10 Best Airbnb Vacation Rentals Near Sarasota Beach, Florida - Updated 2024

James Dennis
James Dennis  
Contributing Writer
| 5 min read

Sarasota Beach on the Gulf of Mexico is a gorgeous coastal paradise that will take your breath away. It’s the ideal place for people looking for a sun-soaked holiday thanks to its immaculate white sand, crystal-clear waters, and year-round warm weather. Swimming, sunbathing, and fishing are popular hobbies. Additionally, the beach is near environmental reserves and parks, such as Celery Fields about a 30-minute drive away, where you can learn about the area’s distinctive flora and fauna. For those interested in culture and the arts, the nearby city of Sarasota has a thriving arts scene, with museums including Marietta Museum of Art & Whimsy and Sarasota Art Museum. If you enjoy food, you’ll enjoy the vibrant culinary scene as well. Ready for a fantastic and enjoyable vacation in Florida? Keep scrolling to find the best Airbnb vacation rentals near Sarasota Beach, Florida!

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 01, 2024.

1. Bright bungalow rental with an 'Old Florida' vibe (from USD 195)

This pet-friendly vacation rental is nestled in a peaceful and luxurious community and sits immediately on Siesta Key’s Grand Canal. The bungalow has an “Old Florida” feel to it because it is designed with vintage furniture with new pieces from European designers.

You can unwind while admiring the subtropical landscape or the waterway behind the house. When the mood strikes, you may also dock your boat, go fishing, or kayak. Furthermore, the unit’s kitchen is well equipped with modern facilities that will make food preparation simple and easy. As for kids, they can enjoy children’s books, toys, and board games.

Stayed at this property?
Siesta Key, Florida, United States
48 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
absolutely beautiful views from every room
all in all the furnishings are period appropriate and very comfortable - we’d gladly return
it was amazingly clean and well equipped
they responded quickly to questions and are super friendly
andreas is a perfect host even from afar
amazing hosts and great communication
also malia was so attentive and made us feel so at home what an excellent host
the location of the house is perfect for the beach and for food/drinks
plus the neighborhood is very quiet and relaxing
the location is also perfect less than 5 minutes from the village and the beach
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2. Charming pet-friendly home with pool (from USD 320)

If you’re seeking a pet-friendly holiday home close to the beach, restaurants, and bars, this is the place to be. This vacation home is within a two-minute walk of the beach and a six-minute walk from restaurants and bars.

You can make and prepare your meals in its fully functional kitchen, which is equipped with modern appliances and equipment to make your experience as easy as possible. If you want to enjoy the beautiful sun but are bored of swimming on the beach, this property includes a shared heated saltwater pool that you will undoubtedly love.

Stayed at this property?
Sarasota, Florida, United States
59 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable and even a nice little pool
very clean cozy quaint pool is warm and clean had everything we needed
everything was clean and well cared for
host was great with communication and a very easy check in and check out
what a fantastic location
great location close to good restaurants & everything you need for a pleasant stay
nice spot close to beach many restaurants and shops
perfect and unique place to stay close to restaurants bars and beach
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3. Adorable cottage in Siesta Key (from USD 250)

This lovely home on the north end of the island will undoubtedly make you fall in love with the notion of a beach vacation. It is one block from the magnificent sandy shore and two blocks from the famed Siesta Key Village.

Within the property, there is a modest kitchen where you may prepare meals for family or friends. The holiday home even features a spacious sunken living room where you may unwind and rest. It also offers a private patio and backyard with outdoor chairs for a relaxing stay.

Stayed at this property?
Siesta Key, Florida, United States
146 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the patio with a nice grill updated bathroom and comfortable bed
small but definitely enough room for two people
the cottage was cozy exceptionally clean and well equipped with all necessary items
the cozy cottage is a great place to stay in siesta key
we had a great week at the cozy cottage
it was extremely clean and cozy
place was clean and a nice size
condo was clean awesome fenced in back yard
everything was super clean and had everything we could possibly need
place was so quaint and clean
host is very responsive
barb was a great host
barb was a great host and very responsive
barb was a great and communicative host
barb was such a sweet and accommodating host
perfect location right across from beach
great location and very nice
location was absolutely perfect this property and location was a real gem
perfect location in siesta key walking distance to both the beach and town
great location being nice and close to the ocean and downtown shops
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4. Ideal beachfront condo (from USD 335)

Thanks to the WiFi, smart TVs, and in-unit laundry equipment, this beachfront condo unit guarantees a hassle-free stay. If you feel like heading out, take the provided towels and head to the private beach, which guests of the condo will have access to. There are also two tennis courts and a heated pool on-site.

Apart from the assigned parking spot, you will appreciate this vacation property’s panoramic ocean views from the granite kitchen. So, if you’re seeking a vacation house for a small family or a group of friends, this is the unit for you.

Stayed at this property?
Sarasota, Florida, United States
32 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the unit was nicely appointed well equipped kitchen washer/dryer was great and plenty on linens
place is modern and is nice and clean
jeremy was the perfect host and his place is amazing
jeremy was so helpful friendly and accommodating
jeremy was extremely helpful throughout the whole booking and stay
he offered wonderful suggestion in where to eat he was extremely helpful
the unit was very well-equipped and jeremy was very responsive prior to and during our stay
beautiful location definitely worth a revisit
great place in a great location would definitely to stay again
right across the street are great restaurants a small grocery store and bike rental
he has a lovely space in a great location
what a wonderful place to stay
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5. Humble beach house for small family or group of friends (from USD 275)

This simple beach property, which has been around for more than 60 years but has recently been restored, is just a few steps from some of the best sand in the world. The accommodation also offers ample parking for three or more automobiles, a trailer, or a compact motor home. Even better, all guests will have access to the heated pool, and a stand-up paddle board will also be available if you want to sprinkle in more adventure during your stay.

Furthermore, this vacation rental offers a washer and dryer as well as other beach equipment that you will undoubtedly appreciate when visiting local shorelines.

Stayed at this property?
Siesta Key, Florida, United States
143 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the back yard next to the pool has a grill that is perfect for cooking out
the pool was great for an afternoon dip very relaxing
the yard and pool was outstanding relaxing there and swimming in a private pool was a real treat
the pool is a huge plus kitchen is roomy and equipped with all cooking needs
would be great if they had a table to eat at outside with a shade umbrella
very clean and spacious 2 bed
very beachy simple decor and spotless clean
house was very clean cozy and comfortable
the house was sparkling clean and adorably decorated
the house is spacious clean and nicely decorated
she was adorable and so helpful really kind lady
gary and his mother who lives next door are gracious hosts and we had everything we needed
gary was a great host who responded to all our queries very promptly
he's a great host and we love his mother as well
gary was very good about communication and his mother who lives nearby was helpful when we had questions
6 miles from the village so the location is fantastic
great location close to everything
location location location this place is the best
the location was perfect close to the beach and walking distance to the town area
loved the location the pool was a huge plus
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6. Luxurious bungalow with heated pool and hot tub

This beautiful bungalow in a quiet neighborhood boasts an open concept. It also features a private courtyard, a heated saltwater pool, and a relaxing hot tub with an excellent view of the water.

Additionally, the vacation rental includes three bikes, two kayaks, and beach chairs for when you want to explore the area. When you feel like staying in, take advantage of the board games and kitchen, which is fitted with up-to-date appliances. This home also has a private patio with outdoor furniture and dining space. It even features a gas grill for fun barbecue nights with family or friends.

Stayed at this property?
Siesta Key, Florida, United States
72 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
furnishings are abundant and comfortable
super comfortable mattresses sheets etc
the new sofa is sooo comfortable
bedding and furniture comfortable plenty of linens and we felt right at home
the beds were also super comfortable
very clean comfortable and well appointed
very clean and a lot of nice touches in the house
everything is well kept and clean
the home was very clean with all the comforts of home
the owner and property manager were very responsive and helpful
cydneys was very easy to communicate with and ed (property manager) was also very helpful
cydney truly is a super host-she responded to all of our inquiries within 2 minutes
fantastic stay beautiful home and lovely hosts
the location is also perfect
amazing house in a prime location
and the location is just amazing
location has always been awesome where you can walk every where
this is a perfect house in a perfect location
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7. Condo just steps from the beach (from USD 259)

If you’re traveling with a small group and want to book a vacation home that’s just steps from the sandy shore, this condominium unit is the finest option. The rental is the only ground-level accommodation in The Palm Bay Club with such amazing views, so you’ll never get tired of waking up to the majestic waves and ending the day with a spectacular sunset view.

Although this condo does not have a full kitchen, it does have a variety of equipment you can take advantage of, including a wet bar, microwave, and Keurig coffee maker. When you want to venture outdoors, head to one of two pools or to the boat docks. You can also work up a sweat at the tennis and pickleball courts.

Stayed at this property?
Siesta Key, Florida, United States
278 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed was comfortable there was room to relax on the loveseat
it was clean and even had little items added (breakfast bars coffee and more)
we enjoyed having breakfast every morning on their patio set watching the waves
place was very clean everything worked
place was very clean
a very nice cozy clean and comfortable beachside resort
place was clean and had everything we needed
sparkling clean would stay here again
the owners are very responsive to any questions or needs
the host were amazing and answered any questions we had if needed
tim and stephanie were great hosts who were very quick to respond to messages
hosts were quick to respond and helpful
the hosts even checked in on us to make sure everything was going well
outstanding beach location on the beautiful siesta key beach
this unit has an excellent location nicely furnished
outstanding place with a stellar location
great location right on the beach gorgeous place
close to beach was nice
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8. Siesta Key Sanctuary (from USD 125)

When you book this holiday villa, you are not only booking an incredible place to stay but also a plethora of fun activities to do and enjoy while making new memories with family or friends.

It features a huge kitchen that is equipped with the necessary appliances to make meal preparation a breeze. This vacation property also has a large living area where you can relax and have fun with company. Outdoors, the accommodation offers a private patio and barbecue grill for a beautiful night under the stars. If those aren’t enough, take a plunge in the pool and soak up the lovely sun rays.

Stayed at this property?
Siesta Key, Florida, United States
219 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed and sofa
the a/c worked well all appliances worked well
pool well maintained and lots of outdoor space to enjoy
shower curtain was down when we got there but still worth a 5 star rating
the apartment had everything we needed for a delightful stay there was plenty of space
everything was clean and as advertised
clean with lots of little thoughtful extras
the place was very clean and had everything we needed
very clean great host communication and super easy
staying at lisa’s place was great the unit was clean and spacious
the host seemed nice and she was very responsive
lisa was a great host helping when we had some questions
lisa was a great host
lisa was a great host
incredible response from host really appreciated all the did to make our stay enjoyable and help us after
it’s a great location for getting around the island easily
great place loved to location … perfect to rent bikes and get around
we liked the location and got around easily by trolley “frog ”and “gator
i’ll definitely be booking this place in the future
good location would recommend driving to the beach we tried walking and nearly passed out from the heat
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9. Airy condo unit in Siesta Key (from USD 148)

Going on a trip with the family? This spacious condominium unit will be the ideal vacation rental for you. If you prefer being outside, the property is within 30 minutes of St. Armands Circle and Caspersen Beach, so you won’t be bored throughout your stay.

If you book this unit, you will also have easy access to a sparkling heated pool that you can see from the porch. Furthermore, the kitchen is bright and well equipped with appliances that will make cooking a joy. It also has a breakfast bar and a dining room table for intimate dinners or fun games.

Stayed at this property?
Siesta Key, Florida, United States
156 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 5 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice place quiet and kid friendly had a nice size pool
clean and comfortable place to stay
it was clean and well furnished
the place was very clean and comfortable
the pool is clean and nice
clean great location
amazing host till next time
he was a great and communicative host
clinton was a great host and responded quickly to any questions we had
he is the perfect host and responds immediately to any requests or issues
i would recommend clinton as the best host
the location was perfect within walking distance of plenty there is free transportation close by
everything is super close
it’s location makes it easy to access the village shops and beach
it was in a really good location near the beach
great location and i recommend this place for anyone
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10. Perfect condo for a family vacation (from USD 264)

Want to go on a fantastic beach vacation but don’t know where to stay? Consider booking this condo about a three-minute walk from the beach and an eight-minute stroll from Siesta Key Village.

Its kitchen is roomy and filled with essential appliances so that you can whip up your favorite home-cooked meals. Outside, you can use and enjoy other amenities, such as the swimming pool and barbecue grill for some great nights out. The host will also provide beach supplies, including towels, umbrellas, and snorkeling equipment.

Stayed at this property?
Siesta Key, Florida, United States
184 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the bed sheets were superior i’ve never slept in cozier and softer bedsheets even at a hotel
we ended up having the pool to ourselves which was nice
we had a wonderful stay at this tidy two-bedroom apt
we also really liked having the pool to splash around in
the place had a very nice kitchen with upgraded appliances
the pool is clean and warm
it was very clean and had everything you could possibly need
the condo was beautiful super clean and very tastefully decorated
clean roomy and everything you need in one place
everything was well maintained and clean
were the most attentive responsive hosts we have ever had
for being a great host
was very responsive to any questions we had
was extremely communicative and responsive and even provided us with dining recommendations
vk and liz were outstanding hosts
great location very walkable
excellent location short walk to beach and town
the location couldn’t be more perfect
the location was perfect and located right in the middle of the beach and restaurants
absolutely perfect short walk to the village and the beach
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Have a rejuvenating vacation near Sarasota Beach

Sarasota Beach is an absolute must-visit destination for those seeking a tropical paradise filled with sunshine, sand, and sea. So, why not pack your bags, grab your flip-flops, and head on down to the shore for a vacation you’ll never forget? Come and experience the magic of Sarasota Beach, Florida, and create memories that will last a lifetime with the above Airbnb vacation rentals!

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