|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
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Located in downtown Bluffton, the cottage is centrally located a block away from restaurants, shopping, churches, playgrounds, public river access and much more.
The cottage has:
* One bedroom with a open floor plan kitchen and living room
* Hardwood floors in living room through the kitchen and carpet in the bedroom
* The kitchen has a full size, stainless steal glass top range, refrigerator and microwave. No dishwasher
* Relax in the living room that offers a wood burning fireplace
* The bathroom has a tub shower and stackable washer & dryer
* Bedroom has a double bed, dresser and plenty of room for luggage, making yourself at home and storage.
* Flatscreen tvs in living room and bedroom plus unlimited wifi.
* Bath towels, bed sheets, kitchen necessities including a one cup Keurig, full pot coffee pot and dishes
Decorated with local art, warm colors and all the necessities to stay a weekend or a few months.
Sit and relax on the front porch that looks over one of the unique May River creeks.
My name is Marti Smith Golson. I am a 36 + year resident of Bluffton. I grew up in Bluffton with my family and now I am raising my 2 sons with my husband in Bluffton. I privately own the cottage but also own a local real estate company, Martha Crapse Realty, that has been in our family for over 50 years. We specialize in rentals which lead me to converting the cottage to a short term rental. Myself or a family memeber are always close by for assistance during your stay. We take pride in our rental and our town. We hope you'll enjoy your stay at our recently remodeled/updated cottage that my father built in 1980's.
This particular cottage offers old Bluffton comfort with the ability to either walk to local businesses or sites with the option to take a day trip to other area towns or cities.
Uniquely the cottage is just enough space and amenities to either stay a few days or months. Set back off the main drag... Enjoy the front porch to rock & relax or have guests over for dinner.
Everything wen needed. Had a wonderful week. Walked to town every day. Mrs. Golson was a great host
We arrived very early at 6 am on Sunday morning and were able to go right into the house, which was great for us as we left at night from KY. I had ask Marti in a couple of emails back and forth before our arrival and she was always quick to respond and very accommodating. The home was very clean and had a lot of good calm energy inside and out. Abby and I enjoyed drinking a cup of morning coffee on the porch as our daughter (18 mos) walked around us and the yard, knowing she's safe on the dead end road. It felt like home away from home being able to cook and relax without having to get up and go right away.
Yama had never been to the Ocean before so it was perfect being only 20 min away, as we spent time there all of our 4 days in Bluffton. To be able to come "home" after fun times in the sand and sun and give her a bath then let her run around and play like she's used to at home was Great! Momma and I could take turns making dinner and cleaning up while keeping and eye on the little Miss.
Having the park at the end of the road was a nice touch as we were able to take a walk around with Yama in the stroller for a while then let her play and swing at the playground.
For us it was a great opportunity to grow closer as a family, enjoying quality time alone relaxing and creating memories that are priceless. Moments that will carry us through the challenging times along life's journey. To see your child and love light up in the waves of the ocean, to be buried by my girls in the sand, building sand castles for the little one to knock down with such a smile and happiness of accomplishment, and knowing that that joy of the ocean and beach will imprint are her heart are just a few moments this father will carry for a lifetime.
I carry much gratitude to Marti for opening her home to us and allowing us the opportunity to experience moments that are Joy and Happiness beyond words. I'd recommend this place to anyone looking to relax and enjoy a beautiful place in Southeastern South Carolina.
Take Care and Safe Travels,
My husband and I stayed in this perfect cottage for our wedding week last September! Being from Bluffton and no longer living there I couldn't have asked for a better little Bluffton cottage to start our honeymoon. It's walking or golf cart distance to everywhere we wanted to be and backed up to a little wooded creek so you also felt seclusion and privacy. You will spend the majority of your time on the awesome porch (at least we did). Bring your eno hammock if you have one, there are already hooks up! The owner, Marti, was very accommodating the house's decor is so, so cute with local art; making us feel right at home. We will definitely be back!!
My husband and I had a wonderful time in this great little cottage right in the heart of historic downtown Bluffton. You can walk to all sorts of small shops and cute restaurants. Wonderful streets to walk with large moss draped oaks. The interior is very tastefully done and has everything you need for a pleasant visit. I highly recommend it!
Marti, We enjoyed staying at your quaint cottage so much, it is so comfortable, nicely furnished with everything we needed. It was great to be able to walk to Old Bluffton, all the shops and restaurants. I will definitely recommend the cottage to friends and family wanting to visit Bluffton, thanks so much!!
Staying at your house Marti was so nice. Very comfy, cozy, greatly furnished and filled with all household necessities. Also, such a great location in Bluffton, close to our favorite places, and also such a pleasant front porch next to the trees and river. Thank you Marti and your father for a little customer service.
During your stay at the cottage, you might be interested in visiting, dining or utilizing the below local services/businesses that are nearby favorites:
1. Services/activities: Inshore fishing/crabbing/ferry with May River Excursions. Call Capt. Chris Shoemaker (843) 304-2878
Golf cart rental- 3D golf cart 843-815-2203. http://www.threedrentals.com/rentals/
2. Shopping: Eggs n Tricities at 5 Lawton street or Gigi's Boutique on Calhoun street. Both are minutes away from the cottage.
Dining: also nearby is Bluffton BBQ, Capt' Woody's, Squat & Gobble or a variety of places around town are always a treat. If your looking for a fine dining option try Charlie's L'Etoile Verte on Hilton Head. Charlie's is a 30+ year tradition serving fresh fish daily with a southern French flare. Reservations are recommended. Call 843-785-9277.
In addition to the owners above suggestions are wonderful, locally owned businesses such as restaurants, shopping, art galleries & churches.
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My Standard Rate
Changeover Day: Sunday
2 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$300|
Owner to provide rental rules with description of cleaning fee, house rules and payment options. Please email or call for exact quote on pricing for dates requested.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.