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Quiet and Secluded Get-Away Perfect for Nature Lovers

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Front view of cottage as seen from Torreya Park Road

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Last updated: 11/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Bristol cottage description

Put aside your busy life for a short while and get close to nature by staying at our cottage within walking distance of Torreya State Park. Enjoy the peace, serenity and quietness of this secluded location with its unique topography, diverse plant life, native wildlife and scenic vistas. It truly is an inspiring and relaxing experience in the “Mountains of Florida”!

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1680 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Master Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom 3: 3 twin/ single

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          • Master Bedroom has double windows looking west, dresser with large mirror, chest of drawers, tv with Dish Network and very large walk-in closet....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Master Bath: toilet, tub, shower

            Large garden tub and twin vanity...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          Other Amenities

              • This cottage is perfect for a quite, low-cost get-away with access to a state park with hiking, scenic vistas, a historic antebellum home, unique topography and rare plant life. It is equally suited either for a large family or as a romantic couple retreat. All nature lovers will love spending time here, especially those looking to escape the pressures of today's hectic lifestyle....moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Television:

                TV in family room and Master Bedroom...moreless

              • Toys:

                There are mant toys for small children....moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseshoes
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Mountain View:

                    Scenic vistas and steep head ravines in and around Torreya State Park...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Big Game
                  • Mountain Biking

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Fireplace:

                    There also is a large outdoor fire-pit with picnic table, bench, and swing....moreless

                  • Heating
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    There is also a separate family room with large sofa/sleeper, large TV with Dish Network, and DVD player....moreless

                  • Parking:

                    There is ample parking area for multiple vehicles, boats, campers and trailers....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Full size sise-by-side refrigerator / freezer...moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lawn / Garden
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.8
                  from 4 traveler reviews
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                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $75 $85
                  Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $420

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  Deposit of one-half the rental is due at time of reservation with the remaining half due at check-in. Payment may be made with cash, check (with ID), or charge card through PayPal. Forfeited deposits may be applied to a future rental subject to availability.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 11/15/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  40 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  TLH
                  12 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Apalachee
                  65 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Panama City Beach

                  Car: Necessary

                  This property is located in a quiet secluded area near the entrance to Torreya State Park. The area is renowned for its unique topography and diverse and rare plant life. Scenic vistas and steep head ravines abound.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2006

                  About the owner: Martha Deason and her husband, Terry, are the ownwers of the property and Sweetwater Deer Farm. Martha is enjoying her retirement after teaching 38 years at the local high school. Martha and Terry have been living in the area their whole lives and have been living at their current residence near Torreya State Park since 2006. They love the quiet solitude of the area and being close to nature. Martha and Terry have two sons and three grandchildren.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                  The cottage is within walking distance of Torreya State Park. It offers a unique opportunity for visitors to stay close to the park, yet enjoy all the amenities of modern life without sacrificing the quite and solitude. The cottage can easily accommodate 8 'campers'. Complimentary tours of the deer farm are also available.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Front view of cottage as seen from Torreya Park Road

                    Front view of cottage as seen from Torreya Park Road

                  • Cottage Kitchen

                    Cottage Kitchen

                  • Cottage Master Bath

                    Cottage Master Bath

                  • View from front deck of Cottage

                    View from front deck of Cottage

                  • Cottage Bedroom #3

                    Cottage Bedroom #3

                  • Entrance to Torreya State Park,within walking distance of cottage.

                    Entrance to Torreya State Park,within walking distance of cottage.

                  • View from rear of Gregory House

                    View from rear of Gregory House

                  • Observation deck at Torreya State Park

                    Observation deck at Torreya State Park

                  • Playground at Torreya State Park

                    Playground at Torreya State Park

                  • a hiking trail at Torreya State Park

                    a hiking trail at Torreya State Park

                  • View from one of Torreya State Park's campgrounds

                    View from one of Torreya State Park's campgrounds

                  • Martha at Sweetwater Deer Farm

                    Martha at Sweetwater Deer Farm

                  • Cottage Great Room

                    Cottage Great Room

                  • Cottage Master Bedroom

                    Cottage Master Bedroom

                  • Fire Pit and Picnic Area behind Cottage rear deck

                    Fire Pit and Picnic Area behind Cottage rear deck

                  • Cottage Bedroom #2

                    Cottage Bedroom #2

                  • Cottage Bath #2

                    Cottage Bath #2

                  • Historic Gregory House at Torreya State Park.  Tours available.

                    Historic Gregory House at Torreya State Park. Tours available.

                  • View of Apalachicola River from Gregory House

                    View of Apalachicola River from Gregory House

                  • Picnic area at Torreya State Park

                    Picnic area at Torreya State Park

                  • One of several trailheads at Torreya State Park

                    One of several trailheads at Torreya State Park

                  • Hiking trail sign at Torreya State Park

                    Hiking trail sign at Torreya State Park

                  • Sunset from Cottage front deck

                    Sunset from Cottage front deck

                  • Deer at Sweetwater Plantation

                    Deer at Sweetwater Plantation

                  VRBO #459131

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, November 15, 2014

                  $75 - $85 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2013
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Calendar last updated: 11/15/2014
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