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Gray Bay on high tide from the house. Excellent fishing for tailing reds!

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Last updated: 10/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Goat Island chateau / country house description

Enjoy our Goat Island Vacation in a secluded island oasis 300 feet from the Wild Dunes Harbor Course, yet in a beautiful paradise with a sea kayak for your use. The views are spectacular, and the privacy is unmatched. Our island is teeming with deer, clams, oysters, eagles, osprey and the waters around the dock are full of fish. This is a totally protected and secluded getaway on an island that is half in perpetual conservation easement yet right beside the Isle of Palms. Bookings are quickest via that House Website Link also (its just below, between 'Rates' and 'Owner Profile').

*** We now also offer a one- or two-person rate in our 900 square foot guest cabin. Please ask for details. ***

We have people on fishing trips, honeymooners, romantics, naturalists, and families who love this island-within-an- island paradise. Its hard to find another place which will rest the soul like this. There is sitting on the dock on the Intracoastal Waterway and fishing, watching boats go, reading, or just relaxing for hours. There is the nature walk or bicycling down the sandy road. There is reading on the porch in the breeze. There are the many games and books in the house. There is the huge farm kitchen with big pots and a gas grill for your catch. There is the oyster steamer for oysters and clams. And there is Big Mabel...

In addition, we can provide for fishing charters, lowcountry boils, oyster roasts, and much more.

It amazes most. Please feel free to call and ask for details. I am always happy to talk about Goat Island!
The house specifics are as follows:

This 3-bedroom, 2-bath IntraCoastal Waterway house sleeps eight comfortably and has a wonderful view from all bedrooms, and the entire house. It lies directly on the water, with a large dock!

It is across the water from the Wild Dunes Harbor Course, so has tremendous privacy, peacefulness, and wonderful views. It features a fully stocked kitchen, washer-dryer, HD TV with local channels and a DVD player, stereo, kayak, dock chairs, picnic table, comfortable outdoor and indoor dining, and so much more. Front and rear decks with gas grill and plenty of comfy deck furniture.

The upstairs is a master bedroom with beautiful 360 degree views of the water and golf course in front, around to marsh view and forest views.

We have some set prices on local fishing tournaments and if you are coming for one of these please let us know. Local Tournaments are as follows:

50-50 Tournament
May 29, 2014 - Jun 1, 2014

Carolina Billfish Classic
Jun 18, 2014 - Jun 21, 2014

Megadock Tournament

Vacation Rental Amenities:
Full Kitchen supplies provided, and catering can be arranged. Air conditioning, heating, ceiling fans in all rooms. Sound system, TV, DVD/CD player. Fully equipped kitchen with electric range, dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, refrigerator. Dock Chairs provided. LINENS: Household linens (sheets, towels, wash cloths) ARE provided in the terms of this Agreement.

Activities and Attractions:
Area activities include the beach, boating, fishing, swimming, surfing, kite surfing, windsurfing and kayaking. Jet ski rentals and parasailing are also one block away. Fishing charters, Eco tours and boat rentals are available at the Isle of Palms Marina.

Additionally, two championship golf courses are at Wild Dunes along with an excellent tennis facility. Shopping and dining activities abound. Historic Downtown Charleston is only 25 minutes away.

Note: Booking the house is first-paid, first-booked so please do use the link below to book it, or if you prefer direct contact then email us to check availability at GoatIslandSC@gmail.com. We are quick with a response as time is of the essence in securing your reservation and we want to help you make an informed decision in a timely manner. HOWEVER, please note that we do tend to focus on this house during the business days or mornings, so if you contact us on a weekend please accept our appreciation for your understanding of any weekend delays, as we may well be out fishing or doing family activities or working on the house.
We sometimes have cancellations and so we keep a backup list on a first-come first-served basis. When we get a cancellation, the first on the list gets first choice.

We so much appreciate your looking and hope to hear from you soon! This house is perfect for a honeymoon, fishing cabin rental, fishing charter rental, Charleston honeymoon, Charleston fishing, fishing reports, fishing guide service, island getaways, island rental, deepwater rental, deepwater island, boat vacation, boating gift, and anyone who wants to getaway from it all in luxury!

Keywords: Goat Island Vacation, Excellent fishing boating and swimming on an island of peace and tranquility. Beaches are a short boat hop away, oysters and clams abound.

Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Concierge
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

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

            Children, of course, LOVE Goat Island. However, keep in mind that our front porch is literally 28 feet from the water. We do have a locking gate around the front porch, but still those with babies need to take extra, extra care and keep your toddlers in your vision at all times....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            We allow smoking on the outer dock only, and there is very good reason for this. While the IOP Fire Department is very close and capable, our specific island has no solid fire department and so any fire could get out of hand. ...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            We love pets, and pets LOVE Goat. As always, use consideration and good judgment....moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • In shore and offshore fishing, charters available, minutes to Wild Dunes Yacht harbor. Walk out the back door onto the flats for fly fishing, fish stalking, crabbing, birding, you name it. Chase Fiddler Crabs into their holes, get muddy and then wash off, swim off the dock, turn on the dock music and just relax while you watch the boats go by, or sleep in porch breezes all afternoon. If you are energetic, grab a kayak to explore the island, rent a paddle board for the day, and the everlasting walk always does the body good....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player:

                Please feel free to bring dvd's for your family....moreless

              • Games:

                Monopoly, Jenga, Clue, Twister, Mouse Trap, Parcheesi, Cards And puzzles....moreless

              • Stereo:

                Inside and outside speakers with IPOD connection....moreless

              • Television:

                HD 13 channels, 42 inch HDMI Flat Screen....moreless

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Golf Course View:

                Across the ICW from the house is the quiet and green Wild Dunes Harbor Course. AT night it is dark and you look up at a sky full of stars!...moreless

              • Monument View:

                Your master bedroom offers astonishing 360 degree views of the Intracoastal Wateway, the golf course, the forest, and famous Gray Bay....moreless

              • Waterfront:

                28 feet from the front porch gate is the Intracoastal Waterway. This house feels like it is a boat actually on the water!...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hunting
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                We love to dine on the front porch. We keep the yard bug-free and love the views and breezes. Did I mention the pass-through from the kitchen?...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 12 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning:

                Heat pump...moreless

              • Broadband Access:

                We use a cellular modem so do not have netflicks....moreless

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Heat Pump...moreless

              • Internet:

                Cellular modem on request for a small fee. ...moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                We provide very high quality cotton sheets. To us, getting into bed with excellent cotton sheets means everything! In winter we use flannel....moreless

              • Living Room
              • Parking:

                Nightly parking passes are available from the IOP Marina Store....moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                Parking is available at the IOP Marina....moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                At IOP Marina....moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                We supply bath towels for the house and ask that you please bring beach towels....moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Front loading Samsung fancy washer. It is the first expensive washer I have had and it really gets the clothes clean with minimal water use. ...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Cellular modem on request for a small fee. ...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Catering Available:

                Once you have a lowcountry boil or an oyster roast out here, you may never look at them the same again!...moreless

              • Coffee Maker:

                Black and Decker with Timer....moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Plenty; we love to cook!...moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Plenty, we love to cook....moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                High-end Bosch dishwasher which does NOT need to have its dishes pre-washed. Dump the food into the compost bin, put the plates in the dishwasher, and enjoy an evening on the porch!...moreless

              • Kitchen:

                Very well appointed HUGE farm type kitchen designed for preparing large family meals. There is a very convenient pass-though from kitchen to the grill and outside dining area which is fantastic....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                We cook and like to keep alot of spices and pantry items stocked....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Standard Refrigerator....moreless

              • Stove:

                Glass cooktop in the main house, Gas in the small house....moreless

              • Toaster:

                Oster...moreless

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Boat:

                Boats can be rented and are available anytime. Please ask....moreless

              • Deck / Patio:

                The front porch is WONDERFUL for sitting and sipping and watching dolphins play, boats cruising, fish jumping, and the tides slowly ebbing in and out. We take great care to keep our yard mosquito-free...moreless

              • Golf:

                We look out onto the Harbor Course and have Champoinship golf courses a half mile away at Wild Dunes....moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Two sea kayaks...moreless

              • Lanai / Gazebo
              • Lawn / Garden:

                Mosquito and bug free front and back yards....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                4 burner SS gas grill with side burner ...moreless

              • Tennis:

                Wild Dunes offers tennis and golf....moreless

              • Water Sports Gear:

                BIG MABEL is a tremendous favorite for sitting and sipping and enjoying the back and forth motion of the waves and tides with the dolphins! She seats four....moreless

              Payment Type

              • Dinersclub
              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

                  • Private Pool:

                    We swim off the dock on our 'pool'....moreless

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Spring 2015
                      Feb 27 - May 28, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $200 $330
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,350 $2,800

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                      Memorial Day 2014
                      May 29 - Jun 1, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $400

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $200 $330
                      Fri, Sat
                      $1,000 $2,800

                      Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

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

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning Fee $175
                      • Tax Rate 10%

                      Notes:

                      The Security Deposit may be paid at occupancy rather than upon reservation.


                      Cancellation policy:

                      Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                      Last updated: 10/22/2014
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                      Location

                      In shore and offshore fishing, charters available, minutes to Wild Dunes Yacht harbor.

                      Walk out the back door onto the flats for fly fishing, fish stalking, crabbing, birding, you name it. Chase Fiddler Crabs into their holes, get muddy and then wash off, swim off the dock, turn on the dock music and just relax while you watch the boats go by, or sleep in porch breezes all afternoon. If you are energetic, we have kayaks, bicycles to explore the island, and the everlasting walk always does the body good.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2005

                      About the owner: Local South Carolinian all of my life and for the 12 generations before me. We take great pride in our country, the state, the Lowcountry and especially Goat Island, and we hope you will come to visit!

                      Why the Owner Chose Goat Island:
                      This island is absolutely unmatched anywhere; very relaxed, yet very sophisticated when it needs to be. We keep it island-y and beach-y on the outside, comfy and modern on the inside.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
                      Foremost for me, I love the peace and seclusion. Secondarily, it is a wonderful place to be. We have alot of people who want to come here and write or work on a project, as it offers great opportunities for deep thought, meditation, and enlightenment. ** The fishing is EXCELLENT, and I have guides who can help you with that if you'd like. ** Morgan Creek Grill is about 1500 feet away and has amazing sunsets, dinner, dinner boar cruises, harbor cruises, and live music. ** Tidal Wave next door rents jet skis and takes us parasailing, skiiing, and wakeboarding. ** There is a beautiful sandy road which runs the length of the island for running, cycling, walking. ** The back beach on the marsh offers miles of exploration and tons of bait for fishing. ** Half of the island is in Conservation Easement and available for birding, exploring, seeing deer, osprey, and everything else you can imagine on an island. Come see for yourself; you won't want to leave.


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                      Photos

                      • Gray Bay on high tide from the house.  Excellent fishing for tailing reds!

                        Gray Bay on high tide from the house. Excellent fishing for tailing reds!

                      • TV Room

                        TV Room

                      • Our little crabbers came in with a new can holder!

                        Our little crabbers came in with a new can holder!

                      • Fawn and a Redfish sharing  some marsh at high tide.

                        Fawn and a Redfish sharing some marsh at high tide.

                      • Magical Moons.  Taken from the front porch with a standard Panasonic digital !

                        Magical Moons. Taken from the front porch with a standard Panasonic digital !

                      • The White Room

                        The White Room

                      • One particularly nice sunset!

                        One particularly nice sunset!

                      • Back View

                        Back View

                      • Morgan Creek Grill across the Waterway.

                        Morgan Creek Grill across the Waterway.

                      VRBO #267078

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                      Date last modified - Wednesday, October 22, 2014

                      $200 - $400 per night (USD)
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                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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