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Best Part Of Virginia Beach

Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq ft
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath One Block From Beach; Perfect For Couples

One bedroom apartment on ground level of private home in North End of Virginia Beach; beautiful beach one block away; queen bed; kitchenette; parking; 2 beach chairs and cooler; nice neighborhood; quiet but close to boardwalk with restaurants, bars, shopping, bike rentals. Owners very helpful with advice about restaurants and other activities. First Landing State park 14 blocks away with beautiful trails. Gas fireplace for cool fall and winter nights. No smoking in the apartment or anywhere on the property.

Leslie Hodeen
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 14, 2018

About Leslie Hodeen

Eric and I have been married and have lived in Virginia Beach for 35 years. After raising children, and semi-retiring, we bought this house in the "north end" of Virginia Beach where we had been wanting to live for years. We feel that this house was waiting for us.

Leslie Hodeen purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Leslie Hodeen chose Northeast Virginia Beach

This property is one block from the nicest part of the beach where there are only private homes. It is quiet, yet it is only 10 blocks from the boardwalk where you can find great restaurants, bars, shopping and other activities. Great neighborhood for walking/biking.

What makes this apartment unique

Parking for one car; no stairs; kitchenette; gas fireplace; 2 beach chairs; owners on property; comfortable queen size bed.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Northeast Virginia Beach, Virginia

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • children not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Queen bed
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair accessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • shopping
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Marathon runners welcome!


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Best Part Of Virginia Beach
average rating of 4.939394 based on 33 reviews
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Wonderful unique 1 bdrm beach rental

  • 5 of 5

Loved the proximity to an awesome part of Virginia beach, not crowded !

Unit was very clean, it had a small fridge/freezer and a "micro" microwave oven. Everything you need for a 1 bedroom beach rental. Bike or drive to the restaurants, it was less than 5 blocks. Eric and Leslie were excellent hosts. Thank you for sharing your beautiful home.

Marie & Gabby

  • Submitted: 7-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay. We agree that we have a great location!!
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  • 5 of 5

Clean, great location, and very modern and property owners are friendly.

  • Submitted: 30-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

Perf little clean private 1 bed w/ wifi and amenities. Great location, away from boardwalk but close enough to walk to. Comfy bed, tastefully furnished apartment. Across the street from beach access. We never used our car. Leslie is super nice and a gracious host even though we never met her:) ....was a text message away if we needed anything. Great set up. First experience with sharing economy and a total score. Recommend highly.

  • Submitted: 21-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you all enjoyed our apartment. We agree it's the perfect location. Come again!
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Lovely Weekend at Virginia Beach

  • 5 of 5

My Fiance and I just returned from a long weekend at Virginia Beach. The space was perfect for two people with a small living area including kitchenette, bedroom and full bath. Although we brought our own soaps, towels, etc. Leslie and Eric have the apartment fully stocked. We did take advantage of the beach chairs provided and spent the days soaking up the sun - the beach is a 3 minute walk just across the street. We also loved the binder of recommended restaurants and attractions which gave a nice local perspective on the area. We ate at several restaurants listed in the binder: doc taylor's, nick's, the mayflower cafe, and the commune. All were delicious, fairly priced, and true to the couple's description.

  • Submitted: 7-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed the apartment and that you found our list of our favorite spots to be helpful. Hope to see you again.
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Excellent location. Wonderful property owners.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just stayed at this property for a long weekend; our first trip to Virginia Beach. The location is exactly what we were looking for -- quiet and in close proximity to the beach. And the north side of the beach is perfect for those who want quiet time away from the hecticness of the beach further south. There are a few restaurants within walking distance, but it was easy to access grocery stores, restaurants, and other nearby spots with our car -- everything seems to be a 5 to 10 minute drive away. The unit had everything we needed and it was perfect for a couple. Leslie and Eric are lovely people and we appreciated their insight into good restaurants, tips on scenic spots in the area, and their overall attention to anything we needed to make our stay pleasant. We hope to stay there again soon!

  • Submitted: 24-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy that you enjoyed all the things that we love about our location. Please come again!!
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Nice, quiet place for 2

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our week's stay near the beach. It was the perfect size for two; very clean and in a quiet neighborhood yet a close walk to an area of the beach where there are no crowds. Restaurants and stores not far and we tried a couple of the owner-recommended restaurants which we very much enjoyed and would return to! The owners are friendly and accommodating. A very pleasant place to stay that we would recommend!

  • Submitted: 30-Sep-2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Norfolk International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Surf Club
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Surf Club Grille
Car: recommended

Located in the 'North End' section of Virginia Beach which is exclusively private homes. One block from the least crowded part of the beach because there are no hotels. Easy bike ride or walk to restaurants/bars/boardwalk (10 blocks away). Great for Shamrock or Rock 'N Roll marathoners. Bike or walk to several different stages where there is live music on weekends. A.R.E. (Edgar Cayce) Institute is 18 blocks away. There is a spa and a wonderful cafe overlooking the ocean there. There is a shuttle called 'The Wave' which you can catch from the Wyndham Hotel (6 blocks away) which can take you to the boardwalk. 14 blocks to First Landing State Park where there are wonderful walking/biking trails as well as a boat launch. The boat launch is on Broad Bay (connects with Chesapeake Bay) which is great for kayaking and paddle boarding, in addition to motor boating. Virginia Aquarium 4 miles away. MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) 2 miles away.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Northeast Virginia Beach, Virginia

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$103.08
Damage Insurance C$76.02
Damage Deposit C$1,932.75

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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