Fripp Island, SC
Ocean Creek offers pools and a playground. The Beach Club has croquet courts, a
playground, a basketball area, boccie and more. Ocean Point offers a children's
playground, pool, and its cabana service, chairs and umbrellas, on the beach.
Sporting two spectacular, 18-hole golf courses, golfing on
Fripp Island will challenge any level of player. If you prefer playing along
the shoreline, Ocean Point Golf Links
has 4 holes which skirt the Atlantic. The constant sea breezes
affect the look, feel and play of almost every hole.
Ocean Creek Golf Course is the first
signature course of Davis Love, III. Framed by pristine salt
marshes and rolling dune lines, Ocean Creek will both enchant
and challenge you.
Fripp Island was named "100 Best Golf Resorts in North America" by Links
Fripp Island Resort offers a 10-court Racquet club complex with year-round
play on eight soft Fast-Dry courts and two hard surface courts.
From Memorial Day to Labor Day, social mixers, stroke-of-the-day
clinics, daily drills and other instructional options are offered by our
USPTA pros. Our active summer program includes lively pro exhibitions and
varied programs for juniors ages 4-6 , 7-9 and 10-16.
Our calendar includes sanctioned spring and fall tournaments, a fall
college invitational showcasing nationally-ranked women's teams, regular
tennis socials and just-for-fun mixers in winter.
Ask about our team
getaways packed with fun social activities, drills, instruction and
prizes. We'll tailor a program to your interests.
Island Excursions, based at Fripp's picturesque deep-water marina,
offers sunset, shelling, dolphin watch and other cruises tailored to
your interests - even Pirate outings for parties.
Excursions books exciting half-day and full-day fishing charters with
local, licensed captains who know the great area fishing spots.
Fripp's specialist for on-the-water fun can outfit you with a kayak
or a skiff, a small open boat perfect for cruising quiet backwaters
and inlets. You can rent these watercraft by the hour, day or week.
If you bring a boat, the Fripp Island Marina offers launch services and sells
fishing licenses, bait and tackle.
Fripp's natural beauty and diverse wildlife are its greatest treasures, which
explains why so many of the islands recreation programs are nature-based.
For example, sea turtle walks, nature by bike, crabbing, interpretive tours
with our staff naturalist. Of course, you'll want to explore on your own,
too. Fripp has miles of scenic leisure paths for bicyclists, joggers, and
Almost every transportation mode for recreation and
sightseeing, bicycles, kayaks, boats, and golf carts can be rented on the
island. You'll spot wildlife you'd never see from your car. You can book a
golf cart - complete with sun roof and windscreen - when you make your
From beach combing to crabbing these exciting natural outings are offered
throughout the summer and some weekends during the spring and fall.
Craft and Social Programs
Our arts and crafts programs include popular T-shirt tye dying and shell craft a
ctivities. Check with the Activities Center for the activities offered
during your stay. In 1999, join our staff naturalist and enjoy an evening
learning about the Lowcountry flora and fauna. Bring the family for a night
of wholesome fun. The Night with the Naturalist takes place at The Creek
House every Tuesday evening in the summer.
Camp Fripp's children programs for ages 5-12 run from Memorial Day to
Labor Day, 9am-2pm. The summer calendar includes exciting day camps that
make vacation a blast! A great opportunity for Mom and Dad to enjoy some
Kid's Night Out
In season and on holidays, our activities department offers theme related
dinner parties-like the popular Pirate Night-for ages 3-12. Parties run from
6 to 9pm and include supper so parents can make their own leisurely dinner
plans. Teen Activities In season, Fripp hosts afternoon and evening
gatherings that let teens meet for fun. Teens can participate in casino night,
glow in the dark fun and canoe trips.
In season, Fripp hosts evening gatherings that let teens meet for fun. Join
them for bonfires, night tennis, casino nights & more!
Make the most of Fripp Island's natural marvels by joining our Family
Adventure outings. Marvel at relics found along our beach and discover
the secrets of sea shells or venture to catch blue crabs. We also offer
guided bicycle and canoe tours of the island and excursions to nearby
Swimming lessons are offered to all ages in summer through Camp Fripp.
Ocean Point, The Beach Club and Ocean Creek / Cabana Club pools are open
to Resort guests. Pools in villa / residential complexes
are reserved for guests
in these units.
Fripp Island Resort guests enjoy a dazzling array of dining and
entertainment options. The Beach Club has long been a favorite for
Sunday brunch and casual dinners, overlooking the Atlantic. The Beach Club
complex is the perfect spot to meet old friends for dinner, or make new
friends while enjoying drinks in a sunny setting. You might also consider
the Marina's completely renovated Bonito Boathouse when deciding on
dinner - it's equally well-known for its hearty fare and its superb
scenery. Sandals at the Cabana Club serves up lunch, and drinks, while
Hugo's tantalizes with breakfast, lunch, dinner and take-out favorites like
pizza. Last but not least, the 19th Hole serves breakfast and lunch as well
as drinks - and each of our cafes expand al fresco dining choices when the
season and weather allow. Naturally, all of our restaurants are
handicapped accessible. Hours of operation vary seasonally.
From daily staples to resort souvenirs, Fripp Island boutiques offer
everything dedicated shoppers could ask for - and then some. The Olympic
Pool Village and Cabana Club shops offer swimwear and casual clothing to
dress beachcombers and sunbathers as well as logo gifts and abundant beach
supplies. The Rhett Gallery, located at the Olympic Pool Village, offers a
fine selection of Lowcountry and Fripp Island prints and paintings as well as
golf prints, Civil War art, antique prints and much more. The Visitor's
Center area is home to a salon, gift shop and T.T. Bones General Store
Spirits. The Racquet Club and golf clubhouses feature fully stocked pro shops
for the athletically inclined. You'll also find fishing and boating supplies,
plus beer, ice and gas for cars or boats at the Marina Store. Happy shopping.
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