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Christmas Open! Beach Front - Hot Tub, Pool Table, Foosball Table, Free Bicycle

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Beach Front House with 3 BRs, 2 Bath, game room, hot tub.

The Blue Marlin is charming beach front home with many amenities. It has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, a large living room area, bright spacious dining area with seating for 8 and well equipped renovated kitchen. The living area has plenty of seating, a large flat screen TV with cable channels, blu ray DVD, free movies. The house also features a stereo/CD player, 3 additional flat screens TVs in the bedrooms, PlayStation 2, free wireless internet, free local and long distance calls, hot and cold outdoor shower, fish cleaning sink, adult and children bicycles, games, beach chairs and beach gear.

There is a private game room with a full size slate pool table, foos ball table and hot tub!

The master bedroom has a king bed and attached bathroom with a large walk in shower. The 2nd bedroom has a queen bed and a full bed, the third bedroom has a queen bed. There is also a crib for our young guests! All the rooms have large windows to enjoy the wonderful views.

We have Polywood furniture on our upper and lower decks to enjoy the view of the Gulf. Enjoy a meal at the table or relax in one of the rockers or chaise lounges!

Walk off the deck and you are on one of the world's most beautiful beaches. The house is on 100' of beachfront offering you fabulous views of sunrises and sunsets!

The Blue Marlin is a amazing vacation location for you and your family. Swim with the dolphins, fish, or just recline on the white, sugary sand. When you're done with the beach, enjoy the outdoor hot/cold shower and prepare the day's catch on the park-style charcoal grill. Then enjoy a game of pool and a soak in the large hot tub.

At night, enjoy a show from the deck as you watch the stars as they light up the sky! Yes! You can actually see the stars because St. George Island does not have any light pollution!!

Make some wonderful memories at The Blue Marlin!

More Details

Owner
Tom and Lucinda
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, German
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2017

About Tom and Lucinda

Hello and thank you for looking at our beach house! We live in Miami, Fl but enjoy spending time on the quaint island of St. George. We also enjoy time in Tennessee at our cabins. Tom grew up in Switzerland and Lucinda grew up in New York state. We are active people that like to travel to unique places - together we have traveled to 5 continents (hoping to hit all 7!) We were exploring the Florida Panhandle when we happened upon St. George Island and fell in love with the tranquil beaches. We enjoy all the beach activities, great weather and friendly people. We hope you enjoy The Blue Marlin and the island as much as we do.

Tom and Lucinda purchased this house in 2013

Why Tom and Lucinda chose Florida

After we bought our first house, Serendipity, on St. George Island, we knew this was a place that we needed to have more connections. The Blue Marlin has wonderful views and a great beach front location. We are just a few steps to the beach which is the perfect location for us! St. George Island has many conveniences we want including great recreational activities year round, delicious restaurants, nice people and small town feel.

What makes this house unique

The outdoor space, large beach front lot and plenty of space to share with your family and friends.

The game room is a wonderful place to spend evenings,rainy days or anytime you want to have fun!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Gulf Beaches in Eastpoint

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Outdoor Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Attached to bedroom with king bed (Walk in shower)
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Ensuite bathroom with walk in shower
  • All bedrooms have flat screen TV with cable
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The game room at the The Blue Marlin will delight young and old alike. Beach chairs, games and umbrellas are onsite for your use. Quiet location less than a mile from the main town. See the stars light up the sky at night!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(60 traveller reviews)

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Christmas Open! Beach Front - Hot Tub, Pool Table, Foosball Table, Free Bicycle
average rating of 4.8166666 based on 60 reviews
4

Lovely beach home

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time. Thank you Tom and Lucinda.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Kim We are glad you enjoyed your stay at The Blue Marlin. Thankfully our team was able to get the house ready for the next guest before they arrived, after you accidentally forgot to check out. We understand people not wanting to leave The Blue Marlin but we don't understand 4 stars after you got a free day and told us you totally enjoyed your trip. Thank you for staying, Tom and Lucinda
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5

Wonderful, relaxing vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our first vacation trip to SGI. A large part of the enjoyment was the Blue Marlin. It's a fantastic vacation home which served every one of our needs. We loved sitting on the deck watching the dolphins and enjoying the beautiful view. And it was even more wonderful having our dogs with us. Because of the secure gates on either end of the deck, they were able to run around enjoying the beautiful weather. We would not hesitate to recommend the Blue Marlin to anyone looking to rent a vacation home on SGI. Thank you so much Tom and Lucinda for sharing your home with us and allowing us to bring our dogs with us!!! **And the information you provided regarding the area was a great help to us.**

  • Review Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Danielle We are glad you liked beautiful St. George Island and The Blue Marlin. having dogs ourselves - we decided to put gates up - it just makes it a lot easier to have the dogs. We are planning to fence part of the yard in as a dog run as well in November - the same time we will remodel the 2nd bathroom and re tile all bedrooms ! Thank you for staying with us Tom + Lucinda
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5

AWESOME!!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I loved our stay at SGI and your house. The house is very clean and very well equipped with everything anyone should need. The updates are very nice and make the house a more warm welcome stay. The views off the deck and from the hot tub are very wonderful. The owners are very nice wonderful people to work with, we got to town a little early and they let us go ahead and check in and unpack. This was our first time to SGI but have been to other parts of Florida on vacation and will be coming back here many more times. The game room and hot tub are a very nice touch to the already wonderful house. If you are looking for peace and quiet, awesome views and a great house to stay in, this is the one. Thanks Tom and Lucinda

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Troy We are so happy that you liked your first visit to St. George Island and your stay at the Blue Marlin. In November we will remodel the 2nd bathroom and tile all 3 bedrooms. Next Week a whole house filter / water softener will be installed to get rid of the hard island water in the showers and kitchen. We are looking forward to welcome you back in the future Thank you for selecting The Blue Marlin Tom + Lucinda
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5

Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

The house was everything we could imagine, then some! Beautiful gulf views, hot tub with a view, kitchen was perfect. The beach was practically all to ourselves. We will definitely stay here again while visiting SGI.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect cottage on a perfect beach for a perfect vacay!

  • 5 of 5

We have been coming to SGI for twelve years and we have stayed in all sorts of rental properties. This one is well stocked, perfectly decorated, and steps away from the beach. It is an affordable option with bikes included! The owners are very responsive and were a pleasure to work with during the rental process. We enjoyed a perfect week and the fish were biting!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Tracy We are so happy you enjoyed The Blue Marlin. The house is a great value- being right on the beach and all the amenities we offer- such as bike, game room, hot tub and more. We try to equip all of our homes with all the items that our guests will enjoy. We hope you will keep our homes in mind for your next trip to SGI (or if you travel to Gatlinburg TN!) Warm regards, Tom and Lucinda
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5

Blue Marlin Review

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful view, great beach, great location. We had a wonderful time! Very dog friendly, house facilities were good, enjoyed extra space downstairs and beautiful master bath! Enjoyed fishing from beach and the beautiful walks along the ocean.

Only improvements: need a bigger water heater, couldn't handle our group of 6. Also, cable TV got very few channels, not a problem except for a big SEC basketball game ; ) Really didn't watch much TV though... too beautiful outside!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Steve We are glad you liked the Blue Marlin. The master bathroom with the large walk in shower was done in November. Later this year we are renovating the 2nd bathroom and re tile all bedrooms with Porcelain tiles. We had no complaints about the hot water - it is a full size water heater - we will have it checked out. There should be some 60+ channels - maybe it was set on the wrong HMI input ? Thank you for staying with and we are looking forward to have you back in the future Tom + Lucinda
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Location

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Tallahassee Regional Airport (TLH)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Harry A's
Nearest Golf
30 Miles
St James Bay
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
US 98
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Blue Parrot Ocean Front Cafe
Nearest Beach
St. George
Car: recommended

St. George Island is a peaceful Island where you can enjoy nature and the wonderful beach. The St. George Lighthouse, local artist galleries and restaurants serving local seafood are part of the charm of the island.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Gulf Beaches, USA

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
 
Late summer 2017
12 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,755
for 5 nights
From
£319
£1,713
 
 
Labor Day 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 7 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,794
for 5 nights
From
£319
From
£357
Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,798
 
 
Fall 2017
8 Sep 2017 - 19 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,755
for 5 nights
From
£319
£1,713
 
 
3 night
20 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,041
for 3 nights
From
£293
 
 
Early fall
23 Sep 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,755
for 5 nights
From
£319
£1,713
 
 
Fall
4 Nov 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,100
for 4 nights
From
£235
£1,373
 
 
Thanksgiving
18 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,704
for 5 nights
From
£309
£2,027
 
 
Early winter
27 Nov 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£927
for 3 nights
From
£255
£1,347
£3,987
 
 
Holiday
20 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,704
for 5 nights
From
£309
£2,027
£3,987
 
 
January 2018
3 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,216
for 4 nights
From
£264
£1,373
£2,793
 
 
February 2018
1 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,267
for 4 nights
From
£276
£1,522
£2,929
 
 
Early March
1 Mar 2018 - 9 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,734
for 5 nights
From
£315
£1,772
 
 
Spring Break 2018
10 Mar 2018 - 8 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
£2,329
for 5 nights
From
£434
£2,410
 
 
Spring 2018
9 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,734
for 5 nights
From
£315
£1,772
 
 
summer 2018
26 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,631
for 7 nights
£2,631
 
 
July 4 week 2018
30 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,797
for 7 nights
£2,797
 
 
summer 2018
7 Jul 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,631
for 7 nights
£2,631
 
 
Late summer 2018
11 Aug 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,649
for 5 nights
From
£298
£1,862
 
 
Labor day weekend 2018
31 Aug 2018 - 5 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,819
for 5 nights
From
£298
From
£383
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,947
 
 
Fall
6 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,755
for 5 nights
From
£319
£1,862
 
 
November 2018
3 Nov 2018 - 16 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,267
for 4 nights
From
£276
£1,522
£4,029
 
 
Thanksgiving 2018
17 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,840
for 5 nights
From
£336
£2,117
£4,029
 
 
Early winter 2018
26 Nov 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£863
for 3 nights
From
£234
£1,352
£4,029
 
 
Holidays 2018
15 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,840
for 5 nights
From
£336
£2,117
£4,029
 
 
January 2019
4 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,522
for 5 nights
From
£272
£1,415
£2,878
 
 
February 2019
1 Feb 2019 - 28 Feb 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,670
for 5 nights
From
£302
£1,564
£3,014
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £113.09
Pet Fee £66.29

25% deposit for all stays.
Monthly rates are 4 weeks (28 days)
Maximum number of guests is 8. We allow up to 2 dogs with prior approval. Pet fee will be applied.
Please be advised: The "Instant Quote" feature offered is sometimes not accurate for extended stays. For an exact quote, please email or call us. Partial weeks are charged at the daily rate.
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed
Must be 25 to rent this property
Please check with us if would like to check in on a holiday. Some holidays are not eligible for check in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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