Find the best place to stay — Fripp Island

Where to stay around Fripp Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 593 holiday lettings near Fripp Island. From 360 houses to 100 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Fripp Island is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Fripp Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Fripp Island:

  • Ocean Creek, Bonito Boathouses: 225 holiday homes
  • Sweetgrass: 142 holiday homes
  • Ocean Creek, Bonito Bungalows: 220 holiday homes
  • Blue Heron Lake: 140 holiday homes
  • Deer Lake: 109 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Fripp Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Fripp Island. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cabana Club: 5,161 holiday lettings
  • Ocean Creek Golf Club: 4,281 holiday lettings
  • Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island: 6,341 holiday lettings
  • John Mark Verdier House: 3,325 holiday lettings
  • Golden Bear Golf Club: 7,256 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Fripp Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Fripp Island?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 360 houses in Fripp Island. Our other popular types of Fripp Island holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 100 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 77 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 30 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Fripp Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 378 holiday homes with pool available in Fripp Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental on Fripp Island, South Carolina, USA your home away from home

    Fripp Island is the ideal vacation choice for couples and families looking for an island getaway. It is the largest of the barrier islands off the coast of Beaufort and is a 3.5 mile long nature sanctuary.

    Things to Do on Fripp Island, SC

    Despite its quiet secluded location, Fripp Island holiday rentals offer plenty of activities for all ages. The island has plenty of swimming pools, tennis courts and fabulous beaches for surfing, watersports or sunbathing. Fripp Island is known as a fabulous golf destination with three championship courses, PGA professionals offering tuition and a great climate for golfing all year round. Ocean Creek Golf Course was in fact recognized by Golf Magazine as one of the top golf courses in South Carolina. Boat rentals are available from the marina and visitors can join dolphin cruises and sunset cruises lasting around two hours. Walkers can stroll along the nature trail which is maintained by the Audubon Club. As well as great sea views the trail features a range of plants and water wildlife in an area which is home to over 175 species of birds. The island is also ideal for fishing, cycling and kayaking.

    Places to Visit Around Fripp Island, SC

    Visitors can island-hop to neighbouring Pritchard’s Nature Conservancy and Hunting Island State Park, one of the Top 100 Parks and Top Ten Beaches in the US. Further afield, historic Beaufort (pronounced BO-fort) and Port Royal have plenty of old architecture, museums and attractions for visitors. The lovely city of Savannah is just 58 miles from Fripp Island holiday rentals. Take a guided walking tour to learn the history of this lovely city, see the churches, distinctive local architecture and shady squares around which the city was built.

    Weather on Fripp Island, SC

    Fripp Island holiday rentals enjoy a pleasant semi-tropical climate all year round. The summer months have average highs of 88°F (31°C) and even the Atlantic Ocean reaches 80°F (26°C) in the summer. The mild winter months have highs of around 60°F (15°C) making Fripp Island very popular with snowbirds and visitors from colder regions. The area very rarely has frost or snow.

    Travel to Fripp Island, SC

    The nearest airport to Fripp Island holiday rentals is Hilton Head (HHH) Airport which receives domestic flights and is about 14 miles from Fripp Island. Savannah (SAV) Airport also has domestic flight connections. International visitors should use the Charleston International (CHS) Airport which is 46 miles away or Jacksonville International Airport in Florida, 146 miles away. A hire car is recommended to reach Fripp Island but many visitors then park their cars and use the local eco-friendly mode of transport for getting around the island – golf carts!

    Attractions in and around Fripp Island

    First time in Fripp Island and looking for things to do? Some of the area's family-friendly attractions for travellers include Port Royal Skateboard Park and Adventure Cove. Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Penn Center, Parris Island Museum or Lowcountry Estuarium. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches such as The Sands and Singleton Beach, and green spaces such as Hunting Island State Park and Mitchelville Freedom Park. Activities around the area include Sanctuary Golf Club, Legends Golf Course at Parris Island and Barony Course at Port Royal Golf Club. Enjoy a visit to Hunting Island Lighthouse, Chapel of Ease and Fort Fremont during your stay. You may also want to visit Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, Cypress Wetlands or Fort Howell.