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6 BR/3 BA Gulf Front Paradise! - Mimi's Sandcastle

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Last updated: 05/06/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Perfect for large, extended families. 4 Bed/2Bath main house with separate wheelchair accessible, 2 Bed/1 Bath suite at this Gulf-front property makes this home your ideal vacation on Cape San Blas.

This gorgeous 6 bedroom, 3 bath home has 2 separate living areas, 2 kitchens, 2 screened porches, 2 separate laundry areas and 4 covered parking places. It also has an elevator for convenient access between the main house and the lower suite.

The upper level has a large family-sized kitchen opening to vaulted family room, 4 bedrooms (2 Gulf-front open to screened porch), 2 baths, dining (seats 13), & laundry.

The lower level has a full kitchen, family room, king bedroom, twin bedroom, 2nd laundry, and accessible bathroom. Other amenities include ice machine, tile floors & fireplace.

Outside, enjoy furnished screened porches, sundeck, outdoor hot/cold shower, & Gulf-front gazebo.

This house is also perfect for shared accommodations with multiple families - private space available for everyone. You will come back every year!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2700 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

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

    Primary renter must be 25 years or older....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    The downstairs shower is wheelchair accessible, and the elevator makes it possible to go from the covered parking area all the way to the gazebo at the end of the boardwalk in a wheelchair....moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

  • Upstairs Master: 1 king

    Private French doors open to large screened porch...moreless

  • Upstairs secondary Master: 1 queen

    Private French doors open to large screened deck...moreless

  • Upstairs Bunk room: 1 bunk bed

    ...moreless

  • Upstairs twin room: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Downstairs Master: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Downstairs twin room: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Downstairs sleeper sofa: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen sleeper sofa in downstairs living room...moreless

  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (4), Bunk Beds (1)...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Upstairs master: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    His and Hers sinks. Private access from bedroom. ...moreless

  • Upstairs 2nd bathroom: toilet, shower

    Private access from secondary master bedroom...moreless

  • Downstairs bathroom: toilet, shower

    Wheelchair accessible shower and handrail for toilet...moreless

  • Upstairs master bathroom is shared with bunk room. Upstairs 2nd bathroom is shared between secondary master bedroom and upstairs twin room....moreless

Entertainment

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront:

    Directly on the Gulf of Mexico....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Directly on the Gulf of Mexico....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Long dinning table seats 10, with 4 seats (bar stools) at nearby bar....moreless

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    Free broadband Internet access via WiFi....moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    (2) There is a dryer in each suite....moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    There is covered parking for four large cars, or six small ones....moreless

  • Elevator
  • Fireplace:

    Gas fireplace in upstairs living room...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    In upstairs living room...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Free broadband Internet access via WiFi....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking:

    Large covered parking area accommodates 6 small cars. Uncovered parking includes the driveway (another 3 small cars) and plenty of street parking for campers or trucks with boats....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking along Haven road in front of the house is allowed....moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    (2)...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels provided for each guest....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    (2) There is a washer in each suite....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Free broadband Internet access via Wifi....moreless

  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Place settings for 14 people...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    (2)...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    (2) Both the upstairs and downstairs suites have full kitchens, with all appliances....moreless

  • Microwave:

    (2)...moreless

Outside

  • Boat:

    No boat is provided, but there are three nearby boat ramps, the closest of which is in the St. Joe State Park, about 3 miles away....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    (2)...moreless

  • Gazebo:

    The gazebo is at the end of the boardwalk to the beach and is wheelchair accessible....moreless

  • Golf:

    Local course is about 10 miles from the house....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Not provided, but rentals are about a mile from the house....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Large Webber charcoal grill....moreless

  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub:

    The jetted tub is in the master bedroom in the upstairs suite....moreless

 

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Summer
May 17 - Aug 22, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,860

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • Tax Rate 11%

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Last updated: 05/06/2015
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Location

55 Miles
Nearest Airport
Panama City

Car: Recommended

Just 3 miles from the entrance to St. Joe State Park, which has camping, hiking, a boat launch, and picnic tables.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: I love grilling up a mess of shrimp and mullet at sunset! Especially after a day of kayaking or horseback riding on the beach. I never seem to have enough shrimp, though, no matter how much I overestimate. Marinate them in Jamaican Jerk sauce and there won't be a single one left, I promise!

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
We chose Cape San Blas for our vacation home because it reminded us so much of how 'old Florida' used to look 50 years ago all up and down the panhandle. I grew up in Pensacola and have enjoyed the Gulf Coast all my life, and this is one of the few areas that hasn't been completely overrun by condos. It still has that certain feel of peaceful family togetherness that you can really only get when you're away from it all.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Some of the benefits of staying at Mimi's Sandcastle include: * Gorgeous, wide open beaches without the crowds. No condos = fewer people. * 10 minute drive to a REAL oyster bar (The Indian Pass Raw Bar), where you can take your catch and grill it on the outdoor pit while enjoying your favorite beverage and getting to know the locals. Or, go inside and order up a dozen raw, steamed, baked, however you like 'em! * We're directly on the beach, with boardwalk access from the top deck, which provides easy access to the beach for everyone, including small children and those who use a wheelchair.


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Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Large screened deck

    Large screened deck

  • Large family kitchen

    Large family kitchen

  • Dining/Living room

    Dining/Living room

  • Twin beds in lower suite

    Twin beds in lower suite

  • Kitchen in lower suite

    Kitchen in lower suite

  • Sunset from the deck

    Sunset from the deck

  • Downstairs master

    Downstairs master

  • View from the gazebo

    View from the gazebo

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Gazebo

    Gazebo

  • Living room in lower suite

    Living room in lower suite

  • Sunset over the dunes

    Sunset over the dunes

  • Private beach

    Private beach

  • Upstairs Master

    Upstairs Master

  • Office and fireplace nook

    Office and fireplace nook

  • Our resident hawk!

    Our resident hawk!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 05/06/2015
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6 BR/3 BA Gulf Front Paradise! - Mimi's Sandcastle

Cape San Blas #50509

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