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Affordable Beach Cottage Only 200 Yards from Beach!

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Last updated: 10/28/2016
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Sleeps:7
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5-7)

Cottage is one block or about 200 yards from the kind of wide, white sand beach the Florida panhandle is famous for.
Why pay $1,800 a week for a place with landscaped gardens when the best landscape is at the beach? If you want elaborate landscaping, my cottage is not the best for you. The cottage does have a nice open air porch in the front.
Now if you want a home that is on the beach, my cottage is not quite there, yet. Maybe, with global warming, it will be, soon.
Most people who stay at the cottage pack up the car and park along 98 or at the Beacon Hill public beach parking lot just down the street.

Maximum capacity is 7 or 8 with a king in master, 2 twins in middle bedroom and bunkbed in front bedroom with full on bottom and twin on top.
Vacation home built in 2003. Back yard is fenced in and ready for your dog to roam free or run around in circles, endlessly chasing it's tail.

Enjoy the front porch to relax, enjoy the fresh breeze, and listen to the waves rolling in from the Gulf of Mexico. Better yet, take a short stroll to the white sandy beach and watch the waves, beach activity and enjoy an evening sunset.

You can watch HD TV with cable in living room, middle bedroom and master bedroom.

The beach a short walk down the street is the same pristine white sand beach found all along the Gulf of Mexico. Pictures available upon request.

If you have more than 7 guests, there is an additional $2/night charge.

Keywords: COTTAGE, gulf beaches, beach, cheap, budget, family, white sand, high definition Tv, Mexico Beach, Beacon Hill, St Joe Beach, pets, dogs, HD
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+1 6146206315

Owner

Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 10/28/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1350 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be at least 24....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs only. Please keep dogs off furniture. ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master bedroom with master bathroom....moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Middle bedroom with 32 inch HDTV....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 bunk bed

    Full size on bottom and twin on top. ...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunk Beds (1) Full size bed in bottom bunk....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Master bathroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Home away from home.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Cable provided free of charge....moreless

  • Toys

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central AC...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Large dryer on site....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Internet through mediacom cable....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Sheets, pillows, bath towels are provided. ...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Two vehicles....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking spot for one car. Can use front lawn for additional parking spot....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Large washer on site....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Password protected....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Pots, pans, blender, microwave, coffee maker and toaster are provided....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    full size refrigerator...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 38 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas, leave on 27th
Dec 22 - Dec 27, 2016
5 night min stay
$40
Early Spring break
Feb 25 - Mar 3, 2017
7 night min stay

$350
Spring Break
Mar 4 - May 26, 2017
7 night min stay

$600
Summer
May 27 - Aug 4, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,200
Tail end of summer
Aug 5 - Oct 27, 2017
7 night min stay

$775
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$300

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $28 + tax
  • Cleaning $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Rates are for Saturday to Saturday Only except for Thanksgiving and Christmas. You can pay by credit card or paypal. Please contact the owner for payment details and options.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 10/28/2016
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Location

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Northwest Florida Beaches Int'l Airport
0.3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Lookout Lounge
0.1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 98
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Toucans
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Beacon Hill Public Beach

Car: Recommended

Home is in a quiet residential neighborhood. Beach open to the public is only one and a half blocks away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: I feel responsible to ensure you enjoy your visit when you stay at my vacation rental. I desire to have a home where fond memories are created to last a lifetime.

Why the Owner Chose Port Saint Joe, FL, USA:
Since I love to travel and enjoy the ocean, especially the ones with the sugary sand, I decided to buy a vacation home on the gulf coast of Florida. The beaches are among the finest in the world! . Beacon Hill area is a step back in time to Old Florida with views facing west across to the Cape for spectacular sunsets. Beacon Hill is located high above the dunes overlooking the Gulf. It is the home to a lighthouse that once used to keep ships off the shallow shoal. Beacon Hill Park offers tennis courts, a nature trail, covered shelter, and a playground.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Beach chairs, wagon, 3 beach umbrellas, beach cart, and beach toys are provided for your enjoyment.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 10/28/2016

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Photos

  • Front view with porch.

    Front view with porch.

  • Master bath with bathtub/shower.

    Master bath with bathtub/shower.

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Front bathroom.

    Front bathroom.

  • Front porch

    Front porch

  • Kitchen open to living room.

    Kitchen open to living room.

  • Windmark Beach bike path 3.5 miles from cottage.

    Windmark Beach bike path 3.5 miles from cottage.

  • Dog kennel on back porch...can be moved inside but must be moved back.

    Dog kennel on back porch...can be moved inside but must be moved back.

  • The Gulf of Mexico only one block away!

    The Gulf of Mexico only one block away!

  • Sand dunes at Cape San Blas, Port St Joe.

    Sand dunes at Cape San Blas, Port St Joe.

  • Fenced in back yard.

    Fenced in back yard.

  • Master bedroom with king bed,adjacent master bath, hdtv, ceiling fan,central air

    Master bedroom with king bed,adjacent master bath, hdtv, ceiling fan,central air

  • Living room with hdtv, cental air, large windows, and ceiling fan.

    Living room with hdtv, cental air, large windows, and ceiling fan.

  • Middle bedroom with 2 twins, central air, tv and ceiling fan.

    Middle bedroom with 2 twins, central air, tv and ceiling fan.

  • Front bedroom - Full size bottom bunk.

    Front bedroom - Full size bottom bunk.

  • View from end of my street.

    View from end of my street.

  • Supplied kitchen.

    Supplied kitchen.

  • New leather couch.

    New leather couch.

  • Living room.

    Living room.

  • Gibson Inn at Apalachicola Florida.

    Gibson Inn at Apalachicola Florida.

  • Back yard - shed

    Back yard - shed

VRBO #337610

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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