The Tommy Bahama Island house is 100 years old and is a fun, funky, beach house with character and will be enjoyed by wanna be beach bums, families who just want to walk to the beach and don't mind getting sand on the floor, fun loving guests who want to sit on the porch and watch the never ending excitement at the Ship Wreck Bar across the street, but may not be suited for well heeled, upscale, picky, fussy folks as it has all the quirkiness of 100 year old homes which included converted porch rooms, unusual sized rooms, low porch ceilings, evidence of an older homes.
There are no streets to cross just step out back door, you will see the beach, walk past two other houses and your on the beach. Weber Gas Grill at Clearwater Cottages, and wood party deck with Tin Roof Gazebo in Key West style common backyard. The Tommy Bahama Island house is 6 blocks walk or about 10 minute walk to pier 60 and all the restuarants on the beach. Across street and 3 blocks walk to olympic size heated swimming pool, tennis courts and basketball, community and recreation center for children and playground. Free admission passes given to guests who stay one week. Maximum free passes is 10 Heated kiddy pool has big water slides and fountains, and lifeguards. You may drop your children off if over 9 years old. There are camp counselors to assist them to have a great day
This is maintained by the City of Clearwater to the highest standards and put most small hotel pools to shame..
Email owner for availability and questions. We do not update the calender .There are 10 rental cottages available in this group and usually have one available. DAILY RENTAL IS AVAILBLE . No charge to use the manager's bicycles.
Please email to check availability and call to reserve 813-417-1218 we do rent our cottages to well behaved young adults under 21. We also rent to well behaved senors. Well behaved pets also enjoy the beach cottages. The beach is pet friendly 3 blocks north of clearwater cottages.
Linens, bed comforters, and towels are provided. Paper goods included.
Wedding parties and other family reunion services available. We do not just leave the key under the mat. When you rent from clearwater cottages our friendly staff meets you at check in, and insures that all your vacation needs are met so you have a great beach vacation.
Pool: we offer free passes up to 10 passes for for guests who stay one week to best pool complex in clearwater beach. There is no pool at the house.
The beach is 300 steps, yards walk just down the block (less than 20 seconds) You will see the beach off the back porch.
Pier 60 with vendors, street performers, entertainers, fishing pier, bands and nightime activities 6 blocks walk,about 10 minutes.
Frenchy's Rockaway Grill and Palm Pavilion outdoor waterfront restaurants 4 blocks walk. Live music at both and directly on the sand.State of the art olympic size adult heated pool and children's play pool, showers, lifeguard, recreation center, tennis and basketball, library and boat ramp just across the street . 2.5 blocks over. Free children's playground and park with bocci courts, rides, bbq grill just across the street, two block down on mandalay ave. Trolley and bus stop just outside next block take you everywhere for just $1.50 angelo's pizza for the hungry and shipwreck bar for the thirsty just across street. Busch gardens one hour drive
Historic tarpon springs 30 minute drive
Disneyworld 1 and half hour drive, universal studios close to disneyworld and seaworld and all orlando resorts
Master bedroom : queen size Tommy Bahama poster bed in master bedroom with 34 inch Vizio HD Plasma TV curtains open to living room which makes room feel much larger.
Guest bedroom has Queen Tommy Bahama Bed and wall mounted Plasma TV.
Porch bedroom has qeen size tommy bahama poster bed, with a limited gulf view and wood porch. It is a long narrow room.
Sundancer Super Spa available on first come basis. per week. Small fee may apply
Video Tour we suggest you view the house by going to utube clearwater cottages. The video tours show the Tommy Bahama House, Pineapple 2 bedroom beach apartment and the Dolphin Cottage 100 steps from beach.
This is a fun, funky, 100 year old real beach house with who's age shows on the outside being so close to the beach, but comfortable and fun and clean on the inside. Some rooms are long and thin, some floors crooked, some ceilings low. Some rooms do not have outlets on every wall. It feels like a beach house built 100 years ago. Not for picky fussy country club types. IF YOU WANT A PERFECT HOUSE, PLEASE RENT A NEW HOUSE FOR TWICE THE PRICE. For fun loving guests who when sitting on the front porch, don't mind the entertainment and music from the famous Shipwreck Bar across the street. You will have the best seat in town for entertainment, but if you want quiet, we suggest one of the beach cottages closer to the beach. Clearwater Cottages offers cottages as close as 100 steps from the beach.
Well Heeled travelers who wish to be disconnected from the vibrant beach atmosphere and expect perfection may choose the Sandpearl hotel just 2 blocks over or the Surfside Condos just behind behind the Cottages for twice the price, same world class beach . Fun, artsy. wanna be a beach bum again and guests who want to life the Salt Life for a few days will love this house and energy at Clearwater Cottages.
Master Bedroom Queen size Tommy Bahama Wood Bed with Posturepedic Mattress, offers complete privacy from rest of house, and curtains open to living room making it feel twice the size.
Guest Bedroom is private from rest of house except if the porch bedroom is occupied , those guests would have to walk through this room to access the bathroom and kitchen. Not an issue if Sofabed is used in living room.
This is a long thin room but cozy with window viewing wood deck and Angelo Pizza. Wall mounted Flat TV and window air conditioner. Has Queen size Tommy Bahama Wood Bed and Tommy Bahama Chairs.
Porch Bedroom features Tommy Bahama Poster Wood Bed with small view of Gulf of Mexico. This is a converted porch with air conditioner, long and narrow, has all original divided light windows. Has private entrace from back porch, or through Guest bedroom. queen Tommy Bahama Wood bed, LCD flat TV.