The Captains' Quarters is a gracious
1897 Victorian masterpiece and landmark located in the picturesque “Sailing
Capital of North Carolina”, Oriental, North Carolina. It has 4 bedrooms with en
suite bathrooms and a private owner’s suite with living room and bathroom.
The wrap-around Grand Porch is the
social center of Captains’ Quarters, with an inviting setting where the host
can play to the casual elegance of a gourmet breakfast, a late afternoon glass
of wine, or an evening’s sweet tea. Beyond its doors, the atmosphere of charm
and tranquility of Captains’ Quarters continues, set by beautiful heart-of-pine
flooring and high ceilings. Captains’ Quarters is refreshingly cool in summer
and invitingly warm and cozy in the winter.
The bedrooms of Captains’ Quarters
feature queen-size, mahogany four-poster beds and furnishings, every room is
equipped with heat and air conditioning under guest control, as well as Key
West-style ceiling fans, TVs and wi-fi. Each Room has an en suite bath for
The owner’s suite offers privacy for
the busy innkeeper with a master bedroom and living room and large bathroom
connected by a private hallway. The master bedroom is equipped with Captains’
Quarters queen-size, mahogany four poster bed and furnishings. The adjoining
room has a comfortable double pull-out sofa bed.
Oriental is located on the Intracoastal Waterway, nestled within the Inner
Banks and sits along the Neuse River. The town is perfect for the day cruiser,
the travel yacht or the around the world adventurer offering a safe harbor for
the night, or maybe even longer.
The Captains’ Quarters is just a way-point for the many activities nearby. Guests
can take part in any of the town’s many sailing regattas, bike, golf, canoe or
kayak, test their luck with charter fishing or join guided explorations of
scenic salt water creeks or exotic bird habitats. The Olde Theater Play House
is next door and a new brewery just opened across the street. Delicious casual
dining is moments away and you can even take a scenic ride to the Aurora Fossil
Museum, where you can mine your own 15-million-year-old fossils.
The Captains Quarters can be utilized as a lifestyle Bed and Breakfast or as
private family quarters. From April – October the town is bustling with
visitors who have come to sail, fish and enjoy the peaceful quiet of this
quaint historic waterfront town. Four large summer camps draw parents to the area
as their kids learn to sail or enjoy the outdoors. Oriental has its own flair
and a unique way of celebrating the holidays ensuring a busy holiday season with
activities running through New Year. The Captains Quarters is also perfectly
situated for wedding parties with the beautiful grand porch allowing for
stunning photo opportunities.
Offered as a For Sale By Owners with extensive real estate transaction experience.
Buyer’s Agents Welcome!