Comfortable and spacious
This two-story villa has plenty of room and affords privacy for multiple family members. The upper floor public space includes a full-size living room with access to a deck that has a sightline to the ocean (hearing the waves crash in the evening is a soothing touch yet the unit is protected from the pool so daytime noise is muffled), as well as a spacious dining room and a well-supplied kitchen large enough to allow two cooks to work without bumping into each other. The half-bath on the same floor is a real plus. The three downstairs bedrooms are good size and nicely furnished, with huge closets, dressing areas, and each with a full bath. The photos are accurate but don't do justice to the amount of space available. The villa was spic and span clean when we arrived and obviously is well maintained.
Perhaps the most special feature are the owners. In advance of our arrival, Jane endured endless emails from me, responding promptly, graciously, and with helpful advice and guidance on multiple issues. One example of Jane's responsiveness was implementing a credit card payment option (I required a credit card receipt for business purposes). Another example was Gilbert's immediate response (via email and telephone) when we encountered a wireless glitch. The two of them made the rental experience pure pleasure.
With unlimited recreational and dining opportunities, Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach are wonderful places to enjoy a family getaway. Next time you visit, consider staying at Jane and Gilbert's lovely "home away from home." We certainly will the next time we plan an Amelia Island holiday!
Families with Teenagers,
Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Joe,
What a pleasant surprise to read your glowing compliments! I had no idea that you and your family enjoyed the villa and the area that much, so I appreciate your reporting what you liked. And thank you for your praise of us! Until someone stays in the villa themselves, it is difficult to comprehend the layout as well as advantages. You have made it much easier for others to envision.
With gratitude for your unsolicited evaluation - Jane
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