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Life on a Sandbar! * Direct Waterfront! * Smoke-Free Property! * Two Kayaks!

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Last updated: 03/23/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Direct Waterfront with access to Atlantic Ocean. 3 bdrm, 2 bath, porch, kayaks.

Life on a Sandbar! Placed directly on the water, this house epitomizes "Life is Good". Everything is easy here. The house is situated for entertaining and has a beautiful sun room that overlooks the bay for those who want to get away from the crowd. Three bedrooms with comfortable queen size beds, two full baths, great room, sun porch, 2 outdoor porches and a yard that leads right to the beach make it the perfect family vacation home! And, kayaks are provided for people who want to get out on the water! Bring your boat your fishing pole - in fact bring all your water toys. You can fish, swim, float and anchor your boat right in bay and access in front of the house. We only rent this property through VRBO, so if you see it listed anywhere else, it is a scam. This is also a smoke-free house and property.

Willoughby Bay is protected from a lot of the big winds and weather, but you have direct access to the Atlantic Ocean!! Centrally located near everything! 40 minutes to WIlliamsburg, 20 minutes to Virginia Beach, 50 minutes to Water Country, 20 minutes to museums, concerts, 4 minutes to a festival park and 2 minutes to two marinas! This house makes vacation easy! And, the kitchen was completely remodeled in March - fully equipped for your fabulous summer creations.

There is a boat ramp 1/4 mile away. where you can put a boat into WIlloughby Bay. From there you can get to the Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean - or just boat around the corner to the house where you can anchor in front. Two kayaks are provided. The water in front of the house has a gradual decline with no quick drop off. Make sand castles on the beach in front of the house or sit on the porch in the shade of a huge tree and watch the sunset over the water.

Life is good . . . . on a sandbar.


Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/23/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1900 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    There is a sea wall that keeps the bay from going into the yard. On the high side is the yard, on the low side is sand, It's about 3 feet high. Children should be watched when playing near the seawall. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Owner has asthma and is allergic to cigarette smoke. No smoking anywhere on property....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    $100 to $200 per pet fee plus a $300 deposit ( Deposit is return, provided there is no pet damage.)...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Master Bath in this bedroom...moreless

  • There are 3 queen size beds, one in each bedroom. Maximum Occupancy: 8 ( 6 Adults) Linens package (required at peak) only provided for the 3 queen size beds & towels for each guest. Any other bedding must be brought by renter. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • DVD Player
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Sit on the beach or in the yard and watch sea birds - or if you are lucky you might be able to watch the Navy practice their helicopter rescue exercises....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Sandy beach is in front of the house which sits on Willoughby Bay. Willoughby Bay joins the Chesapeake Bay and the Chesapeake meets the Atlantic Ocean....moreless

  • Water View:

    Watch the sunset from the porch. Watch the Willoughby Races on most Thursday nights from mid-April to early September starting at 6 pm. It's a great night to plan to grill out!...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    House is directly on the Willoughby Bay - from the yard you can launch kayaks, fish, swim, lay in the one person hammock. You can anchor your boat in front of house, ramp 1/2 mile away....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Dining table has leafs to seat up to 8 people. There is also a table outside that seats up to 6 people....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Please note, there is a fireplace in the pictures, but is non-working....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Hi Speed internet...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    There is a small linen fee of $100 or you can bring your own in the off peak season....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    driveway - parking for up to 2 cars, Additional parking available on the street....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Included in the Linen fee....moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:


  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    There is a dining table that seat 6....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 Yellow Kayaks - This is a great place to kayak! Willoughby Bay is usually protected from big winds - and you can kayak a short distance from the house and be in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay!...moreless



Write a review 4.8
from 20 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2017 Spring
Mar 17 - May 2, 2017
3 night min stay
$275 $305
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
2017 Early Peak
May 3 - Jun 15, 2017
3 night min stay
$325 $375
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
2017 Peak
Jun 16 - Sep 6, 2017
5 night min stay
2017 Late Peak
Sep 7 - Oct 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$325 $375
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Linens (3 beds) & towels $100
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Cleaning $150

Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 03/23/2017
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10 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sunset Grill
4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Ocean View
11 Miles
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Sunset Grill
Willoughby Spit, Norfolk, VA, USA
Nearest Beach
You are on it - or walk 4 blocks to Ocean View

Car: Recommended


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/23/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Thursday, March 23, 2017

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