Sullivans Island

Welcome to Sullivan’s Island, where coastal charm meets timeless elegance. Just 10 miles from downtown Charleston, Sullivan’s Island is a quaint beach town accessible via the iconic Ben Sawyer Bridge, offering a serene escape from city life. Spanning a mere 3.3 square miles, this charming island is a coveted destination for both tourists and locals alike, boasting strict preservation guidelines that maintain its pristine beauty.

Island Living:

  • Sullivan’s Island features limited accommodations, with vacation rental homes being the primary lodging option. Approximately 200 rental homes are available, typically requiring weekly rentals during the summer months.

Dining Delights:

  • The island’s acclaimed restaurant district offers a diverse culinary scene, with local family restaurants, pubs, seafood, and fine dining establishments. Many restaurants provide indoor and outdoor seating, along with live music.

Outdoor Activities:

  • Explore historical sites like Fort Moultrie or capture a snapshot of the iconic Sullivan’s Island Lighthouse.
  • Sullivan’s Island Beach is a highlight, renowned for its pristine sands and abundant seashells, including coveted sand dollars. Visitors can engage in surf fishing, crabbing, surfing, and kayaking, or simply take a leisurely stroll along the shoreline.
  • Art galleries and beach shops dot the island, offering unique souvenirs, clothing, and local artwork.

 

There is also a wide range of real estate options on Sullivan’s Island, including:

  • Waterfront Estates: Experience luxury living at its finest with stunning beachfront properties boasting panoramic ocean views.
  • Historic Homes: Immerse yourself in the island’s rich history with charming historic homes dating back to the 19th century, featuring classic architecture and modern updates.
  • Beach Cottages: Embrace the quintessential beach lifestyle with cozy cottages just steps from the sand, perfect for weekend getaways or year-round living.
  • Family-Friendly Residences: Discover spacious family homes with ample yard space, top-rated schools, and a safe, welcoming community for children to grow and thrive.


Immerse yourself in the laid-back coastal charm of Sullivan’s Island, where every moment is an invitation to unwind and savor the beauty of island life. 

Meet a Sullivans Island Expert:

Vannessa Carter

Vannessa Carter

Realtor®

Specializes in: Waterway Properties, Second-Home Buyers Vannessa Carter has repeatedly been named a REALTOR® of Distinction. In fact in 2021, she was in the top 2% of all REALTORS® in the three-county area for dollar volume. She honed her listening, marketing, and selling skills through her background in Marriage and Family counseling, GlaxoSmithKline pharmaceutical sales, and as a REALTOR in...

Know about me Vannessa Carter

Vannessa Carter

Designation:

Realtor®

Phone:

423.967.0087

Email:

vcarter@dunesproperties.com

Website URL:

https://bettypooregroup.com

Department:

Isle of Palms

Specializes in: Waterway Properties, Second-Home Buyers

Vannessa Carter has repeatedly been named a REALTOR® of Distinction. In fact in 2021, she was in the top 2% of all REALTORS® in the three-county area for dollar volume.

She honed her listening, marketing, and selling skills through her background in Marriage and Family counseling, GlaxoSmithKline pharmaceutical sales, and as a REALTOR in Virginia and Tennessee. She prides herself on her quick response time to clients and her knack for home design will help sellers get their home ready to stand out among the competition for a quicker sale, or help buyers make their new house a home.

Whether you are downsizing, looking for a first home, beach house, or investment property, Vannessa will work to make sure you feel the same joy she feels coming home each day. During your search, she will help you discover the fun in moving to a new place. While you shop for your new home, Vannessa will show you all the cool activities and renowned dining (plus a few secret local favorites) in Charleston.

Originally from the mountains of Southwestern Virginia and East Tennessee, Vannessa knows first-hand all the questions you will have about your move. She has helped many hometown friends from Bristol and fellow Roanoke College alum find their new homes in Charleston.

Vannessa and her husband, Kim, live in Mount Pleasant and enjoy the outdoor activities the Lowcountry provides. They have three grown daughters between them and two young grandsons. Vannessa’s not so secret goal is moving her entire family to the Charleston Coast!

You’ve worked hard….now it’s time to Coast….

Sullivans Island Office

Dunes Properties Mount Pleasant Office

Telephone: 843.886.5600

Address: 1400 Palm Boulevard
Isle of Palms, SC 29451