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Shorts & Shades...Bay Front, Community Pool, in Panacea

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George's Lighthouse Pointe Bayfront Condos (Back View)

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Last updated: 10/09/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Alligator Point condo description

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Put on your 'shorts and shades' and join us for a relaxing escape from your every day routine. Our comfortable 1 bedroom/1 bath condo is located on the 2nd floor (Unit F13) of George's Lighthouse Pointe on Ochlockonee Bay, 40 miles south of Tallahassee on Hwy. 98. Right outside our front door is a balcony where you can enjoy a gorgeous view of the bay. To the back of us, there is a wonderful view of the marina. Just a few steps away is Angelo's Restaurant, regularly voted as one of the 'Top 100 Restaurants in Florida'. Newly remodeled (courtesy of Hurricane Dennis), Angelo's boasts mouth watering seafood (and other dishes), with indoor seating and casual outdoor seating right over the water!


We offer 874 sq. ft. of living area, which includes 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, den, kitchen and balcony overlooking the bay. The family area is furnished with comfortable den furniture, 34 in. TV, DVD, and offers a great view of the bay. This area is is separated from the kitchen by a bar. Our bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed and a twin bed and a small hideaway cot (suitable for a child under age 10). These accommodations will sleep 3 to 4 people comfortably. Perfect for a couple or small family.

The fishing is as good as it gets in this area. You can fish in the bay, head out for deep-sea fishing, or go down the river for fresh water fishing. We have it all!!! If you bring your boat, please make arrangements to store your boat and trailer at Angelos Patrandis' storage lot, which is nearby. You can reserve your spot by calling Coastal Shores in Panacea. Boats and boat trailers are not allowed in the parking area or other common areas. If you don't have a boat, you can book a fishing charter with your choice of licensed captains, who are ready to take you out for an experience that you won't soon forget!

Another local attraction are the beaches. The closest beach is Mashes Sands in Panacea (less than 1 mi.). It offers a beautiful, small beach. The beach is located on the bay and is pretty shallow for a good ways out, offering safety for small children and a great opportunity for shelling. Next are the gorgeous
beaches at Alligator Point and Bald Point State Park (about 7 mi.), where you can enjoy sunbathing, snorkeling, swimming, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, bird watching and nature study. Within a few minutes drive are two of the nation's TOP TEN RATED BEACHES, St. George Island State Park, near Apalachicola, and St. Joseph Peninsula State Park, near Port St. Joe. Both parks contain miles of undeveloped beaches, emerald waters and white sugar sand.

Other nearby attractions include St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuge, an unspoiled barrier island just offshore from the mouth of the Apalachicola River in the Gulf of Mexico. The island is a haven for endangered and threatened species, including bald eagles, wood storks, sea turtles, indigo snakes, gopher tortoises and red wolves. It is accessible only by boat. A favorite is Wakulla Springs State Park, one of the world's deepest freshwater springs, with swimming, nature boat rides and glass bottom boats. Wakulla Springs is known as the filming location for several Tarzan movies, Creature from the Black Lagoon and Airport '77. From the river boat and glass bottom boat tours, you can see alligators, many species of wading birds, water fowl, fish, turtles, and snakes, in and among the crystal clear waters emerging from the depth of the springs. Kids love diving from the diving platform into the refreshing spring waters, which remain a constant 68-70 degrees year round. The St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge offers a habitat for all kinds of Florida wildlife. Smarter Travel recently voted the refuge as one of the top 10 wildlife refuges in America. At this swampy wildlife refuge, alligators can reach lengths of 14 feet. It's unusual not to spot them here in the marshes along the road to the 1832 St. Marks Lighthouse on Apalachee Bay. Photographers say the lighthouse is the best place to snap shots of hordes of monarch butterflies during the butterflies' annual migration in October. Whooping cranes and more than 300 other bird species stop over at St. Marks, and 98 species nest on-site. In May, watch for large groups of West Indian manatees in the waters near the lighthouse. Baby alligators emerge from nests in August. Keep your eyes peeled for bald eagles.

So the guys want to go fishing and you ladies don't ... NO PROBLEM! While they are catching speckled trout, Spanish mackerel, grouper, redfish (the list goes on), you can visit historic Apalachicola. Once a bustling sea port, this quaint village of about 5,000 still boasts a large shrimp fleet, a downtown shopping area with antiques, boutiques and local art, and beautiful restored houses from a bygone era. Once the third largest cotton port along the Gulf Coast, the Apalachicola/East Point area still harvests and processes 90% of the oysters consumed in Florida.

Locally caught seafood is prepared in the many fine restaurants located in Panacea, Carrabelle, and Apalachicola. If you prefer to cook it yourself, fresh shrimp, oysters, and the catch of the day are available in the seafood houses dotted along the coast from Panacea to Port St. Joe.

Property Type

      • Condo

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • VCR

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

                  • Laundromat

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                      • Waterfront:

                        Bay front, property backs up to a seawall - easy drive to beaches...moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hunting
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking On Street
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Wireless Internet

                      Kitchen

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Balcony
                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Beach Towels
                      • Gated Community
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Tennis Court

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool

                          Forms Of Payment

                              • Accept Credit Card
                               

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                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              Off Season - Sept. 10-Mar. 15
                              Sep 10 - Mar 14
                              2 night min stay
                              $64 $100
                              Fri, Sat
                              $521 $1,979
                              In Season - Mar. 16 - Sept. 9
                              Mar 16 - Sep 9
                              2 night min stay
                              $79 $125
                              Fri, Sat
                              $643
                              My Standard Rate
                              2 night min stay
                              $125 $125
                              Fri, Sat
                              $550
                              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees:

                              • Cleaning Fee $50
                              • Tax Rate 11%

                              Notes:

                              In-Season/Mar 16-Sept 10...2 ni wknd $250...3 ni wknd (T,F,S or F,S,S) $360...4 ni wknd (T,F,S,S or W,T,F,S) $400...3 ni mid-wk special (M,T,W) $300...5 ni $450...6 ni $500...7 ni $550---Off-Season/Sept 11-Mar 15...2 ni wknd $200...3 ni wknd(T,F,S or F,S,S) $300...4 ni wknd (T,F,S,S or W,T,F,S) $360...3 ni mid wk $225...5 ni $400...6 ni $425...7 ni $450...Nov. thru Feb. $1500 mo + add cleaning

                              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. We accept most credit cards, Paypal and personal checks. *** MONTHLY RATES BY REQUEST ***


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                              Location

                              40 Miles
                              Nearest Airport
                              Tallahassee Regional Airport
                              5 Miles
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Mad Anthony's Waterfront Grille
                              11 Miles
                              Nearest Golf
                              Wildwood Country Club, Medart, FL
                              0.1 Miles
                              Nearest Motorway
                              US Hwy. 98 (Coastal Hwy.)
                              Alligator Point
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Angelo's Seafood
                              7 Miles
                              Nearest Beach
                              Alligator Point Beach

                              Car: Necessary

                               

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                              Photos

                              • George's Lighthouse Pointe Bayfront Condos (Back View)

                                George's Lighthouse Pointe Bayfront Condos (Back View)

                              • Balcony East View Over Ochlockonee Bay (Back of Condo)

                                Balcony East View Over Ochlockonee Bay (Back of Condo)

                              • Community pool at George's Lighthouse Pointe.  Just across the parking lot.

                                Community pool at George's Lighthouse Pointe. Just across the parking lot.

                              • Marina View (Front of Condos - No boat slips belong to this unit)

                                Marina View (Front of Condos - No boat slips belong to this unit)

                              • Den (no sleeper sofa), Ochlockonee Bay view.

                                Den (no sleeper sofa), Ochlockonee Bay view.

                              • Dining, Den, Ochlockonee Bay View.

                                Dining, Den, Ochlockonee Bay View.

                              • Den Entertainment Center, 32 in. TV, DVD, VCR, Ochlockonee Bay View.

                                Den Entertainment Center, 32 in. TV, DVD, VCR, Ochlockonee Bay View.

                              • Bedroom with Kingsize and Twin Bed (Child's cot under king bed), Marina View.

                                Bedroom with Kingsize and Twin Bed (Child's cot under king bed), Marina View.

                              • Entrance Gate to George's Lighthouse Pointe

                                Entrance Gate to George's Lighthouse Pointe

                              • Picnic area on the grounds of George's Lighthouse Pointe- outside stable grills.

                                Picnic area on the grounds of George's Lighthouse Pointe- outside stable grills.

                              • Mashes Sands Beach Fishing Pier, 2 miles away.

                                Mashes Sands Beach Fishing Pier, 2 miles away.

                              • Alligator Point Beach and Bald Point State Park, 7 miles away.

                                Alligator Point Beach and Bald Point State Park, 7 miles away.

                              • Front view of condos, taken from decking around the marina area.

                                Front view of condos, taken from decking around the marina area.

                              • Balcony west view looking toward Ochlockonee Bay bridge. (pier not available)

                                Balcony west view looking toward Ochlockonee Bay bridge. (pier not available)

                              • Community pool at George's Lighthouse Pointe.  Just across the parking lot.

                                Community pool at George's Lighthouse Pointe. Just across the parking lot.

                              • Marina View (Front of Condos - No boat slips belong to this unit)

                                Marina View (Front of Condos - No boat slips belong to this unit)

                              • Den, with window facing Ochlockonee Bay, balcony just out the door.

                                Den, with window facing Ochlockonee Bay, balcony just out the door.

                              • Den, Dining, Kitchen Area, Ochlockonee Bay View.

                                Den, Dining, Kitchen Area, Ochlockonee Bay View.

                              • Fully Equipped Kitchen, adjoins den, with Ochlockonee Bay view.

                                Fully Equipped Kitchen, adjoins den, with Ochlockonee Bay view.

                              • Bedroom Furniture with 20 in. TV and Sitting Area, Marina View.

                                Bedroom Furniture with 20 in. TV and Sitting Area, Marina View.

                              • Entrance Gate to George's Lighthouse Pointe

                                Entrance Gate to George's Lighthouse Pointe

                              • Panacea (Ochlockonee Bay) - showing George's Lighthouse Pointe right of bridge.

                                Panacea (Ochlockonee Bay) - showing George's Lighthouse Pointe right of bridge.

                              • Mashes Sands Beach on the Ochlockonee Bay, shallow water - safe for children.

                                Mashes Sands Beach on the Ochlockonee Bay, shallow water - safe for children.

                              • Wildwood County Club Golf Course in Medart, FL, 11 miles away.

                                Wildwood County Club Golf Course in Medart, FL, 11 miles away.

                              $64 - $125 per night (USD)
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                              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 3

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                              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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