Attention Boaters, Fishermen, and NatureLovers. Deep water private dock
Enjoy fishing/crabbing( crab trap provided) from the newly renovated dock over deep water. Grill your favorite foods and dine outside on the waterfront. Savannah, Jekyll Island, or St. Simons are day trips from the River Roost.
The upstairs non- smoking rental with a private entrance, sleeping 5, is a rustic coastal decorated two bedrooms. One large soft seating size sofa, and 2 love seat type sofas with a fully furnished open kitchen and living area. In the mornings, you can savor a freshly brewed coffee from the coffeemaker provided. You will have a panoramic waterfront view of the marsh and the North Newport River from the bank of windows. Spectacular!
The bathroom provides fluffy towels, tub/ shower combination and a curved shower rod to allow more light and space. Compliment shower gel, shampoo, conditioner and a hair dryer.
Washer and dryer with a laundry basket and detergent are located downstairs.
Free WiFi access and a work desk.
Your boat docked at our floating dock will be in at least 14 ft of water at low tide. The covered dock house is set up for fish and crap cleaning with fresh water, lights, and power. River Roost is prime for offshore and inshore saltwater fishing. We are a Gateway to GA Barrier islands and beaches, plus a nature lovers paradise.
We have lounge chairs for sunning, reading, watching the wild life and looking for dolphins. That is relaxation!
As evening approaches, grab a drink and gather around the outside fire pit.
Bring your boat!! Half Moon Marina is a full service Marina and can provide all your fishing needs! Then tie up to the private dock even at low tide. With 14 feet of water.
You'll have full access to the downstairs with both a gas and charcoal grill, deck, fire pit, covered dock, kayak, and a crab trap. At the covered dock house there is a stainless fish cleaning station with lights, electrical plugs, fresh running water, electric crab cooker, and a table with seating for 4.
Park on the property with adequate space for boat/trailer and boat wash.
No shared area or amenities.
Общение с гостями
Although we are seldom on the property during rentals, we do have a self contained private suite downstairs with our own private entrance.If you see us, please feel free to ask questions. We are always only a phone call away. We will certainly respect your privacy.
The upstairs rental has a private entrance as well as our suite . We do not share an entrance .
Другие важные подробности
For local fare, The Crab Company, has great "fresh from the boat" seafood and a full menu of other options. On Sundays at sunset, the Crab Company usually has free outside music with a dance floor. Beverage and food of choice is always available.
Fishtales restaurant in Richmond Hill,Ga is another of my favorite places to eat.
Need to buy bushel of crab, or shrimp? Just ask .
Three great golf courses are within 30 miles.
Other activities close by: Midway museum for you history buffs, Dorchester Shooting Preserve, Harris Point and Youman's pond with a viewing platform for bird watching, and Lady Jane Shrimpin' Excursions-( one of my favorites. About an hour ride on a shrimp boat) Brunswick, Georgia., and Fort Morris. Each of these places have a web site or more information.
History is all around us. Day trips Savannah, St. Simons, Jekyll Island, and Hinesville
The River Roost has a "laid back" feel without lots of strict rules.
Smoking is restricted to outside.
We love all animals BUT I am highly allergic to cats. Therefore, cats are not allowed in our rental or on the property.
We're good for an occasional party, so if that's your plan, give me a little notice and we'll see what we can work out.
May not be safe or suitable for children (0-12)
Long term rental
Cleaning fee $120
Fishing, crabbing, shrimping, water sports, bird watching, and day trips are my pleasures. I purchased the River Roost after my retirement from the post office in 2002 to follow my passion...salt water!