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Charming Ocean Front Duplex with Incredible View

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Rental prices are per side of duplex. Each side has 2 bedrooms and 1 bath.

Gorgeous view from this oceanfront duplex. You couldn't be closer to the beach. Each side of the duplex has two bedrooms and one bath and can be rented separately. Each bedroom has in it a double bed and a single bed. The interior of this charming cottage is decorated with soothing beach colors and hand painted furniture. If you rent it once, you'll be back again and again.

Amelia Island is a fabulous vacation spot for families. On the island is historic Fernandina Beach's Victorian downtown area full of shops and fabulous restaurants. The island also offers great fishing, bike trails, historic Fort Clinch State Park, an abundance of golfing and antiquing. And yes you will find surfers on this island. The duplex itself is within walking distance of main beach with its waterside playground and ocean front restaurant but also far enough down the beach for privacy and peace. The island is less than 25 minutes from the Jacksonville International Airport. Cumberland Island with its wild horses is just a short boat ride away. Pets allowed with the owner's prior permission. Some breeds not allowed.

Keywords: Oceanfront Duplex

More Details

Owner
Pam Hart
Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
6 October, 2017

About Pam Hart

Hi, I grew up going to Amelia Island and always wanted a place there. My whole family loves it and that includes the dog, Jazz, our border collie. I think Amelia is unique because of the victorian downtown and the beautiful wide beaches. I love biking on the island (the Katie Ride For Life is great!), swimming in the ocean, beach walking and enjoying coffee on the deck in the morning watching the dolphins or horses going by. Amelia is the last island in Florida which allows both dogs and horses on the beach. Also, even though the island is compact, it has a fabulous selection of restaurants and it is convenient to Jacksonville and the airport. Additionally, Amelia has lots of history and Fort Clinch state park.

Pam Hart purchased this cottage in 2001

Why Pam Hart chose North East Florida

The Victorian downtown, beautiful beaches, not wall to wall high rises like other areas of Florida, friendly people and this particular property as close on the beach as you can get on the island.

What makes this cottage unique

Drinking coffee and watching dolphins and sunrises on the ocean right outside of your window.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • There are two bathrooms if you rent the entire duplex. One bathroom per side of the duplex.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Each bedroom has in it a double bed and a single bed
  • Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1). If you want four bedrooms or 8 people in beds, you will need to rent both sides of the duplex. If you rent one side of the duplex it will give you four beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
I will try to honor requests for a certain side of the duplex but will not guarantee it. Each side of the duplex is a mirror image of the other. Each has two bedrooms and one bath. The maximum occupancy per side of the duplex is four adults or two adults and four children under the age of twelve.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Charming Ocean Front Duplex with Incredible View
average rating of 4.888889 based on 18 reviews
5

Great sunrises in February quiet beach walks

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with my daughter and her best friend. We loved the location. On the beach, I got up at 7am to watch the sunrise both days we were there. Each day I walked the beach (my guess 4 miles in each direction). The beach is great for walking. What's great about the beach is that dogs are allowed so everywhere you look there are dogs with thier owners enjoying the beach. As far as the duplex goes we had comfortable beds. The place is tiled and equiped with what you need. I am looking forward to coming back and staying here again. The location is great. The house is nice and will meet all of your basic needs.

I loved down town I listen to livemusic 5 diffrent places had great food in cool little restrants.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review. I'm fortunate to have return visitors year after year who love my cottage. The cottage is in an incredible location on the beach and convenient to everything. Amelia Island has lots of charm and of course the beaches are gorgeous.
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5

Amazing views and treasure hunting

  • 5 of 5

We had a blast!!! We were there for a the week of May 10-17-2017 and was lucky to have the full moon at night. It was an amazing view as well as the sunrise every morning. Every day it seem as if the beach changed. We would lots of shells of different kinds every day. Some days you can find sand dollars and if lucky enough a sharks tooth. We will be back. Thank you Pam for making our first booking with VRBO an awesome vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so very glad that you enjoyed your visit at my cottage! The full moon is my favorite time at the beach as well. It looks incredible coming up over the ocean. If I can help you in the future, please let me know. Thank you for your enthusiastic review!
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5

Time Flies

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful find! This duplex is absolutely perfect. Beautiful view,very comfortable, convenient location and Pam thought of everything you need to enjoy your stay.Sunrise on the new deck with our coffee was fantastic. Our dogs enjoyed their walks on the pet friendly beach.Each Saturday we got fresh local shrimp at the farmers market and cooked it up in the very well equipped kitchen. We found 38 sharks teeth in a week!! Very relaxing stay, Quiet, peaceful area. Can't wait to come back in March! Highly recommend this duplex.

Patti & Les

  • Review Submitted: Dec 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Patti, thank you so much for this kind review. I'm so glad that you had such a nice and relaxing visit! I'm jealous about the sharks teeth though. What a find! I must have lost my touch finding them. If I can help you in the future, please let me know!
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Eastman GA
5

Relaxing Week

  • 5 of 5

We love this place!! The only way to get closer to the beach is to sleep on a sand dune. Enjoyed the week so much. We had everything we needed to cook at the duplex. We went to Mayport twice for fabulous shrimp from the seafood market. We let them do the cooking on those days. We can't wait to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Snellville, GA
5

A piece of paradise!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we walked into the duplex until the moment we last locked the door, we absolutely loved our stay here. It was exactly as advertised, if not better! The kids loved the sand and surf and we loved relaxing right outside the duplex under our canopy tent. Our 4 year old and 1 year old loved the low-side sand bar that appeared every afternoon. He thought it was so cool to walk out to the sandbar without being pushed down by waves. :) It was the perfect location for our family of four, plus our dog--she loved relaxing on the beach, too. We took several evening walks along the shore, visited Fort Clinch State Park, drove to the south end of the Island and visited the Omni Plantation...cooked most of our own meals, had friends visit for dinner (they were very jealous of our view and easy access to the beach), and so much more. This little slice of paradise was such a pleasure to enjoy. We will definitely be back and hope to get some family or friends to rent the other side of the building, although our neighbors for the week were wonderful. The house was well stocked and had everything we needed. Everything was clean and well-maintained. It was great having the hose to rinse off beach sand and a relaxing place on the deck to enjoy the morning sunrises and the rolling waves in the evening. The weather was great for mid-October, mid 80's most of the week. This was our first family beach vacation and I think Pam's place has converted my husband from being a "lake guy" to a "beach guy." Pam is great to work with, and we thank you for sharing your beautiful place with others. We can't wait to visit this Fernandina Beach house again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Warner Robins, GA
4

First Time Visitors to Fernandina Beach!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed a week in both duplexes and SO enjoyed our time in these cozy, quaint cottages! This was our first time visiting Fernandina Beach/Amelia Island and we absolutely loved the area! The beach and view from the duplex was AWESOME! The town of Fernandina was nice to visit and shop and we also went on the Amelia Island River Cruise to see and hear the history of Ft. Clinch, Fernandina, and of course, Cumberland Island! We even saw some of the wild horses on Cumberland! My family enjoyed hanging out on the deck and watching for dolphins daily and we all enjoyed cooking in both kitchens! We did go out to eat a few times...Sliders was very good and just down the road, Ms Caroline's (on Sadler) for breakfast was excellent, lunch at Leddy's Porch in downtown Fernandina was a very nice experience, and of course, Sandy Bottoms down at Main Beach was a must visit! Too much fun was had by all! Thank you for sharing your home with us!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Paula, I'm so glad that you and your family enjoyed the cottage! I do think it is special and I love watching the Dolphins out of the window and the waves too! Glad you made it to Cumberland to see the wild horses. Sometimes you will actually see horses being ridden on the beach at Fernandina as it is the last beach in Flordia to allow both dogs and horses on the beach. I love to see them galloping in the late afternoons. Please let me know if I can help you in the future!
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Location

Best Surf Fishing and Shark Tooth Hunting on the island right outside your door!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Amelia Island, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Off season
10 Sep 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£854
for 7 nights
£854
£2,693
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£745
for 3 nights
From
£248
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £189.53
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rates above are for one side of the duplex. Each side of the duplex has two bedrooms and one bath. Each bedroom has in it a double bed and a single bed. Special event pricing may apply for Concourse D'elegance and other festival dates.

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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