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Stones Throw Kure Beach - Affordable Luxury (Just Steps to the Beach) WI-FI

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 7) - OCEAN VIEWS ! Just steps to the beach

A 'STONES THROW' FROM BEAUTIFUL KURE BEACH! Literally just steps to the beach & ocean.

Be on the sand in one minute ! See pictures.

Pricing includes the rental, cleaning, and bed linens (renters must bring their own towels). Occupancy tax is in addition to rates shown.

BIKES available for our guests - enough for your WHOLE FAMILY - from small to large - save $$ by not having to rent.

NEWER CONSTRUCTION! - Fresh, Clean, and Well appointed.

Please Note: Stones Throw is a family oriented vacation rental, and we have a 'age 30 and up' policy for our renters.

High Speed WIRELESS INTERNET (Secured) - bring your laptops and other portable devices !

Side-by-side duplex - 3 bedroom, 3 full baths with OCEAN VIEWS just steps from beautiful Kure Beach without the 'ocean front' price!

This is the choice for budget-conscious families with discriminating taste!

Open great room layout for kitchen and living room, featuring large rear decks on two different levels. Outfitted with very upscale beach themed furnishings – this is not your typical beach rental property - This is truly the place to make memories, a new home with new furnishings right at the beach!

Our rental price includes bed linens. Guests must wash the linens before departure, or can bring their own linens with them, and use those.

LOCATED AT G AVENUE, THE BEACH ACCESS IS RIGHT AT THE END OF OUR STREET - SEE PICTURES

Features:

- Washer & Dryer

- Fully equipped Gourmet Kitchen with granite counter tops

- Breakfast island, Stainless appliances

- Coffee maker, blender, and all the tools needed to create great meals!

- Newer King & Queen Beds

- Fully Furnished - including flat panel TV's w/DVD players -

- Two large decks with ocean views – private deck off of the master

- Ample parking for your vehicles (2 inside spaces, plus 2 outside)

- Bed Linens included

- Propane Outside Grill

- BIKES - (enough for your whole family)

- STONES THROW IS A NON-SMOKING HOME

PET POLICY:

- Dogs under 30 pounds will be considered - please email for details & requirements

- ONE dog only per rental week! Owner MUST approve dog - additional $100 pet fee added to rental

- Note that we do not make exceptions to the pet policy above.

Keywords: Duplex, Side by Side, Condo, Vacation Home, Beach House, Ocean View, Vacation Rental, Beach Access, Beach View, Luxury, Beach-Themed, Upscale

More Details

Owner
Craig Douglas
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 16, 2017

About Craig Douglas

We've stayed at many North Carolina destinations, and our location at South Kure Beach is by far our favorite. We chose a location which is south of the pier. It has a small beach town feel, everyone is super friendly, and we have great access to Fort Fisher, the Kure Pier, and Carolina Beach. Our flat roads with sparse traffic are ideal for bicycling, skateboarding, or rollerblading. We're sure that you'll love Stone's Throw too!

Craig Douglas purchased this house in 2009

Why Craig Douglas chose Kure Beach

Kure Beach is the ideal small beach town. We are located in South Kure Beach where the streets are only three deep. This means that the beaches are MUCH less crowded than other neighboring communities. Also, with the building height restriction of 30 feet, the ocean views are much more unobstructed. The beach access is literally just steps away, is right at the end of our street, and you can be on the beach in less than 30 seconds from our house! We are just a short walk to the Kure Beach pier, and just about 3 minutes by car to historic Fort Fisher, and the Southport Ferry. Carolina Beach is just a 5 minute drive away.

What makes this house unique

Our property is recently constructed and has upscale beach themed furnishings. The master suite is very private, and features a private deck, and a large bathroom with Jacuzzi tub. There are decks/balconies on the living room level, and master bedroom level. The kitchen and living room area have a 'great room' feel, which is ideal for entertaining, and re-connecting with family and friends. There is very little traffic on the adjoining streets which are very flat, and ideal for walking or a bike ride. Everyone just loves our gourmet kitchen, and the casual island seating!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had the best vacation that we can remember. We have stayed in vacation homes before, but you do a fantastic job! The fact that you even think to leave a wagon to go to the beach and a propane grill shows that you know how to do this right . We really hope to make that a regular destination for us. Thank you so much for sharing your home. It far exceeded our expectations!
Jul 2010
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North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher
"The Aquarium is a great place for the whole family. Entrance fee is reasonable, and a good ..."
Britt's Donut Shop
"Britts Dounuts - they make donuts the old fashioned way. One dozen is just not enough !"
Ferry to Southport
"Southport ferry - very reasonable fee to get you and your vehicle across to Southport. Visi..."
Kure Beach Fishing Pier
"The pier is open 24/7 during the summer months. A great place to go fishing, and there is a..."
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
"Make sure you catch the fireworks on Thursday night. Also, on Thursday, they have live enter..."
Shuckin Shack
"If you like fried seafood & oysters in a "dive bar" type atmosphere, this is the place to go..."
Jack Mackerel's Island Grill
"Jack Macks - pretty good variety of seafood, and traditional American fare. They have 40% e..."
Fort Fisher Recreation Area
"You have to visit the Fort Fisher beach - it's pristine, and goes on for miles. If you have..."
A & G Barbecue & Chicken
"Real good "no frills" Southern BBQ. The "family packs" are better values for your money."
The Fudgeboat
"On the Carolina Beach boardwalk - a nice selection of Ice Cream and Fudge"
Freddie's Restaurante
"Freddies has good Italian dishes, and GREAT pork chops."
El Zarape
"Good Mexican Food - usually not crowded, and a good selection on the menu."
Joe Eakes Park
"This is a short walk from our house. They have an outdoor dog run which is fenced, some ten..."
Fat Pelican The
"No trip to the beach would be complete without visiting the Fat Pelican. This place rocks !..."
Fort Fisher State Historic Site
Carolina Jeep Rentals
"We highly recommend Carolina Jeep Rentals - Joey & Lauren run a class act business here. Ma..."
Uncle Vinny's Pizzeria Ristorante
"Great Italian food - never had a bad meal there yet. They also have many GLUTEN FREE select..."
Ocean Grill & Tiki Bar
"Go to the Ocean Grill and make sure you check out the Tiki Bar (or as some call it, after to..."
Deck House
"The Deck House is a great restaurant - they have great French Onion soup, and the fried Flou..."
Federal Point Boat Launch - Kure Beach
"Boat launch for boats and Kayaks. Good facility with parking. It's close to the Southport ..."
Island True Value Tackle & Hardware
"Great variety of fishing gear - get your fishing license here. Also, has a hardware store w..."
Seaview Crab Company
"Seaview Crab Comany is the best ! They have a wide variety of fresh seafood for take home t..."
The Ivy Cottage
"The Ivy Cottage / Three cottages is a high end consignment shop with a HUGE variety of items..."
Kayak Carolina Kure Beach
"Kayak adventure for your whole family - even if you are a novice. We highly recommend Angel..."
Freeman Park
"Freeman Park - AKA the "north end". You can drive your 4WD vehicle on the beach. Also, you..."
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Wilmington (ILE)
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Southport
Car: recommended

Fishing at Kure Beach Pier, Minutes to Fort Fisher Historical Area, NC aquarium, Walk to Kure Beach Pier, Close to Southport Ferry, Lifeguard protected Beaches.

Amenities

Kure Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 7 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30 ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Renters must fill in a rental agreement for their rental, provided by owner, and must be returned via email within 24 hrs. Contact info. is required.
  • Pets are NOT allowed without PRIOR approval from the hosts. We only accept ONE dog 30lbs and under. Internal flea meds required, and nails trimmed.
  • Bed linens are provided, but must be washed prior to departure. We do not host any wedding related events (or private events) at our property.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Large master bath with Jacuzzi & His/Hers sinks
    Upstairs Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Off of upstairs bedroom 2
    Downstairs Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Downstairs bathroom off of Kitchen/Great Room - full
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 3 (downstairs) - 1 queen , Downstairs bedroom off of great room/kitchen - full bathroom
    Master Bedroom (upstairs) - 1 king , Full Master Bath with Jacuzzi Tub & His/Hers Sinks & DECK
    Bedroom 2 (upstairs) - 3 twin/ single , One set of bunk beds PLUS a singe - also has full bathroom
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 9 bicycles
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Newer Construction - Upscale Beach Themed Furnishings, BIKES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY, Literally Just Steps to the Beach. Bed Linens included in the price. Guests must wash linens before departure, or can also bring their own. Beach Access directly at end of the street (see pix), Ample Parking in and out, Gourmet Kitchen.

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average rating of 5.0 based on 40 reviews
5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Stones Throw was the cleanest beach rental our family has visited. The beach is a short walk down the street and the location was very family friendly (unlike our experiences at Myrtle Beach). I would recommend this home to anyone and will look forward to staying again in the future.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stones Throw is a beautiful home located so close to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay and hope we can return again next summer. It's a beautiful home within walking distance of the beach and only a short drive to Fort Fisher. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great family vacation!!!

  • 5 of 5

Family vacation at Kure Beach was great!! The property is in great shape and very clean. You are literally right across the street from the beach access! I would defiantly stay here again and would recommend this place to anyone! Thank so much Craig!

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Stones Throw is truly exceptional!!

  • 5 of 5

Stones Throw was exactly what my family and I were looking for! Craig and Cathy's property was exactly as described. The home and property were beautiful! It had everything you can think of to make a family vacation just perfect! Craig and Cathy put forward much effort to ensure that their guests have everything they need for their stay. Everything was so well organized and spotless! All we had to do was unpack and head down to the beach for some much needed fun in the sun! The bikes that are provided were a big hit and the convenience of having the beach, restaurants and activities so close made it easy to make lasting family memories. From beginning to end Craig and Cathy were there with any questions we may have had and gave great tips on restaurants, places to visit and info on the surrounding areas.  Wilmington was an awesome place to visit, so many things to see and do there. The Sunset Cruise on Cape Fear was spectacular!! Thanks for a Wonderful Vacation. We hope to return for a second round in the future. We highly recommend this property to anyone thinking about having a stay at Stones Throw in Kure Beach, NC!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Excellent location

  • 5 of 5

Very nice and very clean. Location was excellent. You can walk to the beach very easy and to the pier and restaurants .

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Beautiful place

  • 5 of 5

It was a great vacation, with great house & beach!

We enjoyed every single moment

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 13.0%

PET POLICY: ONE dog per rental week - $100.00 pet fee applies.
Dog must be 30 LBS or under. PLEASE NOTE THAT WE DO NOT MAKE EXCEPTIONS TO OUR PET POLICY.
Note that you MUST contact owner prior to booking a week with a pet.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.