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New Premium Oceanside Beach Home with Elevator & Pool

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms, 3.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 12)

Wonderful memories will be shared when vacationing in our new, family friendly, ocean-side home. Claddagh House, completed in October, 2006 is professionally decorated for fun, relaxation and rejuvenation and loaded with amenities! The surrounding grounds are professionally landscaped for the tropical look and provide plenty of parking spaces.

Staying at home? How about a dip in your own private pool, which can be heated for an extra fee. Weary from travel and shopping? Take your treasures by elevator to your beautifully appointed bedroom or continue upward to the Great Room. This is a very comfortable gathering area featuring an entertainment area, starring a 46 inch HDTV with CD/DVD all in surround sound.

Adjacent is the dining area with seating for all. Step outside to the large, covered, rambling deck and see gorgeous ocean and sound views, while shielded from the sun. For the sunbathers, we have open decks above the pool area for communication with 'ole sol' until your heart's content. The inviting blue ocean is a 2 to 3 minute stroll via a constructed walk-way for uncrowded swimming, shell seeking, castle building and dream-making. Eateries, shopping and things to do are close by, without intruding on your enjoyment of this special time.

On the ground level, there is an enclosed entrance for accessing three floor elevator, resting bench and entrance to pool area. A large picnic table and park-style charcoal grill are available. Please note, the pool area is guarded by a high fence and gates with over-the-top latching devices. Every effort has been made to protect young children from gaining access to the pool unless supervised. Covered parking is available.

The second level has 4 spacious bedrooms and 2 full baths with walk in shower and seat, including a king bed, queen bed, twin beds and a pyramid bunk with trundle, while a large half-bath accesses the pool area. The King and Queen rooms also have sliders to a secluded deck with rockers.

The third level is home to a charming King bedroom with private bath, featuring walk-in shower with seat and Jacuzzi tub. Features include full bright kitchen, dining room and great room, TV, DVD, CD home theater center with surround sound, powder room, an alcove equipped for internet access, home is equipped with wireless access for your convenience, (use your notebook or laptop anywhere), and stocked bookshelves for your reading pleasure. Access to wide front and side decks offer relaxation and panoramic views of the ocean and sound.

Must be 25 or older to rent our Home. Rents Saturday to Saturday.

Keywords: Beach Home

More Details

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 28, 2016

About The Owner

A water location is on the top of our wish list. So when the opportunity to build came along, we decided to build a 'Family Beach Home', a place that we could 'build memories' for our children, grandchildren and dear friends. It is our desire to share 'Claddagh House' and the memory building with others. It has been a big success!!

The Owner purchased this house in 2007

Why The Owner chose Coastal North Carolina

The NC outer banks was home to us in the 1960's and we continued to vacation in Emerald Isle over the years. We found Emerald Isle to be family friendly, welcoming, with the old fashioned 'beach town' feel.

What makes this house unique

We enjoy wonderful views of both the ocean and the Inner Coastal Waterway, the incredible sunsets, peaceful relaxation at the pool, private porch swing, or just rocking with the singing birds. The Elevator gives easy access to all the levels with no struggling or steps. A private location but close enough to entertainment, water sports, golf, reliving history, antiquing, or just plain resting. It was built with family TIME in mind, and has worked perfectly!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for welcome basket full of goodies and postcard. How very thoughtful! You home in Emerald Isle is beautiful and we had a wonderful time! It was hard to go back to work last week. The weather was beautiful during our stay and we thoroughly enjoyed the beach and pool. The location and layout of your home was perfect for us. The girls enjoyed running every morning on Ocean Dr. and collecting sea shells on the beach. It was a pleasure meeting Clif, what a great guy and so helpful. Thanks for providing the perfect place for our family vacation.
Jul 2011
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New Premium Oceanside Beach Home with Elevator & Pool
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 40 reviews

Last minute vacation

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the house. We had a little trouble with the ice maker but everything else was good. The owners are very easy to work with and will accommodate you the best they can. The pool was great. The walk to the beach is very accessible. Even though I prefer being on the ocean, I would consider staying here again if needed. It is a very quiet neighborhood and the house was well suited for my family. The views from the balcony are beautiful. Love all of the rocking chairs on the porches. Thank you for opening your home to us.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Beach House!!!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location in Emerald Isle. This beautiful beach home has plenty of room for everyone. The pool is great and the elevator made a wonderful and relaxing trip even better!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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First trip to Emerald Isle made that much better.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in this house. Everything was as advertised and the owners were delightful to work with. This house is beautiful and well maintained. The kids loved having access to their own pool. The short walk to the beach was over before you knew it and the quiet almost empty beach made for relaxing time with plenty of room to spread out.

If I had to come up with anything negative it would have to be the ice maker in the fridge. I'm not sure if it was jammed or what, but, dispensing ice was a challange and the water in the door came out at a trickle.. These issues were quickly overlooked however, as everthing else made up for it.

Thank you so much for allowing us into your home.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful vacation rental

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation at this well maintained beach home. It was well designed so it readily accommodated a family of 12. The elevator was greatly appreciated. It was very quiet and worked without any problems. The description and photos were accurate. It was an easy walk to the beach. Contact with the owners was great. When we wanted the pool heated, the owners had that promptly done. We are so glad we found this rental. It is in a quiet area and close to convenience stores and only a short drive to a large shopping center. We are renting this home next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Family Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

The Claddagh House is a lovely, well kept property that our family enjoyed immensely. We brought our adult children and grandchildren from across the country to meet with other family members in the area. We had planned the trip for a year and I was in touch with Mary Ann throughout. She could not have been more accommodating, even making sure that the pool could be heated for our little ones (at an extra charge of course). It is obvious that they take personal pride in the property. We filled up the house and with all of the bathrooms/bedrooms we never had a complaint. We loved having the master upstairs! It is just a short walk to the beach, the outside shower is perfect upon return and then a dip in the pool just tops off the day! The kitchen is well stocked with appliances and kitchen tools so meals were a breeze. We would highly recommend this property and hope to return soon!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing house

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect spot for our family. Great house and pool. close beach access. We have a child in a wheelchair and the elevator and the ability to loan beach wheelchairs from the local FD made this an amazing vacation

  • Submitted: May 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
OAJ Onslow, Jacksonville, NC
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Point of Interest

The inviting blue ocean is a 2 to 3 minute stroll via a constructed walk-way for uncrowded swimming, shell seeking, castle building and dream-making. Eateries, shopping and things to do are close by, without intruding on your enjoyment of this special time.

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Health/Beauty Spa, Minature Golf


Rates & Availability

Emerald Isle House Rental Rates

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Emerald Isle House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , double sink Jack & Jill between BunkBed & King Rm
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , in suite top floor Master with double sinks
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Middle level
    Bathroom 1 - Top floor
    Bathroom 5 - Middle level with access to the pool
    Bathroom 6 - outdoor shower , Large space with dressing area
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master on the top level with in suite Bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Second Master on middle level w/ access to porch
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , MIddle level with access to porch
    Bedroom 4 - 1 bunk bed , Double on first level,twin on the top,twin trundle Sleeps 4
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single , 2 twin beds
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Pac-n-Play and High Chair available, Bunk Beds (1) Lower unit is double size. Also includes single trundle bed. (Bunk Bed can sleep 4)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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