Wild Dunes on Isle of Palms is a gated community of private homes and villa rentals with access to numerous Wild Dunes Resort amenities. Other individual gated communities lie within Wild Dunes Resort, each offering its own set of guest amenities. Guests staying at Wild Dunes on Isle of Palms can choose from home rentals with private pools, golf villas overlooking the Links Course, oceanfront villas with pool access, and so much more. Which Wild Dunes Resort amenities you’ll be able to access will depend on which vacation rental you choose, so be sure to check the description for your vacation rental before you book.
You won’t find many Wild Dunes pet-friendly rentals, but you can still bring your dog on vacation to Wild Dunes. When you’re looking for Isle of Palms pet-friendly rentals at Wild Dunes Resort, pet boarding in Mount Pleasant lets you bring your dog to the beach, even when there are no Wild Dunes pet-friendly rentals available.
The main gate for Wild Dunes Resort rentals is located 14 miles from historic Charleston, South Carolina, and about 7 miles from bustling Mount Pleasant Town Centre. Encompassing the northern end of Isle of Palms, Wild Dunes Resort sits between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intercoastal Waterway, which means plenty of opportunities to get out and play on the water.
Amenities and activities that may be available with your Wild Dunes Resort vacation rental include two championship golf courses, the Wild Dunes Links Course and Wild Dunes Harbour Golf Course. The Tennis Center offers 17 tennis courts, five of which are lighted for night play. Bike rentals are available by the Tennis Center, and a kids’ playground is also nearby.
The area where Palmetto Drive meets Grand Pavilion Boulevard is the main hub of Wild Dunes Resort. Here, you’ll find beach access, along with beach chair and umbrella rentals. Bike rentals are available as well, and a host of Wild Dunes restaurants and eateries stand ready to welcome you after you’ve worked up an appetite biking, strolling, and playing around the resort.
Catch up on local lore while you grab a bite to eat thanks to the interesting restaurants near your Wild Dunes vacation rental. For example, Woody’s Eatery is named for a retired WWII pilot who moved to the area in the 1950’s and set about turning the Isle of Palms airstrip into a full-fledged airport. Huey’s Southern Eats recalls a flyer of a different sort. A goose, actually. Huey the goose lived at a nearby gas station where he boldly demonstrated his affection for the lady patrons. And then there’s the Salty Goat Bar, named after the reclusive “Goat Man” who lived in self-exile on Goat Island with only his wife and a herd of goats back in 1930’s, surviving solely on what grew on the island. For a more modern take on locally sourced ingredients, enjoy an elegant evening at Coastal Provisions, Wild Dunes Resort’s signature restaurant, where the chef creates dishes based on fresh seafood, meat, and seasonal vegetables from local suppliers around Charleston and Isle of Palms.