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Great Location! Walk to Beach and Pier/Village Area.

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Last updated: 03/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Quaint, cozy 1940's beach cottage - under four live oaks and so close to the beach - 3-4 minute walk. The map is off a little. The cottage is on College St near 3rd so you cross Ocean Blvd to get to the water.

Fully equipped kitchen with original farmsink - pine paneled walls, hardwood floors, ceiling fans in both bedrooms and living room. Comfortable, beachy decor with lots of windows. 2 bedrooms/one bath. The "Garden Room" has a queen bed and TB/DVD player. The "Nauticle" room has a double bed plus bunk beds. Central heat & air conditioning. Books and magazines available. Living room has flatscreen TV with dvd. Dining area seats 6. In back yard, antique wrought iron dining set plus brick patio in front of cottage under the oaks. Outdoor shower with hot water. Great location-walk to beach 3rd and 5th St public access, restaurants, King & Prince and pier/village area. Bike rental and beach buggy rentals close by, golf, public swimming pool overlooking the water nearby, history center, lighthouse, museum, and much more! Prefer to accept personal checks to save you and me on fees, but online booking is an option if you prefer.
Please note: published rates do not reflect holiday rates. Call or email first before booking to get accurate quote. Cancellation policy: Full refund if cancelled 60 days or more out. Otherwise, 50% of rental rate will be retained if cottage is not re-rented.
Pet policy:
Non-shedding dogs under 30 lbs. allowed with additional pet fee. Dogs allowed on beach during off season, and limited hours in summer.

Keywords: Beach Cottage
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Member since: 2007

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/20/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1200 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25. Exception-GA/FLA weekend with special requirements for college age guests....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Strict no smoking policy. Prefer no smoking outside either....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs under 25 lbs permitted with pet deposit. No large dogs or breeds that shed. No cats....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Garden bedroom: 1 queen

    Cable TV and 2 wicker desks in this room....moreless

  • Nautical Room: 1 double, 2 bunk bed

    faces front of house, lots of windows...moreless

  • Lots of light/windows in both bedrooms, separated by bath.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, outdoor shower

    window, freshly painted walls...moreless

  • bath and hand towels, plus washcloths furnished. Blowdryer furnished.

Other Amenities

  • 5 minute walk to low tide beach, close to Neptune Park/village/pier area(with pool), restaurants, shops, beach buggy rentals and more - nice, quiet neighborhood....moreless


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    (2) TV in living room and master bedroom with DVD players...moreless


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Village:

    Walking distance to the pier/village. Water and Ocean Lodge oceanview rooftop restaurant is 3 minute walk away. Please note Google has the pin in the wrong spot. On College St one house off 3rd....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    sheets, towels, kitchen hand towels - everything you should need except beach towels...moreless

  • Living Room:

    TV with DVD player. ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    parking for two vehicles in front on pea gravel parking pad; additional parking for 1 vehicle in back yard...moreless

  • Telephone:

    land line...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    washer/dryer off the kitchen...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Comcast is service provider. Secure wifi provided. ...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    original masonry fireplace...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    coffee filters provided plenty of mugs ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Several baking and casserole dishes....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    original farmhouse sink...moreless

  • Microwave


  • Deck / Patio:

    brick patio in front with chairs; wrought iron table and four chairs in backyard patio area...moreless

  • Golf:

    Several public courses in the area...moreless



Write a review 4.6
from 37 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mar 11 - May 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$170 $175
Fri, Sat
$900 $2,700
May 26 - Sep 5, 2017
5 night min stay
$1,100 $3,600
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning - 2 people $75
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $75
  • Tax Rate 6%


Free eCheck payment is preferred. Credit card charges will be expected to pay the credit card fee. Last minute discounts may be available. Holidays and GA/FLA weekend - higher premium rates. 4 or more guests - $80 cleaning fee ($70 for 2 guests)

Email communication preferred. Prefer EChecks or Personal checks accepted. Foreign guests must convert funds to US Dollars.

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 03/20/2017
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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Saint Simons Island, GA, USA
Nearest Barpub
Ocean Lodge
Saint Simons Island, GA, USA
Nearest Restaurant
Ocean Lodge
Saint Simons Island, GA, USA
Nearest Beach
St. Simons Island

Car: Not Necessary

island buggies and bicycles for rent; concerts at the lighthouse on the beach; wonderful beachfront swimming pool; playground in the village; great sunset views from the pier; excellent restaurants and shops within walking distance plus some very interesting historical sites!


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: I immediately fell in love with my cottage and the live oaks it's nestled under - I always loved the beach, but having both trees and the water, plus the history in the area, this was the perfect place. There is so much to do on the island and the surrounding coastal area. I love that the pier/village is so close and to be able to walk to the water anytime is wonderful. It's amazing when there is a full moon shining on the water. I love the friendly locals and neighborhood eating places like Beachcomber BBQ and Barbara Jeans. There are so many great shops and restaurants, many very close to the cottage. I enjoy just hanging out in my little neighborhood walking my dog or riding my bike all over. I have also kayaked in the marsh and visited all the museums over the years. There is so much to do, I'm still trying out new things.

Why the Owner Chose Saint Simons Island, GA, USA:
I had been visiting St Simons since the early 80's and fell in love at first sight with the island. I also knew my cottage was the one for me when I first saw it. I was riding my bike with my niece and nephew from our base at the Sea Gate Inn and there it was. I didn't even look at any other properties. It's a work in progress/labor of love and I love being able to share it with others.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Being able to walk to the beach anytime is great. Having the tide roll in and out adds such interest. I enjoy riding my bike, sitting under the oaks, walking my dogs and walking on the beach. It's also so nice to be able to walk to the King & Prince and the Pier/Village area. The relaxing atmosphere and the beauty of the Golden Isles makes St Simons Island one of the top destinations in the country. In fact, in 2015 it was just voted one of the Top 20 Best Small Towns to Visit, Smithsonian Magagzine.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/20/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Four Oaks Cottage

    Four Oaks Cottage

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Garden bedroom with TV/DVD Queen bed

    Garden bedroom with TV/DVD Queen bed

  • Nautical bedroom 1 full + bunk beds

    Nautical bedroom 1 full + bunk beds

  • Dining room Seats 6

    Dining room Seats 6

  • Kitchen


  • bathroom


  • 5th St public beach access 5 minute walk from Cottage.

    5th St public beach access 5 minute walk from Cottage.

  • sunset at pier/village

    sunset at pier/village

  • Trolley tours available at Pier/Village

    Trolley tours available at Pier/Village

  • Springtime


  • Bath


  • back yard with outdoor shower

    back yard with outdoor shower

  • St Simons Lighthouse.

    St Simons Lighthouse.

  • One of the "Four Oaks"

    One of the "Four Oaks"

  • Full Moon at 5th St beach

    Full Moon at 5th St beach

VRBO #246010

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Saturday, March 25, 2017

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