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OUTSTANDING OCEANFRONT 5 BEDROOM HOME WITH PRIVATE POOL

J. Michael Halwig MD

Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english
Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

J. Michael Halwig MD

Advertiser since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 17, 2014
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OUTSTANDING OCEANFRONT 5 BEDROOM HOME WITH PRIVATE POOL

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Daufuskie Island House Rental Photos and Description

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 6 Baths, (Sleeps 10-12)

This property is located in the Melrose on the Beach plantation directly on the ocean. There are great views of the Atlantic Ocean, Hilton Head Island and Tybee Island from most rooms and the multiple porchs and decks. The home is located on the Jack Nicolas-designed golf course overlooking the 16th green and 17th tee. There are 3 oceanfront master suites each with its own Jacuzzi tub. There are three oceanfront decks and two fairway decks. There is a screened porch of the kitchen for outdoor dining. The home has three separate living areas and two laundry rooms. There is a second refrigerator for extra food and a wine cooler with wet bar.

Keywords: beach home, vacation home, villa, cottage

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
J. Michael Halwig MD (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2011
Call Owner
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Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 17, 2014

Why HomeAway

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Book with confidence
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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

4.9
based on 8 traveler reviews

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Outstanding Oceanfront 5 Bedroom Home with Private Pool
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
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Outstanding Oceanfront 5 Bedroom Home with Private Pool
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Daufuskie Island Hilton Head
Eatonton , GA
5

Stellar and relaxing

  • 5 of 5
The house and the property manager were stellar. Daufuskie is a wonderful get away and the pace slows, families reconnect and this home was great! You wake up with a view that makes you think you are floating on the water. Deborah the rental agent made getting to and setting up what makes this island unique very easy.

The house offers everything you need except food and suntan lotion! More then you can expect. It is well laid out , clean and well maintained. The pictures do not mislead you at all. I stongly suggest getting a golf cart!

At high tide the beach by the house is small, but that only last for a few hours and you can walk down a path and hit the sand if you must. We fished off the sea wall and caught tons of fish more then we can eat, and gave them to a local gentleman.

The people that live on the island are great , alls you need to do is ask and they are refreshing , open and helpful.

We used the ferry service from Salty Fare on HHI Joel was great to work with and offered coverd boats, DI transportation , Stewart and Freddie were great...

Dont over pack... tee shirts and bathing suites are all that was needed and theie is two laundry rooms.
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Outstanding Oceanfront 5 Bedroom Home with Private Pool
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Daufuskie Island Hilton Head
Jasper, al
5

Great Time

  • 5 of 5
The house was much more that. We imagined. Very spacious and all of the amenities were first class. The pool was great for young kids. Owner was very easy to deal with. Awesome experience.
  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Outstanding Oceanfront 5 Bedroom Home with Private Pool
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Daufuskie Island Hilton Head
South Carolina
4

Daufuskie House

  • 4 of 5
The house was wonderful, pool was great, location fantastic. We had a wonderful time. Unfortunately several things in the house were not in working order which was a bit disappointing, but overall we had a fabulous time and would definitely return to the same house again.
  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities
Owner's Response: We appreciated the feedback regarding issues in the home. We were not aware of the problems and had relied on the couple who were helping manage the home on the Island for us to stay on top of things. We have addressed the issues raised and have made a change in the management of the home to help prevent this from recurring in the future.
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Outstanding Oceanfront 5 Bedroom Home with Private Pool
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Daufuskie Island Hilton Head
ohio
5

mike k

  • 5 of 5
excellent. couldn't be closer to beach unless you were in a boat. beautifully furnished and equipped. caretakers were responsive to all requests. here with kids and grandkids (ages 17 to 4) and all had a great. time. seawall along gold course and this property in desperate need of repair, but was being repaired while we were there.
  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: The repairs to our portion of the seawall were completed in July. The damage to the seawall north of us is in the process of being repaired. The work appears to be far enough away from us now that it should not impact our property.
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Outstanding Oceanfront 5 Bedroom Home with Private Pool
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Daufuskie Island Hilton Head
Grovetown Ga
5

Home away from home!!!!

  • 5 of 5
My family and I were fortunate to visit Daufuskie Island AND reside at this fabulous home for a mini vacay. The home and its views are breath-taking! The owner is wonderful and the folks he has managing it are pleasant, helpful and accessible for questions/issues. I went there with 3 other adults and 3 toddlers and it was one of the most memorable/enjoyable vacations I've had in a long time. As the other reviewers have mentioned, the marine/wild life surrounding the home is overwhelming and the views from each balcony is relaxing, inviting and rejuvenating.

The house is totally functional and not too "stuffy" for toddlers. :) It provides a comfortable and "at home" feeling. I found a great personal shopper (Hopper Shopper) that handled our groceries which made the trip less complicated. The property is superbly maintained. We ate at Marshside Mamas (which I did not care for) but Daufuskie Crab was a great dining out experience. We explored the Island on golf carts (all coordinated through the owner) and learning about the history of the Island was a plus!

If you are planning to travel to Daufuskie, THIS house is the ONLY option that caters to your EVERY beach/wildlife/marine life/comfort/family entertainment vacation experience!
  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2012
  • Stayed: Nov 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Outstanding Oceanfront 5 Bedroom Home with Private Pool
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Daufuskie Island Hilton Head
Cleveland, GA
5

Relaxation Personified!

  • 5 of 5
We just spent a wonderful week with our children and grandchildren in the Life's A Beach house. There were nine of us ultimately and there was plent of room for gathering and also private spaces. The house was very well equipped and beautifully appointed with comfortable beds, chairs and couches. My grandchildren loved the pool. It was just the right size and the proximity to the house made it easy to keep our eyes on them. The house and grounds have been well maintained and Janice & Ed were most helpful in seeing to our needs, which were few. We didn't have the best experience at Marshside Mama's, but enjoyed the Old Daufuskie Crab Company for food, dessert and scenery. We could see progress being made in bringing the island facilities up to par. There's lots to see and discover. Being in this place on this beautiful island was a most enjoyable experience. In a sense it was like going back in time.
  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children

Map

Car: not necessary

The property is located in the Melrose on the Beach Plantation directly on the Atlantic Ocean. Since Daufuskie is an island without a bridge it’s the perfect getaway for a totally relaxing beach vacation. Access to the Island is by ferry or on-demand boat service. Golf carts are the main form of transportation on Daufuskie as only maintenance vehicles are allowed within the resort. This lets you get away from the 'hustle and bustle ' of everyday life. The Island lacks the usual distractions of life 'as it is like at home'. In addition to the Resort's facilities there are plenty opportunities for long beach walks, island explorations, relaxing days on the beach, poolside lounging, reading and playing board games, dolphin watching, shelling and crabbing and a variety of other fishing and hunting opportunities.

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Rates & Availability

From $560 Per night

Daufuskie Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall-Winter
Sep 6 2014 - Dec 31 2014
3 night minimum stay
$560
$3,915
 
 
Winter/Spring
Jan 1 2015 - May 15 2015
3 night minimum stay
$608
$4,255
 
 
Spring-Summer
May 16 2015 - Jun 5 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$5,040
 
 
Summer
Jun 6 2015 - Aug 14 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$6,250
 
 
Summer
Aug 15 2015 - Sep 4 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
3 night minimum stay
$780
$5,450
 
 
Fall-Winter
Sep 5 2015 - Dec 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
$560
$3,915
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pool Heating Fee-daily $25 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes The first rental payment of 40% is due 60 days prior to arrival and the final payment of 60% is due 30 days prior. Cancellations made more than 60 days ahead incur no penalty, those made less than 60 days ahead forfeit the full first rental payment and those made less than 30 days ahead forfeit the full payment. Payment can be by VISA, Master Card, PayPal or a personal check.

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Amenities

Daufuskie Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Guest Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Guest Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Media Room Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • All bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms. The Media Room sleeper sofa has access to a full bathroom with a shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master Suite - 1 king , It is oceanfront on the 2nd floor (main living/dining area)
    Guest Suite 1 - 1 king , It is oceanfront on the north side of the first floor
    Guest Suite 2 - 1 king , It is oceanfront on the south side of the first floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Overlooks the golf course on the north side of the 1st floor
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Overlooks the golf course on the south side of the 1st floor
    Media Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Located on the top floor away from the living areas
  • There are 3 king size beds, 1 queen size Bed, 2 twin beds, 1 sleeper sofa and a portable baby rrib. The home has an inverted floor plan with the 2 Guest Suites and the other 2 bedrooms located on the 1st floor. The Master Suite is located on the 2nd floor next to the living/dining area. The top floor Media Room has a full sized sleeper sofa with access to a full bathroom with a shower. It is quiet and located away from the main areas of the home.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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