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Coasting at 1566

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, 8 Sleeps

This is a custom-built personal home that was built in the late 90’s. It has 3 bedrooms, 2-1/2 baths. Bed space: one king, 2 queens, and one futon, and a couch.

There are 2 sun-decks upstairs, large front porch, screened in back porch with sun deck. Spectacular views from every angle of the house. The beach is a about a 300 foot walk.

There is a washer and dryer, 2 cable TVs and Wi-fi.

There is a fully equipped kitchen with cooking utensils and china.

Sheets and towels are included.

This is the owner’s personal home and will be rented only to family groups (10 people or less). Houseparties, weddings & other large events are not permitted.

The house is pet friendly with enclosed dog pen underneath the house. Pets that are not housebroken will not be tolerated.

More Details

John H. burg
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 January, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Folly Beach in Charleston County

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Family
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Half Bathroom -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The house is adjacent to the “Washout”, which is a premier surfing spot on the southeastern coast. The house is located about ½ mile from the county park at the North end of Folly Beach. This wildlife habitat is bounded by a long expanse of undeveloped beach that wraps around the end of the Island. It is freely accessible to visitors. It is a beautiful and pristine area.


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Coasting at 1566
average rating of 4.878049 based on 41 reviews

The *Perfect* Beach House in Folly Beach

  • 5 of 5

There are some things you really want in a beach house: comfortable, open spaces. Beautiful views. Privacy. Proximity to the beach. A well-equipped kitchen. Plenty of parking. A pleasant owner with good communication. This house has all of that and more.

The pictures on the listing set our expectations for a nice home, but once we walked in we were like "WOW." You immediately see the beach view and the large front porch with hammock and lots of comfortable chairs. Then you look out the back windows and see an incredible marsh view, which offers a different sunset every evening and lots of nature throughout the day.

As you walk around the house, open floor plan, high ceilings and tons of natural light make it feel very bright and airy. There are four separate and very private outdoor spaces & decks for those that need to get away for a little while, enjoy the sun, or take a nap.

The outdoor shower and hoses make it easy to wash the sand off, and speaking of sand, there is beach access RIGHT across the street! It's so convenient to walk just a few steps and park yourself in the sand. Forget something back at the house? Just walk back and get it. With a 5 year old and all our beach equipment, it was so nice to have the beach SO close. As an added bonus, this is a very quiet part of the beach and at times we felt like we had the whole beach to ourselves!

We cooked many meals in the kitchen, which was stocked with staple items and lots of pans/dishes. Plenty of counter space, good sized fridge, and ice maker that cranked out lots of ice. Lots of recycle bins and a huge trash can outdoors.

Finding a pet friendly home that is still a really nice place can be quite a challenge, but this home was the perfect resting spot for our 12 year old lab.

If you are thinking about renting this home, I would highly recommend it. Our family spent a fun week there and made lots of memories.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: There's not much left to say. The reviewer really enjoyed staying at Coasting at 1566. It's a great place.
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Really nice place to stay

  • 5 of 5

The house was really nice and has beautiful views. The beach is just across the street and is pristine. The accommodations inside the house were excellent with everything you would need there. The owner was pleasant and wanted to make sure we had everything while staying there. Would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is much more than just a rental house. I built it in 1996, and it was my permanent home for years. I'm sure that anyone that vacations at my house, will like it just as much as all of my other guests.
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Great house with dual ocean/marsh views.

  • 4 of 5

Weather not great but still a beautiful setting. Suggest you improve lighting in living room.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad my guests like my house. As far as the lighting in the living room is concerned, there are 3 lamps, and two canned lights in the ceiling over the fireplace. I have never had a complaint concerning the lighting, in fact, I've never had many complaints at all. Everyone seems to like the house very much. To my last guest, I'm sorry that the lighting was not adequate. I will see about putting a few more cans in the ceiling.
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A vacation to be remembered

  • 5 of 5

It was a wonderful experience staying at this lovely house. The house is open with views from every room, and every angle. There are two upper sundecks, one facing the ocean, and one facing the marsh. The screened in back porch is a delight, with a dining table, and a sundeck off of it. There is an open front porch that spans the whole front of the house. The walls are adorned with original art work, and photographs.

We all had a marvelous time, and will be returning to this lovely place.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is a wonderful house. All of my guests love their vacations there. If you've never stayed at "Coasting at 1566", you should give it a try. You won't be sorry.
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  • 5 of 5

Beautiful views of the ocean and marsh. Everything t5hat you would want in a beach house. It's more of a home than a rental house.

We thoroughly enjoyed it.


  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Everybody loves my house. It's a wonderful place to relax, and enjoy the ocean breeze, the views of the ocean, and marsh................the interior is strewn with original art work, to enjoy during a rainy day. Come and stay sometime. We'll be glad to have you. Jack
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Great Beach house on Folly Beach!

  • 5 of 5

House was as -advertised with a great open floor layout. There are two bedrooms on the first floor, perfect for older adults and children. Both bedrooms have water views, which is very nice.

The house is also pet-friendly, which was perfect for us , as we do not kennel our golden doodle.

The location was great, a 2nd row home directly across from the beach access. Folly Beach has been ranked as one of the top 30 beaches in the US.

The owner supplies linens, towels and kitchen equipment for the tenant's use during your stay.

A nice well furnished front porch to take in all of the ocean views and a nice rear deck to view the marsh.

The master suite is soacious and private with decks on both sides which provide excellent garage points.

It was a nice restful stay and we look forward to staying again at "Coasting at 1566".

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: All of my guests love my house. I custom built this house for myself in 1996. I lived there for about 15 years, until I started renting it. It is more of a home than a rental house. It has all of my personal art work, and some vintage furniture that has been in my family for years. I would encourage anyone to come and stay at "Coasting at 1566".
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Swimming, boating, sailing, fishing, crabbing, kayaking, parasailing, surfing, windsurfing, parasurfing, bicycling, jet skiing, and all of the other activities that go along with a great vacation at the beach.

Historic Charleston is only 12 miles away, and offers sophisticated shopping, art galleries, museums, exciting night life and fine dining. The Aquarium, Maritime Center, The Market, Patriots Point, Middleton Plantation, Boone Hall Plantation, and the colossal Arthur Ravenel suspension bridge are just a few of the points of interest in this fabulous city.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Folly Beach, South Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
1 Mar 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
1 May 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Nov 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £721.9
Cleaning fee £144.38
Pet Fee £72.19

Weekly Rate: $2500 - $2500

The rate is $2,500.00 per week from June 1st---August 31st. The rest of the year is rented at less expensive rates.
There is a $200.00 housekeeping charge, and a $100.00 per pet charge (if applicable). A $1,000.00 deposit will reserve a week. The house is rented by the week, from Sunday to Sunday.
The house rents on a first come, first served basis, and the reservation will not be booked until the deposit check is received. Air fare and travel arrangements should not be made until the customer has a confirmed reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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