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Renovated - Beautiful Water-View Beach House Near Sandy Hook

(13 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/30/2017
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

A charming New Jersey Shore beach house just 40 minutes away from Manhattan by ferry, tastefully furnished with all the amenities you may need for a great beach vacation.

Step out day or night with many transportation, dining and outdoor recreation options at your doorstep, or stay in for quiet morning sipping coffee from the sunny waterview balcony in your own cozy retreat.

The Jersey Shore town of Highlands is a charming seaside town and the gateway to Sandy Hook. Our beach house is conveniently located in downtown Highlands, one block from the water and on a street lined with waterfront dining, lively bars and marinas.
We are minutes from New York City ferry, Sandy Hook / Sea Bright / Long Branch beaches and hiking/biking trails. Ideally located near PNC Art Center, Red Bank, Rumson, Asbury Park & Ocean Grove in Monmouth County.
1 block to Windansea, Inlet Cafe and Twin Lights Marina
Walking distance to waterfront restaurants and bars. 10 restaurants within 0.5 mile.

* Water view beach house sleeps 4-6
* 2 bedrooms and 2 full baths - duplex with 2 bedrooms, a full bathroom on each floor and a fully equipped kitchen
* Renovated with rich hardwood flooring and a mosaic tiled master bath
* Each bedroom is equipped with a queen-sized bed with 350-thread count Egyptian cotton sheets, pillow-top mattresses, down comforters and pillows
* Full-sized pull out sleeper sofa located on lower floor
* The master bedroom opens to a terrace with water view. On a clear day, you can see the Manhattan skyline and the Verazzano Bridge

* 40' flat screen HDTV and DVD home theater system with iPod dock
* Free wireless high speed internet access
* Non-smoking
* 350-thread count Egyptian cotton sheets, pillow top mattresses, down comforters and pillows
* Fully equipped kitchen, microwave, oven, dishwasher
* Air conditioning in every room
* Fenced-in backyard with Venetian pergola and paved patio for outdoor dining and barbecue (shared with tenants from other unit)
* Terrace with ocean view
* Washer/dryer on premises
* Free Sandy Hook beach parking pass

Please see our website in the "Links to more information:" section at the bottom of this page.

Come and experience the Jersey shore in your own private retreat by the sea.

Keywords: Waterview, backyard, patio, panoramic water views, easy commute to NYC


Member since: 2009

Speaks: english, spanish, Cantonese
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/30/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age: 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Ample fenced-in backyard space to run around...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Please no more than 1 pet. Ample fenced-in backyard space to run around...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Hair dryer, iron and full-size ironing board , coffee maker with filters...moreless


  • DVD Player


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Water View:

    View of Shrewsbury River, Atlantic Ocean and Sandy Hook beach. View of the Manhattan skyline and the Verazzano Bridge on a clear day. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    350-thread count Egyptian cotton sheets...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Ample street parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Front load, new unit...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Free Wifi - 75/75 FIOS...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Gas Oven...moreless


  • Balcony:

    Front double balcony and rear decking...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Front and back lawns. Rear lawn is fenced in...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


from 13 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
June 2017
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2017
4 night min stay

$1,400 $5,000
Summer / Peak
Jul 1 - Sep 2, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,750 $6,500
September 2017
Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2017
4 night min stay

$1,400 $5,000
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$750 $2,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included


VRBO/Homeaway just started introducing Service Fees in February 2016. We can alternatively use paypal using credit card to avoid these fees and also for a faster security deposit refund.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/30/2017
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25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Newark Liberty International
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 36
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sandy Hook

Car: Recommended


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Married Professional couple in our 30's. We love the town and the Jersey Shore

Why the Owner Chose Highlands, NJ, USA:
This is a beautifully maintained corner property unit. Great water views and sunset views from the rear deck.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Beautifully renovated with immaculate bathrooms, bright rooms and brand new fenced-in backyard. It's a quick bike ride / short walk to the beach, walking distance to waterfront restaurants and bars. Close to NYC ferry, NYC bus and trains. Free seasonal parking pass at Sandy Hook. Our favorite thing to do is sip coffee in the terrace enjoying the view of the river and ocean and have lunch across the street at the famous Windansea or Inlet Cafe.

Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, Cantonese
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/30/2017

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Links to more information:



  • Front of House

    Front of House

  • Kitchen


  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Master Bathroom

    Master Bathroom

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Kitchen Dining Table

    Kitchen Dining Table

  • Second Bedroom

    Second Bedroom

  • First Floor Bathroom

    First Floor Bathroom

VRBO #244026

This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Tuesday, May 30, 2017

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