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Ocean Front Home W/Pool,Elevator Sleeps 18

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Surf City House Rental Photos and Description

6 Bedrooms 5 1/2 Baths with elevator and private pool

When you finally arrive after your long drive and hundreds of “when are we going to be there?” questions from the back seat, you will immediately down shift to island time. You will leave your worries and concerns at the door as you enter this luxury vacation home.

As you enter the foyer on the ground level,you will have a choice to load the elevator with your luggage and groceries and head upstairs or enter a living space complete with a queen bedroom, full bathroom, kitchen/great room with large screen TV, a daybed/trundle nook and a large pool front patio just outside the ocean front door. This living area is perfect for guests who may have mobility issues or may choose to have more private quarters.

This space also serves as a pool house which conveniently accommodates our guests as they enjoy a beautiful ocean front pool and patio setting. The pool is perfect for our guests to relax, sunbathe, listen to music, enjoy your favorite beverage, read and/or enjoy an afternoon nap. The pool area also has large umbrellas for guests who would like a little shade as they dip their feet into the pool. The patio has swings, a small play set and is securely fenced to keep the young children safe. This is a fabulous location to grill hot dogs, steaks or your fresh catch of the day just outside the patio fence.

On the second level, you will find three bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths and a large game room with two sets of built in bunks with trundles to tuck in six tired little ones at the end of the day. There is large TV and game table for playing cards, board games or leisurly working on a jigsaw puzzle. . this room also has a convenient half bath.

The ocean front master bedroom has a King bed, private bath, TV, a magnificent ocean view and large deck just outside the ocean front door. The deck accomodates those who love the sun as well as those who prefer the shade. The second ocean front bedroom also has a king bed, TV, a beautiful ocean view and access to the ocean front deck, which overlooks the pool. The third bedroom has a set of twin beds. This room is a great space for your younger (or young at heart guests) to watch TV, play games or just find a quiet space away from the crowd. There is also extra room in this space for a pack- n-play or toys.

There is a storage area as you walk into the new playroom.It is great space for towels, toys, books etc that you will not want to misplace. This room also has a large capacity high efficiency washer and dryer which allows our guests to minimize their laundry time.

Our guests will be delighted as they take the steps or elevator to the third level. This main living area has a beautiful new kitchen with granite counter tops and a large island for up to 10 guests to gather. A large dining room table comfortably accommodates another 10 guests. The great room area is beautifully decorated but comfortable. The ocean view is Magnificent !! This is the perfect place to entertain with a large TV and wet bar. The kitchen is well stocked and set up so the chefs can feel part of the party as they prepare anything from a big pancake breakfast, large shrimp boil or Thanksgiving dinner.

There is a nice queen size bedroom and a full hall bath to accomodate guests who may want a quiet room away from the very busy second floor.

A recent addition to this levels is a spacious master suite. There is a sleeping area, a sitting area to relax or to watch the sun set at the end of the day. Our guests will be pampered with a beautiful large master bath with a whirlpool tub, shower, double vanity and a convienient 2nd new efficient washer and dryer. We have also made sure that our guests with mobility issues feel comfortable with oversized doors as well as a couple of safety bars in the bathroom to make this level very handicap friendly

There is a nice sun deck on the upper level .

Lounge chairs and a round table and chairs make this space a perfect place to have early morning coffee while watching the sun rise, observing the children play on the beach, the surfers hang ten or to just day dream as you watch the boats drift by and the dolphin play.

Whether it is a wedding, a reunion, a retreat, special celebration or just vacation with friends, we feel certain our Simply Grand would be the perfect venue.


Please check our other family properties. Together we can accommodate 63 guests.

VRBO # 507890- Beautiful new home just 1/2 block away-Sleeps 12, VRBO # 324172- Just 1/2 mile away-sleeps 18, and VRBO # 303695- Beautiful Oceanfront just 1/2 mile away- sleeps 13.

Keywords: Ocean Front Home

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  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Babs wagner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
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Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2016
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Exceptional! 5/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

Ocean Front Home W/Pool,Elevator Sleeps 18
average rating of 5.0 based on 36 reviews

You Won't Want To Leave!

  • 5 of 5

This is a dream ocean-front home – and it feels like a home, not a rental. The owner has decorated it so well, color-coordinating rooms and keeping such a light family friendly atmosphere you will pick up creative decorating ideas to take home, as well as fantastic memories of your stay. There is so much room but it just somehow all comes together. Plenty of space to spread out in all the rooms but also enough large entertaining areas, both inside and out, that you will never find all the wonderful places to sit and enjoy this gem. The balconies overlook the clean pool (with plenty of pool toys for the kids) as well as the ocean right outside your many windows. The extra deck just before the beach is a great place to watch everyone play in the sand without having to get full of it yourself – unless you want to, and who wouldn’t? The kayak provided hours of fun in the surf for young and old alike, the boogie boards got a lot of use, and at the end of the day our large extended family relaxed inside with so many choices of entertainment options – or just sit quietly and listen to the waves. Yes, this place is magical and we are so pleased we were able to enjoy it! We plan to visit again – and again! You will, too.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Beach Home

  • 5 of 5

The owners are wonderful, caring people who are willing to go the extra mile for anyone. Their home(and it is a home not just a beach house)was a wonderful place to spend a week. Great oceanfront location with all the comforts of home and amenities you want/expect at the beach! It was clean, light and airy and decorated with a soothing beach theme throughout with personal touches that made it seem like home. We enjoyed being able to walk to a grocery store, other stores and restaurants and always felt safe doing so even at night. Our view from the home was great and the beach was easily accessible by oceanfront stairs. If it was windy, you could use the pool area and still hear the ocean. The swing on the middle deck was a great reading hideout. There were various living areas so if you are traveling with a large group you would never feel crowded yet the kitchen/dining area are large enough to fit a crowd comfortably as well during mealtimes. This was our first visit to the Surf City/Topsail area and the central location for us to explore both the north and south part of the island as well as Wilmington and Wrightsville Beach was great! Thank you again for sharing your well kept, beautiful beach home with us!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family Vacation :)

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely home..... every bit as nice as described. And the Wagner family is so nice. Our group ranged from a 74 yo grand-paw to a 6 week old baby.... 6 kids....1 Teen,...1 College age + moms/dads, aunts, uncles... The home was spacious. Comfortable beds... The elevator was wonderful. Bunk-beds perfect for the little ones. The pool... just awesome (the kids loved night swimming). And the beach just steps away.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Horseheads, NY

Our 5th year at this property

  • 5 of 5

Since we discovered this property, we can't imagine staying anywhere else. Each year we discover improvements. This year was the deck stairs to the beach and many new beach chairs. We each have our favorite spot. Mine is the middle deck, shade, a breeze, comfortable beach lounge in the morning. In the evening we enjoyed the beach walks and the upper deck. The pool is wonderful, clean and sparkling. Toys for all ages. The hammock always has someone in it. The kitchen has everything you can want to cook. All appliances are up to date. We appreciate the seating, room for everyone. We all loved being able to walk to everything we wanted. (After 12-14 hour trips). The property was clean and ready to receive us. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Our Annual Beach Trip!

  • 5 of 5

We were so thrilled to come across this listing three years ago and had high expectations upon arrival. And did they deliver? Yes, and then some. We travel with several families - kids ranging from newborn to 4 years old. A well kept, stocked home with room to breathe as well as comforts for new parents (gates, toys, swing, and floats). We spent the a.m. hours on the beach and enjoyed the pool in the afternoon. Amazing location: walkable to restaurants, grocery, park, and bars. Plus, private walk to the beach!!! You can not beat that. They made our crazy, fun trip so easy! We are excited to visit once again this next year. Thank you for sharing your home, Babs! The memories will last a lifetime.

Side Note: Amazing "walkable" dinners to include 1)farm to table "Bistro at Just Baked" and 2) Big Daddy's po-boys!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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All the comforts of home!

  • 5 of 5

This home exceeded our expectations. It is beautifully decorated, clean, and has perfect amenities to ensure we enjoyed our stay. The elevator was so convenient to transport luggage as well as getting my aunts from one floor to another. The layout of the home was perfect. No matter the age of those traveling in your group there is space for everyone. Each floor had a spacious deck, but we spent our time on the upper deck enjoying sunrise, sunset, and ocean views. The fact that we were only steps from the beach and had a private pool was just an added plus. The main kitchen was beautiful and well stocked. This home is close to restaurants ( although we enjoyed cooking in most of the time) and near quaint little specialty shops as well as larger shops for those perfect gifts. This was a beautiful home and we truly enjoyed our stay. We can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Surf City House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nov 1 2016 - Mar 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Spring
Mar 26 2017 - May 18 2017
4 night minimum stay
May 19 2017 - Jun 9 2017
4 night minimum stay
Peak Summer
Jun 10 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $600
Cleaning $250
Tax Rate 12.75%

Linens available for an additional fee. Please contact Sweet Dreams Linens

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Surf City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Large Master Bathroom w/Washer and Dryer-Upper Level
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Hall Bath-Upper Level
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Oceanfront King Room Private Bath-Middle Level
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Hall Bath-Middle Level
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private Bath/Pool Level-Lower Level
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , Middle Level Bunkroom Half Bath
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Suite Upper Level
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Upper Level
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Oceanfront with private bath-Middle Level
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Oceanfront-Middle Level
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Set of Twin Beds-Middle Level
    Bunk Area - 6 bunk bed , Built-in Bunks and Trundles-Middle Level
    Bedroom 6 - 1 queen , Private Room with private bath on lower Level
  • King size beds (3), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Bunks/Daybed/Trundles (8)
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
There is a 2nd Kitchen on the Ground Level as well as a full bath. This area also serves as a pool house setting. It is located inside and just outside is the ocean front pool and patio.

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