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'Forever Mary' 'In Seaside' 150 ft from Tupelo St.beach pavillon

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

'Forever Mary' is located in Seaside on 25 Tupelo Street within 50 feet of beach access. Keep this in mind when looking for the right house, 'If you are not close to the beach, you are not close to the beach!' You will not want to go home once you experience the relaxing atmosphere of Seaside.

Put your car keys away and enjoy the benefit of staying in Seaside. You can walk or bike if you like to everything in Seaside. Whatever your pleasure, a day at the beach (only 100 yards), watch the sun set at the Tupelo Pavilion (the most photographed place in Seaside), walk to one of the 3 pools, (have lunch delivered to you as you relax by the family pool), shop, enjoy a live play, movie, or music at the Amphitheater, tennis, bike on the nearby bike trails, have dinner at one of the many restaurants, stroll the artist colony and the many art galleries, unwind in the fitness center, or just lose yourself in the swing or rocking chairs on the large screened porch.

Our home features 4 bedrooms and 4 baths (3 are private). 3 bedrooms are on the main level, along with the open great room and dining room with high ceilings, large kitchen and large screened porch (additional dining table on the porch). Upstairs bedroom has private bath, TV and balcony overlooking Seaside and the Blue Gulf waters. Each bedroom has a closet and chest of drawers for your convenience. After enjoying a day at the beach you can shower in the private outdoor/indoor shower. To keep you in touch with reality there is a computer desk off of the kitchen with broadband or WiFi.

It is one of the original houses built in Seaside (updated in 2015). You will feel right at home with the large open spaces designed for larger families. We have made it our 'home away from home' and hope you will enjoy it as much as our family and friends have over the years.

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More Details

Owner
Rich Hodges
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
January 16, 2017

Why Rich Hodges chose Beaches of South Walton

Our late father was one of the first homeowner's in Seaside. We have enjoyed every minute at the house for 34 years. Sitting on the large front porch on the swing reading a book while the rain patters off the metal roof. We now honor our late little sister Mary.

What makes this house unique

Our house is located at 25 Tupelo Street, the 2nd house on the left from Hwy 30A. From the front porch it is only 150 feet to the beautiful Tupelo beach pavilion. We are a 4 minute walk to the center of Seaside, but far enough away from the traffic.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

'Forever Mary' 'In Seaside' 150 ft from Tupelo St.beach pavillon
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
St. Louis
5

Great Seaside Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great house for a family holiday! It is very comfortable for all age groups. The screened porch is spacious and nicely furnished. The kitchen is newly remodeled and well equipped. The 4 bedrooms and baths are nicely spaced so everyone has plenty of privacy. We all enjoyed the beach and swimming pool as well as all the stores in town. Lovely spot!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Forever Mary is Forever Fun!

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect place to get away! We have stayed here 2 times and hope to keep coming back. It has a well equipped kitchen that has been beautifully remodeled, comfortable beds, 4 full bathrooms, and plenty of space. Our favorite place is the screened in porch when we weren't in town or at the beach. The beach entry is private and will only allow residents/renters from Tupelo Street to use that portion of the beach which keeps it from getting too crowded. The owner is wonderful to work with, very helpful and a gracious host! Forever Mary is our favorite vacation spot on the Emerald Coast!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful week!

  • 5 of 5

Our best Seaside experience, by far. The house is so comfortable and charming. And the location is unbeatable. Our family of 6 adults and 1 child had tons of space and privacy. We will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Lou Ann, I hope you are able to return soon.
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wilmington, nc
5

family fun

  • 5 of 5

house was great. kitchen well equipped and recently redone. 4 nice bikes. ample sheets and towels. close to beach. would rent again. great outdoor space

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for visiting Forever Mary. Please come again soon and enjoy our paradise. Rich
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5

Spring Break 2014

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful spring break at this beautiful house! It is very well kept, and clearly loved by it's family. It was so cool to get to stay in an original Seaside home! Other than the weather being a little chilly, we were able to enjoy the short walk to the beach multiple times a day. The private beach entry made us feel like exclusive VIP guests during a very busy week. This location is superb! Thanks again for renting your house to us. We hope to return in the future!

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Judy, come back soon, Rich
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Cartersville, GA
5

Hodges House vacation

  • 5 of 5

Best kept secret on the beach is SeaSide in October. We had a great time and the house was fantastic. Furnished with all the comforts of home. We road bicycles walked and played golf. On top of the beach time with crystal clear water. Had a wonderful time and reccommend highly. Rich you have a great home and appreciate you and your family for sharing. thanks

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
27 Miles
Panama City FL
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Seaside House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Srping Summer 2017
Mar 1 2017 - Sep 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
$625
 

Additional information about rental rates

Swimming pools, fitness $52
Refundable damage deposit $500

Our properties will NOT be rented to vacationing students or young adults (under 25) unaccompanied by a responsible parent or guardian. A PARENT MUST BE STAYING IN THE COTTAGE AT ALL TIMES. ALL VIOLATORS WILL BE EVICTED WITH ALL RENTAL PAYMENTS BEING FORFEITED AND ADDITIONAL CHARGES WILL BE APPLIED! RESERVATIONS MADE UNDER FALSE PRETENSES ARE NULL AND VOID AND CHECK-IN WILL NOT BE ALLOWED.

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Seaside House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (4)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Connecting outdoor/indoor shower, 2 adult bicycles, Little Red Wagon to haul the kids to the amphitheater for music and movies!

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