Tropical Pool Home Just Off World Famous Siesta Key

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Last updated: 09/13/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-29 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Three bedroom, two bath, private pool home located on a quiet culdesac in the highly sought after Gulf Gate Estates. About a mile from the beautiful white sand beaches of Siesta Key, this property offers easy access to all local attractions/beaches with the added luxury of a private heated pool, hot tub and outdoor relaxation. The split floor plan has a king bed in the master and a queen and a double in the other two bedrooms. Both bathrooms are shower/tub combo. Conveniences include washer, dryer and dishwasher.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years of age ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 1 double


  • Master bedroom with king bed, walk-in closet and attached bath. Second bedroom with queen bed and large closet. Sliding pocket doors open rooms directly to pool deck. Third room with double-bed. Room darkening shades on all doors and windows. All rooms are carpeted....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Tiled floors. Extended shower curtain rods to offer more elbow room. Single vanities with under sink storage in both bathrooms....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Beach chairs provided. Lawn and pool care included.


  • Books:

    Books on bookshelf for guest enjoyment...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Verizon cable provieded HD/DVR...moreless

  • Television:

    HD flat screen in living room...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    In-kitchen table and 2-person snack bar area...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Central AC plus individual in-bedroom AC/dehumidifiers for maximum comfort...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Leather reclining sofa and extra large rocker/recliner; mounted flat screen HDTV ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Two-car covered carport...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    bathing and pool/beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Electrolux front load washer and dryer...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Drip coffee maker...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes, utensils and cookware provided...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator:

    side by side refrigerator/freezer with filtered water and ice in door...moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric glass top stove...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Two-slice pop up toaster...moreless


  • Bicycles:

    Bikes equipped with lights and baskets, ready for beach travel...moreless

  • Golf:

    Public golf course in neighborhood. Other golf courses available all around Sarasota....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Screened pool deck with covered and uncovered seating options. Outdoor dining set. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large corner/cul-de-sac lot with tropical landscaping and fruit trees...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool


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from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer and Fall Season
Jun 5 - Dec 30, 2016
14 night min stay
High Season 2017
Dec 31 - May 6, 2017
29 night min stay

Summer and Fall Season 2017
May 7 - Dec 29, 2017
14 night min stay
High Season
Dec 30 - May 26, 2018
29 night min stay

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $150 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Cleaning Fee $125 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 09/13/2016
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11 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sarasota-Bradenton International
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Gulf Gate Entertainment District Food and Drink
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Gulf Gate Golf Club
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Entertainment District Food and Drink-Walking Dist
1.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Siesta Key / Crescent Beach

Car: Recommended

Take a fifteen minute bike ride to the white sand beaches of world famous Siesta Key. While there, stop in for some award winning clam chowder and a beverage at Captain Curt's Sniki Tiki or bike on up the key to Siesta Key Village and enjoy a variety of shops and restaurants. The SKOB (Siesta Key Oyster Bar), Gilligans, Daiquiri Deck, Blase Cafe along with many others provide daily local live entertainment. Be sure to make your way to Sunset Point beach located behind the Village for breath taking views of sunset.

Also, once on the island, you can take advantage of the several 'Free Ride' services for transportation on and off the key. Siesta Key Free Rides, Jonny's Free Rides and Steve's Island Hopper are just a few of these transportation services that operate on tips only. A fun and inexpensive way to get around without the worries of parking or driving after a dinner and cocktails.

Back on the mainland, local attractions include the John and Mable Ringling Museum, Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, The Big Cat Habitat, Sarasota Jungle Gardens, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall and more. Downtown Sarasota is a short six mile ride from the property and features a pedestrian friendly entertainment district with shopping, bars, restuarants and theaters. Be sure to check out Mattisons City Grille and enjoy live entertainment, great food and drink in a beautiful outdoor setting. For some of the area's best seafood visit Barnacle Bill's, also located in downtown Sarasota on Main Street.

From downtown, travel over the Ringling Bridge to visit famous St. Armands Circle on beautiful Lido Key. St. Armand's offers more dining, shopping and live entertainment options. Be sure to stop in at the Columbia Restaurant for a glass of Sangria freshly prepared tableside and the area's best Cuban food.

Located just north of St. Armands Circle is the Mote Marine Research Center and Aquarium. A great way to spend a few hours learning about local marine life. While there say hi to Hugh and Buffett, Mote Marines resident Manatees.

As you can see, Sarasota and its keys have much to enjoy in addition to the crystal clear water, white sand beaches and great weather. Be sure to check out The Ticket published by the Herald Tribune either online ) or in print for a complete listing of weekly entertainment, dining, nightlife, arts, attractions and events.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We moved to Sarasota from Atlanta in 2011 and found our dream home. We have been renovating and updating this beautiful Old Florida home for the last two years. It has been our primary residence during this time. We are now ready to share our lovely home with visitors to the area.

Why the Owner Chose Gulf Gate (Sarasota, FL, USA):
We married on Siesta Key in 2006. We knew then that this was where we wanted our getaway home to be. We found the perfect home in Gulf Gate Estates that provided convenience to all aspects of Sarasota and its Keys. It needed work when we purchased it, and it has been a labor of love over the last two years.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The horseshoe shape of the house is amazing and unique. The house itself surrounds the pool, which is partially covered and fully screened. The master and guest rooms have pocket sliding glass doors that open directly to the pool deck. The living area and kitchen also have pocket doors that open to the deck. This provides an amazing amount of natural light and the ability to completely open up the house for the breeze. The house is beautiful, beachy, and comfortable.

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, September 23, 2016

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