Stunning 3/2 Private Pool House in Prime Venice Island Beach Location! Sleeps 10(31 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Popular Pool House, 3 Bedrooms+2 sofa sleepers, 2 full bathrooms (Sleeps 10).
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No pets. no smoking inside or out as we provide a healthy environment. Low-key, respectful vacationers only as this is nice quiet upscale beach community. No monthly/seasonal stay discounts -we are primarily a short stay vacation stay place & fill up year round.
Location, location, location!! Venice Island was just featured in "Coastal Living Magazine" as one of the Best Seaside Towns in the US! In a prime, quiet Venice Island setting, Villa Portofino is one of the very few legal weekly stay vacation houses in this highly desired beach town!
* Don't risk booking an "illegal weekly rental place" which can easily fall through. Be safe and choose a local leader in upscale vacation house accommodations with more than a decade experience in providing top hospitality service! We love treating our guests like family.
With its breathtaking gulf waters, tropic climate, small-town charm, friendly atmosphere and pristine environment, Venice attracts visitors from all over the world.
Villa Sorrento offers a gorgeous new resort-like private heated pool in backyard showcasing multiple fountains water feature, massage therapy jets in swimout, Cancun Blue Pebbletec water color, upscale paver pool deck, Multiple colors LED pool lighting, and outdoor shower. For families with kids who can swim well as pool is close to back door. Plus large open-air paver patio area with dining set & comfortable lounge chairs. Pool-side happy hour anyone? New free-standing wicker pool-side bar set!!
You will feel right at home in this attractive Villa Sorrento vacation home with 3 bedrooms (2 with king beds, & 3rd bedroom has deluxe bunk-bed set which can sleep up to 4 (twin bunk over full bunk and a twin trundle under the full bunk) - plus 2 new queen-size sofa sleepers in family room), two full bathrooms, family room with new large high-definition flatscreen LED TV, kitchen, and 'Florida Room.' Guests love to 'dine in' with our gourmet kitchen with granite counters, granite island, cherry cabinets, new stainless steel appliances. If you don't feel like cooking, the area offers top restaurants at reasonable prices & fantastic local Venice Theater. Relax in your master bedroom suite with new bed linens, walk-in closet, desk, TV, and private master bathroom with double cherry vanities and Tuscan tile shower.
Villa Sorrento will accommodate up to 10 using sofa sleepers - but it's also perfect for 2-3 couples traveling together, or as a romantic & spacious getaway for two. Most of our guests are 'repeats' we are happy to say.
This Venice Island house was recently renovated with new stucco/freshly painted exterior, over-sized ceramic tile floors, new windows, new furnishings, recessed lighting and deluxe pool area. Central AC/electric heat. Beach days are a breeze with rolling beach cart which holds the provided beach chairs, beach/pool towels, insulated beach bag/soft cooler, beach umbrella, and beach toys. Bike rental option with free delivery to house. Biking is very popular on Venice Island.
Venice Island is located in Southwest Florida, near Sarasota along the shoreline of the Gulf of Mexico. Recently featured in 'Coastal Living' magazine as the 'Mediterranean Mayberry,' Venice Island offers a friendliness level and relaxed lifestyle beyond compare. We are just crazy about Venice - and consider it a 'best kept secret' in vacation destinations. Visit once & you will be hooked on it's charm
Get in shape or stay in shape on vacation with free yoga classes on the beach at end of Venice Ave. Island's public golf course with 27 holes less & affordable green fees than half mile from house. Tennis rackets available for guest use. Public Tennis courts & shuffleboard about 1 mile away. After beach or fitness time, relax at 'your beach home' with beautiful new private pool area, HDTV, growing book collection; and favorite family board games: Trivia Pursuit, Monopoly, Scrabble, Candyland, Poker, etc. Free high-speed, wireless internet access for guests who bring their laptop (or can walk to library for computer use). Please note: small island airport near-by - we have never have had any noise complaints with it because strict noise restrictions- small aircrafts only like medical flights, daylight hours (with a fantastic breakfast/lunch diner - the best omelets & cuban sandwiches in town!). Opposite is true-this is a very quiet family-friendly residential beach area - you will sleep well! Neighbors & other vacationers enjoy their peace & quiet so we seek low-key, quiet vacationers to keep everyone happy. Many of our guests return year after year as a family tradition.
Other Amenities: Tennis rackets available for guest use. Free yoga classes on the beach! Outdoor shower comes in handy post-beach. New Vanities in Both Bathrooms, One Bathroom has Bath/Shower Combination and the Other has New Large Tiled Shower with double vanities, Other amenities include a spacious backyard, walk-in closet in master suite, Free Cable TV,DVD, new deluxe patio table and chairs, Ironing Board and Iron, Rolling Beach Cart, Beach Toys, Beach Chairs, Beach towels. No Pets - do not inquire about pets as we do not make exceptions. no smoking, no parties/events or noisy gatherings of any kind at property, guests must be 25 years old or older or staying with parents/guardians.
Low key, quiet vacationers only as year-round neighbors like their peace & quiet so we match with like-minded guests. In return you will enjoy a wonderfully relaxing quiet escape at Villa Sorrento!
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Member since: 2005
- 1500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 10
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Low Allergen Environment
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10
- * King Bed (2) : Two of the three bedrooms have king beds! The 2 king bedrooms are located on both ends of the house making this a great place for couples/families to share or lots of space for one couple/family! New designer bed linens. The master bedroom has a walk-in-closet, desk and high speed internet access throughout house for guests who bring laptops. * New deluxe bunk-bed set! - twin over full over twin trundle - sleeps up to 4 - in the third bedroom. Good-sized closet and plenty of dresser drawer space for storage. Cable TV in all bedrooms & family room. * Convertible Bed (2) : - 2 queen size sofa sleepers in family room Beach toys & boogie boards. Basket of books, magazines, popular board games. Dressers and plenty of closet space in all bedrooms. New large high definition LED flat screen TV. Guests often comment on the decor & many guests return each year!...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Bikes/Kayaks/SUPs/Boats/Jet skis/watersports etc. available to rent central AC & heat. - beautiful new backyard private pool! * full size washer/dryer * Linens Provided: New designer bed linens provided. 300+ thread count sheets for comfortable night sleep! Fluffy white bath towels provided. Beach towels provided. * Off Street Parking: place to park up to 3 cars in private driveway (free parking). * Cable/Satellite TV: New large high definition HDTV LED in family room. TV in each of the three bedrooms. * Deck/Patio: New deluxe patio furniture in spacious backyard! * beautiful Florida Room with French Doors and plenty of windows overlooking private pool & backyard! WiFi (Wireless Internet): FREE high speed wireless internet access for guests who bring laptops. Or can walk to library if you want to use their computers. ...moreless
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Library:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Filtered Water
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Water Cooler
- Wireless Internet:
- 4 Ring Stove
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
Newly renovated, well-equipped kitchen with MANY upscale features. Guest save big bucks 'dining in' if they wish or area has many reasonably priced restaurants. Granite counters & stainless steel appliances. Tile floors throughout! Florida Room with French Doors overlooking private pool with fountains water feature...moreless
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Deck / Patio:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Large Cooler
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
- Screen Porch / Veranda
- Small Cooler
- Walkway To Water
- Water Sports Gear:
- Wood Deck
Pool / Spa
- Heated Pool
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mar 25 - Mar 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Apr 1 - Apr 21, 2017
2 night min stay
mid April to mid june, 2017
Apr 22 - Jun 16, 2017
2 night min stay
mid June to mid Aug, 2017
Jun 17 - Aug 11, 2017
2 night min stay
mid Aug to Nov.17, 2017
Aug 12 - Nov 17, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 18 - Nov 24, 2017
2 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat
Early winter 2017
Nov 25 - Dec 22, 2017
2 night min stay
Dec 23 - Jan 5, 2018
2 night min stay
January 6- Feb 2, 2018
Jan 6 - Feb 2, 2018
2 night min stay
Feb 3 - Apr 6, 2018
2 night min stay
Apr 7 - Dec 21, 2018
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- House/pool cleaning Fee $149 + tax
- Tax Rate 12%
Good news! Even though this is NOT our fee & we don't agree with this website's new booking fee - we have reduced ALL rates to more than cover this website's new booking fee! Sorry no monthly discounts as we specialize in short term stays. We now have flexible arrival & departure days! Credit cards accepted. Reservations are non-refundable like most houses so we suggest trip insurance for peace of mind. Check in: 4 pm EST. Check out by 10 am. EST. No pets/no smoking inside or out/no student groups. Must be 25 or older or staying with parents. Low-key, respectful vacationers only as this is nice, quiet, upscale beach community- you will sleep well. We are the property owners and we have more than a decade of vacation rental experience so you will be well taken care of. We have many happy repeat guests.
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On desirable 'Island of Venice' - short 5 minute walk to beautiful beach, Fishing Pier & popular ocean-front Sharky's (casual) and Fin's (upscale) restaurants. Longer 8/10 mile walk to scenic town center filled with unique shops & restaurants! Hunt for the pre-historic sharks teeth Venice is famous for! Location, location, location! For a little sunset watching and live music, the home is walkable to 'lots to do' including the very popular Sharky's ocean-front restaurant/Tiki Bar for amazing sunsets; and Venice Pier for the best fishing. Gorgeous brand new private pool in backyard! We are close to the island's public golf course & tennis courts - and short drive to 5 challenging public and semi-private golf courses. Short few minute walk to the beach on sidewalk and close to the historic downtown district filled with Northern Italian architecture, charming boutiques, antique stores, ice-cream shops, and first-rate restaurants. You can also walk to the new Community Center (exercise & art classes, special events and concerts), Art Center, Library (on our street), even the Publix Grocery Store. Great day trips to Sanibel, Orlando's many theme parks - Disney World, Epcot, Seaworld, Tampa's Busch Gardens; Sarasota's many cultural attraction; Natural springs spa.
Other Activities: 'Shark's Tooth Hunting, sunset watching, beach walking, fishing, scuba diving, boating, wildlife viewing, miniature golf, health/beauty spa, ocean swimming, bike riding, surfing, antique shopping, bargain shopping, boutique shopping & casual dining, fantastic local theatre & many unique special events.
Beach Bound Escapes & blue starfish beach resort
Year Purchased: 2005
About: My husband and I met in near-by Longboat Key Florida years ago. We discovered the ultra-charming Venice Island area about ten years ago - one of the best kept secrets in vacation destinations! Now we have many guests hooked on Venice Island's unique appeal.
Why Venice, FL, USA:
Location, location, location! Villa Sorrento guests can walk to the Gulf of Mexico, Fishing Pier & popular Sharky's Tiki Bar/restaurant in 5 minutes! Or guests can take a longer walk to the Historic district with charming shops, restaurants including the new very popular Daiquiri Deck restaurant & bar; tennis & shuffleboard courts, fantastic theater, parks, playgrounds; & amazing ice cream. The library, new Community Center & Art Center are all on our street and guests can drop in these great places as they head to Venice Avenue. Kids can run through the children's fountain on Venice Ave. & enjoy finding pre-historic sharks teeth for everyone in their class! Teens & guests of all ages can participate in numerous watersports with nearby rentals of SUPs, kayaks, parasailing, boats, scuba diving, etc. There is so much to do close to Villa Sorrento or you can chill out and do nothing but relax:).
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our talented interior designer has renovated this Venice Island pool house so that it is very inviting, and not like a typical rental place. We think you will feel right at home at our popular Villa Sorrento! The central Island location has been great. Our guests love how the new private pool turned out with the multiple fountains water feature, massage therapy jets in swimout, cool Cancun Blue water color. We treat our guests like family! We are proud that many guests come back each year as their family tradition. Each guests receives our frequently updated guest guide with the inside scoop on best restaurants, local activities, etc. so they can feel like a local. * Prime location! - Venice Island was just featured in "Coastal Living Magazine" as one of the Best Seaside Towns in the US! In a prime, quiet Venice Island setting, Villa Portofino is one of the very few legal weekly stay vacation houses in this highly desired beach town! * Don't risk booking an "illegal weekly rental place" which can easily fall through. Be safe and choose a local leader in upscale vacation house accommodations with more than a decade experience in providing top hospitality service!
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Gorgeous private heated pool with multiple fountains feature at Villa Sorrento
Villa Sorrento's family room offers 2 sofa sleepers & new flat screen TV
Our talented interior designer created a very relaxing escape!
Private master bathroom with double vanities & Tuscan-tiled shower
Short walk to popular Sharky's ocean-front Tiki Bar/restaurant for Sunsets!
Dine-in in style or enjoy our many great restaurants. Dining room with pool view
Deluxe bunks-twin over full bed & twin trundle slides out under full to sleep 4
Our breathtaking beaches never get crowded. Beach gear provided!
Enjoy delicious food and great views at Crow's Nest Marina Restaurant
Little ones love to splash in popular Venice Ave Children's Fountain!
Shop til you drop in Venice's many charming boutiques. All walkable
The fishing opportunities are endless! No fishing license needed at Pier near us
Guests LOVE our gourmet kitchen with granite counters & island
Hunt for pre-historic sharks teeth Venice is famous for!
Relax in master bedroom suite with king bed & all new furniture! walk-in closet
Very popular Venice Island private pool house enjoys many happy repeat guests!
Enjoy pancakes & mimosas in light-filled Florida room overlooking private pool
Rare feature-2 bedrooms have king-size beds! new bed linens & flat screen TV
Tiled shower/tub combination & new vanity in guest bathroom
Family fun on the beach = priceless!
Beach toys, beach umbrella, towels, boogie boards all provided!
Get your game on at our nice public tennis or island's 27 hole golf course.
Its ALWAYS 5 o'clock in Venice - guests love the new Daiquiri Deck on Venice Ave
Deeded beach access! Paradise found.
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Monday, March 27, 2017
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