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SOUND VIEWS, CLOSE TO BEACH, 5 Bedrooms, Theater, Kayaks, Bikes, ITS ALL HERE!

Corolla Light, Corolla, NC, USA
  • House3100 sqft
  • Bedrooms5
  • Sleeps12
  • Bathrooms5
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay7 nights

House, 5 Bedrooms (3 King master BRs, 5 twins, one full), 5 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

NOW BOOKING FOR THE 2018 SEASON!! EVERYTHING YOU WILL NEED FOR A WONDERFUL VACATION IS HERE!! READ OUR GUEST REVIEWS! VIEW BEAUTIFUL SUNSETS, WALK TO THE BEACH, LIGHTHOUSE, WHALEHEAD CLUB, WILDLIFE CENTER, COOK A GOURMET MEAL, OR KICK BACK AND WATCH A MOVIE ON OUR 9' SCREEN THEATER. BLUE HAVEN HAS EVERYTHING YOU WILL NEED FOR A WONDERFUL VACATION!! LINENS INCLUDED!! NEW MATTRESSES ADDED TO ALL KING BEDROOMS THIS DECEMBER, ALL OTHER BEDS RECEIVED NEW MATTRESSES IN THE SPRING OF 2017. Blue Haven is a 5 Bedroom, 5 Full Bath beach home equipped with everything you will need for a wonderful vacation. ALL LINENS INCLUDED!! Each Bedroom (except Bunk Room) has a TV and DVD/VCR, plus 50" Flat Screen TV in game-media/room (new spring 2017), 50' Flat Screen Smart LCD TV (new fall of 2017) with surround sound in upper Great Room. Dedicated 36" X Box TV in upstairs Great Room!


First Level:

2 covered carports, Game Room/Theater with 9 FT screen, 50" Flat Screen Smart TV, unlimited Netflix's & 375 DVD library , full bath, Bike Closet w/6 bikes, beach chairs, 2 Ocean Kayaks, outdoor shower.

Second Level:

2 King Bedrooms (new mattresses Dec 2017) w/full baths each with deck access, TV's, Duo Bunk room w/twin & full (new mattresses spring 2017) with deck access TV, Bunk Room w/4 twins (new mattresses spring 2017) shares a full bath with Duo Bunk room, Spa for 6 on deck, deck extends across entire back of second level.

Top Level:

Kitchen with island seating for 4, Dinning area (table for 8-10), Great Room: FM Stereo-I Pod ready, 50' Flat Screen Smart LCD TV (new fall 2017) with surround sound, X Box on dedicated 36" TV, Multi CD, Fire Place (not available in season), Screened Porch (table for 6), King Master Bedroom with new Serta Memory Foam Mattress Dec 2017, full bath-jetted tub, TV, large deck across entire back.

LARGE SIDE YARD PATIO WITH SOUND VIEWS. Additionally, ground level has large landscaped side patio with grill hut, gas grill, charcoal grill, sound views. PRIVATE AND GREAT PLACE TO GATHER IN THE SHADE OF LIVE OAKS OR FOR YOUNG CHILDREN TO PLAY! We also supply Two Ocean Kayaks, 6 bikes, some beach chairs.

Guest enjoy access to all Corolla Light amenities (rec center-indoor pool-tennis-weights & cardio rooms-racquetball, Oceanside pool complex, Guarded Beach, Sound-side pool, Trolley service around community) [trolley service in season only and will pick you up at the house next door and drop you off in front of our home].

Home has a Great Location, steps from the Currituck Sound, short walk to Ocean, Whalehead Club, Lighthouse, Corolla Village with shops and restaurants.

We suggest you consider optional vacation Travel Insurance from Travel Guard International (or other provider). Coverage includes some medical emergencies and mandatory evacuation for hurricanes when ordered by county emergency management control groups. The premium is 7% of the total of all rents, taxes, and fees and is included and OPTIONAL on all leases. You can purchase this insurance directly from Travel Guard. WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE YOU TO CONSIDER THIS COVERAGE TO PROTECT YOUR VACATION INVESTMENT, AS NO REFUNDS WILL BE OFFERED, EVEN IN THE CASE OF A MANDATORY EVACUATION

Keywords: Spacious, Home, Beach, Ocean, Sound, Theater


Mr. Smith

Member Since 2008
Response rate:
Response time:
within one hour
Calendar last updated:
Apr 19, 2018
About Mr. Smith

We are a family of 4, myself Clell, Carol my wife, Ian our son and Kendall our daughter. I am self employed and in the furniture and home decor industry, Carol is an executive IT consultant at Infrastructure Technology her own firm. We reside in Virginia Beach, two hours from Blue Haven and love the Outer Banks, surfing, being on the beach and in the water. I have been coming to this part of the North Banks since 74 (before there was as road or even any homes in Corolla) and never get tired of the place. Our daughter is a senior at Virginia Tech and our son Ian lives with us.

Mr. Smith purchased this House in 2004

Why Mr. Smith chose Corolla

Our home is located in one of the most unique places on the East Coast! We are next to the Currituck Sound where you can see some of the most amazing sunsets anywhere and within a short walk or bike ride you can be at the Ocean, an Historic Hunt Club (the Whalehead Club), Currituck Lighthouse, Historic Corolla Village, shops & restaurants. Also, the sound-front is community property in our neighborhood with almost 2 miles of waterfront to enjoy, we have a great Oceanfront Pool complex with Life Guarded beaches (in season), tennis courts and a great indoor sports complex with Weight and Carido rooms. And best of all Highway 12 ends about 1.5 miles north of our home where you can drive on the beach and see wild ponies!! (proper 4 wheel drive vehicles only)

What makes this House unique

We are always working to improve and investing in Blue Haven to make it a great vacation home! It is very well equipped, having visited the OBX for many years before buying our home we have tried to think of everything you will want, plus we use the house ourselves in the off season so we have put more into it than the average rental home.. The 3 King Beds are very comfortable (new December 2017) and all furniture very nice. The Theater is wonderful and a great place to catch up on movies plus there is the 50' Smart TV in the great room upstairs and the gourmet equipped Kitchen. Then there is a great hot tub for 6 that you will want to spend time in daily! One of the best things of all is to sit in the evenings or early mornings on the outside patio under the live oaks and enjoy the sound views and nature with a cocktail or cup of coffee. Take advantage of the community rec center for a workout or take a bike ride or use our Kayaks to enjoy the sound. The list goes on and on so come see for yourself!


    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Hot Tub
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
      • Master BR, Top Level
        1 king, Attached Full Bath with Jacuzzi tub
      • Master BR 3, Second Level
        1 king, Attached Full Bath
      • Bedroom 4, Second Level
        1 double, 1 twin/ single, Duo-Bunk with Twin/Double Beds, shares full bath
      • Bedroom 5, Second Level
        4 twin/ single, Two Bunk Sets, Shares Full Bath
      • Master BR 2 on Second Level
        1 king, Attached Full Bath
      • King size beds (3) 3 King Beds in Master Bedrooms, Double Beds (1) One lower double bed in Duo Bunk Room, Twin or Single Beds (1) One upper twin bunk in Duo Bunk Room (plus 4 twins in bunk room), Baby Crib (1) Crib in mid level closet, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) There is a full size pull out bed in the sectional in the frist floor Entertainment Room (this room also has a full bath), Bunk Beds (4) 4 bunk beds in Bunk Bedroom


      • 5 Bathrooms
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub, Top Floor Master
      • Bathroom 2
        toilet, tub, shower, In Master Bedroom 2 on Second Floor
      • Bathroom 3
        toilet, combination tub/shower, In Master Bedroom 3 (center of second floor)
      • Bathroom 4
        toilet, combination tub/shower, Shares Bunk Room and Duo Bunk Room on second floor
      • Bathroom 5
        toilet, shower, Located on first floor in Media Room
      • All 5 bathrooms were renovated for the 2013 Season, new tile floors, vanities, granite tops, toilets, fixtures

      Location Type

        • Beachfront
          Our home is located just about 200 feet from the Currituck Sound, all the sound front is community property that we have access to with about a half mile of sound front natural trails.
        • Oceanfront
          The oceanfront is just a 7 min walk from our home or you can ride a bike or take the trolley which runs by the house every 30 min daily in season. The Trolley will pick you up at the house next door.
        • Resort
          Our home is located in the Corolla Light Resort Community with many amenities such as Indoor Sports Center, Oceanside Pool Complex, Guarded Beaches, Trolley Service and much more
        • Water View
          Home is located one lot off the Currituck Sound, has sound views from some decks, and full sound access. A natural trail runs along the sound the entire length of Corolla Light (about 1.5 mi


            • Family
            • Romantic
            • Spa
            • Sports & Activities


                • Guests provide their own meals


                    • Linens Provided
                      All Towels and Bed Linens are provided!!
                    • Air Conditioning
                      Central AC, three zones.
                    • Clothes Dryer
                      Located on first floor
                    • Covered Parking
                      2 covered car ports, one on each side of house
                    • Free Long Distance
                      Domestic Long Distance calling provided.
                    • Gas Fireplace
                      Not operational during Spring / Summer Season
                    • Internet
                      Internet Access Provided at no charge
                    • Iron & Board
                    • Broadband Access
                      Wireless and High Speed Cable access provided at no charge.
                    • Living Room
                      There is a Great Room open to Kitchen on Top Level
                    • Parking
                      Parking on site for 5-6 cars
                    • Parking Off Street
                      Driveway with room for 5-6 cars
                    • Telephone
                      Telephones throughout the home, domestic long distance provided.
                    • Towels Provided
                    • Washing Machine
                      Located on first floor
                    • Wireless Internet
                      Home is equipped with a wireless router.


                        • Kitchen
                          Kitchen is nicely equiped, everything needed to prepare a gourmet meal
                        • Coffee Maker
                        • Dishes & Utensils
                          Setting for 12
                        • Dishwasher
                          New Bosch unit added for 2016, very quiet
                        • Ice Maker
                        • Cooking Utensils
                          Everything needed in the kitchen is provided
                        • Microwave
                        • Oven
                        • Refrigerator
                          (3) One in Kitchen, One in first floor entertainment room, Small refrigerator in Great Room at wet bar.
                        • Stove
                        • Toaster


                            • Child's Highchair
                            • Dining
                              Dinning table seats 8-10, adjoining screened porch table seats 6, kitchen island seats 4
                            • Dining Area
                            • comfy seating for 10 people


                                • Music Library
                                  No music Library but Great Room Stereo system has MP3/I-Pod plug so you can play your own music on the system plus many CABLE MUSIC CHANNELS.
                                • Books
                                  There is a bookcase in the downstairs media room with many books to swap/share
                                • DVD Player
                                • Foosball
                                • Game Room
                                  The downstairs media room has a Foosball table and games plus the theater with 9" overhead projection, drop down screen and surround sound.
                                • Games
                                  We have a variety of board games
                                • CD Player
                                • Satellite / Cable
                                  (6) Theater with 9' screen, UNLIMITED NETFLIX movies, SURROUND SOUND, Digital Cable to all TV's. 47' Flat HD TV in Great Room with surround sound. 42' Flat Screen in Game Room, 26' Flat Screen TV in #3 Master BR, 32' Flat Screen TV in #2 Master BR, TV in each Master BR and in Duo Bun
                                • Stereo
                                  There is a nice stereo in the top level media cabinet with surround sound.
                                • Television
                                  7 TV's
                                • VCR
                                • Video Game Console
                                  X-Box located in upstairs Great Room with dedicated 36" TV. Bring your own X Box Games as we no longer provide them.
                                • Video Library
                                  NetFlix UNLIMITED MOVIE Access plus more than 350 titles in DVD library in Theater Room downstairs.


                                    • Bicycles
                                      Beach crusiers
                                    • Deck / Patio
                                      Nice landscaped side yard with sound views, Grill-Tiki Hut, Adirondack Chairs, bistro table & chairs
                                    • Golf
                                      Several open courses within 25 mile drive
                                    • Kayak / Canoe
                                      We provide two ocean kayaks ($50 Key deposit required)
                                    • Lawn / Garden
                                      Landscaped side yard with sound views, tiki bar
                                    • Outdoor Grill
                                      There is a gas grill under cover and charcoal park grill on side yard
                                    • Tennis
                                      Indoor clay courts at Brindley Rec Center plus several outdoor courts


                                        • wheelchair inaccessible
                                          This house is not wheelchair friendly, there is no elevator or lift.

                                          Pool / Spa

                                            • Communal Pool
                                              Corolla Light amenities include Ocean Front Pool Complex (3 guarded pools, & Kiddie pool), indoor pool at Sports Center, Sound Side pool complex
                                            • Hot Tub
                                              6 Person Hot Tub on mid level deck
                                            • jetted tub
                                              Jetted tub in Top Floor Master Bath


                                                • churches
                                                • cinemas
                                                • health/beauty spa
                                                • museums
                                                • recreation center
                                                • restaurants

                                                  Leisure Activities

                                                    • paddle boating
                                                    • beachcombing
                                                    • boating
                                                    • eco tourism
                                                    • horseshoes
                                                    • miniature golf
                                                    • bird watching
                                                    • shelling
                                                    • shopping
                                                    • shuffleboard
                                                    • sight seeing
                                                    • walking
                                                    • wildlife viewing

                                                      Local Services & Businesses

                                                        • ATM/bank
                                                        • fitness center
                                                        • groceries
                                                        • massage therapist

                                                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                            • racquetball
                                                            • basketball court
                                                            • deepsea fishing
                                                            • fishing
                                                            • golf
                                                            • hiking
                                                            • jet skiing
                                                            • kayaking
                                                            • parasailing
                                                            • cycling
                                                            • sailing
                                                            • scuba diving or snorkeling
                                                            • sound/bay fishing
                                                            • surf fishing
                                                            • surfing
                                                            • swimming
                                                            • tennis
                                                            • water skiing
                                                            • wind-surfing


                                                                • THEATER in lower game room, 9' drop down screen, overhead projection, surround sound, NetFlix UNLIMITED MOVIE access and DVD Library with 300+ titles. TWO OCEAN KAYAKS, 6 BEACH CRUSER BIKES

                                                                  House Rules

                                                                  Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                                  Check-out: 10:00 AM

                                                                  Cancellation Policy

                                                                  Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

                                                                  21 Reviews


                                                                  Latest reviews

                                                                  Blue Haven

                                                                  We had a great time at Blue Haven! The house was everything we needed and more. The house is beautiful and very spacious. The location is perfect, you can experience the quieter sound side after a busy day at the beach, just a short walk down the road. The side yard is great to grill and chill. Corolla has so much to offer, you need more than a week to experience it all!

                                                                  Owner's Response:

                                                                  Dan, great having you and your family and we are so glad you had a great time, especially since driving from Iowa! Hope you return again in the future!

                                                                  A great week at the beach!

                                                                  Andrew J.

                                                                  Our family had a great time at the Blue Haven beach house. Plenty of space for our family of seven. We could have easily brought another family along with us! The house is nicely decorated and we felt right at home immediately.

                                                                  Just down the road (at the Corolla Light Shopping Center) we rented a tow-behind bike attachment for our 7 yr old and a kid trailer for our 4 yr old. It was really nice to just ditch the car and take the bikes (provided at beach house) wherever we wanted to go. Many great amenities in the house and the movie room was lots of fun at the end of the day. A huge selection of movies to choose from! We had hoped to use the kayaks (provided) in the sound near the end of our stay, but the weather didn't cooperate to make that possible. Hopefully next time!!

                                                                  Amazing Getaway for the Whole Family!!!!

                                                                  Jamie M.Geneva, NY

                                                                  From the moment we arrive we were relaxed and rejuvenated at our summer 'Haven'. Our three families with active pre-teen boys all had room to relax and enjoy time together and apart. The amazing kitchen and great room was put to great use having all that we could want. The luxury accommodations allowed everyone to be a little pampered during our stay. From relaxing on the patio or in the hot tub to watching a movie in the 'theater room' or even a nice bike ride around the sound and ocean everyone enjoyed every moment. The trolley ride to the ocean was just out the front door and we could not ask for better. The resort amenities had something for everyone and so the kids were never bored. The owners were very attentive and responsive to any questions we had prior to and during our stay. This was an amazing vacation on all accounts and we hope to return again soon to Blue Haven. Thank you for sharing your home with us this summer!

                                                                  Owner's Response:

                                                                  We are so glad you had a great vacation, thank you for choosing our home and hope you can return! The Smith Family

                                                                  Beautiful home away from home

                                                                  Denise C.

                                                                  Blue Haven is a beautiful house to stay in. We had 10 in our party, 6 adults and 4 children. There was plenty of room for everyone and some to spare. The movie room was a great bonus. The kids loved it. We made most of our meals and the kitchen had everything we needed. The kids used the bikes and loved the hammock outside. We had a wonderful stay and would definitely stay here again.

                                                                  Owner's Response:

                                                                  Thanks Denise, so glad you enjoyed our home and had a wonderful week. Hope to see you back in the future.

                                                                  Mr. Smith, Owner

                                                                  Great house, nice location.

                                                                  Angela K.

                                                                  Had a great time. House was spacious. Loved the movie room and decks. Pools were very nice.

                                                                  Owner's Response:

                                                                  Thank you Angela, glad you enjoyed your vacation and our home. Hope you return!

                                                                  Mr. Smith, Owner

                                                                  Perfect home for your vacation

                                                                  Kevin H.

                                                                  This is our second visit here, and I'm sure we will be back, the home is impeccable, the kitchen is great with good utensils, sharp knives and plenty of plates etc. The owner supplies the home with bicycles, kayaks and enough board games, movies and opportunities to relax that you could never leave! We enjoy the bay side as the morning and evening walks are relaxing and close by. From this location you can walk to the shopping village, the lighthouse or the beach. The owner is also available and responsive to requests, he clearly cares about his home and his guests. Thank You.

                                                                  Owner's Response:

                                                                  So glad you had a nice stay and thanks fore choosing our home again! Hope to see you back for 3!


                                                                  Corolla Light, Corolla, NC, USA

                                                                  Watch your favorite movie in Blue Haven's Theater Room on the 9' Drop Down Screen, select titles from the DVD library with over 330 titles or pick a movie from NetFlix UNLIMITED access from our BluRay player,or bring your favorite movie to play on the BluRay/DVD player. Walk along the sound or paddle out in our 2 Kayaks, take a ride on one of the 6 bikes provided. Short walk to the beach or take a drive on the beach in the 4 wheel drive area (about 2 miles from the house) where you can find WILD PONIES on the beach or in the dunes, or fish, surf, sun.

                                                                  Rates & Availability

                                                                  Additional information about rental rates

                                                                  Cleaning Fee
                                                                  Tax Rate

                                                                  Weekly rates vary depending on season, see rate schedule for details. There will be a $75 Cleaning Fee added to each weeks rental. Refundable Damage Deposit Required.

                                                                  21 Reviews
                                                                  Wonderful 4.9/5
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