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Byron Ritter

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

Holden Beach House / Short 5 minute walk to Beach / Perfect Family Vacation Home

38 Reviews
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview

Holden Beach House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 bathrooms, sleeps 9, central heating and AC, 1 block to beach

We have added a brand new sofa and loveseat in the living area. In January 2015 we replaced all four queen size beds with new premium mattresses and box springs. On your next Holden Beach vacation enjoy our new premium mattresses. New Keypad entry system. No keys needed. We have new AC Heat pump. Heat & AC controled by one central thermostat. Family home ideal for one or two families. Comfortably sleeps 9.  Master bedroom with queen bed, single bed and half-bath, one bedroom with queen bed, one bedroom with two queen beds. Dining space for 10 with 6 at table and 4 at bar. Fully equipped kitchen. Living area comfortably seats 6. Two covered porches with chairs and/or rockers. View of beach on one porch and view of inland waterway on other porch. Full garage accommodates 2 cars parked bumper-to-bumper. Enclosed outdoor shower with hot/cold water, washer and dryer, 4 color TVs with expanded HD cable. DVD player. 32' HDTV in the living area (one of the 4 TV's). Beautiful new floor in living area. Carpet in 3 bedrooms replaced in 2013.

New for 2013 :New carpet in all 3 bedrooms. Porch railing painted.

Pets welcomed with a pet charge.

Additional rooms close by: Do you have a larger group coming?  There is a duplex directly across the street that sleeps 8 and it is also listed on HomeAway as property 220585.  This is ideal for a family reunion or large gathering that needs additional space.

Check out 11 am

Check in 4 pm

Guests provide linens and towels

After reservation request are accepted, reservations are booked based on first payment received bases.

Best family beach

For a “laid-back” atmosphere, Leatherman favors Holden Beach, N.C. (pop. 575). On a tiny barrier island, the town is primarily residential, and traffic and crime are minimal. “When I look at the family beaches, safety is a very big issue,” Leatherman says.

In our photos we have a schedule of the Holden Beach Concert Series. Look at what concerts are scheduled when you are staying in our house. Enjoy!

Come stay in our house at Holden Beach!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Byron Ritter (Owner)
Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english

About Byron Ritter

Our parents built this house in 1979. They lived in it from 1991 until 2008. The house and property is well maintained. The house is now owened by the three brothers families. We live in the Piedmont Triad of North Carolina. We vacation in our house each year so we know what is expected for a vacation home.

Byron Ritter purchased this house in 1979

Why Byron Ritter chose Coastal North Carolina

We have new premium mattresses and box springs on all four queen size beds.This property is a great location for walking to the beach or the inland water way. You can see both the ocean and the water way from the porches. The ocean is only a short 5 minute walk from the house. There is a private walk way over the dunes we help maintain that is part of the walk over to the beach.

What makes this house unique

We have an enclosed downstairs with outside and inside showers downstairs. There is room for two cars in the inclosed downstairs. You can have dinner downstairs great for hosting neighbors. We have charcoal grill provided.

Reviews

4.9
based on 38 traveler reviews

Holden Beach House / Short 5 minute walk to Beach / Perfect Family Vacation Home
average rating of 4.894737 based on 38 reviews
5

We had a great, relaxing stay.

  • 5 of 5

This beach rental was everything we expected. We enjoyed a restful week at the beach with our dog. Very easy, short walk to the beach, just .6 miles to the coffee shop. Being on the third row is very quiet. The house was clean and comfortable. If you plan to cook a lot, bring your own cookware. We didn't cook. We only needed to boil water for tea. The owner was very helpful as we planned our trip. The location is also a great base to explore Myrtle Beach and Wilmington.

I recommend this house.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We still love it!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd stay at this beach house in 5 years and we still love it. My sister, my husband and I and 6 kids manage to fit comfortably in all of the bedrooms. We cooked most of our meals and the kitchen was adequate for our needs.

The outdoor space is excellent and I enjoyed evening breezes on the back porch.

The beach was great, and we really appreciated the beach chairs! Unfortunately, we visited in jellyfish season and had a few stings, so be warned if you're in the water in late summer.

Nonetheless, the house is great and the owner is great to work with! We're definitely be interested in returning.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We greatly appreciate our guests returning year after year. We have several guests that have been vacationing in our house for years. Repeat guests always treat our house as their own. Thank you! We want to apologize for your unfortunate jelly fish encounter. We pray for a complete recovery. We aim to please all our guests and make efforts to have each year better that the previous year. If you have any suggestions for improvements, please let me know. Sincerely, Byron Ritter
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

We had an incredible vacation at Holden in this rental! The house was very clean and perfect for our little family. We love being able to bring our dogs to the beach and they had an absolute blast! We will certainly be staying here again for our next Holden stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Holden beach vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was absolutely wonderful! With it being pet friendly, that made the time much better. We felt very at home in your vacation home. Thank you for letting us stay, we will definitely stay again if we go back to Holden beach!

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We greatly appreciate you review and comments. We totally agree- pets make the vacation or visit so much more enjoyable. You have much more time to spend with your pets and give them the attention they so enjoy. Your relationship with your pet grows much deeper and closer with an extended time together without the day to day responsibilities of normal life. We try to keep the pet fee reasonable at $25 for two days visits, $50 for 3-4 day visits, $75 for 5-6 day vacations and $100 for 7 day vacation. We believe that is much cheaper and enjoyable for you and the pet than staying in a pet boarding house. We appreciate you taking care of our house like it is your on. We appreciate you choosing our house for your vacation. We look forward to you returning soon. Thank you
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Perfect Location and Comfortable House

  • 5 of 5

My family and I rented this house for our vacation this year and were not disappointed. We had a very short walk to the beach, and anything you could think of needing was provided in the house, with the exception of towels and linens, which we knew we had to bring. The beds were very comfortable, and from the moment we arrived, we felt right at home. Byron answered any questions right away, usually within the hour. Loved this year's vacation and can't wait to go again next year. By the way, it's also pet friendly, which made it that much better! Thanks, Byron!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very appreciative of your nice review. We do hope our guests will return year after year. We do have many guests return to our house each year. Our 2017 calendar and rates are ready and waiting to accept new reservations. Linens and towels are available to rent at Beach Fun Rentals on the beach and Boomer Rentals also at Holden Beach. We aim to please all guests. Each year we try to make significant improvements at our house. If you have suggestions for improvements or special request, please let us know. Thank you!
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5

Look no further...this is it!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed there just before Memorial Day and everything was great. Located near everything and very comfortable. Nice house for an affordable stay and best of all we could bring our dog. We will stay there again.

Thanks Byron

  • Submitted: May 28, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very appreciative of your nice review. We encourage our guests to bring pets. Pets are part of the family and make a vacation that much more special. We do have a pet charge but have found most guests would prefer to pay for having their pet with them rather than pay to have them boarded. Thank you.
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Wilmington NC
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Provisions Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Southport
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Lockwood Folly GC
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
US Hwy 17
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Blackbeard or Provisions
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Holden Beach
Car: recommended

Holden Beach is a Family beach with wide sandy beaches. There are many golf courses in the area. It is only 3/4 hour 's drive from Myrtle Beach with a variety of theme parks, great outlet shopping, and wonderful restaurants or historic Wilmington which offers sightseeing, good shopping, great restaurants, and UNC Wilmington.

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Rates & Availability

Holden Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall Sept-Nov 2016 no cleaning
Aug 27 2016 - Nov 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
$100
From
$112
Fri,Sat
$685
$1,500
 
 
Winter 2016-17 + cleaning $75
Dec 1 2016 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$58
$400
$1,500
 
 
March 2017 no cleaning fee
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$70
From
$125
Fri,Sat,Sun
$525
$2,000
 
 
April-May 2017 no cleaning fee
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$105
From
$125
Fri,Sat,Sun
$700
$2,500
 
 
Summer June 3-July 1 no clean
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,025
 
 
July 4 week July 1-8 no clean
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,170
 
 
Summer July 8-August 26
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,025
 
 
Fall August 27 - November 30
Aug 27 2017 - Nov 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$105
From
$125
Fri,Sat,Sun
$700
$2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$58
$400
$1,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 12.75%

Cleaning charge $75 for only December through February.. Cleaning fee included March through November. Guest provides linens and towels. There is a 3% surcharge on Credit Card payments. We prefer personal checks and electronic transfer. Pets are encouraged with a pet charge. Pet charge is $25 for 2 days, $50 for 3-4 days, $75 for 5-6 days, $100. 7 days.
If you pay through HomeAway there is a 9% service on your first payment by credit card or electronic transfer. We accept personal checks without the HomeAway service fee. Contact owner for details on saving HomeAway service fee through payment with personal check.
After reservation request are accepted, reservations are booked based on first payment received bases.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Holden Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , upstairs
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , downstairs
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , beside master bedroom
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower , Outside shower on side of house. Excellent for quick showers
  • There is also an outside enclosed shower with hot/cold water for a quick shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 queen
  • All queen beds are comfortable. Master bedroom has queen bed plus twin bed. TVs are in all bedrooms. Ceiling fans are in all bedrooms, kitchen and greatroom. Windows in all bedrooms. Carpet replaced in 2013 for all bedrooms. AC / Heat pump replaced August 2013
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Home is built 1 level above ground and is accessible only with stairs. All rooms are on the same level, with the exception of one full bath with large shower and toilet on the ground level.

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