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BEACHFRONT 4BR/3.5BA, 100ft of uncrowded beach, kayaks!

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

4BR/3.5BA with 2 Living Areas, Multiple Decks, Extras and Uncrowded Beaches!

Experience the joy of your own ‘Blue Heaven’ BEACHFRONT on St. George Island!

Create special memories that will last a lifetime in a luxury 4BR/3.5BA home with beautiful and comfortable high end furnishings. With unique post & beam construction and a spacious, open floor plan, ‘Blue Heaven’ is an exceptional home for your beach getaway!

The first level of our home offers 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms and a second living area. Both Queen bedrooms have private deck access, while the middle bedroom with 2 single beds can easily access the wrap-around deck thru one of the many large sliding glass doors in the hall and living area. A laundry closet with large capacity stack-able washer/dryer with beach towels and 2 bathrooms with brand new shower doors separate the sleeping quarters from the second living area where a Queen sleeper sofa, large flat panel TV and beach views abound! Enjoy comfortable seating for relaxing and listening to music or challenge a friend or family member to a game of ping pong.

A spiral staircase takes you upstairs to the top level where the open living area and Master suite with Queen bed await you. The Master suite boasts private deck access and a luxury private bathroom with jetted tub to soak away the tensions and stresses of everyday living.

A fully equipped gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, gas stovetop, double porcelain sinks, 2 convection ovens and large side-by-side refrigerator/freezer makes cooking a fun and enjoyable experience for the entire family. Bar seating accommodates up to 4 and a large dining table with side bar seats up to 6. There is no better place to enjoy a meal than with an unobstructed beach view! The living area is a cozy place to share stories or unwind and enjoy a movie on the large, flat panel with DVD/VHS player. A ½ bath is conveniently located off the living room and multiple large, sliding glass doors lure you outside to take in the fresh, salt air and feel the soothing Gulf breezes.

Enjoy panoramic views from 2 levels of wrap-around decks, greeting the sun as it rises over the Gulf of Mexico and embracing the warm hues of the sun as it sets over the Apalachicola Bay. Each deck is nicely furnished to include a double chaise recliner, hammock or a single bed swing for a quiet and relaxing area to sneak in an after-beach nap or get lost in a novel as the waves crash along the shoreline. Additional seating ensures that everyone in the family has a front row seat for dolphin sightings or bird watching.

Additional touches for your convenience and enjoyment include an exterior elevator, large Green Egg cooker/smoker, extra large ice chest located in a secure and tall wooden stand on the top deck for your food and beverages (keeps ice cold for 5 days!), beach gear (folding beach chairs, beach umbrella--please rinse off for next guests!), corn hole gameboards and 2 ocean kayaks with paddles to explore the Gulf for a chance meeting with a sea turtle!

Our local property manager, Jamie, is standing by to assist you. Come and enjoy a ‘Blue Heaven’ beach experience!

More Details

Jamie Polous
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2017

About Jamie Polous

Forgotten Shores Property Management Group, LLC is available to respond to your phone calls and inquiries. We assist our homeowners in management of their beautiful St. George Island properties and are available to guests throughout their stay. We are pleased to offer 'Blue Heaven' on behalf of our homeowners.

Jamie Polous purchased this house in 2004

Why Jamie Polous chose Florida

WOW! The east end offers one of the best locations on the island.

Large one acre lot with no homes behind us, and only the sea in front. Fewer people, expansive beaches, great views, offering solitude for the soul, and a marvelous place to create memories, heal the spirit, and meet new people on similar journeys in their own lives.

Unlike many areas of the island, the lots in this area are 100 feet wide, which provide for a more private-feel, with less people roaming the beaches, and the opportunity to walk only one mile east, and into the state park for many many miles. There is a private lot behind Blue Heaven, providing an extra sense of privacy from the road. Many of the homes to the east and west are held by private owners, and do not offer rental opportunities, thereby creating a much quieter & more private beachfront experience. The bike/walking paths are right out front and run east and west in both directions. It is wonderful place to enjoy!

We are responsive and work hard to ensure the property is clean, fully stocked, and ready for you & yours to relax, laugh, engage and make memories for a lifetime.

What makes this house unique

Many locals and guests refer to our popular East End location as the most desirable stretch of beach and homes on the Island, offering expansive views and uncrowded beaches. Our 100 foot wide lot (compared to smaller lots in other areas of the Island) allows your family and friends more space to spread out on the beach! This area offers a unique stretch of beach with many private homes, allowing for a quieter, more private beach experience. We are only one mile from the beautiful St. George Island State Park for hiking or fishing and just steps away from the Island-long bike path, which are both great ways to enjoy the natural setting that our hidden paradise offers.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I wanted to let you know how thoroughly we enjoyed your beautiful home last week. It was everything we needed and much more. Even on the rainy days we enjoyed snuggling up and watching the Olympics and sitting on the deck. The beds were extremely comfortable, the kitchen was beautifully equipped, and the house was ideally located.

Ken was very helpful and we loved listening to his British accent! We really appreciated him bringing the toaster, and for him to bring it during the storm was gallant.

Thank you for allowing us to spend our vacation in your home, and we would love to have the honor of renting from you in the future. We also saw how large and beautiful the Whaley House was. Although we didn't go inside obviously, we could only imagine how wonderful it would be to have a large family gathering perhaps using both houses. I will highly recommend both houses to all of my friends and family. Thank you again for being so gracious.
Jul 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in East End in Florida

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Suite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Large, tiled walk-in shower with corner seat
    Lower Level Hall Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Large, tiled walk-in shower, granite counter tops
    Lower Level Hall Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Jacuzzi , Great soaking tub with jets to massage!
    Upper Level - Toilet , Located off of living room
  • Lower Level East Hall Bathroom is the main entry of the home
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master on Main, Upper Level - 1 Large Double Bed , Master- jacuzzi tub & large-walk in shower w/corner seat
    Bedroom 2 (NE) Lower level - 1 Large Double Bed , w/ TV; Bathroom with tiled shower across hall
    Bedroom 3 (Middle) Lower Level - 2 Single Bed , Extra long sterns & foster mattresses (no tv)
    Bedroom 4 (NW) Lower Level - 1 Large Double Bed , w/ TV; Bathroom with Jacuzzi tub & shower across hall
    Lower Level Sitting Area - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen sleeper sofa
  • Top of the line mattresses on all beds! Master suite Queen size Bed - Sleeping Beauty Avignon; Queen Beds (2) - Sterns & Foster- Evington Twin/Single Beds (2) - Sterns & Foster, extra long Queen Sleep Sofa in Lower Level Sitting Room
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
An hand-held outdoor shower or water hose is available to rinse off when coming in from the beach in 2 locations--a great way to get the sand and suntan oil off before coming into the house! If you plan to fish from the surf, there is a fish cleaning area with sink & water hose underneath the house; if you plan to purchase seafood, the ice chest on the top deck will keep your drinks or food cold for the week!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(35 traveller reviews)

BEACHFRONT 4BR/3.5BA, 100ft of uncrowded beach, kayaks!
average rating of 4.9142857 based on 36 reviews

A perfect getaway from reality.

  • 5 of 5

The house was spectacular and was everything we could have imagined and more! We spent many mornings and evenings enjoying the breeze and taking in the view. Our children had amazing time, even when it rained a couple days. We were occupied by board games, cards and books! We had cooked up some oysters on the big green egg and wow! Apalachiola oysters are huge and delicious! Our only complaints....our bedroom door didn't lock and the master bath shower did not drain well at all and there was not a lighter for the grill. Other than that, it was a perfect week on a perfect island!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect place for a family get away. From our 8 year old grandson to our parents, everyone enjoyed

  • 5 of 5

Each morning from the back porch we were entertained by schools of dolphin playing. Plan to spend one night star gazing. We celebrated a family members retirement and the house and the surrounding grounds accommodated our group. The elevator was a blessing for our older family members. Kitchen has all utensils, cookware needed. Beach Is beautiful. Perfect place to sit, read, and play on the water. Management staff was outstanding.

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect home for a relaxing beach trip

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here with a group of friends and children and had the most wonderful time. The house with its wrap around porches and sliding doors is absolutely perfect for staying totally immersed in the sights and the sounds of the beach 24/7. Loved the hammock, swinging bed and the big green egg is the way to go for grilling fresh seafood. Blue Heaven is full of charm!!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property was beautiful.

  • 5 of 5

Celebrated mom's 80th birthday with her 4 children and spouses. Had everything we needed and had a great time.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Orlando, Florida

Best family reunion OF ALL TIME!!

  • 5 of 5

Our entire family of 10, made their way to Blue Heaven all the way from India, Singapore and London to join us two Floridians and pup for what turned out to be the best time we have had together in a very very long time!

The house is beyond gorgeous, the kitchen well appointed and large, the furnishings are of really good quality...but the view, the view is to die for. We spent 5 nights here, and everyone had a blast. From long walks on the beach with the nephews, to charades and movie nights in the large sitting room, beer on the decks as we enjoyed the hammocks, meals cooked together in the kitchen, and hours of ping pong - every single day was amazing. We are a very lets all cook meals together family, and the well equipped kitchen was especially wonderful.

The house was stocked with toilet paper and fresh linens when we came in, and anytime we reached out to them with questions, they were answered immediately. The whole setting up of things was extremely pleasant, and they even allowed us to check out a couple of hours late - which was really nice as getting 10 people co-ordinated is a chore.

I try to think of a negative, and nothing. Zilch. Go here. Do it. It will be awesome.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nashville, TN

Beyond our Expectations in Every Way

  • 5 of 5

Our family had the opportunity to stay in Blue Heaven this past week and I cannot express how much we loved this house. Blue Heaven has the feel of a home rather than just a typical beach rental house--from the decor, to condition of the home, to the generous amenities shared by the owners with their guests, Blue Heaven was the perfect place to relax and enjoy our week at St. George Island. Our teenagers especially loved the ping-pong table on the first level overlooking the beach, and we all enjoyed the kayaks and the quality beach chairs provided by the owners. In fact, there is a whole closet of fun beach gear that they generously share with their guests. The kitchen has everything you need and more (and the Green Egg for grilling was a treat for my husband! ;)

All of the living areas have expansive views of the beach, which is literally steps away. Oh, and the outdoor lounging options are fabulous! We all enjoyed reading on the swing bed and the hammocks. And the best part are the owners and Jamie, who manages the property. We had a situation arise during our stay that had nothing to do with the house--even though Jamie and the owners had absolutely no obligation to help us work through this situation, they graciously did so anyway. We are so grateful. We discovered first hand that the kind words in the reviews of others are completely deserved.

We have been coming to SGI one to two time per year for 10 years and this was by far one of our VERY favorite homes--we definitely hope to return soon!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Tallahassee Regional Airport & NW FL Intern'l-95mi
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Eddie Teach's Raw Bar, Some Like it Hotter
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
to Dog Island, a neighboring barrier island
Nearest Golf
32 Miles
St James Bay Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Hwy 98 and Hwy 300
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Blue Parrot Oceanside Cafe
Nearest Beach
St George Island!
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
St, George Island State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Cape St. George Island Lighthouse
Nearest Point of Interest
Sikes Cut
Nearest Point of Interest
Dog Island
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Eastpoint, Fl
Nearest Point of Interest
Eddy Teaches Raw Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
The Whaley House
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Market Place
Nearest Point of Interest
Harry A's Restaurant & Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Blue Parrot restaurant & tiki bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Liquor Store & do it yourself Car Wash
Nearest Point of Interest
Some Like It Hotter
Car: recommended

The highly rated St. George Island State Park is only a few minutes out the driveway, one mile east!

Journeys of St. George Island offers lots of excursions & activities--bay and deep sea fishing with the area's best captains, kayaking trips to many of the nearby rivers & the bay, excursions to theadjacent barrier islands shelling & walking, sunset & sunrise cruises with opportunities to see dolphins right at the boat! Rent Sea-Doos from Dave at the Blue Parrot; Eastpoint, the rural community across the bay from the island, has seafood houses offering all the local fish & oysters, caught fresh the same day. The extra large Green Egg cooker/smoker on the deck is bound to offer fabulous dinner options! Local oysters from our bays are world famous, and are undoubtedly the best available. Buy a bushel, ice them down in the ice chest provided, set it down on the front porch, and eat your heart out! As an alternative, there are fabulous restaurants on the Island & in the neighboring town of Apalachicola. We highly recommend a day trip to Apalachicola (only a 15 minute drive from the Island) to enjoy the downtown area with many local gift shops and amazing restaurants!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in East End, USA

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer 2017
25 Jun 2017 - 8 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Last Minute Special!
9 Jul 2017 - 15 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Fall 2017
6 Aug 2017 - 5 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Winter 2017
6 Nov 2017 - 18 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Thanksgiving 2017
19 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Winter 2017
26 Nov 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Christmas 2017 & New Years
24 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Winter 2018
3 Jan 2018 - 24 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £386.51
Tax Rate 9.0%

Rates subject to change until confirmed with payment

Normal turn day requirements are Sunday arrival/departure, but off turn day bookings are considered in the slower seasons and for last minute bookings, please inquire.

Monthly rates will be considered for January and February only, for 28 consecutive nights

Please refer to our Rental Agreement for our cancellation policy

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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