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A Perfect Beach Getaway @ Surfside Retreat

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms 2 bathrooms with Partial view from deck, kitchen, living room

Charming beach cottage located on the 2nd row, just across the street from the ocean on South Shore Drive in Surf City, NC. Access to the beach is convenient, just a few steps away. The home offers a partial view of the ocean from the front deck, living room and kitchen. This affordable beach vacation can sleep up to 8 people comfortably, including children. The master bedroom has a queen size bed with a private bathroom; the 2nd bedroom has a queen bed and the 3rd bedroom has a pyramid bunk with a twin on top and a full size bed at the bottom. There is another twin bed bedroom #3. A well-stocked kitchen provides a very pleasant experience for those who wish to prepare meals at home. The enclosed outside shower is equipped with hot water for washing off. Other amenities include a gas grill and picnic table on the lower level. There is ample parking for up to 6 cars.

Surf City/Topsail Beach offers a family-oriented beach vacation. There are locally owned restaurants and a few beach shops, bike, surf board rentals etc. The IGA and Food Lion have gotten some competition recently with the new 24-hour Wal-Mart food shop. Surf City is close Camp LeJuene in Jacksonville NC

Methods of Payment: We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover. If you choose to pay with an American Express credit card you will be responsible for an additional 2% of the rental amount. This is necessary since the processing fee for American Express cards are 4.9% of the rental instead of the usual 2.9%.

More Details

Owner
Minnie Katwaru
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 26, 2017

Why Minnie Katwaru chose Topsail Island

This property is owner managed and we try to take good care of it. We would like you to treat the property as if it was your own.

What makes this house unique

This property is just a few steps to the ocean that it is like being oceanfront without paying the high price

Amenities

Surf City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No Smoking on premises
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 full bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , Bunk has twin + double and there is a 2nd twin in this room
  • 2 queen, 3 twin, 1 full beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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A Perfect Beach Getaway @ Surfside Retreat
average rating of 4.7058825 based on 17 reviews
5

Clean and had everything we needed. Close to the store and restaurants/ice cream shop

  • 5 of 5

I wish we had stayed longer. Clean home and a quite beach was exactly what we needed. Kids and our dog had a great time. I'm sure they'll remember this trip as one of the greatest ones.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pittsburgh, PA
4

The house had all that was described.

  • 4 of 5

Minnie was responsive to all concerns.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Royalton, Ohio, USA
5

Perfect spot for a family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We were first time renters and a bit nervous about getting the right house for our family vacation but we were very excited when we arrived. The house was exactly as pictured and in a great location for access to the beach. We had 6 adults and there was plenty of space for everyone. House comes with everything you need. Minnie was great to work with and she responded very quickly to all of my questions before we went. I can see a return trip in the future. Thanks Minnie for making our vacation so nice!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family vacation spot

  • 5 of 5

This house was exactly what we wanted for our family vacation! It has been recently renovated so is very clean and the beds are very comfortable. It had everything we needed for the week! We will definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Just what we wanted!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying at this home. It was exactly as the description stated and exceeded our expectations. We have stayed at other places that appear large-but it was just very good photography. No surprises here and Minnie was very accommodating. The pictures show it all! Thank you Minnie!

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Granbury, Tx
5

Family Gathering

  • 5 of 5

We have used this site for several family vacations from coast to coast. Ms. Minnie provides a wonderful home on the beach with everything you need - a true (HOME AWAY FROM HOME) Very clean and neat with all you need. She makes the process effortless and will work with your vacation dates. Owner has a wealth of knowledge about the area, where to eat, fish, play etc. Ms Minnie Thank You for your home. We highly recommend this home to other families and when we return to the area will look at re-renting. The community was quiet and accommodations comfortable. A very relaxing area. Beach chairs are provided to enjoy the Carolina sunrises.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Wilmington, NC
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Buchaines
Car: necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.