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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.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

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

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.

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.

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

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

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

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 85 per stay
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 2 per room

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

Fees

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 14 per person (approximately)
  • 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.

Hotel Name

  • Folly Beach Hotel
  • Folly Beach Tides
  • Folly Beach Tides Hotel
  • Hotel Tides
  • Tides Folly Beach
  • Tides Folly Beach Hotel
  • Tides Hotel
  • Tides Hotel Folly Beach
  • Folly Beach Holiday Inn
  • Holiday Inn Folly Beach
  • Tides Folly Beach Hotel Folly Beach

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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