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Enjoy unmatched amenities at The Highview! FREE Bikes, Kayaks, & SUP's and more!

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Bedrooms 1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday home in Manasota Key - The Highview - 1 BR/Suite 4

1 BR Patio Suite w/ Private Furnished Outdoor Space & BBQ area.

At The Highview's newly acquired property, we offer a boutique vacation rental experience on the southern tip of Manasota Key. Included in your stay, we offer bicycles, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, beach supplies, and much more. The Highview comes recommended by the locals and is a great spot for any occasion! With a unique location and unmatched amenities, this one bedroom suite at The Highview has everything for your specific style of vacation.

Location, location, location! Being situated on the southern tip of the Key, you could almost throw a coconut from the Gulf to the Bay here. The Highview is located JUST STEPS TO THE BEACH and Stump Pass State Park.

Allow lush tropical landscaping to welcome you to our property and lead you to your suite. We've ensured your ability to prepare, serve, and then relax any way your heart desires with a newly stocked Kitchen and modern, comfortable Living Room. Enjoy a new mattress and luxury linens in your Queen bedroom. Outside, your private newly furnished outdoor patio awaits; where you can cook, dine, or lounge the day away amongst tropical landscaping.

We love being steps from Stump Pass State Park! There are 265 acres of sandy walking trails and pristine beaches here. You can ALWAYS find a section of beach all to yourself. The wildlife here is amazing! You will see pelicans diving for fish, osprey in tree tops, and herons on the beach. Dolphins and manatee are always swimming the shoreline and sea turtles choose this paradise to lay their eggs. Don't forget to bring your camera! Also make sure to look down in the sand, Prehistoric shark teeth and beautiful shells are never hard to find and are abundant on the beaches of the Key. Go shelling at the point of Stump Pass for a truly wonderful experience, then return to The Highview to rinse your souvenirs in our Shell Cleaning Station. If you prefer an outdoor shower, ours are temperature controlled and ready for you.

If you've been here before, you know its allure. If it's your first time, get ready for a soul refreshing journey! Be sure to enjoy our beach cruiser Bikes, Stand Up Paddle Boards and Kayaks to explore as well! They're FREE to use and included with your rental.

Bring your friends and family! Other suites may be available. If you have any questions, always feel free to contact us directly.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Peter and MaryJo - Owners
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 September, 2016
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2 holidaymaker reviews

Enjoy unmatched amenities at The Highview! FREE Bikes, Kayaks, & SUP's and more!
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
Cincinnati, Ohio

Lush, Tropical, Spotless with lots of ammenities

  • 4 of 5

We stayed a week at the Highview and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The place looks just like the pictures, exceptionally clean and tastefully decorated. Comfortable bed for those with troublesome backs, well equipped kitchen plus plush towels (including very large beach towels). There is also an abundance of beach chairs plenty of bikes, kayaks, and SUP’s. We used them all, although we didn’t come close in mastering the art of the SUP’s, but had a lot fun trying.

The outside is beautiful, very lush and tropical. Your own private patio area behind the unit is very nice but the only drawback is the sound of air conditioners. This probably wouldn’t matter to a lot of people but we (mostly my husband who can live in a terrarium) enjoy spending time outdoors even in the heat. However, we were able to move to the nice front sitting area of the other unoccupied units. This is the only reason I didn’t rate give it a 5 star rating. Did I mention the outdoor showers? We almost exclusively used these …nothing like looking up at the sky while showering. We were lucky to meet the owners Pete and MaryJo, very nice, responsive and accommodating people and enjoyable to talk to. Thank you for sharing your fantastic place. We hope to be back soon!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Donna. Glad you enjoyed your stay and it was great meeting you both. Come back to visit again soon! Best, Peter
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The property is awesome outside and inside.

  • 5 of 5

The Highview is everythng described in the brochure. St StThe inside of home was beautiful and outside is like your own little tropical paradise. We took advantage of all the amenities that was offered. We would recommend friends and family to stay at Highview.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review! Glad you enjoyed your suite and all the lush landscaping. Come back and see us again soon! Best, Peter
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Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Sarasota-Braedenton International Airport
Nearest Restaurant
0.7 Miles
Flounders on The Beach
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Steps to Deeded Beach Access

The seclusion of Manasota Key mixed with access to modern conveniences make this a perfect place for just about any vacation.

While here, we like to call special attention to the Key's best kept secret. Stump Pass State Park.

Being just steps away from Stump Pass State Park, the opportunities to enjoy nature are endless. Whether a relaxing beach day on miles of uninhabited coastline is your style, or you'd rather paddle the bay and inlets in our kayaks or on our paddleboards, this is the perfect setting. Every day at Stump Pass is an exciting chance to view nature of all kinds at their finest. Be sure to bring your camera!

Manasota Key is also known for the abundance of shells and shark teeth that can be found with little to no effort. After your done combing the beach just a few steps from our door, wash off your bounty in one of our shell cleaning stations. These will help you get the sand and salt off your souvenirs so they're ready to take home.

Sunrises, Sunsets, and Star-gazing are spectacular here. Whether it's an active or restful vacation you're looking for, this suite on the South End of Manasota Key provides the perfect location for your home base.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Manasota Key, Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Off-Peak - 2016
20 Apr 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Peak - Dec 2016 / Jan 2017
17 Dec 2016 - 27 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Peak - 2017
28 Jan 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Departure Cleaning Fee £82
Refundable Damage Deposit £410
Tax Rate 12.0%

Holiday rates may apply.

Stays of less than seven nights are considered during Off-Peak season.

Rates include up to the max occupancy of 4 people. Thanks for considering us!

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in the Manasota Key in the Florida

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Outdoor Showers - Outdoor Shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Sleeper Sofa - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 bicycles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Our property concierge is available to accommodate you while on site. Feel free to ask any questions you may have at any time.

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