Need to get away? We feel ya. If camping is an option, then consider renting the awesome Crescent Group Campground in South Carolina. It’s located on a small peninsula that’s actually an island reachable by vehicle over a narrow causeway leading to the campground that sits perched on beautiful Lake Hartwell. The campground is designed for group camping in South Carolina, which means, if you really want the entire island all to yourself, all you need to do is reserve it.

Crescent Group Camp is on federal lands and reservations are made through Learn more about the campground and make reservations by visiting the Crescent Group Campground page on the website. Visitors who’ve posted reviews to Google rave about this hidden treasure. Currently, it has 4.7 out of 5 stars! Most people concur the site is clean, managed well, and exactly as described on the website. Have you camped here? We’d love to hear about your experience (and see your photos in our FB comments!)

Address: Campers Way, Starr, SC, 29684

Love to camp? So do we! Check out another island campground in South Carolina (it’s located on Lake Jocassee) that you can only get to by way of a kayak or canoe! Keep reading to learn more! Want to see another campground where you can rent the entire island for only $210/night? It’s on Lake Wylie and just over the border in neighboring North Carolina! Learn more about this lovely campground in North Carolina.

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Campgrounds In South Carolina

What are the best campgrounds in South Carolina?

South Carolina offers a variety of beautiful campgrounds where you can enjoy the state's natural beauty. Here are some of the best campgrounds in South Carolina:

  • Hunting Island State Park: Located near Beaufort, this state park offers camping near the beach. It features stunning ocean views, sandy beaches, hiking trails, and a historic lighthouse.
  • Myrtle Beach State Park: Situated in Myrtle Beach, this campground provides a mix of beachfront camping and a lush forest setting. It offers easy access to the beach, nature trails, and amenities such as picnic areas and a fishing pier.
  • Table Rock State Park: Nestled in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, this state park near Pickens offers breathtaking views, hiking trails, and camping facilities. Visitors can explore Table Rock Mountain and its challenging trails or enjoy boating and fishing in Lake Oolenoy.


What are the best places for a getaway in South Carolina?

South Carolina offers a range of wonderful destinations for a getaway. Here are some of the best places for a getaway in South Carolina:

  • Charleston: Known for its historic charm, cobblestone streets, and beautiful architecture, Charleston is a popular destination in South Carolina. Explore the historic district, visit plantations, enjoy the vibrant food scene, and take a stroll along the Battery for stunning views of the harbor.
  • Hilton Head Island: This picturesque barrier island offers pristine beaches, world-class golf courses, and a variety of outdoor activities. Relax on the beach, go biking on the island's extensive trails, or indulge in water sports like kayaking and paddleboarding.
  • Greenville: Located in the Upstate region, Greenville has a vibrant downtown area with a bustling Main Street lined with shops, restaurants, and entertainment venues. Explore Falls Park on the Reedy, visit art galleries, and enjoy the city's lively culinary scene.

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