3 Bedroom/2 Bath Split Floor Plan - Sleeps 6-8 - Pet Friendly Open February(69 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 8
Walk-able and quiet residential neighborhood just one block off Gulfport's main boulevard in the heart of the Beach & Art District.
Two blocks from the beach, fishing pier, Veteran's Park and local dog park. The private home is close to everything you need to be close to on your holiday.
Centrally located to Gulfport, St Pete Beach and St Petersburg, with Tampa's activities just another 15 minutes further.
Split floor plan
Front of house - living room with love seat and two chairs, plus a flat panel HDTV with built-in DVD, 2 bedrooms and 1 bath. Bath has tub/shower combo, toilet, vanity.
Both bedrooms in the front are spacious with large windows. Queen bed in one, Full bed in the second. Ceiling fans in both.
Back of house - large living room with full-size sofa and loveseat, HDTV/cable, dining area, large master bedroom and master bath in the back of the house. The galley kitchen is at the center of the home. The kitchen can be closed off from the front of the house via the pocket door, and from the rear of the house via the double French doors.
The large master has a king bed, two large dressers and large closet and sliding patio door to the backyard.
The back bath can be entered without going through the master bedroom and has a vanity, sink, toilet and walk-in tile shower.
Dolphin House has a separate laundry/office with large capacity Maytag washer and dryers and table with PC.
Kitchen - full-size range, dishwasher, microwave and full-size refrigerator.
Enjoy breakfast outside on the covered patio with cushioned wicker seating or the large dining table on the patio. All towels are provided, as well as bed linens, pillows and blankets.
The neighborhood is fantastically funky & artsy and perfect for walking and enjoying excellent restaurants. The house is thoughtfully furnished - please see below or email us for the complete list of kitchen gadgets and appliances you will find inside!
The covered rear porch has all-weather-wicker seating and a gas grill. The paved patio area has a large glass and patio table that comfortably seats six. Tropical full landscaping with lighting
and paved walkways.
Sleeping up to 6, the house is perfect for larger families and groups of couples.
Tile floors throughout the house.
Central heat and air-conditioning.
Close to Stetson and Eckerd Colleges.
Keypad for entry. Key pickup NOT required.
Other useful information:
The closest beach is a 5-minute walk away. There is a fishing pier 1 1/2 blocks down the street and then you're at the restaurants and waterfront area. Two parking spots are available in the driveway and street parking is also available. No worries about parking during special events such as 4th of July Fireworks which you'll be able to watch from the comfort of the front yard.
A car isn't required but it is recommended.
The house may be wheelchair accessible but you will need your own ramp.
Pets are allowed for additional fees. Must be over 1 year old, housebroken, not extremely large and not aggressive personalities. All pets are subject to prior approval.
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- 1 story
- 1600 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
- Vacation Rental
- Catering Available
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
- 1 King bed, 2 Queen beds, 1 Other bed
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Extended stays are available. Please check calendar for availability!
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Beach View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
December - April
Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2017
3 night min stay
May - July
May 1 - Jul 31, 2017
3 night min stay
August - November
Aug 1 - Nov 30, 2017
3 night min stay
December - April (Min)
Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2018
3 night min stay
December - April (Max)
Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2018
3 night min stay
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.
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Splashy Ventures/Gulfport Florida Vacation Rentals
About: Traveler, photographer, host
Why Gulfport, FL, USA:
Dolphin House has a wonderfully open and comfortable feel. Each room has lots of windows, the floor plan and fantastic and the location in was everything we were looking for. I had been traveling to the area for several years and purchased Palm Cottage in 2002 while kicking around at open houses after a business trip. Dolphin House came on the market the next year, and we had the opportunity to purchase it and The Sand Dollar at the same time. While separate by a fence and gate, the two properties can be rented together to accommodate groups of 8-10. Gulfport is a lovely community, without strip malls and high-rises, so that it actually feels like home every time we arrive. There are tons of local events throughout the year - a little something for everyone. You can walk most anywhere you need to in the Gulfport area - to the beach, to the Art Village, to the dog park, to the library, to the Casino, to many restaurants and live music venues and to the pier and Veteran's memorial park. Easy access to the Pinellas Trail and you can travel for miles up the Florida west coast.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
We really love the design of the home. There are two separate living areas, so there's more than one place to relax and gather outside of the bedrooms. The split floor plan - with two bedrooms, one bath and one living area in the front and one bedroom, one bath and the second living area in the back - make it perfect for families or couples. You can stay under one room yet have a little separation and privacy. The front of the house can actually be closed off from the kitchen via a pocket door, and there are double French doors between the other side of the kitchen and the back living area & dining that may be closed as well. There are several large windows along the side of the house along the kitchen and dining area that look into the tropically landscaped sideyard and path. I love to open the blinds and feel that I have brought the outdoors in, no matter the weather. The entire house has tile floors which feel fantastic on bare feet in the summer, and each of the bedrooms is generously sized. There's a nice covered porch in the back with patio seating, plus a patio table off the porch on the pavers, for outside dining. We just love it!
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Patio table Dolphin House backyard
Back living room 2017
Front living looking towards kitchen
Front living seating
Dolphin House master bedroom as seen from doorway
Master bath from doorway
Patio table outside master bedroom Dolphin House
Master bedroom view from closest side
Queen bed in front bedroom Dolphin House
Dining table seats 6 - Dining
Dolphin back living room
Front living from kitchen blinds closed
Front living from kitchen door windows open
Headshot of King size bed in Dolphin House master bedroom
Dolphin House master seen from closet side of the bed
Sliding patio door in Dolphin House master bedroom
Front bedroom 2
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Thursday, March 30, 2017
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