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Renovated Bungalow! Downtown N.P.R. Close to beaches and Tampa!

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bed/ 1 Bath/ Sleeps 6/ Fully Renovated House next to newly renovated park!

(This is our second rental property. Our other two properties are located at #621936 and #891072).

May 2017 is now available due to a cancellation.

This cozy 2 BR/ 1 BA Key West style cottage nestled in historical downtown New Port Richey, Florida is sure to quickly become your "home away from home" getaway! (The sun room can also be converted into a possible 3rd bedroom with the use of a divider). This home is fully furnished with brand new appliances and gorgeous Floridian decor. It is newly renovated and features an enclosed sun room, full kitchen with microwave, dining room, living room with cable television, (Epix and DVR), WiFi 25/25 speed internet, full bathroom with shower and tub, and (2) bedrooms. We had a brand new A/C unit installed in June 2015. A new backyard fence was installed in June 2015. New energy efficient blackout curtains in the sun room, living room, and master bedroom in February 2016. A new water heater on 4/12/16. The living room has a new 32" flat screen t.v., the master bedroom has a new 32" flat screen t.v., and the guest room has a 20" t.v. The master bedroom has a brand new deluxe pillow top mattress! The guest bedroom has a twin bed with a brand new mattress and a slide out trundle bed under it that contains a second twin mattress. The sun room has a brand new sofa and slides down into a double bed. Washer and dryer are included. They are located on the enclosed back porch. A medium size dog crate, (up to 35 lbs.), is available upon request as well as a bed, bowl, and leash. We also provide 2 beach chairs for you to take to the beach! There is an outdoor table that seats 4 located in the backyard, a grill, and two addition lounge chairs for laying out. We also have extra chairs available for the yard.

Our properties are extremely clean!!! We wash everything after each guest including comforters/ duvets! We are also constantly updating the decor and everyday items in the house.

This home is located on a corner lot in a prime area of downtown. It is within walking distance of several downtown merchants and restaurants and you will also have a view of the fountain at Orange Lake. Also within walking distance is Sims Park along Main Street and the Pithlachascotee River that includes a newly remodeled 3 million dollar playground and amphi-theater. Sims Park is host to several outdoor festivities throughout the year such as The Chasco Fiesta, (in April), boat parades, (April and December), Christmas parade, (December), St. Patrick's Day, (Fitzgerald's- 3 day event), concerts, and outdoor movies! Please check on the City of New Port Richey website for future events.

A public boat ramp is also available just down the street at Main Street and River Road.

More Details

Owner
Heather Schneider
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
17 December, 2017

About Heather Schneider

I've lived in New Port Richey for 39 years. I also live in the same area as this rental house. I am close by in case you have any questions or need anything!

Heather Schneider purchased this bungalow in 2015

Why Heather Schneider chose New Port Richey

We specifically chose this property to buy and renovate due to it's location. It is within walking distance to Sims Park, the library, the recreation center, the river, the public boat ramp, a large children's playground, and many local shops and restaurants right in the historical downtown area. We tell all of our friends that we live in a vacationer's paradise. So, we figured...why not share it? We have put a lot of time and careful planning into renovating this home. I would say that 90% of what you see is brand new right down to the furnishings. All of the appliances and floors in the kitchen are new. The hardwood floors have all been refinished. We saved the original bathtub and everything else in the bath room is brand new including the tile floor. This property has two new sofas. One sofa slides down into a double bed. Six people can sleep comfortably in this home, but you can fit 7 if needed. We have current issues of popular magazines for you to read and a book and dvd collection. This house comes with either Showtime and a DVR that can be watched in the living room, master or guest bedrooms. This rental is 1 block from the local library and 1 block from the hospital.

What makes this bungalow unique

There is always something to do in this area! There are several outdoor festivals that are held in Sims Park throughout the year. Check the City of New Port Richey web page for event dates, (www.cityofnewportrichey.org).

Beaches: Green Key, Fred Howard Park, Dunedin Causeway, Hudson Beach, Honeymoon Island, Clearwater Beach, Tampa Causeway.

Canoe Rentals: You can rent canoes from a local restaurant called Gill Dawgs. www.gilldawg.com

Local Restaurants and Bars: Johnny Grits, Fitzgerald's Irish Bar and Grill, Estela's Mexican, Vincenzo's Italian, Market on Main, Little Corona Cigar Bar, Boulevard Beef and Ale, The Dulcet, The Karl Reef, and Jilly's Bar.

Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Tampa International
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
U.S. Hwy 19
Car: not necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in New Port Richey in Pasco County

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Lake View ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • The bathroom is a shower/ tub combo. New vanity, mirror, toilet, and tile floor.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , The sunroom can be made into a 3rd bedroom with a partition
  • The Master bedroom has a queen size bed. The mattress is brand new and has a pillow top on both sides. The master also has a new 32" flat screen t.v. The Guest bedroom has a twin bed with a trundle bed underneath that contains another twin mattress. The guest room also has a 20" t.v.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
4 people can sleep in beds, and we also have a new sofa that slides down into a double bed that can sleep 2 more people. An additional person can also sleep on the new sofa in the living room.

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Renovated Bungalow! Downtown N.P.R. Close to beaches and Tampa!
average rating of 4.85 based on 20 reviews
Mount Vernon, OH
5

Comforts of Home

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time renting a vacation property and I don't know how we'll vacation any other way! The house was furnished with everything we needed and was centrally located to some great attractions! The trundle bed was perfect for our 2 year old. I was able to skip bringing the pack n play and wasn't worried about her falling out of bed. The bed in the master bedroom was very comfortable and we rested well throughout our trip. Heather, the owner, was easy to work with and responded to my emails/questions really quickly. I'd definitely stay again if I was in the area!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
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5

First class!

  • 5 of 5

This charming bungalow is immaculate and stocked with everything you might need. If you're planning a trip to this area, this is the place to stay. Heather is an excellent and extremely attentive landlord.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and Very Clean home

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed my stay. Heather was very easy to work with. Would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cute and convenient!

  • 5 of 5

Charming cottage in great location- close to center of town and amenities. Owner very helpful and has great tips to explore area. Be sure to take a walk along the river - shady and lots to see.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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5

Home away from Home

  • 5 of 5

This was our first experience renting a vacation home through VRBO, and we were impressed. This home is the perfect size for a couple or family looking for comfort. The decor is beach style and whimsical. We found the kitchen well stocked, the queen and twin beds were very comfortable. The couch in the main livingroom was also comfortable for lounging and sleeping. The location is central to many attractions and beaches and is located right across from a beautiful park with walking path around a small lake. Our dog loved it there! Small town atmosphere added to our enjoyment. Heather was super responsive to our questions and left a cute welcome basket. Would definately stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Atlanta
5

Quaint little getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Heather's house was the perfect size for us! Everything was clean and perfect for our arrival. No maintenance issues whatsoever. The kitchen was equipped with everything we needed to cook! We were within walking distance of most restaurants downtown and of course the park, one block over. Our 2 beagles enjoyed walking down to the park in the mornings. I definitely recommend this place to all future renters!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
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Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £150.1

All payments are due 30 days prior to arrival. If you have to cancel or leave early due to an emergency or change in plans, we can only give a full refund for the dates that we are able to re-rent.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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