About the property
- Townhome1250 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay4 nights
2BR+/2.5BA – Sleeps 5-6 Part of a Caribbean Style Beach Resort
The ground floor includes a 2-car garage and a walk out to the water.
The first floor includes a newly furnished living room and dinning room with a 50 inches plasma TV a DVD player and a king size convertible sofa bed. The dinning room includes a large table sitting six people. The first floor also includes a modern kitchen with four new appliances (refrigerator, dishwasher, stove and microwave oven) and all the required utensils, kitchen accessories and cookware for a comfortable and luxurious living. This floor also includes a two-piece washroom and a washer and dryer. Two large covered balconies (7x15 feet) with tiles on the floor complement the first floor. One balcony provides an amazing view of the water and mango forest at the back of the house with complete privacy while the other provides a magnificent view of the Bahia Beach Blvd at the front. Both balconies have large patio tables and comfortable chairs for dining and enjoying the view.
The second floor includes the master bedroom with high vaulted ceilings, a new king size bed, a large dresser, a 32 inches flat TV, two large walk in closets and a large full size bathroom equipped with towels, magnified mirror and other accessories for your convenience. The large (7X15 feet) covered balcony with floor tiles is equipped with comfortable patio chairs and a table providing an amazing and relaxing view of the ocean and mango conservation area. Its southern exposure provides a lot of sun during the winter and shade during the summer. The second bedroom with high vaulted ceilings includes two double beds and a 32 inches flat TV, a full bathroom, a walk in closet and a balcony overlooking the Bahia Beach Blvd.
- Free high-speed wireless internet,
- Free cable TV with hundreds of channels,
- Free local and long distance phone calls,
- Modern fans in all rooms,
- Walk in closets in all rooms, and
- New Baby Crib and High Chair
Strictly nonsmoking and no pets allowed.
The resort includes one-half mile white-sand beach with free lounge chairs and umbrellas where you can enjoy the sun and admire the beautiful sunsets or play beach volleyball or racquetball.
The resort also includes 3 large heated swimming pools with 2 hot tubs, an outdoor fireplace, an outdoor fire pit, a spa & beauty salon, 2 marinas with slips and a long boardwalk with a 250 feet fishing pier.
The resort has two restaurants. One fine dining restaurant with inside and outside seating and a tropical beach tiki bar where you can have your breakfast and lunch or enjoy your supper with amazing daily sunsets and different music bands every night. The second restaurant has a bar and a nice patio under the trees and next to the swimming pool. Bring your own fish and they will be happy to cook it for you.
There are 4 night-lit tennis courts with gallery seating, 2 fully equipped fitness facilities, a basketball court, children's play ground and a shuffle board.
Nature lovers can enjoy a canoe ride watching the dolphins and matinees swimming alongside.
The resort also provides Boating, Kayaking, Jet Skis, Fishing, Charter Boats, Eco-Tours, Paddle Boats, Hobie Cat, Wind Surfing and other amenities.
The Interstate 75, which will bring you to any destination up and down the West Coast of Florida, is only 5 minutes away. The Tampa Airport and Sarasota International Airports are 35 minutes away.
If you want you can visit Orlando and Disney World attractions, which are only about 80 min. away.
For grocery shopping, there is a modern supermarket a few minutes from the resort.
This is an “undiscovered” tropical resort, which is minutes from Downtown Tampa where you can enjoy the excitement of the Ybor City, Extraordinary Shopping, Grand Sporting Events, Spectacular Concert Performers, Theater and Galleries, and all types of dining experiences. For children and adults there is the Famous Lowry Zoo, and amusement parks such as Busch Gardens and the Mosi Science Museum.
It is one of those rare places that you can go to and stay on the resort enjoying all its amenities or, you can enjoy it with the excitement of dining, shopping and entertainment available in the city of Tampa (30 min), Brandon (20 min), Bradenton (30 min), Clearwater (60 min), St. Petersburg (40 min), Sarasota (30 min), Sun City (10 min) Apollo Beach (10 min), Ellenton Outlet Mall (15 min) and Disney World (about 80 min).
Riverside Golf Course (15 min)
Club Renaissance (15 min)
Apollo Beach Golf Club (10 min)
This is really the resort that you can combine a peaceful lifestyle with entertainment as well as shopping! You can enjoy all of the above and then you can return to the quiet, beautiful Little Harbor hideaway to unwind.
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- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 25, 2018
About Mary Yousif
We bought and furnished our townhome to be used as the vacation place for our family. Our kids and we plan to enjoy it when we can for part of the year and the remaining time we will offer to others to enjoy it too. The home is furnished with the most luxurious furniture, electronics and kitchen accessories for a very comfortable and enjoyable stay.
Mary Yousif purchased this Townhome in 2012
Why Mary Yousif chose Ruskin
From our first visit we enjoyed the relaxing atmosphere, the amazing sunsets, the variety of amenities and the proximity of the resort to the shopping centers, entertainment and golf courses.
What makes this Townhome unique
We love the Caribbean landscape, the sandy private beach, the amazing sunsets, the restaurant with the live music entertainment, the facilities of the resort and its proximity to all major attractions in Florida.
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
When my family and I arrived to the property we were pleasantly surprised. It looked nice from the pictures, but was much nicer than we expected in person. It was peaceful and I felt very much at home. The private beach was amazing as we got to see the dolphin swimming. The overall experience is one that my family and I will treasure.
St. Louis, MO
Nice Townhouse--Great Location
We are a family of 6 (4 children 12, 10, 8, and 6) and staying at this townhouse was very comfortable for all. Check-in was easy and we got a detailed tour of the property. There were 3 TVs and the Wifi was superb. We were provided with everything we needed. We were a 5 minute walk from a private beach/pier. Great sunsets! The location is private and easy to get to with several restaurants a short drive away. Drive to I-75 was 10-12 minutes. We enjoyed our week stay--we were very pleased and our children were very happy. Thanks!
The two bedroom townhouse was very comfortable and had all the comforts of home. The location was convenient and close to beach and shopping. The pools were nice and clean and the sunset grill located on the property was very good. The view of the canal off the deck was great. We will definitely visit again. Unit has a lot of steps.
Thanks Brad for your nice review. It is also our pleasure when our guests are happy. The access to three different pools and hot tubs give our quests choices that can satisfy every need. The Sunset Grill with its excellent menu, the tropical beach tiki bar, the amazing sunsets and live music can provide enjoyable and memorable evenings year round. Given that our property is a town home and not a condominium in a big building there are a dozen steps to get to the first and second floors that provide excellent views of the water and mangrove forest. Thanks again for your comments. It will be our pleasure to have you back. Mary Yousif
Clean, comfortable and spacious!
We had an amazing time! The property was very clean, comfortable, spacious and had everything we could possibly need. We enjoyed the beach and the pool by The Hooks restaurant. Amazing view of the sunset!!!
Thanks Lelia for your nice comments. I am glad that you and your family enjoyed our town home, the private beach and one of the three swimming pools which is also close to the water. I tend to agree that the sunsets are amazing and different every night depending on the clouds on the horizon. This is what we are looking forward every time we visit Little Harbor ourselves especially when we combine it with a drink at the tropical beach tiki bar at the Sunset Grill. Mary Yousif
This house was the perfect setting for a reunion trip with the girls! The house had everything we needed and was tucked away in a perfect setting. The condo was clean and the layout was perfect. We enjoyed spending our night cooking dinner and relaxing. Would definitely recommend!
I am glad that you and your girlfriends enjoyed our town home. This is our home and we want our guests to feel like home. We, and our property manager Vincent, put extra effort to welcome our guests and provide them a clean and comfortable place to enjoy their stay as much as possible. Thanks for your nice comments and for spending the time to submit a review. Mary Yousif
Best of Both Worlds
My mother & I savored each day of our month-long stay in this pristine town home tucked away in its extraordinary setting. Literally, the best of two worlds: the solitude of a private residence, with all the amenities of an exclusive beach resort. We took full advantage of the members only white sand beach & harbor pools. In the evenings, we'd gaze at the beautiful sunsets, sipping cocktails, while enjoying nightly live music at the beach front Tiki Bar. St Petersburg, Gulf Port, Sarasota & Bradenton are artistic & enriching communities close at hand - museums, street fairs & restaurants abound. Vincent, the property steward, is a true gem; who readily assumed the role of concierge. If you choose to vacation here, you won't be disappointed!
Thanks Linda for your lovely comments about our town home and the resort. I am glad that you and your mom enjoyed your stay at our place. I am also glad that you took advantage of all the amenities provided by the resort and visited the surrounding communities. With help from Vince, we take great care of our town home as it is our future retirement home. We like to keep it clean, organized and safe. You said it all. We would love to have you back next year. Thank you for staying in our town home and for writing a great review. Mary Yousif
The Interstate 75, which will bring you to any destination up and down the West Coast of Florida, is only 5 minutes away. The Tampa Airport and Sarasota International Airports are 40 minutes away. If you want you can visit Orlando and Disney World attractions, which are only 1 hr 20 minutes away. For grocery shopping, there is a modern supermarket 3 minutes drive from the resort. This is an “undiscovered” tropical resort, which is minutes from Downtown Tampa where you can enjoy the excitement of the Ybor City, Extraordinary Shopping, Grand Sporting Events, Spectacular Concert Performers, Theaters and Galleries, and all types of dining experiences. For children and adults there is the Famous Lowry Zoo, and amusement parks such as Busch Gardens and the Mosi Science Museum. It is one of those rare places that you can either stay on the resort enjoying all its amenities or, you can enjoy it with the excitement of dining, shopping and entertainment available in the city of Tampa (30 min), Brandon (20 min), Bradenton (30 min), Clearwater (50 min), St. Pete (40 min), Sarasota (30 min), Sun City (10 min), Apollo Beach (10 min), Ellenton Outlet Mall (15 min), and Disney World in Orlando (1 hr 20 min). Three golf courses are close by: Riverside Golf Course (15 min) Club Renaissance (15 min) Apollo Beach Golf Club (10 min) This is really the resort that you can combine a peaceful lifestyle with entertainment as well as shopping! You can enjoy all of the above and then you can return to the quiet, beautiful Little Harbor hideaway and unwind.
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