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Unique Restored Barn Rental Perfect for Families near the Croatan National Forest, NC

New Bern, North Carolina (United States of America)

Unique Restored Barn Rental Perfect for Families near the Croatan National Forest, NC

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5.0 3 Reviews

"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…"

Heather H., guest in Dec. 14, 2016.
Private Barn
6 guests
Private Bathroom
Entire 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.

Features and services

  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Washing machine
  • barbecue Barbecue
  • Coffeemaker
  • iron Iron
  • hairdryer Hairdryer
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COVID-19 Actions

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.

5.0 - 3 Reviews

Accommodation rules

  • 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
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Events allowed
  • Some spaces are shared
There are no animals on site, besides the host's dog, Tatum. Pets are not allowed in the barn. Service animals will be permitted and are not considered as pets. Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the property. The house is not handicap accessible.

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.

Cancellation policy: Thirty

Add check in and check out dates to get the cancellation details

Free cancellation up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed.

After that 24 hours, cancel before and get a 50% refund (minus the service fee).

Free cancellation up to 24 hours after your booking is confirmed and at least .

After that 24 hours, cancel before and get a 50% refund (minus the service fee).

No refund if you cancel less than days before check in.

Free cancellation until .

After that, cancel before and get a 50% refund.


Location and surroundings

New Bern, North Carolina (United States of America)

Detailed location provided after booking

  • Supermarket


  • Hiking
  • kayak Kayaking/Canoeing on-site
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • Wildlife watching
  • Golfing

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.