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Soak up the Sun n' Fun. Sleeps 14. Premier home ... see Guest Reviews!

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Newly remodeled, immaculate, oceanfront, 6 bedroom, 4.5 bath beach house!

Whether you're looking for a house for you and your extended family, or a multi-family vacation retreat, "Vitamin" Sea is the perfect gathering place. It'll put some new energy into your next vacation. If you only take one vacation a year, make it a great one ... "Vitamin" Sea.

Professionally decorated and perfectly located, "Vitamin" Sea boasts the luxury of your practically private beach, while minutes away from the lively entertainment of downtown St. Augustine! "Vitamin" Sea boasts a gracious ... 2 king size beds, 2 queen size beds, 2 twin bunk beds, 2 twin beds, 1 twin bed with 1 trundle bed.

Vacation in style at "Vitamin" Sea, nestled on the dunes overlooking a picturesque view of the unspoiled majestic sands of St. Augustine. Four bedrooms are located on the second floor. An open concept great room boasts a kitchen with stainless steel appliances, stocked with all your needs to create your personal culinary cuisine. A large granite countertop allows plenty of space for food preparing and barstools for the casual on-lookers or meal seekers!

Your dining table seats 10, with a view of the sand and surf. Adjacent to the dining area is the living room furnished with supple bone colored leather couches. Relax as you enjoy your favorite cable entertainment or DVD on HDTV. Your beach house has wifi for the internet enthusiast, who wants to surf the net, while listening to the surf from the beach.

Enjoy the second floor ocean view from the large deck, expanding completely across the second floor. You'll find cozy Adirondack chairs and a grill for great home cooked meals. A king size bed with a grand view of the beach is on the second floor. You have a fantastic connecting bathroom and walk in shower. Escape to the deck through the sliding doors to star gaze or revel in the sounds of the ocean waves and surf. Three other bedrooms are situated on the second floor. The second room on the north corner of the house, has an expansive bedroom with a queen size bed and a twin bed with a trundle. A bathroom with a shower/ tub is beside the bedroom to provide easy access from the great room as well. The middle room boasts another king size bed with a bathroom and walk in shower. Twin size beds occupy the final bedroom with a 1/2 bath.

Walk down the stairs to access the two car garage, second family room, two bedrooms, washer/dryer, and covered screened in patio. The garage has a second refrigerator to store additional food and refreshments.

The fifth bedroom on the first floor nestles a queen size bed with an adjoining bathroom and walk in shower. Through another set of doors is the final bedroom, boasting 2 twin size bunk beds and a separate room with a washer and dryer.

The first floor family room is lavishly decorated with bone colored leather couches and a flat screen HDTV equipped with premium channels and a DVD player. A walk through the french doors from the family room, brings you to the screened in Florida room. An adjacent, large walk-in closet accommodates the beach toys and beach chairs, to enjoy the outstanding beach sand and sun. An outdoor shower (hot and cold water) complements your beach sun and fun experience!

The accommodations are perfect for family reunions, celebrations, or multi-family vacations! Most importantly, location, location, location... "Vitamin" Sea is 20 minutes from TPC Sawgrass and Ponte Vedra Beach, and minutes from downtown St. Augustine. It is only .6 miles from Caps on the Intracoastal and a couple miles to Vilano beach for Publix and several other great restaurants. Who says you can't have the best of both worlds?!!

Oh, and one more thing. If you like, you and your group can have a guest membership to the beautiful Serenata Beach Club just 2 miles north ... for $245 (Spring Fall/Winter) or $266 in the Summer for your group. It includes 10 people, not including kids under 6. Two pools, restaurant/bar, fitness center and more! $25 extra for each additional person. Check out the photo.

More Details

Property Manager
Rick/Jenny Carney
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 4, 2017

About Rick/Jenny Carney

Carrying on the legacy of this home, we are looking forward to sharing this great beach house with you! Our goal is to help you create lasting memories. St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra Beach, and Jacksonville boasts intracoastal water fun, world class golf courses, and numerous attractions for the young and old! We look forward to welcoming you back year after year!

Rick/Jenny Carney purchased this house in 2015

Why Rick/Jenny Carney chose Saint Augustine

Location. Location. Location. Right on the beach yet we can amost walk to several restaurants, enjoy St. Augustine with less than a 10 minute drive and be in an updated home with all we need to relax.

What makes this house unique

Location - The Beach.

Updated home.

2 Large gathering areas.

Amenities

Saint Augustine House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Note signed agreement takes precedence over all rules and statements made on this website. Payment scheduling, cancellation policies, etc. may vary.
  • Please call Rick or Jenny at 904-285-5980 with any questions.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - outdoor shower , Enclosed hot/cold outdoor shower...
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Second master
    Bedroom 4 - 4 twin/ single , bunk room
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen , First floor bedroom
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.9411764 based on 17 reviews
4

Beautiful location!

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful, spacious home that was perfect for our family gathering. We had 8 adults and 4 children in our group and had plenty of space for everyone. Kitchen is well equipped with everything you'll need to cook for a crowd. We definitely enjoyed our weekend at the beach!

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

Fantastic Location

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic Location

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

Vitamin Sea is a wonderful house for a group.

  • 5 of 5

We were a family group of a few families. Each bedroom was very comfortable and with so many to choose from, we were able to accommodate each family. Just the perfect beach house with everything you need to have a great beach relaxing vacation! The manager was very gracious and everything was just as described. We thank Rick and Jenny for allowing us to rent the perfect beach house!

Doris Collier, Loxahatchee, Fl

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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5

Vitamin Sea, St Augustine, FL

  • 5 of 5

This house was amazing and the perfect house for our family. We looked everywhere for a house big enough to accommodate everyone and found the perfect one with this house. The location was fantastic - 10-15 minutes to historic St Augustine and very close to excellent restaurants. The kitchen was well equipped with everything we needed to cook for our large family. The house was immaculate and can't wait to book it again next summer. Owners were great to work with.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Vitamin Sea, St Augustine, FL

  • 5 of 5

This house was amazing! We searched everywhere for a house and finally found this one. It exceeded our expectations and we are already planning our return next summer. The owners were very easy to work with and always responded quickly. The house is in a fantastic location - 10-15 minutes from historic St Augustine, restaurants and .9 mile from our new favorite place to eat - Aunt Kates. The house and furniture were immaculate. The kitchen was one of the best we have seen in a house and had plenty of kitchen ware for us to use. I would definitely give the house 5 stars!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Atlanta, GA
5

Outstanding House and Property

  • 5 of 5

We took our 4 sons, their wives and children on a "memory trip" for Christmas. This was the first time we had attempted anything like this. We couldn't have picked a better property- it totally suited our family of 13, with two more in the way. The house was perfect. The owners were responsive. The beach was beautiful and there were lots of things for the grands to do. Perfect memory trip.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
51.8 Miles
Jacksonville International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.06 Miles
Caps on the Water, The Reef
Nearest Restaurant
0.06 Miles
Caps on the Water. The Reef

This home is located in a perfect spot for your next vacation! Private yet close to many attractions. Located right on the beach overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. You might want to start your day by surfing, paddle boarding, surf fishing, scanning the beach for your favorite shells or relaxing with coffee on the oceanfront deck. Being just 10 minutes to downtown St. Augustine - the oldest city in the US - you can enjoy the historical sites, alligator farm with a zip line feature, wonderful restaurants, cobblestone streets to stroll while enjoying boutique shopping or seeking a lively bar or top quality restaurant. There is so much to do so close there will never be a dull moment. Yet again, if you just want to relax, the beach and ocean are in your back yard. Ahhh.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
cleaning fee $300
Pet Fee $75
Tax Rate 10.5%

$400 premium for Christmas, New Year's, Thanksgiving, Labor Day, July 4th, Memorial Day, Easter, FL/GA game, TPC week, etc. Serenata Beach Club for $245 in the Spring/Fall/Winter and $266 in the summer. Refundable $500 security deposit required. Note for on line booking with Homeaway/vrbo, there is an additional 3% fee for credit card processing they require, not indicated in their initial quote.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.