Family Tides

No Pool No Elevator Is Ocean Front Not Pet Friendly No Boat Dock

Family Tides

Oceanfront House

4 bedrooms / 3 bathrooms

Though the tides may come and go, one thing is for sure: your family memories will last forever after staying at this oceanfront home.

3618 Island Drive

North Topsail Beach, Topsail Island




Though the tides may come and go, one thing is for sure: your family memories will last forever after staying at this oceanfront home. The North Topsail Beach 4 bedroom, 3 bath oceanfront home offers unbelievable views of the Atlantic Ocean from the top floor sun deck as well as the 1st floor covered deck.

Living and Dining:

This nicely decorated home features the reverse floor plan which is perfect for the views of the ocean, and it also features an open great room which is perfect for family gatherings. The kitchen has everything you need during your stay, with a dining room table that seats 8, plus 3 more at the bar. High ceilings and large windows saturate the space in sunlight, where you can kick back and relax in the comfortably furnished living room. Access the oceanfront sundeck from the living room for the perfect perch to enjoy your morning coffee and watch the sunrise.

  • Reverse floorplan
  • Open living area
  • High ceilings and bright rooms
  • Dining table seats 8, plus 3 at bar
  • Laundry

Sweet Dreams:

Each of the four well decorated and comfortable bedrooms enjoys beautiful ocean views and access to a deck. Three are located on the 1stfloor, while the fourth bedroom is located on the 2ndfloor.

  • King Master, 1stfloor - full private bath with Jacuzzi tub (no shower) and sliders to oceanfront deck
  • Queen room, 1stfloor - full bath adjacent with sliders to covered oceanfront deck
  • 2 twin bunk beds, 1stfloor - full bath adjacent with sliders to covered oceanfront deck
  • Queen room, 2ndfloor - full bath adjacent with shower only and sliders to a private ocean view balcony

Outdoor Living:

Surrounded by beautiful live oaks, this home offers unbelievable views of the Atlantic Ocean from the top floor sun deck as well as the 1st floor covered deck. Relax on the decks and take in  the refreshing ocean breeze and enjoy the company of your family. Hit the beach from your private walkway and rinse off in the outdoor shower.

  • Large oceanfront sundeck
  • Large oceanfront covered deck
  • Oceanfront side balcony
  • Outdoor shower with hot & cold water
  • Private walkway to beach


Your beach rental is located approximately 6 miles north of the Surf City high rise bridge in North Topsail Beach. You'll love the peace and quiet here!   Head to Surf City or Sneads Ferry (mainland) to visit restaurants, shops, and more!   Be sure to visit some local attractions such as the Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Hospital and the Missiles and More Museum, which tells the story of our island's past.


  • Central air/heat
  • 3 Smart TVs, 1 TV w/DVD player (in bunk bedroom)
  • WIFI
  • Full kitchen with dishwasher & microwave
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Ceiling fans
  • Telephone
  • Whirlpool tub
  • Outside shower - hot/cold water
  • 2 sundecks and 1 balcony with deck furniture

Additional property Information:

  • Gas fireplace is not usable
  • Unfortunately early check in is not available for this property
  • Rents WEEKLY ONLY - Saturday turn day ONLY
  • Linens (bed & bath) are NOT included but are available for an additional fee  


Topsail Island vacation rentals | Trip Preparation

Topsail Island rental homes with Ward Realty all have minimum standards to make your stay on Topsail be as close to home away from home as possible. All of our rentals include fully equipped kitchens, basic small appliances (microwaves, coffee makers, toasters, blenders), pillows comforters/bedspreads, television(s), central heating/air, iron/ironing board and much more! See below for a helpful list of what to bring with you to your Topsail Island vacation rental.  Please note that Topsail Island vacation rentals do not come with sheets or towels, you may bring your own or rent them through Ward Realty.  

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3618 Island Drive , NC, North Topsail Beach, 28460

  • Property Highlights: No Pets (by Tenants)
  • Property Highlights: Smoke Free (No Smoking by Anyone)
  • Property Highlights: Area - North of the Surf City Bridge
  • Property Highlights: Keyless Entry
  • Property Highlights: Reverse Floor Plan
  • Essentials/General: Linens - not included
  • Essentials/General: Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Essentials/General: Central Air & Heat
  • Essentials/General: Departure Clean Included
  • Essentials/General: Guest Amenity Bag for Addn'l Fee
  • Essentials/General: Iron + Board
  • Essentials/General: Linens Avail. for Addn'l Fee
  • Essentials/General: Pillows & Cover
  • Essentials/General: Telephone
  • Essentials/General: Washer/Dryer
  • Essentials/General: Whirlpool Tub
  • Entertainment: Color TV(s) w/Streaming
  • Entertainment: DVD Player(s)
  • Entertainment: Wireless Internet
  • Kitchen: Blender
  • Kitchen: Coffee Maker - Traditional
  • Kitchen: Dishwasher
  • Kitchen: Full Kitchen
  • Kitchen: Microwave
  • Kitchen: Toaster
  • Outdoor Space: Beach Access - Direct
  • Outdoor Space: Covered Parking
  • Outdoor Space: Deck Furniture
  • Outdoor Space: Outside Shower - Hot/Cold
  • Outdoor Space: Sun Deck(s)
  • Outdoor Space: Wet Weather Entry
Rates shown on RentABeach are base rates and do not include fees and taxes.
Rentals in June, July, and August are weekly only. For all other times, nightly rates are available on request.
01/06/2024 - 01/12/2024 $1,595



Updated 09/22/2023 20:00:51 PM


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