The Benefits of Home Automation- Gulf Coast Vacation Rentals

    Gulf Coast Vacation Rentals is jumping on the home automation bandwagon. Home automation provides great benefits to the owner, manager, and guests. Home automation products now include; Smart locks, which increase accountability and reduce liability.  Smart thermostats, designed to save on utility bills. Window and slider sensors, designed to ensure the AC is only cooling […]

12/26/2018 | by Andy Moore | No Comments | Owners

Sunshine, Santa, and Sarasota Fun!

Christmas is a magical time, and although the weather may be frightful up at the north pole, our Florida West Coast rentals are oh so delightful. From ice sculptures and boat parades to animal visits and fun runs, get into the holiday spirit at one of these festive events as you join us at our […]

12/01/2018 | by Andy Moore | No Comments | Guests

Vacation Home Updates: The Importance of Pillow Covers

  Written by: Amy Clark | Vacation Rental Property Manager   As a property manager, I am constantly in homes and interacting with guests. I always look for feedback and ways to maximize owner and guest satisfaction. The number one complaint for vacation rentals across the board is the consistency of cleanliness. It is something […]

08/24/2018 | by wpengine | No Comments | Owners

Family Friendly Adventures!

  At Gulf Coast Vacation Rentals we offer gulf coast rentals the whole family will enjoy. Most of our rental properties are near adventurous places such as Mote Aquarium, Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary, and Sarasota Jungle Garden. Meet the fish and scientists! Visitors of Mote Aquarium have been asking to learn more […]

07/03/2018 | by Andy Moore | No Comments | Guests

Lakewood National Signs 5 Year Deal with Web.Com Tour

  It has been recently recognized that the Tour has a new tournament to present in 2019. The tournament is set to take place at Lakewood National Golf and Country Club. The first tournament, The Suncoast Classic, is set to be played February 11-17 with around 150 players competing for a 550,000 purse. The […]

06/27/2018 | by Andy Moore | No Comments | Guests

What is the benefit of purchasing travel insurance?

  Gulf Coast Vacation Rentals is excited to announce our partnership with Travel Guard. Travel Guard is a travel insurance and global assistance provider. Through our partnership with Travel Guard, Gulf Coast Vacation Rentals is now offering travel insurance to all of our guests. This insurance is completely optional but offers many benefits that make […]

06/01/2018 | by Andy Moore | No Comments | Guests

How does ARDI Protect Your Vacation Rental?

  We are excited to announce we have recently teamed up with Travel Guard, an insurance company that provides accidental insurance to all of our guest reservations. What does this mean for you and your property you may ask? Well, let’s take a look at the benefits our property owners receive from this plan. What is […]

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Should I have professional photos taken of my vacation rental home?

Professional Photos For My Vacation Rental, Yes or No?

If you are new to the vacation rental landlord scene you may ask yourself the question, “are professional photos worth taking of my home?” While you may think iPhone photos are just fine, you may want to think again. Here at Gulf Coast Vacation Rentals, we understand the importance of professional photos and we’re here […]

04/05/2018 | by Andy Moore | No Comments | Owners
Grocery pack options for Gulf Coast Vacation Rentals.

Should I Purchase A Grocery Package For My Vacation Rental?

  It’s vacation time and you’ve hit the road excited for whats to come. After a long days travel, you check in and head to the vacation rental property only to find the fridge empty. No food or beverages.  I’m sure the last thing that anyone wants to do after traveling is to go grocery shopping. […]

03/27/2018 | by Andy Moore | No Comments | Guests
Lakewood National community is a newly built establishment in Lakewood Ranch.

Newly Built Lakewood National Community in Lakewood Ranch

Resort style living just got even better! A new community is currently in the works for Lakewood Ranch and has many resort-style amenities that you will absolutely love. The best news of all, we currently have rentals available for you to book now! Community Information: Lakewood National community will offer many different types of properties […]

12/18/2017 | by Andy Moore | No Comments | Guests