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Siesta Key, Florida Makes for the Best Staycation

  • Oct 12 2020
  • By: Siesta Key Hos 402

During a time with so much COVID-19 chaos, it’s important for to find some calm and unwind.  That’s why a Siesta Key, FL “staycation” is perfect.

A "staycation" can be where you and your family can easily escape and enjoy being together.  For some, it’s the mountains or lakes but for many, it’s the beach where they can self-isolate together with their family.  Unit 402 at the House of the Sun, at Siesta Key, FL is the perfect “staycation” getaway.  The 2 bedrooms, 2 baths unit sleeps 6. It offers a modern fully equipped kitchen with an in-unit washer and dryer.  The unit has a workstation and free internet/Wi-Fi for those who are interested in telecommuting.

Unit 402 at the House of the Sun is located on the private Crescent Beach.  This spectacular beach has won many titles including Best U.S. Beach, and one of the top beaches in the world.  One famous thing to note is that Crescent Beach’s sand is 99% quartz.  This sand is so purely white, that it never gets hot so sandals are not needed.  Unit 402 provides beach chairs and a beach umbrella, making it easy for guests to isolate, get comfy, work on their tans, build sand sculptures with the kids, walk the beach, or just read a book when you’re not in the crystal blue Gulf of Mexico.

The resort offers a heat swimming pool, family game room, Weber grills, and a beachfront tennis court with pickleball. Depending on how far you’re willing to move about, close by are bicycle, paddleboards, boat, and jet ski rentals. Snorkeling or fishing is a possibility at the Pont of Rocks which is a short stroll down the beach. 

Every "staycation" needs a local grocery market. Unit 402 is within short walking distance to the Key's Crescent Market. They also deliver if you would prefer.  Nearby are numerous good restaurants for takeout if you choose not to cook in the unit’s fully equipped kitchen.  

Sunsets from one of the resort’s two soaring, beachfront, sun decks are not to be missed. Gather at days end with your loved ones each night and watch the giant, burnt orange sphere disappear into the horizon and witness the sky burst into colors. Incredible moments like these are what many people dream of and our guests return for. Unit 402 at the House of the Sun is "staycation" perfect.

To learn more about renting Unit 402 at the House of the Sun, or to book your “staycation” visit us at or call +1 (201) 264 1120.  You can also follow us on Facebook and Instagram.


Jerry and Janine Kroner are northerners living in New Jersey. Jerry’s a civil engineer designing highways and bridges and Janine is a retired marketing consultant.  They vacationed on Siesta Key for 29 years before they purchased their “House of the Sun” Condo Unit 402, in 2017.  In an effort to share this slice of paradise with others, they happily open their doors to renters so that they too can make vacation memories with friends and family.