Destination guide

Head to the lively city of North Charleston

Enjoy the area's festivals, live music and history and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in North Charleston. This city's shopping, restaurants and local tours draw many visitors. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around North Charleston

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes North Charleston a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Shadowmoss Plantation Golf Club (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • South Carolina Aquarium (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Frankie's Fun Park (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Patriots Point Links (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Whirlin' Waters Adventure Waterpark (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Snee Farm Country Club (9.3 mi / 15 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in North Charleston

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, North Charleston is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Riverfront Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Irish Memorial Park (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Mount Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Cannon Park (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Waterfront Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Charleston Waterfront Park (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)

Transportation to and around North Charleston

Fly into Charleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Charleston Station.

Where to stay around North Charleston?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,345 vacation rentals near North Charleston. From 1,377 Houses to 588 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 North Charleston are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to North Charleston?

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 North Charleston:

  • Historic Old City: 566 vacation rentals
  • Charleston Oceanfront Villas: 448 vacation rentals
  • East Beach: 479 vacation rentals
  • Vanderhorst Plantation: 540 vacation rentals
  • West Beach: 672 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 North Charleston?

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

  • Riverfront Park: 3,186 vacation rentals
  • Charleston Area Convention Center: 3,042 vacation rentals
  • Cooper River Marina: 3,579 vacation rentals
  • North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center: 3,573 vacation rentals
  • Coosaw Creek Country Club: 1,042 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around North Charleston 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 North Charleston?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,377 Houses in North Charleston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in North Charleston include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 588 rentals available
  • Cottages: 75 rentals available
  • Villas: 88 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in North Charleston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 684 vacation rentals with pool available in North Charleston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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