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Home Away From Home - Families Only - Short Walk To Beach

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,520 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 8

Less than a 2 min. walk to the beach from this 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 2-story home. A large deck surrounds the front and an outdoor shower is in the back. Everyone will enjoy the many activities available in Fernandina Beach: putt-putt, golf, movie theater, canoeing, surfing, bike riding, shopping, the beach, and more. The island hosts many restaurants located just minutes from the house. We are a family rental only.

3 Night minimum is available if the property is not booked two weeks prior to your stay

Discounted Rates if you book for a week. See rates & availability for details. If you would like to inquire for a weekly rental ( 7 days) please use the "Contact Owner" button below.

Resort Rental ID 3104

More Details

Mike & Lisa Mathews
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
14 June, 2018

Why Mike & Lisa Mathews chose Amelia Island

I have been coming to Fernandina Beach for many years. Fortunately, I was able to purchase this home to share with family, friends and guests.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Amelia Island in Fernandina Beach

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1520 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Family Rental Only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - Outdoor Shower
    Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 2 full bathrooms & an outside shower with hot & cold water
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Upstairs Bedroom - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Upstairs Bedroom - 3 Single Bed
  • Upstairs-2 bedrooms: one bedroom with one double bed & one twin bed. The other upstairs bedroom with 3 twin beds; Downstairs-1 bedroom with one queen bed.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Wood Decking
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
1 queen bed, 4 twin beds, 1 double bed. Outside shower hot and cold water, ceiling fans, beach access, 4 TVs, boogie boards, beach toys for the children.


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(25 traveller reviews)

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Home Away From Home - Families Only - Short Walk To Beach
average rating of 4.92 based on 25 reviews

Great location

  • 4 of 5

House had anything you need for a vacation. Mike was very helpful with any questions we may have had.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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great family getaway

  • 5 of 5

Home is close to restaurants as well as beach. Home is well kept. Owner is great to work with. Enjoyed this location for 3rd year in a row.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Best friendcation ever!

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed at this home on Fernandina beach. Mike was great to work with and was such a joy to speak with each time I called. This was our first time to the island and we loved it! We spent our entire week on the beach, only leaving once to go out to eat (Sliders) and restock groceries. The kitchen had everything we needed to cook any variety of meal. The home was more than adequate for our two families. Our days were spent soaking up the sun while we watched the kids surf, skimmer board, boogie board and hunt for shark teeth. We even saw dolphins and a manatee! At night and during the rain there were puzzles and lots of monopoly being played. All of which were provided!! Which meant a lot less to pack for me:) We will defiantly come back again next year! Hopefully for two weeks:)

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Alpharetta, GA

Excellent place to stay in Fernandina Beach

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time staying at this house, just steps from the gorgeous beaches of Fernandina! The house itself is located on a peaceful residential road, so there wasn't any noise from traffic. Yet the beach itself is only about a 2 minute walk.

The house is older but extremely well-maintained and perfectly clean. The air conditioning worked beautifully, which is a must during Florida's long summer season! The shops and restaurants of downtown Fernandina are within a 10 minute drive, and also about a 10 minute drive to the famous Amelia Island Plantation.

I'd stay here again in a heartbeat! Plus the owners are extremely friendly and easy to reach any time you have a question. I'm glad I chose this place!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mooresville, NC


  • 5 of 5

This was our families second time staying here. We absolutely fell in love with the area. There are so many things to do from surfing to walking along the water finding your perfect seashell. The beach is clean and not too crowded. The house is perfect and comes with everything we needed for ourselves, our children, and it's a very short walk to the beach. Mike and Lisa are very nice and accommodating. Downtown is beautiful and full of quaint shops and great restaurants. We love The Salty Pelican and also Pi pizza. I would recommend this house to anyone looking for a beautiful beach and a great vacation!!

  • Review Submitted: 07-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Raleigh, NC

WE had a wonderful time here.

  • 5 of 5

We had cousins camp with our six grand kids. Older home but very clean. Furniture was comfortable. Definitely would stay here again. Mike was great to work with.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
26.2 Miles
Jacksonville International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.8 Miles
The Surf
Nearest Ferry
20.2 Miles
Mayport Ferry
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Car: recommended

Activities in Fernandina Beach: Fort Clinch, Putt-Putt, Charter Fishing, Surf Fishing, Golf, Shopping in Historic downtown, Movie Theater, Water Slide, Escapade (Gambling Boat), Cumberland Island (Wild horses roam), etc.

45 minute drive to Jacksonville, FL, & 1h. 45 minute drive to St. Augustine, FL.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Amelia Island, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Peak Season
19 May 2018 - 3 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
August special
4 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Off Season
1 Sep 2018 - 2 Mar 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £151.84
cleaning £75.92

Weekly:September-February $800.00
Weekly:March-May 18; $900.00
Weekly:May18-Aug 3: $1,000.00
Weekly: August $900.00
Check In: 4 PM, Check Out:10 AM
Weekly rental is Saturday to Saturday
Monthly is 4 consecutive weeks

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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