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A Hidden Treasure --spacious, comfortable home, private pool, beach access

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms 4 baths sleeps 10. Bunk room, pack-n-play, high chair for children

Located in the protected Plantation on a treed acre this comfortable beach house has all of the conveniences of home plus coastal charm. Multiple decks, private screened pool, outdoor shower as well as large TV, wireless Internet and park grill await you. A tree lined boardwalk provides beach access for fishing, swimming, shelling and walking. Bicycle paths abound.

By the way: The 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition was photographed in Appalachicola and on St. George Island to showcase the quaint cotton port and pristine beaches.

The Plantation on St. George Island: The Plantation on St. George Island is a gated community with limited access through a security guard insuring privacy and protection. The homes are nestled into beautiful large lots with easy access to the beach and bay. At the end of the Plantation is Bob Sikes Cut which is renown for its fishing opportunities -- and view of Little St. George Island. It is wonderful to perch on the rocks of the Cut and look at the boats parade by or watch the birds and dolphins.

Plantation Amenities: A gorgeous new Plantation Clubhouse is available to all of our visitors. It features a beautiful new pool and exercise room. Close by are tennis courts and extensive paved bike paths.

More Details

Owner
Cam Tillotson
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 13, 2017

Amenities

Plantation House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please take out trash and wash and neatly put away all dishes and kitchen utensils.
  • Only small children can use the top beds in the bunk room. Larger children must use the lower ones.
  • Absolutely no pets.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - outdoor shower , outdoor shower
  • Outdoor shower is exhilarating in cold or hot weather.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 4 twin/ single , The bunks are only suitable for children.
  • Three master suites with own bath. Bunk room with four bunks and own bath.... suitable only for children. Larger ones should only use the bottom bunks ..smaller ones on top.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Beautiful natural setting -- abundant wild life -- private pool. Private airstrip available. Truly a special place for a family gathering.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

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A Hidden Treasure --spacious, comfortable home, private pool, beach access
average rating of 4.7058825 based on 17 reviews
5

A True Hidden Treasure

  • 5 of 5

This beach experience has been the best ever for our family. Such a beautiful, serene, spacious place to spend a few precious days. The children enjoyed the pool and the beach and fell into bed every night totally exhausted and happy. The kitchen is complete with anything you need to cook a meal . It is beautifully decorated and yet kid friendly. The steps were not a big challenge except loading and unloading. You feel as if you are in your own private little world with the trees and plants all around. There are plenty of places to escape with a good book away from the TV.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for writing a review. So glad you enjoyed the house.. and time with your family. Hope you will come back!
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5

Very nice home...great for families!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at A Hidden Treasure! The home wD large enough for the three families to be together but not run over each other. The owner was very easy to get in contact with...

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a great time. Thank you for writing a review. Hope you will visit again!
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Three Way, TN
5

Great getaway from it all on St Georges Island a real "Hidden Treasure".

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I took a much needed vacation to St Georges Island. The house was as advertised with everything we need to feel comfortable and secure. We spent a lot of time exploring the local sites but were able to enjoy the screened in-ground pool a few nights after shopping and site seeing. It’s owner, Cam, was supper responsive with great communication prior to our trip letting us know everything we should expect with accurate directions, instructions and provided a detailed list on things the house included. The house is situated within a nice gated community which is very cosmetically pleasing and relaxing. A short walk through a shaded boardwalk each day and it was like we had our own beach. Overall it was an awesome getaway and I’m looking forward to returning.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for writing a review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Please come back!
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5

Our vacation at A Hidden Treasure holiday home

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I very much enjoyed our week long stay. We especially appreciated the quiet, privacy and spaciousness of the accommodations. The house is surrounded by forest, with access to the beach via a few hundred yard long elevated boardwalk through the forest. The house is in excellent condition with all required amenities provided. We'll be coming back in the near future!

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for writing a review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. Please come back!
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5

Very relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay with our kids and parents. The pool was wonderful, plenty of space, bedrooms, bathrooms and the beach was a few short steps away. We will consider returning for our next beach trip.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a good time --hope you will return. Thank you for writing a review.
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A Hidden Treasure

  • 4 of 5

We had a great stay. The house is in a gated community so the beach was not crowded at all. Cam was great and very timely whenever we had a question or concern. I was torn when I was looking at houses, wanting a beach view, but having 2 kids (15/11) I knew the pool would be a good thing as well. It was a great choice. The beach Is less than a 2 minute walk and the boys loved being able to come back and swim. There are a lot of stairs so not recommended for anyone older that doesn't do stairs very well. We loved this place and will definitely go back!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Panama City, Tallahassee, Air strip on St. George
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Harry A's and Eddie Teach's
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Port St Joe and St James Bay
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Highway 98
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
BJ's, Harry A's, Blue Parrot, Subway
Car: necessary

St George Island is a beautiful barrier island with 17 miles of pristine beach. It is not unusual to see dolphins, blue herons, osprey and even bald eagles while visiting the island. Relax and enjoy fishing, boating, walking , bicycling, swimming shelling, and star gazing. Close by is historic Appalachicola with its many restaurants and shops as well as the Dixie Theater. Bring your golf clubs --a challenging course is a only a short drive. Spend a long weekend and enjoy the local Seafood Festival and Chili Cook off.

By the way: The 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition was photographed in Appalachicola and on St. George Island to showcase the quaint historic cotton port and the pristine beaches.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $300

Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed. Checks preferred -- PAY*Homeaway accepted. More than 2 payments can be arranged if the reservation is 90 days or more away. This is a Saturday to Saturday rental during the summer season. Damage deposits are refunded by check within two weeks of stay -- if appropriate.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund