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Recent Florida Central West reviews

  • Had a great time.

    "My husband and I wanted needed a place for a family reunion and this was the perfect spot. The rooms all have queen or king beds which is perfect for couples and plenty of bathrooms. The home is pretty outdated but didn't affect our good time. The pool was awesome as it the outdoor patio. We grilled several times and the kids loved fishing off the private dock. I would definitely stay again. Thanks for sharing your home."
    Guest: Robyn R. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 14, 2014
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  • Beach Holiday

    "We were very pleased with this beach house which was exactly as advertised. The owner Sue was very helpful and gave good advice on local restaurants etc to make our stay most enjoyable. We would love to return."
    Guest: barney c. Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 26, 2014
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  • Beach, sunset & relax

    "We traveled from Italy to enjoy this superb end of landing condo with great beach view, conveniently sited on the 8th floor. The view is great, especially at the sunset, when you can relax on the balcony sipping your favourite drink. The unit is extremely well appointed with a high standard of decor and furnishings. The pool facilities are excellent, as well as the access to the ocean beach: our two kids loved to play and swim in both places. Cafes and smaller shops are conveniently sited across the adjacent road, as well as other major restaurants and mall that are not far away. The landlady has been greatly helpful in providing plenty of information and suggestion for places to visit/to eat, most of which we tried personally. We would like to thank her for her kindness and availability, we will definitely consider to rent the condo again during our next visit."
    Guest: Max & Simona Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 7, 2014
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  • First time in Treasure Island

    "We just came back from a week in Treasure Island and this place was fantastic. The description of the place was spot on, we were within walking distance to everything, it was new and clean with everything we needed. The neighbours were so friendly and helpful. We would definitely book this condo again. Lots of bars/restaurants nearby but I think Ricky T's was the best. We went to Sloppy Joe's one evening and watched the sunset, it was magnificent. Publix supermarket was just down the road and we went everyday, they have excellent cooked meals. We sat outside one day and watched Dolphins swimming by! We didn't use the pool though, it was a tad chilly. i guess the only problem we had was finding the actual building at 11 pm the night we arrived, the numbers on the building weren't big enough and we drove by it a couple of times before we saw the number. Other than that there were no problems!"
    Guest: Brika Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 10, 2014
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Florida Central West Travel Tips

Central West Florida’s beaches in this region have an awesome advantage over those on the east side of the state: their Gulf waters are typically calmer and warmer than those on than the Atlantic Ocean side. Here are the top attractions and sights in Central West Florida:

Tampa

Tampa is an excellent place to vacation for both families and couples alike. Here are some of the top things to do and see:

- Tampa is the perfect spot for any animal lover. Head to the small but impressive Lowry Park Zoo, see lions, tigers and other cats at the Big Cat Rescue and check out the endangered gentle giants of the sea at the Tampa Electric Manatee Viewing Center, which is free of charge. There’s also the gorgeous Florida Aquarium on the edge of downtown Tampa, which houses more than 20,000 animals and plants. Make sure to set aside at least three hours here to see it all!

- For adventure, take a trip to Busch Gardens, which combines Seaworld and other animal exhibits with safari-themed rides. It’s the ultimate family theme park, and many people opt to spend more than one day here. Just across the street from Busch Gardens is Adventure Island, which boasts 30 splendid acres of water rides and pools. Another must-visit if you have the time is Dinosaur World, which is just a 25-minute drive east to Plant City. Here, these prehistoric beasts come to life in a large park and play area, where kids can also take part in a fossil dig.

- Tampa also prides itself on its excellent museums, including the Museum of Science and Industry, housed in an other-worldly building, and the Tampa Museum of Art, which has some great kid-friendly exhibits.

- Adults will love the Henry B. Plant Museum, which is housed in the 1891 Tampa Bay hotel and tells a wonderful story of the Victorian era, with gorgeous antiques in an ornate building. There’s also the antique Tampa Theatre for movies, Lettuce Lake State Park, the Tampa Bay History Center and The David A. Straz, Jr. Center for the Performing Arts.

- Of course, the beaches here are top notch, but don’t miss the lovely Fort De Soto Park’s beach, with an interesting war-time history.

St. Petersburg/Clearwater

St. Petersburg is just southwest of Tampa on the bayside, while Clearwater lies straight west. This area offers award-winning beaches, excellent museums and other perfect amenities for your Florida vacation. Here are some of the best things to do and see in the St. Petersburg and Clearwater areas:

- It’s a rare occasion when St. Petersburg isn’t sunny, so head to some of Florida’s most amazing beaches. St. Pete Beach has been called one of the best in the country. Spend the day on its frosty white beaches, keep an eye out for dolphins and grab lunch at Frenchy’s or The Hurricane restaurants.

- Check out the collection of 50,000 tropical plants on a whopping 4 acres at the lovely Sunken Gardens in the heart of St. Petersburg.

- Take a stroll on The Pier, where you can shop for souvenirs and take a catamaran tour. It’s especially beautiful at night.

- If you can handle a day or morning away from the beach, explore the 245 acres of pure nature at the Boyd Hill Nature Preserve.

- Appreciate the work of a creative genius at the Salvador Dali Museum, which boasts the largest collection of his work outside of Europe. You’ll recognize his tell-tale Surrealist style right away.

- See Winter, the famous dolphin who lost her entire tail in a crab trap when she was only three months old. She learned to adapt and is currently a big celebrity at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

- Hang out on beautiful Clearwater Beach and take a stroll or picnic in Philippe Park in

Clearwater.

Sarasota

Sarasota is about a 45-minute drive south of St. Petersburg. It’s a wonderful place for a Gulf Coast beach trip. Here are the top things to do:

- Siesta Key Beach is known as one of the best in the country. The sand is powdery and glistening and the water is often a deep, gorgeous emerald. It’s perfect for families, as it’s one of the few beaches in the area that doesn’t allow smoking. Also, the gulf waters are warm and calm, so kids can play freely here, and you might even see some frolicking dolphins, adding to Siesta Key Beach’s picture-perfect ambience. If you dare, go parasailing with Siesta Key Parasail & Jetski for a thrilling ride and unmatched views from above.

- Immerse yourself in nature at the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, the Sarasota Jungle Gardens and the Mote Marine Laboratory.

- Appreciate the arts at the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, housed in an ornate structure, and the palm-shrouded, Mission-style Sarasota Opera House.

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