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Mary Jo's Sunshine Home - outside view

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Last updated: 08/12/2016
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  • Minimum stay:28 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Dear Friends,
As most of you already know, we inherited mom’s place in the Senior Park in Clearwater, Florida. You may also know that we decided to keep it instead of selling.

We would like to share our vacation place with family and friends throughout the year. We came up with the best plan and shared responsibilities for handling the property, and we wanted to let you know, and invite you to stay there as well.

The home is in a quiet, senior mobile home park in Clearwater, Florida called Embassy Park. The majority of residents in this park are over 55, retired. Mom's is the creme de la creme there - a bright, pretty double-wide surrounded by the best neighbors! It has 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, kitchen, dining area, living room and sun porch. It is hugged by lemon, grapefruit and orange trees and framed by Florida palms. Fully furnished, including appliances, kitchen gadgets, cookware & tableware, you have all the creature comforts of home in a tropical setting! The beach is a quick drive, or you can lounge at the park’s swimming pool & tool around the park on the trike. You can walk or trike to the shopping plaza which includes a grocery store, movie theater, several restaurants & chain stores.

Embassy Park is a mature, quiet community and as such, we ask that our family and friends respect the park and our mom’s home by adhering to the following rules: no smoking inside the mobile home or the lanai (front porch okay as long as you use an ashtray and have the doors/windows closed so the smoke doesn’t go inside). No loud music, late night shenanigans or otherwise disruptive behavior. In other words, the park itself is not a spring break-type location & the closest hot action will be grandpa hitting the shuffleboard court. But if you would like to get away to a quiet vacation rental near the beach, this is your spot! Please leave the home as you find it.

If you would like to rent, please make arrangements with Marla as soon as possible.

Please note:
A "WEEK" is Saturday - Saturday (Check-in after 3pm, Check-out by 11 am)
A "MONTH" is 4 weeks, starting with the 1st Saturday of the month.

Keywords: Double-Wide Mobile Home

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Property Type

  • Mobile Home

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Senior Adults Only Community:

    The community is predominantly Seniors but a small percentage, particularly in summer months, is allowed for non-seniors and children....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Renter responsible for any property damaged by children. Children must be supervised at all times and well-behaved, with respect for senior nature of park. No children allowed in pool area without a supervising adult....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No Smoking in the unit or even on the lanai....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Other (See Description)

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  • Queen size Beds (2) Queen Bed located in Master bedroom with walk-in closet.
 Queen Bed located in Second bedroom.
 Couch in living room not a fold-out - sleeps 1....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Orange, Grapefruit and Lemon trees on property. The best neighbors in the park!...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Television:

    CABLE/INTERNET available for 3-month renters. Renters to contact cable/internet provider to hookup and disconnect....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Private Dryer for your use, located on your lanai. There are also coin-operated washers and dryers in two places in the park....moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    Covered carport...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Linens cleaned prior to and after your departure....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Covered carport...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    NOT ALLOWED NEAR THE UNIT. Renter must make arrangements with the park office to use a space in the communal parking area....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Private Washer for your use, located on your lanai. There are also coin-operated washers and dryers in two places in the park....moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Lanai / Gazebo

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Solar-heated community pool located by rec hall....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
PRIME
Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2017
28 night min stay

$1,800

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
28 night min stay

$375 $1,500

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • BACKGROUND CHK(required) $100
  • MAINTENANCE AND ADMIN. $125
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates vary seasonally, above rate is for prime season (Nov thru May)

Above rate includes gas, water, electric. Telephone, cable, and internet are the responsibility

of the tenant, and must be purchased by tenant.

Discount rate available for multiple month stays

Minimum stay is 4 weeks. This is a requirement of Embassy Park, and is not subject to change

by the owners of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home.


Owner'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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Last updated: 08/12/2016
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Location

Visit the Murielle Winery, check out Spring Training at the Bright House field, Pier 60 and the Boardwalk, Clearwater Beach, Sand Key Park, Clearwater Marine Aquarium, take a Classic Cruise or visit the Clearwater Beach Spa! Go to a show at the Early Bird Dinner Theatre, hit the Chi Chi Rodriguez Golf Course or go diving in the Clearwater Reefs. Go crazy at the Tampa Bay Grand Prix or relax at the Moccasin Lake Nature Park. Go deep sea fishing or any of the usual water activities in the nearby, warm-water Gulf.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: Dear Friends, As many of you already know, we lost mom last year to cancer. We inherited her "sunshine home" in Florida, and we were not able to bring ourselves to part with it. Although now fully grown, we are still Mary Jo's three "kids": Jeff, Wendy and Marla. This photo is from the mid 1970's, in Pennsylvania, taken by Mary Jo, our mom. It's important to us to keep mom's place and each be able to visit from time to time each year. But none of us can afford to live there year-round. So we are sharing it with you, in hopes that you will treat it with the same care and respect we do. We have split up responsibilities of the property: Jeff is all things physical, Wendy is all things financial, and Marla is all things marketing.

Why the Owner Chose Largo, FL, USA:
Our mom loved Florida for years, and when she got this property, it was hard to get her back to Pennsylvania, even for visits! The property is in a Senior Park, so it's quiet and fenced from the rest of the town, which gives you more peace and privacy than other areas of Clearwater. The park has a community pool, shuffleboard court & rec center. Most residents choose to drive the trike from their homes to the nearby shopping plaza, which contains a movie theater, grocery store, restaurants, post office, etc. The home is a quick 20 minute drive to the beach or you can walk to catch public transportation.

The Unique Benefits at this Mobile Home:
This property has orange trees, grapefruit trees and a lemon tree all on the property. It has a sunroom and carport. The living room has comfy lazy-boy chairs and beautiful blinds to let in the gorgeous Florida sunshine. The area is safe, the neighbors are friendly and we keep all our things in nice condition.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Mary Jo's Sunshine Home - outside view

    Mary Jo's Sunshine Home - outside view

  • Dining Room of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

    Dining Room of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

  • Living Room of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

    Living Room of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

  • 2nd Bedroom of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

    2nd Bedroom of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

  • View from living room to dining room in Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

    View from living room to dining room in Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

  • Kitchen of Mary Jo's sunshine home

    Kitchen of Mary Jo's sunshine home

  • Entertainment Center/Living Room of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

    Entertainment Center/Living Room of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

  • Master Bedroom of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

    Master Bedroom of Mary Jo's Sunshine Home

  • Lanai (a.k.a. sunporch) and carport of Mary Jo's sunshine home

    Lanai (a.k.a. sunporch) and carport of Mary Jo's sunshine home

  • View looking at our orange tree while sitting in the living room.

    View looking at our orange tree while sitting in the living room.

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Tuesday, September 20, 2016

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    5
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Mobile Home
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Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 08/12/2016

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Mary Jo's Sunshine Home with Citrus Trees in Senior Park

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