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Your own special paradise

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Three bedroom 2 bath single family home only a short walk to the beach.

Detached home with three bedrooms, 2 baths, eat in kitchen, family room, deck, screened in porch. Master is a king bed with private bath off screen porch. Second bedroom has a day bed - which is a twin or master and third bedroom has a double bed. Their is a queen in Family room. You must provide all your linens and paper products. We have a gas and charcoal grill. Third row but very short walk to beach. Outside shower. Pets allowed, non smoking. Washer and dryer are provided. This beach home is located off Coast Guard Rd and is nestled in trees and private for your vacation pleasure. Beach is clean and friendly. You can fish from the shore and hunt for seashells


Owner
Linda Garner
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About Linda Garner

Two families own the Vitamin Sea. Our partner, Margit has two grown daughters and grandchildren. She loves to garden and travel. Rick and I live in Cary NC with our cocker spaniels, Izzie, Maddie and Envy. We love the beach, traveling and music

Linda Garner purchased this house in 1990

Why Linda Garner chose Emerald Isle

This home was attractive to us because of it's location. We are almost at the end of Coast Guard Rd in Emerald Isle. There are three access points to the beach from our home. We are three rows back but because the Point is so wide, it isn't a long walk. When we walked into the house, the open cathedral ceiling in the front room sold us. It is light and bright. We stepped back outside and there were deer in our yard. They visit every year and love the carrots we give them. There are two empty lots besides us and that gives us privacy. We have neighbors who live on the street and that makes us feel safe and happy.

What makes this house unique

You have a wonderful breeze outside in the screened in porch. You can take bike rides -there is a special bike lane on Coast Guard Rd. Emerald Isle offers great places to shop and eat. Swansboro is a beautiful village with loads of unique shops and restaurants. About half hour away is Morehead City and Beaufort. Morehead is larger and has several stores and a wonderful drive in called "El's" Best shrimp burgers around. Beaufort is an old town with old cemetery and historical homes plus Blackbeard's museum.

Amenities

The Point House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , outdoor shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Two bathrooms with showers and an outside shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
  • Master is a king size bedroom with access to full bath (shower - no tubs) and walk out onto the screen porch and deck. Second bedroom is a double and third bedroom is a day bed. This is two twin beds or a king. The queen bed is a sofa bed in family room
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There are a few beach chairs available, but not many. No bikes are provided, but you can rent bikes, linens, etc., on the island or nearby.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.8235292 based on 17 reviews
5

Clean! Comfy beds and a kitchen well stocked for all your cooking needs.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for our family vacation! Screened in porch allowed for nightly games. Quiet and private and a short walk to the beautiful beach. Can't wait to return! We wouldn't stay anywhere but Vitamin Sea! Perfect!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great beach house

  • 5 of 5

Vitamin Sea is a great house and in a great location; exactly as pictured and promised. Equipped with everything you need. Owners were very quick to respond to any questions/issues. Would definitely recommend this house to a family or anyone with dogs. The deck with the gate was perfect to keep our small dogs contained. Will be back next year!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A little jewel on Emerald Isle.....

  • 4 of 5

A very gracious owner.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful, well appointed kitchen, secluded, clean...

  • 5 of 5

Loved being tucked off the road, short walk to the beach, nice space, enjoyed it. Communication was excellent.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

An amazing experience.

  • 5 of 5

The place was so wonderful and relaxing. We love the fact that there is a little gate with a latch on the deck so the dogs can't escape . The beach is a walking distance and everything is close by. The house itself is very clean and has everything we need . We truly enjoyed our stay .

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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delightful cottage

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in late October. Communication prior to our arrival was great. We arrived to find the house was clean, equipped with everything we needed and very comfortable. We had our coffee on the deck and listened to the ocean each morning. I would fully recommend this cottage.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100

Rates are subject to change. No refund due to weather or last minute cancellation. Pet fee of $100 maximum size 40 lbs and under

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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