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Salt Box Cottage 300 Feet to Bay

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Cottage Near the Fishing Pier

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Last updated: 04/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This bright, clean, cozy and newly renovated cottage with central HVAC is just steps to the bay and 5 blocks to the beautiful powder-soft, white-sand Anna Maria Island Beach and turquoise gulf water. Enjoy fishing from the Anna Maria City Pier located 500 feet from cottage.

Accommodations include a queen size bed in one bedroom, and 2 single beds in the other. All three beds have new mattresses. The bedrooms are equipped with ceiling fans. A full kitchen with dishware, cookware, and utensils, is included for your convenience. Bed linens, bath linens and beach towels and other necessities are provided for your care-free holiday. Cable TV, wireless internet access, stereo CD/MP3-ready is available in the Living Room for entertainment while not at the beach. Plug in your MP3 player, iPhone or ipod and enjoy your music in the cottage. There is telephone with free domestic long distance available for your use.

The quaint Anna Maria island is the perfect get-away destination to relax. The sugar-white, powder-soft beaches are a sight to behold, as is the tranquil, clear turquoise water. The Gulf water averages 84 degrees year-round. Dolphins can often be seen playing. Activities include hiking, biking, fishing, deep sea fishing, jet skiing, sail boating, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, and wind surfing.

This cottage has a bit of Florida history attached. The cottage was barged over from Egmont Key after WWII in the 1950's to 1960's. It served as officers headquarters on the Egmont Key as Egmont proved strategic to protecting the Tampa Port area during wartime. Many years after the barge ride to Anna Marie Island, the interior of the cottage was totally renovated in 2009 The floor plan was opened up in a desirable preferred way, but in keeping with the 'old Florida' look and feel.

There are golf courses on the island, and 45 more courses within a 30 minute drive. There is a free bus service to get around the island, but for your convenience, the Salt Box is only a short walk to island restaurants and a small grocery/deli.

The area is perfect for Biking, Golf, Shuffleboard, Amusement Parks, Fishing, Birding, Wildlife Viewing, Shopping, Restaurants, Sightseeing, Swimming, Snorkeling/Diving, Boating, Water-skiing, Surfing, Windsurfing.

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    persons under the age of 25 must be accompanied by a parent...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Walk in shower only, no bathtub...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Large well appointed kitchen with new cabinets. Hardwood floors throughout, ceiling Fans. Central HVAC. ipod/iphone dock and MP3 player ready. Free trolley available on island. Trolley stop close by at Pine ave....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining:

    Bar in kitchen with 4 stools. Table that seats 6....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central A/C...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Domestic US, Puerto Rico & Canada...moreless

  • Heating
  • Linens Provided:

    beach towels provided...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Place for 1 car. No trailers or RV's....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    One parking place off street...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Stackable front loading. Located inside cottage...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    May have to re-boot system...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    basket filter...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Fenced in Yard, deck in front...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer/Winter
May 1 - Dec 19, 2015
3 night min stay
$135
$945 $3,300
December & January
Dec 20 - Jan 31, 2016
7 night min stay

$945 $3,300
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$135
$945
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $70
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

Security deposit will be returned in 14 days after your departure. Partial funds will be withheld for any damages or if you do not check out by 10am on departure day. Check in 4pm, checkout 10am. No early check in, no late check out.

Cleaning fee of $70.00 for stays less than 7 nights.

Accept personal checks written in USDollars and Paypal. Credit cards not accepted at this time.

$250.00 refundable security deposit will hold your reservation. Full payment due 60 days prior to your arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/28/2015
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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/28/2015
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