1950's Bungalow, private entrance, beach themed oasis, often referred to by guests as a "couples retreat." We are walking/biking distance, across Walsingham Bridge, and one cross street, Gulf Blvd, to the beautiful sands of Indian Rocks Beach. Approximately 1/2 mile. Private yard with enclosed hot tub is just a few perks of this unique rental space. Two-person maximum in this unit.
Beach bikes and equipment are free for use during your stay. Scooter rental on-site.
The indoor space is tiled throughout with lots of natural light. The unit is equipped with a small bar sink, mini frig/freezer, ice maker, Kureg and regular coffee maker, washer, dryer, four burner stove with oven, microwave, queen bed, closet, couch, dresser, and bathroom with stand-up shower. There’s an ironing board and iron hanging on the wall. Space has a smart TV with cable television and high-speed wireless internet. Beach towels, towels, wash clothes, hand towels, hotel (4) pillows, one set of queen sheets, and comfortable bedding. There is one baseboard heater in the bedroom and two window air conditioners you manually adjust to your own comfort level.
The Outside Space, private to the unit, includes; One private off-street parking space, private fenced yard, Enclosed Hot Tub with Waterfall, fire pit with four outdoor chairs, outdoor table and four chairs with umbrella, gas grill, outdoor storage with smores sticks, hotdog sticks for the fire, and hooks for hanging up wet towels. The hot tub is digital and you can pick the temperature you want. The hot tub enclosure opens up on all four sides and there is a bar on one side with stools.
Equipment on site; two beach bikes with fat tires for riding on the sand, men's bike equipped with fishing cart, cooler, beach umbrella, pull along beach cart, (2) beach chairs, (2) bag chairs, and I may be missing something, Please ask! All free with no fee for use.
The neighborhood is best described as multicultural, 99% full-time Floridians in single family homes. It is NOT a neighborhood conducive to events, gatherings, or guests. If you are high maintenance or easily stressed, this may not be the space for you.
The owners will attempt to accommodate any reasonable request so that you have a fantastic trip. No refunds of deposit for cancellations. Please ensure your travel prior to booking. We highly suggest purchasing the cancellation insurance at check out. We’ve reduced the deposit to make this affordable for guests.
The neighborhood is safe, secure, in close proximity to anything you’d need, and quiet. The unit is small, <300 sq feet, consisting of one bedroom, one small kitchen area. Two chair table. There is no living room, but there is a small couch in the bedroom. The apartment is located in the rear of a primary residence. There is a 6 Ft privacy fence surrounding your backyard space and separating you from the neighbors yards.
The Beach Trolley provides easy access to Clearwater Beach, John's Pass, St Petersburg, Dali Museum. Uber friendly area. We provide free golf cart shuttle to Publix, shopping center, liquor store, Mike’s Pizza and Pub. Golf Cart cannot go across the bridge to beach due to state laws.
John Bonner Nature Park and McGough Nature Park are located in the neighborhood, just steps from the home. Enjoy the trails and Intracoastal views, visit the injured Birds of Prey, who live on-site. There is a Bald Eagle there as well. The Florida Botanical Gardens and Pinellas County Heritage Village are a few miles away. Fishing Charters and boat rentals are also available. We are close to Clearwater Beach (6 miles up the coast) as well as Sand Key.