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Stunning Beachfront Luxury Condo - Completely Renovated- New mattresses 2014

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Spacious 1200 sq. ft., 6th floor oceanfront condo: 3 bedroom, 2 bath (sleeps 6)


A beach vacation in a beautifully renovated condo located steps from the ocean! Enjoy the unobstructed, panoramic view of the Gulf of Mexico from the large living area and master bedroom. Wake up to the soothing ocean sounds, walk for miles on the pristine white sandy beach, and end your day relaxing on the private balcony watching the magnificent sun set. Ahhh!


• A fully equipped, gourmet kitchen complete with extended granite counter tops, undermount sinks, garberator, high end stainless steel appliances, and task lighting makes cooking a breeze.

• The master bath boasts a glass shower, comfort height cabinet and commode, ceramic undermount sink and extended granite counter top for ease and comfort

• A brand new air conditioner unit, water heater, designer ceramic tile, and ceiling fans throughout add to your relaxation.

• The new pillow top mattresses will ensure a restful sleep. (2014)

• Enjoy the view while relaxing on the new Italian leather sofa and love seat (2017)


• A Panasonic 50” plasma flat screen TV, free high speed Wi-Fi, free cable with over 70 channels, surround sound CD player, free calls to Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S. games, books, CD’s and DVD’s make life at the beach even more fun.

• Luxurious designer bedding, Egyptian cotton sheets and premium towels are luscious extras.

• The heated pool, hot tub, 3 gas grills and beach volleyball are free-shared amenities worth taking advantage of. In addition, beach cabanas, boats, mopeds, and bicycles are available for rent, all within walking distance.

• Plenty of options for casual dining are nearby along Gulf Blvd. including coffee and ice cream shops, Crabby Bills, PJ's and Guppys. You can even take the local trolley, which runs along Gulf Blvd. and stops in front of Sandcastle II.

• A reserved covered parking spot located close to the elevators makes property entrance and exit easy.

• Adventures to Tampa, Busch Gardens and Adventure Island are only 35 miles away, and Disney World, Universal Studios, MGM Studios, Epcot Center are within an easy 90 min. drive.

More Details

Trish Blyth
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 10, 2017

About Trish Blyth

We are a Canadian couple currently living and working in Atlanta, Georgia. We have two children – our daughter goes to university in Canada and our son attends high school in Atlanta.

Trish Blyth purchased this condo in 2012

Why Trish Blyth chose Florida Central Gulf Coast

We have been vacationing in the Indian Shores area for over 20 years. We chose to purchase an unobstructed, ocean view unit at Sandcastle II because of its beautiful (and perfect) location on the beach. Nothing beats being able to enjoy the ocean, day and night, from the comfort of our condo (we love spending time on our balcony) or sitting at the water’s edge with our feet in the sand. We love the quiet relaxing atmosphere of the area, too. When we crave more action, it’s easy to find it in Clearwater Beach, just 8 miles (20 min) north, and Treasure Island, 8 miles south and/or St. Pete, 12 miles (24 min) south. It truly is the best of both worlds!

What makes this condo unique

It’s newly and expertly renovated with comfort and beauty in mind – both yours and ours. Since we plan to spend time in the condo with family and friends for years to come, it was important that the extensive renovations be top notch. We succeeded – the condo feels like a resort with all the conveniences of home and more. Our intention is that you enjoy this beach vacation condo as much as we do, fall in love with this seaside paradise and come back year after year!


Indian Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 6
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Water View ...
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Master Bath with glass walk in shower
    Main Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathrooms have been completely renovated with granite counter tops, ceramic undermount sinks, comfort height cabinet and commode
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Perfect for the kids, new designer bedding
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , TV, new designer comforter, bedskirt, matching pillow shams
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Onsuite bathroom, oceanfront with balcony, TV
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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Stunning Beachfront Luxury Condo - Completely Renovated- New mattresses 2014
average rating of 4.8636365 based on 66 reviews

Great accommodations, exceptionally clean.....great location

  • 5 of 5

Beachfront vaca stay at it's the future would like to not smell cigarette smokers while sitting on the balcony.......cigarette smoke drifts everywhere....suggest that the building become smoke free and move all smokers into designated areas in the front parking lot close to road.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Well Appointed, Comfortable, Clean, Warm Atmosphere, Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

The first thing my wife commented on upon our arrival was how clean this unit was. From the comfortable furnishings and beds to the stunning gulf views to the idyllic location nestled between St. Pete's beach and Clearwater, we couldn't have asked for more. We booked this stay online based on photos and reviews not being the least bit familiar with the area, and the entire family came to the consensus that we choose correctly. I have no doubts that anyone would enjoy their stay in this unit at this location ad thoroughly as we did. And while you are there, don't forget to check out the incredible ice cream place across the street and the George C McGough Nature Park just across the bridge into largo, a must see.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This condo was beautiful and the furniture was very nice. We did have a problem with the sheets being either dirty or stained but it was taken care of. We arrived late and we did not have detergent and the extra sheets were locked in the closet. I have no complaint with the condo but I do think the cleaning service could do a better job.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely Condo on Beautiful beach!

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed this well appointed and maintained condo. Everything you need is there. The directions for electronics was very appreciated. Will definitely be back for my next family vacation.

  • Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful condo for a family of 5

  • 4 of 5

This condo is very clean, uncluttered, modern kitchen and bathrooms, bright living space in the common areas and bedrooms....very comfortable and relaxing for our family. The beds are extremely comfortable and, of course, the VIEW is gorgeous. We spent a lot of time on the balcony reading, playing cards, eating meals or just looking at the ocean. We loved being able to walk down to the beach and pool. For a week in , April, we were surprised at how much space we had on the beach. There were plenty of people staying at the condos and homes along the beach but the beach is not at all crowded. It is a beautiful beach.

The pool had more action but that was to be expected during April vacation and it was a well maintained pool and hot tub.

We did a day trip to Tree Umph, a climbing adventure park about an hour north of Indian Shores, and went to Clearwater Aquarium (overpriced with little to see or do in our opinion) but other than that, we were very happy to stay put and enjoy the beach. The Pub across the street was nice for a meal.

We recommend this condo.

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place. Very clean.

  • 5 of 5

Unit was as advertised. Good kitchen, decent space. Only real issue is the parking situation. There is only 1 space per unit, and 4 "guest" spots for the entire 10-story building. Several people parked in the wrong spaces which of course trickled down to others. No issues with the unit itself. Would return again.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
St. Petersburg/Clearwater
Car: not necessary

Day trips include: Tarpon springs sponge musem, Desoto Park, the Clearwater Aquarium, the Museum of Science and Technology in Tampa. Shop, dine and see the dolphins at the docks at nearby John's pass.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $140
Damage Deposit $500

A non refundable deposit of 25% is due at time of booking, and the balance is due 45 prior to arrival. No refunds after second payment is made. Higher rates apply for Holiday weeks including Thanksgiving and July 4th. I rent weekly Saturday to Saturday.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund