Nestled in the tree tops of Sleepy Creek is a wildlife and ocean lovers 2 bedroom/2 bathroom cottage. The master suite features 2 double beds and attached full bath. The second bedroom features 2 twin beds. A second full bath is in the hallway. The cottage is heated/air conditioned 1750 square feet. Enjoy the sun and moon rise on Sleepy Creek from the comfort of your large screened in porch and/or deck. Catch fish, crabs and clams from the end of your private day dock on Sleepy Creek. Ceiling fans located in both bedrooms and living room. A large three car garage is located under the cottage for storage of vehicles, beach toys and fishing rods by use of remote opener. (Renters have access to 2 stalls during their stay.) The dining area seats six. The galley kitchen contains dishwasher, microwave, stove, refrigerator.
Cape Lookout Lighthouse and National Seashore Museum is minutes away, 15 -20 minutes by boat. On a clear day you can see the lighthouse from the end of the property's dock. (for lighthouse tours/information go to nps.gov) Cape Lookout is also accessible from the Harker's Island Ferry nearby 9 miles away.
(Free public boat launching, public swimming sandy beach, public fishing pier and access is only 3 miles away.) Sleepy Creek is a protected shellfish nursery therefore the serenity of the water and surroundings is unbelievable!
This property is also a kayaker's dream. Launch your kayak off the day dock and kayak around Sleepy Creek viewing a wide variety of birds such as cranes, seagulls, loons and many others.
Cottage comes with pack-n-play stored in the master bedroom walk-in closet, free wi-fi and linens. There is an extra bed under the pull-out couch in the living room which may be used with permission.
The large 1 acre yard is a nature sensitive area. Small children should not play unsupervised.
For your convenience a gas grill sits on the screen porch. You may use the grill on the adjoining deck to the screened porch to grill your day's catch. This cottage does come with complimentary linens, which includes 4 towels/wash clothes/hand towels, sheets for both double beds and sheets for both twin beds and kitchen towels. You may wish to bring beach towels if you plan to visit the beach or Cape.
A washer and dryer is located within the cottage that you may use.