McCosh, Gulf Front, Pool Access, Pet friendly, Great Views

Community pool and kiddie pool
Community pool and kiddie pool
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Sunset from McCoshs beach
Sunset from McCoshs beach
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View from living deck
View from living deck
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Very nice beach
Very nice beach
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Beach looking other direction
Beach looking other direction
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Well stocked kichen
Well stocked kichen
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Living Area
Living Area
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Living opens to furnished deck
Living opens to furnished deck
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Dinning Area
Dinning Area
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Also has breakfast bar
Also has breakfast bar
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Open floor plan
Open floor plan
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Dark to show the view from living area
Dark to show the view from living area
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King master
King master
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King master
King master
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King master mini bar and opens to deck
King master mini bar and opens to deck
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Kings private bath
Kings private bath
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Deck outside of King, queen rooms
Deck outside of King, queen rooms
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Queen room
Queen room
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Queen has desk
Queen has desk
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Shared bath for queen bunk rooms
Shared bath for queen bunk rooms
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bunk room
bunk room
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bunk room
bunk room
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washer/dryer in hall
washer/dryer in hall
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1/2 bath entry
1/2 bath entry
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entry
entry
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grill area underneath
grill area underneath
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Views are breathtaking!
Views are breathtaking!
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Pools are right behind McCosh
Pools are right behind McCosh
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Community pool from back deck, you can also see the bay
Community pool from back deck, you can also see the bay
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Looking back from end of private boardwalk
Looking back from end of private boardwalk
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Community pool and kiddie pool
Sunset from McCoshs beach
View from living deck
Very nice beach
Beach looking other direction
Well stocked kichen
Living Area
Living opens to furnished deck
Dinning Area
Also has breakfast bar
Open floor plan
Dark to show the view from living area
King master
King master
King master mini bar and opens to deck
Kings private bath
Deck outside of King, queen rooms
Queen room
Queen has desk
Shared bath for queen bunk rooms
bunk room
bunk room
washer/dryer in hall
1/2 bath entry
entry
grill area underneath
Views are breathtaking!
Pools are right behind McCosh
Community pool from back deck, you can also see the bay
Looking back from end of private boardwalk

About the Property

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Property Type: House
  • Minimum Stay: 7 - 28 nights
  • Living Area: 2200 sq. ft.

McCosh Beach - Gulf Front 3 bedroom, 2 full baths and 2 half bath home. This is one beautiful home inside with fantastic views! Sleeps 8

The large community pool is just behind the home and has a kiddie pool for the little ones.

This upscale, cozy home was professionally decorated. It has all the modern amenities for you to be able to relax and enjoy your vacation. With very nice appointments including Granite counter tops, tile flooring and a mini bar in the king master BR, three decks - two gulf fronts and one that over looks the pool area and bay. You can watch the sunrise with your coffee and sunsets with a drink of your choice in the custom made deck chairs.

McCosh has a great layout. On the entry floor is a 1/2 bath. The next level has 3 brms - 1 gulf front king master with a mini bar and full bath, 1 gulf front queen room with a desk for some quiet computer time if needed, both of these rooms have sliding glass doors that lead out to a gulf front deck. The 3rd bedroom has 2 Bunks, the queen and bunk room share a full bath. The Laundry area is also located on this level.

The next level is your open living, dining and kitchen which leads out to a large deck overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. There is also a 1/2 bath on this floor.





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Unique Benefits

Gulf Front home with no obstructions. Just steps to the beach.

Why Kids Love It

The community pool also has a kiddie pool. Smores over an open fire on the beach.

Area Information

Cape San Blas is very unique narrow piece of land that sticks out into the Gulf of Mexico forming the St Joseph Bay. You not only have the gulf side beaches but also this pristine bay to play in. We face due west so the sunsets are breathtaking!

Attractions Within Walking Distance

Right across the street behind McCosh is Scallop Cove who has ice cream cones, bait store, souvenirs and more!. San Flea bike, kayak rentals too!

Favorite Places To Eat

All of the restaurants in Port St Joe or Apalachicola are great!
St Joe
Joe Mamas Pizza
Krazy Fish
Sunset Coastal Grill
Provisions
Apalachicola
Tamaras
Tappas
The Owl
Up The Stairs - age limit restrictions
Boss Oyster
Hole in the Wall
Up the Creek
Pappa Joes
The Grill

Inside Scoop

Raw Bar all need to experience at least once in their life. Grab a cool drink from the cooler and order oysters that are served on a kitchen tray. Built on the honor system - how many did you have? It's fun!
Scallop Republic has craft beer & wine with music venue almost every night.
Trading Post is the hub of the Cape - want fresh donuts, ice cream, pizza, groceries, fresh cut meats, or the adult beverage? They have it!
Scallop Cove Marathon gas, bait store - ask the locals what is being caught this week. They also have a 2nd place in the state park where you can rent kayaks, paddle boards.
St Joe Shrimp Co right next to the Trading Post for the fresh fish,, shrimp and more

Amenities

  • Beds
  • 1 King Bed
  • 1 Queen Bed
  • 4 Twin Beds
  • Features
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Beach Chairs
    • Beachfront
    • Communal Pool
    • Deck / Patio
    • Free WiFi
    • Full Kitchen
    • Heating
    • Internet
    • Kid Friendly
    • Linens Provided
    • Managed by Property Manager
    • Non-Smoking
    • Outdoor Shower
    • Parking
    • Pet Friendly
    • Towels Provided
  • Appliances
    • Blender
    • Cable / Satellite TV
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Coffee Maker
    • Dishes & Utensils
    • Dishwasher
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Iron & Board
    • Microwave
    • Outdoor Grill
    • Oven
    • Refrigerator
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Television
    • Toaster
    • Washer / Dryer
  • Nearby Activities
    • Beach
      (onsite)
    • Children's Pool
      (onsite)
    • Fishing
      (onsite)
    • Snorkeling
      (onsite)
    • Bicycling
      (< 1 mile)
    • Canoeing
      (< 1 mile)
    • Grocery Store
      (< 1 mile)
    • Kayaking
      (< 1 mile)
    • Hiking
      (3 miles)
    • Boating
      (5 miles)
    • Horseback Riding
      (5 miles)
    • Park
      (5 miles)
    • Playground
      (5 miles)
    • Golf
      (8 miles)
    • Deep Sea Fishing
      (14 miles)
    • Sailing
      (14 miles)
    • Scuba Diving
      (14 miles)
    • Shopping Area
      (14 miles)

Other Vacation Rental Amenities

Rent kayak, paddle board, bikes just right across the street at San Flea Rental. If you prefer the bay for activities he will let you launch right from his dock.

St Joseph State Park - 3 miles
Port St Joe - 14 miles
Historic Apalachicola - 30 minutes
Mexico Beach - 30 minutes
Panama City - 60 minutes

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Rates

Rental basis: Per property
Rental rates quoted in 
Rate PeriodNightlyWeekend NightWeeklyMonthlyMin Stay
Oct 20 2018 - Nov 17 2018
$1,598 7 nights
Nov 17 2018 - Nov 24 2018
$1,798 7 nights
Nov 24 2018 - Dec 22 2018
$1,498 7 nights
Dec 22 2018 - Jan 05 2019
$1,798 7 nights
Jan 05 2019 - Mar 02 2019
$2,898 28 nights
Mar 02 2019 - Mar 16 2019
$1,798 7 nights
Mar 16 2019 - Apr 06 2019
$3,098 7 nights
Apr 06 2019 - Apr 13 2019
$2,198 7 nights
Apr 13 2019 - Apr 20 2019
$3,098 7 nights
Apr 20 2019 - May 11 2019
$2,198 7 nights
May 11 2019 - May 25 2019
$3,098 7 nights
May 25 2019 - Aug 03 2019
$4,498 7 nights
Aug 03 2019 - Aug 10 2019
$3,298 7 nights
Aug 10 2019 - Aug 31 2019
$1,999 7 nights
Aug 31 2019 - Oct 19 2019
$2,298 7 nights

Fees:

Pet Fee: $100

Notes:

Rates above are all inclusive of cleaning and taxes except for pet fee if applicable. Dogs only and is number limited.

We require $500 down with the remaining balance due 45 days prior to arrival. Multiple week and monthly schedule please inquire.
We accept credit cards visa, master or discover and checks.

Availability

Last updated on August 21, 2018

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Map

Nearest Airport: Panama City - 60 miles
Nearest Bar: Scallop Republic - 5 miles
Nearest Golf: St Joe Country Club - 8 miles
Nearest Restaurant: Cone Heads - 4 miles

Owner Info

Teresa's Beach Homes Serving Cape San Blas since 2004

Teresa's Beach Homes Serving Cape San Blas since 2004

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: newly built in 2009 in the clifton beach community of just 8 homes and a community pool in the center with kiddi pool.

Why this property? Great Location

Speaks: English

Calendar last updated: August 21, 2018

Phone number: +1 850-229-1522

Links to more information:
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Guestbook comments from the owner:

We are posting past reviews from some our guest. You can see more handwritten scanned reviews on our website - we try to scan them so you can see with your own eyes what people are saying about our homes. Since this is so time consuming we can only do it periodically so keep checking back with us.


Jun 2018

McCosh is hands-down the nicest home we've rented. Beautifully decorated, well-stocked kitchen, the owners spared no expense with the appliances, furnishings, and decor. Tile and granite everywhere. Views are amazing, and the deck furniture is awesome. The location is quiet, and the house has a private marked walkway to the beach (we had no issues with anyone else using the walkway). The community pools are well-maintained and beautiful. The location on the beach is low-density, and although all the homes around us were rented the beach was uncrowded and serene. This is definitely the place to go to get away from it all!


Jun 2018

We've been to Cape San Blas many times and love it there. This is our first time staying in McCosh Beach and we hope to go back. It was a great house with all that our family of 5 needed to have a fantastic week. We usually stay further down on The Cape, but really liked the location of this house. Even being there the week of July 4th the beach was not near as crowded as some other spots that we walked by during our daily treks down the beach. Plus, having the Scallop Cove within walking distance was really nice - we were able to walk over for the occasional needed item or an ice cream cone.


Jun 2018

had never been to Cape San Blas before and it was exactly what I was looking for. I really wanted to rent a beach house at a place that wasn't crowded with condos and strip malls and that is certainly the case here. The house itself is well-furnished and I can't think of anything that we were lacking. Furthermore, it was very clean. Really enjoyed sitting in the chairs on the upper deck and watching the sunsets. The beach itself was not overly crowded and we spent multiple days simply relaxing there. The outdoor shower is a great touch that keeps you from tracking beach sand into the house. We cooked ourselves most of the week but we had very good meals at the Sandy Bucket and Provisions (in PSJ). We also ate at Coneheads during the Tropical Storm which was an experience (food was good, roofing not so much). Bottom line, my family had a very good time and our guests loved it. As for the arrangements with Teresa both in booking the property and then on arrival, it was easy. Would definitely recommend and will likely book again.


Jun 2018

We had a wonderful time here. Teresa was wonderful to work with. I called and let her know what I was looking for and she delivered. This place was perfect. I've been coming to the Cape since I was a teenager. It has changed some. Keep it like it is, please! Love that we can still find a place for families and not be so over crowded. Only thing I didn't like was the steps are tiled. Coming in with wet feet from the beach or pool. I have twin four year old boys and this was a concern for me. May not be for others. Other than that there were no complaints. My husband caught lots of fish and even a baby shark while fishing. We will be back! Thank you again, Teresa for sharing this lovely home with our family!


Jun 2018

This was probably the cleanest and well decorated property we've ever rented on VRBO. My wife, the dog, and I really enjoyed McCosh. It was our second time to CSB so we knew the pros and cons of the area. There isn't much to do on CSB which forces you to enjoy the beautiful beach and relax to the sound of the ocean. The only bar/restaurant on CSB is ConeHeads. During our visit they were closed for renovations. Who renovates at the peak of spring break? This property is a short walk to Scallop Cove, a convenience store/gas station. That's also where you can rent darn near anything you didn't bring i.e bikes, beach chairs, umbrellas and so much more. You will want to do your grocery shopping in Port St. Joe at the Piggly Wiggly. While the house is stocked with all of the utensils, dishes, and small appliances there are no spices, tin foil, paper plates, storage baggies etc. Our rental company did a good job of letting you know what to bring. If you forget something or you are not in the mood for what you bought, you can buy many grocery items at the Trading Post or scallop cove. Both have a surprisingly broad selection and the prices are really not that bad. I would caution people/pets who are not able to do stairs about this house. The kitchen and main living area are on the top floor and there are A LOT of stairs. At age 50 our calf and thigh muscles got a work out. The reward for doing all of the stairs is you get incredible views from every room in the house. We would definitely stay here again and we would recommend it to others.


Jun 2018

Stayed a week from 4/21/2018. Perfect place - clean, roomy, breezy, beautiful view, white sand beach, bike rental across the road, terrific location for starting local explorations, close enough to PSJ for shopping, house hunting etc. Lovely area. Found a great Realtor Eli Duarte at Coastal Realty Group just down the road. If only the fish liked our bait better...


Apr 2018

We enjoyed every aspect of this beautiful home: the cleanliness, the quiet location, the views from every window and porch, the comfortable furnishings, the sound of the waves, the way the sun played upon the water....even the stairs in this 'upside down' house. Everything worked, the house was fresh, with very well stocked kitchen, nice modern bathrooms. This is not a house that shows any wear and tear from heavy beach use and long exposure to salt air. Loved Antonio's on the Bay for romantic and delicious sunset dinners (twice!) and the Sandbucket down the road for lunchtime bbq. Discovered the Donut Man late in our visit or would have gained 10 pounds-delicious. We highly recommend Cape San Blas for a quiet, get-away from it all week, and the McCosh house for a worry free, easy home away from home. Thank you, Terri and Teresa, for a perfect week. We hope to return again and again!


Apr 2018

Have stayed at the Cape many times and this is the first house we have repeated a stay. Love the location, the easy access to the pool, the easy access to the beach and the house is very nice and comfortable. We also love working with Teresa and Terri. They really take the time to answer any questions and I love how their price is all inclusive. I refuse to believe ok with a company now who has a booking price plus four or five extra fees. I also think Teresa�s Besch Homes have the best prices.


Nov 2017

McCosh is an excellent property. It is very thoughtfully designed and furnished. Clean and well-appointed, very nice kitchen with an ample stock of dishes and cooking utensils. The views are amazing. We really lucked out as houses on either side for at least 2 down on either side were not occupied. The 3 houses on the other side of the pool area were also empty. Sometimes we felt as if we had a private beach. The boardwalk to the beach is new and in good condition. The house has a charcoal grill and the store room has chairs and toys, although I understand these can change. We made good use of the outside hose and shower to wash our beach shoes and dog leash. Like the entry way bench as a place to leave the dog leash and beach sandals. The bedrooms are on the second floor. King bed in master BR is very comfortable. Good closet and dresser space. Master bath and hallway bath are all new and very functional. On the way up to the living room/kitchen level is a small deck facing the community pool and the bay. The main level is one of the best I have stayed at. Very open, comfortable, and tastefully done. My husband took a liking to the red lantern! Love the windows facing the Gulf and also windows in kitchen and over open stairs that face the Bay. I found the high captain chairs on the decks a treat, since I could see over the railings! Has a powder room on this main level. The internet and cell phone service work well, which is not always the case on CSB. Great spot on the beach for watching the daily dolphin parade. They came so close to the beach! We ate at Sandy Bucket twice and at the Indian Pass Raw Bar. Great shrimp at both. Wonderful quality BBQ at Sandy Bucket, better quality meat than at my favorite BBQ places in Birmingham. Live music at the Raw Bar. Just a fun place, even in the rain. The Trading Post has everything you need and the Hunt Brothers pizzas are actually a good thin crust pizza. Visit the State Park for sure. The shops on Reid Avenue in Port St. Joe are fun to go through. Theresa has a very nice book in house that describes restaurants and things to do in the area. There are also magazines, crossword puzzle books, and some games. There are multiple TVs (although we only turned it on once). Seems the cable channels differ on each of the TVs, so this was a little confusing, but we found what we wanted to watch. This is one of my very favorite places to stay. Theresa was easy and pleasant to work with.


Sep 2017

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q:

How long is the boardwalk?

A:

50 feet with stairs at the end

Q:

Are the beaches pet friendly to?

A:

Yes, gulf county does have a leash law and dogs must be leashed at all times and we do require for all to scoop the poo

Photos

  • Community pool and kiddie pool
    Community pool and kiddie pool
  • Sunset from McCoshs beach
    Sunset from McCoshs beach
  • View from living deck
    View from living deck
  • Very nice beach
    Very nice beach
  • Beach looking other direction
    Beach looking other direction
  • Well stocked kichen
    Well stocked kichen
  • Living Area
    Living Area
  • Living opens to furnished deck
    Living opens to furnished deck
  • Dinning Area
    Dinning Area
  • Also has breakfast bar
    Also has breakfast bar
  • Open floor plan
    Open floor plan
  • Dark to show the view from living area
    Dark to show the view from living area
  • King master
    King master
  • King master
    King master
  • King master mini bar and opens to deck
    King master mini bar and opens to deck
  • Kings private bath
    Kings private bath
  • Deck outside of King, queen rooms
    Deck outside of King, queen rooms
  • Queen room
    Queen room
  • Queen has desk
    Queen has desk
  • Shared bath for queen bunk rooms
    Shared bath for queen bunk rooms
  • bunk room
    bunk room
  • bunk room
    bunk room
  • washer/dryer in hall
    washer/dryer in hall
  • 1/2 bath entry
    1/2 bath entry
  • entry
    entry
  • grill area underneath
    grill area underneath
  • Views are breathtaking!
    Views are breathtaking!
  • Pools are right behind McCosh
    Pools are right behind McCosh
  • Community pool from back deck, you can also see the bay
    Community pool from back deck, you can also see the bay
  • Looking back from end of private boardwalk
    Looking back from end of private boardwalk

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Date last modified: September 10th, 2018

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