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Sounds Good (Views, Views, Views!)

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath (sleeps 8-10)

After a sun-filled day at the ocean beach, relax at Sounds Good private oasis. Sounds Good is the perfect waterfront property, located on the Albemarie Sound and just steps away from the ocean. For those who enjoy water sports, our location is ideal for fishing, kayaking, swimming and boating - anchor your boat in the backyard!. As a guest of Collington Harbor Community, you and your family/friends have complimentary access to a private swimming pool, children's playground, tennis/basketball courts and marina. Conveniently located next to a supermarket and pharmacy, and nearby restaurants of all cuisines, Sounds Good is your 'home away from home'.

To avoid the additional 'travelers insurance' fee applied by this site, please contact us by phone to pay directly.

More Details

Owner
Chuck Trimboli
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2017

About Chuck Trimboli

As 2 New Yorkers that grew up on Long Island and loved the beach, my wife and I were exploring the jersey shore ..crowded! then we went to Ocean City, Maryland... Commercial!! then went to Virginia Beach ... Commercial & crowded!!! We continued to the Outer Banks (OBX) and loved it, reminding us of the Long Island of our youth! We returned every year and now plan to retire in Sounds Good, our dream home.

Chuck Trimboli purchased this house in 2007

Why Chuck Trimboli chose Colington Harbour

The Albemarie Sound and Kitty Hawk Bay have a whole different vibe and it gives your beach vacation a double dimension.

What makes this house unique

Adjacent to Sounds Goods is a private sand beach. Watch the kids from the deck.

Guestbook comments from the owner

my family and i stayed in september and plan to stay again this year.the house was nice and the location was Awesome after banging around in the waves in the morning we found the house on the sound very relaxing.
Sep 2013
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Norfolk, VA.
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Collington Cafe

The outer banks is a 100 mile beach

Amenities

Colington Harbour House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 full bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , bunk bed
  • Also a loft with water views and a sleep sofa.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Very Good! 4.1/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

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Sounds Good (Views, Views, Views!)
average rating of 4.0555553 based on 19 reviews
Woodbridge, VA
5

DON'T MISS THIS BEAUTIUL VACATION PROPERTY!!!

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed on the Soundside before, but never right on the water. The views are absolutely breathtaking and the neighborhood has everything you could want for a relaxing week (or 2) at the beach. The waters are calm and easy to swim or kayak in and are right out your back door. If you want nightlife or more hustle and bustle, the ocean beaches are just minutes away. The house is bright and homey even on days it's overcast. There is ample room for large families and the large deck on the back looking over the water is a great place for barbeques. The pool is beautiful and the neighborhood beach is the perfect place to watch amazing sunsets. I like the setting so much that I am looking for property to buy in the same area. Sign up for this place....You will love it and want to go back.

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful views, a bit off the beaten path

  • 3 of 5

Beautiful views, relaxing place. Beds were uncomfortable for us, we ended up purchasing a foam topper( both of us have back issues). Please note that water access from the property directly is difficult. You must carry kayaks a ways to put in.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing views & quite neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Sounds Good! The pictures do not due justice for the beauty of this home. This was our 5th time staying in OBX, and this house by far had the best views! We also really enjoyed the community, very laid back and less touresty. The sound beach access is very nice and we enjoyed the pool as well. Overall we loved everything about our stay and can't wait to come back to Sounds Good!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very roomy!

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Sound View. Ten of us were able to stay very comfortable. It is a drive to get to anything- stores, beach, etc. and the community pool does close a little early, I think 5:00. That's no fault of owner, just something to be aware of. Owner was great at responding to my questions prior to our trip.. He responded very quickly.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice property with great views of the sound.

  • 3 of 5

Nice location with pretty views of the sound from a comfortable deck. The community pool was great and perfect for young children and it was free of charge.

We did have some issues. The floors had sand on them, needed better cleaning. Also bedroom 1 was listed as containing two queen beds but only one was found. This caused some moving of furniture to make everyone fit. Finally, one day we had a very heavy storm and the upstairs master bedroom (Bedroom 1) had a leak from the overhead vent above the bed.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sounds Good

  • 5 of 5

We loved this home. It was clean, needed nothing but linens and our suitcases. The sunsets are spectacular and the beach beside the house was great for swimming and kayaking. The community pool was available and there was water aerobics and a spectacular view of the sound from the deck of the pool. We saw dolphins in the sound and the water was about 20 yds from the deck which made for quiet time near the water. Great house.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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