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Peaceful Cottage In Port Royal

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,350 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

Fully equipped 2 bedroom, 2 bath with bonus room currently used as a Study. Spacious front porch with porch swing and settee. Downstairs bedroom has 2 twin beds and full bath directly across the hall. Master suite upstairs has full bed with large bathroom and walk-in closet. Downstairs has queen sleeper sofa that opens up in front of the fireplace. Fenced rear yard with landscaping and grill.

Property Manager
David Swetland
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 27, 2018

About David Swetland

I lived in the area briefly in the mid-1980's and have made frequent trips to the area ever since. Several of my relatives live in the Bluffton/HHI area. I currently live and work in central Pennsylvania.

David Swetland purchased this house in 2014

Why David Swetland chose Port Royal

I have been visiting the lowcountry for more than 30 years. Several years ago I had the chance to spend a week in Port Royal and was hooked by everything it had to offer. In 2014, I took the plunge and purchased this place. I have done my best to create a place that I look forwarding to visit when I can. At present, however, I need to help care for my Mom who lives in Bluffton whenever I am in the area. While I am busy helping out my family, I am making it available as a rental.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Port Royal

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 23
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No fires in the fireplace. Sorry to say that it does not draw air properly and will smoke up the house.
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , upstairs master
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , downstairs
  • Queen sleeper sofa in LR
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • long term renters welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Peaceful Cottage In Port Royal
average rating of 4.6363635 based on 33 reviews

Great location, great owner

  • 4 of 5

Rented this for my brothers graduation from bootcamp and it was great. Everything was cute and comfortable. Only 10 drive to the base and was a cute quite little neighborhood. The owner is very responsive to emails and communication. Definitely would rent here again.

  • Submitted: 18-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic! A comfortable and welcoming home

  • 5 of 5

A comfortable and welcoming home that is well kept and larger than it looks. The owner was prompt in answering the questions i had before booking. This is about 10 min from Parris Island with traffic...perfect for graduation. Our Marine was glad we rented this and was happy to spend the night here....well worth the $ which was less than a hotel. Nice quiet neighborhood too. đź’–?đź’–?đź’–? this place!

  • Submitted: 16-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely property which is very convenient to Parris Island.

  • 5 of 5

The house is perfectly charming and met our every need. It's also just minutes from Parris Island if the purpose of your trip is a graduation. After booking, I had to make some changed to my trip and the owner was very responsive and accommodating. Highly recommend!

  • Submitted: 24-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect house in a beautiful location!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect for our stay to see our nephew graduate as a United States Marine! The beds were comfortable and the house was very clean. It had everything that we needed and more! The neighborhood was very peaceful and we loved walking around exploring. If you get the chance, walk over to the watch tower. The view is breathtaking! David was very easy to work with and answered all questions. We are definitely planning on a return trip in the future to explore the area more! If we could give it more than 5 stars, we would!

  • Submitted: 8-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very charming home in a convenient location!

  • 4 of 5

We loved the privacy of staying in a home vs. a hotel . We were there for our son's Marine graduation. It was very convenient to the base. The pizza place around the corner was very good. The owner David was very helpful. The surrounding area was very charming and convenient to several restaurants and some shopping. We enjoyed our stay and would consider staying again if we are ever in the area!

  • Submitted: 15-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Just a wonderful property, had almost everything we needed.

  • 4 of 5

Clean, organized, well thought out home. We were pleased with everything we found in the home.

  • Submitted: 7-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Sanctuary at Cat Island
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Dockside Reataurant
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Sands Beach
Car: recommended

The house is located in the old village area of the sleepy coastal town of Port Royal, South Carolina. The local riverside beach, boat launch, pier, and observation tower are less than a mile away. This a very popular spot for walkers, joggers, fisherman, and lovely sunsets over Parris Island (see picture). If you like massive Live Oak trees covered with Spanish Moss, you won't find many places prettier than Port Royal.

The village has several good restaurants, frequent street festivals and concerts along Paris Avenue, and very friendly inhabitants.

The beautiful oceanside beach at Hunting Island State park is about 20 minutes by car. It is a popular (but remote) unspoiled beach with a cool lighthouse you can visit.

The Cypress Wetlands nature trail is a short walk away. This is a great place to see wildlife - with an abundance of bird species.

Downtown Beaufort with its grand Waterfront Park and shopping district is approximately 5 miles away.

Parris Island, with the Marine Corps Recruit Depot, is about 2 miles away - just over the bridge. Parris Island has an excellent museum.

Savannah, Georgia is less than an hour's drive. Charleston, SC is about 90 minutes away by car.

Hilton Head Island, though located just across Port Royal sound, is about a 45 minute drive


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Port Royal

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$84.32
Damage Deposit C$324.32

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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