AMELIA BY THE BAY is more than just a house - it is a large, private property with a 500' dock, screen house, and 3 bedroom 2 bath home located at the desirable north end of the Cape ( NOTE: Dock is shared with one other home). We also have 1700sq. ft. of outdoor area under the home that have been paved. This area provide covered parking for several cars, an outdoor dining area, 2 hammocks, and a 6 person Hot Tub! Bring your boat and tie up to your own dock. Bring your golf cart or side by side, get a beach permit and enjoy. We have plenty room to park trailers and your toys if you wish to bring them!
Rental of Amelia By The Bay includes use of 9 Kayaks, 3 SUP's (stand up paddle boards) and our 500' dock. Beach access is across the street.
We hope you enjoy the many upgrades we completed over the winter to even add more fun and comfort during your stay!
RV spot now available for additional weekly fee ($250 + 12% tax). This spot is NOT rented separately from the home, but can be added after booking to allow additional family or friends with an RV to join you during your stay. Call in advance for details about the RV spot to assure you have the proper length electrical, water and sewer for the location. Basics : 50 amp Service, 3" sewer connection and hose bib. The RV spot can not be rented via VRBO/Homeaway, please contact us for information on how to book the RV spot along with Amelia By The Bay.
*Great for families with children from toddlers through teens.
*Parents: Stop stressing on the Gulf side with your small children and experience the calm, shallow waters of St. Joseph Bay.
*Bring your boat - 500' dock with fish-cleaning sink. Crab trap at dock.
*Home is located directly on LoggerHead biking and jogging path.
*Screen House right on bay with power, electricity, and water
*3 Paddle boards and 9 kayaks come with property (no need to rent them)
*Home updated twice a year with attention to details that make your stay better than expected in a rental home.
*Families LOVE this property.
*House built on pilings but is a single-floor, split bedroom plan.
*Quality bedding and comfortable mattresses. (King, Queen, Full, Twin, and large
*Best of both worlds: Bay Experience AND walk to beach on the Logger Head biking and jogging trail (approx. 700 yds.).
*Plenty of Beach towels provided in addition to all standard linens.
*Fish, snorkel, kayak, paddle board, scallop (in season).
*Pet-friendly. ($100 pet fee). Please, well Mannered pets only!
*Wildlife is abundant on the property and on Bay St. Joe. Eagles fly over and land in the trees. Occasionally you come up a deer or two on the way to the dock. Some new marine life can be seen from the dock on a daily basis. Fish, blue crab, rock crab, spider crabs, horse shoe crabs, star fish, sea horses, scallops, sting rays, and flounder. Many spend hours at the dock and bay!
*Charming décor, clean, well-provisioned kitchen.
*Lots of activities and lots of relaxing. Hammock overlooking Bay in Screen House.