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Beautiful Gull Cottage by the Sea - Lovely 3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bath Home Sleeps 6-8

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Welcome to Gull Cottage, on a cul de sac, great views of marsh, close to beach!

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Last updated: 08/21/2014

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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Harbor Island house description

Gull Cottage
Welcome to our slice of heaven, Gull Cottage, a great beach house approximately 150 yds. from the ocean and pristine private beaches! Located in the private, gated community of Harbor Island, just 15 mins. from historic Beaufort SC, we are a waterview home at the end of a small cul-de-sac with the marsh and river on one side of us and the ocean at the other end of the street. Gull Cottage overlooks expansive marshes teeming with wildlife and the tranquil Harbor River. Our deck is the best spot on the island each evening to witness some of the most dramatic sunsets you will ever see!

Gull Cottage is a 3 BR/2.5 BA home that sleeps 6-8.

The master bedroom has a king size bed, walk-in closet, armoire with TV (satellite channels) and private bath with double vanities and an oversized shower. There is a porch directly off the master bedroom that overlooks the tidal creek and marshes.

The second guestroom has a queen-sized bed with bay window, and the third guestroom has 2 twin beds plus a trundle pullout(the trundle pullout is recommended only for a small child). The second and third guestrooms share a full size hall bath.

In the Great Room, there are 2 full sized sofas . With an overstuffed chair in the Great Room there is plenty of comfortable seating. The Great Room also has a large TV, satellite and DVD. The dining room table seats 6-8 and there is additional seating for 3 at the breakfast bar.

Gull Cottage was professionally decorated. The house comes with all linens provided (except personal beach towels) and the house is professionally cleaned after each rental at no charge to you.

Harbor Island~~~
Harbor Island is a 1700-acre island about 15 miles east of Beaufort SC directly on the Atlantic Ocean and is a private gated community with over 2 miles of private beaches. We are a very friendly, family-oriented island.

The Harbor Island Beach & Tennis Club is a short walk from the house and has an oversized pool, kiddie pool, tennis courts, fitness center, weight room, playground, volleyball court, snack bar, and basketball area.

Harbor Island, for those who haven’t experienced it before, is a welcomed relief if you are seeking a quiet place to recover from the hectic, bustling day-to-day pace. It’s that special place you remember vacationing with your own parents, and the perfect spot to make your own family memories or just relax by yourself.This is a very friendly and warm neighborhood that functions at bicycle and golf cart speed and where everyone, strangers included, wave to each other.

Things to Do~~~
In addition to the Beach& Racquet Club mentioned above, you can try your hand at crabbing from the community bridges or surf fishing along the beaches. For those early risers, the beachcombing is exceptional. There are 4 semi-private golf courses within a short distance, but for those who want to hit a few balls there is even a 100 yd. driving green.

Hunting Island is directly next to Harbor Island and is a state park complete with biking trails, hiking trails, a lighthouse where you can climb the stairs for a spectacular view, a fishing pier and a nature center. It is also one of the spots where Forrest Gump was filmed and is a designated Maritime Forest. Hunting Island is also the location for guided kayak and nature tours (kayaks are available to rent from the Kayak Farm)

Beaufort SC~~~
Beaufort is the second oldest city in South Carolina and is teeming with both historical and shopping adventures. Horse drawn carriage tours and walking tours of the historic district are available and “downtown” Beaufort by the bay offers wonderful boutique shopping, art galleries, and dining.

Day Trips~~~
Charleston SC and Savannah GA are both day trips, as is Hilton Head.

If you are looking for quality time in a quality place, this is it. We love Harbor Island and our Gull Cottage. We hope you will too!

NO SMOKERS OR PETS, please!

Thank you!

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome:

                High chair, kids games and toys for beach (buckets, shovels, etc) available. Playground located at Beach Club House next to pool (large pool and baby pool). ...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              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) Master Bedroom, Queen size Beds (1) Guest Room #2 , Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 Twins - Guest Room #3, Child Beds (1) 3rd bedroom has two twins and a trundle bed. Trundle bed recommended for small child....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Professionally decorated private home, Double Charleston Porches with chairs, Outside rinse shower, Quiet Cul-de-sac location, Clubhouse with pool, playground, volleyball, beach chairs, kids sand toys. NO SMOKING/NO PETS--Thank you!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Television
                  • VCR

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Location Type

                      • Ocean View:

                        Ocean view from Guest room and deck off masterbedroom and Guest Bedroom. Beautiful Marsh and Harbor River View from living room, decks and master bedroom...moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

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

                      Dining

                      • Dining
                      • Dining Area
                      • Seating for 6 people

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Covered Parking
                      • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                        All guests have use of the Beach and racquet club which includes 2 fitness centers, tennis courts and large pool...moreless

                      • Heating
                      • Linens Provided:

                        Beach towels not provided (bring your own)...moreless

                      • Living Room
                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                        Optional inquire with owner...moreless

                      • Telephone
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet:

                        WiFi...moreless

                      Kitchen

                      • Catering Available:

                        Inquire with owner for options/suggestion for local market caterer...moreless

                      • Coffee Maker
                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishes & Utensils:

                        A large selection of dishes and utensils...moreless

                      • Dishwasher
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Large Kitchen -- with quality cookware. Contains everything you need for cooking and baking (and entertaining)...moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator
                      • Stove
                      • Toaster

                      Outside

                      • Balcony:

                        Double Charleston porches. One off of living room and one off of master bedroom. Beautiful views!!...moreless

                      • Bicycles:

                        Bicycles available for rent on the Island...moreless

                      • Golf:

                        Several gold courses within 20 mile radius...moreless

                      • Kayak / Canoe:

                        Kayak rentals available at barefoot bubbas...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Tennis:

                        Tennis courts located at Beach and Racquet Club...moreless

                      Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool:

                            Beach Club House pool (large) and baby pool. Playground and Volleyball Court next to pool area. Beautiful setting!...moreless

                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Winter
                          Nov 3 - Mar 22, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $220
                          $1,356 $2,147
                          Spring
                          Mar 23 - May 16, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $254
                          $1,582
                          Summer
                          May 17 - Aug 22, 2015
                          5 night min stay

                          $2,034
                          Fall
                          Aug 23 - Nov 2, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $254
                          $1,582
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                          • Car Pass $50
                          • Taxes Included

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                          Location

                          Pool, Over 2 miles of Private Beach, Childrens Playground, Crabbing/Shrimping. Wildlife Viewing/Rookeries on Island. Visit lighthouse (climb it), nature center and pier at Hunting Island (1/4 mi) for fishing and beautiful views. Hunting Island Nature Center offers daily and/or weekly events for kids of all ages. Boat Rentals, Boat Tours, Beachcombing, ACE Basin Tours and Nature Tours, Lighthouse, Boat Rentals & Fishing Charters, Public Golf Courses Nearby, visit the town of Beaufort --great Waterfront Park and Historical Tours, Day Trips to Charleston, SC, Savannah, GA, Hilton Head

                           

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                          • Welcome to Gull Cottage, on a cul de sac, great views of marsh, close to beach!

                            Welcome to Gull Cottage, on a cul de sac, great views of marsh, close to beach!

                          • The spacious gourmet kitchen is adjacent to the dining room that seats 8!

                            The spacious gourmet kitchen is adjacent to the dining room that seats 8!

                          • What a view from the Master Bedroom! Great sunsets from the private porch!

                            What a view from the Master Bedroom! Great sunsets from the private porch!

                          • Snooze peacefully in this Guestroom: a queen-sized bed and view of ocean

                            Snooze peacefully in this Guestroom: a queen-sized bed and view of ocean

                          • This Guestroom features twin beds, one with a trundle pullout (for small child)

                            This Guestroom features twin beds, one with a trundle pullout (for small child)

                          • Lovely views of Harbor River and Marsh

                            Lovely views of Harbor River and Marsh

                          • Beach is great for swimming, watching dolphins, turtles, birds & sunrise/sunset

                            Beach is great for swimming, watching dolphins, turtles, birds & sunrise/sunset

                          • Really nice tennis courts located next to the pool

                            Really nice tennis courts located next to the pool

                          • Imagine yourself on one of the TWO Charleston porches--incredible sunsets.

                            Imagine yourself on one of the TWO Charleston porches--incredible sunsets.

                          • Boardwalk to Beach

                            Boardwalk to Beach

                          • Beautiful sunset over the Atlantic

                            Beautiful sunset over the Atlantic

                          • There's plenty of room for everyone in the spacious Great Room.

                            There's plenty of room for everyone in the spacious Great Room.

                          • New Hardwood Floors and Flat Screen TV on first floor (new May, 2011

                            New Hardwood Floors and Flat Screen TV on first floor (new May, 2011

                          • Double Charleston porches are directly on the tidal creek & overlook the river.

                            Double Charleston porches are directly on the tidal creek & overlook the river.

                          • Swim & Tennis Club pools, tennis, fitness centers, and more FREE to our guests!

                            Swim & Tennis Club pools, tennis, fitness centers, and more FREE to our guests!

                          • Low Tide -

                            Low Tide -

                          • Great fun on the beach!

                            Great fun on the beach!

                          • Swim & Tennis Club pools, tennis, fitness centers, and more FREE to our guests!

                            Swim & Tennis Club pools, tennis, fitness centers, and more FREE to our guests!

                          • Morning on the beach!

                            Morning on the beach!

                          • 2 1/2 miles of pristine quiet beach

                            2 1/2 miles of pristine quiet beach

                          VRBO #25639

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                          $220 - $291 per night (USD)
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                          3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

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                          Beautiful Gull Cottage by the Sea - Lovely 3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bath home sleeps 6-8

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