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Bedrooms 3
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Would you enjoy breathtaking Gulf front views, spectacular sunsets, miles and miles of wide, white sand beaches, dolphin-watching, walking the beach, license-free fishing from our private pier, heated swimming pool(80 degrees), hot tub(104 degrees), tiki huts, and grills for cookouts? Then this is the place for you!

Our spectacular 1570 sq. ft. unit on the top (5th) floor provides the best views and relaxing quiet with no guests above you. Living room and master bedroom open onto extra large balcony and overlook the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. Second and third bedrooms have Intercoastal Waterway views. Beautiful ceramic tile throughout entire condo.

There are 26' flat screen TVs in every bedroom and a 52' plasma flat screen in the LR. HE (high efficiency) washer and dryer. Stove, dishwasher,microwave, and side-by-side refrigerator. Lovely living room furniture, LUXURY mattress/springs in bedrooms, and other upgrades. All ceramic tile, blackout drapes, so many features! Come see how beautiful your vacation home will be! NOTE: All new Stainless Steel kitchen appliances added in December, 2016.

With so many amenities on this beautiful property and attractions nearby such as Busch Gardens and Disney World, this is the perfect spot for couples, families, and all who are seeking the very best vacation ever! Check calendar for availability. Ask owner for possible low-season discounts for your selected dates (for this unit only). NOTE: FREE LOCAL GYM ACCESS FOR THIS UNIT ONLY...LOCATED AT BEACHFRONT FITNESS, LESS THAN 2 MILES FROM CONDO.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018

About The Owner

Retired President of Vinyl Siding Manufacturer; Wife Retired Teacher.

The Owner purchased this condo in 2002

Why The Owner chose Indian Shores

We have traveled all over Florida, but kept coming back to this area (for 40 years!) We think this is the most beautiful and relaxing area...everything is here - you just couldn't ask for more! Come and enjoy our beautiful condo unit and all that the area has to offer.

What makes this condo unique

Top (5th) floor private balcony provides the best tropical views of the Gulf of Mexico. Loads of amenities on the property and a multitude of attractions, activities, and restaurants nearby... everything you could desire. Suncoast Beach Trolley has a stop right at our building. You can travel to all the nearby beaches without driving your car!

Guestbook comments from the manager

Great time and a great place! This was our first time in this unit. It is so nice and very clean. We are from Tampa and love this area. Fishing was good. We will be back!
Jun 2017
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Indian Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • 100% guest FORFEIT within 14 days
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Double sinks, walk in shower!
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double sinks, tub/shower combination
  • 2
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - Beautiful BR-sliding doors to balcony overlooking Gulf!
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , Fantastic! Window faces Intracoastal Waterway!
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Great! Window overlooks Intracoastal Waterway!
  • King Bed in Master Bedroom, Two Queen Beds in Second Bedroom, and Two Twin Beds in the Third Bedroom.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Lighted private pier over the Gulf of Mexico, tiki huts on the beach, free daily newspaper, free HBO, free wi-fi and broadband internet. NEW: FREE LOCAL GYM ACCESS FOR THIS UNIT ONLY AT BEACHFRONT FITNESS, LESS THAN 2 MILES FROM CONDO. Beach Chairs, Beach Towels, Beach Toys, Hair Dryers


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average rating of 4.9462366 based on 116 reviews
New Palestine, Indiana


  • 5 of 5

The condo is nicely decorated with comfortable furniture. The beds are comfortable. Everything was clean. They have everything you need. It was a bonus to have the washer and dryer in the unit. The beach is beautiful and big. There are covered chairs you can rent, but the condo has beach chairs (toys and fishing poles too) that you can use. The ladies in the office are friendly and very helpful. Karen is amazing, she kept us up to date and very easy to communicate with. I would definitely recommend this condo.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rock Hill, SC

Amazing unit in a lovely complex

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying in this unit, and we hope to stay here again next year. The condo is comfortably furnished with everything anyone could need. The beds are comfortable, and the kitchen has every tool imaginable. The balcony overlooks the beach and the pool, and there are no roads to cross to get to the ocean. Our kids (14, 12, and 3) enjoyed every minute, and our 3-year-old cried for a week after we got home because he wanted to live in "our room at the beach". The ladies in the office are very helpful and welcoming. I can't think of a single negative comment to make.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing condo, amazing beach, amazing lication!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Massa's beautiful condo for the second year in a row and we have already booked our stay for 2018. For us, it feels just like home the moment we step inside. The beds are super comfortable, the appliances are all new, the decor is modern, the tile work is beautiful, the furniture is comfortable and looks amazing. We extended our stay a week and were too late to get booked in the Massa's condo for our last week. The new condo was nice, but was NOT up to the standards of the Massa's condo. We are now spoiled and will only stay in their place. The office staff is super friendly and helpful. The location of the condo to the beach is perfect! My parents have a hard time getting around, but because the beach and ocean are so close, they can get out to enjoy it with us. Karen is just amazing! She answers all emails within minutes. We truly wouldn't stay anywhere else. Thank you Karen for letting us enjoy your beautiful, amazing, gorgeous home!! Marc and Jenn Chard and family.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sand Dollar Condo on Indian Shores

  • 5 of 5

Wow!!! This is our first family vacation in Florida, and we found a gem of a vacation "home." The owners are great people to work with as they are friendly and communicate on a timely basis, which is very important for us trying to secure a place to stay.

We drove 18 hours to get to our vacation "home", and it was a very welcomed sight as soon as we walked in...even my son expressed complimentary comments on how nice it is. Everything is super clean, and many extra things such as fishing poles and beach chairs were awesome to have. My wife loved the kitchen area- that's important :-) The couches and beds were very comfortable as well. The gym membership was an extra bonus; we loved that! Last, but not least, the balcony view is spectacular!

Indian Shore is a very nice and fun place to be, and we spent most of our time here. Our "home" is steps away from the sand, so it was very easy to get in and out. The kids also enjoyed the pool and hot tub too. Another great thing about our "home" is that we can hop on a bus/trolley and go to other fun places such as Clearwater Beach and John's Pass for a very low cost - both recommended.

The Sand Dollar Staff of Barb, Annette, TC and Holly - "BATCH" for an easy way to remember :-), were very nice to work with. One of the maintenance man's name is Jim is very nice too. He served in the military - bravo to him!

I strongly recommend this unit for any family; it comfortably sleeps six, but can be eight if the kids are younger/smaller. The only thing that will keep us from coming back is the long drive back and forth. We are planning on flying down the next time though :-)

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We just had an amazing week at this condo! We highly recommend it. It is right on the beach & the views from the living room, kitchen, and master are breathtaking. The unit is tastefully decorated, well-stocked, and spacious & comfortable for our family of six. Pool, hot tub, grills, and ground are very well maintained. Management staff is polite & helpful. All the beachfront towns between Clearwater & st Pete are nice but we think Indian shores is the prettiest. And since it is centrally located, it's a quick drive to check out the others. Lots to do but we found it hard to leave the soft white sand & blue water right out the door! Many great restaurants a quick drive away but our favorite was cooking/grilling at the condo and dining at sunset from the balcony. Beautiful! Don't pass on this condo!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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East Berne ny

Beautiful Condo!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this condo for 6 glorious weeks this year. The weather was absolutely terrific. Not one bad day. The beach at Indian Shores is beautiful. We woke up every morning looking at the ocean from the deck of the condo and watched the sun set every evening's an amazing view! The inside of this condo is like home. The owners have furnished it with comfortable furniture and supply everything you need for a terrific vacation......beach chairs and sand toys included! The owners are very nice and easy to work with. We love it here and will be back next year!

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beach Volleyball, Pinellas Trail, Famous John's Pass Village, Suncoast Beach Trolley stops at our building! The Trolley takes you to all the area beaches without driving your car! FREE BEACHFRONT FITNESS CLUB MEMBERSHIP WITH THIS UNIT ONLY!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Departure/Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
In-Room Safe $1.00/day $7 + Tax
Booking Fee $49 + Tax
Accidental Damage Fee $30 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

**Child 12 and under are free** Limit of 8 guests Total. RATES ARE BASED ON 6 ADULTS. ADULTS OVER THAT NUMBER ARE CHARGED $10.00 PER NIGHT PLUS TAX.
***5 night minimum may be available during some Fall weeks - check with owner***
*First payment is a deposit to hold the dates and due at booking: $300.00 per week of rental with a max. of $1200.00.
This deposit is deducted from the total cost with the balance due upon arrival.
Note: Rates are based on 6 adults - Add $10.00 per night per person for any adult beyond the six. Children 12 and under are free. Total number of occupants is limited to 8.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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