“the Cottage Next Door

…a Vacation, Seasonal & Short-term Rental

1624 Alderman Street – Sarasota, FL 34236

Info/Contact:  941-365-6100

www.nyokaskincare.com / nyokaskincare701@gmail.com


Recently restored 1925 cottage (2 bedrooms & 1 bath) nestled in the heart of Sarasota’s newest and most desirable downtown neighborhood and just steps from Sarasota Bay.
It’s simply the perfect place for a couple’s getaway, honeymoon week, weekend away with a friend (or two or three), visiting friends and family in SRQ or staying for a few weeks/months to escape the winter weather…the Cottage Next Door is available from 2-nights, weekly or monthly.
Immaculately renovated and tastefully furnished to accentuate all the charm & energy of this unique vintage home.  Premium queen-sized mattresses, luxury linens, complimentary toiletries and fully-stocked kitchen supplies for cooking at home.  Private courtyard for outdoor grilling & dining, front decks for relaxing, washer & dryer, 2 complimentary bicycles, 52” LED TV in living room, 32” TV in back bedroom, small vanity/sink in front bedroom, WiFi & high-speed internet.
Right next door is our Spa, Nyoka SkinCare which offers a variety of personalized services for women, men and teens by an experienced, professional & caring team. Our menu features specialized facial treatments, peels, dermaplaning, HydraFacials and microdermabrasion  services all in a calm, stress-free environment.
Let us create a memorable treatment package for your stay with us at the Cottage Next Door.


Located in the historic Burns Square District and next to historic Laurel Park, this safe and friendly neighborhood vacation rental is centrally located and walking distance to absolutely Everything in downtown Sarasota!
Selby Botanical Gardens (1 block)
Fresh Start Café breakfast/lunch directly across the street (open 7 days a week)
Burns Court Cinema (3 blocks)
Restaurants, wine bars, clothing stores, hair & nail salons, boutique gift shops, bicycle/kayak/jet ski rental/fishing charters…all within short walking distance
Main Street (6 blocks / just .4 miles)
Downtown Farmer’s Market every Saturday 7 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (5 blocks)
Kayak launch ramp (1 block)
Marina Jacks & City Island Park (2 blocks)
St. Armand’s Circle (3 miles)
Mote Marine Aquarium (3.2 miles)
McCurdy’s Comedy Club (5 blocks)
Siesta Key Beach (6.5 miles/10 minute ride) #1 Beach in the USA
Lido Beach (4 miles)
Florida’s Cultural Coast…Sarasota Opera, Sarasota Ballet, Van Wezel Performing Arts, Ringling Museum/Ca d’Zan Mansion, Florida Studio Theater, Urbanite Theatre


High Season Rates (December thru May)

  • $299  Nightly
  • $1,900  Weekly
  • $5,500*  Monthly
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Off Season Rates(June thru November)

  • $199  Nightly
  • $1,300  Weekly
  • $4,300*  Monthly
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* Please inquire for discounted rates for stays longer than 1 month
+$70 cleaning fee / (per week for monthly)
Tax Rate: +12% (7% state sales & 5% resort tax)


Check In/Out:

Check-In 2 p.m. / Check-Out 11 a.m.
Check-In available anytime after 2:00 so no problem if you’re arriving late.

Please Note:

The Cottage Next Door is handicapped accessible with a wheelchair ramp
Fire sprinklers, smoke detectors and fire alarm system throughout provide safety
and peace of mind for all our guests
The door has an electronic lock…key not required
Nyoka SkinCare is conveniently located next door if you should need anything during our business hours of operation & owners are available by phone & text 24/7
Your free outside designated parking space is on the side of cottage (or public street front)
4 guest maximum / Sleeps 2 – 4
25 years or older for registering guest
No smoking inside cottage
Not suitable for pets
2 bicycles are included with any rental / helmets & locks are also provided (use at your own risk for injury or theft)

Cancellation Policy:

$250 security/reservation deposit is refundable in the circumstances outlined below:
100% refund if cancellation is made 30 days or more prior to check-in date
50% refund if cancellation is made 7 full days prior to check-in date – Otherwise no refund
Applicable taxes will be retained and remitted — Service fees are not refundable
Security deposit is always refunded within 2 days of departure after property has been inspected with no damage or loss