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*~~~*Ace in the Hole*~~~* Breathtaking views from every level of this oceanfront masterpiece!
What could be better than sitting on the deck overlooking the ocean? Walking out of your back door and down your private walk to put your toes in the sand!
~Ace In the Hole~ is a gorgeous oceanfront home in Carolina Beach close to lots of activities but also like your very own private beach getaway. This beautiful house is new to the rental program as of Summer 2010. No trouble finding parking at the beach here! Ace in the Hole boasts a 4 car garage with enough parking for 7 vehicles. There are incredible ocean views from every floor of the home so be sure to pack your camera if you want a nice shot of the dolphins playing. Open any of the 4 sliding glass doors to see the most spectacular view of the ocean, or go up to the very top level balcony for the best view of all. The top level door can be locked from the inside with a key in order to keep children safe and from going over the balcony without adult supervision.
What makes Ace in the Hole so special is that it is fully handicap accessible. This home offers an elevator 34' wide by 52' deep that goes to every floor along with a large fully handicap accessible bathroom on the main level. There is a roll-in style shower with a removable shower chair if needed. Shower head wand is removable for easy use in this bathroom.
Several BABY items are on the top floor and can be used during your stay. One Graco pack & play, bouncing activity center, and more! Please see pictures. No extra charge, all we ask is that you please put it back where you found it and take good care of it!
Private beach access from the main level of the house to the sand with shower and water hose for your sandy feet! The beach access has made an ideal walkway for beach wedding cermonies and vow renewals.
The kitchen is outfitted with stainless steel appliances, ceramic tile back-splash, large butcher block storage island, and granite counter tops! Main kitchen is a dream with a smooth-top range, convection oven, toaster oven, built-in deluxe microwave oven and coffee maker. Main kitchen has plenty of room for more than one cook! Cabinets are stocked full of cooking utensils, many cooking pots & pans, serving bowls, Corning wear sets, wine glasses, shot glasses, and many more things you will need to prepare a delicious meal for your family and friends. The mini kitchen on the middle floor has a bar sink, dorm fridge, microwave, and table with seating for 4. Plenty of cabinets for snacks and TV trays if needed!
Expansive decks overlooking the oceanfront are equipped with rocking chairs, comfortable Adirondacks, picnic table with 2 benches, and other plastic chairs to relax and enjoy the sounds of the waves crashing on the beach. Kids are sure to love the air hockey tables in the 3rd floor bonus room. The kids love the top floor because of all the bunk-beds and their own sitting area with balcony! The adults will enjoy the poker/blackjack table that has recently been added! There are two large living areas and a sitting area with plenty of room for everyone to relax. One full kitchen and one mini kitchen to provide everyone with plenty of room to spread out. Main floor dining table seats 8 along with 4 bar stools can be used around the island for more seating! The middle floor dining table seats 4, there are 3 extra chairs placed around the house, and 4 wooden TV tray style tables. Wireless internet access is available for those who enjoy surfing the web. Full size desk for those who need to handle some business.
NO PETS ARE ALLOWED ON THE PROPERTY UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES!
Sleeps 25 people ALL in beds! 3 full size couches for overflow then sleeping 28. NO PULL-OUT SLEEPER SOFAS!
There are 7 bedrooms & 5 bathrooms. Bedroom #1 Queen-Master bath.Main floor.TV Bedroom #2 Two Bunks (4 twins)Desk.Main floor. Bedroom #3 King-Master bath. Middle floor.TV Bedroom #4 Queen.Walk-in closet. TV.Middle. Bedroom #5 Queen. TV. Middle. Bedroom #6 Queen & 1 Twin.TV. Top floor. Bedroom #7 Queen. TV. Top floor. Bonus room on the top floor has 4 Bunks (8 twins)
Perfect for family or class reunions, sports teams, large family vacations, weddings, vow renewals, retreats, fishing trips, anniversaries, large groups, etc.
LINENS will not be provided other than the comforters, mattress covers, bedspreads, and pillows. You may bring your own LINENS or we can give you the contact information for a local beach linen rental service here on the island with the best service and rates.
Email today for your reservation at Ace in the Hole! Summer starts filling up for the following year in late October & November. Always a quick response!!!! Ask about our last minute specials today! Less than 5 days before check-in? Email NOW!
The Boardwalk, fishing piers, and charter boats are all within walking distance. Enjoy the many restaurants, kid's activities, and just strolling on the beautiful area beaches!
Bike, chair, umbrella and boat rentals are all within one mile of the house. There is a private deck and walkway to the beach and everything you need to have a wonderful relaxing vacation! There are free summer concerts each month as well as a wonderful Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival in October.
The NC Aquarium is a short drive as well as the USS NC Battleship Memorial and historic Wilmington! You can take a beautiful 30 minute ferry ride from Fort Fisher, just a few miles away, to Southport, another historic and beautiful town on the water. There are wonderful restaurants and antique shops in historic Southport. Come and enjoy our wonderful vacation home! We vacation there too, so you can count on it being well kept!
FAMILIES AND RESPONSIBLE ADULTS ONLY! We reserve the right to refuse rentals to groups or students. This is a NONSMOKING RENTAL and NO PETS ARE ALLOWED.
Standing on any of the 3 oceanfront decks of this house you can look to your left at low tide and see the Blockade Runner General Beauregard (Civil war ship). She stands at the foot of Spartanburg Ave. in the same spot she ran aground at on that dark night with Captain Wilson at her helm. The ravages of time, sea and storms have taken their toll on the old girl for close to 150 years. On low tide she still pokes her engine above the waves to greet the sunbathers, beach goers and fisherman. Mostly laid flat and buried by the ravages of time the General Beauregard is known for providing some excellent Surf fishing. This wreck can also be fished from a boat but care must be taken as the wreck rises quite close to the surface.
4 Twins - Desk - Wireless router - Main level...moreless
King size beds (1) 2nd floor master, Queen size Beds (4) 1 queen on 1st level and 2 more queens on 2nd level
1 Queen on 3rd level in same room with the twin bed., Twin or Single Beds (1) 3rd floor with the Queen bed, Bunk Beds (6) 1 set on 1st floor, 5 sets on 3rd floor...moreless
Security deposit is required to hold the dates for your stay.
Half of rental payment is due 90 days before check-in.
Remaining half is due 30 days before check-in.
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Only 5 miles from NC Aquarium, Southport Ferry, and Fort Fisher Civil War museum and battlefield. Less than 1 mile from the CB Boardwalk.
From our porches you can see a shipwreck! Confederate Steamship Beauregard
Historic Southport, Bald Head Island, Carolina Beach State Park, Jungle Rapids Water Park, Britt's Doughnuts, Lake Park at CB with paddle boats and playground, KB Park (and dog park), Winner Marina and Charter Boats, KB and CB Fishing Piers, Ivy Cottage Antiques, Live music at the Boardwalk gazebo on Thursday nights during the summer, Free summertime movies at the lake park on Sunday night, Fireworks on Thursday night at CB during the summer months, Antique Car Show at Fort Fisher, Screen Gems Studios Tours, Historic Wilmington, Carriage rides, Azalea Festival, River boat cruises, Airlie Gardens, The Battleship North Carolina, Southport Fourth of July Festival, B
Year Purchased: 2005
Why the Owner Chose Carolina Beach: This property was built a few doors down from the Owner's first beach house.
The Unique Benefits at this House: View of the dolphins playing in the ocean. Rocking quietly in the rocking chairs on the middle deck. Staring at the shipwreck and daydreaming. Soaking up the sun on the beach with friends and family. Toes in the sand and cold drink in hand. Goot times, good food, and good fun!