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Beachfront condo, Gulf of Mexico! Special savings , DISCOUNT BOOK NOW

Bedrooms 1
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 - 180 nights


About the property

Gulf front, private balcony, white sand, unobstructed views, fabulous sunsets!

This gulf front unit is right on the beach! Convenient first floor (not ground floor), over-sized condo, open floor plan, one bed/one bath unit, has spectacular unobstructed views of the beach. Enjoy the private balcony, waking to dolphins and pelicans while having breakfast or end your day with fabulous sunsets. Newly remodeled, so all you need to bring is your toothbrush! Indian Shores is a relaxed, uncrowded but lively gulfside beach with fabulous dining and nightly entertainment establishments.

If you have any questions, concerns, issues trying to book, issues getting a quote or something just seems goofy or you have a simple question please send us an email we will respond immediately :)

Our condo complex is called The Pointe because we sit closest to the water. The private balcony has beautiful, panoramic views all the way out to the horizon & all the way up & down the gulf beaches on both sides! A reserved parking space at the rear of the building provides easy access to unload your belongings. The Pointe is a small, secure, six floor building, with four units per floor, the ground floor being the lobby and parking area. With only 20 units in the building, there is no waiting for the elevator or walking down long hallways.

This fully furnished unit was just remodeled and features a KING size bed, a QUEEN trundle bed with real mattresses (not an uncomfortable sofa sleeper), central A/C, fully equipped full size kitchen, linens/towels/beach towels etc. The unit also features a 42” Flat screen TV/DVD in living room & 24” Flat screen in bedroom, with a DVD collection to watch when you are done taking the sun!

The kitchen is equipped with everything you may need from coffee to appliances and cookware if you choose not to go out to the many local restaurants in walking distance. Located across the street is the landmark, Salt Rock Grill. Great cafe across the street for breakfast or light lunch. Down the road find The Pub for waterside dining or try The Slyce for pizza! This property is ideally located close to supermarkets, World Famous John's Pass Village Shops with restaurants, excursions and tours, world class beaches, water sports and fishing. Walk to mini-golf or visit Seabird Sanctuary. Tampa is 45 minutes away and 90 minutes from Orlando.

A mere 30 minutes from the Sea Rays stadium, Bucs Arena and the Lightning home ice. A short drive also provides access to Disney World, Busch Gardens, Sea World, Universal Studios and Epcot Center.

This home is cleaned by a professional cleaning crew and is managed by the owners who take great pride in making your stay a happy one, so you will come back for years to come!

7 night minimum stay required. No Saturday to Saturday restrictions, mid week to mid week stays are fine.

More Details

Sylvia & Angelo,
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, email:
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018

Why Sylvia & Angelo, chose Indian Shores

We wanted to share with others this little piece of Paradise!

This is the real deal! It doesn't get better than this and what you see is exactly what you get!

What makes this condo unique

It doesn't get better than right on the beach!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Sylvia & Angelo,

John & I want to thank you for sharing your piece of paradise with us. We thoroughly enjoyed everything from the wonderful local restaurants to the relaxing days on the beach. You've done an amazing job renovating the condo. We give it 5 stars!!! Your guests will be impressed by your attention to every detail, it is just beautiful! Thank you again for making our anniversary such a memorable one. See you again soon.
Sep 2012
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Indian Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Cancellation Policy: See more flexible detailed refund terms in the rental agreement prior to booking.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bath and hairdryer
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • King size bed (1) Master bedroom, new mattress,
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
- Beach chairs, umbrella & cooler provided - Beach trolly stops in front of building and rides for miles. - Dog walk adjacent to parking area


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Beachfront condo, Gulf of Mexico! Special savings , DISCOUNT BOOK NOW
average rating of 4.923077 based on 53 reviews

Another wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

Such a beautiful condo with everything you could ever want in it. The most beautiful view of sunsets every night. The beaches are beautiful and not crowded. I can't believe how many seashells we collected in our week there. This is the 3rd time we have been and cant wait to come back again. Its like our home away from home. We absolutely love our time there. Thank you so much for making everything so comfortable and pleasant. Just amazing!!!! C G

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location central to plethora of activities

  • 5 of 5

This trip was a surprise for my wife's birthday. We truly enjoyed the property it was centrally located to all kinds of activities. The property is well maintained literally right on the beach, it was easily accessible parking is convenient and easy access to the unit. Access to the beach was super easy and convenient and literally steps From the property. The unit was well stocked the kitchen had everything you needed and is the perfect place for a couple or small family to spend a great vacation. The trolley that serves Clearwater Beach and St Pete has a stop right in front of the property and we utilize this a couple times to get around so we didn't have to drive will having some adult beverages. There is plenty of places to eat get a fresh cup of coffee and just explore all along the Gulf Boulevard which goes right in front of the property. Great communication by the owners about getting checked in and providing info as needed super easy to work with and provided for a great week getaway. Thanks again we greatly enjoyed our stay and look forward to booking again in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Spot in the heart of Indian Shores!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Beach Balcony! We found the unit much bigger than we thought it would be. Very spacious and open. The view from the balcony is the BEST! This unit has everything you'll need, from cooking utensils, dishware, beach towels, chairs and floats. We appreciated Sylvia's communications before and after our stay. We'll be back! Mark and Karin Wargel

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Condo

  • 5 of 5

I had such a wonderful time at this condo. Even tho I requested on short notice , Sylvia was so kind and was able to accommodate me. I had such a wonderful relaxing time. Condo is furnished with the most comfortable chairs, sofas and bed . Kitchen was well stocked. The best restaurant in area is right across the street , Salt Rock Grill . The views of the Beach from balcony are amazing with spectacular sunsets !! Don't hesitate if you are considering renting this condo, it's everything you could want !!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ready to go back!

  • 5 of 5

I am barely unpacked from our week long stay at the beach and I am ready to go back! The condo was the best supplied condo we have ever stayed in over the years of taking trips to the beach. We had forgotten to pack our binoculars and sure enough there was a pair for our use in the condo. We had an up close view of the dolphins!

One of the things I appreciated the most was that the beach was so close to the building. It was great for enjoying breakfast on the balcony while watching the day begin or watching the glorious sunsets. It was especially nice to be so close when carrying chairs, the umbrella, etc to and from the beach each day.

If you select this has your home away from home, I don't think you will be disappointed. The pictures are accurate and there were no "surprises" other than it was roomier than I thought it would be. The condo is clean and well maintained. There have also been some updates to appliances and fixtures.

The week we were there, the beach was very quiet during the week. It seemed to be a little more active on the weekends which may be because there is a public access point next to the building. Even though it picked up, you could still have your space on the beach without being crowded.

Even though it is a quiet little area, there are plenty of restaurants nearby with some really good food. There is a little hole in the wall restaurant/pub a mile or so south called Wahoos that was probably my favorite. Cast iron cooking (blackened) was their specialty. The lightly blackened grouper was really good and I especially enjoyed the seafood bisque.

Thanks, Sylvia & Angelo, for opening your condo to us for a wonderful week at the beach. We are already thinking about a return trip.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Little Sliver of Paradise

  • 5 of 5

In the middle of so much to do yet very private. Awesome places to eat. Pretty condo with extras: Chairs and umbrella for the beach were really appreciated. Beautiful view from spacious balcony. Owners are very responsive and caring!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $200
Cleaning Fee $100
Tax Rate 13.0%

Please do not hesitate to call or email owner with any questions, its not a bother, its our pleasure.
Please be sure to read our wonderful past guest reviews. NO HIDDEN FEES!
Forms of Payment Accepted: PayPal, American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Discover
Maximum two small dogs: $200.00 pet fee/dog
Please note that actual rates will vary with certain holiday periods being slightly higher.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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