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Coastal Cottage Across Caladesi & Honeymoon Islands

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Property description

Our Dunedin coastal cottage is on a large corner lot surrounded by multi-million dollar homes, old fashioned red brick roads and a circular driveway made of shells. The home is on a very quiet, pedestrian friendly street with very little vehicular traffic. Throughout the park-like yard there are various sub-tropical palm
trees and native Florida birds. (The photograph of the Heron bird was taken from the front porch of the home).

A stone's throw away is a neighborhood park with awesome views of the multi-colored sunsets, Clearwater Harbor, the Gulf of Mexico, Caladesi Island and Honeymoon Island. Across Clearwater Harbor, as night falls, you can see local wildlife roosting. The stunning views will take you back in time 100 years to the days when Florida's coastline was more populated with seagulls than people. Yes, pelicans, sandpipers, ospreys, manatees and dolphins are part of everyday life here!

This Dunedin home (just north of Clearwater beach) is located one small block from the historic Pinellas trail and Hammock Park, 3 miles from Caladesi & Honeymoon Islands, 1 mile from a public Golf course, Tennis courts, and two marinas, 5 miles from Clearwater beach and 8 miles from Tarpon Springs.

Honeymoon and Caladesi Islands (just north of Clearwater beach) are the most exotic of the Gulf Coast beaches. Our coastal cottage is minutes from the top ranked beaches in the nation (Caladesi Island, Fort DeSoto and Sand Key).

Enjoy the serene, tropical coastal living our home offers, just 5 minutes away from Clearwater beach (without having to experience the beach congestion and noise).

Email us today and start enjoying the spectacular Gulf views and relaxing sunsets in a peaceful tropical setting.

This attractively decorated home features 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a living room, family room, and a sunroom (all new furniture throughout the entire home). The coastal home sleeps 7 comfortably. The master bedroom has a new king-size bed, a new 32 inch flat screen cable TV, a high definition DVD player and a tranquil view of the swaying palm trees. The second corner bedroom has two new twin beds and a similar view of the Florida palms.

The family room has two new sofas, one of them is a queen-size sofa bed. The family room also contains a new 50 inch flat screen cable TV and a large movie collection. The sunroom has a new twin sofa bed (this room also doubles as a miniature library with a wide variety of books). The living room has a new Hemingway-style sofa, love seat and chair.

Cookouts and gatherings with family and friends are encouraged! The home includes a large gas barbecue grill in a covered patio with a table and 6 chairs.

A newly remodeled kitchen with all new appliances including a new dishwasher, microwave, stove, refrigerator, coffee maker and toaster.

My husband, the photographer, has his Florida photographs on display throughout the home.

The home also includes:
Free unlimited phone calls nationwide.
Wireless high speed internet service.
Free use of 3 adult bicycles(Raleigh bicycles, like new).
Two new high definition TV's with extended cable (cable broadband -premium channels).
Two new DVD players/stereo with a large movie collection.
New cookware, silverware, dishes, house wares, etc.
Ceiling fans with palm blades.
New linens and towels provided (beach towels too!).
Beach chairs, beach umbrella & Igloo ice chest on wheels.
Iron and Ironing board.
New Washer/Dryer.
One car garage.
Terrazzo floors.
Lawn service provided.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 4-7

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • FREE use of 3 new bicycles (Raleigh brand), Beach umbrella, beach chairs & Igloo cooler included...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Hundreds of movies to choose from - new releases too! DVDs and VHS...moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Downtown Dunedin is a cute throw back of artistic shops and antique stores with excellent restaurants and entertainment. It is a 5 minute drive or 15 minute walk from the rental house....moreless

  • Water View:

    This home is across a house that is on the Gulf of Mexico....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access:

    FREE...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New dryer...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    FREE unlimited phone calls nationwide, including Mexico, Puerto Rico and Canada....moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    FREE USE -- WI-FI internet with extenders throughout the whole house... and it's 75 mega bits per second FAST. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    New linens...moreless

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

    3 phones throughout the home for use....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    New washer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Yes, FREE wireless internet...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    All brand new!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    New dishwasher...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    All new appliances, new silverware, new cookware, etc. A completely remodeled kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave:

    New microwave...moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    New side by side refrigerator...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio includes a large table and 6 chairs, the patio is roofed and screened...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Jan & Mar .. $3500 per month (30 days minimum)
Apr-Dec .. $3000 per month 0R $1500 per week (2 week minimum)
$500 Refundable Security Deposit
$100 Cleaning Fee, 12% Florida Sales/Hospitality Tax
Security Deposit Refunded Within 14 Days of Departure If No Damage Occurred
Half of rate paid at time of booking, and balance 4 weeks prior to arrival
Special discounted rates for stays of 2 months or greater.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Location

8 Miles
Nearest Airport
St. Petersburg/Clearwater
1.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
to Caladesi Island
1.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Honeymoon Island

90 minutes from Disney-MGM-Universal Studio parks in Orlando, 30 minutes from Tampa Busch Gardens, Collect seashells by the seashore, Watch the pelicans dive for fish from Pier 60 in Clearwater Beach, Enjoy a stroll along Hammock Park - a 75 acre nature preserve (one small block away from the home), Experience downtown Dunedin's historic charm with eclectic shops-antique stores-art galleries-coffee shops and upscale boutiques(Rated as one of the most walkable communities in the U.S.), Dine in any of the quaint-downtown Dunedin restaurants(Voted Best restaurant row in Pinellas County by the St. Petersburg

Times), Jog-walk or bicycle ride for miles on the Pinellas trail (a 47 mile recreational trail full of healthy fun and friendly people, The trail links some of Pinellas County's most picturesque parks-scenic coastal areas and residential neighborhoods), Kayak along the Gulf or rent a boat and go fishing for the day or jet ski on the harbor, Ride the 'beach trolley', Enjoy watching baseball spring training.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: That's us. Hope to hear from you and thank you for inquiring about our rental property. Warm regards, Tom & Maria

Why the Owner Chose Dunedin:
This rental property will someday be one of our retirement homes but in the meantime it's a vacation rental.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
My favorite is biking to the beach and on the Pinellas trail. Also, nature walks, antique shops and boating.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

 

Photos

  • Front Porch visitor - please do not feed the locals!

    Front Porch visitor - please do not feed the locals!

  • Sitting room

    Sitting room

  • Sunroom with twin size sofabed

    Sunroom with twin size sofabed

  • sunroom entrance to living room

    sunroom entrance to living room

  • Master Bedroom - new king size bed and cable TV with DVD.

    Master Bedroom - new king size bed and cable TV with DVD.

  • Outdoor dining -- full size BBQ with utensils included.

    Outdoor dining -- full size BBQ with utensils included.

  • Lots of breathing space in the backyard.

    Lots of breathing space in the backyard.

  • FREE use of bicycles!

    FREE use of bicycles!

  • The Dunedin causeway is about one mile away, accessible via the Pinellas trail.

    The Dunedin causeway is about one mile away, accessible via the Pinellas trail.

  • Caladesi island beach is routinely ranked the best in the world!

    Caladesi island beach is routinely ranked the best in the world!

  • Kayaking is a must if vacationing in Dunedin.

    Kayaking is a must if vacationing in Dunedin.

  • Experience what most only dream about ...

    Experience what most only dream about ...

  • Living room- new furniture throughout

    Living room- new furniture throughout

  • Lots of books to read...

    Lots of books to read...

  • Entertainment Room with 52 inch HD cable TV and DVD (and hundreds of movies)

    Entertainment Room with 52 inch HD cable TV and DVD (and hundreds of movies)

  • Kitchen - fully supplied with  all utensils, pots/pans, dishes, and accessories.

    Kitchen - fully supplied with all utensils, pots/pans, dishes, and accessories.

  • ... front lawn visitors.

    ... front lawn visitors.

  • Another one of the bikes FREE for use.

    Another one of the bikes FREE for use.

  • An amazing sunset on the Dunedin causeway...breathtaking!

    An amazing sunset on the Dunedin causeway...breathtaking!

  • Boating is a way of life in Dunedin. This picture is from the neighborhood park.

    Boating is a way of life in Dunedin. This picture is from the neighborhood park.

  • Kayak, jet ski & sailboat rentals are inexpensive and available on the causeway.

    Kayak, jet ski & sailboat rentals are inexpensive and available on the causeway.

  • A very quiet neighborhood surrounding the corner home.

    A very quiet neighborhood surrounding the corner home.

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Date last modified - Friday, July 03, 2015

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
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  • Calendar last updated 03/07/2015
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786-303-5700 (Florida, USA)

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