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Tropical Haven w/15'x30' Private Pool --- SPECIAL $150 OFF! - thru Aug 2016

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Jul 3, 2016
8 ROOM HOUSE --- 3 Bdrm., 2 Bath --- 15' X 30' POOL in PRIVATE BACKYARD

3/21/15 - 3/23/15 --- AVAILABLE!! --- 2 Nights only --- CALL FOR DETAILS!!

This tranquil, spacious yet comfortable, 8-room, tropical haven has 3 splendid bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The strikingly, beautiful, fenced, backyard has an inviting, large 15' x 30' pool, surrounded by exquisite and aromatic tropical plants, which gives you all the privacy you need. Along with the large living room, pleasant dining room and adorable kitchen, there is also a lovely TV/garden room with a sofa sleeper, and a quiet, private den/office, with complimentary WiFi internet. This stunningly, cozy house is attractively furnished, and can easily accommodate up to 6 people.

Its appealing location is very close to the beach, golfing, boating, fishing, sailing, para-sailing, biking, miniature golf, movie theaters, a variety of fabulous restaurants, shopping and other captivating entertainment. For the golfers, there are 14 golf courses nearby! For the children, there is the enchanting celebration station (kid's amusement park) and the fantastic clear water aquarium - home to "Winter", the dolphin that was featured in the film "A Dolphin's Tale" and "Dolphin's Tale 2".

It is only a 20 -25 minute drive east to Tampa, which has many superb attractions, including magnificent museums, sporting events, and Busch gardens. St. Petersburg is a 20-25 minute drive south, with impressive shops, restaurants, and also the Salvatore Dali museum. A 1-1/2 hr. drive to Orlando allows you to take a spectacular day trip to Disney World or Epcot center. Tarpon springs with it picturesque Greek village, shops, restaurants, and sponge docks are about 30 mins. away.

This charming home can either rent as a 2 bedroom, 1 bath, or as a 3 bedroom, 2 bath, when the lock-off is included.

Enjoy an invigorating, early morning swim, or a refreshing, late evening dip in the pool --- among the many fragrant flowers --- or just relax by the pool all day long! Experience a delightful dinner at the serene, outdoor, poolside patio, in the privacy of your own backyard!!

This is a marvelous place for families, a divine retreat for a couple, or a fun "get-together" for friends!! ---- it's affordable --- close and convenient to the beach, all sorts of fine attractions, amusement, and enjoyment! It's a perfect setting for a magical vacation!!

(please check the rate chart below for the dates in which you are interested.)

Extra benefits:

Possible flexibility for your day (of the week) of arrival. (not offered during the spring break season.)

AREA DESCRIPTION:

The house is located only a short drive to the beach. A 5-6 minute drive (or a nice bike ride or jog), west on gulf to bay blvd.(hwy 60), has you at the beach's pier 60, with all the entertainment and shopping, in no time at all! It is close to other attractions, entertainment, restaurants, bicycle rentals, shopping, pharmacies, health food stores and supermarkets. An easy drive to Tampa or St. Petersburg, allows you to explore the main attractions of those areas. Many golf courses, as well as boating and fishing are near-by. It's a wonderful area for a nice, relaxing vacation for all!

PAST REVIEWS & TESTIMONIALS:

Work Hard, Rest Comfortably! January 2015 By Amy (Palm City, FL)

Clean, comfortable, friendly & professional owners, and well stocked for the hard working crew of our company. Close to the beach. After a long day of outdoor work, it was good to come "home". Hard to please everybody? Not in this place! Happy employees make for profitable business ventures. Saving this for future use. See you soon!

Fantastic Vacation House! From Kasia, Poland, Feb 2015

We spent the best four week vacation traveling through Florida with our two little daughters (1 and 5 years old). Best part of it was our stay in Clearwater. Tropical Haven was relaxing and perfectly placed for our multiple plans: BBQ by the pool, stay at the beach and visit attractions.

First of all - the beach is a really short drive away (5-10 minutes) and it's awesome! The best sand I've seen in a long time :) It's clean and there are sunbeds and sun shades available to rent. Sunset from the Pier 60 is breathtaking!

During our stay we managed to drive to DisneyWorld's Magic Kingdom, Orlando Sea World, Busch Gardens, Lego Land, Salvador Dali Museum and Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral. It was great to wake up in the morning, have breakfast and spontaneously head to the chosen location which is within 1-2 hours drive from the house. We were even lucky enough to see KSC and go to the Strawberry Festival near Tampa!! Awesome!

The house is big and spacious. Actually it was even bigger than we needed, which was great for the kids. We spent most time in the patio room with the view on the pool. It's sort of a family room with games you can play, watch the TV, check out internet (there is WIFI) or just hang out.

Back patio was more than we expected: green, flowery and full of friendly geckos, birds and squirrels. It wasn't warm enough to swim in the pool as much as we would like to, but we had a great time with the BBQ! The pool itself is big and clean so whenever the temperature got up, we were in :)

The kitchen had all we needed and with a nearby Publix Supermarket, we were able to have some meals at the house. At the same time there are so many restaurants nearby that anytime we didn't feel like cooking we could just eat out. Overall, I would highly recommend Tropical Haven as a perfect vacation house.

Above all, Linda was a great person to deal with!

"It was awesome:)" from Tinley Park, IL, June 2014

We had a great time, loved it there. The house had everything we needed! It was fun to jump in the pool and sit in the back yard, kitchen was nice too, my mom was the main cook and she liked it, she had everything in the kitchen she needed. The beach was close too, 5 to 10 min drive. You will have a great time when you go:)

"Tropical Haven" by Georgia from Quincy, Feb 2014

Tropical Haven is just that. A quiet peaceful getaway.

Nice yard pool was beautiful. Unfortunately, the temps

were not quite hot enough. The house was very nice. The neighborhood was very peaceful and we had a very restful vacation. The owner was very nice.

"Holiday Family Vacation" January 2014, by Paul (Racine WI. , USA)

My family & I went to Clearwater, FL, to visit family in Dunedin, for the holidays. This was a perfect location for us, 5 min from family & 6-8 min. from the beach. We had a group of 8, and my kids' ages range from 17 to 26, so the area was ideal, with fast food near by and stores. The house was big enough with all of us & extended family to have cook-outs a couple of days, & play games, yet being a quiet neighborhood, when I wanted to relax . The house was well cleaned with very comfortable beds, which is important to me (because I spend a lot of time living out of hotels, in my line of work), so also, was the privacy of a house. The next time I visit family there I will rent this house again, but maybe leave the kids behind. LOL !!

"Exactly what we were looking for! Love this property"

Kayla from Battleground, July 2013

Our stay at Tropical Haven was perfect! The home was very clean and spacious. We absolutely loved the pool and used it everyday. We stayed for a week while our daughter participated in 18U Gold national softball tournament, the location of the home to the softball fields where within 5 min. which made it so nice for us. The beach was within 5-10 min drive from the home, and the beaches in Clearwater were to die for! Beautiful!! The home was very well maintained, amenities were stocked well and Linda was attentive to all our needs anytime we contacted her. We will definitely love to stay here again when we return to Florida, and would recommend this property to all our friends.

"We’ll be back to Tropical Haven - Fabulous Place!"

Wendi from PA, June 2013

This is the first house rental we've ever had and we were so pleased when we entered into Tropical Haven. Our first observation was how spacious it was followed by the cleanliness of everything. Our daughter quickly spotted the snacks left on the coffee table for us. There were only three of us staying there so it was much bigger then we needed but the extra space was just like being at home. The beds were so comfortable that it made us go to the store as soon as we returned home to buy ourselves a new mattress.

The items in the house were all available to use from the condiments in the fridge, the collection of movies, the pool toys to the grill on the back porch by the pool. There is even hairdryers, irons, etc. that can be used which is nice as well.

The neighborhood is very quiet as we rarely even saw anyone. My husband went to the bagel shop around the corner every morning to buy us bagels and coffee and we enjoyed them outside by the pool listening to the birds chirp while enjoying all the tropical foliage that surrounded the property. It was very beautiful and relaxing.

The location is a very close to Clearwater Beach which we visited Winter the dolphin, Treasure Island to go para-sailing, Dunedin to go jet skiing, Tampa to go to the Tropical Smoothie Café, and Orlando to go to Discovery Cove (highly recommended), Epcot, and Sea World just to name some of the nearby places we visited.

The price was very affordable. We compared staying at a hotel for a week or staying at Tropical Haven and the price really was comparable.

Linda was so wonderful to work with. She was quick to answer any questions we had before or during our stay. She called us when we got there to make sure we safely arrived and called back again to tell us of her favorite places in the area we might want to check out. The next time we are in the area we definitely will be calling Linda up to stay here.

Tropical Haven is well worth it!!

More Details
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Recent Review

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1 Reviews

1 traveler review

Houston, MS
5

Tropical Haven & Clearwater - Both True Gems !!!

  • 5 of 5

This was a family vacation to visit Busch Gardens and sightsee the Clearwater, Tampa and St. Petersburg area. Due to last minute decision between this or Orlando, we booked late. However we really lucked out as both the Tropical Haven and Clearwater area more then exceeded all our expectations.

Home was clean, well maintained and tastefully furnished. While perhaps not as ultra luxurious as some of the higher priced condos available on same site, it more then made up In several other aspects. We found it to be actually much more spacious then the profile on the site would suggest. Two living areas with cable TVs, all three bedrooms of ample size and comfort, and a large office den area. The only area we found a bit of a squeeze was the attached master bathroom - it still was quite practical.

After end of each day sightseeing, we looked forward to relaxing in the back yard - which indeed is a tropical haven! Blessed by good weather, we even got to enjoy the pool on few evenings.

The house itself is located in a quiet neighborhood but yet very close to a Publix, Walmart neighborhood market, and several restaurants.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Early Winter
Nov 30 2016 - Dec 16 2016
7 night minimum stay
$180
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Holiday
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
$240
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter
Jan 4 2017 - Jan 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
$175
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Premium Winter Rate
Jan 28 2017 - Feb 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
$215
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Spring-Break
Feb 25 2017 - Mar 10 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$300
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Mid Spring-Break Rate
Mar 11 2017 - Mar 17 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$325
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak Spring-Break
Mar 18 2017 - Apr 7 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$350
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Regular Spring
Apr 8 2017 - Apr 21 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$300
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Spring
Apr 22 2017 - May 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
$240
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Summer
May 20 2017 - Jun 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$230
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
Jun 10 2017 - Sep 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$245
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$215
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $135 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 13.0%

Rates are subject to change until full payment and security deposit are received. For the extra guests beyond 6 people there is an extra $10/night per person.

Payment made be made by check or Paypal. There may be an additional charge for discounted rates when using a credit card or debit card on PayPal. Ask for more details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Attractions

  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 1700 sq. ft.

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, combination tub/shower, tub
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet, shower

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen, also has a Master bathroom; Shower only
  • Large Bedroom - 1 queen
  • Twin Bedroom - 2 twin/ single, 2 twin size beds
  • TV/Garden Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon, There is a TV/Garden Room with Sofa bed
  • 3 bedrooms:2 queen size beds, 2 twin beds, 1 sofa bed

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

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