Busch Gardens, USF, Convention Center and Golf
- 3 bedrooms
- 1 bathrooms
- sleeps 6
Description from the owner
After a day of vacationing, work, or convention meetings relax in this lovely three bedroom home in quaint Old Seminole Heights. A charming home to relax in, with its' cozy living room and flat screen TV. Enjoy the spacious back yard with a deck and shade structure to entertain in. With a fully equipped kitchen you are able to prepare a home-cooked meal or enjoy one the many restaurants in the area. Stroll through this charming neighborhood to one of the many local parks along the river within minutes from your vacation home. For an additional fee, take the highlights of your experience home with you. We can capture your vacation and creat...Read more
Busch Gardens, USF, Convention Center and Golf
(Property location is approximate)
Additional Location Information
Enjoy all of West and Central Florida's best attractions from one centrally located vacation home. Minutes from everything you would expect in an urban home, but located in a quiet residential neighborhood.
Busch Gardens, Adventure Island and Lowry Park Zoo are minutes away. Downtown Tampa; with the Florida Aquarium, Performing Arts, museums, restaurants, Channelside and beautiful historic Ybor City, with it's international flavor of restaurants and nightlife. All within a 10 minute drive! The Hardrock Cafe and the Amphitheater, located next to the Florida fairgrounds, literally minutes away. The gulf beaches between St. Pete and Clearwater, always rated near the top for most beautiful beaches, just a 30 minute drive from your future vacation home! Now, we can't forget Mickey can we? Disney, Universal and Sea World all within one hour.
Antiquing your thing? Many great little stores throughout the Bay area. Shop in the Hyde Park District, South Tampa, Ybor and Antique Row in St. Petersburg. The outlet malls of Sarasota and Orlando. So many things to do from our lovely and convenient location. Enjoy a picnic at one of the river parks located within walking distance or drop a line and see what's for dinner. View the wildlife on and in the beautiful Hillsborough River at one of the many parks located within a short walk of the property. Manatee, river otters, osprey, and many more, all in their natural habitats.
Location Type City, River
AvailableUnavailable Last updated: November 15, 2013 ◀▶
Rates shown in $ USD (change)
|Date||Nightly Rate||Weekly Rate||Monthly Rate|
|All other dates ||$90|
|2 night min stay | Any day check-in | $10 per person per night for more than 1 guest|
|Can't find rates for your travel dates? Contact the owner|
- Insurance | $49 per stay
- Damage insurance | $35
- Cleaning fee | $110 per stay
- Tax rate | 12% of rent
Additional notes from owner
This property can accommodate up to six people comfortably. Any additional guests will have to pay additional costs including cleaning and security deposits. An Exit Cleaning Fee varies from $90 - $150. Additional fees may apply for over capacity and pets. An exit cleaning fee covers all sanitation of floors and bathrooms and replacement of bedding, carpet cleaning, fresh towels and inventory of items in the property. It does not cover washing dishes and stains on furniture or bedding. That is an additional fee.
A cancellation fee of $200.00 plus 8% of the rental, cleaning fee and tax will be charged on all cancellations. Cancellations must be made during the business hours of 8:00 am - 8:00 pm. Cancellations will not be accepted through email or voicemail. Cancellations must be made verbally through a company representative. All refunds will be done within 15 business days. All reservations are on a first come, first serve basis. We cannot hold space for a reservation as bookings happen minute by minute. As we will make our best effort to accommodate everyone, we cannot make any verbal agreements or commitments without payment for your reservation. Once your booking has been made, please make sure to have your credit card that you used to book your reservation when you arrive. This verification is for your security and protection and to protect you from identity theft. Your security is our priority. Thank you for selecting us. We look forward to your stay with us at Mockingbird Vacation Rentals.
This Rental Agreement and Contract (the “Agreement”) is a legally binding agreement made and entered into as of the Reservation Date written below by and between the undersigned person(s) or company (the “Guest”) and the undersigned owner, manager or agent (“Rental Agent”), pursuant to which the Guest has agreed to rent the residence described below (the “Property”), for the duration of the Rental Term for the Total Rental Fee and other good and valuable consideration as described herein.
Guest agrees that no more than [Max Guests] persons shall be permitted on the Property at any time during the Rental Term, all of whom shall comply with the conditions and restrictions imposed upon Guest under this Agreement.
CONDITION AND USE OF PROPERTY
The Property is provided in “as is” condition. Rental Agent shall use its best efforts to ensure the operation of all amenities in the Property, such as internet access, satellite or cable TV access or hot tubs, fireplaces as applicable. Rental Agent shall not be held responsible for such items failure to work, but will make every effort to correct any issues as reported as quickly as possible. Guest acknowledges that use of amenities such as hot tubs, pools, spas, fireplaces, decks, and the like may be potentially dangerous and involve potential risks if improperly used, particularly with regard to children and such use is at the Guest’s own risk.
Guest shall use the Property for residential purposes only and in a careful manner to prevent any damage or loss to the Property and keep the Property in clean and sanitary condition at all times. Guest and any additional permitted guests shall refrain from loud noise and shall not disturb, annoy, endanger, or inconvenience neighbors, nor shall Guest use the Property for any immoral, offensive or unlawful purposes, nor violate any law, association rules or ordinance, nor commit waste or nuisance on or about the Property.
If Guest should fail to comply with the conditions and obligations of this Agreement, Guest shall surrender the Property, remove all Guest’s property and belongings and leave the Property in good order and free of damage. No refund of any portion of the Total Rental Fee shall be made and if any legal action is necessary, the prevailing party shall be entitled to reimbursement from the other party for all costs incurred.
ASSIGNMENT OR SUBLEASE
Guest shall not assign or sublease the Property or permit the use of any portion of the Property by other persons who are not family members or guests of the Guest and included within the number of and as permitted occupants under this Agreement.
RISK OF LOSS AND INDEMNIFICATION
Guest agrees that all personal property, furnishings, personal affects and other items brought into the Property by Guest or their permitted guests and visitors shall be at the sole risk of Guest with regard to any theft, damage, destruction or other loss and Rental Agent shall not be responsible or liable for any reason whatsoever.
Guest hereby covenants and agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Rental Agent and their agents, owners, successors, employees and contractors from and against any costs, damages, liabilities, claims, legal fees and other actions for any damages, costs, attorneys fees incurred by Guest, permitted guests, visitors or agents, representatives or successors of Guest due to any claims relating to destruction of property or injury to persons or loss of life sustained by Guest or family and visitors of Guest in or about the Property and Guest expressly agrees to save and hold Rental Agent harmless in all such cases.
Guest hereby waives and releases any claims against Rental Agent, the Property owner and their successors, assigns, employees or representatives, officially or otherwise, for any injuries or death that may be sustained by Guest on or near or adjacent to the Property, including any common facilities, activities or amenities. Guest agrees to use any such facilities or amenities entirely at the Guest’s own initiative, risk and responsibility.
ENTRY AND INSPECTION
Rental Agent reserves the right to enter the Property at reasonable times and with reasonable advance notice for the purposes of inspecting the Property or showing the Property to prospective purchasers, renters or other authorized persons. If Rental Agent has a reasonable belief that there is imminent danger to any person or property, Rental Agent may enter the Property without advance notice.
UNAVAILABILITY OF PROPERTY
In the event the Property is not available for use during the Rental Term due to reasons, events or circumstances beyond the control of Rental Agent, Rental Agent will apply due diligence and good faith efforts to locate a replacement property that equals or exceeds the Property with respect to occupancy capacity, location and value that meets the reasonable satisfaction of the Guest. If such replacement property cannot be found and made available, Rental Agent shall immediately return all payments made by the Guest, whereupon this Agreement shall be terminated and Guest and Rental Agent shall have no further obligations or liabilities in any manner pertaining to this Agreement.
ADDITIONAL TERMS TO THE RENAL AGREEMENT
In addition to the standard terms included herein, Guest acknowledges and agrees that the following additional terms and conditions apply to the Guest’s rental of the Property:
This Agreement contains the entire agreement between the parties with regard to the rental of the Property, and any changes, amendments or modifications hereof shall be void unless the same are in writing and signed by both the Guest and the Rental Agent. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of Florida. The words “Rental Agent” and “Guest” shall include their respective heirs, successors, representatives. The waiver or failure to enforce any breach or provision of this Agreement shall not be considered a waver of that or any other provision in any subsequent breach thereof. If any provision herein is held invalid, the remainder of the Agreement shall not be affected. Any notice required to be given under this Agreement shall be in writing and sent to the contact information included herein. This Agreement may be signed in one or more counterparts, each of which is an original, but taken together constitute one in the same instrument. Execution of a digital signature shall be deemed a valid signature.
- Paper Towels Provided
- Air Conditioning
- Towels Provided
- Security System
- Central Air Conditioning
- Ceiling Fans [?]
- Central Heating
- Housekeeping Optional
- 24 Hour On Call Maintenance
- Linens Provided
- Internet Access
- Wireless Internet
- Electric Stove
- Washing Machine
- Clothes Dryer
- High Definition TV
- Cable TV
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Pet friendly - Ask
- Suitable for children - Yes
- Suitable for the elderly - Yes
- Wheelchair accessible - Ask
- 1100 square feet
What Past Guests Are Saying
a wonderfull gateway you must experience
this is a wonderfull family home, close to all attractions you can feel
at home, we really had a nice experience
we thank you for that wonderfull vacation home
Great Place for the Value!
Clean, stocked and close to everything you need. The owners are very nice and accommodating. The neighborhood seems a little run down when you first arrive, but this house is like a small oasis of charm and relaxation.
I would recommend this to anybody with kids or just a group of adults who are looking for a nice place in Tampa that is reasonably priced.
Delft, The Netherlands
Great house in quiet area
This house is excellent for people who like a quiet area and a real house.
We had enough space, good beds and a well equipped kitchen.
Amazing Customer Service!
This was our first stay with Mockingbird and we will definitely be back as often as possible. The owners, Lysa and Mike went over and above to make us feel at home and the townhome that we stayed in was immaculate. I would highly recommend using Mockingbird Vacation Rentals for your next vacation. We will stay longer next time!
Great time, clean rental all the amenities there. Loved it. The owners are very welcoming! :)
west palm beach, fl
very cozy home! :)
Rented this for my children and I to spend a long weekend at Busch Gardens-it was less than 10 minutes away and so much more comfortable and convenient than a hotel. The home is lovely, very cozy, clean and equipped with just about anything you could need or want to feel right at home. The owners are super nice and very easy to deal with. The backyard is perfect for children to run around and play in. We loved it so much that we have already rented it again to go back in 3 weeks! :)
The Team at guardian Fueling Technologies
Vrbo Property 433459
Great Place! Very Clean. We will use this rental in the future.
I had the most wonderful time during my stay in Tampa. I enjoyed Busch Gardens very much.I was so comfortable in the home that I stayed at. Mockingbird Vacation Rentals is in my opinion superior in their service. I wouldn't hesitate a second on using them on my next trip, which I hope to be in august or September, as I frequent Tampa serveral times a year on business.
Really close to Busch Gardens!
Th Mockingbird Vacation home was wonderful. Very clean, comfortable and very close to the parks. Loved the decoration. It felt like we were staying in a model home! My kids loved the spacious backyard. The owners were very welcoming and very easily accessible.
Gary & Jodi Schmies
Small,cute,cozy,clean home away from home.
Service by the (local) owners was excellent. Home was very clean and equipted for all of our needs. This was our first time staying here in Tampa and we are coming back again this year