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Crescent Beach Lookout, LLC

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Crescent Beach Lookout-No Fees! Beautiful Ocean Views! Ocean Side Gazebo!

24 Reviews
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

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Awesome beach, 5 New Decks, sliders and great views! 4 Bedrooms (Sleeps 9)

Crescent Beach Lookout has amazing views! Crescent Beach Lookout sits high on beautiful Crescent Beach dunes, about 1.5 miles south of the 206 Bridge. It is hidden from A1A by its natural landscape, very private. The neighbors on the north and south sides are minimized by all the natural vegetation. Built for views, the rooms have walls of glass that overlook the Atlantic Ocean. All the upstairs sliders and windows, decks, railings are new and there is a new beach walkover. New high top table on the lower deck with an umbrella. All the decks, railings and all exterior finishes were recently rebuilt. There is also a new, plush King Bed in the master bedroom, a new Queen Bed, new refrigerator, new dishwasher and new living room furniture.

This 4-bedroom vacation rental sits high on a sand dune and overlooks Crescent Beach and miles of ocean beyond.

This is an architecturally important beach house. Designed by renowned Gainesville architect Harry Merritt, this house is a true one-off and rewards the observant. A landmark property on Crescent Beach, you’ll be able to spot home even when out on beach walks. Ocean views here mean full panoramic paintings. Merritt’s design maximizes the home’s location and its walls of floor-to-ceiling glass bring the ocean to you.

Pack up the kids and your mother-in-law and head to The Lookout. With four bedrooms and two and a half baths, you can easily divide your time as you wish - getting both family time and individual relaxation all in one place.

A perfect ‘gathering’ house, it boasts large open areas on both the first and second floors. ‘Upside-down’ in layout, the kitchen and living rooms are upstairs to maximize the views in the places you spend the most time. An open-plan kitchen and dining area is ideal for a large group on vacation, when ‘living to eat’ takes on new meaning.

The large, well lit, white, modern kitchen with a huge center island makes light work of any menu you tackle. A long dining table for 8 makes big meals easy.

The decor here is inviting and casual. Board shorts and bare feet are the dress code. Enjoy either morning coffee or a sunset gin and tonic from the patio.

Entertainment options include LCD TVs and 50 mbps wireless internet. There’s a guest suite downstairs with its own bathroom and living area. This is an ideal suite for a small family or another couple.

Visit your master suite to find a king-sized bed, even better than you imagined. With east-to-west aspects, it’s got the best views of all. Choose between two balconies, one oceanfront and one to watch the sunset.

Two further guest bedrooms offer the choice of an ocean or inter-coastal view. The former has a double bed while the latter has a queen. Awake in either to see palm trees peeking over the top of a private balcony, with gorgeous sparkling water views beyond.

When out and about, enjoy Crescent Beach’s many charms including beach-combing, diving, fishing and countless other water-sports. Located on wildlife refuge Anastasia Island, the beaches remain pristine and are home to many of Florida’s most beloved creatures.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Crescent Beach Lookout, LLC (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

4.6
based on 24 traveler reviews

Crescent Beach Lookout-No Fees! Beautiful Ocean Views! Ocean Side Gazebo!
average rating of 4.625 based on 24 reviews
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Fabulous Beach House!!!

  • 5 of 5

Wow! Incredible beach, gorgeous views, and the perfect Beach House for complete pleasure. We had a month's long vacation celebrating my 60th Birthday, and we loved so many things about this home. The decks all around the home are so enjoyable with the Polywood Adirondack furniture giving it the beachy feel and comfort while relaxing, hearing the sounds of the ocean, and looking out at the amazing views. One of our favorite places was the gazebo area, which had wonderful breezes while taking in this paradise. The outdoor shower is such a smart addition and the clothes line nearby for hanging up all of the wet towels and bathing suits. The home is totally equipped and comfy, the kitchen had everything you need, toys for the beach, Tommy Bahama umbrellas are outstanding, boogie boards, and a lot of beach chairs which can be carried down easily to the beach. Especially the Rio beach chairs that you carry on your back like a backpack. Our Granddaughters thought this was tops. Totally dog friendly and our doggie, Bergen, loved it as much as we did. Our family had so many wonderful laughs and good times together here. We will always have fond memories of our vacation at the "Lookout", and it's definitely in our plans to return again to this lovely Beach House. Thank you for sharing your amazing home with us!

Kimberly D.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful property. Perfect for a family vacation.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this house. The property is beautiful and has amazing outdoor space for meals and gatherings. The house is a great set up of a family vacation. The house had everything we needed. We are looking forward to staying here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved every second!!!

  • 5 of 5

This house was a piece of paradise!! Thank you to the owners for sharing it with us! It comfortably fit 4 adults and 2 kids and the views from practically every room (especially the kitchen/family room) were *spectacular*! We were either out on the beach or out on the deck enjoying the ocean sounds/view for most of our vacation and it felt like our private island.

We fell in love with the house immediately and enjoyed every second of our stay! The walk to beach was so easy (and really pretty!), the warm shower was a HUGE amenity, the decks, balconies, views, location were all just perfect... I can't say enough about this amazing house!!

Thank you again for letting us stay here! We would loooove to come back next year... and for years after that! We made sooo many happy memories and will cherish them forever!! Our 2-year-old girls are still talking about the "beach house"!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Better than advertised

  • 5 of 5

This property was everything we expected and more. The split level, large open area and decks made it very comfortable for our large family. The house feels private with the lush foliage and it's situated on a quieter portion of Crescent Beach. The beach itself is wide and wonderful - perfect for walking, bikes, strollers, etc. The kitchen is well-stocked with everything you need to cook. We cooked here every night. We did enjoy lunch on a few occasions at the nearby South Beach Grill. Great seafood (nothing fancy) and you can get there via a short walk on the beach! There is also an abundance of beach chairs, umbrellas, beach toys, etc at the house. Don't bother overpacking if you stay here. Lastly, the owner was extremely accommodating and had the Internet connection fixed for us on day one. We couldn't have been any happier with our experience. We shall return!

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location location location

  • 5 of 5

My family loved staying just steps from the beautiful beach. Steps! We saw gopher tortoises as we crossed the sand dune. Every window afforded a gorgeous view of the Atlantic Ocean. I loved the outdoor shower to wash off. So relaxing. I never wanted to leave. Close to old Saint Augustine we were able to go into town to celebrate the 450 year anniversary of Saint Augustine. We also went to The alligator farm for the rope course/zip line. Lots to do here.

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

If you enjoy the outdoors, you will enjoy staying at the Overlook at Crescent Beach. We were very disappointed in the overgrowth around the area. We are aware that the dunes are to be kept natural; however, there were spiders inside and out. As my 30 year age son said, "they were as large as cocker spaniels". Betty was great in getting the exterminator to the property for the Florida "black nats", as they called them. We were told they are seasonal, however, they were crawling on the kitchen counters, ceilings, etc. Also the exterminator informed us that the spiders were not poisonous. We had small children with us. We were also told that the owner had just been at the property the week prior to our arrival. I guess he or she didn't look for the spiders that were on the south side of the house and the black nats may not have been present at that time. Also a big suggestion, trim back the tree leading into the garage because the spiders are in heaven there. On the positive side, our family was all under one roof and the house was stocked with every supply you could possibly need. So if you enjoy the natural environment you may enjoy your stay at The Overlook better than we did.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so sorry when a guest has anything except a wonderful stay. Our family spares no expense on the maintenance of the house and the comfort of our guests and adjust our processes to better serve future guests. We have increased our inspections and treatments. The inside of the house and perimeter is sprayed regularly based on the recommendations of the professionals with a non-toxic herbal mixture to protect people while killing the insects and spiders. Our manager was responsive as always to this guest and she seemed happy with the responsiveness. We understand that this guest had brought in dozens of tomatoes and peaches from a farm stand which would often carry insects and spiders with them and 1 spider pod can release thousands of spiderlings. When we were there in July, there were no spiders or insects inside or any insects as the new doors and windows sealed the house better. Along with the many other upgrades including all the sliders, windows, decks, exterior siding over the past 2 years, we also just replaced all of the living room furniture, added new outdoor furniture and have increased our inspections. Family Representative Crescent Beach Lookout
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
St Augustine Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
South Beach grill
Nearest Golf
7.4 Miles
St. Augustine Shores Golf Club
Nearest Train
27 Miles
Amtrak Station-PAK
Nearest Motorway
6.4 Miles
95
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
South Beach grill
Nearest Beach
Crescent Beach
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Saint Augustine House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall 2016
Aug 15 2016 - Dec 24 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,300
$4,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter 2017
Jan 1 2017 - Feb 28 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,700
$5,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring 2017
Mar 1 2017 - May 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
$7,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Summer 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 12 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
$8,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
$8,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.5%

Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed with first payment. There is a $100 pet fee. There will be a charge for more than 6 guests that will be added to the estimate.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Saint Augustine House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • There is also an outdoor shower with hot water.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double
  • There is also a pull out couch on the first level family room.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • 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:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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