Stayed for a week with my 10 year old son and parents in their 70's. Location was absolutely ideal. Just step across the street and you are on the beach (made you feel sorry for everyone who had to hike it from the parking lot). The condo was immaculate, well-stocked and very comfortable. Great to have two bathrooms and the lanai with the beautiful view of the beach. Dalzell's were very helpful and responded immediately when we had trouble finding the beach equipment. It was right there in the instructions the whole time!
Siesta key beach is gorgeous. The sand as pure white and cool as everyone says. The huge sandbars and gentle waves made it easy for everyone to cool off. Yes, the water is warm but you still feel cooler when you are in it and you will not want to leave. Siesta key village is a typical beachside scene - every convenience you are looking for and some cute shops and things. The bar scene was not for us. Stuck to restos and cold drinks and we were... more