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Oceanfront! Wave Hi To The Surf From Your Private Deck!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms2
Space 700 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Oceanfront - 1 Bdrm; 2 Bath; Luxury/new; Steps To Beach & Pool;3rd Floor

WaveHi! is a beautiful, newly renovated luxury condo located just steps to the beach! Our condo is on the 3rd floor with fantastic expansive views of the Atlantic ocean beach and dunes. Our ocean front deck is the perfect spot to watch the sunrise over the Atlantic's surf, wave hi to the dolphins at play and pelicans flying by or to idle the day away. Bring your binoculars or use ours for close ups of the dolphins, pelicans, loons, sandpipers, seagulls etc. We have completely renovated the unit making it one of the very few brand new interiors in the complex.

WaveHi! offers a master bedroom with a new queen-sized bed, brand new two full baths (unique and super convenient for a family), brand new comfortable full-sized sofa bed, hallway twin XL reading nook/berth bed, new fully appointed stainless and Silestone kitchen, two flat screen TVs (living room and master bedroom), DVD player/movie library, free WiFi, beach chairs (2) and umbrella, Iphone/Ipad/MP3 player docking stations, new programmable coffee maker, hair dryer, iron/ironing board, rain-maker shower heads, new HVAC system, new convection oven, microwave, super quiet new dishwasher, stainless appliances, high-end quiet ceiling fans, keyless entry system, and much more.

Please note our condo is on the third floor of a three story building with stairs and no elevator.

Our beach-- only steps away from our condo -- features coastal dunes, soft creamy sand, nice surf and great beach combing. We have beach chairs and boogie boards for your use during your visit.

In addition to our beach front, our condo community has an outdoor pool open year round (unheated), outdoor grills, basketball and tennis courts, pool side restrooms, and oceanfront showers, ocean front gazebos, and coin operated laundry facilities.

We are only a short 15 minute walk to the lovely, historical village of Duck where you can enjoy the lovely shops, buy groceries, eat at great restaurants and cafes, enjoy sound side sunset views by the bar, buy books and sip coffee at Duck Cottage, rent bikes to ride on the jogging trails, walk the sound-side boardwalk for bird watching, and rent canoes, kayaks and other water sports equipment.

Bring your binoculars or use ours to bird watch and get great close ups of dolphins in our surf. Superb viewing from our deck!

We keep our reservations calendar up to date so check it out to reserve now! If we're already booked for your preferred dates, check out our other properties in Duck listed on VRBO too. They are VRBO 449176, VRBO 667198, VRBO 885663, or VRBO 712993!

Cancellation policy: Full refund if cancelled more than 60 days before the start of your stay.

More Details

Owner
M & M Hayward
Member since: 2012
Speaks english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018

About M & M Hayward

We have been coming to Duck for almost two decades to vacation. Each time we were here we would fantasize about owning a little something of this wonderful island to enjoy whenever we could. Finally, we took the plunge and now own WaveHi!, Dune Nest and Dolphin Dawn (all in the same lovely Colony by the Sea). They are just the right size and are our little places to escape to when the pressures of real life get to us. We hope you too will find that peace of mind and sense of rejuvenation that we get each time we come back to Duck. We look forward to sharing it with you! We hope you will select WaveHi! or one of our other condos as your vacation rental and help us with providing great reviews to share with future vacationers.

M & M Hayward purchased this condo in 2013

Why M & M Hayward chose Duck

WaveHi! is located right on the ocean on one of the most beautiful east coast beaches in the U.S. It has the best view for year round beach front enjoyment! Spectacular sunrises and moonrises greet you daily! We have worked hard to provide a completely new, comfortable place to relax with many details we enjoy for our own comfort and wind down time. The town of Duck is a quaint coastal village with super friendly folk and wonderful shopping, dining and many fun things to do. You can rent kayaks, canoes, bikes, tandem bikes, tc. to enjoy the many water activities Duck has to offer. We love it here and come all the time.

What makes this condo unique

Our favorite thing about WaveHi! is the oceanfront location and view. When you step out on the deck the sight and sound of the waves is the most magical thing in the world. Lounging on the deck we enjoy watching the sunrise, seeing the dolphins play, and pelicans fly by while sipping our coffee. Evenings bring the colors of the sunset across the eastern Atlantic sky and moonrises that are spectacular. It's a great backdrop for a glass of wine to wind down from a day of total relaxation. Perfect.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation condo rental in Duck, North Carolina

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Completely new!
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , High end fixtures all new!
  • High end new Kohler fixtures; Porcelanosa tiles and toilet; new vanity and paint.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • One bedroom with new Queen sized bed comfortably accommodates 2 adults. One full sized new sleeper sofa in living room accommodates 2 adults/children. One XL Twin berth bed in hall (in a pinch!) accommodates an adult or teen - its on the narrow side yet long.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Childrens swing set play area; basket ball hoops/courts and tennis courts included.

Reviews

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Oceanfront! Wave Hi To The Surf From Your Private Deck!
average rating of 4.8152175 based on 92 reviews
4

Great views and perfect location!

  • 4 of 5

My wife and I really enjoyed our getaway to the Outer Banks and staying at Wave Hi. The updates made to the condo are very nice, and it has a very quaint and modern feel. Plenty of space for the two of us. The location is perfect - very central park of Duck - and your within 10-15 minute walk or 1-2 minute drive from some great places to eat and shop. Roadside Grill and Duck Deli were excellent suggestions. The views are amazing - right on the beach - and yes, we did see dolphins! Perfect place to relax.

Even though the place is non-smoking, it does have an old and subtle smoke smell to it, especially noticeable when you first walk in. Someone had commented on this already, and owners provided feedback that it was in fact a non-smoking place. I appreciate the fact that it's non-smoking, but folks should be aware that there is a lingering smell in case they are really sensitive to it. My wife is sometimes sensitive to it, but this didn't bother her, so it wasn't a deal breaker.

All things considered - a great stay, and we would stay here again!

  • Submitted: 10-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Furniture & appliances were in excellent shape. Condo was well maintained.

  • 5 of 5

We will definitely be coming back to Wave Hi! It was so easy to stay there because it was well stocked with everything we needed. It was comfortable to either just spend the day watching movies or to sit around talking!

  • Submitted: 24-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best views in Duck!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely Condo. Amazing views.

  • Submitted: 25-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect view, clean and well decorated too!

  • 5 of 5

One of our favorite places to date! Loved the end unit, view, clean and decor was nice.

  • Submitted: 28-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great view, cute condo

  • 4 of 5

This condo was just as described. It's clean, well-appointed, and has a great view. The location would be great for walking into Duck, but we got snowed in! The only thing keeping me from giving a 5-star review is that it smelled strongly of cigarette smoke. I suspect this is not the owner's fault, and they might not have known about it, but it did bother me continually during our stay.

  • Submitted: 21-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the feedback. WaveHi is a non-smoking unit and we hope that our guests will respect both the unit, and more importantly, subsequent guests, when staying there.
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What a View!

  • 4 of 5

Oceanfront view that can't be beat! Dolphin sightings daily. End unit optimizes privacy. The unit was updated and kitchen well stocked with plenty of cooking utensils. The reason I only gave it a 4 star was due to the cleanliness of the duvet cover, master bath walls and master bath throw rug. The upper portion of the walls were covered with a visible layer of dust. The duvet cover and rug need to be laundered. Regardless, I would recommend this rental and stay there again.

  • Submitted: 21-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the feedback. Our cleaners are already informed!
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Location

Nearest Airport
78 Miles
Norfolk International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.03 Miles
Sunset Grille or Blue Pointe Grill
Nearest Motorway
0.02 Miles
NC 12
Nearest Restaurant
0.03 Miles
Blue Pointe Grill or Sunset Grille
Car: necessary

Our condo is located in the much sought after area of Duck, Outer Banks North Carolina. The village of Duck is quaint, beautiful and welcoming with wonderful local unique shops, cozy cafes, grocery stores, delicious restaurants and water sports entertainment. Duck also has a unique sound side coastal boardwalk that provides great bird watching over the Sound and beautiful sunset vistas, dining, shopping, and dog-walking. Kayakers float by adding to the scenery. Great for families and couples who wish to walk around Duck after a fantastic day on the beach.

For car trips and sight seeing during rainy days, you are spoiled for choice: lighthouses, shopping, and a must visit to Jockey's Ridge, the east coast's largest sand dune and site of the Wright brothers first flight! Visit the Wright Brothers national monument and museum nearby and learn about our country's aviation history and first flight. Head north to Corolla for tours to visit the wild banker ponies, protected and wild.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation condo rental in Duck, North Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring
Apr 3 2018 - May 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$141
From
C$154
Fri,Sat,Sun
C$1,214
 
 
Early Summer
May 2 2018 - May 20 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$154
From
C$167
Thu,Fri,Sat
C$835
 
 
Getting Warmer
May 21 2018 - Jun 2 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$180
From
C$199
Fri,Sat,Sun
C$1,072
 
 
Summer time & livin is easy!
Jun 3 2018 - Aug 26 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
C$2,023
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 27 2018 - Sep 23 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$270
From
C$289
Fri,Sat,Sun
C$1,586
 
 
Fall
Sep 24 2018 - Oct 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$231
From
C$257
Fri,Sat
C$1,272
 
 
Late Fall
Oct 31 2018 - Nov 20 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$186
From
C$199
Fri,Sat,Sun
C$938
 
 
Thanksgiving.
Nov 21 2018 - Nov 26 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$231
From
C$257
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
C$1,272
 
 
Early Winter
Nov 27 2018 - Dec 21 2018
2 night minimum stay
C$186
From
C$199
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
C$938
 
 
Holidays
Dec 22 2018 - Jan 2 2019
2 night minimum stay
C$231
From
C$257
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
C$1,272
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$192.66
Tax Rate 12.75%

Rates do not include 12.75% NC tax
Summer season Weekly rentals are Sunday check-in 3 PM and Sunday Check-out 10 AM;
Inquire about off-season check-in/check-out/short stays check in and check out times.
Rates do not include sheets/pillowcases/bath or beach towels. Please make separate arrangements for these items. Please contact owner for details, if needed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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