Sunrise Surprise J10853
- 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:||Saturday|
|Distance to Beach:||View Map|
|Bedrooms:||12 (11K, 2Duo, 2Tr)|
|Baths:||14 Full 1 Half|
|Parking:||Parking for 12|
|Pool:||Heated Gated Private|
|Heated Pool:||Not Avail July/Aug|
|Heated Pool Fee:||$1500 Plus Tax/Week|
|Private Pool Dates:||4/29-10/14|
|Special Event Fee:||$2500 Plus Tax|
|Beach Cabana:||Memorial-Labor Day|
Recent updates include new flooring, furniture, and bedding!
Treat your family and friends to a coastal getaway at "Sunrise Surprise." With 12 master bedrooms and a list of amenities, there is something for everyone at this vacation home. Watch a movie in the media room, play some pool on the billiards table or lounge by the optionally-heated private pool with swim-up bar! Enjoy some peace and quiet with a retreat to the loft or while relaxing on the decks. Located in the vibrant coastal community of Whalehead, be sure to take advantage of Corolla's historic attractions, boutique shopping and local fare.
|Level 1||Five MBRs (K with patio access, K, K, K, 2Duo/2Tr); game room with pool table, foosball, poker table, surround sound and kitchenette; full cabana bath; laundry.|
|Level 2||Five MBRs (K with whirlpool, K, K, K, K) all with deck access; media room with surround sound; den; hall bath; second laundry.|
|Level 3||Two MBRs (K with whirlpool and deck access, K); kitchen with granite countertops; great room with gas fireplace and surround sound; half bath; loft.|
|Extras||Multiple TVs, foosball, pool table, elevator, gas fireplace, private pool, hot tub, two outdoor showers, basketball goal, Beach Cabana Service provided from Memorial Day to Labor Day only (provides morning set-up and afternoon take-down of one umbrella and four beach chairs on the beach), reduced greens fees at the Kilmarlic Golf Club.|
Special Events are welcome in 2017 for an additional fee of $2,500 plus tax. Please contact our office if you would like to make arrangements for a Special Event reservation.
Ratings & Reviews
- Joseph 7/22/2017
- Pamela 5/13/2017
- Robert 4/29/2017
- Brandy 4/8/2017
We really enjoyed our stay at "Sunrise Surprise!" Nine couples had more than enough space to hang all together, or slip away to a quiet spot alone. This home offers many areas in which to lounge on all three levels. The kitchen is adequately equipped and is spacious enough to have a few cooks preparing meals simultaneously. Eleven king sized master bedrooms, who could ask for more! Each bedroom is simply, yet tastefully decorated. A very nice sized pool accompanied by not one, but two hot tubs; a must with a twelve bedroom home. Adequate decking allows for views of breathtaking sunrises while enjoying coffee in brightly colored adirondack chairs. Take the stairs over the dune and the join the sandpipers on the beach while the waves kiss your toes. This home is definitely one to return to!
- David 9/24/2016
- Dale 8/13/2016
- Joseph 7/23/2016
- David 7/2/2016
It was absolutely beautiful and fit our needs perfectly.
- Alison 6/11/2016
- Todd and Pam 5/7/2016
Questions & Answers
Are there life guards on the beach near the house during July ?
Great question Kristin! There are multiple lifeguard stands available in the Whalehead area. There are roving lifeguards on patrol 9:30 am to 5:30 pm from Memorial Day through Labor Day. For more information about beach safety follow this link https://www.twiddy.com/outer-banks/guests/beach-safety/#corolla-beach.
- Answered by Twiddy on 8/16/2017
Does bedroom three and four on the second floor have ocean views and does the dunes block the view?
Peggy, Bedrooms 3 and 4 currently have ocean views. However, the dune line is constantly shifting so this could change at any time.
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/27/2017
Are there hair dryers in the bathrooms. We are coming in late June to stay.
Excellent question, Christine! There are no hair dryers in the bathrooms. To view our list of standard home amenities, please visit https://www.twiddy.com/outer-banks/guests/pre-arrival/ You can also view our Packing List by visiting: https://www.twiddy.com/outer-banks/guests/packing-list/
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/13/2017
It would be nice if when you scroll through all the pictures of the house they were labeled at the bottom which room they are and on what floor. It allows you to plan ahead for room arrangements.
Good news, Jan! J10853 offers an interactive floor plan that matches the photos in the slideshow to the bedroom numbers on the floor plan. It's located under the Availability Calendar next to the "Where's the Beach?" map.
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/1/2017
Is there two bunk bedrooms or just one cause it says there are two but I only see one?
Chey, there is only one bunk room in this home which has two Duo (bunk bed with double on bottom twin on top). Each duo in the room also has a trundle.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/12/2016
We are staying here at the end of the month. Is their a high chair? Is there a packnplay
Abby, baby equipment is not guaranteed for any of our vacation homes. Baby item requirements and recalls constantly change and many become obsolete after just one vacation season. In that regard Twiddy, along with our homeowners, made the decision to remove advertisement and discontinued the tracking of any baby equipment in our homes beginning in 2012. 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.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/11/2016
How old is the home and what kind of coffee pot is there? Regular or Keurig?
Cindy, J10853 was built in 2005. This home currently provides a standard drip-style coffee maker.
- Answered by Twiddy on 1/25/2016
What size Bed is in bedroom #6
Nita, the bed in bedroom #6 is a king size bed.
- Answered by Twiddy on 12/4/2015
Looking to see if we need to bring our own sheets and comforters for beds. Planning on attending your location, and looking to see if washers and dryers are available as well on site.
Thank you for your inquiry! Bed and bath linens are provided for reservations of seven days or more (except for Twiddy Traditional Homes). Beds (except trundles, top bunks, Futons, rollaways and sleep sofas) are made the day of arrival. Bath linens consist of one bath towel, one hand towel, and one washcloth for each person (based on the advertised bedding), one bath mat for each full bathroom and two kitchen towels. Extra bath towel sets are available for an additional fee. Please contact us at (252) 457-1503 or (252) 457-1100 for more information. They are provided in this home. A washer and a dryer are standard amenities in all Twiddy homes as well.
- Answered by Twiddy on 11/25/2015
Can we use a fire pit?
No Tracy, there is not a fire pit at this home, and beach fires are not permitted here on the northern Outer Banks.
- Answered by Twiddy on 10/8/2015
Which bedroom on the second floor has the whirlpool tub (BR #6 or BR #7)? Thank you,
Thank you for your inquiry, Debra! The Level 2 MBR (K with whirlpool tub) is Bedroom #7 on the floor plan.
- Answered by Twiddy on 4/2/2015
Is there a bbq grill outside? Thank you
Christine, J10853 provides a gas grill. This homes does not provide a charcoal grill.
- Answered by Twiddy on 3/25/2015
Does the bunk room have a bathroom?
That is a great question, Tracy! Yes, the L1 MBR (2Duo/2Tr) has a private bathroom attached. An "MBR" or Master Bedroom is a bedroom with a private bathroom attached.
- Answered by Twiddy on 3/20/2015
can the dining room table be made larger to fit more than 10 people?
Johanna, we are not able to alter the furniture provided at our vacation homes. J10853 provides 3 tables in the dining room area that can accommodate up to 20 guests. Please refer to photo #17 in the photo slideshow to view all 3 tables.
- Answered by Twiddy on 2/5/2015
does this home have any child gates or pack-n-play bribs?
Thank you for your inquiry, Jane! Baby equipment is not a standard amenity for Twiddy homes. 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.
- Answered by Twiddy on 1/3/2015
Which bedroom does not have a TV? And can game consoles be hooked up to the HDMI ports of bedroom TVs?
Tony, J10853 currently provides a television in each bedroom as well as the great room and game room. Currently all of the bedroom televisions have HDMI ports. Please note televisions are not guaranteed amenities and are subject to change at any time.
- Answered by Twiddy on 11/20/2014
Does each bedroom have a TV? How many Ovens?
Barb, J10853 currently provides a television in the L3 great room, L2 media room, L1 game room and in eleven out of twelve bedrooms. Please keep in mind that televisions are not guaranteed amenities and are subject to change. This home has a double oven.
- Answered by Twiddy on 11/2/2014
how many ovens & dishwashers are in this house. thank you
Johanna, currently there is 2 dishwashers and 1 oven in the Level 3 kitchen of this home.
- Answered by Twiddy on 10/26/2014
What room on the 1st floor is the bunk beds located in?
Tony, the L1 MBR (2Duo/2Tr) is Bedroom #10 on the floor plan. If you click on the "Interactive Floorplans" button under the photos slideshow, you can see the room photos matched to the floor plan. Please let us know if you have any additional questions.
- Answered by Twiddy on 10/15/2014
How many dishwashers does the house have?
Hi Terri, this home currently provides 2 dishwashers in the L3 kitchen.
- Answered by Twiddy on 8/13/2014
How deep is the pool?
Excellent question, Lauren! Private pools average 3ft - 5ft in depth. Diving is not permitted.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/11/2014
what is the street number on Lighthouse road?
Hi Tom, the street address is 853 Lighthouse Drive, Corolla, NC 27927.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/2/2014
We are interested in renting in june. Can houses be rented without the heated pool fee?
Yes Mary, the pool heat is an option, and you are able to have the pool open, but not heated!
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/17/2014
Hello! I was wondering exactly how many rooms had an ocean view deck? Also is this house handicap accessible? Thanks!
Samantha, this is not a handicap friendly home. The level 1 game room and the level 1 northeast king bedroom have sliders to the pool area, but not decks with ocean views. On level 2, the den, the northeast king bedroom and the southeast king bedroom have sliders or doors with decks with ocean views, and on level 3, the northeast king bedroom has a slider to the deck with an ocean view. There are doors from the living and dining areas to the east deck also!
- Answered by Twiddy on 2/9/2014
I know there are 12 bedrooms how many does it sleep,are ther pull out couches?
Dottie, this home has a sleeping capacity of 30 people, if using all spaces in the duo/trundle bedroom, and there are no sleep sofas. You will see a description of the types of beds on each level of the home on the home's page!
- Answered by Twiddy on 1/20/2014
Does the special event fee include anything? What exactly is it paying for?
Great question Kaitlynn! The special event fee varies from property to property depending on its size and how many people the home caters to. The fee covers special event liability insurance as well as any additional costs the homeowner incurs throughout the week.
- Answered by Twiddy on 10/20/2013
How many full size refrigerators are there in the house? Is there a separate ice making machine in this house? Is municipal water the same as the water in Pine Island? thanks.
Pam, J10853 currently provides 3 full size refrigerators, 1 mini fridge, and a stand alone ice maker; however, these amenities are subject to change and are not guaranteed. This home has municipal water.
- Answered by Twiddy on 9/13/2013
When can we book for August 2014?
Bonnie, 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. To check availability for August 2014, please contact us on Tuesday following the comparable 2013 week.
- Answered by Twiddy on 8/15/2013
Are you taking reservations for July 2014 at this time?
Hello John! 2014 availability can be found on the Availability Calendar under the "2014 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 7/13/2013
what floor is the bunk beds on
Courtney, the bunk bed room is located on level 1 (the bottom floor) of this home!
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/3/2013