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**WATERFRONT**25 STEPS TO BEACH *KAYAKS**2ND BEACH 7 MILES LONG

People16
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 3,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

SPACIOUS WITH SPECTACULAR VIEWS LARGE DECK, GRADUAL BEACH FOR TOTS AND GRANDMA

Spectacular views from the large great room & deck!!!**1st Beach -25 Steps Away* perfect for relaxing, fishing, kayaking or swim ( I have cut the price for fathers day, click on details for quote.

**2nd Beach - 5 minute walk/drive to beach that 7 miles long, great place to relax this summer ***owned & manage by a veteran, thanks for your support**Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, Yorktown, Jamestown, Busch Gardens 25 minutes**fishing charter trips twice a day within walking distance.

*****Acoustic Café 2 minute walk for fabulous seafood, burgers, cocktails****Ocean view pier close w/good eats.

*****2 lighthouse 15 minutes, loads of site seeing from this houses central location****

****summers are cooler here due to oceans balmy breeze.

****downtown very close and lots to see and do in this small city***

*!* the heart of it all yet feel like your on an island***

Many boats can be seen with sail boat races in season seen from deck or living room*

**Cooking oils, spices, Linens provided**lots to do in 15 minute drive into downtown Norfolk, USS Wisconsin, Hermitage, Botanical Gardens (one of the best), Casemate Museum with a DRIVE through moat, cival war museum on Fort Monroe (free), 25 minute to the Mariners Museum, Virginia Beach Aquarium. Lighthouse commission by Pres. Lincoln on Cape Henry 20 minutes away, visit another lighthouse on Fort Monroe 8 minutes. All 5 cities are near & each with something fantastic & different to offer. ***Sit and relax under a 200 year live oak on our beach. No sharks here!

***GOLF: two courses 18 hole Golf courses ten minutes away! Hampton tennis is near.

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**Stair lifter** On site to help eliminate most of the stairs (there are 4 stairs after the chair lift ), call owner for details! The weight limit on stair lifter is 205 pounds maximum.

~ bedroom with king, sofa sleeper and attached bath (4 quests)

~bedroom with king bed with bath (2 quests)

~bedroom with queen and mattress twin on floor w/ shared bath (3 guests)

~bunk room 2 sets of bunk w/extra mattress for floor (5 quest) **all with TV Except bunk room**

~Two large sectionals in living room plus a sofa (2-4 guests).

Owner has apartment on premises with private entrance. Owner has multiple homes, may be on site or may not be present.

Pets welcome with a fee, not part of quote.

No events!!

More Details

Owner
Lisa Freeman
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2017

About Lisa Freeman

We find the water here as good as it gets after traveling extensively through U.S. Tidewater area has many activities to keep our interest. Norfolk also has great museums and some interesting architecture downtown and loads of unique restaurants. Bay is huge and right around the corner is the oceanfront. Largest naval Base makes for some great site seeing too. There is always something going on outside to watch on the water here.

Lisa Freeman purchased this house in 2014

Why Lisa Freeman chose Norfolk

It's all about the water! Once you arrive on this strip of land that juts out into the waters of Tidewater area, you feel as if you've landed on an island, but with easy to access to get around. Norfolk also has great museums and some interesting architecture downtown and loads of unique restaurants. The bay is huge and right around the corner is the oceanfront. Largest naval Base makes for some great site seeing too. There is always something going on outside to watch on the water here.

What makes this house unique

The house is situated on waterfront, and centrally for exploring the area. The kitchen, everything in great condition and everything you could or would possible need. Your can make a very large meal for your family. We are available should you need anything. cooler, high chair, pack and play, beach umbrellas,, and beach chairs, beach toys are all free and included. Just let us know if you need anything at all!!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our family of 8 thoroughly enjoyed the 2 beaches and the house was lovely. We had everything we needed at our disposal, cooler, beach chairs, beach umbrellas and toys. We highly recommend.
May 2017
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Willoughby Spit in Norfolk

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 09:30
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 29
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Visitors and visiting pets are not allowed inside or outside of the property.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • city centre ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Master bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bathroom on top level
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , there are two bedroom that have attached bathrooms
  • 3 FULL BATHS, THERE IS ONE WITH A SHOWER THAT HAS A BUILT IN SEAT. SHOWER WITH GRIP HANDLE. I HAVE USED THIS TO BATH MY MOTHER WITH DEMENTIA AND WAS ABLE TO DO SO EASILY.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , with a master bath attached
    Bedroom three - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom four - 5 Single Bed , two sets of bunk & an additional mattress underneath bunk
    Bedroom two - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • 4 bedrooms, 2 of which have full attached baths. Also, sleeping on 2 large sectionals. There are spare twin mattresses in bunk room. Extra linen fees may apply for large families.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
THE BEACH IS RIGHT OUT YOUR DOOR (ABOUT 25 STEP) BEACH CHAIRS FOR THE BEACH IN FRONT OF THE HOUSE, OR TAKE TO VERY CLOSE LONG 7 MILE BEACH.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
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**WATERFRONT**25 STEPS TO BEACH *KAYAKS**2ND BEACH 7 MILES LONG
average rating of 4.53125 based on 46 reviews
4

Great place for a family get away!

  • 4 of 5

My family vacationed at this property for the first time. It was very clean, comfortable and spacious. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are happy that you liked our vacation rental!
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5

Comfy - Cozy Home on the Water!!

  • 5 of 5

I recommend this home. Beds are comfortable, deck is relaxing, beautiful view from the deck and from the living room with panoramic view of the Bay. ALL the comforts of home. Lisa and Charlie were wonderful and so hospitable. Thank you both for everything. Can't wait for our next visit. P.S. my husband had a wonderful time fishing, thanks for letting us park our boat and trailer there. God Bless♡

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Fishing and just enjoying the water and making family memories is so important. Nice meeting you and your family. We love when we can provide all that you need on your vacation and more. Thank you for choosing Chesapeake Escapes!
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4

Great place for our reunion! Thank you!

  • 4 of 5

I would definitely come here again. Not good for folks who have trouble with stairs. I just wish the weather had cooperated more. But overall, it was the perfect place for our get together. All the amenities of home, except a washcloth or bath soap. And a visit from the ants - which was handled right away with the help of the owners. Don't hesitate to book this property - you will be happy you chose it! Thank you, Charlie and Lisa.

  • Review Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed your 50th high school reunion! We do provide a chair lift for the stairs if needed. it takes you up, however the 13 stairs are usually not a problem for the majority. The elevated view is well worth the 13 stairs.
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4

Very nice accommodations.

  • 4 of 5

Had our own private beach that was well kept. Great if you have young kids. Just know that you are across from the naval base. Very cool to watch all the helicopters in training but it can be noisy at first after a day or so we didn't even notice. Clean and lots of room.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Los Banos, California
4

SIMPLY AMAZING!

  • 4 of 5

This house is all that is depicted and more! We were so pleased with its location, its functionality, as well as hospitable owner. Lisa went out of her way to make us feel at home. She was attentive and cooperative, and easy to deal with. The house is spacious, well equipped and beyond comfortable. We already can't wait to book for next year. Book this rental and you will NOT be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and we are always happy to accommodate.
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Kailua, Hawaii
5

Best stay ever!!!

  • 5 of 5

We could tell by the surrounding neighborhood seaside area that we were missing out by visiting in the month of March, but despite the chill in the air, we truly were kept comfy and cozy in this amazing home. Although we didn't have any children to take advantage of the bunk beds, any kid would be happy for such accommodations and the all master-sized bedrooms provided ample space and privacy in the event of "too much of a good thing" (anyone spending extended time with extended family members). Upstairs bedroom doesn't have a door to it so any noise upstairs could potentially be heard downstairs. But otherwise, LOTS to do in the area, LOTS to see and of course, breath-taking sunrises/sunsets over the water and ample parking spaces. House is set back from the road and the driveway is easily missed the first time around, but after that, you'll be fine. Norfolk International Airport brings you right there and Richmond International is a little over an hour away. Some noise from the military base across the water but nothing overbearing and certainly not anything to complain about. Great place for R&R and we'd gladly stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed the home and surrounding area.
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Location

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
NORFOLK (ORF)
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Thirsty Camel
Nearest Ferry
18 Miles
Jamestown ferry
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
ocean view and or hampton
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Amtrac
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
64
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Sunset Grill
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
OCEAN VIEWS
Car: recommended

Located on a small beach where you can get to Busch Garden and Water Country USA or Virginia Beach in 25-30 minutes. There is a nice botanical Garden 12 minutes from the house.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Willoughby Spit, Tidewater - Hampton Roads

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Nightly Rate
11 Oct 2017 - 9 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£673
for 4 nights
From
£136
From
£196
Fri,Sat
£3,127
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
15 Nov 2017 - 18 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£563
for 3 nights
From
£145
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
Nov Dec
25 Nov 2017 - 14 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£565
for 4 nights
From
£109
From
£162
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
CHRISTMAS
15 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,462
for 4 nights
From
£333
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
winter 2018
1 Jan 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£715
for 5 nights
From
£102
From
£179
Fri,Sat
£1,157
£2,656
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
late spring
3 Mar 2018 - 28 Mar 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,015
for 5 nights
From
£171
From
£205
Fri,Sat
£1,221
£2,678
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
easter 2018
29 Mar 2018 - 2 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,154
for 3 nights
From
£342
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
spring 18
3 Apr 2018 - 3 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£897
for 3 nights
From
£256
From
£325
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
late spring
4 May 2018 - 9 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£820
for 3 nights
From
£230
From
£296
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
may
10 May 2018 - 23 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,015
for 3 nights
From
£296
From
£333
Fri,Sat
£1,474
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial
24 May 2018 - 28 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,478
for 3 nights
From
£450
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
29 May 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,842
for 5 nights
From
£343
 
 
prime 2018
9 Jun 2018 - 18 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,320
for 7 nights
£3,320
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
18
19 Aug 2018 - 29 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£2,271
for 5 nights
From
£428
 
 
sept
30 Aug 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,542
for 3 nights
From
£471
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £9 per night, per additional guest
 
oct
4 Sep 2018 - 4 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,000
for 3 nights
From
£290
From
£321
Fri,Sat
 
 
col
5 Oct 2018 - 8 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,077
for 3 nights
From
£316
 
 
oct
19 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,256
for 4 nights
From
£282
 

Additional pricing information

RENTAL FEE(SHOWN AS TAX) £0
HOUSEKEEPING £113.23 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.5%

.A damage deposit is due by check. The check for $400 to $500.00 is held until just prior to arrival and refunded within 7 days.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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