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Emerald Isle Vacation Rentals

Thank you all current and past guests!

 - Janene & Greg

Effective 3/11/2021, Playtime was purchased by a new owner. The new owner honored reservations for 2021, but will no longer be renting Playtime and will enjoy it with their family. We hope that everyone who has stayed at Playtime over the last 14 years has fond memories of their family vacations for years to come. Thank you for your support and we hope you will find a new favorite beach house for your future vacations.

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Vacation Rental Tour

An oceanfront Emerald Isle vacation rental with a private heated pool is the ultimate luxury Southern Outer Banks vacation. Everyone knows the big purple vacation rental in Emerald Isle. Look around - its just as beachy and colorful as you would expect. Eight bedrooms and 2 pullout sofas means there is plenty of room for everyone!

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Beach House Amenities

This NC beach house has LOTS of amenities:

  • Oceanfront
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Home Theater
  • Pool Table
  • Arcade Table
  • Pinball Machine
  • Mini-golf
  • Elevator
  • Karaoke
  • XBox One
  • All ROKU Smart TVs
  • Gas Grill
  • Charcoal Grills
  • Well-Equipped Kitchen
  • 2 ovens
  • 3 refrigerators

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Rates (Book Direct)

Playtime used to book a year in advance, but sadly, is no longer a rental. Good luck in your rental search.

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"This home was one of the nicest (style wise & amenities) we have been in, in over 20 years of coming to EI." - William

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Some vacation rentals by owner are better than others. Check out photos of everything from the oceanfront decks and gazebo overlooking the bluewater of the Atlantic Ocean, to the colorful bedrooms, to the mini-golf hidden under this beach house. Playtime will become one of your favorite Emerald Isle vacation rental houses!

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Contact Us

Good luck with your Emerald Isle vacation! Unfortunately, Playtime is no longer available for rent and is now a private residence.

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Emerald Isle, NC

Want to get out of the house or away from the beach? Look here for ideas for a day trip. If the weather is nice, you may be interested in water sports or fishing. If its a rainy day, maybe shopping, a movie, or bowling. There are plenty of activities and things to do in and near Emerald Isle.

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Educational Activities

Looking for educational activities in and near Emerald Isle? There is plenty to do on the Crystal Coast, whether you want to be outdoors or indoors. Look here to see what your kids can learn while on vacation in Emerald Isle!