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The Rebels Rest

A Romantic Getaway moored on the Apalachicola River

 

This floating home offers sweeping waterfront views of the river with spectacular sunrises and sunsets. The moon reflecting off the water provides a backdrop for a romantic dinner on your waterfront porch. After your dinner, you can then relax in front of your own fireplace which provides a comfortable end to your evening (no heat). You will enjoy a peaceful stay in this cozy one bedroom chalet while being entertained by a variety of wildlife including bald eagles and pelicans looking for their next meal. You will see dolphins swim by as they follow the commercial fishing boats hoping that they will capture some of their catch . The boating traffic in this low wake area includes both large pleasure yachts as well as the famous Apalachicola commercial fishing boats out for their oyster, shrimp and grouper. There are fishing rods available onboard for your afternoon relaxation. Parking is only a few steps from your vacation home.

The interior of this gem offers a fully stocked kitchen with all full size appliances, televisions with all DISH channels, WiFi, a large bathroom, an office area and a separate bedroom featuring a queen size bed. Coffee is provided and all linens are included. Just bring your suitcase to start your vacation aboard the Rebel's Rest. Your stay may include the use of a kayak to explore the waters around Apalachicola which can be launched from the side of your floating home.

Just a 5 minute walk to town as your floating home is moored just a couple of blocks from downtown Apalachicola. You may spend your time browsing the shops and art galleries in the area or dine at the many restaurants in town which specialize in the fresh seafood of the area. The famous Up the Creek Restaurant and Raw Bar is located right next door and serves the best oysters in town along with a variety of other fish, chicken or beef. For slightly more upscale dining, there is Up the Stairs which serves only to adults and has a very romantic atmosphere. You may also wish to have breakfast at Caroline's on Water St. which has been rated as serving one of the best breakfasts in Florida.

For the beach lovers, a twilight stroll along with beaches of St. George Island is a short 15 minute drive away. The panhandle beaches with their white sandy beaches are rated some of the best in the United States. You can get a panoramic view of the surrounding area by walking to the top of the St. George Island lighthouse. For sunbathing, the State Park is the best kept secret with a very secluded beach for your enjoyment.

For romance, a fishing adventure or just a relaxing get away from your hectic life, you will find a wonderful and completely enjoyable vacation aboard the Rebel's Rest. Perfect for anniversaries, birthdays or marriage proposals!

 

Overview

  • house boat
  • 500 sq. ft.
  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Min-Nights: 3

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Fireplace
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Parking
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Internet
  • Free Wifi

Kitchen

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

Reviews

We highly recommend it!!!

We had an extended stay on the Rebel's Rest and it was amazing! My husband & I snuggled into the houseboat and loved it!! The owner of the boat is phenomenal in so many ways. My husband wanted to fish and she recommended a local guide who was fun and knew where to catch fish! I love photography and took many fun photos of a variety of boats passing by. I had to learn to take time to wave a

Miriam & Terry
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Dates Nightly Weekly Monthly Minimum Stay Additional Guest Additional Guest Price
Spring/Summer 2019
Feb 01 2019 - Oct 31 2019
$210 $1325 - 3 Nights - -
Florida Seafood Festival
Nov 01 2019 - Nov 02 2019
$250 - - 2 Nights - -
Fall
Nov 03 2019 - Dec 01 2019
$210 $1325 - 3 Nights - -
Winter 2020
Dec 01 2019 - Jan 16 2020
$190 $1250 - 3 Nights - -
Spring/Summer 2020
Jan 17 2020 - Nov 05 2020
$210 $1325 - 3 Nights - -

Additional information about rental rates

Maximum: 2 guests 10% Military Discounts available with ID No monthly rentals are offered. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Owner's Cancellation Policy

    Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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