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Semi oceanfront cottage with unheard of VALUE! ONLY $1595

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedroom, 3 bath with ocean view from top deck

SAILFISH IN AVON is A lovely beach cottage located on an ocean front cul de sac that is seconds away from beach access. You do not have to cross a street to go over the dunes.! YOU WILL FALL IN LOVE WITH THE OCEAN VIEW FROM THE SPACIOUS TOP DECK! We also accept pets. This house is a comfortable one....the top floor has an OPEN CONCEPT kitchen, living and dining area. It has 3 glass sliding doors in a row to let in lots of light and allow the deck to become an extension of the living area. Guests will love this area to sunbathe, read a book or picnic. The top level also has the master bedroom and full bath. The first level has 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths. There are 3 queen beds, , and 4 individual twin beds in the house to accommodate at least 10 guests. Guests need to bring their own pillow cases and sheets, and towels. There is also a laundry area.

Sailfish has a outdoor shower that features hot and cold water,a charcoal grill, a fish cleaning table and a basketball goal. BRING YOUR OWN BASKETBALL.

The beauty of this CHARMING BEACH COTTAGE is that it offer oceanside living at a very reasonable cost. Bring the family or families and your pet!

More Details

Owner
Jeff Lewis
Member since: 2012
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 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About Jeff Lewis

This property is owned by the Lewis family from New Jersey. The Lewises have loved the Outer Banks for many years and enjoy hosting families from all over the world to their cottage.

Jeff Lewis purchased this cottage in 1997

Why Jeff Lewis chose Avon

The close access to the beach and the view from the upper deck sold us! It is truly a wonderful family retreat and also is great for fishermen, birdwatchers, surfers, kite surfers, and beach babies in the fall!

What makes this cottage unique

The unique benefit of this house is that it offers a family an opportunity to enjoy beach living at a reasonable cost. We also allow your beloved dogs if they are well behaved!

Amenities

Avon Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • 3 Queen size Beds 4 twin tenant agrees to bring pillowcases, sheets and towels to Sailfish. Thank you!
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(48 traveler reviews)

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Semi oceanfront cottage with unheard of VALUE! ONLY $1595
average rating of 4.6458335 based on 48 reviews
5

Super location: Great ocean view/easy beach access

  • 5 of 5

Sailfish is in a wonderful location in Avon. It has great access (just minutes) to the beach which made it super easy to take our dog to the beach. It is a lovely, spacious, clean, and comfortable house. The upstairs has a kitchen, dining area, bathroom and bedroom as well as an open concept living area with sliding doors which lead out onto the deck for an amazing ocean view. The downstairs has four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a laundry room. It is a fantastic place to stay if you are vacationing in the Outer Banks. Sailfish is a great value. It is also a short drive to the grocery store, restaurants, and the lighthouse station. Our experience was wonderful. Betty was available if we needed anything. Thanks so much for making our vacation so enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We also appreciate you as considerate guests! Come back anytime
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5

Great Trip

  • 5 of 5

Went on a fishing trip with my dad and his friends. House in a great location and slept eveyome comfortably. I would recommend this house for future stays.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great value

  • 5 of 5

As advertised. Plenty of room and a great value. Would definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Time!

  • 5 of 5

I had an absolutely lovely time at Sailfish! It truly was special. The ocean view was great and everyone had such a fun time. Thanks for everything!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Spacious, Nice views, Everything we Needed

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Sailfish immensely. This house is homey, spacious and pet friendly. Thanks to Betty for her help and patience when we made our reservation she really made it stress free. It is a small walk to the beach which my mother had a little trouble with but was fine for us and young kids. Bonus was the ice cream stand at the end of the road, also a short walk.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

comfortable cottage

  • 4 of 5

It was a nice cottage; not fancy but very comfortable. Very clean. There is a long walk over the dunes to get to the beach; it's not as close as the pictures make it appear. But the view from the deck is good.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
120 Miles
norfolk, Va.
Nearest Ferry
18 Miles
Okracoke
Nearest Golf
45 Miles
Nags Head, NC
Nearest Train
120 Miles
Norfolk, va.

Sailfish in Avon is located a stone's throw from the beach access behind beautiful huge dunes. The pristine beach is uncrowded and invites you to sunbathe, surf, body board, surf fish, and look for shells to your heart content. It is so convenient if you have lots of beach gear, toys, fishing poles, etc. The large deck facing the ocean gives you a wonderful area to read and sunbathe! All you have to do is relax and enjoy! Avon boasts many terrific restaurants, from coffee shops and family restaurants to fine dining.The Avon Pier is a very popular place where you can fish and watch the locals surf and body board. The only chain grocery store for the whole island is also located in Avon. Spa Koru in Avon features a workout gym, sauna, a beauty shop, massages, yoga and other classes and services to truly spoil yourself and yours! Guys can go deep sea fishing and their gals can spend the day at the spa.

Gals can also go to the many fine gift shops and galleries for shopping....Studio 12 features local and NC artists..you can shop for art whether you are looking for paintings, pottery, photography, jewelry, and other unique items. Adults and children both will enjoy painting pottery, making mosaics, or glass fusion jewelry.There are also bead making shops in Avon. Lots of things to do to keep the kiddies and teenagers occupied on a rainy day or when they have had too much beach time!

The Cape Hatteras Lighthouse is located 8 miles south of Avon. It is the tallest and most famous lighthouse in America and features a gift shop. There are 2 quality museums on the island which you can browse and visit their gift shops The Native American Museum has a tremendous collection of pottery, beading, and artifacts from Native Americans from all over North America. The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum provides an eye opening litany of the ships which have wrecked in the treacherous Diamond Shoals waters.

Okracoke Island, home to Blackbeard, the infamous pirate, is just a free ferry ride away from Hatteras Island. It is a fun day trip where you can enjoy beautiful beaches, perhaps a wild pony sighting, gourmet restaurants, and lovely gift shops.

Birdwatching at Pea Island is spectacular, especially in the fall and winter months. Migratory snow geese arrive in the thousands in the early winter.

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Tax Rate 12.8%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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