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4 BR/3BA Poolhouse is 4 miles from the famous Siesta Key Beach

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

This home has a fresh spa-like feel with modern touches. The U-shaped house wraps around a large patio with free-form pool. 40 feet of glass doors open onto the 1400 square ft lanai for 100% indoor/outdoor living.The lanai looks into a tropical garden and behind that is an 8 foot fence for total privacy. Two of the bedrooms overlook the pool. The terrazzo granite floors throughout-out the home have been restored and the house is completely updated with new furniture, window treatments, linens. All beds are encased in 'Allergy Armour' mattress bags.

The house is located in a quiet residential neighborhood and a 15 minute walk gets you to Starbucks, a breakfast place, grocery store and other shopping.

This house is four miles from Siesta Key beach which is rated one of the top 10 beaches in the country. It is an easy drive and there is plenty of parking at the beach. We provide beach chairs, umbrella, beach towels and a cooler.

Keywords: Single Family Home 4 bedrooms pool private quiet southgate sarasota siesta key beach

More Details

Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2017

About Linda

My family is large ...In the winter the 4 bedrooms mean that relatives can be coming and going and no one ends up on the sofa. The house is spread out and there are several different places to relax. Each person can have as much or as little privacy as they want. Most of the bedrooms have desks if you need to work remotely. One bedroom has ethernet to allow you to easily set up a VPN and run more reliably than a wireless network.

I appreciate all my guests and try to respond immediately if anything comes up during the stay.

Linda purchased this house in 2004

Why Linda chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

After driving up and down both coasts over 3 winters I chose Sarasota because of the very 'settled feel' of the town. Many of the developments were established years ago, the landscaping is mature, The clean, modern style that is represented by the 'Sarasota School of Architecture' pops up here and there in the neighborhoods.

What makes this house unique

The house is centrally located to the Gulf Gate Restaurant scene, Siesta Key Village and the downtown restaurants. The many beaches on Siesta Key are 4 miles from the house and Siesta Key Village is 4 miles from the house.

The pool area is so delightful that many guests have told me they never went to the beach.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in the Sarasota in the Manatee County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower , Shared bath
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure , Private bath
    Bathroom 3 - Shower Enclosure , Private bath
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , shares bath with bedroom #2
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , Private bath with shower and sitting area
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Shares bath with #1. Sliding glass doors open onto lanai
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Private bath with shower. Glass doors open onto lanai
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
The house is a 10 minute drive (4 miles) to Siesta Key beach. At the house is a binder with maps, restaurant menus theaters, golf courses, gyms, entertainment, etc. Also,there are 2 very nice YMCA's that do reciprocal's within a 10 minute drive of the house: one near Palmer Ranch and the other in downtown Sarasota.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(26 traveller reviews)

4 BR/3BA Poolhouse is 4 miles from the famous Siesta Key Beach
average rating of 4.923077 based on 26 reviews

Guestbook Comment

  • 5 of 5

We stayed a small week in this paradise in july, 2007. We had an excellent time. The house is just unbelievable with the large pool, the many bedrooms and bathrooms and the careful selected furniture. Extremely well-equippped, including PC internet connection and full operational kitchen.

Very recommendable.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 20, 2007
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome Pool House!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this rental was amazing. The house and property are well maintained and the pool is awesome. The location is perfect. It is in a quiet neighborhood, close to food and shopping as well as 10 min from Siesta Key beach. House comes equipped with everything. There are also pool/beach toys, beach umbrella, and chairs. Linda is great and easy to reach if needed. I would definitely stay at this house again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Our Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

This is our fourth time staying in this amazing house and every time has been just as good as the last. Everything you can possibly need is available in this home. Nothing beats having a nice big pool with an amazing view to relax. Also, having the solar heat on the pool is great on nights when it's cooler. We had six people in the house and we never felt crowded because it is so spacious. This place truly is our home away from home. We can't wait for next year!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What a nice place🌴

  • 5 of 5

We spent a full week with our dog at Linda's place. Very pretty house, beautiful pool, comfortable beds and quiet and friendly neighborhood. We just loved it. Linda was one phone call away, ready to answer any questions we might have. We had a great time despite a couple of heavy rainy days. The house location is very convenient for so many things and outings !

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Love this house!!

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for us! The pool is amazing and the house was clean and nice. We were a short drive to the beach and shopping. Linda was quick to respond to any texts. The house had everything we needed and was well stocked! The neighborhood was quiet and nice as well. Great price! Highly recommend! Thank you for letting us stay in you beautiful house!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Better than advertised !

  • 5 of 5

This place was great! Pictures don't do justice to the house. Beach food and fun all within 10 minutes.

Thank you for a letting us stay at your home!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in the Sarasota, Florida

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
21 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £155.17
Tax Rate 12.0%

If you are interested in fewer than 7 nights contact me to discuss the calendar.
I love most dogs. If you wish to bring a dog, please call me to discuss.
Cancellation Policy: if you cancel, I re-list the reserved time. If it rents, I refund your payments.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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