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Siesta Key - Siesta Dunes Resort - Gulf Front Beautiful 2 BR Condo

13 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights


Siesta Key Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath condo (sleeps 4) with direct view of Gulf

If you have not stepped foot onto Siesta Key’s powdery pure white sand, you do not know what you are missing. Have you wanted to lounge in the bath warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico with pelicans gliding overhead, and see a pod of dolphins swim by? Then this is your next Vacation!

This beautiful 2nd floor condo is located in Bldg 2 which directly faces the awesome Gulf of Mexico and it’s incredible evening sunset is waiting for you. The neutral, sandy tones of this very well furnished Florida decor condo are soothing, relaxing, and will instantly put you in the 'Florida state of mind.'

The open screen porch extending from the living room offers you a view of the circular pool, hot tub. Beyond that lies our large sun deck featuring lounge chairs, tables, gas grilles and a gazebo… then on to our world renowned Siesta Key Beach, and finally the glorious Gulf of Mexico. Lounge chairs are conveniently provided on our private beach.

Dedicated covered parking is just below the condo and can easily be reached by the nearby staircase, or elevator, just down the hall located next to the handy laundry facility. Additional gas grilles are nearby, as is the tennis court.

The condo features two bedrooms with walk-in closets, plush mattresses, (king in the master bedroom and two twins in the second bedroom). A crib can be rented through the office for a nominal fee. The fully equipped kitchen includes dishes, pots and pans, tableware, glassware and all necessary cooking utensils to make you at home during your stay. There are flat screen TVs, WIFI, bath towels, beach towels, dish towels and bed linens. This unit is completely stocked. Sight-seeing gorgeous Sarasota cultural events and the fabulous restaurants are far too numerous to list. Let your sense of adventure introduce you to new places and new friends.

Rental arrangements with reduced rates are made through myself and finalized through the Siesta Dunes rental office to arrange arrival & departure times, keys, and everything else you may need to make your stay as wonderful as possible. I am confident your first stay will not be your last!

Whether you’re looking for a couple’s get-a-way, honeymoon location, or a family friendly vacation, book this condo for a perfect Florida experience today.

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Dorothy Balchunas
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 3, 2016
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About Dorothy Balchunas

I lived on Siesta Key at the time that I bought my condo at Siesta Dunes. Shortly thereafter, I moved to San Diego for financial opportunity reasons while, as a widow, I was raising 3 young children by myself. However, my heart never left this place that I love so much. So, 20 years later and upon retirement, I immediately returned to Florida and now live in Destin.

Why Destin, FL? That is a sweet and wonderful story of how I met my husband....maybe we can share that story some day. During various times of the year, we

(my husband, children and now grandchildren!) enjoy and treasure our time here at the condo when it is available.,, so it is, in fact, our second home.

Dorothy Balchunas purchased this condo in 1980

Why Dorothy Balchunas chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Why this property? Because this is my second home, where my heart returns to, and where I take pride in sharing it with others.

What makes this condo unique

Location! Location! Location! Not only within the confines of the finest condominium on Siesta Key, but also my particular Gulf front view.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for letting us rent your lovely condo. What a gorgeous location you have!
Jan 2016
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based on 13 traveler reviews

Siesta Key - Siesta Dunes Resort - Gulf Front Beautiful 2 BR Condo
average rating of 4.923077 based on 17 reviews
Vaughan, Ontario, Canada

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This was our family's first time renting a condo, having stayed at all inclusives down south and hotels in Florida. This was a gem! Beautifully finished, updated, clean and spacious. We enjoyed it so much that we wouldn't think twice to rent this property again. The unit had everything we needed, and the location made it so easy to run in and grab a quick bite if we were poolside on lounging by the beach. I would highly recommend this particular unit to anyone who wants options when it comes to meals (eat in or eat out), extra space when travel often requires you book a separate room for your teenage kids, and a true sense of home away from home.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Your words have just painted the very picture of what I have always wanted my guests to experience! Thank you and please come again and again.....
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Wonderful family vacation

  • 5 of 5

We vacationed here for Thanksgiving with our three children. We have already booked to go again this year, we decided this will be our new family tradition and place to stay! The condo is very clean, nicely decorated, updated throughout, and equipped with everything you need. With a short walk to the beach and the pool in sight, our children were able to hop back and forth (We felt comfortable letting them do so). The sun deck is beautiful and a great place to watch the sun go down. There are chairs available for your use on the beach at no cost, and water sports equipment delivered and set up on the beach. We really enjoyed our stay here and will be returning!!

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Miami, FL, USA


  • 5 of 5

We just got back from our vacation and could not have asked for a better experience. After our first night in the condo, we were already talking about making it our annual summer vacation spot. The condo was impeccable, fully equipped and the bed was VERY comfortable. You immediately feel at home, and well, nothing beats witnessing the beautiful sunsets on the beach! The owner is a great lady and very attentive to her guests' needs. Can't wait 'til next year!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wonderful! And I certainly look forward to your return visit!
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Top-notch condo with awesome view!

  • 5 of 5

We were extremely pleased with this condo and whole facility. The condo was spacious, clean and well equipped. The grounds, beach and pool area were well kept and very nice. Loved being able to watch the sunsets off the beautiful sun deck off the beach! Just as pictured on line, this condo had a great view of the pool area, pretty grounds as well as ocean and beach. So many times you find what you see on line misrepresented. Not only was this condo accurately represented on line - but it was even above our expectations. Great place to stay in siesta key!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I wanted to send a note to say we had a fabulous time at your condo in beautiful Siesta Key. I loved the view when waking in the morning. It was the best accommodations we have had in Siesta Key!

We played a whole lot of lacrosse at the beach, using your games equipment from your hall closet, and really appreciated the yellow beach bag (I forgot mine)!

The amenities were fabulous and the unit impeccable.

Thanks so much for accommodating the early check in.

The new sliding doors were really lovely. I bet they will be great when the weather cools a bit and you can have them wide open!

Thanks again and hopefully we’ll rent off you again soon.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Wonderful 2 weeks at Siesta Dunes! Very happy with complex. It may be my favorite condo complex we have ever stayed in at Siesta Key. Condo itself had a fabulous view of the Gulf and pool. One of the Best!!!

Condo had everything needed! Very Happy!

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Sarasota Bradenton International Airport

Siesta Key rightly deserves being awarded the world's most beautiful beach. The sand is a powdery white sand that must be seen to be believed. The sunsets are breathtakingly beautiful. Siesta Dunes sits in the midst of all this beauty, and my beachfront condo is the birds eye view to this and more. Sarasota offers innumerable things to do and visit, whether it be cultural or outdoor enjoyment. To name a few such offerings: Mote Marine Lab (fascinating for all ages), Selby Botanical Gardens, Ringling Museum of Art, Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota Jungle Gardens, live theater, Myakka State Park, Ringling Circus Museum, and much more. Restaurants? Fabulous food abounds!


Rates & Availability

Siesta Key Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Fall - 2016
Aug 2 2016 - Jan 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
Winter - 2017
Jan 16 2017 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer - 2017
Jun 15 2017 - Aug 1 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 12.0%

A 60-day cancellation prior to the date of arrival is required for a refund of deposit.

Rental reservations for dates and times are made directly through me, and I then arrange with the Siesta Dunes Rental Office. I will be happy to answer any further questions. Payment can be made by cash, money order, Visa, Mastercard, Discover or traveler check in U.S. funds only.

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Siesta Key Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1274 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bath 2 has toilet, vanity sink and tub/shower combo.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Baby crib for rent through on site office.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • King size bed in Master bedroom. 2 Twin beds in guest bedroom. Cribs for rent are available through the on site office.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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