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Ocean Front B, Newly Renovated End Unit, Ocean Front Feel And Views

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom/1.5 Bath, Sleeps 7, Ocean Side, Ocean View, Townhouse,

Elegant ocean side, ocean view townhouse on quiet street walking distance to town and fine or casual dining or shopping. This is one of the most desirable locations on the island and the beaches are very clean and private.

It is a fantastic place that is built on an ocean front lot yet has two duplexes built in front of it (so it is not ocean front...but as close as you can get and definitely the next best thing with breath taking ocean and beach views!!). Next to us is the beach emergency access for the fire department so that is what gives us the spectacular ocean views. This area can never be built on and we sit on our deck and enjoy the surf. You can actually see the waves from the living area, and from the kitchen while eating or cooking. You can even see the sun rise over the ocean while lying in the comfortable Simmons world class beauty rest mattress! Not only is it furnished for supreme comfort it is decorated to make you feel completely at ease and relaxed from the moment you walk in. We made this our home away from home and it is decorated that way. The high top resin deck chairs make sitting on the deck like sitting on a thrown. The view is breath taking.

The property also is walking distance to town and sits on a private and secluded residential section of surf city. There are no other town houses around - just single family homes and it is a 25 mph road for only beach front homes so it is quiet and relaxing. The town house has its own private parking and beach access (no streets to cross of course because you are on an ocean front lot already). You just couldn't have a better location.

This home is newly renovated for the 2014. It is tastefully decorated and features quality fixtures and flooring. There is a well-appointed kitchen features granite counter-tops and a stainless steel sink and facet. There is comfortable furniture throughout the home.

Because we know a good vacation can only be good if you can get a good nights sleep, we feature premium bedding with Simmons World Class Beauty rest mattress. There is one King size and one Queen size bed (one in each bedroom). The second bedroom also has a set of bunks (Twin over twin) with a serta perfect sleeper and a very high end latex mattresses for premium comfort for adults as well as children (not those horrible mattress that you will find on most bunk beds). The home is equipped with custom lighting and many upgrades. Bed linens are included at no extra charge [note that the mattresses are very thick and would require deep pocket sheets if you choose to bring your own]. Departure cleaning is also included . There is a security waiver/insurance fee. There are no booking fees or any other fees.

The home has WiFi (wireless internet), 46' LCD HD TV with DVD. Bedrooms also have cable LCD Flat screen TVs. Sleeping accommodations are two queens, one twin over twin bunk, one queen bed and one twin size sleeper sofa (converted from 'chair and a half' in living area).

Topsail is a great place for families and fun. Enjoy quiet relaxation of the ocean breeze and watching the surf from the comfy high top resin deck chairs or a moonlight walk on the beach. The home has a private access to the beach. Enjoy watching the children play on the beach right from your deck or fish off the beaches right in front of the town house. You can also walk up to the Surf City Pier to see what's biting. Enjoy walking for literally miles on clean white beaches looking for prehistoric sharks teeth (Topsail is one of the few area on the east coast where they are easily found) or gather shells or 'sea beans' (small polished pebbles) for you collection. Visit the famous Sea Turtle Hospital here on the Island (see link on other page) or stop at one of our local shops and pick up some fresh homemade fudge, pies or seafood.

This home is pet friendly and we have an assortment of pet food bowels as well as a 42” collapsible crate for our 4 legged guests who prefer to have the privacy of their own space.

Have a larger family or not finding the weeks you want? Ask about our other town house units listed on VRBO at numbers 375692 and 626041, as well as our ocean front home at number 380882 all within steps from this home.

More Details

Owner
Ted Waltz
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 20, 2017

About Ted Waltz

We are originally from Kennett Square PA which is near Philadelphia. Debbie grew up in Williamsville NY which is a small town near Buffalo NY and moved to Kennett Square after going to college in the Philadelphia area. Ted grew up and lived most of his life in Kennett Square prior to moving to North Carolina. Teds parents both worked in the school system in Kennett (his father as a teacher and his mother as the school nurse). Ted was a Mushroom Farmer (that region is known for being one of the largest producers of fresh Mushrooms in the world). We both still have family in Kennett Square and in Buffalo but they enjoy coming to visit us in North Carolina (especially in the winter!). Our three children are grown now and one is in Vet School, one is a middle school teacher and the third is studying engineering. We currently live on a small farm outside of Raleigh.

Ted Waltz purchased this townhome in 2013

Why Ted Waltz chose Topsail Island

We purchased this home in April 2013 because we owned one of the other town homes in this small block of 5 town homes. It is a fantastic location and a place to come and get away for a little sun sand and relaxation. We have been coming to Topsail for 30 years and our three children have grown up enjoying the beaches and looking for sharks teeth in the sands of Surf City. We used to travel here from the Philadelphia area because the beaches were so clean and private. We've always felt it was worth the trip and met many who traveled much further than us. Topsail is a wonderful family place but it is also a place where fishermen and surfers can share the beach and enjoy the long season of warm crystal clear water. In the fall we would stay out all night and wait on the beach with our children for the turtle nests to hatch. Vacationing in Topsail has always been worth the trip. After 30 years we finally bought our first property (the middle unit in the block of town homes) in Aug 2011. We have had our eye on this property (as an end unit) since we purchased out other one. This property represents a home away from home for us and I know you will find it warm and inviting too. Since we know Topsail with charm you, we made a real effort to renovate this vacation home and its bedding and furnishing so that you will definitely want to return! From our early reviews, we think we hit the mark!

What makes this townhome unique

We love that we can walk to the beach front restaurants and the fishing pier. We also love that we have a great view of the ocean from our deck sitting in the hi top chairs. It is really nice to have a private beach access and not to have to cross the street to get to the beach. It really feels like beach / ocean front without ocean front prices and that makes it very affordable for people to get a high quality rental in a fantastic location. …. And if you are a family that likes to travel with your pet, this is definitely the place for you!

Amenities

Surf City Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 bunk bed , Simmons World Class on Queen and Twin over Twin Bunk Bed.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Simmons World Class Beauty Rest Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Featuring brand new premium Simmons World Class Beauty rest mattresses on the King and queen beds and bottom bunk bed and premium hypoallergenic latex mattresses on the top bunk so that everyone in your group has restful and dreamy vacation!

Reviews

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Ocean Front B, Newly Renovated End Unit, Ocean Front Feel And Views
average rating of 4.857143 based on 42 reviews
Virginia
5

Relaxing, great location!!

  • 5 of 5

We love the location and view and access to the beach. Also nice that we could easily bike or walk to many great restaurants and shop The kitchen is stocked well and everything is in great condition. It is so awesome too that we could bring our dog. That is a huge plus and makes the whole experience better. We love that Topsail beach (Surf City) is so welcoming to dogs and dog friendly as we saw a lot of other dogs on the beach. The only one little area for improvement would be that at the bottom of the steps leading to the parking area is very slippery when wet and it stays wet due the the location of the hose. May need pressure washing to remove built up algae. We would definitely stay here again. Can't wait to come back!!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great feedback! Thank you! We pressure watch in May just before prime season starts. Then we do it again Sept/Oct. Might have to adjust that schedule.
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Cheswick, Pa
5

Cathy and Joe

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to stay. The Waltzes are amazing people to rent from and make sure everything is taken care of.

The condo is homey, convenient and relaxing. We plan to return next year for our 4th year with them

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Feels Like Home

  • 5 of 5

We have been coming here for years and absolutely love this unit! Feels like home at this point!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for our family!

  • 5 of 5

The house had everything we needed! It was clean and comfortable. The beach was fabulous! We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Collinsville
5

Recommend!!!

  • 5 of 5

First, Ted is awesome! Very responsive and handled a couple small issues we had very quickly and in a friendly way. Second, loved the king bed. Very comfortable. Queen mattress foam also wonderful in other bedroom. Kitchen very nice. Not ocean front but you can see the ocean from the deck which was quite nice. Reasonable price for this condo. Had a great time with our small dog and were so thrilled to bring him. Ted had dog bowls there which was also helpful. Please do remember to bring your own towels, soap and paper products. Overall great stay!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Beautiful location, steps to the beach, comfort of home, courteous owner!

  • 4 of 5

We had an issue with the AC not working the day we arrived. Ted was quick to get someone from maintenance out to the house to resolve the problem and was very pleasant to deal with. Since we had our dog with us, we waited in case they needed to come into the home. We saw a maintenance vehicle outside but no one notified us of their visit. We tried the AC and it worked! Would have been nice to have been notified since we were hanging around waiting but the problem was fixed nonetheless. We loved that the home was pet friendly! It was very comfortable and we had a great week at the beach! A little extra attention could be put into the dust on the fans and vents but overall this home rates highly in comparison to other pet friendly locations we've stayed at through vrbo. If we come back to the area again we would definitely look into another stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Surf City Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Late Summer
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 25 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,295
 
 
Special Value
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 8 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
Fall
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
From
$190
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$750
 
 
Quiet Season
Oct 21 2017 - Nov 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
$140
From
$175
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$695
$1,738
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 25 2017
4 night minimum stay
$150
From
$190
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$750
$1,738
 
 
Get Away
Nov 26 2017 - Dec 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$140
From
$175
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$695
$1,738
 
 
Christmas/New Year
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$150
From
$190
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$750
$1,738
 
 
Get Away
Jan 3 2018 - Mar 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
$140
From
$175
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$695
$1,738
 
 
Spring
Mar 31 2018 - May 18 2018
4 night minimum stay
$150
From
$190
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$750
$1,875
 
 
Early Summer
May 19 2018 - Jun 8 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
$190
From
$237
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$950
 
 
Summer
Jun 9 2018 - Aug 17 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,395
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 18 2018 - Aug 24 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,195
 
 
Special Value Summer
Aug 25 2018 - Sep 7 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,050
 
 
Fall
Sep 8 2018 - Oct 26 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
$159
From
$198
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$795
 
 
Quiet Season
Oct 27 2018 - Nov 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
$140
From
$175
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$695
$1,738
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 17 2018 - Nov 25 2018
4 night minimum stay
$150
From
$190
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$750
$1,738
 
 
Get Away
Nov 26 2018 - Dec 21 2018
3 night minimum stay
$140
From
$175
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$695
$1,738
 
 
Christmas/New Year
Dec 22 2018 - Jan 2 2019
4 night minimum stay
$150
From
$190
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$750
$1,738
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $125

This property INCLUDES, departure cleaning, and INCLUDES bed linens making your vacation dollar go farther!

Pet fees are per pet. Please note that this property is subject to $300 fine and eviction for having undeclared pet. This is a non-smoking property.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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