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Tennis Villa, Tidal Crk&.Quiet End Unit-Golf Crt, Inclsve Rate

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Last updated: 12/15/2014
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  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Tennis Villas condo description

Newly redecorated and centrally located on this three and a half mile Island, our quiet end-unit Tennis Villa and the adjacent Tennis Courts are just across Tarpon from the Ocean, Beach Club, and swimming pools. A large deck accessed from the living room faces a spectacular marsh view over the tidal creek, extending in the direction of the Marina and an osprey nest. Bring your binoculars or scope to watch the birds and other wildlife in the marsh.

This comfortable'townhouse' condo (over 900 sq. ft) is comfortably furnished for your stay. On the first floor, a spacious floorplan features a dining ell off the living room; the living room has both a sofa and a sleep sofa. A full bath and kitchen with laundry complete this floor. The upstairs loft bedroom has a Queen-sized bed,a large clothes closet plus has an additional TV set. Our master bath features a whirlpool tub. Being an end unit assures good natural light, additional privacy, quiet, and lovely sunsets for our guests. New windows and sliding door to deck enhance our view.

Our returning guests will note the fresh painting throughout, new ceiling fixtures and fans, along with almost complete makeover for the 1st floor bathroom.

We have replaced our golf cart with a newer 4 passenger cart. New Fripp Island rules affect renters bringing their own golf carts or mopeds. A registration fee and cart inspection is required.

Two golf courses on the Island, swimming at three pool complexes, and a Club recreation program complement the natural beauty of our Island, its ecosystem, and varied wildlife. If you rent a golf cart, we have added an electrical outlet conveniently located at the front of the Villa.

Access to the 3 1/2 mile Atlantic Beach is gained at one of 32 access points. A full time security staff controls access to our Island; except for summer peak weeks, it has remained uncrowded. Moderate temperatures in spring and fall are especially popular with golfers. Although Tarpon Blvd is the main Island road, which is convenient for getting around, our villa is situated well back from the road so that the sounds you hear are either tennis balls or the birds.

We request No Smoking Inside Villa. Service animals welcome any time. Dogs may be allowed as long as prior authorization is given. An additional security deposit is held for a pet . And, please know our housekeeper is very conscientious.

A 4 passenger Golf cart is now available with rental.. You will note our rates are inclusive of various taxes, use of golf cart, 2 Club guest cards, and departure cleaning. Additional guest cards may be purchased. A separate check is required for deposit which covers the Villa, golf cart, and pets, as appropriate ,

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Condo
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                family oriented Island...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                Service animals welcome. dog may be allowed for rental, subject to owner advance approval, with additional fee/deposits. Please inquire....moreless

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Convertible bed(s)

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              • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) living room

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • Great Island location with tidal creek or marsh views, our end unit assures quiet, New cabinets/countertops and linoleum brighten a full kitchen which has all appliances including microwave with washer dryer, ample dishes, cookware and utensils, Two full baths, a queen bed and double sleep sofa, cable 25' TV/VCR, all linens furnished for unit except for beach towels, separate electric outlet for golf cart (rental available on and off Island), new air conditioning/heat pump, For weekly rentals, two Fripp Island Club amenity cards are provided to use all Fripp Island Club facilities. Children 13 and older must have their own. Pro shop and tennis courts at door, beach and a restaurant on other side of courts, Rentals on Island for golfcarts and boats, bicycles, too; Ocean Point Grill at OP Golf course open all year; Beach Club and Marina Restaurant open during summer months,alternate other months, other food & snacks seasonal various sites ...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books:

                    some books and magazines....moreless

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games:

                    jigsaw puzzles....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    2 sets on Century Link cable...no premium channels...moreless

                  • Stereo

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

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

                      Location Type

                          Sports & Adventure Activities

                          • Basketball Court
                          • Cycling
                          • Fishing
                          • Golf
                          • Jet Skiing
                          • Kayaking
                          • Surfing
                          • Swimming
                          • Tennis

                          Dining

                          • Dining Area
                          • Seating for 4 people

                          General

                          • Iron & Board
                          • Linens Provided:

                            Provide your own beach towels and other beach accessories...moreless

                          • Living Room:

                            new LED TV. Two sofas plus chairs for sitting. One sofa makes into sofabed....moreless

                          • Parking:

                            directly outside unit/space for car and our golf cart...moreless

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

                            at marina...moreless

                          • Telephone:

                            no long distance please. We require you to use a phone card or cell phone....moreless

                          • Towels Provided:

                            well furnished...moreless

                          • Washing Machine:

                            in unit behind folding doors in kitchen...moreless

                          Kitchen

                          • Catering Available
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Cooking Utensils:

                            Villa is well furnished with dishes and cooking utensils...moreless

                          • Dishes & Utensils:

                            well furnished...moreless

                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen:

                            up-to-date...moreless

                          • Microwave
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Toaster

                          Outside

                          • Boat:

                            Island marina has dockage and rentals of boats or jet skis....moreless

                          • Deck / Patio:

                            off living room, overlooks active tidal creek and marsh...moreless

                          • Outdoor Grill:

                            TV assn requests you do not grill charcoal on deck or on pine straw. Electric grill inside kitchen...moreless

                          • Tennis:

                            w/Club guest card, privileges with fee to play...moreless

                          Pool / Spa

                          • Communal Pool:

                            (4) Beach club complex with adult pool, olympic pool is across Tarpon; three other pool complexes on Island...moreless

                          • Shared Hot Tub:

                            at Cabana Club pool complex only...moreless

                          House Cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Included
                               

                              Reviews

                              Write a review 4.7
                              from 7 traveler reviews
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                              6/6/2014 - 08/08/2014 SUMMER 2014 Weeks - $1250 wk  occasionally 3 nt) SAT-SAT 
                              *8/8/2013 -11/14/2013 FALL   2013 Weeks   $900-1025 (*2 or 3 nite min)
                              *11/15/2013 - 3/6/0214 WINTER 2013-4 Weeks  $700-800 (*2 or 3 nite min.)
                              *03/7/2014 -  6/5/2014 SPRING 2014   Weeks - $900-1025 (*2 or 3 nite min.)
                              AllRates include: taxes, 2 Club guest cards, 4 pass. golf cart, departure cleaning
                              Please note:  rates are subject to change without notice.
                              *2 or 3 night minimum varies with date.  Inquire about monthly rates.
                              Ask us about additional Club Guest Cards
                              

                              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                              Calendar

                              Last updated: 12/15/2014
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                              23 Selected dates
                               

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                              Owner info

                              About the owner: We have been coming to Fripp since late 1970's and stayed in various locations. Leaving Ky after 35 years, we moved closer to Fripp and are now in upstate SC. We bought unit while building our present house VRBO 4153. Our family stays occasionally in the Villa, which is furnished to our standards. We love the opportunity to be solitary or in a group, play sports or walk the beach, children benefit from bike trails, a security presence on the roads, and only one entrance/exit road at Fripp.

                              Why the Owner Chose Tennis Villas:
                              We bought this Villa while building a new home on Island.. This is a wonderful central location with pool and beach 3 minute walk away. Tennis courts are just outside the door. The tidal creek is active and alive with wildlife. Set back off the main road of Tarpon means it is quiet yet a very convenient Island location. With an end unit (townhouse), gazing across the creek's marshes is not the same as being in the middle of condominium hustle and bustle. We love the variety of birds feeding in the creek and marsh or building their nests. We have watched osprey over the years, returning to their familiar habitats. The central location across from Beach Club facilties or beach, adjacent to the tennis courts, and with easy access to paved bicycle trails allows families to do everything and nothing outside the door. Fripp has been nicknamed 'the best kept secret of the South' for good reason. Many owners come as often as they can, returning guests often have come for the past 20-30 years while first-time guests are welcome. We also think our guests care about our Island and feel at home in our property. Many of us appreciate and respect the presence of security and their concern for owners and visitors.

                              The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
                              Great size of unit and its layout works well. The creek is right off our deck. Quet!. Sunny1. Easy to have privacy or be social by its location. It has a unique setting on Island without through traffic. Walk to various venues in 'Beach Club area' without worrying about parking a car or golf cart to go to pools, beach, food. We have a 4-passenger golf cart, covered with 'windows' for the cooler weather, for our guests now. The Island POA will no longer allow non-property owners to bring their own golf carts.. Activities are relatively near by, the Beach Club across the street, or equi-distance to either end of the Island for golf, marina, or additional pools.


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                              • Tennis Villa end-unit conveniently located to beach and other activities

                                Tennis Villa end-unit conveniently located to beach and other activities

                              • Back Deck on Tidal Creek

                                Back Deck on Tidal Creek

                              • Loft queen bedroom with en suite bathroom

                                Loft queen bedroom with en suite bathroom

                              • Gallery kitchen.  Washer and dryer are tucked away behind bi-fold doors.

                                Gallery kitchen. Washer and dryer are tucked away behind bi-fold doors.

                              • View of active tidal creek from porch

                                View of active tidal creek from porch

                              • Deck View of Creek/Marsh

                                Deck View of Creek/Marsh

                              • Bedroom

                                Bedroom

                              • Living Room with lots of seating on a sleep sofa and love seat. Opens to porch.

                                Living Room with lots of seating on a sleep sofa and love seat. Opens to porch.

                              • Dining table seats four comfortably with view of the marsh

                                Dining table seats four comfortably with view of the marsh

                              VRBO #4154

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                              Date last modified - Sunday, December 28, 2014

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                              1 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 4

                              View calendar: Updated 12/15/14
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                              Member since: 2000
                              Speaks: english
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                              • Response rate: 40%
                              • Calendar last updated: 12/15/2014
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