About this listing
Contemporary Studio apartment above garage with balcony. Also overlooks our private saltwater pool. Studio is half block from Gillespie Park with its public walking/jogging/biking paths, tennis courts, basketball court, and retention pond. Within walking to downtown: restaurants, shops, movie theaters. cultural events, Whole Food Market, Starbucks etc.
Contemporary decor. Unit has bamboo floors, many windows with lots of sunlight, high ceiling, ceiling fan, central AC/Heat, free cable TV. A Full bath with walk-in shower, kitchenette with under counter refrigerator/freezer, microwave oven, double unit induction cooktop, coffee maker, and toaster. All bedding is 100% Cotton. Fully equipped for your comfort. Unit has own private entrance.
Access to our private saltwater pool, outdoor shower and pool bathroom.
Interaction with guests
We live onsite in our house and are able to provide information regarding restaurants, movies, cultural attractions etc.
Gillespie Park is a quaint walkable neighborhood with a public park. It is a historic area with both old and new residences. Close to downtown, it is convenient to theaters, restaurants, shopping, YMCA and other cultural amenities.
Public bus stops are nearby. However, we are within walking distance of downtown. Also an Enterprise car rental facility is two blocks away.
Other things to note
Free street parking available by our house. Sarasota has some of the most beautiful public beaches to be found anywhere. All are a short drive from our house.
Maximum 2 adults (one adult must be 21). Non-smoking. Gun free property. As we also live on the property, we expect common courtesy and respect for the property. We allow access to our private saltwater pool (it is small) from 7:30 AM to 10:00 PM. Please no diving into the pool and bring only plastic containers to the pool area.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
I have been with my partner Dan for 20 years. We have traveled USA, Europe and Caribbean. I am a retired Graphic Designer, Dan is an IT Project Manager/Scrum Master.
Previously we lived in Chicago, North Side, Lakewood/Balmoral neighborhood.