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Our homes are perfect for enjoying your stay in Wilmington's Historic District.

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Last updated: 08/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Wilmington townhome description

This property is perfectly located on Front Street a few short blocks from the Historic District's restaurants and Shops! We own and manage two of these townhomes plus 2 units in the center of it all.

If we are booked in the townhome or for an alternative place to stay, please visit our unique center of town 1br Loft at VRBO #377007 for a touch of something different in the middle of it all!


AS AN FYI: ALL TAXES AND CLEANING FEES ARE INCLUDED IN CURRENT PRICING!

DESCRIPTION: Enjoy being walking distance to everything downtown offers but just a couple blocks away keeping the evenings quiet. It is the perfect location for downtown fun with a healthy splash of relaxation!

Fantastic townhome right on Front St. in the heart of the Historic District. The home is 2 stories with 2 bedrooms upstairs (each with a queen size bed and a private bath). There is another 1/2 bath downstairs. Big big plus...we have PARKING. Stroll 2 blocks past the mansions for dining, a drink, shopping or a stroll down the Cape Fear River Boardwalk.

Very well appointed Italianate townhome with flat screen, great furniture, 400 threadcount sheets and duvets, washer/dryer, the proverbial porch with swing (Bridge and River View), etc.

YOU SIMPLY COULD NOT ASK FOR A BETTER LOCATION.

Over the years, the unit was used by the Film Studio when films were in town, by business travelers, and by my wife and myself as a weekend getaway. A few years ago we decided it was time that downtown Wilmington had a vacation rental and we became the first short term rental in the Historic District.

All linens, towels, incidentals, coffeemaker and my wife says I should mention the hair dryer....everything is there


Here are a few quotes from our recent guests...

'We had an awesome time at your house in Wilmington. Thanks for the great place to stay and the extra little amenities you provided. PS Eat at Elijahs.'
-Rebecca, Davy, Jane and Shannon

'A great place to stay and unwind after such a long flight. It was truly a pity we couldn't stay longer. Loved the Town.
- The Bellew Family, New Zealand

'We had a wonderful stay in this awesome house. Location is perfect. We will definitely be back - the front porch swing is already calling our names. If you are up to it, The Reel Cafe has karaoke on Thurs and Sundays.'
- Ryan, Ashley, Julia And Andrew

'We loved staying here in WIlmington. This is such a perfect location and we soon felt right at home! We're sad to leave and will especially miss the porch swing.!'
- The West family

'Great place! Great location! Tropical Storm Hannah could not dampen our enjoyment. Thanks again.'
- Debbie and Dan

'Thanks Pam and Dave. We had a great time and what a fun place you have here.'
- Mike and Rita

'We had a lovely, lovely time. Your home is very comfortable and located perfectly. We enjoyed walking all about town visiting art galleries, shops and restaurants...even the oldest pool room in the US! This has been a wonderful getaway weekend and Birthday celebration. PS Love the artwork - my favorite is the 'Love Your Creechers' piece and the fish in the kitchen is adorable'
- Ann and Don

'Cool town, great restaurants and a better place. We loved watching the Bridge from the swing on the porch'
- Mark and Joan

'Exceeded our expectations'
Thomas and Margaret





If we are booked, please stay with us next time you are in the Port City and we hope you enjoy our home as much as we do.





Keywords: Townhome, river view, bridge view, front. St., antique, restaurants, walk to restaurants, porch swing, pubs, Cafes, cape fear, film studio

Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Pets Considered:

            Prior approval is necessary and a $100 non-refundable pet fee is required....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            absolutely no smoking in the home but we do have a comfortable porch...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Contractually 26 and older...moreless

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            everything is there - knives, coffee maker, pots, pans, coffee maker!...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            0...moreless

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

          Amenities

          • Linens Provided:

            High thread count sheets and complimentary toiletries...moreless

          • Parking:

            2 off street parking spaces in back of town home...moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            2 Spaces in the historic district...moreless

          • Fireplace:

            Non-working...moreless

          • Washing Machine
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Air Conditioning
          • Heating
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Other Amenities

              • Front Porch w/Swing and a peek a boo view of river and great view of the Cape Fear Bridge. We are a wonderful short walk by Mansions for Dinner at Circa or Beverage at Front St. Brewery. Leave your car parked in one of two reserved spaces and travel by feet to everything downtown has to offer....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television:

                Cable w small flat screens in each bedroom...moreless

              • Video Library:

                selection of some of our favorites...moreless

              • Stereo
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Internet
              • Wireless Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Public Kayak launch less than a block away...moreless

              • Boat:

                Public Boat launch less than a block away...moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                View to River and Bridge with Porch Swing...moreless

              Location & View

                  Activities

                  • Restaurants
                  • Golf
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Sailing
                  • Tennis
                  • Kayaking
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Cycling
                  • Surfing
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Shopping
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Shelling
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Cinemas
                  • Synagogues
                  • Marina
                  • Churches
                  • Museums
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Live Theater
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Hiking
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  High Season
                  May 1 - Oct 31, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,175 $3,250
                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,000 $2,600
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Pet Fee $75
                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  All inclusive pricing! Includes taxes and basic cleaning fee.

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                  Our rates vary during holidays and local events.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 08/27/2014
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                  Location

                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Wilmington International Airport
                  18 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Ft Fisher ferry to Southport
                  11 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Wrightsville Beach
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Elijah's

                  The location is perfect in that you can walk to everything but you are still a couple blocks away from the late night revelry for quiet evenings!

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2003

                  About the owner: We moved from California in 2003 where we lived in San Diego and Palm Springs. We wanted a coastal community similar to San Diego and the ability to take an occasional surf. What we found was the perfect spot - 8 months of warm water, great year round weather, and the occasional 'cold' night to keep us honest. Sun, beaches, surf, friendly folks and a great historic downtown...we couldn't ask for more.

                  Why the Owner Chose Wilmington:
                  We love the fact that you can walk to restaurants, theater, galleries, shops and the local pubs. We are always happy to offer advice on the town of wilmington and its myriad of businesses.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
                  We enjoy having a cup of coffee while sitting on our front porch swing, saying 'hey' to our neighbors. We wave at the horse carriage as it strolls past our home on its way to work or after a busy day. As an FYI - They rescue all the horses and if you have a chance to support them, well, I am sure they would appreciate it. We are also just a 10-15 minute ride to the beaches (Wrightsville and Carolina Beach).


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • Our homes are perfect for enjoying your stay in Wilmington's Historic District.

                    Our homes are perfect for enjoying your stay in Wilmington's Historic District.

                  • Porch swing and rocking chair

                    Porch swing and rocking chair

                  • Perfect seating for you to relax after a day of enjoying Wilmington.

                    Perfect seating for you to relax after a day of enjoying Wilmington.

                  • Kitchen with sitting area.

                    Kitchen with sitting area.

                  • We also have a 1/2 bath on the main floor.

                    We also have a 1/2 bath on the main floor.

                  • Bedroom with Queen size bed, private full bath, walk in closet and flat screen T

                    Bedroom with Queen size bed, private full bath, walk in closet and flat screen T

                  • We have recently remodeled our bathrooms.

                    We have recently remodeled our bathrooms.

                  • Horse Carriage walks by our home on its way downtown.

                    Horse Carriage walks by our home on its way downtown.

                  • Visit the USS North Carolina Battleship located across the Cape Fear River

                    Visit the USS North Carolina Battleship located across the Cape Fear River

                  • Photo from the sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                    Photo from the sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                  • Photo from the sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                    Photo from the sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                  • Photo from our sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                    Photo from our sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                  • Front Porch

                    Front Porch

                  • Living Room with Flat Screen TV

                    Living Room with Flat Screen TV

                  • Dining area to relax and enjoy your home cooked meal.

                    Dining area to relax and enjoy your home cooked meal.

                  • Our kichen is stocked and ready for you to enjoy a few meals at home!

                    Our kichen is stocked and ready for you to enjoy a few meals at home!

                  • Bedroom with Queen bed, private bath, walk in closet and flat screen TV

                    Bedroom with Queen bed, private bath, walk in closet and flat screen TV

                  • One of our newly remodeled bathrooms.

                    One of our newly remodeled bathrooms.

                  • We have two off street parking spaces!

                    We have two off street parking spaces!

                  • Board the Henrietta III Riverboad and take a cruise on the Cape Fear River

                    Board the Henrietta III Riverboad and take a cruise on the Cape Fear River

                  • We provide beach chairs/towels for your trip to our local beaches!

                    We provide beach chairs/towels for your trip to our local beaches!

                  • Photo from the sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                    Photo from the sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                  • Photo from the Sister Unit - Suitesonfront.com

                    Photo from the Sister Unit - Suitesonfront.com

                  • Photo from our sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                    Photo from our sister unit - Suitesonfront.com

                  VRBO #185501

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                  This listing was first published here in 2008.

                  Date last modified - Friday, August 22, 2014

                  $1,000 - $1,175 per week (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

                  View calendar: Updated 08/27/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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