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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"What a wonderful week at a beautiful home. We had 6 adults and 6 children (5-10 years old) and had plenty of room. House was beautifully decorated and had everything we needed and then some. Plenty of activities close and/or within the home to cover any rainy day. Wonderful pool, clean and well maintained. Everything was in good working condition. We even made it through a hurricane Arthur, a very unusual event this early in the season but it was non eventful, slept through it. Beautiful by noon the next day.
Getting to the beach was easy as wonderful walkway close to the house or a parking lot you could park in. Lifeguards were an added plus and were very good at watching situations.
Rodney ( owner) was very helpful and easy to work with, answering any question within 24hr or less.
We would definitely recommend "Mermaid Tales" for your next OBX stay."
Guest: Denise & Robert B.Date of Stay: June 2014Review Submitted: July 6, 2014
"This condo was perfect for our girls long weekend, and let me say right up front that I'm sure we'll be back and I also hope to get my husband here, it's just that nice! There's nothing like sitting on the balcony and watching the waves, dolphins, and pelicans. I've never seen so many pelicans!! The condo was beautiful, spotless, and had everything you would need. And it must've been decorated by a professional; everything went together perfectly! It was situated near everything - the lighthouse as well as the ferry to Ocracoke. And I think the best thing was the way that time seemed to stand still. I'm not really quite sure how they did that, but it was much needed and certainly appreciated! (We went off-season to get away from it all, and we succeeded; I can't vouch for any other time of year.)"
Guest: Catherine S.Date of Stay: October 2014Review Submitted: October 16, 2014
"My family of 7 had a great time at the Outer Banks, thanks in large part to this Rental Home. It was just as stated in the ad, only better! The outside shower and beach cart were added bonuses that came in very handy! The house was very clean and well appointed - not once did we need something that wasn't there (lucky to find out we needed to bring our own linens/towels prior to our visit). Proximity to stores, beach and local entertainment was great! Kids rented some bikes and were off and at 'em all week! I highly recommend this property and wish I was still there!"
Guest: JessiDate of Stay: June 2014Review Submitted: June 24, 2014
"We stayed at the Rancho Relaxo the week of July 13. My husband, 2 children (a 2 year old and a 6 year old) and my mother and father in law all had a wonderful time! Although the walk to the beach was a bit too far (with small kids and all of their stuff! :) ), there was plenty of public parking lots. The house was clean and the kitchen was more than adequately stocked! We love vacationing in OBX and would definitely consider staying at Rancho Relaxo again. Mike's communication with all of my questions was wonderful!"
Guest: Laura M.Date of Stay: July 2014Review Submitted: July 25, 2014