Destination guide

Explore the waterfront setting in Bluffton

The area's festivals and cathedral are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Bluffton. Travelers to this welcoming city praise the golfing, shopping and island views. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Bluffton

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Bluffton a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hilton Head National Golf Club (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Crescent Pointe Golf Club (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Pinecrest Golf Club (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Old Carolina Golf Club (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Old South Golf Club (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Rose Hill Golf Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bluffton

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bluffton is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Newhall Audubon Preserve (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Sea Pines Forest Preserve (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Newhall Audubon Nature Preserve (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Calibogue Sound (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • South Forest Beach (9 mi / 14.5 km)

Traveling to and around Bluffton

The nearest airport is in Hilton Head Island, SC (HHH), located 9.5 mi (15.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Savannah, GA (SAV-Savannah - Hilton Head Intl.), which is 21.6 mi (34.8 km) away.

Where to stay around Bluffton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 8,865 holiday lettings near Bluffton. From 2,594 Houses to 3,198 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Bluffton is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Bluffton?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Bluffton:

  • Palmetto Bluff: 83 holiday homes
  • Olde Town: 47 holiday homes
  • Sea Pines: 2,036 holiday homes
  • South Forest Beach: 1,693 holiday homes
  • North Forest Beach: 2,677 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Bluffton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Bluffton. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tanger Outlets Hilton Head: 8,291 holiday lettings
  • Island West Golf Club: 8,121 holiday lettings
  • Pinecrest Golf Club: 8,880 holiday lettings
  • Rose Hill Golf Club: 8,244 holiday lettings
  • Colleton River Plantation Golf Club: 7,534 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Bluffton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Bluffton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,594 Houses in Bluffton. Our other popular types of Bluffton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 3,198 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2,251 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 218 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bluffton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6,114 holiday homes with pool available in Bluffton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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