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Happy Gecko

Upscale Gulf Gate Estates vacation home with private pool and kitchen

  • Free WiFi

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5930 Olive Ave, Sarasota, 34231, FL, United States of America

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • 6 guests
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 beds
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool
  • Kitchen
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer/dryer
  • Private pool
  • Satellite TV
  • Dishwasher

What’s around

  • In Gulf Gate Estates
  • Siesta Key Marina - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Siesta Key Beach - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Crescent Beach - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Sarasota Square - 3.1 mi / 5 km
  • Turtle Beach - 4.7 mi / 7.5 km

Sleeping arrangements

Sleeps 6 people

Bedroom 1

1 King Bed

Bedroom 2

2 Twin Beds

Bedroom 3

2 Twin Beds

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About this home

Make great vacation memories at the Happy Gecko with it's Brand New (Nov 2020) Heated Pool in a screened enclosure along with a fenced yard, outdoor shower and BBQ grill. There's plenty of room for everyone so bring the whole family. Great location to access the South bridge to Siesta Keys Crescent Beach and all that Siesta Key has to offer like......homemade ice cream or gelato, plenty of cafe's & coffee houses, incredible seafood restaurants and much much more! Just 2.5 miles from the beach!

3 bedroom/2 bath Pool home:
Master King bed with flat screen
Twin bedroom with 2 twin beds
3rd bedroom has a new Daybed with pullout Trundle
Outdoor Shower
Heated Pool!! Pool heat is extra
Dog Allowed with Prior Approval and Refundable Security Deposit
The second bathroom is accessed from outside the pool area
Fenced Yard

0.2 miles to nearest restaurant
0.5 miles to nearest grocery store (Publix)
2.5 miles to the nearest Siesta Key beach!
Fantastic large Amish -style grocery market with tons of fresh fruits and veggies, fishmonger, butcher & baker 0.6 miles.

Enter thru the main door into the living room with a 50" flat screen TV, Comcast Cable with Internet is included. Gorgeous hardwood flooring too. Head into the bright and colorful master bedroom with a King bed, dresser and closet to organize your vacation clothes, light tile flooring and a flat screen TV. Just outside the bedroom door is the main bathroom updated with tub/shower combo, new wood tile flooring, natural solid stone counter and dark cabinetry. The second guest bedroom is around the corner from the main bath as well. Brightly colored seafoam green walls, twin beds and large closet.

Enter into the kitchen that is updated with light oak cabinets, a pantry, large stainless farm sink with pull down sprayer, stainless appliances, front door water/ice access stainless refrigerator, light tile flooring and all you need to whip up home cooked meals, should you prefer. Dining table off to the side of the kitchen makes it convenient for clearing off the table after family meals.

Off the dining area are sliding doors that lead out to the NEWLY replaced Pool and patio area. The pool was replace as of Nov 2020. Spend summer or winter (hey, it's south Florida) vacation splashing about in the private pool. No worries about strangers swimming into each other at a community crowded pool....you'll definitely enjoy the outdoor dining table for 4 and the large family size BBQ grill and utensils. Cheeseburger anyone!? Walk out into your private, fenced back yard and relax with an adult beverage and your favorite book. There are a couple of lounge chairs for sunning and/or nap time too! *** Please note****The second bathroom is accessed via the back yard but has complete privacy and everything you need to get ready for the evening. Enclosed step -in shower with a frosted door, water closet, vanity and tile flooring.

Off the kitchen is a game/den room with another flat screen TV for fun movie nights with the kiddos....or grab a game of Sorry and see who comes out on top....sliding doors in the den lead out to the pool and patio areas too. From the dining area enter into another room with a ping pong table and the washer & dryer behind closet doors. Off this room is the 3rd bedroom with new wood tile flooring, a work desk, closet and a daybed with a trundle bed that you pull out
from the bottom which can comfortably sleep two adults.

One dog is allowed but only with PRIOR approval and refundable deposit. Must be well -behaved and pre approved. NO DOGS IN THE POOL PLEASE! Please clean up after Fido immediately, thank you!
This is a NO SMOKING or Vaping inside the home.

Booking January, February or March? Please book whole months only.... e.g. all of February not Feb 15 - Mar 15.

This property is only allowed to be booked once per month per county regulations.

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Gulf Gate Estates
  • Siesta Key Marina - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Siesta Key Beach - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Crescent Beach - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Sarasota Square - 3.1 mi / 5 km
  • Turtle Beach - 4.7 mi / 7.5 km
  • Sarasota Memorial Hospital - 5.1 mi / 8.2 km
  • Doctors Hospital of Sarasota - 6.5 mi / 10.4 km
  • Marina Jack - 6.9 mi / 11 km
  • Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall - 7.8 mi / 12.6 km
  • Nokomis Beach - 8.5 mi / 13.7 km

Getting around

  • Sarasota-Bradenton Intl. Airport (SRQ) - 19 min drive
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5930 Olive Ave, Sarasota, 34231, FL, United States of America

The home

Key facts

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer/dryer

Bedrooms

  • 3 bedrooms

Bathrooms

  • 2 bathrooms

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Stovetop
  • Coffee/tea maker

Entertainment and recreation

  • Satellite TV

Pool/spa

  • Private pool

Outside

  • Barbecue grill
  • Patio

Things to know

House rules

  • Pets not allowed
  • Minimum check-in age: 25

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in after 3 PM
  • Check-out before 10 AM

Fees & policies

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 25

Travelling with others

  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pets not allowed

Policies

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

    Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

    Contactless check-in is available.

  • This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

  • Happy Gecko Sarasota
  • Happy Gecko Private vacation home
  • Happy Gecko Private vacation home Sarasota

FAQs

  • Yes, there's a private pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in starting at 3 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Contactless check-in is available.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Sweetberries Frozen Custard (10-min walk), Simons Coffee House (2 mi), and Fresh Catch Fish Market and Grill (2.2 mi).
  • Happy Gecko has private pools.