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One in a Million-6000 sq ft.waterfront home w/ private pool

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Aug 8, 2016
House, 6 Bedrooms, 6.5 Baths, 16 Sleeps

One in a million is not simply the name of this property, it is the vacation you will have enjoying the wealth of ammenities and spectacular location of this gorgeous beach house.

1 in a Million is a gorgeous 6000 square foot vacation home. Located at The Point of Emerald Isle, it offers both ocean and sound front views out your back door. 4 master suites with King beds and private bath and water views. Plus 2 additional suites with 2 bunks each with 2twins and 2 full beds and full private baths. 7 Color Cable TVs, 2 Stereo/CD Players. Loft with incredible views offers desk with High-Speed Wireless Internet connection. Home offers two kitchens with: 2 Dishwashers, 2 Microwaves, 2 Refrigerators. Media Room has available private entrance with: 42 Screen with Surround Sound, pull out queen bed, full kitchen, private Master Suite with full bath. Game Room with Ping Pong Table and Air Hockey Table. Gas Log Fireplace; ice maker; Enclosed Hot/Cold Outdoor Shower, Gas Grill, Outdoor Fire Pit, Pool, large hot tub and Single car garage. Screened porch, deck swing,waterside firepit,lounge chairs, beach chairs. Activities and attractions in Emerald Isle Atlantic Coast: Antiquing,Island Hopping, Shelling, Aquarium, Jet skiing, Shopping,Biking, Kayaking, Sightseeing, Boating, Mini golf, Snorkel/Dive,Cinemas, Museums, Surfing,Fishing, Parasailing, Swimming,Golf, Rafting, Tennis,Hiking, Resturants,Horse Riding Sailing Plus More!

This home was recently professionally re-decorated in early 2013 with all new carpets, kitchen, floors, paint, landscaping and amenities.

More Details
  • Sleeps 16
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 6 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bath
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

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16 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)
5

Beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

We would highly recommend this home. The house was beautiful and the view even better! Our group consisted of 10 adults, 2 teens, a preschooler and 2 babies. The home was comfortable for all of us and met all of our needs. The kitchen was well equipped which made meal preparation easy. We really enjoyed the outside area including the pool, hot tub, porch swing, decks, fire pit and dock. We even saw Dolphins swimming just feet from the dock. The propery manager quickly responded to a minor issue. Everyone agreed that they would like to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Toronto, CANADA
5

Awesome!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time vacationing in EI and this time we decided to find a bigger house with a few more amenities. This house did not disappoint. There were 12 of us, 7 of whom were kids and we had plenty of room. The kitchen is lovely and really the center point of activity within the house. The dedicated icemaker was genius and was put to good use for our cold drinks. The views are exceptional and you feel somewhat secluded which is nice.

A few of the negatives: The main bathroom is expansive but needs an update. The hot tub cover was in shambles and needed replacement and the furniture on the deck was in poor shape. The BBQ seemed to be on it's last legs. For a house of this grandeur, it needs a good solid BBQ.

The negatives were minor. The positives of the house and location easily outweigh these small issues.

So many activities from using the bikes to kayaking on the sound. We fished off the doc every day and the doc also had a sea doo lift which we used for our own sea doo which we brought!

The owner was responsive and helpful and really made the experience great.

  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at 1 in a million and returning next year. The items you mentioned have all been replaced and the bathrooms are all being upgraded this winter along with many new features I add each year. My guests are like family and I value your input.
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5

Everyone's first words:

  • 5 of 5

This was our 18th time vacationing in Emerald Isle, but our first time in One In A Million. Everyone in our party said the same thing as they came into the house: "Oh my god. Oh My God!" We've stayed a lot of places, and this was the nicest, best appointed, best view house on the island. Being near the inlet was wonderful, and we were visited by a pod of porpoises early one morning. Being able to choose from ocean, sound, or pool was fabulous. We watched a thunderstorm move across the inlet from Jacksonville, marveled at the noisy birds in the martin house, and loves seeing the fishermen headed out to sea each morning. Our group was 11 members from 3 generations of our family, and everyone enjoyed their accommodations. The kitchen was as well fitted out as our home, and the porch, gazebo, decks, and dock made for lots of places to play, read, relax, and be together. One great house!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Oh my God, is exactly why I named the house 1 in a million, as this house truly provides a unique experience of one of A kind! I'm so happy I can share this with my friends and guests. Thank you for the nice compliments and I look forward to seeing you again.
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5

a little slice of heaven

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful place to vacation. We have vacationed in Emerald Isle for over 25 years and this was our best year yet. This house is perfect for multiple families vacationing together. It offers such a variety of things to do, that we hardly had to leave the house at all. We spent hours fishing off the dock, kayaking, and exploring the sound. The view is incredible. The amount of wildlife right out the back door is amazing. We saw a manatee, dolphins, lots of fish, hermit crabs, snails...we didn't even do our annual trip to the aquarium because it was all right at the house. It's a bit of a hike to the beach, but well worth it. It feels like you're the only people on the beach. I highly recommend One In A Million. I can't wait to come back next year! Thank you for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at 1 in a million again. Being at the point of the island provided so much from the beautiful large beaches to the natural habitat and marine life. I try to provide a full experience for my guests of all ages. I look forward to seeing you again next year!
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Raleigh, NC
5

Fantastic Property for Family Vacation!!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family - ranging in age from 18 months to 89 yrs old - could not have enjoyed our week any more. We have vacationed on pretty much the entire North Carolina coast --- this was, by far, the best location and vacation yet. The house is fantastic with everything you need and plenty of room to spread out. The location provides so much to do: swimming in the pool, fishing, boating, jumping off the dock, paddle board, kayaks, biking, floating out to the island and the sand bars, heading over the beach and ocean --- AWESOME. The views are stunning - the sunsets even better. Mr. Baum was a pleasure to work with and obviously takes great pride in keeping his piece of paradise in great condition for many to enjoy. We WILL be back next year.

The only problem we had the entire week... was leaving.

Marty - thanks for allowing us to disappear from it all at your home for a week!!!

Dan C - Raleigh, NC

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at 1 in a Million and I look forward to seeing you again next year. I do take great pride in making sure all of my friends enjoy their experience.
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5

One in a MIllion

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at One in a Million and hope we can make it back again next year. If things work out we would love to stay two weeks. The home, inside and out, had all the comfort and charm that anyone would want. The pool and scenery can not be beat and the sunsets are as spectacular as the ones at Key West. Mr. Baum provided the use of personal kayaks, bikes, beach chairs as well as lounging chairs and other accessories around and in the pool. Even though the beach was within easy walking distance we visited it once and the rest of the time we spent at the vacation home swimming in the pool, floating on rafts out in the enclosed water of Bogue Sound and kayaking. I can not express enough the beauty of the home inside and out. The ten of us, ages 16 to 75, felt an inner peace and calmness just sitting quietly and looking out at the beauty of the area. We all agreed One in a Million was the best home we have leased in all the years we have visited Emerald Isle. For children there are plenty of little water critters to see and early one morning three dolphins were observed in the water right in front of the home going back toward Bogue Sound. We had an amazing vacation and loved every minute of it. A big thank you to Mr. Baum for helping my family and me make precious memories. Sue Casterline Beavercreek, Ohio

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Activity and Interests

Private baech to launch 2 provided Ocean Kayaks

Private Boat lift and dock for swimming and fishing

Porch swing to watch the beautiful sunsets from

Fishing Charter service arranged directly from private dock

Golf,family entertainment,movies, shopping and restaurants

Festivals, craft shows and town arranged entertainment

Shark tooth and shelling trip charters

Swansboro and Beaufort old historic towns and waterfronts

NC Aquarium

Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Non Prime
Aug 22 2016 - Dec 23 2016
7 night minimum stay
$6,000
 
 
Non Prime Spring
Jan 1 2017 - Jun 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
$6,000
 
 
Prime
Jun 12 2017 - Aug 20 2017
7 night minimum stay
$9,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $750

Weekly Rate: $6000 - $9500
All rentals are Sunday to Sunday, 4PM check in and a 10am check out.
Any week with a Holiday in it is $500 extra except July 4 is $2,000 extra
Includes departure cleaning, linens,beds made,Taxes
$750 refundable security deposit due at signing
Boat lift is an extra $150 for the week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • Beach View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • golf

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bathroom 5
  • Bathroom 6
  • Half Bathroom

Bedrooms

  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 6

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill

Notes:

  • Professionally decorated with modern amenities in early 2013 Fully stocked Kitchens Outdoor Grill Linens and cleaning included Pool Hot Tub Fire Pit Cozy swing in gazebo on back deck perfect for watching sunset Wireless Internet Game Room- air hockey and ping pong table Second full kitchen on lower level for convenience Second family room on lower level complete with theater Kayaks Private Dock Private Side Beach Large screened in porch with gorgeous water views Relax on the multi-level back decks in the rockers or lounge chairs

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