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Bedrooms 1
Separate WC's1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 38 nights


Minimum Stay
1 - 38 nights

About the property

So well located you don't even need a car to enjoy the best of Venice Island

We are right downtown on the Island in Venice. You can walk to anywhere or anything you need including our beautiful Beach in less than a mile. this is a very large one bedroom unit so spread out and relax. Quiet at night and weekends as we are in a business district. Pet friendly and owner downstairs on the premises most week days and only a few miles away if any problems should arise. The apartment is above a flower shop and really has no yard for children so they would need to be monitored very closely. Access to the apartment is by staircase only. The big balcony is ready for sun sitting however the smaller balcony is closed just now.

Debra Phelan
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 January, 2017

About Debra Phelan

i am a full time Florist located in downtown Venice, FL. We have a lovely apartment for rentals by day week or seasonal in the best location ever. I have 3 children and 8 grandchildren all living in this county.

Debra Phelan purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Debra Phelan chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Location Location Location!!! We are right in downtown Venice so close to everything you can walk to it.

What makes this apartment unique

Location! Location! Location! Very spacious and clean apartment that is very quiet at night

We have everything you need but food and clothes from pizza pans to beach chairs including two bikes to ride about on..

Guestbook comments from the owner

Ernie, thanks for making us a part of your holiday, please come back anytime.

Deb P
Dec 2016
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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

average rating of 4.857143 based on 11 reviews


  • 5 of 5

It was absolutely fantastic! So quiet and yet so close to the main street for shopping. We would love to stay there again!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful, quiet, clean, and a 2 minute walk to the shops and restaurants in downtown Venice

  • 5 of 5

I spent 2 peaceful days at this property. Everything I needed was within walking distance of the apartment. I would re-book in an instant. Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ernie, Please come on back sometime. i am glad you enjoyed your stay. Debra P
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Convenient location, very pet friendly, very quiet!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at the rental. We have two retrievers, around 40-45 lbs each, and the space worked very well for them. It was large enough for them to move around and not be cramped in a small hotel room. There was plenty of grassy space nearby and it was not on a busy street. There were also no immediate neighbors so it was very quiet and we didn't have to worry about the dogs barking and disturbing another guest. The kitchen was fully stocked with cookware, which was helpful because I had a last minute dish I had to prepare for our Thanksgiving family meal. Great location with an easy walk to Downtown Venice Island with all of the shops and restaurants. It was a very relaxing time. Debra was very accessible and answered all of my text messages with any of my questions. We will definitely stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Getaway in Venice

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was absolutely perfect for our weekend getaway in Venice. It is spacious and very comfortable. The apartment has everything you need. You can not get closer to downtown Venice. You can walk or ride anywhere. We will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very cozy

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable nice place in a great location. We were very happy and I will recommend it to friends.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Come back again sometime and thank you for staying with us. Debra P
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great location

  • 4 of 5

Loved the location. My husband and I are walkers so this was great. Not a far walk to restaurants and bars. Loved the wine bar just down the street, met some fun locals and they had great music there Thursday night. Also, loved the fact there were 2 bikes to ride to beach and Sharkys. It was wonderful to have condiments left to use. We drank the bottle of wine left over, but, we left 2. Great to have a laundry and 2 toilets. Would highly recommend to to others Also furniture and bed were comfy. Could have used a cooler room at night, only went down to 73.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We enjoyed hosting these folks very much, they were very easy going and we would love to have them back again. About that 73 degree thing, we caution guests not to set the air conditioner below 73 degrees upon arrival as most will set it at 63 and freeze the units, after it has cooled it could be set lower for sleeping comfort. I am sorry they did not inquire about that. next time !
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
SRQ Sarasota airport
Nearest Barpub
0.02 Miles
Venice Wine Bar
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
South Venice
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
On the Island
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Interstate 75
Nearest Restaurant
0.03 Miles
downtown minutes away several options
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Venice Island
Car: necessary

We have the best beaches in America with our sugar white sand. Our location is best for walkability in any vacation around and our town is very fun with lots to do.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Venice, Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
High Season
1 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Bill A
1 Mar 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
38 night minimum stay

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £41
Tax Rate 12.0%

Regarding the 12% taxes. 5% is for Sarasota County Tourist Development taxes. 7% is for the State of Florida sales taxes. It is the law to charge and pay taxes on short term rentals as this unit is one of.

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.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in the Venice in the Florida

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , dual shower heads in walkin shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shares room with washer and dryer
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • New Queen size bed with pillow top mattress end tables and bedside lamps.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Senior Adults Only Community ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • pets considered ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Once you are in this apartment you are transported to a relaxed Island feeling, you may find you won't get in your car the whole time you are here.

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