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Completely Renovated Gulf of Mexico Beachfront Getaway!

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Last updated: 04/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Last year we took the condo off the calendar to facilitate a complete renovation. We started with a new ceiling, new paint in every room, new doors and trim, and new tile floors throughout the unit. The kitchen was entirely gutted and there are new cabinets, granite counters, and stainless steel appliances. The bathrooms have been totally redone with new cabinets, fixtures, and tiles. The master bath has a travetine shower with a seat. The master bedroom has entirely new furniture.

This direct Gulf front condominium is located on the 6th floor of the popular, family-friendly Sand Castle I Condominiums. The master bedroom and living room share a large balcony directly overlooking the beach. While looking out the balcony’s sliding doors, either from your comfortable King size bed or from the cozy leather sofas, you are looking at the beautiful white sands and turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

The balcony overlooking the pool and the beach offers the perfect seat for watching the sunsets and listening to the calming crashing of the waves on the shore. Enjoy the fabulous view of boats cruising the intercoastal waterway from the window of the 2 guest bedrooms.

The master bedroom has a new king size bed, the second bedroom has 2 queen size beds with new mattresses and the third bedroom has a new queen size bed. This condo is fully equipped with a washer and dryer, flat screen TV in every bedroom and a large flat screen TV in the living room.

The condo offers free wireless internet and unlimited long distance calling to the US and Canada.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 6
  • 1080 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : two elevators in building

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    New tile throughout, travertine shower wi seat, new fixtures...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    New tub, tile, cabinet, granite counter...moreless

  • All bathrooms have new tile throughout, new cabinets with granite, new fixtures....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Books available in the building lending library...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Recreation room with ping pong, Foosball, and library....moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV...moreless

  • Television:

    Television in living room and in each bedroom....moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach toys in condo...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Some DVDs in condo, including children's videos...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator:

    two elevators in building...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    comfy leather furniture and flat screen TV...moreless

  • Parking:

    reserved off-street parking space for unit...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Free phone service U.S. and Canada...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Bosch washer and dryer in our unit as well as numerous machines for all of the building to use on the 2nd floor....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is entirely new with granite counters and stainless appliances. Open concept looking out to the Gulf....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless fridge with ice and water on outside of door....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Large balcony with table for 4 and with ample seating. Electric hurricane shutters....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Apr 11 - Jun 26, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,175

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer 1
Jun 27 - Jul 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,350

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer 2
Jul 11 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,175

Changeover Day: Saturday

Fall 1 2015
Sep 12 - Nov 20, 2015
7 night min stay

$900
Fall 2 2015
Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$975
Fall 3
Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

$900
Winter 1 2015-16
Dec 19 - Jan 29, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,250

Changeover Day: Saturday

Winter 2 2016
Jan 30 - Feb 26, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,725

Changeover Day: Saturday

Winter 3
Feb 27 - Mar 18, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,875

Changeover Day: Saturday

Spring break
Mar 19 - Apr 8, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,950

Changeover Day: Saturday

Spring 1
Apr 9 - Jul 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,250

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer 1
Jul 2 - Jul 8, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,425

Changeover Day: Saturday

summer 2
Jul 9 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,250

Changeover Day: Saturday

Fall 1
Sep 3 - Nov 18, 2016
7 night min stay

$975
Fall 2
Nov 19 - Nov 25, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,075
Fall 3
Nov 26 - Dec 23, 2016
7 night min stay

$900
Winter 1
Dec 24 - Jan 6, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

State tax: 12%

Non-refundable property damage insurance: $45

Departure Cleaning: $120 + tax

Weekly rentals Saturday to Saturday only.

Deposit:25% of total rental due at time of booking. Balance due 30 days before arrival.


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Last updated: 04/17/2015
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tampa Airport
0.05 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Pub Waterfront Restaurant
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Baypointe Golf Club
28 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak, 601 N. Nebraska Ave., Tampa
9 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-275

Car: Recommended

Indian Shores is situated to the south of Indian Rocks Beach, and is a barrier island community on Florida’s Gulf Coast. The Gulf is to the west and the Intracoastal Waterway is to the east, divided by the main thoroughfare, Gulf Blvd. The town is just 19 blocks long, but is known for its friendly atmosphere, panoramic beaches, great seafood and tropical wildlife (home to the Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary). Indian Shores is convenient to famous theme parks, and the cities of Clearwater, St. Petersburg and Tampa.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2013

About: We are parents of two 20-something girls and a teenage boy from Massachusetts. We wanted to find a warm getaway from the cold northern winters.

Why Sandcastle I:
We bought this property because it is beachfront and has glorious sunsets. The wonderful walking/biking lanes on the main road are an added benefit, making it very easy to get around. That is, if you can leave the fantastic white sand beach!

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
There are loads of stores and restaurants in the area, while the famous John's Pass Village and Boardwalk just down the road offers more than a hundred shops and galleries in a quaint fishing village setting. In the opposite direction, you can easily get to the Clearwater nightlife.


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Photos

  • Sunset over the Gulf of Mexico

    Sunset over the Gulf of Mexico

  • Relax on balcony overlooking the Gulf

    Relax on balcony overlooking the Gulf

  • View of Gulf from living room with new tile floors.

    View of Gulf from living room with new tile floors.

  • View of Gulf from living room with comfy leather furniture.

    View of Gulf from living room with comfy leather furniture.

  • renovated kitchen with granite and glass backsplash

    renovated kitchen with granite and glass backsplash

  • New king bed and furniture in master bedroom.

    New king bed and furniture in master bedroom.

  • New master bath with travertine shower.

    New master bath with travertine shower.

  • Grill for guest use

    Grill for guest use

  • Have dinner on the balcony and watch the sun set over the Gulf!

    Have dinner on the balcony and watch the sun set over the Gulf!

  • Hot tub

    Hot tub

  • Intercoastal waterway view from bedroom

    Intercoastal waterway view from bedroom

  • View up the beach from the balcony

    View up the beach from the balcony

  • Relax with family on comfy cushions

    Relax with family on comfy cushions

  • Great place to relax!

    Great place to relax!

  • Kitchen from dining area

    Kitchen from dining area

  • Dining area.

    Dining area.

  • Bedroom 2 with 2 queen beds and view of intercoastal waterway.

    Bedroom 2 with 2 queen beds and view of intercoastal waterway.

  • All new bathroom with new tile and granite counter.

    All new bathroom with new tile and granite counter.

  • Path to beach

    Path to beach

  • View of the beach, pool and the Gulf

    View of the beach, pool and the Gulf

  • View of beach and water from balcony

    View of beach and water from balcony

  • Outdoor heated pool

    Outdoor heated pool

  • New Bosch washer and dryer.

    New Bosch washer and dryer.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 04/17/2015
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