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A Welcome Respite

9 bedrooms
6 K, 4 Q, 2 Duo
12 bathrooms
10 Full 2 Half


Featured in this Home
Beach Cabana Plus Details:
Dates: May 28 - Sept 1
2 umbrellas and 6 beach chairs
Gas Fireplace Details:
Available: 1/1-4/21;10/7-12/31
Private Pool Details:
Open Dates: 4/29/2023-10/13/2023
Pool Size: 15x40
Advance Property Hold Fee Details:
Amount: 50.00
Beach Chairs Details:
Chairs Provided: 5
Bed & Bath
  • Bath Towels
  • Bed Linens
  • Iron & Ironing Board
  • Pillows & Blankets
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Whirlpool Tub
  • Pool Table
  • Theater Room
  • Wifi
  • Foosball
  • TV & DVD Player
  • Blender
  • Dishes, Utensils, & Cookware
  • Dishwasher
  • Drip Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Gas Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Beach Walkway with Steps
  • Screened Porch
  • Advance Property Hold Fee
  • Beach Chairs
  • Central Heat & Air Conditioning
  • Municipal Water
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Security Camera
  • Telephone
  • Welcome Program
  • Wet Bar
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Home details

9 bedrooms

6 K, 4 Q, 2 Duo

12 bathrooms

10 Full 2 Half

Saturday, 4:00pm
Saturday, 10:00am
Parking for 6
Advertising Updates:
For the 2023 season, the in-ground hot tub will now be a soaking tub with the addition of a brand-new stand-alone hot tub.Updated 3/30/23

For the 2023 season, this home will have an exterior driveway or street facing security camera, without audio. Updated 1/13/23
This home accepts future year reservations more than 51 weeks in advance. Current year guests are not offered first right of refusal. Please contact our office for details, (866) 457-1190.

A Welcome Respite is a stunning oceanfront home located in the southern part of Pine Island. The inviting landscaping will whisk you into your very own secluded paradise. Views of both the ocean and the Currituck Sound are present throughout, creating a backdrop of pure bliss. The wrap around decks on levels two and three are an absolute dream! Whether you’re up early to watch the sun rise, or sitting on the west deck for the sunset, there is no shortage of beauty.

Level three is designed with family in mind. The open floor plan allows for entertaining from the kitchen to living room effortlessly. Relax in the living room, or grab your favorite book and head to the quiet sitting area! The kitchen is fully equipped for cooking for a crowd, with double ovens and dishwashers. Sleeping arrangements are spread out between the three levels of the home, with the majority being on the second floor. Two bedrooms are located on level three, with the final two rooms on level one. All nine bedrooms have a private bathroom attached for ease and privacy.

Amenities are abundant; there is truly something for everyone. Level two houses the private theater room. On the bottom level you will find the rec room with a pool table, foosball, and more. Stepping outside, you will find the pool area with everything you need for fun in the sun! Direct beach access from the backyard opens up to spacious and secluded beaches. Your family will fall in love with A Welcome Respite, it is an Outer Banks dream.

House does not offer an outside shower, a footwash is available.

Garage is not available to guests.

Main House Floorplan layout

Bedroom Definitions

Level 1

Master 1
2 Queens, Standing shower, kitchenette with refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, microwave, sitting area

Master 2
2 duo bunk sets, Standing shower

Half Bath

Rec room with pool table, foosball, hockey game, and refrigerator; laundry.

Level 2

Master 1
King, Standing shower

Master 2
King, Standing shower

Master 3
King, Standing shower

Master 4
King, Standing shower

Master 5
2 Queens, Standing shower

Full Bath
Whirlpool tub

Theater room; laundry with utility sink.

Level 3

Master 1
Soundside, King, Standing shower, Whirlpool tub, Deck access

Master 2
Oceanside, King, Standing shower, Whirlpool tub, Gas fireplace, Deck access

Half Bath

Great room with gas fireplace; kitchen with a five-burner gas stove, double wall ovens, and two dishwashers; den with gas fireplace, wet bar and beverage refrigerator; screened porch.


Elevator, private pool with in-ground soaking tub, hot tub, sauna, private beach access with dune deck, multiple TVs, and beach cabana service provided from May 28 - September 1 only (provides morning set-up and afternoon take-down of two umbrellas and six beach chairs on the beach).


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Guest recommendations

9 guests recommended this home
Ross   ·  Stayed October 2022

"The location is heavenly. The home has unobstructed sound and ocean views. Sunsets, moonrises, were glorious. We even saw bioluminescence one night, waves were glowing in the calm ocean. The outside pool area is perfect for a family with small children. Pool, hot tub, putt putt course in a contained area with shade! The sauna was a clutch amenity. Surf or run on the nearby Audubon trail then sauna....as many times as you can. Theatre room was massive and well appointed. The kitchen was well stocked and had wonderful views. The outside porches always have a sunny or shady spot in or out of the breeze."

Melanie   ·  Stayed June 2022

"Best vacation house we have ever rented. Well built, quiet. Pool area was phenomenal."

Dan   ·  Stayed June 2022
Jean   ·  Stayed May 2022

"This home is definitely not the “cookie cutter” style. The way it’s situated lengthwise against the ocean is amazing to see the ocean the whole width of this home. It needs some TLC here and there but did not effect our stay (this is our second time around)."

Betty   ·  Stayed April 2022

"Beautiful home with lots of amenities and great furnishings. We loved the fire pit and spent almost every night by it. We also enjoyed the putting green. The location is very private and quiet."

Ross   ·  Stayed October 2021

"Top tier home quality, thoughtful design, and a propitious location. The home's location's makes you feel like you are on a cruise ship. Wide expanse of ocean on one side and the Currituck sound on the other. The pool area is a resort type level of entertainment. We had a few families with smaller children. The kids played in the pool and hot tub, played mini golf, had snacks at the bar...while the adults sat in porch swings that were all in the shade. For hours we were able to relax and catch up. The beach is essentially private as our families played together with an abundance of space. We also enjoyed a short walk on the Audubon trail, which was a 5 minute walk from the home. The kitchen was well stocked and had a great layout for everyone to enjoy meals together. The sauna was a huge hit after swimming in the ocean. The theatre room had a great layout for different family sizes and ages. The south deck screen porch was nothing short of magical. We spent hours on the deck watching the ocean, the moonrise, and sunsets. Everyone in the group made the easy decision, let's return next year. Exquisite experience. Wonderful memories."

William   ·  Stayed September 2021

"We have been looking at this house for many years but it was never a rental. When it came on the market we booked it right away, it did not disappoint. It was private it was immaculate and more then we could have hoped for. We have been coming down to the outer banks for many years and have never stayed in the same house twice. we booked for next year and this will be our go to house from now on. We absolutely LOVED it."

Scott   ·  Stayed July 2021
Bill   ·  Stayed June 2021

"The home sits on a beautiful lot with oceanfront privacy. The house is very nice, but also very dated for its comps in the market. There were many frustrating issues to contend with -- the refrigerator not working properly, the icemakers not working, the A/C system was very uneven with rooms either freezing or hot, and the electrical lighting system was very clunky to work with. We had the refrigerator serviced but it still didn't get cold -- and having to go down two levels to access a working refrigerator really isn't acceptable for a house of this size and cost. We have been coming to the Outer Banks for over 40 years and the midges were the worst they have ever been. Not sure if more could have been done to deal with this at our property but it was another issue. We enjoyed a relaxing week with our family and the home was welcoming. But to be rented again, I would recommend that the issues referenced above (and others) be addressed."

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