You rent a condo and get the feeling of an elegant, spacious luxury villa!
Welcome to Los Lagos with rural Mediterranean Spanish look, located next to Ashton Lakes Condos and near to the famous Siesta Key Beach, the pearl of Sarasota, #1 Beach in USA. An elegant 2/2 ground floor, lakefront unit throughout bright and airy. Large rooms (gross area 1540 sq ft=143 m2, living area 1320 sq ft = 123 m2), large (22*10 ft) East facing screened lanai (porch) accessible from the living room and from the master bedroom.
The place is huge, not the usual small, crowded vacation rental. Be lulled to sleep by the sound of a huge fountain just outside your window. Lake view from all bedrooms, and the living room. Fully tiled floors in pastel color, walk in closet, fitted wardrobes, detached garage.
Unwind with a grill party on the private screened lanai overlooking the Sunnyside Lake. Beautiful Spanish colonial revival architecture, wrought iron details. Welcome to the house called Casa Barcelona which is the Jewel, the signature building of Los Lagos condominium in Sarasota Florida!
Master bedroom with king-size bed, second bedroom with two separate twin beds.
Please take into consideration that the area is not completely safe for unsupervised small children as neither the lakes nor the pool is guarded and the main gate is open to a traffic road. It is a walled, but not gated community.
The condo is on ground floor, easily accessible with wheelchair (max. 43 inch wide), rollator walker or baby pushchair. A comfortable shower chair enabling safe shower for elderly.
Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Hot Water Electric, Kitchen Sink Grinder, Microwave, Single Oven Range, Refrigerator with ice cube maker, Washer, Toaster Oven, Filtered Drinking Water Tap, Water Boiler.
Oversized Living Room/Dining Room/Breakfest Bar Combo where dolphin statues bearing up the elegant glass tables.
Open Floor Plan, Split Bedroom. One bathroom with shower, one with bath tub. Fully equipped kitchen with breakfast bar. Luxury furnishing everywhere, mild pastel colors dominate the furniture, the tiles enhancing the Mediterranean aura.
Generous lanai directly at the edge of the lake, your own heron is fishing just a yard from your breakfast table. Recliner sunbeds, ottomans comforting your tired legs. There is a clubhouse (including a small kitchen) which could be reserved for private events ($250 security deposit) without disturbing the neighbors with your late-night party.
The condo is quiet, thanks to the verdant vegetation, the high sound protection wall, the two fountains, the noise from the busy Clark road (FL72) at the entry gate is not a nuisance. Three fountains are working just in front of the window between 9 AM and 9 PM drowning all the barely noticeable noises into the relaxing sound of splashing water.
For the very improbable rainy hours a collection of popular board games is offered. Bring your favorite DVDs as all 3 flat screen TVs has its own DVD player. We too are offering a few DVDs.
There are exotic bird everywhere the whole day. You have your vacation in an open air bird sanctuary. Be sure you take your binocular and camera with you.
After a short walk to the corner of Clark and Swift Rd. you will find a shopping complex with CVS Pharmacy, Dollar General, Merchants Pointe, American Grill, Hardware Store, Sweetbay Liquor Store, Puccinis Restaurant, China Wok Takeout, Sweet Berries just to mention some. Walking the opposite direction to the corner of Clark and Beneva, there is a huge Publix sided with dozens of other service establishments.
The nearest bank is Bank of America at the Sarasota Pavillion.
Nearest library is the Gulf Gate Public Library hours: Mon/Tue/Wen 10-8, Thu/Fri/Sat 10-5.
We are pet-friendly in a narrower sense i.e. allowing dogs but not cats (because of cat allergy). Condo regulations allow no more than two dogs.
If you are familiar with your cellphone than the new "Hospitality" app will guide you around, otherwise a binder in the condo will give you additional useful tips.
twin/ single (2)
Pastel colored large ceramic tiles on the floor enhancing the Mediterranean feeling, each bedroom with big flat screen TV and DVD player. Cool tiles in a hot Florida!
toilet, shower, bidet
shower chair for your safety, attached washroom
Well-lit huge mirror helps you to follow your tan improving day after day. The granit counter top is cool.
The recently purchased dishwasher has parctical, flexible basket system and can be used with an environment-friendly eco program. It is so quiet you got to listen carefully whether it's really working,
The fridge is equipped with an ice-cube maker. Please swithch off the ice cube fuction when you leave (if you turned it on on arrival).,
Modern range. For additional safety a small fire extinguisher is offered in the halls storage cabinet. Smoke detector will warn you if food is forgotten on the range and burning.,
Top of the line, easy to clean oven.,
Advanced design microwave oven, still offering an easy option for those do not want to study a manual.,
Top of the line 8 person cofee maker.,
4 person toaster.,
Storage containers, ziplock bags, foils in startup amount.,
Dishes & Utensils
well stocked, uniform, classy kitchen utensils and dishes.,
Own kitchen with electric range stove top, oven, sink with food rest grinder, microwave, dishwasher, mini sandwich oven, mixer, tabletop electric grill. Breakfast bar. Boombox radio. Smoke detector.
4 DEC telephones with local central message recording function, assigned number. Featuring free call, including voice mail, inside US and Canada. Feel free to move one unit to the lanai.,
The air condition system is completely replaced in 2015,
For the very short cold period switch the air conditioning system to heating.,
Two sets, the guest supposed to wash them in case of a longer stay.,
In the laundry room attached to the second bathroom.,
In the laundry room.,
Parking in own garage or on the marked free parking spaces in the garden. Please no parking on the grass or on unmarked spots, you would endanger the fire lane.,
One car garage with remote controlled, automatic gate.,
High-speed (400/100 Mbps) WIFI in every room (Comcast). Google mesh signal booster is installed to ensure the same high speed everywhere. Hook up your traffic intensive device (Alexa)to the mesh.,
Two sets and beach towels. The guest supposed to wash them in case of a longer stay.,
The Comcast Internet signal is boosted with Google mesh system. ID loslagos8,
Iron & Board,
Combined dining room, breakfast bar, containing 6 persons settee and 58' flat TV, DVD player. Small ottomans as footrest.
Other Amenities Washer & Dryer,
Satellite or Cable,
Big flat screen LCD TV in each room.,
Satellite / Cable
Thru Comcast, ca 100 channels. DVR, Digital Video Recorder with 1 TB storage space ensure you can record TV programs even when you are away. You can even fast forward boring parts, advertising.,
Boombox radio with CD player. iHome music radio with iPod connection.,
DVD player is attached to each TV, one of them is blue ray player. Living room wit DVR digital video recorder.,
Book swap library. You are encouraged to leave your finished book on the shelf, you can make the next guest happy.,
The clubhouse at the pool can be reserved for events, loud parties, there is a small kitchen there. $250 security deposit is required.,
A set of popular board games is offered for the very improbable rainy hours.,
Games for Kids,
The boombox radio has CD player, there are a few CDs available, bring your own music. The Comcast TV features music channels.,
Beach chairs, toys, golf clubs are in the garage. Try to master the art of sand sculpturing. In October there are courses on Siesta Key Beach where the Crystal Sand Sculpturing Contest is organized.,
Several DVD films are offered at the living room TV. The real treasure chest is the digital video recorder in the living room for huge storage space for entertainment. Automatic serial recording.
Pool / SpaOutdoor Pool,
Unsupervised, unheated, fenced small pool on the premises. Wellness, heated pool under roof at YMCA sarasotaymca.org/wellness/,
Open air olimpic size swimming pool at Arlington Park Waldemere Str.
OutsideLawn / Garden
Naturally looking grownup vegetation typical for Florida. Lush tropical landscaping trimmed with loving care. Walled, not gated community. The houses sitting directly between two lakes.,
Kayak / Canoe
Can be rented at the marina.,
Can be rented at the marina.,
Porch / Veranda
Screened veranda (lanai, patio) accessible from the living room and from the master bedroom. Directly on the shore of the lake, a fountain is in front of the lanai.,
Deck / Patio,
Water Sports Gear
Adult size snorkel gear including fins are offered in the garage. Beach cart will make it easy for you to transport all beach stuff in the crystal sand of Siesta Key Beach.,
About 50 golf courses in the area. http://playgolfsarasota.com/
There is one low tread at the entry, ramp available on request, the narrowest door opening is 25 "
NotesThe nearest professional training center is SRQ being in walking distance, on the corner of Clark and Beneva Rd.
Great dancing events are listed in Sarasota YMCA for elderly people.
The wading birds at your lanai are amazing, take your binocular and digital camera with you! The cultural life is amazing, Opera, theater, museum, concert house, music clubs are plenty.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit
We do apply a honest cancellation policy: paying back up to the last cent - depending how successful my re-letting will be. Please file the cancellation asap, in both of our interest. Florida tax certificate 68-8017122383-1. The condo association requires screening of the guest before final booking, please make us easy to write a few words who you are, how can we contact you. Please take note that the pet fee (dogs only, no cats) are calculated $100/dog/month.