Life is Golden V12053

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Carova Beach

Oceanfront

10 Bedrooms (6K, 1Q, 2T, 4Duo)

12 Bathrooms (10 Full 2 Half)

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Amenities

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Standard

  • Bed & Bath Linens
  • Pillows & Blankets
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Dishes, Utensils, & Cookware
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Telephone
  • TV & DVD Player
  • Central Heat & Air Conditioning
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Shower
  • Grill
  • Beach Chairs (5 per home)

We thrive in hospitality and want to make sure we deliver the best Outer Banks vacation experience:
  • Twiddy has local offices in the Outer Banks. If you need a
    hand we will be ready to help.
  • All homes are cleaned prior to arrival.
  • Bed and bath linens are provided for this house.

Home Details

Unit Number: V12053
Name: Life is Golden
Neighborhood: Carova Beach
Check in Day: Sunday
Check-in Office: Corolla
Location: Oceanfront
Distance to Beach: View Map
Bedrooms: 10 (6K, 1Q, 2T, 4Duo)
Master Bedrooms: 10
Baths: 10 Full 2 Half
Parking: Parking for 10
Pool: Heated Gated Private
Pool Size: 14x28
Heated Pool: Not Avail July/Aug
Heated Pool Fee: No Additional Fee, Please Call to Schedule
Private Pool Dates: 4/26-10/10
4WheelDr: 4x4 Required

Accessible by 4x4 only. "Life is Golden" offers the perfect combination of natural coastal beauty outdoors and the convenience of modern amenities indoors. This Carova Beach oceanfront retreat offers broad ocean views from two levels, a tiki bar, a raised stone hot tub and a theatre room with tiered seating. Featuring ten master bedrooms, including one with handicap-friendly features. Watch the sunrise over the Atlantic from the dune deck and be on the lookout for wild horses grazing or dolphins playing in the surf - all this is part of the unique ambiance of the 4x4 beaches. Approximately 7.5 miles up the beach

Main House
L1 Two MBRs (Q, 2Duo); rec room with a pool table, ping pong table and shuffleboard table, plus a sink, dishwasher and refrigerator; cabana half bath: theatre room with tiered seating; double laundry.
L2 MBR (K with roll-in shower, grab bars and wide doors); five MBRs (K, K, K, 2Duo, 2T) three K with oceanfront views; den/sitting room.
L3 Two MBRs (K, K) both with whirlpool; great room; kitchen with breakfast bar, two dishwashers and two refrigerators; dining area; half bath; loft.
Extras Dune deck, elevator, private pool, hot tub, ping pong table, shuffleboard table.

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Location

2053 Sandfiddler Road, 4x4, NC 27927

Ratings & Reviews

9 reviews


Beautiful, well appointed property. You will not be disappointed if seeking the 4x4 experience with a large group. There are enough amenities and space at the house you won’t need to go anywhere else all week. We would absolutely stay here again in a heartbeat.

- Kara 6/30/2019

- Shawn 6/16/2019

Life is Golden is an excellent house and has been kept up very well and has everything you need for a great vacation!!!

- Andy 9/23/2018

- Brian 9/16/2018

A beautiful home at an amazing location. More than enough room to accommodate 14 adults and 5 children. Will return for sure.

- James 8/26/2018

- Kimberly And Jack 8/19/2018

- Kelly 8/5/2018

- Julie 4/29/2018

This house was amazing, for early spring and a chilly wind. This house had everything to offer to keep 18 people content and enjoying our time together. The only "issue" was the hot tub on the pool deck. It needs some love for sure.

- Craig 4/15/2018

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Questions & Answers


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Are there any updates to the home this past year?

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Katie, V12053 did replace the theater chairs.

- Answered by Twiddy on 5/10/2018

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Are the movies for the theater room supplied there . Is there something we need to bring

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Pat, although a few movie selections may be available at the home, this is not a guaranteed amenity. You will want to bring your favorite movies along.

- Answered by Twiddy on 4/25/2018

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Where is the pool table

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Great question, Theresa! The pool table is located in the Level 1 rec room. If you look at Image #39, the pool table is in the background.

- Answered by Twiddy on 4/23/2018

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Can't wait for our trip to Life is Golden! Just curious if there any surfboards, paddle boards or kayaks available at the house for guest use?

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Kim, surfboards, paddle boards and kayaks are not provided. If you would like to rent these items for your stay, Just for the Beach, Moneysworth, and Ocean Atlantic Rentals all provide gas grill rentals. For contact information, please visit www.twiddy.com/activities/services.aspx.

- Answered by Twiddy on 8/18/2017

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I'm looking to get married on the beach. 2018 of sept would you recommend this house

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Cassandra, since V12053 is not an event home, events such as wedding cannot be held.

- Answered by Twiddy on 7/12/2017

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Can you tell me what amenities are in the cabana bar? Is there a refrigerator outside?

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Loretta, the poolside cabana currently provides a sink, grill, and mini fridge.

- Answered by Twiddy on 7/12/2017

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We stayed in this beautiful house last year in August and the dune deck wasn't finished. We are booked to stay again this August and I was wondering if the dune deck is completed?

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Great question, Samantha! All renovations have been finished and the house is ready for summer rentals!

- Answered by Twiddy on 6/3/2017

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is there a keurig coffee or traditional coffee pot? we will be there the end of July week. Cant wait! just trying to get our family list organized! thanks

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Patty, V12053 offers 2 Mr Coffee standard drip coffee makers for guests use.

- Answered by Twiddy on 5/22/2017

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Is there a ice maker?

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Ava, this home provides and ice maker and an ice machine.

- Answered by Twiddy on 6/21/2016

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Is the washer hg

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Jon, V12053 currently provides an HE washer and dryer at the home.

- Answered by Twiddy on 6/14/2015

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What is the rate for the weeks available in June 2015?

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We would love the opportunity to host your 2015 Outer Banks vacation, Nicole! 2015 rates will be available in the fall. In the meantime, you can use the previous 2014 rates as a ballpark estimate for 2015. You can view previous 2014 rates and 2015 availability on the website, for weeks that have already passed, under the Availability tab. We can search for available homes and book Advance Property Holds 51 weeks in advance of the arrival date. For more information on Advance Property Holds, please visit www.twiddy.com/advanced-property-holds.aspx.

- Answered by Twiddy on 7/17/2014

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How far is the satellite parking lot from the life is golden home, and is there shuttle service for non 4x4 vehicles?

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Jesse, this home is about 8 miles north of our Corolla office where you would park, and here is the link to the 4x4 driving page of our web site, where you will find some shuttle information: www.twiddy.com/outer-banks-4x4-driving.aspx

- Answered by Twiddy on 4/9/2014

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In one of the pictures it shows a volleyball net on the pool. Will that be there for us to use during our stay?

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Paige, volleyball nets at pools are not standard amenities, so it was most likely just placed there by that guest at that time!

- Answered by Twiddy on 4/6/2014

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How many stoves, refrigerators and dishwashers does this house have? Are the beds made up when you arrive, or do the guests make up the beds?

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Great questions, Kim! V12053 currently provides 3 stoves, 2 refrigerators, 2 dishwashers in the Level 3 Kitchen and a refrigerator in the Level 1 Game Room. Yes, the beds will be made prior to your arrival. Please let us know if you have any additional questions.

- Answered by Twiddy on 4/5/2014

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Do any of the couches open to sofa beds?

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No Ann Marie, none of the couches are sleep-sofas!

- Answered by Twiddy on 1/27/2014

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Does the theater support Blu-ray Discs ?

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No Dan, the theater dvd is not advertised as Blu-Ray!

- Answered by Twiddy on 11/12/2013

Question:

I have a 100% contained fire vessel with a lid. Are contained fires allowed on the beach at night in the Carova area?

Answer:

David, fires are not allowed on any of the beaches here!

- Answered by Twiddy on 8/18/2013

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Does Twiddy supply bathroom and pool towels to this house?

Answer:

Carol, bed and bath linens are supplied, but you should plan to bring your own beach towels for pool and beach!

- Answered by Twiddy on 6/19/2013

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Does this house have an icemaker by the pool?

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Life is Golden does not advertise an icemaker in the poolside Cabana.

- Answered by Twiddy on 5/26/2013