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25% Discount for March 17 - Beautiful 5 bed/6 bath, private pool, ,luxury, views

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths2
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 6 Baths, (Sleeps 14-16)

A $250 credit toward Beach Gear, including beach chairs, umbrellas, bikes, and kayaks, is available for this home. When you book Sea Haven, you can now get Beach Gear delivered directly to the home. All you need to do is select your Gear, and we’ll have it waiting for you when you arrive!

You will not find another house on Cape San Blas located 50 yards direct access to the beach with all of the following:

* Private, heated swimming pool

* Over 4,000 square feet

* Hard wood or ceramic tile floors - no yucky carpet

* Five bedrooms, each with its own bathroom

* Each Master Bedroom has a King bed

* Eash Master Bedroom has its own direct access to the outside

* Each Master Bathroom has a double vanity and walk-in shower

* TV in every bedroom

* 70' HDTV in Media Room

* 52' HDTV in Great Room with Netflix, Hulu, Pandora

* Separate rec room with ping pong table

* Dogs welcome!

*Email me directly to check in unadvertised specials*

In addition to these unique assets, Sea Haven is beautifully decorated. The pictures don't do our decor justice.

Three different living areas allows everyone to spread out and do their own thing, from chatting in the bright Adirondack chairs overlooking the beach, reading a book, watching a movie on the big screen TV, to playing a game of ping pong. Not to mention our beautiful private pool, and the gorgeous beach just a short walk away.

Sea Haven has spectacular unobstructed views of the beautiful, white sand beaches and natural sand dunes of the Gulf of Mexico and is located in Sea Grass, one of the most prestigious, new, Gulf-front subdivisions on Cape San Blas.

Relax by your own private pool after a full day of fun on the beach The beach is just a short walk past our pool and down the boardwalk. You also have access to the subdivision’s community pool and clubhouse.

We have many custom features including wood floors, bead board trim, ceramic tile, granite and Corian countertops, and three walk-in tiled showers. We provide wireless DSL internet access. The full-size kitchen is equipped with top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances, including a separate icemaker, a Keurig, and a full selection of gourmet-quality cookware. You will enjoy spectacular sunsets and panoramic views while dining on the deck just off the kitchen. You can fire up the gas grill to savor the fresh seafood available in the are.

Our home has three master bedrooms with King beds, each with private bath that has a double vanity and walk-in shower. Each master has direct access to our spacious decks and glorious views. You can sit out in our colorful Adirondack chairs to enjoy an early morning coffee or to watch the beautiful sunsets.

The kids' room has two sets of bunk beds each with a trundle, so possibly six kids in this room! There is also a fifth bedroom on the ground floor with two twin beds, which is perfect for older kids or grandparents. Each bedroom has its own private bath and satellite TV. The den has a queen-size sleeper sofa.

You will find that our home offers you plenty of gathering space, while also providing extra spaces to sneak off to for quiet time.

The second-floor kitchen opens into the great room, providing a perfect setting for fun family gatherings. If the weather turns cool, our gas fireplace will burn off the chill. We have provided a full library of books, movies, and games for the whole family.

Sea Haven is located within a short distance of St. Joseph Peninsula State Park, rated #1 beach in the United States for 2002. In addition to the award-winning beach, this state park also offers nature trails through beautiful natural dunes, fishing on the beach, and an abundance of birds. You may also see dolphins off the shore and small Cape deer on the trails. St. Joseph Bay is ideal for canoeing, kayaking, scalloping, and snorkeling. Nearby stores and outfitting companies can provide the necessary equipment for all types of activities.

For shopping, antiques and excellent restaurants, Apalachicola is just 20 minutes away. This sleepy former cotton port is filled with quaint shops, cute little bungalows, and great seafood restaurants. Port St. Joe also provides good shopping and dining, and is just 15 minutes away. Bring your tennis rackets or golf clubs, and try the facilities of St. Joseph Bay Country Club, which is open to the public for a small fee. The country club is located just a few minutes away.

Sea Haven is the perfect beach home, and you will feel like you are vacationing in a resort. This will be a vacation you will want to repeat often! We look forward to having you as our guests at Sea Haven.

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More Details

Property Manager
Trish Stoeppelwerth
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 15, 2018

About Trish Stoeppelwerth

Our house on Cape San Blas is our favorite place to be! We are a family of four - Paul and Trish and our two young adult children. Our son is developmentally disabled who loves to walk on the beach, and our daughter is a recent college grad. We live in a suburb north of Atlanta.

Trish Stoeppelwerth purchased this house in 2005

Why Trish Stoeppelwerth chose Port St. Joe

Cape San Blas was exactly what we were looking for in a vacation spot. It has beautiful, white sand beaches and the clear blue water of the Gulf of Mexico, but does not have any crowds or traffic. It is heaven!

What makes this house unique

We have incredible, panoramic ocean views from our wrap-around decks on the top two levels of our 4,000 square foot house. We love having our own private pool so close to the ocean; we can enjoy being on the beach, then lounge in our pool. So refreshing! This is one of the few large houses on Cape San Blas that offers a bathroom for every bedroom. No sharing! And we have no carpet, hardwoods or tile throughout!

Guestbook comments from the manager

One of the best beach houses we have been to. The pool, the ping pong table, and most importantly, the beach. Not being right by the beach, the view was marvelous. After a long fun day at the beach, the pool area was great. The ping pong room was the perfect place to be. The bikes were awesome not being from the Trading Post. The balconies were the most amazing part, being able to see everything. When it comes time for a nap, we loved the hammock. We loved the bedrooms, the living room and the media room.
Jul 2016
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Port St. Joe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • You will receive a refund on cancellation of amount you have paid if house is re-rented for the same rate. If not, you can receive a partial refund.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Ensuite to King bedroom on middle floor.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Ensuite to King bedroom - middle floor, large walk-in shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Ensuite to King bedroom on top floor, walk-in shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Next to bunk bedroom, on middle floor.
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Ensuite to twin bedroom, ground floor
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , On top floor near Great a Room.
    Bathroom 7 - toilet , On ground floor, can be accessed from pool
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king , On the middle floor, with ensuite bath and deck access
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , On middle floor - ensuite bath, walk-in closet, deck access
    Bedroom 4 - 2 child bed , 2 bunk bed , On middle floor, next to a full bath. Two trundle beds.
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , On ground floor, with ensuite bath and large closet.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , On top floor - ensuite bath, walk-in closet, deck access
    Media room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , On middle floor, queen-size sleeper sofa
  • King size beds (3) Each Master Bedroom has a King Bed!, Twin or Single Beds (2) On ground floor, Child Beds (2) Trundle bed under bunk beds, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen-size in Media Room on first floor, Bunk Beds (2) On first floor
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 7 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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25% Discount for March 17 - Beautiful 5 bed/6 bath, private pool, ,luxury, views
average rating of 4.9 based on 18 reviews

Fabulous views, design, comfort, space!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at this beautiful beach house! Enjoy both the beach and bay views. Tastefully furnished - love the custom pine dining room table! Lots to do (beach, pool, bikes, ping pong, etc.). Away from the crowds. Well appointed. Unique design = great views for everyone, great spaces for gathering and for enjoying those quiet moments. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a glowing review! We strive to make our house a wonderful experience for our guests, and we're so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Come stay at Sea Haven another time!
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Our stay was better than a five star resort!

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful house! A private pool surrounded by palm trees, each bedroom has a private bathroom, and a common area on each floor – the kids and adults spent indoor time apart (yay!). We have never been at a place quite like it. We shared the house with 2 other couples and had 6 kids. We have never stayed at a house that had so much room. It was truly like a resort. We had a terrific time!

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review! We strive to make our house a wonderful experience for our guests, and we're happy you enjoyed your time there! Come back and stay at Sea Haven again!
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Perfect Beach get-a-way

  • 5 of 5

This house was ideal for our family get away. The location was perfect for a relaxing beach week. Beaches were clean and not crowded. We set up "camp"and were able to keep the spot all week. The house had excellent views and a relaxing dip in the pool was a great bonus. We could see the dolphins swim by from the deck!! We loved the decorations and set up of the house. Plenty of space for different family activities but a main great room for dinners and gatherings. The house was exactly as presented. We will recommend this to a friend and plan to be back ourselves!

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2018
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to review our house! We're so glad you liked it, and that you had a good time!
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Beach dreams come true

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home has all you need to make your beach vacation a phenomenal one. The home is large and clean. Bathrooms are large and beds are comfortable! What makes the trip memorable is the view. The sunsets are spectacular! There is plenty of seating on each level for relaxing and enjoying the ocean air.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review! We're so glad you liked our house, and that you had a great time! Please come again!
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Beautiful home with a great location

  • 4 of 5

Overall very nice place to stay. There were a couple of small issues when we first got to the house. We reported the problems to the management for resolution. Everything we needed to prepare our own meals was provided.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to review your stay! I'm sorry you experienced some issues. I hadn't heard about anything, so I checked to see what they were. The only problems were a lightbulb that needed to be replaced and a sliding door on the top floor that was difficult to lock. Unfortunately, light bulbs do burn out in any home. I'm glad my management company was able to quickly get you a replacement bulb. As to the slider, that floor is three stories up with no outside access; you'd have to have a fire truck ladder to reach that door! Thank you, though, for bringing it to our attention, we will make sure to fix that!
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Looks just like the pictures!

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here! Everything was so clean and nicely decorated. The pool was great and only a short walk from a very private beach. Never had many people on it. Overall, we had a great week and will be back!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to review Sea Haven! We're so glad that you enjoyed the house and had a great time! We'd love to have you back!
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Car: necessary

We are located in the SeaGrass subdivision right off Cape San Blas Road. Adjacent to Cape San Blas Road is the bike path that leads to Coneheads and the State Park. The State Park is about four miles to the North, and we're about one mile past The Trading Post convenience store.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning and Linens $300 + Tax
Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

** Rates do not include cleaning and linen fees. Pool heat is $60 per day, just to pay for the cost of the gas. You can avoid the service fee by booking directly with me.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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