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Where To Stay In Folly Beach, South Carolina - Updated 2020

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Folly Beach is a wonderful city, with beaches and a lot of stunning views. There are such pretty picnic spots here that you will want to stay forever. Enjoy the lovely beach and the brilliant sea and river. Being under the vast blue sky while enjoying the coolness of the water is an experience you won’t want to miss. However, we can’t just stay on the beach all the time, no matter how much we would love to, right? For this reason, we have compiled this list of some of the best places of accommodation here in Folly Beach. These places are going to feel like home and help you enjoy your holiday without having to worry about anything. Scroll down for more details about where to stay in Folly Beach, South Carolina. Book one today!

Hotel

1. Tides Folly Beach (from USD 305)

Tides Folly Beach is a hotel that overlooks the beach and has spectacular rooms with private balconies. From the balcony, you can enjoy mesmerizing views of the sea and the beach. Imagine hearing the soft murmurs of the sea while waking up or going to sleep at night. The rooms are spacious, comfortable and have excellent interiors. They come with flat-screen TVs, where you can catch up with your favourite shows. The hotel has an outdoor pool, perfect for days when you do not want to go to the beach. Relax here with your favorite drinks. The hotel is close to several restaurants, where you can enjoy delicious meals.


Tides Folly Beach

Address: 1 Center Street
Price: from 305 USD

Access to health care professionals Pool with view All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Outdoor pool Designated smoking area On-site parking 24-hour security Meeting/banquet facilities

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2. Waterfront condo with screened porch

Imagine how amazing it would be to have a river running right in front of you at all times. At this spacious waterfront condo, you can experience just this and so much more. Perfect for four persons, this condo is a great option for those who love nature activities. Bring your group here to enjoy the fantastic surroundings. You get continuous views of the Folly River, which also allows for walks amidst nature.

The condo itself is very comfortable and cosy. The porch has deck chairs, from which you can enjoy your meals while watching the water flow calmly in front of you. Wi-Fi, a pool, and a well-equipped kitchen are all available here.

Welcome Aboard!
Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
175 reviews
Entire condominium 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

3. A perfect getaway option (from USD 165)

If you are a couple looking for a homelike environment, this apartment is the one for you. It is a part of a duplex and has recently been renovated. The owners live on the upstairs floor, so you get the entire apartment to yourself. You even have a private entrance, so your privacy is kept in mind at all times. The apartment is fully furnished and has all the essentials to make your stay a comfortable experience. There is a covered patio as well as a backyard, which you are free to use. There’s also Wi-Fi, a TV, and a fully-functional kitchen.

Steps from the beach - 1 bedroom - Folly Beach
Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
177 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ac runs great too bed was super comfy
the bed was comfortable the kitchen had basic amenities and the shower was fantastic
a perfect space for two for a comfortable beach getaway
much more comfortable than any hotel room and lots cheaper
both showers (indoor and outdoor) were great
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and well decorated
the condo is clean and beautiful
comfortable and clean inside
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
the apartment was incredibly clean and well maintained
Host:
matthew was a great host
the hosts were very friendly and provided quick responses
host is super helpful
hosts are friendly and helpful
matthew was a great host
Location:
short walk to the beach great location and stay
super close to the beach
great stay and great location
amazing location steps from the beach & close to down town
great location and easy check in process
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4. Apartment, close to the beach (from USD 216)

This extra spacious and homelike suite is comfortable enough for a group of six persons. There are two bedrooms with air conditioning in each one of them and each of the rooms also has its own private TV with Netflix. One of the rooms also has a Nintendo available for your use. Wi-Fi is available throughout to let you stay connected to the outside world at all times. Between October and April, you can bring your dog with you, as this is the time when dogs are allowed on the beach. The kitchen is well-equipped and also has a speaker for you to listen to music while cooking. You can borrow beach chairs and beach cruiser bicycles if you want to use them.

Marshfront Suite downstairs @ the Sea Pear Cottage
Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
235 reviews
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
all of the sleeping spots were very comfortable with plenty of linens and pillows
we had two couples and were comfortable with the pull outs and queen bed
we really appreciated the use of beach chairs and the outdoor shower is great as well
the apartment was the perfect size for my (adult) daughter and me for 5 nights
Cleanliness:
very clean & inviting
clean quaint and peaceful
the space was clean and comfortable
hunter and stratton's place was clean and as described
the place was clean and stocked for what we needed
Host:
they are very responsive hosts
beautiful place great hospitality very friendly and nice host
we had a lovely time the hosts were very nice and provided us with great restaurant recommendations
stratton and hunter are outstanding hosts and great people
we loved our hosts’ recommendations for eating out
Location:
great location just a super short walk to the beach
great location and amazing value
also a great location
hunter & stratton have a great location on folly
perfect beach getaway location was awesome very short walk to the beautiful beach
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5. Spacious apartment with magnificent views (from USD 142)

A comfortable accommodation option for up to seven persons, this spacious and bright apartment is located right in front of the ocean. The wonderful location ensures that you have the vast blue sea right in front of you, always. The apartment is located on the third floor and has a private balcony. From the balcony, you get to experience mesmerizing views of the beach and the sea merging with the sky. The living room is comfortable with a smart TV and cosy seating. Wi-Fi is also available throughout the apartment. Though not very luxurious, this apartment is comfortable and offers one of the best views.

Best Location on Folly. Oceanfront Apt at the Pier
Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
150 reviews
Entire condominium 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the balcony over the beach was great and the beds were super comfy
apartment was very well appointed with extra blankets soaps towels even coffee for the coffee maker
beautiful apartment beautiful view best value i have seen
the apartment is in a great location great views of the ocean and pier
comfortable beds with room for 6 people
Cleanliness:
condo is clean decorated perfectly beachy
everything was clean and very well kept
craig’s condo was very clean and comfortable had lots of personal touches i appreciated
this was an amazing and clean location
the unit is very clean and welcoming
Host:
craig was great he was extremely helpful throughout the rental process and quickly responded to any questions i had
host was very communicative friendly and quick to respond
i highly recommend staying at craig's place to start craig was an amazing host
craig was responsive and he was able to refund us
craig was very responsive and easy to work with
Location:
the location is amazing
the location was amazing
the location is absolutely perfect
this condo is great location is awesome very central and walkable to everything
great location within walking distance to restaurants shopping pier etc
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6. A fully-furnished apartment (from USD 96)

A perfect option for couples, this fully-furnished apartment lets you enjoy all that Folly Beach has to offer. The room is on the second floor and is very cosy and comfortable with air conditioning to keep you cool. Restaurants, the downtown, and the beach are only 10 minutes’ walk away. If you would like to go kayaking in the ocean or river, you can use the two kayaks that are available in the apartment. Wi-Fi and a shared kitchen are also available for your use.

Smooth Sailing Folly Beach Charleston Bikes/Kayaks
Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
239 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the shampoo and conditioner in the bathroom were also very thoughtful
al and heather were both very welcoming the room has a great view and is very stylish
very kind folks beautiful home perfect location and super comfy bed
very nice space with a shared bathroom with another room they rent out (nobody was there when i was)
it has a private room with a lock/key and a shared bathroom
Cleanliness:
heathers place was sparkling clean
so convenient clean and cozy
everything was clean including the bathroom linens and bedroom
spacious and deluxe bathroom lots of clean linens
the bedroom and bathroom was extremely clean and comfortable
Host:
thank you to our awesome hosts
heather and al were wonderful hosts
heather was a wonderful host and was extremely accommodating of our requests as well
they were very accommodating helpful and kind
they are definite super hosts
Location:
great location and very quiet
it's an amazing location a short walk from the beach
what a cute little spot perfect location on a quiet street in folly beach
great location for a girls beach trip
very easy walk to the beach
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7. A beautiful oceanfront apartment

Beautifully decorated with a lot of bohemian aspects, this apartment for four is a great way to enjoy Folly Beach. The rooms are very cosy and comfortable. You will find a lot of plants in the apartment that help keep the air inside fresh and clean. The views of the sea from here is unbeatable and unmatchable. The kitchen and bathroom are shared. If you would like to cook your meals, you can use the kitchen without any hesitation. Feel like home here during your stay. You also get coffee every morning by 7 am.

Oceanfront Apartment next to Folly Beach Pier
Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
84 reviews
Private room in apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amazing apartment with a spectacular view
the space is a shared space in an apartment however you get a private bathroom
the beds were very comfortable too
the room was comfortable with an attached bathroom
my room was spacious with a large bathroom and a comfortable bed
Cleanliness:
super clean yet comfortable
her condo is clean and the bed was really comfortable
place is perfect clean with your own bathroom
the room is comfortable clean and exactly what we were expecting
carly’s place is super clean and eclectic beach chic
Host:
good information from the host
we liked meeting our hosts they were friendly and helpful
her message before checking in was helpful
carly was a great host
while the apartment is a shared space with the host we often had it to ourselves
Location:
great location on the beach
it’s so close to all the restaurants and the really cute main street
amazing location by the beach
awesome location comfortable beds good value
really enjoyed the oceanfront location
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8. A perfect shack with your own compound (from USD 115)

The lovely IttyShack looks like it has been pulled out of a fairytale book. The clean and cosy little shack is absolutely perfect for a couple who would like to get the best of Folly Beach. It’s like your own little village, with all the amenities you need to make your stay as magical as possible. The shack is air-conditioned with a lovely kitchenette where you can cook your meals. There is an outdoor shower, as well as a living area, where you can relax and enjoy the captivating atmosphere. Wi-Fi and a TV are available to keep you connected to the rest of the world.

IttyShack-East 4th block one block to beach.
Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
161 reviews
Tiny house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lots of amenities like coffee maker microwave fridge/freezer big tv outdoor patio heating
beach chairs are a great touch - as is the outside shower
the outdoor shower and patio space was easily accessible and very nice
our ittyshack was clean and comfortable with helpful amenities provided (cups plates etc)
the bed linens were great and the bed was a really comfortable queen size
Cleanliness:
a sparkling clean space
it’s clean and renovated
super clean and cute
great place very clean and comfy
spotlessly clean and very well decorated and designed
Host:
the hosts were responsive and friendly
the hosts were very helpful and friendly
katherine and sam are great hosts and my husband and i enjoyed getting to know them
katt is a wonderful host the ittyshack is a perfect getaway for two
katt was a wonderful host and i felt very welcome in the itty shack
Location:
great location easy walk to the beach and/or shops and restaurants
amazing place and location is perfect
easy walk to town
perfect location a very short walk to the beach and into town
great location easy access to beach and only a short drive to charleston
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9. A perfect getaway (from USD 165)

This perfect place for a couple is a part of a duplex. However, you get your full privacy and the entire floor is for you with a private entrance. The apartment is tastefully decorated and has every possible amenity to make you stay comfortable. The natural sunshine that seeps in keeps the apartment well-lit. There is a spacious living room with a TV where you can catch up with all the happenings around the world. Wi-Fi and a well-equipped kitchen are available to add to your comfort. You are also located close to shops and restaurants.

Steps from the beach - 1 bedroom - Folly Beach
Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
177 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
ac runs great too bed was super comfy
the bed was comfortable the kitchen had basic amenities and the shower was fantastic
a perfect space for two for a comfortable beach getaway
much more comfortable than any hotel room and lots cheaper
both showers (indoor and outdoor) were great
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and well decorated
the condo is clean and beautiful
comfortable and clean inside
the apartment was very clean and comfortable
the apartment was incredibly clean and well maintained
Host:
matthew was a great host
the hosts were very friendly and provided quick responses
host is super helpful
hosts are friendly and helpful
matthew was a great host
Location:
short walk to the beach great location and stay
super close to the beach
great stay and great location
amazing location steps from the beach & close to down town
great location and easy check in process
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10. A boutique room (from USD 207)

This lodge is a part of a boutique hotel and is located in an area that allows you to indulge in an active life. It is located on the third floor and offers great views. The room is stunning and cosy and the decor is tasteful. The room has a mini-fridge that lets you keep your drinks chilled and the amazing shower makes you feel like you are in a spa. Wi-Fi is available, however, no TV is provided. This is actually a great thing, as it gives you the opportunity to go out and enjoy amazing Folly Beach.

Folly River Lodge: Deluxe Queen 6 & Plunge Pool
Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
84 reviews
Room in boutique hotel 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the outdoor chairs near our room and the free parking were great
the air conditioning felt great and the shower was hot right away
the room was spotless and the fan and ac were more than adequate in 95 degree heat
our weekend with sunnee and curt was outstanding our room was charming with all the most thoughtful amenities
our room was so cute and the views at night were gorgeous
Cleanliness:
the rooms were super clean and well appointed
the lodge is adorable and very clean
this place was beautiful and extremely clean
super clean comfortable and great location
comfy clean and convenient we had a great time
Host:
this place is awesome and the owners are awesome
very welcoming and helpful hosts
wonderful hosts you can tell they love what they do
sunnee and curt are very friendly hosts
that was very helpful
Location:
awesome location walking distance to beach and restaurants/ bars
the location was perfect for us
the folly river lodge was amazing great location super cute place
this was an excellent location in folly beach
great location an easy walk to all that folly beach has to offer
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The perfect Beach getaway

These are some of the best apartments that let you enjoy Folly Beach to the fullest and offer magnificent views of Folly Beach. What are you waiting for? Get your bags and book any of these places to enjoy the best that this place has to offer.

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