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Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Just 21 miles from historic Charleston, Kiawah Island is nestled in semi-tropical wilderness, picturesque marshes, and ten miles of wide, unspoiled, golden beaches.

Our NEWLY RENOVATED, lovely villa on the cul-de-sac in Sparrow Pond is conveniently located in West Beach Village with only a five-minute walk to the ocean, private pool, shops, restaurants, tennis courts, bike rental shop, and Cougar Point - one of the five golf courses on the island.

Do not worry about bringing anything but your clothes and food. We provide beach towels and beach chairs too! Bike rentals are available at discounted rates and will be waiting for you as your arrive and picked up after you depart to cruise the beach or the 22+ miles of biking trails around the island. Be sure to make time for sunsets on the beach or perhaps you would prefer our wrap-around deck which lends PRIVACY and encourages quiet downtime.

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More Details

Sandy Meaders
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

About Sandy Meaders

Our family lives in Atlanta where my husband and I attended Atlanta high schools and colleges. Our three girls were all raised in Atlanta attending different colleges in Georgia.

Sandy Meaders purchased this cottage in 1993

Why Sandy Meaders chose Kiawah Island

Our family has grown up visiting this beautiful island and enjoy wonderful memories . My husband proposed to me at Mingo Point in 1987 and our oldest daughter was married at the PGA clubhouse in 2012. Our children continue to spend annual vacations and holidays at Kiawah with us and now we are enjoying it with our grandchildren!!

What makes this cottage unique

Sparrow Pond is the ideal location on Kiawah Island. You can hear the surf from our cottage but have the privacy of the woods. The culdesac is wonderful for having children play without the worry of traffic. The free (for our guests) pool is only a quick 2 minute walk and the beach is only a 5 minute walk. Very safe!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for the wonderful relaxing week at the beach. We have stayed in many beach houses up and down the Atlantic and have decided that Kiawah Island is our favorite. We thoroughly enjoyed the bike paths, wildlife, especially the dolphins! What a treat! The weather was perfect. Enjoyed beach time, toured the sites in Charleston and ate many delicious meals. we had a great dinner at High Cotton for our anniversary and it was truly special. Your home is well appointed and had all the extras to make us feel at home. Thanks again and hope to return soon.
Sep 2012
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West Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Beautiful walk in shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , 3rd bathroom right outside 3rd bedroom.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Beautiful walk-in shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • master bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , with full bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , full bath right outside bedroom
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2)
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Phones (with answering machine in Master), Three TVs, Cable, Two VCRs(one combination DVD player), Cooking Utensils, dishes, cookware provided, FREE community pool, Hair Dryers in all Baths, all linens and towels AND beach towels provided, SECURE internet.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(31 traveler reviews)

average rating of 5.0 based on 37 reviews

Lovely Spring Break 2017 Visit

  • 5 of 5

This is a comfortable home with easy access to the beach and a small pool. While we have been to Kiawah several times, Sandy (the owner) sent lovely suggestions and lots of information that were very helpful. The house is well used, but well loved, and the furnishings are very comfortable, so that laying on the couch to read a book seemed natural - especially with all the natural light! There are some staples in the kitchen (salt and pepper, other spices, etc) and plenty of towels, beach towels and needed sundries like soap and toilet paper. There is also a washer/dryer. All in all, a wonderful, low key place to stay - felt like home! Thank you, Sandy!

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great week at Meaders Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We've spent many vacations in Kiawah over the past 30 years, mostly in Sparrow Pond. This cottage is well-equipped, well-maintained, cheerfully decorated, has comfortable furniture and beds, and is ideally located near the pool and beach. The best place we've ever had on Kiawah. Will do it again...and again.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Marietta, Georgia

Kiawah & Charleston Retreat

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I found this property to be exceptional in every way. The furnishings were not just pretty, they were comfortable especially the beds. We loved how close the walk is to the beach & the pool is very nice. Bohicket Marina is a great place to walk, eat and watch the sunset. You can stay in Kiawah and have everything at your fingertips or drive into Charleston to dine and enjoy a historic carriage ride. We cannot wait to go back! We will stay at 21055 again & again.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Greensboro, Ga

I will rent here everytime!

  • 5 of 5

This property is so comfortable and convenient that i don't want to go anywhere else. It's just the right size and equipped with everything we needed. So comfortable that i felt right at home the minute i walked in!

  • Submitted: May 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Can't Wait to Return!!!!

  • 5 of 5

What a perfect cottage!! It's beautiful with loads of room and everything you could possibly need.

We cooked in and everything we needed was there---also dined out since there were many convenient

choices nearby. Great community close to the beach and biking trails everywhere. Sandy has made sure

we have all the information we need from local activities to what to do in Charleston right at our fingertips.

I can't wait to return and would definitely recommend this cottage to couples or a family. Thank you Meaders.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Tallmadge Ohio

Meaders Cottage is the place to be!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second year staying at Sparrow Pond. We have a family of four including two teens one boy one girl whom each bought along a friend. Your cottage was very spacious and accommodated us all very well. We loved having the extra beach towels for the kids! The amenities were a big help as well. Perfect weather as always! Dined out at CHEZ most delicious and friendly place to eat. Shopped at Fairfield's and farmers market as well. Very friendly people and clean place to be! Thank you Meaders :-D

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
21 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Nearest Golf
Nearest Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Nearest Point of Interest

Nearby Charleston has many places of historical interest


Rates & Availability

West Beach Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May 28 2017 - Aug 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fourth of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Aug 20 2017 - Oct 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
Oct 28 2017 - Mar 2 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 13.0%

Weekly rates are Saturday to Saturday. Some exceptions may apply. Check with owner.
Holiday weeks and special event rates may be increased. Check with owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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