On-the-Beach Cottage

Vilano Beach / St. Augustine Vacation Cottage for Rent


Designed for families and fun, this cottage offers a great on-the-beach location near famous historic St. Augustine sights.  On the dunes of a quiet beach, 50 feet from water's edge, you will love the sounds and gorgeous view of the Atlantic Ocean while you watch the dolphins playing in the surf.

Affordable family fun
Un-crowded beaches


Linens and Towels
Paper products and soap
Equipped kitchen
Charcoal BBQ grill
Boogie boards
Children's toys
Books and games
Digital Satellite TV with HBO
DVD & VCR, selection of videos
High Speed Internet
Outdoor Shower
3 Bedrooms, two bathrooms (accommodates 6 persons)
2 bedrooms with double beds, One bedroom with two twin beds
Central heat & air conditioning
Fenced yard
Beach chairs




Miniature Golf
Art galleries
Bird watching
Antique shops
Live Theater
Amusement Parks

Links to St. Augustine attractions


Day Trips:

6 minutes to Historic St. Augustine
15 Minutes to World Golf Village
45 minutes to Daytona Beach.
90 Minutes to Orlando area attractions (Disney, Sea World, Universal Studios, etc.)
75 minutes to Kennedy Space Center



For more information

contact Tina at OnTheBeachCottage@comcast.net

Telephone at 904-284-7923 

Availability Calendar

Driving Directions:  From North: Take I-95 South to Exit 318. Travel East on SR 16 until SR 16 ends,
turn Right at Old Sugar Mill, then travel about 1/2 mile to stop light
(you'll see a merry-go-round at corner) turn left onto A1A North. Cross Vilano Bridge. 
Travel to stop light, turn Left. Cottage is 3120 North A1A, 1/2 mile north of the 
bridge on the Ocean side of A1A.




Check-in time is 3 pm on day of arrival.  Check-out time is 10 am on day of departure.
This is a NON-SMOKING building.  You may smoke on the outdoor porch or on the beach.
The primary renter must occupy the premises and be at least 25 years old.
Well-mannered pets are allowed with an additional Pet Fee.
Tentative reservations are accepted by telephone, mail or email.

Advance Payment:  After requesting a reservation you will receive a Rental Agreement by e-mail or U.S. Mail (at your option).  For a reservation to be confirmed we must receive a signed Rental Agreement and a Deposit of $250.  Reservations are considered tentative until the signed Rental Agreement and Deposit are received AND a reservation confirmation is issued by the owner.  You should not consider a reservation confirmed until you have heard from us that the reservation has, indeed, been confirmed.  The balance of rent and fees will be due four weeks prior to your arrival or, at your option, in cash at the time of arrival.  If a reservation is made within four weeks of the arrival date, you will be expected to pay the entire payment, in cash, on arrival, although the Damage Deposit may be paid by personal check on arrival.  All reservations are subject to the cancellation policy.

Cancellation Policy:  The cancellation date is four weeks before the start date.  If you cancel your reservation before the cancellation date your all payments including the Deposit will be returned in full without penalty.  If you cancel your reservation after the cancellation date the Deposit will be forfeited.

Damage:  The Damage Deposit of $250 will be refunded after departure, provided that the cottage is left in reasonable condition, without damage.  Guests shall be financially responsible for any physical damage to the property arising from negligence or misconduct.  Assessable damages are not limited to the $250 Damage Deposit. 

Missing Items:  Guests shall be financially responsible for any missing items.  A $15 fee will be assessed for lost or unreturned keys.  The cottage is inspected before and after each guest’s visit.  Missing items are not limited to the $250 damage deposit. 

Pets:  We welcome your pet.  The yard is totally fenced.  The beach is pet-friendly.  A restaurant within walking distance even allows pets to eat with their owners.  Please do pick up after your pets.  A non-refundable pet fee is required if you choose to bring along your pets.

Refunds:  No refunds are given for early departures or due to inclement weather.  If a hurricane evacuation is ordered, refunds will be issued.

Parties:  No house parties, large groups, weddings, wedding receptions, or motor homes are allowed.  If the police are called to the property in response to a complaint, guests shall be required to vacate the property immediately and no refund of rental fees shall be issued.

Maximum Occupancy:  Six Persons.

The property is NOT handicap accessible.