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Family Beach Get-a-Way Just 4 Houses from the Ocean!

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 11)

This is a great family house done in the traditional upside down style used to take advantage of beach views. The north deck has an octagonal picnic table to seat the whole family as well as a high top table w/chairs and stools to better see the ocean and assist the cook! It is a great place to check out the morning waves while sipping that first cup of coffee, or for enjoying a home grilled dinner (watch out for those seagulls though, they are fast!) The east deck is covered and a nice place to escape the midday sun. It's breezy and cozy all at once!. Both decks are great places to watch the world go past by air, land or sea.

The dining room has a huge historic table that seats all guests at once. There is also bar seating for 2 and a beverage fridge to free up space in the main refrigerator for food stuffs. The living room has a unique built in bar area complete w/keg fridge and Margaritaville Blender. It's great for adults but our kids love the bar area as a place to snack and play games. The top floor also has a full bathroom and utility closet. There is plenty of cabinet space in the kitchen for all your goodies..and we supply two drip coffee makers so there is no waiting in the morning for that crucial next cup!

There is a newly renovated master bath. and the other downstairs bathroom is separated into two rooms, one w/two distinct sink areas and the other comprising the toilet and tub/ shower. This configuration is especially useful during rush hour! To me the best shower is found outside, where all the sand and salt can be washed off under the sun or stars...depending on how late you are. There is a downstairs deck as well, where beach toys and chairs can be found, and in the side yard there is even a good, old fashioned clothes line for sandy towels and wet suits. Almost all of the beds are new foam mattress beds, making for a great night's sleep! The driveway has parking for four, or use the street and let the kids use the drive way for games and biking.

Keywords: large house, beach house, reunion potential, Stone Harbor, NJ, shore house, sand, waves, Jersey Shore

More Details

Owner
Felicia Angus
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 9, 2017

About Felicia Angus

My brother and I are from a large family and both my husband and sister-in-law come from north of the border. We collaborate well..working and playing together here. Our kids have been lucky to grow up together in this house during their summers and in the off season. In fact, our favorite times have been spending early fall, Thanksgiving, and New Years here. The town spruces up for the holidays, and it's so nice and quiet too.

Felicia Angus purchased this house in 1993

Why Felicia Angus chose Stone Harbor

My parents had a place in Stone Harbor since before I was born. Then many members of the extended family began settling here as well. When my husband and I got married and moved to London, we would come to Stone Harbor for our family holidays. In fact we were married in Stone Harbor, and had our reception in Cape May. So you can see the area has special meaning for us. One New Year's Holiday a friend and sister-in-law spotted this property and the rest was history. We bought the house w/one of my brothers, making the trans-Atlantic ownership much easier. Along the way a few of my other brothers have purchased properties on the island and Stone Harbor has been our family reunion 'beach week' spot for going on 30 years now. The 20 cousins all have such a good time together that they are now petitioning for 'beach weeks!'

What makes this house unique

What makes this house great is that it is so close to the beach and an easy walk to town. Because of its proximity to the water we often find our house used as the base camp on beach days. What I love is when it's not too hot to keep the windows open you can go to bed to the sounds of the ocean at night and wake up to the sounds of the gulls in the morning. The house is on a bigger lot too, and that gives it a sense of privacy...as do the big old trees out front. It is not a new house, but an older house modernized w/a bit of funk...the old wood charm mixed in w/the new world functional that just makes it a great house to vacation.

Amenities

Stone Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • We will refund any and all monies if we are able to rerent the house. We understand that life happens and try to work w/our renters.
  • Beach badges are supplied and must be accounted for at the end of stay to avoid restocking charges by the tenants.
  • The house must be left in good order. Dishes in the dishwasher and running, trash emptied, etc. Bed and bath linens are not supplied.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • 3 Queen size Beds, 5 twin beds your own bedding and towels are required
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outdoor shower, keg & beverage refrigerators, off-street parking for 4, ceiling fans throughout, kitchen towels supplied, extra large property provides privacy. Please note that renters supply their own bed sheets and bath and beach towels.

Reviews

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(22 traveler reviews)

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Family Beach Get-a-Way Just 4 Houses from the Ocean!
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
5

Wonderful porch!

  • 5 of 5

We have rented this property for four years now and it is delightful. Clean, roomy, with excellent spaces in which family and friends can hang out. The price is good, especially for the area, and the owners are pleasant! The porch is my favorite place to sit and enjoy the ocean breeze.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stay

  • 5 of 5

Very enjoyable stay

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house and location for a beach vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great outdoor spaces, convenient to the beach, owners were easy to deal with

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Ideal!

  • 5 of 5

My siblings and cousins spent a wonderful weekend here. Every year since our parents passed away we have met somewhere to stay connected and have a good time together. This house was perfect for us in the amount of space it provided - both personal space in the bedrooms and together space in the living areas. We could (and did) sit on the deck and talk for hours. We could (and did) sit inside and watch football games. We could (and did) sit up late in small groups and raid the fridge. It's close enough to town to walk. It's close enough to the beach - one block! - to go over and over again. The house isn't brand new and shiny, but rather exudes the love from family and good care. The contact with the owners was prompt, easy, and very accurate. Would highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything You Would Want

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay in this very clean well kept home Stone Harbor - all the little touches were there for a weeks stay! Your right on the beach in less than 2 minutes! You can spread out in this place from large bedrooms to the great common areas including a covered deck. You have great space from neighbors so that you don't feel like you have to keep it to a minimum - highly recommended for family's and friends.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful vacation house for family and fun

  • 5 of 5

This large home is fantastic for a family beach vacation. It offers private and quiet bedrooms with excellent mattresses on the first floor and a huge open second floor for family gatherings. There is extra off-street parking and plenty of open lot space. The kitchen is very large and very well equipped. The living room has comfortable seating for many ....but the best part is the second floor covered deck facing the water. It is very large, has comfy furniture, rocking chairs and an amazing view of the beach. The owners are very friendly, very helpful and very easy to communicate with. I highly recommend this home for a real beach vacation.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Point of Interest
PlayGround& workout area
Nearest Point of Interest
Main Street in Town
Nearest Point of Interest
Municpal Park Area
Nearest Point of Interest
Bird Sanctuary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $750

No Animals.

We do NOT rent to Prom or Graduation parties. No exceptions. Sorry (but congratulations!)
Full week rentals only from June thru Sept. After that 3 night minimum as always.
Holiday rates differ. Thanksgiving/Christmas/Memorial Day,Etc.. Prices upon request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.