LARGE PRIVATE GUEST SUITE, PRIVATE BATH, PRIVATE BALCONY
#4 PRIVATE SUITE W. BATH & BALCONY


Private room

3 guests

1 bedroom

1 bed

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About this listing

We are located minutes from everything. 10 min to downtown Tampa, 3 miles to UT, 5 miles to Busch Gardens, 6 miles to USF, 15 min to Tampa International Airport. BUT BEST OF ALL, we are 10 steps from the Hillsborough River & park.

The space

LOADED WITH AMENITIES, THIS GORGEOUS CONTEMPORARY PRIVATE RESIDENCE OFFERS THE BEST OF EVERYTHING. Fully furnished, your large, private UPSTAIRS bedroom offers: King Bed; 15' vaulted ceilings; en-suite private bathroom w/ walk in shower & rain head; blow dryer; double closet; 42" flat screen TV w/ wireless head set; WiFi; and your own covered balcony overlooking the pool, plus an essential oil diffuser, featuring doTerra oils for relaxing, breathing, rejuvinating and grounding effects.. UPSTAIRS there is also a den w/ small refrigerator, sink and coffee maker; iron and ironing board; huge sun deck overlooking the pool; and spiral stairs leading to the pool deck. DOWNSTAIRS: offers Italian marble floors throughout, 22ft ceiling in the living room w/ views of both the river and the private courtyard; AWESOME gourmet kitchen where we meet, cook, laugh and tell wonderful tales of live and living; the large dining room (seats 8 - 10 comfortably) opens to the aviary (yes we have exotic parrots in an aviary complete w/ fountain and chairs) and opening to the pool deck where you can relax to the sound of the koi pond, take a siesta in the shade or bask in the sun; and don't forget the hot tub to relax in before bed. ADDITIONAL FEATURES: WiFi & Internet; Cable TV; ample private parking (not on the street); and 6 ft concrete fence offers extreme privacy. LOCATION. LOCATION. LOCATION. Situated along the Hillsborough River, in Seminole Heights, there are wonderful restaurants, shops and a bakery (all within 3 blocks) plus DOWNTOWN TAMPA IS 3 MILES AWAY (by car or boat - same distance). We are WELL LIVED and know you will LIVE WELL while staying with us. IF THE DATES YOU SEEK ARE NOT AVAILABLE, THEN LOOK FOR ONE OF OUR OTHER SUITES AVAILABLE ON AIRBNB. We have pets, 2 standard poodles and 2 parrots, so please let us know if you are not 'Pet Friendly' we will ATTEMPT to ensure they don't bother your stay. No worries -
the dogs are not allowed upstairs. Then there are the DISCLAIMERS.... DISCLAIMER I. We will make every attempt to place you in the room you specifically booked, however if we can not (unforeseen repair - guests wanting to extend past their original dates (happens a lot), or room becomes unavailable), we will put you in a similar room, or upgrade you, at no additional cost. DISCLAIMER II - from time to time maintenance and repairs are required, so there may be an occasion when the pool or hot tub may not be available. That is beyond our control, and we ask in advance for you forgiveness. Thanks, Jeff & George

Guest access

Guests will have access to all the common areas, such as kitchen, den, living room, dining room, pool, hot tub, sun decks and multiple courtyards. Guests may also use the laundry facility if needed.

Interaction with guests

You choose whether you want to be reclusive and spend most of your time in your own private suite, or socialize in the kitchen, common areas with other guests and us. You are always invited to join us in the kitchen when we are cooking to chat and "USUALLY" enjoy a glass of wine or two.

Other things to note

PLEASE NOTE - Although we have pets, we are not necessarily a "PET FRIENDLY" establishment. Guests with pets should contact us before making reservations. Our concern is for the safety of our parrots. Our parrots roam freely in the aviary during the day and in the house at night. We have had too many close encounters whereby guests dogs have kipped or bitten our birds.

We provide towels, sheets, pillows and blankets, as well as shower gel and shampoo. Other personal hygiene products are Guest responsibility

Housekeeping will provide fresh linen and towels to guest staying longer than 5 nights.


The space
Accommodates: 3
Bathrooms: 1 (Private bathroom)
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Check In: Anytime after 2PM
Check Out: 11AM
Pet Owner: Dog(s) and other pet(s)
Room type: Private room
Self check-in: Smart lock

Amenities

Prices
Extra people: 10 / night after 2 guests
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 king bed

House Rules
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 2PM

NO SMOKING INSIDE THE HOUSE - but plenty of balconies, terraces and pool decks, outside
ONLY registered guest allowed to stay overnight, no sleeping on sofa in common area
NO CURFEW - come and go as you wish.
NO GLASS CONTAINERS around pool deck or hot tub
PLEASE... PLEASE.. FOR THE SAFETY OF EVERYONE, IF COMING INTO THE HOUSE WET, FROM THE POOL OR HOT TUB, PLEASE ENTER THE HOUSE THROUGH THE POOL BATH. MARBLE FLOORS ARE EXTREMELY SLIPPERY WHEN WET. WE WANT ALL OUR GUESTS TO HAVE A SAFE AND ENJOYABLE STAY.

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - guest suites are upstairs. There are 20 steps. I know, I climb them daily
Pet(s) live on property - We have hypoallergenic standard poodles, who are NOT allowed upstairs.
Some spaces are shared - common areas include, den, kitchen, pool deck, hot tub, courtyards, aviary, living room, dining room and laundry

Cancellations

Moderate

Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 5 days of your trip and the first night is non-refundable, but 50% of the cost for the remaining nights will be refunded.


Safety features
Smoke detector
Carbon monoxide detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher
Lock on bedroom door

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

165 Reviews


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Prashanth User Profile
July 2017
One of the best houses you can get in Tampa. Not to forget Jeff is a very sweet person who is willing to help you all the time. I had booked the house for the wrong dates. He helped me to cancel the booking and agreed to provide complete refund o that wrong date of booking. Because of him I also realized that I had booked on wrong date. Then I rebooked with correct dates. Whenever I go to Tampa, I will book his house. Thanks a log Jeff for all your help.

Ryan User Profile
July 2017
Great place to stay. The neighborhood is very calm and the view in front of the property was very lovely.

Cynthia User Profile
June 2017
Relaxing, unique

Leslie User Profile
June 2017
The River House is everything Airbnb is supposed to be! Loved it and what a beautiful home! Jeff and George were great hosts! Couldn't have asked for anything more! Thank you!

Casey User Profile
June 2017
Everything was wonderful! The suite was clean and the bed was comfortable. It was a great to have the choice to be social or to be on my own and still have the wonderful experience. The suite had its own patio overlooking the river, and it was a stunning view. The bars and restaurants in the area were delicious and unique. I can't say enough positive things about my experience here! I will definitely be back. :)

Tracey User Profile
June 2017
Jeff and George were wonderful hosts! Their home is as nice as advertised and they go out of their way to ensure that you are comfortable through out your stay!

Kylee User Profile
June 2017
We loved jeff's home! They were very welcoming!! We had everything we needed and the home was gorgeous! We will definitely stay again on our next trip!

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Tampa, Florida, United StatesJoined in September 2011
Jeff User ProfileJeff is a superhost.

Currently living in Tampa Florida, USA, I travel the world. I am passionate about going new places and meeting new people, which is why I love AirBnB. My partner George and I have built our dream house, and we open our doors for all travelers, offering the best comforts available, in our tranquil open lifestyle home. We are well lived, and we live well, and love to share that optimism with others. WELCOME TRAVELERS. you will enjoy your stay. Be prepared, we also love animals, as we have two standard poodles (hyper-allergenic), a koi pond, a macaw parrot, an African Grey parrot and one overly friendly cockatoo named ELVIS.

Languages: Deutsch, English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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