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Perfect Downtown Getaway, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5

Perfect Downtown Getaway, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5


Property Details

Updated: May 6, 2015
This beautiful 2 bedroom/1 bathroom carriage house has every amenity you need

*Please click on the video option in the upper left hand corner of the listing picture for a tour.

This charming 2 bedroom, 1 full bath carriage house is fully updated with every luxury amenity you need to enjoy your vacation. It is beautifully appointed with hard woods, a full kitchen, top of the line appliances, a gracious living area, an island with seating for 3 and a wonderful patio. The view in the backyard is expansive, lush and green. We have one off street parking space located just outside the house. This carriage house is a hidden gem within walking distance to restaurants, bars, parks and MUSC. Our home is located behind a beautiful Charleston Double main house in a quiet setting with no street noise. The master bedroom has a gracious king bed with pillow top mattress and luxury linens. There is a flat screen tv, ceiling fan and large closet. The Guest Bedroom is located upstairs and is a perfect retreat after a long day of shopping and site seeing. The Guest Bedroom has a queen bed with luxury linens. The full bathroom features a separate water closet for toilet, full shower, vanity and washer and dryer.

*Inquiries received after 4pm will be answered the next business day.

More Details
  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Pets welcome
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

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May 6, 2015

29 Reviews

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Perfect Downtown Getaway, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5
Charleston Charleston Area
Seminole, FL

Just as expected!

  • 5 of 5
The carriage house was perfect! We parked our car and never got back in it. The neighborhood is not quite there yet, but you can see it is up and coming. If you don't mind walking you can pretty much walk everywhere in the downtown/historic area. We couldn't have had a better time and our dog enjoyed his stay too! Great place--we would definitely stay here again!
  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Romantic Getaway
Perfect Downtown Getaway, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5
Charleston Charleston Area

Great location to base yourself in Charleston

  • 5 of 5
This carriage house was perfect for our visit, an off street parking spot for our car, one block from the free Trolley Bus which took you to the centre of town ( King St) in 10 minutes. The house itself was spotlessly clean and we'll decorated/ renovated, two big bedrooms, large bathroom and well appointed with everything needed for a great stay. Great cafes, restaurants and bars are close by and the owner could not have been more helpful - I would definitely come back here any time I was visiting Charleston.
  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing
Perfect Downtown Getaway, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5
Charleston Charleston Area

True Southern Charm

  • 5 of 5
The owner exhibits all the fine characteristics of a true Charlestonian. A wonderful property owner and will look forward to renting from again.
  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children
Perfect Downtown Getaway, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5
Charleston Charleston Area
Austin, Texas

Nice place, manager unresponsive

  • 3 of 5
The accommodation was as described, although neighborhood not as nice as we'd hoped. Only complaint was with manager unresponsiveness to wifi problems - directions for connecting were wrong, and only one person can connect at a time.
  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Dear Guest,
As noted in all of our 5 star reviews, our response time is within one hour. We take pride in our attention to guests' needs and have no fewer than 4 points of contact with each guest prior to and during their stay. We are available 24-7. You received our check in letter 3 weeks prior to your arrival and also spoke to us afterwards saying, "everything looks great; we have everything we need." You called two more times and left copious voice messages trying to sell our management company on your services for the new tourism company you started in attempt to get our business. As you explained in your multiple voicemails to our staff, you are a former employee of VRBO, and you have your own business which you are trying to promote. While we wish you all the best in your new endeavors we cannot engage in business with our guests. This would create a conflict of interest. Not only did we field your sales calls but we spoke to you directly on the telephone and provided you the wi fi password for a second time explaining it is the 16 digit code on the modem and is listed on two separate manuals in the home as well as in your check in letter. We have never had issues prior to this with any guest regarding the password. You were able to get online after we spoke and as evidenced in our wi fi plan were able to use many hours worth of the internet and wi fi. Our goal is to provide our guests with a clean, welcoming home and provide excellent customer service which 99.9% of our reviews reflect. Our home is located in a charming Charleston neighborhood surrounded by yoga studios, bakeries, boutiques, bars and restaurants frequented by locals. Spring Street and Cannon Street are in our desirable "Spring/Cannon" corridor near MUSC and close to both beaches as well as walking distance to our Upper King Street Restaurant District. We are proud of our home, location and service and wish you all the best in your new business!
Perfect Downtown Getaway, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5
Charleston Charleston Area
Charlotte, NC

Ideal crash pad for your Charleston getaway!

  • 5 of 5
The carriage house was beautifully decorated and super clean. The kitchen has what you need and even some things you would not expect. The bathroom is huge with a really nice shower and lots of comfy towels. The bedrooms are very large with plenty of closet space. Yes, the living room is on the small side as is the TV, but we never turned on the TV and why would you hang around inside the house with so much to do right outside the door? I often stay in hotels or other apartments closer to King Street but the prices there have just become outrageous. You get so much more for your money in a place like this. It’s a bit of a walk to upper King but Uber is only $5. FYI when you summon Uber don’t use GPS unless you walk out to the street first. Type in the address or they will never find you! I drive an SUV and had zero trouble negotiating the driveway and parking was not a problem at all. No neighbor issues either…they were quiet and respectful. If you want a great place to stay in Charleston and get the best value this is definitely the place to be!
  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Perfect Downtown Getaway, 5 Blocks from Upper King Street, Sleeps 5
Charleston Charleston Area

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  • 5 of 5
This is a great rental. So comfortable, clean, exactly as advertised. Maybe even better. I loved the location. We were able to walk dinner on King Street. Many small markets nearby for groceries but we took advantage of the grocery concierge. Hope to stay here again soon.
  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway


Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Charleston International Airport at 5 Miles Nearest Barpub : Fuel, Xiao Bao Biscuit Nearest Golf : Charleston Municipal Golf Course at 3 Miles Nearest Train : North Charleston at 5 Miles Nearest Motorway : Highway 17 at 1.5 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Bon Bahn Mi Nearest Beach : Sullivans Island at 6 Miles Car: not necessary

Enjoy Charleston's up and coming Upper King & Spring Street district with the hottest restaurants, bars and shops. Located at the top of the peninsula, only 5 minutes from Upper King Street enjoy easy escapes to the area's beaches and walk to the many attractions Charleston has to offer including museums, dining, boutiques, art galleries, the historic waterfront, MUSC, College of Charleston, the Citadel and the majestic Cooper River Bridge. Walk outside your front door and see the majestic Cooper River Bridge to the left and to the right one of the local's favorite spots Bon Bahn Mi. For yoga enthusiasts, there are two fantastic yoga studios within blocks-Bikram Yoga and Mission Yoga. For local dining in the hood enjoy the amazing Asian sandwich shop Bon Bahn Mi next door which locals come from all over the peninsula to enjoy. Tiger Lily Florist is a few doors down and is lovely. There are two bakeries within walking distance: Sweet Radish Bakery and Wild Flour Bakery. Yum! An action packed location fused with a quiet escape. Turn down your own gravel driveway , enjoy two off street parking spots and hidden behind a traditional Charleston Double main house is your quiet carriage house. Safe, quiet, centrally located and fully updated with every amenity you need!


From $150 Per night

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
May 2015 One
May 1 2015 - May 13 2015
2 night minimum stay
Graduation 2015
May 14 2015 - May 17 2015
2 night minimum stay
May 2015 Two
May 18 2015 - May 24 2015
2 night minimum stay
Spoleto 2015
May 25 2015 - Jun 7 2015
2 night minimum stay
Summer 2015
Jun 8 2015 - Aug 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

  • Housekeeping $100
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 12.5%

Housekeeping is $100.00 in addition to rental fee and we offer complimentary concierge services including dining reservations, airport transportation, baby equipment rental and event tickets.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Updated: May 6, 2015


From the Owner

Our carriage house is located in the popular neighborhood Elliotborough/Cannonborough. This is Charleston's hip Upper King Street restaurant district with the best chefs and nightlife. One off street parking spot provided. Pet friendly.

Property Type

  • house


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...

Onsite Services

  • Concierge


  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...

Location Type

  • Downtown


  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Floor Area

  • 1200 sq. ft.


  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet, shower
  • Updated full bathroom with fine towels


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king, Quiet Gracious Master Bedroom wiith luxury linens
  • Guest Bedroom - 1 queen, Guest Bedroom Located Upstairs with Queen bed
  • Master Bedroom with beautiful King bed is spacious with fine linens and everything you need to relax.


  • Deck / Patio


  • Guests provide their own meals

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website


  • Complimentary concierge services provided by Charleston Concierge & Luxury Property Management including dining reservations, airport transportation, baby equipment rental, and event tickets. 21 Broad Street 843-513-6466

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