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Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4 Baths, (Sleeps 12-14)

Wonderful ocean front home. Part of the Portofino IV Community. Relax on the covered porch overlooking a fantastic view of the ocean or take a swim in the community pool. Short boardwalk directly to the beach. Centrally located half way between the Surfside and Garden City piers.

We just finished the renovation (Spring 2015). Completely repainted on the inside, new living room furniture and replaced many of the light and bath fixtures. A very homey and welcoming beach house!

Large oceanview master bedroom and bath located on the second floor along with 4 other bedrooms and 4 baths. One bedroom and bath is conveniently located on the first floor. Each bedroom is equipped with it's own TV. For bedding information the house has 1 king bed (master), 2 bedrooms with 1 queen each, 1 bedroom with 2 queens and 1 bedroom with 2 singles. We have replaced the two twin mattresses in the downstairs bedroom that had caused issues in the past and now we have now replaced all four of the queen mattress sets, so you can experience a great nights sleep! The master has a deluxe pillow top king mattress set.

Kitchen, bar area, dining room and living room are all ajoining, so that family time can be enjoyed, along with a view from all areas of the ocean.

Convenient to Myrtle Beach and all the attractions, but out of the hustle, bustle and traffic. Close to local restraurants and attractions in Surfside and Garden City.

Keywords: oceanfront, community pool, Portofino

More Details

Mardi Redden
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017


Garden City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located on the main floor
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Master bath. Large double vanity area in alcove.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Jack and Jill bath - shared by two bedrooms
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Located upstairs - street side
  • There is an outside shower located on the boardwalk to the beach.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single , on the main floor with entrance to a bath
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , Street side and has it's own bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Shares the jack and jill bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Shares the jack and jill bath
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king , Large master bedroom - ocean side, with it's own bath
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Located in the living room
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Ocean front complex of 12 homes with common grounds and community pool. Covered porch with fantastic view and walkway to the beach. Professional decorated. Approximate square footage 2150. October 2010 - new king Serta Royal Comfort mattress/box spring in master bedrooom. Only 1.2 miles north of Garden City Pier.


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average rating of 4.6666665 based on 18 reviews

Ideal Location

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Portofino IV – 2006 Waccamaw was truly wonderful. Our decision to stay in Murrells Inlet as opposed to Myrtle Beach itself was absolutely the right decision. The area is much more family friendly and you feel as if you have your own beach frontage. Since our stay was before Memorial Day, Mardi was flexible with the dates of our stay; very beneficial to our travelers. We originally had booked those same dates on HomeAway at a condo in North Myrtle, but after sitting on our reservation for three months, the owner cancelled our reservation without explanation. The house itself shows the wear of its high demand, but it was fine. It’s bigger than the pictures lead you to believe; 10’ ceilings, 4’ wide staircase, comfy leather couches all contributed to plenty of elbow room for our party of ten. The icing on the cake was, no surprise, its proximity to the ocean and its NEW deck and deck furniture. Heck, that’s why we’re all there anyway, to be outside. We would absolutely stay there again. Thanks Mardi!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place and location

  • 4 of 5

Great location and plenty of room for our family of 13. The new deck and lawn furniture were perfect for coffees in the morning and relaxing at night. Hope to make this an annual trip from Canada with our children and grandchildren.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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South Carolina

New outdoor furniture & deck

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in this beach house many times and this time we arrived to a brand new deck and outdoor furniture. Nice upgrade!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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South Carolina

Right On the Beach

  • 5 of 5

This house sits right on the beach. It has a private board walk leading right to your beach chair on the Atlantic. This is a cute community of Charleston style Rainbow Row houses. We enjoyed the private pool that is only shared by a few houses. We were pleasantly surprised at how close this is to Murrells Inlet and all the best food on the strand. Garden City is a cute "village feel" and away from the craziness of Myrtle. Inside the house we had everything needed including a very large ocean front master bedroom. We had 3 cars and a house full and had no problems getting all our cars parked. Cant wait to go back, in fact we already booked another stay in this house for later in the year. Wish I could move there!

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location - great view - great beach

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house located in a quiet neighborhood directly on the beach. Beds very comfortable, view from porch and 2nd floor bedroom spectacular. A few dated / damaged items, but talked to the manager and those are going to be fixed shortly. Had a great stay with my family. Owner/manger provided great customer service.

  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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House was just as it looked on Homeaway site!

  • 4 of 5

We were overall very satisfied with our stay! The house was clean, well stocked with kitchenware, just needed a little TLC-water stains on ceiling, squeaky slider door to deck, refrigerator wasn't cold. Could use some more deck furniture, but we only had 4 people so what was there worked. I would stay there again!!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your vacation. We are currently working on purchasing new deck furniture and are in contact with several different local companies that supply good quality furniture. Thank you for notifying us of the other issues and we will take care of them during the winter months. We enjoy hearing from out guests, that way we know if there are any issues that need addressing.
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Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Surfside Beach-there are several bars & restaurant
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Garden City House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Early Summer
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
Early August
Jul 29 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
Mid August
Aug 5 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
Mid August
Aug 12 2017 - Aug 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
End of August
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Early Fall
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
Fall/Winter 2017
Sep 24 2017 - Mar 23 2018
4 night minimum stay
Early Spring
Mar 24 2018 - May 12 2018
4 night minimum stay
Mid June
Jun 9 2018 - Jun 15 2018
7 night minimum stay
Early Summer
Jun 16 2018 - Jun 29 2018
7 night minimum stay
Jun 30 2018 - Jul 27 2018
7 night minimum stay
Early August
Jul 28 2018 - Aug 3 2018
7 night minimum stay
Mid August
Aug 4 2018 - Aug 10 2018
7 night minimum stay
Aug 11 2018 - Aug 17 2018
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Departure Cleaning $150
Linen Service $125
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.0%

Please contact for a quote. Rates can change based on availability. Holiday weeks and days are more than the above listed rates. The $250 security deposit is fully refundable after our inspections and the keys are returned.

Please note that we have a minimum age requirement of 25 year.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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