About the property
- House3500 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay3 - 4 nights
Ocean Retreat, Brand New, Views, Semi-oceanfront, 6 Br/6Ba, Elevator, Pool
Welcome to Ocean Retreat by KEES Vacations
From your perch 4 stories high above the clear blue water and silky sand of Ocean Retreat in Kitty Hawk, you can survey miles of the Outer Banks beaches.
A stunning 6 bedroom semi-oceanfront home at Milepost 6, Ocean Retreat is a rare treat with its forever views and luxury amenities. A 12 x 24 inground pool is yours to enjoy on hot summer days or warm summer nights. A 6-person hot tub massages your cares away as you gaze at the starry night skies of the Outer Banks. Take a break for some friendly fun at the outdoor ping pong table or in the indoor game room with your choice of pool, foosball or shuffleboard. An in-home elevator services all levels of Ocean Retreat. A glorious night's sleep will be yours in any of the 6 master suites with the sound of the waves lulling you to rest. One suite is handicap accessible.
The upper level living area boasts a level of luxury usually reserved for year-round living. A true gourmet kitchen with two sets of stainless steel appliances, (two refrigerators, two wall ovens, two dishwashers) as well as a 6-burner stove-top range and fully stocked with cookware and utensils will inspire the most seasoned of chefs. The living area with sliders to the oceanside deck is truly a masterpiece with elegant furnishings, designer touches and a gas fireplace. Undoubtedly, many memorable evenings will be spent in this grand space, creating coastal memories with friends and loved ones.
**Private heated pools will open on April 1st and close on November 1st (Guests are subject to additional charge for heating of the pool). Pools and hot tubs are cleaned weekly and no later than 6 p.m. on check-in day.**
- Response time:
- within one hour
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 18, 2018
About KEES Vacations
KEES Vacations is the original source for nightly rentals in The Outer Banks. We never have a 7 night minimum, and we never dictate which day your vacation begins and ends. With KEES FlexStay program, you get to choose the framework for your vacation. KEES offers cozy hotel rooms, spacious 2-3 bedroom condos, unique 2-3 bedroom townhouses, and gorgeous 2, 3, and 5 bedroom houses. With such a wide variety of options, KEES serves the needs of every traveler whether you’re looking for a romantic weekend escape, the traditional week-long adventure, or anything in between! Book your stay with KEES Vacations today for an unforgettable and personalized vacation designed by you!
Why KEES Vacations chose Kill Devil Hills
This home offers four stories, an elevator, six bedrooms, private balconies with spectacular views, a short walk to the beach, a private pool and hot tub, and all of the linens, tableware, and cooking tools you will need for your visit.
What makes this House unique
KEES Outer Banks exclusively offers our FlexStay Program. With FlexStay YOU control which day your vacation begins and ends. Avoid the inconvenience of adjusting your vacation schedule to outdated mandatory week-long Friday to Friday stays with KEES FlexStay Program!
Pool / Spa
Great lay out, lovely ocean views, comfortable beds and well kept beach house.
Only negative is that kitchen was not well equipped for cooking meals for 12 people. Needed bigger pots, oven dishes and more drinking glasses.
Some problems with electrics but Kees were very responsive when called and had an electrician there that day.
Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I am sending this on to our team for a kitchen inventory inspection to make sure that all of the cookware is in the home. We do apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you. We would love to invite you back to show you what KEES has to offer.
Lovely home, poorly maintained
My family of 6 adults and 2 children were very excited to rent this property. Unfortunately, the house was very poorly maintained.
Upon arriving we immediately noticed the floor in the kitchen was warped; the wood was raised nearly three inches off the ground causing everyone in my family to trip over the warped flooring numerous times. We also discovered trash underneath the beds, and the smell of urine in one of the bedrooms on the 3rd floor. We also realized that the lights in one of the rooms on the 2nd floor did not work. Eventually the lights in the room turned on, but were on-and-off throughout our stay.
On day two of our visit one of my family members injured themselves on a popped nail located on the stairway between the 2nd and 3rd floors. Upon further inspection we discovered three additional popped nails on the stairways and were forced to wear shoes indoors. We also discovered that the screen door on the deck of the 4th floor was very difficult to open, and would often get stuck on its rails. The poorly maintained screen door made it difficult to enjoy the stunning views as advertised. During breakfast we discovered that the microwave and ceiling fan could not be used simultaneously; when both were in operation we lost power on the 4th floor. However, even the operation of the microwave independently proved to be problematic-- the frame around the microwave fell off when we opened the microwave door.
Also on day two we ventured outside to enjoy a barbecue by the pool. Sadly, the pool was littered with sand and the grill was filthy. Thankfully, the pool was cleaned on Tuesday (4 days after our arrival).
Throughout the rest of our stay we noticed that the hardware on the doors to the decks were loose and the locks were very difficult to open and close. Eventually, things got to the point that we were forced to call maintenance. We were pleased when maintenance arrived within a few hours. Unfortunately, maintenance was only able to address the popped nails and advised us to "avoid the warped floor in the kitchen."
As the owner of multiple rental properties my family understands the effort and cost that goes into the effective management and maintenance of rental units. While this is a lovely property with spacious rooms, many bathrooms, and beautiful decor, the property is just poorly maintained. Considering that that 6 days cost nearly $8k, my family was expecting a much better experience.
Very nice property. Responsive staff.
Very nice property. Responsive staff.
Thank you for your generous words. We are happy that you and your party enjoyed your vacation. Best of wishes from KEES Vacations!
Framily Beach Trip
A group of friends wanted to start a tradition of visiting the beach. Of the 4 couples 2 had kids and 2 did not. Are hopes are that we will do this annually with all family as our families continue to grow. The house was really AMAZING!!! There was a ton of space, it accommodated 8 adults and 3 kids with breeze. The pool and hot tub were really nice and the outside speakers. The house is literally across the street from the beech and right at a pier. The kids had so much fun as well. We had 2 family dinner nights and the table and kitchen allowed us to prepare and serve everyone at once. Our hopes are to return to this same house each year.
The Outer Banks offers an endless variety of activities from nearly 100 miles of glittering beaches, a vast array of water sports, hunting and fishing, historical tours, golf, to shopping and dining. OBX truly offers something for everyone. The Village at Nags Head is a 400-acre upscale golf and beach community located in Nags Head that stretches along a glorious mile nestled between the sparkling Roanoke Sound and the dunes and surf of the Atlantic Ocean.