Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Beach is Close to This Family and Pet Friendly, Move-in Ready, Sleeps Eight Home

You sent a message to this owner.

Front, exterior of home

Calendar

Last updated: 08/05/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Largo house description

Two traffic lights from Belleaire Beach and close to everything that brings you to the Gulf coast, this three bedrooms, two baths, two car garage home is where you want to be. The home is beautifully appointed and is wheelchair accessible.
Each bedroom has a queen size bed, a dresser, and large closet. The living room has a queen-size sleeper sofa so the house easily sleeps eight.
The kitchen is furnished with a new refrigerator with ice and water dispenser, a Bosch dishwasher, and a breakfast nook. Cook up a big meal as you look out the kitchen window at the beautifully landscaped front yard containing an ornamental cactus garden. If you enjoy cooking, everything in the kitchen is conveniently located so preparation is easy.
From the kitchen you move into the dining room which seats eight. The patio table seats four and the kitchen dinette seats four, so seating for 14 is possible.
The living room adjoins the dining room and features a large screen TV. Curl up in one of the many comfy chairs with a good book to relax after a long day at the beach.
The screened-in porch (lanai), adjacent to the living room, is a great place for entertaining. It has a couch, two arm chairs, and the table that seats four, so there is plenty of room for guests. Cook out on the gas grill and feel the soft warm Florida breezes coming from the large, privacy-fenced backyard.
The garage is large and has a washer and dryer for taking care of those sandy beach towels.
Our neighborhood is quiet, with sidewalks and street lights so you may want to take an after-dinner stroll to Taylor Park to watch the sunset.
The best feature is this homes location! Just two traffic lights to one of the prettiest beaches on the Gulf coast! One mile from the paved Pinellas Trail that runs the length of Pinellas county and is perfect for biking or walking. You are less than a mile from Taylor Park, a great place for birding, frisbee golf, and watching for alligators.
Within a ten mile radius, you will find the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, the home of 'Winter' the dolphin, star of 'A Dolphin's Tale'. Also, two well-equipped YMCA's, the Botanical Gardens and Heritage Park a nice little history park. If swing dancing is your thing, then Friday nights you can attend the dance at the Largo Cultural Center.

In St. Petersburg, about 15 miles, the list grows:
1. The Pier: shopping, restaurant, aquarium, fishing
2. Ft Desoto Park: Old Spanish Fort ruins, beach, bike bath, picnic areas, bike rentals, concessions, fishing
3. Boyd Hill Nature Center: nature center, hiking trails - great place for photography
4. Weedon Island Preserve: fishing, boardwalk, hiking
5. Dali Museum: largest collection of Dali's in the in the world
6. Museum of Fine Arts
7. Holocaust Museum
8. Sunkin Gardens: kind of like a botanical garden
9. Wagon Wheel Flea Market / Mustang Flea Market
10. Baywalk: nice shopping center with large theater & bars
In Tampa, about 23 miles away, you may visit the Lowry Park Zoo, the Florida Aquarium, Busch Gardens and Adventure Island, a water park, the Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI), the Museum of the Arts, and for concerts, check out the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center. For nightlife Ybor City in Tampa is a happening place.
90 minutes or so from the house, you'll find Orlando with all the theme parks.
There is so much to do but take time to just enjoy the special place that is our home.

Property Type

  • House
  • 1325 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            We have a fenced in backyard and a quiet neighborhood with sidewalks and street lights. Speed limit is 25 miles per hour....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Twenty-five is minimum age....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            No smoking...moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible
          • Pets Considered
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

            Master bedroom has private bath, walk-in closet, & dresser...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            Front guest bedroom has a dresser and large closet....moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            Back guest bedroom has a dresser and large closet....moreless

          • Pull-out couch in living room sleeps 2

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

            Master bath....moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Guest bathroom is located between the two guest bedrooms....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Pantry Items:

            Some toilet paper for each bathroom and in the kitchen you'll find paper towels, spices, and condiments. ...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Dishes, pots and pans, bed linen, towels, and table clothes....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            New refrigerator with ice and water dispenser....moreless

          • Dishwasher:

            New Bosch dishwasher....moreless

          • Microwave
          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 8 people

          Amenities

          • Babysitter
          • Washing Machine
          • Air Conditioning
          • Heating
          • Linens Provided
          • Towels Provided
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Parking
          • Garage
          • Living Room

          Entertainment

          • Television:

            Internet/antenna Smart TV...moreless

          • DVD Player
          • Games
          • Books
          • Video Library

          Communications

              • Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                Porch is screened in and can seat nine....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Lawn / Garden

              Theme

              • Family
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions
              • Romantic

              Activities

              • Botanical Garden
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • Fitness Center
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Paragliding
              • Pier Fishing
              • Roller Blading
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Laundromat
              • Water Tubing
              • Tennis
              • Kayaking
              • Sailing
              • Water Skiing
              • Parasailing
              • Jet Skiing
              • Swimming
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surfing
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Cycling
              • Hiking
              • Golf
              • Fishing
              • Hospital
              • ATM/Bank
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Synagogues
              • Water Parks
              • Restaurants
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Groceries
              • Beachcombing
              • Eco Tourism
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Boating
              • Shelling
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Antiquing
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shuffleboard
              • Bird Watching
              • Basketball Court
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.5
              from 2 traveler reviews
              Loading...
               
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              All Year
              Feb 2 - Feb 1, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $150 $200
              Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
              $800 $2,400

              Changeover Day: Sunday

              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
              • Pet Fee $150
              • Property Damage Protection $49
              • Taxes Included

              Notes:

              A 25% reservation deposit is required to confirm your reservation. The balance is due 10 days prior to occupancy. Your reservation deposit is refundable if you cancel at least 45 days prior to your arrival date. Within 45 days, it is refundable if the house is rented by someone else for the same period. There is no refund if cancellation is within 10 days of the arrival date.


              Cancellation policy:

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


              Please wait... Book with confidence

              Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


              Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

              Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
               

              Calendar

              Last updated: 08/05/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              9 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              St. Petersburg/Clearwater
              3 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Belleaire Beach
              2 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              O'Houston's Irish Pub
              1 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              Pinecrest Golf Course
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Thai Basil II, 1700 West Bay Dr (727) 518-7705

              Car: Recommended

              It's all about the beaches! Belleaire and Sandkey beaches, with many water activities, are less than 3 miles away. Take a moonlit walk, go surf-fishing or shelling, and enjoy the beautiful snow white sands of the Gulf coast. One mile from the house, you can bicycle or hike the Pinellas Trail which extends the length of Pinellas county. Go birding, play frisbee golf, or watch for alligators as you stroll through Taylor Lake Park, less than a mile away. Enjoy a quiet meal at a variety of nearby oceanside restaurants or explore the bustling nightlife of Ybor City and Tampa. Swing dance at Largo Community Center on Friday nights or Wednesday nights at Gulfport Casino in St. Petersburg. Two YMCA's are within five miles. Antiquing is a pleasure at the plentiful antique and second-hand shops in the area. Less than twenty minutes from the house is the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, 249 Windward Passage, the home of 'Winter' the star of the movie 'A Dolphin's Tale'. The Salvador Dali Museum, Morean Arts Center, and Museum of Fine Art are in St. Petersburg. Tampa is 27 miles away and there you will find the Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI), the Tampa Museum of Art, Glazer's Children's Museum, and the Florida Aquarium. Busch Gardens is less than 33 miles from the house. Orlando, with it's many theme parks, is 90 minutes away.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2013

              About the owner: Sam and Pat are newly retired from their respective jobs and are gradually moving to Largo, Fl. from their residence in Virginia. Most of our family is already here so we will be happy to be with them. But part of the year we still spend in Virginia

              Why the Owner Chose Largo:
              When we found this house and it seemed to fulfill all our needs. We wanted to be close to the beach but not in a flood zone. We enjoy being active so walking around Taylor Park with our two dogs or bicycling the Pinellas Trail have encouraged our love of exercise. We've painted all the rooms in light, soft shades of coral, embracing the warm of Florida style. In landscaping the yards, we use Florida friendly plants that need a minimum of watering and fertilizer. It has been fun bring bring this house 'to life'.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              This home is centrally located to all the activities and amenities the Gulf coast has to offer. Our home is well equipped for living and entertaining is the 'Florida style'. The home sleeps eight, is wheelchair accessible, has laundry facilities, and a beautiful exotic cactus garden as well. Swim, bike, walk, shop, go sightseeing, wildlife viewing, and then come home to your relaxing oasis.


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Front, exterior of home

                Front, exterior of home

              • Kitchen with eat-in breakfast space

                Kitchen with eat-in breakfast space

              • 2nd guest bedroom

                2nd guest bedroom

              • Private, en suite master bathroom

                Private, en suite master bathroom

              • Screened in lanai

                Screened in lanai

              • Open plan living and dining room

                Open plan living and dining room

              • Master bedroom

                Master bedroom

              • 3rd guest bedroom

                3rd guest bedroom

              • Double vanity guest bathroom

                Double vanity guest bathroom

              • Expansive, pet-friendly back yard

                Expansive, pet-friendly back yard

              VRBO #554579

              There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

              This listing was first published here in 2014.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, March 05, 2014

              $150 - $200 per night (USD)
              2

              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 08/05/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
              Dates are unavailable
              Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
              This listing requires that rentals start on a .
              Book It

              Detailed Price

              Owner
              Email owner

              (434) 385-7687

              Speaks: english
              Please wait... Book with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
              Add vacation protection services to your booking

              Three services to protect your trip:

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


              Get it now

              advertisement

              Share this property

              Sharing makes you 30% cooler
                Please correct the following errors and resend:
              • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
              • Enter a subject for your email.
              • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.

              Hi, I'd like to share this property with you.

              http://www.vrbo.com/554579