The Crab | Updated Beach Gem | Hot Tub & 2 Bikes

Sarasota, Florida

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Nestled between the Gulf and the bay, this modern 2BR unit features a luxe hot tub as well as an updated interior with a gourmet kitchen and game room. Explore the area on two provided bikes, or walk to the beach! Sleeps 4.

• TurnKey Vacation Rentals verifies this home is professionally cleaned with products approved by the EPA for use against COVID-19.

This luxe 2BR/2BA gem on sunny Lido Key offers comfort and style all within close proximity of pristine beaches, incredible restaurants, and fun outdoor activities.

Affectionately known as The Crab, this completely updated unit features a gourmet kitchen and spacious game room. Fire up the gas grill to host a courtyard cookout, then dip in the luxe hot tub!

Use the provided bikes to explore St. Armands Circle or downtown Sarasota. Or take a leisurely stroll to the beach, just a short walk away.


Unwind in the luxe living area, furnished with a sleeper sectional and armchair. Huge windows fill this space with natural light. Enjoy a movie night on the smart TV.

The ground-floor game room has everything you need for a fun night in, including an NES Classic Edition and a ping-pong table. Keep your drinks crisp in the mid-size fridge, and kick back on the sofa set to watch your favorite shows on the smart TV.


Whip up delectable meals in the gourmet kitchen, complete with a full suite of stainless steel appliances. When dinner is ready, the island bar seats seven.


This two-story unit sleeps four guests between the sleeper sectional and two bedrooms -- each with a smart TV and hotel-quality linens.

The first bedroom has a plush king bed, while the adjacent guest bathroom has a walk-in shower.

The second bedroom has two twin beds and an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower.


Spend leisurely afternoons on the fully fenced patio, complete with a gas grill and table for six. After an alfresco meal, take an indulgent soak in the hot tub. (The patio and hot tub are shared with the other unit in the duplex.)


Complimentary Wi-Fi, a washer/dryer, beach gear, and two bicycles are provided.

Driveway parking is available for three cars (one in the garage and two in the shared driveway).

Please note, there is no internal access between the main home and the ground-floor game room. Guests will need to use an external set of stairs. Elevators are not available.

This home is one half of a duplex (the private game room occupies the ground level; the remainder of the rental is located on the second level). If traveling with a larger group, consider renting the adjoining unit for additional space.

Please note there is light construction near this home during daytime hours.


Spend sunny days on the sandy shores of Lido Key Beach, a 4-minute walk. For kayaking, bird-watching, and trails, head to South Lido County Park, about a 10-minute walk away.

Explore upscale shops, restaurants, and entertainment options at St. Armands Circle, a 10-minute walk. Or head to downtown Sarasota (3 miles) for even more options.


With TurnKey, youโ€™ll always find unique vacation rental properties that provide a consistent, fine-hotel experience โ€“ Every Home. Every Stay. Every Time.

Access to your professionally cleaned, sanitized home is convenient. All properties have on-site devices for your security โ€“ these may include security alarms, decibel monitoring (which do not record voices), and exterior motion sensors or cameras.

If you need anything before, during, or after your stay, our 24/7 local team is ready to help!Guests must be over the age of 21 and will be an occupant of the unit during the entire reserved period.
•No parties, excessive noise, or any illegal activity shall take place at property.
•No pets are allowed unless otherwise noted for specific properties. Pet-friendly homes require an additional fee, as follows: 1BR & 2BR properties - $100 pet fee, and 3BR & larger properties - $200 pet fee.
• No smoking is allowed in or around any property.Cleaning: Each property will be cleaned and inspected after your departure. We ask you to help us enable the cleaning crews as much as possible. Simple things like leaving the property tidy, running the dishwasher, and taking out the trash are expected of our guests.If excessive wear and tear is found on property, or additional cleaning is necessary due to spills, trash left on site, unclean dishes, stains to furniture, carpeting, linens, paint, wallpaper, or flooring, Guest authorizes the Owner to bill them for additional fees. If at any time the maximum number of occupants is exceeded or if the Owner receives information about excessive noise, Owner has the right to evict Guest and all occupants immediately and to bill the guest a minimum service fee of $250. If any sign of smoking is discovered Guest authorizes the Owner to charge the guest a minimum $500 cleaning fee. Unless the rental policy specifically allows, if any sign of any pet is discovered Guest authorizes Owner to charge the guest an additional minimum $500 cleaning fee.Properties are fully furnished properties that will include bedspreads, linens, blankets, pillows, towels, a fully equipped kitchen, TV, furnishings unless otherwise specified.Travel Insurance is highly recommended for any stay.Please note that you may be required to execute additional agreements in order to comply with TurnKey's Terms of Service, HomeOwner's association rules or local laws or regulations.

All properties managed by TurnKey Vacation Rentals have on-site devices for the safety and security of guests and the home. Any attempt to turn off, damage, disrupt or remove these devices will lead to fines and/or eviction without a refund. This home has the following devices: Sound Decibel Monitor - does not record, monitors noise level, located in common areas throughout the home.


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