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A little bit of Paradise right outside your door.

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 - 30 nights

Overview


Details
Property
condo
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 - 30 nights

About the property

Colony Surf is a small complex on the quiet end (North) of Clearwater Beach.

From the moment you walk in you will be mesmerized by the view. You don't get any closer to the beach than this. Our two bedroom/two bath condo has been remodeled from floor to ceiling including all new stainless steel appliances and furniture.

The living room has a leather couch and loveseat, a huge 50inch television ready for your net flix account, and the best view in the house--13ft sliding glass doors to the balcony where you can watch the dolphins playfully swim by and gorgeous sunsets every night. The kitchen is fully equipped to make a meal for 2 or the whole family. The dining area has seating for 6. There is a full size washer and dryer.

The Master Bedroom has a king size bed and sliding door to the balcony so you can wake every morning to the beautiful Gulf of Mexico or fall asleep at night to the light of the full moon glistening off the water.

The Master Bathroom has an over-size walk in shower and two sinks.

The second bedroom has 3 beds: 1 full size bed and twin bunk beds.

More Details

Owner
Robin and George Kruse
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 January, 2017

About Robin and George Kruse

We originate from Illinois. We are semi-retired and bought a 'winter' home in Central Florida a few years ago. On one of our winters here we started 'beach hopping' to find the best of Florida's many beaches. We instantly fell in love with Clearwater Beach area and bought a condo. We plan to fully retire to Clearwater Beach soon.

Robin and George Kruse purchased this condo in 2012

Why Robin and George Kruse chose Clearwater Area

Clearwater Beach has so many activities for every age group. Colony Surf is located on the quieter North end of the beach. But it is still within walking distance to all of the tourist hot spots including Pier 60. You can check out the many restaurants and shops on your stroll down to the Beach Walk and Marina where you can charter a fishing boat, take a sightseeing cruise, rent jet skis and bicycles, or take a Segway Tour. What better way to get familiar with all that the area has to offer.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

A little bit of Paradise right outside your door.
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
5

Excellent location right on the beach

  • 5 of 5

The location was beautiful with views of the sunset every night. The condo was clean and well appointed. I would definitely return.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent relaxed vacation spot

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay the week before Christmas 2016. The condo is in a perfect location away from the crowds of Pier 60, yet close enough to walk to everything. We barely used the car while we were there. We highly recommend dinner at Clear Sky, a short walk away. The condo was nicely appointed with washer & dryer, lots of kitchen tools, and even beach chairs. We sat for many hours on the balcony overlooking the ocean. Even saw dolphins form there. We would definitely rent this condo again!!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We traveled to Clearwater Beach for the week of Nov. 5-12 and were thoroughly impressed with this condo. We felt at home the moment we walked in. There were so many nice touches in the condo - a very well equipped kitchen, nice quality linens, extremely clean and so many extra items (small cooler for the beach, umbrella, beach towels and chairs, beach toys for the kids). The pictures are very accurate - the condo is right on the beach and within walking distance to many shops and restaurants. The sunset was amazing every evening we were there and we even saw dolphins from our view. There is so much to do here...we just loved our week in Clearwater Beach. Thank you Robin and George

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful beachfront spot

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here with our four kids and it was the perfect location for us! It was a quiet (except for some work being done around the building) and not too busy spot, but close enough to walk to restaurants and the pier (about 1 mile). The condo had a great kitchen and a cookbook opened to a page for an easy fish dinner, which I made and was great! The bedrooms were perfect for our larger family. In the master bedroom has a large walk in closet with a highchair and pack n play! Our youngest is two and a half and slept in a bed, however if I had a younger one, the large closest was a perfect quiet spot to set up the pack n play. Of course the best part was being right on the beach with a balcony! I hope to return and would stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

# 8 Cambria Condo #203 Clearwater Beach, Fl

  • 5 of 5

The condo was exactly as advertised: Clean,modern, great location literally on the beach,every amenity you could/would need in the condo plus beach chairs,umbrella and a six-pack size cooler.

Off street parking a huge plus as this end of North Beach which has limited parking close to the beach The proximity to restaurants and Pier 60 is another plus.

I would highly recommend this property to anyone who wants a great beach vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing location, beautiful condo

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this condo the second week of August 2016. The condo is absolutely lovely and has everything you need. It is spacious, clean and decorated to a very high standard. The master bed is huge! and we loved the large walk-in shower in the master suite. The location is great with the beach immediately outside your window. It is located far away enough to be at the quieter and more relaxing end of the beach but it is just a short stroll away to the busier end for the pier, restaurants and entertainment. It was very quiet at night time. We saw dolphins from the balcony, hermit crabs on the beach, and pelicans on the pier. There is lots of choice for going out for lunch and dinner all close by. We had no trouble parking in the car park behind the unit, there was always spaces available and all the neighbours we met were really kind and friendly. I have no hesitation in recommending this condo and cannot think of one thing they could improve on as it was perfect for us, we lovely every minute.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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Location

Clearwater Beach
Clearwater Marine Aquarium
Pier 60
Publix
E&E Stakeout Grill
Clearsky Beachside Cafe
"Great lobster special on Friday nights"
Island Way Grill
"Dinner for 2 special $25"
Columbia
"Great sangria and food"
Rumba Island Bar & Grill
"Great food"
Post Corner Pizza
"Food is good. Service is slow."
Beach Shanty Cafe
"Best pancakes and burgers on the beach!"
Backwaters on Sand Key
Nearest Airport
30 Miles
St Petersburg or Tampa International
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
Public Pool
Car: not necessary

Dolphin Tale's 'Winter' just minutes away.

Busch Gardens 1 hour away.

Orlando area attractions 2 hours away.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Clearwater Beach, Clearwater Area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
2017 January
1 Jan 2017 - 31 Jan 2017
30 night minimum stay
£5,690
for 30 nights
£5,690
 
 
2017 February
1 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
28 night minimum stay
£4,981
for 28 nights
£5,323
 
 
2017 March/April
1 Mar 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,112
for 7 nights
£2,112
 
 
2017 Summer
29 Apr 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,837
for 7 nights
£1,837
 
 
2017 Labor Day
2 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,020
for 7 nights
£2,020
 
 
2017 Fall
9 Sep 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,653
for 7 nights
£1,653
 
 
2017 Thanksgiving
18 Nov 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,112
for 7 nights
£2,112
 
 
2017 Nov/Dec
25 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,653
for 7 nights
£1,653
 
 
2017 Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,112
for 7 nights
£2,112
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,837
for 7 nights
£1,837
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £48
Cleaning Fee £122 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

Rates are subject to change until confirmed.
2 week minimum rental

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Clearwater Beach in Tampa Bay

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1160 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Over-sized walk-in shower with built in seat
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master EnSuite Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King size bed with 40inch television
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , 1 Full size bed with twin bunk beds; 20inch television
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Everything you need for the beach: 4 beach chairs, sand umbrella, beach towels and small cooler.

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