The home is located just steps from ocean access, the access is a private walk over bridge for residents only. This home was just remodeled with all new hurricane windows and doors. It was painted both inside and out, and all furnishings are brand new. The Master Bedroom has a king size bed, dresser, mirror, and entertainment stand with a brand new HD 39' TV with a HD DVD Player. The Master Bathroom door entrance is inside the Master Bedroom which is great for privacy. The second bathroom which has been completely remodeled is located off the hall so that any visitors have access without walking through the entire house and the second bedroom is just steps from this full bathroom. There is an open bonus room (3rd bedroom) off the dining room, this room has a day bed with a pull out bed providing my vacationers with two twin beds if needed. The second bedroom has a queen size bed, dresser with mirror and a HD 39' TV. The dining room table seats four and the counter top breakfast area has two bar stools for casual dining. The screened patio has seating and a small dining table along with a gas grill. The home includes a washer and dryer, two adult bicycles, inner tubes, beach chairs and umbrellas, a beach cooler, and rafts. All linens are included and the kitchen has all the necessities needed including a coffee maker. An ironing board and iron are also included. The entry door locks are key less and you will provide the four digit code to be programmed so you can easily remember it . The kitchen includes a refrigerator with cubed/crushed ice and filtered water. There is a range and a microwave oven and a dishwasher. High speed internet access is included along with a DVR for the main TV for the HD Cable service for all three TV's, this service includes all the sports channels. A land line is included with domestic long distance calls for free. Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and Sea World are approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes away. Kennedy Space Center is 45 minutes, St. Augustine is 45 minutes, Daytona International Speedway is 20 minutes. Ponce Inlet Lighthouse is 40 minutes, and historic downtown New Smyrna is 45 minutes. This home away from home has everything you need to have a wonderful vacation whether you are looking for a romantic weekend for two, or a family vacation for fond memories.
- House1100 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay30 nights
2 Bedrooms-2 Full Bathrooms-Sleeps 6-Screened Patio with Ocean View
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- Response time:
- within a few hours
- Calendar last updated:
- Jun 25, 2018
About Pam Houghton
I was born and raised in Michigan and moved to Florida in my early 20's. This home was bought as a future retirement home. I fell in love with Ormond by the Sea after an extensive search for property on both coasts. While waiting to retire, and I do hope that will be one day soon, I wanted to share my dream home by the sea with guests that could enjoy it as much as I have with my family!
Pam Houghton purchased this House in 2006
Why Pam Houghton chose Ormond Beach
Ormond by the Sea is a very quaint town, the people are so friendly and the area is very safe! I do a lot of research before purchasing property because safety is my main concern. The ocean is just 400 feet away from the house which is a plus for me because I love the sound and smell of the ocean. My dream was to one day retire and live close to the ocean. You can hear the ocean from the house and I find the sound of it very soothing. You don't have to worry about parking and the beach is private you just walk across the walkway at the end of my street. When the tide goes out, the beach sand becomes firm enough to ride your bike along the beach, this is one of my favorite activities. Just North on Ocean Shore Blvd there is a protected area, miles of protected land with no homes, or condos and that is an unusual sight for oceanfront property in Florida. There are many wonderful attractions nearby.
What makes this House unique
I have had many unique experiences during my weekend trips to the house. One weekend the Sea Turtle Patrol had to dig up a turtle nest because the turtles did not come out when expected. That was an amazing experience to see approximately 30 tiny sea turtles making their way to the ocean, it seemed like such a long journey for something so small. I have also seen Northern Right Whales off the coast and dolphins. It's a great place for a couple that loves to walk the beach for exercise or just take a romantic stroll, or even a family that just wants to leave behind all their technology to have some fun in the sun! Trust me, your kids will forget about their cell phone and online games when they see this beautiful beach. This property is located close to many Central Florida attractions like Disney World, Universal Studios, Sea World, Kennedy Space Center, Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, and St. Augustine. Downtown Ormond on Granada Street is very quaint and has a lot of unique stores to explore if you like to shop. Outlet malls are not far away, Orlando has some mega outlet malls with really great deals for the experienced shopper. My family has fond memories from our many long weekend stays, my youngest daughter lives about an hour away and sometimes drives over just to enjoy the amenities, mostly the beautiful beach!
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Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Extremely nice house and neighborhood.
This house is very close to the beach and nicely furnished. Nice landscaping, covered patio and enclosed private yard. The owner has provided everything needed to ensure the best experience possible.
Beautiful home a block from the beach.
Everything we could possibly need for our stay was provided. Kept in touch with Pam all through "Irma". She was very helpful. Thank you :)
Thank you for the review and I am so happy that the house provided you with all the necessities. I really appreciate your taking such great care of my home!
Just best what you can get!
We stayed for a week and enjoyed every minute. House was was clean and nice, beach it's just awesome, like 3 minutes walk and you on the beach that it was always empty, few people in distance. It's exactly what we was looking and hoping to come back next year. Pam was always responsive and helpful to answer all questions but we didn't have too much questions cuz all was good. Thanks Pam
Great location, house was very nice and beach wasn't busy at all.
Beach was great. It was middle of July and wasn't busy at all. Was like having our own private beach. How had everything we needed except a cooler but that was easy to get. Great restaurants close.
Fabulous! Could not have found a more beautiful home to stay in for our ten year anniversary.
Beautiful home. Very clean. Peaceful neighborhood. Short walk to beach. Property well maintained. Would recommend.
The house was clean, tidy, and wonderfully set for my family of four. The close walk to the beach along with towels, umbrellas, and boogie boards made the days at the beach relaxing. The close proximity to the grocery store allowed us to eat at home.
I totally would recommend this house!!
Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, and Sea World are approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes away. Kennedy Space Center is 45 minutes, St. Augustine is 45 minutes, Daytona International Speedway is 20 minutes. Ponce Inlet Lighthouse is 40 minutes, and downtown New Smyrna is 45 minutes.