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Captains Quarters on the Water: Incredible Views and Fantastic Location!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps 6

Shelter Cove Harbor villa at Captains Quarters. One of the closest villas to the water. Incredible view of the Broad Creek and entrance to the Shelter Cove Harbor. Views are great from the inside through floor to ceiling windows or sliding glass doors that lead out to two balconies. One balcony from the Master Bedroom and the other from the Living/Dining area. It is rare to have such an incredible view from a first floor villa. Being on the first floor this close to the water feels like being on a houseboat without the sea sickness. Watch the sea life from the villa, like dolphins, sea otters, sea gulls, egrets and pelicans just to name a few. Or watch people entering or exiting the harbor on water craft ranging from sea kayaks to luxury yachts. Shelter Cove is a Mediterranean-style village on the harbor with a great variety of restaurants and shops all within walking distance. Shelter Cove is also a part of Palmetto Dunes with full access all of it's amenities and beaches.

Location, Location, Location: Shelter Cove is located in the Palmetto Dunes Resort. Palmetto Dunes Resort is rated one of the top family vacation destinations in the US. The resort has three miles of beautiful wide sandy beaches, world class golf courses and tennis courts and miles of shady bike paths under Spanish moss draped century old oak trees. Shelter Cove is a small Mediterranean style village with numerous restaurants and shops. Enjoy Mexican food and drink one night, then French the next or Italian or fresh local seafood. All have indoor and outdoor dining and many offer live music. All within walking distance along the beautiful harbor. Shelter Cove also has on site harbor master to assist booking boating or fishing trips and on site adventure company for kayaking and eco trips.

View, View, View: Wow. As soon as you open the front door, you are drawn to the view thru two large sets of floor to ceiling windows in the living room. The beautiful blue water seems to flow right up to the windows. At first you may not notice the fully renovated villa with the fully equipped kitchen to your left or the large master bedroom with king bed to the right. You are just drawn to the water. You then notice the dining area to the left of the living room with sliding glass doors out to the covered balcony even closer to the water. Slide open the door, walk to the railing and just soak it all in. Take your time, have a seat, unpacking can wait. It is truly amazing. You will never be this close to the water in a villa on the beach. The beaches are great and you can spend as much time there as you like, but the view here along with the peacefulness of the calm water and quite surroundings is truly special.

More Details

Owner
Keith Goss
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About Keith Goss

I'm a pharmacist in northeast georgia. Married to my wife Linda, a nurse, for 27 years. We have two boys, Tyler 23 and Tanner 18. We have owned and managed this property since 2010. We also own and manage a beachfront villa in Hilton Head and a cabin in Helen, GA.

Keith Goss purchased this villa in 2010

Amenities

Hilton Head Island Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Dual Sinks
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Gated Community
  • Patio
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Two internet connected Blu-Ray players. One in living room and one in master bedroom. Both allow you to play DVD's and Blu-Ray disks on the connected high definition TV's. Both are also internet connected to allow downloads of movies and TV shows. They also allow you to listen to Pandora internet radio.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(38 traveler reviews)

Captains Quarters on the Water: Incredible Views and Fantastic Location!
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 38 reviews
Columbus, OH
5

Another wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

Perfect condo with beautiful views. Don't need a TV. Look out the panoramic windows for your entertainment. Well maintained, clean, lovely furniture - everything you need for a great getaway. We've been staying in this unit since 2011 (once or twice a year) and have no desire to stay anywhere else. Keith and Linda are delightful!

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location and layout but the condo was in need of a thorough cleaning: incl. furniture/carpets

  • 3 of 5

Enjoyed the location but would not rent again due to lack of cleanliness, and the poor condition of the bed and carpets in the master. Very disappointing especially given the rave reviews we read on your site.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sorry to hear after your stay that the villa was not up to your standards. I would have gladly attempted to improve the condition at the beginning of your stay if I had been notified. I will say though that my wife and I personally inspected the villa before your stay and we found it to be clean. The carpet is probably due for a deep clean, but it was well vacuumed. The pillowtop mattress is softer than some people prefer, but others love it.
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5

very nice property-absolutely stunning location

  • 5 of 5

mid island location, very convenient to shopping, dining and the ocean beach. Lots of wildlife and interesting things to do in addition to golfing in the golf mecca of the US.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Union, KY
5

We enjoyed our 5 week stay in this lovely unit. The condo met our needs perfectly.

  • 5 of 5

The condo has a beautiful location-adjacent to the Shelter Cove marina on the Broad Creek marsh. It has views of both the marina and the sound where we watched the tides and boats go in and out along with the wildlife. The area was quiet and convenient. Daily we would walk through the marina and took advantage of the many shops and restaurants there. We also waked to the other areas of Shelter Cove frequently. With Hilton Head's comprehensive system of paved pathways, getting around by foot was a breeze. If we had wanted to, we could have rented bicycles from the rental company adjacent to the condo's parking lot.

The Shelter Cove area is located about mid-island so it convenient to all the restaurants, shopping and golf courses on Hilton Head.

The rental unit itself is thoughtfully furnished. We found the bed in the master bedroom very cozy and our guests said their bed was comfortable as well. The double sinks in the master bath made getting ready in the morning easier. The kitchen is packed with utensils, pots and pans, and dishes, all conveniently organized. Although we didn't eat in much, when we did it was easy. The living/dining areas are comfortable.

Before ending these comments, I want to say a word about the owners. They were very responsive before our trip and during our stay. In the second week of our visit, the main TV suddenly stopped working. Within 2 days, the owner drove 2 hours from his home to replace it with a new one. That's service!

We hated to leave our winter get-away but all good things must come to an end. We wouldn't hesitate to rent this unit again.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beauty on the water

  • 5 of 5

Watch water birds, dolphins, pelicans and kayakers from the open view of the living room, dining area, kitchen and master suite in this well appointed villa. It is situated at the mouth of Shelter Cove Marina Harbor and every boat that goes in and out of the harbor cruises past Captain Quarters on the Water. This first floor villa offers easy access to parking, shopping, restaurants and all amenities. The owners are responsive and helpful. There is a large pool and hot tub available for use. Many ammenities in easy walking distance. Fun !!!

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

ginny

  • 5 of 5

Great place to spend a relaxing week. Although hot at this time, plenty to do.. Fireworks every Tuesday == watch from your own patio. Kayaking = biking. And clean clean clean.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Savannah/Hilton Head
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Palmetto Dunes
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
I-95
Nearest Restaurant
30 Metres
Ela's/Bistro 17/San Miguels/Scotts Fish Mkt
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Palmetto Dunes
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Hilton Head 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
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 2 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
 
 
Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 8 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 
 
Fall
Sep 9 2017 - Nov 17 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$850
$2,300
 
 
Holiday
Nov 18 2017 - Jan 5 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$900
$2,200
 
 
Winter
Jan 6 2018 - Mar 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$750
$2,100
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 11.0%

$100 due at booking with remainder due 1 month prior to stay

Owner'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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