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The Quarters on Spring - Charleston - Balcony
The Quarters on Spring
8.3 Very good
$243+
$243+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
The Drift
6.7 Okay
$1,239+
$1,239+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Island Nest
9.2 Wonderful
$244+
$244+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Island Hideout
9.8 Wonderful
$270+
$270+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Hip Island House
9.3 Wonderful
$419+
$419+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Gray Heron House
9 Wonderful
$216+
$216+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

Vacation rentals near Charleston Historic District

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The Quarters on Spring - Charleston - Balcony
The Quarters on Spring
8.3 Very good
$243+
$243+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

Good to know

Low season

February

High season

May

Average price (weeknight)

$274

Average price (weekend night)

$407
Cheapest month to stay with an average 52% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 73% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a vacation rental in Charleston

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Top tips for finding Charleston vacation rental deals

  • For large families visiting Charleston, consider staying at 20 South Battery. This vacation rental features nine bedrooms and 11 bathrooms and sleeps up to 18 people. Amenities include gift shops, a fireplace in the lobby, luggage storage, and a safe deposit box. In addition, enjoy complimentary parking at the vacation rental.
  • For small families visiting Charleston, consider staying at 563 King C. This vacation rental features two bedrooms and one bathroom and can sleep four guests. During your stay at the hotel, visit the Charleston Museum and Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, which are half a mile away from the vacation rental.
  • If you are traveling with your furry friend to Charleston, consider staying at 4 Tully - Three Bedroom holiday home. This Charleston vacation rental is pet friendly and welcomes two pets of any size. The vacation rental allows both cats and dogs and offers bowls and treats. Additionally, the vacation rental has a grassy pet relief area with a waste station.
  • Suppose you are looking forward to an adventurous vacation in Charleston, consider staying at the Beautiful King Street Suite w/ Hardwood Floors, a Full Kitchen, WiFi, & Shops. This vacation rental is a walking distance from the best fine dining, shopping, museums, and art galleries in Charleston. After a long day of exploring Charleston, relax in the queen size beds as you watch your favorite movie on the flat-screen TV inside your bedroom.
  • If you are arriving at Charleston International Airport, consider staying at Luxurious Private Suites in Downtown Charleston. It features four bedrooms and four bathrooms. Enjoy complimentary parking.
  • Pool is the most popular vacation rental property amenity in Charleston
  • Vacation rentals in Charleston are around 31% more expensive than hotels on average. Search here to compare prices for all accommodation types in Charleston.
  • The best vacation rental properties in Charleston are Unique Romantic Beach Style Cottage close to Folly Beach & historic Charleston! (9.9, 34 reviews), King Bed In Luxury, Historic Downtown Apt, 5m Walk To King 15 Min Drive To Beach (9.9, 22), and Romantic Loft Apartment in Historic Downtown with Optional Parking (9.9, 83), based on ratings and reviews from real travelers.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap vacation rental in Charleston, you should consider visiting during the low season. The cheapest vacation homes in Charleston can be found in February and October.
  • The cheapest night for renting a vacation home in Charleston is Tuesday. In contrast, the most expensive is Thursday.
  • Book your Charleston vacation rental at least 45 days before your stay begins to get the best price.
  • Vacation rentals are a popular choice for both long and short-term stays. KAYAK users usually book their vacation rental in Charleston for 3 days.
  • The cheapest Charleston vacation rental found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $115, while the most expensive was $542.

FAQs when booking a vacation home in Charleston

  • How much is a vacation rental for a week in Charleston?

    The average price for a weekly Charleston vacation rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is $3,640.

  • How much is a vacation rental for a month in Charleston?

    The average price for a monthly Charleston vacation rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is $15,599.

  • What types of vacation rentals are available in Charleston?

    There are loads of different property types that you can make your vacation home in Charleston. You’ll find apartments, bungalows, cabins, condos, cottages, houses, homestays, houseboats, recreational vehicles and villas.

  • What are some of the most-loved vacation rentals available in Charleston?

    If you’re looking for something special, the vacation rental most loved by KAYAK users is Gray Heron House.

  • Are there any pet-friendly vacation rentals in Charleston?

    There are a number of dog and pet-friendly Charleston vacation rentals, with around 13% allowing you to bring your pet along with you.

  • How much is a vacation rental in Charleston?

    KAYAK users have found vacation rentals in Charleston for as cheap as $223 in the last 3 days. The average price is $520.

  • How much is a vacation rental in Charleston for tonight?

    In the last 72 hours, users have found Charleston vacation rentals for tonight for as low as $269. Search here for similar prices

  • How can I find vacation rentals near me in Charleston?

    Take a look at our vacation rentals map to find the best vacation rental homes near you.

  • Which vacation rental in Charleston is near a beach?

    If you are looking forward to staying near the beach in Charleston, consider residing at Charleston Oceanfront Villas 112. This Charleston vacation rental is a walking distance from Folly Beach. You will enjoy activities such as swimming, fishing, boating, surfing and beachcombing at the beach.

  • Which vacation rental features a heated indoor pool?

    If you look forward to staying in a vacation rental in Charleston with a heated indoor pool, consider staying at the Lovely guest house on the Stono River with Heated Pool. This Charleston vacation rental is set up on an island near a park with river breezes, grand oaks and birds. During your stay in the vacation rental, you can participate in activities such as crabbing and fishing in the Stono River nearby.

  • Which vacation rental in Charleston offers a relaxed atmosphere?

    The Beachwalk Villas 23 is an ideal place to stay if you want a more relaxed atmosphere. The vacation rental features a large covered porch, which offers more space for a group of people and an outdoor dining area where you can have your meals as you enjoy ocean views. You can also take a walk to Folly Beach and enjoy swimming, surfing, fishing and beachcombing. Additionally, take a walk to the heart of Folly on Center Street and take advantage of the restaurants and shops.

  • Which vacation rental in Charleston is ideal for art enthusiasts?

    Art enthusiasts visiting Charleston should consider staying at Sweet & Salty Sisters. This vacation rental in Charleston is located near Miles Old South Carriage Company, Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, and Miles Fort Sumter National Monument, which are must-visits for art lovers. Additionally, you are less than a quarter mile from downtown Folly Beach where you can take advantage of shops, eateries and nightlife. You can also consider Charleston house rentals if you want a more private stay.

Where to stay in Charleston?

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