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Charleston Carriage House

Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

A beautifully restored cottage situated in the heart of downtown Charleston. Fully furnished with two good sized bedrooms each with private bath and walk-in closet. Great floor plan with an abundance of light and cathedral ceilings in the living and kitchen area. Flat screen television, wireless internet, full chef’s kitchen and washer/dryer for your convenience. All linens are provided including beach towels, and bikes for your leisure as well.

Great outdoor living spaces include a stone patio with teak table and gas grill in the rear of the property and a private porch off of the master bedroom. Fine dining, art galleries, designer boutiques and antique shopping on King Street are just two blocks away.

Great Locals' spots just a few blocks away

39 Rue de Jean

Coast Bar & Grill

Basil Thai Restaurant

Pan e Vino

Monza Pizza


Saturday morning farmers market and crafts fair April - December

Charleston Museum

Historic Charleston's Aiken - Rhett house

Keywords: House

More Details

Kira Golub
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 21, 2017

About Kira Golub

A total renovation on a beautiful historic home and carriage house that sat empty for years. With months of work and lots of love the carriage house has become a nice little get away.

What makes this house unique

We are happy to help with recommendations on things to see, places to eat, and fun things to do. We have had nothing but positive feedback on the comfort and location of our cottage. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do!

Guestbook comments from the owner

I just wanted to thank you for the wonderful stay we had down in Charleston in early March. The bottle of wine was a perfect touch as we entered the cottage. Thank you so much for that. Your place is perfect for relaxing at night after busy days of sightseeing in your beautiful city. The accomodations were perfect for Jeff and I along with my mom. We certainly enjoyed many of your suggestions for restaurants, sites to see and just places to walk. Your friendliness made us right at home. Thank you again for your hospitality.

p.s. we've told our friends and family about this wonderful experience!
Mar 2011
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Historic Old City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1) King Size Tempurpedic in front room, Queen size Beds (1) Queen Bed in middle room
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
2 Beach Cruisers, Hair Dryer, Iron and Ironing Board, Expandable Dining Table


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(66 traveler reviews)

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Charleston Carriage House
average rating of 4.939394 based on 68 reviews

Fantastic Stay!

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful and private house. My family stayed there for the eclipse and couldn't have been happier with our accommodations. Very clean and well maintained. Beds were very comfortable. AC was fantastic because it was ridiculously hot. We couldn't wait to get back to our "home" after walking around the city! We did tough out the heat to have some wine and play dice on the back patio, very quiet and serene. I highly recommend this VRBO.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bring your own hangers. Bring your own pillows. Maybe tools too

  • 2 of 5

Couldn't get in the lock box when we arrived. Couldn't get owner on phone. Called vrbo and went from VM HELL TO ON HOLD. Sitting in the sun on the steps. Storm threatening and all of our luggage exposed on porch.

This is a pretty property in a great location. And obviously the owners put a bit of money in the renovation. They should think a bit more about basic comfort and safety and being a bit more available when they know they have a checkin.

And? The toilet seat should not have been on the verge of falling off when we arrived.

Folks should be warned the the handle on the kettle becomes red hot when water is heating.

Information on sheet is incorrect.

And I could go on

On a personal note ? I loved visiting Cuba too but I wouldn't be putting my photos up in beach lodgings in Florida? And they really seem strange in Charleston

And btw. No I do not what your app on my phone so you can harass the hell out of me with emails and ads. And no I will not recommend VRBO to anyone at this point.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect house & location

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the Carriage House!!! It is a lovely house tucked away from the hustle and bustle of the Charleston streets. It was quiet and had everything we could ask for. We were able to walk to almost everything we wanted. It's just a little over a block to King Street where there is everything - shopping, restaurants, bars - and less than a block to the Charleston visitor's center. Loved the house and will definitely book again!!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Manhattan, NY

Good location, spacious & clean

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice stay and Kira and Dewey were helpful and accommodating. Would stay here again. Their property was a relaxing homebase in an ideal spot to explore all parts of Charleston but within walking distance to shops, farmers market, etc. only one very minor request-but for those of us who like to cook, the kitchen could benefit from some new pans, knives, and large serving dishes as the ones there have gotten quite a bit of use and the kitchen is fun to cook in !

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Cozy cottage. Great location. Easy walking to downtown areas. All three shuttle routes pickup nearby

  • 4 of 5

Home is nicely remodeled. High end appliances and furnishings yet has antique charm. Old wood flooring and beds creak. Don't try to sneak.

  • Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Asheville, NC

Perfect Charleston Getaway Cottage

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing weekend. Our friends from Clearwater met us in Charleston. We live in Asheville, so it was a nice somewhat in-between spot, plus we were all celebrating our 30th anniversaries. The location was perfect and walking distance to everything...sites, restaurants, Saturday morning market, etc. The cottage was so clean and a great size for two couples. It was nice having the living area and kitchen for morning breakfast and socializing at night. It had all the kitchen amenities anyone could need and also had bikes available. We will definitely come again! Kira was wonderful and gave us recommendations for restaurants and sites to see. We've been renting homes from VRBO for about 10 years and this is one of the best homes we've rented yet!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Downtown Charleston. Great Local's spots just a few blocks away: 39 Rue de Jean, Coast Bar & Grill, Basil Thai Restaurant, Virginia's Southern Cooking, Chai's Lounge & Tapas, Pan e Vino, Monza Pizza, FISH. Saturday morning farmers market and crafts fair April - December. Charleston Museum, Historic Charleston's Aiken - Rhett house.

Other Activities: Boating, Shelling, Shopping, Kayaking


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $50
Damage Insurance $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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