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Old Southern Charm - Spacious & Centrally Located

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
1 night minimum
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Enjoy your stay in Tampa in this centrally located flat in the Seminole Heights neighborhood. Our guests are amazed when they arrive to find this spacious - 1100 sq ft, flat. Comprising the 2nd floor of this beautifully restored home with the owners occupying the first floor. Located 5 mins from Bush Gardens and Lowery Park Zoo.15 mins from the finest medical centers - USF, Moffitt Cancer Center, James A Haley VA and Tampa General Hospital. 10 mins from sports and concert venues - The Forum, Raymond James Stadium, George Steinbrenner Field, the Amphitheater at Florida State Fairgrounds, and the Straz Performing Arts Center.The beaches are just 30 minutes away and the Disney World and Sea World attractions can be reached in as little as 45 minutes. Located just a block from the Hillsborough...Enjoy your stay in Tampa in this centrally located flat in the Seminole Heights neighborhood. Our guests are amazed when they arrive to find this spacious - 1100 sq ft, flat. Comprising the 2nd floor of this beautifully restored home with the owners occupying the first floor. Located 5 mins from Bush Gardens and Lowery Park Zoo.15 mins from the finest medical centers - USF, Moffitt Cancer Center, James A Haley VA and Tampa General Hospital. 10 mins from sports and concert venues - The Forum, Raymond James Stadium, George Steinbrenner Field, the Amphitheater at Florida State Fairgrounds, and the Straz Performing Arts Center.The beaches are just 30 minutes away and the Disney World and Sea World attractions can be reached in as little as 45 minutes. Located just a block from the Hillsborough River with a spacious screened porch perfect for listening to the many Songbirds. Each of the two bedrooms are appointed with queen size beds and roomy closets. The full bath has a tub/shower combination and there is also a very cute half bath. If you prefer to be your own chef (and save money) the kitchen is loaded with all of the utensils to whip up a meal that can be served at either the kitchen table or on the screened porch. Don't want to cook - the Seminole Heights area is home to some of the best restaurants in the area. A washer/dry is provided in the unit. The owners live on the first floor and will be available to answer questions and provide assistance if necessary. We do now accept one pet under 25 pounds, please disclose your desire to bring your pet at the time of booking. Your pet must come with up-to-date shot records. There will be an additional cost that must be paid prior to arrival. The pet must not be left in the apartment alone at any time.More
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About the Owner
Songbird P
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:October 2014
Interaction with guests
There is a front and back entrance to the apartment, however we request that you respect the owners privacy when using the back entrance as it is adjacent to their private outdoor space. Since we live on-site we will usually be available for questions.
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Reviewed 22 February 2019

The centralized location was amazing. We were never more than 30 minutes from any of the local attractions such as Busch Gardens, Florida aquarium etc.. The accommodations were spacious and clean with a full compliment of appliances. The grounds were immaculate and a joy to...More

Date of stay: February 2019
Thank Expedition802542
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Spacious and well decorated. Ample room for our family of 4. Located in the art district close to everything you want to do. We purchased a Citypass and saved a lot. Owners are very nice people. There when needed but definitely not overbearing or uncomfortable....More

Date of stay: January 2018
2  Thank lepaddy111
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is just like the pictures only better. Everything we needed was provided - clean, comfortable, nice personal touches, and a wonderful screened deck that was great for relaxing. We would definitely return!

Date of stay: August 2017
1  Thank jsleland
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This was my first time ever staying at a B&B. Could not believe how amazing it was! So welcoming and accommodating, thank you so much!

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank Ivette J L
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Beautifully furnished accommodation, contains everything that you could possibly need. Quiet location on tree lined street, convenient to Tampa road structure for getting out and exploring. This was our 2nd visit and will be repeated!

Date of stay: February 2017
2  Thank globe28
Songbird L, VR Owner at Old Southern Charm - Spacious & Centrally Located, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

We enjoy your visits and look forward to your next stay. In the meantime wishing you all the best and happy travels.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
Water Park Nearby
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Staffed Property
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
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About the neighbourhood
Seminole Heights is located just north of downtown Tampa in a neighborhood full of older bungalows. The old oak trees provide an inviting canopy as you enter the neighborhood off of the major thoroughfares. The winding Hillsborough River is just a block away with many parks that provide a perfect place to picnic, launch a kayak, watch for any number of wildlife including manatees. The area has an ever growing list of restaurants including Ella's Americana Folk Art Cafe, The Refinery, The Rooster & The Till, The Independent, Cappy's Pizza, The Mermaid and many more. Conveniently located to allow a short and easy commute to all of the following: Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, Ybor City, Lowery Park Zoo, The Straz Center, Cruise Terminals, The Florida Aquarium, The Glaziers Children Museum...
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