7 Jul 2021
Talk about the Dog Days of Summer. Average temperatures hit the high 80s in August, so have a plan for cooling off.
Make a Splash
Of course, the best way to cool off is to dive right into a body of water. The Atlantic ocean is just steps from your door when booking one of our . Splash into the waves or dip your toes in the foam. Take a swim in the community pool located within your neighborhood - Port O’ Call, Seagrove Villas, Shipwatch Villas, Ocean Point, and the Yacht Harbor area. and properties also have community pools.
Take the Plunge
Nothing cools a person more quickly than a jump into the ocean. Certified scuba divers can book a charter with in Mount Pleasant. Divers never know what they’ll see on the artificial reefs, wrecks and ledges where the 28-foot dive boat takes charters. Those wanting to learn to scuba can take lessons to get certified. Carolina Dive Locker offers a to see if it’s for you.
Cheers to Happy Hour
Sip a frozen concoction like a strawberry daiquiri or Lowcountry Lemonade at to enjoy the ocean breeze. also serves refreshing cocktails on the beach, as does , where you can cool off with a botanical spritzer made with infused vodka, soda water, and your favorite fruit. Sounds refreshing, right? Or go to for a frose, also known as frozen wine.
Drink the Sunshine
Of course, nonalcoholic drinks are also chilling. at Isle of Palms serves iced coffee drinks as a perfect way to wake up. Luke ’n Ollie’s Pizzeria blends mango, blue lemonade, strawberry, and pina colada smoothies, and recently brought back their luscious Pineapple Dole Whip. Talk about refreshing!