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- Minimum stay:7-30 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Dunedin “Cottage” has Everything Needed to Relax
Get away to a quaint, quiet, well-built bargain of a holiday cottage. You’ll likely want to read a book on the “dock” deck overlooking a tranquil pond that hosts a nearly private island.
The well-insulated newly-updated air-conditioned cottage accommodations include two comfortable queen size bedrooms, a bathroom with a beautifully tiled walk-in shower, a great room with hardwood floors and an HD TV and (free) high-speed internet, a lanai (aka Florida Room) for dining overlooking the pond, and a well-equipped kitchen (with an LP gas stove). The kitchen is equipped with an oven/stove & microwave, dishes & cooking utensils, full-size refridge & freezer, toaster & coffee maker.
All bath & bed linens provided. If you must do that load of laundry, you have access to a washer & dryer right near the kitchen.
The park has three swimming pools for your use, one of which is heated.
Within walking distance is the cozy Dunedin downtown area, where you’ll find art galleries, restaurants with patio dining and unique shops. Two public golf courses are nearby or get in your car for fun restaurants in Palm Harbor or Clearwater and nightlife in South Tampa, Ybor City and Hyde Park.
For the restless ones, the Tampa Aquarium, Tampa Zoo, Busch Gardens, Adventure Island and St. Pete Museums are easily accessible.
For physical exercise, pick-up the 54 mile Pinellas Trail just a short ½ mile bike ride from the cottage or drive 10 minutes to the famous Clearwater Beach or Honeymoon and Caladesi Island State Parks for beaching, swimming, snorkeling, sailing, wind-surfing, jet-skiing and kayaking.
The Dunedin area enjoys near perfect weather, with an average winter high of 80 degrees and a winter low of 62 degrees. Average rainfall is 50 inches per year with the usual summertime afternoon showers.
Back at the cottage around sunset, enjoy dinner at a picnic table at the island pavilion overlooking the water. This little get-away is a refreshing alternative to the crowded high-rise condos.
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Member since: 2014
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Not Suitable For Children
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Near The Ocean:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items:
- Deck / Patio:
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 30 - Oct 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Nov 1 - Apr 28, 2018
30 night min stay
Apr 29 - Nov 3, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
30 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $99
- Cleaning $100
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Tax Rate 12%
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Rate discounts are available for rentals of 6 months or longer.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: Greg travels abundantly doing his dream job, and I get to tag along (often to really wonderful places) ... until sometimes I cough 'Uncle' and I retreat to La Petite Auberge Creamerie. Our primary residence is in the Atlanta area (although we both have our roots in the midwest) and we both love getting away to our 'cottage'.
Why the Owner Chose Lake Haven, Dunedin, FL, USA:
We've always wanted a little get-away near the beach - and this one provides us the best of all worlds: an easy car drive from Atlanta (and a hop, skip & jump to the Tampa airport), plenty of culture, shopping & activities, the Gulf breeze, beautifully renovated cottage, good amenities and affordability! We'd love to share it with you.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Quietude, solitude, comfort, informal living, affordability, convenience, and close proximity to any beach/water/outdoor activity you would want! Best of all, no elevators and noisy neighbors!
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Comfy Adirondack Chairs for early sunrise viewing or shaded cocktails at dusk.
The bridge across the road to our 'nearly' private island
'Curt' our pet Heron.
'Wayne-ski the Crane-ski'
Curt is extra friendly.
Lanai multi-purpose room
East-facing deck catches the morning sunrise and the afternoon shade.
Washer/dryer & wash tub area just off kitchen.
Well-lighted kitchen is well-equipped, clean & efficient.
Our 'nearly' private island (community pavilion shared with the park residents)
Taking a rest during a bike ride on the Pinellas Trail
Breakfast on Tiki Isle
We highly recommend Clearwater Beach Segway Adventures - a great way to tour.
Our 'Captain's Mess Hall'!
Tiled bath - walk-in shower - well lighted
Main Living Area includes breakfast bar and computer desk
Lanai, Dining Room - all purpose room. Table opens to seat 8
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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