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Good beach, long boardwalk and observation tower

Located in a small city this popular park offers a boat landing as well as a beach. The beach is a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John A
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Marco Island, Florida
The Sands

The Sands beach in the charming coastal town of Port Royal, SC is a wonderful place to visit. You... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TINA E
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“sands beach” (9 reviews)
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London Ave, Port Royal, SC
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in a small city this popular park offers a boat landing as well as a beach. The beach is a favorite site for finding fossilized shark teeth.

Thank John A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Sands beach in the charming coastal town of Port Royal, SC is a wonderful place to visit. You can drive out onto the beach and park your car (be mindful of the high and low tides though) and watch for dolphins, listen to the...More

Thank TINA E
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We were told that the Sands was the best place for finding sharks teeth but I guess they were all found before we arrived. If you were too close to the water, you would sink in mud. We did find a few shells but not...More

Thank SherryH334
Reviewed 19 August 2017

I just love this little beach. Its small and almost never crowded. Its mostly a shell beach so wear your flip flops, but people do lay out on it. Its dog friendly and they a receptacle in case of "depsits". I like to go in...More

1  Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Nice little beach that you can pull your car right up to. We walked about a hundred yards down the beach and found a nice spot. Some people had dogs, some were fishing, some were looking for sharks teeth. All in all everyone was relaxing.

Thank muleboy
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Beach with a boardwalk and observation tower. Beach is not sandy, but several people were laying out or setting in chairs to catch the sun. Several people fishing. We stopped on our way to Paris Island to look for birds. Did not see much, but...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This is a very small beach with lots of broken shells on it. Unless you really need a beach fix, don't go out of your way.

Thank luv2travel101548
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I was happy to discover the Sands beach area. The reason for the visit was for our m/c riding group to take in another attraction. So riding over wasn't about swimming, surfing or boating it was about the boardwalk the observation tower and the view....More

Thank Jimmy J
Reviewed 24 April 2017

On a trip to Beaufort County for my nephew's Marine Corps boot camp graduation, my boyfriend and I took the opportunity to enjoy the Sands during some down time from the celebrations. I am a dedicated shell seeker, and this small strip of beach did...More

Thank Shelly S
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Love visiting this area to watch the dolphins play but it is not a area I would want to get in the water

Thank DeniseN10ec
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Dolly V
8 June 2017|
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Response from Jack M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think anyone would mind if a kid rode a tricycle on the boardwalk.
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Marianne G
1 April 2017|
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Response from Rondi F | Reviewed this property |
I didn't no that's any posted rules about dogs. But I did see several dogs while they are and they were all on leashes, so I assume that is the acceptable rule.
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