About this listing
Enjoy the crystal sands of America's # 1 beach while staying at this tranquil home that offers the best of island living. Only a 3 block walk to the beach. Shops, restaurants and rentals are only minutes away.
Seasonal discount offered MAY - DEC.
This elegant home in a quiet neighborhood with its beautiful landscaping will allow you to enjoy true island living. Upon arrival, guests are greeted with a bottle of champagne to take to the beach for a "Welcome to Paradise" sunset experience. Beach chairs, towels, beach bag and cooler are provided.
Your charming room has a new queen size bed, full size closet, dual alarm clock/radio with iphone/ipod docking station and remote controlled candles.
Your private bathroom with shower/tub is right across the hall from your room.
The spacious living room has 2 comfortable couches where you can watch TV or DVDs on a 46" flat screen TV. The loveseat by the window is a nice place to relax while reading.
Guests are welcome to use the kitchen and to dine at the formal dining table or al fresco on the screened lanai. Not in the mood to cook? Siesta Key has many restaurants located in nearby Siesta Village offering a wide variety of cuisine: Seafood, Japanese, Mexican, French, German and several fantastic breakfast places. Off island, Sarasota has many terrific restaurants and I'm happy to make recommendations based on your preferences.
Rentals of all sorts are available nearby: bikes, Segways, jet skis, kayaks.
Seasonal discount MAY - DEC.15
3 night minimum JUNE - AUG
6 night minimum SEPT - MAY 31
Guests share kitchen and living space.
Beach chairs and beach towels as well as a hair dryer are provided for guests.
The only area which is off limits is my bedroom.
Interaction with Guests
I work full time so I am available to interact with guests evenings and weekends depending on their preferences. I can be very unobtrusive or we can share some time together. Either way, I want to make your visit as enjoyable as possible!
This quiet neighborhood is a little gem just steps from the most gorgeous beach and yet close to shops and restaurants.
Bikes, Segways, Free Ride open air vehicles, and walking are great ways to get around the island. Local bus service is also available. Car rentals are plentiful either from the airport or locally.
Other Things to Note
Daily breakfast ingredients provided include: fresh pastries/breads, seasonal fruits, yogurt, cereal, oatmeal, eggs, juice, coffee and tea. I'm happy to accommodate dietary restrictions if you inform me in advance.
Sarasota is a vibrant arts town. I'm happy to help with reservations for the many performances we have to offer.
Guests have their own cabinet of dishes in the kitchen as well as Cuisinart pans. Coffee and tea are always on hand for guests and they are welcome to use anything in the spice rack.
Colognes and perfumes should be used SPARINGLY. Many people are allergic to fragrances and it is hard to remove from bedding.
NO AXE products
SUN - THURS TV volume low after midnight
No food or beverages in the bedroom except water.
In case of a spill on furniture or carpet blot as best you can with a towel and leave it! Let me know what was spilled and I will take it from there.
Visitors permitted at my discretion.