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Totally Remodeled Bungalow With Water Views

Bedrooms 2
Space 900 sq ft
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

A beautifully remodeled single family home in Highlands over looking the Shrewsbury Inlet,Twin Lights Historic Light House and Sandy Hook National Recreation Area. Just steps away to the waterfront and marinas. The area offers fantastic opportunities for anglers, boaters, beach goers, birders and cyclists. A quick walk to NYC Fast Ferry and other numerous area attractions. There are multiple waterfront dining options across the street from the property and many more around town. Sandy Hook Beach Pass is included in the rental along with 2 beach Cruiser Bikes.The seven-mile stretch of spectacular ocean and bay beaches are excellent for surf casting, swimming, and relaxing on the sand. Nature lovers will revel in the 300 – plus species of migratory birds, as well as the pristine holly forest. In addition to Sandy Hook there are a multiple other beaches to choose from as well as beautiful Hartshorne Woods for hiking. Sea Bright is minutes away and Asbury Park is a 15 minute drive south.

A beautiful front porch for sitting and enjoying sunrises/sunsets over Sandy Hook and the Inlet. Fully furnished home with Dining room full kitchen with all new appliances including dishwasher, microwave, fridge and range. 2 brand new bathrooms with instant hot water and beautiful glass shower enclosures. The Sleeper Sofa and love seat in the living with a 42' flat screen TV with Cable TV, WiFi, and Surround Sound Stereo. Ground floor bedroom has private bath with french doors.The up stairs bedroom has a Sky Light and new queen size Mattress.It is a very comfortable space. All furnishings are newer having all been purchased over the past three years.

The back yard comes complete with a large deck, and an outdoor shower and bar/she'd. The property is professionally landscaped with Butterfly Bush, Various Roses, and Hydrangeas.

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Dave Pilkington
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Highlands in Monmouth County

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 11:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View ...
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

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Totally Remodeled Bungalow With Water Views
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews

Wonderful bungalow, Clean, Updated,Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful weekend on the Jersey shore. Location was perfect short walk to the beach, and restaurants. Very close to local attractions, Sandy Hook National Park and the Twin Lights. You can see the Manhattan sky line from the beach, but are fully in local Jersey. House was clean and comfortable, good kitchen, two bedrooms with one upstairs if you needed to put kids to bed early. Cute back yard for sitting. Looking forward to next year.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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LOVED IT!!! Great open concept house!

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I stayed at this place for a long weekend just to get away from the city. It was in a great location - close to natural beaches, Sandy Hook and Sea Bright. We even hiked up the hill to the Twin Lights which gave us a great view of the area! We really enjoyed the modern kitchen and beachy feel of the house. We can’t wait until next summer to come back here again and experience the place in the warm weather! You will not be disappointed with this one!!!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location - horrible beds...

  • 4 of 5

We loved the location and layout of this clean and cute cottage. Close to restaurants, bakery (great bagels and muffins @ Bay Street bakery) the beach was close and parking right out front was great. Two full baths, great kitchen, HUGE flat screen TV all of these items are great. Unfortunately the queen size beds are the worst we have ever slept on, or tried to. I woke each morning at about 3AM and moved to the living room sofa because the low-end mattress was more than firm, hard as a rock may be the best way to describe. Maybe if I was 20 something this would not bother me but at 60 we expect a better mattress. We are both in pretty good shape, we were there for a long distance bike ride, and neither my wife or could take another night on this bed. We'd stay again but would bring a thick mattress pad in hopes of getting a full nights rest. Landlord was very responsive to a concern we had and made adjustments immediately.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I think that anyone would agree that mattress comfort is very subjective. That being said we have two medium firm mattresses that we spent upwards to $1100 each. This is not just an investment property but our own beach house and good mattresses were a must. We will be adding mattresses pads for guests who l like a softer mattress with less support. But again these mattress are fairly high-end and are no more than 2 years old. We like one so much that I ordered one for my first home in Chicago. ( :
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Lovely bungalow and super location.

  • 4 of 5

Very convenient, clean, and very quiet. Only complaint is the beds are not that great. Also front doors are hard to unlock and lock.

Other than that, we had a lovely visit.

Convenient to take ferry to NYC which we did.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your feedback Reda. Locks have been addressed and with made some additions to the bedding
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Great location! .

  • 5 of 5

The property was exactly as represented. The kids & I had a blast!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable, well-equipped house with room for 6.

  • 5 of 5

In walking distance to lots of restaurants and a small bay beach w/lifeguard nearby, and a short bike/car ride to Sandy Hook State Park and nearby shore points. Great stay!!

  • Review Submitted: 04-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seastreak Ferry - Highlands Terminal
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Newark International or JFK
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Fast Ferry
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Navesink Country Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Red Bank
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Route 36
Nearest Beach
1 Block
Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £53.65

Security deposit is required for all rentals.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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