Most Affordable South End Vacation Home!
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- Minimum stay:4-7 nights
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Highland Acres house description
With many options others charge for, this vacation home on the desirable South End is a very affordable way to vacation on St. Simons Island. Bike to the beach or village - this property is located between the Farmer's Market and the Coast Guard Station, where the island's best beach is located.
Fully equipped kitchen offers Kitchen Aide mixer, 4-slice toaster, professional waffle maker, and better yet, easy access to local restaurants! Wireless Internet access is provided, as is unlimited long distance calling at no extra charge! Please bring your own laptop, notebook, or tablet to access the web.
The back yard has a gazebo creating an oasis for your outdoor activities and even offers a private outdoor shower to add to your enjoyment. Enjoy your vacation in a real home - you'll love it!
Keywords: House, East Beach, Coast Guard Station
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Children Welcome
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
Kitchen & Dining
- Ice Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Linens Provided
- Towels Provided
- Parking Off Street
- Washing Machine
- Clothes Dryer
- Air Conditioning
- Satellite / Cable
- DVD Player
- Free Long Distance
- Wireless Internet
- Lawn / Garden
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Deck / Patio
- Pier Fishing
- Medical Services
- Massage Therapist
- Fitness Center
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Live Theater
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Water Parks
- Paddle Boating
- Outlet Shopping
- Miniature Golf
- Eco Tourism
- Sight Seeing
- Horseback Riding
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
ReviewsWrite a review
We had a great stay in Highland Acres. The house was quite comfortable with lots of room. The back patio area was great. The house is very centrally located with easy access to beach, village, redfern, grocery, etc. If you like great southern barbque, Southern Soul is a short walk. We would definitely choose to stay there again on our next visit and would recommend to others. Wish we could have stayed longer.
- Guest Chuck and Linda (southern Illinois)
- Date of stay 04/20/13
- Review Submitted 05/05/13
Recommended for: Age 55+, families with teenagers, girls getaway.
Manager response: So glad you enjoyed your stay! Hope to see you again soon.
Love Akuna Matata
Love Akuna Matata
We loved our stay on Highland Ave .The listing description was accurate and the photos reflected the appearance. Everything about it was fine except the air conditioning wasn't working at first. However, Sally was very quick to get a repairman to get it going again. We found it very clean, well stocked, kid friendly and close to the beaches, grocery and other attractions. We enjoyed the beach at the Coast Guard station because of the wonderful tidal pools at low tide. It was perfect for our young children. We walked in the Village, ate crab cakes at Barbara Jean's and explored Ft. Frederica and the Lighthouse. We also enjoyed walking around Epworth By the Sea , the United Methodist Church Camp and Conference Center!
- Guest Nonny (Albany Georgia)
- Date of stay 04/09/13
- Review Submitted 04/16/13
Recommended for: Sightseeing, people with disabilities, age 55+, families with teenagers, pet owners, families with young children, girls getaway.
Manager response: Thanks for your review! We're very glad that you loved Akuna Matata! I'm glad that the AC glitch didn't cause you too much grief. Hope to see you back again soon.
We were looking for a place we could take our dog at a reasonable price and be comfortable. Let me tell you this house met our needs perfectly!!!! The owner has everything you need to make your visit perfect. We took our bikes, but did not need to. They also have beach chairs for you to use. I really cannot say enough about the hospitality of this home. We hope to rent this home again in the near future.
- Guest Lola (Bethlehem, Georgia)
- Date of stay 03/31/12
- Review Submitted 04/17/12
Recommended for: Age 55+, families with teenagers, pet owners, families with young children, girls getaway.
Manager response: We're so glad you liked it, and we hope to see you again in the future.
Guest comment entered by manager
We spent the winter of 2010/2011 at 112 Highland Ave. and our expectations were exceeded in all categories. The home is beautifully decorated and furnished and is equipped with two large flat-screen TVs. We both love to cook so the kitchen accessories were a real treat. Highland Avenue is a quiet, family-friendly neighborhood and we felt very welcome there. We plan to come back to 112 Highland for the 2011/2012 winter.
- Guest Jean and John
- Date of stay 11/01/10
- Review Submitted 03/14/11
GREAT, GREAT HOUSE and location!!
GREAT, GREAT HOUSE and location!!
We stay here every year and love it! The location is great, and the fact that it is a ranch style house makes it easy for my older parents to enjoy themselves as well. House works great for dogs as yard is fenced and shady. There are several accommodations for sleeping, and a den on the back end of the house so "late sleepers" are not woken up! This house has EVERYTHING from beach towels to a waffle maker!
- Guest Jord (Boston,MA)
- Date of stay 07/01/10
- Review Submitted 09/15/10
Recommended for: Age 55+, families with teenagers, pet owners, romantic getaway, families with young children, girls getaway.
I Stayed here with my wife and parents May 6th-11th. This place is better than described. Backyard is fenced in and we used two of the bikes they furnish and was able to ride them throughout the island. The house is one of the nicest I have rented from VRBO. We loved it so well we plan to rent again in September. Thanks for a great clean rental and a great experiance we all loved it including our Bostons.
- Guest Weekenders101 (Williamson, Georgia)
- Date of stay 05/10/09
- Review Submitted 05/10/09
We stayed here for a week in early April with our dog who loved the fenced in backyard. The house fit our needs quite well with the updated conveniences. The location is in the middle of the south end of the island which makes it very close to lots of good restaurants in Redfern Village and the Retreat Place shopping center.
- Guest Anonymous
- Date of stay 04/10/09
- Review Submitted 04/10/09
My friends and I stayed here for 3 days last summer and loved it. Very spacious and had everything we needed.
- Guest Anonymous
- Date of stay 03/26/09
- Review Submitted 03/26/09
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4 night min stay
May 25 - Sep 8
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Weekly rentals of Sunday through Sunday are preferred.
1/2 of total amount is due to reserve. 1/2 of the deposit is refundable until one month prior to arrival at which time the deposit becomes nonrefundable. Balance is due 2 weeks prior to arrival.
Additional Fees and Taxes:
All stays are subject to 11% tax and $100 cleaning fee.
Nonrefundable $150 pet fee if you choose to bring a pet. Add $100 to base rate for any federal holiday. Credit charges incur a 3% service fee (Checks/cash accepted to avoid this fee).
This manager accepts: Credit cards.
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Enjoy your vacation in a real home!
Kitchen w/ Upscale Appliances
Outside Shower Adds Options!
Private hallway to bedrooms.
Back Yard with Great Pergola!
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