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Villa Near No.1 Beach in the USA!!

(12 Reviews)

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7-30 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

2 bedrooms. 2 bathrooms. Sleeps 4

Lovely, spacious villa in friendly Village des Pins just minutes away from Siesta Key Beach voted #1 beach in the USA in 2011 and again in 2014! All on one level with attached garage. There is a full size washer and dryer in the unit, a luxurious king size bed in master bedroom and twin beds in second bedroom. Free high speed internet, cable T.V. and phone. Comfortable furniture with flat screen t.v's in living room and master bedroom. We remodeled our kitchen a few years ago so we bought new appliances and installed granite counter tops. Kitchen is very well equipped and we even have an electric kettle for those of you who must have a 'real cuppa'!! We have jrecently replaced all the dishes and cookware in the villa and have just completely remodeled both bathrooms.NEW PHOTOS WILL BE POSTED SOON. Village des Pins is a 25 acre park like setting with just 112 well spaced single story villas. There are lighted tennis courts, a huge heated swimming pool, hot tub, shuffleboard and community barbecue grills (gas and charcoal) outside and a beautiful clubhouse with pool table, TV, library and games inside. Many activities during the 'snowbird' season.

9 minutes walk to Macy's door in Sarasota Square Mall! Ample shopping within a short driving distance. 15 minutes to downtown Sarasota with its hotels, cultural activities, theater and many restaurants and a short drive to the famous St. Armand's Circle with shopping, restaurants and Lido Key Beach. For the golf lover there are 30 championship golf courses in and around Sarasota but there are also courses for those of you who prefer something less challenging!

The owners live in Sarasota and it is reassuring to know we are just a few minutes away should you need any help or assistance.
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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, Scottish and cockney!
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 1300 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renter must be 25+...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Suitable for children of all ages...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    You may smoke outside on the lanai but not inside...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Master bedroom has en suite bathroom Second bathroom in hall


  • Books:

    We have a library in the clubhouse - take a book and leave a book. There is a huge selection....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Multi region plays DVD's from all regions of the world...moreless

  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    In clubhouse...moreless

  • Games:

    Scrabble, dominoes, Rimikub...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table:

    In clubhouse...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Large dining table can easily accommodate 6 adults...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Attached and accessible from kitchen...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High Speed...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    We also provide beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Equipped for 6 people with many extras....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Remodeled with new appliances...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Provide basics such as salt and pepper, sugar, laundry detergent...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles:

    We usually have 2 bicycles available for guests...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Community Grills gas and charcoal...moreless

  • Tennis:

    The lighted tennis court is very close to our villa...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Huge pool heated year round...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Good size hot tub in the pool area...moreless



Write a review 4.8
from 12 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2017 Low Season
Apr 22 - Dec 15, 2017
7 night min stay

High Season 2018
Dec 16 - Apr 21, 2018
30 night min stay

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 12%


Rates subject to change without notice. NO PETS OF ANY TYPE PERMITTED.

Check in time 4:00 pm check out time 10:00 am

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 04/23/2017
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13 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sarasota. Tampa or Ft. Meyers 60 miles
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Siesta Key

Car: Recommended

We love walking on Siesta Key Beach rated #1 beach in the USA and only 10 minutes drive from our villa. We also enjoy beachcombing for sharks teeth at Casperson Beach and well as diving for huge megalodon teeth.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: Born and raised in the UK Ross and Jane spent 10 years living in Canada before settling in the Chicago area for 30 years. We fell in love with Sarasota 15 years ago and are so happy to be finally living here permanently. We live 5 minutes drive from the villa so are close by in case of any problems.

Why the Owner Chose Sarasota, FL, USA:
We searched the Sarasota area to find the right property to be our retirement home. We looked at condos on the beach, villas on the golf course but as soon as we drove into Village des Pins we did not look any further. The 112 villas isurrounded by park like grounds with a fantastic pool was our dream and no other property came close.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
location, location, location! We are so close to everything in Sarasota and the surrounding area. A quiet little enclave with only 112 homes with lots of space inside and out. This can truly be your home away from home and our repeat guests feel exactly that, we have many families who return every year for their Sarasota top up!

Contact us

Speaks: english, Scottish and cockney!
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/23/2017

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  • Front of Villa

    Front of Villa

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Master Bedroom with King Size bed

    Master Bedroom with King Size bed

  • Lanai


  • Kitchen with full size washer and dryer

    Kitchen with full size washer and dryer

  • Master and Living Rooms

    Master and Living Rooms

  • Eat in kitchen

    Eat in kitchen

  • Second bathroom remodeled Dec 2015

    Second bathroom remodeled Dec 2015

  • Pool and Hot Tub

    Pool and Hot Tub

  • Lanai


  • Shuffleboard court

    Shuffleboard court

  • One of two tennis courts

    One of two tennis courts

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Front Hallway

    Front Hallway

  • Master Bath remodeled Dec 2015

    Master Bath remodeled Dec 2015

  • Remodeled Kitchen

    Remodeled Kitchen

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining


  • Second Bedroom with twin beds

    Second Bedroom with twin beds

  • Front of the clubhouse

    Front of the clubhouse

  • Pool


  • Very private rear of villa

    Very private rear of villa

  • Serenity Fountain

    Serenity Fountain

  • BBQ Area

    BBQ Area

VRBO #499774

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Monday, April 24, 2017

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