- 4 Bedrooms
- 4 Bathrooms
- Air Conditioning
- Carbon Monoxide Detector
- Coffee Maker
- Deadbolt Lock On Entryway
- Deck / Patio
- Dining Area
- Dining Room
- Dishes & Utensils
- DVD Player
- Emergency Exit Route
- Fire Extinguisher
- First Aid Kit
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Non Smoking Only
- Outdoor Lighting
- Pets Not Allowed
- Smoke Detectors
About this PropertyThis four bedroom Splendid Pavilion home was freshly refreshed by new ownership. Appreciate the new floor, decorations, and intelligent high definition T.V.s. This home is located in the heart of handsome Wild Dunes and has sea vistas from the 2nd and 3rd floors. This home is smooth walking distance to pools and the beach. During the summer, listen to the music by the Generous Pavilion pools and bar. The ice cream shop is only ten yards from the front door of this home.
Wild Dunes offers various recreational activities through their Island Adventures family recreation program. You can also play golf on one of the Tom Fazio designed championship courses, ride bicycles, or polish your tennis game at the nationally ranked tennis center.
The first floor has a gorgeous living area, dining for six at the table and four at the bar. There is also a high chair for those traveling with modest children. The well-supplied kitchen makes preparing meals and snacks a snap. THERE ARE NEW STAINLESS STEEL APPLICANCES! There is a first floor bedroom with two queen beds and it's own full bath on the first floor.
The second floor has two bedrooms/bath suites. The third floor is home to the master suite and master bath.
The master bath hosts a garden tub, two sinks, a separate shower and walk-in closet and a mini-refrigerator for comfort. There is a modest porch off the master suite giving you full view to action on the boardwalk and sea vistas
More about the community: Centrally located along the oceanfront in the heart of Wild Dunes, The Enormous Pavilion is reminiscent of a time gone by. Homes are clustered together to give the feeling of community, and old-fashioned boardwalks lead to the striking, oceanfront pavilion, complete with sunbathing decks, oceanfront pools, and boardwalk to the beach. Red brick streets wind quietly through The Splendid Pavilion Area, and the sounds of the sea accent this unique experience. With the delightful Atlantic Sea to the front and a children's playground located close by, this is a real holiday utopia. Guests have access to the Splendid Pavilion oceanfront pool and restaurant.
Charleston has received copious awards as a destination.
RANKED #1: Domestic Travel
- Reader’s Choice (Conde Nast Traveler)
RANKED #1: America’s Favorite Cities
- “Friendliest City” (Travel & Leisure)
RANKED #1: America’s Favorite Cities
- “Most Attractive” (Travel & Leisure)
RANKED #1: America’s Favorite Cities
- “Noteworthy Neighborhoods”
(Travel & Leisure 2011)
RANKED #2: World’s BEST Cities
(Travel & Leisure 2011)
RANKED #6: BEST Town EVER
RANKED #1: Finest Tennis Town in US
(US Tennis Association)
How to get the best deal on your rental
- Many management companies and vacation rental properties supply Charleston area area printed travel catalogs that feature offers, either offered individually by vendors, or by a partnership between the property manager and the local vendor itself. These guides provide a good start to your rental search.
- Able to alter your trip week? The off-peak shoulder seasons generally offer fantastic rates on rentals.
- Active Duty and veterans of the U.S. Military may be able to get special discounts. Make sure to ask property management company to see if your travelling gang qualifies for a discounted rate.
- Is there a specific activity that you are most getting excited about during your stay? If there's a particular Charleston area activity which you just love, be on the lookout for properties that cater especially to you.
- Consider investing in trip insurance together with your leasing agreement. Trip insurance, which generally add somewhere between 1% - 5% of the base stay rate, provides visitors reimbursement of their vacation costs for any days missed a result of medical related emergencies or weather, in addition to ensuing additional hurricane evacuation costs or charges, like an unanticipated hotel stay or additional gasoline.
How to Book a Vacation Home
You may be shocked to discover how many rentals are available at your destination. Vacation home accommodations have gained in popularity with the rise of online research sites like Homeaway and VRBO.
Rentals are commonly owner operated or managed by property management companies. Vacation rental management companies leverage scale, staff and practical knowledge to provide trouble-free operational management on behalf of the homeowner..
Here are some tips and tactics to help you navigate the vacation home search and booking process.
Finding and reserving the right rental property:
Before you start to book "5 star luxury Boardwalk Home with beach views near the pool and ocean", review our brief checklist of issues to consider.
Start Your Search Early
Like many trendy hot spots, In Charleston area the best vacation homes are booked early. Booking your rental home 6-12 months in advance is recommended, when possible. Many families plan to start their search over Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Eve holiday gatherings.
Settle on your Area and Vacation Week
Agreement can often be difficult among family, but the moment this tricky part is finished everything will quickly drop in place.
Bedrooms and Bed Sizes Matter
How many family members are joining your vacation? Consider that many properties advertise maximum guest capacity, which typically includes sofa beds in the living room space. You'll need to figure out what is acceptable for your company. Most rental listings will outline each one of the unit's specific bedrooms and mattress sizes.
Commit to a Budget
Most rental properties are marketed with a price range. Confirm the rate for your selected stay. It may be at the high end of the range. Make sure to get cost-sharing commitments from family and friends prior to booking a costly rental home. Most rental agreements call for a single individual to be in charge of the full reservation.
Let's Discuss Amenities
What home features is your family interested in? Is a screened deck a requirement? Are you more enthusiastic about a natural landscape or amusements? Are sheets offered with the rental, or do you need to bring your own? Gather a list of "needs and desires" from your company to help narrow your search to the most suitable home.
Accessibility and Special Concerns
Do some people in your party have specialized needs? Make sure that you remember and ask about wheel chair entry, pool lifts and specialized equipment requirements..
Are you or other members of the family visiting with a dog or cat? Even though many rentals permit dogs, guidelines and costs vary per property. Type of pet, size and dog breeds might be controlled. Make sure you read descriptions and contracts carefully. Additional charges may apply when animals are added. When in doubt, ask the property owner and get it in writing.
Where to Search
Several websites exist to match renters with rental home owners.. Besides Homeaway, VRBO and Tripadvisor, we advise searching Google for "Charleston area local vacation homes" for local vacation home management companies. Aside from having distinctive rental properties, local agencies provide superb service..
Negotiate the Price
When you've found the rentalhome of your dreams, double check to make sure your trip dates are available.
Some rental owners will negotiate rates, and some will not. If they are hesitant to budge on a peak-season trip, try asking for an additional night. Your best potential for a lower rate is changing to a less desirable week.
Study the Total Contract
Find out which of the following is included in your quoted rate:
- Power bills
- Internet Connectivity
- Long Distance Calls
- Pool and hot tub heating
- Cable and pay-per-view TV
- Cleaning Fees
- Trash Pickup (and which day?)
- Maintenance (get a phone number)
- Key exchange
- Parking Fees
Be sure that your quoted fee includes all state taxes and fees.
Cancelling your Vacation Property
Cancellation policies are different for each property. Many rental property contracts include an option for trip insurance. Trip insurance protects the renter against emergency situations and weather events, It offers reassurance should catastrophe strike.
Complete the Booking
When everything seems correct, it's finally time to sign on the dotted line. Bear in mind that most rental contracts require a considerable rental deposit and/or security deposit to cover the property owner.
Know Who to Call
Be sure to get the manager's contact phone number and entry/exit procedures for your rental. We recommend keeping the contact's details in your smartphone and wallet.
Good luck on booking your vacation home! You're on the way to a fabulous vacation!
During your Stay
- Take notes of any damage when you arrive. We also suggest immediately calling the property manager with a report of any damages, together with your request for any needed fixes.
- When there is any ambiguity about parking, policies of the house, condo access, pool operation, etc... we suggest you ask the rental manager promptly. A quick phone call prevents many head aches.
- Please be considerate of the neighborhood. . Respecting late-night quiet hours and parking regulations can make a vacation considerably more pleasant.
- Ask a local. Local people can often point you in the right direction.
- Enjoy your stay! Ensure you protect the property owner (and your things!) by keeping the vacation home secured when you are away, exactly like you would at home.
Check Out Time
- Check to make sure you've packed all your belongings. Sweep all the rooms in the home for left-behind items. Check bath rooms, the garage, kitchen cabinets, decks, the pool area, and anywhere else your personal property might "hide".
- As soon as everything is out, perform a walk-through of the rental home to make certain no property damage occurred in the course of your remain. If you can, do this walk-out inspection with the property owner present. If the property owner is not available, make sure you take photos of the property to record its condition.
- Did you have a blast? Virtually all rental web sites request comments after your stay . Rental owners and property managers will thank you for glowing reviews. If anything went wrong, we recommend being understanding but sincere in regards to your rental experience. Top owners and managers will try very hard to correct the problem.
Hold a meeting with your family. Did they enjoy their stay? Hopefully this guide helped you find a terrific home away from home. If not, you've gained invaluable experience that can help with the next search.