Chance Encounter

4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms Oceanfront 2401 Ocean Drive, Emerald Isle

New for 2022:


-New refrigerator


-New screen door


-New metal roof



Framed by a Professionally-Landscaped Yard, this 4-Bedroom, 2-Bath Oceanfront Cottage is a perfect place to spend your family vacation! At Chance Encounter, once you enter the cottage you will be met with a feeling of peace and tranquility as you absorb the professional decor and beautiful furniture. Through the windows you can observe the panoramic ocean views which give the cottage a light, airy feeling. All year long, the extra-large wrap-around deck invites you to sit and enjoy watching the sapphire waves kiss the golden sand. This tropical-colored cottage is Pet Friendly, which means you can pack up your entire family, including Rover, and enjoy your vacation today! Chance Encounter also has a private walkway to the beach!


Ground Level: Covered Parking. Enclosed Hot/Cold Outdoor Shower.


Level One: Bedroom #1 has a Queen Bed with TV. Bedroom #2 has a King Bed with a Private Bath and TV. Bedroom #3 has 2 Twin Beds with a TV. Bedroom #4 has a Twin Bunk Set & a shared Bath with TV. Kitchen Area includes a Dishwasher and a Microwave.


Additional Amenities include: 4 HDTVs, 1 DVD Player, Roku TVs, Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney+, YouTubeTV, a Microwave, a Dishwasher, a Washer/Dryer, Central Air/Heat, Ceiling Fans, a Card Table, an Extra-Large Wrap-Around Deck with Chaise Lounges, Porch Rockers, Picnic Table, Beach Toys, a Charcoal Grill and 2 Outside Showers (One is Enclosed Hot/Cold). Covered play area with sandbox and kiddie pool to keep little ones out of the sun.


Linens & Towels Provided with beds made! Note: Please bring your own crib sheets, they are not provided with linen package. (Weekly stays only)


No Smoking. Pet Reservation- No Pet Fee (2 Dogs Max)


Rents weekly from Saturday to Saturday only.

Floor #1

Living Area TV - DVD Player - Deck Access

Bedroom #1 Queen Bed - TV - DVD Player - Shared Bath

Bedroom #2 Master Bedroom - King Bed - TV - DVD Player - Private Bath

Bedroom #3 2 Twin Beds - TV - DVD Player - Shared Bath

Bedroom #4 Twin Bunk - TV - DVD Player - Shared Bath

    Kitchen Features

  • Coffee Maker(s)
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen(s)
  • Refrigerator(s)
  • Microwave(s)
  • Dishwasher(s)
  • General Features

  • NO SMOKING
  • In-Unit Laundry
  • General Parking
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Hot/Cold Enclosed Outdoor Shower
  • Covered Deck(s)
  • Outdoor Deck(s)
  • Deck Furniture
  • Covered Parking
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Iron(s)/ Ironing Board(s)
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Entertainment Features

  • TV
  • TV (Flat-Panel)
  • DVD Player(s)
  • Netflix
  • Amazon Prime Video
  • Roku(s)
  • Distinctive Features

  • Private Beach Walkway
  • Child-Friendly Features

  • Port-a-Crib(s)
  • Booster Seat(s)
  • Sandbox(es)
  • Pets

  • Pets Stay Free
  • Linens

  • Linens Provided with Beds Made (2022 Weekly Stays Only)
  • Linens Provided with Beds Made (2023 Weekly Stays Only)
LEAVE A TESTIMONIAL
September 1, 2021 - Website
Claire K
Beautiful house on the beach. Had everything we needed. Best part was we were able to bring our dog with us. She loves the beach as much as we do. We would definitely return to the Chance Encounter ❤️
March 1, 2021 - Website
Leslie D
We love this house! It has spectacular beach views, the best of any place I've stayed since my first Emerald Isle visit in 1975. It's not only pet friendly, but welcoming to children, with lots of toys for tots and a place below to play in the shade. We loved the variety of books and puzzles when it rained. And we especially appreciated the recently updated bathrooms (one with a large walk-in shower) and the new king bed. This house has had a lot of love put into it, and it shows. We can't wait to come back.
March 1, 2021 - Website
Barry C
This house has one of the best views on the beach, for sure. The home is turned a little so you can see both up and down the beach from inside the house, which is lovely! Also, it's a great setup for families with kids because of the doors/deck/beach walkway, etc. my kids are all grown up, but I wish I'd known about this place!!!
August 1, 2018 - Website
Beth C
What is there not to love about Emerald Isle! Been coming here for 25+ years and the first year with my precious grandbaby! Hope to continue this family tradition with her for many many years to come!
May 1, 2018 - Website
dennis p
Location is perfect. house had a great beach feel. Can't wait till next year.
June 1, 2017 - Website
Alissa M
What I loved most, as with every year, is the ocean, Bogue Banks & the atmosphere.
September 1, 2014 - Website
Nancy A
This home was decorated with a very beachy carefree feel. It makes you feel happy just looking around the rooms. The layout was nice with the master bedroom on one side and the other bedrooms on the other side. I also liked the layout of the kitchen and living areas.
September 1, 2014 - Website
Dennis S
This was the perfect property for our entire family! A very comfortable home ht on the beach with an excellent view. Close enough to watch the dolphins jumping from the deck. The home had everything we needed and more - plenty of thought went into accomodating everyone, especially the kids and dogs! Looking forward to spending some time on this property again next year.
June 1, 2014 - Website
Anne S
Gorgeous view of the ocean.....as far as the eye can see in both directions. Chance Encounter is a perfect place to unwind, entertain friends, rest, walk, watch, and let the world pass by for seven glorious days. This is my 6th or 7th year renting this house and it's beginning to feel like my own. It has a soul and I love it!!
May 1, 2014 - Website
David B
Awesome place. Had a fabulous week.
November 1, 2013 - Website
Vivian R
Loved the layout of the cozy cottage. All the appliances were working beautifully and the kitchen was extremely well stocked. There is very little countertop but there is plenty of storage in the pantry. The heat works very well and the windows and shutters are high end and give the appearance of being inside a gorgeous fish bowl...excellent views from the kitchen, the dining area and the living room. The 2nd master bedroom is very small but the mattresses in both ocean front and ocean view bedrooms were top notch comfort and super high quality. Would definitely rent it again!
September 1, 2013 - Website
Maxine M
We've rented several homes over the years in the OBX/SOBX and this was our favorite. The little touches that the homeowners made to the house made this feel like a home. The obvious love and care given to the home made it exceptional. Our sincere thanks to the homeowners for sharing their little piece of heaven with the rest of us.
May 1, 2013 - Website
Eric B
Wonderful views of the ocean, great fishing, and friendly people.
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