Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

32 Steps to the Beach - House (Sleeps 6) & / or Cottage (Sleeps 2)

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 07/24/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Charming and cozy Clearwater Beach retreat with a house and separate cottage in TOP LOCATION under NEW OWNERSHIP. The property is located in a quiet and upscale, residential neighborhood of Clearwater North Beach, just a mile away from vibrant Clearwater Beach and its public beach life. Sit on the patio of '32 Steps to the Beach' with a glass of wine or a book and enjoy the beautiful beach views and stunning sunsets over the Gulf of Mexico.

This two home non-smoking retreat has a remodeled, fully furnished, well equipped house with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, an open kitchen and tastefully decorated living/dining area. You will enjoy the nice patio with its beach views and tropical landscapping. The separate cottage is a tropical efficiency with an open floor plan. It offers a kitchen, a small dining area, a sleeping and a sitting area with a queen bed and a sofa sleeper, a bathroom and a separate outside sitting area in a lush tropical backyard.

The house and cottage can be BOOKED TOGETHER OR SEPARATELY and are the perfect place for families, family get togethers or romantic get-aways. It is NOT SUITABLE FOR SPRINGBREAKERS or any group that wants an environment that allows loud parties.

THE AWARD-WINING GULF BEACH IS ONLY 32 STEPS AWAY! Grill, TVs, cable, WIFI, multiple driveways for parking, beautiful landscaping. Walk to shopping, dining or island attractions. Take the public trolley around the island or go as far south as Treasure Island!

NOTE: Since the house and cottage can be rented separately as well, the availability calendar will not be up-to-date. Please contact us for current availability or visit our website: www.clearwater-beach-vacations.net

Check-in is 4:00pm or later; check-out is promptly at 10:00am to leave time for cleaning crew.

IMPORTANT: We do not advertise on Craigslist! Be safe and only deal with the owner.

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    The lead booker must have a minimum age of 28 years...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4 in the Cottage: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    1 full futon in LR...moreless

  • The main home has 2 master bedrooms, one with one queen bed and one with one king bed. The 3rd bedroom has a queen bed. The guest cottage is a STUDIO with a bedroom (queen) area open to kitchen, dining and living room area. The house can be rented separately from the studio cottage. Sleeps 8 with both house and cottage rented together....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • The main home has 2 baths. The guest cottage is more like a studio with bedroom area open to kitchen, dining and living room area. It does have a private bath with shower....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Important: We do NOT advertise on Craigslist! This property is one of the few properties that are legal weekly rental homes. We will consider small dogs (30lbs and under) on a pre-request basis; the non-refundable PET-FEE is $100. Sorry, no other pets....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    The pristine beach is only steps away!...moreless

  • Beach View:

    Views from the house and patio....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    This property is 32 steps to the sand. We are right at the beach access; an ideal location for families, couples and the elderly....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Views from the house and patio....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Driveway in front of house plus a covered carport shared with cottage....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    Completely New Kitchen ...moreless

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    House patio with beach views!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 22 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2015 - House & Cottage
Apr 18 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,100
Fall 2015 - House & Cottage
Sep 5 - Dec 18, 2015
4 night min stay

$2,900
X-mas 2015 - House & Cottage
Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,500
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$3,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning $250 + tax
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Damage Insurance $59
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Discount may apply for rental of cottage and house. Either may be rented without the other.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


Please wait... Travel with confidence

Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 07/24/2015
Check availability
23 Available
24 Available check-in
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tampa International

Car: Not Necessary

Located in a quiet Clearwater North Beach neighborhood '32 Steps to the Beach - The House' is only a 32 steps stroll away from the beach access. Enjoy a walk or jog on one of America's finest white-sand beaches, or spend your day shelling, sunbathing, and swimming in the pristine blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico!

Pier 60 and the public portion of Clearwater Beach with its vibrant beach life are just 5 minutes away. Discover an amazing food variety in the many outstanding restaurants within the Clearwater Beach area! Book a fishing charter out of the Clearwater Marina, rent jet skis, play mini golf and tennis, go on a bike ride, or enjoy a relaxing massage or spa day.

Your family might also enjoy a visit to the nearby Clearwater Marine Aquarium, home of 'Winter' the dolphin, whose story has touched millions of people across the world. For more information check: www.seewinter.com

Other Activities:

GOLF: There are hundreds of golf courses in the Tampa/St. Pete/ Clearwater area. Just a few are: Innisbrook Golf & Country Club; Belleview Biltmore; Dunedin Golf Course; Chi Chi Rodriguez Golf Club.

THEME PARKS: Busch Gardens & Adventure Island are 45 minutes East; Disney World, Universal Studios and Sea World are approximately 90 minutes East on I4.

STATE PARKS: Enjoy and appreciate the beauty and diversity of the Sunshine State by a visit to one of Florida's parks. Hiking, canoeing, picnicking and swimming in a crystal clear spring are only few of the many activities the parks offer. For more information check: tampaattractions.com/state-park.

World class SHOPPING at International Plaza and fine dining at Bay Street are 20 minutes East on SR 60.

Downtown ST. PETE is 40 minutes South. The Salvador Dali Museum ranks as one of top attractions in Florida.

Downtown TAMPA is 30 minutes East. The Florida Aquarium and Lowry Park Zoo are worth a visit.

Or you might want to take your family to a professional SPORTS GAME: MLB-baseball: Tampa Bay Rays (Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg); NFL-football: Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Raymond James Stadium in Tampa); NHL-hockey: Tampa Bay Lightning (Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa).

Important: We do not advertise on Craigslist!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: Hi! We are Mike and Tanja, an English-Swiss couple who fell in love with Clearwater Beach many years ago and who hopes to retire one day in sunny Florida. At the moment though, we are still working, raising our children and building up our vacation rental business. Our mission is to offer our guests clean, upscale, well-equipped and tastefully decorated vacation homes in quiet and safe Clearwater North Beach!

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes, North Clearwater Beach:
We fell in love with the property and knew it fitted perfectly with our vacation rental philosophy. Right at the beach access (number 3) and in the safe North Beach residential area. You can't beat the location!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Proximity to the beach! Idyllic, residential neighborhood! Charming Floridian Beach House & Cottage. Perfect for family get togethers! If House and Cottage are booked together, '32 Steps to the Beach' can sleep 8 to 10 guests.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, italian

 

Photos

  • The House

    The House

  • Location The House and The Cottage

    Location The House and The Cottage

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Dining

    Dining

  • Living / Dining Area

    Living / Dining Area

  • Bedroom 1 - King Bed

    Bedroom 1 - King Bed

  • Bedroom 3 - Queen

    Bedroom 3 - Queen

  • Patio - Hot Tub with Beach View

    Patio - Hot Tub with Beach View

  • The Cottage

    The Cottage

  • Bright Cottage Interior with Queen Bed and Futon Sofa

    Bright Cottage Interior with Queen Bed and Futon Sofa

  • Futon Sofa

    Futon Sofa

  • New Kitchenette

    New Kitchenette

  • The House

    The House

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Cozy Reading Corner

    Cozy Reading Corner

  • Living / Dining Area

    Living / Dining Area

  • New Kitchen

    New Kitchen

  • Bedroom 2 - Queen

    Bedroom 2 - Queen

  • New Bathroom

    New Bathroom

  • Beach Access across the Street

    Beach Access across the Street

  • Queen Bed

    Queen Bed

  • Cozy Sitting Area

    Cozy Sitting Area

  • Bright Cottage Interior with Queen Bed and Futon Sofa

    Bright Cottage Interior with Queen Bed and Futon Sofa

  • Remodeled Bathroom

    Remodeled Bathroom

Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Get an instant quote
  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french, german, italian
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 07/24/2015
Email owner

+1 7272882118

Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
Add vacation protection services to your booking

Three services to protect your trip:

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Get it now

advertisement

Share this property via Email

32 STEPS TO THE BEACH - House (sleeps 6) & / or Cottage (sleeps 2)

Clearwater Beach #264276ha

4 BR  3 BA  Sleeps 6

You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

Share this property via Email

    Please correct the following errors and resend:
  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.