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Public Beach Access to the Gulf of Mexico just across the street!! Wow, what a location!! See VRBO Listing # 86770 for information on our 2BR unit. Enjoy the pristine white sand beaches so famous on Anna Marie Island & Bradenton Beach. Catch the sea breeze even on hot summer days. Watch the sunsets from your front yard or sun rise on the Inter Coastal Waterway off Tampa Bay. Take a chair and a beach towel and spend the day gathering shells, soaking up the sun and catching up on some well-deserved rest. The unit is ground level and opens onto a fenced, heated swimming pool. Gas grill and Bar-B-Q area, great for entertaining and group or family gatherings. Sparkling Clean.. Peaceful... and private. Units are within walking distance to a variety of island shops & restaurants. Free Island trolley 'stop' on our corner. Trolley takes you from one end of the island to the other (just jump on & off). Visit all the beaches, fishing docks, entertainment, city pier and shopping. Quiet residential area. Come enjoy a friendly piece of paradise! 3 night minimum. Rates for all holidays are subject to a 20% holiday fee. Large parties are subject to a 20% party fee.
All beds clean and comfortable. Unit is newly renovated in 2014 and very clean. Bed linens, towels are provided. Complex is quiet and private for those who want to have a good nights sleep. No traffic noise or 'party' houses near by. Unit is ground level and surrounds secluded private pool area. This is not a party house! ...moreless
Updated in late 2014, Free Internet access; Free Laundry facilities on-site; Private sun-bathing next to year round Heated Pool, Air Conditioning, Cable TV, DVD Player, Fully Equipped Kitchen (Pots, Pans, Dishes, Silverware, Cooking Utensils), Microwave, Refrigerator, Stove, Bed/Bath Linens, Privacy Fenced Pool & Deck, Gas Grill (BBQ), No Smoking in units, off-street parking available, Free Local Trolley, all units modern and updated, Small Pets (30 lbs & under) are welcome with a non-refundable $75 pet fee. Pet owners must have property owner's prior approval. Pet owners must follow island leash laws! No carpet. Unit is tiled for cleanliness and low allergy environment. Unit is ground level with heated pool. Excellent facility! 3 night minimum. Rates for all holidays are subject to a 20% holiday fee. Large parties are subject to a 20% party fee. ...moreless
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Only 95 short steps to the pristine sugar sand beaches of the Gulf of Mexico!...moreless
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
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Cleaning Fee$75 + tax
Rates shown are for 1Bdrm cottage unit. All rates are plus pet fees, cleaning fees, travel/damage insurance (if desired), conv. fees and taxes. Holiday rates slightly higher. Travel insurance, Damage Insurance is HIGHLY recommended. Owner requires your major credit card on file to act as a damage deposit. You hereby agree to the charge should Owner deem any necessary. 3 night minimum. Rates for all holidays are subject to a 20% holiday fee. Large parties are subject to a 20% party fee.
30% Deposit due at time of reservation and unit will not be reserved until funds clear. Balance is due at least 30 days prior to check-in or unit will be subject to re-lease.
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See Listing # 148636 for a 2BR unit. 30-45 minutes to Tampa and Sarasota Airports. Easy Day Trips to Orlando and Disney World, Tampa Aquarium, Bush Gardens, Sporting events, 15 minutes to Sarasota and St. Armands Circle; World-Class Golf close by, Tennis, Miniature Golf, Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Moat Marine Museum, Tropical Birds and Wildlife Viewing, Sea Shell Hunting, Shopping (Outlet Mall, Red Barn Flea Market and Local Boutiques), Restaurants, Museums, Sightseeing, Swimming, Snorkeling/Diving, Boating, Sailing, Water skiing, Surfing, Windsurfing, Parasailing, Jet Skiing. Antiquing and Sarasota-Ringling Circus Museum.
Year Purchased: 2012
Why the Owner Chose Shell Cove: We fell in love with this quad due to it's location, it's potential, it's charm and it's amenities. All things considered, it is still the best value on the island!
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: UPDATED IN LATE 2014... The is just Beach-95 steps, 1 house away. Heated Pool, Pet friendly, grill, owner managed, Cottage style, not a condo, Old Florida at it's best!