Discover a selection of 2,500 vacation rentals in Isle of Palms that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $167 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Isle of Palms. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Experience the Isle of Palms from vacation home rentals

With an Isle of Palms vacation rental, you can have your cake and eat it too. Not only do you get the chilled-out island life, complete with beaches, boating, and some of the best golfing in the state, but you also get all the cultural attractions and events of Charleston right on your doorstep. Just off the South Carolina Coast, Isle of Palms is a classy sort of place, catering to a mixed group of permanent and temporary residents all looking for a slice of the good life out on this deliciously laid-back barrier island.

Things to do

Tourist attractions near Isle of Palms vacation homes

With downtown Charleston just a 17-mile drive away, it's difficult to beat an Isle of Palms vacation rental in the awesome location stakes. From theaters and live music to performing arts festivals, South Carolina's first city is a cultural powerhouse, and attractions range from museums and historic buildings to the stingrays and alligators of the vast South Carolina Aquarium. If Civil War history is your bag, then there are plenty of sites hereabouts. Neighboring Sullivan's Island has Fort Moultrie, while the coastal Fort Sumteris one of the most significant monuments in the area.

Activities

Activities near Isle of Palms vacation homes

Beaches like these don't come into your life often, and they're going to be a huge part of your stay in your Isle of Palms vacation rental. Whether you're wanting to laze on the sand, swim in the sea, or play some beach volleyball, these beaches have got you covered—and if you turn up at the right point, you might even catch some live music too. There's a busy marina catering to easy-living boaters, while lots of vacationers are drawn to Isle of Palms for the golf scene. The shopping and dining scene isn't bad either.

Weather

Local weather for your stay in Isle of Palms vacation rentals

Isle of Palms isn't the sort of place where you're going to be needing igloos and husky dogs. Even in the middle of winter, temperatures are pretty mild and it doesn't freeze very often, though it can get a bit windy sometimes. Summers in this part of the world are hot, but can also be mighty humid, and you'll need to be prepared to get a bit wet. Thunderstorms are pretty much a daily occurrence, and over 40% of the annual rainfall happens in the summer months. If you like it a bit drier, spring or fall are the most ideal seasons for visiting.

Natural features

There are no barriers to relaxation on this island

Isle of Palms is a barrier island on the coast of South Carolina. It's got the Intracoastal Waterway separating it from the mainland on one side, and the Atlantic Ocean stretching away into infinity on the other. The terrain round here is all about sandy beaches and salt marshes, and sunrises round here are the stuff of legend. And the coastal situation and hospitable habitats draw in more than just the travelers. The island might be a favorite spot with affluent vacation home owners, but the real celebrity residents are the nesting sea turtles.

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.

Good for couples

Couple's fun near Isle of Palms vacation homes

Isle of Palms is perfect for a couple’s retreat. Vacation homes are available near romantic locations like Boone Hall Plantation & Gardens, a scenic plantation with a moss-draped trail and a butterfly exhibit, and Capers Island, a barrier island with opportunities for kayaking and camping. You'll also enjoy Breach Inlet, a picturesque beach with a tranquil atmosphere and strong currents for watersports.

How many vacation rentals are available around Isle of Palms?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 2,277 vacation rentals around Isle of Palms. From 1,176 house rentals to 746 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a seaside property in Isle of Palms?

Nothing compares to the feeling of sand beneath your feet and a salty breeze on your skin. It's time to wrangle your squad for some spirited beach action. Vrbo has 833 beachside rental properties to check out. Want to try something else? See if any of our other properties tick your boxes. Our options here include:

  • 587 ocean-view vacation rentals.
  • 562 city-center vacation rentals.
  • 441 oceanfront vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Isle of Palms?

Instead of going with a cookie-cutter, chain hotel room this vacation, you could go for an entire house. You'll be a part of the neighborhood in no time! There are 1,187 options listed on Vrbo. Prices start from $48 per night. If that doesn't agree with your posse's style, we've got a range of different property types to choose from, such as:

  • Condo: 472 vacation homes. Prices start from $60 per night.
  • Apartment: 254 vacation homes. Prices start from $62 per night.
  • Villa: 119 vacation homes. Prices start from $148 per night.

Can I stay in Isle of Palms in a large group?

There's nothing better than staying somewhere new with family and friends. And the best news is Vrbo has some places to suit large groups. The favorite option for larger groups here are condo vacation homes, and there are 186 currently listed. In this area, the vacation rentals that are suitable for large groups of people include:

  • Are you looking for vacation homes that can fit 6 people? We have 1,068 that will be perfect. Prices begin from just $54 per night.
  • If you have 8 in your crew, you'll be thrilled to hear that there are 710 vacation homes suitable. Prices begin at just $120 per night.
  • Arranging a trip away with a group of 10? We offer 490 vacation homes that will meet your needs. Prices begin at just $201 a night.

You and the squad will be in good hands when you arrange your Isle of Palms travels through us!

Where are the cheapest rentals in Isle of Palms?

Reduce those hefty accommodation expenses when you organize your stay with Vrbo. You'll find plenty of unique rentals and save heaps! Daniel Island is a great area to check out if you want to keep a handle on your budget. Vrbo has 20 rentals, and the average price is a very affordable $135 per night. You'll find another 69 Vrbo rentals waiting for you in or around West Ashley. The average price here is $245 a night.

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