Privacy, 7BR/8.5BA, 5 King Masters, Pool/Spa, Game Room, Your Own Private Hotel

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Last updated: 11/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Castle in the Sand is a beautiful home on the Outer Banks of NC. It is convenient to the area's many beautiful golf courses, shopping, restaurants, and tourists attractions, as well as only a short walk to the ocean.

However you don't need to go anywhere once you arrive at Castle In The Sand. Enjoy your own large private pool (44' x 16'), hot tub, rooftop sun deck, or walk the short distance to the ocean and relax at the beach.

For your enjoyment there is High Speed Internet Access. Bring your laptop computer and enjoy all the comforts of home.

Our 7 bedroom, 8 1/2 bathroom house has a huge living and dining area with a dining table that accommodates 15 with additional seating areas. All bedrooms have their own private bathroom. Five of the bedrooms have king -size beds and access to a deck. One bedroom sleeps 4 with bunk beds. Another sleeps 5 with bunk beds and a pull out. There is also a sleeper sofa in the den area. There are 8 TVs, including a large screen TV in the living room. All rooms are beautifully decorated.

For infants there is a 'pack and play' type crib and a high chair. The screened lanai also contains a dining table and chairs. The privately fenced patio includes a hot tub , 44 by 16 foot swimming pool with multiple lounging chairs, tables, 2 outside showers, and Tiki Bar with bar stools, TV, refrigerator, and sink. Steps away you can enjoy the game room with its foosball, ping pong, and pool table.

Our local property manager is there to assist you if you have any concerns during your stay.

Roof Level: ocean view sun deck with lounge chairs

Top Level: Kitchen, fireplace, great room, 2 bedrooms with King beds and full bathrooms

Middle Level: 3 bedrooms with king beds and full bathrooms, 1 bedroom with 3 bunks (6 twins) and full bathroom, 1 bedroom with 2 bunks (4 twins) and full bathroom, Pass through Den w/sleep sofa

Ground Level: Rec room with pool table, foosball, and ping pong with a full bathroom. Covered parking for 4 vehicles plus an additional 2 spaces in the driveway, as well as off street parking area for 2 -3 vehicles

Extras: free WIRELESS HIGH SPEED INTERNET ACCESS, Private Pool (16' X 44'), Hot tub, Gas grill, Pool Table, Foosball, TV's, Baby Equipment, Ping pong table, Rooftop sundeck, screened porch, Pets accepted, basketball goal, Distance to the beach 1100 ft. (5 minute walk), Parking for 9+ vehicles

Keywords: house, pool, special, golf, ocean, kid friendly, wireless, clean, large, 7 bedrooms, private, sleeps 20, hot tub, spa, master, king


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Family, Professional, and Community groups welcomed...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered
  • Smoking Allowed

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22, Beds for 20-22

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    3rd floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    3rd floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 king

    2nd floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 king

    2nd floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 king

    2nd floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 6: 3 bunk bed

    2nd floor. 6 twin beds - 3 bunk beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 7: 2 bunk bed

    2nd floor. 4 twin beds - 2 bunk beds...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 sleep sofa /futon

    2nd floor. Pass through den....moreless

  • King size beds (5), Bunk Beds (6 twin bunks in 1 bedroom) and (4 twin bunks in 1 bedroom), Sofa bed in pass through den, Baby Cribs (1), ...moreless

Bathrooms: 8 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bedroom 1 - 3rd floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bedroom 2 - 3rd floor....moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bedroom 3 - 2nd floor....moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bedroom 4 - 2nd floor....moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bedroom 5 - 2nd floor....moreless

  • Bathroom 6: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bedroom 6 - 2nd floor....moreless

  • Bathroom 7: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Bedroom 7 - 2nd floor....moreless

  • Bathroom 8: toilet, combination tub/shower

    1st floor - in the game room and by the pool....moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet

    3rd floor - off the kitchen...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Tiki Bar with Refrigerator & Sink, 44 by 16 Ft Pool, Rooftop sun deck, screened porch, Basketball goal, Distance to the beach 1100 ft. Parking for 9 vehicles, Sodded Grass Lawn for Volley Ball, keyless entry (no keys required)...moreless


  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens included June 1 - August 31. Rates may be reduced during off season if linens are not included....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    9 cars ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool:

    Very large fenced in pool. 44 ft by 16 Ft Pool...moreless



Write a review 3.5
from 2 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
9/5/15 - 12/31/15
Sep 5 - Dec 31, 2015
4 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $125 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Tax Rate 12.75%


Off season rates may vary depending upon number of nights and other factors.

Pet fees may be reduced during off-season.

Travel Insurance is available and may be purchased as an option.

Linens are automatically provided during the busy season from June 1 to August 31.

Linens are optional during the off-season and may reduce the rental rate.

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Last updated: 11/03/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: This house was built by the owners to entertain our own families as well as create a relaxing place for guests. The owners themselves built it with a lot of sweat equity and love with hopes that our guests would appreciate it and treat it well.

Why the Owner Chose Southern Shores:
The Outer Banks has always been near and dear to my heart, This is a wonderful place to bring a family for some rest and relaxation. Enjoy the ocean, shopping unique gift shops, eat in some of the best restaurants in the world and even climb Jockey's Ridge for a one of a kind experience.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Castle in the Sand is like your own private hotel. There is plenty of room to spread out for privacy and large well planned common areas to be together. Have fun and games in your own private pool area with tiki bar while watching kids enjoy the pool and game room. Climb the widow's walk and enjoy spectacular views or just sun bath and commune with nature. This is a hideaway that leaves you refreshed and rejuvenated!

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  • Castle in the Sand

    Castle in the Sand

  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Kitchen


  • One of five King Bedrooms

    One of five King Bedrooms

  • One of five King Bedrooms

    One of five King Bedrooms

  • One of five King Bedrooms

    One of five King Bedrooms

  • Game Room

    Game Room

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This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Friday, November 27, 2015

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