Unique Restored Barn Rental Perfect for Families near the Croatan National Forest, NCNew Bern, North Carolina (United States of America)
Unique Restored Barn Rental Perfect for Families near the Croatan National Forest, NC
"The barn was the perfect place to take our four kids for a short getaway before Christmas. The owner is extremely friendly and professional. The barn…"
Check out this vacation rental near Croatan National Forest for North Carolina camping
Built in the 1940s, this unique barn rental is near the Croatan National Forest and was converted into a home in the '80s. It is a unique space which has been redesigned as a relaxing glamping getaway. The rustic atmosphere is complimented with antique furniture and nostalgic decor items. To improve guests' stay, this property has added new memory foam mattresses, linens, pillows, towels and more. This accommodation includes two bedrooms, each with a double bed. An overhead loft has one extra long twin bed and one additional cot. Additional cots are also available. The great room, two bedrooms, and bathroom are all located on the second floor.
This property offers parking spots for up to two vehicles. The host will wash all towels and linens with non-scented, hypoallergenic products. Guests do not have access to the private residence, garage, and greenhouse. Additionally, a new Rinnai water heater provides ample hot water for all.
This barn is set with all the items guests will need for a night or an extended visit. This includes beach chairs, towels, and toys. There is a washer and a dryer available on site for guests to use.
- Air conditioning
- Washing machine
We don't offer same day turn around. The accommodation is vacant two days between bookings. We have always cleaned everything between guest visits - this hasn't changed. We have always received excellent reviews on our cleanliness. The minimum stay for rental has been increased to three nights. To reduce the number of times a month our cleaners have to turn around the unit.
Check-in: Flexible early check-in allowed additional charge
Check out: Flexible late check-out allowed additional charge
Infants allowed Under 2 years old
Children allowed 2-12 years old
- Events allowed
Some spaces are shared
This host aims to treat each visitor as a unique guest and will respect the guests' individual privacy. They will greet guests upon arrival and are able to assist guests as needed. Please ask the hosts for any local recommendations.
The Neuse River does not have a sandy bottom. The host advises that guests wear water shoes to protect their feet from rocks. Occasionally there is a fish kill and it is not recommended to use the beach or enter the water during this time.
There are honeybees at work on the property. Honeybees are more interested in plants and trees than in people. If guests would like to learn more about honeybees and beekeeping, please ask the host for additional information.
Be kind to the environment and take care of the surroundings.
Location and surroundings
New Bern, North Carolina (United States of America)
Detailed location provided after booking
- Kayaking/Canoeing on-site
- Wildlife watching
Thie stunning glamping site boasts working honeybees, which guests can learn about if interested in beekeeping. Honey is for sale when in season and guests are asked not to pass through the beehives. Offering about 160,000 acres of pine forests and bordered on three sides by the Neuse River, the Bogue Sound, and the White Oak River, the Croatan National Forest offers plenty for guests to do. Here, glampers can enjoy hiking trails, where they can spot a red-cockaded woodpecker, owls, quail, bald eagles, wild turkeys, and even alligators. Canoeing, fishing, and kayaking are some additional activities.