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Floating Cottage Rental with Observation Deck in Apalachicola, Florida

Apalachicola, Florida (United States)

Floating Cottage Rental with Observation Deck in Apalachicola, Florida

Floating Homes
1 unit
4 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
No pets allowed
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  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This inviting cottage rental can be found floating on the water in Apalachicola, Florida. It can sleep a total of four guests as there are two bedrooms, both of which have their own bathroom and offer plenty of privacy. One of the bedrooms has a queen-size bed and the second offers a comfortable double bed, making it the perfect choice for couples or families.

The cottage has a full kitchen with all the amenities of a modern home, despite the setting on the water. The kitchen surfaces are solid Corian and there is indoor dining available for rainy days or colder evenings. There is also a second wet bar for preparing drinks and snacks. The rental has a welcoming living area where guests will be able to put their feet up after a busy day spent exploring the town.

Outside, glampers will find a front porch and also an observation deck on the second level where they can soak in views of the water.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Safe box
  • Toilet
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Fridge
  • Coffeemaker
  • Oven
  • Private Lounge/Living room
  • Kitchen
  • Heating
  • Microwave
  • Blender
  • Toaster
  • Dining room
  • Deck/Patio
  • Linens and pillows
  • Stove
  • Iron
  • Dining table
  • Television
  • Cooking basics
  • Fan
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Parking
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
The rental is fitted with everything guests will need to relax in style on the water. All linens and towels are provided by the hosts and there is Wi-Fi so that glampers can stay in touch with loved ones. Guests will also find their own kitchen in the rental that has everything needed to cook up a storm.

Parking is available.

Guest Services

  • Bar/Pub
  • Cafe
  • Restaurant
  • Front desk service

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Shopping
  • Museums
This unique glamping rental boasts a quirky setting on the water in the bay in the heart of Apalachicola, Florida. Guests will find themselves ideally located at the mouth of the river within the city's historic district. The rental is attached to the main dock, meaning guests can enjoy easy access to the area's fabulous restaurants and dry land is just a few steps away.

Despite its historic past, this area offers a wide range of modern shops for guests to visit and local produce is served in the many fabulous restaurants. Guests will find the lovely St. George Island beaches just a few minutes away by car for when they are keen to soak up some sun. In addition, guests will find themselves just minutes away from the rural trails on offer in the expansive parks that border the town.


  • Biking
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Swimming
  • Water sports
  • Scuba diving
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Stand-up paddleboarding

The rental offers the perfect base for guests to explore the historic charm of Apalachicola. Glampers can enjoy a getaway in their own secluded setting on the water and take advantage of all that the bay has to offer, from swimming to fishing. When they fancy heading out onto dry land, the town offers a commercial center where there are many shops to pick up souvenirs or hunt for treats in the local boutiques.

For guests keen to do some hiking during their stay, there is an extensive network of trails in the rural park that surrounds the town. Glampers should also find time to head to St. George Island during their vacation, where the beaches are truly stunning and there is a lighthouse for guests to soak in some amazing views.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Strict: It is at the discretion of each individual host as to whether the booking can be rescheduled to another available date. If you cancel at any time, you will not receive any refund.

Additional Information

An additional cleaning fee applies.

Smoking is not permitted inside.

Pets are not permitted.

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