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Gorgeous Sunsets from Home Away from Home Beachfront Condo

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 9 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

This non-smoking, no pet, beachfront condominium affords a beautiful view of the beach from inside the unit as well as from the wrap around balcony with 4 glass sliding doors into this 4th floor condo. The living space in the condo is over 1350 square feet. Whether your vacation choice is relaxation, sunning, shell collecting, bird watching, jogging on the beach or adventure, this place has it all. Previous guests have reported mating manatees and frolicking dolphins directly in the surf below. There are only 15 units in this beachfront complex with both covered and uncovered off-street parking. There is a pool on site with a tiki hut. This home away from home has a warm atmosphere with travertine floors and granite counter tops.

Accomodations include a king bed in the master bedroom, 2 twins, 1 with trundle in second bedroom and single twin with trundle in 3rd br. All of the trundles are pop up and allow for conversion to a king or can be kept separate for 2 twins.

Keywords: If you're looking for beautiful sunsets over the water from the privacy of your own living room, bedroom and wrap-around balcony, you have found the perfect spot. You can simply relax on the beach, swim, read a book from your private balcony, fish, snorkle, walk for miles down the white sandy beaches, collect shells, or if you are feeling adventurous there are oportunities for jet skiing, fishing, diving, parasailing, dolphin excursions, and more just a few minutes away. This fully furnished 3 bedroom, 2 bath "home away from home" is ideally located just 1 mile from Johns Pass, which has an old fanshioned board walk. You are walking distance from numerous shops and restaurants. There is a full size washer and dryer, 2 flat screen TV's with DVD players and all kitchen appliances, a blow dryer in each room and iron and ironing board. This condo is fully prepared so you can start enjoying your vacation from the moment you walk through the door.

More Details

Property Manager
Tammy King
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
July 29, 2017

About Tammy King

As a child we took summer vacations to the beach. I always dreamed that one day I would have a place to provide these memories to others. Sand between the toes and the heat of the sun makes everything better.

Tammy King purchased this condo in 2008

Why Tammy King chose Florida Central West

Great location, spectacular view from all rooms of the condo. Interior has since been renovated to provide a modern and relaxing ambiance.

What makes this condo unique

Wrap-around balcony with unobstructed sunset and beach views. You can also see the intracoastal waterway to the east and north.

Amenities

Madeira Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double vanity (two sinks) with plenty of counter space
    Second Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Both bathrooms have a second lockable door between the sinks and toilet/shower area for additional privacy and convenience
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Balcony access, very spacious, can easily fit cribs/play pen
    Second Bedroom - 2 twin/ single , Includes trundle bed, window
    Third Bedroom - 1 double , Includes trundle bed, window
  • King size beds (1), Double beds (1), Twin or Single beds (2) and trundle beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Condo unit has fewer units than many condo buildings in the area, making it a more quiet and relaxing destination. Trundle beds can be made into King-size beds or can remain separate, providing tremendous flexibility depending on your needs.

Reviews

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Gorgeous Sunsets from Home Away from Home Beachfront Condo
average rating of 4.5925927 based on 27 reviews
5

Great Condo

  • 5 of 5

The condo was great. Big enough for 6 adults. Love the location right on the beach and close to stores and restaurants. There were some minor cosmetic issues such as ripped shower curtain liner and sliding doors are hard to open and close. Loved the balcony...saw dolphins and great sunsets.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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We loved staying at Arena de Madeira! The view and the proximity to the beach was amazing!!

  • 4 of 5

There was plenty of room for the five of us. We were all very comfortable, however the trundle in the single guest room did not work. I loved cooking in the open concept kitchen. My one suggestion would be to get new pots and pans because they were teflon and scratched. At any rate we had a great time! We would definitely return!

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

We had a fantastic time on our vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The property offered many amenities that made our vacation much more comfortable. The size of the condo was great for the four of us. I'd have to say my favorite spot was the balcony.

I would most definitely stay there again

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Nice place nice location

  • 5 of 5

Nice place in a nice location close (walking distance ) to johns pass and restaurants in both directions. Comfortable and good size condo with new granite counters, baths and wonderful flooring, plenty of closet space . Wonderful wrap around balcony that overlooks gulf and sunsets . Dolphins were seen often swimming in the gulf from the balcony. Parking under unit as with most in the area. 7 foot clearance so if you have newer high conversion van you will have to park in guest spots . There are 7 guest spots available. Make sure you place guest pass in window as the building "parking czar" (a board member or official ) is out for blood . The unit parking guest passes were missing so we hand made a note and placed in window with unit number and missing pass explanation. The "parking czar" seemed to be satisfied with that. There was only one night the guest spots were completely full so I doubt it's a issue all that often . We did have guests over one day and one night for dinner . He was staring at us counting heads from his balcony while we enjoyed a day in the beach and pool. Awkward :/

Now working with the actual owner of the unit was simple and everything was provided as stated via email and text . Didn't have to contact for any reason except to inquire about possible rebooking . Only unit issues are the windows and sliding doors .. All were functional but are probably in need of being replaced in the entire building. You can hear some noise because of the windows condition but it didn't bother me at all . I didn't really notice and only one person in my party really mentioned hearing outside traffic at night in the back bedroom . The sliders were a little hard to work but again were functional . Overall they are just a little old and in need of upgrade . Also you have to be careful with main door if you have sliding doors open. It will slam shut if you don't hold it properly which I'm familiar with from experience. This is the case in any beachfront unit on the coast ;) Entire property kept nice and is cleaned a few times a week . Only thing that would be a nice addition is if the complex had a grill. Unit was spotless on arrival so cleaning personal are doing a great job :)

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Oneonta, AL
5

Loved this place!!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this condo for our trip and it was amazing!!! Tammy was great to work with and the place was perfect for us. It was clean, had lots of room and was very well stocked. We loved the location! It was so handy to all the places we wanted to visit. I would absolutely recommend this place to anyone wanting to visit this area.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wow!! What a Great Place!!!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Tammy for letting myself and my family stay in you beautiful condo! We had a blast! The condo is in great shape with exception that the master bathroom sink was slow to drain, noticed some ants on the counters in the kitchen( which being from Florida originally was not a big deal)the sliding glass doors to the balconies were hard to slide open. Also your guest book is full, could use a new one! The condo is on a beautiful beach that was hardly anyone on it when we were there, which made our trip that much more enjoyable! It was like having your own private beach! Places to go and eat are not that far from the condo either! Thank you again!! Looking forward to coming back and staying here again!!

  • Submitted: Dec 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
St. Pete-Clearwater: 14 mi, Tampa Int'l: 25 mi
Nearest Golf
3.5 Miles
The Tides Golf Club
Car: recommended

Enjoy dolphin watching, snorkeling, fishing, shell collecting, bird watching. parasailing, jetskiing and many more water sports just minutes away. Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, Raymond James Stadium (Tampa Bay Buccaneers), Tropicana Field (Rays Baseball), Amalie Arena (Tampa Bay Lightning), Tampa Convention Center, Straz Performing Arts Center, Florida Aquarium, Savidor Dali Museum, are all less than an hour away. Disney World and Universal Studios are only 90 minutes away.

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund