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OCEANSIDE- 3 BEDROOMS, FRESH INTERIORS, WIFI, DIRECT BEACH ACCESS, BEACH CART

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,152 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 6

The Happy Parrot (formerly known as Coquina Cottage) is a precious little Gem by the Sea; quiet and full of charm. Its location & comforts will work its magic on you every time.

This quaint oceanside home is located in the southern part of Nags Head. Perfect for a family vacation, get-a-way fishing trip or retreat on the beach. The Happy Parrot is a three bedroom two bath home loaded with charm and personality.

Potent boosts of color and nautical charm will instantly "pull you in" to the inviting spaces and expansive comfort of "The Happy Parrot".

Grab your coffee and recent subscription to that favorite magazine for a peaceful retreat to the sun room. Just a short walk from this cozy bungalow to the wave-drenched, golden sandy beach and graceful sway of sea oats in South Nags Head. Relax and imagine Jimmy Buffett on the stereo system, sizzling burgers on the charcoal grill and family stories shared at your picnic table!

South Nags Head is one of the most desired vacation areas on the Outer Banks. It is popular for its natural beauty, exceptional fishing, lack of commercialism, convenience to dining, shopping and the many historical spots. Gorgeous uncrowded beaches and 6+ miles of bike/walking-jogging trail. South Nags Head is the choice of many repeat Outer Banks travelers.

Other nearby attractions include the town of Manteo: Roanoke Island Festival Park, North Carolina Aquarium, Elizabethan Gardens, The Lost Colony Waterside Theater, Manteo Waterfront Shopping District, Cape Hatteras National Seashore and Lighthouse, Oregon Inlet Fishing Center, Nags Head and the Outer Banks Fishing Pier, Jockey's Ridge State Park, Wright Brothers Memorial and Museum, Corolla Lighthouse and Wild Horses.

Property Bedding: 2 Queens, 2 Twins.

Top Level: Kitchen, Dining Area, Living Area w/TV, Sunroom, Sun Deck, East bedroom with queen, Northeast bedroom with 2 twins, Full hall bath, Northwest master with shower only and queen.

Ground Level: Car port, Laundry/Storage room with washer and dryer, Enclosed outside shower, Picnic table, Fish cleaning table with sink, Park grill.

More Details

Property Manager
Owner / Property Manager
Speaks English
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 12 hours
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in South Nags Head in Nags Head

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(10 traveller reviews)

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OCEANSIDE- 3 BEDROOMS, FRESH INTERIORS, WIFI, DIRECT BEACH ACCESS, BEACH CART
average rating of 4.6 based on 10 reviews
4

Family Beach Week

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was more than helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was more than happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

great little cottage. We normally rent a much larger home due to additional family members joining, but we only had the 5 of us and it worked great. At first we thought it would be too small, but we immediately adapted and found that with the sunroom, and deck, we could spread out easily.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Laurel, MD
4

Coquina Cottage.

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was adequately helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We had a great week house was as advertised, very clean only issues were A/C struggled to keep up on the very hot days and kitchen had an ant problem also no WIFI. Rental Co was responsive but has no drop box for people that like to depart early to beat the traffic. Would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Chip, Thank you so much for the outstanding review of the COQUINA COTTAGE! We are delighted your family had such a wonderful stay and look forward to seeing you again.
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Gettysburg, PA
5

great rental home

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was more than happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

This rental was perfect for our family of 5. It was super clean and had everything we wanted in a vacation rental. The kitchen was fully stocked, the furnishing were nice and comfy, and we were close to the beach. I would stay here again in a heartbeat !

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear DeAnn, Thank you for the outstanding review of COQUINA COTTAGE! Isn't this Outer Banks Vacation Home the cutest of all? Our staff just loves it and team members always volunteer to inspect the home even when not asked! We look forward to seeing you again! Hey, how about this fall?
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4

Nags Head

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was more than helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was more than happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Really enjoyed the bright beach decor. Comfortable house. Everything worked well.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals
Owner's Response: Dear Wendy, Thank you for the stunning review of THE COQUINA COTTAGE! All of us at Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals are delighted you had such a wonderful vacation. Please come back and visit with us again in 2016.
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Clinton, OH
5

SN8646

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We LOVED the house...very well furnished and up to date.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals
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5

Summer 2014

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Love this cottage, its the second time we have rented it, and will do so again. Very clean and nicely decorated, as well as nicely furnished. Cant wait to go back again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals
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