svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay pets
Feedback

Lovely Carolina Place Historic Gem Tucked Near Downtown Wilmington

(4 Reviews)

The owner has been emailed.
To book this property, you need to complete your booking through checkout on the VRBO website. We can't protect your payment if we don't know you've booked through us. Learn more

The apartment is thoughtfully decorated, the bedroom is cozy and comfortable.

Calendar

Last updated: 05/03/2017
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Sleeps:3
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Perfect space in historic Wilmington to relax retreat or get out about town.

Stylish, tastefully decorated private apartment centrally located in the tree-lined historic and charming Carolina Place neighborhood- walk to coffee, bike downtown, and quickly drive to the beach. Best suited for 1 or 2 guests, can comfortably accommodate 4. Situated in a 100-year-old house, the inviting red staircase leads visitors to a hip little spot with a combination kitchenette & dining area, inviting bedroom, comfortable living room and large bathroom boasting an old claw foot tub. Thoughtfully decorated with mid century furnishings and art, everything in our space is calming, cozy and intentional. Guests enjoy a comfortable Danish modern table and chairs to enjoy meals or to sit around with visiting friends, new air conditioning system, wireless access, flat screen TV, record player, great books and games, combination microwave/ convection oven, induction cooker, top notch coffee supplies, yoga mats and a beloved record player and even a contemplative Buddha statue. Large front porch for morning coffee or evening cocktail.

Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/03/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 400 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 3
  • Children Welcome:

    We welcome children but note that young children must be watched closely near the staircase that leads into the apartment and cannot be gated off. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • We have no reviews here yet, but plenty from our other rental website. I will be happy to give you a link so you can read them all. 'We stayed at Ania's place for 2 weeks. This was more than initially planned, but worth every minute. Her apartment was perfect, exceeds expectation. Besides great stay, Ania took the time to show us around and make us feel like locals. This part we appreciated so very much,since we got to feel real Wilmington (which is great!). We are from the Netherlands and are on a trip around the world. Our Wilmington time will stay with us forever and will repeated. Thanks Ania, family and friends!!' 'Ania was such a gracious host. When we arrived, we found Ania had provided local organic coffee for us to make in the morning. So sweet! Everything we could possible need was provided. My favorite memory here was listening to Patsy Cline while getting ready to attend a wedding in Wilmington. The atmosphere was warm, cozy and the space is absolutely beautiful.' ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Toys:

    Basket of toys provided for little ones. ...moreless

Theme

  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Golf
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wireless signal provided....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Ample street parking, off-street available upon request. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Convenction/ microwave combo...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    single burner Induction cooker. ...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Nice private Southern front porch for use 8am-10pm....moreless

Building Type

  • House
 

Reviews

5
from 4 traveler reviews
Loading...
 
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$140
$800 $1,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $60
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

Initial deposit/ first payment is non-refundable.


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.


Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Travel with peace of mind.
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
 

Calendar

Last updated: 05/03/2017
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
 

Location

This is the best spot to in Wilmington to wind up in if you want easy-access to the beach, downtown, shopping the university, the hospital. Carolina Place is a beautiful, wonderful, historic family-oriented neighborhood centrally located smack the middle of Wilmington. The house is on the main a corner in the crux of the neighborhood.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We have been around this town for a loooong time. My husband Josh was born here and after many years away, which included going to college, meeting me, living for years in Boston- he decided to come back together with me, buy a rambling old house and embark on the wacky journey of parenthood. We are lucky to be here and we especially love our neighborhood, the same in which the apartment is located. I spent last summer renovating and furnishing it and now offer you the chance to use it.

Why the Owner Chose Wilmington, NC, USA:
The Carolina Place neighborhood is the very best in Wilmington. This is a historic area composed of treasured homes on city blocks with sidewalks - most of the homes are now over 100 years old and lovingly maintained by mixture of old and new residents. We know one another, people walk about, kids are out on bikes. Our apartment is 2 blocks from lovely Wallace Park with Burnt Mill Creek running through it, and 4 blocks from two different coffee shops. We have a neighborhood wine bar with live music on the weekends and another about to open. When you do leave Carolina Place, you will only be minutes from most of Wilmington's many exciting and beautiful destinations. We live nearby and can interact as little or as much as our guests prefer. We know Wilmington well and we can offer suggestions of where to go, shop, eat, park etc. as well as insider tips about local happenings. We are aiming to provide an amazing experience for our guests and want them to feel at home in our sweet little apartment. We are only a text away, but the 2nd story apartment is totally private.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
We are situated about 20 blocks from the downtown waterfront, and in less than 10 minutes visitors can be picking up groceries at Whole Foods or Trader Joes, or our local Food Coop Tidal Creek. UNCW, or the Wilmington International Airport are only a few minutes up the road. If you just head down Wrightsville Avenue until it ends, you will wind up at the beach in about 15 minutes. Our public transportation system is not great but parking is easy and once you are downtown (walkable, easily bike-able) you can walk everywhere or use the free shuttle to get around. Cabs from the airport are cheap and easy, or we are also willing to pick you up if our schedule allows.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/03/2017

Send email

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • The apartment is thoughtfully decorated, the bedroom is cozy and comfortable.

    The apartment is thoughtfully decorated, the bedroom is cozy and comfortable.

VRBO #667995

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Sunday, May 21, 2017

Partner Offers

Book Online or call VRBO Booking Assistance: 888-829-7076

Enter dates to see accurate pricing

Minimum stay 4 nights
Dates are unavailable
Please enter travel dates
Please enter # of guests
Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
This listing requires that rentals start on a .
Request to Book

Send email

Booking confirmation within 24 hours

Get an Instant Quote

Pay with confidence
 please wait... When you book through the VRBO website, your booking is backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee Learn more
svg-report-flag