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Water's Edge Inn

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   79 2nd Street West, Folly Beach, SC 29439
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Ranked #1 of 3 Folly Beach B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We absolutely loved our short stay here for our honeymoon. All of the staff were extremely kind and helpful and educated about the area and able to give great suggestions of places to eat, visit, and see. Breakfast wasn't 5 star, but it really added a further touch of home being so quaint. Folly punch was delicious every afternoon!!! We... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Here at Water's Edge Inn, we love helping our guests celebrate those special occasions, such as their honeymoon. We are so happy you decided to spend your romantic retreat with us and that you had a relaxing vacation. Our quaint breakfast is one of our many charms and we try to switch up what we serve each morning so that... More

Columbia, South Carolina, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the time I decided to enjoy one of the elopement packages offered, the staff were attentive, intentional in details, friendly, fun. An absolute pleasure to work with. We enjoyed the Hemingway room with it's wonderful screened in porch. With the beach within walking distance or a quick trip on their golf cart, we were able to enjoy all Folly... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Our package deals offer guests a great way to enjoy an elopement on the beach or even just a romantic getaway with that special someone. Our guests love spending time on the large screened in porches, enjoying our breakfast or just relaxing in the afternoon after happy hour. Plus, with our golf cart shuttle, we love to encourage laziness and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

4 perfect days on folly and waters edge was the best place to stay. Clean updated spacious room with large screened porch for relaxing. Inn is on the bay side of the island so very private and quiet. Close to everything of course and I rode one of their bikes everywhere. Folly is so laid back and the innkeepers here... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Being located on the marsh provides Water's Edge Inn with a sense of tranquility and peace, as it is much more private and serene. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and even were able to ride the bike around Folly. Next time you stay with us, remember that all our return guests receive 10% off their... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved everything about our stay at Water's Edge Inn. We stayed in the Hemingway room, which had a spacious bathroom and a screened in porch that overlooked a marsh/marina. We enjoyed breakfast and happy hour at the Inn daily and utilized both the beach chair and bike rentals. Riding around folly beach was one of our favorite parts of... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We do our best to ensure that every guest enjoys their stay here with us and spend their vacation relaxing. Bikes are a great way to travel around Folly and see everything our beach here has to offer! The Hemingway is definitely one of our most popular rooms too. Next time you come visit,... More

Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed at the Water's Edge Inn and had a great time. We stayed in a villa with our family of five and the place was beautiful. It had two screened in porches, three bedrooms and a nice kitchen and living area. The staff at the Inn was very helpful. Megan and Gina were extremely helpful with recommendations for activities... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your wonderful experience with us! We strive to provide the best level of customer service and are always so excited when we hear you have enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Aloha Y'all! More

Richmond, Virginia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We had a wonderful visit. We stayed in the Pacific room, which is on the top floor and has a nice view of the marsh. The room and inn are very clean. The beach and restaurants are within easy walking distance; we enjoyed being able to walk to dinner and the bustling main street (Center) but then back to the... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We are looking forward to seeing you again in the future. Make sure you mention you have stayed with us before for your 10% return guest discount. Aloha Y'all! More

Castle Rock, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This was a great place to stay! We stayed in the villa with our extended family. The villa was beautiful and clean. The breakfast was nice. Restaurants on the island are within walking distance or the golf cart shuttle can take you there. Beach access was within walking distance or the shuttle can take you there also. The beach was... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Love to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Remember all return guests get a 10% discount, so check us out the next time you are in town! Aloha Y'all! More

Beaufort, South Carolina
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13 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Our daughter, son-in-law and grand kids were renting a house at Folly Beach for a week. My husband and I came up for 2 nights and since there "wasn't room at the inn" we stayed at the Water's Edge Inn. It worked out great. We literally were within walking distance of their house so it was perfect. We were met... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We are always looking to improve our guest experience, and I am so happy to hear you had a good time!! We will absolutely look into the umbrella anchors and see if some of them need a little love! Breakfast options are also something we are looking into improving, so thank you for... More

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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The rooms are great. Everyone here is just wonderful - forgive my spelling if I get any wrong - Katelyn, Kelly, Megan, & Gena are really just the best. We'll be back again, and hope it won't be as long of a hiatus. Travel tip: go check out Charleston SUP Safaris for a great experience! Go SUP alongside wild dolphins... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Glad to hear you had a great time! Dolphins are one of the many great things to see in Charleston! We look forward to your next visit! Aloha Y'all! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My boyfriend and I just stayed at the Water’s Edge. It is so pretty and quaint and the staff was very nice and accommodating (we can’t say the same for our experience at the Charleston hotel we stayed at). They will drive you into town in their golf cart. In fact, we called for a ride home one night and... More

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience! All of our rooms are truly unique, and it is awesome when our guests enjoy that unique charm. Thank you for letting us know about the bathroom fan and maybe make-up mirrors are in our future. :) More

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Address: 79 2nd Street West, 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:3.5 star — Water's Edge Inn 3.5*
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Also Known As:
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