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~ Music by the Sea ~ On the Beach ~ Gated Complex ~

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,215 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom + Loft, 2 full baths, Fully stocked kitchen, Ocean views on Beach!

This very clean, newly updated townhome is located in a small, quiet gated complex just steps from the beach on the Gulf of Mexico. A bright and cheery beach theme can be felt throughout the unit.

On the first floor is the dining room, full size bathroom, full size kitchen which is well stocked with new dishes, glasses, silverware, cookware etc. Living room has new furniture, 50" flatscreen cable TV with DVD player with loads of DVD's. The unit has free WIFI and long distance calls in the continental U.S and Canada.

On the second floor is the master bedroom which has a new king size bed with new mattress, dresser, phone and 32' flat screen TV. This room also has a large walk-in closet that leads to the bathroom. The second bedroom has two full size beds (new mattress), 32' TV, with playstation - 2 remotes/dvd player. The loft has a queen size bed with new mattress and privacy curtains. The full size washer and dryer are also on this floor.

The balcony has all day sun and features a new glider loveseat facing the ocean, a higher table and chair set for easy viewing of the ocean during your morning breakfast or candlelit dinner. There are two covered parking spaces right outside the unit with plenty of additional parking for your guests. The complex is now gated with updated paint, new paver drive and has a very nice private heated swimming pool which is only steps between the unit and beach.

Provided with the unit are beach towels, noodles, floats, beach chairs, misc sand toys and coolers for your use.

Within a short walking distance you find plenty of nice restaurants and nightlife, PJ's, Crabby Bills, Guppy's and JD's are just a few. There are numerous nearby attractions in Clearwater, Johns Pass, St. Pete only minutes away. A short drive to Tampa is Busch Gardens, Adventure Island and the Florida Aquarium. Legoland is new between Tampa and Orlando. Disney World which consists of Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom and Hollywood Studios. Universal Studios has two parks and includes Universal and Islands of Adventure (Harry Potter) These are in Orlando and all within an hour and half drive.

Beside all new furnishings and paint, we also upgraded the windows, doors (hurricane grade), 1st floor bath vanity, flat screen TV to the master bedroom, new dryer and patio furniture, 2nd floor granite bath vanity upgrade, New Bath Towels, kitchen pans, master bedroom mirror and nightstand. I want this place to remain nice, anything worn gets replaced/updated!

* For larger families: Please check out my home listing: Music ON the Sea. 5 bedroom, water views and private new pool, dock ! **** vrbo 727784 ****

** Looking for a beautiful condo across from the famous Johns Pass check out - vrbo 831234 - Beach Front ** Sleeps 5 **

I only accept approved methods of payment through VRBO.

Keywords; beach, beachside, pool, townhouse, gated, Indian Rocks Beach

More Details

Lisa Musick
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2017

About Lisa Musick

We live in Granville, Ohio and have three teenage boys. When they were little we always vacationed in the area, always renting condos. We were finally able to bite the bullet and purchase one for ourselves and we want to share it with you and your family. We believe our experience with renting beach condos will help us provide nice lodging for you and your family. We believe in keeping the unit updated with lots of extras and keeping it deep cleaned on a regular basis.

Lisa Musick purchased this townhome in 2012

Why Lisa Musick chose Florida Central Gulf Coast

We were looking for a small complex, away from the high rises and crowded beaches but within walking distance to the restaurants, nightlife and other activities. We love walking up the beach to go to dinner and the beach in this area is really nice!

What makes this townhome unique

You are steps from the pool and the beach with no busy roads to cross. The two covered parking spots are a big plus, keep your car protected from the sun and rain, unload directly at the front door!


Indian Rocks Beach Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1215 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , New sink, cabinet with granite vanity
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , pocket door between toliet/shower area. New cab, granite top
  • Bathroom upstairs has a shower with Tub. Downstairs full bathroom has a shower. Both have new granite vanities.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom: Sleigh king size bed with new mattress/box springs. New Dresser/mirror and new nightstand. Mounted Flat Screen TV, walk through large closet with dressing table through the doorway to the bathroom sink area. which features, new cabinet, sink with granite top, mirror and lighting. The bathroom has a pocket door between tub/toliet area and another door leading hall way. Loft has Queen size Beds (1) New mattress/box springs, Double Beds (2) New mattress/box springs, headboards
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Beach chairs, floats, coolers, beach towels provided! Loads of books - please feel free to take one / leave one, there is a very large library to choose from. Tons of DVDs with lots for kids!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(70 traveler reviews)

~ Music by the Sea ~ On the Beach ~ Gated Complex ~
average rating of 4.9428573 based on 70 reviews
Owensboro, Ky

Nicest unit we have ever rented in the 10 years we have gone to IRB.

  • 5 of 5

This unit is clean and has a very well equipped kitchen. Also, all beach needs such as chairs, tents, towels are provided. It will be hard to find a nicer unit than this.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Music by the Sea

  • 5 of 5

We returned for the second year to "Music By the Sea'. Once again, our vacation was a wonderful experience -- Lisa (Owner) has thought of everything -- there is nothing that is missing from her villa that one needs to spend a relaxing and enjoyable vacation. We enjoyed our entire week despite the appearance of the hurricane Hermiane! We hope to return again next year for a relaxing vacation at the beach. Highly recommend Music by the Sea!

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cincinnati, OH

Great Place to Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at "Music by the Sea." The condo is fully stocked with all the comforts of home! Right on the beach and has a great pool. In walking distance to restaurants and shops. We would definitely recommend this condo to everyone!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Music by the Sea - Absolutely FABULOUS!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Music by the Sea was our first time renting directly from an owner and we loved it! Having stayed in many high-end "generic" condos, I can honestly say that I will always check out VRBO before I rent through any other source. The beach villa was extremely clean, the furnishings were comfortable, and Lisa has this beach home decorated beautifully. Also, every amenity that you could possibly want - from a fully stocked kitchen to beach toys, books, games, etc. was just unbelievable.

From the beginning of our stay to the end, I felt truly at home and Lisa was so personable that I felt I had made a new friend.

I highly recommend this property if anyone is going to the Indian Rocks Beach area.

Brenda C.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Girls Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at Music by the Sea. Lisa has made this rental as homie as you can get. We had beach towels, pool and beach accessories to use. You are so close to many other beaches too. Are beach was very nice. Most days the water was calm. We spent most of the time on the beach. There are many good restaurants. We do recommend visiting the visitors center when you arrive. You can drive to Publix , Walmart , Target and many more places. We had a fabulous time for a week. Thanks Lisa for sharing. We just might see you again next year. I would recommend this place if you want a nice relaxing vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lancaster ohio


  • 5 of 5

This is our second year in a row we have stayed at Music by the Sea and we loved every minute of it. Have never had any issues and the property is very well kept and decorated. It is in a very good location where the beach is not crowded and there is plenty to do around. 15 minutes south is St John's pass and 15 minutes north is Clearwater so there is plenty to do, we got a week of fishing right from the beach and it was great, seen a manatee and some dolphins right at the end of the beach area, did some putt put at smugglers cover, and also many of places to eat and enjoy the beach atmosphere. Music by the sea had everything u need and more ready to go, and a very home like feel. We love music by the sea and will definitely be back next year! Was so hard to leave such a beautiful and peaceful place! But can't wait to return again.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Beach
50 Steps away


Rates & Availability

Indian Rocks Beach Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Late Spring -Summer 2017
Apr 16 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer 2017
Aug 20 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Spring break 2018
Mar 24 2018 - Apr 28 2018
7 night minimum stay
Summer 2018
Apr 29 2018 - Aug 11 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning fee $125
Pet Fee $125
Tax Rate 13.0%

Rates are subject to change until deposit is received. Memorial Day weekend is 1050.00, July 4th week is 1200.00.

VRBO has recently added a 4-6 pct service fee. There is NO way for me to remove this.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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