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'Beach Getaway' - relaxing home steps from the beach!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, sleeps 8

THIS is the vacation home that you have been looking for!!! Great open floor plan with hardwood & NEW Tile floors. NEW Flat Screen TV, NEW Sealy Posturepedic pillowtop mattress, comfy & tasteful furnishings & linens. Lots of EXTRAS...FREE local & domestic long distance calls, FREE high-speed Internet (wireless & wired), Beach Cart, Umbrella, Tent/canopy, Beach Chairs, Beach Towels, Beach Sand Toys & Skim Boards, children's toys/books/games, FOOSBALL table, Video Library, Video Game Console & games, magazines, Chess Set, Horseshoes, Shuffleboard equipment, Basketball, Soccer ball. House is literally 150 steps from the beach! When you walk across the street, you will feel like you are on your own private beach since the house is located amongst all private homes, no condos or hotels. Back yard has privacy fencing, NEW brick paver lanai, BBQ & Charcoal Grill, Firepit table & chairs, beach sand for children to play while you relax in the chaise lounger. Attractions within 1 mile: Miniature Golf, Park with basketball, shuffleboard, swing, and lots of climbing, Fishing Pier, Watercraft rentals at a nearby hotel, lots of great restaurants/shopping. John's Pass Village only 2 miles.

Things to do in the area:: Crystal white sand beach is only 150 steps away and very quiet and private since there are only private residences.

Huge park is just 200 steps in the other direction with seesaws, swings, climbing gyms, shuffleboard, basketball court and lots of shade.

Go fishing on the inter-coastal only a few blocks away (we catch fish every time). We provide the pole for you!

Less than a mile away is an elaborate mini golf facility with waterfalls and tunnels. Only 2 houses away from the Beach Trolley stop! Just 2 miles to the famous Johns Pass Village where you can charter a fishing boat, experience a Pirate, or Dolphin watching cruise, dine and shop in the quaint waterfront area.

6 miles to the Wagon Wheel Flea Market where you can spend a day searching out bargains.

See Winter - the dolphin who starred in Dolphin Tale movie @ Clearwater Aquarium!

Just under an hour away is the award winning Busch Gardens zoo and theme park and Adventure Island water park. 26 miles to the award winning Tampa International Airport. Orlando/Walt Disney World/Universal 110 miles door to door

About the house:: The house sits on a large corner lot in a quiet and safe neighborhood. There are 2 driveways for extra parking. A fenced in back yard ensures your little ones will stay where you can see them as they are playing and having fun!! A cement BBQ pit/Charcoal Grill, plus a Gas Grill makes for great cookouts.

Inside the house is wood and tile, with new tile in the bedrooms & bathrooms. The house is fully furnished and tastefully decorated with all the comforts of home. A special play room with foosball table, toys and games that the kids can call their own!! Over sized, comfortable sofa and 2 chairs in family room make for plenty of seating for socializing. Extra thick Futon provides additional comfortable seating and converts into a comfortable queen sized bed. Amenities include: Microwave, Coffee Maker, Smoothie Maker, Dishwasher, High Speed Internet, Satellite TV in all bedrooms and the living room, Video Library, Iron and Ironing board, all Linens and beach towels, Computer with Internet Access on-site allows you to search local attractions. Free local and Long distance Phone, Free Washer/Dryer on site. Pack-n-play & umbrella stroller.

More Details

Owner
Lynnet
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 19, 2017

Amenities

St Petersburg House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bath 1 - toilet , shower , Master Bedroom
    Bath 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , off hall
    Bath 3 - toilet , shower , Not in central part of house
  • Bath 3 is accessed through the garage in the 'Sand Room'. The sand room gives you a place to change and to dry your bathing suits when returning from a fun day at the beach.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Surf Room - 2 twin/ single , Bright surf decor
    Wave room - 1 queen , Sleeping in the ocean
    Master - 1 queen , Relaxing
  • All bedrooms equipped with Color TV/Satellite and clock radios. Sound machine in Master Bedroom. Extra thick queen futon located in Florida room opens to sleep 2.
Entertainment:
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Sand Box
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Yard
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Digital door lock (personalized combination just for you) so no worries about loosing the keys. Pack-n-play, umbrella stroller, hi-chair, and booster seat onsite for families with little ones. Well-stocked kitchen complete with condiments, paper products, and spices so guests can save on food costs. Strictly NON-SMOKING guests only please & NO PETS.

Reviews

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'Beach Getaway' - relaxing home steps from the beach!
average rating of 4.9210525 based on 38 reviews
Wharton, NJ
5

The house and property were fantastic! This was our second visit.

  • 5 of 5

Except for the lousy weather (we brought rain from the north, rain FL hadn't seen for months until we got there) the stay was very nice. The owner had every thing you would need. Lots of wonderful places to eat at very reasonable prices. They have everything you need for the beach, including a cart. We would most definitely highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cedar Rapids, IA
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

This is our fourth year staying at this lovely home - and another fabulous Florida vacation. We LOVE this house! It's perfect for our family. It has everything we need. Last year our kids and grandkids joined us. They had so much fun on the beach which is very accessible. They also played in the sand in the backyard while we grilled out our dinner! We took them on the pirate ship at John's Pass. The crew on the ship totally entertained the kids. This year our very good friends joined us. We enjoyed going for walks on the beach. We joined some of the neighbors to watch the fabulous sunsets. We have not visited a restaurant or bar that isn't great - most have outdoor seating which is a bonus coming from the Midwest in the winter! We are very lucky to have found this great beach home for our stay in Florida!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Baltimore, Maryland
5

Wonderful home with abundant amenities!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at your immaculate beach house! There were more than enough amenities for us to have an awesome vacation! The kitchen was well stocked, so we cooked dinner at the house every night. The foosball table was a hit with every member of our family, and the GameCube was great when we needed a break from the strong Florida sun. We loved the short walk to the park and to the beach, and the close proximity to Publix, mini golf and St. John's Pass was great! Thank you so much for thinking of everything that our family could want to do at the beach (the cart was super-helpful) and around the quiet neighborhood (we found running in the morning to be an invigorating activity). We truly experienced home away from home in your comfortable beach house!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Comfortable and cozy

  • 5 of 5

This was our third year staying at the beach House. Very relaxing , quiet,close to a great beach and close to many restaurants and activities. The house was well equipped and very clean. Nice yard and great area for our kids and grandkids. A park is within walking distance from the house. Weather was terrific and a good time was had by all.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cute, clean and so close to everything we needed

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here with our 4 kids (3 teens and a 3 yr old) plus MIL. We couldn't have asked for a better set-up. Great kitchen layout, enough bathrooms, looved the extras like umbrella stroller, beach toys/chairs, suggestions on where to eat. Funny thing was it rained for the entire week straight (as in streets flooding, more than normal for Florida) and we still had enough room to not cause cabin fever. Bought the City Pass and everything was close enough that we would have visited every location (except Busch Gardens closed on the day we had scheduled). Would definitely recommend this to family and friends. MIL enjoyed it so much we think she might take other family there in the next year or so. Hope we can return soon! Thanks for making our vacation wonderful!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Knoxville, TN
5

Great House

  • 5 of 5

This was an amazing place to stay. My mom, dad, husband, our two girls, and I stayed here. It was perfect for our family. It has so many things that were great for our kids. We went over to the beach each day and some days had the beautiful beach completely to ourselves. The back area was perfect for our kids to play in. There were also so many things close by such as a park and plenty of restaurants. It was very clean and well stocked.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
St Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Conch Republic Grill
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Caladesi Island
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
I-275 (N) & Gandy Blvd N
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Conch Republic Grill
Nearest Beach
90 Metres
Redington/Madiera Beach
Car: recommended

Private home on a corner lot in residential area. Close to the beach, shopping and restaurants. Plenty to do in rain or shine. On site foosball, Personal computer, Game Cube, children's games and videos. Park 1 block away, beach 1 block away, fishing 10 blocks away, mini golf less than a mile.

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Rates & Availability

St Petersburg House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,450
 
 
Fall
Aug 26 2017 - Dec 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,195
 
 
Labor Day
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,595
Flat fee
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,495
Flat fee
 
 
Christmas & New Years
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
14 night minimum stay
$1,550
Flat fee
 
 
Winter
Jan 6 2018 - Feb 23 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,250
 
 
Spring Break 2018
Feb 24 2018 - May 4 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,595
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,550
$5,646
 

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping $150 + Tax
Damage Protection $59 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

Rates subject to change until reservation has been confirmed. Usual check-in days are Saturday & Sunday. Additional fees may apply for a mid-week check-in. Credit Card payments will incur a 3% processing fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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