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Get an overview of this hotelOceanfront hotel with free WiFi and heated pool

Overlooking the Atlantic

Tides Folly Beach Hotel is right on the Atlantic coast, on a quiet stretch of beachfront 11 miles (18 km) from downtown Charleston. Nearby activities include kayaking, fishing, and paddleboarding, while USS Yorktown and Fort Sumter Civil War site are a half-hour drive.

Free parking and a pool

The beach is just steps away, and the heated outdoor pool helps ensure guests can enjoy the ocean views in all seasons. BLU Restaurant serves regionally inspired seafood dishes, while the bar also overlooks the water. The fitness center is open around the clock, and onsite parking is free.

Balconies and free WiFI

Bright, comfortable guestrooms include patios or balconies that make the most of the oceanfront location. Free WiFi is available throughout, and mini-fridges and coffeemakers take care of in-room drinks. Entertainment comes in the form of 32-inch TVs and MP3 docking stations.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with cabanas (surcharge). After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at Tides Folly Beach Hotel like an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The hotel offers a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a beach bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Tides Folly Beach Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Shopping on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Total number of rooms - 132 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 372 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Beach bar 
  • Year Built 1985 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4000 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Climate control 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
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Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

BLU Restaurant and Bar - This beachfront restaurant specializes in seafood and serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

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

  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are 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.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 85 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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