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Fall is a great time at the Beach!

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2000 sq ft House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10-15)

Welcome to Catie's Cove!!! Enjoy a spacious 2000 square feet beachfront luxury home on prime beach. Surf City’s beach is just off your own deck and the fishing pier is only a few minutes stroll away! With no streets between you and the sand, this is beach living at its best!

Catie’s Cove, which is named after one of our twin daughters, offers 3 very generous bedrooms stylishly furnished and over 2000 square feet of relaxation space, you and your group will find your vacation actually more enjoyable because our home is larger than most of the 4 bedroom houses (and even some of the 5 bedroom ones) for rent because you’ll have plenty of space to gather and to relax!

We carefully chose our (2012 was the 1st rental year) furnishings to maximize your comfort while accommodating up to 10 guests “in real mattress beds” and up to 15 guests if needed using convertible sofas.

Off Street parking for up to 5 cars, with 2-3 spaces covered!

BBQ Fun! You’ll have complimentary use of the gas BBQ grill with a picnic table to keep the party close to the food. There is a set of swings for the kids while they wait for their hotdogs & hamburgers. Also, there is a fully enclosed outside shower, perfect for cooling off without going all the way inside!

We have plenty of beach chairs plus a deck box at the beach filled with children’s beach chairs; umbrellas and lots of beach toys (buckets, shovels, kites, boogie boards, trucks, and more). Don’t stress about bringing toys for the beach, there’s plenty already!

Enjoy a fully equipped kitchen (awesome cookware, blender, coffee machine, fun beach dishes, plenty of barware and kids cup & plates) to prepare your feasts! Open floor plan so you never miss any of the action inside or outside on the beach!

There’s a pair of front-load LG state of the art washer and dryer units if you need them!

The living room has full beach views or you can watch TV on a 43” HD flat panel TV with cable entertainment. Complimentary Netflix, a stereo with CD player and Aux input for your iPod/iPhone/smart phone is also at your command! A foosball table is ready for you and your best players! The deck has two rocking chairs and pub style table with 4 chairs.

Oceanfront Master Bedroom features a 4-poster King Sized Bed, a large luxury sitting area with a queen sofa sleeper, a 32” HDTV with DVD player, and its own spacious bathroom with blow dryer (dual sinks, shower with body sprays, space!). The deck off the master offers porch rockers to relax and enjoy the ocean views. Also on the deck, there is an additional exterior shower to rinse the sand off before entering the home.

Second Master Bedroom features a queen sized bed, a relaxation/reading/sitting corner with a convertible L-shape sofa bed, a 32” HDTV with DVD player, and its own bathroom wtih a blow dryer.

The Cousins’ Suite offers everything tots to teens will love in a spacious room featuring a twin over full bunk bed with Trundle twin bed, a day bed with a trundle twin, a fun LCD TV and DVD player, and its own access to the bathroom with blow dryer. There are children’s books ready for story time and an HDMI Cable ready for hooking up your xBox 360 or Playstation 3. The playful furnishings makes this a room everyone loves!!!

Surf City, NC is only 2 hours drive from Raleigh and 20-30 minutes from Wilmington airport! Surf City is the sleepy beach town where you and your family/friends will create fun, lasting adventures! Check out our reviews and please give us a call with any questions!

Please come have the time of your life at Catie's Cove!!!

PS - If you have a large party or if Catie's Cove is rented for the time period you desire, please check out Catie's Cove's sister property named Belle's Beach! Copy and paste the following URL into your browser:

www.vrbo.com/454090

If you need a big house, why not rent 2 side by side?

Cake by the ocean is our other home and is the other side of Catie's Cove! Copy and paste the following URL into your browser to see: www.vrbo.com/893933

Keywords: Topsail, Surf City, Outer Banks, NC, North Carolina, Multi-family, Reunions, Topsail beach, Oceanfront, Ocean view, beach, pier, on the beach, non-smoking, no pets, clean, new, stylish, beach, foosball, cottage, tropical, fun

More Details

Owner
Sharon Rice Chua
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 4, 2017

About Sharon Rice Chua

Formerly from San Diego, I have a strong love for the beach! We moved from California to NC and fell in love with Topsail Island. I spend my time chasing my twin toddler daughters (Catie and Isabelle) and found Topsail Island a wonderful place for family adventures! We now have 2 properties available, each named after one of our twins. Catie’s Cove was available for vacation rentals last year 2012 and Belle’s Beach will be available this year for 2013 rentals! Belle’s Beach will have the same high end level of amenities as Catie’s Cove. New furnishings and thoughtful planning will ensure a comfortable and wonderful time!

Thank you for looking and I hope we can books your best vacation ever!

Sharon Rice Chua purchased this house in 2011

Why Sharon Rice Chua chose Topsail Island

Surf City offers a wonderful family friendly beach that's in close proximity to Raleigh and Wilmington Airport. Topsail island offers the beautiful beach and kid friendly atmosphere for a great, relaxing vacation! We also, like to do updates to keep it fresh for our clients that come back year after year. This year the living room has a facelift with new soft leather sofa, with awesome accent chairs. In addition, Catie's cove had a new calming paint job to allow you to really unwind and enjoy the ocean view!

What makes this house unique

Everything you may want is only steps away! No street to cross gives us peace of mind and convenience, especially if you have children who need to go back and forth to the house and beach. You won't feel Closter phobic. Watch out for other rentals with 4 or 5 bedrooms but have 500-600 squarefeet LESS than our home. The space actually helps you relax and unwind vs. being cramped on vacation! Plus, only 3 blocks to the center of Surf city so walking to one of the restaurents or shops is a favorite thing to do!

Amenities

Surf City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Ocean Master Bath - toilet , shower , outdoor shower , Offers double sink dressing area & jet shower/toilet area
    Second Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bathroom
    Main - toilet , combination tub/shower , Can be used Cousin's Suite
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower , Fully enclosed hot/cold shower
  • 3 Private bathrooms 1 Fully enclosed outside shower 1 Rinse Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Cousin's Suites - sleeps 6 - 1 double , 3 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , Offers everything tots to teens will love in a spacious room
    Ocean Master Bedroom - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Features 4 posters King Sized Bed, a large sitting area with
    Second Master Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Features a queen sized bed, a relaxation corner with
  • Bed Sizes:King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Bunk Bed Twin over Full (1) Trundle Twin Bed (2), DayBed Twin Bed (1), Queen Sleep Sofa (2) Oceanfront Master Bedroom features 4 posters King Sized Bed, a large sitting area with a queen sleeper, a 32” HDTV with DVD player, and its own bathroom. The deck off the master offers a porch rockers to relax and enjoy the ocean views. Also, there is a shower to rinse the sand off before entering the home. Second Master Bedroom features a queen sized bed, a relaxation corner with a convertible click-clack sofa, a 32” HDTV with DVD player, and its own bathroom. The Cousins’ Suite offers everything tots to teens will love in a spacious room featuring a twin over full bunk bed with Trundle twin bed, a day bed with a trundle twin, a fun LCD TV and DVD player, and its own access to the bathroom. Everyone loves this room!!!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Complimentary use of Beach chairs for you to use during your stay. Also, we have placed a deck box at the beach filled with children’s beach chairs; umbrella and lots of beach toys (buckets, shovels, kites, boogie boards, trucks, and more).

Reviews

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(43 traveler reviews)

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Fall is a great time at the Beach!
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Caties Cove, Surf City, NC

  • 5 of 5

Very nice and I would highly recommend staying there.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy to receive feedback especially nice reviews. We hope to see again.
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Great Location and Terrific Property Owner

  • 5 of 5

What a great location! The house was perfect for our family of six. It was well equipped with fun things for kids like the "Cousins Room" and the foosball table. The view, the beach access, the short walk to restaurants and the quiet neighborhood surroundings all contributed to our perfect long weekend.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

Awesome place. Close to everything. Great for kids and adults. Great surfing spot!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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House had everything we needed. Grandkids had a ball!

  • 5 of 5

Great place! Loved the location! We plan to return!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Loved the spaciousness and room. Would like to see the wall on upper balcony have a door installed if you rent both sides of house .

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello, Thank you for the review. We are working on a solution for the upper balcony connection this fall. Newsletters will be sent out on our update. Thank you
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Beautiful views and comfy accommodations

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a great time in Surf City! Thank you Sharon for the great communication and easy booking. My children enjoyed all the water/sand toys.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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BEACH!!! Catie's Cove is in the heart of Surf City. Park your car for the week and enjoy walking to all the shops, food market, ice cream shops, restaurants, night bars, rental equipment of bikes, surfboards, boats, kayaks, and the fishing pier.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Insurance ($3000) $75 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 12.75%

PLEASE NOTE: WE CAN ONLY ACCEPT PAYPAL OR CREDIT CARD (w/service charge on cc only).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.