Oceanfront Huge Screened Porch Daufuskie Island, Sc 2bd/2BA Oceanfront(58 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-2 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
2 Oversized Bedrooms 2 Large Bathrooms-Romantic or Family Friendly Sleeps 8
We have a new Ferry, Daufuskie Island Ferry, which leaves from Hilton Head at the foot of the bridge. Multiple daily runs. Or you can choose a private water taxi from Savannah or Bluffton.
Wind through the centuries old Live Oaks, pass the lush golf course greens on to your cottage. Unlock the door to be welcomed by a magnificent view of the Atlantic just steps away, not behind other cottages. No need to flip coins to see who gets the bigger room, both are the same size, each Large with two Queen beds and large private baths. Completely renovated with hardwood floors and granite counters in the kitchen with a Caribbean flare.
Relax on the huge screened porch or walk on the wide beach or shady lanes. Explore the Marshes or the inlets by kayak or take a kayak tour of the marsh eco systems.
Ride Golf carts, fly kites, read books, write a book, make s'mores over a campfire, eat at some of the low country restaurants. Two with live music on the weekends! Our newest is Lucy Belle's Cafe for breakfast and lunch.
The hardest thing to do on Daufuskie is to decide between walking or running the quiet, clean beach, reading a book, searching for the elusive alligator in the ponds, sighting the Bald Eagles or seasonal Sea Turtle eggs or exploring for historic relics such as Indian arrowheads from the Civil War and ruins from the plantation days.
Then again a game of tennis or a round of golf at Bloody Point might satisfy. Or you could visit the Silver Dew Pottery for a lesson and local souvenir. Or visit our famous artist in residence, Chase Allen of the Iron Fish Gallery, or the Island Museum for an education of the island or the Community Farm with it's adorable animals. Make sure to ask what the animal's names are when touring the Farm.
Set up a reservation to tour and taste at the new Daufuskie Island Rum Distillery.
Listen to live music at the local restaurants while sipping umbrella and boat drinks.
Or just see what the island offers your senses.
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Member since: 2008
- 1500 sq. ft.
- Max. occupancy 8
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
- Big Queen Bedrooms with private bathrooms and closets each with TV.
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Outdoor Shower head for sandy bodies and toys.
- Totally Renovated-Beautiful-professionally decorated Caribbean Atmosphere, One Story on stilts, Two Queen Beds/large bedrooms, private bathrooms with plenty of counter space, 20 x 14 foot screened porch with dining for 10 and Lane porch furniture, service cars only, walking, golf carts available to rent, biking. Minimum age limit for renters(28). RENTALS- Golf carts, Bikes, Kayaks, eco-tours. ACTIVITIES- Fly Fishing, Museums, Silver Dew Pottery, Great local low country restaurants with entertainment on weekends, Rum Distillery, Sunbathing, Swimming, Golf, tennis, Sand castle building...moreless
- Games For Kids
- Music Library:
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Autumn Foliage
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Ocean View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Broadband Access:
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Ducted Cooling
- Ducted Heating
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Living Area
- Living Room
- Local Maps
- Paper Towels
- Split-System Air Conditioning
- Split-System Heating
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Water Cooler
- Wireless Internet:
- Catering Available:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Lobster Pot
- Beach Chairs
- Deck / Patio
- Gated Community
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
- Screen Porch / Veranda
Pool / Spa
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
May 1 - Sep 1, 2017
2 night min stay
Fall 2017 with cart
Sep 10 - Nov 1, 2017
1 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Departure Cleaning $142 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Tax Rate 10%
March, 2017 Special- Free cart.
Carts are available for rent through the cottage owner for $50/night. Paid separately offline to private Vendor.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
CIVILIZED, yet no bridges. DAUFUSKIE ISLAND is a Barrier Sea Island within SIGHT of HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. and SAVANNAH, GA. Private water taxis or the county ferry are available.(call for details)
This well maintained cottage is oceanfront within Melrose on the Beach Plantation resort community. Great vacation for Families, Romantic Getaways. Golf carts, bikes and walkers dominate. STRESS-FREE.
Ferry Embarkation Center on Hilton Head Island is a 5 Hour Drive from Atlanta, Georgia; 45 minute drive from Savannah. 3-4 hour drive from Greenville , SC; 11 Hours from Columbus, Ohio.
Other Activities: Historic sites, Artist's gallery, pottery maker, Marshside Mama's, Daufuskie Crab House, Eagle's Nest, Melrose on the Beach, surf and pond fishing, kayaking, golf on two courses, tennis, yoga, Saturday Farmer's Market. much more
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: Our family lives in Atlanta, Georgia. We love to travel the world but always yearn to get to our favorite place, Daufuskie Island. This picture taken at Marshside Mama's.
Why the Owner Chose Melrose on the Beach (Hilton Head Island, SC, USA):
Daufuskie intrigued our business and vacation interests. We knew that owning a place where our family could go on a weekend that didn't stress us out with traffic jams, long restaurant lines, and t-shirt shops one after the other AND be on the Atlantic Ocean within 5 hours was a good investment in family time.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We chose Daufuskie because it does not have all the chaotic demands of the typical tourist communities. We felt we could truly relax with family and friends while enjoying an incredible island experience so close to home. The Atlantic Ocean views from our screened porch, bedroom and yard are spectacular. We hear the waves, watch the boaters and the seagulls while eating breakfast on the porch.
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Oceanside with large screened porch. Contemplate the wonders of the ocean.
Fully Equipped Kitchen with stainless & granite
Second Bedroom with two queen beds and private bath with oversized tub w/ shower
Ocean Front Large Screened Porch- left side
Ocean view from large screened porch-right side
Equestrian Center offers rides
Atlantic Ocean View while sitting on the Porch Steps-can't get any better
Interesting Caddy! Thanks to Brad, a return renter
Crossing the foot path
Our family at Marshside Mama's, a local restaurant on the sunset side of island
Daufuskie Island Ferry out of Hilton Head
Pristine Atlantic Beach right out the front door
Living Room with gas fireplace and oceanview
Oceanside Master with two queen beds and private bathroom with large shower
Wildlife around the island
Great Fishing around the island
Your beach experience
Functioning Historic Church
One of many treasures
Marsh and snowy egrets surrounding the inlets of Daufuskie
Good Day on the beach
Live music at Daufuskie Crab Company at Freeport Marina
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Thursday, April 27, 2017
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