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Ocean Front, Summer Haven! 360 Degree View !! sunrise and sunset from your deck

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,108 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8

2 nice size bedrooms, 2 baths, greatroom, galley kitchen, lots of wrap around deck, big screened porch at ground level on a fantastic non-driving beach! range and refrigerator.Property from ocean to marsh and tidal creek! More beach time and less maintenance with living in a cottage size home! This is a unique, relaxed beach community! Great surf fishing, great surfing, bring your boat to fish the Intracoastal Waterway or Matanzas Inlet! Absolutely gorgeous views with spectacular sunrise and sunset views! 17 miles south of downtown Historic St. Augustine and you can see dolphins swimming and is very close to http://www.marineland.net/plan_your_visit.html -wifi available and unlimited free local calling. The proximity of Matanzas inlet is a great bonus. owner will provide 4*4 vehicle as there is only dirt road access to the house. parking for personal vehicles within half a mile Clearly it is a feeding ground for fish which collect there in large numbers and attracts many seabirds. we sat and watched pelicans and ospreys diving for lunch and supper. This property has a new a/c, new deck and many more upgrades..


Owner
Pam Kota
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
December 16, 2017

About Pam Kota

This house represents a dream come true - i just purchased this home and have long renovation effort ahead of me but i melt everytime i look at that ocean view - i am hoping that the visitors enjoying this property will bless this home

Pam Kota purchased this house in 2015

Why Pam Kota chose Summer Haven

This property is a realization of a dream. What can I say - I DARED to dream Wanted this property so bad as it has ocean view in the front and marsh/river/intercoastal view in the back - this property allows for ocean and river fishing.

What makes this house unique

ocean front , all round wrap around balcony, river view.

Proximity to Matanzas Inlet, Marineland Dolphins, and Historical monuments and in the nations oldest city

And so, TripAdvisor's top 10 pizza restaurants:

2. Pizza Time of St Augustine, St. Augustine, Florida

Fish ON!!!!

Amenities

Summer Haven House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1108 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
  • outdoor shower available
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , 2 sleep sofa /futon , Sterns and Fosters ultra luxury mattress
  • Bed Room 2 has 2 Trundle Bed's that can sleep 4 living room has a queen sleeper sofa
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • pier fishing
Notes:
Trial size Shampoo, Conditioner, Moisturizer, Soap and Toothbrush will be provided

Reviews

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Ocean Front, Summer Haven! 360 Degree View !! sunrise and sunset from your deck
average rating of 4.78125 based on 32 reviews
Miami, Fl
4

Beautiful views

  • 4 of 5

It was our 25 anniversary and my husband surprised me with a beach house! Lovely house. Owner surprised us with a bottle of wine to toast our special day on her lovely deck!! Thank you!!

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Evansville, Indiana
5

Fantastic Oceanfront Beach Stay! Sooo close to the ocean

  • 5 of 5

We loved this house. The deck runs all the way around the house and is gated so our dogs were easily able to run free on the deck and loved it! They loved the beach, too, but had to be leashed there so the deck offered them a freedom they wouldn't have had otherwise. My young adult nieces and nephew surfed on the beach that is directly by the house. It is as close as this picture shows it to be.

Due to temp changes we used the heat and AC in the same week and both worked great. All appliances worked well. The ice maker isn't hooked up so either bring ice with you or plan to use the ice trays that are provided for you. My family uses a lot of ice so buying was the better option for us. The kitchen is well supplied and had everything we needed. The bedrooms were comfortable. The bathrooms have wonderful walk in showers in them. There is no carpet in the home so it was so easy to keep the sand swept up off the floor. I really appreciated that because it is impossible to live on the beach and keep sand out. The pictures listed on this site haven't been updated to show the new gray siding. It looks very nice.

This is a beach house that was once on the old A1a Hwy running south from St Augustine Beach. It is located near Marineland. The old A1A Hwy was destroyed during Hurricane Irma so the owner now provides a 4 wheel drive Jeep to get from the new A1A Hwy to the house on the beach. We didn't have any problems with this. Parking is provided for your vehicle very nearby in a safe location. It literally only took a few minutes to get from the beach house in the jeep to where our car was parked.

There is a great outside shower available by the stairs to the house to wash off. The views from the house are unbeatable and I have been vacationing in Florida for 30 years. I plan to come back. The owner was very easy to work with and was helpful when answering our questions.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bowling Green, KY
5

Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

The property is beautiful. The home sits right in the beach so there's only a very short walk to the water. The water was warm and clean. We hunted shells for hours. There was hardly anyone on the beach. It was like we had our own private beach! The beach was clean so I didn't have to worry about my daughter or dog stepping on anything that could hurt them. Except maybe a crab! The kitchen is fully stocked so we had everything we needed to cook dinner. We did find it easier to get groceries and cook instead of going out to eat every night. The deck goes all the way around the house which was perfect for my daughter and our dog to run around outside without getting lost or hurt. Since the hurricane washed out the road, we were lucky to be able to borrow Pam's jeep to get to the house. It made for a fun ride! Pam is very sweet and was available to answer any questions we had. I would definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great property! Great owner!

  • 5 of 5

You will NEVER beat the view--EVER. Pam is the best property owner I have ever worked with. If there is a glitch she fixes it IMMEDIATELY. Old A1A does not exist anymore but that is a problem Pam has overcome. The price is THE BEST you will ever get for the view. It is remote so you will get a relaxing, peaceful, and private vacation. The beach is private. I plan to rent each year. This is the best property I have ever rented-- PERIOD.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relax on the beach with the comfort of home.

  • 5 of 5

Peaceful, relaxing, and comfortable. Owner was very accessible and ready to help throughout our trip. House was clean and had beautiful 360 views from wraparound deck for sunrise and sunset. Plenty of room for a family of seven (five children 12 and under). Updated kitchen and baths. Keep in mind that house is only accessible by vehicle with 4-wheel drive, but owner provides a jeep for driving on the beach to the house. Internet is satelitte based so a bit spotty, but wifi mostly worked. Overall, it was a wonderful house and empty beach to enjoy our vacation.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Orange Park, Florida
4

Perfect size for a family of 3 to 5. Expansive views with enormous amount of outdoor decking!

  • 4 of 5

One of the most relaxing vacations I have ever taken. Sitting on the deck in an adirondack chair after playing hard in the waves gives a peace and satisfaction I have not felt in years. The only thing I would like to see is a table and chairs outiside so we could dine in the unbelievably refreshing ocean breeze. We plan to go back next summer.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Marineland Dolphin Adventure
Fort Matanzas National Monument
Nearest Airport
75.36 Miles
Jacksonville, daytona, orlando/stanford airport
Nearest Barpub
1.7 Miles
Matanzas Inlet Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Matanza fort free ferry ride
Nearest Golf
31 Miles
world golf village
Nearest Train
60 Miles
palatka amtrack station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
a1a
Nearest Restaurant
1.7 Miles
atanzas Inlet Restaurant
Car: recommended

Fishing in the matanzas river - WIFI Available ,Direct TV

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
use tax $88 + Tax
Pet Fee $110 + Tax
cleaning $145 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.5%

Receive a surprise gift for a booking of 7 days or more.

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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