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Location- Quaint Large Beach Front House- Historic Pass a Grille-with WiFi

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 28 nights

Overview

About the property

Beach front House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bath, (Sleeps 6) Large Deck

Welcome to our new spacious beachfront house on Historic Pass a Grille Beach, directly overlooking the glistening Gulf of Mexico. You will enjoy stunning sunsets and a magnificent moon lit ocean view. Call if you have any questions. 941-544-7440. Katie

The house is spacious (1400 square feet) Two bedroom two bathroom.) Very large living/dining area. All upscale furniture. Large deck with lots of comfortable seating.

What—Never heard of Pass-A-Grille Beach? Well, then, before we tell you about our house we’ll have to educate you about the first beach community on the Gulf of Mexico to be developed as a weekend get-away location for successful Tampa and Saint Petersburg residents.

The area is a small spit of land merely 31 blocks long and one block wide at the south end of St. Petersburg Beach, starting just south of the historic Don Cesar Hotel. Pass-A-Grille got its name from Cuban fishermen, called “Grillers,” who would camp on the island to smoke their catch of fish before heading home. As you traveled through the pass you could see their fires, hence the name Pass-A-Grille.

Pass-A-Grille is NOT your typical Florida “beachy” beach town with hotels, motels, swimsuit stores and fast food stores wall-to-wall, If you are looking for this, you’ll have to go further north, past the Don Cesar. Pass-A-Grille is more sedate with a convenient grocery, quaint shops, inviting bars and restaurants, and a more relaxed style. And, everything is within easy walking distance, because the blocks are short.

22 blocks of beachfront and walkway a few steps to a nearby dune walkover. Once you cross the dune you’ll be presented with a wide, sandy beach stretching in both directions. It's like having your own private beach. There are never big crowds. A locals secret.

You’ll find some good bars, restaurants, and ice cream shops on this (the west) side. The Hurricane Restaurant is one of the most popular places, and you’ll get a great view while sipping a drink at the third-floor bar. By the way, there are no high-rise hotels on Pass-A-Grille—there are a couple of 7-story condos, but that’s it—

Or, walk one block to the other (east) side of the island, where you can dip a line in the water, arrange a fishing charter or scenic cruise, or merely stroll along the marine sites to some rather excellent restaurants. .

Less than an hour from the many attractions in Tampa and St. Petersburg. Our house is 2 blocks from the southern end of the island, and as close to “on the beach” as you can get. To the west there is the Gulf of Mexico, the beach, the street, and our house.

Keywords: House, ocean front, beach front, gulf view, quaint town, historic district, upscale, private, walk to shops and restaurants, fishing, public transportation, pass a grille.

I also have a one bedroom apartment above the garage. Check it out if I don't have availability here or you need a smaller place. #998630. Call me directly if you have further questions. 941-544-7440

More Details

Property Manager
Katie Kerr
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 2, 2017

Why Katie Kerr chose Pass-a-grille

We love Pass A Grille. We owned a condo 3 blocks away since 2011. We live 30 minutes away and love spending the summer at the beach. We just sold it recently and bought this house. We hope you enjoy it as much a we are going to. Please feel free to call with any questions.

941-544-7440

Katie

What makes this house unique

Paddle boarding on the beach. There is a company that will bring the paddle boards to your door. People watching from the patio. We are located in the heart of pass a grille. You can walk or bike to everything. Their is a local trolley that can take you all the way to Clearwater beach( can even take bike on trolley). No car is needed.

Amenities

Pass-a-grille House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • 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 ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Door to the bedroom and separate door to living room
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleep sofa in living room. Sleeps 2
  • King size beds (1) Master bedroom- 400 thread count sheets, Queen size Beds (1) Guest bedroom-400 thread count sheets, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa pulls out to a queen bed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • 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
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach chairs, Beach Umbrella, Beach Towels Provided

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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Location- Quaint Large Beach Front House- Historic Pass a Grille-with WiFi
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5

If you are looking for the perfect location...

  • 5 of 5

LOVE this house and location. Seriously, you could not ask for a better place to spend a peaceful time on Pass-A-Grille beach. I was fortunate to have spent time in this house years ago... it was a quaint (but dark) beach house.... I had already heard that the new owners had remodeled so I was nervous that it would have lost the old beach house feel. OMG! The changes were dramatic and yet so charming and so perfect... the house is bright and light and the new deck wonderful... I am pretty sure we were the envy of other vacationers walking by, as we sat out on the deck, at sunset, with our cocktails. I spent everyday on the beach and it was so nice being able to walk back to the house for a cold drink or snack then back out to the beach. Since the house is at the end of PAG you almost have the beach to yourself (it feels that way). If you like to fish you have several choices within a block... go one way and you fish off the seawall, go another way... you have the jetty with an area just for fishing or just fish from the beach. We found hundreds of shells (even VERY large ones), we found sand dollars, I swam with a manatee, watched dolphins everyday, walked to PAG villiage for ice cream and dinner and shopping, snorkeled, visited the Merry Pier where you can catch the 'ferry' to Shell Island or take a sunset cruise or fishing boat, fed the birds (only if you are brave), watched the sunrise behind the house and the sunset off the front, hung out with locals, and NEVER wanted to leave!!! We will be back!!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Alex, Thank you so much. We want everyone who comes and stays at our home to have your experience. PAG is such a wonderful community. All of our renovations have been with keeping the charm you described authentic but also current. We will continue to update and look forward to you seeing what we do next. Katie
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5

Dream house

  • 5 of 5

This house was the perfect place for our family of 5 including child to create lasting memories. The deck outside overlooking the beach is ideal, the 2nd bathroom even though it is only accessible from the outside worked out super well for showering after the beach when everyone came back at the same time. Kitchen has everthing you need to prepare meals, you can watch the sunset from the dining area, the separation of the bedrooms allows privacy, and I could go on raving. Would come back in a minute!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Barbara We are so glad you have a great vacation and enjoyed the new deck. We look forward to having you back Katie
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5

Amazing house at Pass-a-Grille beach in St. Petersburg

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous home across the street from Pass-aGrille beach. Close to Fort Desoto where kayaking, canoeing and fishing was available. Great get-away for families and couples with many restaurants available within walking distance. Terrific ice cream shop nearby for those hot summer days. Outside deck was beautiful and very comfortable to watch sunsets from everyday and if you like to see the sunrise it's within a 1/4 mile walk to the west. Home was beautifully furnished, clean and the kitchen had everything you would need to entertain a few guests for meals. Thank you Kate and Terry for sharing your amazing home with us. We are looking forward to our next visit with you and the family.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Leah, Thanks for the kind words. Can't wait for you and the family to come back Kate and Terry
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5

Awesome

  • 5 of 5

Very nice house. Super convenient, Very close to the beach. A great family time

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cute house, great area with gorgeous beach and fun restaurants

  • 5 of 5

House was cute, beautiful bay view and had what we needed to enjoy our week in Pass-a-Grille!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

Adorable home and the perfect location for a quiet get away!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Brandi, Thank you. Hope to have you back again Katie
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Map

Middle Grounds Grill
"Great Food"
Pass-a-grille Beach, St Pete, FL
"Piece of Heaven. Historic Town. Not over crowded. Locals Secret"
Pass-a-Grille Historic District
"Best Ice Cream ever. Quaint historic street full of nice shopping "
The Hurricane Seafood Restaurant
"Good food. Great location. Watch sunsets on the top. Tiki bar and live music"
Merry Pier
"Fishing Trips"
Shell Key Shuttle
"Nice boat ride"
Maritana Grille at The Don CeSar
"My favorite Restaurant. If you want a nice upscale meal. The chocolate reveil is the best"
Blue Fugu Japanese Steakhouse
"Outstanding. Sushi and Japanese Tableside Our favorite place to eat. Ask for Rolli to cook f..."
Busch Gardens
Shaner's Land & Sea Market
"Great local market"
Gigi's Italian Restaurant
"Great Pizza and Pasta"
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Tampa International
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
the Hurricane, Grace, Brass monkey
Nearest Beach
Pass a Grille
Nearest Point of Interest
Our Condo
Nearest Point of Interest
Hurricane Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Merry Peir
Nearest Point of Interest
Don Cesar
Nearest Point of Interest
Fishing Peir
Nearest Point of Interest
Local Market

Call with questions-941-544-7440

Kate

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $125
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.0%

Security Deposit- $500 Refundable then 100% 90 days prior
Our rates for a Holiday week are $1750 plus all other fees

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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