Cape San Blas Trip Reports

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Guest Reviews & Cape SanBlas Trip Reports – Barrier Dunes Vacation Rentals on Cape San Blas & their visit to “The Forgotten Coast!”  Many have shared pictures of their memories too!  When you return from your Cape San Blas vacation we would love to have your vacation review & pictures too! 

We enjoyed our time at Barrier Dunes immensely! 

The owner is very easy to deal with

We enjoyed our time at Barrier Dunes immensely!  The home was so comfortable it was almost like being at home! We enjoyed exploring the beach and looking for shells. We also went to St. Joseph State park and checked out… Read more “We enjoyed our time at Barrier Dunes immensely! “

Rich and Karen Koboldt
Cape Escape 1

we had a WONDERFUL time

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

Hi Wendy……we had a WONDERFUL time and Cape San Blas is now OFFICIALLY OUR FAVORITE BEACH of anywhere we have been before.  It was great to be able to take our “doggie daughter” with us instead of worry about her… Read more “we had a WONDERFUL time”

Marlene Carver
Waters Edge

The owner is very easy to deal with

The owner is very easy to deal with

Repeat Guest. This is our second time staying in Barrier Dunes and the first in this unit. The owner is very easy to deal with. All communications I sent to her were responded to very quickly and satisfactorily. The unit… Read more “The owner is very easy to deal with”

Ellen Sims
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

The Cape Escape met all of our great expectations and we’ll definitely be back again

The beach is absolutely beautiful

We miss our vacation already! The Cape Escape met all of our great expectations and we’ll definitely be back again. Our dog, Katie, had the best time as we did too! We met some great people from other states who… Read more “The Cape Escape met all of our great expectations and we’ll definitely be back again”

Joe, Debby & Katie Lowes
Shore Thang

The beach front property will remain in our minds forever!!

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

We so enjoyed our stay away from home. The place was immaculate, had all the necessary staples and in general all the accommodations were extremely comfortable. It was our home away from home! The beach front property will remain in… Read more “The beach front property will remain in our minds forever!!”

Anna Eddy
Walking On Sunshine

We thoroughly enjoyed staying at Turtle Crawl. 

The owner is very easy to deal with

We thoroughly enjoyed staying at Turtle Crawl.  It’s such a “beachy” house and very relaxing.  We actually came there to ride out Hurricane Matthew.  What a blessing to have found your lovely house.  My sister was visiting from PA and… Read more “We thoroughly enjoyed staying at Turtle Crawl. “

Debra Marler
Turtle crawl

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

We had a WONDERFUL time!!! The home was even better than we had hoped…spacious, clean & beautiful!!! The weekend was truly perfect! To be perfectly honest with you, the only time we ever left the house/beach once we arrived was… Read more “We had a WONDERFUL time!!!”

Shari Gayda & Friends
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

The condo was absolutely perfect!

The beach is absolutely beautiful

We had a wonderful time at Cape San Blas. This is our 3rd time visiting the Cape and staying at Barrier Dunes Pelican View (12). We love it. Condo was well stocked. We built bonfires on the beach at night… Read more “The condo was absolutely perfect!”

Tammy Brown & Family
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

A perfect beach vacation and Tropical Paradise made it even better

The owner is very easy to deal with

There it was. Right in front of me…….. first thing in the morning.  The ocean, the beach, with my dogs right beside me.  What could be better?  A few steps and there we were in the most amazing surf and… Read more “A perfect beach vacation and Tropical Paradise made it even better”

Carol Sheehy
Tropical Breeze

Had an amazing time at your place

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

Had an amazing time at your place , it was very clean and very accommodating.   The cape is very family oriented and pet friendly which made it very special to be able to bring our four legged baby..I truly… Read more “Had an amazing time at your place”

Elsa Donetes & Family
Cape Escape 1

A terrific time at Sea Breeze

Pelicans at Cape San Blas

We had a terrific time at Sea Breeze during our 1st vacation to your area. The accommodations were excellent; very clean with an excellent layout. The area is so beautiful and the town of Port St. Joe was terrific in… Read more “A terrific time at Sea Breeze”

Nancy and Jim Kennedy
 Traverse City Michigan
Snowbirds at bariere Dunes

Thank you, Wendy, we had a lovely time during our short stay. 

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

Thank you, Wendy, we had a lovely time during our short stay.  We wished we could have stayed longer.  The rental home was nice and efficient. It is truly just a short walk or steps to the beach.  The beach… Read more “Thank you, Wendy, we had a lovely time during our short stay. “

Mary Nagle
Turtle crawl

It’s the perfect place for us.

Hi Wendy. We made it back ok… snow…yuck! I’d rather be walking on the beach! Now i understand why retirees become “snowbirds!” Cape San Blas was everything you said it would be. It’s the perfect place for us. We met… Read more “It’s the perfect place for us.”

Angelo and Vicki Lattuca
 January 2013
Snowbirds at bariere Dunes

 We LOVED it!  

The owner is very easy to deal with

Happy Labor Day! We have returned home from Cape San Blas & are all extremely sad our mini vacation is over.  We LOVED it!  The condo was great & had all the amenities we needed.  Thank you so much for… Read more ” We LOVED it!  “

Wendy Northington & Family
Turtle Tracks

We had a fantastic time at Pelican View

We just finished the best vacation

We had a fantastic time at Pelican View. I’ve never been to a rental that was so well-stocked, especially the kitchen. The weather was gorgeous and the beach is the nicest I’ve seen (and I grew up in St. Pete… Read more “We had a fantastic time at Pelican View”

Marge LaSalle
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

My kids LOVED the place

We had a wonderful time

What an awesome time we had!!! The children and dogs had an absolute ball! The Golden thought he had died and gone to heaven…so funny at first…watching those waves coming in and going out and having to bark at them… Read more “My kids LOVED the place”

Jan Mitcham
Tropical Breeze

we had a great, great time

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

Oh my goodness – we had a great, great time. The weather was beautiful and we couldn’t have had a better week. We felt so safe with a gated community! The beaches were spectacular and clean and the shelling was… Read more “we had a great, great time”

Missy Goodwin and Family
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

Turtle Crawl was very clean, inviting & comfortable.

We had a wonderful time

My husband and I just returned from five nights at Turtle Crawl for the long Labor Day weekend with our dog, another couple & their three-month-old baby. That may sound like a lot of people in one unit, but we… Read more “Turtle Crawl was very clean, inviting & comfortable.”

The Campbells
Turtle crawl

We really enjoyed our time at the cape

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

We really enjoyed our time at the cape. We were fortunate to have beautiful weather. We loved the stocked kitchen and used your crockpot several times. Made dinner in the morning, then spent the day at the beach. Your place… Read more “We really enjoyed our time at the cape”

Mary Mehegan & Family
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

the best “stocked” home

The owner is very easy to deal with

We’ve been to The Cape many times but this is our first time staying in Barrier Dunes. Pelican View was in excellent condition and by far, the best “stocked” home we’ve ever stayed in. Usually, we have to buy the… Read more “the best “stocked” home”

Buffy Mason
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

This is our 7th year at Barrier Dunes, and first time in one of Wendy’s beach front condo rentals. The condo was the best ever

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

This is our 7th year at Barrier Dunes, and first time in one of Wendy’s beach front condo rentals. The condo was the best ever. We were very happy and so pleased with our stay at Walking on Sunshine (Walkin’ on Sunshine… Read more “This is our 7th year at Barrier Dunes, and first time in one of Wendy’s beach front condo rentals. The condo was the best ever”

The Suderman’s
Walking On Sunshine

We all loved the house, especially its location

We had a wonderful time

We had a wonderful weekend!  We all loved the house, especially its location and the easy access to the beach!  Our dogs quickly learned their way around and made a beeline for the path as soon as we said “time to head… Read more “We all loved the house, especially its location”

Paula Maltman
Shore Thang

If you like sand, sun and the sea, I’d totally recommend this place at Barrier Dunes

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

Just returned from “the Cape”, and had a fabulous time! We’ve rented properties throughout the US, and this was, by far, the best outfitted we’ve experienced. Besides all the amenities, Shore Thang had plenty of room, a gorgeous view right… Read more “If you like sand, sun and the sea, I’d totally recommend this place at Barrier Dunes”

Stephen Hathoway
Shore Thang

Our trip was perfection for our family reunion

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

Our trip was perfection for our family reunion. Wendy’s instructions were thorough and easy to navigate.  She was very responsive to any questions we had.  The units we rented were clean and well stocked. The beach is as beautiful as… Read more “Our trip was perfection for our family reunion”

Robin Reichman
Shore Thang

We didn’t have any problems

The beach is absolutely beautiful

Thank you for checking in. We had a fantastic week at Cape San Blas. We appreciate you sharing your home with us so much. It was in great shape, clean, well-stocked, and very close to the beach and pools. Our… Read more “We didn’t have any problems”

Molly Merkle & Family
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

The unit was perfect!

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

I just had to email you to tell you what a GREAT time we had at Barrier Dunes this past week! The unit was perfect! We are telling all our friends about it. We just can’t stop talking about how… Read more “The unit was perfect!”

Dana Garrard and Family
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

BEST vacations EVER

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

Our trip to the Cape was absolutely fantastic! Pelican View was awesome and had everything we needed. My husband enjoyed the trip very much….many changes since he was last there, but all GOOD! We had 1 stormy day but we… Read more “BEST vacations EVER”

Cindy and Michael Townsend
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

We loved everything

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

Wendy, Just wanted to let you know how much we enjoyed our first trip to the Cape. Sea Breeze (52) far exceeded our expectations. We found the home very clean and well stocked, (which was much appreciated). It was also… Read more “We loved everything”

Patricia Bible  
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

The house was spotless

The beach is absolutely beautiful

We so enjoyed our two week stay at Cape Escape! The house was spotless and all of your communication with us helped immensely to acclimate to our temporary digs. The beach was pristine, loved the dog friendly, bon fire on… Read more “The house was spotless”

Linda and Bill Clark
Beach Front Paradise Barrier Dunes 11

There are so many activities on the Cape to enjoy

We had a wonderful time

We had been wanting to plan a trip to take our 7 year old dog Riley to the beach over Thanksgiving, & Barrier Dunes was perfect for what we were looking for.  Wendy was great at answering our questions & providing… Read more “There are so many activities on the Cape to enjoy”

The Adams Family
Cape Escape 1

The condo was so well equipped

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

It was just a wonderful vacation and we really couldn’t have asked for anything more. The condo was so well equipped, more so than any other rental I’ve stayed at. We brought beach gear with us but a lot of… Read more “The condo was so well equipped”

Jo Dee Wright
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

We had an absolutely fantastic time. The location was exactly what I wanted – we took lots of lovely long walks with the dog and she came swimming with us! It was so relaxing and peaceful. I would definitely love… Read more ” We had an absolutely fantastic time”

Elaine Garvey
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

One of the nicest vacation spots my family has had the pleasure to enjoy

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

Our vacation arrangements were made simple by the condo owner’s prompt contact and excellent directions- right down to our arrival at the unit. That the condo was quite roomy, was located directly on the beach, had four balconies and included… Read more “One of the nicest vacation spots my family has had the pleasure to enjoy”

Bernadette Scrugg
Shore Thang

We enjoyed our stay at Barrier Dunes

We just finished the best vacation

We arrived home safely and are recovering from vacation. We enjoyed our stay at Barrier Dunes. While we were there we took a sunset horseback ride with Two Bit Stables and enjoyed exploring the area. We visited Apalachicola and found… Read more “We enjoyed our stay at Barrier Dunes”

Bill and Sandy
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

Dogs are allowed everywhere.

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

My husband, his daughter and now fiance spent 4 days and 3 nights in an absolutely beautiful condo, that had everything you could need! We were about 100 steps away from the Gulf, and this beach has been ranked #1… Read more “Dogs are allowed everywhere.”

Leslie Belskie
Turtle Tracks

 We enjoyed our stay so much!

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

Thank you so much Wendy!  We enjoyed our stay so much!  We were very impressed with the grounds, how clean and pretty everything was.  We liked our condo and would love to come back!  WE didn’t do anything except  hang… Read more ” We enjoyed our stay so much!”

Nancy Webber
Cape Escape 1

It was really fabulous

What a wonderful, wonderful place

It was really fabulous, thank you so much! We loved it! Perfect for our family. Everyone in our party is just RAVING about it! Beautiful home!

Marcus and Marilyn Looker
Beach Front Paradise Barrier Dunes 11

our first visit to Cape San Blas

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

Thank you for returning our deposit so quickly. We are home but miss the sights and sounds of being so close to the beach. Wanted you to know we enjoyed our first visit to Cape San Blas! The house was… Read more “our first visit to Cape San Blas”

Tamara Motsinger
Beach Front Paradise Barrier Dunes 11

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15. It was so comfortable and relaxing. The sunsets were awesome, and our time on the beach was the best. The kids loved swimming in the ocean. We saw 2 dolphins one… Read more “We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15”

Tricia Pokrandt
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

Pelican View was fantastic!

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

Pelican View was fantastic! We thoroughly enjoyed our week there. The only bad thing was we had to come back to the “real” world & couldn’t stay longer. The gulf front decks were beautiful! As the Cape is unspoiled by… Read more “Pelican View was fantastic!”

Kathryn Norris and Family
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

We had such a great time at your condo.  

We just finished the best vacation

We had such a great time at your condo.   My black  Scottie girls Midge & Mandy were just perfect on their 1st beach vacation!  It was so amazing how they settled right in & loved everything as much as… Read more “We had such a great time at your condo.  “

Krista & Andy Robards
Turtle crawl

You weren’t kidding about the Cape—What a beautiful hidden gem!!

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

You weren’t kidding about the Cape—what a beautiful hidden gem!! We absolutely loved it and would love to come back! Tropical Breeze was a splurge for us, but it was worth it as we just adored being right on the… Read more “You weren’t kidding about the Cape—What a beautiful hidden gem!!”

Emily Adams
Tropical Breeze

Thank you for everything you did to make this a great place to stay

Thanks so much for the great service. We will be returning!

We absolutely loved it.  The house was great and very well stocked. The beach was amazing. This was the first time we have taken our dog on vacation and she love  the beach as much as we did. We will… Read more “Thank you for everything you did to make this a great place to stay”

Crystal Smith
Walking On Sunshine

 We thought that the condo was very nicely maintained & managed.

We had a wonderful time

My husband and I would like to thank you for the lovely accommodations at the Cape Escape II.  We had a wonderful time there on the Cape, snorkeling for scallops, enjoying the beach & exploring the area.  We thought that… Read more ” We thought that the condo was very nicely maintained & managed.”

Diane Dever
Cape Escape 2

We had such a wonderful time

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

We had such a wonderful time. The location was perfect just steps from the beach. All the rooms were nicely decorated, the mattress, pillows & linens were very comfy! The size of the condo was huge and we had plenty… Read more “We had such a wonderful time”

The Friedensohn Family
Shore Thang

We would like to reserve the same week next year

We had a wonderful time

Just wanted to let you know we thoroughly enjoyed our week.  This is the 5th condo rental we have done and by far the best!  Everything was great! We would like to reserve the same week next year.

Mike Golding
Walking On Sunshine

We had an amazing time at the Cape

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

We had an amazing time at the Cape! The weather and beach were truly beautiful! Thank you so much for ensuring the condo was clean and well stocked! We found it very easy to just arrive and start having fun!… Read more “We had an amazing time at the Cape”

Lori Bass
Cape Escape 2

It is absolutely wonderful!!

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

We are back home and already missing the Cape!! It is absolutely wonderful!! Yes, Tater (our dog) remembered the beach–he got so excited when he started smelling the salt air. He had so much more energy and loved running on… Read more “It is absolutely wonderful!!”

Ron and Sharon Cook
Tropical Breeze

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation. My kids are already planning the trip to the same townhome next Summer so we will be booking with you next year for sure. Your home was absolutely gorgeous and you had everything that… Read more “Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.”

Cindy Steward & Family
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

Thank you again for giving us a vacation we’ll never forget! 

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

We arrived back home (all of us and pups) safely yesterday.  We were tired but already missing the lovely condo and the beach we left behind.  I cannot thank you enough for the wonderful experience we had renting through you. … Read more “Thank you again for giving us a vacation we’ll never forget! “

Karen Wolfe and Family
Cape Escape 2

We really enjoyed our stay at the condo

What a wonderful, wonderful place

We really enjoyed our stay at the condo and Cape San Blas! It was a relaxing place for all of us. We had a great time scalloping and got our quotas for the day. Our daughter and son-in-law were the… Read more “We really enjoyed our stay at the condo”

Rita Gleason
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

Truly, we were swept away

What a wonderful, wonderful place

The Cape and The Cape Escape were more than we expected. Truly, we were swept away. I had not imagined in all of my mind to feel so safe, so welcome to a community of which I had never been.… Read more “Truly, we were swept away”

The Heiden Family
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

We were able to completely relax. 

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

Everything was great, sunny days and long walks on the beach. We were able to completely relax.  I will send some pictures of our happy pups on the beach next week.  Thanks for making our trip so easy!   I… Read more “We were able to completely relax. “

Lisa Shortino
Waters Edge

This is definitely a redo trip!

The beach is absolutely beautiful

We have recently returned from a wonderful few days at beautiful Cape San Blas. We were in Barrier Dunes 7 Tropical Breeze which was lovely and quite comfortable. It was beautifully appointed and stocked with everything you might need for a great… Read more “This is definitely a redo trip!”

Ruth Green
Tropical Breeze

We enjoyed staying at Water’s Edge

The beach is absolutely beautiful

We enjoyed staying at Water’s Edge – Barrier Dunes #177.  The kitchen was well appointed. We cooked a full Thanksgiving meal and did not have to buy additional equipment/utensils, etc.  We appreciated having the washer/dryer upstairs and there were plenty… Read more “We enjoyed staying at Water’s Edge”

Kevin McReynolds
Waters Edge

The Perfect Place

Dog on Beach

 Shore Thang was the perfect place; we couldn’t ask for a better place to spend a month.  All was in top-top shape when we arrived. We needed help operating the TV’s & Meagan & Stan came right away. A couple of thoughts for… Read more “The Perfect Place”

Tom and Pat Berry
Feb/March 2017
Snowbirds at bariere Dunes

WOW! What an awesome time and a GREAT house

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

WOW! What an awesome time and a GREAT house. We had the best time & I can’t wait to get back to the Cape! Our first visit there and it won’t be our last. We had everything we needed and… Read more “WOW! What an awesome time and a GREAT house”

David Floyd
Tropical Breeze

We met several new friends on the beach

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

Julie, Dudley and I had an amazing time at the Cape. It was indeed the perfect getaway and was even more special because we were able to bring “the Big Man” along with us. Turtle Tracks (Barrier Dunes 188) was ideal for… Read more “We met several new friends on the beach”

The Zentz Family
Turtle Tracks

We were immediately comfortable

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

Our family decided on a last minute get away and stumbled upon Cape Escape during our search.  From the initial point of contact throughout returning home, the communication & customer service were like nothing we had experienced before. When we arrived… Read more “We were immediately comfortable”

Jana and Eric Davis
Turtle Tracks

We had a wonderful week! 

The beach is absolutely beautiful

We had a wonderful week!  The weather was great and we were on the beach and at the pool almost every day.  We did explore around the area.  The condo was great for the four of us and it was so… Read more “We had a wonderful week! “

Debbie and Steve Britton
Turtle Tracks

The condo was the best I have ever stayed in

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

Sue Martin (December 2014) We had the absolute best time ever at the Cape. Mercedes, our English Shepherd, had so much fun! All of the people at the beach were awesome. Mercedes played with most of the dogs who were… Read more “The condo was the best I have ever stayed in”

Sue Martin
Walking On Sunshine

We definitely will be back

We just finished the best vacation in thirty (30) years at Barrier Dunes #15 – Gulf Breeze. These are the things that we enjoyed. The direct view of The Gulf and the porch off of the living area. It was a great… Read more “We definitely will be back”

Curtis and Paulette Peil
 January 2013
Snowbirds at bariere Dunes

Winter in Paradise was a real treat.

Winter in Paradise was a real treat.

(repeat guest) Winter in Paradise was a real treat. It is every bit as beautiful on the Cape this time of year as any other. We had a wonderful time and your attention to every detail, from the lovely art… Read more “Winter in Paradise was a real treat.”

Rebecca Burgess
Beach Front Paradise Barrier Dunes 11

Loved our condo right on the beach

Loved our condo right on the beach

Thank you for a wonderful mini vacation! Loved our condo right on the beach. Beautiful sunsets, beautiful white sand and wonderful accommodations. It was so nice to be somewhere where dogs are loved. All the the shops in Apalachicola and Port St… Read more “Loved our condo right on the beach”

Kathy Roudebush
Tropical Breeze

We loved staying there

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

I have to tell you, our stay there completely exceeded our expectations! I don’t even know where to begin! We loved staying there, you think of absolutely everything, so it was truly like staying in a home! To be perfectly… Read more “We loved staying there”

Lillian Martinez
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

The Communication & Customer Service Were Like Nothing We Had Experienced Before

Thanks so much for the great service. We will be returning!

From the initial point of contact throughout returning home, the communication & customer service were like nothing we had experienced before.

Jana & Eric Davis
Homepage

Our trip was perfection for our family reunion

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

Our trip was perfection for our family reunion. Wendy’s instructions were thorough and easy to navigate.  She was very responsive to any questions we had.  The units we rented were clean and well stocked. The beach is as beautiful as… Read more “Our trip was perfection for our family reunion”

Robin Reichman
Walking On Sunshine

We had a wonderful vacation.

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

We had a wonderful vacation. We really enjoyed Paradise, as it really is paradise. The location was amazing: I am having trouble going to sleep now without the sound of waves outside our door. We spent most of our time… Read more “We had a wonderful vacation.”

Tom & Sara Edwards and Family
Beach Front Paradise Barrier Dunes 11

Our trip to Cape San Blas and Barrier Dunes was unbelievable!!!

What a wonderful, wonderful place

Our trip to Cape San Blas and Barrier Dunes was unbelievable!!! We had the most amazing time and we couldn’t have asked for better weather. It was in the mid to upper 70’s the entire time, not a cloud in… Read more “Our trip to Cape San Blas and Barrier Dunes was unbelievable!!!”

Dana McGowan
Tropical Breeze

We had a great time and loved the place we stayed.

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

We had a great time and loved the place we stayed.  For potential guests who do not have pets, I was worried about going to a place that allowed pets because of smell, etc., and almost didn’t book.   However, I must say,… Read more “We had a great time and loved the place we stayed.”

Dana Henderson
Cape Escape 2

A Lifelong Fantasy

Another Cape San Blas sunset…where your kids can reflect on the memories of the day!

My lifelong fantasy of having a home on the beach was fully (if all to briefly!) fulfilled during our recent stay at Barrier Dunes Unit 1, Walking on Sunshine.   There is much that we enjoyed about the property, but as a city-dweller who rarely sees… Read more “A Lifelong Fantasy”

Lisa Wood
January
Snowbirds at bariere Dunes

We had such a great time at the Cape over Christmas

The owner is very easy to deal with

We had such a great time at the Cape over Christmas!  This is our 4th Christmas coming down to the cape and the condo was one of the nicest we have stayed in!  The amenities were great and the furniture and… Read more “We had such a great time at the Cape over Christmas”

Jennifer Soehner  
Cape Escape 2

We truly loved your home.  Everything was just perfect

We just finished the best vacation

We truly loved your home.  Everything was just perfect.  You have appointed the entire place so that we felt right at home immediately.  We cooked an entire Thanksgiving spread and found everything we needed in the kitchen to accommodate.  We… Read more “We truly loved your home.  Everything was just perfect”

Lynn Tracy
Shore Thang

I tell everyone how much I love it there.

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

I tell everyone how much I love it there. I can’t describe it. I just love the seclusion and the quiet and the banishing the city for a bit. I will keep going back for sure when I can manage… Read more “I tell everyone how much I love it there.”

Sabrina Karels
Turtle crawl

We thoroughly enjoyed our week at the Cape. 

What a wonderful, wonderful place

We thoroughly enjoyed our week at the Cape.  We really did our best to leave the place as good or better than we found it, including a decent cleaning and leaving some extra items behind that we hope the next… Read more “We thoroughly enjoyed our week at the Cape. “

Dominque Miller
Cape Escape 2

We had a wonderful time

We had a wonderful time

We had a wonderful time at Barrier Dunes 11 – Paradise. The house was lovely, clean & just about anything you needed to enjoy your time at the beach was provided! The view was awesome, being able to have the… Read more “We had a wonderful time”

The Jones Family
Beach Front Paradise Barrier Dunes 11

The Cape Escape community is wonderful

We just finished the best vacation

We enjoyed exploring/visiting Cape San Blas and only wish we had more time. The Cape Escape community is wonderful and felt super welcoming. We loved the local Trading Post for groceries (amazing selection for its size), t shirts and yummy cookies. Obviously,… Read more “The Cape Escape community is wonderful”

Julie E.
Cape Escape 1

We had a great time on the Cape

What a wonderful, wonderful place

We had a great time on the Cape(including Koda) – it’s such a beautiful and relaxing area, and your place makes you feel right at home.  Thanks for your hospitality.  I’ll see if we can plan a bit further ahead next… Read more “We had a great time on the Cape”

David Leonard and Family
Waters Edge

Thank you so much for all of your help in scheduling this trip!

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

Thank you so much for all of your help in scheduling this trip!  We had an absolutely wonderful time.  The condo was so nice and clean, it had everything we could have asked for and it truly felt like home. … Read more “Thank you so much for all of your help in scheduling this trip!”

Aysha Stewart
Cape Escape 2

The beach is absolutely beautiful

The beach is absolutely beautiful

This was our first year staying on “the forgotten coast”, we certainly hope it stays that way. The beach is absolutely beautiful, clear water and very uncrowded beach almost like having a private beach. We have been vacationing along the… Read more “The beach is absolutely beautiful”

The Duvall’s
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

We had a GREAT time

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

Thank you for returning the deposit on PayPal…really appreciate the timeliness of getting that done. We had a GREAT time. It is easy to see why people come back there time and time again. The view was so beautiful and… Read more “We had a GREAT time”

Donna Brown
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

My lifelong fantasy of having a home on the beach was fully fulfilled

My lifelong fantasy of having a home on the beach was fully (if all to briefly!) fulfilled during our recent stay at Barrier Dunes Unit 1, Walking on Sunshine. There is much that we enjoyed about the property, but as a city-dweller who rarely sees… Read more “My lifelong fantasy of having a home on the beach was fully fulfilled”

Lisa Wood
Walking On Sunshine

What a wonderful, wonderful place

What a wonderful, wonderful place

What a wonderful, wonderful place. We will definitely be returning. We had a great time and the accommodations were just perfect!

Karen Davis
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

We loved our time in the unit

The beach is absolutely beautiful

We loved our time in the unit and appreciated that it was clean when we arrived. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and you were spot on with directions on access and flexible with our check-in. We were especially pleased that… Read more “We loved our time in the unit”

Melissa Baumann
Turtle crawl

 Barrier Dunes 67 was perfect 

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

We had a fantastic time on our Cape Escape 🙂 Barrier Dunes 67 was perfect – fully stocked with everything and anything we could have needed and super clean and comfortable. We really felt at home all week, so much better than staying in a… Read more ” Barrier Dunes 67 was perfect “

Danielle Jewell
Cape Escape 1

We had a great time at Turtle Tracks

Winter in Paradise was a real treat.

We had a great time at Turtle Tracks (Barrier Dunes 188). The condo had everything we needed and then some. The beach was beautiful and the kids loved the pool too.

Stephanie Glickauf
Turtle Tracks

We couldn’t have asked for a nicer place and people

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

This was our 1 year wedding anniversary trip. We couldn’t have asked for a nicer place and people. It was incredibly stress free & relaxing. We had the beach almost entirely to ourselves. This condo had everything we could have… Read more “We couldn’t have asked for a nicer place and people”

Ryan & Bethany Liedel
Cape Escape 1

It was the dogs first time at the beach and they loved it. 

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

Just wanted to let you know how happy we were with the rental.  It was the dogs first time at the beach and they loved it.  The beach is beautiful, the people were friendly and the rental was great –… Read more “It was the dogs first time at the beach and they loved it. “

Tom Green
Waters Edge

Such a wonderful property

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

It was all your website said it was and more! We thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our stay at Barrier Dunes #12, Pelican View. Such a wonderful property. Upon arrival we had NO second thoughts about our choice for a… Read more “Such a wonderful property”

Leonard Finch and Family
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

I cannot begin to tell you how much we enjoyed the Cape and the condo.

We just finished the best vacation

I cannot begin to tell you how much we enjoyed the Cape and the condo. All of us want to return! Where to begin….. The condo is extremely beautiful. I was so pleased to have our friends join us. They… Read more “I cannot begin to tell you how much we enjoyed the Cape and the condo.”

Emma Hopson
Tropical Breeze

Sparkling Clean and Lovely

The beach at St. Joseph Peninsula State Park! Doesn’t get any better than this!

I just spent three weeks in Barrier Dunes on Cape San Blas. My husband was with me for a few days and my daughter joined me for my last week there. We stayed in Shore Thang #2 which was managed… Read more “Sparkling Clean and Lovely”

Karen Fuller
January 2017
Snowbirds at bariere Dunes

We had a wonderful time

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

We had a wonderful time & the condo was very nice & very, very clean.  The way the condo was supplied was just incredible.  You and your staff are very professional & were always available.  Hopefully we will be returning later in the summer. 

Gary Ferrell
Turtle Tracks

Hi Wendy – We just loved our stay at Barrier Dunes!

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

Hi Wendy – We just loved our stay at Barrier Dunes! The unit we rented was awesome – had absolutely everything we needed. The kitchen was very well equipped and the bed and living room couches were so comfy. Sunsets… Read more “Hi Wendy – We just loved our stay at Barrier Dunes!”

Paula Wang
Waters Edge

Thank you, Wendy, for a great experience at Cape San Blas.

We just finished the best vacation

Thank you, Wendy, for a great experience at Cape San Blas. We have been coming to the Cape for many, many years. We love the beach and love Barrier Dunes. This was our second time staying in this Condo and it was… Read more “Thank you, Wendy, for a great experience at Cape San Blas.”

Susie Best
Cape Escape 2

We had a great time at Barrier Dunes

The owner is very easy to deal with

We had a great time at Barrier Dunes. The condo (Barrier Dunes 2 – Shore Thang) was immaculate and very pleasant to stay. We even swam Saturday in the heated pool. Delightful. You and Soni are fantastic!! Great job and… Read more “We had a great time at Barrier Dunes”

Elaine Hoffman
Shore Thang

Our dog loved it,

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

My wife, our dog, and I want to tell you how enjoyable our stay in your Unit 191 in December was.  When we arrived, we found the unit, and everything in it, to be very clean.  The unit was very… Read more “Our dog loved it,”

Riley Wultz
Turtle crawl

We had a wonderful stay at Barrier Dunes

We had a wonderful time

We had a wonderful stay at Barrier Dunes! The beach was amazing! My family & I loved the fact that it was not crowded & very family oriented. We didn’t have to worry about loud & annoying music or obnoxious… Read more “We had a wonderful stay at Barrier Dunes”

The Coleman Family
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

Cape San Blas is truly lovely

The beach is absolutely beautiful

Our experience was great. Cape San Blas is truly lovely. The miles of open beach makes for great strolls up and down the peninsula. Our dog loved going in and out of the water and rolling in the sand.  There… Read more “Cape San Blas is truly lovely”

Andrew Ross and Famly
Cape Escape 1

Already looking at my 2017 calendar to return to Barrier Dunes.

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

My daughter and I (and our two Golden Retrievers) just returned from Barrier Dunes. I could go on and on about the complex, our condo, the beach, and the water…..but, that’s all obvious in the gorgeous photos. What I’m beyond… Read more “Already looking at my 2017 calendar to return to Barrier Dunes.”

Deena Neumann
Cape Escape 2

Gulf Breeze was clean and completely outfitted

We just finished the best vacation

Gulf Breeze was clean, completely outfitted with all we needed and it enabled us to have a wonderful vacation. You told me you thought we would like Gulf Breeze and you were right. My husband commented on the “Relax” sign… Read more “Gulf Breeze was clean and completely outfitted”

Darlene and Rob Jurand
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

Barrier Dunes is a great place for pets

Walking on Sunshine” is a great place to spend time with family and pets. We enjoyed having so many amenities and the condo was decorated very nicely with lots of extras. We especially enjoyed our time on the deck. Sunsets were… Read more “Barrier Dunes is a great place for pets”

Katherine Baskin
Walking On Sunshine

Wendy thank you for everything that you did to help us get a mini vacation.

The owner is very easy to deal with

Wendy thank you for everything that you did to help us get a mini vacation. Cape Escape Vacation Rentals was extremely easy to work with.  Wendy made sure that we had all the information that we needed prior to our… Read more “Wendy thank you for everything that you did to help us get a mini vacation.”

Lauren Hinton
Waters Edge

It is only a few steps away from the beach, and the views from each of the beachfront balconies are incredible

What a wonderful, wonderful place

We thoroughly enjoyed our week at Barrier Dunes 2 – Shore Thang. The unit was clean, bright, well-appointed, and very comfortable. It is only a few steps away from the beach, and the views from each of the beachfront balconies are… Read more “It is only a few steps away from the beach, and the views from each of the beachfront balconies are incredible”

Bona Allen
Shore Thang

I had tears in my eyes when leaving

We had a wonderful time

We did make it home safe and sound….and sad! We’ve done numerous trips, Disney Cruise, all inclusive resorts etc., but this was the first vacation we’ve ever taken as a family where I had tears in my eyes when leaving!… Read more “I had tears in my eyes when leaving”

M.H.
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

beautiful beach with dolphins

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

We would like to thank the owners of “Paradise” for sharing their home with us. We found the home well taken care of and beautifully decorated. When I arrived and opened the curtains from the balcony I was presented with… Read more “beautiful beach with dolphins”

Christina Costa
Beach Front Paradise Barrier Dunes 11

The townhome was incredible!  

What a wonderful, wonderful place

Once we walked into that wonderful townhome, all of our stress went away! The townhome was incredible!  The beach was incredibly beautiful & we fell in love with the fact that there were not many commercial businesses around & we had no cell phone signal.  Just us… Read more “The townhome was incredible!  “

David Bradshaw
Turtle Tracks

We used the upper balcony to enjoy an evening glass of wine and watch the sunset.

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

We really enjoyed Barrier Dunes and your condo was perfect and above our expectations.  We used the upper balcony to enjoy an evening glass of wine and watch the sunset. Fergus (the dog) loved his early morning beach runs and… Read more “We used the upper balcony to enjoy an evening glass of wine and watch the sunset.”

Felicity Palmer
Waters Edge

Wendy: we had a great time visiting the Cape!

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

Wendy: we had a great time visiting the Cape! Beaches were absolutely beautiful and the “squeaky” sugar sand brings back memories of my childhood. We spent a day kayaking the leeward side of St. Vincent National Wildlife Preserve and did… Read more “Wendy: we had a great time visiting the Cape!”

Vivian Pozo  
Turtle crawl

What a beautiful place. It’s like REAL Florida

What a beautiful place. It’s like REAL Florida

Melissa Slover and Family We truly enjoyed ourselves at the Cape. What a beautiful place. It’s like REAL Florida. Who when we still had such beautiful beaches! The condo was gorgeous and very accommodating. Very convenient access to the beach… Read more “What a beautiful place. It’s like REAL Florida”

Melissa Slover and Family
Shore Thang

We LOVED our stay!  It was hard to leave!

We had a WONDERFUL time!!!

We LOVED our stay!  It was hard to leave! This was the first time we traveled with our pups!  It was great to see all the pet owners walk their dogs throughout the complex.  We enjoyed our time with like-minded… Read more “We LOVED our stay!  It was hard to leave!”

Robin Brainard
Cape Escape 1

We loved the pet-friendly, what a treat!

We had a wonderful time

My wife and I, along with our Lab mix Shanti, just had the best beach trip ever.  We loved the pet-friendly, what a treat! Water’s Edge was perfect, so close to the beach.  Meeting so many nice friendly people staying there… Read more “We loved the pet-friendly, what a treat!”

The Allens
Waters Edge

You have really gone the extra mile. Thanks for the perfect weekend

What a wonderful, wonderful place

I’m just gonna go ahead and tell you….This condo is by far the best we have ever stayed in ! Love it! We were very surprised at ALL the great extras here. Never stayed at a place so well stocked.… Read more “You have really gone the extra mile. Thanks for the perfect weekend”

Kathryn Vetrano
Walking On Sunshine

My family especially appreciates that we can travel and stay at this beautiful location with our dogs!

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

My husband, daughter, and I, along with our two German Shepherds,  just returned from a short but wonderful stay at Barrier Dunes 7.  This was our second time renting from Wendy at Cape Escape, and we hope to do so… Read more “My family especially appreciates that we can travel and stay at this beautiful location with our dogs!”

Kathleen Varga-Conrad
Tropical Breeze

 We had a fantastic time at Cape San Blas!

What a wonderful, wonderful place

Thank you for all your help!  We had a fantastic time at Cape San Blas!  Will definitely  try to get down there again in the future.   Loved everything :-)!!

Sally Imgruet
Turtle crawl

I loved the area!!!

We just finished the best vacation

Thank you for the kind email and especially for the fantastic experience in your condo!  I will take the time to write something for the website, as I found the condo well appointed and with all the thoughtful things that… Read more “I loved the area!!!”

Cathy Cates
Waters Edge

Pelican View is absolutely the best of the best!

What a wonderful, wonderful place

Pelican View is absolutely the best of the best! Oh, my goodness! Having your first cup of coffee in the mornings on the balcony of the master suite was amazing! And so easy since we had the lovely “coffee station”… Read more “Pelican View is absolutely the best of the best!”

Pamela Poole
Pelican View Barrier Dunes 12

We just finished the best vacation

We just finished the best vacation

We just finished the best vacation in thirty (30) years at Barrier Dunes #15. These are the things that we enjoyed. The direct view of The Gulf and the porch off of the living area. It was a great place… Read more “We just finished the best vacation”

Curtis and Paulette Peil
Gulf Breeze – Barrier Dunes 15

My grandkids loved the loft.  They had their own play area

Winter in Paradise was a real treat.

We had a wonderful time.  My grandkids loved the loft.  They had their own play area. Everything was perfect.   Loved the layout of the condo. I loved the privacy of the bedrooms.   I think it is the perfect… Read more “My grandkids loved the loft.  They had their own play area”

The Davis Family
Walking On Sunshine

We stayed in Turtle Crawl and felt like home

We absolutely LOVED our time at Barrier Dunes 15

I chose Cape San Blas for my family vacation this summer and it was fantastic! We stayed in Turtle Crawl and felt like home. We did not have to worry about extra towels or spices or beach toys for the… Read more “We stayed in Turtle Crawl and felt like home”

The Cipkute Family
Turtle crawl

Cape Escape II was wonderful

The beach is absolutely beautiful

Cape Escape II was wonderful!  We loved being right on the lake.  Being morning people, we would get up and watch the sunrise off the back deck.  Lots of turtles in the lake and we enjoyed feeding then.  They would… Read more “Cape Escape II was wonderful”

Walter Border
Cape Escape 2

We had a GREAT time and didn’t want to come back home.

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

We had a GREAT time and didn’t want to come back home.  I forgot to write in the book.  The condo was perfect and the beach was beautiful and relaxing.  We met a man who taught us about salt water… Read more “We had a GREAT time and didn’t want to come back home.”

Katie Moore
Turtle Tracks

A Gorgeous View

The beach at St. Joseph Peninsula State Park! Doesn’t get any better than this!

Just returned from “the Cape”, and had a fabulous time! We’ve rented properties throughout the US, and this was, by far, the best outfitted we’ve experienced. Besides all the amenities, Shore Thang had plenty of room, a gorgeous view right… Read more “A Gorgeous View”

Stephen Hathoway
Jan/Feb 2017
Snowbirds at bariere Dunes

everything was perfect!

We just finished the best vacation

This was our second time staying at Barrier Dunes, and just like the first time, everything was perfect! The house was everything we were expecting, was very clean and ready for us on our arrival. We love that our dog,… Read more “everything was perfect!”

Janet Wimsatt
Beach Front Paradise Barrier Dunes 11

 We had a wonderful time.

 We had an absolutely fantastic time

 We had a wonderful time.   The condo was clean when we arrived and we had plenty of room.  The kitchen had the nicest dinnerware & pots & pans to cook with than any condo we had rented before.  My… Read more ” We had a wonderful time.”

Sherri Daniels
Turtle Tracks

We give Sea Breeze and Barrier Dunes an A+!

We really enjoyed our time at the cape.

We stayed at Sea Breeze for two weeks in January. Our only regret is that we didn’t plan to stay longer! Everything about Barrier Dunes was absolutely perfect for us…from outstanding communication with Wendy, to the beautiful condo and its… Read more “We give Sea Breeze and Barrier Dunes an A+!”

Debby Youell
Sea Breeze Barrier Dunes 52

Beach and home were wonderful

Thank you for a WONDERFUL vacation.

Multiple Repeats As always, we had a great time. Beach and home were wonderful – and family had a great time. We did lots of ocean kayaking and fishing with the kids. The worst part was having to pack up… Read more “Beach and home were wonderful”

Frank Dintino
Beach Front Paradise Barrier Dunes 11

I just loved the decorating at the condo

What a wonderful, wonderful place

I just loved the decorating at the condo (Barrier Dunes 67 – Cape Escape I). We all agreed that it looked so natural and cheerful. We especially like the casual blue denim fabric on the couches and the beaches bedspreads. The… Read more “I just loved the decorating at the condo”

Janet Hermans & Family
Cape Escape 1

Mary Twining Been MANY times!

MARK TWAIN

  Wendy we had another great vacation at Seascape. Each year when we return, it seems for 5 weeks like a second home for us. This year new deck furniture was a nice surprise. As you can see by the… Read more “Mary Twining Been MANY times!”

Snowbirds at bariere Dunes