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Pet Friendly 4 bed home in the middle of the OBX

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Between the Highways in the Heart of the OBX. 4 bedroom/3 bath

Cute and comfy, 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom beach cottage. The cottage is located on N. Croatan Hwy. between the highways in Kill Devil Hills, NC at Mile Post 7. We are three short blocks to the ocean and we have beach access at the end of our block. There is enough parking for 25 cars in case you would like to drop off the coolers and chairs. Enjoy gathering around the spacious bar separating the kitchen and eat-in-dining table from the great room. Kitchen has a dishwasher and microwave.

Within walking distance of many of the restaurants like Mako Mikes, Goombays, Chinese and Italian restaurants, as well as a new raw bar, Subway, Little Caesar's, and many more. Awful Arthurs and Captain George's is very close by, as well as many restaurants featured on the Food Channel. Various stores for shopping are also within walking distance. Putt-Putt, Food Lion, and the movie theatre are all within blocks.

The house has 3 queen bedrooms upstairs (including a master), and a large bedroom downstairs with a queen bed and pyramid bed, (twin over full bed.) (4th bedroom) Hardwood floors upstairs in living room and large tiles throughout the kitchen, dining area and all 3 bathrooms. If you love the sun, you will enjoy full sun on the southwest deck from sunrise to sunset. We prefer to rent to adults and families as this is a family centered beach town.

In the spring and fall you can watch the birds migrate up and down the coast. The cottage is only a short walk from the beach where there is direct public access and a life guard stand. Relax and enjoy the beauty of the Outer Banks in this beach-themed, fully equipped cottage. Lots of personal touches and amenities to make you feel right at home.

*Note-you will have to bring your own sheets. There are pillows and comforters on the beds. If you don't want the hassle of bringing your own sheets, there are several companies that will deliver sheets.

Atlantic Rentals 1800-635-9559.

The address is 1613 N. Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC. The cottage has plenty of parking with the double concrete drive. There is a storage room underneath and plenty of space to store your fishing rods and beach accessories. An enclosed outside shower with hot and cold water is located on the ground floor along with a hose and spigot to wash the sand off your feet or to wash your car. The charcoal park style grill is a favorite among the guests.

Come to the Outer Banks for a nice quiet vacation and enjoy the uncrowded beaches, ride bikes, or for just being lazy. You will be within walking distance of restaurants, drug stores and shopping, and will enjoy spectacular sunrises over the Atlantic Ocean.

You will be located near the Wright Brothers Memorial, Outlet Mall, Manteo, Elizabethan Gardens, The Lost Colony Play, North Carolina Aquarium, Jockeys Ridge State Park, Bodie Island Lighthouse, Fishing Piers and Charter Boat Fishing. We highly recommend the beautiful drive down Rt. 12 through the Cape Hatteras National Seashore and a visit to the Currituck Lighthouse, and Cape Hatteras Lighthouse.

Keywords: Kill Devil Hills, between the highways, MP7, Mile Post 7, Outer Banks, Nags Head, North Carolina, Jockeys Ridge

More Details

Property Manager
Courtney DeWitt
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

About Courtney DeWitt

Chris & Courtney DeWitt are both school teachers in Virginia Beach and have been visiting the Outer Banks since they were children. They are very proud of their 'slice of paradise' and hope you enjoy their home as they do!

Courtney DeWitt purchased this house in 2005

Why Courtney DeWitt chose Northern Coast & Outer Banks

It's comfortable, pet-friendly and close to nearly everything you would want to do and see in the OBX!

What makes this house unique

Less than 90 minutes from the Hampton Roads area, it is close enough to get away for the weekend, or a little further for those in N. Virginia, PA, OH, MD and our other 'friends'.

Map

Wright Brothers National Memorial
Jockey's Ridge State Park
Duck Donuts
Mama Kwan's Grill & Tiki Bar
Outer Banks Brewing Station
Avalon Fishing Pier
Trio Wine, Beer and Cheese
Corolla Beach
Jolly Roger Restaurant & Bar
Capt'n Franks
Sunset Grille & Raw Bar
Hurricane Mo's Beachside Bar & Grill
Art's Place
"Best burger I've ever had. You will have to wait, but worth it! On beach road up north in ..."
Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Norfolk
Nearest Barpub
Goombays
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
seascape, Nags Head Links, many more
Nearest Restaurant
Mako Mikes
Nearest Beach
OBX
Car: necessary

The Wilbur and Orville Wright Memorial one mile; Kitty Hawk Kites and paragliding a few miles; The Lost Colony and NC Aquarium, ten miles; wild horse tours of Corolla, about 40 minute drive.

Amenities

Kill Devil Hills House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Queen and pyramid bunk in large room downstairs
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Queen master with full bath (shower) You are responsible in bringing your own towels and sheets or rent them from Atlantic Rentals who will deliver them to the house. Their number is 1(800)635-9559.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(45 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.5333333 based on 45 reviews
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

This property was great. Exceeded our expectations. Close to everything. Easy walk to the beach. Plenty of room for our family and everything we needed in the kitchen. I would highly recommend this home and I would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Amanda, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. It makes me so happy that you loved our home and it's proximity to everything. I would love to have you stay with us again any time. Please mention this review to receive 10% off your next stay. Courtney
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5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

The house is in a great location, just a 5 minute walk to the beach. The house was perfect for my family & pet dog. 4 nice size bed rooms with big closets, 3 full size bathrooms, a laundry room. the front deck is nice and so is the yard. The kitchen & living room was also very nice. The house is very clean and well maintained. We felt right at home. We all had a great time.

Tony G. from PA.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Tony, Thanks for working with us! You were very gracious. Hope you and your son enjoyed golf at Seascape, my husband's favorite golf course (close to the house and pretty reasonable). Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I would love to have you stay with us again any time. Please mention this review to receive 10% off your next stay. Courtney
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Had a great time!

  • 4 of 5

Great location! We went down for my 40th birthday and had a great time. The place was very clean and close to everything. The owner was very quick to respond to any concern we had and addressed the issue within a day even during the holiday weekend. I would recommend and definitely rent here again. Thanks Courtney!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Josh! Loved having you. You were so easy to work with. You even offered to help fix the doorknob! I'm so glad you got to go 4-wheeling on the beach up north and make the trip to Ocracoke. If you ever stay with us again, just mention this review and I will take 10% off your stay! Courtney
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3

Good times in spite of some disappointments.

  • 3 of 5

The house was beautiful and in a very nice location. Can walk to the beach, Food Lion, KMart, Mini Golf, Tennis court and other attractions were very close. Some disappointments: PacMan did NOT work, sliding glass door was very difficult to slide, 3 picnic tables and an add'l plastic table > non of which were in condition for a family to sit and have a meal (one collapsed when someone tried to sit on it) Deck gate was missing 4 slats, so luckily we found a baby gate in a closet and used it so our dogs could be on the deck with us. Yard had tall dirty things growing (left our feet and ankles black). Someone did come mow the afternoon before we left. (we did not address that with owner, I had already been in contact over 3 other issues). A few other minor issues, but in spite of all that, our family of 5 adults and 2 dogs still had a relaxing time. Just wish we could have had that PacMan tournament we were looking forward to and eating outside as a family would have been nice too. If owner addresses these issues and fixes them, this home would be fabulous !

Would suggest you make sure all is as it should be before you rent!

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Size, Walk to Beach, but location not the best.

  • 4 of 5

Owner: Courtney the owner was very responsive and was easy to get in touch with for questions. She did notify me a few days in advance that her cleaning company could not clean the house prior to our stay and offered a partial refund. She does ask that you pay a $500 deposit in addition to the rental cost which is something I have never had a vacation rental owner do before. She did refund this a few days after our stay. She holds the deposit until after her cleaning company leaves and notifies her of the condition. She reached out to us about excess dog hair after our stay when we did not have a dog at the home which was surprising given the condition of the ceiling fans and air vents which clearly not been cleaned in a long time.

House: Overall the actual house was good. My family was at the OBX for a wedding and the house had a lot of space for a few of our family members. What I think needs to be clearly included on the listing is the proximity to the road. The house sits right off of the main 5 lane road which can be very noisy especially if you're a light sleeper. I would be worried to stay in the home with small children or a pet due to the proximity to the busy road. The house was walking distance to the beach which was really nice. From the house it takes you about 5 mins to walk to the public beach access.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review Hattie. Most people don't mind the proximity to the road, but it is true that there is some road noise when the house is quiet. A lot of people actually like the view it affords. Ienjoy sitting on the deck to watch the cars/people go by. Since we didn't have a cleaner, wasn't sure if you had the dog, but I did pay my cleaner an extra fee for the dog hair. Didn't mean to blame it on you. Thanks for working with me and glad you enjoyed your time in the Outer Banks. Courtney
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5

Son"s wedding

  • 5 of 5

Hi Everyone ,Courtney is so great to work with we needed to arrive Friday and she made that happen also we were able to check in early and that was a plus since we traveled threw the night. Everything was so close by I wouldn't waste my time going to super Wal-Mart, other grocery stores were just as good. The house was super clean and felt like home also perfect yard for my daughters dog to run around since it is fenced in. We would stay there again no dought in our minds. thank you Courtney

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for all of your kind words Czewslawa. I'm so glad arriving early worked out for you and your family. We love our home and are so glad that you enjoyed it as well. If you ever choose to stay with is again, please mention this review to receive 10% off your next stay. Courtney
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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 $75
Damage Deposit $500

You are responsible in bringing your own towels and sheets or rent them from Atlantic Rentals who will deliver them to the house. Their number is 1(800)635-9559.
If a credit card is used, a 2.5% transaction fee will be incurred and taken from your deposit.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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