Beachfront Cottages at Beautiful Sandy Shores on Gulf of Mexico

Florida Vacation Rentals By Owners
  • Cottage805 Sq. Ft.
  • Sleeps4
  • Bedrooms1
  • Bathrooms1
  • Minimum Stay3 Nights

PROPERTY Description


has three beautiful cottages:




has been in the Hall family for over 60 years, and is currently owned and operated by Myrtle Hall. Myrtle is German-born and moved to Indian Rocks Beach in 2000 when she married her late husband, Ned. Ned’s grandmother bought the Indian Rocks Beach property in 1946. Ned's father George Hall built the first, two-story building in 1952. The one-story Gulf Cottage followed in 1972. Ned's family lived here in the winter, and spent the summer in Ithaca, NY, where his father was the Golf Coach at Cornell University for over 40 years. Ned followed in his footsteps as a PGA Teaching Professional for over 25 years. He was teaching at the Clearwater Golf Club located in Clearwater, Florida when Myrtle, in Florida on holiday from Germany, met him in 1998. Myrtle and Ned, of course, had their wedding right in front of beautiful Sandy Shores!

Like Ned, Myrtle fell in love with this beautiful property and its rich family history. Ned and Myrtle started to rent out their cottages in 2005 after a complete beautification and enjoyed every minute of sharing this lovely property with their guests. Myrtle carries on the Hall family tradition of hospitality at Sandy Shores and adds her special brand of German warmth. Her attention to detail and cleanliness makes Sandy Shores a unique and charming retreat.

Surf, sand and sun, coupled with quiet solitude, magnificent sunsets, and the shade of the Australian Pines make this the perfect getaway spot. You will enjoy one of the most beautiful beaches in the world - perfect for a morning stroll or an afternoon shelling expedition, as well as beautiful-maintained accommodations. Sandy Shores is a slice of Old Florida at it's very finest.

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  • Television(TV)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Air Conditioning
  • Dishwasher
House Rule:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Television(TV)
  • Satellite / Cable
Kitchen & Dining:
  • Microwave
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen
  • Dining Room
  • Coffee Maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Beachfront
Outdoor Features:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Popular Amenities:
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Towels Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Heater
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Children Welcome
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Hair Dryer
  • Washer & Dryer



Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly
Standard Rates
3 nights min stay
$179.00 - - -
Additional information about rental rates:
  • Cleaning Fee $ 85
Notes :

Minimum day requirements: From December 15th-the last Saturday of April, a 7 day minimum is required from Saturday to Saturday. The rest of the year, a 4 day minimum is any four consecutive days. *Check in is after 3 pm on your check-in date and check-out is at 10 am on your departure date. *Please call 30 minutes prior to arrival.
*PARKING IS LIMITED TO ONE SPACE PER UNIT. *No pets allowed under any circumstances. *You must adhere to the number of guests which were reported at the time of booking.*CANCELLATIONS: A sixty (60) day notice is required for cancellation. Cancellations that are made more than sixty (60) days prior to the arrival date are subject to a 5% cancellation fee or $50 which ever is greater. Cancellations or changes that result in a shortened stay, or that are
made within 60 days of the arrival date, forfeit the full advance payment and reservation deposit. Cancellation or early departure does not warrant any refund of rent or deposit. You may choose


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Laura c.

Indian rocks beach
Wonderful stay on Indian rocks beach. Beautiful beach, quiet, very clean, beautiful gardens!

Tracy J.

Beautiful Cottage
We always enjoy this beach and the hospitality is wonderful!

Roger C.

Best vacation in memory
My wife and I spent June 7th through 13th at this perfectly enchanting, conveniently located property on Indian Rocks Beach. Beautifully landscape gardens surround the 3 very cozy cottages. We were in the Gulf Cottage with windows looking out over a large common area, shaded by huge Australian pine trees and facing the Dunes and Beach just steps away! Myrtle is a wonderful host and has created a magical tropical paradise where you can easily forget your worries if only for a few days. Be sure to experience the lighted garden areas at night too!! In the front of the property you have many excellent restaurants, bars and shops and in the back you have the Gulf and those beautiful Indian Rocks Beach Sunsets!!!! We are already planning a return trip later this year.

Philip S.

Peaceful, Beautiful Get-Away
We stayed ten nights at Sandy Shores in Indian Rocks Beach. We enjoyed thoroughly each day of our stay. The accommodations were clean and well appointed. Our view to the Gulf was clear and our walk to the beach was measured in seconds. Our unit had all the cooking materials we needed. Beds and furniture were comfortable. Common areas were pleasant and quiet. The location is close to everything IRB. Myrtle is a wonderful host ... she introduced us to the cottage, showed us around the grounds, and made us feel at home. We highly recommend both Myrtle and her property.

Greg D.

The property is great and just what I needed. And Myrtle is awesome!
I was looking for a peaceful place on the beach and that is exactly what I found in the Gulf cottage. My stay was for a week and it was wonderful! I enjoyed my stay so much that I extended for an additional five nights (and moved to Cottage #2) which is also very nice and comfortable. I highly recommend this property. All in all, a great first-time vacation in Indian Rocks Beach for 12 nights. Greg Dickerson, Atlanta, GA, USA

Randy M.

Good location for our vacation activities
Property made for a relaxing vacation. Centrally located for what we wanted to do on our vacation. We stayed at the Gulf Cottage.

Pamela A.

Beautiful Cottage
I loved our visit. So relaxing and comfortable. Enjoyed the beach cottage everyone was so nice. Was not a busy place. Just what we needed.thank you