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DEAL: May 20-27 - $1090!! July 8-15 - $2090! August 5-12 - $1,790!

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Rental Home 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms Sleeps 10 Pets allowed Save
Our Private, Not Overcrowded Beaches
Our Private, Not Overcrowded Beaches
View From East Deck
View from Leisure lane
Jenn Air Range
This photo is taken from kitchen.  You will cook and watch The Gulf.
Dining Room opened to Living Area and Kitchen
High Ceiling in the center of the house makes space very open and light
Part of the living area on the second floor
Living Area
Living Room Area
Bedroom with queen size bed and smart tv
Bedroom with queen size bed
Bedroom, queen size bed, smart tv
Bedroom, queen size bed and smart tv
Living Area for Children on the first floor
East Deck
West Deck
Screened Porch Is perfect For Evening Tea...
Our shed with chairs, beach toys and bikes
Community Pool with lots of seating, tables, umbrellas and plenty of parking and bike racks.
Huge Resort Village pool, located inside Resort Village Property, includes a hot tub and  clubhouse.
Hot tub at The Resort Village pool
Boardwalk on the beach
Our Pristine Beaches
Our Beach
ACE store at Apalachicola
IGA at Apalachicola
Nick's Hole Sign
Lighthouse, St George Island
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St. George Island, Florida
On the beach path, we are steps ( 3-4 minutes walk) from house to waves using convenient boardwalk. Awesome Gulf views from the house. Owner-managed 4 bedrooms / 3 bath, three story house is located at the Plantation (24x7 gated community) on St. George Island. Great home for up to 10 people. Tennis courts, two huge community pools and awesome bike/walk trail are available for you. No high rises, no crowd. Our Island is known as a serene and pet-friendly vacation paradise. Welcome to The Paradise!

The Palms is vacation beach house located on the St George Island at the Plantation, 24x7 gated community. The Plantation considers itself a Nature Preserve and provides a special balance of nature and wildlife, pristine, private beaches and beautiful homes. The Palms offers awesome Gulf view alongside with natural and peaceful settin...
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About the Owner, Greg Smith and L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
We encourage our prospective guests to contact us with any questions they might have about the area, house, etc. We also provide our guests with info where to shop for groceries and sea food, etc.
We serve our appliances regularly to be sure that there are minimum unexpected problems . If anything happens please contact us by phone or email. We have good local contractors whom we can send in the house to resolve the problem. Our respond time is about an hour. Usually less than an hour.
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

A half-block from the front door and you're on one of the most beautiful beaches in America. This sunny, comfortable home was just what the doctor ordered to chase away winter blahs. Even though this was a working vacation, the rapid wifi made access fast and easy. The house itself is comfortable with a lovely living room, twin outdoor decks...

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We always enjoy getting a good review from our guests. It makes want to try even harder. Please come again and thank you for being such appreciative guests. Greg


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2017 for a stay in January 2017
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Clean, modern and pet friendly. Walking distance to dog - friendly beach. Secure gated community. Roomy and sunny fully equipped home. Owner called to make sure things were ok. Definitely would stay there again

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Thank you very much for taking the time for this review. We are glad that your family had a good time. Hope you will visit us again shortly.


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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017 for a stay in December 2016
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Pet-friendly. Common area on third level. Spiral staircase provides inside access between second and third levels. Four bedrooms and two full bathrooms on second level. Full bathroom and laundry on third level. No live television channels, but internet access worked well and Netflix provided. Worked great for 4 adult couples. Owners were responsive and friendly. Made several suggestions about what...

Management response:

Dear Anne and Family, Thank you for staying in our house and submitting this review. We are glad that you had a good time and that we were helpful with island information. We do offer Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu video/music services. Unfortunately the quality of regular cable service is poor here on the island, but we are always looking...


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (1)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
Smoking not allowed
Pets allowed
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May 6, 2017
4 nights
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May 27, 2017
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  • Cleaning fee: $225 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Book one of the following months: Nov, Dec, Jan or Feb. Monthly rate is great.
Military Discount is 5%
Repeat Renter Discount is 5% Off !
If you have more than 8 people (adults and children older 3 years old), please add $20 per night for each up to ten people.
There is a pet fee if you would like to bring your pet, please contact owner.
Please add $ 225 cleaning/linens fee, 9% taxes
If you are going to pay for reservation by credit card using this website, please add 3% processing fee to the total amount. No processing fee if you pay by check.
Our turnover day is Saturday. But we are flexible about this.
Rates and fee are subject to change without notice
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About the neighborhood
The Palms is about 3-4 min walking distance from lovely private beach. Some nice restaurants are on the island and more in East Point and Apalachicola, across the four-mile bridge.
Great hiking trails, especially at The Plantation, St. George Isl. State Park, on the east end of the island, and at Tate's Hell Forest (trails accessible from Hwy 98 near Carrabelle.) We also recommend to see the Estuarine Museum and historical Apalachicola.
Getting around
Biking is very popular on the Island. There is a good biking trails almost everywhere on the Island. But we recommend to have a car if you wish to go on the mainland.
Car recommended
How to get there
Most our guests are driving on The Island.
However if you need to fly there are two airport available in the area:
Tallahassee International Airport and
Panama City International-Bay County Airport.
Both airports are located in about 90 minutes driving distance.

Taxi Services company is available in Apalachicola. The company serves island also.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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