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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Sullivan's Island reviews

  • Great location. Needs TLC.

    "Wonderful old-style, rambling beach house with a few maintenance issues. Bathtub with peeling paint (revealing original rose color) is messy and unacceptable. Gas grill tank was empty and porch floors badly needed mopping-- which I did. Some of the light fixtures-- most notably exterior lights, which were needed) either didn't work or had bad bulbs. Great location within hearing of the surf and walking distance to restaurants but in a residential neighborhood with plenty of parking. Lovely Atlantic Ocean beach was a pleasnt five minute walk. Wonderful for a large family group."
    Guest: Bill Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: November 16, 2014
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  • Best Beach House

    "This place is awesome!!! Plenty big for our whole family. And so very close to the beach. We have a toddler and it was so nice being that close and not having to lug all that goes with a toddler too far! Also, the house is really nice! And each bedroom has its own bathroom, can't beat that for a family vacation that involves multiple families! The kids room is great and i can see us growing into this location as the years go by! We will definitely book again!!! I highly recommend it!!!"
    Guest: Yeags' Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 9, 2014
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  • Loved it! Highly Recommend this Property!

    "This house exceeded our expectations. We had a group of 7 adults and two children and the house was perfect. Both floors have living space so we were able to not worry about waking the children after they went to sleep. They've added twin beds in a side room so you have 6 separate sleeping areas and 4 bathrooms. The house has everything you might need and the property is great. It has a great backyard and easy access to the beach. Being located a few blocks from the center of SI, you have access to great restaurants and only a short drive to grocery stores, other restaurants and downtown Charleston."
    Guest: Elizabeth B. Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: November 18, 2014
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  • Perfect family vacation house

    "What a perfect house on Sullivan's for our family birthday celebration weekend. Three couples and two kids didn't come close to filling this well appointed and spacious home just a short, beautiful walk from the beach."
    Guest: Hunter W. Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: November 12, 2014
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Sullivan's Island Travel Tips

At the entrance to Charleston Harbor is historic Sullivan's Island. This bustling beach community has a lot to offer visitors, especially history buffs who want to get their fill.

The barrier island offers family-friendly beaches and plenty of access to the glistening waters of the Atlantic Ocean.

Sullivan's Island Attractions

Sullivan's Island has a long military history and is the home of Fort Sullivan, known today as Fort Moultrie. The fort was the site of the first decisive patriot victory of the British Navy. It occurred on June 28, 1776, at the palmetto log fort, as it was held by colonial forced under Colonel William Moultrie. A flag on top of the fort inspired the state flag for South Carolina and in what would later become known as the Battle of Sullivan's Island, a celebration is held every year on June 28 to honor Carolina Day. The fort is also the only part of the National Park System that can trace the entire 171-year history of American seacoast defense.

The Charleston Light can be found at the northern entrance to Charleston Harbor and replaced the former Morris Island Light. The lighthouse helps to guide ships into the harbor. The lighthouse is also triangular shaped, much different from the typical build of these structures.

Sullivan's Island is surrounded by beaches so take the kids to the water and let them enjoy fun in the sun. They can build sand castles on the shore or learn to boogie board in the water.

Things to Do

Shopping: There are antique, jewelry and clothing stores in Sullivan's Island as well as art galleries, so you'll be able to find yourself something to commemorate your visit. Head to the Tanger Outlet Center for brands such as Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th, Banana Republic Factory Store, Jos A. Bank, Michael Kors and Nine West. Additional stores include The Embroidery Boutique by The Charleston Angler, Copper Penny, the Mt. Pleasant Towne Centre, Hampden Clothing, Croghan's Jewel Box and Gwynn's of Mount Pleasant. For art, check out Adele's Pottery Studio and Gallery, City Gallery at Waterfront Park, Corrigan Gallery, LLC, Edward Dare Gallery and Sandpiper Gallery.

Dining: Grab a bite to eat at one of Sullivan's Island's eateries including Sullivan's Restaurant, Poe's Tavern and Fiery Ron's Home Team Barbecue. You'll find a variety of cuisines served in Sullivan's Island including Italian, seafood, American, barbecue, Asian and Mexican. There's also Dunleavy's Pub that provides guests with good food and friendly staff.

Just off the coast from Sullivan's Island is Fort Sumter National Monument. This was the site where the first shots were fired by Confederate soldiers on Union forces that signaled the beginning of the Civil War on April 12, 1861. Children who visit the site can participate in the Flat Soldier Program where they'll learn about different times of conflict in the nation's history including the American Revolution, the War of 1812 and the Civil War.

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