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Luxury Beach Beach House Pet Friendly

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,040 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Home, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 5)

We are 'on the sand' and the sugary sand is beautiful, powdery white sand that stretches as far as the eye can see. Our private quiet beach house allows you to unwind, relax and enjoy the moment. Soak in the relaxing atmosphere, enjoy a refreshment on the patio, toast each other at sunset, all the simple things of life that are most rewarding.

For active people, antiquing (some of the best in Florida), the The Clearwater Marine Aquarium, home of Winter the dolphin star of the movie 'Dolphin Tale' is 10 miles away. Baseball, Football, hockey and more sports is 45 minutes away in Tampa and St. Petersburg. The Mahaffey theater is 15 minutes away where stars perform in a quaint small theater. Busch Gardens is 45 minutes by car and Disney is only 2 hours away.


Owner
Owner/Property Manager
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
7 November, 2017

About Owner/Property Manager

Raised in Michigan, my family spent our vacations at a rental cottage on one of the lakes. I have been drawn to the water ever since. My tour in the navy gave me the dream (more a hope) of owning a house on the ocean/gulf.

My day job is to run a travel company that specializes in wonderful vacations from cruises to tour to resorts, we book it all.

Owner/Property Manager purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Owner/Property Manager chose Indian Rocks Beach

Several years ago I was driving the beach and saw this pretty beach house. They were having a open house so I went in. I loved the place immediately. Unfortunately the asking price was way out of my ability so I did nothing but kept looking from time to time. Several years passed and the housing boom busted and the property came back on the market at a more reasonable price and we got it. By renting the house out, we can pay down the mortgage and whenever It is not rented, we get the opportunity to live our dream at the beach.

What makes this cottage unique

Comfy is the way our guest describe the beach house. Quickly you feel like you have lived there forever. Convenience is the word that comes to mind when I think of the beach house location. We are convenient to restaurants, attractions, stores - just everything! The deck out front actually is on the beach. No elevators or long walks, down 4 steps and you are on the white sand. Up over the sand berm and there is one of the most beautiful beaches in Florida.

Where we are located few people come down to that area of the beach so it is very private and quiet, except for the sunsets, where it seems all of Indian Rocks Beach comes out to the beach for our spectacular sunsets!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We could not have asked for a better week! Weather was perfect every day! Beautiful home! So comfy and cozy and perfect for our size family. We enjoyed the perfect sun sets!



Loved walking on the beach every day and collecting shells, great restaurants and shopping! But our favorite meal was cooking the the grill and eating dinner on the deck and watching the sun set!



Thanks for sharing your wonderful piece of Florida with us.
Apr 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Indian Rocks Beach in Pinellas County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Floor Area:
  • 1040 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • Beachfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Full 1 - Outdoor Shower
    Full 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Master bathroom is quite spacious.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Plenty of drawer and closet space.
Entertainment:
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck Furniture
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Wood Decking
  • Yard
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(22 traveller reviews)

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Luxury Beach Beach House Pet Friendly
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 58 reviews
5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable and delightful!

  • Review Submitted: 16-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write and for visiting with us.
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Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely beach cottage right on the beach, with a lot of privacy and room to move. This was our first time staying in a cottage instead of a motel, and what a difference. Very clean and centrally located, making it an even better choice for vacation. We loved it and hope to be back next year.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you next year.
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5

Cozy, private and everything you need

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property, gorgeous beach and all the amenities you need in the house. Comfy bed and couch, plenty of towels and two bathrooms. Would 100% recommend this place!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased to learn you had a wonderful stay! Thanks for visiting with us.
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5

Heaven on the Beach!

  • 5 of 5

The perfect spot to go and relax!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed the peace and quiet of the beach house.
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Lovely Beach Cottage - Steps from the Gulf

  • 4 of 5

Hi Ed. We wrote in your guest book but wanted to thank you again for sharing your cozy beach cottage with us. We loved our evenings on the spacious deck watching the sun go down and listening to the roar of the ocean as well as morning coffee on the deck. My husband loved the close proximity to the beach for his daily fishing and I loved sitting on the beach with the sand between my toes. The weather couldn't have been any better. Thank you again for an enjoyable 3 weeks at your little piece of paradise.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Donna, We are very fortunate to attract such nice people like you to share our home on the beach. We love to do the same things you mentioned. Thanks again for staying with us! Ed
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4th time here

  • 5 of 5

This is our 4th time staying here and we love it. The house is well maintained and is right on the beach. We'll be back in 2017!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jill, We are so fortunate to have such good guest. Ed
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Tampa
Car: recommended

Additional information: Just South of Clearwater Beach.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Indian Rocks Beach, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Thanksgiving
18 Nov 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,613
for 7 nights
£1,613
 
 
Popular
25 Nov 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,310
for 7 nights
£1,310
 
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,607
for 7 nights
£1,607
 
 
New Years
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,547
for 7 nights
£1,547
 
 
January
6 Jan 2018 - 26 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,583
for 7 nights
£1,583
 
 
Feb - March
3 Feb 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,843
for 7 nights
£2,843
 
 
Arpil - May
7 Apr 2018 - 18 May 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,649
for 7 nights
£1,649
 
 
Memorial Day
26 May 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,821
for 7 nights
£1,821
 
 
Summer
9 Jun 2018 - 3 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,904
for 7 nights
£1,904
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £111.99 + Tax
Pet Fee £75.16 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

$1695-$3995/wk
Winter/Spring $2,395 - $3,995 per week;
Summer $2,395 - $3,495;
Fall $1,085 - $2,995;
Sales tax of 12% and Cleaning fee of $125 additional;
$500 deposit;
Check in and out on Saturdays.
Dates Available: Year Round 20% off second week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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