10 Best Pet-Friendly Airbnbs In Charleston, South Carolina - Updated 2023


A beautiful city in South Carolina with a quintessential charm, Charleston is characterized by its pastel-colored antebellum structures, cobbled streets, and a vibrant French Quarter. Walking through this city makes visitors feel like they are traveling back in time. Aside from its quaint aesthetics, it attracts visitors with its delightful attractions that cater to all types of people. Instagram-savvy Millennials should not miss an opportunity to visit the picture-perfect and colorful Rainbow Row. History buffs can go on history tours at The Battery and Old Slave Mart Museum, while social butterflies can dive into the vibrant nightlife of Charleston at King Street. You can wrap up your vacation with fun things to do like spending a day at Folly Beach County Park or joining a food tour on East Bay Street. Of course, a vacation in this city is best enjoyed with your pets. Browse through this list of the 10 best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Charleston, South Carolina.

1. Brand-new rental with a rooftop deck

With the vibrant and picturesque King Street almost right at your doorstep, what more can you ask for? This pet-friendly Airbnb does not only boast an excellent location but also brand-new furnishings. It is an upscale three-story retreat surrounded by lush greenery, giving the house a cozy atmosphere. It features a bedroom with a king-sized bed, a living room with a sofa bed and a smart TV, a spacious kitchen, one-and-a-half baths, and a workstation. The best part? It has a cozy rooftop deck with sectionals, a fabulous space to meditate in the morning or bond with your buddies in the afternoon.

Charleston Home w/ Rooftop Deck!
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
223 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
wonderful mattress on king bed
courtyard and rooftop were nice touches to have outdoor space that was comfortable
the bed was comfortable and the rooftop deck was a nice feature
the tvs are easy to operate
overall great stay with an awesome roof deck great one bedroom apt plenty of room for two people
very clean and nicely done
super clean and beautifully decorated
unit was very clean and comfortable
everything was clean and the bed was super comfy
great clean comfortable and amazing spot in charleston
host was very kind and accommodating to us
great place and excellent host highly recommend
beautiful house in a nice area with a great host
michael was the best host i’ve ever had on airbnb his communication was unbelievable
communication with michael and the other hosts was regular and always helpful
great location close to restaurants
great location in charleston
great location lots within walking distance
this place is perfectly located to everything within walking distance
great location and a cute neighborhood to explore
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2. Chic carriage house close to King Street

Daydreaming of a fun-filled family vacation in Charleston? Make it a reality and book this bright and cozy carriage house that welcomes four guests as well as cute furry little ones. It is not just aesthetically pleasing and relaxing but also complete with amenities. This Airbnb comes with a bedroom, an open-plan living room, a kitchen, and a spotless bathroom with a walk-in shower. WiFi is accessible throughout the house, allowing guests to update their socials throughout their stay. On a pleasant day, you may explore nearby King Street which is considered one of the most picture-perfect avenues in the whole of America.

Charleston Carriage Home/1Block to King w/ Parking
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
289 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
the bed and pull out sofa were very comfortable
this space is great wonderfully decorated with an amazingly comfy bed and all good amenities
the living room was comfortable for watching tv in the evenings
the bed was super comfy and the space was super homey
clean comfortable accommodation with all amenities needed
it is clean and comfortable
the place was clean and very convenient
the space itself is clean and comfortable
this place was very clean
the place was very clean
such a great host really appreciated the quick responses and the willingness to provide recommendations for eateries parking etc
nice place otherwise and very helpful host
michael was a great host he was very responsive
very accommodating and gave great suggestions of things to do around town
quick clear and friendly communication
great location to everywhere
the location was great
great location near downtown
excellent location and proximity to king st
great location a quick walk to pick up one of the free downtown shuttle buses
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3. Modern studio with pool access

Why stay in costly boutique hotels when you can experience a luxurious holiday full of relaxation and bliss at this boutique-like studio accommodation? It boasts a stunning interior design that features white furnishings, gorgeous hardwood flooring, and top-of-the-line amenities. Its space houses a king-sized bed, a lounge area, a kitchen, and a private bathroom with a bathtub. Three people can comfortably fit in this accommodation, and pets can join too. To top it all off, renters (including pets) can access the delightful swimming pool located in Atlas Spring East which is just across the street.

Boutique Hotel Home, w/ pool 'The Cisco'
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
168 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
had a lovely stay close to king street top notch amenities dog friendly and the most comfortable bed
bed is very comfortable and amenities are very nice the location also is great
loved the dog run area & pool access (the pool area is really stylish and clean)
the space was sparkling clean and had everything we needed
the home was clean beautiful and a great location
very impressed by the cleanliness of the unit and with the general area surrounding the property
very clean and owners are quick to respond to any issues you have
very kind people i highly recommend
great location and really comfortable stay
loved staying here great location
it was a great location for us
location of the unit is a short drive from the more popular attractions
we could easily walk to king street etc
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4. Cozy townhouse within walking distance of Avondale District

Downtown Charleston is only 2.5 mi (4 km) from this pet-friendly townhouse, making it an ideal accommodation for tourists who wish to be away from the hustle and bustle of the city center. The Avondale district is a short walk away, and it boasts artsy streets filled with hip nightspots where tourists can go on food trips and bar hopping. This two-bedroom retreat houses a private bathroom, a cozy living room, a fully equipped kitchen, and a patio ideal for alfresco dining.

Cozy Avondale Bungalow
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
405 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
the kitchen was filled with natural light and lisa and todd had left us coffee and wine
we appreciated the instructions left in the coffee table that explains the ins and outs of the home
the cottage is super cute and comfortable
beds are also super comfy
the house is clean and quaint
place was clean and very comfortable
comfortable beds fluffy towels and clean
it's older but impeccably clean
the house was very clean which is something we value
great hosts would recommend
todd and lisa were wonderful hosts
todd and lisa are very thoughtful hosts anticipating all our needs
the hosts were incredibly responsive and helpful
todd and lisa were so kind and hospitable
the location was great
the location was perfect
real cute place
the neighborhood is very cute and quiet
we loved everything about this cute little place
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5. Lovely retreat near James Island County Park

This three-room vacation rental in a private house welcomes two guests. It is perfect for couples, a pair of best buds, and even solo wanderers on a soul-searching trip to Charleston. Guests may bring their fur babies with them for a more unforgettable vacation. This accommodation has a private entrance and features key-less entry. It features a bedroom with a queen-size bed, a lounge area, a private bathroom, a screened porch where guests can unwind, and WiFi access. The cherry on top is this Airbnb’s close proximity to must-visit attractions, including James Island County Park, Terrace Theatre, and lots of restaurants.

Three-room suite with private entrance
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
806 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
it had everything we needed to get ready for a wedding that day- ironing board hair dryer etc
it was cute comfortable and had water coffee and few snacks for us
great space and felt very comfortable and save
we happened to arrive a bit early and so met sue as she was finishing getting the room ready
it's quite large and would be comfortable for a couple with a young child
very clean and private
very clean and comfortable stay
it was also very clean
a sparkling clean cozy spot in a safe area
sweet comfy place very clean and with nice touches
sue was a great host
responsive host during stay
she was very accommodating and kind and asked if everything was okay
sue was a fantastic host who responded very promptly to all of our questions
wow susan is such a wonderful host
the location was perfect
susan place was perfectly located
what a cute place great location on james island
great location and perfect space
location ideal for the beach and charleston
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6. Superb period home with a backyard

Still on the fence about your Charleston holiday haven? This two-bedroom vacation rental might seal the deal. It is a period house slightly away from Downtown Charleston but close to the beautiful Avondale District where you can also find must-try dining spots and local shops. A 10-minute journey by car will take you to the gorgeous Folley Beach. This Airbnb is perfect for active tourists as it’s close to jogging and biking trails. The best part? it features a backyard where kids and pets can run around and play.

Brick Avondale Bungalow 2miles from Downtown!!
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
65 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the ac works great the water was hot and all the bathrooms had a strong water pressure
upon entering the house smelled extremely clean and well maintained
the space is charming clean and comfortable
we loved our stay at the bungalow the place was very clean and well equipped
the place was roomy a good deal and clean
this home was great super clean and updated
chris was a great host
chris was an excellent host who quickly responded to our requests
he was very responsive accommodating and kind
i will recommend this host to everyone
the hosts are very kind and respond immediately and have great food suggestions
great location very close to downtown
convenient location in a beautiful neighborhood close to everything
love the location of this house
great place close to a lot of really spots
solid place in a good location
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7. Adorable retreat with a fenced yard

This Airbnb vacation rental is as pretty as it is comfortable. It is a freshly renovated studio that boasts attractive pastel-colored walls, gorgeous hardwood flooring, and complete amenities. It has an open-plan layout that comprises a queen-sized bed, a kitchenette with utensils, a seating area, a smart TV, and storage spaces. Three guests are welcome, and pets can join too. When not curling up in bed, guests may unwind in the fenced yard with a picnic table or take a leisurely stroll in Downtown Charleston which is only five minutes away.

Great studio classic style private yard
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
327 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
couldn’t count on the wifi to watch netflix but the place had free cable so we watched that
the space is quaint cozy and relaxing we would definitely go back
the bed was super comfortable and we had everything we needed
the bed was super comfortable
the room was also very comfortable for us and our pup
clean and comfortable
william’s was clean and cozy
i encourage anyone looking for a clean comfortable and convenient place to downtown charleston to look here first
the place was super clean and the bed was super comfy
the studio is large clean and well equipped
the host and his assistant were very responsive
william was a great host and easy to communicate with
reviews from all travelers are helpful so read the latest guests
william was a wonderful host and i would recommend anyone wishing to visit charleston to stay here
william was very kind and a fast responder
the location of his place is the perfect central location
great place close to downtown charleston
great location with a super convenient kitchenette
great location great studio apartment
great location and great space for a trip
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8. Classy condo with a fully equipped kitchen

Are you a vacationing couple or a solo adventurer on a weekend trip to Charleston? Regardless of your reason for visiting, you are welcome in this condo apartment, located only 4 mi (6.4 km) from Downtown Charleston. It is modern, classy, and well-equipped with one bedroom and a pristine bath. You, your partner, and your fur baby will love curling up in your cloud-like queen bed. You also have yourself an entertainment area with a sofa and a smart TV. The kitchen is equipped with coffee-making essentials and a breakfast counter.

Low Country Casa!
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
263 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire condominium (condo) 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

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Amenities & Room:
the bed was very comfortable and the amenities were great
her apartment is very cute clean has great amenities and i can highly recommend staying there
small very comfortable place perfect for a couple
it was very clean and well kept
her place was very clean and comfortable
her place is very clean and quiet
place was clean and comfortable with a lot of charming touches and design
clean comfortable and equipped with everything needed
valerie was an amazing host
valerie was a wonderful host
valerie is definitely an experienced host
highly recommend valerie as a host
valerie was very responsive and helpful
really like the location of the place
perfect location for exploring charleston
great location a short drive to everything we wanted to do
very cute place in a neighborhood that is adjacent to downtown
great place to stay and close to downtown
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9. Lovely abode with a private courtyard

For tourists who prefer accommodations in Downtown Charleston, where they can breeze through the town center, this fully furnished Airbnb might pique your interest. It is a charming and cozy Victorian retreat in close proximity to Galliard Auditorium. Upper King Street is also proximate to this property. This newly renovated Airbnb features two bedrooms, two baths, and a kitchen with cookware and cutlery, comfortable for six guests and pets. One of the nicest areas of this house is the private courtyard adorned with lush trees and fairy lights.

Heart of Charleston
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
420 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
the apartment was perfect for the two of us
an absolutely beautiful apartment and a great space for events
very clean and comfortable
very clean and cozy place
very clean and comfortable place
place smelled incredible and was super clean
everything was clean and as expected
host was friendly and super nice
amazing host and amazing place
the host is very helpful and responsive
chris was also a great host
they way the host decorated was so pretty and comfortable
great location in walking distance of downtown charleston
the location was perfect for walking around downtown
great location- can walk to everything
great place conveniently located for our stay close to everything
it's a walking distance from the heart of downtown and quick drive to mount pleasant
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10. Picturesque apartment in an excellent location

This pet-friendly vacation rental has everything you want in your Charleston holiday home. It boasts Instagram-worthy interiors, and it has a welcoming atmosphere that helps guests feel right at home. More so, it is complete with home amenities, including two bedrooms, a cozy living room, and a fully stocked kitchen. Topping it all off with an excellent location, a stone’s throw away from the vibrant King Street. You can go bar hopping, food tripping, and shopping at any time you like.

Southern Charmer - Very Walkable Downtown Home!
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
232 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattresses were comfortable
there was also reliable wifi so working remotely was not a problem
having two king beds was amazing
this place is very nice all new with two great king size beds and nice modern amenities
nice small two bedroom apartment with upstairs bedrooms
very clean and well maintained
very clean home with comfortable beds
the house was clean and comfortable
the house was sparkling clean and extra cozy
this place is absolutely adorable it was clean well decorated and had comfy beds
the host is awesome as well
great host good communication from host
michael is an outstanding host he was so accommodating to our requests and responsive to any questions
the host makes sure your visit is great
michael was an outstanding host and answered all of the questions we had for him
cute place great location
great location close to everything via foot
cute little house in a great location convenient to everything you need
perfect location have a bakery right across the street
great location to many great restaurants
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Fall in love with Charleston

Charleston is a picture-perfect city with diverse attractions. It boasts historic landmarks, stunning architectural wonders, picture-perfect parks, must-visit shopping malls, a vibrant nightlife, and a multitude of fantastic BBQ joints. Whatever your interests are, there is something for you in Charleston. Come to the city with your loved ones and book your accommodation from this list of the best pet-friendly Airbnbs in Charleston, South Carolina.

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