Beachy Keen Oceanfront Cottage, Fantastic Views Amelia Island
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- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Private Homes cottage description
The cottage is located right on the ocean. You will have direct access to the beach. Sitting on the deck, watching the shrimp boats in the evening and the sunrise in the morning while you enjoy breakfast in the screened-in porch on the deck; it doesn't get any better than this. The house is within walking distance of the Main Beach, putt putt golf, basketball courts, a skateboard park, a very nice public swimming pool with an entertaining kiddie pool and Fort Clinch State Park. There is a Kwik Mart/gas station down the road for those last minute supplies. Across the road is a surf shop for those of you who want to try surfing. There is a restaurant within walking distance.
Keywords: Oceanfront, charming, comfortable, relaxing,
- Vacation Rental
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
Kitchen & Dining
- Cooking Utensils
- Linens Provided:
- Parking Off Street:
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Satellite / Cable
- DVD Player
- CD Player
- Deck / Patio
- Lanai / Gazebo
Location & View
- Ocean View
- Sight Seeing
- Miniature Golf
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Our Family Vacaion
Our Family Vacaion
We had a blast on our vacation and will be returning next year,the house was nice and clean and everything was just nice.the owners were a pleasure to work with and to get to know.the over all trip was just great..........
- Guest Anonymous
- Date of stay 08/31/13
- Review Submitted 09/07/13
Recommended for: Families with young children, girls getaway, romantic getaway.
What a charming place! We saw the dolphins, met Charlie, endured a storm, hunted for and found sharks teeth, and joined a search w the Amelia Island Sea turtle watchers for misdirected baby turtles! Felt at home immediately and enjoyed the view. The storm knocked over the bloom stalk of the century plant, that I wish I could have seen in its prime.
- Guest misty (georgia)
- Date of stay 08/23/13
- Review Submitted 08/28/13
Recommended for: Families with young children, tourists without a car, sightseeing.
We loved the place, i will come back, and there is a great moment on that proch that i will never forget, after ten long years with my boyfriend he actually asked me to marry him on that beautiful porch overlooking the ocean! The one thing i would want to see change is the beds are a little harder than i excepted and the ac in the living room needs to be bigger to help cool the hole house, our guest that was with us stayed rather warm the entire time bc he couldnt feel the ac in the twin room!!! WE HAD A BLAST AND LOVED THE LOCATION, right off of Main Beach and in walking distance to whatever we needed gas station, resturant and surf shop! we had the neighbor get mad at us and rude bc we parked on the far side of where the parking was by the beach instead of blocking them in and he didnt like it and TOLD us we could park there so we parked right beside the front steps and then he was kinda blocked in. We meet Charlie on the beach he was a hoot! glad to know there are such friendly people on the island we even had fun with alot of the locals on our visit ,so anyone wishing to go on vaca there dont be a prude, try to be friendly they are all so very nice there! Thanks guys for having us and we would love to come back next year, hope to see you soon!
- Guest britt (Madison Ga )
- Date of stay 07/25/13
- Review Submitted 08/01/13
Recommended for: Age 55+, families with young children, pet owners, adventure seekers, girls getaway, families with teenagers, romantic getaway, tourists without a car.
We really had a wonderful time at Beachy Keen it was perfect for us. We had a family gathering at and the hugh deck was ideal. The property was clean and well maintained. The location was perfect the local Restaurants was a short distance away. The sunrise from the deck was incredible while we sat there and on the screened in section drinking our coffee. The owners are very pleasant and answered all of questions. The description is accurate and you count on us renting Beachy Keen again.
- Guest Tobys Mom (Lawrenceville)
- Date of stay 08/22/12
- Review Submitted 09/04/12
Recommended for: Age 55+, families with teenagers, romantic getaway.
We stayed at this home with our grandchildren in July 2011. The owners were very pleasant to deal with and answered all of our questions quickly. It was very comfortable, clean and all the descriptions/photos were accurate. I would recommend this rental and will look forward to our next trip!
- Guest Rob (Tifton GA)
- Date of stay 07/21/11
- Review Submitted 08/22/11
Recommended for: Age 55+.
Owner response: Robert, thank you for your great review of Beachy Keen. And thank you for being my first credit card customer! I hope that your grandchildren had a wonderful time. Thank you again and we hope you stay with us again. Mary & Rich.
I've stayed here a few times, doesn't make sence to go anywhere else, if you just want to relax or go out exploring, this is a great place to stay, super clean, great beach, lots of fun!!! I will be back there hopefully soon
- Guest Sandy (il)
- Date of stay 04/22/10
- Review Submitted 06/30/11
Recommended for: Age 55+, families with young children, adventure seekers, girls getaway, families with teenagers, romantic getaway, tourists without a car, sightseeing.
Owner response: Thank you for the great review! It is a great place to stay at "Florida's Best Kept Secret". That is what someone once said to me while he was showing me how to find treasures on the beach.
High Season: April-Sept .. $150/night -$995/week OFF SEASON: Oct-March..$130/nt-$800/week $150 Refundable damage deposit; $65 cleaning fee. 2 night minimum all other times, except dates listed below. Credit card - 2.5% additional fee. 50% due at booking. Balance due 14 days before arrival. Additional $25 per night w/3 night min. for following holidays: Easter, Mem.Day, Labor Day, July 4th, Shrimp Fest, Thanksgiving, FL/GA game, Xmas, New Years.
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Year Purchased: 2000
About the owner: My time is spent as a home remodeling contractor. And I am busy all the time with that job. My spare time is spent at the island. We love to come here with our new grandchildren, who are just discovering playing in the sand.
Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
We came to Amelia Island for a realtor friend that needed help on their condo. We loved it here and realized that Amelia Island is truly 'Florida's Best Kept Secret'. There are no crowds and it is a short distance from Jacksonville Airport and the culture that Jacksonville offers if that is your choice. We enjoy long walks on the beach and going for a swim if we feel like it.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Watching the sun rise from the deck, watching the dolphins jump and dance, seeing the shrimp boats bring in their catch, pelicans flying in formation over the deck, the unique character of downtown Fernandina Beach, wonderful restaurants all with their own charm, friendly people everyplace you go, walking on the beach and finding cool shells. These are but a few of the benefits to staying on the beach.
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Living room with the sofa sleeper bed.
This is the view you will have from the living room...see the dolphins jumping?
Fully-furnished kitchen with door to the screen-in porch.
Side of house facing beach. Screened-in porch with table & chairs.
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This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Sunday, June 09, 2013
2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
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