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Isle of Palms County Park

1st Street and 14th Avenue, Isle of Palms, SC 29451
843-886-3863
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks
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Perrineville, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW

We drove over from our hotel in Charleston, about a half hour drive. We arrived as the gates to the park were being opened, paid $7 and drove into the lot and parked. Simply stated, it was a short walk to the beach. There were restrooms, picnic tables and showers between the lot and beach. It seemed that on this... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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47 reviews 47 reviews
3 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 NEW

Nice, wide beach in a safe area. Facilities include restrooms (small), showers, changing huts, and a vendor selling beach supplies and chair/umbrella rentals. Small fee for on-site parking.

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Memphis
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Easy access to the beach over two separate foot bridges. Ample outdoor fresh water showers, changing cabanas and bath room facilities. Well maintained and nice landscaping.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Playground, clean washrooms/dressing rooms, access to ice cream! For a mom who is taking young kids to the beach, that's all I ask!!!

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Succasunna, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We were visiting Charleston for a reunion. Usually this weekend of the year we would be at the Jersey Shore. Needing a fix of beach and ocean, we found the Isle of Palms County Park. Great location, good price, great facility, very helpful staff. I only know of one new Jersey Beach park that comes close to this and that's... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Great proximity to Isle of Palms beach side attractions. A stay here will put you in the middle of fun in the sand, sea and sun!!

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Aiken, South Carolina
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107 reviews 107 reviews
26 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

went over to this park at the suggestion of a local though cmany people the service was great they had a guy to drill a hole and spike the umbrella you rented from them , the beach was actually pretty clean given the crowd, even the parking staf were helpful in getting you to a parking spot. Overall a great... More

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Cashiers, North Carolina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We found this cute park after being a little further down the beach but wish we had found it first. It has showers, foot washes, restrooms and a playground. It was verrrry busy but it was also a holiday weekend. You also have to pay for parking pretty much everywhere unless you get lucky. It was nice though

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Florence, South Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I have been to many beaches from one side of the US to the other. And this is a very beautiful beach. I would recommend anyone come here and visit at least once. It is a great family place. My only complaint is that there is no free public parking, but I guess you cannot complain about a $1/hr...

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Charleston, South Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Although not very large, the parking lot will hold a couple hundred cars. Eight dollars a day to park. There are public restrooms on site. I know it's hard to maintain in a beach environment but it would be nice if the county could keep it a little cleaner but not too bad. The sand is relatively hot unless you're... More

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