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Gorgeous Oceanfront,Awesome Sunsets, A WORLD AWAY

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

A World Away is just that. Simply drive to Southport, North Carolina, hop on the ferry and your off to A World Away. A unique island with no cars, just golf carts! This Oceanfront 2 bedroom 2 1/2 bath home is professionally decorated in a Tommy Bahama style. The house has been newly painted and new hardwoods in the bedrooms. The floor plan is quite spacious aproximately 2,400 sq.feet and the views from every window in the house are breathtaking.

Upstairs you will find a large greatroom with tv and dvd player, fireplace,dining room, fully equipped kitchen with microwave, dishwasher, and icemaker. There is also a porch off the greatroom with unbelieveable views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Cape Fear River. Downstairs you will find two large bedrooms, one with a queen bed and the other with two queen beds. There is also a jacuzzi tub and a shower in the master bath. The bedroomes come with tv and dvd/vcr players.

Both bedrooms share a large porch that overlooks the ocean. A washer and dryer are also conveniently located downstairs by the bedrooms. The house sits on a large private lot and has beautiful landscaping. The sunsets are awesome!!!!

One six passenger golf cart and one 4 passenger cart come with the house along with four adult bicycles. Our home has a membership to both the islands two private clubs which makes it possible for our guests to enjoy for a guest fee. The Bald Head Island Club offers tennis,swimming, dining and a fully equipped exercise room. Golf is available through a private package which we will be glad to provide you the information.

The other club is the newly opened Shoals Club that sits right on the Atlantic Ocean with a huge pool, a children's pool and another fully equipped exercise room. Dining is also available there. (Their is a fee for the use of these clubs.)

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More Details

Owner
Susan Davis
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

Amenities

West Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • 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
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (3), Baby Cribs (1) porta crib
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
3 Cable TV's, VCR/DVD, Grill (BBQ), Non-Smoking home, No pets! We also have a high chair and porta crib for infants.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(52 traveler reviews)

Gorgeous Oceanfront,Awesome Sunsets, A WORLD AWAY
average rating of 4.7115383 based on 52 reviews
Asheville, NC
5

Fantastic birthday!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent my birthday at A World Away and enjoyed every moment. The house was so inviting and comfortable. The location is fantastic.....the best on the island as far as we were concerned. Throughly enjoyed exploring the island in one of the two golf carts that were provided. Ate at MoJo's several times.....the food was delicious! In the evening we would sit on the deck and marvel at the gorgeous sunsets......and we loved watching the big ships that were coming and going from Wilmington. They were SO close you felt like you could just reach out and touch them. We enjoyed our time there so much that we extended our stay 4 days!

The owner, Sue, was delightful to deal with as was Brandy the manager. We are so looking forward to our next visit, in fact, I would go back yesterday!

Thank you Sue for sharing your wonderful home with us and we can't wait to return!

I would definitely recommend this property to anyone wanting a very private, yet easy to get to, place to "chill" out. My husband and I absolutely loved it! We'll be back !

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello! Thank you for posting your review! We are so glad you enjoyed our home and look forward to you returning.
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5

Wonderful Spring Break!

  • 5 of 5

This home is a real gem! Pictures don't do it justice. The location just can't be beat. You are close to the restaurants as well as the BHI Club and the sunsets are unbelievable! The home is comfortably furnished in a Tommy Bahama style, the kitchen is one of the best stocked kitchens that we have had in all the homes we have rented on BHI. You can clearly see that the owners take great pride in their home! Thank you so very much for sharing it with us! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very nice house and great location

  • 5 of 5

Took my family for spring break and looked at a couple of colleges. Bald Head is laid back and awesome. House and carts were great.

Thanks

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic View

  • 5 of 5

This house was stellar, very nice furnishings and amazing views. Would definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charlotte
5

Loved the property and the view. Bald Head Island is unique and special

  • 5 of 5

Everything was there for us and the pleasure of sitting on the upper deck with a beautiful view of the ocean was fabulous. We loved driving around the island on our golf cart.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best sunset view on the island

  • 5 of 5

Great house. Best sunset views on the island. Would recommend

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review! We hope you come stay with us again.
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Map

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
0.3 Miles

Just 1 mi. from the ferry and .3 mile to the Bald Head Island Club.

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Rates & Availability

West Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
fall,winter,spring
Sep 5 2017 - May 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$300
$2,100
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$2,995
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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