THE PELICAN COTTAGE IN THE FISHING VILLAGE OF CORTEZ

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Robert S. Baker

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Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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THE PELICAN COTTAGE IN THE FISHING VILLAGE OF CORTEZ

Cortez Cottage Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2,queen sleeper sofa available

This period cottage has just been renovated in November 2013.

Off street parking for 2 cars is available on the large driveway.

The front door has a keyless electronic lock for easy entry.

The living room has refinished Pine floors with three large windows for lots of natural light. The cottage has a beautiful all leather couch which has a pull-out bed. The couch faces the 42 inch HD TV with DVD and Blue-Ray player.

The kitchen has a new stainless-steal refrigerator

complete with ice maker. A new dishwasher, cook-top stove, coffee maker , Espresso maker, coffee bean grinder and microwave complete the kitchen appliances. The floors are Oak and the counter top is made out of the same Oak wood. A wonderful hardwood rolling cart can be a preparation island or serving table. The round maple wood kitchen table seats 4 people .

The hall has a linen closet which is next to the bathroom so can be used as medicine cabinet and pantry.

The bathroom has been renovated with black and white period tile with claw-foot tub and shower. The toilet is a dual flush to conserve water. The pedestal sink has a decorative mirror and make-up mirror with lots of light. A hair-dryer is also provided.

The bedroom has newly refinished pine floors. The double wide closet is spacious and another small closet is redesigned as a computer desk cubby. The cottage has Wi-Fi via Verizon. The bed is queen sized with a new Beauty-Rest plush pillow-top ,mattress. The dresser is a double dresser with a 24 inch HD TV.

The door in the hall opens to the garage where the new washer , dryer and iron and ironing board are located. Also two bicycles are available for your use. The garage open via two sliding glass doors to the back patio. The patio has a sunset view via the open lot behind the cottage complete with citrus trees and Royal Palms. The 6 person glass table with umbrella provides a place for entertainment. A gas grill is also available. Adirondack chairs are on the patio for sunset relaxations.

Around the side yard of the house a two person kayak is ready for use with wheels to roll it to a nearby boat ramp for access to the huge Palma-Sola mangrove bay.

The garage has a light tackle fishing rod for bay fishing and a heavy tackle rod for fishing off of the beaches or Anna Maria fishing pier.

This wonderful cottage is awaiting your enjoyment.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome

Robert S. Baker

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I am a retired pharmacist who grew up in Decatur Illinois then went to school at Ohio State University and then graduated from the University of Illinois school of Pharmacy in Chicago. I spent most of my adult life in Key West ,Florida but now reside in Highsrpings, Florida.

Robert S. Baker purchased this cottage in 2013

I originally came to Cortez in 1974 and worked in a local boat yard for 3 years until I got my Florida pharmacy liscense. I fell in love with 'the village' and villagers and decided to return last year

The Pelican cottage has that old florida costal cottage style. The cottage is located in the village atmosphere and has hard wood floors and period furnishing harkening back to a world of peaceful coexistant with ones environment.

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
sarasota regional
Nearest Ferry
40 Miles
ft meyers to key west
Nearest Train
200 Miles
sanford florida
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Interstate 75
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
anna maria island
Nearest Barpub
0.01 Miles
cotrez kitchen-8 blocks
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
star fish-2 blocks
Car: recommended

Cortez is a quaint fishing village established in 1860 and still functioning today. Just walking around an observing the old Florida fishing cottages with their large yards(for drying nets) is interesting Then there is the local restaurant and fresh fish store Star Fish (2 blocks), the Cortez Kitchen bar with live music( fri.sat,sun) which has excellent food, and the sword fish grill, all with in easy walking distance. Then there is the Cortez café for Sunday breakfast(or any day) next to the post office where you have to walk to get your mail. The Cortez market is across the street next to one of the many local antique and coastal art shops of the area. Then there are the beaches (coquina-all shells,Bradenton ,Holms,and Anna Maria) which are some of the best beaches in the world. Then there is Anna Maria fishing pier on the pass into Tampa bay.

Then there are the miles of mangrove creeks on the Inercoastal Waterway and Palma Sola Bay( 2 persons kayak provided) Then there are many kinds of water sports boating ,jet skiing , para-sailing,and sailing. Then there is downtown Sarasota with its many restaurants and live theaters. All in all the pleasant year round temperatures and quaint atmosphere make Cortez wonderful.

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Availability & Rates

Cortez Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
winter
Jan 1 2014 - May 1 2014
$90
$600
$2,100
3 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$60
$400
$1,200
3 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 11.5%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Cortez Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 575 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Garage ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • The bathroom has a clawfoot tub/shower with period black and white tile floor and walls. There is a pedestal sink with wall shelf ,designer mirror, make-up mirror and available hair dryer. Toilet is an oval seat toilet with dual flush button to save water.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • The bedroom has a queen beauty rest mattress and a 24 inch HD TV. There is a computer desk cubby and large double closet. A queen pull-out couch available in the living room sleeps 2 more people for an extra charge.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • DVD Player ...
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Golf ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Events Allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • synagogues
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • golf
  • tennis
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • water skiing
  • parasailing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • fishing
  • hot air ballooning
Notes:
Welcome to the 'village' life.
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