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Living The Dream On Lido II, short term rentals

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 585 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath Close To The Beach And St. Armands

Be sure to check out our other property 512091- Living the Dream on Lido I

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Please read our reviews. We are owner operators and live nearby. It’s our goal to make your time at Living the Dream on Lido memorable. We meet all of our guests on arrival to make sure everything is perfect – we appreciate your business.

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If you’re looking for a quiet beach community and an island lifestyle than you’re at the right place. The unit is fully updated and decorated in island style with a very comfortable king size bed, flat screen TVs in living room and bedroom, and a fully equipped kitchen. What’s really nice is at Lido you can park your car and walk (or bike, & bus) as everything you need is nearby. It’s not uncommon for our guests to taxi in for the week.

Like the outdoors? Lido has parks on the north and south end and the kayak park is two blocks away. The beach is a block away and we provide beach chairs, umbrella and cooler. There's bathrooms and snack at the beach also.

Hungry? It’s a 5 minute walk to famous St. Armand’s Circle with 15+ restaurants and upscale boutique shopping. Our favorite spots are at Tommy Bahamas restaurant watching the crowds go by while sipping a martini or on the patio at the Columbia with a pitcher of cava sangria made table side. 8th floor Happy Hour at Lido Beach resort is also a great place to meet the locals.

Night on the town? Enjoy beautiful downtown Sarasota’s fine dining, theater, opera, ballet, art galleries, antique shops, and museums or just pass the time while strolling the shops of downtown Sarasota. Longboat key and Siesta Key are minutes away.

Linens, towels, beach chairs, umbrella, and cooler provided – just bring your toothbrush! If you forgot it – ask! We probably have it.

You name it and its nearby - golf, beach, bike, boat, sailing, some of the best fishing, fishing charters, aquariums, museums, shopping, wind surfing, kite boarding, swimming, great walking areas, theaters, opera, and on and on.

Here is a sampling of what's nearby!

•Ringling Museum (John Ringling was an art collector)

•Segway Rentals (fun way to tour the town)

•Selby Botanical Gardens (amazing display of orchids)

•Mote Marine Aquarium (fish lovers place and great for kids)

•Van Wezel Performing Arts Center

•Marina Jacks (downtown on the water restaurant with a nice outdoor bar)

•Ca’ d’Zan Mansion (John & Mable Ringling house)

•Myakka State Park (gators and airboats)

•Busch Gardens (hour north)

•Sarasota Opera (located in the theatre district)

•Kennedy Space Center (nice day trip)

Two hours to Orlando attractions. Minutes to Sarasota airport and 1 hour to Tampa and St. Petersburg airports, parks, museums, sporting events.

More Details

Owner
Jan
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 May, 2017

About Jan

Local couple living the dream on Lido. We've been coming here (Lido) for years and decided to make it our home. Chris was born in Florida and Jan's a NJ transplant. We hope you enjoy the island!

Jan purchased this condo in 2015

Why Jan chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Relaxing beach community. Close to everything and you never need to leave the island. Great neighborhood and everyone's friendly.

What makes this condo unique

Small beach community with easy access to the great beach, restaurants, arts, and sites in Sarasota. It's stuck in time a little bit but that's what makes it unique.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in the Lido Key in the Sarasota

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 585 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
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 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Master Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower
  • Nice sized bath that has been fully updated. Separate vanity area.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Completed updated beautiful spacious master bedroom. Island look with king size bed, nightstand, dresser with mirror and adjacent master bath. 40' flat screen TV.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(32 traveller reviews)

Living The Dream On Lido II, short term rentals
average rating of 4.90625 based on 32 reviews
New Jersey
5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect! Convenient, quiet, clean, safe, friendly. We had an awesome time. Janice was great. Her hospitality, kindness, generosity & attention to detail was beyond awesome. Nothing was overlooked. She thought of everything.

We will be planning a return trip before the end of the year.

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Keene, New Hampshire
5

clean, modern, welcoming, peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Well maintained, very comfortable bed. Quiet Lido neighborhood one block to beach. Foliage, birds, I love Lido Key.

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Comfort and convenience

  • 4 of 5

A great place to stay, all you need for a comfortable visit to such a lovely area. I will be back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Pamela I'm glad you were comfortable with the condo. Thank you for the beautiful words you wrote in my guest book
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5

Location, location, location!

  • 5 of 5

Location , location, location! The condo was updated, clean and simply lovely. My husband has a bad back and the king mattress was very comfortable . Jan was available and wonderful w reccomendations. Highly reccommend!!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Nancy I'm glad you enjoyed your stay
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5

It's dreamy!

  • 5 of 5

Locale is perfect! Clean and cozy place. Extremely kind and helpful owners! Had a perfect vacation. Thank you very much!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Gloria, I'm glad you Dan and Jed had a good time. Looking forward to seeing you again
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5

Location, location, location!!!

  • 5 of 5

We spent 3 weeks in this cozy condo and thoroughly enjoyed our time. Sweet beach decor. Great location. Just a couple blocks from Lido beach and a short walk to St Armands. Kayaking through mangroves just a few bocks away. Janice was very accomodating.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mariam and Randy, your three weeks sure did go fast.I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and got to use the kayaks. Hope to see you back again someday
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Location

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens
"Great botanical garden in teh heart of downtown Sarasota"
Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium
"For the kids! About a mile north on City Island is the local aquarium. Be sure to stop at ..."
Anna Maria City Pier
"Great lunch spot on the water"
Mediterraneo Restaurant
"Good local Italian restaurant"

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in the Lido Key, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
May
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£734
for 7 nights
£734
 
 
June/july
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
5 night minimum stay
£541
for 5 nights
From
£97
 
 
August/November
1 Aug 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£444
for 5 nights
From
£77
 
 
December
8 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£734
for 7 nights
£734
 
 
January
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£831
for 7 nights
£831
 
 
February
1 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
14 night minimum stay
£2,068
for 14 nights
£1,063
 
 
March
1 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,063
for 7 nights
£1,063
 
 
April
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£831
for 7 nights
£831
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£541
for 5 nights
From
£97
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £57.98

$75.00 cleaning fee, taxes are included. Rate is for 2 adults, $25.00 a night extra per each adult

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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