St. Helena Island House Rental Photos and Description
House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)
Circa 1890 house has been recently renovated. Located in a private community with dirt roads shaded by centuries old oaks. Very private and peaceful. No traffic. Original heart pine floors throughout. Modern kitchen. Large laundry room. There is a large living area which includes the dining,living,and TV viewing area.Located on 2 1/2 acres shaded by beautiful live oaks.
There are two bedrooms, one a king and one a queen. One full bath upstairs. One downstairs with a walk in shower.
House sits about 200 ft from the beach but has a beautiful view of the water from the sunroom and upper porch.Lovely sunroom with a glass wall which is perfect for reading or watching the shrimp boats in the Sound. House is on St Helena Sound and has a private beach which is great for walking, running, sunning, or walking dogs. There is no public access. Dig your own clams in front of the house. Due to clam and oyster beds not a good swimming beach. Watch the shrimp boats and the dolphins. Fish from the beach.
Large screened -in, wrap around porch is great for grilling your fresh seafood which you can get at the docks a few minutes away. Good for catching a breeze and relaxing.If you want to go out for your seafood, there are several nice restaurants on the island just minutes away.
Historic, picturesque downtown Beaufort is just 20 minutes away. Great restaurants, antique and art galleries right on the harbor. Hilton Head Island and Savannah, GA, are about an hour away. Charleston is about 2 hours.
For the boating and fishing enthusiasts, there are several public boat landings within minutes of the house. Bring your own kayak or have one delivered to your door. Nearby stable offers rides around the community and on the beach. Hunting Island State Park is 5 minutes away. It has miles of bike and hiking trails and a very nice swimming beach with picnic facilities. There is a place nearby to rent kayaks,jet skis, surfboards, and bikes.
There are public golf courses in the area and several private ones which may be reciprocal with yours. Hilton Head has many more.
This property is pet and kid friendly. Kitchen is fully stocked, Very relaxing atmosphere---like a home away from home, since we visit often. If you are looking for a sterile, hotel like atmosphere, you will not like our house.
Keywords: Waterfront Home
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered
Why The Owner chose St. Helena Island
We grew up on the SC coast in the summers and have always wanted a home here. We found this place through a friend, and it has been just perfect for get away weekends. Rentals are limited, as we use the house a lot.