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Ocean block beach house, well equipped, well maintained, reasonably priced.

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 9 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 1bath, no streets to cross to the beach. (2nd floor unit)

Looking for a getaway in a quaint and quiet beach town? Then head north on Long Beach Island to beautiful Barnegat Light!

To save us both time - June to September only, no pets, no smoking.

This home is located centrally in Barnegat Light. Walk up the street to our quiet, guarded beach. We provide four beach badges and four beach chairs. Walk right down the street to the bay - here you will find Viking Village which provides boutique shopping, a coffee shop, fish market, fruit and vegetable stand, and a take-out or dine al fresco restaurant. It’s also fun to watch the commercial fishing boats bring in their latest catch or you can go fishing or take a Sunset Cruise on Miss Barnegat Light.

Use the bikes provided to explore all Barnegat Light has to offer: restaurants (Mustache Bills was featured on Diners and Drive Ins, Kubel’s was featured on Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown), nature trails, ice cream parlors, boat rentals, a grocery store, bay beach (here you can launch kayaks, small boats or stand up paddle boards), tennis courts, playgrounds and more. You can bike or walk to just about everything in town. And don’t forget to climb the highlight of our town, “Old Barney.” The views of the ocean, bay and island from the top of the Barnegat Lighthouse are amazing!

After a fun-filled day, retire back to your quiet home. Take a quick shower outside to rinse off all the sand. The home is one story up and provides three bedrooms (bring your own linens), a full bath, kitchen and open concept living with a combined living/dining area. Sit on one of the two decks while unwinding and listening to the waves crashing.

We rent from Sunday to Sunday during the Summer - that means you get to avoid heavy Saturday turnover traffic. In the fall after Labor Day we switch to Tuesday to Tuesday - so you can rent for just a long weekend if needed.

More details and the exact amenities included are listed below. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us:

EMENSKL@

609-494-7742 Summer

772-229-3134 Winter

Cell 772 341 5729

More Details

Owner
Ken & Pat Emens
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
5 July, 2017

About Ken & Pat Emens

Ken & Pat Emens Retired and live a few blocks away from this house. So, are generally around to address any problems.

Ken & Pat Emens purchased this house in 1970

Why Ken & Pat Emens chose Long Beach Island

My grandfather had the house built in 1960. It was the family beach house.

My brother and I bought it in 1970. I was up, he was down.

It was my family's Summer beach house from 1970 to 2003. It was a wonderful place for our three kids to spend the Summer while growing up. It has been continuously updated over the years - kitchen, floors, walls, decks etc.

We love Barnegat Light, so gave up the upland house and built a place nearby in 2003 for our retirement. Kept our half of this place as a rental.

My brother (also now retired) and his wife still use the downstairs. They are usually only there on weekends.

What makes this house unique

It is a comfortable classic place on a street with a very nice beach. It is all that is needed for a great vacation. Nice house. Nice street. Nice beach. Nice town. Nice island.

Guestbook comments from the owner

It was great staying here again, in this house! Been quite awhile, as we had many people and had to move to a bigger house on 16th St. for a few years to fit our needs. Times change and now this place was perfect again for me, my husband & 4 yr old son & my parents. Just the way we remembered it - cute, clean & beachy! Will be back.
Sep 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Barnegat Light in Ocean County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • resort ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - There is also an enclosed outside shower.
  • Normal 3 fixtures - sink, toilet, tub/shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Living room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

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Ocean block beach house, well equipped, well maintained, reasonably priced.
average rating of 4.875 based on 17 reviews
5

Very comfortable and great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely relaxing stay at this property. Clean, well equipped and nice peaceful location close to beach.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very nice and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our week in Barnegat Light!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beach block rental near Barnegat Lighthouse

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful vacation at this home away from home. We traveled with another couple and our adult son; it was the perfect size for us. The non-believers about how refreshing the well set-up outdoor shower would be were soon taking all their showers there! The well appointed kitchen allowed us to easily entertain friends for brunch and a family birthday celebration. Catching the sunrise was easy being so close to the beautiful beach and sunsets were just a block in the other direction. Being September it was very quiet but with the house set back from the street I think that would be the case even in the summer months. Furniture was comfortable which isn't always true. We would love to rent another time when we return to LBI! Being one flight up was great for breezes and we all did fine with the stairs.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect family vacation home

  • 5 of 5

This house is perfect for a small family. Short walk to the beach and very quiet part of the island. The house is stocked with everything you could need- even a rolling pin! We stayed comfortably with four adults and two kids. Two decks and space outback for the kids to play. Tons of parking , which is a plus while at the beach.

Viking village is just a block away with cute shops, ice cream, and delicuous coffee. Close to the bay swimming area and boat docks.

We had a minor issue with the wifi and Ken immediately took care of it, he's literally a phone call away. Gave us lots of inside travel tips as well.

Highly recommend this home if you want a quiet getaway. The block is quiet and safe. Beach was never crowded! Amusement rides and nightlife just a short drive away.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the very nice review. I appreciated the help from your guest Angela in figuring out the WIFI/COMCAST problem. Hope you rent from us again. Ken
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5

Perfect location, perfect size, very peaceful

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful, relaxing vacation in your home this week. This was our first visit to Barnegart Light and will not be our last !! We appreciated the fully equipped kitchen for the nights we stayed in and cooked. We left a couple of skewers in case anyone else might use them. Thank you for your prompt response in replacing the bike, we rode them all the time and thoroughly enjoyed them (they were our favorite mode of transportation around town). You will be hearing from us again !!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful, quiet, perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Barnegat Light, and this house in particular, is a hidden gem. We stay here every summer. It is on a beach block, so you just walk out the door and down the path to the beach. The beach is large, clean and not crowded. Walk a block in the other direction, bay side, and you are at Viking Village, the fishing dock with a few small shops and coffee and the fresh fish market. And beautiful sunsets. It is hard to find a small house to rent in Barnegat Light. We are a family of three, and sometimes have a couple of friends come for few days while we are there. It is a perfect, simple, cozy house with a well stocked kitchen and front and back deck. There are two old bikes and beach chairs to borrow, and an outdoor shower. It's a perfect place to really relax and slow down, and enjoy the quiet. Must see/do: climb Ol' Barney, the lighthouse. Get custom pancakes at Mustache Bills. Get ice cream at Poppy's. Bike, swim and soak up the sun!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Atlantic City
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Kubel's or Daymark
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Manahawkin
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Garden State Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
18th St. Cafe
Nearest Beach
End of the street
Car: recommended

Mini-golf and much more shopping (Harvey Cedars, Surf City) within 8 miles.

Amusement rides, water park about 15 miles south.

Cinemas, major shopping, hospital about 15 miles (on the mainland).

Atlantic City (casinos et al) about 45 miles away.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Barnegat Light, Jersey Shore

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
 
Week starting 7/16
16 Jul 2017 - 22 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,146
for 7 nights
£1,146
 
 
Week starting 7/23
23 Jul 2017 - 29 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,223
for 7 nights
£1,223
 
 
Week starting 7/30
30 Jul 2017 - 5 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,223
for 7 nights
£1,223
 
 
Week starting 8/6
6 Aug 2017 - 12 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,223
for 7 nights
£1,223
 
 
Week starting 8/13
13 Aug 2017 - 19 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,223
for 7 nights
£1,223
 
 
Week starting 8/20
20 Aug 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,300
for 7 nights
£1,300
 
 
Week starting 8/27
27 Aug 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
9 night minimum stay
£1,474
for 9 nights
£1,146
 
 
Week starting 9/5
5 Sep 2017 - 11 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£531
for 7 nights
£531
 
 
Week starting 9/12
12 Sep 2017 - 18 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£454
for 7 nights
£454
 
 
Week starting 9/26
26 Sep 2017 - 2 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£454
for 7 nights
£454
 
 
Week starting 10/3
3 Oct 2017 - 9 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£454
for 7 nights
£454
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
£531
for 7 nights
£531
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £153.88

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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