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Little Pearl Rental in St Petersburg
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    Enter courtyard through antique verdigris gates.
  • Inside the courtyard with blooming flowers in Mexican planters.

  • Handrails leading up to studio. Blue shutter over flower box provides added privacy.

  • Enter studio at top of stairs with bistro table and chairs. Great sunny spot for coffee.

  • Walk into a studio loft full of character.
  • Bright charming coastal kitchen with farm sink.
  • Cozy living area overlooks grand homes on Beach Drive.
  • Living area complete with shell mirror, tin shelf below curio cabinet.
  • Kitchen cabinets painted in soft coastal blue. View of more homes from the sink.
  • Studio has its own washer and dryer tucked under the peninsula in the kitchen
  • View of kitchen and peninsula from living room. TV overhead.
  • Bed is tucked into its own sleeping area overlooking living room.
  • Foyer divider also serves as shelves for shorts and T-shirts.
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    Bathroom with shower just off the foyer.
  • Bathroom with funky southwest vanity.
  • Architectural pieces over the mirror add character and light to the room.

805 1/2 16TH AVENUE NE, ST. PETERSBURG, FL 33704

Bright, playful second-floor studio apartment with windows on all sides. Professionally designed to appear larger than its' 360 square feet. Totally furnished with wi-fi, cable TV, linens and kitchen package. Living area, sleeping area with built-ins for shorts and shirts. Lovely kitchen with washer/dryer tucked under counter. Enter through a private courtyard with an abundance of flowers.

Located on classy Beach Drive

Stay as a guest at Little Pearl and capture the coziness of a “tiny home" and the airiness of a "tree house". This charming loft apartment is located on the road that leads into the heart of town. It is in an area of grand homes, tree-lined streets and best of all . . . less than a block away is sparkling Tampa Bay. Many of our guests have enjoyed getting up early to photograph the stunning sunrises at the end of the street.


Walk to festivals in the park

You are about 20 minutes to the Vinoy Hotel on foot. About 5 minutes by car and somewhere in between by bike. (We have bike storage on site and there are many bike shops that will rent bikes by the day and week.) About four houses down, pick up the waterfront path to town or stroll through a neighborhood of historic craftsmen and Mediterranean style homes to town.


Enter through antique verdigris gates

The entry to Little Pearl is through a pair of antique verdigris gates and under a bougainvillea covered arbor. An old hex block patio is lined with colorful Mexican pots and flower boxes. There is also a bistro table and chairs. Follow the private outdoor stairs. On the entry deck, next the front door is another bistro set. Great spot for coffee and to smell the jasmine.


Described by others as "too stinkin’ cute"

With multiple windows, you see the old homes framed through the fronds of cabbage and coconut palms. The small foyer with closet for hanging opens on the right to a unique bathroom (with shower). The funky vanity is from the old South/West. An antique mirror from a local French flea market hangs above. The owner rescued three glass transoms from an old home. One is over the bathroom door and the other two are embellishments between the kitchen and bathroom. Adds extra light and character. On the left of the foyer is the sleeping area with a queen size bed. The antique headboard with decorative spool spindles has been painted in a McKinsey Childs-fashion with lots of patterns and color.


Lots of unique pieces

In the living room, the carpenter built a curio cabinet using arched top doors from Europe. Below is a colorful shelf made from old tin ceiling tiles. A cool shell mirror hangs on the wall. Grass rug completes the coastal look of the room. Like all open floor plans, you see right into the kitchen. Small, but completely equipped with a farm style sink and white square tiled counters trimmed in oak. Overhead ceiling fans add to the ambiance. The new washer/dryer is seamlessly tucked under the kitchen peninsula eating counter. Overhead is a new 40” wall mounted smart TV strategically placed. You can watch TV from the bed, the living room and the kitchen.


Explore all St. Pete has to offer

Little Pearl is in a perfect location. Being in a quiet high-end residential area away from city noises and next to grassy waterfront parks will make your stay that much more relaxing.

Little Pearl
Home Rental

14 Night
Minimum Rental

Perfect vacation package
for a short term rental
Fully furnished home.
     Add 13% to this price
for sales/tourist tax:

Weekly  Rental Rates

14 nights minimum
May-Dec: $567
Jan-April: $840

Long Term Rental

Six months or more
Rent from owner.
No booking fee!
13% sales/tourist
tax not required!

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VRBO listing. Contact
owner 727-744-1837 for
bookings 2 months or more.

review stars5

  • Very private.

    When I arrived I found
    fresh flowers, a bottle of
    wine and, be still my
    heart, a huge chocolate
    bar! Little Pearl did not disappoint. Every inch
    was thoughtfully
    utilized and so, so cute.
    Highly recommend!

    Guest from Missouri
  • So cozy and clean.

    We had a lovely time! Walking Vinoy Park
    along the waterfront
    that was just steps
    away. We had every
    thing you could possibly need. Complete privacy
    and a feeling of peace. Highly recommend.

    Guest from Florida
  • Most memorable visit to Florida ever.

    Our stay couldn’t have
    been better. Little Pearl
    is as charming in person
    as it is on the internet.
    The neighborhood was lovely, convenient to downtown and very walkable.

    Guest from Connecticut
  • Gorgeous environs.

    Utterly delightful stay. Pleasant walk to town. Whimsical decor,
    private courtyard and garden, tree house feel. Fully equipped kitchen, laundry. Idyllic overall.

    Guest from Massachusetts
  • Stayed 6 months.

    A wonderful home to
    live in during a big life transition. I highly recommend Ann and
    her business.

    Guest from Florida