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6 B/R Home with Private Pool, Minutes to Beach, Wi-Fi, Elevator

Bedrooms 6
Separate WC's1
Space 4,902 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

6 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms with Private Pool

The moment you walk into this newly built and furnished 6 bedroom Vanderhorst Plantation home with the prestigious Bufflehead Drive address you know your dream vacation has begun. Comfortable and stylish, this home is ideally suited to make memorable family moments together. It is also a great place to stay during your annual golf trip to Kiawah. The private heated pool and two sundecks are ideal for kicking back after the beach, golf, or tennis. There is an elevator located in the entryway of the home. The 10 minute walk to the beach makes this the ideal spot for your home away from home on Kiawah. Use the outdoor shower after a wonderful beach day to clean off before coming inside and relaxing in your dream home at the beach! Enjoy the beautiful breeze as you relax in the screened in porch reading a novel, playing board games or just kicking back and soaking it all in.The first floor has the main living room with hardwood floors, vaulted ceiling, lots of comfortable seating, large flat screen TV and access to the deck with gas grill and private pool. Off of the living area is the dining area creating an open feel. The gourmet kitchen with all new stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and hardwood floors has everything you will need for preparing your vacation meals.The first of two master suites is also located downstairs with king size bed, TV, private bathroom with separate shower and tub, and access to the deck and pool. Four more bedrooms and an additional living area are located upstairs. The second master suite has a king size bed,TV, private bathroom with separate shower and tub, and access to the screen porch and deck with lagoon views. The third bedroom has a queen size bed with TV and a private bathroom. Another queen bedroom with TV and deck access shares a Jack and Jill bathroom with a bedroom with two twin beds and deck access. The second floor den provides another gathering place for family and friends and has a butler's kitchen equipped with a sink, microwave and wine refrigerator. The spacious sixth bedroom loft is on the third floor. It has a private bathroom with a shower, 2 sets of bunk beds, a full size bed and TV and DVD player. This is the perfect room for children and teenagers! The washer and dryer are new as well and conveniently located in the laundry room off the kitchen. Rates may change prior to booking and INCLUDE fees and taxes. A refundable damage fee of $500 will be added to all reservations. Your damage fee will be returned within 10 days of your departure, as long as no damage occurs during your stay.

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
14 August, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

The amenities were very nice and the pool was heated. Obviously a lot of care goes into maintaining this home. Having rented many over the years on Kiawah, this was by far the best. First time renting outside the resort and the experience was easy and flawless. Finally, the owner was very nice and accommodating.
Nov 2013
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Vanderhorst Plantation in Kiawah Island

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4902 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • waterfront ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 6 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 6 - 1 Double Bed , 2 Single Bed
  • 2 King beds, 2 Queen beds, 4 Twin beds, 1 Double,
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(37 traveller reviews)

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6 B/R Home with Private Pool, Minutes to Beach, Wi-Fi, Elevator
average rating of 4.8378377 based on 38 reviews
Charles Town WV

Great house on a beautiful island!

  • 5 of 5

We had a family reunion this past week and the house didn't disappoint. We rented bikes and the trip to the beach was a short pleasant ride. Bike riding is a must as the island has wonderful trails with amazing scenery. Some of our crew fished close by in the lagoon. The house was big enough so we didn't run into one another (14) and the kitchen accommodated those of us who love to cook. We enjoyed the pool which is conveniently located off the living area so you could keep an eye on children easily. There is a elevator for those who have trouble with the steps. Our granddaughters enjoyed the 3rd floor bunk bed rooms where they could play Wii and hideaway from adults. We were concerned it was a bit warm up there at times but it turned out to be ok. We had a slight problem with the grill which we reported and was immediately fixed. A wonderful week. I would highly recommend this house and the owner Sherri was extremely helpful with any questions we had. Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great house, great location.

  • 4 of 5

We had 6 adults and 5 teenagers for Beach Week. We cooked in and had good times together. It was close to the beach and we came back each day to enjoy the pool.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Visiting Kiawah for a wedding, and did we luck out with this house!!

Great location, ten minute walk from the beach, easy drive to the Ocean Course and everywhere we needed to be.

The house is beautiful, well maintained and very welcoming.

Thank you Sherri for responding so quickly to our requests, you have a beautiful home

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Glenwood MD

Beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay. The home is beautiful, spacious and in a great location. The owner was great to work with and immediately helped us with a few of our questions. They even gave us great weather. 5 stars all the way around!

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This home was absolutely perfect for our four families. With a bunk room for the 6 boys, a room for the 2 girls and nice rooms for the couples, but still plenty of hang out space, we had a great vacation. The house was beautiful and outfitted nicely. The outdoor covered porch and pool was an all day hang out area when we didn't take advantage of the short bike ride to the beach. Add a ping pong table to the basement and we would have never left!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Kiawah Beach House

  • 5 of 5

We had a great experience at this home in mid-March. We shared the home with another family, totaling four adults and six children.

The location was very good in Vanderhorst Plantation. We always prefer Vanderhorst because it is much less crowded than the rest of Kiawah. There are only single-family homes in Vanderhorst (no condos), so the density is very low. Accordingly, the beaches are never crowded. The street this house is on is quiet with no traffic. The home was very private and overlooked a lagoon. The walk to the beach took about 10-12 minutes along a nice pathway. The walk is a just a bit further than it might appear on the map as you have to walk up the street to get to a bridge to cross the lagoon. There was one road crossing to get to the beach. Nonetheless, the walk was very easy and pleasant even for the children.

The house itself was beautiful and much larger than we had anticipated. The finishes are top-notch and the home was very clean. The kitchen is roomy and easily allows one to cook for a crowd. The bedrooms are all very private. Four of the bedrooms have a private bath and two share a Jack and Jill bath. The top-level "bunk room" was a favorite for the kids. There is an elevator providing access from the ground-level garage to the first and second floors of the house.

There is a private pool which we paid to have heated. That worked out great for the kids as the ocean was still quite cold.

Overall we would certainly recommend this home!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
36 Miles
Charleston International Airport


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Vanderhorst Plantation, South Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Late Summer 2017
5 Aug 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
10 Sep 2017 - 18 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
19 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Christmas/New Year
22 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Summer 2018
26 May 2018 - 18 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Damage Deposit £388.6

Rates INCLUDE all taxes. A $400 cleaning fee is added to a 3 night stay ONLY.
The fee to heat the pool is $100 a day or $500 a week. Please let us know a week before your stay if you would like the pool heated.
All Non-Summer holidays require a 5 night minimum stay (Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's and Easter).

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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