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WELCOME to PARADISE. Our "Pink House" By Th Sea located on the corner @ #1 Windjammer LN definitely is a fantastic Lodging Option for your next Vacation. Only 60 SECs To the beach: Walk over our front yard sidewalk THEN Cross th LAZY & QUIET street THEN proceed on Access Path #5 thats across the street from our house. Soon you're at the Beach where you can SWIM, SUN, WALK, JOG & RIDE A BIKE.
Nearby Ocean Views you see from inside, on adjoining screened porch, or on one of several outside decks are AWESOME. You will often hear Ocean Waves softly crash to the beach and the Sweet Harbor Island winds blow! Add the Palmetto Palms, Sega Palms, Sea Oats, Tropical Grasses, Flowers and exciting Wildlife - you will smile often:-)
Our Harbor Island "PINK HOUSE" (a part of the Sea Islands SC to FLA) is a Great Option for Vacations. Checkout 20 Renter Reviews for our House (All th highest score- 5 Stars): 2 rec'd 2015, 11 rec'd 2014, 7 rec'd 2013/2012. We are pleased to have received these Excellent Reviews.
There are lots of places close by selling Fresh Seafood (take home to cook:-) Then take time to checkout the South Carolina Low Country shopping, sight seeing, History, Golf and Dine Out options.
INCLUDED WHEN YOU RENT just a short walk (Golf Cart Available at reasonable fee) is the SWIM and RACQUET CLUB. Amenities are: A beautiful Olympic Size Pool. Also a small Retail Store offering some Island Gifts, Snacks and a few Necessity Groceries. There's volleyball, basketball, a childrens pool, swing set, playground, fitness Room, Weight Room, Golf Chipping Yard and Tennis. ALSO fun at our Community Center (check to see if started when you arrive): EVERY MONDAY - Our Turtle Patrol holds a presentation. ALSO EVERY THURSDAY - a wild life presentation.
Back at our "Pink House" (Outiside re-painted as of March 2015). Lets begin with the layout of the Main Floor inside our clean and well furnished house: The Great Room includes: a very large beautiful Wood dining table with 10 matching chairs, the fully equipped open Kitchen (has 4 Wood counter bar stools that match the table), comfy lounging Chairs and Couch and TV. Get ready to relax even more: open the sliding door in the great room- step onto a spacious screened porch with Table and Chairs ( take the time to kick back, relax and take in the beautiful Ocean view! ) Satellite TV, Free WI-FI and Free Long Distance are included.
More about our 5 BRs- all which have a Queen Size Bed: The main floor includes 4 of the 5 Bedrooms (#s 2-5) and 4 Bath Rooms and Office with Desk/chairs. Proceed thru office to the Upstairs (Master Bedroom Suite #1) which covers the entire upstairs: Details: theres a private front deck with a breath taking Ocean View, Huge Bath Room, walk in closet AND rear sitting area and private rear Deck which showcases Harbor Islands Marsh Land or nearby Harbor River. All 5 Bedrooms include a Closet.
THE UPSTAIRS MASTER SUITE, which includes BR #1, has especially great views. In the morning from the front deck (consider a cup of coffee) watch the Sunrise peeping slowly over the Ocean. It's often amazing. THEN the rear sitting area or back deck is great to gaze out over the Islands Marsh. The South Carolina Low Country often features Awesome Colorful Sunsets.
The maximum parking allowed at our house is 5 cars. The paved Cement Driveway can park 3-4 cars. To park additional cars or to make getting cars in and out easier, park some of your cars in the VERY LARGE completely paved cement garage located under the house that holds 3 cars AND which has LOTS OF additional space. There are 2 Automatic Opening Car Doors to get into the Completely Enclosed Garage under the house. The Garage includes an outdoor shower and is a safe place to keep your bikes and beach stuff. VERY IMPORTANT the heavy duty lattice (built to cover from the ceiling to the ground) lets in light, but keeps out animals THEREFORE- the Side Door and 2 Garage Doors MUST BE CLOSED each night so hungry Racoons are kept out)
FOR EVEN MORE FUN- Hunting Island, our South Carolina State Park, is only a short drive by car: Aprox 1 1/2 mile away. A small fee per car ( however we will pay for 1 of your car's when you use our personal Pass:-) Be sure to go up to the top of the only Light House in South Carolina that can be climbed. Also visit the Nature Center and hike the trails. Then go out to its wonderful beach: They also have a really great fishing pier ( or fish on our beach ) SC Fishing license is needed when you fish. Of importance- Harbor Island, which has mild Waves, is part of the Sea Islands. Hunting Island adds direct waves.
NATURE on Harbor Island has been discussed in many Magazines. You will see horseshoe crabs, hermit crabs, watch dolphins play, see beautiful birds fly around and land on the beach to play/eat. Enjoy the Shrimp Boats as they slowly pass. Our Island protects Loggerhead Sea Turtles nesting in the sand dunes from Mid May until the end of October. We have guidelines to help protect them til they are ready to return to the Ocean. Around Harbor Island you will see terns, pelicans, egrets, herons, osprey, seagulls, cranes, other birds flying and sleeping in the Rookeries. Nature on the island also includes rabbits, fox, raccoons, alligators, snapping turtles, deer and other wildlife.
OK- LETS TALK ABOUT RENTING :-) Call me (John, the managing owner) to discuss the property. FINAL Rental Cost and Rental Agreement will be reached ONLY Via our TELEPHONE CONVERSATIONs. Call me AND ALSO email me the Rental Inquiry available at this site- filling in all blanks, to include your telephone number.
1. We have a 4 person golf cart, which is available to rent. It provides the additional fun option of slowly cruising our beautiful and amazing Harbor Island. 2. For available Pink House" rental possibilities. Click the VIEW CALENDAR button. 4. Check In time Is 4:00. Check Out Time is 10:00 4 The VRBO/Home Away Instant Quote is NOT ACCURATE. CALL ME TO GET A QUOTE. 5. A Deposit is due upon Reservation. The balance is due 60 days before arrival OR TOTAL DUE if booking the house 60 days prior to rental check in date. 6. NO SMOKING ALLOWED Inside the House or inside adjoining Screened Porch. 7. NO PETS policy.
Thanks for your interest. Call soon to Reserve our PINK HOUSE for 2015 rentals. Your satisfaction is important to us.
*Shower available in Bath Room across the hall...moreless
Towels, Hand Towels and Wash Cloths included.
GOLF CART available to rent: Weekly $225. or Nitely $35. Beach Chairs are not included, but can be rented at the nearby store ' Barefoot Bubbas '. Beach Towels ARE NOT Included....moreless
Living Room - also has a DVD Player & VCR Players....moreless
Satellite / Cable:
DISH TV with HBO & Starz & other wonderful channels!...moreless
Living Room TV with DISH & DVD/CD Player. 3 Bedroom TVs have DISH. 2 other bedrooms no Satellite but: 1 has a DVD Player Combo TV & 1 has a VCR Player Combo TV (Asstd selection of Disk & VCRs)...moreless
Includes a 4 car Garage. 2 Garage Doors to Enclosed Garage Under House. Lots of storage space. Outside shower inside garage. All doors must be closed nitely to prevent animals from getting into trash....moreless
Free WI-FI included. 4 DISH Satellite TVs ( exception - 2 Bedrooms no Dish TV - but one has DVD Player Combo TV and one has VCR Player Combo TV )...moreless
Upstairs Master Bedroom: Front & Back Balcony....moreless
Can be rented at Club House, or nearby store 'Barefoot Bubbas'. We do not provide bikes for you to use....moreless
Deck / Patio:
Main Level- 2 decks on each side of screened porch you see the Ocean- also seen from the 2nd floor Master Bedroom. The Rear Deck's side & back of house have great view's of the river and marsh...moreless
Available in Beaufort and other places close by....moreless
Kayak / Canoe:
Can be rented at nearby store ' Barefoot Bubbas'. We do not provide....moreless
Lawn / Garden:
Tall Palm Trees, shorter Sega Palms, Shrubs and flowers. Professionally maintained. Help us keep the yard in tip top condition. No parking in Yard allowed. No sports allowed that can tear up the yard...moreless
New Charcoal Grille as of March 2014. Please clean after use....moreless
Porch / Veranda:
Screened Front Porch. Enter from Inside house, or 2 side deck doors....moreless
EarllySumR:In Sat 4-Out Sat 10 May 16 - Jun 5, 2015 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
SUMMER(/In Sat 4-Out Sat 10) Jun 6 - Aug 14, 2015 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Summer End:In Sat 4-Out Sat 10 Aug 15 - Aug 28, 2015 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Last WK SumR:In Sat 4-Out Sa10 Aug 29 - Sep 4, 2015 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Begin Fall (IN 4-OUT 10) Sep 5 - Oct 2, 2015 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Reservation/Damage Waive$100 + tax
Cleaning$165 + tax
*Car Pass Fees (24 HR Security) required: $10.00 nitely 1 to 4 Nites or $50.00- 5-7 Nites
*Golf Cart available to Rent: $35. per nite if staying less than a week. $200.00 for a Weekly Stay.
*All Rental Rates require 10% South Carolina/Beaufort County Tax
*Reservation/Damage Waiver TOT $100.
*Travel Insurance AVAILABLE thru my Mgmt Co. OPT Out if not wanted
*WKLY ONLY: 1 Parking Pass included -0- chg
*WKLY ONLY: cleaning -0- chg
Deposit required. Final Payment due 60 days prior to rental date.
IMPORTANT POTENTIAL RENTER - I want to only give you accurate information. The Function to get an Instant Quoted Rate that VRBO or Home Away has provided WILL NOT ALWAYS GIVE YOU AN ACCURATE INSTANT QUOTED RATE- this is not my fault as the owner. Please call me, John, the owner to get an accurate QUOTED RATE.
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Harbor Island, SC is a Great Vacation Destination- below Charleston and above Hilton Head & Savannah. In addition to activities listed, there's lots to do including: Golf available at Beaufort Courses. Within 1 mile Hunting Island Sate Park offers a nature center for kids and adults, the only SC lighthouse open to the public, hiking, ocean beach, and a Fishing Pier. Buy fresh South Carolina Shrimp and fish at a commercial marina (made famous in the movie Forest Gump) just before the Harbor River Bridge. Seafood is also available at several local shops & markets. Beaufort is quaint & tourist-friendly with good shopping & restaurants. Rated by Fortune Magazine as a top place to retire, the low country is serene and beautiful.
Beaufort, SC - 15 Miles....
Hilton Head, SC - 45 Miles....
Savannah, GA - 45 Miles ( Airport ) ....
Charleston, SC - 66 Miles ( Airport ) ....
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: Husband & Wife, John Ellis & Linda, live in Alexandria, VA. After traveling to many beautiful beaches, we fell in love with Harbor Islands beauty and tranquility and our Pink House, which we purchased June 2012.
Why the Owner Chose Harbor Island: This beach house made us feel at home instantly. The Ocean is SO CLOSE. The house has spacious rooms. The many decks showcase the beauty of the Ocean and the distant River & Marshes. Our Island Community includes 24 Hour Gated Security in & out. This rental house is a great location and value for your vacation dollars.
The Unique Benefits at this House: We suggest you Scroll this map to see that we actually are OH SO close to the Ocean seen from our Porch & Decks. Harbor Island is a fantastic location for all beach and nature lovers!
Our guest have also enjoyed the wild life which includes: many birds (Harbor Island has been named an IBA or Important Bird Area by the National Audubon Society) The pace of life is very laid back and peaceful.
The low country has a story we hope you will learn about when you stay at our wonderful Beach House.
Enjoy the Ocean & Wildlife - then go Shop & Eat Out & Enjoy the available sports activities the area offers! Our Pink House will be waiting :-)