Best Beach House! Best Price! Perfect Location! Bottomline, The Sand Castle is a large multi family beach house, by St. Augustine's most beautiful beach, affordably priced, walking distance to restaurants/entertainment, 10 minutes from the Historic District. It doesn't get any better than this. (CONTACT US for website link with more photos/information.)
Our guests love our location, price and size. Located 2nd house from oceanfront, at beach end of a quiet, sandy lane, in the heart of St. Augustine Beach, The Sand Castle is one of the largest houses in the area and perfect for big families.(see map) With zero traffic, The Sand Castle is also one of the few rentals by the PEDESTRIAN beach (forbids vehicles unlike the driving beach) making it much safer for children.
IMPORTANT: St. Augustine Beach is the most desirable beach in all of North Florida. Not all beaches are the same so be sure to ask to see a map before you rent.
The Sand Castle is perfect for family reunions and groups of friends!
Eight sleeping areas (nine if you count the futon in game area), 4.5 baths, two kitchen areas, living area, game area, den, oceanview balcony and deck make The Sand Castle perfect for those large family reunions or friend get-togethers.
This family friendly beach house consists of six conventional bedrooms (3 kings, 2 queens, a twin bedroom), studio and den sleeping areas (sofa beds), a sofa bed in living room and double futon with superior mattress in bonus room. There is an additional sofa bed in one of the king bedrooms.
The Sand Castle also has the best ocean access in St. Augustine Beach. St. Augustine Beach is very wide with beautiful, wide drifts of soft, white sand so the town built a handful of wooden walkways that extend over the softest sand to make it easier to reach the ocean. The Sand Castle has dual access from both the front and back sides of the house. You can either walk across the sand from one side of the house or use the walkover to get to the water from the other side, giving the Sand Castle the absolute best ocean access.
Surfboard, kayak and bicycle rental 25 steps away! There are numerous restaurants within a block of the house including an outdoor one with a pool for the use of its customers. Have a drink and watch the kids swim! Only blocks from the pier, volleyball and tennis courts and 10 minutes from the Historic District. This location can't be beat. This is old Florida at its best and you will love it!
First Floor: The unique design of The Sand Castle offers a ground floor with no steps/stairs (perfect for elderly or multi families) which consists of a studio sleeping area (sleeper sofa, privacy door), an oversized king bedroom, bathroom and garage/game area. This part of the house has its own entrance and can be closed or opened into the rest of the house. The studio is equipped with small dining/kitchen area (stovetop, microwave, refrigerator, coffeemaker, etc.), a sleeper sofa, cable TV. Designed with a privacy door, the studio can be used as a sitting room or separate sleeping area. The oversized king bedroom has an additional sleeper sofa. There is a full bathroom (no tub which is difficult for elderly to step over). Studio access to the bathroom is via the king bedroom. This floor is a favorite for parents with children who want the flexibility of being near the kids with the convenience of a privacy door.
The bonus room is carpeted, heated and air conditioned. It has a small game table, TV and double bed futon with superior mattress. A privacy screen is provided for those guests that choose to sleep there . The second floor and remaining living area is accessed by a door from the bonus room. The second floor can also be accessed from outside via a private entrance.
Second Floor: The second floor living area is comprised of an open plan living, dining and kitchen area. The fully equipped kitchen includes, microwave, stove, blender, refrigerator, coffeemaker, etc. The dining table has additional leaves and seating if needed. There is a half bath located off the living area as well as a washer and dryer. The living area includes cable TV and large L-shaped sofa with sleeper. Through an adjoining door is the den sleeping area (with sleeper sofa). This room has a privacy door and can be used as a sitting room or as separate sleeping area. This room is also a favorite with parents traveling with children. Easy access to the children with the convenience of a privacy door. A full bath with shower/tub adjoins the den. The king bedroom is accessed via the den and includes king bed, TV and ocean view. The ocean view balcony is also accessed from the den.
Third Floor: The third floor has four bedrooms, two full bathrooms and the ocean view deck. Bedroom one has a king bed and beautiful ocean view. Bedrooms two and three have queen beds (one with ocean view) and bedroom 4 has twin beds. Hear the ocean roar (and sometimes music) from the ocean view deck.
Parking/Other Amenities: Because The Sand Castle can also be accessed by the back alley, parking is available on both sides of the house and can accommodate up to 8 vehicles. There are also entrances on both sides of the building. We provide all linen including beach towels as well as beach chairs, beach umbrellas and beach toys for the children. There is also an outdoor shower and barbeque grill for the use of our guests.
This is a great beach house in a great location!
Ten minutes from historic downtown St. Augustine, it is the perfect Florida vacation location. Restaurants, entertainment within 2 blocks (see our website). 30 minutes to World Golf Village, 45 minutes to Daytona and just 90 minutes to Disney World!
PLEASE NOTE: We do not rent the house for weddings, receptions, etc. or to student groups under the age of 25.
HIGH SEASON RENTALS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND THROUGH MID AUGUST MUST BE WEEKLY RENTALS SATURDAY-SATURDAY ONLY Any online bookings made outside those parameters during the high summer season will be canceled.
Pets are NOT allowed. No smoking inside house.
3 night minimum for nightly rentals.
Weekly only May 23-August 17, Saturday-Saturday