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5 Day Trips to Take While Staying in a Longboat Key Long-term Rental

Staying in a beautiful long-term rental in Longboat Key is a wonderful vacation. Sure, there are so many places to find dining, entertainment and activities in Sarasota County, but sometimes when the adventure bug bites, it’s time to venture out a little further. Here are five of the best day trip ideas while staying in Longboat Key: 1. Anna Maria Island Anna Maria Island is just a short drive from Longboat Key but offers great beaches and a different shopping and dining experience. Anna M...

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Staff 1/17/2018 Comments(0)

Check Out These Events If You’re Spending New Year’s Eve in a Sarasota Vacation Rental

Spending the winter in a Sarasota vacation rental is a dream for many, but what kind of celebrations can you expect for New Year’s Eve when you’re staying in paradise? From snazzy soirees to casual beach bashes, there are all kinds of ways to bring in the New Year in Sarasota. Here are just a few: Downtown Sarasota Pineapple Drop Definitely the biggest NYE event for the area, the annual Pineapple Drop in downtown Sarasota attracts more than 20,000 visitors each year. The block party ...

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Staff 12/26/2017 Comments(0)

What to Know About Seasonal Vacation Rentals in Longboat Key

Having the opportunity to escape the cold and enjoy the beautiful weather Longboat Key has to offer is nothing short of exciting. However, when deciding to use a seasonal vacation rental, there are a number of things you will want to consider. Knowing exactly what you can expect will help to ensure that you have the best possible experience. Amenities One of the most important factors for most people that like to enjoy vacation rentals is whether or not the property will be fully furnished. Of c...

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Staff 12/14/2017 Comments(0)

5 Reasons to Stay in a Beach Vacation Rental for the Holidays

If the mild winters of Sarasota, Siesta Key , or Longboat Key aren’t reason enough to come and stay in a vacation rental for the holidays, we have a few other reasons that you may want to consider packing up and host your family holiday traditions near the beach. 1. No one has to stress about hosting Especially for big families, hosting for the holidays can be a lot of work. It can take hours or days to prep your home for guests and there's always pressure on the host to make sure that eve...

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Jennette Properties 11/18/2017 Comments(0)

7 Things To Do During Your Longboat Key Vacation Rental Stay

Longboat Key might be a quiet neighborhood compared to the hustle and bustle of Siesta Key and St. Armand’s Circle, but that doesn’t mean there are not plenty of things to do on this beautiful strip along the Gulf. Here are some top places and activities to try out while you’re here: 1. Local Eats Fresh catch doesn’t get much fresher than in Longboat Key’s Dry Dock Waterfront Grill. Local fisherman and residents alike make their way here after a long day for t...

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Jennette Properties 10/16/2017 Comments(0)