South Carolina Vacation Rentals
South Carolina Vacation Rentals by Ownerare located in the southern region of the United States. Over the years South Carolina has become one of the top vacation destinations in the country. This incredible state is bordered by North Carolina to the north and Georgia to the south and west. The state was named in recognition of King Charles II and is the 24th largest populated state of people in the United States.
The state is broken up into four different geographic areas which include: Coastal Plain or Lowcountry, Sandhills, Foothills and Upstate. Each of these areas have their own features such as farmland, swamps, sand dunes, beaches, coastal land, mountains, etc.. South Carolina has several large cities such as Charleston, Columbia, Florence, Greenville, Myrtle Beach, Rock Hill, Spartanburg and Sumter.
South Carolina Weather
South Carolina is known for its humid subtropical climate, however when you get upstate in the area of the mountains it will be cooler than the areas near the Atlantic. Throughout the summer the weather in South Carolina features hot and humid weather with daytime temperatures staying around 86-103 degrees. The average overnight lows in the summer are in the low 80's near the coast and in the 70's more inland. During the winter months near the coast you can see day temperatures in the 60's and night temperatures in the 40's. As you get away from the coast those temperatures will be approximately 10 degrees cooler.
South Carolina Lake
South Carolina is home to several lakes and rivers that provide a variety of outdoor activities, which include: Boating, Water Skiing, Fishing, Swimming, White Water Rafting, amongst others. These popular lakes and rivers include:
The beautiful state parks in South Carolina features wooded mountains, gorgeous waterfalls, blackwater rivers, scenic inland lakes, white sandy beaches, along with ancient island shores and historical sites. South Carolina's State Parks includes over 80,000 acres of protected land ranging from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the sand dunes of the Atlantic.
At these amazing state parks, you will be able to enjoy some of the best boating, mountain biking, horseback riding, fishing, canoeing, kayaking and hiking, that is available in South Carolina. There are over 40 state parks that are located in the state of South Carolina.
Islands & Beaches
There is a large selection of beaches and islands located in South Carolina. They feature miles of beautiful white sandy beaches, gorgeous ocean water, along with fun filled activities. The beaches and islands of South Carolina are broken up into three different regions, which include: Myrtle Beach or Grand Stand, Historic Charleston & Resort Beaches and Low country & Resort Islands.
Myrtle Beach & Grand Stand
The Myrtle Beach and Grand Stand region features approximately 60 miles of white sandy beaches, between Little River and Georgetown. This is a very popular area for family and friends to enjoy a vacation. The Grand Stand is well known for its incredible seafood, historic tours, great shopping, cruises and fantastic fishing. Myrtle Beach which is the hub of Grand Stand is where most of the action is found. There is a large selection of beaches for the family, over a 100 amazing golf courses, tennis courts, outlet malls, shopping, live shows, nightclubs, along with an abundant of family attractions.
There are also several other popular beaches and island located in the Grand Stand Region, which include:
The stunning area of Charleston is a city you must visit while in South Carolina. It is an "old south city" that features unbelievable charm and beauty. You will really be taking a step back into history with 73 Pre-Revolutionary Buildings, 136 late 18th century structures, along with over 600 other buildings that were built before 1840. This area is truly amazing and attracts millions of people each year. The beach resorts and islands located in the area such as Kiawah Island, Seabrook, Wild Dunes and Edisto Island provides tourists with miles of gorgeous beaches and marshlands, amazing vacation rentals, along with fantastic recreation and dining. Other popular beach resorts and islands in the area include:
This region of South Carolina is absolutely amazing! It is home to marshes that are full of birds and other wildlife, wetlands with dark streams and beautiful white sandy beaches. This area is a great place to enjoy a romantic getaway with your spouse. The popular islands in this region include: Edisto Island, Fripp Island, Hilton Head and Hunting Island.
Beach & Island Activities
The beaches and islands in South Carolina provide plenty of fun-filled activities for travelers. You can enjoy sunbathing on the beach or by the pool, swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, amazing golf courses, fantastic shopping, amusement parks, parasailing, boating, water sports, amongst several others!
Combining all the bays, inlets and islands of South Carolina there is over 2,876 miles of coastline, which presents a large selection ofSouth Carolina Vacation Rentals by Owner.This beautiful state is one of the hottest destinations today for your family and friends to enjoy an amazing vacation. You can book your South Carolina Vacation right here at ivacationonline.com in a matter of minutes with ourvacation rental software.Book direct by owner and save today!
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