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Gulf Winds~Upham Beach~St Pete Beach

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 450 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 4 Sleeps

Completely renovated and newly furnished ground floor corner unit with private entrance and outside patio located on popular Upham Beach. No need for a car as the condo is situated west of Gulf Boulevard approximately 200 steps from the white sugary sands of the Gulf of Mexico!

Soak up the sun and enjoy the tranquil turquoise waters using the provided beach chairs and towels. Feeling hungry? No need to run back to the condo when you can eat at Paradise Grill located beachside for a variety of breakfast/lunch items along with ice cold drinks including beer. After a day in the sun, why not jump into the refreshing pool for a qick dip.Inside, enjoy over 200 cable and music channels in HD on a 51 inch flat screen in living room and 24 inch flat screen in bedroom. Secure WIFI access available and unlimited local/long distance calling to US/Canada/Puerto Rico included. There is a fully equipped kitchen for all of one's needs.

Nightlife anyone? There are several local bars and restaurants within walking distance. Shark Tales, Crab Daddy's, Oyster Shucker's and Woody's are just a few serving up fresh local seafood and live entertainment. Try downtown historic Corey Avenue or artsy Gulfport for more delicious dining selections. It's only a short jaunt away by car or Suncoast trolley which runs daily between St. Pete and Clearwater beaches. Downtown St. Petersburg along Central Avenue provides more entertainment/dining options, a mere 15 minutes away. Orlando theme parks are 1.5 hours away. Tampa International Airport is conveniently located 30 minutes from Gulf Winds. So much to see and do the list is endless! As you return to the condo for the evening, take a stroll down to the beach to catch an amazing sunset and then retire peacefully on the inviting pillow top mattress to dream about your next days adventures!

Minimum rental age is 25.

Please note that any lost or unreturned key(s) and/or parking pass will be subject to a fifty dollar ( $ 50.00 ) fee.

We prefer to only accept MONTHLY rentals for January, February, March & April.

Partial month rentals will be accepted for January, February, March & April only if prior bookings are already in place for that month.

**** Please note that this is a privately owned condominium NOT a hotel so certain services and amenities may not be available. Please check with owner for entire list of available amenities.

More Details

Owner
Kristi
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 July, 2017

Why Kristi chose St Petersburg Area

LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION!!!! We love the pristine white sugary sands and the warm turquoise waters of St. Pete Beach combined with the array of so many things to see and do! St. Pete Beach and it's surrounding areas have several types of activities for all age groups and interests.

What makes this condo unique

Love the proximity to the beach! Can literally walk 200 steps and we are on the sand. There's also a snack bar located directly on the beach to grab a bite to eat and a ice cold soda or brew. The condo is located west of Gulf Blvd so no busy streets to cross. There are many local bars and restaurants within walking distance. Historic Corey Ave is 5 blocks away and don't forget to check out downtown St. Petersburg on Central Ave with it's many unique dining and drinking establishments located on beautiful Tampa Bay. Gulfport is a funky little artsy town with it's unique dining and shops that's worth a trip to as well.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Saint Pete Beach in Pinellas County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Full bathtub/shower combination
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Queen sized pillow top mattress
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • 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
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Clean, newly renovated cute beach condo that is budget friendly for those that want all the amenities without breaking the bank! Why stay in a cramped hotel room when you can sprawl out in a condo with separate sleeping quarters and a full kitchen! Steps to the beach and restaurants.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(14 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.357143 based on 14 reviews
5

Very clean, relaxing and cozy condo!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I needed some R&R to say the least after a rough fall and winter. Immediately after Christmas, I began searching for the perfect place for us to spend two weeks and found Krist's cozy condo. I immediately booked our flights and then the condo. It was the perfect place for us to relax and enjoy the beach. Everything is within walking distance thus we didn't need a car! it was perfect! We even took the CAT to downtown St. Pete's which was awesome and we even caught a baseball game with the Toronto Blue Jays and Tampa Bay Rays playing! That was awesome and bonus! Only one suggestion I make is that it could use a little more pots and pans along with a couple frying pans. This isn't a complaint by any means, just a suggestion as it was a little difficult to cook as I would when home. I didn't cook much all the same, but was in need of another frying pan and pot when I did. Thanks again Kristi, and as I have already mentioned, we will be back!! probably as early as August or October! Thanks for everything! P.S. Kristi was on top of everything to make sure our stay was enjoyable. She replies to emails very quickly as well! thanks again Kristi!

  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the lovely remarks! We are so happy your stay was enjoyable and relaxing! We can definitely add more pots and pans and plan to put a hair dryer in as well. Looking forward to your return visit to our unit and St. Pete Beach. :-)
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5

Great location and easy parking

  • 5 of 5

The unit was clean when we arrived. Easy parking. We even got to check in early. The location of the condo is just around the corner from Upham Beach. We couldn't see the ocean from the condo, but not a huge deal to us. If you are traveling with anyone that has a bad back or is older, don't plan on them sleeping on the pull out sleeper sofa bed. I tried it for Ken second and couldn't do it. I am sure the bed is fine for teenagers or younger. The pool was close by as well, right across from the beach. It seems like a very slow, easy going area. I am glad we got this condo and not a hotel. The restaurants in the area were not that impressive, but there were a ton to choose from. If you like bar food and deep fried meals, this town is for you. Lol. We rented a car and drive about 7 minutes to John's Pass boardwalk. Lots of shops and restaurants there. Overall th property was perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review on the condo. The restaurants on the beach do serve mostly the type of food described however downtown St. Pete has more upscale dining options and craft beer selections. Looking into a more comfortable mattress for the sleeper sofa! If your travel plans bring you back to the area hope you will consider staying with us again.
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4

Stay at St Pete Beach

  • 4 of 5

Just around the corner, we were at the beach which was fantastic. We enjoyed a long walk on the beach most days and sometimes at night. Close to a variety of restaurants. My husband enjoyed the big screen TV. Using laundry facilities was easy and quick. Sorry this review is so late tried several times and guess I wasn't doing it right. Melba Crouch-Kubat

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay...please come visit again!
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5

Very pleased with the unit

  • 5 of 5

Unit was very well equipped, loved the proximity to beach and spring training baseball venues...several restaurants within walking distance and several more a short drive away. Really enjoyed Passa Grill...only concern was would like to have had checkin instructions earlier and how-to instructions on tv remote should be left with parking pass and door key. Otherwise enjoyed the stay very much..

Sincerely,

Joe Davis

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad to hear your stay was enjoyable! Apologies about confusion regarding TV remote, uploaded clear instructions to hospitality page. Hope to see you again on St. Pete Beach!
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5

Beach paradise

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location near the beaches and area restaurants! My husband and I enjoyed taking in all the amenities near us. This is a quiet, low key location with a very cute beach style condo. This whole area caters to middle age groups. We will plan to return soon!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mary for your review! We are happy you enjoyed your stay. Please come and visit again soon!
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4

Great location; short walk to beach, restaurants, bars, shops

  • 4 of 5

Clean and cozy; good size for my husband and I and our teenage daughter.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you had a great time! Please come back and visit again!
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Location

Nearest Airport
29 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Oyster Shuckers
Nearest Golf
5.7 Miles
Twin Brooks
Nearest Train
33 Miles
AmtrakTampa Station
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Shark Tales
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Upham Beach
Car: not necessary

Less than 2 blocks to the Gulf with no busy streets to cross! Several local eateries and drinking establishments within walking distance. So much to see and do in fabulous St.Pete Beach!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Saint Pete Beach, Tampa Bay

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
"Sizzling Summer Sale"
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
4 night minimum stay
£503
for 4 nights
From
£77
From
£86
Fri,Sat
£663
£1,932
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Standard pricing
4 night minimum stay
£541
for 4 nights
From
£87
From
£96
Fri,Sat
£715
£2,106
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £76.17
Refundable Damage Deposit £192.35
Cleaning Fee £103.87 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

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.
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