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Charming Downtown Sarasota Bungalow

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Back view of the house, including an outdoor shower to rinse off after the beach

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Last updated: 08/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

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!

A matching Craftsman-style carriage house will be completed by summer 2016 to offer a dedicated garage space for the main house and include 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.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 948 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Any evidence of smoking inside the house may result in the partial loss of the security deposit....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    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

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

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  • Guest Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

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  • Master bedroom has one queen bed. Guest room has two twin beds.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Jack and Jill Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Second Full Bath: toilet, shower

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  • After-beach shower: outdoor shower

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  • 2 full bathrooms, as well as a hot/cold shower outdoors for guests to rinse off after the beach....moreless

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Walking distance to the best of Sarasota's downtown shops, restaurants, and bay views!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Indoor dining for 4 guests. Outdoor patio seating for 4 guests....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Available upon request....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Many options to choose from in Sarasota...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    An outdoor grill is provided to respectfully share with the carriage house residents. Guests must grill responsibly and take proper precautions to avoid fire...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Available at the park down the block...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Beach equipment available to borrow/return....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season 2017
Dec 17 - Apr 22, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,200 $3,650
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$800 $2,400
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
  • Pet Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

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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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport
0.3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Blue Rooster
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bobby Jones Golf Complex
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-75 (Fruitville Road exit)
0.3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Station 400
4 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lido Key

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.'

 

Manager info

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.


Contact us

Speaks: english, german, spanish, russian, Thai

 

Photos

  • Back view of the house, including an outdoor shower to rinse off after the beach

    Back view of the house, including an outdoor shower to rinse off after the beach

  • Front View of the House

    Front View of the House

  • The front den provides a peaceful retreat inside the home

    The front den provides a peaceful retreat inside the home

  • View of the main living area

    View of the main living area

  • Dining room area (furniture may vary)

    Dining room area (furniture may vary)

  • Two twin beds in the second bedroom.

    Two twin beds in the second bedroom.

  • Jack and Jill bath with locking doors from both bedrooms

    Jack and Jill bath with locking doors from both bedrooms

  • Kitchen with all the modern conveniences

    Kitchen with all the modern conveniences

  • Closer view of the hot/cold outdoor shower

    Closer view of the hot/cold outdoor shower

  • Trellis in front of Tangerine Dream

    Trellis in front of Tangerine Dream

  • Home Front View

    Home Front View

  • Main entrance with flowers on the trellis out front

    Main entrance with flowers on the trellis out front

  • Welcome home!

    Welcome home!

  • View of the front door from inside

    View of the front door from inside

  • Relax completely on these cozy recliner couches

    Relax completely on these cozy recliner couches

  • Master bedroom (linens may vary)

    Master bedroom (linens may vary)

  • Another view of the guest bedroom.

    Another view of the guest bedroom.

  • Second bathroom

    Second bathroom

  • Alternate view of the kitchen; washer/dryer closet across from the fridge

    Alternate view of the kitchen; washer/dryer closet across from the fridge

  • Orchids in the yard

    Orchids in the yard

  • Side view of the house

    Side view of the house

VRBO #454319

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, August 24, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, german, spanish, russian, Thai
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