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Boardwalk -Beach Front House

Sleeps 10
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms


NEW Hot Tub! Beachfront - Sleeps 10 - Island Central location - 9th cottage from the Light House

Advance to Boardwalk! Beach front with 3 ocean view decks!6 person Hot Tub! 2 spacious and luxurious bedrooms, one spacious loft (adults can stand in the loft), three bathrooms (one with Jacuzzi), directly on the beach with boardwalk through the dunes, multiple flat Screen TVs, VCR's, and DVD' s, free wireless high speed internet access, plenty of chairs on the beach-overlooking decks, hot and cold outdoor shower.

Great central island location, just steps to island playground, shops, and restaurants. There is no need to take a chance anywhere else!




July 4th 2024

06/29/2024 07/05/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

07/06/2024 07/26/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

Late Summer Special

07/27/2024 08/02/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

09/14/2024 09/27/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

08/10/2024 08/16/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

08/17/2024 08/23/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

08/24/2024 09/13/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

09/28/2024 10/25/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

10/26/2024 11/22/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

11/23/2024 11/29/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

11/30/2024 12/20/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

12/21/2024 12/27/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

01/04/2025 01/10/2025
* 7 Nights minimum stay

03/08/2025 03/21/2025
* 7 Nights minimum stay

06/22/2024 06/28/2024
* 7 Nights minimum stay

Property Notes

Additional Fees:
Dog fee (Up to two dogs): $90.00 (Optional)
Additional dog (ea.): $45.00 (Optional)
Damage Deposit (Refundable): $350.00
Taxes: 10.5%
Cleaning and Linen fee: $180.00
Admin fee: $50



We do not use the book it now feature on this website, Please email or call us. We take checks/Zella/Vemon

50% due at time of booking and 50% due 30 days prior to check in. 

Monthly dog fee : $180 for up to two dogs. $70 for each extra dog

Boardwalk rents from Saturday to Saturday. The primary renter must be 25 years or older.

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Cancellation: 80% refund if we can re-rent the dates.


Dining Room
  • Dining Table
  • Eat in Counter
  • Eat in Kitchen
Barbecue - Grills
  • Private Charcoal Grill
Bedroom Extras
  • Private Bathroom
  • Alarm Clock
Cooling Comfort
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Big Screen TV
  • Cable TV
  • CD Stereo
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Board Games
  • Reading Library
  • Linens Included
  • No Smoking
  • Pets On Request
  • Pet Friendly
  • Telephone
  • Vacuum
  • Home
  • High Chairs
  • Managed By Owner
Home Office
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Breakfast Bar
  • Can Opener
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes
  • Dishwasher
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Ice Maker
  • Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pots and Pans
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Utensils
Outside Living
  • Deck
  • Outside Shower
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Porch Furniture
  • Private Parking
  • Restaurants
  • Gulf/Ocean View
  • Gulf/Ocean Front
  • Balcony
  • View (Water)
  • Waterfront
  • Beachfront
  • Driveway
  • Parking Available
  • Parking for 4 cars
  • Linens & Towels
  • Private Bathroom
  • Walk in Shower
  • Whirlpool/Jacuzzi Bathtub
Bedroom Setup
  • 1 King Bed
  • 2 Queen Beds
  • 2 Twin Beds
  • 1 Sofa Bed

Reviews (56)

Relaxing beautiful stay at Boardwalk

Owner was great to work with ! Boardwalk was exactly as pictured . The house was very clean and we had everything we needed . Location was very convenient to shops, playground and restaurants ! Beds were very comfortable ! Loved the short walk out to beach and very convenient to run back inside if you forgot or need something from the house ! We loved our first visit to SGI and will be returning next summer !
Robin B.
Stayed: 09/30/2017

Love this house

Location is excellent, owners are on top of everything. We love St. George Island!
Kimberly Hiler
Stayed: 06/24/2017

Just as advertised

This property was just as advertised. Nothing was over-promised or lacking from the description. What was described online is what we got when we showed up. We had a fantastic time. The convenient access to the beach and the view was the best feature.
Mark and Schmitz
Stayed: 08/05/2017

Fun fabulous house in perfect location!!!

We just returned from a week at The Boardwalk. It was our first time visiting St George Island. I hate to let the secret out....but this place is AMAZING!! We loved the fun decor of The Boardwalk. Decorated very nice. Unit was very clean. We have 4 kids so there was a great amount of space for 6 of us. Very helpful to have 3 full bathrooms. We have previously stayed in condos on the upper coast and thoroughly enjoyed The Boardwalk and the very quick walk to the beach and back to the house. At condos it was always a time consuming production to load up coolers, beach toys etc to go the beach-at The Boardwalk we could just run back whenever we needed (helpful for cocktail refills!!) :-). And finally the location on SGI was perfect! We didn't drive our van the entire week! Everything was within walking distance and we enjoyed our nightly walks to dinner exploring the island. There are also two ice cream shops right across the way and an Italian ice a quick walk away. SGI was the perfect way to experience "island life" right here in the states! It is a relaxed atmosphere with very little commercialization. Beautiful starry nights can be seen since there are no high rises. We spent the days playing in the ocean, watching dolphins (my favorite!) and at night had fun seeing the crabs run the beach. Thank you SGI and The Boardwalk for the incredible week....already looking forward to returning!!
Kasey Nygaard
Stayed: 03/25/2017

Carefree, clean, close, & quiet

Our family unwound this week... beautiful views made the cooler weather "no worries"...loved the home with well supplied kitchen/laundry areas and comfortable-height counters (lots of tall ones in our family) & main rooms made for fun interaction! We're hooked on St George Island and totally enjoyed the Boardwalk!
Stayed: 03/16/2018

Another great stay!

This was our third or fourth time staying here and it was great as usual. With two grand kids, it's great to be so close to the beach, and right next door to a small playground and a couple of stores. It's right down from public parking, so expect some spillover from there onto the beach in front on weekends, but otherwise, during our mid-May stay, it was quiet and uncrowded.
Wayne M
Stayed: 05/11/2018

Best vacation ever!!!

Just returned from our first vacation on SGI! Let me just say it was our best vacation ever!!! We stayed a week at Boardwalk and loved it. House was in excellent location. Could walk to restaurants and shops. Best of all, right on beach!! Owner was easy to work with and always responded to any questions we had quickly. Definitely hope to visit area again. Everyone on island was so nice and helpful. We loved the fresh market and shopped there often. Little place that had Italian ice was great!!! The girl that works there is super!!! Lots of pet friendly places which was a big plus for us as we travel with our little dog. Looking forward to going back.
Patricia B
Stayed: 05/19/2018

Lovely home, great location, wonderful beach.

Our first time to St George Island and it was wonderful. The little house had everything we needed and plenty of space when we were in it. Fantastic location! 160 steps from the water, taking chairs and coolers out in the morning and back at night was no problem. Coffee on the deck in the morning watching the Gulf wake up was amazing. Location to the little town was perfect. We parked our vehicle when we arrive and didn’t get in it again til we left. Well, we did drive it across the bay to eat at this local restaurant called the Rusty Pelican, if you have time it’s worth the drive. Other than that, we walked everywhere, Island grocery, piggly wiggly express, Blue Parrot, Harry A’s, BJ’s Pizza, you name it we walked there. Recommend all of them. First one in line for Donuts one morning ( opens at 7:30 and they will run out) and the kids walked to an Ice cream spot one evening, Perfect location. We were there over the 4th of July and the fire works were fantastic, shot them off right on the beach and we just sat on the beach. They had a parade during the day but not your typical parade. It was as a huge water fight!! Spectators spraying floats, float riders spraying back, it was awesome, so much fun. Started taking beach vaca’s 5 years ago and this spot at St George Island tops the list. Everything you need to have the perfect beach get away. We will definitely return some day.
Pete Flood
Stayed: 06/30/2018

We absolutely loved it!!!

The house was beautiful and the perfect location!! You can walk everywhere u need to or want to on the island. We rented a golf cart though which worked out perfectly! Would definitely stay here again!!! No complaints at all, we tried to think of something to point out that wasn’t “up to par” but we honestly couldn’t come up with anything!! The owner was very easy to deal with too! He even called to check on us and be sure everything was ok!!
Stacey Wilcox
Stayed: 08/11/2018

Great House, Great Owner

It was less than 2 weeks after Hurricane Michael, and the Ratcliff’s went out of their way to have the house ready for us so we didn’t have to cancel our vacation. Boardwalk is very comfortable and so convenient to everything. We walked to all the shops, restaurants and trails. The owners were kind enough to let us know we could contact them anytime if we needed anything, which we didn’t. Can’t thank you enough for sharing your lovely home.
Carolyn I.
Stayed: 10/20/2018

Perfect Vacation

'Boardwalk' was the perfect house for my family to have a wonderful vacation together..
Stayed: 10/24/2020

Great location right on the beach

Can not beat the location. Literally steps to the sand and beach that isn’t crowded. Loved St. George. None of the crazy hustle and bustle of other beaches. Great for kids and pets. Boardwalk was great. Bright and sunny with two balconies to relax and enjoy. Reggie was so friendly and super responsive with any needs. I look forward to staying again!!!!
Stayed: 10/17/2020

Awesome family spring break at the boardwalk

Great location and able to walk to everything. Beautiful views. Great house. Kitchen is stocked for cooking, comfortable beds, and owner was great to book with!
Stayed: 03/16/2019

Great house, great location, great views

We loved our stay at Boardwalk! Everything was as described and we had no issues with our stay. My favorite part of the trip was enjoying my morning coffee on the deck with a perfect view of the water. The house is in easy walking distance of pretty much everywhere you might need to go on the island.
Stayed: 04/06/2019

Great property

Property was exactly as advertised. We no problems with it at all . You can’t beat the location and it worked out well for our family . The owner communicated very well and even called to check on every and to see if he needed to have anything taken care of . We go here to enjoy the beach and island we could pretty much walk to anything we wanted from this property.
Stayed: 06/08/2019

Loved Boardwalk

We had a great time and enjoyed the house and beach!
Stayed: 07/06/2019

Perfect beach get away house

Boardwalk is in the perfect location on SGI. You can walk to everything! The house is very clean and comfortable.
Stayed: 08/17/2019

Great location - Near everything and beach is closer than it looks...

My husband and I stayed here with our dog for the week of Labor Day. The house was great and everything we expected. All the homes around that didn't get hit hard with the hurricane last October have a few missing shingles or little pieces of damage, but most in this section seemed to fare pretty well including Boardwalk. We got there Saturday and did not get back in our car until we rode into Apalach on Wednesday. We walked everywhere and nothing was more than half a mile away. If we didn't want to explore the other towns, we wouldn't have gotten back in our car once. The walkway down to the beach is deceiving. It is a much SHORTER walk than it looks. After the holiday, the beach cleared out and we felt like it was all ours. Great spot and easy to reach. Lots of marine wildlife....we loved watching the little crabs on the shore in afternoons before sunset. We hope to come again with friends!
Stayed: 08/31/2019

Great Family Retreat

Beautiful home with cute whimsical decor perfect for the space. Homeowner was super nice even though I messed up on the check out date. Great place for a family vacation!
Stayed: 09/28/2019

Will stay again

Great property,loved it!
Stayed: 11/17/2019

Had a wonderful stay at Boardwalk!

I enjoyed working with Reggie and staying at his beachfront VRBO.
Stayed: 12/20/2019

Great locale and communication with owner was top deawer

Perfect for us close to everything h we love about SGI
Stayed: 12/26/2019

Another stay at Boardwalk

This was our second time staying here so obviously we have no complaints.
Stayed: 01/25/2020

Boardwalk Spring Break 2020

Boardwalk was the perfect size for us. The walk to the beach was not as long as it looks in some of the pictures. We enjoyed staying there and being within walking distance to the souvenir stores, groceries, lighthouse etc. Owner was easily accessible and made sure all was well with our stay.
Stayed: 03/07/2020

Great location

Close to everything. Beautiful beach
Stayed: 06/06/2020

Awesome Vacation

This property is centrally located in walking distance to all the best spots on the Island. Great views of the beach from the unit and it's decks. Nicely decorated with tile floors throughout.
Stayed: 07/11/2020

Location, Location, Location

Property couldn't have been better situation. Being near the center of the town, we parked the car and walked to restaurants, shops (the few the island has), groceries and places of interest.

Direct beach access was a huge factor in renting and wow, it sure was nice to walk out of the house, down the boardwalk and have a fantastic beach right there to enjoy.

Layout affords great views from the middle floor of breach, though the downstairs master also has a very nice view. Kitchen was well stocked. Could use some additional cookware such as a broiling pan for the oven, a few more bread knives, and a baking sheet. Minor things which in no way impacted our overall stay.

Owner was easy to contact and responsive to questions
Stayed: 09/12/2020

Great location right on the beach

Can not beat the location. Literally steps to the sand and beach that isn’t crowded. Loved St. George. None of the crazy hustle and bustle of other beaches. Great for kids and pets. Boardwalk was great. Bright and sunny with two balconies to relax and enjoy. Reggie was so friendly and super responsive with any needs. I look forward to staying again!!!!
Stayed: 10/10/2020

Perfect Vacation

'Boardwalk' was the perfect house for my family to have a wonderful vacation together..
Stayed: 10/24/2020

Best location to enjoy the island.

Great place to crash after a day at the beach, The AC and fans kept it cool during the 80 degree weather and it is located perfectly for a quick walk to the food, night life and of course step out on to the beach. It has all you need for a great visit and fun with the family.
David L.
Stayed: 11/07/2020

Great location and views.

Kay Walker
Stayed: 12/26/2020


Week of relaxation
Victor Cottrell
Stayed: 02/06/2021

Perfect Beach Oceanfront Vacation

Loved this place and the Island. Location is literally on the beach! Short walk to local restaurants and shops. Peaceful place with plenty of room for everyone. Beds very comfortable. Bring your own beach towels, chairs and umbrellas or just buy some across the street at the gift shop like we did. Owner very responsive. Highly recommend!
Carolyn Alzueta
Stayed: 03/27/2021

Beach front paradise

Boardwalk is fabulous! Right on the beach. We enjoyed sitting on the deck and watching the Laughing Gulls and pelicans, and of course the surf. At night, you can see so many stars! The house is in a perfect location, close to restaurants and grocery stores. The kitchen and living room are on one floor, bedrooms down, and loft up. Lots of stairclimbing! But it’s so wonderful, we didn’t care!
Carol L.
Stayed: 04/24/2021

Great vacation

We had a great experience. The house was right on the beach. It was close to everything on the island. Would definitely rent this house again
Ann V.
Stayed: 05/29/2021

Had a wonderful relaxing time!

Easy and we'll detailed.
Lesley B.
Stayed: 07/24/2021

Gorgeous views

We had a lovely time at Boardwalk. The views are spectacular and I savored cooking while looking out at the gulf coast. Reggie was fantastic and walked us through the whole process. The property is spacious and our toddler loved the nearby playground and ice cream from across the street. Location couldn’t be better, on the beach but also in the center of town. We had such a great experience!
Manish M.
Stayed: 08/21/2021

Reconnection trip with friends

Such a lovely trip! The house was great for two couples. Enough privacy and nice common areas. The Monopoly themed house was fun- we loved the whimsical decorations! Reggie was great about keeping us informed and we took some restaurant suggestions. The location was perfect for beach and stargazing. We would certainly stay at Boardwalk again!
Vickie A.
Stayed: 11/13/2021

Fun fun with hubby and our doggy

We love St. George and Loved the Boardwalk! Easy access to the beautiful beach and the place was adorable!
Jeanette T.
Stayed: 01/05/2022

Advance your vacation to The Boardwalk

House is very close to the city center with most shopping and restaurants within walking distance. Well stocked kitchen and comfortable beds. There are lots of stairs to get in and around the house. Not an issue of you are able, just something to note if traveling with people with limited mobility.
Daniel B.
Stayed: 04/17/2022

Great location

I will come back here
Todd W.
Stayed: 05/07/2022


Super cute house right on the beach! Close to everything you would want to do! We loved it!
Barbara R.
Stayed: 05/21/2022

Family stay at St George

Having stayed at St George many time this was a nice place to visit. Property was clean and well organized and of course right on the beach. Sunrise and Sunsets readily seen from the upper deck. Reggie was very responsive to any questions. Would highly recommend this property.
Dan K.
Stayed: 09/17/2022

Perfect in every way

Everything from the house to the beach was perfect. The house was clean and had everything we needed to feel like we were at home but all the fun of a vacation too. We definitely will be back! The owner checked in via text to make sure we were happy and I really appreciated that! The beach was amazing with the dolphins and butterflies! Perfect place to bring your family and friends! The decor was fun too! You can tell they care about their property and are great hosts!
Tania R
Stayed: 10/25/2022

Great Stay

Boardwalk is wonderful house. We’ve stayed at several of cottages over the years and I would rate this one at the top. It was neat and clean and everything worked (unlike a few of the other cottages). Reggie was very responsive when I had questions prior to booking. Would definitely stay here again.
Jud B
Stayed: 11/05/2022

Almost Heaven

Clean, well equipped house right on the beach. The pictures make it seem further away than it actually is. The bedrooms are spacious and nicely decorated. The two main bedrooms have a private bathroom. The main floor is done in a fun Monopoly theme. The outdoor shower was a plus for getting the sand off your feet. We've been going to SGI on and off for over 25 years, and stayed in many different homes. This ranks up there with the best. We've never stayed in the townhouses, thinking they'd be too noisy. We stayed in February and there were very few folks there, with no one on either side of us. We could easily walk to everything which would be especially great with kids. Reggie was a great host. He contacted us beforehand, checked in when we got there, then contacted us again afterwards because I left something there. We hope to go again next winter!
John H
Stayed: 02/05/2023

Perfect spring break getaway

This place is awesome. Owner is very easy to communicate with and quick to respond. Walking distance to restaurants, beach and basketball courts. We hope to definitely stay here again!
Ashley C
Stayed: 04/01/2023

Great place, enjoyed the stay!

Good place to stay. Realty enjoyed to location. Close to beach and local stores and shops.
Ryan I
Stayed: 06/17/2023

SGI Memories!!!

Our stay here was amazing and the location is perfect to get to everything within walking distance or rent a bike and go all over! The beds and the kitchen had everything er needed to cook or grill also. Reggie was outstanding with any of our needs as well. We will definitely be back next year.
William H
Stayed: 07/22/2023

One of the best beach trips

Everything was great about this property. Check in was simple. House was very clean. Location was the best. Would definitely book again.
Madeline M
Stayed: 09/16/2023

Great relaxing Stay

No complaints at all about this property. The description and pictures are accurate, the house was very clean and neat, the kitchen well stocked. You are able to walk to everything from this location. The owner is very responsive to messages. Would definitely rent this unit again
Marvin King
Stayed: 11/30/2023


Water front property close to everything on the Island. Very comfortable and affordable. I would definitely stay there again.
Dennis B
Stayed: 12/08/2023

Fantastic oceanfront house

We immensely enjoyed this rental! Some of our favourite things about this house were- the oceanfront location, it’s spaciousness, it was clean and easy to clean for our 2 week stay, its located near restaurants that are within walking distance, the island has an awesome bike/recreation trail to state park (we are cyclists and it was convenient), a very quiet beach is just steps away from the house, and the owner (Reggie) was friendly and quick to respond if we needed anything. We were able to relax over the holidays and the kitchen had everything we needed if we chose to eat in. Thank you for opening up your lovely home! We will definitely be back and hope to rent this place again!
Reeshad B.
Stayed: 01/21/2024

Winter getaway

Property was as advertised. Great location. House was very clean and good amenities. Would definitely stay there again
Diann T.
Stayed: 02/03/2024

Great location

Wonderful place directly on the beach
Dana W.
Stayed: 02/10/2024

Boardwalk was great!

What a great place and great location! Great, central, walkable location to all the restaurants and shopping on St George Island. Absolutely loved our stay on the island and Reggie is a great and attentive host!
Jarrod C
Stayed: 03/23/2024
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Reggie Ratcliff