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Home on corner of Erie Ave. and 2nd. Street has large porch and covered parking

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Last updated: 12/03/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

One of Folly's favorite stays, 'Folly's Best Kept Secret' is a completely renovated beach house with all the comforts of home. Centrally located, the home is just a short walk (4 minutes) to the beach and the fishing pier, which also happens to be one of the best surf breaks on the island! Center Street with all it's restaurants and shopping is just one block away. Relax and enjoy the casual lifestyle that Folly is famous for, without ever moving your car! Dine at one of the great restaurants, then take a walk on the beach or if you prefer, watch the sunset from the pier. Finish the evening with cocktails and conversation on the home's large screened porch. A true four-season home that's cozy and warm, it's also perfect for winter getaways!

You'll really enjoy the new-house comfort this home provides while maintaining it's casual 'Folly-style' attitude. Renovated in a contemporary lay-out, the living room is open to the large kitchen, dining area and the screened porch making it perfect for entertaining both indoors and out. There are two large bedrooms (both are queen beds) and two large baths. There's even a hot and cold outdoor shower. Perfect for two couples or a family of four. You'll find 2 cable TVs, Wi-Fi, DVD, and CD - all to make your stay complete. Parking is a breeze with 3 off-street parking spaces including one covered space. This house is clean and very comfortable!!

Historic downtown Charleston is just a 20 minute drive away and offers some of the finest shopping in the southeast but make sure to leave time to take in some of the beautiful historic landmarks that made our city famous.

Please see our reviews as we feel our guests say it best!


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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Guest Bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large in-suite master bath ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    One carport....moreless

  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Off street parking for 3 cars. One covered....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen with lots of counter space includes blender, coffee bean grinder, microwave, dishwasher. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Dining table, with leaf, will seat eight....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Nov 1 - Feb 28, 2017
2 night min stay
$160
$995 $2,800
Mid Season
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$190
$1,250
High Season
Apr 1 - Jun 2, 2017
4 night min stay
$225
$1,350
High Season
Jun 3 - Aug 12, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,550

Changeover Day: Saturday

High Season
Aug 13 - Sep 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$240
$1,550
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$240
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $120 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 14%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Monthly winter rates are based on 2 person full-time occupancy.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. $300.00 reservation/security deposit. Payment in full due 30 days prior to check-in. Deposit is refunded after check-out.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 12/03/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Ernie Banis is a Charleston native who has spent most of his life enjoying the beauty of Charleston and its barrier islands. A local residential realtor and avid surfer who first learned the sport on the waves of Folly forty years ago, 'I believe the cozy comfort I've incorporated in this home is perfect for the full Folly experience.' While this home is new to the vacation rental market, I've personally been involved in vacation rentals for years. Having managed family beach rentals at nearby Kiawah Island has given me a unique perspective on what makes for a fun and relaxing island getaway!

Why the Owner Chose Folly Beach, SC, USA:
In real estate the rule is LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION. I really believe my home's location, being close to both the beach and the nightlife, is an awesome spot.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Folly is a wonderful place to relax and unwind. The minute I cross the bridge all my worries are left on the mainland! I've always found it to be a really good time! Both my daughter and now my grandkids have experienced their first 'toes in the sand' moment on the beach at Folly.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

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  • Home on corner of Erie Ave. and 2nd. Street has large porch and covered parking

    Home on corner of Erie Ave. and 2nd. Street has large porch and covered parking

  • Open floor plan living room flows onto kitchen and screened front porch

    Open floor plan living room flows onto kitchen and screened front porch

  • Sun-filled living room

    Sun-filled living room

  • Master Bedroom with queen bed and large in-suite bath

    Master Bedroom with queen bed and large in-suite bath

  • In-Suite Master Bath

    In-Suite Master Bath

  • Second Bedroom with queen bed

    Second Bedroom with queen bed

  • Guest Bath

    Guest Bath

  • View of beach and fishing pier from 2nd. Street walk-out.

    View of beach and fishing pier from 2nd. Street walk-out.

  • Sunset from fishing pier

    Sunset from fishing pier

  • Classic Folly sunset

    Classic Folly sunset

  • Charleston County Park on north end of Folly Island

    Charleston County Park on north end of Folly Island

  • Full moon over Folly

    Full moon over Folly

  • Large screened porch

    Large screened porch

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Fully equipped kitchen with concrete counter tops and Brazilian cherry floors

    Fully equipped kitchen with concrete counter tops and Brazilian cherry floors

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Hallway between Master and Guest bedrooms

    Hallway between Master and Guest bedrooms

  • Second Bedroom

    Second Bedroom

  • View from driveway of short walk down 2nd. Street to ocean.

    View from driveway of short walk down 2nd. Street to ocean.

  • Folly's beautiful expansive beach

    Folly's beautiful expansive beach

  • Historic Morris Island Lighthouse

    Historic Morris Island Lighthouse

  • Shrimp boats on Folly Creek

    Shrimp boats on Folly Creek

  • Foggy Folly Creek

    Foggy Folly Creek

  • Historic City of Charleston

    Historic City of Charleston

VRBO #281783

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

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