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Charming Downtown Carriage House, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5

Megan Holmes

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Megan Holmes

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 29, 2015
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Charming Downtown Carriage House, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Charleston House Rental Photos and Description

This beautiful 2 bedroom/1 bathroom carriage house has every amenity you need

*Please click on the video option in the upper left hand corner of the listing picture for a tour.

This charming 2 bedroom, 1 full bath carriage house is fully updated with every luxury amenity you need to enjoy your vacation. It is beautifully appointed with hard woods, a full kitchen, top of the line appliances, a gracious living area, an island with seating for 3 and a wonderful patio. The view in the backyard is expansive, lush and green. We have one off street parking space located just outside the house. This carriage house is a hidden gem within walking distance to restaurants, bars, parks and MUSC. Our home is located behind a beautiful Charleston Double main house in a quiet setting with no street noise. The master bedroom has a gracious king bed with pillow top mattress and luxury linens. There is a flat screen tv, ceiling fan and large closet. The Guest Bedroom is located upstairs and is a perfect retreat after a long day of shopping and site seeing. The Guest Bedroom has a queen bed with luxury linens. The full bathroom features a separate water closet for toilet, full shower, vanity and washer and dryer.

*Inquiries received after 4pm will be answered the next business day.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Megan Holmes (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 29, 2015

What makes this house unique

Our carriage house is located in the popular neighborhood Elliotborough/Cannonborough. This is Charleston's hip Upper King Street restaurant district with the best chefs and nightlife.

One off street parking spot provided. Pet friendly.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 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.
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.5
based on 27 traveler reviews

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Charming Downtown Carriage House, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5
average rating of 4.4814816 based on 27 reviews
Seminole, FL
5

Just as expected!

  • 5 of 5

The carriage house was perfect! We parked our car and never got back in it. The neighborhood is not quite there yet, but you can see it is up and coming. If you don't mind walking you can pretty much walk everywhere in the downtown/historic area. We couldn't have had a better time and our dog enjoyed his stay too! Great place--we would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Austin, Texas
3

Nice place, manager unresponsive

  • 3 of 5

The accommodation was as described, although neighborhood not as nice as we'd hoped. Only complaint was with manager unresponsiveness to wifi problems - directions for connecting were wrong, and only one person can connect at a time.

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Guest, As noted in all of our 5 star reviews, our response time is within one hour. We take pride in our attention to guests' needs and have no fewer than 4 points of contact with each guest prior to and during their stay. We are available 24-7. You received our check in letter 3 weeks prior to your arrival and also spoke to us afterwards saying, "everything looks great; we have everything we need." You called two more times and left copious voice messages trying to sell our management company on your services for the new tourism company you started in attempt to get our business. As you explained in your multiple voicemails to our staff, you are a former employee of VRBO, and you have your own business which you are trying to promote. While we wish you all the best in your new endeavors we cannot engage in business with our guests. This would create a conflict of interest. Not only did we field your sales calls but we spoke to you directly on the telephone and provided you the wi fi password for a second time explaining it is the 16 digit code on the modem and is listed on two separate manuals in the home as well as in your check in letter. We have never had issues prior to this with any guest regarding the password. You were able to get online after we spoke and as evidenced in our wi fi plan were able to use many hours worth of the internet and wi fi. Our goal is to provide our guests with a clean, welcoming home and provide excellent customer service which 99.9% of our reviews reflect. Our home is located in a charming Charleston neighborhood surrounded by yoga studios, bakeries, boutiques, bars and restaurants frequented by locals. Spring Street and Cannon Street are in our desirable "Spring/Cannon" corridor near MUSC and close to both beaches as well as walking distance to our Upper King Street Restaurant District. We are proud of our home, location and service and wish you all the best in your new business! Sincerely, Management
Charlotte, NC
5

Ideal crash pad for your Charleston getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The carriage house was beautifully decorated and super clean. The kitchen has what you need and even some things you would not expect. The bathroom is huge with a really nice shower and lots of comfy towels. The bedrooms are very large with plenty of closet space. Yes, the living room is on the small side as is the TV, but we never turned on the TV and why would you hang around inside the house with so much to do right outside the door? I often stay in hotels or other apartments closer to King Street but the prices there have just become outrageous. You get so much more for your money in a place like this. It’s a bit of a walk to upper King but Uber is only $5. FYI when you summon Uber don’t use GPS unless you walk out to the street first. Type in the address or they will never find you! I drive an SUV and had zero trouble negotiating the driveway and parking was not a problem at all. No neighbor issues either…they were quiet and respectful. If you want a great place to stay in Charleston and get the best value this is definitely the place to be!

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

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  • of 5

This is a great rental. So comfortable, clean, exactly as advertised. Maybe even better. I loved the location. We were able to walk dinner on King Street. Many small markets nearby for groceries but we took advantage of the grocery concierge. Hope to stay here again soon.

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
North Carolina
5

Jill

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the carriage house. It was nice and neat and had everything we needed in the house. We weren't too sure about the neighborhood when we arrived, but it was fine. We thought it was a little to far to walk to the Market area. Maybe if the weather were a little warmer... Anyway, we enjoyed our stay and would definitely recommend this cottage.

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so glad you enjoyed your stay at the carriage house and that you found everything that you needed to relax. The neighborhood is definitely on an up-swing, with frequent restaurant and retail openings. It has become a true extension of the expanding upper King St scene, so we hope guests are able to view the location in that context and enjoy what this neighborhood now has to offer. We understand that visitors enjoy exploring the Market area as well and try to advise them on walking distance. It can be a great walk on a nice day, but for colder months or for nights out, an Uber cab is a great option if traveling without a car. Thank you for your valuable feedback and recommendation!
Austin, TX
5

Carriage House

  • 5 of 5

The carriage house was exactly as advertised. The carriage house is a bit challenging to find at first, but once we arrived everything was fantastic. Everything is provided for you (towels, sheets, etc.) which is great. The pictures are true to what you get, we really enjoyed the style. One thing to note, the second bedroom is on the second floor which is accessible only by a fairly tight set of spiral stairs. This was not a problem for us, but should be considered.

The location is great and convenient to all of that downtown Charleston has to offer. The neighborhood itself would best be described as "up and coming", but we felt very safe during our stay. We chose to use Uber for most of the getting around, but if you don't mind walking you can pretty much walk everywhere in the downtown area in less than 20 minutes or so.

We couldn't have had a better time and would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Charleston International Airport
Nearest Barpub
Fuel, Xiao Bao Biscuit
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Charleston Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Train
5 Miles
North Charleston
Nearest Motorway
1.5 Miles
Highway 17
Nearest Restaurant
Bon Bahn Mi
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Sullivans Island
Car: not necessary

Enjoy Charleston's up and coming Upper King & Spring Street district with the hottest restaurants, bars and shops. Located at the top of the peninsula, only 5 minutes from Upper King Street enjoy easy escapes to the area's beaches and walk to the many attractions Charleston has to offer including museums, dining, boutiques, art galleries, the historic waterfront, MUSC, College of Charleston, the Citadel and the majestic Cooper River Bridge. Walk outside your front door and see the majestic Cooper River Bridge to the left and to the right one of the local's favorite spots Bon Bahn Mi. For yoga enthusiasts, there are two fantastic yoga studios within blocks-Bikram Yoga and Mission Yoga. For local dining in the hood enjoy the amazing Asian sandwich shop Bon Bahn Mi next door which locals come from all over the peninsula to enjoy. Tiger Lily Florist is a few doors down and is lovely. There are two bakeries within walking distance: Sweet Radish Bakery and Wild Flour Bakery. Yum! An action packed location fused with a quiet escape. Turn down your own gravel driveway , enjoy two off street parking spots and hidden behind a traditional Charleston Double main house is your quiet carriage house. Safe, quiet, centrally located and fully updated with every amenity you need!

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Rates & Availability

From $150 Per night

Charleston House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
April 2015
Apr 1 2015 - Apr 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$220
Fri,Sat
 
 
May 2015 One
May 1 2015 - May 13 2015
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$220
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Graduation 2015
May 14 2015 - May 19 2015
2 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
May 2015 Two
May 20 2015 - May 24 2015
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$220
Fri,Sat
 
 
Spoleto 2015
May 25 2015 - Jun 7 2015
2 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
Summer 2015
Jun 8 2015 - Aug 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$220
Thu,Fri,Sat
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$200
From
$220
Fri,Sat
 

Additional information about rental rates

Housekeeping $100
Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 12.5%
Notes Housekeeping is $100.00 in addition to rental fee and we offer complimentary concierge services including dining reservations, airport transportation, baby equipment rental and event tickets. www.charlestonconciergecompany.com.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Charleston House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Updated full bathroom with fine towels
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Quiet Gracious Master Bedroom wiith luxury linens
    Guest Bedroom - 1 queen , Guest Bedroom Located Upstairs with Queen bed
  • Master Bedroom with beautiful King bed is spacious with fine linens and everything you need to relax.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Complimentary concierge services provided by Charleston Concierge & Luxury Property Management including dining reservations, airport transportation, baby equipment rental, and event tickets. Charlestonconciergecompany.com 21 Broad Street 843-513-6466

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