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Ocean&Marsh Views! 5BR/5BA, Golf Cart,Wi-Fi! Read Our Reviews!

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms, 5 Baths, (Sleeps 12 max)

Thanks to our first-time guests and 'regulars' who have enabled us to 'sell out the Summer' EVERY summer since we built the house in 2007! Apparently, the April 2010 edition of SOUTHERN LIVING MAGAZINE agrees with you as it named Harbor Island the 'Best Secret Beach for Families' this year! Come make memories with your family and friends at one of Harbor Island's newest beach homes! This 5 bedroom, 5 full bath home with Two Master Bedrooms is perfect for large or multi-family vacations. Situated at the secluded North end of the island and across the street from the ocean, this marsh-front home offers you the best of both worlds: with views of the marsh and Harbor River from the rear decks and porches as well as oceanviews from the front porches. Whether relaxing in the spacious family room, napping under a fan on the screened-in porch, sunbathing on either of the two expansive decks, or reading on any of three covered porches, Sea Psalms offers all the creature comforts you need to enjoy your respite by the sea.

This home features hardwood floors in every room other than the utility room and bathrooms, which are tiled. Tastefully decorated in blues, greens, and tans, this home has stylish--yet comfortable--furniture, a fully-equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances and quartz counter-top, a dining room with table that seats 10, and adjacent bar that seats 2. A screened porch with table and chairs to seat 6, three televisions with DVD and/or video cassette capability, and books, puzzles, and board games for your enjoyment.

On Harbor Island, you can do as much or as little as you please. Island amenities include an Olympic-sized pool, baby pool, playground, tennis courts, basketball courts, sand volleyball court, weight room and cardio fitness room. If shopping is your choice, you are just 18 miles away from the charming and quaint antique and specialty shops of historic Beaufort and Port Royal and 45 miles away from the Tanger Outlets at Hilton Head. If doing nothing is your flavor, then all you'll have to do is choose which of the porches or decks you like and then choose between gazing at playful dolphins or meandering shrimp boats in the ocean or migratory birds and stunning sunsets over the marsh. We know you will enjoy Sea Psalms for the quintessential beach vacation.

Golf Cart Included: 3 night minimum off-season, 7 night minimum summer.

***WINTER RENTALS AVAILABLE****Call 803.361.8552 for very competitive rates in January and February!!!!

Keywords: Ocean & Marsh view beach House with Golf Cart

More Details

Owner
Keith Huggins
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 13, 2017

About Keith Huggins

We are a very active family of five! Our three daughters keep us on the move and enjoying life.....we have been blessed, indeed.

Keith Huggins purchased this house in 2006

Why Keith Huggins chose Beachwalk

We grew up on the South Carolina coast and are life-long South Carolinians. We had driven 'by' Harbor Island several times going to Fripp Island, but never noticed Harbor because it was a private island and you couldn't get on the island unless you were a homeowner or guest of one. A friend purchased a place there and we rented from him in 2004 and loved the solitude of the beach, quaintness of the island and all the wildlife. On our second day of vacation, we were looking at property and bought our property later that year. We took a year to design the house for multiple families and settled on a 5 BR - 5 BA home that was completed in the summer of '06. Since that time, we have sold out each summer and are delighted to call many of them 'repeat guests'!

Recently, we read in the April '10 edition of Southern Living Magazine that they had selected Harbor Island as the 'Best Secret Beach for Families' saying 'Harbor Island feels far away from it all, but not too fare from the amenities that make a good family trip'. The magazine goes on to describe Harbor as a '...Lowcountry isle is a quiet place, with 3 miles of secluded beach visited mostly by pelicans, herons, and horseshoe crabs. Each day here begins with a sunrise that turns the Atlantic into a pink sea framed by golden marsh grasses.' It looks like we have been 'found out'! Hope you can come and enjoy some of our unspoiled beauty as our guests.

What makes this house unique

We love the positioning of our house...you can stand in the kitchen and see the marsh out of the back windows and the ocean out of the front windows. You can actually see Editsto while standing in our kitchen. We love our proximity to the beach (right across the street) and the quietness of the West End of the island. There are only 4 rental houses north of us, so the beaches are always VERY quiet...you feel like you have the place to yourself every day! We love the wildlife all over the island, watching the dolphins dance and watching the shrimp boats ease by.....very peaceful.

Amenities

Beachwalk House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 6 - outdoor shower , Private outdoor shower under the house
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , has covered porch off BR with ocean view
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , has covered porch off bedroom with ocean view
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , This master suite has great ocean views
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , This master suite has a private deck overlooking river
    Bedroom 5 - 2 bunk bed , The perfect place for kiddo's
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Pack-n-play, Bunk Beds (1) 'Kid's Room' features 2 bunk bed sets (four beds total)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outside shower, beach chairs, beach toys, skim boards, spacious covered play area for children underneath the house for when it rains. Bike Rentals at the Beach Club by the pool. To watch the sunset over the marsh, enjoy what is probably the largest deck on the island. Golf cart is included in rent (ages 16 & up only)

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Ocean&Marsh Views! 5BR/5BA, Golf Cart,Wi-Fi! Read Our Reviews!
average rating of 4.9625 based on 80 reviews
5

Beautiful home and island!!!

  • 5 of 5

Sea psalms is a beautiful, clean, and very spacious home! It's always nerve wrecking to book a home online for fear of what it may actually look like when you arrive! I can honestly say that what you see is what you get and then some! This house exceeded my expectations and looks exactly as pictured. Another bonus is how friendly, extremely prompt and honest the owners Keith and Laura are. They answer any question, address any concerns or issues literally within the hour! I can't say enough of how pleased we were and how we will definitely be coming back to the island and Sea Psalms! Oh and this is totally the place for nature and wildlife enthusiasts and kids! We saw a sea turtle lay eggs, baby sea turtles hatch and crawl to the ocean, dolphins, crabs,alligators (safely contained😊) and flocks of birds! My children were in heaven! One more thing, the island is very low key. Since it is gated and guarded 24/7 there is very little traffic(if any) and we pretty much always had the beach to ourselves and very little crowds at the pools!! Thanks Keith and Laura for sharing your piece of paradise with my family 😊

Amber Katzler

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Kind thanks for your gracious comments AND for being our guests! We hope to earn your consideration again on your next trip to Sea Psalms on Harbor Island.
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5

Spacious and well equipped. Great outdoor space. Nice facilities on the island. Great beach.

  • 5 of 5

This property was well maintained and comfortable. We had a very enjoyable visit.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming and spacist.

  • 5 of 5

Great rental for for picking up your new Marine. 30 minute drive from Parris island and room for the whole family.

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house, great location!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. The house is close enough to town to be close by to everything you need, but far enough away to feel like you are actually on vacation. Our family of five was very comfortable and we had room easily for more people. Highly recommend!

Jack

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The house was perfect for us!

  • 5 of 5

We went there for a graduation on Parris Island. The place was perfect for us. The home was well designed with many bedrooms having their own balconies. The views were beautiful and the house was well equipped. Most importantly Keith was extremely attentive to all my needs before, during and after our stay. He was a pleasure to deal with. I would most certainly recommend this beautiful and comfortable home. Only semi downside was the extra parking passes were not inexpensive. With that being said, I would stay there again in a heartbeat.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful time .

  • 5 of 5

Very nice home in a great location!

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Johnson Creek Tavern (JCT's)
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Fripp Island
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
Interstate 95
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Johnson Creek Tavern
Car: recommended

Hunting Island State Park, Shopping in Downtown Historic Beaufort, Guided fishing with Orvis certified instructors.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 10.0%

This is a private home rented exclusively by the owners. No intermediaries are involved. Please call/email us with what you are looking for and we will work with any reasonable offer. We are generally more flexible during off-peak times and also consider size of group. Less "stress" on the house may certainly equal "lower rates".

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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