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8/11-8/18 Cancellation Special Gulf Front-Pets-Spa on Deck-Sleeps 10 Kayaks

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,800 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

4BR/3BTH Gulf Front,Pets, new spa , sleeps 10 , 2 kayaks, 2 Grills,Concierge

Two Palms Villa - Beachfront - Beautiful Villa- 4 BDR / 3 BATH pet friendly, Cape San Blas Vacation Rental,gulf front vacation home minutes from St. Joseph Peninsula State Park.-If you find our website you will find many more photos, videos and Information about both our homes , TWO PALMS VILLA and the other house with Pool.) Please email us or call us and we can give you the best rate and explain any additional fees.

This beautiful home sits right on the pristine Gulf beach in a low density area of The Forgotten Coast. It has a private boardwalk to the beach and fabulous Gulf views from most rooms and the upper and lower covered decks, a Jacuzzi in the master Bath, new outdoor hot tub on the front deck, 2 outdoor BBQ grill's. Like most of the area beaches, Two Palms features miles of pristine white sand in either direction. This is a vacationer's dream home with expansive Gulf of Mexico views, spacious decks and upscale furnishing and decor.Take a look at our photos you won't believe you can rent this much house on this gorgeous a stretch of The Gulf for these low rates. To the land side, 2 Palms enjoys two vacant lots to the East and view of St. Joe Bay Buffer Zone with pristine woodlands and no houses or development on .80 Acre lot.

We are unique since we do have a private concierge and property manager that has lived in the area for years and can be a great source of information for you. She will take care of your vacation needs and be available in a moments notice. We take pride in our home and feel all our guests are special so we treat you that way! You will find that you have a home away from home with the beauty of the natural beach surroundings.

This home was recently refurbished from floor to ceiling. Check out the 360 degree Video's of every room (on Website way down near the end of this page) and even the outside with the Hot Tub, Horse Shoe Pit and Shuffle Board Court. It is only a mile from the world famous Indian Pass Raw Bar which serves the best oysters and shrimp found anywhere. You can see dolphins cavorting in the surf daily, enjoy fabulous fishing right from shore and, if you're lucky, you might catch a glimpse of a nesting sea turtle. And to top it off, Two Palms is only minutes from the majestic sand dunes and Number 1 ranked beaches of Cape San Blas at St. Joseph Peninsula and also the incredible natural beauty and wildlife of St. Joseph Peninsula State Park. See our website for all our guests comments!!! Please ask for our website address.

Amenities:: Four Cable TVs, Two VCRs, Stereo w/CD, Phone, WIFI, Full Kitchen, Washer, Dryer, Microwave, Refrigerator, Stove, Cookware & Utensils, Linens, Two Covered Decks, Jacuzzi Tub in Master Bedroom, huge outdoor hot tub on the deck facing the Gulf under the stars, Private Boardwalk to Beach, Covered Parking for Two Cars.Shuffle Board Court and Bocci Ball Set. Catch Fish and Blue Crabs From the shore in front of Two Palms. If you want a private pool we do have another house that we do not list, please ask for pictures. We now have 2 ocean kayaks and 1 stand up paddle (SUP) for your personal use, our compliments!

Go to :

Links to more information- AT BOTTOM OF PAGE THERE IS A LINK FOR OUR PROPRIETARY WEBSITE - SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN (More Photos, Videos and Information than you could ever want)

Activities:: World Class Fishing and Crabbing, Boating, Walking on Beach, Horse Back Riding, Surfing,Shelling, Hiking, Bird Watching, Kayaking, Swimming, Water Sports of all kinds, Golfing.

More Details

Property Manager
Lydia Burns
Member since: 2002
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 June, 2018

About Lydia Burns

We are a family from a suburb in Chicago, Il. (Wilmette) who discovered Cape San Blas in 1998. We were so attracted to this beautiful area and this wonderful Gulf Front Beach home, called Two Palms, that we bought the house without me actually seeing the house. Boy we were lucky!!! What a great house and gorgeous area.

We stand ready to provide you with a value added and magical vacation experience. Our private manager/concierge, Kelly, who lives in town will be there to help you in any way and will take care of any problem or emergency you may have. We are also a phone call away from helping you in any way!!!!!

Thanks and Enjoy!!!!

Peter and Lydia Burns- Burns Management

Lydia Burns purchased this villa in 2000

Why Lydia Burns chose Port St. Joe

The beach is really large and wide here. There were/are 2 vacant lots to the East of our property and allows for wide angle and gorgeous unobstructed views of The Gulf of Mexico.

Check out our reviews and especially our value added service with our new Concierge, Manager- Kellywho lives in town. WE GOT YOUR BACK!!!!!! We can not promise that there will not be a problem or issue......BUT we can promise we will provide solutions IMMEDIATELY!!!!!

The lot is almost a full acre and there is only Two Palms between the highway (County Road C-30-A) and the Gulf of Mexico. Finally, on the other side of the road, is a huge Buffer /Preservation Reserve that has no houses or buildings on it. This is an extremely low density area, very private and views as a far as the eye can see. Enjoy the Hot Tub right on the deck for gorgeous views of the Gulf of Mexico, Beach and Brilliant Stars!!

What makes this villa unique

This is one of the few Pet Friendly Beaches in the U.S. and the beach at the State Park was rated the BEST beach in the U.S. in 2003. Fishing is out of this world with some of the best and freshest shrimp, oysters, crab, scallops and Grouper you will find anywhere!! Lastly, there are no buildings permitted in Gulf County taller than 3 stories. There are no GIANT condos on the beach.

Bon Fires are permitted on the beach, car permits for driving on the beach are available and there is a very long bike path out to the State Park. Bike rentals are available.

We now have 2 Kayaks available for your personal use. A Two person and One person Ocean Going kayaks and a SUP Board.

We have a shuffle board court in the Car Port, a Horse Shoe Pit with backstop and a Bocci Ball set.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Date of Stay Feb 19 to 25, 2018

Family of 5 and 2 dogs.

First time to the St. Joe/Cape San Blas area. Love the dog friendly beaches, bonfires on the beach, kayaking on Money Bayou, views of beach from screen porch and upper balcony off of master (our favorite). Peter and Kelley (the property manager) are so welcoming and accommodating. The house is comfortable with lots of locations for reading and taking in the spectacular views. We enjoyed the close proximity of Indian Pass Raw Bar and Provisions in PSJ. Beach was never crowded. Enjoyed taking day trips to Apalachicola, Touring Cape San Blas, Walking in Downtown PSJ. Kids had a blast setting a bait trap (an accommodation of the house) in Money Bayou and making daily trips to see their catch. Home is situated so one can view the sun rise and sunset. Did I mention the balcony off of the master bed room upstairs?!? Truly a special place with fun, relaxation for the whole family. Not sure who had more fun, the dogs, us or kids.
Feb 2018
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Port St. Joe in Gulf County

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 17:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • please see rental agreement for all rules and cancellation policy
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • town ...
  • Water View
  • waterfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • ISDN Access
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Additional outdoor showers, 2 grills, one charcoal and one gas.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • There is also a queens sleeper in the sitting area on lower floor.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Binoculars
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Barbecue ...
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Decking
  • 1 bicycles
  • 10 garden chairs
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • Jacuzzi
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
We also have a new home with a private pool, please ask about it! More availabilty since it is not listed.


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average rating of 4.866667 based on 141 reviews

Amazing family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time! The beach was very secluded, and the home had everything we needed for a relaxing vacation. We hope to come back again soon!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great property owner!

  • 5 of 5

Due to extreme circumstances we had to cancel a few weeks in advance. The owner was so accommodating! It was a huge relief given what we are going through. I’ll post back when we finally do stay but I can vouch for the genuine kindness of the property owner. Nice folks.

  • Review Submitted: 20-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful location, all the amenities you would need!!

  • 5 of 5

Had a blissful week of R&R! Cannot wait to go back!!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing Beach Rental

  • 5 of 5

Two Palms is a beach house rental gem! It very comfortably sleeps 10 people and has very thoughtful extras that help to make the rental experience over-the-top. The kitchen has everything you'll need to make cooking and eating-in easy for a large group. The grills, shuffleboard, horseshoe pit, tvs, good pillows/beds, nice deck furniture, kayaks and paddleboard really add so much to making it a place where you have all the extras to make for a great vacation and great memories. The owner really cares that you are comfortable in his home and it shows.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We had an outstanding week at Two Palms

  • 5 of 5

The home is everything we had hoped for and more!

The Burn’s went out of their way to make sure we had the best experience.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful, spacious house right on the beach.

  • 5 of 5

We were pleasantly surprised by the area. The bonfires on the beach and the dog-friendly atmosphere particularly set this place apart from other rentals.

We stayed for the holidays and had different arrival and departure times for extended family. There was always enough room to accommodate everyone.

We love this area!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind remarks! This is a special area of Cape San Blas, Old Florida at its Best. It is particularly spacious with out a ton of houses on top each other. The Beach is HUGE and SPACIOUS. It is perfect for Bon Fires and dogs. There is a huge problem with Beach Erosion out on most of the Cape, however in our area we actually have been gaining tons of sand. We have over a football field in front of Two Palms Villa. The Beach is OUTSTANDING! The house is very spacious and comfortable. It is great to spend the Holidays with our Christmas Tree and decorations. The Hot Tub on the Deck is the Best at night time and star gazing! Thanks for staying with us.-Peter B.- Owner Burns Management Beach Vacation Rentals
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Panama City, Florida
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Raw Bar- Oyster Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Port St. Joe Country Club-Public
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Triple Tails
Nearest Beach
Right on the beach! Cape San Blas
Car: necessary

This map does not show the address correctly of the property. It is on the Gulf of Mexico, beach front. It is not on the bay. it is DIRECTLY on the Gulf of Mexico. There are no other houses in Front or Back of Two Palms. It is in between the Gulf of Mexico and the highway (Florida County Road C-30-A) west of money bayou and the Raw Bar. Also there are 2 vacant lots to the East of Two Palms , which is on almost a full ACRE lot, that creates glorious vistas of the beach and Gulf. It is a remarkably large compound, extremely private and almost deserted beach that is also one of the only remaining PET FRIENDLY beaches in Florida. Vehicles are also allowed on the beach with a permit. Finally, we have a private Manager/Concierge that lives less than 1 mile away who will help you with anything you need or desire.

Other Activities: Shelling,crabbing,bon fires,golf carts on beach,Star Gazing


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Port St. Joe, Florida

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
summer 2018
27 May 2018 - 11 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
12 Aug 2018 - 18 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer 2018
19 Aug 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Fall 2018
2 Sep 2018 - 24 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Winter 2018
25 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Holiday Weeks
22 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Winter 2019
6 Jan 2019 - 2 Mar 2019
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Spring 2019
3 Mar 2019 - 15 Mar 2019
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Spring Break 2019
16 Mar 2019 - 30 Mar 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Spring 2019
31 Mar 2019 - 19 Apr 2019
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Easter Week 2019
20 Apr 2019 - 27 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer 2019
18 May 2019 - 17 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £75.29
cleaning and linens £188.22 + Tax

We are very strict on the number of people the house sleeps. Extra people over 10 for this house will be subject to $500 extra.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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