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Pet and family friendly condo in quiet golf neighborhood

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2BR/2BA condo close to beach with first floor privacy

Accommodates up to eight people with two large bedrooms with king beds in addition to queen sleeper sofa and queen air mattress for extra guests. The condo has an open floor plan with pass through from kitchen to the dining/living area. A convenient wet bar with built-in glass shelving and cainets allows for entertaining in the main room. Extra living space is provided by a glass-enclosed sunroom off the living room and master bedroom with a beautiful view into a coastal island forest with Spanish moss and native foilage. Privileges to the amenities of Sea Palms Resort is included with your rental, including two golf courses, pools, and tennis courts, as well as restaurant and bar facilities. The master bedroom has a spacious walk-in closet and a seperate dressing area with sink and vanity that adjoins the seperate tub/shower and toilet area. We provide all linens, except for beach towels. Hair dryers are located in each bath. The hall bathroom has a closet with stacked washer and dryer for your convenience. The kitchen is fully stocked with all the convenience of home, including dishwasher, full size refrigerator and electric range, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, and blender. Generous supply of dishes, glassware, flatware, cooking and serving utensils are also provided. Both baths feature full-size tub/shower combinations with tiled surrounds and floors. Two televisions with full cable service, broadband internet and a wireless printer, and free local and long distance telephone service keep you connected while you are away. We strive to make our 'home away from home' as inviting and comfortable as possible for your family's island beach vacation.


Owner
Cathy Cox-Brakefield
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Cathy Cox-Brakefield

We have lived in the Atlanta area and the North Georgia mountains for all of our twenty three years of married life. We are natives of the Virginia/DC area and North Georgia. We love our North Georgia mountain home, but love to travel and get away.

Cathy Cox-Brakefield purchased this condo in 2008

Why Cathy Cox-Brakefield chose Coastal

We began travelling to the Georgia coast at least once a year for business about fifteen years ago. We love the island ambience and the rich history of the area. St. Simons has an abundance of restaurants and activities without all the traffic and hassle of other beach areas. We found our condo and fell in love after looking at many properties all over the island. We love the golf courses at Sea Palms and just walking in the quiet Sea Palms neighborhood. We can also bike to restaurants or the beach with ease on the island trail system.

What makes this condo unique

While other condos might be a bit closer to the beach, we find that the quiet and privacy of our neighborhood outweighs the proximity. We can easily drive to the beach or the Pier Village (or bike) but can come home to our lovely private home looking out into the trees instead of onto the property next door. The Sea Palms West course is conveniently adjacent to the neighborhood, with a walkable and beautiful nine-hole layout. The Sea Palms Fitness Center, a pool, and tennis courts are just across the parking lot. Just across Frederica Road is the main Sea Palms Resort and Conference Center, where a bar, restaurant, pool, and eighteen-hole golf course are located. The ruins of Fort Fredrica and the beautiful Christ Church are just up the road, for history buffs and explorers. Day trips to the other Georgia Coastal islands are highly recommended, especially Jekyll Island, just a short drive away, where you can visit the Millionaires Cottages built by American tycoons in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century as winter getaways. Jekyll also offers abundant golf on public courses and beautiful public beaches, along with a sea turtle exhibit and a water park. You may never want to leave!

Amenities

Saint Simons Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Resort ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Seperate dressing area with vanity and mirrors
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , laundry facilities in closet within
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Large master with bath, dressing area, and closet
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Closet and adjacent hall bath
  • Queen sleeper sofa in living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(52 traveler reviews)

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Pet and family friendly condo in quiet golf neighborhood
average rating of 4.730769 based on 52 reviews
5

Great place, great location!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was perfect for us. Located close to several great restaurants (Sal's, Brogan's North and Frederica House just to name a few) and easily accessible to to the rest of the island including the beach.

Located in Sea Palms West you are walking distance to one pool and across Frederica Rd is the second pool which offers rentable cabanas, a tiki bar and a restaurant (Public House) which is great.

Highly recommend and would stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We love sharing our Island Oasis with folks like you. We love all the things and places you named, plus Delaneys.
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5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

Well decorated homely place.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderfully relaxing stay

  • 5 of 5

This was our 4th year of spending a summer week at this lovely condo. As always, our family thoroughly enjoyed it. The condo is well equipped, the beds are very comfortable, and the location is wonderful. It certainly feels like home to us. We spent most mornings at the beach, then afternoons at pool (either walked to the one near house or rode bikes to the clubhouse). Also rode bikes to pier, Fort Frederica and Christ Church. St Simons is a beautiful island - we never get tired of it.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We did enjoy our stay. However, sometimes little things affect your overall ratings.

  • 3 of 5

First, we did enjoy our stay. The large pool and fitness area were great. I cannot remember when the last time that I swim in a pool that was 7 feet deep. The grounds were well maintain. All the conveniences that we needed were available in the condo except Febreze and extra trash bags. When we entered the condo,there was a strong musty odor through out. It did not go away until we purchase Febreze. One lamp in den area was not working. I replace the bulb, but I had no luck. It maybe the switch. My granddaughter was happy with the water bud and small spiders.The musky odor was by far our greatest issue. The mirrors were a real treat. I normally do not see myself that much. The games were a nice treat.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I usually leave a spray bottle of Febreeze in laundry space but not for this reason. This is first comment we have had on the musty odor. It alarms us as this is also our second home and we will look into this immediately. As to garbage bags, the cleaning service provider leaves them. I usually leave an extra box when we are there, but it has been a vey busy summer. I have passed complaint on to cleaners. UPDATE: The odor was from humidity due to a serious air conditioning malfunction that has now been repaired. I wish you had called us on this.
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Family adventures

  • 4 of 5

Our family had a great time exploring St.Simon's Island and the condo was a nice place to relax after a long day. It was stocked with all the essentials our family of 4 needed. We loved the outdoor deck and sunroom. The condo is also just down the road from the public boat ramp. Kayaking the marshes is a must when you visit. The fifth star was not given because of the beds. Our family is very active and outdoorsy, but after the second night, our backs were aching. The couches became our beds and that fixed the problem. A mattress upgrade would definitely bring us back to this condo.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: First complaint we have had about beds. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We will further investigate your comment on mattress.
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5

Nice Condo

  • 5 of 5

It was spacious and clean. I also liked that our dog was welcome.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. We love bringing our pup to SSI as well.
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Harris Teeter
"Great neighborhood grocery near our condo."
Island Cinemas
"Comfortable but cozy neighborhood movie house just down the road from our place."
Fort Frederica National Monument
"Great place to learn the history of the first settlement in Georgia and to walk and explore...."
Bubba Garcia's
"One of our favorite casual eateries, the food is very original, fresh made, and tasty. Try ..."
Iguanas Seafood Restaurant
"Great seafood in the Village near the Pier. With outdoor seating. Get the shrimp sampler."
Barbara Jean's
"Known far and wide for the crab cakes, but I like the She Crab Soup and the vegetables. Als..."
Brogen's North
"The sister to a more touristy spot in the Pier Village but we love the pizza and beer at thi..."
Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Saint Simons
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Brogans North
Nearest Golf
200 Metres
Sea Palms
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
I-95
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Bennie's Red Barn
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
East Beach
Car: recommended

Fort Frederica and Christ Church (both heavily influenced by John Wesley, the founder of Methodism) are within minutes of our condo. East Beach is a short drive away with an abudance of sports rentals and excursions both on the ocean side of the island and in the marshes on the inland side. Jekyll Island, the private winter retreat of American's millionaire families such as the Cranes, Goodyears, and Rockefellers, is a short drive away and worth a visit. The view from the bridge to Jekyll of the marshes and islands is spectacular.

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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 $100
Damage Deposit $250

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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