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Perfect beach retreat!

Bedrooms 2
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom 2 Bath Sleeps 6 Pool across the street, 3 minute walk to the beach

Our beautiful townhouse is located on Cape San Blas, in the gated community of Barrier Dunes. The beach - voted number one in America by Dr. Beach - is a three minute walk, where you will find the clubhouse, seaside pool, not to mention the ocean. The cool white sand beaches are almost never crowded, and many days you can spot dolphins in the surf. Right next door to our community is St. Joseph State Park, a great place to enjoy wildlife, Hiking, biking, or water activities-it even hosts a marina where you can launch your boat.

The 2 bedroom, 2 bath townhouse is a corner unit across the street from one of the 2 pools and tennis court. More guests can be accommodated with the foldout sofa in the living room; the master bedroom features a queen bed; the second bedroom also has a queen size bed. Kitchen is fully stocked with every appliance you will need for your vacation, from dishwasher to ice maker! The bedrooms and living room are equipped with flat panel TVs and Blue Ray DVD players. There is free long distance phone, and cable with free WiFi. A full size washer and dryer are located in our laundry room, and the living room has a assortment of movies, books and games.

Outside, our townhouse sports 3 balconies (all with seating), one with a gas grill, and 2 of which overlook the pond (one of the stocked fishponds). We have our own out door shower with hot and cold water. Beach chairs and umbrellas are provided, and we have 2 bikes for you to use to enjoy a relaxing ride around the bike/walking path that runs the entire length of the cape.

Two great Florida towns are a short drive away - Port St. Joe and Apalachicola. Both provide great opportunities for shopping and excellent sea food. If you're looking for 'Major' shopping, take a scenic 45-minute drive down the coast to Panama City. Golf you're looking for? St. Joseph's Bay Country Club is just minutes away. "We are not looking for the many, but rather the few who appreciate"

If you are looking for your "Your Home Away From Home," and not a "Rental"

THIS IS IT. !!!!!

More Details

Kevin & Teresa Peschang
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
21 June, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome in Port St. Joe in Gulf County

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Outdoor Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Large Double Bed , 2
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Perfect beach retreat!
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
Rockford, MI

Another wonderful experience!

  • 5 of 5

This was our third stay in this unit. We were there for five weeks. The condo is extremely well cared for, and very, very neat and clean. It is decorated very tastefully by owners who obviously love their condo. Each year there have been terrific improvements. We love staying there, and are already looking forward to future stays. Thank you for another wonderful vacation!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Well maintained. Tastefully decorated. Exceptionally clean.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week at Barrier Dunes. This condo was well maintained and very clean. The same cannot be said about all of the units at Barrier Dunes. We were vacationing with other family members that stayed in a different unit, and they did not have the same experience. Barrier Dunes is a great spot, but be careful when selecting a particular condo. You can feel confident about booking this one. The owners do a great job maintaining the unit, and they were a pleasure to work with. We look forward to returning for another trip.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Teresa and I are so glad that you enjoyed our "second home". Hope you can return next summer..Thanks, Kevin
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Clean and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

This was our second year in this unit. We had another great week. The cottage is clean and comfortable. Very manageable for 2 couples or a family of 4...could fit 6. A pack n play fits in the upstairs walk in closet. Could probably also fit one in the upstairs bathroom. It is very well stocked with plenty of towels (not beach towels), kitchen tools etc. Bring extra trash bags, sponge, dish soap, paper towels and toilet paper. They have lots of beach gear for you...a couple of chairs, some sand toys and 2 bikes. The umbrella was mostly broken, but we made it work. Barrier Dunes is very family friendly and quiet. One pool is right across from the unit. The beach is a less than 5 min walk. The grounds are clean and well kept. Pond behind the house has tons of turtles and some fishing. The fountains make for nice ambiance. Decks are nice and gas grill is a great feature. We have loved both of our stays here and can't wait to be back again.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place for a weekend getaway.

  • 5 of 5

Great location to relax. Very easy to access the beach as well as the park. The house was clean and comfortable. It was great to have access to the bikes and beach chairs.

Kevin was great and very easy to get in touch with. We would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 30-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great place to spend family time! Our boys loved the pond out back. Close proximity to the pool and short walk to the beach. If you have toddlers you might want to bring a portable baby gate x 2 for the stairs.

The owners were great to work with as well!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice!

  • 5 of 5

The 2 bedroom town-home was even nicer than it appeared in the pictures. It was very clean and well maintained, and we enjoyed the amenities offered by the property. The property owners were very responsive and easy to reach. We would recommend this listing to others.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £83.04
Damage Deposit £339.7

50% down to reserve unit, balance due 2 weeks before arrival. Winter times and rates may change, call for times and rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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