Destination guide

Head to the historic city of French Quarter

Come and experience French Quarter and its history, churches and live music. Travelers to this walkable city praise the bars, restaurants and shopping. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around French Quarter

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes French Quarter a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Carolina Aquarium (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Patriots Point Links (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Splash Zone Waterpark (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Snee Farm Country Club (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Shadowmoss Plantation Golf Club (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
  • Blackbeard's Cove Family Fun Park (10.5 mi / 17 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of French Quarter

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, French Quarter is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Waterfront Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Charleston Waterfront Park (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • White Point Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Irish Memorial Park (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Cannon Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around French Quarter

The nearest airport is in Charleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.), located 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around French Quarter?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 652 vacation rentals near French Quarter. From 305 Houses to 258 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near French Quarter are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to French Quarter?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in French Quarter:

  • Downtown Charleston: 662 vacation rentals
  • Historic Old City: 652 vacation rentals
  • West Beach: 664 vacation rentals
  • Vanderhorst Plantation: 541 vacation rentals
  • East Beach Village: 470 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to French Quarter?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in French Quarter. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Wild Dunes Resort Golf Course: 2,987 vacation rentals
  • Folly Beach Fishing Pier: 4,228 vacation rentals
  • Kiawah Beachwalker Park: 3,261 vacation rentals
  • Morris Island Lighthouse: 4,230 vacation rentals
  • Front Beach: 3,070 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in French Quarter?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 305 Houses in French Quarter. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in French Quarter include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 258 rentals available
  • Villas: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 14 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in French Quarter?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 28 vacation rentals with pool available in French Quarter. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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