Our charming comfortable five bedroom /five bathroom beach house with large in-ground pool (un-heated) and hot tub is located semi-ocean front (just one house back from the beach) from the beach in Duck. It is only 100 steps from the driveway to the dune (OK...I have long legs, so it may take you 125!!). We are only a 10 minute walk to the quaint village of Duck, Outer Banks North Carolina, right opposite Duck Donuts! Our spacious ocean side outdoor decks and seating, the tiki bar and pool entertaining area around our large in-ground pool and full sized sandy volley ball court, coupled with our large lot and semi-ocean front location, makes this one of the nicest homes in Duck.
Inside our home we have three levels. The ground level has a Twin bedroom, bath and TV room with glass sliding doors that open to the swimming pool entertaining area with tiki bar set up, hot tub, outdoor shower, spacious pool deck, and covered porch seating. The laundry area with full sized washer and dryer are also located on the ground level.
The mid-level area has our fully renovated kitchen with all new appliances, living room with new sofa and matching chairs with large flat-screen, full sized tv. Our dining room seats 10. Bedrooms on this level are a queen bedroom with private bath and one King bedroom with hall bath. The top level has a loft reading/office open area overlooking the lower livingroom/dining area with glass sliders leading out to our top deck with spectacular views of the ocean, sunrises and lovely sunsets. There is one Queen bedroom with private bath and one King bedroom with hall bath.
We have speakers throughout the house, so bring your iPad to connect! Inside system is Bose, and there are also speakers outside in the pool area.
Note: No elevator. Stairs to main living area and to second story bedrooms.
Bedding: Two kings, two queens, two Twins.
Amenities include: private pool (not heated- open mid-May to mid-October only) bar area by pool, hot tub by pool, outside shower, volley ball court, cable TV, free WiFi, DVD player, CD player, dishwasher, cook top stove, oven, telephone with free US/Canada/Mexico dialing, charcoal barbecue grilling, washer and dryer, decks with deck furniture, pool chairs/furniture, parking for four cars.
The village of Duck is quaint, beautiful and welcoming with wonderful local unique shops, cozy cafes, grocery stores, delicious restaurants and water sports entertainment. Duck also has a unique sound side coastal boardwalk that provides great bird watching over the Sound and beautiful sunset vistas, dining, shopping, and dog-walking. Kayakers float by adding to the scenery. Great for families and couples who wish to walk around Duck after a fantastic day on the beach.
For car trips and sight seeing during rainy days, you are spoiled for choice: lighthouses, shopping, and a must visit to Jockey's Ridge, the east coast's largest sand dune and site of the Wright brothers first flight! Visit the Wright Brothers national monument and museum nearby and learn about our country's aviation history and first flight. Head north to Corolla for tours to visit the wild banker ponies, protected and wild. Year round the town of Duck is full of wonderful things to see, places to shop, eat, and enjoy beach time.
Cancellation policy: Full refund if cancelled more than 60 days before the start of your stay.