Swim, Boat Dock, Fish, Waterfront, Sunsets

Watch the dolphins and manatee. Enjoy the mullet who jump to entertain you
412 Venetian Drive, Clearwater, FL 33755

Overview

Overview

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Sleeps: 7
Type: Home
Per week: $1,050
Per month: $4,000
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: Yes
Description of the Clearwater vacation home rental
The Best of Everything Florida Offers
Clearwater is home to award winning beaches and beach islands:
South Beach and Pier 60 bustle with activity, entertainment & crafters
North Beach is quiet and a great area for shell collecting
Caladesi Beach State Park is a natural beauty, very quiet. Marina also.
Beach Islands in the intracoastal - it is like having your own island, easily
accessible by canoe, kayak or boat just west of this home

"An awesome view from the deck, living room, kitchen, master bedroom, master bath, dock and both patios". Guests never tire of watching the dolphins, manatee and birds...there is always something quietly happening on this waterfront property. It is like being in the wilderness with all the city amenities within a short distance.

Dolphin and Manatee come close to the dock. Enjoy sunsets, great boating, biking and walking area. BBQ on the patio while you enjoy sunsets or sit on your raised deck to get a birds eye view of all the water has to offer. Tall trees and the water attract an interesting variety of birds.

Close to Clearwater Marine Aquarium, home of Winter the star of Dolphin Tale and Dolphin Tale 2 movies.This is a fabulous marine rescue aquarium. Some of the supporting movie set people stayed with us during filming.

Furnished, fully equipped including dishwasher, microwave, washer/dryer ensuite, high speed internet, cable, telephone with unlimited long distance to continental USA and Canada. Queen bed in each bedroom. This home sleeps 6 comfortably. Hardwood and ceramic floors.

We also have a 2 bedroom home on waterfront property, on a quiet street.
Area Information
Old Clearwater Bay is a quiet community, a combination of older homes and newer $1.5 million dollar homes.
Boat to island beaches in minutes - like having your own island - camping allowed
8 min drive/3 miles to Clearwater Beach, better yet take the trolley or walk or bike
15 min to Honeymoon Island & Caladesi Island State Park
10 min to Brighthouse Field in Dunedin
Centrally located near 5 golf courses: Countryside Country Club, Dunedin Country Club, Belleair Country Club, Mangrove Bay Golf Course, St. Petersburg Country Club.
Canoe or boat to small islands nearby with a beach
20 minutes to Tampa International Airport
30 minutes to Buscht Gardens
1.5 hours to Disney and theme parks
6 minutes to Clearwater Marine Aquarium to see Winter, the star of Dolphin Tale

About the owner

Owner Profile

Debbie White

Debbie White

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    Environmentalist, volunteer for World Oceans Day, co- founder of Humane Society to protect animals, avid volunteer with youth, financially challenged and seniors, Mom of 3 great young adults.

    Guest University lecturer in North America, South America and Asia. Corporate CEO for 40 years, published...
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Availability

Availability Calendar

Rates

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Feb 05 2015 Dec 31 2015 - - $1,050 $4,000 1 Week
Lodging tax: 0%
Deposits: Please call or email to find out about special rates.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order
Other Fees: One time: Security deposit, refundable if no damage. Departure cleaning for deep cleaning of windows, air/heat pump filters, heavy cleaning we cannot expect guests to do.

Amenities

Amenities

  • Beds

  • 3 Queen Beds
  • 1 Sofa Bed
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Dock/Boat Slip
  • High Speed Internet
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Pet Friendly
  • Beach Chairs
  • Full Kitchen
  • Oceanfront
  • View (Ocean)
  • Beach Towels
  • Garage
  • Outdoor Shower
  • View (Water)
  • Bikes
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Parking Included
  • Waterfront
  • Deck
  • Heating
  • Appliances

  • CD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Telephone
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Gas Grill
  • Radio
  • Toaster
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • VCR
  • Coffee Maker
  • Iron
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Microwave
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Activities

  • Canoeing
    (onsite)
  • Boating
    (<1 mile)
  • Golf
    (2 miles)
  • Volleyball Court
    (2 miles)
  • Fishing
    (onsite)
  • Grocery Store
    (<1 mile)
  • Live Entertainment
    (2 miles)
  • Windsurfing
    (2 miles)
  • Kayaking
    (onsite)
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (<1 mile)
  • Movie Theater
    (2 miles)
  • Bowling
    (3 miles)
  • Ocean
    (onsite)
  • Hiking
    (<1 mile)
  • Playground
    (2 miles)
  • Horseback Riding
    (3 miles)
  • Park
    (onsite)
  • Jet Skiing
    (<1 mile)
  • Restaurant
    (2 miles)
  • Whale Watching
    (3 miles)
  • Sailing
    (onsite)
  • Miniature Golf
    (1 mile)
  • Scuba Diving
    (2 miles)
  • Amusement Park
    (25 miles)
  • Snorkeling
    (onsite)
  • Parasailing
    (1 mile)
  • Shopping Area
    (2 miles)
  • Theme Park
    (25 miles)
  • Basketball Court
    (<1 mile)
  • Pool
    (1 mile)
  • Surfing
    (2 miles)
  • Water Park
    (25 miles)
  • Beach
    (<1 mile)
  • Aquarium
    (2 miles)
  • Tennis
    (2 miles)
  • Zoo
    (25 miles)
  • Bicycling
    (<1 mile)
  • Deep Sea Fishing
    (2 miles)


Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Beaches, museums, rescue aquarium is home to Winter the star of Dolphin Tale movie, golfing, cycling, restaurants, shopping, baseball, football, hockey, collecting shells, 1 1/2 hours from Disney World and Orlando, 20 minutes to Tampa International Airport, 30 minutes to Busch Gardens

Reviews

Reviews for this vacation home rental in Clearwater, Florida

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Fun, Relaxing, Safe
Rating 5 of 5
We stayed for the whole month of November, as we do each year. We found everything as the owner said, and more. Just gazing to the Gulf of Mexico is relaxing. The renovations and complete painting of exterior and interior is calming and inviting in this Florida style property. Dolphins came close to the dock often. Seeing a mother dolphin and young dolphin in their natural habitat is a wonder. Listen for the big splash dolphins make. Manatee enter the basin quietly so you have to look for them near the mangrove. We have a boat and kayaks. Even in the kayaks we could reach the beach islands just west of the home in minutes and it did not take long to get to Caladesi Beach State Park. We boat to Clearwater Beach and Dunedin restaurants and out into the Gulf of Mexico. Cycling and walking in the neighborhood and along Edgewater is great and the Pinellas Trail access is just two blocks away. We recommend a visit to the Clearwater Marine Rescue Aquarium where you will see Winter and the other marine life. This home is well equipped with gold rimmed china, cooking utensils, electronics, linens and towels in 3 linen closets. Our grandchildren visited again as they do each year we stay here and with a ladder at the end of the dock they swim in the salt water at high tide. It is a safe family area.

Submitted: Jan 23, 2015
Stayed: Nov 2014

Owner's Response: Thank you Rick and Sue. You certainly have seen the transitions over the past six years. Everyone looks forward to seeing you again.

Peaceful and Safe for a Lady Alone

Rating: 5 of 5

It is so relaxing to listen and wait for the dolphins to come into the basin. The deck, patio and home have a beautiful view looking north to the Gulf of Mexico. Sunsets are an event each day. This is a great home to entertain. I rent a boat each time I visit; it is great to just hop into the boat and go...no fuss, no work. The little islands with beaches nearby are like having my own island. Walking along Edgewater is so pretty. And wonderful cycling streets and Pinellas Trail. This home is well equipped and a whole lot better than staying in a hotel. Jane

Submitted: Jan 15, 2015
Stayed: Apr 2014

Owner's Response: We look forward to seeing you again Jane. You and your friends are so much fun!

Fantastic boating, great 3 bedroom home

Rating: 5 of 5

So nice to have my boat at the dock. Great fishing in the Gulf of Mexico waters. Fantastic views when I'm not on my boat. So relaxing to get away from my law practice. Family enjoyed this 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. We return every year.

Submitted: Jan 2, 2015
Stayed: Aug 2014

Owner's Response: Relaxing time awaits you and your family. We look forward to seeing you again.

Wildlife Haven

Rating: 5 of 5

Secluded little inlet is what makes this wonderful little property such a charmer. Excellent landscaping too. Very 'Florida feel'. Family enjoyed how close to the beach and downtown activities the property is. Booking again for next year!! Clearwater is lovely.

Submitted: Jan 2, 2015
Stayed: Oct 2014
Source: advertising registry

Owner's Response: We look forward to seeing you and your family again.

Quiet, awesome views, great location

Rating: 5 of 5

Great boating location, beach islands close by as well as Caladesi Beach State Park. Easy accesses to the Gulf of Mexico. Quiet, good safe family location. This home is well equipped and fun.. Our Grandchildren enjoyed it too, especially when the dolphins came near the dock. Walk or cycle to restaurants. An easy drive to the airport and Orlando.
Retired and Loving It.

Submitted: Jan 2, 2015
Stayed: Feb 2014
Source: advertising registry

Owner's Response: We look forward to seeing you again Terry.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Are you close to Winter the star of the Dolphin Tale movie?
A: Yes we are very close to Winter at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, in fact some of the movie crew stayed with us during the filming. Dolphin Tale 2 will be released in the Fall of 2014. We hope you can make time to visit the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Winter is truly a character and the work they do at the CMA is amazing.
Q: Are the beaches good?
A: The Clearwater Beaches win awards every year, for good reason. If you want bustling activity Pier 60 is the place to be but if you want quiet beach then you will enjoy North Beach. And if you want desolate beach, an island of your own, boat to the nearby islands on the intra-coastal. There are a number of islands with beaches close to the house.
Q: Where can we fish?
A: You can fish from the dock, fish in the intra-coastal or fish in the Gulf of Mexico.
Q: What activities can we do?
A: Golf, shopping, museums, 2 hours to Disney and other theme parks, 1/2 hour to Busch Gardens, so many sites to see. Beaches, baseball, football, hockey, shopping, art galleries, theatre, much culture.
Q: Are you close to the airport?
A: Yes and it is an easy 20 minute drive to and from the Tampa International airport.
Q: Can I swim from the dock?
A: Yes, it is the same salt water everywhere (no alligators) and there is a ladder at the end of the 2nd dock to make it easy to swim or get in or out of a kayak or canoe
Q: Is this a good walking and cycling area?
A: Yes, Old Clearwater Bay neighborhood is great for walking or cycling, as is Edgewater along the water to the north. The Pinellas Trail is just a few short blocks awaymiles and miles of walking or cycling trail.
Q: Can I walk to the beach?
A: Yes you can walk or cycle or take the Trolley or boat to any of the beaches including the small islands just west of this propertylike having your own island.

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  • About:

    Environmentalist, volunteer for World Oceans Day, co- founder of Humane Society to protect animals, avid volunteer with youth, financially challenged and seniors, Mom of 3 great young adults.

    Guest University lecturer in North America, South America and Asia. Corporate CEO for 40 years, published...
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