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Heaven On The Chipola River

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,814 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

3 BR/2 BA Home On The Chipola River With Dock & Deck

Lovely home with 1800 ft2, 3 bedrooms with Queen beds, 2 baths, living room with fireplace, dining room with table for 6-8, full kitchen with bar seating for up to 5. Pots/pans/dishes, towels/sheets and gas grill provided. Also includes garage, utility room with washer/dryer, screened porch, deck overlooking river and large dock with steps to the water. Boat landing appx half mile away, less than 10 minute ride downriver to the dock and leave boat in water for duration of your stay. Bream, catfish and bass flourish in the waters of the Chipola and south to Dead Lakes and the Appalachicola River. Less than an hour from Mexico Beach, Port St. Joe, Marianna Caverns and other points of interest. Canoes/kayaks available from nearby livery 15 minutes away for $20/day.


Owner
Sara Applewhite
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Sarah,

Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful home with us. We really enjoyed our stay. We left about 7:00 am Wed. morning, and left the sheets and towels that we used on top of the washing machine, as we did not have time to wash and dry them before we left. We did dry the towels so they would not mildew, but they still need to be washed. The house looked great when we got there and also when we left. We took the final bag of trash with us as we left.



The guys were able to catch only 5 fish, and that was disappointing, but we had a great vacation anyway. The water was beautiful, the scenery was spectacular, and we were able to play golf a couple of times and see the caverns as well. Your friend Laura was so very helpful. She even came over and let our dog out for us when we were gone for the day. Then relaxing on the deck with a glass of wine before dinner or drowning a few worms off the lower deck made for a great day every day.



Thank you again for being such a considerate host. We hope to do this again next year.



Warm regards,

Patricia M.
May 2014
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Amenities

Blountstown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1814 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Notes:
Perfect fishing getaway with beautiful views and all the amenities.

Reviews

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Heaven On The Chipola River
average rating of 4.96 based on 26 reviews
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
5

house was awesome.

  • 5 of 5

we loved the house and the deck over the river. we were hunting dead lake so it was convenient to have our boat tied up close to the house.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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Howey in the Hills, FL
5

Beautiful, peaceful, totally adequate

  • 5 of 5

This home was much more than we expected, larger than we thought it would be with plenty of space for 7 adults and 2 dogs. The laundry room

was a good place to set up the dogs' sleeping areas, and the outside screened porch was perfect for when the dogs needed to dry off before coming back in the house. The three bedrooms had enough space for 3 couples and the living room couch was comfortable enough for the 7th person. An air mattress would easily have fit in the living room if needed. The whole home is beautifully decorated, but not cluttered.

The kitchen is very nicely stocked, with everything needed to prepare and serve all of our meals. I had brought along some of my own dishes, but they were not really needed.

And the property itself is beautiful, right on the river. If it was cooler, it would be nice to sit outside and enjoy the view.

We enjoyed kayaking, putting in a few minutes up the road, and taking out at the house.

In the afternoon we took a 45 minute drive to Wiliford Springs, a very nice 'swimming hole'. Just an fyi, dogs are not allowed at the springs.

We definitely recommend this home to others, and if we were the type to return to a location (we like to go different places) we would most certainly come back here. Thank you very much. Well done.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet and Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay, the house is beautiful and perfect. We had all the comforts from the home and got to explore and enjoy the Chipola River. We kayaked, swam, fished and just relaxed. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing, relaxing, perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This place could not have been named any more perfectly. It was definitely Heaven on the Chipola!! The house itself was beautiful and had everything we needed. The view of the river was stunning. It was great being only 30 minutes away from beaches, an hour away from other activities but right there was it was nice and quiet. We would definitely love to come back again!!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Enjoy our stay once again water was a little high but we still caught fish will be back.

  • 5 of 5

Property is nice,clean and well furnished love it.

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

spring on the river

  • 5 of 5

House was beautiful and clean.Peaceful environment.Would definitely do again.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25

For more than 4 guests, there will be an additional $10/guest charge to cover the added cost of cleaning and laundry.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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