Secluded beaches, countless water activities and unique resorts amidst dramatic oceanfront scenery are something every traveler will enjoy. Blessed with great climate year round, South Carolina’s barrier islands are perfect for water sports, wildlife viewing and soaking up the sun in the finest resorts. Close proximity to Charleston gives travelers numerous sightseeing and dining options. Staying at a South Carolina vacation rental is a good alternative for those looking for cost-effective accommodations. Whether traveling with family or a group of friends, privately owned houses offer comfort and luxurious amenities at much lower rates than a hotel room.
Affordable deals can be found on such websites as Rentalo.com, a global online lodging marketplace which links travelers with vacation rental owners. Depending on one’s needs and budget, Rentalo.com offers cozy Charleston vacation homes, comfortable Kiawah Island condos, Fripp Island lodgings and more.
Those traveling in a large group should consider staying at a brand new five-bedroom Fripp Island vacation home. Up to twelve people can be comfortably accommodated for as little as $375 USD per night with a three night minimum. This upscale house is set in a beautiful wooded tropical setting only three minutes from the ocean, pools and jogging trails. It includes a Jacuzzi, wireless high-speed Internet, a DVD movie collection and more. Even a six-passenger club car is available for guests. Boating, sightseeing, hiking and rock climbing are some of area’s activities. To see pictures and a property video, travelers can log on to: http://rentalo.com/119596/newsouthern.html . More deals on Fripp Island vacation rentals can be found on Rentalo.com.
When heading to Kiawah Island, booking a three-bedroom waterfront villa is an excellent idea. This private home is a five-minute walk from the famous Ten Mile Beach, and is located in the middle of five golf courses. It sleeps up to eight guests for only $225 USD per night and offers a private dock and excellent lagoon views. A DVD player, high-speed Internet and fully-equipped kitchen are some of the house’s amenities. Guest can enjoy such activities as crabbing, horseback riding, kayaking and more. More details can be found on: http://rentalo.com/109527/lagoonfrontparkside.html . A full list of Kiawah Island condos is available on Rentalo.com.
Perfect for enjoying nature and experiencing the history of Charleston, a two-bedroom spacious house is now available for $800 USD per week with minimum of two nights. It sleeps five guests and is located on Wadmalaw Island, just 25 minutes from downtown Charleston. This private home offers high-speed Internet, a full kitchen, barbecue and a DVD player. It is just steps away from such activities as windsurfing, jet skiing, fishing and wildlife viewing. A full description can be found on: http://rentalo.com/265704/wadmalaw.html . Rentalo.com lists numerous Charleston vacation rentals at reasonable rates along with pictures, prices and availability calendar.