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Low Country Serenity at Palm Key -- Escape Your Stresses

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 4 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 4 Baths, (Sleeps 8-16)

Sit on the back veranda and feel your stresses ebb away with the changing tide while enjoying the beautiful views of the Broad River. Launch a kayak from the backyard and experience the picturesque low country tidal marshes and all of the birds and wildlife that call it home. You may even come across a dolphin or two!

The cottage is located within the Palm Key Nature Getaway, a private 350-acre island that hugs the beautiful Broad River. Majestic Live Oaks are scattered throughout the property. Hawks, egrets, ibis, wood storks, herons and eagles are forever present in the skies and marsh. Enjoy the sound of silence.

This four-bedroom cottage features 8 queen-sized beds – 2 beds per bedroom. Each bedroom has its very own en-suite bathroom. Every bedroom also has private access to the back porch or second level deck where you will not want to miss the stunning sun rises that greet you every morning -- worth getting up for! The kitchen is fully equipped for preparing meals and there are two dining room tables to comfortably seat you and your guests.

The cottage is the perfect getaway to reconnect with family and friends without any of the modern day distractions, yet with all of the modern-day amenities. Read a book, play a game or put together a jigsaw puzzle up in the open loft area. Enjoy the sun on the upper deck, or relax in the shade on the front porch or back veranda. Grab a bamboo pole and try your luck fishing in the freshwater pond on the resort property. Go bird watching on the resort’s nature trails.

It's a great location for kayaking in South Carolina’s low-country black water rivers and tidal marshes. It is also a short drive to Historic Beaufort, Savannah, Charleston, Hilton Head, and one of the Nation’s finest beaches at Hunting Island State Park.

The house is located about 25 minutes from Parris Island. Many families have stayed here for their Marine's graduation weekend.

Keywords: Cottage, kayaking, nature, Parris Island Graduation

More Details

Owner
Steve Trischman
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 14, 2017

About Steve Trischman

We are a family that enjoys spending time with each other and friends. We love the outdoors, but we also appreciate comfortable surroundings. Here at Palm Key we can experience the outdoors, each other, and a comfortable, homey place to stay.

Steve Trischman purchased this cottage in 2006

Why Steve Trischman chose South Carolina

We actually rented a cottage at Palm Key to spend time with my brother's family that owned a cottage at Palm Key. We weren't expecting to enjoy it as much so actually rented a house on Fripp Island for a week after our stay at Palm Key. Boy were we wrong! We ended up loving Palm Key so much that we drove back from Fripp Island several times and by the end of the week had decided to design and build our cottage at Palm Key.

What makes this cottage unique

It truly is our 'Escape'. We come to Palm Key to unwind and get away from everything. It is truly the most serene, stressfree environment we have come across. And the sounds and the changing scenery of the marsh are like no other.

Map

Nearest Airport
39 Miles
Savannah
Nearest Train
16 Miles
Amtrak Station, Yemessee
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
I-95
Nearest Beach
36 Miles
Driessen Beach State Park, Hilton Head
Car: necessary

Amenities

Knowles Island Plantation Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • There are 4 bedrooms. Each has 2 Queen size beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing

Reviews

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Low Country Serenity at Palm Key -- Escape Your Stresses
average rating of 4.742857 based on 35 reviews
Nashville TN
5

Quiet - Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We (group of 11) stayed here for our son's Parris Island Recruit Graduation in September 2017. The drive to the Island is very easy and only about 30 minutes. This place is designed very well, everybody had their own part of the house, made for quiet time when needed. It was fun to watch all the wildlife around. A few of our group enjoyed fishing in the large pond on the property. This place is very well stocked in the kitchen and more. Would love to stay here for a week in the future, with nothing but downtime. Nashville TN Guest.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to bring the family !!

  • 5 of 5

Nice place can accomadate a large family.

Will definitely recommend , great owner as well

Very fast responses. Thanks again

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

The BEST VRBO we have ever stayed in

  • 5 of 5

This house was exactly as described. Well situated on the marsh with a beautiful view. All rooms and kitchen very clean. The kitchen was generously stocked with appliances, utensils, and even some paper products. It is a super benefit that towels and linens are included - a big space saver for our short trip to not have to pack those things. My family and I loved staying here. It is maybe 35 minutes to Parris Island and really worked for us. Thank you for making your home available to new US marine families!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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LOVED IT!!

  • 4 of 5

Our stay was 6/8-12/17, we really enjoyed the house. The supplies were plentiful and the house was very roomy. Us city girls were a little scared of the ground crabs (lol). I would definitely stay again if in the area. We stayed here and traveled to Tybee, Savannah, and Charleston. My mom loved fishing in the pond.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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5

Beautiful place and well maintained!

  • 5 of 5

From the first steps inside to the last it was a great place to be. The sunrises were wonderful. It was quiet and serene, but we had enough space that we could all sit around and play games and chat. Plenty of room for meals too! Wouldn't hesitate to recommend this home or stay there again!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hampton, FL, USA
5

Lovely Cottage in a Lovely Area

  • 5 of 5

This is our second year staying in this community. It is such a peaceful place. The cottages are clean and comfortable. My ladies love the time we get to spend here. Steve is a great host, very helpful.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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