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Cottage Like Villa by the Sea.Sleeps 5.Value Rates.Wifi. 2 BEACH BIKES

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
condo
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 5 nights

Description

Saint Helena Island Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 5)

This comfortable and completely tiled cottage-style ground-floor villa is in a private gated community. The condo has been freshly painted and redecorated. Private WIFI computer connection. Harbor offers 2 1/2 miles of private beach and ocean, bay, and marsh views. The furnishings have been chosen for your relaxing vacation time. There is one queen sofabed and one single sofabed in addition to the queen bed. This is an airy end unit with lots of light from extra windows.

Unlike many, our deck leads out the back towards the pool and dune walkway. The pool is ~ 50 paces to the private Cedar Reef Villa pool. Take a short walk to the beach just over and through the beautiful natural dunes. Home of wildflowers; bushes; birds; rabbits; hermit crabs and more. Our rental also gives rights to the 'Harbor Island Beach & Tennis Club'. A short walk to the 'HIBT' Club offers a fitness center of cardio machines and a weight room.

The large outdoor pool surrounded by lounge chairs and looks out over the marsh to the Harbor River. There is a kiddie pool and playground; tennis courts; basketball; shuffleboard; volleyball; horseshoe pit and golf chipping area. The club offers a grill for snacks and a small general store. Two bikes accompany our condo for your pleasure. Ride through the island and observe the wild life, manicured grounds and beautiful pastel colored homes. 'Bubba's Surf Shop' for ice cream, t-shirt, souvenirs and beach supplies.

Buy fish fresh from the shrimp boat at Gay's Marina just before the Harbor Bridge. See schools of dolphins, crab from bridges, watch pelicans dive for fish, and enjoy sunsets framed by Palmetto trees.

Harbor Island is next to beautiful, unspoiled subtropic Hunting Island (see 'LINK' below for all the natural beauty, exploring, swimming etc. HUNTING ISLAND has to offer)and Fripp Island, South Carolina. 12 miles to historic Beaufort, 12 miles to Parris Island, 42 miles to Hilton Head, 69 miles to Charleston, and 57 miles to Savannah. Movies 'Forest Gump,' 'Prince of Tides,' 'Disney's Jungle Book,' and 'The Big Chill' were filmed on neighboring islands or in Beaufort.

Keywords: Beach Villa

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
BRIAN FOX
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 23, 2016
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Why BRIAN FOX chose Low Country & Resort Islands

DESCRIPTION:

The condo is very clean and comfortable. The entire floor is tiled! This is great to keep the condo clean! The condo is an end unit with side windows that makes it very bright and spacious feeling. It is first floor with a front door at the parking lot and very convenient back door to pool and beach walk!

The kitchen is well stocked with utensils etc. Shower towels and bed linens are supplied.

There are two private Cedar Reef pools. One pool is approximately 50 paces from the condo (see photos). The other is just on the other side of the condos for closer proximity for those guests.

There is also the larger main pool at the Harbor Island Pool and Racquet Club. There is also a kiddie pool and play ground, tennis, volleyball, basketball and a chipping area for golfing.

Tennis rackets, volleyball and basketballs are available for loan at the Club.

The clubhouse has a snack bar and exercise room, (as if walking on the beach isn't enough exercise). We have two bikes at the condo for your use.

We recently did some painting and updating.

It is situated 15 miles East of Beaufort, SC. It is midway between

Charleston to the north and Savannah to the south. Hilton Head is

mid way between Harbor Island and Savannah. Therefore it is situated

some what between all of them. It is a pretty, secluded island.

PS: The tax, gate pass and cleaning fees are fees we cannot get around. The property is managed and cleaning is contracted. This guarantees that when you arrive, the condo, bath towels, kitchen utensils, are clean. There is a bar of soap in each bathroom, paper towels, toilet paper, dish soap ready for your use. Please write or call if you have any questions.

I will check back with you in a few days if I don't hear from you.

Thanks for your inquiry.

Brian Fox

C: 828-291-0790 / C: 828-228-4571

What makes this condo unique

SOME INFO YOU MIGHT FIND INTERESTING / HELPFUL!

-Directions are available on MAPQUEST/ YAHOO.  The best way to start your trip search for HARBOR ISLAND is using ZIP CODE IS 29920.

VISIT “YAHOO SATELLITE MAPS” 29920. For an excellent view of Harbor Island!

 -Parking is right outside the front door to the condo.  It is first floor, but they are all raised up ~ 6-7 step to get up to the front door.

-FRESH CATCH FISH AND SHELL FISH from 'GAY'S FISH CO. just over the bridge on left when leaving the island heading toward Beaufort. 

-  There is a 'locals' restaurant 'Johnson Creek Tavern' ~ 1/2 mile out of the main gate.  We have ridden our bikes there before.  

-There are a few restaurants, seafood and Italian, going through St Helena Island on your way back towards Beaufort and the mainland. 

-Lady's Island is the first 'real' town you come to ~ 12 miles from Harbor Island.  Lady's Island golf course is there also.   Lady's Island has most all the amenities you will need.  

-Beaufort downtown is for dining and eclectic shops.  It is a very historic town and beautiful to walk around.  There is also a visitor’s center just outside downtown.  The 'waterfront' is beautiful!.

-  Inland there is everything from restaurant to Walmart; K-Mart; Lowes building supply; TJ Maxx; Big Lots; Food Lion & Publix grocery stores; Enterprise Car Rental etc! 

' Beaufort County Hospital' is a very advanced medical facility associated with Duke University Medical Center.

-Hilton Head SC, is ~50 miies to the south.  Savannaha Ga is ~ 60 miles to the south.  Charleston, SC is ~ 80 miles to the north.  

 

 

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(58 traveler reviews)

Cottage Like Villa by the Sea.Sleeps 5.Value Rates.Wifi. 2 BEACH BIKES
average rating of 4.8448277 based on 58 reviews
5

Very nice

  • 5 of 5

Brian was an incredible person to rent from. He kept us up to date with the hurricane situation and was very accommodating. Will definitely look into renting from him again. The condo was very well maintained and close to everything on the island.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jessica, Thanks for the nice review. I am sorry your trip was cut short by Hurricane Matthew. It was important that you knew your safety was the utmost concern. It is very sad. Much destruction to so many, personal, property & life. I hope you visit another time. Brian
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5

The whole complex was absolutely stunning, and in a wonderful location.

  • 5 of 5

The condo was beyond our expectations! It was clean, well decorated, and felt so homey we loved every second! Brian was so helpful, he called while we were booking to check in and answer any questions!

The location was by far the best part; the condo is around a three minute walk from the beach. If we didn't feel like swimming in the ocean there was a gorgeous pool even closer to enjoy! We cannot thank Brian enough!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Sarah, Thanks for the amazing review. It was a long time coming and to get the "girls" together. I am glad it all worked out and it sounds like you had a great time. I hope you come again, Brian
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Quiet and Relaxing

  • 3 of 5

I stayed a week in the condo and enjoyed it. The bed was comfortable and the Wi-Fi was a nice plus. The beach is pristine. If you're looking for a quiet place to relax this is it.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing!!

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful, relaxing week. The condo was clean and there was plenty of room for our family of 4. We spent lazy days on the quiet beach and evenings by the pool. We will be sure to return next year....or sooner!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Barbara, Your trip was so long in the making, I am glad you had a good time. We often hear the best time is the time spent together on Harbor Island. I hope you come visit again. Brian
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Brian Fox Harbor Island Condo

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at Brian Fox's condo! The location was excellent! Close to one of the three pools, near 3 different beach accesses, and with in walking distance to the Fitness/Big Pool.

Mr. Fox went above and beyond when he called me as we were driving to tell me that one of the beach access points were going to be closed during our stay because of an alligator sighting. We really appreciated the heads up!

Harbor Island was peaceful, beautiful, and just all around what we were hoping for!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Terri, It was great having Emily, Lauren and your nephew stay at our condo. It seemed like they enjoyed their stay at our condo. Harbor Island is a special place to enjoy family time together. I hope they or you visit some time in the future. Brian
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5

Beautiful cottage condo!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was so beautiful! The cottage décor was so pretty. The condo was immaculately clean, all of it. It was a big plus having the extra half-bath. Kitchen was well stocked. We had no problems there so we had no need to call Brian during our stay. Location was great and close to really good restaurants and shops. Close to Beaufort also. Loved the condo and enjoyed our stay there!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Cheryl, Thanks for the great review. I am so glad everything went smoothly for your stay at our condo! I hope you will visit with us again. Happy Travels, Brian
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Enjoy the unspoiled wildlife on pedestrian friendly paths all over the island. Don't forget the clubhouse and workout room. Full Nautilus equipment, exercise bike, treadmill and eliptical machine!

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Rates & Availability

Saint Helena Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
WINTER
Nov 26 2016 - Feb 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
$75
$500
$2,000
 
 
SPRING
Feb 25 2017 - May 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$90
$600
 
 
SUMMER
May 20 2017 - Sep 9 2017
5 night minimum stay
$125
$750
 

Additional information about rental rates

CLEANING $80
PARKING / WEEK $69
Tax Rate 10.0%

$150.00 damage deposit check at time of booking. Check will be returned pending final cleaning and inspection.

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Amenities

Saint Helena Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1.5
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (1) Besides the queen bed, there are two sofabeds--one queen and one twin size., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) One queen sofabed and one twin sofabed.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
2 BEACH CRUISER BIKES WITH CONDO, Freshly repainted and redecorated.

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