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The Old Man and the Sea 2BR - 1 marlin to the sand

4.5 of 5 stars
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22 reviews
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 8
Old Man and the Sea Inn - 1 marlin to the sand! 2BR (sleeps 8) - Available on a 1st come basis! Perfect for travelers in search of uncomplicated seclusion. Located in the most “private” non-private beach neighborhood in Siesta Key, The Old Man and the Sea Inn can accommodate up to 24 guests and is a four unit Key West style home located just one marlin's length (5 steps) from yard to the sand path of southern Crescent Beach. Southern Crescent Beach forms a cove that boasts the calmest/clearest water on the island and was rated 'The World's Finest, Whitest Sand™' at the Great International Sand Challenge. It also has a limestone reef to the south which, is popular with colorful marine life and is listed in most top “things to do” lists for Sarasota County. The upstairs and downstairs patios of our home were designed for tr... Read more
About the manager, Daniel Jones
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 323 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2012
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 114 reviews and 8 properties
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Listing #FKN3294366 by: FlipKey
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East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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We traveled to Siesta Keys for a quiet family vacation with a teenager and I spent a lot of time searching for the "perfect" place for us. This was not it.....yes it was quiet and very relaxing but for what we spent on the rental I expected to be able to at least see the ocean. Well that was not... more

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Our business model is focused on one simple philosophy - your vacation time is precious and we should do everything we can to make it a great one. We have 130 positive reviews that will confirm we go the extra mile for our guests:). I met this guest personally (which is a rare treat for me) and offered to resurface... more

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015 for a stay in June 2015
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I spent a lot of time online trying to find a family friendly spot in Siesta Key. However, many places wouldn't even return calls or emails. Daniel was prompt and friendly! Lots of privacy with the coded check In. With 3 kids under 6, closeness to the beach was important. This rental is budget friendly and no shoes needed walk... more

Palmyra, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 for a stay in February 2015
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We stayed in the 2 bedroom unit which is so,spacious. Large eat-in kitchen, very large living area, beautiful hardwood floors throughout and plenty of towels, including beach towels. Big pictures windows that open, ceiling fans and cross ventilation let us breathe in the wonderful air and pretty view. The window in the kitchen is nice too for fresh air. A... more

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  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
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Nov 29, 2015 -
Dec 17, 2015
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3 nights
Dec 18, 2015 -
Jan 3, 2016
Dec 18 2015 - Jan 3 2016
3 nights
Jan 4, 2016 -
Jan 14, 2016
Jan 4 2016 - Jan 14 2016
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  • Pet: $150 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee: $150 / stay - Fee
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THE WEEKS BEFORE AND AFTER CHRISTMAS AND EASTER PRICE WITH A 10% SURCHARGE SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY. Reservation confirmed by deposit of 25% of estimated rental charge. Total rental charge must be received 30 days in advance. Refund upon cancellation only in the event another guest can be booked for the cancelled dates. Check-in time is 2:00 PM and Check-out time is 10:00 AM. *Early check-in and late check-out is always free whenever we can rearrange schedules to accommodate (and we will actively try). Guests must be 21 years of age and all persons under 25 years of age must be accompanied by their parent or guardian or submit a damage and nuisance deposit. All rates are subject to 12% sales tax and a standard $150 cleaning fee.
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