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Beachfront. POOL! 7 Bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms Beautifully Decorated

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms7
Half Baths1
Space 5,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 7 Bedrooms + Loft, 7.5 Baths, (Sleeps 14-16)

Luxury property which is over 5200 square feet and is decorated to perfection. Kitchen has double oven, two dishwashers, two refrigerators, separate ice maker, two sinks with open space and pantry with additional refrigerator to accommodate large groups. Extensive kitchen equipment. There is everything you need to cook all meals.

Overlooking the wide, sandy beach the house has first level kitchen and living area with an elevator to all floors. Eating area will accommodate 10 at table with other seating available at kitchen bar and decks. The decks have long views down the beach and there is a bay view from the back bedrooms. There is a private boardwalk to the beach.

Home has multiple sliding glass doors on first level, one which opens out to the beautiful screened in porch allowing the gulf breezes to blow in .

Home has 2 beautiful screened porches overlooking private pool and hot tub. Pool has a 4' sunning shelf to keep cool during hot summer days. There is a hot tub overlooking the beach. Outdoor screened kitchen has large gas grill with granite counter tops, outdoor refrigerator.

Each bedroom has a private deck with water views. 4 bedrooms are beachfront with adjoining bath. Baths each have double sinks, walk in showers and a water closet. Two queen bedrooms and children's suite each have adjoining bath with single sink vanity, tub/shower combination. Top floor contains master bedroom with its own see thru fireplace between luxury bath and master bedroom. Master bath contains an extra large walk in shower, garden tub looking out to gulf and large double vanities with a water closet.

The first floor living area has a overlook from the 2nd floor with double plantation fan and painted ceiling mural. There is a stereo with satellite radio and intercom system throughout and a bar and fireplace in the main living area. Multiple flat screen TV's and video system throughout home. Home is decorated beyond your expectations.

4 kings, 2 queens, 2 twins, 2 twin sleeper sofas

Please see more pictures of our home and a 360 degree view at Resort Vacation Properties. The name of our home on their site is Solitude.

Keywords: beach front

More Details

Owner
Lori
Member since: 2003
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2018

About Lori

We have been going to St. George Island since 1994. It is the second home we designed and built on the island. We have traveled to beaches all over the world and find this one to be the the widest, greatest sand with absolutely no crowds. We hate staying in junky rental homes and it is my commitment to you that we have the absolute best in the house. You will never be short of anything in the kitchen and when it gets 'used' we throw and buy new. We like the east end because it has far less bugs, no vegetation on the beach and is within a mile of the state park.

Lori purchased this house in 2007

Why Lori chose East End

Beaches are the very best! We are 15 minutes from Apalachicola with unique shops and great restaurants. The island has terrific restaurants, biking and a state park that looks like it has never been touched.

What makes this house unique

Our house has it all! 7 bedrooms. Each bedroom with its own bath and each with TV for the night owls or when you just must get away. Beachside pool and a hot tub

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time with 15 people at Solitude. We didn'ave have the best weather but we made the best out of it! We evern named a new drink after the house "It was like being at the Ritz" We loved the pool ad hottb and caughter several nice sized flish. The kitchen allowed us to cook many means. We have never experience such small crowds on the bgeach. We felt like the beach was ours. We would all come back in the future. Thank you.
Apr 2009
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Amenities

East End House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5200 sq. ft.
  • 4 stories
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
  • Each bathroom for the king rooms has a double sink, walk in shower and a water closet. Each queen bedroom has a single sink, and shower/tub combination. Single bedroom and loft has a single sink and shower/tub combination
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 7 - 2 twin/ single
    Loft - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Single sleeper sofas
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
2 fireplaces, 2 screened porches, outdoor sound system, satellite radio throughout house, whole house intercom system, two dishwashers, 2 refrigerators, large pantry with additional refrigerator, beach chairs provided, fish cleaning sink, outdoor shower with hot/cold water, expansive decks from every bedroom, private boardwalk to beach

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beachfront. POOL! 7 Bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms Beautifully Decorated
average rating of 4.888889 based on 40 reviews
5

Outstanding!

  • 5 of 5

Solitude is by far, without a doubt, the finest, best positioned home in St George Island. My first visit was when it was first available for rent in 2006. My family has never wanted to stay anywhere else. Our perfect beach house. I am blessed to be able to afford to stay in any house on the island. Suffice it to say I've chosen Solitude every year for the last eleven, and will continue to do so!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We love to have you every year.
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5

Army Navy Football Game Weekend on the Beach 2017

  • 5 of 5

The perfect size for 7 couples over the extended Army Navy Football game weekend. We had plenty of room and did not get in each others' way over a 7 day stay. Couples were from up and down the eastern seaboard to include Pittsburgh and Indiana. The weather started out rainy but improved over the stay. We walked on the beach daily, flew kites, and grilled every night. The pool and hot tub was fantastic and warm enough even for December. Although an Apalachicola resident, it was a great get-away for us and our 40 year friends. Clean, very well decorated and would give it 6 stars if the rating was available. Lori thank you for being flexible on the last day, we had 5 different itineraries to meet so that all could leave comfortably. We will definitely do it again. Only bad thing NAVY lost the game. BEAT ARMY in 2018.

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We loved having you. As long time Va Beach residents we can only agree with Beat Army! (Sorry future Army guests!).
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Gainesville, GA
5

Everything we needed and more!

  • 5 of 5

We have rented numerous beach homes over the years and this one was as close to perfect as we could have asked. The kitchen was extremely well equipped and even included liquid and dishwasher soaps, and there was lots of space for 4 families (14 people) in every way. We did have to make a few calls to the local representatives about the pool not heating properly, a glitch with the elevator upon arrival, and a few other minor things, but found them most responsive! We realized we left behind a few things that were found by the cleaning people and they were kind enough to promise to return them C.O.D. today.

The walk to the beach was easy and mostly level ( about 4 steps at the end of the walkway) and the views were spectacular. Loved the 4 Ocean Front King bedrooms. Lori, the owner was very accommodating and quick to respond. Although we usually like to explore different coast lines, it would be a house we would definitely consider re-booking.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a wonderful week at this house! There are 16 of us, including the 8 grandchildren, and we could not have enjoyed it more! The house is great, the beach is really nice and private, and with the small grandchildren (6 are age five or under), the pool was a very popular place to spend much of the day!! This house is the perfect layout for privacy as well as group times. The kitchen seemed to have everything and we really enjoyed meal times because we could all eat together. A special thanks to Lori and her family for sharing such a wonderful vacation place.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

Kitchen is a dream with two refrigerators and every conceivable piece of cookware. Beds are very comfortable. Easy flat walk to the beach. Pool and spa a great addition.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ingalls, Indiana
5

Perfect for a Group

  • 5 of 5

I cannot thank Lori enough for the experience we had at Solitude. Every person on the trip pulled me aside and asked when we would be back. Everything was well appointed and the Island itself along with Apalachicola is a gem. Thanks again for a beautiful place for us to celebrate in. Cheers!

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Several Deep Sea Fishing operators are near by.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pool Heat (optional) $350 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Hurricane Insurance is 5% of gross rental amount.

Owner'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.