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15 Top Treehouse Rentals in South Carolina (Luxurious & Secluded!)

Tara Ivey

Tara Ivey, Updated October 8, 2022

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Southern hospitality awaits you in the Palmetto State! If you like to rough it, but appreciate luxury accommodations, check into renting a treehouse in South Carolina. Many of these treehouses offer extensive services and amenities that will make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.

Whether looking for a lavish, extravagant stay or a cozy rustic retreat, South Carolina has a treehouse rental to accommodate your preference. Imagine enjoying your morning coffee next to a private waterfall at Stella Vista, or consider roughing it with modern amenities at Zephyr Hill. For a luxury stay, check out the treehouse designed by architect James Fox.

South Carolina is home to unique treehouse rentals that offer picturesque views of the surrounding natural landscapes. When renting a treehouse in South Carolina, you can enjoy the great outdoors with your family or friends while being tucked away.

Palmetto State visitors have endless possibilities to choose from for outdoor activities. Browse these favorite treehouse rental ideas and plan your South Carolina escape!

1. The Majestic Treehouse (Walhalla)

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In this luxury treehouse retreat, you’ll enjoy an experience unlike any other and feel like a kid again. This place has quite a history that you should definitely check out. Located on Bolt Farms, the natural-themed luxury treehouse is perfect for hanging out with friends or winding down after a hard day.

The space accommodates up to two guests with one bedroom with a king-sized bed. This is a year-round destination with heating and air conditioning. The treehouse has a toilet and bathroom with a wash basin.

There is also an outdoor shower nearby where you can rinse yourself after visiting the treehouse! Filled with all sorts of serene features, this green, mountainous retreat is the perfect spot for outdoor enthusiasts.

Camp out, hike, bike- the endless possibilities will leave you rejuvenated and refreshed. If you want to bring your own food or enjoy eating out, bring a cooler or check out their list of recommended restaurants nearby.

Location: Walhalla, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.97

2. Luxury Treehouse in the Heart of Columbia (West Columbia)

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If you’re looking for a unique getaway, consider spending your vacation in a luxurious secluded treehouse with a hot tub! This treehouse has a relaxing view of the creek and beautiful landscaping. It is set back from the edge of the woods.

You can barbecue or watch a movie in front of the fireplace! Enjoy TV with Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, standard cable, premium cable, and Disney+.

The walkway has parking, and the garden lights guide you to this treehouse. It is a relaxing space with no climbing stairs but a bridge across beautiful landscaping.

The cabin has a bathroom with a shower and all the amenities of a standard kitchen, including coffee, microwaves to heat food, and a dishwasher.

This treehouse has everything, including two parking spaces and an open living room with a fireplace and a sofa bed. In addition, the cabin features a furnished bedroom with a queen bed.

You have a view over a creek by the kitchen area with gorgeous chandeliers that make your experience perfect. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone busy.

Location: West Columbia, South Carolina|
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.99

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3. The Stella Vista (Mountain Rest)

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The romantic little house in the trees is designed with your comfort in mind. There is a beautiful wrought iron & wood king-size bed dressed with luxurious linens and soft throws.

A beautiful 4′ Moravian Star hangs above the bed, giving this treehouse its name, “Stella Vista.” Whether you want to explore the many trails in the area, relax in nature with a good book, or just enjoy the fresh air.

Wake up to see the treetops outside through the vintage french doors that lead out to the deck, where you can enjoy your morning coffee while listening to the tranquil sound of the waterfall below.

The coffee station has both ground and whole beans and different brewing pots to brew your tasty cup of coffee in the morning. Enjoy the oversized shower with a river rock floor illuminated by copper wire fairy lights.

The treehouse has a kitchenette equipped with an electric water kettle, coffee grinder, toaster, microwave, mini fridge, assortment of teas, honey, sugar, creamer & sugar substitute.

There’s a grill on the lower deck and a waterfall flowing right next to you. The place is furnished with crystal stemware and china for an unforgettable secluded dining experience.

There’s no internet or tv, but you can play board games and cards or listen to records on the vintage-style record player. Of course, climbing up the ladder through the hidden trap door is fun too.

Location: Mountain Rest, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.99

4. The Bella Luna (Mountain Rest)

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Just minutes from Stumphouse Tunnel, Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park, Issaqueena Falls & white water rafting, the Bella Luna is a luxury treehouse that offers a romantic retreat.

With comfort in mind, this treehouse was designed to be a stunning place to sleep with a beautiful custom-built bed, surrounding drapery, and a crystal chandelier.

The French door leads to a west-facing deck where you can enjoy your morning coffee or an evening drink while sitting on the relaxing bistro set.

Inside, you have a small dining table for two and a small loveseat in the sitting area. This place is perfect for couples looking to get away from it all.

There is an upstairs and downstairs. On the upper deck, you can dine outdoors, and there are bistro tables. You will find a covered dining area on the lower deck that overlooks the fire pit.

On the downstairs deck, you can relax in two cedar rocking chairs or on the porch swing. In addition, you can enjoy a fire pit just off the lower deck with some goodies to make S’mores.

The bathroom has a large, fluffy bath and natural stone flooring. Over the shower are copper fairy lights and a petrified teak vessel sink. The bathroom also includes the traditional potty stool, soap, shampoo, and hairdryer. All you need to do is bring your toothbrush!

There is no TV or wifi. However, you can enjoy our vintage-style record player, playing cards, and the hook & ring game on the lower deck.

Location: Mountain Rest, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 5.0

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5. The Lost Treehouse of Lake Jocassee (Salem)

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Stay suspended in the trees on your next visit to Lake Jocassee. This forest-like abode is a peaceful place to stay near the town. A short hike leads to incredible views of the water, and Devil’s Fork State Park is only one mile away. With 150 sq ft of living space, the Lost Treehouse accommodates up to two guests.

Amenities include a refrigerator, coffee maker, electric kettle, and outdoor grill. The bathroom is 50 feet away from the treehouse and has a shower, toilet, sink, and dressing bench. It comes with a furnished loft with a queen bed and now has air conditioning for year-round comfort!

This treehouse offers impressive views of nature and allows for an immersive, world-class experience. The beautiful surroundings make for wonderful hikes and bike rides.

Outside, you’ll find a spacious deck with seating for enjoying the beautiful views of the natural surroundings. So take your morning coffee out in nature. You’ll have easy access to hiking and waterfall tours. Additionally, rentals for paddleboards, kayaks, and boats can all be arranged!

Location: Salem, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.83

6. Private island Treehouse (Beaufort)

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This beautiful studio is minutes away from so many recreational activities, and since it’s on a semi-private island, guests can enjoy unobstructed views. You can enjoy the peace and serenity of the outdoors while staying warm and comfortable indoors.

The studio offers many amenities such as swimming, fishing, and kayaking — equipment is provided. If you like camping but want amenities, this is the place because it has shower and toilet.

The treehouse cabin includes a full kitchen, a washer and dryer, wifi and cable TV. The rental also has access to a hot tub and fishing pier. It’s the perfect place to unwind and relax.

Whether you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life or simply want to enjoy some time in nature, this vacation rental is sure to please.

Not far from downtown Beaufort SC 35 miles from Hilton Head Island, 45 miles from Savannah, GA, and only 60 miles from Charleston, SC; this place is close to everything!

Location: Beaufort, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.98

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7. The Tiny House Tree House (Campobello)

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It’s a tiny house, and a treehouse all rolled into one. But this cute place has everything you need for a secluded getaway. Discover The Tiny House Tree House, located ten minutes outside of Downtown Landrum, South Carolina.

This facility provides a comfortable stay with WIFI, video streaming services, and equipped appliances, including a full-sized fridge and washer/dryer.

The kitchen is furnished with everything you need to enjoy your home away from home, including a range, microwave, and coffee maker. The lower deck features a hammock, gas grill, outdoor fire pit, and a great outdoor space for entertaining.

Greenville-Spartanburg International (GSP) is only 17 miles away and takes about 30 minutes, depending on traffic, and Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) is about 50 miles away.

Location: Campobello, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.98

8. Terrific Treehouse (Liberty)

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Are you looking to reconnect with Mother Nature? This treehouse is conveniently located near lakes and waterfalls, hiking and biking paths, and a variety of fine and casual dining. Located at the end of three dead-end streets, this is a tranquil place, away from traffic and noise, on top of a hill surrounded by trees.

This treehouse is set high up in the trees, providing breathtaking views of the surrounding nature and landscape. There is plenty of wildlife to watch from the wraparound deck of this newly constructed treehouse and hardwood floors inside.

The private bedroom has a queen bed and an air mattress, and the open living room has a sofa bed for extra sleep space. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. There’s a bathroom and a bedroom on the second level.

Enjoy a few bonus comforts like a heated towel rack, silk kimono, and candles to make it super cozy. Pamper yourself with this terrific stay! With plenty of lawn space for family games and a gas grill for entertaining, this treehouse offers fun for the whole family.

Location: Liberty, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.75

9. Amazing Treehouse in the Sky (Summerville)

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The unique tree house has a bar and slide built in – perfect for some indoor entertainment. Enjoy the view of the yard while relaxing in the bathroom’s glass ceiling by large windows.

This tree house can sleep up to four people and features a spiral slide and climbing wall. In addition, the deck provides an opportunity to relax while enjoying the fire pit. The bedroom has queen-sized bunk beds and can sleep up to four people. There is an indoor bathroom, as well.

The treehouse includes essentials like linens, towels, and cooking supplies. In addition, guests can enjoy hikes or bike rides in the area or relax on the deck and take in the area’s natural beauty.

 In addition to this tree house, three other tiny houses are available on Airbnb. There’s shared parking, but you’ll have access to your own personal tree house.

There are also shared common areas like a fire pit, grill, gazebo, and deck. All guests can also access the backyard, which is shared among all properties.

Location: Summerville, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.65

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10. Peaceful Wooden House by the Sea (Harbour Town)

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The Sea Loft is hip and colorful. It has recently been remodeled. Guests will have easy access to the excitement of Harbour Town but can also enjoy the peaceful seclusion of sitting among the pines.

During the summer, you can play golf and tennis before watching deer and the island bird population in style from the deck. The loft has bamboo flooring, beamed ceilings, and windows. The bedrooms have cable tv, Wi-Fi, soft feather-topped mattresses, and luxurious linens.

The place also has a fully equipped compact chef kitchen with everything you need to cook. You are welcome to bring your own food and beverages.

Sea Pines Plantation is a residential community with amenities, including walking and biking paths and beautiful beaches. Guests should purchase a pass at the security gate before arriving. The house is 2.1 miles from the Beach Club, near a gorgeous beach with public restrooms, outdoor showers, and great restaurants.

Location: Harbour Town, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 5.0

11. Unique Treehouse Haven (Harbour Town)

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If you want to vacation near the water and have easy access to fishing and beaches, then this treehouse is perfect. This eight-sided home has plenty of windows that overlook the surrounding marshland.

It features amenities like central AC, heating, washing machine and dryer. The kitchen is fully furnished and ready for a good cook to bring it to life. Enjoy breakfast at the island bar and coffee on the deck.

The treehouse accommodates up to four guests and has two separate bedrooms and bathrooms. One bedroom has a queen bed and the second has two twin beds.

Within a quick car or bike ride to the multifaceted attractions characterizing Harbor Town, this unique stay has everything you need for a comfortable getaway.

Harbor Town includes marinas, boat rentals in the surrounding lagoons and rivers, and many cafes and restaurants to serve fresh coffee and seafood. Dogs are allowed here.

Location: Harbour Town, South Carolina
Where to Book: Vrbo
Vrbo Rating: 4.8

12. Carolina Outfitters Treehouses (St. George)

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Carolina Outfitters has three treehouses with access to off-grid comfortable camping and everything you need for an unforgettable outdoor adventure. The small tree house sleeps up to three people. The medium treehouse sleeps up to six people, and the large sleeps up to eight people.

They have no electricity or running water, but they do have comfortable camping conditions. So enjoy a bit of rugged camping in comfy accommodations.

Each rental package includes canoes, a shuttle service, and access to raw nature. Over a mile of riverfront for you to explore and walking trails running all over the 100-acre private wildlife refuge.

The resort is a halfway stop on a canoe trip, with 23 miles of undeveloped river to explore. Stay overnight or for a couple of days in a treehouse and canoe to new unexplored territory. Your private trip will begin in the morning with a shuttle upriver.

Location: St. George, South Carolina
Where to Book: Caroline Outfitters
Outfitter Rating: Unrated

13. Zephyr Hill (Travelers Rest)

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Zephyr Hill is located near downtown Travelers Rest. This is a camping experience you will never forget because you’ll have 8 acres of privacy for your group. It’s the perfect retreat for couples and families.

Guests have access to an environmentally conscious outhouse with composting toilet. In addition, there’s a kid’s play fort and jungle gym on site, so this is the perfect stay for families!

It’s rugged camping with everything you need to be comfortable. You can rent the generator for an additional $35 per day; each day’s payment in this option will come with five gallons of gas. Firewood and kindling are provided for the fire pit.

There are multiple tent sites available nearby and a couple of RV sites, as well. This private camping retreat is perfect to stay in for large families or groups. You’ll have the time of your life thanks to the 8 acres of privacy!

Location: Travelers Rest, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.96

14. Waterfall Getaway (Westminster)

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Architect James Fox designed this cliffside getaway overlooking a stunning waterfall. A stream feeds into Lake Hartwell in the summertime, and kayaks visit on weekends.

Come enjoy 90+ acres for a long walk with views of nature. The home is nestled among trees and lets you just melt into the natural environment. The treehouse itself is incredibly tranquil. You’ll have privacy to enjoy the natural beauty around you.

With its modern design, you’ll be left breathless at the views outside of the picture windows that make up the living room. Enjoy a glass of wine next to the one-of-a-kind fireplace.

This is the perfect way to escape city life. This place comes with all the modern amenities, like air conditioning and wifi, so you can relax while you’re away.

The cabin has two bedrooms and two bathrooms, accommodating up to six guests. Families who enjoy the outdoors will surely appreciate relaxing in the seclusion of this inviting getaway.

Location: Westminster, South Carolina
Where to Book: Airbnb
Airbnb Rating: 4.94

15. Cozy Tiny House – Lake Front Getaway (Wylie)

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Escape to the lake in this cozy tiny house with treehouse vibes. Go paddle boarding on the lake. Take the kayak or boat out on the water or chill by the shore bird watching.

This rustic little cabin might look simple outside, but it has all the modern amenities you need for a comfortable stay. The cabin can accommodate up to four guests with one private bedroom and a bathroom with a toilet and shower.

The cabin features all the amenities you need for a super comfy stay, including a stocked kitchen with a refrigerator, stove, and oven. There is also a TV with cable and wifi access.

Take a nap in the hammock during the day and roast s’mores over the firepit in the evening. The outdoor space lets you relax under the shade trees on the lake shore.

Location: Wylie, South Carolina
Where to Book: Vrbo
Vrbo Rating: 4.8

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