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The Top Shelf: A Literary Loft

Yes, we have giant-size tiles for the game board
2 reviews
Yes, we have giant-size tiles for the game board
Stairway to inspiration courtesy of NC Authors
Have another couple joining you? The living room goes from day....
.... to dream time?
Custom built shower
Beautiful Queen Brass Bed
... the typewriter stand ready for the moment of inspiration
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Wilmington, North Carolina
The Top Shelf: A Literary Loft
is a project of Old Books on Front St.
The carefully curated lodging above
Wilmington's Iconic Family Owned Bookstore

We feature a giant sized scrabble board with tiles in the living room, stained glass throughout, a typewriter (for inspiration), and books by NC Writers.
Listing #FKN7470978
About the Owner
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:67%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

What's not to love about this bibliophile's paradise? A giant Scrabble board, a bookstore just under foot, custom stained glass windows with literary tableaus to light your stay. And that's not to mention wonderfully updated amenities and a proprietor who bends over backwards to make...More

Thank Laura L
Old B, VR Owner at The Top Shelf: A Literary Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016

Thank you Laura! We loved having you and Paul stay!

Reviewed 8 August 2016

The apartment was beautiful and creative. I was there with a friend for a full weekend to attend a wedding. Waking up in the main bedroom, you are surrounded by stained-glass murals of books on shelves as the morning sun filters through the large windows...More

Thank Seth P
Old B, VR Owner at The Top Shelf: A Literary Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Thank you so much, Seth! We are so glad you were the first guest!

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Housekeeping Included
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No Smoking. No Flames. We are a bookstore with over 2 miles of books. There is absolutely no smoking of any kind (including vapeing or e-cigs) on the property. Nor are candles or...
    1 Shower
    2 Kings
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: £152 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: £38 / stay - Fee
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