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Waterfront Deep Water Canal Property- Small Pet Friendly

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

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

Ms. Mickey Key
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 18, 2017

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.


Ocean Isle Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
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
  • Free Wifi
  • 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 ...
  • 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.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Waterfront Deep Water Canal Property- Small Pet Friendly
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews

Wonderful Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at this comfortable, well maintained residence. It is so convenient to the beach and even easier to relax in the canal on the myriad of floats the owner has purchased. The bikes were great to cruise the island while getting in some exercise. The hammocks and rockers got a lot of use too! I would highly recommend this property as safe, convenient and having everything you need at hand.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Barbara & Tom, I am so happy that you had a great time at the beach and hope you will think of this as your place at the beach again ! Thank you for keeping me posted on the returning bird family and babies that seem to be there this particular week every year.
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Total paradise!! Awesome vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved the house and location! The house was super clean and comfortable. It had everything we needed. Everyone had their own bedroom and bathroom. We truly enjoyed the balconies, the hammock and the dock. We had fun fishing and relaxing on the top deck watching the sunrise and the sunset. Loved being close to the shops, ice-cream, the pier and 2 minutes from the beach!! Mickey was fantastic! She always replied quickly and went above and beyond to make sure we were having a great time. So grateful! I highly recommend this vacation home!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I really do want your vacation to be a great time and one you will remember with great pleasure. Thank you for choosing Port O Call....please do come back !! I really enjoyed working with you.
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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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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

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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

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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