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VIEWS VIEWS VIEWS! BEACHFRONT 4 Bdrm Home. Pvt Boardwalk to Beach. Golf cart!

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

BEACHFRONT, 4 Bedroom, 3 1/2 Bath, New Home, Sleeps 12, Pvt Boardwalk. Golf Cart

Welcome to THE HAMPTON HOUSE......Step into your very own, beautiful BEACHFRONT home. Nestled on the north end of Harbor Island, South Carolina on a sleepy beach where gentle waves crawl upon the shore. There is a reason we are Harbor Island's most rented beachfront home. VIEWS VIEWS VIEWS!!! No home on the island comes close to offering you the breathtaking views seen from our home. Relax on the front porch and admire the surreal low country marshlands. Take in the awe inspiring St Helena Sound and Atlantic Ocean from the back porch. Soak in the picturesque vista of Harbor River from the north end of the house. Watch breathtaking sunsets from your balcony that can only be described as surreal. Folks arrive an hour early to get a spot on the beach just to watch it set but you have a front row seat from your porch! Every room offers unparalleled views. Seriously, pick a room and smile :). The beach at our house is sparse, quiet and calm. RELAX RELAX RELAX. No homes are near us. It feels as though you are on your own private island. The home it's very own boardwalk to the beach. Walk right out the back door to paradise. The house has 4 Bedrooms, 3 1/2 Bath plus outside heated shower for rinsing off the salt and sand, Sleeps 12, Downstairs Master (Beachwalk) on suite with King and views of the beach and entrance to screened in porch. Upstairs Master (Ocean View) on suite with King and private balcony with breathtaking views of the sound, ocean and Harbor River. Queen Bedroom (Sunset) with double bunk beds with amazing views of the Harbor Bridge. Another Queen Bedroom (Harbor Marsh) with double bunk beds with stunning views of the marshlands. Open floor concept with Kitchen (Stainless Steel Appliances), Dining Room and Living Room all with gorgeous views. Washer/Dryer, Four car garage, 6 seater GOLF CART included FREE! A vehicle pass to SC State Parks (including Hunting Island) is also included!! Screened in porch with breakfast table. Eat your pancakes and watch the dolphins chase the shrimp boats as they glide by. Take your private boardwalk to beach and play, fish, kayak, bicycle or just relax. Beach towels, beach chairs and umbrellas, wave boards, beach toys, 2 Ocean Kayaks, rods & reels and various sporting equipment provided. Large community pool, tennis courts, basketball courts, bike rentals, gym...fun fun. Or take the golf cart to the south end of the island for a beach so amazing it's hard to describe. Atlantic waves, wide wind swept dunes and amazing flocks of birds nesting on the shore. It looks like something straight out of National Geographic! The island is only a few minutes ride to historic Beaufort, South Carolina's second oldest city. Shopping, eclectic restaurants, beautiful marina, some of the low country's best golf courses all within in minutes of your dream home. Hilton Head, Savannah and Charleston, all just a short drive away. Make memories with your family that will last a lifetime. Come see what all the fuss is about!! Our home is your home...welcome to... THE HAMPTON HOUSE.


Owner
Derrick Hampton
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 16, 2017

About Derrick Hampton

My Wife and I (Derrick and Roxanne) along with my brother and his wife (Travis and Sage) decided to embark on an adventure and build our oceanfront dream house. It was completed in 2014 in the beautiful low country of South Carolina on Harbor Island. We purposefully built our home with guest's creature comforts in mind. We wanted it to feel like you are sitting at home on your comfortable sofa while you're watching the waves crawl upon the shore outside your back porch. We built our home and had a very successful and fun 2 1/2 years and then along came Hurricane a Matthew. Our home was built so well it survived but we needed to rebuild much of it. Also, after the storm we had lost our dunes and needed to find a new lot on the island. We were blessed to be able to move our home to the best lot on the island. Built back to brand new and relocated. We are now at the sparsely populated north end of the island with views to die for. I am truly awestruck every time I walk into our home. Breathtaking vistas is not a strong enough statement to describe the beauty surrounding it. We love to spend as much time as we can there (living in Georgia we are only a short drive away) and we know you will love it too. We try to make sure that when you step into our house, you feel like you are home. We respond quickly to any issue you may have and we live by the motto 'do the right thing all the time.' Welcome to our home , the Hampton's.

Derrick Hampton purchased this house in 2014

Why Derrick Hampton chose Beachwalk

Building this home has been a dream of my family and my brother's family. Completed in 2014, it is built with the strictest of codes, designed to handle mother nature and keep you comfortable. My brother and I have always loved South Carolina. Being from Georgia, we would take trips annually to our neighboring state and enjoy her beauty and hospitality, food and golf. We are so excited to be counted among her community and even more excited to share it with others. We know you will love the 'Low Country' as much as we do. Come stay at our home.... The Hampton House.

What makes this house unique

MILLION DOLLAR VIEWS EVERYWHERE YOU LOOK! No need to fight over who has the best room. Each one offers unique and awe inspiring views of the ocean, sound, river or marsh. Just steps out the back door onto your private boardwalk, brings you to one of South Carolina's most serene and untouched beaches. Dolphins make their morning and evening swim just outside of your porch. Shrimp boats ply their trade every morning just after sunrise. Harbor Island itself is recognized by the Audubon Society with it's teaming birdlife. Logger Head turtles nest on the shores every year. Truly an amazing island. This is why we built here and this is why our house is the perfect place to bring your family for a lifetime of memories. The first time you have your morning coffee on the screened in back porch while watching the dolphins chase the shrimp boats, you will be as hooked as we are. Every room in the house has breathtaking views. The back porches offer the awe inspiring vistas of the sound and the ocean. From the front porch admire the surreal beauty of the low country marsh. The north view gives you the scenic Harbor river bridge and world class sunsets. Absolutely amazing! Beaufort, only 15 miles down the road, is the second oldest city in South Carolina and is the very embodiment of a 'Low Country' coastal town. It is so beautiful, many movies were filmed here including 'Forest Gump' and 'The Big Chill'. If you love golf as much as we do, you will love the many golf course within a few minutes drive. Our house was built to allow not only us to enjoy all the low country has to offer, but you as well. You are welcome here at The Hampton House.

Amenities

Beachwalk House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Downstairs Master on suite Bathroom - toilet , shower , Custom bathroom on suite
    Upstairs Master on suite Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower , Upstairs Master Bath on suite with Tub/Shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Outside Shower - outdoor shower , Outdoor heated shower for rinsing off the sand and salt
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Downstairs Master on suite King - 1 king , Private access to back porch with stunning views
    Upstairs Master on suite King - 1 king , Private Balcony with breathtaking views of the ocean
    Upstairs Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2 bunk bed , Amazing views on Harbor River
    Upstairs bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 2 bunk bed , Serene views on the Low Country Marshlands
  • 4 Bedrooms sleeps 12. Downstairs Master King on suite with private access to back porch. Upstairs Master King on suite with private balcony and breath taking views. Two more bedrooms each with Queen and two Bunks. One with unbelievable view on Harbor River the other with amazing view of the marsh. Ample closet and dresser storage for your clothes. All rooms are very spacious and comfortable. Very quiet for a good nights sleep. Wake up well rested for a day of fun on the beach right out your back door!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Private 6 seater Golf Cart, beach towels, beach chairs/umbrellas, beach toys, rolling cooler, 2 Kayaks, fishing gear, sporting equipment ... all included with your stay!

Reviews

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VIEWS VIEWS VIEWS! BEACHFRONT 4 Bdrm Home. Pvt Boardwalk to Beach. Golf cart!
average rating of 4.88 based on 25 reviews
5

Great Beach House, So Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

This house was great. We got together with family and really enjoyed our time at the Hampton House. If your looking to just kick back, watch the dolphins follow the shrimp boats, kyack in the morning after that cup of joe or just stroll along the surf at sunset, then this is the place. We did a lot of grilling and it was great to sit in the screened in porch to have dinner. The house is very equipped with everything you need and if there was something you needed derrick and jean were very accommodating on making our stay comfortable and enjoyable. We hope we can come back next year to experience another good trip. Thank you Jean for all your help and Derrick your home is lovely and very inviting. See you all next summer!!!!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We are so glad you enjoyed our home and our island. It truly is a special place. It sounds like you guys had a relaxing trip (inspite of hurricane Irma heading that way!!). I hope you come back and stay with us again. We'd love to have you :) The Hamptons
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5

Slowing down and enjoying the beauty

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed very much our time at the Hampton house. The location was ideal as we saw the marsh, the waterway, and the ocean plus all the wonderful water life that comes with each. The screened in porched provided daily meals in the ocean breeze and is positioned very well so as to be able to watch the sunset. Having access to the kayaks was an extra we have never had on previous visits to the island. It was great to have two of them- many different treks out to the marsh /river with several family members. The house had all the ease of home. Thank you for all your attention to the details.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We are so happy you guys were able to ‘slow down’ :). It sounds like you had a great vacation. Please come back and stay with us again. You are always welcome at the Hampton House !
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5

Beautiful home in beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time staying at the Hampton House from July 29, 2017 through August 5, 2017. The house would be great to stay in regardless where it is located but being on the water with views of the ocean from almost every window is a fantastic setting. The house has everything one needs- all the beach toys, kayaks, beach chairs and umbrella, kitchen tools, and golf cart made the stay perfect. The screened porch was where we spent the most time in the house as the ocean breeze, shade, and view were wonderful! We either walked or drove the golf cart near the old lot where the house sat when we wanted to get into the water as there were many people fishing close to the new location of the house and they caught a few sharks. No one was fishing down the beach where we swam we didn't see anything other than pelicans and the dolphins.

Speaking of the dolphins, a highlight of the trip was kayaking near the shrimp boats that the dolphins follow and being within 5-10 feet of the 20-some dolphins out in the ocean. We also did a running tour in Beafort to see historical sights in an active way. In addition, we took the short drive to Hunting Island State Park to hike some trails, climb the lighthouse, and visit the beach. All of these activities were enjoyable and are recommended.

We had a wonderful time and thank the Hampton's for helping us have a wonderful vacation!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a wonderful time it sounds like you had on your vacation! Thank you so much for the kind words. We are so glad you stated with us and are welcome anytime :) The Hamptons
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5

An amazing vacation

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from 7 amazing days at the Hampton House property on Harbor Island. The home and location provided just what we were looking for for our group of 8.

4 comfortable bedrooms provided all the space we needed to spread out and the two master suites were perfect for the adults. The combination kitchen/living area was great for meal time, even allowing all of us to sit together at one table to enjoy our meals. And even though we ended up having to stay inside due to a couple days of stormy weather, there were games to play, cards and movies to keep us occupied. The kitchen was well equipped with everything we needed to whip up a meal, and we used the grill provided to cook up some steaks we brought from Iowa to go along with fresh shrimp and scallops that we picked up from a local shop.

Once we could be outdoors we enjoyed all the extras provided, including the kayaks which gave us some practice for a kayak tour we took in Beaufort during the week. In addition the beach toys, boogie boards, umbrellas and beach chairs provided would allow anyone to pack light and still have everything that is needed on the beach. And speaking of the beach, it was nearly private which was amazing compared to some other beach locations we have visited.

The 6 person golf cart worked perfect for quick trips to the pool on the Island, which we visited often as it was vey nice.

As far as the location and Island itself, we felt that it offered some incredible opportunities to view several different kinds of wildlife. We connected with the Turtle team on the island and one morning my daughter was lucky enough to be able to hold a hatchling that had been left behind that the team got to the water. The hermit crabs and blue crabs were fun to watch, and we never tired of watching the dolphins following the shrimp boats each day. We took in Hunting Island which was very close by and really enjoyed the boneyard beach and Lighthouse there. We had some great food at both Marsh Tacky and Johnson Creek Tavern which were literally minutes away.

If you are looking for a place to kick back, relax and enjoy some quiet time with your loved ones with all the comforts of home, this is the place for you. Don't hesitate to stay here if you have the opportunity!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Thank you for such a nice and thorough description. We absolutely love harbor island and the low country of SC. I'm am thrilled that you had a great vacation and please come and stay with us again :) The Hamptons
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5

Fantastic beachfront house!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful views and location . It is like staying at your own private island! House is accommodating and comfortable. My only suggestion: more outside furniture on decks. ( a hammock would be nice) also a big pot for shrimp and crab boil. We are staying again next year we liked it so much!!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. It is like being on your own private island! Those are excellent suggestions and we will definitely work on that as soon as we can get back in the house. We actually had a hammock before the hurricane. The storm took it. I think it ended up in Virginia :) Looking forward to having you next year! The Hamptons
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5

Great house! Quiet peaceful beach. Perfect.

  • 5 of 5

House in near-perfect condition with everything we needed for our adult family's vacation. Kayaks were fun and we used the provided charcoal grill. Fascinated by the close proximity of dolphins!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much We are so glad you love the property. It truly is a special place. You're welcome back anytime. The Hampton's
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Map

Nearest Airport
46 Miles
Savvanh/Hilton Head International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
JC Tavern
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
The Sanctuary
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 21
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Johnson's Creek Tavern
Nearest Beach
Harbor Island
Car: necessary

The 2010 April edition of SOUTHERN LIVING MAGAZINE named Harbor Island the 'Best Secret Beach for Families'! Only 15 minutes from beautiful historic Beaufort South Carolina and just 45 minutes from Hilton Head . A quaint harbor town established in 1711. Eclectic shops and restaurants, golf, deep sea fishing, horseback riding, or just relaxing on your very own beach at Harbor Island. A short drive to Charleston and Savannah. Anything and everything you want to do or don't want to do is waiting for you at 'THE HAMPTON HOUSE', with it's private boardwalk right on the beach of Harbor Island in the beautiful Low Country of South Carolina. 'Our house is your house'.....the Hampton's.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Call owner with any questions. By accepting the reservation you release the owners from any injuries and or accidents you may incur while operating the golf cart or kayaks. You understand that they are USE AT YOUR OWN RISK.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.