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Villa Grande in Venice - Large Fenced Yard - Private Beach - Ferry Passes - Wifi

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Comfortable living room features 39 inch HD LED TV and BluRay player

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Last updated: 03/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5-27 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath House With Garage/Laundry/Fully Stocked

Our spacious Villa Grande home is located just minutes away from the popular Sharky's restaurant, downtown Venice and several fabulous *free* beaches.

A single story villa, it is fully updated with tile floors throughout and features a split design separating the two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Many amenities are provided to make your vacation relaxing, including beach chairs, pool noodles, beach umbrella, beach towels, beach toys, shark's tooth strainer and two beach cruiser bicycles with front baskets.

Visit beautiful Venice Island. Shop, eat and enjoy the sunny Florida scenery. Venice, Florida is known as the 'Shark's Tooth Capital of the World' and your vacation paradise is only minutes from Caspersen Beach where you can scoop shark's teeth right out of the shallows. Don't worry, these teeth aren't new, they're prehistoric.

One side of Villa Grande features the master bedroom boasting a King size bed and a walk-in closet with plenty of room for your clothes. The master bathroom has a tub, shower, towel closet and plenty of counter space on the vanity. Feel extra pampered with the plush spa towels and spa robes provided for you during your stay.

On the other side of the home, a pocket door gives the second bedroom its own living area with access to a full second bathroom. The bedroom includes a Queen size bed and a roomy closet for all of those new 'Shark's Tooth Capital' t-shirts. The second bathroom has a spacious vanity top, large mirror and a large walk-in shower.

Also offered is one fold-out Simmons DreamSleep twin bed with very comfy memory foam mattress and a roomy full mattress sized sofa bed in the Florida room.

The kitchen features a breakfast bar and is fully stocked with pots, pans, gadgets and updated appliances - including dishwasher. We also stock spices, coffee, salt, pepper, sugar and other basics that you don't have to buy at the store. We provide paper towels, toilet paper, laundry soap, dishwasher soap and some sample sizes of toothpaste, mouthwash etc so the only thing you need to shop for is perishable food that you'd like to cook at home.

Sit back and relax after a day on the beach in the Living Room, which features a 39 inch flat screen TV, Verizon FIOS HD TV including a DVR so you can record your favorite shows while you are out exploring and high speed wireless Internet access (WiFi). Telephones feature free unlimited local and national calling in the US.

Throw open the French door and let the breeze pour in as you enjoy a little coffee or tea. Dine outside while enjoying the Florida sunshine under the palm trees while your kids or pets play in the fenced yard.

The garage is attached and includes automatic door control and full size washer and dryer for drying those wet bathing suits, washing those towels you were sitting on at the beach or getting your clothes cleaned of one adventure and ready for the next.

Villa Grande has ceiling fans throughout as well as central air and heating. Nearby is a heated outdoor Olympic pool at the Venice YMCA which has great daily, weekly or monthly rates to use the entire facility.

One feature which we believe sets our property apart from many others is that we now use a keyless entry system and you are given a code to access the house which is individualized and never the same. There are no cleaning people or contractors who will have a key to the house. As the property owners, we respect your privacy and value your security.

Venice is a very beautiful and laid back city and you're sure to meet other friendly people biking the Legacy Trail and walking as you take a stroll or walk your dog. The local area has several dog parks and Brohard Paw Park Dog Beach where your pooch can run free.

Included with your stay is a pass to the South Venice Beach Ferry. Experience nostalgic 'Old Florida' as you take a 4 minute ride on the ferry to the beach which is only accessible to people with ferry passes. The beach ferry has turned out to be a favorite with our guests!

We can process your credit card payment or an electronic check payment.
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Owner

Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/22/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

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  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Most pets are OK - please check with owner...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    Includes private bathroom and walk in closet...moreless

  • Second Bedroom: 1 queen

    Has pocket door that allows private access to guest bathroom...moreless

  • Additional sleeping includes: 1) Simmons Memory Foam DreamSleep folding twin bed 2) one Full sized sofa bed in the Florida room. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Guest Bathroom: toilet, shower

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  • Guest bathroom has walk-in shower - no tub

Other Amenities

  • Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sandpiper-Properties-SWF/1489218437966210?ref=stream...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Small collection of fiction and non-fiction books available...moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Blu-Ray player...moreless

  • Television:

    39' HD LED TV...moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach boogie board, two adult beach cruisers, noodles, shark's tooth strainer...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    Also outdoor dining on back patio with grill Outdoor patio table with umbrella seats 6...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central A/C...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Roomy one car garage with inside entrance and garage door opener remote provided...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central heat when needed...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wireless Internet provided (FIOS)...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Large open living room with 39' HD LED TV and Blu-Ray player...moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking for 4 cars...moreless

  • Telephone:

    House phone features unlimited calls to landlines and mobile phones in the U.S and locally....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Luxurious spa towels provided...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Also laundry soap and fabric softener provided...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully stocked with utensils, dishes, glassware, pots and pans, even a small electric juicer...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic spices, coffee, sugar, salt and pepper included to start you off...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Both beach cruisers have front mounted wire baskets...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Outdoor table seats 6 with umbrella for shade all day...moreless

  • Golf:

    Numerous golf courses to choose from (not included with stay)...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Spacious privacy FENCED yard...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2017 Season
Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2017
27 night min stay

$4,356
April 2017
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2017
5 night min stay
$155
$1,085 $4,185
Summer 2017
May 1 - Oct 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$113
$791 $2,985
Fall 2017
Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$130
$910 $3,432
January 2018
Jan 1 - Jan 31, 2018
5 night min stay
$179
$1,253 $5,370
2018 Season
Feb 1 - Mar 31, 2018
27 night min stay

$5,370
April/May 2018
Apr 1 - May 31, 2018
5 night min stay
$179
$1,253 $5,370
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$115
$805 $3,035
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Booking Fee $50
  • Damage Insurance $49
  • Cleaning Fee $150 + tax
  • Pet Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Pet fee for 28 nights or more is $125 for up to 3 pets and cleaning fee is $175.

For stays being booked beyond 45 days in advance we accept a 30% reservation deposit to hold your dates.

We accept most major credit cards as well as electronic checks


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 03/22/2017
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Location

  • Sharky's On The Pier

    "Sharky's on the Pier is THE spot to visit for food and live music right on the beach at the ..."

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  • Legacy Bike Trail

    "The Legacy Trail between Sarasota and Venice covers 10 miles and runs along a former CSX Rai..."

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  • Crow's Nest Marina Restaurant & Tavern

  • Caspersen Beach

    "Scour the beach and surf for prehistoric shark's teeth - plenty still left for the taking. C..."

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  • Brohard Paw Park

    "Let your doggies enjoy the beach at Brohard Paw Park! Fenced access to the beach and then l..."

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  • Venice Pier

    "No fishing license needed to fish from the Venice Fishing Pier. A tackle shop is right on th..."

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  • Venice Area Audubon Society

    "The Venice Rookery is free and full of exotic birds who roost there every night and hang out..."

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  • South Venice Beach Ferry and Boat Ramp

    "For a unique "old Florida" experience, take the South Venice Beach Ferry to the private beac..."

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  • Venice Little Theatre

    "Unique small town live theater is sure to entertain!"

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  • Siesta Key Beach

    "Gorgeous sugar soft white sand on a spacious beach is a must see beach trip only 25 minutes ..."

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  • Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium

    "Mote Marine Aquarium is a great stop for families - only 25 minutes north of Venice in Sarasota"

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  • Warm Mineral Springs

    "Take a dip in the warm mineral rich water of Warm Mineral Springs. Water temperature is 86 d..."

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  • Breezy Villa Tropical Retreat - Private Beach nearby - WiFi - Bikes - Pets ok!

    "Breezy Villa can be found on VRBO at http://vrbo.com/462909"

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  • Myakka River State Park

    "Take an airboat ride around Myakka Lake to see alligators and lots of exotic birds that make..."

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  • Venice Main Street

  • Venetian Waterway Park

    "This scenic 10-mile trail was developed by Venice Area Beautification Inc. with assistance f..."

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  • The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

    "This museum is not just for circus lovers. It has become the official Florida State Art Muse..."

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  • BrewBurger's Pub and Grill

    "Popular place in Venice to get a great burger and enjoy a selection of micro brews. Often th..."

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  • Angelo's Italian Market

    "Great place for some REAL Italian food. Part Italian Market and part sit down dining, you wi..."

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  • BrewBurger's Pub and Grill

    "Popular place in Venice to get a great burger and enjoy a selection of micro brews. Often th..."

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  • Herman's Meats

    "Family run old fashioned neighborhood butcher with excellent quality fresh meats and lunch m..."

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  • Benny's Bada Bing

    "Everyone feels like part of the "family" here at Benny's Bada Bing - great Italian food and ..."

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  • The Dome Flea Market

    "A collection of local fish and vegetables as well as crafts and all sorts of eclectic flea m..."

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  • Yoga on the Beach with Elin

    "Free yoga on the beach every morning at Venice Beach with Elin - definitely a highlight of y..."

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28 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sarasota Bradenton Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Tony's Chicago Beef
1.1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
South Venice Beach Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Pelican Pointe Golf Community
0.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 41 - Tamiami Trail
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Bonefish Grill
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Manasota Beach

Car: Recommended

Nearby attractions include: Siesta Key, Myakka State Park, Mote Aquarium, Venice Island Boutique Shopping, Venice Fishing Pier, Orlando and Disney World (2 hours), Caspersen Beach, Sharky's on the Beach restaurant, Fox Lea Farm with many horse shows and activities is only 15 minutes away

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: Hi! My name is Ruth and my significant other Dan and I live in Venice so we can take care of any issues with the house ourselves. We visited the area in December 2011 from Pennsylvania and during our stay we decided to move here and have never looked back.

Why the Owner Chose Venice, FL, USA:
We chose this house to offer as a seasonal rental because it is conveniently located yet also in a quiet residential neighborhood. We added a privacy fence to the spacious back yard and changed the flooring to ceramic tile so that we can accommodate travelers with their pets. We own and manage this property ourselves. You will never have to deal with a property manager.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
House is on a spacious corner lot with a tropical garden feel. Back yard is completely privacy fenced. Floor plan is open and spacious feeling.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/22/2017

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Photos

  • Comfortable living room features 39 inch HD LED TV and BluRay player

    Comfortable living room features 39 inch HD LED TV and BluRay player

  • Living room seats 6 people

    Living room seats 6 people

  • Dining area seats four and breakfast bar seats two

    Dining area seats four and breakfast bar seats two

  • Florida room features a full sized sofa bed for extra guests and a writing desk

    Florida room features a full sized sofa bed for extra guests and a writing desk

  • Kitchen is fully stocked for making home cooked meals

    Kitchen is fully stocked for making home cooked meals

  • Master Suite is spacious with a walk in closet

    Master Suite is spacious with a walk in closet

  • Second bedroom has a comfy Queen sized bed

    Second bedroom has a comfy Queen sized bed

  • Second bathroom can be made private behind a pocket door creating a second suite

    Second bathroom can be made private behind a pocket door creating a second suite

  • Fully fenced back yard is spacious with a triple lot

    Fully fenced back yard is spacious with a triple lot

  • Villa Grande Floor Plan

    Villa Grande Floor Plan

  • Popular Sharky's on the Pier and new Fin's restaurant on the beach

    Popular Sharky's on the Pier and new Fin's restaurant on the beach

  • Enjoy the sunset from Venice Fishing Pier

    Enjoy the sunset from Venice Fishing Pier

  • Bright sunny and open floor plan

    Bright sunny and open floor plan

  • Master bedroom features a comfy King sized bed

    Master bedroom features a comfy King sized bed

  • Master bath features a tub/shower combination

    Master bath features a tub/shower combination

  • Extra pillows and spa robes and slippers provided for your stay

    Extra pillows and spa robes and slippers provided for your stay

  • Fire up some burgers on the propane gas grill and enjoy the tropical back yard

    Fire up some burgers on the propane gas grill and enjoy the tropical back yard

  • Beach cruiser bikes are available for you during your stay

    Beach cruiser bikes are available for you during your stay

  • Villa Grande Floor Plan

    Villa Grande Floor Plan

  • Pristine beach at the Venice Fishing Pier

    Pristine beach at the Venice Fishing Pier

  • Sunset from a table at Sharky's

    Sunset from a table at Sharky's

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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