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Talquin Tranquility is a peaceful waterfront home on Lake Talquin, near Tallahassee, FL. Fish, ski, and relax with your family and friends. Excellent boating and skiing on the 8,850 acre lake bordered by a national forest. Fish for bass, bream, shellcracker, and speckled perch from your boat or dock while enjoying abundant wild life.
As soon as you drive up to the well-maintained yards with an abundance of fruit trees and flowering trees and plants, you will immediatly get the impression of what awaits you here. This immaculantly clean home welcomes you with cozy ambience and a touch of old-world class. Whether you want to fish, have a relaxing getaway, or attend a FSU event, you will enjoy this home and its lovely and tranquil surroundings.
Walk to dinner at Whippoorwill's Sportsman's Lodge and enjoy music at their pub and grubb. Shop, buy gas, bait, and fishing licenses across the street at Ingram's Marina, which is a camping grounds and a sponsor of famous north Florida bass tournaments.
We welcome you to enjoy our family lake-house property, with family just minutes away to provide you any assistance if needed.
At Talquin Tranquility, you will be well-connected (just like home) with Free Unlimited Internet Service and free local calls, plus satellite TV with extended channels incl. ESPN.
Rental rates do not include the applicable sales taxes.
The master bedroom is quite large and has satellite TV. The 2 other bedrooms are small but comfortable. The closet in the master bedroom is a locked owner's closet. However, there is lots of room to hang clothes and store them in a large chifferobe and dresser. The other 2 bedrooms have closets, dressers, and chifferobes too. ...moreless
Spring High Season ENDs May 30 Mar 1 - Apr 29, 2015 5 night min stay
FSU Graduation 2015 Apr 30 - May 8, 2015 5 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$150
Stay 6 nights and your 7th night is always free. This free night is included in the posted weekly rate. Rates are subject to change.
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Note: Posted rental rates are subject to Florida sales tax, county surtax, and the Florida Tourist Development tax (9.5%).
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Located on Lake Talquin, this home is on Cooks Landing Road, across the street from Ingram's Marina and walking distance to Whippoorwills and the public boat ramp.
My neighbor offers fishing guide services or boat riding excursions for up to 6 people.
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: I purchased this lot and cozy manufactured home for my mother's retirement. She loved every remaining minute of her life here and took great pride in her yard and flowers. Since she passed in 2012, I am offering the home as a vacation rental until I too can retire and enjoy the beautiful surroundings and fishing at Lake Talquin. I am originally from Dothan, AL, and my teenage son and I live in Atlanta. We also have family living on Lake Talquin, and we still love to visit there during holidays.
Why the Owner Chose Tallahassee: In addition to the obvious waterfront advantages and boating and fishing opportunities, other site-seeing opportunities are close by, like the state capital, Wakulla Springs, Florida Caverns, and beaches are close enough for day outings on the beach.
My family lives down the road, and my retired cousin is the property manager to assist you if needed. The home is furnished with a number of old antique chifferodes and dressers from my great-grandparents, a bit scarred, but real special to me. No worries, they survived 100+ years already, so I trust they'll survive my guests just as well :-) My dependable handy man keeps the property in tip top condition, including the yards and flower beds, which is quite a task when you see the size of this lovely lot.
This home is only 40 minutes from Florida's State Capital in Tallahassee and Florida State University. Therefore, this is an ideal location for families to visit the capital, museums, etc., or visit students and attend events at FSU. Beautiful Wakulla Springs and the Florida State Caverns are nearby as well.
The Unique Benefits at this House: You will find nice and quiet neighbors on the cove. Two different neighbors are Tallahassee Police Officers and an EMT is just a few feet away. They keep an eye out for me along with my cousin across the road.
- On-site property manager to assist if needed.
- Fishing guide available for fishing or boating excursions.
- A public boat launch is located down the street at Whippoorwill's.
- Walk to Whippoorwill's and enjoy their waterfront restaurant and pub. Great opportunity to enjoy your beverages and walk (not drive) home.
- The State Capital and Florida State University (FSU) is only a 40 minute drive.