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Oceanfront - Panoramic Views - Private Balcony - Kitchen - Pool - 2nd Floor Elev

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Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
condo
People
3
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday condo in Saint Augustine - Beacher's Lodge Condo/Hotel

1 Bedroom with private Beachview Balcony. Kitchen and Full Bath Queen Bedroom

Amenities ----

Flat Screen Televisions (Cable/DVD)

Queen Bedroom

Stocked Kitchen

Non-Smoking Rooms

Coffee Maker

Microwave Oven

Living/Dining Area

Queen Sofa bed

Balcony/Terrace

Air Conditioning (In Room) Remote Controlled

Full Refrigerator

Ironing Board / Hair Dryer

Beach Towels and sport equipment available

Hotel Details ------

150 Rooms / 4 Floors

Elevators

Smoke Alarm in Rooms

Sheriff's Substation next door

Fire Station within 3 mile

Knowledgeable Front Desk Staff

A-V Equipment Rental

Common Area Wireless Access

ATM/Bank

Laundry Room

Beach

Pool (Outdoor) Heated

New Elevators

New Boardwalk to Beach (secured)

Handicapped Parking and access to facilities

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Steven M Smith
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
5 December, 2016
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About Steven M Smith

My wife, Janet, and I purchased this property at

Beacher's Lodge as our own, personal vacation dream getaway. After 2 years on the rental program we decided to offer our close friends and those we met at Beacher's, an opportunity to share in what we thought was a gem in Crescent Beach. We have some guests that we have had coming to our unit for over 15 years now and we decided to share our getaway with others. We have many great, written reviews and it makes us happy that we can offer some others the same as we enjoy. We recommend no more than 2 or 3 adults as the unit is "tight". However, we have had 2 adults 2 teens with no issues.

Janet and I were married in 1995 and this was our first purchase together. We have seen to it that all of our guest have been supplied with all their needs, from special requests to the everyday need that may have been forgotten.

Janet and I are avid travelers and have counted more that 50 cruises that we have been on. So ,we understand the need for comfort in a somewhat confining space as a condo can be. That is why we are constantly adding simple amenities that will make your stay a happy and memorable one. Any and all comments are welcome, if we are booked on the dates that you absolutely have to have, we have some great references at Beacher's Lodge, that we can recommend. Janet and I are currently retired and live in Jacksonville, FL only an hour away. We are able to be a little more flexible and allow you to check in at any time on the day that you are booked and check out at your leisure. We only ask that you treat yourself to some relaxation and we are only a call away if you need some information or have additional needs. 'Leave it like you found it.' is a often used term that we like to use. Not to worry about the small things. We always make sure that your rooms will be fresh and clean. We want to have you back again and again.

Steven M Smith purchased this condo in 1997

Why Steven M Smith chose St. Augustine Area

Steve first found Beacher's Lodge while working in his Own Business installing Cable TV in new construction. He saw how well Beacher's Lodge was constructed when compared to other new oceanfront condos being constructed at the same time back in the mid 1980's. Beacher's is close to the ocean, however, are protected by a double set of sand dunes. The dunes are well established and contain a variety of natural species such as rabbit, gopher turtles, varied reptiles and bird life. Being on the second floor gives one a close, yet protected view of the daily habitat in it's natural state. Views from the first floors can be obstructed and are not entirely private. Also, being on the second floor affords the opportunity to be close to the dunes and wildlife, without the wildlife becoming uninvited guests, during the evening, when you like to hear the sound of the ocean with only the screen door separating you from it. The pool is heated and contrary to belief is not a salt pool but has a large quantity of salt in it, from the air circulating in it. If you don't care for the ocean, the pool is the perfect place to be. New chairs, tables and umbrella for the pool area makes for a comfortable and relaxing day. All accesses are protected by gate at the pool and gate to the beach, which you must have a code to exit and enter. The new boardwalk to the beach from the pool area is handicap friendly and lit at night. Making for day or night trips to the shoreline. The view from the balcony of the unit is one of the best vantage points of Crescent Beach. You can literally see the entire coastline of 9 miles. Night time it is beautiful with the city lights far enough away to see the stars, yet close enough to make out the Lighthouse sweeps and St Augustine Pier lights. Perfect for meteor showers or stargazers.

With all the comforts of home, an Ancient City waiting for discovery, Marineland and all the memories that can be packed into a camera and your memories. This is the Place.

What makes this condo unique

Benefits of renting with Janet and myself are that we cater to each traveler and their unique needs. We are committed to making your stay a memorable one. We have made sure that the latest technology is available, should you need it. We recommend our unit to couples, as it is not large enough for a family of more than four. We have tried to anticipate any want that you might have and left enough to the imagination to make you want to go out and discover your next dream vacation. Every day at Beacher's Lodge is a great day to be at the Beach. The beach has a public park and draws a nice crowd during the peak periods. You can also drive on the beach, permit needed, park and enjoy that aspect of beaching it. It is recommended that you have 4 wheel drive. Since Beacher's Lodge is a Condo/Hotel you as a guest enjoy all the benefits of any guest and must also abide by guest regulations, as posted.

With so much to do in a close proximity, you'll want to come back, again and again. Every day is a new adventure in St Augustine, Florida

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(37 traveller reviews)

Oceanfront - Panoramic Views - Private Balcony - Kitchen - Pool - 2nd Floor Elev
average rating of 4.6216216 based on 37 reviews
5

Perfect Weekend

  • 5 of 5

Very happy with our stay here. Easy arrival and access, clean and cozy condo with very accommodating owners. Can't beat a balcony ocean view either! We hope to go back and highly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure having ya'll stay with us. We appreciate how easy you made it for us to make your getaway with us a happy and memorable one and we welcome your return. Thank you for review and your kind comments!
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4

Hurricane Matthew

  • 4 of 5

Great location and view Owners very prompt with responses and very generous with staples. My only complaint is while watching TV tracking the hurricane the window shaker makes so much noise you have to turn the TV up so loud to hear. Maybe wireless speakers behind the couch would fix.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to give us your review. We were spared by the Hurricane and we appreciate all that you did to minimize any damage, as you departed. Our complex is well constructed, has a great staff and was one of the first areas on the island to regain power. We appreciate your constructive remarks and will look for ways to improve.
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5

Great Ocean View!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our week stay! The owners were great with communication and answered any questions we had. Even though the unit was small it was perfect for the 2 of us. We love the balcony view of the ocean...sitting out there in the evening was relaxing. The unit had very close access to beach, pool, washer & dryer and elevator. The owner even supplied many little extras.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We sincerely appreciate your review and even more so, your consideration. We had a great hosting experience and were happy to be of any help. We also wanted to thank you for your comments regarding your stay, that you shared with us. We value your opinion, as you are our last best impression. We are using your ideas as a measure of our relationship. Great Guests!!
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4

Very good quality furnishings, amenities, and decorating. Owners did excellent job of accommodating.

  • 4 of 5

Had an excellent time during our stay. Didn't find anything we needed that wasn't at property. Felt very comfortable and were able to focus on enjoying our stay. Highly recommend staying at property.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your kind review of your stay with us. Thank you for considering our vacation getaway a comfortable and enjoyable one. We value your time in writing and hope you think of us in your future plans.
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5

Just what I was looking for

  • 5 of 5

Steven was easy to work with. No unexpected surprises. This place had all of the essentials and some. Great value.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your taking time to write your fine review. Knowing that we are making our guests feel like they are receiving a great return on their hard earned money, is a great to mention. Thank you!
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United States, NY, Brookhaven
5

Great getaway on the beach!

  • 5 of 5

We were visiting family in St. Augustine, and this condo was just the place for the two of us. The unit was directly downstairs from the pool, washer and dryer was two doors down, and the best part was the patio with the Beach View! It had everything one needed for a relaxing beach vacation! The condo was equipped with everything, and the bed and pillows were very comfortable. The owners were very pleasant, and responded quickly to any questions we had. I would highly recommend Beachers Lodge, and would definitely go back again!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are committed to making every Guest feel as Comfortable as they can in their Getaway on the Beach with a Great Ocean Life View. With every great review, such as you took time to write, we are encouraged and are striving harder to keep the ratings up and make improvements where needed. We recognize and respond to all our guests needs as the arise. We encourage contact on our guest's part when there is an issue and we appreciate and give you your complete privacy. Thank you for your great review. We hope that this helps others in their vacation planning. Sincerely, Steve & Janet
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Jacksonville International Airport - St Aug Air
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Irish Pub & Restaurant - right across A1A Hwy
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
The Shores Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
US 95 by way of SR 206
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
South Beach Grill
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Crescent Beach - Public
Car: necessary

Off I-95 west onto exit 305 or SR 206 then 8 miles over the Matanzas River to Anastasia Island. Beacher's Lodge is located south on A1A immediately to the left (oceanfront).

10 miles to the north side of Anastasia Island on A1A is the Bridge of Lions or the entrance into old St Augustine Historic Area with the Castillo de San Marco as the cornerstone.

5 miles to the south of Beacher's Lodge is the southern end of Anastasia Island where the bridge over the Matanzas Inlet and Fort Matanzas are awaiting. 2 miles further south is Historic Marineland, The University of Florida has a Oceanographic Lab located on site.

Crescent Beach is unique in that it is it has a 'crescent' shape which gives one the opportunity to view all 14 miles of beach from a vantage point.

The beach itself can be driven on, yet is protected by lifeguard patrol, and sheriff patrol. Beacher's Lodge is located near the southern end of the island, where there is only a 1/4 mile separating the Atlantic Ocean from the Intracoastal Waterway.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Saint Augustine, St. Augustine Area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Fall / Winter 2016
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
£550
for 4 nights
From
£121
From
£130
Fri,Sat
 
 
2017 Early Spring
1 Jan 2017 - 18 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£377
for 3 nights
From
£104
From
£113
Fri,Sat
 
 
Summer 2017
19 May 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£403
for 3 nights
From
£113
From
£130
Fri,Sat
 
 
Fall/Winter 2017
10 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£480
for 4 nights
From
£104
From
£113
Fri,Sat
 
 
2018 Early Bookin
1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£416
for 3 nights
From
£117
 
 
2019 Early Booking
1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019
3 night minimum stay
£454
for 3 nights
From
£130
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£299
for 3 nights
From
£78
£584
£1,796
 

Additional pricing information

1 Time Exit Cleaning £59 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Check in time is 4 pm. You will be notified by housekeeping when room is ready.
Enjoy a Later check out @ noon.
Never get "Locked Out" with -
4 Digit Key-less Entry Door Code (choose yours or we will supply @ booking)

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.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Saint Augustine in North East Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • city centre ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Full Size Bathtub and Shower. Handrail Assist Bar. All towels, hand towels and necessities needed as you would expert. Great water pressure for relaxing showers or baths.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Single 10 x 12 Bedroom with large closet and drawer space. LED TV with Built in DVD Player. Queen Pillowtop Bed. Ceiling Fan. In-Wall A/C & Heater (remote controlled). All Linens provided. Window view of Intracoastal Waterway.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
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