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Designer Rental by the Beach - Unit C

Bedrooms Studio
Space 120 sq. ft.
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Studio, 1 full bathroom, kitchenette, sleep max of 2 people

This little studio is a great option for a 1 or 2 person party wanting to visit Folly Beach, but wanting a little more solitude than a hotel provides. It can also be an add-on to our 3 bedroom unit (Homeaway #292172) to add a 4th bedroom, as well as a 2nd bathroom.

Located 1 block from the beach, and one block from Center Street - the heart of downtown Folly - the unit features a queen bed, a HD flatscreen TV with Blu-ray player and unlimited streaming movies via Netflix, a convenience fridge, microwave & coffeemaker, access to an outdoor communal grill, as well as an on-site washer and dryer.

All linens are provided.

More Details

Property Manager
Julia and Omar Colon
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 13, 2017

About Julia and Omar Colon

Omar & Julia are year round Folly Beach residents. Besides managing their rental properties, they own and operate Bert's Market, the only grocery store on Folly Beach. They have 3 daughters and one son.

Julia and Omar Colon purchased this studio in 1994

Why Julia and Omar Colon chose Folly Beach

This unit is recently renovated, and is only a 60 second walk from the beach, and one block from Center Street, where all of Folly's restaurants, bars, and shops are located.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thanks so much for letting us use your place. It was very peaceful!
Oct 2012
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Folly Beach Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 120 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • There is a small dressing area in the bathroom, with a chest of drawers and a bar for hanging clothes, as well as a small bench.
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Studio - 1 queen
  • The bedroom has a queen bed with a tv, surround sound and a little live oak bar that can be used to work at or used for dining in.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surfing
The best feature of this property is for sure the location! The studio is located conveniently only one block from Center St; where all of the shops and restaurants are. Bert's Market, the local grocer and deli is right around the corner with the beach only about 300ft from the unit. The fishing pier is a short block away as well. We added some special touches to the room to make up for the small space- the wall has a mural of the local pier, there is a custom made barn door, and custom made shower curtain, custom decorative pillow covers and custom bed runner.


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Designer Rental by the Beach - Unit C
average rating of 4.321429 based on 43 reviews

All you need

  • 4 of 5

Cozy conveninent perfect for a couple. Close to beach & downtown.

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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VERY conveniently located, clean, but small

  • 4 of 5

Loved our stay here! The pictures don't lie... this place is small small small. But for the two of us, it worked because we were at the beach or out and about exploring Folly and Charleston, and really only used the studio for sleeping and showering. Bert's Market next door is awesome--we stocked up on things we forgot to bring (sunblock), lunch for the week (amazing made-to-order sandwiches), and essentials (zip lock baggies and trash bags). My only real complaints are that the Internet didn't work (sadly some need to check in with work periodically through the week) and there was no outdoor shower or hose to rinse off after the beach (sand was kind of everywhere by the end of the week). Lastly, Omar was very responsive to a small issue we had with the unit, and he had it promptly fixed. If you're comfortable being in close quarters with the person you're vacationing with, value close access to the beach, bars, restaurants, and Bert's, and don't mind a little sand, this is the place for you! Can't beat the price for this location.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy & GREAT Location

  • 5 of 5

This space was perfect for two people. It had everything we needed!! The location was phenomenal - easy walk to the beach, bars, and restaurants!!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Folly Beach 4th of July Week

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our week. This place was very small but so cute and private. The only negative was that I did not bring additional linens so had to buy some. Perfect for 2.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Small, but everything you need. Perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at this property. We specifically sought to stay here again as we had such a great experience 3 years ago. It is 1.5 blocks from the beach and the downtown restaurants and shops. The owners are helpful if you need them but also stay out of the way if you don't. It is only a bedroom and a bathroom, but it is plenty of space for two people. It really has everything you need to experience Folly Beach. We would certainly stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for short stay

  • 5 of 5

Love the studio and the location very close to beach, very close to restaurants and groceries. Would probably stay at this location again

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Located 1 block from the beach, and 1 block from the heart of downtown Folly - where all of the shops and restaurants are located. A 30 second walk from Bert's Market, our 24/7/365 gourmet market, and a Folly Beach landmark. A 30 minute drive to Charleston International Airport, and 10 minutes from downtown Charleston.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 14.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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