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Ocean Front Location. Wake up to Dolphins! Rave Reviews!

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Last updated: 12/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7-31 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Isla del Sol condo description

RESERVED: January 1st THROUGH 1st May 2015.

This is a modern, well furnished, and well equipped condo with a beautiful view across the bay to the South, towards the neighboring island of Tierra Verde and Pass-A-Grille. It is ideally located for easy and quick travel throughout central Florida as it is only a few minutes from the interstate network and St Pete Beach.

As you enjoy a meal on the patio dolphins can frequently be seen swimming a couple of hundred yards off shore, and sometimes even closer!

With free Wi-Fi for your emails and no charge for telephone calls within continental USA the condo boasts a 42 inch flat screen TV in living room and also a TV in each bedroom. (cable)

The condo also has quality kitchen appliances, and furniture. Linens and towels are replaced regularly. The kitchen is fully equipped right down to last detail, with quality cookware, crockery, and silverware. The condo enjoys luxurious fully tiled upgrades to bathrooms. The master bedroom has a 'wet room' style shower en-suite of Italian tile and granite, the second bathroom is tile and marble with a garden tub and shower above. For your added comfort and convenience the living room, kitchen and patio were recently updated with quality floor tiles, and new quality carpet laid to both bedrooms April 2012. Each of the two bedrooms has a queen bed, and in the living room a pull out sofa which has a quality double mattress. Because we use the condo for our vacations, and we are “fussy”, it is continually well maintained, our “Home from Home”.

This ground level villa type condominium is located on the beautiful tropical island of Isla Del Sol (Island of the Sun); it boasts an 18-hole golf course which meanders through the island. The condominium has breath-taking uninterrupted views of the salt-water Boca Ciega Bay on the Gulf of Mexico, which surround the island. The water's edge is a mere 100 feet from the patio!

The Island (linked by bridges) is ideally located only 30 minutes easy drive from Tampa Airport to the east, and is less than one mile from St. Pete Beach; Sarasota lies 30 minutes to the south. Disney World is within an easy 90 minute drive north-east on interstates.

The complex has its own exercise room, a large pool on the picturesque water’s edge, heated Jacuzzi and a fishing pier. There are multiple guest parking spaces in addition to one exclusive covered garage space.

Conveniently located close to Fort DeSoto Park-North Beach voted Number One 'Top 10 Best Beaches' in the USA in 2005, and only a few miles from Caladisi Island, voted Number One beach in 2008!

The resort has 24 hour security patrols and so crime in the area is virtually unheard of.

This tropical condominium complex is one of the most sought after for vacation rentals in the 'Isla Del Sol' community, and it's easy to see why! You might find lower rates on Isla, but not with a view like this one, or which has had $$$$ lavished on it since purchase.

Walk just a few steps to the magnificent waterfront pool, which is beautifully furnished, and is complete with hot tub.

Perhaps the best memories you will take away will be those of the time you relaxed on the patio where you can view a variety of sea birds and frequently spot the dolphins as they search for breakfast or lunch! Enjoy the stunning Florida sunsets from the beautiful and meticulously maintained tropical grounds.



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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 1
  • 950 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Not Suitable For Children:

            Unless close supervision occurs, due to proximity of the ocean....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Condo association rule prohibit guests from bringing pets....moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            Ground floor with level easy access to and from garage, pool and elevator to amenities in main block....moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Bathroom 2

            ...moreless

          • Both fully tiled with either a marble or granite topped vainity unit sink. Walk in shower to master bedroom....moreless

          Entertainment

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Game Room:

            Recreation room nearby....moreless

          • Satellite / Cable:

            42' Flat screen in living room, with standard TV's to each bedroom...moreless

          Attractions

          • Cinemas
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Recreation Center
          • Restaurants
          • Theme Parks
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Fitness Center
          • Laundromat

          Leisure Activities

          • Beachcombing
          • Bird Watching
          • Boating
          • Miniature Golf
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Paddle Boating
          • Shelling
          • Shopping
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking
          • Wildlife Viewing

          Location Type

              • Oceanfront:

                Only 100 feet from the ocean's edge. With uninterupted views....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                Fittness room in main building...moreless

              • Garage:

                Only yards from the door. No need to get wet in the rain!...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet:

                FREE Wi-Fi for emails, Google etc. ...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking:

                Reserved under cover parking space. Guest parking also....moreless

              • Telephone:

                (4) Calls within the Continental USA are not charged....moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils:

                Everything you need. Home from home....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Fully equiped...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Patio looking on to the bay....moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool
                  • Shared Hot Tub
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 10 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Winter
                  Dec 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                  31 night min stay

                  $3,000
                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  $875 $2,500
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                  • Taxes Included

                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2007

                  About the owner: Owned by Janet and David Hilton who are based in England.

                  Why the Owner Chose Isla del Sol:
                  We visited St Pete for the first time in 2003 from our home in England. We simply fell in love with the area and purchased our first condo, which had a golf course view. We learned our current condo with such a terrific bay view was for sale and so we 'traded up'. We have no regrets! In addition to the view we have great neighbors, superb weather and lots to enjoy throughout the region.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                  Perhaps the most enjoyable aspect of the condo's location is the tranquility. The uninterrupted view of the bay and the peaceful nature of the location create an atmosphere of relaxation, a haven away from life's pressures. With the beautiful white sand of Fort Desoto Beach only minutes away one can enjoy a relaxing stroll at any time of the day. But perhaps the most beautiful time to visit is at sunset. The sunsets are amongst the most awesome one can experience.


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                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • View from the patio/condo

                    View from the patio/condo

                  • Dining Area

                    Dining Area

                  • Queen bed in master bedroom.

                    Queen bed in master bedroom.

                  • Master Bathroom fully tiled with walk in shower

                    Master Bathroom fully tiled with walk in shower

                  • Boca Ciega Bay from 2nd Bedroom.

                    Boca Ciega Bay from 2nd Bedroom.

                  • Part of the Kitchen

                    Part of the Kitchen

                  • Pool and Jacuzzi

                    Pool and Jacuzzi

                  • By the fishing pier.

                    By the fishing pier.

                  • Living Area

                    Living Area

                  • Outlook

                    Outlook

                  • Queen bed

                    Queen bed

                  • The view from the second bedroom.

                    The view from the second bedroom.

                  • 2nd Bathroom fully tiled.

                    2nd Bathroom fully tiled.

                  • New appliances.

                    New appliances.

                  • Dolphin leaping at sunset.

                    Dolphin leaping at sunset.

                  • Sunset from the patio

                    Sunset from the patio

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                  This listing was first published here in 2007.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                  $700 - $875 per week (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

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                  Minimum stay: 7-31 nights
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                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/10/2014
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