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Beautiful Florida Riverfront nestled on 3 pristine acres on the Braden River.

People3
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Over 1,000 square foot private first floor apartment; 2BR one Bath with 50 foot long fully screened porch with alfresco dining. Amazing surroundings, lush natural landscaping. Owners reside on the second floor. At this peaceful refuge, you will awaken to the sound of exotic Florida birds such as Limpkin, Gallinule or perhaps a feeding Osprey.

Cast a line for largemouth bass or take a stroll down the pathway leading to the river and across a small bridge to the island where a hammock with your favorite book beckons. This home was featured in the Sarasota Herald Tribune, Style magazine. 'The Braden River is tranquil, reflective and deep along the property, filled with fish, turtles and water birds. Ken Kinzie and Jeanne Chinnis enjoy their peaceful haven within surburbia' The luxury apartment has the following amenities; two bedrooms, one bath, private entrance, full kitchen, private laundry, icomfort memory foam mattress, WiFi, outdoor grill. Kayaks, Pedal boat and bicycles are available for guests enjoyment Fishing rods provided for guests. Comfortably sleeps 3.


Owner
jeanne Chinnis
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 November, 2017

Why jeanne Chinnis chose Bradenton

For the extraordinary privacy in an old Florida riverfront setting with it's own private island.

What makes this apartment unique

Close to Sarasota and Bradenton, one interstate exit from upscale shopping and dining at University Town Center. Minutes from LeCom Medical School and less than 10 miles from IMG Academy. Short drive to area beaches.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in the Bradenton in the Manatee County

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tub with shower, custom tile work.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Master Bedroom has queen size bed with i comfort memory foam mattress & sliding glass door to screened porch with chaise lounge for two.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • tennis

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

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Beautiful Florida Riverfront nestled on 3 pristine acres on the Braden River.
average rating of 4.962963 based on 27 reviews
5

The best accommodation I've ever had the pleasure of renting!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful grounds, gracious and helpful hosts, luxurious furnishings, well-equipped kitchen, amazing decor, and a private screened porch. Easy access to grocery shopping at Publix. And a central location for us birdwatchers--from Fort DeSoto to Oscar Scherer SP and the celery fields. What more can I say?

  • Review Submitted: 06-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We loved having you stay in our apartment and hope that you'll have an opportunity to return some day....Jeanne & Ken
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful and relaxing place to stay. I recommend staying here. Close to shops, restaurants and beaches. The owners are super nice and graciously accommodated us. We plan to come again!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We truly enjoyed our stay at this property.

  • 5 of 5

Propert was in a lush, serene setting. Accommodations were spacious and. Very clean. Very comfortable. Will definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: 23-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Home on the River!!!

  • 5 of 5

Firstly, the owners are amazing. Very friendly and helpful. The home is very very clean and has 2 beautiful bedrooms, 1 bathroom, full kitchen, laundry room and a very nice living room that looks out to the river. The screened in porch is spectacular and relaxing. It also has wifi and a great channel selection for TV/cable. I highly recommend this rental to everyone. 5 Stars. Cheers.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely quiet setting

  • 5 of 5

Jeanne & Ken are generous & gracious hosts and this is a great property to get away from the bustle of Florida tourist sites.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely and tranquil

  • 5 of 5

Its a great place in a quiet neighborhood. Its tastefully furnished and has all the conveniences you would want. The house is on the slow-moving Braden River and the property is beautiful. Publix and restaurants are just a couple minutes away. Its also close to downtown Bradenton, Lecom Field, Myakka State Park, and Lakewood Ranch. The owners are very nice and helpful - great people to deal with. We hope to go again next year!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ)
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Gecko's
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Tara Preserve
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Tampa
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Interstate 75
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Gecko's
Nearest Beach
18 Miles
Anna Maria Island
Car: necessary

The Braden River is excellent for kayaking or boating with a very short drive to boat ramp. Within easy driving range to Sarasota & Anna Maria Island beaches and golf courses. The apartment is minutes from the Lecom Medical School Campus. Other close attractions include the Mall at University Town Center and the new world class rowing center at Nate Benderson Park, scheduled to host the national rowing championships in 2017. One and a half miles from I-75 and Twenty minutes to Sarasota Airport. Forty Five minute drive to Tampa International and 30 minute drive to St. Pete/Clearwater airport.

Owners reside on second floor of residence and are available as needed to greet guest's and provide information about the area and nearby attractions, such as Selby Gardens, Ringling museum and other outstanding cultural attractions.

The neighborhood is in the Sarasota & Lakewood Ranch area, only 3 miles from University Parkway, University Town Center & Nathan Benderson Park. Guests will enjoy a very private, relaxed wooded environment. Sports enthusiasts can enjoy professional baseball, pro football, soccer and hockey, all less than one hour away.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in the Bradenton, 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
 
Winter 2018
15 Nov 2017 - 1 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£417
for 3 nights
From
£122
£878
 
 
Summer 2018
15 May 2018 - 14 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£329
for 3 nights
From
£92
£681
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£392
for 3 nights
From
£113
£803
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning £52.61
Tax Rate 11.5%

Rate is for 2 adults; $15 dollars per day per person (after 2) with maximum of 4 guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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