Cape San Blas, Florida offers plenty of gulf front or bay front vacation rentals that offer ready access to sparkling white beaches, towering sand dunes and shining turquoise waters of the region. Read our guide for more facts and information…
Seceding from the Gulf of Mexico at St Joseph Bay, Cape San Blas is located on the St Joseph Peninsula at a distance of 10 miles from Port St Joe. It is an amazing beach destination for vacationers. Vacation rentals are sited in the proximity of beautiful coastlines dotted with towering sand dunes, and other attractions. Rentals include beach homes and condos with a broad range of amenities, and most of them are pet-friendly.
Attractions and activities around Cape San Blas vacation rentals
Cape San Blas has an interesting history of lighthouses. Three of its four lighthouses have been destroyed by hurricanes and gales. The fourth one, an iron-framed structure of the 1800s is still operational.
The Forgotten Coast area is a wonderful spot for kayakers, fishermen and families. The St Joseph Peninsula State Park, which is known for the best beaches of America, features sparkling white sand and offers exciting locations for swimming, sunbathing, snorkeling and kayaking. Home to over 240 bird species, it is also an ideal attraction for bird watchers and nature enthusiasts.
Bonfires, horseback riding, boat charters, biking to Panama City’s night clubs, and offshore fishing are other interesting activities. The Shipwreck Island Water Park offers plenty of activities.
A few of the best rated vacation rentals in Cap San Blas:
Sunrise Sunset Townhome
This is a beautiful townhome in a remote location of Cape San Blas. It offers miles of walking paths along the Forgotten Coast. Its proximity to the St Joseph Peninsula State Park allows for activities, such as scalloping, shell-gathering, snorkeling and much more. It is just 20 minutes away from Apalachicola, a historic town that offers fishing charters, seafood restaurants, antique shopping and touring of its old buildings.
The three bed roomed house offers a range of luxuries, including wireless Internet, cable TV, DVD, books, games, queen beds and sofa sleeper. The master bedroom has a private sundeck that overlooks the Gulf, allowing guests to enjoy the sun or watch dolphins. The second bedroom has a balcony that overlooks St Joe Bay, which gives spectacular views of the sunrise.
Shutters by the Sea
This is a gulf front home that recalls the old Florida-styled beach home. Nestled amidst sand dunes, it is located next to the Rish Park, a stretch of serene beach, and is just a mile from the Trading Post market.
The house has spacious decks that provide beautiful views of an impressive stretch of the secluded beach. The decks also give views of sunsets and swimming dolphins.
The outdoors is furnished iron and Adirondack seating that allow for a relaxing get together for the entire family. The living area, dining space and kitchen offer ocean views, and are well-equipped with luxurious gadgets and amenities. There is a library upstairs, which is ideal for crouching with a book during winter orwatching winter storms.
There is ample parking in the driveway and an outdoor shower to clean-off after a day outside.
Club at Cape
This is a gulf front unit featuring three bedrooms and two bathrooms. A private deck in the master bedroom gives access to views and sounds of the waves. The living area opens to a deck that overlooks the Gulf of Mexico, allowing sunset views.
Guests can spend hours together on the sugary white sandsalong the emerald-green waters of the beach. A boat parking is available for those who wish to bring a boat. There is a store room for placing fishing gear and beach equipment.