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Newly Renovated W/pool

Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,060 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights


About the property

2 Bed 1 1/2 Bath in Awesome Location - Close to Parks, Downtown, and Beaches.

Our Home is yours to share - could sleep 6 - 2 Bed/ 1 1/2 bath - with small pool and privacy unparalleled for a near downtown location. To resting on the front porch, lounging in the central a/c Home, or /resting and soaking in the pool, you will find everything you need for a relaxing stay in St. Petersburg. Master bedroom has queen bed and 1/2 bath. Guest room has double bunk beds and living room has pull-out double bed. Walk or use available bikes to get downtown, and/or catch Trolley to the beaches, just 15 a min. drive away.

Dick Thomas
Member since: 2005
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 April, 2017

About Dick Thomas

Lived and owned in Maine, and rented our home there - have rented in Cambridge, MA, Fountain Hills, AZ and St. Petersburg, FL, before we just purchased in St. Petersburg. Professional couple with 10 and 22 year old children.

Dick Thomas purchased this house in 2015

Why Dick Thomas chose St Petersburg

A true historical bungalow Florida home with pool, close to downtown and 4th St. shopping and Botanical Gardens.

What makes this house unique

Pool, Completely Re-painted 6/15, Close to Everything!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Historic Uptown in St Petersburg

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1060 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • city centre ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Full Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    1/2 Bathroom - Toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1/2 Bath within
    Guest Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • 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
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)

Newly Renovated W/pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Fantastic home near downtown

  • 5 of 5

You have to rent this place!  Here are all the reasons:

1)  Owners are fantastic, helpful, and very responsive.  They have a neighbor that helps out with the house so there are no issues if something happens or needs to be fixed in the house.  The house is fully stocked with anything you could need - dishes, cookware, washer / dryer, great backyard, driveway (so you don't have to park on street), 2 bedrooms, 1 1/2 bath, TV with cable, A/C and heat (if you ever need it).  Super comfortable, clean and safe home! 

2)  Location location location.  This house is in a quiet neighborhood, walking distance to downtown (1 mile from the house to the end of Beach Drive), 3 blocks from Starbucks, CVS and other restaurants.  Additionally there are 3 lakes within walking distance.  Finally, the drive to Vinoy Park to walk along the waterfront takes 7 minutes and I do this every morning before work!

3)  St Pete is very easy to navigate and get around.  Restaurants on Beach Drive and Central Ave are all great and I've tried about 20 so far.  Cute shops, art museums, music, theater.

4)  St Pete Beach is 15 minutes away.  The entrance to the highway is at the end of the street of this house.  So convenient!

5)  St Pete is a very friendly, very relaxed city with lots of great restaurants, culture, and probably most important of all - SUN and great weather. 

I can't say enough good things about the several weeks that I stayed in St Pete.  You will really enjoy it here and Dick and Karen will help make your stay easy and as pleasant as possible.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Julie! We loved having you and Hannah stay at our home.
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
St. Pete Beach
Car: not necessary

Close to downtown shops and restaurants, Botanical Gardens, and 4th St. shops and restaurants.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Historic Uptown, St Petersburg Area

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30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £773.03
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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