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Sarasota misses hurricane!!!! Paradise is waiting!!!

Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 14 - 31 nights


About the property

Fully furnished/equipped 3 room apartment, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom

Sarasota and Siesta Key are as fabulous as always and managed to avoid the hurricane. Our guest home is located in a quiet, safe, private setting, just minutes to fabulous Siesta Key and Beach.....away from the noise and traffic of Siesta Key.... and the high prices! Walk, bike or drive a few minutes door to beach! Our bright and sunny rental has a private outside entrance, parking spaces and a private fenced in yard. Updated and immaculate, it consists of a living room with sofa bed, 1 bedroom, fully equipped kitchen w/ dishwasher, all tiled bathroom, an enclosed yard with a gas BBQ, washer and dryer, large High Definition flat screen TV's, high speed internet, Wifi and much more.. A beautiful shared pool is available on the property. Like to BBQ? You have your own gas BBQ. Like to bike? We also have 2 bikes for guests, as well as beach chairs, beach umbrella, and more. Very relaxing vacation, with lots of "gulf gate"restaurants and shopping nearby- even Trader Joe's!

We are pet friendly, as long as your pet is house broken, well trained and friendly.

Rental Options:

Rates vary with length of stay and season.

Walk or bike to the beach... just minutes from Siesta Key, Voted #1 beach in the USA, where you can swim, rent a boat, kayak or walk or bike on the beach. Great 'Gulf Gate' shopping and restaurants, 20 minutes from St. Armand's Circle, Van Wezel Theater, Ca' d'Zan, Ringling Museum, Selby Gardens, Jungle Gardens, Mote Marine, Marina Jack's Restaurant, Bayfront Park and more. Enjoy the downtown Saturday Farmer's Market, and nature trails at nearby Phillipi Estate Park....wonderful neighborhood to enjoy everything Sarasota has to offer


More Details

Marlene and/or Steve
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2018

About Marlene and/or Steve

We moved to Sarasota, Florida 6 years ago from New York City and never looked back. We love it here and know you will too!

Sunshine is wonderful, physically and mentally!!!! The restaurants and shopping rivals New kidding.

Marlene and/or Steve purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Marlene and/or Steve chose Sarasota

Visited relatives in Sarasota and fell in love with the area and this lovely, safe, neighborhood. It truly is paradise with people from all over the USA and the world......warm and friendly atmosphere all around you.

What makes this apartment unique

We love our quiet, safe neighborhood, all the sunshine and the closeness to the beach. We enjoy walking, biking, boating, fishing and great 'chef owned' restaurants. We also love all the cultural events in downtown Sarasota.....P.S. The shopping is terrific too!


Sarasota Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • There is a sofa bed in the living room for occasional guests during your stay.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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(15 traveler reviews)

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Sarasota misses hurricane!!!! Paradise is waiting!!!
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews

Beautifully maintained, cozy apartment, awesome dog!

  • 5 of 5

It was in a great location for Siesta Beach and the Village. Within walking distance to stores and restaurants. (There's a new Mexican restaurant off Stickney Point called "The Plaza" - it's outstanding). Friendly neighbors - mainly families with children and pets.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Like Home

  • 5 of 5

Marlene and Steve are generous and wonderful hosts and their dog Grover could not be a more welcoming presence for you and your dogs. Amazing back yard with pool, wonderful dog friendly neighborhood that's a quick bike ride away from Siesta Key. Your little pooch will even have his/her own fenced backyard which came in very handy for potty training -- our puppy learned to paw at the door to go out while there.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New York City

Home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

A home away from home, a headquarters for enjoying the Suncoast of Florida, .a quiet, sunlit retreat------ these are a few of the attributes of the rental on Beechwood.

This rental features the kind of amenities that we find indispensable.

Conveniently located from points of interest, stores and restaurants.

We love the short walk to beach.

And, as an extra bonus, you could not find a more gracious and helpful host and hostess.

This is the kind of place that we look forward to visiting again and again.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What a fun place!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here in October, 2015. My wife and I enjoyed our stay as it was a great place, bright and cheerful. We loved the outdoor space and BBQ. Walked the beach every morning. Lovely safe neighbor. Marlene and Steve , the owners, were really nice and very helpful. Loved Sarasota!

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Even better than last time

  • 5 of 5

This is my second time staying here and the place is as cute as ever. Marlene and Steve were still helpful and eager to please The new driveway was very convenient and the new patio area was very welcoming. My little dog enjoyed playing with Grover.

The place is in a fabulous location, just a short drive to the beach and convenient to all Sarasota attractions

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Waconia, Mn USA

Wonderful Vacation

  • 5 of 5

My stay was wonderful. The apartment is just as cute as the pictures. My little dog Mickey loved cooling off in the pool. You couldn't ask for nicer people to deal with than Steve and Marlene. If you needed anything they were both always available. Grover, their dog is the sweetest dog you will every meet. He is truly a gentle giant and loved by everyone.

The area is very nice and felt very safe. Wonderful walking also and a very nice church a block away to let your dog play.

Can't say enough nice things about my 2 month stay. You won't be disappointed......Great, great location



  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2015
  • Stayed: January 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Siesta Key Beach
Venice Beach
Areas only Dog Beech....just a short ride away
Captain Curt's Crab & Oyster Bar
Just a short walk away on the Key- try the Tiki Bar for a beverage and a great fish taco. M...
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
HWY 75
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Siesta Key, Crescent, and Turtle Beach
Car: recommended

Located in a beautiful, quiet neighborhood just minutes from Siesta Key, away from the noise and traffic of the Key, and much more affordable. We are 20 minutes from chic downtown Sarasota shops and restaurants, and are 20-30 minutes from most local attractions, such as the Ringling Museum, Mote Marine Aquarium, Sarasota Opera House, Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, Selby Botanical Gardens, movie complex's and much more. We are minutes away from Gulf Gate restaurants and shops, with many chef owned/family owned restaurants serving a variety of Ethnic and American cuisine ....truly a 'foodie's' paradise. Within minutes we have a French Pastry Bakery, a German Bread Bakery, an Asian market, an English Tea Shoppe, a 'New York Style' deli, an Italian market and café, and some terrific pizza. We also have some world class steak houses and fresh seafood restaurants. As we like to say, 'So many restaurants, so little time' :)


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Cleaning fee $100
Tax Rate 12.5%

Damage deposit $500 returned upon inspection on last day
1st pet is $150 and 2nd pet is $50, per month.
$200 cancellation fee

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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