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We call this one the SandShack

Bedrooms 2
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 bedroom 1 bath this one is great for Familys

The cottage we are advertising and scheduling here is the SAND SHACK listing #4086494, and is a 2 BR / 1 bath just an easy 2 minute walk to the beach. It is at ground level and you will be greeted by the Folly Mermaid mural on the wall outside the front door to remind you where you need to be. You will have the biggest yard on our property and it is fully fenced for your exclusive use to hang out and feel the morning sunshine with your coffee, or relax in the shade after a long day in the sun. It has its own outdoor shower to rinse the sand from your toes and the sunscreen from your back. The yard is great for little kids to play in and be fully contained. And.. you’ve got your own gas grill to fire up and feed your brood after a fun-filled day at the beach. Inside there is lots of charm and beach feel decor at no extra charge as this unit has all new beach-style furnishings, and tile floors. The open floor plan to the kitchen is great for for casual gatherings after your day at the beach and has a separate door to access your back yard. A fully stocked kitchen awaits you with all the utensils etc., a full stove, microwave, and dishwasher. This 2 BR features a large master with queen bed, local art work, and shabby chic charm. The second bedroom has 2 twin beds for the kids, or in a pinch you can roll them together for a cozy couple. The bathroom has all new tile and marble custom shower, and a true throne motif in play as you step up to the shower. Super clean no allergens, pet dander etc as we do not allow pets. Cable TV, WIFI , and off street parking for 1 vehicle included. Folly Beach makes no judgment on who you are or where you come from...just bring your flip flops and come as you are. Call me with any and all other questions as we have so much more to offer and tell you about our property.

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Property Manager
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
July 22, 2017


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 apartment 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 and check them out:

RatherShacks -

3478178 BeachShack 2 bedroom 1.5 bath

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

but you can view on our web site RatherShacks

What makes this apartment unique

All bars on Folly Beach are within walking distance.


Folly Beach Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Also has an outdoor rinse off shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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We call this one the SandShack
average rating of 4.8461537 based on 13 reviews

Great place for 4 people. Well cared for. Love yard and beach.

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed staying in the adorable apartment. Everything is practically brand new and very clean. The proximity to the beach is nice and Burt's market is an easy walk. Our host were very attentive. They even helped us in with our bags! Chico Feo restaurant, just 3 blocks away was hard to skip each night. It has lively music, great food, and an awesome in the backyard feel. We saw the fireworks on the beach and loved it!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean and comfortable. Great location!

  • 4 of 5

Cute and cozy apt. One block from the Beach and easy walking distance to shops and restaurants. Would definitely recommend!

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

The sand shack is a piece of heaven!! The owners are awesome and helpful . Can't wait to go back. 10-10 The Reese's

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exactly what I expected

  • 5 of 5

Loved, loved, loved this place. It was exactly as advertised!! We came for a girls trip for Mother's Day and wanted a place that was close to everything in Folly Beach. The place was very clean and decorated beautifully. It was a very short walk to the beach and the restaurants and shops were within a short walking distance. Nice yard for outside eating and grilling if you want. The owners were so very pleasant and helpful. It felt like our own little home. I would definately recommend this place to anyone.

  • Submitted: May 18, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location and accommodations

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at the Sand Shack for a family vacation with our two young boys. The location of this property is so close to the beach and just a short walk to all restaurants. The yard was a wonderful outdoor retreat after returning from the beach. We hope to stay again!

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The only place to hang your beach hat!!!!

  • 5 of 5

All we can say is "repeat customers". We have been staying at RatherShacks for several times and as always we have the best time. Katt and Sam's units are like a 5 star resort. They are the best host and hostess and that is why we keep coming back. For those people that are looking a great place to stay run don't walk to the Rathershacks.

Kurby and Jay

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Charleston International
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Surf Bar
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Down Town Charleston
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Hwy 171
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Irish Pub, Loggerheads many more
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Folly Beach
Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Folly Beach Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jul 2 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
late summer/fall
Aug 12 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Jan 1 2018 - Feb 28 2018
5 night minimum stay
Spring 2018
Mar 1 2018 - May 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
Jun 1 2018 - Sep 30 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning/Linen $125
Tax Rate 13.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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