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'Sounds of the Sea' Oceanfront Condominium

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

January 2015-New Granite Counter Top, New Furniture in all the rooms, New Paint & carpet through out the whole Condo!! See Updated Pics..... Our Prices are all Inclusive, NO hidden fees or extras. Everything is included taxes, cleaning & linens.

Our first floor, ocean front condominium is located on the quiet north end of Ocean Boulevard. With it's high rise restrictions, low density occupancy, and family-friendly environment, Surfside Beach seems plucked out of years past. It's the perfect place for a family vacation yet just a short drive away from the hustle and bustle of Myrtle Beach. For historic or cultural adventures, storybook old south plantations, enchanting Charleston, charming Georgetown, world famous Brookgreen Gardens or Huntington Beach Park and Wildlife Reserve are all within easy day trip reach. From world class golf to live theater, from NASCAR Motor Speedway to outlet malls, from pirates' coves to nature trails, there's sure to be something for everyone.

Savor mouthwatering delicacies from the abundance of freshly prepared seafood at Murrell's Inlet restaurants, the State's seafood capital, or enjoy your own recipes prepared in the fully equiped kitchen. Surfside Beach boasts 43 restaurants, many within walking distance.

Whether your ideal vacation is active sports, relaxing in the sun and surf, or exploring history and nature, Windhaven 101 has it all. For a brisk seaside walk or a quick dip in the ocean, beach access is just a few steps outside our door with a raised walkway across the dunes. Be our guests and enjoy your home away from home.

Keywords: Oceanfront, Surfside, beach vacation rental, Windhaven, Condo, 3 bedroom, 2 baths, discounted rates, summer special

More Details

Owner
Gene & Kelley Clark
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 18, 2017

About Gene & Kelley Clark

Trying to enjoy the second half of our lives as all 3 of our girls are in College. Never a bad day being on the beach........

Gene & Kelley Clark purchased this condo in 2014

Why Gene & Kelley Clark chose Grand Strand - Myrtle Beach Area

We grew up visiting Surfside Beach during our Family summer vacations. This has always been a special place to visit, it has been a dream of ours to own property on the beach. We hope you will enjoy your stay as much as we do.

We will be doing some major upgrades starting in December to the entire Unit. We will update this site with NEW pics once all the work has been finished!!

What makes this condo unique

When we visit Windhaven 101, we cannot wait to fall asleep to the soothing sounds of waves crashing on the shore. And there are few pleasures greater than sipping morning coffee on the balcony while watching the sun rise or enjoying a family meal while fragrant sea breezes waft gently through the condo. From the moment you enter the unit, you are at the beach with oceanfront views all around!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Arrived Saturday to a glorious day - sunny and ocean temp warm enought to walk right in. Our daughter and her companion joined us the first week. We cooked on the bbq three times that week. We also had the pleasure of visiting with his sister and her husband who live in the areal. We had a fabulous day Friday - their last - and they left Saturday. We had a quieter second week with some cloudy, windy days, during which we entertained ourselves by reading, movies, shopping, etc. Friday (19th) our last day was a beautiful, sunny day spent by the pool. Two weeks have flown by and it's home tomorrow. We found the condo to be very comfortable and clean with everything we needed. We look forward to returning in the future!
Oct 2013
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Amenities

Surfside Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Two full bathrooms, the one in the master bedroom is a brand new stand alone glass shower. The other has a updated tub/shower enclosure. Larger bathroom includes laundry closet. All updated vanities and flooring.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (3) Three queen beds available in bedrooms., (1) Very comfortable, easy to use, roll-away, inflatable bed available for use in the living room.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach chairs and beach umbrellas are available to rent at Sea Star Rentals if needed. Contact Number 843-651-1000, let them Know you are staying at Windhaven and they will work out a great deal for you. Ask for Lauren or Caroline.

Reviews

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'Sounds of the Sea' Oceanfront Condominium
average rating of 4.8139534 based on 53 reviews
5

Overall everything was great. We didn't have any issues and everything was exactly like the pictures

  • 5 of 5

Was a great place to stay. Away from all the crowds and a very family friendly place. We never had any problems. The owners were great and very quick to respond to any questions we had.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello, We are glad you had a great time at the condo. You guys were very easy to deal with as well. We also feel it is a very Family Friendly Beach! Hope we can be of help next time when you are looking for your vacation! Talk to you soon. Gene & Kelley
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Boston,MA
5

Great place, beach, community

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for a week with my wife and 2 year old, opted for an extra bedroom (3) for local friends to stay or have a room for their kids to nap...glad we did. Beautiful place, just as the pics show- updated and tasteful, clean, comfy. Great views from nearly every room, truly "sounds of the sea" as we kept the door open at night and fell asleep to the ocean. Coffee on the balcony was memorable each morning and a great spot to soak in the sun while the kid was napping. Also set up the tent and chairs on the beach and could see from The condo, pretty cool...so close. Very glad we did not stay in ocean lakes, too many rules (parking included- daily fees) and crowded with RV's (about a half mile away). We heard the sliding doors shutting in other condos and light footsteps here and there- but honestly nothing I wouldn't expect having lived in apartments- not an annoyance. The owners were super responsive and great to work with, peace of mind with their straight forward and simple pricing (no hidden and all inclusive). Loved the community, definitely family friendly and cute shops and restaurants within walking. 5 minutes to grocery including Lowes foods, for those seeking organic options (hard to find in SC!). Would recommend and stay again!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: John, Glad you guys had a great stay! I know it was up in the air with Irma but Thankfully it all worked out. We feel the same way about Surfside, it is great community. Everything is close by and hard to beat the beaches. It was very nice working with you guys. Hopefully we can do it again in the near future. Thanks again for the kind words! Gene & Kelley
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Love Surfside Beach area!!!

  • 4 of 5

I loved the rental area. The house was very nice and spacious enough for six although the advertisement said it sleeps eight. There was a cot of some sort in a bedroom closet, however, it looked a little cumbersome to me. The accessibility to the beach was perfect! I was most disappointed that when we arrived, the house had not been cleaned and prepped for our arrival. Unfortunately we had to wait a couple of hours before we could really get comfortable. I contacted the owner who got on this right away. The owner, cleaning and linen ppl were all nice and apologetic. It would have been nice if the owner offered some kind of compensation for our inconvenience. I tend to have a forgiving spirit as I realize mistakes do happen. But.....

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you guys liked Surfside Beach, we feel it is one of the best beaches in SC. Again we are so sorry on the cleaning, our cleaning crew takes pride in having things done right and on time. This is why we have stayed with them for the past few years. They literally had this down to clean for the next day and felt horrible about this. This is the only time in 4 years that this has occurred. I know we jumped on it right away but hate that it happened. I was worried as we were getting on a flight but knew they would take care of it. If you want to rent this condo from us again we will offer you a discount for the hassle of not having this done prior. We would of course work with you on that!!
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Carroll, Iowa
5

Perfect Relaxing Stay

  • 5 of 5

I can not say enough about Windhaven! It was by far the most relaxing vacation we have had yet. Once we were able to unwind from the hustle of daily life we did not want to leave!! You are definitely able to forget about all the craziness at home!!

The other reviews are very on target. Gene was very prompt in responding to any questions. The condo is very clean and nicely decorated. Surfside Beach is very family friendly and not as busy as the Myrtle Beach area but still close enough to engage in any activity you wish.

I highly recommend to anyone!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So Glad you guys had a great vacation! It was a pleasure working with you guys. We look forward to staying in Surfside because of exactly what you stated. It is a very friendly family oriented Beach and very relaxing. Thanks for the kind words about the condo as we try very hard to keep this up to a standard where everyone can just get there and not worry about anything else. Looking forward to working with you guys again! Gene & Kelley
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5

Condo was clean, nicely stocked and pictures show it exactly !

  • 5 of 5

Even though the building is a little older, this unit was nicely decorated, clean and had everything our family needed for our stay. The beach was easily accessible and where this unit is located, the each did not get overly crowded! We would recommend this unit to anyone!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lincolnton, Georgia
5

Best Vacation ever

  • 5 of 5

Your condo was absolutely perfect! Thank you so much for sharing this Gem with us. Surfside has always been our favorite vacation spot but this was our first oceanfront Condo. The views were exactly as you described. We had everything we needed and if we didn't you made sure we had it within the hour. Thanks again Gene and Kelley. It was a pleasure working with you and making this our best vacation yet.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the kind words! We feel the same way about the condo and Surfside. We really try to make this a great vacation as we feel it should be a seamless transaction. You guys were great to work with and we look forward to working with you again! It was a real pleasure getting to know you guys and making this all work. Talk to you soon. Gene & kelley
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Surfside Beach
"One of the best segments of the Myrtle Beach Grand Strand with low density housing so you'll..."
Dagwood's Deli & Sports Bar
"You cannot beat the salads! Outdoor dining is the best."
Bubba's Fish Shack
"Great value when you are hungry. Offers all the standard local fish dishes."
Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Myrtle Beach
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
US 17 By-Pass
Nearest Beach
Surfside Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Surfside Pier
Car: recommended

The Myrtle Beach Grand Strand area sports a variety of leisure activities including live theater and musical reviews, dancing venues, and sporting options. Over 200 golf courses, most open to the public ensure a challenge for everyone. And every type of shopping abounds.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Our fees Include Departure cleaning plus bed and bath linens. NO Hidden fees!

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

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.