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Private Home-Sleeps 6-Pets-Fall Availability-Walk to Beach

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Last updated: 03/24/2010

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Private Homes house description

Welcome to the Sea Sparrow.

Senior and Military Specials Always!

We chose this house for its charm and location. It was built in the early 1940s, and is very typical of beach bungalows of its day. The main house has three bedrooms with very comfortable bedding, a nice size living room, informal dining room, stacked washer/dryer, fully equipped kitchen and two full bathrooms.


There is cable for all TV's, 25 in in the living room, a 20 in TV in the master bedroom. There is a 13 in third bedroom. And there is a DVD CD Cassette player w/AM/FM radio in the living room. We have a nice selection of books! There are front and back decks, private hot/cold outdoor shower with complete privacy fencing of the back yard. And of course a good size charcoal BBQ grill.



There is wireless internet service and free long distance telephone service within the US and Canada.

We took great care in the furnishing of our home. It is very beachy, so you really feel like you're on vacation! Our guest just love it here.

Our home is a short 6 min walk, or less than 1 min car ride to the beach. You can see the parasailors along the beach from our back yard!

Be sure to look at all 4 pictures! This is a great set up and it is very cute!

This area is wonderful any time of the year. The sunsets now however, are really beautiful!!

This Madeira Beach neighborhood has beautiful beaches within walking distance and is perfect for bicycling, walking, or skating. There are four barrier islands all connected by small scenic bridges, with beautiful views of the bay. Charming homes, churches, and clubhouses are all located in this neighborhood. You are centrally located near dining, entertainment, and other nearby beach communities. Madeira Beach even has a wonderful public library!

Johns Pass Village is three-fourths of a mile south of here. It is a pleasant walk by beach or Gulf Boulevard. There are fishing, sightseeing charters and shopping located at the village. If you would like there is a miniature golf course just north on Gulf Boulevard. The Suncoast Sea Bird Sanctuary is a short drive north on Gulf Boulevard and is a real education.

The home of Winter the Dolphin, The Clearwater Marine Science Center is a 20 ride north on the beach highway and a must see while you are here!

Many of the larger hotels in the area have night clubs and comedy shows. And if you are in the mood to shop there are plenty of great choices.

There is a trolley that goes from south Saint Petersburg Beach, all the way to Clearwater Beach along Gulf Boulevard. It is very inexpensive and a great way to see all of the nearby beach communities. It is a 3 min walk to the trolly stop from our house.





Keywords: Private House with Fenced back yard, Pets, Sleeps 6.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome:

            well mannered children are always welcome!...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            well mannered pets are always welcome!...moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            Platform bed, again firm and very comfortable!...moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

            Trundle beds in this room, very comfy!...moreless

          • Other (See Description): 2 twin/ single

            Trundle bed set, complete privacy and comfort!...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            Firm and very comfortable!...moreless

          • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Hand held shower massage, great lighting....moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            This bathroom is located in the studio w/exterior door!...moreless

          • We have very good water pressure.

          Other Amenities

              • Beds for 6, no fold out couches! Phone, Central Heat/Air Conditioning, Full Kitchen with Microwave, Blender, Coffee maker, Toaster, Refrigerator w/Ice Maker, Private back yard, Outdoor Hot/Cold Shower, Beach chairs & umbrella provided, Well-mannered Pets welcome, No smoking indoors please, Walk to the beach and to the troley!, In Case of E-mail Failure, Please Call 813-382-2894...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Lots of assortted books...moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Shuffleboard
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Internet:

                wireless / fast...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                Long and comfortable, great for a party!...moreless

              • Parking:

                will hold up to 5 cars...moreless

              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Telephone:

                (2) free long distance in USA...moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                stackable...moreless

              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Fully modern, great appliances....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator:

                Full size, glass shelves w/ice maker...moreless

              • Stove:

                Smooth top, full size...moreless

              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                We have a hot/cold outside shower surrounded by landscaping...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Porch / Veranda
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Off Season
              May 1 - Nov 30, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $800 $2,400
              High Season
              Dec 1 - Apr 30
              3 night min stay
              $175
              $875 $2,670
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $150
              $770 $2,130
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Pet Fee $50
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
              • Taxes Included

              Notes:

              Personal checks are fine. 1/2 due with signed contract and second half due three weeks before your arrival.


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              Location

              15 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              St Pete / Clearwater
              Private Homes
              Nearest Barpub
              Screwie Louies
              15 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              275
              Private Homes
              Nearest Restaurant
              Dockside Daves
              Private Homes
              Nearest Beach
              Madeira Beach

              Car: Recommended

              Winter the Dolphin at the Clearwater Marine Science Center is a 15 -20 min ride from our home, Busch Gardens, Charter and Pier Fishing, Gulf Swimming, Gambling Cruises, Bird & Marine Life Sanctuaries, Museums, Professional Sporting Events, Concerts, Beautiful Beaches with incredible Sunsets!

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2001

              About the owner: We are Phyllis Faber and Richard Sloan. Veteran owned and operated!

              Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
              This is a great area. Central to the metro areas, st pete, clearwater and tampa. But you feel and are tucked away on an island.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              Staying in a private home is very different then being in a condo or apt. Having a yard. the elbow room, comfort, parking and the privacy are what our guest appreciate. And your well mannered pet is most welcomed here!


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Welcome to the Sea Sparrow!

                Welcome to the Sea Sparrow!

              • Master bedroom with king-size bed, TV/Cable.

                Master bedroom with king-size bed, TV/Cable.

              • One view of the fully equipped kitchen.

                One view of the fully equipped kitchen.

              • Relax and enjoy the sunset in the private back yard!

                Relax and enjoy the sunset in the private back yard!

              • Our very comfortable living room.

                Our very comfortable living room.

              VRBO #10215

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              This listing was first published here in 2001.

              Date last modified - Friday, October 10, 2014

              $114 - $175 per night (USD)
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              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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              Speaks: english
              • Calendar last updated 03/24/2010
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