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Charming Downtown Bungalow, 'the Blue Heron'

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Enjoy your morning coffee and evening entertaining in this beautiful setting.

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Last updated: 12/01/2014
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  • Minimum stay:14-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Safety Harbor house description

Our cozy Spa home sits under shady Florida live oaks and is only a few blocks to main street Safety Harbor.

A hidden gem within walking distance to all of Safety Harbor's shops, restaurants and beautiful Tampa Bay.

An inviting front patio deck entrance serves as a special spot to entertain or relax. Interior designed with Ethan Allen furniture.

Included with rental are, 2 Safety Harbor Resort & Spa passes.

The spa offers a variety of classes including yoga, stretching, water aerobics, weight room, dance classes and fitness classes. The three heated pools provide an opportunity for laps, leisure and or water aerobics . The spa also is within walking distance to the house and provides a unique daily retreat.

The spa is known as “where healing waters flow” tm

Rejuvenate yourself with spa visits, golf, nature walks and sunsets.

Centrally located 15-30 minutes to airports, beautiful gulf beaches and golf.

Keywords: House, Duplex

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Housekeeper Optional

                  Suitability

                  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
                  • Pets Considered:

                    Well behaved small pet allowed with security deposit....moreless

                  • Smoking Allowed:

                    Please smoke on the outdoor deck only !...moreless

                  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

                  Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

                  Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

                  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

                    The house include a water softener system....moreless

                  Other Amenities

                      • Pool, jacuzzi,steam & sauna are part of Spa passes., Home includes newly refinished hardwood floors and Anderson windows....moreless

                      Entertainment

                      • Books:

                        Library cards to the our Safety Harbor library are included....moreless

                      • CD Player
                      • DVD Player
                      • Music Library:

                        Brighthouse & Pandora on smart TV...moreless

                      Attractions

                      • Churches
                      • Cinemas
                      • Festivals
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Library
                      • Live Theater
                      • Marina
                      • Museums
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Restaurants
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Zoo

                      Local Services & Businesses

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

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Boating
                      • Gambling Casinos
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Photography
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Walking
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Basketball Court
                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Paragliding
                      • Parasailing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis

                      Dining

                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning:

                        Central a/c and heat. In addition if you prefer all rooms have ceiling fans....moreless

                      • Broadband Access:

                        Brighthouse...moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Computer Available
                      • Covered Parking:

                        Outdoor carport...moreless

                      • Free Long Distance:

                        Brighthouse ...moreless

                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                      • Internet:

                        Brighthouse...moreless

                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Living Room
                      • Parking:

                        Covered carport for one vehicle...moreless

                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Telephone:

                        Brighthouse...moreless

                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine:

                        Stack-able washer dryer...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        Completely equipped...moreless

                      • Dishes & Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Kitchen:

                        All new appliances: stove, refrigerator, microwave, toaster. All cookware & dishware....moreless

                      • Microwave

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Entertaining on our new Belgard paver front patio deck. Enjoy your morning coffee, a lazy lunch or evening cocktails. It is also the perfect spot to enjoy that good book on comfy outdoor wicker furniture....moreless

                      • Golf:

                        Many public courses very close to the house....moreless

                      • Lanai / Gazebo
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Porch / Veranda

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Hot Tub

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          High Season
                          Jan 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                          30 night min stay

                          $3,000
                          Shoulder Season
                          Apr 1 - Jun 30, 2015
                          14 night min stay

                          $800 $2,800
                          Summer season
                          Jul 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                          14 night min stay

                          $700 $2,400
                          Winter Season
                          Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2015
                          30 night min stay

                          $2,600
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable pet security $250
                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                          • Cleaning fee $100
                          • Taxes Included

                          Notes:

                          Management apartment on site.

                          Payments made by check.

                          Deposits at time of booking.

                          50% due 90 days out.

                          100% due 30 days out.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 12/01/2014
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                          Location

                          18 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          Tampa International airport
                          3 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          US 19
                          10 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Clearwater Beach

                          Car: Recommended

                          All within 30 to45 minutes:

                          Spring training for:

                          New York Yankees, Philadelphia Phillies, Toronto Blue Jays

                          link :springtrainingonline.com

                          Rated # 1 & 2 beaches in US: Fort Desoto Park & Caladesi Island State Park

                          Link: floridasbeach.com

                          Parks include:

                          Philippe Park/Fred Howard Park/Fort Desoto park

                          link :pinellascounty.org/park/locations.htm

                          Numerous Public and semi-private golf courses.

                          Link: http://www.floridagolferguide.com

                          Tarpon Springs Greek community & Sponge docks,

                          Pinellas trail for biking / blading

                          link: pinellascounty.org/trailgd/default.htm,

                          Historic Ybor City. (old cigar factories)

                          link: ybor.org

                          Other activities close by include:rutheckerdhall.com,

                          Tampa Ray Downs,

                          salvadordalimuseum.org

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2006

                          About the owner: Steve and Melissa are business owners. Steve's company is in the entertainment industry and Melissa owns a equipment leasing corporation.

                          Why the Owner Chose Safety Harbor:
                          Our home is 20 minutes to Tampa International, yet centrally located to the beach, golf, biking and baseball. Safety Harbor is the hidden gem of 'old Florida' If you are looking for just R&R at the Spa or all the activities you can manage,our home provides easy access to all.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          Never having to leave Safety Harbor. You have it all! Needing a peaceful hideaway to recover from the stress of our daily lives. Make time for yourself. Golf, fish, hike, bike or just to nothing. Or if your wish take a walk to the Spa to enjoy all the amenities and classes. Enjoy the Florida outdoors Kayaking Tampa Bay among the manatees. Relaxing under the live oaks and hanging Spanish moss and enjoying entertaining in a friendly outdoor setting.


                          Contact us

                          Speaks: english

                          Links to more information:

                           

                          Photos

                          • Enjoy your morning coffee and evening entertaining in this beautiful setting.

                            Enjoy your morning coffee and evening entertaining in this beautiful setting.

                          • Another view of entry into the living room.

                            Another view of entry into the living room.

                          • Designer appointed master bedroom includes queen bed and hardwood floors.

                            Designer appointed master bedroom includes queen bed and hardwood floors.

                          • Bathroom with large shower.

                            Bathroom with large shower.

                          • Rear TV room with full Anderson windows

                            Rear TV room with full Anderson windows

                          • Safety Harbor Spa passes included.
Enjoy the healing waters and spa classes and services.

                            Safety Harbor Spa passes included. Enjoy the healing waters and spa classes and services.

                          • Just down the street watch the manatees from our Safety Harbor pier.

                            Just down the street watch the manatees from our Safety Harbor pier.

                          • We spend many hours on the front entry asking ourselves where did the day go.

                            We spend many hours on the front entry asking ourselves where did the day go.

                          • Additional outdoor seating under the pergola.

                            Additional outdoor seating under the pergola.

                          • The ideal spot for evening cocktails. 'Book club' meeting held regularly.

                            The ideal spot for evening cocktails. 'Book club' meeting held regularly.

                          • Our Bromeliads in full bloom. September 2014

                            Our Bromeliads in full bloom. September 2014

                          • Enjoy comfortable seating with a good book. Our entry lanai and bar area.

                            Enjoy comfortable seating with a good book. Our entry lanai and bar area.

                          • Living room & dining room with hardwood flooring.

                            Living room & dining room with hardwood flooring.

                          • Second bedroom with computer workstation

                            Second bedroom with computer workstation

                          • Airy rear family room with pine planking hardwood floor. 50 inch smart TV

                            Airy rear family room with pine planking hardwood floor. 50 inch smart TV

                          • Kitchen includes bay window.

                            Kitchen includes bay window.

                          • Enjoying the Safety Harbor Spa pool. The outdoor Tiki bar is a great spot for lunch and libations.

                            Enjoying the Safety Harbor Spa pool. The outdoor Tiki bar is a great spot for lunch and libations.

                          • Steve and the pooches enjoying our new beautiful entry patio.

                            Steve and the pooches enjoying our new beautiful entry patio.

                          • Enjoy sitting under the oaks within our butterfly garden.

                            Enjoy sitting under the oaks within our butterfly garden.

                          • Out front watching the Zebra Longwing butterflys.

                            Out front watching the Zebra Longwing butterflys.

                          VRBO #102521

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                          This listing was first published here in 2006.

                          Date last modified - Sunday, December 14, 2014

                          $87 - $114 per night (USD)
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                          2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 12/01/14
                          Minimum stay: 14-30 nights
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                          Member since: 2006
                          Speaks: english
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                          • Response rate: 90%
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/01/2014
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