- No Pets Allowed
- 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)
|Name:||Tides That Bind|
|Check in Day:||Sunday|
|Distance to Beach:||View Map|
|Bedrooms:||8 (3K, 4Q, 2BS)|
|Baths:||6 Full 1 Half|
|Private Pool Dates:||4/29-10/13|
|Fireplace Availability:||1/1-4/8 & 10/16-12/31|
Updates for 2018 include a remodeled kitchen with new countertops, backsplash, and light fixtures, upgraded great room furniture, decor, and new Smart 4K 55" Samsung TV! New furniture on Level 1. Fresh paint throughout and new bedding!
Formerly known as "Absolut Paradise".
Relaxation and leisure await you at Summertime Serenity, whether you are unwinding in the private swimming pool or hot tub; enjoying a family game of volleyball or basketball; cooling down with a late-afternoon refreshment at the poolside cabana; or stargazing or taking in the ocean views from the three tier wrap-around deck and skywalk. The outside pool area also includes a full bath.
The leisure theme continues inside as you exit the pool deck into a spacious game room, which includes a large TV, pool table, kitchenette and full size refrigerator.
|L1||MBR (K); two BRs (Q with semi-private bath, 2BS); rec room with pool table, kitchenette and full-size refrigerator.|
|L2||Three MBRs (K, K, Q); two BRs (Q, Q) with shared bath.|
|L3||Great room with gas fireplace; two dining areas; kitchen; half bath.|
|Extras||Private gated pool, hot tub, multiple TVs/DVDs, basketball goal, pool table, outside bath, poolside cabana.|
2018 Advertising Updates
9/19/17 For the 2018 season, the name of this home will change from"Absolut Paradise" to "Summertime Serenity". Additionally, the check-in day will change from Saturday to Sunday.
1/5/18 The name of this home has changed from "Summertime Serenity" to "Tides That Bind".
Ratings & Reviews
- Atif 9/23/2017
- Mark 9/16/2017
- Kenneth 9/2/2017
- Ryan 8/12/2017
- Erin 7/22/2017
- Patricia 6/24/2017
Fantastic large clean house. Great for extended family. One block from ocean and near lots of Corolla amenities. Easy drive to all of OBX.
- Donna 6/17/2017
Questions & Answers
How far is the beach access?
Great question, Courtney! J41034 is about a 4-minute walk to the beach closest beach access. Please visit our "Where's the Beach?" map to view the designated access.
- Answered by Twiddy on 3/24/2018
Is the grill gas or charcoal?
Thank You for your inquiry, Brian! Currently, J41034 provides both a gas and charcoal grill.
- Answered by Twiddy on 8/15/2017
Which pictures match the bedroom numbers on the floorplans?
Good news, Lynny! J41034 offers an Interactive Floor Plan that matches the bedrooms with the images from the photo slideshow. The Interactive Floor Plan is located just under the 2016 Availability Calendar next the the maps.
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/20/2017
Hello, I'm wondering what type of coffee maker is provided? Wonder whether we should pack K-Cups or loose grounds.
Great question, Kelly! J41034 currently offers a standard drip style coffee maker. A Keurig is not currently provided.
- Answered by Twiddy on 5/1/2017
Hello, Where would I find the list of standard amenities for the kitchen items for this house? Thanks, Tonya
Excellent question, Tonya! Every Twiddy home comes with a fully stocked kitchen. The home will include an adequate supply of items such as dishware, glassware, silverware, cookware, bake ware, pots and pans, skillets, cooking utensils, blender, mixer, toaster or toaster oven, microwave, BBQ tools, etc. To view our list of standard amenities, please visit www.twiddy.com/abbreviations-definitions.aspx#stfurneq.
- Answered by Twiddy on 3/28/2016
Hello, How deep is the pool? And is there a blender at the house? Thank you, Tonya
Tonya, we do not have pool depth measurements, but the average maximum depth of our pools is approximately 4 and a half feet. This home will have a blender, as this is a standard amenity in all of our homes.
- Answered by Twiddy on 3/28/2016
Do the bedrooms have doors that give you access to the decks?
Thank you for your inquiry, Kim! The bedrooms in this home do not have direct deck access.
- Answered by Twiddy on 1/4/2016
Can you tell me if bed linens and or towels are included with this rental?
Great question, Susan! Bed and bath linens are provided at this home for no additional cost.
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/17/2015
We are renting this residence next week. Do you know if there is a full bathroom outside of the pool area ?
Hi Eileen, we are looking forward to welcoming your family to the beach! There is a full bath with a shower and toilet and a separate cabana area with a sink.
- Answered by Twiddy on 7/16/2014
What time is check in?
Thank you for your inquiry, Lu! Check-in is between 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM. Check-out is at 10:00AM. For additional reservation information, please visit www.twiddy.com/pre-arrival-info.aspx
- Answered by Twiddy on 6/21/2014
Are there TV's in the pool table room and all the bedrooms?
Great question, Chris! There are currently TV's in all bedrooms, as well as the Game room! Please keep in mind, TV's are not considered a standard amenity; therefore, they are not guaranteed and are subject to change.
- Answered by Twiddy on 5/21/2014
Hello - we are renting this property this coming summer. Are there beach chairs included with this property, and if so, how many?
Brian, there will be at least 5 beach chairs for your use at this home!
- Answered by Twiddy on 5/19/2014
Are there any pull out sofa beds? If so, which rooms are they located in? Thanks :)
Great question, Jess! J41034 does not advertise any sleeper sofas. Please let us know if you have any additional questions.
- Answered by Twiddy on 5/13/2014
Hello we heve the house rented 4/12-19 and wonder if the pool could be opened early? If yes what would the cost be? Thanks Sean
Sean, there would never be an extra charge for this pool, as it is not heated, but our pools do not open until the end of April!
- Answered by Twiddy on 3/23/2014
Is there a fridge in the bar area beside the pool or do you have to use the one on the ground floor inside?
Thank you for your inquiry, JMC! There is not a fridge in the poolside cabana but there is a full size refrigerator just inside the Level 1 rec room.
- Answered by Twiddy on 1/9/2014
Can you tell me the size of the pool. Is there a wagon or cart to take items to the beach. If we drove to the beach do we park along the road or is there designated parking?
Cindy, the pool at J41034 is approximately 30x13. Beach wagons are not a standard amenity for our homes. If you would like to rent 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. The community of Whalehead does not offer oceanfront parking; however, there are oceanside community parking lots throughout the community that you can use. to view our Local Directions Map, please visit www.twiddy.com/maps/pdfs/whalehead.pdf.
- Answered by Twiddy on 10/4/2013