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Oceanside Serenity At The Outer Banks...Serenity Now!

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8 Very, Very Comfortably)

Welcome to 'Serenity Now', located in Corolla's newest, gated oceanside community. Conveniently located within a short walk to the beach, and with the community swimming pool just steps from the back gate of this home's private courtyard, this comfortably decorated villa will be a hit with the entire family!

At the ground level, you will enter the home through the rec room that offers a HD flat screen television (w/HD DirecTV), a Blu-ray disc/DVD player and a foosball table for the high-energy game enthusiasts. You will also find a bedroom with a full-sized bed and a full bath located here. Step outside into the grassy, private courtyard and enjoy the patio furnishings for outdoor relaxing, cooking, dining, and immediate access to the community pool as well as other community amenities. And don't forget to take the opportunity to relax and unwind in your own private hot tub.

The mid level offers 2 queen guest bedrooms that share a full bathroom and a lovely queen master bedroom with a private full-bath and second story deck access. Each of the guest rooms on this floor has its own HD flat screen television w/HD DirecTV. You will also find the laundry room with washer and dryer located on this level.

Proceed up the stairs to the top level and you'll find the gourmet kitchen featuring stainless steel appliances, granite-topped counters, and cooking/eating utensils/accessories, along with just about every appliance for the discriminating chef. The dining area offers seating for 9 people (6 at the table and 3 at the bar). Step into the great room and enjoy the HD flat screen television (w/HD DirecTV), a Blu-ray disc/DVD player, I-Pod-ready stereo, fireplace and third-floor deck access. A half bath is also conveniently located on this level adjacent to the kitchen area.

While staying at Serenity Now, guests will find the Corolla area, as well as the rest of the Outer Banks, full of activities and attractions that can be enjoyed by all. The owners of this home and its team are committed to making your stay at this home as enjoyable and memorable as possible...this is where family vacation traditions can start and continue.

Amenities/Extras: Private hot tub, community pool access, community shuffleboard deck and sand volleyball pit, community 'shoot-around' basketball court, 5 HD flat screen TVs (w/HD DirecTV), 2 Blu-ray disc/DVD players, stereo, washer/dryer, premiere linen & towel service provided, electric fireplace, wireless internet, phone service, collection of books, foosball table, bikes (2 'beach cruisers'), pak-n-play, high chair, charcoal grill, basketball and volleyball, folding beach chairs, a beach umbrella, a 'folding' wagon for transporting beach accessories, and games. No Pets. No Smoking. Beach Access: approx. 580 yards. Address: 992 Cane Garden Bay Circle. Parking for three cars is provided on-site with overflow parking off-site available.

***Please Note: Property Rented From Sunday To Sunday***

Previous 5-Star Reviews as VRBO #408117:

This is an amazing house!

My family of five has stayed at this property for a week the past two summers. It was absolutely new the first summer and so clean and beautiful, we felt like we were at home. It's uniqueness is in being right next door to the community pool..only a gate away. My children are older, but it was still nice just being able to see them from the balcony. So its like having a pool in your own backyard, but better because teenagers can meet others here! The walk to the beach is easy and we bring a canopy and there's lots of room to set up on the beach without people being on top of each other. This is a unique community in that two families could share the house but the price is reasonable enough that our family could afford it by ourselves. The utensils, pots and pans,etc...are all new and it is a pleasure to cook here. They even have a crock pot! Amazing places to eat out also close without the traffic of the other towns. So I recommend the Comedy Show at the country club, The jeep tour of the wild horses, the Wright brothers museum, riding the bikes provided, karaoke at local hang-outs and just walking the beach. You will not find a cleaner, more beautiful house than this, and I hope to be returning this summer!

o Stayed: June 2013

o Submitted: March 12, 2014

o Source: VRBO

great house

The house was wonderful. We've stayed in the outer banks several times, but this is our first time to stay in Corolla. Plenty to do, and the house was very well equipped.

o Stayed: August 2013

o Submitted: August 22, 2013

o Source: VRBO

** Please Note: We Rent Sunday to Sunday **

Keywords: villa, oceanside, new construction, comfortably decorated, private hot tub, private courtyard, steps to community pool & amenities, walk to beach,

More Details

Owner
Janet & Roger Jones
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
7 September, 2017

About Janet & Roger Jones

Corolla is our family's happy place. Our children, now in their 20's, continue to be drawn to its family atmosphere, passing football on the beach, biking to Heritage Park and walking up the Currituck Lighthouse and, of course, seeing the wild Spanish Mustangs strolling along the water's edge on the 4x4 access beach at the end of North 12.

Janet & Roger Jones purchased this house in 2014

Why Janet & Roger Jones chose Corolla

After vacationing in Corolla for over 20 years, we chose to purchase 'Serenity Now' because of its location along the Outer Banks and everything the area has to offer...wildlife, beaches, the ocean, historical sites, activities, great dining...and, the people we have met who live here year 'round.

What makes this house unique

And, of course, we love everything about our home at Corolla Bay...the pool and amenities of the community, the design of the house, the private courtyard and, again, it's location to everything we love about going to a beach area. We wish all our guests a wonderful stay and hope they enjoy our home as much as we do.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Whalehead Beach in Corolla

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • 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 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet
  • 3.5 baths (.5 bath on 3rd level, 2 full baths on 2nd level, and full bath on lower level)
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
5 HD flat screen TVs (w/HD DirecTV), 2 Blu-ray disc/DVD players, high-end stereo system, electric fireplace, collection of books, bikes (2 'beach cruisers'), pak-n-play, high chair, charcoal grill, basketball and volleyball, folding beach chairs, a 'folding' wagon for transporting beach accessories, large beach umbrella, outdoor dining set in courtyard along with chaise lounges and chairs, basketball and volleyball and games. (NOTE: The swimming pool is available from beginning of May through the end of September.)

Reviews

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Oceanside Serenity At The Outer Banks...Serenity Now!
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 18 reviews
5

Serenity Now was perfect

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at Serenity Now...the owners were very approachable and responsive. The house has just about everything you need....the only additional things we wanted were surfboards and a bike for a small child. The community pool and sand volleyball court were perfect for late afternoon/after dinner entertainment for the whole family. Thanks for opening up your house!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Review of Serenity Now in Corolla

  • 5 of 5

I would highly recommend this place for many reasons.The location was wonderful. We had four young teens whowent everywhere on the owner supplied bikes. They had the freedom and we were assured of the safety of the neighborhood by the owner. It was everything she said it would be. The sleeping arrangements were a little tight. Would love to have had a king in the master and the availability of twins on bottom floor. The teens are well over 6 feet. But we were having such a fun time it didn't matter that much.Itwould have been great if an elevator was available but I just planned my trips up and down so it didn't wear me out too much.It also helped wear off all the food we consumed. The youngsters ventured into the pool and the ocean, and the basketball court was well used as well. The owner checked in on us by phone and was available for questions as well.This place is a gem.

  • Review Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Review of Oceanside Serenity Home

  • 5 of 5

Very nice home, well kept, and everything the owner told us it would be. The home is only a few blocks from the ocean and is well laid out for families and stocked with everything you will need. The owner was very helpful and made sure everything was perfect. We would highly recommend!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing week at Serenity Now

  • 4 of 5

The listing description and photos were accurate.

Property was clean.

Owner provided good customer service.

I would recommend this property.

Bonus: The community pool is right behind the house and was mostly empty, so it is like you have a giant private pool!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautifully maintained and well stocked!

  • 4 of 5

Our family stayed at Serenity Now in August had a wonderful stay! The house was spotless and very well stocked. The kitchen had everything we needed and we were delighted to be able to use the beach chairs, umbrellas, boogie boards and beach cart. It was so nice to stay in a new and well-maintained house where the owners clearly cared about our experience. We plan to return!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great

  • 4 of 5

Great place with a great owner.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Hang gliding, beach/off-road driving, great kiting,day trips to other areas of interest on the Outer Banks.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Whalehead Beach, Outer Banks

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Post-Season
10 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,085
for 7 nights
£1,085
 
 
Pre-Season
13 May 2018 - 26 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,085
for 7 nights
£1,085
 
 
Pre-Season
27 May 2018 - 2 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,252
for 7 nights
£1,252
 
 
Pre-Season
3 Jun 2018 - 9 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,502
for 7 nights
£1,502
 
 
Pre-Season
10 Jun 2018 - 16 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,003
for 7 nights
£2,003
 
 
In-Season
17 Jun 2018 - 23 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,336
for 7 nights
£2,336
 
 
In-Season
24 Jun 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,503
for 7 nights
£2,503
 
 
In-Season
15 Jul 2018 - 11 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,670
for 7 nights
£2,670
 
 
In-Season
12 Aug 2018 - 18 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,336
for 7 nights
£2,336
 
 
Post-Season
19 Aug 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
6 night minimum stay
£1,431
for 6 nights
£1,669
 
 
Post-Season
26 Aug 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,335
for 7 nights
£1,335
 
 
Post-Season
9 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,085
for 7 nights
£1,085
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
£876
for 7 nights
£876
 

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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