Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Edisto Island

The island views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Edisto Island. Travellers to this relaxing city praise the bird watching, camping and fishing. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Edisto Island

Do you want to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Edisto Island a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Edisto Island Serpentarium (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Plantation Course at Edisto (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Cougar Point Golf Course (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Turtle Point Golf Course (13.7 mi / 22 km)
  • Osprey Point Golf Course (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Ocean Course (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Edisto Island

If you're planning a holiday around the weather, August, July, June and September are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 33°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Edisto Island

Edisto Island is famous for its island views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Edisto Island. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Edisto Beach State Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Botany Bay Plantation (5.1 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Kiawah Beachwalker Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Night Heron Park (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Hunting Island State Park (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Angel Oak Tree (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Edisto Island

The nearest airport is in Charleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.), located 27.2 mi (43.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Hilton Head Island, SC (HHH), which is 32.5 mi (52.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Edisto Island?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,893 holiday rentals near Edisto Island. From 867 Houses to 153 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Edisto Island for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Edisto Island?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Edisto Island:

  • Jeremy Cay: 15 holiday homes
  • Historic Charleston: 654 holiday homes
  • French Quarter: 652 holiday homes
  • Historic District: 63 holiday homes
  • Downtown Charleston: 666 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Edisto Island?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Edisto Island. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Edisto Island Serpentarium: 2,015 holiday rentals
  • Edisto Island Museum: 2,029 holiday rentals
  • With These Hands Gallery: 1,979 holiday rentals
  • Edisto Beach State Park: 2,415 holiday rentals
  • St. Johns Yacht Harbor: 4,415 holiday rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Edisto Island?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 867 Houses in Edisto Island. Our other popular types of Edisto Island holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 153 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 153 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 260 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Edisto Island?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,162 holiday homes with pool available in Edisto Island. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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