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Swinkels 4th Back from Ocean, Ocean and Sound Views Pets Ok

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay nights

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About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Steps from the ocean and sound you will find Swinkels, a charming one family cottage with a reverse floor plan. The lower level features two bedrooms with queen size beds and one with bunkbeds, a full bath and laundry area with full size washer and dryer. On the upper level is a great room with fabulous panoramic views of Hatteras Island, a well stocked kitchen new additions include an over the oven microwave and a Keurig single cup coffee brewer. With breakfast bar, large dining table, living area and half bath. Living area also has a 40' flatpanel HD TV surround sound, DVD/VHS library and pull-out sleeper sofa with queen size bed.

Outside facing the ocean is a 8x24 foot deck excellent for sunbathing by day and stargazing at night. Soundside has a screened in porch with picnic table perfect for dining and watching those incredible Pamilco Sound sunsets. Off the screened in porch is a small cozy deck just right for couples.

Ground level has covered parking, enclosed shower with hot and cold water, fish cleaning table with water and BBQ area with decking and seating.Bed linens are included all beds will be made upon arrival. Towels are not included.

Towels as well as other concierge style services can be provided by Shore Details our property manager.

Keywords: oceanside/ oceanview,soundview

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Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2016

About The Owner

I have been coming to Hatteras Island since the 1970's. I am an avid surfer and fisherman. My wife and I spent our honeymoon in Frisco and have shared 20 plus years of family vacations here ever since.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 2003

Why The Owner chose Hatteras Island

Location, location, location.

Frisco is the perfect spot, remote yet accessible. The beaches are some of the most beautiful and never seem crowded, even at the height of the summer season.

What makes this cottage unique

Our home is just a minutes walk to the ocean. With decks on both sides you can enjoy sunrises over the ocean and sunsets over the sound.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

Swinkels 4th Back from Ocean, Ocean and Sound Views Pets Ok
average rating of 4.9268293 based on 41 reviews

Nice getaway for a great price!

  • 4 of 5

We (family of 4 including 2 college-aged kids) stayed at Swinkels for Thanksgiving 2016 and had a great, relaxing time. The place was clean and the kitchen was well-stocked with dishes and pots/pans. The walk to the beach was short and pleasant (although you must be careful of the sand spurs if you have dogs). The location, while away from busy Nags Head, is right on the main street and the cars zoom by. One suggestion would be to fence in the yard for pets (or small children) because of the traffic. All in all, Dennis was great to work with and I would absolutely recommend this place!

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved Swinkels!

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful time at Swinkels Place. Great location, great rental. Would love to go back~ clean, well-maintained, great customer service! Thanks to Dennis for allowing us to stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great accomidation at a great price!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home because it looked to have everything we needed, at a great location away from all the hustle and bustle, and came at a incredibly fair price compared to many other homes we looked at. The house has everything you need. It looked to have just had the carpet and flooring replaced recently and was very clean. The beach is just a short walk away, but honestly you can hop in the car and have your pick of any strand of beach alone the OBX in just moments as well. If you are looking for a nice accomidation away from it all at the OBX at a very affordable price, I would not hesitate to book this home!

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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It was great!!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at the Swinkels was wonderful!! It was a short walk or drive to the beach! It was a great location out and away from all the noise but close enough to grocery stores and the Avon pier. The only thing I didn't like was when we were leaving the cleaning ladies were at our house at 10, and we didn't have to leave until 11. It just made us feel rushed to get out of there. Other than that, the house was perfect.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Great stay for a great price!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at Swinkels in early May and really enjoyed our visit. We were looking for a rental close to the beach that allowed dogs. This property was perfect for us. It was clean, very spacious, and would be great for a small family. It has something for everyone, with a nice TV room, a screened in porch, and two open air decks that are great for relaxing in the evening or catching some rays in the morning. It is an easy walk to a beautiful beach. Booking was very easy and Dennis was great at responding to our questions quickly. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: May 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Quiet Laid Back Home

  • 5 of 5

Swinkels was a very good property for our family and pets. It was close to the necessaries but farther from the hustle of the main tourist area. We rode the ferry, went to the marina to see daily catches, and just enjoyed to quiet location. The house had everything we needed for the week. It was kept in good condition and close to the beach. We hope to be back soon!

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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Rates & Availability

Frisco Cottage Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 12.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)
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Frisco Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Free Long Distance
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , toilet and sink
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
screened in porch outdoor shower w/h&c water fish cleaning table w/water

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