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House as seen from quiet lane. Generous driveway on right has covered parking.

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Last updated: 08/01/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

You are truly in the islands when you relax and wind down in this charming bungalow. Shady mango trees cover the generous lot, located on a private, quiet, shell paved street. This wonderful house is located two houses from the bay and two houses and Gulf Drive from the Gulf of Mexico on magnificent Longboat Key. You will find miles of wide, empty beaches abound.

This colorful, well decorated house has the perfect layout for a vacation where privacy is desired. The master bedroom contains a queen bed, bedroom two has a full bed, and bedroom three has three twins. The living area is set up for easy, breezy entertaining. The kitchen area opens to the living and dining areas. A beautiful screened porch, with sliding glass 'pocket' doors join the living and dining room together. Outside you will find two patios and an outdoor shower.

The house is a minute walk from Longboat Key's wonderful and generously proportioned sidewalk/ bike path, which runs the length of Longboat Key and onto adjoining islands. Fabulous restaurants, shops as well as world class boating and fishing are easily accessible from this private getaway. The house has WIFI, cable TV and phone

Keywords: House

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Credit Cards are accepted

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR

Attractions

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

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.7
from 6 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 1 - Dec 17
May 1 - Dec 17, 2016
2 night min stay
$200
$1,200 $4,080
Dec 18 2016 - April 30 2017
Dec 18 - Apr 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,000 $6,800

Changeover Day: Saturday

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$200
$1,200 $4,080
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $150 + tax
  • Pet Fee $150 + tax
  • Damage Insurance $49 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

Beach is a 5 minute walk. Bay is a 30 second walk.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 08/01/2016
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Location

14 Miles
Nearest Airport
Bradenton Sarasot Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Euphemia Haye
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Longboat Key Club
15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I - 75
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many, many restarants to choose from

Car: Recommended

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: We reside in Washington, DC. We hope to eventually make Paradise Cottage in Longboat Key our retirement home. Until then, we would like to share it with you. Our hole family loves it; whether it be with our children, our golf group, our extended family, we are all happy at Paradise Cottage. I wish I could stay forever.

Why the Owner Chose Longboat Key, FL, USA:
Paradise Cottage is quiet and peaceful. It has been refurbished but still has it's old island charm; much like the architecture in Key West. You will never want to leave. You will have privacy, yet the neighbors are lovely. Set in one of the slimmest parts of Longboat Key, the beach and bay are at your finger tips. The management company is quick to address any needs and offers many services. You are all set at Paradise Cottage.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
There is nothing you will long for at Paradise Cottage that is not with 10 miles from you. World class medical care, the arts, ballet, opera, Ringling Musuem and world class shopping are just a few things. Two great airports are close. Many and varied grocery stores are close. The house comes complete with cable, phone and WIFI


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • House as seen from quiet lane. Generous driveway on right has covered parking.

    House as seen from quiet lane. Generous driveway on right has covered parking.

  • View of part of the kitchen. Front entrance hall is blue room behind you.

    View of part of the kitchen. Front entrance hall is blue room behind you.

  • The 3rd bedroom offers 3 twin beds. Very comfy.

    The 3rd bedroom offers 3 twin beds. Very comfy.

  • Brand new marble bathroom for a luxurious shower after the beach

    Brand new marble bathroom for a luxurious shower after the beach

  • Pocket doors allow porch, living room and dining room to become one. Great Flow!

    Pocket doors allow porch, living room and dining room to become one. Great Flow!

  • Cocktails on the deck after a wonderful day at the beach

    Cocktails on the deck after a wonderful day at the beach

  • This beautiful, empty beach is  a 5 minute walk from our front door.

    This beautiful, empty beach is a 5 minute walk from our front door.

  • Living room, opens to screened porch on left, kitchen &  bedrooms to the right

    Living room, opens to screened porch on left, kitchen & bedrooms to the right

  • On of three bedrooms. You'll sleep great on the fabulous mattresses!

    On of three bedrooms. You'll sleep great on the fabulous mattresses!

  • This cheerful bedroom opens to a delightful, tree shaded patio

    This cheerful bedroom opens to a delightful, tree shaded patio

  • New bath includes fabulous shower

    New bath includes fabulous shower

  • Screened porch (Trina Turk fabric) looks over quiet front yard and private lane.

    Screened porch (Trina Turk fabric) looks over quiet front yard and private lane.

  • After the sun goes down enjoy a quiet evening by the brand new fire pit

    After the sun goes down enjoy a quiet evening by the brand new fire pit

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This listing was first published here in 2005.

Date last modified - Saturday, August 20, 2016

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