Lake Talquin Waterfront Vacation Rental Near Fsu(32 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom (Sleeps 6)
As soon as you drive up to the well-maintained yards with an abundance of fruit trees and flowering trees and plants, you will immediatly get the impression of what awaits you here. This immaculantly clean home welcomes you with cozy ambience and a touch of old-world class. Whether you want to fish, have a relaxing getaway, or attend a FSU event, you will enjoy this home and its lovely and tranquil surroundings.
Walk to dinner at Whippoorwill's Sportsman's Lodge and enjoy sports TV or music at their pub and grubb. Shop, buy gas, bait, and fishing licenses across the street at Ingram's Marina, which is a camping grounds and a sponsor of famous north Florida bass tournaments.
We welcome you to enjoy our family lake-house property, with family just minutes away to provide you any assistance if needed.
At Talquin Tranquility, you will be well-connected (just like home) with Free Unlimited Internet Service and free local calls, plus satellite TV with extended channels incl. ESPN.
Rental rates do not include the applicable sales taxes.
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Member since: 2012
- 1100 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Children Welcome:
- Limited Accessibility:
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- The master bedroom is quite large and has satellite TV. The 2 other bedrooms are small but comfortable. The closet in the master bedroom is a locked owner's closet. However, there is lots of room to hang clothes and store them in a large chifferobe and dresser. The other 2 bedrooms have closets, dressers, and chifferobes too. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Hand soap, bath soap, and lots of towels provided
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio:
- Lawn / Garden
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Spring High Season ENDs May 30
Mar 1 - May 1, 2017
3 night min stay
Up to 7 for FSU Graduation
May 5 - May 7, 2017
3 night min stay
Rates are based on 2 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $30
- Refundable Damage Deposit $150
- Tax Rate 9.5%
Ask owner about low rates for stays of 1 month or longer.
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Note: Posted rental rates are subject to Florida sales tax, county surtax, and the Florida Tourist Development tax (9.5%).
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Located on Lake Talquin, this home is on Cooks Landing Road, across the street from Ingram's Marina and walking distance to Whippoorwills and the public boat ramp.
My neighbor offers fishing guide services or boat riding excursions for up to 6 people.
Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: I purchased this lot and cozy manufactured home for my mother's retirement. She loved every remaining minute of her life here and took great pride in her yard and flowers. Since she passed in 2012, I am offering the home as a vacation rental until I too can retire and enjoy the beautiful surroundings and fishing at Lake Talquin. I am originally from Dothan, AL, and my teenage son and I live in Atlanta. We also have family living on Lake Talquin, and we still love to visit there during holidays.
Why the Owner Chose Quincy, FL, USA:
In addition to the obvious waterfront advantages and boating and fishing opportunities, other site-seeing opportunities are close by, like the state capital, Wakulla Springs, Florida Caverns, and beaches are close enough for day outings on the beach. My family lives down the road, and my retired cousin is the property manager to assist you if needed. The home is furnished with a number of old antique chifferodes and dressers from my great-grandparents, a bit scarred, but real special to me. No worries, they survived 100+ years already, so I trust they'll survive my guests just as well :-) My dependable handy man keeps the property in tip top condition, including the yards and flower beds, which is quite a task when you see the size of this lovely lot. This home is only 40 minutes from Florida's State Capital in Tallahassee and Florida State University. Therefore, this is an ideal location for families to visit the capital, museums, etc., or visit students and attend events at FSU. Beautiful Wakulla Springs and the Florida State Caverns are nearby as well.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
You will find nice and quiet neighbors on the cove. Two different neighbors are Tallahassee Police Officers and an EMT is just a few feet away. They keep an eye out for me along with my cousin across the road. - On-site property manager to assist if needed. - Fishing guide available for fishing or boating excursions. - A public boat launch is located down the street at Whippoorwill's. - Walk to Whippoorwill's and enjoy their waterfront restaurant and pub. Great opportunity to enjoy your beverages and walk (not drive) home. - The State Capital and Florida State University (FSU) is only a 40 minute drive.
- Primary: +1 4045133089
View from front deck
View of house from water front
Living Room with view of lake
Master Bedroom with Lake View, TV, walk-in closet, and private bathroom
Well-equipped kitchen and W/D
Cleaning fish on the dock
Fishing and Boating excursions offered by our neighbor. Choose your boat!
View of back yard with large back lot for parking cars and trailers
White Squirrel make their home at Talquin Tranquility
Aerial satellite view of the immediate area with 2 marinas and house
New dock with sink & electricity completed April 2013.
View of dock from front deck
Fully-Equipped Kitchen with Bar and Dining
En-suite master bath has an oversized tub and shower
Dining area open to living room
View from boat dock with sink, lighting, and outlet to charge boat battery.
Front deck with Gas Grill
View from Deck
Relaxing on the Dock
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017
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