About this rental
You don't pay a cleaning fee at a hotel; you won't pay for cleaning when you book this gem. Pride of ownership shows is this LOVELY 2BR/2BA 2nd floor condo with a full balcony. Unit is ON THE BEACH--no crossing the street to walk over to the beach; you are there. Check out the photos to see the beautiful kitchen with granite tops and stainless appliances. Both bathrooms have tub/shower with a lovely vanity and tops. The property has assigned parking so no confusion there. The unit has a 32 foot private balcony facing the intercoastal waterway with a spectacular view of the sunrise and the pool. There are outdoor charcoal grills for the taste of fresh grilling. This property has one of the largest pools of any other complex in the area with more than 50 lounge chairs and tables with chairs and umbrellas around. The pool is heated to 86 degrees for year round comfort. Best of all, many owners in the complex do not rent their unit so the complex usually is not crowded. Quite often, you could be the only one in the pool. What are you waiting for ??
LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION. You are staying on the beach. No crossing the street for access, no walking a block over to go to the beach. Take the elevator down to the parking garage and simply walk out onto the beach.
Why Kids Love It
You have the best of both worlds here--a HUGE swimming pool and the beach with powder sand.
Indian Shores is a quiet beach community with only 1700 year round residents located in the heart of Tampa Bay. It is conveniently located midway between St. Petersburg and Clearwater. The quiet, noncommercialized quaint area is an attraction that draws people from all over the world for a dream vacation.
Attractions Within Walking Distance
Smugglers Cove Minature Golf
Ice Cream Shop
Dog & Parrot Pub
Salt Rock Grill Restaurant
Favorite Places To Eat
Kooky Coconut - has the BEST Cuban Sandwich
Most local restaurants have early bird dinner specials for those seated before 5:00.
Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Unit is located on the 2nd floor--you are 3 stories up. There is an elevator or unit key will unlock the stairs to go two flights up.
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|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Min Stay|
Sep 11 - Nov 18 2023
Nov 19 - Nov 27 2023
Nov 28 - Dec 23 2023
Dec 24 - Dec 30 2023
Dec 30 2023 - Jan 05 2024
Cleaning Fee: $0
Linen Fee: $16
Tax Rate: 13%
Please add 13% FL tax to the nightly rate for total price.
Additional discount is given for stays longer than 4 weeks. The longer you stay, the better the discount.
Last updated on August 22, 2023
Hosted by JOYCE LOBO
Member since 2018
Year Purchased: 2018
About the owner: A true beach lover. It's so relaxing to listen to the waves and so much fun to walk and search for shells.
Why this property? The building is on the beach. However the view of this unit does not directly face the gulf; it has a water view of the intercoastal and the pool. You will save at least 20% by walking around the building to see the gulf.
Links to more information:
CLICK HERE - Indian Shores Business Hall of Fame Award 2022
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Guestbook comments from the host:
Everyone is concerned about cleaning these days. The place was spotless. The pictures don’t do it justice. Staying right on the beach can’t get any better. Joyce was great to work with and I’m sure we will rebook another trip with her to the beach soon.
Frequently Asked Questions
How close is the beach ?
Walk around the building and YOU ARE THERE.
We have a small dog. Can we bring Fido ?
Sorry the rules of the building do not allow renters to bring pets.
Can I rent this for a week ?
This unit has only a 4Nt minimum EXCEPT Feb & March and holiday weeks. A 7Nt minimum is required during high season and holiday weeks.
Do you provide beach towels and beach chairs ?
YES. Just show up with a swimming suit, toothbrush, and flip flops.
A delightful spot to enjoy the beach
Great location! Right on a gorgeous stretch of beach. We were slightly disappointed that this unit faces the pool, not the ocean—until we realized that the brutal afternoon sun makes the opposite units uninhabitable in the afternoon. This one stayed comfortably cool all day.The owner obviously paid close attention to details. The kitchen is stocked well enough that you could bake a cake, or cater a party for twenty people! Plenty of beach towels, chairs, even an umbrella. Coming from Arizona, we're especially jealous of the endless high-pressure water in the shower. Easy Wi-Fi, powerful air conditioner, covered parking.. this one checks all the boxes. If you have kids, it's walking distance to a mini-golf. We'll be back!
Stayed: May 2022 Submitted: June 04, 2022
Pleasantly Surprised; Just as nice as the pics
Beautiful unit; nicely updated. Great value for the price. Beach is right there. Saved enough money by staying on the intercoastal side of the building to go out for dinner each night. Didn't mind making breakfast & lunch as the kitchen is very well stocked. Joyce is great to work with as she gave us ideas of points of interest and local attractions and popular restaurants.
Stayed: January 2022 Submitted: February 19, 2022
The accommodations were wonderful. Very clean and spacious. I would definitely come back, however I would rather have a view of the ocean than the street. I guess I didn't understand the terminology when I booked the room.
Stayed: January 2021 Submitted: January 26, 2021
Great beach’s and condo
All updated I like the kitchen layout and porch the best very clean ...I’m booking same place next year oh the beach is amazing
Stayed: November 2018 Submitted: December 16, 2018
Tom, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. Many travelers rely on these reviews in making their decision. Glad to hear how pleased you were and will be looking forward to having you back next time. --Joyce
Hosted by JOYCE LOBO