Welcome to Star of the Sea! New homeowners brought new life to this semi-oceanfront estate for 2013. The home was updated to include new living room furniture, new flat screen televisions and bedding in all nine (9) bedrooms, new deck furniture for outdoor dining and relaxing, updated decor, fresh paint and more!
Elegance and luxurious amenities are yours in this designer-decorated semi-oceanfront home! Star of the Sea has beautiful ocean views and easy access to the beach (only 4 houses down-approximately 185 yards). After a day at the beach, relax in the large private pool or hot tub, enjoy al fresco dining at the the outdoor bar..., cook out under the stars on your choice of grills (gas or charcoal) or join in the fun with the tons of outdoor games! If you prefer to relax indoors, enjoy the evening in the home theater with surround sound or gather the family in the rec room for game night! There is even an elevator for your convenience. A fantastic vacation awaits you at Star of the Sea!
Ground Level: This level is equipped with a pool table, a 40" HD flat screen tv, game table and a kitchenette with full fridge, dishwasher, microwave and wet bar and icemaker. The theater room has a large screen television with surround sound, a complimentary Netflix subscription and a library of over 100 DVDs. The theater room also features a Queen Sleep Sofa and extra seating for the kids. The ground level features three (3) bedrooms. Two (2) bedrooms have a DuoBunk and Trundle and each has a HD flat screen tv/dvd combo. These rooms are "jack and jill" bedrooms which means they share an attached full bathroom. The third bedroom on this level has a Double bed with a HD flat screen tv. Within a few steps of this bedroom is a full bathroom. Also on this level is a full-sized washer and dryer, a slider giving easy access to the pool/hot tub/outdoor activities, as well as access to the elevator.
Mid Level: This level features three (3) handsome King master bedrooms, each with HD flat screen tvs. Each bedroom has ocean views and deck access. Also on this level are two (2) lovely Queen master bedrooms with HD flat screen tvs. As an added convenience for big groups, there is a centrally located sitting room on this level with two sofas and a 46" HD flat screen television.
Top Level: You will love the veiws as you reach the third level, either by elevator or stairs! This room showcases an expansive great room with gorgeous ocean views! On this level is a family room that features a 55" HD flat screen tv with a Blu-Ray player. You will also find a sitting area for lounging and reading a book from the collection available at the home, or enjoying a quiet cup of coffee while soaking in the view. There are two separate dining areas - a large dining room table and an eat-in breakfast table. The chef in the family will enjoy the upscale gourmet kitchen which is fully equipped with a wine cooler, and under counter icemaker, double ovens and coffee makers (both standard and k-cups). Also on this level is a luxurious King master bedroom with a HD flat screen tv, a bathroom with both a claw-foot tub and shower and a private ocean view deck. In-house sound system to play on decks or main level.
Backyard: This property features a very special backyard that is fully-fenced and has tons of activities to keep the most active of families busy! There is a private pool, a large hot tub, a volleyball court, horseshoes, corn hole and other sporting equipment available for fun outdoor games. Also in the backyard is a bar for al fresco dining or happy hour! There are two grills, gas and charcoal and outdoor sound system.
Extras: Private Pool - available 5/3 til 10/11/14 (17'x32' - may be heated for an addtional $499/week), hot tub, cabana bar, 13 tvs, dvd players, blu-ray player, ipod speakers, stereo, dvd library, books, wireless internet, home theater, games, 2 full fridges, 2 microwaves, 2 dishwashers, 2 ovens, wet bar, wine cooler, u/c icemaker, port-a-crib, high chair, baby gate, pool table, basketball hoop, volleyball court, horseshoes, corn hole, outside shower, outside speakers, outside loo, gas grill, charcoal grill. Elevator. Special Events welcome (Limit 50 guests; $1500 special event fee & $1500 refundable security deposit required for all special events). No Smoking. No Pets. Beach Access: 185 yards. Address: 958 Lighthouse Drive.
Local Attractions: Grocery stores, restaraunts, miniature golf, go carts, movie theater and shopping just minutes away! The historic Currituck Heritage Park, Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education and the Currituck Beach Lighthouse are just 2 miles away. If you have a 4x4, drive on the beaches of Carova and see the beautiful wild horses roaming the beach!
Left on 08/15/2013 for a stay in July 2013 | Ohio Family vacation
We had a large family group in this home and there was room for everyone. It was nicely furnished and comfortable. We loved the pool, pool "bar" and yard. They have a sound system with inside and outside speakers - a system for the pool area and another for the front deck. that was great and we used it a lot.
The kitchen was very functional but needed a few more things (more dish towels, some non-stick pans). We love the Whalehead location. This house was in the middle of the block and so had to walk past 5-6 house to get to beach access. One safety improvement we recommend is to install a railing with the pool steps.
Corolla Classic Vacations did provide maintenance service for a few items that we needed addressed. The service was acceptable but not particularly prompt. Read more
Response from Corolla Classic Vacations - 08/19/2013
Having a sounds system is a great feature offered at Star of the Sea and I'm glad you enjoyed it!
I'll let the homeowner know your recommendation for the kitchen and pool steps.
We look forward to seeing you again!
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