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Historic Beach Home, 5 Minutes to Beach - Charming Price Too!

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Last updated: 01/31/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
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  • Pets considered:Yes
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Delray Beach house description

Welcome to our classic Florida beach home, located less than 5 minutes from two of Delray’s best beaches. Beachy, fun, Key West furnishings inside, original hardwood floors throughout. Three bedrooms and two completely updated bathrooms, along with a brand new granite and stainless-steel kitchen.

Spend your days at the beach and your afternoons on our covered back porch, under the ceiling fans, sipping something cool. Fenced-in backyard with shaded and sunny seating, plus a dining area for entertaining outside. We’ve got a BBQ and even a chiminea (fire-pit) to boot.

In the evenings, you can easily walk to Atlantic Avenue’s many restaurants and shops, or better yet, do as the locals do and call up Delray's Downtowner shuttle (a free local golf cart shuttle - just one of the tips in our Locals' Guide you'll read about later!) and let them take you where you want to go! Either way, Atlantic Avenue is exactly 8 blocks, about a 10-minute walk. The home is 2 blocks from the Intracoastal Waterway, and it’s just a 5 minute drive to both the “main” beach at Atlantic Ave. and the quieter, more natural beach at Atlantic Dunes Park (We actually prefer the latter!).

Our charming, immaculate house has been our home during the off-season, and we are sure that couples and families alike will find our location, accommodations, and rates ideal! When you arrive, check out our 'Locals' Guide' we've made to give our guests info and directions for the best food, fun, and sun! Beach games, board games, and tons of books already there, you just bring the sunscreen!

There is also a wonderful waterpark 30 minutes north for family fun (The Rapids, West Palm Beach). Don't forget about historic Palm Beach Island, where the rich and famous play, and of course do their shopping on Worth Ave. (About 20 minutes N of our home on A1A.)

3 hours to Disney/Universal Studios theme parks
45 minutes to Miami
30 minutes to Ft. Lauderdale International Airport (FLL)
25 minutes from Palm Beach International Airport (PBI)

We hope you'll stay with us sometime soon!
-Jeff and Kelly

P.S. - Key lime pie for everyone! (You'll see......) :-)

Keywords: Key West, cottage, single family home, beach house, Delray cottage, Delray vacation rental, VRBO delray

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Excellent gated backyard area for dogs (and responsible dog-owners!) :)...moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Fenced backyard, Chiminea/Fire Pit,

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Toys
              • Video Game Console
              • Video Library

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Zoo

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Internet:

                    HI Speed, business service...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Telephone
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Fireplace

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                   

                  Reviews

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                  2 night min stay
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                  $1,750

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $120 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Tax Rate 11.5%

                  Cancellation policy:

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                  Last updated: 01/31/2015
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                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2008

                  About the owner: Kelly and I have lived in Delray since 2008, although Kelly is practically a Florida native, having lived near here since she was 12. I'm originally from Alexandria, VA, but I fell in love with the ocean (and of course, Kelly!) and decided to stay for good! We both travel a lot for work and pleasure, and have found that renting out our home is a win-win for ourselves and our lovely guests! We've had great luck with VRBO and have made some good friends with those who've rented here -- we hope to meet more wonderful people like you!

                  Why the Owner Chose Delray Beach:
                  We love Delray!!! Of all the beach towns in South Florida, we chose this one not only as our vacation spot, but also as our permanent residence when we're not traveling for work and play. Delray has a great combination of beautiful beaches as well as shopping and restaurants/nightlife on Atlantic Ave.! It's becoming a bigger tourist destination every year, but it still has its local charm and cuteness.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  If you check out our map, you can see we're right in the middle of everything there is to do in Delray! Our ideal day when we're staying at our Delray property: Wake-up at 9 or so and spend the morning surfing or sunbathing at the beach. Shower off, grab a quick breakfast on Atlantic Ave (Crepes place is the best!). To cool off, we like to read for an hour or so at the many coffee shops on Atlantic or at the bookstore in the nearby shopping center. After a nap, it's off to dinner on the 'Ave' -- our favorite place the The Office - killer gourmet burgers!


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, french

                   

                  Photos

                  • our house!

                    our house!

                  • Kitchen (looking through the dining room)

                    Kitchen (looking through the dining room)

                  • All-new, Stainless steel appliances

                    All-new, Stainless steel appliances

                  • Living room (and our beach book/DVD collection!)

                    Living room (and our beach book/DVD collection!)

                  • Master bathroom (ensuite w/ shower)

                    Master bathroom (ensuite w/ shower)

                  • Second bathroom, all-new fixtures

                    Second bathroom, all-new fixtures

                  • Dining room, with view into kitchen (and side yard)

                    Dining room, with view into kitchen (and side yard)

                  • Guest bedroom

                    Guest bedroom

                  • Off-street parking for at least 3 cars.

                    Off-street parking for at least 3 cars.

                  • Kitchen counters are new granite

                    Kitchen counters are new granite

                  • View from kitchen into dining/living rooms

                    View from kitchen into dining/living rooms

                  • Master bedroom

                    Master bedroom

                  • Dining room and living room

                    Dining room and living room

                  • Living room with view into dining room/kitchen in far back!

                    Living room with view into dining room/kitchen in far back!

                  • Salon/rock room!  (drums will be replaced by a sofa soon, unless you object!)

                    Salon/rock room! (drums will be replaced by a sofa soon, unless you object!)

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                  Date last modified - Saturday, January 31, 2015

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                  • Sleeps
                    7
                  • Bedrooms
                    3
                  • Bathrooms
                    2
                  • Property type
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                  • Reviews
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                  Owner
                  Member since: 2011
                  Speaks: english, french
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                  • Response rate: 100%
                  • Calendar last updated: 01/31/2015
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