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All Glass River House Overlooking Edisto River

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Wild Bluff on the Edisto is nestled on a high bluff hidden among the trees and wildlife overlooking the longest free flowing black water river in North America. Designed by landscape architect Robert E. Marvin, this 3-level glass house, built of post and beam construction, attracts those searching for a peaceful and relaxing experience. Characterized by its serenity, the brightest light may be the moon’s reflection off the flowing river. Wild Bluff has been featured in Southern Living magazine as a featured house design.

AVAILABLE ACTIVITIES: Canoeing, kayaking, reading, relaxing, fishing from the dock, and searching for shark's teeth along the bottom of the river; Wild Bluff is a perfect retreat for authors as well as a great winter weekend away from snow. This section of the Edisto is perfect for small boats, canoes and kayaks but not recommended for larger boats, jet skis, or water skiing. LINKS: Please see the links at the bottom of the page for more information on the Edisto River and Walterboro's South Carolina Artisans Center.

LOCATION: Wild Bluff is located off I-95 (10 minutes)on Highway 15 at Canady’s, SC between St. George and Walterboro. Additionally, Wild Bluff is close to Charleston (1 hour, passing Middleton Gardens on 61 on the way), Savannah (1 hour and 15 minutes), Columbia (1 hour 15 minutes), and Beaufort (1 hour).

AMENITIES:

1 Queen , 1 full bed, 2 single beds, 2 couches

1 ½ bathrooms

Large screen porch nestled on the bank of the Edisto

Lighted dock with small patio and swing

YOUNG CHILDREN: While Wild Bluff is an ideal family getaway, many of its most enjoyable features may also put young children (5 or younger) at risk for injury, including: spiral stairway, large sliding glass windows (overlooking the river); and much of the outside areas adjacent to the river (atop a steep incline in many areas). Additionally, the house is not equipped with baby-safe protections such as socket plugs, etc. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions or concerns.

DOGS: Pets are welcome, but for similar reasons, we caution pet owners of potential risks (as our dogs find their way to the river within minutes of arriving). Pets not accustomed to rivers or surrounding woods may require additional supervision; thus, we ask owners to exercise caution and plan accordingly (pets are welcome to be kept in the house, off the furniture, but preferably on the screened porch). Due to the wooded area, fleas and ticks will likely be in the woods, be certain your dog is properly treated for fleas and ticks. We charge a $25 flat pet fee (not per pet). Please contact me with any questions or concerns. That said, our dogs absolutely love it! RENTER MAY BRING PETS AT THEIR OWN RISK. OWNER IS NOT LIABLE FOR INJURY, ILLNESS, OR OTHER HARM THAT MAY OCCUR TO PETS WHILE AT WILD BLUFF OR ITS SURROUNDINGS.

MAXIMUM OCCUPANCY / AGE / MINIMUM STAY: The maximum number of adult guests is limited to eight (8) persons. However, upon owner’s express consent, additional adult guests may be permitted subject to an additional charge or $10.00 per person per night for guests in addition to eight (8) will be assessed. Renter must be at least twenty-five (25) years old. THIS PROPERTY REQUIRES A THREE (3) NIGHT MINIMUM STAY.

PAYMENT: An advance payment equal to 50% of the rental rate is required to secure the rental spot. Payment can be made by cashiers checks or personal checks payable to WESLEY HENDERSON. The balance of rent is due fourteen (14) days before your arrival date.

LIABILITY: Guests are liable for any damage to any part of the owner's property not due to normal wear and tear.

CANCELLATIONS: Sixty days notice is required for cancellations without incurring any penalties. Cancellations made within sixty days of the reservation will forfeit half of the rental amount used to secure the rental.

Keywords: House, Cabin

More Details

Owner
Wesley
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 18, 2018

Amenities

Walterboro House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • swimming

Reviews

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(55 traveler reviews)

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All Glass River House Overlooking Edisto River
average rating of 4.6 based on 55 reviews
West Union US
4

Rustic house overlooking black water river!

  • 4 of 5

This is a wonderful place to stay because it is quiet and has a great view of a South Carolina black river. It is not far from Walterboro so supplies are not that far away if needed. The house is very nice and has a lot of glass door so it is kind of like staying in a giant tree house. I would say for others that this is not a place to take small children as the river had strong currents. We swam in the river and were careful to avoid snags and sticks. I would love to return to this place and hope it is available on our next trip down that way for work. The only thing I can say negative is the cleaning person for the house needs to pay better attention. We had to take care of some minor issues on arrival.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Vacation at the river

  • 5 of 5

My family and I loved staying here. I cannot complain about anything. Reading all of the other reviews, we knew there would be cobwebs and different things. We really enjoyed it. We were able to fish and do whatever we wanted. Our dogs also liked it.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Restful and amazing view!

  • 3 of 5

A perfect quiet location with a wonderful view. The house was not as clean as I had hoped. There was a pair of underwear under the upstairs bedroom. Bed was comfortable, but the look of it was not inviting. There was mildew on windows and possible mold. My daughter has allergies. The windows needed a good washing. Sofas not so comfortable. The screen porch was very enjoyable. All in all we enjoyed our girls weekend with our pets. With a good cleaning, it is a perfect hideaway!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Fun times!

  • 4 of 5

My friend Julie and I took our kids and enjoyed three days of hanging out together. We loved the open floor plan and beautiful views. The kids loved canoeing and we enjoying porch swinging and playing games. We hope to return again.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This is my ultimate "happy place"

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to Wild Bluff and it didn't disappoint. Both the setting and the house are so lovely and peaceful. I could feel my blood pressure and tension drop almost immediately after arrival. The property manages to be both rustic and comfortable. The weather wasn't great for either visit but that didn't matter because we could enjoy the river view and the woods from almost anywhere in the house.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Palmetto, FL
5

Relaxing getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is the perfect place to unwind. Nature completely surrounds you, we enjoyed going into Walterboro and visiting the Colleton park just across the way as well.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Charleston
Nearest Golf
30 Miles
Santee National
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-95
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
Charleston

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $50
Pet Fee $50

We are open to a house swap for beach or mountain vacation. Please email with pictures and we will be happy to discuss.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.