We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 1 Fripp Island hotels

Fripp Island Resort

You added Fripp Island Resort to your Saves list
201 Tarpon Blvd, Fripp Island, SC 29920
Hotel amenities
Fripp Island Resort
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Fripp Island
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Fripp Island
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

78 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (16)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
There are newer reviews for Fripp Island Resort
See the most recent reviews
Johns Creek, Georgia, United States
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We have been coming to Fripp for almost ten years and love our time there EVERY year! The island is getting more crowded each summer, and not all rentals are the same. However, we always regret when our time at Fripp comes to an end. The shelling boat is a great family experience. We have watched the dolphins swim at... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Franklin, Ohio, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Just stayed one week at this property. It is rated Gold and I asked for Gold or Platinum when I booked. the location is great, beach walk and pool just steps from the back door, but the property is in need of lots of maintenance. The deck was dirty, the furniture on the deck was plastic, the furniture inside is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
St. Louis
Top Contributor
92 reviews 92 reviews
51 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

After stumbling upon Fripp Island while researching possible locations for our family summer vacation, we booked a home near the marina through vrbo.com. The home in which we stayed was lovely and had the most amazing views of the tidal marsh (especially at sunset). It included amenity cards for 2 adults and a use of a golf cart--both things I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2013 via mobile

I have been coming to Fripp since the late 1970s with fantastic memories. Unfortunately, it appears Fripp's standards have changed and not for the good. The food was terrible and over priced. The house was unclean, filled with roaches, a black widow and brown recluse spider. My daughter has flea bites all over her body from walking outside on the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 6

Travelers are raving about these Fripp Island hotels

Newton, North Carolina, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

I was 9 years old the first time I came to Fripp and it was wonderful. We just left from our family vacation and I'm sad to say we will never go back. The rental house was unclean, the people were rude, the service was poor and over priced. I have wonderful memories of this Island and hoped my daughter... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Bethesda, TN
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
8 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

My family has been going to Fripp every summer for 16 years. I thought that the kids would get tired of it when they hit the teen years, but it never happened. This summer there where 5 of us. We always stay in a beach front house and walk miles on the beach. It is so quiet. Up at 8:00,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Spruce Grove, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

we are in fripp now, day 6 of 7 day stay. we were here from 1990-1996 and stayed at our family home. so returning 17 years later has been very special. we rented a private one bedroom condo on hampton on fripp. it was nice, clean and facing the ocean.although it could use some updating, it was reasonable.we did not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

We rented a beach house with my family. It was highly recommended we purchase the ammenity cards so we did. At $50.00 per card it was a huge waste of money. We were never asked for more than one of our cards for a party of 10. My husband played golf each day and the courses were very scenic and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013 via mobile

Me and my husband vacation 4-5we times a year. We were here in june. We wasted half aday because we had to move due to condo water problems, they did upgrade us to beachfront, so we were nice and understanding even though we were not supposed to have been sent to said room, which took us half an hour to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kerhonkson, NY
2 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Recently we rented on Fripp & one evening had dinner reservations at the Marina. My Father, who lives locally in the Beaufort area and rarely gets out due to health issues was able to join us only to be denied entrance to the restaurant because of no guest amenity card. Our family, of 15, had to leave & make new... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 9
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Fripp Island Resort? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Fripp Island Resort

Address: 201 Tarpon Blvd, Fripp Island, SC 29920
Location: United States > South Carolina > Fripp Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 290
Also Known As:
Fripp Island Hotel Fripp Island

15 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (11)
View from room (3)
Room/suite (3)
Pool/beach area (1)
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (5)
Room/suite (1)
Hotel & grounds (1)
Other (3)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay