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Recent Harbor Island reviews

  • The Cherry family

    "We had a fantastic stay at Harbor Island. The condo was very comfortable and had everything we needed. The beach was so quiet and beautiful! Go at low tide and you will be amazed. Thanks for sharing your beautiful condo!"
    Guest: Annie Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 5, 2014
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  • Relaxation destination!

    "We enjoyed our stay at this cute and clean place. It had direct access to the ocean along the boardwalk and through a marsh setting. The owner was very accommodating for us as our reservations were made the morning of our arrival date and then we decided to stay an extra day,too. She made sure that we had no problems in checking in and then extending our stay. We had such a relaxing time on the beach. The pass to hunting island was nice to use as well. Thanks for a great place to stay!"
    Guest: noelle m. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 7, 2014
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  • Another Fantastic Stay at the Yellow Beach House!

    "My family has been enjoying Harbor Island for more than twenty years. Two years ago we first stayed at the Yellow Beach House and had a wonderful time. This year we were fortunate enough to stay there again and enjoyed another relaxing time at peaceful Harbor Island. The house is immaculate and well-appointed in every way. The layout is so comfortable for our family of five. The bed linens rival some that I've enjoyed in 5-star hotels. We cooked all our meals there during our stay and found everything we needed in their fully stocked kitchen. The views are wonderful. The golf cart provided a lot of fun for our family. Once again, the owners were great to work with. We can't say enough nice things about our two experiences at the Yellow Beach House on Harbor Island. Everyone in our home looks forward to going back as soon as our vacation schedule permits."
    Guest: Reese Date of Stay: April 2014 Review Submitted: April 17, 2014
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  • Great place to stay!!

    "We loved staying at this condo! It was very pleasant and peaceful! We saw so much wildlife!! Our family of four had a great time! The owners of the condo were awesome to work with! The place was very clean and stoked with everything we could have needed! We loved the decorations everywhere! It's simply perfect!"
    Guest: Beach goer Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 14, 2014
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Harbor Island Travel Tips

Harbor Island is located 15 miles outside the city of Beaufort, South Carolina. This 1,400-acre barrier island offers visitors an escape from busy lives and a private island where they'll find peace and quiet. The island is famous for oat-covered sand dunes and coastal grasses.

Harbor Island Attractions

The resort itself has three outdoor pools, tennis courts, a putting green and three miles of sandy white beach that will give you the privacy you've been looking for in a vacation. When you spend a day out in the sand and sun, the kids will enjoy building sandcastles and splashing in the water while you catch some rays and enjoy a good book.

There's plenty of wildlife you're likely to encounter during your stay in Harbor Island. Whether you want to go for a walk along the marshes to check out the pelicans, egrets or herons, or watch the dolphins play as you relax among the sand dunes, you'll be amazed at the creatures you'll see roaming the land.

Hunting Island State Park is located near Harbor Island and an isolated spot to enjoy peace and quiet. This 5,000-acre barrier island was previously used as a hunting ground, but has since been converted into a state park. There's plenty of wildlife to be seen as well as four miles of beach, a maritime forest and a saltwater marsh. The quiet retreat is also home to a 19th century lighthouse and is the island's most popular attraction. You can climb to the top and get beautiful views of the coastline.

Things to Do in Harbor Island

Seafood: The catch of the day is the perfect dish while staying in Harbor Island. Be sure to check out some of the best restaurants in the South Carolina lowcountry including Johnson Creek Restaurant and Tavern, Bella Luna Cafe, LLC, Foolish Frog, Magnolia Bakery Cafe, MoonDoggies Cafe And Grill, Panini's Cafe and Saltus River Grill. You may even want to consider buying some fresh seafood and take it back to your Harbor Island vacation rental to make your own feast.

Outdoor recreation: Playing on the beach is the top outdoor activity for visitors to the island. Kids can learn a new trick on the boogie board, or you can try it out yourself. Rent a kayak and paddle your way out into the water and gasp at the breathtaking views of the seemingly endless ocean or the community along the shore.

St. Helena Island: Just across the bridge from Harbor Island is St. Helena Island. The island is home to Penn Center, one of the first schools that was opened to children of freed slaves. It's also the site of where Martin Luther King, Jr., drafted his "I Have a Dream" speech. There are several shrimp docks on St. Helena Island and much of the agriculture is still cultivated by native residents that descended from the island's original inhabitants. Head to downtown Frogmore where you can shop, dine and visit local art galleries.

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