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Most Incredible Beach Home-7BR/5.5BA, Custom Built Home within Block to Beach

North Forest Beach, Hilton Head Island, SC, USA
  • House5500 sqft
  • Bedrooms7
  • Sleeps22
  • Bathrooms5
  • Half Baths1
  • Minimum Stay0 - 7 nights

House, 7 Bedrooms, 5.5 Baths, (Sleeps 20+)

16 Mallard

Check out our website at:

http://16mallard . com

16 Mallard St, North Forest Beach

* 7 BR / 5.5 BA ( K, K, K, K, Q&Q, BB & TT, BB &BB)


* HUGE Private Pool & Cover Spa in Private Grotto

* Covered Outdoor Kitchen

* Covered Outdoor Fireplace

* Separate Guest house for kids and teens

* Media Room w/ 65' LCD Screen

* TV's in every bedroom / DVD Players

* High Speed Wireless

* We can easily accommodate 10 cars with our three (3) car garage and dual driveways.

Most amazing and unique beach house. ALL furniture in the entire house was replaced, including all beds, linens. Upgraded and added flat screen TV's with DVD players in ALL rooms; upgraded the media room with a 65' LCD Flat Panel with full surround sound. We are less than 300 steps to the beach and our home is the best entertaining home on North Forest Beach with be most stunning backyard with the largest custom pool around (35' x 15'), a 8' in diameter hot tub, and outdoor shower. This house if perfect for any family and can keep kids of all ages entertained with the pool table, air hockey table, foosball table, and awesome arcade style basketball game. Lay out by the pool on the aged stone deck, soak in the hot tub, play a few games with the kids, or hang out on one of the many furnished decks; regardless of what you choose, you will come back year after year for your family vacation.

The latest additions to the 16 Mallard dream home include an outdoor fireplace and covered outdoor kitchen. The fireplace is constructed from natural stone and extends over 20ft. It has and oversized hearth for those toasty fires on cool crisp Hilton Head nights and is surrounded by 3 teak adirondack chairs, ideal to toast smores or to read a book fireside. The outdoor kitchen is on the same level as the main kitchen. It includes a deluxe FireMagic 3 burner grill, 2 side burners, and a large GreenEgg. It has granite countertops as well as a separate bar top with 4 teak stools.

This 5,000+ interior sq.ft. beach home has countless custom features and over 8,000' of total living space. 16 Mallard includes over 3,000 square feet of outdoor living space and is just steps to one the best beaches on the island. For privacy and safety, this home is located on a quiet family-oriented, neighborhood cul-de-sac. Featuring 7 bedrooms and 5.5 baths, this home will comfortably sleep 20+ people.

Through the oversized Alder entry door and up six stairs is the foyer with ceilings that soar 26'. This is the main level, which can also be accessed from the driveway stairs, onto the spacious front eating porch and into the kitchen. And what a kitchen! It is a cook's dream with the latest European appliances. Over to the foyer and down a few steps next to the main entry is a private bedroom suite (containing 2 Queen Beds) and bath. Back up to the main floor you will find an entire level with antique heart pine floors. This level houses two bedroom suites, one king and the other king w/ private bathrooms, and a laundry area. But we're not through yet! As well as the gourmet kitchen, there is living room and dining room, an open floor plan that can accommodate large groups. Perfect for entertaining, this level also includes a media room, with 65' flat screen LCD TV and surround sound system which can broadcast music throughout the home, deck, and pool (have an Ipod, bring it along). Ascending the circular staircase half way is a children's' suite, on the mezzanine level, with includes both bunk beds, a twin daybed + trundle, and full bath. Continuing to the top of the stairs is a loft overlooking the foyer, which leads to the master suite. This suite consists of a king bedroom with sitting area, HUGE bathroom with dual vanities, large balcony overlooking the luscious pool area, and phenomenal 'Japanese stone soaking tub as well as walk-in shower with dual shower heads. A second bedroom containing another king bed just off the main master room makes this 'master suite' truly one of the best. A second washer and dryer is also found here with a very large walk in closet.

All lighting in 16 Mallard is on dimmers, creating any ambiance you desire. One special feature you won't find in other rental homes, is a house wide, hot water circulation system proving extremely quick hot water from any faucet; get hot water in seconds. Back on the main floor, a 10' wall of glass, which is also a large folding door from the great room allows entrance to the rear covered porch where the large outdoor kitchen. Across a covered walkway is a separate building which houses a guest house, with 2 sets of bunk beds (2 Twin, 2 Full beds) and 1/2 bath. The lower deck leads to a large natural stone pool area. This tropical space is easy on the eyes and very private, surrounded by a wall of lush bamboo as well as an 8 ft. privacy fence. The unique salt water pool and spa can be heated for an additional charge.

For entertainment, there is a lanai and game room, with a full size slate pool table, basketball game, and both covered and open seating areas adjacent to the pool deck. The spa/hot tub is attached to the pool but in its own private grotto. Behind the covered spa is a warming drawer to warm your towels and robes on cool nights. Outside speakers are on separate volume controls from your ipad. A beach gear storage area just under the front covered porch provides space for the provided boogie boards, cornhole, floats, beach toys and beach chairs. Finally there is an outdoor shower for your pleasure following a day at the beach.

Suitable for multiple families, company retreats, or a getaway with friends, comfortable luxury is the key to a vacation at 16 Mallard Street. This home is truly a masterpiece of natural stone, wood and incredible unique architectural features.

A vacation here is one you will long remember and want to repeat year after year.


Check out at 16mallard . com for more information.

*Elevator - Available for a fee, not a toy.

*Golf Carts not supplied. Available to rent: http://www.threedgolfcar.com/

No golf cart parking at the beach.


Darcey Sundling

Member Since 2009
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Response time:
within a few days
Calendar last updated:
Apr 12, 2018
About Darcey Sundling

Our family has been coming to Hilton Head Island for 25 years and with the help our our entire family, we have purchased this magnificant home which we love to share with everyone. Our home is truely one of a kind and the level of detail is amazing. We want our home to be inviting and provide everything you and your family need for a great vacation.

Darcey Sundling purchased this House in 2009

Why Darcey Sundling chose North Forest Beach

We wanted a home which was so unique in its characteristics and offered a good sense of 'home' where our entire family could enjoy our time together and want to come back many times each year. 16 Mallard Street is that home we have always wanted and are luckily enough to say is our own.

What makes this House unique

As an added little touch, we provide beach bags with beach towels to make it easy for you to enjoy the beach; this is if you ever decide to leave our wonderful home as the backyard is so inviting many tell us they barely even left the house during their stay. We also offer many games for the kids and truely have something for everyone in the family.


    • Internet
    • Air Conditioning
    • Swimming pool
    • Heater
    • Fireplace
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
      • Main Level BR1
        1 king, full bathroom
      • Main Level BR2
        1 king, 1 baby crib, full bathroom
      • Master Suite - 2
        1 king, This is a second master bedroom off of the main master room
      • Master Bedroom
        1 king, full shared bath with 2nd Master Room
      • Mezzanine Kids Room
        2 twin/ single, 1 bunk bed, twin trundle beds / 2 twin beds (bunk) - full bath
      • Foyer Level Bedroom
        2 queen, full bath
      • Guest House
        2 bunk bed, 2 bunk beds (2 Twin/2Full); 4 beds; 1/2 bath
      • TOTAL King size beds = (3) - 1 King in Master Bedroom - 1 King in 2nd Master Suite Room - 1 King in Bedroom #2 TOTAL Queen size Beds = (3) - 2 Queens in Foyer Bedroom - 1 Queen in Bedroom #3 TOTAL Full, Twin, or Single Beds = (8) - 2 Twins in Mezzanine Room (truddle bed) - 2 Twins in Mezzanine Room (Bunk Bed) - 2 Twins in Guest House (Bunk Bed) - 2 Full in Guest House (Bunk Bed) TOTAL Baby Cribs = (2) - 1 Crib in Bedroom #2 - 1 Crib in 2nd Master Bedroom * Sheets are provided (also have a high chair for infant)


      • 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bath
      • Master
        toilet, tub, shower, Shared between two master suite bedrooms
      • Mezzanine Bedroom
        toilet, shower
      • Main Level Bedroom #1
        toilet, shower
      • Main Level Bedroom #2
        toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub
      • Foyer Level
        toilet, shower
      • Studio
        toilet, outdoor shower
      • 5.5


        • Guests provide their own meals


            • Heating
            • Air Conditioning
              5 Zone A/C through home
            • Clothes Dryer
              (2) Both on main and up-stairs
            • Computer Available
            • Elevator
              Use only by special request + additional non-refundable deposit
            • Free Long Distance
            • Garage
              3 Car Garage
            • Gas Fireplace
            • Hair Dryer
            • Broadband Access
            • Internet
            • Iron & Board
            • Linens Provided
              ALL NEW LINENS, beach towels are also provided
            • Living Room
            • Parking Off Street
            • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
            • Telephone
            • Washing Machine
              (2) Both on main and up-stairs
            • Wireless Internet


                • Coffee Maker
                  Includes grinder
                • Cooking Utensils
                  Includes place setting for 24, all pots/pans, serving ware, glasses, cups, wine glasses, margarita glasses
                • Dishes & Utensils
                  full dinner dishes for 24
                • Dishwasher
                • Ice Maker
                • Kitchen
                  Gourment Kitchen includes large butcher block island with dual sink, built-in steamer, gas stove, oven, stainless steal hood, built-in warmer drawer, additional preperation sink, (2) garbage disposals, electric can opener, microwave, toaster, toaster oven; all w/ 6 chairs at the breakfast bar.
                • Microwave
                • Refrigerator
                  (3) Main refrigerator in main kitchen, wine/beverage refrigerator in main kitchen, additional refrigerator in game room
                • Stove
                • Toaster


                    • Child's Highchair
                    • Dining Area
                    • comfy seating for 12 people


                        • Games
                        • Books
                        • DVD Player
                        • Foosball
                        • Game Room
                        • CD Player
                        • Pool Table
                        • Satellite / Cable
                          (7) 32' Flat Panel LCD TVs in each bedroom, 65' Flat Panel TV in Media Room, & 40' Flat Panel LCD TV in family room
                        • Stereo
                        • Television
                        • Video Library


                            • Balcony
                            • Deck / Patio
                            • Lanai / Gazebo
                            • Outdoor Grill
                            • Tennis
                              Public tennis courts on S. Forest Beach


                                • Long-term Renters Welcome

                                  Pool / Spa

                                    • Private Pool
                                      w/ built in seating the entire length of the pool and a shallow end for children to be able to play
                                    • jetted tub
                                      Bedroom #2


                                        • marina
                                        • churches
                                        • festivals
                                        • health/beauty spa
                                        • library
                                        • live theater
                                        • cinemas
                                        • playground
                                        • restaurants
                                        • ruins
                                        • synagogues
                                        • winery tours

                                          Leisure Activities

                                            • paddle boating
                                            • antiquing
                                            • bird watching
                                            • boating
                                            • eco tourism
                                            • horseback riding
                                            • miniature golf
                                            • outlet shopping
                                            • beachcombing
                                            • photography
                                            • scenic drives
                                            • shelling
                                            • shopping
                                            • sight seeing
                                            • walking
                                            • wildlife viewing

                                              Local Services & Businesses

                                                • ATM/bank
                                                • Babysitter
                                                • fitness center
                                                • groceries
                                                • hospital
                                                • laundromat
                                                • massage therapist
                                                • medical services

                                                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                    • roller blading
                                                    • cycling
                                                    • equestrian events
                                                    • fishing
                                                    • golf
                                                    • jet skiing
                                                    • kayaking
                                                    • parasailing
                                                    • racquetball
                                                    • deepsea fishing
                                                    • sailing
                                                    • sound/bay fishing
                                                    • surfing
                                                    • swimming
                                                    • tennis
                                                    • water skiing
                                                    • water tubing
                                                    • wind-surfing

                                                      46 Reviews


                                                      Latest reviews

                                                      Wonderful for our group of 18

                                                      Sally W.

                                                      We truly enjoyed our stay. The home had private bedrooms and baths for all families in our group and plenty of spaces for gathering. We loved the private backyard oasis. With the beautiful beach right down the street and dining and shopping just a short bike trip away, we had everything we needed for a very relaxing week. The property managers responded quickly to small maintenance issues, thank you!


                                                      Harold D.

                                                      Everyone was taken back at the house and the surrounding's. The kids didn't want to leave, beach was great. So much to do so little time. This vacation will remain with us forever, Kudo's

                                                      Large family vacation

                                                      Martha L.

                                                      The house was fabulous! We utilized the outdoor cooking facilities every night. We had been to HHI many times so it was wonderful to be able to enjoy the amenities of the house. Awesome pool and common areas (we had 17-20 adults in and out of the house) with room to spread out. The house was also very well equipped. Just bring your swim suit! Would definitely rent again.

                                                      Vacation we will never forget! House delivers BEYOND!

                                                      Jennifer L.

                                                      Our family celebrated my parents 50th wedding anniversary in this amazing home, with 10 adults and 11 kids! This house had a place for us all - at all ages - from the awesome pool, spa and outdoor space to the totally outfitted kitchen, game room, and media room with huge TV for night-time movies.

                                                      Beds were comfy; bathrooms all spacious and beautifully designed. The gorgeous beach was a short walk away and it was easy to bike to Coligny Plaza to hit the Piggly Wiggly. It's centrally located to reach the rest of the island as well.

                                                      None of us had ever stayed in such a well-equipped house. It has nearly every high-end appliance you could imagine, range of cook wear, grills, Smart TV and sound system. The teenage boys LOVED the towel warmer too!

                                                      Thanks for an incredible week. We haven't had time like this together for many years- and probably never will again. Unforgettable.

                                                      great experience!

                                                      Dale D.Spokane, Washington

                                                      This is the place to rent in order to WOW your guests and yourself. You will be delighted!

                                                      Awesome home!

                                                      BobCommerce Twp. Mi.

                                                      It was a nice home for the family and wedding party, in town for a beach wedding. Make sure if you rent this home that it cost extra if you want to heat the pool or the spa. My the other two homes we rented did not charge extra for the pool or spa. Other than that the management was very nice and attentive to your needs.


                                                      North Forest Beach, Hilton Head Island, SC, USA

                                                      Rates & Availability

                                                      Additional information about rental rates

                                                      Cleaning Fee
                                                      Tax Rate

                                                      POOL HEATING IS OPTIONAL AND IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL RATES December 1st – June 3rd - $699 June 4th - September 23rd - Pool Heat Hot Needed September 24th – November 31st - $449 SPA HEATING IS OPTIONAL AND IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL RATES Spa Heat only (No Pool Heat) $379 for Fall/Winter & $249 for Spring/Sports/Leisure/Summer Elevator is an additional fee. Please arrange for elevator service prior to check-in. ** Holidays are premium weeks and priced accordingly. ** 3% Convenience Fee for Credit Card Payments.

                                                      46 Reviews
                                                      Exceptional 5/5
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