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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

  • lots of fun

    "pleasant house...comfortable furniture...literally, directly behind "restaurant row"....convenience leads to multiple visitors parking on lawn daily....very close to beach, too some things are a bit "tired". (coffee maker, toaster, some furnishings) but all in all we found it to be a good value"
    Guest: Jim W. Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: May 14, 2014
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  • Must be heaven on earth!

    "We are so excited about our return to this wonderful cottage on Sullivan's Island! We stayed here in June 2011 & have been dreaming of our return ever since. We will be back in May 2015!!! There's no place better to stay, in our opinion, than on Sullivan's Island. And this cottage is just so perfectly located. You can sit on the porch & be entertained by the water traffic or read a book or simply do nothing but enjoy the ocean breeze. Inside the cottage it’s so comfortable you feel like you're at home - until you look out the window! Keith is so very helpful with suggestions and has already given us things to think about for our visit next year. Love, love, love this place! Can’t hardly wait till May. See you then Keith :)"
    Guest: Becky & Gerry Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 4, 2014
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  • Simply exquisite!

    "The home was just perfect. We could not have had a better vacation. Every future family reunion/vacation will always be compared to this really is "as good as it gets". My compliments to the owners and also the staff at Beachside Vacations...and my thanks!"
    Guest: RJK Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 25, 2014
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  • Clean,roomy, and great location

    "Our family of five stayed here and had a ball. The house was in great condition, with very new looking flooring, paint, cabinets, etc. The master bedroom is big and bright. The bathrooms are not large, but clean and pretty new looking as well. There were beach chairs and umbrellas. Wonderful breeze on the front porch with partial ocean views. We will be back!"
    Guest: Scott C. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 27, 2014
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Sullivan's Island Travel Tips

Some Interesting Information on Sullivan’s Island Lodging

Sullivan’s Island is a beautiful barrier island located just north of Charleston Harbor with a small full-time population, making Sullivan’s Island lodging ideal for a relaxed family vacation. Part of the charm of renting Sullivan’s Island condos is that you can rest assured that you are not setting foot into a tourist trap as there are no transient lodging options such as hotels, motels, bed-and-breakfasts, and the like. With Charleston beach rentals on Sullivan's Island, you get the true island experience without the maddening throngs of tourists.

You Cannot Stay in Charleston Rentals Without Seeing the Lighthouse

It is virtually impossible to book Charleston rentals without making time to see the New Charleston Lighthouse. It was built in 1962 and is truly a one-of-a-kind lighthouse as no other like it exists in the United States. Towering 162 feet and fitted with the most powerful candlepower lens, it can be seen from as far as 26 miles away. It was built to replace the old lighthouse, which was eroded. It is actually about one-quarter mile out to sea. It is worth mentioning that this lighthouse will not look anything like any lighthouse you have ever seen; it looks more like an airport control tower. It is definitely worth a visit and not far from most Sullivan’s Island condos.

Sullivan’s Island Condos Nestled in a Bit of Charleston History

The town itself was incorporated in 1817 and was then called Moultrieville. Since its incorporation, not much has changed as far as the requirements. There are no lean-tos or shacks, and all lots must consist of at least one-half acre. This is perhaps why so many of these Charleston rentals are so pristine. Other historic city regulations require the protection of the natural environment, especially along the coast. Additionally, the island was a long time military barrier against invaders, so across the island you may see such remnants. Some previous fortifications may even be Sullivan’s Island lodging options!

Old Fort Moultrie near Sullivan’s Island Lodging

Just minutes from Sullivan’s Island condos, you can find Fort Moultrie, a particularly interesting historical site. Built during the Revolutionary War and named for its commander, it was devastated during the British attacks. Later rebuilt in 1798, it was then destroyed by an 1804 hurricane. However, it was rebuilt again and again and used during each major war the U.S. has been involved in up through WWII. If you have an interest in history, this site is worth a visit during your stay in Sullivan’s Island lodging.

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