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Small Resort. Beautiful Beach. Perfect Vacation.

21 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Florida Central Gulf Coast Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2.0 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Located in the heart of Treasure Island, and on the edge of the widest and most picturesque stretch of beach in the area, the Surf Beach Resort gives you all the amenities of the large overcrowded resorts, without the crowds! With only thirty condos in the building, you'll feel relaxed and comfortable, and never have to worry about space at the gorgeous beachfront pool and large wooden deck with multiple BBQ grills.

This is a corner unit on the second floor, and overlooks the pool and patio area. The view from the balcony is outstanding looking towards the beach and Gulf.

The master bedroom features a comfortable Queen size bed with separate adjoining bathroom, and leads out to the spacious private balcony. The second bedroom also is furnished with a Queen bed, and is located just off the kitchen area. There is a second bathroom off the main living room with a tub/shower combo. There is a Queen size sleep sofa in the living room.

Fresh, new plush carpet in the bedrooms, free WiFi internet throughout the building and pool area, clothes washer and dryer in the condo, TV's in each bedroom and the living room (large Flat screen), a fully equipped kitchen, and a full view to the North and West from the private balcony (you can't get a better seat at Sunset time). This condo has it all, and is ready to go!

Treasure Island is located on Florida's beautiful Gulf Coast with its miles of gorgeous white sand beaches. Treasure Island maintains an "Old Florida" feeling, but it is part of the Tampa Bay region, one of the nation's fastest growing metro areas. Treasure Island offers a relaxed atmosphere for you and your family but it is close drive away to many exciting theme parks and area attractions.

The Beach Trolley services Treasure Island to give you easy access to all the Pinellas County Beaches at very reasonable rates and convenient times. The Trolley stops every block or so all along the entire length of Gulf Boulevard.

Within driving distance to Busch Gardens, Lowry Park Zoo, Weeki Wachee Springs, Tarpon Springs' Famous Sponge Docks, Museums, Tampa Bay Rays, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Lightning and more. Approximately 90 minute drive to the Orlando where you can enjoy world class attractions including Disneys' Magic Kingdom & Epcot, Sea World, MGM Studios, and Universal Studios.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
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Reviews

4.3
based on 21 traveler reviews

Small Resort. Beautiful Beach. Perfect Vacation.
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 21 reviews
Westerville, Oh
5

July trip

  • 5 of 5

The condo was great. Clean, and in a great location. It is small, so not suitable for large families but was perfect for what we needed. Beach was absolutely gorgeous, and plenty to do within walking distance.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice condo

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay here! The condo was exactly as pictured. We got exactly what we expected. Very clean, and the beds were really comfortable.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ottawa, Kansas
3

Not as expected!!

  • 3 of 5

Not as expected!

I did not receive any emails on booking. I did not get a parking pass. I had to do all the calling to make sure that everything was up to date. I called to verify everything again on the way down to make sure that the key would be ready for us. I was told that it would be in the mailbox. When I arrived, there was not a key and no one to let us in. I called Brandon (a contact that I had reached) to let us in. He arrived quickly and let us in our condo. Then the evening came and went, and it was time to take a shower. The shower in the main bath did not work, and the shower in the guest bathroom barely worked. Again, I notified Brandon (at 10:30 pm). He responded quickly stating that he would have a maintenance man out in the morning. The maintenance man was busy, so Brandon came out himself and fixed the shower. 5- Stars to him!!!

The condo was dirty! I swept a dustpan of sand, hair, and dirt off the floor the first night, the carpets in the bedrooms were dirty, the furnace doors were covered with thick lint and the filter could not be seen through, sofa fabric was dirty (and it had popcorn in it from the last people), and the beds were very uncomfortable. I bought cleaning supplies to clean the condo before I would let any of my family take a shower or eat on the table or bar.

There again, not as expected.

There were beach toys, a big wheeled fold up wagon, and several umbrellas for the beach (the grandchildren loved them).

Suggestions for the future..... communication, better mattress, can opener for the kitchen, take the carpets out and put down tile (sand is hard on the carpet and hard to keep clean), a new sleeper sofa, and a thorough cleaning (especially the furnace area).

Again 5 Stars to Brandon!!!!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the feedback. The condo keys are managed by the building, we are reliant on them placing it in the lockbox if our Guests arrive after hours. Unfortunately, they must have forgotten to take care of it before they left the office. Our apologies for that, and glad that we were able to assist you so quickly when you arrived. We'll taken note of the other maintenance items and they have all been addressed. Thanks again. Hope we can help you again in the future!
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4

Sibling Vacation

  • 4 of 5

Nice corner unit with a great view of the beach.

Building is close to many restaurants, shops, ice cream.

Trolley stop is right next door that takes you down to the other end of the strip or over the bridge to John's Pass.

Some of the prettiest sunsets I have ever seen.

Would come back again.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Spring Break 2016

  • 5 of 5

This condo was very clean. We were comfortable. Perfect for a family getaway! This condo has everything you need from beech towels and chairs, kitchen was fully stocked. This place was great!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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McGregor MN
3

Good Location/Condo needs attention

  • 3 of 5

The condo was in a great location. Our 2nd floor balcony overlooked the pool and the ocean. The beach is adjacent to the property, but a good 200 yard walk along the sand away. No problem. The condo needs to have some things done. For instance, we called because our faucet in the kitchen sink needed to be replaced. It no longer will stream and only sprays, not necessarily into the sink. They looked at it but chose not to fix it. The kitchen is cheaply supplied. We had no knives or steak knives. The 2 spatulas were worthless. Pots and pans were second hand and not the best. The toaster burned one area of the toast every time due to a bad element. We called and they did bring a cutlery set and some new kitchen utensils.

The carpets are old and filthy in the bedrooms. They turn feet and white socks black. The carpet needs to be replaced or washed. The rest of the condo is tiled. The #2 bedroom fan rattles and the window blind has no wand to work with. They don't keep out light and the hallway is against the window from outside and that hallway is brightly lit. We put a blanket we brought along over the blinds to get the room dark. A cheap dark curtain would be recommended. The main drag is out that window so closing it at night is a necessity. A fan that is not noisy would help for sleeping and some cooling.

The grills were nice and easy to use. The grounds and pool area were very clean and nice. There are a dozen good restaruants within walking distance. (Do try Shrimpees)

I would recommend this unit for its location. It has the potential to be great but only gets 3 stars until the owner or manager decides to fix up and update the inside issues.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the feedback. We've looked through everything in the kitchen, and replaced anything that was worn (including the kitchen faucet!). The carpets have been professionally cleaned and checked over. Glad you enjoyed the stay!
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Other Activities:

SHOPPING ~ FISHING ~ DINING ~ ENTERTAINMENT

Busch Gardens Tampa Theme Park

Downtown St.

Sunken Gardens is a botanical garden located in the City of St.

Art Museums in the St.

Explore pristine Florida beaches in the St. Petersburg area, home to Madeira Beach and Treasure Island. Pick from houses, condos and cottages, and get ready to enjoy sugar white sand and warm breezes. Vacations in the St. Petersburg area offer abundant outdoor recreation – on and off the water – a lively arts scene, and award-winning restaurants.

Madeira Beach, located west of St. Petersburg is home to John's Pass Village and Boardwalk, a fun attraction for all ages. John's Pass, or the Pass to locals, offers top dining and nightlife options, family-friendly attractions, shopping and water sports. While walking the 1,100-foot boardwalk, see alligators at The Alligator Attraction and dolphins playing in the Gulf's waters. Walk into dozens of unique shops that sell everything from beachwear to shells to find the perfect souvenir or gift.

Madeira Beach's restaurants welcome family and friends to try the fresh local flavor. Many top-rated restaurants at the Pass feature entertainment, specials and events as well. The Seafood Festival at John's Pass – held annually in October – hosts more than 100,000 guests to celebrate food, music, and arts and crafts.

Water lovers can parasail, rent jet skis or deep-sea fish to complete their beach vacation. John's Pass is also a popular fishing destination and brings in more grouper than any other place in Florida. Visitors can also relax while birdwatching, boating and canoeing, all within easy access of their vacation rental.

Treasure Island – adjacent to St. Petersburg – is another favorite beach town in Florida. Swim, snorkel, fish, parasail and shell at this hot spot, which was named from an early hotel owner who buried and discovered treasure chests on the beach.

Known as a secret spot for sunsets, Treasure Island's 3 miles of beaches serve as the perfect place to watch the sun set over the Gulf of Mexico with someone special. Treasure Island also offers guests fun-filled attractions and things to do, paired with restaurants serving everything from breakfast to fresh seafood dinners. Many restaurants in Treasure Island are top TripAdvisor recipients and range from bar casual to fine dining.

Other popular attractions in the St. Petersburg area include the award-winning Salvador Dali Museum and Fort De Soto Park, the largest park within the Pinellas County Park System, measuring more than 1,100 acres.

View the properties to find your perfect vacation home, and plan to discover all St. Petersburg offers!

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Rates & Availability

Notes

  • Major Credit Cards Accepted.
    Monthly rates show the rental amount of a four week trip.
    A 30% deposit is required upon confirmation of all reservations.
    A $44 limited damage waiver is available in lieu of the $500 security deposit.
    Local, State & Federal Taxes 13%.
    Processing Fee - Discounted $49
    Processing Fee - ES Discounted $98
    5% off for extended reservations during Early Spring.
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Amenities

Florida Central Gulf Coast Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub

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