- 3 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Communal Pool
- Deck / Patio
- Dishes & Utensils
- DVD Player
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Private Pool
- Satellite / Cable
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
About this PropertySea Pines Plantation is one of the most outstanding areas of Hilton Head Island. With plenty of entertainment for your family and miles and miles of bicycle trails, this neighborhood has everything to offer, including trolley rides to the beach! Located in the heart of the plantation, this splendid home is ideal!
Located on a peaceful cul-de-sac, 14 Forest Drive is a dazzling, modern home that will help you and your family create precious holiday memories for generations to come! Approximately six steps lead to the splendidly etched front door and tiled entry; step inside and you will instantly know that you chose the ideal unit! A wall of floor to ceiling windows frame the screened in pool and invite you to take a invigorating swim! There are Adirondack chairs for peaceful, reading a rent, or keeping an eye on the children.
The living area is two steps down from the entryway and includes honey-colored wood floors and a generous oatmeal colored area rug. Delightfully decorated in the colors of the sea, a comfortable sea blue couch, two club chairs covered in a coral pattern and a appealing solid beige chair invites you in for an evening of your favorite TV programs, or planning your holiday itinerary. Cream and wood coffee and end tables round out the room as well. The decorative fireplace with mantel and granite hearth is a focal point of the room and has a 46” flat screen TV mounted above it with a DVD player for family movie nighttime! Constructed-in shelves flank the windows and add beauty and interest to the room.
To the right of the entry entryway is the dining area which has a trestle style table and seating for eight. There is also a wine cooler for keeping your favorite wine chilled. Just off the dining area is the open and huge blissful kitchen with a table and four chairs and a sizable bench seat for the children. Custom antique white and maple cabinets with bead board accents lend an air of style and sophistication to the kitchen décor along with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and a center island with wood top and an additional 2 bar stools; ideal for meal prep or just to hang out with the prepare! Off the kitchen is a modest sitting area, ideal for reading putting a puzzle together with access to and vistas of the pool.
Just off the kitchen is the laundry room and access to the garage; the full-size washer and dryer means no dirty clothes to take home with you! There is also plenty of space for folding your laundry. The two-car garage is just a few steps down and is ideal for keeping your bicycles and beach equipment as well as your cars. A gas grille is located on the side of the home, close to the outdoor shower and trash service area.
This alluring home has three bedrooms and two full baths. The master suite is sizable and offers a king bed and creamy off-white furnishings with plenty of storage space. A sleep couch is also in this room for additional sleeping capacity with two nighttime tables. There is a 49” flat screen TV located on top of the chest of drawers, a dresser and two nighttime tables with nautilus shell lamps. Access to the pool for a stimulating late-nighttime dip would be the ideal calming touch before a great nights’ sleep. The en-suite bath has a huge jetted oval tub and shower combination, and rich double vanity.
The middle bedroom has a beachy feel with twin beds, white headboards and furnishings, and a 32” flat screen TV. This bedroom and the queen bedroom next to it, share a hall bath with enormous tiled walk-in shower and plenty of vanity space.
The queen bedroom, which faces the front of the home, has white furnishings which includes a dresser, headboard and two nighttime tables. A white and taupe décor lends a new and relaxing feel to the room. There are ceiling fans in every bedroom so you can sleep like a infant and keep cool and calming.
Make this enchanting home your holiday spot for years to come and memories to cherish.
Please specify # of security gate passes needed at time of reservation; 1 pass per car $17/week.
Sea Pines Plantation is Hilton Head Island's original and biggest planned resort. While it is currently the home of the annual Heritage Golf Tournament, it is the abounding natural beauty that beckons one to return again and again. Five miles of white sandy beach offer swimming, sailing, parasailing, kayaking, and fishing. For the land lovers there are 14 miles of bicycle paths, 3 golf courses, tennis, and a broad range of stores and eateries that will please every vacationer.
Bedroom - Master: King/TV
Bedroom - 2nd: Queen
Bedroom - 3rd: Two Twins
Pull Out: Queen (Master Bedroom)
Beach Distance: 1.5 miles
BBQ Grille: Yes
Wireless DSL: Yes
Pet Affable: Yes
Money Saving Strategies
- Find the official tourism bureau where you want to visit. Many official tourism bureaus offer printed guide books with special packages for rental homes, restaurants and activities. Search for these catalogs and discount books, because this allows travelers to experience the same fantastic attractions at a quite often significantly discounted.
- Are the travel dates changeable? Shoulder seasons provide incredible opportunities.
- Many management companies and owners offer special discounts for active and veteran men and women of the US Armed forces, or repeat vacationers to the same vacation home. Be sure to confirm with property manager to see if your vacationing gang qualifies for a special offer.
- Is there a particular experience you are mainly longing for during your stay? If there's a specific Hilton Head atteaction that you just love, look for rental properties that cater especially to you.
- Consider obtaining trip insurance along with your leasing contract. Trip insurance, which usually add anywhere between 1% - 5% of the base term rate, offers guests reimbursement of their trip expenses for any nights missed a result of health related emergencies or storms, in addition to ensuing additional hurricane evacuation costs or expenses, such as an unexpected hotel room stay or extra fuel.
General Rental Home Tricks & Tips
Newcomers are often times surprised at the number and wide range of short term rentals available in the Hilton Head area. Rental homes are gaining in popularity among vacationers, and visitors will find that the sheer number of vacation rentals available allows them to find an suitable retreat to accommodate their Hilton Head gang, from restful condos to vast event homes with several bedrooms.
The vast majority of vacation rentals in Hilton Head are privately owned and many are represented by well-known local rental management companies. Rental owners frequently choose management companies to manage internet marketing, house cleaning services and maintenance.
We've constructed a short guide to help you get the most from your rental experience.
How to find and book the right vacation rental:
Before you book "14 Forest Drive:3 bedroom home with its own screened in pool and access to Greenwood Forest Amenitie", examine our brief list of points to consider.
Begin Your Search Early
Like many trendy vacation spots, In Hilton Head the best rental properties are booked very early. To assure the best choice of homes, we suggest searching and booking your Hilton Head rental home Six-Twelve months in advance, whenever possible. A lot of families choose to start their search over Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year gatherings.
Select a Village and Time
Begin by deciding which specific area of Hilton Head you want to browse, and the approximate travel dates.
Just How Much Rental Do You Actually Need?
How many family members are joining your trip? Keep in mind that many rental homes list maximum guest capacity, which usually includes sofa beds in the family room. You'll need to determine what is suitable for your group. Generally rental home listings will describe each one of the unit's specific bedrooms and mattresses.
Decide on Your Budget
Most vacation rentals are advertised with a cost range. Confirm the cost for your desired week. It might be at the high end of the range. Make sure to get cost-sharing commitments from loved ones prior to booking a pricey rental home. One member of your group will need to be in charge of getting contributions and accepting responsibility for the complete rental fee at time of booking.
Vacation home Amenities
What property features is your group interested in? Is a screened-in deck a necessity? Does the property need to be beach front, in town, or near shopping? Are extras like beach chairs, gas grills, beach umbrellas, carts or coolers at your disposal and included with your rental property payment? Gather a list of prioritized "needs and wishes" from your company to help narrow your search to the most suitable rental.
Proper accessibility can make or ruin a trip for the less-mobile. Make certain to remember and inquire about wheelchair entry, pool lifts and special equipment needs..
Go ahead and Take the Dog
Remember to include your companion! While many rentals allow dogs and cats, guidelines and costs vary per rental. Many restrictions may eliminate a prospective rental property. Read your contract thoroughly! Extra fees may apply when pets are added. If in doubt, ask the property manager and get it in writing.
Start the Search
After the location, dates and family members are decided, search multiple sources for the greatest vacation home selection. In addition to Homeaway, VRBO and Tripadvisor, we recommend searching Google for "Hilton Head local rental properties" for local rental home management companies. Local companies often have a unique collection of rental homes daily and weekly.
Re-read the description to be sure the rental home has everything that you need. If something is missing, the rental home management company may know of very similar homes that suit your style and budget..
Some property owners will negotiate rates, and some will not. If they are hesitant to budge on a peak-season trip, try getting an additional night. Your best possibility of a reduced rate will be changing to an off-season week.
Read Through The Contract
Read through the entire agreement and make sure you understand who is responsible for:
- Power bills
- Internet Connectivity
- Long Distance Phone Service
- Hot Tub Heating
- Pay Per View Movies
- Cleaning Fees
- Trash collection
- Maintenance (get a phone number)
- Check in & Check Out Key Exchange
- Parking Space
Get a total that incorporates taxes, pet and other additional fees.
If you need to Cancel
Cancellation policies vary with each rental. Many rental property contracts include an option for trip insurance. Trip insurance defends the renter against emergency situations and weather events, It provides peace of mind should tragedy strike.
Complete the Reservation
When everything seems correct, it's finally time for you to sign on the dotted line. Remember that most rental agreements will require a substantial rental deposit and/or security deposit to safeguard the vacation home owner.
Keep Your Contact's Info
Put the property manager's contact information into your smart phone and wallet for easy access to answers throughout your trip.
Congrats! All that is left is enjoying your vacation!
During your Stay
- Take pictures on your arrival. Take notes of any damage as soon as you arrive. Contact the rental manager right away to report your findings.
- Ask questions. You may need instructions for a gas fireplace, Television or hot tub. Get in touch with your home manager. They are there to help. A phone call can save hours of difficulty.
- Make sure to be a good next-door neighbor. Natives should be as friendly to you as you are considerate of them. Remember the golden rule and treat others the same way you'd like to be treated by visitors next to your home.
- Ask a local. Local residences can frequently point you in the right direction.
- Remember to protect the property owner (and your stuff!) by keeping the rental secured while you are away, just like you would in your own home.
- Double-check every space of the rental to ensure you've collected all belongings.
- When your things are all out, perform a walk-through of the property to make certain no damage occurred during your stay. We advise walking through with the property manager whenever possible (this may not be possible).. If the property manager is not available, remember to take photos of the property to record its condition.
- Did you have a great time? Most property management companies and vacation rental websites make it easy for travellers to provide comments. If the vacation rental and/or property manager was outstanding, they will likely appreciate your compliments. If something went wrong, we recommend being understanding but genuine in regards to your rental experience. The best owners and managers will try very hard to fix the issue.
Use Your Experience
Hold a debrief with the people in your group. Did they like the property? Hopefully this guide helped you find a terrific vacation rental. If the rental property was not perfect, and you will better know how to perfect your search for the next vacation.