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Ski"s Nest Perfect Affordable Beach Get Away

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Jul 28, 2016
Cottage/Mobile home , 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 8 Sleeps

Fourth row lot from ocean,two minute walk to the ocean from our driveway, private beach access with deck at the end to full beach veiw, including the pier, perfect for those who choose to be on the beach without getting sand between your toes .Master bdrm has q-bed at opposite end, other two bdrms have double beds, one of which has a reading nook, sofa bed which sleeps 2 and a extra daybed on a screened in covered front porch.(everybodies favorite).

~~~~No PETS ALLOWED~~~~ Internet/Wifi /Wifi tv recently added

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I tried to de-personalize this place but have found it difficult to be here myself without all the comforts of home ,so I simply dropped the price and just ask if you use the end of the aluminum foil just replace that one item another example would be laundry detergent so this way the home is fully stocked at all times with every possible comfort of home without the stress and expense of running to the store ,I live far away so I love the simple pleasure of packing only my clothes and food and only have to unpack a few bags, kick off my shoes and relax once I walk through the door . My love for cooking for a crowd also includes ever size pot and pan and mixing bowls . This home is designed for the perfect family gathering place. I also want to thank all my guests in the past 2009 -2015 for the wonderful respect they / you had for my home since it was my first year offering it for rent and cant wait to welcome you back in 2016 !!!

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Well its 2014 -2015 ,I just want to thank all my guests again and welcome the new guests , and for all you facebook fans Emerald Isle has wonderful posts also . We dont claim to be a five star but we work hard to keep up on all the maintaince and depend on our guests to report any damages as minor as they may seem .

~~~~~~~2012~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Another great year for Skis Nest ,I cannot thank all my wonderful guests enough for the things they do to continue to make our home the best it can be !!!

~~~~~~~~2013~~~~~~~~~~~~~

I just want to thank all my guests for your continuing effort in helping us keeping our beach home the best ever ,I could not ask for any better guests !!!

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another yaah hoo !

and whoop whoop shout out to all our past guests ,without the great care and respect you have had for our home we would not be continuing to share the great vacations and future memories as we still are able to share here together .

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

My mother and father pictured in the photo are the original owners whom have passed .My name is Deb ,I also have two mentally dis-abled brothers I care and tend to ,we all spent weekends growing up at Emerald Isle ,my best memories were made there with my family and children ,I say children because we always made room for guests and now even our guests in the past are still returning also with thier new families and more children and memories continue to be made there ,something about Emerald Isle leaves everyone longing to return .

Speaks: english

13 Reviews

4.5
based on 13 traveler reviews

5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed at this rental a dozen or more time will always return , I and my husband stayed there for our honeymoon ( 4th of July ) one year we sit on the porch to watch the fireworks it was awesome !!!! The owner is wonderful to interact with down to earth REALLY ENJOY THIS PLACE !! Will return almost forgot the Bogue inlet pier with in walking distance we love to fish and don't need a fishing license

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: ........And we enjoy having you as guests in our home each and every year !!! Thank you !
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4 0
Morrisville, NC
5

Great relaxing weekend!!!

  • 5 of 5

I am one of the repeat renters of this awesome little place!!! Not fancy, but perfect for relaxation and peacefulness. This is probably my 5th or 6th time staying here. Just went down for the weekend, which is never enough time at this little piece of heaven. As always, the place was clean upon arrival and ready to enjoy. The screened in porch is my favorite thing. I live on the porch when I'm there, especially at night with the cute deck string lights that are perfect at night and the breeze is blowing. Perfection!

Every thing you could ever need is all ready there just replenish when you leave for the next renter!!

The owner is super nice and very easy to work with. :) Thanks for sharing your place, Deb.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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3 0
Oxford, NC
5

Our 32nd Wedding Anniverary!

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough nice about this vacation home. It had everything that we could ask for. We celebrated our 32nd wedding anniversary here and had a wonderful time. Everything was clean, well-stocked and comfortable. The beach was just a very short walk away and the location was very convenient for eating out and shopping. Dealing with Debbie was always a pleasure and we had no trouble booking our reservation. We enjoyed ourselves immensely, and we will be staying here again! Thanks, Deb, for the wonderful vacation at your house!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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1 0
Altoona, Pa
5

Sisters Week Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This cottage is great for a week of relaxing family fun. It is a no frills place, but very comfortable. This is the second year that we've rented this trailer and we like pretty much everything about it. It's a close walk to the ocean...about a block..it is pretty much exactly as described. The owner is very easy to contact with questions and answers promptly. Had a good time. Thanks, Deb !!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy to know that our guests enjoy our home as much as we do ,I feel like we are all just one giant family sharing the home at different time frames ,I feel so blessed to have many of my guests returning back the following year ,some twice in the same year and then some that have been staying in our home since we started sharing it back a few years ago .I am so thrilled you had another great stay and we thank you for caring about our home as if it was your own ,you will always be welcome guests in our home to build wonderful memories as we have and will also continue to have ,Emerald Isle just keeps getting better and better with age ,thank you again ,Deb
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4 0
morristown, TN
5

1st Trip to Emerald Isle

  • 5 of 5

This Place was wonderful.. We actually rented in the summer of 2009.. But couldnt find the place until now til leave a review.. I went with my husband and daughter and sister n laws.. We had a wonderful time.. The owner is super nice and friendly.. We actually got to meet her that week when we stayed.. Plenty of room and everything you need to make you feel like home.. Definetly would rent again.. Thank You for All Your Hospitality Debbie.. Hope to do business again soon..

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2011
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Fayetteville, NC
5

Can't get any better!

  • 5 of 5

This will be my 4th time visiting this wonderful place. Has all the comforts of home, and the fabulous porch! Owner is absolutely wonderful and on top of things to make right of any problems found. Looking forward to my next visit soon and many more years to come.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

I grew up at Emerald Isle then I married and had children and were blessed with parants that owned a beach home that we grew up in ,and then on the same property my father replaced it with another one large enough for me to bring my entire family to along with my parants to spend every single weekend possiby as a whole doing everything together ,and the tradition carries on ,my goal now is to put another home even larger than the one there now on the same property .

Activity and Interests

Car: not necessary

This island has too many to list, from putt-putt golf to giant water slide, bumper boats ,kayak and jet ski rentals ,movie theaters ,shopping formal and casual dining and all of it is within a couple miles ,most walking distance with sidewalks and paved bike trails . Pics posted here are taken from the private beach access , new pics are not posted yet because its work in progress getting it ready to rent as the economy has forced me into it ,the big blue house is a point of referance ,front view from private beach access ( which has been replaced with all new wood ) and the back view of the blue house taken from my porch ,(we are behind the big blue house ) ,it blocked the view ,but we feel safer during high winds and hurricanes, and all deposits all fully refunded if a hurricane is coming because we wont allow anybody to stay in harms way. Have a wonderful vacation !!!

Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
summer
Apr 28 2016 - Oct 3 2016
7 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
winter
Oct 30 2016 - Mar 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
$700
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$700
 

Additional information about rental rates

We are very flexable in our pricing but summer rates are due at booking

Summer weeks run sunday to sunday ,all other off season days and rates are flexable

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Amenities

From the Owner

I can honestly say its the front screened in porch my dad built many years ago ,its my favorite and everyone else that has ever been a guest in our home .Theres a daybed out there that my father built also that you always have to fight for each night to sleep ,you can hear the ocean waves crashing and sleep like a baby ,so relaxing ,roomy enough for two sometimes . ~~~~~~~~~ Wifi/Wifi tv /phone recently added ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Property Type

  • cottage

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet

Dining

  • Dining Area

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Downtown
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Attractions

  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill

Meals

  • Guests provide their own meals

Notes:

  • This place has ALL the amenities of home plus some ,it has never been a residence ,its my personal vacation home ,all your basics,washer & dryer ,dishwasher,micro,toaster,toaster oven,crockpot,blender,electric can opener,tv:s ,cable , ,local phone ,dry bar...too many to name,if I dont have it I can possibly arrange to have it there upon your arrival date ,including handicapp items like toilet riser seat and rails ....just ask. All bedding and linens provided.Its a 14x70 mobile home with screened in porch and outer wrap around deck with outside cold shower ,. Central air and heat. The interior is non-smoking ,no pets ,families preferred ,25 years or older please . Small kiddie pool can also be available for outside deck if advanced notice is given ( a perfect way to keep the lil ones entertained even after a long hot day on the beach ,trust me ,lol !!! )

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