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Carriage House with Old World European Feel

(33 Reviews)

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Last updated: 05/29/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Charming Brick Carriage House With Elegant Private Garden

Please also see our other 2 bedroom cottages (BLUE COTTAGE -- VRBO #464919, GREEN COTTAGE -- VRBO #479274

Beautifully restored Carriage House with Private Garden. Experience the best of downtown Charleston at this property located in one of Charleston's finest neighborhoods, Harleston Village, and conveniently located near Charleston's best restaurants and sights.

Upstairs offers two bedrooms with queen beds, luxury linens and one full bathroom. Downstairs is a living space complete with TV, seating, views of garden, powder room, and an open kitchen with seating, perfect for cooking and enjoying company.

Tucked off the street in a private setting with off-street parking, enjoy the garden, grill and outside seating- the perfect place to relax, unwind and enjoy.

The neighborhood is very walkable and surrounded by some of Charleston's most impressive architecture., including the home featured in Bravo's show "Southern Charm", located directly across the street. It is a perfect place for a romantic getaway, family trip, wedding party, reunion, or whatever adventure brings you to Charleston.

Fine dining, art galleries, boutiques, Colonial Lake, Marion Square with its weekend Farmer's Market, the Battery, Rainbow Row, and antique shopping…all just blocks away.

Enjoy your time in Charleston as a local in your own exquisite private home and garden.

We require a two night minimum stay Monday-Wednesday and a three night minimum stay Thursday-Sunday. Events are not allowed on the property.
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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/29/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1100 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    high-quality linens...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    high-quality linens...moreless

  • As noted in the photos, both bedrooms have exposed beams and hardwood floors, bedside tables, and wall mounted sconces for reading light....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet


  • Upstairs bathroom with glass door and large tiled shower is located in the upstairs hallway. It is accessible to both bedrooms. The shower is stocked with luxurious organic Avalon shampoo, conditioner, and body wash....moreless


  • Television:

    Flat Screen 47 inch. Netflix + Amazon Prime...moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Dining area in kitchen with seating for 4...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Modern central air...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer


  • Coffee Maker:

    12 Cup Cuisinart, Krups coffee grinder plus fresh coffee...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Place setting for 4, full dishes, glasses, wide array of utensils...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Stocked with Le Creuset cookware...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Place setting for 4, full dishes, glasses, wide array of utensils....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Olive oil, coffee, tea, salt & pepper and other basic cooking spices...moreless


  • Boat:

    Marina within walking distance...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Numerous courses available: Kiawah, Wild Dunes, City...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals available on Shem Creek and Folly Beach...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Elegant garden with beautiful brickwork and manicured boxwoods...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal Grill...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Courts available within walking distance...moreless



from 33 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2017
May 15 - Aug 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$400 $480
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Labor Day 2017
Sep 1 - Sep 5, 2017
2 night min stay
Fall 2017
Sep 6 - Nov 21, 2017
2 night min stay
$400 $480
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 22 - Nov 26, 2017
3 night min stay
Fall 2017
Nov 27 - Dec 21, 2017
2 night min stay
$350 $425
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Christmas/ New Years 2017
Dec 22 - Jan 2, 2018
3 night min stay
Winter 2018
Jan 3 - Feb 14, 2018
2 night min stay
$350 $450
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
SEWE 2018
Feb 15 - Feb 19, 2018
3 night min stay
Spring 2018
Feb 20 - Apr 4, 2018
2 night min stay
$375 $450
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Bridge Run 2018
Apr 5 - Apr 9, 2018
3 night min stay
Spring 2018
Apr 10 - May 9, 2018
2 night min stay
$400 $480
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Graduation 2018
May 10 - May 14, 2018
3 night min stay
Summer 2018
May 15 - Aug 31, 2018
2 night min stay
$400 $480
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$325 $475
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Cleaning $175
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Tax Rate 13.5%


CANCELLATIONS: A sixty (60) day notice is required for cancellation. Cancellations that are made more than sixty (60) days prior to the arrival date are subject to a 5% cancellation fee or $50 whichever is greater. Cancellations or changes that result in a shortened stay, or that are made within 60 days of the arrival date, forfeit the full advance payment and reservation deposit. Cancellation or early departure does not warrant any refund of rent or deposit. You may choose to purchase travel insurance separately.

HURRICANE OR STORM POLICY: No refunds will be given, we highly recommend you purchase travel insurance.

TRAVEL INSURANCE: We highly recommend your purchase travel insurance. If you wish to purchase travel insurance, go to for details and to purchase.

P.S. Rate is based on payment via check transfer or credit card. 2.5% credit card fee applies. This fee will be deducted from your security deposit. Alternatively, eCheck is free and a safe online system set up by VRBO. You put in your bank routing number and your checking account number. It's easy and many of our guests use it.

$175 cleaning fee.

We are happy to consider special requests. Rates are subject to change without notice.

Check In is 3:00 pm and Check Out is 11:00 am.

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 05/29/2017
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13 Miles
Nearest Airport
Charleston International Airport
1.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
10 Wharfside St
9 Miles
Nearest Train
4565 Gaynor St
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 17
10 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sullivans Island or Folly Beach

The Gibbon House is located in the absolute perfect location downtown, with most every attraction on the peninsula within walking distance.

-a mere few blocks away from King Street which is nationally recognized for its world-class cuisine, high end boutiques and retail, and antique stores.

-A quick walk to the historic Charleston City Market

-5 minutes away from the weekend Farmer's Market in Marion Square

-10 minutes away from The Battery and Rainbow Row

-Quick 20 minute drive from nearby beaches and an array of historic plantations


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: "Live like a Local in Design-Driven Historic Homes in the Coolest Neighborhoods in Charleston." This is our motto and promise to our guests. Our homes are meticulously restored and thoughtfully curated, with the goal of providing a unique offering, one where hotel meets home. We live in Charleston, take great pride in our beautiful city, and are here to help you with your planning and travel needs. Please reach out to us with any questions before and during your stay. We look forward to hosting you, and many more times in the future.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/29/2017

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  • Garden with Seating

    Garden with Seating

  • Upstairs Full Bathroom

    Upstairs Full Bathroom

  • Living Area with TV

    Living Area with TV

  • Outside View of Carriage House

    Outside View of Carriage House

  • Upstairs bedroom #1 with Queen Bed

    Upstairs bedroom #1 with Queen Bed

  • Upstairs Bedroom #2 with Queen Bed

    Upstairs Bedroom #2 with Queen Bed

  • Washer & Dryer

    Washer & Dryer

  • Driveway


VRBO #510094

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Monday, May 29, 2017

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