Point South / I-95 / Yemassee KOA Holiday Events
12 Acre Lake for walking adjacent to KOA property
Strong WiFi to stream, study and get set to go! Located in the heart of Americana, Point South is the perfect spot to delve into America's History dating back to 1565 when Pedro Mendez deemed Port Royal, SC as the Spanish Capital of FL for 11 years. Charleston, Beaufort, Savannah, Edisto, Yemassee Indian War, Old Sheldon Church, Hilton Head Mitchellville, Penn Center in St. Helena are just a few of the towns, spots and enriched experiences to expand the mind. Gain thoughtful insight at the Discovery Centers, Marine Science Centers, Antebellum Plantations and Historic walks and trolley tours throughout the Low Country. After your field trip return to your premium deluxe cabin, KOA patio site or deluxe tent site and unwind with pizza, wings and hot chocolate delivered straight to you. Enjoy our playground, high speed wifi for reports or games, backpacks to color and more. Learn from and experience this Living History set in perfection within a 30, 60 and/or 90 minute reach as you expand your mind, soul and friendships. Easy 6 hour drive and stop to and from Disney. Check in and check it out!
Care Camp Participation is easy
Caring is Sharing. Be a part of the big picture in sending kids with cancer to camp. Dimes, quarters, dollars all add up to making it great for these precious children to have a break from chronic illness. It does not take much to make a huge difference. Donate online at KOA.com or at the front desk when you check in. Their smiles and testimonies are a gift in itself. Thank you.
Weekend Community Fire ~ 6:30 - 8:00 Friday & Saturday
Local Area Events
The 10 Best Savannah Tours
Step back in time to eras that stretch as far as the imagination and journey takes you. Endless adventures and experiences await in this historic and breathtakingly beautiful city. One of the top ten places to visit this is an alluring piece to the heart of Americana. 40 minutes to the welcome center, your day will begin with awe inspiring scenery. Come back to rest in the quiet and peaceful setting at Point South KOA in one of the deluxe cabin or bask at the deluxe campsite with a fire table, outdoor seating, propane grill, fire ring and woodland view. Activities for young and old are available for enjoyment and social settings as well.
Plantation Tours ~ Charleston
An hour to the first three Plantations; Magnolia Plantation, Drayton Hall Plantation and Middleton Plantation, you will be inspired by gardens, architecture and the revealing tours of days gone by. Boone Hall Plantation in Mt. Pleasant is a truly working plantation with amazing cabins to tour. Set in the heart of the Low Country day trips to Beaufort, Savannah, Charleston are a breeze from Point South KOA, a gateway to adventure.
Old Sheldon Ruins ~ circa mid 1700s
Bask in the beauty and serenity of Old Sheldon Church ruins 8 miles from our doorstep. Dating back to the mid 1700s, it was destroyed around the Revolutionary War, built back up, then destroyed once more in the late 1800s. Surrounded by live oak trees and an old cemetery, it is worth the trip to immerse yourself in the history and surrounding aura of days gone by. Noteworthy on anyone's bucket list.
Waterfront Park in historic Beaufort
Edisto Calendar of Events
Named one of the best east coast shelling beaches, Edisto is a great place to spend the day. Follow the link to the calendar of events to find out the great times to be had on this treasure of a serene coastal island. Do not forget to enjoy the driving tour at Botnay Bay, two bequethed plantations to SC. Another Lowcountry gem you don't want to miss.
Surrounding Area Farmers Markets
Coastal Discovery Museum ~ Hilton Head Island
Beautiful Beaufort By The Sea
This stunning small town named top 10 numerous times in Trip Advisor, Smithsonian, Southern Living and so much more, boasts of old Antebellum homes, live oak trees, galleries, beaches and dining. 26 miles to the second oldest city in South Carolina there is always something exciting to explore. Take a carriage ride, stroll on the boardwalk by Hunting Island State Park or relax on the patio of Panini's overlooking the Beaufort River. A must see for any travelers itinerary.