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This one is called the BeachShack www.therathershacks.com

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

About the property

2 BR 1.5 Bath CUTE CUTE CUTE

We named it the RATHERSHACK because you'd rather be here than anyplace else in the world. We are 'second row' from the beach - which means a 45 second walk for you slow pokes, or 30 seconds for the average beach bum. The cottage we are advertising and scheduling here is the 2 BR 1.5 bath, this one is called the BeachShack. Lots of charm and beach feel decor at no extra charge as this unit has all new beach-style furnishings, flooring, paint, new roof, and new air conditioning installed. All cottages have open floor plans for casual gatherings after your day at the beach. This Unit has a fully stocked kitchen utensils etc with microwave and dishwasher. The 2 BR features a large master with a queen bed and the second bedroom has a full bed, plenty of changing room. Super clean no allergens pet dander etc as we do not allow pets. Units have cable TV and WIFI. Off Street parking for 1 vehicles included. . Gas grill on site available for you grill masters out there. Riding bikes is one of our favorite things to do around around here, and look at all the sugar shacks, moderate homes, and homemade fishing piers plopped right next to the occasional McMansion. Architectural variety on every block. Folly Beach makes no judgment on who you are or where you come from...just bring your flip flops and come as you are.


Property Manager
KATHERINE GRIMES
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 22, 2017

About KATHERINE GRIMES

We met in the cold Granite State of New Hampshire, fell in love, sold our houses, threw away the snowshovels, and bought us a perfect shack in paradise. After we fixed her up... you now have the Rathershack in all its glory waiting for you to come and add the next chapter. We thank you in advance for helping us live our dream. We live on site so feel free to stop in for a cold one or advice on where to go hide out, or step out and kick up your dancin shoes. The sign over our door says PARTYville, but more often than not we flip it over so it reads NAPville. Sometimes one leads to the other. You know the drill........

KATHERINE GRIMES purchased this cottage in 2012

Why KATHERINE GRIMES chose Charleston Area

We bought this place to live the simple life in a beach town, and have family and friends visit. Plus, wouldn't you rather deal with an owner who lives on site and is totally psyched to be here and have YOU as our guest.

We also 5 other cottages to pick from, Go to HomeAway.com and check them out:

RatherShacks -

3671707 RoofShack 2 bedroom 1 bath

3876249 ChillShack 1 bedroom 1 bath

3948147 TinyShack 1 bedroom 1 bath (Tiny)

3948148 SurfShack 2 bedroom 2 bath

4086494 SandShack 2 bedroom 1 bath (not posted yet to HomeAway) but you can view on our web site RatherShacks

What makes this cottage unique

All bars on Folly Beach are within walking distance. Plus the house was pink...and we decided to keep the color.

Amenities

Folly Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Weekly rentals go from Saturday check-in 4:00pm to the following Saturday check-out by 10am. No pets. No smoking. No exceptions. Additional Charges include Cleaning/Linen fee $125.00. Folly Beach City Accommodation Tax 12.5% added to lease amount.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(29 traveler reviews)

This one is called the BeachShack www.therathershacks.com
average rating of 4.827586 based on 29 reviews
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I absolutely loved this perfect beach shack. Beautiful fun and colorful décor. Clean and crisp in every detail. Great location and very attentive owners. Look forward to my next visit to Folly to stay in the comfy shack!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My heart explodes when I think of our time at the Beach Shack! My husband and I stayed with our 3 1/2 year old daughter. it couldn't have been more perfect for our family. Close enough to the beach to run back to the house for unexpected potty breaks. Quaint and yet open and spacious enough to not feel at all crowded. Beautifully decorated and very clean. I thought the bedroom being so close to the road would make it hard to sleep but I was never once awaken by the cars going by. My daughter loved the gorgeous murals painted on the cottages. Bribing her with the turtle and mermaid were sometimes the only way we could pry her away from the beach. I loved having the property owners so close by. Katherine personally inspects the property before you arrive and takes notes about anything that might be missing or you may need. She was happy to make suggestions on places to visit and eat. I've stayed at beach homes managed by big companies and the lack of compassion for the guests and genuine care for the property is awful. The owners love and care for this property and sincerely want you to love it as much as they do. The only negative thing I can say is that I couldn't find any measuring spoons and had to eyeball our morning coffee. ;) I'm sure there were measuring spoons at some point that disappeared. I pray we get to come back and stay again one day!

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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West Chester, OH
5

Beautiful Place, Beautiful Beach!

  • 5 of 5

This is the cutest beach cottage, and it was the perfect size for two adults and two small children. The décor was beautiful -- the rental was exactly as described/pictured. Our boys had a blast at the beach and we will be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brentwood, TN USA
5

Comfy and close to beach

  • 5 of 5

My 2 sisters and I stayed at the Beachshack for a "sister vacation." We could not have asked for a more comfortable relaxing get away which was also a very brief walk to the beach and close to town. Katherine was an excellent host!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing find

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful cosy home from home .. 5 stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Enjoyable Stay

  • 4 of 5

As a Family, we immensely enjoyed our stay at Sam and Katherine's vacation home. The kitchen was very well equipped and enabled us to have fine dinners in the houses with our other Family members. The place was very clean along with the towels and chairs for the beach. The closeness to the beach, restaurants and shopping area was very well received by all. Should we have another Family Reunion at Folly Beach, we would certainly pursue their accommodations as our destination point.

Ralph & Janet

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Charleston
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Snapper Jacks
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
James Island
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
Hwy 26
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Taco Boy
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Folly Beach
Car: not necessary

We at the Rathershacks love the laid back feeling that Folly Beach has to offer. There are 15 bars/restaurants, Berts 24-hour grocery store (beer and eggs at 3am!), paddle boarding, kayak, boat rentals, bike rentals and Folly Beach Pier all within walking distance. You will be just 15 minutes from beautiful historic downtown Charleston with all of its southern charm, culture, colleges, and a lifetime's worth of award winning bars and restaurants. In 2014 Charleston was voted the number 1 city to visit in the USA by Conde Nast Traveler for the fourth year in a row. Come see why. In addition you can visit the historic plantations and battle grounds of the Lowcountry to get a feel for Charleston in the 1800's. This history stuff is nice but we know you would really rather be back at the Rathershacks on Folly Beach!

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Rates & Availability

Folly Beach Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter rates
Nov 1 2016 - Mar 11 2017
3 night minimum stay
$185
$1,100
$1,500
 
 
Spring Rates
Mar 12 2017 - Apr 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$185
$1,200
 
 
Special rate May
May 1 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$185
$1,200
 
 
Summer 2014
May 27 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,300
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,300
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning/Linen fee $125
Tax Rate 13.5%

THIS UNIT IS ONLY FOR FOUR GUEST!!! FOUR HEARTBEATS! That's it! Don't ask for a 5th heartbeat. EVERY HEARTBEAT COUNTS, babies, kids, adults all have heartbeats! Don't show up with five!!!! You will not be refunded any payment.

We live on property, which means we are here 24/7.

Thank you for understanding our policy.

Call Katherine 843-870-8097 to make all reservations.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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