The Crab
- 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms in Sarasota, FL

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The health and safety of our guests, our homeowners, and our employees are our number one priority. In response to this pandemic, our team has adopted flexible policies for ALL GUESTS, including new reservations and existing reservations, that are arriving before August 31st, 2020. We understand that some may be uncomfortable traveling and our team will work with you to adjust plans.

Our guests can stay in private homes which offer safe environments with luxury amenities and activities to entertain both kids and parents. In addition, we have committed to additional safety standards, cleaning standards, social distancing practices, and more.

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Our Professional Housekeeping Services are disinfecting our homes with CDC and WHO approved commercial cleaning products. All of our linens are laundered at a commercial laundry facility using an OZONE system for 100% Sanitation.

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Lido Key Vacations - The Best Homes, Location and Vacation Experience on Lido Key!

*This property requires a 7 night minimum stay*

Fantastic Location on Lido Key for this Elevated Duplex Unit just 1/2 block or about a 2-minute walk (Google Maps) to Lido Key Beach! It is also only a 4-minute Bike Ride to St. Armand's Circle! This 2 Beds/2Baths Duplex Unit - Sleeps 4, but can sleep 5 people with the non-sleeper sofa in the living room. Large Game Room with Ping Pong, TV and Nintendo Gaming System - perfect for Kids. Private Patio and BBQ Grill, with Shared Hot Tub. Beach Chairs, Beach Wagon, Cooler, Beach Towels, and Bikes Included!!

The home itself has a perfectly sized great room, with a living, dining, and kitchen space that is joined. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances, solid wood cabinets, and granite countertops. The eat-in kitchen area has an island bar top that seats 5-persons. The living room has plenty of seating as well, and there is FREE WiFi throughout the home and exterior spaces. The 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms offer your group or family privacy and the perfect place to take a nap after a long day at the beach. The Master Bedroom features a King bed and it has a bathroom just off of it for easy access. Bedroom 2 has 2 twin beds and an en suite bathroom. There is also a Queen Sleeper Sofa in the Living Room. This home also has a private washer and dryer. You will also enjoy the large, private Game Room downstairs that features a Ping Pong Table, TV, Nintendo Gaming System, seating, refrigerator, deep freezer and 4 fans to keep the space cool.

But who wants to be indoors when you're vacationing at Lido Key Beach! Hang out on your patio and soak in the beautiful Florida weather on the patio off your private game room, or in the shared Hot Tub, and enjoy the tropical landscaped courtyard as you listen to the sounds of Lido Key! When you're rested and ready, the beach and St. Armand's Circle are both just a short walk or bike away. Feel free to take a night off from cooking and dine at one of the fantastic restaurants within walking distance.

If you need more space for your family and friends, feel free to rent the unit next door, on the same premises and double your occupancy to 10 people. This will also gain you access to 2 kitchens, 2 master suites, 2 game rooms, a private Hot Tub, and plenty of space for everyone. Inquire today for information about renting both properties.

This property participates in our Professional Linen Program. This ensures high quality linens and towels are Always included for your stay. These are professionally laundered at a commercial facility for every guest.

Want to stay with us longer than 2 weeks? Great! We just ask that you coordinate a day and time with us so we can have an additional clean done during your stay. There is an additional cleaning fee required for this and we would be happy to provide you with a quote. If you want to have your linens and towels replaced during this clean, we can do that too, just let us know. We are passionate about maintaining our homes and keeping them clean so we appreciate your cooperation on this. We will require an additional clean for every 2 weeks that you are in our home.

Beach Towels and Beach Chairs are included. Don't forget to check out our Preferred Vendors for rentals, activities, tours, and more. Through our preferred vendors list, we offer Rental equipment: golf carts, mopeds, mini cars, umbrellas, bikes (daily/weekly), kayaks, paddleboards, fishing charters, adventure tours, sunset cruises, eco-tours and more. Our preferred vendors recommend some Services, Tours, and Equipment be reserved in advance due to limited space and high demand. After you've made your vacation rental reservation, feel free to inquire with your Property Manager on how you can secure your spot for these services, tours, and amenities. Or, if you would like to wait, you can check out these services when you arrive. Most of our preferred vendors offer our guests discounted services and priority status. Discounts vary between vendors, and our list of preferred vendors is being updated daily. Inquire today for more information and for instructions on how to add these packages to your stay.

If you have any questions concerning our home, rates, amenities, policies, or anything else, please send us an inquiry and one of our professional reservationists and property managers would be happy to help answer your questions. You are a couple of clicks away from paradise, and we look forward to seeing you soon.

At A Glance
  • 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom Home - Elevated Duplex Unit

  • Patio Seating and BBQ Grill with Community Hot Tub

  • Large Game Room - Ping Pong, TV, Nintendo Gaming System, Seating

  • Literally Steps to Lido Key Beach (2-min walk) and 4-min bike ride to St. Armand's Circle

  • Beach Chairs, Beach Wagon, Cooler, Bikes, and Beach Towels Included - Inquire for More Details

  • Sleeps 5 - 1 King Bed, 2 Twin Beds + 1 person on Non-Sleeper Sofa in Living Room

  • Part of our Professional Linen Program

  • Full Kitchen with Supplies and Private Washer/Dryer

  • Parking for 1-3 cars, Free WiFi, and HDTV Included

  • Property Manager Program - Let us help you Vacation the Right Way

  • Preferred Vendor Discounts - Rental: Beach Chairs, Bikes, Kayaks, Paddle Boards, Boats Tours
  • Amenities ↑↓

    Beach Access :
    Lido Key Beach
    Beach Distance :
    2 Minute Walk
    View :
    Pet Friendly :
    Internet Access :
    TV Cable/Satellite :
    Bed Size 1st/Master :
    Bed Size 2nd Rm :
    Twin Beds-Ensuite
    Beds Pull-out :
    Square Footage, Est. :
    Parking :
    Yes - 2 Cars
    Floor No. :
    Balcony :
    Lanai :
    Yes - Covered
    Elevator :
    Patio :
    BBQ Grill :
    Full Kitchen :
    Washer/Dryer :
    Refrigerator :
    Stove/Oven Elec/Gas :
    Micro/Dishwash/Disp. :
    Microwave :
    Coffee Maker :
    Mini Fridge :
    Yes - Game Room
    Ceiling Fans :
    Bathroom :
    2 Full Baths

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    Reviews ↑↓

    Everything we expected and More!

    By: Trip Date: 07/11/2020

    Trevor is AMAZING! I cannot thank you enough for your help with my reservation. Your passion for your work shows through the care and attention you provide. You have a returning guest for life!

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