Barrier Island Retreat - Barbour Island River(2 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
3 Bedroom 2 1/2 Bath Cottage Location On Private Barbour Island
Have you ever dreamed of getting away from the noise and stresses of everyday living? Then escaping to a private barrier island off the coast of Georgia may be your answer! This vacation get-away is not your average vacation rental. It is an unparalleled island paradise! Located off the Atlantic Coast on the Barbour Island River, the island is approximately half way between historic Savannah, Georgia, and the islands of St. Simons and Jeykll, -offering fantastic day trips for site-seeing. This 3500-acre private island has only 10 to 12 homes nestled in a maritime forest of large oaks and palms. There are only a couple of full-time residents on the island, as the others are private retreats, making this the ultimate escape….you may not see a soul unless you choose.
This coastal home is a short 10-minute boat ride from the Barbour Island Marina. The Barbour River empties into Sapelo Sound, which separates the south end of St Catherine's Island from the north end of Blackbeard Island. Transportation is provided by boat to the home and the return trip.
This is a two-story home with a wooded deck entry tucked amid several trees with a large front porch that wraps around to the screened back porch that adjoins the kitchen and allows access to the back area of the home and yard. Enjoy your morning coffee or afternoon beverage as well as view the occasional boater who may travel past. This is a three-bedroom, two and half bath home. The two bedrooms on the main floor have king beds, Dish TV and VCRs in each and attached full baths. The master bedroom bath has tub/shower combo while the other king bedroom’s attached bath has a shower. A spiral staircase gives access to the private upstairs bedroom with a trundle bed (2 twin beds), separate attached half bath and also offers access to a large enclosed deck. A washer/dryer combination is enclosed in the fully equipped kitchen and dining area that seats six. Everything you would need to spend a week or a month is provided. Most staples, paper products, beach chairs, rods and tackle, coolers, bicycles, bug sprays, sunscreen, and much, much more. Anything you may need is there, even a small freezer. Just bring your clothes, toiletries, and any other special foods or beverages you wish. There are no shops, stores, or restaurants on the island. The nearest grocery and beverage center is approximately 18 miles away in the settlement of Eulonia, Georgia..
(runway 150 feet by 2500 feet) or boat in only (one boat trip to and from the island is included in the rates). All other side trips to the mainland are additional with a 24-hour prior notice.
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Member since: 2015
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $100
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Secluded front entry
Private deep water dock
Dining area with seating for 6
King Master Bedroom on main floor
Back Screened porch
Beautiful sunsets from the dock
Barbour Island Marina
One of several ponds located on the island
Private community pool and cabana for island guests only
Enjoy beverages on the front shaded deck entry
Private dock for fishing, crabbing or enjoying the river breeze.
Another living room view
Fully equipped kitchen
TV/DVD in King Master Bedroom
Screened porch view of tree filled backyard
Tidal marsh one of many lovely spots along the island trails
Private airstrip to fly in if you like
Great place for viewing birds and wildlife
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Tuesday, March 21, 2017
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