About the property
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay4 - 7 nights
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)
Friendly Flamingo !!!
Gorgeous 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with *Private HEATED Pool & Spa located 6th row from the ocean. The Friendly Flamingo is lovely home that will host your family vacation with comfort. Just steps to the beach and a few blocks from Coligny Plaza, this home is uniquely located to meet all your vacation needs. The living space is large and homey and the kitchen is well stocked and furnished for large family/holiday meals and long term stays.
42' Flat Screen TV in the living room with DVD player great for family movie night. The master bedroom is furnished with King bedding, 26' flat panel TV and private bath. The 2nd bedroom has Queen bedding, with an adjacent bathroom that is shared with the 3rd bedroom. The 3rd bedroom is furnished with Queen and one set of bunk beds. You'll find that the kitchen is equipped with every possible cooking and serving instrument, making it easy to serve those “at the pool lunches” or dinner for friends. The dining area table seats 6 and the separate breakfast nook table seats 4. Step out of the kitchen / living area into your own private oasis, including a 35 foot heated pool, spa, over 1000 sq ft of deck, plenty of chairs and tables for entertaining or just hanging out.
A unique feature to this beach cottage is that the home does not have any stairs and is not elevated. You walk in on ground level, perfect for small children, adults and grandparents. The Friendly Flamingo is one house away from the North Forest Beach bike path, which is 5 blocks from Downtown Hilton Head – Coligny. Situated in the beautiful North Forest Beach area of Hilton Head, and insulted by a 4.5 acre town zoned park, this adorable home has everything you need for the perfect beach vacation. FREE wireless internet access. 4 TV's, 1 DVD player, Stereo. 3 BR/2 BA. 1 King , 1 Queen , 2 Twins (bunk) , 1 Queen. Sleeps 8.
Address: 8 Flamingo Street, HHI, SC 29928
• Three Bedrooms – 1 King, 1 Queen, 1 Queen, 2 Twins (Bunk Beds)
• Large Living Area (Living Room, Kitchen, Breakfast Nook), with 46’ TV and plenty of seating area (119 channels of cable)
• Fully stocked kitchen, washer and dryer
• Two full baths
• 300 Steps to the Sand (6th House from Beach)
• Four blocks to Coligny Plaza… bike path access just steps outside of front door
• 35’ Heated Pool and 8’ Hot Tub (Spa)
• 1000 Square feet of private outdoor living area (decking furniture)
• Free wireless internet
Guest Convenience: We've hired a management company to make sure that the house is cleaned, you have fresh towels and linens prior to your arrival, and the pool and surrounding areas are ready for your enjoyment. If you need any assistance while you are staying in our home, they are there to help. We have covered the expense of this benefit; thus, no cost to our guest.
- Response rate:
- Response time:
- within two days
- Calendar last updated:
- May 22, 2018
We've always loved the beach and have been 'beach people'. It probably dates back many years when my parents took our family to Litchfield (S. Myrtle) each summer, where we rented a house, and did everything beach... ride waves, build sand castles, steam crabs, and enjoy spending time with family. I met my wife on another beach, Manhattan Beach (Los Angeles) playing beach volleyball. When we moved back to the East Coast, we always knew we wanted a beach house, and Hilton Head, specifically, North Forest Beach was a perfect fit.
Owner/Manager purchased this House in 2009
Why Owner/Manager chose North Forest Beach
There's no better place than Hilton Head for a beach vacation, golf trip and family retreat: -beautiful beaches -close to Atlanta -many, many golf courses -plenty of tennis courts -quiet and peaceful -super nice people -an established Island with plenty of shopping and fun things to do.
What makes this House unique
We absolutely love this house (The Friendly Flamingo), as it's conveniently located on Flamingo Street. This is our second home in Hilton Head (North Forest Beach) as the whole family helped picked out the name. It's a single story (no stairs) with plenty of room for two families, a family with grandparents or three couples. We're put some serious focus into the backyard, and converting it into a private oasis... 900 sq ft of deck, with a 35' pool (salt) and an 8 person hot tub. If you're looking for a quiet nights sleep, you're going to the right place, as the house is insulated with a town-zoned park (4.5 acres). Hilton Head is known for it's bike paths, and our front yard is one house from the path that will take you for miles, from Sea Pines to Port Royal. Finally, when you just don't want to cook, walk a short 4 blocks and you're in downtown of Hilton Head, Coligny, and ready to enjoy 50+ shops and restaurants.
Pool / Spa
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Great location, nice layout of living space, backyard pool area is lovely.
Convenient easy walk to beautiful beach. Quiet neighborhood.
House is clean and tidy.
Pool/spa heating issue was resolved midway through the week we rented the house.
Great location, perfect home family
My wife, 7 month-old daughter and I visited HHI in mind-may and this house was a perfect match. It's not the most glamorous home on the island but it was comfortable and clean with some great outdoor areas. The house had plenty of space for the three of us with all of the gear we brought in tow (or rented) for the baby and we could have easily fit a couple more. It was clean, well kept and had all of the basic amenities needed for a good trip. The pool area was great, we paid for heating and the pool was refreshing at all times. We were able to get sun back there through the late afternoon while also finding shady spots if you needed a break. We also found several pool floats, beach chairs and beach toys in the closet outside which was a welcome surprise. It was a short walk, no more than five minutes, to the first beach access point via Egret St. It also put you out to a virtually crowd-less point on the beach, so there was plenty of room for games and spreading out. Being close to Coligny Plaza with it's numerous dining options was great as well, you could essentially park your car for the week without moving it if you wanted to.
We will definitely look into to returning to the property due to it's location, cleanliness and pool/outdoor space.
Great house on HHI
Our family of 5 really enjoyed our stay in this home. The location is great - a quick walk to the beach or Coligny Plaza, right next to the bike paths - but feels removed from the crowds and is on a quiet street. You can look just down the beach and see the crowds at the Coligny Beach but be practically alone on North Forrest Beach. We also loved the pool and jacuzzi. For spring break, you will want to pay the extra $ to heat the pool. The house is a comfortable size and the kitchen is well-equipped.
Just a perfect home away from home. Excellent location on a quite street yet close to the beach, shopping at Coligny Plaza and lots of restaurants. There were 6 adults and we cooked every night but one and had all we needed in the kitchen. Plenty of room so we never felt like we were walking all over each other. The salt water pool and hot tub were heavenly as we did a 3 day 30 mile walk for breast cancer. The property was very clean and well maintained. Owner was very responsive when needed. Will recommend and will go back.
This was our first trip to Hilton Head. We had such a relaxing and peaceful trip. The house was clean and very close to the ocean. We did not have one single complaint about our stay!
The 8 flamingo home we stayed at was perfect! We rented 3 homes for a Destination Wedding at the Omni and this home was great for the family. If you had any questions or needs the management was more then accommodating. The house sleeps up to 8 and has a nice pool with a heated connecting jacuzzi. The house is located on a quite street but is still close to the ocean. It was also a short drive to shopping, restaurants, and bike rentals. If you are looking for a quite home, close to the beach for your Hilton Head vacation, look no further then 8 Flamingo!
North Forest Beach in Hilton Head Island is located on a beautiful stretch of sandy beach. The public beach access has been newly renovated to include shooting water spouts and an open air view of the beach. Swings and seating area line the beautiful stone walkway to the beach. North Forest Beach is in close proximity to Hilton Head's 'downtown', Coligny Plaza which means you have access to great shopping, restaurants and entertainment within walking distance. Other Activities: kayaking, boating, mini golf
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Damage insurance covers up to $1,500 in damages. All rates subject to change until confirmed Ask about monthly winter rates Ask about rates shorter than 7 nights in the off season Saturday to Saturday rentals only in the peak season