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Take a step back in time and enjoy old Nags Head charm at it's best. The larger cottage on the property, 'Surf Shack', has just undergone a complete and total renovation. It has all the modern amenities we require, plus the old school charm of 1950s Nags Head. The smaller cottage, 'Surf Shack Too', is just beginning its renovation.
The Surf Shack Cottages are located on the Beach Road at MP 11, directly across from the Bainbridge Beach Access. We're just a few short steps to the beach and very close to the Nags Head Pier, restaurants, shopping and Jockey's Ridge. The Nags Head Pier has live music several nights a week in the summer. Our favorite activity (other than sunbathing, of course) is to take some cold beverages down to the beach and listen to the tunes from the comfort of our own sandy spot.
Surf Shack has 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, Bright airy Living Room with vaulted ceiling, Kitchen and Dining/Sunroom. The largest bedroom has a queen bed and the two smaller bedrooms have full size beds. The cottage is equipped with a new flat screen TV, cable, high speed internet, AC, laundry and a gas grill. Enjoy coffee in the morning or a cocktail in the evening on one of the two front porches.
Sorry to the doggies, but Surf Shack Cottages does not allow pets.
Come stay at Surf Shack Cottages, we know you'll love it!
While Surf Shack Cottage does sleep six, we think it would be a bit crowded for 6 adults. It really is best suited for 4 adults maximum. Perfect for a romantic getaway, or a family who wants a cozy vacation at the beach. We do have a policy of 4 adult maximum....moreless
Peak Season, Summer 2015 Jun 21 - Jul 4, 2015 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Sunday
Peak Partial July 9 Jul 5 - Jul 6, 2015 1 night min stay
Peak Season 2 Jul 12 - Aug 27, 2015 7 night min stay
Peak Season, Partial week Augu Aug 28 - Aug 29, 2015 2 night min stay
Labor Day Partial Week Aug 30 - Sep 12, 2015 3 night min stay
Mid-Season Fall, 2015 Sep 13 - Sep 19, 2015 2 night min stay
Post Mid-Season Fall 2015 Sep 20 - Oct 24, 2015 2 night min stay
Off Season Fall, 2015 Oct 25 - Jan 2, 2016 2 night min stay
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Minimum stay during Value and Peak Seasons is 7 nights. Sometimes we have partial weeks available and in these cases, we will rent less than a week. Be sure to check the calendar for any mini-weeks.
Stays of less than a week require a $50 cleaning fee on top of the listed nightly rate. All rates include the 12% state and local taxes.
We do have a 4 adult maximum capacity or 6 total occupants.
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Our cottage is about 100 steps to the sand, just across the Beach Road. We are in walking distance to the Nags Head Pier, Lucky 12 and Tortugas. Just a short drive to Jockey's Ridge, Wright Museum, Historic Manteo and lots more.
Please note that Surf Shack is located right on the Beach Road. The road can get busy, particularly on the weekend. Most guests don't have a problem with this, and find the proximately to the beach makes up for any traffic noise.
Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: My husband and I have been renovating historic properties since we were married 13 years ago. It's become sort of a sick obsession that we can't quit. Most of our experience has been in the Historic Fan neighborhood of Richmond, but when these old school cottages became available, we couldn't say no. We spent the several years, detail by detail, bringing The Surf Shack back to it's original condition - or even better!
Why the Owner Chose Nags Head: We knew right away this was the Nags Head property for us. We are beach lovers and you can't beat the location, just a few steps to the sand. Plus, these cottages had so much potential, they just needed someone to show them some love and care.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage: The old 1950s Nags Head Cottages are becoming somewhat of a rarity. Many have been torn down to make room for the big mansions. Our opinion is that bigger is not always better, especially when it comes to old school cottage charm. This cottage provides a romantic getaway for two or a cozy place for mom, dad and the kids. Come relax for a bit at Surf Shack Cottages and we think you'll agree.