10 Best Pet-Friendly Rentals In Daufuskie Island, South Carolina - Updated 2024

Ashish
Ashish 
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Daufuskie Island in South Carolina is the perfect place for pet parents and their fur babies to visit. This beautiful island is located off the coast of Hilton Head and is known for its natural beauty, including miles of beaches, marshes, and waterways. It’s not just a place for nature lovers, it also offers a rich history and a thriving arts community, with attractions such as Daufuskie Island Historical Foundation and The Iron Fish Gallery & Studio drawing tourists.

You and your four-legged companion can enjoy a vacation together by visiting pet-friendly beaches or parks and staying in one of the many pet-friendly accommodations on the island. Keep reading to discover the best pet-friendly rentals in Daufuskie Island, South Carolina.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and pet-friendly rules and regulations. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 31, 2024.

1. Daufuskie Treehouse (from USD 275)

Experience the ultimate seclusion in the brand new Daufuskie Treehouse, nestled in the heart of the historic district of Daufuskie Island. This charming two-bedroom house is perched high among mature oak trees, surrounded by greenery and wildlife, and offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

While here, guests can enjoy a short 10-minute ride in a cart to experience some of the most exquisite beaches in the Southeast, explore a variety of dining spots, and browse through various art galleries. The rental itself is fully equipped with necessary amenities such as a full kitchen, a flatscreen for entertainment, and laundry equipment. Your pets are allowed to stay here with you, and they’ll love to hang out with you on the screened-in porch or play fetch in the yard.

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
5.75 km (3.6 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the home was very clean communication from the hosts was frequent and appreciated
Host:
the hosts were friendly and helpful
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2. Da Fuskie Dreams (from USD 281)

This dreamy house boasts a charming facade amidst tall trees. vacation home located in the heart of Daufuskie Island’s Historic District. The rental takes pride in being featured on HGTV for its amazing amenities, including a combination package of fiber optics internet and cable television.

This tranquil and wooded setting provides a perfect backdrop for relaxation, with three comfy bedrooms having their own names and styles. The outdoor space is also enticing, offering a hammock and a fire pit. This space will also be the perfect playground for your fur baby, and you’re more than welcome to bring them along!

The outdoor hot/cold shower is perfect for cleaning up after a fun session at the beach or a playful time with your pet.

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
7.74 km (4.9 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
comfortable clean adorably decorated
the house was very clean upon arrival and had everything we needed
Host:
deb was extremely helpful as well
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3. Beautiful beachside villa with beach equipment (from USD 275)

Experience the best of island life in this private, luxurious Villa. This 1500-sq.-ft (139.35-sqm) villa offers a peaceful atmosphere, just a stroll away from the ocean. Enjoy the provided bicycles, paddle board, and golf cart to make the most of your stay here. You will also be provided with beach essentials such as beach chairs and an umbrella.

Inside, stay connected with the WiFi, and prepare delicious meals in the fully equipped kitchen. The villa welcomes your four-legged buddies too! You can bring up to two dogs of any size for a fee of 100 USD. In your free time, you can take a leisurely walk to the nearby Melrose Beach or explore the island’s natural beauty through the marsh trails.

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
4.67 km (2.9 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
villa 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the property was great very clean with excellent management
the property was beautiful clean comfortable and very spacious bigger than the impression i had from the pictures actually
Host:
the people are so friendly and welcoming
the owner was very kind and quick to answer all the (sometimes a bit silly) questions i had
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4. Jolly Shores (from USD 685)

Jolly Shores is a stunning waterfront property, perfect for intimate events and relaxing getaways. Guests can enjoy spacious interiors equipped with necessary home amenities, including a kitchen with modern appliances and lots of storage space. For entertainment, you have access to pool and ping pong tables, a television, and books. You can also try your hand at fishing from the dock.

You’re welcome to share this home with your fur baby, provided you have prior approval from the owner. The large outdoor spaces are ideal for your pets’ exercise and playtime!

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
9.22 km (5.8 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille
PRIVATE VACATION HOME 14 Guests 7 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Host:
i can't say enough about how awesome the owner was to us
Location:
the location is fantastic
very fun place and awesome location
great location and stay with 18 people would highly recommend
this place is truly a hidden gem
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5. Beachcomber Cottage (from USD 380)

Beachcomber Cottage is a two-bedroom, two-bathroom ocean-front cottage located on Daufuskie Island’s “Avenue of Oaks.” The cottage is located right on a secluded beach, with a spacious front porch furnished for comfort and providing stunning ocean views. The location is perfect for families looking to swim and play in the relatively calm waters, and for nature enthusiasts looking to explore the island’s wildlife and beautiful landscapes.

Aside from its beautiful setting and comfortable interiors, the rental also offers a pet-friendly policy. You’re free to bring your well-trained pets along, as long as they have been approved by the host. You will need to pay a pet fee of 125 USD for one dog, and 175 USD for two. The host also requests that guests read through the pet policy before bringing their fur babies here.

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
3.87 km (2.4 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
cottage 8 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
neat and clean upon our arrival
property was very well stocked and clean
house was very clean and comfortable and had everything we needed
Host:
everybody we met were friendly and helpful
deborah who manages the property was helpful and easily reached
Location:
great place right at the ocean
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6. Angel Oak Cottage (from USD 610)

Situated on the stunning Avenue of Oaks and overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, this property offers a tranquil wooded setting just steps away from the beach. The interior is decorated elegantly with an open floor plan, soft-toned furnishings, and stylish light fixtures. The fully equipped kitchen with a breakfast bar is perfect for preparing and sharing tasty meals.

You can spend time watching movies on the flat-screen television mounted above the fireplace. Alternatively, head to the screened porch for enjoying calming views of the ocean. You can share this lovely property with your fur baby, as long as they are house-trained and at least one year old.

Do note that pets are not allowed on the furniture and should not be aggressive or loud. You also have to pay a pet fee of 125 USD for one dog and 175 USD for two dogs.

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
4.28 km (2.7 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
cottage 12 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds look amazing at first glance but they definitely lose points when sleeping in them
Cleanliness:
very clean great location to beach
Host:
loved our vacation spot everyone was so friendly and helpful
what an adventure deborah and her team were very helpful
Location:
daufuskie is a hidden gem and this property is a perfect place to stay for a large group
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7. Sycamore Cottage (from USD 630)

Sycamore Cottage is a luxurious ocean-front rental, steps away from Melrose Beach. Recently renovated, this pet-friendly property offers visitors a private and beautiful space with breathtaking views of the ocean.

Situated in a serene wooded setting on the picturesque Avenue of Oaks, the property is perfect for nature lovers and beach bums. Inside, you will be able to enjoy a fully equipped kitchen and four bright and comfortable bedrooms, each with its own ensuite bathroom. There’s also a screened-in porch for relaxing, enjoying meals, and admiring views of the ocean. This property welcomes your four-legged family members so they can enjoy basking in the sun on the porch or take advantage of the wide open space on the property.

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
4.37 km (2.8 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
cottage 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
super clean kids called it fancy comfy beds easy beach access
Host:
we plan to book here again thanks again to deb smith and her staff
Location:
what a great place to disconnect from life in a beautiful house away from it all
the location is ideal being so close to the beach and the pool yet private and quiet
couldn’t ask for a better location and the property was so nice
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8. The Beachfield House (from USD 575)

Experience the ultimate island getaway at this beautiful beach home with views of not only the ocean but also a lake. Wake up to the sound of the waves, enjoy easy access to the beach, and admire the lush greenery all around while here. This modern home, constructed in 2010, features a stylish kitchen with stainless steel appliances, four beautifully decorated bathrooms, three balconies, high ceilings, and plenty of natural light. You will also have access to an outdoor grill and fire pit.

The best part? Pets are allowed here, too! The yard is perfect for them to frolic to their heart’s content.

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
6.8 km (4.3 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
61 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house was very well stocked with essentials such as toilet paper and toiletries
Cleanliness:
very clean and relaxing
chase’s place was clean comfortable well appointed and well maintained
we booked it because it looked clean without doing much research about where we were headed
exceptional stay this house is so beautiful and clean it’s location and views from the front porch are amazing
Host:
chase and rachel were amazing hosts and communicated with us throughout the stay
chase was a great host super helpful and accommodating
the hosts were great we will definitely be back
chase was extremely responsive and always willing to answer any questions
chase and rachel are phenomenal hosts w/ great communication
Location:
the location of the house is a good spot
this is a great house in a great location we loved our stay on daufuskie island
great house great location and we loved our first visit to daufuskie
chase's place was perfect for a guy's weekend get away on daufuskie
the house is immaculate and the location is really one of a kind
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9. Bright and airy home for large groups (from USD 695)

This beachfront home with a bright and airy interior can accommodate over 16 guests, perfect for extended families or big groups of friends. With spectacular sights of the ocean and the beach just a stroll away, you’ll experience the best of coastal life. Amenities include a full open kitchen, WiFi, and laundry equipment for your convenience. For entertainment, feel free to use the TV with standard cable channels. The balcony is perfect for relaxing while admiring ocean views with your fur babies. You can also take your pets for a stroll around the picturesque neighborhood.

You can organize parties and events here, too, with the approval of the host and for a fee.

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
5.0 km (3.2 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
55 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 10 Beds 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the furniture is extremely comfortable allowing you to relax while overlooking the ocean
Cleanliness:
it was very spacious and impeccably clean
the house is beautiful spacious clean and offers a wonderful view of the ocean
the twigg home is very spacious clean and perfect for multiple families
Host:
lauren is an amazing host
host is responsive helpful and sweet
lauren is very responsive and gracious
lauren was a fantastic host and the house was perfect
she was super responsive with all my newbie questions making our trip that much more relaxing
Location:
the location of the house is wonderful and the layout of the house has so much charm
the location was easily accessible to all island activities and very close to the public beach
amazing house where you can walk out the front door and go to the beach
it was wonderful being walking distance from the beach and seeing the sunrise each morning
we loved the location and ocean view
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10. Sarah Grant House

Built in 1910, this house, dedicated to a prominent resident of the island, is situated in the Historic District of Daufuskie Island and offers stunning views of the Intracoastal Waterway. Showcasing a bright red facade, and pristine white interiors with wooden and pastel details, this house is definitely Pinterest-worthy. Plus, it comes with all the necessary home amenities, including laundry equipment, a high chair for toddlers, a TV, and WiFi.

The property allows well-behaved dogs post the manager’s approval and for a pet fee of 125 USD for one dog and 175 USD for two. Do note that your fur baby must be well-trained and friendly and should stay off the furniture and beds. You are also required to clean up after them.

Stayed at this property?
Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, United States
7.84 km (4.9 mi) from Harbour Town Lighthouse
10 reviews   Wifi Available
Island 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Host:
debra was amazing and extremely accommodating
Location:
this place is fabulous a true retreat from the main land
the location was great for us as we love exploring the whole island
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Have an amazing holiday with your four-legged friend in Daufuskie Island

Are you planning a beach holiday in Daufuskie Island and don’t want to leave your four-legged companion behind? No need to worry! With such a variety of stunning pet-friendly rentals, you and your pet can find the perfect one for you and have a wonderful stay on this vibrant island. Book one of these rentals, and you’ll be guaranteed a great time!

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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