We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
TripAdvisor
Corolla
Post
Inbox
Search

One Grand Whim | 698 ft from the Beach | Community Pool, Hot Tub | Corolla

16 reviews
Save
Overview
Reviews
Amenities
Availability
Map
Overview
5 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
12 guests
Minimum stay varies
Holiday Rental House
Select “One Grand Whim” for your vacation and find what a great idea it really is!  Enjoy a thoughtfully appointed and excellently cared for property while enjoying all the fantastic amenities available to you at Corolla Light Resort. The only “true” resort on the Outer Banks, discover this “cruise ship on land” and all the activities and amenities that go with it. This lovely vacation property offers Lighthouse views, a wonderfully equipped kitchen, hot tub, and 3 Master Suites: They are just part of the package that will make your family vacation one to remember. Corolla Light Amenities include 3 outdoor pools, 2 kiddie pools, volleyball, basketball, shuffleboard, 9 outdoor tennis courts in addition to the indoor sports complex with 2 Indoor clay courts, “almost” Olympic Size indoor poo...Select “One Grand Whim” for your vacation and find what a great idea it really is!  Enjoy a thoughtfully appointed and excellently cared for property while enjoying all the fantastic amenities available to you at Corolla Light Resort. The only “true” resort on the Outer Banks, discover this “cruise ship on land” and all the activities and amenities that go with it. This lovely vacation property offers Lighthouse views, a wonderfully equipped kitchen, hot tub, and 3 Master Suites: They are just part of the package that will make your family vacation one to remember. Corolla Light Amenities include 3 outdoor pools, 2 kiddie pools, volleyball, basketball, shuffleboard, 9 outdoor tennis courts in addition to the indoor sports complex with 2 Indoor clay courts, “almost” Olympic Size indoor pool, cardio room, weight room, racquetball, giant hot tub, and aerobics. Trolley system has designated stops within the resort, and provides easy access to all of the great amenities. Bike paths to historic Whalehead Club, the Currituck Lighthouse, the Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Preservation, shopping, skate park, and more! Sound front jogging path along the Albemarle Sound shaded by live oaks offering spectacular views run through the entire community. Scheduled daily activities give everyone something to do after relaxing on the beach or by the pool. Life guarded beach Memorial Day through Labor Day. Top-Level: Great Room with 42” LCD TV/DVD, Stereo/CD, Gas Fireplace, Kitchen, Dining Table seats 10, Breakfast Bar seats 2, Half Bathroom, Queen Master with 32” LCD TV/DVD, and Whirlpool. Mid-Level: Queen Master with 32” LCD TV/DVD and Deck Access; Queen Master with 32” LCD TV/DVD; Bedroom with 2 Bunk Beds and TV/DVD; Bedroom with 2 Twins, TV/DVD and Deck Access; Hall Bathroom Extras: Hot Tub (6), Wireless Internet Access, DVD players, Stereo w/CD player, Port-a-Crib, Screened Porch, Charcoal Grill, PETS NOT ALLOWED, Parking: 5 Cars, Distance to the Beach: 698 ft. Community Extras: Corolla Light Community Amenities for 12 Wristbands, Ocean Front Complex with Pool, Kiddie Pool, Training Pool, Beachside Snack Bar, Restaurant, Bath House, Sound Front Pool and Kiddie Pool, Multiple Tennis Courts, Indoor Sports Complex with Indoor Tennis, Racquetball, Cardio Room, Weight Room, Dressing Rooms, Indoor Pool and Hot Tub, Playground, and Basketball. Additional amenity details:  Hot tubs are available from March through December. Gas fireplaces are shut down from May 15, 2020 until September 15, 2020. All Outer Banks Blue properties provide bed linens, bath towels, beds made prior to your arrival, and a starter supply of: toilet paper, bathroom soap, paper towels, and dishwater detergent. Discounted H2OBX Water Park tickets available when you book with Outer Banks Blue. Outer Banks Blue makes every commercially reasonable effort to maintain reliable information about the vacation rental properties we manage. As such, all information and descriptions are subject to daily updates and changes. We are not responsible for changes in furnishing, inventory, and décor implemented by the individual homeowners. Photos, virtual tours, and floor plans are meant to be illustrative in nature. All vacation rental information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. If you have any questions please give us a call.More
House Rules
Bathrooms
About the Manager
Outer Banks Blue
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2009
Have a question?
Call Manager
Write a reviewReviews (16)

1 - 5 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 17 May 2018

Hot tub did not work. No hot water, cold showers. Management company very unresponsive,just did not care. Never stay here.More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Paul H
khtcaff, VR Owner at One Grand Whim | 698 ft from the Beach | Community Pool, Hot Tub | Corolla, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Hi Paul, you arrived on 5/3. On 5/5 you reported the breaker kept tripping for the hot tub which was fixed that day. You reported the hot water issue on 5/6 but because you emailed an individual rather than our emergency line it was not...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

I'd rate this house as average compared to other properties in the same area. We were in a party that rented 3 houses so I have some reference for comparison. This house was comfortable but is in bad need of an update compared to the...More

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank Don G
khtcaff, VR Owner at One Grand Whim | 698 ft from the Beach | Community Pool, Hot Tub | Corolla, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for your review of One Grand Whim. This property just went through a series of updates to the decks, including all new deck railing and deck furniture, all new living room furniture, new dinning room chairs, and all new flooring on the top...More

See more reviews
tarheelfan
VA
Reviewed 11 September 2012

More

Date of stay: August 2012
A FlipKey verified reviewer
New Jersey
Reviewed 27 August 2012

More

Date of stay: August 2012
Troyers
Virginia
Reviewed 18 June 2012

Date of stay: May 2012
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Hot Tub
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Parking
Microwave
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Toaster
Fireplace
Deck
See more amenities
Does this holiday rental have a dining room?YesNoUnsure
Availability
January 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
February 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
March 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
April 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
May 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
June 2020
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
View all months
Map
+
About the neighbourhood
Select “One Grand Whim” for your vacation and find what a great idea it really is!  Enjoy a thoughtfully appointed and excellently cared for property while enjoying all the fantastic amenities available to you at Corolla Light Resort. The only “true” resort on the Outer Banks, discover this “cruise ship on land” and all the activities and amenities that go with it. This lovely vacation property offers Lighthouse views, a wonderfully equipped kitchen, hot tub, and 3 Master Suites: They are just part of the package that will make your family vacation one to remember. Corolla Light Amenities include 3 outdoor pools, 2 kiddie pools, volleyball, basketball, shuffleboard, 9 outdoor tennis courts in addition to the indoor sports complex with 2 Indoor clay courts, “almost” Olympic Size indoor poo...
More
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
How can I contact the owner?
How will the owner contact me?
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
How do I pay?
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#FKN2222242737