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Bedrooms 4
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House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Welcome to Aunt Annie's your vacation home on Bald Head Island! If you are into amazing sunsets over the ocean... this place is for you! If you want a short walk to the beach...this place is for you! If you are looking for a place to make some amazing family memories...this place is for you! If you need a home where your pets are welcome...this place is for you!

Our home is an open concept home. The, kitchen (fully equipped), dining room and family room are located in the center of the house and are the perfect size! Gathering for meals, games, conversation, movies and fun is in order.

Two bedrooms and bathrooms are located on either side of the house. The king and one queen bedroom share a bathroom one one side of the house, while the 2nd bathroom is in a hall between the remaining bedrooms (one queen bedroom and the bedroom with two twin beds) on the other side of the house.

There are two decks. The east deck is a great place to have your morning coffee and watch the ocean come alive. If you are an early riser...sunrises can't be beat! The west deck is very spacious with sturdy wooden outdoor furniture (chairs, lounge chairs, tables and benches). It is a great place to end the day after a day on the beach. Enjoy a glass of wine with your family and friends as you watch the large ships enter and leave the river, while the sun sets over the ocean. The sunsets are spectacular and they get better each night! A place to make wonderful memories.

There is an outdoor shower with hot and cold running water. It is perfect for rinsing off the sand before you enter the house, or for taking the great shower out of doors!

Summer bookings are Saturday to Saturday only

* 60' Flat Screen LED Television in Family room

* Televisions in each bedroom

* DVD Blue Ray player

* Netflix account available on large screen television (internet access)

* Both a Keurig and Mr Coffee coffee makers available

* Two Four Seat Golf Carts

* Charcoal Grill

* Beach Chairs (8), Beach Towels (8+), Beach Toys

* Starter supply of paper products, dishwasher soap and personal amenities provided

* Shoals Club and BHI Sports memberships available at an additional cost

* DVD's VHS, CD's, games

* Pak N Play crib and High chair

* Fully Equipped kitchen

* Free WIFI internet access

* Great Location...just a short walk to the beach. Beach Access is located about 100 yards away on South Bald Head Wynd

The Clubs - Your vacation - your choice....

The Shoals Club is a beautiful oceanfront club with beach chair service, elegant dining, heated pool, toddler pool, poolside dining service and a fitness center.

The Bald Head Club provides traditional country club amenities in grand southern style, with excellent dining, fitness facility, pool, golf, tennis, and croquet.

Both Clubs offer towels and wonderful children's activities.

The cost for the clubs varies depending on the time of the year and if you choose a full or partial week. If you are interested we are happy to provide you with the rates.

We have provided every comfort to make your stay a perfect one. Picture yourself relaxing on the deck and contact us today! Come stay with us, and enjoy the beauty and family atmosphere of Aunt Annie's on Bald Head Island.

Housekeeping and Maintenance: Aunt Annie's is owned and managed by its owners, and is cared for by the same house manager and housekeeper each week. Arrival and departure cleans & linens are included, as are beach towels. An island resident/handyman is available for maintenance issues when guests are in residence. Aunt Annie's has an HVAC contractor under contract to provide emergency service when needed. Monthly maintenance is performed on our golf carts. Pest control services are provided quarterly and as needed.

If you need to cancel your reservation entirely…Refunds will be given, less a $100.00 processing fee, for any cancellation made at least sixty (60) days prior to the arrival date. Cancellations made less than sixty (60) days before the arrival date will result in a forfeiture of entire deposit, unless the unit is re-booked. In the event that the unit is re-booked, your deposit will be refunded, less a $100.00 processing fee and any difference in the rental rate due to last minute booking or costs incurred to re-book the unit.

If you are interested in a ski vacation in the Colorado Rockies, visit Aunt Annie's West at vrbo # 722192

Keywords: House, ocean view, great sunsets, large decks, open concept, fully furnished, pet friendly, club memberships available, pools available, relaxing, clean

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  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Anne Rex
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
October 2, 2016

About Anne Rex

We live in Atlanta, Ga. Gary is a PhD Chemist and Anne is a United Methodist Pastor. We are both originally from Ohio and have lived in Michigan and West Virginia. Even though all of those places have been home, Bald Head is where are hearts are. We love the beach and Bald Head Island is heaven for us! Our three children, Tony, Leslianne and Daniel have made Bald Head the only place for fun and relaxation.

Anne Rex purchased this house in 2011

Why Anne Rex chose Coastal North Carolina

We first visited Bald Head in 1996 and bought our first beach home. We owned for several years and after selling that home we continued to come back each year and rented many homes. The island continued to call us back and so here we are again...this time we are not is ours!!!!

We love our home. It is the perfect location! It is about 100 yards from the beach access at the corner of Black Skimmer and South Bald Head Wynd. Of course, since the island is not very big, getting places is a breeze from most anywhere. It may not be the biggest, newest, most lavish, place on the island, but it is home.

What makes this house unique

The sunsets are amamzing

I can walk to the beach in a couple of minutes, no one has to drop me off

Every room has plenty of storage for all our needs

The decks are wonderful. It is like adding two outdoor rooms to what you already have.

The outdoor shower under the house is great. Hot and cold running water for rinsing off anytime of the year as well as taking an outdoor shower. I use it all the time and it keeps me from bringing in all the sand from the beach!! It is also a great place to wash off our dog Auggie every day!

It is the place that we love to be together. It is about family and memories.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for the use of your home for our family vacation. It was our very first time here and I believe we did as much as possible while here…crabbing, fishing, swimming, Old Baldy, alligator hunting (we saw him), the conservancy and lots of riding around the island. Oh! We are a lot! It is very beautiful here!
Sep 2015
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Spring is filling up! Don't miss out on Bald Head in the spring!
average rating of 5.0 based on 41 reviews

Great home with easy access to the beach, BHI club, and the marina

  • 5 of 5

Aunt Annie's was the perfect house for our first vacation to BHI. The location is going to be hard to beat - it is so convenient to a public beach access, the BHI club, the marina, and a quick ride to the nature preserve walks, old baldy and the maritime market. We loved the decor of the house, the kitchen was well stocked, golf carts were great, and the single floor layout with enclosed front/back decks were perfect for young children (no stairs to worry about). We saw a gator just three streets down on the golf course, witnessed two loggerhead turtles making their journey to the ocean, and a few deer in the forest on our hike. We had the perfect relaxing vacation and can't wait to go back next year. We will definitely be staying at Aunt Annie's every time!

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean and comfortable home on a beautiful island.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at this home with our 3 adult children. We enjoyed the open living area and the close proximity to the beach access. Anne was wonderful and attentive to any questions we had about the house and the surrounding areas on the island as well. It was a restful and wonderful time for all of us!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay! Only a block from a great beach.

  • 5 of 5

It had everything we needed and was conveniently located near the middle of the island near the shops and only a block from the ocean. I was glad we brought our own food and drinks to the island but wish we would have brought our bikes.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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What an amazing place!

  • 5 of 5

I just moved to NC from Boston, and this was my first beach vacation and first trip to bald head! Aunt Anne's was amazing- a beautiful house perfectly situated near the beach- from the house deck you can watch an amazing sunset! I was there with my partner, daughter and son in law and their four kids- the place was roomy enough for all of us. It is well decorated, clean, and well equipped! I can't wait to go back again!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are thrilled that everyone had a wonderful time!!! We always have a full house and we always have plenty of room. And we too love the sunsets…a great way to end another amazing day on the island. Thank you for your kind words about our home…our goal is to offer a home away from home and so glad you and your family felt at home. We look forward to your return to the island!!! Thank you!
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Wonderful home on a beautiful beach

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 enjoyed our first stay on BHI at this lovely home. It was very convenient being right across the road from the beach. The sunsets over the water were gorgeous, and the stay was very comfortable.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing Aunt Annie's for your time on the island! We love to have our guests feel at home and enjoy the beauty of the island. We hope to see you back on the island and at Aunt Annie's! Thank you!
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Great Stay at Bald Head Island

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay at Aunt Annie's. The accommodations were perfect for our group of 8. We all had fun driving the golf carts around the island, hanging out on the decks, and grilling some great seafood on the grill!!! The location was perfect with great access to all of the short cuts around the island. We look forward to our next trip and we will definitely be staying at Aunt Annie's again!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thrilled to know that you and your family and friends had a great time. Taking the opportunity to enjoy it all is the key and it sounds like you did!! Hope to see you back on the island soon! And thank you for caring for our home as if it were your own!!
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Bald Head Island House Rental Rates

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Fall 2016
Sep 10 2016 - Jan 2 2017
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Property Protection Fee $60 + Tax
Pet Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.75%

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Bald Head Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Twin shower heads in shower. Double sinks. Lots of storage
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Twin shower heads in shower. Double sinks. Lots of storage
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower , Hot and cold running water.
  • King and Queen Bedroom share a bathroom. Second Bathroom in hall between Queen and twin bedrooms.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , French Doors to West Deck
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , French Doors to West Deck. Oversized mattress...very comfy.
  • King size bed (1) in Master Bedroom Queen size Bed (2) in second and third bedroom Two twin beds (2) in 4th bedroom Baby Cribs (1) A pack-n-play is available
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 8 beach chairs
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Netflix Account Two 4 Seat Golf Carts Property Manger Available for Emergencies Summer rentals are Saturday to Saturday only

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