Bluffton presents itself as a dreamy destination for those wanting to get away from the humdrum of daily life. Enveloped in a quaint atmosphere and laid-back charm, this small town is nestled in South Carolina’s Lowcountry. It is a short drive away from bigger towns, such as Savannah, Hilton Head Island, and Beaufort, offering lots of interesting activities that you can enjoy. While Old Town Bluffton is rife with historical sights, art galleries, shopping haunts, and other fun spots to check out, spending a day by May River is another wonderful experience. Bluffton is also home to seven world-class golf courses and an equally fantastic bar scene. Needless to say, Bluffton is a package so pack your bags and check out our list of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Bluffton, South Carolina.
This brilliant Airbnb Plus property is a fantastic option for those traveling in twos. It is a detached garage space, converted into a fully equipped one-bedroom home, and done up with sophisticated furnishings. It enjoys complete privacy and can be accessed by a flight of stairs. Aside from a sidewalk, park, playground, and fishing pond within walking distance, Old Town Bluffton is also a mere five-minute drive away from this place.
Bluffton's Tropical Carriage House GetawayBluffton, South Carolina, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthis studio is thoughtfully designed with all the amenities we needed (beach towels coolers hairdryer iron everything)expertly designed more comfortable than a luxury hotel suite and appointed beyond my expectationsvery clean cozy and nicely decoratedit was very cleaneverything was super clean and the bed was very comfythe studio was very clean and comfortablethe place was spotless and adorable
Host:the hosts were very responsive to any questionsjoey and brittani are super nice hostsjoey and brittani are excellent hostsfelt very comfortable and the hosts were wonderfulthe hosts were so so friendly and very accommodating and always quick to respondRead more reviewsgreat location and neighborhoodvery cute and comfortable placeit’s so close to downtown but far enough away where it’s quiet and peacefulgreat value and a super cute placeit was close to a lot of yummy restaurants
Located in Old Town Bluffton, this one-bedroom cottage is equipped with all the essentials. It has been beautifully done up, so it is no wonder why this rental is a favorite place among honeymooners. Aside from a thoroughly equipped indoor living space, the ample outdoor area with a bed tree swing is also quite the hit. The house is provisioned with a laundry unit and an outdoor shower. Location-wise, all of Old Town’s attractions are an easy distance away, while Savannah and Beaufort are half an hour’s drive away. Golf cart rides to local attractions can also be made available for 65 USD per day. You can also avail yourself of the military and law enforcement as well as first responder discounts while booking this rental.
Old Town Bluffton Carriage HouseBluffton, South Carolina, United States
Top guest reviewseasy check-in and the garage apt has been beautifully renovatedgreat communication and very cleanvery clean space big showerfantastic place clean and well stockedthis carriage house is really clean and cozyvery clean and stocked with everything you need
Host:glenda & bill were great hostglenda and bill were the perfect hostglenda and bill were very fun and wonderful hostthey were both very responsive and accommodating when i had questions or concerns regarding our staythe host are very thoughtful and inside and outside are decorated beautifullyRead more reviewsperfect place location and valuethe location was amazing and very livelyit is also close to the tanger outlets if you enjoy shoppingthe location couldn’t have been betteris perfectly located within walking distance of restaurants galleries and parks
This aesthetically done-up two-bedroom cabin rental is an ideal retreat for family vacationers. It is a restored guest house but is equipped with modern amenities to ensure travellers’ comfort. Some baby-friendly amenities, such as a Pack-N-Play crib and a booster seat, have also been made available. While the house itself is super comfortable, easy access to a May River dock makes it even better for guests. Several other fun attractions like Thursday Farmer’s Market is also nearby. While here, you will have complete access to the entire property including its garden, front porch, and dock for fun activities at the river. It can get slightly cold during winters, so guests are requested to bring extra blankets or clothes to keep them warm.
Bluffton's Historic Guest HouseBluffton, South Carolina, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbeds linens and amenities were terrificinside darlene has been incredibly thoughtful with little extras like bath robes toiletries and kitchen condimentshighly recommend this cozy cottage with gorgeous garden views and access to the riverthe cottage has such a neat history and is very comfortable and homeythe ceiling fans silently stirred the air keeping us comfortable in the summer heat without being intrusivethe beds were very clean and comfortableeverything was super clean and well maintainedimmaculately clean and everything you might expect and morebeautiful property very clean and nicely stocked kitchenhouse was adorable and so clean
Host:she was a wonderful hostshe was an outstanding host with great recommendations of where to go in blufftonshe is an attentive and delightful host the setting is gorgeousshe is a fabulous host and a pleasure to be arounddarlene was an amazing host consistently going out of her way to make us feel at homeRead more reviewsthe location is excellentthe location is just perfectclose to downtown bluffton - easy walking distance but far enough for a perfect quiet respiteeasy walk into blufftonthis quest house is amazing we loved the location and dockMonthly discount: 30% off
Complete with a newly renovated full kitchen, laundry facilities, and a private patio, this house can easily accommodate four guests across two bedrooms on a double-occupancy basis. Since the amenities are only made available for two per room, always remember to specify the number of occupants clearly while booking the property. The rental is 5 minutes away from local attractions at Bluffton, while Savannah and Hilton Head beaches are about 20 to 30 minutes’ drive away.
Lowcountry Pearl - Spacious 2 bedroom 2.5 bathroomBluffton, South Carolina, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe decorating touches were beautiful the amenities in the bath and kitchen were greatthe beds were so comfortable and the linens felt crisp and freshthe property was first class in all aspects immaculate and quite comfortablevery clean convenient location comfy furniture and beds cute decorvery clean and comfortable spacealso very clean and upscalecleanliness great communication nice locationthe house is very clean and beautifulnice place to stay and very clean
Host:great hosts and cozy environment highly recommendjudy is a great hostvery nice place and very nice hostgreat house and a great hostjudy is a good host always checking up on youRead more reviewsgreat location at a good pricethe location is awesomeclose to lots of great restaurants and shoppingour stay at this location was absolutely amazingwe obviously recommend this location to anyone visiting the area
This studio rental at Old Town is another cracker of accommodation if you are travelling as a couple. Although it is a separate unit within the host’s own house, you and your partner can still enjoy complete privacy here. However, do note that this is a second-storey apartment and can only be accessed via stairs. Features such as a full kitchen, a laundry unit, and a spacious interior only make this a great option for guests vacationing in the area. Plus, it is just walking distance from several restaurants, shops, galleries, and other local attractions in Bluffton.
Old Town Bluffton Carriage Apt.Bluffton, South Carolina, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthere is an extra closet/laundry room so we could keep the main living room free of clotheimmaculate modern space is comfortable and has everything you’ll needbruce’s apartment was absolutely perfect for our week in blufftonfantastic room with great finishes plenty of space and privacythe carriage apartment was super clean and had great amenitiesvery clean and stylish placeit was very clean and modernit is clean and spaciouseverything was clean and well keptclean comfortable and well stocked kitchen
Host:wonderful hosts who did everything possible to make our stay enjoyablebruce was a great hostbruce is a great hostgreat host the house was perfectbruce and val are excellent hostsRead more reviewsthe location was greatgreat location bicycle rentals available close bythe location is amazing and is a short walk from the river and the cute downtown areathe location is easy walking distance to bluffton restaurants shops and waterfrontthe location is perfect for meMonthly discount: 10% off
Right in the heart of Bluffton, this one-bedroom rental can easily accommodate up to four guests. It can be accessed by a short flight of stairs and features all amenities, including a full kitchen, washer-dryer unit, and spacious living room. Although this rental is also pet-friendly, don’t forget to get in touch with the host first before taking your furbaby here. Besides May River, several restaurants, galleries, and shops are just walking distance from this property.
Hickory Trace Carriage HouseBluffton, South Carolina, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsaline's cottage was very comfortable and convenientthey stay was comfortable and bluffton was more then we expectedaline’s carriage house is beautiful and comfortablethe apartment was very cozy extremely clean awesome washer/dryer and fully equipped kitchenvery comfortable and nice to have a full kitchen and comfy bedclean quiet and vey hospitableit was immaculately clean and furnished comfortablythe space was very clean and comfortablethe apartment was very clean and tastefully decoratedthe place was clean and tastefully decorated
Host:very nice hosts would recommendthey were fantastic hosts with great recommendations for the areaaline was so welcoming and responsivehosts were awesome - left us to ourselves but responded very quickly to our textsowners were so wonderful and friendly helping out any way they can :)Read more reviewsthe location is perfectwalking distance to restaurants and other places of interestbeautiful and convenient locationgreat spot in perfect locationwalking distance to amazing restaurants and fun bars
This one-bedroom Airbnb vacation rental is among the best you can get in Old Town. It is a private apartment for two which features all the latest amenities and oozes a romantic character. Along with the indoor living space, you can also access the covered porch and enjoy the best of Bluffton’s quaint vibe. However, remember that this is not a pet- or kid-friendly rental and guests need to climb a short flight of stairs to access the apartment’s entrance.
Guest House on Lawrence StreetBluffton, South Carolina, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewskrueg coffee maker with coffee was wonderful the bed was extremely comfortableimmaculate and comfortable with all the amenities of homecomfortable bed and nice soaking tub were standouts for ussleep came easily in the most comfortable bedthis beautiful apartment is every bit as good as the website suggests it was perfectit was extremely clean and smelled nicealso very clean and new feelingbeautiful clean and cozy with exceptionally peaceful atmospherevery open very clean and nicely decoratedthe place was quiet super clean and well equipped
Host:having a laundry set up was especially helpful when staying for two weekswonderful hosts that go out of their way to accommodate your needsthe hosts provided many special touches and always responded to our questions within minutesthe owners have gone out of their way to make it so welcomingthank you again rick and barb for hosting usRead more reviewslocation was excellentthe location was perfect and close to everythinggreat location and very comfortableit located in a lovely neighborhood close to shopping and restaurants all within walking distancethis cute little cottage is in a wonderful location within walking distance to the river and restaurants
Located in the heart of Old Town’s Promenade, this 2017 one-bedroom apartment is nestled on a larger villa’s third floor and only reachable via stairs. It features a full kitchen and comfortable living areas, making it an ideal retreat for travellers longing for a relaxed time. While here, you can easily explore Old Town’s numerous offerings as it is situated near restaurants, bars, and shops. Up to four guests can easily bunk here.
Bluffton Villa in the heart of the PromenadeBluffton, South Carolina, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsloved the bedside tables and lamps and oddly the windowsthe apartment is very modern and beautifully decorated with all of the amenitiesthe place is new with a beautiful decor and cozy feelthe apartment is set up beautifully for style convenience and comfortwe enjoyed the cable tv (didn’t know we’d have that)oh yes and the shower is a pleasurevery clean exactly as advertisedsuper clean real nice placethe place was clean and comfortableit was very clean and stylishvery clean space very modern style
Host:ken is wonderful hostgreat hosts as wellken is an excellent hostken was very responsive and friendlyhost makes the entire process as easy as possibleRead more reviewsthe location is fantasticthe location is amazinggreat location in the heart of blufftongreat location & awesome placegreat location walk to everything
Exuding an entirely home-away-from-home vibe, this three-bedroom townhouse is an excellent choice to consider if you are travelling as a group of six. This recently listed Airbnb space boasts the latest furnishings, amenities, and other facilities. Pets are welcome here at a cleaning fee of 30 USD. To keep the area spotlessly clean, guests are requested to not wear their shoes into their bedroom. Rest assured, you will love your stay here.
Home away from Home 6 Guest / Pet friendly.Bluffton, South Carolina, United States
Top guest reviewssmart tv in the living room with a netflix and amazon prime subscriptionnice size living room and large kitchenclean and convenientspacious clean and great communicationcondo was very clean and cozywas clean but perhaps not clean enough for those who are very picky about cleanlinesslarge space meticulously clean and neat
Host:host was very responsivehost is really specialjeanette was helpful and responsivemichelle was a great host and responded quickly to questionsmichelle is a super great hostRead more reviewsgood location to old town and restaurantsgreat place with awesome locationgood location near park and downtown blufftonneighborhood is pretty quietthe house was in the perfect location very close to town
Cosy, private, and slap-bang in the middle of all Old Town Bluffton, this one-bedroom rental is a great option for two travellers. It has been done up with utmost care so you won’t find a thing missing during your stay. Kitchenette essentials, such as a microwave oven, a mini-refrigerator, and more, have also been made available. While Old Town’s attractions are within walking distance from this place, May River is also accessible. A kayak has been made available for guests’ use.
Cozy, Private Apartment in Old Town BlufftonBluffton, South Carolina, United States
Top guest reviewsvery comfortable space great place to stay while you visit savannah and discover blufftonas described- this place has beautiful architectural details and a comfy king bedmark and erin’s place is beautiful it is a very comfortable and relaxing spaceabsolutely beautiful and so comfortablevery comfortable bed- listing says queen size but it is a kingsuper clean and modernvery clean and very comfortablea very clean and nice placewas very clean and cuteit was so clean and absolutely loved it
Host:hosts are kind and very informativemark was so helpful and this home was so beautifulvery lovely apartment with a great bed great location and very responsive hostsRead more reviewsgreat location close to towna great and safe location walking distance to many cute restaurantsthe location is perfect for walking to restaurants and shoppinggreat place and great locationbeautiful peaceful close to everything
Expect a wonderful holiday experience in this small town
Bluffton is an ideal destination for all sorts of tourists–solo travellers, couples, family vacationers, and friends groups. This small Southern town oozes a charming vibe, making it an ideal place to enjoy some quiet time. While hospitality remains unmatched, you would also find yourself being surrounded by artistic eccentricity. Start planning this awesome getaway and book one of these vacation rentals in Bluffton.
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