Before You Arrive2018-02-07T15:33:46+00:00

Plan Ahead for a Memorable, Relaxing Vacation!

South Carolina’s spectacular barrier islands are busy in the summer months and activities and rentals sell out often. Making a few plans in advance can eliminate disappointments when you arrive.

ISLE OF PALMS / SULLIVAN’S ISLAND GUEST GUIDE

PAWLEYS ISLAND / LITCHFIELD AREA GUEST GUIDE

RESERVATIONS

Reservations are accepted for a variety of boat cruises, fishing charters, eco tours, spas and salons, children’s camps, watersports activities and lessons, kayaking trips, family beach cookouts, custom boat outings and at many (but not all) restaurants*. Tee times for golf are also recommended.

Click on the Guest Guide link above for the area you are visiting to discover what you might like to do. All contact information is included in each listing. Most of the businesses that take reservations are in the following Guest Guide sections (which appear alphabetically in the magazine): Boating, Boat Tours; Entertainment and Recreation; Fishing; Golf; Professional Services, Camps and Lessons; Restaurants.

*Restaurants That Accept Reservations

Pawleys Island/ Litchfield Area:

Austin’s Cabana Café (only for parties eight or more)
www.austinscabanacafe.com

Austin’s Ocean One
www.austinsoceanone.com

bisQit
www.bisQit.net

Bistro 217
www.bistro217.com

Captain Dave’s Dockside
www.davesdockside.com

Frank’s and Frank’s Outback
www.franksandoutback.com

Hanser House
www.hanserhouse.com

Hot Fish Club

Pastaria 811 (only for parties of eight or more)
www.pastaria811.com

Perronne’s Restaurant
www.perronesmarket.com

River Room
www.riverroomgeorgetown.com

Saltwater Creek Café
www.saltwatercreekcafe.com

Isle of Palms/ Sullivan’s Island Area:

Acme Lowcountry Kitchen
www.acmelowcountrykitchen.com

Bistro Toulouse
www.bistrotoulouse.com

The Boathouse
www.boathouserestaurants.com

Bricco Bracco
www.briccobracco.net

Charleston Harbor Fish House
www.charlestonharborfishhouse.com

Coda del Pesce
www.codadelpesce.com

Long Island Café
www.longislandcafesc.com

Middleton Place Restaurant
www.middletonplace.org/restaurant

The Refuge
www.therefugeiop.com

Shem Creek Bar & Grill
www.shemcreekbarandgrill.com

Yamato
www.yamatoinc.com

Group or family beach cookouts for the Isle of Palms/Sullivan’s Island area may be reserved through:

Barrier Island Eco Tours
www.nature-tours.com

Sandlapper Water Tours
www.sandlappertours.com

Items available to rent:

  • Beach chairs and umbrellas
  • Coolers
  • Beach carts
  • Beach toys and games
  • Golf carts
  • Kayaks
  • Surfboards
  • Paddleboards
  • Jet skis
  • Motorboats
  • Johnboats
  • Bicycles

Most rental businesses are listed in the Island Essentials for Rent section of the Guest Guide (click on the Guest Guide link above for the area you are visiting and scroll to Island Essentials for Rent. Some of the items listed are not available at both magazine locations).