About this listing
Our comfortable 3 bedrooms is welcoming and is centrally located, just 7 minutes walk to the bus line, 12 minutes walk to the supermarket.
It sits in a quiet cul -de -sac only 10 minutes from the Clearwater Beach ( during holidays at least 20 minutes) its beautiful white sand and amenities. We are within a 7 minutes walking distance from bus line, supermarkets,restaurants, gas stations, and other amenities.
I have a beautiful garden surrounding the property and a sun deck in the back yard for you to bask in the sun or have breakfast in the morning ( simple breakfast available upon request. Its a unique, earth friendly housing, I don’t use any chemicals so you can walk bare foot on the grass.
Come relax on the deck, play in the garden, resting from your day at the beach. Light a fire in the pit and roast marshmallows, listen to the birds (website hidden) the butterflies and bunnies that live in the yard.
We have also the Eagle Lake Nature Park 10 minutes walk from us. There is a 40 minutes drive from Bush Gardens,10 minutes to Clearwater downtown. We have Pier 60 Sunset Festival 7 days a week 4-8 pm. Free movies on the beach Fri & Sat nights. - drive, bike or take the bus.
We are 7 minutes to Dunedin which has pubs, cafes, shopping & local art. . Get a bike rental ($10 available on site) and go to Pinellas Trail .Pinellas Trail has 25 miles of biking, blading, walking trail with plenty of neat places to stop along the way. (less than half mile away). Or take a walk on the trail or shop for unique art, wine, fashion or chocolates--there is always something going on in Dunedin. Also I have rentals boogie boards, beach chairs, beach towels, beach umbrellas for a very affordable price so you don't have to purchase beach stuff and dispose it because you don't have room in your luggage or you don't want to pay extra luggage in the plane back home.
Honeymoon Island State Park Beach-Voted top 10 beach in the country where nature lovers will find osprey nests, a wide variety of shorebirds, and one of the few remaining virgin slash pine forests in South Florida. The park boasts several nature trails and bird observation areas. Visitors can swim, fish, and snorkel in the warm waters of the Gulf or picnic while they enjoy the beautiful scenery. Shelling is particularly good here, as the Gulf currents deposit an incredible variety of seashells on the shore. Showers are available and the park´s concession has a gift shop and snack bar. 7.3 miles-drive, bike or take the bus.
Caladesi Island-It is one of the few completely natural islands along Florida´s Gulf Coast, Caladesi´s white sand beaches were rated America's Best Beach in 2008. Beach lovers can enjoy swimming, sunbathing and beachcombing. Saltwater anglers can cast a line from their boats or surf fish. Nature enthusiasts can spot wildlife while hiking the three mile nature trail through the island´s interior or paddling a three mile kayak trail through the mangroves and bay. Picnic tables and shelters are located near the beach. Take the ferry from Honeymoon Island.
I have one suite and another bedroom w/ king size bed and the bathroom is in the hallway. this bedroom has a cot that can be used for a third person for $20 a night. Each room only can accommodate 2 people. If you have more than 2 persons you will need another room. Go to listing # 987414 or (phone number hidden) and request a second bedroom. If you are renting the suite ( w/ a real queen size and memory foam mattress topper) it has a private bathroom. If you are renting the bedroom in the hall, you can request the bathroom to be private, but the sink will be shared. I have a dog and a cat, both well behaved. The house is always clean, because they don't sleep inside and spend time outside. Let me know if you don't like animals and will make sure they don't bother you. You will have WIFI, cable TV, fire place in the living room, bamboo floors, private small refrigerator in your bedroom. I have an extra single folding bed that can be used by a child or adult for extra $10 charge. If you like to dance I can make you suggestions where to go for o a Salsa dance event (Fridays and Saturdays) or to a Swing dance event ( Wednesdays and Sundays). I speak Portuguese, Spanish, English and understand most of Italian. So you can count on me to give you any suggestions that would be helpful to you to enjoy as much as possible your stay....and come back again. Monthly rates are negotiable, please contact me if interested. Minimum stay: 3 days. There is a $10 charge for the second guest after the first one.
Come and have fun!!!
Getting around: Jolly Trolley and PSTA
Dining room, living room, deck and outside areas. The kitchen isn't available for cooking but you can fix sandwiches and a salad or warm water, make a coffee.
You have your own refrigerator in your bedroom and that 's where you will keep your food, unless discussing other arrangements.We proudly recycle and we have a closed compost bin outside to fertilize the plants and vegetables. The house 's waste is minimum. Please help us save electricity by keeping the electrical appliances off when not in use. And to avoid surges damage, which is very common in FL .
Interaction with Guests
I will interact with them as much as they want and feel like.
Priced by 1 bedroom, please go to the other listings (Clearwater pretty home for you or Clearwater's pretty home for you if you need two bedrooms.
Our public transportation passes on a main road 7 min walk from the house. I don't use it but I hear that the buses have a waiting time of 45 minutes to 1 hour and 15 min.
Other Things to Note
If you are using cheap flights that arrive at wee hours, no problem. I will leave papers with arrows on the floors and motion lights to guide you to your bedroom. If there is anything that you don't like, you need to let me know. My crystal ball is broken and I can't do any divinations at this moment. :)
Parking is on my driveway, depending on availability and on a come first first serve basis.
Or along the grass in our cul-de-sac (nice and safe neighborhood).
If you are looking for a little pampering and relaxation while vacationing, I have a friend who is an aesthetician and works in her office providing massage therapy and acupuncture.
Please be respectful to my home. A light breakfast will be served upon request.
The bathrooms are cleaned weekly and the floors vacuumed.
There is a $55 charge for a non-returned house key.
Please remove your shoes before entering the home and leave them by the door. If you are coming from the beach, please hose off on the grass the rental boogie boards, or beach toys you have used and feet, before returning then to me/ entering the house.
Under any circumstances strangers or someone known by the guest should be brought in the house without hostess acknowledgement.