"The Turtle Shell" 1BR/1BA- walking distance to Carrabelle Beach!

$175-225/night
1 Bedroom • 1 Bath (1 full) • Sleeps 4
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The Turtle Shell at Haven Court is a 1BR/1BA stilted cottage just across Hwy 98 to Carrabelle Beach! Spread out in almost 750 sq. ft. of beautifully decorated space.  The fully stocked kitchen has everything you need to cook up your catch of the day, including a park-style charcoal grill downstairs. Beautiful hardwood & tile floors, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, full bath with tub and walk-in shower. Two flat screen TVs, & Wi-Fi.  Sleeps 4 with a king size bed in the bedroom and a queen size pullout sleeper sofa. Enjoy a nice cup of coffee while watching the sunrise from the balcony or wind down while relaxing in the large spa style bath. Only a few short steps to the tranquil sandy beach, and parking underneath the unit will accommodate 2 vehicles. The Turtle Shell makes for the perfect romantic getaway or a family wanting to enjoy the beach! Easy to spot, just look for the bright green TURTLE! 

Located an hour's drive south from Tallahassee, and only twenty minutes from St. George Island and Apalachicola. On the way from Tallahassee, there is the Wakulla Springs State Park, that offers guided boat tours and swimming, Panacea's Gulf Specimen Marine Lab, that has touch pools for children, and St. James Bay Golf Course designed by Robert Walker.

Other places to explore in the surrounding area include Tate's Hell Nature Trail, the Carrabelle Lighthouse and MuseumCamp Gordon Johnston World War II MuseumDog Island ferry excursions, and charter fishing. There are kayak rentals and public boat ramps in Carrabelle. 

St. George Island State Park offers miles of sugary white sand beaches.  In Apalachicola, you'll find loads of gift shops and restaurants, the November Seafood Festival, the Scipio Boardwalk, and the Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve.

If you want a tranquil getaway away from the traffic, hustle and bustle of the bigger beach towns, come here and discover the true meaning of "The Forgotten Coast".

 

Please note that this unit is not part of the RV park next door, so there is no access to their pool. Maximum pets: 1 under 30lbs.

October 2021 – new washer and dryer available for guests.

Ask about discounted rates for long term rentals.

Property Type Cottage
Check-In A keypad is available 24 hours a day to provide entry for guests
House Rules
  • Maximum occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Infants welcome
  • Pets considered
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum age of primary renter: 25
Setting & View
  • Beach
General
  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hot Water
  • Wifi
Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Pots & Pans
Bathrooms 1 Bath (1 full)
  • Bathroom 1 – Shower, Toilet, Tub
Sleeping Arrangements 1 Bedrooms, sleeps 4
  • Master – 1 King bed, 1 Sleeper sofa/Futon
Sleeper sofa
Entertainment
  • Television
  • Satellite/Cable
Outdoor
  • Deck/Patio (uncovered)
Vehicles
  • Parking
Expectations
  • Requires Stairs
Season Rate
Winter 3
Dec 27, 2021 - Mar 31, 2022
Night
$150
Base rates
1/1 - 12/31
Night
$200
Weekend Night
$200 - $225
summer
4/1 - 5/27
Night
$200
Weekend Night
$200 - $225
MDW
5/28 - 5/31
Night
$200 - $225
Weekend Night
$225
4th of July
7/2 - 7/5
Night
$200 - $225
Weekend Night
$225
Labor Day
9/2 - 9/6
Night
$200 - $225
Weekend Night
$225
Thanks Giving
11/25 - 11/28
Night
$175 - $225
Weekend Night
$225
Christmas
12/24 - 12/26
Night
$225

Cancellation Policy: No refunds