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Our beautiful beach home awaits - steps from the beach - ocean views

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 1,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

3 BR, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 7 plus infant

Ocean breezes sweep this airy two story home, directly across the street from the beach with ocean view. Entering this 2 story home on ground level finds 2 BRs (1 w/queen & 1 w/2 twin) sharing bathroom w/ tub/shower, double sink. Upstairs a sunny great room awaits with desk w/internet, living room sitting 6+ comfortably, bay window with ocean views. Kitchen stocked for beach home living, from pots & pans to blender & wine glasses. Over the double sink is a counter bar for easy serving while enjoying ocean views over full dining table & sliding glass doors to balcony. King Master suite has walk-in stone shower, garden tub and separate toilet room. Cross the street for 13 miles of beach, or drive 10 min to Fernandina Beach historic district, antique shops, restaurants and bars, Fort Clinch museum, golf, boating, fishing, horseback, etc. After the beach enjoy outdoor hot shower to wash off sand (& kids) before going inside! Beach chairs, umbrella, cooler, and sand toys.

Amelia Island has 13 miles of pristine beaches. It is a beach vacation to get away from it all - there is little night life in terms of 'south beach. Perfect for young families, honeymooners who want to get away together, or folks who just want to relax. Yet, the location is accessible to all shopping and has fabulous restaurants nearby. But if you want to plant yourself somewhere and escape - just bring groceries - the home has everything you need to hardly ever leave - and if you forgot anything one of 4 grocery stores is a 10 minute drive away.

There are many state parks nearby in addition to the miles of beach. Fort Clinch, with the fort from the 1800s restored is great to see. Much wildlife to see on various hiking trails.

Water activities include chartering a boat, sunset cruises, cruises to see sea life and wild horses, fishing - deep sea, pier and shore, surfing.

Fernandina Municipal Public Golf course is regardeded as one of the finest in the southeast - 5 min drive away.

Dining: From the Ritz Carlton restaurant 'Salt' 15 min drive south to romantic restaurants in downtown historic district 15 minute drive north to the casual bar/restaurant walking distance from our home - there is everything you could want for an island getaway.

Shopping: There is quaint local shopping in the historic downtown Fernandina Beach and other places on the island. There is Town Center, one hour drive away in Jacksonville, which has every shop imaginable if you are staying a long time. Supermarkets, walmart and pharmacies are on the island.

3 TV's one in living room and one in each of downstairs bedrooms. Upstairs living room tv has full cable channels - downstairs basic. There is internet connection to plug in your laptop if you bring one.

More Details

Carolyn Ledwith
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 24, 2018


Amelia Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , separate shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , sink
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Sleeps 6 .
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
We can provide you with daily housekeeping at your own expense if you like - that is optional. The housekeeping fee for your stay is mandatory. There is cable tv in living room with all premium channels and a tv in BOTH the queen bedroom and twin bedroom (these bedrooms are downstairs) that has basic stations only. There is a coal BBQ grill in garage.


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Our beautiful beach home awaits - steps from the beach - ocean views
average rating of 4.909091 based on 22 reviews
Abingdon, Va

Wonderful Long Weekend!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Conveniently located to beach and Shrimp Festival! We loved coming back to reminisce! Very friendly neighbors! We would love to come back. Thanks so much Bridgett and Carolyn!

  • Submitted: May 6, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

The property was clean and very well maintained. I spoke to Carolyn, the owner the day before I arrived and she was very nice. Bridgette who takes care of the house was awesome and encouraged me to call anytime I had a question, even if it was just to ask about restaurants. The deck was amazing with good views of the ocean. Our dogs were welcome and loved it as much as we did! People in the area were also very nice. A great time! Will definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Houses proximity to the beach makes it a superb choice!

  • 5 of 5

We have been staying at this home every year for the past 5 and will continue!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Covington, GA

Great location with easy access to the beach across the street. Clean and well maintained.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful relaxing week. The owners and property managers were great and very attentive. One of the best vacation locations we've visited.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brandon, Florida

Perfect size and location!

  • 5 of 5

Everything about our stay was pretty much perfect! We had a larger group with kids so we wanted to make sure we had space and as close to the beach as possible. Walking to the beach with several bags, coolers, chairs and your kids was a breeze! Just across the street was the walkway over the sand dunes to the beach. We pretty much had the beach to ourselves and it was a holiday weekend! We were supplied with everything we needed to cook meals as well. Carolyn was very prompt at replying to messages and other questions. Only complaint was the mattresses were firmer than we all like but I think everyone is partial to their own beds :) Will definitely keep this property in mind for our next trip! Thanks for being great hosts!!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very comfortable and easy access to everything you could wish for . Very clean condo

  • 5 of 5

This condo worked out well for us for our time while working in Jacksonville- the unit was very clean and well kept. furnishings are getting a bit worn but everything was in good working order and location is very convenient to all the amenities you could want to enjoy.

An easy walk to the beach and the beach area was pristine and very enjoyable.

Thank you for a nice stay

tom Reel

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

Home is across the street from the beach with ocean view from Living room and balcony. 10 minutes drive from The Ritz restaurants and spas, golf courses (public and private), Ft. Clinch state park, and downtown Fernandina Beach.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Pet Fee $50
Damage Deposit $350

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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