Fripp Island Blog

Fripp in the Movies

Hollywood Frippin’ It Anyone who has ever visited the Low-Country and specifically the area around Fripp can attest to its natural beauty and landscape.   While it normally attracts beach goers and lovers of all things sand and sea it also attracts another type of person.  The filmmaker looking for the perfect setting and backdrop for the next blockbuster in Hollywood.  Some of these films have clear Beaufort landmarks in their scenes, while others it may be less clear that Beaufort and Fripp are the location.  With the Beaufort Film Festival coming up next week we felt it was worth sharing

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A Valentines Day Getaway

Time to Plan Now Valentine’s Day is just around the corner!  Have you made plans to surprise your significant other? Maybe take them out to eat?  A gift?  What about a trip to the beach for a relaxing couple’s getaway?  I hope you’re thinking the latter because we have the perfect slice of heaven for you and your loved one! Imagine walking hand in hand down an empty beach as the sun begins to set in the distance.  Sure, there may be a few others in the distance, but as far as beaches go it might be one of the

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Shorebirds of Fripp Island

A Small Visitor The tourists are far and few between, but we still have hundreds of visitors on our beach, and I encourage you to spy on them with binoculars. I’m talking about our wintering shorebirds, of course! Each winter dozens of species travel down the east coast, coming from the Midwest, New England, and even the Canadian arctic tundra. After spending the summers nesting on beaches and prairies up north, they depend on southern beaches offering food and privacy for survival until it’s time to go home to breed again. Fripp Island is part of an Audubon Global Important

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Pledge The Pink

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Frippin’ it with Pledge the Pink When I first heard Pledge the Pink was coming to Fripp this fall I didn’t necessarily think much of it, it seemed more of another event to organize and plan for.  Then Laura Morgan, the founder of the event, came out for a luncheon to announce to members that Fripp would be hosting one of the days’ ten mile walk.  She was passionate and full of energy, it was infectious and certainly made everyone take interest in what she had to say.  I quickly realized it wasn’t just her passion and her energy that made this

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The 2018 Beaufort Water Festival

The 2018 Beaufort Water Festival Wherever you are in the state of South Carolina you’ve probably heard the word “water festival”.  Every year about this time and up until late July locals to Beaufort County and the state begin scrambling to find accommodations and someone with a boat to get out on the water.  After all its always better to have a friend with a boat, than to actually own a boat.  The Beaufort Water Festival is a unique event that year after year draws large crowds to an otherwise sleepy southern town.  This being the 63rd Water Festival says

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Summer at Fripp

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Summer at Fripp Summer is fast approaching this year and things are finally starting to heat up.   The phones are ringing and guests are booking their summer getaways to get a little slice of heaven.  I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, Fripp is a tradition unlike any other and year after year, Fripp helps create lasting family memories for thousands of guests. Arriving at Fripp Past guests know the feeling of anticipation leading up to their Fripp vacation.  Wherever you may come from, the drive to Fripp is one of excitement and adventure for parents and kids

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A South Carolina Beach Wedding Venue

Weddings are one of life’s most wonderful events, leaving family and guests with lasting memories. When friends and family gather to celebrate a new marriage, a spectacular setting and a well-organized event allows everyone to enjoy each part of the experience. A Fripp Island Beach Wedding is an experience of a lifetime. A beautiful South Carolina wedding venue, Fripp Island, SC combines a unique setting with the best facilities available. Along with an experienced and award-winning staff to help in every aspect of planning and organizing weddings and other large events, Fripp Island Resort is the perfect place for one

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What Sets Apart a Fripp Island Spring Break?

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Everything! Whether winter has you weary and overdue for some beachside R&R, or searching for something off the beaten path, or seeking a destination fit for the entire family, make your choice for spring break is Fripp Island Golf and Beach Resort. Situated in the most seaward of South Carolina’s Barrier Islands, you’ll find Fripp Island, renowned for its resort amenities and natural conservation. So, what sets us apart? The beaches: Enjoy 3 1/2 miles of uncrowded, unspoiled shorelines. Oceanside golf courses: Beautifully situated and designed for the skilled and novice alike. Natural beauty: A pristine setting that invites you

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Fripp Island Family Friendly Easter

Planning an Easter Trip? Does your family go somewhere every year for Easter or maybe this is the year you want to start a tradition of doing so? You’re ready to begin planning and searching for that perfect family friendly Easter getaway, the one that has everything to keep a family entertained from the kids to Dad and Mom. You look toward Charleston and see all the new construction and bustling crowds and think how much you used to love it before everyone else discovered it. You look South to Savannah to find much of the same hustle and bustle

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Fripp Island 2018 Spring Clay Court Championship – Book Your Stay Now!

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With the Fripp Island March tennis tournament just around the corner, be sure to book your stay with us at Fripp Island Golf & Beach Resort. Reserve today and take advantage of our 15% tournament weekend discount. Take in the excitement of the competitive matches and enjoy three days of premier accommodations and activities against the backdrop of spectacular ocean shorelines, picturesque beaches and pristine natural terrain. Choose from one of our well-appointed and fully-equipped vacation rental homes, villas or golf cottages. With guest services provided 24 hours a day, we go the distance to ensure that you have everything you

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