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Dolphin House Downtown Cottage

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Enjoy this 2 bedroom 2 bath Florida Cottage located in Historic River Front Carrabelle Fl. With an easy walk to restaurants, antique and art shows. The public boat ramp is only 3 blocks south of the property. Enjoy a day golfing at St. James Bay Golf Course located approximately 9 miles East of the property. The beautiful sandy beaches are only 3 miles west of the property. A short drive and you will be in Apalachicola Fl which is 28 miles west of Carrabelle where you can enjoy the old town setting and enjoy all of the antique shops.

Property Manager
Janalyn Dowden
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
15 July, 2018

Guestbook comments from the manager

"We loved the house. It was a nice place to stay and very clean. I would stay again. It was very big and lots of space, our pups enjoyed it."
Apr 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Carrabelle in Franklin County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Television
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hunting
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Dolphin House Downtown Cottage
average rating of 4.875 based on 10 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Very well equipped with washing maschine, dryer, mikrowave, tv, dvd player, alarm clock, iron, ironboard, all the kitchen stuff you maybe need, very nice cosy furniture, very clean with lots of towels, all in all an extremely pleasant atmosphere of the house! Supermarket close by. Close to a great beach with white sand. We will definetely come back !

  • Review Submitted: 18-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for a wonderful review. Sandy Beach strives to make every house feel like home as much as possible. We look forward to seeing you again.
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3/30 - 4/2/2018

  • 5 of 5

Great house! Just what we needed. Would visit again.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Arlington, TN

Wonderful Cottage

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for a week long fishing trip. This was our first trip to The Forgotten Coast and the term that keeps coming to mind is “lovely”. The cottage was very comfortable and roomy. It consists of a living room, dining room, galley style kitchen, 1 full bathroom with stand up shower, a second bathroom with a tub/shower combo and 2 very nice sized bedrooms, a very nice sized front room that was what may have been a front porch that was converted to living space (would be great sleeping quarters for children) PLUS the cottage has a great covered front porch that is wheel chair accessible. The beds were very comfortable, obviously the owners went to the expense of purchasing good quality mattresses. They are bamboo memory foam and slept as well as our adjustable base sleep number beds that we have at home. The kitchen had all the pots and pans and dishes that were needed for us to cook our meals (we are seafood enthusiasts and we loved hitting all the seafood markets between Carrabelle, Eastpoint and Apalachicola and bringing home a spread and cooking it up). The only item missing from the kitchen was a wine bottle opener but that was easily remedied with husband making a quick trip to the convenience store. The cottage is located just off the center of town and you can pretty much walk to anywhere you want to go in Carrabelle. We could listen to the live music at Fathoms while sitting on the front porch. This home is absolutely lovely and very comfortable and if we find ourselves back in the area, we will gladly stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lakeland, fl

Cute, clean, and convenient

  • 5 of 5

Great little cottage! We were in town for a wedding

And it was really convenient for us to walk everywhere! Locals weee really nice too!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for choosing to stay at our cottage. It is conveniently located downtown so you can walk to almost every place you would to visit. Please come and stay with us again and tell your friends! Thanks for the review!!
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Clean and very comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

I spent a week of vacation for some much needed R&R. This house had all I could ask for in a rental, was close to everything, in a very nice neighborhood. I took hiking day trips, went to the beach, and explored the areas history. Everything was within a short drive and very easy to get to. The house was warm and inviting and had all of the comforts of home.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marquette Mi

Great in town location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here over the New Years holiday and found this to be a very friendly town. You can walk to most everything you need. Loved getting breakfast at the local gas station, after two days they treated us as locals, and the food was great . Cool coffee shop just half a block away . The IGA is as good as most big city Grocery stores and there are a few nice bars and resturants at hand,

The house was very nicely decorated and set up to be super comfortable, with everything needed for cooking and cleaning . WIFI was fast and they had a great cable TV. Everything was in great shape and clean and fresh, in like new condition.

It was just two of us staying but even with 6 people you would not feel crowded,there is lots of space.

We highly recomend this house

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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