The Claddagh House
The Claddagh HouseHeated poolDining RoomBreakfast areaKitchen areaMaster BedroomLounge area with new wooden flooringdoors to pool areaSarasota BayBedroom 2Twin bedroom 3Sarasota's breathtaking SunsetRelax by the poolThe Great RoomThe Claddagh front viewPerfect sunset
“ Excellent ”
6 Reviews
4890 Flagstone Dr, Sarasota, FL 34238



Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2.5
Sleeps: 6
Type: Home
Per week: $750 - $875
Per month: $975
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: Yes
Description of the Sarasota vacation home rental
Claddagh home offer!

Currently The Claddagh Home is on the market for sale.
Should tou decide to stay at the Claddagh Home, showings of the property need to be allowed during the stay period.

Come and enjoy all Sarasota and the Claddagh Home has to offer you!
This elegant two-storey home has been furnished to a high standard of comfort. The Claddagh Home is situated within the exclusive Palmer Ranch estate in Sarasota, Florida. The Palmer Ranch is a master-planned community with over 10,000 acres encompassing fine residential neighborhoods, parks, restaurants, and natural areas. The home is conveniently located near to the elite islands of Siesta Key and Longboat Key. Westfield Mall, the I-75 Interstate road, Sarasota Bradenton Airport, and Sarasota's downtown cultural, civic and business centres are easily accessible.

The Claddagh Home is a fully air-conditioned property which can accommodate 6 guests in style and comfort. On the First Floor, there is a Living Room open plan with the Dining Room, a further Living Room (the Great Room), a Kitchen and Breakfast area, a powder room and toilet/washroom, a laundry/utility room, an entry foyer, and covered entry. On the Second Floor, there is a Master Bedroom with a King-sized bed and large en-suite facilities. A crib, bedding,highchair, stroller and monitors are also available to facilitate our younger guests comfortably. In addition, there are two further bedrooms (one with a Queen-sized bed, the other with twin beds) with shared en-suite facilities. There is a luxurious private heated pool facing south to an uninterrupted view over a Florida Preserve.

The integral three-car garage may be used to house guests' cars.
Area Information
Sarasota boasts one of the finest beaches in Florida "The Siesta Key beach" which is only 10 mins drive from the home where you can experience the most breathtaking sunsets.

The city is also the cultural capital of Florida and houses the John Ringling Museum of Modern Art and also the spectular Selby Botanical Gardens.

The sun worshiper,the dedicated shopper, the keen golfer the angler, the watersports enthusiast and "culture vulture" will all find that their tastes are catered for within Sarasota!

For the more adventureous taste,the world famous Busch Garden Theme Park is just over an hours drive away in Tampa. This has some of the most exhilarating roller coaster rides for you to experience. Close by is also Cypress Gardens.

About the owner

Owner Profile

Sandra Hession

Sandra Hession


Availability Calendar



Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Sep 30 2015 Nov 30 2015 - - $750 - 1 Week
Dec 01 2015 Apr 30 2016 - - - $975 1 Week
Dec 01 2015 Dec 31 2015 - - $875 - 1 Week
Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.
Lodging tax: 12%
Deposits: 20% deposit to secure booking
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, Personal Check
Other Fees: Cleaning fee at $160 per rental- included with some specials ( inquire) Claddagh specials are subject to 4 guests staying. T & C apply One pet goes free!



  • Beds

  • 1 King Bed
  • 2 Twin Beds
  • 2 Sofa Beds
  • 1 Crib
  • 1 Queen Bed
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Patio
  • Private Pool
  • Beach Chairs
  • High Speed Internet
  • Pet Friendly
  • Screened Porch
  • Beach Towels
  • Lanai
  • Ping Pong Table
  • View (Lake)
  • Bikes
  • Linens Provided
  • Porch
  • View (Water)
  • Full Kitchen
  • Parking Included
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Blender
  • Gas Grill
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • CD Player
  • Hair Dryer
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ice Maker
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Microwave
  • Activities

  • Bicycling
  • Golf
    (3 miles)
  • Ocean
    (4 miles)
  • Beach
    (14 miles)
  • Pool
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (3 miles)
  • Fishing
    (5 miles)
  • Miniature Golf
    (15 miles)
  • Grocery Store
    (1 mile)
  • Tennis
    (3 miles)
  • Sailing
    (5 miles)
  • Movie Theater
    (15 miles)
  • Restaurant
    (2 miles)
  • Boating
    (4 miles)
  • Parasailing
    (10 miles)
  • Snorkeling
    (15 miles)
  • Shopping Area
    (2 miles)

Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Siesta beach which is now rated No 1 Beach in the USA, This beach is the most spectactular beach you will ever find with its powder white soft cool sand!
YMCA facility close by.
Try Bankok or China Wok for a very good chinese take out and a reasonable rate.
Mayakka State Park -15 minutes drive!
Nokomis, Turtle and Siesta Beaches - 15 mins drive! Nokomis Beach offers a fabulous Drum Circle each Saturday night.
Visit Spanish Point Bar and Restaurant for a breathtaking sun set over the water!

Reviews (6)

Reviews for this vacation home rental in Sarasota, Florida

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“ Excellent ”
6 reviews
Chris Gilbert

Chris Gilbert

Louisville, KY USA

Claddagh Home

October 20, 2015

Beautiful home! Everything in this lovely and comfortable home was in excellent working condition .Nice community, convenient. Well stocked large kitchen. Very comfortable home. Heated pool in great condition. Owner was excellent to work with and owner gave clear detailed instructions which made our arrival and departure very easy .

Sandra Hession

Owner's reply:

Thank you Chris, you were great guests to work with too and kept my home in excellent condition. thank you both so much Sandra

Lorie Edgerton

Lorie Edgerton

New Jersey

Sarasota visit

July 20, 2014

Comfortable house, enjoyed the pool, met some nice neighbors, quick ride to siesta key beach, but house needs some updating.

Sandra Hession

Owner's reply:

Hi Lorie
Thank you for your review, sorry to hear that you feel my home needs some updating, if you could tell me what you thought needed attention, I could address these issues.
Many thanks

Cheryl Fanning

Cheryl Fanning

Pittsburgh, PA USA

Palmer Ranch

March 20, 2012

This home on Palmer Ranch in Sarasota is in a great location for all the Sarasota attractions. Close to shopping. We travelled to Long Boat Key, St. Armand's Circle, Venice, and Siesta Key. Very nice pool at the home. Other than a few minor issues this would be rated a five star.

Sandra Hession

Owner's reply:

Thank you Cheryl for your review of the Claddagh home. I appreciate your feedback and be sure that I have now taken care of the minor issues you raised with me around the housekeeping and storage. I would be delighted to welcome you back to the Claddagh home again should you decide to travel to Sarasota in the future.

Terri Conrad

Terri Conrad



January 4, 2012

Stayed here over Christmas Vacation. Loved the area and the house. So close to everything. House was very nice and well equipped. The pool was amazing!!!!

Sandra Hession

Owner's reply:

Hi Terri

Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our home, I am so glad that you liked it and we would welcome you and your family back to stay at our home again in a heartbeat.
Take care Sandra



baltimore, md

Love this place!!

July 12, 2010

This house is beautiful!!!

Korona Brophy

Korona Brophy

Mt. Pearl, NL

Beautiful home

May 23, 2010

This Claddagh Home is a must for families or three couples, it has EVERYTHING, the pool is lovely and the grounds are well manicured. The beach is a fiftenn minute drive and you are close to I-75 and shopping and dining. The house is a two-story and is well maintained!

Owner Supplied Testimonials

we had a great time at your home, thanks for sharing it with us, neighbours were great, really made the holiday so perfect.

Robert- 2011

Love the area, love to come back to your home always "spot on"as usual! guest from England 2008

We had a wonderful vacation in your lovely warm home " The Claddagh" We will return again. dated 2006

Here are a few comments.

Thank you for having us back again. We love your home and it suits us just perfect for our golfing vacation - 2008

We had a wonderful time! Thank you. J.M.

You have a beautiful home here in Sarasota. Thank you for allowing us to enjoy it these past 2 months. Your book was very helpful in allowing us to explore surrounding areas. C & B Bulmer

We want to thank you for sharing your beautiful home with us and making our vacation time very special.
We had a fantastic vacation and loved your home, so did my three babies (poodles) - we will be back again! 2007

Guests from England - second visit to the Claddagh - had another great holiday! Love to come back again - 2008

We invite all our guests to leave us comments in the "Visitors Book" provided in the Claddagh as it helps us to provide and modify what our guests' expect from staying at the Claddagh!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is the price quoted include utilities and taxes?
A: Yes it does, there would be a security deposit required, approx $250, which is fully refundable after your departure, once no damages or excessive utilities reported.
Q: What makes our home a home?
A: We have aimed to have a clean and comfortable turn key home for you on your arrival, so your vacation begins as soon as you open the front door. Step out to the pool area to the heated pool and step right in.
Q: Is the owner contactable if there are issues?
A: Yes I the owner, will be available by email or landline and will aim to have any issue resolved as soon as is humanly possible, I want guests to enjoy my home as much as I do

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