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Jean & Jerry Colston

Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english

Ocean View End Unit 3 BR 2.5 BA ~POOL~ Just Steps to Beach

12 Reviews
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Ocean City Townhome Rental Photos and Description

Townhome, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 9)

Get ready to relax in this updated townhouse! Hassle free parking with your private covered parking area (and addt'l rear parking) is just one of the many conveniences of this great townhouse and location. The entry level includes a tiled foyer, washer & dryer and bedroom with queen bed and bath (sliding glass doors to pool area). The main level has gleaming pine floors, fully equipped kitchen, living room, dining room and powder room. There is a large front deck with table & chairs for your outdoor dining. Two upper level (carpet) bedrooms and updated bath with tub/shower combination. Rear bedroom has 2 double beds; front has queen & twin and sliding glass doors to private deck with fantastic ocean views. This is the first THS on side street from the ocean and has a walkway from beach directly to the front deck. Walk around to the rear and you will find the enclosed deck for beach toys, boggie boards, wet towels and an enclosed shower with hot & cold water. There is also a pool (open 10-8 pm daily) and charcoal grills for the residents. FIND A LINK FOR ADDT'L PICS OF PROPERTY BELOW OR E-MAIL OWNER TO REQUEST.

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Jean & Jerry Colston (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Jean & Jerry Colston

Jerry and I grew up in Baltimore and have been together since we were teenagers. We were married shortly after my high school graduation and have been happily married for 50+ years. We have 3 children and 8 grandchildren. We all love the beach!!

Jean & Jerry Colston purchased this townhome in 1999

Why Jean & Jerry Colston chose Maryland

When we started looking for a beach home, we looked at all types of properties including several very nice condos both low and high rise units. They just didn't have the beachy feel. Long dark hallways leading to the units, limited parking for guest, no where to store beach toys, boogie boards, etc. When we saw Beach Place North townhouse, we knew right away this was what we wanted! Easy parking, pool just outside our back door, grills and so convenient to the beach. No need to even access the street to walk to the beach which made it safe for our grandchildren.

What makes this townhome unique

Easy access to the beach, pool, parking for 3+ cars, grills, rear enclosed deck for safe storage of boogie boards, towels, beach toys, private shower/changing room on rear deck with hot & cold water and centrally located between south & north Ocean City. Also convenient to bus and many local restaurants, pubs and mini golf.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My family and I had a great time and the condo (townhouse) was great! Could not get much closer to the beach. Lots of things to do and not far from the house. I hope we can do it again sometime. When is the best time to book for 2012?
Jul 2011
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Reviews

4.6
based on 12 traveler reviews

Ocean View End Unit 3 BR 2.5 BA ~POOL~ Just Steps to Beach
average rating of 4.5833335 based on 13 reviews
5

Cozy home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Great place with all the amenities you could ever want just steps from the beach! Owners were super nice and very easy to communicate with and the place is perfect. Great use of the space, and plenty of room to find somewhere quiet, even with a house full of people. The only problems were the super squeaky bunk beds in the third guest room, and the water in the downstairs shower never really got hot. Minor issues compared to the fantastic location and comfort level. Looking forward to returning next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review of our beach home. We will look into the downstairs bedroom shower not getting hot. We don't understand why, but hopefully we can fix that problem. As for the sqeaky bunk beds, the only way to resolve that is to replace them, which we may do in the future. (Maybe a little oil in the connectors.). We are happy you enjoyed you stay and look forward to your return.
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Pittsburgh, Pa
5

GREAT VACATION HOME

  • 5 of 5

Such a great vacation home! We stayed with my 3 kids, my son-in-law, my 3 grandchildren, my nephew and my son's friend and there was plenty of room for everyone. The house is a short walk to the beach. If you are traveling with small children, I recommend baby gates as the steps are a challenge. We had a very memorable family vacation and cannot wait to plan next year's trip.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review. We are always trying to make improvements and one we are making this Fall is to gate the front deck as we think this may be helpful to keep small children from leaving the deck area. We are happy to hear that you and your family want to return next year.
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4

Family Reunion

  • 4 of 5

Decades ago, our family would gather in O.C. to spend a week together. As we aged and moved about, we got away from our visits. This year our son wanted to recreate the family tradition for his daughter so we gathered once again. We had a wonderful time and revived many traditions but found some had passed on with time. All in all we had great success and Beach Place North helped. The unit was well appointed and even though a bit cramped during prime meal times, we made it all work. The location was great, close to shopping, restaurants and easy access in and out of O.C. via the bridge.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Super family vacation spot

  • 5 of 5

Our vacation in Ocean City was by far one of our best. #16 Beach place North is a very nice 3br that was really close to the beach,was very comfy and well maintained,the two big decks allowed for a lot of outdoor dining and fun.The beach was like our own private beach with very few people.I was impressed by the great communication we had with the owners throughout the process. Everything you need is within walking distance,and the crabbing was excellent about 5 minutes away.Barring the fact that we have another addition on the way and would need another bedroom next year ,we would gladly come back here and highly recommend this to all

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Steve, we are happy you and your family enjoyed your stay at our beach home. Thanks for texting the picture of the crabs you caught and steamed. My family definitely is going to give it a try next time we are there. Happy for your growing family, but will definitely miss having you as our guest.
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4

Nice place, great location

  • 4 of 5

My family just rented this 3 bedroom townhome for the week. We had a very nice stay. Plenty of room for 6 adults, 4 children. I specifically enjoyed the large decks on 2nd and 3rd floors with ocean views (we spent a lot of time lounging out here with great weather) The location was fantastic and just steps from the beach. Also a huge help were the beach chairs, umbrella, and beach toys the owners provided for our use, big thumbs up there. The ONLY downside would be if you had really small kiddos who are just learning to walk or crawl as this place has 3 levels of steps. We had a 2 year old that maneuvered them well however i probably would have been more nervous with a smaller child. Being on 71st street you can literally walk a mile north or south and have access to many nice shops, restaurants, and bars. Thumbs up to this place, helped make our stay in Ocean City enjoyable!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review. We have always tried to make our beach home comfortable for our guest. We love the location and decks also. I understand the concern about the steps but, that's one change we can't make. We hope you will consider returning again in the future.
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Lake Ariel, pa 18436
5

Wonderful vacation spot

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a wonderful time at your rental in Maryland. Your house is beautiful and well-kept..we definitely want to vacation there again this year summer of 2015... I do apologize my date of arrival is incorrect my computer will not let me change it.. We will be visiting you in August 2015

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Doreen, Thank you for the wonderful review. We are happy you want to return again this year. The only time we have left is the same date, Aug 22-26 (Saturday arrival-Thursday departure). Please let me know if you are interested. If the addis all 2 days become available, I will let you know. Best Regards, Jean Colston 443-253-0299
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Map

Dead Freddies Island Grill
The Bonfire
Harpoon Hanna's Restaurant
BJ's on the Water
Galaxy 66 Bar & Grille -- CLOSED
Billy's Sub Shop & Pizza
Billy's Sub Shop
Billys Subs and Pizza
"Our favorite sub place in OC!! Have been in business 50+ years."
Old Pro Indoor-Outdoor mini-golf
Fox Sun & Surf 8 Cinema
Harborside Bar and Grill
Smitty McGee's
Micky Fins
Big Pecker's Bar & Grill
"Lite Fare, Great Burgers!"
Mancini's Brick Oven Pizzeria & Restaurant
"Geat Italian Food"
Bull On The Beach
JR's Ribs
Harrison's Harbor Watch Restaurant
"End of Boardwalk with views of the inlet."
The Hobbit Restaurant
"Fine Dining and wonderful Bayfront Views!"
Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Salisbury
Nearest Barpub
0.15 Miles
Big Peckers, BJ,s, Freddie's
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Light House Sound & many others nearby
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
BJ's
Nearest Beach
100 Miles
Ocean city
Car: recommended

Ocean City, Md is a wonderful family sea resort offering many local activities. There are many restaurants/bars in the area and many within walking distance. The buses run just about every 15 minutes with a stop on the main highway close to the house making trips to boardwalk, pier & amusement rides very convenient. There are many public golf courses a short drive away. Whether you like the ocean or the bay, it's here for you in Ocean City. A 20 min ride to Berlin will give you hours of enjoyment in a quaint town for antiquing, vintage shops, ice cream palor and horse drawn carriage ride through the town. You may also want to visit Asatique State Park to see the wild horses and birds. Come and enjoy a vacation the entire family will love!

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Rates & Availability

Ocean City Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
September
Sep 9 2017 - Sep 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.5%

We appreciate any furniture that is moved or re-arranged during your stay, will be returned to it's original arrangement before your departure. We hope you will take care of our beach home as if it was yours. Thank you, Jerry and Jean

A 1/3 deposit will hold your reservation. The balance will be due 1 week prior to lodging by way of certified check, money order, travelers check or cash. Personal checks will be accepted as final payment if received 21 days prior to check-in.

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Amenities

Ocean City Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Entry level Bd
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , Main level powder room
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upper level
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower , Main level rear deck
  • Private shower/changing area with hot/cold water. Conveniently located on private rear deck for coming off beach.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Upper front BD with balcony
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Living room
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Entry level bedroom with bathroom/ shower
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen Sofa Bed in Living Room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
End Of Group THS offers a walkway off the front deck directly to the beach (no need to enter street..see pictures). Beach chairs, blanket & sand toys included for tenants use. Outdoor shower with small dressing area and hot & cold water on rear enclosed deck.

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