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Laughing Gull 2 - a True Beach Cottage. No Roads to Cross. Lifeguard on Duty!

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Last updated: 07/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Oceanfront views and 350 ft to the beach access -- Beach lifeguard on duty Memorial Day to Labor Day. No roads to cross!

Enjoy a relaxing South Nags Head vacation. This Laughing Gull cottage is uniquely furnished and decorated with the owner's personal touch and original paintings.Whether you're watching the waves of the Atlantic ocean, the dolphins or pelicans playing, or the beautiful sunrises, you will be inspired by the views.

You will enjoy direct access to one of the best stretches of beach in Nags Head that is far less crowded and quiet. The wide sand beaches of South Nags Head are some of the cleanest beaches on the Outer Banks. Come relax, read a book, sunbathe, or enjoy the soothing sounds of the ocean.

The kitchen has all the modern conveniences of home with a stove, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, toaster oven, coffee maker, slider grill, deep fryer, charcoal grill and other perks. There are plenty of cooking utensils and flatware.

An enclosed outside shower with hot and cold water is located on the ground level.

In front of the cottage there is a jogging, bicycle, or walking trail that extends for 6 miles along Old Oregon Inlet Road. This concrete multi-use path is excellent for taking an afternoon stroll or biking with the family. Outlet shopping located only 1.5 half miles from the cottage.

Don't forget to be at the docks of Oregon Inlet (15 minutes away) at 4:00 to watch the charter fleet come in with their fresh catch of the day.

Please bring bed and bath linens and toiletries. We supply bed top covers and pillows. Linens can be rented via local providers, ask for references.

Please make sure to check our up-to-date availability calendar for the dates you are interested in.

We only offer our property for rent on a weekly basis from Saturday to Saturday. No partial week rentals or house parties.

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    NO HOUSE PARTIES. RENTER MUST BE AT LEAST 25 YEARS OF AGE AND MUST BE PRESENT AT TIME OF RENTAL. NO EXCEPTIONS....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We do not have child-proof cabinets or sockets. Tenant must bring their own safety locks. A baby gate is also recommended for those with small children....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    If you or any of your party choose to smoke on the deck or outside, PLEASE use an empty soda can or bottle for cigarette butt disposal. We have no way to police the area outside the house and clean up the butts. Please do not bury them in the sand!...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Upstairs : 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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  • Downstairs: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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  • Downstairs : 1 queen

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  • Small Downstairs Bedroom: 1 double

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  • Queen size Beds (3), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Upstairs Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Downstairs Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Toilet, shower, vanity with mirror...moreless

  • We do not have child-proof cabinets or sockets. Tenant must bring their own safety locks. There are steep steps leading to the upstairs. If you have little ones a babygate is recommended. There is also an outdoor shower which is great in the summer!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Cottage layout: Ground level: 1 Queen bedroom, 1 Queen and twin in one room, Double bedroom with stack W/D, 1/2 bathroom with shower, sink, toilet. Top level: Queen and twin in one room, full bath, living room, dining area, and kitchen. Ground level hot/cold outdoor shower. Mile Post 17.5 - Beach Lifeguard during peak season. Jennette's Pier .8 of a mile and the Outer Banks Fishing Pier is 1.1 miles....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Kid friendly videos available....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    Oceanside - 350 ft. to the beach access...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    8 comfortable at the dining table + 2 at the kitchen bar. 10 snuggly at the dining table. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Double heat pump...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi - for browsing and checking email - not for gaming....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens are not provided, but can be rented with delivery and pickup....moreless

  • Living Room:

    We do not have child-proof cabinets or sockets. Tenant must bring their own safety locks....moreless

  • Parking:

    Parking is available in the front of the cottage. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels are not provided, but can be rented with delivery and pickup...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Stackable washer/dryer in downstairs bedroom...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plenty of dishes and utensils...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    We do not have child-proof cabinets or sockets. Tenant must bring their own safety locks. Extras: pancake grill, slider/pannini grill, deep fryer and more... ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Toaster-oven...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    Screened in porch with upper deck and crows nest....moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mid July - August Prime
Jul 9 - Aug 12, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,395
August 2016
Aug 13 - Aug 19, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,295
Mid August 2016
Aug 20 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,195
Late August 2016
Aug 27 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,095
Labor Day Week 2016
Sep 3 - Sep 9, 2016
7 night min stay

$995
September 2016
Sep 10 - Sep 23, 2016
7 night min stay

$825
Sept - Oct
Sep 24 - Oct 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$800
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
$200 $200
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 12.75%

Notes:

******** Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.*********


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Outer Banks Fishing Pier/Fish Tails
60 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Ocracoke, North Carolina
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Nags Head Links
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Sam & Omie's

Car: Necessary

Fishing on the banks was forever changed when the first fishing pier – Jennette’s Pier – was opened in Nags Head back in 1939.

in September 2003, Hurricane Isabel swept the North Carolina coast, knocking down about 540 feet of Jennette’s Pier and practically shutting down an Outer Banks institution. It then became time to rethink the fishing pier concept, with the Aquariums taking the lead to rebuild Jennette’s as an all-concrete, 1,000-foot-long, educational ocean pier.

Within walking distance from the cottage, Jennette's Pier is a must-see attraction.

The Outer Banks Pier is 1.1 miles south of the cottage and in the opposite direction is Jennettes Pier .8 of a mile. It is an older landmark pier that has an original beach feeling.

The Outer Banks pier offers, Fish Heads Bar and Grill, www.fishheadsobx.com, that serves beer or wine, fried seafood baskets and much more. There is music every night during the warm months. It's a great little getaway after a long day on the beach.

Also don't forget the outdoor drama of the 'Lost Colony' in Manteo. First staged in 1937, The Lost Colony it is the nation’s premier and longest-running symphonic drama. Written by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paul Green.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1996

About the owner: This property is owned by Dave and Judy Graham and managed by their daughter Holly. This cottage is our home away from home. We hope you enjoy the coziness of this cottage with its owners original paintings and decor.

Why the Owner Chose South Nags Head, Nags Head, NC, USA:
It's a 'true' beach cottage - its not a stark new cottage, but comfortable with lots of personality.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
What makes this cottage so special? It's away from the hustle and bustle of Kill Devil Hills and Kitty Hawk. The beach is rarely, if ever, overcrowded. Having a lifeguard on the beach in front of our cottage is comforting as we get older and have young ones still running the beach. There is also a walking/biking trail that runs for several miles. My Insider Guide link - http://bit.ly/15hlSMP


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Front of house

    Front of house

  • Front porch

    Front porch

  • Brand new deck and crow's nest.

    Brand new deck and crow's nest.

  • Living area

    Living area

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Upstairs Living/Dining Area

    Upstairs Living/Dining Area

  • Downstairs bathroom

    Downstairs bathroom

  • Downstairs bedroom - double bed

    Downstairs bedroom - double bed

  • Upstairs bedroom - Queen and a single beds

    Upstairs bedroom - Queen and a single beds

  • Deck facing ocean

    Deck facing ocean

  • Front of house

    Front of house

  • Living area

    Living area

  • Living area

    Living area

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • Upstairs full bathroom

    Upstairs full bathroom

  • Downstairs hallway

    Downstairs hallway

  • Screened in back porch

    Screened in back porch

  • Downstairs bedroom - Queen bed

    Downstairs bedroom - Queen bed

  • Dowstairs bedroom - Queen and a single

    Dowstairs bedroom - Queen and a single

VRBO #425275

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, July 29, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/29/2016
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South Nags Head, Nags Head, NC, USA #425275

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