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Beautiful 3BR Historic Downtown - walk to the river

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Three bedroom, 2.5 bath comfortable private home

Sixth on the Park is just north of Market Street across from Bicentennial Park - stroll to the Riverwalk! Built in 1996 and fully refurnished in early 2014, enjoy the comfort of recent construction while in the midst of historic homes from the late 1800s and early 1900s. The house has plenty of outdoor living space: a fenced in garden, a screened back porch and a welcoming sitting porch out front for greeting the neighbors out walking their dogs (pets are welcome upon approval). Inside, Sixth on the Park features queen beds in the front and back bedrooms and a bunk bed that sleeps three in the middle bedroom (double bottom, single top).

Extremely close to Thalian Hall and only 6 blocks from the river boardwalk, you can easily walk to everything that makes downtown the place to be: casual to fine dining, hip coffee houses, museums, art galleries, antique shops, the excellent county library, horse drawn carriage rides, Shops of Old Wilmington or the Cotton Exchange, historic tours, Ghosts of Wilmington Tour, haunted pub crawls, Wilmington’s Farmer’s Market (April – December), the Azalea Festival (April), Riverfest (October), the Brooklyn Arts Center, the NC Battleship (take a ferry from Water St.), PPD, Cape Fear Community College, and the new convention center.

Experience the night life and then walk back to the house for the quiet of our comfortable home. If you have a car, there is one private parking spot at the end of the driveway and an abundance of free on-street parking. Wrightsville beach is approximately a 15 minute car ride from the house with Carolina Beach, Kure Beach and Ft. Fisher (home to the NC Aquarium) being 30-45 minutes away. The city offers many spots for children: Fit for Fun on 10th Street(ages 6 mo. to 5 yrs.), The Children's Museum located downtown on 2nd and Orange (ages 2 to 10ish), Monkey Joe's, Jungle Rapids, skating rinks, an ice skating house, the list goes on.

Relax and enjoy your stay... Get the best of what Cape Fear has to offer - the cultural attractions of downtown and the not-so-far-away beach!

Looking for a last minute getaway? Take $200 off a weekly rental or $500 off a monthly rental if booked within 2 weeks of your arrival.

Managed by Rachel de Faut, Broker, REALTOR, Sea River Realty

910/520-1815 bluefire722@yahoo.com

Please call or email me for up-to-the-minute availability and special stays and rates!

More Details

Property Manager
Rachel de Faut, Realtor, Sea River Realty
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

Amenities

Historic District House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , off master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , hall bath
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , downstairs half bath
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , bunk bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Playground and basketball courts directly across the street.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
5

Clean, comfortable, stylish and great location

  • 5 of 5

The location is excellent - a leafy street with owner-occupied historic homes and a diverse population of neighbors and passersby. All systems and equipment in the house functioned perfectly. The house is nicely renovated and very comfortable. The location is perfect for strolls to the downtown and waterfront area in this very pleasant city.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The Wonderful Wilmington Downtown

  • 5 of 5

Our family group of two grandparents, two adult children, one spouse and one two year old grandchild loved this home. Well appointed, easily accomodating of the six of us, and situated in a wonderfully mixed neighborhood close to everything. We loved the little park and the basketball courts directly across the street, both using these and watching others use them.

This was a perfect family getaway for us West Michigan folk in late winter. The weather was delightful, the local culture compelling, and the home itself a perfect fit for our needs. On top of this the managing agent was straight forward and easy to work with throughout. We shall return!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this home. The location is absolutely ideal in terms of proximity to downtown Wilmington activities. Additionally, it was easy to navigate to other attractions such as Carolina/Kure beach, the aquarium, Airlie Gardens, etc. The kitchen is well-equipped for cooking and preparing meals. The pictures and description accurately portray the rental.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Close to everything!!!

  • 5 of 5

This home was so neat and clean. It was very close to all the brewerys and restaurants. My husband and I love to walk so it was very conveniently located to all the neighborhoods we liked walking to. Thanks for allowing us to share your home! We absolutely loved staying here...in fact we're thinking of booking it next February.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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5

Great Stay for Ironman

  • 5 of 5

Came to Wilmington for Ironman 2016. Our stay at 6th on park for the seven days was wonderful. The house was really nice and had everything we needed.

We enjoyed sitting on the porch swing during down time. The neighbors were very friendly and having the basketball court across the street was also a plus for more fun times. We spent a lot of time back and forth to town so the location from the house for walking was ideal. We visited the beaches and Arlie gardens which were not to far a drive. We would highly recommend staying in this home for anyone visiting the area. Working with the property manager was very pleasurable as well.

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Son's Wedding

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed at 6th on Park for 10 days. We were in Wilmington for my Son's wedding. Having the house was very convenient as we had some baking to do. It was also a short walk from downtown.

The home is very clean, comfortable and roomy. It has just about everything you'd need including laundry room. Welcome book, maps etc. I would definitely stay here again and recommend it to friends!

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $200

Please contact us for special rates, stays, and up-to-the-minute availability!

Looking for a last-minute getaway? Take $200 off our weekly rate or $500 off our monthly rate if booking within 2 weeks of your arrival!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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