Sitting on the Intercoastal Waterway, just a brief 5-minute boat ride from the all inclusive Isle of Palms Marina Complex, sits an island get-away that is secluded while touting a rustic freshness that can’t be matched. “Goat Tales” is the perfect home for those seeking a time to refresh and enjoy themselves among the history, beauty and lore of Charleston’s fabled Goat Island – a hidden island gem along the South Carolina coast. A 'by boat only" experience ( no boat, no problem we offer shuttling back and forth via the short 5 minute ride across the waterway to the Isle of Palms Marina Complex). There are also reasonable boat rentals available if you want to transport your self. Contact us for details. The house boasts a Reverse Osmosis Water Purification System which means clean, pure and odorless water to enjoy. Waterfront features 2 floating docks, a 4' wide aluminum "sure grip" ramp, large covered pier head with water and electricity, fish cleaning sink and table, lighted walkway and Tiki Bar. Our dock is located inside the seasonal NO WAKE ZONE. Home features 3 bedrooms and 3 full baths. Kitchen is fully equipped and appointed with granite counters and hardwood floors. The outdoor cooking area features a large 4 burner gas grill, burner with a large pot for those delicious low country boils and an oyster steamer. There is also a custom oyster table adjacent to the cooking area. Wash the sand off from you day at the beach with the private enclosed outdoor shower featuring HOT AND COLD running water. You will enjoy the morning sun, a vivid sunset and bright stars and the ever-changing tides. Mesmerized by the Intracoastal Waterway, you’ll experience life on the water, the ever-changing salt marsh, fiddler crabs, sea birds, deer, and, two miniature prized goats, that truly make Goat Island’s name authentic.
Friends and family will enjoy a designer-styled home that has all the ultra modern amenities amidst 2,000 square feet of spacious and open living with views of the water and nature from all vantage points. Photos will be a must from your Adirondack chairs while burning the custom fire pit situated on the spacious seating deck. Or sit on the covered porch high above ground level with a decorative ceiling fan humming and all the acquirements that make comfort King. Enjoy the postcard view...
The property is constantly being groomed and updated. Enjoy the dock, the fire pit, the porch and all the appointments and the amenities for an on-the-water Intracoastal experience. Floating dock can accomadate three boats with ease. Water touring ideas and specific information regarding the Intracoastal area is easy to come by from the owner who has extensive knowledge and the knows the surrounding waters.
Walking the nature trail behind “Goat Tales” you’ll experience first-hand the dense forest of palmetto trees, ferns and natural beauty at the doorstep of the famous Grey Bay and the stunning Charleston Skyline. Ask Sherry about the women who walk the trail for exercise - join in!
This property is very unique as it’s suitable for a number of destination getaways. “Goat Tales” is perfect for a family reunion, wedding event, anniversary, birthday celebration, guys or gals weekend, romantic hideaway, teambuilding event and more. Recent guests include a fishing team, sorority sisters, family reunions, birthdays and more. Custom packages and transportation can be easily arranged to suit your needs.
Bring you own boat or rent one. The owners will buzz you around for a daily rate for trips back and forth to the marina, restaurant and ship’s store. Numerous in shore fishing guides operate minutes away. Explore the uninhabited famous barrier islands of Capers and Bull situated about a 15-minute boat ride away where you will experience the beauty of Lowcountry treasures.
If it’s an oyster roast, shrimp boil or a Lowcountry BBQ that you want that can be arranged. Just tell us what you want or let us surprise you with an authentic Lowcountry evening. Your wish will be granted. Book today and begin planning for your stay away from it all… Your island retreat is awaiting you.
If your are considering a Goat Island vacation in your future we encourage you to compare Goat Tales to all the other rental properties on Goat Island. We think you will like what you see. Our property stands up to any other property on Goat. Questions, concerns and inquiries are encouraged. We also encourage you to read our reviews. We hope that they will influence you decision to book with us.