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Pet Friendly Cottage On The Bay With Gulf View

11 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights


Minimum Stay
4 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Alligator Point - Bayside Cottage

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath House Close To The Beach

Catch fish from your own back deck. Enjoy beautiful sunrises, sunsets and full bay view from the decks of this house located on the bay at Alligator Point. This ground level house affords easy entry for our guests and is .2 mile from public access to the beach as well as a public boat ramp and approximately one mile from the marina. Although some of photos show neighboring docks, there is no dock on this rental.

This very popular vacation rental easily sleeps six with two queen beds and two twin beds. It has central heat and air and is furnished with HDTV, cable, high speed internet, washer and dryer. The kitchen is fully equipped with electric range, refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, mixer, dinner service for eight and basic cookware. There is a charcoal grill on the premises as well. Bed and bath linens are furnished but the guests should provide any beach towels, etc. As desired.

Pets are accepted with a non-refundable deposit.

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Elizabeth Moulton
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
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6 October, 2016
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based on 11 holidaymaker reviews

Pet Friendly Cottage On The Bay With Gulf View
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews

Great place to take family!

  • 5 of 5

The first thing we noticed when we walked through the door was how clean the home was. We had a few teen boys with us who fished off the back deck and caught an amazing number of sting rays and sharks. The kitchen had everything we needed and everything was in great working order. It is a good distance from any stores, but that was not too big of an issue. I could have sat on the back porch all day if not for the fear of getting a fishing hook stuck in me with the boys fishing. The owners were so friendly and extremely helpful! I would definitely recommend this home for your vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marion, AR

Great place to ring in the new year!!

  • 5 of 5

I was concerned about not being "on the beach" - but my fears were laid to rest as soon as I stepped onto the back deck!!! I love this bayside cottage. It was clean and very comfortable. The owners were very friendly and responded promptly to all of my questions and needs! The house was well stocked with amenities. We fished from the back deck and watched dolphins play. The beach was just a short walk away. This is my second trip to Alligator Point but definitely not my last. If you enjoy nature - book a trip soon! Wakulla Springs, Bald State Park, St Marks Lighthouse, Gulf Marine Aquarium are all within an hour of the house. There are great places to eat in Panacea! Bring a cooler to take home some fresh shrimp!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay with the family!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with my wife and three teenage children. At first I was worried that they would be bored after a few days since there is not much to do here, but they had a great time. We played at the beach and fished off of the back deck. We caught a three foot hammerhead shark, redfish, whiting, catfish and some stingrays. We even fished at the beach and caught more over there. The grocery store is a short 15 minutes away and there are a few piers nearby if you want to try them out. The cottage is very clean and comfortable and the owner was very quick to respond to all of my questions. she has a notebook in the house with all the information you would need on the area, with restaurants and points of interest. My family is ready to come back next year for vacation. We would definitely recommend this area to anyone looking for a relaxing vacation where you want to get far away from the hustle of the city. The Bald Point State Park is just a few minutes away with a beach, fishing pier and trails. This area truly is the forgotten coast, when you get here it is like stepping back in time to the way Florida used to be before it became a tourist state. It may be a little too relaxed and rural for some families but for us, it was perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tallahassee, Florida

...Just Sitting on the Dock of the Bay...

  • 5 of 5

We had an EXCELLENT TIME at the Bayside Cottage. The Cottage was exactly as advertised and was in general perfect for everything we needed. I could go on and on about how much fun we had but the short version is the cottage is in a nice area, right on the bay and a short walking distance from the public beach access and very safe for a group of women. The owners were very easy to reach and were prompt to answer our numerous email questions prior to our arrival and quick to respond when we locked ourselves out of the cottage (sorry Ms. L). Overall it was great place and we will definitely consider staying here again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spring Hill, Florida

Relax and Enjoy

  • 5 of 5

Bayside Cottage was everything as described and more. The house is well maintained and very clean. Just bring your toothbrush and food. Everything else you need is waiting for you. The views of the bay from inside the house and from the deck are beautiful and so relaxing. You are within walking distance of beach access. What more could you ask for? Quiet and serene but close to restaurants and Crawfordville for those last minute shopping needs. Highly recommend Bayside Cottage.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a family gathering and truly enjoyed this well-kept cottage. The kitchen and bathrooms are very up-to-date, and the beds were very comfortable. We also enjoyed having access to the wifi internet connection so we could check in at work as needed. You cannot get a home that is any closer to the water, and the sound of the waves lapping the shore at night was a great sound to help you slip off to sleep. This cottage is small, but efficiently designed. The location is perfect for both bay and beach access. We hope to visit again soon.

  • Review Submitted: May 5, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Alligator Point, North West Florida

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Short Stay
4 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
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4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £41 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £247
Tax Rate 9.0%

Deposit of $150.00 at booking with balance due two weeks (14 days) prior to check in. Payment may be made through personal check, PayPal, Visa, MasterCard or Discover. Please contact property owner for payment.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Alligator Point in Florida

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Includes two full vanities
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Includes a full vanity
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming

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