Point Pleasant Beach ("PPB") is at the hub of the Jersey Shore at the top of the Barnegat Bay and along the Manasquan inlet. The home is 300 yards from the Elizabeth Carter private beach-8 badges included. PPB has a great boardwalk restaurants, amusement rides, bars and entertainment a 20 min walk from the house so you are near the action but not in it. Train station and shops, restaurants and food stores a 20 minutes away on Arnold Avenue. Fishing, boats and restaurants along the inlet.
The house has 3 bedrooms and an extra room on the second floor next to the bedrooms are that may also used for sleeping. Extra room has balcony and a folding screen for privacy. Three of the bedrooms have beds - 1 king in the Master Bedroom and a Queen in two of the other bedrooms. The bonus room with a room divider has a pull out couch that sleeps two.
This home is perfect for a 1 or many more weeks vacation in lovely Point Pleasant Beach. ONLY Rented WEEKLY during JULY and AUGUST. Pricing is Lower before and after peak summer season. There are 3 televisions but they are minimal for catching up on news - NO big screens or home movie theater.
The house has a lovely porch to enjoy day or night off of the living room space overlooking the Lake of the Lilies, a wildlife and bird sanctuary. You can hear the ocean waves, especially at night. The porch is a great place to relax. The house has an eat in kitchen island, dining room that seats 10 and a sun room with another table that seats 4 people - this also has bar seating for several that adjoins the kitchen. The space has an open floor plan on the first floor. There are steps to get in and out of the house. The house has 2 floors - all sleeping spaces are on the second floor. There is a garage with 1 garage space available for guests to park their car inside. The laundry room has a washer and dryer. Freezer has an automatic ice maker and filtered water. Sound system has radio built in speakers on first floor. Wi-Fi included as well as cable TV for entertainment and those that cannot escape the grid. There are 3 televisions - 1 in sun room on first floor, 1 in Master Bedroom and one in extra room upstairs. All TVs have cable but nothing fancy, no home theater or huge screen TVs (don't want to disappoint anyone). House has a lot of games on hand and cards for groups to enjoy.
As noted above, second floor has three bedrooms and an extra room with a fold out couch. Master BR and extra room have balconies. 2 full bathrooms on second floor. Jack and Jill bathroom has a Jacuzzi - MB has a walk in shower. 3 Bedrooms have walk in closets.
In the back yard there is a hot tub (AVAILABLE MEMORIAL DAY TO OCTOBER) and table and chairs with umbrella and small outdoor grill. Large side yard good for Frisbee or whiffle ball games.
There is an outdoor shower (summer) which is refreshing after a day at our private beach. During beach season (Father's Day weekend to Labor Day) we have life guards and gate guards on duty during day. Beach is just 300 yards from the house with 8 beach badges included, young children do not need badges. (please don't lose badges each cost $75 to replace)
There are great restaurants in walking distance or short drive (less than 1 mile) and throughout the town. The boardwalk is a 15 min walk from the house and has rides, stands, bars and lots of night life. There are free concerts on Wednesdays on the beach in July and August. Every Thursday in the summer there are fireworks on the boardwalk which you can go and see or watch from the house. On Sunday nights there are talent shows on the beach in the summer and other activities. The boardwalk is fun to jog or walk on in the morning or to just watch the people. You can rent a bike and ride through town and through the surrounding towns.
The downtown is about a short drive (about 1 mile) or 20 minute walk away and has great shops, restaurants, antique shops, and a comedy club. The train station is also downtown about 15-20 minute walk from the house in downtown area. The trains can take you to and from New York which also stops at Newark Airport.
We provide a list of restaurants of all types and those with great seafood. Also fun to explore the other towns near by ... Bay Head, Seaside Heights, Ocean Grove, etc. If you sail you can rent a sail boat about 35 minute drive to Tom's river just to mention a few. Also the town is a fishing town - fresh seafood, you can watch the boats come in and you can go out fishing locally on a day or night trip or half day or go deep sea fishing. You can fish along the Manasquan inlet about 1 mile from the house or from the beach. You can also surf the beach in the non-swimming areas. We have boogie boards and skin boards for your use.
Guests have total access to entire house EXCEPT for storage shed in back of house and one closet in the house where we keep our personal belongings (PLEASE) Respect that) and one Garage parking space in the 2 car garage.
The old bikes in the garage are not available for use as they are not reliable. There is a place in town that rent bicycles or bring your own and store them in the garage.
Interaction with guests
We are not far from the beach and always available by phone. Bob will check you in or we will make arrangements for someone to check you in.
If an issue arises and we can not come in a timely manner to assist you we will make arrangements for someone local to help you resolve any issues.
Issues uncovered at time of check in or shortly after should be reported IMMEDIATELY so the situation can be remedied as soon as possible and you can enjoy your stay.
Other things to note
We want to do our best to make your stay the best vacation ever! Relax and enjoy.... we want you to feel at home! Plenty of old fashioned board games and puzzles, legos, for the kids.
Call IMMEDIATELY if any issues at all - we can't do anything to rectify the situation after the fact.
MUST BE RENTED WEEKLY (7 days) during JULY and AUGUST with a Saturday check in at 2 pm and STRICT check out no later than 11 AM. THREE (3) DAY MINIMUM September to June.
NO SMOKING in the house. Check in 2 PM check out 11 AM.
The area is a quiet neighborhood. So after 10 pm you don't want to be too noisy and you don't want to be bothered either.
From Sep 11, 2017 - Jun 30, 2018 the minimum stay is 3 nights.
Working everyday to live life to the fullest - bit by bit. Have two older sons Taylor and James which are the love of me and my husband, Bob's life. Enjoy serving the Clark NJ Community as Councilwoman at large, Trustee for our Clark Library and study and teach Cuong Nhu martial arts. Work with a great bunch of people .... Love learning, keeping current, music, theater and living life to the fullest each day. Hope 2016 is my greatest year ever!