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OCEANFRONT—Winter Rate $300/nt. Stay 2 nights—get 3th night free! Nov.-Feb.

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 10 Sleeps

Enjoy a great family getaway only steps from the ocean at Folly Beach! Early risers will enjoy watching the sun as it rises over the ocean. Watch the surfers from the front porch while you relax in the swing or rocking chairs.

In addition to 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, we have Bedroom #4 which is actually a very large sunroom that includes 2 twin beds, futon, and extra living space--a perfect place for kids! Bedroom 1 has a queen bed; bedroom 2 has a queen bed and a pack and play; and bedroom 3 has a king bed.

Two large bathrooms are off the hallway and offer convenient access from all bedrooms. One bathroom has a tub/shower and the largest bathroom has a walk-in shower.

In the spacious family room, there are 2 additional daybeds. The kitchen has a dining bar that seats 5. The dining room table seats 6.

When you're ready for time in the shade, enjoy the cool breeze while swinging in one of the two swings on the deck under the house. There is also a 3rd bathroom/shower room on this level. In the evening, you can experience the wonderful sunsets over the Folly River and view the historic Morris Island Lighthouse from the deck. There is a gas grill on the upstairs deck, and we keep an extra propane tank for the grill in the shower room.



Toddler booster seat

Infant/toddler convertible booster seat

Baby walker

Toddler potty

Heavenly Days will truly be the best place to hold your next family or friend gathering!

More Details

Gracie McLaughlin
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About Gracie McLaughlin

My 2 sisters and I are the original owners of our family beach house. We take pride in making sure our renters want to return to Heavenly Days yearly! Our children and grandchildren have 'grown up' coming to Folly, and it is their 'home away from home.'

Gracie McLaughlin purchased this house in 1984

Why Gracie McLaughlin chose Folly Beach

In the early 1950's, our uncle purchased property at Folly Beach. He and his wife named their first cottage--a converted trailer--Heavenly Days. After many years they built a house. It was destroyed during Hurricane Hugo, and at the age of 80, he built another Heavenly Days. Our mother (his sister-in-law) purchase a lot and built our existing house. After our uncle and aunt sold their house, we were able to take the name 'Heavenly Days' for our house. And, hopefully, we will have Heavenly Days to share with renters for many years to come!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Gracie,

I'm sorry I've taken so long to let you know... the survey that VRBO (or whoever) sent had some kind of error so I could not respond but I wanted to let you know that our girls trip was the BEST! The sleeping arrangements worked great, we loved the big porch and the swing and all the rockers! We had great fun in town every night eating (and eating ice cream!) We had a blast on the beach, being chased to the rocks by the tide! And the surfers!! We hope to make this a yearly trip!

Thanks so much!!

Aug 2016
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Folly Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • 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 , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , baby crib is a pack-n-play
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


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OCEANFRONT—Winter Rate $300/nt. Stay 2 nights—get 3th night free! Nov.-Feb.
average rating of 4.952381 based on 26 reviews
Lexington, ky

Great home away from home, little slice of heaven!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I stayed at heavenly days, and we loved it so much! We loved that there was a pack and play for our little baby. The house is perfectly furnished for everything you could ever need! We love the porch, we spent so much time out there laughing and enjoying the ocean views! The open concept living room and kitchen was perfect while preparing meals and allowed for togetherness without feeling crowded. The television had cable, which was awesome for my grandma since she watches so much TV. You are steps away from the ocean! Watching the surfers do their thing in the morning was so cool! My dad said he saw dolphins. You are short drive away from Folly Beach proper. The part of the beach where the house is located feel so private and serene! The barbecue was utilized quite a bit! All of the beds were super comfy! We can't wait to come back next year! So much fun! Thank you Gracie!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Nicole, for your thoughtful and awesome review of "Heavenly Days"! I am so glad that you took advantage of the stunning ocean views from our front porch (and the surfers also)! I would love for you to return for an annual vacation.
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  • 5 of 5

perfect location with everything you would need. Clean with plenty of room and beds

  • Submitted: May 5, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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boiling springs, sc

Great location and very comfortable home

  • 5 of 5

Location of this property was perfect for us being oceanfront and near the lighthouse on the quiet end of the island. The home is very comfortable and spacious with decks on the front and side where we were able to grill on the provided gas grill. The grill was in great condition(unlike some we have had in the past) and they also provided an extra propane tank if needed. We highly recommend this property and will definitely rent it again. Also would like to mention that the beds are extremely comfortable

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your thoughtful comments! We agree that one of the best features of the house is the great view of the Morris Island lighthouse, We look forward to your renting our house in the future.
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great family vacation here and we would definitely recommend this property!

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Stay!

  • 5 of 5

This is our third year staying at Heavenly Days, and as usual everything was wonderful! Gracie is a pleasure to work with and very responsive. The property is always clean, comfortable, and very spacious. The location is perfect with the beach being just a short stroll across the street. We enjoyed the beach, relaxation, and porch sittin'...watching the dolphins and surfers. We are already planning for a visit next year. Thank you Gracie and family for sharing your home!

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Much Needed Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

After a year of stress, this was a much needed getaway. We rented the house without any expectations and left with wonderful memories and a refreshed spirit. We invited two other couples, and there was plenty of space for all of us. We had a boil the first night, a huge brunch on the porch facing the beach the following day, and a nice steak dinner the second night. Everything was clean and comfortable. The only complaint was the biting bugs - no see ums or sandflies or sand fleas or whatever you call them - but they had nothing to do with the property. Just bring insect repellent or you will be swarmed. We found some nice shells on the beach and had a great view of the dolphins feeding in the morning right after sunrise. The owners were great to deal with. We would recommend this beach cottage to our friends and family. Thank you for the wonderful time.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful review of our beach house! It sounds like you and your friends had a great time making memories. I see that y'all had the "no see ums" vacation with you. They can be a nuisance at times, but usually they aren't a problem. It's always a good idea to pack insect repellant!
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Since Folly Beach is located only 9 miles from historic Charleston,

SC, you will have the advantage of enjoying both the beach and the

city. James Island County Park with Splash Water Island is located

only 5 miles from Folly. The Southeastern Wildlife Expo is in

February. Shelling, biking, crabbing, fishing, swimming and surfing

will keep you busy when you're not basking in the sun.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning $150
Tax Rate 13.5%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.