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The Historic 1936 Bird House Bungalow in the pulse of the city

9 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
PLEASE SEE OUR JUNE SPECIAL ! The Bird House Bungalow is a 1936 home with 3 bedrooms and 3 baths. King and full downstairs with Queen and sitting area upstairs. Each bedroom has its own separate bath with shower. Fabulous open design with spacious areas for gathering or just relaxing. Moved to its current location next to Sweet Mango Manor in 2006, it is historically designated and rehabbed. It retains its original hardwood floors, all its original 4 over 1 sash windows, plaster walls, and its great old Florida charm.If your looking for tile floors ,white walls and granite counters this home is not for you .Located steps away from Main St, with entertainment, incredible restaurants and shops. A stones throw to St Armonds Circle ,Ringling Museum and the airport.Please visit our website ...PLEASE SEE OUR JUNE SPECIAL ! The Bird House Bungalow is a 1936 home with 3 bedrooms and 3 baths. King and full downstairs with Queen and sitting area upstairs. Each bedroom has its own separate bath with shower. Fabulous open design with spacious areas for gathering or just relaxing. Moved to its current location next to Sweet Mango Manor in 2006, it is historically designated and rehabbed. It retains its original hardwood floors, all its original 4 over 1 sash windows, plaster walls, and its great old Florida charm.If your looking for tile floors ,white walls and granite counters this home is not for you .Located steps away from Main St, with entertainment, incredible restaurants and shops. A stones throw to St Armonds Circle ,Ringling Museum and the airport.Please visit our website sweetmangomanor for more details .Brimming with historic character and old Florida charm it also has all the comforts of the modern day home: An updated kitchen, bathrooms and central air and heat. The front entry porch is roomy , comfortable and under air. The back screened sitting porch and our fenced outside area give our guests wonderful opportunities and choices.More
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About the Owner
katherine k
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2010
Interaction with guests
I am on hand 24-7 for my guests as I live next door. . I also check in new arrivals personally ,answer any questions and give a quick walk thru of the Birdhouse .I am a hands on owner and have executed the personal touch for almost a decade . Including emails, booking, accepting deposits and payments from all my guests. Come stay with us !!
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

The Bird House is a jewel, carefully decorated and furnished with unique pieces and antiques. I had the place to myself but could have shared it with 6 or 7 others comfortably. This might be the quietest street in Sarasota but is walking distance to...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank avw42017
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We were looking for a place convenient to downtown, to walks toward the water, and a relatively short ride to Lido beach. To find one with artistic features and nostalgic presentations of old Florida was the bonus in renting the Birdhouse. We'll be back for...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank BessieLil
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Reviewed 12 February 2016

The Birdhouse is one of two properties available, side by side. What a glorious riot of color, artistic flair, and all the amenities one could want on vacation. The location is in the Historic District of Sarasota, which makes the neighborhood a combo of rehabbed...More

Date of stay: January 2016
1  Thank BessieLil
Reviewed 3 October 2015

The Bird House is a warm inviting fantastic choice for a Sarasota stay. It's got everything you need, filled with history and charm, and in an amazing location. 5 minutes to Lido beach, and just north of downtown. Also, about 5 minutes from the airport...More

Date of stay: October 2015
1  Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 21 August 2015

The Birdhouse was wonderful!! Highly recommend staying there, it was like stepping back in time!! very warm and cozy. Katherine makes you feel right at home. Miss it already!! We will be going back very soon!! If you get the opportunity to rent it please...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank otehockey
katherine k, VR Owner at The Historic 1936 Bird House Bungalow in the pulse of the city, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2015

A thank you in advance to all our future guests for thinking outside the box when booking the wonderful Birdhouse Bungalow .

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Shared Tennis Court
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
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About the neighbourhood
Across the street are tennis courts, a basketball court and beautiful Pioneer park that is dog friendly. This property is not in a gated community .It sits in the Central-Cocoanut National Register Historic District ,the largest in the County.The eclectic walkable neighborhood boasts an array of architectural styles that house newcomers and 3rd generation families.Publix grocery is 2 blocks as is Sarasota Spa and the new Starlite Room with excellent dining. Venture another block and watch the sunset over Sarasota Bay. Come relax and enjoy a bit of old Sarasota and explore this wonderful small City!
Getting around
some areas have trollies and 6 seat golf carts to shuttle guests. We are directly on a city bus line as well. Uber and taxies are available 24-7. If you like to walk the Birdhouse is in a 3 mile circumference of just about anywhere you would want to visit! Main st is less than a mile,the beach is 2.8 miles ,Ringling Museum is 3 miles.
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