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Ocean Front Cottage Charm Relaxing Porch, Pet Friendly, Wifi

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Ocean Front House, the kitchen has Stainless Fridge, GE Stove, Microwave and dishwasher, Big Flat Screen TV's in Every Room, Free Wi-Fi

This one-level beach cottage includes brand new high thread count (450) all cotton sheets, linens and towels... cable TV/DVD... high speed internet.. a variety of cards, & board games for your family to enjoy...all at no added cost. We have also added 2 more rocking chairs to the porch which has sun and shade along with the picnic table and 2 Adirondack chairs you may never leave this spot! Also for guest use are 2-3 bike cruisers and 4 chairs so you won't have to haul all that beach equipment from home. We try to keep beach toys available for your use as well!!

The kitchen is well-equipped with all new plates, pots, pans and gadgets so you can can easily whip up a meal from the abundance of fresh, local seafood and produce available on the island.

The master bedroom has a king size bed where you will wake up looking out over the ocean! The second bedroom has a double and twin bed and the 3rd has a double.

Walking distance to City Center with 5 Public Tennis Courts, skate board park, soccer/ball field, new playground, pizza place, ice cream shop, movie rentals, and T-shirt/souvenir beach shop.

A perfect get-away for families and couples any time of year! Need to de-stress and unwind, then its time for a beach vacation.

Keywords: Ocean Front, 3 Bedroom, hardwood floors & beams, huge porch partly covered, public tennis courts, skate board park, Free WiFi, Golf, Restaurants Galore, HDTV, one story, cottage charm!

More Details

Sarah Davidson
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2018

About Sarah Davidson

We are an active traveling family with 6 vacation properties for rent. This ocean front house, and another 6 houses down the street, a Townhome in Cottonwood, Utah (8 miles from Alta, Snowbird, Solitude and Brighton) and 3 Slopeside Condos in Wintergreen, Virginia. Vacation Year Round in one of our wonderful homes! We offer 10% discounts for customers who stay in two our homes in the same year. We are pet friendly because ours are apart of the family. We love to ski and play tennis as a family, but travel frequently for Sarah (Mom) who is a frequent triathlon competitor.

Sarah Davidson purchased this house in 2011

Why Sarah Davidson chose Long Beach

The View is Amazing. The ocean runs East to West so you get an Ocean Sunrise and Ocean Sunset. Conveniently located a half hour off Interstate 40.

Tennis For Free..Just 3 blocks from Free Public Tennis Courts that are in Great Shape!

For Golfers...The Oak Island Golf Club welcomes you to a coastal Carolina golfing experience. But summer vacationers to Oak Island’s vacation community in Brunswick County enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and warm southern hospitality that are hallmarks of Oak Island GC. The 18-hole, 6,720 yard George Cobb design provides an exciting adventure, round after round.

What makes this house unique

Rest, Beach, Bike, Tennis, Golf, Walks and Plenty of Night Life. Great for Families. The Wednesday Farmers market is 3 blocks away--so fun! Also in this area is a skate board park and children's playground!

We have another ocean front home 7 houses down the street if you are bringing more family and friends along--togetherness, but not too close!!


Long Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , This is located in Master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Middle room
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Street side
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master faces the ocean with bathroom
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1) roll away
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
2 bikes, 4 beach chairs, beach toys


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(67 traveler reviews)

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Ocean Front Cottage Charm Relaxing Porch, Pet Friendly, Wifi
average rating of 4.641791 based on 67 reviews

Cottage was just as advertised.

  • 5 of 5

It was a wonderful vacation on the beach.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Frank, Thank you for taking your time and reviewing you stay! We never want any surprises for our guests so "cottage was just as advertised" is always music to my ears! I also love hearing that you had a wonderful vacation, also our mission for all guests! This is your vacation after all and that is very important and we take that seriously. That is why we provide bikes, beach chairs and try and keep all appliances new and working great! Hope to see you come again. Take Care, Sarah
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  • 5 of 5

This was possibly the most perfectly set up beach house I've ever been in. Anything you might need to cook with - even a fresh juicer - so you have to bring literally nothing. Bikes, beach chairs, boogie boards. It's much roomier inside than it looks on the photos. And the porch overhang is large, so you can even sit outside in bad weather. Comfortable, carefree, clean. A great place. I'll be going back. And communication was simple and easy.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Richard, Thank you so much for such a lovely review. Let me say you are a wonderful renter so 5 stars to you too! I need to redo those photos, sometimes the Iphone just doesn't do justice! Hard to beat that porch on any kind of day! When you come back there will be a new dishwasher and fridge we like to keep things updated! Thanks again, Sarah
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Durham, North Carolina

Charming cottage!

  • 5 of 5

This is a great 3 bedroom beach house - definitely an older style which I like. 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Great porch with furniture. Beach was awesome. It could use a little TLC. Perfect place for gal's week-end. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Teresa, Thank you for taking time to review our home! We love the "older style" as well. Interestingly even my kids are more drawn to this beach home than other newer ones. Hard to not be happy and find contentment on the porch. I love it in the off season with a blanket wrapped around you or in the sunny summer where the partially covered part is helpful keeping the direct sun off you. We look forward to having you come back! Take Care, Sarah
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It was amazing! Good location and quiet

  • 5 of 5

The house was very cozy and perfect for my boyfriend and I. We'll bring the kids next time. It looked better in person than the pictures.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Whitney, So glad you had a good vacation. The location is so convenient for restaurants or groceries or 30 feet to the beach! We are in dire need of new pictures. I'm glad it looked better in person! We can't wait for your return trip with the kids! Thank you, Sarah
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Quaint and comfortable!

  • 4 of 5

Perfect for us and our two dogs! The cottage has rustic charm, wood floors and some wood beamed ceilings and a great partially covered back porch right on the ocean. The porch is gated, which was wonderful for our labs. TV's in all the rooms, lots of games for rainy afternoons. The beach was never crowded, lots of folks fishing and a great restaurant close by. Definitely not fancy, but comfortable with all the amenities we needed. Thanks for having us, would love to come back!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: DeDe, "Ocean front cottage charm" is what we claim and it seems you agree! You seemed to capture the gist of our home! We want all the amenities there for you to enjoy your BEACH VACATION!! We try and have everything you need to relax and enjoy yourself, like beach bikes, beach chairs, kitchen amenities to make a great meal and pleasing decor and linens so you are comfortable and happy! We would love to have you back! Thanks, Sarah
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Charlotte, NC

Wonderful week

  • 4 of 5

We've rented several beach houses over the years but this house was the closest to the water than any of the others. We enjoyed sitting on the deck watching the beautiful sunsets and even moon sets! The house served 5 adults and 3 dogs well. We liked having gates on the deck to keep the puppies contained (if this is something you need to do bring bungee cords to secure the gates since a dog bump or wind opens them easily). Beds and furniture were comfortable but the master bedroom could use curtains since the neighbors kept their outdoor light on all night which kept the bedroom bright. The kitchen was very well stocked. We will book this house again in the future!

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear De, The house is so close to the beach we are having the dunes rebuilt after last Falls hurricane season. We had started the rebuilding process when a turtle laid her eggs early and everything had to stop. We rebuild that front gate every season after a year of hurricane winds! Rest assured there will be new curtains when you return, I love decorating and keeping all the linens and towels beautiful! I am very pleased you intend to book the house again. We look forward to having you back. Take Care, Sarah
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There is a skateboard park .6miles from the house, playground


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet fee $100 + Tax
Cleaning $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.75%

From March 29-October 9 this is a weekly, Saturday to Saturday rental.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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