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

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 2,254 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

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

Owner
William Howerton
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
20 June, 2017

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.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Beaufort in Beaufort County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2254 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
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
  • 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

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(26 traveller reviews)

Deep Water Home With Dock. Sleeps 10+. Minutes to Parris Island and Beaches
average rating of 4.923077 based on 26 reviews
5

The Perfect Place!

  • 5 of 5

This was my family's first VRBO rental. We loved it! The location was perfect and convenient. The neighborhood was quiet and the views were phenomenal. We didn't get to spend much time at the property, as we were there for my son's graduation from MCRD at Parris Island, and our days started early, ended late, and pretty were full. However, the house/property was neat and clean and offered ample living space for our family of 10.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time! Location was good. Dock was great , great fellowship with family. Overall great time.

  • Review Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm glad you had a great time. Everyone loves the dock!
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5

Idyllic location!

  • 5 of 5

This is a very gorgeous house! Plenty of space for 8 people. Our son was graduating from MCRD Parris Island. Dock was great to fish off of. My husband caught a trout and red fish. Quiet location to relax. Would highly recommend to rent!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the compliments on my house. I like it, too. :-) I am so glad your husband caught some fish! Being able to fish right out your back door makes for a great lifestyle. Congratulations to your new Marine!
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place for our family. 6 adults, 2 children - 11 & 13. Plenty of room for everyone to relax and enjoy the peaceful setting. The deep water dock was great for fishing. Grandchildren had a blast. Easy access to all the places we wanted to visit. The only negative comment - "we had to leave." Highly recommend this home for a low-country stay.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so happy you had a great time! Now that Spring is here the crabbing and fishing will get even better.
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5

The house and location were beautiful.

  • 5 of 5

There was plenty of space for 7 adults and an infant. We were in the area for our sons graduation from Parria Island. It was nice to relax on the dock in the sunshine in the afternoon. Close to lots of great restaurants and downtown/waterfront area.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Congratulations to your new Marine! I'm glad you enjoyed the dock. I hear from everyone how relaxing it is to sit out there in the morning while drinking your coffee and watching the wildlife.
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Spacious house

  • 4 of 5

Great

  • Review Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
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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!

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Beaufort, South Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£860
for 3 nights
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£1,563
£2,597
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £386.51
Cleaning fee £115.95
Tax Rate 7.0%

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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