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The Red Cardinal

The Red Cardinal

6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2.5 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2.5 baths

Embrace your dream of Ocracoke by surrounding yourself in historic elegance & charm. “The Red Cardinal”-a fully renovated 1912 family home with custom craftsmanship throughout; updated with modern amenities yet keeping its original character. The perfect retreat for privacy, romance, peace & quiet.


Wireless Internet
Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in time is 5PM - 2AM (next day)
Check out by 10AM


19 Reviews

Michael User Profile
May 2018
Absolutely wonderful place. Incredible location downtown, extremely well stocked kitchen and a huge screened in porch. The suite upstairs, especially the bathroom is luxurious. Martha was a great host.
Rachel User Profile
May 2018
Wouldn't want to stay anywhere else. Great location. Awesome home.
Eddie User Profile
April 2018
Wonderful home centrally located in the village. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. I am sure we will try to book Martha’s place again.
Rebecca User Profile
April 2018
If you are looking for a cozy comfortable cottage on Ocracoke, “The Red Cardinal”is the place. The cottage has been renovated with warm wood walls & stain glass features; furniture soft & comfy. Kitchen was well-stocked with appliances, dishes, utensils, etc. Perfect for steaming…
S. Douglas And Helen User Profile
S. Douglas And Helen
March 2018
We were unable to keep our reservation at Martha's place due to high winds disrupting the ferry schedule and a road closure. Martha alerted us to the situation early in the day which saved us some useless driving. Martha was very prompt in processing the needed details and we a…
Kristie User Profile
October 2017
Location is perfect and house is AMAZING!! Martha (our host) was quick to respond and made the process super easy. Can't wait to plan our next trip!
Beau User Profile
September 2017
Holy smokes this place was GREAT. The attention to detail in craftsmanship and design was second to none. This is forever our go to place on the island. Highly recommended.

Hosted by Martha

Ocracoke, North Carolina, United StatesJoined in March 2017
Martha User Profile
19 Reviews
Martha is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Ocracoke, NC, United States

Located on historic Howard Street, steps from Silver Lake Harbor, galleries, shops & restaurants.

Getting around

After arriving, you can park your car and walk, ride your bike, or rent a golf cart to get around our small village.

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