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Delight in This 3 Bedroom Seahorse Cottage; One of the True Treasures of Treasure Island!

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Last updated: 06/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

** When you call, reference this unit code SHC9 or Seahorse Cottage 9 **

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Seahorse Cottage 9 - "Surfin' U.S.A." - Seahorse Cottage 9 is a rustic three bedroom 1st floor apartment, named after the Beach Boys' hit "Surfin' U.S.A.". This is our largest and most spacious apartment. Framed lyrics and splashes of this theme decorate this nostalgic getaway. The main living space includes a sofa, new flat screen TV, basic kitchen & dinette and separate dining table & chairs. The master bedroom features a king size bed. The 2nd bedroom has a queen size bed and an adjoining bathroom. Counting the 3rd bedroom bunk room, this unit sleeps 6. All new linens and bedding dress the bedrooms, providing a fresh feel and look to the yesteryear backdrop.

The Seahorse Cottages are some of the true "treasures" of Treasure Island. Built in 1938, these quaint cottages were amongst the first structures on the beaches of Treasure Island. A tribute to "Olde Florida" ~ reminiscent of bygone days ~ treasures nestled right in the sugary white sand of the Gulf of Mexico, awaiting your discovery. History and nostalgia unite in these quintessential beach cottages which literally sit right on the powder fine sand. We invite you to stay at Seahorse Cottages and enjoy a truly relaxing, laidback vacation right on the beach. Ranked #2 for Specialty Lodging in Treasure Island by tripadvisor.com, the Seahorse Cottages property is made up of 4 free-standing cottages as well as 5 apartments. Our accommodations include an efficiency (Cottage #5), one bedrooms (Cottage #4, Apartments #1, #6, #7 & #8) and two bedrooms (Cottages #2 & #3 and Apartment #9). The rustic wood interiors display knotty pine walls & ceilings and provide an inviting, cozy beach retreat. All units feature casual cottage furnishings, air conditioning, cable, free Wi-Fi, 32" flat screen TV, full kitchen with basic cooking supplies, coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave oven, towels and linens.

Two beachfront pavilions provide a little shade for a break from the rays or an ideal picnic spot. For your comfort and convenience, there are picnic tables, chairs, lounges, fire pit and grills for "those lazy crazy hazy days of summer", not to mention all the other seasons of the year. This nostalgic getaway is sure to lull you back in time. In fact, some patrons have been vacationing here since they were kids and now bring their own families.

Proclaiming "Come on let's twist again like we did last summer!", swing into Cottage 1 ~ "Let's Twist Again". If "it seems like years since it's been clear", reserve your spot at Cottage 2 ~ "Here Comes the Sun".Waste no time tweedle-lee-deeing in bookin' your vacation, "go rockin' robin 'cause we're really gonna rock tonight" at Cottage 3 ~ "Rockin' Robin". For those hunks of burning love looking for an intimate romantic getaway, cozy up in Cottage 4 ~ "Burning Love". "Summertime and the livin' is easy. Fish are jumpin'..." so what could be better for the carefree fisherman than Cottage 5 ~ "Summertime". Envision yourself lounging in a chaise watching the sun melt into the Gulf... "Summer breeze makes me feel fine...blowin' though the jasmine in my mind" at Cottage 6 ~ "Summer Breeze". Cottage 7 ~ "Under the Boardwalk" will definitely provide a retreat "out of the sun" and a place for "having some fun". Imagine relaxing days basking in that famous Florida sunshine... "It's like a heat wave burning in your heart" at Cottage 8 ~ "Heat Wave". Book now. "Were on safari to stay. Tell the teacher we're surfin'." at Cottage 9 ~ "Surfin' U.S.A.".

Although traveling decades back in time, you are only steps away from the Gulf where you can enjoy sunbathing, beachcombing, horseshoes, bocce ball, corn hole bean bag toss, swimming in the gentle surf and drinking in fabulous sunsets! For a small Recreational Fee, Seahorse Cottages also offer a kayak, paddle board and bikes to participating guests (optional program). The welcoming Seahorse Cottages are Pet Friendly, Family Friendly, Kid Friendly and "Pocketbook" Friendly.

The cottages are conveniently situated with a Publix Supermarket directly across the street. You are within walking distance from multiple restaurants and tiki bars and just a mile away from the world-renown John's Pass Village and Boardwalk with its outstanding restaurants and fabulous shopping. The revamped Treasure Island Beach Trail was completed in the spring of 2013. This almost mile long paved walkway along the east side of the beach is perfect for walking, running, skateboarding, roller-blading and bicycling. The southern-most point of the trail ends right at the Seahorse Cottages! The trail runs from 104th Avenue to 119th Avenue, parallel to the shoreline, providing easy access to the motels, restaurants and bars that make up the heart of Treasure Island's hotel district.

The Seahorse Cottages are located in historic Treasure Island. Note, Treasure Island acquired its name in 1915 thanks to some enterprising property owners who cleverly buried and then "discovered" a couple of wooden chest on the beach. News of the "treasure" quickly spread and people began referring to the area as "Treasure Island". The name stuck, as did the attraction to this remarkable coastal area ~ the real "find".

True treasures, these charming, rustic cottages are some of the few remaining yesteryear bungalows dotting the Gulf coastline. Their central location, accessibility to restaurants & shops, private setting and reasonable rates make them ideal gathering spots for family reunions, couple getaways, intimate beach weddings and office retreats. These priceless accommodations are just 30 minutes from Tampa International Airport, 45 minutes to Busch Gardens Theme Park and 90 minutes from the Orlando Theme Parks (Disney, Universal Studios, Sea World, etc.).

Step into the past. Step onto the beach. Book now and start making your own memories at the memorable Seahorse Cottages.

Optional Recreation Fee of $49 includes use of 2 adult bikes, kayak, paddleboard and beach chairs.

Dogs considered (2 maximum; up to 60 lbs. combined weight)
Pet Fees per dog (non-refundable):
7 nights or less $75
8-14 nights $130
15-28 nights $169
28 nights or more $199 per month.
Prices are dependent on breed and weight. All dogs must be disclosed with detailed info and we may ask for a photo. Dogs that are not friendly to everyone will be immediately evicted.

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Property Type

  • Condo

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Built 1938 First Floor 690 s.f. NO Pool

Theme

  • Family

Attractions

  • Coin Laundry

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beachfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Swimming

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in: $
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Jun 28 - Jul 2, 2015
3 night min stay
$162
$1,230 $3,653

Extra Nights: $162


Jul 3 - Jul 4, 2015
7 night min stay
$210
$1,044 $3,494

Extra Nights: $210


Jul 5 - Jul 9, 2015
3 night min stay
$125
$947 $3,384

Extra Nights: $125


Jul 10 - Jul 11, 2015
3 night min stay
$162
$938 $3,333

Extra Nights: $162


Jul 12 - Jul 16, 2015
3 night min stay
$123
$933 $3,306

Extra Nights: $123


Jul 17 - Jul 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$160
$914 $3,247

Extra Nights: $160


Jul 19 - Jul 23, 2015
3 night min stay
$119
$905 $3,216

Extra Nights: $119


Jul 24 - Jul 25, 2015
3 night min stay
$155
$886 $3,115

Extra Nights: $155


Jul 26 - Jul 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$115
$876 $3,062

Extra Nights: $115


Jul 31 - Aug 1, 2015
3 night min stay
$150
$867 $2,900

Extra Nights: $150


Aug 2 - Aug 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$113
$862 $2,856

Extra Nights: $113


Aug 7 - Aug 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$148
$844 $2,780

Extra Nights: $148


Aug 9 - Aug 13, 2015
3 night min stay
$110
$834 $2,691

Extra Nights: $110


Aug 14 - Aug 15, 2015
3 night min stay
$143
$769 $2,679

Extra Nights: $143


Aug 16 - Aug 20, 2015
3 night min stay
$97
$735 $2,591

Extra Nights: $97


Aug 21 - Aug 22, 2015
3 night min stay
$126
$707 $2,466

Extra Nights: $126


Aug 23 - Aug 27, 2015
3 night min stay
$91
$707 $2,401

Extra Nights: $91


Aug 28 - Aug 29, 2015
3 night min stay
$126
$735 $2,299

Extra Nights: $126


Aug 30 - Sep 3, 2015
3 night min stay
$97
$681 $2,233

Extra Nights: $97


Sep 4 - Sep 5, 2015
3 night min stay
$99
$733 $2,100

Extra Nights: $99


Sep 6 - Sep 10, 2015
3 night min stay
$107
$724 $2,081

Extra Nights: $107


Sep 11 - Sep 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$94
$535 $1,896

Extra Nights: $94


Sep 13 - Sep 17, 2015
3 night min stay
$69
$526 $1,882

Extra Nights: $69


Sep 18 - Sep 19, 2015
3 night min stay
$90
$524 $1,860

Extra Nights: $90


Sep 20 - Sep 24, 2015
3 night min stay
$69
$522 $1,866

Extra Nights: $69


Sep 25 - Sep 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$89
$517 $1,881

Extra Nights: $89


Sep 27 - Oct 1, 2015
3 night min stay
$68
$514 $1,889

Extra Nights: $68


Oct 2 - Oct 3, 2015
3 night min stay
$88
$508 $1,871

Extra Nights: $88


Oct 4 - Oct 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$67
$506 $1,865

Extra Nights: $67


Oct 9 - Oct 10, 2015
3 night min stay
$87
$495 $1,858

Extra Nights: $87


Oct 11 - Oct 15, 2015
3 night min stay
$64
$509 $1,864

Extra Nights: $64


Oct 16 - Oct 17, 2015
3 night min stay
$94
$547 $1,886

Extra Nights: $94


Oct 18 - Oct 22, 2015
3 night min stay
$72
$547 $1,907

Extra Nights: $72


Oct 23 - Oct 24, 2015
3 night min stay
$94
$506 $1,946

Extra Nights: $94


Oct 25 - Oct 29, 2015
3 night min stay
$64
$488 $2,031

Extra Nights: $64


Oct 30 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$84
$493 $2,377

Extra Nights: $84


Nov 1 - Nov 5, 2015
3 night min stay
$65
$505 $2,419

Extra Nights: $65


Nov 6 - Nov 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$90
$526 $2,550

Extra Nights: $90


Nov 8 - Nov 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$69
$556 $2,607

Extra Nights: $69


Nov 13 - Nov 14, 2015
3 night min stay
$105
$613 $2,627

Extra Nights: $105


Nov 15 - Nov 19, 2015
3 night min stay
$81
$683 $2,645

Extra Nights: $81


Nov 20 - Nov 21, 2015
3 night min stay
$140
$980 $2,680

Extra Nights: $140


Nov 22 - Nov 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$140
$915 $2,705

Extra Nights: $140


Nov 27 - Nov 28, 2015
3 night min stay
$108
$683 $2,607

Extra Nights: $108


Nov 29 - Dec 3, 2015
3 night min stay
$94
$711 $2,697

Extra Nights: $94


Dec 4 - Dec 5, 2015
3 night min stay
$122
$611 $2,979

Extra Nights: $122


Dec 6 - Dec 10, 2015
3 night min stay
$74
$597 $3,040

Extra Nights: $74


Dec 11 - Dec 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$115
$670 $3,249

Extra Nights: $115


Dec 13 - Dec 17, 2015
3 night min stay
$88
$749 $3,323

Extra Nights: $88


Dec 18 - Dec 19, 2015
3 night min stay
$154
$900 $3,286

Extra Nights: $154


Dec 20 - Dec 24, 2015
3 night min stay
$118
$906 $3,204

Extra Nights: $118


Dec 25 - Dec 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$157
$1,091 $3,137

Extra Nights: $157


Dec 27 - Dec 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$155
$1,088 $3,033

Extra Nights: $155


Jan 1 - Jan 2, 2016
3 night min stay
$155
$909 $2,829

Extra Nights: $155


Jan 3 - Jan 7, 2016
3 night min stay
$120
$909 $2,751

Extra Nights: $120


Jan 8 - Jan 9, 2016
3 night min stay
$155
$711 $2,796

Extra Nights: $155


Jan 10 - Jan 14, 2016
3 night min stay
$80
$618 $2,758

Extra Nights: $80


Jan 15 - Jan 20, 2016
3 night min stay
$109
$737 $3,129

Extra Nights: $109


Jan 21 - Jan 22, 2016
3 night min stay
$84
$748 $3,677

Extra Nights: $84


Jan 23 - Jan 27, 2016
3 night min stay
$116
$759 $3,834

Extra Nights: $116


Jan 28 - Jan 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$89
$857 $4,349

Extra Nights: $89


Jan 30 - Feb 3, 2016
3 night min stay
$136
$887 $4,508

Extra Nights: $136


Feb 4 - Feb 5, 2016
3 night min stay
$104
$1,031 $4,971

Extra Nights: $104


Feb 6 - Feb 10, 2016
3 night min stay
$164
$1,122 $5,114

Extra Nights: $164


Feb 11 - Feb 12, 2016
3 night min stay
$150
$1,406 $5,527

Extra Nights: $150


Feb 13 - Feb 17, 2016
3 night min stay
$221
$1,445 $5,590

Extra Nights: $221


Feb 18 - Feb 19, 2016
3 night min stay
$170
$1,486 $5,734

Extra Nights: $170


Feb 20 - Feb 24, 2016
3 night min stay
$229
$1,499 $5,778

Extra Nights: $229


Feb 25 - Feb 26, 2016
3 night min stay
$176
$1,540 $5,982

Extra Nights: $176


Feb 27 - Mar 2, 2016
3 night min stay
$238
$1,553 $6,045

Extra Nights: $238


Mar 3 - Mar 4, 2016
3 night min stay
$183
$1,641 $6,320

Extra Nights: $183


Mar 5 - Mar 9, 2016
3 night min stay
$255
$1,646 $6,367

Extra Nights: $255


Mar 10 - Mar 11, 2016
3 night min stay
$185
$1,633 $6,440

Extra Nights: $185


Mar 12 - Mar 16, 2016
3 night min stay
$253
$1,652 $6,438

Extra Nights: $253


Mar 17 - Mar 18, 2016
3 night min stay
$194
$1,759 $6,484

Extra Nights: $194


Mar 19 - Mar 23, 2016
3 night min stay
$274
$1,792 $6,483

Extra Nights: $274


Mar 24 - Mar 25, 2016
3 night min stay
$211
$1,912 $6,305

Extra Nights: $211


Mar 26 - Mar 30, 2016
7 night min stay
$298
$1,908 $6,220

Extra Nights: $298


Mar 31 - Apr 1, 2016
3 night min stay
$208
$1,772 $5,832

Extra Nights: $208


Apr 2 - Apr 6, 2016
3 night min stay
$271
$1,723 $5,688

Extra Nights: $271


Apr 7 - Apr 8, 2016
3 night min stay
$184
$1,682 $5,220

Extra Nights: $184


Apr 9 - Apr 13, 2016
3 night min stay
$263
$1,702 $5,042

Extra Nights: $263


Apr 14 - Apr 15, 2016
3 night min stay
$193
$1,562 $4,355

Extra Nights: $193


Apr 16 - Apr 20, 2016
3 night min stay
$235
$1,503 $4,151

Extra Nights: $235


Apr 21 - Apr 22, 2016
3 night min stay
$164
$1,393 $3,565

Extra Nights: $164


Apr 23 - Apr 27, 2016
3 night min stay
$213
$1,324 $3,410

Extra Nights: $213


Apr 28 - Apr 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$129
$1,099 $2,965

Extra Nights: $129


Apr 30 - May 4, 2016
3 night min stay
$168
$1,013 $2,891

Extra Nights: $168


May 5 - May 6, 2016
3 night min stay
$86
$731 $2,706

Extra Nights: $86


May 7 - May 11, 2016
3 night min stay
$112
$722 $2,712

Extra Nights: $112


May 12 - May 13, 2016
3 night min stay
$82
$694 $2,874

Extra Nights: $82


May 14 - May 18, 2016
3 night min stay
$106
$688 $2,932

Extra Nights: $106


May 19 - May 20, 2016
3 night min stay
$78
$733 $3,142

Extra Nights: $78


May 21 - May 25, 2016
3 night min stay
$115
$753 $3,212

Extra Nights: $115


May 26 - May 27, 2016
3 night min stay
$89
$758 $3,403

Extra Nights: $89


May 28 - Jun 1, 2016
3 night min stay
$116
$759 $3,462

Extra Nights: $116


Jun 2 - Jun 3, 2016
3 night min stay
$89
$916 $3,619

Extra Nights: $89


Jun 4 - Jun 8, 2016
3 night min stay
$148
$964 $3,683

Extra Nights: $148


Jun 9 - Jun 10, 2016
3 night min stay
$113
$989 $3,969

Extra Nights: $113


Jun 11 - Jun 15, 2016
3 night min stay
$152
$996 $4,057

Extra Nights: $152


Jun 16 - Jun 17, 2016
3 night min stay
$117
$1,020 $4,321

Extra Nights: $117


Jun 18 - Jun 22, 2016
3 night min stay
$157
$1,028 $4,335

Extra Nights: $157


Jun 23 - Jun 24, 2016
3 night min stay
$121
$1,052 $4,357

Extra Nights: $121


Jun 25 - Jun 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$162
$1,059 $4,360

Extra Nights: $162

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** Weekly rates shown include a discount. Nightly rates do not include a discount, therefore DO NOT calculate properly on this site! If not staying 7 nights the nightly rate is higher, thus the quote will be higher than advertised on ad sites. Rates change from week to week throughout the year and include discounts for different lengths of stay and arrival dates. For accurate quote please email us an inquiry. ** Rates do not include taxes, cleaning, etc. ** Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed by down payment **

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Year Purchased: 2004

About: Raised in central Florida with fathers working at the Kennedy Space Center, we both have a lifetime of fond memories of beach days, beach escapes, beach getaways, and funfilled family beach vacations. Our love of the ocean spans decades as does our romance. High school sweethearts (married for 28 years and counting) and fellow UF graduates, Jeff and Gina have four children. Jordan attends Orangewood Christian High School; while Josh, Jake and Jared go to FSU. Jeff has owned an Allstate Insurance Agency since 1990, achieving the highest company award of Top in Country. He also did consulting for 4 years with both Allstate Corporate and individual agencies countrywide; streamlining processes, increasing production, incorporating inventive marketing, maximizing potential revenue, and stressing customer service. Soon after having their fourth child (4 in 4 years), Gina “retired” from her actuarial position to assist Jeff and raise their lively bunch. With a recent house full of teenagers, Gina likewise knows a thing or two about particular “customers”. We have built our home on faith, family, and fun; and strive to build this company on the same.


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Photos

  • queen size bed in bedroom 2

    queen size bed in bedroom 2

  • Comfortable seating with Large flat screen TV

    Comfortable seating with Large flat screen TV

  • King size bed

    King size bed

  • Nice open floor plan

    Nice open floor plan

  • Twin bunk area also has a queen size sleeper sofa

    Twin bunk area also has a queen size sleeper sofa

  • additional dinette in kitchen area

    additional dinette in kitchen area

  • tile flooring throughout

    tile flooring throughout

  • Additional TV in the 2nd bedroom

    Additional TV in the 2nd bedroom

  • dining area

    dining area

  • Walk in shower

    Walk in shower

  • Step out onto the beach and sink you toes in the sand

    Step out onto the beach and sink you toes in the sand

  • comfortable seating in family area

    comfortable seating in family area

  • Overall layout of the cottages

    Overall layout of the cottages

  • Fully equipped kitchen, let the dishwasher wash the dishes, you're on vacation

    Fully equipped kitchen, let the dishwasher wash the dishes, you're on vacation

  • Bathroom with plenty of lighting

    Bathroom with plenty of lighting

  • eat in kitchen allows seating for 3

    eat in kitchen allows seating for 3

  • Desk space in bedroom

    Desk space in bedroom

  • Flat screen TV so you won't miss your favorite shows

    Flat screen TV so you won't miss your favorite shows

  • aerial view of Sea Horse Cottages

    aerial view of Sea Horse Cottages

  • Pull out sofa

    Pull out sofa

  • Large flat screen TV

    Large flat screen TV

  • Beachy décor adds to the quaint atmosphere

    Beachy décor adds to the quaint atmosphere

  • bathroom with walk in shower

    bathroom with walk in shower

  • lots of drawer space for your clothing

    lots of drawer space for your clothing

  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Condo
Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Manager indicates their response time is Within an hour
  • Calendar last updated 06/02/2015
Email manager

+1 7275654686
Call or Text us 727-565-4686

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