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Peach on Beach - Everything a Visitor Wants from a Beachfront Condo- Weekly-Call

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Beach Palms - Our TOPVIEW unit is Top Floor in the center of the building

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Last updated: 04/20/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Beach Palms (formerly Beach Cottages III) condo description

We are accepting bookings for the week starting April 25th and many weeks in May are still available (727-595-5727 Susan, evenings best). June/July, starting to book. For BEST week selection, may we suggest you book, ASAP. Of course, this time period starts the summer season when rates are at a very fair level. Please, take a look at our rate page or call and check them out for yourself 727-595-5727. Also, please be SURE you take a look and read as many reviews as possible before you tire of seeing the 5 STAR reviews. Now accepting bookings for high season 2016.

This is what makes a PEACH on the BEACH. Direct Gulf and Top floor.with CLEAR views up and down the entire BEACH. The Gulf of Mexico, is right out in front of you. Upscale & CLEAN, with garage. We have just finished putting in a new tray ceiling in the kitchen and added LED lighting. At the same time we replaced our dining room chandelier and the results are even more light than before and when added to the normal beach front natural light makes for a special feeling of comfort, etc. Also, we have added new micro-fiber furniture in the living room, including a very comfortable chaise lounge. Visitors rave about how comfortable our king sized bed is in the master bedroom. Also, the walk-in closet seems to be greatly appreciated by many of our visitors.

Late Spring and Summer seasons are well under way, and we still do have some of the most popular April/May/June/July/August weeks open. The post Easter season has started and rates are way down from the Spring Break weeks. We do suggest booking ASAP to get your desired Holiday week or weeks. Kindly give us a call and we can talk about your needs and wants and see if they match our needs and wants. Further, please check out our calendar/rates/reviews. for details. We are VERY proud of our reviews and how CLEAN are unit is kept. You will be too!!!

Flash !!! This condo is right out there and you will love that DIRECT Gulf of Mexico' top' view in all directions. You will find this condo CLEAN, as we do it ourselves. This is a VERY important point and overlooked by many first time visitors.

Our Beach Palms penthouse condo is located in/on the barrier island town of Indian Shores, FL. with Clearwater Beach to the North and St Pete Beach to the South. This CLEAN and nicely DECORATED condo offers two bedrooms with a king in the master and twins in the second and is located in a five story (top-floor) mid-rise upscale building DIRECTLY on the BEACH with glass elevators, pool(heated), garage and, as you might guess, fantastic views and sunsets.

Beach Palms until recently was known as Beach Cottage III with a reputation for being one of the very best WEEKLY rental buildings in the area. Look up and down the white sandy beach from the living room balcony and listen to the waves. You can almost TOUCH the water. Yes, this is your Florida dream vacation hideaway! The condo is decorator furnished, immaculate, and has a fully-equipped kitchen with a washer/dryer.

Home AWAY from Home: Amenities: Free WiFi, local and long distance telephone with HD TV in living room. Ten foot ceilings, Drapes ( not verticals), Phone service, Air conditioning(brand new system), flat screen TV (3), Stereo, Pool (heated in season), Microwave, Dishwasher, Full kitchen, Washer, Dryer, No pets allowed, Linens provided, Cookware and utensils provided, Gas BBQ, Charcoal BBQ, Garage, Heated pool, Glass elevators (2), Hurricane shutters. For 2013 we added free WiFi, along with HD TV in the living room and continued with cable TV in both Bedrooms. Also, we offer FREE telephone service for both local and long distance calling. As a special treat for our Canadian friends we also have free calling to Canada. For 2014, we have added NEW furniture in the Living Room.

We TRY HARD to please our visitors: Please take the time to read our testimonials. After your stay in our VERY upscale Beachfront Condo we would encourage you to add your comments. How do you beat a TOP FLOOR / DIRECT GULF FRONT unit ---- like this one ??? Yes, a true 'PEACH on the BEACH'

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 5
  • 1400 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : two glass

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome:

    Free use of all the beach toys in the garage....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

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

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    direct Gulf with KING...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Twin beds...moreless

  • Split bedroom floor allows privacy between bedrooms.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

    your choice of shower stall OR combo tub/shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower

    your choice of shower or tub...moreless

  • Split bathroom floor plan allows privacy between bathrooms.

Other Amenities

  • Newly painted (entire unit) - new tile in kitchen, hallways,dressing area and both bathrooms. - New kitchen cabinets. - All around UPSCALE/CLEAN unit. Free WiFi, local and long distance telephone and HD on living room TV (both bedrooms have TV's - cable). Please take a look at our pictures and our reviews and see for yourselves. New living room furniture, both attractive and comfortable (2014)...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic cable - free...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    HD in living room and basic cable in both bedrooms. All flat screens....moreless

  • Toys

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    The fine white sand found in our area is well known worldwide. We we have it! This unit looks directly over the beach and is just steps to the Gulf. Our beach is beautiful and is not too wide and not too short, but just right. Check out our pictures!...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Not even a pool between you and the Gulf of Mexico...moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Parasailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Glass top table with 4 chairs and 2 additonal matching Captains chairs ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    New system...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Free, of course...moreless

  • Elevator:

    two glass ...moreless

  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance:

    includes Canada...moreless

  • Garage:

    One car. beach toys with a wagon for use to/from the beach....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    New system...moreless

  • Internet:

    Password posted in unit...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Provided in both bedrooms. Plenty of extra pillows and blankets, as well....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Matching sofs/love seat and chair. Also a recliner. --- All new for 2014 season...moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    garage...moreless

  • Secure Parking
  • Telephone:

    727-596-4195 Free long distance to entire USA and Canada...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Provided in both bathrooms. Also plenty of beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Free, of course...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Receently added this feature along with HD TV in the living room...moreless

Kitchen

Outside

  • Balcony:

    With a straight out view of the Gulf-of-Mexico. Also a great view to both the North and the south....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    Bike rack provided but without security. Bring your lock...moreless

  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio:

    Pavers all around pool and pathway out to the beach...moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Two grills...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Raft
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Heated - -with plenty of lounge chairs...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Post Easter weeks in April
Apr 11 - May 1, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,100
May weeks 2015
May 2 - May 29, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,000
June weeks 2015
May 30 - Jul 3, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,300
Holiday Week
Jul 4 - Jul 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,600
July weeks 2015
Jul 11 - Jul 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,200
August weeks 2015
Aug 1 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,050
September 2015
Aug 29 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

$850
Christmas/New Years
Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,200
Jan - 2016
Jan 2 - Jan 29, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,100
February - 2016
Jan 30 - Mar 4, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,600
March - week 1 - 2016
Mar 5 - Mar 11, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,700
March - week 2 - 2016
Mar 12 - Mar 18, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,800
March - week 3 - 2016
Mar 19 - Mar 25, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,000
March - week 4 - 2016
Mar 26 - Apr 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,100
April - week 1 - 2016
Apr 2 - Apr 8, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,100
April - rest of month
Apr 9 - Apr 29, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,100

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Book by the week, Saturday to Saturday, except during the value season when mid-week bookings and longer than a week can be available, and at special rates.

All rates are subject to change

WiFi, HD and both local and long distance telephone calls including Canada are -- NOW -- free effective with the 2013 season and beyond.

Payment is due on arrival. No need to pay in advance, unless you wish.. Bank check, travelers checks or cash, are acceptable. A personal check is agreeable, so long as it arrives a full week before your check-in date.


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-- FLASH -- 'Beach within Reach' and condo is a 'Peach'. --- One of a kind and YOU will love it. Ultra CLEAN and ready for your vacation. Open most times open, for weekly bookings. We are accepting weekly bookings for 2016 and continue to discount bookings for the first two weeks, or any part thereof , in January. Then we are open for all of Feb, March, and April 2016.

-- Top Floor and Direct GULF --- with garage --- one of BEST in the building and one of the nicest complexes on the entire beach. Hard to beat !!! What a perfect VIEW !!! Take a peak at our pictures. Check out our calendar and be sure to read all of our five star REVIEWS. Can they all be wrong?

FREE high-speed WiFi, long distance telephone (to all US and Canada) and HD TV in Living room and flat screen cable in both bedrooms. Now in 2014 we have NEW living room furniture for your enjoyment. Also, we have just added a trey ceiling in the kitchen with new LED lighting.

Indian Shores is located on the barrier islands midway between Clearwater Beach to the north and St. Pete Beach to the south. Great restaurants, shopping, and grocery stores are conveniently located within a 5 mile radius of the property. The airports and interstate can be easily reached by crossing the bridge to the mainland, just .02 of a mile north of the condo complex. Explore our open beaches for miles in both directions. The trolley stop is near our parking lot and offers scenic ride for a nominal fee. The condo is recently painted and updated, as our pictures show. Take a look at our testimonials. Happy visitors wrote them. Stay with us and write your own happy testimonial

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: Susan and I (Vic) have lived and rented beachfront condos for over 25 years. Susan hails from upstate NY (Cortland) and has lived locally for over 50 years. I grew up and lived in the Chicago/Peoria area coming to Florida 28 years ago. This is when I was lucky enough to have met and married Susan. She graduated from the Univ. of South Florida and I received my degree from Bradley Univ. (Peoria, IL.). Susan is a 30 year retired Pinellas County teacher (K) and very proud of it. Finally, I convinced her to join me in retirement. Enough about us ----- what about you and yours?

Why the Owner Chose Beach Palms (formerly Beach Cottages III):
Susan has the patience and knowledge to help anyone intending to visit this area. We have put our hearts and souls into making our direct beachfront condo one of the BEST on the beach. Add to that the direct, top floor location and you have a winner for your holiday. Worried about you car? Then you will love our garage. How many condos offer you a garage? Best of all, however; is the unobstructed view from the private balcony, out to the Gulf. Please, take a look at our pictures and you will also see the exact Gulf views of the entire beach. Each year we put back into the unit. In 2014 we put in a new tray kitchen ceiling with LED lighting and a new chandelier in the dinning room. Last year it was new micro-fiber living room furniture, including a chaise lounge, and the year before that we added free WiFi and HD TV in the living with free long distance telephone service, including calls to Canada. And the year before that we put in new tile in the entry hallways, kitchen and both bathrooms. The list goes on and on, but we hope you get the idea? This place is kept up to very high standards which we hope our visitors will enjoy each and every up-grade.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
If you plan to visit the area, you need someone you can trust. That just discribed us. Tired of dealing with fast talking, rude, only interested in getting your booking people? That is NOT us. We like the old fashioned telephone, so that we can describe everything in full and to your complete satisfaction. We have been as honest as we possibly can with our pictures. We see pictures on the internet that are taken at the best possible angles, that represent views that the complex offers, that make no sence what-so-ever. We just shake our heads and feel sorry for the folks who get fooled' by such half truths. This is one reason we meet and greet our visitors in person. We view the grounds together and walk into the unit with you. Someone not happy? This has yet to happen. If it were to happen, we would talk about it 'on the spot' and work it out. Finally, since we meet and greet all of our visitors, we provide the keys, so you do not need to drive up and down the beach (or fool with a lock box) to get keys. No doubt, flying or driving you will be tired and who needs to look for the whereabouts of the keys? Finally, since we have built two way 'faith and trust' with you on the telephone, so we have NO need to ask you to pay in advance. Payment is upon arrival. Many operations (most, if not all) ask you to pay in advance. Doesn't that make you a bit uncomfortable? It does when we travel. We do ask for a reservation deposit when you book your reservation This assures us that you are indeed coming and makes us feel better about turning others away for the dates you have reserved. We await your phone call and look forward to it. Evenings are best for us and we be reached at 727-595-5727.


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Photos

  • Beach Palms -  Our TOPVIEW unit is Top Floor in the center of the building

    Beach Palms - Our TOPVIEW unit is Top Floor in the center of the building

  • Beach Palms - New Paint - New Look

    Beach Palms - New Paint - New Look

  • Beach Palms - Heated Pool with View of Gulf in Background.  Unit is DIRECT GULF

    Beach Palms - Heated Pool with View of Gulf in Background. Unit is DIRECT GULF

  • Direct West View from the Balcony

    Direct West View from the Balcony

  • Exact view from Balcony looking to the Southwest

    Exact view from Balcony looking to the Southwest

  • Grills for you outside Cooks

    Grills for you outside Cooks

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room, with new lighting

    Dining Room, with new lighting

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • French door to Balcony next to Flat Screen Bedroom TV

    French door to Balcony next to Flat Screen Bedroom TV

  • Master Bathroom

    Master Bathroom

  • Both the Living Room AND the master bedroom face the Gulf

    Both the Living Room AND the master bedroom face the Gulf

  • Watch for this Sign on Arrival

    Watch for this Sign on Arrival

  • Beach Palms from the Gulf of Mexico.  Unit onTop Floor-slightly left of Center

    Beach Palms from the Gulf of Mexico. Unit onTop Floor-slightly left of Center

  • Plenty of Chairs Around the Pool

    Plenty of Chairs Around the Pool

  • Exact view from Balcony looking to the Northwest

    Exact view from Balcony looking to the Northwest

  • Strom Shutters  -  Just in Case

    Strom Shutters - Just in Case

  • Please use the Beach Chairs & Toys at the head end of the Garage

    Please use the Beach Chairs & Toys at the head end of the Garage

  • Second view of Living Room

    Second view of Living Room

  • Our new tray ceiling and LED fixture

    Our new tray ceiling and LED fixture

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Guest Bedroom offers Twin Beds

    Guest Bedroom offers Twin Beds

  • Second Bath Room

    Second Bath Room

  • People you can Trust for a GREAT Vacation - We meet you on arrival

    People you can Trust for a GREAT Vacation - We meet you on arrival

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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2000
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few days
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/20/2015
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