Why You Need to Visit Fripp Island in January

Do you ever feel like you could use a vacation after the holiday craziness is over? We can relate. Start your year off on a high note with a trip to Fripp Island in January! The off-season offers ample opportunity for rest and relaxation, and when you stay with Fripp Island Resort, you‘ll experience the best of the South Carolina Coast during this special time of year. Keep reading to learn more about our top January activities and travel tips. Then, browse our free Vacation Guide to find more information on what to do while you’re visiting Fripp!  

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Things to do on Fripp Island in January  

Outdoor Activities 

If you’re traveling from the frigid northeast, you’ll be happy with the weather in Fripp Island, SC. Our area experiences mild winters with an average high of 60 degrees and a low of 40 degrees. Snow is also a rare occurrence, which means you can spend plenty of time outdoors throughout the month of January. Some of our favorite recreational activities include:   

Local Events & Happenings 

There’s always something going on in the Lowcountry, even during the off-season. Visit a nearby eatery to chat with the locals and listen to live music. Or, head to the Activity Center for some exciting winter fun. Either way, you’ll get a taste of what life is like here in January. 

  • Beaufort Tides to Tables Restaurant Week | January 13 – 22 
  • The Beaufort Oyster Festival | January 21-22 
  • Live After 5 Downtown Beaufort | Third Thursday of each month 

Indoor Fun 

Of course, there’s always a chance that the weather might be less than perfect during your Fripp Island getaway. That’s why it’s important to be prepared with a list of indoor attractions to entertain your group. Enjoy quality time with the ones you love while discovering the unique history of our area. A few places you won’t want to miss: 

Start Your Year Off Right at Fripp Island Resort 

With mild weather, fewer crowds, and lots to do and see, January is one of the best times to visit Fripp Island. Get the ball rolling on your next vacation by booking one of our spacious rental properties today! We have a beautiful selection of homes all over the island. Plus, our long-term rentals are perfect for an extended winter stay. Simply select your preferred travel dates and amenities, and we’ll take care of the rest!  

There’s nothing better than a memorable vacation to start the year off with a bang. Browse our properties and begin planning your trip to Fripp Island in January. We look forward to hosting you soon!