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Relaxing Hope Harbour

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage - 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, (sleeps 7)

Once you turn down this oak-canopied lane, you begin to experience true St. Simons living. Walk in the Cottage and your mood will immediately relax and you'll be on 'Island Time'. Hope Harbour can provide all your needs for a fun-filled, relaxing vacation at the beach. Unpack and GO! Be sure to click on more details and you can reach out to me. The Cottage is located in the much sought-after south end of the Island and is just a 10-min walk from the ocean/beach - you can walk or bike there or choose to do the Village and Pier instead. The Cottage is lovingly decorated with antiques from around the world, has vaulted ceilings, fans in every room and authentic linoleum tiled floors throughout. Relax in the sunroom, read in the screened-in front porch or kick back on the deck. The deck has plenty of seating, tables for dining, and is located in a private fenced backyard. The deck is low to the ground and does have ramps for wheel chair accessibility. Bicycles and beach chairs are available for your use, as well as beach umbrellas and a beach cart. Just bring your beach towel and you're all set. Charcoal and gas grills on the deck.

Hope Harbour Cottage is a single level Cottage and is suitable for an active family, seniors wanting the quiet and ease of a retreat or love birds needing a private hideaway. Fido will love the backyard! Contact Nancy Berlin, owner at 770-454-9730 or ssiabednego at yahoo dot com, for reservation confirmation. You'll love Hope Harbour as much as I do.

More Details

Owner
Nancy Berlin
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 December, 2017

About Nancy Berlin

I have been coming to St. Simons for almost 20 years now and knew I would want to one day, retire on the Island. There is a small town feel to SSI that is unsurpassed and after living in the hard-charging corporate world the majority of my life, collecting sea shells on the beach was pretty attractive. I love the history of the Island and the myriad of stories you will hear from the 'old timers'. I love being able to bike just about everywhere and the friendliness of the Island people. SSI felt like home to me and I keep coming back year-after-year. Contact owner at ssiabednego (at) yahoo (dot) com to confirm reservations.

Nancy Berlin purchased this cottage in 2012

Why Nancy Berlin chose Saint Simons Island

When I walked into Abednego Cottage in 2012 (now called Hope Harbour Cottage as of 8/1/13), it 'spoke' to me. I knew that this Cottage would, one day, be my home. The backyard is unsurpassed. The deck is huge and has plenty of room for separate areas. I wanted to share Hope Harbour's serenity with you. I hope you will treat it as you would your own home.

What makes this cottage unique

The shaded backyard and huge deck is, by far, my favourite place. There is absolutely nothing more important than spending a little 'Island Time' on the deck and watching a sunrise or sunset. You'll love the flow of the Cottage - very easy living.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The cutest cottage ever! Nicely furnished, comfortable furniture and beds. The walk in closet in master bedroom was wonderful. Loved the sunroom and large back deck with very private yard. Nancy was great to work with throughout the booking process and stay.
Dec 2012
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Saint Simons Island in Glynn County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Large walk-in closet, private bathroom, TV in room.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , large closet, TV/VHS/DVD
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , 2 Bunks, Single trundle pullout, Add'l single mattress
  • 3rd bedroom has bunkbeds, Single trundle pullout, and additional single mattress avail. Sunroom has a convert-a-couch (double bed).
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Multiple activities in area- including snorkeling/diving, cycling, water skiing, fishing, kayaking, swimming, golf, tennis, windsurfing, racquetball, surfing, hiking, basketball, sailing, jet skiing, hunting, live theatre, antiquing, shelling, theme parks, museums, cinemas sight seeing, wildlife viewing, shopping, horseshoes, horseback riding, boating, etc.

Reviews

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Relaxing Hope Harbour
average rating of 4.8974357 based on 42 reviews
Tampa, FL
4

The best place for you and your pet to stay.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay and found Hope Harbor to be a place to relax and still have our dog with us. After all the fenced back yard was like she had her own dog park, she does not have a fenced yard at home. More than once did we find her relaxing on the deck. We enjoyed the deck as well, sitting and just enjoying the day. The carport is a nice feature to keep the leaves off our vehicle and when it rained one morning it was nice to slip into our vehicle without getting soaked. The kitchen was well stocked and we had a great area to warm up left overs, because you want to check out as many local restaurants as possible. If you like to cook you would have had all you need to make what ever you could dream up. The village was conveniently located and the shops were dog friendly and plenty of outdoor dining. We highly recommend a stay at Hope Harbor as a place to relax and recharge.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

What a beautiful cottage! Clean and cozy! Amazing !

  • 5 of 5

We couldn’t have asked for a more relaxing weekend. The cottage is central to everything. Cozy and clean. Comfy and spacious. The porches are amazing. I walked in and said” I could live here forever”. I will stay here every time I come to St. Simons! The owner is great, helpful and generous.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Atlanta, Georgia
5

A perfect place to stay for a great vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Hope Harbour was a perfect place to stay for our St. Simon’s vacation! Nancy made it very welcoming and had everything we needed to truly make it our “home away from home” while visiting the island. The location of the cottage was just perfect, a nice neighborhood close to everything. The cottage itself, from the bedrooms to the living area to the screened-in porches, was very comfortable and helped us relax from the moment we first walked in. The very large deck and nice fenced in yard became a favorite for morning coffee outside with the dogs. We look forward to staying there again!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

As soon as we walked through the door all the stress melted away. The house smelled amazing and was cool and comfortable. The deck is my favorite place! Beds were great and everything you could ever need for a beach trip was there. SO thankful for a weekend at the beach!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Vacation getaway

  • 4 of 5

We were very pleased with Hope Harbour. It is a great cottage and the amenities were very good.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We love our Georgia Haven

  • 5 of 5

Once again we spent a month in Georgia. We walked to the beach, village and all around the neighborhood. Every year we discover new places. This year was shrimp in Darrien, library book sale in Brunswick, and the tree carvings around the island. Then back to our wonderful home away from home. Nancy is a great host! We will return next year!

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. You are great guests - I always love having you stay at the cottage and you are definitely already reserved for next year!
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Location

Car: not necessary

St. Simons Historical Lighthouse tours, Mallory Street (ice cream shops, art galleries, bait shack). Very eclectic funky Village is a favorite. Walk to beach, playground & skateboard park; beautiful community pool and mini golf oceanside; historical churches & award-wining restaurants. Beautiful shops and bargain seekers delight...antiquing that will take your breath away. Check Chamber of Commerce website to see latest events - always something going on on SSI. Excursions: Sapelo Island (experience the old Gullah community of Hog Hammock), Jekll Island's Millionaire's Row, Little St. Simons Nature preserve, Cumberland Island's wild horses...much, much more. Historical Savannah is one hour away - JAX, Fla. one hour other way. So many sites close to SSI - take day trips and come back to Hope Harbour Cottage to relax and savor your adventures.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Saint Simons Island, Georgia

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Fall 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£410
for 3 nights
From
£112
£820
 
 
Winter 2018
1 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
3 night minimum stay
£399
for 3 nights
From
£108
£783
£1,790
 
 
Spring 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£444
for 3 nights
From
£123
£932
 
 
Summer 2018
1 May 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£488
for 3 nights
From
£138
£1,007
 
 
July 4th Week 2018
30 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,081
 
 
Fall 2018
1 Oct 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£421
for 3 nights
From
£116
£858
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £74.57
Cleaning-less than 1 wk. £74.57

NOTE: ALL RATES MUST BE CONFIRMED BY OWNER VIA EMAIL. QUOTED RATES MAY/MAY NOT CHANGE.
Additional $100.00 cleaning fee applied for stays less than one week.
Week long stays in July.
Pet fee per stay will be applied - $100.00. More than one pet, contact owner
Contact owner if planning to pay via credit card - additional processing fee will apply.
Full week stays encouraged in June/July.
Monthly Rates for January, February and March only.
Cottage has accessible bathroom.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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