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Steps from Cabana Club! Ocean View Home w/ 3 seat Golf Cart, Free Wifi

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Relax with a cold drink on the veranda and watch for dolphins in the Atlantic! Take a golf cart (big 3 seater included with stay) ride around the island to see a South Carolina Low Country in all its glory!

Redecorated home: paint (inside and out), carpet, curtains, sectional sofa, artwork, outdoor living areas: cushioned love seat and chairs and dining table on living room deck; cushioned double chaise next to Jacuzzi tub on master bedroom deck.

Enjoy our incredible Atlantic views and large flat screen TV with Digital Cable! View nature during the day and your favorite movie at night!

Gorgeous view of the Atlantic and Skull Inlet from veranda, family room, and kitchen! Reversed floor plan puts the living area on top floor to maximize ocean view. House has four covered verandas (one off each bedroom and one off family room). Master bedroom's veranda can be your own private grotto with jetted tub and privacy foliage.

Two-minute walk to Cabana Club's three pools, restaurant, Salon and Day Spa, (our view also overlooks kiddie pool) and Camp Fripp (seasonal, but Activity Center is open year round), which offers special arts and crafts and outdoor activities for kids. Beautiful nature trail is across the street from our front door and leads to Skull Inlet-pier perfect for fishing and wildlife viewing. Ocean Creek and Ocean Point Golf Courses just minutes away. Amenity cards may be purchased through owner for guests 13 and older. ($35 a week/sports season and $50 a week/summer season.)

Rental includes free 3 seat golf cart! Save over $100 a day in rental fees!

*Click link below near calendar for lots of PICTURES of our home!*

EMAIL OWNER ABOUT OFF-SEASON SPECIALS!

Keywords: Oceanview, Charleston Style, verandas, Cabana Club, South Island

More Details

Owner
Jenny Brooks
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 25, 2017

About Jenny Brooks

Hello Travelers! We are a family of five who fell in love with Fripp Island and felt we had to own a part of it. It has been our family's special getaway since 2006 and we hope to enjoy it for many years to come. I am a teacher of the gifted in Georgia and my husband is a culinary instructor and a musician. Together, we own and manage properties with our Fripp Island property being our only vacation rental.

Our picture shows us on a family photo scavenger hunt on Fripp. We almost won!

Jenny Brooks purchased this house in 2006

Why Jenny Brooks chose Low Country & Resort Islands

Of all the coastal locations we could have invested in, we chose Fripp because of its timeless attractions: nature preservation and family activities. The island has all the modern amenities: two incredible golf courses, excellent tennis courts, great restaurants and beautiful pools. But it was the personal contact with nature and the activity staff on Fripp that sold us. I don't know of any other place where my kids can catch fiddler crabs all morning, have lunch with a few deer, go shelling on the 'Fripper', and then have Kids' Night Out at Camp Fripp. The greatest thing about Fripp is that as a mother of three, I feel my children are safe to explore the world on Fripp (the island is gated, the Camp Fripp and Activity Center staff are perfect and our home is on a dead end street so no through traffic while they are playing.) Also on Fripp, the kids can get out and explore the coastal tides and nature trails instead of playing video games all day. I feel that we can teach our kids about nature and ocean life in real life not just reading about it in a book or watching it on TV. Neighboring islands like Pritchard's and Hunting were also super bonuses because Pritchard's is an uninhabited wildlife preserve and Hunting is a state park with a historic lighthouse and preserved homesite. Older kids and parents may kayak over to Pritchard's Island for exploration of untouched nature.

What makes this house unique

In our home, we enjoy the best of both worlds. Our incredible ocean view enables us to watch for dolphins while washing the dishes or just rocking on the veranda! We can enjoy a rare Atlantic sunset from our windows and then have family movie night on our 47' flat screen TV. During the day, take our 6-9 person golf cart all over the island without having to strap a kid into a carseat. When we first came to fripp, I had three kids still in car seats so this was a huge bonus to our vacation enjoyment! We chose our location on Fripp because we are within 100 yards of everything a family needs access to: Camp Fripp, the Cabana Club's 3 pools, restaurant, and salon, the Skull Inlet pier (perfect for fishing, crabbing or just watching the sunset), the Activity Center (where they have many animals, arts and crafts, and daily planned activities like family scavenger hunts) and the 12th hole of the Ocean Creek Golf Course (an easy walk over to meet your golfers while they play.)

Guestbook comments from the owner

Jenny,



Sorry for the delay in extending our sincere appreciation for allowing us to

stay at your Fripp home. We had a blast. It was the perfect home and great

location on the island. The kids loved every aspect of the island

activities. Each day we enjoyed the morning ocean tide and the "rivers"

between each sandbar, lunch/tv/rest and swimming in the outdoor master hot

tub, afternoon visits to Camp Fripp, playground, Hunting Island and Shrimp

Shack, late afternoon swims at Cabana Club (kids loved all 3 pools and hot

tub), evening golf cart rides around island (golf cart was a kid highlight),

and best of all mom & dad relaxing on porch listening to ocean while the

kids watched videos. The kids loved the wild and ocean life (alligators,

deer, lizards, frogs, turtles, crabs, dolphins, mosquitoes-NOT) and the

banana tree at the Cabana club.



We will be sure to recommend your home and Fripp Island to friends and

family. We hope to return next year.



Thanks for the making our trip affordable and most of all a very very

memorable experience for our family.
Oct 2007
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Amenities

Fripp Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 full bathrooms plus jacuzzi tub on private porch off master suite.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double , 2 twin/ single , 2 bunk bed
  • King size beds (1) Duvet on bed for extra comfort., Queen size Beds (1) Duvet on bed for extra comfort., Baby Cribs (1) Graco pack and play may be used as crib or playpen., Bunk Beds (2) New Two Twin Bunks over Full Beds! Perfect for the kids' room when two families travel together.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Golf Cart included with rental(SAVE $75 a day), Beach Chairs, TVs in each bedroom, Outdoor Shower, walk to Cabana Club, Camp Fripp, Fishing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Steps from Cabana Club! Ocean View Home w/ 3 seat Golf Cart, Free Wifi
average rating of 4.8 based on 18 reviews
5

Great house with beautiful ocean view, proximity to pool

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay here! The location is wonderful -- right near the pool and with a beautiful view of the ocean. The included limo golf cart was a huge bonus. The house was glistening clean on our arrival, and well-equipped. The layout was great for our group of 6 (4 adults + 2 children), with a great room for the kids that could have included space for up to 4 kids in total, and great spaces for the adults. Plus, everyone had their own bathroom, which was wonderful. Couldn't have been happier with the stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Beautiful home with a gorgeous ocean view. The location was perfect! Walk to pool and fishing pier!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this home. This is our third trip to Fripp Island and this was our favorite home. The house is spacious, clean and very comfortable! We spent many hours on the outdoor porch taking in the beautiful ocean views. The xl golf cart was the perfect size for all 7 of us. We can't wait to come back and stay again!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was in great working order and clean. We loved the bonus use of the golf cart! We enjoyed the view from the back decks!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Great views

  • 5 of 5

Conveniently located near one of the pools and the activity center. Close enough to the marina and one of the golf courses as well. Really enjoyed the outdoor bathtub and the views from the upstairs balcony. Quiet culdesac with little to no traffic most of the time so that was also a plus. Home was in good shape and kept clean.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fripp Vacation July/August 2016

  • 3 of 5

Great location for young families due to location next to the Cabana club which offers the best overall pool swimming options on the island. View from third floor living room overlooks the pool and allows viewing the ocean at Skull Inlet. Also close to Wardle Landing pier for sunset viewing and also the Nature center. Limo golf cart is provided which permits taking entire family to the playground and the beach about ten minute ride away. Owner is very available to answer questions and address any issues. Listing description is accurate regarding location and amenities. Unit could offer more kitchen cookwear and dishes, and being at the end of the summer season with multiple renters cleanliness and maintenance was only average. I would say young families would find this unit to most attractive due to bedding available and proximity to the Cabana Club.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Stay

  • 5 of 5

The home was just as described, nice & comfortable on the inside, well located to the Cabana Club and short golf cart ride to the Beach. Really enjoyed it.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Golf
Ocean Creek Golf Course
Car: necessary

Camp Fripp for kids (special art and outdoor activities) available during the summer and holidays, Boating, Bike, Paddle Boards and Kayak Rentals at Marina, and Special Guided Activities available.

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Rates & Availability

Fripp Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
May 26 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,300
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 12 2017 - Sep 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$350
$1,950
 
 
Fall
Sep 17 2017 - Dec 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,500
$3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$400
$2,300
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $90
2 amenity cards $100
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 11.0%

Additional Fripp Island Amenity Cards: $35/week spring, fall, and winter seasons or $50/week summer.

Rates subject to approval and may change due to seasonal specials.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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