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$OPEN DEC OCEAN VIEW, COMFORTABLE HOME, CREATING SEASIDE MEMORIES FOR 66 YRS

Charles

Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Charles

Advertiser since: 2011
Speaks: english
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$OPEN DEC OCEAN VIEW, COMFORTABLE HOME, CREATING SEASIDE MEMORIES FOR 66 YRS

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Folly Beach House Rental Photos and Description

Ocean View, 4BRs, 3 Baths, Five blocks from Center Street.

This lovely ocean view home has 4 bedrooms which includes 2 master suites and a total of 3 bathrooms. It has been completely repainted and refurnished. Each Master has its own sitting area for a little quiet time and there is another sitting area just off the living area. The living area boasts a 50' Flat screen TV with sound bar and woofer. There are also 3 flat screen tvs (Two are smart TV's) in 3 of the 4 bedrooms. One of the bathrooms even has an old fashioned claw foot tub perfect for a long luxurious soak.

The dining area has a wonderful 9 foot table that will seat 8. The beach access is just across the street. This is the perfect house for an incredible and memorable Folly Beach Vacation, five blocks from Center Street. Take a walk on the second longest fishing pier on the east coast!

Keywords: Ocean view, four bedrooms,

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Charles (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english

About Charles

Our beach home has been in our family for decades. We grew up in the Charleston area. My Mom first purchased the unit as beach rental property, then retired in the home in the mid 1990's. I am the second generation owner. Please enjoy our home with your family and friends.

Charles purchased this house in 1948

Why Charles chose Folly Beach

My Mom purchased this property in 1948 as a single, twenty year old based on the recommendations of her Pastor. Reverend Pridgen had purchased a beach front home five lots away and felt this would be a great investment. I grew up changing the sheets and mowing the grass every Saturday morning in the summer. My mom rented the home for $75 per week.

What makes this house unique

2104- New microwave, LG washing machine, Smart TVs(2), Tankless gas water heater, estate dining table. February 2013 Renovations-New wood flooring in all bedrooms, quiet ceiling fans, red metal roof, new furniture in the front room & upstairs' bedroom, re-insulated home, new efficiency toilets with new lighting, sink/vanity, cabinets in bathrooms, repainted upstairs' bedroom, upgraded fire alarms.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We've been enjoying Folly for the past six years and our two weeks this year were no different- absolutely wonderful! The weather was gorgeous and we took full advantage of it each day. We patiently watched the 13 turtle nests on the beach hoping to witness a "hatching and journey back to the sea." The "babies" were not ready during our stay. We picked up the ocean's treasures near the light-house and at the state park. Our 10yr old and his father went out fishing from Charleston Harbor and he caught a 4 ft shark-reeled him in alone! Our 18 yr old, 10 yr old and father spent a day kayaking and fishing along the Wando River with their guide-great dad and son time. Fourth of July fireworks were beautiful. Thanks for sharing your home with us. We had enough room for us all to be together and enough for each of us to have our own quiet time. The little white lights around the porch and palm tree add just the right amount of "whimsy." Great deck at night. Our bodies remain in Irmo, SC but, our hearts are always at Folly.
Jun 2011
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Book with confidence
Book 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

4.9
based on 59 traveler reviews

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$Open Dec Ocean View, Comfortable Home, Creating Seaside memories for 66 yrs
average rating of 4.898305 based on 65 reviews
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$Open Dec Ocean View, Comfortable Home, Creating Seaside memories for 66 yrs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p385305vb
+1 -8432831697
Folly Beach Charleston Area
Florence, SC, USA
5

Great Experience

  • 5 of 5
This house was fantastic! The home was very cozy with lots of charm. It has a very short walk to the beach and is very close to everything you need. The owner was great to work with and was always available to answer questions and checked in with us to ensure everything was to our satisfaction. The entire experience was great. I would stay here again and recommend others to do so as well!
  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you Scott. It was a pleasure having you and your family for your Charleston celebrations. Come again!
Regards,
Charles
business
$Open Dec Ocean View, Comfortable Home, Creating Seaside memories for 66 yrs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p385305vb
+1 -8432831697
Folly Beach Charleston Area
5

Lovely family get-away!

  • 5 of 5
My family and I had a lovely week-long stay out on Folly Beach and all felt very welcomed and comfortable at the house. With plenty of room and space for seven adults and all of the amenities included, we had a very relaxed and comfortable visit. The owner is very pleasant and more than accommodating, making a point to ensure our stay was enjoyable.
  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you Caroline. I am glad you and your family enjoyed your week in our home. Please visit again.

Charles
business
$Open Dec Ocean View, Comfortable Home, Creating Seaside memories for 66 yrs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p385305vb
+1 -8432831697
Folly Beach Charleston Area
Tulsa,OK
5

wonderful beach house!!

  • 5 of 5
This house was absolutely gorgeous and only a very very short walk to the beach. Looks even better than the pictures and slept 7 of us with ease! The full kitchen and washer and dryer was excellent! I would definitely stay here again!
  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Carissa for traveling so far to stay with us. I am glad you enjoyed the new appliances.
Regards,

Charles
business
$Open Dec Ocean View, Comfortable Home, Creating Seaside memories for 66 yrs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p385305vb
+1 -8432831697
Folly Beach Charleston Area
Chattanooga, TN
5

Everything as Expected

  • 5 of 5
My friends and I had a great stay in this beautiful home (with tons of character) on Folly Beach! When we arrived, Gigi (the housekeeper) greated us and she was very kind and helpful. Everything was very neat and orderly and smelled great! Charles called multiple times to check on everyhing, and make sure that the the house was what we expected. The house is conveniently located accross from public beach access, so getting to the ocean was very easy - no need to drive and pay for parking. We enjoyed spending time in the spacious living room, kitchen, and dinining room - they all easily accomodated the 10 of us. We would definitely stay here again!
  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you Sarah. I hope you had a safe drive back to Tennessee.

Regards,

Charles
business
$Open Dec Ocean View, Comfortable Home, Creating Seaside memories for 66 yrs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p385305vb
+1 -8432831697
Folly Beach Charleston Area
Iron River, Michigan
5

Fantastic

  • 5 of 5
Exactly as pictured. Clean. Tasteful. Homey. Classic beach home with all the needed amenities to make vacation life easy. Close to the beach access. Peaceful neighborhood. Quality appliances. Flat screen televisions in all rooms. Owner responds personally for rental process and checks in to be sure things are just right.
  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you Kim. I am glad your family enjoyed their celebration.
Regards,
Charles
business
$Open Dec Ocean View, Comfortable Home, Creating Seaside memories for 66 yrs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p385305vb
+1 -8432831697
Folly Beach Charleston Area
4

Awesome time on Folly Beach

  • 4 of 5
We had 6 adults stay for 5 nights on Folly Beach in Sept of 2014. It was a great stay. The ocean was fun to swim in, the area sights were great to see. There are so many things to do we will have to come back and stay again. The positives--Great house! Short walk to the beach. Not far from town. Not far from any of the wonderful sights to see. The neg-We were so close to the ocean and yet we could barley see it from the house and could not hear it at all. I am sure we would have paid double to stay right on the ocean.
  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway

Map

Lost Dog Cafe
Morris Island Lighthouse
Folly Beach Fishing Pier
"The second longest fishing pier on the east coast!"
Bowen's Island
"Hidden gem for seafood enthusiasts!"
James Island Presbyterian Church
"Historic friendly Presbyterian Church"
Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Charleston International Airport, 45 minutes away
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Five Blocks to Center Street
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Five Blocks to Center Street
Nearest Beach
Ocean View
Car: recommended

http://www.cityoffollybeach.com/

Charleston Chamber of Commerce http://www.charlestonchamber.net/

Charleston Post and Courier http://www.postandcourier.com/

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Rates & Availability

From $213 Per night

Folly Beach 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
 
2014 Winter
Dec 6 2014 - Dec 19 2014
3 night minimum stay
$289
$1,589
 
 
2014 Christmas/New Year
Dec 20 2014 - Jan 3 2015
5 night minimum stay
$289
$1,789
 
 
2015 Pre-Spring
Jan 4 2015 - Jan 31 2015
4 night minimum stay
$289
$1,589
 
 
2015 Post-Spring
Feb 1 2015 - Feb 28 2015
4 night minimum stay
$1,489
 
 
2015 Spring Break
Mar 1 2015 - May 30 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
4 night minimum stay
$299
$1,789
 
 
Summer 2015
May 31 2015 - Jun 27 2015
7 night minimum stay
$2,986
 
 
July-August, 2015
Jul 11 2015 - Aug 29 2015
7 night minimum stay
$2,986
 
 
Post Summer 2015
Aug 30 2015 - Nov 20 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,786
 
 
2015 Thanksgiving
Nov 21 2015 - Nov 28 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,897
 
 
November-Dec 2015
Nov 29 2015 - Dec 19 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,789
 
 
Christmas 2015
Dec 20 2015 - Jan 1 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,789
 

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping Fee $179 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 12.5%
Notes Changeover day is Saturday.
Cancellation Policy: Require 60 days notice or more for cancellations to incur no penalty. Cancelling within 60 days of arrival, however, require the prospective renter to forfeit the reservation deposit or any payments made up to that point.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Folly Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • Three bathrooms equipped with hair dryers. New flooring in all bathrooms, April, 2014. New vanities in two bathrooms April, 2014.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Suite 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Master Suite II - 1 queen , Has separate dehumidifier and window AC.
  • Queen size Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Two outdoor showers A. Shower under deck B. Hot and cold water shower with changing room.

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