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THE STARRY BANNER! Classic yacht docked in historic downtown Manteo Marina

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 55 m²
Property type yacht
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Magnificant Custom Built 46' Motor Yacht Docked At The Downtown Manteo Marina

So ~ you want to be close to the waterfront in Old Town Manteo? Then, welcome aboard private yacht " STARRY BANNER ". This award winning vintage yacht was privately commissioned to Tiffany Yachts to cruise the Atlantic Coast. The Starry Banner is now available to our guests, for their accommodation, who would like a unique vacation experience. Join us ON the waterfront, in the Historic Old Town Manteo Waterfront Marina. The Starry Banner was featured on the Manteo Christmas homes tour in 2014! Then, in 2015, the Starry Banner won " Best Power Boat – Owner Restored" award in the Manteo Wooden Boat Show. Why don't you be the judge ~ welcome aboard, and enjoy all that the wonderful town of Manteo and Roanoke Island has to offer right at your own dock!

sharon watson
Member since: 2002
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2017

About sharon watson

We love Manteo. We love it so much, we offer vacation rental cottages through VRBO in old Town Manteo Clemons Cottage, Midgett House, The Island Loft, and Magnolia Cottage, The Pink Pelican. How about a yacht vacation?-- the Starry Banner is for a truly unique vacation experience--give us a try

sharon watson purchased this yacht in 2013

Why sharon watson chose Manteo

the Starry Banner is the newest addition to our cottage 'fleet '

What makes this yacht unique

why not be on the water!!??


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday yacht rental in Historic District, North Carolina

Property Type:
  • yacht
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Not suitable for children ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , all you need master 'head'
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , half 'head' off crew quarters
  • Full size shower, master vanity and head. Tile bathroom
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed , v-birth
    Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
  • Master bedroom queen size pillow top mattress, custom vanity, flat screen tv
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
The Starry Banner is a beautiful yacht for accommodation only and will remain at the dock in Manteo at all times during occupancy.


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THE STARRY BANNER! Classic yacht docked in historic downtown Manteo Marina
average rating of 4.974359 based on 39 reviews
Minneapolis MN

Why not yacht it?

  • 5 of 5

We were delighted with the yacht as our "home" for 6 nights while in the OBX. It had everything we needed, was tastefully decorated and so very conveniently located on the first slip along the dock in the Manteo marina. You can literally walk to everything, including a nearby coffee shop, restaurants and even enjoy a morning run along the pier into the neighboring streets. Sharon is a warm hostess and checked in on us to be sure we had everything we needed. Only downside was that internet was from the marina and at times unstable

Our 2 small dogs were very happy to settle in on the couch with a bird's eye view of us cooking in the galley or bustling about in the master "stateroom". With one full bath and one half bath, and accommodations to sleep 2 others, this is a must do for a couple or a family of 4. Take the chance, and "yacht it" on your next vacation stay in Manteo!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very clean and efficient

  • 5 of 5

So cozy and comfortable, very relaxing!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was a wonderful adventure.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent a week getting to know Manteo and the surrounding barrier islands. Of an evening we would retire to the Starry Banner to a comfortable romantic place nestled in the marina. A wonderful adventure for us.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Something differed and fantastic

  • 5 of 5

Starry Banner was a most wonderful adventure. I was surprised at how much room we had inside the yacth. I received a call before check in letting me know it was ready for our arrival. The beds were comfy and the towel luxury soft. We didn't use the stocked kitchen due to all the places in walking distance. Even the weather was great. Our truck broke down on our first evening. Sharon out hostess assisted us getting towed and then picked us up. She even offer to take us back when it was fixed. 5stars in all categories.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What a treat!

  • 5 of 5

This was the most unique vacation rental- and does not disappoint! Whether you are an experienced boater or a novice, this rental has everything you need to feel at home. There are clear instructions provided when you board and the owner is easily accessible for any questions you might otherwise have (although the informational booklet pretty much covers everything). It has a full galley (kitchen) to prepare meals aboard and linens and towels are included in the staterooms (bedrooms) and heads (bathrooms). Heat and AC are provided if needed, or you can enjoy the outdoors with a full view of the Manteo waterfront from the flybridge. It is located at the heart of the Manteo marina with easy access to the stores and restaurants along the waterfront. Even the residents of the dock are a joy to chat with! You must try this rental for an experience like no may never vacation on land again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Try something different!

  • 5 of 5

We saw this historical yacht on VRBO. At first, we weren't sure we wanted to stay on a boat. The more we thought about it, the more we thought it would be a neat experience. It was fantastic! We had a wonderful time visiting Manteo, the Outer Banks and making the Starry Banner our home away from home for five nights.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Outer Banks
Car: recommended

The Starry Banner is located in the Manteo Marina at Roanoke Island Festival Park.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday yacht in Historic District, North Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
11 Sep 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
blue grass festival
4 Oct 2017 - 7 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
Flat fee
15 Mar 2018 - 23 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
high season
24 May 2018 - 10 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee A$95.55 + Tax
Property Damage Protection A$75.17
Tax Rate 12.75%

book 6 nights and 7th is FREE
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linens for bedrooms and bath INCLUDED in rate
Credit cards accepted Cancellation policy: reservation fully refundable up to 30 days prior to arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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