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Booking Spring/Summer! Newly updated. Just steps from the beach/pool/tennis

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,275 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Two Master Suites, 3 levels, Spacious, Close to Beach

Turtle Beach is 150 steps to beautiful Cape San Blas beaches, and just a short bike ride to St. Joseph State Park which contains over 2000 acres of pristine beaches, tropical landscapes, and nature trails.

With new owners and updates for 2017, this townhome offers you all the conveniences of home just steps away from the beach, fishing ponds, tennis courts, an ocean front pool and a second solar heated pool. There are many activities available on the Cape for the whole family to enjoy including biking, hiking, snorkeling, fishing, horseback riding, and kayaking.

There is a convenient storage closet for beach equipment, an open outside shower, washer and dryer in unit as well as a large living room deck with a gas grill. Two spacious master suites and one twin bedroom, each with its own private balcony, bathroom, and television, as well as a living room queen sleeper sofa will give you plenty of spaces to settle in and relax at Turtle Beach.

More Details

Property Manager
Cindy Trubee
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 20, 2018


Port St. Joe Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1275 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , Located on living room level between living and kitchen
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Master Bedroom - 2nd Level - double vanity
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 2nd level - 2 bedroom - private bath off second bedroom
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , tub , shower , 3rd Level Mster Bedroom - Garden Tub, Seperate Shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bath has seperate shower and tub, double vanity.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Private full bathroom, mounted flat screen tv,
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 3rd level master bedroom, private deck, garden tub,
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

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Booking Spring/Summer! Newly updated. Just steps from the beach/pool/tennis
average rating of 4.75 based on 16 reviews

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

We had everything we needed and a beautiful house to enjoy.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for sharing your experience! We make every effort to keep Turtle Beach a premier destination at Cape San Blas! We know you have choices at the cape, so we strive to provide everything you need to have a fantastic getaway! Cindy Trubee Knot Forgotten Vacation Rentals
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The property was very nice and clean. We enjoyed our time there. Margie Bickerstaff

  • 4 of 5

All was nice.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Knot Forgotten is very proud of the service and cleanliness we offer our guests and we strive to make every stay memorable! We hope you come back again! Cindy Trubee Knot Forgotten Vacation Rentals
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Wildwood, Florida

Love the quietness of the area

  • 4 of 5

Very clean! Beautiful beach!!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The pet friendly beaches of Cape San Blas are just steps away from Turtle Beach and they are some of the best beaches on the Forgotten Coast! We hope you come back to see us soon! Cindy Trubee Knot Forgotten Vacation Rentals
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Great Condo

  • 5 of 5

This was a lovely condo. The main floor: living room with large couch and a recliner with large screen tv - very well equipped kitchen with full size W/D and 1/2 bath. Second Floor: 2 bedrms one large with double vanities and sep shower and tub with large tv - the other room has twin beds and full bath. Third floor is master bedroom with king bed and double vanities and large tub and sep shower. All bedrooms have balconies. The linens are high quality. The storage room had a beach wagon to haul chairs to beach. There were 5 beach chairs already there and some beach toys. This unit while not on the beach was an easy walk. The pool was also close by as well as bathrooms. The tennis courts were also close by. Pet friendly. FYI - The only problem we had was that every restaurant on Cape San Blas and in Port St Joe closed at 9:00 pm. We had to drive to Mexico Beach for dinner. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend this condo.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for sharing your experiences at Turtle Beach and Cape San Blas! Your input helps our future guest know what to expect which helps folks feel comfortable before they even arrive! We hope you will return soon! Cindy Trubee Knot Forgotten Vacation Rentals
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Grandville, MI

Very nice property and manager

  • 5 of 5

The unit has been recently updated and is very nice. The new beds are very comfortable and the kitchen is stocked very well. Barrier Dunes is a nicely landscaped, people and dog friendly, gated community. It is only a couple minute walk to the beach and just a few hundred yards to the state park. We always feel very safe here any time of day or night. It is very quiet on the Cape and a 25 minute drive into town but it is a pleasant drive with very little traffic in January-March. Cindy and Penny, the managers, are very prompt to answer any questions or concerns.

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your input and we agree, the cape is a great destination! Turtle Beach is a great unit just steps from the beach and in the heart of it all. Barrier Dunes is a community where you can feel comfortable and enjoy your evenings walking out to the beach and throughout the neighborhood, without worry. It is a pleasure working with our guests and my partners, Penny and Ros, are just around the corner to handle any needs that might arise. We look forward to hosting you again! Cindy Trubee Knot Forgotten Vacation Rentals
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Lovely Large Vacation Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We love Cape San Blas because we can bring our yellow lab on vacation with us. We have made it an annual trip, and hope to keep returning to this specific condo because it has three bedrooms (most have two), and all we needed for a "home away from home." It was great to have the chairs and umbrellas in the storage closet, so we didn't have to rent them. Easy access to the beach and the pools... though the pools were a little gross with hair, dirt, and sand - it hasn't always been that way.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your review and would love to have you back at Turtle Beach! With room to spread out and enjoy your family, it is a terrific place to call "home" while at Cape San Blas! We also appreciate the feedback on the pools and will make sure that the comments are shared with the HOA who are responsible for the pool and grounds maintenance. Come back again soon! Cindy Trubee Knot Forgotten Vacation Rentals
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Nearest Airport
77 Miles
Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Scallop RePUBlic opening March 2017
Nearest Golf
14 Miles
St. Joseph Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
Cone Heads
Nearest Beach
Cape San Blas
Car: necessary

Barrier Dunes is located at the tip of Cape San Blas, a peninsula located just 17 miles from Port St. Joe, Florida. Barrier Dunes is also adjacent to St. Joseph State Park, a 2000 acre park that has a boat landing, beaches, bay access and hiking trails. Barrier Dunes is a gated community that has paved roads, street lights and three beach accesses. Also, there are two swimming pools (one is a gulf front pool), lighted tennis courts, stocked fishing ponds, and playground. The tourism is nature based, families come to enjoy each other while others come for the peace and tranquility that the Cape offers. We also have a pet friendly beach and pets are definitely welcomed in Barrier Dunes, there are pet stations located throughout the community for our guests convenience. Enjoy the beautiful sunsets that are special to our area, after enjoying the sun and sand, its a great way to end the day! Just outside of Barrier Dunes, there is a 9 mile paved bike path that takes you to the entrance of the Cape! There is great shopping and restaurants in Port St. Joe and Apalachicola, less than 30 minutes from Barrier Dunes.




Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Cleaning fee $175 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 12.0%

All rates are subject to change without prior notice. Unit is dog friendly only.
$300 refundable deposit due at time of booking. 1/2 of the rental fees are due 60 days ahead of check in and the other 1/2 is due 30 days ahead of check in.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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