Located on the Bloody Point Resort of Daufuskie Island, this condo has 3 large bedrooms, each with its own bathroom. 2 of the bedrooms are master suites with kingsize beds. Each of the master bathrooms has a full size tub, separate shower and double sinks. One of the master bathrooms has a whirlpool tub. The 3rd bedroom has a queen size bed and the bathroom has a large shower. The living area has a sofa with a pull-out bed with a comfort foam topper.
Daufuskie is an island oasis. Accessible only via passenger ferry boat - no cars.
There is a flat screen television, and DVD player in each of the bedrooms as well as the living area. The condo is fully equipped with linens, dishes, cookware, and kitchen electronics for a party of 8. There is also a nice supply of board games and books.
The kitchen has stainless steel appliances including a dishwasher, microwave and convection ovens. New refrigerator with filtered water dispenser. There is a laundry room with full-size washer and dryer off of the kitchen. The unit has Wi-Fi internet and DirecTV.
Most of the condo, including master bedroom, have hardwood floors. The two back bedrooms are carpeted.
Stunning Views: There is a large covered porch at the entry facing the golf course. On the ocean side there is a full wrap-around balcony to enjoy the unobstructed beach views. There are ample lounge chairs and outdoor furniture to ensure a seat for everyone. Plus a small table to enjoy your morning coffee and ocean sunrise.
There are no connecting walls to other units on this top floor, elevator accessible, penthouse unit - so you will not hear noise from neighbors in adjoining units.
The large outdoor swimming pool is on the ground floor and comes complete with poolside lounge chairs, outdoor grills and showers. Exit the pool gate to the private walkway to the beach.
Tall trees surround the non-ocean side of the unit providing an additional beautiful view. Golf carts are used as the primary transportation around the Island, and are parked in the front lot that is complete with charging stations. Carts can be rented from local providers.
There are restaurants on the Island - Lucy Bells, Marshside Mama's, and the Daufuskie Crab Company.
To access the island from the mainland:
The new Daufuskie Island Ferry Service runs from Buckingham Landing (35 Fording Island Road Exd, Hilton Head 29926) to and from Daufuskie Island. Rates are reasonable and reliable service on a fixed schedule and children 5 and under are free. See http://www.DaufuskieIslandFerry.com for details.
There is a small general store on the back side of the island for essentials, however it is recommended that you bring most of your food from the mainland or order grocery delivery.
There is a wonderful chapel on the island that holds interdenominational services each Sunday.
There are various activities throughout the year including farmer's markets, oyster roasts, 4th of July celebrations, and New Year's eve parties. Horse back riding is available for all ages. Visit the Bloody Point Lighthouse museum in our back yard. Or tour the Daufuskie Island rum distillery. And it is hightly recommended to take an afternoon for a self guided island tour via golf carts. As part of your welcome package a tour map is provided.
The biggest treasure on the island is probably the beach. It is a 3 mile pristine expanse of sand, water, shells, and wildlife. Don't worry about finding a place to sit - the beach is never crowded and often you may be the only one on the beach. Enjoy swimming, surf fishing, watching the wildlife, or collecting shells. Watch for playful dolphins. Search for Civil War and Indian relics, as was shown when Daufuskie was featured on the National Geographic channel. Learn about the Gullah culture and cooking at the local museum.