RENT FOR THE MONTH AND RECEIVE A 15% DISCOUNT! Recently update with new flooring and new furniture. This 2 bedroom 2 bathroom home sits in a nice quiet neighborhood close to the beach, restaurants and shopping. It has a trundle bed that makes into two more twins. Fully equipped kitchen for the family chef and a new grill for BBQ Dad! Ready for you to enjoy. Everything is included and you will love the location. Very close to the famous Siesta Key Beach. Shopping, movie theater, restaurants, grocery, pubs & bars, you name it. Gulf Gate in Sarasota is a very safe and fun area where the neighbors are friendly and there is lots to do. The little Gulf Gate golf course is fun and the village has lots of neat restaurants and bars. The Sarasota Square Mall is 3 minutes away and the new Town Center Mall is fantastic and is just an 18 minute drive. Or you can stay home and enjoy the covered lanai. Just about everything is close and within biking distance. The Gulf Gate community has been described as 'the gourmet center of south Sarasota' with many restaurants within a two or three minute drive from the house. Plus bakeries, hair salons, clothing shops, pubs, etc. Notable are Opa-Opa Greek restaurant, Mak's Chinese restaurant, The Veg fish and vegetarian restaurant, Dolce Italia Italian restaurant, Thai Steak House, and Randabi's Deli. The community is mostly single-family homes and the people are very friendly.
We are just four miles from Siesta Beach, which has two outstanding public beaches with ample public parking, tennis courts, etc. Sarasota is also a center of entertainment and cultural events, with its own ballet, symphony orchestra, opera company, and world-class museum. Osalo Theater provides both continuing and repertory stage performances. The Van Wezel Performing Arts Center brings world-renown presentations to downtown Sarasota, just 15 minutes away. There are numerous festivals throughout the year: Sarasota International Movie Festival, June Music Festival, etc. There are such culturally interesting activities as International dancing, chalk-art competitions, art exhibition openings, wild animal parks, and auto museums.
Close to the house is Gulf Gate Shopping Center, with a Publix supermarket, major chain stores, and restaurants. Public golf courses are nearby, as are tennis courts, Mayakka State Park, boat rentals, tours, and hiking. It is near churches and synagogues, and the Gulf Gate Library is nearby.
Busch Gardens in Tampa is a one hour drive and Disney World is less than two hours. The Sarasota Airport is just 15 minutes and Tampa International is a one hour drive. There are cruise ships going out of Tampa and Miami is less than 4 hours.
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