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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here on on way home from Disney World for a quick rest. The staff was FANTASTIC! My father in law needed a wheel chair and some assistance - and the staff was more than helpful!!! Rooms were nice-view was fantastic. Lobby was very clean, awesome fire puts out back, heated pool that was truly HEATED! I would go... More 

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South Carolina
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Live about 40 minutes from Folly. Have lived here 26 years and only been to Folly a handful of times for a few hours (to watch my son surf or visit someone who was staying there). Decided to spend 2 nights with family and we had a blast. Rented a golf cart for the day (cheap) and scoured the whole... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice & clean. Staff was very helpful & pleasant. Starbucks coffee was on-site. Heated pool & wifi. Doors to balcony did not lock. Very dog friendly. I've never stayed at a location with so many furry friends around. All the restaurants nearby were also furry friendly. Beachside bar as well as inside bar & restaurant. We liked the cabana... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This hotel attempted a renovation that doesn't quite cut it. Mildew in the bathroom, stains on the chairs and bedspreads, curtains hanging off the rod and dirty carpet. Beach hotels take a beating, but the rooms here are pretty bad. Beach bar is cute, inside bar and restaurant is only ok. Honestly I've stayed at Marriott Courtyards that are nicer.... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I gave four because I felt like the room we stayed in was a little run down. We have to request microwave in order to have one in our room. Towels resupply was inadequate the next day, but they were accommodating after requesting. Overall, my family has a great time. The hotel is close to small town restaurants and shops.... More 

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Flat rock, NC
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bar overlooking the ocean is a must visit. During the colder months they have propane fire pits. It's a great place to go for a drink. They also offer food from the Blu restaurant. We normally visit Folly Beach at least once a year and we always go to this venue.

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Blountville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the rooms are Ocean front so your looking out at the beach/ ocean/ and peer... the hotel lobby is very nice and lots of space.. heated pool, lounge area and outdoor bar... the rooms were clean, nice.. a little wear (but that is not a issue) the staff is nice and will help. I thought the restaurant was overpriced.. as... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: Great staff, clean rooms, great views, great location, and great bar. They were great about early check in because we were late getting to an event. Sitting out on the deck by the fires at Blu was just wonderful. Everyone there seemed to really care if we were enjoying our vacation. Really great place to reconnect. Cons: No hot... More 

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Huntersville NC, United States
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always love a trip to Folly Beach and staying at the Tides. Great location, views and weather. The entire staff is always friendly and courteous and Jay is always very helpful making sure your stay is perfect. We also met Queenie this trip who had a big smile and made our stay very pleasant. The Blu restaurant serves a good... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved staying at the Tides. All rooms are on the beach. The employees we so helpful and friendly always trying to meet all our needs. They have their own Starbucks's on the first floor. It was great waking up sitting on the balcony with a cup of coffee watching the sun come up! They have their own restaurant or you... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Only nine miles from historic downtown Charleston, Tides Folly Beach is located along one of south's most beautiful beaches, offering breathtaking views and a laid back vibe. Tides is the ideal destination for your next Charleston beach vacation, wedding or get-together with friends, family or business associates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tides Folly Beach

Address: 1 Center Street, PO Box 68, Folly Beach, SC 29439
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Folly Beach
Price Range: £97 - £211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tides Folly Beach 3*
Number of rooms: 132
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Also Known As:
Tides Folly Beach Hotel Folly Beach
Holiday Inn Folly Beach
Folly Beach Holiday Inn
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“I like the upper level of the hotel better view of the beach and ocean and it is quiet”
 of 5 bubbles sharonmiller480, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have an ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles williampO3107NJ, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor not really recommended- close to the generator.”
 of 5 bubbles CarolynG773, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms above the third level offer full ocean views”
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“Better view from higher up”
 of 5 bubbles , 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
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