House, On Ocean, 6 Bedrooms + 2 QN Futons, 5 Baths, Sleeps 18, Handicap Friendly
Beautifully-furnished and decorated Handicap Friendly, Wheelchair Accessible, Air Conditioned, 6-Bedroom, 5-Bath home on three living levels! 14' x 28' Private In-Ground Swimming Pool! (May be heated. Contact owner for cost.) 55' LCD HD TV! New Elevator to all 3 floors. Huge Hot Tub (up to 7 people) on Deck, overlooking the ocean! Incredible Views of the Beach and Ocean, covering 10 miles both East and West; from Morehead City to Bogue Inlet and beyond. All this, plus Linens & Towels Provided with Beds Made!(Weekly Stays Only).
CANCELLATION POLICY - Refunds will not be given in the event of unforeseen cancellations, unless the property is re-rented. If the property is re-rented for the specified period, monies will be refunded less a $125.00 cancellation fee, and any discounts/expenses required to re-rent.
WE ACCEPT THREE NIGHT RENTALS IN MARCH, APRIL, OCTOBER AND NOVEMBER. The rate for a three night rental is 3/4 of the weekly rate. The rate for a four night to seven night rental is the same as a weekly rental.
Ground Level: Wheelchair Accessible from Spacious Garage to new Elevator. Recreation Room with Pool Table, Soccer Table and Entertainment Center (55' LCD HD TV with a CD Player and NETFLIX) and a Second Refrigerator with Ice Maker. A built-in desk with free long distance (US) telephone and High-Speed Wireless Internet access. Two Queen size Futons and Bath with shower. Direct access (No Stairs) to Swimming Pool deck and Pier leading to Sitting Area at Edge of and Overlooking one of the most beautiful White Sandy Beaches on the Outer Banks.
Level One: Great Room has a Fireplace, Electric Logs, Built-in Bookcases and 40' LED HDTV with NETFLIX. Dining area. Kitchen with Island Bar and Stainless Steel Appliances, including a Microwave, Dishwater, Electric Stove, Refrigerator with Ice Maker and a Wine/Beverage Cooler. Breakfast Nook. Wheelchair Accessible Bathroom with Handicap Shower and two bedrooms: Bedroom #1 has a queen. Bedroom #2 has 2 Twin Beds which can be converted to a KING.
Level Two: Master Bedroom #3 has a King Bed, an Oceanfront Deck and a Private Bath with a separate shower and a Whirlpool Tub. Bedroom #4 has a Queen Bed, an Oceanfront Deck, a Private Bath with a Whirlpool Tub and a separate shower. Bedroom #5 has a Queen Bed and an Oceanfront Deck. Bedroom #6 has a Double/Twin Bunk Set and a Twin Trundle Bed. Separate bath with a shower.
Additional Amenities include: High-Speed Wireless Internet, 8 Color Cable TVs (including a 55' LCD HD TV and a 40' LED HDTV, both with NETFLIX) CD players, Free Long Distance (US) Phone Service, Windows across the entire oceanfront side of home, Ceiling Fans throughout, Open and Covered Decks with Furniture and an Outdoor Charcoal Grill.
NO SMOKING. NO PETS. Assistance & Guide Dogs are Welcome!
Rents weekly from Sunday to Sunday. Rents nightly with 3-night minimum stay, last minute or off-season only. Off -season includes late March, April, late October, November and December. Rates on 4 nights are the same as a week. Check in time is 3 PM and check out time is 10 AM.
Rent directly from owners, George and Suzanne Desrochers, who greet every family at check-in, whenever possible. The owners tour their guest through the beach house to familiarize them with the amenities available, the operations of the electronic and mechanical systems.
Please call the owners at their home ( 910-326-5399 ) or cell phone ( 703-304-2287 ) to reserve your vacation.
Your cost includes the rent, plus the North Carolina Sales Tax (6.75%) and County Occupancy Tax (6.00% ).
We normally schedule three payments and prefer payments by check. We do accept VISA and Master Card,
but charge a 3% fee to cover most of our credit card processing cost.
There are no other fees unless you request the swimming pool be heated.
Between the Beach, Hot Tub, Pool, Pool Table, Foosball Table and TVs the kids have plenty of activities to keep them occupied at the beach house. Other activities on Emerald Isle the kids enjoy include the aquarium, Put-Put golf, the water slide, bowling, car racing, 18 miles of bike paths, boggie boarding, ocean kayaking, kite surfing, beach and/or pier fishing and the ice cream shops.
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|THE RENTAL RATES DO NOT INCLUDE THE NORTH CAROLINA SALES TAX (6.75%) AND THE COUNTY OCCUPANCY TAX (6.00%). THE TOTAL TAXES ON THE RENT ARE 12.75%. THREE NIGHT RATES ARE 3/4 OF THE WEEKLY RATE. THIS IS TO COVER FIXED WEEKLY COSTS SUCH AS CLEANING, THE LINEN SERVICE AND THE POOL AND HOT TUB SERVICE. We offer a Military Discount of 10%, up to $500., for Active Duty Military Personnel. The Damage Deposit is accepted in the form of a $400 an authorization on your credit card, the week prior to your arrival. After you depart the will be returned to you, or the authorization will be cancelled, if the beach house is not damaged. We require a deposit of 1/3 of the rent at booking. A second payment of 1/3 the rent is scheduled halfway between the booking date and 45 days prior to occupancy. The balance of the rent (1/3) plus the taxes (12.75%) are due 45 days prior to occupancy.|
Tranquility was truly the welcome mat to beautiful Emerald Isle, North Carolina! Well-appointed and comfortable, this very accommodating and spacious beach house afforded us a most relaxing vacation. Most impressive is the complimentary decor and well-stocked house. The many efforts of the owners to offer a top-rate vacation get-away were first class. On behalf of my group, I sent our gratitude. We WILL return.
George and Suzanne's home is just that! A home! You feel so comfortable from the moment you step in. They've really done all the right things like stocking the kitchen generously, decorating the living room and bedrooms lavishly, and providing lots of play areas for kids and adults! This home is also very friendly for those who have physical limitations with steps. The location is wonderful and our family has already made plans to return! Thank you so much George and Suzanne!
We have been coming to Tranquility at least once each year since we first "discovered" it in 2004. Sometimes we bring family and sometimes we bring friends. Sometimes we have a full house, and sometimes we just have three couples. Each visit is memorable. Our biggest problem as "hosts" is that we can't honor every request that typically starts off with "We had a great time and would like to come back with you next year!" The owners of Tranquility are also the managers. They are wonderful and caring people who live in a neighboring town. They are geographically close if any problems arise. They have developed a list of competent local service providers in case the renters/guests have a need that the owners can't handle. This year one of our guest couples told me that "The amenities are too numerous to mention them all, but the beds are comfortable with top-of-the-line bedding, the house is extremely clean throughout, it has a well-stocked kitchen, and the pool, hot-tub and outdoor shower are wonderful." The furnishings are stylish, the beach is sandy (no rocks), and the views of the beach and ocean from inside the house are spectacular! The covered deck that is off the main floor is a gathering spot for our friends and family for coffee, breakfast, conversation, reading, dolphin-watching, snoozing, pre-dinner drinks, and watching the Moon.
George and Suzanne are wonderful hosts while you spend time at there beachfront home. Everything is well maintained and immaculate. Pool and hot tub are a wonderful reprieve. Fishing is great too.
Our family has stayed at this beautiful beach home over Thanksgiving the past five years. It is a beautiful, well-maintained home. We continue to be impressed with the improvements and general maintenance that is done each year. It is always clean and well stocked with dishes, bar ware, glasses, pots and pans, and small appliances. We also appreciate all the little things provided making it unnecessary to go to the store immediately to purchase toilet paper, tissues, dish soap, etc. The welcome tin of chocolate covered pretzels have become a very much appreciated expectation of the family. The only thing that could make it better would be a three burner gas grill to cook our Thanksgiving turkey!
Imagine the perfect getaway that feels like home with a spectacular view of the ocean....that is what my family experienced for Christmas 2017! The home was beautifully decorated, and every amenity that you could imagine was provided (especially in the kitchen)! The layout of the home allowed us to share great meals together, play games to the wee hours of the morning, enjoy the majesty of the ocean, and occasionally get some sleep!
We were very fortunate to be able to stay for the second year in a row! This house is fantastic! The accommodations are beautiful and well planned and cared for. The attention to detail is superb! It has been a rare find to have such accessibility for our daughter with some disabilities! It is always a sad time when we have to leave! The owners are the best to work with and make you feel like family! We hope to be back next year! Thank you, George and Suzanne!
We loved our stay at this amazing beachfront home, and really appreciated the hospitality shown by George and Suzanne. The views couldn't be better, and the home is so well equipped in every way. The location is ideal for both beach walking, and for exploring nearby areas. Easy access to both groceries and restaurants. The only downside was having to leave at the end of the week!
From the minute we walked in the door, we loved everything about this home! The views of the ocean from the wall of windows spanning the living area and kitchen, views from the balcony on that level, and from the 3rd floor balcony are breathtakingly beautiful! We loved that the upstairs had 3 bedrooms with doors opening to the 3rd floor balcony with rocking chairs. All of the bedrooms are wonderful; the living room area is so cheerily decorated with comfortable furniture; the kitchen is very well stocked with anything you could possibly need; the game room with big screen tv and computer station is wonderful; and really, every single thing about this home is amazing! George and Suzanne have thought of everything, from a delicious welcome gift enjoyed by all, to having supplies and necessities to get us started for the week without having to go shop upon arrival, to having extra towels for each guest. They have so well maintained their home that everything looks brand new! The pool and hot tub are sparkling and very nice, right there to enjoy while seeing the beach and ocean! We held a family wedding on the beach at the end of our week there, and it was the absolutely most perfect setting with the beautiful home and beautiful beach and ocean! George and Suzanne are wonderful, welcoming owners who made it clear that they were available if we needed anything. The only problem with this home was that nobody wanted to leave - ever! It is the ideal place for a large family gathering - a happy, happy place, and all of our family and friends who were with us give it the highest recommendation possible! Stay here if you have a chance! It is paradise!
Great beach house and beach. Clean And well kept. Owners were very helpful and pleasent.
Our family always departs so very happy with our stay at Tranquility.
This is our fifth year at Tranquility & we would not stay anywhere else!! This is our annual vacation with family & friends. The elevator is amazing, given we have family with mobility issues. And plenty of room for two big families! George & Suzanne are wonderfully kind & keep Tranquility in amazing shape. Can’t say enough good things about our week! Will definitely return for our sixth year!