About this Property
- Sleeps 5
- 4 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- Private vacation home
- Non-smoking property
- Pets welcome (restrictions apply)
- No children allowed
High-end completely refreshed, marshfront bungalow with sizable, private backyard, sunfilled deck, and shady patio in downtown Charleston - in the center of it all and 15 mins from the beach! Bright & handsome with Thermador appliances, fireplace, and three bedrooms which includes an office set-up. Located in charming Wagener Terrace neighborhood, you’ll appreciate space and privacy while also being close to Charleston’s best eateries, King Street, Hampton Park, and sunset view on the Ashley River.
This nearly 2000 sq. ft bungalow features an broad, beautiful kitchen which is open to the living and dining areas. There are two bedrooms downstairs - one that includes an office set-up - with hallway access to a full-bathroom (tub and shower). Upstairs is dormered and partially lofted with another bedroom, nook, full bath (tub and shower), and a additional den with a fold out couch. The home gets great natural light and is filled with colorful, happy art.
In addition to the bright and impressive interior, you can savor outdoor dining and calming, two hammocks by the marsh, a cast iron fire pit, Weber grille, and access to a golf cart! The property’s long driveway accommodates two+ cars and parking is also available on the street.
Note that this is a appreciated and well-cared for primary home and not a business rental. If you’re interested in the story behind this property’s transformation featured in Charleston Magazine, copy the link below:
The entire home, driveway, and roomy private yard are completely yours with the exception of two locked closets, some cabinets, and the backyard shed.
In addition to 100% access to the closet space in all three bedrooms, there is an additional linen closet in the downstairs hallway.
The nook upstairs is a multi-purpose space that can be used for storage if needed.
Other things to note
Your rental includes:
Linens and bath towels
Kitchen supplies - Pots and pans, Nutribullet blender, Crockpot, Keurig K-pod & Drip Coffee maker, tea pot, knifes, etc.
Hi-speed internet - 1.2TB/monthly
3 TVs (in living room, upstairs den, and master bedroom) either with 100 Cable channels + 20 hrs DVR monthly and/or Amazon Firesticks
Access to a second monitor and printer in the office (paper and ink not supplied)
Two Nest thermostats
Sonos surround sound system
Regular home cleaning service for multi-month stays
Biweekly yard service
ADT security monitoring
Keyless access to home via August lock system and keypad
Bidet in the upstairs bathroom
Optional access to a golf cart (lease agreement required)
Cast-iron wood firepit (wood not included)
Weber charcoal grille (charcoal not supplied)
Striking potted planters on the front porch and back deck (watering assistance available if preferred)
About the Area
This vacation home is located in Charleston. Music Farm and Charleston Music Hall are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Upper King Design District and Rainbow Market Shopping Center. Charleston Museum and South Carolina Aquarium are also worth visiting.
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
- Pets not allowed
How to get the best Charleston area vacation home experience:
When to visit Charleston & When to book:
- In the Charleston area area, The sooner you can book a rental home, the better your selection will be. The most desirable properties are reserved very early. Reserving your rental property 6-12 months before your vacation dates is recommended. Christmas, Thanksgiving and New Years Eve are excellent times to plan and book your vacation home.
- Booking a rental in the Fall or Spring is one of our best tips for saving money on your rental home. Rates are lower, and you'll find a larger selection of acceptable properties. Many vacationers use this strategy to find larger homes within budget, or to book an oceanfront vacation rental that would otherwise be unaffordable during the high season. Speaking of the off-season, don't overlook the holidays for a Charleston area vacation! Who wouldn't love a holiday vacation near the ocean? Thanksgiving and Christmas are great times to gather with family and friends at the beach.
- Some owners offer discounts for veterans. Ask your property manager if discounts are available for your group before you book.
- Management companies and individual rental owners frequently offer renters an option to purchase vacation insurance. Trip insurance, which normally costs between 1% - 5% of the base stay price, offers visitors reimbursement of costs for any days missed as a result of personal medical-related emergencies or weather disasters, as well as ensuing additional evacuation costs or charges, such as an unexpected hotel stay or additional gasoline expenses. Trip insurance is definitely a welcome relief if the unforeseen happens. Ask the property owner for details.
- Find a copy of your local Charleston area visitors guide magazine upon arrival. If your rental home doesn't have one, you can find them at local grocery stores and visitor centers. In addition to great information, visitor guides have money saving offers on local accommodations, tours and attractions.
How to choose the perfect rental home in the Charleston area area:
- First, have your family decide on trip dates and a spending budget.
- Note the number beds and the configuration your group requires. Bright Marshfront Cottage from Charleston Magazine has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
- Precise descriptions of bedrooms and bed counts is normally accessible on booking websites. If they are not listed, contact the host before you reserve the vacation property. Remember that most listings specify the max. guest capacity, which frequently includes sofa beds in living rooms.
- Do your family pets travel with you? Although a number of vacation homes allow pets or animals, guidelines and costs vary per property. Type of pet, size and breeds may be limited. Ask your host before booking, and study your rental agreement! Pet fees or charges applied to your contract.
- If there's a certain Charleston area beach you love, look for rentals that are either near by, or those that cater especially to your needs.
- Proper accessibility can make or ruin a vacation for persons with disabilities. .
Have a fantastic stay:
- Add the owner's phone number to your smartphone. Print and take a copy of check in/check out procedures.
- Ask questions. You may need instructions for a garage door opener, A/V setup or coffee maker. Contact your host. They are there to help! A brief call prevents lots of difficulties.
- Lock your rental home while you are out and about. Keep your property safe!
- During arrival, document any damages to the rental property and immediately alert the host. Keep records of all coorespondence.
- Be a good neighbor! You wouldn't like disagreeable vacationers bothering your peaceful home life. Apply the golden rule for best judgement. If they like you, locals might even recommend great restaurants and attractions you would have not otherwise known about!
- Don't forget to... Ask a local! Local residents can typically help you find the best spots in town. Who better to ask where to see a beautiful sunrise or sunset, have a great night out, or the best spots for BBQ?
- Double-check the vacation property to confirm that you've packed everything at departure. Remember to check dressers, closets, and bathrooms for hidden items. Remove everything from the refrigerator and take or dispose of leftovers.
- Record a video to document the condition of the property.
- Did you have a great vacation? Most rental websites make it easy for customers to provide comments. If your property and/or property manager was great, they always love to hear your praise. If anything was out of order and they failed to address it within reason, or if the vacation rental wasn't as described, you'll want to make it a point as part of your feedback.
- Hampton Park - 0.4 miles
- The Citadel - 0.5 miles
- Johnson Hagood Stadium - 0.7 miles
- William Aiken House - 1.6 miles
- Charleston Museum - 1.7 miles
- Joseph Manigault House - 1.7 miles
- City Marina - 1.8 miles
- Marion Square - 1.8 miles