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Unique Private Canal Home, Pool, Spa & Dock -walk to Beach and Village

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Castle, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)

This enchanting, two-story, canal-front ‘castle-like,’ private home with new pool and spa is situated on Siesta Key within a block of the village and short walk to the beach. With four tastefully decorated bedrooms, four full baths, new kitchen, and large living space, there is plenty of space for the whole family. Whether you are poolside, cruising the canals or strolling on the crystal white sand, Castle on the Key provides the luxuries you deserve during your island stay.

This house is only a block from the center of the village and very convenient to several beaches. You can stroll to a variety of restaurants, boutiques, grocery stores, other specialty shops, and nightlife. Guests can enjoy the natural beauty of Siesta on foot, bike, boat, or kayak. Visitors also enjoy nearby Sarasota for world class marinas, art galleries, theater, and recreational amenities. Also your family’s Disney trip is only two hours drive.

Our home features decorated rooms, and plenty of space for a large family. Outside you will enjoy the 30 by 14 lagoon pool, large spa, and brick terrace sundeck. There is also a mini-castle in the rear for pool stuff- next to the canal, we have a 20 ft dock and bench at the water. We have an outdoor gas grill and outdoor patio area.

We have a nice varieties of palm trees and tropical landscaping as well as our Banyan tree near the water.

Keywords: Two-Story 'Castle' Home

More Details

Owner
Don Wagner
Member since: 2002
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few days
Response rate
80%
Calendar last updated:
27 April, 2017

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday castle rental in Siesta Key, Florida

Property Type:
  • castle
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (4), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • video player
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Very Good! 4.1/5 -
(14 traveller reviews)

Unique Private Canal Home, Pool, Spa & Dock -walk to Beach and Village
average rating of 4.142857 based on 14 reviews
5

Exactly as described and pictured.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation the House is in the perfect spot close to everything, ie the village,beach, nightlife. Situated in a quiet safe neighborhood . The outdoor area was wonderful. The pool and spa were clean and warm. We used it everyday. There were so many towels,blankets, and kitchen items. A very good choice.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice family vacation. Pool, spa, dock were all very nice. I would definitely rent this home again. The owners take good care of their property.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Portland, OR
4

Some minor setbacks but overall a good time

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time in Siesta Key! The house is in a superb location- about 3 blocks from "downtown" and just a few blocks to the beaches. The beds are comfy, AC works great, there was plenty of room for all 9 of us, and lots of books, toys and play areas for our baby. We had fun playing in the pool, taking the kayak out on canal explorations, riding bikes, and cooking dinners at home. The kitchen is set up a little funky- there are 2 kitchens and the oven is on the 2nd floor but the fridge, dish ware and most of the rest of the kitchen is on the first, so if you are baking anything be prepared for some back and forth. We were a little disappointed that the jetted tub didn't jet and the jacuzzi didn't get hot since we were looking forward to unwinding in a hot bath or pool. There was also a plumbing problem that occurred, but the owner was quick to send out an emergency plumber to fix it. It seemed like maybe it was a recurring problem and caused one of the downstairs bathrooms to be off limits for the rest of the stay. Luckily there were 3 other bathrooms to choose from. If you need a downstairs shower, check on this issue before booking, since the other downstairs option is a bathtub (which didn't work for my handicapped Grandmother). Don, the owner, was very easy to work with and was gracious with our issues and helpful in resolving them. The castle could use some updates and deep cleaning in areas, but overall, a great value for the prime location and for a house of this size. We had a really fun time all in all!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Great Place to go with Room for many!

  • 4 of 5

We were there with 2 families and the house was set up great for that. Only a block walk to town center so very handy. Very nice pool area and room for many. Kids had their friends over during the day and there was plenty of room by the pool. Very nice place to stay and convenient to everything.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home with lots of style!

  • 5 of 5

When we made the decision to get married in Siesta Key we were met with the challenge of renting a house that would allow our friends and family to stay with us. This house allowed all 12 of us to stay comfortably and had added class with the castle style!

It is in the perfect location which is within walking distance of all the quaint little shops and restaurants and just a little farther you are at the beach! We actually found that the beaches it was closest to weren't as busy as the public beach which was nice when you are with a group of people.

There was a lot of time spent in the pool and hot tub or just lounging by it or on the dock by the canal. After the wedding we had almost 30 people back to the house for dinner and cake and there was enough seating on the main level and patio area.

We absolutely fell in love with not only Siesta Key but the Castle and we are already thinking of planning another vacation back next year.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Plant City, FL
5

Weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent the weekend at the Castle. We love it here, it is so relaxing and beautiful.

We always have a great time at the Castle. We have stayed here on several occasions.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday castle in the Siesta Key, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Late Spring
22 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$570
A$3,348
 
 
Summer
27 May 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$3,751
A$10,730
 
 
Fall
19 Aug 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$637
A$3,214
A$8,690
 
 
Thanksgiving week
18 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$3,751
 
 
December
27 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$537
A$2,677
 
 
Holiday
23 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
A$4,825
 
 
January
7 Jan 2018 - 2 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$597
A$3,557
 
 
February
3 Feb 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$718
A$3,751
A$11,535
 
 
Spring
3 Mar 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$4,825
A$13,354
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
A$4,020
A$9,327
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$671.04
Cleaning Fee A$335.52 + Tax
Credit Fee A$134.21
Tax Rate 12.0%

Certified or Personal Checks accepted with 3% discount. Credit cards accepted on vrbo site.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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