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Best Access to Beach - Great Location

People7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa

Overview

About the property

Villa, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

Great location on this three and a half mile island, our tennis villa is just across the street from the Beach, Beach Club, Food Court, and swimming pools. A large deck provides a beautiful, serene view of the marsh. Wildlife abounds - herons, egrets, pelicans, and deer have all been spotted from the deck. Centrally located on the island, this townhouse villa is recently painted and redecorated for your comfort. It is fully furnished and linens are provided. We also provide games, cards, and reading materials for your enjoyment.

On the first floor, the master bedroom has a king-size bed with generous closet and drawer space. In addition to a full bath, dining room, and fully-equipped kitchen, there is also a living room that faces the marsh and deck with a sleeper sofa. A TV and VCR are also located in the living room. Our villa has wireless internet for your use. An alcove in the kitchen houses the washer and dryer. A spiral staircase connects the first floor to the second. The upstairs loft bedroom (decorated with lots of fish) has three twin beds. There is also a full bath, large closet, and dresser, as well as an additional TV and VCR. We request No Smoking inside the villa. Our villa is cleaned prior to your arrival and cleaned again after your departure. Our housekeeper takes pride in careful cleaning of our home.

Fripp Island is a great family vacation place if you are interested in finding a clean, quiet, relaxing beach. There are two golf courses on either end of the island. In addition to the fitness center, Olympic-size pool, and adult pool across the street from the villa, there are also two other pools located on the island. Golf carts and bicycles are available for rental at the Marina. Bike paths cover most of the island. There are also summer programs and camps available for children, as well as charter fishing trips and other nature activities for the adults. Fishing is also available on the nearby Hunting Island 'Paradise Pier.' The beach is easily accessible from the tennis villas (across the street and behind the Beach Club). Fripp is a gated community with a security guard at the entrance.

Our unit comes with a club membership which allow you to purchase amenity cards that enable you to have access to all of the amenities on the island. Golfing is also available off the island at Cat Island and other nearby courses.

If you are interested in exploring off of the island, Beaufort is a beautiful historic city with walking and guided tours. We are also close to Hilton Head and historic Charleston.

Give us a try, and you're sure to come back again and again!

Keywords: Townhouse Condo

More Details

Owner
Peggy & Bill Spencer
Member since: 2003
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
8 October, 2017

About Peggy & Bill Spencer

We first experienced Fripp in 1967 when Peggy's family purchased a house on the island. At the time, there were only five homes on the island. While a lot has change on the island, it continues to be a beautiful place that is great for vacations or for year round living.

Peggy & Bill Spencer purchased this villa in 1997

Why Peggy & Bill Spencer chose Fripp Island

We love it being a gated community and have never found a place as beautiful as Fripp. The tennis villas are in a great location and affordable. My wife's family began coming to Fripp in 1967.

What makes this villa unique

Peaceful, easy life style. Our favorite time at the beach is at dusk. Villa overlooks marsh which teems with wildlife and which changes color throughout the day and season depending on the tide and sun. In the summer there are camps and activities for children. The bike paths make biking an easy, safe, fun family activity and our villa comes with two bikes (others are available to rent on the island). Deep sea fishing is available from the marina. Golfers enjoy two different courses, and if you play tennis as we do, there are eight beautifully maintained soft courts, as well as various clinics and lessons with a wonderful pro.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Fripp Island in Beaufort County

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea ...
  • resort
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Master bathroom on main floor.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Second bathroom is located in upstairs loft.
  • Downstairs bathroom is recently renovated. Both bathrooms are bright and decorated in island motif.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master bedroom is on ground floor of the villa.
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed , Second bedroom is located in upstairs loft.
  • King size bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (3)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We request no smoking inside the villa.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(36 traveller reviews)

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Best Access to Beach - Great Location
average rating of 4.6944447 based on 36 reviews
5

Wonderful Week!

  • 5 of 5

Centrally located, cozy, well stocked with a beautiful view. Couldn't have found a better place to spend our time on Frpp.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed our condo! It is bittersweet as we prepare to sell our villa this week, but the new owners plan to continue renting it and will be in touch with you about how to contact them for future rentals.
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4

Clean, attractive unit could not ask for much more.

  • 4 of 5

Great view!

want further info give me a call.

Lee Tomasek 772-631-9040

  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

comvenient location and it felt like home

  • 5 of 5

Convenient location and it felt like home

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful and so Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

Bill and Peggy Thank you so much for making mine and Mark's dreams come true. Our wedding on the point was Beautiful. God's sunset was overwhelming. Our stay in your lovely villa for our honeymoon was the topping of the cake. The beautiful marsh as a back ground for coffee on the deck was spectacular. So much wildlife to see and hear. We will have this memory forever.

Thank you again for working with us and getting it ready early. Best wishes !!

Mark & Kathy Wilson July 22 2017

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable, well stocked, gorgeous view, owners easy to work with!

  • 4 of 5

Loved our stay at the Spencer's tennis villa! It was well equipped for all our needs and we love the location. The furniture, bedding and carpet were dated and showing their wear but this would not deter me from renting this villa again! Great value for the price!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Every year our son and his young family stay on Fripp Island the week of July 4. They have stayed in many different places over the years. My daughter in law said this was the perfect place for them and the best they have ever been in. 1 king bed downstairs and 3 single beds were great.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Savannah, GA

Our villa is conveniently located in the middle of the island, just across from the Beach Club with its restaurant, bar, food court, shops, and swimming pools. Our location allows for convenient bike rides to either end of the island. Beaufort is a historic city well worth exploring, as is Hunting Island State park.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Fripp Island, South Carolina

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £45.4

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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