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Outer Banks Ocean-Side Vacation Home

People14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Convertible bed(s), Sleeps 14

ONLY 120 feet from the Beach. Enjoy the breathtaking ocean views and the unique decor while vacationing. Unlike many of the newer 'mansion' beach houses, this house maintains the feeling of a true beach house while providing a comfortable vacation center for beach lovers.

This beach house is one of the original houses built in ocean sands - it is older, more rustic and a traditional ocean house. No home theaters, music studios or elevators.

Please pass us by if you want a high end hotel.

The first floor features 4 bedrooms (each with its own half bath and sharing a shower/bathtub with a neighboring room), and a full laundry room. There is also a Private Hot Tub and a Gas BBQ Grill, along with a hanging swing and deck chairs. The second floor offers the large great room, kitchen, and dining area, as well as gorgeous southeastern ocean views! There is also a fifth bedroom with full bathroom access. The kitchen has modern appliances and is of an open design. Sunbathers will enjoy the large wraparound decks on both floors. The third floor consists of a game room/sun room fully equipped and ready for some fun with a queen futon, TV, Wii, and a Foosball table.

Discounts given to military, law enforcement, fire personnel and teachers. You should be recognized for what you do for US.

Pets aren't just welcomed - they are ENCOURAGED!

More Details

Owner
Greg Higgins
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 October, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Ocean Sands in Corolla

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 09:00
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21 ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • Beach View
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Full 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Full 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , jack and jill bathroom
    Full 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Full 5 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , jack and jill bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 4 Single Bed
  • three bedrooms with queen sized beds, 1 bedroom with two twin beds, one bedroom with double bunk beds - twin sized
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Decking
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
pets are encouraged!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(67 traveller reviews)

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Outer Banks Ocean-Side Vacation Home
average rating of 4.7462687 based on 67 reviews
5

Love this house! We all hated to leave.

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for sharing this house with our family. We all loved the layout, great views and easy access to the beach. The kids loved the upstairs game room the most. And the hot tub. The beds were comfortable, the house had an overall comfortable feel like home. The owner was also very quick to respond to any issues or questions. We hope to stay here again and definitely recommend. Thanks so much!

The Taney's

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Its always a pleasure to have such a great group in the house. I appreciate your kind words. We would love to have you back again!
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5

Close to the ocean and plenty of space

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Heaven

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I, and now our young son, have been staying at this house for the last 5 years now and we love it even more. The location is great and the views off the deck are fantastic. The owner is constantly investing and improving it, unlike many houses that rental companies let get run down. Staying here is always a wonderful experience.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks as always for your visit and your continued great way you leave the house - its hard to tell you've even been there. I appreciate your noticing the upgrades - but just wait until next year - you will be surprised! Greg
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5

We had a great time!

  • 5 of 5

The house is very close to the beach. Plenty of room and plenty to do. The owner was very responsive. Would absolutely return.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house with a beautiful view and so close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our family with plenty of space and a large family room where we could hang out together. Beautiful views from the balcony and the most comfortable blue deck chairs made my morning coffee absolutely perfect. The house is super close to the beach and not far from restaurants and the grocery store. It was our first trip to the Outerbanks and it won't be our last! Thanks Greg for a great house!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your visit and your kind words. It's greatly appreciated. (And you left the house so clean - it was hard to tell someone had been there! ) please think of us again if you return to OBX.
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5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at the Dog House 3 years in a row, and had stayed in previous years as well. It is comfortable, located perfectly and has everything a family needs to feel at home. We all love (3 generations) this beach home and look forward to next year.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Ocean Sands, 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
 
fall II
30 Sep 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£465
for 2 nights
From
£134
£918
 
 
thanksgiving
18 Nov 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£134
£1,056
 
 
winter I
25 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£134
£910
 
 
christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 30 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£134
£1,056
 
 
new years
31 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£134
£1,056
 
 
winter II
6 Jan 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
2 night minimum stay
£465
for 2 nights
From
£134
£910
 
 
spring I
7 Apr 2018 - 18 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£134
£1,089
 
 
spring II
19 May 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£134
£1,863
 
 
summer I
26 May 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,295
for 7 nights
£2,295
 
 
summer II
9 Jun 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,686
for 7 nights
£2,686
 
 
summer III
11 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,798
for 7 nights
£1,798
 
 
summer IV
25 Aug 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,244
for 7 nights
£1,244
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning - refundable £151.64
Pet Fee £18.96
Property Damage Protection £44.73
Tax Rate 7.5%

Dates Available: Year Round. Discounts given to military, law enforcement, fire personnel and teachers.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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