About the property
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- Minimum Stay3 - 7 nights
Welcome to Stump Pass Place! Enjoy 5 suites among lush tropical landscaping.
NO ferrys or water taxi needed. Just drive over the bridge to our island and enjoy your freedom and spontaneity.
Welcome "Stump Pass Place"
Allow lush tropical landscaping to welcome you to our property and lead you to your suites. Here at Stump Pass Place, we offer a vacation rental experience like no other on the southern tip of Manasota Key. Included in your stay, we offer bicycles, kayaks, stand-up paddle boards, abundant beach supplies, and so much more! With a unique location and unmatched amenities, we have everything you need for a perfect vacation!
We've ensured your ability to prepare, serve, and relax any way your heart desires with newly stocked Kitchens and comfortable Living Rooms. Outside, your private furnished outdoor patios await; where you can cook, dine, or lounge the day away enveloped in palms and flowers.
We come recommended by the locals and are a great spot for any occasion! With a unique location and unmatched amenities, this property offers everything for your specific style of vacation. Our five suites (8 Bedrooms total) can be rented together or in various combinations; enabling you to choose the right number of suites for your budget or party. This unique configuration allows for everyone to be together on the property but still have the ability to retire in complete privacy at any time. If having the whole family around the dinner table is important, we have you covered! Enjoy our large gathering room for meals, games, and more!. This stand alone room is perfect for the whole family to get together.
Wedding parties, reunions, celebrations, large groups, this place is also for you! Our large home is like no other on the island. With five separate suites encompassed within one home, we offer our guests a combined eight bedrooms, six baths, five kitchens, five living rooms, large family gathering room, screened lanai with peekaboo views of the Bay and Gulf of Mexico, additional balcony with peekaboo views of the Gulf, four outdoor private paver patios, commercial grade outdoor furniture, five Weber grills, and soft night lighting among lush tropical landscaping.
Location, location, location! Being situated on the southern tip of the Key, you could almost throw a coconut from the Gulf to the Bay here. Stump Pass Place is located next to its namesake; Stump Pass State Park. And it's about a 60 second walk to our deeded beach path on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico!
We love being steps from Stump Pass State Park! There are 265 acres of sandy walking trails and pristine beaches here. You can ALWAYS find a section of beach all to yourself. The wildlife here is amazing! You will see pelicans diving for fish, osprey in tree tops, and herons on the beach. Dolphins and manatee are always swimming the shoreline and sea turtles choose this paradise to lay their eggs. Don't forget to bring your camera! Also make sure to look down in the sand, Prehistoric shark teeth and beautiful shells are never hard to find and are abundant on the beaches of the Key. Go shelling at the point of Stump Pass for a truly wonderful experience, then return home to rinse your souvenirs in our Shell Cleaning Station. If you prefer an outdoor shower you will love ours! Not your standard shower head and pull chain here, these two private enclosed outdoor showers boast blue sky views and hot and cold running water with single action controls. You will never want to shower inside again!
If you've been here before, you know its allure. If it's your first time, get ready for a soul refreshing journey! Be sure to use our included beach cruiser Bikes, Stand Up Paddle Boards and Kayaks to explore this beautiful key.
If you have any questions, always feel free to contact us directly. We would love to tell you more!
Need even more space? Our adjoining property can sleep another twelve!
Peter and MaryJo - Owners
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- within a few hours
- Calendar last updated:
- May 26, 2018
Pool / Spa
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
An incredible place, run by incredible people!
Where do I begin??
As "event coordinator" for a family reunion...I was stressed from the very beginning planning stages of finding a house big enough to accommodate us. With 30+ people, adults, infants and teenagers...I wasn't sure ANY property would sleep us, give us room to visit, AND be near the beach.
I was SO wrong!
The Highview offered not only beautiful, clean suites for our families...but sports equipment, fully working kitchens and more "room to play" than we could have hoped for.
For 6 months prior to our visit, Peter answered every phone call, question, concern and special need that we had.
A Reunion that three generations of Italians will remember for years to come.
Thanks Christian! It was a pleasure having your family stay with us. MaryJo and I are so happy you enjoyed your stay. Come back and see us again soon!
Peter & MaryJo
We rented the entire property as we had many family members flying in for a birthday, mother's day and graduation! The property was outstanding ad worked very well for our large party. I was beyond pleased with how well the kitchens were stocked, the amount of beach towels and beach chairs, paddle boards, kayaks, and beach toys was fantastic. We needed nothing once we checked in. The beds were extremely comfortable as well. Truly a great vacation spot and I would recommend it to anyone.
Thank you Wendy! We're so happy you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure having you and your family as our guests and hope to have you back year after year!
Peter & MaryJo
Our week at Stump Pass Place was just wonderful. We could not have found a more perfect venue .
We have rented for many vacations, but have never found better accommodations than this. The condos were clean, very well provisioned, and the location is great. Kayaks, stand up boards, surf boards, beach chairs and toys were included and enjoyed, with handy portable carriers for easy access to the Gulf or Intercoastal waterway. Morning walks in the nearby state park we’re wonderful. 20 family members celebrated a wedding, a birthday and Thanksgiving in a weeks time. Individual condo living arrangements allowed for privacy and the gathering room on site brought us all together. We recommend Stump Pass Place for a great time. Dee and Steve
Thank you Dee & Steve!
It was such a pleasure having you as our guests and we're so happy you enjoyed your stay Hope to have you back again soon.
Peter & MaryJo
Stump Pass Place
Everything met expectations. Complimentary bags were a plus. Towels, games, equipment a double plus. Would recommend grab bars in showers where needed for handicap and older visitors. Only minus was no pool and not on beach but you can't always have what you want. Thoroughly enjoyed our week with family.
Glad we met expectations and you thoroughly enjoyed your stay! *Note to potential guests, This home is two back from the beach, our deeded beach path is about a 60 second walk from the driveway and there is a wonderful community pool just ten minutes from the house that's heated, chilled, and a diving board too!
Perfect Family Vacation
What an amazing place! Our family rented all five suites for a fabulous Thanksgiving vacation. The Highview exceeded all of our expectations. Each unit was clean and well appointed. The suites easily accommodated all 17 members of our active family. We utilized the bikes, kayaks and SUP’s daily and enjoyed all that nearby Stump Pass State Park had to offer. The family gathering room was a nice place to have large group meals, including our Thanksgiving dinner. Peter, the owner, was responsive and provided everything that we needed for a perfect family vacation.
Thanks for sharing your experience with others Richard. We are so happy you had a great time. Hope to have you back again soon!
Peter & MaryJo
The seclusion of Manasota Key mixed with access to modern conveniences make this a perfect place for just about any vacation.
While here, we like to call special attention to the Key's best kept secret. Stump Pass State Park.
Being just steps away from Stump Pass State Park, the opportunities to enjoy nature are endless. Whether a relaxing beach day on miles of uninhabited coastline is your style, or you'd rather paddle the bay and inlets in our kayaks or on our paddle boards, this is the perfect setting. Every day at Stump Pass is an exciting chance to view nature of all kinds at their finest. Be sure to bring your camera!
Manasota Key is also known for the abundance of shells and shark teeth that can be found with little to no effort. After your done combing the beach just wash off your bounty in one of our shell cleaning stations. These will help you get the sand and salt off your souvenirs so they're ready to take home.
Sunrises, Sunsets, and Star-gazing are spectacular here. Whether it's an active or restful vacation you're looking for, this home on the South End of Manasota Key provides the perfect location for your vacation.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
** Holiday Rates may apply at time of booking. ** This is a boutique vacation beach home on the tip of Manasota Key with five suites in all. It can be rented in various combinations enabling you to choose the right number of beds or rooms for your party, or to allow different families to be together on the property, but have their own suite to retire to or eat in. Let us know what suits you best!