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Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom + Futon And Sofa Bed, 2 Bathroom Close Walk To Beach.


Alfie's Place has an open floor plan with a fireplace, big screen tv, internet, Wi Fi, washer and dryer upstairs, fish cleaning area and picnic tables. It's perfect for a family and is pet friendly for up to two pets at 65 pounds or under. The kitchen is stocked with pots, pans, small appliances and dish ware. There is a shower downstairs for washing off the sand and salty water. One bedroom is queen size and the other has two twin beds. There is a futon and queen size soft sleeper in the living room.

You'll love our spacious screened in porch and also a screened in fish cleaning station! Plenty of parking in the front yard for cars and boats!

Alfie's Place has been in the family since it was built. We love our family beach home and as residents of nearby Apalachicola, we are nearby to take good care of our home & our guests.

We'd love to host you at Alfie's Place on beautiful & natural Indian Pass!

Al & Serena Mirabella


Our assistant, Glenn Smith, will be happy to answer any of your questions.

More Details

Glenn Smith
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 25, 2017

About Glenn Smith

My wife and I came back to the panhandle of Florida after I retired from the Marine Corps. We wanted our children to grow up in this pristine part of Old Florida. We live in historic Apalachicola, just a short commute from Indian Pass. We call it our 'happy place'. We are active in the community and feel like our life is all we hoped it would be.

Al & Serena Mirabella

Glenn Smith purchased this cottage in 1986

Why Glenn Smith chose Florida Main North West

The house 'Alfie's Place' was my parent's beach cottage. It was my father's pride and joy. He has left it to our safe keeping. It is close to the beach(just a block and a half) for fishing, swimming, boating and sunning. An advantage to having owners less than a half hour away is that we are close at hand and take active participation in it's upkeep.

What makes this cottage unique

Visitors can feel like they are in a tree house. Mornings on the screened porch with a cup of coffee, listening to the birds and hearing the waves from the gulf calm the spirit. Take a stroll on the beach at sunset after having a meal of your catch of the day finishes off a perfect day.


Port St. Joe Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 3 downstairs - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.409091 based on 22 reviews

Awesome.,,,perfect place to stay and go fishing

  • 5 of 5

Definitely be back

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It wasn't very clean. Bathrooms needed work. Porch was 👍 location to beach was 👍

  • 4 of 5

It needs new bathrooms and an explanation on how to use the stove.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Great home

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed here a few times now and love it. The home is clean and great for a group. Plenty of room for a few people in the kitchen at the same time. 2 nice decks to socialize on. Beach is right down the road. And the management is quick to respond to any questions or needs.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had a very relaxing stay at Alfie's Place. The house was clean, well appointed and sit on a quite street with a short walk to the beach. We had the best time shelling, fishing, and watching the best sunsets. The property manager was excellent to work with. Thanks for a wonderful get away!

  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay in Pt St Joe!!

  • 5 of 5

This house was great! Had a great layout, fish cleaning station, quiet road and fairly equipped kitchen. Great for families to unwind and relax. Not very close to beach or town so prepare for a short drive each day. Super responsive owners!!

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Heaven on Earth!

  • 5 of 5

Rainy cool weather did not dampen our spirits or the great time we had at Alfie's Place on Indian Pass. We packed everything but the kitchen sink and needed none of it. Everything was provided for us at Alfie's. It was a great rental, great location, and truly heaven on earth. I just hope not too many people discover the Forgotten Coast.

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
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Rates & Availability

Port St. Joe Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 20 2017 - Aug 4 2017
5 night minimum stay
OFF Season
Aug 5 2017 - May 24 2018
3 night minimum stay
May 25 2018 - Aug 3 2018
5 night minimum stay
OFF Season
Aug 4 2018 - May 24 2019
3 night minimum stay
May 25 2019 - Aug 2 2019
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Tax Rate 12.0%

Email Glenn Smith, (Al & Serena Mirabella's assistant), through VRBO/HomeAway, and he will get back with you right away. We accept e-checks or credit cards through VRBO/HomeAway

In the event of your need to cancel, we provide a full refund only if we're able to re-rent the dates that you've been holding. Trip cancellation insurance is highly recommended.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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