We are very pleased to confirm that Surrey Cottage survived Hurricane Florence with minimal damage and nothing that has impacted our guests. We are very blessed! We have continued rentals since the power was restored and no future rentals should be impacted. Our thoughts and prayers go out to those who have been less fortunate.
We have availability for this Fall and through next summer. Keep your boat or jet skis moored in the back yard dock or use the house kayaks to explore the Intra-Coastal Waterway during your next family reunion this spring or summer. Fishing or crabbing off the dock is also popular while entertaining family and friends and a crab pot and fishing rods are provided. With a large living/dining room, Family Room with Bar and water front Sun room, there is plenty of room to spread out and we have everything you need for a large group.
This home is also ideal for military family groups (being close to Cherry Point Air Force base) and for corporate accommodation. Long term rentals are available off season.
You will love the serene setting surrounded by water and the convenience of docking your boat at the back yard dock, with fish cleaning table, power outlet and running water for your convenience.
The kids will enjoy fishing or dropping the crab pot off the dock, playing on the tree swing or using the basket ball hoop and lawn games.
Watch the boats come and go from the bright sun room or while lounging in one of two shady hammocks near the water. Or you can enjoy the view while riding the cottage bikes to the nearby store. Go for long walks on the beach or travel by boat to visit Cape Lookout, to spot the ponies at Shackleford Banks, or enjoy the aquarium, museums, waterfront shopping and dining in Beaufort, Morehead City, Swansboro or Atlantic Beach.
Surrey Cottage is a popular return destination but we do still have availability. The weather is usually still quite mild on the beautiful Crystal Coast in the fall with fewer crowds and cooler days. Fishermen - October and November are popular fishing months so book now to bring your boat and dock in the back yard.
Surrey Cottage is an exceptional waterfront home ideally situated off the Bogue Sound/ICW on the North Carolina Crystal Coast close to Morehead City, Beaufort, Atlantic Beach and Havelock/Cherry Point. Military families - this is a great holiday getaway for your family reunion. The house is ideal for large family reunions and well positioned to enjoy the local attractions and shops, cinema and outdoor activities. Longer stays are also available for executive/military accommodation off season.
Watch the boats come and go as you sip cocktails in the sun room, while relaxing in the hammocks near the dock or dining under a shady tree. There is a Weber charcoal grill for front or back outdoor dining. An enclosed outdoor cold shower is convenient for a quick cool down or to rinse off after a day on the boat or at the beach. A separate laundry/utility room with large washer and dryer and iron/ironing board keeps sandy towels out of the way.
This is not your average rental! You will find unexpected luxury and plenty of space at an affordable price. Surrey Cottage has been updated with tasteful 'international coastal' furnishings and fixtures including hand woven Indonesian chairs, plush leather couches, oriental rugs and quality bedding. All TV's have been upgraded to flat screen and we have added in the Family Room a new HD 65 inch flat screen TV with HDMI (and Roku available for your Amazon or Netflix Accounts).
The two bedrooms and study/den have queen beds and are comfortably furnished with all necessities, including radio alarm clocks and hair dryers. The luxurious master bath includes jetted tub and shower. A leather sleeper sofa in the living room sleeps two (queen size) and the sectional leather sofa in the family room converts to a second queen sleeper. There are a total of four TV/DVD/VCR combos and a pull-out computer center provides internet access with color printer and all necessary supplies. Wi-Fi is also included so you can work outdoors if necessary and there is a HiFi/CD player in the living room. A portable radio/CD player is available for outdoor use.
This elegant 'home away from home' is unique in that the lawn leads to a private dock on a sheltered canal. Fish off the dock, or there is plenty of room on the front lawn to play volley ball, croquet or just lounge in the hammock. A basket ball hoop and swing are also included. Kayaks are available by arrangement to explore the waterways, and the quiet water view roads are ideal for walks or cycling on the cottage bikes. Nearby Beaufort also has miles of bike trails and boat rentals and boat tours are also available An extensive book, DVD, CD and board game collection is available to our guests in addition to volley ball and croquet.
The cottage is designed with two separate self contained 'suites', making it suitable for two families or for use as one home. All rooms have water views; one suite includes a large bedroom, bathroom, sepaerate outdoor access (via small porch/lania) and family room with breakfast bar/'kitchenette'. The second, larger suite includes kitchen, living/dining area, bedroom and study/den, sun room and bathroom with shower and jetted tub. They can be separated by the interleading door, if preferred.
This is a spacious retreat suitable for entertaining, with room for everyone to spread out and many options indoors and out. It is ideally situated to enjoy the best of the Crystal Coast away from the crowds and long term rentals are available out of season.
Surrey Cottage is in a great destination for fishing, the beach and many water sports - in addition to antiquing, waterfront shopping and visiting the many attractions near popular Morehead City, Atlantic Beach, historic Beaufort and Emerald Isle. There are also several golf courses in Morehead City and surrounding areas for the golfers in your group. We are fortunate to have many returning guests who enjoy the tranquility and comfort of this idyllic spot.
The cottage kayaks are available by arrangement to tour the waterways and enjoy the sound views and bird life - or to spot dolphin if you are lucky! This is also an excellent location for wind surfing and sailing and is an ideal family getaway with bikes, tree swing and basket ball hoop.
Being within a short drive of the Cherry Point base in Havelock, NC and close to the Camp Lejeune base in Jacksonville, this upmarket waterfront home is a great choice to spend precious time at the coast with your military family and friends. It is well suited for holidays, family reunions and wedding parties and with almost 2,000 square ft (cooled/heated) it is perfect for short term executive housing; offering the comfort of home while on contract or relocating.
You will have immediate access to tour the waterways in your boat or the cottage kayaks and you may take advantage of the communial boat slip/marina to conveniently launch your boat. Fishermen - make reservations now for the upcoming season! This is an excellent location for access to deep water fishing and the gulf stream or to bottom fish the Bogue Sound and Crystal Coast waters.
This is a popular destination for family reunions - check out the Reviews to see how other families have enjoyed their stay!
Keywords: Luxurious house, cottage, bungalow, three living areas, waterfront, canal front, deep water dock, off ICW, off Bogue Sound, large lawn with waterside hammocks, near Cherry Point Military Base In Havelock, great for holiday reunions, Special off season rates, Monthly rental available November to May.