Vacation rentals with beach access in Charleston

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Condo in Isle of Palms
Relax and Unwind in a Stylish Beachfront Villa
Enjoy breathtaking beachfront sunrises and dining at a cozy table on your own covered balcony. The private pier and pool are only steps away from the ocean. View stunning sunsets and Sullivan's Island Lighthouse from the bedroom and entrance. Nautical decor, premium vinyl plank floors, and shiplap walls coalesce within this bright apartment retaining an ethos of southern charm. The gourmet kitchen is well-equipped with full-size appliances, ice-maker, filtered water dispenser, granite countertop, under-counter lighting and a convenient coffee bar with multiple brew options! The panoramic ocean views are the best available at Sea Cabins! Located on the 3rd floor, it's just 3 doors from the end of building C. Enjoy beautiful sunrises right from the living room, kitchen, or balcony, and sunset views of Sullivan's Island Lighthouse from the front door or bedroom window. You will have private access to the beach, community pool, and fishing pier. Island shopping, restaurants, groceries and entertainment are just steps away! It is conveniently located near Mt. Pleasant, Shem Creek, and historic downtown Charleston, giving you unlimited choices for dining, shopping, and entertainment. This home sleeps 4 with a queen size bed and a queen sleeper sofa with memory foam mattress. Enjoy your meals at the bar or on the balcony. Outdoor grilling facilities and picnic tables are also available. The pool-house features private bathrooms and a coin-operated laundry. Access by stairs only (no elevator). Full Absentee host The apartment is located in Isle of Palms, a city on the slender barrier island of the same name. It’s known for its beaches backed by condos and eateries. Sea turtles nest in the area. A nearby park includes a beach, picnic areas, and a playground. Dining, shopping, and entertainment within walking distance. Only a short drive to historic Charleston, SC! Please be aware that the property has a Ring video doorbell on the premises (at the front door). There are no cameras/surveillance devices inside the home or on the balcony.
Dec. 5 – 12
$380 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 269 reviews
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Cottage in Johns Island
Stono River Retreat - Waterfront.
New cozy wood cabin tastefully decorated, situated among the live oak trees on the Stono River (ICW). Cabin is convenient to downtown Charleston, the white sand beaches of Kiawah Island and Folly Beach. Enjoy nearby sights and fabulous local food. End your day relaxing on the screened porch and deck overlooking the serene Stono River & the sunsets! Enjoy the water by launching your kayak or boat on the Stono River at the Limehouse boat landing, just 2 miles away. Abundant wildlife viewing!
Feb. 19 – 26
$306 CAD per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 168 reviews
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Guesthouse in Charleston
Charleston's Coolest Neighborhood
You can't beat the location! You'll be 5-10 minutes from downtown Charleston, but with free off-street parking, AND you can walk to dozens of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, etc. Avondale is Central to all parts of Charleston, and its a cinch to drive to everywhere from here. This studio apartment is private, modern, and newly renovated. You'll have a kitchenette, grill, outdoor seating, and access to beach equipment. Also only a 5 minute walk to the West Ashley Greenway for biking/jogging!
Jul. 8 – 15
$243 CAD per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 697 reviews

Popular amenities for Charleston beach-access accommodations

Apartment rentals with beach access

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Apartment in Mount Pleasant
Petit International Shem Creek Studio Walkable C
Feb. 21 – 28
$245 CAD per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 317 reviews
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Apartment in Johns Island
Sailors Rest: Sauna & Pool, Johns Island
Sep. 7 – 14
$355 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 200 reviews
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Apartment in Folly Beach
Two Sisters Folly, Unit A- Marshfront Duplex
Nov. 18 – 25
$260 CAD per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 162 reviews
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Apartment in Mount Pleasant
Mt. Pleasant Charming Suite near Beach, Charleston
Aug. 12 – 19
$270 CAD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 171 reviews
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Apartment in Charleston
Pamela Place in the heart of West Ashley
May 30 – Jun. 6
$259 CAD per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 139 reviews
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Apartment in Isle of Palms
Cozy Beachside Retreat
Sep. 21 – 28
$324 CAD per night
4.75 out of 5 average rating, 168 reviews
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Apartment in Folly Beach
Steps from the beach - 1 bedroom - Folly Beach
Aug. 7 – 14
$342 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 366 reviews
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Apartment in Folly Beach
Chill Shack - 318 East Ashley
Jan. 28 – Feb. 4
$373 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 106 reviews
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Apartment in Mount Pleasant
Historic Old Mt Pleasant Hideaway
Nov. 2 – 9
$374 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 231 reviews
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Apartment in Folly Beach
Perfect spot to enjoy all that Folly Beach offers!
Mar. 23 – 30
$350 CAD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 118 reviews
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Apartment in Charleston
Stroll Downtown From Spring to King w/Back Patio
Sep. 14 – 21
$894 CAD per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 210 reviews
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Apartment in Folly Beach
“Captain's Quarters” at Pirates Perch!
Oct. 21 – 28
$518 CAD per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 133 reviews

House rentals with beach access

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Home in Charleston
Charming 1BD with parking!
Jul. 20 – 27
$272 CAD per night
4.8 out of 5 average rating, 405 reviews
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Home in Charleston
Renovated Retreat in a perfect location! (Unit B)
Jan. 30 – Feb. 6
$415 CAD per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 121 reviews
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Home in Charleston
Stylish & Stunning Home Close to City & Beach
Jan. 18 – 25
$443 CAD per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 253 reviews
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Home in Mt Pleasant
Palmetto Getaway! Walk & Bike Side B
Dec. 24 – 31
$384 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 173 reviews
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Home in Mount Pleasant
Elegant & Spacious 3 Bdrm/3.5 Bath New Home!
Jul. 12 – 19
$635 CAD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 139 reviews
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Home in Isle of Palms
Intracoastal water view luxurious family retreat
May 28 – Jun. 4
$1,562 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 123 reviews
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Home in Charleston
Charleston Tranquil Marshside Retreat w/Pool/Spa
Aug. 19 – 26
$688 CAD per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 206 reviews
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Home in Charleston
Entire Condo in Avondale
May 21 – 28
$290 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 102 reviews
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Home in Folly Beach
Steps to Dining, Shopping, 3 Minute Walk to Beach
Oct. 23 – 30
$664 CAD per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 127 reviews
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Home in Isle of Palms
Beach House on IOP “Life of Sun, Sand & Sea"
Jan. 20 – 27
$406 CAD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 139 reviews
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Home in Folly Beach
Arctic Palms is 2nd row with OCEAN VIEWS!
Aug. 11 – 18
$1,103 CAD per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 185 reviews
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Home in Mount Pleasant
peaceful, modern retreat near beaches and downtown
Aug. 19 – 26
$338 CAD per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 150 reviews

Condo rentals with beach access

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Condo in Kiawah Island
4784 Tennis Club Villa
Jan. 23 – 30
$222 CAD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 143 reviews
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Condo in Isle of Palms
Stylish Ocean Front Sanctuary
Aug. 18 – 25
$391 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 264 reviews
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Condo in Charleston
Marsh views! Close to Folly Beach and Historic CHS
Feb. 15 – 22
$292 CAD per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 113 reviews
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Condo in Kiawah Island
**Newly Renovated** Oceanfront Villa
Feb. 27 – Mar. 6
$900 CAD per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 159 reviews
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Condo in Kiawah Island
The Sandlapper
Apr. 22 – 29
$361 CAD per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 147 reviews
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Condo in Charleston
2 Bdrm Condo — Walking Distance to Lively Avondale
Aug. 11 – 18
$290 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 183 reviews
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Condo in Isle of Palms
Ocean front on Isle of Palms
Sep. 30 – Oct. 7
$360 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 208 reviews
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Condo in Isle of Palms
Oceanfront Condo ☼ Steps to Beach ☼ Lower Level
Apr. 4 – 9
$346 CAD per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 319 reviews
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Condo in Isle of Palms
Isle of Palms-Wild Dunes Special Rates
Nov. 7 – 14
$507 CAD per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 173 reviews
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Condo in Folly Beach
Oceanfront Condo in Seaside Villas II
Feb. 1 – 8
$599 CAD per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 159 reviews
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Condo in Isle of Palms
Oceanfront IOP Condo w/ Private Pier
Aug. 3 – 10
$662 CAD per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 194 reviews
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Condo in Charleston
Little Oak Love
Oct. 29 – Nov. 5
$407 CAD per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 136 reviews

Quick stats about vacation rentals with beach access in Charleston

Total rentals

460 properties

Rentals with a pool

90 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

150 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

330 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

27K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

$14 CAD before taxes and fees

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