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Denise Stokley

Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english, spanish

Sound Side Cottage Water Front

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

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Emerald Isle Condo Rental Photos and Description

Murphy Style Bed And Queen Pull Out Couch efficiency.

Located in this sleepy seaside community here on the Emerald coast. only a few miles away from wonderful restaurants and shopping. including activities such as biking on paved trails and water slides as well as night clubs

You can choose to spend your day relaxing at the pool or enjoying your dock with fishing and swimming, or just enjoy the plush surroundings and accommodations offered in this beautiful sound side bungalow. Located walking distance from public beach access.

The sunsets from your balcony are amazing and the sunrises are picture perfect and can be seen as you wake up from an amazing sleep.

we have spared no expense in this little power packed condo. All is new, Including a state of the art kitchen with all user friendly bosh appliances, and cookware. Large capacity porcelain sink and granite countertops. Most of the furnishings and art have been collected by the owner from some of the most popular local artists designers and craftsman.

The views from your balcony are sure to be the highlights of your vacation. Watch as your neighbors come out of there cottages to watch these spectacular sunsets nightly! You will be lulled into a state of splender as you watch the erodescent skys overlooking the water turn to a peaceful night sky.

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  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Denise Stokley (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks: english, spanish

About Denise Stokley

Im a women from the Wilmington area who moved to Emerald Isle in 2012. I plan to retire here in Emerald Cove and enjoy this beautiful place, and all it has to offer to me and my family.

Denise Stokley purchased this condo in 2013

Why Denise Stokley chose Coastal North Carolina

Im from the wilmington nc area where I originated for about 30 some years, myself and family visited the crystal coast regularly for many years before we decided to buy a place here where we want to retire someday. I realized quickly these pristine coastlines with an authentic natural beauty all its own was incredible and unmistakable, with its truly Emerald colored waters and vivid sunsets and warm summer breezes and friendly neighbors, I knew that this wholesome and healthy environment and was where I wanted to be.

It seems the vegetation and habitats here are thriving.!

What makes this condo unique

When choosing this property the first thing catching my eye was the lovely white steeple rising just above the trees as though it was a beacon to show me where home was and could be seen from the main street that crosses Emerald Cove and is lit up at night.

When I turned into Emerald Cove the first thing I saw was several delightful white cottages in a row, and a larger building of cottages on the end that looked as though they were on top of the water! It seemed as though threw careful planning this unique little community really looked to good to be true, with its manicured lawns and inviting swimming pool located at its entrance and perfectly placed dock at its back, would indeed be a place to call home.

And finally you can here both the sounds of the waves on the shore line , as well as the wind and soft breezes off the sound.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I have just enjoyed the most relaxing and stimulating vacation at your amazing condo. Every detail was planned for our comfort. all the way down to a fresh bowl with fruit and candy!

The accommodations where superb. The place was small but inviting and comfortable but elegant.

I will plan on staying there from now on any time I travel to Emerald Isle

Thank you very much for making our stay wonderful and memorable.

Aug 2013
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Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)
Sound Side Cottage Water Front
average rating of 4.3076925 based on 14 reviews

A nice stay with a few minor issues

  • 3 of 5

Our check in time was 3:30 however the condo was still being cleaned and wasn't ready until 4:30. We were given a bottle of wine to compensate. The bathroom door doesn't shut. The views from the balcony are nice and it's a short walk to the beach or a short drive to public beach parking which is free through the week.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Cozy and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

The condo was very was stylish and well appointed. The sunrises and sunsets on the balcony were perfect. Denise was a wonderful hostess. Glad we had the opportunity to vacation in Emerald Isle.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Nice Place for a Couple

  • 5 of 5

Overall, the property was very nice and clean. The sunset was great from the deck! We would stay again at this property.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful holiday trip!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this cozy condo! My boyfriend and I spent the week of July 4th here, and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The property was very clean, the bed was comfy, and the location was perfect. There is a pool on site that is great for cooling down and relaxing, and the beach was just across the street. This property is close enough to town to get there and see the sites, but far enough away so that there isn't a crowd. It felt like we had the beach all to ourselves- on a holiday week! There is a dock in the back where we fished privately in the evenings. The view off the balcony is AMAZING! Also, Denise was wonderful. We got there a lot earlier than planned, and she was kind enough to let us skip in early. She was also available whenever we had questions. Overall it was a splendid trip. We can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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  • 4 of 5

I enjoyed a 4 Night stay with my Yorkshire Terrier. We loved the short two block walk to the clean, quite, dog friendly beach. The Sunsets were amazing and I strolled the beach with wine glass in hand. It's refreshing to go to a beach where there are very few restrictions. The accommodations were clean, comfortable and well appointed. The bed had a Temperpedic Ultra Comfortable mattress! I have a cleaning business so I'm more discerning than most when it comes to cleanliness & comfort. Every need was met! The Soundside patio was my favorite place to enjoy with my pet. I will definitely return! Denise is the Perfect Hostess with the MOSTEST!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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No bedroom, bathroom door does not close

  • 1 of 5

Ad says 1 bedroom. There is no bedroom. The bathroom door does not close. There is water damage in the bathroom. You have to move the couch forward to open the Murphy bed. There is little room left in the living room when open both the Murphy bed and the couch. The couch has some kind of foam and board in it because the mattress is not firm. Other than the living room there is a space for the table and chairs and the kitchen appliances/sink. Basically that is it. Bathroom, living room, and this 3rd space. A number of cabinets are locked. A number of cabinets have stuff in them. Shower is old fashioned bathtub with a short curtain. Will never stay in this unit again. Called owner because we were having trouble finding the place. She would not answer her phone.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Travelers This Traveler has complaints that are not justified nor substantiated they are only personal taste. As I explained to her, everyone has a different taste and different needs further explaining I had listed my rental with each of the attributes she objected too without omission on the rental site. I asked her if she had not understood these things about the unit to which she objected why she had not called me to ask for further details before choosing to reserve it. To which she had no response. All of the furnishings and appliances are new, less than 2 years old and are in perfect condition and working order including the quaint claw bathtub she complained was an "old fashion" bath tub. With regard to her false statement about me not calling her back when she called me the night of her check in, I did call her back within minutes of her call but she had already found the condo. In addition I explained that I would be at dinner when she would be arriving, when she called earlier to tell me she would be arriving three hours late. It is clear that this Traveler's complaints are simply because she wanted her deeply discounted money back period! It is my belief it had nothing to do with the condo and the accomodations and all they have to offer. Also her complaint came in after staying for the entire duration of her reservation without any expressed objection until 3 weeks after her stay! Please review the other reviews listed and you will see it is indeed all I have described in my listing and an ideal place for ANYONE who truly wants a special intimate place to kick back and enjoy the luxuries offered. Regards, Denise
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Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
across the street
Car: recommended

Emerald Isle has many fine restaurants and night clubs including Rucker Johns sports bar, The Sharks Den, and the Emerald Club nightclub including live bands. It has water parks and put put golf. We have festivals including street parades and street venders selling their crafts and local merchants as well. The area has a paved bike path that expands miles for walking biking or jogging. We have the beautiful Bay Sound, where there are water activities including kayaking and sailing and is also a perfect place for many high adventure water sports and activities.


Rates & Availability

Emerald Isle Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May 10 2016 - Sep 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

linens and towels $25
cleaning fee $50
non refundable pet fee $50

Refund policy

100% refund if made 30 days prior to check in, 0% if made after 30 days check in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Emerald Isle Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • cottage
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Murphy bed - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • No seperate bedroom. Living room and bedroom are together.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Private dock (excellent for water sports enthusiasts),Wonderful restaurants, grocery stores and shopping within 8 miles. Ten miles of paved bike paths, Water Parks, Putt Putt, NC wild life aquarium, Movie Theater. Public Beach access across from community.

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