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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Sleeps:3
  • Bedrooms:0
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Cottage, Studio, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 3)

'Cottages by the Ocean' is nationally rated as a Superior Small Lodging. It is a small, well-kept property of enchanting Key West-style studio and one bedroom cottages. The Cottages are less than two blocks from one of South Florida's best public beaches (with life guards), and a short walk to dozens of restaurants, shops, nightspots, public fishing pier, snorkel/dive boats, charter fishing boats, jet ski and boat rentals, nail and beauty salons, drug store, gourmet fish market and more. The closest 36-hole golf facility is a five-minute drive. I-95 is a 10-minute drive for easy access to attractions and shopping throughout South Florida.

The Cottages are located on a quiet street in the safe, ocean-side community of Pompano Beach, 15 min. from downtown Fort Lauderdale. Each restored 1940s cottage has fully equipped kitchen, sleeping and living areas, vaulted ceilings with beams and paddle fans, large screened-in porches, central sun deck area and lush landscaping. The unit includes a king size bed and sleeper sofa, and can sleep up to two adults and two children. For the comfort of future guests, no smoking is allowed.



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(954) 283-1111
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Owner

Member since: 1999

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

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

    Small dogs : inquire...moreless

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Studio cottages 1,2,5 & 6 have king beds, sleeps 3. Studio 4 has a queen bed. The one-bedroom cottage has a queen bed, queen size sleeper sofa and can sleep 4....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, outdoor shower

    Units 1, 2, 5, 6 have outdoor showers ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Phone/fax/voice mail, Wireless Internet, Stereo/CD Player, Radio Alarm Clock, Hair Drier, Cooking Utensils, Fresh Linens, Coin Laundry, Books, games, videos, beach chairs/towels - Beautiful award winning beach - a short walk away! Visit Butterfly World, Fern Forest Nature Center, or Quiet Waters Park. Drive to the Everglades for airboat and swamp buggy rides, photography, Indian reservations, alligator farms, nature trails, kayaking, fishing, and bird watching. Just for the Kids: Visit museums, water parks, the zoo and Seaquarium and various playgrounds and arcades....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Toys
  • VCR

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Coin laundry on premises...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Free Local Calls...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Coin laundry on premises...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2016/2017
Dec 9 - Jan 19, 2017
3 night min stay
$179 $209
Fri, Sat
$950 $3,200
High Winter 2017
Jan 20 - Mar 9, 2017
3 night min stay
$229 $249
Fri, Sat
$1,400 $4,200
Spring 2017
Mar 10 - Apr 20, 2017
3 night min stay
$199 $229
Fri, Sat
$1,050 $3,500
Summer - Fall 2017
Apr 21 - Dec 14, 2017
3 night min stay
$109 $129
Fri, Sat
$600 $1,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Exit Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

ONE BEDROOM/ONE BATH APT IS ALSO AVAILABLE. PLEASE INQUIRE FOR RATES. All major credit cards accepted. *Rates subject to change until confirmed. Rates for holidays and special events may be higher. 3 night minimum. Pet friendly for dogs less than 20 lbs that don’t bark to disturb other guests. Inquire about terms and non-refundable pet fee.

In the event of cancellation, the Guest is responsible for paying the full amount of rent for the contracted lease. The Landlord will refund monies realized from re-renting the unit during all or part of the same rental period, after deduction of the $300 administration fee and 20% of each new rental fee collected to cover commissions. Travel insurance is recommended prior to signing this lease for anyone who is unsure whether they may need to cancel.

Receive a FREE VIP 2-for-1 ATTRACTIONS DISCOUNT CARD good for more than two dozen popular local attractions when you stay at any Beach Vacation Rentals property from May 1 through September 30, 2016. These include snorkel and dive trips, Everglades adventures, museums, botanical gardens, fishing, boating, diving, spa treatments and more, including a $500 coupon book for Sawgrass Mills – the world’s largest outlet mall. You may use the card as often as you wish throughout your stay. No Promo Code Needed.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 12/07/2016
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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
Fort Lauderdale International
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Pompano's Municipal Greg Norman Golf Course
5 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrack
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Numerous restaurants within walking distance
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Award winning Pompano Beach - 2 blocks away

Car: Recommended

Walk across the beach road to our newly redesigned, award-winning “Blue Wave” beach with picnic tables, play areas, exercise equipment and lifeguards. Snorkel and dive trips 3x daily; charter party and fishing boats, enjoy public fishing pier, surfing, jet skis and boat rentals and gambling cruises.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: Elaine Fitzgerald is the Mom AND the Pop at Beach Vacation Rentals, and owns several vacation rentals all listed on VRBO. She was a former TV journalist and then owner of a PR and marketing firm for many years, before starting her retirement business as an innkeeper.

Why the Owner Chose Pompano Beach, FL, USA:
This unique little complex is historic for Pompano Beach. These were the first resort cottages built here in the 1940s when everything else was Pineapple fields. We lovingly restored each cottage and they are adorable, romantic and still affordable today.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 12/07/2016

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Photos

  • Welcome to Cottages by the Ocean!

    Welcome to Cottages by the Ocean!

  • Studio apartment

    Studio apartment

  • Inviting living area

    Inviting living area

  • One Bedroom of Cottage

    One Bedroom of Cottage

  • Immaculate Kitchen of One Bedroom Cottage

    Immaculate Kitchen of One Bedroom Cottage

  • Living, dining and kitchen area of a standard Studio Cottage

    Living, dining and kitchen area of a standard Studio Cottage

  • Cottages are quiet and serene

    Cottages are quiet and serene

  • Cottage grounds

    Cottage grounds

  • Our award-winning Blue Wave beach.

    Our award-winning Blue Wave beach.

  • Our newly remodeled public beachfront (april 2013).

    Our newly remodeled public beachfront (april 2013).

  • Our new beachfront has lovely natural plantings, walkways and bike path.

    Our new beachfront has lovely natural plantings, walkways and bike path.

  • Our charter fishing fleet and snorkel and dive boats are just up the road.

    Our charter fishing fleet and snorkel and dive boats are just up the road.

  • Quaint Cottage complex

    Quaint Cottage complex

  • Comfy sleeping area of studio cottage

    Comfy sleeping area of studio cottage

  • Relax on the screened porch!

    Relax on the screened porch!

  • Living room of One Bedroom Cottage

    Living room of One Bedroom Cottage

  • Lush Yard

    Lush Yard

  • Kitchen area of Studio Cottage

    Kitchen area of Studio Cottage

  • Everyone loves the screened in porches

    Everyone loves the screened in porches

  • Host: Elaine Fitzgerald welcomes you!

    Host: Elaine Fitzgerald welcomes you!

  • Our beach is pristine - one of the prettiest in South Florida.

    Our beach is pristine - one of the prettiest in South Florida.

  • New children's play area on the beach, next to free exercise station for adults.

    New children's play area on the beach, next to free exercise station for adults.

  • Walk to dozens of great restaurants in all price ranges.

    Walk to dozens of great restaurants in all price ranges.

  • Historic Hillsboro Lighthouse is the backdrop for our wide, sandy beach.

    Historic Hillsboro Lighthouse is the backdrop for our wide, sandy beach.

VRBO #10440

This listing was first published here in 2001.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 10, 2016

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