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Pet & Family Friendly, Close To Beaches, Pool and Game Room!

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Private Pool
  • children welcome


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 8-10)

Come stay and relax and rekindle the love you have for the beach, in our beautiful recently remodeled beach bungalow home. Our home is a lot of fun, and there is something for everyone. It's clean with fresh beach colors, very spacious with lighthearted attitude. Equipped with a game room, also an adult TV room, adorable shower house outside with hot and cold water, beautiful pavers showcase the pool (unheated) and verandah area which also features a gas grill. Master Bedroom has a king size bed with a cute master bathroom. The Surf Shack room has a double bed with a bunk on top that can sleep 3. In the closet there is also a queen air mattress. The Seashell room has a queen bed and a large closet that has 2 twin mattress in it. Across the hall is the beach guest bathroom, with a large deep tub. The kitchen is very large, equipped with everything you will need and more. It offers you double ovens, spacious counter space,TV, a built in cabinet area for your computer, a fireplace and a large seating area. The Florida room has a 50' TV, tropical couch and recliner with extra chairs in laundry room if needed. There are sliding glass doors which open to the verandah and pool area. Our home is located less than a mile from the ocean, you can hear it in the quiet of the mornings while sitting outside enjoying your coffee and making plans for your day. People love looking at the landscaped backyard overlooking the pool. We provide bikes that you can jump on and take a ride to the Amphitheater, Alligator Farm, Surf Shop or beach. You can also take the 312 bridge over to the mainland for great shopping and 13 area restaurants. Anastasia Island is one of the coast best kept secrets. You'll be in heaven if fishing is your thing, our inland waters here have the best reds, trout, flounder and sheep head around. Our offshore fishing is a haven for divers and fisherman because of the many underwater wrecks in the area.They bring in trophy fish that arrive daily from charters that leave every morning from the Conch House. The Yacht Basin at Comanche Cove is home to the Annual East Coast Marlin Bill Fish Tournament. Take a day or two to visit Historic Downtown St. Augustine. It's just north 2.5 miles over the famous 'Bridge of Lions' and it will take you back in time. Don't forget to visit the Fort, ride the Trolley or the horse drawn buggies. They have a wonderful story about the history of St. Augustine. Take a walk on St. George Street with its nostalgic, unique clothing shops, coffee shops, specialty fudge and candy shops. Make a stop at a local restaurant where you can sit, set down your bags be served some homemade artichoke dip, your favorite drink while taking in the sound of a local artists playing a guitar and singing for hours. Its dripping with culture and full of surprises. There is something for everyone and the sounds and views change at every corner. Walk the cobblestone streets, take a lot of pictures and fill your bags while you make memories with your loved ones. Bring sun block, a bathing suit, a pair of shorts and real comfortable flip-flops because you won't need much more than that. The views are spectacular and the scenery is unforgettable. It will be one of your most fun filled relaxing vacations yet. You will come back often as most our guest do.

Lisa Francis
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 26, 2017

About Lisa Francis

My husband and I have 3 children from 35-22. We currently live in Jacksonville. We love to jump on our bikes and ride downtown to historic St. Augustine, stopping at all the bistros and listening to local musicians. We hope you will love it as we do:) Lisa

Lisa Francis purchased this house in 2012

Why Lisa Francis chose St. Augustine Area

After searching for over a year we knew this house was the one as soon as we saw it. Being close to the beach, with a large pool and the house is family and pet friendly. Its open large kitchen gives room for everyone to be in there but not in each others way. We also wanted to provide a game room and outside shower house for when our guest come back from the beach for the kids to rinse off and have a place to have fun. We had a vision to turn this home into a beach oasis and I feel we have accomplished it and now want to share it with our guest.

It is also our personal home that we share and just ask for everyone to respect it:)Lisa

What makes this house unique

Its a lovely home you and your family will make wonderful memories, going to the beach, exploring the area, and eating at some of the best restaurants around. While also learning some amazing history and having beautiful scenery to take pictures of. Some guest just love being at the house, enjoying the pool, while grilling out on a beautiful sunny day.

Guestbook comments from the owner

From the moment we drove up into the driveway we knew this was going to be not your regular run of the mill VRBO rental. The creativeness and the cool beachy decor was amazing and has so much to offer from the wonderful location to the beautifully landscaped yard. This house was perfect for our family and our pet daucshund who loved running around in the privacy fenced in large backyard, with a beautiful pool. We were close to the beach and a lot of great restaurants, that we took full advantage of. We would recommend this house to anyone who likes a step above the normal. We like working with owners rather management teams, and Lisa was easy, funny and willing to go over the call of duty, she is only a phone call away. Don't hesitate to rent this home!
Dec 2012
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Saint Augustine House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 10
  • smoking allowed ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , large tub, granite countertop.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Master Bath, glass enclosed shower, vanity, 2 mirriors.
    Bathroom 3 - shower , Outside adorable bath house with hot and cold water.
  • All bathrooms are stocked with toilet paper, towels,wipes,air freshner, blow dryer, curling iron. Some incidentals.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , pillow top mattress
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Surfer bunk bed with double on bottom, single on top.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , pillow top mattress.
  • Master Bedroom has a king size bed, TV, large closet, 2 dressers, and a master shower bathroom. Surf room bunk bed sleeps 3 with a dresser and small side cabinet. There is also a queen air mattress in closet. Seashell room has a queen bed with a wicker headboard,desk with a chair, 2 side tables. There is also 2 twin mattresses in closet. In the entry foyer closet there is also a twin mattress. All are stocked with extra sheets and blankets.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 5 bicycles
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 3 beach chairs
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

Pet & Family Friendly, Close To Beaches, Pool and Game Room!
average rating of 5.0 based on 31 reviews
Oak Ridge, NJ

Beyond words!

  • 5 of 5

The house and property were beautiful. The pictures do not do it justice! My family and I, including our dog loved every minute of our stay at this fabulous house. The house and yard were immaculate. The neighborhood is quiet. The pool was amazing. Lisa was a pleasure to work with. She was prompt and courteous when addressing any of our questions. I would recommend this home without hesitation. Next time we visit St. Augustine we will be contacting Lisa. Thank you for everything!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Maiden, North Carolina

Beach House Perfection

  • 5 of 5

My family of four humans and three little fur babies just spent a week here. It was our first time visiting Saint Augustine (we try to visit somewhere new every year) and we loved the character of the old city, the wide, sandy white beaches, and the vibe of this perfect little beach house. My 17 year old son, who is not easily impressed, said this was the best beach house we'd ever stayed in, so there ya go! Having a fenced yard with a pool was a huge bonus too. The doggies had the best time exploring the yard and chasing lizards while the rest of us enjoyed the pool. Great vacation! :)

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awww that was so nice of you to take the time to let us know how you and your family (especially your son) enjoyed our home. It makes us happy to share our home with our guest:) your always welcome!
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Great place - didn't want to leave

  • 5 of 5

This home had everything! Pool, game room, fun decor, nice landscaping, outdoor seating, bikes, etc. This was our first week long vacation and we couldn't have picked a better place to stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property review - St. Augustine Beach

  • 5 of 5

Simply one word is needed - OUTSTANDING. I can certainly use words like awesome, amazing and great, but to keep it simply, this place was exceptional. The property was well kept, very clean and a spacious kitchen settled in a quiet neighborhood. FIVE stars without a doubt.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Place

  • 5 of 5

Really not sure what to add that other reviews have not spoken about, everything was great, well except the weather. But with all this house had to offer, everyone in our family, including our shepherd who watch lizards and squirrels most of the time while out in the fenced in yard, had a great time. Will return next summer, and will keep our fingers crossed for better weather. Hope to see more sights next year.

Thanks Lisa and Steve, for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This house is so inviting and cozy. The decorations, the pool, the location, the bath house, the game room, the bed......I could go on! Lisa is a fabulous hostess. We didn't want our vacation to end. We love this house so much! Thank you Lisa, and we hope to return next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awww thanks for your wonderful review. Please come back anytime, your always welcome 😉
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Rates & Availability

Saint Augustine House Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $150

Rates from $1300-4000
I am always willing to work with our guest within reason.
Please contact me at 904-226-4868, or

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Ripple Effect Ecotours
Ocean Extreme Sports
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
St. Augustine Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
ABC Liquors
Nearest Motorway
6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Amici Italian
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
St. Augustine Beach
Car: necessary

We are located less than a half mile from the 312 bridge and 3 miles from the Famous Bridge of Lions which are both close to a lot of activities St. Augustine offers. We are especially close to the beaches Anastasia and St. Augustine Beach as well as, the Amphitheater were there are many concerts performed along with a weekly Saturday Farmers Market with lots of wonderful vegetables and local beautiful handmade wares to purchase. The well know Alligator Farm is just around the corner with their newly added zip line over the alligators! From Surf Shops to Deep Sea Fishing at the Conch House which also host Reggae Sunday every week, to Putt Putt Golf, A Skateboarding Park, A Bowling Alley, Movie Theater,and well know local restaurants. Such as O'steens Shrimp, Gypsy Cab, Salt Water Cowboys, The Famous Oasis, Kate and Caps Seafood located at Vilano Beach.


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