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Beach Front 'Isle of View', Beautiful Tranquil Beach Cottage.

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 28 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-7)

Welcome to the BEST Gulf and Sunset views in Florida. We know you will enjoy our beautiful, pristine, tranquil beach. Relax on our full beach view sunroom and watch the sunset with a good book and your favorite beverage. Get up in the morning for a peaceful walk on the beach, go fishing right out front, or down to the pier, or catch a charter out for the day or half day. The beach pubs and resturants are quaint, fun and friendly. Enjoy the evening with friends and family sitting around the fire place on our front patio. There are many things to explore on the 'Forgotten Coast' within a few miles in either direction.

Keywords: One level (no steps) , beautiful gulf / sunset view, firepit facing beach ,Fenced Back yard

More Details

Owner
George
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 13, 2017

About George

Fran and I are both in the aviation industry, and plan on spending more time down here when we retire. We have kids and grandkids that love to come down here and enjoy Nana and Pops beach house.

George purchased this cottage in 2010

Why George chose Mexico Beach

George had to work down here several years ago, and we fell in love with the beautiful views, slow pace, and friendly atmosphere. We live in Atlanta and try to get down here every long weekend that we can. Now we have our own place right here on the beach that we would like to share with 'Yall'.

What makes this cottage unique

First and formost you will enjoy the view. You can wake up or fall asleep listening to the waves and actually see the water from bed that is less than 100 yards away.Then you will enjoy the fun, friendly, slower paced atmosphere of Mexico Beach. We love morning walks, and sunset strolls on the beach. There are several beach pubs and resturants that are within walking distance, or short ride. You can fish right on the beach in front of the house, go down to the pier, or go out for a 1/2 or full day fishing charter. Or you can go for a bike ride around Mexico Beach. (Bike, fishing polls, beach chairs and umbrellas are all furinshed with the cottage.) Within 30 minutes you can be in Appalacheecola bay, Cape Sand Blas, or Panama City. Scalloping is also fun when in season. You can also enjoy some of the worlds best oysters in this area.

Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Panama City Airport
Nearest Barpub
40 Metres
Lookout
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Toucans
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
Our beach in front of house
Nearest Point of Interest
Toucans
Nearest Point of Interest
Gulf Food
Nearest Point of Interest
Killer seafood
Nearest Point of Interest
The Lookout lounge
Car: not necessary

Sea food restuarants, beach bars, Banana boat, vollyball, Parasailing, jet-skis,all within 1.5 miles. Surf fishing, dolphin watching, sunbathing sand castle building right out in front of the house. There is a boat dock at the canal about 2 miles west, or one on the intercoastal about 5 miles north. Several reasonably priced charter boats in the area. You can purchase fresh caught shrimp about a mile east or have them delivered, or fish right out front on the beach. Horseback riding and golf is available at Indian pass about 10 miles east. Antique shops, live theater, and oyster houses in Appalachicola 30 miles east. Cape San Blas state park at the end of Cape San Blas for untouched beaches, and hiking. Wewahitchka 15 miles north the home of Tupelo honey. Panama City and all the spring break stuff is 30 miles west.

Amenities

Mexico Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Queen size Beds (2) New and Comfortable one in each bedroom, Child Beds (1) Twin size folding hide a bed in guest closet for a child.., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Comfortable Queen size hide a bed in sofa.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beautiful gulf view. Large sunroom facing beach with wicker chairs, dual ceiling fans, and a bar in the sunroom. Outdoor Fire place facing beach. Beach chairs/ umbrellas, fishing polls, bikes, coolers, 2 wheel beach buggy, are available for guests to use. PLEASE Smoking is 'only' allowed in the sunroom with windows open.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(75 traveler reviews)

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Beach Front 'Isle of View', Beautiful Tranquil Beach Cottage.
average rating of 4.8133335 based on 75 reviews
5

Enjoyed the property; just what we needed for a wonderful week.

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed the VIEW; the SHORT walk to the beach (within a rock throw from the cottage). Enjoyed having the beach ALMOST exclusively with perhaps two couples within a 100 yards. I communed with The Lord...was refreshed...and even consider now living in Mexico Beach. George, thanks for making your cottage available. God bless.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ralph....I'm so glad y'all enjoyed our "Little piece of Paradise"...I see you were bit by the same thing that won our hearts to this place. Thank you for the wonderful review...and we look forward to sharing our place with y'all again soon.
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Louisville, KY
5

Isle of View

  • 5 of 5

Great vacation cottage! We loved the glassed in screen room and spent every morning there drinking coffee and watching the ocean. The kitchen is very well equipped, and the beds were so comfortable. We loved the location and had the beach to ourselves most days. We will definitely be back. Thanks George !

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad y'all enjoyed your stay...we absolutely love the sunroom facing the beach.... morning, and at sunset. Thanks for staying at our place. We are planning some upgrades in the near future, to make your next stay, even that much more awesome.
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5

Clean nice view and location

  • 5 of 5

Loved it

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Good view

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the Isle of View. It was convenient to the beach and the view was great. Privacy and isolation was great. It was a further walk to the beach than we had anticipated about 100 yards. When we booked we had thought it was on the beach and since my husband has had hip surgery he did not go to the beach because of the distance. It was nice to have the cart to help carry things to the beach. We did have a good time and relaxed vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad y'all enjoyed yourself....I'm sure you enjoyed the fantastic view...as for the distance to the beach...there are two very nice handicap accessible boardwalks right across the street over the protected dune...my wife had a hip replacement...and was battling cancer(until she passed) and had no problem getting to her favorite place...the beach.....thanks for staying at our "little peice of paradise"
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Leesburg,Fl
5

Beaches,food home

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time, what a great beach, the locals were very friendly, loveed the local"gulf food" store,owner was very nice

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Great location if you're looking for a quiet getaway!

  • 3 of 5

We really had a great time here; however there were some issues with cleanliness. We had to clean the entire place when we arrived- not fun after a 12 hour car ride! The beach definitely made up for it though... The house is located across the street. This is the perfect spot if you're looking for something private and residential. If you're looking for more touristy activities, this is probably not the place for you.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $95
Damage Deposit $100

Christmas week and Thanksgiving week are same price as summer rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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