8BR (4 King) Oceanview, Elevator, Private Heated Pool(70 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
8 Bedrooms, 6.5 Baths, Sleeps 20 in beds
The main living room has a 70-inch LED Internet-connected Smart TV. In November 2016, we upgraded the 2nd living room to a 65-inch Smart TV. All 8 bedrooms have flat screen HD TVs, several of which are Smart TVs. An elevator serves every floor (not the case in all houses with elevators). The house has wifi through Time Warner's Ultimate 300 Internet with speeds up to 300Mbps so you can stay connected. There are ceiling fans and tile floors throughout, and a fully stocked kitchen with quartz countertops and a double oven.
Wrap-around decks on each level have tables and chairs and offer great views of the ocean and sound. This house is ideal for large family gatherings, multi-family vacations, and church retreats.
What to Bring: A complete linen package is provided for all of our Summer guests. In the off-season, the linen package is available for $350. We do not provide beach towels or other beach gear. However, you can pack a little lighter, as we provide an all-terrain Radio Flyer wagon, Wheeleez Beach Cart, and rolling cooler for transporting kids, beach chairs, and beverages, respectively, to and from the beach.
Amenities: The house has a private pool which can be heated for a surcharge of $40/day or $250/week.
The pool area has reclining lounge chairs for sunbathing, as well as two tables and non-reclining chairs for pool-side dining. We provide a number of pool toys and floats. The outdoor shower features two shower heads each with hot and cold water, as well as Poly-wood decking (no splinters).
In addition to a collection of Blue-ray DVDs, the house has a Netflix account which can be accessed via the Smart TVs.
The large kitchen is well stocked with service for 20. It is equipped with stainless steel appliances, including smooth-top 5-burner stove, double oven, microwave, toaster oven, 2 coffee makers, Keurig, Ninja blender, dishwasher, and refrigerator/freezer with ice maker and filtered water. There are plenty of pots, pans, casserole dishes, mixing bowls, muffin pans, etc. Several guests have commented that this kitchen is better stocked than theirs at home.
The house is also equipped with a stackable washer and dryer, as well as an iron and ironing board. There is a clothes line in the carport for hanging wet beach towels and bathing suits.
Recreation: Of course, the main attraction is the beach and building sand castles and collecting shells. Our house also has its own private pool (can be heated for a surcharge of $40/day or $250/week). On the island, there is a miniature golf course and tennis courts. You can also rent bicycles or charter a fishing trip. The Museum of Coastal Carolina is also located on the island.
Just off the island, you can find go-cart racing and more miniature golf. Silver Coast Winery is only 15 minutes from the island and offers tours and tastings. Myrtle Beach is only 45 minutes away and has everything from water parks to outlet malls to the NASCAR Speedpark. It is also home to the Myrtle Beach Pelicans, the World Champion Chicago Cubs'' Class A minor league baseball team.
We are at the end of a lightly traveled street, so bike riding is a safe activity. Inside, there are toys and board games and a PlayStation 3.
There are many great golf courses within 15 minutes and over 100 in a 40 mile radius of OIB.
Restaurants: There are a number of restaurants on the island, and more on the mainland. We do have a few favorites. For dinner, Roberto's, just off the island, is our favorite. The Bang-Bang Shrimp makes a great appetizer. The fish is always fresh and the pasta dishes are hard to beat. The pizza is so good we often have them prepare 2 that we freeze and bring home. Roberto's also has a full bar.
Calabash, the 'Seafood Capital of the World,' is only 6 miles from OIB. For dinner, we love The Boundary House. Capt. Nance's offers the typical fried fish, shrimp and hush puppies, and the prices are decent.
For breakfast, we like Sarah's in Sunset Beach. Our other favorite is the Purple Onion Cafe in Shallotte which has giant pancakes, blueberry biscuits and fantastic raspberry croissants. If you need a caffeine fix, OIB Surf and Java is just off the island and Jumpin Java is in Shallotte, and both have coffee, baked goods and smoothies. We recently stopped by The Filling Station in Shallotte and got some very good donuts.
Always fun are The Giggling Mackerel with its rooftop Tiki Bar and Sharkey's, both on the island just before the bridge. The Sugar Shack is highly regarded for its Jamaican cuisine, but call ahead because it is usually crowded.
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Member since: 2009
- 3150 sq. ft.
- Elevator : Elevator serves all floors.
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Limited Accessibility:
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 20
- Top floor Master has King bed with ocean views, sitting area, deck access to both ocean and sound sides, large private bath with double vanity, tiled tub and separate tiled shower, walk-in closet, and 46-in LG TV with BlueRay DVD. Second Floor Master has ocean view, King bed, private bath with tub/shower and double vanity, deck access, and flatscreen TV. Bedroom 3 on second floor has ocean view, King bed, private bath with tub/shower, and flatscreen TV. Bedroom 4 on second floor is a kids' bunk room with built-in double bunks and flatscreen TV. Bedroom 5 has ocean view, King bed, deck access, flatscreen TV, shares Jack-n-Jill with Bedroom 7. Bedroom 6 on first floor has ocean view, Queen bed, flatscreen TV and private shower-only bath. Bedroom 7 on first floor is kids' bunkroom with twin over full and shares Jack-n-Jill bath with bedroom 5. Bedroom 8 on first floor is a Queen and has sound view, flatscreen TV and private shower-only bath. The 2nd floor living room has a futon....moreless
Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- The top floor master bathroom has a tiled shower and separate bath tub. It also has a double vanity and a walk-in closet. A private, heated double outdoor shower with changing area is located just outside of the pool area. We find this is convenient for rinsing off after returning from the beach and showering after a dip in the pool. The elevated flooring is made of poly-wood, so no splinters....moreless
- A full linen package will be provided for all of our Summer guests. This includes sheets & pillowcases for all beds; 2 bath towels, 1 hand towel, and 1 washcloth for each guest; bathmats; and kitchen towels. In the Spring and Fall, the pool can be heated for a surcharge of $40/day or $250/week. The pool area has reclining (flat) lounge chairs for sunbathing, non-reclining chairs, and a table with umbrella. There is also a patio table and chairs for dining by the pool. We provide a number of kids' floats for the pool. The second and third level decks also have tables and chairs for outdoor dining or relaxing. In 2013, we added a 70-inch LED Smart TV to the main living room. In 2016, we put a wall-mounted 65-inch LED Smart TV in the 2nd floor living room. We have a house Netflix account, PS4 gaming console in the 2nd floor living room, and USB chargers in the bedrooms. We are also adding new pool furniture for summer 2017....moreless
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- DVD Player:
- Games For Kids
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Game Console:
- Video Games:
- Video Library:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Sight Seeing
- Beach View:
- Near The Ocean:
- Ocean View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
Central A/C with separate thermostat controls for all 3 floors. All three A/C units were newly installed in June, 2014. In June 2016, we installed ecobee3 electronic thermostats on all 3 levels....moreless
- Alarm Clock
- Broadband Access:
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Covered Parking:
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
Central heating with separate thermostat controls for all 3 floors. Electric furnace was newly installed in June, 2014. In June 2016, we installed ecobee3 electronic thermostats on all 3 levels....moreless
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Living Area
Newly remodeled main living room with seating for 10. Vizio 70' LED Smart TV with Netflix and BluRay DVD. Bluetooth soundbar for streaming music from your iPhone/iPad. Separate 2nd LR for the kids....moreless
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Water Cooler
- Wireless Internet:
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Lobster Pot
- Pantry Items:
LG French-door refrigerator with filtered water dispenser and ice maker. The house also has a 2nd full-size refrigerator as well as a beverage refrigerator located in the 2nd floor living room....moreless
- Deck / Patio:
- Large Cooler
- Outdoor Grill:
- Outdoor Grill Gas
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Mar 1 - Jun 2, 2017
2 night min stay
Jun 3 - Aug 26, 2017
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Labor Day 2017
Sep 1 - Sep 4, 2017
3 night min stay
Sep 5 - Nov 21, 2017
2 night min stay
Nov 22 - Nov 26, 2017
4 night min stay
Nov 27 - Dec 21, 2017
2 night min stay
Dec 22 - Jan 1, 2018
7 night min stay
Jun 2 - Aug 25, 2018
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $750
- Tax Rate 12.75%
Cleaning fee of $180 added for stays less than 3 nights. Pool can be heated for an additional fee of $40/day or $250/week. Pool heat is included for holiday rentals. For Summer 2017 guests, we will be providing a full linen package for our guests (sheets, pillowcases, towels, bathmats). For all guests, we stock the house with hand soap, laundry detergent, toilet paper, dishwasher detergent, etc.
Owner's cancellation policy:
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This wonderful house is located at family-friendly Ocean Isle Beach, NC. OIB is at the southern-most part of the North Carolina coast, about 40 minutes south of Wilmington. While OIB is a quiet, family beach, the tourist attractions of Myrtle Beach are just 40 minutes to the south. Our house is located on the desirable west end of the island, where the beach is wider but generally less crowded. Public beach access is about 1/2 block from the house.
Golf: There are over 30 championship courses within a 10 mile radius of Ocean Isle Beach, and another 75 courses located within a 30 mile radius. Top rated courses include Sea Trail, The Pearl Golf Links, Tigers Eye, Marsh Harbour, Thistle Golf Club, Brunswick Plantation, Angels Trace, and Oyster Bay Golf Links.
Sea Trail was named to Golf World magazine's 50 Best list for 2009, a list that includes Pebble Beach, Pinehurst, Innisbrook and Doral. It was also named the Top Golf Resort in the South for 2013.
In Golf Digest's 'Best Places to Play' rankings, The Pearl - East Course received 4 stars and the West Course 4.5 stars.
There are 6 local courses that have recently been on the Golf Digest Top 100 Public Courses list: The Dunes, Tidewater, Grande Dunes, TPC of Myrtle Beach, and two at Barefoot Golf Club (Fazio and Dye courses).
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: My wife and I, along with our sisters, bought this house in July, 2009. Across 4 families, we have 8 children ranging from 15 years to a 3-yr old -- and the first 7 are all boys! We are avid sports fans, and represent Bruins (Belmont U.), Demon Deacons (Wake Forest), and two breeds of Bulldogs (Georgia and Mississippi State). (Please don't hold any of these affiliations against us!) We live in Athens, GA with the others currently residing in Atlanta and Huntsville, AL. Since July 2009, many family vacations have been spent here making improvements. We have enjoyed Thanksgiving and Christmas with extended family at this house, so we know that it accommodates large groups well. We hope that our guests enjoy it as much as we do. Because we have young children, we have tried to make it as kid-friendly as possible, and to provide several things not found in most rentals: a portable crib, full-sized high chair, safety gate, cabinet locks, pool floats and wagons. Our hope is that these items will allow our guests with young children to pack lighter.
Why the Owner Chose Ocean Isle Beach, NC, USA:
We love this house because of the size. We used to have to spread out across 2 houses, but the 8 bedrooms allow our entire family to all be under the same roof. It is so relaxing to enjoy breakfast on the deck while taking in the fantastic ocean view. And the house is so close to the beach that we were able to sell our golf cart.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Several features set our house apart from most of the others at OIB. First, it is close to the beach and has a great ocean view. The elevator is helpful for bringing in luggage and groceries, and also for the family members who have trouble with stairs. It is one of only a handful of houses on OIB that has a private heated pool. Finally, the house has 8 bedrooms, including 4 king suites.
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Links to more information:
8 BR Ocean View House with Wrap-around Decks & Elevator Service to All Levels
New wall-mounted 70-inch LED Smart TV in spacious main living room
Christmas at OIB
New cooktop with double oven, 2 coffee makers, Keurig, and Ninja blender
2nd Floor Living Room with 65" Smart TV, new PlayStation4, and futon
2nd Floor King Bedroom with Ocean View and Private Bath
1st Floor King Bedroom with Ocean View, Deck Access and Private Bath
1st Floor Queen Bedroom with Sound View and Private Bath
Private Pool (can be heated for surcharge) - Plenty of lounge chairs
3rd Floor Deck with Sound View
View of the Sound and Intracoastal Waterway from the front decks
Santa and his helpers vacation at Ocean Isle Beach!
View of the Atlantic Ocean from the top floor deck.
2nd view of spacious top floor living room with 70-inch LED Smart TV
Fully equipped kitchen with new quartz countertops and back splash.
3rd Floor King Master Suite with Ocean View, Large Private Bath and Deck Access
2nd Floor King Bedroom with Ocean View, Deck Access, and Private Bath
2nd Floor Kids' Bunk Room with Trapeze Bed (Twin over Full) and Futon
1st Floor Queen Bedroom with Ocean View, Deck Access and Jack-n-Jill Bath
1st Floor Kids' Bunk Room with Sound View and Jack-n-Jill Bath
Poly-Wood Deck Furniture - Great place for oceanview dining!
Sunset view from our decks
Public Beach Access (No Stairs) 200 Yards from the House
Santa and his helpers enjoying the heated pool in September!
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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