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The "Daufuskie Loft" is a one-of-a-kind Daufuskie vacation home perched on the second floor of the Island’s Wine and Woodworks establishment, a beautiful post and beam barn directly overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway. Situated on the north end of the island next to Freeport Marina, the beautiful Loft is especially well suited for one or two people who are looking for a reasonably-priced weekend stay on Daufuskie. The Loft is an especially great find for boaters, as the owners provide free access to their private dock, which includes electricity and water.

The Daufuskie Loft has been tastefully decorated by its owners and its cathedral ceilings and light colors create a spacious and airy feel. This loft has everything you need for your base of operations on Daufuskie, including a fully equipped kitchen and fresh linens. Exquisitely constructed, the loft includes a spacious balcony providing its lucky guests with the perfect spot to savor spectacular sunsets over the water. Inside, no detail has been overlooked. with a modern kitchen and dining area, a comfortable seating area with sofa and chairs, and a delightfully old-fashioned Murphy bed providing sweet dreams for its guests.

Even non-boaters can enjoy the picturesque dock which includes a covered seating area perfect for enjoying breakfast, lunch or dinner as you watch the boats make their way up and down the Intracoastal waterway. The spacious yard provides other delights, including an old-fashioned swing hanging from a Live Oak tree.

And talk about location, location, location! Wine and Woodworks is located next door to Freeport Marina and provides easy access to the island’s General Store and the Old Daufuskie Crab Company. Your property manager will help arrange a rental golf cart (the way most folks get around on the island) so that you can enjoy our special island and all that it has to offer, including pristine beaches, resorts, art galleries, and historic sites.

The Daufuskie Wine and Woodworks is owned and operated by Mike and Joanne Loftus. The couple spent 30 years in the northeast, but is now full time on Daufuskie Island! Mike and Joanne operate their businesses out of their beautifully designed post and beam barn, which can also be rented for private events and gatherings. The woodworking shop is concentrated on building wooden kayaks, surfboards, canoes, and paddleboards in the world. The quaint wine shop operates out of an attached building where they curate many wines and craft beers. With organic, sustainable, and low production wines from vineyards throughout the world, visitors love every second of their time at Daufuskie Wine and Woodworks.

Daufuskie Island is populated with about 400 residents and sprinkled with colorful restaurants, art galleries, and historic sites. Accessible only by private boat, water taxi or ferry ride, Daufuskie is located between Savannah, Georgia and Hilton Head, South Carolina.

The island’s motto is also our own: "No Bridge? No Problem!” Visitors say coming here is like stepping back in time…Think “Hilton Head” before a bridge was built. You won’t believe the quiet, the secluded beaches, and our plentiful wildlife. Most visitors to Daufuskie return again and again.