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TUCKED AWAY. 1/2 block from shops, restaurants and bars.1block to beach.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Folly Beach/Downstairs Unit/1 Bedroom/1 Bath/Sleeps 4/Pet Friendly/Fenced yard

Location is key and this rental is perfectly located to easily walk to all things Folly! Once you park your car there will be no need to get back in it, unless you are leaving the Island. Described as a 1 bedroom, this rental actually can sleep 4 with the addition of a quiet sleeping nook that hosts a full bed. Great for small families on a budget or couple's retreat! Pictures do not do this rental justice as it is much larger then it appears. Open, airy living area that comfortably seats 4 along with dining inside. Fully appointed kitchen with everything you need to stay in and prepare a meal. Comcast cable, flat screen TV in living room, additional TV in Queen bedroom. Covered Shaded porch outside with dining table and seating. Fenced in yard. Outdoor shower with hot/cold water. 1/2 block from Restaurants, Bars, Shops, Grocery and 2 blocks back from the beach. Beach Cart, 2 Beach Chairs provided. This rental is not a single family home but a downstairs, ground level apartment.

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS THE DOWNSTAIRS GROUND LEVEL UNIT OF A TWO STORY HOME. While it is not a basement...it is on the first floor and you will hear some foot traffic above. The above space is lived in full time by a family of 4. The upstairs unit uses the back entrance and Tucked Away uses the front. Please also note that all parking out front is owned by the city of Folly Beach. We can not guarantee parking directly in front of the unit although there usually is ample space. The City of Folly Beach owns all easements. You are allowed to park anywhere on Folly as long as you are parallel to the flow of traffic, all four tires off the road, not blocking a driveway or fire hydrant.

WE ARE PET FRIENDLY, HOWEVER WE HAVE A LIMIT OF JUST TWO PETS. OUR PET FEE IS $50 PER PET. IF WANTING TO BRING YOUR PET, PLEASE CONTACT US PRIOR ABOUT SIZE AND BREED BEFORE BOOKING. PLEASE ALSO KNOW YOUR PET AND THEIR ANXIETY LEVEL WHEN LEFT ALONE. PLEASE DO NOT BRING YOUR PET IF IT BARKS OR WHINES INCESSANTLY WHEN LEFT UNATTENDED INSIDE OR OUT. WE ARE DOG OWNERS AND AS DOG OWNERS YOU KNOW YOUR DOGS PERSONALITY AND BEHAVIOR. DOGS BARKING TO ALERT IS ONE THING...SEPARATION ANXIETY IS ANOTHER. WE DO HAVE NEIGHBORS AND THIS IS AN APARTMENT WITHIN A HOME. EVEN IF PET IS CRATED...WE CAN NOT HAVE IT CONTINUOUSLY BARKING. IT'S NOT GOOD FOR YOUR PET AND IT'S NOT GOOD FOR OTHER GUESTS. WE APPRECIATE YOUR HELP IN KEEPING THIS A PET FRIENDLY. RENTAL. IF YOU DO HAVE MULTIPLE PETS THAT YOU WOULD LIKE TO BRING, WE MANAGE A WONDERFUL SINGLE FAMILY HOME WITH A HUGE FENCED IN BACK YARD THAT IS VERY PRIVATE AND WOULD OFFER A RELAXING RETREAT FOR DOGS AND OWNERS.

More Details

Property Manager
Dianne Ray
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2017

About Dianne Ray

Michael grew up in Charleston and always looked forward to family vacations spent on Folly. He went off to Clemson for his College years and there he was blessed in finding me, his wife Dianne:) Ever his dream to permanently live on Folly, he found the perfect home in 2007. With his 2 children and wife in tow, we descended upon the wonderful community of Folly Beach and count our blessings each and everyday! Michael grew up navigating the local, sometimes tricky waters and decided to get his Captain's license, so that he could share the beauty of the Lowcountry with others. Broker's license, Captain's license, Surfer and Stand-Up Paddle Boarding, Miguel is the man to answer any of your Folly Beach needs!

Dianne Ray purchased this bungalow in 2007

Why Dianne Ray chose Charleston Area

We love this home as it is central to all the fun and excitement of Folly, but yet is Tucked back in the trees, shaded and secluded. It's sincerely one of the better locations, if you want to walk everywhere and yet also have a space to escape.

What makes this bungalow unique

Shade, Privacy, Location, Location, Location:) Spacious! Very Clean!! Pictures can't do it justice. Has everything you need to enjoy your time comfortably on Folly Beach!

Amenities

Folly Beach Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower , Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Separate Nook - 1 double
  • Queen bed with large closet and ceiling fan.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is a separate nook off of the living area with a full bed. This rental is not free standing. It is the ground level rental of a permanent residence upstairs. The rental has the privacy of the front yard while the upstairs has access from the back yard.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(46 traveler reviews)

TUCKED AWAY. 1/2 block from shops, restaurants and bars.1block to beach.
average rating of 4.7608695 based on 46 reviews
5

Cozy, clean, and charming. Super close to everything at the heart of Folly!

  • 5 of 5

This was the first time I'd been out of town alone with my two adolescent kids in a few years and, to be honest, I was a little nervous about us all getting along well enough to really enjoy the trip...but, we had a *great* time! There was so much to love about staying at Tucked Away...it was a perfect little home base for our Spring Break trip. Many wonderful memories of walks and fishing and swimming in the ocean even though it was too cold. Thank you so much for creating and sharing this small bit of Folly with us. We're gonna try to come back!

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Nice and Cozy and Close to the Action on Folly!

  • 5 of 5

My mother and I loved this cute little apartment. It was decorated like you would expect a beach home to be and was very spacious and cozy! The only thing we had trouble with was the living room television set. It kept turning itself down to zero, so the volume would never stay up to be able to watch TV. It didn't bother us much since we were there for a short period of time. The walk to the beach is a short walk and you are right next to all of the fun things to do on Center Street. We would highly recommend this rental and will be back to stay here in the future!

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We had NO idea the TV was doing that Megan! Thanks for letting us know. Must have gotten a power surge of some sort. We immediately replaced it with a much larger, 50 inch, smart flat screen TV. Much better viewing and sound now:) Glad you enjoyed the accommodations and location.
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5

Loved It!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time at Folly Beach. The rental is very clean, well organized and we loved the decor. It was plenty of room for the two of us. It's very conveniently located to the shops, restaurants, Bert's and the beach. Hope to stay there again.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Clean and convenient

  • 5 of 5

Great location to beach and restaurants. Very convenient for dogs as there is a fenced in yard. More spacious than pictures show. Clean and adequate supplies. Didnt realize there was no washer and dryer, so plan accordingly. Would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Unfortunately we are unable to supply a washer/dryer for this rental, however Folly Beach has a wonderful coin laundry mat located on W Hudson Ave, just down the street. It has A/C and wifi which is a nice bonus, very clean and convenient.
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5

tucked away

  • 5 of 5

clean, neat, spacious, friendly landlord. super close to the beach, private and we were able to bring our buddy, our 14 yr old dog- in other words it is perfect. we will be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Cozy home away from home

  • 4 of 5

I love the location of this place, just steps away from all the shops and restaurants, and only two blocks from the beach. I parked my car and walked everywhere for the whole weekend.

There is a separate bedroom and a cute little sleeping nook off the living area. There is also a cute outside sitting/eating area and a small fenced in yard for your pets. My dog loved being so close to the beach, and sitting outside watching the world go by.

You do need to be aware that this is the ground floor of a house, and the family lives upstairs. There is some noise from above, but certainly no more than if you were at a hotel, with people in rooms above you. It is far better than a hotel. Room to relax and stretch out. Cute beachy décor, too.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: This rental is in a prime location...close to EVERYTHING but tucked back in the shade of the trees...offering a little retreat. We do try to advertise this rental as honestly as possible. It is a downstairs of a two story home. We have done our best to cut down on noise, insulation and rugs on upstairs hard wood floors, however you will still hear foot traffic. With the home being divided into livable sections, we have been able to offer an affordable alternative for guests visiting the area. We also supply two dorm room sound machines that supply white noise and a box fan that is also great for white noise...just in case you are a light sleepers. Offering clean and comfortable accommodations, an outdoor covered sitting area, wonderful hot/cold outdoor shower after long days on the beach, wifi, two tv's with comcast cable, and a location that could not be more convenient. It's our opportunity to share a bit of our piece of the edge of America with others and we wouldn't have it any other way. We hope all feel welcomed and invited while here and always try and make ourselves available if needed, while still offering a private experience.
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Map

1/2 block from bars and restaurants and 1 block from beach and fishing pier.

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Rates & Availability

Folly Beach Bungalow Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring Fling
Apr 1 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$169
From
$189
Fri,Sat
$934
 
 
Summer Sun
May 26 2017 - Aug 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$212
From
$237
Thu,Fri,Sat
$1,275
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$169
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%

Maximum Occupancy is 4 people unless discussed prior to renting.
Must be 25 or older unless discussed prior to renting.
Credit Cards accepted with a 3% processing fee.
Pets accepted with a 50 fee per animal.
Check In is 3 PM. Check Out is 11 AM unless discussed prior to arrival.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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