Great 2017 Rates - Original Beach House with Modern Conveniences(50 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)
Our home -- with it's fabulous location, modern conveniences and rustic charm -- is unmatched from others on St Pete Beach. We are walking distance to hotels, restaurants and shopping, while nestled less than 30-seconds from the sand and surf.
Even the locals are charmed when they walk into the home. Built on Jan. 12, 1933 with tongue-in-groove wood floors, walls and ceilings, the home captures the nostalgia of beach living with all the upgrades of today's comforts.
Come to our home and experience 7 miles of public beach to explore. Hunt for sea shells, enjoy a leisurely swim, fish if you feel like it. Walk out the front door and see brilliant sunrises to your left, spectacular sunsets to your right. You’ll find the perfect combination of sand, sea and sky at this destination.
We've also found our home to be perfect for parents and family members of a wedding party that want a home base to help coordinate but able to relax between festivities, this is your place! The home is a quiet retreat so we do not allow parties or large gatherings at the property. We even had folks come back to stay for their anniversary!
This two-story beach house includes 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths with a large deck and gas grill for cookouts under the night sky. The master bedroom on the second floor has a private balcony for two and the back garden has a second patio area suitable for sunbathing or just relaxing. And talk to us if you are interested in pool access.
For guests that may need to work while they're away, we have an in-home office that includes a phone/printer/scanner/copier and high speed Wi-Fi. Please contact us if you need more information as we offer additional work-from-home capabilities.
Easy stroll to Dolphin Village for groceries or to drop in to a CVS drugstore. Across the street is a popular pancake house, a well-known dinner spot and a liquor store .
The beach also has free transportation services and if you want to explore, a trolley stop is few steps from our front door to take you wherever you want to go.
The home has been in our family for over 60 years and holds a special place in our hearts. We still live on the beach and make sure this charmer is kept in excellent condition for our guests' enjoyment.
Keywords: beach, charm, quaint, character, cozy
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Member since: 2010
- 1400 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- CD Player
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer:
- Covered Parking:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Winter 2016 / 2017
Nov 1 - Apr 30, 2017
7 night min stay
May 1 - May 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Summer / Fall 2017
Jun 1 - Oct 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Powerboat P1 USA Superstock
Jun 17 - Jun 23, 2017
7 night min stay
Winter 2017 / 2018
Nov 1 - Apr 30, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee (1x) $150
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Tax Rate 13%
Recommendations: We prefer check or e-check so there isn't a credit card fee charged to your stay.
Preferred check-in day is Saturday.
Discounts: We also offer discounts for guests staying longer than 7 nights. Please contact for specifics.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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This is one of my favorite places to go when I want a change of pace. It's a great place to walk, rollerblade, bicycle, kayak, windsurf or kiteboard. I strongly encourage everyone to make the most of this park, you can read more about it here: http://www.pinellascounty.org/park/05_ft_desoto.htm...MoreCollapse
I know that most of our guests come here for the beach, but if you feel inclined to visit some of the local cultural spots, this is a good place to start. The world famous Salvador Dali Museum is located here - their new museum location is opening January 2011. Dale Chihuly has a fantastic glass artwork exhibit at the Morean Art Center downtown. Downtown also has the Museum of Fine Arts, the Mahaffey Theatre, the American Stage Theatre Company and many other worthwhile facilities. For a small city, the downtown is actually quite fun and we've really been happy with the number of new and interesting restaurants that have popped up....MoreCollapse
Beach, Stand Up Paddling, Kiteboarding
Year Purchased: 1951
About the owner: I am a beach girl in my heart, love swimming in the Gulf of Mexico, walks on the beach, fantastic sunsets, and the sand between my toes. This home has been in our family for over 60 years and we are delighted to share it with our guests. We think you'll find it as special as we do.
Why the Owner Chose Saint Pete Beach, FL, USA:
It's one-of-a-kind home! It offers a quiet retreat moments from a pristine beach and nestled among all the great attractions - giving you the best of both worlds. It is a true beach home with all the comforts of today's living. Spend your day with sand in your toes or read a book on the back deck after a morning swim. In the evening, take a stroll to the local restaurant for dinner and ice cream. But don't miss the sunset! They are spectacular and no one is the same!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
This is a well-cared for and loved home that has been in our family for more than 60-years. We want you to have that home away from home feeling when you stay here. We are close to everything so enjoy walking everywhere you need to go. And given our great location, we have many families stay with us as a retreat from all the wedding activity at the hotel; it's great for those looking to relax throughout all the celebrations!
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Living Room from stairs
Well equipped kitchen with updated appliances
Den with plasma TV
Downstairs Guest Bedroom with double bed
Upstairs Master Bedroom with queen bed and balcony
Modern Beach House
Living Room with beam ceiling
Sit here as your food cooks on the grill
Have coffee on front bench in the morning
Up and over the walkway to the beach
Living Room from above - ceiling is two stories high at peak
Dine surrounded by greenery (and fish)
French windows through to dining room
Work area in downstairs bedroom (fully equipped, just bring your own laptop)
Upstairs guest with two twin beds
An original beach house experience - how it looked in the 1960's
Back of house with deck
Upper balcony off of master bedroom
Don't forget to take time to watch beautiful sunsets
Spend evenings outside
Walkover to beach just steps from front door
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Sunday, January 22, 2017
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