|Minimum Stay||3 - 4 nights|
The Three levels of this unit are amenable to give you freedom for privacy when you want it and time together when you want. It is a 2 minute walk around the corner to the beach. The third floor has two bedrooms--
The “Dolphin Suite” which is the master bedroom is just across the landing from the “Sea Turtle Suite”. This upscale beach casual suite has a king size bed, its own bathroom and is the largest of our bedrooms.
It is equipped with its own 30” HDTV, with satellite, DVD player and access to the WIFI. This room is furnished with a dresser, chest of drawers, a night stand on each side of the bed, a luggage rack, pillow top mattress and fine linens.
The bathroom in this suite is a 3 piece bathroom (sink, tub/shower, and toilet) is nicely furnished with fresh linens for you. We also include for you a basket of things you might have forgotten. It has its own private balcony that overlooks fun and active 1st Street; a great place to greet the day and enjoy your morning coffee as you watch the joggers and beach cruisers travelling along this small coastal street. In the evenings, enjoy the beautiful sunset sky; a great place to relax and enjoy a refreshment after a day of playing on the beach and watching the dolphins.
The “Sea Turtle Suite” also on the 3rd floor, is just across the landing from the "Dolphin Suite" it has a queen size bed and its own 3 piece bathroom (sink, tub/shower and toilet) stocked with fresh linens for you along with an amenities basket for your pleasure.
This suite offers its own 30” HDTV, with satellite, dvd player and access to the WIFI.
You will find our pillow top mattress, linens and furnishings as comfortable as your favorite pair of flip flops.
The second floor is “The Gathering Place”; this entire floor is dedicated to togetherness. On this floor is the living room, kitchen, dining area, balcony and laundry. It’s open floor plan and balcony is great for family time, preparing meals, watching TV, playing games, visiting with friends.
The living room is complete with:
-36” flat screen HDTV
A book and movie collection for your pleasure.
Games sure to whet the most avid competitor or erupt laughter from the silliest of gestures.
We’ve placed a comfortable Couch and loveseat, coffee table and end tables.
We have fully furnished the kitchen for you with...
An amenities Basket
Dinnerware for 6 people
Coffee pot and Keurig Coffee maker
Crock pots, Frying Pan, Toaster, Blender
Pots and Pans
Coffee mugs, some to-go mugs and cups for the beach
Ice Maker in Refrigerator
Kitchen towels and potholders
Reverse Osmosis Water purification system (no need to buy bottled water just refill your water bottles).
The dining table in the kitchen area makes for a nice “eat in” kitchen.
It also has its own private balcony complete with a gas grill, chairs and a small table. You can enjoy the fun and active 1st Street a great place to greet the day and enjoy your morning coffee as you watch the joggers and beach cruisers traveling along this small coastal street. In the evenings, enjoy the beautiful sunset sky; a great place to relax and enjoy a refreshment with the gang.
The washer and dryer are also on this floor just off the kitchen. For your convenience we have furnished it with laundry detergent, fabric softener and dryer sheets.
The first floor is home to the main entrance, a private bedroom the “Starfish Suite”, garage and all the amenities supplied to you for your week at the beach with us.
The front door is equipped with a special secret code for each guest. Simply enter the code to lock and unlock the door. (No need to keep up with a key at the beach)
The "Starfish Suite" is on the ground floor, it has a queen size bed and its own separate 3 piece bathroom (oversized shower, sink and toilet) stocked with fresh linens for you. We also provide a basket of those things you might have forgotten. There is ample privacy in this bedroom.
Guests in this room will enjoy a 30-in HD TV with AT&T Uverse satellite , complete with DVD player and WIFI.
Beachgoers will enjoy the pillow top mattress and fine linens on the bed when their head hits the pillow for a cozy night’s sleep in this quaint and cozy room.
The entrance to this room is off the front foyer by stepping up three steps and down three steps into the terrace level room. This room has its own exterior door leading to the patio behind the “unit” allowing you to enjoy your own little portal to the outside.
Also on the first floor is a one-car garage complete with remote garage door opener. This is where we house all the amenities supplied to you for your week at the beach.
•Beach Chairs (six )
•Beach Towels (six )
•Beach Umbrellas (2 or 3 )
•Beach cart to wheel your "stuff" to the beach
•Beach Toys for the kids
•Noodles for swimming
•Paddle ball set for the beach
Beach Cruiser Bicycles are also available for rent.
All you will need to bring is your swimsuit and flip flops! You can get your tan when you get here.
Thank you for your interest in our beautiful beachside townhome. We take great pride in offering our casual beach elegance accommodations to our guests. We have traveled a bit for business and pleasure across the US and in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Because of the exposure to varied cultures, we have integrated our lessons learned about quality service and making travelers feel they are home.
Our favorite place on the planet is right here in Jacksonville Beach. We have been married for 16 years, we have 5 children and 10 grandchildren.
Joy grew up on a farm in south Arkansas and brings with her an excellent work ethic , good ole' southern hospitality and charm. Our vacation rental is a reflection of the same warmth and comfort of our own home. Joy attended high school in Star City, Arkansas and graduated from UofA, Fayetteville, AR. Following graduation Joy spent the majority of her professional career as a Human Resource Manager.
Jim grew up in a military family, both his mother and father were WWII veterans. He grew up all over the world living wherever his parents were stationed. Jim graduated from New Mexico Military Institute in Roswell, New Mexico; Class of '65 High School and '67 Junior College. He was commissioned in 1967 as an Infantry officer serving in Vietnam and attending US Army Aviation Course. Following his military service Jim received a BA in Organizatinal Management from John Brown University, in Siloam Springs, AR. His corporate career was a "global experience" and as a business executive knows the meaning of service to customers and how to accommodate guests. You will enjoy his attention to detail and work ethic to make our vacation rental a great place for you to stay. Our goal is to make you think/feel our vacation rental is your "home away from home".
We have tried to lighten your "load" by providing beach chairs, games, umbrella and other beach items
We would love to have you be our guests in our home.
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Jim or Joy Lowe purchased this townhome in 2015
Found this lovely beach home and it was just perfect for our group. We arrived from different parts of the country (California, Ohio and south Florida) and ranged in ages. This home is simply lovely! Plenty of room 3br/3bath 1 block from the beach. Ceiling fans, two patios (1 with a grill). Joy was a joy to work with (sorry for the pun). She was genuinely concerned that we had a wonderful time. The house was clean and had a code so no key to worry about! She even left us bottled water and mints at the bedsides and goody bags with sunscreen and travel size toiletries. The garage is filled with every beach item you could possibly need. Kitchen well appointed and she had a menu guide that even told you if restaurant was walking or driving distance away. I highly recommend you rent as you will not be disappointed!!
Our experience was great. The apartment suites were fabulous. Everything was exceptionally clean and bright upon arrival. Each bathroom had an amenities gift containing all the necessaries that may have been left behind. The kitchen was very accommodaing as well. PLUS, there were all sizes of boogie boards, beach towels, and sand toys in the garage. The flat screens actually worked...as I have rented before on more than one occasion where the TV was old and cheap. Definitely a family friendly place to go for vacation. And, the best part is...the beach is not crowded....another plus.
Upon arrival I was greeted with the ever so friendly hostess, not to mention the breath taking awe of the place. Our hostess was there for everything we might have needed,as bike rental to be included. The interior was amazing and accommodating to every need. Easy access to the beach,with a no worry kind of feeling that follows.Among all the extras our hostess provided, the beds slept in my opion like heaven. Baths in every room is a major plus. Information for evrything you could possibly want to know about the home and its surroundings ,will be right on the table,and your Hostess is just a call away,if ever needed. We will definitely be back.Theres Love and Warmth just waiting to be given when you come to the ocean.Rest ,relaxation, and Joy...
By far, our best VRBO experience ever. Joy Love - you are amazing. Your kindness and thoughtfulness shine through in every interaction and in your beautiful beach home. We loved staying in the Jacksonville Beach condo. The condo is clean, well appointed (with many 5 star hotel feel extras!) and close to everything! Loved the short walk to the beach. Loved being close enough to bike to my favorite coffee shop for ice coffee every morning. Loved having three bathrooms! Loved that there are beach towels, beach chairs, and beach toys (boogie boards, sand toys, a surf board!). Loved the king size bed in the master bedroom. Loved that there were multiple TV's (not that we watched them). Loved having a full size washer and dryer to use. Condo is perfectly set up for a family traveling with teenagers. We all had our own space, but also plenty of opportunities to hang out on the beach and in the condo. My whole family eagerly awaits a return visit. Now that we have found Joy and Jim Love and their beach condo, we won't stay anywhere else!
Joy Love..you are the best. From the first time we spoke about your rental I knew I made the right choice. Your beach condo was perfect for our annual Players family vacation. The location was perfect giving us the beach and an easy ride to TPC. All of the special touches for your guests were so appreciated and something that a 5 star hotel does not match. If anyone is looking for the perfect place on Jax Beach, Jim and Joy Lowe's condo is it. Thank you again for being you the perfect hosts.
Jim and Joy Lowe have by far the best vacation condo rental! it is less than a block from the beach, not on a busy street, and only about a mile from food and entertainment in Jax Beach. It is in the perfect spot for the beach and the condo comes with all the beach accessories that you will need, including chairs, umbrellas, coolers, towels, toys for children and even beach buggies to carry everything in. The condo itself is perfect and extremely clean. The three bedrooms are spacious with their own bathrooms and the kitchen and living room provide an open layout with a grill on the porch. This condo felt like home and not a rental. Jim and Joy were very responsive and even provided a pack and play and booster seat for the baby. I will be booking through Jim and Joy for our next port call in Mayport Fl!!!
Our beach is un-crowded allowing plenty of space that sets the scene for memories to last a lifetime. Spectacular sunrises greet you on your morning visit to the beach for coffee or stroll; occasionally the dolphins will meet you there. It is known for the flat open beach which makes it great for hanging out at the beach; walking or running, beachcombing and riding beach cruiser bicycles. South Jacksonville Beach is walking distance to Ponte Vedra Beach to the south and Jacksonville Beach Pier to the north. First Street, where our home is located, is the first street from the oceans edge, a small street with character and charm of a beach side community. Playing in the sand and surf a great way to spend your days, but the fun doesn't stop there! Our Townhome is just 15 blocks from Ponte Vedra and within walking distance of over 7 restaurants and shopping. Adventure Landing Theme and Water Park, bowling and many more activities is just 10 minutes from the home and is on the Beaches Express trolley route.
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event Price|
Winter 2016 Monthly Rate
8 Jan 2017 - 12 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£242|
WE ACCEPT 4 DAY RESERVATIONS WITHIN 7 DAYS OF CHECK IN. Our advance reservations are accepted for Saturday to Saturday or Sunday to Sunday. Upon prior approval...Extra Person Charge--$20 per person per day. Deeply discounted Monthly rental rate is available during off-season (September - March)
Reservation Deposit is 50% of the rental amount due at time of reservation to secure the reservation.
Balance of the rental amount is due 30 days prior to Check in date.
Cancellations 60 days prior to check in is fully refundable. Less a $200 cancellation fee.
Cancellations 59 days to 31 days of arrival will result in loss of deposit. If the property re-books, a reimbursement equivalent to the re-booking will be refunded.
Cancellations less than 30 days of check in is not refundable. If the home re-books, the reimbursement equivalent to the re-booking will be refunded.
* Approximate monthly price. Actual pricing will depend on the days of the month you stay.