Family and Pet Friendly Beach Cottage W/Pool in Quaint Seaside Village
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- Minimum stay:7-31 nights
- Property type:Bungalow
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
This is not your typical rental with hand-me-down everything. From the moment you walk in, you will feel at home in this cozy beach cottage. Recently upgraded, this lavishly redone home has a spacious master suite with jetted tub and stall shower, plus sliding doors to the salt-water, solar-heated pool. The master has received a new loveseat, two chairs, a coffee table, and a dressing table, plus a huge Tommy Bahama armoire. Relax in the large living room with wide-screen TV and electric fireplace (no mess, just ambience!), do some quiet reading in the cozy office, or hang out in the sun/dining room with your morning java & paper. The roomy second bedroom has its own private bath with tub shower. Both bedrooms have new bed covers. Our small office has a desk, wi-fi, and a 3 in 1 printer. There is also a very comfy loveseat, which can be converted into a twin-size bed by adding the 3rd. section. The kitchen has the latest appliances and is well equipped for those who like to cook. New dishes, cutlery, cookware, utensils, and blender have been added. Don't care to cook? There is a plethora of fabulous restaurants just three short blocks from your door. The lanai has many lounging chairs and a grill, plus lots of pool toys for kids & adults alike. Our front porch features a small seating area for two, plus a bistro table under the trees for al fresco dining. Our separate laundry is equipped with new washer, a dryer, iron and board. A quiet, safe getaway perfect for a couple or family where you can walk or bike to everything you need. PLEASE NOTE: DURING THE WINTER SEASON, WE RENT FOR 30 DAY PERIODS ONLY.
Member since: 2014
- 1600 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5
- Master suite has a king bed, new mattress, new coverlet & shams. There is a small sitting area with a loveseat, two chairs & a coffee table, and it looks out on the pool with sliding doors allowing direct access. There is also a dressing table, a large walk-in closet, and an ensuite bath. The second bedroom has a queen bed with new mattress, comforter, and shams. There is a good size closet and a wall-mounted TV along with dresser and night stands....moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Beach View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
The dining room has a glass top table with four newly upholstered chairs, plus 4 extra chairs. There is a baker's rack to hold additional items. There is also a CD player on a table in this room ...moreless
- Dining Room
- Seating for 4 people
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2017
30 night min stay
Apr 1 - May 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 1 - Oct 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2018
31 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $99
- Pet Fee $100
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Gulfport is a quaint beach community only 2.5 sq. miles in area. We are bordered by St. Pete beach on the west and St. Pete downtown on our east. St. Peterburg has numerous museums, including the largest collection of Salvador Dali in the world. Our little town has a lovely beach on Boca Ceiga Bay with two fishing piers, a playground, volleyball & basketball courts. The historic Gulfport Casino offers numerous dance lessons, dances, and performances. There are many restaurants along our beach front offering live entertainment, plus boutiques, galleries, and restaurants all within 3 blocks of our home. There are two small groceries within walking distance, several churches, the library, and the Gulfport Historical Museum. Gulfport Marina and Boca Ciega Yacht Club, plus two waterfront nature parks are a 10 min. walk. There is bus service within 2 blocks to both downtown St. Pete and St. Pete beaches, plus any major shopping areas. You are staying in a small beach enclave, home to many artists, with quiet brick streets where everyone walks or rides a bike, yet minutes away by car or bus to cultural and entertainment venues. 35 mins. to either Tampa or Sarasota, which offer additional entertainment options.
Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: My husband, Don, and I are a semi-retired and split our time between two homes in Florida and Colorado. We enjoy skiing, hiking, boating, fishing, attending theater, opera, ballet, and museums. We own a small camper and love to travel to new places and meet new friends. We strive to ensure that our guests feel as much at home as possible, and try to provide all the info they need to feel like a local almost immediately.
Why the Owner Chose Gulfport, FL, USA:
This sweet little cottage in a lovely quiet neighborhood is beautifully appointed, yet you can walk a block to the beach or 3 blocks to restaurants, pubs, and shops. Take a yoga class, get a massage, have your nails done, get your dog groomed, pick out a book at the library, have lunch on the beach, take a salsa lesson, ride your bike to the market, fish off the pier or just plain relax by our pool and read a book. You CAN have it all:)
The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
There are two good bikes on premises equipped with a lock, plus additional bike rentals are close by. Boat, kayak, and jet ski rentals are also close by. Bus transportation within 2 blocks to beaches and cities of St. Petersburg, Tampa & Sarasota.
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Street view looking towards beach just 1 1/2 blocks away!
Living room with wide screen TV
Master bedroom with king bed and down comforter.
Master bath with jetted tub and stall shower (off screen to left).
Half bath off living room.
Guest bedroom with queen bed
Kitchen with mostly new appliances, plus coffeemaker, toaster, blender, etc.
Small office has been re-done. New sofa, desk & 3-in-1 printer. New pix soon!
Pool deck with electric grill and patio seating. Surrounded by privacy fence.
Laundry with washer & dryer. New LG front loader added May 2015 (not shown).
Tristan welcomes you to your vacation home:)
Christmas is coming...door to small office on left.
Master sitting area with view of pool. Great spot to read a book.
Master dressing table with view of master bath
Master shower with rain shower head.
Sunny guest bedroom with TV
Dining Room with enough chairs to seat six.
State-of-the-Art convection microwave and electric range.
Pool with deck pavers and screen surround
Side yard on north of house
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016
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