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Corp Housing, Relo's, Extended Stay, at Seadog Cottages-Pet Friendly

Bedrooms 2
Space 950 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 30 nights


About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms/2 Baths King & Queen

Don’t settle for less. Always feel free to contact us about length of stay. You never know what can open up and become available!

“Seadog,” an enchanting two-bed room, two-bath cottage, sets the standard for comfortable elegance, offering high-end accommodations for corporate housing, seasonal visitors, job relocations, or anyone displaced by home renovations or insurance repairs.

Located in the heart of charming downtown Safety Harbor, Fla., on old Tampa Bay, the Seadog Cottages complex is two blocks off Main Street and steps from famous Safety Harbor Spa, Starbucks, Coldstone Creamery, quaint bungalow restaurants, shopping boutiques, wine bars, local hangouts and sunrise walks to the City Marina and fishing pier.

Seadog Cottages is not someone’s investment property with second-hand furnishings rented periodically to offset expenses. Seadog Cottages -- the 2/2 Seadog, the 2/2 Duval House and 1/1 Schooner’s Place -- is professionally managed and maintained with 365-days-a-year focus on amenities, details and creating memorable guest experiences.

Wrap yourself in the comfort of Seadog’s open floor plan, featuring a comfortable living area with 46-inch flat screen TV and HD signal, original artwork, fully-equipped kitchen, screened lanai with flat-screen TV and, outdoor garden/patio grilling area.

The master bedroom suite offers a king-size bed, 1,000-count sheets, walk-in closet, 42-inch flat screen TV, chase lounge and private bathroom with rain-head shower. The second bedroom offers a queen-size bed and 40-inch flat screen.

Featured on the ABC television series “Sweet Retreats,” Seadog Cottages is a true get-away experience. The obsessively maintained grounds are private, secluded, lushly and beautifully landscaped. Water features, lawn art, seashells and palm trees leave no doubt you are in a Florida paradise.

You may never want to leave but if you must Seadog Cottages is conveniently located -- Tampa’s International Airport and exclusive Westshore shopping and business district is 20 minutes away and the area’s celebrated Gulf Beaches are a 10-mile drive.

Or stay closer to home and use Seadog’s complimentary bicycles to explore numerous trails and nearby 122-acre Philippe Park, its Indian mound listed in the National Register of Historic Landmarks. The historically rich park bares the name of French explorer Count Odet Philippe, who introduced the grapefruit to Florida.

Major League Baseball Spring Training and minor league teams are minutes away. Teams include Phillies, Blue Jays and Yankees.

Or we can help with scheduling golf and fishing trips.

And we are dog friendly.

Everything you need for home-away-from-home living awaits.

Seadog Cottages: Sit. Stay. Relax.

More Details

Mick & Desanya
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 May, 2018

About Mick & Desanya

After 25 years living in South Tampa we were ready to experience our love for Key West living and found it in Safety Harbor. Mick (retired sports writer) and Desanya (working! commercial property manager) reside in the main house and look forward to welcoming guests to the newly renovated cottage. Our family includes rescued Border Collies Truman, Mallory and Fausto with the new addition of Louie the goldendoodle. We are living our dream in downtown Safety Habor, walking to the marina every morning to see the sunrise, and strolling back home in the evenings after sampling our favorite beverages. As the locals like to say, 'It's Mayberry on the Bay.'

Mick & Desanya purchased this cottage in 2011

Why Mick & Desanya chose Safety Harbor

We wanted and found a small-town waterfront-village with the benefits of a metropolitan area. Just 15 minutes from Tampa International Airport, 20 minutes from white sandy beaches, and upscale shopping.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Safety Harbor in Pinellas County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • No parking in the street.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Toilet paper, tissues, soaps, lotions, shampoo, conditioners and hair dryer.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1)
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • 4 deck chairs
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Rain-head shower, 1000 count sheets, fully equiped kitchen with all new appliances, vaulted ceilings, big-screen TV's, screened lanai, outdoor patio with gas grill, 2 bikes, beach chairs, beautiful landscaping, quiet neighborhood.


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Corp Housing, Relo's, Extended Stay, at Seadog Cottages-Pet Friendly
average rating of 5.0 based on 40 reviews

Exceptional Property!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second stay at Seadog Cottages - we stayed at the Duval House the 1st time and at Seadog Cottage last week. These properties are exceptional in their construction, layout, comfort, cleanliness, décor and furnishings. So much detail and thought has been given to ensuring that one has a completely wonderful experience staying there. Desi and Mick are warm, wonderful and accessible owners! They can come decorate my home! We will surely stay here whenever visiting family and friends in FL. Cannot imagine staying anywhere else!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was wonderful to see you and the pups again! Thank you for your patience with our construction too. Always trying to improve Seadog Cottages:) We hope to see you back very soon.
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Wonderful little home!

  • 5 of 5

This home is a gem! Owners go above and beyond to make you feel welcome. Beds were comfy, plenty of fresh towels, provide all the amenities from home, and the home is spotless. Walking distance to many restaurants (this is always an added bonus for us as we live in the city and hate driving to restaurants) and a short drive to the beach.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Thank you Desi and Mick! You have created an amazing retreat! Second stay and will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed Seadog Cottage on this visit. It was great seeing y'all again and we wish you a wonderful holiday season!!
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Gorgeous and fully stocked! Awesome owners!

  • 5 of 5

The place was super cute and stocked with everything you could need - even laundry detergent and ironing spray. There is a big walk in closet and 4 TVs! The owners are amazing. The town is great; you can walk to everything and it isn’t an overpriced tourist town like Sandestin or the Disney area. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed Seadog Cottage and Safety Harbor. It is a quaint little town that has so much to offer without having to get into your car! Thank you for the wonderful review. We enjoyed having you and please come back soon!
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An outstanding home and hosts!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment you open the door at The SeaDog you will feel pampered and welcome. Every detail of this magnificent home is warm and welcoming with beautiful high end furnishings. The kitchen is stocked with everything a gourmet chef would expect. And the glassware and serving pieces are outstanding. I enjoyed my morning coffee on the screened back porch complete with a water feature. The private patio was a lovely retreat with a glass of wine at the end of the day.

Des and Mic are outstanding hosts and I highly recommend this property or any of the other accommodations on their property. By far this is a GEM 💎 in the heart of Safety Harbor. For the record, 5 stars do not do this home justice. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

  • Review Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the wonderful review and we are so happy you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure meeting and visiting with you. We had a lot in common! Please try to come back for a vacation and not a work visit.
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Simply adorable!

  • 5 of 5

I loved this cottage! My daughter had surgery in Tampa, and I was looking for a nice place for her to recover for a few days. It was perfect! Not only was it beautiful, it was cozy and very clean. It contained everything you would need, plus more! (Gift basket with goodies included!) The outside was as beautiful as the inside. Mick and Desi were wonderful! They made sure we had everything we needed, and were able to advise us on local restaurants and activities in the area. It was a quick walk over to Main St that had a variety of restaurants and quaint shops. Tupelo on 4th was my favorite shop! I love to ride bikes, and there are numerous biking trails within riding distance. The bay was within walking distance as well. Beautiful sunset views from the pier! Don't miss out this opportunity!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay , your daughter's surgery went well and you were able to explore the bike paths! Tupelos on 4th is our favorite shop too! Please come back for another visit and bring Maddie the wonder dog!!
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Close to one of the best dog parks in the Tampa Bay area, Honeymoon Island Beach, and walking distance to fabulous restaurants.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Safety Harbor, Tampa Bay

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
May-Oct 2018
1 May 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Nov-Dec 2018
1 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Jan-March 2019
1 Jan 2019 - 31 Mar 2019
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
April 2019
1 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £74.26
Cleaning £92.83

We accept dogs at $50/wk not to exceed $100/mo. Rates are subject to change without notice. If you need to stay an unspecified amount of time, please feel free to contact us directly.

Owner'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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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