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Pet Friendly~Carole's Pass At Stephenson Manor

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 30 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome


About the property

Pet Friendly Executive Home Near Waterfront

Welcome to Carole's Pass at Stephenson Manor. Also, check out our other VRBO home, just six doors down (perfect to rent both homes for family reunions, weddings, Eckerd College Graduations, etc,) and on the same street. Go to www.vrbo.com/418246. Carole's Pass at Stephenson Manor is a high-end executive luxury escape, three bedrooms (One King Bed and Two Queen Beds boast brand new Beautyrest by Simmons 'Recharge' Mattress Sets) and two bathrooms just five blocks from Tampa Bay Waters. The home was taken down to the studs and renovated to the highest end in June of 2014. Literally everything in the home is new including fixtures, appliances, and furnishings as of June 20th, 2014. Granite Countertops in the kitchen and both bathrooms. All new stainless appliances. The home itself has all new HVAC, Roof, Water Heater, Electric, Plumbing, Flooring, Bath & Kitchen fixtures, basically you will be walking into new construction. The furnishings are amazing! All new top grain leather living and family room furniture, seating for 20 people comfortably (including dining room, and stools at the two level granite kitchen island and granite pass through. Kitchen has a stainless coffee maker, toaster and blender for your use. Stainless Refrigerator has ice and water on the door, Contemporary Crystal Vases, Sculptures, and Figurines have been used throughout the home. Artwork in the home offers a tasteful blend of classic and contemporary. The dining room table is pub height, features a gorgeous beveled glass top and a lazy susan for your convenience. All three bedrooms have brand new mattresses (Beautyrest by Simmons, Recharge Bainbridge Pillowtop.) The kitchen is complete with everything you might need to cook a chef's meal. Gorgeous Hardwood Flooring throughout. Two Car Garage with keypad access. You will be provided with a code for entry and a code for the alarm system. Two High Definition Televisions are placed for your enjoyment. The televisions are equipped with Brighthouse Cable and offer more than 300 television stations. High Speed Wireless Internet is included as well. The Master En Suite boasts a lovely glass shower. The second bathroom located between the second and third bedrooms features a bath/shower combination. Very large Corner Lot, Huge back yard, circular driveway. Brand new Samsung Front Loading Washer & Driver (we provide the HE Laundry Detergent.) We also provide fresh towels, linens, and bedding straight from the cleaners that arrive just before your stay. The extremely large back yard is surrounded by a privacy fence. Two Cable Equipped televisions and wireless internet for your viewing and communications convenience. The home is just blocks away from Maximo Park/Beach, close to shopping, Grocery, and Eckerd College. This home has just been placed on the VRBO market. If you would like to check out reviews on another of our properties, please visit VRBO #418246 If you are in need of two rental homes, please consider vrbo property 418246 (The Pointe at Stephenson Manor) as it is just six doors down from Carole's Pass at Stephenson Manor.

John Fuller
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 March, 2017

About John Fuller

John grew up in Indianapolis Indiana (so did both his Parents and all four Grandparents!) He studied Opera Performance at The State University of New York in Binghamton and toured for 25 years in Broadway National Tours as an Actor. John is now the Managing Broker and Owner of Starlight Property Management (named after Starlight Musicals in Indianapolis) in Atlanta, Georgia. Toby served our Country proudly in the United States Air Force. He was stationed at The Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. He grew up in Grand Island, Nebraska and is one of six children. All of his other siblings still live in or near Grand Island. We are the proud parents of Three Yellow Labrador Retrievers. Payton & Eliot (5) are twin brothers. Barkley (4) is a rescue from the Atlanta floods of 2009. Our dogs are one of the great joys of our lives!

John Fuller purchased this house in 2014

Why John Fuller chose St Petersburg

We've lived in St. Petersburg three times in our lives. We absolutely love this area, and own the home just six doors down (The Pointe at Stephenson Manor....vrbo #418246. We have put our heart and soul into decorating this home can't wait to hear our guests reviews, as we're hopeful they will be truly amazed.

What makes this house unique

Stephenson Manor is a gorgeous neighborhood. All of the neighbors take such great pride in keeping both their homes and yard immaculate. The view from the front of the house is awesome. We have come to know most of the neighbors surrounding and are dear friends with four of them. They would do anything to help at a moments notice. We also love the circular drive, the gorgeous appliances, granite countertops, and of the new fixtures in this home.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Greater Pinellas Point in St Petersburg

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 7
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master En Suite Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Second Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Master En Suite with Glass Spa Shower and Double Vanity. Second bath with a tub/shower combination.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • One King and Two Queen Beds. Brand New Beautyrest by Simmons 'Recharge' Mattress & Boxspring Sets. Sleep like a baby. All new furnishings and bedding. Glorious Sheets 580 Thread Count.
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(45 traveller reviews)

Pet Friendly~Carole's Pass At Stephenson Manor
average rating of 5.0 based on 45 reviews

Well appointed, clean, roomy and inviting

  • 5 of 5

My sisters and I just spent four nights at this St. Pete VRBO unit and were extremely pleased with it. If you are heading to the area and want to be close to beach as well as downtown St. Pete but in a quiet neighborhood at night this is your place!

Unit has 3 spacious bedrooms, modern well equipped kitchen, screen in outside lanai for morning coffee, open space inside. So when we invited my father and wife to join us for the day the seven of us adults never felt crowded together. The home is clearly newly renovated and decorated very nicely so it truly has a home away from home feel--very inviting. We chose this unit based upon pictures and good reviews and it was exactly as advertised. Prior to arrival as well as during stay owner was very responsive to questions we had providing prompt and complete info every time.

Owner has provided ample beach accessories in the garage such as cooler, chairs, and towels so no need to bring anything like that. Brand new outdoor grill available though we didn't use cause we had dinners covered.

Location is excellent for exploring St. Pete...close fully stocked Publix grocery and drug store also handy.

My sister and I both remarked that many times we feel compelled to "clean" a bit upon entering a rental unit but NOT here. This home was spotless!

We definitely will rent here again when returning to St. Pete. Downtown area around Central Ave and waterfront especially nice to stroll shops and eating areas galore.

  • Review Submitted: May 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow, Bill. You just made my day! Thanks so much for the kind words. It was a pleasure meeting you and your friends the other day. We're already looking forward to your next stay!
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Cold Spring, KY

Great Property...Centrally Located

  • 5 of 5

Home is immaculate and has everything you need to enjoy your stay. This place is centrally located, quick Uber ride to downtown St. Pete and beaches. With the marina 10 mins away we took a charter out fishing, so if you have the time it is well worth it. The home owner was great to work with!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Michael. We sure appreciate the kind words and I hope you will think of us the next time your travels bring you to Sunny St. Petersburg.
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New York


  • 5 of 5

This place is wonderful. We stayed for only five days and wish we could've stayed longer. The house is beautifully decorated with a cozy feel to it and very quiet!! There is a large fenced in backyard, which was perfect for our kids and dog. There is a dog friendly beach nearby so your dog/s can enjoy the beaches too. The owners are great and very responsive to any questions you might have. We highly recommend this place.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the kind words. We'll be looking forward to your next trip to Sunny St. Petersburg. You are welcome back anytime, soon, and often!
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Very clean well cared for

  • 5 of 5

Would rent this unit again

  • Review Submitted: Feb 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chapel Hill

Great house, set up perfectly for extended stays.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely property with great appointments. Really ready for living in the house and the area.

Highly recommend it to others. My dog loved the large yard.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Dan. We really appreciate your stay and review. Until next time!!
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Love in every detail!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, extremelly well equiped and clean. Quiet neiborhood, we loved our staying.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Fernando! We really appreciate your stay and hope you will think of us first the next time your travels bring you to Sunny St Petersburg.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Greater Pinellas Point, St Petersburg Area

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Middle Two
3 Feb 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Winter 2017
31 Mar 2017 - 14 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Summer 2017
15 May 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Winter 2018
1 Jan 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
Summer 2018
2 May 2018 - 18 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Winter 2019
19 Nov 2018 - 31 May 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £403
Cleaning Fee £121
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Many surrounding
Nearest Train
25 Miles
Downtown Tampa
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many on 34th St (Highway 19)
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Maximo Beach
Car: necessary


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