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THE SAND DOLLAR - Flip Flop Room

Private Room , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Corolla, Outer Banks, North Carolina
The Sand Dollar is a B&B in our lovely light, bright, semi oceanfront home in Whalehead Beach located approximately 400 feet from the beach access. The mid-level of our home has the three rental bedrooms - each with its own private bath and sliding glass door exit to a deck facing the ocean. Also on the mid-level is a sitting area,TV and a desk with computer and printer. The upper level is a large open great room with windows all around, a sitting area, the breakfast table, a bar, a large open kitchen, half-bath and the master bedroom. There is also a wraparound deck and hot tub on that level. The lower level has a laundry room a small kitchen with coffeemaker, microwave, ice machine, sink, refrigerator and dishwasher. There is also a small recreation room with Dish Satellite TV and Connect 360 game. The recreation room opens in... Read more
Listing #FKN6693113
About the Owner
Margaret D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2015
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Our hosts were very accommodating. We were able to borrow their bikes and their beach chairs during our stay. The view was great. The ocean was just across the street. And the beach was one of the best in all of the Outerbanks.

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Rich S
OBXbeachlover1, VR Owner at THE SAND DOLLAR - Flip Flop Room, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2016

Rich, Thank you so much for the great review. It was our pleasure to have you as our guest and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 11 September 2015

Amy and I stayed at the Sand Dollar BB (Flip Flop Room) over the Labor Day weekend. We were pleasantly surprised on how comfortable the room/house was along with us having access to the rest of the house including the pool and hot tub. We...More

Date of stay: September 2015
1  Thank Doug S
OBXbeachlover1, VR Owner at THE SAND DOLLAR - Flip Flop Room, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2015

Thank you Doug and Amy for the very nice review. We are so glad you enjoyed our home and your mini vacation. We really enjoyed meeting you both and hope that you will come back to visit again soon.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Hot Tub
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Corolla is a very family oriented area. It is mostly made up of single family homes with a few condos or townhouses. Whalehead Beach is comprised of three streets of single family homes. The majority of the homes are large single family homes that rent to family groups only. Some are 'event' homes with many bedrooms for large reunions, weddings, etc. there are two major grocery store chains here, numerous restaurants (no chain restaurants),several delis, coffee shops, bakeries, a bagel shop, seafood markets, pizza shops, and lots of interesting and unique shops. In addition there is the charming Village of Corolla and the beautiful Whalehead Club park where you will find a beautiful setting on the sound, tours of the historic Whaleclub, a wildlife museum and for those who like t... more
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How to get there
Airport: Norfolk: 154.0 km
It is approximately a 1 hour and 56 minute drive (depending on traffic) from the Norfolk Airport to Whalehead Beach. The actual distance is 95.4 miles to our house according to the i-phone map. The drive from 64 is on 168 to 158 to the intersection of 12 north. It is through the North Carolina countryside and several small town areas. Along the way you will find a number of fruit markets and several restaurants. If you are coming on a Saturday or Sunday you will experience a lot of traffic as those are the changeover days for most vacationers not only on the Outer Banks vacationers but those from Virginia Beach and Williamsburg as well. My suggestion is that you travel early or late on either of those days during the high tourist season.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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