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The McKissack House Downtown Cottage

1 Review
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Carrabelle - The McKissack House

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-10)

The McKissack House is located in the heart of Carrabelle. A quaint fishing village on Florida's Forgotten Coast. Carrabelle is known for its fantastic fishing, wildlife, and easy pace of life. You are within walking distance to restaurants, bars, marinas/boat ramps, antique shops and art galleries. Carrabelle beach is just 2 miles, with good parking, shaded picnic facilities and bathrooms. Pristine white sand can be found along Dog Island minutes away by boat and St. George Island is minutes by boat or an easy 20 minutes by car. Historic Apalachicola is a short drive away down Hwy 98 featuring outstanding restaurants, theatre, and shopping.

The home was built circa 1900 and with its additions is one of the largest, most comfortable homes of its kind in the area. The home was completely updated in 2010 including Spanish tile throughout. There is 1750 sq feet of climate controlled area inside and 400 sq feet of screened porch to rock away a lazy afternoon outside. There is plenty of parking for your boat and trailer. The house is 1000 feet from the river and 4000 feet from the bay. Public boat ramps and parking are located within a few blocks.

Excellent grouper, snapper, mackerel, pompano, redfish, trout, sheepshead and flounder fishing await you in the river, bay or open waters of the Gulf. Charters are available at the many marinas. If golf is your sport, St. James Bay offers a challenging 18 hole course beautifully seated among the coastal marsh and flora. If you are one for nature, Tate's Hell State Park offers extensive walking/hiking trails, as well as kayaking

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Sandy Beach Properties
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 12 hours
Calendar last updated:
21 October, 2016
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1 holidaymaker review

The McKissack House Downtown Cottage
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Very clean, cozy, all amenities, convenient!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just completed a four night stay in this lovely home! It may be older but it's fixed up quite nicely and very clean! Love the tile floors throughout, the kitchen was missing absolutely nothing and everything was provided. Very convenient to town and the marina with plenty of room to park our boat ! Loved it and will definitely be coming back with the rest of our family! Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review. We do our best to ensure everyone that comes to Carrabelle Fl enjoys their vacation and want to return to Carrabelle. Look forward to having you and your family return. Thanks again from Sandy Beach Properties and the homeowner.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Carrabelle, North West Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Winter Season   
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Carrabelle, USA

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank ...
  • groceries ...
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
Large wrap-around screened porch, Plenty of parking, Located in the heart of Carrabelle. 5 Restaurants within 1/4 mile. Walking Distance to Restaurants Bars Marinas Boat Ramps.

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