Discover a selection of 8,000 vacation rentals in Daufuskie Island, 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 $133 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Daufuskie Island. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Daufuskie Island is a semitropical paradise

One of South Carolina’s sea islands, Daufuskie Island faces out onto the aquamarine Atlantic Ocean, and boasts over 3 miles of gold-white beachfront. The island’s dedicated environmental preserves overflow with a lush array of flora and fauna, and its historic district celebrates authentic Gullah culture – its West African heritage – through architectural marvels and museums. The range of Daufuskie Island vacation rentals are bound to please, whether you’re looking for a fully-fledged golf resort getaway, a quiet beachfront cottage, or a historic home.

Things to do

Captivating culture and magical wildlife on Daufuskie Island

If you can bear leaving the blissful comfort of your Daufuskie Island vacation rental for a day, venture to the Historical Foundation and get to grips with the local culture. The Foundation encompasses restored early 20th-century historic buildings and the Billy Burn Museum – which is full of photographs, ancient Native American artefacts, and military memorabilia – to paint a picture of the island’s rich heritage. Nature enthusiasts, meanwhile, can visit Hunting Island State Park – north of the island – a 5,000 acre semitropical eden composed of marshland, forest, and beachfront, and housing alligators, turtles, and deer.

Activities

Out and about on Daufuskie Island

Daufuskie Island has no shortage of outdoor activities. Sun worshippers can spend their Daufuskie Island vacation lounging on its soft, stretching sands, or taking a dip in the warm and rejuvenating Atlantic Ocean waters. More energetic outdoor adventurers can rent bikes and cruise around the island’s leafy, shaded trails, or rent kayaks and jet skis for wild water rides along the Intracoastal Waterway – a stretch of glistening water separating the island from the mainland. Anglers can enjoy deep-water fishing excursions, while sports fans can tee-off on lushly green 18-hole golf courses, accompanied by ocean views.

Natural features

Flora and fauna on Daufuskie Island

Daufuskie Island is awash with arching Live Oak – draped with Spanish moss – red-kissed Acer trees, and towering gold-leafed Magnolias. This abundance of greenery flourishes across the whole island, but is especially prevalent at its western end. Daufuskie is also home to unique wildlife, such as the bald eagle and rare orange-brown fox squirrel. The island’s surrounding South Carolina landscape is flush with nature parks and reserves – such as Tybee National Wildlife Refuge to the south, Hunting Island State Park to the north, and the enormous Savannah National Wildlife Refuge to the west.

How to get there

How to get to and around Daufuskie Island

Fly into Savannah - Hilton Head International Airport (SAV), the closest airport, located 20.3 mi (32.6 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Hilton Head Island Airport (HHH), which is 12.2 mi (19.7 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Daufuskie Island?

Whether you're organizing an adventurous break with friends or a romantic getaway with your other half, one of these top vacation rentals in Daufuskie Island is sure to entice you:

  • "Beautiful Loft With Porch And Dock On Intracoastal Waterway": If you're looking for someplace in Beaufort with 1 bedroom and the comforts of home, this escape will tick your boxes. Amenities include golf and a hair dryer.
  • "Daufuskie Cottage Historic District": Book a few nights or more at this option in Beaufort and you'll have access to a washing machine, heating and more. It has 2 bedrooms to accommodate the ones you love.

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

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Daufuskie Island?

If you've been busier than a bee in a garden lately, you deserve to get away for a couple of days. Skip out of work early on Friday and head to one of these weekend getaways in or near Daufuskie Island:

  • Get comfortable at "Beautiful Loft With Porch And Dock On Intracoastal Waterway". Around 1 mile to the north of Daufuskie Island, this cozy escape has all you need for a relaxing stay, including nearby birdwatching activities and a water view.
  • Alternatively, create memories with loved ones at "Daufuskie Cottage Historic District", which is around 2 miles to the southwest of Daufuskie Island. Take advantage of a TV, outdoor furniture and more here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Daufuskie Island?

If you're looking for a simple yet stylish stay, you can't go past a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often conveniently found in the heart of town. We suggest the following options in or near Daufuskie Island:

  • After a fun-filled day of urban exploration, come home to the comforts of "Private Island - Soulfully Peaceful Access To Nature And Wildlife Watching". A microwave oven and a hair dryer are just two of the amenities you'll find here.
  • Another fantastic property is "Beautiful Loft With Porch And Dock On Intracoastal Waterway". Don't be fooled by its compact size — this cozy apartment is loaded with convenient amenities like coffee and tea making facilities, golf and lots more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Daufuskie Island?

From chic apartments to huge vacation homes, Vrbo has your vacation sorted. Here are two of our top picks in and around Daufuskie Island:

  • For a memorable few nights away, it's hard to beat "The Captain's Choice - Ocean View With Free 6 Seater Golf Cart". It's close to the center of Daufuskie Island, in addition to lots of things to put on your itinerary.
  • "Blue Fuskie' Cottage - Ocean Front" is also well located. Settle in here and discover why lots of guests rate this getaway highly.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Daufuskie Island?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a treehouse, a romantic weekend getaway is a wonderful way to spice up your love life. Whisk your special someone off for a couple of leisurely days at one of these enticing escapes in or near Daufuskie Island:

  • Sneak off on Friday afternoon for a couple of passion-filled nights at "5 Star Luxury Palmetto Bluff Home Has Firepit". Located roughly 6 miles from Daufuskie Island, this property comes with lots of nice touches, including a fireplace and a resort.
  • Another option where you can spend a few wonderful days together is "Private Island - Soulfully Peaceful Access To Nature And Wildlife Watching". Located around 11 miles from Daufuskie Island, beauty services and outdoor furniture add to the ambiance here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Daufuskie Island?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can offer, a pool is easily the most fun. Check out these houses for rent with a pool in or near Daufuskie Island and spend your days splashing about. Just remember to take your inflatable unicorn:

  • Pack your swim gear and take a break at "Deep Water Cottage - House Was Built In 2008". There are also lots of other appealing amenities here, including outdoor furniture and a balcony.
  • Spend leisurely vacation days splashing around or finding some peaceful moments by the water at "Perfect House, Perfect Location". This vacation rental is another top choice and comes with childrens activities, pet-friendly facilities and more.

Daufuskie Island has a humid subtropical climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 75 ºF to 90 ºF. But there's no need to wait until summer to visit! Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the ideal Daufuskie Island vacation rental and plan your escape for any time of year.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Daufuskie Island?

Cousin Aamir, Great-Aunt Gloria … You can add them to your invitation list when you escape to a large family vacation rental in or near Daufuskie Island. Get all your loved ones under the same roof at one of these spacious properties:

  • Make your get-together a memorable one at "5 Star Luxury Palmetto Bluff Home Has Firepit". This escape has 4 bedrooms, sleeps up to 10 guests and features many handy amenities, including a DVD player and outdoor furniture. It's around 6 miles north of Daufuskie Island.
  • "Sunmist Cottage, Beautiful View" is another vacation rental the entire gang will love. Invite as many as 7 family and friends to this escape which comes with 3 bedrooms, coffee and tea making facilities, a TV and more. It's around 30 miles to the north of central Daufuskie Island.

When you're ready to head out and explore, there are lots of family-friendly attractions nearby to stick on your itinerary. Port Royal Sound Foundation - Maritime Center is a wonderful place to kick things off.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Daufuskie Island?

Take a dip anytime the mood strikes when you choose one of our large rental houses with an indoor pool. Slip on your swimsuit and consider these homes in or near Daufuskie Island that come with this head-turning perk:

  • With 3 bedrooms that can sleep up to 8 people, "9 River Place, Daufuskie Island" is the perfect place to take time out with family and friends. Take advantage of this property's many amenities, such as a nearby waterfront and a swimming pool.
  • Alternatively, whisk your crew away to "Charming Lowcountry Cottage In Palmetto Bluff", which has 3 bedrooms and caters for up to 8 guests. Along with that fancy pool tucked away inside, a swimming pool and a fireplace will keep everyone comfortable and content.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more great Daufuskie Island vacation rental options for your next big getaway.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Daufuskie Island?

Idyllic romantic getaways, work trips or solo adventures — a one-bedroom rental property is an ideal solution for all sorts of occasions. One of these options in or near Daufuskie Island is sure to be just right:

  • Take a peek at "Beautiful Loft With Porch And Dock On Intracoastal Waterway", a fantastic centrally located one-bedroom vacation property. A water view and a kitchen are just a few of the inclusions here.
  • Also within easy reach of the center of Daufuskie Island, "The Evan Cottage - Recently Updated" is another popular one-bedroom option. After a day of exploring, come home and enjoy a kitchen and a garden.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Daufuskie Island?

Absolutely. From funky apartments to comfy cabins, Vrbo has a range of great rentals. Smaller families will adore these two-bedroom properties in or near Daufuskie Island:

  • Leading the list is "Daufuskie Cottage Historic District". This two-bedroom stay offers its guests handy amenities like a firepit and a kitchen. Visit Daufuskie Island's exciting attractions from this comfortable base.
  • "The Captain's Choice - Ocean View With Free 6 Seater Golf Cart" is another terrific two-bedroom option in the Daufuskie Island area. It provides amenities like a kitchen and an ocean view.