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150 Year Old Carriage House, Downtown Charleston

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 30 nights

Overview

About the property

A beautifully restored, 2 bedroom carriage house with private courtyard

150 year old carriage house, Downtown Charleston,

located in Downtown Charleston. You can walk to King Street shopping, the Aquarium waterfront and all downtown historic sites,. Recently restored, retaining the charm of old and having all modern amenities, central heat and air conditioning, modern apliances , including Washer and dryer. It has off street parking and private courtyard and entrance.


Property Manager
Victoria Hanham
Member since: 1999
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Victoria Hanham

We live around the corner and have put our love and energy into restoring the house.

Victoria Hanham purchased this cottage in 2008

Amenities

Ansonborough Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Upstairs bathroom has full , large , tiled shower with glass door and period finishes
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Upstairs bedroom with full bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Downstairs bedroom with full bathroom
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
Notes:
Experience downtown like a local, located in a historic downtown neighborhood very close to aquarium, Marion square and all upper and lower king street restaurants and shopping. Guests park their car and walk to everything

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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150 Year Old Carriage House, Downtown Charleston
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews
5

quaint and quiet

  • 5 of 5

This carriage house did not disappoint. It looks exactly like the photos, was extremely quiet inside for great sleeping, plenty of extra linens and pillows, fully stocked kitchen and very clean! The house was hot when we arrived but Victoria answered our call immediately and the house cooled without incident. Our kids loved having their own room and beds downstairs and we had the privacy upstairs. A couple of things to keep in mind. This is an older home and my husband didn't like the smell as it is musty. But in August everything it is CRAZY hot and humid so every place we went had that damp smell. Also when you arrive at dark like we did, it's a little creepy walking behind the main house to the door. The carriage house is at the back of the main house. So you walk down a narrow path behind a gate. They do have automatic lights and it was very secure. During the daylight it looks super cute and quaint, just something to keep in mind:) Like other reviews this is within walking distance of everything! washer and dryer worked great as well. Would definitely stay here again! I'll bring my husband a candle:)

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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signal mtn
4

Girls weekend getaway

  • 4 of 5

Place was super clean and adorably decorated. Was stocked with all the amenities that we needed and the communication with our host was excellent. The only thing that needs to be addressed is the bottom window wouldn't lock and had no screen.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quaint and private

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in Charleston very much! This property met all our needs and was close to downtown, just a $6 Uber ride away. We hope to return to Charleston again someday as there is so much to experience, and eat :)

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great feng shui & southern charm

  • 5 of 5

From the moment you step through the gate, you immediately know the joys of having your own private oasis in the middle of the bustling city. The bubbling fountain in the courtyard to enjoy morning coffee, the soothing colors of the home, the art -- we just loved it! We were able to walk everywhere, to the finest restaurants, the ferry to Ft. Sumter & aquarium, King Street, the grocery store. The owners allowed us to bring our two mid-sized dogs who enjoyed many dog-friendly amenities in the area including restaurants, dog parks and the beach. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kittery Point, Maine
5

Great carriage house in ideal location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the carriage house for 2 months and loved everything about it. Comfort with all the amenities is the best way to describe it and beautifully decorated. We were within walking distance to the best of the peninsula including restaurants, shopping and sightseeing. The owners, David and Victoria were very accommodating and couldn't be nicer. We will be back! PS The fountain in the courtyard was one of our favorite features!

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful property and owner!

  • 5 of 5

I had a great time staying at this property in downtown Charleston. The location is walking distance to everything (The Battery, King Street, Market Street, Ocean, etc). The carriage house is charming and clean, and has quite a bit of character. The owners are very thoughtful and kind, and went out of their way to make me feel at home. There were fresh flowers and snacks when I arrived, and they were very quick to help with any questions I had during my stay. I would definitely recommend this vacation rental!

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
Charleston
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Sullivans Island and Folly beach

Located Downtown Historic Charleston, near the Aquarium and Fort Sumter Dock and King Street Restaurants and shopping

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Pet Fee $75
Damage Insurance $59

Our rate varies according to the season and events and occupancy. Holidays and events vary and may affect the average price. Please inquire for specifics.
The rates should be used as a guide, however please inquire for your specific stay dates.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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