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Enjoy The Peaceful Beaches of Florida with Your Pet - January Available

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom 2 Bath Cottage 300' private beach-70 Feet Of Decks-fully equipped

Spacious fully equipped beach front home on Historic and quaint Amelia Island. Ideally situated in a quiet neighborhood. We own the 300' of beach directly in front of the house. The Atlantic Ocean is your front yard, Fort Clinch State park is your back yard. Beautiful sun rises and sun sets. Five minutes to historic downtown Fernandina Beach. There are hiking and biking trails throughout the island and on the Talbot Islands just south of Amelia Island.

All bedrooms have walkouts to the decks, the master is on the ocean side.

Park your cars and boat under the house, take your boat to the free public boat launches. The fishing is famous, we have rivers, the inter-coastal, and you can charter a boat to fish the Atlantic Ocean or surf cast on our beach.

Enjoy the beach and rinse off the sand in the outdoor shower.

Fabulous golf courses open to the public.

More Details

Owner
Chris and Dick
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2017

About Chris and Dick

We are 'retired' residents of Amelia Island and own and operate a small construction business as well as manage our 3 vacation rental properties. We came to Amelia Island as permanent residents in 2003 from the Northeast and made this peaceful island paradise our home.

Chris and Dick purchased this house in 1997

Why Chris and Dick chose North East Florida

We purchased this property in 1997 as a weekend get away. We found that Amelia Island was easier for us to get to than braving the traffic to get to the New England beaches. We chose this property because it is located in the quiet north end neighborhood and has 300 feet of direct ocean front as well as Fort Clinch behind us. This end of the island is all residential, there are no hotels, condos, public beaches and very little traffic. Most of the properties are single family homes or duplexes. Our beach is beautiful white sand and is never crowded. We take long walks to the fishing pier. Our dogs love to run at the end of a long leash, dig holes in pursuit of whatever creatures and dive in the waves. This beach is also a great spot to swim, as it is not prone to rip currents and has a gradual slope to deeper water. Low tide is a great time to hunt for shark teeth or collect shells. It really doesn't get any better than this.

What makes this house unique

This a stilt house which gives us great views and a protected place to park cars and boats. We do welcome pets. We have 2 dogs of our own. That is Mister Buster in the picture and he has a twin Cairn Terrier, Mister Bronson who looks just like Toto. The main living area of this house is tile, the decks have a child/pet gate at the top of the stairs. This area of the beach always has a breeze so you can sit on either deck depending on your preferred view.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Guest Bedroom between the two Guest Rooms
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master - 1 Large Double Bed , Ocean Side with Patio door access to deck
    Guest Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , Patio Door Access to Deck
    Guest Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Patio Door Access to Deck
  • Pack 'n Play crib available. Air mattress available for additional guest.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(32 traveller reviews)

Enjoy The Peaceful Beaches of Florida with Your Pet - January Available
average rating of 4.5625 based on 32 reviews
5

Great house and quiet location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. The house was really comfortable and well equipped. The beach was never crowded and there were plenty of shark teeth to find. If you are looking for a quiet spot where you will see more local deer than you will see people, this is it.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, this is s special place. We don't think there is any place like it on the East Coast. Come back anytime!!
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our week at the beach. We had two families and the layout of the house was perfect with the kids sharing the third bedroom. The easy access to the beach was perfect and we saw deer every evening. The house was clean and very comfortable. We are sad to leave!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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May 2017

  • 4 of 5

Had a great time, good size, nice location. The beach was pretty vacant which was nice. Found lots of shells. Saw lots of deer every evening and morning. It was a great place to just relax and enjoy family time.

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Close proximity to quiet beach

  • 4 of 5

First visit to Amelia Island. Home was as expected. Ample room for our family of 5. Quiet street with friendly neighbor. The evening deers were an added bonus.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cape Coral, FL
5

Love Amelia Island and this house

  • 5 of 5

I highly recommend this house. I felt like I was at home. There is everything that you could possibly need in the house and it was very clean. We had a perfect vacation. I couldn't believe all the deer at night.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great View

  • 4 of 5

Great location in quieter section of the beach near Fort Clinch, very dog friendly area from beach to eateries. The nightly crossing of the deer from the park to the beach was entertaining (the dogs got excited, though). The house is well kept and the inclusion of linens & towels was welcomed. We spent a month & would go back.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Jacksonville International
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Sandy Bottoms, Hammer Head
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Mayport Ferry
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
16 Miles
Interstate 95 via SR 200
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Sandy Bottoms, Island Barbeque
Nearest Beach
Front Yard
Car: necessary

Our cottage is located in the Northern residential section of the Island where the beaches are private, there are no condos or commercial sites. The road is a dead end so the traffic is local and light. The cottage faces the ocean with unobstructed views and to the west is Fort Clinch State Park. We have full length decks both back and front. All three bedrooms have patio door access to the decks. Beach driving at various locations, shark tooth hunting, skate park, Historic Fort Clinch, sunset cruise, fishing, golf, all 2 miles or closer. Historic and quaint downtown has wonderful restaurants and shopping. Watch the sunset from Brett's patio. Dine at some of the best restaurants in Florida. Charter a fishing boat, take a ride to Cumberland Island for a stroll and dinner. Enjoy the new bike trails on Amelia and Big Talbot Islands.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house 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
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£837
for 3 nights
From
£279
From
£313
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,931
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £154.61
Refundable Damage Deposit £154.61
Tax Rate 11.0%

During Spring and Summer Months 1 week minimum Saturday to Saturday
Winter Months - Monthly Rental $3700
Three night minimum

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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