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Newly Available - Florida Style Beachfront Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

This Newly Renovated Beachfront Home Is Now Available To The Rental Market.

Built right on the beach at beautiful Alligator Point, this Ground Level house is a perfect getaway for someone looking for a Cottage on the Beach. It has recently been renovated to provide all the comforts of home. This two bedroom house is perfect for a couple looking for a romantic getaway yet has enough room for kids as well. Our house is Pet Friendly and includes a carport. Some of the amenities includes a beachfront fire pit and its own Private Beach Cabana.

Camp Neel
Member since: 2016
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 18, 2018

Why Camp Neel chose Alligator Point

This property has just been renovated with mostly new furniture, linens, appliances, etc. It sits right on the beach with beautiful sunsets. There is a beachside fire pit provided and has its own-private BEACH CABANA

What makes this cottage unique

Private Beach Cabana

Beachfront Fire Pit

Pet Friendly

One step Deck

Sunroom for Relaxing inside with a perfect View of the Beach

Double Carport for storage of vehicles and/or outdoor supplies


Alligator Point Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
  • The bathroom was completely renovated with a new toilet, sink, paint and electrical. The tub includes a shower and new shower curtain. The bathroom closet includes towels, wash, cloths, etc.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
  • Master bedroom has a queen size bed with new mattress-box springs and dual nightstands. There are chest of drawers and a large closet. The room also has a flat screen TV, alarm clock and ceiling fan. Guest bedroom has two double size beds with new mattresses-box springs with a single nightstands. The room also has a closet, alarm clock and ceiling fan.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • luaus
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

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Newly Available - Florida Style Beachfront Cottage
average rating of 4.7222223 based on 18 reviews

Great Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location for a restful vacation right on the beach and has all the amitities of home. Very peaceful.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Alligator Point 2018

  • 5 of 5

This old Florida style beach house is just what we wanted! It has had enough restoring to keep it comfortable but not so much as to destroy its charm. Access to beach is seconds from the house and gulf is the view. Large pines have been left in the yard which add to the view. We are hoping to return in the near future.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad that you guys enjoyed it there. Please come back any time.
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Beautiful private property!

  • 4 of 5

Property was private and beach access and cabana was wonderful! If you want peace and quiet, this is your place.We saw dolphins, stingrays, and a shark right next to the beach. Buy groceries and supplies before arriving. Plan to cook or grill some of the time as restaurants are 20 miles away. The gas grill was out of propane and we had to go to Panacea to refill it. The last person who used it left one of the burners on and emptied the tank. Other than that, the house was fine, not fancy but has everything you need. Definitely a great place for nature lovers!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Close to the beach

  • 4 of 5

Loved that you could step out the back door and be right on the beach. Suited our family's needs. The only down side was the beds were old and squeaky and the sheets and bedspread were old and dated.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you had a good time... we love it down there. I am not sure I understand your comments about the beds. All three beds- headboards, frames, mattresses, box springs, etc are about a year old. With that said... I know people have different preferences for mattresses, but everything is new and top quality. I checked it out after your review and noticed the bedframe was disconnected from the headboard. This might be why it was squeaky. I've asked our property manager to tighten those bolts so the next guest will not have any issues. If you stay with us in the future, please let me know if something doesn't meet your satisfaction and I will try to address before you leave. Thank you
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  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a rental property near all the action (restaurants, bars, shopping), this place is NOT for you. But if you're looking for a quiet, family getaway to escape then this is it!!! The low-traffic, quiet beach is fantastic and Cabana is PERFECT for getting out of the sun. We'll be back...

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you... come back any time!
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Perfect location for a relaxing beach vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our party of 5 (3 adults, 2 children age 10 & 12) stayed for a week at Alligator Point. We enjoyed the natural setting and saw lots of wildlife (crabs, birds, a white squirrel, turtles, starfish, stingrays). This is a great place for a quiet vacation-there are no touristy shops here, just a beautiful, almost deserted beach. The beach pavilion was wonderful for escaping the sun to read or nap. the ocean was a bit too choppy for paddle boards or kayaking during our stay, but we did enjoy fishing from the shore. Be aware-the beach has a fair amount of sea grass and the water is not crystal clear, but these things don't bother us. The sand is wonderful, powdery white like sugar, though!

As far as the house goes it is not fancy, but it had a well equipped kitchen, a nice sun porch for gazing at the waves, and a big living area. Bedrooms and bathroom were adequate (mattresses were a bit hard but we slept well anyway). The sun deck on the ocean side of the house was amazing.

We took a side trip to Wakulla Springs State Park-highly recommend the boat ride for nature lovers! This is unspoiled Old Florida at its best! Be sure to check out local seafood restaurants-Poseys is amazing. Also, make sure to stock up on groceries before you come-grocery stores are a good distance away. If your are able to bring bicycles, this is a great way to tour the area including the marina.

The owner, Camp Neel, was very accommodating and gave us good tips for fishing, etc during our stay.

Overall, we had a great, relaxing beach vacation!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words... I'm glad you enjoyed our house and the area. Please keep us in mind for future trips.
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Tallahassee Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Tiki Bar at Alligator Point Yacht Basin
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
St James Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Tiki Bar at Alligator Point Yacht Basin
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Alligator Point Beach

The area is full of unique attractions including Wakulla Springs riverboat rides, Fresh Water Springs, Museum, Panacea Aquarium, Festivals, State Parks, etc.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance $59

Rates are subject to change until a booking is confirmed. Credit card Payment through VRBO website, PayPal or by check in advance is accepted A 60 day cancellation notice prior to the check-in date is required to receive a full refund of the rental fees paid.

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.

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