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AGiftFromTheSea-Beachfront-Sleeps10 Elevator&Pool Discounts Available

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,988 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 10 - 2 Bedrm/2 Bath w/Spectacular Views, Gulf Front, Steps Away From Sand

Located in the Plantation, a gated community with around the clock security, A Gift From The Sea is a one level home nestled within beautiful dunes covered with native vegetation. This home features a cozy wood interior and ample living room space for entertaining. The private Gulf side pool is a perfect place to cool off after a long day at the beach. Sliding glass doors through out provide 180 degree views and access to the beach-side wrap around deck from each room. Home is equipped with an elevator for ease and convenience. High ceilings, an open living area, well appointed kitchen, and spacious bedrooms allow for a comfortable vacation experience.

Bed sizes: 1 king, 2 Queens & 2 queen sleeper sofas

Outdoors: Under-house Concrete Parking; Pool: 15X18 (Heated for a fee); Community Boardwalk; Enclosed Hot/Cold Outdoor Shower; Fish Cleaning Area; Double Park Grill

Other homes offered by this homeowner include, Salt Life, VRBO # 501428

More Details

Property Manager
Tessy
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 22, 2017

What makes this house unique

This home away from home offers beautiful views of the Gulf with the comforts of a relaxing stay at the beach. The lush vegetation around the house provides for plenty of privacy. The pool can be heated for a fee in the cooler months. The wrap around deck is an excellent spot to sit and watch the dolphins play in the Gulf durring the afternoons. Its cozy interior allows for guest to relax, unwind and recharge their batteries. A Gift From The Sea is the perfect beach destination for those seeking natural beauty with out the big crowds.

Amenities

Plantation House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1988 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Main Floor with Sliding Door Access to Deck
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , Main Floor with Sliding Door Access to Deck
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Great home to escape and get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

AGiftFromTheSea-Beachfront-Sleeps10 Elevator&Pool Discounts Available
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
Milledgeville, Georgia
5

Beautiful!!!! We love "A Gift From the Sea"!

  • 5 of 5

We had some small things that didn't work or in need of fixing, but we were able to resolve those things because the Team at. VRBO made certain that they were taken care of to our satisfaction! VRBO HAS A GREAT TEAM OF PEOPLE WORKING TO REPRESENT THEM & THEY DO AN EXCELLENT JOB. I especially want to thank the staff that was in the office while we were here this week for being so courteous and accommodating (4-15/4-22)!

We will definitely return in August to enjoy more of the peace & tranquility of ST. GEORGE ISLAND,FLORIDA

Each time we come, we try to bring friends with us that need some part of the feel of St. George and they always leave with St. George in their blood!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words. We work very hard with our property management company to address any issues immediately as they arise. We strive to make your vacation a relaxing and pleasurable experience. We are happy to hear you plan to return to St. George Island in August. Please make sure to take advantage of our 5 % repeat renter discount we have available for returning guests and we look forward to having you back. St. George Island is definitely a a hidden gem along the the Gulf Coast.
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Andover Minnesota
5

Exceeded expectations!!

  • 5 of 5

1st visit to St George Island & certainly not the last. Pictures of this property really don't do it proper justice. It was perfect, beautifully furnished & decorated. The deck, gulf views and sunrises were amazing. Exactly what I was looking for ....isolation, relaxation. As we were scheduled to arrive 2 days after the hurricane, we were very concerned, the property management company did a wonderful job of staying in touch & keeping us informed. Prior to booking, I had a number of questions. The property owner contacted me almost immediately. I can't find the slightest item to complain about & am planning on booking again for next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you fell in love with our home and the St. George Island area. We take great pride in keeping our home clean and beautiful for guests. We are excited to hear you are already planning your next trip. Please make sure to take advantage of our 5% repeat renter discount as well as our advanced booking discounts. Both of these discounts can be used together and can be up to 20% off the weekly rate. We look forward to having you back soon.
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5

Words cannot express...

  • 5 of 5

how fabulous our stay was! The house was perfect!! The views are absolutely breathtaking! The easy access to the beach (you're literally right there) and the pool made the vacation a wonderful experience. The house is located in a gated community, so the beach is very quiet and peaceful. There were maybe 10 people within several miles of the property, so it's almost like having the beach all to yourself. If you're looking for lots to do and enjoy filling your time with busy activities, St. George Island is not the place for you. There's only a small grocery store, a handful of restaurants, and a couple of souvenir shops on the island. However, if you're looking for a place to get away from it all and slow life down just enough to enjoy the simple pleasures like the sound of ocean waves, the beauty of the stars at night, and the wonderful sights of all the sea critters you can possibly imagine, then St. George Island is definitely the place to be! We would do it all over again in a heartbeat if we could! Thank you for sharing your home with us...it was an incredible experience!

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words on our property. We are so pleased you you were able to take advantage of what our vacation home in St. George Island has to offer - the best peace and tranquility around. The spectacular views and privacy that the gated community allows, are just some of the reasons we chose to purchase this home several years ago. Please come back to visit us soon.
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Las Vegas, Nevada
5

Wonderful Month of Rest and Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

Gift by the Sea is a wonderful property for two people who need to get away by themselves and recharge their batteries. Each night we heard the surf (kept bedroom sliding door open) as we went to sleep. Great views from the living area. Great beach/surf walking. All items needed readily accessible.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words. We are so happy you were able to enjoy the peace and tranquility the property has to offer. The views from the living area are what made us fall in love with this property. Were glad you were able to recharge your batteries.
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Chillicothe, OH, USA
5

Good value

  • 5 of 5

The house was great - so was the pool. House was immaculate when we arrived. The elevator was great (once we learned how to use it.) Kitchen set up was very convenient - would recommend getting more silverware (no teaspoons were available.) One other recommendation would be to put a hand rail on deck to help arthritis afflicted people enter pool safely. Beach access perfect.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Either Tallahassee or Panama City

St. George Island State Park - 8 miles, Cape St. George Lighthouse & Museum- 4 miles, Bicycling - Island has 17 miles of paved bike paths

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Rates & Availability

Plantation House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season
May 25 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,928
 
 
Mid Season
Aug 5 2017 - Nov 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$3,002
$5,094
 
 
Low Season
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$2,444
$4,561
 
 
MId Season
Dec 16 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$3,002
$4,561
 
 
Low Season
Jan 1 2018 - Feb 23 2018
2 night minimum stay
$2,500
$4,670
 
 
Mid Season
Feb 24 2018 - Mar 9 2018
2 night minimum stay
$3,070
$5,216
 
 
High Season
Mar 10 2018 - Apr 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
$4,020
$5,216
 
 
Mid Season
Apr 7 2018 - May 24 2018
2 night minimum stay
$3,070
 
 
High Season
May 25 2018 - Aug 3 2018
7 night minimum stay
$4,020
 
 
Mid Season
Aug 4 2018 - Nov 23 2018
2 night minimum stay
$3,070
$5,216
 
 
Low Season
Nov 24 2018 - Dec 14 2018
2 night minimum stay
$2,500
$5,216
 
 
Mid Season
Dec 15 2018 - Dec 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
$3,070
$4,670
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Repeat Renter Addl 5% Disc.
Pool Heat Fee-$350/week + 9% sales tax
Credit Cards Accepted (Visa,MasterCard&Discover)
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change with out notice.
2017 Less than a Week Rates:
Low Season 2 Nights $1125, $337 Per Extra Night
Mid Season 2 Nights $1376, $421 Per Extra Night
2018 Less than a Week Rates:
Low Season 2 Nights $1150, $345 Per Extra Night
Mid Season 2 Nights $1407, $431 Per Extra Night
All rates include your cleaning fee, linens and free long distance calls. Travel Insurance is an additional option available for purchase. All weekly reservations include a free beach gear rental credit. This credit goes towards renting beach gear that is delivered directly to your home and is waiting for you when you arrive. Some items available to rent are beach chairs, umbrellas, kayaks, bicycles and paddle boards - just to name a few.

Advanced Booking Special-High Season 7nights 10% off the advertised rate when you book 9 months in advance, 5% off for 6 months (excludes July4th wk)
Mid & Low Season-7nights 15% off the advertised rate when you book 9 months in advance, 10% off when you book 6 months in advance.
Advance Monthly Booking Special - book at 28day stay at least 6 months in advance and take 5% off the advertised rate.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the manager or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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