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Gulf-Front Beauty right on the ocean! Million dollar views, steps to the water!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,400 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

The views from this home are unbelievable! Walk off our deck and you are on the beach! No shared community boardwalks or access points for your family to haul all your stuff. Set it, leave it, and enjoy.

This three bedroom, two bath condominium has been renovated using Australian cypress flooring, vaulted tongue and groove ceilings, luxurious linens, new bedding, carpet, baths, fireplace, and furnishings.

The sun sets directly over the ocean right in front of this unit for the most spectacular sunsets you have ever seen! Every room in this home has an unobstructed view of the ocean as well as the sound of the waves on the beach. You can literally sit on your deck relaxing while watching the kids play in the sand and surf. We just toss over the deck railing drinks and food whenever they are hungry. It cannot get any better than that.

The master bedroom has a King-size bed and private bath. The second bedroom has a queen bed while the third bedroom has two twin beds. There are two (extremely comfy) double futons in the living room giving you ample sleeping space. The kitchen comes fully-equipped and there is a full-size laundry room for your convenience.

This beach is incredible. Voted #1 beach in all of America (Port St. Joe State Park) three years in a row. White sand beaches, blue/green ocean, dolphins playing daily, loggerhead turtles, amazing fishing, and the infamous St. Joesph's State Park (where my kids find sand dollars the size of dinner plates). On the opposite side of this home is the bay. It has crystal clear water which you can wade in and see sting ray, sand dollars, fish, crabs, scallops, and all other kinds of sea life.

With all this being said I have saved the best for last. You can still ride horses on the beach, and have bonfires! We have fished right in front of this home, caught dinner, and then cooked it on the beach. This is definitely Old Florida, no crowds, beautiful sand and water, as well as complete relaxation. You are going to love it!

Keywords: Gulf-Front Quadruplex

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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

We stayed a week at Beach Blast and from the moment we arrived we were relaxed and felt at home in the Mills condo. The colors that Kelly used make it look and feel like a resort and the views are absolutely off the chart. we have vacationed all over the Gulf coast and this is hands down our favorite spot for now on! Enjoy coffee in the morning and watch the nearly empty beach and dolphins until you are ready to get in the water. The waves were great for the first two days because of the storm out in Texas, so I got to surf and enjoy getting pounded by the ocean! The remainder of the week it returned to the Gulf waters we all know and love--crystal clear-blue-green and warm. Since this is a dog friendly beach, we brought our 3rd child Lilo who made friends on the beach and enjoyed it as much as we did. At night we enjoyed cooking on the deck and in Kelly's large kitchen, which has every concievable appliance and tool needed. Cape San Blas is a gem if you want to get away from it all. No stop lights, no fast food, no Publix, no Quick Trip and if you unplug the TV you can convince the kids that there is no cable TV out there too! At night you can hear the waves outside. I have not slept so well on a vacation! You know it is a good vacation when you are already talking about what dates to return! BEACH BLAST, we miss you and will see you soon!
Jul 2011
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Port St. Joe Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Convertible bed(s) - 2 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (1) New comfortable mattress with great linens, Queen size Beds (1) New mattresses very comfy, Twin or Single Beds (1) Two twins in third bedroom both with new mattresses, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Two extremely comfy futons, my kids prefer to sleep on them!
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
movies, games, Beach Toys/Chairs, Fish Cleaning Station, No Smoking Allowed Inside the Home, and Please No Pets, My Kids Are Allergic and It Poses a Health Risk, Thanks So Much!


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Gulf-Front Beauty right on the ocean! Million dollar views, steps to the water!
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 57 reviews
Cincinnati, Ohio

Sunset Manor- Beach Blast-Home Away from Home

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I have had one of the best vacations we have ever had. Peace and quiet. Only bad thing is the 27 steps. Place is real clean and every bedroom has a fantastic view of the Gulf. You look out the window and swear you are on a cruise ship. Front deck is one of the best in the area as it gets mid morning sun all the way thru sundown. The Mills have gone out of there way to accommodate all kinds of vacationers with Beach Blast. Shell hunters delight. If you feed seagulls you can actually name special ones. I think a few might follow us back to Ohio. The Grill in Apalachicola has some of the best food in the area. It has been there for over 100 years so I guess they know what they are doing. We would recommend this to anyone wanting a super nice hassle free vacation without all the houpla of big cities. If this place had an elevator it would be heaven on Earth. You can hear the waves 24 hours a day. Front deck is less than 50 feet from the Gulf.

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2008
  • Stayed: January 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are the second story to a Gulf front home. The stairs are broken down with 5/6 steps then a landing. There are 4 seperate landings. The excersise REALLY makes your cold beverage taste wonderful;-) Beach blast itself is all on one level once you arrive. These guests were awesome and hope to have them back soon!!!
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Fantastic Spring Break!

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic time we had. The condo was very well appointed, we had everything we needed. Beds were comfy and condo was very clean, which are 2 things that can make or break a vacation! Decor is perfect for the beach :) The beach was beautiful and many days we had dolphins swimming right in front of us. The deck is perfect for watching the sunset (watch out for the no see ums on the beach at dusk--bring your bug spray!) or watching the kids play on the beach. Perfect location! Thanks for such a wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best beach home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

Love, love, love my time there! Spent a girls weekend at the beach and enjoyed every minute! The dolphins are out every morning, great views sitting from the deck. Steps out onto the beach, nice and convenient, no road noise, nothing but peaceful views. Beautiful colors inside with comfortable beds. Will be back soon! Thank you for a beautiful home away from home.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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THE Beach!

  • 5 of 5

What a great location!...Location...Location...Location.

We had a fabulous time at the beach; just outside our door.

Perfect walking; not crowded; great sand and water!

Just couldn't find the thermostat to make the weather warmer!

We would do it again.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great stay in Beach Blast

  • 5 of 5

We thoughtfully enjoyed our stay in Beach Blast. The views from all angles are incredible. With the windows slightly cracked you could hear the ocean sounds at night from the master bedroom. Kelly is great to work with. Thanks again!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cleveland, Georgia

Greatest vacation EVER!!

  • 5 of 5

The views and home were just amazing. Spacious home, best location on the Cape. Fully stocked with anything and everything we needed. Owner sent us a list of favorite things to do on Cape San Blas and our only regret was we didn't have enough time to do them all. All in our clan agree it was the best vacation and we are making plans for returning soon! Thanks Kelly and Gary for sharing your home with us. What a Blessing!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Panama City
Car: necessary

St, Port Joe State Park, Camping, Horseback Riding on the Beach


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Cleaning and Linens $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

$300.00 Refundable damage deposit is not included in rates.

Pets aren't allowed during Summer weeks. Other seasons are negotiable, please email your request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.