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Patrik & Eva Albertsson

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

Huge Luxury Beach Condo with Pool

23 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Florida Central Gulf Coast Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Beautiful beach condo with many great reviews from our valued guests. Enjoy the warm Gulf breezes as you sit on your waterfront balcony. This 1400 sq ft condo is 1 of the largest in the area. It's great for a romantic getaway or family time together. You'll have 2 queen size beds and bunk beds!!! Maximum occupancy is 6 people.

The beautiful interior includes a full kitchen AND washer/dryer. There's a 2 car enclosed garage, private heated pool, beach chairs, toys and towels. The beach is about 150 steps away. When you get tired of relaxing on the sand or reading by the pool, there's even a private fishing pier that is yours to watch the boats or catch some fish. Restaurants and shops are close by, some even within walking distance. A trolley takes you up and down Gulf Blvd so you can explore all the beaches. There's a stop next to the condo property. All you have to do is show up, sit back and enjoy.

Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Patrik & Eva Albertsson (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

About Patrik & Eva Albertsson

We have owned the condo since 2009. We spent a lot of time this summer upgrading it and we are very happy with the results. We live in Pittsburgh, PA, so we can only come down every so often and we are renting out the condo when we can not use it ourselves.

Patrik & Eva Albertsson purchased this condo in 2009

Why Patrik & Eva Albertsson chose Florida Central Gulf Coast

Indian Shores is the quietest, most relaxed part of Sand Key, the barrier island that runs along the Gulf shore from St Pete to Clearwater. It is the narrowest part of Sand Key, only about 200 yards across where we are located. That means you can enjoy both the Gulf of Mexico and the Inter-coastal waterway only a few steps apart. Indian Shores is the last part of the coastline in Pinellas County that preserves the small-town feel. Gulf Blvd is still only one lane in each direction here with a slow speed limit. There is a lot less asphalt compared to the areas north and south of Indian Shores, a lot fewer high-rise buildings and none of the tourist traps. While you will find all the restaurants and conveniences you need nearby, Indian Shores is still primarily a family oriented community.

What makes this condo unique

Our view is of the Inter-coastal waterway, the body of water that separates Sand Key from the mainland. There are dolphins to see, they are most active in the mornings and evenings. Manatees are a little harder to spot but they are there too. When the tide is low there is a sandbar that emerges just off our balcony. The seabirds all come to feed there and it is wonderful entertainment.

Reviews

4.9
based on 23 traveler reviews

Huge Luxury Beach Condo with Pool
average rating of 4.869565 based on 23 reviews
5

Gorgeous Condo, Uncrowded Close Beach, and Superb Owners!!

  • 5 of 5

A vacation is something that you look forward to and if you are looking for the perfect place to stay, then this is it! I find myself reading reviews and analyzing descriptions before committing to anything because it is so hard to know what you are getting. This condo was exactly as described. It is beautifully decorated, very spacious and has anything that you could possibly need. My husband, along with our 16 year old twin girls enjoyed the beach everyday! The girls loved their "fancy suite" as they called it. The loved the large shower, spacious room , big bathroom and large windows. The weather was sunny, the water was warm, and the beach was super close, right across the street. We had coffee on the balcony each morning and watched the sunrise from the back intercoastal waterway fishing dock. We were able to walk down the road for ice cream and then head to the beach to watch the sunset (which let me tell you was gorgeous!) We loved the fact that Indian Shores Beach was not crowded, there are tons of beautiful seashells, and we even saw fish swimming in the waves. It is close enough to drive to other beaches to check them out if you so desire, but after doing so we were so happy we chose here. There were dolphins in the evenings off the dock out back and also from fishing pier at Fort DeSoto just a short drive away. Patrik and Eva, we cannot thank you enough for allowing to stay at your home. You always replied promptly, answered any questions, and were super helpful with anything we needed. You have a beautiful home and provide excellent service to those staying with you. We are looking forward to returning maybe even for a longer stay next time! We highly recommend this rental property to anybody thinking about a vacation to the beautiful gulf side! You will not be disappointed!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Condo!!

  • 5 of 5

The condo itself is beautiful. Nice floors and kitchen, and great space for me, my wife, and four kids. The property has a nice pool, and is just a short walk from the beach. Patrik was extremely prompt and helpful throughout the whole process. While there is not a view of the ocean or intercoastal, the balcony overlooks a nice wooded area with a water inlet off of the intercoastal. I would highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stunning Condo owned by lovely people!

  • 5 of 5

Patrik and Eva, what can we say that hasn't already been mentioned before. Your Condo at Indian Shores was simply stunning and a very welcome relaxing break after a rather hectic week over in Orlando. All your help and advice before, during and after our visit was very much appreciated.

Our little boy loved the bunk beds and especially the games console as we don't have one at home and my mum appreciated having her own 'wing' of the condo. The view from the balcony was a fantastic place to spot wildlife or to simply sit, relax and take in the Gulf air.

Having been to Anna Maria Island many times before, Indian Shores was another equally stunning part of the Gulf where we found plenty of superb places to eat, drink and relax on a peaceful uncrowded beach. We saw dolphins from the pier and even a manatee from the beach.

I would not hesitate to recommend Mariner’s Pointe to my family and friends looking for a trip to Florida.

Patrik and Eva, once again thank you so much for a wonderful holiday in your amazing Condo.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Another Great Stay!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second year at this condo, and we were, once again, very impressed. The beach is just minutes away and is not very crowded. The pool is a nice break from the beach, and we used it daily (not to mention we were the only ones occupying the pool each day--added bonus!). Like last year, we saw dolphins in the harbor as we were fishing off the pier. Indian Shores is such a great area with many restaurants and attractions nearby without being too "touristy."

I definitely recommend booking this condo for anyone visiting the area. We plan on returning to Patrik and Eva's condo in the future for a third stay!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing condo.

  • 5 of 5

Than you Patrik and Eva for sharing your beautiful condo with us.

We had a great week in Indian shores, and we found everything we needed in your home.The condo is better than in the pictures, very good decorated and a lot of space for the four of us, our boys are 22 and 18 years old. We appreciate all the information that Patrik sent to us and it was very easy to communicate with him.

Although the weather was not perfect since it rained a lot, your home was great to relax. We loved Salvador Dali -Museum in St. Petersburg, we highly recommend it to everyone loves art.

We definitely recomend it and will come back.

Thanks again,

Edi & Adrian

Katy, TX

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Had a wonderful week here!

  • 5 of 5

Patrick & Ava's place is fantastic! Plenty of room and very well stocked. I stayed with my husband, our 2 year old son and my Mom flew into Tampa airport and met us. Only 30 minutes from the airport which made picking her up a breeze. We loved the bunk bed in the master, it was great for our little one who isn't used to sleeping in strange places. We spent a lot of time on the balcony, nice view! The beach gear in the garage was great to have, such a nice touch. I would stay here again in a heart-beat!

  • Submitted: May 21, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Tampa Airport
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Indian Shores Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2016
Jun 4 2016 - Aug 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 
 
Christmas 2016
Dec 22 2016 - Jan 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
 
 
Winter 2016
Jan 3 2017 - Jan 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
Peak 2017
Feb 1 2017 - Apr 22 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,350
 
 
Summer 2017
Apr 23 2017 - Aug 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,150
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $120
Refundable damage deposit $150
Tax Rate 13.0%

12% tax and 120 dollar cleaning charge added to the rates above

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Florida Central Gulf Coast Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1440 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 bunk bed
  • Queen size Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Two car garage (fits two cars or a car and a boat!) - Private fishing/dolphin watching pier - Beach chairs and cart - Games - Huge DVD library - Video game console with many video games - Desk area in living/dining room area Wi-Fi high speed internet access

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