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Vacation Home
7 Guests
3 Bedrooms
3.5 Bathrooms
Come escape to the forest in the heart of Cape Fear Station. Located in Surfman's Walk, just behind the Park Commons. Close to the Conservancy.
Leave the mainland behind. Bald Head Island is a 20 minute ferry ride to paradise. Enjoy the peace and quiet of no cars or traffic on our quaint little island.

Bald Head Island is the southernmost of North Carolina’s cape islands where the Cape Fear River meets the Atlantic Ocean. It is accessed by a 20 minute passenger ferry ride from the ferry terminal at Indigo Plantation and Marina in historic Southport, N.C. to the harbor at Bald Head Island. Once you arrive a shuttle will take you to your rental all further transportation on the island will be by foot, bicycle or our comfortable golf carts.

The island has restaurants, shops, hardware store, full service grocery store (wine and beer only-bring liquor if desired), historic lighthouse and country club. The beaches are rarely crowded.

Walking distance to the Conservancy.
Start your morning off with a cup of coffee on the screened in porch. Then it is just a short ride or walk to the beach.
After a great day of sand and surf kick back in this tree canopied cottage and enjoy a patio cookout.
2 bedrooms in the main house.
Crofter (bedroom and full bathroom with a shower) over the garage. This is has AC and heat.
1 minute golf cart drive to East Beach. About 4-5 minutes to the market. Shoals club is just around the corner.
Cottage is stocked with all the comforts for a relaxing vacation. Linens for the house are included. Beach towels are NOT included. Kitchen has all the tools and gadgets you need.
Just bring your cooler and beach towels, chairs and umbrella. There are some chairs and toys in the garage that you are free to use. I cannot guarantee the status of these items week to week. So you may want to pack your own. The sea and weather seems to destroy these items quickly.
There may be 4 or 5 adults bikes for you to cruise around on and 2 scooters. Helmets are not provided, a toolbox and bike pump is in the pantry in case you need to adjust anything. Please return all tools including the pump to the pantry. Use at your own risk, owner cannot guarantee the working status from week to week. You may bring your own bike over on the ferry. They charge about $25 for transporting it as large cargo. You will have to drive back up to the ferry and pick up your bike. Shuttle does not handle large cargo.
Plenty of family fun with board games, books, DVDs and a nature walk in your backyard and the park around the corner.
Wi-Fi is available just in case you have to stay in touch or brag about your vacation before you go home.
Family room has a 46 inch flat screen with DVD player.
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Mary shared 1 local guide on Houfy
Bald Head Island
Bald Head Island, historically Smith Island, is a village located on the east side of the Cape Fear River

Overview

Living Area1300 Sqft
Check In 4PM - 12AM (midnight)
Check Out10AM
 

Tram reservations to and fro the house. Please make your reservations at the time of contract. During the busy summer weeks the cleaning lady will need you and your stuff out of her way by 10am on Saturday. Thanks

Sleeping Configuration
Suitability
No Pets Allowed
No Smoking Allowed
Family/Kid Friendly
Not Handicap Accessible
Not Suitable for Events
Not Parking Included

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Amenities

Washing Machine
Clothes Dryer
Hair Dryer
Linens Provided
Towels Provided
Heating
Ceiling Fan
Air Conditioning
Gas Grill
High Speed Internet
Cable TV
Alarm
Full Kitchen
Stove
Oven
Fridge
Ice Maker
Dishwasher
Microwave
Toaster
Coffee Maker
Cooking Utensils
Smoke Detector
Fire Extinguisher
Shared spaces
Shoal's club temporary membership available for an additional charge

Activities

Fishing Charters
Surfing
Kayaking
Stand up paddle board(SUP)l
Swimming
Walking
Nature Viewing

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East Beach
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Large deck for grilling and chilling.
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Morning coffee on the porch. - turtletreehouseBHI
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We are the Strickland family. High school sweethearts who left Raleigh after college and always wanted a slice of paradise. We live in Atlanta so we love to share our property with guests who cherish the peace and quiet of Bald Head Island as much as we do.
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turtletreehouseBHI is a Vacation Home located in Bald Head Island, NC, USA. This Vacation Home is available for short term lodging and accommodates 7 guests
turtletreehouseBHI has 3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and was listed on Houfy on Aug 2018

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