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FLOATING CONDO on the ICW

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Very nice relaxing stay and is a stationary base near historic Beaufort village home of Blackbeard [they say] and busy Morehead City as well as Beaufort Inlet to the Atlantic just a short boat ride --- famous Cape Lookout lighthouse or a short ferry ride to the Rachel Carlson Reserve --observe Wild Horses and lots of great scenery . The local golf course is available--North River Golf . On land enjoy the many artist --galleries-Maritime Museum--the History Place --all free. Bring your boat or jet ski or kayak as a-- floating dock is available along with plenty of parking .Located in a newly permitted marina off Hwy 101 -- PETS OK WITH FEE -- RESTRICTIONS APPLY -- ECONOMICAL - CLEAN AND FUN....Very nice relaxing stay and is a stationary base near historic Beaufort village home of Blackbeard [they say] and busy Morehead City as well as Beaufort Inlet to the Atlantic just a short boat ride --- famous Cape Lookout lighthouse or a short ferry ride to the Rachel Carlson Reserve --observe Wild Horses and lots of great scenery . The local golf course is available--North River Golf . On land enjoy the many artist --galleries-Maritime Museum--the History Place --all free. Bring your boat or jet ski or kayak as a-- floating dock is available along with plenty of parking .Located in a newly permitted marina off Hwy 101 -- PETS OK WITH FEE -- RESTRICTIONS APPLY -- ECONOMICAL - CLEAN AND FUN.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Registered guest have to be at least 18 years old and the maximum occupancy for this unit is 2 adults. Guests are encouraged to provide their own queen bed linens and bath towels. If it is not possible, we can provide them for $15 for towels and $15 for linens. There is a fee for pets.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Richard C
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:65%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 23 August 2019

Had a great time during one week rental of floating condo. Condo is great. Very cool during very hot week. All needed appliances and cooking supplies in kitchen. Clean when we arrived. Gary and Richard were great to work with. Fishing was excellent. Caught puppy...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Passenger44174900971
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Reviewed 1 May 2019

I stayed here during Beaufort Food & Wine and loved my experience. The boat is spacious, clean and had everything I needed for my week in Beaufort. It comes as advertised andI was very pleased with my stay. I would book this again.

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank ToddT0805
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Richard C, VR Owner at FLOATING CONDO on the ICW, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2019

I’m glad you had an enjoyable stay with us and thanks for taking the time to write your review. Look forward to having you as our guest again. Thanks again!

Reviewed 19 August 2018

All the comforts of home with a gentle sway. Close to all shopping and attractions. Would consider renting again. Clean and neat. Richard and Gary only a few steps or a phone call away.

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Ronald S
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

We were so pleased with everything about this place! Small, cute, and comfortable. My wife travels for business a lot. She said, and I agreed, this was 100,000 times better than a hotel room. All you bring is clothes and food. A little chilly when...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank Wesley B
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Weather was rough but our stay was great. Richard was awesome for restaurant suggestions and places to go. Fishing should be good off the front of condo but was too nasty weather wise for us to fish. Watching the boats go by was also great.

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank Traveler761112
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Richard C, VR Owner at FLOATING CONDO on the ICW, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Sorry for the late reply-we have had a very busy summer--we are glad you enjoyed the rental and hope you come back soon. Have a great summer.

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Date of stay: June 2017
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Richard C, VR Owner at FLOATING CONDO on the ICW, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Overall we enjoyed our 4 day experience. The boat was well decorated and equipped with most of the necessary items. It was nice to be able to fish off the porch. The weather was generally nice while we were there. There was a problem,however,we felt...More

Date of stay: June 2017
5  Thank Jimb0b68
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Richard C, VR Owner at FLOATING CONDO on the ICW, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2017

Hi Jim--thanks for the review and sorry you had this problem as we try very hard to keep this rental and others clean and safe -well maintained. As you could see we are very busy and I have to rely on my help and it...More

Reviewed 16 July 2016

Richard and Gary (at the Core Creek Lodge) went out of their way to make sure we had everything we needed. They were wonderful hosts and the houseboat is large and comfortable. I would highly recommend it if you are looking for something new and...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Elaine M
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Richard C, VR Owner at FLOATING CONDO on the ICW, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2016

Elaine--thanks for the review and I am glad you enjoyed the floating condo--you were great guest and hope you return as you would be welcome anytime. It was a pleasure meeting you both.

Reviewed 21 April 2015

Just came back home from spending 3 great nights on the houseboat.. Could not have had a better time than we did. It was clean and very nicely done from the den to the bedrooms.. Richard and the Staff are very friendly and helpful during...More

Date of stay: April 2015
2  Thank Will H
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Richard C, VR Owner at FLOATING CONDO on the ICW, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2015

Thanks Will for the kind words --I enjoyed meeting you and thanks for showing me your SMART CAR-interesting. I hope you both return and bring your folks.Glad you enjoyed your trip to the coast and perhaps you could stay longer next time.

Reviewed 27 July 2014

My wife located this on Trip Advisor and I was unsure of this rental. Boy, was I wrong. Richard is very nice and accommodating; even though we only stayed three days. The river setting is very serene. While we saw a few boats, it would...More

Date of stay: July 2014
Thank vonessr
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RobinOGoodman, VR Owner at FLOATING CONDO on the ICW, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2014

I am pleased you enjoyed the rental and hope you return and tell your many friends.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Alarm Clock
Grill
Boat Available
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Deck
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Parking
Porch
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
TV
Water Views
Waterfront
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Unique private basin on the Intracoastal Waterway only minutes to the Ocean or Beaufort waterfront, Morehead or Havelock...great restaurants. Just off Hwy 101 and short distance from Hwy 70.-- BRING YOUR BOAT - DOCKAGE available Just a short boat ride to downtown Beaufort - Morehead City or north to Oriental .Lots of good fishing -shopping -restaurants everywhere plus the local aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores--Historic museum with Blackbeard items--good ship diving--a short drive to the outer banks and Shackleford Island to see wild horses.Great Boating and lots of fishing --we can help with offshore deep water fishing --day trip to the Gulf Stream.
Access
Car recommended
Cancellation Policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • 50% refund* if you cancel at least 4 weeks before check-in
  • No refund available if you cancel thereafter

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Frequently Asked Questions about FLOATING CONDO on the ICW

FLOATING CONDO on the ICW is able to accommodate up to 4 guests. See all property details.

FLOATING CONDO on the ICW has one bathroom available. See all property details.

FLOATING CONDO on the ICW has 2 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at FLOATING CONDO on the ICW must last at least 2 nights. See all property details.