Magnificent Victorian Oceanfront Estate on 3 Acres / Our Beautiful Wild Horses.
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
Sunnybank is an Oceanfront Majestic 6 bedroom estate, on 3 Elevated Acres, located only 2 miles into the 4-wheel drive section of the OBX in the Corolla and pet friendly.
We offer Early Bird Specials for booking. Right now our listed rates are 15 to 20% less then they will be after January 1st.
We are home to the famous wild horses. Why go on an expensive 3-hour tour when you can be stay for the whole week?
All 3 BUILDINGS COME WITH THE RENTAL. Sunnybank is on a 23-foot elevation overlooking the majestic Atlantic Ocean, Currituck Sound, Corolla Lighthouse & the famous Monkey Island and boasts of the best views for 100 miles.
Video Tour: https://youtu.be/t7THN_qDZFc
Amenities include: oceanfront gazebo, elevator, pool and kiddy pools, 2 hot tubs, more screened in covered decks then any other rentals, kayaks, surf & boogie boards, beach chairs & umbrellas, gourmet kitchen, commercial steamer & ice machines, the very best Ocean Sunrise and Sound Sunset views in the OBX, plus so much more.
BOOK EARLY FOR NEXT SEASON! Normally our rates increase 10 to 20% after January 1st. Book now for a next year Early Bird Special!
The rate you see is the full total that you pay. We do not add on another 20% of taxes and service fees like other companies.
Best of all we do a Friday to Friday week in order to save you wasted hours in the weekend traffic. The entire island (400,000+) turns over on Sat & Sun and is funneled into 2 roads. You'll coast in on Friday, do your shopping and be hanging around the pool while the other 400,000 are stuck in traffic for an extra 5 hours.
If the dates you need are booked please consider our beautiful 6 bedroom Victorian mansion in the heart of Duck village, an incredible location where you can walk to everything. The landscaping and trees are so fantastic that you feel like you are in a lovely countryside estate.
Video Tour: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lx0FsBisZaA
Best wishes for a Great Outer Banks vacation. We'll be happy to give you a holler if you have any additional questions after looking over the web site or if you are interested in booking.
Karen & Mike
LOTS MORE INFORMATION:
The Oceanfront English style game room/pub with its slate floors and copper ceilings provide a half bath, full size pool table, poker table, game table & bar area with fantastic views. The oceanfront Hot tub is on front deck of the gameroom.
Only surpassing views are from the 1500 sq. foot SIXTH private master suite located above the game room with decks on both sides.
The main house has 3 floors with an elevator, theater room, exercise room, four large master bedrooms, office/half bath, large living room, dining room, a second half bath off kitchen, gourmet kitchen & commercial steam kitchen. Also decks galore with fantastic views of both ocean and sound.
One Master Suite is on the 3rd floor, the other 3 master bedrooms are on the second floor. Bath towel sets are provided for 14 guests & beds with linens are made for your arrival, not left in a plastic box on the front porch like most other homes.
The third building is our screened pavilion. There is a covered gas grill deck outside the pavilion on the sound side for convenient grilling of the best hamburgers, hot dogs, seafood and steaks in the world. For charcoal lovers our charcoal grill is located on the oceanfront deck in front of the pavilion. All walkways are ramped so between that and the elevator there is no need to ever have to walk up steps if those knees or hips aren’t working so great.
Our turnkey Outer Banks Majestic Estate includes all the Toys, Kayaks, Surf & Boogie Boards to make your holiday with us the best ever which saves you thousands in rentals on fun equipment so everyone can play together!
Located only 2.2 miles up the beach in the four wheel drive territory of Corolla. Yes, that means you do need a SUV 4 wheel drive or truck to drive in the 4-wheel drive area. That is why they call it the 4-wheel drive area. Some locals only have 2-wheel drive trucks but they have been driving on sand all their lives. There is nothing difficult about it as long as you let some air out of your tires. You can drive on 20 pounds of pressure all week. There is no reason to fill your air all week until you are ready to drive back home.
The local gas station/convenience store, restaurants, Whale Head Club, Corolla Light house and most of the attractions are approximately 3 to 5 miles away. Less than 10 minutes from the Food Lion shopping complex offering unlimited shopping, restaurants, bars, golf and a movie theater.
Rated Best Undiscovered Beach on East Coast with the most spectacular Ocean to Sound views imaginable. True oceanfront living tempts you to enjoy wild mustangs grazing in your own yard, star lit walks along the beaches, waking up to the surf and exploration of the Sound in a relaxing environment.
Bedroom layout at SUNNYBANK & buildings: 6 bedrooms & 5 full & 3 half bathrooms. A great outdoor Shower with an ocean view.
Third floor has a big sunken bedroom suite; additional features are a sitting room & nursery. There is a big bathroom on the right with walk in shower and Jacuzzi tub for two. Next to the bathroom is a small Nursery with a crib, a pack & play, high chair and additional nursery items. Down the hall is a large bedroom with a King bed which has sliding doors and balconies on each side of the room. A sitting room is off the bedroom with additional nursery equipment.
Third floor also has half bath off the kitchen. You can hire a great chef to come in one of your first nights there and have delicious leftovers. I can give you more information if you are interested. He loves our house and our commercial steamer and other gourmet kitchen appliances. He prepares fresh, serves and cleans up spic and span. You will feel like Queen for a Day! Those of us old enough to remember that show anyway.
Second floor going around to your left:
1. A bunk bed with steps up to second level and a half bath.
2. Laundry room.
3. 2nd bedroom: Sunken master bedroom with queen bed. Double doors into a large bathroom with walk in shower and Jacuzzi tub for two and a large wrap around covered deck with hot tub.
5. 3rd bedroom: King size bed, bathroom.
6. 4th bedroom: Horse bedroom with antique double bed, bathroom, sitting room with 2 LL Bean chairs that fold out to small twins for kids. Large screened in wrap around covered deck with ocean and great sound views.
1 private Master Suite on second floor of building above game room. Biggest bedroom, 1500 sq. feet, King bed and around the corner a double bed along with a big sitting area. Great screened in massage deck if you would like Dave the best message therapist in the world to come out. Looking out every window has an incredible ocean view.
Large 1500 sq. ft. game room below with 2 keg system, bar, poker table, pool table, game table and half bathroom. On the oceanfront deck is the larger of our 2 hot tubs. On the pool courtyard side there is a outdoor shower with an ocean view. In the courtyard there is a shuffleboard table, outdoor chess and hopscotch.
The large screened in pavilion is the 3rd building. It has a ping-pong table and other outdoor games along with a picnic table. There are decks on both side of the pavilion. The large oceanfront one has a charcoal grill. The covered deck on the opposite side has a large charcoal grilling area an SS sink with a pass through into the pavilion.
The tan may fade but the memories will last a lifetime!
In PA we raise the greatest Portuguese Water Dog puppies in the world. If you ever need a loyal companion to take on vacations and share your life we have the perfect puppy for you: http://www.pwdpuppies.com
Our 1800’s PA farmhouse offers a fantastic get away with 3 ponds on 20 private acres: http://pacountryinn.com
At Sunnybank you forget how to work and remember how to play and have fun again.
Member since: 2001
- 12080 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Private Chef
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered:
Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 12-14
- One master 1500 sq ft master suite with King and Double, walk in steam marble steam shower. Decks on both sides. Fantastic ocean views. Large spacious sitting area with couch and lounge chair. One master 1200 sq ft master suite with King bed, attached nursery, attached sitting room, walk in shower and Jacuzzi. Ocean and sound view and balconies. One master suite with queen, with walk in shower and Jacuzzi. Hot tub on covered deck. Double suite with covered decks and sitting room, full bathroom. King Master with private bath....moreless
Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 3 Half Bathrooms
- Elevator, 16x44-ft. fresh salt-water pool, 8 ft. deep / 8 built-in sitting benches. Kiddy Pool, 2 Outdoor Hot Tuba located on covered decks with magnificent views, Large Enclosed Courtyard, Archery, Beach Furniture, Oceanfront Gazebo/built in benches, Dozen Covered & Sun Decks, Ocean Kayaks, 1 Bay Kayak, Boogie & Surf Boards, Ping Pong, Volley Ball, Garden Chess Set 10’ x 10’, Deluxe Outside Shower with Ocean View. Fish Cleaning Station, Large outdoor Play Boat & Castle. Sand toys & Trucks. Exercise Equipment, Outdoor furniture provides over 100 places to relax., 2 Jacuzzis, Nursery/baby equipment, Beds Made for arrival, Linens & Towels provided, Gourmet Kitchen, 6 burner gas range/grill, 2 gas & 1 electric oven. Commercial Steamer, SS Refrigerator, 2 commercial Ice Makers, 2 Dishwashers, Microwave, 2 Wine Refrigerators, Full Size Refrigerator and Full Size Freezer, 2 Keg Tap System, Margarita machine, Libraries, DVD and CD movie collection...moreless
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player:
- Game Room:
- Games For Kids
- Ping Pong Table
- Pool Table:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Games:
- Video Library:
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Monument View:
- Ocean View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Room
- Seating for 14 people
- Activities Guide
- Air Conditioning:
- Alarm Clock
- Broadband Access
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Computer Available:
- Covered Parking:
- Filtered Water
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Gas Fireplace:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Mobile Phone:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Security System
- Thermos Bottle
- Tiled Stove
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
- Water Cooler
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace
- Wood Stove:
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Lobster Pot
- Mini Refrigerator
- Pantry Items:
- Beach Chairs
- Boat With Paddles
- Child's Swing
- Deck / Patio:
- Fish Cleaning Table
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Large Cooler
- Lawn / Garden
- Outdoor Grill:
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Porch / Veranda:
Pool / Spa
- Heated Pool
- Hot Tub:
- Outdoor Hot Tub
- Outdoor Pool
- Private Pool:
- Spa Whirlpool
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Discounted open weeks
Oct 21 - Nov 3, 2016
4 night min stay
Nov 4 - Apr 6, 2017
4 night min stay
Early Spring Season
Apr 7 - May 18, 2017
4 night min stay
May 19 - Jun 1, 2017
7 night min stay
Jun 2 - Aug 24, 2017
7 night min stay
Aug 25 - Sep 21, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 22 - Oct 26, 2017
7 night min stay
Oct 27 - Mar 22, 2018
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Pet Fee $150
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Heated Pool $360
Credit card # to hold reservation. One Fourth to Half down with lease. Pay Pal verified.
Ask about last minute discounts and small group discounts, not available during prime weeks.
Well Behaved Salty Dogs possibly permitted for an additional charge.
From Oct to March we will make every effort to customize your dates.
Manager's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Fishing, Golf, miniature golf, tennis, bicycling, Sailing and wind riders, windsurfing, hang gliding, and tandem hang gliding over water, go-carting, paddle-boats, para-sailing, kite surfing, aqua cycles, pontoon boats, deep-sea fishing, fly-fishing, Surfing, Scuba diving, snorkeling, waterfowl hunting, Alligator River Tours, Wild Horse Safaris, Wildlife Tours, shopping, movies, fine dining, wine tasting, Wineries, Hunting
Golf: Near by activities: Golf, Miniature Golf, Tennis, Bicycle Rentals and Wall Climbing. Sailing and Windriders, Windsurfing, Hang Gliding, and Tandem Hang Gliding over Water. Go-Karting, Paddleboats, Parasailing, Kite Surfing, Aqua Cycles, Jet and Pontoon Boats, Soundside public boat ramp. Deep-Sea and Fly-Fishing. Scuba Diving & Snorkeling, Waterfowl Hunting, Alligator River Tours. Wild Horse Safaris and Wildlife Encounter Tours. Shopping, Movies and Fine Dining. Pontoon trips for wine tasting at Knotts Island Winery.
Year Purchased: 2001
About: We are definitely country people and most of the year live on a couple hundred acres in PA raising beautiful, loving Portuguese Water Dog Puppies. Our summer family vacations are sometimes at Sunnybank our unique OBX home. But we especially enjoy family trip to our Quebec Territory in Canada which is God's country. Our private lake has 88 miles of shoreline that just take your breath away.
Why Corolla, NC, USA:
We love water and the ocean so when we found Sunnybank on 3 oceanfront acres it was perfect. Lac Perdu (Lost Lake)with our ramshackle lodge and cabins in remote Quebec Canada is about as opposite as you can get from the luxury of Sunnybank's Victorian Mansion but we would be hard pressed to say which place we enjoy more.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Getting to see the wild horses right in your own yard.
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Sunnybank, 3 building Estate Compound on 3 elevated acres with magnificent views
Sunrise from the decks and oceanfront gazebo.
Mom & Foal strolling on our beach.
Living Room with oceanfront views.
Gourmet Kitchen, 6 burners, 2 ovens, 1 grill, 2 dishwashers & large work area.
Back Decks /views of Sound, Penny's Hill Dune, Monkey Is. & Corolla Light House
Master Bed sitting area with oceanfront views.
King Master with electric Fireplace.
Outdoor decks with ocean views are great for messages.
Game room with 3 keg beer tap, poker table, bar, various game tables & half bath
Sunrise view from decks. Oceanfront gazebo.
Somedays you need to share your playground with the natives.
You are never alone.
Main House, Screened Pavailion and Game room building surround pools.
3rd fl Living rm, kitchen, dining and breakfast areas, lunch bar, seafood kit.
Electric oven, Microwave built in, large refridgerator & 2nd one downstairs.
Sunset views from Seafood Dining area and decks.
OF 1500 sq ft bedroom King&Double beds steamshower, OF screened deck, pool sun dec
Master Horse Bedroom with wrap around covered screened decks & sitting TV Room.
Sunken 2nd fl. Master with wrap around covered decks & 2nd hot tub.
Oceanfront Hot Tub off Game room sometimes has uninvited guests.
Surf, skim, boogie boards, kayaks, beach chairs, umbrellas & sand toys included.
Covered Grilling area, stainless sinks, pass thru to screened pavalion dining
This listing was first published here in 2004.
Date last modified - Thursday, October 27, 2016
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