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Waterfront Deep Water Canal Property- Small Pet Friendly

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights


Ocean Isle Beach House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Bath, Sleeping Loft/game area (Sleeps 10)

VERY CLOSE TO THE BEACH -- This is a deep water concrete canal which is suited for tying your boat to the dock 30' ft from your back door or just using the dock for swimming and sunning. There are 2 other areas for sunning on the main deck or the upper 3rd deck widow's walk that overlooks OIB. Rafts and crab pots available for the older kids. Lots of decks and lots of space for everyone. The outdoor charcoal grill and picnic table is perfect for those grilled fish or crabs, steaks, or burgers you want to do for the crowd.

Come enjoy the beautiful sunset canal and watch the landscape light up in the evening against the palm trees… rocking in the rocker chairs with a morning cup of coffee, swinging in the hammock, or merely having dinner under the stars with outside dining for 4 on main deck.

If you want to have that crab boil use the outside charcoal grill and lay it all out on the picnic table by the grill. Pier and center of OIB is ½ mile from the house – top end of the canal, short walk to the beach from the top end of the canal location – beautiful views, landscaping and amenities – a very easy house to enjoy your vacation in. Small Pet Friendly / No-Smoking

° Large open area, fully equipped kitchen, easy-care tile floor in kitchen, blender.. toaster, hand mixer, garbage disposal, drip coffee maker, and large pot for crab boils! ° W/D, MW, D/W, C/H/A, VCR, 2 CCTV ° Free WiFi Internet and nationwide long distance° 2 vacuums, iron, ironing board, cleaning supplies, broom, mop ° Outside shower, carport inside entrance and downstairs wet room. ° Two bikes for island use.

Sleeps 10:

1 Master bedroom / bath fitted with queen bed -main fl

1 Master bedroom / bath fitted with queen bed - 2nd fl

1 Children's bedrooms / bath fitted with 1 queen bed and 1 twin bunk set for 2 people - 2nd fl

1 Loft with a convertible queen sofa bed - 2nd fl

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Ms. Mickey Key
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2016
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About Ms. Mickey Key

This house was a dream come true to build something that we could get to from Charlotte in a reasonable amount of time...180 miles door-to-door. We wanted to make the house something that we were comfortable in but also make it functional for guests and renters as well.

We wanted to get away from traffic, the hectic life, and find a place that was safe with an easy pace of life with everything we wanted near to us. If we wanted to take on entertainment and night life, then we found we could easily get to Myrtle Beach or Wilmington for more excitement.

Ms. Mickey Key purchased this house in 1995

Why Ms. Mickey Key chose Southern Coast

We built this house keeping in mind that we would wanted to entertain and do crabbing from the canal and ICW, fishing, and cooking our ocean catches so we thought a large kitchen and open area would be great to visit with our family and friends, but yet we also wanted to make private spaces for just getting away for some 'me' time in different parts of the house.

We were most impressed that OIB is one of the few places one can dock their boat right in their back yard so we thought the property was an excellent choice.

What makes this house unique

The 'widows walk' on top of the house let's you see over the island to the ocean and catch those breezes from all directions while sunning. The deck on the 2nd floor level is quite nice for summer sleeping if anyone wanted to stretch their hammock there as many of our teens seem to like, the loft / game area is great for setting up puzzles or gathering for a cards, family games, etc. and away from the main downstairs living area. We have spaces for small pets so you can bring your small furry family. You can bike it around the island on the two beach bikes. My personal favorite time is to tether my raft to the dock and float in the canal, dip in for a swim, or just sun.... one very big swimming area for the kids and of course, everyone loves to catch something in the crab pots right in the backyard.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Waterfront Deep Water Canal Property- Small Pet Friendly
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews

Great Beach Cottage with ICW access

  • 5 of 5

We have been staying at this cottage now for several years and absolutely love it. Great location to the beach and a boat dock on a canal near the ICW. Several decks make grilling and chilling a pleasure. Rooftop deck provides an excellent view of the gorgeous sunsets there. Access to beach bikes are a plus. Owner is very helpful and responsive. Definitely, our favorite place to stay at OIB.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I love having you. You are so helpful about conditions which I greatly appreciate-- thanks for choosing Port O' Call again.
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Great Family Vacation Spot

  • 5 of 5

House was extremely comfortable and has a great open floor plan which made it so nice for our large family. The owner, Mickey, was extremely accommodating and helpful. The house had everything we needed and we totally enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I hope to see you back at Port O Call.... thanks for working with me to make sure everything was in working order for your stay.
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Hockessin, DE

Relaxing and comfortable

  • 5 of 5

This was a repeat year for us and we will continue to come to Port O Call!! Mickey has made the house super comfortable and easy to be in. Kitchen stocked, beds comfortable, outside space plentiful and canal front location couldn't be nicer!! We really appreciate Mickeys attention to her renters and ensuring their comfort! We bring our maltipoo and she settles in just fine!! Thanks again for another lovely week!!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I thoroughly enjoyed our whole time getting to talk and helping you have a great vacation!
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Chesterfield, VA

Favorite cottage!

  • 5 of 5

As a family, we've been coming to the Brunswick beaches for many years. This is by far our favorite cottage!! Great views!! The bikes are a plus too!

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you found the house and hope you will join us many more times. I love my renters to have wonderful memories
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Hockessin, DE

Fabulous location, neat, clean, everything you will need for a relaxing week!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to Port o Call. The owners had done some nice updates without changing the relaxing character of the home. Yet again, location turned out to be fantastic. Teenage boys barely made it to the beach because they had so much fun fishing and relaxing in the canal. I spent alot of time in the kitchen frying fish that the boys caught but it was fine because Mickey has everything you could need!! Beds are comfortable, deck space is fabulous, sunsets were tremendous and overall just another great week!! The best part you should know is that if something goes wrong or needs addressing, Mickey is right on it!! Great owners!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I love my repeat renters and try to make my home their home. Thank you for your comments for what makes this house special to you.
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Great house! Lots of space inside and outside!

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to stay! The inside is open and spacious with a large kitchen big enough for 3 cooks at one time. There's lots of counter space and kitchen supplies. The large outside decks were a big favorite with ceiling overhangs that provided afternoon shade for the rockers. There were plenty of columns for 4 enos as well. There was always a daily journey to the top deck to see the sunset or catch a nice afternoon breeze. The open space underneath held 2 trucks and our golf cart and was great for playing corn hole in the evenings. The canal dock with a ladder was the biggest hit with the girls who spent hours floating in the water with the provided water noodles or just lounging on the dock. The guys used the open-sided dock to access their kayaks. We noticed not all docks have ladders for easy access!! It's an easy walk to the beach. The owner was on the island during our vacation and personally attended to the ice maker twice while we were there. She was most welcoming and accommodating. Thank you for making your home our home for a week. This was one of our very best vacations!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I enjoyed meeting your family... sorry I had intrude to let the repairman check the ice maker... I trust everything went well after with plenty of ice, plenty of water play, plenty of sun and fun. You were just great !
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Car: necessary

Myrtle Beach 25 miles, Wilmington 40 miles, golfing, deep sea fishing, museums, botanical gardens - Orton Plantation, Brookgreen Gardens, lots of discount shopping areas in MYB, SC and Wilmington NC, and the world famous Calabash restaurants are only 10 miles away. Southport is a great fishing and antiquing village that is also the connecting ferry location to go to Fort Fisher with your car and motor northward to Wilmington to stroll that wonderful historic town, tour the Battleship NC, dine and shop in the great waterfront river areas, or explore Orton Planatation and other historic points of interest all in the area north of OIB.


Rates & Availability

Ocean Isle Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Spring Season
Apr 29 2017 - Jun 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall Season
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150
Exit cleaning fee $100
Tax Rate 6.0%

Pet friendly for pets under 40 pounds who are maintained with proper flea preventative medications and immunizations.
Adults must be 30 yrs or older to be held responsible for the contract.

6% tax
$100 exit cleaning fee
$150 (optional pet fee)
$500 deposit with balance to be paid 2 weeks prior to stay
30% deposit reservation is required to reserve the property.
Payments will be accepted in partial or full against the balance up to 2 weeks prior the reserved week.
Two (2) weeks prior to the reserved time, all balances must be complete before keys are issued.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Ocean Isle Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Second level: access from bdrm or hallway
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Second level master bdrm private
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Main level accessible from living area or bdrm
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower , Outdoor ground level shower
  • The full bathrooms have standard toilets, sink basins with under counter storage, showers with hand held spray heads, hair dryers, and bath mats.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Main level bedroom/bath accessible to living area
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , Second level bedroom/bath accessible to hallway
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Second level master bedroom/private bath - LCD TV
    Bedroom 4 - Loft area sleeper sofa next to private 2nd fl deck
  • 3 queen beds 1 bunk (twins) 1 queen sleeper sofa in the loft area Sheets and towels can be provided (optional charges)
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
The canal is a deep water canal with a 15' dock suitable for tying up a trailerable boat, jetskis, or just swimming with a pull up ladder.

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