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Direct Oceanfront. Fabulous Views, Quiet, Unspoiled Beach WiFi & HD Cable inc.

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 700 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Direct Ocean View - Awesome Beach Condo

*****PLEASE NOTE: Construction is still happening on the Island after Hurricane Matthew. Please be aware of this when booking (roofing, beach walks, etc. being addressed)

Beach House Villas are located in a peaceful, gated community on Harbor Island which is between Charleston, SC and Savannah, GA and just 14 miles from Beaufort, SC. If you're coming to town for Marine Graduation, we are only 23 miles (about 35 minutes) from Paris Island.

This is truly a historic area with Charleston, Beaufort or Savannah making fabulous day trip destinations. On Harbor Island, the three outdoor pools, tennis courts, a putting green, and three miles of pure, untamed, sandy white beach create a private vacation destination unlike any other. Stroll along the beach and marshes and discover the abundant island wildlife, including terns, pelicans, egrets, herons, and horseshoe crabs, or sit on the sandy dunes bask in the sun while the dolphins play.

Dine at wonderful nearby restaurants that specialize in local fresh cuisine or prepare your own from fresh local seafood markets in your fully equipped kitchen.

The natural beauty of Harbor Island and the geographic location creates a setting and vacation retreat experience worth repeating.

More Details

Owner
Jenn
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
28 June, 2017

About Jenn

Jen and I love visiting Harbor Island with our two teen aged sons Quinn and Aidan. There is something here for everyone to enjoy.

Jenn purchased this condo in 2015

Why Jenn chose Beaufort area

We fell in love the with the area and Harbor Island in particular. Our first walk on the beach was amazing...the beach is unspoiled, the sand is white, the birds and wildlife you encounter are breathtaking. As we made our way back to the beach boardwalk we spotted dolphins playing in the the water off the beach. The condo is very homey, it is a great size for our family of 4, having a bath and a 1/2 is great, too. Also, you can view 1 of the *3 pools from the balcony, which I think is a nice perk. This property and its location offers a truly relaxing beach experience. *please note: The pools close between November 1st and April 1st.

What makes this condo unique

The condo's front row location is one of the best in the complex. You'll enjoy direct oceanfront views. Don't like bugs, well you're in luck, our porch is screened so you can sit out in peace. The condo is centrally located so day trips to Savannah, Charleston and Beaufort are all just a short drive away. There are 3 pools to enjoy, tennis courts, basketball court (the boys love that), sand volley ball court, work out room. bicycle rentals and small gift shop on the premises - all of which, as our guest, you'll have access to.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We're back home after a wonderful time in your condo. Thank you so much for allowing us to spend time there. The condo was well equipped, beautifully decorated and clean.

The screened porch was indeed used for coffee and tea in the morning, but was also used for a glass of wine or two in the evening. We loved the view. We would definitely come back. I enjoyed the condo as a base to show my friends around my childhood home, thank you for that opportunity. And our golden retriever was in heaven!
Nov 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Saint Helena Island in Beaufort County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Master bathroom with shower attached to bedroom. This bathroom is also accessible from the 1/2 bath in the entry hall.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Comfy queen bed in spacious private bedroom. There is also an attached master bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Harbor Island is part of the 350,000-acre ACE Basin this is one of the largest undeveloped estuaries along the Atlantic Coast of the United States. Located primarily in Colleton and Beaufort counties in South Carolina, the Ashepoo, Combahee and South Edisto rivers combine into the larger St. Helena Sound and drain a significant portion of the Lowcountry region. The 350,000 acrea area is renowned for its extensive natural beauty and commitment to preserve marshes, wetlands, hardwood forests, and riverine systems and the various fauna that occupy the area.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(24 traveller reviews)

Direct Oceanfront. Fabulous Views, Quiet, Unspoiled Beach WiFi & HD Cable inc.
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 25 reviews
Hephzibah, Ga
5

Perfect and beautiful location.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful visit. Condo was great loved the screened porch. Had everything we needed. The elevator was a plus with our pets. Everyone we came in contact with was nice. I highly recommend this condo. Jenn was awesome to work with. The only down side was we only scheduled 1 week and not 2. Did not want to leave.

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to Harbor Island and our condo. Times does always seem to fly by at the beach! I am glad to here you met some nice folks and thank you so much for recommending our place. We'd love for you to come back soon and spend two weeks : ) Thank you so much for taking time to write this; we sincerely appreciate it! Jen
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Dickson, Tennessee
5

Great vacation destination!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a week stay here. The condo was perfect for my husband and I and our two small dogs. It had everything we needed and I loved the decor. I loved exploring the beach and watching it change daily. My dogs grew to expect their walks every morning and evening. This was our first visit to SC. We learned a lot about the history and culture from different locals in the shops along the island as well as in Beaufort. Beaufort is a lovely town, I would like to have spent more time there. We made a trip to Charleston and ate at Fleet Landing. The shrimp and grits there are awesome. We also spent a day at Huntington Island, a true paradise. Also I recommend the Carolina Cider Company, best smoothies and coffee and lots of goodies to take home.

I highly recommend this condo. Jen and David are easy to work with and very informative. You can tell they love the area and want to share it. Thank you for sharing it with us.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Simple and accomodating

  • 5 of 5

We had an incredible time at harbor! The condo had all of the essentials and had a beautiful view of the ocean. The condo accommodated myself, my fiance, and my mom comfortably as well as our 2 dogs!! Jenn and David had excellent communication from the beginning when I booked this place. My fiance and I were able to get married on the beach thanks to Jenn' s help researching officiants and cost for marriage license and court house location! She also suggested we go to Sweetgrass for dinner to celebrate and it was amazing!!!! ( pricey but good.) It was terrific.

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

ABSOLUTELY WONDERFUL!

  • 5 of 5

Cedar Reef Villas is a beautiful complex with lovely amenities. The condo was prettily decorated and very comfortable. The bed was soft but firm, the kitchen fully stocked, and the views stunning. We didn't want to leave!

  • Review Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

beautiful loation

  • 5 of 5

Jen's condo is just steps from the beach and fewer steps to the pool. The condo has all the conveniences you need. Jen is a gracious & helpful host. My family enjoyed walking the beach & through the Harbor Island community. The pool was crystsl clear & a treat after a tough day of oceanside reading. Excellent value at a great location.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay on Harbor Island and that you were happy with the condo! Thanks for your kind words, we love sharing the charm of the low country and Harbor with folks who appreciate the serenity and beauty (not at all a bad spot to relax and read a book)! We hope you have a chance to return to Harbor real soon! Jen
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5

Ideal location

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Easy walk to the beach and to the marshes. The space is nicely decorated and well thought out.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your time on Harbor. I only wish that the weather had been nicer for your stay! So pleased that you were happy with the condo and the location. We hope you return to enjoy beautiful Harbor Island again soon . David and I very much appreciate your review!!
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Hilton Head Island
Dockside
Nearest Airport
63 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head Airport International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Johnson's Creek Tavern
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Johnson Creek Tavern and The Shrimp Shack
Car: necessary

Your water front Condo on Harbor Island, SC, located between Charleston, South Carolina and Savannah, GA, just 12 miles from Beaufort, SC. Walk to our private 2.5 mile white sandy beach or swim in one of 3 swimming pools located on our gated protected island. Enjoy porpoise, sea turtles, gulls, herons, pelicans and other wildlife that inhabit the 350,000-acre ACE Basin National Estuary of which Harbor Island is a part of. Dine at wonderful nearby restaurants that specialize in local fresh cuisine or prepare your own from fresh local seafood markets in your fully equipped kitchen. A truly historic area with Savannah and Charleston making great day trip destinations.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Saint Helena Island, South Carolina

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
 
Summer
27 May 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£891
for 7 nights
£891
 
 
Nightly Rate
12 Aug 2017 - 19 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£890
for 7 nights
From
£112
 
 
Summer
20 Aug 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£891
for 7 nights
£891
 
 
Fall
1 Oct 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£336
for 2 nights
From
£114
From
£123
Fri,Sat
£796
£1,839
 
 
Winter
1 Dec 2017 - 28 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£326
for 2 nights
From
£109
From
£121
Fri,Sat
£770
£1,407
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£193
for 1 night
From
£85
£640
£1,147
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £69.57
Car Pass £53.73
Refundable Damage Deposit £77.3
Cleaning Fee £54.11
Tax Rate 12.0%

PLEASE NOTE: The Island is still under construction after Hurricane Matthew - roofs, landscaping, ocean walks, landscaping etc. Please be aware of this when booking.
High Season - June and July we accept only weekly bookings (Saturday to Saturday).

*Car passes are charged as follows:

1 night: $11.55
2 nights: $23.10
3 nights: $34.65
4 nights: $46.20
5 nights: $57.75
6-7 nights: $69.30
8-14 nights: $70
15-21 nights: $73
22-30 nights: $78
31-90 nights: $87
91-364 nights: $105

Seasonal dates/rates subject to change without notice.
Pet Fee: $15 per night, maximum of $90.00 per stay. Well behaved cats or dogs (maximum of 2) welcome. Please discuss pet policy with us prior to booking. Ours is a PET FRIENDLY BEACH - please pick up after Fido so we can all keep bringing our doggies with us! Thorough inspection and cleaning of condo is done upon departure, to remove any trace of pets.

Taxes and Fees add 12% We accept checks, PayPal, Homeaway Pay Now. 50% due to reserve, the remainder due 30 days before arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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