Summer Academy Oceanfront Home in carova-beach 4x4


Accessible by 4x4 only. Take a recess from the ordinary and make "Summer Academy" part of your family vacation! With a prime oceanfront location, a private walkway to the beach and an array of amenities, this beach home is a great vacation venue for all ages.
Approximately 7.5 miles up the beach.

Click here for satellite parking information.


Unit Number
Summer Academy
Carova Beach
Check in Day
Check-in Office
Distance to Beach
9 Full 1 Half
Heated Gated Private
Heated Pool
Not Avail July/Aug
Pool Size
Heated Pool Fee
$500 Plus Tax
Private Pool Dates
Fireplace Availability
4x4 Required




Share your Instagram photos with us!

1: Follow TwiddyOBX
2: Take photo with Instagram
3: Tag photo #twiddyobx and #[home-name]


2016 Rates

5/7/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
5/14/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
5/14/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
5/21/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
5/21/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
5/28/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$4,025 [WEEKLY RATE]
5/28/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
$5,945 [WEEKLY RATE]
6/4/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
6/11/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
6/11/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
6/18/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$7,265 [WEEKLY RATE]
6/18/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
6/25/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
6/25/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
7/2/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
7/9/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
7/16/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
7/16/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
7/23/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
7/23/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
7/30/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
7/30/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
8/6/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
8/13/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
8/13/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
8/20/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
8/20/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
8/27/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
8/27/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
9/3/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
9/10/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
9/10/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
9/17/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
9/17/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
9/24/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
9/24/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
10/1/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
10/1/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
10/8/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
10/8/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
10/15/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
10/15/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
10/22/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
10/22/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
10/29/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
10/29/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
11/5/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
11/5/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
11/12/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
11/12/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
11/19/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
11/19/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
11/26/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
11/26/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
12/3/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
12/3/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
12/10/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
12/10/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
12/17/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
12/17/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
12/24/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$3,600 [WEEKLY RATE]
12/24/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
12/31/2016 [DEPARTURE DATE]
$4,500 [WEEKLY RATE]
12/31/2016 [ARRIVAL DATE]
$4,500 [WEEKLY RATE]


Amenities for 2016
Unit Number V12077
Name Summer Academy
Neighborhood Carova Beach
Check in Day Saturday
Check-in Office Corolla
Location Oceanfront
Distance to Beach Oceanfront
Bedrooms 9
MBRs 7
Baths 9 Full 1 Half
Parking 12
Pool Heated Gated Private
Heated Pool Not Avail July/Aug
Pool Size 15x30
Heated Pool Fee $500 Plus Tax
Private Pool Dates 4/30-10/15
No Pets Allowed
Hot Tub
Poolside Cabana
Linens Provided
Towels Provided
Pool Table
Wet Bar
BBQ Charcoal
Gas Fireplace
Fireplace Availability 1/1-4/8;10/16-12/31
Satellite TV
No Smoking
Whirlpool Tub
Private Well
Keyless Entry
Ping Pong
Basketball Goal
Private Walkway w/ Steps
Welcome Program
4WheelDr 4x4 Required
Outer Banks Vacation Rentals
Standard Amenities
Street Address 2077 Sandfiddler Rd, 4x4, NC 27927


The pool area at this home is by far the best of any we have had at other OBX vacation homes.

Brian 8/22/2015

Desiree 8/8/2015

Cara 8/1/2015

Sarah 7/18/2015

Margaret 6/20/2015

Daniel 5/23/2015

Q & A

24 Questions Asked By Guests

  1. Is there only a mini fridge in the kitchen? Or is there a full fridge in the kitchen?

    Asked by Theresa 11/8/2015

    Answer Hi Theresa! The home provides a full size refrigerator in the L3 kitchen.

    Answered by Twiddy on 11/24/2015
  2. What does the home service fee cover?

    Asked by Karla 11/5/2015

    Answer Karla, the Home Service Fee is a nominal cleaning charge that is added to your reservation.

    Answered by Twiddy on 11/6/2015
  3. Are any of the couches in the home pull out (sleeper) couches? Also, are there any cots available in the home?

    Asked by Nikki 7/20/2015

    Answer Nikki, V12077 does not currently provide a sleeper sofa at the home. Additionally, we do not allow guests to bring air mattresses, cots, sleeping bags, etc. as we do not permit over-occupying the home.

    Answered by Twiddy on 7/23/2015
  4. Is there an outdoor shower

    Asked by mary 7/20/2015

    Answer Great question, Mary! Outdoor showers are available at every Twiddy home, as they are a standard amenity. For a full list of standard amenities, please view:

    Answered by Twiddy on 7/22/2015
  5. Are there bedrooms on the same level as the game room (pool table)?

    Asked by Marie 7/10/2015

    Answer Marie, per the level by level description of the home there are two master bedrooms (K,K); BR (Duo/Tr) on level one. For a complete list of all our standard abbreviations, please visit

    Answered by Twiddy on 7/13/2015
  6. Does this home have a double oven?

    Asked by Brian 7/12/2015

    Answer Brian, the home currently provides a single oven.

    Answered by Twiddy on 7/13/2015
  7. Is early check in available for this home?

    Asked by Jana 7/5/2015

    Answer That is a great question, Jana! This home does not qualify for our Early Check In program as it is too large.

    Answered by Twiddy on 7/6/2015
  8. could you tell me which bedrooms have baths and on which floor?

    Asked by bill 7/2/2015

    Answer That is a great question, Bill! Rooms advertised as "MBR" or Master Bedroom have a private bathroom attached. On Level 3, there is a bathroom attached to the MBR (K). On Level 2, there is a private bathroom attached to the MBRs (K,K,K, 2T) and a full hall bath. On Level 1, there is a bathroom attached to the MBR (K,K,) and a full hall bath.

    Answered by Twiddy on 7/2/2015
  9. Are there power outlets or an outdoor sound system located in or by the poolside cabana?

    Asked by Nikki 5/9/2015

    Answer Hi Nikki, there are plenty of outlets in the outdoor poolside cabana, however, the home does not currently provide a outdoor sound system.

    Answered by Twiddy on 5/11/2015
  10. Are beach chairs and beach umbrellas provided and if so, how many? Thanks for your help.

    Asked by Judy 7/15/2014

    Answer Excellent question, Judy! Every Twiddy home provides 5 beach chairs. Items such as beach umbrellas are not a standard amenity for our homes. If you would like to rent beach equipment for your stay, Just for the Beach, Moneysworth, and Ocean Atlantic Rentals all provide this service. For contact information, please visit

    Answered by Twiddy on 7/18/2014
  11. Hi there! When we visited Summer Academy in 2012 (and loved it!) there was a small refrigerator in the pool cabana area. The description of the house is pretty vague, can you tell me if that's still an amenity of the home?

    Asked by Jessica 7/6/2014

    Answer Hi Jessica, our last property report shows there was a mini refrigerator in the outdoor kitchen by the pool area, however this is not an advertised amenity and is subject to change.

    Answered by Twiddy on 7/6/2014
  12. Is SummerAcademy a twiddly traditional home? If so I assume we must rent our linens.

    Asked by Peggy igoe 5/16/2014

    Answer Peggy, V12077 - Summer Academy is not a Twiddy Traditional home. Bed linens and bath towels are provided. Please let us know if you have any additional questions.

    Answered by Twiddy on 5/17/2014
  13. what is the street address?

    Asked by alison 3/14/2014

    Answer Good Afternoon, Alison! The address for this home, Summer Academy V12077, is 2077 Sandfiddler Rd, Corolla, NC 27927.

    Answered by Twiddy on 3/14/2014
  14. Is this house pet friendly for a small 12 pound litter box trained doggie?

    Asked by Stacie 3/4/2014

    Answer Thank you for your inquiry, Stacie! V12077 does not allow pets. Please let us know if you have any additional questions.

    Answered by Twiddy on 3/4/2014
  15. Do you have pictures of the floor plan for every level? We'd like to know where the bedrooms are located.

    Asked by Jill 11/30/2013

    Answer Great question, Jill! Unfortunately, we do not have an available floor plan for this particular home. In the home's photo slideshow, Photos 13 and 14 are of the master bedroom on Level 3. Photos 16-21 are of the bedrooms on Level 2 and Photos 22-24 are the bedrooms on Level 1.

    Answered by Twiddy on 11/30/2013
  16. What is state law/beach law/policy for Fireworks?

    Asked by Danny K 8/30/2013

    Answer Hello Danny! Unfortunately fireworks and bonfires are strictly prohibited in our area.

    Answered by Twiddy on 8/31/2013
  17. What kind of coffeemaker is provided?

    Asked by Barb 8/25/2013

    Answer Good afternoon Barb! Coffee makers are a standard Twiddy amenity found in each home, however we do not require the Owner to provide a specific make or model.Typically it's the standard pot that makes 12 cups at a time.To view our standard amenities list, please visit

    Answered by Twiddy on 8/26/2013
  18. How many refrigerators are on this property? Does the home have an ice maker? What is the closest venue for ice, beer, food?

    Asked by Dad 8/22/2013

    Answer This home offers two full size refrigerators; one located in the 1st level Game Room and one in the 3rd level Kitchen. It does not advertise a freestanding ice maker, however there are plenty of places to pick up bags of ice in town. Some of which includes the fire station in Carova, Winks gas station and convenience store in Corolla, and our Food Lion grocery store.

    Answered by Twiddy on 8/23/2013
  19. I see a very old grill on the deck in the virtual tour. Has this grill been replaced since the time of the virtual tour? Can you share any information/pics on the current grill at the property? It says Charcoal Grill in description but that is very vague.

    Asked by Tom 8/21/2013

    Answer Tom, every Twiddy home provides a grill; however, the type varies by home. We do not require a specific make or model. V12077 provides a standard size charcoal grill.

    Answered by Twiddy on 8/22/2013
  20. Does this house have a high chair?

    Asked by David 8/20/2013

    Answer No David, baby items are not standard amenities in our Twiddy homes, but please give us a call if you would like the contact information for the equipment rental companies we recommend!

    Answered by Twiddy on 8/21/2013
  21. Does Summer Academy have central air/air conditioning? I didn't see it as an amenity.

    Asked by Sara 8/19/2013

    Answer Sara, every Twiddy home provides central heating and cooling. To view our list of standard amenities, please visit

    Answered by Twiddy on 8/20/2013
  22. I know the house has been remodeled and the virtual videos may not be current, but in the "view" video, it looks like there is not a house on the right side looking off the front deck. Is this still true or has construction taken place there?

    Asked by Amy Oxley 8/12/2013

    Answer Amy, the virtual tours are somewhat outdated. There is a house on the right side(south side) of V12077. You can see this home in image 32 of the V12077's photos.

    Answered by Twiddy on 8/13/2013
  23. Can you tell me how many refrigerators there are?

    Asked by Gus 8/6/2013

    Answer Hi Gus! Summer Academy offers a full size refrigerator in the first floor Game Room as well as one in the level 3 Kitchen.

    Answered by Twiddy on 8/9/2013
  24. I would like to see an updated picture of the grill.

    Asked by Dave 6/27/2013

    Answer Hi Dave! All the photos available of Summer Academy are currently featured on our website. We currently do not have a photograph of the grill but this home does advertise a BBQ Charcoal grill for all of your outdoor cooking.

    Answered by Twiddy on 6/28/2013