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Fort Point River House

(12 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/28/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:14
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 4 bedrooms, plus alcove sleeping area, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 14)

Executive-style vacation home, 2700 heated/air conditioned square feet, situated on a bluff with direct frontage and dock on the Neuse River in historic New Bern, NC Panoramic views from all bedrooms, multiple level decks, 40-foot year round sun room, private outdoor pool, can be heated, and out door hot tub. Four Bedrooms plus alcove.

This is a perfect spot for a family vacation or reunion. View birds and other coastal wild-life from the convenience of the sun room or decks. Or enjoy the many trails, rivers, streams, parks, preserves, or the nearby ocean beaches. Golf, horseback riding, and family amusement parks are nearby. And the great Atlantic Ocean at Atlantic Beach is 45 miles away.

There is an owner-occupied one bedroom apartment on the premises. This apartment is occasionally available for guest rental at $250/night plus tax.

New Bern is also home to lovely restaurants, shops, marinas, theater, shopping, and the famous Tyron Palace, former capital of North Carolina.

We think you will love our amenities.

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Member since: 2004

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/28/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2700 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 14
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 for the responsible party...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs only with a $50 fee per dog...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

  • Loft: 1 king, 1 double

    King can separate into two singles...moreless

  • Master: 1 king, 1 double, 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib

    Single chari bed....moreless

  • Alcove: 1 twin/ single

    Ikea Chair Bed...moreless

  • Pointe Room: 1 king, 2 sleep sofa /futon

    King can separated into two twins, 2 single floor futons...moreless

  • New Bern Room: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    plus floor full futon...moreless

  • King size beds (3) two of the king beds can be separated into two singles, Queen size Beds (1), Full bed (1)Twin or Single Beds (3) Sofa bed (1) Baby Crib (1) Graco crib (1), Floor futons (3) When apartment rented Queen/Full bunk bed (Garden Room)...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Pointe Room Bath: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Master Bath: toilet, shower

    Large walk-in shower...moreless

  • Bath Off Kitchen and New Bern Room: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Loft half Bath: toilet


  • 3.5, on the rare occasions the owners apartment is availale for rental, there is a fourth full bath with shower tub combination....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Heatable outdoor Endless Pool Swim Spa, dock, hot tub, 40 foot sun room, kayaks, canoe, outdoor games on site, suitable for receptions, suitable for receptions and special events, maximum number of people for events is 75, extra cost and damage fee for events above 30. When available, apartment is $200 extra per night, $100 cleaning fee for rentals less than three nights. Event fee for 31-75 people $250. 15 cars maximum. Damage deposit for event fee is $500. Contact owners about availability and price for apartment or special events. (Not always available on dates that show open for the house.)...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    Beautiful views of the Neuse River...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Private Dock, Bluff view of the Neuse River gently leads to river frontage. Private and commercial boats travel regularly past this home from marinas in New Bern to the Intercostal Waterway, the Bogue Sound or the Outer Banks....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace:


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Room for about 8 vehicles....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    parking spaces for approximately six to eight vehicles...moreless

  • Telephone:


  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Free WiFi...moreless


  • Catering Available:

    contact New Bern Chamber of Commerce or Craven County Convention Center for a variety of catering services in the community...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Gas stove, large kitchen area with countertop bar On rare occasions the owner's apartment is available, there is a second full kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas stove...moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Balcony access from all second floor bedroom and master bedroom loft...moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Bicycle rental available in downtown New Bern across from History Museum...moreless

  • Deck / Patio

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool:

    50-75/day for heating, endless pool swim spa...moreless



from 12 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$2,450 $7,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Cleaning less than 3/nt $240
  • Tax Rate 12.75%


Damage deposit of $300 for ordinary rentals and $500 for events is due 15 days in advance

Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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Last updated: 05/28/2017
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2 Miles
Nearest Airport
Craven Regional Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Ruby Tuesday, others
26 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Cherry Branch, Havlock
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
78 Miles
Nearest Train
Wilson, NC, but shuttle bus in New Bern
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
State route 70
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Ruby Tuesday, others
45 Miles
Nearest Beach
Atlantic Beach

Car: Recommended

Rental is located in a residential neighborhood overlooking the Neuse River in New Bern, NC. Many of our guests visit the famous Tyron Palace and the History Museum. Year round Farmers Market every Saturday morning featuring local produce and crafts.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: Paul and Emily Bray owners, live in attached apartment

Why the Owner Chose New Bern, NC, USA:
We love this location and views. It is relaxing, but not isolated. We love the birds and the gift of the river. The town of New Bern has a rich history with lots of small town amenities: sports, restuarants, community theater, antiques, and the arts.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The views of the Neuse River from the sun room are wonderful.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/28/2017

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  • Front Porch

    Front Porch

  • Sun Room Dining Area

    Sun Room Dining Area

  • Kitchen with pass through counter

    Kitchen with pass through counter

  • Master Bedroom looking toward deck and river

    Master Bedroom looking toward deck and river

  • Pointe Room

    Pointe Room

  • Owner's Apartment, Living Area

    Owner's Apartment, Living Area

  • New Bern Room

    New Bern Room

  • Loft Bedroom

    Loft Bedroom

  • Owner's Apartment, Kitchen

    Owner's Apartment, Kitchen

  • Owner's Apartment, Garden Room

    Owner's Apartment, Garden Room

VRBO #110301

This listing was first published here in 2006.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 28, 2017

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