Admiral’s Watch

Seven-Bedroom Seven full / One half Bath Oceanfront House in Emerald Isle

New for 2021:

-Living room floor refinished

-Ceilings have been updated and painted in master bathroom, twin and bunk bedrooms, and shared bathroom

-Wainscoting and molding added to stairway and bar area

New for 2020

-Fresh Paint in Living Room and Kitchen

-Kitchen Cabinet Hardware

-Leather Couches

Favorite Features:

-Picture perfect swimming pool!

-Awesome ocean front gazebo!

-Amazing Game Room!

-The Wet Bar has everything you need!

Admiral’s Watch is a 7 Bedroom, 7 1/2 Bath Home that sits on one of the highest dunes with natural vegetation and amazing view of the beach. On a clear day, the view from the gazebo encompasses the crescent of island beaches from "the point" to beyond Salter Path… hence , the name Admiral’s Watch. Although the home is located in a strictly residential area, it is just a short walk or bike ride to Bogue Pier and to area shops and restaurants.

Ground Level: Laundry room with a washer and dryer and concrete patio with three picnic tables and a gas grill. Recreation room with a kitchenette, poker table, pool table, foosball table and 1/2 bath. Theater room with a 60 inch TV. The beach storage room includes a corn hole set as well as beach and pool equipment for guest’s use. Alcove with desk and shelves.

Level One: 3 master bedrooms with King beds, two of which have deck access. One master bath with a whirlpool tub and another has an over-sized shower. Two other bedrooms share a bath and separate hallway. One has two Twin beds and the other has two bunk beds (1 twin/twin and 1 double/twin). The expansive living room has two double sleeper sofas, a gas log fireplace, a business area with printer/FAX and a centrally controlled sound system. Game Area has a X Box One with four controllers and a Playstation 4 with 4 controllers. This area is dedicated to gaming and is the only television without cable. The dining area has an over-sized table that seats 12 informally. Additional inside seating for 8 is available using the gate-leg table in the dining area. There are two coffee tables with stools underneath. If needed 8 additional chairs and two tables for 4 can be found in bedrooms. Outside seating is available at the tables on the two covered porches and the uncovered deck. The fully equipped Kitchen has ample counter space, refrigerator with ice and water dispenser, 2 dishwashers, double oven glass top stove, large microwave, toaster (2), toaster oven, coffee pots, etc. The corning square cutting board next to the stove is also a stage for very hot items. A laundry room with a washer and dryer is on this level. Level one is accessible by ramps from the ground level, pool level and gazebo.

Pool Level: Private free-form pool (may be heated for $625.00/week) and hot tub are on this level along with a pool house with Kitchenette (refrigerator, microwave, blender, coffee urn). The pool house has a bathroom and separate shower inside. There is also an outside hot and cold shower on the pool deck, near the hot tub. The pool house porch has a wet bar with granite countertops.

Level Two: 2 master bedrooms with King beds both with direct access to the Deck. One master bath has a whirlpool tub and the other has an over-sized shower. There is a second full kitchen on this level with stove/oven, refrigerator with ice and water dispenser, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, coffee pot, etc. There is a bar with granite countertops and special features include a Margaritaville machine and a unique double paddle ceiling fan with a parrot on a swing suspended from the high ceiling. The sound system can also be controlled from this level and includes outside speakers on the deck. Glass and mirrored shelves and a 50 inch HD flat screen TV complete the atmosphere in this special room.

Child Friendly Features: There is a baby crib store in the west bedroom closet on the main floor. There are also two high chairs stored in the bunk bed room behind the door.

Additional Amenities: 10 HD flat screen TVs (1- 70",1 – 55” and 6 – 37”), DVD players available, central sound system with indoor and outdoor speakers and iPod port, Xbox One, Playstation 4, High Speed Wireless Internet, free domestic and international long distance, printer/FAX, answering machine, 2 washers, 2 dryers, 3 microwaves, 4 refrigerators, 4 dishwashers, outdoor hot and cold shower, gas grill, covered and uncovered decks, concrete patio, private pool, pool house (with refrigerator, microwave, shower, bathroom and wet bar), Beach gear, pool toys, gazebo, room with pool table, dishes, glassware and flatware for events. Storage Closet that includes a corn hole set, beach toys and wave boards. Full size crib with safety locks and mattress (does not include linens, so you will have to bring your own crib sheet), 2 Restaurant Style High Chairs, Baby Dishes and Silverware and Bed guard.

Linens & Towels Provided with Bed Made! (Weekly stays only)

No Smoking. Pets Allowed (2 Max) with a $250 Non-refundable Fee per Pet!

Pool may be Heated for $625/week.

Rents weekly only, from Saturday to Saturday.

Admiral’s Watch is one of our Wedding and Event Friendly homes! If you are reserving this home for any type of event, i.e. dinner party, rehearsal, wedding ceremony and/or reception, please speak with our vacation planners prior to reserving your rental for help with special terms and conditions.


#19. POOL &/OR HOT TUB LEASE ADDENDUM TERMS POOL: Tenant is responsible for the proper care of swimming pool. Pool use is "At Your Own Risk". It is a parent or guardian’s responsibility to watch children at all times during pool use. Children must not to be left unattended during pool use. No diving into the pool is ever allowed since serious injury, paralysis or even death could occur. Damage to the pool itself due to tenant misuse will result in additional charges. HOT TUB: Tenant is responsible for proper care of Hot Tub. Suggested Hot Tub occupancy in Instruction Manual must not be exceeded. Hot Tub must be covered when not in use to retain heat. Do not sit on hot tub cover or use it for storage. Damage to cover or Hot Tub due to misuse will result in additional charges. Please do not set Hot Tub thermostat higher than 104 degrees. Due to high temperatures, Hot Tubs are not suitable for small children or pregnant women. Children under legal age should not be left unattended. It is not wise to sit in the Hot Tub longer than 15 minutes at a time. It is imperative everyone (adults and children) shower before entering the Pool &/or Hot Tub to remove sand and suntan lotion from their feet, hands and body. The Pool &/or Hot Tub is maintained by Bluewater Real Estate. An instruction manual is provided for the Hot Tub. Any questions regarding the safe use and operation of the Pool &/or Hot Tub should be referred to Bluewater Real Estate (252) 354-2323. Tenant does hereby covenant and agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless both the owners of subject property and their Agent, Bluewater Real Estate, from and against all liability, loss, damage, claims or actions (including costs and attorney fees) for bodily injury, paralysis or death and/or property damage, to the extent permissible by law, arising out of or in connection with the misuse of Pool &/or Hot Tub.


"The colored lights in the pool are amazing! The pool temperature was great and the hot tub was awesome! We loved the view of the ocean as well." -The Gills, Tuckers, Ascrofts and Newcombs

"Loved our time away in your beautiful home! Thank you. " -LaBargers family

"Just too beautiful to say, thanks for sharing with us. We had such a great time!" -The Ryans "We spent many wonderful hours on the beach and in the pool! We all walked to the pier many times and had great views of dolphins and pelicans. The whole gang went to the Aquarium and had a great dinner at The Crab Shack. The whole week was a special highlight. The kids played and made amazing memories. We played Taboo and got to relax!" -The Staubs, Breineis, Pauclls, Kocianski & Dyles

"The whole week was wonderful, relaxing, and fun. The beach house is fully equipped. A very pleasant surprise! Everything is in working order that we know of and used. Thank you for a beautiful and relaxing week in your home." -The Scheindt’s

"This is the Burton family’s 6th year staying at Admiral’s Watch and we love it! Thanks for providing a wonderful home for us to grow up and make memories in. Burton Beach Week 2014 was so fun-Thank you!!" -Burton family

"Absolutely loved your house. Truly appreciate all the outdoor extras! The gazebo is wonderful. Love the Trex decking. Thank you so much for honoring our military and providing military discounts. We had a wonderful time despite 2 days of rain. Thank you for all the extras!" -The Browns Lexington, KY

"We all enjoyed Admiral’s Watch. It is very well equipped and spacious. Everyone had their own area. We have been coming to Emerald Isle since our son’s were young. We all love it there and it has given us man, wonderful memories." -The Delaney Family

"The ocean view from the gazebo was fantastic. The gazebo was great to sit and relax views of pier, the ocean and watching the dolphins swim by. The easy access to ocean was great. The house was exactly like the website described. The kitchen was well equipped. The play station 4 all set up to play games on a separate TV was awesome. The 70inch TV was great. The house was very neat and clean.The pool area was great. The separate area for grilling is a good idea. Also 3 full size refrigerators was definitely a plus." – The Burda-Lyman Family

"The Admiral’s Watch is a beautiful home with numerous amenities rarely included in rental property. This was our first visit to Emerald Isle. We had an incredible vacation, and this property helped to enhance our trip." – The Hisey Family

"We absolutely loved the outside of this house. The Trexx decking was great, loved the gazebo, the pool house, the pool, as well as having floats, four new bikes, beach toys available to us on arrival. We loved the large size of the bedrooms and the cleanliness of the house. You will find two shubumis in the toy closet. We had a great time! Many thanks to Bluewater and the owners of this great property!" – The Brown Family

Special Notes:

-The gas fireplace is no longer for guest use!

-Please put the sugar container in the refrigerator or on Corning cutting board.

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Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms 7
Type House
Area Oceanfront
Address 7703 Ocean Drive Emerald Isle, NC
Check-in Day Saturday (4 pm)
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