ABOUT VACATION RENTALS IN ISLE OF PALMS
Originally named Hunting Island and then Long Island, the Isle of Palms is a semi-tropical retreat, bordered by beautiful beaches and a network of marsh creeks. Year-round moderate temperatures and 7 miles of wide beaches - it is a heady combination that makes the Isle of Palms the perfect Charleston vacation rentals by owner destination in South Carolina.
You'll spot some fascinating wildlife during your stay on the Isle of Palms. Alligators, loggerhead turtles and birds make their homes is the varied ecosystems found in the Isle of Palms. The vast panorama of vegetation on the island - from sea oats and wildflowers, to palmettos, cacti, and salt marsh - is equally fascinating to the vacationer. Boat cruises, fishing clinics, guided kayak tours and a variety of kid’s day camps offer the chance to explore the Isle of Palms.
Whether you are the adventurous type or prefer to relax under the warm South Carolina sun, you're sure to find your own special kind of fun here. If salt water is your passion, you will love the Isle of Palms! Great surfing, swimming, windsurfing, surf casting and offshore fishing wait for guests of Isle of Palms vacation home rentals. Go crabbing and shrimping in the creeks and marshes between this island and the mainland area. There is also the added attraction of a beautiful family-oriented park located directly on the beach!
The Isle of Palms is both a residential and vacation island, featuring numerous shops offering a full complement of goods and services. For guests of vacation rentals in Charleston, the Isle of Palms offers a wide range of accommodations that stretch across the island.
Six miles of white, sandy beaches await you in beautiful residential Isle of Palms, South Carolina. The city was rediscovered as a haven from the summer heat in Charleston in the late 1800s as inland residents looked for new vacation spots. Isle of Palms vacation homes, condos, and cottages line the pristine beaches and surround the marina.
Like many coastal communities in South Carolina, the sea turtles that nest here in the summer months are heavily respected and protected. Plan your visit between May and October to experience the fun and excitement of the Loggerhead sea turtles depositing their eggs at night. Because the town was developed as a getaway community, you’ll feel right at home with the locals and other visitors as you vacation in your beachside Isle of Palms vacation rental.
If you would like to reserve one of these Isle of Palms vacation rentals or Charleston home rentals, please contact the owner or agent directly.