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Canal, Private Dock, Easy Beach Access. Child & Pet Friendly! Reserve 2015 Now!

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Last updated: 09/17/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Ocean Isle Beach house description

(OCTOBER SPECIAL--OCTOBER 1-24TH. DISCOUNT: $250 per night; $1600/week. Let's go fishing!)

Imagine having the best of both worlds:A BLOCK AND HALF TO THE BEACH ACCESS and a beautiful canal for boating,fishing, crabbing and swimming!

Enjoy a great family vacation in this colorfully decorated five bedroom home, situated at the end of one of the few “natural” canals with direct access to the Intercoastal Waterway. Large back yard not typical of beach houses, and your own private dock.

So CONVENIENT, just three blocks to museum, shops, arcade, Putt-Putt, ice cream shop, pier and restaurants. Best of all, NO GOLF CART needed to have access to all that Ocean Isle offers!! We have a beach cart available to tote your belongings to and from the beach.

Five comfortable bedrooms with private baths. Cable TV with DVR/VCR in all bedrooms. Two master bedrooms each with queen bed, and one equipped with a large reading chair that opens into a single bed. Two bedrooms with queen and double beds, and a colorful kids’ suite with trapeze beds, single over double. For overflow there is a queen sofa bed in living room, and a 'reading chair' in the upstairs nook that converts to a single bed.

Two large decks, an upper for sunning, and an equally large, covered lower deck with screened porch at one end. Also, the house is equipped with a full size, front load washer and dryer.

Large, open living room with high ceiling, comfortable seating and large flat screen TV with DVR/VCR over tiled fireplace. Large custom dining table seats twelve plus additional seating for eight and a screened porch off dining area. We have a large, open kitchen with stainless appliances that is well equipped with loads of pots/pans/dinnerware for a large crowd. We also keep the kitchen stocked with essential spices and dry goods to save our renters from buying the essentials. We do ask that if an item is used up, that the renters replenish what they use.

Ground level covered parking for six cars and spacious driveway. Large lockable storage room on ground floor and large ground level entry foyer with additional space for personal items. Gas grill available with propane provided.

A spacious, bright, and comfortable home with great views of the Intercoastal Waterway, and gorgeous summer sunsets. A perfect vantage point to watch the world go by...and if you are vacationing over the 4th of July or Thanksgiving, the best spot to view the annual parades.

With wide, white sand beach, Ocean Isle Beach is located just forty miles from Wilmington and Myrtle Beach, just twenty miles from historic Southport. So much to do. Take the kids for a ferry ride from Southport across the Cape Fear to see the aquarium, fort, and other attractions that abound in and around Wilmington. Loads of golf courses and deep sea fishing charters are plentiful. It is hard to imagine a more fun filled family beach vacation than what you can experience in this beautiful canal home on Ocean Isle.



Keywords: House; canal; beach; sunset views; fishing; crabbing; decks; dock

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Considered:

                We do charge a pet fee of $200 per pet. If damage occurs (i.e. pet stains, fleas etc) the amount to repair/fix will be deducted from your damage deposit. Pet must be fully house broken and on a flea control program....moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                Our home is on a canal so young children will require supervision....moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Minimum age to rent is 25...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Events Allowed

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                Additional chair converts to single bed...moreless

              • Bedroom 4: 2 double, 2 bunk bed

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 1 queen

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              • Bedroom 5: 1 queen

                Chair in reading nook converts to a single bed...moreless

              • Convertible bed(s): 2 twin/ single

                Two large chairs open up for a junior/child sized single bed...moreless

              • Ten beds available plus two convertible large chairs

              Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                Fully stocked with loads of dishes, pots and pans etc. We also have spices and dry goods available for renters to use as needed. Cleaning products, trash bags, paper products etc are available also....moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                We stock the kitchen with spices, sugar, dry goods etc and ask that as an item is used up that the current renter replace it. This system has worked very well!...moreless

              • Dining:

                The large table seats 12, also additional seating with 4 at the bar, and 4 at the club table. Seating for 6 is available on the screened porch....moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                A large pot for steaming crabs; plenty of cookware!...moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Oven
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 26 people

              Amenities

              • Living Room:

                Very large and spacious. Vaulted ceiling and a flat screen TV over the mantle. ...moreless

              • Parking:

                Easily handles 6 cars...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Parking Off Street
              • Hair Dryer
              • Covered Parking
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Air Conditioning
              • Heating
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace

              Other Amenities

                  • Private dock, large decks, outdoor shower, grill, crab pot

                  Entertainment

                  • Games:

                    Lots of games available!...moreless

                  • DVD Player
                  • Television
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • VCR

                  Communications

                  • Mobile Phone
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    ground level swing; two decks on the back of the house and one deck on the front....moreless

                  • Balcony:

                    rocking chairs, lounge chairs; beautiful sunset views...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Basil, parsley, sage available in a planting bed....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Theme

                  • Family
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Location & View

                  • Ocean View
                  • Waterfront

                  Activities

                  • Cinemas
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Golf
                  • Fishing
                  • Cycling
                  • Sailing
                  • Tennis
                  • Swimming
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Medical Services
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Walking
                  • Boating
                  • Surfing
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Fall/Winter/Early Spring
                  Oct 2 - Mar 27, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $250
                  $1,600
                  Spring
                  Mar 28 - May 22, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $325
                  $2,200
                  Value Summer
                  May 23 - Jun 12, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $350
                  $2,400
                  Summer
                  Jun 13 - Aug 21, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $2,950
                  Late Summer/Early Fall
                  Aug 22 - Oct 16, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $325
                  $2,200

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Pet Fee $200
                  • Tax Rate 12.75%

                  Notes:

                  Cleaning fee is included for week long stays. Any stay shorter than a week will be required to pay the $150 cleaning fee. Ask about rates for holidays (i.e. Thanksgiving, New Years etc).

                  One half of the rental amount will be due 14 days after reserving the property. The balance will be due one month prior to your vacation beginning. More details will be explained in the rental agreement.


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                  Last updated: 09/17/2014
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                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2013

                  About the owner: We are beach lovers who truly appreciate the natural beauty of the North Carolina coast. Our family of five relishes our time at the coast.

                  Why the Owner Chose Ocean Isle Beach:
                  We love the location! Everything is within walking distance and the views from the upper deck are amazing as the sun sets on another glorious day at the beach. Being on the canal allows for fishing from the dock, or if you bring your boat, you have ready access to the inter-coastal waterway. The name of our beach house, Fishful Thinking, says it all!!

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  Beautiful views of sunrises and sunsets, easy access to all the fun OIB offers, no golf cart needed, canal and dock for fishing and crabbing, and the beach is 100 yards away. Could not ask for a better location.


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                  • Decks galore!

                    Decks galore!

                  • Private dock at end of canal. Fish, crab, boat or swim from the dock.

                    Private dock at end of canal. Fish, crab, boat or swim from the dock.

                  • Spacious living room. Bright and sunny. Connected to the dining and kitchen area

                    Spacious living room. Bright and sunny. Connected to the dining and kitchen area

                  • Large, Well Equipped Kitchen, All Necessary Cooking Utensils

                    Large, Well Equipped Kitchen, All Necessary Cooking Utensils

                  • Dining area--table seats 12 plus seating for 4 at the bar.

                    Dining area--table seats 12 plus seating for 4 at the bar.

                  • Screened porch off kitchen/dining area has seating for six.

                    Screened porch off kitchen/dining area has seating for six.

                  • Downstairs queen bed and chair that folds out to a single bed suitable for a child. Private bath and french doors leading to front balcony.

                    Downstairs queen bed and chair that folds out to a single bed suitable for a child. Private bath and french doors leading to front balcony.

                  • Reading nook--chair opens up to a twin bed

                    Reading nook--chair opens up to a twin bed

                  • Kids Suite with Trapeze Beds; sleeps up to 6. Private bath.

                    Kids Suite with Trapeze Beds; sleeps up to 6. Private bath.

                  • Upstairs bedroom with a queen and double bed and private bath.

                    Upstairs bedroom with a queen and double bed and private bath.

                  • Awesome Views Of Canal

                    Awesome Views Of Canal

                  • Sunset at the pier. Quick walk from our house!

                    Sunset at the pier. Quick walk from our house!

                  • Fishful Thinking...beautiful sunsets, walks on the beach, fishing from the dock.

                    Fishful Thinking...beautiful sunsets, walks on the beach, fishing from the dock.

                  • View from the upper balcony.

                    View from the upper balcony.

                  • Bar off living room with small fridge

                    Bar off living room with small fridge

                  • All Modern Stainless Appliances, Open and Convenient Work Space

                    All Modern Stainless Appliances, Open and Convenient Work Space

                  • Game table adjacent to living room and dining space. Great for overflow seating.

                    Game table adjacent to living room and dining space. Great for overflow seating.

                  • Coffee bar right next to kitchen.

                    Coffee bar right next to kitchen.

                  • Downstairs bedroom with a queen and double bed and private bath. French doors lead to front balcony.

                    Downstairs bedroom with a queen and double bed and private bath. French doors lead to front balcony.

                  • Upstairs master bedroom. Private bath. French doors lead out to upper deck.

                    Upstairs master bedroom. Private bath. French doors lead out to upper deck.

                  • Colorfully Decorated and Spacious Kids Suite

                    Colorfully Decorated and Spacious Kids Suite

                  • Upstairs door to top deck

                    Upstairs door to top deck

                  • Sunset from the upper deck; a glorious ending to a day at OIB

                    Sunset from the upper deck; a glorious ending to a day at OIB

                  • Another sunset view from our beach access. WOW!

                    Another sunset view from our beach access. WOW!

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                  Date last modified - Tuesday, August 26, 2014

                  $250 - $421 per night (USD)
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                  5 Bedroom / 5.5+ Bathroom
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