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Gorgeous Villa, Pool, Wifi--Walk to Everything!

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First house on the Left--2 levels of living with parking underneath

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Last updated: 12/16/2014
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  • Pets considered:No
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Turtle Bay townhome description

Best Value! Gorgeous, Walk to Beach, Water View!
Location! Every amenity you want!

**All inclusive Flat rate -- NO CLEANING OR LINEN FEES**

Folly Beach/Charleston is the ideal winter getaway.

This is a great value for a gorgeous 3 Bedroom, 3 bathroom, Turtle Bay townhome on the Folly River with a gorgeous (partial)view, sunsets, dock, and pool-just 20 steps from the front door. It is 1600 square feet on 2 levels with a garage and carport. A very nice, private screened porch with outdoor dining table, lounge chair, and seating, as well as a sunning porch with lounge chairs off the master bedroom. Each bedroom has its own private bathroom.

*Five Blocks to the Beach and Center Street shops and restaurants.*

*15-20 minutes to downtown Charleston*

The home is a very nice, newer (2003), nicely and comfortably furnished, Fully Equipped from the blender to the linens with nice extras like 36 inch HDTV with cable and TIVO/DVR, DVD, VCR, high speed internet with wireless connectivity, washer/dryer, pool and dock, screened porch and sunning porch. The house and pool are landscaped beautifully with flowers and Palmetto trees, giving it a great tropical vacation feel year-round. Email for more photos and information!

Everything you could want to do nearby: beach, fishing, water sports, downtown Charleston, Historic Plantations, fabulous restaurants (even one right next door), serenity and relaxation. A Folly/Charleston combo vacation can't be beat. Best of beach and city vacation all in one. **Boat slip available for rent--please inquire.

Professionally cleaned. Linens and towels included. At no charge to you like other rentals.

The house is fully equipped with special extras to make your stay easier and more enjoyable, with added benefits like condiments in the refrigerator, spice rack, coffee filters, soap, laundry detergent, etc. Those little things that you find in a real home that save you the trouble of having to bring or buy them. This is island living and all its charm. Tranquility and luxury combine to ease you into a slower pace of life. Enjoy the natural surroundings from the private decks, watch the sunset from a hammock swing on the dock, or walk to the beach.

Activities: Folly Beach or the Edge of America, as it is often referred to by locals, is 6 miles of sandy beach that is perfect for swimming, surfing, shelling, boating, parasailing or bike riding. The 1000 foot fishing pier provides a perfect place to view the ocean. Public clay tennis and basketball courts with an awesome playground in full view so you can watch your children while you play tennis is only 1 mile away on East Erie. Nearby James Island County park offers kayaking, bicycle and paddle boat rentals, roller-blading, a climbing wall and a large water park.

Historic Charleston is a short 15 minute drive. This beautiful city of charm and grace offers horse drawn carriage rides, tours of antebellum mansions and stately southern gardens, gourmet dining, museums, antiquing, and walking tours that take you back in time. Take a boat to Fort Sumter to learn about the start of the civil war. A short drive from Charleston are impressive plantation homes and gardens. Golf courses available within a short drive. Folly Beach and Charleston offer a kind of beauty and experience that is unforgettable.

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Property Type

      • Townhome

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:

                No smoking allowed even on porches outside. Deposit will not be returned if there is any evidence of smoking....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed:

                Homeowners Association does not allow pets for short-term renters. Long term renters (one month or longer) may rent with a dog on a case by case basis....moreless

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Bedroom 2

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              • Bedroom 3

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              • Convertible bed(s)

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              • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2). All sorts of baby equipment is available for rent at babysaway.com. They will make arrangements to have it waiting for you at the house. Futons (1) Pretty futon sofa in 3rd bedroom converts to a bed. ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • One bike, 6 beach chairs, usually an umbrella, 3 sizes of Boogie boards, one kids floatie toy and other beach toys available for your use. Awesome public playground, tennis and basketball courts about a mile away. I'll be happy to send you photos....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Music Library:

                    Cable T.V. has Music Channels for a wide variety of music...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    (2) 42' wide screen HDTV with DVR, VCR. Second flat screen wall mounted TV in Master bedroom with built in DVD player. Third t.v. in second bedroom with DVD player....moreless

                  • VCR
                  • Video Library:

                    A few good videos in the Entertainment Center...moreless

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing

                  Location Type

                      • Water View:

                        Partial view of the Folly River, sailboats, etc. Gorgeous. Great for sunsets on the dock. **The house is on Folly Island proper--not across the bridge....moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Basketball Court
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Parasailing
                      • Sailing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      Dining

                          • Dining Area

                          General

                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Broadband Access
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Telephone:

                            Local calls free and free incoming calls with answering machine....moreless

                          • Towels Provided:

                            six sets of bath/hand towels and wash cloths. No beach towels....moreless

                          • Washing Machine
                          • Wireless Internet

                          Kitchen

                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen:

                            fully equipped -- from blender to spice rack....moreless

                          • Microwave
                          • Refrigerator

                          Outside

                          • Balcony
                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Gazebo:

                            on the dock with hammock swings and a porch swing!...moreless

                          • Lanai / Gazebo
                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Payment Type

                          • Amex
                          • Mastercard
                          • Visa

                          Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool:

                            Turtle Bay is a cozy townhome community of 30 homes in a cul-de-sac arrangement on the Folly River. We share a very pretty pool--just steps form the front door-- set right on the river with beautiful views and a dock with a Pavillion, hammock and porch swings for watching the sunset and dolphins....moreless

                          • Jetted Tub
                           

                          Reviews

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                          Sept thru April 1............................ $950 week   $200/night   $1900/month
                          April 1 to June 7.......................... $250/night   $1500/week   $2800/month
                          June 7-21..............................$1600/week -- Low early summer rate!
                          June 21 to August 9...............$1700/week (no weekend or partial week rentals)
                          August 9 to 30............................$1500/week, 
                          Labor Day Weekend.....................$1000
                          *No Extra Fees. Cleaning and Linens Included.*
                          $300 Refundable security deposit additional
                          

                          Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                          Last updated: 12/16/2014
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                          Location

                          0.5 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          0.4 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Lost Dog Cafe

                          Car: Recommended

                          Awesome public playground, tennis and basketball courts about a mile away. I'll be happy to send you photos.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2003

                          About the owner: I went to Folly Beach for a vacation in 2002 and refused to leave!! I quit my job and bought this beautiful house. There are many people on Folly with similar stories. Crazy but true. After 3 years I had to return to Washington for work. Now, I share the house with others and visit as often as I can.

                          Why the Owner Chose Turtle Bay:
                          I came to Folly Beach for a vacation in 2002 and I bought this house before I left. I went home, quit my job and moved here. Yes, that sounds very nutty, but if you start talking to the locals, you will find that my story is not unusual. Unfortunately, after 3 blissful years loving every minute of Folly and Charleston with all their charms and making many friends in this friendly tight-knit community, I had to return to Washing DC. Now, I share my favorite place in the world with others and visit every chance I get.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
                          Sunset and dolphin watching from the floating dock in the evening is one of my favorite things to do. I also LOVE the great restaurants that I can walk to and friendly island atmosphere. Blue Restaurant in the Holiday in is new and my new favorite. It's incredible to stop in for something refreshing or lunch on the deck in the day time or to dine in the gorgeous, uniquely designed interior with beautiful views for dinner. I LOVE going to the Lost Dog for breakfast every morning--and it is only 3 blocks from my house!


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                          • First house on the Left--2 levels of living with parking underneath

                            First house on the Left--2 levels of living with parking underneath

                          • Kitchen -- fully equipped, including spice rack, coffee filters and fixings

                            Kitchen -- fully equipped, including spice rack, coffee filters and fixings

                          • 2nd bedroom with its own full bathroom (new queen bed)

                            2nd bedroom with its own full bathroom (new queen bed)

                          • Pool

                            Pool

                          • Living room

                            Living room

                          • Master Bedroom with Sunning porch, Jetted tub and separate shower (New King bed)

                            Master Bedroom with Sunning porch, Jetted tub and separate shower (New King bed)

                          • 3rd bedroom with desk, printer/copier/fax machine and internet and wifi

                            3rd bedroom with desk, printer/copier/fax machine and internet and wifi

                          • dolphins play at sunset near the dock!

                            dolphins play at sunset near the dock!

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                          Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

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                          3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

                          View calendar: Updated 12/16/14
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                          Member since: 2007
                          Speaks: english
                          • Response time: Within a few days
                          • Response rate: 70%
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/16/2014
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                          (202) 596-7697 (Washington DC, USA)

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