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Surfside Retreat - Unit B

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
People
6
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Saint Augustine

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 6 Sleeps

Feel all the stress disappear as you cross the beautiful Usina Bridge (Vilano Beach) and get your first glimpse of the Atlantic Ocean. You are only five minutes from your vacation and just a few steps to the beach. Come and enjoy your time on the Island, the ocean breezes and a sunrise like none other.

Call or email for reservations.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Sally
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

Surfside Retreat - Unit B
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
5

Good Time... Great Vacation Rental for 2

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful vacation in St. Augustine this past September and staying in this beachfront rental made all the difference. Being able to walk right onto the beach from the rental was fantastic.

The rental itself was in great condition upon arrival. We had one small problem with an outside door handle that was handled within 24 hours of calling Sally. Although we weren't able to meet Sally face-to-face, she was very personable over the phone and was very concerned that our stay was as perfect as could be.

The sad part of this review is that, at the time of this review, hurricane Matthew is bearing down on the Florida coastline with St. Augustine in it's sight. We hope that Sally's property survives the storm as we would most definitely consider renting from her again.

Sally, you are in our prayers and please keep us informed after Matthew passes.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and so many others for your concerns and prayers. We were so blessed because we were spared (so many were not). No damage to the building. Considerable damage to fence and walkover. We are on the mend and the dock (walkover) has already been replaced and half of the fence. Mathew visited us on Friday and I had a container sitting in the driveway on Monday because I had expected a lot of damage to the building. I called for the container Wed. before Mathew's visit on Friday. The waterline on the building was about one foot but only about an inch got into the building. We had the oceanside doors replaced (new seals) before the storm and also put up plywood at all oceanfront doors and windows. My husband had planted the century plants on the dunes and that stopped some of the storm surge, sand and debris. Thank you again and we hope that you will visit us again in the future and I shall get to meet you the next time. Sally
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5

Great!

  • 5 of 5

Surfside Retreat says it all. Great view - nice, clean accommodations - a great vacation spot.

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Equally great guests!! Just love having people come and enjoy.
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Atlanta, GA
5

Perfect location for convenience to the beach

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay so much that we extended it a night. We will definitely be returning. The beach is wonderful and just steps away. We had dinner on the deck listening to the waves and also walked to Beaches Restaurant twice. The booking team and owner were very friendly and accommodating as well. It is a $10 cab ride to St. Augustine which was very fun too!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Johnson City, Tennessee
5

Cute, Cozy, and Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

My husband, my two children aged 9 and 10, and I, spent a wonderful week at Surfside Retreat Unit B. It was clean, well appointed with wonderful cookware, and comfortable appointments. It had a wonderful direct walkway to the beach, which was one of the nicest stretches on Vilano Beach. Sally was a wonderful hostess, who called to make sure we were comfortable and who is extremely nice and hospitable. The deck is so convenient, and private even though the house has 3 units. The washer and dryer in the building outback are very convenient and nice. I would highly recommend renting this property for a terrific summer vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am thankful and blessed to have had some wonderful vacationer's stay in my units over the past eighteen years. They have taken care of the units like they were their own homes. It's a perfect place to bring children because the beach is so convenient. There is only a walkover separating your door from the beach.
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5

Great beach location and wonderful accomodations.

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful place for a beach retreat! As soon as you walk in the door you feel like you're at home. The apartment is beautifully decorated and equipped with all the supplies (kitchen utensils, towels, dish soap, appliances, etc.) that you may need. The owner takes great pride in her properties and it shows. If something is missing, she gets it right away. My family and I spent the days in St. Augustine but enjoyed the beach settings in the evenings. The location is great, near the historic district, grocery store and restaurants. I highly recommend Surfside Retreat for stays in St Augustine.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy that the guests in my home enjoy their vacations and our beautiful little town of St. Augustine and Vilano Beach. It was a hidden treasure for so long and now everyone is discovering this beach.
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5

Surfside Retreat-Unit B

  • 5 of 5

We visited this rental for a quick little getaway during our busy summer schedule. It was everything and more we were hoping for. Sally was a pleasure to work with and makes sure you have everything you need to enjoy your stay! The beach is just over the little walkway deck so it was beyond perfect for us to walk back and forth when we needed to. We have a one and a half year old daughter so going to the room from the beach when she needed a nap was not difficult at all. There's your own side yard that is fenced in which was perfect for us to let our dog out in from time to time. She loved the beach as well. The beach is dog-friendly and we met several other pups during our stay. There will probably be neighbors in the same house, in Units A and C. We spoke to ours several times during our stay and they were the nicest people ever. We can't wait to book this rental again! We thoroughly enjoyed our first visit to St. Augustine on Vilano Beach.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Surfside Retreat is so connected to the beach and that is what makes it perfect for people with children of all ages. Their are shells on the beach which keeps them interested for a while and adults as well. Sally
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Location

Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Old Fort.

* Wax Museum.

* Ripley's Believe It or Not.

* Fountain of Youth.

* Alligator Farm.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Enjoy salt air, shells and ocean.

* Art galleries.

* Walk beach, bridge, St. George St..

* Fishing - Beach/Pier.

* Tennis.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Horseback Riding.

* Cinemas.

* Wax Museum.

* Ripley's Believe It or Not.

* Alligator Farm.

You would not lack of things to do or see! Fishing at Vilano pier, surf and charter boat fishing. Jet skies, para-sailing, kayaking, hiking, biking, scooters, horse-

back riding on the beach, horse draw carriage rides, trolleys, art galleries,

museums, live theatre, antique shopping, golf, tennis, outlet mall shopping,

sunset tours, not to mention visiting the Nations Oldest City! Only five minutes

away from all the activities offered by Saint Augustine. Vilano Beach offers a surf shop and six restaurants within a half mile to the south, one ocean-front restaurant (great Sunday Brunch) and two intracoastal (Tolomato River) restaurants with absolutely the most beautiful sunsets you have ever seen

with outdoor dining within three miles to the north.

During the months of November-January you can enjoy THE NIGHTS OF LIGHTS. Spectacular white Christmas lights that illuminate the Nations Oldest

City.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment 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
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£464
for 3 nights
From
£139
£722
 

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £47
Refundable Damage Deposit £159

Nightly Rate: $175 - $275

Weekly Rate: $850 - $1400

Monthly Rate: $2000 - $2800


Check in 3:00 check out 10:00
$200.00 security/damage deposit-refundable
Cleaning fee $85.00/Non smoking
Extra fee of $5.00 per quest per night if over six people.
Pets allowed (25 pounds and under) $20.00 per day or $100.00 per week per pet/ $50 extra for second pet. Non-refundable deposit for each pet and no more than two pets.

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Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • apartment
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Outside:
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Two ground floor units available. (Also see property #44148 - Vilano Beach) Each have one bedroom with queen bed, second bedroom w/twin beds, one bath. Each unit has a full size sleeper sofa. Sleeps four to six, linens furnished (this includes towels.) Kitchens are fully equipped from coffee pots to crock-pots. Each has an outside shower and gas grill. Each unit has TV, vcr/dvd player, and stereo equipment, ceiling fans, central heat and air, telephone for local calls to Jacksonville and Orange Park. Washer and dryer available. Wireless Internet in each unit. Carpet in bedrooms and tile in all other areas. Patio with picnic table and umbrella and lounge chairs. Beautiful ocean views. No smoking in units. Direct access to the ocean, washer dryer, ceiling fans, microwave, fully stocked kitchen, phone for local calls. Linens provided for bedding and bathrooms. Patio with picnic table and umbrella, gas grill. Wireless internet. Pet friendly with fenced area. Dogs are allowed on the beach with leash.

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