- 2 Bedrooms
- 2.5 Bathrooms
- Air Conditioning
- Basic Soaps
- Carbon Monoxide Detector
- Clothes Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Deadbolt Lock
- Desk Chair
- Dining Room
- Dishes & Utensils
- Emergency Exit Route
- Exterior Lighting
- Fire Extinguisher
- Fire Station Contact
- First Aid Kit
- Hair Dryer
- Hospital Contact
- Housekeeper Included
- Ice Maker
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Non Smoking Only
- Not Suitable For Children
- Outdoor Play Area
- Pantry Items
- Paper Towels
- Pets Not Allowed
- Police Contact
- Private Chef
- Smoke Detector
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
- Wireless Internet
About this PropertyLocation is everything! This converted office space in the heart of Historic Georgetown (the third oldest city in South Carolina), is mere steps away from incredible eateries, shopping, local history museums and the Harborwalk along the Sampit River. Unwind in the private courtyard located near the entrance way, ideal for morning coffee or evening leisure. Appreciate the big living area, office, 2 bedrooms (one queen and two twin beds), and a thoroughly supplied kitchen with a separate
dining room. High speed internet, as well. The just right combination for a peaceful hideaway!
Savor strolling to stores, eateries, the Harborwalk and East Bay Park. Perfectly located for the many events in Georgetown including The Wooden Boat Show, Historic Georgetown Bridge to Bridge Run, and fishing tournaments. Want to take in a play? The Strand Theater is just a block away!
Come with your boat! There are two marinas located just a couple of blocks away and be in the Atlantic Sea, Winyah Bay, or Waccamaw River within mins..
One and 1/2 baths. In addition, a washer and dryer is on site. The owner is a Realtor with over 20 years experience selling unit in the area. If you would like info on the area or to schedule a showing let her know. PLEASE LET US KNOW NUMBER OF GUESTS AT TIME OF BOOKING. MAXIMUM NUMBER OF GUESTS - 4.
Two nighttime minimum; three nighttime minimum on certain holidays.
The Lawft FAQ
This is a list of our most frequently asked questions along with some helpful informative links to assist you in planning your trip to Georgetown and staying at The Lawft.
1.What is the nearest airport?
The nearest airport is Myrtle Beach. It is roughly a 45 min. drive to The Lawft. Charleston Airport is roughly one hour and 15 mins. away.
2.When can we check in?
Our check in time is 4:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time
3.When do we need to check out?
Our check out time is 10:00 am, Eastern Standard Time.
We have a very high standard of cleanliness that we demand of our housekeeping staff. In order to give you with a home that meets our standards, they must have copious time to thoroughly tidy between visitors; therefore we must enforce our checkout time.
4.What if we arrive after the check in time?
We will coordinate with you prior to your arrival for the door codes.
5.What is supplied in the home?
Our home is completely furbished with the following amenities. All linens, linens, pots, pans, dishes and silverware are included for your appreciation. We also give starter rolls of paper products that include toilet tissue, paper towels, and a few additional trash bags. Please feel complimentary to use any spices, condiments, or other items in the kitchen.
6.What should we bring with us?
We suggest you bring along a few items to make your stay as fun as possible. Since we only give starter paper items and trash bags we suggest you bring along an additional supply of toilet tissue, paper towels, trash bags.
Be sure to bring all your toiletries including bath soap and shampoo.
7.What happens if I need to change or cancel my reservation?
We have a very strict No Refund policy. Once we block out days for your rental we cannot refund any portion of your payment.
We do however offer you options. First, you can move your dates as long as you do so at least 30 days prior to your original arrival date.
Second, you may buy Travel Insurance to cover many situations.
8.Do you accept dogs and cats?
We have a no family dogs and cats allowed policy.
9.Is there an age requirement for renting the home?
We only rent to individuals over the age of 25. The person renting the home is the responsible event for all visitors in the home and must be over the age of 25. Proof of age must be shown at the time of check-in and anyone under the age of 25 will not be allowed to check in.
10.What time zone are you in?
We are located in Eastern Standard Time zone and observe Daylight Savings Time when in effect. Check-in and check-out times will be based on local time.
11.How far is it to the nearest grocery store?
You can shop at Piggly Wiggly or Food Lion, or Wal-Mart; all are located within 3 miles of the home.
Washer/dryer located on the first floor.
A Few Other Notable Places of Interest in the Neighborhood:
The Rice Museum
Through dioramas, maps, artifacts and other exhibits, visitors to the Museum are enlightened to the history of a society dependent on the rice crop.
633 Front Street
South Carolina Maritime Museum
It is the mission of the South Carolina Maritime Museum to tell the stories that are unique to South Carolina’s maritime history through photographs, documents, artifacts and interactive exhibits.
729 Front Street
The Kaminski House
The Kaminski House was constructed about 1769, and contains an amazing collection of American and English antiques, from the 18th and 19th centuries.
1003 Front Street
Georgetown County Museum
Find countless photos and artifacts of Georgetown History.
120 Broad Street
One of the most noteworthy aspects of shopping in Historic Georgetown SC is that there are no big chain stores. Almost every work is owned and operated by someone who lives locally. You will find unique housewares, fabulous stores for men and women filled with apparel, accessories and shoes, precious children's clothing, antiques, high-end outdoor furnishings, light fixtures, art by local artisans, consignment items, books about Coastal Carolina, and so much more!
How to get the best deal on your rental
- Many property managers and rental houses provide Georgetown, SC area discount catalogs which include money-saving promotions, either offered independently by merchants, or utilizing a relationship between the property manager and the vendor itself. Keep an eye out for these guides and promotional books, as this allows vacation goers to take advantage of those fantastic activities at a sometimes significantly discounted.
- Are you able to alter your trip dates? Off-season rates are usually a fraction of high pricing.
- Are you a military veteran? Plenty of property management companies provide special discounts to vets and active-duty servicemembers. Make sure to check with property management company to see if your travelling gang is eligible for a rate reduction.
- Is there a particular activity that you are mainly anticipating ? Make sure to prioritize your proximity to the activities and places of interest you are most looking forward to.
- Rental companies and individual home owners typically offer their customers the opportunity to buy trip insurance. Trip insurance, which usually will cost you between 1% - 5% of the basic vacation rental cost, offers buyers reimbursement of their vacation costs for any days missed resulting from medical-related emergencies or storms, and additionally ensuing additional hurricane evacuation costs or expenses, like an unanticipated motel stay or extra gasoline.
How to Book a Vacation Home
Some people are surprised to discover just how many rentals can be found in their area of interest. With such a wide selection, guests are sure to discover a property which fits their expectations and spending budget.
Rental homes are frequently owner operated or managed by property management companies. Property management companies are well-liked by rental owners because they manage the online marketing and operations..
Seasoned Georgetown, SC vacationers have discovered a number of tips and tricks throughout the years with regards to renting rental properties, however many beginners will be happy to find that many of these "methods" are in plain sight, if you understand where they should look.
Searching for and booking the perfect vacation property:
Before you book "In the heart of the historic district with shopping, dining, museums steps away!", examine our brief checklist of factors to consider.
Search Early and Often
Like many renowned hot spots, In Georgetown, SC the best rental properties are booked early. To ensure the most desirable selection of vacation homes, we suggest searching and reserving your Georgetown, SC vacation home Six-12 months in advance, whenever feasible. Christmas, Thanksgiving and New Years are excellent times to plan and reserve your vacation rental home..
Find your Spot and Choose Dates
Agreement can be tough between close relatives, but once this tricky part is complete everything will begin to drop in place.
Bedrooms and Bed Sizes Matter
Determine who is going, and just how many/what kind of bedroom configuration you will need. Consider that most rental homes list maximum guest capacity, which typically includes sofa beds in the living room. You will need to figure out what is most appropriate for the company. Generally rental listings will summarize each one of the unit's specific bedrooms and mattress sizes.
Commit to a Budget
Many rental homes are marketed with a price range. Confirm the price for your selected stay. It could be at the top end of the range. If many individuals or families are sharing the cost, always make sure each group understands their responsibilities and has agreed to a maximum they are willing to pay. Most rental documents call for a single person to be responsible for the whole reservation.
Let's Talk Amenities
What home features is the family trying to find? Do you primarily want a vacation rental with a pool, spa tub or volleyball court? Are you more interested in wildlife or nightlife? Are linens included with the rental agreement, or do you need to take your own? Create a list of priority conveniences to help narrow your search.
Accessibility and Special Things to consider
Adequate accessibility can make or ruin a trip for the less-mobile. If wheel chair accessibility, elevators, pool lifts or other special equipment is needed, include that into your search. Almost all property postings include a list of amenities.
Remember to include your companion! Although a number of rental homes allow animal friends, guidelines and fees fluctuate per property. Type of animal, size and breeds might be limited. Don't forget to read descriptions and contracts carefully. Additional fees or deposits may be applied to your agreement. Ask questions *before* you book!
Best places to Search
. Besides Homeaway, VRBO and Tripadvisor, we recommend searching Google for "Georgetown, SC local rental homes" for local property management companies. Local companies will often have a unique collection of vacation rentals daily and weekly.
Negotiate the Price
Re-read the description to ensure the vacation home has everything required. If something is missing, the rental home management company may know of comparable properties that suit your desires and budget..
Some property owners will negotiate prices, and some won't. If the rate isn't negotiable, the number of nights may be. Negotiating rates is most effective through the off-peak season when many vacation rentals sit empty.
Study The Contract
Learn which of the following is included in your quoted rate:
- Power bills
- WIFI Access
- Long Distance Calls
- Pool and hot tub heating
- Pay Per View Movies
- Cleaning Fees
- Trash collection
- Maintenance (get a phone number)
- Check in & Check Out Key Exchange
- Parking Fees
Get a total that incorporates state taxes, animal and other additional fees.
Cancelling your Rental
Be sure you are familiar with the cancellation policy prior to reserving. Many rental agreements include an option for trip insurance. Trip insurance, which generally costs between 1% - 5% of your base rental rate, can provide vacationers with reimbursement of their vacation costs (and subsequent vacation property costs) for any days missed as a consequence of personal medical-related emergencies or weather, as well as hurricane evacuation costs, such as a unexpected hotel stay or additional gas.
Reserve your Vacation Property
When everything seems correct, it's finally time to sign a rental agreement. You will likely have to submit a security deposit at time of reservation.
Get Contact Info
Be sure to get the property manager's contact phone number and entry/exit procedures for your rental home. We recommend keeping the contact's information in your phone and wallet.
Congratulations! All that is left is making the most of your visit!
During your Stay
- Take notes of any damage right after you arrive. If you discover damage, or if repairs are required call the property manager right away.
- Ask questions. Should there be any ambiguity about parking, rules of the property, property access, swimming pool functions, etc... we recommend you ask the property manager promptly. A quick phone call avoids many hassles.
- Remember to respect your nearby neighbors. Permanent residents invariably live within earshot. Remember the golden rule and treat others the same way you'd like to be treated by visitors next to your residence.
- Ask a local. Natives are a great source of tips.
- Make sure to protect the owner (and your stuff!) by keeping the home secured while you are away, just like you would at home.
- Always make sure you've packed everything. Inspect drawers, bath cupboards and cabinets.
- Once everything is out, perform a walk-through of the rental home to make sure that no property damage occurred during your remain. If you can, do this walk-out review with the property owner present. If the property owner is not available, make sure that you take photos of the property to record its condition.
- Did you enjoy yourself? Nearly all vacation rental web sites seek reviews after your stay is complete. Property owners and rental managers will appreciate your positive recommendations. If something was unsatisfactory and they failed to correct it in a acceptable manner, or if the rental home was not as described, you should note that as part of your comments.
Learn from your Experience
Did everybody have a great time? If everything was perfect, next year's vacation planning will be quick. If the rental home wasn't perfect, and you will better understand how to refine your search for the next trip.
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