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Ocean Front Cottage Charm Relaxing Porch, Pet Friendly, Wifi

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Ocean Front House, Just remodeled the kitchen with brand new Stainless Fridge, GE Stove, Microwave and dishwasher, Big Flat Screen TV's in Every Room, Free Wi-Fi

This one-level beach cottage includes brand new high thread count (450) all cotton sheets, linens and towels... cable TV/DVD... high speed internet.. a variety of cards, & board games for your family to enjoy...all at no added cost. We have also added 2 more rocking chairs to the porch which has sun and shade along with the picnic table and 4 adirondack chairs you may never leave this spot! Also for guest use are 3 bike cruisers and 4 chairs so you won't have to haul all that beach equipment from home. We try to keep beach toys available for your use as well!!

The kitchen is well-equipped with all new plates, pots, pans and gadgets so you can can easily whip up a meal from the abundance of fresh, local seafood and produce available on the island.

The master bedroom has a king size bed where you will wake up looking out over the ocean! The second bedroom has a queen and twin bed and the 3rd has a double.

Walking distance to City Center with 5 Public Tennis Courts, skate board park, soccer/ball field, new playground, pizza place, ice cream shop, movie rentals, and T-shirt/souvenir beach shop.

A perfect get-away for families and couples any time of year! Need to de-stress and unwind, then its time for a beach vacation.

Keywords: Ocean Front, 3 Bedroom, hardwood floors & beams, huge porch partly covered, public tennis courts, skate board park, Free WiFi, Golf, Restaurants Galore, HDTV, one story, cottage charm!

More Details

Owner
Sarah Davidson
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 22, 2017

About Sarah Davidson

We are an active traveling family with 6 vacation properties for rent. This ocean front house, and another 6 houses down the street, a Townhome in Cottonwood, Utah (8 miles from Alta, Snowbird, Solitude and Brighton) and 3 Slopeside Condos in Wintergreen, Virginia. Vacation Year Round in one of our wonderful homes! We offer 10% discounts for customers who stay in two our homes in the same year. We are pet friendly because ours are apart of the family. We love to ski and play tennis as a family, but travel frequently for Sarah (Mom) who is a frequent triathlon competitor.

Sarah Davidson purchased this house in 2011

Why Sarah Davidson chose Coastal North Carolina

The View is Amazing. The ocean runs East to West so you get an Ocean Sunrise and Ocean Sunset. Conveniently located a half hour off Interstate 40.

Tennis For Free..Just 3 blocks from Free Public Tennis Courts that are in Great Shape!

For Golfers...The Oak Island Golf Club welcomes you to a coastal Carolina golfing experience. But summer vacationers to Oak Island’s vacation community in Brunswick County enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and warm southern hospitality that are hallmarks of Oak Island GC. The 18-hole, 6,720 yard George Cobb design provides an exciting adventure, round after round.

What makes this house unique

Rest, Beach, Bike, Tennis, Golf, Walks and Plenty of Night Life. Great for Families. The Wednesday Farmers market is 3 blocks away--so fun! Also in this area is a skate board park and children's playground!

We have another ocean front home 7 houses down the street if you are bringing more family and friends along--togetherness, but not too close!!

Amenities

Oak Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , This is located in Master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Middle room
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Street side
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master faces the ocean with bathroom
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1) roll away
Entertainment:
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
2 bikes, 4 beach chairs, beach toys

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(57 traveler reviews)

Ocean Front Cottage Charm Relaxing Porch, Pet Friendly, Wifi
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 57 reviews
5

As advertised

  • 5 of 5

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Great house and a great location.

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It sounds like you all had a great trip! So glad it suited you and your family while you had time to relax and enjoy each other and the beach! Sounds like you guys will be back! Take Care, Sarah
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So convenient and sweet!

  • 4 of 5

We had such a great time at this house! It was right on the beach, so it was easy to run back and forth to the house. The beds were very comfortable and we really enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mary, I know you enjoyed the proximity of the beach to the house. It is so close and as you say "easy to run back and forth" for forgotten items or snacks! Also great for after dinner walks on the beach as well! It is a lovely time of year to be at the beach! Glad you found us on VRBO and hope you return. Kind Regards, Sarah
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4

Perfect for a friend reunion - right on the beach

  • 4 of 5

Just checked out today after a 5-day weekend with my gal pals (we are 3 women in our 40's) and the house was perfect for our needs. We loved that it was right on the beach! The house is not fancy but it was as described. The washing machine came in handy, the kitchen was fine for cooking basics, and the porch was the perfect spot for watching the sun set.

Since it's late March and we had mid-70-degree weather, we would have loved to open the windows and let the perfect beach air into the house, but the windows are pretty old and would not open (or stay open). My one suggestion is to get new windows on the beach side of the house.

Overall we really enjoyed it and hope to come back!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Whit, I know you were really looking forward to that vacation with your friends, I'm very glad you all had a good time. We do an improvement project every spring and this spring it is new windows beach side! When you come back you'll get cool beach breezes! Take Care, Sarah
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5

Nice Weekend Away!

  • 5 of 5

It was a cute little house in a great location. It was a very cold weekend at the beach where we even got to see it snow! You will love the view of the ocean. Oak Island provides beautiful sunrises and sunsets. I would recommend this place.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mollie, I am so glad even though you had snow you had a good get-away. The location is great but even better with sunny weather! Glad you enjoyed the sunrises and sunsets! We would love to have your family back again! Take Care, Sarah
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4

Fantastic Beach Lcation

  • 4 of 5

This house was perfect for a quick spring break beach get away with my daughters and a few friends (and our small dog Jack!). Location is fantastic, view is amazing. Owners were easy to work with and answered any questions I had in a timely manner.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Wally, I love that you found the location "fantastic," hard to beat ocean front, no wonder you found the view "amazing!" We pride ourselves on answering all inquiries and questions within a half hour. Hope you come back next year and let us know how we can turn it into a 5-star review. Take Care, Sarah
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GREAT LOCATION

  • 3 of 5

Was very happy with the location of the cottage, but very disappointed in the cleanliness.

Screens were torn on windows and both doors. Found food, toys, dust and dog hair behind the sofas and needed to clean the blades on the ceiling fans as dust blew when turned on.

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Carolyn, I know you realize we do a spring cleaning every year and you came just before the spring cleaning. The screens in the doors get replaced once a year, every spring. It is impossible with multiply storms and quite a hurricane this past year, to keep screens in perfect order. The nature of an ocean front home is it gets A LOT of battering wind and rain year round. This house stays booked about every single week year round. Since you were there a month I am really disappointed you never called or emailed me to let me know about the dust behind the sofas because I would have been very glad to send someone out there and give it another cleaning while you were there. All my guests have to do is get in contact with me and I am happy to respond immediately. The cleaning people had to spend several extra hours after you left to get it back in shape for the next people. Sending a cleaning person in mid-way would have made this task easier. Apparently there was frozen fish left stuck in the freezer that had to be chipped out after your departure. Sarah
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There is a skateboard park .6miles from the house, playground

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Rates & Availability

Oak Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring
Apr 22 2017 - May 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Early Summer
May 27 2017 - Jun 10 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,005
 
 
Summer
Jun 11 2017 - Aug 18 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,510
 
 
4th of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,795
Flat fee
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 19 2017 - Sep 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,885
 
 
Fall
Sep 16 2017 - Sep 29 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,595
 
 
Late Fall
Sep 30 2017 - Oct 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$139
From
$235
Fri,Sat
$1,275
 
 
Winter
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$135
From
$210
Fri,Sat
$895
$1,395
 
 
Winter 2017
Jan 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$110
From
$195
Fri,Sat
$795
$1,395
 
 
March 2017
Mar 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$145
From
$215
Fri,Sat
$995
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,495
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150 + Tax
Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.75%

From March 29-October 9 this is a weekly, Saturday to Saturday rental.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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