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Gulf Front Slice O' Life Cottage - 5 Star Property

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Last updated: 02/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Carillon Beach house description

This upscale, yet cozy, Carillon Beach cottage is a sanctuary where you can gaze out on enthralling views of the beach. Its flowers and lush landscaping are reminiscent of Bermuda. Just out your door you'll lounge on a sugar white sand beach as the mesmerizing emerald waters of the Gulf of Mexico relax and rejuvenate you. Enjoy the wonder of young dolphins dancing in the waves as they lap on the beach as you do a little morning shelling on the beach. Maybe you know someone who wants to watch fish jump in quaint Lake Carillon or ring the bell while strolling along in front of the picturesque Carillon Meeting House.

In the early afternoon catch beach breezes at one of the three nearby pools. If you're energetic, tennis courts are easily reached by a leisurely bike ride through Carillon Beach's welcoming streets. A shady Promenade winds through much of the beautiful town and leads to a fabulous pool and children's park loaded with activities.

Enjoy a mid-afternoon stroll through the sparkling shops of Downtown Carillon. Savor a cocktail al fresco as you take in the New Orleans inspired architecture in downtown Carillon Beach.

In the early evening meander across the turn-of-the-century style beach walkover immediately adjacent Slice O' Life and admire the natural splendor of a breathtaking sunset. Later on, enjoy upstairs dining at one of the downtown restaurants. Gaze across the lake as you dine and enjoy the views of this special community. After dinner sit back and enjoy some of the area's best jazz or just let yourself be captivated by the romantic twinkling lights in the Live Oaks surrounding the Meeting House and Green in downtown Carillon Beach.

Be sure to get in the rhythm and enjoy the island sounds of our local music legends for the summertime tradition of 'Groovin-on-the-Green,' held on the village green by Lake Carillon.

Tee it up on one or more of the many golf courses that are just a few short minutes from this idyllic retreat. Several are rated as some of the best in Florida!

Spend an afternoon at Florida's newest and best shopping experience, pedestrian friendly PIER PARK. Have an island drink or an ice cold brew after you stroll through Pier Park and find yourself at Jimmy Buffet's Margaritaville looking out on the beautiful Gulf of Mexico.

Return to your cottage and savor the sounds of the gulf from your covered beachside porch. Relax in our gated community with your family and friends. Enjoy walking, riding bikes, and jogging without the complexities of crossing a busy road unlike our neighbors to the west - Seaside, Rosemary Beach, Watercolor, Seacrest and Seagrove - must do along 30A. Leave your worries behind and just chill! Bicycle rentals are available at the shops in downtown Carillon or bring your own from home.

Tired of cooking or eager to have a romantic dinner but don't want to come off the beach? Catered meals may be arranged for just two or for a large party. Want a mid-week cleanup or groceries brought in by private concierge? Private chef/dining, personal shopping, chauffeur, private tours, event tickets and other services available upon request - additional charges may apply.

Please also check out VRBO 459072 if you have a larger group.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    King size bed awaits you in the Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 bunk bed

    Full size bunk on the bottom with twin on top ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 murphy bed

    This 3rd bedroom is for sleeping or a sitting room Full bed...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Luxurious King Bed now waiting for you in the Master Bedroom of this meticulous cottage!, Double Beds (1) Full SIze Bed is the lower bed of the bunk bed in the 2nd Bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (1) Twin Bed is the upper bed of the bunk bed in the 2nd bedroom, Bedroom 3 has a Full size Murphy bed or the 3rd bedroom can be a sitting room for the Master....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (3) HDTV available in Great Room & Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront:

    SLice O' Life Cottage has 90 feet of unobstructed view of the Gulf of Mexico....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    Private Chef is available for an additional fee...moreless

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

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 17 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring 2015
Mar 7 - Apr 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,975
Late Spring 2015
Apr 11 - May 22, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,775
Summer
May 23 - Aug 21, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,375
Late Summer/Fall
Aug 22 - Oct 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,775

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $89
  • Cleaning Fee $175 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

Add'l fees to be paid are Property Protection Plan, cleaning fees and Florida taxes. Please text or email me if you have any special requests.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 02/27/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Northwest Florida International Airport
3.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Camp Creek Golf Course

Car: Recommended

Slice O' Life is located only minutes from the new Pier Park where you can enjoy superior shopping and dining including Jimmy Buffet'ts Margaritaville. Surrounding area has many championship golf courses, deep sea fishing as well as water parks for the kids. Destin is only minutes away to the west with its outlet shopping, fine dining, world class boating and golfing.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: Welcome to the Slice O' Life! Our beachside cottage was built for the enjoyment of family and friends. Building homes is one of my passions and meeting people is another. I get to do both through our little slice of sand on Carillon Beach. I grew up in Jacksonville, lived for several years in Shreveport, LA and then lived in the Vinings area of Atlanta, GA while my husband and I raised our two great kids. Our daughter is a top Realtor in Atlanta while our son is an attorney in Atlanta. We Have 2 fabulous rescue Weimaraners, Annie & Maggie that love the yard at our cottage. Check out their portrait on our walls when you visit! I now sell real estate in our beautiful area and get to see the clear blue waters each and every day. We look forward to you booking your stay with us. I will be happy to show you around while you are here. See you soon. Barbara Prather

Why the Owner Chose Carillon Beach:
The tranquility of Carillon Beach was appealing to us. We wanted a place where we could get away from the madness of our work worlds!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Slice O' Life has over sized porches allowing for plenty of space to enjoy being outside sipping that cup of coffee or your favorite afternoon beverage!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Slice O Life Cottage

    Slice O Life Cottage

  • Beach Side Porch Perfect for Relaxing!

    Beach Side Porch Perfect for Relaxing!

  • Relax while the kids play in the fenced yard

    Relax while the kids play in the fenced yard

  • Living Room on 2nd Floor

    Living Room on 2nd Floor

  • Fireplace

    Fireplace

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom with King Size Bed

    Master Bedroom with King Size Bed

  • Bunk Bedroom with Full and Twin Bed

    Bunk Bedroom with Full and Twin Bed

  • Glass Enclosed Sleeping Porch. Use as a sitting Room or Sleeping Area w/Full Bed

    Glass Enclosed Sleeping Porch. Use as a sitting Room or Sleeping Area w/Full Bed

  • Full Size Murphy Bed in Glass Sleeping Porch

    Full Size Murphy Bed in Glass Sleeping Porch

  • Annie & Maggie want you to see your sun loungers that come with cottage rental!

    Annie & Maggie want you to see your sun loungers that come with cottage rental!

  • Carillon Pool by the Lake - 1 of 3 Pools

    Carillon Pool by the Lake - 1 of 3 Pools

  • Steps Away from Beach Walkover

    Steps Away from Beach Walkover

  • Entry to the Slice O' Life Cottage

    Entry to the Slice O' Life Cottage

  • Back Side Porch

    Back Side Porch

  • Great Room has 2 porches-one overlooking beach & one for viewing Carillon

    Great Room has 2 porches-one overlooking beach & one for viewing Carillon

  • Desk Area if You Insist on Working!

    Desk Area if You Insist on Working!

  • 2nd Floor Porch

    2nd Floor Porch

  • Master Bathroom that leads to Outside Shower

    Master Bathroom that leads to Outside Shower

  • Bunk Room Bath

    Bunk Room Bath

  • Sleeping Porch off of Master Bedroom with Full Size Murphy Bed in Chest

    Sleeping Porch off of Master Bedroom with Full Size Murphy Bed in Chest

  • Glass Sleeping Porch Just Off Master

    Glass Sleeping Porch Just Off Master

  • Carillon Meeting House - Perfect for Gatherings or Weddings!

    Carillon Meeting House - Perfect for Gatherings or Weddings!

  • Sugar white sand awaits you on the wide expanse of Carillon Beach

    Sugar white sand awaits you on the wide expanse of Carillon Beach

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    17
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 24 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/27/2015
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GULF FRONT SLICE O' LIFE COTTAGE - 5 STAR PROPERTY

Panama City Beach Area #206363

3 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 6

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