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Tropical Paradise - 200' from Beach! Private with partial ocean views

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Ocean View House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 11), Large Private Lot

You won’t go wrong staying in this lovely home with ocean views. It is right in the center of everything yet very peaceful and private. Just 200 feet from the large beach even at high tide. You can play all day in the sun and come home and relax on your own screened porch. After that you can take a dip in the pool at the Beach Club which is just 2 blocks from the house. There are 4 bedrooms, 3 downstairs and a loft upstairs.

Partial views of the ocean along with a tropical paradise of 45 trees. A tranquil environment includes a double large lot. Conveniently located within walking distance of the Island Beach Club Pools, Dining and Tennis Courts. A walking/bike path is across the street. The close beach area is not crowded.

This house has many features. The large outside deck overlooks the lot with many trees and views of the ocean. The screened in porch with a ceiling fan is great for conversations, dining, games or relaxing. Outside shower with hot/cold water is convenient when coming back from the beach. On the main floor is the large living room with new sofas and chairs, a fireplace, 55 inch HDTV, Apple TV, DVD, Bluetooth Stereo that is great for relaxing or entertaining. The kitchen has a large dining area with nice views of the ocean. The master bedroom is large with a king bed, 26 inch HDTV and private bathroom with walk in shower. The next bedroom has a king bed. The third main floor bedroom has 2 twins. A full bathroom in the hallway. Upstairs is a loft with 2 queens, 1 twin, couch, walk-in closet, TV and full bathroom.

Our house has a no smoking, no pet permitted policy. There is plenty to do on Fripp Island. The house has broadband and wifi. It is all here for you! Come and join us... You may never want to leave!

Thank you for considering renting our home at 366 Tarpon Blvd, 2nd house from beach.

Keywords: House

Close to ocean / beach / pool

Family friendly

4 Bedrooms

Private - over 45 trees and 200 ft to beach

Two blocks to Beach Club pools, shopping, restaurants, tennis

More Details

Mary - Tropical Paradise
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 19, 2018


Fripp Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Attached rental rules must be read and agreed to before booking online..
  • Parking in driveway only and pad on Flying Fish Road
  • Additional amenity cards will be purchased directly from owner. Guest to provide name of driver for each car that will be entering the island.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower , In private structure under the deck
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , on the main floor across from king bed room
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , In the Master Bedroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , In the loft bedroom with extra large sink
  • 3
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , with private bathroom/shower
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , New King Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , New twin beds
    Bedroom 4 - 2 queen , 1 twin/ single , Large loft area, HDTV & bathroom with combination tub/show
  • (1) King Bed in Master Bedroom on the main level, (2) Another King Bed in its own bedroom on the main level; (3) Two Twin Beds in its own bedroom on the main level (4) Two Queen Beds plus a twin on large upstairs area
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Large Beach 24 hours a day 200 ft away, Private Outdoor Shower, Extra Large Private Lot with large trees 2 blocks from Beach Club Resort (Pools, Tennis Courts, Bar, Food, Shops, etc) Golfing and fishing near bye Animal watching - Birds, deer, turtles, dolphins, etc...


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Tropical Paradise - 200' from Beach! Private with partial ocean views
average rating of 4.428571 based on 7 reviews

Great Location

  • 4 of 5

This house is great! It is super close to the beach. I was a perfect place for two families with lots of kids to share.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location and beautiful beach

  • 4 of 5

Location is great, bedrooms fit our 6 adult, 5 children family well. Kitchen is well equipped and beds are comfortable. Toilets didn't flush well, but we managed and had a great time.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Barefoot family, I am glad you enjoyed Fripp. The toilets are older high end Kohler toilets that need the handle held for a few seconds. Sorry you had trouble with the flushing. Mary
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Great family trip!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great week at fripp. The house was the perfect size for our 3 family group trip (10 guests in all) 6 adults and 4 kids the youngest a baby. The house had a high chair that was helpful. It was just a very short walk to the beach also. Mary was very helpful and responsive via email.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Family Beach Vacation Home!

  • 4 of 5

Our family has taken "family vacations" for the past 8 years to the Low Country and discovering Fripp and this great vacation home was a joy! We loved the short walk to the beach, deer in the yard in the mornings and putting around in the golf carts to discover the island amenities (two cards provided with the home are a plus!). Our granddaughters also were delighted to witness the emerging of baby turtles mere feet from our beach access path! Their little eyes watched in amazement as the island naturalists aided tiny babies to the ocean! Oh, and we can't forget being able to pet a baby shark that a young fisherman caught on the beach one afternoon!

The deck and screened in porch were super for relaxing in the evening and with friends. The bedroom accommodations and the layout for a family are also a plus. The beds were all very comfortable and the general location of this home on the island lends to all the added attractions such as restaurants, playgrounds, small groceries and a delicious deli!

Johnson's Tavern and Dockside remain our favorites for fresh seafood and we were glad to see Boondocks was open again! You can't beat the great seafood dinners and great prices for your dinners out.

Mary was super attentive to any needs we had and was so very helpful in arranging our stay as we had never been to Fripp Island. This great beach home is a recommendation our family would give to others making the trip to a great island of fun!

The Gibson/Beardmore Families from Ohio

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for you kind words about Fripp and our home. We are glad you enjoyed both!
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Great Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from an amazing week at Fripp Island. We had such a great time, I felt obligated to write a review. First I wanted to mention that this was my first experience renting a home from the VRBO website. I have been warned of many scams that exist, but book with confidence, This house is legit!

We planned our trip with my brother and his family, so there were four adults and four children in our party. The house was perfect for two families and we even had an extra room that we didn't use during our stay. The upstairs loft included two double beds, a single bed and a small couch along with it's own private bathroom. This ended up being the perfect spot for the four children to share. They felt like they had their own space to play away from the adults. Downstairs there were three bedrooms. The master bedroom ha a king size bed and had its' own private bath. The second bedroom had a queen (or a double) and the third bedroom had two twins. All bedrooms had a nice size closet, and were furnished nicely to make you feel at home.

This kitchen area was small but very efficient. We were pleasantly surprised how well stocked the kitchen was in regards to cooking utensils, pots & pans, and serving dishes. As an added bonus there was a mini-fridge near the kitchen table which was perfect for keeping bottled water and other beverages.

The best part of the house was the location. The house was situated in the center of the island on the main road, within walking distance to the main club house, Olympic size pool and tennis courts. And don't let the pictures fool you, the backyard faces direct beach access so it is almost like being beach front.

Fripp Island is very unique. The deer are abundant and we had deer walk through the backyard on a daily basis. The beach itself is very large during low tide, and we had a great time playing Bocce Ball and building sand castles. The pools are amazing! The resort has five pools to choose from, and we spent most of our time at the Olympic pool due to the location to the house, but the pools located on the south side of the island are great for a day with little children.

The only downside to our entire vacation was the islands' distance from Beaufort (the closest grocery store) so before you go, plan ahead, make a list and stop on your way to the island. I would highly recommend this house! Thank you for offering such an affordable place to stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. You have summed up our home perfectly from the guest's point of view! There is just one small clarification to avoid confusion in the future. The two beds in the loft are queen beds and the bed in the second bedroom on the main level is also a queen bed (no double beds in the home).
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Like a treehouse...but with all amenities

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at this private's very family-friendly, with lots of room! Our kids loved the upstairs room, which lets them spread out. We enjoyed the beach, pools, and tennis, and just sitting on the deck unseen. Deer come right into the yard!

Fripp has so much to do...this house fits the rustic beauty of the island.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2011
  • Stayed: August 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Savannah, GA
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
At Resort
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
At Resort
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
At Resort
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Fripp Island
Car: recommended

Camp Fripp for the Children

Lots of activities provided by the Resort Pools, Golfing, Tennis, Boating, Walking, Fishing, Biking, etc.


Bird watching




Hunting Island State Park is the next Island



Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Holiday weeks may have an additional charge to the above rate. Rates are less in the Fall, Winter and Spring. Fripp Island may be adding a $25 charge per car for guests for the week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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