Unobstructed water views and seating for up to 8 guests - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Pristine and Well Appointed Vessel - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Main Cabin / Kitchen - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
View from inside cabin - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Wine and Flower Packages Available - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Prime Downtown Location - Walking Distance to Downtown Charleston - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Aerial View of Charleston City Marina - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Walking distance to the Historic Battery - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Unobstructed views of the waterway - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Unobstructed Water Views - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Ms.Biloxi - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Ms.Biloxi - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Views from the dock - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Entrance to Ms.Biloxi - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Main Cabin - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Living Room (Expandable Table / Full Cable TV with DVD Player) - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Expandable Living Room Table - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Master Bedroom with Two Windows - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Guest Bedroom with Large Circular Window - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Captains Bell, Official Guidebook and Unique Homes on the Water book - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Main Cabin - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Main Cabin - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Workspace (Local magazines and sunscreen) - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Captains workspace with Wi-Fi & Wireless Speaker - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Living Room / Couch #2 - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Freshly Cleaned Towels/Linens - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Bathroom (Cold/Hot Water/Freshly Laundered Towels/Wash Clothes and Toiletries Provided) - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Kitchen (Small Fridge, Microwave, Fresh Local Coffee, Tea, Bottled Water and Snacks) - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Wine Aerator and Bar Supplies (All reservations include bottled water. Fiji water available with special events package) - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Fresh Local Charleston Coffee with Artisan Mugs - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
One of the incredible changing views while on board Ms.Biloxi - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Your slip includes unobstructed water views and the most magical
sunsets - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
View from the docks - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Evening view from the dock on your way to the private shower suites/parking lot - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Bicycle Rental available on site - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Sunset captured on board by a guest in November 2017 - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Your view - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Morning view along the docks to the private shower suites/parking lot - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Charleston, SC! - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
12 Private Guest Shower Suites and Laundry Room - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Secure Electronic Access - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Sink, Mirror and Outlets in every suite - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Private Marina Shower Suites (Climate Controlled) - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Spacious and Private Shower Suites - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Historic Battery - Walking distance from boat - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Historic Battery - Walking distance from boat - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Walking distance to the Historic Battery - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
View from docks (Photo taken by guest in October 2019 - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
Cabin Layout - Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston
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Overview

Enjoy the comforts and coziness of this classic & pristine 31 foot Hunter sailboat home on the water at the Charleston City Marina - named National Marina of the Year! With unobstructed water views and the most incredible evening sunsets, I look forward to welcoming you on board and allowing you to experience life on the water the way it should be; as there is nothing better than sipping your morning coffee dockside with the dolphins. Walking distance to King Street. Ten miles to Folly Beach!️

About The Space

◾️Thoughtfully laid out with premium furnishings and designed for stay-aboard comfort. The main outside deck features unobstructed water views and includes seating for up to 8 guests. Deck lighting, outdoor speakers and cooling fans along with plush outdoor pillows and blankets provide for an incredible outdoor escape with the dolphins, ocean life and sunsets.

◾️This pristine and fully air conditioned home on the water provides two bedrooms with full-sized bed equivalents and one bathroom. The bedrooms are comfortable for couples, but may be on the smallish size for "friends." Each bedroom has its own private door and windows. Additionally, there are two couches in the living room. Wireless internet, a flat screen television with full cable, along with USB ports for charging electronic devices is available.

️◾️During the colder months, a heated cabin and the world's softest Berkshire blankets provide a very comfortable outdoor experience while still enjoying the waterfront and ocean life. During Baseball season, you will have prime viewing for River Dogs' Fireworks on Friday Nights from the deck of the boat.

◾️The kitchen is equipped with a coffee maker, a microwave, a small refrigerator, plates, cups, mugs, silverware and everything you would need for some snacks or a light breakfast. Fresh local coffee, a variety of Quaker oatmeal, premium snacks and chilled bottled water are included with your stay.

Guest Access

◾️The marina has onsite laundry, bathrooms and (10) private guest shower suites, which are all accessible with the provided key swipe. I request that guests utilize the marinas exceptionally well maintained, climate controlled private guest shower suites in lieu of the shower on board the vessel (Ten Full Sized Showers with Sink,Mirror and outlets). There is of course a toilet, sink (cold and hot running water), mirror and an array of toiletries and freshly laundered premium towels and wash cloths available on board the vessel.

◾️Charleston South Carolina’s premier marina, Charleston City Marina is located on mile marker 469.5 of the Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway in Historic Downtown Charleston. Named National Marina of the Year by Marina Dock Age Magazine, Charleston City Marina features dock space covering 40 acres of water in Historic Downtown Charleston.

◾️By confirming your reservation today, you will be afforded a premium downtown location, state-of-the-art facilities and comprehensive amenities complemented by classic Southern hospitality of a skilled professional staff working to ensure that Charleston City Marina maintains its stature as one of the East Coast's premier travel and boating destinations.

Location

◾️With a prime downtown location, just ten miles to Folly Beach and minutes away from King Street - the Charleston City Marina is truly one of the most sought after marinas on the East Coast and a incredibly unique way to experience the most sought after travel destination in the world!

◾️Named National Marina of the Year by Marina Dock Age Magazine, Charleston City Marina features dock space covering over 40 acres of water in downtown Charleston. There is a restaurant & bar (The Variety Restaurant), Salty Mikes Deck Bar, an upscale convenience store and gas station and wine and liqour store on site. Additionally, there is a Publix within walking distance.

Scenic views

Ocean view
Water view

Location

Waterfront
Oceanfront
City

Amenities

Washing Machine
Iron & Board
Hair Dryer
Linens Provided
Mini fridge
Fridge
Balcony
Patio
High Speed Internet
Laptop friendly workspace
Security Cameras
Cable TV

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Nearby activities

Scuba diving or snorkeling
Fishing Charters
Surfing
Kitesurf
Golf
Miniature Golf
Tennis
Cycling

Suitability

Child friendly
No events allowed
No smoking allowed
Parking Included
Secure parking is available on site at the marina at the rate of $16.00 per day, or $1.00 per half hour if you take your vehicle in and out.

Getting around

◾️The marina is on the west side of the Charleston City peninsula, centrally located and is only a 10-15 minute walk to many attractions downtown. The marina offers a FREE shuttle downtown on the hour from 8am to 5pm in the winter and until 8 pm in the summer. Secure/gated parking is available on site at the marina for $16.00 per day. If you take your car in and out of the parking lot, multiple times, the marina charges $1 per half hour. Public transportation on the city busses and trolleys is free and available daily until 8pm. Cabs and UBER/LYFT provide great options as well.
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Directions

These directions are for planning purposes only. You may find that construction projects, traffic, weather, or other events may cause conditions to differ from the map results, and you should plan your route accordingly. You must obey all signs or notices regarding your route.
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Born and raised in New York, I have been living in Charleston since 2012. I thoroughly enjoy having the opportunity to share my home on the water with friends and strangers alike, and look forward to welcoming you and your friends and family alike on board as my guest!
Member since: July 2020
Speaks: English

Policies and Rules

Check In: 5PM - Flexible
Guest will be provided with keypad code to the marina and boat prior to their arrival.
Check Out: 11AM
No pets
Minimum age limit for renters: 25
Primary renter must be at least 25 years of age to reserve this vessel unless permission has been granted in writing by the owner. Please message host for exceptions.
House Rules
- A separate e-signed Rental Agreement and submission of government issued photo ID is required in order to complete the reservation. Following your completed booking, you will receive a direct email with a link to e-sign the separate Rental Agreement and Waiver/Release of Liability. A copy of your government issued photo ID shall be uploaded as well. An e-signed copy of the Rental Agreement is required on file within 72 hours of booking. Should you like to review the Rental Agreement and/or Waiver prior to booking, please send me a message and I’d be happy to forward you a copy of the entire agreement. Failure to sign the rental agreement or waiver and/or provide a government issued photo ID within 72 hours of your arrival will result in your trip being cancelled and no refund being provided.

- Guests must utilize the exceptionally well maintained, private guest shower suites on site at the marina which are about a 5-7 minute walk along the beautiful dock from the boat. Bicycles are available to rent on site at the marina.

-Reservations made under false pretense are null and void and check-in will not be allowed or Renter/Guest(s) will be asked to vacate the vessel. There are security cameras at the main gate, along the docks and parking lot that actively record all activity at the marina. There are no cameras on the boat. Failure to disclose the actual/true number of guests will result in your trip being cancelled. An extra guest fee of $100.00 per person will be assessed at check-out and no refund will be provided.

-The marina offers all guests free, secure wireless internet and cable in the boat for your use. However, due to various environmental and technical conditions (signal strength, computer WiFi reception, configurations, etc.) we cannot guarantee that either connection will be reliable at all times. 


- Guests are required to remove their shoes prior to boarding the boat.

- Courteous noise levels and behavior are expected at the marina at all times. No parties on board the vessel or at the marina facilities. Renter/Guest(s) agree to behavior acceptable for quiet hours from 10PM to 8AM in and around the vessel and marina. Renter/Guest(s) agree to quiet, considerate, and respectful behavior that would not disturb neighbors’ right for peaceful and quiet sleep. Renter/Guest(s) are subject to immediate removal from the vessel/marina without refund if security cameras detect over occupancy and/or a noise complaint is received and validated indicating a violation of agreed occupancy or unacceptable noise levels.

- For insurance reasons, guests will not be permitted to utilize the vessels gas stove, BBQ grill or burn candles.

- We love our furry friends, but no animals (including assistance animals) are allowed on board as host has severe allergies to cat and dog dander and any animals brought on board have the potential to cause a health and safety risk to host as this is a shared vessel used by the host as his secondary residence when the boat is not rented (See Airbnb Policy On Assistance Animals). Further, the hosts insurance policy does not cover any animals as there are inherent dangers and safety risks to the animal in both accessing the vessel and being on the vessel, as it is surrounded by deep water. Should you bring any animal on board the vessel you agree to pay a $950.00 fee for ServePro commercial cleaning services to be performed immediately following your check-out to remediate and remove allergens and dander from the vessel. This service is mandatory and includes a HEPA vacuum of all porous services, disinfecting wipe down of the entire vessel, fogging of non-porous surfaces and an upholstered spot clean with detailed hot water extraction of all upholstery. Failure to disclose an animal will result in your trip being cancelled and no refund being provided. You further agree to pay the $950.00 ServePro fee upon check-out from the security deposit.

- Guests must be at least 25 years of age to reserve this vessel (exceptions granted on case by case basis - please message me!). Minor children are absolutely welcome while accompanied and supervised by an adult. This is a private, gated marina. Age Verification may be requested upon check-in. The minimum age to make a reservation is 25 years old. This policy includes reservations made by parents or guardians who do not check-in, and/or who leave overnight during the length of the stay. Only Renter/Guest(s) included in the Rental Party shall be allowed at the marina or on board the vessel. Any violation will result in eviction and forfeiture of all rental payments.

- 100% Non-Smoking Vessel. (smoking allowed outdoors on the dock only) The Owner/Representative is committed to providing a safe, healthy, and pleasant communal environment for all Guest(s). Smoking of any forms (such as cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, marijuana, hookah, vaporizer etc.) is prohibited inside of our Rental. Renter/Guest(s) are welcome to smoke outdoors on the dock, however all cigarette ash and butts must be extinguished completely disposed of in ash trays and then trash receptacles. Renter/Guest(s) who violate this policy are subject to a fine of $250.00 plus associated taxes/fees for ServePro ozone treatment services, immediate removal from the property without refund, and may result in full loss of rent payment.

- No fireworks OR illegal drugs of any kind are on allowed at the City Marina.

ADDITIONAL FEES:

- Single night reservations require an additional $150.00 service fee in addition to the nightly advertised rate (This fee may be reduced depending on the date requested - please message me for reduced rate.)

- Late check-out fee of $200.00 applies to any departures after 11:15AM. Fee increases to $300.00 for any departures after 12:00PM. After 1:00PM, fee increases to nightly rate ($380.00 (Monday-Wednesday) OR $520.00 (Thursday-Sunday.) I am more than happy to accommodate late check-outs and early arrivals if scheduling allows for it. Kindly request this at the time of booking.

- Unregistered/Extra Guest Fee of of $100.00 applies per person/per day for any guests over the number registered on page (1) of your Rental Agreement. This applies to any visitors and those that may/may not physically spend the evening aboard. Host reserves the right to cancel your reservation and no refund will be provided if additional unregistered guests are brought to the marina and/or on board the vessel. This is a private marina and all guests must be registered with the marina office in advance. You must disclose the total number of guests in your reservation at time of booking.

- Key FOB replacement fee of $150.00 will be assessed at check-out for any Lost/Missing/Stolen Key FOB (s). Two (2) key FOBS are provided for your stay

- Smoking Fee of $250.00 will be assessed for ServePro ozone treatment services if policy violated

- Pet Cleaning Fee of $950.00 plus taxes/fees will be assessed to schedule ServePro commercial cleaning services to be performed immediately following your check-out to remediate any allergens and dander should an animal be brought on board the boat. This service is mandatory due to host having severe allergies. This service includes a HEPA vacuum of all porous services, disinfecting wipe down of the entire vessel, fogging of non-porous surfaces and an upholstered spot clean with detailed hot water extraction of all upholstery.

- Additional Cleaning Fee of $80.00 per hour for indoor/cabin cleaning and $150.00 per hour for outdoor/fiberglass cleaning applies should you fail to return the property in a neat and undamaged condition. An additional call-out service fee of $75.00 will be applied for all cleaning requests.

HURRICANE/STORM POLICY:
In the event the Governor of South Carolina declares a State of Emergency and you choose to leave early, no refunds will be given. If an evacuation order is given for Charleston County, South Carolina, no refunds will be provided for any unused nights. Renter shall obtain travel/trip insurance to protect their reservation.

If there is anything I can do to make your stay more comfortable, please do not hesitate to let me know!
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Refundable Damage Deposit
Refundable security deposit will be fully refunded within (7) days of check-out, as long as there are no damages/additional fees required as outlined in the rental agreement.
Cancellation Policy
There shall be no refund for any cancellation of a confirmed reservation. No refunds or credit will be issued for no shows or non-utilized confirmed reservation nights. Changes or transferability of confirmed booking names are not permitted. Guests are encouraged to obtain trip insurance to protect their reservation.
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Notes
️Bring comfortable shoes and pack light because the vessel is a 5 to 7 minute walk along the beautiful docks from the gated parking lot/private guest shower suites. It's worth the walk - your view is the very best at the marina!

️Guests are required to remove their shoes prior to boarding the vessel.
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Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston is a Boat located in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. This Boat is available for short term lodging and accommodates 6 guests
Sleep on a Boat / Historic Downtown Charleston - Charleston has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and was listed on Houfy on Jul 2020

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