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Lots of space, family friendly

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 3,150 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, 11 Sleeps

Enjoy beautiful Lake Gaston with its miles of shoreline, clean water and plenty of fish to be caught. Boating, skiing, tubing, swimming or just relaxing, there is plenty of room for all.

You will experience a unique vacation in our lovely 3,150 sf Geodesic Dome house with open floor plan and lots of entertaining space. Big skylights, 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, 3 living areas, dining room,

kitchen with breakfast bar, patio dining off kitchen. The large great room has TV/stereo with surround sound, wet bar, reading area, air hockey, pool, ping pong game table and lots of room for indoor games. Front ntrance

is wheelchair accessible. Main floor has 2 bedrooms, 1 with queen bed, 1 with double bed, one bath. Upstairs has one bedroom with queen bed,

loft area has 1 futon, one bath. Great room has queen sleep sofa, one rollaway bed, half bath.

For your outside enjoyment there is a large wraparound deck with furniture, separate charcoal grill area, firepit, gazebo, swing set and two grassy areas for kids to play. The boat dock has a bottom deck area for relaxing, fishing and swimming in the deep, quiet cove. A swim ladder, small table and chairs on the dock. Upper level sun deck with conversation area, lounge chairs and great view of the lake. Boat lift and jet ski lift are usable. Located in a great upscale subdivision (southeast quad) with plenty of trees and walk area, great for nature hikes and bikes.

Private boat landing in subdivision.

Comments from previous renters:

-Pictures do not do justice, this place is beautiful! We loved it and will be back.-

-Had a great time, lots of space, plenty to do and the kids enjoyed swimming in the cove.-

-What a great place to spend Thanksgiving with our family. We enjoyed the beauty of the house as well as the surroundings. So much room to be together, but not crowded! We are thankful for having found this delightful place.-

-We invited several friends to join us and had an absolutely great time. The house was perfect...you do a great job...I was impressed. Am sure I will rent this again.-

More Details

Owner
Barbara Dickens
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 13, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

We brought our boat and had a great time fishing, swimming and tubing. This unique house was a perfect fit for our unique group! We also found the town of Littleton to be just too sweet. Everyone knows everyone and is very welcoming. Thanks for letting us enjoy the Dome Home for a week!
Jul 2016
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Amenities

Littleton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3150 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Property must be left clean and ready to rent.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Half Bathroom - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • One queen sleep sofa. One double futon.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Central air, full kitchen, fridge/ice maker, dishwasher, microwave, coffee, blender,washer/dryer, wine/beverage chiller, charcoal grill, firepit, swing set, game table with pool, ping pong and air hockey. Badminton, volleyball, horse shoes, board games. High chair and stroller for the little ones. Two TV's with satellite, one TV for games/DVD. DVD, VCR, Surround sound, stereo, movies and books. Internet Kayak and water floats Sheets are available on request for $100.00.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

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Lots of space, family friendly
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 23 reviews
5

A Great Family Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We had three generations for a total of six people staying here for a long weekend and really appreciated all the space and amenities this home had to offer. The kids loved the toys and the large living room. The adults loved that the noise was well contained to the living room and didn't spread from one dome to the other. We got lucky to have a warm February weekend and enjoyed the time outside, sitting on the dock and around the fire pit. The home was well-equipped with cookware, even marshmallow roasting sticks, and outdoor furniture. It was great to have a baby gate and high chair on site. Everything was clean. I'm sure in warmer weather the lake is a lot of fun with the provided floats and such. This is a fantastic place for a family getaway.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Amanda for your great review. So glad your family enjoyed Half Moon Hill and hope you can return for some summer fun. Take Care!!
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Loved the room and everything that was included with the stay.

  • 4 of 5

Thank you Barbara for letting me and my family enjoy your wonderful place. There were 11 people staying, eight adults and 3 children, ages 13, 10 & 5. My grandsons loved the pool table and play area. The dock area was awsome for fishing and swimming. We were lucky enought to rent a pontoon boat, which tied up to the dock nicely.

The kitchen area was wonderful. We had plenty of room for several people to be in there working at the same time.

I only had two small concerns. The loft railing needs a little reinforcment. It's kind of shakey. I tried to tell my grandkids not to lean on it, I didn't want them to break it and fall. The top deck to the boat dock needs a little work. Many of the nails are popping up, so I made sure everyone wore flip flops it they went up top.

The patio and deck furniture were very comfortable. You never had to worry about lugging chairs here or there. The kids love the rafts you provided.

If I am lucky enough to go again, I would definately suggest this property.

Thanks so much again,

The Rose and Roberts Families

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much and hope you do get the opportunity to return. Take Care, Barbara
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4

Beautiful Home

  • 4 of 5

Our family really enjoyed our stay at Half Moon Hill. My only complaints would be the condition of the dock area, but with a little TLC I'm sure it will be just fine. Thank you for allowing us to stay in your home!

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house and area, and loved the lake.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed the house, the lake, and the area! This was our first time at Lake Gaston. Since it isn't that far from us we will definitely be back. This house was in such a wonderful area. Really close to stores and restaurants. So relaxing! Thanks to Barbara for the use of her wonderful home.

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you were able to relax, recharge and enjoy the house and lake. Take care and look forward to seeing you return in the near future. Many Thanks, Barbara
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5

Great home, great location! Perfect for families and friends!

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed over Memorial Day Weekend 2018. We had a wonderful time. The home is everything advertised and then some. We've stayed in many vacation homes and this is the first that had many of the common amenities you would expect at your own home but not in a rental. Spacious, comfortable, and great outdoor spaces such as the wrap around deck, a nice fire pit, a shady gazebo, and of course the double-decker dock. We would definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Richard and family, It was a pleasure having you stay at Half Moon Hill and hope you can make it back soon. Thank you for the very nice review and enjoy the rest of the summer. Regards, Barbara
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5

Outstanding!!

  • 5 of 5

Such a unique floor plan, very warm and cozy! The dock on the water, fire pit, and game room were all hits with the family! I’ll definitely be recommending this property to friends!

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Brian for your great review. I'm so glad you had a good Christmas at Half Moon Hill and hope to see you soon. Happy 2018!
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Raleigh, NC
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Back Door Bistro
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Rocky Mount, NC
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Highway 158
Nearest Restaurant
7 Miles
Grandpa's Kitchen
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Boating.

* Fishing.

* Tubing.

* Swimming.

* Sightseeing.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Swimming.

* Fishing.

* Picnic.

* nature hikes.

* sit around fire pit.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Boating.

* Fishing.

* Putt Putt Golf.

* Swimming.

* Flea Market shopping.

Swimming, fishing, boating, water-skiing, jet skiing, wildlife watching, hiking, relaxing. Golf, Flea Market, shopping and restaurants are nearby. Horseback riding lessons at Sunny Acres Farm just 2 miles away.

Enjoy spa time at Fresh Faces Spa.

Spend a day at Riverside Mill in Weldon, NC, antiques, art, crafts, clothing, etc.

Visit 'The Corner Lot' for putt putt golf, restaurant. Visit the Paranormal Museum and take a ghost tour of Littleton. Tour Rosemont Winery, only 40 minutes from house.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250

May - Aug.
Weekly Rentals....$1400.00/week Sat. to Sat.
Weekend Rentals available, $225.00 per night.
Holidays... $100.00 additional
Sept.- April
Weekly Rentals....$950.00/week
Weekend Rentals, $170.00 per night,
Security Deposit of $250.00 will be added to the rate.

50% of payment is required to hold your dates. Remai

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.