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OBX Fun House - The Name Says It All

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Bath, (Sleeps 10)

Classic OBX Beach Cottage 2 blocks from beach, walking distance from restaurants and convenience stores. Perfect for families and groups of friends looking for the fun, sun, beach, barbecue, drinks on the deck of an OBX. No smokers and no pets.

Renovated 4 bedroom, 2 bath beach cottage with roomy hot tub. Five minute walk to the beach with direct public access, public shower, and life guard stand. Centrally located near mile post 9 ½ on Wrightsville Boulevard. Direct public beach access at the end of the street is a big plus since access points are about 1/2 mile apart. Public shower at access point. Beachfront hotel has outside bar with live music in summer.

Three upstairs bedrooms and a full bath. Two upstairs rooms are each furnished with a queen sized bed. The third room has two sets of bunk beds. Downstairs has fourth bedroom (queen sized bed) and full bathroom renovated in 2015. Downstairs bedroom is separate living area with its own entrance for privacy. Upstairs layout is open floor plan with fully equipped modern kitchen, breakfast bar and living room are great for hanging out, having fun, and relaxing in the evening. Other features include plenty of covered and double-wide driveway parking for multiple vehicles and small boat, outdoor hot water shower, outside hose, washer and dryer, storage room for beach equipment and toys. The back deck overlooking large grass yard great for barbeques, afternoon drinks, and sitting in the sun.

Keywords: beach house, beach cabin

More Details

Owner
The Fun House Crew
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 23, 2017

Map

There is direct public access at the end of street 2 blocks from the house. Access point has public shower.

Amenities

Kill Devil Hills House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Upstairs full bathroom.
    Outdoor shower hot and cold water - outdoor shower
  • Downstairs bathroom attached to downstairs bedroom and private from rest of the house.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Downstairs
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Upstairs
    Bedroom 2 - 2 bunk bed , sleeps 4 in 2 sets of bunk beds (upstairs)
  • Queen size Beds (3), Bunk Beds two sets (4 beds)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 3 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(25 traveler reviews)

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OBX Fun House - The Name Says It All
average rating of 4.6 based on 25 reviews
4

Quaint, clean beach house that was perfect for three triathletes in town for a race

  • 4 of 5

This is a quaint house close to the beach. Three bedrooms upstairs with one bath. One bedroom downstairs with one bath. There is an outdoor shower and deck. We stayed here the weekend three of us did the Outer Banks Triathlon in Manteo, which is nearby.

The house is clean. There is a kitchen counter with four bar stools, an outdoor deck with seating there. The hot tub was great to relax in after our race. The rooms are small, but for this price and what we were there for were just what we needed. One room has two sets of bunk beds which were perfect for the kids.

The downstairs room and bathroom are only accessible by the outside stairs. Didn't realize this at first, but it wasn't really a problem for us. There is a single TV in the living room with two very comfortable sofas. The entire place is decorated in a great beachy feel. The house has an awesome tree in the front yard. FYI, there was no dishwasher.

To get to the beach was only a short walk. Technically it is two blocks from the beach, but it is really just across the Beach Road (Rt 12) and the block you are on is right at a cross walk leading to a beach access path next to the Ramada.

Everything the owners promised was there. It was easy to check in to and find. While the property is considered Kill Devil Hills, it feels closer to Nags Head, being at MP 9.5 - the McDonalds is a landmark for your turn off of Rt. 158.

We really enjoyed our weekend for the OBX tri and were happy with this house.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house, perfect location

  • 5 of 5

The OBX Fun House was perfectly sandwiched between the beach, MamaKwans, 7 eleven and Harris Teeter. Probably one of the most convenient locations to stay down there. We enjoyed our time and hope to come back next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Perfect for the weekend

  • 4 of 5

This is the perfect house for a weekend at the beach, location is great with tons of food choices and only about a 5 minute walk to the beach access. We were greeted by Kathy who cleans the home and was very welcoming and sociable. We had around 10 people and we weren't on top of each other but I could see it getting a little tight over the course of the entire week. The hot tub was a hit with plenty of room. Mama Kwans was great for food and drinks and is literally in crawling distance (we may have experienced this first hand). Plenty of amenities in the home such as dishes and glass wear. Our only complaints would be that the lock box did not work and the bikes/bogey boards are due for replacement as the tires wouldn't hold air. Overall a great place for a weekend get away.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Place

  • 5 of 5

The OBX Fun House is clean and well maintained. We enjoyed relaxing in the hot tub and grilling on the deck. We had a wonderful time!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

A bit old, but quirky and charming.

  • 4 of 5

The house is a great deal for the price. The appliances work, good yard space, nice hot tub, great A/C, and comfy beds. It's a little old, the kitchen and bathrooms are small and make sure the oven is off all the way because it can be hard to tell. We comfortably fit 9 young adults in the house. The downstairs bedroom is detached and has a separate entrance, and smelled a bit like mildew at first, but it's nice for separating couples. The lockbox door is somewhat sticky and the blinds fall off, but the entrance to the house is lovely and light, with a nice open floor plan and vaulted ceiling. The driveway can fit a lot of cars. Overall a good house, easily one of the best deals at OBX.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fun and relaxation all in one.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent location, plenty of space. This was a great property that for all 8 of us comfortable.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Hot tub service $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
House cleaning $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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