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INCREDIBLE Ocean / River Views from Every Room!! Beautiful 2B/2B Beach Condo

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 10 nights

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3 - 10 nights

About the property

2B/2B Beach Condo with Ocean / River Views from Every Room!!

Welcome to the Sun, Surf, and Beautiful White, Sandy Beaches of World-Famous Daytona Beach Shores, Florida!

Stay directly on the beach in a well-appointed, privately-owned (non-smoking) 2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom Condo at The Sand Dollar.

The Ocean-front Sand Dollar, directly on the beach, of the Majestic Atlantic Ocean, is a quiet, family building with heated Pool (85 degrees), Jacuzzi Hot Tub, 2 Saunas and Free WiFi.

Our beach condo is exquisitely decorated in a relaxing, sophisticated coastal style with soothing colors. Light and breezy, with a palette drawn from sand, shells, sea and sky, it whispers 'summer' all year round. You will be pleased with your decision to stay in this lovely, up-scale beach condo.

Unit 905 comfortably sleeps 6 people. The Master Bedroom, which opens onto the Balcony, has a (top-of-the-line Serta Marvelous Sleep, pillow-top mattress) King-sized bed and its own private bathroom and flat-screen TV. The Guest Room, with flat-screen TV, has two extra-long twins, which can be made into a king if you wish. In the Living Room, are two leather sofas, and one has a Queen-sized sleeper bed. The Guest Room and the Living Room share the other full-sized bathroom.

The Living Room and Dining area open onto a spacious private Balcony. There is a fully-equipped Kitchen with all full-sized appliances. Full-size, private Washer and Drier. Hair dryers in both bathrooms. Flat screen TVs in both bedroom and Living Room along with a CD/DVD. Free high-speed WiFi.

Secure Underground Parking (7’ height clearance) for one vehicle. Additional parking available on surface lot. Beach Chairs, umbrellas, boogie boards and more are available for your use.

Bedding, Sheets, Linens, and Towels (including Beach Towels) are included. We provide a starter supply of toilet paper, laundry detergent, dishwashing supplies, etc. The only items you need to bring are your own personal items and bathing toiletries.

Daytona is home to: Daytona International Speedway. NASCAR. LPGA National Headquarters. Greyhound Racing. Beachside Boardwalk. Numerous Festivals and Special Events. Even the telephone area code (386) spells F-U-N on the telephone keypad.

The following are close to The Sand Dollar: Grocery store and Pharmacy (within 1/3 mile). Fishing Pier with rod rentals. Deep Sea Fishing. Surfing. Para Sailing. Jet Skiing. Kayaking. Boating. Wildlife Viewing (especially during Sea Turtle Nesting Season). Golf. Water Park. Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, Florida’s tallest lighthouse. Family and Fine Dining.

Centrally located within 75 miles of most Central Florida Attractions, such as: Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, Sea World, Historic Saint Augustine, Kennedy Space Center, and much more!

For more information visit our web-site:

Daytona Sand Dollar Condo 905

Come Enjoy a Wonderful Beach Vacation!

A little side note: If you have ever stayed at Walt Disney's luxury, up-scale Vacation Club villas -- i.e. Animal Kingdom Lodge, Wilderness Lodge, Boardwalk Resort, Beach Club, Old Key West, Hilton Head or Vero Beach -- this is the same type of quality you will experience in our beach condo.

P.S. Tim is an MD (ENT surgeon). Tricia is an RN. We have high expectations of clean. Ellen, our housekeeper, does a wonderful job of cleaning.


Guest Testimonials:

Tricia and Tim,

Our stay in unit 905 at the Sand Dollar, right on the beach, has been most enjoyable. It definitely was a “home” away from home.

There were no amenities lacking and we were very impressed by the cleanliness and impeccable décor. It is evident that a great deal of time, effort and thought has gone into making the unit as eye-pleasing and comfortable as it is.

We will both miss the sunshine on the balcony, our afternoons by the pool and our morning walks on the beach. We go home with many fond memories of our Florida vacation at Daytona Beach Shores.

Hopefully, we will return in the future and do it again. Thank you both very, very much.

Don and Carolyn


Tim and Tricia,

What a lovely condo. It was a privilege to spend 2 weeks in this attractive, lovely place. We have enjoyed the beach every day and the pool and the Jacuzzi. We were so tired when we arrived.

We are leaving much rested. The condo was quiet with unbelievable sunsets and sunrises. It was so nice to have our family reunion here and lots of good food.

We hope we will be able to come back next year.

Tricia, your instructions were very adequate and I know you are proud of your condo. It was so unique to see the intercoastal as well as the ocean. So comfortable and cozy.

Thanks Much,

Eleanor and Ben

P.S. We especially enjoyed all the videos and CD’s, as our 6-year-old was kept entertained! What a restful place! I work in youth detention and have needed a lot of sleep. Your beautiful bedroom and lovely beach was “just what the Doctor ordered!”

Thank You Again!

Jennifer & Rick (and Chris)


Dear Dunlevy’s,

Our week here at the Sand Dollar was wonderful. We enjoyed lots of sun and warm weather. Everyone here was very friendly and helpful all week. We hope to return again next year and want to thank you for allowing us to share your home. It really was like a little piece of heaven.

Thank you.

Bill and Debbie (Warren, Ohio)


Dear Tim & Tricia,

Just a little note to let you know that my husband and I truly enjoyed your stay at your condo. Our stay will be an unforgettable one. It was just what we needed to come home to after working all day (at the Daytona 500 Races).

It felt very warm and was truly comfortable -- so comfortable that my husband and I will be purchasing the exact same mattress you have in the master bedroom.

Everyone here was very nice and hospitable. We especially enjoyed the peace and quiet. Again, it was our pleasure, and we will definitely be giving you a call back. We hope to be visiting your wonderful condo again next year.

Thank you for being so nice and accommodating.

Thank you,

Two Happy People!!!

Mike and Maria

Chandler, AZ


Dear Tricia & Tim,

We had a GREAT time! Your condo is beautiful! The view from the balcony is outstanding! The weather was great (only 1 day without sun). The sunrises and sunsets were truly awesome! The time went by way too fast. We hate to leave and go back to the “daily grind”.

Thank you for the opportunity to stay in your home!

Cathy, Marty and Marilee


Tim & Tricia

Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful home with us. We have really enjoyed being here. The view is fantastic! Hope we can stay here again.

Don, Pam & Sarah


Tim & Tricia,

Many thanks from my whole family. We had a blast and the place is great! Mom loves the décor more here than her condo 901. A great pleasure to meet you, Tricia (via internet and phone). I will be back next year!

Christine K. & Family


Hi Tricia,

We had an amazing time in Daytona. It was relaxing and fun. I didn’t know at the time we would be down there, but we even got to watch the space shuttle launch!

Thanks for renting us your condo. Tim and you have a beautiful place!

We took a few of your cards to pass on to some of friends who may be looking for a place.

Thanks again,

Jackie B.

P.S. You were right about the great location of your condo. All of us parents were glad not to be in the “festive” area of Daytona (as you had put it to me).


Dear Tim & Tricia,

Our week in your condo has been very enjoyable. We have spent countless hours playing on the beach and swimming in the pool. The kids have had a wonderful time collecting shells. We survived (and very much enjoyed) a day at Sea World, along with every other Spring Breaker from the North. We have had beautiful weather for the first week in April. It has been mostly in the upper 70’s/80’s. Thank you for a great vacation experience. It was our first spring break family vacation and it has been one to remember. Thank you for letting us stay in your home.

Tim & Veronica. Ryan and Heather.


Tim & Tricia,

Thank you for such a wonderful condo. This was our 1st trip and we couldn’t have asked for anything better! The beautiful sunrise and sunset were just the tip of the great things we saw. My personal favorite was the daily dolphin sightings! Each morning they played close to shore and it was a sight I’ll never forget. One other great sighting was the space shuttle launch! Again, something we’ll never forget. It amazed us that we could see it so clearly from the balcony.

The folks here at the condo were very nice – especially the superintendent. We look forward to our next visit and will most definitely request your condo again.

Thanks again and God Bless,

Mike & Amy (Columbus, Ohio)


Dear Tim and Tricia,

We had an awesome time here. We did a lot of really fun things, and I’m sure we will be back next year. Your condo is the nicest one we have ever stayed in.

Bradley G.

Kingston, TN


Dear Tim and Tricia,

The four of us all enjoyed our stay here in your wonderful condo. Thank you for being so helpful and making your condo feel like home. The beach was more beautiful than we could have every expected. While visiting we took a tour with Sun Cruz Casino, which actually helped us financially. We also enjoyed a fun-filled day at Sea World.

Although we are fighting sunburn and sad to leave, we again wanted thank you for everything, and look forward to staying in #905 in the future.

Four friends from Johnson City, TN


Tim and Tricia,

My family and I certainly enjoyed staying in your condo. Everything was very nice! We had beautiful weather all week. Our grandchildren loved the beach!

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Tricia Dunlevy
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2017

About Tricia Dunlevy

Tim is an MD (ENT surgeon). Tricia is an RN. We have high expectations of clean. Connie, our housekeeper, does a wonderful job of cleaning.

Tim served 20 years in the Navy, first as an aircraft carrier pilot, then as a surgeon. Tricia served 5 years in the Navy as an RN. We met in the Navy. We love the ocean and beach -- it is very soothing and healing . . .

Tricia Dunlevy purchased this condo in 2005

Why Tricia Dunlevy chose Florida Central East

We are right on the beach! Glorious Sunrises and Gorgeous Sunsets can be seen from our condo balcony! The Sand Dollar is solidly built building (survived 2 hurricanes). It is a friendly, family-oriented building, not a party building. Restaurants and grocery store within walking distance.

What makes this condo unique

Clean, well stocked, constantly maintained, nicely decorated, new linens through out the unit. Many amenities provided. Full size laundry room in unit.

Secured, reserved underground parking. Very secure building. Two elevators -- Easy access for folks who have difficulty walking. Wonderful 85 degree Heated Pool and Jetted Hot Spa directly on the ocean beach.

We see Nesting Turtles, Baby Turtles, Right Whale migrations, and rocket launches from Kennedy Space Center.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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INCREDIBLE Ocean / River Views from Every Room!! Beautiful 2B/2B Beach Condo
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews

Home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

It's always like coming home to the Dunlevy condo at Sand Dollar. Love the views of the beach AND the intracoastal!! Clean and nicely decorated - it has everything you need!! We highly recommend it and look forward to many more visits!!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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week vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a GREAT time! The condos veiw was amazing. The sounds of the ocean from the rear balcony and the view of the boats and water way out of the master bath in the morning so relaxing. It is very spacious and has everything needed . The pool and beach right out the lobby door. Underground parking a plus but a little tight if have a big truck. Wish could have stayed a week longer . Would stay here next time in daytona. Great place.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Beautiful beach condo for your getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful accommodations for our first visit to Daytona! Loved the easy access to the beach and the pool! Condo was nicely decorated and very clean. Had everything we needed for a comfortable stay. Located in a nice, quiet area but close to a diverse range of activities nearby. Appreciated the underground parking area as well. Will definitely stay here again. Thank you, Tricia and Tim!☀️🌴

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Sand Dollar unit 905

  • 4 of 5

Condo was very clean and had great views of the inter coastal and ocean. Had everything we needed and felt property was very secure. Easy access to the beach. We enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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The Perfect Place for a Wonderful Time!

  • 5 of 5

Tim & Tricia,

Thank you for allowing us to use your home. We had a wonderful time! It was the perfect place to stay for our month in Daytona Beach. Breathtaking sunrises and sunsets from the balcony! Riding our bikes on the beach. Swimming in the ocean, the pool, relaxing in the sauna, the numerous activities and so much more, including the location (so close to Public, CVS, etc) and more & more & more.

We plan to return in the future! -- Richard & Jean

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2015
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bike week

  • 5 of 5

place was awesome 2 couples stayed for bike week 2016 weather was great place was well taken care of thanks tim and tricia till next time. mike and dawn

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Daytona International Airport
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
LPGA Headquarters & several other courses
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Water skiing
Car: recommended


Grocery store and Pharmacy (within 1/4 mile).

Fishing Pier with rod rentals.

Deep Sea Fishing.


Para Sailing.

Jet Skiing.



Waterpark, Go-Carts, Miniature Golf, Laser Tag at Daytona Lagoon.

Wildlife Viewing (especially during Sea Turtle Nesting Season) Turtle Patrol.

Marine Science Center.

Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, Florida’s tallest lighthouse.


Family and Fine Dining.

Riverfront Shops of Daytona Beach -- unique waterfront shopping, dining and more.

The Pavilion at Port Orange -- an open-air, food, entertainment and shopping center.


Daytona International Speedway/Daytona USA.


LPGA National Headquarters.

Greyhound Racing.

Daytona Cubs - Minor League Baseball.

The Little Theatre (of New Smyrna Beach).

Beachside Boardwalk.

Ocean Center Convention Center.

Angell & Phelps Chocolate Factory Tour.

Daytona Flea and Farmers' Market .

Pirates' Island Adventure Golf.

Numerous Festivals and Special Events.


Walt Disney World.

Universal Studios.

Universal's Islands of Adventure.

Sea World.

Historic Saint Augustine.

Kennedy Space Center.

and much more!


Rates & Availability

Daytona Beach Shores Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Daytona 500
Feb 18 2017 - Feb 27 2017
10 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Spring Break
Mar 18 2017 - Apr 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
Apr 8 2017 - May 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
cleaning $70 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

Rates: $735 - $1200 / week + tax.
Special events additional: Daytona 500 (Feb). Bike Week (Mar). July 4th week.
$70 (weekly) $110 (monthly) cleaning fee plus a 12.5% Florida tax.
Saturday-to-Saturday rentals during: March, April, June, July
$200 fully-refundable security deposit is required. (Additional fees charged to owner by VRBO will be deducted from your security deposit.)
If you cancel the reservation more than 60 days of your arrival date, the payment will be returned, less a 10% administration fee. If you cancel the reservation less than 60 days of your arrival date, all monies paid may be applied to a future date/visit.


Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Daytona Beach Shores Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 9
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Private bath
    Guest Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Opens onto Balcony. Ocean-view. With private Bathroom
    Guest Room - 2 twin/ single , Two XL Twin beds that can be made into a KING if you wish
  • Master Bedroom: Ocean-view. Top-of-the-line, Marvelous Sleep, pillow-topped Serta mattress. TV. Double closets. Guest Room: Intra-coastal view. TV. Second full bathroom. Living Room: Two leather sofas. One opens into a Queen-sleeper.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
SEA TURTLES: Florida is the most important turtle-nesting environment in the United States with more than 50,000 nesting turtles summering in our waters. The female sea turtles begin coming ashore in May, and newborn hatching continues through October. Sea turtles are awkward on the sand, and the nesting process is laborious and difficult. The mother turtle will use her rear flippers to dig a hole and will lay about 100 “ping-pong ball” sized eggs in the nest. She will camouflage the hole by covering it with sand before leaving it. The female sea turtle never returns to her nest. The eggs incubate 2 months. As the eggs hatch, the hatchlings will collapse the hole by thrashing about, allowing them to climb out of the nest. The newborn turtles instinctively wait for the cooling of the sand to indicate nightfall before leaving the nest. They will then scramble to the ocean to seek protection.

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