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#491087 Fabulous Florida Family Beach Getaway in Indian Shores

11 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Sleeps 6, 2 Bed, 2 Bath, Holiday Villas II #491087

Welcome to this beautiful 2 bedroom 2 bath 1150 sq ft. condo located directly on the beach with a covered parking spot.

Master bedroom has a king size bed and a 42 LCD TV on the wall.

Second bedroom has white wicker furniture along with two double (full) beds and 39 inch Plasma TV mounted on the wall.

The living room has nice living room furniture with a 50 in. plasma TV mounted on the wall with with VHS/DVD player. Comfort queen size pull-out couch, love seat, leather recliner and stationary chair with ottoman. There is a collection of movies for children and adults to enjoy during your stay.

Free WIFI internet and a phone is available for free locals and long distance calls in the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico.

The balcony has dining table with four chairs for dining outside. It also has two white Adirondack chairs with a side table. The balcony has a fan and light. Large balcony has inter-coastal view of pool.

We also provide four beach towels, beach toys for the kids, beach chairs and beach umbrella.

Beach and heated pool easily accessible from stairs or elevator or handicap accessible.

Enjoy many restaurants in the area including Crabby Bill's, The Salt Rock Grill, PJ's, and Caddys on the beach and Pub II.

Easy access to other beaches including Clearwater, John's Pass, Fort DeSoto park.

Outlet shopping in Ellenton or Orlando.

Disney is only 1.5 hrs. away.

Tampa International Airport (TPA) 40 minutes away.

St Pete/Clearwater Airport (PIE) is 20 minutes away.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Michael and Carolyn Linnemann
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2016
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About Michael and Carolyn Linnemann

Mike and I live on a beautiful 6 acre property between Bloomington, IL and Peoria, IL approximately 2 hours south of Chicago, IL. We have 8 children and 5 grandchildren who enjoy vacationing with us at our condo. Spending affordable vacations with our family was our motivation to purchase our condo. Also our love for the ocean.

Michael and Carolyn Linnemann purchased this condo in 2012

Why Michael and Carolyn Linnemann chose Florida Central Gulf Coast

We rented a condo found on VRBO in the Holiday Villas II and fell in love with the building and decided to purchase a condo after just 1 week's stay. We fell in love with the beach, the building, and the owners. The condo is located in a very family oriented building but if you want to be around a lot of people just ride the Jolly Trolley up to Clearwater or down to St. Pete.

What makes this condo unique

The unique benefit is location, location, location. It is fantastic to be located right on the beach. It is so convenient to be able to run up to your condo to get drinks, go to the restroom or grab a bit to eat while leaving your chairs or 4 post tent on the beach without a worry. This area is very family oriented.


based on 11 traveler reviews

#491087 Fabulous Florida Family Beach Getaway in Indian Shores
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 11 reviews

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

This condo was great! Equipped with everything we could need. Very clean and kept up well. Michael even stopped in when he was in the area one day to make sure things were alright. The pool area was very nice and kept up as well. (Only issue was some outside work being done the unit above made it a little dusty and noisy - but that will be done soon) We enjoyed sitting on the balcony in the evenings. I would definitely rent this unit again.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great condo for the price

  • 4 of 5

We had a great week in this property. The condo was well stocked with kitchen tools and beach gear. We enjoyed the short distance to the beach through the parking garage. I would definitely rent this property again.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great condo, very well-equipped

  • 5 of 5

We have vacationed many times in Indian Shores and my family enjoyed another good one this October. The Linnemanns' condo is updated, tidy, and has just about anything you need. The kids enjoyed the movie selection in particular and Mom is partial to good bath towels, which were provided. The only hiccup we had was with some work being done on the building and Mr. Linnemann worked with us to remedy the challenges. It's a great, easy vacation for kids - beach, pool, and restaurants being so close.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location, great for families, great property

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay in this property. It is perfect location. Close to John's Pass and Clearwater Beach. Close to major roads leading to airport. Spacious, clean, comfortable. Owners provided much useful information about transportation and local attractions. We also traveled to Orlando for a few days, but couldn't wait to get back to this condo. We spent a day at Clearwater Beach, but enjoyed the beach here just as well, if not better (waves were better!). Property office personnel were also helpful. Perfect accommodations for two parents and two teenage boys.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Large comfortable space for a family vacation

  • 4 of 5

Our week at this condo was a lot of fun. The condo was very spacious which was important with two little boys running around. The balcony was also very spacious and not typical for condos in this price range. The furnishings were plentiful and comfortable. The beds were not very comfortable in our opinion. All the adults woke up with stiff shoulders and hips. The mattresses were not broken down but just too firm for our comfort. I think adding some memory foam toppers would save the day there. The kitchen was very well stocked. The owners also provided starter paper towels, toilet paper, and a couple dishwashing pods. It would be nice to have a bottle of dish soap on hand, and some staple spices. There were plenty of towels (3 adults and 2 kids and we didn't use all the towels). The laundry down the hall was convenient and very reasonably priced - I think $2 or $2.25 for wash/dry. The washers and dryers are very large and dry in one cycle. The location is great - in a quiet area but an easy drive to attractions, shops and restaurants. The condo building itself got pretty noisy at night. The bedrooms face the central courtyard are and with the way the building is shaped, it gets pretty echo-ey and loud at night with the teenagers running about. This was not an issue until the last night when we needed to get a good nights sleep and get up at 5 a.m. for an early flight. The pool is pretty big and we went there every day after spending the first part of the day on the beach. The beach is wide and clean, and very walkable. Beautiful sunsets as it typical on the Gulf coast, and everyone came out to the beach in the evenings to enjoy the sunsets. The property feels very secure, and I'm not someone who ever really thinks about that kind of thing. Codes to get into the elevator and pool, and a key needed for the door that leads to the units. Our parking spot was covered which was great, and the spaces are nice and wide. It would be really nice to have a carpet runner for the long front hallway. Since the common areas can get wet and sandy, having a place to wipe feet would be helpful. All in all, I would recommend this condo and this area. Mike and Caroline were very pleasant to work with.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great condo, beautiful beach

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time at this condo. It had everything we needed for a family with 3 kids. And beach is spectacular! It was not over crowded either which we loved!! We went to Devil Rays games and enjoyed a fun family dinner at Crabby Bills which is just a few minutes down the road. We will definitely be coming back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Salt Rock Grill
Nearest Airport
15 Miles
St Pete/Clearwater International Airport(PIE)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Mickey Quinns
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Salt Rock Grill
Nearest Beach
Indian Shores Beach
Car: not necessary

Holiday Villas II is located approximately 2 1/2 from Disney World and Universal Studios. It is near Busch Gardens approximately 45 minutes to Tampa. Our family really enjoys going to the Tampa Bay Ray games which are at the Tropicana Stadium located in St. Petersburg, Florida just 20 minutes from our Condo. Holiday Villas is located on the route of the Jolly Trolley that travels from Clearwater Beach to St. Pete's Beach. It is a great way for teenagers to travel along the beach. We are just a few miles from St. John's Pass which offers everything from shopping to restaurants to hang-gliding to fishing along with night life.


Rates & Availability

Indian Shores Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Fall Rates
Sep 17 2016 - Dec 3 2016
7 night minimum stay
2017 Spring
Feb 25 2017 - Mar 17 2017
7 night minimum stay
Spring Break
Mar 18 2017 - Apr 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
May 7 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
July 4th
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late summer
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
Aug 19 2017 - Dec 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

Monthly rates are negotiable.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Indian Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1150 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Walk-in Shower double wide.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Tall toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom has 42 inch LCD TV mounted on the wall.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double , 39 in Plasma TV mounted on the wall.
    Livingroom - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Couch pulls out to Queen.
  • Sleeps 6 in the two bedrooms there is also pull-out couch into a queen size bed. There are two full (double) size beds in the 2nd bedroom.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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