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Barn hosted by Melodie
6 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bathroom
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You’ll have the barn to yourself.
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We are close to the St Marks Refuge, it’s quiet, secluded & surrounded by woods, just a few miles from beaches, enjoy fishing, kayaking, biking & hiking trails. Ochlockonee Bay opens into Gulf, where it flows thru Carrabelle & splits into the Sopchoppy River. Bring the boat, bikes, kayaks, the kids, even grandma! Enjoy country life like when you were a kid. Sit by the fire & tell stories, view breath taking sunsets, go for a hike, ride a bike, or just make some lasting memories with the family.

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(We are now available for your private & safe getaway. We understand your safety and concerns with the Covid-19, so we have taken special precautions & sanitized the place throughly.)
Silver Glen Subdivision, is a quiet, secluded, private & safe neighborhood. Enjoy your stay in a Country Loft above a 6 stall barn, several flights of stairs, set in a rustic theme, it has a Incinolet toilet, (watch video below)large 2 person copper tub, with a hand held shower and a original whiskey barrel copper sink. There is a fully equipment kitchen, for your cooking and grilling needs, (some supplies, just replenish) dinning area that seats six, a spacious living room & large screen porch. We have1 private bedroom with a King size bed, dressers & small toddler cot, (blue ottoman) we have three additional air mattresses, 1 queen & 2 singles & 1 pac-n-play crib.
There is an outdoor shower with hot & cold, to wash off sandy toes from the beach. A large Charcoal Grill and a open fire pit. We offer some firewood for your use. There’s a outdoor swing to just sit and relax, a baby swing for the little one. A outdoor table & chairs for a picnic. A large fan under barn to relax and cool off. We have several kids toys & a few yard games. There is an outdoor clothesline to hang wet towels from the beach. The entire property is completely fenced for your privacy. We allow small pets only, under 30 lbs, permission must be approved for over weight & a pet charge will be accessed. “Absolutely NO Parties!” We respect our neighbors. (Small family gatherings are okay, hostess must approve)
Bring your bikes, and explore the wonderful bike trail just off Surf Road. It’s approximately 12 miles from Mashes Sands Beach to the City of Sopchoppy. (New construction of bike trail on Highway 319 which will extend to Panacea & beyond to St Marks.)
NOTICE: We Do Not Rent Horses, nor do we allow you to ride our personal horses. You can bring your own, (limited 2, /with required coggins & health certificate.) Ask hostess for permission & for more information. Come ride our Florida trails in the St Marks Refuge, around Otter Lake, and by Mashes Sands Beach. Please watch video on Toilet use.https://youtu.be/eCrMy4ECMeku

Guest access
We have several miles of nature trails in the St. Marks Refuge, just off Surf Road. There is fresh water fishing on the Sopchoppy River, in the Ochlockonee Bay, and salt water fishing in the Gulf of Mexico, which is just minutes away. Free public boat ramp close by. (Ro Ho road) You can enjoy fishing, kayaking, hiking, biking, & or horseback riding. There are lots of outdoor adventures to explore!! We are just a few miles from Mashes Sand Beach (small) Bald Pt. State Park, (white sandy beach, has bathrooms & pavilion) Alligator Point Beach, Wakulla Springs State Park & Ochlockonee River State Park. There are several seafood restaurants minutes away, a few stores, & several fresh seafood markets. Enjoy the Florida Sunshine and come experience our wonderful & amazing sunsets. North Florida offers a lot of history & great seafood. We are close to several towns, Panacea, Sopchoppy, Crawfordville, Tallahassee, St Marks & Carrabelle. You will never experience another stay like this one. This is our happy place! Our forgotten paradise, and we would like to share it with you. ( due to the COVID 19, some places are closed or have changed their hours)

Other things to note
We are within walking distance to the Refuge, Ochlockonee Bay, Silver Lake & the Gulf of Mexico. Bike trails that run from Sopchoppy to the Beach.(approx. 10 miles, along Surf Rd.) there are miles of hiking & horse trails in the St. Marks Refuge off Surf Road towards Sopchoppy. Otter Lake is also a nice picinic spot with bathrooms & grills. Ochlockonee River State Park has a nice swimming area, picnic tables, and bathrooms. Several free boat launch areas along Surf Road. Explore the History of the City of Sopchoppy, City of St. Marks, Wakulla Springs State Park, Alligator Point, Bald Point State Park, & the St Marks Lighthouse. There is a nice "hands on" Sea Life Aquarium located in Panacea, where kids can explore sea creatures. Enjoy Florida’s Fishing, it’s Fresh Seafood & its beautiful Coastline and don’t forget those breathtaking Florida Sunsets. Come make some memories!
We are close to the St Marks Refuge, it’s quiet, secluded & surrounded by woods, just a few miles from beaches, enjoy fishing, kayaking, biking & hiking trails. Ochlockonee Bay opens into Gulf, where it flows thru Carrabelle & splits into the Sopchoppy River. Bring the boat, bikes, kayaks, the kids, even grandma! Enjoy country life like when you were a kid. Sit by the fire & tell stories, view breath taking sunsets,… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed, 3 airbeds, 1 toddler bed, 1 cot
Common spaces
1 king bed, 1 sofa, 3 airbeds, 1 toddler bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Dedicated workspace
Indoor fireplace
Cable TV
Iron
Hair dryer
TV with standard cable/satellite
Hangers

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Wide entrance for guests

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Panacea, Florida, United States

Our neighborhood "Silver Glenn", is a small private community. Most of the paved roads have no traffic, its quiet, secluded and safe. Keep the front gate closed at all times, & please locked when away for the day. THIS IS FOR YOUR SAFTEY & YOUR PRIVACY. The provided keys are for bedroom doors, Screen door & front gate. We will not Disturb You, other than to feed twice daily, around 9am and 6 pm. If we decide to come on the premises or to go riding, we will notify you in a text or voice mail. Enjoy yourselves and relax.
Our neighborhood "Silver Glenn", is a small private community. Most of the paved roads have no traffic, its quiet, secluded and safe. Keep the front gate closed at all times, & please locked when away for the…

Hosted by Melodie

Joined in March 2016
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We love meeting people from all over the Country. My husband and I are very active in sports, riding , fishing and just being outdoors in this lovey Florida weather. Come see us and our let us share this beautiful forgotten coast.
During your stay
(Due to the Covid-19 we understand your space, we will not interact unless approved by each individual. You can contact us by phone or text messages if you like.)
You will have your privacy, and we will give you your space unless you need us for any reason. We have horses living on property, which we do feed twice daily. ( 8-9am & 5-6pm) times do vary
At this time we Do Not have horse rentals or offer to give horseback rides. Please do not feed our horses unless given permission. There are several barn cats roaming, please don’t allow them inside the screen area of the porch or living area. We do not vaccinate them, so please wash after petting.
We would really like for you to just sit back, relax, smell the fresh Florida air, and enjoy yourself. " Absolutely NO PARTIES!"
(Due to the Covid-19 we understand your space, we will not interact unless approved by each individual. You can contact us by phone or text messages if you like.)
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Check-in: After 1:00 PM
Check out: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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Nearby lake, river, other body of water
May encounter potentially dangerous animals
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