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Come and enjoy our beautiful 2900 sq ft 5 bedroom, 4 bath beach house located just across the street from the ocean on a quiet dead end street with direct ocean access and only a two minute walk to the beach.
Our beach home is located in walking distance to the Ft. Fisher Civil War Museum, Ft. Fisher Battleground, Ft. Fisher State Park, and the North Carolina Aquarium.
Bring your bike and walking shoes to enjoy beautiful scenic views along the ocean and Fort Fisher which is the most beautiful spot on the Carolina coast with the Cape Fear river to the west and the Alantic Ocean to the east.
The town of Kure Beach has several wonderful restaurants only one mile away and a walk on the Kure Beach Fishing Pier is always a great end to your evening with a delicious ice cream cone. Kure has a public area at the Joe Eakes Park on K ave. with Tennis Courts, Frisbee Golf, and a childs Play Area. Carolina Beach is only a couple of miles north and has an active commercial area with restaurants, specialty shops, banks, amusement park with rides, and beach rentals for bikes, kayaks, golf carts, etc.
The Ft. Fisher Ferry to the Historic village of Southport is only two miles away. A Ferry ride to this quaint fishing village is a great afternoon activity for the family (and a great bargain--only $5 per car for a beautiful 30 minute cruise on the Cape Fear River. Have lunch at one of the waterfront restaurants and shop in the specialty and antique shops located in the heart of the historic district.
Wilmington is just 20 minutes away and is home to the Battleship North Carolina, Screen Gem Movie Studios, Carriage Rides through the historic district and along the waterfront, Antique Shops, and the Beautiful River Walk.
There are four areas to launch your boat on the Island. The North end which is about four miles from here has a free parking & launching area and another in the State Park with a launching fee. The South end has a free public ramp about two miles away and a ramp at the Air Force Recreation Area on the Cape Fear River. The last two are for smaller craft or flat bottom boats.
NEW ON RENTAL MARKET AUGUST 2012
5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms
The main level of the house has a spacious living room with a double sofa bed, TV & DVD.The dining area (which includes seating for six, plus four seats at counter and table for two on the deck) and a fully stocked kitchen are conveniently located in this great room area. This level also has a bedroom with a Queen bed and a full bath. The family room opens to a large ocean view deck for relaxing after your day at the beach or sightseeing.
The second level has three bedrooms and two baths, (Master has a King bed, balcony with ocean views and double vanity bathroom with Jacuzzi and separate shower. Bedroom II is a spacious room with a King bed and the third bedroom has twin beds. These two bedrooms share a hall bath.
The fifth bedroom is located on the ground level. It has a pyramid bunk bed with a double on the bottom and a twin on the top with a spacious bath. A second Den area is also located on this level which is a great get-away for the Kids or Dads (stocked with adult and childrens movies and games for that rainy day). It has a TV with DVD & VCR and a bumper pool/card table. This room also has a double futon.
Outside there is a enclosed shower and because the house faces north to south; in the morning the front porch is shady and in the afternoon when returning from the beach; the rear deck is shady. The house also is surrounded by lots of trees for additional shade. Since there is no through traffic on our street it is a safe place for children. You can take a cooler to the beach; but it really is not necessary because the refrigerator is only 2 min. away. Beachfront convenience without Beachfront prices.
Rents Saturday to Saturday during Prime Season Check in time is 3:00 pm & check out time is 10:00 am
King size beds (1) Two bedrooms on the top level have King size beds, (1) One bedroom on the main level has a Queen size bed, One bedroom on the top level has twin beds, There is a pack-n-play crib available, The main den area has a queen sofa bed, the lower den area has a full futon suitable for a small child.,The lower level bedroom has a pyramid bunk bed with a double on the bottom and single on top...moreless
Linens are not provided, but may be rented at Seaside Linens
This is a NO SMOKING rental
This is a NO PET rental
Payment by certified check. $300 Security deposit & 1/2 of rental amount due at time of reservation & balance due 30 days before arrival date.
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About the owner: We have been coming to Kure Beach for years and bought an Ocean front condo in 2001. After several years we decided that we would rather be off the ocean with more privacy, space, and SHADE! We love the quaint atmosphere of Pleasure Island and the less commercial area of Kure Beach. Historic Fort Fisher is
just 2/10 mi from our house and the residential area ends there resulting in less traffic and a wonderful area to walk and ride bikes. We love to walk around the FF battleground with the Cape Fear River on one side and the Ocean on the other. This area of the Island is truly beautiful. We love taking the Ferry to South Port and eating lunch on the water at the Provision Co. (good food-good atmosphere). Sometimes we ride our bikes (only $2 per bike & just 1 mi to SP). We are fortunate to live only 2 1/2 hrs away in Raleigh & enjoy escaping to paradise whenever we get the chance. You will not be disappointed with 'BEACH HOUSE'.
The Unique Benefits at this House: The main living area and the lower level rec room provides additional relaxing areas for all guests. Direct Beach access. Ample parking area. No neighborhood restrictions for boat parking. Nice backyard with lower level patio for grilling. Quiet street with very little traffic.