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Perfect Beach Vacation Retreat

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

One Of A Kind 1930's Beach House With Modern Amenities

This second floor home has porches on three sides, lots of windows and an open floor plan. Look to the east to see Blind Pass, or the west for views of the Gulf. A one minute walk to the fabulous white sands of Sunset Beach and the famous Caddy's Beach Bar and Restaurant. Use our beach chairs and umbrella, or one of Caddy's loungers. Swim in the Gulf of Mexico and watch the amazing sunsets, stroll down the beach or walk around the boardwalk at Blind Pass.

Our house is not 'just a rental,' it is our lovingly restored 1930's home, done in comfortable, charming, and welcoming, modern coastal furnishings. The master bedroom has a luxurious, thick, pillowtop mattress and huge walk- in shower. The second bedroom has two twins and its own bathroom with the original claw-foot tub. The house has central air conditioning and ceiling fans in every room. The den has a pull out sofa bed with a gel mattress pad.

There is everything you need here, dishwasher, washer and dryer, fully equipped kitchen, wireless internet, cable tv in the den and both bedrooms, and off-street parking. All bed linens and towels are provided.

More Details

Owner
Andrea and Gary
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
12 October, 2017

About Andrea and Gary

We fell in love with this home the minute we saw it and wish that we could use it ourselves year round. We have furnished the house and made renovations to meet our own standards, not just as a rental.

Andrea and Gary purchased this house in 2013

Why Andrea and Gary chose Sunset Beach

This is the ideal location. You can stay on the island and experience 'island living' or drive a short distance for the city excitement. You don't need to wait for an elevator because this is a freestanding house. The house is comfortable, amazingly roomy, clean, and well maintained.

What makes this house unique

This is a unique home which combines the old and the new. It has original wooden floor, walls, and ceilings with old Florida charm and lots of character. The neighborhood is an old-fashioned beach colony with friendly residents. A short walk to 2 beach bars so if you have too much to drink, no need to worry.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Sunset Beach in Treasure Island

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • 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
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , huge walk in shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • TV in both bedrooms
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • 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:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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(8 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
5

Tranquility at its best

  • 5 of 5

This was perfect in that the various decks allowed for a little privacy and solace for early morning reading and/or a little "home office" task mastering to take place outside of the work place. The interior was so cozy, and the bedrooms were separated if you had a teen/child traveling with you. Very clean, and bright! We loved that we could walk a few steps to the corner pubs to socialize if we wanted to. Thank you for a great spring break!!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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St Clair Shores, MI
5

A Treasure

  • 5 of 5

This was one of the nicest places we have ever rented. Beautifully and lovingly restored with everything you would need in the kitchen and throughout! I hope to stay again💕

  • Review Submitted: 22-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Suwanee, GA
5

Great Treasure Island location in a Vacation HOME...not a typical beach Condo!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our week on Treasure Island! Your charming home is everything and MORE than described in the rental listing! It's well equipped, comfortable, spacious, a great location, and ideal for anyone who doesn't want to stay in the typical beach condo. The three porches offer a variety of views and add even more living space to the house. We couldn't have asked for a better place to spend spring break with our two boys and look forward to returning!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A WONDERFUL HOME AWAY FROM HOME

  • 5 of 5

Our vacation to Treasure Island was absolutely wonderful and it started with this authentic Floridian home. My wife and I have rented several "vacation" homes for the last 30 years, most of them fairly new. We fell in love with this beautifully decorated and very comfortable home. It was enjoyable having our coffee on any of the three second story balconies. We normally spend very little time indoors while in Florida but this home begs you to "tarry". Everything that is needed for a beach vacation was readily accessible and at our fingertips. We were less than a five minute walk to the beach and it was marvelous. We will definitely consider staying here again!

  • Review Submitted: 05-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely beautiful place Everything you'll need is in the house. Except food.

  • 5 of 5

Close to the beach. Beautifully decorated.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Mar-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad that you enjoyed your vacation at our home.
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Austin, Indiana USA
5

Perfect beach vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had the pleasure of staying in this beautifully decorated beach house by the ocean! It was very clean with all the comforts of home, perfect for 4 people. We felt very much at home plus it was close to some great restaurants (breakfast at Caddy's is a must!), shopping was good and great golf courses within 30 minutes! It is just a short walk to this beautiful, well maintained beach. The beach is perfect for great walking and amazing sunsets! We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again.
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Location

Middle Grounds Grill
Caddy's on the Beach
John's Pass Village and Boardwalk
Ka'Tiki
Steam - sharing common grounds
"Very eclectic menu includes vegan and vegetarian selection."
Ted Peters Famous Smoked Fish
"The best smoked fish!"
PJ's Oyster Bar
Larry's Olde Fashioned Ice Cream & Gelato
"We love their ice cream."
Ricky T's
"Fun late night place."
Tyrone Square Mall
"All of the mall stores."
Nearest Airport
28 Miles
Tampa
Nearest Barpub
Ka'Tiki / Caddy's on the Beach / Sea Hags
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Treasure Bay Golf & Tennis
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Route 275
Nearest Restaurant
Caddy's on the Beach / Salty Rim / Sea Hags
Nearest Beach
Sunset Beach
Car: recommended

Treasure Island is a 15 minute drive to downtown St. Petersburg which has many museums, restaurants, galleries, shops and clubs. It is listed in the New York Times as one of the 52 Places to Go in 2014. Reinventing a Florida city’s reputation:

'With a redeveloped waterfront, a stunning Dali Museum, and sophisticated restaurants in place, the downtown energy is now heading up historic Central Avenue, thanks in part to the craft beer scene. Among the many recent arrivals, artsy Cycle Brewing features Fixie and Endo ales, while Green Bench Brewing Co., the name a nod to those erstwhile icons, invites winter escapees to its sunny taproom and beer garden.' Treasure Island is a 15 minute drive to the Tropicana Dome to see the Tampa Bay Rays; 30 minutes to Yankees Spring Training in Tampa or 30 minutes to Phillies Spring Training in Clearwater. Busch Gardens is 40 minutes away in Tampa and Orlando amusement parks are 1.5 hours drive. Outlet shopping in Ellenton. 45 minutes to Sarasota.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Sunset Beach, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,486
for 7 nights
£1,486
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £113.64
Property Damage Protection £75
Tax Rate 7.0%

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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