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Wonderful Home with Heated Pool near Beaches and Shamrock Park free wifi

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights


About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bath home, with heated pool.

Located a block from Shamrock Park and close to 4 different beaches, you'll enjoy this completely updated 2/2/1 heated pool home with large corner lot. For those of you that enjoy the beach, the ferry to the South Venice's private beach is a brisk bike ride away (pass included with rental). Easy access to shopping, eateries and hours of outdoor entertainment or you can sip on a cool one by your own private pool...need more pictures? Just let me know!

Between the beaches, pool, and park you might not find yourself inside very much, but the home does have three televisions with comcast cable and free wifi.

As for Venice, this charming beach town will become your home away from home. Known as the shark tooth capital of the world, enjoy strolls along the local beaches looking for these little souvenirs. Take a short drive down to Sharkey's at the Pier for a sunset-drenched drink or tasty meal. See the dolphins, bring a fishing pole, or just watch the sun set along the gulf waters. Venice beaches include conservation parks, bird sanctuaries, canoeing, kayaking, hiking and biking trails. Venice’s quaint, palm tree-lined downtown is famous for its art galleries, antique stores, restaurants, and clothing stores.

Nearby Sarasota is filled with activities including the renowned Mote Marine Aquarium, the Ringling Museum of Art, the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, Jet ski and sailboat rentals, and St. Armand's Circle (great for dining, shopping, or strolling) to name a few. For the more adventure filled days, Busch Gardens, Disney's Magic Kingdom, MGM and SeaWorld are all only 2 hours away!

It is very important to us that all renters get the experience they are looking for. Please ask us any questions you may have before booking. We look for renters who will take good care of our home. We are dog lovers and do allow clean, well behaved dogs, but we ask that you pick up after them.

More Details

Jason Holder
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 20, 2018

About Jason Holder

My Wife and I live in southeastern New Hampshire. I am a semi-retired child and family therapist.

Jason Holder purchased this house in 2010

Why Jason Holder chose Venice

Location! Walking and biking distance to a wonderful nature park and Inland Waterway with miles of walking and biking trails. Only a few minutes drive to several beautiful beaches. And there is a heated pool in the private backyard.

What makes this house unique

Heated pool in a private backyard.


Venice House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Amenities include: * cable * internet * pool with caged lanai and plenty of lounging furniture * garage * washer and dryer * air conditioning * TVs in both bedrooms and liv rm * CD and DVD player * fully functioning kitchen * highend bedding and linens * split bedrooms w/ large closets * minutes to beaches, eateries and shopping * smoke free home


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average rating of 4.6923075 based on 26 reviews

Great house and location.

  • 5 of 5

Jason was very honest with the description of the property. We have rented homes in the Venice area for several years and this property was by far the best. Everything you need is already there down to extra toilet tissue and paper towels. The location so close to Shamrock Park allowed us to jump on our bikes and be on the Venetian Waterway Park within minutes. I highly recommend this house.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

Very Nice Vacation Home

  • 4 of 5

We were at Jason's home for a week, January 4 through 11, and enjoyed our stay. It was quite cool that week, we weren't able to use the pool. However, we really enjoyed sitting out on the patio/lanai area every day as much as possible. We absolutely loved the neighborhood the home is located in. We would really like to purchase a vacation home in this area, too. Shamrock Park, which is basically right down the street, is a very easy walk. One of the paved trails/walkways is right along the Intercoastal Waterway, which is absolutely beautiful! People ride bikes there, walk, etc. It's a great place.

We also took the ferry over to the private beach, which was like a five-minute ride, seeing pelicans all over. The weather was in the mid-70-'s that day, and it was great. Many people were sitting out at the beach, and we took a long walk along the beach. There were hundreds of seashells there to collect & people were looking for shark's teeth. There was plenty of shopping in this area, several beaches. Historic Venice was very nice with lot of cute shops to walk through.

We liked this home, but, unfortunately, the night we arrived there was no heat, and it was during Florida's cold spell. We phoned Jason that evening, and he told us to call a local plumber, but the plumber said he was required to speak to the owner, but it all got straightened out, and he came out the next morning and replaced the thermostat, cleaned the overhead vents, then the heat worked fine.

The bed in the master bedroom was very comfortable, but we are used to a king-sized bed at home, so we were a little crowded. The home was extremely well stocked, and we only had to purchase our actual meals. All of the staples were already there, including paper towels, toilet paper, washcloths, towels, salt & pepper, sugar, coffee, filters, etc., etc., just real nice. One of the things I would change about the home is to provide more lighting in the living room/dining room area. There is a ceiling fan above the dining room table, but no light in it. There was no overhead lighting in the living or dining room, only a couple of lamps with dark shades, which made it difficult to read at times in the evenings. We would definitely stay at Jason's home again. He was very nice to talk to and very helpful.

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Weatherford, OK


  • 5 of 5

The location is great! Right by Shamrock park. We walked our dogs around the waters edge just 2 blocks from the house! The pool was warm and the AC cool! The BEST Thing about this house is that it is WELL STOCKED!

Usually you end up having to buy stuff at walmart. Not Here! Everything we needed was here. Kitchen is well stocked with everything imaginable. AS for the beach, umbrellas, toys, ice chest, diggers to sift for shark teeth, everything. I would have spent quite a bit of money buying these things and then leaving them there! Very impressed. They even have extra sunglasses and reading glasses for us! WOW> THank you Jason for letting us bring our dogs and for everything! We WILL be back! Greg and Tracy

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks to all our visitors for staying, enjoying and and taking such good care of our vacation home. It has sincerely been a joy to share our home with our great guests who find so many ways to enjoy the home during their stay. We consistently hear and appreciate the feedback and yes we do try to keep our home stocked with nonperishables for the convenience of future guests. Please for all our future guests and of course returnees, let us know if there is anything else you need or want to know about the home or the area. We welcome any calls as we want to continue to make it the best vacation possible. Let this be your home away from home during your stay. Thanks Jason and Annie Holder
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Amherst, Ohio

Good Location

  • 3 of 5

My wife and I stayed here for a week in October. The location for us was great. There is a park and walking path two minutes down the street we enjoyed. The house was very clean and the pool was great. I would have no problem staying here again. Thanks Jason!

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We loved everything

Kids loved everything

Dogs loved everything

Wonderful place

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for enjoying and taking good care of our vacation home. Its wonderful that people enjoy the home and area to the fullest. We very much enjoy hearing from our guests and want to make sure their visit is a great one....
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We very much enjoyed our stay and had more than we needed and loved the dog beach.

  • 4 of 5

Thank so much... We are very satisfied with everything 😃

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
South Venice Private Beach
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Beaching It.

* Fishing.

* Golfing.

* Biking.

* Boating.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Beaching It.

* Fishing.

* Biking.

* Relaxing by the Pool.

* People Watching.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Beaching It.

* Fishing.

* Parasailing.

* Sharkey's Restaurant.

* Biking.

Enjoy the many activities of the Gulf Coast:

* pristine beaches

* boating

* miles of Walk/run/bike trails

* fishing

* golfing

* perusing downtown Venice's boutiques and eateries


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $95

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.