Jimmy Buffett’s tropical anthem, Changes In Latitudes, reminds us that - in this busy life - “…if we couldn’t laugh, we would all go insane.” Everything about this cottage, a true Pleasure Island gem, beckons our guests to do just that. Latitude Adjustment is about life and laughter. It’s about a place to rediscover your low gear, slow down, toss your cares aside, and finally…live on island time.
Latitude Adjustment Beach House is available for rent by individual “Blocks” of four (4) weeks by Rental Agreement with The Edwards Companies, LLC. Each Block guarantees one week each season – Summer, Spring, Fall, and Winter – providing Block Owners many opportunities to enjoy time on the island that’s very affordable. To learn more about availability and pricing visit the Block Calendar and How It Works pages of our website. We maintain a family-friendly atmosphere to ensure maximum enjoyment for all of our guests. We rent only to responsible adults over the age of 25.
The Home – Two Vacation Units
Latitude Adjustment offers a two vacation units, both decorated with in a vibrant coastal theme. The upstairs consists of a very open floor plan with three (3) bedrooms and one (1) bath. The downstairs provides a cozy island cottage feel with two (2) spacious bedrooms and one (1) bath.
From Latitude Adjustment, you’re just a short stroll to the beach, the Kure Beach Fishing Pier, the Ocean Front Park and boardwalk, restaurants, game room, ice cream shop, and more. The location can't be beat! Just a fifteen-minute bike ride to the southernmost end of the island will find you at Fort Fisher and the Fort Fisher State Recreation Area. Take a visit to the Civil War Museum, meander the beautiful Cape Fear River by paddle boat, or hop on the Ferry to South Port for a day of food, fun, shopping, and folklore. Carolina Beach's Boardwalk and amusement park, lively nightlife scene, restaurants, mini golf, and boat charters are all five minutes away. Wilmington has all the shopping, dining, and golf one desires making Latitude Adjustment your year-round destination for fun and relaxation.
Maximum Occupancy for Latitude Adjustment is six (6) individuals upstairs and six (6) individuals downstairs. Only children who sleep in cribs are not counted in total occupancy. Any use of the premises for purposes other than vacation is strictly prohibited. The home may not be used for corporate gatherings, fraternity/sorority, or parties, etc.
A participating party may consist of 1 to 4 adults. Each person will be required to sign the Rental Agreement. At least one (1) member of the participating party is required to be present at the home at all times during use.
Sublease or Subletting
No subleasing is allowed.
Terms of Payment
Payment in full will be due upon Rental Agreement Signing. Payment will be in the form of official bank check, certified funds, or money order.
House Cleaning and Cleaning Fee
CLEANING FEE: a cleaning fee of $75.00 (for each week) will be due upon Block purchase -- payable by check or credit card.
To maintain the affordability of the home, each participating party is required to keep the the home in a clean and orderly condition. Failure to do so will result in additional charges as determined by The Edwards Companies, LLC.
While we do love our furry friends, unfortunately, pets are absolutely prohibited from the premises at any time.
Furnishings Provided by Latitude Adjustment
Both units of Latitude Adjustment are equipped with an electric range, refrigerator, microwave, blender, toaster, coffee pot, remote controlled window heat/AC units, cooking utensils, dishes, flatware, glassware, digital cable TV, wireless Internet access, and DVD player (living room). Bed spreads and mattress pads are provided. A selection of coastal themed books as well as board games are also provided. Please see the following section regarding Items You Will Need to Bring.
Items You Will Need to Bring
Please plan to bring the following items as these are not provide by Latitude Adjustment:
Bed linens (with the exception of bed spreads), pillows, blankets, bath towels, hand towels, bath cloths, toilet paper, paper products, paper towels, dish towels, dish cloths, dish washing soap, aluminum foil, plastic wrap, coffee and filters (a coffee pot is furnished), garbage bags, condiments, staple items, bath soap, shampoo, toiletries, beach towels, beach chairs, beach umbrellas, beach games, bikes, wagon (great for pulling the beach gear to the beach), pack-and-play (for children if applicable), high chair (for children if applicable), sun tan lotion/sun block.
Check-In is at 4:00 PM on Friday the week your rental Block begins. Guests are required to Check-In online upon arrival of each visit. Simply complete the online Check-In form located on our website. Early arrivals are not permitted, as this time is used for cleaning the home prior to your arrival.
Check-Out is 11:00 AM the on Friday that your respective rental Block ends. Check-out times are strictly enforced.
Trip Interruption – Hurricane Evacuation Policy
In the event of a mandatory ordered evacuation of Pleasure Island by Emergency Management Authorities all guests must evacuate immediately. The Edwards Companies, LLC will advise all guests along with emergency personnel. The Edwards Companies, LLC inspects each property before any guest may re-enter after a hurricane. Guests may not return following a hurricane until the home is inspected. The Edwards Companies, LLC will not reimburse rent or days forfeited for natural disasters.