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Kiawah Island - Beach Front. Views. Awesome. 6 BR/6BA Sleep 16

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Last updated: 04/13/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Private Homes house description

Kiawah, our home for almost 12 years, is truly a magical place!

Our home is on a flag lot - technically ocean front - and has a dedicated view of the ocean from the upper floors. Most importantly, we have a private beach path that winds through the dunes to the beach; only 100 yards away, we can be on the beach and swimming in the ocean in a matter of a few minutes.

We have six bedrooms, six baths, a very modern kitchen with stainless appliances and a tremendous Wolf eight-burner oven. We have three living areas, a TV room, a fully-furnished screened-in porch, and much more for your enjoyment. Perfect for a large family, a reunion, or a few close friends spending the week together.



Keywords: Kiawah Island. Behind second gate in the Vanderhorst Plantation. Ocean Back Flag location, Beach Front, with ocean view and private beach access.

Huge home! Perfect for reunions. Totally renovated in 2005. Aside from the 6 bedrooms and six baths, there is a designer kitchen perfect for cooks, a TV room with a 50+" TV for watching family movies, a screened porch to hear the ocean waves and for napping, games and puzzles for the kids, wireless internet for those wanting to log in, and much, much more.

We provide linens, bath towels, beach towels, beach toys (shovels, etc), and beach chairs (so you don't have to carry them with you).

Just show up and enjoy the great beach and activities of Kiawah.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Very, very kid friendly: -inside, we have puzzles, games and some movies. -outside, we have beach toys, footballs, and beach chairs....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking of any kind is not allowed in the house or on the premises....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Pets have indeed visited our home, but are really not welcome. Please do not bring yours. Thanks....moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 14-16

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • Bedroom 4

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  • Bedroom 5

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  • Bedroom 6

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  • Loft + Den

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  • King size beds (2) The main Master Bedroom has a terrific, firm bed (mattress) that allows for awesome sleep comfort. The "Blue Room" on the second floor also has a relatively new King mattress, also firm enough for a sound sleep!, Queen size Beds (1) "Nikki's Room" also has a relatively new bed., Double Beds (1) In "Devon's Room", there are two full-sized beds - four kids and/or young adults can easily pile in., Twin or Single Beds (2) The downstairs guest room has twin beds (relatively new), and the loft on the fourth level has twins as well (also in great shape)., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) In the third floor "Day Room", there is a full-size pull-out sleeper sofa. The view with the ocean is terrific to wake up to., Bunk Beds (1) The bunk beds in the third floor "Boy's Room" are full-size, easily accommodating kids and adults!...moreless

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • This home is a truly magnificent home - custom deigned by the renowned architect - Marc Camen and custom built by one the the premier builder on Kiawah. The home approaches 5000 square feet, has an wonderful outside side, front covered porch, and a terrific side screened porch. Both decks and porches are furnished with top-of-the-line furniture for maximum relaxation. Kitchen is state-of the art, with high-end granite throughout, stainless appliances, a 6-burner Wolf Range with griddle (plus a double oven), Bosch dishwasher, bar, and more. A separate TV room with a 50" projection TV allows for a terrific getaway for the kids (and peace for adults). Bathrooms are uniquely designed (each with a different modern theme). Bedrooms are also individually designed, and are quite large for a beach home. Overall, this is a magnificent home for large groups, extended families, and "Big Chill" type of reunions. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    There are six TVs throughout the house, most with DVD or VCR capability....moreless

  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console:

    There is an Xbox on the third level with some games (Madden, 007, etc)...moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    We are on the beach, and have limited views form the first floor (through the trees), but great views from the upper floor....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Technically an oceanfront lots, ours is a 'back flag' lot with a dedicated access to the beach. Truth-be-told, we are only 100 or so steps from the beach....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    See earlier comments....moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    As mentioned, we are technically ocean front, but we are the 'back flag' lot....moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    We have five independent units in the home, providing self-directed temperature for each area....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    We do have a modem providing wireless internet....service has not been a problem for us, but we all are held hostage by BellSouth!...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Matching front-loading Samsung dryer....moreless

  • Computer Available:

    We have an older computer from the first floor guest room (remember, it's older, and isn't perfect)....moreless

  • Garage:

    Two-car garage with a quiet door opener....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    Terrific enclosed gas fireplace with granite....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Each room has linens....moreless

  • Mobile Phone:

    We use Verizon Wireless and have coverage from the home....fair from the first floor, but much better from the back deck, and the top deck....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    We have local service provided through BellSouth....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Front-loading Samsung (VRT) washer....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    We do have a modem providing wireless internet...service has not been a problem for us, but we all are held hostage by BellSouth!...moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils:

    We provide a full complement of cooking utensils, pots, pans, etc....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Bosch (very quiet) dishwasher...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Completely updated/modern kitchen: -Granite throughout. -Wolf Range and stove. -Bosch Dishwasher. -Stainless refrigerator. -Bar with 4 stools....moreless

  • Microwave:

    Stainless GE spacemaker microwave....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless refrigerator with in-door ice maker....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Balcony on third floor, with view of the ocean....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Outside back deck with large dining table and six chairs....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Mar 1 - May 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$6,000
Summer
May 16 - Aug 31, 2015
7 night min stay

$10,500
Fall
Sep 1 - Feb 29, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,500

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  • Cleaning $350
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 6%

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Location

Car: Necessary

Kiawah Island is one of the premier resorts on the world, boasting miles-and-miles of ocean front beaches, four World Class golf resorts and two large tennis facilities (approximately 30 total courts).

The beach is truly fantatic - especially for families. Excellent for sunning, is it very flat and hard-packed - biking on the beach if fun! In addition, the beach has a very gradual slope (and no drop off), adding to the enjoyment of the entire family.

Golfing is fantastic and challenging. Professional tournaments have been held on Kiawah (such as Fed Cup (tennis) matches and the Ryder Cup), and most notably, the 2012 PGA Championship will be held here.

A mere 21 miles away is Charleston, SC one of the most unique and beautiful historic towns of America. Charleston boats fantastic shops, bars and restaurants. There are many interesting activities, such as 'Ghost Tours', Fort Sumter, USS Independence, and a fantastic world-class aquarium.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: We are a family of 6 (four children) and enjoy the beach tremendously. This is our "home away from home" .... not just a rental for us.

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
To us, Kiawah is the quintessential Beach resort for families.


Contact us

Speaks: german
 

Photos

  • View of home from the front

    View of home from the front

  • Kitchen (1st Floor) - view of Wolf oven/range at one end.  Awesome cooking!

    Kitchen (1st Floor) - view of Wolf oven/range at one end. Awesome cooking!

  • Open dining room concept - uniques square table.  Seats up to 12 easily.

    Open dining room concept - uniques square table. Seats up to 12 easily.

  • Guest Room (1st floor, Bedroom #1) - Twin beds, closet, chair and desk.

    Guest Room (1st floor, Bedroom #1) - Twin beds, closet, chair and desk.

  • Second Master (2nd Floor), otherwise known as Bedroom #3.  King.  TV.  Pvt bath.

    Second Master (2nd Floor), otherwise known as Bedroom #3. King. TV. Pvt bath.

  • Nikki's Room (2nd floor, Bedroom #5); TV;  Queen.  Private bath to right

    Nikki's Room (2nd floor, Bedroom #5); TV; Queen. Private bath to right

  • Day room (3rd floor) with view of ocean; Sofabed.  Loft (with twins) up to left.

    Day room (3rd floor) with view of ocean; Sofabed. Loft (with twins) up to left.

  • Living room - Fireplace, two sofas and an oversized chair.

    Living room - Fireplace, two sofas and an oversized chair.

  • Beach path to the ocean - approximately 150 steps to the beach.

    Beach path to the ocean - approximately 150 steps to the beach.

  • View of kitchen and bar area.  Laundry room in right rear

    View of kitchen and bar area. Laundry room in right rear

  • TV Room (1st Floor) - 50" Projection TV with "L" shaped leather sofa.

    TV Room (1st Floor) - 50" Projection TV with "L" shaped leather sofa.

  • Master Bedroom - very, very nice and spacious.  MBR has TV and DVD.

    Master Bedroom - very, very nice and spacious. MBR has TV and DVD.

  • Devon's Room (2nd floor, Bedroom #4); DVD/TV Combo; Private bath to right.

    Devon's Room (2nd floor, Bedroom #4); DVD/TV Combo; Private bath to right.

  • Boy's Bedroom (3rd floor, Bedroom 6) - bunk beds and VCR/TV

    Boy's Bedroom (3rd floor, Bedroom 6) - bunk beds and VCR/TV

  • Third Level Day Room - view of the ocean (sofabed to left).

    Third Level Day Room - view of the ocean (sofabed to left).

  • Screened porch with very comfortable furniture (great for naps

    Screened porch with very comfortable furniture (great for naps

VRBO #368375

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: german
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  • Calendar last updated: 04/13/2015
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