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The White House-Open and Accessible Floor Plan 300 Steps to Beach

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)

Located 100 yards from the best beach on Hilton Head Island, this four bedroom, three bath home is in the quiet South Forest Beach area, yet is only minutes from golf, tennis, shopping, and restaurants. Biking around Hilton Head is enjoyable on the nearby bike paths.

Newly renovated in 2015,The White House features fresh new decor and an upgraded kitchen. The White House is one of the few Hilton Head beach properties that is all on the ground floor, so there are no steps to climb. Enter through a trellised walkway and enjoy the decor of calming colors, textures, and fabrics along with the spacious vaulted ceilings in the family room, kitchen, and dining areas. The tiled floors, and granite bathroom counters combine to add a touch of elegance to the spa-inspired decor.

Each bedroom has two six-foot windows and there are three sets of six foot sliding glass doors opening onto the 28 foot long pool, creating a light filled retreat. After returning from the beach enjoy the private outdoor shower. The master bedroom has a king-size, bamboo canopy bed and a private bath.

The second bedroom has a queen-size bed, a private bath, and a sliding door that opens onto the pool. The third bedroom has a queen-size bed and a shared bathroom that is handicap accessible. The fourth bedroom is a 'bunk room' having two sets of bunk beds a sofa and a TV/VCR, toys, games, and puzzles.

The living area overlooks the pool and has a large sofa and three armchairs, as well as an entertainment center with TV/VCR/DVD and a stereo with CD player and radio. Adjacent to this living area is a dining table with seating for eight and a view to the pool as well. There is additional seating for six on bar stools at the kitchen island countertop. The kitchen has a refrigerator with ice maker, tiled countertops, and is fully-equipped.

For quiet relaxation and family fun, the entry foyer includes a queen size pull out sofa bed and two chairs. Additional dining capacity and the perfect place to play games is provided by a lovely table and six chairs.

Enjoy a full day at Hilton Head's renowned beach and come home to a relaxing pool with lounge chairs, gas grill, dining table and chairs. If you decide to bring a family pet, there is a safe, fenced in dog run in the back yard for your special sidekick.

Hilton Head has miles of bike trails, as well as many other family entertainment options. If you don't want to cook, no problem, Hilton Head has many restaurants to fit your taste and budget.

Experience Hilton Head - you'll be glad you did!

Keywords: Beach Home

More Details

Kathy and Gary Reynolds
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

About Kathy and Gary Reynolds

Gary and Kathy love to cook, enjoy walking on the beach, playing tennis and exploring the low country from Savannah to historic Charleston.

Kathy and Gary Reynolds purchased this house in 2004

Why Kathy and Gary Reynolds chose Island Areas

Our family has been vacationing on Hilton Head Island for many years. Our children enjoyed the island so much that we decided to invest in our own private 'get away' home. Located only 300 steps from the beach, our home allows maximum enjoyment of Hilton Head's beautiful waterfront.

What makes this house unique

The White House is conveniently located for shopping, restaurants and most important - the beach! We know you will enjoy the privacy and relaxing atmosphere of our home as much as we do!


South Forest Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • One Bathroom includes 'roll in' Handicap Accessible shower and toilet.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa (1) Queen size located in living area. Bunk Beds (4) Linens provided for all beds.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Internet access, Microwave, Refrigerator, Ice Maker, Outdoor Shower, Privacy Fence


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

The White House-Open and Accessible Floor Plan 300 Steps to Beach
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 33 reviews
Hartland, WI

Great for my big family

  • 5 of 5

Perfectly set up beach house for my big family (2 adults, 9 children). The floor plan is perfect for gathering and privacy with an outdoor shower to get the sand off feet right next to one of the bathrooms. Kids kept pacing off the 300 steps to the beach, and it is right on! Kitchen was well equipped for home cooked meals. The location is ideal, blocks from Caligny Beach and the resorts, and blocks from Sea Pines plantation...right in the middle. Feels like a private beach with the crowds just north and just south of where this property is located. The grill and appliances worked great as well as the showers and bathrooms. The owners were responsive and attentive to questions, but we really didn't have any, witch is a great thing! Overall a wonderful trip for my family.

One request: a spice rack with the staples would be nice.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you David! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay at our home. A spice rack is a good idea! We'll add that to the kitchen. Hope to see you again next year! All our best, Kathy and Gary Reynolds
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Wellington, Ohio

Dream come true

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for all 11 of us (6 adults and 5 children ages 2-10). It was clean and very comfortable. The pool was clean and a nice size, and the pool guy came twice and cleaned it while we were there. That was extra nice after a rainy day. The vines and growth on the fence gave a sense of privacy that we enjoyed. We were very close to a beach that was never crowded. Only once were there more than a few people there when we were. We were close to everything we needed/wanted. The only concern was that the television in the kids room was not working. That was little concern since it was only later evening when we wanted to use it. The Wi-Fi worked well even with several devices using it at a time. We brought a fire stick and that allowed us to access favorite movies for the kids when we had down time and they needed some entertainment. We have friends who live in the area and they came and saw the house and are going to recommend it to others who come to the area and need this large of a space. We would definitely consider this home again and would recommend it to anyone!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent one-level home in South Forest Beach

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect house for our family vacation. One-level with a great layout. It has 4 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. Appliances are in excellent condition and the house is very well maintained. It is located in a quite neighborhood that is just steps away from the beach! Highly recommend this house. Our family made great memories during this stay including my sisters beach wedding and reception with a few friends and family! Thanks to Kathy and Gary for sharing their house. We hope to visit again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Week Retreat

  • 4 of 5

Loved the fact we didn't have to climb stairs. My husband loved the recliner in the den area which was perfect for our grandchildren. They enjoyed the kid's room. The house is very nice, but floors need a good cleaning.

A little mold was in two of the bathrooms. When our son's wife got ready to go to bed, her pillow case had a lot of short hair on it. I was embarrassed about this. The pool area is small and needs to be arranged in a more inviting way. The "weed" vines may have been poison oak ???? I'm not sure, but there needs to be some more appealing landscaping.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Feedback from our guests is important in helping us maintain our property to a high standard. We take pride in the readiness of our home for each guest and have engaged a new cleaning service. The vines around our home are not poison oak or any other type of poison vine. They are a combination of Carolina Jasmine and other indigenous vines.
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Beach Paradise in Hilton Head

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing stay at The White House last weekend. It's perfect for two families with kids and dogs. Plenty of room for all to spread out and the common areas were very open and cozy. The private pool was great and the private path and short walk to the beach, even better. The owner Kathy was very accommodating and a prompt communicator. All in all, an awesome time was had by all.

  • Submitted: May 11, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great House for Family Speing Break

  • 5 of 5

We were so happy we chose this house for our spring break in Hilton Head! We traveled with three generations -- 8 adults and 2 children (and two dogs). The four bedrooms in each corner of the house were so nice to make everyone feel like they had their own space. The pool was perfect for a dip and we enjoyed lounging around and grilling out. We also were so happy we could bring our two dogs. The dog run off the laundry room was such a great perk to let them out without needing leashes. The short walk to the beach was the best part! The beach was beautiful and almost vacant-- we couldn't believe how private everything felt. The house is a short way from Coligny, so it was very easy to stop at shops and get last minute groceries. We truly enjoyed our stay and look forward to the next time we can visit!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
47.5 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head Airport
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

South Forest Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 14 2017 - Aug 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
Golf Season II
Aug 6 2017 - Aug 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
Labor Day Holidays
Aug 27 2017 - Sep 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
Golf Season I
Sep 10 2017 - Oct 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall I
Oct 15 2017 - Nov 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 25 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall II
Nov 26 2017 - Dec 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Year
Dec 24 2017 - Jan 5 2018
3 night minimum stay
Jan 6 2018 - Mar 9 2018
3 night minimum stay
Golf Season I
Mar 10 2018 - May 11 2018
3 night minimum stay
May 12 2018 - Aug 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
Golf II
Aug 4 2018 - Aug 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
Labor Day
Sep 1 2018 - Sep 7 2018
3 night minimum stay
Golf III
Sep 8 2018 - Oct 12 2018
3 night minimum stay
Fall I
Oct 13 2018 - Nov 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
Nov 17 2018 - Nov 23 2018
3 night minimum stay
Fall II
Nov 24 2018 - Dec 21 2018
3 night minimum stay
Dec 22 2018 - Jan 4 2019
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Damage Protection $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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