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The Islander

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Jul 28, 2016
Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 6 Sleeps

Brand new, non-smoking, luxuriously furnished condo on elevated 1st floor in exclusive condominium complex in Suwannee Florida near the Gulf of Mexico. This beautiful unit has tiled floors in kitchen, both baths and laundry room. New carpet covers the spacious family room and all 3 bedrooms. French doors open onto a private balcony with views of the gulf coast, creeks and marsh land. Unit boast all new leather reclining sofa and matching recliner, stylish dining room table that seats 8, new washer/dryer and fully furnished gourmet kitchen. The master bedroom has a queen size bed with a plush Simmons beauty rest mattress, large master bath with walk-in shower, his-her vanity, his-her closets and flat screen TV. The family room has a large flat screen HD television with Satellite Direct services. Unit has phone with free local and long distance service. Covered parking for 3 vehicles directly under the unit. Boat trailer parking either under unit or at adjacent lot. Furnished balcony overlooks private boat slip and floating docks in canal adjacent to Suwannee River and minutes from the Gulf of Mexico. Boat ramp access is next door at the marina where you will see the local fisherman bring in their fresh catch of stone crab, blue crab, oysters, grouper and snapper.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Recent Review

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5 Reviews

5
based on 5 traveler reviews

Tallahassee
5

What a gem!

  • 5 of 5

The Islander is perfect if you want to get away from it all. The condo has everything you need for a wonderful relaxing and fun vacation. All the furniture is so comfortable, lots of room for four to six people. The area is so quiet at night and you can see a beautiful sunset from the balcony. The floating dock which goes almost completely around the property provided great fishing opportunities. The property is between two canals and Marina across the way. Suwannee has two restaurants which are both excellent! They also have a market for groceries. Another nice feature is the private pool and pool house. Hard to cover all the great things about the property or its owner, Britt, who was so very nice!

  • Submitted: May 23, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gainesville, Florida
5

One of our favorite places

  • 5 of 5

My wife, two daughters aged 5 and 7, and I rented this condo for a week during Spring Break 2013. We love a lot about the place.

First, we loved the convenience of the boat ramp in proximity to the condo. It was right there on site. And we were able to dock the boat outside our back window.

Second, we loved the ease of getting bait, as there was a marina next door.

Third, we loved being able to drive back from a day on the gulf into a nice freshwater river.

Fourth, this place has the best amenities of all the places we've stayed over the past three years. Great pots and pans, silverware, etc. It sounds corny, but we've been to places with one pot, very scratched non-stick pans, and so on.

Fifth, it was COLD when we visited and being able to drive around in the golf cart was a huge plus for the kids. The wind kept us off the water most days, so we drove around the neighborhood on the cart and loved it.

Sixth, It was clean!

Seventh, the wonderful owner made wi-fi available for us, which was not advertised.

Eighth, the elevator was a nice advantage when taking heavy items up a level.

Ninth, the local restaurant was great! We loved the clam chowder and oysters. So fresh and delicious. (Salt Creek)

and Tenth, the friendliness of the people of Suwannee.

What didn't we like? I think we agree that not having great phone service was an issue. We would have to go down the street and hold the phone at a certain angle just to pick up a faint signal that would last a minute or so before getting lost again. We use AT&T. The condo has a phone, but even the land line phone has static.

If you want a nice relaxing place to vacation and have a boat, this is one fantastic place that we highly recommend. Just don't count on having phone service on your wireless phone and everything else will be perfect!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Jacksonville, Florida
5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5

This was an absolute dream place to stay. Looking at the pictures we knew the place was nice but when we stepped inside we couldn't be more pleased! Everything we needed and more was there for us to use and it was all new! The beds were so comfortable, the appliances in the kitchen amazing, the bathrooms were wonderful and spacious! My boyfriend absolutely fell in love with the floating dock right outside the balcony. We can't wait to go back again and again!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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gainesville fl. u.s.a
5

1st. class place

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. Took the boat kept it on the slip. Every morning just get in the boat drive to marina next door get ice, bait and go fish. came back in in middle of day went to pool. went back out in evening. Ate at resturant one evening, took golf cart: Great way to travel. Can't say enough good things. Hope to go back soon.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Mount Pleasant, Pa. USA
5

What a wonderful place!

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful condo! Extremely well stocked and beautifully decorated. Breath taking scenery! The owners are extremely cooperative and caring! It was a wonderful vacation and can't wait to be able to go back. From the seafood restaurant, the restaurant at the marina to the BBQ's. Everything was delicious! From the crystal clear springs at the state parks to the flea markets, it was awesome! Thank you Greg and Charlotte for a great vacation!

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2012
  • Stayed: Feb 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were honored that you chose our ‘home away from home’ to spend your vacation. It was a true pleasure getting to know you and your parents. If there is anything in the future we can do for you please do not hesitate to phone or email me. Take care and keep in touch. Charlotte
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Location

Activity and Interests

World class fishing for bass, trout, redfish, grouper and snapper in the river, flats, creeks and gulf. Take a boat ride up the historic Suwannee River to see the abundant wildlife or swim in one of the many fresh water springs. There are many small islands to explore or relax on their sandy banks. Wildlife abounds here in this beautiful area. See all types of birds, storks, pelicans, ducks, osprey, bald eagles, herons and egrets. You may also spot alligators, dolphins, porpoise, sturgeon, tarpon and manatee. During the season, scallops are easily gathered in the grass flats around the coast. Tour the island by golf cart or bring a bicycle. Enjoy a sunset dinner at Salt Creek Restaurant where you will find fresh seafood, home cooking or ask them to prepare your fresh catch! Be sure and check out the Dixie Mainline Trail just north of town. It parallels the coast through the lower Suwannee wildlife refuge. Hike, bike or slowly drive (25 mph) this 9 mile trail through pine forest, hardwood hammock, wetlands and tidal creeks. Guided fishing trips and golf outings with teaching professional available.

Availability

Rental rates

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My Standard Rate
Mar 22 2016 - Mar 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
$100
$680
$1,700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $80

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Amenities

Property Type

  • condo

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Room

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool

Suitability

  • pets not allowed

Attractions

  • marina

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • skiing
  • water tubing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3

Outside

  • Balcony

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

Notes:

  • Master bedroom with new queen bed, large master bath, double vanity, double closets, I-Pod docking station and flat screen HDTV, free wifi. Second bedroom has new twin beds, large closet, I-Pod docking station and flat screen HDTV. Third bedroom has a beautiful new set of bunk beds. Unit has plush towels and linens with complimentary his and hers bath amenities. Fully furnished gourmet kitchen has refrigerator with water and ice, smooth top range, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster oven, blender, crock pot, extra large George Forman grill, new high end cookware, dinnerware and much more! Laundry room with large washer dryer. This special unit has a private boat slip, private boat ramp, fish cleaning facility, new gas grill and club car golf cart. Beautiful pool with nice pool chairs and bath house. Elevator and stair access.

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