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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,633 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

SUMMARY INFORMATION

*Beautiful Sunny Home in desirable location with temporary BHI Club Sports Membership available!

*Only 3 minutes to South Beach access and 5 minutes to the BHI Club

*Home is well maintained and very updated.

*Spacious with 1,600 square feet of living space - 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths and 1 half bath.

*Lovely balcony, outdoor deck, screened-in sun porch, and outdoor shower.

*One 4 passenger golf cart.

*Television with cable and DVD player in living room, wifi internet access, and unlimited long distance in the continental US.

* 2 Adult bicycles, 1 boogie board, board games, and beach toys!

Our home is a wonderful, sunny home within the vast maritime forest of Bald Head Island, bordering the 6th Hole of the Bald Head Island Club's golf course. Loggerhead turtles come to lay their eggs on the beaches of BHI. The Island is the northern limit of the subtropics, where native palm trees grow. There are 12,000 acres of permanently preserved maritime forest, 14 miles of beach and vast expanses of undisturbed marshes and creeks. There are no crowds, no cars and no traffic on Bald Head Island. All travel on the island is by foot, bicycle or electric golf cart. Our home comes equipped with one four passenger electric golf cart and a temporary Sports membership to the Bald Head Island Club (included for all weekly rentals and available for rental periods less than 1 week). Please refer to the BHI Club website for details on the BHI Club's rules and regulations.

Our home is a two story home with a reverse floor plan that has been tastefully decorated with the feel of a beach home, not a rental property. The first floor includes the master bedroom with a queen sized bed, television and full bath. The master bedroom opens onto a screened porch so you can enjoy the night air before retiring for the night. The second bedroom on the first floor includes one double bed, and one single-sized trundle bed and a bureau. This bedroom also opens onto the screened porch. The third bedroom includes a queen sized bed. The first floor also includes a second full bathroom as well as the washing machine and dryer.

The second floor of our home is a bright and sunny great room which includes a full kitchen with a stove, oven, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, and breakfast bar. The kitchen opens into the living room which has a couch, love seat, and chair as well as a large coffee table perfect for entertaining. The living room also has an entertainment center with a television and DVD player and our video library. Adjacent to the living room is the dining room with a large table, which seats six. The second floor also includes a half bath, a gate at the top of the stairs, and access to a balcony, with seating, that overlooks the 6th hole of the Bald Head Island Golf Course.

The outside of our home is surrounded by palm trees, so you hear the soft rustling of the palm fronds in the breeze. Our home has a golf cart garage and a private open air deck with an outdoor shower and a gas grill. Our neighborhood is quiet and friendly and great for taking walks and riding bikes.

Additional amenities include cable, wireless internet, unlimited long distance, use of 2 adult bicycles, 2 16' children's bicycles (helmuts not included), a boogie board, beach toys, 6 beach chairs.

We welcome you to our home and wish you a fantastic vacation!

Saturday to Saturday Rentals.

Keywords: Golf Course View, Temporary BHI Club Sports Membership available, house, maritime forest, beach house

More Details

Owner
Dana Trexler
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 20, 2017

Why Dana Trexler chose Coastal North Carolina

For my family vacation home, I wanted a place that had just the right feel; a feeling I could not describe, but knew when I found it. On our first trip to Bald Head Island, the ferry had not even finished pulling into the harbor and we knew that we had found our home away from home. The minute we docked, the island had just the right smell of cedar, pine, woods and water. The air had the right mixture of humidity and warmth with a refreshing ocean breeze. We immediately felt our minds and bodies relax into the calm of the island and we slipped into the camaraderie of Southern hospitality. The fact that no cars are allowed on the island adds to the ambiance. The golf carts are not only fun to drive, but are also quiet, so you hear only the sounds of nature instead of the hum of motors. Nature abounds on Bald Head Island. In our first two visits we saw several foxes, a variety of shore birds, deer, turtles, raccoons, small (and harmless) lizards and crabs. When we first saw the beaches of Bald Head Island, we could not believe the beauty. The long sandy beaches offer the perfect waves for swimming, an abundance of shells, tidal pools and ocean life. The water temperatures, even in late April, are warm enough to swim. During the day, there are plenty of activities offered through the Bald Head Island Club, such as tennis, croquet, golf, swimming, beach volley ball, play grounds, dining, etc. The Shops at Maritime Village offers shopping, a grocery store, ice cream shop, and spa. It caters to all tastes. The harbor restaurants are also excellent and offer a variety of food and fun. Bald Head Island offers something for everyone. At night, there is nothing like looking at the stars. Because the island is away from the lights of the mainland, the stars are abundant and bright. If you have not been to the island before, we know you will love Bald Head Island as much as we do. If you have been here before, you know exactly what we mean.

What makes this house unique

11 Dowitcher Trail is uniquely situated on the island. Our home is located on the 6th hole of the Bald Head Island Club golf course with views of the course from our deck, screened porch and balcony. The house also offers proximity to the beach, ferry, island restaurants, Bald Head Island Club, Old Baldy, and shopping. Our home is approximately 3 minutes from the Ferry terminal, so you are close to Mojo's restaurant and Delphina's for some excellent dining experiences in the marina. Our home is a 3 minute golf cart ride to South Beach and roughly a 10 minute golf cart ride to the East Beach. The Bald Head Island Club and all of its amenities are approximately five short minutes from our home. When you rent our home, we provide use of our 4 passenger golf cart included with the rental. We will also make a temporary Sports membership to the Bald Head Island Club available to you. This allows you to use the club and all of its amenities; however, you must pay greens fees to pay golf. The Bald Head Island Club offers swimming, croquet, golf, tennis, beach volleyball, a playground, and dining. Stay with us and we will give you the keys to fun and relaxation!

Amenities

Bald Head Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1633 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Please see the attached rental agreement
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View
  • Near The Ocean ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , This is the bedroom in the master bedroom.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , This is the upstairs bathroom off of the living room.
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower , We have an outdoor shower on the deck attached to the garage
  • The master bedroom includes a spacious full bathroom with a combined tub/shower, and his and her sinks.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Includes a television with cable.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Includes a master bath, access to the screened in porch, TV
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Includes direct access to the screened in porch.
  • Queen size Beds (2): There are two bedrooms with Queen-sized beds and full bedding is provided for each of the beds. The third bedroom has a double bed and a pull out single trundle bed. Two of these bedrooms include a televisions. The master bedroom has a master bath and direct access to the downstairs screened in porch. The second bedroom includes a queen-sized bed and television. The third bedroom has a double bed and a single pull out trundle beds and full bedding is provided for each of the beds. This bedroom has direct access to the downstairs screened in porch. Child Beds (1): There is a Pack-n-play in the closet of the master bedroom and we also have a high-chair booster seat for your little one.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 4 bicycles
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This home also includes the use of: 4 person golf cart, a Temporary Sports Membership to the Bald Head Island Club is included for all weekly rentals, and available at your cost for rental periods less than one week. The temporary membership to the BHI Club allows you to use all of the club's amenities. You must, however, pay for greens fees if you choose to golf. There are also two adult bikes, 2 16' children's bikes (helmets not provided), 2 fishing poles, a boogie board, beach toys for sand castle making, 2 beach shovels, 6 beach chairs, and board games for family entertainment.

Reviews

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5

Amazing stay!

  • 5 of 5

It was our first time visiting the island. We loved everything about it. This beach house is amazing, well equipped and clean. The property manager and the owner are very responsive. Thank you Dana for letting us stay at your house! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house off the beaten path

  • 5 of 5

A really nice house set back from the main roads, tucked away against the golf course. Amazingly quiet and relaxing.

The golf cart or bicycles get you everywhere you need to go in a few minutes.

Well worth it. Would go again in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous home!

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed our stay while at Bald Head for a wedding. This home is clean, modern, and has everything you need for an enjoyable visit. Convenient to everything. We loved the amazing porches!

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Great house. Great location. Great value!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great experience the entire weekend! Def plan on visiting again!

  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A favorite place. Cheryl from SC

  • 5 of 5

This was my second stay at this home with some of my family. I have enjoyed staying at the home both times - it is comfortable and has a well stocked kitchen. I would definitely stay again and would recommend it to friends. My 2 yr old niece talks about wanting to go back to Bald Head Island to the mermaid cottage - "her other house".

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We were just visiting for the weekend to attend a wedding, but I wish we could a have stayed for longer. The house met our needs perfectly and was exactly as described. It was clean and cozy and a perfect house for 3 couples. I would definitely rent again!

  • Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
34 Miles
Wilmington International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Mojos
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Deep Point Marina & Yacht Club
Nearest Golf
1.8 Miles
Bald Head Island Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.8 Miles
Delphina's Cantina
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
South Beach, Bald Head Island, NC
Car: not necessary

Our home is located within 5 minutes of the Bald Head Island Club and all of its amenities, the lighthouse affectionately known as 'Old Baldy', the ferry terminal,MoJo's Restaurant, Delphina's Restaurant, and the Shops at Maritime Village. We are appoximately 10 minutes from the Bald Head Island Conservancy, Turtle Cove and East Beach.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 12.75%

BHI Club Temporary Membership included at no additional cost for all weekly rentals, and available for purchase for rentals less than one week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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