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Just Steps Away From Everything!

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-7)

Enjoy the cozy comfort of home in a paradise setting!

This house is ideally located within 2 blocks of the beach and hundreds of great restaurants, shops, casinos and the attractions of the High Rise Hotel area.

Airy and open, the house has three roomy bedrooms, two with queen size beds and one with bunk beds. Two full baths with showers. The eat-in kitchen is fully equipped for dining and entertaining, including blender! The living room, with big screen TV with cable, opens to a covered veranda. The yard is beautifully tiled and landscaped and very private.

Rental includes use of beach chairs and loungers, coolers and drink thermos, rafts and boogie boards - everything you need for a great day at the beach!

This home is great for families with children or for fun-loving adults.

Keywords: Private Home

More Details

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 15, 2018

About Janet

We are John and Janet Knox of Pylesville, MD. We have three children, Samantha (25), Joey (22) and Cole (20). We live in a very rural area on the Mason Dixon line on a couple hundred acres of farmland and woods. We enjoy dirt bikes, sports, jet skis, traveling, and the beach. We just purchased a second vacation home in Jaco, Costa Rica. Please see vrbo 477704 for details!

Janet purchased this house in 2008

Why Janet chose Palm Beach

We visited Aruba in 2007 to celebrate our 20 year wedding anniversary. We had travelled all over the Caribbean, Mexico, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic, and had been thinking about purchasing a vacation home, and Aruba fit all our requirements - stable government, safe, beautiful and easily accessible. We looked at houses of all types and prices but knew the minute we saw this one that it was the one for us!

What makes this house unique

Location, location, location! Everything we need is within walking distance, so we don't have to worry about finding a parking space or being too drunk to drive home from Moomba Beach Club! The house is open and inviting and clean and has everything you need for a relaxing and fun vacation.


Palm Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2), Bunk Beds (1)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Air mattress available


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

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Just Steps Away From Everything!
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 17 reviews

This Place was amazing. The house had everything accomadating our stay. Highly recommend.😊

  • 5 of 5

Definitely coming back. The owner was great on instructions about the house and the Island.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much, Laura! Glad you enjoyed it. Looking forward to your next trip!
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Over the ocean, through the goat trail, to the beach we go

  • 5 of 5

Instantly when we arrived at this beautiful home we were greeted by our tiny lizard friend that stayed with us our entire stay. The inside was very spacious from living room and kitchen to all the bedrooms. Plenty of room for activities. The back porch is just as big with an added bonus. Mangos! Only if you're skilled enough to get them off the tree. Overall the house felt very safe!

The location- perfect! Wether you are looking for the beach, a nice meal, fast food, bars, or shopping you are right there. No more than a 10 minute walk. Even if you want to take a taxi to avoid the heat, they are cheap.

Highly recommend: Jolly Pirates, The KukooKunuku Bus, and the Jeep excursion across the island.

Thanks John and Janet! You are the best!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just a great place.

  • 5 of 5

What can I say about this property on Palm Beach other than it was just what we wanted. The owner, Janet, is great to deal with. She will reply quickly and help you with information any way she can. The home has anything you need. Full kitchen, all rooms have AC, washer, beach toys, beach shoes, beach towels, boogie boards, parking for the car but if you don't want to rent a car, no problem because you are just walking distance to the Ritz and Marriott areas where you can walk to restaurants, shopping, bars, clubs, whatever you want to do in this beautiful island. We had dinner at two great restaurants, pricey but you get5 what you pay for and we loved them. Barefoot is one of them, this is fine dining but right on the beach, your table will be on the sand overlooking the water and the yachts that dock right there in the shore. We also went to Pinchos Bar Grill, near the cruise line area, this little gem is right on the walk down a little pier that leads you into the restaurant. Be careful with items that fall down, as they can go through the cracks of the floor and bye, bye for ever... We took one whole day to explore Arikok National Park, where you find caves, the natural pool, they even have a little pond that has the fish that like to eat your cuticles. Google that and you will see that a pedicure with those fishes is EXPENSIVE and they have them, in a little pond that is in the main cave that has the indian drawings (it is the only cave that has the original drawings). You will see goats all over and donkeys all over because this island was used once for cattle farming or something of the sort. Let's talk about the people of Aruba, OMG, can they be any nicer? I am calling it the Canada of the south. lol If you need directions, just ask anyone, they are always happy to help and will lead you in the right direction. They all pretty much speak at least 3 to 4 languages... Dutch, English, Spanish and the main island language. It is such an amazing place and we can't wait to plan our next trip and rent Janet's home again. Thank you Janet, your place is amazing and we truly enjoyed our stay there. One happy house in One happy island.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2015
  • Stayed: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Troy, I am so glad you guys enjoyed your stay! Thanks for your kind words and nice review. You are more than welcome to return as soon as you can!
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Nice and quiet house

  • 4 of 5

The house was just as described, clean and accommodating, spacious, quiet, and private, lovely landscaping and comfortable furniture.

Even though very close to beach and stores it is still a pretty good walk, but cabs are reasonable and dependable. Security system was excellent.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house but be careful!

  • 3 of 5

We stayed in this great house last week. beautiful house, great accommodations and very close to everything. Three couples, we were on vacation and were ready to begin a much needed time in the warm sun. But on the Second night we were robbed. Someone broke into the house while we were sleeping and actually came into our rooms while we were sleeping and started to clean us out. If it hadn't been for one of our friends waking up, they would of gotten everything. They did get two I Pads and a couple hundred dollars cash. we continued our vacation but we were violated and mentally scared. Be careful no matter where you stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2015
  • Stayed: March 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very sorry your vacation was marred by crime. We have tried our best to make the house secure by adding bars to most of the windows and locked gates and a security system, but it seems to be impossible to keep out someone who is willing to go to great lengths and great risk to get in. It is very sad, but you are right; there is no place that is 100% safe, even when you are on vacation on a beautiful, friendly island.
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Great Owner & Location

  • 5 of 5

Just got back from Janet's Palm Beach house. Great location, about 2-3 blocks to the beach through the goat path. The location is just behind the Radisson Hotel/Marriott. Easy walk to beach, only takes 10-15 minutes. Great big drive way for car rental. The property is just as the pictures show it. The house itself will fit 4-7 people comfortably. The house was clean and very secure. Key pad entry so no key needed was great. Huge kitchen too. The location is ideal and right by everything. We rented a car and like I said the drive way was perfect and safe. I would def rent this house again anytime. There were plenty of beach towels, beach chairs, and all kitchen utensils and supplies. Even a washing machine to do laundry.

Janet is also great to communicate with. Our flight was cancelled a day because of a snow storm and Janet did not mind at all that we came a day late and left a day early. That was a huge stress relief. She was extremely nice and understanding. She also always replied very fast to any emails I had or questions.

All in all a great location, house, and owner. We were very happy with this!

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2015
  • Stayed: January 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Palm Beach

Excellent snorkeling and scuba diving nearby.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

Security deposit (refundable $500) or Property Damage insurance policy required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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