Quaint Beach Suite ...on Beachfront Property.(8 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Large one bedroom apt. Full kitchen and living rm w sleeper sofa
features Travertine floors and marble urns by the bedroom fireplace. It is located on the first floor of the carriage house 100’ back from the beach on the courtyard. The living room looks down the walk to the Gulf. Kitchen and bedroom look out at Boca Ciega Bay across the street. Our older guests appreciate the ground floor and no steps. Enjoy, relax the beach is just steps away. Sit under the gazebo and watch the sun melt into the blue Gulf waters.
Free wifi and free on site parking
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Member since: 2003
- 725 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 4
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Note: water views even from the bathroom
- Clearwater and its island beaches are fortunate to offer something for everybody. Our attractions include arts and museums, the natural environment, historical buildings, special events and more traditional 'attractions' such as theme parks, whatever your preference. The sampling of attractions below offers a little bit of everything. Adventure Island 4500 Bougainvillea, Tampa (813) 987-5660. Tampa Bay's only outdoor water theme park. Busch Gardens Tampa Bay 3000 East Busch Blvd., Tampa (813) 987-5082. An extraordinary atmosphere filled with naturalistic animal habitats and shows, hair-raising roller coasters, Rhino Rally and more, dazzling live entertainment. Clearwater Marine Aquarium Home of Winter the Dolfin 249 Windward Passage, Clearwater (727) 447-0980. ...moreless
- Sports & Activities
- Coin Laundry
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Beach View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Beach Umbrellas
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Unscreened Porch / Veranda
- Walkway To Water
- Wood Deck
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Feb 1 - Apr 15, 2017
6 night min stay
Apr 16 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 1 - Nov 21, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov 22 - Nov 27, 2017
4 night min stay
Nov 28 - Dec 21, 2017
3 night min stay
Dec 22 - Jan 1, 2018
5 night min stay
Jan 2 - Apr 30, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $75
- Tax Rate 13%
Manager's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Location, Location , Location...You will be vacationing on the closest beach to Tampa airport while also secluded from the vacation crowds. We are located in 'The Narrows', so named by the local settlers of the 1920's because the barrier island is so skinny here that there is only room for a single row of homes. The emerald green waters of the Gulf are out your front door and and yachts cruising the channel are out your back door. Water surrounds you like no where else with fantastic tropical views and a true island feeling. Our many repeat guests tell us that this is the most coveted spot on the 12 miles of world class beaches between Clearwater and St Petersburg.
The Clearwater Marine Aquarium, home of Winter the Dolphin – just minutes from the Sun n Fun Beachfront vacation rentals.
Winter the Dolphin has captured the world with her story of survival and determination.
Year Purchased: 1996
About: I'm Curtis Westphal. My wife and I reside in Golden just outside of Denver. I am a city planner and trained as an architect. She is a part time school teacher. Her dad was a home builder in Michigan that brought the family down to Sarasota for a new start. My dad was a pilot in the Air Force that got transferred to the air base in Tampa. We met in college at the University of Florida. Both of us had relatives in Denver so after we graduated we took a road trip, liked Colorado and this has been our home for 30 years. We love the beach and the sun and the water. My grandparents that owned this place were very special people. It is always a good feeling when we make that last leg of our trip down there, cross the bridge onto the island and take in the smell of salt air and sight of the Gulf of Mexico.
Why Indian Shores, FL, USA:
Its been in the family since 1966. Good memories of days on the beach with our 2 boys when my grandparents owned the place. Too nice to let it go. 3rd generation owner.
- Primary: +1 8134549443
- Secondary: +1 8005956774
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Carriage house Ground floor 1 bedroom apt
Queen size pillow top bed...with views of the bay from bed.
The beach on this part of the island natural with dunes and sea oats
View from our boardwalk as the sun sets
Our beach, this is your peripheral view...not bad?
a family walk in the evening after the rain has stopped
Good memories are made here
Never a crowded beach infront of our beach house and cottage.
peaceful, calming gentle surf, ahh...
Large comfy living area with queen sleeper sofa.
Relax or pladdle...your choice
Beach house located on the thinnest part of the Barrier Island.'the narrows'
View from your bed. 1st floor queen bedroom view
Bay view from the stair landing
The beach cottage is just steps to the right of our our beach house pictured.
Boardwalk straight to the private white sand beach
Kids play hard and sleep well. Enjoy !
View of the 3 bedroom Beach cottage from across the Bay
kitchen and dinning area
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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