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Indoor/outdoor Pool/Gym/Hot Tub/Walk to Beach or Town of Duck/5BR

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 2,915 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12

Duck Unlimited is located in the very heart of Duck, North Carolina! This is not your typical beach home that is worn with years of rentals. This is our lovely, private home that has been designed, decorated and dutifully maintained for pure relaxation and enjoyment. We look forward to sharing it with you this summer!

Bring your family to Duck Unlimited where you can unwind, relax and play. Enjoy the pool, walk to town, play on the beach or just relax on the porch with a good book. Your children will enjoy our recreation room complete with a 27” TV and Foosball table. Schooner Ridge has many fun activities for the children including a game room (arcade games, air hockey and a pool table just to name a few) and playground for the younger children. Adults enjoy the first-class fitness facility, tennis and racquetball courts. Schooner Ridge guests have private beach access (where is lifeguard is on duty throughout the summer) with a gazebo including a beach-side pool and hot tub. On the off-chance you have a rainy day during your vacation, everyone will enjoy the indoor pool in the recreation facility.

Highlights of our home include the following:

• beautiful private pool

• hot tub for 6

• large open floor plan on top floor with family room including a 50” flat screen TV, modern and fully-stocked kitchen, dining area, half bath and screened-in porch for dining

• 5 large bedrooms and 4 ½ baths

O king – top floor master suite with whirlpool tub

O queen – 2nd floor with private bath and private deck access

O king – 2nd floor with shared bath and whirlpool tub with private deck access

O twins/double – 2nd floor with 2 twins and a double futon with shared bath and whirlpool tub and private deck access

O bunk – ground floor with double on bottom and twin on top with private bath

• 1st floor recreation room with large TV, Foosball table, and kitchenette/wet bar

• decking on top two floors to relax in the sun or shade

• crow’s nest on roof of house for maximum view and sun

• WI-fi

• outdoor shower

• BBQ / grill

• basketball hoop

Our home is located in the fantastic subdivision of Schooner Ridge. This means you can walk up to Duck Donuts for coffee and donuts in the morning, walk to the boardwalk shops in the afternoon and even walk to one of Duck’s many fantastic restaurants for dinner in the evening. The only thing better than the walk to town is the very short walk to the beach. Places within a short walking distance of Duck Unlimited include:

• beach (about 8 to 9 lots away)

• sound

• town of duck

• great shopping

• fabulous restaurants

• bicycle, kayak, etc. Rental

• playgrounds

• boardwalk

Schooner Ridge Subdivision guests enjoy complete access to the Schooner Ridge rec center facilities which include:

• 1st class exercise facilities with free weights and complete exercise equipment and aerobic machines and showers

• tennis courts

• racquetball court

• playground and play gym

• meeting room with wired and wireless internet access

• exceptional children’s game room with pool table, air hockey and numerous video games

• year round indoor “heated” swimming pool

• “ocean front pool and gazebo” and additional outdoor recreation center pool

• “private” beach access exclusively for schooner ridge guests

All rentals include bath towels, bed linens, cleaning and fees for use of schooner ridge facilities.

Duck Unlimited is a non-smoking, non-pet home. This home is beautifully decorated and has enough beds to sleep 13. We rent only to families.

Duck Unlimited is available Sunday to Sunday with a check-in time of 1 P.M. To maximize your first day here (check-out is 9 a.M.).

We can also help you with babysitting needs, personal chef services and grocery shopping services. By ordering your groceries in advance, they will be in our home when you arrive and you can begin relaxing immediately instead of fighting the crowd at the grocery store. Just let us know if this is of interest to you.

Thanks for looking!! We know duck Unlimited is the answer to a perfect beach vacation!

More Details

Owner
Augie Lange
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 23, 2017

About Augie Lange

My name is Augie Lange. I live in Richmond, VA and have been bringing may family to the Outer Banks of North Carolina for over 35 years. Now I bring my grandchildren here to make memories, year after year. It is our pleasure to share our home with you.

Augie Lange purchased this house in 2005

What makes this house unique

We love the location of our home - it is by far the best location in this area! We can walk to the beach and just as easily, we can walk into the town of Duck. In Duck, we can enjoy any number of great restaurants, shops, parks and even the boardwalk.

Our subdivision is fantastic - as a resident or guest of Schooner Ridge you have access to an oceanside pool as well as two other pools, a playground, tennis courts, racquetball, fitness facilities, game room and much more.

Our location and subdivision make Duck Unlimited one of the best beach houses in the area!

Amenities

Duck House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2915 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Cancellation Policy for Duck Unlimited: greater than 90 days will refund less 10% of total rent. Cancellations within 90 days forfeit payments made.
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 5 - toilet , Half bath off kitchen.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Ensuite bath shared with bedrooms 2 and 4.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Ensuite mater bath for bedroom 1.
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Ensuite bath for bedroom 5.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Ensuite bath for bedroom 3.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Bedroom can sleep 4.
    Bedroom 5 - 1 bunk bed , Bunk has a double bed on bottom and twin on top - sleeps 3.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

Duck Unlimite = Unlimited Fun!!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Duck Unlimited couldn't have been better. Augie is an excellent landlord/owner and was available and accommodating to us at every stage of the trip. The house is large, comfortable and clean. We had 6 adults and 2 children (3 years and 10 months) and we never felt crowded. The pictures on the website are accurate so there are no hidden surprises. My 3 sisters and their families were also renting in Duck and this house was able to fit all of us (24) for dinners with plenty of seating.

The house is located close to Rt 12 so you can walk there easily, but you can also walk the opposite way to the beach. It was a bonus to have the Schooner Ridge pool by the ocean as well as our own private, clean pool since the baby needed to return from the beach for his naps in the afternoon.

The kitchen was stocked fairly well with dishes, glasses, silverware, pots, pans etc, but definitely light on the small things such as plastic wrap, tin foil, spices etc. We brought and left wrap and foil as well as salt and pepper and some other items. We found a roll of toilet paper in each bathroom and also left extras. I love the "pay it forward" philosophy and hope more people continue to follow it.

There are a number of decks surrounding the house, but my favorite was the upper deck which provided a great view and nice place to sit to have our morning coffee or drinks in the afternoon.

We hit an extremely hot week so we never cooked on the gas grill so I can't comment on it's working condition, but I will say it is located on the ground level with the kitchen on the top (3rd) floor so it is quite a hike.

We received our security deposit within 4 days of our departure and so appreciated that efficiency.

I highly recommend renting Duck Unlimited from Augie - you will not be disappointed.

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

Great time in Duck!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time staying at Duck Unlimited. It is in a convenient location. We were able to park our cars for the week and walk everywhere including into the restaurants, shops and beach. We loved having multiple pools available including at the house and beach. Having young kids, it was reassuring to have a lifeguard at our beach. The owner was available for any questions and always with a quick response. The house easily accommodated 3 family with 6 children 6 and under. I would definitely recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The home was very clean with excellent accommodations!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this home. It was very clean and had all the accommodations we needed and more. We've rented 2 other homes in Duck before , but this one was our favorite! There were 6 adults and 2 children and we all had our own space with room to spare. The ONLY downfall of the home is that the grill is in the front of the home rather than by the pool. We enjoy grilling while being social but the layout didn't really allow that. However, that wasn't a big deal.

The beach is a short walk away and the beach front pool is a wonderful plus. I also felt more comfortable having a lifeguard on duty. The water was rough due to an incoming storm and we witnessed 2 rescues in the same day.

We would definitely rent this home again!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house with private pool and close proximity to beach and town of Duck

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 12 had a great week staying at this home. it was a short walk to the beach (on pavement with little or no traffic) so we didn't have to go through sand and brush to get there. We were grateful to have the private pool because we could spend mornings at the beach and the afternoons at the pool. We had 3 little ones who still require naps, so they could sleep and the rest of us could enjoy the pool. The weather was great while we were there, so we did not use the gym or indoor pool, but it was nice knowing they were available had we experienced a rainy day. It was a slightly longer walk to the stores and restaurants in Duck, but certainly doable, even for our 6 and 7 year old kids.The kids loved the magic show and Duck donuts in town. The house was very clean and well maintained. The owner was very easy to reach and even called us the day after we arrived to make sure everything was going well. I only have 0ne minor complaint. When we arrived, after a long day in the car, we found only one roll of toilet paper for 5 bathrooms and a lack of supplies I'm usually used to finding in rental homes. I have rented 3 homes in 3 different locations in the last year, and all three supplied at least a day or two supply of toilet paper, paper towels, hand and dishwashing soap, salt and pepper, etc. Consequently, we had to make a run to Walmart immediately. Having never been to the Outer Banks before, maybe this is standard for rentals there. we would love to stay in this house again. We will just know to bring paper products and soap with us! The house itself was great; it was clean, had nice furnishings and everything worked. Kitchen supplies were satisfactory- all the cooking and eating supplies anyone would need. I recommend this house to anyone traveling to the Outer Banks. We loved the location because of the short distance to the beach and the town of Duck. I also appreciated the ease with which we could reach the owner and his willingness to make sure we were happy with the rental.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We loved Duck Unlimited!

  • 5 of 5

Comfortable, spacious house with plenty of room for all 12 of us to eat together, hang out in the living room, swim in the pool, lounge in the hot tub, and just generally make good memories. Nice short walk to the beach and to town, and great to have the Schooner Ridge amenities at our disposal too! We will definitely look to stay here again if we can. Thank you for a great vacation!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

The owner was great to work with...very attentive to all details. The house was roomy and comfy and included all necessary conveniences. Perfect distance to both the beach and town. Our two families had a wonderful vacation!!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

The town of Duck is recognized as one of the 'Top 15 Family-Friendly Beaches in America.' The beach is just beautiful while the town of Duck has a Soundside Boardwalk and a Town Park. The Town Park is a premier community recreational facility featuring 11 acres of natural beauty including trails through the Maritime Forest and willow swamp, open green space, soundside views, and access to the Town’s boardwalk. Park amenities include:

Park Amenities

-soundside boardwalk

-amphitheater

-public kayak/canoe launch

-four-slip, transient use boat pier at the northern end of the boardwalk

-picnic shelter

-playground

-gazebo

-water fountains, including a special one for our canine friends

-walking trails throughout the park

-summer events for everyone to enjoy

The Duck Boardwalk can be accessed from the Town Park and other locations throughout the Town’s Village Commercial District. The boardwalk begins at the southern end of the Village and continues to the end at the Waterfront Shops. The boardwalk allows visitors to enjoy the beauty of the Currituck Sound, visit some of Duck's fine retail establishments and eateries, take in a show, or just relax and enjoy the day.

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Rates & Availability

Duck House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
July 23 - July 30, 2017
Jul 23 2017 - Jul 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
July 30 - August 6, 2017
Jul 30 2017 - Aug 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
August 6 - August 13, 2017
Aug 6 2017 - Aug 12 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,670
 
 
August 13 - August 20, 2017
Aug 13 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,930
 
 
August 20 - August 27, 2016
Aug 20 2017 - Aug 27 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$2,525
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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