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Best Access to Beach - Great Location

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 7)

Great location on this three and a half mile island, our tennis villa is just across the street from the Beach, Beach Club, Food Court, and swimming pools. A large deck provides a beautiful, serene view of the marsh. Wildlife abounds - herons, egrets, pelicans, and deer have all been spotted from the deck. Centrally located on the island, this townhouse villa is recently painted and redecorated for your comfort. It is fully furnished and linens are provided. We also provide games, cards, and reading materials for your enjoyment.

On the first floor, the master bedroom has a king-size bed with generous closet and drawer space. In addition to a full bath, dining room, and fully-equipped kitchen, there is also a living room that faces the marsh and deck with a sleeper sofa. A TV and VCR are also located in the living room. Our villa has wireless internet for your use. An alcove in the kitchen houses the washer and dryer. A spiral staircase connects the first floor to the second. The upstairs loft bedroom (decorated with lots of fish) has three twin beds. There is also a full bath, large closet, and dresser, as well as an additional TV and VCR. We request No Smoking inside the villa. Our villa is cleaned prior to your arrival and cleaned again after your departure. Our housekeeper takes pride in careful cleaning of our home.

Fripp Island is a great family vacation place if you are interested in finding a clean, quiet, relaxing beach. There are two golf courses on either end of the island. In addition to the fitness center, Olympic-size pool, and adult pool across the street from the villa, there are also two other pools located on the island. Golf carts and bicycles are available for rental at the Marina. Bike paths cover most of the island. There are also summer programs and camps available for children, as well as charter fishing trips and other nature activities for the adults. Fishing is also available on the nearby Hunting Island 'Paradise Pier.' The beach is easily accessible from the tennis villas (across the street and behind the Beach Club). Fripp is a gated community with a security guard at the entrance.

Our unit comes with a club membership which allow you to purchase amenity cards that enable you to have access to all of the amenities on the island. Golfing is also available off the island at Cat Island and other nearby courses.

If you are interested in exploring off of the island, Beaufort is a beautiful historic city with walking and guided tours. We are also close to Hilton Head and historic Charleston.

Give us a try, and you're sure to come back again and again!

Keywords: Townhouse Condo

More Details

Owner
Peggy & Bill Spencer
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2017

About Peggy & Bill Spencer

We first experienced Fripp in 1967 when Peggy's family purchased a house on the island. At the time, there were only five homes on the island. While a lot has change on the island, it continues to be a beautiful place that is great for vacations or for year round living.

Peggy & Bill Spencer purchased this villa in 1997

Why Peggy & Bill Spencer chose Beaufort area

We love it being a gated community and have never found a place as beautiful as Fripp. The tennis villas are in a great location and affordable. My wife's family began coming to Fripp in 1967.

What makes this villa unique

Peaceful, easy life style. Our favorite time at the beach is at dusk. Villa overlooks marsh which teems with wildlife and which changes color throughout the day and season depending on the tide and sun. In the summer there are camps and activities for children. The bike paths make biking an easy, safe, fun family activity and our villa comes with two bikes (others are available to rent on the island). Deep sea fishing is available from the marina. Golfers enjoy two different courses, and if you play tennis as we do, there are eight beautifully maintained soft courts, as well as various clinics and lessons with a wonderful pro.

Amenities

Fripp Island Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Resort
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • 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 Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master bathroom on main floor.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Second bathroom is located in upstairs loft.
  • Downstairs bathroom is recently renovated. Both bathrooms are bright and decorated in island motif.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master bedroom is on ground floor of the villa.
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single , Second bedroom is located in upstairs loft.
  • King size bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (3)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We request no smoking inside the villa.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

Best Access to Beach - Great Location
average rating of 4.6923075 based on 26 reviews
3

Lovely location enjoyed the wildlife.

  • 3 of 5

Very relaxing and quiet this time of the year.

Relaxing and quiet this time of the year. Good access to the beach and walking trails. The weather was warm and we were able to enjoy the beautiful grounds. The one thing that we did not like was the distance we had to drive to get town for shopping and dining.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Had a great time codo was nice parking a little tight but we managed. Good location to everything.

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time perfect for a 2 small family. Nice kitchen, laundry room was perfect to keep up with your beach cloths. Peaceful place to stay deer every where. Sunset off the porch was breath taking over the marsh. Would recommend this condo to anyone.

Chris & Linda

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great time away

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. The villa fit our family well and the owners were great to work with.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very clean! Great space for the price!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time staying at the Spencer's vacation home! We were very impressed with the cleanliness. Such a perfect space for the price and we hope to rent again with them. They make it such a easy hassle free process for renting. I would recommend this space to anyone!! 5 stars!!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Very clean and spacious!

  • 5 of 5

This villa is great! Plenty of room for four people. One of the cleanest rentals I have ever stayed in. The location and beach access couldn't be better. The owners are so nice and pleasant to talk to. Hope to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This rental was perfectly located on the island, and had everything needed to make for a very comfor

  • 5 of 5

This property was an excellent choice for our long weekend on Fripp Island. It is nicely decorated and has everything needed for a comfortable stay. Peggy is an exceptional host who provides additional island information and is super speedy with all correspondence.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Savannah, GA
Nearest Point of Interest

Our villa is conveniently located in the middle of the island, just across from the Beach Club with its restaurant, bar, food court, shops, and swimming pools. Our location allows for convenient bike rides to either end of the island. Beaufort is a historic city well worth exploring, as is Hunting Island State park.

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Rates & Availability

Fripp Island Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring
Mar 4 2017 - May 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$160
$950
$2,400
 
 
Summer
May 27 2017 - Sep 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
$190
$1,200
$4,800
 
 
Fall
Sep 9 2017 - Dec 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
$160
$950
$2,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $60

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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