Clean and Modern, Newly Furnished, Ideally Located Home Away from Home

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Last updated: 02/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Experience Old Florida in historic Longbeach Village, located at the northern end of Longboat Key. Situated in a peaceful neighborhood, with quaint homes nestled in tropical foliage beside the picturesque Sarasota Bay. No high-rises here! This is 'The Village'.

This elevated, two bedroom, home has been recently updated and decorated with brand new furniture throughout. It has a clean and modern look.

The master bedroom features a king bed, large closet, wall mounted flat screen TV, en-suite bath with walk-in shower and a private balcony surrounded by bamboo trees.

A laundry room with a large washer and dryer is in the hallway just off the master suite.

The guest bedroom also has a king bed, a large closet and two dressers. The main bathroom with tub and shower is located just outside it's doorway.

The main room is a kitchen/dining/living room combo with sliding doors that lead to a private deck equipped with dining table and lounge chairs for outdoor living. The kitchen is fully equipped with range, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, garbage disposal, plates, bowls, dishes, silverware, glassware and cookware.

The Living area features a 60' Flat Screen TV, two chairs and a leather sofa with two electric reclining seats. Electronic services include Cable HDTV, WIFI throughout, and telephones with free long distance to US and Canada.

Two stairways, one off the main room and the other at the end of the hallway, lead down to the garage/storage area equipped with bikes, beach chairs and umbrella and provides access to an under-house patio area with chairs and a BBQ grill.

The private setting and comfortably furnished home allows for a relaxing vacation or winter retreat.

Other amenities include: Coffee Maker, Toaster, Wine and Cocktail glasses, Bed linens, Bath and Beach Towels, Iron & Ironing Board, Hair Dryer, Plantation Shutters, Ceiling Fans, Heat/AC, Smoke Detectors, DVR.

The Sarasota Bay and The Gulf of Mexico's beautiful white sand beaches are both a short walk from the property for Swimming, Boating, Fishing, Kayaking, Sunbathing, Watching Sea Birds and Marine Animals, Sunrises and Sunsets. You can also walk to laid-back-Island Restaurants, Bars, Village Arts Center, Shopping, and Massage...all within five minutes.

Just over the bridge to the north is Anna Maria Island with its charming towns of Bradenton Beach, Holmes Beach and Anna Maria where you'll find more Stores, Bars and Restaurants, Fishing Piers and Antique Shops.

A 15 minute scenic drive south through LBK takes you past elegant homes, golf courses, small shopping centers, parks and nature trails. Cross Longboat Pass onto Lido Key where you can visit The Mote Aquarium and St. Armand's Circle, known for it's upscale shops, fine dining, along with casual restaurants and cafes.

Venture further across The Sarasota Bay Bridge and you're in Downtown Sarasota. A wonderful small city with plenty of stores, shops, restaurants, cafes, art galleries, theaters, an opera house, the famous Ringling Museum, The Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Marina Park...and more.

For those who wish to explore the south are the islands of Siesta Key and Casey Key, then Venice Beach. To the north St. Petersburg is about 45 Minutes, Tampa an hour, and Orlando about 2 hours.

This area really is ideally located for a Florida vacation or a winter get-away. There is much to do or do nothing at all but while away the hours at your peaceful retreat in the quiet neighborhood of Longboat Key's 'The Village' Longbeach Village.

Keywords: House, Apartment, Duplex, Beach House, 2 Family House

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 Main: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    En Suite Master Bath...moreless


  • Television:

    60' Flat Screen in Living Area, 32' Flat Screen in Master BR...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    The home is situated just across the street from Bishop's Bayou. There is a view of the water from the deck....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi throughout...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Reclining Leather Sofa...moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Free local and long distance to USA and Canada...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Cedars East Tennis Resort with 3 miles...moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season Discount
May 1 - Nov 30, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,250 $3,600

Changeover Day: Saturday

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,550 $4,150
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Departure Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%


We will assess an additional 2.5% credit card fee* if you use a credit card with our online payment service. You may use the e-check option for no additional fees* provided funds are withdrawn from a US bank account. *Additional fees may be assessed for international payments.

Manager's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 02/24/2016
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  • Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant and Pub

  • Bridge St

    "Mini Key West Feel, shops, cafes, bars and restaurants. Only a five minute drive across the ..."

  • Dry Dock Waterfront Grill

  • Moore's Stone Crab Restaurant -- CLOSED

    "Funky old style crab house, right on the bay"

  • Blue Dolphin Cafe

    "Great Breakfasts"

  • Lazy Lobster of Longboat

    "Nice outdoor patio for lunch"

  • Euphemia Haye Restaurant & Haye Loft

    "Upscale, classic, a bit pricey, a little dated...but good food and good service"

  • Bridge Street Bistro

    "Fun lively bar and good food"

  • Centre Shops of Longboat Key

    "Nearby shopping strip with a few decent restaurants and shops"

  • peacocks longboat key

    "Where else will you see wild peacocks roaming the streets?!"

  • Anna Maria Oyster Bar

    "fun, decent food, very reasonable prices, friendly service"

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Mar Vista and Moores Stone Crab
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Gulf of Mexico Drive
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Mar Vista and Moores Stone Crab
0.25 Miles
Nearest Beach
Broadway Beach Access

Car: Recommended

Longboat Key is a barrier Island on the west coast of Florida. It is located just north of Sarasota and just south of Anna Maria Island.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2015

About: We, Luke and Howard the owners, also own a popular restaurant 'Moonstruck' on the Jersey Shore in Asbury Park. (moonstrucknj com) We have our own home in Longbeach Village and love getting away whenever we can to the peace and quiet of Florida's Gulf Coast. We bought this home as an investment property and have personally furnished it with nearly everything new in 2015. We hope you will enjoy it. John Donato is our property manager and your local contact who will greet you on arrival and will be available for any needs that may arise during your stay.

Why Longboat Key, FL, USA:
We purchased this home strictly for vacation rentals and have designed and furnished it with our guests in mind. At this clean, island-modern, freshly painted house you wont feel like your staying in someone else's home. It is uncluttered and simply designed for your comfort and convenience.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Located on a corner in a very quiet neighborhood the home provides privacy and seclusion yet is very close to just about anything you may wish for in a Florida retreat.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • 6809 Hughes Street

    6809 Hughes Street

  • Living/Dining/Kitchen View

    Living/Dining/Kitchen View

  • Deck overlooking the Bayou

    Deck overlooking the Bayou

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Private Balcony

    Private Balcony

  • View from Hallway

    View from Hallway

  • Guest Bedroom

    Guest Bedroom

  • Sleepy Hughes Street

    Sleepy Hughes Street

  • A few old birds

    A few old birds

  • Broadway entrance to beach

    Broadway entrance to beach

  • Full Moon rising over Jewfish Key

    Full Moon rising over Jewfish Key

  • Sarasota Bay

    Sarasota Bay

  • Side View

    Side View

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Lounges on the deck

    Lounges on the deck

  • Master with en suite Bath

    Master with en suite Bath

  • Laundry Room

    Laundry Room

  • Main entrance with view of bathroom

    Main entrance with view of bathroom

  • Sitting area under house

    Sitting area under house

  • Village Dock

    Village Dock

  • Bishop's Bayou

    Bishop's Bayou

  • Beer Can Pass

    Beer Can Pass

  • Saint Armands Circle
Shops and Restaurants

    Saint Armands Circle Shops and Restaurants

VRBO #680327

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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