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Bring your boat! Waterfront Home with Private Dock and Pool

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Livin’ the life on Longboat Key!

WATERFRONT Home on a 60' wide Saltwater CANAL with an OVERSIZED POOL nestled in the Sleepy Lagoon Neighborhood of Longboat Key's QUIET NORTH END. 5 minute walk to the prettiest BEACH on Longboat Key.

Configured as 3 BR/2.5 BATH or 2 BR with a spacious office/den. Tons of NATURAL LIGHT permeates with 3 full sized sliding glass doors and PICTURE WINDOW overlooking saltwater canal.

This home features INDOOR/OUTDOOR LIVING SPACES galore including:

• Spacious BACK DECK with barbeque grill overlooking PRIVATE DOCK and deep water canal

• Screened in front porch with comfy seating overlooking Crystal Clear LIGHTED POOL

• Decorative stamped concrete side patio with koi pond and Custom Built FIRE RING

Other Key features include:

• Parking space for your boat or RV - call for details

• Strandized bamboo hardwood floors

• Tommy Bahama furnishings

• High quality mattresses - we believe in a good night's sleep

• Flat screen TVs with FIOS Quantum TV and High Speed WiFi Internet

• BOSE Bluetooth Audio

• Games, toys, books and movies - we thought of everything

• Kitchen completely remodeled in 2014 features; GRANITE counter tops, hardwood cabinets and stainless appliances.

• Nicely stocked with amenities such as; paper goods, beach towels, beach chairs and umbrellas, laundry detergent

• AC has hypoallergenic UV filter

• Freshly painted

• CLEAN, CLEAN, CLEAN

This home has the BEST LOCATION on the Gulf Coast of Florida.

Literally tons of stuff to do on Longboat Key:

• Beautiful beaches to view the world’s greatest sunsets

• Scenic walking/biking paths including Pet Friendly Durante Park and Nature Preserve

• World class fishing, rent a boat from Cannon’s Marina 1 mile away

• Bring your own boat, very nice public launch less than 1 mile away. Tie up on your own private dock.

• Wide variety of restaurants in the immediate area

• Play Tennis at Bayfront Park or at Cedars World Famous Hartrue Clay Tennis Courts

• Year round golf at several public courses in the area

• Art festivals, cultural events and wine tastings almost every weekend

• Ideally situated halfway between St. Armand’s Circle and Anna Maria Island.

• Wild peacocks roaming the streets

• And, of course, a boat load of really nice people.

More Details

Owner
Stephanie Fischer
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 22, 2017

About Stephanie Fischer

Originally from Stillwater, Minnesota. Married with two teenage boys. We moved to Florida about ten years ago for the blue skies, sunshine and the beautiful waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

Stephanie Fischer purchased this house in 2011

Why Stephanie Fischer chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Vacationed in Sarasota for 20 years before finally making the leap and moving down in 2004. Best decision we ever made. Longboat Key is truly the best location in Southwest Florida.

What makes this house unique

You will love the indoor outdoor living. Tropical canal is so close, you can enjoy a stone crab feast on the back deck and throw the shells in the water.

Map

Nearest Airport
16.7 Miles
Sarasota Bradenton International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.1 Miles
Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant
Nearest Golf
9.1 Miles
Manatee County Golf Course
Nearest Train
58.4 Miles
Amtrak Station Tampa
Nearest Motorway
18.7 Miles
I-75
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Bayou Tavern
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Gulf of Mexico
Car: recommended

If you like theme parks, Busch Gardens Tampa is 1 hour 18 minutes. Sea World and Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom are 1 hour 59 minutes.

Amenities

Longboat Key House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Powder Room - toilet , Located in 3rd bedroom/Den, directly off pool deck
  • Pool deck has outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Serta Perfect Sleeper, new in 2013, Firm.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Simmons Beauty Rest Inner Spring, Firm. New in 2012.
    Den/Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 3rd Bedroom/Den has desk, day bed and flat screen TV
  • 3rd Bedroom / Den has day bed that converts to two twin beds. Has 40" Flat screen HD TV. Master Bedroom has 32" Flat Screen HDTV.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.962963 based on 27 reviews
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5

Wonderful getaway

  • 5 of 5

We loved this cute house. It was nice to relax in the pool, fish off the dock, and take a short stroll to the beach while being away from the crowds. And the owner was just a phone call or text away for any questions. Such a wonderful, relaxing time.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

It was amazing! The area, the house, the amenities! So relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

The House was in the perfection location! The owner was such a pleasure to speak with and was so helpful throughout our stay. The House was clean, and had everything you could need! The pool was such a great thing to come home to after a day on the beach! My kids loved it and can’t wait to come back! Would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great North Location, Lots of Amenities: Pool, Outdoor Shower, Dock, Wonderful People

  • 5 of 5

Been coming to LBK for several years, but this is the first time we rented a house. We choose this for its many amenities, location and because they allow pets with permission. We loved that it had a clean working pool, which we used daily after spending time on the beach. We used the outdoor shower daily also, not only for rinsing after the beach but for actual showering, we loved it so much we are putting one in at home! We loved the canal access, boat dock and quick access to Jewfish Island, Longboat Pass and nearby restaurants available by boat. Loved the roomy and comfy living room, kitchen has ample counter space, and split floor plan if you use it that way. Master and spare are next to each other, each with its own bathroom (I found bed to be too firm for me) But there is another study/bedroom on the other side of the living room that has a twin trundle (soft) and half bath where my son stayed. He loved the 100 Mbps speeds! New Washer and Dryer is so convenient, you won't need to pack so many clothes, owners even provide laundry soap. Loved the front and back porches and fire pit too. There's even a putting green if you're a golfer. The street is quiet with very nice residents and we met so many wonderful people this trip, including the owners. The owners, do keep their own boat on a lift on property and may occasionally take it out, if that's an issue for you let them know, but we had no problem with it and feel like we made many new friends, and they were careful to stay out of our way. Great dog park on N. Anna Maria by the City Buildings and a new dog park complete with obstacles is about to open on South LBK. There are NO dogs on the beaches here (500. fine) but we took ours to Jewfish almost daily, the dog park, Joan Durante park (a must) and they are welcome on the causeway. You must pick up after pets. Bring your bikes, we biked everywhere, some restaurants, thrift store, Durante park, and to the LBK pass bridge (you can see bats at dusk) and beaches. There are three public beach access' within blocks of the house, super close and convenient (one hidden, try and find it!). The beaches here are very private. Note: Must try Tide Tables, the grouper fish tacos are the best I've ever had! Longbeach Cafe for breakfast on LBK and also try Ginny and Janie's on Anna Maria for breakfast, you will dream about the cream brûlée french toast and cinnamon rolls! Lots of great restaurants on Anna Maria. A Must Stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Great house that is well furnished and equipped! Owner is very accomadating and goes the extra mile to make sure that your stay is enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice house - Convenient to everything

  • 5 of 5

If your a boater or a beach person - both are perfect for this house. The house was decorated nice and well maintained. You could not ask for a better property owner too. We will be back for another vacation.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Once again, our stay here was absolutely perfect. Please refer to my previous review back in October 2016. This is our second time staying here and cannot wait to get back!

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Refundable damage deposit $250
Pet Fee $75
Tax Rate 12.0%

20% increase for Holiday weeks (Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years).
Monthly Rate Reflects 15% Discount.
10% Discount Available for 2 Week Stays.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.