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Deep Water Home With Dock. Sleeps 10+. Minutes to Parris Island and Beaches

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Beaufort - Low Country Deep Water Home

Very Nice Home With Fantastic Views. Deep Water Dock and Close to Parris Island

Enjoy the fantastic views from this comfortable home on McCalley's Creek. Catch shrimp, fish, and crabs from the dock or simply sit and watch the porpoises swim by. The 10x20 floating dock can accommodate most any size boat and the community boat landing is just a minute away. Bring your boat, waverunners, or kayaks and enjoy!

The house is close to Beaufort and Parris Island and it's an easy drive to the beach. All the furniture is new as of May 2015 and the house has a very relaxed feel. The house sleeps 10+ with four bedrooms Two bedrooms are on the main level (both with queen beds) and two bedrooms are upstairs (one with queen beds and a daybed and another with two twins and a daybed), There are three bathrooms as well as a fourth bathroom under the house.

NOTE: Linens ARE provided (sheets, towels, etc.) as are paper towels, toilet paper, dishwashing detergent, etc.

The screened in back porch is very comfortable and has a ceiling fan to provide a breeze as you unwind at the end of the day. The front porch has four rocking chairs if you prefer relax that way.

The house has cable tv (with Showtime) and Wi-Fi internet service. Of course, you probably won't use much of either with all the entertainment options that Beaufort provides.

The house is an easy drive to Parris Island for graduation. In fact, my youngest son graduated from PI in December 2012 and is currently stationed in Okinawa! So, yes, I am very pro-military.

No Smoking in the house, please

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
William Howerton
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 December, 2016
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About William Howerton

I grew up in Beaufort (working on a shrimp boat..believe it or not), graduated from high school here and graduated from the University of South Carolina. I've lived in England and many states in the US. However, I am happiest in the Beaufort and call the Low Country home. Even though I travel much of the time for work, I bought this house so my two boys could experience growing up on the water. I think all kids should have the experience of building castles on a sand bar, catching blue crabs on a string, and swimming in a saltwater creek.

William Howerton purchased this house in 2005

Why William Howerton chose Beaufort area

My best friend in high school (and still one of my best friends to this day) grew up in the house next to this house. In fact, I helped his family build their house! So, when this house became available in 2005 it was an easy decision to buy it. I spent many hours in the saltwater creek and buying this house was like "coming home". This has always been a kid friendly neighborhood and is a great place for people of all ages.

What makes this house unique

Being on deep water has all the advantages you would. Shrimp, fish and crabs are easily available to catch. You can sit under the covered dock and just watch the tide roll away as you relax in the to the sounds of wildlife. In the morning you can drink coffee on the covered porch and watch the sunrise. The colors of the sunrise in Beaufort are truly beautiful. I could write about the serenity of being on the water all day. However, it is something that has to be experienced to be understood.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(19 traveller reviews)

Deep Water Home With Dock. Sleeps 10+. Minutes to Parris Island and Beaches
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 19 reviews
5

Fall Fishing Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Three retired couples that enjoyed the stay at your VRBO home. House is very well equipped and very clean. The deep water dock was a plus for the fishermen. Bill, thanks again for the use of your facilities and your excellent customer service.

Tom L.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you and your party caught so many fish! Hopefully, you left some for me this fall :-). Take care!
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5

Amazingly beautiful!!!

  • 5 of 5

Very clean home with breathtaking views from the pier!! Plenty of space for my family to sit, relax and enjoy each other'S company!! We are already planning another trip back!!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again!
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5

Wonderful our son became a Marine! !!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was fabulous. Mr. Howertons home is a paradise . Gorgeous views of the water .The dock is wonderful. It has a light for at night and during the day the fan is really great keeping you cool . The sound of a fan lulls me to sleep , which I did in a comfy chair after family day on Parris Island . We needed this perfect home to stay at while we went to our sons graduation from MCRD . He is a Marine and we could not be more proud.!!!The srceened back porch also with a fan was a fun place for a game of Yatzee with our 3 all grown children and my son's fiance and my son in law too. Inside the home is decorated in a beach seaside design. The colors are all soothing to the mind and the eye . The kitchen is not all new , but neither is mine , but like mine it's perfectly clean and everything works .All the beds were very comfortable and the sheets were nice and soft . We didn't sleep to much because we were there for the 3 day scheduled graduation events from Parris Island, but the sleep we all got was solid heaven . 3 bathrooms :-) perfect for 7 people. No waiting for anything . . Nice flat screen TV in the huge living room . We never sat out on the front porch only because there wasn't enough time. Lawn perfectly mowed . Washer and dryer work great . I can't say enough about this house . I would love to go back there for a full vacation aND really get to enjoy it !!!! What a fantastic time for my family. Semper Fidelis

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I know you are very proud of your son! Congratulations to your family! I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again. Thank you for taking such good care of my home.
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5

Very lovely and clean home! Perfect for our stay for our son's Marine graduation!

  • 5 of 5

The home was perfect for our stay. It was very clean and beautifully furnished. It was so nice to relax on the dock after a busy day at Parris Island. The drive to the base was easy and plenty of stores/restaurants nearby. Our little ones had plenty of room to run out back. The owner Bill was friendly and responsive and also the parent of a Marine!!! Semper Fi!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Congratulations to your new Marine! I am happy you enjoyed your stay. Sitting on the dock and watching the porpoises, birds and other creatures go by is one of the best stress relievers In the world! Take care.
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5

We will be returning to this home!

  • 5 of 5

This house is really a hidden gem. A beautiful home very close to the water. We return to the area each year on family vacation and have found the home for our future stays. Spacious rooms with plenty of sleeping room. Covered parking makes it nice as summer rains come in as well as the screened in porch. Don't pass this home up!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you enjoyed your stay. Being on the water with a private dock to enjoy certainly makes for a great Lowcountry vacation! I'm seeing more and more repeat guests as people discover just how nice it is to stay by the water. Hope to see you again next year.
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5

The property was excellent. We were comfortable and all was neat and clean in the house!

  • 5 of 5

The accommodations were just what we needed for our short stay in Beaufort. Our son was graduating from Marine Boot Camp and we needed a place large enough for our family. This property was perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am happy you enjoyed your stay. Congratulations to your new Marine!
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Savannah
Nearest Train
19 Miles
Yemassee (Amtrak)
Nearest Beach
28 Miles
Hunting Island
Car: necessary

16 miles to Parris Island!

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Beaufort, Beaufort area

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£856
for 3 nights
From
£245
£1,551
£2,574
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £119
Refundable Damage Deposit £238
Tax Rate 3.0%

Rates subject to change.

No Smoking in the house

Check out in the early afternoon

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Beaufort in South Carolina

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2254 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , On Hallway on main level
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Master Bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Upstairs
    Bathroom 4 - Bath with Shower , Under house bathroom
  • two bathrooms on main level, one upstairs. There is also a full bathroom under the house where the laundry room is located.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Main level
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Upstairs bedroom with daybed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Upstairs bedroom with daybed
  • Four bedrooms (two on main level, two on top floor). You can sleep plenty more on the floors if you have air mattresses
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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