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Oceanfront and Marshfront Stunner! Fall Specials! Book Now for 2013!

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Front of the cottage! Overlooks the marsh. Absolutely beautiful views!

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Last updated: 03/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Special offer: ****Special RATES for early summer weekly rental**** Details

Property description

I have been coming to Holden Beach North Carolina since I was 5 years old. My parents rented a little cottage at the West End of the island for two weeks in the summer every year until I was about 13. The home they rented came on the market and they decided to purchase their first beach property. To this day, they still enjoy every moment at that beach home that has collected so many family memories over the years. In 2004, Chesapeake (this cottage) came on the market and it had always been one of my fathers favorite homes. A weathered wooden gray beach house with tons of character yet tons of space for family and friends. When he went inside and saw the knotty pine ceilings that had weathered over the years and the views from the great room, he knew it was a perfect match for a second beach home on the island we all love so much. I being the eldest daughter (and the one with kids!) have spent the most time in the cottage with my husband and two boys. I have also had many girls weekends in the cottage.

The house is built on stilts so the first livable floor is really the second floor! The underneath of the house is perfect for covered for parking your cars. There is also an enclosed outside shower.

The first livable floor has two bedrooms with private bathrooms Each bedroom has a twin and a double bed in them. There is also a laundry room on this floor. The kitchen/dining/den combo is on this floor as well. Full view of the ocean from this room!

The upstairs consists of two master bedrooms. The first with a private bathroom with a shower (no bathtub) and a King size bed. Access to the covered upstairs porch. The second master has a King size bed and access to the covered porch, but shares a bathroom with another bedroom.

There is another bedroom upstairs with a queen size bed and access to the covered porch.

There is a wonderful second den upstairs with a television/dvd/vcr player and a futon. This room overlooks the marsh on the front side of the house.

Feel free to contact me with any additional questions regarding bedding, sleeping arrangements etc....



Keywords: Oceanfront and Marshfront Beautiful Beach Cottage/Easy access to beach/ Family friendly/

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Have to be at least 25 to rent. Proof of age required with contract. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 9-10

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • At this time we do NOT offer internet service.

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    RIGHT on the sand! Don't bother having to haul all of your stuff every day across the street! Makes it so much easier with small children too!...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Right on the ocean. Can hear it at night. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Located on main floor of cottage...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Located on the main floor. ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Very well stocked kitchen. Plates, glasses and silverware for more than 9 people!...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen is very well stocked. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Special offer: ****Special RATES for early summer weekly rental****

Special Rate of $2500 a week for the dates above. Home is rented entire summer a year in advance, however, there are a couple of weeks left. Book early! Will go quickly.

Offer for: May 16, 2015 - Jun 13, 2015 View calendar

Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Rental Season
May 18 - Sep 14
7 night min stay

$3,850
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$400
$2,100

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Taxes Included

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

Cottage is located very close to the Holden Beach pier for those that enjoy fishing. It is a short drive or walk to the pier. In addition, Holden Beach is a short drive (45 minutes) to Myrtle Beach and various other areas for world class golf. Holden Beach is an hour drive to Wilmington North Carolina where you can see the Battleship North Carolina and other wonderful shopping experiences etc.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: I live in Charlotte, North Carolina with my two young boys and amazing husband. All four of us love our little place at Holden Beach just about more than anywhere else we have been. It is relaxing, safe, low key and beautiful. We have so many family memories there. My boys have learned how to truly play in a world where video games, movies and television have taken away so many of the simple pleasures of just being a kid. This is one place they can just be kids. My husband and I have been coming here even before we were married-17 years! So we have a lot of history at this beach. We love it.

Why the Owner Chose Holden Beach:
If you are looking for a 'true secret' beach experience, this is your place!!! Holden Beach does not allow high rises, loud billboards, mobile homes, and other things that make so many beaches overcrowded, loud, dirty, dangerous and downright miserable. Come to Chesapeake to renew, relax, enjoy your family, read, collect shells, and just be. One of the most special things about Chesapeake Cottage is it is one of the last cottages that is a oceanfront cottage and is also fully marsh-front as well. There are NO homes in front of Chesapeake. So even in the high season, there are very few people on your private beach and when you look out front you see the cranes and the tides moving in and out of the grasses. How good can it get???

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The house has an immediate feeling of warmth and relaxation as you sit in the gray rocking chairs on the porch with your coffee in the morning and watch the waves as if you are on your own private island. Or watch the sunsets at the end of the day on the end of the deck with an ' end of the day drink of choice' while the breeze washes away any stresses from home that you might have brought with you on your trip. Head to Captain Pete's, the local Seafood market, and get some fresh seafood to cook in the well stocked kitchen. I love to cook and can promise you that anything you need to prepare a gourmet meal for 15 is there for you to use! Or head up to the second floor covered porch during a storm and watch it come over the ocean. Magnificent! Views from every room on both the front and back of the house. The front looks out over the pristine marsh. Another huge benefit is the proximity to the ocean from the house. Easy to take your chairs and snacks to beach. But, one can also go back to house easily if they need to go inside for a rest. Great if you have small children.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Front of the cottage!  Overlooks the marsh.  Absolutely beautiful views!

    Front of the cottage! Overlooks the marsh. Absolutely beautiful views!

  • Ocean view of the cottage.  Two full length covered porches.

    Ocean view of the cottage. Two full length covered porches.

  • Second master bedroom with private bath.  Access to upstairs porch

    Second master bedroom with private bath. Access to upstairs porch

  • Pier to the sand.  Short walk to beach and ocean from the house.

    Pier to the sand. Short walk to beach and ocean from the house.

  • View of marsh in front of house!

    View of marsh in front of house!

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Family room overlooking ocean!

    Family room overlooking ocean!

  • One of the master bedrooms upstairs. Access to upstairs porch.

    One of the master bedrooms upstairs. Access to upstairs porch.

  • Large great room/dining/kitchen for large gatherings

    Large great room/dining/kitchen for large gatherings

  • Unobstructed view from upstairs covered porch.  Beautiful!

    Unobstructed view from upstairs covered porch. Beautiful!

  • Upstairs den with tv and Dvd player.  Great for kids!

    Upstairs den with tv and Dvd player. Great for kids!

  • Upstairs bedroom with Queen size bed

    Upstairs bedroom with Queen size bed

  • Front of the cottage! Overlooks the marsh. Absolutely beautiful views!

    Front of the cottage! Overlooks the marsh. Absolutely beautiful views!

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
  • Calendar last updated 03/21/2015
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