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Floating Vacation Rental with Large Porch for Dolphin Spotting in Apalachicola, Florida

Apalachicola, Florida (United States)

Floating Vacation Rental with Large Porch for Dolphin Spotting in Apalachicola, Florida

Visit Apalachicola, Florida: vacation rental on the water

Floating Homes
1 unit
4 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
No pets allowed
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Hosted by Karen
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  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This delightful rental can be found floating on the water in this charming setting of Apalachicola, Florida. It can sleep a total of four guests as there are two bedrooms, one of which has a queen-size bed and the other is fitted with a double bed. Both bedrooms have their own bathroom but share a shower. It is the perfect choice for couples or families.

In the full kitchen, guests will find all the amenities of a modern home, despite the setting on the water. There is also a coffeemaker and coffee provided so that guests have plenty of energy for a day of exploring. The kitchen surfaces are solid Corian and there is indoor dining available for rainy days or colder evenings. The rental features artwork of a local artist.

Outside, glampers will love relaxing on the large front porch where they can spot dolphins and watch the sun rise and set.


  • 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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