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Exceptional Ocean View and Easy Beach Access for Your Enjoyment

Bedrooms 5
Space 2,300 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights


About the property

5 Bedroom, 4 Bathroom Luxury Home With Ocean View And Beach Access Steps Away

This luxury ocean view home is fully furnished and has recently been freshly updated with new paint and carpeting!

Our professionally decorated home is located across the street from Carolina Beach with direct beach access just steps away. There are 5 bedrooms and 4 baths. The gourmet kitchen has granite counter tops and newer stainless steel appliances, outfitted for cooking when you are longing for the many fresh seafood options that are available. The home has hardwood floors and five flat screen TV’s throughout the house. There is also access to high speed wireless internet service, included and we just replaced the primary A/C system to assure your comfort on those warm summer days.

For ocean viewing, there are two nicely furnished covered decks. One is on the main 2nd floor and the other is just off the 3rd floor master bedroom. Both are perfect for reading, enjoying meals with family and friends, listening to the ocean surf or just watching our pelicans soar along the wave tops. You might even catch a glimpse of an occasional humpback whale blowing as it surfaces just offshore.

The entry first floor has two bedrooms - one with a queen bed and one with twin beds. Both share a full bath. Just outside is a convenient shower to wash off the sand and salt from a fun day on the beach.

The main second floor has the greatroom with living room, dining and a gourmet kitchen. This level also has a room with a queen sleep sofa offering additional sleeping quarters or it can be used as a den with TV and other electronics for the kids to get away and watch movies or play games while you relax. There is also a full bath on the main floor.

The third floor has two guest rooms that share a full bath - one bedroom equipped with a queen and the other one with a cool pyramid bunk (full lower and twin upper).

The spectacular king master bedroom with private deck, ocean views and a fabulous master bathroom is also on the third floor, includes a shower and whirlpool tub.

Here's what previous guests had to say: “We just love it! The location is perfect and the house is just beautiful, with plenty of space for our family.” “We had such a wonderful time at your house.” “It more than exceeded our expectations.” “Everyone in our party was comfortable and happy.” “This is a GORGEOUS home.” “It was a pleasure staying at your lovely home. We had such a good time being right across the street from the beach.” “Everything was perfect. Your house is beautiful and we enjoyed staying there.” “Thanks for providing the basis of our great family memories.”

Carolina Beach is an incredible vacation spot, with something for everyone in the family. Miles of uncrowded ocean beach for wading, swimming, surfing, beachcombing or surf fishing. We also offer nearby fishing piers, rare “drive on” beaches, great restaurants, and fresh seafood markets selling today’s catches. For sports fans, there are terrific golf courses, great off shore fishing, basketball, tennis courts and all the water sports that you can imagine.

Nearby is the charming town of Southport, accessible by car or a car ferry. Carolina Beach is 20 minutes from historic Port City of Wilmington, which boasts delightful riverside restaurants and shopping along its river boardwalk in downtown along the Cape Fear River. We even have the battleship North Carolina available to the public, Screen Gems movie studio, and our International Airport served by Delta and US Airways.

Fort Fisher State Park is only minutes away with the NC Aquarium and miles of natural and unspoiled beaches. It is the location of Civil War's Fort Fisher, whose fame is highlighted in the recent Academy Award winning movie, Abraham Lincoln.

From our home, there are great restaurants and a Tiki bar within walking distance on the beach. Come and enjoy the sound of waves crashing on the beach as you relax in luxurious comfort.

More Details

Steve and Jane Haynes
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 19, 2018

About Steve and Jane Haynes

Our large family of four generations loves this home for gatherings and the great beach location!! While all of us have lived or grown up in North Carolina and the Wilmington area, our family is now stretched from North Carolina to Washington State. What better place to for us all to come together as often as possible, than Carolina Beach.

Steve and Jane Haynes purchased this house in 2012

Guestbook comments from the owner

My children and grandchildren had a wonderful time and the house worked out great for all of us. Thanks for everything!
Jul 2016
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Carolina Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 13
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double sinks, entrance floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Main floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double sinks, third floor
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Master bath, third floor - double sinks
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom with deck - thrid floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Third floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Entrance floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 bunk bed , Pyramid bunkbed - third floor
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Entrance floor
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Linens not provided - bring your own or contact Seaside Linens to have them delivered - they will also have your beds made for you when you arrive, if desired.


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Exceptional Ocean View and Easy Beach Access for Your Enjoyment
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 26 reviews

Fell's like home.

  • 5 of 5

This property has it all, it is close enough to the Beach to walk with your children and grandchildren, it is laid out great with everyone having their own bath, plenty of room for family functions as well as enough room to allow you to have your Privacy it is very close to everything. We loved it and the Kid's had a great time .

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect house for a large group

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful house with plenty of space for 3 families. Easy and fast beach access. Covered deck space was perfect for meals while overlooking the ocean. Owners were helpful and always responsive. An amazing week at the beach!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great vacation property

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of nine with 6 adults and 3 small children under 7.

We loved the house and it offered everything we needed, was clean and beautifully decorated. It was only a short distance to the beach and we had a great view of the ocean. We would definitely consider this property again for our family vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, well stocked, and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

We all thought the home was beautiful. The rooms were well furnished and comfortable. The supplies it was stocked with were the most of any rental I have used before. My family thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantadtic time!

  • 5 of 5

Great clean house. Very accessable to beach. Great items provided. Kitchen well stocked. Fantastic time thank you!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Raleigh, NC

Lovely home close to beach access

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in Carolina Beach and this home had all the amenities that you would need. The owners were gracious to work with and there was more than enough room for us. We would certainly rent again...only concern would be if there were mobility issues...2 sets of stairs. We used a child gate for our smaller grandchildren.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Wilmington International Airport (ILM)
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Fort Fisher Ferry to Southport, NC
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Ten golf courses in New Hanover County
Nearest Motorway
17 Miles
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Access across the street from our home
Car: recommended

For visitors who enjoy driving on the beach, we are close to two great locations on our island that allow 4 x 4 vehicles, year round. Freeman Park is 3 miles to the North and Ft. Fisher National Seashore is 4 miles to the South.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $200
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 13.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Cancellation Policy: Should you need to cancel your reservation during high season, we will refund all you've paid except $200.00 in processing fees If we are able to rent the property for the week you've cancelled. Cancellation insurance is also available from HomeAway.

*Contact Seaside Linens ( if you wish to rent linens for your stay.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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