About this listing
Room with private bathroom in classical bungalow from 1928. All rooms have different colors and vibrate creativity and ecology.We are in the process of making your stay completely green. Soon part of our electricity will be generated by solar.
One room with private bathroom in a classic bungalow with a full size double solid wood vintage bed, wireless internet, internet TV, free parking of the street. The house is decorated with my original oil paintings.
We will make our most delicious family breakfast which can be organic and gluten free. We grow organic vegetables in our garden and we have chickens, a swing and a slide which make it very child friendly.
The cleaning is done with non chemical cleaners like Seventh Generation and Dr. Bronner. The washing machine is energy and water efficient also the washing detergent is non polluting.
Available amenities include television (no cable), wireless internet, air conditioning, heat ,washing machine and kitchen access.
Interaction with Guests
We share the living- and dining room and kitchen with our guest. It all depends on the guest what you want to do. You can share a meal with us or just eat in your room, it is all fine.
Explore the oak lined streets and the beautiful old houses. Lee Groceries, a bar which serves the best pizza and chicken wings in town is in walking distance. We are members of the Tampa heights community garden where we grow organic vegetables. The Refinery and the Independent Bar are close by. Ybor City with the history of the Cuban cigar factories is very vibrant and interesting. Ybor City also has great food and lots of shopping. Saturday morning there is an art and design market.
Take a bike along the river to downtown and visit the Tampa museum of modern art, The Cube the Photography museum and the History museum.
Biking distance from downtown and Ybor City. Public bus stop around the corner and a train station a few minutes ride away. We can provide you with a bicycle to get around. Only 10 minutes to Tampa International Airport by car.
When you are concerned with your carbon footprint as we are you might like to know that we have a Chevy Volt to give you rides for an additional fee.
Other Things to Note
The cold tap water at the kitchen sink is filtered and good to drink.
We use all left over food in our compost bin, if you can put it in our pot that would be great. No lemons or fat.
About the Host, Elisabeth
Interested in art, holistic healtcare, organic local food, meditation
Eckhart Tolle, (website hidden), Greenpeace, Avaaz, Alternative Energy,
I am from Amsterdam The Netherlands and lived in Suzhou and Kunming China , Chiang Mai Thailand
Travel to China to study at the Nanjing Traditional Chinese Medicine University to get a master degree