Steps to Beach, Great Views, Bikes, Kayak, Fishing
'Get Your Bathing Suit On'is a custom-built, Key West-style beach home that has RELAX written all over it! This first-tier home is less than 100 steps to the beautiful, white, sandy beach on the Gulf of Mexico. The gorgeous Gulf beach views can be appreciated from the living room, dining room, the loft, the porch, the deck and the kitchen of our home. With its 3 separate sleeping areas,with a total of four baths,screened porch and sundeck, our whimsically-decorated home can easily accommodate a family or small group... but is still small enough for couples on a romantic getaway!!
For your convenience, we have two cruiser bikes and a car bike rack, a tandem Kayak, a kayak cart and a Tommy Bahama Beach Cart with Umbrella to easily tote all your things to the beach. We maintain a large list of beach supplies and equipment for you to use while staying with us. We have, for your use, a large cooler, kids fishing poles, snorkeling masks, sand mats, rafts, crab nets, crab bucket and a crab trap, boogie boards, wave boards, noodles, shovels, pails, large outdoor grill, grilling utensils, tennis rackets and beach toys!
There is plenty do do but if you decide to stay at our wonderful home and just relax, you will have a fantastic time enjoying the sweeping Gulf views and spectacular sunsets from the living room, kitchen, dining room, loft, sun deck and screened porch and if you decide to stroll along our quiet and award winning beaches, you can find a variety of seashells to collect, watch the dolphins swimming by, see the mullet jumping in the bayou or catch the eagles and osprey scouting for prey.
Of course, swimming, sunbathing, fishing in the surf or crabbing in the bayou are always a lot of fun.
Our area outfitters also rent bikes, canoes, paddle boards, snorkeling equipment and kayaks and can deliver them to our home if you ask them too!
Our neighborhood is extremely quiet and friendly, with no thru traffic - a great place for families with children, or for anyone who just wants to get away from it all!
Money Bayou is just a short walk down the beach where you can catch blue crabs, throw your cast net or put in your kayak to explore the winding waterway. Scalloping in nearby St. Joe Bay is also a lot of fun during the summer scallop season. These sweet, tender delicacies are a favorite for dinner or can be frozen to be enjoyed later when you return home. In addition, nearby Indian Pass is famous for its delicious oysters!
The GROUND LEVEL has a bedroom with a queen bed and a private 1/2 bath which is perfect for the mother-in-law or a guest couple. The garage is also on this level and contains the washer & dryer as well as a plentiful supply of beach chairs, rafts and beach toys for your convenience. There is also a hot/cold outdoor shower conveniently located on the ground-level deck.
The MAIN LEVEL has gleaming heart pine floors throughout. It contains the kitchen with breakfast bar, dining nook and living room that open to the screened porch with pub-height table and chairs that make it easy to dine 'al fresco' while enjoying the view. In addition, the inside dining area has a very comfortable window seat perfect for afternoon naps or reading a book from our collection. The Master Bedroom, with king bed, is also located on this level and has a private full bath. The second full bath is also on this level.
The LOFT, which serves as the third bedroom, has two twin beds with built-in drawers. The loft also has a 1/2 bath. It is perfect for kids/teenagers or friends. It also has a large open area that provides plenty of extra room for play.
The house has WiFi and all the bedrooms and the loft have their own TVs with DVD players. There is also a TV, DVD player and CD player in the living room.
Just 20 minutes to the east is the historic and quaint fishing town of Apalachicola. Here you will find some great shopping as well as many wonderful restaurants and night spots. In addition, you can just walk along the boardwalk and see what catch the fishing boats have brought in for the day.
We invite you to stay at 'Get Your Bathing Suit On'to relax and enjoy 'Old Florida.'
Keywords: Single Family House
• Vacation Rental
• Guests Provide Their Own Meals
• Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
Renters under the age of 25 must be accompanied by an parent/guardian
• Pets Considered:
Small Dogs Only
• Non Smoking Only
• Long-Term Renters WelcomeTripAdvisor property ID 4848287...Read more
Steps to Beach, Great Views, Bikes, Kayak, Fishing Port Saint Joe, Florida
Additional Location Information
Money Bayou is an area of the Gulf Coast like no other. The natural dunes of the beaches, the habitat of St. Joseph's Buffer Preserve and St. Vincent Island, and the unique ecosystem of the bayou makes this a neighborhood where can find endless opportunities for relaxation, adventure and enjoyment. Whether you are a bird watcher, a kayaker, a cyclist, a naturalist, a fishing maniac, a cyclist, a paddle boarder, a hiker, a snorkeler or just a happy sun bather relaxing on a beach towel, Money bayou will not disappoint you!
More About This Location
Beach or lakeside relaxation, Waterfront
Nearest airport: Panama City, Florida, 30.01 miles Car is essential
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