Sea Lavender : 5BR/5BA Sleeps 12 : Amazing Bald Head Island Family Retreat(10 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
5 BR • 5 BA • Sleeps 12 • Direct Ocean View • Bald Head Island • #666200
This property is the perfect home-away-from-home for families who want to experience a direct ocean access vacation with activities for all ages and interests. THe master suite has a king bed, the junior suite and 2 additional bedrooms have queen beds, and the 5th bedroom for kids will (per guest suggestion!) be outfitted for 2016 with 2 sets of bunkbeds (for a total of 4 mattresses). So to clarify about the 12 guests: at least 2 of them are expected to be kids who are comfortable on the top bunk.
House/bedroom configuration is as follows:
Ground floor: main entrance off circular driveway court, outdoor enclosed shower, covered sitting breezeway, bath/shower with W/D, and owner's apartment with private entrance, full/futon couch/bed with twin bunk bed on top, A/V setup, and small workshop. This apt is not included in the base rental amount, but on occasion has been made available for very large parties (at an additional fee).
Main floor: great room with 2-sided fireplace connecting the reading room/study, dining room with seating for 8, breakfast bar with seating for 4, and kitchen. This floor, with a half step-up in some areas, has a wraparound deck covering over 90% of the exterior/perimeter of the house, with fantastic ocean views from most of it. This deck also has a large covered gazebo with exposure to the ocean and west/sunset views.
Half flight of stairs up: ocean facing QUEEN bedroom with direct access to the gazebo/deck, maritime forest facing QUEEN bedroom with deck access to the gazebo, a maritime forest facing kids bedroom with 2 SETS OF TWIN BEDS (sleeping 4 kids) and a full bathroom with tub/shower for this half floor.
Half flight of stairs up: Junior Suite with QUEEN bed, private balcony with ocean view, and private bathroom with shower.
Final Half flight of stairs up: Master Suite with KING bed, private balcony with direct ocean facing view, 2-sink bathroom with separate shower and Jacuzzi tub.
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Member since: 2015
- 3100 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
Flat panel LCD connected to AppleTV in Great Room (please log into your own Apple TV account or bring your own FIRE stick, Roku, or Chromecast) Master Suite has flat panel VizioSmart TV (HuluPlus)...moreless
- Video Games:
- Video Library:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Recreation Center
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Fitness Room / Equipment:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
Kayak / Canoe:
Available for rental in the Bald Head Island Marina; outdoor activities concessions provide multiple options for use of paddle boats, fishing, and other adventure water sports. 1 Tandem kayak incl....moreless
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May 28 - Sep 3, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Second 4pax Club Cart $200
- Pet Fee $200
- Mid-Week housecleaning $200
- Refundable Damage Deposit $900
- BHI Golf Club Membership $200
Reservation requires execution of Rental Agreement between responsible party (renter) and BHI 6SLC, LLC. This document will be sent via email and/or the VRBO messaging system at the renter's request.
No cats allowed. Dogs will be considered on a case by case basis and require prior approval based on weight, age, and temperament disclosures. Note that the island enforces leash and pet sanitation rules.
Taxes (NC sales and BHI occupancy) not included in rental fee but will be collected at time of occupancy. Security deposit will also be collected at time occupancy, along with charges for any of the $200 options not made at time of reservation.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Year Purchased: 1998
About the owner: Our 2 kids' summers were spent growing up in this home, but now that they're grown and living out West we're making it available for a few weeks each summer to 'share the joy'. Lots of good times and memories we want to preserve, but also enrich through the experiences of others. If you come please leave us a fun picture to share on our walls! We have excellent resources on the island to insure that your stay is a success.
Why the Owner Chose Bald Head Island, NC, USA:
Warm family feel, spacious, stunning views from dune ridge but with the beach right across the street, grocery store and shopping arcade 4 blocks away, BHI Club (golf, tennis, croquet, exercise center, restaurants) a 5 minute cart ride, and marina/ferry 10 minutes drive. We put the 2 lots in front of the house in permanent conservation easement to preserve the view and enhance the sense of privacy in the house. The expansive great room can be configured to comfortably seat 25-30 people for a wedding, family reunion, or corporate event. This great room flows out onto an expansive, multi-layered deck which provides an ideal view of the ocean and nighttime stars. The property is also centrally located on the Island, right in the middle of South Beach facing the ocean.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Walking, Biking and golf carts rule the roads here (no cars allowed); great blend of privacy, spacious views, and removal from the crowd where the island and house are concerned but with the benefits of a world class Golf Club, shopping, grocery store, spa, and restaurants all within a 5-10 minutes away. Healthy variety of watersport, fishing, food, art and shopping vendors on the island make it a great place for everyone in the family to find something fun to do. Or just sit on the deck or on the expansive beach and soak up the view! Our home feels roomy and comfortable, with an expansive great room that draws people together but with plenty of places for privacy and wrap-around decking to secure peaceful moments.
- Primary: +1 4044238606
- Secondary: +1 4043684151 Jamie Youngker CPA (financial mgr)
Bald Head Island 5 Bedrooms/5 Baths Masterpiece with a Fantastic Ocean View
Direct access to the beach on the block in front of the house; Protected view.
Straight off the deck facing South
Large living spaces with central fireplace
Queen Bed in Junior suite with private bath and deck with view to the SSE
2 Twin Single Beds in Kids BR
all kinds of fishing and cruising fun available in BHI's marshes and creeks
A guest on the beach in front of our house; think this guy is happy to be here?
Another spectacular sunset
Sits atop the dune ridge with a panoramic view
Another view off the deck, this one to the SW.
Kitchen, bar, and dining room
Master King Bed overlooks private deck with 180deg view of the ocean
Queen Bed in Guest bedroom #1
Sailing a J24 in the river; boat is rentable in the harbor
Red Drum fishing is otherworldly good in the Fall (catch done at 'the Point')
Spectacular sunsets, and night visibility makes stargazing a real treat
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Sunday, February 26, 2017
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