The Team

Here at Florida Beach Rentals we pride ourselves on our professionalism.  We are local to the area, have been in business since 2002, and have helped over 17,500 families find the perfect vacation accommodations. We are open from 9 am to 9 pm 7 days a week. We answer over 53,600 calls per year and answer 200,000 inquires per year.  If you have a question, we have an answer. 

We service many repeat guests who call Clearwater Beach one of their favorite destinations.  With over 800 units to rent, including houses, condos, motels and world class resorts we can meet any budget or lifestyle requirement.

If you are a homeowner looking into having your own vacation rental property, follow this link: Vacation Rental Owner.

If you are looking for accommodations for your vacation, call us at 727-288-2020 or email us at and we will help you find the perfect place to stay. 

When you are in the area, feel free to visit our new office at 516 Mandalay Ave on Clearwater Beach, right next door to the beautiful SandPearl Hotel. 

Let us help match you to a great rental, which will be the beginning of an unforgettable vacation!!!


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Lisa Bettner

Lisa Bettner is a Co-Founder of Florida Beach Rentals,  Lisa drives the company's vision, strategy and growth. She makes it her business to ensure your vacation is the best ever! She is dedicated to building an effective and professional team to deliver a memorable vacation for every customer.  She graduated from the University of Illinois wiht her MBA and has worked at Fortune 500 companies laying the foundation for a continually growing business leading the way in Vacation Rentals.




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Paul VonFeldt

Paul Co-Founded Florida Beach Rentals.  If you are looking for an investment property, Paul is the person you want to speak to about finding the right deal to maximize your rental investment.  His specialty is rental property located in the beach  communities. Please visit our real estate web site at Please call for an update on the real estate market and a list of property for sale in our area. 727-596-8200.

Additionally Paul manages the technical vision, delivery and growth for Florida Beach Rentals with an eye to ever increasing web hits with over 1 million in 2014 and over 200,000 unique visitors and an email list of over 53,000 customers requesting notifications of SPECIALS.



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Jessie Lartz

Jessie will help you by making your check-in super smooth, will provide you with maps, coupons, directions and suggestions. Her main concern is that you have a relaxed, carefree vacation.
Need a suggestion for a special dinner? A boat rental? Did the coffee maker go on vacation too? Just pick-up the phone and call 727 288.2020.

Clearwater Beach is my home and I want you to enjoy it as much as I do. There IS a reason we are the #1 Vacation Rental site. We care!




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John Ricci

John is our "Property Guy" who is available to ensure your comfort in your vacation rental. Sometimes rentals units can have issues. It is nice to have a professioanl near by.  Call him at our office if you have any questions regarding your TV, internet, plumbing, a/c, appliances, pool, electrical, or anything else.

He has years of experience in managing large corporate buildings, and is thoroughly enjoys working in paradise!




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Brandon Barbre

Brandon is our go-to guy who regularly inspects the rental properties to ensure they meet our standards. He will help to keep your vacation rental operating smoothly during your stay.




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Jacalyn Willis

Jacalyn is one of our smiling booking professionals.  She knows ALL of our rentals.  Her specialy is matching you up to the rental that best fits your wishes. She was born and raised in Clearwater and knows all about the places you do not want to miss while visitng our Beaches. 




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Joan Bellair

Joan runs our cleaning department and is a self-proclaimed neat-freak.  She runs a crew of cleaners and is checking and double checking to make sure your rental is ready for you! She ensures to the highest cleaning standards for our rentals.  She manages up to 50 cleanings a day!






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Brad Beard

Brad is our web content and social media writer. He handles our blog, social media outreach, and other web media interaction. The Internet is his playground. He has grown our social media reaches from thousands per year into the millions. 






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Claudia Perez

Claudia has been with us since we started Florida Beach Rentals.  Her job is to ensure the smooth running of the daily routines and financial administration. If you have any questions aout your booking (or speak German), please give her a call. 






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Tina Trone

Tina is one of our happy booking professionals. She is a Clearwater Beach resident, and is glad to help answering your questions. She is very good at listening to just what you are looking for and finding it for you.  






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Doreen Morea

Doreen is always on the lookout for the next Florida Beach Rentals vacation unit. He searches out the best vacation and beach rentals to add to our list of fantastic locations. She ensures all units are up to Florida Beach Rentals standards and every unit is set up to maximize bookings.  She ensures we underpromise and overdeliver.

If you are a homeowner looking into having your own vacation rental property, follow this link: Vacation Rental Owner.




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Becca Wilson

Becca is our cheerful receptionist and office administrative assistant. She is the newest member of the team.  Her's will probably be the first voice you hear and she answers almost all of our 53,600 plus calls a year. She is glad to help you with any questions or get you to the person who can best serve you.





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Hi, I am Hobbes.  I am the new office ambassador. I work 7 days a week, so if you are in the area stop by and say hello!!

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Customer Testimonials

Thank you so much
Everyone I spoke to on the phone were amazing! Very wonderful customer service. I checked many places and one of the reasons I chose Florida Beach Rentals was the service I received by phone. Trisha from Sellersburg, IN

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