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GET A JUMP ON SUMMER!! Special Rates: Mermaid's Cove is a 4BR/2BA, waterfront home with a private pool and private dock.
'Mermaid's Cove' is a 4BR/2BA vacation rental with a private pool, dock and a large screened lanai - porch in an upscale area of St. Petersburg on The Tampa Bay. Pet & child friendly
Enjoy the Florida sun with the whole family in this beautiful four bedroom, two bath, pet friendly, waterfront home in one of St Pete's most prestigious neighborhoods in the desirable (North of Central Avenue) Northeast section of St Petersburg. Family room, kitchen, dining, and lanai all face the water. Full formal living room in the front of the home ensures plenty of room for everyone.
Relax by the pool, and let the kids run free in the private, fully fenced yard with optional (removable and childproof) pool safety gate to ease your mind. Or, tie up your boat to your private dock and the Tampa Bay is at your doorstep. No boat to tie up, no worries, Florida Yacht Charters will pick you up at the dock (see web site below). Try your hand at fishing, kayaking, jet skiing, or stand up paddle boarding. There's so much to do, you won't be bored.
Enjoy the renowned beaches of St Pete, Clearwater and more, just a short ride from home and, after a day at the beach, leave the hustle and bustle of the crowded, tourist, beach area, and return home to the peace and quiet of this friendly, family neighborhood.
Five minutes from home, the expansive, downtown waterfront of St Pete offers waterfront dining, shopping, music, museums, and outdoor festivities including concerts, street fairs, movies and the famed 'pier.' Take a walk along the Tampa Bay or hop on a dinner or sightseeing cruise.
Take advantage of fishing, golfing, water sports and, Tropicana Field (home of the Tampa Bay Rays). Parks and playgrounds abound.
Should you decide to pull out all the stops: YACHT CHARTERS ARE AVAILABLE AT: http://floridayachtscharter.com. Fully staffed vessels ranging from 44' to 110' are available for half day, full day, multiple days, or even week long charters. Contact Patrick at floridayachtscharter, 1 (727) 479-6530 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can arrange for pick up from the dock in your backyard!
Expand your reach to the Tampa area, just 30 minutes away, and enjoy Busch Gardens Theme Park, -(www.buschgardens.com/), and renowned restaurants including Bern's Steakhouse, -(www.bernssteakhouse.com/?), and much more.
Don't forget, Disney World and Sea World beckon just 89 miles away and a short hour and twenty minute drive. (https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/). (seaworldparks.com/en/seaworld-orlando).
What could be better? Come and share our little slice of heaven!
Please allow me to answer any questions you may have. You'll come to love the area as I have.
Supplies provided at check in are not intended to suffice for the duration of the stay. Rather they are intended for guests immediate needs and include toilet paper (4 rolls), tissues in each bathroom, 1 roll paper towels, liquid hand soap at each sink, large bar soap in each shower, 2 kitchen garbage bags, 2 pods of dishwasher detergent, liquid dish detergent, 2 pods of laundry detergent.
Family Room opens to screened lanai, all facing the water. Separate Living Room faces the front of the house. Plenty of room for everyone!
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
Pet Fee$300 + tax
Property Damage Protection$79
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Cleaning Fee$250 + tax
-Rates are subject to change
-WEEKLY RATES INCLUDE UTILITIES
-MONTHLY RATES ADD UTILITIES
-Optional pool heating available Oct-Apr @ $500/month
-International Administrative Fee: 3.5%
-To ensure accuracy, please contact owner for a detailed rate quote
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Short drive to downtown St. Petersburg where you'll enjoy the waterfront of the Tampa Bay, fine dining, shopping, museums, street fairs, out door concerts, and much more.
Thirty minutes to Tampa and Clearwater, 1hr 20 min to Orlando, FL and Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom.
Other Orlando attractions include: The Orlando Science Center, Wonder Works children's museum, Sea World, Lego Land, Arabian Knights Dinner Theater and Universal Studios Florida to name a few.
In need of some retail therapy? Orlando is home to unique boutiques and several malls including the upscale Florida Mall and Downtown Disney area. For water park fun, try slipping and sliding at Orlando's Wet-n-Wild theme park or swimming with the dolphins at Sea World's Discovery Cove.
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: I've been coming down to St Petersburg for many years and look forward to living here full time once the kids finish school. There are always so many things to do and the area is so beautiful. I know you'll love it as much as I do.
Why the Owner Chose St. Petersburg: This property is located in a community of beautifully maintained waterfront homes. The homeowners take a great deal of pride in their homes and the neighborhood is friendly and safe. There are a lot of community organized events to take advantage of.
The Unique Benefits at this House: I love the convenient location to the downtown St Pete area as well as to St Pete Beach, Clearwater Beach and Tampa. Everything is within a short drive and even Disney World and Sea World are a short 1 hr 20 min drive!! What could be better?