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Enjoy Turtle Key, Great House in Island Park!

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'Turtle Key' at Island Park


Last updated: 01/23/2017

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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Come to the west end of beautiful Ocean Isle Beach and relax! Sit on our deck overlooking the lagoon filled with turtles basking in the sunshine. Take a short walk to the beach and head to the west end of the island, where you'll find the wide white sandy beaches, where pools form at low tide, perfect for wading, playing, and contemplating life. Stroll back along the sound side, where you'll see the most gorgeous sunsets. Walk to The Isles, the beachfront restaurant for a cocktail or fine dining. This is the relaxing vacation you've been waiting for!

Our beach house is located in Island Park Cottages, a private gated sound-front community on the beautiful west end of Ocean Isle Beach, just a five minute walk to the beach and a few steps from the sound. Island Park Cottages has two swimming pools and two community docks. This neighborhood is very family friendly, and the streets are perfect for biking and strolling.

'Turtle Key' has four bedrooms: the Fontana room, the Palm room, and the Ocean Isle room (each with a queen bed), the Regatta room (two twins), and three baths (one down two up). Our main living area has just been redecorated, with beautiful tones of teal, cream, and sand. The kitchen is fully stocked with all the amenities of home. We have three decks, one front deck, the large back deck with lounge chairs and rocking chairs overlooking the lagoon and with a view of the sound, and the lower deck, a great place to relax in the shade on adirondack chairs, nap in a hammock, or dine at the picnic table. Wash the sand off in our large outdoor shower!

Ocean Isle is a quiet beach for families with one fishing pier and a few restaurants on the island, and with many more close by. The town of Shallotte is 15 minutes away, with restaurants and Coastal Cinemas Ten. We're just a 15 minute drive to Calabash, 45 minutes to Wilmington, 30 minutes to North Myrtle Beach (Barefoot Landing, Tanger Outlets and more), 45 minutes to Myrtle Beach (Broadway at the Beach, the Aquarium) and close to dozens of fine golf courses (ask us to recommend our favorites!).

Larger crowd than one cottage can accommodate? E-mail us, and we'll try to assist in finding another Island Park Cottage close by.

Enjoy your Ocean Isle Beach vacation at 'Turtle Key'!

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Member since: 2004

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 01/23/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • VCR/DVD/CD Player, TV in upstairs bedroom, TV in downstairs bedroom, Blender, Picnic Table, Rocking Chairs, Hammock, Linens not provided but rental service available upon request, Beach Cart provided....moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


Write a review 5
from 9 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Peak
Jun 24 - Aug 19, 2017
7 night min stay

End of Summer Special
Aug 20 - Aug 27, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 12.75%


$500 deposit confirms reservation. Balance due 30 days prior to arrival.

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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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: John's family has been vacationing in Ocean Isle Beach since 1963, and we still have our annual Archibald family beach vacation here.

Why the Owner Chose Ocean Isle Beach, NC, USA:
We looked at property many times, and fell in love with Island Park. The west end of OIB is our favorite, and Island Park provides easy access to the beach and sound. We love having our home here, and sharing it with others.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 01/23/2017

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  • 'Turtle Key' at Island Park

    'Turtle Key' at Island Park

  • Dining & Kitchen

    Dining & Kitchen

  • Palm Room

    Palm Room

  • Ocean Isle Room

    Ocean Isle Room

  • Back deck with view of lagoon

    Back deck with view of lagoon

  • There's No Place Like Ocean Isle!

    There's No Place Like Ocean Isle!

  • Island Park Pool

    Island Park Pool

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Fon


  • Regatta Room

    Regatta Room

  • Downstairs Bath

    Downstairs Bath

  • Relax in our Adirondack Chairs by the Lagoon in the Shade

    Relax in our Adirondack Chairs by the Lagoon in the Shade

  • Come Visit Turtle Key!

    Come Visit Turtle Key!

  • West End Ocean Isle Beach

    West End Ocean Isle Beach

VRBO #40654

This listing was first published here in 2004.

Date last modified - Tuesday, April 11, 2017

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