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SPONGE DOCKS RENTAL!

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
People
12
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
1 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Tarpon Springs - 615 Hope Street

Rental located just a few steps from the world famous Sponge Docks

CLEAN AND MOVE IN READY! Located just a few feet from the world famous Sponge Docks, this lovely 4 bedroom, 2 full baths, 1,811 sq. ft. rental home is finished with tasteful finishes throughout, beautiful terrazzo flooring, tile throughout kitchen and dining area, stainless steel appliances, wood cabinets and ideal furnishings. This home offers a split floor plan, spacious utility room and an enclosed bonus room with beautiful views of the Tarpon Springs Aquarium and neighboring attractions on the Sponge Docks. Located within minutes to Fred Howard Park, Sunset Beach, top rated schools, Emergency facilities, library, dining, shopping centers, Pinellas Trail and Tarpon Springs historical downtown district! Also, just a couple blocks from Craig Park; offering a public boat launch on the Bayou with access to the Gulf, tennis courts, gated playground, picnic benches and fishing.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Julia Brown
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Russian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
14 December, 2015
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Reviews

2/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

SPONGE DOCKS RENTAL!
average rating of 2.0 based on 3 reviews
Tarpon Springs
3

Temporary lodging

  • 3 of 5

When our home in Tarpon Springs was not finished in time, we were happy to find refuge at this property for eight weeks. We found the property clean and well stocked. The owner welcomed our two dogs, which was a plus for us, and was always available to answer questions or make any repairs that were necessary. The property is in a great location; central to everything and within walking distance to the docks as well as the center of town. Although not ultra modern or lavishly appointed, we found the property comfortable, spacious and more than adequate for our needs. If you need a nice, clean spot to stay which welcomes well behaved dogs, this is your spot in Tarpon Springs.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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NIGHTMARE

  • 1 of 5

I'm the construction worker that somebody said that I stole items from this house but in stead I left more behind, the house was not clean properly when I moved in, very old furniture, I would like to say that the biggest problem I had was that they charged me for a set of bed sheets that had a stain of blood, but the owners of the property should come back and clean and make sure the house is suitable for someone to live in before they let some one rent the house, the chargers were made with out prior notice not very professional, overall I don't recommend this house to no body because it's not a house to have a good time in, rest and enjoy, don't bring your family here there are better places the rent. I've been in other houses that are way better. Don't rent this house because it is not worth it you would be wasting your money and it needs a lot of work, it will not cover your needs!!!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Convenient, needs lots of work! Cost too much for what it is.

  • 2 of 5

This is a very conveniently located property if you want to visit the historic sponge dock area. Easy walking, lots of activity close by. However, there were many issues that need to be corrected by the owner. He is a great guy and has worked hard on the house. It is still not "high end" for sure. I will try and list the issues without disparaging him. I just feel he needs some guidance for this type rental.

The floors are terrible, all tile, but carpeting has been taken up throughout the living space and bedrooms leaving holes all around the perimeter and dust that cannot be mopped up. I mopped 4 times prior to our family arriving and they still all got dirty feet and socks. I mopped it twice prior to checking out. It just doesn't help. We had our early Thanksgiving celebration with family and didn't realize until the morning I was cooking that we had very few utensils to use. The day after I requested and was given permission to purchase some items for which he reimbursed me. (He stated that the prior renter stole a lot of items, however, he did not replace them and states to me in a conversation that he expected to rent to the same 7 construction workers upon our departure. That didn't make any sense to me.) Try cooking The items I bought were:

potato masher

measuring spoons

measuring cups

cookie sheet

vegetable peeler

can opener

serving spoons

rubber spatulas

towel hook (there was nothing close to the shower to grab your towel)

The toilet in the small bath was so dirty behind and on the hinges. There was so many stains and dirt around the base it was disgusting. There was a blood stain on the bottom sheet in the master bedroom. I could smell they had been washed, yet put back on the bed with the stain on it. There were bleach stains on one of the bedspreads and two pillow cases. Those should have been thrown out. The shower stall in small bath was not clean. There was used soap stuck to the corner of the floor and scum around the wall. Lighting situation in the bedrooms is not good. No light at all in the smallest bedroom. The lamps provided in the master and second bedroom are old and need to be on the light switch since there is no overhead light. There are no mirrors in the bedrooms which is inconvenient when several people need access to the bathrooms. There is a Florida room with no furniture for sitting. The two chairs provided for the deck (which has no wall or railing, are old, cheap, dirty plastic chairs

  • Review Submitted: Dec 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for talking the initiative to leave this review and your statement regarding the location is much appreciated. Though it is unfortunate that you had encountered such issues during your stay, once again, our most sincerest and devout apologies go out to you and the guests whom accompanied you during your stay. Please note that this particular rental is not marketed as a "high end" rental by any means and it is priced accordingly based on other seasonal properties within the area. Also, since November, the issues in which were encountered during your stay have been corrected and many changes as well as updates have been made to accodimate our future guests in a more comfortable and enjoyable manor. Thanks again!
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Location

Nearest Airport
24.25 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.05 Miles
Gastro Pub
Nearest Golf
1.87 Miles
Tarpon Springs Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
Hellas
Nearest Beach
2.55 Miles
Fred Howard Park & Sunset Beach
Car: recommended

Located within minutes to Fred Howard Park, Sunset Beach, top rated schools, Emergency facilities, library, dining, shopping centers, Pinellas Trail and Tarpons historical downtown district! Also, just a couple blocks from Craig Park; offering a public boat launch on the Bayou with access to the Gulf, tennis courts, gated playground, picnic benches and fishing.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Tarpon Springs, Clearwater Area

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
*HOLIDAY SEASON SPECIAL*
16 Nov 2016 - 14 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£1,722
for 7 nights
£1,722
£2,612
 
 
Winter Season
15 Dec 2016 - 30 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,900
for 7 nights
£1,900
£3,236
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£243
for 1 night
From
£125
£1,009
£1,900
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £394
Post Stay Cleaning Fee £118
Pet Fee £197
Tax Rate 13.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Tarpon Springs in Tampa Bay

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1890 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • village
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 full baths
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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