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Family-friendly holiday house on the Pinellas Trail - Townhouse 'Paradise' French

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Description

Townhouse 'Paradise' French

The residential is located at the Gulf of Mexico and comprises 15 private living units that are only partially rented.

The holiday house has been renovated and newly furnished in summer 2010. Weekly swimming pool and garden maintenance.

The spaciousness and 'Floridian atmosphere' of your holiday domicile will excite you. Or German manager is always available for you.


About the property

Townhouse 'Paradise'

The holiday home is located in a peaceful residential complex at the Gulf of Mexico. Only the Pinella Trail - used for exercise and leisure - separates the house from the ocean. From the living room and the balcony you overlook the Gulf of Mexico.

Equipment:

- Weekly swimming pool and garden maintenance

- Well maintained, pleasant neighbourhood and further holiday houses

- (Heated) swimming pool complex with children's pool and loungers

- Garage

- Floodlit tennis court (free of charge) - swings

- Living space on 2 levels; 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms per unit

- Sofa bed in the spacious living room

- Large open plan kitchen with breakfast bar

- The large living room offers a flat-screen TV with DVD and sound system; Wi-Fi internet

- Tasteful and convenient equipment that fits the standard of the house including all necessary household appliances. A large children's playground close by in Wall Springs Park.

4. Leisure activities

From the complex by car you easily reach Orlando with its world renowned amusement parks and Disney World within about 90 minutes.

The interesting trip to Cape Caneveral with a visit to the Space Centres you should plan about 2.5 hours travelling time.

The amusement parks Busch Gardens and Adventure Island (water park) in Tampa can be reached within about 45 minutes.

Who doesn't mind to travel further, can also visit Sarasota or the Everglades (about 3 hours). Miami can be reached within about 4.5 hours from Palm Harbour.

The beaches

In immediate vicinity of the 'Sherwood Lakes' complex, you find the following fantastic beaches:

- Sand Key (about 25 minutes) This beach is also part of a small state park.

- Clearwater Beach (about 20 minutes) Miles-long wide sandy beaches invite you for a walk.

- Honeymoon Island / Caladesi Island (about 15 minutes) Both beaches are part of a state park that over the last few years has been chosen several times to be one of the best. Unspoilt nature and crystal clear water invite you to relax.

- Fred Howard Park (about 15 minutes) Fred Howard artificially created this island with palm trees - ideal for swimming or fishing.

More Details

Owner
Thorsten Laabs
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french, german
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 28, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Tampa International Airport
Car: recommended

Palm Harbour is about 30 minutes Northwest from Tampa and the complex can be reached by car from the Tampa International Airport.

The complex of 'Sherwood Lakes' is located in a tranquil district of Palm Harbours, close to the Alt 19. Adjacent there is the Wall Springs Park, ideal for children, for walking or unwinding.

In the evenings, a walk to Crystal Beach, which is only few minutes away, is very pleasant to enjoy the memorable sunsets on the pier.

In the immediate vicinity, there is a supermarket. Several restaurants can also be reached on foot. Other shopping facilities as well as restaurants and a shopping centre are only few kilometres away on the US 19.

Towards the south, you can reach the Clearwater Beach within 20 minutes with the famous sandy beaches and after 20 more minutes you reach the pretty city of St. Peters burg.

Golf: Several beautiful, partly marvellous golf courses are very close to the complex. Only few minutes away there is the famous establishment 'Innisbrook', which also hosts the current professional PGA tour.

Available Rentals

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Amenities

Palm Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Child's Swing
  • Large Cooler
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The holiday house has been renovated and newly furnished in summer 2010. Weekly swimming pool and garden maintenance - In the residential you enjoy a well-maintained, pleasant neighbourhood. Here you find the private apartments of US Americans and Germans. The spaciousness and 'Floridian atmosphere' of your holiday domicile will excite you. Or German manager is always available for you.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.4 based on 10 reviews
5

Very nicely done condo in an excellant location!

  • 5 of 5

Super accommodating. Had a wonderful stay. Will stay again. Thank you!!!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. View is great and the pinellas trail is right there to bike ride or walk. Great location and a lot to do. Cindy

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cincinnati, OH
5

Great Place

  • 5 of 5

Paradise is the correct name for this condo. It is spacious, well maintained and beautifully furnished. The location is quiet and scenic off the back deck, yet it is convenient to grocery shopping and local restaurants. The only complaint we have is the slow and unreliable internet connection. Hope to go back next year.

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tecumseh
1

MOLD

  • 1 of 5

I don't typically write reviews but I think I must in this case. The condo was nice other than the fact that there was black mold under the sink in the kitchen. We were there for my sister to get treatment for Lyme disease and mold toxicity. We arrived late in the evening so we did not have time to find another place. We conferred with the Dr. treating my sister the next morning and he said absolutely do not stay in a place with visible mold. So I had to leave my sister at the clinic and go pack all or our things, find a new place and move us to new accommodations. The owners refunded the rest of our stay but were unwilling to waive the cleaning fee. Mold is a huge health risk and I would not recommend staying there if you are sensitive to mold. I didn't feel it was right to charge the cleaning fee for accommodations that should never have been rented out until the mold was eradicated.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

excellent

  • 5 of 5

Really gorgeous home. Had EVERYTHING you will need. Shops across the road. Seriously beautiful We will use again. Thankyou Just perfect for families or couples. Bikes in the garage Washer and Dryer. Beaches great. Towels etc xxx

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Toronto, Ontario
5

The perfect vacation rental for young families.

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough good things about this vacation rental....

The townhouse is spacious, extremely clean and the beds are comfortable. The rental is also very well equpped (just as described in the listing). Everything we needed was provided to us.

The main pool is steps away - clean, not heavily chlorinated and usually empty. The toddler pool was great for my 2 year old (although by the end of the trip she preferred to stay in the "big girl" pool with her 4 year old sister).

The complex is in a quiet residential area, but close to many attractions. Guenter, the property manager, is very knowledgeable and gave us many good suggestions on what to do. While we were there, we visited Clearwater Beach, explored Honeymoon Island, saw the manatees at Homossassa Springs (don't miss this one!), went for bike rides along the Pinellas Trail (good bikes and kid's seats provided), and ate greek food in Tarpon Springs.

We were really happy with this vacation rental and can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: May 5, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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