Destination guide

Escape to the Isle of Palms

Just a stone's throw from Charleston, Wild Dunes is one of South Carolina's most coveted summer resorts. It sits on the Isle of Palms, a barrier island dotted with sandy beaches, championship golf courses and a host of other leisure facilities. As well as being studded by luxury hotel accommodation, Wild Dunes is also home to a handsome string of private homes. From breezy oceanfront condos to spacious family-style villas, Wild Dunes vacation rentals unlock a local experience on the Isle of Palms.

Things to do

Tee off at sweeping golf courses

Golfers will be in their element, with a pair of award-winning courses designed by legendary architect Tom Fazio. The Links CourseÊshowcases stunning coastal scenery while theÊHarbor CourseÊchallenges players with lagoons, lakes and salt marshes. Wild Dunes vacation rentals put you just steps from the fairway, with private homes and condos to suit every style. Travelling with kids? Junior programs are a great way to help little ones bring their A-game. For non-golfers, the Sand & Sea Day Spa at Wild Dunes ResortÊis a tempting alternative. From manicures to massages, you'll leave feeling utterly pampered.


Sun-drenched days at Wild Dunes

While the Isle of Palms is laced with beaches, most of the action is found in front of the Grand Pavilion at Wild Dunes Resort. The beach is dotted with colorful chairs and umbrellas, as well as stalls renting everything from surfboards to beach croquet sets. Wild Dunes treats guests to a smorgasbord of dining options, including beachside burger bars and fine dining restaurants. For even more choice, why not day trip to Charleston? The enchanting port city is known for its fragrant jasmine vines, grand antebellum architecture and Southern hospitality.


Year-round sunshine in South Carolina

The Isle of Palms is drenched in hundreds of days of sunshine a year, with average temperatures hovering around the 80s in the summer and the 60s in the winter. The resort is at its busiest from Memorial Day to Labor Day, when legions of families descend on Wild Dunes vacation rentals to enjoy the summer. The atmosphere is fantastic, with golf tournaments, beach volleyball matches and water sports to keep the whole family entertained.

Natural features

Cast a line in the Atlantic Ocean

Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, Wild Dunes covers a vast footprint. The Isle of Palms itself is a picturesque slice of land off the coast of the state, providing an alternative to the well-known, classical charms of Charlestone. There are miles of sandy shoreline to discover, while anglers have a special reason to come to Wild Dunes vacation rentals. The area is famous for its fishing, with waters that teem with redfish, flounder and sheepshead. Sign up for a sunset sail and you could spot dolphins, seals and other marine life.

Can I find a vacation rental around Wild Dunes?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 693 vacation rentals near Wild Dunes. From 287 Houses to 286 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Wild Dunes for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay near Wild Dunes?

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 near Wild Dunes:

  • Downtown Charleston: 664 vacation rentals
  • Historic Old City: 654 vacation rentals
  • Vanderhorst Plantation: 541 vacation rentals
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For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I rent Houses near Wild Dunes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 287 Houses near Wild Dunes. Our other popular types of vacation rentals near Wild Dunes include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 286 rentals available
  • Villas: 89 rentals available
  • Cottages: 15 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool near Wild Dunes?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 660 rentals with pool available near Wild Dunes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Can I book a vacation rental directly online or instantly near Wild Dunes?

    Yes, HomeAway offers a selection of 693 vacation rentals to book directly online and 609 with instant booking available near Wild Dunes. Don't wait, have a look at our vacation rentals via our search bar and be ready for your next trip near Wild Dunes! 

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