Welcome to this family friendly spacious 4 bedroom, 2 bath, Fido friendly home with a heated pool (at an additional charge), game room all in an ideal location just off the north bridge to Siesta Key. Don't want to wait every day in traffic to get off Siesta Key, then this is your home away from home that will meet all your family members needs. It's just a short bike ride into Siesta Key Village (3 miles) and Siesta Key Beach where you can spend the day at the #1 rated beach in the USA! Walk to Siesta Key North Bridge where you can launch a stand-up paddle board, kayak or fish for the afternoon!
This home is located in the Granada neighborhood in one of the best zip codes in Sarasota! Close to everything Sarasota has to offer....downtown is 10 minutes away with all of its fine dining, restaurants, bars, shops and night life to highlight your stay in Sarasota. Sarasota's own gourmet grocery, Morton's, where you can get freshly baked breads and desserts, as well as your favorite coffee drink, including a specialty wine shop and olive bar, all just 5 minutes away.
The lovely updated kitchen is fully equipped making it a breeze for the chef in your family to whip up your favorite Italian or seafood dish. There is a large stainless steel 3 door refrigerator with water/ice easy access, a stainless dishwasher, stainless oven/stove and microwave, granite countertops, tile flooring, lots of cabinet space, and a breakfast bar that seats 3 people with a large formal dining table for 8 just off the kitchen. The living room is just off the dining area and has a terrazzo floors, lots of windows covered by plantation shutters that can easily be opened to allow the Florida sunshine in. Plenty of seating make this living space a great gathering place to connect with family members. Enjoy a movie on the flat screen TV, WiFi / cable by Xfinity are included.
After you walk into the front door, to the left are several bedrooms. One bedroom has a queen bed with a closet (no bedrooms have TVs), another bedroom has twin beds with terrazzo flooring. Additionally, the 4th bedroom has a full bed and a chest of drawers (no closet), all share the lovely blue bathroom with a step-in shower and tile floors. The master bedroom has a king bed, tile flooring, ceiling fan with a step-in closet, a second closet and en-suite bathroom. The bathroom has a step-in tiled shower, granite counter tops, and a linen closet.
There is a game room that is screened-in next to the heated pool area. The kids will have a great time playing table-too shuffleboard and using an traditional pinball machine in between dunking each other in the heated pool! They'll never be bored. Pool heat extra (you only need it in the winter and early spring months)
A newly added bar area with Bluetooth powered speakers in the ceiling makes an ideal place to have friends enjoy the outside. Please keep in mind that this is an older home and in general, older plumbing and electric.
A strip mall with Publix Grocery is just down the street along with restaurants, nail salons and Caribou Coffee & Einstein Bagels as well as CVS and Pier One. Trader Joe's is only 6 minutes away. Rent bicycles at Village Bikes, just 2 minutes away or within a short walking distance if you prefer. Westfield Siesta Key Mall, including several great restaurants is only 7 minutes away. Walk to Cine Bistro!
The garage is not accessible from the house and is not included in this rental.
Master: king bed with en suite shower
Guest 1: queen bed
Guest 2: queen bed
Guest 3: 2 twin beds
Only 8 minute walk to Red Rock Park where Fido can enjoy the shaded trees, and chase the local squirrels and birds (no off leash there, but there are other parks nearby that do allow off leash exploration). We have attached a standard, no pet agreement. If you have a pet, please tell us so we can adjust your booking for a refundable pet deposit and permit your pet.
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