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Gumbo Limbo Vacation Rentals Inc.

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Frisco, Texas
Reviewed 2 November 2015

The rooms were very clean and accommodating. The kitchen was perfect size for lazy breakfast meals. With only 60 steps to the beach what could you want more? The owners were very nice and personable, making sure we were taking care of.

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VirginiaHb, Owner at Gumbo Limbo Vacation Rentals Inc., responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your great feedback which is much appreciated. Please contact us when you come back to Siesta Key. Best regards, Virginia

Culpeper, Virginia
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Unique complex with several 1,2&3 bedroom units that are well cared for, and within a very short walk to the Caribbean-blue waters of Siesta Key beach. Literally 2 minutes gets you toes in the most beautiful, cool, white sand anywhere. Island Suite is comfortable w/2 large bedrooms--1 King (yea!) and 1 Queen, as well as a Queen in the sleeping...

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VirginiaHb, Owner at Gumbo Limbo Vacation Rentals Inc., responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your detailed and fabulous review. I re-positioned all WiFi extenders to maximize internet connections. For both 2 bedroom apartments: The best connection is when sitting on the dining table. We are always thriving to improve, so thank you for your feedback. We are looking forward to welcome you back in March :)) Your's Virginia

Windermere, Florida
Reviewed 30 November 2014

My family (4 plus a baby) stayed at the island suite over Thanksgiving. We were pleased with the location, and the overall amenities. Virginia (and her assistant) was very pleasant to work with, as demonstrated by her responsiveness and her eagerness to ensure her guests a quality experience. The only complaint I have is the noise. We could hear continuous...

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VirginiaHb, Owner at Gumbo Limbo Vacation Rentals Inc., responded to this review

Thank you for your kind feedback, and I hope you except my apologies. The Island Suite is a ground floor apartment, while the Key West Suite is located directly above. It is true that the Key West Suite with its hardwood floors is the quieter apartment, and unfortunately, even though we have placed thick area rugs, noise may still travel...

knoxville, TN
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Siesta Key is our favorite beach vacation spot and we are thrilled to find Gumbo Limbo! After deciding at add on a couple of beach days to our Disney vacation, I started a thorough search for a condo close to the beach that would rent for 3 days...not easy! After reading reviews, we booked Gumbo Limbo and we were not...

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VirginiaHb, Owner at Gumbo Limbo Vacation Rentals Inc., responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. Gumbo Limbo offers at least 30 - 40 complimentary beach chairs and numerous sun umbrellas, as well as pool and sand toys. I am not sure why you did not find beach chairs at our property. I wished you would have called me. Our welcome book explains that beach chairs are on each apartments...

Margate, Florida
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Just got back from out first experience at Gumbo Limbo. We stayed at the Island Suite, a very spacious, clean, and serene place to relax. There were a few minor issues with the unit. One electric receptacle did not function, several door knobs very loose, the master bed headboard falling off and a hole left in the bedroom door by...

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Douglass, Kansas
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Our family frequently vacations in Siesta Key, Fl although this was the first time we stayed at Gumbo Limbo. It was a great place to stay. One block from beach, not too far to walk to Village, nice private swimming pool, neat and clean condo with all amentaties. The only thing wished that they provided would be beach towels along...

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Reviewed 17 August 2014

Stayed here again with some friends for some relaxing beach and pool time. We love it here! Very quiet, and steps from the beach. Condo is very well equipped, and there was even some beach and pool toys this year which was great! Our AC acted up, and it was fixed in a timely manner thankfully! We just went to...

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Reviewed 20 July 2014

Stayed here recently with my family and a great experience. It was very homey and clean. The location was perfect because it was right across the street from the beach, and close to the town. There was a pool which was a plus. They also provided beach items (chairs, umbrellas, beach balls, ect) Really enjoyed my stay. Will be returning...

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Reviewed 7 July 2014

My wife my three daughters and I arrived to this fabulous place on July 1st upon arrival we found it to be very clean and organized everything we needed. The bed was comfortable, my 10 year old daughter loved the pool loved the fact that it was very close to the beach. Virginia was very helpful had to call her...

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Kissimmee, Florida
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Six ladies on a girls getaway stayed at Gumbo Limbo in the Royal Palm suite and it was amazing... The located is wonderful and the house is very well kept. The Royal Palm suite is large and bright and airy. Six women had plenty of room and bathrooms. The views of the beach and ocean are lovely. Virginia is a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just a stone's throw away from world famous Siesta Key Public Beach. Daily, weekly, monthly and annual rentals. Two beautiful high quality duplexes with award winning tropical landscape design. A sensational heated black bottom pool with rocky mountain quartzite deck, and a rock waterfall. The property sits across the street from the world famous Siesta Key Public Beach within 1/2 mile of Siesta Key Village with its charming shops, restaurants, ice cream stores, grocery, drug stores and banking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gumbo Limbo Vacation Rentals Inc.

Address: 5610 Avenida Del Mare, Sarasota, FL 34242-1917
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Sarasota
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Gumbo Limbo Vacation Rentals Inc. Hotel Sarasota
Gumbo Limbo Vacation Rentals Inc. Sarasota, Florida
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“Each room at the Royal Palm had a balcony with a view.”
ps22fsu, 8 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you have lots to carry, the island suite on the first floor might be best for you”
StephanieSalas, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“Island suite for family with 3 adults and 3 children was perfect.”
Kerrybarefoot, 25 Feb 2016 | Read review
“You will need to provide some amenities.”
txnjuliann, 2 Nov 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the one bedroom Honeymoon suite...2 baths, pull out couch, 2 floors with ocean view..very quiet. Couch is a bit uncomfortable if you plan to stay for numerous days.”
tennessee_traveller, 21 Oct 2014 | Read review
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