New (2012) 3BR/2.5BA House, Hugh Fenced Yard, 5 Blocks to Siesta Beaches

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Last updated: 09/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-31 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

The house is a bright, newly constructed ( in 2012) 3 bedroom home near the Siesta Beaches. Located 75 minutes south of Tampa Airport, Sarasota is a community rich in history, award-winning beaches and plenty of outdoor activities. This property is nestled in a quiet community a 10 minute walk from the white sands of Siesta Key's Crescent Beach and 3 blocks from the shops, restaurants and boat rentals of Stickney Point Bridge area. There are plenty of good restaurants, pizza, ice cream and boat and bike rentals within walking distance.

This home is built next door to property that has been in the family since the '50s, and is situated at the front of a large 0.4 acre property with half of it a fenced-in, grass backyard. Kids and small pets love the safe environment in which to play as adults watch from the large screened lanai, kitchen, or great room. The home has a lovely terrazzo-type floor, new furniture, a fully-functional, fully outfitted kitchen, broadband internet, WiFi, and is scattered with artwork from our family.

We built this place specifically as a bright and airy Siesta Key beach house. It is designed to accommodate our family and pets for vacations in carefree, tasteful and low maintenance living. This house is designed to stand up to 140 mph hurricane winds, with low energy usage due to its special construction. We have tried to make this a turn-key place for visitors to enjoy, from coffee grinders to hairdryers to beach toys, we have outfitted it for our use and yours. There is also a guest book, that we and visitors update with menus and brochures from local sites and vendors, including such things as rentals for cribs, baby strollers and sports equipment. There is a bonus room to setup an 'office' for those who can't get completely away from work. We hope you enjoy it!

This property is located across the Intercoastal Waterway from Siesta Key on Beechwood Ave., which means you can visit the beaches without having to put up with traffic on the only two bridges, it is a quieter location, and the price is right. An advantage of single family homes is that you are not limited to a single car.

The local management company is 3 blocks away. They will take care of your needs and of course, you can always contact us with problems, questions, suggestions or feedback.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age is 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    The screened lanai is available for smokers....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Most dogs are OK...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Probably not suitable for someone 100% dependent on the wheelchair, but close. There is about a 4-6 inch step up at the front door, and a 1-2 inch threshold out to the screened lanai. The master shower has zero threshold, but no hold bars....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


  • Books:

    Various books left by us and other renters. Also an excellent used book store nearby, as well as Books-A-Million and B&N....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    HDMI capable so you can stream from your laptop...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    See photos. Dining area within the 19' x 36' great room, but many prefer to eat on the screened lanai....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    on a 24/365 maintenance agreement....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    WiFi. There is a wireless printer, but it's condition is not guaranteed. We use it, and it works when we leave, but ......moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Large covered carport. No umbrella needed to get between car and house....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of bath towels, May or may not be beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    and Cuisinart bean grinder....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Not hand-me-downs, these were purchased new specifically for this house...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Truly complete. We fly in, and we routinely put on Thanksgiving dinner for 8-10....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    with ice maker...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane gas grill. You may need to refill the propane....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sept-Oct 2016
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2016
14 night min stay
November & December
Nov 1 - Dec 30, 2016
14 night min stay
winter - January
Jan 1 - Jan 31, 2017
31 night min stay

winter - February
Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2017
28 night min stay

winter - March
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2017
31 night min stay

April & May
Apr 1 - May 31, 2017
14 night min stay
Summer - June thru October
Jun 1 - Oct 31, 2017
14 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 12%


Daily rate discounted after 14 days

$500 deposit with reservation, 50% due 30 days before arrival, balance on arrival

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 09/21/2016
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0.75 Miles
Nearest Beach
Cresent Beach (south end of Siesta Key beach)

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  • Street View

    Street View

  • Bonus room

    Bonus room

  • Greatroom looking toward doors to lanai.  Hall to guest rooms is on left.

    Greatroom looking toward doors to lanai. Hall to guest rooms is on left.

  • Kitchen and coffee bar.  Center island is 3' x 11' in size.

    Kitchen and coffee bar. Center island is 3' x 11' in size.

  • Queen bedroom

    Queen bedroom

  • Twin bedroom

    Twin bedroom

  • Greatroom (19' x 42') looking from lanai doors toward street.

    Greatroom (19' x 42') looking from lanai doors toward street.

  • Looking from kitchen toward lanai... note sliding panels covering doors to lanai

    Looking from kitchen toward lanai... note sliding panels covering doors to lanai

  • Screened lanai.

    Screened lanai.

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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New (2012) 3BR/2.5BA House, Hugh Fenced Yard, 5 Blocks To Siesta Beaches

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