Unique Waterfront Luxury 4BR Pool Home near Beach

New Heated Pool Just AddedA Favorite of so many for years
5214 Avenida Del Mare, Siesta Key, FL 34242


Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Sleeps: 12
Type: Home
Per week: $2,600 - $4,000
Pets allowed: No
Internet: Yes
Description of the Siesta Key vacation home rental
THE GRAND CANAL COTTAGE: This highly landscaped canal-front private luxury home with heated Pool and separate heated 8-person Spa is situated on Siesta Key within two blocks of the world's most beautiful, white sand beach and a short walk to the village. It has been regarded by many as the perfect Siesta Key vacation home with every visiting family falling in love with the home. It features four tastefully decorated bedrooms, three full baths, and truly a gourmet’s kitchen featuring a six-burner gas Viking double range, Meile dishwasher and a double-glass door Traulsen refrigerator/freezer. There is adequate seating for 10 at the dining table and 4 at the bar counter. The living room area is open to the kitchen to facilitate communication and enhance the spaciousness. The living area features leather furnishings, two swivel chairs and a wall-mounted flat panel TV. The Grand Canal Cottage features a huge brick paver waterside terrace [seating 24] with a newly completed heated pool with sun shelf, an 8-person heated spa, two kayaks, 4 bicycles, an enclosed garage, and oversized parking paver driveway adequate for 4 or more vehicles. Florida is well known for its beaches, climate and foliage. This home features on its grounds lavish tropical foliage to include many flower species as well as many tree varieties. If you like plants and nature, you'll love the grounds.

BEDROOMS [SLEEPS 12]: As for sleeping accommodations, the “Grand Canal” sleeps as many as twelve [12]. The master BR Suite is very large with two comfortable swivel chairs, a writing desk, a triple slider offering a wonderful view of the waterfront, bamboo floors, a flat panel wall-mounted TV and a very comfortable King size bed [sleeps 2]. The bath is travertine and includes a very nice shower, an oversize steeping bath and dual sinks. The second bedroom features two full size beds [sleeps 4] and a lovely view of the water and outdoor area. A flat panel TV is wall mounted and all furnishings/linens are extremely nice. The third bedroom in the main house has a Queen bed [sleeps 2], flat panel wall-mounted TVs, very nice furnishings and abundant closet space. All bedrooms feature very nice linens and towels, and the second bathroom is tiled with a tile shower. The fourth bedroom is a separate apartment with outside deck featuring 2 leather recliners, wood floors, a wall mounted flat panel TV, a twin over full size bunk bed [sleeps 3], a Twin size EZBed [sleeps 1], a large private elevated deck, a full size private bath with tiled shower and a kitchenette with refrigerator, sink, microwave, Keurig coffee maker. It’s the perfect spot for an extra couple or kids looking to enjoy their own space. A full size washer/dryer awaits your needs, and of course wireless internet is available as well.

***During the fall season, enjoy the freedom of booking your travels with no worries over weather! We offer FREE travel insurance in September and October. Inquire with our reservationists!
Area Information
I think you will find the “Grand Canal Cottage”, its’ location and amenities to be a truly enjoyable experience for you, your family, your group and friends. The home is located at 5214 Avenida Del Mare just 2 blocks [1/4 mile] from the nation’s finest shoreline [rated the number 1 beach in the 2011/2012 national results by Dr. Beach]. Siesta Key Beach is the most important beach on Siesta Key and you’ll love its’ fine white quartz sand which is cool to the touch. Additionally the waterfront location on Siesta’s Grand Canal opens up a myriad of other enjoyments to include fishing, kayaking, boat watching and boating excursions. This highly landscaped property is filled with flowers and fruit trees offering a unique Floridian experience as well. This home is very convenient to the Village, the beach and the city of Sarasota which offers our visitors world-class restaurants, side walk cafes, live theater, art galleries, opera, museums, specialty shops, boutiques and amazing nightlife. But if you are thinking of a slower pace, half a dozen bikes await your urge to explore the island. There’s certainly a lot to do and plenty of great memories to make with your family.

Availability Calendar


Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Aug 02 2014 Nov 21 2014 - - $2,600 - 1 Week
Nov 22 2014 Jan 30 2015 - - $3,600 - 2 Weeks
Jan 31 2015 May 01 2015 - - $4,000 - 2 Weeks
May 02 2015 Sep 02 2016 - - $3,400 - 2 Weeks
Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.
Lodging tax: 12%
Payment Options: American Express, Cashier's Check, Discover, Mastercard, Money Order, PayPal, Personal Check, Visa
Other Fees: Two Week Minimum Exit Cleaning Fee: $175 Accommodations Tax 12% Min age: 26 NO House Parties Max Occupancy: 12


  • Beds

  • 1 King Bed
  • 1 Queen Bed
  • 3 Double Beds
  • 2 Twin Beds
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Dock/Boat Slip
  • Hot Tub
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Full Kitchen
  • Housekeeper
  • Porch
  • Beach Chairs
  • Garage
  • Kayak
  • Private Pool
  • Beach Towels
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Kitchenette
  • View (Water)
  • Bikes
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Deck
  • High Speed Internet
  • Parking Included
  • Appliances

  • Blender
  • Hair Dryer
  • Radio
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Telephone
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron
  • Refrigerator (Mini)
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Gas Grill
  • Oven
Other Vacation Rental Amenities
The Grand Canal Cottages offers snook light fishing, two kayaks, 6 bikes, beach equipment, fine linens, gas grill, 5 wall mounted TVs, beautiful landscaping, outdoor lighting and paver patio that seats 24

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