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Magnificent Home for Vacations, Weddings and Special Events

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Night (Expansive deck faces the setting sun)


Last updated: 08/08/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-367 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Focused on Intimate Weddings, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinners, Corporate Retreats, Family Vacations and other Extra Special Events, this home represents a more private alternative to a commercial facility.

Comfortably sleeping ten to twelve and providing a social setting up to 60 guests (or more with prior approval and additional fee) on the expansive deck, 'La Vita Bruta' (the hard life) is right on the beach with it's own private access. It is one of the few homes on the East Coast that has the beach and the water on the West side for magnificent sunsets and settings for memorable pictures. With several other homes for rent on the same street, your whole party could stay within walking distance.

This property is built on a double lot for maximum intimacy and privacy. It was custom designed and built as a full time residence, so it is loaded with detail not usually found in a beach house. It has been featured in 'American Dream Homes' and 'Haven' magazines.

Keywords: Beach House


Property Type

  • House
  • 5500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Age 25 unless accompanied by parent or guardian...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • 2 golf carts included; one 4 passenger, one 6 passenger. Both with enclosed cabs and side curtains. 5 bicycles (3 assorted child sizes). Beach Chairs and Umbrellas, Boogey Boards and Sand Toys....moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library:

    I-Pod Docking Station (bring your own play-list) Indoor and Outdoor individually controlled speakers...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:


  • Stereo
  • VCR


  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Oceanfront:

    Deck Faces West for Spectacular Sunsets...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:


  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace:

    Remote Control Operation...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board


  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Refrigerator:

    Side by Side Refrigerator/Freezer with Water and Ice Dispenser...moreless

  • Stove:


  • Toaster


Pool / Spa



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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Up to 60 Guests
Mar 1 - Mar 1, 2016
367 night min stay

flat fee
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $700
  • Events $1,100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 6.75%


50% at signing

50% sixty days before occupancy

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Last updated: 08/08/2015
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Turtle walks and birding provided by the Conservancy.

Lighthouse climbing and historical tours.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

Why the Owner Chose Bald Head Island:
We custom built this home as a permanent residence and lived here full time for 4 years. When our daughter leaves for cillege we will move back full time. Bald Head is a special is our home. This is NOT your typical vacation rental home!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We built straddling a double lot so we have alot of privacy. Facing West, our sunsets are spectacular. We have direct views of 2 lighthouses. Fishing from the beach in front of our home is fabulous (right down our private access walk) and the kite surfers enjoy the easy launching point and prevailing southwesterly breezes all summer long. The mainland lights at night as well as the ships navigating the deepwater channel to Wilmington break up the monotony of a typical ocean view.

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Speaks: english

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Night (Expansive deck faces the setting sun)

    Night (Expansive deck faces the setting sun)

  • view from the water

    view from the water

  • Living Room Interior

    Living Room Interior

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Twin Bedroom

    Twin Bedroom

  • Huge Deck Facing the Water

    Huge Deck Facing the Water

  • Dancing During a Reception

    Dancing During a Reception

  • View from street

    View from street

  • Living room looking out at the water

    Living room looking out at the water

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Gourmet Kitchen

    Gourmet Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • Deck Set Up for a Wedding Recption

    Deck Set Up for a Wedding Recption

  • Sunset From The Deck

    Sunset From The Deck

VRBO #214949

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Bald Head Island #214949

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