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Corolla Light Soundside, only a few 2017 weeks left

6 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay


Corolla House Rental Photos and Description

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 12-14)

Although most weeks are already taken by our returning guests for 2017, there are still a couple of weeks available. Swimming, hiking, crabbing, or just relaxing this house has all these activities and more. Sit on the front porch and watch the pine trees sway or go for a bike ride along the sound.

This home is located Sound side in Corolla Light, winner of the North Carolina Resort Community of the year award for seven consecutive years. This is the only resort on the Outer Banks that offers activities for the whole family and one of the few beaches that provide lifeguards.

Amenities in the resort include 3 oceanfront pools complete with a clubhouse that offers dining; play areas (basketball, volley ball, shuffleboard, arcade and kids playground area), extensive activities for children, snack hut, 1 sound side pool, and Indoor Sports Complex complete with Olympic size pool, indoor clay tennis courts, racquetball, large indoor hot tub, full weight room, walleyball court and a stocked fishing pond. There is also a trolley that provides free transportation throughout the resort during in season weeks. All these amenities are included with rental of the house by wearing wristbands provided to a maximum of 12 guests.

This house is just steps away from the Indoor Sports Complex for rainy days. Sound access is a two minute walk to the pier (great for crabbing), fishing pond and nature trails. Ocean access is approximately a five minute walk or two minute drive to the beach access. 8 bikes are provided to ride to the Whalehead Club and the Corolla Lighthouse (both open for public tours) or anywhere on the island’s bike paths.

Guests are entitled to reduced rates at 3 top rated golf courses located on the island. This is a great house for golfing couples any season. Don’t miss the wild horses located within 3 miles on the beach accessible by 4 wheel drive.

The design of this house is perfect for all generations vacationing together. The upper level has a king master bedroom with private access to the 7 person hot tub inside a screened porch. The open kitchen, dining room, living room and ships watch makes a great meeting place for the entire crowd complete with 50' TV. HBO, Cinamax and Showtime surround sound inside and out, BluRay player, gas fireplace, games, puzzles and over 100 movies.

The upper deck also has a half bath, screened-in porch off the dining room, access to the spa and Weber gas grill. The mid level has a queen master bedroom, queen bedroom that shares a bath with 2 sets of bunk beds, sitting area with TV, DVD/VCR and a computer with Wi-Fi connection. Lower level has a rec room with big screen TV, Blu Ray, surround system, stereo, extra refrigerator, sofa, pub table w/stools, twin bedroom and full bath.

Private salt water pool (No more stinging eyes, dry skin, fading swimming suits or chlorine smell). Stereo system and a picnic table make this area perfect for eating crabs or having a cook out under the shade of the pines. Wrap around decks lead from one level to another with chairs, rockers, swing and hammock to enjoy the tranquil sound side of the beach and the quiet cul-de-sac this house is located on.

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  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Greg and Teresa Roberts
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
September 16, 2016
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Why Greg and Teresa Roberts chose Outer Banks

We vacationed at the OBX for over 20 years and this was the perfect place to own our dream house. Amenities and security were only a few of the reasons we chose this location. This is the perfect spot for walking our dog or taking a quiet stroll along the sound after dinner. Corolla Light is a family oriented resort for any generation.

What makes this house unique

The quiet cul-de-sac and pine trees surrounding the house give you the privacy you look forward to while vacationing. The Indoor Sports Complex is just next door for year round use.


based on 6 traveler reviews

Corolla Light Soundside, only a few 2017 weeks left
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

Our 4th Summer

  • 5 of 5

This is our family's 4th summer at this beautiful home. The owners take pride in their property and it shows! Now that the youngest is riding her bike, that was the only way she wanted to travel to get to the beach. Fortunately the beach is just a short distance away to ride your bikes to or even walk -- or if you prefer, you can catch the trolley. The Corolla Light community has so much to offer. Perfect place to vacation with young ones, tweens and teens, with plenty to do within walking distance to keep them busy. With kids ages 7 - 18, not once were there any complaints. Check-in is extremely easy. We love returning to this beautiful home, especially since it it dog-friendly and can't imagine our beloved golden retriever not with us. This house is well appointed and has everything that you need. Bicycles, beach chairs and a crab traps are provided. Biking to the lighthouse and nature center were highlights during this summer's stay. During one of the more overcast mornings, we did a wild horse site-seeing adventure. We hope to be able to return.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We feel great that returning guests love our home as much us. This is a great resort for the perfect vacation with friends and family to make lasting memories. Every year we try to update or add something new to the house to make their stay even better. We also feel fortunate to have guests that take care of our house as we do and look forward to returning every year.
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Home Away from Home

  • 5 of 5

This is our 3rd summer at this vacation home and is perfect for multiple families gathering together for vacation to include our family dog. The owner provides everything you need in the house for cooking, barbecuing, bike riding, going to the beach, etc. The salt water pool and spa are awesome. We always enjoy the amenities and activites Corolla Light Resort provides.

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Repeat guests are the reason we provide everything possible that would be needed away from home. They are like friends we can trust to treat our house like their own. We even welcome suggestions for something that would make their stay even better the next year. The resort certainly speaks for itself and provides activties to keep every generation busy while vacationing. The family dog is also welcome as we would never leave home without our own.
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Farmville VA

Perfect vacation home

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for our multi-family vacation. The description was accurate and the home provides everything you could want or need away from home. The pictures do not justify how peaceful and large this home is. The three levels allow for privacy and plenty of space from one another if needed. There was entertainment throughout, benefiting all age groups. The ground level provided hours of entertainment to our young teens as they enjoyed the outdoor music by the pool, had easy access to snacks and drinks in the down stairs refrigerator, and played wii and board games. The hot tub on the top level provided peace and quiet and was large enough for most adults at one time. We used the top level grill often while relaxing on the screened in porch and enjoying the evening air. Another fabulous bonus to this property was the Corolla Light amenities. The staff was very friendly and helpful in every way. Use of the trolley was great accessing the oceanfront pool area; however, walking the shortcut to the beach was simple and relaxing as well. Restaurants and grocery stores are in close proximity to this home. There is plenty of shopping available without going all the way back to Kitty Hawk. This was a plus for us. The wild horses are located a few miles from the home but you must drive down the sand or get a tour guide. We were able to watch several sunrises on the ocean and found lots of treasures along the beach. This home provides all the comforts you want and is located with easy access to everything. We even rode bikes to see the Corolla Light House. We highly recommend this vacation home. The owners are pleasant to work with and truly want guests to enjoy themselves. We could not be happier with this vacation experience.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Our house can accommodate all age groups in separate areas for everyone to do their own thing. The resort has won the North Carolina Resort Community of the year award for several years. Their amenities are top rated and there is always something to do for the entire family. The house is on the sound side so there is no view of the ocean or sound, but both are only steps away. Our guests all have different ideas for their vacation, some like to go sightseeing or shop and some are there to just relax. Whatever their hopes are for the perfect vacation, we want them to leave feeling they experienced that and will want to return.
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Wonderful vacation

  • 5 of 5

My family has been traveling to OBX for 20+ years and this house is by far the best find on the Outer Banks. The owners are exceptionally in tune with the needs of the vacationers. The home was one of the cleanest I've ever stayed in. Thoughtful details such as a notebook with every household detail you would need to know. The well stocked kitchen made meals a breeze. We will continue to rent this home any chance we get.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We want all guests to have a vacation they can remember and strive to provide everything to make that happen. We are always open to suggestions for any items we may not have. We also make sure the house is clean and comfortable so our guests leave with lasting memories and are ready to return.
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so nice!

  • 5 of 5

We've been coming down to OBX for years, and this is the first time staying in a resort. This house is just right for about 4 families. Nothing is lacking. I love the salt water pool system, I've never been in one of those and it is so much better than chlorine. The resort amenities are fantastic. This was also our first time staying sound side and I have to say there's no reason to pay extra to stay ocean side when the beach is still only 5 minutes away. We will be coming back next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The salt water pool system is wonderful and if you ever try one it is hard to go back to the chlorine again. Staying sound side has many advantages. What's more relaxing than watching the pine trees sway and seeing the beautiful sunset each evening. Stroll along the nature trails or ride a bike to the lighthouse. Of course all the Corolla Light amenities are just steps away. You can take advantage of all the resort activities and stay busy or just relax and do nothing.
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Excellent Spring Break!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, large, fully equipped home. Within steps of indoor sports complex and reasonable walk to ocean access. The children loved the bikes! I cooked quite a bit while there and found all kitchen utensils, pans, etc that I needed. Really well equiped kitchen! There were even pet food dishes available to use. We will be back!!!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: At our vacation home, we try to picture the years when we were the guests and what we expected for that long awaited vacation to be perfect. We are always thinking of ways to make our guests feel at home by providing the little things that sometimes get missed. We strive to provide all the kitchen appliances and misc. items that you would have forgotten to bring with you. We also provide a clean comfortable atmosphere that you don't see in all vacation homes. We want our guests to feel like they are at home at the beach. More important we want them to come back next year.
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Skateboard park and miniature golf in walking distance.


Rates & Availability

Corolla House Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 12.75%

Checks only
This property is not available in the Off Season, Oct-April

$500 down payment due at signing, balance due 60 days before rental week. We do not accept credit cards.

Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)


Corolla House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4.5
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Upper Level Master - 1 king
    Mid Level Master - 1 queen
    Mid Level Bedroom - 1 queen , Shares bath with bunk room
    Lower Level Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    Mid Level Bunk Room - 2 bunk bed , 2 sets share bath with Queen Bedroom
  • King Bed (1),Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunk Beds (2)
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 8 bicycles
  • 8 beach chairs
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Beach chairs, tennis rackets, racquetball rackets, beach toys, boogie boards, crab cage, corn hole game.

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