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Very Nice 2 Bedroom Beach Cottage On The Gulf Of Mexico.

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom Beach Front Cottage With Awesome Sunrises And Sunsets!!!

Calabash refers to "top shelf". Big 2 bedroom, 1 bath ground floor unit located within 1/2 mile of grocery stores, numerous restaurants, bars and grills, gift shops and unique speciality stores. Sleeps 7-8 people very comfortably. 2 queen beds, 1 single and 2 full size queen futons. Full working kitchen, stove, oven, microwave, kitchen bar and washer and dryer. Big open living room with hd cable service.Large outside screened in porch and deck area with bbq and cooking area. Big screen hd tv for all of the games! Perfect spot for families and seniors alike. Wi-Fi is included. Outside items such as beach chairs, umbrellas and beach towels are not provided

Rick Hunter
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2017

About Rick Hunter

We purchased our house in 1994 and raised our 2 boys here. Plenty of family friendly activities and abundant areas for your children to really enjoy the beach and its array of activities. Great night life for adults within a short walking distance!

Rick Hunter purchased this cottage in 1994

Why Rick Hunter chose Florida

Ground floor unit, perfect for families, seniors and young children.

What makes this cottage unique

Just finished a recent re-model and up grade, very nice and comfortable.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Gulf Beaches in Eastpoint

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Nice clean modern bathroom
  • Nice big over sized bathroom with shower and tub.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • (2) Full size bedrooms with (1) queen double bed and (1) twin in each room
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Power boat, kayak, paddleboards and wave runners are available on the island for rent. There is an abundance of bicycle and golf cart vendors who will rent everything might need. Guests provide their own personal items such as;, toilet tissue, paper towels, paper plates & cups, dish soap, beach chairs and umbrellas.


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(21 traveller reviews)

Very Nice 2 Bedroom Beach Cottage On The Gulf Of Mexico.
average rating of 4.428571 based on 21 reviews

The Perfect Get Away

  • 5 of 5

My family absolutely loved this house (condo). It was so clean and had everything we needed plus some. The space itself was perfect for my family. When you first open the doors to the beach it takes your breath away. We watch the dauphins breach the water everyday all day long. My husband fished right out the back door. The girls (7 & 16) were never bored. The kitchen is great size and easy to work in. Location is great also. Close to everything yet, secluded. The best part was having my dog Stella with us. The porch being screened in was a huge plus! Great setup and I would highly recommend this home! Till next year SGI!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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St George Island Stay

  • 5 of 5

Very nice place. Could walk right to the beach. The kids loved the beach. My 16 yr old wished there was more teenagers but I think it was perfect. Food places was in walking distance. Would go again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great vacation spot

  • 4 of 5

Clean, relaxing, however needs comfortable chairs to sit in

  • Review Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Top Notch

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for a small last minute getaway . The house is super clean inside. My wife and I enjoyed this place and the walk to the beach was just a few steps away. We wished we could have stayed longer.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

Great location on the beach with private boardwalk through the sea oats and dunes with feet/fish cleaning station midway. Great outdoor area with your choice of: an open deck with part of the deck raised and uncovered and part covered. Nice edge to surrounding deck to prop your feet upon and/or drinks; Roomy screened in porch (screens intact and screen door intact and functioning). 1 lounger, 5 comfortable outdoor chairs, 2 outdoor tables (plus additional portable loungers for beach left by previous renters (?) along with beach umbrellas); Hooks on posts that you can attach a portable hammock (E.N.O.-we always carry 1 or 2 with us on trips) to. Perfect way to relax and nap-listening to the waves break on the shore if you own a hammock. You will be able to view both sunrises and sunsets from this location when on the beach. As previously commented on, closer to beach than appears in photo. Now for the inside: VERY CLEAN! No musty or unpleasant odors. Great water/shower pressure. Kitchen very well stocked with appliances/utensils/pans and large nice counter with drop down bar edge with seating. Open concept to living area with views of the beach through the screened in porch. You are able to open French doors to screened in area for full effect and sounds of beach. Comfortable beachy layout and decor. The bed we used was reasonably comfortable (can't speak for other 2) As said previously: curb appeal lacking but you are there for the BEACH, not the street side so when you drive up, put your concerns to rest, you won't be disappointed. Mr. Hunter was very amicable and the renting process and checkout was the easiest we have encountered from a VRBO. We would stay here again. We had the beach to ourselves and the other 3 condo units were empty during our stay, so we had a very peaceful and restful vacation. Our small golden doodle Annie, had the best vacation with us she has had yet. Since the beach is dog friendly and she is well trained enough to be off leash,

we only leashed her when others walked by or came near us, for their peace of mind, (This happened rarely as most of the time we had the area to ourselves, enabling her to run and play freely). Thank you for a great stay!

Stayed: January 2017

  • Review Submitted: Jan 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Right on the water!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay here. The unit is on the ground floor, of a four-unit building but it feels very private. Even though it is an older unit, the living area is very open and bright, and the screened in porch and deck going down to the beach were great. We brought our two small dogs and they settled right in and loved walks on the beach. Having only one step here and there was helpful for us in the older generation! However, the shower is in the tub, and that might not work for someone truly disabled as compared to a walk in shower. The kitchen was well equipped and there is a small washer and dryer unit off the kitchen. It was very clean and well maintained.

One note -- AC is window units and heat is space heaters. That could be a problem some times of year for those sensitive to allergens -- I did end up with a sinus headache. The unit is fairly close to the center of the Island, which makes it convenient to run back to check out shops, grab a sandwich or an ice cream. There is only one bath room, but it is large and situated between the two bedrooms. You do need to bring some of your own supplies, dish detergent, soap, clothes detergent, paper towels, and of course beach towels! The owner promptly replied when we were confused with our first effort to book through VRBO.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
22 Miles
St James Bay
Nearest Motorway
65 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Blue Marlin
Nearest Beach
St. George Island
Car: recommended

St. George island is an active vibrant location with year round activities in and around the gulf and intercoastal waterway. It has year round festivals and fun family events every month.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Gulf Beaches, USA

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Spring 2017
1 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £77.9
Pet Fee £38.95 + Tax
maid £66.22 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Guests must provide their own, shampoo, dish soap, paper towels, toilet tissue, sun screen, soap powder, beach chairs and umbrellas.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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