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Folly Beach Public Beach

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Address: Arctic Ave., Folly Beach, SC 29439
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$ 45.00*
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Folly River Kayak Tour
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US$ 44.99*
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2-Hour Salt Marsh Cruise from Folly Beach
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US$ 45.00*
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Group Surf Lessons on Folly Beach South Carolina

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What a lovely beach

Im so glad we chose to go to this beach. We went during spring break expecting it to be ridiculously crowded, bit we were pleasantly surprised that it wasn't!! So beautiful and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Saukville, Wisconsin
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Saukville, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Im so glad we chose to go to this beach. We went during spring break expecting it to be ridiculously crowded, bit we were pleasantly surprised that it wasn't!! So beautiful and clean. Take the time too walk out on the pier and watch the fishermen and just Yale in the natural beauty

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A visit to Folly Beach SC is like a step back in time. A funky little gift shop, bar and restaurant driven downtown opens up to a phenomenal 1000+ foot long pier and an amazing wide flat beach. Take the family or just you and your loved one and enjoy some quiet time, just off the beaten path, at Folly... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to relax and enjoy close to Charleston. Pack a picnic and enjoy the beach. Clean and neat.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice! Calm and quiet just warm enough to enjoy the breeze. Restaurants and shopping walking distance.

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Flat rock, NC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are spending Thanksgiving at Folly Beach. The temperature is 74 degrees and not a cloud in the sky. Going to FollyBeach in the fall is a perfect vacation.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came in November and it wasn't too crowded. The beach was clean and there were shells that were washed up and we were able to pick up as we walked along. There is a nice pier that you can walk out on and rent fishing poles and bait if you choose. This is a beautiful beach to visit and... More 

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Pelzer, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love coming to Folly Beach. The stores, the beach, it's all fun. I went down with my best friend for the weekend. Even though the waves were crazy, I still had an amazing time. And it's never packed like Myrtle.

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Blountville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice beach.. clean.. great access.. good for beach lovers, paddle boarding, and biking. shells are very picked over

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great beach if you don't need all of the frills. The sand is great, water is clear and warm and there are plenty of places to grab a bite or a drink.

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located on the south east shore of Hilton Head Island, this beach is easily accessible by car but has rather limited parking. Access to the beach is via a wooden walkway. There are public restrooms by the walkway. Long, sandy clean beach.

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