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Book for season NOW! Newly Renovated. Private Walled Garden. Quiet Sandy Lane

Bedrooms 1
Space 500 sq ft
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Private Compound. 1/1 living room & kitchen. Wifi. Bikes. Garden. Parking

J Street Lodge is an historic property from the 1920's, completely newly renovated, located in the Downtown Jewel neighborhood - a short walk to all the amenities of downtown Lake Worth. On 2016 Cottages of Lake Worth House Tour. There are three separate apartments total on the property, as well as the main house, all of which all give out on to a private walled garden. Each apartment is one bedroom, with a living room , a small dining area, a complete kitchen, bathroom with shower, off-street parking, cable, wifi, and use of bicycles. . The property is very leafy and green with several old trees which provide shade throughout the day. Pets are considered.

Property Manager
Anne Fairfax
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, spanish, portuguese, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2018

About Anne Fairfax

I am a licensed architect, grew up in Honolulu and graduated from the University of Virginia School of Architecture. I currently live in Lake Worth, on the property. I have had a 25 year career as an architect, and when I discovered Lake Worth I knew that its small village scale, with sandy alleyways, charming cottages and intact downtown would be the perfect place for me to create a vacation retreat, for myself, and for visitors. When you come and stay, I hope you appreciate Lake Worth as much as I do. America has very few charming small towns left, and in Florida, they are rare as hen’s teeth. Lake Worth is a treasure that its citizens have preserved through designation of a series of historic districts. While still a transitional community, with pockets of poverty and attendant issues, it is fast becoming "the" destination for those who are seeking "old Florida" and a place which has a real village feeling where one can walk to the library, the grocery store, the post office, city hall, catch a movie at the independent movie house or see a live play and have a meal in a restaurant. The weather is warm and tropical year-round, so it makes an ideal getaway for anyone seeking a respite from the cold.

Anne Fairfax purchased this lodge in 2013

Why Anne Fairfax chose Lake Worth

J Street Lodge is located in Lake Worth, Florida , Palm Beach's hip little sister, chock full of charming mom & pop shops, restaurants, antique and consignment stores and minutes away from the more publicized Palm Beach. Enlightened residents have blocked mass commercial high-rise development in favor of preserving Florida's last remaining walkable human-scaled village. While Palm Beach features private mega-mansions, Lake Worth keeps a lower profile with hundreds of original 1920's cottages. Palm Beach has the black tie charity affairs, Lake Worth has a jazz club, theater, independent movie house, cafes and art openings.

You have many options when staying at J Street Lodge when it comes to enjoying the South Florida weather. The ocean, beach and fishing pier are minutes away as well as a public Olympic-size pool. Right over the bridge, play golf and dine at Palm Beach Par 3 recently redesigned by Raymond Floyd or eat at Bennie's on the Beach overlooking the surf at Lake Worth Casino (the name is a holdover from the 1920's gambling heyday).

You are a 3 minute walk away from the town's main street, Lake Avenue which features a live playhouse, an independent movie house, many restaurants, bars and clubs. Enjoy consignment and antique shopping and the weekly Saturday Lake Worth Farmer's market!

But for relaxation, you do not need to go anywhere. Your lodge is in a private compound, quiet and tucked away from any traffic noise. You will share the communal garden with the other 2 apartments. Owned and restored by award-winning architect, Anne Fairfax, she bought the house in 2013 and with great love renovated it so she can share it with others. She has a property in Palm Beach but would rather live in Lake Worth. She says, " I think of Lake Worth as what Brooklyn is to NYC. Hip, creative, a bit rough at the edges."

Come alone or bring friends. Each of three lodges are approximately the same size, with the same amenities but with different color schemes.

What makes this lodge unique

Among the unique benefits of this historic property is that it has been completely renovated, but retains the charm of its original Mediterranean Revival style. The property's walkable proximity to vibrant downtown Lake Worth makes this an ideal getaway for those who want to ditch the car and get some sunshine while enjoying all the amenities of a small town.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation lodge rental in Lake Worth, Florida

Property Type:
  • lodge
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bathroom has one sink, toilet and shower.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom features a queen bed, TV, ceiling fan, walk-in closet and ensuite bathroom.
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Book for season NOW! Newly Renovated. Private Walled Garden. Quiet Sandy Lane
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews

Quiet, comfortable and great location

  • 4 of 5

Cute apartment and little "compound", complete with friendly cat. Quiet location, cozy apartment for two. Appreciated being able to use beach blanket and towels. Easy check in, helpful manager met us and was there when we left as well. Nice experience, thank you!

  • Submitted: 8-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy and sweet

  • 5 of 5

The property was perfect for my needs. The right size, good location, nicely decorated, and the property manager was very responsive.

  • Submitted: 13-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very Charming

  • 5 of 5

A little oasis in Lake Worth, once inside the gate you are in a beautifully landscaped/ hardscaped environment, vey safe and happy. Everything go you need with an extra touch of class. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: 4-Jan-2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation lodge rental in Lake Worth, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Jun 1 2018 - Aug 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
Fall Season
Sep 1 2018 - Dec 14 2018
2 night minimum stay
High Season
Dec 15 2018 - May 31 2019
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Exit Cleaning Fee C$66.42 + Tax
LT renters $50/wk/clean C$0
Refundable Damage Deposit C$199.26

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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