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Fripp Island Resort

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed August 10, 2015

We visited Fripp Island for the first time in August 2015 by renting a house from an owner. I hope I'm placing this review in the right spot because we did not stay at a "resort", just a house. I wanted to include some information...More

8  Thank KenL60089
Response from Fripp_Island_Resort, Marketing at Fripp Island ResortResponded November 17, 2015

Ken, Thank you for your thorough and thoughtful review of our Island! We find that a lot of people bring up the question that you raised about our guest cards. Essentially, all of our amenities are owned by the Fripp Island Club, which is a...More

Reviewed August 3, 2015

We spent a week on Fripp Island as our annual family trip (12 of us). We rented a large house that would accommodate us. Our rental house was very nice and roomy. Our issue was the property management. We arrived on a Saturday about an...More

31  Thank Annabelle4595
Response from Fripp_Island_Resort, Marketing at Fripp Island ResortResponded August 13, 2015

Annabelle, I am sorry to hear that your experience with us was a negative one! One of the things that makes Fripp a unique place to visit is the fact that all of our homes are actually privately owned and then rented through the resort....More

Reviewed July 31, 2015

So sorry you had such a bad experience at Fripp! But, don't give up on it! It's not all like that ! We have been coming here periodically since the late eighties and have always had a good experience! We are actually just leaving tomorrow!...More

4  Thank ddb51770
Response from Fripp_Island_Resort, Marketing at Fripp Island ResortResponded August 13, 2015

Thank you so much for your kind words! We have a special place in our hearts for long-time Frippers and we are absolutely thrilled that you enjoyed your time here this summer. See you next year!

Reviewed July 27, 2015

We just returned from a week long family reunion at Fripp Island. The island provides a unique experience of beach and wildlife opportunities. The amenities were fine but not up to standards I'd expect when the word "resort" is being used. Signage of island venues...More

2  Thank 2fromTexas1950
Response from Fripp_Island_Resort, Marketing at Fripp Island ResortResponded August 13, 2015

Thank you so much for your input. We are working continually with our homeowners to improve the quality of all of our vacation rentals and we place a very high value on the opinions of our renters. We’ve had one of our busiest summers in...More

Reviewed July 26, 2015

We came to Fripp Island for a family reunion. The family reunion part of our trip was wonderful. The accommodations however for our immediate family were horrible. We were really looking forward to enjoying down time away from the stresses of home. We couldn't enjoy...More

7  Thank texastravels4
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Tennis Court
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Golf Course
Adult pool
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Price range
US$65 - US$580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$65 - US$580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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December 30, 2017|
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Response from Fripp_Island_Resort | Property representative |
Ocean Point Grill & Bonito Boathouse will be open for lunch and dinner. The food court and Cabana Club will also be open around Easter week.
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December 30, 2017|
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Response from Lesa C | Reviewed this property |
I think some of them are open. I honestly never went to a sit down meal on the island. Only snacks by the pool. Usually if we are eating out we go off island To Beaufort or one of the other islands. Mostly we cooked.
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chrisyh76
August 21, 2016|
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Response from Donald T | Reviewed this property |
My dad retired from the Marines and I grew up in the area for some years but I always go back every summer to Fripp Island and Beaufort both places are layed back and beautiful. However it is a little drive to Parris Island... More
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"Anywhere on the island is a great locations! Lots of beach access without the crowds!"
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"Fripp has a rating system for properties (Bronze - Platinum Level)"
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"Do Not Stay at Fripp Island there are better chooses for your money and they do not want you"
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"Not rating a hotel here. Just the current status of the island. It's a mess."
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