While it’s no surprise to locals, Apalachicola was recently named one of ‘The 8 Most Beautiful, Charming Small Towns in Florida” by OnlyInYourState, a website dedicated to highlighting the hidden gems, little known attractions and natural wonders of each of our 50 unique states.
The Florida towns were selected based on possessing a unique combination of historical places, culture and the charm of Old Florida. Apalachicola ranked #1 in the list which also includes Cedar Key, Fernandina Beach, Tarpon Springs, Stuart, Mount Dora, Defuniak Springs and Dunedin.
Featured Apalachicola Homes
Casually elegant, historic home in Apalachicola, two blocks to downtown! Lovingly renovated with epic style and charm, this home offers exquisite craftsmanship with modern functionality. Spacious rooms with 12′ high ceilings, refinished pine floors, all wood walls, ceilings and trim, and unique finishes/trim in every room. Large custom kitchen with granite countertops, chef quality gas stovetop and electric wall oven.
Pearl Plantation is a riverfront estate with an eclectic plantation-style home on 2 acres with 200 waterfront feet on the Apalachicola River and fantastic views. Dock, 3 boat slips including covered one with lift, river depth ~14 ft. Home has hardi-board siding, metal roof, Andersen doors and double-hung windows, custom woodwork. Downstairs has an open floor plan with living, dining, kitchen, pantry, mudroom, full bath and large office area. Upstairs has sitting area, living room, guest bedroom & bath, master bedroom & bath opening to screened porch.
Live in this early 20th century cottage while you renovate. Original hardwood floors, two fireplaces, brick chimney, some original features. Large front porch. Currently a 3 BR/2 BA home with great possibilities. Lot has landscaping, flowering plants, shade trees and privacy fence. Quiet & convenient location about one mile from downtown Apalachicola with its unique shops and great restaurants featuring local seafood.