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EXCEPTIONAL Villa in Palmetto Dunes! Best Privacy & Best Views! 5-Star Reviews!!

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 130 m²
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths (Sleeps 5-7)

Welcome to our spacious, remodeled and designer decorated 2nd floor, 2-bedroom Villa in the award winning, prestigious and gated Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort on Hilton Head Island. Palmetto Dunes was named one of the Top 25 Family Resorts in the World by Travel and Leisure Magazine. Our villa is located right on the golf course in the extreme southern corner of St. Andrews Common which is furthest from roads, and other units. It has the absolute best views and it's in the quietest, most private corner of St. Andrews Common. The commercial vacation rental companies all wanted our villa, but we decided to list on Home Away / VRBO and give you a MUCH better price.

NOTE: This is NOT the much smaller 2 bedroom unit with the small deck and the 2nd bedroom in a loft with a spiral staircase. This is the largest and most luxurious 2-bedroom villa in St. Andrews.

You'll need to visit to appreciate this exceptional, spacious and truly unique 1,400 sq. ft., 2-bedroom, one-level villa with its cathedral ceilings and stylish decor. You'll be in your own, private tropical paradise with spectacular views in every direction. A huge Magnolia tree, various Palms, Palmettos, Live Oaks with Spanish Moss, other tropical plants and a small lagoon frame beautiful views of the George Fazio Golf Course. There are no other villas, parking lots, walls or other obstructions to spoil your privacy and the tropical scenery. This is exactly why we were willing to pay a premium price for this premium St. Andrews Common villa.

If you need a place to STAY, get a hotel room. If you want a place to really LIVE on the Island, this is your villa!

Our villa is professionally decorated and furnished in the Tommy Bahama style with tropical floral fabrics and art and tropical wood appointments. You'll be impressed with the open floor plan and atrium windows that fill the living spaces with light. The afternoon sun is filtered by the large beautiful trees, just off the deck, which provide a totally tropical feel.

You'll prepare a glass of wine or a drink at the eight-foot long wet bar which separates the living space from the dining space two steps above. The 42-inch Panasonic, high definition flat screen television is perfect for viewing the extended high-def channel selection; watching a DVD on the Panasonic Blue Ray player; or reviewing your day's beach photos using the TV's built-in photo viewing features. The furnishings throughout are high quality. The sleeper sofa will accommodate a 6th person or a couple of children. Morning coffee or sunset with a cold drink are absolutely perfect while sitting in one of the bar-height, bistro chairs on the spacious, private wrap-around deck. The deck has room for everyone in the party with six chairs (four bar height) and three tables. There is also a BBQ grill on the deck for preparing a perfect steak or fresh fish.

You'll find a private retreat in the master suite with high ceilings, golf course views and separate french door access to the villa's large, wrap-around deck. Everything is fresh from the tile, granite, vanities and fixtures in the bath to the furniture and 32 inch flat screen hi-def TV. Woven woods provide privacy for the windows and deck doors. Our designer advised that we should give special attention to the bedding as a good night's sleep is very important for us and our guests to fully enjoy our time on the Island. You'll sleep on the best, most supportive and most comfortable king mattress and foundation that we could find.

The roomy second bedroom also has beautiful, high quality furnishings and shades to provide privacy for the windows that face the front, entry-side of the villa. This bedroom has a queen bed for couples: an extended-length twin bed for another golfer or family member and a 24 inch flat screen TV/DVD combo. The bedding is the same high quality bedding that we chose for the master suite. The hall bath, just outside the second bedroom, has also been completely renovated with new tile, vanity and granite.

On days when you choose to eat in, food preparation will be a joy in the well equipped kitchen all new appliances and refinished cabinets. The refrigerator has filtered water and ice in the door and the range is a state of the art INDUCTION cook top and CONVECTION oven. Both are stainless steel. All pots and pans are brand new. There is a new tile floor with the original tile counter tops and back splashes. You can wash your clothes and beach towels in the full size washer and dryer just off the kitchen.

Behind the kitchen and near the villa entrance is a study with new desk, chair and artwork. This is a perfect place to open your laptop, access the villa's private wireless network and make that reservation at your favorite Hilton Head Island restaurant. There is also a printer for your use. There is also a small covered deck off the study with two chairs and a small table where you will find a private space to read a book or have a private conversation.

St. Andrews Common is part of the exclusive Palmetto Dunes / Shelter Cove Resort, one of the world's best resorts. The Resort offers exciting amenities and you will receive a Resort Pass which will give you driving and parking access to all areas of the Resort and all that this exceptional destination has to offer. Play golf on one of the three world-class golf courses or enjoy tennis at the award winning Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center. Bike the miles of trails using the two cruiser bikes at the Villa for your use; shop at Shelter Cove's markets, shops and restaurants; take a cruise, charter a boat or fishing trip; kayak in the 11-mile lagoon; fish in the surf or lagoons; dine in the many restaurants; catch a show at the Arts Center; take a short walk or bike ride to the beach or park at one of the private beach access points. All of this is available within the Palmetto Dunes / Shelter Cove Resort and you will have access.

I addition to the two cruiser bikes at the villa for your use, you may rent additional bikes, kayaks and other items from The Outfitters in Palmetto Dunes at a 20% discount as a "Preferred Guest" with the code I will provide.

Don't feel like walking, biking or driving? Call the “Dunes Buggy“ and one of the buses will pick you up at your villa and take you anywhere in the resort for no charge. Call again and they'll take you somewhere else or back to your villa. This transportation is available April 1 till September 30, from 8 AM till 9 PM for guests at our villa. Feel like staying very close to home? You can also relax in one of the comfortable lounge chars at the large and beautiful St. Andrews Common swimming pool and pavilion available exclusively for St. Andrews Common owners and guests... about 100 steps from your villa door.

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More Details

Owner
Stan and Jane Heasley
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 November, 2017

About Stan and Jane Heasley

We are Stan and Jane Heasley. We are both now retired and thoroughly enjoying life. We absolutely love Hilton Head Island and we're sure that you will too. It's like no other place in the country.

Stan and Jane Heasley purchased this villa in 2011

Why Stan and Jane Heasley chose Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island is like no other place in the US mainland. We have rented houses and vacationed along the East Coast from Maine to Florida and on the West Coast as well. We've enjoyed the variety, but many places were wind blown sand, heavily commercialized or both. Hilton Head Island is very different. The Island is a forest of mature tropical trees and plants. Commercial signs and storefronts are pushed back into the trees to preserve the island feel. It looks very natural and tropical, but it's truely amazing the variety of activities, culture, restaurants, family activities and... did I mention the pristine beaches? If your looking for action or relaxation, Hilton Head Island has it all.

What makes this villa unique

The uniqueness of our vacation rental villa begins with its size, the largest in St. Andrews Common. This is NOT the much smaller 2-bedroom unit with the small deck and 2nd bedroom in a loft up a spiral staircase. Our villa is a very large, 1400 sq. ft., 2-bedrrom, 2-bath flat with cathedral ceilings and atrium windows. Our villa is also in the best location in St. Andrews. It is in the extreme southern corner of the complex furthest from roads and other housing. It has the most private setting in St. Andrews and has the very best, panoramic views in St. Andrews. From the large, private, elevated, wrap-around deck there are no walls, parking lots or other buildings to spoil the beautiful, tropical golf course views. We paid a premium price when we bought this villa as it is a premium property, in a premium location... the absolute best available in St. Andrews Common.

Our villa is also totally remodeled and designer decorated. Everything is fresh from the floors to the ceilings including furniture, wall art, bedding, appliances, light fixtures, lamps, bath tile, bath vanities, granite, etc.

The villa is located in the Prestigious Palmetto Dunes / Shelter Cove Oceanfront Resort with all of the resort activities, golf, tennis, kayaking, charter fishing, dolphin watching, private beach access points, etc. along three miles of the best beaches on the east coast. The Resort has everything but, if you decide to leave the Resort, you can bike about anywhere on the Island from this perfect mid-Island location. Two cruiser bikes are provided for your use and additional bikes may be rented at a 20% discount when staying at our villa. With the special code we will provide, you will receive DISCOUNTS ON GOLF, TENNIS AND RENTALS OF BIKES, KAYAKS, CANOES, ETC.

The villa is in the middle of the action for those looking for fun and activities, yet very private and secluded for those looking for some tropical rest and relaxation. It is truly the best of all worlds.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa rental in Hilton Head Island

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Ducted Heating
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Study Room
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , bath with shower , remodeled with new dressing table, vanity, tile and granite
    Second Bath - toilet , bath with shower , remodeled with new vanity, tile and granite
  • Both baths have been totally remodeled with new tile (floors and tub/showers), new vanities, new mirrors, new light fixtures, new faucets, new wall art and new granite vanity tops. The master bath also has a new granite dressing table and a storage unit.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Suite - 1 extra lg. double bed , King
    Second Bedroom - 1 large double bed , 1 single bed , Queen & Extended Twin
    Living Room Sofa Bed - 1 sofa bed/futon , Sofa Bed in Living Room
  • The villa has a king bed in the spacious master suite and both a queen bed and extended twin bed in the 2nd bedroom. The sleep sofa, in the living room, provides an additional sleeping area.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • games - kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • deck chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gated Community
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • conservatory
  • Tennis ...
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • wooden decking
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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average rating of 4.9809523 based on 105 reviews
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5

Quiet, awesome views

  • 5 of 5

Loved the villa. Had everything we needed. Wished we could have stayed longer.

  • Review Submitted: 11/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful!!

  • 5 of 5

The pictures do not do it justice! The owner, Stan, went above and beyond for us. I will most definitely recommend his villa to all family and friends!! I'm already looking at the calendar to plan our next trip!

  • Review Submitted: 23/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very nice

  • 5 of 5

The grounds of Palmetto Dunes were imaculate. The check in staff are most helpful and very polite.

The condo itself was also immaculate, not only spotlessly clean but the condo is superbly decorated and very well appointed, everything you could possibly want or need is there, not just basic items but upgraded silverware and plates and all sorts of utensils. The beds are extremely nice, upgraded, and comfortable. We had a couple of communications with the owner who was extremely helpful and very nice. The only thing I caution about is proximity to the beach and don't take that wrong, no where in the description is this portrayed as beach front or beach view and the price is certainly half of what you will pay for that but if you go to the beach like my family does (i.e. fully loaded) you will have to drive but like I said don't take that as a knock, the beach isn't hard to access it's just not close enough to walk if your carrying coolers,chairs, floats, bags. Speaking of the beach the condo is also fully loaded with everything you need to take to the beach and 2 free very comfortable cruiser bikes(bike trails galore). We also got great discounts as guest of the condo at the onsite outfitter shop and they have it all and prices are very reasonable especially with the condos 30% discount. Great price, very nice condo. I'm actually trying to talk my golfing buddies into taking a guys golfing trip here in the future. The back deck is steps away from a par 3 and it was great entertainment watching the golfers play through. You can see tee to green action from the living room or back deck, you also have a view of two additional fairways, it's a beautiful view. Overall we were delighted with our stay and look forward to staying here in the future, especially for a golf trip.

  • Review Submitted: 17/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Villa w/ Many Ammenities

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent time in our stay at this unit and had the opportunity to do a lot of different things. Just wish we had more time to enjoy. Our hosts provided just about anything you can imagine you might need and then some. I don't think we lacked for anything at all. The unit uses just about every available amount of space in some fashion. No wasted space whatsoever. We would return to this property again and hope to do so in the near future.

  • Review Submitted: 03/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

This Villa is exceptionally nice, the owner is super friendly and answered any questions I had.

  • 5 of 5

Loved the villa and the whole area of Hilton Head. We would definitely love to come back sometime.

  • Review Submitted: 21/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

EXCEPTIONAL IS RIGHT!

  • 5 of 5

THE OWNERS WERE VERY RESPONSIVE TO ALL OF MY MANY EMAILS. The condo was well equipped, clean and beautiful. The grounds and pool were well maintained. We will book it again.

  • Review Submitted: 05/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: ....and we look forward to your next stay Margaret!
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Hilton Head Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
At Shelter Cove or Dunes House at the Beach
Nearest Golf
George Fazio Golf Course directly behind the Villa
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
William Hilton Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Alexander's in PD; Several at Shelter Cove
Nearest Beach
0.6 Miles
Atlantic Ocean
Car: recommended

St. Andrews Common is part of the Palmetto Dunes / Shelter Cove Resort on Hilton Head Island, SC. The Resort offers exclusive beach access areas; three 18-hole championship Golf Courses; an exclusive Tennis Center; kayaking; biking; Shelter Cove HarbourFest and summer fireworks; restaurants; shopping; a large and a private pool and pavilion exclusively for St. Andrews Common Owners and their guests. AS OUR GUESTS YOU WILL RECEIVE DISCOUNTS ON GOLF, TENNIS AND RENTALS OF KAYAKS, CANOES, BIKES, ETC.

Our villa is in a quiet, secluded and private setting on the George Fazio Golf Course in the center of all of the amenities and activities that the Palmetto Dunes / Shelter Cove Resort has to offer.

Golf: The palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort contains three 18-hole championship golf courses... The Robert Trent Jones Course; the Arthur Hills Course; and the George Fazio Course.

Tennis: Enjoy the exclusive Palmetto Dunes Tennis Center.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday villa in Hilton Head Island

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Late Fall, 2017
28 Oct 2017 - 1 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
AU$144
AU$919
 
 
Early Winter, 2018
2 Dec 2017 - 13 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$131
AU$867
 
 
Early Spring, 2018
3 Mar 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,182
 
 
Spring, 2018
31 Mar 2018 - 15 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,419
 
 
Summer, 2018
16 Jun 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,642
 
 
Early Fall, 2018
18 Aug 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,300
 
 
Fall, 2018
8 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
1 night minimum stay
AU$158
AU$1,025
 
 
Late Fall, 2018
27 Oct 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
1 night minimum stay
AU$144
AU$946
 
 
Winter, 2018 / 2019
1 Dec 2018 - 1 Mar 2019
1 night minimum stay
AU$131
AU$828
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,642
 

Additional information about rental rates

Departure Cleaning AU$124.78 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$262.7
Tax Rate 10.0%

Sorry but No Pets and No Smoking Permitted.
The primary renter must be at least 25 years of age. No student groups.
Motorcycles, motorhomes, RV's and trailers of all kinds are not permitted in Palmetto Dunes Resort.
Two bikes are provided and, as our guests, you will receive DISCOUNTS on golf, tennis and rentals of additional bikes, kayaks, etc.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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