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St Pete Waterfront with Pool 2 Mins by Water to Tampa Bay

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View to St. Pete by kayak, leaving canal at the house

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Last updated: 03/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

St. Petersburg house description

This home was added as a rental property in July 2013. It has been renovated, and ready for travelers. The property owner and property manager are experienced, and have a second rental property several houses away on the same canal. (See VRBO property 428167 for more information.) This property is a L-shaped property, with a large master suite on one end, and two bedrooms on the other, with pocket doors dividing all bedrooms from the family and large Florida rooms. Those two rooms overlook the large screened in patio and in ground swimming pool. The master bedroom, Family room, and large Florida room have sliding doors and views to the patio, seawall, dock, and canal. The patio and pool are screened; the patio is covered by a roof. The private sun filled patio, leads to the private dock and large electric boat lift. The boat lift use is included in the rental. The dock has enough room for many to fish; licenses are not required from this private dock. The dock has lower levels from which to launch kayaks, canoes, or tubes. Kayaks might be provided if arrangements are made in advance. Special care has also been taken to provide room darkening shades and curtains, to allow peacefull rest in the bedrooms, while those who are not resting can enjoy the central get-together spots. The pool is surrounded by a safety gate. The family room and separate Florida room both look into the shaded patio and full sun, screened in pool. The pool overlooks the full sun outdoor patio, which overlooks the dock and canal, leading into Tampa Bay.

The two car garage provides plenty of storage for travelers. There is amble closet storage in all bedrooms, including two walk-in closets in the master suite.

The kitchen has modern appliances, and anything needed to prepare meals for groups up to 15, assuming you will invite friends and family to visit.

The rental property manager is located close by, and provides any support required, including arranging special cleaning services during your stay, if needed. The use of the washer and dryer is included, as well as the supplies.

The screened porch and open patio by the seawall allows the choice of enjoying the sun, or the cool shade.

There is a small beach and park within walking distance of the property, that has an exercise course, a dog walk, tennis courts, and a small beach and boat launch. Within 3 miles is the famous, award winning St. Pete Beach, with gourgeous sand, great water, and easy parking, 100 feet from the beach. Within 5 miles is Fort DeSoto park and beach, with great bike paths, excellent swimming and boating, and fantastic camping, with some spots right on the water. Other great beaches include Passagrill and Paradise Island.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    27...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10

  • Master Bedroom Suite: 1 king

    2 walk in closets, large shower, two vanities. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Large closet. Bedroom next to hall bathroom....moreless

  • Bedroom 2 Water view: 1 queen

    Canal view. Large closet. Next to hall bathroom....moreless

  • Sleeper sofa: 1 queen

    Sleeper Sofa in Family Room...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master bedroom suite bathroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Waterfront:

    On a wide, salt water canal, few hundred unobstructed feet by boat or kayak to Tampa Bay. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Glass top table sits 6 comfortably in separate dining room. Separate kiosk table with 4 chairs near kitchen....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air system, new in July 2013. Very quiet. Cools whole house comfortably. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Large capacity...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Permanent, wood burning fireplace at end of Florida room....moreless

  • Garage:

    2 car garage. Plenty of storage....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    New central system in July 2013....moreless

  • Internet:

    High speed wireless internet 24x7. Passcode provided at check in....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Minimum two sets of complete linens, per bed. Professionally cleaned after each rental by commercial cleaning company. Extra blankets provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large, comfortable room for looking at the water. A separate large Florida room allows for entertaining. The large double sliding doors open to the pool area....moreless

  • Parking:

    Private drive, plenty of parking. ...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Provided, with free long distance to US and Canada. Several portable phones throughout house. Phone number provided when payment completed....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of towels, including beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Large capacity, in utility room. Washing detergent supplied. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    One large, and one small electric drip, easy to use. Enough coffee filters and coffee (or tea) for you to start with. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Serving for up to 16 people (plus extra settings for more). Any utensil you could possibly want to use or cook with....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Brand new July 2013. Quiet!...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Brand new counter tops, new cupboards, over head wine rack. Plenty of cubboards! ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Large...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Most common cooking items, including spices, flour, etc. ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Large Side by side...moreless

  • Stove:

    Modern glass top...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat:

    Electric Boat lift. Contact owner for availability: dock to lift being rebuilt....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Cement patio excellent for sunbathers! Put the fishing pole in, since no license is required from this private property....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available if arranged in advance....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Large screened in Lanai around pool and covered patio, next to the outside deck/pation. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Front lawn is well maintained. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Maintained by commercial pool company....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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$220
$1,540 $4,600
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Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $49
  • Cleaning Fee $250 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Please contact property manager for quotes. Some travelers have rented both this house and the rental four houses away. Special rates available for multi week or multi month stays.


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Last updated: 03/29/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
St. Petersburg or Tampa International (TPA)
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Chattaway's
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I275
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Best: Moon Under the Water
3 Miles
Nearest Beach
St. Pete Beach

Car: Necessary

The Dali Museum is a must see. Close to that is the Chilhuly Glass Museum and Works, an unbelieveable experience. The Sunken Gardens is an attraction that is well worth the quiet time to walk through. Downtown St. Pete has Saturday morning farmers markets. These are all within 3 miles of the property!

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2013

About: I have owned a waterfront property on the same street for several years, and was happy when I was kayaking past this property, and found it was going on the market. It has been fun fixing it up and furnishing it with renters in mind. In addition, this is potentially my retirement home! It is very secure, quiet, and perfect for sharing good times with families and friends. The layout invites getting together in the shared areas, while providing peaceful separation for those who need the occasional Florida nap.

Why St. Petersburg:
The house is all block construction, with a great layout. It is on an island, with two bridges providing access. The property is very safe. If you google Coquina Key, you will see that the island is relatively small. Also, the property is protected from storm surge, because the water sweeps past the island. I bought it because it is great for fishing, kayaking, boating, swimming, and napping. By car, it is 3 miles to downtown St. Pete, 35 minutes to Tampa Airport, and two hours to Orlando.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Getting into Tampa Bay requires about 3 to 4 minutes by kayak. It is possible to kayak to downtown St. Pete by kayak from the property. Kayaks are available for use, some at no charge, if arrangements are made in advance. Bring a camera, because you will see beautiful Tampa Bay shots, manatees in season, dolphins, rays, plenty of fish, and many birds, such as egrets, diving ducks, great blue Herons, and Night Herons.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • View to St. Pete by kayak, leaving canal at the house

    View to St. Pete by kayak, leaving canal at the house

  • Family room. Sliding door leads to screened in porch and pool.

    Family room. Sliding door leads to screened in porch and pool.

  • Family room

    Family room

  • Kitchen. View to patio, pool, and canal

    Kitchen. View to patio, pool, and canal

  • Kiosk area just off kitchen and Florida room

    Kiosk area just off kitchen and Florida room

  • Florida room with fireplace.

    Florida room with fireplace.

  • View from Florida room to patio and pool.

    View from Florida room to patio and pool.

  • King bed in master bedroom

    King bed in master bedroom

  • Master bedroom bath has two vanities

    Master bedroom bath has two vanities

  • Twin beds. Bedroom next to hallway bath.

    Twin beds. Bedroom next to hallway bath.

  • Pool cleaned and monitored twice monthly by pool company

    Pool cleaned and monitored twice monthly by pool company

  • View of screened in porch from canal by kayak

    View of screened in porch from canal by kayak

  • Front of house

    Front of house

  • Family room

    Family room

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Kitchen has granite counters, newer appliances, plenty of cabinet space

    Kitchen has granite counters, newer appliances, plenty of cabinet space

  • Kiosk area looking to garage and utility room

    Kiosk area looking to garage and utility room

  • Florida room. Double wide sliders open to pool and patio

    Florida room. Double wide sliders open to pool and patio

  • Master bedroom has king bed. Slider opens to pool and patio.

    Master bedroom has king bed. Slider opens to pool and patio.

  • Master bedroom shower is oversize

    Master bedroom shower is oversize

  • Queen platform bed. Window overlooks canal.Ample closet. Next to hallway bath.

    Queen platform bed. Window overlooks canal.Ample closet. Next to hallway bath.

  • Hallway bath has bathtub and shower. Linen closet in hallway.

    Hallway bath has bathtub and shower. Linen closet in hallway.

  • Sitting area on covered patio. Is second sitting area in full sun by canal

    Sitting area on covered patio. Is second sitting area in full sun by canal

  • Two car garage

    Two car garage

VRBO #476990

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/29/2015
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