One greatroom 650 sqft-- dormer with double bed, sitting/ dining areas, bathroom, kitchenette. Outside stairs, separate entrance. Seabreeze, sunset deck, gardens. Walk mile to historic coastal village, restaurants, coffee shops, winebar, seafood, Cape Lookout ferry. Walk beaches warmed by Gulf Stream; Rachel Carson’s Bird Shoal. Available: wireless, kayak, bicycle.
Beaufort is America's "coolest small town.
Gardens have year-round flowers, herbs, and veggies.
Interaction with Guests
Conversation: tips on eco-tourism and history highlights.
Historic Beaufort has the NC Maritime Museum, Beaufort Historical grounds and >100 18th and 19th-century homes, Old Burying (website hidden) from around the world anchor in the harbor. At the docks downtown, you can rent kayak, sail or power boat. Islands offer excellent bird watching. Saltwater fishing is great year round
The waterfront has ferries to Rachel Carson Preserve, to Shacklefor Banks, and Cape Lookout.
We are an hour from New Bern airport. The apartment has one off-street parking place. Bicycle rental is a block away.
Other Things to Note
No smoking on the property. No pets. Check in 4-6 pm. Checkout noon.
Town rule: No noise after 10 pm
The host is an author and book editor, retired Englsh professor, and sailboat captain.