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Waterfront Family Vacation Getaway with Great Beach

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Last updated: 04/11/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:12
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:5
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-12)

The Ward House and A-Half is an ideal family vacation get-a-way. Plenty of room to stay out of each others way. 200 feet of water frontage with a natural sand beach and swim dock. If you are an early riser you will see eye catching sunrises. The patio near the beach provides a lovely shaded area for watching the boaters and water skiers.

For your comfort the House and A Half contains up to 5 bedrooms, 5 baths, 2 kitchens, 2 dens, sun room, 2 family rooms and an outdoor living area.

There is plenty of room outdoors for recreation.


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Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 30%
Calendar last updated: 04/11/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 12
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms


  • Books:

    Many books and wonderful reading 'nooks'...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Several board games for children and adults. Cards...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    None available at this time but internet sites are 3 miles away at the Food Lion Shopping Center...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Three TVs, one small one in a bedroom...moreless

  • Toys:

    Indoor toys for children and beach toys are both available. Croquet and corn hole games also...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Library:

    Children's and adult movies available...moreless


  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing


  • Dining:

    Both kitchens have adjacent decks with patio tables and chairs...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Circular drive with additional pull offs for parking...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer and Dryer in main house only, a Maytag stack unit that uses high efficiency detergent. Some is available...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Electric skillet, crockpot, microwave...moreless

  • Dishwasher:


  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Two complete kitchens, one with a gas stove and one with electric stove...moreless


  • Bicycles:

    Miles of country roads to ride....moreless

  • Boat:

    Covered boat slip with lift. Boat is not provided. Paddleboat available for guests. Marina is nearby....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Two decks on the house and A-Half, A covered breezeway and a shaded deck close to the beach....moreless

  • Golf:

    Lake Gaston Golf Club is two miles from house. A nice 18 hole course....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Two kayaks but tenant must provide their own lifejackets...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Large lawns both on waterfront and on street side of house. Horse shoe pit on waterfront. Shady hammock site....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    One outside of each kitchen....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


Write a review 4.8
from 5 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Apr 16 - May 14, 2017
7 night min stay

May 21 - Jun 11, 2017
7 night min stay

Peak Season
Jun 18 - Aug 6, 2017
7 night min stay

After Season
Aug 13 - Oct 15, 2017
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning $200
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 6%

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/11/2017
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Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 30%
Calendar last updated: 04/11/2017

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  • Natural sandy beach view

    Natural sandy beach view

  • View from street

    View from street

  • Sunroom


  • Swim pier and boathouse view from Lanai

    Swim pier and boathouse view from Lanai

  • Waterfront view of lake house

    Waterfront view of lake house

VRBO #341353

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Thursday, April 20, 2017

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