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The PalmTreeHouse is a mid-century modern garage apartment, located in Wilmington's Chestnut Heights
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The PalmTreeHouse is a mid-century modern garage apartment, located in Wilmington's Chestnut Heights
Equipped with digital cable TV, Wifi, and  popular web apps, you will stay informed and entertained.
Kick your feet up and relax at the PalmTreeHouse, after an eventful day on the Cape Fear Coast.
Relax on the leather sofa as you plan the next day's excursions...
.....or take care of business at the built-in  workstation.
As you wind down from your Cape Fear adventures....
...make the built-in Tiki Bar your focal point for libations and conversations!
In the fully-equipped kitchen, you may find yourself creating fine cuisine...
...enjoy take out or delivery at the spacious kitchen island....
....or easing onto the   secluded back deck for your morning coffee or tea.
Restful evenings await you at the PalmTreeHouse....
....as you settle into the queen bed with high-count sheets....
....and multiple pillows, making your stay a relaxing one.
The full bath and shower bring all the comforts of home...
....with a tropical flair!
Through the tropical path next to the PalmTreeHouse....
...find the Tiki Porch, a rustic, Key West-inspired social space, shared by your hosts...
....a perfect spot to begin your relaxing ascent to 'island time!'
Alfresco dining is one of the unique pleasures of the PalmTreeHouse....
....as you enjoy the spacious private deck....
.....overlooking the secluded Zen Garden.
Zinnie, the resident outdoor cat, finds the private deck overlooking the Zen Garden to be  relaxing!
Zinnie says 'Namaste'.
The Chestnut Heights neighborhood displays the architectural details of charming bungalows.
The PalmTreeHouse is located on a quiet wooded lot, though it is near the historic Riverfront.
Your tropical vacation begins at PalmTreeHouse, when you arrive at your private off-street parking.
When you arrive at the PalmTreeHouse, you will enter a Southern coastal comfort zone...
...where the traditional elements of Cape Fear culture...
....are balanced with the creative flair of this artsy enclave in Eastern North Carolina.
We'll leave the light on for you at the PalmTreeHouse!
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Wilmington, North Carolina
Centrally-located on the beautiful Cape Fear Coast, PalmTreeHouse is a charming, tropically-furnished 1940s garage apartment, nestled among bamboo thickets, palm trees, and a private Zen Garden, with easy access to the historic Wilmington Riverfront, Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wilmington International Airport, and Screen Gems Studios.

Combining the most desirable aspects of privacy and accessibility, PalmTreeHouse is the name...and description...of this 600 square - foot garage apartment in the charming Chestnut Heights neighborhood of Wilmington, NC. With ample off-street parking, you will enjoy all the comforts of home as you explore the Cape Fear Coast, with fully furnished living room, kitchen, dining area, built - in desktop, and bedroom with queen bed.

From the spacious multi - level back deck, you can enjoy a...
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Listing #FKN5432350
About the Owner
Thomas B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Your hosts, Tab and Lisa Ballis reside in the 1930s Craftsman style home located in front of PalmTreeHouse, and they will be available to welcome you and offer local information that will make your visit satisfying. Interactions with your hosts are based on your needs, while you may certainly enjoy complete privacy at PalmTreeHouse.
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Comfy bed, well designed apartment, quiet & safe area. Friendly host- they are available if needed yet give you your space. Tad suggested the car ferry across Cape Fear & we enjoyed the 40 minute trip, took our dog & dined in small town there,...More

Thank michiganders2018
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for our honeymoon and it was more than expected! Super clean, super cozy, and the owners were very friendly! Zinnie, the resident cat, made it that much better. Close to everything in Wilmington. Would stay here again. We had such an amazing...More

Thank charconicole
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

We had a lovely stay in a great apartment! Our hosts were so friendly and welcoming and Zinnie is a sweet little thing. We were very comfortable and the garden is super. We will certainly be back! Karen and Pete.

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    1 Full bath
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$135 / stay - Deposit
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Airport: Wilmington International (ILM): 5.0 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 8.0 km.
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