Top 10 Beach Houses In Isle of Palms, South Carolina - Updated 2022

Elah Angelica
Elah Angelica 
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Isle of Palms is an idyllic summer destination for anyone looking for some fun time under the sun in South Carolina. This coastal city makes an excellent venue for water sports, including scuba diving, windsurfing, and kayaking. Apart from its stunning and pristine beaches, scenic landscapes, and tranquil ambiance, there is still a lot you can learn about this beautiful place. Some of the famous attractions here include Isle of Palms Country Park, Sullivan’s Island Beach, Hopsewee Plantation, and, of course, historic Charleston. Mount Pleasant Towne Centre is one of the best spots for shopping, but if you’re looking for picnic spots, head to Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park. To get the most out of this city, check out our list of the top beach houses in Isle of Palms, South Carolina.

1. Seagrove Villa (from USD 339)

Indulge in one of the most relaxing stays in the Isle of Palms when you book Seagrove Villa for your trip. It’s a two-bedroom accommodation capable of housing up to six guests. It features a neutral-themed interior with some wood furnishings, which accentuate the white ceilings and cream walls.

A superb kitchen with quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, and custom-built cabinets will surely be appreciated by food enthusiasts. There is also a bar area with four bar stools and a cozy living space. It’s right next to the center of the resort, which also gives you gorgeous ocean views.

GORGEOUS Ocean View Seagrove Villa- Right Next to Resort Center!
46 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the villa was extremely well appointed and truly a home with comfortable beds and a well-stocked kitchen
Cleanliness:
the unit has been remodeled and was clean
very clean well stocked would definitely stay here again
the condo was very clean and had plenty of space for the four of us
neat & clean & very respectful of your property i understand covid -19 took away pool lounges
this unit is in pretty good shape and fairly clean
Location:
the location of this rental is perfect
property was great w a terrific location
it was a perfect location near the beach and pool
we enjoyed the condo and it's location
we loved our beach walks and bike rides
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2. Beautiful abode ideal for a family vacation (from USD 311)

Make lasting memories with your loved ones as you travel to the Isle of Palms. Consider booking this family-friendly, two-story duplex to help you fully enjoy this stunning coastal city. It is close to the beach, so you can sleep with the soothing sound of the waves and waking up to scenic ocean views. 10 guests can use the 4 gorgeous bedrooms for a comfortable sleep.

This home also includes three separate seating areas, a chic sunroom, and three full bathrooms. When you feel like catching some air without leaving the house, you can head to the balcony.

2 Min Walk to Beach from this Family Friendly, 2nd Story Duplex with Sunroom & Covered Balcony
Isle of Palms, SC, US
10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

3. Lovely house with direct beach access (from USD 716)

With direct beach access and proximity to restaurants and shops, this house is every bit a fantastic dwelling place. It’s a beautiful and traditional beach house with modern furnishings and an interior that emphasizes its coastal setting. A big group of travelers will find themselves settling well in the five well-appointed bedrooms.

Two separate living areas with a fireplace, a spacious sunroom, and tons of entertainment, including a private swimming pool, fast Wi-Fi, and flat-screen televisions, are available within the house. This rental also includes outdoor showers, which you can use after playing at the beach.

Ocean views, private pool, beach access in front of deck , close to stores!
64 reviews  Wifi Available
House 13 Guests 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 13
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
even so we had lots of room to spread out and quite enjoyed the space
Cleanliness:
we love the clean private pool
house was clean spacious the apartment downstairs was wonderful and the pool was well maintained
very good relaxing family trip & the place was very clean & well furnished
we had such a wonderful stay at the beach house clean as a whistle and simply lovely
Host:
the owners were friendly and helpful
the owners are very welcoming
overall very good vacation & owners were very friendly & easy to communicate with
home owners could not have been more helpful and accomodating
carly was very responsive and made dure that we had everything that we needed
Location:
the location is great
the location is perfect
easy walking distance from shops and restaurants
great location next to all the fun of iop
gorgeous location beautiful house and directly across from beach access
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4. Strategically located accommodation with games (from USD 260)

If you’re looking for accommodation with access to almost everything, then this condo in the heart of the Isle of Palms is the perfect venue for you. It is only a few steps to the sandy beach and is within walking distance to dining and shops. You can take advantage of its proximity to the waters and indulge in surfing, swimming, and scuba diving.

This condo unit is on the third floor, giving you unobstructed views of the coast. There is a queen-size bed, a sofa bed, and two bunk beds to sleep four guests. Games like Dominos and Yahtzee are also available.

Awesome Views! At a Great Value!!!!
113 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable clean and amenities needed such as wifi included
Cleanliness:
very clean and well stocked with everything you need in the kitchen (except a toaster:))
Location:
the condo is in a great location
nice condo close to the ocean
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5. Dreamy beach retreat with oceanfront pool (from USD 235)

There may be nothing dreamier than living a good life by the sea. In this first-floor unit, you will get to experience that and more. It’s ideal for couples looking for some time under the sun, where every day comes with beautiful sunrise views.

One of the best features of the house is the fully furnished balcony, where you can have candle-lit dinners with the coast as your backdrop and the waves as your music. If you want to get tanned, you can lounge in the chaise lounges beside the oceanfront pool. You can even grill some meat in the grilling area outside.

SPECIAL RATES: August 14th - August 19th
144 reviews  Wifi Available
villa 6 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i highly recommend a bed rail for the top bunk
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and comfortable
property was clean and as described and location was wonderful
Host:
the property manager tom was amazing and attentive and we appreciated working with him
tom was very welcoming and helpful with information for arrival
Location:
nice location and cute spot for a beach stay
best location and overall great stay
super nice spot in a great location
great location check in / check out was easy
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6. Condo retreat with pool access (from USD 455)

For guests on the hunt for modern accommodations in the Isle of Palms, this condo-type vacation rental might pique your interest. It is a two-bedroom unit, ideal for a small family or group of friends, that houses a kitchen with a breakfast counter, two baths, and a terrace with furniture, where you can watch the hustle and bustle of the area from above.

Besides this fully equipped space, guests have access to the property’s common amenities, including a fitness center, a full-service spa, a swimming pool, and a fire pit. The best part? The beach is a stone’s throw away from the building.

The Residence at Sea Grass
76 reviews  Wifi Available
condo 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a/c was pretty unbalanced as far as output in the bedrooms
nice having pools and beach bar as well for kids needing a break from the ocean
the television had netflix so we were able to watch a great movie
we wish we would’ve been told ahead of time that the pools had to be reserved
Cleanliness:
clean and well supplied
property was very well maintained clean and comfortable
it was spacious clean and beautiful
property was clean and beautiful and great location
very clean modern nice rooms and plenty of space to lounge inside or on the patio area
Host:
it was such an easy and property manager was very helpful
Location:
we stay at wild dunes every year and this was the best place we’ve ever stayed
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7. Luxurious townhouse with a sun room (from USD 314)

Eight vacation buddies will surely find bliss and comfort while staying in this charming vacation rental in a tranquil cul de sac location. It is decorated with modern furnishings and built with expansive glass windows that brighten the interiors throughout the day. You may lounge in the living room while watching a movie or bask in the warmth of the sun with a cup of coffee on hand in the sunroom.

This three-bedroom accommodation is also equipped with a kitchen with sleek stainless appliances, a fabulous wooden dining set, and bathrooms with bathtubs. You can reach the beach in 90 seconds with a golf cart ride, which is also included in your booking.

Golf Cart and Quiet Marsh Setting, Walk to Beach and Golf with Some Pool Access
77 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and pristine
home was well maintained very clean and stocked with all necessities
Host:
our host was easy to reach and communicate with if we had any questions
julie was very friendly and helpful
owners we’re great and had everything ready for our family christmas
the home is lovely and julie could not be nicer she was always so responsive to any need
the property itself was great had everything we needed and all questions were quickly addressed by the owner
Location:
great house in quiet area close to everything
this villa is in a great location
location within the family friendly and immaculate wild dunes property is unmatched
the beach close by is fantastic the only downside is parking
a wonderful place to stay
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8. Homey retreat for six

This vacation rental will charm you with its lovely woodwork, lots of natural light, and welcoming atmosphere. Its three bedrooms can be shared by a group of six, and it has two full baths and a kitchen, where guests can whip up their specialty dishes. For guests who are not into culinary activities, there are nearby restaurants they can check out. The beach is only a short walk away as well.

ISLE OF PALMS BEACH HOUSE FOR RENT - 4 minute walk to the beach
60 reviews  Wifi Available
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms were large and beds comfortable
all of the beds were very comfortable
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and generally well kept
house was very clean
the beds were comfortable and the house was very clean
Host:
i also had trouble locating the wifi information but the owner was very helpful when i called her
Location:
nice house fairly close to the beach
fantastic house in a great location
i would definitely stay at this location again
the house was in a great location about 2 blocks from the beach
modest but fully appointed house with easy 3 block walk to great beach
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9. Pet-friendly haven with lots of charm

Located a block away from the beach, this vacation rental affords guests proximity to the city’s top-visited attractions. Wild Dunes Resort, local shops, and must-try dining spots are also nearby. After a long day of playing at the beach, shopping, and going on food trips, guests can find comfort in this Wi-Fi-equipped and pet-friendly apartment with lots of charm.

Brick walls and rustic details dominate the aesthetic of this lovely abode, with a cozy bedroom, a full bath, and a kitchen with cookware and cutlery.

Unique Apartment One Block from Beach – **Dog Friendly**
88 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment as described is a bit rustic but that is all part of the charm
Cleanliness:
by no means the ritz in luxury but every bit as clean and functional
Host:
fantastic host just upstairs
the host is very kind and attentive
our host was thoughtful; asking if we needed anything
our host gm was just wonderful and attentive
the privacy was much appreciated and x the owner was very accommodating and interesting
Location:
we loved the location and proximity to the beach
parking easy location great
super close to the beach very unique layout
great for pets and within walking distance of the beach
location was perfect beach was perfect
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10. Chic holiday haven in Wild Dunes Resort

Nestled in Wild Dunes Resort, this vacation rental has lots in store for its guests - namely, access to resort amenities and picturesque ocean views they can enjoy from their terraces and sunroom. Providing proximity to the sea and access to the outdoor pool, this accommodation offers the best of both worlds.

Plus it is easy on the eyes, showcasing chic interiors with pastel-colored details and hardwood flooring. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, a modern kitchen, and laundry equipment are at your disposal.

17 Beach Club Villa Wonderful Condo with beach views
44 reviews
townhome 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
sleeping accommodations and furnishings were comfortable and worked out great for our family of 5
the place was really nice with lots of room
a bit dated poor wifi but great location clean safe and quiet
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and in good order
kitchen stocked well and clean
felt comfortable and clean during these uncertain times
very clean and great location
the beach is so clean and beautiful
Host:
the owner responded promptly and assured us the other items mentioned would be taken care of
Location:
the location of the property was excellent
the property was located in a quiet and peaceful location which was exactly what we were looking for
great location and great communication
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A time under the sun is a time well spent

There’s nothing more relaxing and uplifting than being surrounded by beautiful views. And if you find yourself missing the beach while in South Caroline, there is no better place than the Isle of Palms. After all, a time under the sun is a time well spent. Make sure to make the most of your visit by booking one of our recommended beach houses above.

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