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Recent Sullivan's Island reviews

  • The Most Relaxing Vacation Ever!!!

    "We reluctantly arrived back home after a wonderfully relaxing time at your beach cottage. Thank you for sharing your little piece of paradise on Sullivan's Island. We loved the history of the home, the setting and watching the boats travel into and out of Charleston Harbor. Every morning we’d wake up to the spectacular view from the bedroom and the gorgeous early morning light and we spent endless amounts of time on the front porch. It’s truly a magical place and we will definitely be back. Out of all of the places we've stayed in the Charleston area, this one became our favorite by far. We will be back."
    Guest: Sarah R. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 12, 2014
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  • wonderful house in a wonderful place

    "We had a wonderful family get-together in this beautifully appointed home! The house worked wonderfully well for our gathering of 7 adults and 5 children (ages 2-7). The porch is fantastic! Also, the contact folks on Sullivan's Island were very helpful. The golf cart for island meanderings was a hit with my adult children. This is a great house in a great location near lots of things to do -- the beach, Patriot's Point, Palmetto Islands water park, the Ravenel Bridge walk, Shem Creek, the SC Aquarium, Ft. Moultrie & Ft. Sumter--just to name a few."
    Guest: Mountain Mama Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 13, 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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  • Best Castle in South Carolina Award!

    "A castle on the beach! So much fun, so unique, perfect for our little family of 14! The kids were fighting over the built in bunk beds and there favorite castlewear (crowns and majic wands included in the rental) , leaving the adults to fight over who got to prepare dinner in the AGA. Quick walk to the beach. Close to downtown, in the heart of Chatleston's history. Overall an amazing choice for our needs. Super cool and unique. And soon a pool in the backyard! Thanks Vince! We'll be back again next year!"
    Guest: AdventureTravelR Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: November 22, 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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