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Recent Harbor Island reviews

  • Wonderful condo in paradise!

    "We had a wonderful time in our little condo!! The screened porch was a wonderful way to start your day with breakfast and coffee at the nice high table looking out at the ocean. It was also the best way to end a perfect day gazing at the stars and enjoying the quiet only Harbir Island can give. The condo was neat and clean and the upgrades made since our 1st stay there were nice. A new sofa bed a new tv and new carpets! We took advantage of the pass to hunting island which is a wonderful place to visit. Our only complaint is our stay wasn't long enough. The beach and pools were perfect! We even go to see turtles make there way to the water the morning we left with the help of the Harbir Island Turtle Patrol! Probably the best thing I have ever seen! We will definitely book again in L206! Thanks for the great stay!!"
    Guest: Christine Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 14, 2014
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  • Massachusetts Escapees

    "This was our first trip to Harbor Island and the condo and area were even better than advertised! The only negative was the weather......very cold for almost the entire month but gave us pleny of opportunities to explore! We loved Hunting Island , Beaufort, and the great restaurants especially Johnson Creek, Foolish Frog, Plums, and Q on Bay! The condo was huge and the view the best in the complex......we think! We would definitely like to make a return trip!"
    Guest: Massachusetts Escapees Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 4, 2015
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  • Family getaway

    "Great house for large family. Everything was clean and well decorated. Loved seeing the owls off the back porch. Our only problem was we couldn't find the pack n' play that was listed on the web site. However, Harbor Rental was great and brought one over for us. We will definitely consider this cottage again! Thanks for a wonderful week!"
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 17, 2014
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  • peaceful

    "The condo was very clean. The view is breath taking. We have 2 young children and the condo and island was perfect. We like quiet and peaceful vacations. If you like to run around, hit water parks and put puts this is NOT the place for you. If you enjoy having 3 pools to yourself as well as a whole beach to yourself this is the perfect vacation getaway. We loved every second. We especially loved the marshy tack store and the fresh sea food market. The Tavern is very nice as well."
    Guest: slee vacationers Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 22, 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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