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Laughing Pelican, formerly known as Carolina Moon. Purchase some locally caught seafood or catch your own dinner off the pier. Head north to Sneads Ferry where you’ll find groceries, beach supplies, boat and jet-ski rentals, and a world-class golf course.
Laughing Pelican sleeps up to 16 people, with 6 bedrooms, 3 full baths, and 2 half baths. This home boasts not one but three bedroom suites! Multiple decks accommodate sunbathers, entertaining, or a quiet space for catching up on your summer reading. At this incredible home you have your own personal beach access. Try your skill at boogie boarding and surfing or stay low key with a game of Frisbee.
Lower Level: The lower level has carport parking for 2 vehicles with additional parking in the driveway. A covered entryway leads up to the first level from both carports. There is an outdoor prep sink for cleaning fish and a large outdoor shower for rinsing off those sandy feet. Just ahead is the boardwalk which traverses the sand and beach grass of the back yard between the house and the dunes.
1st Level: The main staircase leads up to the sound side deck and front door. Enter into the foyer and you’ll find a spacious hallway with laminate wood floors leading to the four bedrooms on this floor. Tucked away in a closet on the right side of the hallway are the washer and dryer.
Bedroom Suite 1: This oceanfront bedroom offers a king size bed dressed appropriately in ocean colors from dark blue to aquamarine. White finish furniture adds to the beach feel. Ocean views complete the package. The sliding doors lead to an oceanfront deck with a staircase leading to the lower deck and boardwalk. The bath has light lavender walls to sooth your mind as you enjoy the whirlpool tub and walk in shower.
Bedroom Suite 2: This second suite also enjoys ocean views and deck access through a private sliding door. Relax on the deck’s double swing or enjoy the view from the comfort of your air conditioned room. The queen size bed has an ocean sea life scene comforter and contrasting white finish shell motif furniture that coordinate well with the sky blue walls. A private bath has a walk in shower and sky blue walls.
Bedroom 4: Perfect for younger guests, this bedroom sleeps 4. Two solid wood bunk beds are neatly arranged with matching comforters depicting moons and stars. A half bath adjoins this bedroom.
Bedroom 5: This sound side bedroom has a queen size bed with a tropical print bedspread in greens, browns, and tans. Dark brown wicker furniture is a nice addition.
Bedroom 6: A new addition to Laughing Pelican, this bedroom contains a queen-sized bed and television. There is a jack-and-jill style bathroom connecting this room to the oceanside bedroom on the southern side of the home.
2nd Level: This welcoming great room is filled with picture windows. Ocean views are plentiful. Two seating areas provide ample space for everyone. On the left two dark coral sofas and a rocker create a media area with television, DVD, and VHS player. Backed by a bookcase full of board games and books, there is endless fun here. For the amateur astronomer, a telescope sits pointed to the sky.
To the right is a second seating group with a tropical print sofa and two coordinating chairs. White bamboo end tables hold extra lighting and your favorite beverage. Sit back and take in the amazing ocean view. The stereo provided plays CDs and cassettes. Two sliding doors lead to an oceanfront deck that spans the length of the house. Three white Adirondack chairs and two recliners await you. Take a seat and rest your feet.
The dining area has an extra large custom built solid surface dining table. Seating for 10 is available on bamboo style cushioned chairs. The kitchen bar accommodates 4 more on high cushioned chairs. The kitchen has a surplus of cabinets. A beautiful tile floor graces this open room. An island in the center provides ample prep space. The kitchen is complete with cookware, dishware, serving vessels and placemats. Appliances include a refrigerator, smooth top stove, dishwasher, coffeemaker, double toaster and blender.
Just off the back of the kitchen a door leads to a cozy screened porch on the sound side. Dine in the fresh air on the picnic table or enjoy drinks with friends. To the right a screened door leads to another deck. Both the deck and porch offer views of the marshes and creeks that lead to the Intracoastal Waterway.
Bedroom Suite 3: Also on this floor is a bedroom suite with private bath. A shell motif dresser and furniture are arranged nicely around the queen size bed. A cheerful tropical print bed covering with coordinating skirt feel fresh against the pale apple green walls. The private bath has a full size shower and tub.
Your check-in location is our Surf City office. Linens are provided. Turn Down service is provided with stays 7 days or longer. Pets are permitted with a $225 (plus tax) pet fee per pet. No more than 2 dogs allowed, each under 75 pounds. Smoking is not permitted in the property. Maximum occupancy is 16 at any time.