Blue Heron Landing

3 BR
2 Baths
Sleeps 6

Fire Pit; Bicycles; ½ mile to the Beach, 10 minute walk, via 42nd Street; Public Dog Park on NE 42nd; Screened Porch with a Dining Table (Alfresco); Sleeps 6 in 3 Bedrooms: #1 Primary – King, Dresser/Walk-In Closet, En Suite (Shower), #2 / #3 – Queen, Dresser/Closet; Share Hall Bath with Tub/Shower; Open Concept Living/Dining/Kitchen; Comfortable Living area – Large Screen Smart TV (Extended Cable); Dining Table + 4 seats at the Kitchen Bar; Fully equipped Kitchen with Walk-in Pantry; Full Sized Washer/Dryer; Outdoor Shower; Scooter, Boogie Board, Beach Chairs, Sand Toys; Short Drive to Restaurants / Shopping / Grocery, OKI Gym (Daily/Weekly drop-ins); Rent Bikes/Golf Cart; Seasonal: Outdoor Concert Venue/Food Trucks; Splash Pad; Farmer’s/Craft Markets; Short drive to Iconic Landmark OKI Lighthouse (Schedule Tour Ahead Online); 20 minutes to the Quaint Town of Southport.

In the quiet wooded section of Oak Island, amongst the natural landscaping, you discover the Blue Heron sculptures which are the namesake of the Blue Heron Landing. Located about a ½ mile to the beach (10 minute walk), you can choose to use the provided bicycles, drive, or locally rent a golf cart. If you peek in the shed in the backyard, you will discover 2 adult bikes & a kid’s bike with training wheels. Additional bicycles can also be rented on the island. As you head to the beach, grab the beach chairs, boogie board, kid’s fishing pole, kid’s ball & bat & sand toys. There is also a Halo scooter to explore the area. When you walk up the front steps, you discover a welcoming screened-in porch. Plenty of comfortable seating & a dining table for alfresco dining. This can be a quiet space to catch up on your beach read or gathering spot to plan the next day’s adventure.

Through the glass doors, you enter an open concept living/kitchen/dining area. The living room has more than enough seating to settle in & watch your favorite shows on the large screen smart TV. There is extended cable service plus you can log in to your streaming services. The coffee table is an ample space to assemble puzzles or play games. The dining table seats 4 in chairs & has bench seating on one side. The kitchen island additionally seats 4. As noted, you may also choose to dine alfresco on the front screened-in porch. With an outlet in the side of the island, it can become a mobile work/school space as well. The proximity of the dining & kitchen area makes service & cleanup a breeze. A walk-in pantry allows for easy arrangement of all your food & beverage provisions. This fully equipped kitchen has several helpful small appliances: Drip Coffee Maker, Tea Pot, Blender (island drinks anyone?), complete Bar Set (Make it & Shake it including a set of cocktail recipe cards for the adventurous), Hand Mixer & Dutch Oven for those who Brown, Braise & Simmer.

This cottage sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms: #1 Primary – king, en suite (shower/double vanity), walk-in closet/dresser, bench, overlooks the front porch; #2 & #3 – queen, closet/dresser & bench; both overlook the fire pit in the backyard & share the hall bath with tub/shower combination. A full-sized washer & dryer makes keeping your bathing suits & towels always in the ready. All iTrip Properties have a Complementary “First Night Essentials” Bag. Unlike many local rental homes, beds will be made with fresh sheets when you arrive. No need to strip the beds at the end of your stay. Also, with iTrip, sheets & towels (kitchen & bath) are provided at no extra cost.

Oak Island, a Family-Oriented Beach with a Large Variety of Activities. Choose from the Sand & Sun, 2 Piers, Museums, Nature Parks & a Skateboard Park. Seasonally: Outdoor Concerts/Food Trucks, Splash Pad, & Farmer’s/Craft Markets. The Iconic Landmark, the OKI Lighthouse is in Caswell Beach. You can Schedule a Tour Ahead of time Online. It’s a Short Drive to a Large Variety of Restaurants & Shopping opportunities. There are 3 Grocery Stores a short drive away. If you don’t want to miss Leg Day, stop in at the OKI Gym with Daily & Weekly Drop-in Rates.

Nearby Southport is a walking town. Park & within a Short Stroll are Eateries from Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee & a Muffin to Seafood with a View & Upscale Dinner. In the Heart of Southport, you can Visit Various Beautiful Parks, Art Galleries, Museums, Visitor Center & Charming Shops. One could Spend an Entire Day Browsing all the Unique Little Gift Stores & Boutiques. Sit in the Swings on the Waterfront. Watch as the Cargo Ships Enter the Mouth of the Cape Fear River, headed to the Port of Wilmington. Feel the Healing Salubrious Breezes Southport is known for. Walk the River Beach. Southport & Oak Island host Several Fishing Tournaments, Festivals & Parades throughout the year. Within 20 minutes of Southport, you can Stroll the Picturesque Colonial Streets of Old Brunswick Town. The Hundred-Year-Old Live Oaks are just Dripping with Spanish Moss. It's All Photo-Worthy. Imagine Yourself in this Bygone Era. The Cape Fear River Made this Town a Port Long Before Wilmington became one. It’s all a part of the Southport / Oak Island experience.

If you are bringing a dog, the pet fee must be paid prior to your check-in. Limit of 1 dog - A non-refundable $200 pet fee will be added to the booking for bringing a dog. If you break house rules and bring more than 1 dog, a $500 pet remediation fee will be charged. If the reservation is marked as no pets, and evidence of a pet being on the property is discovered from your stay, you will be charged the non-refundable $200 pet fee plus a $500 pet remediation fee. (Only dogs are allowed under this policy. No Cats, reptiles, etc)

311 NE 42nd St Oak Island, NC 28465

Sleeping Arrangements

Primary King
Guest 1 Queen
Guest 2 Queen

Bathroom Configuration

Ensuite: Shower, Toilet
Guest 2 & 3: Combo Tub Shower, Toilet

Property Rules

Check In: After 4pm
Check Out: Before 10am
Smoking: Not Allowed


Air Conditioning
Bed linens provided
Bird Watching
Car Recommended
Clothes Dryer
Coffee Maker
Common Surface Disinfectant Cleaned
Deepsea Fishing
Dining Room
Dishes & Utensils
Enhanced Cleaning Practices
Full Kitchen
Golf course
Ice Maker
Internet TV
Iron Board
Linens High Temp Wash
Linens Provided
Living Room
Near Ocean
Outdoor Shower
Outdoor Space
Parking available
Pet friendly
Pets Considered
Pier Fishing
Private entrance
Public golf course
Screened Patio
Scuba or Snorkeling
Self Check-In
Self Checkin Checkout
Smart TV
Toilet Paper
Towels Provided
Washer & dryer
Washing Machine
Welcome Bag
Wifi Speed 250
Wildlife Viewing
Wineries or breweries
fire pit
fire pit patio
Carbon Monoxide Detector
Convenience Store
Smoke Detector


Frequently Asked Questions

Fishing Spots:
  1. Oak Island Pier: This pier extends into the Atlantic Ocean and is a popular spot for saltwater fishing. It offers a chance to catch a variety of species, including flounder, king mackerel, and red drum.
  2. Davis Canal: This tidal creek on the island is known for its diverse fish population, including flounder, trout, and redfish. It's a great place for both shore and kayak fishing.
  3. Lockwood Folly Inlet: Located nearby, this inlet is known for productive fishing. It's a good spot for both surf and boat fishing, offering the chance to catch a variety of saltwater species.
  4. ICW (Intracoastal Waterway): The Intracoastal Waterway along the mainland side of Oak Island provides opportunities for inshore and nearshore fishing. Explore the marshes and creeks for redfish, flounder, and speckled trout.
  5. Boat Ramps: Oak Island has several public boat ramps, such as the Wildlife Boat Ramp and Blue Water Point Marina Boat Ramp. These ramps provide access to the Intracoastal Waterway and surrounding waters.
Fishing Charters:
  1. Oak Island Fishing Charters: Local charter companies like Oak Island Fishing Charters offer various trips, including inshore and offshore fishing excursions. Experienced guides can help you target specific species and navigate the best fishing spots.
  2. Fish or Die Charters: This charter service provides both inshore and offshore fishing experiences. They cater to anglers of all skill levels and customize trips based on your preferences.
  3. Fish IBX Charters: Specializing in inshore and nearshore fishing, Fish IBX Charters offers trips around Oak Island. Their guides are knowledgeable about the local waters and can provide a memorable fishing experience.
  4. Lucky Strike Charters: With a focus on inshore and nearshore fishing, Lucky Strike Charters offers half-day and full-day trips. They target species like redfish, speckled trout, and flounder.
  5. Holden Beach Fishing Charters: While not directly on Oak Island, Holden Beach is nearby and offers additional charter options. Consider exploring the available charters in this area for more choices.
Before booking a fishing charter, it's recommended to contact the charter company to discuss your preferences, the type of fishing you're interested in, and any specific species you'd like to target. Additionally, inquire about pricing, availability, and any other details relevant to your fishing trip.
1. No parties or events allowed.
2. No smoking allowed. 
3. Limit of 1 Dog - A non-refundable $200 pet fee will be added to the booking for bringing a dog. If you break house rules and bring more than 1 dog, a $500 pet fee will be charged.
4. No Cats or reptiles, etc.
5. No unregistered guests allowed. 
6. Please don’t eat or drink in the bedrooms. 
7. Please respect the noise curfew for Oak Island which is 11pm. 
8. Please do not turn AC temperature lower than 68 degrees.
9. Please respect check-in and check-out times. 
10. Please take care of the furnishings and appliances in the house. You will be responsible to pay for damages that may happen during your stay.
11. Please don’t rearrange the furniture.
12. Please make sure all dishes are clean and properly put away before checking out. (Dish washer pods can be found in your welcome bag)
13. Please empty the trash and recycling bins inside the home into their respective larger outdoor bins.
14. No illegal substances allowed on the premises (including any legalized synthetics mimicking illegal drugs)


No reviews yet

Book Your Stay

Select your trip dates.
Contact Manager

Toll Free (800) 949-8031