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Lux. Mid-Century Modern ON CANAL, Pool, quietest street, Minutes to Siesta Key

22 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 - 10 nights

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Overview

Sarasota House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + sleeping Den, 2.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

From the moment you arrive you will know that you have chosen the perfect house for your Sarasota vacation. Located in the centrally located south-gate area you will be only minutes from the beach as well as all of the cultural, entertainment and dining opportunities downtown. Mineola Drive is an extremely quite street with no thru-traffic on an island within the Phillippi creek. Towering live oaks and lush tropical plantings line the curved walk up to the front door and upon entering you will immediately be impressed with the roomy open-concept floor plan. Comfort and quality are key in this beautifully furnished mid-century modern Florida ranch. Large sliding glass doors along the living room and dining room walls open to a beautiful crystal clear swimming pool and a large grassy lawn that slopes down to the dock on the Phillippi creek. The Master bedroom with its tranquil colors and extremely comfortable bed boasts a fully tile bathroom en-suite with large walk-in shower. The second bedroom is bright, airy and Scandinavian in feel with its two comfortable new twin-size beds. It sits next to a second bathroom with tub. The den/third bedroom can be closed off with its french doors and has a brand new leather sofa bed where you can curl up to watch your favorite film or one of the scores of high-definition channels offered. The dining room has seating for eight around the glass and rattan table. In the living room a comfortable and cushy sofa along with several chairs surround a sea-grass area rug over original high-polished terrazzo floors. A stone fireplace adds to the ambiance. Chefs will appreciate the quality cookware, Cuisinart food processor and Kitchen-Aid mixer while preparing a delicious meal. Dine inside or out on the patio beneath the trees while the Florida sun sets to the west. A new deluxe gas grill and a cozy fire-pit are perfect for outdoor cooking and entertaining. Enjoy cocktails or a cup of coffee under the lanai while Snowy Egrets and Herons flock along the creek and wait for the resident bald eagle and great horned owl that frequent the area. On the far side of the pool area the four hole putting green is the perfect diversion for children and a great practice area for avid golfers. Of course there's a supply of clubs and balls. The laundry room with clothes-folding area houses a tiled shower lav. and sink for quick washes after an afternoon at the beach or after a kayak adventure through the mangrove trees along the creek.

Cool and serene, tasteful and tranquil, you will never forget your stay.

Keywords: waterfront, philippi creek, kayak, pool, golf putting green, pool, lush landscape, huge trees, citrus trees, quiet, ranch, mid-century modern, terrazzo, immaculate, screen house,pedestrian friendly, southfield mall, close to beaches,

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
jenny liddle (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english

About jenny liddle

We are former sailors working in the charter yacht world. Now we raise natural products on our Catskill Mountain farm and vacation in beautiful sarasota.

jenny liddle purchased this house in 2011

Why jenny liddle chose Sarasota

Sarasota was the obvious location for us because of its spectacular beaches, natural environment, cultural richness, wonderful people and laid-back lifestyle.

What makes this house unique

We enjoy all of the cultural opportunities the area has to offer. Our house is just minutes from everything yet is private and tranquil.

Reviews

4.8
based on 22 traveler reviews

Lux. Mid-Century Modern ON CANAL, Pool, quietest street, Minutes to Siesta Key
average rating of 4.818182 based on 22 reviews
4

Clean/comfortable home

  • 4 of 5

I took my daughter, SIL, 3 grandkids plus pet for a week in Sarasota. This house was very comfortable and clean; perfect for us. The pool was very clean and loved sitting outside, enjoyed the breeze off of the canal. Kitchen appliances were very nice; perfect for preparing breakfast and lunches. Loved the laundry room/bathroom/changing area just off the pool. Visited several beaches in the area. Two beach chairs & one umbrella can in handy. Glad we brought our own beach and bath towels since there were 6 of us.

This was the first time I've rented a home instead of a condo; definitely the way to go from now on.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Godfrey, IL
4

Right at home in Sarasota

  • 4 of 5

This home was perfect for our week-long family stay in Sarasota. It is stylish, well-maintained, clean and comfortable. The no-outlet street in an established neighborhood was very quiet. Lovely pool and lanai area, very nice kitchen and living areas, comfortable beds, plus sleeping accommodation was added by the owner for our baby granddaughter. We visited two of the many beaches - recommend Coquina over Siesta Key, though the latter is rated highly, we found it too crowded and the walk from parking lot to the beach with small children and equipment in tow was too far. We also made trips to the Tampa Aquarium (about 50 minutes) and to St. Petersburg to visit the state's largest bookstore, Haslam's, and eat at Bodega on Central Ave. - awesome Cuban sandwiches and smoothies. We would definitely stay at this house again.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So Glad that you enjoyed your stay but sorry that we didn't earn the fifth star that we are used to! It is true that Siesta Beach can get very crowded but a very early arrival usually insures nearby parking. Closer to the house than Coquina beach is Turtle beach at the south end of Siesta Key and Nokomis beach about twenty minutes south. Both are lovely and quieter than Siesta but neither have the Siesta Beach " talcum powder" sand that people love. Thank you again for staying with us!
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5

Summer Vacation 2016

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd time to stay at our Home Away from Home on Mineola. The house is lovely, quaint, and just minutes from Siesta Key, beautiful downtown Sarasota, and Lido Beach. The pool was nice for the children and the outside bathroom comes in handy. There are plenty of towels, pots, pans, etc. The owners are extremely nice and helpful. I hope we have the chance to stay again next summer.

Kathy Fonte

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you had a great time! Thank you again!
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Northern WI
5

Great location and house

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at this home and everything you need is withing a couple miles. The house was great and the pool was very enjoyable. Everything worked as it should and we even had a owl calling to us every night at dusk. We booked again next year.

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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West Wales, U.K.
5

HUCKLEBERRY FINN MOMENT.

  • 5 of 5

My husband, son and I had a great holiday kayaking and seeing Manatee, and Alligators further down the creek.

The house is very clean and well equipped. The pool is a godsend after the humidity of the day. Location is ideally situated for everything. O'Leary's bar by the sea, Marina Jacks piano bar, C.F Chang's restaurant, and The Cheesecake Factory in UTI. all highly recommended. We managed to have a sunset cruise via Stickney Point boat hire. Great sunset too. Wildlife amazing. Try Myakka State Park. If you can do the long drive 2hrs. Go to N.A.S.A Just out of this world, literally. So much to do, and so little time....

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Summer Vacation 2015

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful vacation in this lovely home! It was very clean and bright and located in great neighborhood. We enjoyed the pool and kayaking in Phillippi Creek. In the mornings, we had coffee on the lanai and watched for manatees and ospreys. It was a quick drive to Siesta Key and to Lido Beach and downtown. The owners are very nice and quick to respond. I highly recommend this home to all!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
sarasota/bradenton
Nearest Point of Interest
westfield mall
Nearest Point of Interest
selby botanical gardens
Nearest Point of Interest
world famous siesta key beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Publix
Nearest Point of Interest
southside village's luxury shops and restaurants
Nearest Point of Interest
southgate post office,and excellent restaurants
Nearest Point of Interest
Car: recommended

minutes to the world's #1 rated beach on Siesta Key, Selby Gardens, The Ringling Museum, St. Armands, Jungle Gardens, Asollo Theater Company, The Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, Mote Aquarium, Farmer's Markets, Art Galleries, Historic Spanish Point, Myaka State Park, Jungle Gardens and much more.

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Rates & Availability

Sarasota House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season 2016-2017
Dec 1 2016 - Apr 30 2017
10 night minimum stay
$1,600
$4,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
$1,150
$3,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150 + Tax
cleaning $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Two week minimum stay. Note that the monthly rates are sometimes incorrectly quoted at much too high a rate. Please use the monthly rate chart for accurate pricing rather than instant quote function. For stays over 2 weeks but under a full month please or for multi-month stays please e-mail an inquiry. International guests should pay by e-check if possible. Thank You!

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Amenities

Sarasota House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2.5+
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , en-suite bathroom
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon , comfortable sofabed sleeps 2, french doors, aero-bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , second bathroom adjacent
  • 1 Queen size Beds 1 king size bed- new 2016 1 queen size sleeper sofa 1 queen size aero-bed 1 pack n play infant crib
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 bicycles
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
on the Phillippi creek, 2 kayaks with accessories, 4 bicycles, tennis racquets, fire pit, putting green, sand chairs, beach umbrellas, beach towels, high-quality cotton linens and goose down pillows, 40' flat screen LED television with Fios, pool toys, bird life, quiet double dead-end street, tropical plantings, citrus trees and palms, fenced in back yard, patio with outdoor tables and chairs, beautiful neighborhood, walk everywhere, 5 min. to hospital, bike onto siesta key, 5 minutes to the city of Sarasota, walk to yoga, spa, sushi and many unique shops, public transportation, top quality furnishings, board games, blue-ray player, dvd/blueray collection, extra queen-size aerobed, outdoor dining area, hammock, lounge chairs

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