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155 Bufflehead: Spacious, Beautiful 5 BR Home with Heated Pool, Near Beach

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Space 4,185 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 5.5 Baths, Sleeps 12

This 5 bedroom Kiawah Island vacation rental, located at 155 Bufflehead Drive, is less than a 5 minute walk to the beach and is located on the corner of two of the most prestigious streets on Kiawah Island. You will enjoy the grand oak trees which surround the large porches where you can sit and enjoy the ocean breezes, read a good book, or simply relax. This beautiful home was featured in Charleston Home & Design Magazine.

When you walk in this home, you will be welcomed by the open feeling offered by the high ceilings, large foyer, and natural light pouring in from the windows. The main living room has a TV/DVD, radio, iPod player, built-in shelving and cabinets, and leads out to the large back deck with teak outdoor lounge chairs and a private pool and spa. This area provides a bathroom, sink and cabinets for use while enjoying the pool and deck. The living room also leads to the screened porch with a large teak table and chairs and gas grill. This outdoor haven is sure to be a favorite family gathering place. The fully equipped gourmet kitchen with stainless steel top-of-the-line appliances flows into the living room and provides lots of cabinet space, granite countertops, a center island with a sink and a wood block top for food preparation, and a bar area with wine cooler and ice machine. The double ovens with warming shelf above the hood provide lots of room for preparing meals for family and friends during your stay. The dining room offers a round table with seating for 8 and additional seating on 4 bar stools.

The master suite with king bed leads to the back deck and pool through its private screened porch. Offering large closets, a dressing area, jetted tub, large shower, and 2 large sink areas, this master suite and private porch will make you never want to leave this home. A laundry room is conveniently located off of the master bathroom as well.

Four bedrooms with private bathrooms and walk-in closets are located on the second floor. On the left side of the house are 2 bedrooms. The bedroom on the back of the house shares access to the screened porch with the upstairs media room and features a king bed and bathroom with 2 sinks and a shower. The bedroom on the front of the house offers a queen bed and bathroom with 2 sinks and a shower. On the right side of the house are 2 more bedrooms. The bedroom on the back of the house offers 2 twin bunk beds and bathroom with 2 sinks and a tub/shower combination. The bedroom on the front of the house features a queen bed and a bathroom with 2 sinks and a shower. All bedrooms offer TV's as well. The second floor living room with TV/DVD has access to a screened porch which overlooks the pool and deck. A second laundry room is located on the second floor.

This home has a 2 car garage with additional parking is available in the driveway. Free WiFi access available.

For more details, please view the property video. https://youtu.be/Dyw7cNB-1Qo

The home is located in Vanderhorst Plantation which is beyond the second gate on Kiawah Island. While vacationing on Kiawah Island you are sure to enjoy the many miles of bike trails, the 10 miles of pristine beach, the World Class Golf and Tennis facilities, dining opportunities, and local shopping. Historic Charleston is also located about 45 minutes away where you can enjoy live theater, antiquing, low country cuisine, shopping, and visiting many historical sites around the city.

Rates are subject to change prior to booking and do not include tax or service fees.

A non-refundable damage waiver fee of $45 will be included with each reservation.

Off season heating of the spa and/or pool, $75/day each.

More Details

Amenities

Vanderhorst Plantation House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 4185 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • 2 King beds, 2 Queen beds, 2 Bunk beds
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(90 traveler reviews)

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155 Bufflehead: Spacious, Beautiful 5 BR Home with Heated Pool, Near Beach
average rating of 4.8777776 based on 91 reviews
Washington, DC
5

2017 Kiawah Christmas

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Christmas, a surprise engagement, and New Years. Couldn't have been better for our family. We hope to return to this property soon.

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Akers Ellis Rentals LLC
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Charleston, SC
5

Staycation Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We are locals in Charleston but were looking for a place to celebrate my mom’s 60th Birthday and thought Kiawah would be the perfect staycation retreat. We couldn’t have picked a better home for our family to gather! The layout of the house was ideal. Everyone had their own space, yet there was plenty of room for everyone to gather for dinner and to play games. The walk to the beach was even shorter than expected. The grandkids had no problems with the walk. The home is beautifully decorated, well stocked and check-in/out was a breeze. The team at Akers Ellis was there to answer any questions that we had. We hope to return to this home again next year!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: Akers Ellis Rentals LLC
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Wayne, PA
5

Fantas

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We have been visiting Kiawah for over 20 years and this was yet another great experience. Beautiful home with plenty of room for everyone to spread out. Proximity to the beach was great. Not a lot of sun in the pool area but after a day on the beach that was welcome.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Akers Ellis Rentals LLC
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Ramsey, NJ
5

Beautiful, spacious house in a wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We had an amazing stay at this beautiful property. The house was very clean, spacious, cozy, beautifully decorated and very well appointed. We did quite a bit of cooking and were very pleased with the fully stocked kitchen. The two sets of washer/dryers were also ideal for our 2 families. The location was perfect for us; we rented bikes and were less than a 5 minute bike ride to the beach. The property manager was extremely easy to work with and very communicative. I highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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West Orange, NJ
5

Great house needs a few tweaks

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Very nice house. Getting a bit dated. And the back porch pool area is a bit moldy and should be spruced up. Other than that we really like the house and enjoyed our second year there

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Akers Ellis Rentals LLC
Owner's Response: Hi Dennis, Thank you for your feedback. We are pleased you enjoyed the home. We can definitely take a look at the back porch and pool area. Thanks for letting us know!
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Concord, North Carolina
5

Great location/Very Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was very happy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

We had a great family vacation. Age range in our group was 1yr old to 73 yrs old. The location was great. The house is across the street from the short path that leads to the beach. The pool/spa was very nice. Everyone had plenty of space. We had an issue with one of the ovens not working and the pumps on the pool switched off but they both were serviced quickly. I would definitely recommend renting bikes and beach chairs. Thank you for an awesome week! We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Akers Ellis Rentals LLC
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Property Manager

Akers Ellis Rentals LLC
Premier Partner

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

Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
February 24, 2018

About Akers Ellis Rentals LLC

We LOVE the ocean, golf, the wilderness, bird watching, and the close proximity to some of the finest dining in downtown Charleston.

Why Akers Ellis Rentals LLC chose Vanderhorst Plantation

Kiawah Island is a location that people travel to from near and far. Families and friends have been coming to the Island year after year and enjoy the beautiful beaches and quiet, laid back atmosphere. We chose Kiawah Island because it is anchored by one of the finest resorts in America. It was recently ranked 3rd in Conde Nast's Traveler Readers' Choice Awards. These resort amenities include a world class spa, some of the finest golf courses in all of America, two tennis centers, daily activities for children, and world class dining.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We enjoyed our stay at 155 Bufflehead. It is the best appointed house that we have rented at Kiawah and hopefully, will do so again next year. We thank you for your prompt attention to anything we called about.
Jun 2014
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Vanderhorst Plantation is located through the second gate on Kiawah Island. While vacationing on Kiawah Island you are sure to enjoy the many miles of bike trails, the 10 miles of pristine beach, the World Class Golf and Tennis facilities, dining opportunities, and local shopping. Historic Charleston is also located about 45 minutes away where you can enjoy live theater, antiquing, low country cuisine, shopping, and visiting many historical sites around the city.

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