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WOW House - Ocean Views with Pool in KDH

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Details
Property
house
Sleeps
14
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 4 Baths (sleeps 16) With Ocean Views

Named in Honor of Wilbur & Orville Wright the WOW house is Bright & Airy & the Enhancements include a Private Swimming Pool, Hot Tub, & Rec. Room w/Pool Table. Nicely Appointed & Decorated, this home has Ample Decking, Good Ocean Views, & is Close to Shops & Restaurants.

Level 1: Bedroom (King) with TV & semi-private bath; Rec Room with Pool Table, Refrigerator, and Microwave; Laundry; Access to Private Swimming Pool.

Level 2: Bedroom (King with TV & deck access; Bedroom (Queen); Bedroom (2 Bunks); 2 Full Baths, family room with TV.

Level 3: Bedroom (Queen); Great room with TV and gas fireplace; Dining area with seating for 10; Kitchen with breakfast bar for 2; Full Bath; Screen porch with picnic table; sun deck with Ocean views & deck furniture.

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Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a day
Calendar last updated:
January 5, 2017

Reviews

2/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

WOW House - Ocean Views with Pool in KDH
average rating of 2.0 based on 2 reviews
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Nightmare on N. Virginia Dare

  • 1 of 5

This was by far the worst property I have ever stayed at at any beach. The black mold throughout the house and in the HVAC system had everyone sick by the end of the week. The ceiling in the basement leaked. The basement toilet did not flush. The Jacuzzi tub in the bedroom in the middle floor did not work. None of the TVs in the house (except the one in the main living space) worked. The house was very dirty. The beds were uncomfortable. The pillows smelled awful. Based on the ocean view photo, we thought the beach access was much closer than it actually was.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am sorry that you experienced these problems during your stay at WOW House and I want to respond to your comments. During the summer months when the HVAC is running and it is humid outside, mold does collect around the vents - we have it throughout the OBX and we can and do clean them off with bleach. It is something that happens here quite a bit in the heat of the summer. There was a leak over the pool table and we thought it was a condensation leak however found out it is coming from the bathroom above. It is an intermittent leak and in order to repair it, it will require drywall removal etc. While the house is across the street from the beach, there is no access there. That is why we put the distance to the beach access in the property information - we did not want to mislead anyone on how to access the beach. I am sorry that we did not meet your vacation expectations.
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3

Good Value Overall

  • 3 of 5

We stayed at the WOW House in August of 2013. Overall it met our needs, although there were a handful of items that we identified during our stay. None of these were major issues that required calling the management company, but passing along to those that are considering renting the house.

- While the house is less than 100 yards from the beach, the nearest public access is about 1/4 mile away.

- There are no HDTVs in the house so if you want to hook up an IPad or a Laptop to watch Netflix you'll need an adapter that has either VGA or RCA plugs.

- The water pressure is low, which means that you have to limit the number of people that shower at the same time.

- There were limited kitchen utensils (pots, pans, coffee mugs,etc) although this may have just been due to renting at the tail end of the summer season.

- The internet connection was slow, although in all fairness we had about 10 different laptops/IPods/IPads running on it at one time so that was somewhat expected.

On the positive side the pool and hot tub where fantastic, there is an enormous dining room table (seats 10), the game room was great, and there was more than enough room for all 10 of us. None of the issues above detracted from our stay and we enjoyed the trip greatly.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wright Memorial - 10 minutes; Jockey's Ridge - 15 minutes; Tanger Outlets - 20 minutes; Waterfront Manteo Shops & Theatre - 25 minutes

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Amenities

Kill Devil Hills House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • King size beds (2) Master Bedroom King mid level; Bedroom King lower level, Queen size Beds (2) Queen Bedroom mid level; Queen Bedroom top level, Bunk Beds (2) Bedroom with 2 Bunk Beds on mid level
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Leisure Activities:
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outdoor shower, 5 Beach chairs, gated pool, rec room

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