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Terms and Definitions

Find descriptions for home locations and types, as well as vacation home ratings allow you to choose the quality of your beach home just as you would choose the quality of your hotel room.


Vacation Home Locations

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Oceanfront: An oceanfront home has no homes or other structures located between it and the ocean. You’ll awaken each morning in your own private cottage to a front row, glorious view of the Atlantic Ocean. Distance to the ocean varies per vacation home.

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Second Row: Only one row back from the ocean, our second row vacation homes offer great ocean views and all have easy, convenient beach access for those relaxing walks and swims. The beach is just a short walk over the dunes or on a neighborhood boardwalk. Distance to the water, beach accesses and views vary per vacation home.

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Middle Row: Often nestled among live oaks, our middle row vacation homes have two or more homes between them and the ocean or sound. These private cottages are perfect for quiet relaxation and many feature ocean or sound views. You will appreciate the easy stroll to the beach, which varies from one to seven blocks away. Distance to the water, beach access and views vary per vacation home.

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Soundfront: Soundront homes have no other homes or structures located between them and Bogue Sound. Enjoy sunsets over the sound and the pristine natural setting of tidal creeks and marshes. And the ocean side beach is just a leisurely stroll away. Distance and access to the sound varies per vacation home.


Vacation Home Types

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Sandcastle and Island Sandcastles: Our exclusive Sandcastle (oceanfront) and Island Sandcastle (second or middle row) homes are for our most discerning families who wish to be luxuriously pampered while on vacation. These exclusive and elegant homes are beautifully furnished with outstanding floor plans and upscale amenities. And with our Sand Castle & Classic Carolina Club or Island Club linen services, all your bed and bath linens are provided.

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Single Family: Our single family homes are ideal for guests looking for both affordability and convenience. From charming comfortable cottages to spacious and stylish beach houses, you’re sure to find a vacation home that suits your needs and your budget.

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Duplexes: Our spacious duplex homes are rented as the private half of a divided home and are usually mirror images of each other. Rent both halves of a duplex for the ideal family reunion!

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Condominiums: Choose from a variety of resort settings for your next family vacation including tennis courts, swimming pools, soundfront docks and much more. Planning a honeymoon or romantic getaway? With private decks and Jacuzzis, our small luxury condos offer the ultimate in elegant comfort.

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Classic Carolina Cottages: These early beach homes were built between 1957 and 1980 and represent a carefully curated collection of cottages that have welcomed salty, sandy families for decades. Knotty pine walls and simple but sturdy architecture demonstrate their timeless qualities as the quintessential beach cottage. And with our Sand Castle & Classic Carolina Club linen services, all your bed and bath linens are provided.


Vacation Home Ratings

Emerald Isle Realty’s vacation home ratings allow you to choose the quality of your beach home just as you would choose the quality of your hotel room. From our most elegant and luxurious Emerald properties to our comfortable and classic Bronze cottages, book the style of home that fits both your tastes and your budget.

5 Stars

Emerald:

Reserved for our highest rated properties offering extraordinary accommodations replete with lavish details; these exclusive, luxurious properties epitomize the ultimate experience in coastal living.

4 Stars

Platinum:

Exceptional accommodations featuring unique, top of the line design and superior appointments. Interiors are professionally designed with an emphasis on high quality furnishings and luxury finishes.

3 Stars

Gold:

Very well-coordinated and appointed accommodations. Furnishings, kitchens and baths are in fine condition. Special features and amenities are apparent.

2 Stars

Silver:

Attractive and inviting accommodations featuring tasteful, good quality furnishings with well-equipped kitchens and baths.

1 Star

Bronze:

Comfortable and welcoming accommodations well-equipped for an enjoyable vacation. All furnishings are in good condition. Kitchens and baths may be dated, but are well-maintained with standard quality inventory.


Bed Codes

Bed Codes
KKing Size Bed
QQueen Size Bed
DDouble Bed
SSingle Bed
BOne Set of Bunkbeds
RRollaway (Folding Single)
SSSleeper Sofa (May be preceeded by Q, D or S)
FutonJapanese style folding frame and mattress
TTrundle bed which is two Singles (lower rolls under bed)
DybdDaybed
(Single or trundle that also functions as small couch)

The asterisks between the bed types show which rooms house which beds. Sleeper sofas are in living room unless otherwise noted.