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Waterfront Condo in Luxury Resort-Private Beach, Great Fishing

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Property type condo
Minimum Stay 13 nights

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Minimum Stay
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Photos and Description of this holiday condo in Ruskin - Little Harbor Resort

Condo, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Little Harbor Resort

The Inn at Little Harbor is a luxury “condotel” and part of the larger residential village known as Little Harbor. Situated on 350 acres, this community offers restaurants, lounge, secluded semi-private beach, fishing pier, beach, marinas, tennis courts, exercise room, three pools (including a salt water pool), two whirlpools, wave runners, shuffle boards, horse shoes and a bounty of other recreational amenities. The resort has a signature restaurant with indoor and outdoor dining, lounge/Tiki bar and expansive pool and deck area overlooking the calm waters of Tampa Bay.

Relax along the banks of the Little Manatee River and take advantage of peaceful flowing waters for canoeing, kayaking, tubing and observing Florida's wildlife, nature preserve and mangroves. The fishing is some of the best in the area, and you see dolphin, manatee, osprey, herons, and numerous other animals on a daily basis.

Room Details: The waterfront room provides you with a queen-size bed and the necessary conveniences to ensure your comfort. Special amenities include a mini refrigerator, hair dryer, kitchenette with coffee maker, microwave, dishes and cookware, and an iron and ironing board. A spacious work desk area with ample lighting, direct dial telephones, free high-speed internet access, color television with free premium channels with movie channels are all included.

Amenities of the Room: Individual climate control air conditioning and heating, private bathroom with granite counter tops and private balcony overlooking the water with table and chairs for the early morning cup of coffee or the late evening glass of wine. Living area features a new leather sofa and a 50' flat screen TV. Rooms are NON-SMOKING and sorry, no pets. All this within 30 minutes of St. Armands Circle, Sarasota, and 90 minutes of Disney, Universal Studios, and Sea World.

Available for weekly, monthly and seasonal rentals. broker/owner

The Unique Benefits at this Condo: This place is a little out of the way, therefore very peaceful and quiet, but the offer everything. Boating, Waverunners, multiple pools and hot tubs, tennis courts, basketball courts, volley ball, kayaking, canoeing, sailing, swimming, private beach and pier, great waterfront dining are very reasonable prices, great exercise facilities, nearby golf courses, close to fantastic shopping, and the wildlife here is incredible. Porpoises, manatee, ospey, heron, and numerous other wildlife is seen on a daily basis.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 September, 2016
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About Jeff

I own a real estate company in the Tampa area. I live very near here and love to fish and boat.

Jeff purchased this condo in 2009

Why Jeff chose Florida Central Gulf Coast

I bought this as a weekend get-a-way for me. It will be used occasionally by me, family and friends. This is my favorite waterfront area in Tampa Bay. There are some excellent grass flats fishing for trout, snook, redfish, flounder, and deeper water fish as well, such as grouper, and this is some of the best fishing in the bay area. You can also fish from the private pier here. They have a marina where I keep my boat, and I'm in the open water in minutes. Another important factor, area is very secluded and quiet, and the sunsets are some of the most beautiful you will see.


based on 8 holidaymaker reviews

Waterfront Condo in Luxury Resort-Private Beach, Great Fishing
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews

Wonderful Winter Getaway

  • 5 of 5

The property was exactly as shown in the pictures. Spacious, clean and nicely furnished. The first day there we saw the dolphins playing in the water. Jeff was accessible and shared all the great things to do in the area - would definitely stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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buffalo grove, IL

Romantic relax

  • 4 of 5

It was so romantic getaway! We was just enjoin quiet atmosphere in resort.

But there is not a pool any more((

It is perfect for couples with children or 45+ age.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 12, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: There are two pools available, one had to have work done by the Association at the time of their visit. Usaually there are two pools plus the beach for swimming.
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Mountain traveler

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to relax and do nothing. Great location, really nice view from room, close to pool & a short walk to the beach.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Franklin, TN

Very Nice Condo with great views.

  • 5 of 5

I rented this condo for a few weeks in June 2012. Room was very clean, well equipped and the 50 inch TV was a plus.

Spent a lot of time on the balcony overlooking the water and the pool. Great views!

Owner is very accessible and very friendly. I hope to be staying here again later on this year. I highly recommend this condo.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ontario, Canada

Condo at Little Harbor -Ruskin

  • 5 of 5

We rented this condo for a couple of weeks in April. We couldn't have asked for an easier and more relaxed stay. The unit was clean and comfortable & we enjoyed sitting on the balcony in the evenings. The proximity to the pool & other amenities was excellent. The view of the waterway & the sighting of the manatee & dolphin were an added bonus.

Resort staff were extremely helpful with directions to shopping, dining, etc. The owners were very accessible and any questions were quickly answered.

We would definitely rent this unit again & look forward to another stay at Little Harbor, Ruskin.

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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My stay at Little Harbor

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here for over one month and loved every day of my stay. The room is clean and has nice amenities. The balcony has a view of the water. The unit is less than twenty feet from the swimming pool. The grounds are well maintained by the management staff. You couldn,t ask for a better piece of Florida. I would highly recommend this unit for a single person or a couple. I will probably stay here again in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 24, 2011
  • Date of Stay: May 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
33 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Barpub
Tiki bar and sports bar on site
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Ruskin and Sun City have several courses
Nearest Train
23 Miles
Amtrack in Tampa
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
U. S. Highway 41 is not far away
Nearest Restaurant
Waterfront restaurant on site
Nearest Beach
Little Harbor has its own private beach
Car: recommended

Other Activities: Shopping, Boating, Kayaking, Basketball Court, Wildlife Viewing


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Ruskin, Florida Central Gulf Coast

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Summer Rate
25 Sep 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
13 night minimum stay
for 13 nights
1 Jan 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
13 night minimum stay
for 13 nights
My Standard Rate
13 night minimum stay
for 13 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £62 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

tax depends upon length of stay
$495-$595/week .. $1295-$1495/month (Seasonal November - April)
Weekly, monthly or seasonal rental available:
One-time cleaning fee of $75.
I accept VISA, MasterCard and Discover cards
Discount available for Seniors and Military (Both active duty and retired)
7 Night minimum stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Ruskin in Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 464 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • resort
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Boat ...
  • Child's Swing
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
New 50' flat screen TV Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer

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Portable wifi hotspot

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