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Georgeous Water Getaway, Totally Renovated For Your Enjoyment

Bedrooms Studio
Space 322 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Sparkling Studio close to the beach , Quick Easy Assess, Quiet water View,

The address is #111 at 611 Destiny Dr, Ruskin, FL, 33570, A short two and one half minute walk to Bahia Beach, and The Sunset Grill.Completely furnished with modern Italian furniture, queen bed, tempurpedic mattress, chaise lounge, end tables, lamps, bistro dining set, 55" smart tv, Renbow vanity, high gloss white cabinet, brushed nickel fixtures, and over-sized tiled shower with room for 2, complete with a hand-held spray head and 3 spa-like body jets. Enjoy the peaceful canal view, watch the sunrise over the mango trees, and watch the dolphins, while relaxing on the patio. This condo comes with its own secure WIFI and the meticulous décor will take your vacation to a new level of enjoyment. The location of this condo on the canal side adds to the already quiet atmosphere of little harbor resort. Truly one of the most peaceful resorts that you will ever visit. With 2 pools, hot tubs, 2 restaurants, tennis courts, fitness center and a white sand beach, you will enjoy socializing with friends and viewing the spectacular sunset from the waterfront tiki bar. We only hope you will enjoy this beautiful resort as much as we have, and this condo is over the top. If you don't end up loving this place, we will be very surprised. Our manager will welcome you at the location and present the functions that this condo offers. He will also provide a great source of information about the area, so you can hit the ground running or just relax and soak up the luxury.

We look forward to making this one of the places you will never forget, one that you will want to visit again and again.


35 seconds to outdoor heated pool

45 seconds to main lobby and 24 hour coffee

90 seconds to second heated pool and Hooks Bar and Grill

90 seconds to exercise room

2.5 minutes to Sunset Grill and Bahia Beach

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2017

About Bob

I am a hardworking farm boy from Ohio, who enjoys the winter weather somewhere other than Ohio. I have stayed at this resort several times while visiting friends and family at Sun City Center, which is about 15 minutes away, and it offers everything you can want. Someday I am going to get up enough nerve to go deep sea fishing. The pier, the boats, the buildings, are all so warm and pretty.

Bob purchased this studio in 2015

Why Bob chose Florida Central West

When I saw this Condo I really had no intention of buying it. But it is just one of those places that doesn't leave your mind easily. I had met the previous owner the year before and we stayed in touch through out the year, so when I returned I made it a point to visit him and when he showed me his handy work, I fell in love with it.

What makes this studio unique

Most of the benefits are geared around the numerous amenities of the little harbor resort. It is extremely quiet and peaceful, but the really unique thing is this condo. There is nothing else like it here at little harbor, and there are a lot of nice places here. You will enjoy everything from the unique lighting to the awesome shower. Wish I was there right now.


Ruskin Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 322 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for children ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Over-sized tile shower, 3 Spa-like jets, with room for 2
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Tempurpedic mattress
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

Georgeous Water Getaway, Totally Renovated For Your Enjoyment
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 24 reviews

Wow! Such an amazing place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place for a weekend getaway. The unit is exactly as shown in the pictures, right down to the fun LED lights under the furniture. The furniture is sleek and modern, yet still very comfy. The mattress just sucks you in and the shower...oh that shower was amazing!

The fact that the fridge was large enough to hold some take out, bottled water and weekend cocktails was great! The dishes and basic utensils in the pantry were a great addition too.

Just outside the door is the canal, which made for a beautiful scene in the morning. Both pools were steps away and the fact that the resort has 2 restaurants within walking distance really allowed for us to enjoy the weekend without getting in our car. Make sure you enjoy the sunset too...perfect views!

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review. And please stay with us again
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Clean and tidy hotel room

  • 4 of 5

Fine for overnight, but go explore the greater area during daytime since there's not much doing at the facility -- e.g. rent kayaks and paddle 'round the mangrove islands at the mouth of the Little Manatee River immediately to the south.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Bob's place. It was clean, quiet and had scenic views very relaxing stay! I would definitely recommend his place to anyone! I would like to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We had a wonderful trip! Looking to book again next April with some friends :)

  • 4 of 5

When we arrived, the room looked just like the pictures! We loved being right near the water, pools, and beach! They even had a restaurant near one of the pools that would deliver to you poolside! The fishing and biking were also a plus. Overall, we had a wonderful trip! We will be looking to book again next April :)

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect spot!

  • 5 of 5

The room was clean, fun/modern decor, and a perfect spot in relation to water view, beach, pool, and food! I thoroughly enjoyed my stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Really glad you had a great time. And thank you for the wonderful review.
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Great location!! Beautiful surroundings!!

  • 5 of 5

  At first you feel like you're driving through this old little town that time forgot... You're not quite sure if you're heading on the right direction... and then you find yourself driving into a small hidden paradise!!  The surruounding areas are very welcoming and peaceful, and the water sceneries are just breathtaking!!

  Checking in was quick and painless, although that was expected, since most of the legwork was previously completed online.  The best "feel-good" moment is when you walk into the room for the very first time!  My wife and I high-fived each other, realizing that it was a great decision to come here for a quick getaway!!

  The shower is the conversation piece of the place and the lighting under the furniture gives it a stylish and fabulous appeal!!  And once we sank our bodies into the memory foam bed, it was quite a task to convince ourselves to leave the room and enjoy the sunset by the bay!!  Oh, but you MUST come out and enjoy this awe inspiring moment!!  The sunsets here are the main reason why you should take the time to vacation on the west coast... It's just the stuff that life is all about...

  Whether you're looking for a fun few days out of the hustle and bustle of life, a romantic weekend getaway... or perhaps a place where you can reconnect with nature and recharge your batteries, this little place can give you all of this... and more... It is such an amazing experience, that it can take an average joe like me, and make it seem like I'm a seasoned journalist, because the place speaks for itself...  Can't wait to come back!!

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Gerardo, Your review made my day and I am most grateful. Don't really know how best to thank you, My first thought after reading it was, "Wow, a lot of people are going to think I paid him to say that" Thanks again
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Nearest Airport
32 Miles
Tampa International
Nearest Barpub
60 Metres
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Sunset Grill
Nearest Beach
60 Metres
Bahia Beach
Car: not necessary

A boater and fisherman's paradise with 2 deep water marinas, dry boat storage with slip availability, direct access to tampa bay. And a short distance to the gulf. Perfect for the frequent business traveler, or local who desires first class accommodations. Conveniently located near highways to Tampa, St Petersburg, and Sarasota, shopping, hospitals, and fine dining are nearby.


Rates & Availability

Ruskin Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
PEAK Winter 2018
Dec 29 2017 - Apr 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
cleaning fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates are for up to two people
Payments are refundable at 75% if cancellation is 60 days prior to booking date. Payment cancellation prior to 90 days is 100% refundable, with a $50 Flat Fee
Full Payment is due 30 days prior to arrival date

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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