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Wow! What an Adorable 1934 Cottage in Heart of Jax Beach 1 Min. Walk to Beach

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Last updated: 08/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

We have been renting ocean front vacation rentals for over 8 years. We recently purchased this very special and adorable cottage just steps from the beach and we spent tens of thousands of dollars renovating it back to it's former glory. We pride ourselves on providing an enjoyable relaxing vacation experience with nice furnishings and a beautiful setting and as a result we have many repeat customers that come back year after year.

This very rare and adorable 1934 beach cottage has been beautifully restored to its former glory days. We have named it K&J Casita Del Mar which stands for Kirk and Jean's little house by the beach. It is located in the heart of Jacksonville Beach and only steps away from the ocean. It is easy walking distance to many shops, festivals, bars, clubs, and restaurants. Everything is right there.

And we are only 10 minutes away from the famous Mayo clinic and 15 minutes to the PGA Tour Headquarters and famous TPC Sawgrass Championship golf course with its new $80 million dollar club house and the annual PGA Tour Players Championship Tournament.

We are also just 30 minutes to beautiful St. Augustine, FL the Nations oldest city and a major tourist attraction in its own right.

Our cottage is suitable for just one couple, several couples, or a an entire family getaway or family reunion. For a smaller wedding, why not have your wedding on the beach and your reception at the Cottage. We have a huge private backyard, one of the largest at the beach where you can simply relax or even have your breakfast, lunch, or dinner in the privacy of your own backyard.

Check us out on Google Earth or Google Maps and you will see how close we are to the beach. We have a limited supply of beach chairs for the adults, and even beach toys for the kids.

We also have a beautiful fire pit for those chilly evenings or for a good old fashioned campfire like the old days. And of course don't forget our very own Tiki Hut / Bar in the backyard too. This is the perfect vacation getaway location.

Because we are in a residential neighborhood we simply ask you to respect the neighbors at night with common courtesy and the fact that they have to go to work in the mornings while you are on vacation.

We furnished this adorable cottage with nice furniture such as a rattan dining room set, and rattan living room furniture and we decorated the place like a home. You will feel it's your home away from home the moment you walk into this adorable cottage. The cottage still has original beautiful wood walls and wood floors almost throughout the entire house. The walls and floors are absolutely beautiful after our refinishing.

Our kitchen is stocked with cookware, dishes, utensils, glasses, and of course campaign glasses to start your vacation. The side-by-side fridge has ice and water in the door. You may just find yourself eating out in the terrific local restaurants within 5 or less than 5 minutes walking distance, or you'll appreciate the microwave and coffeemaker for your convenience too! Plus, you can also put something into crock pot and the food will be ready when you come back from beach. If not, you can throw chicken/steak/hamburger, etc. on the BBQ grill and enjoy your family picnic at the backyard.

A laundry room is equipped with washer, dryer to makes longer trips away from home easier.

Sheets, liens and towels will also be provided. The cottage is also furnished with HD TV , Blue Ray DVD player, and boom box for your quiet time. W also provide WIFI internet service too, just in case you want to stay in touch with family/friends during your stay.

Inquire with any questions or better yet, book it now and we are sure you will fall in love with it. We did.

** You have option to add our new addition for another 1 bedroom studio to have total 4 bedrooms and 3 baths and can sleep up to 11-12 guests or only book the 3 BR/2 baths for the main house only. As of now, we do not rent suite out separately so it stays empty if not rented.

'Very Important - Please Note. We do not list this rental property on Craigs List. Any listing on Craigs List for this property is a Fraud. Initial contact with owners should be through this website directly.'

Keywords: KJ Casita Del Mar is a very rare and adorable 1934 beach cottage which has been extensively renovated. It is located at the heart of Jacksonville Beach just steps from the ocean ( walk past one house ) and across from Ocean Park. Modern central air and heat, modern kitchen and bathrooms, but absolutely beautiful restored wood floors and walls throughout the cottage.

Our cottage is within easy walking distance to many shops, bars, night clubs, and restaurants. Everything it seems is within a few blocks of the cottage.

Since it is at the heart of Jax Beach, you can walk to all the events and festivals within a few minutes without worrying about finding or paying any parking.

Or simply relax enjoy your own very large private backyard with built in Charcoal Grill, or warm yourself next to the large stone firepit and also enjoy our completely detached Tiki Hut and 14' Tiki Bar located inside which can be locked and secured depending on family preference. You control the key.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be at least 24 years of age unless recently married and/or on honey moon then talk to owners. Absolutely no College parties or College Spring Breakers Allowed. We are both college graduates and we remember. We are friends with our neighbors and want to keep it that way. This is a quiet friendly neighborhood. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in the cottage or in the Tiki Bar. Outside deck ok. ...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We are pet lovers, but this Cottage comes with beautiful wooden floors all just refinished. Potential damage to wood floors and walls and other guests who may be allergic to pet hair prevents us from allowing any pets. Sorry but Absolutely no pets allowed....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 8-11

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Convertible bed(s)

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  • Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (2) Trundle bed with two single beds or just one when only one is needed. , Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sofa Couch in living room sleeps 2. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Tiki bar at the end of big backyard, and a Large 60' Stone wood burning Fire Pit...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    32' HD Cable TV with HD Cable programming and an excellent selection of channels to watch. Also includes Blu Ray DVD Player....moreless

  • VCR

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Parasailing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street:

    One of the few Jacksonville Beach Properties that still have their own private driveway that will adequately handle 4 cars single file. ...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    We have a Wood Burning 60' Stone Fire Pit in the backyard. Perfect for those cool spring and fall nights. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Side by Side Freezer / Refrigerator with auto icemaker and water, Oven and Toaster Oven, George Foreman Grill, Microwave, Coffee Pot, Blender, Waffle Iron, Crock Pot, and outdoor Charcoal BBQ Grill....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator:

    Full Size Side by Side Freezer / Refrigerator, Ice Maker and Water. ...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Includes 60' Stone Fire Pit on Patio Deck....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Late Summer
Aug 16 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$249 $299
Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,499

Changeover Day: Thursday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $151 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

Fall Season
Oct 1 - Nov 8, 2015
3 night min stay
$229 $279
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,399

Changeover Day: Thursday


Discounts: 7 nights or more: $94 Nightly - Weekend Nights excluded

2016 Spring Break
Feb 29 - Apr 15, 2016
3 night min stay
$299
$1,499

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $214 Nightly

2016 Spring Season
Apr 16 - May 27, 2016
3 night min stay
$229 $279
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,399

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $200 Nightly

Summer Break
May 28 - Aug 19, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,599

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $228 Nightly

2016 Late Summer
Aug 20 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$229 $269
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,399

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $200 Nightly

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$199 $249
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,199 $2,999

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $171 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $100 Nightly

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

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Maid and Amenity Fee $165 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

TPC, FL/GA game event week extra upcharge. Holiday week rate is $399/night or $1799/wk

All rates are for main house 3/2 plus tiki bar and backyard. To book guest suite for add'l guests, the rate is $69-$99/night or $399-$499/wk.

eCheck is free, Credit card usage 2.6% and PayPal 4% fee added before booking or taken out from refund check.

Warning! We do not list on Craigs List


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

1 Miles
Nearest Golf
Jacksonville Golf and Country Club

Car: Recommended

Famous PGA Tour Headquarters and TPC Sawgrass Championship golf course only 10 minutes away.

Famous St. Augustine, the Nation's oldest city is just 30 minutes south of us.

Daytonna Beach and the Daytonna Speedway only 1 hour south

Orlando just 2.5 hours from Jacksonville Beach.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: KJ Casita Del Mar is an adorable beach cottage owned by Jean and Kirk of KJ Island Properties. We live just 10 minutes south in TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach. We have had two oceanfront vacation rental in Palm Coast, FL, since 2004, so this is not our first time at running vacation rentals. We love traveling the world and have stayed in castels in England, Ireland, and luxury hotels in Paris, Italy, Greece, etc. including resorts in Hawaii, Japan, Sigapore, China, Tahiti, Bora Bora, etc. and we love to share our travel accomodation experience with others so wes try and keep that in mind as we furnished our cottage for you. We want our cottage to be unique and memorable. We look forward to staying there as much as you do so we made this cottage with as much charm and warmth as we can to accomodate your trip in Jax Beach and we intend to constantly enhance the property and amenities with feedback and comments from our guests.

Why the Owner Chose Jacksonville Beach:
KJ Casita Del Mar is this adorable cottage that we instantly fell in love with the 1st time we saw it. We feel so connected by such charm and also being next to the beach. We live only 10 minutes from the cottage. We purchsed this cute cottage at the end of 2011 and have renovated it to restore its charm and it is now ready to share with you and your family/love ones/party. You need to come and see it for yourself.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We were amazed with the beauty of the original wood walls and floors when we first saw this cottage. The wood walls and floor are almost all over the entire house. It is absolutely beautiful. We also liked all the windows and the bright light and warmth we feel throughout the home. It was Kirk's idea to have a tiki bar at the end of the house so we made the big shed as the bar/game room where you can relax with the door and windows open and enjoy the ocean breezes rain or shine. It's a guy thing but the ladies like it too.


Contact us

Speaks: english, mandarin

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Photos

  • Your Beach Cottage awaits !

    Your Beach Cottage awaits !

  • Master Bedroom, Queen Bed, two nightstands, and full dressor & mirror not shown.

    Master Bedroom, Queen Bed, two nightstands, and full dressor & mirror not shown.

  • Our beautiful kitchen with view to the dining room.

    Our beautiful kitchen with view to the dining room.

  • Another shot of the dining from from the kitchen.

    Another shot of the dining from from the kitchen.

  • Living Room looking towards the dining room and kitchen.

    Living Room looking towards the dining room and kitchen.

  • 2nd bathroom with shower

    2nd bathroom with shower

  • Our 14 foot bar in our famous Tiki Hut. 
Detached and at the back of the yard.

    Our 14 foot bar in our famous Tiki Hut. Detached and at the back of the yard.

  • This picture is of our beach just steps from our house.

    This picture is of our beach just steps from our house.

  • Beautiful sunrise at the beach

    Beautiful sunrise at the beach

  • Tiki Hut with tiki bar at the back of the house. Fire pit at the back yard

    Tiki Hut with tiki bar at the back of the house. Fire pit at the back yard

  • Guest House suite bed and dresser

    Guest House suite bed and dresser

  • Our Beautiful Beach Cottage
KJ Casita Del Mar
(Little Beach House)

    Our Beautiful Beach Cottage KJ Casita Del Mar (Little Beach House)

  • 2nd Bedroom with Queen Bed, dresser mirror and night stand.

    2nd Bedroom with Queen Bed, dresser mirror and night stand.

  • Dining Room Comfortably seats 6

    Dining Room Comfortably seats 6

  • The living room.

    The living room.

  • Master Bathroom with large walk in Shower built for two.

    Master Bathroom with large walk in Shower built for two.

  • 3rd bedroom. We are going to add a full size bed and replace the trundle.

    3rd bedroom. We are going to add a full size bed and replace the trundle.

  • Another day inn paradise at your own tiki hut.

    Another day inn paradise at your own tiki hut.

  • Little kitchen in Guest House suite

    Little kitchen in Guest House suite

  • Guest Suite in separate building at the back of the property

    Guest Suite in separate building at the back of the property

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