Charming Downtown Sarasota Bungalow(21 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 4-6)
Beautiful home available for short- or long-term rental in downtown Sarasota! This 2BR/2BA historic bungalow is fully renovated and spotlessly maintained. Main house includes brick patio seating area and outdoor grill. Locally-based property management team on-call to ensure a pleasant stay. The main house provides all the conveniences a guest could need: completely furnished, pots/pans, dishes, fresh linens, and modern appliances including washer/dryer and dishwasher. All utilities included. Amazing downtown location allows guests to walk to dining, shopping, cultural attractions, and parks. The shops at St. Armand's Circle and the beaches of Lido Key are less than 5 miles away!
* Contact the owner before booking to learn more about how we pass along savings through an eCheck discount.
A matching Craftsman-style carriage house was completed in 2016. The carriage house offers a dedicated garage space for the main house and includes a second parking space for the upper level 1BR/1BA guest apartment with its own sitting porch. Guests needing extra space for visiting family or friends may book the 1BR/1BA home under VRBO listing #811457, if not already rented.
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Member since: 2013
- 948 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 6
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
Pets must be indoor only or leashed when in yard, unless prior approval confirmed in writing by owner. Guests accept liability for any damage to property or people attributable to their pets and agree to hold the owner harmless in any litigation related to the action of their pets....moreless
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6
- Master bedroom has one queen bed. Guest room has two twin beds.
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Satellite / Cable
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Eco Tourism
- Sight Seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Jet Skiing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Outdoor Grill:
- Water Sports Gear:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
High Season 2017
Dec 17 - Apr 22, 2017
7 night min stay
High Season 2018
Dec 16 - Apr 21, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
- Pet Fee $75 + tax
- Tax Rate 12%
2% discount off rental rate is available to guests who use eCheck. Inclusive fees. Rates include a one-time linen/towel setup. The house is supplied with non-personal, non-food items needed for daily living. Guests should bring their own personal toiletries and food items. No daily maid service. Although linens and bath towels are included in the unit, daily maid service in not included in the rental rate.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
Amazing downtown location allows guests to walk to dining, shopping, cultural attractions, and parks. The shops at St. Armand's Circle and the beaches of Lido Key are less than 5 miles away!
To learn more about our historic neighborhood, use Google or another search engine to find The Herald Tribune's December 2011 article. It features our house under the wonderful previous owners and some of our fabulous neighbors. Search for 'painted ladies of Gillespie Park.'
Year Purchased: 2013
About: We're both from the South. I'm from Florida, he's from Alabama. We love Florida's beaches and enjoy having pleasant weather all year-round. With careers in the military and foreign service, this home allows us to put down roots in a part of town that has it all: old Florida charm, downtown access to restaurants, shops, and culture, & proximity to the beach!
Why Gillespie Park, Sarasota, FL, USA:
This home is a gem in a neighborhood of similarly restored historic houses affectionately known as the Painted Ladies of Gillespie Park! We loved the care and positive energy that the previous owners brought to the house and hope to continue the tradition. By inviting guests to enjoy the house, we hope the home will continue to be filled with love even during the times we're unable to enjoy it ourselves.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Amazing downtown location. Beautifully-cared for home. Historic Florida charm. Modern amenities include central air-conditioning, washer/dryer, dishwasher, and more.
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Front View of the Tangerine Dream
Outdoor shower with new lattice screen; landscape design by Backyard Getaway
View of main house patio from carriage house (a separate vacation rental)
Backyard Getaway enjoying the newly-designed outdoor area for the main house
View of the front door from inside
Relax completely on these cozy recliner couches
Master bedroom (linens may vary)
Another view of the guest bedroom.
Alternate view of the kitchen; washer/dryer closet across from the fridge
Orchids in the yard
Main entrance with flowers on the trellis out front
Older pic: Back view of the house, including an outdoor shower
Rinse up after the beach in the refreshing outdoor shower
Grill and patio with outdoor shower behind the lattice scren
The front den provides a peaceful retreat inside the home
View of the main living area
Dining room area (furniture may vary)
Two twin beds in the second bedroom.
Jack and Jill bath with locking doors from both bedrooms
Kitchen with all the modern conveniences
Older pic: Closer view of the hot/cold outdoor shower before landscaping
Front view of the Tangerine Dream with bahama shutters
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Saturday, March 25, 2017
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