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Enjoy Our 'Sunshine' in Kitty Hawk North Carolina

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Last updated: 07/28/2014

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Sunshine is a true North Carolina beach cottage designed for easy living while at the beach. Our guests can kick off their shoes after a long walk on the beach and relax on the decks with a gentle ocean breeze. It has been our beach home since 1988 and we know how relaxing it can be to kick back for a week at the beach. Kitty Hawk is part of the outer banks system of North Carolina which places you right in front of the great Atlantic Ocean with all of its power but, also, all of its relaxation opportunities. This area of the Outer Banks, usually referred to as OBX, is family oriented with no high rises and uncrowded beaches. Inside, you will find a great room with comfy furnishings, a large cable TV, and a desk with high speed internet.

The spacious dining table and a long counter with stools provides seating for everyone. We have enjoyed many pounds of fresh Carolina shrimp at that table. I have included some simple seafood recipes in the full kitchen just in case you would like to try out your skills.

The master bedroom suite permits guests to get away if they like. There is a queen size bed, a full bath, and a den with cable TV. We have lots of books for our guests. We do not feel a week at the beach is not complete unless there are good books to read. There is a nearby library for other selections. If you don't finish a book, take it with you but leave us a similar replacement.

There are table games and puzzles for family fun. The PlayStation Two has games and there are movies as well. Red Box is nearby for movies as well. Outside in the naturalized yard, there is a large charcoal grill, picnic area, swing, horseshoes, fish cleaning station, and a private outside shower. The yard is naturalized because we are close enough to the ocean that on a strong Nor'easter or, if a hurricane hits we will likely have wash over. Kitty Hawk is fortunate as far as direct hurricane hits. If you look at the map, you will see that Cape Hatteras juts our sufficiently east and south of us that most hurricanes 'bump' off of it and leave us a glancing blow.

There is an excellent National Park nearby honoring Orville and Wilbur Wright and their first flight resulting in the birth of flight in America. Sunshine is located about two miles from the Memorial. There is an excellent North Carolina Aquarium in nearby Manteo.

In the same area, guests will learn about the first English settlers on the Outer Banks. Enjoy your beach walks and leave us a couple of shells as a memory of your visit.

The Beach is calling.



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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years old. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    smoking permitted on decks only...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    all living area is accessed by stairs to second level...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    master bedroom with private bath and adjacent den...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 2 sleep sofa /futon

    sleeper sofas in great room and den ...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2) Two Bedrooms, Including the Master Suite, Have Queen Size Beds, Twin or Single Beds (1) One Bedroom Has Large Twin Beds Suitable for Adults or Children, Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) There Are Two Queen Sleeper Sofas - One in the Great Room and One in the Den Off the Master Bedroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    located in master bedroom...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    located in hall...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Video Game Console:

    Playstation Two with Games...moreless

  • Video Games

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Located One Lot Back from Beach with Easy Access Points from Lindberg...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Bed linens, bath, and kitchen towels will be provided as an additional service to our guests....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine:

    Exterior Laundry Room on First Level with Full Size Washer and Dryer....moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

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2013 Rates for maximum six, seven to ten $200. each additional
May 4 to Jun 8, 2013............ $1295/week $200/nt 2 night min on partial weeks*
Jun 15 -Aug 24, 2013 ..... $1795/week  no partial weeks in summer season*
Aug 24 - Sep 14, 2013 .. $1595/week $230/nt 2 night min on partial weeks*
Sep 15 -Nov 23, 2013 .. $ 1095/week  $175/nt 2 night min on partial weeks*
please add 5% occupancy tax to all rates
50% dep due with reservation, balance due 4 wks prior to rental
Call with any questions     540 293 1893 or 540 776 8166

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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Location

Fishing Includes Surf Fishing, Piers, and Fishing by Charter

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1988

About the owner: My husband, Steve, and I have enjoyed the Northern Outer Banks of North Carolina since we were small children. Some of my favorite memories are of surf fishing with my Dad on the beach in Kitty Hawk watching the sun rise out of the water. We live in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia now and go to the beach at every opportunity.

Why the Owner Chose Kitty Hawk:
Our home, Sunshine, is located close to a small cottage we rented when our son was a toddler. The same beach located beyond our home, is the beach I fished with my Dad. At that time, there was lots of open space and a few older beach homes which have long since joined the briney deep. No matter where we have lived, when I open the door at Kitty Hawk, I feel I am home. My family knows not to talk to me on the day we leave to return home until we cross the bridge to the mainland. It has become a family joke, but I really do hate to leave.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Lindbergh is a quiet street situated between the Beach Rd (NC Rt 12) and the Rt 158 Bypass. It is ideal for biking, jogging, long walks, and relaxation. You have easy access to the beach at each end of the block. We have worked hard to maintain our dune lines and the beach access points make a big difference. You are close enough to the beach, approximately 150 feet, that you can hear the ocean and enjoy the soft pad of the surf on the beach. Our home is at the 3 1/2 milepost providing easy access to the rest of the Outer Banks. Golfing, fishing, fishing piers, boating, shopping, restaurants, movies, groceries are all close by. While at our home, there are TVs with cable, Sony Play Station Two with games, movies, puzzles, table games, and lots of good books. What is a week at the beach without a good book?


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • REAR VIEW OF DECKS FACING THE OCEAN

    REAR VIEW OF DECKS FACING THE OCEAN

  • ENJOY OUR ROCKERS AND OTHER DECK FURNITURE ON EACH DECK

    ENJOY OUR ROCKERS AND OTHER DECK FURNITURE ON EACH DECK

  • QUIET NEIGHBORS AND CLOSE TO ALL SHOPPING AND SPORTS

    QUIET NEIGHBORS AND CLOSE TO ALL SHOPPING AND SPORTS

  • DECKS ON THREE SIDES OF HOME INTERIOR PHOTOS TO BE ADDED

    DECKS ON THREE SIDES OF HOME INTERIOR PHOTOS TO BE ADDED

  • Dining area view from great room- table seats up to 8

    Dining area view from great room- table seats up to 8

  • Queen bed in second bedroom

    Queen bed in second bedroom

  • Internet access in the Great Room

    Internet access in the Great Room

  • Lots of books, plus puzzles, table games, and Playstation Two

    Lots of books, plus puzzles, table games, and Playstation Two

  • Our little dolphin is easy to spot from the street when you arrive.

    Our little dolphin is easy to spot from the street when you arrive.

  • Real books to supplement those e-readers!

    Real books to supplement those e-readers!

  • checkers anyone?

    checkers anyone?

  • You will need rise early to catch this beauty

    You will need rise early to catch this beauty

  • LOCATED ON A QUIET STREET FOR WALKS, JOGGING, BIKING

    LOCATED ON A QUIET STREET FOR WALKS, JOGGING, BIKING

  • FOLLOW THE SUN OR SHADE ALL DAY ON THE MULTI- DECKS

    FOLLOW THE SUN OR SHADE ALL DAY ON THE MULTI- DECKS

  • SUNDECK FOR PRIVATE SUNNING AND WATCHING THE STARS

    SUNDECK FOR PRIVATE SUNNING AND WATCHING THE STARS

  • Full Kitchen with long counter for additional seating

    Full Kitchen with long counter for additional seating

  • Master Bedroom with queen size bed, full bath, and den

    Master Bedroom with queen size bed, full bath, and den

  • Twin beds are large enough for adults in third bedroom

    Twin beds are large enough for adults in third bedroom

  • Queen sleeper sofa in den off master bedroom, second sleeper sofa in Great Room

    Queen sleeper sofa in den off master bedroom, second sleeper sofa in Great Room

  • My husband's favorite spot. The breeze is lovely, a perfect napping spot.

    My husband's favorite spot. The breeze is lovely, a perfect napping spot.

  • Enjoy a lazy breakfast before hitting the beach.

    Enjoy a lazy breakfast before hitting the beach.

  • two sofas in the front den off the master bedroom one is a queen sleeper

    two sofas in the front den off the master bedroom one is a queen sleeper

  • The ocean during a northeaster. Not what you will normally see in the summer

    The ocean during a northeaster. Not what you will normally see in the summer

VRBO #242897

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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 40%
  • Calendar last updated 07/28/2014
Email owner

(540) 776-8166
call or text me on my cell phone 540 293 1893

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