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Cozy, Comfy Cottage Lagoon View Walk to Beach/Pool Great Location, Location

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Peaceful view from private deck - great happy hour spot and bird watching

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Last updated: 05/26/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Beautifully Appointed Cottage with Lagoon View, Short Stroll to Beach, private

This intimate, comfortable cottage is pristine and crisp and begs for you to relax. It is a second home - all you need to pack are your personal items.It has a beautiful lagoon and sunset view from the screened porch and deck. The deck has been expanded to provide room to enjoy the long lagoon view. There is a table suitable for dining on the screened in porch. The deck with the lagoon view was enlarged in Jan, 2014, The cottage was modified when it was built to offer an extra wall of windows which brings the lovely tropical setting even closer to our guest. There is patio furniture and a gas grill which are great for chilling out after a day on the beach. The lagoon attracts some interesting birds and wildlife - a haven for admiring nature. The beach is about a 7 minute walk from the cottage. On route to the beach is a pool which guests of the Greenslake Cottages have access to with no charge. This upscale cottage was completely remodeled in 2006- hardwood floors, granite counters.The open den and dining room combination have a panoramic view of the lagoon through the sliding glass doors and windows. Equipped with wifi , color hi def TV with DVR, DVD, and stereo/CD in the den. The well equipped kitchen has been enlarged with an eat on bar and has ample space for a gourmet chef to do their magic.
Ceiling fans are in the den, and each bedroom to provide added cooling along with the central HVAC after a day on the beach. Solar tubes bring extra light into the baths and kitchen area


The master bedroom has a comfortable king size bed with a shutter head board . The mattress just begs you to sleep late. There is an en suite bath with large tiled walk in shower off of the master. There is a 32" TV in the master bedroom. A sliding door offers light and a lagoon view.

The restful guest bedroom has a comfortable queen size bed and an ensuite bath with tub + shower. There is a small TV in this bedroom as well. Plantation shutters in this bedroom enhance the cottage atmosphere.

The cottage has central air and heat and has plantation ceiling fans in both bedrooms in addition to the screen porch and den.

The cottage is in the West Beach area at the end of a cul de sac, which provides privacy and quietness. It has a canopy of a beautiful live oak tree that frames the cottage entrance. The Straw Market is just a short walk as is the lovely hard packed sand beach.

Amenities: Fully furnished enlarged gourmet kitchen with ceramic top stove, dishwasher, drip coffee maker and toaster oven, pantry to store groceries, refrigerator with ice maker.
Full size washer and dryer.

3 cable TVs- one in den is hi def with DVR and DVD, stereo, , CD player . The bedrooms have radio alarm clocks.

All linens/towels and beach towels are provided along with 2 beach chairs and a large beach umbrella.
We live close to Kiawah and are close by in case our guest have needs. We are also able to keep our cottage in pristine condition to be sure our guest feel the wonderful "vacation feeling". This cottage is managed and booked by the owner and there are no service/ reservation charges to the guest.
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Owner

Member since: 2000

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/26/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Adults21 years old...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Limited Accessibility:

    only 5 steps to go up to cottage...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    lovely lagoon view...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Wonderfully relaxing high quality mattresses with luxury linens. Private tiled baths off each bedroom...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    large walk in tiled shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    tiled well lighted bath...moreless

  • Make up mirrors in master bath

Other Amenities

  • This cottage is our second home and it maintained at an exceptionally high standard. Guest are expected to respect this cottage. We are on the island should you need assistance. We are Charlestonians and are happy to share the favorite places of locals. Hollis sells Real Estate on kiawah and is happy to showcase the island should you be interested in property here....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    8 miles of hard packed sand beach Less than a 7 min walk from cottage...moreless

  • Downtown:

    Charleston, SC- number 1 travel destinaiton as rated by Conde Naste- 22 miles ...moreless

  • Resort
  • Village:

    Straw Market - small little setting with restaurant and shopping- about 3 blocks Freshfields- quaint village of about 20 specialty shops and a great grocery store and several abrestaurants Easy bike...moreless

  • Water View:

    Enjoy lovely long lagoon view with much wildlife and bird activity....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Wood burning...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wi fi present & protected...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Comfortable seating for 6...moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    parking for 2 vehicles...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    2 parking spaces only a few feet from main entrance...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Excellent cell phone reception...moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen opens into den so the cook is a part of everything that is going on. Very well equipped with everything you will need to have some delicious lowcountry cuisine...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    toaster oven...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio:

    Exposed expanded deck as well as screened in porch...moreless

  • Gated Community
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway To Water

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    pool for our cottage association within walking distance...moreless

  • Outdoor Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

5
from 28 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Mar 12 - Jun 2, 2017
3 night min stay
$200
$1,200
Summer fun
Jun 3 - Aug 18, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,650
Indian Summer/Fall
Sep 2 - Dec 1, 2018
3 night min stay
$200
$1,000
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

$1,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 12.5%

Notes:

Most of our guest are folks who return to us year after year because most people do not like surprises or hidden fees on their vacation.Our guest pay the owners directly not this web site and there is not a "handling Fee" with our property.

Weeks that have holidays may be priced differently. We prefer to rent for 7 days periods. If visits are less than 7 days an additional cleaning fee of $80 is charged. If a guest is staying with us for less than 7 days the entire amount is paid in one check. Holiday weeks may be different rental rates.We prefer to talk directly with our guest about reservations.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 05/26/2017
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Location

26 Miles
Nearest Airport
Charleston

Car: Not Necessary

Located in West Beach, Kiawah Island- easy 7 min walk to beach, about a 2 mile bicycle ride from Freshfields. 22 miles to Charleston, SC

Marina close bay , restaurants within walking distance

Golf: Five golf courses on Kiawah - one is the Ocean Course - where the PGA was played 2012

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: We are Charlestonians who have enjoyed Kiawah for many years. Hollis sells real estate on the island and Ann is a retired nurse now tour guide for the city. We love to share the local secrets with our guest and are close by should you need something.We personally manage our cottage with a hands on approach. We do not have hidden fees - ie : service fees or reservation fees , extra taxes or amenity fees . We strive to have it perfect for our guest as vacations are so important to us all.

Why the Owner Chose West Beach, Kiawah Island, SC, USA:
Love the quietness of this area and the close proximity to the beach. Being in the West beach makes a trip into Charleston a much shorter adventure. We are an end cottage in a cul de sac and have a wonderful open view of the lagoon. It is perfect in every way for the guest who is here to enjoy nature, the beach , and an afternoon in Charleston or maybe short bike ride to the market at Freshfield Village . The quietness of our area allows our guest to listen to the birds and relax - even if here for just for a short while.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Best lagoon view in the area. Great for watching nature and relaxing.Quiet, Quiet and Quiet


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/26/2017

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Photos

  • Peaceful view from private deck - great happy hour spot and bird watching

    Peaceful view from private deck - great happy hour spot and bird watching

  • Living room with peaceful lagoon/ bird watching view

    Living room with peaceful lagoon/ bird watching view

  • Gourmet Kitchen which opens into den

    Gourmet Kitchen which opens into den

  • Breakfast Bar for supervising chef

    Breakfast Bar for supervising chef

  • Cottage front entrance with private driveway

    Cottage front entrance with private driveway

  • Screened porch  to enjoy dining while watching birds feast& nature

    Screened porch to enjoy dining while watching birds feast& nature

  • Master Bedroom with comfy king size bed / lagoon view

    Master Bedroom with comfy king size bed / lagoon view

  • Guest bedroom with queen bed

    Guest bedroom with queen bed

  • Master Bath with large walk in shower

    Master Bath with large walk in shower

  • Guest bath with tub/shower

    Guest bath with tub/shower

  • Lagoon view- great for Happy Hour , Breakfast and times in between

    Lagoon view- great for Happy Hour , Breakfast and times in between

VRBO #359828

This listing was first published here in 2004.

Date last modified - Friday, May 26, 2017

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