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Two Minute Walk to the Beach--One if you Run at Ocean Breeze!

People6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue

Overview

About the property

1BR, 2 BA Oceanview Vacation Rental Duck, North Carolina USA

Whether you like to watch the sun rise over the ocean or gaze at the moon and stars, you can do it with sand under your feet, or from your private balcony, when you stay at Ocean Breeze at Colony by the Sea. You are just steps away from the Atlantic Ocean, relaxation and fun!

What does Ocean Breeze have to offer you? First, let’s start with location, location, location! Ocean Breeze has ocean views from your private balcony and is a short walk to the beach, literally two minutes--we timed it, but no rush—you are on beach time and the ocean will always be there to greet you! This one-bedroom, two bath, cozy condo is great for small families, and is located in the Colony by the Sea Condominium Community, in the heart of Duck, North Carolina.

In addition to the perfect location, Ocean Breeze is an updated condo with a beach chic look. Ocean Breeze boasts a master bedroom, with a king size bed and private bathroom. A bunkbed alcove with an ocean view is located in the hall and a queen-size sleeper sofa in the living room. Amenities include wireless internet access, multiple flatscreen TVs, DVD players with a drawer full of DVDs, and games and puzzles galore. Breathtaking views from two private balconies with comfortable deck furniture are yours to enjoy as well.

The pool opens in May and closes in October. There are numerous grilling stations located on the property, as well as picnic tables so you can cook out and have a pool party! There is also plenty of grassy space too for a game of football or frisbee while the stakes are on the grille. Guests of all ages enjoy the oceanfront pool, tennis courts, playground, outside showers, dune-top gazebos, and basketball court.

Convenience is also key at Ocean Breeze. We are fully stocked with pots, pans, cooking, and serving utensils so you can cook up a storm if that is your desire. You are also within walking distance of the village of Duck—with great shopping and great eating!! Tommy’s Market and Winks are close but more importantly, the ice cream and donut shops are close by too!

Ocean Breeze offers easy accessibility and is located on the first floor of the building, requiring guest to climb one flight of stairs to reach the front door (no elevator access). There is a coin operated laundry facility located on the ground level of each building.

Guest supply their own bed linens and towels. Referrals to a rental company who deliver and pick up, provided upon request.

More Details

Owner
L.R.
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2017

About L.R.

We live in Northern Virginia and I have to give credit to my husband for finding this wonder place we call our home away from home. He introduced me to the Outer Banks years ago and we’ve been coming down for wonderful vacations ever since…

We've had great get-away-weekends here in Duck as well as big family vacations with the kids, grandparents, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, friends...everyone. The Outer Banks and Duck have so much to offer couples and families--and we have definitely taken advantage of that!

I am originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and still bleed Black and Gold—Go Steelers, Go Pens, Go Pirates!! The man of the house is from Northern Virginia and is a huge Caps, Redskins and Nationals fan.

That's the basics about us. We hope you will come and enjoy all we find so wonderful with the Outer Banks!

L.R. purchased this condo in 2012

Why L.R. chose Outer Banks

Oh my, the first time we saw this beach condo we fell in love!

Our first thought...this is what coming to the beach is all about--ocean views, comfortable space, a great deck and the Village of Duck right up the street.

Our second thought...we get these great ocean views from the first floor...NO lugging our stuff up all those steps!! Hooray!!!

What makes this condo unique

The best benefit--you are steps away from the ocean! Whether you like to watch the sun rise or gaze at the moon and stars, you can do it with the sand under your feet because you are just steps away.

Second benefit...the views...whether you are walking out your front door, sitting on your deck or looking out the windows...you can see the Atlantic Ocean.

Third benefit...this beach condo was just refurbished in January 2013 to include a brand new kitchen, brand new flooring throughout the entire space, brand new living room furniture, brand new KING size bed, an two new updated bathrooms.

Fourth benefit...you are walking distance to the Village of Duck...or if you want to bring your bikes...there are bike lanes for you as well.

Fifth benefit...All this from the 1st floor!

Sixth benefit...All the other benefits of an Outer Banks Beach Condo that we don't have room to list!!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Duck in Dare County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View
  • resort ...
  • village ...
  • waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower)
  • No need to take up space in your suitcase with your hair dryer--each bathroom is equipped with one! Also...both bathrooms were completely renovated in February 2013.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom with adjoining master bathroom both renovated January 1, 2013--brand new KING size bed. Very comfortable! We also have a brand new Queen Size sleeper sofa in the living room in addition to the bunk bed alcove with a view of the Ocean. Linens are not included. You can bring your own sheets and towels, or upon booking we can provide you with a referral to a local linen company that delivers and picks up at no charge.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Decking
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(108 traveller reviews)

Two Minute Walk to the Beach--One if you Run at Ocean Breeze!
average rating of 4.851852 based on 108 reviews
5

Can't wait to go back!!!

  • 5 of 5

Ocean Breeze is the perfect place for our family to have a nice weekend away!! The kids loved the bunk beds and the quick walk to the beach!! We enjoyed eating at Duck Donuts, Pizzazz Pizza and Duck Deli. We also enjoyed the different little shops and boardwalk in Duck. Thank you for letting us stay and we can't wait to book our next getaway!

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great little condo!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a weekend away. The condo was adorable, well stocked, and very clean. Quick walk to the beach and easy drive into Duck. Great little find!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place. Always clean. Close to the beach.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent as always. See you next year.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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5

Ocean Breeze was great.

  • 5 of 5

Ocean breeze had everything we needed for a great vacation. It was nice and clean and had plenty of supplies in the kitchen. It is in a great location.....steps to the beach and close to great shopping. We would go back again!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
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5

Loved the decor and location! So convenient!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the decor and location! So convenient! The ocean is right there and walking distance to the boardwalk, shopping and restaurants. Hopefully, the outdated complex and grounds will catch up soon to the inside.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location

  • 4 of 5

This condo is ideally located. It is only a hundred yards to walk over the dunes and be on the beach and only about 1/3 mile or 10 minute walk to the north end of the Duck boardwalk. Duck offers several good places to eat, the boardwalk, sunrises over the Atlantic and sunsets over the sound. It is only about a 30 minute drive to the activities on the north end of the Outer Banks and about 20 minute drive to Kitty Hawk and Jockey Ridge State Park and about an hour from Haderas. The condo is well furnished and clean. Note that the contract specifies no linens, paper products or other supplies are provided. The owners were very helpful in offering restaurant suggestions. The condo is code entry. So getting in was very easy. The only negative and the reason for a 4 versus 5 star rating is that from the inside the condo, there really isn't an ocean view. By standing directly in front of the deck door, one can get a very narrow glimpse of the water on the other side of the dunes. There's nothing the owners can do about this. It probably would not have been an issue except that the week we spent there the highs were in the 30s and 40s (about 20 degrees below the previous week an below normal), with 30+ mph winds and raining. So, because we could not really walk along the beach or even sit on the deck, it would have been nice to have been able to see the ocean from the condo. Something to consider if booking in the winter.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
82 Miles
Norfolk International Airport is not too far.
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Opposite direction of the beach:)
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
The Currituck Club--beautiful and great ameneties!
Nearest Motorway
0.4 Miles
NC-12, also known as Duck Road is close.
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Town of Duck has lots and lots of options!!
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Walking Distance--2 minutes out your front door!
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Duck, North Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Almost Summer
29 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£295
for 2 nights
From
£147
£696
 
 
Summer! Finally!!
3 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,219
for 7 nights
£1,219
 
 
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
2 night minimum stay
£295
for 2 nights
From
£147
£850
 
 
Autumn
1 Oct 2017 - 1 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£218
for 2 nights
From
£109
£566
 
 
Winter at the Beach! Cool:)
2 Dec 2017 - 2 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£200
for 2 nights
From
£100
£566
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£218
for 2 nights
From
£109
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £115.95
Tax Rate 12.75%

No cleaning fees!
Referral to a linen company provided upon request. Bed linens, bath/beach towels are not included.
Check-in is 4pm, check-out is 10am.
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Contact owner for long term rentals.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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