september 4, (Phone number hidden by Airbnb) update:
the red tide situation along the southern gulf coast of florida, had an impact on this area, yet late august weather, as well as tropical storm gordon seems to have moved most of it out to sea. sarasota county bacteria tests indicate there is a moderate presence, yet no advisory. today on lido key, the beach was free of dead sea life and people were swimming in the water. i will continue posting updates as i have them. if the primary purpose of your visit is a beach holiday, please visit these sites for updates.
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(Website hidden by Airbnb) a renovated 2 bedroom, 2 full bath beach cottage, 1 block from the white sands of lido key beach, and a (Phone number hidden by Airbnb) minute walk to the shops and restaurants of st. armand's circle. with attention to light and detail, the cottage is spacious, airy, and opens onto a private courtyard.there is a queen bedroom, with ensuite bathroom, and a twin bedroom - which we can convert to a comfortable king bed - also with it's own full bathroom.
the new, fully-equipped kitchen features a large custom island with seating for 6.
a private, tropically planted courtyard, with dining table, lounge chairs and charcoal grill, is accessible through double glass doors in the living room. one guest described it as an oasis.
there is a smaller, side yard with a hot/cold outdoor shower and shed with beach furniture etc.
the cottage is clean, comfortable and easy to spend the day in.