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Recent Folly Beach reviews

  • Great weekend

    "We spent a weekend at the surf cottage and had a wonderful time. The biggest plus is the location - could not ask for a more convenient location! A few blocks from the beach, and a few blocks from Center St with all of the restaurants, bars, shops, etc. We barely used the car all weekend. The cottage was clean and comfortable, and well equipped with everything we needed for the weekend. Loved the privacy of the yard and screened in porch for relaxing with a cold drink after a day at the beach! A great find, we definitely hope to come back!"
    Guest: Katherine Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 4, 2014
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  • Worth twice as much..

    "Super nice property owned by extremely nice and attentive owners. The house and Cathy & Larry are what Folly Beach is all about. We had a fabulous week.."
    Guest: Barry P. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 26, 2014
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  • stunning home near the beach

    "This was more than the ideal home away from home for my week of precious time with my son before he returned to college. His friend and a friend of mine joined us late in the week and there was plenty of space for the four of us. The place has all high end finishes, granite counter tops, solid wood doors with quality hardware, gorgeous landscaping, outdoor shower to rinse off after coming back from the one block walk to and from the beach, and every item you could need during your vacation, including beach chairs, beach towels, boogie boards, board games, and almost every kitchen utensil. The only items we didnt find there were a bread knife and pizza cutter. So that tells you how thorough their provisions are. We let them know on day two that the can opener was broken and and we had a new one delivered to us later that day!. Ryan, you may want to have someone look at the dishwasher. The cover on the soap dispenser is broken. We will most certainly return to this property. Folly beach is our favorite beach of all the south carolina beaches and now we have found our favorite place to stay. It is truly as close to perfect as is possible!!"
    Guest: beach seeker Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 10, 2014
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  • Family Time on Folly Beach

    "We chose this property for a family reunion. The group included my wife and me, our two sons and wives with three grandchildren and our exchange student and family from Finland. The house is a perfect location from town and right on the beach. The house felt like it had been in our family for years and we settled right in for a great week. Plenty of nooks and crannies and toys to keep 5 children (2-9 years) occupied both in the house and at the beach. Come relax at Folly and enjoy the beach with your family."
    Guest: The Bear Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 14, 2014
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Folly Beach Travel Tips

Just an easy 15 miles from downtown Charleston is the lovely, laid-back little town of Folly Beach, nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and Folly River.

Affectionately known as the "edge of America" by locals, there's plenty of sandy shores to enjoy here as you soak up the warmth of the sun and relax as the sound of the ocean washes over you. Fishing is also a great pastime here, and a perfect opportunity to catch a fresh meal. But if you'd prefer somebody else to do the dinner prep, head to one of Folly Beach's amazing restaurants where you're sure to savor every bite. You may even get treated to some live music so you can kick off your shoes and cut a rug on the dance floor!

The natural sights here are second to none, from postcard-worthy sunrises and sunsets to gorgeous water views, and since you're so close to the water, you just might catch a glimpse of the wildlife including dolphins, bald eagles, loggerhead turtles, sea birds and more.

There's also a rich history to be explored throughout the area. As you venture through Folly Beach, you'll be thrilled by the local charm found around every corner.

Things to Do in Folly Beach

- Folly Fishing Pier: Whether you do it for fun or for the thrill of catching your dinner to cook up at night, saltwater fishing in Folly Beach is a favorite hobby. If it's one of yours, definitely plan to head to Folly Fishing Pier where you can choose your favorite lure, cast a line and wait for a bite. It's sure to be a relaxing experience made even better as you take in the stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean and all that surrounds you. As you wait for a fish to grab your line, you can do some bird watching, and when you need to stretch your legs, take a stroll along the pier. The pier stands 25 feet wide and 23 feet above sea level, so there's plenty of space for everyone - in fact, it's the second longest pier on the East Coast! If you don't own a fishing rod, have no fear - you can rent one. The pier also provides beach access and showers to get all that sand off afterward.

- Folly Beach Fine Arts Center: If you appreciate seeing live entertainment, head to the Folly Beach Fine Arts Center for a show. The center is home to The Actor's Theatre, so after a fun-filled day exploring the town, treat yourself to a night out. Hit a local restaurant for a delicious meal then take in a show!

- Folly Beach Massage: When you're on vacation, relaxation is usually at the top of the list of things to do. For the ultimate in tension release to let all that stress just melt away, book an appointment at Folly Beach Massage. They offer a variety of services, including Swedish, deep tissue and sports massages, to work out your kinks and knots and soothe sore muscles. You're sure to leave feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

- Learn to surf: Do you love surfing or have always wanted to try the sport? Folly Beach is one of the best spots for surfing on the East Coast. So if it's always been on your bucket list, now's the perfect time to take some surfing lessons! Greg Elliott Surf is a terrific option for lessons. Here you can learn how to paddle out, stand up and hang ten as you ride the waves. If you prefer to watch the action, Folly Beach is also home to a variety of surfing contests each year.

Dining in Folly Beach

- BLU Bar and Restaurant: If you're looking for a favorite dining spot among locals and visitors alike, head to BLU. You'll be treated to oceanside dining, so you can watch the waves lap against the shore as you enjoy your meal of shrimp and grits, grouper, bacon-wrapped pork tenderloin or seafood gumbo. Be sure to save room for creme brulee, bread pudding or strawberry short cake! The food here is also based on sustainability with freshly caught fish, local ingredients and flavors from the region. BLU is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, but it will be incredibly romantic to go in the evening and eat while watching the sunset!

- Lost Dog Cafe: For a laid-back dining experience, head to Lost Dog Cafe, where you can indulge in breakfast all day long! Favorites here include huevos rancheros, biscuits and gravy, and the breakfast burrito. It's a great place to spend some time relaxing with good company as you dine and talk about your favorite parts of your trip to Folly Beach or plan the day's activities.

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