About this Property
- Sleeps 6
- 3 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- Private vacation home
- Non-smoking property
- Pets welcome (restrictions apply)
- No children allowed
Feel a piece of history in this charmingly maintained townhome on Sullivan's Island - one of six historic luxury residences in the Bachelor Officers' Quarters property on Station 18. This building constructed in 1900 is just a stone's throw from the beach and the famed Sullivan's Island lighthouse. Located on one of the Island's oldest lanes and shaded by live oaks, The Officer's Quarters is one of the few historic condominium structures in the low country.
This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath property is an fantastic opportunity to be within one block of the ocean and also to appreciate a pool with the other units (not used very often!). The private pool is surrounded by a stone patio, outdoor furnishings for sunbathing, community grille, gas lamps and a landscaped lawn fenced for privacy.
Station 18 is also within painless walking distance to parks with tennis and basketball courts and playgrounds; the business district with post office, eateries, ice cream and shopping; Ft. Moultrie; churches; and more.
MAIN LEVEL -From the huge southern porch, walk up to the main level where you'll savor a entirely supplied galley kitchen with a dining area, a comfortable sitting area with a 60-inch flat screen TV and a half-bath, and a master bedroom with a master bathroom that has a whirlpool tub and cavernous walk-in shower. The main sitting area and the master bedroom open to a terrific balcony with a sitting area and dining table. Watch the sun rise over the ocean in the morning and set behind the marsh in the afternoon.
The main living space also contains the washer/dryer and storage.
UPSTAIRS – Walk upstairs to enjoy two bedrooms with a full and a queen-sized bed and a full bathroom. This area is great for additional guests, to load the kids into (there is a TV, a futon, and additional seats), or to make your office if working remotely (there is a worktable, additional monitor and great wifi).
This home is pet friendly. Dogs are considered with a $400 pet fee (per pet), applicable pet policy signed, and flea proof records received prior to arrival. Dog must be approved by Carroll Realty. Absolutely no cats or other animals are allowed. Any damages caused by the pet will be charged to the pet owner, and not paid by the pet fee.
Sullivan's Island requires a minimum 29-nighttime stay. Pack your bags and enjoy an extended vacation, even if having to work from home! The owner has equipped the place with many extras and we will provide all the essentials you need to be more than comfortable for a long and calming stay.
ALL BED LINENS, KITCHEN TOWELS, AND BATH TOWEL SETS ARE PROVIDED FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE!! You will only need to bring or plan to rent beach towels, chairs, bicycles, umbrellas, etc. (the owner has many of these items available but it can't be guaranteed). Also supplied is a "starter set" of toiletries such as toilet paper, bath & dish soaps, paper towels, etc. but please do keep in mind you will most likely need to purchase these items after your initial arrival.
Telephone us today to find out more. You can also visit the owner's site www.1766ion.com for more info and photos.
About the Area
Located in Sullivan's Island, this vacation home is near the beach. Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Historical Park and United States Coast Guard Historic District reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park and Patriots Point. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's going on at TD Arena, or consider a night out at Historic Rice Mill. Kayaking, surfing/body boarding, and fishing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with ecotours nearby.
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Booking the best vacation home experience:
When to visit Sullivans Island & When to reserve a Sullivans Island rental home:
- In the Charleston area area, The earlier your group can reserve a vacation home, the better your selection will be. The best rental homes are reserved early. Reserving your vacation home six to twelve months before your vacation dates is recommended. Christmas, Thanksgiving and New Years Eve are excellent times to search for and book your vacation home.
- Summer months are high season in Sullivans Island. Book your rental in Spring or Fall to get the benefit of beautiful weather while saving money and avoiding crowds.
- Veterans and Active Duty Military members may be qualified for special discounts. Be sure to ask your prospective property owner whether your vacationing group qualifies for a reduced rate.
- Property managers typically offer guests an option to add vacation insurance protection. Trip insurance, which normally costs 1% - 5% of the base reservation price, offers visitors reimbursement of their vacation costs for days missed as a result of medical-related issues or weather, as well as evacuation charges, such as an unanticipated hotel or extra gas expenses. Trip insurance can be a a welcome relief if the unforeseen occurs. Ask your property manager for specifics.
- Look for your local Charleston area visitors guide when you check-in. If your rental property doesn't have a copy, you can find them at local shops and fuel stations. In addition to great articles, visitor guide magazines contain discounts for local shops and restaurants.
Planning and picking your prefect Charleston area rental home:
- Select a group lead, select your vacation dates, and select a max budget.
- Decide how many beds and what type of bedroom configuration your group requires. Historic Captain's Quarters on Sullivan's! Unique Opportunity to Vacation in a Piece of History! has 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
- Specific descriptions of bedrooms and bed types is normally available on booking pages. If you don't see them listed, email or call the property owner before you book the property. Remember that most property listings specify maximum guest capacity, which usually includes sofa beds in living rooms.
- Are you bringing the family pet? Many vacation homes allow animals, but guidelines and restrictions apply. Type of pet, size and breeds may be limited. Remember to ask your host before booking, and study your agreement! Pet fees or charges may be applied to your agreement.
- Looking for specific amenities? Most rental search websites include amenity lists and search filters. Filtering by amenity will allow you to quickly find the best rental.
- Proper accessibility can make or ruin a vacation for persons with disabilities. Make certain to ask about wheel chair accessibility, pool lifts and specialized equipment needs.
During your stay:
- We recommend storing the owner's contact information in your smartphone and wallet.
- Hosts are there to help! Don't be shy to ask any questions before, during, or after your stay.
- Lock your rental home while you are out and about. Protect your property!
- At Check-in, record any damages to the rental property and immediately alert the owner. Record all correspondence just in case a dispute arises.
- Respect the neighborhood. Frequently, surrounding homes are filled by permanent residents. Respecting late-night quiet hours and parking policies can make a stay significantly more pleasurable.
- Speaking of neighbors... Ask a local resident! Neighbors can typically help you find the best spots in town. Who better to ask where to grab the best tacos, have a great night out, or the best spots for crabbing?
- When it's time to leave, take a walk-through to make sure you did not forget any personal items. Make sure to check bathrooms, garages, and back yards for hidden belongings. Clean out the refrigerator and take or dispose of leftovers.
- Inspect the rental one final time and look for any damage. We advise walking through with the host whenever you can (often this isn't possible). If the property manager isn't available, take video and pictures of the rental to record its condition at check-out.
- After your trip, leave a review! Property managers rely on good feedback to inspire more reservations. They'll be grateful for your review. Alternatively, if something wasn't as described, other vacationers will will be grateful for your feedback find their best vacation rental. Be fair with your review. If something fell short of expectations, consider whether the host could control the issue, and if so, whether they responded quickly to remedy it.