Rental Income Potential for Properties for Sale in Pinellas County, Florida

Local Short Term Rental Rules

Pinellas County Short Term Rental Rules

The information below is general information for the residential areas of each city in Pinellas County. There may be exceptions or specific zoning allowed for an area or property within the city that has different regulations. Condominium buildings and HOA communities may have their own rules that may be more or less strict than the city rules.

Local ordinances can change at any time. For the latest municipal rules on short term rentals, please contact the respective city.

7 month minimum – no more than 2 tenants per year

Belleair Beach
Within RL district II – 3 month minimum

Belleair Bluffs
3 month minimum and no more than 4 times per year.

Belleair Shore
No rentals allowed

One Month Minimum

3 month minimum except in certain zoning districts including:

TF (Tourist Facility), GO (General Office), NB (Neighborhood Business), GB (General Business), CP (Commercial Parkway), CR (Commercial Recreation), DC (Downtown Core), FX-M (Form-based Medium), FX-H (Form-based High), LI (Light Industrial).

Check the zoning district designation of any property in Dunedin at: Dunedin Zoning Districts

One month minimum and no more than three times per year except in transient zoning areas. Here is a map with the permitted and conditional uses. Please consult the municode for specifics regarding the zoning districts.

Indian Rocks Beach
Short term vacation rentals are allowed. You must comply with city regulations for short term rentals. IRB Short Term Rental Rules

Indian Shores
Does not have rental restrictions.

Kenneth City
Does not have rental restrictions.

Short Term Rentals are allowed. Property/Homeowner must follow city rules for short term rentals. You can find them in the link below: Largo Short Term Rental Rules

Madeira Beach
R‐1, single‐family residential district has a 6 month minimum rental term.
R‐2, low density multifamily residential district has a 3 month minimum rental term. 

See Madeira Beach Zoning Map

North Redington Beach
90 Day Minimum

No short term rentals allowed.

Pinellas Park
Does not have rental restrictions.

Redington Beach

Districts 2 and 3 – 181 day minimum
Redington Beach Zoning Map

Redington Shores.
RM-15 District or in the RD-15 district – One month minimum
RS-7 District or the RS-10 District – 181 day minimum
Under special circumstances, a special use permit for such transient rentals in other residential districts may be granted for specified limited periods of time.
Redington Shores District Map

Safety Harbor
Short term Rentals are allow in Residential 3 Zoning District. Tourist homes shall not be located within 1,200 feet of a pre‐existing tourist home.
Safety Harbor Zoning Map

St. Pete Beach

Pass-a-Grille and RM Zoning district – One month minimum, except 3 times per year it may be rented less than one month.
The remainder of St Pete Beach: One month minimum
St Pete Beach Zoning Map

St. Petersburg
One month minimum, except 3 times a year it can be rented less than one month.

One month minimum or you can rent it less than one month three times per year.

South Pasadena
Short Term Rentals are not allowed in Residential Single Family Districts.

Tarpon Springs
Short Term Rentals are allowed in some districts.
Tarpon Springs Rental Map

Treasure Island
RU-75 (Single-Family) zoning district – no minimum length, but may only be rented up to 2 times per year.
RM-15 (Multi-Family) zoning district – no minimum length, but may only be rented up to 6 times per year.
Zoning districts CG, RFM-30, RFH-50, PR-MU Core, & PR-MU Gulf Boulevard – short term rentals are allowed.

Treasure Island Zoning Map

Unincorporated Pinellas County 

Short Term Rentals are allowed. County rules for Short Term Rentals must be followed.   Unincorporated Pinellas County Short Term Rental Standards

Unincorporated Pinellas County includes certain areas of Largo, Seminole, St Pete, Pinellas Park, Crystal Beach, Palm Harbor and more.) See map at Unincorporated Pinellas County Map


**The information provided above includes excerpts from city rules posted by the Pinellas Realtor Organization.