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Luxury Ocean View Home with Private Pool

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1 Mickeys Alley, - Front Elevation of Home


Last updated: 09/03/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Harbor Island house description


Casa del Mar, our elegant yet comfortable home with private pool, is a 2-3 minute walk to the beach. It provides a tranquil escape and is ideal for family gatherings and entertaining. It is located in a quiet neighborhood on a large lot with beautiful landscaping. The rooms are bright and spacious and many have magnificent views of the ocean, sound or marsh.

There are warm heart pine floors throughout, 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, a huge master suite and luxury bath. The first level has an open floor plan with kitchen, dining and great room and one bedroom. There is also a private bath on this level which accesses the pool.

The elevated private pool and large deck can be accessed from all of these rooms and there is lots of room and privacy for everyone. The kitchen has stainless steel upgraded appliances, granite counters and beautiful cabinetry. There is a dining room adjacent to the kitchen that can accommodate eight people comfortably. The dining room and living room lead to a covered porch with ocean views.

This level also features a bedroom that sleeps 2 and overlooks the pool. There is also a queen-size pull-out sofa in the living room.

Casa del Mar has surround sound in every room and on the pool deck.

The living room has a 50 inch flat-screen TV and DVD player. The full-size washer and dryer are located on the upper level and a freezer is on the garage level.

The second level features the master suite, plus one additional bedroom. The master bedroom has a king-size bed, walk-in closet, 50 inch flat-screen TV with DVD player, and luxury bath with whirlpool tub, his/her vanities and separate shower enclosure. There is a covered porch off the master suite.

The third bedroom has its own private bath and a covered porch, and sleeps four with a double bed and one set of twin bunk beds. It faces West and the sunsets are to die for.

Harbor Island is ideal for watching the dolphins and shrimp boats, walking, biking, crabbing or just lazing around.

There is a pool and racquet club and tennis courts within a five-minute walk from the house. The beach is 2.5 miles of white sand and the ocean is calm. Casa del Mar also comes with use of a private golf cart for exploring the island.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Twenty-Five years. ...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:


              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Bedroom 1


              • Bedroom 2


              • Bedroom 3


              • Convertible bed(s)


              • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1) There is a Pack and Play stored in the walk-in closet in the master suite. Also a booster chair. , Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)...moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Music Library
              • Satellite / Cable:

                (2) Two 50' flat screen TVs....moreless

              • Stereo
              • Video Library


              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

                  • Fitness Center

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Shuffleboard
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beach View:

                    Beach walkway is directly opposite home and is a two minute walk....moreless

                  • Ocean View:

                    The ocean or Harbor Sound is visible from all upstairs and some of the downstairs....moreless

                  • Water View

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis


                      • Dining Area


                      • Air Conditioning:

                        Two Zones...moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        Full Size...moreless

                      • Covered Parking:

                        Two car garage and parking for two cars in driveway Four car maximum. Absolutely no cars may be parked on the street....moreless

                      • Garage:

                        Room for two cars and golf cart...moreless

                      • Linens Provided:

                        Extra linens are located in the linen closet in MBR...moreless

                      • Parking Off Street:


                      • Telephone:

                        (2) Local calls only....moreless

                      • Washing Machine:

                        Washer and Dryer are located on the bedroom level. Full Size...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet:

                        WI-FI is at house....moreless


                      • Cooking Utensils:

                        Two sets of cooking utensils and cutlery. Top of the line....moreless

                      • Dishwasher:

                        Asko stainless steel...moreless

                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Viking Stove, SubZero Refrigerator, Freezer is in the garage level. Asko dishwasher....moreless

                      • Microwave:

                        Located under the counter in kitchen....moreless

                      • Refrigerator:

                        Extra Large Subzero stainless steel...moreless


                      • Balcony:

                        Three are three porches, one of MBR, one of Dining Room and one off upper guest bedroom. One guest bedroom overlooks the pool....moreless

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Two places. Pool deck or front porch....moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Payment Type

                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        There is a large pool within two minutes from the home along with a baby pool. Very nice pool and clubhouse....moreless

                      • Private Pool:

                        Our pool is located on our deck. It is very private. Not too large but very comfortable. We have been swimming in the middle of winter....moreless

                      • Jetted Tub


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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Aug 30 - Nov 28, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      Nov 29 - Mar 28, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $1,900 $3,000
                      Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2014
                      7 night min stay

                      flat fee
                      New Year's
                      Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      flat fee
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Property Damage Protection $69
                      • Cleaning Fee $200
                      • Parking Pass $50
                      • Tax Rate 10%


                      One car pass is included in weekly rentals. Additional car passes are $50 each. Maximum of three cars allowed. Car passes are not included with daily rentals.

                      Fall and winter rates are all inclusive.

                      A $500 deposit is required within a week to hold the reservation. The balance is due 60 days prior to arrival. Checks, Visa, MasterCard and Discover accepted. Additional 3% charge on credit cards.

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                      Harbor Island is 14 miles from Beaufort, SC. It is also a 45 minute drive to Hilton Head and one hour to Savannah. Charlston is an hour and a half away. We have 2.5 miles of a white sand beach here at Harbor and the seas are gentle. Sit and sun and on the beach and watch the shrimp boats and dophins pass by. The kids will love it. Free access to beach and racquet club, free use of golf cart


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2002

                      About the owner: My husband and I currently live in the busy Washington, DC metro area. Actually in Alexandria, Virginia. We hunted for years for a second home and could never find anything that quite fit. We were invited by friends to Harbor Island, SC and from the first time my husband and I stepped foot on the island, we fell in love with it. We were amazed by the 2.5 of silver sand beach, which is never crowded; the beautiful palm trees and vegetation and the myriad of colorful homes throughout the island. It reminded us of Barbados. We knew that one day we wood purchase a home here. Our family, both the young and young at heart love the calm ocean, the beach and watching the shrimp boats and dolphins. We hope that one day you will visit and see for yourself.

                      Why the Owner Chose Harbor Island:
                      We chose Harbor Island because of the beach, the tranquility of the area and also because if its location. It is situated between Charleston, SC and Savannah Georgia two of the most historic cities in the South. Notwithstanding that Beaufort, SC has many colorful and historic sites.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      We enjoy the peace and quiet of the area; the low country food and the weather. There is always an ocean breeze at our home and we are never hot and uncomfortable. We also enjoy the many varieties of birds which choose to nest in the area, including egrets, herons and pelicans. There are also numerous smaller birds who visit. Namely, humming birds, chickadees, cardinals and buntings.

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                      Speaks: english

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                      • 1 Mickeys Alley, - Front Elevation of Home

                        1 Mickeys Alley, - Front Elevation of Home

                      • Dining room

                        Dining room

                      • Master bedroom

                        Master bedroom

                      • Bedroom


                      • Private pool

                        Private pool

                      • View of Marsh

                        View of Marsh

                      • Sunset view of beach

                        Sunset view of beach

                      • Ocean view from master bedroom

                        Ocean view from master bedroom

                      • Great room

                        Great room

                      • Kitchen


                      • Master bath

                        Master bath

                      • Third bedroom

                        Third bedroom

                      • Additional view of living area

                        Additional view of living area

                      • Beach at Harbor Island

                        Beach at Harbor Island

                      • Main Pool

                        Main Pool

                      • Landscaping and back of house

                        Landscaping and back of house

                      VRBO #232229

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                      This listing was first published here in 2009.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, October 14, 2014

                      $300 - $325 per night (USD)

                      3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                      Member since: 2009
                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated: 09/03/2014
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