• As low as $324/Night
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Sleeps 6
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General Features

  • Table tennis
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 bedrooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Bed sheets provided
  • Bicycle on site
  • Blender
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Dining table
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric kettle
  • Firepit
  • Fireplace
  • Fishing nearby
  • Fitness center
  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Free WiFi, with speed of 250+ Mbps (good for 3–5 people or up to 10 devices)
  • Garden
  • Hair dryer
  • Heating
  • Hiking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Living room
  • Microwave
  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • Near a hospital
  • Near the sea
  • No pets allowed
  • On the lake
  • Onsite parking
  • Onsite parking options include a garage
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor pool
  • Oven
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Refrigerator
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Shared/communal pool
  • Smart TV
  • Smoke-free property
  • Stovetop
  • Swimming nearby
  • Toaster
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels provided
  • Unit size: 1700 sq ft (157.9 sq m)
  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby

About this Property

  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Private vacation home
  • Approximately 1700 square feet

Welcome to Gray Duck Cottage, your ideal coastal getaway in the heart of Beaufort, North Carolina! This striking 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom ranch-style home is designed to cater to families of all ages, including those with mobility challenges. With painless accessibility and one-level living, it's the ideal choice for a calming vacation. Appreciate the water view of a community pond from the front porch, living room and front bedroom. The home also accepts access to all of the Beau Coast Conveniences!

Gray Duck Cottage is not just a home; it's a gateway to a vibrant coastal community. You'll find yourself in the Beau Cost community, where you can appreciate a sense of community and tranquility. Unwind on the front porch with a view of the historic live oak tree, or take a walk through the calming neighborhood.

For those seeking adventure, our community offers amazing amenities. Take a dip in the invigorating community pool, challenge your friends to a game of pickleball on the courts, or launch your kayak from the day dock with access to Taylor's Creek. The possibilities are countless.

If you prefer a more laid-back day, visit the on-site Traders grocery store to stock up on essentials and prepare delicious meals in the entirely equipped kitchen. Savor your breakfast at the kitchen island or in a more formal setting in the dining room.

Gray Duck Cottage is attractively located just one mile from downtown Beaufort, offering you simple access to its historic appeal, boutique shopping, delectable dining options, and a wide range of cultural attractions. Beaufort's waterfront, with its beautiful vistas and iconic boardwalk, is a must-visit during your stay.

And for those who want to discover the surrounding areas, you're within a 30-min. drive of some of the most handsome beaches along the Crystal Coast, including Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle, and Pine Knoll Shores. Boaters will savor the Beaufort Inlet, a gateway to sailing and deep-sea fishing, as well as the opportunity to visit the wild horses on Shackleford Banks.

Whether you're seeking relaxation, adventure, or a bit of both, Gray Duck Cottage offers the conveniences of home in a handsome coastal setting. Book your stay today and experience the best that Beaufort, North Carolina has to offer!

Getting around
Navigating the gorgeous town of Beaufort and its impressive coastal surroundings is a enchanting experience, with various transportation options available to guests at Live Oak Cottage:

Bicycles: As a guest, you have the convenience of two bicycles at your disposal. Exploring Beaufort on two wheels accepts you to conveniently maneuver through the town's historic streets, reach local attractions, and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the area. Biking is a trendy and eco-friendly way to soak in the coastal ambiance.

Golf Cart Units: For a unique and leisurely way to discover Beaufort, consider renting a golf cart. Golf carts are a fashionable mode of transportation in town and provide a fun and convenient way to navigate the streets and waterfront areas. It's a great option for guests looking to add a touch of novelty to their Beaufort experience.

Walking: Beaufort's pedestrian-friendly layout makes it ideal for leisurely strolls. Lace up your walking shoes and venture out to discover the historic district, discover cozy stores, and take in the spectacular waterfront vistas. Many of Beaufort's attractions are within walking distance of Live Oak Cottage.

Car Units: While public transportation may not be available, renting a car is a practical choice if you plan to venture beyond Beaufort to discover close by beaches, state parks, or other coastal towns. Live Oak Cottage provides ample parking space, ensuring you have a secure place to park your rental car.

Boating: For those eager to discover the waterways, islands, and estuaries around Beaufort, renting a boat or joining a guided boat tour is a fantastic option. The day dock with access to Taylor's Creek, conveniently available to guests, serves as a launching point for aquatic adventures.

Local Tours: Beaufort offers various guided tours, including boat tours and historic carriage tours. These tours provide informative and fun ways to delve into the region's history, culture, and natural beauty.

With bicycles and golf cart units on hand, along with the other transportation options mentioned, you have the flexibility to tailor your Beaufort experience to your preferences. Whether you're cruising the streets in a golf cart, pedaling through town on a bicycle, or embarking on aquatic adventures, Beaufort invites you to discover its coastal charm at your own pace.

About the Area

Located in Beaufort, this vacation home is on a lake. Beaufort Historic Site and Core Creek Bridge are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include North Carolina Maritime Museum and Mount Maker Charters. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.

Special Instructions

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

Tips to get the best rental experience:

Sticking to a spending budget:

  • Summer is the most expensive season in the Beaufort, NC area. Booking your vacation home in the Fall or Spring is one of our best tips for saving money on your vacation home. Rates are lower, and you'll find a better selection of suitable homes. Speaking of the off-season, don't overlook the holidays for a Beaufort, NC vacation! Who wouldn't love a holiday near the ocean? Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years are great times to gather with loved ones at the beach.
  • In the Beaufort, NC area, The sooner you can reserve a vacation home, the easier your search will be. The best vacation rentals are reserved early. Booking your vacation home up to twelve months before your vacation is recommended. Holiday gatherings are excellent times to plan and reserve your rental home.
  • Some hosts offer promotional rates for veterans and active duty military. Remember to ask your host or property manager if special discounts are available for your family.
  • Booking websites frequently offer renters an option to purchase trip insurance protection. Trip insurance, which generally will cost you between 1% - 5% of the booking price, offers visitors reimbursement of their vacation costs for missed trip time as a result of personal medical-related catastrophes or weather disasters, as well as hurricane evacuation charges, such as an unanticipated hotel overnight or extra gas expenses. Trip insurance might be a a welcome relief if the unforeseen occurs. Ask your host for program terms and fees.
  • Find a copy of your local Beaufort, NC visitors guide when you arrive at the rental property. If your rental home doesn't have one, you can find them at local grocery stores, shopping centers, and visitor centers. In addition to great local stories, visitor guides have offers and deals for local accommodations, tours and attractions.

How to select the best rental in the Beaufort, NC area:

  • Choose a group leader, choose your trip dates, and choose a spending budget.
  • Determine how many bedrooms and what type of bedroom configuration your group needs. Gray Duck Cottage, Private Beaufort Retreat with Water View, Dock, Gym and Pool has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
  • Precise descriptions of bedrooms and bed counts is almost always accessible on booking pages. If you don't see them listed, reach out to the property manager before reserving the rental. Remember that most listings specify the maximum guest capacity, which usually includes sofa beds and bunks.
  • Looking for unique amenities? Most websites include amenity lists and search filters. Filtering by amenity will allow you to quickly find your ideal rental.
  • Proper accessibility amenities can make or break a vacation for persons with disabilities. .
  • Traveling with pets? Although a number of vacation homes allow pets or animals, guidelines and costs vary per property. Allowable pet type, breed, and size are often limited. Make sure to ask before booking, and study your agreement! Additional pet fees or charges could be applied to your invoice.

During your stay:

  • Take a copy of the host's phone number and entry/exit procedures for your rental. We recommend storing the host's information in your smartphone.
  • Record any issues with the property during check in, and immediately send them to the host. We specifically recommend texts and e-mails, as they usually contain time stamps that are valuable if a dispute arises.
  • Property managers are there to help! Don't be shy to ask questions before, during, or after your stay.
  • Be a good neighbor! You wouldn't like obnoxious vacationers bothering your peaceful home. Apply the golden rule for common sense. Happy residents may even recommend great beaches and scenic spots you would have never otherwise known!
  • Speaking of neighbors... Ask a local resident! Residents can frequently help you find the best spots in town. Who better to ask where to spend a rainy day, have a great night on the town, or the best spots for shopping?
  • Lock your rental while you are away. Keep your property safe!
  • Just prior to departing, complete a final walk-through to make sure you did not forget anything. Remember to check bathrooms, dressers, and closets for hidden items. Clean the refrigerator and take or dispose of leftovers.
  • Walk through the rental a final time and keep an eye out for any damage. We suggest walking through with the host whenever possible. If the host is not available, remember to take photographs of the rental to record its condition.
  • Did you have a great time? Most vacation rental websites make it easy for clients to provide comments. If your rental and/or property manager was fantastic, they will likely appreciate your kind words. If anything was out of order and they failed to address it reasonably, or if the vacation rental wasn't as described, you'll want to make a note as part of your comments.

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