Memorial Day Week (5/27-6/3)on Sale. Special $800 Plus Fees(51 Reviews)
The owner has been emailed.
This owner doesn't offer online booking through VRBO's checkout. You won't be eligible for our Book with Confidence Guarantee.
Never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram. Learn more
- Minimum stay:5-7 nights
- Property type:Condo
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
3 bedrooms,2 baths, across from beach,heated pool, 2 bikes, free wifi, w/d
Located in a gated community with beautiful landscaping, "THE SAND BUCKET" is just a short walk across the street from the beach (actually closer to the beach than some of the oceanside properties),the fishing pier and spray play park for children. Restaurants, shops, and parks are within walking distance and it's a short 4-mile drive to the downtown St. Augustine historic district.
St. Augustine is listed on Tripadvisor's 2016Travelers Choice Top 25 Destinations in the United States (ranked #25) and St. Augustine Beach is on the 2016 Travelers Choice Top Beaches In The United States (ranked #9)!
St. Augustine beach has 40 plus miles of beautiful beach and all the beach gear you will need is in the condo: chairs, sand toys, beach towels, umbrellas, beach cart aswell as pool noodles if you decide to spend a few hours at the pool. We've even included 2 adult bikes for you to tour the Island. If you are traveling with little ones, there is a pack n' play crib with linens, two children's feeding chairs, and a safety gate. For your comfort and our guests with allergies, we offer a smoke and pet free environment.
Fall is a great time to visit St. Augustine, so keep that in mind if a spring/summer vacation is not possible. Nights of Lights starts mid-November and has received national recognition for holiday festivities.
'The condominium was everything and more than advertised. It was well furnished, very nicely decorated and very clean. The grounds, including the exercise and pool areas, were no less well-cared for. There is a binder of local restaurants and attractions, as well as a guest book of experiences in the condo. Each proved to be great resources for us when making decisions about where to eat, or what sites we may find interesting. The two adult bicycles provided with the condo were more than adequate for us to ride into old town as well. The attention to detail at this condo shows that someone is paying attention, and is providing the means for the experience to continue to be great the next time.' . . . . Rick, September, 2014
Read our reviews to see what past guests have said about their stay at The Sand Bucket !
For your added comfort and security, our vacation rental condo is managed by Coastal Realty and Property Management in St. Augustine - winner of the Diamond Award from the Florida Community Association Journal! Coastal has been in business for over 23 years and manages over 600 short term vacation properties in St. Augustine. If you need additional accommodations for friends or family traveling with you, they can help you!
Contact us now to make THE SAND BUCKET your home away from home! We'd love to hear from you if you have any questions about The Sand Bucket or St. Augustine.
Before making a payment, always call the owner at the number listed on our website to make sure your payment instructions are accurate.
Never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.Learn more
Member since: 2007
- On floor 3
- 1480 sq. ft.
- Elevator : Steps from the front door of the unit.
Children's books, puzzles, and a few movies in unit. A pack n play and 2 booster seats are provided. Great location for children since the spray play area is just across the street at the pier. ...moreless
- Non Smoking Only
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Two adult bicycles are available for our guests. Secured high speed wireless internet in the unit and internet in the clubhouse/pool area. Pack and play for a baby and also a baby/toddler feeding chairs are provided. We have provided beach chairs, beach cart, boogie boards, pool noodles, beach towels, umbrella, and sand toys for your enjoyment! Smoke and pet free environment.....moreless
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Music Library:
Satellite / Cable:
4 flat screen TV's to enjoy. 40' flat screen in the family room with DVD player, 32' flat screen in master bedroom, and small flat screen in secondary bedrooms with DVD player in one of them....moreless
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Lake View:
- Near The Ocean:
- Ocean View:
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Broadband Access:
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Filtered Water
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Paper Towels
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items:
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Gated Community
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Large Cooler
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool:
- Heated Pool
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 22-May 19
Apr 22 - May 19, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
May 20-Aug. 4, 2017
May 20 - Aug 4, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Aug. 5 - Nov. 17, 2017
Aug 5 - Nov 17, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Rental damage protection $47
- Booking fee $50 + tax
- Cleaning $100 + tax
- Tax Rate 10.5%
THE RATES QUOTED AUTOMATICALLY MAY NOT BE CORRECT. Please contact us for an accurate quote. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE A VALID CREDIT CARD ON FILE FOR SECURITY DEPOSIT.
NO SMOKING - penalties apply for violating this policy.
NO PETS - penalties apply for violating this policy to include tenant's tenancy to be terminated immediately.
MINIMUM AGE TO RENT - 25.
HOLIDAY WEEKS ARE HIGHER.
Arrival time is 4:00 PM EST. Departure time is 10:00 AM EST.
$250.00 deposit at time of booking. Balance due 30 days prior to check in.
ALL RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE A VALID CREDIT CARD ON FILE FOR SECURITY DEPOSIT
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now
Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.
Great Location, across from St. Augustine pier... walk and bike everywhere... Enjoy pier events, festivals, music, fishing, fireworks on New Years Eve. Lots of parks for small children and new skateboard park for older children/adults within close proximity. Several great restaurants and small stores with beach apparel, gifts, etc. are within walking distance. A short 5-8 minute walk puts you on the beach of Anastasia State Park. Historic St. Augustine is a five minute drive away. Grocery stores are 2-4 miles away depending on your preference. Two outlet malls approximately 16 miles from condo.
There are 41 miles of beautiful coastline with eight beachfront parks. Vehicular traffic is allowed on 16 miles of the sandy beach which is free of charge October thru February and paid access March thru September.
Nights of Lights runs from mid-November thru January 31 during which time the historic area is ablaze with twinkling lights. National Geographic Magazine (Dec. 2011) ranked St. Augustine as 'one of the top 10 places to see holiday lights'. In 2009, AAA ranked it in their '12 Favorite Places to find the holiday spirit in the USA and Canada'.
Forbes Magazine (April, 2012) listed St. Augustine as one of 10 of the prettiest towns in America.
SmartMoney (October, 2010) listed St. Augustine on their list of 'The New Best Places to Retire'.
Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: My wife and I purchased this property in 2010 and are now in our seventh year of sharing our vacation home with guests. Our goal is to provide our guests with a comfortable and memorable "vacation home" that they will return to frequently.
Why the Owner Chose Saint Augustine, FL, USA:
After spending several vacations in the St. Augustine area when our children were younger we decided to buy here so that our grandchildren could enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of St. Augustine Beach. We vacationed in Seaside at Anastasia prior to purchasing our unit and quickly realized this is the 'best location on the island'. The beach across from our condo is a pedestrian-only beach, yet we are a short distance from the 'A' street beach ramp where you can drive for 16 miles South on the sand.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
St. Augustine is a wonderful location for a family vacation - Forty-plus miles of uncrowded beaches, no traffic jams, no high rise hotels (3 story limit), plenty of family style restaurants and venues for entertainment of all ages make for a relaxing vacation at the beach. Our condo offers some of the best ocean views that only a select number of third floor units have. We chose our condo based on the proximity to the pier and beach, and yet in a quieter area of the beach with plenty to do within walking distance.
- Primary: +1 8434421754 Owners
- Secondary: +1 9044610097 Jamie: Property Manager
- Tertiary: +1 4432866495 Jamie: Property Manager
- Fax: +1 9044610097 property manager
Links to more information:
- Click Here to see All My Rental Listings
Relax under the fan and enjoy the voice activated cable in our vacation rental.
We provide books, beach towels, beach cart & sand toys in our vacation rental.
Come on in and look around The Sand Bucket - popular vacation rental in Seaside.
Fully equipped kitchen with granite countertops, ice maker, filtered water, dw
Master bath vanity with shower and soaker tub in adjacent area for privacy.
A quiet spot to relax at the end of busy day in St. Augustine.
2nd bathroom with standard tub/shower combination. All linens provided.
The Sand Bucket-your home away from home on Anastasia Island. Enjoy!
Beautiful double rainbow as seen from our balcony!
We provide all the beach gear-cart, umbrella, chairs, sand toys, towels, etc.
Spray play park across the street (at the pier) with bathrooms and showers.
Fishing pier across the street from the condo.
Spacious master bedroom with king size bed, flat screen TV, and DVD.
Our Seaside vacation rental offers a large living/ dining area & 3 bdrms.
Dining area with pass through from kitchen.
Our "Welcome Book" , games and puzzles can be found here.
Second bedroom with queen size bed and small flat screen TV and DVD.
Third bedroom with Queen size bed and small flat screen TV.
private screened balcony for your enjoyment. Enjoy the sun rise from here.
The Sand Bucket is a spacious 1400 sq. ft. with laundry room plus balcony.
Enjoy ocean breezes on the screened balcony with lake, pool & ocean views.
Two adult bikes to tour the island - but please do not ride on the beach.
Short walk to 40+ miles of beautiful beach - some of which you can drive on!
Visit the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum. Walk to the top for great views.
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Saturday, April 29, 2017
Enter dates to see accurate pricing
Send a Message
Contact the owner or see rate notes on this listing for additional information and fees
Send a message to owner
Anonymously report this listing
We appreciate your participation and assistance with our efforts to operate the most secure and trusted vacation rental marketplace in the industry
If you have any questions, please visit our Help Center.