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ENJOY our 3 Br/ 2 Ba Kiernan Condo at The Pelicans

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Bedrooms 3
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Fernandina Beach Condo Rental Photos and Description

Our Condo Is 1600 Sq. Ft. With 3 Bedrooms And 2 Full Baths With Ocean Views

The Kiernan Condo is your home away from home!! We want you to enjoy it as much as we do!! The condo is very spacious (over 1600 sq. Ft) which makes it easy to spread out and relax with family and friends. In December 2015, we remodeled the guest bathroom and May 2015, we updated and remodeled the kitchen, as well as part of the living room to add to the enjoyment of your holiday in our home. We also recently replaced the living room furniture, added new artwork, new chandelier, new linens, a new refrigerator, new washing machine and freshened up the home with new paint. We offer free secured WiFi for our Kiernan condo guests, as well as free long distance phone calls in the US.

The master bedroom has a king bed, along with a flat screen TV with Comcast cable and its own private bathroom. It also has a sliding glass door to the lanai or you can just lay in bed and enjoy looking out to the ocean while you sip your morning coffee. The second bedroom has two double beds, which is always a great space for the kids! The third bedroom has a queen bed and is across the hall from the second bedroom. The second bathroom (remodeled Dec 2015) is conveniently located for guests to share between the bedrooms.

The kitchen is stocked with everything you need....microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker (essential!) toaster, blender and so much more! It is ready for entertaining a big family meal or just preparing a romantic dinner for two.

The dining room seats eight comfortably around the table, as well as two bar stools at the counter. You can also enjoy your meals or drinks on the lanai, let the wind blow through your hair and watch the pelicans fly by.

The property has a heated swimming pool (in cool months) for all guests to enjoy, but there is NO life guard....So parents must be with the kids at all times. The pool area has lots of lounge chairs where you can just enjoy the peacefulness of the palm trees and the ocean air. From the pool, there is a private boardwalk which takes you over the dunes to the long, quiet beaches on the Atlantic. We love our beach access as our beach is usually very quiet from the crowds of people and you can nearly have it to yourself to enjoy!

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
October 27, 2016
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About Elizabeth

My husband and I enjoyed a holiday on Amelia Island in 2000 while visiting from San Francisco and fell in love with the area! We bought the condo shortly after our trip and frequently visited from California with our two young children.

Our family now live minutes away from the condo and are always available to personally help our guests. We have always tried to make it as comfortable as possible as we wanted it to be a relaxing home away from home for all of our guests.

Elizabeth purchased this condo in 2000

Why Elizabeth chose Northeast Florida

We love that The Pelicans condos is a small condo complex, only 27 units. The property has parking under the building, which is great for the hot summer days and your car never heats up.....or on rainy days it is so easy to bring up the groceries in the elevator and stay dry! The private Pelicans boardwalk is a great amenity that takes you straight out to our beautiful beaches on Amelia Island.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for sharing your lovely home with us. We just needed a quick Spring Break getaway from the frozen Midwest. Though the weather was cooler here as well, we still enjoyed the sun and the beach. Your kitchen is well-stocked, of which we took great advantage as we cooked all our meals. Our teenaged boys enjoyed several of your DVDs. Mostly it was great for us all to be together in a quiet setting with such great beach access. We also really enjoyed Fort Clinch State Park!!
Mar 2014
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ENJOY our 3 Br/ 2 Ba Kiernan Condo at The Pelicans
average rating of 5.0 based on 35 reviews

Great Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family has vacationed at Amelia Island at the Pelican's since the mid 80's. We love it! We have stayed in different units, but the Kiernan Condo has been the best! We have rented this unit for several years now. It is very nicely furnished, and Elizabeth is always updating. The kitchen is well stocked with needed items, and there are always plenty of linens. It feels like coming home for us!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much P Family for being my guests again this summer!! I am so happy that you enjoyed your holiday on the beach and in our condo. All the best and hope to see you next summer! ~Elizabeth
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Sharpsburg, Maryland

Fabulous Family Spring Break

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful vacation we just returned from on beautiful Amelia Island! I highly recommend that you consider this excellent property for your family retreat. Elizabeth made everything easy for us in her clear communication before our visit. The condo is on the third floor of a building that sits along the main street of the island. There was no road noise even though the balcony faced out of the side with ocean views and a view of the entrance both. The layout was perfect - two bedrooms in the "back," their shared bathroom, then the kitchen, dining room, and living room with the master near the balcony. We made use of the provided beach chairs, toys, wifi, board games, dvds, cable tv, washing machine, dryer, hair dryers, food basics - all wonderful to have. Bring your own beach towels.

We ate at The Surf just down the block - very good despite rough Tripadvisor reviews. Townies Pizza delivered to the condo building - great food! We really enjoyed a walk along the Greenway - even saw an alligator! Don't miss Fort Clinch - the pier is spectacular! On a rainy day we traveled down to Mayport to have some world famous shrimp. You'll need a car to visit all the sites.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you " D" Family for your kind words and so happy that you enjoyed everything in the condo!! It was great to have you as guests and keep us in mind if you need another holiday at the beach!! All the best, Elizabeth
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Kiernan Condo

  • 5 of 5

We love to vacation at Amelia Island. This year we stayed at the Kiernan condo with our family of 4 and attended the 2016 Concours d’Elegance. The condo was just as described, very comfortable with plenty of room. This was our first time staying at the Pelicans and Elizabeth greeted us upon arrival with a big smile. The complex was not crowded and the parking, elevator and luggage carts were very convenient. The condo was spacious and very clean. We cooked several meals in the well equipped kitchen. The beds and linens were very comfortable and there were plenty of towels. Also, the furniture was very comfortable.

We would definitely recommend this condo and will stay here again when we return to the island. Thank you Elizabeth for your hospitality and for being so accommodating with our arrival and departure times and for providing information about the 2016 Concours d’Elegance event.

Jerry and Claudia

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jerry and Claudia for being our guests and so happy that you enjoyed your holiday and the car show with your family. Take care! Elizabeth
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Olympia, Wa

Feel at Home at the Beach

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Kiernan condo with our family of 6 the week after Christmas. The condo was just as described, very comfortable with plenty of room for 6 adults. We were able to cook several delicious meals in the well-stocked kitchen. It was nice having the spices, oils and vinegars in the pantry so we didn't have to purchase those. All the beds and linens were very comfortable and there were plenty of towels. While our condo doesn't have a direct view of the beach, we did have a good view from the balcony and the master bedroom. The kitchen and guest bathroom have been remodeled recently and we loved the beach decor throughout the condo. All the furniture was very comfortable.

Even though we were visiting at the end of December, we were lucky to have some very warm weather and were able to use the heated pool and enjoy walking on the beach. The condo has a very short private walk to the beach and is located on a nice, non-crowded part of the beach. We also enjoyed the tennis courts located right on the property.

We would definitely recommend this condo and will stay here again when we return to the island. Thank you Elizabeth for your hospitality and for being so accommodating with our arrival and departure times.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Smith Family for being our guests and so happy that you enjoyed your time in our condo!! Please keep us in mind for another visit as we would love to host you again. Take Care, Elizabeth
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Perfect Vacation Retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Amelia Island has been our favorite vacation spot for many years. This was our first time staying at the Pelicans and Elizabeth's condo is our absolute favorite! She greeted us upon arrival with some delicious blueberry scones and we enjoyed them with our coffee on our first morning on the covered patio. The condo was spacious and spotless! Plenty of room to spread out with our grown children. The kitchen, bathrooms and laundry room were stocked with such care. It's the little touches like this that make for a stress free vacation. Comfortable furnishings all round and a perfectly appointed kitchen with everything you could possibly need. The pool was wonderful. as was the beach access and grounds surrounding the property. The covered patio was our favorite spot. Beautiful days and stormy late afternoons were enjoyed all week. Thank you, Elizabeth for a great week in your home. We will certainly return again soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Smith Family and we enjoyed having you as our guests!! All the best and hope to see you again on your next family holiday to Amelia!! ~Elizabeth
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Mt. Pleasant, S.C.

MiMi and Poppy

  • 5 of 5

We have been renting at Fernandina for over 30 years,at Amelia By the Sea and The Pelicans. This is absolutely our favorite place. Elizabeth has done a fabulous job of decorating. All the recent updates look great, but also make you right at home. Since there are seven of us, we eat most meals in the condo. She has the best equipped kitchen of any place we have stayed. Even our young grands love staying there. Since we stayed there several years ago, we make our reservation for the next year before we leave. It is truly a great place to stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you 'D Family' for being our guests and we enjoy having you too!! See you next summer for more family fun beach days on Amelia! ~Elizabeth
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Fort Clinch State Park
"Great place to explore!!"
Amelia River Cruises & Charters
"Wonderful activity to do with the family!!! See the wild horses on Cumberland and it is a w..."
Historic Fernandina
"Enjoy strolling the streets, grab a coffee or ice cream and check out the local art gallerie..."
Fantastic Fudge
"Fun place for the kid in all of us!!"
T-Rays Burger Station
"Local southern charm in an old gas station!!"
Brett's Waterway Cafe Incorporated
"Nice views of the marina and sunsets!! Bit pricey for dinner....but good for special occasi..."
Moon River Pizza
"Delicious pizza & beer!! Great local hangout and fun for the family!"
Island Time Premium Frozen Yogurt
"Yummy yogurt downtown on Center St with lots of choices of different toppings!! Great optio..."
Le Clos
"Fabulous restaurant.....reservations a must! Small, intimate dining....more for adults, but..."
"Bit of touristy spot, ok food.....but great oceanfront views, enjoy a drink and listen to so..."
The Ritz Carlton Cafe 4750
"Stay in our condo...take a nice walk down to the Ritz and enjoy a drink. We always enjoy th..."
Sandy Bottoms Beach Bar and Grill
"Pretty good food, but the best part is sitting outdoors in the summer and you are right on t..."
Arte Pizza
"Delicious thin pizza from the wood burning oven!! They have just remodeled and added on to ..."
Saturday Farmer's Market
"Always fun to grab a coffee, stroll around the market on Saturday mornings downtown and open..."
Bright Mornings Cafe
"Best PANCAKES in town....per my son!!! Great breakfast spot!!"
Amelia Island Trolleys Ghost Tours
"Fun for the entire family...take a tour on the trolley or taking a walking ghost tour!!"
Kelley's Courtyard Cafe -- CLOSED
"Favorite lunch place and has a kids menu too!! Wonderful outdoor patio for the cooler Flori..."
The Ritz-Carlton
Ms. Carolyn's
"Good breakfast spot with the locals.....yummy breakfast burrito!"
Atlantic Seafood
"Best place in town for buying your seafood and bring it home to cook up!! Yum yum....we lov..."
"Delicious restaurant!! One of our family favorites! No fried seafood....more upscale conti..."
Amelia Community Theatre
"Wonderful community theater!! Check out the local calendar, their facebook page or website ..."
The Pecan Roll Bakery
"Great weekend treat!! The pecan rolls and the cinnamon buns are yummy!!!"
Island Falls Adventure Golf
"Fun putt putt golf on Sadler Road!! Great way to spend the evenings with the family after a..."
The Surf Restaurant and Bar
"Easy walking distance from the condo for some outdoor (touristy) dining. The food is pretty..."
Happy Tomato Cafe
"Delicious huge barbecue sandwiches with outdoor seating!!! One of our favorite downtown lun..."
Fancy Sushi
"Yummy sushi and hibachi!! Very popular with the locals!! Make sure to try the fried oreo f..."
The Loop Pizza Grill
"Kiernan family favorite!!! Great for the kids too! Wonderful salads, big burgers, sandwich..."
Cafe Karibo
"Definitely one of our favorites!! Kids menu too! Tasty sandwiches, salads, seafood...delic..."
Publix Super Market at Island Walk Shopping Center
"Everything you need!!! Friendly staff and clean store!!"
Amelia River Golf Club
"Beautiful golf course and open to the public!!"
Ciao Bistro
"Good Italian restaurant....outdoor dining too. This restaurant is downtown on Center Street..."
Amelia Island Museum of History
"Wonderful local museum downtown. Great way to spend a cool or rainy afternoon....learn all ..."
The Green Turtle Tavern
"Great local pub.....outdoor front porch, sip on a cold beer and enjoy some live music!"
"Favorite coffee spot.....nice staff too!! Can get very busy at times with little room for se..."
Great Harvest Bread Company -- CLOSED
"Wonderful bread!!!! Baked fresh daily!!! Yummy sandwiches, esp the chicken salad. Good co..."
Fernandina Beach Golf Club
"This is our public golf course and needs a bit of TLC....but for a couple hours of fun and a..."
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
JAX is a 35 minutes drive
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
The Surf.....5-10 minute walk
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Mayport Ferry is about 25 minutes drive away
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Fernandina Golf Club and many other courses
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
The Surf.....5-10 minute walk
Nearest Beach
only footsteps away...
Car: recommended

USA Today voted Amelia Island #5 for being BEST US Island 2014!!

Condé Nast Traveler readers voted Amelia Island as one of the Top 10 Islands in the USA.

Amelia Island is a hidden treasure in NE Florida which we are happy to share with you! It is a wonderful holiday spot for families, romantic getaways, girls getaways, adventure breaks or just a needed holiday to relax with the ones you love. The island has so much to offer you.....long quiet beaches, five golf courses, spas, lots of delicious restaurants, great shopping, art galleries, several marinas, Ft. Clinch historical site and so many trails for biking and walking to explore this magical place.

Our family favorite has always been the historical and quaint downtown! We love to get an ice cream or coffee, stroll the streets and enjoy the quaint shops, art galleries and walk around the marina. Many days you can see the dolphins just swimming by in the sound as well as catch a beautiful sunset from the marina.


Rates & Availability

Fernandina Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall 2016
Sep 18 2016 - Nov 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
Winter 2016
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 21 2016
3 night minimum stay
Holidays 2016
Dec 22 2016 - Jan 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
Winter 2017
Jan 2 2017 - Feb 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Spring 2017
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
Concours d'Elegance 2017
Mar 8 2017 - Mar 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
Mar 16 2017 - Apr 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Summer 2017
Apr 30 2017 - Jun 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

There is a 3.5% convenience fee for the use of all credit cards.

Sorry, no refunds for early departures.

Special Events and Holiday rates could have additional charges, so please call or email to confirm.

A 30-day cancellation notice is required prior to the date of arrival for a full refund minus a 5% fee of the total.

If under 30 days, your money paid will be refundable only if another reservation is booked in place of your cancellation, minus a 5% fee.

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Fernandina Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Remodeled Dec 2015
  • Hair Dryer is provided in both bathrooms.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , There is also a flat screen TV with Comcast cable in Master.
  • Bed linens are provided for each bedroom, as well as comforter, extra pillows and clock radio.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Housekeeping is $100 and not included in the rental price. Check In time is 4:00 pm and Check Out time is 10:00 am.

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