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Luxury, Couple, King, Balcony, 550' Pier/Bench, Panoramic View-Special FSU/Golf

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

New, Couple Only, Gulf-front, King Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Waterfront/Balcony/Pier

This property is highly favorable to those with mobility issues. Our beautiful 550' dock, the longest in Franklin County, can be maneuvered by wheelchair which includes fishing. Please call for further details. Ask about golf cart rental for driving on the beach and horseback riding on the beach.

New, upscale waterfront luxury home ideal for executive couple, golfers, retiree or anyone looking for a getaway retreat gulf side to boat, fish, kayak, sun, sightsee or relax. Well appointed with king master bed, master bath, luxury kitchen, open living area with expansive Anderson windows and sliding door overlooking large covered 20' x 8' balcony. Spectacular views and gorgeous sunrises and sunsets overlooking the Gulf of Mexico and Dog Island. Endless parade of dolphins, rare birding and sea life in a private, secluded stretch of coastline truly unique and memorable. You will see pelicans and an occasional alligator swim by as he fishes during the full moon.

Meander 500 feet of fishing pier, palm trees, wildlife and marine life. A nature lover and golfer's paradise in a kayak community with kayak expeditions and fishing/sightseeing charters available on site. Located 50 miles south of Tallahassee, Florida in St. James. Explore world-class St. James Golf Course and fishing village of Carrabelle, historic Apalachicola, and all the area has to offer including world renown Wakulla Springs, three highly notable marine labs, 4 lighthouses, Camp Gordon World War II Museum, fishing villages, beaches, state parks, historical landmarks and countless seafood restaurants within less than an hour drive. The home is nestled in a private, well-lit, safe and friendly condo community with serene beauty; uncrowded and remote, mostly undeveloped and undisturbed in this secluded stretch of Florida coastline.

The home's executive suite features quality construction including kitchen and bathroom tile, hardwood floors with large rugs and carpet in bedroom, crown molding throughout, expansive granite countertops, upgraded stainless steel appliances, spacious custom cabinetry, gourmet amenities and nice linens to be enjoyed while observing sunrises (living room/kitchen/balcony), sunsets (extra nice from pier), unique night views from balcony (incredible full moon), coastal habitat, rare native birds and sea birds, kayaking, boating activities and cable television in double leather recliner . Sure to please with comforts of home, owner provides complimentary reserved parking on concrete pad with elevator or covered stairway access; vanity table with mirror and stool; beach chairs/mats/beach towels; generous supply of linens; washer/dryer; starter limited supply of laundry detergent, dish soap, body and hand soap, and trash bags; plentiful cookware, large boiling pots, and roasting cooker; various kitchen utensils; coffee pot; large crock pot; specialty cookbooks; and colorful coastal themed dishes for whimsical entertaining. The kitchen is well appointed to accommodate cooking from economical meals to fine dining with fresh seafood available daily at nearby markets. Easy to prepare are local specialties such as low country boil and steamed shrimp in the home with brochures and information for local dining. Internet is expected to be installed in the near future.

Pack light with camera and swimsuit for a romantic and memorable vacation getaway with which you will be pleased.

More Details

Jeanie Walker, Owner/Manager (see VRBO 303141 Tha Kingfish)
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
2 November, 2017

About Jeanie Walker, Owner/Manager (see VRBO 303141 Tha Kingfish)

Lifelong love of panhandle coastline. Passion for sharing Tha Kingfish Beach Home in the Cape Dunes Community of Cape San Blas as owner/manager. Happy to share local area info with confirmed guests for maximum vacation enjoyment. Dolphin watching is the greatest pastime!

Jeanie Walker, Owner/Manager (see VRBO 303141 Tha Kingfish) purchased this condo in 2014

Why Jeanie Walker, Owner/Manager (see VRBO 303141 Tha Kingfish) chose Carrabelle

This waterfront property is truly beautiful and unique. The home is located midpoint and in perfect proximity to the capital city of Tallahassee and Cape San Blas beach rental home Tha Kingfish allowing me to enjoy the coastline during weekend getaways while facilitating vacations of those vacationing at Tha Kingfish home.

What makes this condo unique

Endless water views, activities and amazing surprises - all viewed from inside the home or from spacious covered porch balcony seaside.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Carrabelle in Franklin County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Tub/bath combination, nice shower curtains/liner, tiled bathroom walls/floor, secure/clean inside bathtub mat, bath mat/matching large bathroom rug, black marble countertop/porcelain sink, lower custom cabinet, large mirror, two towel bars, bright lighting, beach towels for loan, blow dryer, coastal decor and nice ambiance. Cleaning supplies for convenience maintained in bathroom cabinet, toilet bowl cleaner/brush/plunger provided behind toilet as needed or for emergencies, starter supply of toilet tissue placed on roll prior to arrival with extra role in under sink cabinet as starter supply until guests purchase their own as needed based on preference. Clean linens placed in bathroom for guests prior to arrival include 2 white bath towel Tommy Hillfiger/other high quality brand, 2 matching personal white hand towels, 2 matching wash clothes, make up remover towelettes with 1-2 darker blue wash cloth for use as needed, and a decorative coastal print hand towel. Second set available.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • King bed in master bedroom, no pet please. Bedroom amenities include a closet, full dresser with linens, bedroom chair, makeup dressing table/stool, decorative lamps for soft lighting, linens/throws, wicker hamper, coastal decor and nice ambiance. Please confirm reservation request before 1-2 days of arrival. If no response to ensure the reservation is for a couple only, no pet and no smoking in the home (instead of a family/group reservation, or inconsistencies), we respectfully reserve the right to cancel the reservation request with refund upon cancellation if guest is repeatedly non-responsive. . Busy schedules understood yet confirmation is required to confirm particularly for auto-pay to avoid misunderstanding (I.e., bad review/guest non-responsive/refund with cancelation for 2 adults who referenced annual 5 family member trip, refused my assistance but quickly secured lodging,).
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Requires couple only due to one king bed/one bath. Guest couple enter via covered concrete parking, elevator, lockbox, one-level, onto black/tan oriental-design hall runner into our well provisioned home with furnishings, upgraded hardwood floors, off-white bedroom carpet and oriental-design large area rugs as floor coverings in our desig for couple only with no pet allowed. The 800 sq. ft. plus large balcony works best based on our experiences. The home is comfortably provisioned for a two person maximum in respect of guest safety, Fire/Marshal requirements, and compliance with other regulations. The one bathroom with door entry from hallway and master bedroom works best for couple only and is not conducive a larger group. Thank you for respecting our limit of two persons and no additional overnight guests. A community pool access at the nearby St. James Golf Course is available for a month couple rental rate of approximately $50 per month. Visit the $10 Sunday Brunch Buffe


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(15 traveller reviews)

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Luxury, Couple, King, Balcony, 550' Pier/Bench, Panoramic View-Special FSU/Golf
average rating of 4.4 based on 15 reviews
Hendersonville, NC

Carrabelle is beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

This was my wife and mines first visit. We where very fortunate to stay in the Carrabelle area and the unit was so beautiful. If you want a tranquil bay setting, this is your place.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spring Hill. FL

The "Forgotten Coast"

  • 4 of 5

A nice little hideaway on the gulf. Great for a quiet getaway. Unfortunately for us Tropical Storm Cindy was hitting all during our stay, but still plenty to see and do. Monday's are a little tough to find open restaurants. To save some driving just go to Tropical Shrimp Co. in Panecea. Food is good and service friendly.

The renter pays for using a credit card on the entire cost. Make sure you see that in the owners contract. Not the same as Home Away's policy. Otherwise you can't beat it.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 1 of 5

I booked this property 2 weeks in advance of a 4 night stay and 2 days prior to my arrival the owner cancelled. Actually had the nerve to call me the night before and say they were preparing for my arrival and then when I checked my email the reservation had been cancelled. Which story is correct? That you are expecting me or that you have an emergency? I SEE THE PROPERTY IS AVAILABLE THIS MORNING AFTER MY RESERVATION WAS CANCELLED.

BEWARE! If, you as a traveler did this to the owner; you would not receive your money back and would be given a negative review for other owners to see AND HomeAway offers no recourse. I am sitting here 48 hours before my planned trip with absolutely nowhere to stay. I sure that this review will make its rounds in the good ol' porperty owner circle of this area however, I DONT CARE THIS TREATMENT IS DESPICABLE!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Dewitt, MI

Relax watching the ocean!

  • 3 of 5

If you are looking for an area to totally relax, this is it. I did miss having internet connection though.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Albany Ga

Great weekend

  • 5 of 5

Clean. Great water view.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful condo. Very well maintained. Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time celebrating our 49th wedding anniversary. We fished, relaxed, and ate lots of wonderful seafood.

We are very glad we discovered Home Away Rentals..

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
55 Miles
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Dog Island Ferry available in Carrabele
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
St. James Golf Course
Nearest Train
55 Miles
Tallahassee, Fl
Nearest Motorway
Coastal Scenic Byway - US Hwy 98
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
St. James Crooked River Grill, Seinyard Seafood
Nearest Beach
Bungalows by the Gulf, St. George, Carrabelle
Car: necessary

Birding, museums, state parks, and deep sea fishing


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Carrabelle, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
January 2018
2 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
February 2018
4 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Spring Break 2018
3 Mar 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Spring 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 24 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Memorial Day Holiday 2018
27 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
June 2018
3 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
July 4 Week 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 7 Jul 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
July-August 2018
8 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Labor Day Week 2018
2 Sep 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning & Linens Fee £68.58 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £144.38
Tax Rate 9.0%

Please confirm in writing upon request no pets, no smoking, couple only (well appointed for couple only,no additional guests due to furnishings/space; our vrbo 303141 pet friendly accommodates 6 comfortably perhaps 8 if smaller children). Sleeps couple only (2) in king bed, double/single recliner/chair, barstools (3 dining/1 kitchen), no smoking, no fish cleaning facility or fish frying in home, no cooking on porches or parking area. Fully refundable $200 deposit to secure reservation returned online. Nominal reservation fee may apply due to administrative time. payment due before 10 days of check in. Deposit returned after inspection/clean online within two weeks allowing time for inspection/clean. Please mail signed agreement with contact info to Jeanie Walker, c/o Southern Magnolia Beach Bungalow, P.O. Box 186, Monticello, Fl 32345 or email return if time does not permit. Professional cleaning standards, quality customer service and strong work ethic provided for shared personal beach home. Email agreement/driving directions/local area info provided for confirmed guests. Emails, text messages or phone calls/voicemail for staying in touch. Please call to discuss requests for flexible dates, calendar, monthly stays/utilities/rates (contribution towards monthly utility bill may apply to monthly rentals) or other availability at our larger beach home for couples, larger groups/family accommodations. Visit our Cape San Blas Beach Home at VRBO 303141, Tha Kingfish, Cape Dunes Community. Your patronage is appreciated.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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