Harbor Island Condo Rental Photos and Description
Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 5)
This comfortable and completely tiled cottage-style ground-floor villa is in a private gated community. The condo has been freshly painted and redecorated. Private WIFI computer connection. Harbor offers 2 1/2 miles of private beach and ocean, bay, and marsh views. The furnishings have been chosen for your relaxing vacation time. There is one queen sofabed and one single sofabed in addition to the queen bed. This is an airy end unit with lots of light from extra windows.
Unlike many, our deck leads out the back towards the pool and dune walkway. The pool is ~ 50 paces to the private Cedar Reef Villa pool. Take a short walk to the beach just over and through the beautiful natural dunes. Home of wildflowers; bushes; birds; rabbits; hermit crabs and more. Our rental also gives rights to the 'Harbor Island Beach & Tennis Club'. A short walk to the 'HIBT' Club offers a fitness center of cardio machines and a weight room.
The large outdoor pool surrounded by lounge chairs and looks out over the marsh to the Harbor River. There is a kiddie pool and playground; tennis courts; basketball; shuffleboard; volleyball; horseshoe pit and golf chipping area. The club offers a grill for snacks and a small general store. Two bikes accompany our condo for your pleasure. Ride through the island and observe the wild life, manicured grounds and beautiful pastel colored homes. You can also ride through the back way to 'Johnson Creek Tavern' for dinner; 'Bubba's Surf Shop' for ice cream, t-shirt, souvenirs and beach supplies.
Buy fish fresh from the shrimp boat at Gay's Marina just before the Harbor Bridge. See schools of dolphins, crab from bridges, watch pelicans dive for fish, and enjoy sunsets framed by Palmetto trees.
Harbor Island is next to beautiful, unspoiled subtropic Hunting Island (see 'LINK' below for all the natural beauty, exploring, swimming etc. HUNTING ISLAND has to offer)and Fripp Island, South Carolina. 12 miles to historic Beaufort, 12 miles to Parris Island, 42 miles to Hilton Head, 69 miles to Charleston, and 57 miles to Savannah. Movies 'Forest Gump,' 'Prince of Tides,' 'Disney's Jungle Book,' and 'The Big Chill' were filmed on neighboring islands or in Beaufort.
Keywords: Beach Villa
- pets not allowed
- children welcome
- non smoking only
The condo is very clean and comfortable. The entire floor is tiled! This is great to keep the condo clean! The condo is an end unit with side windows that makes it very bright and spacious feeling. It is first floor with a front door at the parking lot and very convenient back door to pool and beach walk!
The kitchen is well stocked with utensils etc. Shower towels and bed linens are supplied.
There are two private Cedar Reef pools. One pool is approximately 50 paces from the condo (see photos). The other is just on the other side of the condos for closer proximity for those guests.
There is also the larger main pool at the Harbor Island Pool and Racquet Club. There is also a kiddie pool and play ground, tennis, volleyball, basketball and a chipping area for golfing.
Tennis rackets, volleyball and basketballs are available for loan at the Club.
The clubhouse has a snack bar and exercise room, (as if walking on the beach isn't enough exercise). We have two bikes at the condo for your use.
We recently did some painting and updating.
It is situated 15 miles East of Beaufort, SC. It is midway between
Charleston to the north and Savannah to the south. Hilton Head is
mid way between Harbor Island and Savannah. Therefore it is situated
some what between all of them. It is a pretty, secluded island.
PS: The tax, gate pass and cleaning fees are fees we cannot get around. The property is managed and cleaning is contracted. This guarantees that when you arrive, the condo, bath towels, kitchen utensils, are clean. There is a bar of soap in each bathroom, paper towels, toilet paper, dish soap ready for your use. Please write or call if you have any questions.
I will check back with you in a few days if I don't hear from you.
Thanks for your inquiry.
C: 828-291-0790 / C: 828-228-4571
SOME INFO YOU MIGHT FIND INTERESTING / HELPFUL!
-Directions are available on MAPQUEST/ YAHOO. The best way to start your trip search for HARBOR ISLAND is using ZIP CODE IS 29920.
VISIT “YAHOO SATELLITE MAPS” 29920. For an excellent view of Harbor Island!
-Parking is right outside the front door to the condo. It is first floor, but they are all raised up ~ 6-7 step to get up to the front door.
-FRESH CATCH FISH AND SHELL FISH from 'GAY'S FISH CO. just over the bridge on left when leaving the island heading toward Beaufort.
- There is a 'locals' restaurant 'Johnson Creek Tavern' ~ 1/2 mile out of the main gate. We have ridden our bikes there before.
-There are a few restaurants, seafood and Italian, going through St Helena Island on your way back towards Beaufort and the mainland.
-Lady's Island is the first 'real' town you come to ~ 12 miles from Harbor Island. Lady's Island golf course is there also. Lady's Island has most all the amenities you will need.
-Beaufort downtown is for dining and eclectic shops. It is a very historic town and beautiful to walk around. There is also a visitor’s center just outside downtown. The 'waterfront' is beautiful!.
- Inland there is everything from restaurant to Walmart; K-Mart; Lowes building supply; TJ Maxx; Big Lots; Food Lion & Publix grocery stores; Enterprise Car Rental etc!
' Beaufort County Hospital' is a very advanced medical facility associated with Duke University Medical Center.
-Hilton Head SC, is ~50 miies to the south. Savannaha Ga is ~ 60 miles to the south. Charleston, SC is ~ 80 miles to the north.