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Captivating 1BR Mount Pleasant Cottage in The Old Village w/Wifi & Private Porch Overlooking Shem Creek Marsh - Steps from Boating, Great Dining, Bars, Shopping & Much More!

Bedrooms 1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Nestled on Shem Creek marsh in Charleston’s historic Old Village is this charming Mount Pleasant vacation rental cottage. Boasting beautiful sunsets over the creek, plus convenience to local attractions, this cottage will serve as your ultimate home base for exploring The Old Village and everything the Charleston area has to offer!

Featuring 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, and enough room to comfortably sleep 2 guests, this delightful residence is the perfect accommodation choice for couples out for a romantic South Carolina getaway. You’ll feel right at home the moment you step inside the cottage’s beautifully appointed interior, adorned with nautical-inspired decor, tasteful furnishings, and an abundance of glorious natural light flooding through the several large windows, creating a truly aesthetically pleasing atmosphere for your vacation.

All the amenities you need to feel as relaxed as possible are here, including in-unit laundry machines, ceiling fans, 2 large flat screen TVs (57-inch and 40-inch) with internet access for your entertainment, and a full kitchen, equipped with all the essential cooking appliances. You can also whip up some tasty barbeque on the propane grill located out on the porch, where you can admire the mesmerizing scenery overlooking Shem Creek - the sunsets here will absolutely take your breath away!

From this wonderful property, you’ll be mere steps from a wide variety of exciting attractions, from boating and great eating to shopping and fun nights out at bars on the creek. So much is within walking distance! There are dry stacks and marinas near the house, making this area a true sportsman's paradise. For a leisurely activity, simply lay on the beach at Sullivan’s Island, situated just a few minutes from the cottage.

Kayak rentals are just 100 yards away, Big Boat rentals can be found within 1 mile, and pristine fishing can be accessed practically right outside the cottage’s back door. If you’re in the mood for some retail therapy, you’ll find excellent shopping only a half a mile away. No matter what season you plan to visit Charleston’s Old Village area, you won’t be disappointed - reserve this incredible Mount Pleasant vacation rental cottage today for a trip you won’t forget anytime soon!

Key Residence Features:

- Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, in-unit washer/dryer, propane grill, ceiling fans, 2 large flat screen TVs, wireless internet access, and a private porch with stunning views

- Phenomenal location! Situated in The Old Village on Shem Creek marsh with mesmerizing views and dazzling sunsets!

- Easy access to boating, restaurants, great shopping, bars, beaches, and numerous other attractions

Bedroom Configuration:

- Master Bedroom: Queen-sized Bed


- No smoking

- No pets allowed

- Must be at least 25 years old to book

- Additional fees and taxes may apply


More Details

Property Manager
Owner / Property Manager
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About Owner / Property Manager

Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for travelers. Our dedicated Travel Advisor Team is available 7 days a week and our simple online reservation system allows you to book securely with a credit card! Please feel free to call us at 1.877.818.1013.


Old Village House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Master Bedroom
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(31 traveler reviews)

Captivating 1BR Mount Pleasant Cottage in The Old Village w/Wifi & Private Porch Overlooking Shem Creek Marsh - Steps from Boating, Great Dining, Bars, Shopping & Much More!
average rating of 4.774194 based on 31 reviews

We loved "coming home" to this each night

  • 4 of 5

This was a great location. Minutes from the beach, downtown and plenty of local flavor to choose from.

The cottage is furnished nicely. Comfortable. Nice wood floors, leather furniture and decor

Great mattress helps when you're away from your own bed!

Felt at home.

Owner called us direct to say house keepers were done and we could check in a bit early, shared some local favorites and encouraged us to call with questions.

Thanks for a warm welcome!!☀

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location convenient to everything. Cottage may be small, but very open and well appointed and feels bigger. Grab a cocktail and watch the boats on Shem Creek as the sun sets. Will definitely be going back.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice little place

  • 5 of 5

This is a really nice rental in a perfect location. Easy walks to Shem Creek restaurants and Old Village of Mt Pleasant. Easy drives to Charleston, Sullivan's Island and Isle of Palms. While nicely furnished and fitted out the unit is small. We were ready for this but don't expect to spread out. Everything is compact. The deck is a great addition with really nice views. While proximity to the Shem Creek bars and restaurants is a plus it also means that the live music can be heard fairly well, even inside the unit. Didn't bother me but something to consider. Overall, we really enjoyed our stay and would rent this unit again.

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect halfway point between downtown and awesome beaches

  • 4 of 5

The house is great for a couple (it's pretty small) wanting to check out a little of a lot in and around Charelston. Driving downtown is about 8 min away and another 8 minutes from Sullivan's Island (one of the best beaches around Charleston and the whole South East, frankly. Sullivan's is a quaint beach town with great food and cute little boutique stores. It's a nice balance to Charleston's more lively, glam downtown.) This house is located right on Shem Creek, so it's really close to lots of laid back, beachy style restaurants (all within walking distance). The neighborhood where the house is located is one of the most coveted in the Charleston area, which is called Old Village Mount Pleasant. It's absolutely beautiful - a quaint historic village with gigantic live oaks and gorgeous historic homes, some vast, some tiny and adorable. A must see in the neighborhood are the village shops, and the Old Village Post House Inn, which has posh vibe, good drinks and good oysters.

For a bit of adventure close to the house, check out Coastal Explorations. It's a kayak tour company a few blocks away, and offers tons of really cool tours for all adventure levels - from an easy kayak tour on Shem Creek where you learn about tons of wildlife (perfect for families with little ones) to a more adventuresome day long kayak tour starting in a national park to a historic plantation or camping destination. Their staff will create an awesome adventure for whatever you're looking for.

All and all, the house is pretty great for it's location. I think there are squirrels living in one of the walls, which isn't terrible by any means. It just freaked us out for a moment. But it was winter when we were there and they were probably looking for some coverage. Not a deal breaker.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location, location, location!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage, in the perfect spot. Unfortunately, the weather was quite cool so we did not get to enjoy the porch. Cottage is quite private though in a neighborhood. We would highly recommend this cottage.

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This little gem is the perfect getaway. Cheerful inside and out, private, and only 10 minutes from downtown Charleston. Still dreaming of that beautiful marsh view and intend to return.

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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