- As low as $321/Night
- 1 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- Sleeps 2
- 1 bedroom
- Air conditioning
- Bed sheets provided
- Birdwatching nearby
- Coffee/tea maker
- Cycling nearby
- Fishing nearby
- Golf nearby
- Hair dryer
- Hiking nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Hunting nearby
- Ice maker
- Iron/ironing board
- Living room
- Near the beach
- Near the ocean
- No pets allowed
- On the waterfront
- Onsite parking
- Outdoor furniture
- Paper towels
- Private pool
- Property does not allow children
- Smoke detector
- Smoke-free property
- Toilet paper
- Towels provided
- TV with cable/satellite service
- Washing machine and dryer
- WiFi available
- Wildlife and game walks nearby
About this Property
- Sleeps 2
- 1 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
Located in the heart of South Carolina’s Lowcountry is the pristine and private Fripp Island. Surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, Fripp Island is the South’s best-kept secret, and North Hampton is Fripp’s best location located just 50 feet from the ocean!
The complex enjoys a private pool by the ocean and vistas of Ocean Point’s 18th green from the front door.
Located only 15 nautical miles north of Hilton Head, Fripp is a secluded private gated island, three and a half miles long , designated as a natural preserve.
Our smoke-complimentary freshly rebuilt one bedroom third floor villa sits directly on the Atlantic Ocean where you can watch dolphins frolic and Pelicans and Osprey fly at eye level from your living room and balcony.The open plan living area offers gorgeous vistas of the Atlantic Ocean and provides an additional side window for panoramas of Fripp Inlet and Hunting Island as well as overlooking the private pool.
Ideal for a couple's hideaway, beach vacation or just a needed escape from the routine, a stay at our intimate oceanfront villa will inspire and rejuvenate. This magical getaway captures the island life and the spirit of the lowcountry. Step out onto the balcony into a world of calm. Soak in the sweeping vistas of the ocean by day and stargaze at nighttime while appreciating all the amenities of home:
Living Area Features:
-Ship-like water vistas from every seat
-Open floor plan, vaulted ceiling
-Dining area overlooks ocean
-Listen to the surf while watching the dolphins.
Master Bedroom and Bath Features:
-Queen bed with pillowtop bed and high thread count linens
-Double nighttime tables and reading lamps
-New modernized spa-like bathroom with upsized walk-in shower and furnishings-style vanity
-hair dryer & towels
-Totally new kitchen with new appliances
-All upgraded cabinets and countertops
-Entirely equipped with services for four (Pick up the freshest seafood available from the shrimp boats that dock just mins. from the island)
-coffee maker, toaster, blender, garbage disposal
Unwind during your stay on Fripp or choose from a variety of sporting acitivies. Walk our private 3 mile beach and observe the tide pools, the giant sandbars that stretch out into the ocean and the enchanting island birds. A ideal swimming beach with fine sand, it changes daily as the low and high tides come and go. Fripp is a sanctuary for wildlife and home to deer, dolphin, porpoise and sea turtles. Fishing is always in season. Stop by the Fripp Island Marina Ship Store, pick up a couple of sandwiches and head for one of the hot fishing or crabbing locations. Nearby Hunting Island, the jewel of the South Carolina State Parks with its 5,000 acres of natural beach and wildlife habitat, offers hiking trails, kayaking and other adventure opportunities. A Nature Center and sizable fishing and observation pier is located on Hunting Island - just over the Fripp Bridge.
Although it feels secluded, Fripp Island is just a short drive to some of the country's most historic sites in Beaufort, Savannah and Charleston. The striking riverfront town of Beaufort is named "favorite modest Southern town" by readers of Southern Living Magazine.
A Beaufort sightseeing adventure can begin by foot, bicycle, boat or horse drawn carriage. Stroll through the waterfront historic district and admire the architecture, gallery hop, shop or dine at one of the fine eateries which overlook the river or are located on one of the beautiful side streets. Many of Hollywood's finest movies have been filmed here and on Fripp Island including Forest Gump, Prince of Tides, The Big Chill, The Great Santini, and Jungle Book.
About the Area
Located in Saint Helena Island, this villa is on the waterfront. Hunting Island Lighthouse and Fort Fremont are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Ocean Point Golf Course and Sanctuary Golf Club. Adventure Cove and Coastal Discovery Museum are also worth visiting. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
- Pets not allowed
Tricks and tips to get the perfect rental home experience:
When to book a Beaufort, SC rental & When to go:
- Summer time is high season in the Beaufort, SC area. To find the best value, consider shifting your vacation to the Spring or Fall shoulder seasons. May, September, and even October offer great temperatures, , and reduced traffic.
- In the Beaufort, SC area, The earlier you can book a vacation home, the better your selection will be. The best rental homes are booked early. Reserving your vacation home up to twelve months before your vacation is recommended. Winter holidays are excellent times to search for and reserve your rental property.
- Property managers sometimes offer promotional rates for veterans. Make sure to check with your property manager to see if special discounts are available for your family.
- Property managers frequently offer renters an option to purchase trip insurance. Trip insurance, which costs between 1% - 5% of the reservation price, offers visitors reimbursement of their vacation costs for missed trip time as a result of personal medical-related issues or weather disasters, as well as evacuation costs or charges, such as an unexpected hotel stay or additional fuel expenses. Trip insurance is definitely a life-saver if the unforeseen happens. Ask your property manager for additional information.
- Often, management companies supply Beaufort, SC area visitor guides which include coupons, either offered independently by local companies, or by way of a relationship between the management company and the business itself. You can also find Beaufort, SC visitors guide and coupon books at local shops and grocery stores.
Choosing and booking yourrental:
- Choose dates and maximum budget.
- Note the number bedrooms and the bed configuration your group needs. Couples Getaway - Sweeping Views of the Atlantic Ocean has 1 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
- Specific descriptions of bedrooms and bed counts & types is commonly available online. If not, call the property management company before you book the vacation home. Remember that most property listings specify the maximum guest capacity, which often includes pull-out couches and bunk beds.
- If there's a specific Beaufort, SC destination you crave, browse rentals that are either close by, or those that cater to your requirements.
- Proper accessibility can make or break a vacation for guests that require the use of a wheelchair. Remember to confirm all required amenities are included before booking
- If your group is vacationing with pets, you'll need to search for a rental that allows animals. Get specifics on breed, size, and type requirements. Note that some hosts charge pet deposits and fees.
During your stay:
- Be sure you get the property manager's phone number and entry/exit procedures for your rental property.
- To make sure damages aren't linked to your family's stay, make a record of any problem areas during check in. Speak to the rental manager right away to relay any damages. If there is a dispute about legal responsibility later, having the recorded issues and contact attempts will be valuable.
- Property managers are available to help! Feel free to ask questions before, during, or after your stay.
- Be a good neighbor! You wouldn't like disagreeable vacationers bothering your quiet neighborhood. Employ the golden rule for best judgement. Happy residents may even recommend great restaurants and scenic spots you would have not otherwise known!
- Don't forget to... Ask a local resident! Local residents can often help you find exactly what you're looking for. Who better to ask where to spend a rainy day, have a great night on the town, or the best spots for BBQ?
- Ensure you protect the property owner (and your stuff!) by locking and securing the home while you are gone, just like you would back home.
- Double-check every room of the property to make sure that you've packed all personal items on check-out day. Remember to check closets, dressers, garages, and bathrooms for hidden belongings. Clean the refrigerator and take or dispose of leftovers.
- Record a video to document the condition of the property.
- Did your family have a terrific vacation? Most rental managers make it easy for travelers to provide reviews. If your property and/or host was fantastic, they will likely appreciate your kind words. If anything was out of order and they failed to correct it within reason, or if the vacation rental wasn't described correctly, you'll want to make a note as part of your review.
- Hunting Island State Park - 4.2 miles