• As low as $219/Night
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 9
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General Features

  • DVD player
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 4 bedrooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Carbon monoxide detector installed (host has indicated there is a carbon monoxide detector on the property)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining table
  • Dishwasher
  • Ecotours nearby
  • English
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Heating
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Jet skiing nearby
  • Limited housekeeping
  • Living room
  • Marina nearby
  • Microwave
  • Near a hospital
  • Near a zoo
  • Near laundromat
  • Near the sea
  • Onsite parking
  • Oven
  • Pet friendly
  • Refrigerator
  • Sailing nearby
  • Smart TV with cable/satellite service
  • Smoke detector installed (host has indicated there is a smoke detector on the property)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Stovetop
  • Surfing/body boarding nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Toaster
  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Water tubing nearby
  • Whale watching nearby
  • WiFi available

About this Property

  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Private vacation home

This striking duplex is guaranteed to pull you in – hence the name “Riptide”! Featuring 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a marvelous location and splendid upgraded features, this home is extremely comfortable and welcoming. With ample parking and convenient beach access this home has a lot to offer. Load up the car and your four-legged family members and head to Carolina Beach today!

As you enter “Riptide” you are greeted by the handsome wood floors and open living space. A huge sectional couch overlooks the kitchen and dining area and make s a great place to gather with family and friends. The kitchen is outfitted with stainless steel appliances and complimented by awesome glass tile backsplash. A sizable pantry provides plenty of storage for groceries and the well-supplied kitchen ensures that meal preparation will be a breeze. The kitchen table is ideal for sharing home cooked meals, but the sit-in counter bar offers additional seating for guests or a casual breakfast before hitting the beach.

Down the hall the first guest bedroom makes excellent accommodations for youngsters as it is furnished with a pyramid bunk bed and intelligent tv. There is an additional twin size trundle bed that stows away below the full bed for additional occupants. Across the hall there is a full bathroom that shares jack and jill access to the adjoining king guest room. The king guest room is comfortably furnished and offers a closet as well as a intelligent tv for your guest’s comfort. A third guest bedroom is furnished with a queen bed and has access to a private ensuite bathroom. At the end of the hall, you will find the primary suite. Furnished with a lush king-sized bed, this suite includes a sizable bathroom complete with dual vanities, a private water closet, walk in shower, and enormous garden tub. The primary bedroom also includes a dedicated workspace and has access to a private balcony.

Make your plans today to appreciate this comfortable and roomy duplex with your family and your dogs. You will be just a stone’s throw away from Freeman Park, so bring your 4x4 and savor driving on the beach where you can really get away from the hordes. The North End is close by, and the family friendly nature of Pleasure Island offers countless activities for all ages. The North Carolina Aquarium and the Fort Fisher historical site are great day time activities for everybody to enjoy. Catch a ferry ride over to Southport for the day for some great local dining options or spend the day hiking in the maritime forest of Carolina Beach State Park. Venus fly traps and native pitcher plants can be spotted in the park seasonally and make a really memorable experience!

Occupancy: 9
Stay Requirements: Saturday to Saturday rental in summer. Minimum of 3-nighttime stay in other seasons.
Linens Configuration: 2 King, 1 Queen, 1 Pyramid (Twin/Full).
Parking: Assigned parking on site for 4 cars.
Pet Policy: Family Animals welcome with a nonrefundable fee. min. of 2 family pets per reservation.
Prohibited: Smoking, RV’s, Boats, Boat Trailers, Mail and Packages are not able to be sent to the rental.
Featured Conveniences: Keyless Entry, Covered Parking, Enclosed Outdoor Shower, Intelligent TVs, Beach Essentials.

Bryant Real Estate, established in 1952, is a professionally operated firm that is licensed in North Carolina and hired by the property owner to manage “C309 - Riptide” as a vacation rental.

About the Area

Located in Carolina Beach, this vacation home is by the sea. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Carolina Beach and Wrightsville Beach, while Carolina Beach Boardwalk and North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher are popular area attractions. Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park and Odysea Surf and Kiteboard School are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with jet skiing, snorkeling, and water tubing nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with ecotours.

Special Instructions

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Pet Policy

Pets allowed

Booking the best Carolina Beach rental home experience:

Getting the most from your rental budget:

  • Summertime is high season in Carolina Beach. To book the most suitable rental home for your budget, we suggest booking in Spring or Fall. You'll benefit from lower rental rates, greater selection, gorgeous weather and the absence of giant crowds at the beach and popular Southport attractions.
  • Book your vacation rental as soon as possible. Rental schedules usually become available twelve months in advance (or in September just after Summer ends). Many groups book their Summer rentals during Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Eve get-togethers. Reserve before these holidays for best selection.
  • Veterans and Active Duty Military members may qualify for special discounts. Be sure to ask your prospective property manager whether your family qualifies for a reduced rate.
  • Management companies and individual rental owners usually offer their guests an option to obtain trip insurance protection. Trip insurance, which normally will cost 1% - 5% of the booking price, offers visitors reimbursement of costs for any days missed as a result of medical-related catastrophes or weather disasters, as well as hurricane evacuation costs or charges, such as an unanticipated hotel overnight or additional gasoline expenses. Trip insurance is definitely a life-saver if the unforeseen occurs. Ask your host for more information.
  • Many rental management companies and vacation rental houses supply Southport area visitor guides that include money-saving deals, either offered independently by local businesses, or by way of a relationship with the management company and the business itself. You can also find Southport area magazine and coupon books at local gas stations and shopping centers.

Finding the best vacation rental:

  • Select dates and maximum budget.
  • Decide how many beds and what type of bedroom configuration you need. Get caught up in \"Riptide\" has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
  • Specific information regarding bedrooms and bed types is generally accessible on booking websites. Otherwise, email the host before booking the vacation property. Remember that most property listings specify the maximum guest capacity, which oftentimes includes pull-out couches.
  • If there's a certain Southport attraction you love, keep an eye out for rentals that are either near by, or those that cater especially to your requirements.
  • Suitable accessibility can make or ruin a vacation for persons with disabilities. .
  • If your group is bringing pets, filter your search for a property that allows animals. Ask for information on breed, size, and type restrictions. Usually, property managers charge pet deposits and fees.

Know before you go:

  • Store the owner's information in your smartphone.
  • To make sure damages are not attributed to your visit, note any problem areas upon your arrival. Make contact with the property manager right away to report your findings. If there is a dispute about legal responsibility later, having the recorded problems and contact attempts will be helpful.
  • Ask questions. You may want instructions for a garage door opener, stereo or thermostat. Contact your property manager. They are there to help! A brief telephone call can prevent lots of difficulties.
  • Be respectful. Often, nearby homes are occupied by permanent residents. Respecting quiet hours and parking regulations can make a stay significantly more pleasurable.
  • Speaking of neighbors... Ask a local! Residents can typically help you find exactly what you're looking for. Who better to ask where to grab the best tacos, have a great night on the town, or the best spots for bird watching?
  • Keep your rental home locked while you are away! Don't let thieves spoil your holiday.
  • Don't leave anything behind! Just before departing, walk through the rental property to make sure you've collected all personal items. Remember to check bathrooms, garages, and back yards for hidden treasure. Clean the refrigerator and take or dispose of leftovers.
  • Inspect the property a final time and keep an eye out for damages to contents or the property itself. We suggest walking through with the host whenever possible. If the manager isn't available, ensure that you take photos of the rental to record its condition.
  • Did your group have a excellent vacation? Most vacation rental websites make it easy for clients to provide reviews. If your property and/or property management company was wonderful, they would love to hear about it. If anything was amiss and they failed to address it in a reasonable manner, or if the vacation rental wasn't as described, you'll want to make it a point as part of your comments.

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