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A cozy, homey cottage, just steps from the beach.

Bedrooms 2
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath beach steps from the beach

This quaint, cozy 2 bed/1 bath beach cottage sleeps 5-7 people and is the perfect get away for two couples or a small family. You must see the pictures to appreciate our sweet home. The master bedroom has a queen bed with a plush mattress, while the second bedroom has a twin over full bunk bed. There is a CordaRoy convertible sleeper that sleeps 2. It's a huge foam chair that converts to a queen sized bed. The house has tile throughout. The kitchen is stocked with everything you will need for a relaxing vacation. You can cook if you want, or go visit the many restaurants that are very close. There is a wonderful, bright Florida room at the back of the house - perfect for that morning cup of coffee and a great book. The family room has a 47 inch flat screen HDTV with too many channels to mention. There is also a Blueray player and a DVR for the shows you just can't miss. We are equipped with high speed internet as well. The couch in that room also pulls out to make another queen size bed. The beach is just a block from our front door. You can sit on the front porch and listen to the waves after a long day enjoying the many attractions nearby. Tom Renick park is a few blocks north of us, which provides a beautiful place to camp out at the beach for the day. There are clean bathrooms, showers and even a play structure for the children, if you can ever tear them away from playing in the sand and the waves. Come and make our home your home for a vacation you will always remember.

Property Manager
Meg Sams
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 9, 2017

About Meg Sams

We are a beach loving family that make our current home in the Atlanta, GA area. Growing up in South Florida instilled in us a love for the sand and waves. We knew we would always make it back down to sunny Florida someday. We have 3 young boys who also share our love for surfing and sailing. This cozy cottage is our home away from home....

Meg Sams purchased this house in 2013


O'byrne House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , outdoor shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 baby crib , 1 bunk bed , Twin over Full Bunk Bed. Pack n Play in closet.
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

A cozy, homey cottage, just steps from the beach.
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 12 reviews

Cozy little home

  • 5 of 5

A perfect place for a beach vacation, the outdoor shower was our favorite!

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cute and close to beach!!!

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time ....would definitely stay again😍

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying at our house Laura! Hope you and your group will come again sometime. :)
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Great property, very cozy!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a weekend since My daughter was playing on a Volleyball tournament... we didn't get to enjoy the beach since we were at the courts must of the day and also it was very cold... but we did enjoyed our time in the house. We are planning to go back soon!

  • Submitted: Jan 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very nice and clean. Well worth the money. This is conveniently located w. 300 yd walk to the beach

  • 4 of 5

Good time

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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great little house, perfect location

  • 5 of 5

house was clean and felt like a house not a rental, we enjoyed our stay and would recommend to anyone looking for an affordable place to stay. neighbor who is property caretaker was so friendly and when she seen us always asked if we needed anything. if you are reading this review looking for a place, book it you wont be disappointed. Ormond and Flagler beaches are great and not overcrowded.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What an AMAZING vacation!

  • 5 of 5

A few of my friends and I ventured to Ormond Beach after a recommendation by a former co-worker of mine and I am glad we did! After searching VRBO for places to stay, we were instantly "hooked" when we saw this property. The price for a whole week for an entire house was absolutely unbeatable! Meg was always prompt in answering questions, before and during our stay. This property is one that you do not want to miss out on! Close enough to the strip in Daytona but far enough away that you can relax and unwind after a long day at the beach! I would highly recommend this property to anyone looking for something different and unique. We felt welcomed from the moment we entered the house until we checked out! This is somewhere I would love to return in the future! Thank you for helping us have a great vacation! FYI Lenny's Pizza (in walking distance), Riptides, and Crabby Joes (in Daytona) are GREAT options for food!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Orlando Attractions and the Magic Kingdom: If you’re up for adventure, there are plenty of attractions awaiting in Orlando about an hour and a half away. There you can find several Disney attractions, including the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom. Other Orlando attractions include The Orlando Science Center, Wonder Works children's museum, SeaWorld, LegoLand, Arabian Knights Dinner Theater and Universal Studios Florida to name a few. In need of some retail therapy? Orlando is home to unique boutiques and several malls including the upscale Florida Mall and Downtown Disney area. For waterpark fun, try slipping and sliding at Orlando's Wet-n-Wild theme park or swimming with the dolphins at SeaWorld's Discovery Cove. Interested in History? Visit the oldest continuously inhabited city in the United States – St. Augustine. It’s less than an hour’s drive north of the cottage. Explore the Spanish fort, Castillo de San Marcos whose construction began in 1672 and is complete with cannons, and dungeons! Or, walk down St. George Street where quaint shops and cafes line the cobblestone streets. Historic landmarks are found along the way. You’ll find unique shops – everything from original art, jewelry, souvenir shops, fudge and ice cream! You can even take an after-dark ghost walk or ride a pirate ship! St. Augustine is also home to the Alligator Farm Zoological Park, the Fountain of Youth Archeological Park, Ripley’s Believe It or Not Museum, and the St. Augustine lighthouse. Another historic option is even closer. Fort Matanzas, a historic fort which guarded the southern flank of St. Augustine is only ½ hour north of the cottage. Space and Science: The Kennedy Space Center/Cape Canaveral is 51 miles to the south. Want to see history in action? Plan your visit around a launch from Kennedy Space Center/Cape Canaveral. The Space Center visitor experience showcases the history of travel into space. It’s great for kids of all ages! If you want more, the Astronaut Hall of Fame, Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum, and U.S. Space Walk of Fame are also right on the Space Coast. Drive a little further south to Cocoa Beach and visit Ron Jon’s Surf Shop, a favorite local area attraction, or visit the animals at the Brevard County Zoo. Speed Capital of the World: Maybe you’re coming into town for one of Daytona Beach’s big events. It’s not called the Speed Capital of the World for nothing! Daytona Beach is home to Biketoberfest, Bike Week, and Race Week at Daytona International Speedway. But that’s not all Daytona’s got to offer. While you’re here check out the Daytona Museum of Arts & Sciences, Congo River Golf Adventure, airboat rides & helicopter rides or the colorful Ocean Walk Shoppes & Theatre right on the Atlantic Ocean! Looking for souvenir shops or dining? Daytona is just a stone’s throw away and has many mainstream as well as mom & pop restaurants… everything from casual to fine dining. Or, perhaps you're feeling lucky while in town... try your hand at poker in Daytona Beach Kennel Club & Poker Room. Stay with us! So come & stay with us. We’re not far from the excitement of all that Central Florida has to offer. Be an adventurer by day and come home to relax in the quiet of Ormond-by-the-Sea. Or, avoid the crowds all together and spend a relaxing holiday enjoying the peace and tranquility of the sea and all it has to offer. We’d love to share our little slice of heaven with you!


Rates & Availability

O'byrne House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Biketoberfest 2017
Oct 19 2017 - Oct 22 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 12.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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