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OCEAN FRONT GRAND VICTORIAN MANSION

JIm

Advertiser since: 2012
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Speaks: english
Sleeps18
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

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JIm

Advertiser since: 2012
Speaks: english
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Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
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OCEAN FRONT GRAND VICTORIAN MANSION

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

Ocean Grove House Rental Photos and Description

Ocean Grove oceanfront landmark single family home, the 'Strandvue.' This stunning estate is making its' maiden voyage as a vacation rental property - just listed - for the summer season of 2013. Open availability. Unparalleled Oceanfront Views. Accommodates 12 people easily. Ideal for a destination wedding, family reunions, couples, professionals, or a corporate retreat. WiFi, flat screen TV on every floor, hardwood floors, fully-equipped kitchen with new appliances, dishwasher, and corian counters. The vacation rental comes with six beach badges. The sweeping front porch is 1400 square feet of oceanfront veranda.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
JIm (Property Manager)
Advertiser since: 2012
Call Manager
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 4, 2014

About JIm

I grew up at the Jersey Shore and currently reside in Florida.

JIm purchased this house in 1975

Why JIm chose Ocean Grove

Strandvue has been in our family since 1975. For many years, it has been our base to enjoy the Jersey shore. We love to come here with our family and friends

What makes this house unique

From the nostalgic 4th of July parade, passing just out front; To walking the boardwalk on crisp fall mornings; To watching blustery winter storms with a cup of coffee from the 2nd floor sunroom; these can all be enjoyed from this beachside retreat. We love the community of Ocean Grove and you will too!! Just over an hour from Manhattan by train (Asbury Park) or ferry (Highlands) it is also the perfect location to enjoy a few days in New York City.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps18
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 12 traveler reviews

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Ocean Front Grand Victorian Mansion
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
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Ocean Front Grand Victorian Mansion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p419471vb
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Ocean Grove Jersey Shore
5

A fantastic home

  • 5 of 5
My group of about 15 friends and spouses rented this amazing house for our 18th annual Euchre card tournament this September. Everybody raved about the house, the location, and the town. Also, the manager, Nancy, was a tremendous help both before and throughout or stay.

First, the location is spectacular. Ocean Grove is a wonderful town with lots of charm, and the house sits right on the beach, directly across from the boardwalk, fronting an entire block. Probably the best location in town. It really is as good as it looks.

I grew up in NJ and have been coming to various shore towns from Wildwood to Long Branch since I was a kid. Ocean Grove is special. And it's only an hour from Newark airport, which was great for our out of state people. Close for travelers, but it feels like another world from NYC, in the best possible way.

Second, the house, while a bit quirky in the bed and bathroom department, is incredible. Best of all is the gigantic front porch. We spent as much time as possible here, in daylight hours and at night. The view is unbeatable and the atmosphere is wonderful. There is a grill and you can grill on one end of the deck without smoke bothering people on the other end. There are three large tables and chairs and we routinely sat a dozen people there with room to spare.

The house is also HUGE and charming. A real antique, built in 1880 if I recall correctly. We slept 15 people without trouble, and during the days we didn't feel like we were on top of each other either. And staying in a place with so much evident personality was a real bonus.

One caveat: The Master Bedroom has a railroad bedroom off of it (not counted in the 5 listed rooms--that would make it six) and these rooms share a private bath, which itself is divided into one bath with just a toilet and one with just a shower and sink. Slightly odd but not a big issue for us. In a house with six beds (not including 2 sofabeds and 2 air mattresses) and four bathrooms, the quirks weren't a problem, and were more part of the charm of this vintage house.

Lastly, Nancy the manager was wonderful to deal with, answering our text-messaged questions and helping out with anything we needed. We had a package delivered to the house after we'd left and Nancy repacked and mailed it to us back home. Above and beyond the call of duty.

Overall, the Strandview was a highlight of our 18 years of getting together. We definitely want to return.
  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ocean Grove Jersey Shore
New Jersey
5

Great family reunion!

  • 5 of 5
The house which sits directly across the street from the beach is great. Good space for large get togethers. We had 24 eating dinner on Friday night without being crowded. Comfortable, relaxing, well maintained. Rental agent was accomadating and available when we had questions. This is a fabulous place to gather your 'whole' family for a summer celebration. House is accessible short walk to Asbury or Bradley Beach. One couple came by train to Asbury and walked over to the house. Plenty of nearby places to eat!
  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Ocean Front Grand Victorian Mansion
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p419471vb
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Ocean Grove Jersey Shore
Connecticut
5

July 4th, 2014

  • 5 of 5
Very quaint victorian house right across from the beach - excellent view, and proximity from stores/restaurants if you might need those. View of the beach from the patio & the 2nd floor balcony is great. We were a large group (11 adults, 7 kids) and didnt have any problems with sleeping space.
We watched the 4th July parade & fireworks from the patio and the kids had a blast.


The property manager, Ms. N is extremely helpful and accommodating to any special requests.

Overall a great place to spend time - highly recommended to anyone plannning to spend a weekend (or more) on the central Jersey shore - expect to have a great experience.
  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Ocean Grove Jersey Shore
New Jersey
5

Great for large family reunion

  • 5 of 5
I recently had a family reunion at the Strandvue and it was terrific. The front porch alone was worth the rental. The bedrooms and bathrooms were nice and the beach is right across the street. The location is as good as it gets in Ocean Grove and the yard had beautiful landscaping. The kitchen accommodated big meals and there was plenty of seating at three big tables on the porch. It was a great place for families and we would definitely go back.
  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children
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Ocean Grove Jersey Shore
Franklin Lakes, NJ
5

Great old house

  • 5 of 5
Spent two great weeks at the Strandvue house. This old house, circa 1880 is an ideal house for a beach vacation for a large family. The front porch over looking the ocean is unbelievable. It has both covered section for when it rains as well uncovered for enjoying the sun. The porch is also gated so safe for little kids. The den/sunroom upstairs off of the master bedroom is a great place to hang out, read a book, play cards and it has a magnificent view. The kitchen is well stocked for cooking, coffee maker, tea kettle, two toasters, full size microwave, etc. They provide sheets and more than enough bath towels. Could have gone an entire week without washing any towels if we wanted. They have a full size washer and dryer. Plenty of closet space in each bedroom which is surprising for an old house.They provided very nice beach towels as well. There were a couple of beach chairs, a cooler, some sand toys, etc. Plenty of restaurants, coffee shops, ice cream places all within walking distance. The best restaurant in Ocean Grove is the Seagrass and it is a 2 minute walk from the house. Having off street parking for 2 cars is a huge perk in Ocean Grove. We had some minor plumbing issues when we were there (which is not unexpected with an old house) but they were taken care of very promptly. They were very accommodating to our needs. We will definitely be going back.
  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ocean Grove Jersey Shore
5

awesome vacation!

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful time! The house was amazing! We were amazed with how much room we had. We had my family of 8, my wife's family of 5 and both sets of parents. The weather was a little too cold so we all spent quite a bit of time in the mansion together. We never felt crowded. The kids played a lot on the 3rd level and you couldn't hear them at all on the main floor. The children ranged from 9 months old to 18 years old. Everyone of them had a great time. We couldn't get over the ocean view that we had throughout the home. This is the perfect place to stay if you want to visit NYC. We took the owner's advice and took the ferry across to NYC. That was one of the highlights. It was quite spectacular as we approached the big city and passed the Statue of Liberty. This was the first time we have ever been to NYC - what a wonderful way to see it for the first time. The front deck was HUGE - the kids spent a lot of time running around and playing on the deck. The little town of Ocean Grove was amazing! Lots of great little shops to go into and great places to eat. Everyone was so friendly! Our family's favorite was Nagel's - which was just a quick walk away. The owner's of the home were great to work with and very helpful! We definitely want to come back here! It was a vacation that we will always remember!
  • Submitted: May 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Newark, NJ
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Johnny Mac's, Asbury Park, NJ
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Seastreak, Highlands, NJ
Nearest Train
1 Miles
New Jersey Transit, Asbury Park, NJ
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Garden State Parkway, Exit 100
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Nagels, Ocean Grove
Nearest Beach
Ocean Grove, NJ
Car: not necessary

Ocean Grove is an unincorporated community and a census-designated place (CDP) in Neptune Township, Monmouth County, New Jersey. It had a population of 3,342 at the 2010 census.[3] It is located on the Atlantic Ocean Jersey Shore, between Asbury Park to the north and Bradley Beach to the south. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Ocean Grove is noted for its abundant examples of Victorian architecture. Ocean Grove is a wonderful, family-oriented place to stay. Nearby, Asbury Park and Bradley Beach have plenty of additional fun for both adults and kids.

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Rates & Availability

Ocean Grove House Rental Rates

Notes

  • $9500/week,$35,000/ month,$60,000 season
  • US currency
  • Jul, Aug: $9500/wk, $35,000/mo, $70,000/season (Sun-Sat, one week minimum)
  • May, Jun, Sept: $6000/wk, $20,000/mo (Sun-Sat, one week minimum)
  • Apr, Oct: $4000/wk, Inquire for weekend rates (3 night minimum)
  • Jan, Feb, Mar, Nov, Dec: $3000/wk, Inquire for weekend rates (3 night minimum)
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Amenities

Ocean Grove House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • 2nd Floor Bathroom Main - toilet , tub , shower
    1st Floor Bathroom Main - toilet , shower
    3rd Floor Bathroom - toilet
    2nd Floor Bathroom Master - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 4 bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 18
  • 2nd Floor Front Turret - 1 king , Ocean Front View
    2nd Floor Queen - 1 queen , Writing Desk with Ocean View
    2nd Floor Master Suite - 1 king , 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Ocean Front View, Sun Room, Balcony, Laundry, Private Bath
    3rd Floor Turret Room - 1 double , Panoramic ocean view, vaulted ceiling, sitting room w/ TV
    3rd Floor South - 1 double , Ocean view, sitting room with TV
    1st Floor Sunroom - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    3rd Floor Sitting Room - Sofa (not sleeper) and 2 blowup mattresses available
  • King size beds (2); Queen size Beds (1); Double Beds (3); Sofa, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2); Blow-Up Mattresses (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This is an excellent space for wedding, reception, family reunion, etc.

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