Need a quiet get-away? Rental for two, long weekends or more, near beautiful downtown Sarasota on Florida's Gulf coast. You can bring your horse, or not, to these 100 acres of pine-studded pasture and old oaks. 1000 sq. foot apartment with private entrance (attached to main house) offers 'country quiet' while just 25 minutes from charming downtown Sarasota and world renown beaches; under 40 minutes to Sarasota airport and just over 90 to Orlando theme parks like Sea World. East of town fun here at Myakka State Park with air boat rides, canoeing and kayaking, birding. Canoe the Peace River, Manatee River and fish their tributaries, or try antiquing in Arcadia and Sarasota. Zip-lining here at 'Tree-umph,' tour the famous Lippazan Stallions' winter home on adjoining property, or see nearby high tech dairy farm and bottling operation. In Sarasota visit Mote Marine Aquarium, Van Wezel Performing Arts celebrity shows, Ringling Art Museum, St. Armands Key for fantastic restaurants and shopping.
All amenities to make you feel right at home with full kitchen for any cooking plan, or gas grill and smoker under the pergola. You might prefer a full-cooked breakfast in the main house garden room, just let us know. (Small extra charge.) Sorry, no house pets or smoking.
Bring your horse to ride on our 100 acres of pasture (sorry no stalls currently available) or walk in early morning and dusk to see abundant wildlife.
Parking available for large horse trailer or RV (but no septic hook-up), electrical service available with prior request for trailer.
Three day weekends available in fall and spring; winter is a 2 week minimum.