Where to stay around Harbor Island?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 889 holiday lettings near Harbor Island. From 539 Houses to 92 Villas, 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 Harbor Island is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Harbor Island?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Harbor Island. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Hilton Head Island: 6,664 holiday homes
  • The Old Point: 55 holiday homes
  • Beaufort: 2,166 holiday homes
  • The Old Commons: 57 holiday homes
  • Fripp Island: 582 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Harbor Island! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Harbor Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Harbor Island with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Hilton Head Island: 6,664 holiday lettings
  • Beaufort: 2,166 holiday lettings
  • Fripp Island: 582 holiday lettings
  • Edisto Beach: 871 holiday lettings
  • Port Royal: 2,459 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Harbor Island?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Harbor Island. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island: 6,305 holiday rentals
  • John Mark Verdier House: 3,314 holiday rentals
  • Cypress Wetlands: 5,954 holiday rentals
  • Thomas Hepworth House: 3,196 holiday rentals
  • Fort Fremont: 6,301 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Harbor Island listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a vacation rental in Harbor Island, USA your home away from home

Harbor Island self-catering vacation rentals are set on a private barrier island on South Carolina’s coast, home to stunning white sandy beaches and a wealth of natural beauty. Here you’ll be able to enjoy some fantastic and unspoiled natural scenery – while the fact that it’s a private island will mean that you’ll have beaches almost to yourself.

Things to do in Harbor Island, USA

Harbor Island self-catering vacation accommodation would be perfect for anyone hoping to enjoy a beach holiday with a little seclusion. There are three miles of sandy coast to enjoy here, backed up in places by sand dunes and home to all kinds of wildlife, from dolphins in the ocean, to herons, pelicans and horseshoe crabs on the beaches.

If you’re a keen golfer then there are plenty of locations to enjoy a round within easy reach of vacation rentals in Harbor Island. Fripp Island Resort is particularly close, but there’s also Sanctuary Golf at Cat Island, Seabrook Island Golf Club, Secession Golf Club and Lady’s Island Golf Club, which offers very affordable rates at a course with beautiful scenery.

A short way south of Harbor Island self-catering accommodation is Hilton Head Island, which is regarded as one of the top holiday destinations in South Carolina. Together with lovely white sandy beaches there are a host of specialised recreation facilities, especially for golf and tennis. Complementing the sports amenities are a number of malls and a numerous excellent family restaurants.

Daufuskie Island is within driving distance of Harbor Island vacation rentals, and also offers a number of golf courses, including the 20-hole course at Haig Point, offering impressive ocean views.

Places to visit on holiday in Harbor Island, USA

The city of Savannah, Georgia is no more than an hour in the car from self-catering accommodation in Harbor Island. It’s famed for its interesting architecture, with a number of historic squares featuring beautiful old homes and churches. There’s also plenty of military history in the area, with Fort Jackson and Fort Pulaski, while the sprawling Forsyth Park is a beauitful, leafy place to take an afternoon walk.

Weather in Harbor Island, USA

On holiday at a vacation rental in Harbor Island you’ll most likely encounter warm, humid weather if you visit any time between April and October. In mid-summer daytime temperatures usually reach the mid-30s or higher, while winter lows usually remain well above freezing.

Cheap flights to Harbor Island, USA

To get to Harbor Island vacation accommodation from the UK, you can fly wit Delta, American Airlines or British Airways from London Heathrow (LHR) to Savannah/Hilton Head (SAV), before making the hour-long car trip to your destination.

Activities and attractions in Harbor Island

Are you looking for things to do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Harbor Island has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Plantation Course at Edisto (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Sanctuary Golf Club (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Port Royal Skateboard Park (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Legends Golf Course at Parris Island (14.8 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Edisto Island Serpentarium (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Harbor Island

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Harbor Island is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hunting Island State Park (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Edisto Beach State Park (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Henry C. Chambers Waterfront Park (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • The Sands (14.3 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Cypress Wetlands (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Botany Bay Plantation (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)