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Direct Oceanfront 3/2 Home in the Daytona/Ormond Beach Area

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

Absolutely beautiful DIRECT OCEANFRONT HOME located on a pristine stretch of sandy beach. Cruise down the World's Most Famous A1A scenic highway in the quaint upscale town of Ormond Beach, Florida. The elegant warm atmosphere of the HOME BY the SEA draws you in from the moment you arrive. You can view miles of traffic free beach and breaking surf from the all the rooms in the Home. Feel at home with large screen televisions and high speed wireless internet access.The pillowtop king bed in the master makes for a heavenly nights sleep. The beachfront venue take your senses on an unforgettable journey where the possibilities are endless and the experience is priceless and memorable.

This Home is fully furnished including towels,linens, dishes, pots & pans, beach chairs, umbrellas & toys for the kids. It has been impeccably maintained and pride of ownership shows.

The Property is located on a Private street designated for Guests & or Owners only. There is ample parking in the 2 car garage & driveway.

Publix, The House of Doughnuts (Coffee & Pastry cafe), Stavros & Lennys Pizza Houses & Modern Grocery & Liqour Store are all with in a short walk from our house.

The Home is conveniently located with easy access to I-95 and I-4 as well as four international airports including Daytona Beach (20 Minutes), Sanford (1 hour), Orlando (1 hour) and Jacksonville (1 1/2 hours). The Daytona Beach area is home to numerous exciting and educational attractions including Daytona International Speedway, Daytona 500 Experience (the official attraction of NASCAR), Ponce de Leon Lighthouse, Marine Science Center, Deep Sea Fishing and an array of water sports including surfing, kayaking, kite boarding and scuba diving. It is less than a 2 hour drive to all Orlando area attractions including Kennedy Space Center, Disney World, Universal Studios and Sea World. America's oldest city - St Augustine - is just 1 hour away.

If you are fortunate enough to rent this Home, I know you'll love it as much as we do and you'll consider it your home away from home, just as we do. Everyone who has rented this Home, makes reservations for a future stay before they leave. Some of the guest comments are very heart warming.

Keywords: Home By the Sea, Beach House, 8 Ocean Drive,

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About The Owner

Our Home By the Sea has been in my family for 4 generations. It is my 'childhood' home. We take a great amount of pride in caring for the property and caring for the guests that stay with us. I live locally (10 mins away) and my family & I look forward to the time we are able to come home and enjoy our Home By the Sea

The Owner purchased this house in 1958

What makes this house unique

You will have the oppurtunity to see & experience Dolphins Playing in the surf, Turtles Nesting, Mother Wright Whales Calving & of course Stunning Sunrises

Guestbook comments from the owner

Gordon is exceptional in every way. Home By the Sea is a wonderful and beautiful beachfront home that has such attention to detail. The beach truly is the backyard. Our family felt incredibly welcomed and enjoyed every minute of our stay. We are so thankful to Gordon and his family for opening up such a precious place for other families to enjoy! What a gift! We love Home By the Sea!
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Daytona Beach Main Street Pier
"Great views from the pier, I recommend going to enjoy a beverage on the roof top outdoor bar..."
Daytona Lagoon
"Great for the kids of all ages"
Hull's Seafood Market Restaurant
"Best Seafood in town. They have in store dinning & the best seafood market"
Ocean Deck Restaurant & Beach Club
"One of our favorite places to go, great food & drink looking out onto the beach. Great place..."
Tomoka State Park
"This is a gem in our area, you can see Florida as it used to be. Bird, dolphins, manatees, f..."
Peach Valley Cafe
"Great food well known for breakfast"
Pirate's Cove Mini Golf
"Great Putt Putt course"
Alfies Restaurant
"Alfies has been serving good food for 30 + years"
Ocean Center
"Great convention center only 8-10 mins from the house"
Lulu's Oceanside Grill
"Good Food and atmosphere"
Bicentennial Park
"Great recreation area, paths allow you to hike/walk from ocean to river"
Lenny's NY Pizza
"NY style pizza"
Stonewood Grill & Tavern
"Good upscale casual dinning"
Stavros Original Pizza House IV
"Great Pizza and you can walk to the top of the street to pick it up hot and fresh"
Grind Gastropub
"Great Happy Hour outdoor cocktail venue, good night life"
Outback Steakhouse
"Consistent always a good to great steak and cold beer or good glass of wine"
O'Hara Irish Pub
"Great Pub, lots of boardwalk style games"
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum
"Explore the lighthouse and the shorline"
Daytona International Speedway
"Like to go fast here is where to see them race"
Ormond Scenic Loop & Trail
"TAKE THE SCENIC LOOP TO SEE UNTOUCHED FLORIDA WILDERNESS "
Caribbean Jack's
"Cool place for a meal & or live music"
Casements, The
"Visit the Rockefeller house and stroll/explore the shoreline "
River Grille
"Great food overlooking the Tomoka river"
Daytona Beach Bandshell
"Free concerts during the season "
Bruce Rossmeyer's Daytona Harley-Davidson
"It is the largest Harley Davidson Dealership in the world. They have it all and it is fun to..."
Castillo De San Marcos
"Awesome day trip"
Daytona Beach Main Street Pier
"Great views from the pier, I recommend going to enjoy a beverage on the roof top outdoor bar..."
China Taste
"Best Asian Take Out in the area"
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
"An Awesome Day trip"
House of Donuts
"Top of the street great Coffee & and pastries"
The Conch House Restaurant
"Great Marina Resort Bar & Restaurant"
The Garlic
"One of the Top restaurants in the area"
J.B.'s Fish Camp & Restaurant
"Genuine "Florida Cracker" Seafood"
Blue Spring State Park
"Great place to see manatees in the winter"
High Tides at Snack Jack
"Great venue literally hang out over the beach & ocean"
Betty's A1A Cafe
"Great Food and service near the Home By the Sea. Be sure to ask for Samantha as your server ..."
Stonewood Grill & Tavern
"Good upscale dinning experience"
Nearest Point of Interest
PASTRY,COFFEE HOUSE & GREEK PIZZA & SALAD RESTURANT
Nearest Point of Interest
LENNYS PIZZA
Nearest Point of Interest
TACKLE SHOP
Nearest Point of Interest
ORMOND MALL/GROCERY& LIQUOR STORE
Nearest Point of Interest
ALFIES RESTURANT
Nearest Point of Interest
PUBLIC PARK
Nearest Point of Interest
SCENIC LOOP

Amenities

O'byrne House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 king , Pillow top California King Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , This bedroom is a suite, it has its own full bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 Twin beds are perfect for the kids
  • King size bed (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Direct Oceanfront 3/2 Home in the Daytona/Ormond Beach Area
average rating of 4.890909 based on 56 reviews
5

Great ocean view!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great beach house. Has everything you need for your vacation. We went for Biketoberfest and had plenty of room to put the bikes in the garage. Lovely quiet neighborhood. Would stay again in a heartbeat! Thanks to Gordon.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy you enjoyed your stay at our Home By the Sea and thank you and your entire family for for choosing our property and our area for BIKETOBERFEST 2017. We look forward to having you back again next year : )
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Gordon and.Cathy we're great hosts! They made sure we had everything we needed. The home was stocked with all the necessities to feel like home and to be able to prepare meals, even a grill. They shared with us the best place to buy local seafood.There were beach toys and boogie boards.

A fun time! Thanks so much!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy you enjoyed your stay at our Home By the Sea and thank you and your entire family for for choosing our property and our area for your 2017 VACATION. We look forward to having you back again next year : )
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This home is perfectly situated in Ormond Beach for a family vacation.

  • 5 of 5

This home faces the beach at the end of a quiet residential street. It is very well maintained and very comfortably laid out. Our family of four spent a relaxing week, easily moving from house to beach and back again. There are plenty of beach accessories available to use, so no need to pack your own. The owner is super easy to work with, responsive and knowledgeable about the area. Favorite surprise aspect about the property: completely private outdoor shower!! Our family would definitely want to book here again given the opportunity.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The HOME BY THE SEA had NO DAMAGE FROM IRMA enabling you and you family to enjoy your stay with us. Thank you for the 5 star review. We look forward to hosting you and your family visit us again in the future.
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5

Best beach house location ever!!

  • 5 of 5

The view from the house was amazing. We watched the sunrise every morning while having our morning coffee. We were fortunate to see a lot of the wildlife in their natural habitat… just beautiful. Location and the private beach was perfect for all of us… just steps away from the house. The house is very cozy and fully stocked with everything you would need. Loved the outdoor shower!

Gordon was quick to respond to all our questions and gave us some suggestion on what to do in the area. We were very sad to leave. We already miss the view from the Livingroom. We would definitely stay here again on our next vacation.

Thank you so much for the hospitality Gordon & Cathy!!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy you enjoyed your stay at our Home By the Sea and thank you and your entire family for for choosing our property and our area for your 2017 VACATION. We look forward to having you back again next year : )
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5

FABULOUS

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying & I cannot see us ever staying anywhere else in Ormond Beach. The property is clean, well maintained, and everything anyone could need is supplied. The location is perfect, you're close to restaurants & activities but you also have privacy & seclusion. It's a peace of heaven. It has a special place in our hearts & we have some amazing family memories thanks to Gordon & Cathy. They are so kind & accomodating.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy you enjoyed your stay at our Home By the Sea and thank you and your entire family for for choosing our property and our area for your 2017 VACATION.
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5

Couldn't ask for a better beach location!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved Gordon and Cathy's place! It had everything you could think of and more. All kitchen items, linens and beach items you could ever need. The location was great with the ocean just steps away. Walking distance to a couple of places to eat and a short drive to others and a grocery store (Publix) that I actually set up to deliver a couple of days before to deliver the day after we arrived. We saw Dolphins one night around sunset and one morning saw fresh turtle tracks and nests within a 5 minute walk down the beach. The beach was never crowded. Gordon was very nice and checked in a couple of times to make sure everything was going well. If you are looking for a beach getaway but still close enough to area attractions for some fun this is the place to be. The best of both worlds. It was actually really hard to leave........We hope to stay here again when we get the chance!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.5%

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.

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