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The peaceful, lovely bayou and winter home for the manatees

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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

3 bedrooom, 2 bathroom house with private pool. Block from bayou.

Beautiful 2,100 square foot craftsman home located minutes from the Whitcomb Bayou - home of the manatee. Fully furnished with a private, lush backyard and pool, this comfortable home has 3 bedrooms, family room with 52' HDTV, fully-stocked eat-in kitchen, formal dining room, and living room. The screened lanai, overlooking the backward, is perfect for cocktails or bbq dinners. You'll be in walking distance to quaint downtown Tarpon for shopping and dining, the Sponge Docks to experience Tarpon's authentic Greek heritage and the Pinellas Trail for walking, jogging, biking and peaceful strolls. In addition, beautiful beaches are within 2 miles, fishing and boating of all types are nearby, tennis courts and golf courses are a few miles away.

Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 2100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    Large comfortable house with a yard for children to play in....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is not permitted anyone in the house or anywhere on the property...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    new full-size futon sofa...moreless

  • Bedroom 1 and 2 have new beds and very comfortable mattresses. Bedroom 3 is an office/bedroom. It is a comfortable futon full-size bed. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Comfortable home close to Sunset Beach, Clearwater and St. Petersburg. Perfect for relaxing, swimming, boating, fishing, exploring history and shopping. Tarpon Springs is an historic town with a large Greek community and excellent restaurants. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    A short walk to historic downtown Tarpon Springs for shopping, antique treasure hunting, dining and entertainment....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    A short walk to the peaceful bayou. Great for fishing, boating, strolling and jogging....moreless

  • Village:

    The world-famous Sponge docks are nearby. A fun, interesting place to wonder. The streets are filled with a variety of restaurants from authentic Greek to local seafood. A must try - Greek baklava! ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    In front of house....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    A complete set of dishes, utensils, serving pieces and Calphalon cookware....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Remodeled in an arrangement suitable for a chef....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator:

    Full size refrigerator with water and ice dispenser...moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Rentals nearby...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Public golf courses and PGA course at Innesbrook Country Club within 5 miles...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals nearby...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden

Pool / Spa

 

Reviews

Write a review 3.9
from 17 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2016 holiday/2017
Nov 20 - Jan 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$160
$1,100 $4,300
Stallone 2017
Feb 1 - Mar 15, 2017
5 night min stay
$130
spring 2017
Mar 16 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$140
$940 $3,800
winter 2018
Nov 20 - Apr 30, 2018
2 night min stay
$160
$1,000 $4,200
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$135
$900 $3,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Cleaning Fee $150
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250

Notes:

Check in is 4 pm. Check out is 10 am.


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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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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21 Unavailable
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tampa
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
public
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sunset Beach

The Sponge Docks are a fun, interesting place for a leisurely stroll. Great Greek food and pastries

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We enjoy our time in Tarpon Springs playing tennis, running on the bayou, kayaking and exploring the variety of restaurants. Because of the nature of our work we travel between Tarpon Springs and Southern California. We wanted to share the loveliness of the area with other visitors.

Why the Owner Chose Tarpon Springs, FL, USA:
The authenticity of the home is charming. It's has many original features from when the house was built 100 years ago, but updated to make it a comfortable place for vacationing.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We love the proximity to the bayou. It's a relaxing environment that is also perfect for recreational activities. The neighborhood is quiet.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

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Photos

  • The peaceful, lovely bayou and winter home for the manatees

    The peaceful, lovely bayou and winter home for the manatees

  • Comfy family room with 52' tv

    Comfy family room with 52' tv

  • Screened lanai for dinner, games and relaxing

    Screened lanai for dinner, games and relaxing

  • Formal dining room

    Formal dining room

  • upstairs bedroom

    upstairs bedroom

  • Beautifully built  craftsman home a short block from the bayou

    Beautifully built craftsman home a short block from the bayou

  • A great place to relax

    A great place to relax

  • Cozy eat-in kitchen, complete with everything for a gourmet meal.

    Cozy eat-in kitchen, complete with everything for a gourmet meal.

  • Your private backyard pool for relaxing amongst the lush Florida foliage

    Your private backyard pool for relaxing amongst the lush Florida foliage

  • Downstairs master bedroom with new queen-size bed and mattress

    Downstairs master bedroom with new queen-size bed and mattress

  • Downstairs full bathroom

    Downstairs full bathroom

  • Lovely front porch for relaxing, reading, enjoying the late afternoon breeze

    Lovely front porch for relaxing, reading, enjoying the late afternoon breeze

  • Strolling, jogging, kayaking, fishing - just a walk away

    Strolling, jogging, kayaking, fishing - just a walk away

  • A short walk to quaint downtown Tarpon and the historic Sponge Docks

    A short walk to quaint downtown Tarpon and the historic Sponge Docks

VRBO #672510

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Friday, December 09, 2016

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