About the property
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay5 nights
House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)
Charming vintage home in Historic Northeast neighborhood! Close to Downtown St. Pete - near shopping, restaurants, museums, sightseeing, freeway entrance, Tropicana Field and more. This is a lovely 2-story home with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, dining room and den, lovingly renovated and newly furnished. Central A/C system, all new appliances - gas stove, stainless steel refrigerator, flat screen tv, queen-sized bed in each of the bedrooms. Comfortably spacious to allow you to relax at "home" when you're not out sightseeing and enjoying all that St. Pete and Florida has to offer. There's everything you need to make this your "home away from home".
Centrally located off 4th Street North, you are minutes to Downtown St. Pete - Baywalk, The Pier, Salvador Dali Museum, Beach Drive, and the waterfront for shopping and dining. You are within 20 minutes by car from the Tampa Airport. Tropicana Field, home of the Rays, is in Downtown St. Pete, and Tampa is close for the Bucs and Lightning fans. Busch Gardens is 30 minutes away, and Disney/Epcot/Universal/Sea World is1.5 hours away. 4th Street is home to quaint little shops and restaurants - from fast food to fine dining.
Enjoy a relaxing way of life!
Keywords: Single Family Home, 2-story house, cottage, carriage house, vacation rental, bungalow, home
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- Response time:
- within a few days
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 09, 2018
I also own and operate vacation rentals in Oahu, Hawaii.
Thomas purchased this House in 2003
Why Thomas chose Saint Petersburg
I grew up in the neighborhood and my mother lives in the same neighborhood.
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Enjoyable quaint home in Old N.E. St. Pete!
We enjoyed our stay in this very clean quaint house. It's and old house, but with some newer upgrades. Great location, pretty landscaped, AC works great, new washer and dryer, and very nice kitchen. As with any 100 year old home, there is a couple quirks, but we felted it added character and charm to our stay.
Lovely gem in a great neighborhood!
It was a wonderful and relaxing vacation. We enjoyed every minute of this quaint, historic home. We will definitely rebook with this owner in the future. The house was pristine and we saw no signs of mold or broken tiles anywhere. I brought my elderly father with me and he was very comfortable in the whole house. There was never an issue with the placement of the washer and dryer....while we were sitting outside, we always knew when our laundry was done!!!!
It was close to a lot and clean. Loved the location perfect for my elderly father.
It was a wonderful vacation we enjoyed our stay. The rental was clean and equipped with everything we needed.
Not as advertised and not worth the cost
This property at best can be best described as shabby. The bathroom was tiny, shower tilted, tiles on the floor broken in pieces, and missed being cut when we stepped on it. Bedroom is small with the ‘furnace” in the closet which was loud all the time as we had to have heat on because of the weather. The one vent in the bedroom was apparently the only one that worked properly so the rest of the house was freezing . The front door didn’t open or close properly and the bottom step was broken so it could not be used. The back door railing and steps were rusted and falling apart. Washer and dryer were outside in the back. The TV had only very basic channels and it was in the freezing living room. This was not as described and definitely NOT worth the money . The only good thing was there were no bugs, except in the shavings in the drawers, which we could not put our clothes in. It’ also was surface clean except for fireplace, window sills which were moldy. The location was convenient. This was our first experience with HomeAway and it will be our last. The previous comments had to be written by friends who never actually rented there. The owner was in Hawaii.
Dear VRBO/Homeaway Renters,
Please don't let this lady who wrote this review under husbands name lead you to not use VRBO/Homeaway. We have been renting our properties in Hawaii and Florida for close to 15 years and every once in a while you run into a person who seems to find fault with everything and can't enjoy themselves. This review is riddled with misleading remarks and deceit. If these were all issues that concerned her, then why didn't she contact us about them during her 20 day stay? Not once did she call or email us with her concerns so that we could take action. She did find the time to email us to accuse us of overcharging her, but when we provided proof that she was wrong, she did not even have to courtesy to respond or apologize. There are two bathrooms. Yes small but fine. Tiles are not broken. It is not a furnace, it is central HVAC. Excuse me but aren't all HVAC located in the house? It is as noisy as a brand NEW 18 SEER unit can be! Vents work everywhere but the house is a Historic Craftsman which wasn't insulated very well some 60 years ago and this couple arrived in a freezing stretch in Florida which is anything but typical. Unfortunately, I am not in charge of Mother Nature. It has a great washer/dryer on the back porch which is covered and in great Florida weather, there is absolutely nothing wrong with having your washer and dryer outside. The 55 inch Flat TV has Direct TV Cable with NFL Red Zone and a great channel selection. I am not sure what else you need. The cleaning lady was there when they arrived early and we accommodated them by allowing them to check-in early. We then had to purchase her a hair dryer and show them how to use the internet. Everyone involved in going out of their way to assist this couple were taken aback by their sense of entitlement. They were rude and non appreciative. We strive to provide a great product and have an overwhelming history of great reviews by happy travelers. Please look at our other properties and do your own research and do not listen to a petty person who is not happy while on vacation. This is a cute cottage with a new home in the back landscaped with new Zoysia grass and palms. My family and I stay at this house every time we are in Florida (which is multiple times during the year) to visit my mom and friends who live in the area, so we make sure that the home is well taken care of. Choose to live a happy life! I do!
We had a great time!
We had a great time and it fit our needs perfectly. Nice little house in a great neighborhood - only thing is the pictures shown don't do it justice.
Paradise in St. Petersburg!
We spent a delightful month at this VRBO. The house is in a great location, central to downtown and all that St. Petersburg has to offer. There is a very nice park within a 5 minute walk and the beaches are 15 minutes by car. Plenty of restaurants and a Starbucks is just around the corner. The house was clean and well appointed and as a bonus there is a shaded patio out back. Sunken Gardens a hidden gem is just down the street and I'd highly recommend a visit. This house is a good choice if you want to be near the action but still want peace and quiet!
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
30% due to reserve with the balance due 60 days prior to arrival.