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Gene's Loft Rental in St Petersburg
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Second floor apartment with screened porch that welcomes the morning sun.
  • Gene's East Loft St Pete Rental
    New 40" Smart TV in living room. French doors lead to the bedroom.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    New rug with beachy stripes over living room wooden floor.
  • Gene's Loft east St Pete Rental
    More shelves in the bedroom. Good place for collections. A few seashell perhaps?
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Crazy octopus painting over the bed by a Key West artist.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Bath with clawfoot tub/shower and washer/dryer just off bedroom.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Original bath with old medicine cabinet.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Breakfast table is just off the kitchen. Additional eating space on porch.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Efficient little kitchen, white tile counter tops, pinwheel cabinet knobs.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Subway tile in herringbone pattern for backsplash. Shabby chic cabinet at left.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Original farm sink. We hung the coffee mugs and wine glasses to save space.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Enjoy sunshine, flowers and breezes on your private screened porch.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Shared upstairs foyer. Lots of vintage character here! Lofts on either side.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    Old oak stairs lead to loft. Stained glass panel and chandelier in foyer.
  • Gene's Loft East St Pete Rental
    At night the Carriage House gives off a warm glow with the interior and exterior lighting.


Totally furnished with linens, kitchen package, wi-fi and cable TV. Second floor loft apartment with screened porch. Faces east with morning sun. Living room, bedroom, bath, charming kitchen. Washer/dryer. Delightfully furnished. Compact and well designed. Small private garage. Lower foyer, upper foyer . . . and a porch swing.

Unique loft apartment in central location. A quick walk to downtown and 4th Street businesses. It is in an authentic old carriage house. The unit is packed with character and charm. Sunny screened porch. Small private garage below.

There are two loft apartments in this barn-like structure. This one is on the left as you come up the steps . . . Gene’s Loft East. The other one (identical in size and layout) is on the right . . . Gene’s Loft West. They are private, separated by stairs and a foyer.

Park in the garage and enter the first floor foyer. Lofts are on the second floor which is decked out with whimsical old prints, books . . . and a porch swing. Flower boxes hang off the screened porch.

The lofts are 500 square feet including porch. Bigger than most hotel rooms and tons more character! Living room, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. Well designed to maximize space and light. Everyone says they look bigger.

Yellow French doors separate living room from bedroom. Book cases in the wall provide lots of space for collections. Maybe a few seashells from Fort DeSoto beach? New 40" Smart TV rotates to watch from many angles.

The new queen size bed, with shiplap headboard and footboard, has a pillow top mattress. Crazy octopus artwork at the head is original painting from a local Key West artist. Yellow shelves give the bedroom an extra pop of color.

It is a short hop from the bedroom to the bathroom. Behind the paisley shower curtain sits the original claw foot tub (with shower). Old medicine cabinet is from another era. Above is a double school house light fixture for maximum illumination. We added a few extra wire baskets for storage.

White towels are packed in a nearby cabinet. Washer/dryer sits behind faux finished doors in the bedroom. Larger closet in living room makes the perfect wardrobe.

Breakfast table is just off the kitchen with additional eating area on the screen porch. Glider makes a relaxing spot for a glass of wine at dusk.

Kitchen is functional and bright. Under counter lighting and ceiling fan add to the ambiance. White square tile on the kitchen counters is trimmed with oak. Herringbone subway pattern on wall. Farmhouse sink is the real thing. Shabby chic cupboard over head. Coffee cups and wine glasses hang from hooks and holders to give maximum storage for dishes and food. Fold down butcher block cutting board. Glass door on pantry was from at a local antique market. We found some funky blue and white pinwheel knobs for an extra whimsical touch. Kitchen is complete with range, microwave, refrigerator and even a dishwasher.

This is a fun retreat for one or two people. A little quirky . . . but with everything you need. Plus, it puts you right in town.

Loft East
Home Rental

15-30 night minimum (some exceptions)

Rental for
1-6 months

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

May-Nov: $95 night
Dec-Apr: $120 night

Rental for
6 plus months

Stay for six months plus one day or more and
pay no sales or tourist tax. Save 13%!!


Yearly Rental
or Second Home

Thinking about buying a second home in St. Pete? Rent from us instead. Our year ‘round rentals include all maintenance and utilities for worry-free living. Twice monthly maid service. Gardener.

Keep your clothing here. Keep a car in the garage. Come when you like. It is your home.

Discounted rate for a
full year!
No seasonal increases!