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This beautiful three bedroom house is situated on a lovely natural saltwater creek and overlooks a conservation area. The creek is teeming with bird and aquatic life. Catch crabs and fish from your private dock, take your boat out to Tampa Bay, kayak with the manatees or just relax and watch the beautiful herons wade in the shallows.
The master bedroom has a romantic King-size four-poster bed, an en suite bath, a 20' plasma TV with built in DVD player, a lovely view down the creek from your bed and private access to the 1000' deck.
The two other bedrooms share a bath. One has 2 twin beds and the other has a queen size bed.
The eat in kitchen also opens onto the deck and is fully appliances and appointed. It has been recently renovated with all new appliances and is cute, clean, bright and functional.
The living room has a 42' plasma TV with a built in DVD player and is satellite connected. Wireless internet access is available.
The one car garage has an auxiliary fridge for beverages, fish or bait, and a new washer and dryer. Linens are provided.
Though the yard is fenced there is no barrier at the seawall. Parents of small children may not find this suitable....moreless
This is a pet friendly house, with a fully fenced backyard. A pet deposit may be required based on type and size of pet. There is no barrier at the seawall, if your dog is a 'water' retriever he/she will not be able to climb back onto the yard. Consequently the house may not be appropriate for all pets. There are no 'dog' doors....moreless
Smoking is allowed outside on the 1000 sq ft back deck. ...moreless
3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bedroom 1: 1 king
Flat panel TV with DVD player and french doors to deck...moreless
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Our minimum charge is the weekly rate even if the term of your stay is fewer than 7 days. Exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis and will include a cleaning charge of $200. Stays of longer than 1 week will be prorated at the lowest available rate.
Holiday; The falt fee for rentals between Dec 23r and Jan 3 is $2,200 .If you rent the house for all or a portion of that time period you will be charged the full Holiday rate. If you stay extends past the Dec 23rd-Jan 3rd date range you will be charged the normal daily Winter prorate daily charge for any additional days.
Deposits and Balance of Payments: We do not confirm reservation until a $500 reservation deposit is received. In most cases the balance of you payment is due on the day you check in. Payment will be accepted in Check, Cash or PayPal Invoice. Check must be in US Dollars and made out to “Julia Morris”.
For Multi-week rentals during January, February and March The Balance of Payment must be received, in full by Dec 1st of the previous year. Exceptions may be made for returning clients.
Cancellation: Reservation deposits and rental balances will be returned for cancellations made 4 weeks prior to the rental date. Early termination of rentals that have already commenced made with less than 3 weeks notice will be charged 3 weeks rent at the highest seasonal rate from the date of notification.
We require a $500 reservation deposit to secure your reservation. Your reservation sis not confirmed until this deposit is received. the balance of the rental is due on or before arrival. For multi week rentals during January, February and March full payment will be required 30 days before the commencement of the rental. Check, cash or paypal accepted.
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The house comes with 2 kayaks and the creek is filled with birds life and is great for fishing, boating or just enjoying nature.
The closest beach is beautiful Honeymoon Island State Park, 15 mi and Clearwater beach is also close, 22 mi.
There are 5 spring training facilities within a hour dr and 3 within 13 miles of the house.
Pro Sports, The Buccaneers (NFL) play 6 mi from house, the Rays (MLB) play 23 mi from the house and The Lightning (NHL) are 10 mile away, downtown.
Downtown Tampa, 10 miles, has great cultural attractions for all ages and interests including art, children's, science and history museums, live theater, the Florida Aquarium, concerts and the convention center.
About the owner: I live right next door and have loved the convenience of the location, the neighbors but especially the beautiful view of the creek for the last 14 years. I bought and renovated this house so that my friends and family can visit and enjoy all that Tampa has to offer.
Why the Owner Chose Tampa: The house is fresh and cheerful. The location is convenient to just about everything and is a great jumping off point for exploring west central Florida. But the best part is the liveliness of nature on the creek. Fish, birdwatch, sun, read a book, relax.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Location. Its hard to believe you are so close to everything when the view is so unspoiled out the back.