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About this Property
NEW Vacation Rental By Owner! Oceanfront 3 Bedroom Spectacular Beach Condo located in a Family Setting on NC's Southern Outer Banks.
Sea Glen Looks Fantastic as We just Completed Painting the Exterior and Staining the Boardwalks in August 2020.
Sea Glen has WiFi Internet Service, Ideal for a Teleworking hideaway.
Just to make your stay a bit more peaceful, we'll give a one-time set up (beds made) of bed, bath, and kitchen linens. All you need to bring are your beach towels!
Thank You for Considering Sea Glen 28 as your Sea Front Holiday Condo!
Everything you need to know about your reservation is online.
No family dogs and cats.
REQUIRED MINIMUM STAY:
4 Nights 12 Sep 2020 - 30 Apr 2021
7 Nights (Saturday to Saturday) 1 May - 10 Sep 2021
4 Nights 11 Sep 2021 - 29 Apr 2022
7 Nights (Saturday to Saturday) 30 Apr - 9 Sep 2022
4 Nights 10 Sep 2022 - 28 Apr 2023
7 Nights (Saturday to Saturday) 29 Apr - 8 Sep 2023
4 Nights 9 Sep 2023 - 27 Apr 2024
Local suggestions on things to see and do and activities to check out during your stay, are below.
We look forward to treating you to our Gem on the Crystal Coast. Appreciate! Have Fun!
Sea Glen is a impeccable oceanfront complex in natural settings sitting perpendicular to the Atlantic Sea in the Town of Pine Knoll Shores on the Southern Outer Banks Emerald Isle. With the community located in the whimsical Maritime Forest, you can accept yourself to reconnect with nature and adore peaceful, privacy and solitude.
Savor bird watching or take a brief drive to the NC Aquarium.
We have comprehensive bench seating and picnic tables constructed into the Common Deck overlooking the beach.
Our enormous townhouse style condominium offers a voluminous holiday spot just right for the family.
The outdoor space just outdoor the door leads you to the invigorating pool area or to the white sandy beach of the Crystal Coast.
Sea Glen 28 is a smoke complimentary, Sea Front Townhouse with 3 Bedrooms and 2 1/2 Bathrooms.
On the ground level you will find covered parking for 2 cars.
Upon entering the condo from the Carport you will find the appreciation of a washer and dryer to help make your stay a bit more comfortable. You will find big space there to store your "Beach Things." The first level of this Striking home offers the main living space for the family. You will find a roomy Living/Great Room with plenty of seating for everybody to relish an HBO/SHOWTIME premium channel on the generous 60" flat panel TV or watch your favorite DVD. The Living Room couch folds out as a Queen size bed.
A few steps up on the next level you will find yourself in a "Feels Like Home" Kitchen including all major and modest appliances as you create a memorable meal for you and your family. Have the family gather around the dining table with seating for 6 and be enchanted with the tales of the days adventures over a marvelous family dining ambience. Additional seating for 4, for breakfast, coffee, sandwiches, snacks or an after dinner drink, can be found at the handily located Sitting Room - Kitchen counter table. This level also offers a Half Bathroom. The appealing Sitting Room overlooks the Roosevelt Nature Preserve, and the couch folds out as another Queen size bed. Ceiling Fan Coming Soon.
A few more steps up and you will find appealing Bedroom #3 with a Queen bed, and further up at the top of the stairs there is a Full Bathroom (with Bathtub and Shower) and another Bedroom #2 with a Queen bed, as well as the Master Bedroom #1 also with a Queen bed, for a restful nighttime sleep after the Beach, Pool, Sun and Fun! The Master Bedroom #1 includes a outdoor space with a expansive view of the Atlantic Sea as well as the Roosevelt Natural Coastal Forest Reserve. The inviting Master Bedroom has premium cable TV and a ceiling fan, and the private Master Full Bathroom has a Bathtub and Shower. Bedroom 2 and 3 Ceiling Fans Coming Soon.
Hi-Speed Internet (Wireless), Landline Telephone(s)
60" HDTV in LR with DVD Player, TV in MBR, Premium Cable Channels + HBO/CNMX
Outdoor Pool Access (Seasonal), Picnic Table Area, Community Walkway to Beach,
Community Outdoor Showers
Linens Included and Beds Made, Private Walkway to Beach
Non-Smoking, No Animals, Washer / Dryer, Outdoor Outdoor spaces, Observation (Overtop Dune)
Deck, Covered Parking, Professional Landscaping, Master Bedroom, Ceiling Fans,
Clock Radios, Iron, Outdoor Shower
Thoroughly Equipped Kitchen, Garbage Disposal, Kuerig and Regular Coffee Makers, Oven,
Fridge, Microwave, Dishwasher
BEFORE YOU VISIT
BESIDES THE BEACH AND CONDOMINIUM COMPLEX AMENITIES, THERE ARE MANY ACTIVITIES FOR CHILDREN. ATLANTIC BEACH OFFERS MINIATURE GOLF (DURING SEASON), SKATEBOARD PARK AND PLAYGROUND WITH SPLASH PAD. ADDITIONAL ACTIVITIES INCLUDE THE NORTH CAROLINA AQUARIUM AT PINE KNOLL SHORES, FORT MACON STATE PARK AND PROFESSOR HACKER'S LOST TREASURE GOLF & RACEWAY, ALONG WITH SEVERAL PUBLIC PLAYGROUNDS. IN ADDITION, THERE IS LOTS TO DO IN MOREHEAD CITY AND BEAUFORT. SOME OF THE MANY ACTIVITIES INCLUDE THE NORTH CAROLINA MARITIME MUSEUM, BASEBALL GAMES WITH THE MOREHEAD CITY MARLINS, FERRIES AND BOAT TOURS ALONG THE INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND CAPE LOOKOUT, AND MANY SMALL SHOPS AND ATTRACTIONS ALONG MOREHEAD CITY AND HISTORIC DOWNTOWN BEAUFORT WATERFRONTS.
BEACH - WELCOME TO THE CRYSTAL COAST!
THOUGH THE PRISTINE BEACHES AND BLUE WATERS COMMAND ATTENTION, THE CRYSTAL COAST IS ALSO RICH IN HISTORY. MANY DIFFERENT SITES OFFER A GLIMPSE OF THE NATION, FROM THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR TO THE CIVIL WAR, WHILE OTHERS SHOWCASE THE MARITIME HERITAGE. FORT MACON WAS
THE SITE OF A MAJOR BATTLE IN THE CIVIL WAR AS THE UNION SOLDIERS FOUGHT TO CAPTURE THE FORT. TODAY IT STANDS AS A REMINDER OF OUR NATION’S BEGINNINGS AND AS A TOURIST ATTRACTION FOR VISITORS. MANY OUTDOOR CONCERTS ARE HELD HERE DURING SUMMER EVENINGS.
AT THE SOUTHERNMOST TIP OF THE BANKS LIES THE CAPE LOOKOUT NATIONAL SEASHORE, HOME TO THE CAPE LOOKOUT LIGHTHOUSE. CONSTRUCTION OF THE LIGHTHOUSE WAS COMPLETED IN 1812 AND AT 163 FEET TALL IT STILL PROVIDES GUIDANCE TO SHIPS ON THE ATLANTIC SEA AS WELL AS ENTERTAINMENT FOR VISITORS. TRAVELERS AND HISTORIANS COME TO SEE THIS BLACK AND WHITE DIAMOND PATTERNED STRUCTURE AND VISIT THE KEEPER’S QUARTERS. THE UNSPOILED ISLANDS OF THE CAPE LOOKOUT NATIONAL SEASHORE ARE ONLY ACCESSIBLE BY FERRY FROM ATLANTIC BEACH, HARKERS ISLAND, BEAUFORT, DAVIS AND MOREHEAD CITY.
UNLIKE OTHER RESORT BEACHES OF THE TIME, THE ORIGINAL DEVELOPERS WANTED TO MAINTAIN THE QUAINT CHARM OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD AND MARKET IT TOWARD FAMILIES. EVEN TODAY, THE MANY BEACHES ALONG THE CRYSTAL COAST ARE KNOWN FOR THEIR FAMILY-ORIENTED ATMOSPHERE ENJOYED BY ALL TYPES OF VISITORS. WHETHER YOU’RE LOOKING FOR A FAMILY HOLIDAY OR A ROMANTIC WEEKEND GETAWAY, YOU WILL FIND EVERYTHING YOU NEED ON THE CRYSTAL COAST.
FISHING PROVES BOTH A HUGE SOURCE OF COMMERCE FOR THE AREA AND AN ENJOYABLE ACTIVITY AND COMPETITIVE SPORT. THERE ARE NUMEROUS FISHING TOURNAMENTS ON THE CRYSTAL COAST. EACH SEPTEMBER, ATLANTIC BEACH HOSTS ONE OF THE NATION’S BIGGEST KING MACKEREL FISHING TOURNAMENTS, THE ATLANTIC BEACH KING MACKEREL TOURNAMENT. FISHERMEN COME TO THE AREA IN SPRING FOR THE KING MACKEREL – BLUEWATER FISHING TOURNAMENT HOSTED BY THE SWANSBORO ROTARY CLUB EVERY MAY. THERE ARE MANY DIFFERENT TYPES OF FISHING ENJOYED IN THE WATERS OF THE ATLANTIC. IN FACT, MANY DIFFERENT ORGANIZATIONS BOAST THAT CARTERET COUNTY OFFERS SOME OF THE BEST SALTWATER FLY FISHING IN THE WORLD AND THE CRYSTAL COAST OFFERS A MYRIAD OF CHARTER FISHING BOATS FOR VISITORS TO EXPERIENCE.
SOME OF THE BEST SCUBA DIVING CAN BE FOUND ON THE CRYSTAL COAST, AROUND ATLANTIC BEACH AND MOREHEAD CITY. NAMED 1 OF THE 10 BEST DIVING LOCATIONS IN NORTH AMERICA BY SEVERAL POPULAR DIVE MAGAZINES, DIVING IS ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR WATER SPORTS IN THE AREA. MANY DIVE TO EXPLORE THE BEAUTIFUL SEA LIFE YEAR ROUND THANKS TO THE WARM WATERS OF THE NEARBY GULF STREAM. BECAUSE OF THE HISTORIC MARITIME HERITAGE THERE ARE TONS OF SHIPWRECKS OFF THE COAST, AND MANY DIVERS GO ON WRECK TOURS TO EXPLORE THE REMAINS OF THESE STORIED TRAGEDIES.
FROM THE NORTHERN BEACHES OF CEDAR ISLAND, HARKERS ISLAND AND BEAUFORT TO THE SOUTHERN ATLANTIC BEACH, EMERALD ISLE AND SWANSBORO, THERE IS ALWAYS SOMETHING NEW TO DISCOVER ON THE CRYSTAL COAST. WHETHER YOU ARE LOOKING FOR THE PERFECT BEACH FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY OR ARE LOOKING TO SPEND TIME TRAVELING BEACH BY BEACH TO EXPLORE WHAT EACH UNIQUE SPOT HAS TO OFFER, YOUR MEMORIES WILL LAST A LIFETIME.
DISCOVER THE DIFFERENT BEACHES IN THE AREA AND EXPLORE WHAT FUN AWAITS YOU. UNCOVER THE DIFFERENT RESTAURANTS IN THIS AREA AND FIND OUT ABOUT THE MANY EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES SURROUNDING THE CRYSTAL COAST TO PLAN YOUR HOLIDAY OF A LIFETIME!
THE ENTIRE OUTER BANK ISLAND HAS A BIKE LANE FOR BICYCLING ENTHUSIASTS. THERE IS A SEPARATE SIDEWALK IN EMERALD ISLE AND ATLANTIC BEACH. BIKING ON THE BEACH IS AN ADVENTURE IN ITSELF!
TRY THE EMERALD PATH ... EMERALD ISLE’S MULTI-USE PATH ... BRING OR RENT A BIKE AND CRUISE THROUGH THE TOWN OF EMERALD ISLE IN STYLE! THANKS TO YEARS OF WORK BY THE TOWN OF EMERALD ISLE AND VARIOUS FUNDRAISERS, THE PATH STRETCHES FROM RING STREET ON COAST GUARD ROAD, THROUGH EMERALD DRIVE ALL OF THE WAY TO THE EAST END OF TOWN. YOU WILL FIND WALKERS, JOGGERS AND BIKE RIDERS OF ALL AGES.
4.5 MILES FROM THE CRYSTAL COAST COUNTRY CLUB.
WATER! WATER! WATER!
OUR AREA IS SURROUNDED BY WATER. TOWNS AND VILLAGES CONNECTED BY BRIDGES OVER SOUNDS AND RIVERS. THE HEART OF THE CRYSTAL COAST IS BOGUE BANKS, A 30 MILE ISLAND THAT RUNS EAST TO WEST BORDERED BY THE ATLANTIC SEA. ATLANTIC BEACH ON THE EAST END, PINE KNOLL SHORES IN THE MIDDLE, EMERALD ISLE IS ON THE WEST END. THE PORT OF MOREHEAD CITY AND HISTORIC BEAUFORT ARE JUST 10 MINUTES AWAY
Money Saving Rental Tips
- Find the official tourism bureau in the area you want to travel. Most tourism bureaus will offer you promotional tourism guide books with special packages for lodging, dining and tours. Be on the lookout for these catalogs and coupon books, because this allows vacation goers to discover the same activities with a typically substantial discounted.
- Would like to steer clear of the crowds of people? Shoulder seasons offer impressive discounts.
- Are you a armed forces veteran? Many management companies offer markdowns to vets and active-duty military. Be sure to confirm with vacation rental company to see if your travelling gang is eligible for a discounted price.
- Some properties are particularly designed for particular types of visitors. Large event homes are ideal for weddings, wedding receptions and corporate escapes. Some homes cater to wildlife enthusiasts. Other properties are positioned close to music venues. Make sure to prioritize your proximity to the outdoor activities and attractions you are most interested in.
- Vacation rental companies and individual home owners often offer their guests the chance to buy trip insurance protection. Trip insurance, which usually will cost you somewhere between 1% - 5% of the basic term cost, offers travellers reimbursement of their travel expenses for any missed resulting from health emergencies or hurricanes, and additionally ensuing additional hurricane evacuation costs or expenses, like an unexpected hotel stay or extra gasoline. Trip insurance is definitely a bank account-saver if the unforseen happens (heaven forbid!).
The Rental Process
You may be shocked to learn how many vacation rentals are available at your destination. Rental home accommodations have gained in popularity with the rise of essential research sites like Homeaway and VRBO.
The majority of vacation homes in New Bern are privately owned and many are represented by well-known local property management agencies. For owners not directly engaged in the management of their rental home, management companies are critical in helping families with booking, check-in, house cleaning services, and any routine service issues that may arise.
Below are some tips and suggestions to help you navigate the vacation rental search and reservation process.
Finding and booking the perfect rental property:
Before you decide to book "Oceanfront Beautiful Beach Condo. Family Setting on NC's Southern OBX. New VRBO.", go through our short list of factors to consider.
Start Your Search Early
Like many desirable hot spots, In New Bern the best vacation homes are booked early. To find the best selection, start your planning and search Six-Twelve months before your trip. Holiday reunions can be a popular time for families to plan their Summer family vacations..
Decide on a Town and Date
Start by figuring out which specific area of New Bern you'd like to browse, and the approximate trip dates.
Choose a Size
Take a head count. How many beds and bedrooms will you need? Be aware that most vacation rentals advertise maximum guest capacity, which usually includes sofa beds in the home's living room. You will need to figure out what is most appropriate for the company. Most rental listings will describe each one of the unit's specific bedrooms and mattress sizes.
Decide on Your Budget
Will your preferred rental home suit your budget during that preferred Summer week? If several groups or relatives are sharing the cost, confirm that each group knows their obligation and has agreed to a maximum they are willing to contribute. A single individual in your company needs to be responsible for gathering contributions and acknowledging responsibility for the complete rental payment at time of booking.
Make a List of "Wants" and "Needs"
What property features is the family searching for? Do you just desire a vacation home with a swimming pool, hot tub or beach volleyball court? Do you wish to be far from the crowds, or close to a city setting? Are extras like beach chairs, barbecue grills, umbrellas, beach carts or coolers available and included with your rental home fee? Create a list of priority amenities to guide narrow your search.
Accessibility and Special Circumstances
Appropriate access could make or ruin a visit for the less-mobile. If wheel chair access, elevators, pool lifts or other specialized devices are required, factor that into your search. The majority of rental listings include a list of amenities.
Your Puppy Deserves a Vacation, Too
Are you or other members of the party traveling with a dog? Animals are welcome at many vacation homes, but guidelines differ. Many restrictions might dismiss a prospective rental. Don't forget to read agreements and contracts carefully. Additional fees or deposits may be applied to your agreement. Ask questions *prior to* you reserve!
Its Time to Search
A number of websites exist to match clients with rental owners.. In addition to Homeaway, VRBO and Tripadvisor, we recommend searching Google for "New Bern local rental homes" for local rental home management companies. Apart from offering distinctive properties, local agencies offer exceptional service..
When you've found your dream rental, check to confirm your vacation dates are available.
Some rental home owners will negotiate prices, and some will not. If they are hesitant to budge on a peak-season trip, try getting an additional night. The off-season offers your greatest opportunity to negotiate a lower rate.
Study the Total Contract
You really should know which services are included:
- Power bills
- Long Distance Phone Service
- Hot Tub Heating
- Pay Per View Movies
- Cleaning Fees
- Trash Pickup (and which day?)
- Maintenance policies
- Check in & Check Out Key Exchange
- Parking Space
Be sure that your quote includes all state taxes and fees.
If you must Cancel
Cancellation policies vary with each property. Many rental contracts include an option for trip insurance. Trip insurance, which generally costs ranges from 1% - 5% of your standard vacation rental cost, provides travellers with reimbursement of their vacation costs (and subsequent vacation property costs) for any nights missed a result of personal health-related emergencies or storms, in addition to hurricane evacuation expenses, such as a unexpected hotel stay or additional gas.
When you think you've identified "the one", start the reservation process. You will likely need to submit a security deposit at time of reservation.
Know Who to Call
Put the rental manager's contact info into your cell phone and wallet for convenient access to answers during your visit.
Congratulations on reserving your rental home! You're on your way to a wonderful vacation!
During your Stay
- Photograph at your arrival. Record the condition of the rental property immediately upon arrival. If you discover damages, or if fixes are required contact the home manager immediately. If there is a dispute about legal liability later, having the recorded problems and contact attempts will probably be valuable.
- Ask questions. If you have any ambiguity about vehicle parking, policies of the house, property access, swimming pool operations, etc... we recommend you ask the rental home manager immediately. A phone call can save several hours of hassle.
- Be considerate of the neighborhood. Often, nearby households are filled by permanent residents. Remember the golden rule and treat others the same way you'd like to be treated by visitors next to your home.
- Ask a local. Local people are a good source of suggestions.
- Enjoy your stay! Make sure that you protect the property owner (and your stuff!) by keeping the property locked up when you are away, exactly like you would in your own home.
When its Time to Leave
- Tidy up a little. Even if you're having to pay a house cleaning fee, The property needs to be in good condition. Kitchen sinks filled with dirty dishes, excessive beach sand on the floors and sticky messes should really be remedied before you leave.
- Please make sure to walk through the rental one last time and look for damage. We recommend walking through with the rental manager whenever feasible (often this isn't possible).. If the property manager is not available, make sure that you take photos of the property to record its condition.
- How would you feel about your stay? Most property management companies and rental home sites permit travellers to offer feedback. If your rental and/or property manager was outstanding, they will appreciate your recommendations. If anything went wrong, we advise being pleasant but straightforward in regards to your stay. Top property owners and managers will try very hard to correct the situation.
Use Your Experience
Did everyone have a blast? Hopefully everything was ideal and you're all set to reserve the same property for next year. Otherwise, you've acquired useful rental search experience that will help with the next search.