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The 'Treasure' of Treasure Island...January 2015 Has Become Available!

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Last updated: 09/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Treasure Island cottage description

Cottage #1 at Gulf Sounds, the 'TREASURE' of Treasure Island beach cottages, is an easy, safe 30 yard stroll to the beach boardwalk and the pristine beaches of Treasure Island. Our bungalow/cottage is in a small, intimate resort and is very private. Yet, step outside the gate and you are a short walk from the middle of all the activities of Treasure Island and Madeira Beach. You can access the beach in less than a minute, or easily walk to World Famous John's Pass with its numerous fresh seafood restaurants, unique shops, ice cream parlors, chartered fishing boats,and waterfront bars. The Suncoast Beach Trolley stops at our corner, so you can visit all the beaches clear down to Clearwater for one low fare per day. A public boat ramp is located across the street.

Our charming Key West style 2 bedroom, 1 bath cottage has almost 700 square feet and has been recently repainted and redecorated with new furnishings and appliances. Our cottage offers beautiful oak hardwood floors, a fully stocked kitchen, a tiled bath, a queen sleeper sofa, a love seat, a comfortable side chair, coffee and end tables in the living room, and seating for four in the dining area. Gulf Sounds is lushly landscaped and offers a covered patio and charcoal barbeque grill, a second floor sundeck, outside shower, and a fully fenced property that provides exceptional privacy.

We accept all Major Credit Cards as well as PAYPAL!!

Keywords: Cottage, beach cottage, condo, small house, beach house

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            The fenced in courtyard is great for little ones to play in!...moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is allowed on sun deck and covered patio areas....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed:

            Sorry, we maintain a pet-free cottage....moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

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

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            New mattress/foundation; includes fully sanitized bedding....moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

            New mattress/box spring; includes fully sanitized bedding....moreless

          • Living room: 2 sleep sofa /futon

            Sofa bed is new in 2013; includes fully sanitized bedding....moreless

          • Queen size Beds (1) New Sealy Posteurpedic mattress and boxspring, Twin or Single Beds (2) New Simmons Perfect Sleeper sets., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) New Queen sofa bed in living area....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            ...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Catering Available:

            We can stock your refrigerator or attend to other special requests. Please contact us to work out the details....moreless

          • Cooking Utensils:

            Recently purchased cookware, flatware, dishes cutlery, glasses, etc....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            New. with ice maker....moreless

          • Kitchen:

            New Appliances...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Pantry Items
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 4 people

          Amenities

          • Air Conditioning:

            This Cottage has CENTRAL heat and air conditioning as well as four ceiling fans....moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Shared with others. Complimentary use. No coins needed....moreless

          • Clothes Dryer:

            Shared with others. Complimentary use. No coins needed....moreless

          • Living Room:

            Includes HD TV. Blu-Ray DVD Player...moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            One parking space is provided....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Beach towels ARE provided. ...moreless

          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Parking
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • Beach chairs, beach towels, boogie board, sun umbrella is available for use by our guests. They are kept inside the laundry room.The cottage is also stocked with paper goods, fresh linens and towels....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                New 39' HD TV and Blu-Ray DVD Player in living room; HD TV's in each bedroom....moreless

              • Toys:

                Beach Toys provided...moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                BrightHouse Cable...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Video Library
              • Books

              Communications

              • Wireless Internet:

                On site, fast and free WiFi....moreless

              • Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                We have three patio areas....one covered with table and chairs, one private open area, and a third on the second floor sundeck area....moreless

              • Balcony:

                We have a large, shared second floor sundeck....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Location & View

                  • Beach View:

                    Walk 30 feet and you are looking down on Treasure Island and Gulf of Mexico...moreless

                  Activities

                  • Marina
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Sailing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Paragliding
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Parasailing
                  • Medical Services
                  • Racquetball
                  • Tennis
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Surfing
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Basketball Court
                  • Kayaking
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Swimming
                  • Laundromat
                  • Hospital
                  • Groceries
                  • Museums
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Restaurants
                  • Zoo
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Shuffleboard
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Walking
                  • Gambling Casinos
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.8
                  from 21 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Jan 1 thru April 30
                  Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $145
                  $895 $2,595
                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $99
                  $625 $1,795

                  Rates are based on 4 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

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

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning $100
                  • Tax Rate 12%

                  Notes:

                  There is a $25.00 cancellation fee to cover transaction costs.


                  Cancellation policy:

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


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                  Last updated: 09/15/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
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                  Location

                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Tampa International
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  I-275
                  10 Metres
                  Nearest Beach
                  Treasure Island
                  0.5 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  John's Pass
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  In town
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  There are many within walking distance

                  Car: Not Necessary

                  You don't need a car to access a range of eateries, live music, deep sea fishing tours, boat rentals, parasailing, jet ski rentals, Dinner Cruises, Gambling Cruises and so much more. Many options are available a short walk away at John's Pass. The Beach Trolley stops in front of Gulf Sounds and will take you up and down the beach along Gulf Blvd. But the gem is our beach. Access is only steps away from the cottage.

                   

                  Owner info

                  About the owner: We are both transplanted New Englanders - Angela from Gloucester, MA and Ken from Medford, MA - just outside Boston (Go Sawks). We've been married for 37 years and together for 41, yet we're only 48 - go figure (lol). We've lived in a number of states and traveled a bit, but always wanted to be near the water. Our new Granddaughter brought us to FL.

                  Why the Owner Chose Treasure Island:
                  As soon as we saw this cottage it felt like the beach we knew and loved. A bit of Key West, a touch of Cape Ann. And the best part - the beach is only steps away. It is a particularly wonderful stretch of beach - lots of shells for collectors, great fishing, we've never seen it crowded, and it's just a short walk to the water. It would seem that the number of people that have reserved time this year,and into next - who have been staying here for years speaks to the cleanliness of the cottage, the comfortable setting within the compound and the proximity to our wonderful stretch of beach. If that doesn't, our reviews certainly do.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  You don't need a car to access the full range of eateries, live music, deep sea fishing tours, boat rentals, parasailing, jet ski rentals, and so much more. Many options are available a short walk away at John's Pass. The Beach Trolley stops in front of Gulf Sounds and will take you up and down the beach or to the local supermarket - Publix - along Gulf Blvd. But the gem is our beach. Access is only steps away from the cottage.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Sunsets that stop  you in your tracks.

                    Sunsets that stop you in your tracks.

                  • The Bathroom

                    The Bathroom

                  • Morning or evening, the sights are beautiful.

                    Morning or evening, the sights are beautiful.

                  • Surf fishing from our beach as sunset approaches.

                    Surf fishing from our beach as sunset approaches.

                  • A few more feet along the boardwalk to the pristine beach of Treasure Island

                    A few more feet along the boardwalk to the pristine beach of Treasure Island

                  • A view of the living room.  Lots of sunlight...

                    A view of the living room. Lots of sunlight...

                  • This is "our beach" at the end of the boardwalk.

                    This is "our beach" at the end of the boardwalk.

                  • John's Pass Village only a 10 minute walk away.

                    John's Pass Village only a 10 minute walk away.

                  • Sailing (actually motoring) into the sunset.

                    Sailing (actually motoring) into the sunset.

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                  Date last modified - Monday, September 15, 2014

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                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

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