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Isle of Palms Condos & Vacation Rentals

Isle of Palms Travel Guide

Searching for a vacation with sun, sea and sand? Look no further than the Isle of Palms on the coast of South Carolina. This charming city hugs the beach, which means you can enjoy soaking up the sun by pristine water and golden sand. There is a fantastic laid-back atmosphere that makes Isle of Palms an enjoyable vacation destination. From sailing and surfing to golfing and playing tennis, the the city is bursting with recreational opportunities and sports to enjoy too. There are even volleyball and ‘windjammer’ tournaments here, while the business district features shops and restaurants to suit everyone in the evenings. There is no doubt that you could get used to this relaxed island lifestyle!

Things to Do in Isle of Palms

The main tourist attraction is Isle of Palms Beach. This place is a paradise, with its blue water and golden sand. Whether you want to sunbathe and unwind or go for an adventure on the water, everyone can have fun here. There are banana boats, paragliding, fishing and boating. For some history, head to Patriots Point and the Maritime Museum where you can view the USS Yorktown for the Second World War, as well as historic ships and a Cold War Memorial.

Best Places to Stay in Isle of Palms

Some of the best hotels and resorts are found on the beachfront, which means you are near to the sand, shopping and restaurants.

Best Time to Visit Isle of Palms

The summer months in isle of Palms can get really hot, which means that vacationers can enjoy more pleasant weather from March to May.

A Local's Guide to Isle of Palms

This sunny resort on the coast of South Carolina is the perfect place for a laid back vacation. Isle of Palms is a great for a family beach getaway with activities and events on the miles of sandy shoreline.

Staying in a vacation rental on Isle of Palms gives travelers the opportunity to fully relax. Starting the morning off by watching the sun rise over the Atlantic Ocean is the best way to truly leave the worries of the world behind. Swim in the ocean, walk along the coastline and fully appreciate the beauty of the island life.

Some rentals come with a private pool and hot tub or larger groups can choose a vacation home with games rooms and large living rooms. Be sure to compare home features to check the house rental fits the needs of everyone in your group.

Many apartments have ocean views from balconies or alternatively, a beach house is just a short walk from the ocean.

A great place to stay in the Isle of Palms is Wild Dunes Resort. The 4-star destination is a mixture of hotel, vacation rentals, and beachfront condos. With golf, tennis, swimming pools and activities for children, this luxury accommodation makes any vacation extra special.

With a Tom Fazio-designed golf course on the island resort, golfers will have a great excuse to practice their swing on vacation.

There are plenty of shopping malls and stores to visit in the Isle of Palms. From designer outlets, homewares and bespoke gifts, shoppers will find the perfect souvenirs and presents.

Just taking in the scenery and the natural landscape is also a great way to spend an afternoon. Walk along the nature trails or take a sunset stroll on the beach.

One of the best places to visit is Isle of Palms county park. The park sits in Charleston County and is highly rated by travelers from all over the globe.

With volleyball and a play area, there is more than just a beach at Palms county park. During the week, the area is quieter and has plenty of room to throw down a towel and relax -- holidays and weekends see the highest number of peope visit here. The park is just 16 miles east of city so is close enough for a short car ride but far enough away for vacationers to explore. There’s seven miles of shoreline and the park has a wide variety of beachfront vacation rentals.

A good spot for a bite to eat is Isle of Palms Marina. Watch the boats go by as you tuck into something tasty, or for something more active, rent a boat or take a guided fishing charter for a day on the water. There’s also an annual Marina Festival that supports local veterans and showcases country music stars.

While in Isle of Palms, take a drive through the Mount Pleasant neighbourhood. This area has some great bars and restaurants as well as vacation accommodation.

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Isle of Palms is in July, while the cheapest month is in February. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Isle of Palms is in the high season in July. Isle of Palms has its low season in December, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Isle of Palms tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Isle of Palms tend to be busiest on Fridays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.

The weather in Isle of Palms

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Isle of Palms. The warmest months in Isle of Palms are May and June, when temperatures reach 97 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 27 ˚F. The wettest month in Isle of Palms is August with 9.28 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 2.46 inches of rain.

Vacation Rentals in Isle of Palms

Browse accommodations from all the best providers including VRBO, Airbnb, Homeaway and more at AllTheRooms.com. We have 16156 vacation rentals, hotels and other accommodation types in Isle of Palms ranging from budget options to luxury places to stay. A trip to Isle of Palms can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $null per night. A typical accommodation in Isle of Palms costs on average $496 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Isle of Palms, then you can choose from over 3534 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 32 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. Choose from 900 places to stay that provide gym facilities, so you won't miss a single workout. If you are driving to Isle of Palms, you'll want to pick from 3210 places to stay that provide parking. 1222 hotels and vacation rentals have a pool or jacuzzi.

If you're traveling with a furry friend, then be sure to choose one of the 382 pet-friendly accommodations available.

We combine a wide variety of Isle of Palms accommodations including vacation rentals, homestays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 6 providers, including 1664 places to stay from VRBO, 1182 accommodations from Airbnb and 512 places to stay from Homeaway.

6604 accommodations in Isle of Palms have been reviewed: 38% are rated excellent or good. You can instantly book any of 6396 places to stay right now.

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