The Hemingway R11461
- Pet Friendly
- Private Pool
- Pool Table
- Hot Tub
- No Smoking
- Bed & Bath Linens
- Pillows & Blankets
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes, Utensils, & Cookware
- Iron & Ironing Board
- Stereo with CD Player
- TV & DVD Player
- Central Heat & Air Conditioning
- Washer & Dryer
- Outdoor Furniture
- Outdoor Shower
- Beach Chairs (5 per home)
|Check in Day:||Sunday|
|Distance to Beach:||View Map|
|Bedrooms:||14 (10K, 3Q, 1DBS)|
|Baths:||13 Full 2 Half|
|Parking:||Parking for 8|
|Pool:||Heated Gated Private|
|Heated Pool:||Not Avail July/Aug|
|Heated Pool Fee:||$350 Plus Tax/Week|
|Private Pool Dates:||4/30-10/15|
|Special Event Fee:||$1995 Plus Tax|
Accessible by 4x4 only. A delightful contradiction of sorts, this oceanfront retreat is a trip back in time to the Hemingway era, yet extends a catalogue of modern amenities. Whether you prefer an active daily schedule or seek peaceful relaxation, this home accommodates your vacation needs. Enjoy thoughtful design and views from almost every room! Approximately 2.3 miles up the beach.
|Level 1||Four MBRs (K, K, K, K) two with whirlpools and one with handicap-friendly roll-in shower; two BRs (Q, DBS); full bath; rec room with surround sound system, small kitchenette, pool table, foosball and wet bar; cabana half bath; decks; pool house with bar stools.|
|Level 2||Four MBRs (K, K, K, Q) one with whirlpool; large kitchen; great room; dining area; half bath; decks and covered porches.|
|Level 3||Four MBRs (K, K, K, Q) one with whirlpool; second family room with wet bar; captain's lookout with library; ocean-to-sound views; decks.|
|Extras||Reduced greens fees at the Kilmarlic Golf Club.|
Dogs welcome (1 max., no cats). No additional fee or deposit required.
Special Events welcome in 2017 for an additional $1,995 plus tax. Please contact our office if you would like to make arrangements for a Special Event reservation.
We are currently accepting Advance Property Holds for all available weeks in 2018 in this vacation home. The Advance Property Hold fee is $750.
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Ratings & Reviews
The Hemingway was absolutely an amazing home as a vacation rental! After 15 years vacationing in the Outer Banks, this was a first stary at the 4 by 4 beach. The peace and solitude we were looking for were found at the Hemingway and we would by far do it again. Just one suggestion - the kitchen lacked many of the amenities/utensils/cook ware that were needed in anticipation of cooking for a large group of11 people. Other than that... AMAZING
- Barbara 6/11/2017
It's a great house! And made for a great vacation - especially for multiple families to stay. Plenty of room, and not once did we feel like we were on top of each other. Love it! We will be back!
- Danielle 4/24/2016
- John 12/27/2015
Questions & Answers
Is there an ice machine in the house or by the pool?
Susan, R11461 currently offers an ice machine in the Level 1 kitchenette. However, ice machines are not guaranteed amenities so this is subject to change at any time.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/19/2017
Can you tell me which bedrooms have the queen beds? I see this question was asked a while ago, but the bedroom numbers listed don't seem to match the numbered rooms on the floor plans. Thanks!
Good news, Theresa! R11461 offers an interactive floor plan that matches the photos from the slideshow to the floor plan. The interactive floor plan is located under the Availability Calendar next to the "Where's the Beach?" map.
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/27/2017
does the house provided wine and martini glasses. Also how many feet is the actual beach from the house. Do any pizzerias deliver? Thanks.
Great questions, Elena! Wine glasses are a standard amenity for every Twiddy home. However, martini glasses are not a standard amenity. Unfortunately, we do not have exact measurements on distance to the beach for any of our homes. To see how close this home is to the beach, please visit our "Where's the Beach?" map under the Availability Calendar. There is one pizza place in Corolla that delivers to the 4x4 area. It's Pasquale Pizza (252) 453-6111.
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/19/2017
Can you tell me if the DBS room has a door that leads to the outside? Just wondering because of kids being in that room.
Christina, the Level 1 BR (DBS) does not offer a door to the outside.
- Answered by Twiddy on 5/15/2017
Do you have to rent the house for the entire week?
Excellent question, Ashley! R11461 only offers full week reservations.
- Answered by Twiddy on 2/13/2017
How many stoves are available in the home?
Aretha, R114612 currently provides 1 stove and a double oven in the kitchen.
- Answered by Twiddy on 11/14/2016
Does the pool or outside of house have outdoor speakers or music system?
Elena, there is an outside speaker in the pool house.
- Answered by Twiddy on 8/12/2016
How deep does the pool go down to? Are there noodles or any pool items we can use at the house?
Thank you for your inquiry! Private pools average 3 ft - 5 ft in depth. Diving is not permitted. Unfortunately, pool toys are not standard amenities for our homes.
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/6/2016
Are there kayaks at the house that we can use or is there a kayak rental place you would recommend that would deliver to the house for the week?
Thank you for your inquiry! R11461 does not provide kayaks. If you would like to rent kayaks for your stay, Just for the Beach, Moneysworth, and Ocean Atlantic Rentals all provide this service. For contact information, please visit www.twiddy.com/activities/services.aspx.
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/2/2016
Is there a highchair at the house? Also, where is the grill located?
NBH, baby equipment is not a standard amenity for Twiddy homes and due to recalls, we have asked the home owners to remove these items. If you would like to rent baby equipment for your stay, Just for the Beach, Moneysworth, and Ocean Atlantic Rentals all provide baby equipment rentals. For contact information, please visit www.twiddy.com/activities/services.aspx. The grill is located on the deck near the hot tub. You can view this grill in Image #48 of the photo slideshow.
- Answered by Twiddy on 4/11/2016
Are beach chairs provided? If so, how my any? If not, are there any rentals available?
Great question, Brittany! Every Twiddy home provides 5 beach chairs. If you would like to rent additional beach equipment, Just for the Beach, Moneysworth, and Ocean Atlantic Rentals all provide this service. For contact information, please visit www.twiddy.com/activities/services.aspx.
- Answered by Twiddy on 2/3/2016
Is there a place before the 4x4 beach where guests without 4x4 vehicles could park their cars for the week? There are some in our group that would not be able to drive directly to the house. But those of us with it wouldn't mind ferrying them to the house.
Sara, we offer satellite parking at our Corolla office. Permits can be purchased at the front counter on the day of arrival. For information on pricing, please contact the office at 1-800-489-4339.
- Answered by Twiddy on 9/22/2015
Is there and outdoor firepit for roasting marshmallows?
Great question, Kate! This home does not provide an outdoor fireplace or pit. Also, please keep in mind, beach fires of any kind are strictly prohibited.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/17/2015
why is there a special event fee and what does it include?
That is a great question, Michelle! For information on having a Special Event at this home and information on the Special Event Fee, please visit https://www.twiddy.com/weddings/fine-print.aspx. If you have any additional questions, please contact our office at 1-800-489-4339 and one of our Special Event Vacation Specialists will be happy to assist you.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/1/2015
Which room has the handicap bathroom?
Stepfanie, based on our current information paired with the floor plan for the home, the handicap friendly bathroom is located in bedroom #11 of the floor plan on L1. Photos of this bedroom and bath may be seen in photos number 36 and 37 of the home photo slideshow.
- Answered by Twiddy on 5/17/2015
Wich room is the duo?
Mary, the Level 1 MBR (Duo) is Bedroom #12 on the Interactive Floor Plan and Image # 35 in the photo slideshow.
- Answered by Twiddy on 1/20/2015
We have some guests that have all wheel drive vehicles. Are these vehicles ok to get to house in 4x4 area also?
Aaron, we only recommend 4-wheel drive vehicles for accessing homes in the 4x4 area. For additional information, please visit www.twiddy.com/faq.aspx#4x4.
- Answered by Twiddy on 1/9/2015
Is there capability of having weddings at this house?
Hi Suzie, this home currently accepts special events. For more information about special events please visit: www.twiddy.com/weddings
- Answered by Twiddy on 10/29/2014
Is there a grill at the house?
Shea, R11461 provides a gas and a charcoal grill.
- Answered by Twiddy on 9/13/2014
How far is the grocery store and what are the nearby activities?
Great question Sherri! The home is about 7.2 miles from the closest grocery store and activities in Corolla.
- Answered by Twiddy on 9/10/2014
Is there land line phone service to the house? And, are there beach games/toys available?
Great question, Trish! Landline telephones are a standard amenity available at all Twiddy homes. Beach toys are not an advertised, so please feel free to bring your own. To view an entire list of standard amenities that are included at all of our homes, please visit www.twiddy.com/abbreviations-definitions.aspx
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/21/2014
Is there internet and WiFi at the house?
Yes Keith, this home offers wireless internet access!
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/2/2014
Is there a grocery ordering service? You would order groceries before you arrive and they would deliver it to the house either before you arrive or the day you arrive.
Mallory, there are companies in the area that offer grocery delivery service. For contact information, please visit www.twiddy.com/activities/preferred.aspx. Please let us know if you have any additional questions.
- Answered by Twiddy on 4/22/2014
Can you tell me which rooms have queen sized beds? (The rooms are numbered in the floor plans)
Great question, Carolynn! The bedrooms with a Queen bed are #9 on Level 1, #3 on Level 2, and #8 on Level 3.
- Answered by Twiddy on 2/10/2014
Do you know the square footage of this home?
Thank you for your inquiry, CB! Unfortunately, we do not have square footage for any of our vacation homes.
- Answered by Twiddy on 1/15/2014
It looks as though the pool deck has been extended. Do you know if there is room for any size event tent there? Or if this is even allowed per the homeowner? Thanks.
Hello Dana! The deck was extended, however the area is not large enough to accommodate a tent. Please contact our Special Events team at 800-489-4339 if you have specific questions about events at The Hemingway.
- Answered by Twiddy on 1/9/2014
We are renting the Hemingway for Christmas. Will we be able to get the pool heated?
No Joy, our pools are not open after mid-October, but the hot tubs are operable all year!
- Answered by Twiddy on 11/18/2013
Did I read the description correctly? I am interested in renting in April 2014, is the pool completely unavailable for the first 3 weeks of April? Heated or otherwise? Will it be covered? Thank you
That is correct Jennifer; our pool opening date is usually the end of April, so it is not open, heated or unheated, and this pool is not a covered one!
- Answered by Twiddy on 8/29/2013
How many dining tables are there?
Not to worry, Susan! There are plenty of places to sit when the dinner bell rings! The Hemingway not only has the large dining room table, but also the island seating and a smaller table best seen in photo #10 behind the red chair.
- Answered by Twiddy on 8/25/2013
do any of the couches have a fold out bed?
Great question, Ericka! This home does not advertise any sleeper sofas.
- Answered by Twiddy on 8/18/2013
Is their food available at Hemming
Thomas, food is not provided at any of our vacation rental homes.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/30/2013
is there cell service at this house
Great question Bob! There is cell phone service in the 4x4 area, however, it can be spotty in areas.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/26/2013
What kind of coffee maker(s) is/are in the kitchen areas?
Katie, since we do not require a particular type of coffee-maker in our homes, we do not have that specific information for you, however, most are standard drip models.I can see a drip coffee-maker and a large coffee urn, which would typically be a percolater style, in one of the kitchen photos in our online film strip of this home.
- Answered by Twiddy on 5/7/2013
Is there an ironing board and iron there?
Yes Kim, you will find an iron and board at this home!
- Answered by Twiddy on 5/6/2013
Do you have tv in any of the master bedrooms with connection?
That is a great question! At this time, there are 12 televisions in this home. They are located in the living room, game room, den, and 9 of the bedrooms. Our standard amenities guarantee that there will always be at least one television and DVD player in the living room.
- Answered by Twiddy on 4/25/2013