About this listing
Newly renovated condo that has views of the Intercostal Waterway and a pool. Located in a peaceful cove, with little boat traffic, you can sit on your private balcony and relax while taking in the beautiful the views. Area offers plenty to keep busy!
The kitchen boasts new stainless steel appliances, flat top stove, and granite countertops. The airy décor compliments the open floor design, that provides the perfect setting for relaxing. Off the master bedroom and the living area, sliding glass doors give you access to your private balcony. Both bathrooms have been renovated, one with a glass enclosed walk-in shower.
They have access to a swimming pool, tennis court, BBQs, and the Tradewinds Island Grand Resort amenities.
The neighborhood is full of activity, and the locals are very friendly. In the cove, you can often see manatees and dolphins swimming in the water. Across the street is the Tradewinds Island Grand Resort, where guests have access to all the resort's amenities that include a giant waterslide, paddleboats and wave runner rentals. Adjacent to the property, is the popular Silas Dent's Steak House and shopping plaza, where you can eat a great meal and get some exercise while browsing the shops afterwards. Walk about 1 mile south (or take the trolley service) to the world-famous Don CeSar Resort, where DiMaggio and Monroe once strolled and it is rumored Mick Jagger wrote "Sympathy for the Devil." While walking around the grounds, order a drink from the beautiful beach bar and enjoy the sunset that makes St. Pete. Beach famous.
The local transit authority has a trolley that takes you from the southern end of PassAGrille to North Clearwater Beach & downtown St. Pete. Also, Island Ferry Boat Tours provides a ferry service to bring you to downtown St. Pete from the beaches for $25 round trip! This new service coordinates their schedule with Free Beach Rides, which is very popular with the locals, to make your sightseeing outing a breeze!
Other Things to Note
Downtown St. Pete boasts the Dali Museum, the only permanent Dale Chilhuly exhibit, Museums of & Fine Arts, the historic Vinoy Renaissance Hotel, and world class restaurants. Also, it is home to the Tampa Bay Rays baseball team and Rowdies soccer team. The Mahaffey Theatre was used for auditions for TV's "America's Got Talent," and is host to traveling Broadway theatre (website hidden). Pete Beach and surrounding areas have been used as "shooting locations" for the movies "Cocoon," "Summer Rental," and "Spring Breakers." Also, located in the Tradewinds Island Grand Resort is an art gallery featuring the works of the Guy Harvey, marine wildlife artist and conservationist. His depictions of sealife, especially of sportfish such as marlin, are very popular with sport fishermen and have been reproduced in prints.