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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: 02/17/2015
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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”!

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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

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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:

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


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Last updated: 02/17/2015
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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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Detailed Price

  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Cottage
  • Reviews
    4
Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/17/2015
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