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Secluded Ranch Style Home

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6 - 8)

WELCOME TO TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA'S CAPITAL

Whether you are traveling for business, pleasure or both, we are prepared to provide you with the accommodations to make your stay an enjoyable one. Our goal is to provide our guest with clean and safe homes with many of the amenities of home for the traveler. This fully furnished twenty six square foot home comes complete with cable television, Wi-Fi, linens and a fully stocked kitchen. Renting a home alleviates the need for renting several rooms when traveling in small or large groups. Family and friends traveling together can share the expenses while still maintaining your own private space. Just the cost of eating out alone may justify the cost of renting a home. The three bedrooms have a queen and two full beds. There are also two full sleeper sofas in the den. Each bedroom has its own television eliminating the need to fight over the remote. The den boast a den with a wood burning fireplace for those chilly evenings. Don't allow your time in cramped living spaces. Let us provide your accommodation needs 'when your stay requires more than a room.'

Choose us when "Your stay requires more than just a room.“

More Details

Owner
Sheila Blue
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
16 February, 2017

About Sheila Blue

We are both educators in Miami Dade County. Both of our children attended college in Tallahassee. After an exhausting search for off campus housing we opted to purchase a home so that we could enjoy quality time with our children when we visited Tallahassee. Thus our business was born! We love Tallahassee and all it has to offer. We hope to retire here in the near future.

Why Sheila Blue chose North West Florida

This home is a great home just outside the city. It offers a secluded space for relaxing after a busy and hectic day in Tallahassee. This house although located just minutes from downtown, colleges/universities, the airport and local attractions provides the feel of rural Tallahassee. You are more likely to encounter many of the local animals such as squirrels, foxes, cardinals more than other people. The yard is fantastic in each season, in the spring the flora and fauna are in full bloom and the colors and scents are fabulous. In the winter the starkness of the trees and grass provide a perfect backdrop to fall/winter. Inside the house is spacious and roomy. The screened in back porch offers a perfect place for relaxing.

What makes this house unique

We fell in love with the interior space of this home. I loved the flowers that appear each spring! The columns gives the house character. We love the way that the house sits backs off the road. It's a very unique house!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Tallahassee in Leon County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • rural
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Den - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
  • 1- King size beds in master bedroom 1 Queen size bed in second bedroom 1 Full size bed in third bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

Secluded Ranch Style Home
average rating of 4.5333333 based on 15 reviews
Miami, Florida
5

Christmas was more than I imagined

  • 5 of 5

I lodged here for 4 days during the Christmas holiday. I wanted to be near my grandchildren, so I planed this Christmas away from home. My mom, hubby and the family packed up and headed to Tallahassee. This was the perfect home away from home. I was able to cook dinner and invite family and friends over. We had a blast. The house was well kept and bedrooms were very comfortable. Thank you to Sheila, the owner for the ease of renting the property. Christmas was so much more that I expected. Will definitely lodge here again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, Illinois
5

The best homecoming stay!!!!

  • 5 of 5

The property without a doubt lives up to the expectation of luxurious. It was grand in size compared to hotels and other vacation rentals in Tallahassee. This made entertaining our family and classmates wonderful. We were impressed with how beautiful and immaculately clean it was. Not to mention, the neighborhood was peaceful and serene just far enough from the busy college crowd but close enough to take part in the homecomming festivities. We will certainly be returning for another pleasant stay!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Greensboro, NC
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

I had an amazing time in Tallahassee, and staying here was just the icing on the cake. My family and I came just to spend time with my son who is attending school there. It couldn't come home for the summer due to classes he had to take so we brought the family to him. All I have got to say is that this place really felt like home. The yard is huge! A great placying space for my younger children. Inside, everything you could ever need to feel at home was there. I just couldn't see myself renting a hotel room when we visit Tallahassee again after this. It was just too comfortable and a much better way for my family and I to bond with my son who has been away from us finishing up his degree. The setting made it even harder to part ways with him. We didn't want to leave! The owner, Sheila, was very nice and welcoming. I would definitely recommend this home to anyone traveling to Tallahassee. Just amazing. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent customer service

  • 5 of 5

Sheila was very helpful in pointing us in the direction of a home for our sized family at our budget level, prompt with great pictures, and followed up with phone calls to make sure we received the information. She was always honest and not pushy. I would recommend trying her places:)

  • Review Submitted: Feb 18, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Laura, thank you so much for your kind words. We appreciate your taking time to give us a review. Thanks again and we hope that you would contact us again for your housing needs in Tallahassee. Thomas and Sheila Blue
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ATL, GA
4

Nice, quiet and comfortable

  • 4 of 5

Rented recently. Had a great time visiting Tallahassee for Homecoming and was nicely surprised when we arrived at the house. The inside was nice and spacious, the yard was huge and overall the place had a secluded vibe. I would definitely stay there again. The only issue we had was a minor issue with one of the bathrooms and one of the electrical outlets. Aside from that, everything else was as advertised.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 28, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. We took care of the minor issues. We certainly welcome you to return to our home.
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Panama City Beach , FL
3

Owner Exceptional Nice

  • 3 of 5

Our Family stay here was comfortable. Being able to cook for my family is always something that makes a weekend together much more special. The place was large. We were able to BBQ outside and spend time on the porch. The owner was great and she was very attentive to us. The house needed some attention which the owner responded that she is working on it.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Tallahassee, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Graduation
28 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,201
for 2 nights
From
£400
£2,402
£4,244
 
 
Graduation
5 May 2017 - 7 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,201
for 2 nights
From
£400
£2,402
£4,244
 
 
FSU vs. UM
14 Sep 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,441
for 2 nights
From
£520
£2,402
£5,605
 
 
FSU vs. NC State
21 Sep 2017 - 23 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,441
for 2 nights
From
£520
£2,402
£4,884
 
 
FSU vs. Louisville
19 Oct 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,441
for 2 nights
From
£520
£2,402
£4,244
 
 
FSU vs. Syracuse
2 Nov 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,441
for 2 nights
From
£520
£2,402
£4,244
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£801
for 2 nights
From
£200
£1,421
£3,203
 

Additional pricing information

Security Deposit £280
Cleaning fee £120

This house is equipped with a keyless entry system so there are no keys. Guest will receive the rental property address once full payment and completed rental agreement is received by the owner. Guest will receive a four digit entry code for their use during their stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Location

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Tallahassee Museum
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Florida Caverns State Park
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Cracker Barrel
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Pebble Hill Plantation
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New Times Country Buffet
"– Talk about good southern cooking and lots of it (as much as you can eat!) With a Mon – Thu..."
Governor's Mansion
"Beautiful. Worth the visit."
Florida Agricultural Mechanical University
" A Historically Black College or University. This campus is fabulous. So much history. Bo..."
Florida State University
"The campus is simply beautiful. The stadium is truly magnificent. National football champio..."
Homewood Suites Tallahassee
"This is our hotel of choice when we are unable to stay in our own home due to guest. This p..."
Panama City
"My husband's home town. Special to us because we have family here! Just an hour and a half ..."
Panama City Beach
"White sands, clear water. Only down side is that most of the beaches have been blocked by h..."
Hunt's Oyster Bar & Seafood Restaurant
"Simply the best! My favorites are the fried and blackened alligator tail! The oysters are a..."
Gene's Oyster Bar
"Old fashion rules here! Still a cash only establishment. Cokes are still served in the bot..."
Port St. Joe
"This is the place for oysters. Apalachicola oysters at their best!!!"
Applebee's
"Chicken wonton tacos rule!! Perfect late night snack. Glad they are half price after ten! ..."
Miracle Strip At Pier Park
"Nice! Really provides fun for family! It's brought life to Panama city beaches."
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
"It's been awhile but the doughnuts are calling my name...."
Red Lobster
"Cheddar cheese biscuits are to die for! Flounder fried or blackened still is my choice when..."
Treasure Ship -- CLOSED
"My children loved this place when they were growing up...now it's a favorite of my grandchil..."
lake ella
"Great place for a morning or evening walk. It's a great place for bird and people watching...."
Tom Brown Park
"The site for the annual Forth of July fireworks display. Always something happening here! "
Doak Campbell Stadium
"Truly an architectural masterpiece. I love the view when driving by. Really difficult to tr..."
Quincy
"Great city. Very progressive. Just minutes west of Tallahassee. Nice drive almost certain..."
Flying J Travel Plaza
Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Tallahassee Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
AppleBee's
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Jake Gaither Golf Course
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I-10
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
McDonald's
Car: necessary

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