4214 Mariners Watch Kiawah Island

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Incredible, completely renovated OCEANFRONT Villa in popular Mariners Watch!






This beautiful, newly renovated three-bedroom villa is one of the cypress and cedar-shingled Mariner’s Watch Villas (#4214) reminiscent of turn-of-the-century seaside cottages. Offering the closest villa location to the beach and ocean and featuring a private staircase leading from the rear deck directly onto the boardwalk—this is the quintessential coastal retreat.

This oceanfront villa features a spacious, open floor plan with breathtaking ocean views from the kitchen, living and dining area, and even the master suite. The great room showcases white, beamed ceilings, sprawling ocean views. and ship-lap walls. The fully appointed, sizable kitchen features everything a chef would need, ample counter space and a breakfast bar perfect for grabbing a bite before heading out to the water. Best of all, the kitchen is open to the Great Room, so the chef won't ever miss a part of the fun or conversation.

Bedding will include 2 king bedrooms and the third guest room with two twins along with a pull out sofa for an additional guest.

As our guest, you will have access to 5 Championship Golf Courses – including The Ocean Course – the location of the 2021 PGA Championship; The Kiawah Island Resort Tennis Center - #1 ranked by Tennis Resorts Online; Free Wireless Internet Access; Local Property Management staff is on hand in case of emergencies and their friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable staff can assist you with any needs throughout your stay. Additional housekeeping services are also available during your stay (mid-week clean or daily trash and tidy).

There is no grill available, nor is one allowed, due to Kiawah Island safety regulations imposed upon villas.
We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience but ask that the rules be followed to avoid fines or dismissal from the island

Stays 3 to 21 nights come with a valuable credit to use towards beach gear rentals! The credit amount for this property is $300. You may use your credit for bicycles, beach chairs and umbrellas, beach carts, and more – the choice is yours and the process is simple! Credit may not be available for last minute bookings, 48 hours notice is required.

RESERVATION PROCESS: Your reservation is not confirmed until you return the Rental Agreement. This document will be sent to you via email within a few hours of making your reservation. You need to review and electronically fill out, sign, and submit the agreement within 24 hours. Once returned, we will collect payment and send you a reservation confirmation via email.

No smoking and no pets allowed
Town of Kiawah Island Business License RBL19-005821, 2 designated parking spots, max occupancy 8


  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery tours
Dining Checkbox
  • Dining
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Full Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Cookware
Leisure Activities
  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird watching
  • Eco tourism
  • Horseback riding
  • Photography
  • Scenic drives
  • Sight seeing
  • Walking
Local Services And Businesses
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Massage therapist
  • Medical services
Location Type
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Deck / Patio
Sports And Adventure Activities
  • Basketball court
  • Deepsea fishing
  • Equestrian events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Surfing
  • Tennis
  • Children welcome
  • Non smoking only
  • Pets not allowed
  • Wheelchair inaccessible
Suitability Chkbox
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Central Air
  • Linens
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Ironing Board
  • High Speed Internet
  • Area - East Beach
  • DiningSeats - 6
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  • LocationField - ESPM Vacation Rentals, LLC
  • Type - Villa
  • View - Ocean View
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Season Period Min.Stay Nightly Weekly Monthly
Fall 9/2/2021 - 10/23/2021 4 $723
Winter 2021-2022 10/24/2021 - 11/20/2021 2 $340 $2574
Thanksgiving 11/21/2021 - 11/27/2021 7 $5094
Winter 2021-2022 11/28/2021 - 12/17/2021 2 $340 $2574
Winter Break 12/18/2021 - 1/1/2022 7 $5094
Winter 2021-2022 1/2/2022 - 3/11/2022 2 $340 $2574 $10200
Spring 2022 3/12/2022 - 4/8/2022 4 $798 $5444
Spring break 2022 4/9/2022 - 4/22/2022 7 $6494
Spring 2022 4/23/2022 - 5/25/2022 4 $798 $5444 $22500
Early Summer 5/26/2022 - 6/3/2022 4 $848 $5794
Peak Summer 6/4/2022 - 7/1/2022 7 $7894
July 4 7/2/2022 - 7/8/2022 7 $8594
Peak Summer 7/9/2022 - 8/12/2022 7 $7894
Late Summer 8/13/2022 - 9/9/2022 4 $848 $5794
Fall 9/10/2022 - 10/28/2022 4 $723 $4919


Keating family
We have stayed at Mariners Watch quite a few times we love it also being so close to the beach is great
Aug 2021
Great Stay!
Beautiful place and right on the beach! We loved out stay!!
Lindsay H.
Aug 2021
Great Place
Perfect for our family. House was outstanding, very clean, location was great.
Michael E.
Jul 2021
A guest from Wisconsin
For the most part great! Hot water heater is NOT good. Twin beds not comfortable for kids so would be really hard for adults! Insanely awesome location, great lay out! Nicely stocked kitchen, beautifully decorated and very very clean upon arrival. Loved all of the seating! Island with all of the bar stools was outstanding! Deck furniture amazing! Proximity to the beach was everything
Melissa G.
Jul 2021
Great Time in Kiawah
My family and I had a great experience at this unit. The location was incredible and the place was clean and well appointed. We will be back!
Justin H.
Jul 2021
Wonderful getaway
We had a great time, great property, great location . We hope to go back soon . Thank you for everything !
Alina C.
Jul 2020
Spectacular luxury (turn key) experience
From the very initial point of contact with ESPM vacation rentals, this entire experience has exceeded my expectations.
The booking process was easy. The payment process was straight forward and simple.
The staff at ESPM was happy to field multiple phone calls to answer a barrage of questions from us -- first-time vacation property renters.
And the property was better than advertised... it was completely remodeled, spotlessly clean and very inviting.
ESPM provided everything from resort access credentials to parking passes and provided a seamless transition for key acquisition and return.
All the way around, this was a completely stress-free experience for a property that was simply exceptional in every way.
I highly recommend this property. (Admittedly my standards are very high. This property and management company really delivered.) A++
Fred K.
Nov 2019
Just amazing.
We stayed in this villa with my 3 children and father. There was plenty of room for everyone, everything was updated, the walk to the beach was perfect. The only issue is that the dunes are overgrown and you don't have a straight view of the ocean.
Oct 2019
Great Vacation
We had a very nice time everything was great
Aug 2019
Awesome Vacation
Highly recommend this villa. The space was incredibly clean. Location was perfect. Can't wait for a return trip!
Luke H.
Jul 2019
Amazing Ocean Front Villa
We had the best stay in this villa! The decor and views were incredible. Everything was very clean and comfortable. We have already booked a stay for next year.
John w.
Dec 2018
Met friends over over 40 years, and hadn't seen for 15 years! We ALL were blown away by how beautiful the home was and the proximity to the beach. We drove to Charleston for dinner and sightseeing, and also explored Kiawah sights and restaurants. Will be back!
Kevin S.
Oct 2018
We Came Back Again!
We just love this Villa, so much so we came back just 4 months later! The layout is just perfect for our family of 5. The decor is beautiful and the villa is so comfortable. You can come right in and immediately relax. We love how well-equipped the kitchen is, we order out most nights, but if you are staying in, there is plenty of kitchen gear to get meals on the table fast. The view is beautiful, and you just can't beat the steps off the boardwalk to the beach. We just love it here! If you're looking for beachfront on Kiawah, you will not go wrong with this villa. It is perfect!
Laura C.
Oct 2018
Excellent Birthday Getaway
The property at 4214 Mariners Way was immaculate. We had 6 adults and there was plenty of room for everyone. The proximity to the Ocean was great. Walk off the deck and you are on the board walk. We had views from the left and the right of the ocean. The proximity to restaurants and grocery store at Freshfields was very convenient. Property was clean and everything was maintained and in working condition. I would recommend and would love to stay again!
Oct 2018
Late summer rental dream!
The house was immaculate and beautiful. Perfect spot on the beach we will rent again!
Theresa P.
Sep 2018
Our Favorite Island Getaway
Great spot for our family reunion with our adult children, our third visit to Kiawah. This luxury unit has been updated and is very nicely decorated - a sheer pleasure to occupy. Dinner at The Fat Hen is our family tradition. Always a great visit to Charleston with dinner at Magnolia's - best shellfish and grits around. Bird watching while boating on Bohiket Creek is a delight. Great beach for walking or just hanging out.
Kenneth B.
Sep 2018
Spectacular Villa
We have been vacationing in Kiawah for 25 years and this villa is the best view and most beautiful we have ever rented. Furnishings and decor were beautiful, lovely open concept. Plenty of room for 4 generations of family to enjoy a vacation. My 90 year old mother loved the ocean views and enjoyed sitting on the porch every day. Will most definitely book again!
Carol M.
Sep 2018
Beautiiful and Updated Villa
This is one of the nicest villas we have stayed in. It is completely updated and nicely decorated! Excellent location with it being on the beach and can walk to the pool!
Sallie F.
Jul 2018
Best Kiawah Rental to date
We have been visiting Kiawah for the last 10 years. We love the island so much, we are considering retiring there. Mariners Watch was the perfect spot for our family and the renovation was top notch. The unit was spacious, open floor plan and very well equipped. Location was ideal. This will be where we return for many visits.
Kimberly W.
Jul 2018
Beautiful Oceanfront Villa
We loved this villa! We've been visiting Kiawah for years and always return to Mariner's Watch--this villa is gorgeous. The decor is beautiful, not too beachy but very comfortable and perfect for relaxing. The layout was fantastic for our family of 5. You can't beat the 1 minute walk to the beach. Only complaints would be that the thicket in front is quite high, which we understand can't be tamed due to conservation, but just to be aware of in comparison to other villas. Also, the lock on the front door was extremely difficult to use and should probably be replaced. We contacted the rental company twice and never heard back about this issue. However, these were minor issues and we would return here in a heartbeat. Absolutely loved it.
Laura C.
Jun 2018
Beachfront Beauty
A beautiful property right on the beach. Nice location in East beach where you could easily walk or bike to market and Sanctuary. Unit was tastefully decorated and had every thing we needed. Perfect for a family with small children.
Amy T.
May 2018
Amazing views and lovely property
Beyond the stellar views, this home is lovely, clean and plenty of room. Only complaint is the front door was very difficult to lock.
Jenny M.
Mar 2018
Winter Getaway
We loved the location and the condo and would certainly return. We were, however, disappointed that the dune in front of this first floor unit had not been trimmed as all other units appeared to be. This meant that the view looking straight ahead to the ocean was compromised. That was our only criticism.
Mar 2018
Beautiful Villa
We enjoyed being close to the beach and the villa was a very comfortable place to relax after a lovely beach walk. We appreciated the kitchen being well equipped for cooking in.
W R.
Feb 2018
Relaxing Getaway...
We have been visiting Kiawah for twenty years now...Beautiful unit on the beach...not a thing would we have changed. Super easy check-in...everyone very helpful! The favorite spot in the unit was the fabulous "recliner nook" overlooking the beach which was perfect for reading/napping. For the older folks looking to stay here (my mother-in-law traveled with us) or people with bad knees, just know going in that there are a lot of steep steps getting down to the beach. Probably not a surprise, but thought it worth mentioning. A beautiful place to stay. Would love to visit again!
Tammy S.
Jan 2018
Charleston ice storm
Not as planned, as literally iced in for 2+ days with no island restaurants open, no access to mainland, and no ability to correct frozen pipe, frozen steps maintenance issues. However, unit was excellent and a very comfortable place to ride out the conditions.
Charles K.
Jan 2018
Family vacation
Great access to the beach. ESPM was very professional and responded promptly when we had questions.
Oct 2017
Gorgeous villa!
updated, well maintained, clean villa with beautiful view. Love the furnishings and appointments. Very relaxing, great location on the island.
Ellen J.
Oct 2017
Perfect rental for a beach getaway
Our six person family had a great stay at this property. It has easy access to the beach which was a huge selling point for us. The decor was nice and bright and the place was very clean. Overall, it was a great vacation spot and we would rent it out again. The only negative was they did not provide beach towels so we had to go into Fresh Fields to buy some.
Judi S.
Sep 2017
It's a JUST RIGHT kind of place!
Our stay at 4214 Mariners Watch was a great experience in all respects. The home was beautiful, functional and perfectly located to enjoy the beach as much or little as each of us chose. It's a scenic beach stroll to restaurants at Sanctuary and we appreciated ESPM's help to arrange bikes and beach chairs for our perfect week!
Jul 2017
Best Beachfront at Mariner's Watch
From the moment we walked in to 4214 we knew we were going to have a fabulous stay at Mariner's Watch! Would rent this villa again in a heartbeat!
Jul 2017
Great stay
Very beautiful spot, recently renovated, great beach access.
Lindsay W.
Jun 2017
4214 Mariners Watch KI Vacation
very nice stay at an upgraded property. Great view of Ocean. Nice appointments. Need to fix noisy vent over stove from wind blowing. Add hand real next to inside steps for elderly. Wash outside windows for better view.
Ron H.
Jun 2017
Our family truly loved this vacation home.And if your looking for a beautiful place to stay on the beach then this is the perfect place
Misty S.
May 2017

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