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Judi or Buddy Brown

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Judi or Buddy Brown

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
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Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
May 3, 2015
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Manasota Key House Rental Photos and Description

4 bedroom, 3 bath on canal to Lemon Bay

Beautifully decorated 4 bedroom, 3 bath home located on Manasota Key. Views of Lemon Bay from most rooms in house, deck and dock. Upstairs includes master bedroom with king tempur pedic bed and bath, guest room with queen, and two guests rooms with two twin beds each, and a full bath. A dining room,which can seat 8, is adjacent to the kitchen which has granite countertops and a bar which seats 4. Downstairs has an additional full bath which is great when returning from boating or beach. The lanai has HDTV,a tiki bar for 12, a dining area for 8, a seating area and a swim spa. The 14'x 8' swim spa can accommodate 8 people. There is a gas grill on the patio. The dock is off the patio and makes boating very convenient. An outdoor shower is also located on the patio. Lemon bay opens to the Gulf of Mexico at Stump Pass, about a half mile boat ride. The one car garage is available for your use with additional parking for 4. In the garage, there are coolers, two bikes for your use as well as a beach cart with chairs, boogie boards and toys. The beach is only one block away. Stump Pass State Park is about a half mile to the south, and the restaurants are a half mile to the north. There is a noise ordinance in effect on Manasota Key, so please keep noise to a minimum after 10:00 PM.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Judi or Buddy Brown (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 3, 2015

About Judi or Buddy Brown

We are beach people and have our permanent home in Belleair Beach FL. which is by Clearwater and is quite crowded. We had been to this area in the 1970's and knew we wanted to retire here. The pristine beauty of this place just draws you in, and it hasn't changed much since 1970!

Judi or Buddy Brown purchased this house in 2007

Why Judi or Buddy Brown chose Manasota Key

We love the beach and boating, so this place was the perfect fit! We love the old Florida feel; it is a throw back to the 1970's which the developers have yet to discover.

What makes this house unique

The boating and wildlife here are incredible. We often have manatees in our canal; this year we had a mom and baby hanging out most of the winter. We sit in our living room and watch the dolphin play in Lemon Bay. What could be more relaxing!

Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 11 traveler reviews

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Family and Pet Friendly
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

Perfect paradise for our first Manasota Key vacation

  • 5 of 5

This house was an absolutely inviting experience, perfectly located, meeting all needs and expectations I could of had, a wonderfully FUN home to unwind in, so spacious and accommodating. We thoroughly enjoyed the close proximity to the beach and Stump Pass State Park, had an incredible time renting a pontoon boat-so many dolfins, wildlife, simply breathtaking views along Lemon Bay and beyond! Manasota Key has been our largest haul of shells and created a crazy fun addiction of finding shark teeth! Thank you so much for sharing your amazing home with us! This home has set a high standard for future vacation planning to Florida.. Special thanks to Judi and Buddy for being so helpful prior to our arrival.. The only downfall was having to leave!

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Awesome Vacation

  • 5 of 5

House was perfect and exactly as advertised. Came down from Ohio to watch my son play in the Snowbird College Baseball Classic and couldn't have been happier. Beautiful view of Lemon Bay and steps from the Gulf. The house had everything and a Lanai that would knock your socks off! Absolutely perfect! We would stay again in a heartbeat!

Ohio Baseball Parents!

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Cincinnati, OH
5

Wonderful vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful stay in this beautiful house. Everything one could possibly need was provided. The owner is very kind and helpful. We fished from the dock and the beach was only a minute walk away. We were also close enough to walk to restaurants. We hope to return.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Cincinnati.OH
5

Great vacation the house is just perfect

  • 5 of 5

my thanks to the owners , beautiful house and every thing we needed. Great for kids of all ages. This was our second stay at this house and we plan to be back. WE are familiar with the area---for 30 years visited parents who lived there and simply love the beach, fishing etc,

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Dayton Ohio
5

Fantastic vacation

  • 5 of 5

A great week at this perfect house. Tom the owner was super nice to us and we truly enjoyed ourselves!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Ohio Crew

  • 5 of 5

This has been my favorite vacation on Manasota Key! The house and location were perfect. Tom (the owner) was gracious and accommodating. Judy and Bud were also very helpful and easy to work with. We enjoyed boating, fishing, kayaking, and paddle boarding. We will definetly visit again!

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Sarasota Bradenton, Ft. Myers, Tampa
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Flounders
Nearest Beach
1 block Manasota beach, Stump Pass State Park
Car: recommended

Located on beautiful Manasota Key with incredible views of Lemon Bay from most rooms in the house as well as the deck and dock. Less than a mile to old Florida Stump Pass State Park with beautiful beach and wooded walking trails. One block to Manasota beach. Bike path on island; restaurants within walking distance.

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Rates & Availability

From $1,375 Per week

Manasota Key House Rental Rates

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Off season rates
May 2 2015 - Dec 31 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,375
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,700
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 12.0%
Notes Winter rates will be charged for Holidays including Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving , Christmas and New Years.
Total fee due includes rent, 12% tax, and $150 cleaning fee A non-refundable pet fee of $100 dollars will be charged for pets. The monthly rate includes a $500.00 discount and is for four consecutive weeks, Saturday to Saturday.
For rentals beginning in 2015, renters will pay 25% to reserve their time. 30 days before the arrival date, the remaining balance must be paid. Beginning on May 1, 2015, a refundable $500 damage deposit will be required. We will no longer be renting this home after Jan. 1, 2016 because we will finally retire and move in!
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Amenities

Manasota Key House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • This house sleeps a maximum of eight people. Two children under age 5 can be added to the total, but you are responsible for beds. There is no pull out sofa bed. If this maximum is exceeded, you will invalidate your contract, and may be asked to leave.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • 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
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach cart with chairs, toys, boogie boards available. Fully equipped kitchen including crockpot, griddle, blender, mixer, George Forman grill, coffee maker, toaster and a variety of spices.

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