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Sunny 3BR / 2BA Victorian Sleeps 8, Central Air, Walk to Beach, Shops, Train

Bedrooms 3
Space 125 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

This quaint Victorian home, built circa 1900, combines original architectural details with modern amenities. The house has central air conditioning and gets tons of sunlight on a corner lot with northern and western exposures.

The wide front porch (brand new in 2015) leads into a foyer with an open staircase. Upstairs are two bedrooms - a queen bed in one and two full beds in the other - each with two windows, a generous closet and a ceiling fan. Also upstairs is a large full bathroom with a tub shower, linen closet and window seat. The third bedroom, on the main floor, contains three windows, a queen bed and a small dresser. It is separated from the foyer and dining room with double doors for privacy.

The open-layout living and dining rooms are fully furnished with two sofas, a TV and CD player, a full bookshelf, and a dining table seating eight. The large eat-in kitchen has a dishwasher and washer/dryer and opens onto a private patio with an outdoor dining table and four chairs. A shed contains extra folding chairs for relaxing on the patio as well as beach chairs and gear.

The house is centrally located within a 10-15 minute walk of the beach, downtown Ocean Grove, restaurants and shops in Asbury Park and Bradley Beach, and the Asbury and Bradley train stations.

No pets. No smoking.

More Details

Sarah Cox
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
22 January, 2018

About Sarah Cox

My husband and I live and work in Manhattan and love coming to Ocean Grove throughout the year to escape city life. We spend lots of time on the beach during the summer, but any time of year we enjoy walking around town, dining at restaurants in Asbury Park and Bradley Beach, or watching a film at the Showplace Cinema.

Sarah Cox purchased this house in 2013

Why Sarah Cox chose Ocean Grove

I fell in love with Ocean Grove when I first visited the town in 2012. The Victorian homes and neighborly culture reminded me of the town in Maryland where I grew up. I can easily get to Ocean Grove from NYC by public transit, and my family in Philadelphia and D.C. are within a few hours' drive.

What makes this house unique

I bought this house because the large kitchen and open layout are perfect for hosting friends and family. The location is ideal because I can walk to the beach, the train, or shops and restaurants all within 10-15 minutes.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Ocean Grove, New Jersey

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 125 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • 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
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , linen closet, window seat
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure , linen closet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed , closet, dresser, 2 bedside tables & lamps, ceiling fan
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double bed , closet & hangers, 2 bedside tables & lamps, ceiling fan
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed , double doors, small dresser, bedside table & lamps
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Four adult beach badges are provided.


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Sunny 3BR / 2BA Victorian Sleeps 8, Central Air, Walk to Beach, Shops, Train
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews

Clean and roomy

  • 5 of 5

Loved the front porch for my morning coffee. Very clean. Everything stocked from towels to sugar! Very comfortable beds and linens. Walkable to Asbury and OG town and beaches.

  • Review Submitted: 19/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very nice visit

  • 5 of 5

House was comfortable. Host was very flexible/accessible/responsive and answered questions quickly. Had a lovely time.

  • Review Submitted: 13/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place !

  • 5 of 5

Really enjoyed staying here, we are planning on coming back again next time!

  • Review Submitted: 25/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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One more reason to love Ocean Grove

  • 5 of 5

Ocean Grove is our 1st choice when going to the beach whether for the day or longer. In the past when it was just the three of us we would stay at a bed & breakfast. This time since we had out-of-town family coming, we decided to rent a house for our crew. The accommodations were more than we expected -- what a lovely home! It was plenty spacious for the eight of us and we really enjoyed our stay. What I particularly liked was all the extras: from the bikes to the barbecue; the beach badges to the fully equipped kitchen. The house/home was very clean and well presented. We knew it was a little far from the beach but we managed. The porch with the rockers was a nice touch and the quaint backyard is equally inviting. The owner was very prompt in responding to any and all of my inquiries as I was a little hesitant this being my first time going through VRBO. I would definitely recommend this rental property to others considering it for their stay in Ocean Grove. And we would certainly stay here again when the time comes.

  • Review Submitted: 26/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house -just right for us!

  • 4 of 5

We were very pleased with our stay in Ocean Grove. The house was comfy and we wanted for nothing. Would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 16/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect house in Ocean Grove

  • 5 of 5

The house was absolutely immaculate and well organized, appointed with all the amenities of a well-stocked home or hotel. Although we assumed going in it may feel small for our family of six, everything felt surprisingly spacious! The owners clearly put care into the place, and we felt welcomed the moment we stepped onto the porch. In addition to their their meticulous domestic care, they were professional - they responded immediately to any questions I emailed. The neighborhood location was a little further from the beach and downtown, but it offered peace and privacy, and the neighborhood itself is a pleasure to walk through. Would definitely love to return!

  • Review Submitted: 11/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Newark Liberty International Airport
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Asbury Park / Bradley Beach
Nearest Beach
0.6 Miles
Ocean Grove / Bradley Beach
Car: not necessary

Perfect central location. Walk to the beach, downtown Ocean Grove, the Asbury Park boardwalk, and Bradley Beach restaurants.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Ocean Grove, New Jersey

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early Summer 2018
25 May 2018 - 28 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
High Summer 2018
30 Jun 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$500.44
Property Damage Protection AU$98.84

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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