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Clemson Travel Guide

Clemson is a scenic city in the heart of South Carolina with a fresh and youthful vibe owing to its resident college campus: Clemson University. With plenty of lush nature and green, open spaces, Clemson is a great place to just enjoy being outside and away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Things to Do in Clemson

The best things to do in Clemson take you outside and among beautiful nature. Visit the South Carolina botanical gardens to enjoy the sights and smells of the fragrant flower gardens, tread the pathways of Larry W. Abernathy Waterfront Park, and obtain a history lesson at the Fort Hill Plantation.

Best Places to Stay in Clemson

Downtown Clemson, Woodland Heights, and Calhoun are all great central locations in Clemson. Clemson and Calhoun are both a short walking distance from the many leafy green parklands that are a pleasant place to enjoy an evening stroll or while away the time with a good book. Staying in downtown Clemson close to the university campus means being at the heart of the city’s nightlife scene.

Best Time to Visit Clemson

The best time to visit Clemson is during the spring (April and May) or fall (September and October). During these times, temperatures are warm and pleasant, yet not as humid and sticky as during the height of summer.

Price and Availability Index in Clemson

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Clemson is in June, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Clemson is in the high season in October. Clemson has its low season in February, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Clemson tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Clemson tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Mondays.

The weather in Clemson

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Clemson. The hottest month in Clemson is June, when temperatures peak at 96 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 19 ˚F. The wettest month in Clemson is April with 7.46 inches of rain, while the driest month is July with 0.38 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Clemson

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 1240 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Clemson ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Clemson is available at $25 per night. A typical accommodation in Clemson costs on average $341 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Clemson, then you can choose from over 336 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. 74 of our accommodations in include a breakfast in the price. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 32 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Clemson, you'll want to pick from 340 places to stay that provide parking. 66 accommodations come with a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 62 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Clemson accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 4 providers, including 250 places to stay from Airbnb, 70 accommodations from VRBO and 32 places to stay from Homeaway.

788 of our places to stay in Clemson have been rated by previous guests. They rated 61% as excellent or good. 388 accommodations allow instant booking.

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