With beautiful year-round weather, abundant outdoor recreation options, and breathtaking natural scenery, a trip to the Charleston sea islands is always a great idea!  Whether you are planning a family vacation or looking to purchase your own piece of paradise, it is important that you have a proper introduction to this unique island. Read on to discover the best places to eat, things to do, and activities on Seabrook Island!

Below, we’ve provided an overview of what you can expect when you visit Seabrook Island. However, if you are searching for more ways to enjoy the Lowcountry, simply download our free Sea Islands Vacation Guide! Our guide is full of over 100 recommendations on outdoor recreation, dining, historic attractions, and more.


Seabrook Island: A Brief Introduction

Seabrook Island is a private, coastal barrier island community, just forty minutes from the historic charm of Charleston, South Carolina.

Seabrook Island Overview

Voted "Best Restored Beach" by The American Shore & Beach Preservation Association, Seabrook Island encompasses 2,200 acres.

Explore over 3.5 miles of pristine beaches, maritime forests, and marshes which provide a rich ecosystem where sea turtles, whitetail deer, and seabirds thrive.

  • Things to Do & See on Seabrook Island

There is so much to do and see on Seabrook Island! Renowned for its serene spirit, Seabrook Island is also a lionhearted adventurer. Here, you will find a variety of family-friendly amenities and activities.

The Seabrook Island Club amenities include:

The Lake House Clubhouse is an island jewel with its state-of-the-art fitness center, indoor and outdoor pools, and meeting space for resident gatherings.

Boating and offshore fishing are available just outside the gated area of Seabrook Island at Bohicket Marina.

Some of the island’s most beloved activities include kayaking, crabbing, fishing, and enjoying a Charleston sunset on the beach!

  • Places to Eat & Drink at Seabrook Island

Purveyors of the good life will enjoy Seabrook Island’s upscale dining options. Whether you are searching for modern Southern cuisine, seafood, burgers, or casual eats with oceanfront views, you will find it at Seabrook Island. The Seabrook Island Club dining includes several options to accommodate club members and island guests.  Just off the island Freshfields Village is full of restaurants catering to a variety of palates.


In addition, an abundance of shopping and dining options are available in Freshfields Village.

Some of our favorite places for dining around the island include pickled shrimp and sandwiches at Cafe Eugenia, wine and delicious light fare at Forty Eight Wine Bar, and delicious Lowcountry French-inspired dishes at Heges.

For a full list of dining options around the island, read our Seabrook Island Restaurant Guide.

  • Call Seabrook Island home

Visitors to Seabrook Island fall in love with this coastal paradise. It's a great place to call home.  Seabrook Island Real Estate is a beautiful collection of communities and single-family homes designed in harmony with the delicate ecosystem.

From oceanfront properties to golf course villas to private island hideaways and homes nestled along tidal creeks and marshes, there is something on Seabrook to suit every taste.

Come see all that Seabrook Island has in store! Browse our extensive collection of Seabrook Island real estate or visit our friends at Seabrook Exclusives for great vacation rental options.  

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