As you drive over the swing bridge onto Topsail Island, you will immediately downshift to island time. Surf City is the heart of the island but still far from the maddening crowd. Within a mile of this luxury home you will find many fine shops, restaurants, bars, fresh fish markets, fishing pier, parks, playgrounds, public boat ramps, grocery store, and rental shops for surfboards, bikes, kayaks, etc. Although the home is newly furnished with the luxury of upgraded appliances, house wares, furniture, and bedding you will find this home comfortable and very family friendly.
As you drive is the driveway, you will begin to experience the convenience of a luxury home that has everything. You will find adequate parking the 4-5 cars. Next, you will discover a well stocked courtesy closet containing 6 beach chairs, children sand toys, ladder golf, beach ball, corn-hole game, gas grill, and storage space for golf clubs, fishing gear, beach umbrellas, etc. As you venture a few steps closer to the ocean you will find a large enclosed hot/cold shower to rinse the sand after a wonderful day at the beach. You will also find a small recreation area with children swings, hammock and the infamous 'Surf City Ring Toss Game'. This area is also great spot to safely grill you fresh catch of the day.
As you enter the home on the ground, you will have the option to take the stairs or the private elevator to the living areas of the home. You may also choose to load suitcases, bags, groceries, etc. into the elevator and send them up ahead of you.
On the second floor you will find three bedrooms, two full baths, and laundry facilities. The 'Simple Serenity Master Bedroom' is decorated with elegant black furniture and accented in soothing blues and whites. It has a king size bed, wall mounted 32' flat panel television, private bath with double sinks and oversize tub, a private deck with lounge chairs, an incredible ocean view and the sounds of the sea to lull you to sleep. The second bedroom is the 'Watercolor Room'. It has cozy twin beds and gives the peaceful easy feeling that may invite an afternoon nap or an hour with a good book. The third and most exciting bedroom is called 'Surf City Here We Are'. It has twin over full bunk beds with a trundle bed, a flat paneled TV with built in DVD player, a child closet stocked with books, games, and toys. There is a small private deck with two chairs. This room is decorated in a cute surf theme and will sure to be a hit with our younger ( or older but young at heart) guests.
The third floor is Beach Living At It's Very Best! You will enjoy a spacious open living, dining, kitchen area with a magnificent ocean view. The kitchen features granite counter tops, stainless appliances and well stocked with all new dining, cooking, and serving pieces. The living area is beautifully decorated with soothing blues and yellows. There is a large 47' flat panel wall mounted HD television, a Blue Ray DVD player, a game table to enjoy board games, cards, or a jigsaw puzzle, and a selection of 'take one - leave one' books. For those guest who feel the need to be connected to the outside world, we offer wireless accessibility throughout the home. Just outside the ocean side door is a deck with rockers and furniture to enjoy the wonderful view and sounds of the sea. The 'Sweet Dreams and Sunset Bedroom' with private bath is also on this second floor. It has a queen bed, flat panel television with built in DVD player and a private deck to view the sunset at the end of your restful day.
The lucky guests who will climb the steps to the 'Sweet Dreams & Sunrise Suite' will never want to leave. The early sunrise view from the private deck is spectacular. In addition, the opposite window view of the inter-coastal waterway is a perfect spot to see the sun set at the end of the day and to get a glimpse of the boats as they sail north and south. The cheery decor in this queen size bedroom, flat panel TV/DVD, and personal coffee pot makes this room a total vacation retreat.
You will find plenty of surfing in Surf City. You can try your hand at catching a wave on a short/long board, kite-board, paddle-surf board, skim board or just enjoy watching the many adventurous water sport activities. For those guests who are not quite ready to 'hang ten', there are numerous golf courses, tennis courts, an island long bike lane, kayaking, deep sea fishing excursions, site seeing and party cruises, and 26 miles of beach to just stroll, dolphin watch, sunbath, ride the waves, or hunt for beautiful sea shells and sharks teeth. We feel certain that your visit to Simply Grand II will be both simply enjoyable and luxuriously grand.