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Changing Tides Cottages

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

What a fabulous place!! Owner is incredibly courteous and exemplifies excellent customer service. Awesome location, close to many sites but yet quiet and peaceful. Being able to have our pups with us was a bonus. Plan ahead as cottages book up quickly!

4Thank Lynn B
Palm Coast, Florida
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We just came back from spending three nights at Changing Tides Cottages. We were very pleased. Everything was neat and clean. The kitchen was well supplied. Our dogs loved exploring between the cottages and meeting Ace the resident dog. The beach was a short walk as well as John's Pass Village.It was nice sitting with a glass of wine watching...

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Toledo, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We were welcomed by the friendly maintenance man, Mark and his yellow lab Eli. Changing Tides is more than a dog-friendly cottage rental company, they cater to dogs and their families. This is definitely a retreat that Dexter and I can get behind. Our family of 3 stayed in the Southwest Cottage. This 2 bedroom dog-friendly cottage had a queen...

Thank Tonya W
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

This is our second night so far and we LOVE it! Perfect little cottage with the cutest patio in a fully enclosed very dog friendly garden community. There are kayaks to use, grills, coolers, an outdoor shower, lots of beautiful comfy seating everywhere and even dog toys and water bowls complimentary with our stay. The owner is very laid back...

1Thank Anna F
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We we're at Changing Tides recently with our pup, Toby - what a wonderful place for dog lovers!! Cute cottages with 1 or 2 bedrooms on the water. Renee & Kathy along with their dog, Ace are the perfect hosts. We made lots of friends (human and canine)! Mark, a snow bird who spends the winter there was especially friendly...

1Thank Terri56Pa
Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I just returned from two weeks in the Fishing Cottage (#3) and I absolutely loved it. I was travelling alone and it had everything I needed. It is such a beautiful, peaceful place, the view from the deck is to die for, Boca Ciega Bay and the marina across the bay. I watched boats, kayaks, paddle boarders come and go,...

1Thank Gail D
Charlottetown, Canada
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Enjoyed every minute,relaxed.Great feeling of being safe and able to hang out in quiet places.Cottage clean and all requests handled immediately.Cathy and Renee made us feel very at home.Dog friendly,although we did not have dog,no issue.Very memorable,we are going back..

2Thank islander20162016
Houghton Lake
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

This was our first time staying here. We had our dog Toby with us and he was welcomed by everyone. Cottage was very pleasant to stay in right on the harbor. Walking distance to the beach and John's Pass. It was a great vacation for my husband and I. We have already booked our next stay this time for two...

1Thank Barb G
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Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Our stay at Changing Tides Cottages in Madeira Beach was awesome. Christmas lights and decorations all around made it so festive. The view was beautiful and you could fish right off their docks. Kayaks were available whenever you wanted!! The quaint, themed, no frills cottages have everything you need. The owners and staff on site made sure everything was just...

4Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Freehold, New Jersey
Reviewed 22 December 2015

I found out about Changing Tides Cottages on the Internet. Everything about the reviews indicated that this was just the place my husband and I were looking for to relax. We also were in need of a pet friendly location so our little Molly could come with us. On the way down from New Jersey, I wondered if I made...

3Thank Donna K

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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Changing Tides Cottages of Tampa Bay's Madeira Beach, a family and pet-friendly cottage resort, nestled on a small peninsula in Boca Ciega Harbor, beside the Gulf Beaches. The charming complex is comprised of one and two bedroom cottages, fully furnished, nestled along one hundred and eighty feet of a secluded inlet off Boca Ciega Bay, with boat docks and a water-front deck right next to the water. Changing Tides is located two blocks from the shops and boardwalks of John's Pass. It is also one block from an uncrowded sugar-sand beach on the Gulf of Mexico. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Changing Tides Cottages

Address: 225 Boca Ciega Dr, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-2882
Region: United States > Florida > Madeira Beach
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Changing Tides Cottages Hotel Madeira Beach
Changing Tides Hotel
Changing Tides Resort
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Madeira Beach
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The Jungle Room (#6) was nice and quiet”
  • Our dog making himself at home in the room!
  • Living room
  • Kitchen
  • Front patio
  • Standing on our patio looking toward bay
  • Back patio off of bedroom
DSullivan1964, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Should be a dog lover since they are all over! (but very friendly)”
dck2955, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Can't go wrong.”
TonyaW143, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“The Fishing cottage is the closest to the water, great for a solo traveler.”
391gaild, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All cottages next to inter coastal waterway”
islander20162016, 13 Apr 2016 | Read review
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