Playtime Vacation Rental - Reviews and Comments

Check out our 5 star reviews on Google here, or read other feedback we have received below.


5 / 5 stars

We chose a different vacation rental every year - until we found Playtime! Everyone loves all the fun extras - and rainy days are still fun days. Most rentals are worn out and 'tired', but Playtime was fresh and clean - and when we came back this year, it was still fresh and clean. The owners really seem to take pride in this rental home!


5 / 5 stars

We could not have picked a better spot for our family reunion at the beach. Incredible kitchen with everything you could imagine--ice cream maker got a workout! Both shaded and open decks with spectacular view of ocean, dunes and even dolphins! Hot tub and pinball machine were great hits with the young adults. All rooms and amenities were clean and well-maintained, and gas grill was a major plus. Would not hesitate to recommend or stay again--it was an awesome experience!


5 / 5 stars

Awesome get together at Playtime!! Loved seeing the dolphins right in front of the house, wonderful swimming in the pool and soaking in the hot tub!


5 / 5 stars

Had a great time at Playtime and can't get over all the fun things to do. Never a dull moment. LOVED the Pirates of the Caribbean pinball machine. Had an AWESOME time.


5 / 5 stars

We all had a grand time again this year and have rebooked for [next year]. We loved all the new kitchen gadgets and the mini golf - FUN! As usual, we loved our stay at Playtime and we're already looking forward to next year!


5 / 5 stars

We're amazed at the time and effort you put into making your vacation rental a special place. We have never before received a thank you note from an owner! We had a truly great time at your house last month, and it's easily the best equipped vacation rental we've ever seen... Overall you have a really nice property, and it's clear that you put a lot of energy into it. Thanks for a great time at the beach!


5 / 5 stars

Best house yet! Loved the waffle cone maker - so fun. Really, really great home! Thanks - we had a blast.


5 / 5 stars

Your house was beautiful & equipped with so many dishes, silverware, etc - was so wonderful. The sound system by the pool was a surprise & we loved it!! We were all hooked on the pinball machine - so fun!! The weather was not the best and in spite of that we still had one of our best vacations ever!! Although the ride there was long (13 hours) it was definitely worth it. We had a wonderful time, the house and location is perfect!! We want to come & stay again next year - checking our schedules!!


5 / 5 stars

Our family thought the house was perfect - the best we've stayed in. We loved the "extras" in the kitchen and having the beach equipment.


4 / 5 stars

The house was great, we had a wonderful vacation, thank you.

(pinball...loved this.)


5 / 5 stars

We LOVED Playtime. It was the best beach vacation ever! As reported by all 15 guests.


5 / 5 stars

Had a ball - all 21 of us!


5 / 5 stars

Thank you for the beach chairs & the toys for the kids. Your house is amazing! We have enjoyed your home so much this week. We would be interested in booking it (again) thanks!


5 / 5 stars

Great house! We had a wonderful time & are looking forward to coming back [in October].


5 / 5 stars

I just wanted to let you know we had a wonderful time staying at Playtime last month! Usually when expectations are high, there is a chance of disappointment. The house was even more fabulous than the pictures. Such a comfortable, beautifully decorated home! This is the first family vacation since our kids have grown and it was perfect! The grandkids loved the bunkbeds, the movies, the toys, the pool and the beach. The guys loved the pinball. We all loved the comforts of the home. Emerald Isle is a beautiful location and we practically had the beach to ourselves. It couldn't have been more perfect. Thank you for being so thoughtful in providing all the amenities. We had waffles shaped like flowers -how cool is that?


5 / 5 stars

This was our first beach vacation and Playtime was perfect! We will use and recommend Playtime first.

Could not have been better!


5 / 5 stars

We definitely enjoyed the house... You had so much for the kids to enjoy and we enjoyed the well stocked kitchen!


5 / 5 stars

The Ocean Club Spa is fantastic...we'd like to use [Playtime] for our retreat next year..!!


4 / 5 stars

We had a wonderful time at this beautiful house. Fished in front of house--caught large flounder, spot, skates, mullet, pompino, blues, craoker, black drum. Best time of the year for fishing. Hope to be back soon.


5 / 5 stars

We were so sorry to see the week end - we loved every minute of our stay & will absolutely book another year. All of us became addicted to the pinball machine - couldn't pass without playing.

Isle of Palms in SC has usually been our beach destination, but about 4 years ago we tried Emerald Isle - loved it & decided to return this year. Now we not only feel we've found the ideal beach, but also the ideal house to make our week special. Thank you for sharing your lovely beach home with us - we had a ball!


5 / 5 stars

You will [see us again]! We want to come back next year, need to look at dates.


5 / 5 stars

As always, we had a GREAT TIME at Playtime once again. The cleaning crew you've hired is fabulous!!!! Playtime was sparkling clean everywhere - it was PERFECT!!!! We LOVE Playtime & you are certainly caring owners who do your best to provide everything vacationers could want or need.

...Thanks so much for everything...we're all eagerly looking forward to next September and our return to my beloved Emerald Isle paradise.


5 / 5 stars

LOVED the pinball machine and house!


5 / 5 stars

We really enjoyed our stay and found your house to be an excellent choice.

P.S. Our young folks really enjoyed the pinball machine, it's addictive!


5 / 5 stars

Just wanted to let you know everything was perfect. We had a wonderful time. Hopefully we can return [next year].


5 / 5 stars

It was wonderful. You have a beautiful house & setting - beautifully appointed.


4 / 5 stars

A wonderful oceanfront house and amenities - we would certainly consider Playtime next year.


5 / 5 stars

This house is by far the best we have ever vacationed in. Thank you - We had a wonderful week - Plan to rent again next year.


5 / 5 stars

The house was beautiful and the kids toys were such a nice, unexpected surprise!


5 / 5 stars

First and Foremost, your property was truly "Outstanding". We were astonished by the obvious care and thought you put into every detail!

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you...My entire family extends their gratitude for enabling us to have our first reunion in nearly 8 years in such a fantastic venue! Everyone said they can't wait to come back again. Same house, same time, same fun! We look forward to having another reunion...when we return from overseas...we can't wait to see what changes you make by then (hopefully not much) :)


5 / 5 stars

Thank you for providing such a wonderful atmosphere in your house. It has everything needed for a relaxing and comfortable week of vacation! We can't wait to return!


5 / 5 stars

Thank you so much for letting us use your home. It was even move spectacular than the pictures. My kids talk about our trip at least once a week. Words cannot express how excited we were to spend the week in your fabulous home.


5 / 5 stars

We had a wonderful time at Emerald Isle at your house... The pool and hot tub were cleaned midweek which was excellent service. We found your home to be very comfortable and spacious. Our family likes to move around but for our next beach vacation we will certainly consider Playtime.


5 / 5 stars

I received your questionnaire and appreciate the opportunity to comment. I have been coming to Emerald Isle for 21 years, it is one of my favorite places on earth. We look for a sandcastle on the beach with a pool and all of the amenities, which Playtime certainly has - we all LOVE your beach house!! In fact, we're signed up for the same week next fall....

...Again, thank you for your interest in our comments and we're all looking forward to our week at Playtime next September.


5 / 5 stars

We found everything to be well stocked and to have all the amenities and space a large family would want for a week.

We had a great time at your house. I hope you won't change much because we really like the house the way it is.


5 / 5 stars

This home was one of the nicest (style wise & amenities) we have been in, in over 20 years of coming to EI.