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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

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:
July 24, 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:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
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 -
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Captains Quarters on the Water: Incredible Views and Fantastic Location!
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5

Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

The condo was beautiful, and the location was spectacular. We loved it far more at the harbor than being at the beach. The comfortable furniture with seating in front of huge windows made for many relaxing hours watching wildlife, boats and the fireworks right from the comfort of our home for the week. The kitchen had everything you could ever want, and it was nice to have a big washer and dryer to return home with clean clothes. The property was well cared for inside and out, and we definitely feel like we found a place to repeat many more family vacations. We are about to book again for next year! Thanks Keith and Linda!!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

4th time at this unit - better every time!

  • 5 of 5

We cannot say enough good things about this rental. As the title says, this is our fourth stay in the condo and it is always our first choice for our annual trip back to Hilton Head.

The pictures don't capture the beautiful views from nearly every window, the mid-island location is perfect, and the view of the weekly summer fireworks from Shelter Cove is amazing. Five stars are really not enough.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Awesome Villa! Amazing views! Loved walking from the unit along the boardwalk to all the restaurants. Enjoyed morning coffee on the master bedroom porch overlooking the water. Very comfortable and great floor plan! Will definitely book again !

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The only thing good was the view. Dirty~Nasty~Filthy!!!!

  • 1 of 5

I was ready to leave when I checked in. But we did leave early due to the facts: The condo was filthy!!!! You couldn't walk on the floors or your feet would be black. The tile and carpet are so dirty!! The walls are marked, baseboards so dirty, overall if was filthy!!!! The smell in the master bath was so bad I kept the door shut the entire stay. And the shower was dirty; film on the glass doors~Horrible!!! I left my clothes in the suit case, because the master closet was so dirty. Our daughter did the same thing in the second bedroom. I don't know if the sheets had been changed, because I could smell an odor on them. The TV's don't work most of the time. The patio doors are so hard to open and close; plus only someone very strong can lock it. And the silver tracker on the doors are full of dirt!! My husband had to change a few lights, because they were burn out. Others only work on bright!! Under the couch was an inch of not jut dust, dirt. I wonder what the maids really do. I could go on and on, But I will not!! I just know our family will never stay at this place again. BTW~ the condo was cleaner when we left, than when we checked~in. And its a shame because it is a great location with a beautiful view!!!! BTW~ I have pictures of the filth!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! My wife and I have spent the last 2 days, first trying to determine if this was a mistake and then assuming it was after not receiving confirmation from the guest, trying to decide how to respond. We are truly disappointed with their experience. One of the things we tell all of our guests is to notify us immediately if upon arrival or during their stay any problems are found. This guest never contacted us, eventhough they were specifically told we would be in the area ourselves during their stay. We were actually in the villa on the day of their arrival replacing a cable box while the cleaning company was there moping the floor. Nothing like described in the review was observed. That being said we have contacted the owner of the cleaning company who has promised to double their efforts and to check and double check to insure the villa is as clean as possible for every guest. We will not rest until each and every guest is as completely satisfied with their stay as have been 99% of our guests over the past 10 years. Keith and Linda Goss
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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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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:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
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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