Old Time Florida Funk, Pet Friendly, Beach Town, Walk, Bike, Eat

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It's not easy being green. Off street, covered parking.


Last updated: 11/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Delightful, homey, artsy, laid back, quaint beach house. Large, colorful and clean. Screened lanai/patio grill. Located one block off of Boca Ciega Bay. A vibrant, active art and entertainment oriented community. One block walk to swimming beach, child's playground, beach volley ball courts and fishing pier. This is a real (old time Florida) walking/strolling community. Outstanding restaurants (non-chains), library, community playhouse, coffee house and music, waterfront ballroom (dance, swing, etc.), local stores, in a coastal community. Art walks first Friday and Third Saturday every month, Tuesday morning Farmers Market. Two community dog parks, one leash required, one fenced without leash requirement. Grilling area/picnic tables at beach. Short drives to Fort DeSoto State Park (kayak, canoe etc. beautiful beaches), the city of St. Petersburg, Salvador Dali Museum, Tampa Bay Rays Baseball Park etc. His/Hers bikes on premises. Beach trolley/Public transportation. Sunsets Galore!!

GREAT LOCATION: Located in the Tampa/St. Petersberg/ Sarasota area there are attractions galore. Sports Teams, Spring training, Busch Gardens, Ft. DeSoto State Park (rated top beach in North America), Museums, Aquariums, John Ringling Complex, Botanical Gardens, Bird watching, Fishing (both deep water and shallow, saltwater and freshwater), Water sports, Community swimming pools, Car Museums, Classic car shows, Art festivals, Gambling (Hard Rock Casino, SunCruz Gambling boat), Performing Arts (Ruth Eckard Hall, David A. Straz Center) and Community Theater, Kayaking, Sailing, beaches, beaches, beaches. Volleyball, biking trails (Pinelllas Trail), shopping, outlet malls, boutiques. Disneyland and Orlando daytrip. Writers haven (Ekard College). Dancing, salsa, tango, ballroom at the casino. Jazz, Blues, Rock Festivals. Independent ethnic restaurants galore. You name it, it can be found within the area unless it's involves snow!

GULPORT PROPER: A community of diverse, tolerant, interesting people who are active in promoting Environmental and Animal rescue concerns. Please go to the website GulfportFlorida.US for all upcoming events and and get a feel for the area.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king, 1 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 3: 1 double

    murphy bed in sunroom/dining area...moreless

  • Bedroom 1 King bed is a Memory Foam therapeutic mattress set. Extremely comfortable. Sunroom (listed a bedroom 3) has a Murphy Wall bed, Double size, very comfortable. Sliding glass door for night time privacy. A beach shower is located in the laundry room in addition to the (2) complete baths....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Keurig coffee maker, complete set of dishes (12). breakfast bar area in addition to dining area. ...moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    built into bedroom TV...moreless

  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Gulfport's beach area is quiet/active with space for sunning, walking, swimming, fishing, volleyball and enjoying beautiful sunsets. A community gem. Walkable....moreless

  • Downtown:

    Gulfport has a 'Downtown' of local restaurants, shops, library, senior center, community theater, recreation center, and beach. Walkable....moreless

  • Town
  • Waterfront:

    A short block away. Easy walk....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking:

    carport under roof...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    fully equipped...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    screened back lanai...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    environment friendly...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda


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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 30 - Jan 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$800 $2,750
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3 night min stay
$800 $2,750
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  • Tax Rate 12%

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Last updated: 11/28/2015
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25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tampa International
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Numerous courses to choose from.

Friendly beachside community. Numerous local activities, A 'main street' downtown area with restaurants,

coffee shop, outdoor gathering spot with local music talent, shops etc. Bi-monthly Art Walks, many festivals, 4th of July old time parade with fireworks over the bay. Active, active community, everchanging but always people, community oriented. If your looking for laid back, old time Florida fun time Gulfport is for you. Surrounding communities are the typical professional resorts styled places, Gulfport is a gem for old style fun. Step out of Gulfport at your own risk, returning to cilvilization is not recommended.

Other Activities: dancing, volleyball, kayaking, canoeing, paddle boarding


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  • It's not easy being green. Off street, covered parking.

    It's not easy being green. Off street, covered parking.

  • Open and roomy.

    Open and roomy.

  • Dining time.

    Dining time.

  • Another view of kitchen.

    Another view of kitchen.

  • Good night.
Memory foam king size bed.

    Good night. Memory foam king size bed.

  • Out door area with chaise and grill.

    Out door area with chaise and grill.

  • Living room, a place to gather.

    Living room, a place to gather.

  • Couch potato time.

    Couch potato time.

  • Dine In or Out, Life is Good.  (laundry background)

    Dine In or Out, Life is Good. (laundry background)

  • Breakfast Nook, Rise and Shine

    Breakfast Nook, Rise and Shine

  • Screened porch.

    Screened porch.

  • Children's playground at the beach.

    Children's playground at the beach.

Minimum stay: 3 nights
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Old Time Florida Funk, Pet Friendly, Beach Town, Walk, Bike, Eat

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