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GRANDE RITZ PALM Exterior

Carolina Dunes in Duck Waterfront. UNQUESTIONABLY ONE OF THE MOST LUXURIOUS ESTATE HOMES ON THE EASTERN COAST. Look below for information on the ALL-INCLUSIVE EVENT PACKAGE . Exclusive Properties by Lane, Five Star, Five Diamond. 8 Master Suites with Private Baths, 1 additional full bath, 4 half-baths. Only a 4 minute walk to the ocean access.

NEW FOR 2015 - WEDDINGS AND SPECIAL EVENTS - number of guests is being increased to 150 and black linens are now an option! All-inclusive services with your weekly rental fee in 2015 include a special event fee; place settings for up to 150 guests (dinner and salad plate, soup bowl, champagne flute, water goblet and silverware); set up and break down of the tables and chairs for the reception; cocktail hour pub tables; waterfront ceremony chair set-up and breakdown; after event cleaning service and seven night stay. The all-inclusive package saves you valuable time and money on your Outer Banks Wedding. The cost to rent tables, chairs, linens, place settings, and set-up / break down / delivery could cost over $5,000. This, plus the savings on a typical event fee of $2,500 allows Wedding couples to save over $7,500 with the All-Inclusive Event Package


The Lanes invite you to experience a one-of-a-kind vacation with family and friends in their luxury estate, inspired by the Trump Mar-a-Lago. This fabulous waterfront estate on the Currituck Sound features approximately 11,000 sq ft of luxurious living space, is in Duck Village, and has every amenity you and your family have come to expect from the Lanes and many more that you've only dreamt of. Your family and friends will always cherish your once-in-a-lifetime vacation week in the this palatial estate, featuring 8 Master Suites with Private Baths, an Exquisite Great Room, Regal Dining Rooms with Stunning Waterfront Sunsets, Library, Theater Room, Recreation Room, Gentleman's Sports Bar, Fitness Room, and a Private Recording Studio (coming soon). Experience the Unforgettable Panoramic Waterfront Sunset views with 200 feet of Waterfront Pier and Gazebo, and a winding walkway with arbor and beautiful sandy beach. Rich in detail, with Spanish Tile Roofing, Cast Stone balusters, stone decking throughout, Stone Columns with Corinthian Capitals, lavish Old World Finishes and furnishings, Custom Italian Marble throughout, Custom made Mosaic Inlays, Unsurpassed Exceptional Architectural Detail, Original Hand-painted Murals and Trump L'oeil, Original Oil Paintings, Scrolled Iron Balusters and State-of-the-Art Electronics throughout the interior and exterior.
Your Dream Vacation begins as you enter this Extraordinary Signature Lane Estate Home through the Custom Stone and Wrought Iron Gates. The Entire Estate is filled with lush tropical landscaping. An Elegant Four Tier Stone Fountain creates the center piece for the Estate. The Spanish Tile Roof and Ancient Stone Exterior only hint at the beautiful interior finishes.

Entering through the hand-carved solid Honduran Mahogany Wood Double Doors, you are greeted with a Dual Winding Staircase that is perfect for a Fairytale Wedding descent, Italian Marble Flooring, Exotic Bamboo Cane Treads, and Bronze and Gold Balusters. Renowned John Richard Lighting and Hand-painted Columns and Arches at all entryways guide you from room to room. You'll be stunned by the Gorgeous Custom touches and finishes to include Marble Flooring with Custom made mosaic inlays in the Kitchen, Breakfast Room, Dining Room, Great Room, Bathrooms, Sports Bar and Rec Room; the Imported Bamboo Flooring in the Library, the Hand-painted Murals, the Custom Archways and Corinthian Columns, Custom Cabinetry, Solid Wood 18-panel Doors, Wall-mounted Touch Screen Electronic Controls, Stone Balustrades, Tray, Barrel, Dome and Handcrafted Coffered Ceilings, Stained Oak raised panel Wainscoting with three piece chair rail, Exotic Stone Countertops, Beautiful Expansive floor to ceiling Windows with exceptional detail, Priceless Hand-painted Mural throughout the Glass Elevator shaft, Four Fireplaces; two with Old World Stone Surrounds, two see-through with Marble Finishes, Onyx Flooring, Interior faux block walls with Old World Finish.

Three of the Lavish Master Suites have Private Sitting Areas partitioned by Elaborate Hand Painted Arches and Columns to include Tray Ceilings with Murals and Deck Access. Beds include 6 Kings, 2 Queens and 2 Doubles with Simmons Beauty Rest Pillow top Mattresses, Down Gusseted Pillows, Down Blanket and 3-Sheet Bedding. High end furnishings by Ambella, Royal Patina; Custom Luxury Handmade Silk bedding by renowned Ruby Collection, John Richard; Glass Block Showers Jacuzzi Tubs, See through Fireplaces, Full Body massage Steam Showers and Split-face Tumbled Marble.

The Lanes have spared no expense in bringing you the ultimate in today's audio/video technology. When you stay at the Grande Ritz Palm, you will enjoy the very best in high definition images on LCD TVs, Plasma TVs, and our jaw dropping 119" Projection Screen. Music is available throughout the entire house and exterior, powered by Russound to include Uno and Abus Keypads with six different sources for music, individual volume control and selection ranging from XM satellite, CD Changer, Karaoke, FM Tuner, Ipod; paging via telephone is included to accommodate each interior room and exterior living space. Main masters include 42" plasmas with surround sound and are controlled via pronto customized touch screens.

The Theater includes state-of-the-art custom programmed wall touch screens, lutron custom lighting controls, touch screen prontos, fiber optic twinkling star field tray ceilings, custom Crafted Cabinetry, Berkline Oversized Theatre Chairs, 119" projection sceen , iPod input, Karaoke, PS2,CD, DVD. For all of you professional or up-and-coming recording artists, in the near future, we will be providing a recording studio. You will be able to make demo tracks of your next big hit or make music to distribute to your friends and family. The studio will have Wireless Microphones, a Keyboard, and room for an instrument or two of your own. Are you the next American idol? This will be your chance to find out.


The Gentleman's Sports Bar displays meticulous attention to detail; featuring stained hand Coffered Ceiling Trump L'oeil Dome; Electronics include in-wall Touch Screens featuring Plasma viewing on four 25" + screen with options to view same program on each or different programs at the same time. Options include internet, karaoke using cordless microphones, DVD, CD, XM Radio, HD cable, Security Viewing in Color of four areas at once or shown separately. Sports Bar Kitchenette features a raised bar, barstools by Ambella, Stainless Steel appliances such as refrigerator, Ice Maker, dishwasher, built in microwave and Wine Captain. Furnishings include a dark Mahogany Billiard Table with Ball and Claw Legs, Persian Rug, Game table, Pub Table, Highland house Custom Leather chairs.

The Recreation Room has features similar to the features in the Sports Bar; In-wall Touch Screens, Billiard Table, Game table, Pub tables, Foosball Table, and kitchenette with wet bar, refrigerator, Ice Maker, Dishwasher, and built in microwave.

The Fitness Area includes In-wall mounted LCD, Crossbow, Gazelle, Hand weights, Music Control by Uno Keypads.

The Library is richly appointed with detailed architectural craftsmanship: Touch Screens, Stone Gas Fireplace, Built in 42" Plasma with Surround Sound, Desk areas finished with Natural Onyx, High Speed Internet.

Elegant Great Room features high end designer sofas by Highland House; a name synonymous with fine, classic upholstery, renowned for impeccable tailoring, unique antique inspired designs and distinctive old world finishes. Details include signature custom faux painted arches, columns, Corinthian capitals and pedestals finished with hand painted murals; ledges filled with sagos, ferns; Original oil paintings with elaborate baroque framing; 50"+ built in plasma featuring surround sound and in wall custom programmed touch screen and/or pronto touch screen include choice of internet, karaoke, security cameras, CD, XM satellite, DVD, HD cable, favorite.

Grand Dining and Gourmet Kitchen includes Marble, Travertine ,Signature Custom Mosaic Inlays; Persian rugs; Venicia Dining tables and chairs with hand carved legs and posts, offer European grace on a grand scale; chairs and bar stools are custom upholstered with the finest upholstery; Weather Station; gorgeous cabinetry includes fluted, beaded and rope trim accents, rosettes, grape corbels, acanthus overlays, Romanesque crown molding, raised, arched panels, custom crafted faux painted arched panels, mullion glass doors, plywood, dovetail drawers, solid Marble, Porcelain under mount sinks imported from Italy; appliances include two side by side refrigerators with water and ice dispensers, two cook tops(one Viking Gas), two dishwashers, icemaker, double ovens, built-in microwave, warming drawer.

Garages are complete with HVAC, painted drywall, trim, painted flooring, ceiling fans, wall mounted LCD, security, Uno keypads, ping-pong.

The Lush Outdoor Living Area Features a Custom Designed Infinity Pool (44 x 22) with Built-in Hot Tub and Swim-up Bar, Fiber Optic Lights, complete with Columns, Flower-filled Urns, Fountains are finished with Travertine and Marble Complimented by an Exterior Dual Winding Stone Staircase and custom Built Stone Fountain. Signature Lane Pool House with Sauna, Wet Bar includes Commercial Ice Maker and refrigerator, Full Bathroom, Cast Stone Sun Deck, Large Gas Grill, and Stone Gas Fireplace with built in TV above allows for impressive outdoor entertaining and relaxation.

Land your Sailboat, Wave Runner, Kayak, Parasail or just enjoy the sun on your very own Private, Sandy Beach lined with palm trees. Take a leisurely stroll to the Waterfront along a Winding Walkway through Lush Tropical Landscaping gracefully adorned with Accent Lighting. Gather at the Gazebo to enjoy the view, find romance, and create some very special memories. It's awesome during the day and unforgettable at night.


2014 WEDDINGS AND SPECIAL EVENTS WELCOME . This home is being offered at an unbelievable weekly rate. This rate includes event fees and event set up for any rental upon request. Event setup includes place setting for 125 guests, to include tables and chairs. A $2000 security deposit is required.

NEW FOR 2015 - WEDDINGS AND SPECIAL EVENTS - number of guests is being increased to 150! All-inclusive services with your weekly rental fee in 2015 include a special event fee; place settings for up to 150 guests (dinner and salad plate, soup bowl, champagne flute, water goblet and silverware); set up and break down of the tables and chairs for the reception; cocktail hour pub tables; waterfront ceremony chair set-up and breakdown; after event cleaning service and seven night stay.

Friday to Friday rental. The owner has requested a firm check in time of 4pm.

Premium White Glove Cleaning Service

NO PETS, NO SMOKING. The fireplaces are only available from November 1st - April 30th.

Multiple beach accesses throughout subdivision. Four minute walk to closest beach access.

The light-up pool cover photos come from a wedding that occurred in 2013, and is not part of the amenities of the home. A pool cover can be ordered from outside vendors.

For more information please see our All Inclusive Weddings brochure. Testimonials: What an amazing, magical and memorable time here at the Grande Ritz Palm! We had the best, most beautiful wedding, we couldn't have ever asked for anything more. Miguel was also wonderful and very helpful. Thank you Bill, Kim and Stephanie Lane for opening up your gorgeous home for us. We hope to be back one day. Thanks again!
-Mr. and Mrs. Herman
We had an awesome week! Everything was PERFECT! Thank you so much for allowing us to have the wedding of our dreams here. It was a magical time that we will never forget! May every wedding guests here after share the same weather, laughter, tears of joy, and memories that we did. Both of us pictured the wedding of our dreams and it exceeded all expectations. This was a fantastic way to start the rest of our lives. Thanks to all who made the trip and celebrated with us. The bar was definitely set high! -Mr. & Mrs. Bell "Thank you for sharing your exquisite home with my family. You have exceptional taste. Your beautiful home and surroundings have provided an extraordinary surrounding for my ceremony and reception - making it even more special and fabulous. All of us, including my guests, were "in love" with everything around us and to top it all off - what picture-perfect SUNSETS! My wedding was a dream and your home has made it possible to all come true. We are forever gracious and appreciative of our time here. Thank you again". -Veronica and Tim "We're thankful and blessed to have had the opportunity to share the wedding day of our dreams at your exquisite home on the sound! It was the perfect setting for a day (and week prior) that will always be remembered as perfectly beautiful. Each of you made us as the bridge and groom, our family and guests feel special through your southern hospitality, wedding preparation coordinationm and hand-on/day-of set up. Each detail at the Grande Ritz Palm was better than we could have dreamed." -Mr. and Mrs. Mead "Thank you so much for welcoming us into your beautiful home! It was PERFECT for our wedding ceremony and reception. Every inch of this home is so exquisite and in beautiful taste!" -Jonathan and Christy "The weather was perfect and the sunsets were breathtaking every night. We will remember this week at this amazing home forever!" -Mr. and Mrs. Smith

"GRANDE RITZ PALM" Rental Availability

There are 9 Weeks available to rent. Clicking on the reserve button below will take you to the Carolina Designs Realty website.

Available Rental Week Weekly Base Rent Reserve
Friday, May 08, 2015 $13,900.00 Reserve
Friday, June 12, 2015 $15,900.00 Reserve
Friday, June 19, 2015 $15,900.00 Reserve
Friday, June 26, 2015 $16,900.00 Reserve
Friday, July 03, 2015 $17,900.00 Reserve
Friday, July 17, 2015 $17,900.00 Reserve
Friday, August 07, 2015 $17,900.00 Reserve
Friday, August 28, 2015 $15,900.00 Reserve
Friday, October 16, 2015 $12,900.00 Reserve

Amenities

Soundfront
Bedrooms: 8
Full Baths: 9
Half Baths: 3
Heated Pool: Yes
Hottub: Yes
Elevator: Yes
Theater Room: Yes
Free Internet: Yes


Period Weekly Rent
1/3 - 5/8/14 $16500
5/9 - 5/15/14 $14500
5/16 - 5/22/14 $16500
5/23 - 6/5/14 $18500
6/6 - 6/26/14 $16500
6/27 - 7/3/14 $18750
7/4 - 7/10/14 $20750
7/11 - 7/17/14 $16750
7/18 - 7/24/14 $18750
7/25 - 7/31/14 $16750
8/1 - 8/14/14 $18750
8/15 - 8/21/14 $16500
8/22 - 10/16/14 $14500
10/17/14 - 1/1/15 $16500
1/2 - 4/30/15 $19900
5/1 - 5/7/15 $12900
5/8 - 5/14/15 $13900
5/15 - 5/21/15 $19900
5/22 - 5/28/15 $16900
5/29 - 6/4/15 $17900
6/5 - 6/11/15 $13900
6/12 - 6/25/15 $15900
6/26 - 7/2/15 $16900
7/3 - 7/23/15 $17900
7/24 - 7/30/15 $19900
7/31 - 8/13/15 $17900
8/14 - 8/20/15 $16900
8/21 - 9/10/15 $15900
9/11 - 9/17/15 $13900
9/18 - 11/5/15 $12900
11/6 - 12/31/15 $19900