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Beach home,sand roads,wild horses

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

5 bedrooms, sleeps 10+ , 3 1/2 baths , decks, screened in porch area, hammock,

Secluded three story beach house in the outer banks of NC. Four wheel drive to your home on all sand roads.Carova is the northernmost Outer Banks community, and is only accessible by the unpaved beach. Soak up the beach and enjoy the peace and quiet! This home is in the 4 wheel drive area of Carova Beach and home to the Wild Horses of the Outer Banks! A comfortable home with great ocean views. A short walk to the beach on sandy roads! Enjoy the secluded beaches, swim, surf and fishing. Nearby shoppes, excursions, golf, museums and grocery only 10 miles away on paved road. Home includes many extras like fishing poles, boogie and surfboards and more!

Steve and Stephanie Slate
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 20, 2018


Corolla House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Oceanfront
  • Away From It All
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Telescope
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4.5
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (6)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 beach chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
There are many attractions, shopping and restaurants only 10 miles from home!


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Beach home,sand roads,wild horses
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 9 reviews

Fantastic Family Facility

  • 5 of 5

With all the different levels and spaces there was room for all to have private and community time. We appreciated the wonderful, full size appliances including washer/dryer. We had horses in the yard many days. I highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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It was exactly as we expected and love the location

  • 5 of 5

House was as Stephanie described. The location is nice and the wild horses visited several times daily.

We had a fantastic week and cannot wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house and location!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time here! The house is spacious and has good sized bedrooms and bathrooms that accommodated our whole crew. It was well kept and had all the linens and kitchen utensils you would need for your stay. At first we were thrown off by the yellow color of the water, but Stephanie assured us we were safe to use the water which we did! The only problem we encountered was little water pressure which came at the end of our stay. We were still able to shower and use the water, but it could have been a bigger issue if it was that way the whole week. We drove to the beach everyday, but the walk is quick and easy too. We really enjoyed our stay here! Thank you!!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceeded our expectations except 3 days with little to no water coming out of the faucets.

  • 3 of 5

The owners installed a filtration system which fixed the problems you may read about in similar homes (yellow water that smells of sulfur). Unfortunately, the filters must have been full because 3 days into our stay we lost water pressure, then we lost water all together. We called the owners on the 2nd day of no water and they said they would change out the filters but never came to rectify the situation. We were told to switch the valve on the filtration system to bypass. This worked out and they were easy to get a hold of (we should have thought of that sooner). Also, they had drinking/cooking water there so it was not a huge deal to go a couple days without a real shower since we were beaching it up anyway.

This is the best area to visit for a relaxing family stay. Horses and other wildlife were plentiful in this area.

The home was roomy and had everything we needed.

Thanks for a wonderful outer banks vacation!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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SO much fun in the sand and sun!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at this house! It was perfect for the whole family, with both enough bedrooms and bathrooms! It was close enough to the beach to walk (about 5 minutes) but much easier and more convenient to drive :-) . The house was really well kept, and so lovely to use. Thank you so much Stephanie for letting us use your house!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
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Nearby Places and Activities:

Nearest Beach: 2 blocks

Nearest Highway: route12

Nearest Golf: 15 miles

Nearest Restaurant: 10 miles




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
cleaning fee $125
Tax Rate 12.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.

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