Discover a selection of 4,000 vacation rentals in Mount Pleasant, SC 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 private pools. Prices start at $79 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Mount Pleasant. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Book a cabin accommodation in Mount Pleasant

With its charming atmosphere and natural beauty, Mount Pleasant is a lovely spot for cabin rentals in Charleston. Cabins are available near places like the Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park, a lush parkland with a nautical-themed playground, soft-serve ice cream, and plenty of space for picnics. You could hit the trails of Laurel Hill County Park for running or biking, or visit the Old Village District to see stunning historic homes, live oaks, and independently owned shops and restaurants.

Things to do

Mount Pleasant combines history and nature

The historical attractions of Mount Pleasant start as soon as you hop across the Cooper River from Charleston. Look down to Patriots Point on the edge of the bay there, where the USS Yorktown, USS Laffe,y and USS Clamagore beckon with their fascinating military exhibits and big guns. Keep driving into the heart of Mount Pleasant, and the charming eateries around Shem Creek are a fine place to recuperate. Keep going even further and you'll eventually reach the wide wetlands of Gray Bay, the Isle of Palms, or the golf courses close to the Francis Marion National Forest.


Exploring SC's wilder reaches from Mount Pleasant

Given the proximity to the beautiful beaches on South Carolina's section of the Eastern Seaboard, the lovely Isle of Palms, and the wild trailheads and campsites of the Francis Marion National Forest, it's hardly a surprise that hiking, surfing, and beachcombing are major activities here. However, there's also plenty of American history to get through, which is great news if you've bagged yourself Mount Pleasant vacation rentals close to the famous frigates and docks of Patriots Point.


Seasonal weather averages in Mount Pleasant

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 80°F.

Natural features

Forests and frothing waves courtesy of Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant has an enviable location between the wave-splashed sands of the Carolinian coast, the rolling wetlands of the Eastern Seaboard, and the sub-tropical forests that dominate this corner of The Palmetto State. The Francis Marion National Forest hugs the north of town, offering hiking paths where worm-eating warblers and rare swallow-tailed kites are often spotted in the canopies. Meanwhile, the Isle of the Palms beckons to the east, touting surfing swells, sport fishing, and long sandy beaches.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Mount Pleasant

The nearest airport is in Charleston Intl. Airport (CHS), located 11.9 mi (19.2 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Mount Pleasant?

Whether you're seeking an intimate escape for you and your honey or a sprawling house to fit all your friends, you'll find some top vacation rentals in and around Mount Pleasant. Here are a couple we think you'll like:

  • "Mid 1700s Carriage House With Courtyard" is popular with guests. Around 6 miles from Mount Pleasant, it has 2 bedrooms and loads of useful amenities, including shopping and a living room.
  • Another appealing choice is "Lovely Folly Beach Home Just Steps To The Beach", which is around 12 miles from Mount Pleasant. Featuring 4 bedrooms, a balcony and beach towels, it has everything you need to keep you comfortable and content.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Mount Pleasant vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in or near Mount Pleasant?

For a unique kind of experience, book one of Vrbo's tiny house rentals in Mount Pleasant. We warn you though — after you've stayed in a tiny house, the temptation to downsize and move into one of these mini digs will be tough to resist!

  • Take a few days off to clear your mind at "Zen Tiny House - 2. 5 Miles To Beach | Bikes | Minutes To Historic Charleston". Located in Enclos, a restaurant dining guide and books are just two of the amenities offered here.
  • "Costa Rica Inspired Tiny House" offers conveniences such as internet services and a garden. Located in Charleston, you'll be able to live big in this small but nicely designed abode.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Mount Pleasant?

There's nothing better than a quick break to perk you up. Pack your carry-on bag and get comfy in one of these superb weekend getaways in and around Mount Pleasant:

  • "Studio On Shem Creek With A Deep Water Dock And Views Of Freshwater Lake" is a top option around 1 mile southwest of central Mount Pleasant. You'll never have to travel far to find something to keep you occupied around this vacation rental. Get out and explore Boone Hall Plantation and Gardens and Audubon Swamp Garden. Activities like kayaking and cycling will add a nice touch to your mini getaway.
  • Alternatively, find your home away from home at "Charming Mid 1700s Kitchen House". Stay in with your feet up, or head out for some sailing and surfing and boogie boarding. When it's time to discover more of the area, check out Night Heron Park and South Carolina Aquarium. This charming vacation rental is around 6 miles southwest of Mount Pleasant.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Mount Pleasant?

Typically small, inexpensive and well located, it's hard not to succumb to the charms of a studio apartment. Get comfy in one of these vacation rentals and discover the culture of Mount Pleasant up close:

  • Toss your bags down and put your feet up at "Studio On Shem Creek With A Deep Water Dock And Views Of Freshwater Lake". Amenities including a water park and a fridge will help you feel at home here.
  • Another top option is "Sunroom With Lagoon Views To Enjoy Nature For Long". Make use of an oven, a kitchen and other conveniences during your vacation.

When it's time to step outside your studio apartment and cross off the sights, there's plenty to keep you occupied around Mount Pleasant. Love cultural attractions? Pencil in a visit to Dock Street Theater and Gibbes Museum of Art.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Mount Pleasant?

Locating a short-term rental in or near Mount Pleasant won't be an issue if you only have a few nights available. Whether you're searching for a little apartment for you alone or a vacation home for all your relatives, you'll find the perfect place on Vrbo. Here are two of our best options:

  • Stay a few days at "Sunroom With Lagoon Views To Enjoy Nature For Long" in central Mount Pleasant. Here, you'll have easy access to popular attractions such as USS Yorktown.
  • Or perhaps "By Boat Only. . . The Smiley Face House" suits you better. Check out nearby sights such as Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal during the day and then kick back and relax in your comfy rental at night.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Mount Pleasant?

Forget about roses and chocolates. Sometimes all you need is to escape for the weekend, just you and your sweetie. At Vrbo, we've got romantic getaways in and around Mount Pleasant that would make even Cupid envious. Here are some we think you'll fall hard for:

  • Put on some love songs and chill together at "Mid 1700s Carriage House With Courtyard". Around 6 miles from Mount Pleasant, this property has everything you could want for a couple's weekend away, including air conditioning and shopping facilities.
  • Another option where you can enjoy a few wonderful days together is "Lovely Folly Beach Home Just Steps To The Beach". Located 12 miles from Mount Pleasant, a fireplace and a nearby bay add to the atmosphere here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Mount Pleasant?

Nothing says "Best. Vacation. Evvv-er." like staying in a mansion. Treat the family to a truly unforgettable getaway at one of these mansions for rent in or near Mount Pleasant:

  • Around 6 miles to the west of Mount Pleasant is "Luxurious And Spacious Antebellum Mansion". As well as its awe-inspiring design, you'll also love its high-end amenities, such as beauty services and golf.
  • With golf, a fireplace and lots of other top-notch amenities, "Private 16 Acre Mansion, Pool Beach" will get your team's tick of approval. This opulent retreat is roughly 18 miles to the southwest of Mount Pleasant.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Mount Pleasant?

Big groups mean enormous fun. They also mean finding a place that'll comfortably fit your crew. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Mount Pleasant and get your favorite people together under one roof:

  • A wealth of amenities including a swimming pool and a kitchen make "Luxury, Elevated Pool, Ocean Views" a top pick for groups. This spacious retreat has 7 bedrooms and sleeps up to 15 people. From Mount Pleasant's center, it's around 4 miles away to the southeast.
  • Nothing is more important than spending time with the people you love, and "Ocean's Song" Luxury 5br/6ba Home" makes it easy to do that. Located around 4 miles to the east of Mount Pleasant, as many as 12 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A kitchen and an ocean view are among the various amenities here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Mount Pleasant?

A pool is often a must-have when choosing where to spend your vacation, especially if you're getting away with the kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Mount Pleasant and fill your days with frolicking and fun:

  • Make yourself comfortable at "Mid 1700s Carriage House With Courtyard", where your biggest priority will be spending time in the pool. Amenities such as a TV and a kitchen help make this escape a favorite with guests.
  • Otherwise, recharge your batteries at "Charming Mid 1700s Kitchen House". Along with a refreshing pool, you can also make use of a garden and cable/satellite TV services.

Not sure how to pack for your Mount Pleasant break? This leading destination has a humid subtropical climate. In the summer months, you can expect average temperatures of between 75 ºF and 90 ºF. Look up our range of Mount Pleasant vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more great ideas about where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Mount Pleasant?

Whether your ideal getaway is high in the hills or by the ocean, you'll have a lot more fun if you share it with loved ones. Look up these large family vacation rentals in or near Mount Pleasant and bring along the whole crew:

  • Located around 12 miles to the southwest of Mount Pleasant, "Lovely Folly Beach Home Just Steps To The Beach" has 4 bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 guests. It comes with a host of amenities, including nearby birdwatching activities and pet-friendly facilities.
  • "Luxury, Elevated Pool, Ocean Views" also offers the space you need to make memories with loved ones. This option is around 4 miles to the southeast of Mount Pleasant, and accommodates as many as 15 guests in its 7 bedrooms. A swimming pool and a video library will help keep everyone comfortable and content.

If you're looking for family-friendly attractions in the area, there's no shortage of choice. South Carolina Aquarium, Frankie's Fun Park and Whirlin' Waters Adventure Waterpark offer fun for both kids and grown-ups.

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