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

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 950 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

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

For 2017 we have added a new Frigidaire microwave, 50" smart HDTV, new entertainment table, six new dinning table chairs, 4 new beach chairs, 4 new porch chairs, all new pillows for all beds, new comforter in master bedroom and 32" HDTV in two queen size bedroom.! We have added a Rental Agreement to our reservation process. If you have any questions please let me know. We have been forced to implement a $250 Refundable Security deposit. The quote you will receive includes a $250 refundable security deposit. You will receive the security deposit back as refund in your credit card or e-Transfer payment or if you send a personal check we will send your check back to you. After you check out and our cleaning person cleans the house, we will mail your security deposit check back to you without cashing the check. Be sure to deduct the $250 security deposit from your quote to receive a true cost of the visit.

2016 upgrades: 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. 50' HDTV in the living area (one of the 4 TV's), 32" HDTV in 2 queen bedroom. 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. Linens and towels can be rented at Beach Fun Rentals https://www.beachfunrentals.com and Care Linen Service http://www.carelinenservice.com/

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 2017 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!

Thank you!

More Details

Owner
Byron Ritter
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 27, 2017

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.

Amenities

Holden Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View ...
  • 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
  • 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.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Holden Beach House / Short 5 minute walk to Beach / Perfect Family Vacation Home
average rating of 4.8703704 based on 54 reviews
5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Great location, great house!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate the compliments. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to Holden Beach. We look forward to your returning soon and maybe for a whole week? We appreciate all our guests whether their stay is two days or two weeks. We are always open for suggestions for improvements. We have just added new outdoor lights to help welcome our guests when they arrive after sunset. Thank you! Byron Ritter
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Greensboro, North Carolina
5

Wonderful beach house

  • 5 of 5

Just as described. Short walk to beach. Very clean. Owner was responsive to needs. Nice to have beach chairs to use. Great place to stay at Holden beach. Will return in future!

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We very much appreciate your nice comments. We aim to have each guests experience an enjoyable and memorable visit to our house and Holden Beach. Our house is just a short walk to the beach or inland waterway. We have a private walkway over the dunes right on to the beach. We vacation at Holden Beach also so we know feel we have a good idea what is needed for an enjoyable vacation at Holden Beach. We look forward to your returning to our house like many of our guests. Thank you, Byron
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Wapakoneta
4

Very nice, clean and welcoming property.

  • 4 of 5

Very nice and relaxing. Close, short walk to the beach. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Robert, We appreciate your nice comments and you choosing our house for your Holden Beach visit. You are right, we are just a short walk to the beach over our private walkway on to the beach. We look forward to you visiting again soon. Thank you, Byron
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4

Comfy Beach House Close to the Beach

  • 4 of 5

We recently stayed at the Holden Beach house for the weekend. The home had all of the amenities that we would need for a family of 5. We were really excited to bring our dog for the weekend. The home was super clean, had kitchen essentials to make meals and provided a comfy setting to relax. The downstairs shower was helpful in getting sand and grit off before entering the house. I would highly recommend this rental!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and had all the items you needed for a wonderful visit. We aim to please. We are glad you were able to bring your pet. Pets make the visit that much more enjoyable. We would like to invite you to return in the fall. We appreciate guest that leave our house in good condition like you did. Thank you!
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5

We love the place,second time there will stay again

  • 5 of 5

Great little house can't go wrong new amenities really improved the stay

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful, reasonably priced beach gem!

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect beach house for a girls weekend, or vacation! We love the quiet community, short and easy beach access, and comfortable beds!

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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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:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer June 3-July 1 no clean
Jun 4 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 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$105
From
$125
Fri,Sat,Sun
$700
$2,500
 
 
Nightly Rate
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 8 2017
2 night minimum stay
$125
From
$125
Fri,Sat,Sun
$700
$2,500
 
 
Fall August 27 - November 30
Nov 9 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

Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.75%

You will receive the security deposit as a refund on your credit card or e-Transfer payment After you check out and our cleaning person cleans the house, if everything checks out we authorize a security deposit refund. 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 electronic transfer payments. 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.
After reservation request are accepted, reservations are booked based on first payment received bases.

Owner'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.
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