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Carolyn Fordham

Member since: 2005
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Speaks: english

2 BR-2BA Oceanfront- Stay 6 nights & get the 7th night free.

8 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Northeast Florida Condo Rental Photos and Description

2BR 2BA Oceanfront Condo Walk out back onto beach- sleeps 6

Sit on your private oceanfront balcony at 'The Oceans of Amelia' or in one of the twin lounge chairs (that twirl all the way around) in the Living Room and watch the waves come ashore, surfers, dolphins or shrimp boats. You may even see a submarine in the distance going up into the channel from the ocean on its way to King's Bay. (In June and July I cannot rent for less than 6 nights (7th night free)

This condo is on the 1st floor (above the parking area) of a 3 story building. It has a queen size bed in the master bedroom and twin beds in the 2nd bedroom. The new queen size sofa bed in the Living Room sleeps 2 . There is free wifi Internet service for your laptop. This unit is beautifully decorated and very comfortable.

Amenities- It features 2 cable flat screen TV’s with DVD player. All linens, (fitted sheets. towels, dishtowels) are furnished. The kitchen is complete with coffee maker, icemaker, disposal, lots of dishes and cookware, toaster, etc. There is a stack full size washer/dryer in the utility closet. This is a no-smoking unit but smoking is allowed on the balcony.

Activities:: Amelia Island features a wide array of tourist attractions such as uncrowded beaches, fine restaurants, boutiques, galleries, and many diverse recreational activities such as top rated golf courses, tennis, beachcombing, sailing, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, miniature golf, water slide, volleyball, horseback riding, cruising on the Amelia River or you may want to take a day trip over to Cumberland Island. One of the most popular events is the Shrimp Festival which is always held the first weekend in May. The streets of historic downtown Fernandina are filled with art, crafts, antiques, live music, children's activities and lots of delicious local seafood. A 50 block area of Downtown Fernandina Beach is listed on the National Register of Historic Places because of its amazing preservation of late Victorian architecture with its many mansions and cottages.

Florida's oldest saloon is the Palace Saloon on Centre Street with hand painted murals, a hand-carved 40 foot mahogany bar and pressed tin ceilings. One of Amelia Island's most unique historic sites is Fort Clinch, the pre-civil War fort located inside a beautiful 1700 acre state park. On the first weekend of every month volunteers join the park rangers to reenact life in 1864 during the occupation by Union troops. There is also a beautiful beachfront with a half mile long fishing pier and many miles of hiking and bicycle trails

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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Carolyn Fordham (Owner)
Member since: 2005
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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

We found that you can experience the good life in "Your Home Away From Home" in Amelia Island, Florida. Located on picturesque Fernandina Beach, you'll enjoy panoramic ocean views in a tranquil setting. This "Oceans of Amelia" condo (2 bedrooms and 2 baths,) offers well-designed interiors for couples and families alike. It will accommodate up to six people.

This condo contained all of the modern amenities for dining at home with an ocean view from the living room, dining room and outside balcony. (The 2 lounge chairs in front of the big windows in the living room that turn all the way around will spoil you.) The kitchen is well-equipped to cook 3 meals a day but there are wonderful restaurants on the island. (My favorites are the Crab Trap and the Marina Restaurant down town.) This condo is a spot you will never want to leave-family oriented and safety-minded for all and it is a perfect choice for your vacation. The owner was easy to work with.
Apr 2015
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based on 8 traveler reviews

2 BR-2BA Oceanfront- Stay 6 nights & get the 7th night free.
average rating of 4.875 based on 9 reviews
Northeast Ohio

Can't go wrong with this rental

  • 5 of 5

You really will be pleasantly surprised at how wonderful this place is. Very roomy, open and WONDERFUL ocean views. Nice and tidy. The washer and dryer are great for families. Nice location close to Fort Clinch. Watch the dolphins and boats moored out in the ocean. Do not miss the downtown area and Pompeo's it was delicious. We saw wonderful wildlife like armadillo's, alligators, gecko's, stingrays. Owner is easy to work with and readily accesible. Great value compared to others in the same building.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2007
  • Stayed: Feb 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Glennville, GA

Beautiful ocean view!

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect place my husband and I to enjoy the ocean. Due to his walking restrictions, he could just sit in the recliner and look at the ocean from the recliners placed in front of huge windows. Convenient to several great restaurants. We loved it and hope to go back again.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I;m so glad that you enjoyed your visit in my condo. I look forward to you coming again.
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Valparaiso, IN.

Super comfy super quiet!

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable condo with a great location in proximity to the beach. a very peaceful quiet area, great for families. We are a family of 4 with college and HS Soph, and we had plenty of room. Complex was very clean and pool was a perfect place to cool down on those hot ones. If you wanna get away and just chill, this is the place.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive and kind review.
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Very nice and clean...amazing oceanfront

  • 4 of 5

Loved staying in this condo...very nice and clean..views were absolutely amazing.... oceanfront...dolphins swimming by in the mornings...walk down the beach to a great restaurant... beach not crowded..perfect for families

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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A Wonderful Month!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have just returned home from an amazing month at this condo. Although it was close to the coldest temperatures for the month of March in recent history, we were still able to have our cups of coffee and enjoy wonderful sunrises, dolphins swimming by, sea birds diving and soaring, all from the comfortable chairs in the living room area. Three times we saw from our balcony a rare right whale swimming by! Such a special experience! Longs walk on the beach were a daily activity, Being able also to walk to the historic downtown area of Fernandina Beach was a big bonus for us. Lots of wonderful shops and restaurants. We strongly recommend Pablos for Mexican food and Arte Pizza for Italian.

The condo is bright, clean, comfortable and adequately supplied. It is a well cared for complex. The owner is quick to respond to questions and concerns if any arise.

We are already planning our return visit. It was a lovely experience in every way.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Johnson City, TN

Great Place to stay in NE Florida

  • 5 of 5

Our family really enjoyed our stay at Amelia Island. The location right on the beach and the proximity of the pool made water fun so accessible and fun. We enjoyed the local caught shrimp several nights too. We saw the dolphins on 2 mornings while taking our beach walk. The beauty of the location was best summed up by our kids watching the ocean out the windows rather than the TV.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
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Nearest Airport
18 Miles
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
U.S. Hwy 17 & I-I95

30 minutes northeast of Jacksonville Airport

13 miles from Interstate 95, 12 Miles east of Hwy, 17


Rates & Availability

Amelia Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall & winter
Sep 6 2016 - Mar 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

House keeping $40
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rent for 6 nights and get the 7th night free

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Northeast Florida Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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