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Recent Low Country & Resort Islands reviews

  • Wonderful trip

    "Home was just as described if not better. Kids loved catching crabs and cooking them. Owner has stocked the house with almost anything you need to cook. Hunting Island was great. Beautiful beach that was not overly crowded."
    Guest: ashley h. Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 13, 2014
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  • Even More than We Expected!

    "Although the photos of the house and views are great on this website, the home and location is even better than expected. The ocean view is much closer than we thought it would be but it would not have mattered had it been at a greater distance. The marsh is constantly changing and so entertaining. We were even treated to double rainbows over the marsh one evening as we sat on the deck. The house is wonderful and everything we needed was there, including some things we did not know we needed. The neighboring house on one side is close but screened well by great landscaping and the other side was even more private. The entire neighborhood is very quiet and life seems to move at a much slower pace. Everyone, without exception, in the community was very friendly. There is a golf cart and bikes are available at the house, but we like to walk. When we went out to walk our two fairly large dogs, we were greeted with welcoming smiles from everyone; something I had worried about before arriving. It seems to be a dog and family loving community. There are sensible rules in the community - dogs on leash and no excessive barking for example, which helps to make this community so special. We checked out each of several beach access areas and they are all very different. You can go from a quiet area where there are great sunsets and fishing, another where there is a wonderfully flat beach lined by beautiful houses, or you can go to an even more quiet area where the marshes are behind the very wide beach at low tide. We found it hard to leave the house and its wonderful view, but we enjoyed a trip to Hunting Island, found some great seafood (from Gay Seafood) to cook at the house, and met friendly people everywhere that we went. The guy at a local market, Marsh Tacky, asked if he could send out dog bones when he noticed our dogs in the car. There is nothing negative that we can think of and we hope to return soon. Thanks for sharing your home and providing such a wonderful experience where our dogs were also very welcome!"
    Guest: Linda B. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 28, 2014
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  • Outstanding

    "My wife and I spent our 29th anniversary here last week and it was perfect. Chilled, walked the beach, enjoyed amazing sunsets. Could not have been better!"
    Guest: m&m Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 20, 2014
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  • Fripp

    "Perfect location for families with children. Pool, just a few steps out back door, 3 minutes to beach, and great green space to play. The condo was wonderful and clean. We would definetly come back."
    Guest: Katie Date of Stay: March 2014 Review Submitted: April 26, 2014
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Low Country & Resort Islands Travel Tips

The coastal islands and low country of South Carolina are truly unspoiled and naturally beautiful. With quiet sandy beaches, marshes alive with wading birds, some of the best championship golf courses and charming towns to visit, the South Carolina Low Country is hard to beat. Many people who come here on vacation end up retiring to this lovely area due to its mild winters and gentle pace of life.

The Pros and Cons of Low Country Vacation Rentals

Whether you are looking for a quiet beach escape or a livelier resort such as Hilton Head Island, you will find plenty of vacation homes and condos to choose from. Although they do not have room service or a daily maid to clean the bathroom, they do have other advantages which may outweigh the small negatives. Vacation rentals are more spacious even than expensive hotel suites. The furnishings are to a high standard and you can watch cable TV and videos from a comfortable sofa or armchair, rather than sitting on the bed. Kids get their own rooms and better still, their own bathrooms. A fully fitted kitchen makes dining-in a money-saving option, unlike a hotel room. Vacation rentals often have a private balcony or terrace for sitting outside and some offer hot tubs, play areas and swimming pools on-site, making them the ideal option for flexible family vacations.

Low Country Beach Rentals Make the Perfect Base for Family Vacations

South Carolina has plenty of things to see and do for all the family. Choose a beachfront rental and the children will spend hours shell-hunting, digging in the sand, and playing in the sea. Larger resorts offer windsurfing, jet skiing, surfing and snorkeling. The coastal estuaries are ideal for canoeing and kayaking. Rent bicycles and leisurely explore the byways and trails on two wheels. Book a half-day fishing trip or boat trip. Towns offer plenty of restaurants, cinemas, theaters, shopping and antiquing. Beach rental homes are the perfect ways to enjoy quality time together as a family, building long-lasting memories to treasure.

Places to Visit Around South Carolina’s Low Country

There are a host of delightful places to visit within easy reach of your vacation home. Savannah is a beautiful and historic city just over the border in Georgia. Further north is the delightful and historic waterfront city of Charleston. Take a horse-drawn carriage tour and learn about its fascinating history. Beaufort is a waterfront artists’ community with a charming collection of historic homes. Head for the harbor where fishing boats will be moored. The Shrimp Festival in early October celebrates the local cuisine with live entertainment and some great food. The ACE Basin Refuge is a bird-watcher’s paradise where numerous birds pass through on their migratory route. See painted bunting, songbirds, herons, birds of prey and osprey along with plenty of local wildlife. The Hunting Island Lighthouse is one of the many which were built along the South Carloina coastline. You can even climb to the top for the best sea views.

Getting to South Carolina’s Low Country

The nearest airport in South Carolina is Charleston International Airport which is 49 miles from Beaufort and a little further from Hilton Head Island vacation rentals. Alternatively, enjoy the scenic roads and drive to your South Carolina Lowlands vacation home.

Low Country Condos are Perfect All Year Long

One of South Carolina’s biggest draws is its delightful year-round climate. Classed as having a humid, subtropical climate, many snowbirds and retirees choose to spend their winters along South Carolina’s shores. Temperatures are cooler on the coast than inland in the summer, with sea breezes tempering the 90 F (32 C) weather often experienced further inland. Cold snaps during the winter may see temperatures drop below freezing occasionally but the days remain pleasantly warm averaging 60 F (16 C) even in January. The state gets some rain throughout the year but it is heaviest in late summer when up to five inches may fall in short but heavy showers.

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