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Dolphin Daze Oceanfront Family Beach Home!

Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 11-16)

This family owned duplex provides spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean from three separate decks. Listen to the sound of the waves as you rest in your oceanfront room. Wake up to a gorgeous sunrise. Spend the day watching dolphins play in the surf.

This duplex is extremely spacious with an upscale feel. Three direct ocean front bedrooms. Incredible golfing just a few miles away. This home is our family getaway, and we take great pride in maintaining it to our high standards.

Please call or email Christiana with any questions.

Keywords: Beach House, condo, oceanfront, duplex

More Details

Christiana Halvorson
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

Why Christiana Halvorson chose Topsail Island

We love Topsail Beach. We purchased this house because Topsail provides a quiet and family oriented get away. The beaches are gorgeous, and not overly crowded. Also, incredible golfing just a few miles away!!


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in North Topsail Beach in Stump Sound

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 17
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , First floor bathroom off of hallway
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , En suite private bathroom off of Master Bedroom
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Full bathroom off of second floor hallway
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 17
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Main floor,
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Ocean front, master suite, 2nd floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , ocean front, second floor
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Bunk Bed , one pyramid bunk, one single bunk, second floor
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Bunk Bed , 2 Pyramid bunks, 3rd floor, oceanfront
  • King size beds (2) There are two bedrooms with king sized beds. One on the main floor (not oceanfront), and one on the second floor (oceanfront). , Queen size Beds (1) There is one bedroom with a queen sized bed second floor (oceanfront)., Double Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (5), Baby Cribs (1) There is a pack and play in the main floor bedroom closet. There is also a portable highchair., Bunk Beds (4) There are four bunk beds in the house. The second floor bunk room holds 2 bunk beds, one is a pyramid stylebunk (double on bottom, single on top) and one is a traditional bunk. There are two pyramid style bunks on the third floor bunk room (oceanfront).
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • Shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Cleaning and linen fees included in price estimate and will appear in your cost breakdown. We charge $100 per pet with a limit of 2 pets.


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(22 traveller reviews)

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Dolphin Daze Oceanfront Family Beach Home!
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews

Nice place, nice weather, nice vacations!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place to enjoy the beach and the summer: confortables rooms and beds, views of the sea from everywhere, in the house, clean spaces. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a great beach without all the commercial traffic, this is the place for you.

the home has plenty of space for your group, ours was a group of 13. The beach is just a few steps off the patio. There is plenty of parking space for several cars. The home is well equipped and if any problems do arise they are quickly remedied with a phone call.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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loved the location-right on the beach!!!!

  • 4 of 5

The house was great for our family of 17. The bedrooms were quite, even with young children awake and playing downstairs. The main living area is very roomy for dinning and playing table games, etc. The house is right on the beach!! Food Lion grocery store is 5 minutes away. Surf City is 10 minutes away!! We enjoyed our stay at this house!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful beach. Great Location.

  • 5 of 5

Stayed the last part of June with a large family of 14 adults and 4 kids. We loved it here. We used the kitchen every day in one way or another and felt right at home. Lots of kitchen gadets supplied. We did bring a few specialty items like a juicer for making drinks, but basic stuff was all there.

We all fit nicely and felt comfortable. We could hear the waves crashing all the time! Beds weren't the most comfortable, but not bad. There was some normal wear on the house from the salt and sand, but being right on the beach made up for it. We saw dolphins swimming and found shark teeth on the beach, which was so fun! We honestly stayed on the beach a lot. Surf City does have a few things to do, but not the biggest town. But we wanted something more private with this beach, and we definitely found that here. We did do the turtle hospital tour and loved it. We were also able to rent a boat and see some more of the landscape. We also had dolphins swimming right along side our boat! Bring your own beach toys and chairs or buy there at a surf shop. Boogie boarding was insanely fun as the waves were great and it was pretty shallow most times out where you could get great waves.

Honestly the only thing we would have maybe changed was just a tiny bit cleaner when we arrived, but not bad at all. The grill was really really gross and we couldn't find grill cleaning tools. So we did have to go take care of that before we could use it. That was the biggest problem I remember. Oh and the shower didn't work outside (but there is a hose to spray off). So it was really difficult to get all the sand washed off every time we all went inside. But I'm sure that is why it was kind of hard for the cleaning lady to get it spotlessly clean for each new family. There was a family staying in the other side when we were there, they were very nice, and we definitely couldn't hear them at all.

Overall it was an amazing time, and all my family had a blast. Just trying to list these things to prepare people who visit. We can't wait to come back here. We were all so sad to leave. Just the most beautiful beach, and wonderful house with helpful owners. So thankful for all the wonderful memories we made with our family!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jennifer! Thank you for your review -- we are so glad you and your family enjoyed your stay and hope that you will return. Thank you, also, for letting us know about the grill and the outdoor shower. We are dependent on our guests to help up keep Dolphin Daze at its full potential by informing us of anything that is damaged so that we can quickly rectify it. -The Halvorsons
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Wonderful, attentive owners

  • 5 of 5

The view is spectacular from every floor. Perfect for a large family gathering. We spent Thanksgiving here this week, and the kitchen was the perfect size for cooking a large meal. Between the bar and the dining room table, you can seat 15! We left the back door open during our Thanksgiving dinner, and had the crashing waves in the background. So memorable!

The living room has the most comfy couch ever, and the home decor is perfectly updated. At any time that we had a need, we reached out to the owners via the VRBO app messenger, and they responded quickly. They truly desired for our experience to be great. Looking forward to another chance to enjoy this rental.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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FANTASTIC Ocean Views and Super Comfy House

  • 5 of 5

This rental is literally right on the beach. The house is situated right above the dunes so you can see the ocean from every level and the sound of the ocean in the evening was fantastic. You could see the ocean at all times. It was fantastic. We enjoyed the sound of the ocean from the bedrooms as you fall asleep and we watched the sunrise over the ocean from bed. It was that fantastic.

The rental is very cozy and had everything that we needed - particularly in the kitchen. Each time we thought "I wonder if they have...." and sure enough we found it. We stayed in October and the weather was still warm during the day and a little chilly in the evenings. It was all around perfect for us. We were also approaching a full moon so you could see everything on the beach late at night for a few days. Absolutely stunning!

Our trip was delayed two days because Hurricane Matthew stopped by on the day of check in so we had to hang back until the area was passable. The owners made every effort to keep us informed regarding the conditions and we followed updates on social media from North Topsail who did an exceptional job of providing predictions, warnings, etc. Even though we had less time than we had hoped, the trip was still well worth it and we had a much needed relaxing time.

The back deck has nice chairs to sit and be immersed in the beach. The deck would benefit from a table to enjoy beach-front dinners on the deck but still nothing that takes away from the property in any way.

Thank you!! Hope to rent sometime again in the future!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in North Topsail Beach, Coastal North Carolina

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Fall 2017
20 Aug 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Fall 2017
17 Sep 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Winter 2017
17 Dec 2017 - 17 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Early Spring 2018
18 Feb 2018 - 12 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Summer 2018
13 May 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £77.68
Damage Deposit £388.4

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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