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Amelia Island - North End, 3-BR 2nd Floor Condo Close to Beach

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Balcony of Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island.

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Last updated: 12/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Fernandina Shores condo description

BRING YOUR FAMILY TO AMELIA ISLAND FOR A HOLIDAY!
Corporate guests are also welcome. I prefer that you contact me by e-mail, but, for a quick answer, call my cell phone.

Our roomy condominium is a relaxing getaway at the north end of Amelia Island. It's a short walk to the quiet beach, and only a bit farther to Main Beach, which has lifeguards, covered gazebos on the boardwalk, and an adjoining park with a children's playground, skate-boarding, basketball, and public restrooms.

The Fernandina Shores community backs up to the Fort Clinch property, so it's just a short bike or car ride to their beaches and fishing pier. Or, you can walk 3 miles north on the beach to the Fort Clinch pier and beach!

Our condo has 3 bedrooms, two full baths, and 2 small balconies. One balcony is directly off the dining area; the other one is a private space outside the master bedroom. Within the complex are tennis courts and a swimming pool for your use. After a morning in the sun, move back to a shady deck and enjoy your peek-a-boo view of the ocean!

Our apartment is fully furnished and equipped. The master bedroom has a queen-sized bed; the connecting bath has a walk-in shower. The second bedroom has two twin beds; the third bedroom has a queen-sized bed, and both share the hallway bath (with tub & shower).

For those who like to be connected, even on vacation, a high-speed internet connection is in the master bedroom, and there is free phone service (including U.S. and Canadian long distance) as well. Wireless service is also provided.

The living room has comfortable chairs for watching TV, or cozy places where you can curl up with a book. A large table in the dining area will give you room for long, leisurely meals or puzzle-solving evenings. There are games and books on the shelves, videos, DVDs, CDs and tapes nearby.

Amelia Island's beautiful beaches are perfect for sunning, relaxing, swimming, walking, shelling, and building sand castles. If you wish to be more active, go hiking, biking, fishing, birding, snorkeling/diving, boating, sailing, surfing, windsurfing, para-sailing, jet skiing, or shopping! Golf at one of a number of local courses; tour museums or historic sites, or visit Cumberland Island; try a new restaurant every night; play tennis or miniature golf. Brochures and a book listing these activities are provided.

Take a cruise up and down the Amelia and Nassau Rivers! Watch the sunset from the Fernandina Beach Marina. Go horseback riding on the beach! Go marsh kayaking! There are plenty of museums and cinemas for rainy-day amusement. There are plenty of antiques shops, too! You will find history and nature trails in nearby state parks including Fort Clinch State Park, Amelia Island State Park, and Talbot Island State Park. Or, just go to 'downtown' Fernandina Beach, get an ice cream cone, and watch the people!

It is quiet here, and relaxing. But Disney World and Sea World are less than three hours away!

Keywords: 2nd floor apt in a quiet neighborhood, easy walk to beach and close to Main Beach.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 1800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

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

            I do not rent to people under 25, and I do not allow student groups, or young people without a responsible adult present. This is a family community. Loud noise at any time is frowned on; no noise after 10 p.m....moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            Games, books and puzzles are provided, in addition to cable TV and internet access. The pool and tennis court are close by. Four blocks away, Main Beach provides a playground, a basketball court, and a skateboard park, in addition to rest rooms, shelters, and lifeguards on the beach during the summer....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            This is a No Smoking Apartment, even on the balcony. No Exceptions, Ever!...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Owners have asthma and allergies, and some renters do too! Therefore, it is not always possible to make arrangements to allow a pet. If one is allowed, a non-refundable $50 pet fee is required (per pet, per stay). I am happy to discuss your pet request....moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3

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          • Queen size Beds (2) Pillow top queen mattresses in two bedrooms, Twin or Single Beds (2) Two twin mattresses in third bedroom, Baby Cribs (1) A crib & high chair are available for a small fee. Please ask....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Ceiling fans throughout. A tennis court is next to the community pool and Club House -- less than a block away....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Beach reading, kids books, bird books, dictionary, etc....moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Music Library:

                CDs and cassette tapes are in the condo. CD Player and radio too....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Comcast cable service in living room; VCR/DVD tv in middle bedroom...moreless

              • Television:

                Large flat-screen TV in living room with DVD player....moreless

              • Toys:

                A few toys, puzzles and games. Decks of cards....moreless

              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                Over 20 Videos and DVDs are provided...moreless

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseback Riding
              • Miniature Golf
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Ocean View:

                    There is a 'peek-a-boo' view of the ocean from the balcony -- a short walk away...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Central air...moreless

                  • Broadband Access:

                    Comcast cable modem service is included... bring your own laptop....moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    Your own full-sized washer and dryer are located in the convenient breezeway laundry room....moreless

                  • Free Long Distance:

                    Phone service includes unlimited calls to locations throughout the United States and Canada...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    Heat pump...moreless

                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Also, beach towels, beach sheets, chairs and an umbrella....moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    A designated parking space is just outside, plus extra spaces are available for guests....moreless

                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    Space is available nearby for a trailer or motor home. Large rigs are not allowed in the guest parking lot. PLEASE ASK IN ADVANCE for a permit! This service is free....moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    (2) Cordless phones. Service includes call waiting, caller i.d., and messages....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Full-sized washer and dryer are located in your own convenient breezeway laundry room....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    A wireless router has been added so you may use your laptop throughout the condo. A password is provided....moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    All the usual, plus large pasta/soup pots and a crock pot....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Enough for company too....moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    The fully-equipped Kitchen includes a Microwave, Tea Kettle, Coffee Pot, Toaster, Blender, Mixer, Crock Pot, a variety of Pots and Pans and Baking Equipment, and garbage disposal....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven:

                    one large oven...moreless

                  • Refrigerator:

                    Includes an in-door ice and filtered-water dispensers...moreless

                  • Stove:

                    electric...moreless

                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    (2) Covered balconies are located outside the dining area, and outside the master bedroom....moreless

                  • Boat:

                    No boat, but free parking for yours is nearby, and in sight. No electric service....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Lawns for play and for walking dogs are next to the building....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    A new electric grill is provided for use on the balcony....moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        The gated pool for the condo community is nearby. Chairs, tables, umbrellas and a restroom are provided. No lifeguard, no diapers, no smoking, no bottles! Children under 15 must be supervised....moreless

                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Value Season
                      Oct 18 - Feb 28, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $132 $142
                      Thu, Fri, Sat
                      $787 $1,920
                      Spring Season
                      Mar 1 - May 31, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $149 $159
                      Thu, Fri, Sat
                      $853 $1,920
                      Summer Season
                      Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $164 $174
                      Thu, Fri, Sat
                      $963 $2,470
                      Value Season
                      Sep 1 - Feb 29, 2016
                      3 night min stay
                      $132 $142
                      Thu, Fri, Sat
                      $787 $1,920
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Pet Fee $50
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
                      • Cleaning fee per stay $100
                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

                      7 days after receiving the contract, send signed contract with Damage/Reservation Deposit. 60 days before your start date I should have received 1/2 rent; second 1/2 30 days before start date. All taxes and cleaning fee are included in weekly and monthly rates. Add $100 cleaning fee if you stay fewer than 7 nights. The pet fee is per pet, per stay - limit of 2 well-behaved pets.

                      I accept personal checks, money orders and cashier's checks. If you make a last-minute reservation, you must pay in cashier's checks or money orders, priority overnight. I have a liberal hurricane policy that protects you; it is printed on the contract. Security deposit due with reservation; 1/2 rent due 90 days out; 1/2 rent due 60 days out.


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                      Last updated: 12/24/2014
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                      Location

                      35 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Jacksonville (JAX)
                      0.01 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Sandy Bottoms (next to Main Beach)
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Fernandina Golf Course
                      0.01 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      A1A
                      0.02 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Sandy Bottoms; Elizabeth Pointe
                      0.01 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Main Beach

                      Car: Recommended

                      A popular skate board park is located nearby, next to the basketball courts at Main Beach. A new water park is being constructed near the park and skate park. Amelia Island is the southernmost barrier island on the US Atlantic coast. This area in Florida's northeast corner has been named one of the top 12 vacation destinations by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Amelia Island is also a great location for birding, kayaking, and golf.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2006

                      About the owner: I am a resident of Pennsylvania, retired from selling old, used and antiquarian books. I came to visit friends on Amelia Island and fell in love with it, so I bought this condo. I have rented it successfully since 2006, and I stay in it every year while doing yearly maintenance.

                      Why the Owner Chose Fernandina Shores:
                      I bought on the north end of the island because it seemed more spacious and had a family atmosphere. I like being so close to the beach in this quiet area.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                      There is always a breeze off the ocean. Since the building faces the beach, I can open the sliders at the front and back and enjoy the breeze. It is convenience to everything! The A1A, Fernandina Beach, Fort Clinch, the 'back way' to Jacksonville, the Egans Creek Greenway, and the beautiful white sandy beach.


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                      Photos

                      • Balcony of  Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island.

                        Balcony of Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island.

                      • Low tide on the beautiful beach - near Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island!

                        Low tide on the beautiful beach - near Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island!

                      • Living Room - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Living Room - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • The Dining Area Seats 6  - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        The Dining Area Seats 6 - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Hallway to Bedrooms, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Hallway to Bedrooms, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Master Bath at Jane's Beach House, Amelia Island

                        Master Bath at Jane's Beach House, Amelia Island

                      • Second, Queen Bedroom, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Second, Queen Bedroom, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Porch Wildlife at Jane's Beach House, Amelia Island

                        Porch Wildlife at Jane's Beach House, Amelia Island

                      • Brown Pelican at the Fernandina Beach Marina - 2 miles from Jane's Beach House

                        Brown Pelican at the Fernandina Beach Marina - 2 miles from Jane's Beach House

                      • 'Pinkie,' a quiet resident at Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island.

                        'Pinkie,' a quiet resident at Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island.

                      • Fort Clinch Cannons - near Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Fort Clinch Cannons - near Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • View from our balcony toward the beach - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        View from our balcony toward the beach - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Living Room - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island (and Owner's Dog)

                        Living Room - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island (and Owner's Dog)

                      • Cozy Reading Corner, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Cozy Reading Corner, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Kitchen, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Kitchen, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Queen Master Bedroom - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Queen Master Bedroom - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Twin Bedroom - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Twin Bedroom - Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Main Bathroom, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Main Bathroom, Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Fernandina Beach Marina - 2 miles from Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                        Fernandina Beach Marina - 2 miles from Jane's Beach House on Amelia Island

                      • Last Dec, while walking on the Eagan's Creek Greenway, this fellow posed for us!

                        Last Dec, while walking on the Eagan's Creek Greenway, this fellow posed for us!

                      • Fort Clinch, ca 1861.  The entrance is a block from Jane's Beach House!

                        Fort Clinch, ca 1861. The entrance is a block from Jane's Beach House!

                      • Big Band 'Crescendo Amelia,' performing at Sandy Bottoms, near Jane's Beach Hous

                        Big Band 'Crescendo Amelia,' performing at Sandy Bottoms, near Jane's Beach Hous

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                      This listing was first published here in 2005.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, December 24, 2014

                      $132 - $174 per night (USD)
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                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                      Member since: 2005
                      Speaks: english
                      • Response time: Within a few days
                      • Response rate: 100%
                      • Calendar last updated: 12/24/2014
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                      (717) 993-3927 (Pennsylvania, USA)

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