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Bare Footing...Canal Front, Boat Dock, Pool, Bay Beach, Screebed Porch, Wifi

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Bare Footing, back view from the canal, boat dock, fish cleaning table, sunroom.

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Last updated: 06/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

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Only minutes from the Apalachee Bay and spectacular fishing, our comfortable 3 bedroom vacation home in Shell Point, Florida (30 miles south of Tallahassee) is located in gated Paradise Village of Shell Point, which has a community swimming pool and tennis court, and a public beach within walking distance. Right out our back door is a large boat dock (2 boat slips) located on a deep-water canal, which is just two canals over from the boat launch. We offer 1600 sq. feet of spacious living quarters, featuring 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, family room, laundry room, fully equipped kitchen, large sun room and screened-in porch. The family room is a large open space with a fireplace, and is furnished with comfortable den furniture, 32in TV, dining furniture and bar seating. Our master bedroom adjoins the sun room and offers a magnificent view of the canal. In the summer and winter, the sun room is a perfect place to kick back, relax, and observe the natural habitat of the bay.


Fishing & Other Activities: For the fisherman, the fishing is as good as it gets and there is an assortment of USCG licensed captains that will be more than willing to book a charter and take you out into the bay for a fishing experience that you will never forget. We have year round fishing, with different species here at different times. Trout and redfish are the most sought after fish and can be caught all year long. Tarpon are here from June till August, and cobia will show up in the early spring as the water warms and will stay until fall. Other fish that may be caught on the flats are Spanish Mackerel, blue fish, sheepshead, flounder, ladyfish and a numerous variety of sharks to 250 pounds. Many prefer to head out for deeper waters to catch grouper and snapper. For the tennis buff, there are 6 lighted tennis courts across the street from the golf course at Wakulla High School on Hwy. 98 in Medart. Shell Point is a also great place for windsurfing and hosts several Regattas each year.

Wakulla Springs (10 miles away): Wakulla Springs State Park, one of the largest fresh water springs in the world, is only 10 minutes away. Wakulla Springs was the site for filming the early Tarzan movies, The Creature from the Black Lagoon, and Airport 77. From the river boat and glass bottom boat tours, you can see alligators, many species of water fowl, fish, turtles, snakes, and deer, in and among the crystal clear waters emerging from the depth of the springs. They also have a swimming area, with a diving platform. Kids love it and you will, too. The water stays the same temperature all year round. It's very refreshing in the heat of the summertime.

Beaches: For the beach enthusiast, nearby beaches include St. Joseph's Peninsula State Park and St. George's Island, which are regularly voted into the top ten beaches in the world (an hour to an hour and a half drive). Shell Point Beach is about 1/2 mile from Bare Footing. It is a very, very small beach located on the bay, which means that the only waves that you will see will be on a very windy day. It doesn't compare to the other two beaches mentioned earlier, but it is very convenient and a great place to kick back and enjoy the abundant wildlife in and surrounding the bay, along with breathtaking sunsets.

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Property Type

  • Mobile Home
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    (futon)...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 double, 2 twin/ single

    2 Double Bunks...moreless

  • Den: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    (futons)...moreless

  • Sunroom: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    (futon)...moreless

  • Master has 19' TV and Telephone

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Adjoins Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Hallway by Guest Rooms...moreless

Other Amenities

  • For your use, our home offers: full kitchen ... dishes, cookware, utensils, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffeemaker, hand mixer, blender, crock pot, washer, dryer, iron, linens, towels, beach towels, air conditioning, high-speed internet, cable TV( 2- one is large), DVD, VCR, phone, answering machine, BBQ (gas and charcoal), covered parking, screened-in porch, large sun room, boat dock (ample room for 2 boats), fish cleaning table, community pool, tennis court, nearby boat ramp, walking distance to beach (1/2 mi.), 3 bedrooms (king ... queen, futon ... 2 double bunks ... 2 futons in den ... futon in sun room), 2 baths (walk in shower and shower/tub combo). ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat Dock
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis Court

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
In Season
Mar 16 - Sep 10, 2015
2 night min stay
$167 $167
Thu, Fri, Sat
$875
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$167 $167
Thu, Fri, Sat
$875

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

IN-SEASON/Mar 16-Sept 10...3 ni wknd (T,F,S or F,S,S) $500...4 ni wknd (T,F,S,S or W,T,F,S) $625...3 ni mid-wk special (M,T,W) $350...5 ni $745...6 ni $820...7 ni $875---OFF SEASON/Sept 11-Mar 15...3 ni wknd (T,F,S or F,S,S) $375...4 ni wknd (T,F,S,S or W,T,F,S) $450…3 ni mid-wk special $275...5 ni $520...6 ni $600...7 ni $675…Nov. thru Feb. $1200 monthly

A refundable $100 security/damage deposit is due upon receipt of your Rental Agreement. The rental fee and cleaning fee are due 2 weeks prior to arrival. Small pets are allowed only with prior approval. Pet fees apply...1 pet $10 per day, 2 pets $15 per day or 1 pet $50.00 per week, 2 pets $75 per week. Addtional deposit may be required for pets. *** MONTHLY RATES BY REQUEST ***


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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tallahassee Regional Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy. 98
0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beach

Car: Recommended

Shell Point is a small, quiet community located in Wakulla County, one of Florida's best-kept secrets and part of Florida's forgotten coast. Besides offering the best flats fishing anywhere, it's ideal for sightseeing and photography. It is located between St. Marks and Panacea, and is only 30 miles south of Tallahassee (Florida's capital). Tallahassee has all of the conveniences of a big city - malls, restaurants, museums, parks, airport - and is well known for being the home of Florida State University (FSU) and Florida A&M University (FAMU). If you are

interested in fishing (trout, Spanish mackerel, redfish, tarpon, cobia, flounder, grouper, black bass ... it's saltwater fishing, so the list goes on), boating, or ... if you just want to escape to a relaxing, laid back paradise; yet, be able to venture into the city on a whim, this is the perfect location for you.

Other Activities: beaches, swimming, nature hiking, river boat tours

Golf: For the golfer, Wildwood Country Club is a beautiful public golf course located on Hwy. 98 in Medart (less than 10 minute drive). Telephone 850-926-4653 ... Fees: M-F $27 Twi-lite (after 1) $22 Sat.-Sun. $32 Twi-lite (after 1) $27 Range Balls $3.50 per basket Rental Clubs $15 per set.

 

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  • Bare Footing, back view from the canal, boat dock, fish cleaning table, sunroom.

    Bare Footing, back view from the canal, boat dock, fish cleaning table, sunroom.

  • Screened-in Porch Overlooking Canal

    Screened-in Porch Overlooking Canal

  • Sunroom showing futon, with canal view (sunroom has portable air conditioner)

    Sunroom showing futon, with canal view (sunroom has portable air conditioner)

  • Dining area and fully stocked kitchen (seating for 4 and bar area seating for 2.

    Dining area and fully stocked kitchen (seating for 4 and bar area seating for 2.

  • Master bedroom, with king-size bed and 20 in. TV. Adjoins sunroom, canal view.

    Master bedroom, with king-size bed and 20 in. TV. Adjoins sunroom, canal view.

  • Guest bedroom, 2 double bunks (doubles on bottom and twins on top) - 19 in. TV

    Guest bedroom, 2 double bunks (doubles on bottom and twins on top) - 19 in. TV

  • Hall bath, tub/shower combo

    Hall bath, tub/shower combo

  • Grilling area (propane and charcoal grills)

    Grilling area (propane and charcoal grills)

  • Front View from Road

    Front View from Road

  • Gated entrance to Paradise Village (The Village at Shell Point)

    Gated entrance to Paradise Village (The Village at Shell Point)

  • Shell Point Beach, 1 1/2 blocks from the house, large pavillion, pet friendly

    Shell Point Beach, 1 1/2 blocks from the house, large pavillion, pet friendly

  • St. Marks Lighthouse located in the St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge, 15 mi.

    St. Marks Lighthouse located in the St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge, 15 mi.

  • Boat Dock, room for 2 boats, fish cleaning table

    Boat Dock, room for 2 boats, fish cleaning table

  • Sunroom table and chairs, with canal view (sunroom has portable air conditioner and heater)

    Sunroom table and chairs, with canal view (sunroom has portable air conditioner and heater)

  • Den area showing 2 futons and table, with seating for 4 (32 in. TV)

    Den area showing 2 futons and table, with seating for 4 (32 in. TV)

  • Just inside the front door (local nautical map)

    Just inside the front door (local nautical map)

  • Guest bedroom, with queen bed and futon

    Guest bedroom, with queen bed and futon

  • Master bath, walk-in shower, double sinks

    Master bath, walk-in shower, double sinks

  • Front door to Bare Footing (from carport)

    Front door to Bare Footing (from carport)

  • Community pool at Paradise Village

    Community pool at Paradise Village

  • Covered picnic tables a the community pool at Paradise Village

    Covered picnic tables a the community pool at Paradise Village

  • Shell Point Beach at low tide, 1 1/2 blocks from the house, pet friendly

    Shell Point Beach at low tide, 1 1/2 blocks from the house, pet friendly

  • Shell Point Beach, 1 1/2 blocks from the house, children's playground, pets

    Shell Point Beach, 1 1/2 blocks from the house, children's playground, pets

  • Shell Point sunrise over Live Oak Island.

    Shell Point sunrise over Live Oak Island.

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  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
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Manager
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 06/29/2015
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