|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
THIS HOME IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR WEEKENDS OR HALF-WEEKS. Consider yourself at home! This big beautiful beach house is perfect for family vacations or a get away with your friends! The large backyard is landscaped giving it a very secluded feeling while relaxing by the pool or dining al fresco. The location is great because you can walk three blocks to the beach or two blocks into town where you will find several restaurants, bars, boutiques,a market, liquor store, 5 &10, pizza, ice cream and mini golf! Once you arrive you won't have to drive anywhere!
This 8,800 sq.ft. home contains 8 roomy bedrooms 7 1/2 baths and an outside shower. All with closets and tv's. All of the bathrooms are tiled w/ decorative tile.
The 3rd floor consists of the Master Suite with a king-sized bed, private sitting area w/ a 37'' flat TV, office & large tiled bathroom featuring a two-person tiled shower, his & hers vanities, a large jacuzzi tub plus a small private deck.
The second floor consists of 6 bedrooms. The 1st w/ a king bed w/ a private bathroom featuring a tiled shower and a small deck. The 2nd w/ a queen bed w/ private bathroom w/ a tiled shower and sliding glass door leading to the large back deck. The 3rd w/ a queen bed w/ 43' flat TV w/ a hall bathroom w/ a tiled shower, walk-in closet and sliding door onto the large back deck. The 4th & 5th bedrooms each w/ queen beds w/ 43'' & 40' flat TVs that share a bathroom with two sinks, a tiled shower and private toilet. The 6th bedroom w/ 2 sets of bunk beds w/ a 48'' flat TV w/ a private bathroom w/ a tub/shower . We call it the kids room. There is a Laundry Room w/ a front-load washer/dryer and ample space for folding clothes.
The 1st floor consists of a bedroom, w/ a king bed w/ 31'' flat TV w/ private bathroom w/ tiled shower.
The 1st floor gourmet Kitchen has a large Sub-zero refrigerator/ freezer, 6 burner Wolf range with 2 ovens, 2 quiet Miele dishwashers, 2 sinks, plenty of cabinet & granite-top counter space, a walk-in Pantry and a granite-top Island w/ sink & 5 seats. Additional seating is provided in the Breakfast Nook w/ built-in seating & chairs for 6-8 people. There are ample kitchen appliances & supplies including a microwave, coffee maker, toaster, dishware & glassware.
The Dining Room is located next to the Kitchen with sliding doors leading to the Rear Deck. The Dining Room table seats 6 and expands to 10 and has large and comfortable upholstered chairs.
The Living Room has a 42'' flat-screen TV & 2 large and comfortable sofas & a large love-seat.
Also on the 1st floor is a Powder Room, an additional Laundry Room w/ washer/dryer, utility sink, wine refrigerator, ice maker & 2nd large refrigerator/freezer.
The 1st & 2nd floor Decks each extend the entire width of the home with exterior spiral stairs connecting the 2nd & 1st floors.
There is ample interior & exterior lighting, all the flooring is tiled, bamboo or cork and the ceiling heights create an open airy feeling.
The 2nd floor deck is partially covered by an awning. The 1st floor deck is covered and also includes Retractable Awnings and has a round table w/ 6 chairs and another sitting area for eating and/or relaxing and has the gas grill.
The heated Pool is 30 ft. long by 15 ft. wide in a very private setting surrounded by tall trees and shrubs. Relax on one of the 6 FrontGate chaise lounge chairs or sit and eat or enjoy drinks at the shaded Front Gate circular table w/ seating for 8. Since the house is located on the South side of the street, the afternoon sun will be you warm all the way to sunset!!
There is off-street parking for 3 vehicles and on-street parking on 19th Street.
Linens and towels are provided as well as beach chairs, beach umbrellas, bikes.
CLEANING & LINENS ARE INCLUDED!
I grew up in Avalon. I have lived here my entire life. I built this house for my family to live in. Now that my four sons have grown up and two have moved out , the house is too big for us.There is no better place to be in the summer than Avalon!! The bay and the beach offer the best of outdoor activities all year long. I love the small town life but I love the convenient proximity to Philadelphia and New York City.
I like that I can drive an hour and 15 min. to Philadelphia and 2 1/2 hrs. to NYC. It's fun to go to Cape May or Atlantic City to see a show or have dinner or just to walk around. I like to take the kids to Wildwood or Ocean City to the boardwalk. We ride the rides, play some games and eat Macks Pizza. The Atlantic City Airport is a 30 minute ride and flies to our other favorite warm weather destinations destinations like Florida and the Caribbean.
My favorite parts of the house are the gourmet kitchen and the private backyard because they seem to be the spots where family and friends like best. I like to have my morning coffee with my feet in the warm pool with the sun in my face or while sitting at the breakast nook in the kitchen. After the beach, I love spending the late afternoon by the pool reading or having cocktails with friends. We like to have dinner outside and often grill or pick up cooked crabs and have a crab feast with Jersey corn and Jersey tomatoes.
Let's just say that this house is one of the nicest on the island. The accomodations are excellent, from the pool to the beautiful kitchen, to the landscaping and the wonderful and roomy bedrooms. The size, comfort, and privacy made for a great setting for a "shorehouse reunion" of 15 friends who rented in the 90s and to early 2000s. We had a fantastic long weekend reliving some great summer memories from the past, and created some new ones as well. Words cannot express how thankful we are for allowing us to enjoy your wonderful beach house. Thank you so much !!
|Property Damage Protection||$59|
All off-season weeks from Oct 1st until May 25th are available
weekly, long weekends, long weekends, holidays, and other occasions for $1,000/ night