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OCEANSIDE FEATURING 4 BEDROOMS, PRIVATE SWIMMING POOL, HOT TUB & DOG FRIENDLY

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,019 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Sleeps 10

Whales are known to teach, learn, cooperate and are involved in social conduct, emotions, judgment, and theory of mind. It is thought that only one hemisphere of the whale's brain sleeps at a time, so that they rest but are never completely asleep.

Rest, relax and rejuvenate at “Whale Watch West” and wrap yourselves with a warm, welcoming atmosphere and creative design. Awesome decks provide an advantage to choose whether to sunbathe or be “made in the shade”.

Positioned on a corner lot, only 450 feet to the beach, lovely juniper interiors, panoramic ocean views and four comfortable bedrooms will only add to your contentment.

Socialize, soak and soothe tense muscles in the 6 person hot tub before an evening of entertainment from your satellite TV, video library, adult/kids books or various board games.

This home is a perfect selection for 2 families and Fido too!

PROPERTY BEDDING: 2 QUEENS, 4 TWINS, 2 ROLL-AWAY BEDS.

TOP LEVEL:

Kitchen,

Dining Area,

Living Area,

Full Bathroom.

MID LEVEL:

Northeast Bedroom with Queen,

Northwest Bedroom with Twins,

Full Hall Bath,

Southeast Bedroom with Queen,

Southwest Bedroom with Twins,

Full Hall Bath,

Laundry Closet with Washer and Dryer,

Sitting Room.

GROUND LEVEL:

Storage,

Entry.

More Details

Property Manager
Owner / Property Manager
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within 12 hours
Calendar last updated:
July 18, 2017

Amenities

Whalehead Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2019 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Leisure Activities:
  • horseshoes
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

OCEANSIDE FEATURING 4 BEDROOMS, PRIVATE SWIMMING POOL, HOT TUB & DOG FRIENDLY
average rating of 4.368421 based on 19 reviews
Hampton, VA
5

Our favorite getaway place

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Our 11th year at Whale Watch West; we'll be back again next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals
Owner's Response: Dear Bob, Thank you for taking the time to review WHALE WATCH WEST! I'm certain, after 11 years, you had a wonderful time! We'll see you in year 12.
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Springfield, Va
4

Whalewatch West Review

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was adequately helpful.

The vacation rental was somewhat dirty.

I was very happy with the location.

I was satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I do not recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We have rented for 50 years on the Outer Banks. This experience was average in comparison to past rentals. Some minor and major improvements are needed. There are urine stains on the top floor and steps. The furniture is extremely dated. The overall cleanliness inside was almost below average. Coffee pot small and broken. Plumbing leaking under carport and house from bathrooms. Pool gate was dragging on hinges.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals
Owner's Response: Dear Susan Thank you for reviewing Whale Watch West. I have shared your concerns with the homeowner and she has already begun correcting the items mentioned. We are certain you will find this great OBX vacation home warm and inviting on your next visit.
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4

Whale Watch West

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was more than happy with the location.

I was satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Second year renting this house. We had a great time.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals
Owner's Response: Dear Dennis, We are pleased to hear you had a great time! Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals hopes to see you again next year for your third time here!
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5

Our annual chance to run away from home

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Goofing off, scenery, room for visiting friends and family, good food, aaahhhh!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals
Owner's Response: Dear Bob, It is great to read about how much you enjoyed your vacation at WHALE WATCH WEST! This is a super popular home with a great private pool which everyone just loves. We look forward to seeing you again next summer.
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1

A ruined vacation :-(

  • 1 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was more than helpful.

The vacation rental was clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was somewhat dissatisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I do not recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Our second full day in the house the A/C went out upstairs and the temperature inside the house reached 90 degrees. The next day 96 degrees inside the house. The HVAC tech said the unit was way too inefficient for the home and made it sound like the owners had been putting off having it replaced for a while. Rental company finally agreed to move us out of the house after we made several phone calls (A/C was out in the upstairs of that home too! That's another story) Very frustrating "vacation". The house needs a lot of updating and work. The gutter on the main deck was partially broken off and was lying on the floor of the deck. Water damage stains on the carpet in one of the bedrooms. The two smaller deck railings felt very loose and unsafe.I'm not the type to write negative reviews but I would never suggest this home to anyone!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals
Owner's Response: Dear Leigh Ann, We sincerely apologize for the HVAC issues you had to deal with. The unseasonable temperatures took their toll on many a/c units on the beach during the same week. We have already shared your concerns with the homeowner who is addressing them already.
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5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Love this house and it's location. We come here every summer and it feels like we are coming home when we arrive.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: Carolina Shores Vacation Rentals
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