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Paddler's Cove Charleston Beach/Creekside Getaway

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Last updated: 10/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:1 night
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Private Homes apartment description

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* Outdoor equipment is not included.*
*2 adults maximum + 2 kids*
This is a beautiful one bedroom, one bath downstairs apartment in a private residence, ten minutes from downtown Charleston and two miles from Folly Beach. The apartment was recently completely renovated. It would be comfortable for a couple or a family with as many as two kids.
The apartment/house looks out onto a tidal creek that connects with the Folly River and eventually the ocean. It offers excellent kayaking, canoeing and standup paddleboarding. Equipment is not included but can be rented from a local outfitter and launched off the dock. There are many species of birds, like the Blue Heron, Ibis, Egrets, Wood Storks and pelicans that make their home in the marsh just feet from the house. It is not uncommon to be visited by a family of dolphins that swim up the creek to feed.
This is a downstairs apartment below our family, and while we installed sound-barrier panels in the ceiling with the renovation, you can still hear noises. Our family goes to bed and wakes up early so if you are night owls and like to sleep in, this may not be the best place for you. We are the ideal place for families with kids on a similar schedule. We ask for quiet hours after 10pm.
We are not on Island proper, but a peninsula minutes up the road.
We are in a quiet neighborhood where houses are close together. We cannot accommodate people coming to Folly to party, but those coming to relax and enjoy nature and Charleston. 2 adults maximum at all times, no noise after 10pm and absolutely no parties of any size.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                25...moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                Playground set in backyard, pack n play, bed rails, jog stroller, baby gate and high chair available. Please let us know which of these you will need as we share them with the rental next door. ...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed:

                We do not allow renters to have pets, but be aware that our very sweet, old dog might be in the back yard on occasion. No pets are ever in the apartment. ...moreless

              • Wheelchair Accessible

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

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                plenty of space for a pack n play...moreless

              • Queen sized bed, full closet, full sized futon in living room pack n play crib. ...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower, jetted tub

                ...moreless

              • Large bathroom with jacuzzi tub/shower combo.

              Other Amenities

                  • Please note: * no parties - house is in a quiet neighborhood * minimum age of renter is 24 * maximum occupancy is 2 adults + 2 kids...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television:

                    Small flat screen in living room...moreless

                  • Toys:

                    Let us know the age of your child and we can likely provide some toys. Also have a backyard playset and sand box. ...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Budget
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Ruins
                  • Synagogues
                  • Water Parks

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Monument View:

                    Sullivan's Island Lighthouse in the distance...moreless

                  • Water View:

                    Marsh and tidal creek that connects to Folly River and the ocean at high tide...moreless

                  • Waterfront:

                    Marsh and tidal creek that connects to Folly River and the ocean at high tide...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 4 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    WiFi...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Parking:

                    Off street parking. ...moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    Typically good cell phone coverage. ...moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Icemaker and water dispenser. ...moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Bicycles:

                    Bicycle rental available on Folly Beach. ...moreless

                  • Boat:

                    Boat tours may be available from house for fee and waiver signed. Ask in advance. ...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Private screened in porch. ...moreless

                  • Golf:

                    Charleston public course 7 miles from house. ...moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    Can be launched from dock but must be rented from a local outfitter. ...moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    Creek front gazebo - great for outdoor meals. ...moreless

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Autumn
                      Sep 1 - Nov 30, 2014
                      1 night min stay
                      $130
                      $900
                      Winter
                      Dec 1 - Feb 28, 2015
                      1 night min stay
                      $120
                      $800

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Cleaning Fee $75
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                      • Taxes Included

                      Notes:

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                      Paypal for additional 2.9%

                      Last minute bookings must be paid via Paypal or credit card.


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                      Last updated: 10/18/2014
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                      Location

                      18 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Charleston International (CHS)
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Many choices within 2 miles
                      7 Miles
                      Nearest Golf
                      Charleston City Golf Course
                      15 Miles
                      Nearest Train
                      Amtrak
                      8 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      I-26
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Many choices within 2 miles
                      2 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Folly Beach

                      Car: Necessary

                      Stand up paddleboarding, kayaking, boating, crabbing, fishing, bird and dolphin watching from the private dock in the backyard. Equipment must be rented. 2 miles to beach, 10 miles to downtown Charleston. Fishing gear (light tackle) and surf lessons/surfboard rental available.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2009

                      About the owner: We moved here in 2009 so that we could raise our kids by the water and beach and be surrounded by nature. We quickly discovered how many friends we had once we lived by the beach. We're glad to have this great apartment to offer to our friends and family and the occasional renter.

                      Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
                      Enjoy nature in your own backyard from the private dock while being only a short drive to the perfect little beach town of Folly Beach and Historic Downtown Charleston. We are quite kid friendly.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                      Bird watching- large Blue Herons, Ibis and Egrets perch on our dock. Nature viewing - dolphins often visit within arm's reach. Crabbing, kayaking, stand up paddling, creek swimming and fishing off the private dock (equipment must be rented). Surfboard and standup paddleboard rental can be arranged. Harris Teeter grocery store is located across Folly Road from our neighborhood. This is a quiet neighborhood away from the hustle and bustle of Folly Beach in the summertime. It's very easy to get to downtown Charleston as well.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english
                       

                      Photos

                      • Back of house from private dock

                        Back of house from private dock

                      • Private screened-in back porch with view of marsh

                        Private screened-in back porch with view of marsh

                      • Welcome!

                        Welcome!

                      • Fully equipped kitchen.

                        Fully equipped kitchen.

                      • Living room with tv

                        Living room with tv

                      • Bathroom

                        Bathroom

                      • Bedroom with Queen bed

                        Bedroom with Queen bed

                      • Bedroom closet
Spacious bedroom with plenty of room for pack n play

                        Bedroom closet Spacious bedroom with plenty of room for pack n play

                      • Private backyard dock at high tide

                        Private backyard dock at high tide

                      • Private dock.

                        Private dock.

                      • Kayaking in backyard. Creek leads to undeveloped islands and ocean.

                        Kayaking in backyard. Creek leads to undeveloped islands and ocean.

                      • Nearby Folly Beach pier.

                        Nearby Folly Beach pier.

                      • Front of house. Apartment is on ground floor.

                        Front of house. Apartment is on ground floor.

                      • Back yard playground

                        Back yard playground

                      • Dining room with water view.
French doors lead to screen porch and back yard.

                        Dining room with water view. French doors lead to screen porch and back yard.

                      • Living room with regular and futon couch.

                        Living room with regular and futon couch.

                      • Bathroom with shower/jacuzzi tub

                        Bathroom with shower/jacuzzi tub

                      • Laundry room

                        Laundry room

                      • Bedroom

                        Bedroom

                      • Kid friendly with sandbox and playground in backyard

                        Kid friendly with sandbox and playground in backyard

                      • Backyard with Gazebo. Looking north towards marsh creeks.

                        Backyard with Gazebo. Looking north towards marsh creeks.

                      • Full moon tide at sunset

                        Full moon tide at sunset

                      • Folly Beach. 2 miles away.

                        Folly Beach. 2 miles away.

                      • Dolphins are a common sight off our dock on a falling tide.

                        Dolphins are a common sight off our dock on a falling tide.

                      VRBO #455737

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, October 18, 2014

                      $120 - $130 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 10/18/14
                      Minimum stay: 1 nights
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                      Speaks: english
                      • Calendar last updated 10/18/2014
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