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Location- Large Beach Front House- Historic Pass a Grille-with WiFi

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 28 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4) 1 Full outside Bath

Welcome to our new spacious beachfront house on Historic Pass a Grille Beach, directly overlooking the glistening Gulf of Mexico. You will enjoy stunning sunsets and a magnificent moon lit ocean view. Call if you have any questions. 941-544-7440. Katie

The house is spacious (1400 square feet) Two bedroom two bathroom (one bathroom is attached to the garage, back door of bedroom access)It is a full bathroom with outside access. Very large living/dining area. All new upscale furniture.

What—Never heard of Pass-A-Grille Beach? Well, then, before we tell you about our house we’ll have to educate you about the first beach community on the Gulf of Mexico to be developed as a weekend get-away location for successful Tampa and Saint Petersburg residents.

The area is a small spit of land merely 31 blocks long and one block wide at the south end of St. Petersburg Beach, starting just south of the historic Don Cesar Hotel. Pass-A-Grille got its name from Cuban fishermen, called “Grillers,” who would camp on the island to smoke their catch of fish before heading home. As you traveled through the pass you could see their fires, hence the name Pass-A-Grille.

Pass-A-Grille is NOT your typical Florida “beachy” beach town with hotels, motels, swimsuit stores and fast food stores wall-to-wall, If you are looking for this, you’ll have to go further north, past the Don Cesar. Pass-A-Grille is more sedate with a convenient grocery, quaint shops, inviting bars and restaurants, and a more relaxed style. And, everything is within easy walking distance, because the blocks are short.

22 blocks of beachfront and walkway a few steps to a nearby dune walkover. Once you cross the dune you’ll be presented with a wide, sandy beach stretching in both directions. It's like having your own private beach. There are never big crowds. A locals secret.

You’ll find some good bars, restaurants, and ice cream shops on this (the west) side. The Hurricane Restaurant is one of the most popular places, and you’ll get a great view while sipping a drink at the third-floor bar. By the way, there are no high-rise hotels on Pass-A-Grille—there are a couple of 7-story condos, but that’s it—

Or, walk one block to the other (east) side of the island, where you can dip a line in the water, arrange a fishing charter or scenic cruise, or merely stroll along the marine sites to some rather excellent restaurants. .

Less than an hour from the many attractions in Tampa and St. Petersburg. Our house is 2 blocks from the southern end of the island, and as close to “on the beach” as you can get. To the west there is the Gulf of Mexico, the beach, the street, and our house.

Keywords: House, ocean front, beach front, gulf view, quaint town, historic district, upscale, private, walk to shops and restaurants, fishing, public transportation, pass a grille.

I also have a one bedroom apartment above the garage. Check it out if I don't have availability here or you need a smaller place. #998630. Call me directly if you have further questions. 941-544-7440

More Details

Property Manager
Katie Kerr
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
9 July, 2017

Why Katie Kerr chose St Pete Beach

We love Pass A Grille. We owned a condo 3 blocks away since 2011. We live 30 minutes away and love spending the summer at the beach. We just sold it recently and bought this house. We hope you enjoy it as much a we are going to. Please feel free to call with any questions.



What makes this house unique

Paddle boarding on the beach. There is a company that will bring the paddle boards to your door. People watching from the patio. We are located in the heart of pass a grille. You can walk or bike to everything. Their is a local trolley that can take you all the way to Clearwater beach( can even take bike on trolley). No car is needed.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Pass-a-grille in Saint Pete Beach

Property Type:
  • house
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • village ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1) Master bedroom- 400 thread count sheets, Queen size Beds (1) Guest bedroom-400 thread count sheets, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa pulls out to a queen bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • limited accessibility ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Beach chairs, Beach Umbrella, Beach Towels Provided


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

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Location- Large Beach Front House- Historic Pass a Grille-with WiFi
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
Tampa, FL

Perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

Adorable home and the perfect location for a quiet get away!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Brandi, Thank you. Hope to have you back again Katie
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Charlottesville, VA

Perfection in Pass A Grille!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in this great condo every year for the past three years and hope to continue to do so for the foreseeable future! You can't beat the location: directly across the street from the beach; far enough from the hustle and bustle to keeps things quiet, yet close enough to walk to shops and restaurants. You can't beat the condo: open layout with unobstructed views of the gulf and nice furnishings; beach bikes, beach chairs, beach towels are all provided. You can't beat the owners: friendly, eager to please and with lots of local area knowledge. This is the perfect spot from which to enjoy your stay in Pass a Grille!

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Dan and Lynn. You always have a Feb. home with us. Kate
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Beautiful Ocean View Condo

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, large condo with beautiful views of the ocean and sunsets in an excellent, quiet location where you could walk to everything. Just head out the front door to the beautiful beach, or walk to restaurants and beach bars with entertainment. Bicycles were included for rides around the island. The owners, Katie and Teri, were very helpful and accommodating. The condo was well supplied with linens and supplies. We would highly recommend this condo for rental!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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NE Penna

The Best

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Terry & kate's condo for the month of March 2012. What a great condo. Owners go out of their way to make sure your every need is covered. The condo is bright and open with a view of the gulf. Every detail has been addressed and their pride of ownership shows. We so enjoyed our lazy days on the beach and we would definitely book here in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 1, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dedham Ma

Boston to Pass-A-Grille

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a clean,comfortable and beautifully furnished condo-gorgeous ocean views-fun activities(biking,swimming,walking,shopping)-look no further.

This condo is fully equipped for your stay.Owners have thought of everything & even asked for suggestions.All conveniences: all the way to beach towels-beach chairs-bikes make this an easy and enjoyable vacation.

Pass-A-Grille Beach is so clean & quiet-just cross the street (very little traffic).Many good restaurants(I loved the Hurricane)-delicious ice cream (Working Cow).

Trolley Bus System: excellent-you can go on outings(check the beaches or St-Pete)-go food shopping-even without a car I got around very easily.

I loved it!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tatlayoko Lake British Columbia Canada

VRBO condo rental experience at Pass a Grille

  • 5 of 5

The owners description of this roomy condo is everything & more than they claim! This is the location you will desire and it is all in a safe ,quiet, upscale neighbourhood! The condo is totally equipped even beach towels,beachchairs, sun umbrella & scissors to cut the tags from that newly purchased bathing suit. It is spotless & tastefully decorated. Pack light ! leave the extra suitcases at home, because there is a washer & dryer in this unit. 2 couples or a family can be comfy in the 2 lrg bdrms & each with its own full bathroom for added privacy. Games TV DVD, even a grill -- to BBQ the fish you catch on the Miss Pass a Grille fishing charter-- is all provided. The 1/2 day charter is only $49.00 and man did we catch a lot of fish! The entire condo is air conditioned but we preferred the ocean breeze flowing through the windows. If you want a leisurely exercise the owners have included 2 cruiser bikes, one with a basket! which we used to get our groceries AND there is talk of adding a couple of paddle boards in the near future. On our 1 rainy day we had the luxury of a covered balcony where we sat with our nachos & beer &chatted. Its 2nd floor level offers great ocean views + the opportunity to chat with folks strolling by on the sidewalk or walking their dogs.

Cars?Parking? put such notions out of your mind. The area offers an excellent transit trolley system. EVEN ME who has never learned to ride public transit! ( I live in a very remote rural part of British Columbia) had a very comfortable experience. Of course this was due to the Pass a Grille trolley driver named Ron. Ron patiently explains how the routes function, ticket purchase tips in an unhurried fashion. RON ROCKS!! 1 ticket is $2 unless you are 65 + then only $1. A day pass is $4.50 weekly is $20 and monthly is $65. this allows continuous riding.

So go ahead check out the prices and calendar availability. Even if the month you want looks taken check with the owners sometimes they can juggle things around. Come alone or lower the cost by bringing along another couple or your daughter and her family hint hint!!!!!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Middle Grounds Grill
"Great Food"
Pass-a-grille Beach, St Pete, FL
"Piece of Heaven. Historic Town. Not over crowded. Locals Secret"
Pass-a-Grille Historic District
"Best Ice Cream ever. Quaint historic street full of nice shopping "
The Hurricane Seafood Restaurant
"Good food. Great location. Watch sunsets on the top. Tiki bar and live music"
Merry Pier
"Fishing Trips"
Shell Key Shuttle
"Nice boat ride"
Maritana Grille at The Don CeSar
"My favorite Restaurant. If you want a nice upscale meal. The chocolate reveil is the best"
Blue Fugu Japanese Steakhouse
"Outstanding. Sushi and Japanese Tableside Our favorite place to eat. Ask for Rolli to cook f..."
Busch Gardens - Tampa
Shaner's Land & Sea Market
"Great local market"
Gigi's Italian Restaurant
"Great Pizza and Pasta"
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Tampa International
Nearest Beach
Pass a Grille
Nearest Point of Interest
Our Condo
Nearest Point of Interest
Hurricane Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Merry Peir
Nearest Point of Interest
Don Cesar
Nearest Point of Interest
Fishing Peir
Nearest Point of Interest
Local Market

Call with questions-941-544-7440



Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Pass-a-grille, St Petersburg Area

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Mid 2017
1 May 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Labor Day Week
2 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
Holiday 2017
1 Nov 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Thanksgiving Week
18 Nov 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
New Years Week
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
High 2018
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights
April 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Memorial Week
27 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
Fourth Of July Week
1 Jul 2018 - 7 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
Low 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Holiday 2018
1 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High 2019
1 Jan 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights
My Standard Rate
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £96.18
Property Damage Protection £45.39
Tax Rate 13.0%

Security Deposit- $500 Refundable then 100% 90 days prior

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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