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A Private Secluded Retreat In Great Neighborhood -Sleeps 8 Near Beach

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom, 3 Bath Home With A Surprise !

This is a spacious, two story, 4 bedroom home with 3 master suites that have their own on-suite bathrooms. Two of these masters have king size beds and TV's, the other Master has a queen bed and a TV as well. The 4th bedroom has 2 twin beds and a TV with a Sony play station and games for the kids. There is also a small play area on the balcony for kids with books, chairs and toys to play with. The kitchen is very spacious newly remodeled with stainless steel appliances, a new stove and dishwasher. All kitchen utensils are supplied and all linens as well. The laundry is conveniently located on the second level with a brand new front load washer and dryer and a utility sink -beach towels are in the laundry room as well. The home also has an attached 2 car garage with pool toys, beach chairs, 4 bicycles, a surf board,fishing poles, tennis rackets, beach umbrella, and cooler as well as other items for your beach pleasure.

The surprise is a small lighthouse-like-retreat hut with chairs and other items to escape into, and enjoy a peaceful retreat away from the main house-drink some coffee or tea, enjoy a book , or catch up some R&R.

We also have a spacious patio/lanai with stairs leading to our wonderful lap pool! On the lanai and/or pool deck we have patio chairs, 2 recliners, a table and a BBQ grill for you to enjoy family time.

Come and make memories in our home..enjoy the Florida lifestyle and re-energize your mind and soul! We look forward to your stay!

More Details

Petrija Jen
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish, Serbo-Croation, Taiwanese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 16, 2018

About Petrija Jen

We have come to claim Florida as our second home. Originally we transplanted ourselves here from NJ and have since come to enjoy the sun all year round and only now go to visit the snow. Ironic as it may seem, but we love not having to shovel snow or warming up our cars in the winters to get the frost off the windshields! Come and see what Florida is all about. Can reach us at 941-626-2625 for any questions

Petrija Jen purchased this house in 2014

Why Petrija Jen chose Siesta Key

Great location and so near the beach with plenty to do in the Sarasota area with only about an hour's drive to Tampa!

Other airports are Sarasota -Bradenton airport, or Fort Myers airport

What makes this house unique

I think our little surprise retreat hut is just the coolest thing around! We put it together and I haven't seen anyone in our area with such a cute hut. We enjoy relaxing in it and being away from everyone!


Siesta Key House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Must sign lease agreement otherwise booking is not accepted until the lease is signed and reviewed. I will email you the lease to sign once you book.
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • 4 bedrooms 2 king beds 1 queen bed 2 twin beds
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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A Private Secluded Retreat In Great Neighborhood -Sleeps 8 Near Beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

Great Vacation Home!

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely wonderful time at this beautiful home! It was a bike ride away from the beach and the downtown. Jen thought of everything...bikes, beach chairs, beach umbrellas, etc. The pool was clean and warm...our grandson spent hours in there and we appreciated the fact that the gate is child-proof so he could only get down to the pool with us! All four bedrooms are beautiful and the beds & pillows were extremely comfortable. All in all the home is spectacular and we had everything we needed!

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Place for Family

  • 5 of 5

My entire family was delighted to spend our holidays at this property on Siesta Key. The rooms were large and well appointed. The extra dining room tables came in very handy. The pool area was perfect - great security for our 3 year old. (She particularly enjoyed playing in the lovely play house on the grounds.)

The locations was also a great positive - about a 2 minute drive / 10 minute walk to the beach. Wonderful to be so close to it - but much more private and restful than actually being on the beach.

The owners were very responsive to our needs. The pool was a bit cool when we arrived and they actually made a trip to the house on Christmas Eve to adjust the temperature. That was deeply appreciated!

We highly recommend this property to any family or group of folks vacationing together. The house has very comfortable common areas - as well as adequate private areas so that everyone has their own "space" when needed. We would definitely book it again if traveling to the area.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Nancy for staying g in our home -- we are glad you enjoyed your vacation in Florida
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Awesome stay

  • 5 of 5

The house and location was perfect!💕? The owners take excellent care of this property. Loved riding the bicycles provided.

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Family Home

  • 5 of 5

House was in great condition and had everything you need for your stay. Great location, at the end of a cul-de-sac, in a quiet neighborhood. Owners were easy to work with on all transactions before and during our stay. Would recommend this house to anyone vacationing in Siesta Key.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Our home is near the famous and beautiful Siesta Key Beach -only 1 mile away. You can walk, bike, or take the trolley to the beach or siesta village. Nearby there is Marie Selby Gardens, The Mote Marine Aquarium, The Ringling Museum, The Van Wezel Performing Arts center and there are many water activities to participate in from snorkling, to boating, to paddle boarding etc... There are small quaint restaurants on the Island and many shops to visit. Nearby is also beautiful Longboat Key,Lido Key, St Armand's Circle, historic Downtown Sarasota by the bay, Anna Maria Island, Holmes beach, and to the south is Osprey and Venice Beach.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
cleaning fee $120
Tax Rate 11.0%

The home is in a beautiful area, great street and private. Please respect our neighbors and no loud music or parties after 9 pm.

Please contact me for details and payment my preferred choices are electronic check

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.