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Pristine Cottage in the Heart of Historic Downtown Beaufort

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4), High Celings, Tile floors, Bright

Welcome to the Cottage at The Arsenal! Located at 404 Scott Street. This 2 BR/1.5BA was renovated in 2010. This cottage was our weekend home until we purchased a larger home for our family that is also Downtown. Walking distance to everything, you can park your car and never need it again until you leave downtown Beaufort. 40 steps from Beaufort Visitor Center (the Historic Arsenal). Very quiet. Bright and Clean. Great area.

Since you do not know the area or location, we have added pictures on all sides and behind the house so that you can see how great the surroundings are, no surprises!

1 block away from great restaurants, 1 block from Beaufort Day Spa,

2 blocks from Bay Street and the beautiful Waterfront Park, and 2 blocks from the Historic Old Point neighborhood with beautiful AnteBellum Mansions. The cottage is beautifully furnished with 2 Queen beds and a living room with a big Harvest table and comfortable leather couch. One bathroom has a shower (no tub). The other bathroom is an extra large half bath. The kitchenette includes a Microwave, Keurig coffee machine with starter supplies and small Refrigerator and granite countertop. This is not a cooking kitchen. The entire cottage is beautifully tiled throughout with Central Air and Heat. Private bricked courtyard off Master Bedroom. The master bed is made of antique pine , and has an antique drop leave side table.

The second bedroom has a comfortable queen bed, with a tall dresser and built in reading lamps on the wall.

The house is a 1950's RENOVATED BLOCK cottage, drywall over block, high ceilings, all new: electrical, plumbing and windows.

Great area. Location Location Location.

The surrounding homes are mostly owner occupied, not short term rental.

You can park right in front of the cottage.

We are very careful about pest control and cleanliness, and have contracted with a national pest control company.

Across the street is a small Historic synagogue and next to that is the Methodist Church. The cottage is on a one way street, which is extremely quiet and safe.

Parking can be on street, or in the grass lot right before the cottage.

The house has 9 foot ceilings and the master has a vaulted ceiling.

*****FREE WIFI WIRELESS and ~100 channels on the CABLE TV.*****

Keywords: House, Bungalow

More Details

Owner
Charlie Calvert
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2017

About Charlie Calvert

My wife and I are native South Carolinians. We live in Beaufort about a mile from the Cottage.We are available if you need anything as we are owner/managers. Beaufort is becoming a retirement destination and we are thrilled that many of our guests want to move here!

Charlie Calvert purchased this cottage in 2007

Why Charlie Calvert chose Historic District

This is our personal guest cottage used by family and friends for overflow from our home. Many family and friends inquired about having friends stay there after enjoying Downtown Beaufort so much, so we decided to make it available.

There are VERY few properties as close to the waterfront as this property.

It is on a one way street, very quiet, upscale furnishings, residential feel, in an urban setting. The cottage is like a hotel suite, small kitchen area for coffee, microwave, bar fridge and sink. There is no washer and dryer, this is like a hotel suite.

What makes this cottage unique

Fully refundable deposit for any Parris Island Marine Family that needs to cancel.

Awesome, downtown location. This cottage is within walking distance to shopping, restaurants and historical attractions. You can see the Historic Arsenal, now the Beaufort Visitors Center, from the front door! Convenient to Paris Island for graduations.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(123 traveler reviews)

Pristine Cottage in the Heart of Historic Downtown Beaufort
average rating of 4.869919 based on 123 reviews
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Cottage in the heart of historic Beaufort

  • 5 of 5

We were pleasantly surprised with this rental!Having not been to Beaufort in many years,we found the location and all other details listed in the description to be accurate. Loved being able to walk everywhere! If you want a quiet getaway this is the place. The owners were very good with responding and we will definitely be back again.

Visitors from Charleston

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Loved the Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the cottage! It was in walking distance to all restaurants and shopping in the historic district. I loved parking the car and walking to everything. The cottage was clean and very comfortable. I would love to stay there again. Charlie and Fran are easy to get in touch with.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

This cute little cottage in the heart of downtown Beaufort is the perfect spot to walk to all shops, restaurants and riverfront area. It is very clean and quiet - parking was never a problem - we parked right in front of the house all the time. Communication with owners was excellent although we never met them. We really enjoyed our stay over the Christmas holidays and can recommend this cottage to anyone! Thank you Charlie and Fran!

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Perfect location, host and experience

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at this cottage for three nights in December. The cottage is charming, cozy, clean and well appointed. The location CANNOT BE BEAT! In the heart of the historic distric just two short blocks from every restaurant, bar, cafe and shop. Our hosts were easily reachable and helped with questions we had. I highly encourage you to stay here, you will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Pleased with Stay

  • 4 of 5

My wife and I came down for my grandsons graduation from USMCRD Parris Island. I was extremely pleased with the cottage that we rented in the historical section of town. The house was great and fitted our needs to a tee. It was also located within easy walking distance to the local restaurants and shopping. If we get a chance to come back to Beaufort I will Mr. Calvert about renting this cottage again.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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Great location!!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent our 18th Wedding Anniversary at the Pristine Cottage, and had a marvelous time. We walked everywhere, since it was right downtown. The cottage was well furnished and very comfortable. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
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Map

Nearest Point of Interest
Visitor Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Waterfront Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Dining/Shopping

This cottage is perfectly situated to get out and enjoy the day in beautiful Downtown Beaufort and the Waterfront Park. Have breakfast at the Palm and Moon Bagel or Blackstone Cafe, both on the same one way street as the cottage.

At night, walk down Scott Street to Bay Street and have your choice of waterfront dining. ( Plums, Saltus, Panini's ) .

After dinner, sit on the water front swings and relax on the Bayfront. Then walk back to the cottage- no parking necessary.

Shop on walkable Bay Street- Jewelry, Gifts, Clothing, Outfitters- to name a few.

You may also walk one block over ( East) and cross Carteret Street to take a walkable tour of the Old Point- home to AnteBellum homes, and the setting for movies such as Forest Gump, The Great Santini, The Big Chill and other movies. Beaufort Day Spa is just one block away @ 304 Scott Street. The Historic Arsenal that houses the Visitor Center can be seen from the front door, and is open every day. Please stop in and ask the staff for recommendations about Beaufort!

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Rates & Availability

Downtown Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$107
$699
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $65
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Downtown Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • FULL Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , PRIVATE access to Full bathroom from both bedrooms.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , LARGE, private half bath in front bedroom.
  • 1.5
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Front Bedroom - 1 queen , Private Half Bath, venietian tile floors, chest of drawers.
    Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Antique Pine Bed, venetian tile floor, access to patio.
  • Queen size Bed in each bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Beaufort day spa is one block away on same street 8434707777 beaufortdayspa.com Close Walking distance to restaurants , art galleries, and waterfront park. Visit Hunting Island state park beach, 20 minutes away. 2 Blocks from Bay, park your car and never need it while in Beaufort. Safe area, The house is withing a few steps from the Historic Arsenal, visitor center. The Arsenal is the home to the visitor center, the chamber of commerce and the Beaufort History Museum. Bagel restaurant, Day Spa, and the Famous Lowcountry Produce Restaurant ( products featured on Oprah) a block away .This cottage is owner operated by a professor and his wife, and is located in a unique block that is close to the business district, but surrounded by private homes, and churches. Great family location, perfect for getaways, walk to restaurants!

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