- 9 Bedrooms
- 9 Bathrooms
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Deck / Patio
- Dishes & Utensils
- DVD Player
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Satellite / Cable
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
About this PropertyThis non-smoking home includes a private heated swimming pool on the top outdoor space can be heated upon request (see costs below), and has spectacular sea vistas. The elevator goes to all floors including the garage and the top outdoor space with the pool. There is an outdoor kitchen with a gas BBQ grille and refrigerator on this top outdoor space. There are wood floors all over the living areas of this home. The bedrooms are carpeted with flat screen TVs and DVD players in all. A DVD library with 250 plus movies has children, teen, and adult selections and a full array of games and puzzles are available for those lazy days. Guests can entertain themselves with the karaoke machine with over 25 CDs or challenge each other to a game of poker with a fold out poker table overlay with a complete set of professional poker chips. There is also a playground with a swing set in the back yard! Guests relish high speed internet access. Also supplied are 16 beach chairs, coolers, body boards, and a beach carrying buggy, in order to make your travel to and from more convenient. PLEASE NOTE: The pool can be heated for $200 for a 3-nighttime stay or $300 for a stay of 4-7 nights. We need 48 hours notice to have the pool heated, and will NOT heat it in July or August, or during very cold temperatures. Square Feet 4200.
FIRST FLOORING: To the left of the front door is a bedroom decorated with two queen beds. This bedroom has its own TV and private full bath with stall shower. Across the entry is a second bedroom, which includes a king four poster bed, its own TV, and double doors opening onto the front porch. This bedroom shares a Jack-and-Jill bath which includes two water closets, two sinks, and a shared whirlpool tub and stall shower with rainfall showerhead. The third bedroom, which shares the bath, is furbished with a king bed and has its own TV. Across the hall, a fourth bedroom is decorated with a king bed, and includes its own TV and full bath with a shower/tub combination. At the end of the hall are two more bedrooms, each with its own TV and furbished with two additional-long twin beds. Each of these bedrooms has its own private bath with stall shower. The laundry room is also on this floor.
SECOND FLOORING: At the head of the stairs is the kitchen, with its stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, tile backsplash, and bead board cabinetry. A granite topped island offers more space, and the breakfast bar seats four visitors. Two tables in the dining area can be combined to seat twenty visitors, or separated to seat eight visitors each. French doors lead out to the sea view outdoor space, which includes two dining tables that can each seat six. The living area has plenty of seating, and includes a 55-inch HD flat screen TV with 200 digital channels (8 HD HBO channels) and DVD player, audio system, and wet bar with wine chiller and ice maker. Behind the kitchen are two more bedrooms, each furbished with a queen bed and housing its own TV. One has a private bath with stall shower and rainfall showerhead. The second shares the full hall bath, which also has a stall shower and rainfall showerhead. THIRD FLOORING: The top floor has a bedroom furbished with a queen bed and a queen sleeper couch. This bedroom has a great sea view, and includes a TV and VCR/DVD player, plus a private full bath with a stall shower with rainfall showerhead. The rooftop outdoor space has a private swimming pool which can be heated between September and June. An outdoor kitchen includes a gas grille, sink, and mini refrigerator. A covered dining area has a table that seats six, and there are plenty of other chairs and loungers on the sundeck.
Each home includes complimentary parking, screened porch or outdoor space, initial supply of linens and towels, washer and dryer, color cable TV, air conditioning, starter supply of paper products and detergents, entirely supplied kitchen with dinnerware, flatware, pots and pans, plus local phone service. Internet services are not guaranteed to work with your equipment. We cannot give support for guest's personal computer systems. **As a note of caution, this home is located in a residential area and the community is sensitive to inappropriate noise levels emanating from rental homes, particularly in the evening hours. Therefore events and sizable gatherings at the pool are not allowed, especially after 10:00pm. The noise ordinance is stringently enforced by the Isle of Palms Police Department. Violations of the noise ordinance could result in enormous fines and/or eviction.
- Search for the official tourism bureau where you want to travel. Most official tourism bureaus will offer you printed tourism guides with special offers for vacation rentals, restaurants and activities. Search for these books and coupon books, as this allows visitors to take advantage of the very same terrific activities with a typically substantial discounted.
- Are your vacation dates flexible? Shoulder seasons feature incredible promotions.
- Plenty of management companies and owners offer rate reductions for active and veteran men and women of the US Military, or returning vacation goers to the same rental home. Make sure to ask property manager to see if your vacationing gang is eligible for a special offer.
- Some properties are particularly designed for particular types of visitors. Event homes are best for weddings, wedding receptions and corporate escapes. Some properties appeal to wildlife enthusiasts. Other homes are situated close to nightlife. Make sure that you prioritize your proximity to the activities and attractions you are most looking forward to.
- Think about investing in trip insurance together with your rental agreement. Trip insurance, which generally add between 1% - 5% of the base stay cost, offers guests reimbursement of their rental expenses for any missed resulting from personal medical emergencies or weather, and additionally ensuing additional hurricane evacuation costs or charges, such as an unplanned motel stay or additional fuel. Trip insurance is definitely a bank account-saver if the unforseen occurs .
General Rental property Tricks & Tips
You might be pleasantly surprised to discover just how many rental properties are available at your destination. Rental accommodations have gained in popularity with the rise of international search sites like Homeaway and VRBO.
The vast majority of rental homes in Charleston area are privately operated and many are represented by well-known local property management companies. Owners frequently select management companies to facilitate marketing, housekeeping and regular maintenance.
Here are some tips and suggestions to help you navigate the rental home search and reservation process.
Where to find and reserve the right rental property:
Before you book "3407 Palm Blvd- Spacious Isle of Palms Home with Private Rooftop Pool, Sleeps 20!", go through our brief checklist of things to consider.
Search Early and Frequently
Like many trendy vacation spots, In Charleston area the best rentals are booked very early. Booking your rental home 6-12 months before your travel dates is usually recommended, whenever possible. Many visitors plan to start their search over Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year gatherings.
Select your Place and Travel Week
Start by determining which specific area of Charleston area you'd like to browse, and the determine dates you'll be vacationing.
Just How Many Beds?
Determine who is joining, and how many/what type of bedroom configuration you should have. Be mindful that a lot of vacation rentals advertise maximum guest capacity, which usually includes sofa beds in the home's living room. It is important to determine what is acceptable for the party. Precise descriptions of bedrooms and beds are typically available on the internet. Otherwise, speak to the property manager before you reserve the home.
Exactly What Are You Willing to Spend?
Does your chosen rental property suit your budget during that choice Summer week? If multiple groups or relatives are sharing the cost, be certain that each group knows their obligation and has agreed to a maximum they are prepared to pay. Most rental agreements call for a single individual to be responsible for the whole reservation.
Let's Discuss Amenities
What property features is your group interested in? Is a screened-in porch a necessity? Does the property need to be beach front, in the downtown area, or near shopping? Are bed sheets offered with the rental agreement, or will you need to bring your own? Build a list of priority features to guide filter your search.
Accessibility and Special Factors to consider
Grandma and Grandpa will thank you for not reserving a stairs-access-only property on the Third floor. If wheel chair access, elevators, pool lifts or other special devices are needed, include that into your search. Almost all rental home postings include a list of amenities.
Your Puppy Deserves a Holiday, Too
Make sure you include your furrry friends. Animal friends are welcome at a number of rental properties, but guidelines can vary. Ensure that you read agreements and contracts carefully. Extra fees or deposits may be applied to your contract. If in doubt, ask the property manager and get it in writing.
It Is Time to Search
As soon as the place, travel dates and family members are decided, search multiple resources for the greatest rental home selection. In combination with Homeaway, VRBO and Tripadvisor, we advise searching Google for "Charleston area local vacation rentals" for local rental home management companies. Local property management companies proudly offer a first-class vacation experience.
Negotiate the Price
When you have identified the rentalhome of your dreams, double check to make sure your trip dates are available.
While not true for all rental properties, many owners and property managers will negotiate rates. If the rate isn't negotiable, the number of nights may be. This is most effective through the off-peak season when many rental homes sit vacant.
Read the Entire Agreement
Read through the full contract and be sure you understand who is responsible for:
- Electric bills
- Internet Connectivity
- Telephone service
- Pool and hot tub heating
- Pay Per View Movies
- Daily Cleaning (If Available)
- Trash collection
- Maintenance policies
- Check in & Check Out Key Exchange
- Parking Fees
Get a total that includes state taxes, pet and other additional fees.
What is the Cancellation Policy?
Cancellation policies vary for each rental. Many vacation property agreements include an option for trip insurance. Trip insurance, which typically costs between 1% - 5% of your standard rental home rate, provides travellers with reimbursement of their vacation costs (and subsequent vacation property costs) for any nights missed as a consequence of personal health care emergencies or storms, in addition to hurricane evacuation costs, such as a unforeseen hotel stay or additional gas.
Complete the Booking
When everything looks right, it's finally time for you to sign on the dotted line. You will likely be required to submit a security deposit at time of booking.
Get Contact Details
Put the rental manager's contact information into your phone and wallet for convenient access to answers throughout your stay.
Congrats! All that is left is making the most of your vacation!
During your Stay
- Take pictures at your arrival. Take notes of any property damage right after you arrive. If you discover damages, or if fixes are required call the rental manager straight away.
- Ask questions. You may need guidance for a gas fireplace, Television or jacuzzi. Call your rental manager. They are there to help. A phone call can save several hours of problems.
- Be considerate of the community. Permanent residents most likely live within earshot. Respecting late-night quiet hours and parking rules can make a trip a lot more pleasant.
- Ask a local. Residents are a great source of recommendations.
- Enjoy your stay! Make sure that you protect the owner (and your stuff!) by keeping the rental locked up while you are away, just like you would in your own home.
- Check to make sure you've packed everything. Check drawers, bath cabinetry and cabinets.
- When your things are all out, begin a walk-through of the rental home to be certain no property damage occurred during your remain. When possible, do this walk-out inspection with the property owner present. If the property owner is not available, make sure that you take photos of the property to record its condition.
- How do you feel about your choice? Just about all property management companies and vacation rental websites permit travellers to provide comments. If the rental and/or property manager was top-notch, they'll appreciate your recommendations. If anything went wrong, we suggest being understanding but straightforward about your stay. The best owners and managers will try very hard to solve the issue.
Learn from your Stay
Hold a debrief with the members of your group. Does everybody want to go back? We hope this guide steered you to a terrific rental unit. Otherwise, you've acquired useful rental search experience that can help with the next search.
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