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Beautiful, Private And Quiet Yet Right In The Middle Of All The Action!

Bedrooms 1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6 (adjacent 2/br unit available too)

This is one of two vacation rentals on the property. The other unit is a two bedroom (VRBO #557429). The units can be rented separately or together to sleep 12.

This one bedroom cottage has a large private bedroom with a king bed and a seating area as well as a private exit to the patio. Captains bunks in the hallway sleep two (best for kids to teens) and a pull out couch allow this unit to sleep a total of six. It's perfect for families or a group of friends.

This is a private single story stand alone bungalow. So, no upstairs or downstairs neighbors or shared walls with other units!

This is our home away from home and is set up for peace, comfort and enjoyment. There is a full kitchen that is stocked with all the supplies you need for wonderful meals or a quick bite. Including a full size fridge, range, microwave, and dishwasher. The bath includes a deep soaking tub and shower. There is also an outdoor shower with hot and cold water. There is also a washer and dryer in the unit for your use.

It is just a block and a half from the beach and the boardwalk so you are right in the middle of the action but as soon as you get back 'home' you will experience the peace and quiet of a private residence. The bungalow is surrounded by a variety of delightful outdoor space with plenty of sun or shade areas to relax. The front of the exterior has a small garden space and a large patio with seating. The side courtyard has a fenced area for pets and the back has a large beautiful in-ground pool with palms and a waterside. The pool is only shared with two other units. One unit is a two bedroom vacation rental and the other unit is a long term rental occupied by the property's caretakers.

More Details

Property Manager
Rebecca Triplett
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 5, 2017

About Rebecca Triplett

My name is Rebecca Triplett. I purchased this property and lived there with family for several years. Family obligations drew us back to our home state of Minnesota but we just could not part with this treasure. We made this unit into a weekly rental so we will have a place to stay when we visit and hopefully still pay the mortgage :-) It was a fixer upper to say the least when I bought it. We have made a ton of improvements and continue to make changes to make it a wonderful vacation for our guests.

Rebecca Triplett purchased this cottage in 2003

Why Rebecca Triplett chose Southern Coast

I was looking for access to the beach and a pool but still wanted to have a quiet and private space. I did not like having to deal with the crowds, traffic noise and party atmosphere of the strip along the ocean but then I found this treasure! It is so close to the beach as well as all of the activities Carolina Beach has to offer. The house is right next to all the stuff you'll want to experience. Once you get to the bungalow you could just leave your car and walk to everything you would like to do. You can literally sit on the front patio and watch the Thursday night fireworks and smell the donuts cooking at Brits! The pool is as large or larger than some of the pools at the hotels in the area but virtually private. You will feel like you are in an oasis. I love to cook and have had some bad experience with rental properties saying they had a well stocked kitchen but did not. Don't worry about that here. I have made sure I have all the tools I need to have fun with my cooking hobby.

What makes this cottage unique

This is a one story unit. There are no stairs to get in, or once you get in. Trust me, this is a great feature! No hauling all your things up and down all those stairs! There is exterior space for children to play with a gate to separate that space from the pool. We are a pet friendly unit. We love pets!!! But to us that does not just mean that we allow pets. The unit is designed with flooring that allows for good clean up between rentals. It is mostly tile with a low pile carpet in the bedroom. This unit also has plenty of parking. Unlike many units that only allow one car, we have private parking for three vehicles and unlimited parking right next to the unit along the road.


Carolina Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , outdoor shower , Large bathroom with a deep soaking tub and shower.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , LRG BR with a King bed, sitting area and private entrance
  • There is one private bedroom with a King bed and a small sitting area. This room has french doors that lead out to the patio as well as a door that leads to the rest of the unit. The other four sleeping areas are: two captains birth built into the hallway and a pull out couch.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Rental Linens can be provided. Please request pricing in your inquiry.


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Beautiful, Private And Quiet Yet Right In The Middle Of All The Action!
average rating of 4.6923075 based on 52 reviews

Wonderful home in the heart of everything

  • 5 of 5

Perfect beach getaway. The house was wonderful and super dog friendly. The caretakers were friendly and helpful.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice and clean. Close to everything

  • 5 of 5

We all had a great time while staying here. We had everything we needed. The pool was awesome! The caretakers were great and friendly. Could not have stayed in a better place.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location, great for kids!

  • 4 of 5

Home was not as clean as we had hoped it would be when we arrived. Carpet shows heavy signs of pets staying there but overlooking these issues and trying not to be negative, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and stayed in the pool more than the ocean. The location of the house is within a few walking minutes of everything. This place even though shared with another rental is like having a home with a pool to yourself! Loved it!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Worked for us!

  • 4 of 5

Our week stay was just we anticipated. We were very Comfortable-king size bed was great, Had what we needed, Location was ideal, Caretakers on site very nice and helpful, Space was enuf, Equipped well, Pool is fabulous, and our Weather was perfect. Hated leaving - which means we had a great time at Carolina Beach.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

My stay was easy breezy. The house (2 bedrooms) was beautifully decorated, very clean and the beds were comfortable. The property manager and wife were super nice and helpful with everything. He was accommodating with all of our questions. He also was understanding and polite with my 2 year old autistic grandson. Fantastic location to the beach. A very easy walk to the beach.

Thanks for all you do, Mr&Mrs Property Manager

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our time at Dancing Oaks! The house, pool, and grounds were so well kept and inviting. The beautiful flowers and trees were a very nice bonus. We were able to have our dog with us which was such a plus. The décor was perfect and you felt right at home. The location could have not been any better. You were so close to all the restaurants and other things going on at Carolina Beach but were able to maintain privacy and quiet. This was our first stay but definitely will not be our last. Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful property!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
19 Miles
Nearest Ferry
6.3 Miles
Fort Fisher Ferry
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Carolina Beach

This is a vacationer paradise. It has everything your could want right in walking distance. The beach, the boardwalk, the marina, wonderful restaurants, unique bars, gift stores, candy, fudge, ice cream, an amusement park, outdoor movies, fireworks and more! All of this is just steps of away from the private and quite retreat of Dancing Oaks Bungalows.


Rates & Availability

Carolina Beach Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $65
Damage Insurance $59

Special Off Season Rates or Last minute rates. Contact owner for details.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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