Sep 23, 2020

William Means Guide to Daniel Island

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Daniel Island is a tight-knit community with a small town feel in an unparalleled coastal setting. Included in the City of Charleston, this newer community was meticulously and thoughtfully planned, earning the “Award for Excellence” from the Urban Land Institute. With excellent schools, beautiful luxury homes and condos, and an abundance of recreational activities, shops, restaurants, and spas, it’s easy to see why this island community is one of the area’s most desirable places to live.

Island Lifestyle. Bordered by the Cooper River to the West and the Wando River to the East, there is no shortage of ways to enjoy the Lowcountry’s natural beauty on Daniel Island. More than 23 miles of rivers and creeks around the island are ideal for boating, fishing, kayaking, or simply enjoying the marsh and water views.

Luxury Real Estate. From waterfront estates to Charleston Single-style homes and luxury condominiums, Daniel Island offers a wide variety of real estate all crafted with timelessness and beauty in mind. Explore Daniel Island homes for sale here.

Recreational Options. Ideal for those seeking an active and outdoor lifestyle, the island boasts beautiful parks and green spaces, community swimming pools, numerous tennis courts, and a private country club with two nationally ranked golf courses designed by Tom Fazio and Rees Jones. 

Excellent Schools. Part of the Berkeley County school system, Daniel Island is home to some of the area’s best schools offering educational opportunities for children of all ages, including Daniel Island Academy and Bishop England High School.

Upscale Restaurants. Residents and visitors alike enjoy a wonderful selection of dining establishments to suit every palate. For breakfast, locals love Blondies which offers coffee drinks and delectable bagels and sandwiches. For lunch and dinner, find a wonderful variety at Ali Baba Deli & Catering, Ristorante Lidi, Vespa Pizzeria and Dockery’s.

Volvo Car Open. Visible from I-526, the Family Circle Tennis Center hosts the famous Volvo Car Open each year, the Women’s Tennis Association Tour’s longest-running professional tennis tournament. The Volvo Car Stadium hosts dozens of other events each year, from concerts to community benefits to sporting events.


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