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Premier gated-community with miles of beaches with cozy living all on 1 floor!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,400 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Villa, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

A bright, airy villa with a cozy 'at home' feel, 451 Golf Shore Villa is located in a private member-owned island resort. The villa sits on the 18th tee box of the Ocean Winds Golf Course, a Robert Trent Jones design, one of two island golf courses. Award winning club facilities are all new construction and include a beach front restaurant with breathtaking sunset views, fitness, tennis and equestrian centers and a main club with both formal and informal dining and excellent cuisine. This villa is an easily accessible, ground level unit with all rooms on one floor. It provides the ultimate in comfort with TVs in each room and many other amenities.

The island offers an amazing 3.5 miles of sandy beach, with gentle surf - ideal for strolling, swimming or bike riding, where you can watch the horizon for playful dolphins, pelicans, and shrimp boats. The island amenities include two outdoor pools, indoor lap pool, miles of flat terrain for biking, along with ample places to fish, crab and enjoy birding/wildlife watching.

A short distance from Seabrook, you can explore Kiawah Island and the beautiful Sanctuary Resort. Quaint, charming Charleston is 20 miles away with it's beautifully restored stately homes, wonderful bar scene, eclectic dining, maritime museum, aquarium and historic ' market' downtown. There is always something happening there - from Spoleto USA and Charleston's Food & Wine Festival to the symphony, plus local night spots featuring live bluegrass, jazz and soul music year round.

Keywords: Villa, Near Beach

More Details

Sue Dostal
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 10, 2018

About Sue Dostal

If you love the outdoors as I do, you too will fall in love with Seabrook. My family and I have been coming to South Carolina for many years and with each visit, we find something new and exciting on the island itself or in nearby Charleston. Seabrook Island is a unique community with a vibrant social scene and a wide variety of wildlife, over 3 miles of pristine sandy beaches, and the best bike riding in the area. Charleston has been ranked the friendliest city to visit by Conde Nast 4 years running. Known as the 'low country' of South Carolina, Seabrook Island reflects the best of the South, with stately moss covered Live Oak trees lining your approach that add to that sultry, laid-back southern charm! We know you will enjoy your stay!

Sue Dostal purchased this villa in 1978

Why Sue Dostal chose Seabrook Island

This villa is our home and you will find it uniquely furnished to ensure comfort and convenience for you and your guests. The kitchen is well stocked with spices & condiments, beach towels, beach carts, grills and all you will need for that special picnic on the beach. We've got games, a TV in the three seasons porch and plenty of room for entertaining. And if you're lucky, you'll be rewarded with a glimpse of our local island deer seen from the porch at dusk enjoying their evening meal. And if you like birding, you'll love sightings of our local Painted Buntings!

What makes this villa unique

AMENITY CARDS ARE INCLUDED in our rental fees, which give you access to our golf courses, to the Club's fine restaurants, our local Seabrook Shoppe, horse trail rides on the beach, tennis and our Lake House fitness center with indoor and outdoor pools. Our 'home away from home' villa is an easily accessible ground level unit with all rooms on one floor. The large screened sunroom porch has been enclosed for additional year-round living space. The near perfect year round weather permits maximum use of the many island amenities including golf, tennis, horse-back riding, swimming, and biking.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Sue, I wanted you to know that we enjoyed our visit to Seabrook . Your place was very homey and we especially loved the sunroom. We look forward to visiting again in the future.
Aug 2017
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Seabrook Island Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Max. adults: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 1. Master bedroom has ensuite bath with tub/shower 2. Guest bath located just outside guest bedroom & easily accessible from living/dining areas
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Sliding glass doors to three seasons porch; en suite bath
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Adjoining bath & large closet
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
To maximize your vacation experience, owner is happy to provide information on local activities, free music events, best restaurants, reliable bike rentals, etc.


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Premier gated-community with miles of beaches with cozy living all on 1 floor!
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 46 reviews
Punta Gorda, Florida

I always love staying here!

  • 5 of 5

Property is well stocked for family use, and it is spacious and clean. 2nd time I've stayed here and I would stay again every year!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always a special pleasure to welcome families who are returning to our villa. It is a sign not only of how wonderful our island paradise is, but also a testimony to the variety of activities - both indoors and out - that families can enjoy while visiting Seabrook island. We like it to feel like a home away from home, and so glad that was the case here!!! Thanks for taking the time to share your experience!
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Very charming house

  • 4 of 5

This was a nice home away from home for us. All we needed I found in this house.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, wonderful environment and a warm/friendly owner. Great experience!

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Always delighted to hear such a lovely review. Our home and this island is paradise to us & we enjoy sharing it with like-minded guests!!!
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Magical trip again

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time renting this property. We love everything about it, and it was perfect with our small child. Sue is very helpful and the villa is very comfortable. The kitchen is well stocked for cooking at home. The location is great and quiet. The amenity cards are a real plus; we went to the ocean side pool every day. Thanks, Sue!

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm delighted you enjoyed your stay in our villa. Thanks for taking the time to say so! Hope to see you again next year.
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Charming unit and very welcoming.

  • 5 of 5

Looking forward to returning next year....or maybe sooner.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed our villa and this little piece of paradise! Thanks for taking the time to share your experience!
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Condo Review

  • 4 of 5

Several large cock roaches were found in the kitchen and bedroom areas. There was only one bath towel, wash cloth and hand towel in each bathroom upon our arrival. We had to get up early the last day to wash and dry the bed sheets before we left - per instructions. The condo was clean and nicely decorated and we had a great time playing the games which were provided.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I regret your experience with the Palmetto bugs and only wish you had shared this with me during your stay, as we could have had our service come and spray inside the villa. Sadly, cockroaches (called Palmetto bugs here in the south) sometimes are found in South Carolina, especially after wet weather which we've had over the last several weeks. The limited towels is something I will address immediately with our new cleaning service, to ensure they provide adequate towels for future guests. With regard to washing the bed linens before you depart, that is an expectation of each guest, but when renters let me know they feel the time allowed is inadequate, I typically agree to a later departure. Glad you enjoyed the games and other villa amenities!!
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Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Charleston (CHS)
Nearest Golf
Seabrook (Ocean Winds & Crooked Oaks on-site)
Nearest Train
25 Miles
No. Charleston Metro North
Nearest Restaurant
Seabrook, Bohicket Lounge & Pelican's Nest Sunset
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Seabrook (Multiple)
Car: recommended

Seabrook Island is 3 miles from Kiawah Island as well. The area offers some of the best golf in South Carolina with 9 courses on Kiawah and 2 on Seabrook Island itself.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100

During peak summer season (mid-June to end of August), a minimum of 7 days stay (Saturday to Saturday) is required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.