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Wonderful Water Views! Affordable Rates!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 6 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6

Spacious waterfront condo on Intercoastal Waterway with private fishing pier, directly across the street from the beach - literally a 2 minute walk to the white sandy beaches and warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Watch the boats go by, see native birds and dolphins playing in the Intercoastal waters from your private balcony while sipping morning coffee or cocktails at sunset. Enjoy the best of both - Sit or fish on the dock, relax by the private pool or spend time at the beach, the choice is yours! Many excellent restaurants nearby and within walking distance. Mingle with the tourists and locals at the lively outdoor patios in the area while enjoying local entertainment. The area offers a full array of activities including beachcombing, boating, golf, miniature golf, parasailing, waverunners, fishing and fun cruises, plus nearby shopping malls. Busch Gardens is 35 miles, Disney World, Seaworld and Universal theme parks within a 90 minute drive

Description: This 1500 sq. ft. condo, in a quaint Key West style complex of 4 buildings with 4 units each, offers all the amenities of home and accommodates 4 to 6 people comfortably. The kitchen has a breakfast bar with stools and is fully equipped with refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, blender, toaster. There is also a full-size washer and dryer, iron and ironing board. The dining area seats four but can accommodate six with additional chairs provided. The living room has a sofa which converts to a queen-size bed if needed, two occasional chairs, TV, DVD and stereo. The spacious master bedroom has a queen-size bed, extra twin daybed lounge, desk, TV, DVD and view of the secluded pool. The ensuite master bathroom has double vanity sinks and oversize circular whirlpool jacuzzi tub. The second bedroom sleeps 4 with two double beds and TV. The second bathroom has a vanity sink and full size bathtub and shower. The balcony has a patio set and electric barbeque.

Features: The main feature of this condo is the wonderful water views - from the living room, dining room, kitchen or balcony, you will feel all your cares float away! This very unique waterfront setting, unusual on the Intercoastal, offers something for everyone, young and old alike, whether you love to fish, sit on the dock, lounge at the pool or spend time at the beach. The beach is directly across the street and the beach access walkway is just steps from the complex. The beach is wide and uncrowded and 4 beach chairs, umbrella, sand toys and beach bag are provided. The area offers a full array of amenities and activities - 11 restaurants close nearby and rentals of boats, kayaks, scooters and bikes within walking distance. There is carport parking for two vehicles and should you prefer not to drive, the Suncoast Beach Trolley runs hourly along all the Gulf Beaches from Clearwater to St. Pete's for a minimal fare with a stop just steps from the complex.

We've had visitors from the U.S., Canada, the UK and Europe with many returning year after year. Our rates are reasonable - our location is perfect for what the beach and the intercoastal waterway both have to offer and we're sure you'll enjoy your stay here!

More Details

Owner
Sharon or Ed
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 13, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

So many of our guests write comments in our Guest Book which we always appreciate reading. Some of the comments on their vacation experience are shared here.

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January: “Thanks for our stay at your condo. Had some wonderful pool and beach days. This is such a wonderful location. We enjoyed watching the water and wildlife, very relaxing and a beautiful view. The condo is very roomy and has a good layout. We will definitely think about coming again



Apr: “Thank you so much. We had a terrific week and took in all the places suggested. We loved the views inside and out. The beach was terrific. You have a wonderful place here and would love to come back.”



Apr: “Loved staying at your condo. The view is fabulous – both from inside and outside on the balcony. Enjoyed our walks on the beach just across the road from the condo. Had a wonderful time and will return. The condo is spacious, peaceful and has everything a person would want.”



May: “We had a great time staying in your comdo. Lots of room to spread out and our girls loved having double beds to themselves. We fished from the pier and caught snapper, perch and fished the surf on the beach. Hate to leave but hope we will come back.”



July “We were here for a baseball tournament and enjoyed the pool after games in the hot sun. Caught quite a few fish from the dock, none were big but it was fun. Enjoyed seeing the different birds. Didn't see dolphins but lucky enough to see a manatee. Had a great time hopefully we can make it back in future.”



Aug: “Thank you so much! Our son and nephew had a blast fishing off the dock. We saw dolphins but no manatee this trip. Had lots of great meals grilled here at the condo and at the restaurants around. An absolutely amazing trip! Will definitely be back and hoping to rent your place again.



Sept. “Back for the 3rd time. We never tire of this lovely place. Long journey from UK but well worth it. Saw 2 manatees on our first day which made the holiday and dolphins nearly every day! Ate out mostly at the restaurant closeby so easy to walk to. We made good use of the inflatable floats and hope they're still here next time. Indian Shores is our favourite place and the best beach we've ever been on. Hope someday we can stay for a month, 3 weeks isn't long enough!



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Aug 2016
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Amenities

Indian Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The large master bathroom has double vanity sinks and an oversize circular whirlpool/jacuzzi tub to relax in. The second bathroom has a vanity sink and full-size bathtub and shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
  • The spacious Master bedroom has a queen-size bed, TV, and additional daybed sitting/reading area and writing desk, plus a walk-in closet and view of the pool. The second bedroom has two double beds, TV, water views, ample closet and easily accomodates four people comfortably.. In addition, there is a queen-size sofa bed in the living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(44 traveler reviews)

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Wonderful Water Views! Affordable Rates!
average rating of 4.5 based on 51 reviews
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Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

Dear Sharon and Ed

We had a wonderful vacation at your condo, it was perfect for us nice and spacious with beautiful views over the inter coastal, a two minute walk to the beach and quite a few bars and restaurants within easy walking distance and good parking for your car also a good boat rental 5 minutes walk up the road, all in all it was tip top

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Always so nice to know all the things we love about our condo and location are enjoyed by our guests as well!
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Best Bang for your buck in Indian Shores

  • 4 of 5

03/17/2018 to 03/16/2018

The condo was bright clean and spacious, had everything we needed with great views of the waterway which we really enjoyed. The location was perfect with a choice between enjoying the waterfront area, fishing dock and pool along with the beach just right across the road only minutes away. There lots of shops, restaurants and things to do in the area and also just being able to walk to the popular Pub waterfront restaurant and not have to drive was an added bonus. We definitely want to return again for another vacation.

John & Ginger

Pittsburgh,Pa.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rooms a a view!!!! Oh what a view :)

  • 5 of 5

Stayed with my kids and sis-in law:) Great space soooo close to the beach. Loved my morning coffees overlooking the intercoastal while my kids slept in. Afternoons at the Beach or the private pool were fantastic. The restaurants, the location just perfect. Had a blast...was great to be able to cook our own meals and do our own laundry on the quiet evenings. All major shopping is close and so convenient with many choices. We would absolutely book another stay. Thanks so much it was great to get away. N M and A

  • Submitted: Mar 19, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Love the view and location but....

  • 2 of 5

...the unit needs repairs. Tile chipped in kitchen, foyer, and bath. A hazard for bare feet. Beds are very basic. Not good foundation, no headboards, cheap sheets, on a $20. Metal bed frame. Patio door doesn’t lock. Other windows may fall out IF you can open them. The exterior steps have torn, loose carpet —another potential hazard. WiFi very weak, must be within 20 ft to get access. Too bad— Could be a premium place with a few thousand in repairs.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Compared to our other reviews this one is very opposite and disappointing to read.. Reviews may not always be the same but would comment that replacement of ceramic tiling is being planned and while beds may not have a headboard they are all upgraded matched sets which have not been commented on before So many families who have stayed before, do keep returning again and again having enjoyed our waterfront location and views, the fishing dock, ,heated pool, with just a 3 minute walk across to the beach and numerous restaurants and shops nearby. It's also recognized that what others may enjoy the most and look for in a vacation can vary but having feedback is always important to us and comments are noted.
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The unit was tired and needs cleaning and updating

  • 3 of 5

Dirty upholstery; cracked tiles; the sliding door - which should have a great view, was frosted over because of a broken seal; towels and face cloths were like rags; and we had to wait until 4:45pm to check in, as the unit was being cleaned.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our Spring Vacation

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed your condo very much, but the weather didn't want to cooperate and it was very cool this year. The location is very convenient it's close tho the restaurants and grocery store.

The view of the canal is very nice.

Thank You, Larry & Fannie

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Tampa International
Car: recommended

Indian Shores is located on the beautiful Gulf Beaches halfway between Clearwater Beach and St. Pete's Beach and offers an abundance of beach and water activities, golfing, fishing, shopping, restaurants and entertainment. Clearwater Beach and nearby John's Pass Village at Maderia Beach are popular tourist spots offering jet skiing, parasailing, boating, fishing, and numerous sightseeing, casino, dinner and fun cruises. Nearby Busch Gardens is just across Tampa Bay and Disney World, Universal Studios and Sea World are within a 90 minute drive.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100

$650 - $775 per week, $2600 - $3000 per mo.
Credit card payments accepted. $200 Deposit required to reserve at time of booking. Balance due 30 days prior to arrival. If cancellation is made within 60 days prior to the arrival date, the deposit is non-refundable unless another booking is received for the same dates in which case the deposit would be refunded. Contact owner for details or for last minute booking arrangements.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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