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Bring Your Boat or Hit the Beach! Sunrises, Sunsets, Dolphins + Parade of Boats

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Last updated: 10/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Bay Shores Yacht & Tennis Club condo description

Located on the intra-coastal waterway directly across the street from the Gulf of Mexico, with beautiful white sandy beaches. Watch the dolphins play as well as a parade of boats right from your private balcony that spans the length of the condo from the master bedroom to the living room. Enjoy panoramic views, spectacular sunrises and sunsets over the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. For a small glimpse of the area, copy and paste this link to watch a promotional video of the area:

http://www.youtube.com/embed/SvaHEDeiViU?rel=0

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 1050 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Smoking Allowed:

            Smoking allowed on balcony only...moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

            ...moreless

          • Master bedroom has a queen size bed with gel and foam mattress topper, fluffy pillows, dresser, flat-screen tv, walk-in closet. Bedroom 2 has two twin beds, dresser, closet...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • The condo also features an 8th floor observation+ sun deck with panoramic views of the intracoastal. Helpful area information: Promotional Video of the area: http://www.youtube.com/embed/SvaHEDeiViU?rel=0 **Also please note** May 1-Oct 31 is Sea Turtle Nesting Season!! If you come across unprotected sea turtle nests while walking on the beach please call the Clearwater Aquarium 24/7 727-441-1790.* http://www.pinellascounty.org/environment/coastalMngmt/sea-turtles.htm Welcome to Indian Shores! http://www.myindianshores.com/parks.aspx SEABIRD SANCTUARY WEBSITE: https://www.seabirdsanctuary.com OPEN 365 DAYS A YEAR FROM 9:00AM to SUNSET (and admission is always FREE) The Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary, Inc. is the largest wild bird hospital and bird sanctuary in the United States, based on the admission of up to 8,000 birds per year. Suncoast Beach Trolley website with schedules and fees: http://www.psta.net/beachtrolley.php...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                basket of books and magazines available...moreless

              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                Board games in the toy closet...moreless

              • Television:

                Condo has two flat screen tv's with cable...moreless

              • Toys:

                Misc. toys and beach buckets and spades...moreless

              • Video Library:

                Some movies are available...moreless

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Miniature Golf
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Shuffleboard
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Water View
              • Waterfront:

                Located on the intracoastal waterway, directly across the street from the Gulf of Mexico. Boat slips available first come, first serve....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Elevator
              • Internet:

                High Speed WIFI...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                Sleeper sofa-pulls out to a full...moreless

              • Parking:

                Specified parking space just north of the tennis courts...moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                Laundry facilities on the 4th floor and accept all major credit cards and debit cards...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Balcony has access in living room and master bedroom. Overlooks the intracoastal...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                24ft balcony/deck stretching from the living room to the master bedroom...moreless

              • Golf:

                9-hole putting green. Miniature Adventure Golf next door featuring live alligators!...moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Spacious lawn with small picnic tables under a cover, overlooking the intracoastal...moreless

              Pool / Spa

              • Communal Pool:

                Heated community pool overlooking the intracoastal...moreless

              • Heated Pool
              • Hot Tub
              • Sauna
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 19 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Fall
              Aug 1 - Nov 30, 2014
              5 night min stay
              $80 $95
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $550 $2,025
              December
              Dec 1 - Dec 24, 2014
              5 night min stay
              $100 $110
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $550 $2,510
              SPRING
              Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2015
              5 night min stay
              $125 $135
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $795 $2,973
              Spring 2016
              Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2016
              5 night min stay
              $125 $135
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $795 $2,973
              My Standard Rate
              5 night min stay
              $95 $95
              Fri, Sat, Sun
              $600 $2,200
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
              • Cleaning Fee $110 + tax
              • Tax Rate 12%

              Notes:

              There will be an additional 20% holiday fee added to the rate if booked on a weekly or weekend basis over the following holidays:

              New Year's Eve

              Memorial Day

              July 4th

              Thanksgiving

              Christmas

              *Monthly rentals will not incur a holiday fee*


              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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              Last updated: 10/30/2014
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              Location

              1 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              The Pub Waterfront Bar and Grill, Crabby Bill's
              20 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Interstate 75
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Salt Rock Grill

              Car: Recommended

              Our condo offers so many amenities right at your doorstop. If the beautiful 'Old Florida-style' peaceful beach isn't enough there is plenty to do in the area. Savor the gorgeous sunrises and sunsets right from your condo balconies. The beach is only 120 steps away. We have 4 tennis courts , a 9 hole putting green on the property, a beautiful pool and jacuzzi overlooking the intracoastal complete with gas grills and a tiki hut. There is even a sauna for you to enjoy on the property. Right next door you will find a beautiful miniature golf adventure park. 'Voted the best miniature golf 3 years in a row by the Florida Monthly Magazine'. They even have live alligators that you can feed! Rent kayaks and paddle through the mangroves and enjoy all that nature has to offer-rent a scooter and scoot on down to John's Pass or up to Clearwaterz. If you prefer you can take the trolley! The trolley stop is at the entrance of the complex and stops by every 30 min-an hour (times displayed at stop). Enjoy waterfront dining next door at the famous Salt Rock Grill. Salt Rock Grill is a legendary beach landmark that has a burning passion for delectable food, enticing drink and pleasurable surroundings. Known for their hand cut U.S.D.A prime and choice grade beef, fresh dayboat caught seafood, raw bar and amazing wine cellar. There are plenty of local restaurants just blocks from the condo including: The Pub Waterfront Restaurant, Crabby Bill's, Mahuffer's, Pj's and plenty more. Just 10 minutes south you can visit John's Pass Fisherman's Village. Located on the waterfront at Johns Pass, this quaint turn-of-the-century fishing village is Pinellas County’s #1 tourist attraction. Over one hundred merchants inhabit the Village with unique retail shopping, a variety of restaurants, the local fishing fleet, dolphin watching and shelling tours, boat rentals, parasailing and jet skiing. Take the trolley for a short ride to the north and you will find the Clearwater Marina where the blockbuster movie Dolphin Tales was filmed. Meet the star of the movie, Winter and see all of the other rescued dolphins, sea turtles, otters and other creatures. There are plenty of activities including, dinner cruises, wave runners, dolphin and snorkeling cruises and parasailing. Clearwater buzzes with activity: swimming, boating, fishing, water sports, volleyball and biking or blading along the Beach Walk promenade. There’s no shortage of beach amenities, from concessions and cabanas to marinas, watercraft rentals and playgrounds. Head to Sunsets at Pier 60 for the nightly celebration featuring live music, street performers, craft vendors and more. A free family-friendly movie is screened after sunset here on weekends, weather permitting. The Suncoast Seabird Sanctuary is less than a mile away and is open daily and free to the public. Also note that May 1-October 31 is Sea Turtle Season. Please be aware and take precautions if you see sea turtle tracks on the beach.

              Just 30 minutes away in Tampa is Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, Lowry Park Zoo and the Florida Aquarium. Just 90 minutes away in Orlando is Disney World, Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure and Sea World.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2013

              About the owner: We live in Tampa and have always wanted to have our own piece of Florida. We love visiting the condo whenever we get the chance with our family. It is already our very favorite home away from home. If you are interested in purchasing a property in or around the area, please feel free to contact me directly. I am a Realtor and would love to help you enjoy find a vacation home or condo to enjoy the Florida sunshine! Natalie Wetherington Homeward Real Estate 813-340-8550

              Why the Owner Chose Bay Shores Yacht & Tennis Club:
              We love Indian Shores! It is perfectly located between all of the action and you still get a beautiful and quiet beach. True 'Old Florida Charm', without all of the hustle and bustle, but not too far removed. There are so many things to do in the area. So whether you want to relax and get some down-time, or have an action-packed weekend, this is the perfect place.

              The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
              We love that you get both sunsrise and sunset from the balconies at the condo. A perfect beginning and end to the day. We also love the 8th floor observation deck and tennis courts. All of the amenities at the condo are just perfect. The fishing dock keeps the children occupied for hours, along with the pool, jacuzzi and sauna. With the beach just across the street this truly is the perfect vacation away. Promotional Video of the area: http://www.youtube.com/embed/SvaHEDeiViU?rel=0


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Sunrise. View from your back balcony.

                Sunrise. View from your back balcony.

              • 120 steps away! Indian Shores, a beautiful 'Old-Florida Charm' beach

                120 steps away! Indian Shores, a beautiful 'Old-Florida Charm' beach

              • Entrance to the complex. Located next to the trolley stop.

                Entrance to the complex. Located next to the trolley stop.

              • View from the kitchen into the living room.

                View from the kitchen into the living room.

              • View from the balcony into the living room.

                View from the balcony into the living room.

              • Master Bedroom.  Balcony. Dresser. Walk-in closet. Flat screen TV.

                Master Bedroom. Balcony. Dresser. Walk-in closet. Flat screen TV.

              • 2nd bedroom.  Two twin beds. Dresser and closet.

                2nd bedroom. Two twin beds. Dresser and closet.

              • View of back balcony

                View of back balcony

              • Pool area with tiki hut, jacuzzi, sauna and two gas grills.

                Pool area with tiki hut, jacuzzi, sauna and two gas grills.

              • Fishing dock.Catch your dinner,or simply watch the boats and dolphins pass by.

                Fishing dock.Catch your dinner,or simply watch the boats and dolphins pass by.

              • View from the 8th floor.  Four lighted tennis courts on the property.

                View from the 8th floor. Four lighted tennis courts on the property.

              • My dad's picture of a sailboat in the Gulf, taken from the 8th floor.

                My dad's picture of a sailboat in the Gulf, taken from the 8th floor.

              • Gorgeous sunrise from the back balcony.

                Gorgeous sunrise from the back balcony.

              • Just 5 minute walk away! Peaceful beach and amazing sunsets.

                Just 5 minute walk away! Peaceful beach and amazing sunsets.

              • View from the front door.  Kitchen and living room.

                View from the front door. Kitchen and living room.

              • Dining area.  Seats 4.  Also 2 barstools facing into the kitchen.

                Dining area. Seats 4. Also 2 barstools facing into the kitchen.

              • Master Bedroom.Queen bed w/gel and foam topper. Walk-in closet. TV. Balcony.

                Master Bedroom.Queen bed w/gel and foam topper. Walk-in closet. TV. Balcony.

              • Master Bathroom. Tub/Shower combo

                Master Bathroom. Tub/Shower combo

              • 2nd bathroom.  Updated walk-in shower.

                2nd bathroom. Updated walk-in shower.

              • Sunset fishing on the intracoastal.

                Sunset fishing on the intracoastal.

              • Heated pool overlooking the intracoastal. A perfect ending to your beach day!

                Heated pool overlooking the intracoastal. A perfect ending to your beach day!

              • View of the intra-coastal from the 8th floor observation deck.

                View of the intra-coastal from the 8th floor observation deck.

              • Blue herons call Indian Shores their home.  We have a resident Blue Heron:)

                Blue herons call Indian Shores their home. We have a resident Blue Heron:)

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              BRING YOUR BOAT or HIT THE BEACH! SUNRISES, SUNSETS, DOLPHINS + PARADE OF BOATS

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