Michael Jordan isn’t the only celebrity who’s owned an amazing home in the Lowcountry.
Jordan’s previously owned Hilton Head home recently was relisted for a lower price at $675,000, but there are plenty of awesome celebrity homes to buzz about on Hilton Head and its neighboring islands.
John Mellencamp's island getaway
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Rock and Roll Hall of Famer purchased land on Daufuskie around 30 years ago, but the land sat empty for more than a decade. Check out his amazing detailed island home at Architecture Digest. Mellencamp still lives on the remote island you can only access by boat.
Ted Turner's private island + home
St. Phillips Island, is a nearly 4,700- acre island sandwiched between St. Helena and Pritchards islands, just north of Hilton Head. Media mogul billionaire owned the private island for decades have purchasing it in 1979. His family and friends have used it as a retreat for sailing, fishing and entertaining for decades.
In December, the state of South Carolina purchased the land as a part of Hunting Island State park in a $4.9 million deal.
Michael Jordan's previous Hilton Head home
The 3,150-square-foot home in Wexford Plantation, most famous for its previous owner Michael Jordan, recently relisted at $675,000 – a drop from its original price of $749,000.
Jordan, who played for the Chicago Bulls at the time, purchased the three-bedroom home in 1988 for $550,000 and sold it in 1999 for $475,000.
Arthur Blank's Hilton Head mansion
Home Depot and Atlanta Falcons Arthur Blank owner purchased the beachside mansion in 1997 in Sea Pines as a vacation home. Blank recently told Hilton Head Monthly that Hilton Head was his mother's favorite place. Fun fact: Blank wrote a book about his family time spent here called "The Beach House."
Sandra Bullock's beach mansion
Sandra Bullock’s Tybee Island home is now available for rent, according to Variety. The four-bedroom waterfront home, located on the north end of Tybee Island near the lighthouse, is listed on Tybee Vacation Rentals site.
The home could be yours to rent for $1,400 a night for a minimum of four nights. You’ll also need to put down a $750 deposit, and pony up for a $450 cleaning fee (so basically a minimum of $7,819 for the whole thing, according to the website).
Paula Deen's island beach house
You can rent Paula Deen's "Y'all Come Inn" beach home that sleeps eight people on Tybee Island. The 2,000-square-foot home comes complete with Paula's cook books. Check rates and availability here.
Robert Smalls historic home
OK so he’s not exactly a “celebrity,” but he is a national hero who was born in born into slavery in Beaufort and ended up buying his former master’s house.Robert Smalls’ 4,200 square-foot rennovated home was listed last month for $1.499 million.