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Beachfront vacation rentals in Kiawah Island

There are 960 beachfront rentals near Kiawah Island for all manner or mood of traveling to the shoreline, availability of time off, and size of budget. So, if you are hoping for an affordable Kiawah Island Beach vacation, you can find 10% of the available rentals under $188/night. Or if you are willing to splurge on a luxury vacation in Kiawah Island, there are 96 between $752 and $9,126/night. Whether you are sleeping by yourself or with a significant other, or are travelling with a group of 30 there are short term home and apartment rentals in Kiawah Island near the beach to fit your South Carolina vacation needs. The most popular types of beachfront rentals in Kiawah Island are houses, villas and apartments. Kiawah Island has been a frequently searched travel destination this year and continues to grow in popularity because of its beaches and other water activities. VacationRenter offers a wide selection of available beach vacation rentals from leading travel sites like VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner), Homeaway,, and many more. Search your travel dates to find available Kiawah Island vacation homes for your beach trip.

Where is Kiawah Island

Located off the Atlantic coast, Kiawah Island is just 25 miles from Charleston, SC. This barrier island is predominantly a private golf and beach resort with beautiful beaches, legendary golf courses and diverse natural habitats for visitors to enjoy. Be sure to check out these recommendations during your trip.

Quick Guide to Kiawah Island

A must for keen golfers and nature lovers, Kiawah Island is known for excelling in the attractions it offers.
  • Tidal Trails: Tour this barrier island by paddleboard or kayak on a guided nature trail to see nesting birds and dolphins in their natural habitat. Learn to surf in the calm waters.
  • Kiawah Island Golf Resort: Play golf on the five world-famous courses designed by renowned architects. Indulge in this luxury resort's other facilities, including pools, tennis courts, gourmet restaurants, a spa, bike trails and more.
  • Night Heron Park: Treat your kids to fun activities including disc golf, volleyball, paddleboarding and laser tag. Enjoy live music, train rides, and inflatables during the Sundown Festival.

More Home-types in Kiawah Island

Kiawah Island has a variety of property types for you to consider when booking a trip. Here are the most popular property types in Kiawah Island:
- Oceanfront960 vacation rentals
- Beach960 vacation rentals
- House562 vacation rentals
- Villa353 vacation rentals
- Condo65 vacation rentals
- Apartment65 vacation rentals

Points of interests in Kiawah Island

Kiawah Island has several popular points of interest for you to check out when visiting the area. Here are the most popular points of interest in Kiawah Island:
- Kiawah Island: 960 vacation rentals
- Kiawah Island Golf Resort: 374 vacation rentals
- Night Heron Park: 302 vacation rentals
- Kiawah Island Club: 288 vacation rentals
- Kiawah Beachwalker Park: 159 vacation rentals