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The Cove- Waterfront Treasure on Canal to Bay

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 6 Sleeps

This 3/2/2 pool home is a treasure on Channel A that has direct access to Tampa Bay. Marvel in the beautiful sunsets from the screened lanai and pool, dock, gazebo, living room, master bedroom, dining room or den. Manatee, dolphin, rays, turtles or osprey are all common sightings from this back yard! The Greenways Trail is within walking distance. Enjoy biking, roller blading or just take a walk in Tampa's beautiful, warm weather. When you're done, satisfy your thirst with freshly squeezed juice (seasonal) from the various citrus trees located on the property. Restaurants, malls, theme parks, and most everything are all conveniently located. This vacation home is the perfect fit for the fun-loving family, sports enthusiast, art-buff, relaxation-seeking retiree, or someone who wants it all! Whatever it is you're looking for, we sincerely hope you'll find it here in The Cove.

Linda Slack
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Cove in Tampa

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • 3 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • swimming
* 3 bedrooms with 2 Queen beds, 2 twins and a portable crib * Master suite with canal and pool view * Wireless Internet * Pool & heated Spa with screened-in patio (veiwed from living room, den, master bedroom, dining room, and kitchen) * Wetbar on patio with refrigerator to enjoy a cocktail * Waterfront with canal access to Tampa Bay * Dock with boat access * Gazebo to enjoy sunsets, read a book, or watch the kids play on the dock * 2 baths with hairdryer * Living room and den with TV, a DVD, Cable & WIFI both with waterfront views! * Full kitchen with dishwasher, garbage disposal, microwave, blender, toaster, and juicer--all the amenities from home! * Washer and Dryer * 2 car garage * Fishing poles and tackle * 3 bicycles with helmets * Set of golf clubs * Games, puzzles, and cards for any rainy days * Coolers to take to the beach or park * Beautiful sunset views every night * Wildlife in your own backyard


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(41 traveller reviews)

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The Cove- Waterfront Treasure on Canal to Bay
average rating of 4.8292685 based on 41 reviews

Clean house, quiet neighborhood, close proximity to running and biking trails. Relaxing Hot Tub

  • 5 of 5

A great place to relax and enjoy a slow pace. Neighborhood was nice for running and biking - but also only 0.3 miles to access point for the Upper Tampa Bay Trail for biking and running.

House is located within easy access to airport, interstate system and numerous restaurants and stores. Honeymoon State Park and sites in nearby Dunedin provided excellent views of sunsets.

Gazebo by the canal and chairs by the pool provided relaxing environment for reading and observing local birds.

Location allowed us to attend MLB spring training games for multiple teams.

Made daily use of the hot tub.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Love to make our guests happy!
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Tampa Paradise

  • 5 of 5

The scenery from the patio is so beautiful! It is also very peaceful & relaxing!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great to have these wonderful guests!
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It Was Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Close to everything! Linda was great!



  • Review Submitted: 04-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Perfect! Would love to have stayed longer!

  • 5 of 5

What a treat! The house had all amenities and was very clean and well kept. The pool was a dream - clean and large enough to really have fun in. It was nice being able to sit by the pool for breakfast and watch any activity on the canal. The property is only a few minutes from the airport and shopping malls - very easy to get to. It is also easy to reach Busch Gardens or Disney (a day trip). The property owners were always willing to help with ideas and restaurant suggestions. I wished we could have stayed longer and used the bikes, golf and tennis equipment! Next time will will stay longer :-)

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind review. We were happy to have you and your family and look forward to your return.
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Everything you need to enjoy your stay

  • 5 of 5

Our second visit to the Cove cause we couldn't get enough last year. You won't be disappointed; this place has everything!

  • Review Submitted: 23-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Come back again next year for #3!
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  • 5 of 5

Everything was great! Linda and Dave were very helpful yet gave us plenty of privacy.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are always happy to make sure our quest's have a great vacation. L & D
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Nearest Airport
7.9 Miles
Tampa International
Nearest Beach
15.7 Miles
Dunedin Beach
Car: necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Busch Gardens and Adventure Island.

* Beaches (Ben T. Davis, Clearwater, St. Pete, Reddington, etc).

* The Florida Aquarium.

* Fishing and Water-sports.

* Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Lightning, Tampa Bay Rays.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Beach Picnics.

* Kayaking in Tampa Bay to mini islands.

* Biking and Walking Trails.

* National and Local Parks.

* Play by the pool or fish off the dock.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Busch Gardens.

* Beaches.

* Lowry Park Zoo.

* The Florida Aquarium.

* The Museum of Science and Industry.

* Wildlife sightseeing (Manatee, dolphins, sting rays, turtles, and osprey!)

* Saltwater fishing off the dock

* Busch Gardens

* Adventure Island

* Beaches (Ben T. Davis, Clearwater, St. Pete, Redington, Indian Rocks, and many more!)

* Lowry Park Zoo

* The Florida Aquarium

* Greenway Trail for walking, running, biking, or rollerblading

* Big Cat Rescue

* The Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI)

* Minutes from Tampa International Airport and Port of Tampa

* Dinner Cruises

* Channelside

* Historic Ybor City

* Minutes from International Mall, Westshore Mall, and Citrus Park Mall (centrailly located between all)

* Minutes from Downtown Tampa

* David A Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts (Tampa was recently awarded 'Top Arts Destination')

* Botanical Gardens at USF

* Salvador Dali Museum

* NFL Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium

* NHL Tampa Bay Lightning at the St. Pete Times Forum in Downtown Tampa

* MLB Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field and Yankees Spring Training at Steinbrenner Field

* NCAA Football USF Bulls

* Concerts at St. Pete Times Forum in Downtown Tampa and Ruth Eckerd Hall

* Al Lopez Park

* Fort De Soto National Park

* Multiple near-by Golf Courses

* Hard Rock Casino

* Many restaurants and bars to choose from

* Grocery stores within walking and biking distance

* Multiple near-by movie theatres


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Cove, Tampa Bay

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Out Of Season
1 May 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £113.25
Refundable Damage Deposit £302

Weekly Rate: $1300 - $1425 minimum 7 nights
Monthly Rate: $5200 - $5700.
$400.00 deposit required at time of booking.
$135.00 non refundable cleaning fee.
Rates do not include 12% tax.
This property is non smoking except outside areas only & no pets allowed.
If property is reserved for more than two weeks an increased deposit maybe required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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