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Best Deal On Alligator Point

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 860 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, 4 Sleeps

Greet the day with a renewed sense of optimism when you wake up to the tranquil bay setting. Drink your morning coffee on the screened porch and watch the fish jump and the birds fly over the water. The local wildlife is truly breathtaking. After a day at the beach, spend your evenings cooking dinner a completely remodeled gourmet kitchen with granite counters and all new appliances. The sunsets are something to truly marvel at as you relax your day away.

Great local fishing available for trout, flounder, redfish, and spanish mackerel. Fish offshore for grouper, amberjack, cobia and snapper. Bald Point State Park is a located just around the corner. Golf at Wildwood, or St. James Bay, just 15 minutes away.

Living room has a queen futon for additional sleeping. King bed in master and queen bed in guest room. All linens included. Living room is open to the kitchen and very spacious. Comfortably sleeps 6 people. It's the kind of place where you want to linger and wish time could stop for you to savor the moment.

* Huge shady breezy screen porch

* Central Air Conditioning and Heat

* 1 King bed in the Master bedroom

* 1 queen bed in the second bedroom

* 1 queen sized futon bed in the living room

* TV with all premium Direct TV satellite channels / DVD

* Completely redone kitchen with gourmet cookware

* Refrigerator/ice maker

* Utensils, dishes, china, limited paper products

* Washer and Dryer

* Indoor /Outdoor Ceiling Fans

* Convenient and enclosed private outdoor shower

* Linens (towels, sheets & blankets) and limited paper products are provided

* Small size pets are welcome (non refundable pet deposit required)

* No Smoking allowed inside

The natural untainted beauty of Alligator Point and our special location on Florida's gulf coast is a place you won't forget and will want to return to again and again!

More Details

Owner
Adam Fritz
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 13, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We are so impressed! You have done wonders with the remodel and made it spacious! My favorite part is waking up to the view.
Aug 2013
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Amenities

Alligator Point Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 860 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.68 based on 27 reviews
4

Overall a great experience.

  • 4 of 5

The enclosed back porch was our favorite place in the house. It was incredibly peaceful and the perfect place to relax.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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BIG DISAPPOINTMENT

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DISAPPOINTED with the house and owner. The home is listed as wheelchair accessible, but it has many levels and big steps inside. The kitchen section is raised up at least a foot and it has huge steps going down to the back room.

It’s listed as 2 bedrooms, but the 2nd bed is in the back room with the dining room table. It has no door or privacy. You have to go through this room to go to the back porch.

The tv in the bedroom was a key requirement and I asked about it before renting, but it never worked! The 2nd week we were there, we wasted a whole day waiting for the cable guy and near the end of the scheduled time window for arrival, the owner cancelled and rescheduled for another of our vacation days. This was due to his miscommunication with me. Having no tv in that bedroom was a big inconvenience and disappointing.

A picture in the listing shows a dock out back, but it’s not on this property. The owner told me my husband could fish from the shore behind the house. The fishing was terrible and no fun for him. The grass flats are too close to shore for casting and the water goes out with the tides and leaves just mud.

We found many spiders and earwigs. There were bugs and cobwebs in the windows and a bug was smashed on the wall in the bathroom. The house could have been cleaner. The grill on the back porch was nasty.

When it rains or the sprinklers are on, water runs underneath the front door. The door is very hard to open and close. The bathroom door in the bedroom is like a ship door and the handle came flying off the first time my husband tried to close it, so wouldn’t close and would fall open.

The mosquitos outside are terrible, all day long. Even on the screen porch, they come up from between the floor boards.

Be warned if you rent from this owner. He was argumentative about the only two issues we brought up to him: the t.v. and I asked if he had another rental we could stay in, as we had a very hard time getting around with all the big steps. He had excuses for not speaking with me on the phone and would only text the entire 2 weeks. He will say he said something different than he texted! I’d have to tell him to read his own texts. He was so argumentative with me one afternoon, that I finally told him to quit texting me and leave me alone.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Liberty
5

Great relaxing vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great cottage in a great location. Cottage was very clean, comfortably furnished, and recently updated. Wonderful screened back porch. Already thinking about going back.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice location - Great place to get away from big city and every day life

  • 5 of 5

GREAT PLACE - A+A+A+A+A+ Just what we needed R&R Just what we were looking for

Next time we are in this area, will try to stay here again !!!!!!!! Owners were very helpful.

LOVED IT !!!!!!!!!!

THANKS

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great, relaxing stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay here. House well supplied & setting was just what we needed, very relaxing time. Will definitely return to Alligator Point.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ballwin, MO
5

Very peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Loved it very relaxing much needed getaway

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Tallahassee FL
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50
Cleaning Fee $60

$60 cleaning fee

CHECK IN 4PM CHECK OUT 11AM

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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