Hyggelig (Hoo-Ga-Lee), a Cozy Retreat in a Peaceful Fishing Village(28 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1 night
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Marshallberg is a peaceful little fishing village on Core Sound with a sense of place and permanence. Marshallberg streets are perfect for dog-walking and biking. Its shallow shores are ideal for clamming, birding, and kayaking. Cape Lookout, Harker's Island and Shackleford Banks are a short boat ride from the Marshallberg boat ramp.
Hyggelig is a 5 minute walk from the harbor, a waterfront park and a boat ramp. With spacious rooms, large windows and wooden floors, the home brings the outside in. Large windows facing the enclosed back porch make the living room feel even larger. The living room features large plank pine floors, a tuned piano, sitting area, game table, and a wood stove.
The kitchen and dining room overlook azaleas and large pines in the front yard. The main bedroom is a suite, sleeping 2 to 6. It has two sleeping areas, a walk-in closet, a large bathroom with garden tub and shower, and access to a large deck shaded by wisteria.
Come home to yourself in Hyggelig!
Proximity to conveniences and nearby attractions
We are located midway between Atlantic Beach and the Cedar Island-Ocracoke ferry and less than 30 minutes from Beaufort and the ferry at Harker's Island.
Marshallberg is on a 0.64 square mile peninsula along Core Sound just 3 miles off the Outer Banks Scenic Byway. It's population is just over 400. We have a convenience store (gas, ice, beer, etc.), 2 churches, a fire station, several backyard boat builders, a post office, a fishing harbor, a boat ramp, and a waterfront park with views of Cape Lookout light house and Harker's Island. And great streets for walking and biking.
Fort Macon and Atlantic Beach: 23 miles/44 minutes
NC Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores: 25 miles/49 minutes
Cedar Island/Ocracoke Ferry: 29 miles/46 minutes
Beaufort: 14 miles/25 minutes
Harker's Island Core Sound Museum and National Park dock (ferry to Cape Lookout and Shackleford Banks): 11 miles/ 24 minutes
Waterfront park and harbor: 0.3 mile
Boat ramp: 0.5 mile
Convenience store: 0.3 mile
George's, Smyrna (take-out): 4 miles
Sea Side Galley, Harker's Island: 7 miles
Fish Hook Grill, Harker's Island: 8.5 miles
Captain's Choice, Harker's Island: 8.5 miles
Crossroads Pizza in Otway (take-out): 4.5 miles
Supplies & Such
Lookout Grocery in Smyrna: 3 miles
Dollar General, a pharmacy, a library, and Snap Fitness in Otway: 4.5 miles
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Member since: 2014
- 1700 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Limited Accessibility:
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 24 - Sep 20, 2017
1 night min stay
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $50
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Cleaning $50
- Tax Rate 12.75%
The balance can be paid in cash upon arrival or paid in advance by credit card through VRBO.
The rate for a single night is $150 to help cover cleaning costs.
There is not a separate cleaning fee but I reserve the right to retain some of the deposit if extra cleaning is needed.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Year Purchased: 1998
About the owner: The house was my home for more than 12 years and it has been a labor of love to renovate it. I enjoy caring for it and I'm happy to share it with you.
Why the Owner Chose Marshallberg, NC, USA:
Marshallberg has a great sense of place. It has the old-timey feel of Grand Junction, the small town in west Tennessee where my mother was raised, and where I came home to as a child. I hope you'll enjoy the small town atmosphere.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The open layout offers areas to settle in for reading, eating, or visiting that feel cozy while retaining a connection to rest of the house.
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Hyggelig is a short walk from a waterfront park and a short boat ride to Heaven
The dining room
Bedroom Suite Double Bed
Catch a nighttime breeze on the back porch
Jack on the path to the harbor
This 1928 Trumpy yacht, the 95' Lunetta, is a landmark in Marshallberg Harbor
Ibis through the Oleander
View of the back porch from the living room
Bedroom Suite Queen Bed
Carport for a boat with 3 cubic foot icebox for storing fresh catch.
The peroola and side deck is a great place for morning coffee
Take your morning coffee with you an a walk to the park
Marshallberg Harbor on a lovely June morning
Take a night time stroll to the harbor
Muddy dogs must wash their feet before visiting
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Tuesday, January 17, 2017
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