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Luxury 6BR Indr/Outdr Pool, Elevator, Theater Rm, Views Corolla Light Resort

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Half Baths1
Space 4,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sound & Ocean Views, Pool, Large Well Equipped 6 Bedrooms, 6.5 Baths

Oceanside Luxury 6 bedroom, 6 1/2 bath in Corolla Light Resort! Elevated lot with Ocean and Currituck Sound Views. An Elevator that stops at all floors makes moving in, out & around easier. Private heated Indoor/Outdoor Pool, with Hot Tub & attached Kiddie Pool, two Waterfalls & Swim up Bar. Atrium sun room located over half of the pool area allows you to swim inside and outside. Optional pool heat available April thru Oct. $450 extra fee in April, May, June, Sept, Oct, $250 in July & August.

Pool closed Nov - Mar due to unpredictable temperature fluctuation.

Lower Level also has the Theater room with 79" screen, Surround Sound, Cable TV, DVD and Stereo and custom built sectional with recliner, and lounge chair, Pool & Air Hockey tables, Kitchen, Bar and Game Room Sitting/ Media area and Exterior Guest Storage room. Large Washer/Dryer. A Full Bath with pool deck access & an Infrared Sauna completes this level.

Mid Level: 5 themed Bedrooms with Custom Doors

-The Red Parrot Room with King and Twin Bed, Private Deck and Custom Bath with Large Tiled Shower.

-Purple Butterfly Room - King Bed and Custom Bath with Large Tiled Shower, walk in Closet and Private Deck.

-Blue Wave Room - two Double Beds and Custom Bath with Large Tiled Shower, Deck with Pool & Sound Views.

-Monkey Room has King Bed, Deck with Pool & Sound Views and shares a large semi private Bath with the Ranger Room

-Ranger Room built in Bunks Bed Sets and shared Custom Double Vanity Bath with Tub/Shower. All rooms come with TVs, comfortable beds, pillows, blankets & bedspreads.

Upper Level is spectacular with custom wood floors and trim.

The Master Bedroom with Fireplace, Waterfall Whirpool, Multi-head Shower, Double Vanity and old fashioned Water Closet and Private Screended Porch awaits you. The Ships Watch that overlooks the Great Room is a favorite area for relaxation.

The Great Room has Large windows with expansive views of the Currituck Sound & lovely sunsets. The Living Room with gas Fireplace (in season), Dining Room with 12' table that seats 14, Kitchen with Double Appliances, Island & Bar and a Powder Room. The Elevator goes there too! Decks for outdoor dining and views adjoin this area. A roof top deck accessed by the Spiral Staircase with benches give you an almost 360 degree views including Corolla Lighthouse.

For golfers, a Kilmarlick Golf Club Membership with discounts is available for our guests. Mention Corolla Light Resort at the Pointe and Carolina Club courses for available discounts there. You may schedule tee times and shuttle pick up by calling 855.35K-CLUB or going on their website. You may receive a discount at The Currituck Club as well by mentioning a Corolla Light Resort home rental.

Additional See World amenities include an enclosed outside shower and foot wash, guest storage closet with beach accessories including beach chairs and toys for your convenience, ample parking, teak decks, deck & pool furniture, two outdoor picnic tables, Gas Grill, Port-a-crib & High Chair and Keyless Entry.

HOUSE IS STRICTLY NON-SMOKING INCLUDING INDOOR POOL AREA!

In consideration of other guests with allergies we regret that No Pets are allowed (strictly enforced) except for the service dogs of special needs guests. There is a $200. fee for the additional cleaning & treatment required afterward.

Oceanfront parking passes & 12 passes/armbands to Corolla Light's Community Soundside and Oceanfront Pools, summer Trolley Service, Indoor Pool and Sports Center, tennis & basketball courts bike & walking trails & more is included.

Maximum of 14 guests includes young children or maximum occupancy of 12 adults. Corolla Light Resort is particular about this. If lost, replacement passes may be purchased directly from Corolla Light. A small extra charge for passes for off season (mid Sept-mid May) or for discounted stays may apply.

Trolley Service is available in season Memorial - Labor Day to take you to the beach and resort amenities.

Linen Service is included with full rate summer rentals. We'll refund $175.00 if you bring your own sheets & towels.

Linens aren't included in spring, fall, winter or partial week stays . You may bring your own or linens can be provided for an extra charge.

BEDS: 4 Kings in Parrot, Butterfly, Monkey and Upper Level bedrooms, 2 Doubles in Wave Room, 2 Bunksets in Ranger Room, 1 Twin (in Parrot Bedroom w/ a King), Sleeper sofa in Theater Room (double size). All King beds are memory foam mattresses. Costa Rican hard wood & quality furnishings and coastal decor throughout home.

Rental Policy Basics:

Check in is 4pm Sunday and Check out is 10am Sunday.

One-third of single unrelated adult renters groups must be at least 25; No Youth Groups/Spring Break & Grad Partiers.

To reserve: A Signed Contract & Deposit of 50% down to reserve (non-refundable if cancelled until a replacement contract is made less $275.00 cancellation fee.) Reservations may be made a year in advance with a $1000.00 deposit

A separate security deposit of $500 (refunded immediately after checking out if the house is OK) is required with final payment.

State & local sales taxes are 12.75%(Sorry, wish it was less)

Housekeeping is included with every reservation.

Partial stays policy... 3 nights is 70% of weekly rate, 4 nights is 80%, 5 nights is 90%, 6 nights is full rate. See Quotes.

Our minimum is $1400.00 for any stay .

SUNDAY Check-in During peak season SO YOU CAN AVOID SOME TRAFFIC!! Other days by arrangement if available.

Keywords: First class beach home in Corolla Light Resort , an award winning community, with 6 br, 6.5 baths, an indoor/outdoor pool that can be heated with kiddie pool and built in hot tub, theater room, elevator, pool table, gourmet kitchen, custom bathrooms and finishes. Guest storage room with beach chairs & accessories.

Ocean & sound views from many decks including our roof top deck with 360 views

More Details

Owner
Lynn Hoffmann
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

About Lynn Hoffmann

We've enjoyed vacationing on the Outer Banks for many years and also have other homes in Corolla #467724 in Whalehead Beach, #740201in Villages at Ocean Hill and a home in Duck, NC VRBO #309544, in the Four Seasons neighborhood. Corolla Light and Four Seasons communities both offer perfect settings and great community features for year round enjoyment and relaxation. Our home #467724 in Corolla's Whalehead Beach community is oceanfront.

We want you to have a great time & relaxing vacation - or a very active one if you prefer - and have outfitted the house so that will happen in style and comfort. If you want information or suggestions about the area feel free to call in addition to emailing questions.

We welcome your comments and suggestions and look forward to hearing from our guests and getting to know you.

Thank you for visiting See World - Lynn & Rich.

Lynn Hoffmann purchased this house in 2010

Why Lynn Hoffmann chose Whalehead Beach

This is the home of our dreams! We've vacationed at the Outer Banks for 20 years, often in Duck - and love it - but discovered Corolla Light has the best community features and management around. More info and a video at website address corollalightresort.co It operates the largest indoor Sports and Recreation Center on the Outer Banks year round. The town of Corolla and Currituck County cooperate to actively manage and develop great features for residents and guests alike while carefully protecting and promoting this unique special area.

What makes this house unique

There are top of the line finishes and details throughout See World and features many other homes don't have. The most unique built in pool in the area awaits you at See World. The bedrooms have custom finished bathrooms and deck access and the roof top deck has a sweeping view that allows you to 'See World'. The great room kitchen, dining and living room areas are spacious and made for entertaining.

The dining room table is large enough to do a puzzle there and still have room to set the table and enjoy dinner there.

We love coffee in the morning and Happy Hour on the soundside decks for the view

The Ships Watch is the nicest reading and game area with a bright sunrise view.

See World's game room is fun to hang around on rainy days, too.

Guestbook comments from the owner

" I was fortunate to stay one week with my friends at your rental, "See World" in Corolla last year. We are looking to vacation again this October in Emerald Isle, NC. Do you have a home near there or any VRBO recommendations for that area? We enjoyed "See World" so much it's difficult to find another home that even comes close. If you have any suggestions that would be great! Thanks in advance!"

(Sorry, we didn't have a home there for Stacey but we loved this unusual request so much we had to share it!)
Oct 2010
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Amenities

Whalehead Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
  • 6.5 bathrooms with custom fixtures, ceramic tile 7 marble with oversized shower stalls. A large whirlpool bathtub with a unique waterfall is in the Upper Level Master Bedroom A tub / shower combo is in the shared bath between the Ranger and the Monkey Bedrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (4) In Upper level Master Bedroom and in three Mid level bedrooms: The Parrot, Butterfly Master Bedrooms and Monkey room that shares a bath with the Bunk room, Double Beds (2) Two doubles in the Mid Level Wave room with Private bath, Twin or Single Beds (1) One in the Parrot room that also has a King beds, 1 Pan-N-Play, Baby Cribs (1) Pack-n-Play foldable 'play pen' style, ) full sized sleeper sofa in Bunk Beds built in sets with drawer bases in each one that shares a double vanity bathroom with the Monkey King Bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Air Hockey
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
2 Fireplaces for cool season enjoyment, Indoor/outdoor heated private Pool w/ water curtain feature, swim-up bar and hHt tub, outside shower, Beach Chairs and bicycles (as is) for your use, Granite countertops and custom tile bath finishes, infra red sauna and a unique roof top deck with sweeping views accessed by a spiral staircase. Very close to Corolla Light's Brindley Indoor Sports Rec Center. Convenient to Old Corolla Historic Village and restaurants, grocery store, retail shopping and biking/walking trails.

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Luxury 6BR Indr/Outdr Pool, Elevator, Theater Rm, Views Corolla Light Resort
average rating of 4.984375 based on 73 reviews
Mooresville, NC
5

We couldn't have asked for more!

  • 5 of 5

Simply amazing! They thought of everything. Even though there is so much to do in the area, we didn't want to leave the house. We loved the pool and the sauna. Every room was nice and so comfortable. The master bedroom was amazing. The kitchen is supplied with anything you need to cook. And if you don't feel like cooking, there are plenty of restaurants in walking distance. Everyone in our family agreed this was the best house we've stayed out of all our family vacations. We will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review. ...really happy to know our home worked so well for you. We'll be happy to have you back at See World!
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5

Great House

  • 5 of 5

This house is very nice an well maintained . The sunsets are beautiful. Only complaint would be when we go the pool water is so cold you really cant enjoy the pool an our group feels The amount required to heat the pool is too high. Therefore last couple years we hardly used the pool. Other then that the owners are very nice to work with. We enjoyed our visit.

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your teview, Marie , And for returning to See World. The pool is a big feature of the house and we'd like you all to enjoy it. It'sa largerthan average pol. We have to price out the pool heat at a rate that can average out the cooler months of March- May and Oct-Nov but we'd like everyone to enjoy the pool. We have some flexibility with pool heat fees from late May - Sept. i'm sorry you didnt mention this to us prior to your vacation so we could discuss an alternative. We'll definately work with you on this at.a future time. Thanks for letting us know. L
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Raleigh,, NC
5

Remarkable home!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of ten had a wonderful stay at this remarkable home. We had pleanty of room to be together, but also so many places for anyone to get away from it all if they chose to.

The children love the pool and spent hours swimming from the outside to the inside!

We took advantage of the wonderful kitchen and filled all three refrigerators, cooking some delicious meals during our stay.

Hope we can arrange for all to use this again in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It's amazing how easy it is to fill up a refrigerator, no matter how many you have!! We're happy you used and enjoyed all that See World has to offer. Lucky you, with an alternative school schedule you can travel in the very affordable off season and the weather was still beautiful! Thanks for choosing See World for your family's trip
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perfect

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was perfect (which I can't always say about other houses). This house had every accommodation we could have asked for. The beds were comfy, the kitchen fully stocked, and there was plenty of room for our party of 10 (6 adults and 4 kids). We had one issue when the cable went out after a storm and the property owners were quick to respond and had the problem solved the next day. The owner, Lynn, was also very pleasurable to talk to and puts forth great effort to please her guests and to care for her property. Golf cart rentals made our trip to the ocean front or Corolla Light amenities very easy. I would highly recommend this house for a perfect beach getaway!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home and views

  • 5 of 5

Lynn met us with open arms and a smile... The family enjoyed the area and especially the pool.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for tryingbout the zouter Banks & Corolla! It was our pleasure to welcome you.
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Powell, OH
5

Perfect Family Vacation - Something for Everyone

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home was perfect for our extended family vacation "experiment", which included my parents, my wife's parents, my sister's family, and my brother-in-law's family. All of us had a wonderful time. The house amenities had something for everyone. We spent a lot of quality time together in the lower level (pool, game room, and theater room), as well as cooking dinners in the gourmet kitchen. The living/dining area had plenty of room for everyone and we also enjoyed the multiple balconies all around the house. The elevator also came in very handy for my in-laws. The owner, Lynn, was great to work with throughout the rental process and was always accessible if we ever needed anything during our stay. I would definitely stay here again and would recommend it to other families.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: See world makes a great mixing bowl for a family salad. Sure glad you had a successful experiment. Thanks for letting us know. We'd be happy to have you come back for a second course, Mike. Corolla Light Resort is a great community too Cheers!
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Norfolk, VA
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Sun Dogs,North Banks Seafood,Uncle Ikes, Agave Roj
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Several
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Whalehead and Corolla Light Community Beaches
Nearest Point of Interest
Wild Horse Tours
Nearest Point of Interest
Inn at Corolla Light

. The historic Corolla Village, Currituck Lighthouse, Wild Horse Museum, Outer Banks Wildlife Education Center, activities for children the Whalehead Club grounds and historic home and the Coastal Museum are north a half mile north. Included with your reservation are required wristbands for 12 for entrance into all Corolla Light Resort buildings and amenities. The community has several times been rated the 'Best Resort Community in N.C.' . This includes oceanfront parking passes and the summer seasonal trolley shuttle service transport throughout the Corolla Light Resort community and to the beach.

The ocean front pools & beach access complex have dressing rooms, an oceanfront restaurant and bar and snack bar. There's also soundfront pools, tennis courts, basketball courts, play ground, shuffle board, extensive planned activities and walking / biking trails in the community and throughout Corolla. Brindley Sports Center, a two minute walk, has fitness facilities including indoor tennis, raquetball, walleyball, weight, cardio and excercise rooms and an olympic indoor pool with swim lanes and whirlpool. Corolla Light has an activity schedule and other planned events for adults & kids. Brindley Sports Center is open year round with locker rooms and has lessons for golf & tennis available for a fee. Some area golf courses give discounts to Corolla Light guests. Off road 4WD only beach driving & fishing nearby

Access to amenites with wrist bands that are provided for maximum of 12. Corolla Light Resort does not provide extra bands because home occupancy is supposed to be capped @ 12 plus babies. Additional bands may be provided at the Brindley Sports Center only if lost or if not provided with your rental.

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Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 12.75%

Linens included in summer with full rate. $200.00 discount for bringing your own linens with summer rentals.
Linens service for bed sheets & bath towels isn't included with partial week rentals or spring, fall & winter but is
available for $175.00. additional fee. Pool heat is available for $450.00 weekly fee. Separate check for security deposit is sent with final balance due payment and refunded after housekeeper's checkout inspection.

There is a $ 275.00 cancellation fee. Full Refunds are given when a replacement reservation has been secured . Discounts that may affect your refund amount are often made in order to arrange repalcement reservations within 90 days of arrival date. There is no refund if a replacement reservation isn't secured.

$250. deposit when reserving in a calendar year before your vacation date.
Or 50% down and 50% final balance due 30 days before Check In date when reserving in the same calendar year.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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