Modern beach house with marsh views, three private decks and Harbor Island amenities
Settle into the relaxed pace of Harbor Island at Tranquil Key a sunny, two-level home with marsh views and access to resort amenities at Harbor Island, including swimming pools, a fitness center, tennis courts and a basketball court.
Painted sky blue with white verandas, this airy 3-bedroom, 3-bath beach house is defined by its relaxed seating areas, including three furnished decks and two cozy reading rooms. An open living area, painted a cheerful sandy hue, welcomes guests with high ceilings and hardwood floors as light streams through picture windows. A gray sectional sofa and comfy armchair face a flat-screen TV and library, creating an inviting atmosphere for relaxing nights inside after days in the sun.
The living room flows seamlessly into a formal, six-seat dining area and fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, allowing for home-cooked meals throughout your stay. From the dining area, step onto a private back deck, where a separate table with chairs and BBQ grill inspire dinners overlooking the quiet marsh.
Ideal for families or multiple couples, Tranquil Key comfortably accommodates six guests between a king-sized bed in the master bedroom, located on the main level, and queen-sized beds in the second and third bedrooms, located upstairs.
The master, styled in New England cottage decor, features calming heather-gray walls, hardwood floors, and crisp, white linens. This room has an en-suite bath with a walk-in tiled shower, his and her sinks, and a washer and dryer.
The second and third bedrooms, styled in classic Americana decor with hardwood furniture and metal bed frames, have flat-screen TVs and en-suite bathrooms. This floor also features two sitting rooms with comfy armchairs and cozy writing areas, including a custom built-in desk, providing quiet space to journal or curl up with a good book. One of these areas opens onto an upper-level back deck with a table and adirondack chairs.
Nestled on lush grounds with palm trees, evergreens, and a rare grassy lawn, Tranquil Key offers open space for kids to play outside and multiple seating areas for parents to unwind and take in the views. An expansive front porch with two hardwood rocking chairs overlooks the quiet neighborhood, while private back decks overlook the calming marsh. A private outdoor shower offers a refreshing way to cool off after a day at the beach.
Guests are only a 15-minute stroll from the beach.
Whether you’re planning your family’s summer escape, catching up with old friends, or simply seeking a quiet place to curl up with a beach read, Tranquil Key offers the privacy, living space and modern amenities to leave you relaxed, rejuvenated and inspired by the pace of Harbor Island.
Staying on Harbor Island includes access to the pools, fitness center, tennis courts and basketball court. Please be advised that all guests are required to have a car pass in order to access the island. Harbor Island charges for car passes onto the island. 1 car pass is included with a 7-night rental. Car passes for stays shorter than 7 nights and additional weekly car passes must be obtained at an additional cost. Car passes must be purchased through Natural Retreats in advance of your stay. This home has parking available for up to 2 vehicles.
As our gift to you for booking with us, we offer free admission to select Sea Islands and Beaufort attractions. Called the Xplorie Program, our guests will receive one free adult admission ticket, per night stay, to attractions like the Kazoo Factory, the Escape Room and a free kayak rental. It’s our way of saying, “Thanks!”
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