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Tides Folly Beach

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Center Street, PO Box 68, Folly Beach, SC 29439
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Tom P Lutherville Timonium, Maryland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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Lutherville Timonium, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had the most fantastic time during our stay at the Tides. The entire experience from beginning to end was simply awesome. If you want to know what good customer service is just stay at the Tides! This is a place that we now call our go to vacation spot and plan to spend many more days in the coming... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is now my third time staying at the Tides hotel in Folly Beach. They definitely need to update parts of the hotel and give some of the rooms some TLC. There is rust in a few places. However, all that can be overlooked with the beautiful views and the helpful staff.

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Syracuse, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Love love this hotel. Stayed here for second year in a row and we love it. Pet friendly so our spoiled golden can go with us. This town is very pet friendly. The Blu restuarant is phenomenol. A great location, near Charleston and able to get there in about 20 minutes from Folly. Can't wait to go back.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is about our 5th stay at Tides. We always have a nice time when staying there. It is pet friendly and that is a plus. If you stay there and have a need or question speak to Jay. Jay is knowledgable, resourceful and a true good will ambassador for the Tides. We will be back.

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Santa Monica, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very relaxing and fun beach vacation. Great beach with warm water and mellow waves. The Tide's restaurant chef prepared great fresh fish selections, the beach chaise lounge, umbrella and water sports staff were perfect and the front desk was ultra-helpful!

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Augusta, Georgia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We felt welcomed the moment we were greeted by the parking attendant. Great view, good service, friendly staff...but no lobby restrooms and restrooms for the Blu restaurant? I must say we enjoyed our stay at the Tides Folly Beach. Considering it's the only hotel in Folly and the eclectic vibe of Folly, it was the best as far as other... More

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Conway, South Carolina, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Checked in on Aug 25th, got there early, room was ready!! Hudson, one of the staff. helped us unload the car, and smiled the entire time. The desk staff was extremely helpful and made us feel welcome from day one! And other than the tub being clogged, which they fixed, we had no problems. the pool area clean,, has lots... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The good news: the location is ideal and the rooms have a great ocean view. The restaurant is very good and the prices are very reasonable even the room service was inexpensive. All the nightlife was within easy walking distance, you won't need to have your car which is ideal because parking can be challenging. The bad news: the room... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a very pleasant stay at the Tides. Every staff member at this hotel was extremely kind and accommodating. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The Tides is in the heart of all of the action (restaurants, shops, etc).

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Troy, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this hotel for a family vacation. Everything is in walking distance to town. Everything at the hotel was great, except for the service in the restaurants!! It was very slow, but it could of been because the season was just beginning and not all seasonal help was hired. Ran into same problem in town at the restaurants, slow... More

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Additional Information about Tides Folly Beach

Address: 1 Center Street, PO Box 68, Folly Beach, SC 29439
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Folly Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Tides Folly Beach 3*
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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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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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As the only full service beachfront hotel in the Charleston area, Tides Folly Beach features 132 classically appointed oceanfront guest rooms, each with either one king-size bed or two double beds. Our Oceanfront Superior Rooms feature private Juliette balconies while our Beachfront Rooms feature semi-private patios with exclusive access to our pool and beach. Every guest of Tides Folly Beach is guaranteed a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean. Our on-site restaurant, BLU, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner every day with a special room service menu and the outdoor oceanfront bar is the perfect spot for a cold afternoon beverage. Check out our brand new on-site coffee shop, Roasted, where We Proudly Serve Starbucks Coffee. The outdoor pool is heated year round. Guests of Tides Folly Beach may also take advantage of our off street parking, fitness center, business center and complimentary wireless internet. Come join us at Tides Folly Beach where every day is another day in paradise. ... more   less 
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