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Oceanfront Spectacular!

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
2 - 7 nights

About the property

Ocean Front Spectacular!

Exceptional ocean views await you in Sailing, a fabulous two-bedroom home located in the award-winning oceanfront community of Flora's Bluff.

Sailing is a two-bedroom, reverse floor plan cottage centrally located to all of the island's amenities. Both bedrooms have access to ocean front porches. The living room, kitchen and dining areas are upstairs, providing exceptional views of the Atlantic Ocean.

Sailing is located on the ocean shores of Flora's Bluff, which has won national architecture awards for design and environmental planning. Flora's Bluff's architectural style was inspired by the legendary Kennedy Compound in Hyannis Port and in the spirit of classical New England coastal villages, and has been featured in Southern Living, Coastal Living and Golf Digest.

Sailing has tv’s in both bedrooms and in the living room. The cottage also has wifi and a stereo system. Sailing comes equipped with a 4 passenger golf cart, 2 bikes and beach gear.

Come enjoy the beauty of Bald Head with her 14 miles of sandy beaches and 12,000 acres of wildlife preserve.

Sailing, and the island, are dog friendly. So bring your 4 legged children!

Memberships to the BHI Club and/or Shoals Club are available for a separate purchase and may be reserved prior to your arrival.

A pet fee will apply

More Details

Brandy Parker
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2017


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

Oceanfront Spectacular!
average rating of 4.9375 based on 16 reviews

Great house with wonderful views of the ocean!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I, along with our dog, decided to spend a week on BHI in October. This was our first time we had vacationed there in the fall. Well, I can honestly say that it is now our favorite time be there. The weather was perfect! The layout of the house, Sailing, made it even better, with its oceanfront views and the most awesome sunsets we have ever seen! Loved the top deck with its views and the screened in porch directly off of the 2 bedrooms downstairs. It was wonderful leaving our door open to the porch and being able to hear the sound of the ocean during the night. It also worked out wonderfully every morning when we could just walk directly out of the screened porch and down to walk on the beach without waking others. Brandy made the booking of this great place a breeze and I look forward to working with her again. I would highly recommend Sailing to others who love having a front row seat to some awesome views of the ocean.

  • Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Stay in BHI!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed at this home to celebrate our 1st anniversary. We were married on BHI last year. This home had everything that we were looking for and you can't beat being oceanfront! The kitchen was stocked with everything we needed. The bikes and beach chairs were in good condition. We loved having our dog with us for the trip. The beach is a few steps down the boardwalk and there are great ocean views from the upstairs.

  • Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great View and Location!

  • 5 of 5

We spent two nights at this property for a quick get away. Bald Head is great for unwinding and forgetting about all the things you have to do back on the mainland. The home location is great for watching the sunset over the ocean in the fall, it was beautiful. Being able to walk right out to the beach is also very nice and there were beach chairs in the garage as well. I'd recommend the property to others with a small group, looking for a reasonably priced home with spectacular views.

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Elizabethtown, NC


  • 5 of 5

The most adorable beach cottage. Highly recommend this property to all- it will not disappoint!

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kernersville, NC

Wonderful home for a fall weekend

  • 4 of 5

Very nice cottage, oceanfront as advertised. The house is a little dated with a few wear items that need attention, but all in all very comfortable and relaxing. The beach is but a few steps away and we had it to ourselves for most of our visit. Those who did join us on the island for the weekend all seems to have dogs which our son enjoyed. Island amenities also very nice and we enjoyed a turtle nest excavation. Would recommend this house for your vacation. Reason for 4 stars instead of 5 stars is the two beds were full beds not queen beds as shown in the house description.

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful property with great service.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Sailing. Brandy was very helpful, both before our arrival and during our stay, as this was our first visit to BHI. She went out of her way to make sure we had everything we needed. Would highly recommend this house to others.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks again for staying with us and we are glad you had a great time! Hope to see you again soon!
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Wilmington International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Bald Head Island
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Bald Head Island Country Club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
South Beach


Rates & Availability

Flora's Bluff Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Winter 2017
Jan 1 2017 - Mar 9 2017
2 night minimum stay
Spring 2017
Mar 10 2017 - Jun 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
July 4th Week 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall 2017
Aug 26 2017 - Oct 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
Winter 2017
Oct 30 2017 - Dec 31 2017
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $125
Pet Fee $200 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.75%

Rates are subject to change without prior notice
Winter rate is thru end of Feb 2015
Credit card will be held on file for renter damage.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Flora's Bluff Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 baby crib
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

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