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'Chillin in Paradise' Spa/Retreat Island Oasis!!! Live, Laugh, Love, and Relax!

(41 Reviews)

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Last updated: 02/28/2017
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

4 Bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 8

This eco friendly, Five Star Three Story Unique Island House on the water, backs itself with 450 acres of beautiful natural wetlands for fishing, (snook, redfish, etc.) Boating, Jet Sking, Kayaking, Paddle Boarding, Canoeing or just enjoying nature with the birds, manatees, and dolphins. It also leads into the Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. And you get the most beautiful panoramic vistas and vibrant sunsets you can imagine from, all 4 angles of the roof top OASIS. Or the 3 inviting living space covered verandas. Come visit this one of a kind spa retreat.

“La Casa De Pura Vida” has many amenities such as:: * 3 exotic tiki huts on the water with hammack, tv's, fans, stereo, cocktail table, grill, gas firepit, and the magical heated spa pool. With therapeautic power jets. * 24 ft deckboat for the famous sunset cruise with (captain skully). * 4 beautiful bedrooms with island ambiance (2 kings and 3 queens) ceiling fans, live trees, candles, magazines, and fresh linens. * Each floor has fireplaces and flat screen tv's. Game room with PS3 games, books, movies, etc. * Fully equipped gourmet kitchen living room and dining room with surround sound. Bathrooms with spa tub, rows of candles, jets and spa sounds. * Large laundry room with ironing board very convenient. *3 large verandas with dramatic views, ceiling fans tv's, an inviting queen bed and tables to dine with evening brisas! *The roof top oasis for the most beautiful panoramic views or private sunbathing. *The furniture and art is one of a kind! Not to forget the lushious landscaping and garden

Close to many locations: * 5 to 10 minutes to restaurants (City Fish, Flame Stone, Cody’s, Cracker barrel, TGI Fridays, Jack Willies, Green Iquana, Outback, Carrabas, Chili’s, Olive Garden.
* 3 to 5 minutes to stores (Publix, Wal-Marts, Walgreens, Starbucks, etc.)
* 5 minutes to our largest flea market for fresh produce antiques and more.
* 5 minutes to the Tampa bay trail or Upper Tampa Bay Park for biking or walking.
* 5 minutes to Tampa Bay Downs for horse racing, poker, and simulcasting.
* 10 minutes to exclusive golf courses Rocky Creek and West Chase.
* 15 minutes to Tampa International Airport & CAE C-130 Training Center.
* 20 minutes to Bahama Breeze, Crabby Bills, and other waterfront restaurants.
* 20 minutes to Raymond James Stadium, Tampa International Mall,Westshore Mall, Citrus Mall.
* 20 Minutes to Tampa bay historic Ybor city (clubbing), downtown, performing arts, ice palace for concerts or hockey.
* 20 minutes to Bush Garden
* 90 minute to Disney World and Universal studios

Many Extras: This Island House will complete your vacation: Deck boat, paddle boat, kayaks, paddle board, canoe, bicycles, basketball court, video games, floating chairs, fishing poles, video library, card and board games, surround sound, guitars, congas, pingpong table, foosball table, wireless internet, pc, cable tv's, dvd players, beanbag toss game, humidor with (Tampa cigars). This is the perfect getaway, gather your friends family or coworkers and book La Casa De Pura Vida. 'It will have you at 'HELLO' and you will LIVE, LAUGH, LOVE, AND RELAX !!! In this Island Retreat!
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Member since: 2009

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/28/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 3200 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage
  • Private Chef


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub


  • Bathroom 3: toilet


  • Bathrooms have spa tub, candles, shampoos , fresh linens and art

Other Amenities

  • La Casa: Has a management for service of the sunset cruise, lighting of the tiki torches at night to create your paradise and if any other equipment is needed. (Just a phone call away). This Island house is manicured to perfection and well located to super markets, mall shops, restaurants, golf courses, parks, night life, casino, hospital, churches, airport, theme parks, and beaches. La Casa offers: massages for your body care and relaxation....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library


  • Adventure
  • Spa


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sunbed
  • Telescope
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Crow's Nest
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Motorboat
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Pedal Boat
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Sand Box
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis:

    off site 1 mile from La Casa...moreless

  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    off site 1 mile from La Casa...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool


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My Standard Rate
4 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • cleaning fee $150
  • Tax Rate 12%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 02/28/2017
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5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tampa International Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Chili's and Codys Roadhouse Grill
15 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Caladesi Island Ferry
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Westchase and Rocky Point Golf Club
15 Miles
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hillsborough Avenue
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Chili's, TGIF, Codys
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ben T Davis 'Causeway' and HoneyMoon Island

Car: Recommended

La Casa De Pura Vida is well located to satisfy all your needs. Boating, Jet sking, Fishing, Kayaking, Sports Events, Golfing, Theme Parks, Business Centers and Beaches. Close to everything yet away from it all.

Come visit La Casa and Live, Laugh, Love, and Relax.

Other Activities: Horseback riding, Thoroughbred Horse Racing, Fishing, Yoga, Dancing, Singing, Relaxing, and More! WELCOME TO 'LA CASA DE PURA VIDA'

Golf: Close to Westchase Golf Course, Rockpoint Golf Course, Nine Eagles Golf Course


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/28/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • House of 'Pure Life!'

    House of 'Pure Life!'

  • Welcome to 'Su Casa'

    Welcome to 'Su Casa'

  • 'Island Living'

    'Island Living'

  • "Parrot Room"

    "Parrot Room"

  • 'The Palm Bathroom'

    'The Palm Bathroom'

  •  'The Best Tiki is at La Casa de Pura Vida"

    'The Best Tiki is at La Casa de Pura Vida"

  • 'Explore La Casa's Backyard
Upper Tampa Bay'

    'Explore La Casa's Backyard Upper Tampa Bay'

  • Enjoy the Tropical Breezes and Panoramic Views!

    Enjoy the Tropical Breezes and Panoramic Views!

  • "La Casa Your Resort"

    "La Casa Your Resort"

  • Swimming with the Manatees WOW !!!

    Swimming with the Manatees WOW !!!

  • "Your Personal Fishing Spot"

    "Your Personal Fishing Spot"

  • "Relaxing in Paradise"

    "Relaxing in Paradise"

  • La Casa has gone 'Key Lime Pie'

    La Casa has gone 'Key Lime Pie'

  • Cooking and Dining 'Island Style'

    Cooking and Dining 'Island Style'

  • "Captains Quarters"

    "Captains Quarters"

  • "Canoe Room/Game Room"

    "Canoe Room/Game Room"

  • ''One of a kind Rainforest Shower & Spa / Bathroom'

    ''One of a kind Rainforest Shower & Spa / Bathroom'

  • "Island sounds of La Casa"

    "Island sounds of La Casa"

  • ''Lazy Days''

    ''Lazy Days''

  • (Pool Spa)' Relax the (Mind Body and Soul) and Feet'

    (Pool Spa)' Relax the (Mind Body and Soul) and Feet'

  • ''Exploring or Fishing on Skully''

    ''Exploring or Fishing on Skully''

  • "Diner and Drinks with a view"

    "Diner and Drinks with a view"

  • Come to La Casa and Chill in Paradise! Live Love Laugh & Relax like no other

    Come to La Casa and Chill in Paradise! Live Love Laugh & Relax like no other

  • 'You' on Top of The World

    'You' on Top of The World

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