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Tropical Bungalow-WALK TO BEACH & VILLAGE CALENDAR MONTHLY RENTAL PET FRIENDLY

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 14 - 29 nights

Overview

About the property

The Lily Patch bungalow- 2 bedroom/2 bathroom-Pet Friendly

WALK TO SIESTA BEACH & VILLAGE.

Our LILY PATCH BUNGALOW was featured in Sarasota Magazine Living In Paradise, October 2009 Issue, as one of 'Our Cities 10 Most Beautiful Homes'

Situated in the quiet and secluded neighborhood of Palm Island, the Lilly patch is a cozy pecky cypress with two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Hardwood floors throughout add to its charm. Double sets of French doors lead from the living and dining rooms onto the large private Mexican tiled screened porch surrounded by lush tropical vegetation. The master bedroom has a stall shower with an outside entrance to an outdoor shower. In just a short stroll you can be on the famous Siesta white sand beach or in the quaint Siesta village for everything you may need including great restaurants and shops - it is a perfect winter getaway.

Siesta Key, Sarasota, Florida is on the Gulf of Mexico. Fly into Tampa and drive a little over one hour south on I-75 to exit 205, or fly into Sarasota and taxi or rent a car and in fifteen minutes you're here!

And, don't forget beautiful downtown Sarasota and bay front is just over the bridge. It is just a short drive for a unique cultural experience from the Ringling Museum, multiple theatres, ballet, orchestra, opera, gorgeous Selby Gardens, and endless dining and shopping options.

ADDITIONAL RENTAL INFORMATION:

* The Lily Patch has washer and dryer and is completely turn-key.

* Definitely NO SMOKING - NO EXCEPTIONS.

* WE LOVE PETS! (pet deposit required)

* Rates are subject to 12% local rental tax.

* Minimum Monthly rentals only.

* Multiple month discounts rentals available.

* $1000 refundable security deposit required on all rentals.

* Utilities and final cleaning will be deducted from security deposit.

For additional availability on Siesta Key please see our other listings:

Blue Lagoon VRBO#1043727 (2B/2B)

Canal Place VRBO#1043736 (3B/2B)

Fern Haven VRBO#1044027 (Studio)

Garden Terrace VRBO#1043802 (Studio)

Tropical Hideaway VRBO#1044034 (2B/1.5B)

*CHECK OUT OUR SKI-IN/OUT CONDOS IN STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, COLORADO AND EXPERIENCE OUR 'FAMOUS CHAMPAGNE POWDER' AT LISTING #11122**

Keywords: House, bungalow, cottage, private home, single family home, Palm Island neighborhood

More Details

Owner
Ali and Rich Light
Member since: 2001
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2018

About Ali and Rich Light

We are Ali, Rich and Chloe Jane Light. We moved to Siesta Key in 1997 and have never looked back. We absolutely love living here and sharing our paradise with our guests. We have been renting our six cosy bungalows since 1998. Ali is an artist and has drawn inspiration for colors and design of our bungalows from our travels to Hawaii, Ireland, and the British Virgin Islands. Rich was a custom design home builder and landlord for many years in the Philadelphia region, so together we have found the perfect match for having beach rentals.

Ali and Rich Light purchased this bungalow in 1998

Why Ali and Rich Light chose Siesta Key

When we moved to Siesta Key in 1997 we knew that we wanted to be able to share this gorgeous area with others and having rentals seemed to be the perfect way.

What makes this bungalow unique

The unique benefit of staying at our properties are the ability to walk right to the beach and village, or we provide bicycles so you can explore the island. We are always available and live just a few doors away from most of our places. We are always excited to share our favorite places and restaurants so even our single guests feel like they have family here.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in the Siesta Key in the Sarasota County

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • near the sea ...
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Bath with Shower
  • Both bathrooms have a vanity for storage. There is an outside shower also for showering off in the sun, especially great after a day at the beach.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Both bedrooms have large closets, a chest of drawers and side tables with plenty of room to walk around.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Restored Cypress Cottage is a short walk up the street to Famous SIESTA BEACH three miles of WHITE QUARTZ SAND & TURQUOISE WATER. We are located near the SIESTA VILLAGE where we have a Market with liquor store, Post office, Drug Store, Florist and many fine places to Dine. We are a Bike and Pet friendy Island community. Downtown Sarasota is just a 15 min drive to Art,Dinner Theaters,Opera,Symphony and much more.Yes, WE HAVE IT ALL RIGHT HERE......

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Cosy bungalow

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice time. The owner lives nearby and was most helpful and welcoming. We hope to stay there again. Sleeps 4.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Amy, Thank you for your review! We enjoyed having you as our guest at THE LILLY PATCH COTTAGE and hope to see you again in November/ December. Thanks, Ali & Rich Light
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5

Lovely

  • 5 of 5

I have been lucky enought to stay here for the past five years for two months each year.

Perfect place to relax. Two blocks from the beach. Owners are lovely and nearby if neaded. Lovely porch to relax on. Clean and very happy place. Lots of great restaurants nearby. My daughters also love this place.

Nice quite area but if you want activity the village is within walking distant.

Lots of friendly happy people.

Ali and Rich are the best.

Dottie

  • Review Submitted: 18-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dottie, Thank you for your review! Ali, Chloe, & I have enjoyed having you as our guest at our LILLY PATCH COTTAGE for the last five years, and having you treat the cottage as it was your own. We hope to have you as our guests for many more years. Thanks, Ali, Rich, & Chloe
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RIVA Maryland
5

Relaxing vacation

  • 5 of 5

I had a very relaxing enjoyable vacation at the Lilly Patch with the greatest people in the greatest village by the greatest beach in the greatest neighborhood.

Ali and Rich and the Lilly Patch were a real joy. Comfortable, clean house and they were there for anything I needed including borrowing paper for my computor.

They are great host. So open and sharing and they make you feel very comfortable.

I felt like I was living in a garden as I sat on the lovely brick porch.

Love the out door shower. I am looking forward to coming back next year.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us. We really appreciate it. See you next year!
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Annapolis, MD, USA
5

Charming vintage Florida bungalow

  • 5 of 5

This is a review of "Lily Patch," a charming bungalow where my family and I spent the month of October 2013. The vintage cypress-wood Florida bungalow has been beautifully maintained inside and out. It is located on a large corner lot in a quiet residential neighborhood just a short walk from the white sands of Siesta Beach, or from the shops and dining of Siesta Key village. The outstanding feature of "Lily Patch" is the large screened lanai which runs along one side of the house and is accessed by double French doors from the interior. We spent much of our time here, enjoying the lovely lawn plantings and the song of mockingbirds and doves. The rooms in the bungalow are spacious and the furniture is comfortable. The central air conditioning works really well, and each room has a ceiling fan. An outside shower is useful for washing off beach sand after a swim. The large kitchen is well equipped with all necessary appliances. All in all, we consider "Lily Patch" a gem of a property in a special place, and we definitely will return.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2013
  • Date of Stay: September 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sarasota
5

Location, location, location

  • 5 of 5

On the beautiful Siesta Key, Palm Island bungalows are a premium. I could hear the surf from this property, as well as the bells from St. boniface church. Just 2 short blocks from the gorgeous beach, and a perfect stroll to the village for dining at any one of many restaurants, the location means much in season when parking is a premium on the island. This bungalow is in a lush setting with exotic tropical landscaping. Cozy outfitting for the interior. The neighborhood is a safe one and is visitor and dog friendly. Owner is most helpful with recommendations and accommodations

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: November 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Always BLUE upon leaving Blue Lagoon

  • 5 of 5

What can I say! Incredible Cottage! Location is perfect. A short 2 block walk to the most beautiful location on the most beautiful beach in the US of A!!!!! Access. The Blue Lagoon is accurately portrayed in the pictures posted and is very clean and well maintained. The layout is open and very cozy! What they say down here very 'Old Florida' charm. Close enough to walk/bike to Siesta Key Village with lots of great restaurants. Eat Here and Flavio's being my favorites in the village for dinner and the Sun Garden cafe a must for breakfast. Very peaceful and quiet location. Luv sitting on the screen porch and reading w/ a glass of wine! Rich and Ali are great hosts with a plethora of local knowledge regarding everything fun to do in the area. A+ and you won't be disappointed! My pup Hogan loves the porch too and walking the neighborhood. Great dog beach in nearby Venice or Bird Key in Sarasota.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
SARASOTA
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
SIESTA KET OYSTER BAR
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
SERENOA GOLF CLUB
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
INTERSTATE I-75
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
SUN GARDEN CAFE
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
FAMOUS SIESTA KEY BEACH
Car: not necessary

OUR COTTAGE IS LOCATED ON QUAINT NEIGHBORHOOD CALLED PALM ISLAND. IT'S A 5 MIN WALK TO THE FAMOUS SIESTA BEACH & 10 MIN WALK TO SIESTA VILLAGE FOR SHOPPING & RESTAURANT'S. YOU DON'T NEED TO LEAVE THE ISLAND. PLEASE VISIT OWNERS WEB SITE FOR MORE INFO. THANKS, ALI & RICH

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in the Siesta Key, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
May - November 2018
1 May 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
29 night minimum stay
£2,606
for 29 nights
£2,680
 
 
December 2018
1 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
14 night minimum stay
£2,680
for 14 nights
£1,563
£3,350
 
 
January 2019
1 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2019
28 night minimum stay
£4,546
for 28 nights
£4,839
 
 
February 2019
1 Feb 2019 - 28 Feb 2019
27 night minimum stay
£5,070
for 27 nights
£5,584
 
 
March 2019
1 Mar 2019 - 31 Mar 2019
28 night minimum stay
£5,241
for 28 nights
£5,584
 
 
April 2019
1 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
28 night minimum stay
£4,963
for 28 nights
£5,286
 
 
May-November 2019
1 May 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
29 night minimum stay
£2,606
for 29 nights
£2,680
 
 
December 2019
1 Dec 2019 - 31 Dec 2019
14 night minimum stay
£2,680
for 14 nights
£1,563
£3,797
 
 
My Standard Rate
28 night minimum stay
£2,531
for 28 nights
£2,680
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £223.35
Refundable Damage Deposit £744.5
Pet Fee £744.5
Utilities £223.35

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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