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  • Minimum stay:5-28 nights
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  • Pets considered:No
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Seaside at Anastasia condo description

'THE SAND BUCKET' at Seaside at Anastasia offers you a relaxing cottage-style getaway to enjoy the beauty of St. Augustine Beach. The 3 bedroom, 2 bath condo (over 1400 sq. ft.) is situated on the third floor (elevator or stair access) with sweeping views of the lake, pool, clubhouse and ocean. All the comforts of home are here: a king bed in the master, queen size beds in the other two bedrooms and a queen size sleep sofa; flat screen TV's in each bedroom, 2 bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, and your own washer and dryer. Cable TV and free high speed internet are provided for your entertainment. From the screened balcony, enjoy the sunrise or just relax at the end of a long, fun filled day.

You will be located directly across the street from the beach, the fishing pier and spray play park for children. Restaurants, shops, and parks are within walking distance and it's a short 4-mile drive to the downtown St. Augustine historic district.

St. Augustine beach has 40 plus miles of beautiful beach and all the beach gear you will need is in the condo: chairs, sand toys, beach towels, umbrellas, as well as pool noodles if you decide to spend a few hours at the pool. We've even included 2 adult bikes for you to tour the Island. If you are traveling with little ones, there is a pack n' play crib, two childrens feeding chairs, and a safety gate. For your comfort and our guests with allergies, we offer a smoke and pet free environment.


Guest Review
'The condominium was everything and more than advertised. It was well furnished, very nicely decorated and very clean. The grounds, including the exercise and pool areas, were no less well-cared for. There is a binder of local restaurants and attractions, as well as a guest book of experiences in the condo. Each proved to be great resources for us when making decisions about where to eat, or what sites we may find interesting. The two adult bicycles provided with the condo were more than adequate for us to ride into old town as well. The attention to detail at this condo shows that someone is paying attention, and is providing the means for the experience to continue to be great the next time.' . . . . Rick, September, 2014

Contact us now to make THE SAND BUCKET your home away from home! We'd love to hear from you if you have any questions about The Sand Bucket or St. Augustine.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 3
  • 1480 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Steps from the front door of the unit.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 OR OLDER....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Children's books, puzzles, and a few movies in unit. A pack n play and 2 booster seats are provided. Great location for children since the spray play area is just across the street at the pier. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    flat screen tv and dvd player...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    flat screen TV...moreless

  • Living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Ocean view with flat screen TV, DVD and VCR player...moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king, 1 baby crib

    Ocean view with flat screen TV (king size bed in 2015)...moreless

  • All bed linens are provided. Ocean view from master bedroom. Screened balcony off master bedroom. Ceiling fans in all bedrooms. There is a pack/play if you are bringing a baby. There are also a couple of beach chairs,a beach umbrella, and sand toys for your enjoyment....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    Large double sink vanity...moreless

  • Double vanity in master bathroom separated by a door into shower/tub area for additional privacy....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Two adult bicycles are available for our guests. Secured high speed wireless internet in the unit and internet in the clubhouse/pool area. Pack and play for a baby and also a baby/toddler feeding chairs are provided. Smoke and pet free environment.....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Books for all ages including childrens books and cookbooks....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    DVD player in 2 rooms. Many REDBOX locations in the area with the closest being a short walk out the front gate....moreless

  • Games:

    Monopoly, Scrabble, Yahtzee and playing cards....moreless

  • Music Library:

    Comcast cable radio stations...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    4 flat screen TV's to enjoy. 40' flat screen in the family room with DVD player, 32' flat screen in master bedroom, and small flat screen in secondary bedrooms with DVD player in one of them....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Small portable CD/radio....moreless

  • Television:

    LR - 40inch flat screen with DVD and VCR. TV's in all bedrooms as well....moreless

  • Toys:

    small selection of young children's toys and puzzles and beach toys...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Game Console:

    BASIC ATARI WITH TEN GAMES...moreless

  • Video Library:

    A few videos...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Just a short walk to the beach or drive your car onto the beach at a beach access ramp. 40-plus miles of beach and 16 are accessible by car....moreless

  • Lake View
  • Lakefront:

    Lake with ducks, turtles, and waterfowl - not for fishing...moreless

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    STEPS TO THE OCEAN AND LOCAL FISHING PIER. BEAUTIFUL SUNRISES!...moreless

  • Water View:

    Enter details on this feature - Optional...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Additional seating at bar area. Two children's feeding chairs....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Central air and ceiling fans in family room and all bedrooms...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    Secured wireless internet connection IN clubhouse and pool area....moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    in unit...moreless

  • Elevator:

    Steps from the front door of the unit....moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Shared fitness room with basic equipment - treadmill, exercise bike, elliptical. Must use code to door to gain access....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Central heating....moreless

  • Internet:

    Secured WIFI in unit and in the clubhouse/pool area.....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    NEW LINENS-all essentials provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    LR has seating for five to six and additional chairs that can be moved into the area....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Gated community with onsite parking. Assigned property space number will be given to you by property manager. Additional parking available in visitor spots....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    CONDO PARKING LOT/GATED COMMUNITY - Must display parking pass at all times....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Parking for small boats in designated area if arranged during reservation process...moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone:

    For local calls as well as calls within continental US and Canada....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath, kitchen and beach towels included....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New high efficiency GE washer in unit...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Secured WIFI in unit...moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    12-cup ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    NEW KITCHEN DISHES, POTS AND PANS, CROCK POT, COFFEE POT, BLENDER AND TOASTER. Plenty of pots, pans, dishes, utensils, baking dishes, etc. for cooking family meals....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    ALL full size kitchen appliances including dishwasher and microwave. A ceiling fan helps to keep you comfortable in the warmer months. Some spices and condiments are provided. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Starter soaps and paper products provided. Some spices are provided....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    2 adult bikes for street/sidewalk use only....moreless

  • Boat
  • Gated Community
  • Golf:

    many public courses nearby...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Several companies nearby offer rentals or expeditions....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    SCREENED LANAI WITH CERAMIC TILE FLOORING AND A GREAT OCEAN VIEW....moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis:

    No onsite courts, but several public courts within 1 1/2 miles....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    POOL AND CLUB HOUSE WITH EXERCISE EQUIPMENT. Need code from Property Mgr. to gain entrance to club house....moreless

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Jetted Tub:

    Large soaker tub in master - but not jetted...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2015
Jan 3 - Apr 24, 2015
28 night min stay

$2,200

Changeover Day: Saturday

May, 2015
May 2 - May 29, 2015
7 night min stay

$750 $2,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

May 30-Aug 14,, 2015
May 30 - Aug 14, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,100

Changeover Day: Saturday

Aug 15 - Sept 4, 2015
Aug 15 - Sep 4, 2015
5 night min stay

$650

Changeover Day: Saturday

Labor Day 2015
Sep 5 - Sep 11, 2015
5 night min stay

$700

Changeover Day: Saturday

Sept 12 -Nov 20, 2015
Sep 12 - Nov 20, 2015
5 night min stay

$650 $1,650
Thanksgiving 2015
Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2015
5 night min stay

$700
Nov 28 - Dec 18 2015
Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2015
5 night min stay

$650 $1,650
Christmas 2015
Dec 19 - Dec 25, 2015
5 night min stay

$700
New Year 2016
Dec 26 - Jan 1, 2016
5 night min stay

$700
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Rental damage protection $45
  • Cleaning $90 + tax
  • Booking fee $50 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

THE RATES QUOTED AUTOMATICALLY MAY NOT BE CORRECT. Please contact us for an accurate quote. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE A VALID CREDIT CARD ON FILE FOR SECURITY DEPOSIT.

NO SMOKING - penalties apply for violating this policy.

NO PETS - penalties apply for violating this policy to include tenant's tenancy to be terminated immediately.

MINIMUM AGE TO RENT - 25. HOLIDAY WEEKS ARE HIGHER.

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Rental property manager will furnish this information based on Weekly or Monthly rentals via a written agreement.

ALL RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE A VALID CREDIT CARD ON FILE FOR SECURITY DEPOSIT


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Location

  • Castillo De San Marcos

  • St. Augustine

    "Historic oldest city in the United States. There is something for everyone here. Hop on a ..."

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  • St. Augustine Alligator Farm

    "Oldest tourist attraction in Florida! A must if you have kids along."

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  • St Augustine Lighthouse

    "A beautiful lighthouse and nice museum. Climb the 216 steps to the top for awesome views of..."

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  • San Sebastian Winery

    "Nice tour and free wine tastings. Take a bottle home!"

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  • O'steens Restaurant

    "A locals favorite - but the line can be long. Try to get there early."

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  • Flagler College

    "This was once a hotel built by Henry Flagler and now is the campus for a college. The dinin..."

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  • Ghost Tours of St. Augustine

    "A great way to get into the Halloween "spirit" if you visit in the Fall."

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  • Anastasia State Park

  • Mango Mango Beachside Bar & Grill

    "Probably one of the most mentioned restaurants on the beach. Small, laid back vibe. A favo..."

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  • Ripley's Believe It or Not! Odditorium

  • St Augustine Visitors Information Center

    "Very nice visitors center in historic area. There is a parking garage behind the Center, a..."

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  • O'steens Restaurant

  • Sea Oats Caffe

    "A locals favorite for breakfast or lunch. Pancakes have been "top rated"."

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  • Publix Super Market at Anastasia Plaza

    "Large full service grocery with an incredible staff. Located less than 2 miles from the condo."

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  • Wildflower Cafe

    "Small bistro on the Island with great breakfast and dinners."

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  • Sunset Grille

    "Good food, huge menu and huge portions!"

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  • Coquina Beach Surf Club

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Jacksonville
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Panama Hatties, Sunset Grill, FAO, SaltLife
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Numerous golf courses
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Antonio's, Panama Hatties, Sunset Grill, FAO,
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
St. Augustine Beach

Car: Recommended

Great Location, across from St. Augustine pier... walk and bike everywhere... Enjoy pier events, festivals, music, fishing, fireworks on New Years Eve. Lots of parks for small children and new skateboard park for older children/adults within close proximity. Several great restaurants and small stores with beach apparel, gifts, etc. are within walking distance. A short 5-8 minute walk puts you on the beach of Anastasia State Park. Historic St. Augustine is a five minute drive away. Grocery stores are 2-4 miles away depending on your preference. Two outlet malls approximately 16 miles from condo.

There are 41 miles of beautiful coastline with eight beachfront parks. Vehicular traffic is allowed on 16 miles of the sandy beach which is free of charge October thru February and paid access March thru September.

Nights of Lights runs from mid-November thru January 31 during which time the historic area is ablaze with twinkling lights. National Geographic Magazine (Dec. 2011) ranked St. Augustine as 'one of the top 10 places to see holiday lights'. In 2009, AAA ranked it in their '12 Favorite Places to find the holiday spirit in the USA and Canada'.

Livability.com (May, 2012) listed St. Augustine in their 'Top 10 Cities for Historic Preservation' with 37 properties on the National Register of Historic Places.

Forbes Magazine (April, 2012) listed St. Augustine as one of 10 of the prettiest towns in America.

SmartMoney (October, 2010) listed St. Augustine on their list of 'The New Best Places to Retire'.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

Why the Owner Chose Seaside at Anastasia:
After spending several vacations in the St. Augustine area when our children were younger we decided to buy here so that our grandchildren could enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of St. Augustine Beach. We vacationed in Seaside at Anastasia prior to purchasing our unit and soon realized this is the 'best location on the island'. The beach across from our condo is a pedestrian only beach, yet we are a short distance from the 'A' street beach ramp where you can drive for 16 miles South on the sand.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
St. Augustine is a wonderful location for a family vacation, beach Forty-plus miles of uncrowded beaches, no traffic jams, no high rise hotels (3 story limit), plenty of family style restaurants and venues for entertainment of all ages make for a relaxing vacation at the beach. Our condo offers some of the best ocean views that only a select number of third floor units have. We chose our condo based on the proximity to the pier and yet in a quieter area of the beach with plenty to do within walking distance.


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Photos

  • Come relax at The Sand Bucket and enjoy the view.

    Come relax at The Sand Bucket and enjoy the view.

  • Spacious and comfortable living and dining area with plenty of seating.

    Spacious and comfortable living and dining area with plenty of seating.

  • Master Bedroom with king bed, TV, DVD, and door to screened balcony.

    Master Bedroom with king bed, TV, DVD, and door to screened balcony.

  • Large soaking tub to relax in.

    Large soaking tub to relax in.

  • 3rd bedroom with queen size bed and flat screen TV

    3rd bedroom with queen size bed and flat screen TV

  • Layout of our condo with porch facing the lake and ocean.

    Layout of our condo with porch facing the lake and ocean.

  • Two adult bikes to tour the island with - but please do not ride on the beach.

    Two adult bikes to tour the island with - but please do not ride on the beach.

  • Beautiful views and well manicured grounds for your enjoyment.

    Beautiful views and well manicured grounds for your enjoyment.

  • Spray play park across the street (at the pier) with bathrooms and showers.

    Spray play park across the street (at the pier) with bathrooms and showers.

  • Sunrise at the pier across the street - BEAUTIFUL!

    Sunrise at the pier across the street - BEAUTIFUL!

  • Late November  - playing in the 'snow' made by the waves.

    Late November - playing in the 'snow' made by the waves.

  • Visit St. Augustine in November-mid Jan. for Nights of Lights! Awesome!

    Visit St. Augustine in November-mid Jan. for Nights of Lights! Awesome!

  • Welcome to Seaside at Anastasia - A gated community- best location on the island

    Welcome to Seaside at Anastasia - A gated community- best location on the island

  • Fully equipped kitchen.  You can cook a holiday meal! Ceiling fan to keep cool!

    Fully equipped kitchen. You can cook a holiday meal! Ceiling fan to keep cool!

  • Master bath with double sinks; toilet, shower and tub behind another door.

    Master bath with double sinks; toilet, shower and tub behind another door.

  • Second bedroom with queen size bed and flat screen TV and DVD player.

    Second bedroom with queen size bed and flat screen TV and DVD player.

  • Hall bath with tub/shower combo

    Hall bath with tub/shower combo

  • Screened balcony with ocean, sunrise, lake and pool views.

    Screened balcony with ocean, sunrise, lake and pool views.

  • Aerial view of Seaside at Anastasia

    Aerial view of Seaside at Anastasia

  • Playground across the street from condo next to pier.

    Playground across the street from condo next to pier.

  • Fishing pier across the street from the condo.

    Fishing pier across the street from the condo.

  • 40 plus miles of beautiful beach - some of which you can drive on.

    40 plus miles of beautiful beach - some of which you can drive on.

  • Visit the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum. Walk to the top for great views.

    Visit the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum. Walk to the top for great views.

  • Beautiful double rainbow as seen from our balcony!

    Beautiful double rainbow as seen from our balcony!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated: 03/04/2015
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