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Spectacular Oceanfront Condo with Sweeping Views! on the Gulf

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

Large Stunning Condo2 Bedrooms and 2 Baths

This lovely 2-bedroom/2-bathroom OCEAN FRONT condominium is a corner unit located in 'The Pointe' oceanfront property on Indian Shores Beach on the Gulf of Mexico. Indian Shores is a charming and relaxed gulf coast community just 18 miles west of Tampa in the middle of an island with Clearwater to the north and St. Petersburg Beach to the south.

The condo is located directly on Indian Shores / Indian Rocks Beach and is across the street from The Salt Rock Bar and Grill (one of the best restaurants in the area)... The complex is called The Pointe because we sit out the farthest of any complex on the sand making us the closest to the water. Being a corner unit with nothing infront of or beside us gives this unit one of the most panoramic views possible. This corner unit comes fully furnished with all stainless steel appliances, granite counters, maple cabinets, custom bathrooms with full tile, Berber carpet, electric window shades, custom furniture, furnished private balcony bbq etc.

Our Florida gulf coast condo in Indian Shores features a 3rd floor, private corner balcony with patio furniture and has a beautiful view that looks all the way out and all the way down the gulf on both sides! A reserved parking space in our under-the-building parking garage protects your vehicle from heating up in the hot Florida sun.

For your entertainment, there is 40' HIGH DEFINITION LCD FLAT SCREEN Cable TV with several premium and on demand movie channels all included, a VCR, DVD/Blu-Ray player and stereo in the living room. We even include a DVD library with over 50 top box office titles. Our Florida gulf coast family condo has a beautiful, modern, full-size kitchen that includes all stainless steel appliances and includes a large refrigerator with ice maker, stove, oven, microwave, dishwasher, garbage disposal, coffeemaker, cookware, bake ware, glasses and utensils. The kitchen even comes complete with a high end KEURIG coffee brewer. We even provide a carousel stocked with a variety of gourmet coffee to get you started so your first morning is as bright as can be.

The master bedroom has a QUEEN-size bed and private full bath and the windows even feature shades with a light blocking feature to let you sleep away the day if you like! The second bedroom has a QUEEN-size bed and separate full bath. There is also a new pull out sleeper sofa with high end sleeper mattress.

Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay is only 45 minutes and Orlando Theme Parks (Disney World, Sea World, Universal Studios, MGM, Epcott Center) are about 90 minutes. Surrounded by warm, gentle surf and plenty to do, or do nothing but relax and walk barefoot on the beautiful, white sandy beach right outside your door.

Easy access to all central Florida and gulf coast world-famous attractions, including Disney, Orlando theme parks, Universal Studios, MGM, Wet and Wild Water Park, Epcot Center. Our luxury gulf coast Florida vacation condo is only 45 minutes from Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay. Walk to mini-market, great restaurants, shops and entertainment. Enjoy beachside volleyball, swimming in the warm Florida gulf coast waters, sunning, snorkeling, shelling, sand castles, fishing, boogie boarding, parasailing, miniature golf, public golf courses and glorious sunsets.

Keywords: Condominium, beachfront, beach front, sand, waterfront, water front, ocean view, oceanview, gulf, waves, beach house, beach

More Details

Owner
Lyle Bentley
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

About Lyle Bentley

I have always been a water person for recreation and loved owning and fixing up real estate professionally.

Lyle Bentley purchased this condo in 2003

Why Lyle Bentley chose Florida Central West

I have always love the beach and the water. When I started looking to buy a place I found this property early on but kept looking. NOTHING else I saw had a view that was even close. Most had a building next to you or in front of you and just didn't have the same sweeping views. It was one of a kind.

What makes this condo unique

I remodeled the condo as owner occupied while I was spending a couple weeks a month in Florida for work. Now that my work has ended I get to share it with all the great folks on VRBO. ENJOY!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have been coming here every summer for the past 8 years. This property has by far the best view available in the entire area and the owner is great to deal with. The property is quiet, very clean and well decorated. We will certainly be back next year and can't wait to stay here again.
Jul 2013
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Crabby Bill's Clearwater Beach
"Great place for reasonably priced sea food....nothing too fancy so flip flops are certainly ok"
Guppy's on the Beach
"Great place for great food in a smaller local environment"
Salt Rock Grill
"MY ALL TIME FAVORITE for steak and seafood.... I also have to say although it may sound funn..."
Sunsets At Pier 60
Shephard's Waterfront Restaurant
"Don't miss the beach party every weekend day...Talk about a fun place to go!"
Frenchy's Rockaway Grill
"Fun and casual all the way....Feels like Key West :)"
Florida Botanical Gardens
The Pub Waterfront Restaurant & Lounge
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
TPA
Nearest Barpub
Across the street
Nearest Restaurant
Across the street
Nearest Beach
Right Downstairs
Car: not necessary

Amenities

Indian Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet , Please enjoy the custom made spa soap from Seastar Gifts
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Please enjoy the custom made spa soap from Seastar Gifts
  • Both bathrooms are recently remodeled with high end fixtures, custom tile etc.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Guest Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Queen size Beds (2) Queen beds in both the master and guest bedroom. The master bedroom even includes a luxurious feather top bed giving it the comfortable 5 star feel. (1) extra twin mattress available for childeren,
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Seffner, Fla/St Petersburg fla
5

Wonderful Family Beach Vacation

  • 5 of 5

The views from this condo were great, the sand soft white and the breezes tempered the heat from the sun--perfect beach weather! The condo itself was just lovely--beautifully updated, decorated and maintained, very roomy even when there were six staying overnight. We chose the Indian Rocks, Indian Shores area because while our out of state family lived with us on the beach out local family could easily drive over for a days visit. It made for a wonderful family get together. Restaurants, coffee shops and stores made it easy to forget cooking on those days we lingered on the beach til after sunset. I was delighted that the laundry area was just across the hall from our elevator which made that little chore more convenient but do bring quarters😊? Parking under the building made getting into our car more pleasant. The street out front was noisy but the windows are great at shutting out noise and heat. Everyone we met, wether local or visitor , were friendly and helpful.. Mr.Lyle Bently was very kind and patiently answered all my questions for which I am very grateful. In all it was a memorable and safe vacation that our family will want to return to again.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Thornville, Ohio
5

Beautifully decorated. Very comfortable. Has everything you need.

  • 5 of 5

Beach is right there. Not too crowded. Condo is very clean and secure. Parking under building. Has everything you'll need for a great vacation. Will be coming back!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Condo and Location

  • 5 of 5

Very pleased with the upgraded accommodations, very beachy too....excellent location...we had the opportunity to meet Lyle when we arrived...We could tell that he is an owner who cares about the property he rents out to his guests...very accommodating and was very helpful....thanks Lyle! ..... We will return next year for sure.....

John and Dawn

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed our stay. The sunsets are beautiful from the balcony. Very comfortable place to stay. Will be back.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great views

  • 4 of 5

We loved the condo with the great views. The upgrades were very nice and comfortable. The only downfall I can say is the condo building if very loud. I think is has more to do with the poor construction and layout of the building. You can hear everything above you from the walking and talking. Also the elevators are very slow, we took the stairs alot. You are right next to a beach access to you will hear people talking as they pass through at all hours. Very nice place just not very quite.

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect oceanfront destination!!!

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky enough to get in on a cancellation and loved the place. Perfect ocean front, decorated so nicely..loved the coffee shop across the street!! Wonderful!! Highly recommend it!

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Security $300
Pet Fee $100
Departure Fee $120
Tax Rate 12.0%

Final Payment is due 45 days prior to arrival. Please plan to pay via check or money order or an additional charge of $25 will be required for credit card, online payment, paypal or home away payments if used for final payment.

Jan - March is rented on a calendar month basis only. Please note that rates are only a guide and actual rates will vary with certainly holiday periods being slightly higher. Please contact owner directly for best available rates for your dates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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