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Beauty & the Beach, Centrally Located, Family and Pet Friendly

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Last updated: 05/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This recently-renovated spacious beachfront bungalow has everything to make your stay memorable & fun! Centrally located & within walking distance to all Island shops & restaurants. Enjoy fabulous views of the Gulf from newly-expanded covered and open decks. If you are staying in, you will enjoy multiple TVs/DVDs/VCRs & CD player. High chair, porta-crib and baby gates provided. All bedrooms have private baths with hairdryers.

The best thing about the house is its location. Of course it is beachfront, but it is also right next to the park which has a playground, a basketball court, and picnic area and it is within walking distance of all of the shops and restaurants. There is a boardwalk to the beach.

The house has free wi-fi and premium cable channels and there is a movie-rental kiosk just steps away. The game closet is filled with fun games, puzzles and books.

The king sized master bed with its morning view of the sunrise is extremely comfortable as is the queen sized bed on the top level. Both bedrooms have a view of the ocean. The third bedroom down the hall from the master has twin beds. There are ceiling fans in every bedroom. Each bedroom has its own private bathroom with hairdryers and extra towel racks.

Linens, towels and dishtowels are provided. Bath soap, dish detergent, hand soap, paper towels and toilet tissue are provided as well.

If anything goes wrong during your stay, the management company will send someone out to fix it. Each guest is provided with a code to unlock the door during their stay so there are no keys to lose.

The kitchen has everything you need for cooking and serving. Lots of glasses, plates, flatware, knives, can & bottle openers, cookware, pitchers, a mixer, a coffee maker, a toaster and a microwave. There is also a grilling area beside the boardwalk to the beach. There are at least two trucks on the island selling seafood that is great for grilling.

The house is pet-friendly and kid-friendly. We provide baby gates to keep your kids/pets off of the stairs as well as a high chair and baby crib.

This house is perfectly situated to make your vacation perfect!

Lower floor:
2 Bedrooms (1 King, 1 Twins) (Port-a-Crib provided)
2 Full Bathrooms (Hairdryers provided)
Washer/Dryer
Front Entrance to Parking Pad
Back Entrance with access to deck and steps to beach

Middle floor:
Kitchen
Dining Area (Folding High Chair provided)
Family Room with Sleeper Sofa, TV, Stereo
Half Bathroom
Game/Book/Puzzle Closet
Pantry
Back Entrance with access to deck and steps to beach

Top floor:
1 Bedroom (Queen) with view of ocean
1 Full Bathroom

Kitchen Supplies:
Full size refrigerator with ice maker
Electric Stove
Dishwasher
Microwave
Toaster
Coffee Maker
Hand Mixer
Blender
Cookware
Place Settings for 8+
Cups/Glasses/Wine Stems
Pitchers
Knives
Corkscrew
Starter supplies (Garbage Bags, Paper Towels, Toilet Tissue, Dishwasher Soap, Hand Soap, Coffee Filters)

No extra fee for pets
Free Wi-Fi & Telephone
Bed Linens & Bath Towels provided

There are two grocery stores within walking distance, a small grocery store in Eastpoint, and two larger grocery stores in Apalachicola (20 minute drive).

The nearest airports are Tallahassee and Panama City (both 80 miles).

Boats, Jet Skis, Bicycles, Golf Carts, etc. are available for rent nearby.

Check In time is 4:00PM, Check Out time is 10:00AM. After hours arrival can be arranged.

Payment Policy: Within 10 days of booking, reservations made in advance require 25% of the total rent due to confirm your reservation. A second payment of 25% is due 90 days prior to arrival with the final balance due 30 days prior to arrival. For last minute reservations made less than 45 days prior to arrival, full payment is due within 48 hours of booking. Personal check, money order, cashier's check, web check are acceptable forms of payment. Visa/Mastercard/Discover are accepted with an added convenience fee.

Keywords: bungalow, deck, house, beachfront, boardwalk, park, restaurants, pet, dog, car, florida, george, island

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • High Chair; Baby Gates; Games; Books; Ceiling Fans; Tiled Floors; Expanded Deck; ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Walk down the boardwalk to the beautiful white sand beach....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Walk down the boardwalk to the beautiful white sand beach....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season 2015
May 22 - Aug 9, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,450

Changeover Day: Saturday

Mid Season 2015
Aug 10 - Nov 29, 2015
2 night min stay
$380
$1,745
Low Season 2015
Nov 30 - Dec 17, 2015
2 night min stay
$380
$1,745 $3,075
Mid Season 2015
Dec 18 - Dec 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$373
$1,705
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Please be advised: The "Instant Quote" feature offered is only accurate when requesting information about a weekly stay, (7 nights). For an exact quote, please contact Resort Vacation Properties of St. George Island at 1-855-211-1491.


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Last updated: 05/27/2015
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Location

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    Blue Parrot Ocean Front Cafe View on map

    http://www.blueparrotcafe.net/ Come to The Blue Parrot on beautiful St. George Island, FL. Enjoy the freshest local seafood and certified Black Angus Steaks in a casual family friendly atmosphere. Dine on our sun drenched lower deck, covered upper decks, or air conditioned inside dining room. The Blue Parrot is the only restaurant on St. George Island located directly on our beautiful white sand beach. Our beach is rated number 6 in the top 10 in the US by Dr. Beach, 2011. You can rent a jet ski or just relax at our Tiki Bar with a frozen mango daquiri, margarita or an ice cold beer. Watch the dolphins play in the beautiful emerald green waters of the Gulf of Mexico as the sunsets. Meet some of t

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    BJ's Pizza View on map

    http://www.sgipizza.com/print-our-menu.aspx Best Piece on the Beach

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    Harry A's Restaurant View on map

    http://www.harryasrestaurant.com/ A memorable dining experience. Enjoy endless Bay views at Harry A's Restaurant & Bar - located on St. George Island, Florida. Harry A's encourages you to sit back, relax and take in the view while enjoying a taste of true island life and all of it's delicacies. With it's inherent fun and good food, Harry A's is perfect for breakfast, lunch or evening dinner. Enjoy a cold beer or cocktail in the bar or courtyard. Check out our courtyard and enjoy live bands, dancing and karaoke.

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    St. George Island Lighthouse View on map

    http://www.seestgeorgeisland.com/ Park with playground, basketball court, picnic area and visitor's center.

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    Sometimes it's Hotter View on map

    Spice shop where the "Circle of Friends" meets on Thursday evenings at 6PM. A great place to meet people (and pets).

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    Island Adventures View on map

    http://sgislandadventures.com/ St. George Island Adventures has everything you need to enjoy a day at the beach. You'll find a huge selection of swimwear for the entire family and all the accessories to go along with them. And if you want to stay on shore while the kids hit the water, we provide chairs, umbrellas, etc., for rental. Stop by here first before you head to the beach!

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    Two Gulls Gift Shop View on map

    T-shirts, toys, cards, gifts, resort wear, souvenirs, etc. Women’s apparel across the street.

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    Sea Oats Art Gallery View on map

    Original oils & watercolors, paper collage, Sumi-e, stained glass, turned wood, painted silk, collectible prints, unique gifts.

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    Subway Sandwiches View on map

    Fresh sandwiches, wraps, and subs with your choices of bread, cheese, meat, veggies, sauces & vegetables. Cookies, chips and drinks. Kids’ meals. Catering, party trays.

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    Oyster Bay Bar & Grill View on map

    Appetizers, oysters by the dozen, salads, sandwiches, pasta, fish / chicken / steak entrees, children's choices, desserts. Closed winters.

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    Jolly Roger Beach Shop View on map

    Bike, scooter, kayak rentals, chairs & umbrellas, rafts, fishing gear, pirate gifts, etc.

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75 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tallahassee Regional Airport
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Eddy Teach's Raw Bar
29.6 Miles
Nearest Golf
St. James Bay Golf Club
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Blue Parrot Oceanfront Cafe
Gulf Beaches
Nearest Beach
St. George Island Gulf Beach

Playground

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2011

About: We are retired airline employees who love to travel! When we're not in St. George Island, we are jetting around the world somewhere!

Why Gulf Beaches:
St. George Island is a haven for families with pets. Almost everyone you encounter has a dog and they will all stop to pet yours. Other activities on the island besides petting dogs, are kayaking (with the dolphins), bicycling, running, walking, swimming, sailing and fishing. There are rental places for all kinds of sporting equipment and guides who will take you on excursions.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our favorite weekly activity is the Thursday evening “Circle of Friends” at the “Some Like It Hotter” spice shop. They provide free appetizers and a venue where locals and tourists can meet and enjoy each other’s company. It is also a pet-friendly event, but watch your Chihuahua, she may get stepped on. It gets pretty crowded. For entertainment, Eddy Teach’s sometimes has some decent performers. We have caught them on an off night, but even if the music is bad, its still an pretty fun place, and if you like oysters, they have oyster happy hour every afternoon at 3:30PM. Harry A’s is probably our favorite restaurant on the island, although if you really want good food, you’ll want to go to one of the many restaurants in Apalachicola, or “Apalach” as the locals call it. Boss Oyster has some fine crab cakes. There are some really cool quaint little shops in Apalach as well.


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  • The front view of Beauty and the Beach.

    The front view of Beauty and the Beach.

  • Enjoy a beautiful view of the ocean from the newly expanded deck!

    Enjoy a beautiful view of the ocean from the newly expanded deck!

  • Comfortable Master Bedroom with private bath and ceiling fan.

    Comfortable Master Bedroom with private bath and ceiling fan.

  • Top floor bedroom with queen bed, private bath and ocean view

    Top floor bedroom with queen bed, private bath and ocean view

  • Twin bedroom with ceiling fan and private bath.

    Twin bedroom with ceiling fan and private bath.

  • The spacious comfortable living area opens onto the upper deck.

    The spacious comfortable living area opens onto the upper deck.

  • The brightly lit kitchen and dining are is a great place for fun family meals.

    The brightly lit kitchen and dining are is a great place for fun family meals.

  • The game closet has lots of fun games and books.

    The game closet has lots of fun games and books.

  • Newly expanded decks on both levels offer sun, shade and great beach view!

    Newly expanded decks on both levels offer sun, shade and great beach view!

  • Comfortable Master Bedroom with beach view opens onto lower deck.

    Comfortable Master Bedroom with beach view opens onto lower deck.

  • Master bedroom with king-sized bed, porta-crib, TV and Video equipment.

    Master bedroom with king-sized bed, porta-crib, TV and Video equipment.

  • Top floor bedroom has private bath, ceiling fan, TV and video equipment.

    Top floor bedroom has private bath, ceiling fan, TV and video equipment.

  • Twin bedroom with private bath, ceiling fan and TV.

    Twin bedroom with private bath, ceiling fan and TV.

  • The comfy couch and chairs are a great place to relax.

    The comfy couch and chairs are a great place to relax.

  • Plenty of cookware and serving dishes for an elegant dinner. High Chair provided

    Plenty of cookware and serving dishes for an elegant dinner. High Chair provided

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