10 Best Long-Term Rentals In Fernandina Beach, Florida

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The scenic Fernandina Beach sits on Amelia Island and serves as the administrative center of Nassau County. Its lively Main Street boasts centuries of history, as evidenced by well-preserved colonial architecture of British, French, and Spanish designs. Pieces of the bygone past found a home in the Amelia Island Museum of History, a modern facility housed in what used to be the Nassau County Jail.

Parks abound in the city, and nature lovers will enjoy a day on Egans Creek Greenway Trail. Meanwhile, the white sands and playful Atlantic waves will pull you to the city’s shoreline gracefully punctuated by historic Fort Clinch. If any of these makes you want to visit Nassau County’s capital and stay for a bit, read on and check out this list of the best long-term rentals in Fernandina Beach, Florida.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, decor, availability of dates, and long-term stay rules and regulations. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 13, 2024.

1. The Spotted Piper (from USD 449)

The Spotted Piper is a two-story, family-friendly, modern townhouse along the shoreline of Fernandina Beach’s Sandpiper community. It prominently features two decks, one on each floor, and both accessible through sliding glass doors. The upper deck lets guests enjoy panoramic views of the beach, while the lower floor deck has a dining area access to a well-manicured lawn.

Its first floor has an open-concept layout complete with all the conveniences and entertainment to make you feel at home. Upstairs are Boho-style bedrooms with windows overlooking the beach and the neighborhood.

The beach is accessible from the property via a wooden boardwalk, or through a Nassau County-registered vehicle. There is also a locked community pool across the street, the key to which is provided to guests. If you book this property for 30 nights or more, you will be getting a generous discount.

Stayed at this property?
Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
7.56 km (4.7 mi) from Main Beach Park
17 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
every room is beautiful and welcoming and the view is breathtaking
we enjoyed our stay everything was perfect from the views to the cozy beds
owner was easy to work with
owners were quick to communicate and very helpful and professional
jeff and shari are both super responsive and kind
he was responsive and friendly to communicate with
overall a great condo and host from our experience
this was the perfect place for our family and we hope to come back again
serene and beautiful with an unbelievable ocean front location
this townhouse was absolutely fabulous clean excellent location beautifully updated gorgeous views and right on the beach
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2. Centrally located, newly furnished home with a golf cart (from USD 182)

This Mid-century house sits in a quiet, central Fernandina Beach neighborhood less than 1 mile (1.61 kilometers) from a beach accessible with the property’s golf cart. It is also 2 miles (3.22 kilometers) away from Fernandina Beach Historic District. The host offers a discount on the booking for long-term rentals lasting 30 nights or more.

A private driveway leads guests into this newly furnished home, which is built with a hypoallergenic focus. Instead of lush gardens, the rental has a fenced landscaped yard with sparse trees for shade and decoration. Guests can enjoy the scenery from a shaded patio, where they can also have outdoor dining and barbecue.

Pastel interiors and a combination of modern and rustic furniture give the home a welcoming feel. A 4K 65-inch Roku TV allows for breathtaking movie nights, while a high-speed internet connection is available for seamless online work or play.

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Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
2.42 km (1.5 mi) from Main Beach Park
75 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it had a wonderful room for our kids to stay in
the place was spotless and clutter free
house is clean large and spacious
the house was perfectly clean when we arrived
outstanding in every way extremely clean and comfortable
beds were comfortable kitchen was spotless with new appliances
hosts are communicative & responsive
great hosts and lovely house
they were very attentive and friendly
guy and gloria were wonderful hosts
guy & gloria were absolutely wonderful hosts
the location is perfect
great location we enjoyed our stay
great location and home in peaceful surroundings
the location is super quiet yet convenient to the beach and town
good house in a good central location 5 minute drive to the beach and to restaurants
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3. Tranquility (from USD 150)

Tranquility is a well-furbished condo unit in a quiet, colonial-style property among old oak trees. Its brightly lit modern interiors offer all the comforts of a home without compromising space. It also features a spacious screened porch that guests can access via the main area and the master’s bedroom. Moreover, long-term renters qualify for an attractive discount on the booking price.

The condominium is located in the Amelia Landings community, a 35-minute drive from Jacksonville International Airport. The neighborhood has a communal swimming pool, two tennis courts, and barbecue facilities that Tranquility guests can freely access throughout their stay. A short, shaded path in the neighborhood leads to the beach. Meanwhile, the nearby road leads to downtown Fernandina Beach and its many golf courses, all of which are within a 3-mile (4.83-kilometer) radius.

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Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
3.53 km (2.2 mi) from Main Beach Park
28 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the full kitchen was clean and updated and having a washer and dryer was nice to have
the condo was very functional and comfortable
the beds were very comfortable
nice memory topper on the queen bed
super clean and comfortable
the condo was clean and comfortable
clean comfy space that is amazingly quiet at night
it was very clean beautifully decorated and cozy
condo was clean and had everything we needed for the long weekend
cindy was a great host and very responsive
great host thanks soooo much
cindy was very helpful and responds quickly to any questions
our host made sure that we had everything that we could possibly need
cindy was very jovial and responsive
great location; a close walk to the beach and 5 minute drive to downtown
great location short walk or bike ride to the beach
we really enjoyed the pool and the close proximity to the beach
the condo is very nice and in a great location
the condo was in a great location and the huge pool was great
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4. Lovely townhouse with ocean views (from USD 185)

This ocean-facing townhouse is the perfect getaway for beach lovers and vacationing families. Fully renovated in 2020, it now sports lovely ocean-themed mid-century interiors and an upper-floor terrace that provides splendid ocean views. There’s also a large wooden deck downstairs that comes with al fresco dining furniture and outdoor seating. Beyond that, the property features a shaded backyard with a stone patio and grill.

The property is a 4-mile (6.44-kilometer) distance from downtown Fernandina Beach and 3 miles (4.83 kilometers) from Fort Clinch State Park. The beach is one block away and accessible via a shaded path. Additionally, bookings for 30 nights or more will be offered an attractive discount.

Stayed at this property?
Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
4.96 km (3.1 mi) from Main Beach Park
34 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 7 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we couldn’t decide which room was our favorite
great experience everything was so clean and pretty
sally’s place was fantastic the home was very clean and the decor is so fun
sally was a wonderful host and had quick responses to all of our needs and questions
she is also very responsive if you need anything
the owner has superb attention to detail with everything well thought out for this airbnb
great location and the owners have paid attention to every detail
awesome house in an awesome location
we loved the location and beachy decor
super close to the beach tranquil quiet neighborhood with moss draped oak trees
amazing place so beautiful and in an amazing location right next to the beach and short distance to downtown
we enjoyed the comfy master bedroom king bed very quiet neighborhood and great location
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5. Beautiful and cozy beach house (from USD 185)

This two-story beach house is the perfect accommodation for folks looking to explore Fernandina Beach and Amelia Island. It is a block away from the beach, from which guests can take a short walk to the fishing pier and miles of beachside sand bike paths. Meanwhile, the city’s cobblestone-lined historic downtown and golf courses are within the property’s 5-mile (8.05-kilometer) radius.

The property’s modern interiors have nautical decor, and the main first-floor area prominently features a stone fireplace. It also has a garage, but it is locked and can only be used for storage. Outdoors, the property features a shaded yard with dining facilities and an outdoor shower cabana. If you are thinking of booking this property for 30 nights or more, you will be offered a generous discount by the host.

Stayed at this property?
Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
4.56 km (2.9 mi) from Main Beach Park
53 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
easy parking nice beach amenities and good sleeping and bathroom arrangements
we enjoyed using the outdoor grill and the full kitchen to prepare our own meals
the house was clean and beautifully decorated
the house was quiet very clean and comfortable
the place was clean and we had everything we needed
the decor is cute and coastal and the home is clean and well kept
very clean accommodations owners were very welcoming
anna and james were wonderful hosts easy to communicate
host was very kind and accommodating
quick responses from the hosts and easy entry
the hosts are very gracious and attentive
our hosts were always very responsive and made us feel very welcoming
the location was great
great location walking distance to the beach
great location and was a 2 minute walk to the beach
the location is ideal for any activity
nice walk to the beach
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6. Splendid beach house near the shoreline (from USD 272)

This family-friendly beach house is a pleasant year-round Fernandina Beach retreat a mile (1.61 kilometers) away from Beach Access 29. Other major points of interest including Fernandina Beach Golf Club and the city center are within the home’s 4-mile (6.44-kilometer) radius. For bookings lasting 30 nights or more, the host offers an attractive discount to renters.

Guests are welcomed to a wooden deck leading to open-concept modern interiors with a stone fireplace. However, the property’s most notable features are its well-lit outdoor facilities enclosed in a fenced backyard. This includes a stone fire pit and a pool, which may be heated from September to April at an additional charge of 100 USD.

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Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
4.63 km (2.9 mi) from Main Beach Park
14 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
any tiny thing we reached out about the host was super helpful and kind
elizabeth was a wonderful host and it was a great weekend
thank you for hosting our family
the location was perfectly close to everything and yet tucked away in a quaint neighborhood
beautiful home very close to multiple beach access points
the house is in a great location with the beach only being a few minutes away
the house was beyond amazing perfect location
i absolutely loved the walk-in shower we will definitely stay here again when we return
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7. Latitude Adjustment (from USD 191)

Guests looking to bring pets to an extended vacation are welcome in this two-story, three-bedroom townhouse near Fernandina Beach Golf Club. It is a block away from the beach, giving guests quick access to the area’s best fishing and surfing spots. If you book this property for 30 nights or more, an attractive discount awaits.

The property has a modern look with bright interiors accentuated by vibrant wooden furnishings. Guests can access its garage for storage, and its spacious main area features a full kitchen and leather couches. There are two wooden decks outside where guests relax or dine outdoors. Unfortunately, the place has no accessibility features, so it is not ideal for people with mobility issues.

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Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
5.26 km (3.3 mi) from Main Beach Park
96 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
enough space and comfortable for our family of 7
the back deck and living room were perfect places to hang out and talk
clean and comfortable
the place was great clean and a great find
it was even bigger than expected clean and had everything we needed
great location and house was clean and well stocked with all the essentials
clean roomy comfortable and close to the beach
john wax a perfect host
great location and comfortable place
great restaurants food stores and many beautiful beaches- all close by
easy walk to the beach
the location was great and so was the property
great location and convenient to all of the activities we did
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8. Amelia's Island Getaway (from USD 175)

This charming modern home is the perfect long-term retreat for people who love both indoor and outdoor activities. Long-term bookings of 30 nights or more qualify you for a generous discount.

A signature yellow surfboard greets guests as they enter the living room, inviting them to ride the waves. At the same time, indoor entertainment and views from the screened patio tempt them to stay a while longer.

The property is located along Sadler Road near shops and top local restaurants. It is part of Amelia Landings, which provides guests with access to a shared pool and tennis courts. The nearest beach resort is Ocean Club of Amelia near Seaside Park, both of which are a seven-minute walk away.

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Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
3.41 km (2.2 mi) from Main Beach Park
15 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the back porch is so nice to lounge on and super nice with the furniture and ceiling fans
unit was very clean and complex was quiet
fantastic great location and easy to get to everything extremely clean and comfy bed would highly recommend
excellent accommodations and great communication from the owner
responsive hosts and central location
location was great on the middle of the island
cute place in a great location lovely porch
great location loved the screened in porch
great location nice space
it is just a short pleasant walk to the beach and a quick drive to dining and shopping
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9. Coral Sands 426 (from USD 249)

Catch a glimpse of Amelia Island’s dolphins from this modern, oceanfront condo. Located in a quiet seaside property along State Road A1A, it has private beach access via a wooden walkway.

The condo is located on the second floor and is accessible via stairs or elevator. It has a large, open-concept main area with a spacious living room and a fully equipped kitchen, making it a great option for long-term stays offering generous discounts on bookings lasting 30 nights or more. Guests can enjoy breathtaking ocean views from the condo’s balcony or the master bedroom.

Stayed at this property?
Fernandina Beach, Florida, United States
931 meters (0.6 ft) from Main Beach Park
162 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE CONDO 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beautiful comfortable condo with gorgeous views a great place to relax
loved the condo the view the proximity to the beach and the cozy feel
clean nicely decorated
very clean well maintained updated and tastefully decorated condo
was very clean & nicely kept/maintained
the place was sparkling clean and smelled delightful
the space was beautiful clean and extremely inviting
host has thought of everything to make the space like home
the elevator with the a luggage cart was very helpful as well
don’t miss out on a great place with even better hosts
great place location is amazing
very nice place right on the sand and only a few minutes from downtown restaurants etc
fabulous location right on the beach
although our trip was short the close proximity to the beach made for a fabulous stay
well appointed magnificent location and view
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10. Amelia Lady (from USD 248)

Be part of 160-odd years of history as you stay in this colonial home. Built in the 1860s, the plat is based on the 1573 Law of the Indies and retains its high, vaulted ceilings. It has a screened deck on each floor and mid-century interiors with contemporary furnishings. The host offers a generous discount on bookings lasting 30 nights or more.

Amelia Lady is located in a peaceful neighborhood overlooking Cumberland Sound and near the mouth of Amelia River. The closest attraction, Fernandina Plaza, is a short walk away. Meanwhile, Egans Creek, your entryway to Amelia Island’s many natural parks and trails, is a six-minute driving distance.

Stayed at this property?
Amelia island , Florida, United States
3.3 km (2.1 mi) from Main Beach Park
67 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
cell service is spotty at best and the wifi is pretty darn fickle
we stayed in the third floor master bedroom which was light-filled and comfortable
the space is nicely designed so that our family had room to "spread out"
it was the perfect amount of space for the four of us to feel cozy yet comfortable
the house was a bit more rustic than we (5 adults) expected but our stay was fairly comfortable
amenities were updated clean and nicely appointed
the hosts are very responsive kind and helpful
julia was a great host
the owner has provided a unique and eclectic home furnished in a comfortable way
we cannot wait to be back and highly recommend this property and julia as a host
close to beautiful beaches
the neighborhood and nearby cemetery should be enjoyed while walking/running
old town is very close and charming
beautiful old florida house close to downtown and beach
the house is absolutely beautiful and is a great location to the beach and downtown
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Take your time in Fernandina Beach

Sometimes, it may be worth staying for a month or two so you can fully immerse yourself in Fernandina Beach. There is just so much to enjoy and visit in this humble Floridian city, and a few days’ visit may not be enough. Find a great place from the ones listed above to relax and work in - it will be worth it.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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