OCEANFRONT, OCEAN VIEWS, GORGEOUS 2BR, WI-FI!! ENJOY!!

Shawn and Jeanette Lawson

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Shawn and Jeanette Lawson

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OCEANFRONT, OCEAN VIEWS, GORGEOUS 2BR, WI-FI!! ENJOY!!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Overview

Kiawah Island Villa Rental Photos and Description

Villa, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Our 'Sandpiper at Shipwatch' villa is the most wonderful place to spend your summer vacation this year! Bring the kids and the grandparents - there is plenty of room for up to 6 people to sleep (1 king and 2 queen beds).

The 'Sandpiper' is oceanfront on Kiawah's West Beach and only 19 miles from historic downtown Charleston. It is just steps away from the Atlantic Ocean (fall asleep with the sound of the surf), and within a short walking distance to golf, tennis, shopping and restaurants.

Our second floor Shipwatch villa offers a wonderful view of the Atlantic Ocean from the living room and both bedrooms. Step out onto either of the oceanfront decks and enjoy the fresh sea air breezes. Enjoy sitting on the deck in one of our four counter-height teak chairs sipping a frozen drink and watching the ocean.

Completely renovated and professionally decorated with heavy custom puddling drapery (southern charm), designer furniture and colors, hardwood floors and granite countertops throughout. Bring along your laptop and connect to our wireless internet.

The bedrooms each have balconies overlooking palmetto trees and the ocean beyond. Each bedroom also has its own 26' flat panel TV/DVD combo and private bathroom (with granite countertops).

The master bedroom offers a king-size bed complete with a heavenly pillow-top mattress, down-alternative pillows and duvet. Be sure to see photos of this room - the colors are so soothing and relaxing.

The second bedroom has two queen-size beds each with a incredibly comfortable pillow-top mattresses, down-alternative pillows and duvets. Lay in bed and watch the ocean.

The 'Sandpiper' is fully furnished with utensils, pots & pans, new appliances, IPod dock, CD player (with CD's) and a TV and DVD player in the living room. Across the hall there is a community washer/dryer. The beach is just an elevator ride away!

The 'Sandpiper' villa accommodates up to 6 people. No smoking or pets are permitted.

We rent fourteen of the finest villas/cottages on Kiawah:

- 3BR Mariners Watch Oceanfront, Oceanviews (direct ocean access)

- 3BR Windswept Oceanfront Penthouse (incredible views!)

- 3BR Sparrow Pond Cottage (pool, grille, near beach, gorgeous!)

- 3BR Oceanwoods Cottage (grille, near beach, gorgeous!)

- 2BR Windswept Direct Oceanfront, Incredible Oceanviews Villas

- (2) 2BR Windswept Oceanfront, Oceanview Villas

- (2) 2BR Shipwatch Oceanfront, Oceanview Villas

- 1BR/2BA Windswept Oceanfront, Oceanview Villa

- 1BR Shipwatch Villa, Sweeping Oceanviews

- (2) 1BR Beachside, Wooded-View Mariners Watch Villas, 30-Sec Walk to Beach

- 1BR Beachside, Wooded-View Seascape Villa, 30-Sec Walk to Beach

SEE OUR OTHER LISTINGS!! GO TO LINK BELOW THAT SAYS 'ALL MY RENTAL LISTINGS'.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Shawn and Jeanette Lawson (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2003
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About Shawn and Jeanette Lawson

About Property Managers, Shawn and Jeanette Lawson (Kiawah Island Getaways):

Shawn's family discovered Kiawah in 1978 and returned year after year for two-week vacations. In 1985 we drove our VW Bug convertible to Kiawah and Shawn introduced me to Kiawah. I remember stepping over the dune boardwalk out in front of the Kiawah Island Inn and seeing Kiawah's wide, sandy beach for the first time - it was so brilliant it practically danced before my eyes. It was during this vacation that the two of us decided to set our sights on moving to this beautiful and fascinating place permanently.

In 1988 our dreams came true and our U-Haul rattled across the Kiawah Island bridge (at that time it was nothing more than a wood-planked bridge). For the next four years we rented a 1-bedroom villa, 4251 Mariner's Watch. Shawn was so thrilled to be living on the island that he spent the additional money required for the personalized South Carolina license plate 'KIAWAH' (which we still own today).

In 1992, we built our first home on the island at 134 Conifer Lane. During construction, I gave birth to our first son Benjamin - he arrived 2 months early in an ambulance outside of the Kiawah Island Fire Station.

In 2001, we purchased our first villa, a 1-bedroom, beachside Seascape (3563) and Kiawah Island Getaways was born. Once we got our feet wet with the villa rental business, it was a like a fever for us. We both really enjoyed furnishing, decorating and maintaining the villas - not to mention the new found fun of meeting and talking to all sorts of people about Kiawah. Because we really enjoy what we do, other Kiawah Property Owners noticed and we started managing their properties as well.

Our whole family loves Kiawah and running Kiawah Island Getaways is a true family-run business. We personally prepare each villa prior to your arrival - because we want your stay to be perfect. We want you to fall in love with Kiawah too...and we know you will!!

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 16 traveler reviews

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Oceanfront, Ocean Views, Gorgeous 2BR, Wi-Fi!! Enjoy!!
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Kiawah Island South Carolina
GA, USA
5

Beautiful, Clean Villa with sweeping ocean view

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful time in "Sandpiper" at Shipwatch. We loved the condo, the view!, the decorations and furnishings, and how clean it was. It is a beautiful villa. It was the most well-equipped rental, with plenty of towels and pillows and blankets, soap, toilet paper, and trash bags. Those are things that usually aren't provided, and things you usually forget to bring. So it was nice to have that readily available. This was definitely the BEST place we have stayed in from ANY rental on vrbo.com. (We have probably rented about 10 times from this site at several different beaches across the southeast.) The Best! We would definitely rent from Kiawah Island Getaways again when we return to Kiawah.
  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Kiawah Island South Carolina
Aiken, SC
5

Exceptional and relaxing

  • 5 of 5
The property was exceptional from arrival to departure. The welcome was gracious and easy, the beds dreamy, the view perfect and the overall stay relaxing! Every amenity was thought of and taken care of, the location perfect and the overall experience delightful! We look forward to returning!
  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Kiawah Island South Carolina
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5

Nice Return to the Beach and South Carolina

  • 5 of 5
I am originally from the Carolina's but hadn't ever been to Kiawah. I loved it. The property was so well equipped and all the necessary amenities were there. Great kitchen, lovely bedroom furnishings and a super view to the ocean. A lot of thought went into the over all furnishings for this 2 BR condo. The owners did a wonderful job of providing little extras like towels for the beach or a cooler, or games for their guests.
  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Kiawah Island South Carolina
Charlotte, NC
5

Sandpiper

  • 5 of 5
This was a terrific vacation escape! The condo was spotlessly clean and very well equipped. Easy walk to the beach and great biking opportunities. Easy and accommodating rental process, great directions on arrival. We will rent from them again.
  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Oceanfront, Ocean Views, Gorgeous 2BR, Wi-Fi!! Enjoy!!
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Kiawah Island South Carolina
Annapolis, MD
5

Best Family oriented vacation we've ever taken

Best Family oriented vacation we've ever taken
  • 5 of 5
My husband and I had such a wonderful time during our vacation on Kiawah...we lead very hectic lives...it was so nice to relax and just enjoy all of our 4 kids in such a beautiful environment. There were so many fun things to do there...(beach, biking, fun activities at Night Heron, painting pottery, playing freeze tag on the beach at night)...the condo was gorgeous, and had all necessities (little things like tpaper, trash bags, hand soap and laundry supplies were so helpful), and we couldn't have asked for a better location! we said our only complaint was that we couldn't stay longer...the kids even said when we were driving home yesterday that they wanted to come back for Spring Break! I would highly recommend any property listed with Kiawah Island Getaways to all friends and family:-)
  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Kiawah Island South Carolina
Orlando, Florida
5

Kiawah Island, SC Getaway

  • 5 of 5
This property is absolutely wonderful. It was clean, comfortable, and well maintained and I only wish we could have stayed longer. There were only two downsides and neither of them were the fault of the area or the property owners - these are just observations. Because the area is so unspoiled, families with children may find the young ones bored as the area does not have a large amount of artificial amusements nearby. If your child cannot be contented with fishing, swimming, bike riding, etc. and requires theme parks or video arcades to stay amused, this may not be the vacation for them. The second downside is that this glorious location is approx. 20 miles from Charleston. If most of your planned activities involve Charleston, you may want to stay closer to that charming city.

Now onto the good. The property looks directly over the sand dunes of Kiawah Island to the one on the most unspoiled beaches I've ever seen. The beach was (in early June) almost uninhabited so you could read a book in peace or take a long stroll in solitude. When you did see residents, they were among the most charming people I've met in recent times - always stopping to say "Hello" and chat a bit. The property is located just down the road from a small, planned, shopping center/town center (called "Freshfields") which had a number of shops where you could purchase anything you might have forgotten to bring with you. The shopping center also contained a number of fine restaurants. Speaking of restaurants, the Kiawah Island area had a larger number than I expected and they were all high quality. I did not have a bad meal the entire time I was there. Finding a restaurant was easy as the property contained a number of menus from the local restaurants.

The service and reservation process were also efficient and easy. Checking out of the property at the end of our stay was also a breeze.
  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Charleston International Airport
Car: recommended
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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Kiawah Island Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter (not TGiving Christmas)
Oct 14 2014 - Dec 21 2014
3 night minimum stay
$265
From
$295
Fri,Sat
$1,450
$3,800
 
 
TGiving, Christmas
Dec 22 2014 - Jan 3 2015
4 night minimum stay
$320
$1,750
 
 
Winter
Jan 4 2015 - Mar 7 2015
3 night minimum stay
$265
From
$295
Fri,Sat
$1,450
$3,800
 
 
Spring
Mar 8 2015 - Mar 28 2015
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$1,950
 
 
Easter
Mar 29 2015 - Apr 11 2015
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$2,900
 
 
Late Spring
Apr 12 2015 - May 16 2015
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$2,400
 
 
Early Summer
May 17 2015 - Jun 6 2015
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$2,400
 
 
Summer (excludes July 4 wk)
Jun 7 2015 - Aug 15 2015
7 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 16 2015 - Sep 5 2015
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Fall
Sep 6 2015 - Oct 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$355
From
$385
Fri,Sat
$1,950
 

Additional information about rental rates

Accidental Damage Protec $69
Tax Rate 16.0%
Notes A deposit of $600 secures reservation. Balance is due 6 weeks prior to arrival.
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Amenities

Amenities

Kiawah Island Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis Court
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
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