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Last updated: 05/30/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Historic 8 bedroom Victorian in the heart of Beach Haven. Perfect for family gatherings. Huge wrap around porch with plenty of tables and chairs for outdoor living. Original imported stained glass and hardwood floors throughout. Ocean views from upstairs easterly bedrooms. Literally steps to everything that Beach Haven has to offer, including the beach. Park your car in the ample spaces for 4+ cars in the rear of the house and leave them there for the duration of your stay. 8 bedrooms contain 8 single beds, 5 queen beds, 1 full bed, and a queen sleeper. There are 5 new baths, and an outside shower. Large dining room, with additional seating at the table in the original Butler's Pantry and at the dining stools at the granite counters in the kitchen.

For those rainy days (that are always few and far between ) ;) the house is equipped with Wi Fi throughout including the porch areas. The house has Chrome Cast that allows you access to your Netflix, Hulu, ESPN etc. accounts and any other apps and accounts you may have on your personal tablets, pc's or smart phones. Chrome Cast will project them straight to the flat screen in the living room. 4 Cable Equipped TVs each with its own DVD are included. We also have a portable Sony Bluetooth / Aux / IPod unit that can be moved from room to room including the porch areas - super nice bass! For the more traditional, we also have a stash of board games.

Light, bright, cheerfully decorated with thoughtful provisions for accommodating 20 of all ages. 2 dishwashers, 2 refrigerators, 2 outdoor gas grills, 2 coffeemakers, fully equipped kitchen, and outdoor seating for 20+. Walk to supermarket, restaurants, miniature golf, The Surflight Theatre, The Show Place ice cream parlour with singing waiters. One block from park for free weekly concerts. Cruises to Atlantic City leave from the end of the block. Leave your car in the driveway for your entire vacation. Our beach is headquarters of Beach Haven Rescue / lifeguards with brand new facilities (thanks to Sandy) with bathrooms and showers - no running back to the house with the kiddies to use the facilities. ;)

Please visit our website for additional information and photos, see link in Further Details below.


Something for Everyone: This fully restored and remodeled Victorian, located just steps to the beach, is the perfect home for family gatherings and special occasions. The home is tastefully decorated, bright with stained glass windows (originally imported from England in the 1880's) and original hardwood floors, with plenty of extras designed for guests of all ages. Equipped with every amenity needed for large gatherings, including a full wrap around porch for additional outdoor living, you need only relax and enjoy your stay.

Location, Location, Location!: The Holly Haven House resides in the heart of the Historic District of Beach Haven, in the center of all that Long Beach Island has to offer. Just park your car in the driveway and walk to shops, restaurants, groceries, and entertainment. Cruises to Atlantic City leave from the end of the street. Fantasy Island and Bay Village attractions are just a short walk away. Boutique stores, theater, and restaurants are located just down the street. Best of all, the beach is located 200 yards away, with ocean views from the upper two floors of the home.

Perfect for Large Gatherings and Special Occasions: The Holly Haven House has been completely restored and remodeled to accommodate larger groups and gatherings. A new full bath has been added to the first floor, with an additional eighth bedroom with Queen sized bed, perfect for those who might have difficulty navigating the staircase. An additional seven bedrooms and 4 new, full baths are found on the upper two floors, designed with all ages in mind.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Our repeat guests are highly allergic to animals....moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    The downstairs of the house is very friendly to the handicapped, elderly, infirmed, etc.. Many of our guests have mentioned that we need to emphasize this fact more, as it has made such a difference in the quality of vacation....moreless

Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 5: 1 double

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  • Bedroom 6: 3 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 7: 3 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 8: 1 queen

    Queen sleeper - first floor...moreless

  • An eighth bedroom has been added to the first floor, with Queen sized bed, for those who might have difficulty navigating the staircase. The first floor bath with a large walk in shower is just through the kitchen. Very nice for people who need assistance to walk....moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    new first floor bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    new - second floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    new - second floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

    newly remodeled - second floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, tub, shower

    newly remodeled - third floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 6: outdoor shower

    enclosed outdoor shower...moreless

  • New first floor bath added for convenience and for those who might have trouble navigating staircase. Third floor bath has original claw foot tub and a new shower stall. All baths are new and newly remodeled....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The house has been completely remodeled and updated. Central heat and air have been added throughout the house. A new kitchen contains all new stainless appliances, including two dishwashers, five burner stove with double ovens and built in microwave, new refrigerator with filtered ice and water in door. An additional refrigerator may be found for extra storage. Laundry facilities are located on the first floor. Every amenity has been added to accommodate large gatherings....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Comcast Xfininity...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Portable Sony Bluetooth unit....moreless

  • Television:

    Flat screen with ChromeCast that allows you to stream internet entertainment like Netflix, HuLu, You Tube etc. straight to the tv....moreless

  • Video Library:

    DVD collection...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Village:

    We're located in the Historic District of Beach Haven. You can walk to everything and it's possible not to use your car for the whole week. Time on the front porch is an activity in people watching....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room:

    Entertainment featuring flat screen tv, DVD, Sony Bluetooth mini stereo unit. We also have ChromeCast, so you can stream internet based straight programming like Netflix to tv, DVD collection....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking:

    Parking in the rear of the house for 4 + cars as well as street parking in the front of our home....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker:

    2 coffee makers...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher:

    2 dishwashers...moreless

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    2 refrigerators...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Toaster and toaster oven....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Full manicured front and side gardens with climbing roses on front porch and side fence....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    2 outdoor gas grills with extra propane tank so you'll never run out....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Huge full 4 sided wrap around porch with rope lights for night time ambiance....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Peak Weekends
Sep 16 - Nov 27, 2016
2 night min stay
$1,100
Peak Summer Weekly
Jun 24 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay

$8,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,150
$8,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Off peak 3 day minimum stay $2,200.

**Please note that our home is not available for high school prom / graduation, or college graduation functions.

During off-peak season, Holly Haven House can be rented for multi-day special occasions with minimum 3 days / 2 nights per week stay.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 05/30/2016
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Location

Located in the heart of Beach Haven's Historic District, on the southern end of Long Beach Island. The house is located just steps from the beach, with cruises to Atlantic City leaving from the end of the street. Entertainment, stores, restaurants, and amusements are all within walking distance. Park your car in the ample room behind our home, and never get in it again for the rest of your stay. Norman Rockwell-esque ~ this is the perfect location!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Holly and Alex are lovers of Victorian architecture (read gluttons for punishment ) ;), have owned and remodeled several in the past, and currently own two Victorian homes. Holly grew up on Long Beach Island and will always consider it home. Alex is one of eight children and is used to the provisions of plenty. We fell in love with the original stained glass windows, imported from England in the 1880's.

Why the Owner Chose Beach Haven, NJ, USA:
Tired of looking for the perfect family reunion house for large families, we decided to purchase a home we could tailor make to include the needs of multi generations. The location of our home is perfect for members of every age, as the house is located within walking distance of all attractions and stores. The large 4 sided wrap around porch is the ideal place to relax if you choose not to leave the property.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Perfect for Family Reunions or for families who vacation together. Great for wedding accommodations, bridal parties, wedding dinners. Full 4 sided wraparound porch for plenty of outdoor living. Steps to the beach with beach badges included with rental.


Contact us

Speaks: english, Farsi

 

Photos

  • Holly Haven House

    Holly Haven House

  • Paradise where you will spend most of your time. Lovely lights at night.

    Paradise where you will spend most of your time. Lovely lights at night.

  • Living Room w/ flat screen / DVD / Chrome Cast / Sony portable stereo/ fireplace

    Living Room w/ flat screen / DVD / Chrome Cast / Sony portable stereo/ fireplace

  • Kitchen view from back porch door

    Kitchen view from back porch door

  • Original Butler's Pantry with additional seating off the kitchen.

    Original Butler's Pantry with additional seating off the kitchen.

  • Laundry room and downstairs bath w/ large easy walk in shower. Ease of access.

    Laundry room and downstairs bath w/ large easy walk in shower. Ease of access.

  • Second floor Easterly bedroom with ocean views. 2 twin beds.

    Second floor Easterly bedroom with ocean views. 2 twin beds.

  • 1 of 5 Full Baths ~ 2nd Floor

    1 of 5 Full Baths ~ 2nd Floor

  • Off street parking for 6-7 cars (or a boat trailer) ;)

    Off street parking for 6-7 cars (or a boat trailer) ;)

  • 3rd floor Easterly bedroom with reading nook and ocean views.

    3rd floor Easterly bedroom with reading nook and ocean views.

  • Northwest 2nd floor bedroom.

    Northwest 2nd floor bedroom.

  • Lit up at night with soft glow of rope lights and lanterns. Great for nightcaps.

    Lit up at night with soft glow of rope lights and lanterns. Great for nightcaps.

  • Large foyer with original Dutch Door and transoms. Taken from stair landing.

    Large foyer with original Dutch Door and transoms. Taken from stair landing.

  • Dining Room w/ fireplace and antique marble topped buffet and Afghan carpet

    Dining Room w/ fireplace and antique marble topped buffet and Afghan carpet

  • Downstairs Queen bedroom. Great for elderly or for those with trouble walking.

    Downstairs Queen bedroom. Great for elderly or for those with trouble walking.

  • Kitchen from side yard / grills entry. 2 dishwashers, 5 burner gas oven.

    Kitchen from side yard / grills entry. 2 dishwashers, 5 burner gas oven.

  • Master Bedroom with flat screen tv and DVD

    Master Bedroom with flat screen tv and DVD

  • 2nd floor bedroom ~ Queen

    2nd floor bedroom ~ Queen

  • Distance to beach with new Lifeguard / bath / shower facilities.

    Distance to beach with new Lifeguard / bath / shower facilities.

  • Our beach at low tide or a small slice of heaven.

    Our beach at low tide or a small slice of heaven.

  • 3rd floor bedroom with bunk beds

    3rd floor bedroom with bunk beds

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This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Saturday, July 23, 2016

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