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Tranquil Villa & Private Retreat! Walk to Beach and Village!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Peaceful and beautiful villa set within a walled garden, minutes to the sea.

Kismet is a luxurious two bedroom villa, a few blocks from the beach and the village. Ideally suited for two couples, there are two separate master bedroom suites, one in the main house and one in the guest house. The main house suite has a bay window with stained glass, queen-sized bed, separate dressing area and a marble-tiled bath with a steam shower. The guest house has high ceilings, a king- sized bed, plantation shutters, sitting area, walk-in closet and marble-tiled bath with a tub. Each bedroom has its own flat screen television. The main house is anchored by a great room with 10 foot ceilings, walls of windows and a tabby fireplace; the great room connects to a cozy sitting room with a marble fireplace and large flat screen tv, opening to the kitchen. A true chef's kitchen, it has top of the line Thermador appliances, a large island seating six, bar sink and breakfast area, and loads of windows. French doors lead out to the deck, al fresco dining area and professionally landscaped garden. The whole property is enclosed and landscaped for seclusion. For those coming back from the beach or who enjoy showering under the sky, the garden area includes an enclosed rainhead shower with hot water.

Inside and out, the house is decorated with a fun mix of contemporary furniture, vintage finds, antiques and mementos from the owners' travels and nautical adventures. There are hardwood floors throughout. A single-sized daybed in the great room provides extra sleeping for the added guest or an afternoon nap. Linens, beach towels, bicycles and beach chairs are included. WIFI, an integrated security system, and irrigation system keep everything running.

Kismet is located in a quiet, residential neighborhood less than a 10 minute walk to Myrtle Beach, a quiet beach popular with locals and accessible at high tide. Two more beaches, each with plenty of parking, are a mile away. The house is located midway between the village and the King and Prince, making the location ideal for walking and biking to all the shops and restaurants without the hassle of traffic and parking.

Kismet is our retreat from the call of our busy lives. We come to relax, to admire the sea, the marshes and the old oak trees. We hope that we can share with you a little bit of our happy wonder at this beautiful place.

Please email or call with any questions and to inquire about availability.

More Details

Property Manager
Beth Witt
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
20 January, 2018

About Beth Witt

Roland Daniel Properties/SSI Rentals

Beth Witt, Property Manager

124 Follins Lane

St. Simons Island, GA 31522





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

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional ...
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Main House
    Guest Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Guest House. There is also a private outdoor shower next
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Main House
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Guest House
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
This unique cottage provides a lovely get away to St. Simons Island, Georgia. Well suited for couples, honeymooners or business travelers. Come enjoy the comfort of this home along with the beach, shops, historic sites and many fine restaurants.


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(10 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Our daughter works on Little St.Simons and we wanted to be with her for Thanksgiving. Our whole family loved the house.Our 15 yr. old son made the comments"I could live here "House was very clean and had everything we needed.Landscaping absolutely beautiful. Would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

Great Location. Great property.

  • 5 of 5

Loved everything about this property! Very well done.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable Place!

  • 5 of 5

We spent three nights at the house in February. Lovely fit and finish, very clean and well appointed. The separate bedroom, connected by a covered porch, was private yet convenient. Ideal for two couples. The Garden and outside sitting areas were lovely. Does require a short drive (mile or two) to restaurants, but that was no big deal. I didn't see a place in town that looked as nice. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Property for 2-4 Guests

  • 4 of 5

The property is exactly as described. The house is beautiful on the inside and is very well equipped. The kitchen is one anyone would be envious of in their own homes.

Only a couple of suggestions. The master bedroom does not have blinds to cover the upper windows. While privacy is not an issue unwanted light is. From early AM light to street lights it was a annoying. Also the way the house is setup only 2 people can watch TV at a time. There are only 2, very comfortable, chairs in the TV room. So if you are 2 couples visiting it is not conducive to enjoying TV together.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the suggestions. The window shades are on order and should be installed before the holidays. We are glad you enjoyed the house. We hope you come again.
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Private, quiet getaway

  • 5 of 5

We spent the first hour there walking around the property and starting sentences with "Hey, honey, look at THIS!" My wife loved the kitchen and the herb garden. If I had to give constructive criticism, it would be... Add a DVD player in the living room (there is a RedBox nearby) and add a motion sensitive light in the carport so you can see getting in and out of the car in the dark. Until then, if you are visiting, grab the small flashlight plugged into the wall in the hallway when going to/from your car. And bring a DVD player if you want to snuggle and watch a movie. We spent the Labor Day holiday there. On the one hand, I wish we could have shared our experience with friends and family. But on the other hand, we loved escaping the world to our private little retreat!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Sep-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely adorable. Did not want to leave!

  • 5 of 5

This property is amazing! There are so many details as far as decor and furnishings. The kitchen was topnotch, so much so that even though I hate to cook, I did so many evenings because it was more enjoyable than fighting the crowds at the local restaurants. The living areas are inviting and comfortable and the outdoors is so relaxing. The heat unfortunately drove us inside, but I am sure the spring and fall are magnificent here. There were fresh herbs in a planter that I used for meals and even a lime tree right on the deck. Hopefully the owners do not mind that I used a few of those while we were there as well. Since it was just me and my husband, we did not use the guest house, but it was incredibly enticing, especially since that is where the king bed was. If I could make one improvement to this place that would be it. Put a king bed in the main house suite. We had everything we needed to make this a wonderful stay. The thing we enjoyed most was the use of the bikes. We rode them everyday to the village and just to explore the island. We were not big fans of the beaches since we are accustomed to the Gulf coast beaches of Florida, but the pool at Neptune Park was perfect for the extra hot time we were there. We would love to come back during a cooler time of year. We would highly recommend this for Saint Simon Island vacationers!!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Golden Isles Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Half Shell, Echo at King & Prince
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Sea Palms Golf Resort
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Georgia Sea Grill, Half Shell, Echo at King & Prince
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
East Beach
Car: not necessary

There are many fine shops and restaurants near the village and on the south end of the island.


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