We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Walk to beach & St Armand's Circle !!!

pool view
living room
living room
dining area
full kitchen
Guest House
St. Armands Circle
Lido Beach
Sunset on Lido Beach
1 of 10pool view
Guest house -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Sarasota, Florida
Be swept away to luxurious Spain in this beautiful one bedroom guesthouse overlooking a lovely pool. Relax and sip your morning coffee as you take in the peaceful surroundings and bay breezes, with a private entrance, spacious outdoor dining room in tropical paradise. Features include:Mexican tile throughout, office area, DVD/VHS, 2 TVs, pool, high speed internet access, full size kitchen and elevator access by request. Located a short 1 minute walk to world famous St Armand's Circle for shopping and cafe style eating & a 5 minute walk to Lido Beach. You can laze your days away shopping and soaking in the Florida sunshine before retreating to your own private guesthouse.
Beds: 1 Queen Bed, 1 Sofa Bed
About the Owner, Joyce H
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We love meeting our guests... we are usually available to hand off the key and walk the guests through the guesthouse and point out the features of our area.. Occasionally we may be on a business trip or vacation and we have a close friend and neighbor who will meet and greet.. We are available on the property for any issues that may come up during your stay....
Contact Owner See more properties
Listing #FKN4822574
Reviews from our community
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
English first
English first
Randolph, Vermont
Reviewed 9 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Management response:

Thank-You Andrea and Jay, We are so happy that you could unwind and enjoy our area. We will look forward to your return...and will send Duane your Thanks as well! Sincerely, Joyce and Jeff


Report response as inappropriate
Hudson, Fl. USA
Reviewed 23 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016 for a stay in July 2016

Beautiful guest annex, better equipped than my own home. Beautifully furnished, great a/c, not noisy, easy walk to St Armands circle for restaurants, 10 minute stroll to Lido Beach. Pool towels, beach chairs provided. Grill available and an immaculate pool. Jeff and Joyce are amazing hosts. Accommodation provides you with a great base for visiting all the beaches in the...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We would ask for consideration to parties ...I have many guests who invite friends and eat outside or swim and that is fine so long as it does not go past 10:00 pm Please keep in...
    1 Shower
    1 King
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week Per month
Default 7 nights
1 May 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
7 nights
1 Oct 2018 -
31 Dec 2018
7 nights
1 Jan 2019 -
30 Apr 2019
7 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • cleaning: $145 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Lodging tax: 12%
Deposits: Security deposits: $150 for weekly and $250 for monthly, to confirm reservation and full rent due 2 weeks prior to arrival.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, PayPal, Personal Check
Other Fees: Housekeeping fee $95.00
Hide Rates
About the neighbourhood
Sarasota has been made famous for it's art community and culture since the circus magnate John Ringling settled in the area in the 1920's. The John and Mable Ringling Art Museum and Mansion are a popular attraction. In the community there are many facilities for offshore and bay fishing, jet skiing, wind surfing, walking, , golfing, tennis, opera, ballet, symphony, theatre, motor sports and much more.

I-75 makes traveling to Tampa/St Petersburg, Venice, Ft Myers, Naples convenient. Sarasota is about 2 hours from Orlando's Disney/Universal Studios etc.

Sarasota's Lido Beach, famous for it's white sugar sand beaches, is a wonderful place to jog, walk or just kick back and enjoy the Florida sunshine.
Getting around
If you do not have a car there is a bus stop 1 block away which can take you just about anywhere in Sarasota... You can walk anywhere on the Island in just minutes.
Car not needed
How to get there
We are located 10 miles from the Sarasota /Bradenton airport and 65 miles from the Tampa International Airport.Once you are on St Armand's you will make the first left onto S.Washington Dr.....go 1 block and turn right onto Fillmore Dr..our house sits on this corner....you may park on the street just before our driveway.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby.
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
Initially, you may contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner. After you've made your first payment, you'll be able to see the owner's contact information.
How will the owner contact me?
This owner will contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to ask if the property is still available.
How do I pay?
For this property, please use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
Yes. Payments made via the TripAdvisor inbox are covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Book Now
202 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.