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Lake Talquin Waterfront Vacation Rental

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Last updated: 11/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Tallahassee house description

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.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1100 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25...moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                Home has board games, cards, toys...moreless

              • Limited Accessibility:

                Must go up 2 steps to the back deck and entrance. Lot is relatively level too. The boat dock is 6 feet wide and access requires only one step up....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Outside smoking permitted. However, if proper outside butt disposal is not adhered to, a $50 fee will be withheld from the security deposit. ...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Will consider a small dog. Yard cleanup required....moreless

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 double

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 double

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              • 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

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Hand soap, bath soap, and lots of towels provided

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                Board games, bingo, cards, etc. in pantry....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television:

                TVs provided in living room and master bedroom....moreless

              • Video Library:

                Ratings: G, PG, and R ...moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Lakefront:

                    The home is located on the Gadsden County side of Lake Talquin. ...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Skiing
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    4 seats at the table and 2 bar stools...moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Internet:

                    Free unlimited internet service....moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Extra bed linens in drawers. ...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    TV, CD player, and small stereo...moreless

                  • Parking:

                    Parking for up to 3 vehicles and 2 boat trailers. ...moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    Free local calls and incoming calls....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Clothes detergent provided...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker:

                    Filters provided....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Ample supply of pots and pans too. ...moreless

                  • Ice Maker
                  • Pantry Items:

                    Coffee filters, paper towels, toilet paper, hand soap, bath soap, dish detergent, and garbage bags....moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Boat:

                    Fishing guide or boating excursions with guide available on request....moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Deck wraps around entire house, with outdoor table and chairs. Power-washed and stained April 2013...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden

                  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 High Season ENDs May 30
                      Mar 1 - Apr 29, 2015
                      5 night min stay
                      $140
                      $980 $3,600
                      FSU Graduation 2015
                      Apr 30 - May 8, 2015
                      5 night min stay
                      $200
                      $1,400
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $125
                      $720 $1,800
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning fee $30
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
                      • Tax Rate 9.5%

                      Notes:

                      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.

                      - Ask owner about low rates for stays of 1 month or longer!!

                      - Ask owner for senior or military discounts.

                      Note: Posted rental rates are subject to Florida sales tax, county surtax, and the Florida Tourist Development tax (9.5%).


                      Cancellation policy:

                      Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                      Last updated: 11/22/2014
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                      Location

                      25 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Tallahassee
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Whippoorwills (5 minute walk!)
                      10 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Quincy Country Club
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Highway 267
                      1 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Whippoorwills (5 minute walk!)
                      50 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      St. George Island or Port St. Joe

                      Car: Necessary

                      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.

                       

                      Owner info

                      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.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: german

                       

                      Photos

                      • View from front deck

                        View from front deck

                      • View of house from water front

                        View of house from water front

                      • Living Room with view of lake, new sofa and carpet in March 2014

                        Living Room with view of lake, new sofa and carpet in March 2014

                      • Fully-Equipped Kitchen with Bar and Dining

                        Fully-Equipped Kitchen with Bar and Dining

                      • En-suite master bath has an oversized tub and shower

                        En-suite master bath has an oversized tub and shower

                      • 2nd Bathroom

                        2nd Bathroom

                      • Dining area open to living room

                        Dining area open to living room

                      • Family at dock

                        Family at dock

                      • Front deck with Gas Grill

                        Front deck with Gas Grill

                      • View from Deck

                        View from Deck

                      • View of back yard with large back lot for parking cars and trailers

                        View of back yard with large back lot for parking cars and trailers

                      • New dock with sink & electricity completed April 2013.

                        New dock with sink & electricity completed April 2013.

                      • View of dock from front deck

                        View of dock from front deck

                      • Living Room View from Kitchen Bar

                        Living Room View from Kitchen Bar

                      • Master Bedroom with Lake View, TV, walk-in closet, and private bathroom

                        Master Bedroom with Lake View, TV, walk-in closet, and private bathroom

                      • 3rd Bedroom

                        3rd Bedroom

                      • Well-equipped kitchen and W/D

                        Well-equipped kitchen and W/D

                      • View from boat dock with sink, lighting, and outlet to charge  boat battery.

                        View from boat dock with sink, lighting, and outlet to charge boat battery.

                      • Fishing and Boating excursions offered by our neighbor. Choose your boat!

                        Fishing and Boating excursions offered by our neighbor. Choose your boat!

                      • Aerial satellite view of the immediate area with 2 marinas and house

                        Aerial satellite view of the immediate area with 2 marinas and house

                      • Back yard

                        Back yard

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, November 22, 2014

                      $125 - $200 per night (USD)
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                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 11/22/14
                      Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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                      Member since: 2012
                      Speaks: german
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                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/22/2014
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