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Beautiful Brand New Vacation Villa on Lido Key

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Sleeps 4 (5 if 3 are small children)

Lido Key has arguably the most beautiful beach in the United States. Having been completely restored in 2009 with it's silky soft white sand, and world famous sunsets Lido Beach is Florida's little hidden gem. In the afternoon many visitors and locals come to the beach with a glass of wine to enjoy this view. It is not uncommon to see people clap their hands in the joy they recieve from this experience.

While Lido Key will offer you the most beautiful vacation our home will welcome you with true Southern and Midwestern hospitality.

More Details

Jerry Wells
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2018


Lido Key House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Beautiful totally renovated private beach cottage on Lido Key. Top of the line, Brand new stainless steel kitchen appliances, marble countertops, beautiful imported stone back splash. Kraftmaid Honey Maple self-closing cabinets fully equipted with all the necessities to enjoy everything from a Margarita at sunset, to an outdoor BBQ on a beautiful stainless steel gas grill, and much more. Tempur-Pedic Queen Mattress in Master Bedroom with a huge 'California' closet and luxurious linens. Second bedroom has a custom made white wood bunkbed with Full sized mattress on bottom and twin on top, also equiped with a 'California' closet. The bathroom has been completely done from head to toe with imported Italian tiles and stone work. It also features a custom designed rainshower. The living room features a brand new 42' flat screen TV mounted on the wall. You will enjoy watching this TV from imported Italian Leather couches and big soft pillows. Every window and door are hurricane proof providing you with the ultimate in safety and noise reduction from our local Parakeets who like to sing to us early in the morning. Our villa is equiped with a brand new GE washer & dryer. We offer our guests wifi to enjoy sitting inside or out. The house comes with Bicycles, beach chairs, umbrella, a cooler, and a little red beach wagon to wheel it all in. The wagon is a trade mark of the house and the local families will know you are one of them when you bring it along. The courtyard is completely fenced in so you can enjoy privacy while you sit ouside at the table enjoying the sun, or under the umbrella enjoying a BBQ dinner on that stainless steel grill. Our home is smoke free. Please only smoke outside.


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Beautiful Brand New Vacation Villa on Lido Key
average rating of 4.827586 based on 29 reviews

A Wonderful Week on Lido Key

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, fully equipped beach house-a pleasure! We certainly enjoyed our stay and hope to get back next year. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend Sea Ranch. The owners, Jerry and Heidi, are terrific and work hard to make sure their guests are comfortable. It was a great week and we can’t wait to return.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic stay in Lido Key!

  • 5 of 5


Thank you for the fantastic week. We had everything we needed and more. The house was beyond equipped with all the little extras for our stay. The beach was within walking distance and the private courtyard was a huge bonus. I would definitely recommend this rental for anyone staying in Lido Key.

Vince L.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay and relax!

  • 5 of 5

Centrally located to the beach and shops, great restaurants and fun activities. Hosts are friendly and hospitable. Can't wait to

Go back!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Villa Vacation in Lido Key

  • 5 of 5

We loved our visit in this beautiful villa on Lido key. The Sea Ranch Villa was very clean and updated. Perfect size for two to four people. The owners were very gracious, kind and warm. Would highly recommend you stay here for a time.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great time. Jerry was so nice to deal with we felt like old friends from the minute we arrived. He was waiting for us with so much info abt restaurants where to see the sunset and best of all the easiest route to walk to the beach.

He supplied the chairs umbrellas and best of all the Little red wagon.we felt like two kids pulling our wagon.

The villa was immaculate and exactly as pIctured.

The Lido Key beach was beautiful and uncrowded. WONDERFUL four day mini vacation.

Thanks Jerry and Heidi. We CERTAINLY WLL RETURN.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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This the perfect beach house for Lido Key

  • 5 of 5

The house is immaculate, everything new and top shelf. The owners make you feel like family the moment you pull in the drive way. An enjoyable Short walk to St Armand's circle and the beach. Awesome place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Have dinner on St. Armands Circle.

* Walk the beach.

* Rent Bikes from Sarasota Island Bikes.

* Watch the sunset.

* Shop the circle.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Barbeque.....

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Ride Bikes from Sarasota Island Bikes.

* Make sand castles.

* Mote marine.

* Mini Golf.

* Eat Ice Cream on St. Armand's Circle.

Beautiful St. Armands Key is a short 5 minute stroll from the villa. St. Armands Key or 'The Circle', as many call it, hosts many beautiful shops world renowned restaurants, cafe's, ice cream parlors for those beautiful sunny afternoons, and much more. Lido Beach is 25 yards from the front door. Harrison Drive is the most private, quite, special street on Lido Key. At both ends of Lido Key there are Parks that you can bike, walk through, and enjoying special 'look-outs' to the beautiful Mangroves surrounding that portion of Lido Key. Just a bike ride away is Mote Marine. A beautiful Aquarium where you can explore the many beautiful sea animals that live in the Gulf of Mexico.

Just over the Bridge Sarasota offers many other wonderful experiences for every vacationer. From the Ringling Museum, to the ballet, opera or concerts at the Van Wezel, to gorgeous downtown Sarasota with street names like Lemon, Orange, Pineapple, and Coconut. Downtown Sarasota also boasts a beautiful movie theatre, library, plenty more shopping, and wonderful restaurants.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $80

Weekly Rate: $1,000

Monthly Rate: $2500 - $4000

December 15th - May 31st : $975/week or $4,000/month
June 1st - December 15th : $925/week or $3,500/month
25% deposit upon reservation & booking to hold the villa
deposits are non-refundable
Balance due day of arrival: Cash or Bank Check only.
Check in 4pm - Check out 10am
Cleaning fee $ 80
Please leave the villa as you found it - Thank you!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.