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Amelia Island Plantation Beachfront - Ground Floor with views! wow!

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Property Details

Updated: Feb 20, 2017
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Beachfront Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, 6 Sleeps

Beautiful newly renovated 3 Bedroom, 3 Bath High end Beachfront Condo in Turtle Dunes in Amelia Island Plantation. Large ground floor end unit is

approx. 2,000 square feet. Most importantly, great ocean view with

beach and pool each within 50 yards.

This unit is newly redecorated, and is not your typical beach

rental. 10 foot ceilings in living room, dining room, and bedrooms.

Newly repainted throughout, and new granite countertops, cabinetry, and new appliances have been installed in kitchen. Large plasma TV with cable and blu-ray.

This unit is the best of both worlds....great view of the beach from

your private back patio while getting quick access to parking or

beach and pool. Turtle Dunes is the southernmost condo in Amelia

Island Plantation, so you will have plenty of privacy on the beach

or pool. There is no public access to the beach, so crowds are not

an issue.

No smoking, no pets.

More photos, or a quicktime slideshow available by email upon request.

For those still considering other beach areas. let me explain the

reasons we decided to purchase in Amelia Island rather than Destin

area, which were our options as Atlanta residents.

1) Closer, easier drive from Atlanta or other Northern cities. More

use of highways. We are only 20 minutes off I-95. Much closer to

commercial airport..Jacksonville Airport is only 30 minutes away.

2) Private, relaxing atmosphere. Minimal traffic congestion,

beaches and restaurants never crowded.

3) Better weather. Warmer in winter, cooler in summer by a few

degrees. Fewer hurricane risks which could impact your vacation. It

has been nearly 100 years since significant hurricane has hit Amelia

Island. Several times a year we get folks moving from the gulf to our

unit to escape the brunt of a hurricane.

4) Better beach and ocean. We've not aware of any issues with

riptide or red tides. Beach is much longer and wider. Great beach

for running or even biking on the sand- beach is so wide that there is

good mix between soft sand (for dipping your toes) and hard sand (for

running, biking, etc.)

5) Beauty. Tree-lined biking trails beat highrise-lined streets in

Destin. Seldom any lines at the local awesome restaurants.

6) Better rental value for your money. This unit would rent for 30%

more in Destin.

7) Activities. World class golf and tennis. Beautiful bike trails.

You are at a resort...not a big condo in row of big condos.

Historical Fernandina Beach and Fort Clinch Park are each 15 minutes

away. Downtown Fernandina Beach has is a charming area...with great

restaurants without the feeling of being a tourist trap.

More Details

Recent Review

About the Owner

Barbara McNaughton
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2017

3 Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)


Perfect Get-A-Away Spot

  • 5 of 5

Perfect condo for our girls' weekend. Amenities in and around the condo were perfect. Couldn't have asked for a more accommodating experience with the owners and managers of the property. 3 large bedrooms and baths and fully equipped kitchen. The patio was beachfront and close to the pool! I highly recommend this property and will be renting again on our next visit to Amelia Island!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Last 2 Weeks in August

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in this condo 3 times since 2005. Every time it has been a wonderful, relaxing retreat. There is nothing like spending time on the patio after dinner, enjoying drinks and listening to the calming sounds of the Atlantic! I highly recommend this condo! So close to the beach and pool, it couldn't be any easier! There is nothing like Amelia Island Plantation's quiet secluded beaches. A perfect get away for my family of 6! Thank you for sharing your beautiful Island home with us!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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nice unit...

  • 5 of 5

nice unit

  • Submitted: May 24, 2004
  • Stayed: May 2004
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests

Within gated Omni Amelia Island plantation, close to golf, tennis,

shopping,bike trails, and renowned restaurants.

Walk across street to free private tennis courts.

Enjoy running, biking or dolphin watching on the wide and beautiful

beaches of Amelia Island.

Watch the whales in January.

Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2016
Dec 1 2016 - Mar 12 2017
3 night minimum stay
Late August Specials
Aug 12 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall 2017
Sep 5 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 9.0%

Nightly Rate: $349 - $499

Weekly Rate: $2295 - $3295

Monthly Rate: $0 - $0

Offpeak rates from Labor day until March 1. Weekly rate is $2295, with nightly rate of $349. Save $800 per week!
Spring/summer are $3395/week or $499/night. We rent Saturday to Saturday during peak seasons. We always are booked up Spring break or June-August, so please book early or be disappointed.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Updated: Feb 20, 2017


Property Type

  • condo


  • Family
  • Spa


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Golf Course Front


  • festivals
  • recreation center

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • walking
  • whale watching

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 1800 sq. ft.


  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 3


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single


  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Tennis ...


  • Guests provide their own meals

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website


  • Beautiful renovated unit. 3 TVs (one new HD Plasma) 2 DVDs, full kitchen, ceiling fans, and other amenities. Bedrooms include one king, one queen, and two twins. Hair dryers in each of he 3 bathrooms. Safe for valuables in master. Beautiful new walkin shower in master. Includes Wifi computer access.

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