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Secluded Ranch Style Home perfect for retreats

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)


Whether you are traveling for business, pleasure or both, we are prepared to provide you with the accommodations to make your stay an enjoyable one. Our goal is to provide our guest with clean, comfortable and safe homes with many of the amenities of home for the traveler. This fully furnished twenty six square foot home comes complete with televisions, Wi-Fi, linens and a fully stocked kitchen. Renting a home alleviates the need for renting several rooms when traveling in small or large groups. Family and friends traveling together can share the expenses while still maintaining your own private space. Just the cost of eating out alone may justify the cost of renting a home. The three bedrooms have a queen and two full beds. There are also two full sleeper sofas in the den. Each bedroom has its own television eliminating the need to fight over the remote. The den boast a den with a wood burning fireplace for those chilly evenings. Don't allow your time in cramped living spaces. Let us provide your accommodation needs 'when your stay requires more than a room.'

"Be at Home“

More Details

Sheila B.
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 27, 2017

About Sheila B.

We are both educators in Miami Dade County. Both of our children attended college in Tallahassee. After an exhausting search for off campus housing we opted to purchase a home so that we could enjoy quality time with our children when we visited Tallahassee. Thus our business was born! We love Tallahassee and all it has to offer. We hope to retire here in the near future.

Why Sheila B. chose Tallahassee

This home is a great home just outside the city. It offers a secluded space for relaxing after a busy and hectic day in Tallahassee. This house although located just minutes from downtown, colleges/universities, the airport and local attractions provides the feel of rural Tallahassee. You are more likely to encounter many of the local animals such as squirrels, foxes, cardinals more than other people. The yard is fantastic in each season, in the spring the flora and fauna are in full bloom and the colors and scents are fabulous. In the winter the starkness of the trees and grass provide a perfect backdrop to fall/winter. Inside the house is spacious and roomy. The screened in back porch offers a perfect place for relaxing.

What makes this house unique

We fell in love with the interior space of this home. I loved the flowers that appear each spring! The columns gives the house character. We love the way that the house sits backs off the road. It's a very unique house!


Shell Oyster House
"A must visit while here in Tallahassee if you love fresh seafood. I’m allergic to most seafo..."
Tallahassee Museum
" Also known as the Junior Museum - This place rocks! My first time seeing a live skunk in it..."
Florida Caverns State Park
" About a forty minutes’ drive west of Tallahassee this place is fascinating! It feels like ..."
Cracker Barrel
"I have a passion for good southern food. This place delivers for a modest price. The atmos..."
Pebble Hill Plantation
" Located just minute’s north on highway 319. This plantation is one of several. Worth the ..."
New Times Country Buffet
"– Talk about good southern cooking and lots of it (as much as you can eat!) With a Mon – Thu..."
Governor's Mansion
"Beautiful. Worth the visit."
Florida Agricultural Mechanical University
" A Historically Black College or University. This campus is fabulous. So much history. Bo..."
Florida State University
"The campus is simply beautiful. The stadium is truly magnificent. National football champio..."
Homewood Suites by Hilton Tallahassee
"This is our hotel of choice when we are unable to stay in our own home due to guest. This p..."
Panama City
"My husband's home town. Special to us because we have family here! Just an hour and a half ..."
Panama City Beach
"White sands, clear water. Only down side is that most of the beaches have been blocked by h..."
Hunt's Oyster Bar & Seafood Restaurant
"Simply the best! My favorites are the fried and blackened alligator tail! The oysters are a..."
Gene's Oyster Bar
"Old fashion rules here! Still a cash only establishment. Cokes are still served in the bot..."
Port St. Joe
"This is the place for oysters. Apalachicola oysters at their best!!!"
"Chicken wonton tacos rule!! Perfect late night snack. Glad they are half price after ten! ..."
Miracle Strip At Pier Park -- CLOSED
"Nice! Really provides fun for family! It's brought life to Panama city beaches."
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
"It's been awhile but the doughnuts are calling my name...."
Red Lobster
"Cheddar cheese biscuits are to die for! Flounder fried or blackened still is my choice when..."
Treasure Ship -- CLOSED
"My children loved this place when they were growing it's a favorite of my grandchil..."
lake ella
"Great place for a morning or evening walk. It's a great place for bird and people watching...."
Tom Brown Park
"The site for the annual Forth of July fireworks display. Always something happening here! "
Doak Campbell Stadium
"Truly an architectural masterpiece. I love the view when driving by. Really difficult to tr..."
"Great city. Very progressive. Just minutes west of Tallahassee. Nice drive almost certain..."
Flying J Travel Plaza
Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Tallahassee Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Jake Gaither Golf Course
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Car: necessary


Tallahassee House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Rural
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2.5
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Den - 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • 1- King size beds in master bedroom 1 Queen size bed in second bedroom 1 Full size bed in third bedroom
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting


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(15 traveler reviews)

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Secluded Ranch Style Home perfect for retreats
average rating of 4.5333333 based on 15 reviews
Miami, Florida

Christmas was more than I imagined

  • 5 of 5

I lodged here for 4 days during the Christmas holiday. I wanted to be near my grandchildren, so I planed this Christmas away from home. My mom, hubby and the family packed up and headed to Tallahassee. This was the perfect home away from home. I was able to cook dinner and invite family and friends over. We had a blast. The house was well kept and bedrooms were very comfortable. Thank you to Sheila, the owner for the ease of renting the property. Christmas was so much more that I expected. Will definitely lodge here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, Illinois

The best homecoming stay!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The property without a doubt lives up to the expectation of luxurious. It was grand in size compared to hotels and other vacation rentals in Tallahassee. This made entertaining our family and classmates wonderful. We were impressed with how beautiful and immaculately clean it was. Not to mention, the neighborhood was peaceful and serene just far enough from the busy college crowd but close enough to take part in the homecomming festivities. We will certainly be returning for another pleasant stay!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2015
  • Stayed: November 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Greensboro, NC


  • 5 of 5

I had an amazing time in Tallahassee, and staying here was just the icing on the cake. My family and I came just to spend time with my son who is attending school there. It couldn't come home for the summer due to classes he had to take so we brought the family to him. All I have got to say is that this place really felt like home. The yard is huge! A great placying space for my younger children. Inside, everything you could ever need to feel at home was there. I just couldn't see myself renting a hotel room when we visit Tallahassee again after this. It was just too comfortable and a much better way for my family and I to bond with my son who has been away from us finishing up his degree. The setting made it even harder to part ways with him. We didn't want to leave! The owner, Sheila, was very nice and welcoming. I would definitely recommend this home to anyone traveling to Tallahassee. Just amazing. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent customer service

  • 5 of 5

Sheila was very helpful in pointing us in the direction of a home for our sized family at our budget level, prompt with great pictures, and followed up with phone calls to make sure we received the information. She was always honest and not pushy. I would recommend trying her places:)

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2014
  • Stayed: February 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Laura, thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate your taking time to give us a review. Thanks again and we hope that you would contact us again for your housing needs in Tallahassee. Thomas and Sheila Blue
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Nice, quiet and comfortable

  • 4 of 5

Rented recently. Had a great time visiting Tallahassee for Homecoming and was nicely surprised when we arrived at the house. The inside was nice and spacious, the yard was huge and overall the place had a secluded vibe. I would definitely stay there again. The only issue we had was a minor issue with one of the bathrooms and one of the electrical outlets. Aside from that, everything else was as advertised.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2012
  • Stayed: October 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. We took care of the minor issues. We certainly welcome you to return to our home.
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Panama City Beach , FL

Owner Exceptional Nice

  • 3 of 5

Our Family stay here was comfortable. Being able to cook for my family is always something that makes a weekend together much more special. The place was large. We were able to BBQ outside and spend time on the porch. The owner was great and she was very attentive to us. The house needed some attention which the owner responded that she is working on it.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2012
  • Stayed: October 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $700

This house is equipped with a keyless entry system so there are no keys. Guest will receive the rental property address once full payment and completed rental agreement is received by the owner. Guest will receive a four digit entry code for their use during their stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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