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Paradise Found:Wild Dunes 'Gator Cottage' Beautiful Water/Golf Views

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Lagoon Paradise 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Cottage Just 2 Blocks To The Beach

Welcome to a warm inviting cottage where the hospitality has been carefully planned from the entry door to the back decks. The views from inside or out allow you to witness nature play like national geographic TV in the backyard. From the resident osprey's fishing displays to the gators sunning on the 1st hole of the Wild Dunes Harbor golf course. The rookeries up and down the lagoon are as active as the herons and jumping fish in the lagoon and the back decks allow you to see it all up close!!

The master bedroom provides a peaceful retreat with a queen bed and top quality linens. A connected full bath and a walk-in closet complete with extra linens/blanket and 2 beach chairs and beach towels. A flat screen tv with dvd player and sitting area completes the sanctuary.

The next bedroom hosts a queen bed with top quality linens, a double closet with extra linens/ blanket and beach towels, and an armoire for overflow.

The full bath is shared between the 2 guest bedrooms and also has a stackable washer/dryer with Tide pods/Downy sheets provided. Towel sets are stored in cabinets within the bathroom for easy access.

The 3rd bedroom has a double bed and a single bed with top quality linens. Extra linen sets, blankets and beach towels are found in the closet.

The kitchen is open and expansive and includes all expected dishes, cookware, bakeware and kitchen linens. Also cutlery and knives and serve ware for hospitality or entertaining as desired. Travel cups as well as coolers for the beach are found in the island cabinets. Four barstools provide an extra eating area and seating. There are numerous cabinets for use and large countertop areas. A side by side refrigerator with water/ice maker in the door. Barware also available.

The dining room has a large table with chandelier over and seating for 8.

The living room has a large flat screened TV, Sony DVD/Blu Ray player/Free WIFI and seating available on the sofas, chairs or the large ottoman bench. In the corner sits a high top table and 4 barstools for extra entertaining or eating area.

Three sliding doors allow access to the outside and the views are amazing from any level of the deck. Outdoor furniture provided for your relaxation. An outdoor shower on lower deck to cool off/rinse sandy bodies. Hose at front door for feet/chair rinses ect.

A Sports Card is included for use of the 3 resort pools 2 with grills are restricted until 3 pm. There are various activities tennis golf bikes for a small fee. The sport card is picked up at the Village Sand and Sea Spa located just 3 blocks away stating the address :8 Lake Village Lane to obtain.

More Details

Owner
Julie Byrne
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Julie Byrne

Sharing paradise just around the corner--If anything is needed assistance isn't far away.

Why Julie Byrne chose Charleston Area

We fell in love.....The sanctuary feel is compared to none and the views are incredible. Paradise is indeed found here. We look forward to having you visit.

What makes this cottage unique

So close to the beach/and action of the Village or Boardwalk if you desire--yet feels so private with water views and nature playing out all day long.

Amenities

Isle of Palms Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Stackable washer/dryer in bathroom
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , sitting area with private bath.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • Lovely peaceful and well appointed rooms to relax and enjoy your vacation. Nicely furnished with extra closet space available. Master has iron/board in closet. Extra linens in all rooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • 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
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.975 based on 40 reviews
5

Perfect Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second summer staying at Gator Cottage. It is the perfect house for our family of four and allows each of our teen boys to invite a friend. We are very particular about cleanliness and decor, and this house is well appointed and always spotless! It is close to the beach and activities at the Pavilion. The provided beach towels are a wonderful treat...so nice not to have to pack those! Our teen boys and friends enjoy feeding the turtles and watching golfers from the back porch. This year, a REAL gator came for a visit! Julie is always accommodating and quick to help if anything is needed at all! We can't wait to return next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are delighted with the Gator sighting as the plush gators on the beds are not the same. We are so grateful for your visit and look forward to being a part of your new memories!-JBIOPSC
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5

Wonderful week in Isle of Palms

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 enjoyed our week in this beautiful, spacious home located in Wild Dunes. Loved our quiet mornings on the deck overlooking the lagoon and golf course. Property is a few minutes walk to the beach and pools. Short driving distance to Sullivan's Island for great food and entertainment' and less than 30 minutes to Charleston, which we visited multiple times. Julie was wonderful and accommodating! She went above and beyond to ensure we had EVERYTHING we needed and more! Looking forward to staying here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Karen.. it was our pleasure!!
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Gator Cottage

  • 5 of 5

The house is awesome, and so is Julie!

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A perfect week at the beach

  • 5 of 5

We spent a week at Gator Cottage and couldn't have asked for a more comfortable and welcoming place to stay. The house is cozy and you feel like you're staying a friend's well-appointed home. The living areas are very spacious and the kitchen has everything you'd need for your stay. We loved the outdoor deck space and spent hours watching the wildlife. Our two year old could not wait to get back to the house to feed the turtles with the turtle food provided by the homeowners. The home is filled with lots of touches to make you feel comfortable: extra beach and bath towels, beach chairs, and dish soap and laundry detergent for a few washes. We were so sad to leave at the end of our vacation. Thanks for sharing your lovely home with us!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much it was our pleasure hosting you!!!
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Wonderful home

  • 5 of 5

We have rented homes in the past and this one out shined the rest of them. It was nicely furnished and it was very clean! There were a few minor issues when we arrived but the owner was very responsive and took care of everything immediately. We had a wonderful time!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful vacation home

  • 5 of 5

Julie's home is lovely and conveniently located to the beach and the heart of Wild Dunes. The wildlife viewing - alligators, turtles, lizards, osprey, egrets, great blue herons - was spectacular! The house was clean, well-equipped, and beautifully decorated for Easter. Thank you for sharing your lovely home with us!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Mary, it was our pleasure!!
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Map

Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Charleston AFB International Airport
Car: recommended

Located in the heart of fun and good times. Gator Cottage is a 6 minute walk just 2 blocks from the beach. There are bike/walk paths to explore around the resort. There are restaurants and shops in the area along with sports teams seasonally to enjoy. The River Dogs baseball; the Charleston Battery soccer; the Stingrays hockey teams as well as the local college teams. Downtown historic Charleston is a great day trip, you can drive to Patriots Point and even take a water taxi across the harbor for added interest.

Gator Cottage is nestled at the top of a quiet cul-de -sac with the backyard views rivaling National Geographic at times. An open concept home with 180* beautiful views morning afternoon and sunset.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $225
Damage Deposit $300

Rental/Registration form via EMAIL must be filled out for access! Rental comes with a SportsCard for access to pools and discounts on activities at no extra cost!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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