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5 Min Walk to Beach & Berts! Relax in this Pet & Family Friendly Home with Wrap

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
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Welcome to the 'SHELL STATION HOUSE” on Folly Beach, SC! Shell Station House is a pet-friendly home that is perfect for families wanting a comfortable & relaxing Folly Beach vacation house that is walkable distance to the beach (4 blocks) and the restaurants & shops on Center Street (1.5 blocks). This house features a wrap-around deck with teak dining furniture, a screened-in porch, a spiral staircase connecting the three floors of the home, cheerful beachy-themed decor and a family room with board games, large screen TV and plenty of room for your kids to play. Built in 1976, this eclectic charmer has even been the inspiration for a famed photographer whose photos are featured in a book about Folly Beach! Best of all, the Shell Station House is surrounded with lots of lush trees & shr...Welcome to the 'SHELL STATION HOUSE” on Folly Beach, SC! Shell Station House is a pet-friendly home that is perfect for families wanting a comfortable & relaxing Folly Beach vacation house that is walkable distance to the beach (4 blocks) and the restaurants & shops on Center Street (1.5 blocks). This house features a wrap-around deck with teak dining furniture, a screened-in porch, a spiral staircase connecting the three floors of the home, cheerful beachy-themed decor and a family room with board games, large screen TV and plenty of room for your kids to play. Built in 1976, this eclectic charmer has even been the inspiration for a famed photographer whose photos are featured in a book about Folly Beach! Best of all, the Shell Station House is surrounded with lots of lush trees & shrubs and is a quick walk to Bert's Market, Folly Beach's 24/7 convenience store. Our Folly Beach business license number is LIC-1-19-202212. SLEEPING ARRANGEMENTS (sleeps 8): Master bedroom - King size bed - Night stands with reading lamps - Dresser - Rocking chair - Cable TV - Ceiling fan 2nd floor guest bedroom: - Queen size bed - Night stands with reading lamps - Remote-controlled wall unit for air conditioning & heat - Sliding door access to the porch - Wonderful amount of natural light through three walls of windows & glass doors 3rd floor guest bedroom: - Full size bed - Night stand with reading lamp - Ceiling fan - En suite bathroom with bathtub (only suited for baths -- the ceiling above the bath is not high enough for stand-up showers) Basement level family room: - Two full-sized futons - Big screen cable TV - Fireplace - Board games - Bathroom with tiled walk-in shower. Highlights: - Fully stocked kitchen with refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, sink & coffee maker! - Indoor & outdoor dining tables. - Propane BBQ grill. - Washer & dryer in the basement. - Beach towels & beach gear (chairs, cooler, beach toys, etc.) available for use! - Two fireplaces. - WIFI - Cable TVs - A luxury PACK N PLAY is available for additional charge (subject to availability). - Non-Smoking, please! This is a family friendly property. - Certain dogs are allowed (2 dog limit, additional dogs subject to a pet fee). Guests enter the Shell Station House by walking up the exterior stairs to the deck and front door. Once you enter the front door, you will find the kitchen; a fireplace & dining area that comfortably seats 6 people; a living room with cable TV; patio door access to the screened-in porch; the master bedroom; a guest bedroom with sliding door access to the deck; and a bathroom with walk-in shower. Guests then use the centrally-located spiral stairs to climb to the third floor loft & guest bedroom with en suite bathroom (suitable for baths only) or reach the family room, bathroom (with a beautifully tiled walk-in shower) and laundry room on the basement level of the home. Off-street parking on the driveway for up to 3 cars is included in the rental rate. Please NO PARTIES, EVENTS, PERFORMING ARTISTS OR BANDS ARE ALLOWED AT ANY TIME. These are cause for eviction with no refund and may damage our ability to offer the home for future guests exposing you to liability. Please be respectful of the neighbors at all times! Just 15 miles from downtown Charleston, Folly Beach is its own universe - with its own sense of time, enjoyment, and a laidback, family-friendly energy that has earned it the lifelong affection of locals and visitors alike. Its wide beaches, solid surfing, eclectic neighborhoods and community of locally-owned restaurants and shops make it the perfect place in which to revel, relax, and reconnect. As with each of our Charleston Beaches properties, this vacation home features a 'starter kit' of a few-days worth of supplies for guests that includes shampoos, hair conditioner, make-up remover wipes, soaps, toilet paper, paper towels, dish detergent, laundry detergent & more. All the beds at the Shell Station House are fully made and ready for your arrival with freshly laundered linens. A set of 3 towels for each person is also included in the rental rate. Charleston Accolades: * Voted #1 city in the United States by readers of Conde Nast Traveler * Voted World's Best City in 2016 by readers of Travel+Leisure magazine * Voted Best Food City in the United States by readers of Conde Nast Traveler * Picked as one of 'the 10 most exciting cities for food around the world' by Food & Wine magazine * Voted the 'South's Best City' in 2017 by Southern Living magazine ############## About our Properties ############## Guests staying at all Charleston Beaches managed properties receive the following: * Welcome pack treats. * Amenity pack, containing individual sized soap, shampoos, conditioner, moisturizer and make up remover wipes. * Starter pack, containing paper towels, toilet paper, dish soap and scrubber to get you going for your stay. * All beds are ready made for you witMore
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Listed Since:March 2017
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

The house was located about 3 blocks from the beach and about the same from town. Great location to all the night life, my grown sons walked everywhere for entertainment. The house was also a great space, nice porches, bedrooms, and common areas. The house...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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Management response:Responded 14 June 2017

Thank you very much for this review. We are happy you enjoyed Folly Beach and The Shell Station House. It is multi-layered and multifaceted. If the porch or deck door is left open, then it becomes difficult to maintain the temperature, especially on steamy S....More

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

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Date of stay: November 2016
DaveRockey, VR Owner at 5 Min Walk to Beach & Berts! Relax in this Pet & Family Friendly Home with Wrap, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2016

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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
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Book your Charleston vacation rental and experience coastal beauty infused with Southern charm! When you plan a Charleston vacation, you pick your experience. Our guests can stay in downtown along the Ashley River or nearby in island destinations such as Folly Beach and the Isle of Palms. Enjoy both history and modernity in one of our Charleston vacation rentals. From the area’s pristine beaches to PGA Tour golf courses, fine dining, and rich historical landmarks, families and singles alike can't get enough of Charleston. So much so, the city has consistently ranked as the No. 1 world-renown vacation spot by Travel + Leisure and Conde Nast Traveler. Start your vacation outdoors and explore both the Atlantic Ocean and Cooper River. Families can relax on one of the area beaches or get in ...
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