Get to Know Daniel Island, Charleston's Island Town!
Within Charleston, South Carolina, a very special town has emerged. Daniel Island is a place where traditional neighborhoods, nationally ranked golf, and a vibrant downtown enjoy a spectacular coastal setting. Surrounded by rivers, creeks, and beautiful marsh views, Daniel Island is a place where people live and work and play and learn.
The island’s outstanding recreational offerings include a private country club with golf courses by Tom Fazio and Rees Jones, professional tennis and soccer stadiums, 12+ miles of trails, fishing, boating, paddle sports and more. With a convenient location just 20 minutes from Charleston’s downtown historic district, area beaches and the airport, Daniel Island is a popular Charleston destination where people live, work and play.
From special events of all kinds to clubs and groups tailored to all interests, there’s always something interesting to do on Daniel Island. With convenient shops and restaurants located right on the island—and easy access to Charleston’s legendary dining, shopping and area attractions—life in this island town offers the best of both worlds.
Daniel Island’s recreational opportunities are virtually unlimited, with hundreds of acres of parks and trails providing venues for a variety of outdoor pursuits. The island’s coastal setting boasts 23 miles of river and creeks that are perfect for fishing, crabbing and boating of all kinds.
The Daniel Island Club is the island’s private in-town country club, with 18-hole golf courses by Tom Fazio and Rees Jones, plus outstanding swim, tennis and fitness offerings and a breathtaking golf clubhouse offering dining and special events.
The Family Circle Tennis Center is home to the internationally-televised Family Circle Cup professional women’s tennis tournament each spring. And Blackbaud Stadium is a state-of-the-art soccer facility that is home to Charleston’s professional soccer team, The Battery.
Daniel Island recently introduced a special new place, Ralston Grove, within the island’s country club neighborhood. This exclusive address offers some of Daniel Island’s most stunning vistas…of winding creeks and golden marsh grass, and the finishing holes of the acclaimed Rees Jones golf course. Homeowners in Ralston Grove will have a strong connection with the Lowcounty’s beauty. Their home will be located in one of the most private and exclusive locations on Daniel Island. Yet they’ll enjoy being able to walk to dinner at the Daniel Island Club, and an evening moonlit stroll home. For more beautiful photos and an aerial video of Ralston Grove, please follow this link: Ralston Grove