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jeff or julie

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Beach Front Cottage! Balcony Sunsets & Dolphin Watching

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

Placida House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, with sleeping den ---GULFFRONT (Sleeps 6)

WATCH 'LITTLE GASPARILA BEACH SHAK' ON YOU TUBE Beachviews from every window including both baths! This gulf front beach cottage has a balcony the width of the home.(overhanging the gulf of Mexico, fish from it or enjoy the abundant bird, sea, and beach life).Gasparilla utilities fresh water supply at cottage!

Many sitting areas with your choice of rocker chairs, large L shaped couch, rattan couch, rattan chase lounge and chairs, alfresco table on the lanai.

Beach level shower and toilet for convenient beach enjoyment, you will find many floats, tot toys, beach toys/blankets, skim boards, fishing poles, shell shovels and nets. When you have had enough sun but don't want to leave the beach--simply move under the cottage to the cool breezy shade provided, staying to enjoy the sounds and sights of the beach.

Rent a golf cart for fun exploration of 7 mile island. Go approx 400ft to the bayside of island and fish or net from our semi-private dock. You may also rent a boat or charter a fishing or sight seeing boat. Visit our Islands private library.

Beautiful PUBLIX grocery and bakery 1 mile from marina. Water taxi runs daily 8am-6pm make reservation.(after hours ferry avail)

Keywords: gulf front beach cottage

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
jeff or julie (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About jeff or julie

family cottage

built 1967

jeff or julie purchased this house in 2002

Why jeff or julie chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

GULF FRONT

What makes this house unique

FISH FROM DECK

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(28 traveler reviews)
Beach Front Cottage! Balcony Sunsets & Dolphin Watching
average rating of 4.464286 based on 28 reviews
4

Relaxing

  • 4 of 5

Great place to stay. We saw Manta Rays, Manatees, lots of dolphins right in front of our deck! We caught snook from the deck. The kids enjoyed looking for shells, snorkeling, and swimming. We all came back with a tan. Be aware of the sand fleas, though. They ate my husband and oldest daughter up!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

My favorite place on earth

  • 5 of 5

This house is my favorite spot on the island as well as my favorite place on earth! I have caught snook from the balcony and spent hours in the shade under the house swinging in my hammock just above the crashing waves. No other house on the island offers such up close and personal views of sunrises and sunsets as it's front end sits in the tide. I have taken breathtaking pictures and stargazed from the balcony and created unforgettable memories inside and out with my friends and family that will last a lifetime. This home offers an experience I think everyone ought to have at least once in their life.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Heaven on earth

  • 5 of 5

The constant sound of the waves and ocean view put me into the most relaxed mode that I can remember. Sitting on the balcony overlooking the gulf and watching the sun set the Dolphins swim was absolutely breathtaking and more than I ever expected. I love the " rustic " feel of this place. There is no place like it. I will definitely return.

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing and wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

We spent the holidays in this delightful paradise. Jeff and Julie were an absolute delight to deal with! We will definitely return to spend more time on Little Gasprilla Island❤️

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

WE LOVE this place - Location location location!!!

  • 5 of 5

This beach house is everything + more. We took a long weekend to head into Gasparilla Island and had a weekend of heavenly fun. The house is so cool. It is the perfect place to relax, rewind, and retreat for a vaca. Things to keep in mind if you are new to the island; it is remote so you have to bring any food or items you need for your stay, unless you have a boat - getting on and off the island requires a taxi (Emmitt's service is great though), and you want to prep for the bugs - specifically the 'noseeums' because bug spray wont keep them away, but they make special spray for it so just bring that.

We saw dolphins and watched the tide from this amazing deck. The house is the coolest on the island because it is literally in the ocean. Whenever we spoke to any of the wonderful people on the island they knew of this place because of how unique it is. If you want to stay in a place you will never forget then rent here. Plus Tobey and Julie are great folks to work with. They really care about their property and the people that enjoy staying in it.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

SOOOO MUCH FUN

  • 5 of 5

Not only is this location amazing as it's literally on the water, the home itself is very quaint and inviting. The home is large enough so everyone has space and the beds are super comfortable. We saw dolphins swimming very close to us and met island locals who couldn't be nicer. The water taxi was easy to set up and the walk from it to the house is minimal. This house is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the company of good friends and natures beauty.

We had an amazing time and will definitely be returning.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
tpa
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
pirates water taxi
Car: recommended

gulf front

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Rates & Availability

Placida House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
winter
Nov 1 2016 - May 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$225
$1,485
$4,775
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
$1,295
$3,995
 

Additional information about rental rates

clean fee $135 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 12.0%

cleaning 135.00
tax 12%
check-in 3pm checkout 1130am
49 insurance security deposit
cancel 60days plus 100% refund 30 days or less 0 refund

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Placida House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 one on beach level one on living level
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
child high chair

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