Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Isle of Palms

Enjoy the live music and other features of Isle of Palms. Travelers like the beaches, island views and seaside in this relaxing and romantic city. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Isle of Palms

Are you searching for attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Isle of Palms has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Snee Farm Country Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Blackbeard's Cove Family Fun Park (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Charleston National Golf Club (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Patriots Point Links (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • South Carolina Aquarium (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Dunes West Golf and River Club (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Isle of Palms

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 90°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Isle of Palms

Travelers enjoy Isle of Palms for its island views, seaside and wildlife. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Isle of Palms. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Isle of Palms County Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Isle Of Palms Recreation Center (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Front Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Mount Pleasant Sports Complex (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Shem Creek Park (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Palmetto Islands County Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Isle of Palms

Fly into Charleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.), the closest airport, located 15.9 mi (25.6 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Isle of Palms?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,253 house rentals around Isle of Palms. From 1,195 Houses to 731 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Isle of Palms is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Isle of Palms?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Isle of Palms:

  • Ocean Point: 231 vacation rentals
  • Pelican Bay: 537 vacation rentals
  • Twin Oaks: 293 vacation rentals
  • Beachwood West: 426 vacation rentals
  • Beachwood East: 448 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Isle of Palms?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Isle of Palms. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Wild Dunes Resort Golf Course: 3,078 home rentals
  • Isle of Palms County Park: 3,136 home rentals
  • Front Beach: 3,161 home rentals
  • Isle of Palms Marina: 3,095 home rentals
  • Fish Call Charters - Private Tours: 3,102 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Isle of Palms listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Isle of Palms?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,195 Houses in Isle of Palms. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Isle of Palms include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 731 lodging choices
  • Villas: 123 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 51 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Isle of Palms?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,079 vacation homes with pool available in Isle of Palms.

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