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The Ultimate Estate Home Mansion On The Beach

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

This is one of the most impressive beach front mansions on St. George Island. This elegant beach front home is constructed to the highest standards with immaculate trim work throughout. The home is decorated with exquisite comfortable furnishings with incredible paintings and sculptures from renowned artists. View the clear deep waters just offshore with high powered optics from inside or on the upper deck. Swim in the Gulf beach waters less than 100' from the house. Spacious kitchen is equipped with Viking professional equipment and well set up for entertaining. Six televisions are all equipped with DIRECTV TiVo recording system. A TV in each bedroom, the gym and the living room which includes 5.1 surround sound audio system. Host an intimate retreat with family and friends. The owner of the property also has an immaculate 58' wooden ketch docked in Apalachicola 20 minutes away that is also available for charter. Owned and managed by a local resident that can help with tour planning and advice on local dining and touring options. Under house parking accommodates four cars with covered entry that keep you dry in foul weather. All lighting is on dimmer switches.


Owner
George Floyd
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
June 3, 2017

About George Floyd

Apalachicola native went into the military at age 18, then a career in the corporate world, now retired to the good life on the island. I live on St. George Island and run the Maritime Museum in Apalachicola.

George Floyd purchased this house in 2011

Why George Floyd chose St. George Island

This is the most fabulous homes on St. George Island with an unobstructed grand panorama of the Gulf. I love the tranquil beauty of St. George Island and this home is among the most elegant in which to enjoy a vacation visit.

What makes this house unique

The exquisite detail with which this home was finished is a beauty to behold. Add to that the extensive furnishings and art work that create a warmth and feeling of luxury in a private estate home.

Amenities

Plantation House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (3), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Kayaks available for rent at property

Reviews

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The Ultimate Estate Home Mansion On The Beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

St George Island perfection

  • 5 of 5

Great property. Wonderful location. Perfect for a family getaway on the beach.

Owner was very helpful and responsive.

We loved it.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brooks, GA
5

Beautiful and comfortable retreat

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect home for our family get together at the beach. Would also recommend for other adult groups. The home is beautifully appointed with upscale amenities that made it have more of the comforts of home than just the usual beach rental. Large new gas grill was perfect for family dinners. Location super close to the beach so easy to go back and forth to the beach. Note, however, that during turtle nesting season, which our visit was, the fire pit cannot be used at night and the rooms facing the beach must be kept at low light. This was not an issue for my family. The owner was very nice and responsive when we had any questions. Easy access also to the club house and community pool.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fort Worth, TX
5

St. George Escape

  • 5 of 5

Our family went to visit St. George Island after a wedding this summer. The Ulitmate mansion that we rented came with everything we could think of and more. This house has the beautiful views of the beach and gulf. The house came with beach chairs, tents, kayaks, and bikes. The owner came to visit us and make sure we had everything we needed. Our family plans to visit this house on the island again. It fulfilled all of our needs and desires for our vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Dolphin tours, Maritime Heritage tours, Out Island tours, wood boat school, golf cart access . Festivals, events and other activities

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Rates & Availability

Plantation House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Thansgiving holiday
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 25 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$7,875
 
 
Christmas & New Year holiday
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 7 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$10,500
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$5,250
$16,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $1,000

Please make note of the following regarding your reservation.

1) Only pets of <10 lbs are allowed in this home.
2) Check in is at 5 PM and check out is by 10 AM.
3) A full refund on the transaction can be made up until 20 days before arrival. No refund will be made for
reservations canceled less than 20 days before arrival.
4) Maximum guest loading must be kept at 8 or less. This is not negotiable and if exceeded, may result in immediate
expulsion from the property.
5) You must bring a printed copy of this receipt email to be provided at time of property check in.
6) As part of new security procedures at the Plantation, we are required to obtain from you a completed and signed
Guest Rental Contract (see attached) which includes a list of the full legal names of all persons who will be staying
at the house during your visit and the number of automobiles. We are required to provide this information to
Plantation administrative office who will then provide you with an access pass for each auto at the security gate
upon arrival. We hope that you will appreciate these additional efforts to protect your security and safety. This
document should be completed an sent as a scan file in a response email as soon as possible
7) Motorcycles and golf carts are not allowed in the Plantation

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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