Shell Of a Time

6 bedrooms
3 K, 4 T, 2 BS
5 bathrooms
5 Full


Featured in this Home
Pet-Friendly Details:
No Fee: Pets Allowed: 2 max
Dogs: No weight limit
Cats: Not Allowed
All pets must be well-behaved and housebroken
Private Pool Details:
Open Dates: 4/27/2024-10/11/2024
Pool Heat Fee (Not Available July/August): $300 Plus Tax/Week
Pool Size: 8x16
Advance Property Hold Fee Details:
Amount: 50.00
Beach Chairs Details:
Chairs Provided: 5
Military Discount Details:
Amount off: 5%
Active and retired military members
Bed & Bath
  • Bath Towels
  • Bed Linens
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Pillows & Blankets
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Whirlpool Tub
  • Wifi
  • Ping Pong
  • TV & DVD Player
  • Blender
  • Dishes, Utensils, & Cookware
  • Dishwasher
  • Drip Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Pod Coffee Maker
    New for the 2024 season
  • Toaster
  • Gas Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Shower
  • Advance Property Hold Fee
  • Beach Chairs
  • Central Heat & Air Conditioning
  • Military Discount
  • Municipal Water
  • Security Camera
  • Telephone
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Home details

6 bedrooms

3 K, 4 T, 2 BS

5 bathrooms

5 Full

Saturday, 4:00pm
Saturday, 10:00am
Parking for 5

Get ready for a “Shell of a Time” on the Outer Banks! This lovely oceanside retreat offers views of the ocean and the Currituck Lighthouse from the top level deck. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac in Corolla Light, this home is convenient to the beach, community amenities, and all that Corolla has to offer. In addition, this home is pet friendly, so your four-legged family members are welcome. The top level of the home features a great room designed for gathering. Enjoy time with family in the cozy great room. The kitchen is equipped with all that you need to prepare meals and offers deck access. Between the large dining table and countertop seating, there’s plenty of room for everyone to eat together. The master bedroom on the top level has a private bathroom with a whirlpool bathtub.

The middle level of the home includes an additional common space, a den, three bedrooms, and a full bathroom. One of the bedrooms is a master bedroom that includes a whirlpool bathtub in the bathroom. The ground level includes two master bedrooms, each with a private bathroom, a second refrigerator and laundry facilities. Step outside to splash in the private pool or relax in the hot tub. An outdoor table and chairs are conveniently located in the pool area, allowing for lunch or dinner poolside. Corolla Light offers a plethora of community amenities, including multiple swimming pools, basketball courts, tennis courts, playground, indoor fitness center with pool, in-season trolley service, and more. No matter what vacation activities you choose, you’ll have a “Shell of a Time” in this vacation home!

Maximum Occupancy: 12

Corolla Light is a wristband community. Each guest must have a wristband to use any community amenities. This home provides 12 wristbands.

Main House layout

Bedroom Definitions

Level 1

Master 1

Master 2
2 Twins

Laundry, refrigerator.

Level 2

Master 1
King with whirlpool

Room 1
2 Bunk Sets

Room 2
2 Twins

Den; full bath.

Level 3

Master 1
King with whirlpool

Great room; kitchen; dining area.

Not Available

The Great Room fireplace is not available for use.


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Guest recommendations

20 guests recommended this home
Carla R   ·  Stayed May 2024

"Great location with a view of the ocean and lighthouse. Beautifully maintained home with a well equipped kitchen. Lovely backyard with a pool, dining area, ping-pong table and a nice grassy area for the dogs."

Susan   ·  Stayed September 2023

"We loved the neighborhood amenities and the home's location. We brought our bikes with us and road to the 4X4 beach, Whalehead, and to Timbuck II. The kitchen is well stocked and we really appreciated the cleaning tools (wet mop and vaccum clearner)."

Beth   ·  Stayed September 2023

"Great location. Home is well equipped and my Dog loves the grass in back yard."

Robert   ·  Stayed September 2023
Donald   ·  Stayed August 2023

"Retractable gates at stairs were great safety measure for toddlers."

Mark   ·  Stayed July 2023

"The house is perfect for our family. This was the fifth or sixth year we have stayed there. Each year we see nice improvements in the house and amenities. We love the pool and well stocked kitchen"

Danielle   ·  Stayed July 2023

"Location and size are perfect! We love the pool as well which is perfect for the kiddos and the little yard is great for our small dogs"

Dori   ·  Stayed June 2023

"The switch from sand to a lawn in the fenced in yard was a nice change. We enjoyed the ping pong, the hot tub, and the open kitchen upstairs. The second fridge downstairs helps very much as well."

Timothy   ·  Stayed June 2023

"Comfortable house and excellent location."

Jeffrey   ·  Stayed May 2023

"This our second stay at Shell Of A Time and we hope not our last! This house is wonderful. The central location in Corolla Light put us close to everything. Walking to the Whalehead Club was great. Our pup enjoyed the house as well!"

Carla   ·  Stayed May 2023

"Shell of a Time was a beautifully maintained home that had all of the amenities that we could ever have wanted. The home was beautifully furnished with the perfect outdoor space. The proximity to the beach and Corolla Village was great. The sunrise views from the deck were amazing."

John   ·  Stayed April 2023

"Great layout, kitchen was well stocked, would highly recommend"

Beth   ·  Stayed September 2022

"The fenced in yard and was pet friendly with some grass. Home was nicely decorated and well stocked."

Judy   ·  Stayed September 2022

"Gates on the stairs, proximity to pickleball, warm, inviting feel to the house, fenced in yard"

Patricia   ·  Stayed July 2022

"There was plenty of room, close to the beach and shopping. The kitchen was well stocked with pots, pans and utensils. The 2nd refrigerator was an added plus. My grandson loved the porch swing. It was perfect for a week away with family!"

Mark   ·  Stayed July 2022

"Comfortable, well appointed house, close to the beach, backyard pool. Great relaxing vacation."

Danielle   ·  Stayed June 2022

"Location is great! House is beautiful and well kept!"

Scott   ·  Stayed May 2022

"Great house and location!"

Jeff   ·  Stayed May 2022
Janna   ·  Stayed April 2022

"The grass backyard was an awesome addition!"

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