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Comfortable beach house with new large deck,Crows Nest with swings


Last updated: 11/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description


Whether you are into windsurfing, kiteboarding, fishing, or just relaxing, our home is 'Like Nothing Else'. With direct access to both the Pamlico Sound and Atlantic Ocean, you are only a short 5 minute walk away from the beach or the sound.The wind and surf makes Hatteras Island and the Pamlico Sound one of the most popular hotspots in the world for windsurfing and kiteboarding. Wind is common on Hatteras Island and the Sound is most always dotted with kites and sails of all colors.
Water sport shops located close by. Some within walking distance.
Hatteras Island has always been popular for anglers of all ages. Whether its surf fishing, pier fishing, or charter boats, Hatteras Island has it all. From 'Like Nothing Else' the surf is less than a five minute walk away. Rodanthe Pier is within sight and charter fishing is abundant. When bringing your catch home, there is a cleaning-station making fish preparation easy.

'Like Nothing Else' is perfect for a family wanting to get away or a group ready for wave or fish action! A new larger deck with porch swing has been added along with a Crows Nest. Start your morning with a cup of coffee on the crows nest in one of the swings. The stage is always set for a perfect sunrise over the Atlantic. After a day on the water, end it with a cocktail in the same seat looking over the Pamlico Sound where you'll see some of the most spectacular sunsets on the planet. Bring your camera...moments like this you'll want to share with friends and family back home.

Enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner on the spacious 8' x 24' screened-in porch or in the kitchen area just meant for sharing meals with friends and/or family. Recently renovated, you can expect freshly painted walls, new appliances, and ample seating. The renovations do not stop in the kitchen. There is new carpet and fresh paint not only in the open dining and living area, but on into the bedrooms, as well.A queen bedroom with master bath, a second queen bedroom and a third bedroom with 2 single beds. There is another full bath also. Don't worry with bed linens, they will be provided as part of your rental. Towels, too, can be provided at a minimum charge.

When it's time to relax, this 3-bedroom, 2-bath cottage has something for everyone. Whether it's watching a DVD, Direct TV, reading a book on the deck or screened-in porch, you'll wish you could stay forever.There is wireless internet hook up also. If you want a night out, there are many wonderful restaurants nearby...some within walking distance. You can spend days or weeks here with everything the Outer Banks has to offer. See sites such as the Hatteras Lighthouse, ride horses on the beach, learn about early flight at the Wright Brothers National Memorial, and much, much more.

'Like Nothing Else' is for the active side of all of us. Kiteboarding, windsurfing, fishing, site-seeing, or just relaxing - get ready for a week you'll never forget. This is 'Like Nothing Else' you'll ever experience.

Keywords: Cottage, Comfortable, Direct tv, wireless internet, great location for wind surfers and beach lovers


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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    $75 per pet fee - dogs only...moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1

    queen bedroom with master bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    queen bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 3

    2 twin beds...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    master bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    hall bathroom...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Bed Linens, Porta Crib, High Chair , outside shower with hot and cold water, beach chairs,boogey boards, screened in porch with table and chairs. Beach cart for carrying coolers,chairs, fishing rods to beach. Two surf rods and reels...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dining table with 6 chairs kitchen bar with 2 bar seats...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating:

    heat pump...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    sheets provided towels may be rented for a small fee...moreless

  • Living Room:

    open living area sofa ,loveseat, 2 recliners flat screen TV , stereo...moreless

  • Parking:

    concrete drive for up to 4 vehicles...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    land line for local calls...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    fully furnished with all cooking utensils coffee maker,toster,hand mixer,waffle iron,crock pot...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    starter supply of paper towels,dish detergent, toilet paper, coffee filters...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    with ice maker and filtered water dispenser...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    crows nest for view of Pamlico Sound...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    deck has porch swing for relaxing and enjoying a nice breeze...moreless



Write a review 4.9
from 10 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 12 - Nov 28, 2015
3 night min stay
Nov 29 - Mar 4, 2016
3 night min stay
Early Spring
Mar 5 - Apr 8, 2016
3 night min stay
Apr 9 - May 27, 2016
3 night min stay
May 28 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $75
  • Taxes Not included


half of rental fee within 10 days of booking. Balance rent plus pet fee(if applicable) plus refundable security/damage deposit within 30 days of arrival

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Last updated: 11/22/2015
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100 Miles
Nearest Airport
Norfolk Va
40 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Hatteras to Okrocoke
25 Miles
Nearest Golf
Nags Head NC
100 Miles
Nearest Train
Norfolk Va

Car: Necessary

Rodanthe Fishing Pier within sight of house, resturants within walking distance, walk to the beach in minutes, Pamlico Sound within sight.

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse about 30 drive south of Waves

Kite boarding and wind surfing spots within walking distance

Real Kites and Kitty Hawk Kites within minutes of house


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Sandy and Skip started vacationing on Hatteras on in the early seventies. They immediately knew, this is where they wanted to retire! In 1999. their dream came true! They relocated from Northern Virginia to Waves and built the home of their dreams. After living on the island for a short time, an opportunity to purchase a neighbor's well maintained home was presented to them. Jumping on the chance, they named their 2nd home 'Like Nothing Else'.

Why the Owner Chose Waves:
'We love Waves and the friendly atmosphere of the tri-village communities', says Sandy and Skip. They found their home in Waves. No doubt you will, too!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Soon after Sandy and Skip purchased 'Like Nothing Else', they began updating the home with new appliances, bedding, etc., and are continuing to redecorate keeping it fresh and new. 'Like Nothing Else' sets on a quiet well maintained street within walking distance of restaurants. The large screened-in porch allows guests to enjoy the ocean breeze no matter what time of year it si. The covered 'crows nest' lends a spectacular view of both the ocean and the sound.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Comfortable beach house with new large deck,Crows Nest with swings

    Comfortable beach house with new large deck,Crows Nest with swings

  • well equipped kitchen with dishwasher,refrigerator with icemaker,filtered water

    well equipped kitchen with dishwasher,refrigerator with icemaker,filtered water

  • comfortable seating in living room area with flat screen HD tv.

    comfortable seating in living room area with flat screen HD tv.

  • hallway where washer and dryer closet located

    hallway where washer and dryer closet located

  • queen bedroom

    queen bedroom

  • crows nest with swing - view  of ocean and sound from here

    crows nest with swing - view of ocean and sound from here

  • dining and kitchen area

    dining and kitchen area

  • queen master bedroom

    queen master bedroom

  • spacious screened in porch

    spacious screened in porch

  • spacious deck with swing and chairs

    spacious deck with swing and chairs

  • view to the east of the ocean

    view to the east of the ocean

VRBO #328185

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 25, 2015

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