Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Edisto Island

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Edisto Island. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the bird watching, camping and fishing. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Edisto Island

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Edisto Island a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Edisto Island Serpentarium (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Plantation Course at Edisto (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Cougar Point Golf Course (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Turtle Point Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Osprey Point Golf Course (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Ocean Course (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Edisto Island

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Edisto Island

Edisto Island is famous for its island views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Edisto Island. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Edisto Beach State Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Botany Bay Plantation (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Kiawah Beachwalker Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Night Heron Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Hunting Island State Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Angel Oak Tree (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Edisto Island

The nearest airport is in Charleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.), located 27.2 mi (43.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Hilton Head Island, SC (HHH), which is 32.5 mi (52.3 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Edisto Island?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,674 holiday lettings around Edisto Island. From 733 houses to 144 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property in Edisto Island?

Perhaps it's the magnificent sea views, or maybe it's the chance to lounge around from sunrise to sunset. There's just something about a beach holiday that calls to all of us. Luckily, there are 711 beachside holiday properties to whisk yourself away to. Looking for a different atmosphere? See if any of our other properties float your boat. Our options here include:

  • 657 resort holiday accommodation options.
  • 500 water-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 409 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Edisto Island?

Instead of booking a cookie-cutter hotel room this holiday, you could just go for a whole house. You'll feel like part of the neighbourhood before you know it! There are 794 options currently available on HomeAway. Prices begin at £77 per night. Or maybe you'd prefer one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Villa: 517 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £91 per night.
  • Condo: 187 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £79 per night.
  • Cottage: 139 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £123 per night.

Can I stay in Edisto Island in a large group?

Getaways with family can be a lot of fun, particularly when you're staying under the one roof in an awesome new place! If you'll be travelling with a large group, HomeAway can help you. The leading choice for large groups here are villa holiday rentals, and there are 213 currently listed. Rental accommodation around this area that are perfect for large groups include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we've got 483 holiday rentals perfectly suited for that size. Book a night from just £91.
  • Need a holiday rental for 8 people? We have 318 that will suit. You can get one for as low as £94 per night.
  • Searching for rentals to suit 10 people? You'll be glad to hear we have 222 that will fit the bill. You can bag one for as little as £123 per night.

You and your crew will be more than satisfied when you book your Edisto Island travels with us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Edisto Island?

Say adios to samey hotel chains! Revel in the freedom of staying like a local in a great value holiday rental instead. Get a load of the unique options that can be snapped up now on HomeAway. Historic Downtown has bargain written all over it. And with 50 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £116 a night, it's not difficult to see why. Another 209 HomeAway holiday rentals are on offer in or around Beachwalk. With an average price of £158 per night, you're sure to grab a deal worth telling your friends about.

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