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Tides Folly Beach Hotel

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas
Hypo-allergenic bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk
Hypo-allergenic bedding, pillowtop beds, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Tides Folly Beach Hotel

Tides Folly Beach Hotel

3 out of 5

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Social distancing

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationFolly Beach Fishing Pier1 min walk
  • Popular LocationFolly Beach County Park4 min drive
  • Popular LocationBattery Number 5 Marker9 min drive
  • AirportCharleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.)38 min drive

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About this area

Folly Beach

Located in Folly Beach, Tides Folly Beach Hotel is in the entertainment district and on the beach. Charleston City Market and Charleston Music Hall are notable landmarks, and if an activity is on the agenda, check out Port of Charleston Cruise Terminal. Patriots Point and USS Yorktown are also worth visiting. Kayaking and scuba diving offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with skydiving and ecotours nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Folly Beach Fishing Pier - 1 min walk
  • Folly Beach County Park - 4 min drive
  • Morris Island Lighthouse - 7 min drive
  • Battery Number 5 Marker - 9 min drive
  • Splash Zone Waterpark - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Charleston Station - 28 min drive
  • Charleston Intl. Airport (CHS) - 38 min drive

Restaurants

  • BLU Restaurant and Bar — 1 min walk
  • Woody's Pizza — 3 min walk
  • Loggerhead's Beach Grill — 3 min walk
  • Chico Feo — 4 min walk
  • Lost Dog Cafe — 4 min walk

About this property

Tides Folly Beach Hotel

Waterfront hotel with an outdoor pool
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a beach bar, a poolside bar, and a coffee shop/café are onsite. All 132 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find balconies, pillowtop beds, and MP3 docks.
Tides Folly Beach Hotel offers 132 accommodations with MP3 docking stations and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Folly Beach hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options
  • Free offsite parking

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: USD 2-20 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 beach bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Motorized watercraft
  • Outdoor pool
  • Shopping
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Volleyball

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center (4000 square feet of space)
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Beach cabanas (surcharge)
  • Beach loungers
  • Beachfront location
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • MP3 dock
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - 6:00 AM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 95 per stay
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.0 per night
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Destination fee: USD 2.00 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee: USD 10 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Health club access
  • Internet access
  • Parking

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 2 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 95 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Folly Beach Hotel
Folly Beach Tides
Folly Beach Tides Hotel
Hotel Tides
Tides Folly Beach
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Tides Hotel
Tides Hotel Folly Beach
Folly Beach Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Folly Beach
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4.0
Very Good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 409 out of 954 reviews
5 - Excellent 43%
Rating 4 - Good. 309 out of 954 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 134 out of 954 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 72 out of 954 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 30 out of 954 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

3.9/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

2/5 Poor

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Ocean view I liked. Disliked the humidity in the room, overpriced food and the “fish tacos” were a joke along with overpriced room.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
Folly beach is a great area. Tides is more of a hotel but doesnt offer daily maid services and after beach time with 2 kids it gets sandy quickly. Location was great
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
No
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful property, convenient to everything
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Wonderful property on the beach and in the heart of the dining/entertainment district.
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2021