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August & September 2015 - 7 night stay 10% discount
BEACH & POOL VIEW at'BIRD I VUE'' VACATION or ROMANTIC getaway, 'BIRDS I VUE'' condo on Harbor Island is just the place to relax and play. Enter this gated community and you will not want to leave. Harbor Island is a private 1400 acre barrier island on the Atlantic sea coast. Located approximately 12 miles east of Beaufort, South Carolina between historic Savannah, Georgia and Charleston, South Carolina.
A cozy elegant condo located in Beach House Villa with third/top floor beach view. A wonderful penthouse view for your most treasured memories. The only building in the resort with the convenience of an elevator. Unload your belongings at the building's main entrance near the elevator.
None of the condo buildings on Harbor Island are handicap accessible (no ramp). However, Building L is the only condo building with an elevator. Approximately 8 steps to the first level to reach the elevator. 'Birds I Vue'' is one of the units closest to the elevator on the 3rd floor.
ANTIQUES and UNIQUES, for your pleasure and comfort. Remodeled kitchen with stainless steel appliances, french door refrigerator. New 50' flat screen smart TV with Netflix. Many upgrades. YES, KID FRIENDLY, too. Well behaved pets welcomed. Pet deposit required.
View sunrise over the beach from the screened (NO PEST) balcony, kitchen, or living area. One of the most desired views on the island.
'Sweet Dreams' await with the romantic bedroom decor' and the comfort of the king size bed with down mattress topper.
Latest upgrades: Queen sofa sleeper in living area + Two recliners COMFORT at it's best + beautiful cherry flooring. New kitchen appliances, French door refrigerator, over the range microwave, smooth top range.
High Speed Internet !. Smart TV
The sit down bar joins a fully equipped kitchen. Plus the game table doubles as dining table. Some starter staples are provided for our guest, including starter supply of paper goods for weekly guest.
A 70 yard boardwalk takes you across the sand dunes to step onto the 3 mile long beach. Enjoy the unique privacy of Harbor Island's uncrowded beach to discover horseshoe crabs, shrimp boats, pelicans, dolphins, egrets and more. Sea turtles are nesting May through October.
The natural beauty of the island is graced with sand dunes, sea-oats, tidal waters, saltwater marshes and wildlife. View the nearby rookeries with hundreds of egrets,herons and alligators. Crab dock located on the island.
Be certain to take advantage of our guest amenities as well as the areas cultural and historical activities.
PET FRIENDLY BEACH - Well behaved pets welcome = PET DEPOSIT REQUIRED = $100. - $70. refundable after cleaning inspection.(-$30. per pet).
Amenities for the active guest: Harbor Island Beach and Racquet Club, three pools, and kiddie pool, playground, tennis, volleyball, basketball courts, shuffle board, fitness center and gift shop. Lagoon kayaking is available nearby, at Hunting Island State Park.
Provided for your pleasure: Beach chairs, beach towels, kites, beach toys, picnic basket. Adult and children's board and card games with unique game table for your indoor entertainment.
Bicycle, kayak & corn hole rentals available at BAREFOOT BUBBA'S with free delivery + free ice cream. Tell Eddie Ms Joy sent you.
NEARBY... Antiquing, carriage tours, guided fishing trips, riverboat dinner cruise. Riverfront park,shops & restaurants @ Beaufort, St Helena & Frogmore.
Visit Gay's Shrimp docks(one mile) for fresh seafood and heat & serve meals. Grills available in the courtyard. Many excellent restaurants in the area.
SIGHTSEEING: HUNTING ISLAND State Park & Lighthouse - Self-guided tour. Listed in the National Registry of Historic Places. Located two miles east of Harbor Island entrance. Park admission fee.
Frogmore,SC - Historic cemetery & tabby ruins. Lands End Rd. @ Frogmore (Red Piano) BEAUFORT,SC - Historic District Walking & Carriage Tours. Named 'BEST SMALL SOUTHERN TOWN' by Southern Living readers. Named in the top 20 fishing towns. Harbor Island is located 12 east of historic Beaufort, SC.
BLUFTON, SC - Historic District Walking Tours, antiques shops & outlet shops. 18 miles south of Beaufort.
SIGHTSEEING (Day Trips): Harbor Island located approximately 60 miles south to beautiful Savannah, Georgia and 75 miles north to charming Charleston, South Carolina. Hilton Head Island, South Carolina approximately 45 miles south.
Mar. 1 - May 10, '15 Mar 1 - May 10, 2015 3 night min stay
$130 Fri, Sat
May - Sept. May 16 - Sep 19, 2015 3 night min stay
$140 Fri, Sat
Sept - Dec 2014 Sep 20 - Dec 31, 2015 2 night min stay
$130 Fri, Sat
Jan. - Feb. 2016 Jan 1 - Feb 29, 2016 2 night min stay
$100 Fri, Sat
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Gate pass $10.d or7 n =$50
$35.00 additional charge for less than 3 night stay.
gate pass $10. less than 7 nights stay
Labor Day Weekend '15 - Thursday - Monday/ To be determined
Optional departure cleaning fee $40.
CANCELLATION INSURANCE RECOMMENDED
1/3 to 1/2 reservation deposit. Depending on length of time prior to arrival.
$100. security/pet deposit - $70.00 refundable after favorable departure inspection.
Refund subject to forfeit if condo is left w/visible animal hair or property damage.
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Shopping downtown Beaufort,3+ outlet malls @ Bluffton). Within 15 miles 11 golf courses.
Hunting Island State Park - 2 miles.
Hilton Head Island, SC approx, 30 min, Sightseeing in Historic Beaufort, SC,(12 mi.),
Charleston,SC and Savannah,Ga, (approx, 1hr)
This Lowcountry area has been the setting for the movies, Forest Gump, The Prince of Tides, The Big Chill, GI Jane and The Great Santani.
Year Purchased: 2003
About the owner: Thanks for visiting my vrbo website. I am blessed to be able to share God's wonderful creation. Harbor Island is an absolutely beautiful private island & beach.
My family & I call Statesboro, Ga on Cypress Lake home....However, my 'Bird's I Vue'' is our special place at the beach. I am so very easily drawn to both places to enjoy the wonders of this earth.
After 30+ years of children in my daily life, I retired as a preschool owner/director/teacher in 2000.
My career has been filled w/ preschoolers plus 53 years of marriage.
Early retirement has given me the opportunity to be a 'Granny' to my 3 wonderful grandsons & 1 God sent granddaughter.
#1 on my 'Bucket List', ENJOY A SLOWER PACE.
Harbor Island has been the solution to #1 on my 'Bucket List'.
#2 - Relax, Enjoy = Make more 'Treasured Memories'
I am pleased to share 'Bird's I Vue'', a part of my life's blessings, with each of you.
Why the Owner Chose Harbor Island: I shopped for many miles up & down the Georgia and Carolina coasts to find just the right place for investment & enjoyment. The minute I walked into this condo I knew it was 'the one'. The view ('Bird's I Vue'') was worth it all. However, the condo needed a lot of work. So I put on my creative hat to make fun out of all the work that was required. Gradually the updates have been coming. Thanks to my renters it possible for me to update as necessary.
I am pleased to find that my renters have been respectful of the condo property. Therefore, because of renters favorable history a property damage deposit is only required if you bring your pet...and I have found that pets have not been a problem. Well behaved renters & their pets are welcomed. Please make yourself at home. Welcome to Harbor Island's 'Bird's I Vue'
The Unique Benefits at this Condo: INQUIRE ABOUT TRADING SPACES. Willing to trade day for day @ your date of convenience. We have successfully traded w/owners in several states. We enjoy traveling. Trading w/ other owners has been a wonderful way to vacation! Call or email if interested in getting on my trade list.