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May 24-31 Memorial Day Week, Beautiful Oceanfront, Private Heated Pool, Elevator

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House is beyond dune & sand covered 1 way street

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Last updated: 05/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Memorial Day week (May 24-31) is open and can have heated pool for very affordable vacation. That week is discounted to $3300, versus the $4600 peak rate. 9 of 10 "peak" weeks already booked. Repeat customers and new renters booked Pelican Watch at record numbers in 2014 and we already have 10 Summer weeks booked. Year-round Oceanfront home with Private HEATED Pool open March through Thanksgiving. House is luxurious, nicely decorated private oceanfront home with elevator built in 2008, now with repeat customers. Spring and Fall are great times to try out Pelican Watch at reduced prices. Enjoy the beach or curl up with book from our extensive library. Call owner for 'couples' and/or multi-week discounts. Solar blanket and southern exposure (now w/ heater/surcharge applies) will warm the private pool. Take a short walk over dunes to broad beach. Pelican Watch is named in honor of the brown pelicans who fly by on the updrafts from ocean winds off the dune-ridge along the beach.

House has 4 bedrooms, 3 facing oceanfront, 3.5 baths inside, & enclosed outside shower w/ hot/cold H2O. Glassed back deck off small sitting area on main living area offers privacy/protection from ocean breezes and great views of Lockwood Folly Inlet.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1800 sq. ft.
  • Details:

    Elevator : Elevator serves top floor which has one master bedroom, dining / living / kitchen. ...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    If you do smoke outside, properly dispose of cigarette butts, or have part of damage DEPOSIT taken. ...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Absolutely no pets allowed. Nothing personal, but firm policy....moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Level decking under house between elevator and pool area. Elevator serves top floor, w/ all services & 1 bedroom....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Oceanfront, lower floor (shares bath)...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Oceanfront, master suite, lower floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    Single Trundle bed, lower floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

    Oceanfront, master suite, top floor is served by elevator....moreless

  • Three of the four bedrooms are oceanfront with great ocean views and breezes. 1 double in 4th Bedroom w/trundle underneath....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Cable/Satellite TV (4): Main TV in living room has 200+/- cable, w/ Hi Definition. 3 TVs in 3 of the 4 bedrooms. Private Pool: Private fenced pool in area below two oceanfront decks. Watch ocean and kids in pool from decks/porches or step in pool. Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer: Boat /RV parking allowed. NO sleeping/housekeeping allow in RV. Elevator serves top floor only from ground level. Elevator helps with bringing in fresh local seafood and beverages to the kitchen. Serves dining, kitchen, living rm., one Master Bdrm. Covered Parking: Space for 2 to 4 cars under house. No Pets Allowed: Absolutely no pets allowed. Nothing personal, but firm policy. Smoking Not Allowed: If you do smoke outside, properly dispose of cigarette butts, or have part of damage DEPOSIT taken. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (4) Main TV in living room and others have 200+/- cable, w/ HiDefinition and premium channels. 3 of the 4-bedrooms have TVs. ...moreless

  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Oceanfront:

    House is raised very high, wonderful views from both floors, over limited-use one-way street, dunes to beach. Wooden cross-over across dunes about 125 ft from yard....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Dual-zone heat pump/ A/C...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    In unit...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    Space for 2 to 4 cars under house...moreless

  • Elevator:

    Elevator serves top floor which has one master bedroom, dining / living / kitchen. ...moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High-speed...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Linens available, you wash, dry & fold before departure. Or we have preferred provider who will deliver and pick-up for $10 per bed.....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living room and main level is on top floor. Great beach ocean views....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Boat / RV parking allowed. NO sleeping/housekeeping allow in RV (per town ordinance)...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided:

    If you use our towels, you launder and fold before check-out. We don't provide 'beach' towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Large front loader in unit...moreless

  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    Yes, High speed...moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Good supply. If you have a favorite knife or tool, bring it....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Good supply of dishes and utensils....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Refrig w/ ice & water in door, fully stocked w/ equipment, utensils, small appliances, spices, etc....moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Large porches/balconies on both floors (front/ocean side), small back deck on top floor....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    Decking under house...moreless

  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Private fenced pool in area below two oceanfront decks. Watch ocean and kids in pool from decks/porches or step in pool. Pool heat optional, varies by month. Open March to Thanksgiving....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Memorial Day Week Special
May 24 - May 31, 2015
4 night min stay
$550
$3,300

Changeover Day: Sunday

Last Peak, August 9-16
Aug 9 - Aug 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,500

Changeover Day: Sunday

Just-Past-Peak Savings
Aug 23 - Aug 29, 2015
4 night min stay
$750
$3,700

Changeover Day: Sunday

Labor Day week, Sep 6-13
Sep 6 - Sep 12, 2015
4 night min stay
$500
$2,500
September 13-20
Sep 13 - Sep 19, 2015
4 night min stay
$450
$2,300

Changeover Day: Sunday

September 27-Oct 4
Sep 27 - Oct 3, 2015
4 night min stay
$375
$2,000

Changeover Day: Sunday

Early October 4-18
Oct 4 - Oct 18, 2015
4 night min stay
$350
$1,900

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 12.75%

Notes:

This house and my other are personally owner managed by me, not a management company with unreasonable fees.

Supplemental Pool Heat at 82 degrees, pool heat rates decrease from $200 per week in April to $100 in May and $75 if desired in June

Dates available: Year Round

'Couples, 2-people, Multi-week, off-season discounts available

Rentals are generally Sunday-to-Sunday. Also some long weekends.

We accept personal checks or ACH or direct deposits into my BB&T accounts. We do NOT accept credit cards. Initial payment is due within 5 days covers 50% of rent. Balance of rent, plus taxes and refundable damage deposit due two weeks prior to check-in. Deposit typically refunded within 7-10 days.


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Last updated: 05/22/2015
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Location

Beautiful broad beach just across the dunes, high tide on Atlantic Ocean is about 150 feet off the 2 front decks. Private pool in fenced enclosure. Small back deck overlooks Lockwood Folly Inlet and large undeveloped parcel. 100 golf courses w/ in 50 miles.

Great broad beach right out front or enjoy the pool tucked in front of house. Parents can watch the kids in pool from pool decks or porches overlooking pool and beach.

Other Activities: Shelling, Sightseeing, Boating, Parasailing

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2008

About the owner: I grew up with a family beach house at Edisto Beach, SC. Love the Carolina coast. Holden Beach is not at all like Myrtle Beach. We built this house in 2008 and incorporated improvements on the design of our other very nice house, Hold-on-Beach, www.vrbo.com/114090. . We love the East-End of Holden Beach so much, we are now on our third house in the neighborhood. We designed and built Pelican Watch for long-term enjoyment and eventual retirement. Heated pool really extends pleasure to almost 9 months.

Why the Owner Chose Holden Beach:
Special design and open space, visually from glassed back deck to stunning ocean views from both living levels. Elevator serves top floor (main living level) from parking level. Inverted floor-plan. Private heated (optional) pool is open from March to Thanksgiving.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Pelican Watch is in very lightly developed area of east end of Holden Beach.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • House is beyond dune & sand covered 1 way street

    House is beyond dune & sand covered 1 way street

  • View over Pelican Watch, elevator, pool

    View over Pelican Watch, elevator, pool

  • Pool in yard, limited-use sand-covered 1way street

    Pool in yard, limited-use sand-covered 1way street

  • Looking across raised sitting area to back deck

    Looking across raised sitting area to back deck

  • Upstairs master bath

    Upstairs master bath

  • Lockwood Folly Inlet,  Point on East End of Holden Beach

    Lockwood Folly Inlet, Point on East End of Holden Beach

  • View to Southeast from top floor porch of Pelican Watch.

    View to Southeast from top floor porch of Pelican Watch.

  • Public stairs over dunes, then 1-way street, house

    Public stairs over dunes, then 1-way street, house

  • Sandcastle @ Pelican Watch

    Sandcastle @ Pelican Watch

  • Main living room on top floor to ocean, large deck

    Main living room on top floor to ocean, large deck

  • Interior, kitchen, dining, elevator door, etc.

    Interior, kitchen, dining, elevator door, etc.

  • Upstairs master with Queen. 1 of 3 oceanfront bedrooms.

    Upstairs master with Queen. 1 of 3 oceanfront bedrooms.

  • One of master bedrooms (upstairs).  3 BRS are oceanfront

    One of master bedrooms (upstairs). 3 BRS are oceanfront

  • Driftwood at Lockwood Folly Inlet. Nice walk from Pelican Watch.

    Driftwood at Lockwood Folly Inlet. Nice walk from Pelican Watch.

  • View from back deck to Lockwood Folly Inlet,

    View from back deck to Lockwood Folly Inlet,

  • Top floor porch, looking SE across limited-use 1-way street to stairs over dunes

    Top floor porch, looking SE across limited-use 1-way street to stairs over dunes

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/22/2015
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