Across Street From Private Beach: Gulf Views: Bob Sikes Cut! NOW Special Rate!
Pool / Spa
- 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.
- 50% refund (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.
- No refund if you cancel less than 30 days before check-in.
Damage and Incidentals
You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay.
Pets allowed - We allow 2 medium size dogs, $75 pet fee per petWe allow 2 medium size dogs, $75 pet fee per pet
No parties/events - Please email any questions or concerns to owner.Please email any questions or concerns to owner.
No smoking - No smoking inside the house.No smoking inside the house.
Max guests: 10 - Adults and children older 3 years old Adults and children older 3 years old
Minimum age of primary renter: 25
- If you have more than 8 people (including children 3 yeas old and older) please add $25 per night per person to the rental rate.
- If there are no damages & HOME IS LEFT IN THE ORDER IT WAS FOUND (with exception of normal cleaning requirements) then damage deposit will be returned
- We allow 2 medium size dogs for an additional $75 pet fee, per pet
High-touch surfaces cleaned with disinfectant (like countertops, light switches, handles, and faucets)
Check in and check out with no person-to-person contact
All towels and bedding washed in hot water that’s at least 60ºC/140ºF
Cleaned with disinfectant
You will not find high rise condominiums, congestion, or crowds. Swimming, shelling, fishing and sunning all await you here; if you want a peaceful getaway, this is the place to be. Wonderful seafood restaurants are located on the island and in nearby East Point, Apalachicola, and Carrabelle. Also, enjoy nine miles of scenic beauty in St. George Island State park located at the eastern end of the island.
Please take a look at this map. Leisure Lane is banding towards The Gulf and brings our house very close to The Gulf.
And this is where you want to be. We are also very close to Bob Sykes Cut. About 10 minutes walking on the beach. It is a very well known and one of the best fishing spot in Panhandle Florida. Only Plantation owners and their guests could fish their.
Other Activities: dining, shopping, swimming, fishing, biking, watching the birds, walking on the beach
Golf: St.James Bay
Beautiful 18 hole Golf Course, Public Welcome! 160 Laughing Gull Ln. Carabelle, St Joseph Bay Country Club
St George Island Lighthouse and Museum, Play Ground, Apalalachicola National Estuary Research Reserve, (ANERR) a delightful hands-on Museum, Apalachicola Maritime Museum, Soon to have the Jean Mary Paddleboat tours: WWII Museum Musuem in Carrabelle, St Vincents Island , nearby St. James Bay and Port St. Joe provide beautiful Golf Courses... While those who prefer to be on the beach, others can enjoy a round of golf or shop. The Plantation has 3 tennis courts, a pickleball Ct, 2 Club Houses and Pools, beach volleyball, Scalloping, Explore Several near by Islands and quaint towns. Apalachicola shopping, dinning and scenic river tours. Make reservations to sail on a sloop with the Maritime Museum or soon the paddle boat the Jean Mary.. Formerly owned by movie star Debbie Reynolds.
About Greg Smith
We deeply admire the beauty of the Island and we always feel better when we spend time exposed to nature of this unique place. We are sharing our house with our guests and hope they will enjoy the nature's beauty of The Island, our private unspoiled beach and feel comfortable in our house.
Greg Smith purchased this house in 2002
Why Greg Smith chose Plantation
Our house located within The Plantation which is nature wonderland for those who loves to explore the outdoors and appreciates private white beaches . Neighboring houses are not right up against each other and you will have a sense of seclusion. The Plantation beach is unspoiled, not over crowded and clean. It is a quiet family beach... The wild life and fishing is simply amazing. You won't believe the number of different types birds, butterfly you will see on a daily basis. An early morning stroll at the beach and it is almost a guarantee to see dolphins put on show for you in the Gulf. Our private gated community has a unique partnership with the State of Florida that provides us access to one of the most pristine maritime forests on the island, known as Nick’s Hole Cove. This unique state-owned area is accessible for kayaking, hiking, picnicking, and observing the natural world. The island is also a great place to catch up on your fishing, either from a boat or the coast. We are located in 10 minute walk along the beach from the rocky canal at the Northwest end of the island that is known as a prime fishing spot, Bob Sikes Cut, where you can fish off the jetties and see Little St. George Island across the water.
What makes this house unique
We hope you will enjoy the nature's beauty of The Island, our private unspoiled beach, two large community pools, miles of our biking/walking trails. Take a short walk to our private beach and wiggle your toes in the sugar-white sand on our beach. Swim in crystal waters of The Gulf., or relax at the large pool. At night watch for shooting stars or just listen to the night ocean sounds. If you want to be on the water, you can kayak, swim or spend the day on the boat. You can rent all sorts of water craft at Journeys and other places. They also have guided sailing and fishing trips and much more. Play. Rest. Dream. Enjoy. Welcome to The Palms Retreat!