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"Dolphin's Landing" OCEANFRT Newly Renovated with awesome views, quiet culdesac

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

Ocnfrt Duplex-UP1bdrm/1bth lrg deck-DOWN 3bdrm/1.5bth! Rented separately seasonl

Let the sounds of the ocean relax your cares away from one our hammocks or lounge on one of the decks while watching the sunrise, surfers or pods of dolphins in the distance…This newly renovated wi-fi beachfront offers a quiet get-away with close proximity to the pier, the Morris Island lighthouse, marina, restaurants and surf shops of Folly Beach. Only 20 min to downtown Charleston, Charlestowne Landing and plantations. Rented together in Summer Months offers a little of the new (up) or a 'blast-from-the-Folly Beach-past' (down).

Our upstairs newly renovated 1 bedroom (oceanview)/1 bath pillow top Queen with new furnishings throughout is perfect for a honeymoon, special occasion, or couple with a small child(ren)(pack'n'play and inflatable mattress in closet). Complete with Hi-def 46inch TV/Wi-fi and full kitchen there is no need to ever leave! This unit boasts a large deck with 3 lounge chairs/tables/side chairs with awesome views.

For those that prefer to reminisce their beach days of the past, this fun, whimsical elevated (1 flight stairs) downstairs unit is decorated in bright colors and wicker with a deck that has private stairs to the beach! The large oceanview master bedroom is complete with 1 king pillow top, 1 twin, TV, seating area and 1/2 bath. The second (oceanview) bedroom has 1 double bed and flatscreen TV. Also, you will find a bonus kid's room with bunk beds, kid sized chairs, few toys & books. The living space has plenty of seating, flatscreen TV and everyone's favorite cozy papasan chair. With a W/D, full kitchen and full bath, make yourself at home!

Our new sea wall provides a private sandy back yard space that is perfect for a beachside gathering. With ample parking , a shared outdoor shower and under house space, watch the kids play from one of our two hammocks. Bring your horseshoes and beach toys or perhaps just a good book. Newly added ocean kayak available for use. Public tennis courts are nearby, as well as a marina. Bike, kayak, surfboard rentals are all available as are lessons and excursions. Our cozy home is yours for a week of fun memories! Relax…it's Folly!

More Details

Property Manager
Pete
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
July 11, 2016

About Pete

For twenty years, our families and friends have enjoyed this 'home away from home' in the sleepy beach town know as 'The Edge of America.' Our children have grown up with fond memories of our time on this special island. While we are happy to see the town grow to offer fun dining, shagging on the pier, surf shops and many activities, our favorites include: picnic at the Morris Island lighthouse, breakfast at Lost Dog Cafe, riding our bikes the length or the island, family tennis at the public courts, and shopping at the Charleston market followed by dinner downtown at one of the MANY fabulous restaurants.

Why Pete chose Charleston Area

It's oceanfront! It's 20 minutes to an amazing historical city voted 'Best United States City' by Conde Nast Traveler 2011, 2012,& 2013! It's within 1.5 miles of the pier, shopping, & restaurants! It's got everything you need to park your car and never leave! Charleston voted number 2 city in the world to live in in 2015.

What makes this house unique

Beachside backyard is protected from wind due to new sea wall. Perfect for fall and early spring moderate days! Ocean kayak on site to chase dolphins!

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveler reviews)

"Dolphin's Landing" OCEANFRT Newly Renovated with awesome views, quiet culdesac
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
Minneapolis, MN USA
5

A perfect reflection of Folly Beach

  • 5 of 5

Our family (1 toddler, 2 parents, 2 grandparents) stayed for a week between XMas and New Years 2014 (disregard the date above) We loved it. The backyard "sandbox" and easy-to-access beach made hanging out outside easy and relaxing. The sound of the surf was incredible. The beach was clean and perfect for walking, flying kites, and building sandcastles. Our daughter saw her first dolphin from the beach. Due to the angle of the shore, both sunrises and sun sets are beautiful. (Note: egg nog and rum go well with the sunset on X Mas).

We rented only the downstairs portion which was laid back and comfortable, much like Folly itself. Also much like Folly itself, it isn't fancy or all that new. If you're looking for luxury accommodations, the downstairs may not be your cup of tea (though the upstairs looks nice from the pictures). It's starting to show its age in a few places and could use some updates. But that didn't detract from the enjoyment. In fact, the not fancy condition alleviates any guilty conscience about tracking in a little sand, which helps with the relaxation.

The property is located a short drive or long walk from the main commercial part of Folly Beach (including Burt's, the pier, and the restaurants). It was only 25 minutes to Charleston Harbor and similar places, and not much farther to the Charleston airport. Folly Beach is a great, the perfect laid back beach town. But I'll let you read about that on TripAdvisor or in a guidebook.

We would definitely stay here again on our next trip to Folly!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Beach
10 Metres

Folly Beach is the closest beach to Downtown Charleston. Easy 15-20 minute drive. Plenty to do on the island with laid back restaurants/ night life close by. Kids will have a blast with the beach activities. Surfing, swimming, plenty of beach to play on. Historic Morris Island lighthouse at end of island. Morris Island is an undeveloped island and site of many historic civil war battles…i.e.'Glory'. Downtown Charleston has fine dining/theater/historic tours/shopping which makes the visit enjoyable for all. 20 minutes from Middleton Plantation and Charlestown Landing. Charter Fishing available at island marina. Plenty of golf available in the area.Folly is Charleston's 'relaxed' beach where everything slows down to a nice vacation pace. Medical services include major medical center in downtown Charleston 20 minutes away. Folly has one of the nicest Piers on the SC coast which offers fishing , restaurants and quiet walks. We have added an ocean kayak for renter use …

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Rates & Availability

Folly Beach House Rental Rates

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7 night minimum stay
$3,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Linen fee upstairs $35
Linen fee down upstairs $40
Tax Rate 12.5%

Property managed by Fred Holland Realty.

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Amenities

Folly Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , upstairs bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , downstairs bath
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , 1/2 bath in master bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , pillowtop upstairs unit
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 child bed , pillow top king down master bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 bunk bed , kids bonus room down
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Easy access to beach. High tide 30 yards from house. New Ocean Kayak with paddles/life jackets on site.

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