UT46: Ms Joy Bell

Bedrooms: 3 | Bathrooms: 3 | Sleeps: 6
Ms Joy BellView From Entry Landing and Screened PorchSecond Floor Deck off Living AreaEntry Screened Porch, First FloorWrap Around Entry Screened Porch (alternate view)

Ms. Joy Bell offers all the comforts of home. Reverse floor plan and sound and marsh views.

3 Master Bedrooms with Private Baths: 2 with King, 1 with Queen. A Queen Sleeper Sofa in both the living room.

Amenities include central air conditioning/heat, ceiling fans, complimentary wireless internet access, 5 satellite TVs (including a 47 inch Smart TV in the living area) and 5 DVD players. Whirlpool tub. Washer and dryer.

The exterior offers a screened porch, deck, hot/cold outdoor shower, park style charcoal grill and fish cleaning bench with water.

What’s New: The property owner has installed for their use two chair lifts. They are located at both the exterior entry stairway and interior stairway. Chair lifts may be available to guests with advance arrangements at the time of booking or no later than one week prior to arrival. The chairlift is not a standard amenity and cannot be guaranteed to be in working order at the time of stay. Please note the request in the Comments & Special Requests area of your online reservation or contact our office at 1-877-646-2822.

*This home does not provide linens.

No Smoking. Pet Friendly. Limit of 2 vehicles.

Short Stays are available, there is a three night minimum.

Property Layout:

First Floor: Den with wet bar and TV/DVD. Master Bedroom with King bed, TV/DVD, and Master Bath with tub/shower. Master Bedroom with Queen Bed, TV/DVD, and Master Bath with tub/shower.

Second Floor: Open kitchen, dining and living area with TV/DVD. Queen Sleeper Sofa in living area. Master Bedroom with King bed, TV/DVD, and Master Bath with whirlpool tub and separate shower.

Air Conditioning
Central Air
Turn Day
Internet Access
Internet Access
Outdoor Shower
Up Trent
Central Heat
Fish Cleaning
Fish Cleaning Table
Deck Access
Partial Stays
Partial Stays
Pets Allowed
Screened Porch
Screened Porch
Whirlpool Tub
Whirlpool Tub
No Linens Provided
Kitchen & Dining
MicrowaveWet BarDishwasher
Additional Amenities
King BedMaster Bedroom w/ Private bath
No Smoking or Vaping
Smoking and Vaping Not Allowed

Jane from Snow Hill , Md

Visited August 2021
Amazing Views
With its eight large Living room windows, Ms. Joy Bell puts on a vivid display at both sunrise and sunset- the only Ocracoke property I’ve rented (and there have been many) where you can see both from the same room. The marsh and beyond it, the sound, are right in front of you. In addition, all the beds are comfortable and have reading lights, the appliances work, and there’s plenty of seating for six at the dinner table. Each bedroom has its own bathroom.Yes, as another review mentioned, the furniture is well worn and some of the blinds are broken- we just left them up. The kitchen faucet makes a weird high-pitched sound when you use it. If you’re looking for perfection, this isn’t the best place for you. But for our group of six adults and two dogs, it was wonderful.

Elizabeth from Raleigh , NC

Visited December 2020
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Renters be aware that the furnishings in the home are old, broken down and stained. Clock in living room was broken: clock hands lying at bottom of clock; water rings on end tables; stains on furniture cushions and on all 3 bedroom mattresses; dead insects in the window ledges; blinds in windows are broken, many with gaping holes; mirrors in upper level bath are missing or ancient; broken glass and rusted furniture in covered entry; there isn’t a closet in the upper level master; books in den are ancient; as mentioned by May 2019 reviewer, floors are in bad shape. The view of the sound is currently the only thing accurately pictured in the property’s photographs. Unfortunately the home’s current state of uncleanliness and disrepair made it impossible for us to stay more than the couple of hours needed to switch to a different property. We are grateful to Barbara at OIR, who was on call, for her help-we were ready to take the next available ferry back home.

Robert from Durham

May 2019 Stay
Nice place to stay. Was great for the dog since floors were not in great shape. Very well stocked house. Spacious and nice screen porch. Good location close to coffee shop, Back porch Rest, Flying Melon and some shops.
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