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Vista Hermosa Villa available Spring/Summer 2017

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

2 Bdrm/2 Bath Villa

Siesta Key - one of Sarasota barrier islands, known for its famous white sand beaches and gorgeous sunsets. The sand is like flour and never gets hot !! Great for all ages.

Vista Hermosa - well maintained complex, located directly on Siesta Key, near the South bridge (Stickney Point), with Crescent Beach just across the street. A short walk and your on the beach. Close to restaurants and shopping. Great location for walk ability. We also have 2 bikes to take around.

When you get tired of walking/ biking around you can call Surf Sides for a FREE shuttle ride all over the island. They works on tips only.

Our villa is private in the back of the complex, very quiet. The kitchen has recently been remodeled with all appliances under 1yr old. No steps, tile floors through the whole place. Close proximity to the pool but not too close to hear the noise.

Two bikes, a baby stroller, pack 'n play, beach chairs, beach toys, a cooler with wheels to head to the beach.

Complex has picnic areas with gas grills available for grilling along with shuffleboard courts for all to enjoy.

1 parking space, additional guest parking on first-come basis. No oversized vehicles/trailers/RVs permitted.

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Note: International credit cards will incur an additional fee, which will be calculated by the bank. International checks must be a certified check.

More Details

Property Manager
Dianne Kemp
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 14, 2017

About Dianne Kemp

My husband and I live in Iowa with our teenage daughters. We fell in love with Siesta Key the first time we went there. Knowing we only have a few years left before our daughters are too busy for us. We purchased this place as a great family vacation spot.

Why Dianne Kemp chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Location, Location, Location!! We chose this villa because of the great complex, southern part of the key, and the great walkability. This is a perfect vacation spot where we knew our family would throughly enjoy and make great memories.

Thought we could share this villa with a few others wanting to have a great vacation close to the beach. Why keep a place this special all to ourselves.

What makes this villa unique

Take the free pedi-cabs to all parts of Siesta, or rent a 3-wheeled scooter to do your own exploring. There is something for everyone in the greater Sarasota area, including both kid-friendly and adult attractions.

Disney - 2 hours

Busch Gardens - 50 mins

Hard Rock Casino - 50 mins

Venice - 20 mins

Mayaka State Park - 20 mins

Spanish Point - 10 mins

Golfing, boat rentals and charters, parasailing, kayaking, jet ski rentals


Siesta Key Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Building Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Siesta Key offers a free shuttle service all over the island. "Surf Side" works on tips only. The island offers a unique lifestyle that will warm your heart.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Vista Hermosa Villa available Spring/Summer 2017
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
Adams Center, NY, near Watertown, NY

Memories to be Made

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Villa Hermosa was wonderful. We visited Siesta Keys yr before while staying with friends and became enchanted with the area. From the moment we arrived we knew we were going to be comfortable. The furniture comfortable, kitchen a dream to cook in and the villa had many other amenities. There is so much to do in Siesta Key and surrounding area that one could never be bored. My husband would walk or ride one of the bikes across the road to Crescent Beach each morning and we went to the beach most nights to view the magical sunsets. I was suffering from knee bursitis making walking painful, but riding a bike less pain, so the bikes provided were great. Many times we didn’t need a car; the bicycles made transportation fun/easy. A road called Peacock Rd. runs parallel to the back row of villas of Vista Hermosa, half brick paved/ half pavement, w/beautifully lined oak trees. (Gain entry at sm white gate heading south on the Vista Hermosa circle, few yds from the villa.) It’s a private road, little traffic and when you come out to the beginning of the road you are at the marina many restaurants, PO, etc. Length is @half to three-quarter mile; @5-10 minutes on bike, @20-30 minute walk. We recommend Captain Curts and Sniki-Tiki Bar that are right next to each other, have the same famous Captain Curt’s chowder, similar food/drink menu with entertainment most nights. My fav is the Juicy Pirate drink! Another fav restaurant is Turtles Restaurant a couple miles south. They have a inexpensive but good brunch every Sunday. There is a community pool at Vista Hermosa that services the villas. We met some lovely people there. Many return each year and know each other, so the atmosphere was friendly and everyone very helpful to us newbies. Pool is heated and was so wonderful to go for quick swim or with a book for the afternoon. We recommend renting a boat from Marina Bayfront Excursions, next door to Turtles Rest. Very reasonable, especially if splitting costs with another couple. We had friends visit us and had a wonderful 4 hrs boating/swimming/picnicking on the coast @$100 each couple. OK, so that’s all of my travel insight, but the other part about this stay was communication with Dianne, the owner. She was wonderful to deal with and made sure any concerns/needs were met. Answering all texts/emails promptly, making our stay so very memorable. We would love to stay again and highly recommend Vista Hermosa! Thank you so much Dianne!

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Cindy. So glad you enjoyed your time in Vista Hermosa/ Siesta Key. Can not wait to have you return. It's been a pleasure getting to know you.
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Loveland CO

Quiet, Spacious and Convenient to Restaurants, Shops

  • 4 of 5

We loved being able to walk to restaurants, shops and even a small grocery. Nicely furnished with comfy beds.Beautiful new kitchen.The grounds around the unit are well maintained and it's a short walk to the small swimming pool. The owner was available to us when we had questions which we appreciated. There were many reasons we chose this villa but a primary one was the advertised proximity to the beach. Some reviewers said 2- 5 minutes. That is stretching it unless you're out for a cardio run. We found it more like 15 which is no big deal unless you're carrying your chairs, umbrella, beach bag and cooler. So..........maybe one of those tote carts with beach wheels is in order at this unit for beach lovers. With few exceptions, the home is well furnished and indeed, spacious and quiet.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for choosing to stay at our villa. We will definitely give some consideration to the idea of the beach cart. I also found it comberson to get everything down to the beach in one trip. We would really enjoy having you in a returning stay.
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Great Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great vacation at this villa. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a relaxing vacation in a great location. The villa had everything we needed! The owners were very friendly and attentive to all of our questions. Can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Get-Away

  • 5 of 5

Modern villa located in a quiet atmosphere. It's located within walking distance to the beach and great restaurants. A free shuttle ride is available to take you where you want to go. Villa was clean and having two bathrooms was a plus. My friends and I had a wonderful time at this location. I would highly recommend it to anyone who wants to enjoy the white sand of Siesta Key Beach.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Johnston, Ia

Fantastic vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Nice quiet villa. Clean and well maintained. Everything was just as stated in the description. Great location...walk ability to everything and what was not within walking distance we just took the free shuttle that picked us up right at our door. Would highly recommend this villa.

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your stay. Keep us in mind for your next visit.
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Great Trip!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful villa, newly renovated kitchen. Close to beach and restaurants. Owner was easy to work with. Responds quickly.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
11 Miles
Sarasota/Bradenton International,
Car: recommended

Siesta Key and Sarasota are located about 50 minutes south of Tampa. Fort Myers is 81 miles to the south of Sarasota.

Airports: TPA (Tampa), SRQ (Sarasota-Bradenton), PIE (St. Petersburg), PGD (Punta Gorda)


Rates & Availability

Siesta Key Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Easter 2017
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
May 13 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Season 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $300
Cred card fee per week $45

Monthly rentals: if paying with credit card, an additional fee will be incurred. The quoted rate is the weekly rate. I will adjust at time of reservation request.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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