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Beach House- Direct Ocean Front and Direct River Front W Dock

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Den, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10 with pull out couch))

3 bedroom, 3 bath, 1-car garage with a 260 foot dock to the mile wide Indian River with picnic table at end of platform. 38' x 10' -350 square feet beach side porch- 50 feet from the Atlantic Ocean.

Fish the surf, the dock, or go wading in the Indian River Lagoon, or maybe some night fishing by dock light for guaranteed rewards of sea trout, snook, redfish, tarpon, grouper, and flounder to mention a few.

Wireless Internet available.

Washer and Dryer on the first floor, den amd utility room with full bathroom.

Kitchen equipped with oven, dishwasher, refrigerator, microwave, toaster, coffee pot, dishes, utensils, and gas grill.

Towels, Linens and beach chairs provided.

Sleeping accommodations:

Master - King size bed

Bedroom #2 - King size bed

Bedroom #3 - Bunk beds- full on bottom, twin on top, twin trundle

Two mile beach walk to St. Lucie Inlet, the gateway to Stuart, Florida. "THE SAILFISH CAPITAL of the WORLD."

Keywords: Private, Beach, House

More Details

Owner
Kathy Tight
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
August 28, 2017

About Kathy Tight

I own the property along with my two brothers. There are too many of us to profile as I have 6 kids, my brother Jim has 5, and my brother Fran has 4. I chose my immediate family to profile.

Kathy Tight purchased this house in 1994

Why Kathy Tight chose Florida Central East

We never intended to use the house as a vacation rental. But we have enjoyed so many quality family vacations here, we wanted to share the experience with others.

What makes this house unique

The house is wide open and conducive to either a large group or quiet time for those just wanting to get away.

Amenities

Stuart House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bed 1- King; Bed 2-King, Bed 3- Bunk Beds (Full with twin on top and trundle under-sleeps 4) Pull Out Queen Memory Foam (2)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Enclosed Out door cedar shower. Dressing room attached."," Additional outdoor shower off beach."," Boat dockage available.","

Reviews

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(23 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews
5

A great property, perfect for a beach vacation

  • 5 of 5

This place is fantastic. Waking every morning to beautiful oceanscapes. We could watch the kids on the beach from the comfort of the porch. When the chop got too big, we could go to the other side and play in the river. A short ride by boat to the inlet means fishing, snorkeling, and diving are all easy access from the dock. Just a great space for family time for all generations.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

Less than steps to the ocean

  • 5 of 5

Beach house was in perfect location for ocean or river access. Lovely owner who answered questions promptly. Spent two weeks that sped by. Hoping to visit again!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Best Family Vacation yet!

  • 5 of 5

My family goes on yearly vacation, including my mom, dad, brother, his iwife and kids all join me and my family for a yearly vacation.

This year we decided to take our boats down to Stuart for some deep sea fishing. We towed my 26' Catamaran and my brothers 21' Carolina Skiff. The house had enough payrkng for 1 car, 2 full size pickup trucks, a 30' and 25' boat trailers. Everything you need is in the home, included the most beautiful sunrises and sunsets you have ever seen.

My dad fished off the dock all week and caught all kinds of fish including a very rare giant Mantus Shrimp!

All in all this was our favorite trip yet and we have made trips to Gatlingurg, Key Largo, San Francisco among others, this topped em all.

From the owner to the cleaning folks everyone was fantastic, we will be back soon!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This place was amazing

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and the house is exactly as advertised. 8 of us stayed there for 4 nights and enjoyed sitting on the back deck watching the waves roll in. We also brought 2 boats and really appreciated the amount of parking (4 SUVs and 2 trailers). The dock is excellent too, although it is fairly high - making it a little awkward to climb in and out of our boats at low tide. Overall, I would give this house a 5 out of 5 rating!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Location more than you can imagine!

  • 5 of 5

I can say it truly was a great holiday. The 24hour non stop experience of the ocean sounding on the rear patio with sunset on the front patio was tranquil and incredible! The starboard side ramp walkway to the back door was so helpful for me with MS. It was an ease to load and unload in and out of the facility. The support team that helped me rescue a bad boating day was incredible. Thank You !! Hope you'll have me back there a lot more to explore in the Stuart Area and I can't wait to fish the inlet.

Capt Tom - USCG 100ton Master

Thomas G Henry - PRESIDENT CEO HENRY VENTURES INC.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Early Christmas on the Beach

  • 5 of 5

The Beach/River house is positioned in an ideal location directly on the Atlantic Ocean with across the road frontage on the Indian River. Impressive to us was the rocky shoreline which is unusual in Florida, offering spectacular geyser like splashes from the crashing waves. On calm weather days, the water was close to Caribbean Blue, very clear, and breathtaking. The house is positioned close to the water's edge, which we LOVED. We sat in the covered ocean side porch rocking chairs for hours. Large sliding doors and screens opened the living area and master suite up to the porch so we never felt far from the wind and waves.

One feature of the rental that should be more emphasized is the handicapped access via a ramp (at times steep) from the parking area along the south side of the house to the ocean side porch and through the sliding doors to the second level of the home. The 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, kitchen and living areas as well as an outside porch overlooking the riverside allow handicapped guests free movement. This is unique as other rentals in the area require navigating steps to reach the second and/or third floors. The riverside ground level of the home provides a den and bath which is useful when accessing the river amenities. Brick pavers provide excellent access to the Indian River and wide wooden steps down to the water are helpful entrances into kayaks or other water toys. The long dock with a picnic table at the end would be paradise to fishermen and boaters who want to bring a boat and has water and electricity available at the dock's end.

Our party cooked most meals and found the kitchen to be very well stocked with sharp knives, cutting boards, Keurig coffee maker, blender, storage containers large and small, all types of cooking tools, pots, pans - probably the best equipped kitchen we've seen in our years of vacationing. The property was clean, well-maintained, comfortable, cozy and an easy place to relax. We did not require assistance from the owner. It was, however, the easiest to rent property we have ever encountered. Pay on VRBO and the owner emails the door code the week of your stay. Short, simple instructions are posted on the wall in the kitchen. Activities within walking distance are Bathtub Reef Beach and the House of Refuge. Just minutes away by car (less than 3 miles) along Hwy A1A is Elliott Museum, Publix, and a nature center for kids. We will return to this property - soon we hope!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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