YEAR-OLD COTTAGE HAS IT ALL! WALK TO VILLAGE & PIER; BIKE TO BEACH

Bonnie Carpenter

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Bonnie Carpenter

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YEAR-OLD COTTAGE HAS IT ALL! WALK TO VILLAGE & PIER; BIKE TO BEACH

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Overview

St. Simons Island House Rental Photos and Description

5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, Sleeps 10 In Highly Sought After Sub-division

Perfect location on St. Simons Island for your family to experience all that the island has to offer. With 5 bedrooms & 3.5 baths, there is plenty of room to spread out. The master bedroom & bath, plus 2 living areas, dining area, fully stocked kitchen, full-sized laundry, powder room, quiet back deck & large front porch with rockers & porch swing are all on the 1st floor, and the remaining 4 bedrooms/2 baths are upstairs. Stroll to the Village for dinner at numerous restaurant favorites or grill at home on the charcoal grill, then walk to the village for after-dinner drinks or ice cream & a trip with the children to the fabulous playground! Be sure to notice the famous carved tree spirits on many of the oaks in this neighborhood! Beach access is a short bike or car ride away, & 6 beach chairs & towels are provided. After a fun day spent golfing, sight-seeing, shopping or at the beach, come home to a restful time in the swing on your front porch. The living room is equipped with a 42' HDTV over the mantle, & there are dvd players in the master & children's bedrooms, as well as 3 additional HDTV in both king bedrooms, & the twin room. The dining table seats 8 - 10 with additional seating for 4 at the sun room table. The kitchen has all the amenities of home, including new stainless appliances, a gas stove, ice maker/water in the door of the refrigerator, coffeemaker, blender & all the pots, pans, & dishes needed to prepare dishes for a crowd.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Bonnie Carpenter (Property Manager)
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About Bonnie Carpenter

Ed is a gastroenterologist in Waco, TX, and I am a nurse & homemaker. Having grown up in GA, I've been coming to St. Simons Island since the 1960's,watching it slowly develop (still no high rises!) while keeping its quaint charm. Our 3 children grew up vacationing here, & our oldest son was even married on the island a few years ago. We hope to build many more family memories in the future on St. Simons Island!

Bonnie Carpenter purchased this house in 2013

Why Bonnie Carpenter chose St. Simons Island

This home will be our personal vacation home. Just purchased in Jan. 2013, we are the 1st owners of this charming cottage in an extremely popular new sub-division 'Village Oaks'. We fell in love with this neighborhood's hugh oaks, & proximity to everything we love. We also wanted to have enough bedrooms for all of our family to be comfortable. Having spent the last few months furnishing it, we are now ready to offer Doc's Inn to you for your family vacation.

What makes this house unique

Doc's Inn has the feel of an old seaside cottage while having the most up-to-date amenities. It's close proximity to the village & pier make it extremely convenient to relax & enjoy this island.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 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

Year-Old Cottage Has It All! Walk To Village & Pier; Bike To Beach
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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Year-Old Cottage Has It All! Walk To Village & Pier; Bike To Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p474444vb
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St. Simons Island Coastal Georgia
5

Lovely home in a great location

  • 5 of 5
Three generations of our family gathered for a week in this lovely home. We enjoyed many walks with children and babies in strollers to the delightful village just a short walk through beautiful tree-lined streets. The ladies and girls loved our afternoon tea at the hotel on Jekyll Island. There were trips to the pools and playground as well as the lighthouse and Christ church. Our family agreed this was one of our best vacations ever and the home was even more beautiful than we expected.
  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Janet, thank you for your kind words about your stay at Docs Inn. We are so glad that your family took advantage of many of the wonderful island activities! St. Simons has so much to offer all ages for a family vacation, & we're happy that Docs Inn was a comfortable "home away from home". Please come back & be our guests again soon!
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Year-Old Cottage Has It All! Walk To Village & Pier; Bike To Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p474444vb
-254-776-1618
St. Simons Island Coastal Georgia
Atlanta, GA
5

Amazing Stay at Doc's Inn

Amazing Stay at Doc's Inn
  • 5 of 5
I recently enjoyed a wonderful vacation in St. Simons at your beautiful home! The new home had everything we needed for a week long stay. Our large family (7 adults, 2 children, 2 infants) fit comfortably in the 5 bedrooms and the lovely cottage decor made us feel at home. The amenities were so nice we ended up cooking in a number of nights. I especially enjoyed being within walking distance to the Village and pier - this made it easy for an evening stroll and ice cream treat!

Thank you for sharing your home and we hope to make a return trip!
  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Kathy, we are so glad that your family enjoyed their stay at Docs Inn! We think that the location is ideal for a fun vacation, too. Thank you for your kind words, & we hope to see you back again soon!
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Jacksonville, FL or Savannah, GA
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Sea Palms - public
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
I-95
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
numerous ones in the village - 2 blocks
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
5 blocks
Car: not necessary

The St. Simons lighthouse & museum, built in 1872, is a short bike ride away. Try climbing it's 129 steps to the top for a sweeping view of Jekyll Island & the other surrounding islands. The 18th century Fort Frederica National Monument is another popular tourist site. Be sure to drive to the north end of the island to visit historic Christ Church, established in 1884, & still an active Episcopal church today.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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St. Simons Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall
Sep 2 2014 - Oct 29 2014
2 night minimum stay
$500
$2,500
$4,000
 
 
GA/FLA weekend
Oct 30 2014 - Nov 1 2014
3 night minimum stay
$1,650
Flat fee
 
 
Winter
Nov 3 2014 - Feb 28 2015
2 night minimum stay
$425
$2,200
$4,000
 
 
Spring
Mar 1 2015 - May 22 2015
2 night minimum stay
$500
$2,500
$4,000
 
 
Summer
May 23 2015 - Sep 7 2015
3 night minimum stay
$550
$2,700
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$500
$2,500
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping 2 nite stay $225
Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes This home is conditionally available for GA/FLA weekend rentals
We are sorry, but small dogs will only be considered, & only for long-term rentals.
$50 booking fee with Real Escapes Properties; no deposit required
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Amenities

Amenities

St. Simons Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2560 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Private bath off the double bedroom upstairs
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , downstairs powder room
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jack & jill bath upstairs with walk-in shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master bathroom
  • The master bathroom features double vanities, & a walk-in shower with built-in seat. It also has a handheld shower wand. The toilet & closet are off the shower area. New towels are provided, as are hairdryers in each bathroom for your convenience.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , The upstairs Queen bedroom
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , The upstairs double bedroom
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Children's room upstairs
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , The upstairs King bedroom
  • The master bedroom is on the 1st floor, & like all the beds has a new mattress, pillows & bedding. It also has a 32' flat screen TV with DVD player. The closet is huge! The upstairs king room also has a 32' flat screen TV. The queen room has a glider rocker perfect for reading or rocking a child. The twin room is cozy with platform beds, a 26' flat screen TV + DVD player, as well as lots of room to play! All bedrooms have a chest, bedside tables & lighting, & a chair. All linens are provided.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
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