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Seas the Day- 2 minute walk to beach

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


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

Chris and Jana Donohoe
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 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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Kure Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Outdoor Shower - shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • 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
-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


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Seas the Day- 2 minute walk to beach
average rating of 4.48 based on 48 reviews

Great location and amenities!

  • 4 of 5

The house is spacious and has plenty amenities! I gave it 4 stars because we had to get trash bags and laundry detergent and there were no stores in walking distance. Also, we didn't receive check in instructions until after check in time. Otherwise, the house is a great stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very clean and well decorated

  • 5 of 5

This home is amazing! We were there for a week for our son's wedding which was on a near by beach. This home is very well taken care of and maintained. It is in a nice quite neighborhood with very friendly neighbors. Just a short walk, about a block, to the beach. We were traveling with our two Yorkies and were joined by several family members and friends, it was perfect. Jana responded very quickly to our questions. Truly a home away from home.

Thank you for sharing your home.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seas The Day is a great location with easy access to the beach and local attractions.

  • 4 of 5

This was an enjoyable week at Kure Beach for my family. This rental is just a short walk to the beach. The home is in need of some minor repairs/maintenance. The home was not as clean as we were accustomed to at check-in but the bedrooms were spacious and comfortable.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome beach house perfect for small family

  • 5 of 5

Sweet spot in Kure beach, a short walk to the beach even with a toddler. The house has a gate at the top of the stairs so it's great to keep kids upstairs and the dog downstairs. Kure beach is less crowded than Carolina beach but a quick trip by car.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home in great location

  • 5 of 5

Our family enjoyed our time together in this beautifully decorated beach house. It was in a great location with a quick walk to the beach. The fenced in yard was a nice perk for our dogs. The outdoor space was one of our favorite things - relaxing on front deck and back as well. Loved all the unique designer elements in this home! Would love to return again another year!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Loved "Seas the Day"

  • 5 of 5

We had a such a relaxing time staying at your beautiful coastal oasis! We felt right at home instantly! The neighborhood was nice and quiet which is exactly what we were looking for. We appreciated the stocked kitchen, and gas grill! Walking to the beach was so easy and the beach access was so convenient. The beach and the waves are awesome!

Thank you so much for sharing your home!


  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: recommended
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Walk Beach.

* Fish at Kure Beach Fishing Pier.

* NC Aquarium.

* Take Ferry to Southport.

* Fort Fisher Civil war site.

Top Thing to do in Budget:.....

Top Thing to do in Family:.....

-Kure Beach fishing pier

-NC Aquarium

-Tote-em-in zoo

-Ft. Fisher with 4 wheel drive beach access(dog friendly)

-Wilmington(20 min drive)boardwalk with upscale shopping and dining

-NC Ferry to historic Southport

-Numerous golf courses

-Fireworks every Thursday downtown Carolina Beach during the summer

-Family Movies every Sunday at the Lake during the summer


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $125
Cleaning $140
Property Damage Protection $79
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.