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FRIPP ISLAND. BEACH 24/7. Center of Island.

Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights

About the property

5 Bedroom, 4 Bath Ocean Front Home with fabulous views.

If you appreciate beautiful decor and high thread count sheets, this is your property. The 3 outdoor decks are as beautiful as the interior. There are stunning ocean views from all the living areas and 2 of the decks. On the ground level, you will find a bedroom (2 twin beds) with an ocean view, private bath with shower and french doors opening onto the 20 x 30 ft. deck which has seating for 12 and a large outdoor shower. The main living areas and 4 other bedrooms are upstairs. Upstairs Bedrooms: (1) Master (King Bed) with its own private deck and private bath (with Steam Shower). (2) A small Bedroom (2 twin beds). This room has hanging hooks but no closet. It is perfect for young children. (3). Bedroom (King bed) which opens to a Bath with Jacuzzi (this bathroom also opens to the hallway - next to the twin bedroom). (4). The 4th upstairs Bedroom (King Bed) has a private bath with shower and some ocean view.

The home accommodates 11 people (Beds for 10 + a Pack and Play for infant). High Chair & Pack and Play provided upon request.

The Breakfast Room has 3 walls of glass with a view from 1 end of the Island to the other - a perfect place to have an early cup of coffee and watch the sunrise. For dining, the Breakfast Table seats 6, the Dining Table seats 8, and the picnic table on the upper deck seats 10. There is also a table with seating for 8 on the lower deck. There are 2 Seating Areas - a 23 x 18 Family Room with Flat Screen TV (seats 9 comfortably) and a room with a smaller seating area with a Fireplace. The home has WiFi, DVD Players, 6 TV's, a stereo, CD players, trash compactor, and charcoal grill. There are 10 beach chairs for your use. However, you may never want to leave the house or the upper deck! It's great to be able to watch your family play on the beach while you relax on the deck or prepare a meal.

More Details

Rosanne McAlister
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
January 4, 2017

About Rosanne McAlister

In 1999 we drove onto Fripp Island for the 1st time. That same day, we put an offer on our 1st home there. In 2010, we bought 'Sea Oats'. Our daughters and sons in law and 3 grandchildren adore Fripp Island. It has given us years of many happy memories. We know 'Sea Oats' can do the same for you.

Rosanne McAlister purchased this house in 2010

Why Rosanne McAlister chose Low Country & Resort Islands

Many people have told us that we have the best ocean view on Fripp Island. It is wonderful to have a nice beach 24/7. We love looking up at the stars at night and the dolphins in the morning. Every year, sea turtles lay their eggs near our house. Wake up early and you might see a Mother Turtle going back to sea. Later in the summer, it is so fun to watch when the baby turtles hatch!

What makes this house unique

Our grandchildren love Camp Fripp, and our daughter loves her time off in the mornings! The center island location is perfect. We can walk down the beach to the Beach Club in about 10 minutes. There are fun activities there several nights a week in the summer.

Fripp Island is a family island, and everyone rides around on golf carts. With a 15 - 20 mph speed limit, the pace is easy and safe. There are so many wonderful activities and learning experiences for children. For the adult, there is fishing, sunset cruises, tennis and golf on 2 great golf course. Fripp Island is a nature preserve - a bird watcher's paradise. And nearby Hunting Island has great nature exhibits. Tour Penn Center and study the Gullah culture. Horseback Riding Facility 10 minutes from Fripp. Art Galleries, restaurants and shops in charming Beaufort by the Bay.

Buy your fresh fish and garden vegetables along Highway 21.


5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

FRIPP ISLAND. BEACH 24/7. Center of Island.
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
Maggie Valley NC

Sea Oats,Perfect Family Home

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed on Fripp for seven years and this is by far the most beautiful home that we have stayed in. The pictures do not do this home justice. Everything is luxurious from the furnishings, to the linens, to the glassware. The breakfast room views are beyond compare as are the views from all the large picture windows overlooking the 24/7 uncrowded beach. The lower deck is covered and perfect for gathering outside, enjoying the ocean breezes and relaxing. The owners were terrific to work with and we would not hesitate to recommend this stunning home to vacationers looking for quality and location.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
67 Miles
Savannah Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Several on Island
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
2 Golf Courses on Island
Nearest Motorway
Highway 21
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Fripp Island Beach Club/Bonita Boat House
Nearest Beach
Car: necessary

Located 1 Block from the Fripp Island Beach Club, pools and tennis. 1 and 1/2 hour drive to Savannah. 2 hour drive to historic Charleston. 30 minute drive to charming Beaufort with unique shops and restaurants and carriage ride of historic antebellum neighborhoods.


Rates & Availability

Fripp Island House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Oct 1 2016 - Feb 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
Mar 4 2017 - May 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
May 27 2017 - Aug 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 10.0%

All payments by personal check.
Add 11% for tax and fees
Departure Housekeeping included in rental rate.
Booking confirmed upon receipt of 50% deposit.
Balance due 1 month before date of arrival.
$500 damage deposit required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Fripp Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Bath opens to Hallway and to Upstairs King Bedroom
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Private Master Bath w/ Steam Shower, Dbl sinks, Travertine
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Private Bath for Upstairs King Bedroom
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Private Bath for Downstairs Bedroom - Travertine
  • 4 Bathrooms. Plus 1 large outdoor shower.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Upstairs Master
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Upstairs Bedroom with King
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 Twin beds - room is small. Upstairs bedroom.
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Downstairs Bedroom (French doors to downstairs deck)
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Upstairs bedroom with King
  • Pack and Play available on request. There are 4 bedrooms upstairs - 3 bedrooms (K bed) and 1 small bedroom with 2 twin beds. There is 1 bedroom downstairs with 2 twin beds.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
For Fripp Island amenities, see Island Excursions (843-838-1518) rents Golf Carts, Skiffs, Kayaks, Bicycles, Tour Boat, Mopeds. Ask about Charter Fishing and Sunset Dolphin Cruises. Horseback Riding about 10 miles off the Island. Masseuse on the Island.

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