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Seas the Day- 2 minute walk to beach

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, Sleeps 8-10

Seas the Day was recently renovated (Spring 2016). To include 3-spa like bathrooms.

Slow down, take your time. The small family-oriented community of Kure Beach, N.C. lies at the southern tip of North Carolina's Pleasure Island. Kure Beach is a true 'getaway destination' where uncrowded beaches, casual restaurants and comfortable accommodations are a favorite for a growing number of vacationers. Nestled on the southeastern coast of North Carolina between the Atlantic ocean and the Cape Fear River visitors will enjoy a relaxing vacation in quiet beach surroundings with all the action of Wilmington nearby!

2000 Sq. Ft home features 4BD/3BA (sleeps 8) in private community and a short walk(2 min/216 yds) to gorgeous beach with private beach access. There are two master suites one on the upper main living area and one downstairs. With over 1000 Sq. ft of outdoor living space you'll be able to take in all the soothing comforts of beach living while relaxing on one of two large decks. The house has been decorated with charming and fresh beach decor, has beautiful heart pine hardwood floors, modern appliances, cookware and utensils. There are two living areas to watch TV, 1 upstairs and 1 downstairs. The house also has an hot/cold outdoor shower to rinse those sandy parts.

1 King, 2 Queen Beds, 2 twin beds, 1 Queen Sofa Sleeper, 1 Daybed on screened porch if desired to sleep on.

The Neighborhood and surrounding area

Kure Estates is a charming quiet family oriented neighborhood, (Our house is located on a cul-de-sac) Neighborhood features private beach front gazebo with parking. You will enjoy the smell of fresh blooms during the spring and summer months and the swaying palm trees all year round. Late summer brings dolphins and sea turtles to our waters and is truly a magical sight. Our Neighborhood is close to Kure Beach fishing pier, Fort Fisher (Civil War site), Drive on beach (dog friendly-All year), NC Aquarium, and a Ferry that goes to Southport. During the summer months the town presents fireworks every Thursday and family movies at the lake every Sunday...all is free.

There are many opportunities to experience the area's past at historic sites, including museums, churches, cemeteries, historic homes, battlefields and a 230 block National Register Historic District. You can also see the self-guided tour of the battleship USS North Carolina or take a cruise on the Henrietta III, North Carolina's largest riverboat. Historic Wilmington offers three themed shopping complexes: Coast Line Convention Center, Cotton Exchange and the Chandler's Wharf.

Wilmington and surrounding beaches are also considered to be Hollywoods East. See real locations and actual sets where your favorite TV Shows, movies & mini-series were shot, including Dawson's Creek, One Tree Hill, Matlock, Oprah Winfrey's: The Wedding, and Windmills of the Gods. Some of Wilmywood's biggest movies include; Sleeping With The Enemy, Blue Velvet, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Divine Secrets Of The Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Weekend At Bernie's, A Walk To Remember & Dozens & Dozens More!

More Details

Owner
Chris and Jana Donohoe
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

This neighborhood is lovely, quiet, and close to the Carolina Beach boardwalk. There is a private beach access roughly 2 minutes from the house, and piers about a 10 minutes walk down the beach either way. Jana was extremely helpful and responsive all weekend. The house was beautiful and spacious. We had 6 guests overall, so we fit at the 6 person dining table perfectly. I would recommend booking with Jana and would book with her again in the future.

Amenities were in place, towels/utensils were well stocked. The beds were extremely comfortable, and we especially loved the outdoor day bed.
May 2016
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Amenities

Kure Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Outdoor Shower - shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
-Gas Grill -Outdoor hot/cold shower -Sat. TV,DVD -Assortment of games, movies and books -Porch with Ceiling Fan and daybed -All Rooms have ceiling fans -Washer and Dryer -Fenced backyard -Boogie boards/beach toys/beach towels Wifi internet Central A/C and Heating

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

4

Lovely home with an easy walk to the beach.

  • 4 of 5

Cozy home for a long winter weekend at the beach. We had a great time and really appreciated your beautifully decorated home. Hope to return one day!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Outstanding

  • 5 of 5

I've been renting beach houses for a number of years and this is the first time with VRBO. I have to tell you that this house was amazing. The décor was beautiful and well done. The house was so comfortable and close to the beach it made it hard to come home after the week was up. The owners were very attentive and wanted to make sure that everything was to our liking. My family all want to come back next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

I was so happy to enter your home and look at all the wonderful ways you had decorated each bedroom , everything was beautiful , the bathrooms were immaculate, the beds were super comfortable , extra blankets were a big plus . I have zero complaints ! Jana and Chris I could never thank you enough for renting your home to us for a week and allowing my family to experience the kure beach life ! The beaches were beautiful , the home was close to the beach what a week my family and I had , we will never forget our vacation .

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous beach house

  • 5 of 5

Seas the Day provided a great beach vacation for my family. Jana had mentioned the home was recently renovated but we did not expect such a dramatic upgrade from the photos featured online. The master bedroom upstairs is unbelievable, beautiful decor to go with a luxurious and relaxing spa like bath. The downstairs master was beautiful also. Kitchen was well stocked. We especially enjoyed hanging out on the two large decks. Was great to have morning coffee on the front deck rocking chair and then take a short walk to the beach. Definitely planning on coming back next year.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect wedding shower weekend

  • 5 of 5

The house is cozy & elegant all wrapped together. It's a great location in a quiet area with excellent beach access. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely beach house

  • 5 of 5

Recently spent a few days at Seas the Day property. Fabulous decor, spacious and super quick walk to the beach. The only thing missing was an ocean view. Owner was very responsive to questions.

Oh, photos don't do it justice!

  • Submitted: May 28, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Mid 2017
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
$315
 
 
High 2017
Jun 10 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$230
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $125
Property Damage Protection $79
Cleaning $140
Tax Rate 14.0%

Pets subject to additional fee based on size and breed. ($100-$150)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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