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Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-9)

This beautiful vaulted-ceiling loft home features three bedrooms (master bedroom loft overlooks living room); two full baths; Cathedral Ceiling living room with two-story, floor-to-ceiling, sound-proofed windows and hardwood floors; full kitchen, dining room, Family (TV) room with hardwood floors, front slate porch and large rear deck with gas grill, table and chairs, and greenery.

Furniture is a fine mix of new and antique pieces. It is located 4 1/2 blocks from the famous Ocean City Boardwalk and one block from the downtown Ocean City shopping and restaurant district between tenth and 11th Streets on West Avenue.

This 'downtowner' is a must-see for families looking to rent an affordable LARGE home for vacation, but still have the convenience of walking to all Ocean City attractions. This is not your typical rental. It's a home away from home. This smoke-free property rents quickly for the summer season.

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Steve Kearns - OWNER
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2018

About Steve Kearns - OWNER

Hello, I am Stephen Kearns, a Broadway and Concert tour manager. I am 'on the road' much of the year. Over the span of my career, I have managed Broadway and family entertainment shows including the 'Grease' National Tour starring Frankie Avalon, 'The Will Rogers Follies' National Tour starring Larry Gatlin, 'Sesame Street Live', 'The Wiggles', and many more. I am currently managing 'The Color Purple' National Tour, and I am one of Frankie Avalon's booking agents. That's a picture of Frankie and me in San Diego.

Steve Kearns - OWNER purchased this house in 2004

Why Steve Kearns - OWNER chose Ocean City

My Grandparents owned a summer cottage in Ocean City. We spent our summers 'down the shore.' When it came time to buy a home, I chose Ocean City. My friends in show business can easily visit from NYC, and its a great location to host friends and family.

What makes this house unique

One of the things that I love about our home is the fact that there are two large living areas separated by French doors. Most properties in Ocean City only have one great room. The place just has a good, comfortable vibe. Not your typical OC rental.


Ocean City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • alternative lifestyle
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
SIX BEACH TAGS INCLUDED! PLUS, four beach chairs. Stereo with zoned speakers in most rooms, No Smoking. House-trained pets considered.


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average rating of 4.9615383 based on 26 reviews

Perfect Stay!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed two days at Steve's home this past weekend for the Easter holiday. Everything about his property was perfect! The location is great and his home is so well kept. Steve was also a wonderful host. He was so helpful with any questions I had and was very welcoming and accommodating. Most importantly, my family and I are huge animal lovers and we all have dogs. Steve's property is pet-friendly, so being able to bring our dog children with us this weekend was so special and made us so happy. I highly recommend Steve and his property for a great time in OCNJ!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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Great rental property!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and well stocked home. The owner has thought of everything down to beach chairs and sand toys and boogie boards for kids. House is beautifully decorated. It is a very convenient location. Just about a 4 block walk to beach and a street over from Asbury where there is some great shopping. Owner is unbelievably fast getting back to you with any questions you have about places to go, or any questions about the rental.

And best part was being able to bring our big furry baby!

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location and pet friendly

  • 5 of 5

We loved the fact that you could walk anywhere. The beach, boardwalk, shopping, and even dunkin donuts were all within walking distance. Plenty of room inside for 8+ people and the back deck was great for entertaining.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Close to everything! No need to drive anywhere!

  • 5 of 5

Steve was an excellent host and spent a few minutes to introduce himself. He was available 24/7 by cell phone. The location was perfect! Only 5 blocks to the beach/boardwalk and right behind downtown OC. The two floors were nice and big! We had two little ones and 4 adults with plenty of room to spare. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, great location, and they love dogs!

  • 5 of 5

The house could not be more beautiful, or better maintained. We had a great time in Ocean City. The beach is about four blocks away, and the dog beach is about a 10-minute drive. The landlord/owner, Steve, lives on the first floor and is very helpful and accommodating. I would highly recommend the place, and I hope to be back in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A fantastic place

  • 5 of 5

We just returned back from a week's stay here; my wife and I and our 3 daughters absolutely loved the house, location, and the time spent. The house is clean, well kept, and extremely functional - especially for kids. Short walk to the beach and boardwalk was easy to navigate, we also loved how close we were to the shops, Starbucks, and many resturants. There is also a great authentic Mexican resturant a few yards away. The owner of the house Steve was great to work with and made sure our expectations were met. Highly recommend this house.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Damage Deposit $250

House-Trained Pets are welcome at an additional $95 per week each.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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