Sandy Cove Information Guide

101 Pass Key Road #101 on the island of Siesta Key

Address: 101 Pass Key Road #101, Sarasota, Florida 34242


        Via I-75

        Via US-41

Phone: free calls to U.S. and Canada #941-952-3083

Wireless Network: HOME-CA42     Password: [available upon stay]

TV’s: Two HD TV’s (family room & bedroom) Comcast Xfinity service.

Bikes and Kayaks: Available for 2 day reservations. Please request kayaks 48 hours prior to your reservation.

Club House: The old Florida Buster Brown homestead is located across the lawn through the courtyard from the back of the unit. For $50 it can be reserved for use at get-togethers, potlucks, and other social gatherings.

Laundry: Laundry room with two washers and two dryers is available very close to the unit:

Out the back porch, proceed to the courtyard wall and turn right, then left at its corner. Laundry room is the little room at the end of the stepping-stone path. Wash load is $1.75 ($2.00 for super cycle) and dryer is $1.25 (quarters only). Quarters can be acquired at the Sun Trust bank around the corner.

Trash/Recycling: Garbage can be disposed of in the provided trash receptacles. They are in the ground and are located directly at the end/corner of the walkway/path from the front door, on the left (when exiting the unit) or the right when walking up to the unit. Recycling receptacles are located directly behind the mailboxes (when walking out the front door, look directly ahead and slightly to the right). Please comply with all recycling instructions and sort materials accordingly.

Lawn maintenance service is weekly on Thursday.

The most valuable tip we can offer is to always please wear sunscreen when outdoors during your stay!

Check out Procedures:

1.     Put any dirty dishes in the dishwasher and wash them. We will review the dishes.

2.     Dispose of any garbage or recycling in accordance with proper procedure (above).

3.     Beds that were used should be stripped and all dirty linens, including comforters, should be placed in the laundry room.

Venue Recommendations:

Grocery Stores:

205 Canal Rd  Sarasota, FL 34242

(941) 349-1474

1211 Old Stickney Point Rd  Sarasota, FL 34242

(941) 312-0472

3825 South Osprey Avenue Sarasota, FL 34239
(941) 316-0616


Fine $$$ Siesta Key Restaurants: Flavio’s, Opheila’s, Joto’s Sushi

Great $$ Siesta Key Restaurants: Claytons, The Lobster Pot

Family Tourist Restaurants: The Hub, Captain Curts, Walt’s Fish Market

Bars w/ & w/o food:

SKOB Siesta Key Oyster Bar-Oyster (Happy Hour from 3-6pm)

Beach Club(w/o)

Crescent Club(w/o)

Blaze Café

Big Water Fish Market (fresh fish market on the island)

6641 Midnight Pass Rd Sarasota, FL 34242 (941) 554-8101. Liquor store is beside this market. BYOB and eat fresh seafood cooked and shucked to order.

Boat Rentals, Fishing Supplies & Bait:

1.    Siesta Key Marina 1265 Old Stickney Point Rd Sarasota, FL 34242, (941) 349-1970

2.    Mr. CB’s 1249 Stickney Point Rd Siesta Key, FL 34242 (941) 349-4400

Basic Fishing Gear:

Siesta Hardware next to Siesta Market.

Important Contacts:

Housekeeper:  Erica Prock 941-376-0621

Plumber: Ed Rutherford 941-539-5615

Handyman: Mike Bushman 941-302-2184

Air Conditioning: Justin Markey 941-315-1504 or Ryan Markey

Jan Haas: 941-539-9483

Owner, Tim Taylor 941-921-2337

Thank you and enjoy your stay,

Tim Taylor, Owner