Visualize yourself relaxing in the home that the local folks refer to as “The Jewel of Apalachicola”. Classical music floats thru the Grand Foyer and a peaceful and serene feeling surrounds you. Romantic and luxurious and comfortable! Built in 1908, it is a perfect example of Free Style Classic Architecture.
We were honored to be selected as the feature home in the 2018 Tour of Homes. We are equally as proud to be on the Chamber of Commerce’s Walking Tour in Apalachicola. Awarded Trip Advisors Certificate of Excellence 2018 & 2019. Best of all, take a look at our 5 star reviews on Home Away and Air BNB! Our guests are the best judges of all!
In the center of the historical district and just a few blocks from everything that Apalachicola has to offer, the Majestic Jewel is the best way to experience Southern Grandeur in this charming little town. Plenty of well-lit parking so you can park your car and walk everywhere, restaurants, galleries, shops, pubs, river wharf, park, marina, fishing pier on the bay!
Boat trailers are welcome as well! Take a ride around town on our loaner trike & bikes!
The main level is furnished in a formal yet comfortable mix of period antiques with gold gilded accents and Persian rugs. The stunning Deadhead Cypress walls & ceilings of the Grand Hall, Dining Room and ornately carved staircase are original to the home and were harvested from local waters. The Hospitality Room offers a kitchenette, laundry room, half bath, coffee & tea stations, fridge stocked with cold drinks & bottle water, snacks & self-serve breakfast items. A loaner closet with beach chairs, games, umbrellas & necessities is across from the vault. Historical photos & information are displayed here. The constant breeze and the amazing views make the wrap around veranda a favorite place for our guests to relax & catch a sunset! Our guests enjoy the use of all common areas on the main floor. Three elegant guest suites are available on this level.
The second floor is also furnished in an eclectic mixture of antiques but has a more casual look with nature inspired décor. There are a few quirky light fixtures worth seeing in the breezeway sitting area! The hosts living quarters as well as a full kitchen and two huge guest suites are here. The upper wrap around veranda has amazing views of several historical sites as well as moss covered Oaks and Palm Tree lined Streets.
All suites were designed with our guests’ comfort in mind. Modern amenities were added while keeping with the design elements of this historical home. Central A/C and heat, ceiling fans, flat screen TV’s with cable & movie channels plus Wi-Fi.
Each suite is elegantly furnished and has its own ambiance as well as a modern en-suite bathroom with bath products and plush towels. Our beds are top of the line with the finest linens and the most amazing pillows!
The Majestic Jewel is the perfect setting for a special event, family gathering, bridal party or a romantic get-away. Make new memories where time stood still. Reserve one suite or the entire floor. The hosts are flexible & truly enjoy sharing this jewel with guests! All rental fees go back into the continued restoration of the Majestic Jewel, Circa 1908.
Each suite is so unique! Please go to our website to view detailed information and photos on each! Select the one that best suits your taste!