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  • Minimum stay:1-3 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Condo
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

RELAX and unwind in this comfortable and welcoming condo. The condo is located in the private and gated Harbor Island community, named a Top 10 Secret Beach by Southern Living Magazine. Enjoy your stay lolling either by the pool or on the beautiful and practically deserted beach.

Direct inquiries are always welcome. Kathie is happy to answer any questions you may have and to personalize your vacation booking to meet your needs.

Close to historic Beaufort (the country's Happiest Small Town, according to a 2013 Coastal Living Magazine poll) and it's unique shops, excellent restaurants and wonderful sights, there are plenty of things to do and see. If you don't want to go into town, you can spend your time on island strolling on the beach, catching hermit crabs, finding sand dollars, relaxing with a good book on the deck, working out in the Clubhouse gym, swimming in one of three pools, or lazing on the couch and watching cable TV.

Harbor Island is a small gated community located near Hunting Island State Park and Fripp Island. The island is surrounded by the ocean and Saint Helena Sound. The area has great recreation with several beautiful golf courses nearby and plentiful fishing, crabbing, and shrimping.

Keywords: Oceanview, One Bedroom, Kitchen, Security, Private, Southern Living, Secret Beach, Top 10, Coastal Living, Happiest Small Town

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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 40%
Calendar last updated: 08/12/2016

Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 800 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Located in the center of the building

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Twenty-five (25) years old or older, please....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only:

    As a former smoker, I'm sympathetic to the plight of the smoker. However, most of my guests demand a smoke-free environment. Ashtrays are provided for you to use when you smoke outside....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    While I'm sure your pet is wonderful and well-behaved, some of my guests are highly allergic to pet dander and I would like their stay to be as enjoyable as yours. Please make other arrangements for your pet while you are at Harbor Island....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Pillow-top mattress with luxurious 600 thread-count sheets....moreless

  • Sleeper Sofa: 1 queen

    Extra linens and pillows are provided....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • The condo is my vacation spot too! I want to make it as comfortable and appealing as possible, so new things show up all the time. I also try to anticipate your needs as well as mine. It's my home-away-from-home and I hope you love it as much as I do!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Some in German, some children's books, and some set in the Harbor Island/Low Country areas....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    Blu-Ray DVD player in the great room....moreless

  • Games:

    Trivial Pursuit, Game of Life, Monopoly, Cribbage, and more....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Basic cable provided by Comcast...moreless

  • Stereo:

    Five CD changer, dual cassette player, and AM/FM stereo....moreless

  • Television:

    40" LCD HDTV in the great room and a smaller LCD HDTV in the bedroom....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Conrack, Forest Gump, The Big Chill, The Great Santini, and Prince of Tides - all were filmed in and around the Beaufort and Harbor Island areas....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    You can see the ocean from the kitchen, screened in deck, and great room!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer:

    (2) Dryers are shared....moreless

  • Elevator:

    Located in the center of the building...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    A fitness room with weights and machines is available for your unlimited use at the Clubhouse....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    In-condo wireless internet is available for a fee. Instructions are provided. Free wireless internet is available at the Clubhouse....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    There are enough sheets, blankets, and pillows for both the bed and queen sleeper sofa....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Lots of seating and floor space for you and your drop-in visitors....moreless

  • Parking:

    There are plenty of off-street parking spaces next to the condo building....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Additional parking charges for boat trailers apply. RVs and campers are not permitted....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plenty of plush bath and hand towels and washcloths are provided. However, beach towels are not. Be sure to bring your own....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    (2) Washers are shared....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Programmable coffee maker and a Cuisinart coffee grinder for your convenience....moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Small George Forman grill, crock pot, blender, toaster, huge Frogmore Stew pot, large electric skillet, grill tools, and more!...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Enough dishes and silverware for at least 8 people....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Almost all of your cooking needs have been anticipated....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Paper towels and dishwasher soap for 1 load of dishes....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    With ice maker....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    Bicycles are available for rent at the Clubhouse....moreless

  • Boat:

    There is a nearby public boat launch area, but not one on Harbor Island itself....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    The deck is screened in and a great place to enjoy your morning coffee or a quiet end of day!...moreless

  • Golf:

    Putting areas are available on island. However, half and full courses are not. There are courses available off island....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    There are many areas to kayak or canoe. Kayak rentals are available at Barefoot Bubba's - about a mile from Harbor Island....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Shared charcoal grills are located in the grassy areas between the condo buildings....moreless

  • Tennis:

    The tennis courts are open to all and available on a first come, first play basis....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Two pools available only to condo occupants. The Clubhouse also offers an Olympic-sized pool and a kiddie pool....moreless

Building Type

  • Building
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall
Aug 20 - Oct 28, 2016
3 night min stay
$125
$904
Winter
Oct 29 - Mar 25, 2017
3 night min stay
$115
$751 $1,198
Spring
Mar 26 - May 13, 2017
3 night min stay
$110
$904
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Car Pass $53
  • Cleaning Fee $70

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

90 Miles
Nearest Airport
Charleston International Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Johnson Creek Tavern
7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Fripp Island Golf
90 Miles
Nearest Train
Charleston Amtrak Station
49 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-95
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Johnson Creek Tavern
0.1 Miles
Nearest Beach
At your back door!

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: You won't find any camels on Harbor Island, but there are lots of other things to keep you entertained!

Why the Owner Chose Saint Helena Island, SC, USA:
Harbor Island is like no other place I've ever been to. It's quiet, beautiful, and oh so relaxing.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The condo is located on the second floor, but there is an elevator available. Since it is an end unit, you'll enjoy plenty of sunlight and ocean breezes throughout the rooms. Washers and dryers are available on each floor. The beach is a 5 minute walk and one pool is a 3 minute walk from the condo.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 40%
Calendar last updated: 08/12/2016

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Photos

  • Ocean View from Screened-in Deck

    Ocean View from Screened-in Deck

  • Great room area

    Great room area

  • Lots of seating is available for you and your drop-in visitors.

    Lots of seating is available for you and your drop-in visitors.

  • Stereo and a Blu-Ray DVD player along with DVDs and books.

    Stereo and a Blu-Ray DVD player along with DVDs and books.

  • Grab a quick bite at the breakfast bar

    Grab a quick bite at the breakfast bar

  • Fully equipped galley kitchen

    Fully equipped galley kitchen

  • Full bath

    Full bath

  • Enjoy ocean breezes through the bedroom window.

    Enjoy ocean breezes through the bedroom window.

  • Half bath

    Half bath

  • One of three pools available for your use.

    One of three pools available for your use.

  • Discover live sand dollars just under the sand

    Discover live sand dollars just under the sand

  • Enjoy your morning coffee on the screened-in deck.

    Enjoy your morning coffee on the screened-in deck.

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Cozy reading corner

    Cozy reading corner

  • Great sunlight in this end unit.

    Great sunlight in this end unit.

  • View the ocean from the kitchen sink!

    View the ocean from the kitchen sink!

  • Ceramic stove and self-cleaning oven

    Ceramic stove and self-cleaning oven

  • Plenty of thick towels for your bathing needs.

    Plenty of thick towels for your bathing needs.

  • Have sweet dreams on the comfy queen pillow top mattress.

    Have sweet dreams on the comfy queen pillow top mattress.

  • Greet the day with a quiet walk on the beach.

    Greet the day with a quiet walk on the beach.

  • Egrets, Sea Gulls, Pelicans, and many other coastal birds call Harbor home.

    Egrets, Sea Gulls, Pelicans, and many other coastal birds call Harbor home.

  • Find hermit crabs on the beach.

    Find hermit crabs on the beach.

VRBO #304225

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, August 31, 2016

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