Sapphire Sands is a unique, enchanting property located on a third of an acre just 300 feet from Heceta Beach. This charming cedar-shingle cottage-style guest addition also has a large attached garage and a charming covered courtyard area with hot tub that are both attached to the cottage. This property also comes with an ADDITIONAL 1600 sf of amenity-rich indoor/outdoor space reserved for your EXCLUSIVE use during your stay. This includes the courtyard/hot-tub area; a delightful sun-room; private patio with Char-Grill & fire-pit; and lawn area.Owners live on the South side of this large property for better service in a separate residence.
Located just a few hundred feet from beautiful Heceta Beach and just a 10 minute drive from Florence's historical 'Old Town' district, the Sapphire Sands Vacation Cottage provides an affordable, unique, one-of-a-kind short-term vacation rental experience when visiting Florence, OR. This is a 480 square foot cottage-style guest house that includes an ADDITIONAL 1600 square feet of amenity-filled outdoor space (as well as a 'mud-room' with storage room') that is reserved EXCLUSIVELY for your use during your stay. Owners live in another dwelling on the property for better service, which is attached to the guest house by a breezeway. There are no shared walls, floors, or ceilings so your privacy is ensured. Nestled within a third of an acre of lush, flowering landscaping, this beautiful, serene, retreat-like property invites you to relax into the timelessness and serenity of nature. Amenities include a covered courtyard area with hot-tub that adjoins the cottage; an enchanting sun-room, a private patio with a fire-pit and grill; a lawn area; free, secure Wifi; and Internet Streaming (ROKU) TV, DirecTV Now (with over 60 cable and local channels), and a Blu-ray DVD player with a variety of DVDs. Due to local codes the kitchenette has NO STOVE, but there is a plethora of kitchen appliances that will allow you to cook most anything, and there are pots and pans available for the two outdoor grills. The fridge is a 2-door MINI-Fridge (with freezer). More details, below. *Please read the 'House Rules' before booking. A Rental Agreement must also be completed and returned within 72 hours of booking to hold your reservation.
DETAILS ABOUT THE SPACE AND AMENITIES: The cottage itself includes a nautical-themed bedroom, spacious bathroom, small and bright dining area for two that can double as a sitting room; fully functional kitchenette, and a hot tub in a charming, rustic covered courtyard area that is attached to the cottage and reserved for your private use. Everything you need to create a truly unforgettable beach vacation experience is available for your exclusive use during your stay, including beach mats, beach chairs, spa robes and towels, a picnic backpack for two, Roku and Cable-based TV, art supplies, puzzles, games, and even a kite and sand castle building supplies reserved just for guests! The house itself sits up on a hill on an after-dune on over a third of an acre that is filled with shore pines and over-flowing with lush, flowering foliage, which creates a feeling of privacy and seclusion within the heart of Heceta Beach. The cottage plus courtyard is self-contained and has it's own private entrances and there are no shared walls with the owner's living quarters (owner lives on site for better service in the South wing of this large, cedar-shingle house - The owner's living quarters do not share any walls with the suite). NOTE: Due to local codes the kitchenette has NO STOVE, but there is a plethora of kitchen appliances that will allow you to cook most anything, and there are pots and pans available for the two outdoor grills. The fridge is a 2-door MINI-Fridge (with freezer). PLEASE NOTE: There is no landline in the suite and the only strong cell reception is Verizon - Ask to use owner's cell phone in an emergency or if you need to make an important call.
LOCATION: The suite is located just a few hundred feet from public access to Heceta Beach and the Surf-Side Restaurant and Lounge. You can also walk to the local Mini-Mart and one of Florence's favorite local pubs. The suite is easy to find and there is plenty of off-street parking available. While there are no ocean views from the suite itself, you will enjoy hearing the sounds of the nearby crashing surf while relaxing in the hot tub, in the sun-room, or on your private patio near the suite. The suite is loaded with thoughtful amenities designed to make each guest feel pampered during their stay - There's even a picnic backpack for two, beach chairs and towels, and a cooler to use while exploring the beautiful Oregon coast; on hikes; or while enjoying the beach.
IMPORTANT THINGS TO NOTE BEFORE MAKING YOUR RESERVATION: No smoking or vaping of any kind (pot included) is allowed in the suite, sun-room, or hot-tub / courtyard area, or anywhere on the property (smoke actually drifts up into our living quarters South of the breezeway and also into the suite). Our insurer requires all guests to be at least 28 years old. The only strong cell signal is with Verizon. The cottage does have free, secure WiFi. Rental Agreement must be completed, signed, and emailed back to owner within 72 hours of having your booking accepted.+ More