About the property
- House2500 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 7 nights
House, 5 Bedrooms + Loft, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 12)
We are right on the beach in Waves , about a mile south of the Rodanthe pier.
The views of the ocean are spectacular, and the pool and hot tub and white sand beach right in front make for lots of different things to do for fun. The short walk to the pier makes fishing easy and they let you take your dog onto the pier.
There are two bedrooms on the second level next to the kitchen and dining room. Then there are two bedrooms on the top floor next to the great room. The fourth floor is a loft with a futon.
Oh, and the waves are great right out in front of the house if you surf or boogie board. There are no vehicles allowed on the beach in front of these houses.
Kids and grownups love the Large 16x34 foot SWIMMING POOL, close proximity to the beach, (our own private path see the PHOTOS), the killer hot tub with ocean views, and the Dairy Queen for after dinner ice cream just a bike ride or skateboard or stroll up the street. It is a comfortable Oceanfront house with nothing between you and the ocean except sand! The pool area is spacious and well lit at night for grilling and swimming after dark.
4 bedrooms ( plus 'pool room', which really is a 5th bedroom) and 3 baths with an outdoor shower.
The water is clean and green and the ocean is fabulous right in front of the house.
The owner's profile picture is of me and my surfboard and dog on the beach right in front of the house. National Seashore, turtles, manta rays.....surfing, sun bathing and boogy-boarding right in front of the house.
This location is in Waves, NC, about a mile south of the Rodanthe pier on Hatteras Island. Just turn toward the Ocean off Hwy 12 at the Dairy Queen.
The house borders directly on the beach. It is only a short walk over magnificent dunes to the water's edge.
YOU CAN'T GET ANY CLOSER TO THE BEACH THAN THIS HOUSE, IT IS OCEANFRONT.(We are always getting questions, 'is it on the ocean?' Yes!!)
There is also a screened-in porch off the kitchen that looks out over the pool, a south facing third floor sundeck with a hot tub and epic views of the Atlantic, and a fireplace on the third floor for the cooler spring and fall nights.
On the ground floor off the pool deck, the pool room has its own bath, a single bed, refrigerator, TV and queen size sleeper sofa. During the day this room is a play room and an exercise area with free weights and at night this can serve as a fifth bedroom, with its own bathroom and a nice view of the pool.
The house features pillowtop mattresses and feather pillows so we can listen to the sound of the ocean from comfortable beds. (Have you ever vacationed and slept on a hard bed----Not here!) With the four bedrooms 12 beds and the pool room serving as a bedroom, the house can sleep a lot of people.
There are excellent views of the ocean from just about anywhere on the second and third floors and loft, from inside or out on the decks. You can see the ocean while lounging in the hot tub! On the second level there is a large dining area and fully stocked kitchen, with views of the pool and ocean from inside or from the deck or screened in porch.
The high cathedral ceiling on the third floor and large trapezoid windows combine to give a feeling of space to the top floor like a ski chalet. We watched a meteor shower once from inside the house just looking up through the high windows. Spectacular!
For those of you who have been to Hatteras Island, you probably already know that it is the premier destination on the East Coast if you are into fishing, surfing, kitesurfing, windsurfing, beaching, catching rays, kite-flying, sitting by the pool, grilling, shelling, bonfires on the beach (yes it's legal) Or maybe you just want to sit and watch sports or a movie on the HDTV big screen( with a DVD player and VCR )while listening to and looking out over the ocean, or check your e-mail (yes we have wireless!), or simply enjoying the sound of the ocean with a good book. We do all of these things and more in the comforts of a Oceanfront home with virtually all the amenities.
Please call at first number below during the week or second number below on weekends if you have further questions.
Pets are welcome if housebroken and on flea preventative treatment... A $500 damage and cleaning deposit will be required and returned in full if the home is left clean and undamaged. We also require a $200 charge for linen service. Bring towels.
Crossing over the Bonner Bridge onto Hatteras Island you leave the other world behind. We hope your experience is as satisfying as it has been for us.
Bedroom- Queen Deluxe Pillowtop
Bedroom- Queen Deluxe Pillowtop
Bedroom- 2 Singles (both are deluxe pillowtops)
Bedroom- Single over Double Bunkbed (Double is deluxe pillowtop)
Loft- Double Futon
Pool Room- Queen-size Sleep Sofa and single bed
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- Response time:
- within a few hours
- Calendar last updated:
- May 23, 2018
About george yates
Photo of owner and dog and favorite longboard. Great surfing and beach over the dune from the house.
george yates purchased this House in 2001
Why george yates chose Dare County
I have kids and dogs and love the ocean. Hatteras Island has the best beach on the planet! We are right on the oceanfront with great surf right in front.....still safe for kids
What makes this House unique
Fantastic views. Easy walk to beach. Big pool and hot tub. Comfortable beds. We love it. Big high ceilings. Easy bike ride to Dairy queen after dinner. Laid back island living.
Pool / Spa
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 2:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Great views, awesome location
We had a great time in the pool and in general. Plenty of hot water and effective A/C so all were comfortable upstairs. Kids loved the loft. Great location on beach with a nice pool. However, the property needs some TLC. Fridge never got below 47 degrees even in middle of the night - so bring a cooler and ice for milk and meat. We vacuumed out the fridge filters underneath to try and help it along but it was a lost cause. Freezer works fine. Windows were so dirty we decided to Windex them ourselves so we could enjoy the view- not anyone's idea of vacation fun. Shower curtains moldy on bottom edges. First floor room is super musty so no one slept down there. Would stay here again if fridge gets replaced.
We buy all our appliances from Manteo Furniture and they service within usually one days notice. This tenant didn’t even tell us they had a problem with anything until after they moved out ! Same with the complaints about cleaning. Our cleaners are very thorough
and if there is a complaint they will respond within minutes !! I never received a complaint from these renters until this review which we received days after they stayed with us. I don’t know why they didn’t tell me they had a problem until it’s too late for me to do anything about it.
Anyway this is frustrating because we aim to please!
Today I called Manteo Furniture and requested them to check the fridge and I contacted Helping Hands ( our Maintenence and linen service) to check on the other complaints. If the fridge is in need of repair or replacement it will be done I guarantee it! If the place needs extra cleaning it will be done.
If you book with us and have a problem with Anything please call us! Right away. We will make it right!
Perfect OBX place
The house was clean, huge and perfect for a family or 3. On cold days the hot tub is awesome. On warm days the beach and pool are perfect. Surfing, boogie boarding and kite surfing right outside your door. Tons of good fishing too. Right between Nags Head and Hatteras so the drives were easy and scenic for more entertainment.
Beautiful location, confortable house. Absolutely loved the views from the porches.
The kitchen was well stocked with dishes and cookware, beds were comfortable, enjoyed the restaurants in the area- 3 in walking distance. The owner was very responsive to questions.
It is great you enjoyed your stay!
We stayed at "Gone with the Wind" this past week, and had a great vacation. I would highly recommend this home. The positive reviews are accurate. The pictures posted on VRBO do not do the home justice. The fridge was a little sluggish, but don't let that keep you from renting this home. The TV's are all nice, especially the big screen on the third floor. We rented movies from the Red Box at the Dollar General just down the road, and really enjoyed this room on our 2 rainy days.
Home is dog friendly, which made it easy for our 2 dogs to join us. Just one dune and you're on the beach. There's fabulous views from the deck. Hot tub was great too. Pool was closed due to time of year, but it was quite large, and looked like it would be great for a family with kids. (pool was much bigger than homes we have rented in the past). We had a wonderful time and look forward to staying here again.
thanks for the review! Yes the pool is bigger than most. and the location is great.
Hang out and relax with a glass of your favorite adult beverage and have a great view of that beautiful ocean ! Priceless!
Glad you enjoyed your stay.
Had all the amenities I had requested . Kitchen well stocked .
Everything in working order. Parts of the house look much prettier in person . As long as normal maintenance is done on the house this has many rental years left. Kitchen and bathroom on first floor could use uplift. While appliances are not new, they all worked great. The views are amazing . We had a wonderful fall break
We keep up the property and make upgrades each year. Thanks for the review.
There were a couple of items that need repaired or replaced however that did not get in the way of us having a great time. Renting was a breeze. Easy access to the house and the pool was wonderful. Hottub needs some work, but those things happen.
I had read other posts about the fridge. We only put cold items in and didnt overload, it was Wednesday before it stayed below 50°. Might be time to replace. Again, those things happen.
We would stay here again. Thanks for having a place at the beach!
We are getting a NEW Hot Tub this year, for 2018!! The old one has served us well but it is time! Thank You for your review.
Paddleboard surfing,kitesurfing, Kiteflying and sailing, Deep sea and surf Fishing, Shelling (please note that some activities are not available in the off-season)