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Island Oasis - Your Dream Vacation Right Here

Bedrooms 5
Space 4,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

5 Bedroom/5 Bath Architect Designed Home with Screened Atrium Lanai

This house is perfect for your family or group to enjoy a fantastic time together - great memories are made here!

Opening the front door you walk into the atrium lanai, the outdoor living space that is completely screened in and centered around the pool and spa, with bar, wet bar, 32" flat screen TV, fountain, fireplace and seating area under cover. From here the living room, master suite and guest room are access through banks of French doors.

The living area features a large sectional sofa and a 46" flat screen TV. The living room, dining room and kitchen are open plan with a 20' ceiling in the living room creating an open airy space. All the bedrooms & living room have ceiling fans. A wall of French doors also opens to the deck with grill that overlooks the lagoon - a great place for morning coffee & birdwatching. The kitchen is very spacious with an island (seats 4) and plenty of granite counter space, cookware & dinnerware, icemaker, wine fridge & small appliances including a Cuisinart, blender, juicer, toaster oven, etc. to make cooking together a great pleasure.

On the ground floor is a guest room (32" flat screen TV) with queen bed and French doors the atrium lanai. A bathroom with tub/shower combination adjoins. The master suite (40" flat screen TV) with king bed also has French doors to the atrium lanai and is accessed through a library sitting room. The master suite bath has a double sink, separate toilet, tub and spacious shower with rain glass wall. The third bedroom in the main house is accessed from the spiral staircase in the living room. This bedroom is spacious with a balcony overlooking the pool, two queen beds, 40" flat screen TV, and a private bath with step-in shower. Two other bedrooms are accessed separately from a spiral staircase in the atrium lanai. The upstairs master suite features a kitchenette, washer/dryer, king bed, 40" flat screen TV, queen sleeper sofa, cozy sitting area and spacious master bath with step-in shower & double sink. The other bedroom has a queen & day bed, 32" flat screen TV and bath with step-in shower. The house also has an outside shower. Bicycle rentals are available from several places within 2 - 3 miles and they will deliver to the house.

The house is professionally managed by Resort Rentals of Hilton Head located just 3 miles away. They are available to respond to any issues that arise.

More Details

Property Manager
Barbara Diamond
Member since: 2016
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2018

About Barbara Diamond

After spending many summers vacationing here, we decided to buy the house as a place we could eventually retire to and in the meantime spend time away from the cold & snowy winters in Pennsylvania. We love Hilton Head because of its beauty and serenity, the beach, the sunny days and the opportunities for outdoor life even during the winter. Hilton Head is a family friendly, upscale vacation resort community with loads of things to do for entertainment for adults and children or a serene place to relax.

Barbara Diamond purchased this house in 2008

Why Barbara Diamond chose Sea Pines

From the moment we walked in the front door to the screened in soaring atrium lanai we knew this was the place for us. The architect designed the interior rooms to open out to the pool through banks of French doors from every room on the ground floor. This is the centerpiece of the house and we could see many happy times with our children & grandchildren enjoying this space - which has indeed come true. The pool area has seating under cover so even in the rain you can enjoy being outdoors. There is even a fireplace for chilly evenings around the pool (one in the living room too). The bar with flat screen TV offers viewing from the pool, spa or seating area (We like to sit in the spa with a glass of wine & catch up on the evening news). And, the screening means you can serve meals & sit around in the evening without being annoyed by insects.

What makes this house unique

We love being here because the house offers so much that we enjoy - the natural landscape and wildlife around the lagoon, the light & open space from its distinctive architecture that brings the outside in through the walls of French doors, the ample kitchen that creates happy memories of cooking together, and the bike path just steps away that takes us all over by bike or foot. Walk or bike to restaurants, marinas with all manner of watersports, boutique shopping, the beach & full service beach club, three gold courses all within a mile or two.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Sea Pines in Hilton Head Island

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 15
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • We are in a quiet residential neighborhood so do not permit spring break student groups.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Spacious walk-in shower with rain glass wall, double sink.
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Master Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Double sink
  • FIVE BATHROOMS Master Suite 1: Large walk in shower, separate tub, enclosed toilet, double sink Master Suite 2: Shower, double sink, toilet Guest Bedroom 3: Combination tub/shower, sink, toilet Guest Bedroom 4: Walk-in shower, sink, toilet Guest Bedroom 5: Walk-in shower, sink, toilet
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Upstairs above pool
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Spacious suite, main floor adjoining library & dressing room
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Main floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Spacious suite, 2nd fl., queen sleep sofa, laundry & kitchen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Large Double Bed , Spacious, upstairs & balcony over pool
  • FIVE BEDROOMS Master Suite1: King bed Master Suite 2: King bed, queen sleeper sofa Guest Bedroom 3: Queen bed Guest Bedroom 4: 2 Queen beds Guest Bedroom 5: 1 Queen, 1 twin
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Hilton Head Island and Sea Pines in particular has been developed with great sensitivity to preserving the natural beauty of its distinctive environment so that the built infrastructure is in the background as much as possible. The beauty of its landscapes is ever present with ancient live oaks dripping with Spanish moss, tall palms, towering pines that host many species of birds. It is known for its wide, white fine sandy beaches, great golf & tennis facilities and like many upscale resort areas, fine shopping and dining. The historic cities of Charleston and Savannah are just a short drive (2 hr. & 1 hr.) and quaint Bluffton is just off the island.


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average rating of 4.7 based on 10 reviews
Asheville, NC

Lovely Home

  • 3 of 5

Feel the description of this home is a little deceiving. The loft and guest house areas should note that there are a row of shutters in the loft area which do open allowing additional noise. The guest house area has two separate locked entries which we were not aware of. Thought the two bedrooms connected with the kitchenette area allowing access to each bedroom from inside. We had small children in one bedroom but made it work. Wine cooler and ice maker did not work even after service. AC unit in guest house area did not work last night there when family went to bed. Too late to call for service. Hot tub had broken tiles in the bottom and two family members cut their toes on the sharp edges. Although this is a lovely home it was unsuitable for our family. The owner was great to work with. I would recommend this home to my friends but not those who have small children.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This home has it all

  • 4 of 5

This home is amazing, with plenty of rooms for our large extended family and private pool which we used every day we were on Hilton Head. The slow ice maker was not enough to chill me away from coming back here; everything was great. And Barbara the owner went out of her way to ensure that our check-in at Sea Pines went well, kudos to her!

Jon B.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Simpsonville, SC

Nice place to get away

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for our group. Loved the property and the stay at Hilton Head

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Paul. So glad you enjoyed your stay. It was great having you. Hope you will come back again.
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Great home and location.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home. Well supplied. Managment company responsive. Would go back.

Thank you Barbara Diamond for your attention to details.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect home for our work hard/play harder retreat!

  • 5 of 5

My team and I spent a relaxing and productive week at this beautiful home. The owner and management staff were very accommodating and responsive to our needs! We will definitely have this home at the top of our list for our next retreat!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place for a large group vacation

  • 5 of 5

Lovely home. Great pool area and kitchen. Close to Bike trails. Needs new can opener.

  • Review Submitted: 13-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
8 Miles
Hilton Head Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.2 Miles
Truffles Bistro
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Sea Pines Resort (3 courses)
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
SC Rt. 278
Nearest Restaurant
1.2 Miles
Truffles Bistro
Nearest Beach
0.8 Miles
Sea Pines Beach

An extensive web of bike/walking trails connects you with anywhere you want to go in Sea Pines and also connects with the bike/walking trails that crisscross the island. Walking or biking among the ancient live oaks dripping with Spanish moss is one of the great pleasures of life here. There is always something in bloom throughout the year starting with gorgeous camellias in January. Sea Pines has preserved its natural environment, lush with palm trees, live-oaks and pines.

Sea Pines is known for its wide, beaches of fine white sand. The newly renovated beach club just over a mile from the house has all the amenities to enjoy a day of fun in the sun. The closest beach to the house is just a 5 minute bike ride of less than a mile.

Dining, recreation & shopping areas of Harbour Town and South Beach are within easy walking/biking distance (2 mi. & 2.5 mi.) & provide opportunities for short excursions when the pool and beach aren't calling.

HIlton Head is known for golf with 24 courses and Sea Pines has three - Heron Point, Ocean Course and the world famous Harbour Town Gold Links where the televised Heritage Gold Classic is played annually.

Bike or walk over to beautiful Lawton Stables for horseback riding, or just to watch the horses frolic. For the kids, there is an incredible playground in Harbour Town which features concerts for kids during summer months and a really elaborate miniature gold course.

The award-winning Jazz Corner & restaurant at Wexford Center (4 miles away) is a well-known regional venue for live music nightly. This is a must stop during your stay.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Sea Pines, South Carolina

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Late Summer 2
11 Aug 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer 3
18 Aug 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer 4
25 Aug 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Early Fall
8 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Late Fall
29 Sep 2018 - 16 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
17 Nov 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Resort Rentals of Hilton Head ( is the on-site rental management company that will handle your reservation after it has been confirmed by the owner. They will contact you within 24-48 hrs. to confirm your reservation and handle the payment. Rental policies, including payment, check-in & cancellation policies, are available on their website via tab "Guest Perks & Services" or by phone: 800 845-7017. Quoted prices include cleaning, but do not include 10% tax, car passes ($15/car), and optional pool and/or spa heat (they can be heated separately). There is no charge for heating the spa in the summer.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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