Located in the Panhandle of Florida
just Southwest of Tallahassee, Carrabelle is the last vestige of Old Florida
, a haven for discriminating people who love the coastal outdoors but shy away from crowds. Picturesque villa rental accommodations in the village of Carrabelle lie approximately one hour southwest of Tallahassee.
In Carrabelle, there are no high rise apartment rental and condo rental accommodations blocking your view, no four lane traffic congestion, just beautiful beaches, rich river marshes, boundless wildlife and a genuine welcoming spirit. Oyster shacks
and an annual Riverfront Festival
highlight the town’s maritime identity
, as does the renovated Crooked River Lighthouse, erected in 1895. History buffs staying in vacation rentals will appreciate the Camp Gordon Johnston Museum
which commemorates soldiers who completed their amphibious training here, including D-Day veterans.
Carrabelle's waterfront combines the authenticity of a working waterfront with the fun of recreational fishing and boating
and some of the area’s best sea food restaurants
are all within walking distance from charming apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals. Located on Florida's Forgotten Coast
, the unspoiled village of Carrabelle beckons beachcombers, swimmers, scuba divers and snorkelers. The Carrabelle River and Gulf of Mexico produce endless white sand beaches
that are only minutes from vacation rental accommodation.
Three pristine rivers converge near vacation rental lodging and villas at Carrabelle and connect with the Gulf of Mexico, providing access to unstressed salt and freshwater fishing grounds
. Tarpon, Redfish, Grouper, Snapper, Trout and Cobia are just a sample of the species that inhabit these waters which are minutes away from apartment rentals, condo rentals and villa rentals. Carrabelle connects to 750,000 acres of public forest
for hunting, hiking, birding, trail-riding or just enjoying the passage of eagles, deer, blue heron, osprey and black bear.
is a recommended, year round, day trip and is only accessible from vacation rentals by boat or airplane. This jewel-like barrier island
is best known for its pristine white sand beaches, good shelling, crabbing and shore fishing, and as a superior beach-picnic area where you can experience the best sunsets anywhere
. Bird watching opportunities are endless, beach and coastal hiking, and wildlife and natural habitats
give endless hours of photography and sketch artists’ opportunities.
Vacation rentals are an excellent opportunity for you and your family to discover historic Carrabelle. Whether you prefer a condo rental, apartment rental or villa rental, Owner Direct has the perfect accommodation where you can experience the serenity of nature.