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Come see why Beaufort, S.C. has been named "The South's Best Small Town" by Southern Living Magazine for 2017! "Simply Charming" describes this oceanview home with over 875 square feet of decks, offers breathtaking views and stress-relieving sunsets of the ocean, marsh and Harbor River. Where else can you be 175 yards to the uncrowded beach within a private, gated community AND have access to all the amenities?
The Beach and Racquet Club offers you a large, relaxing pool, tennis courts, sand volleyball, fitness center and children's pool and playground all within walking distance.
THIS IS NOT YOUR TYPICAL VACATION RENTAL HOUSE! Custom designed for OUR family and filled with beautiful decor and furnishings to share with YOUR family. With upgrades such as natural stone countertops, hardwood, tile and plush flooring, and an outdoor shower to rinse off from a peaceful day at the beach.
The bedrooms include a Master Suite with King size bed, two Guest Rooms each with a Queen size bed, and 'kids' room with two sets of bunk beds (four twins beds). If you choose to eat-in, the dining table seats eight + 3 bar stools.
Other amenities include KEURIG K-CUP, LG FLATSCREEN TV, DVD, VCR, CD/stereo system, port-a crib, gas grill, fully equipt kitchen, new appliances, all linens provided. Bring your own beach towels and beach chairs.
Harbor Island is a private, gated community just 15 minutes from historic Beaufort, SC. The island is situated on the Atlantic Ocean and offers sunset views over the Harbor River.
The uncrowded beach is over two miles long and is perfect for walking, jogging, biking or simply relaxing. The area hosts several professionally designed golf courses, guided fishing, and fabulous shopping.
NO SMOKING!!! NO PETS!!!
Our family was in search of a 'best kept secret' place to build a vacation home. We loved Harbor Island so much we bought 8 lots and built a 4 bedroom home at 8 Scallop Ct. Our boys love the beach and pool / play ground area. We enjoy the peace and quiet of Harbor and the great dining in Beaufort.
Harbor is not publicized because it is owned by the Homeowner's Association, not a Corporation in seacrch of profits. It is easy to get too, just outside of Beaufort, S.C. The place is 'just like it used to be' with no commercialization. Just great neighbors and natural beauty!
Your heart will beat a little slower! The views, the sounds, the birds, etc... My wife enjoys relaxing while the kids play and I love to fish & catch crabs for dinner.
First off I'd like to say I did not stay in this rental. I had the pleasure of meeting the owners while renting the property next to them. A very family oriented couple! Just would like to say thanks for giving my youngest son (who knows no strangers) a great first vacation experience! Thanks for building memories of a lifetime that I'm sure he will always remember! First blue crab netting, popsicles and someone other than family to hang out with for a few. Wish we could of had more free time to just let the boys be boys. He talked about it all on the way home! 12 hrs 😳 Lol Thanks again!
I'm hesitant to write a review because I really love this place and don't want the 'secret' out about this house and the location! The house is a great layout and you will find you want to spend any time you are at the house on one of the two huge porches. The view, the breeze....it is heavenly! We stayed at this beautiful property with two families and three children. The beds are terrific. The kitchen has everything you need so need to bring the kitchen sink from home. The beach is a very short walk but I highly recommend utilizing the golf cart which makes for a fun easy way to get around the community. The owners are very easy to work with and will make this the easiest vacation you have ever booked. If you are considering visiting Harbor Island, this is the house for you!
This is a beautiful house that was built by someone who pays attention to detail. The quality of everything is first class. The layout was perfect for my wife and kids with plenty of room for all. With the golf cart, it takes one minute to get to the beach and just two minutes to the pool. The location is great. The view from either deck is beautiful. We enjoyed the early morning breeze and view of the boats going by with our coffee. The kids loved the hammock. We didn't want to leave! I hope we can go back soon. The owners are to be commended for taking such good care or the house, both inside and out.
We enjoyed New Years Eve at the Beach on Harbor Island this year! Even though it was the "off-season" it is always great to visit the beach. This home was PERFECT for us. There were three couples and we had a great time grilling on the back porch overlooking the ocean, sleepin late in the big comfortable beds, and watching some football on the big-screen TV. A very short walk or golf cart ride to the beach, this house is just about a perfect vacation rental. Thanks to the owners and to Harbor Island!!!! We will be back this summer!!!!!
What a beautiful home! Your home was everything and more than represented by photos and the description. The home was nicely decorated, fully furnished and clean. We had a wonderful relaxing time enjoying the weather and the view, especially from the upper back deck. Harbor Island was more than we expected. Thanks for sharing your special home with our family so we could visit with our Daughter and Son-in-law who is stationed at Paris Island and to celebrate our Grandson's first Birthday!
Comment Text: We stayed at this house the first week of August, 2007. It is wonderful! Perfect for our family. The view from the upper deck is spectacular, and we had our evening cocktails up there every night. The layout of the house is very user-friendly, and we thoroughly enjoyed our visit there. Harbor Island is paradise, and is a wonderful place for families. Safe, nice beach, calm water - great for little guys who want to dig in the sand or build castles. No harsh waves or undertow. The house is a mere 5 min. walk from the house and the owner has provided a wonderful red wagon to carry chairs, coolers, and children. We plan to rent again in 2008.
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