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Vintage Beach Cottage on One Level- Oceanview

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Circular drive and underdeck parking provide plenty of parking and easy access

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Last updated: 01/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Gulf Beaches cottage description

This newly renovated single level beach cottage was completely redone inside and out. No stairs to climb to bring in your luggage, groceries, or beach gear. Beautiful new kitchen complete with butcher block countertops, top of the line appliances, and everything you need to cook fresh seafood you can purchase right down the street. Two new indoor bathrooms and a private enclosed outdoor shower with endless hot water provide plenty of room for all to clean up after a day on the beach. New decks across the front and back of the home offer gulf views and comfortable seating among the palm trees and jasmine privacy trellises. The two story observation deck is a wonderful place to soak up the sun, have a cup of morning coffee watching the sunrise, or have an evening meal watching the sunset over the bay. Two comfortable bedrooms with queen beds, a den with an air mattress, and living/dining room each have large flat screen televisions and a dvd player in the living room. Free wireless internet service is also provided for your convenience. The island bike path is located right across the street and is convenient for walking pets, jogging, biking, & island site seeing. The beach access is a pleasant two minute walk-approximately 100 yards from the cottage. Visit Facebook for more photos--search Aqua Pearl.

Keywords: newly renovated, cottage, easy beach access, gulf view, one level, one story, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, outdoor shower, observation deck, beach house, Aqua Pearl, forgotten coast, gulf coast

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Minimum Age Limit for Renters is 25...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            smoking outdoors only and please don't dispose of butts in yard or on decks...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Please obey leash laws and pick up after your pet. No more than two well behaved dogs allowed....moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Den

            queen size air mattress available...moreless

          • Queen size Beds (2) Queen size air mattress provided also

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Hair dryers in both bathrooms, iron and ironing board, board games, puzzles, cards, dvds...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player:

                Located in the Living Room...moreless

              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable

              Attractions

              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach View
              • Ocean View

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area

              General

              • Air Conditioning:

                Central Heat and Air...moreless

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Covered Parking:

                Under the observation deck...moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Central Heat and Air...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                Linens provided for two queen beds and queen air mattress, bath towels provided, please bring your own beach towels...moreless

              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                Circular drive for easy in and out...moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Bath towels provided...moreless

              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker:

                Cone shaped filters needed...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Well stocked for cooking fresh seafood...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Well Equipped, Kitchen is open to family room...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                (3) Front Deck with comfortable seating for gulf views, back deck is very private with comfortable seating and a dining table, observation deck has additional seating and a dining table. Great place for star gazing and watching the sun rise and set....moreless

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 34 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Winter
              Dec 1 - Feb 28, 2015
              3 night min stay
              $200
              $1,000 $1,800
              Spring
              Mar 1 - May 24, 2015
              4 night min stay
              $240
              $1,320
              Summer
              May 25 - Sep 30, 2015
              5 night min stay
              $250
              $1,440
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $220
              $1,220
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Property Damage Protection $49
              • Pet Fee $100
              • Tax Rate 9%

              Notes:

              Rates quoted are for one full week. Please contact owner for rates on less or more than one week. Pet fee of $100 per pet.


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              Calendar

              Last updated: 01/23/2015
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              Location

              State Parks, Day Trips, Deep Sea Fishing, Bay Fishing, Bicycle Rentals, Golf Cart Rentals, Golf at St. James Bay or Port St. Joe Country Club--approximately 20-30 minutes away, canoe and kayak rentals, wild-life viewing, birding

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2010

              Why the Owner Chose Gulf Beaches:
              We discovered Apalachicola and SGI in December 2009. By April 2010 we were homeowners on the island. We immediately started renovations on the Wishing Well, an 'Old Florida' beach cottage, and have turned it into the newly remodeled Aqua Pearl keeping the vintage cottage style. We love the Forgotten Coast and it's relaxed living. Island time is the best time there is.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              The Aqua Pearl is a home away from home without the daily stresses of life. It is comfortable inside and out. We enjoy relaxing and also enjoy how easy it is to stay active while vacationing with the island bike path just across the street. Bicycle rentals are right down the road and we enjoy riding to the state park and to the bay to watch the sunset. The path is also great for walking and jogging but a morning walk on the beach can't be beat. The fishing pier is also a great place to take a stroll and to fish! We enjoy the great variety of restaurants in Apalachicola and have our favorites on the island. We also enjoy cooking in our beautiful new kitchen and love that you can purchase fresh Florida seafood right down the street and also great cuts of meat on the island as well. The observation deck is a wonderful place to have a cup of morning coffee or enjoy your evening meal while the sun sets. The back deck is private and peaceful and a perfect place to enjoy the ocean breezes in the shade after a day on the beach. The layout of our home works great for families with two to three children since there are two separate living areas with televisions and dvd players so that you can have a little time apart when needed. It also works great with two couples since you have your own spaces.


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              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • Circular drive and underdeck parking provide plenty of parking and easy access

                Circular drive and underdeck parking provide plenty of parking and easy access

              • Well equipped kitchen with butcher block countertops and new appliances

                Well equipped kitchen with butcher block countertops and new appliances

              • Spacious master bedroom with spa like decor has private bath and flat screen tv

                Spacious master bedroom with spa like decor has private bath and flat screen tv

              • Butcher block countertops are one of the many features that create Aqua's charm

                Butcher block countertops are one of the many features that create Aqua's charm

              • Living room with large flat screen tv.  Relaxing is easy at the Aqua Pearl!

                Living room with large flat screen tv. Relaxing is easy at the Aqua Pearl!

              • Enjoy freshed shucked oysters and a cold drink on the private back deck.

                Enjoy freshed shucked oysters and a cold drink on the private back deck.

              • Side view shows large upper deck which includes a bistro table and chairs.

                Side view shows large upper deck which includes a bistro table and chairs.

              • Beach Access is an easy 3 minute walk across the street and right a half a block

                Beach Access is an easy 3 minute walk across the street and right a half a block

              • Enjoy the ocean breeze on the front deck after a day on the beach

                Enjoy the ocean breeze on the front deck after a day on the beach

              • The private outdoor shower is perfect for cleaning up after a day on the beach

                The private outdoor shower is perfect for cleaning up after a day on the beach

              • Lush Florida landscape completes the vintage look.

                Lush Florida landscape completes the vintage look.

              • Welcome to SGI.  You're on Island Time now!

                Welcome to SGI. You're on Island Time now!

              • Beautiful tropical landscaping surround the cottage

                Beautiful tropical landscaping surround the cottage

              • Tranquil colors and comfy sofas create a relaxing living/dining area

                Tranquil colors and comfy sofas create a relaxing living/dining area

              • Guest Bedroom with restful beachy decor, comfy queen size bed and flat screen tv

                Guest Bedroom with restful beachy decor, comfy queen size bed and flat screen tv

              • Relaxing den or extra bedroom complete with Q size air mattress, dresser & TV

                Relaxing den or extra bedroom complete with Q size air mattress, dresser & TV

              • Pet friendly beaches and a pet friendly home

                Pet friendly beaches and a pet friendly home

              • Viewing deck provides a view of the ocean and a great place to watch the sunset

                Viewing deck provides a view of the ocean and a great place to watch the sunset

              • Bike or walk over and watch spectacular bay sunsets.

                Bike or walk over and watch spectacular bay sunsets.

              • Workspace--if you just have to!  Wifi is provided.

                Workspace--if you just have to! Wifi is provided.

              • Fragrant jasmine and privacy trellis make this a favorite outdoor lounging area

                Fragrant jasmine and privacy trellis make this a favorite outdoor lounging area

              • Plenty of room under the deck to park, enjoy the shade, or even watch the rain.

                Plenty of room under the deck to park, enjoy the shade, or even watch the rain.

              • Enjoy your visit to the Aqua Pearl located at 557 West Gulf Beach

                Enjoy your visit to the Aqua Pearl located at 557 West Gulf Beach

              • Welcome to your home away from home!

                Welcome to your home away from home!

              VRBO #350679

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              This listing was first published here in 2011.

              Date last modified - Monday, January 26, 2015

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              Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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              • Sleeps
                6
              • Bedrooms
                2
              • Bathrooms
                2
              • Property type
                Cottage
              • Reviews
                34
              Owner
              Member since: 2011
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within 12 hours
              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 01/23/2015
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