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Wakulla River 3bd/2bth vacation home with private boat dock

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 6 Sleeps

Nestled in 20 acres of pine forest. A boardwalk takes you through an

incredible forest of Magnolias, Live Oak and Cypress Trees to your

own private boat dock on the pristine Wakulla River. Built in

the Spring of 2004 this 1700 sq. ft. home with unique circular

design has 3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms and vaulted ceilings. The great

room with fireplace, dining room and kitchen area are open and

surrounded by large windows where you can view the forest and

wildlife. Travertine and slate floors throughout the home. It is

fully furnished to accommodate 6. If you don't have a boat there are

canoes, kayaks or pontoon boat available on a rental basis to use

during your stay.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 1, 2017


Crawfordville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Bunk beds
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
The kitchen is fully equipped with microwave, range/stove, dishwasher, refrigerator, toaster & coffemaker and all cooking utensils. Linens provided. Washer and dryer. Ceiling fans, central air and heat. Fireplace, satellite TV, DVD/VCR. Large whirlpool tub. Private boat dock.


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(3 traveler reviews)

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Wakulla River 3bd/2bth vacation home with private boat dock
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
pell city, al,usa

Nature at it's best!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful and relaxing vacation. It was total peace and quiet. Walking to the river was heavenly. We sat on the dock and listened to all the river sounds! We hiked at St. Marks (which was great) but always looked forward to getting back to the cabin and heading to the dock to see what awaited us! The river was very dark and murky from all the rain in the area but still nature abounded. The house was perfect for us....very clean and comfortable! If you need a fast paced highly entertaining vacation then this may not be for you. But if you like nature at its best....then this is it! We hope to come back soon!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2014
  • Stayed: March 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

When you arrive you will pull up to a farm gate with a lock, pass through the gate and drive down a long, beautiful, natural drive, watch for deer scampering out of your path, listen to hundreds of birds sing your arrival, breathe in that wonderful woodsy smell, feel the stress begin to melt away. The house is about half-way between the gate and the water, set in the middle of a small clearing, inviting you in. Every need you could have has been anticipated, add your food and toiletries and you are ready to relax. Grab a cup of coffee, take a walk down to the very sturdy boardwalk and listen to the quiet, no cars, no unnatural noises, except maybe the quiet rattle of a boat slowly motoring downriver. Sit on the dock, watch the manatee, listen to an eagle call, maybe a deer or an otter swims downriver. You are in heaven. And the best part? Chances are your cell phone won't work, so you can truly unplug and relax.

The house is well appointed, good showers with plenty of hot water. Master bath is large with jetted tub. Beds are very comfortable. Tile floors throughout, house phone, tv with many channels. Plenty of pots, pans, utensils and dishes in the kitchen. Programmable coffee pot, toaster, coffee grinder, and a large refrigerator. Did you forget something? As isolated as you feel, there is a Super Walmart, Walgreens, and several other stores within a few minutes drive.

We will be staying here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2012
  • Stayed: January 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. The cell phone thing is interesting. Verizon service is generally okay even inside the house. It used to be terrible. Not sure about sprint or AT&T. But as a last resort you can check your voicemail at the end of the driveway by the road. The reception there is always good. No idea why. Come back any time!
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Atlanta, Georgia, USA


  • 5 of 5

The house is perfect for people who do not require constant commercial entertainment. Our family visit there included members from Europe and NY State, who have not spent much time together. The open floor plan allows for togetherness and promotes social interactions. The two children in our group enjoyed the wild life, the access to swimming and boating, and Wakulla State Park nearby. The secluded location was great for guitar sing-alongs on the deck and boat outings to the gulf and along the river. House and property were in excellent condition, well maintained and equipped. The walkway to the river provides safe and easy access to the river. We enjoyed watching animals in and around the river from the dock. We love preparing meals together and eating in. The kitchen and dining areas were great for that.

For our purposes, it was the perfect place to see northern Florida away from beaches, crowds, and bombardment from the commercial world. The owner had answered our may questions in advance and there are many restaurants and attractions within short driving distance for those looking for people contact.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2011
  • Stayed: June 2011
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Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Enjoy wildlife on the Wakulla River.

* Visit the Edward Ball State Park.

* The wildlife refuge.

* The beach.

* Fresh fish from Myway Seafood in Pancea.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Canoe/Kayak the Wakulla.

* Sit on my dock and take it all in.

* Play golf at Southwood with an internet coupon...

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Take the boat tour at the State Park 10 minutes from the house.

* Swim in the gulf.

* Do some birdwatching...

Beautiful sandy beaches along the Gulf of Mexico are 20-30 minutes

away as is all the shopping and entertainment that Tallahassee has

to offer. Several nearby golf courses. Close to the St.Marks

Lighthouse and National Wildlife Refuge, St.Marks Tallahassee

Historical Railroad Bike Trail, Wakulla Springs State Park,

Ochlockonee River State Park, salt and freshwater fishing

(professional guide service available), canoe and kayak rental. The

Wakulla River is famous for its crystal clear pristine water

abundant with wildlife such as manatees during April through

October, otters, Florida alligators, and turtles. Birds along the

river include the Bald Eagle, Osprey, Swallowed Tail Kite, Owls,

Hawks, and over 40 other species of smaller birds and ducks.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 11.0%

Monthly Rate: $0 - $0

Fall rate:
* October 1 to Dec 31st-$950/week $175/night minimum 2
Winter rate:
* Jan 1-Feb 28 $750/wk. $125/night. Minimum 2 night
Spring rate:
* March 1 to May 31 - $950/week $175/night. Minimum 2 night stay.
Summer rate:
* June 1 to Sept 30-$950/week $175/night. Minimum 2 night stay.
Terms and Conditions
* Small pets are accepted with $50 nonrefundable deposit
* Payment can be made in the form of a check or money order
* Upon making your reservation a deposit of 50% is
required and the balance of payment is required within 7 days of your arrival
* $75 fully refundable damage deposit is required
* All towels and linens provided for you.
* $100 fee for cleaning and linen service.
* All rentals subject to State and local tax of 11%.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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