$176 / night
Total guests, Nights

BEACHSIDE BUNGALOW Lobster Shack *Htd Pool*Pets OK – Home 3513324 Cottage

  • 1 bedroom
  • 4 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

BEACHSIDE BUNGALOW Lobster Shack *Htd Pool*Pets OK – Home 3513324

  • Cottage
  • 1 bedroom
  • sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child Friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet Friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner





Beautiful tropical beachproperty has 5 bungalows and owner's house.

Barrett Beach Bungalows preserves the traditional Florida beach endearments in style with 5 charming beach bungalows. Why spend your Florida beach vacation in a busy hotel? with crowded elevators, hallways, lobby areas.

Stay in your own private beachside bungalow!

Enjoy a vacation the way Florida was before the development boom. No waiting for packed elevators, just steps from your bungalow front door is the sandy beach & sparkling pool!

We would like to preserve that quaint image of Florida.

All bungalows have modern amenities, are extra clean & beautifully decorated.

Indian Shores offers one of the most beautiful beach settings on Florida's West Coast. Right on the Gulf of Mexico.

LOBSTER SHACK 1BR bungalow features:

•Only 40 steps to the beach & pool (not beachfront)

•1 Bedroom (1 queen bed) Sleeps 4 (Queen sleeper sofa)

•1 bathroom (tub w/shower)

•Approx. 600 sq.ft.

•Air conditioned & heated

•Bedroom has upgraded cable, color TV w/remote, ceiling fan

•Living room has upgraded cable TV, Stereo, CD player, Ceiling fan

•Kitchen is fully equipped: range, microwave, refrigerator, dishes, cups, pots, utensils, toaster, coffee maker, BBQ charcoal grill

•Linens, towels included

•Laundry Room is on-site (washer free, dryer $2 in quarters or use laundry line)

-Property is beachfront with 2 bungalows direct beachfront "Mermaid-Seahorse" & "Marlin" bungalows and 2 others sit behind beachfront home Lobster and Dolphin Bungalows.

•Beach front area is shared by BUNGALOWS guests only: heated beachfront POOL, BBQ grill, fire pit, lounge chairs, beach chairs, tables, picnic tables & hammock, volley ball court, kids toys

-Bicycles, kayaks, paddleboards, etc are available for rent by independent company ISLAND MARINE RENTALS. WILL DELIVER

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome

Bed & bathroom

  • Bedroom 1: Queen Bed
    Beds in other rooms: Sofa beds
  • 1 Full bath


  • Wireless Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared outdoor pool (heated)
  • Shared garden
  • Private garden
  • Grill
  • Patio
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Boat available
  • Bicycles available
  • Deck
  • Internet access
  • Fireplace
  • Games room
  • Stove
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Hair dryer
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

Beach trolley stops right by bungalows or you can drive anywhere along the beaches - most places have ample parking.

Interaction with guest

Mgmnt is always available - just text or call during your stay! We pride our company on SUPER fast response time!


Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: $500.00
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.

8 weeks before

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

Check-in date

* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

House rules

ENTIRE property is NO SMOKING inside & outside
POOL HOURS 10am to 8pm No glass allowed in pool area
-Well mannered non aggressive breeds allowed $75 each PLUS proof of vaccines & flea/tick treatment
- Guests advised to get trip insurance-see cancellation policy before booking*MAXIMUM allowed in this bungalow and on property = 4 (example - if you have 2 guests renting bungalow you can have MAX of 2 visitors so total 4 on property at any time) *Rates subject to change until Reservation is booked*


About the owner

Liz B.
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
27 Oct 2021
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English





27 reviews

Very Good

“Best Gulf view ever!”

Reviewed 29 Dec 2020

My family and I stayed there for the Christmas Holiday. Liz the owner, aka Lizard, is super friendly and on top of all of her renters needs. Every day she makes sure you are well and asks to see if yo… More

“Quaint, charming beachside bungalow”

Reviewed 1 Feb 2020

Arrived home a week ago today. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The Lobster Shack has all the amenities for the home feel, very clean. It has a charming theme that gave you a feeling of rest and rel… More

“What a great getaway location to relax and view the secluded private beach and gorgeous ocean view!!!”

Reviewed 13 Oct 2019

We stayed in the Lobster Shack which is a cozy clean bungalow which offered a salt water pool with an awesome view of the Gulf waters. Liz is great making sure our needs were met while addressing un… More

“Lobster Shack - Perfect Florida beach get away”

Reviewed 21 May 2019

We (family of four) stayed at Liz’ Lobster Shack at Indian Shores, FL. The location and scenery are just brilliant. It is right on the beach and with the small shaded pool and the fireplace we t… More

“Clean, quaint, and laid back style”

Reviewed 10 Oct 2018

The pool was the best as it was shaded for me that is a big plus. Private beach where our dogs could go out with us. Everything you needed in the room. We were in the Lobster Shack small 600sq feet… More

“Location, location, location!”

Reviewed 4 Sep 2018

Really great beach get away location! This was my second stay at this location. We stayed in the larger "Mermaid" bungalow last time and it was much nicer, but pricier too. For just two o… More

“Dreamy Vacation”

Reviewed 26 Aug 2018

This is the fourth time my wife and I have spent at the Lobster. It is perfect! It is our choice places to stay on the Florida Gulf. The owner is always wonderful and make sure that we are having the … More

“Fabulous !!!!”

Reviewed 26 Aug 2018

Liz (the owner) is amazing ! The property is a hidden jewel, the beach area is quiet and peaceful, and the sunsets are AMAZING. Liz is passionate about pets and welcomed our's with open arms. … More

“Never want to leave!!”

Reviewed 8 Mar 2018

This is our second time at Lobster Shack and we can't say enough about how beautiful this spot is! Our bungalow is perfect size for the two of us and comes complete with anything you can possibl… More

“Great week of relaxing”

Reviewed 18 Feb 2018

Loved this place , reasonably priced,homey close to everything yet cozy and tucked away from the bustle. We prefer the small places with the feel of home . The ability to walk the beach or take a swi… More

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How do I find more info about the property?

You can get in touch with Liz (the owner) through the contact form on this page.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to send the owner a message.

What if I have questions before I book?

Send Liz (the owner) an email through the contact form on this page. Alternatively, if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

How do I contact Liz (the owner)?

Send an email through the contact form on this page. Or if there’s a phone number on this page, you can call them.

If you’ve already booked, go to Manage your booking to view Liz the owner's contact details or send them a message.

What's the difference between 'Book your stay' and 'Contact the owner/manager'?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online and send Liz (the owner) a booking request. You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then

Or send Liz (the owner) an inquiry through the Contact the owner/manager form if you’d like a quote or more info first.

What is a booking request?

When you pay online through the Ready to book? form, a booking request is sent to Liz (the owner). You’ll find out within 24 hours whether they’ve accepted - no money will leave your account before then.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

How do I know my booking is safe?

To book this property you need to pay through the Flipkey website. Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection. This means that in the unlikely event that you’re prevented or denied access to the property when you check in, we’ll offer a full refund for the stay.

Find out more about booking safely.

How do I know what it will cost for my stay?

Simply enter your dates in the Ready to book? form to calculate the cost of your stay.
Click Book now to see a full breakdown of the price.

You can also request a quote from Liz (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my vacation?

Use the Ready to book? form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Liz (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your booking.

Only bookings paid for through our site are covered by our trusted Payment Protection.

Why can't I call Liz (the owner) before booking?

You can exchange contact details with the property owner/manager once your booking is confirmed and you’ve paid in full. Paying and communicating only through our platform allows us to ensure that your booking is covered by our Payment Protection policy.

If you have any questions before booking, you can send the property owner/manager a message via the contact form on their listing. Once you’ve booked, you can discuss the rental and make arrangements for your trip by logging into Manage your booking.

How do damage deposits work?

In most cases, you don’t pay a damage deposit up front. Instead, we save your payment details securely and you’re only charged in the event of damage to the property.

Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

How can I view and manage my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to view all your booking details, pay the balance of your booking or cancel it if you need to.

How do I pay the balance of my booking?

You can pay the remaining balance of your booking at any point. Simply go to Manage your booking and click Pay now.

We’ll automatically charge the balance payment to the same payment method 10 days before it’s due. Go to Manage your booking to see when the payment will be taken.

How can I withdraw my booking request?

You’ll need to contact Liz (the owner) to do this. Send them a message in Manage your booking or through the contact form on this page.

How do I cancel my booking?

Go to Manage your booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I make changes to my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your booking page. To change your dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Liz (the owner) a message.

If Liz (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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