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The Pelican Inn

2.5 of 5 506 Myrtle Avenue, Pawleys Island, SC 29585
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bethesda, Maryland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This is a much overdue review. Our daughter Shelby got married at the Pelican inn (well actually at the little chapel down the street.. but all the festivities were at the Inn). It was last November 2013 and the weather could have been terrible but wasn't..it was perfect for an out door reception. She married a local young man and... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Corinne's Pelican Inn on Pawley's Island is the real deal: a beach inn that quietly offers great service and food--two meals daily included in the price--while you take in the sand, the ocean, the marsh, and lazy midday snoozes on the porch that always seems to catch breezes. The rooms are spotlessly clean but beachy--Pawley's likes to call itself 'arrogantly... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The Inn is a wonderful old beach house, with two full meals provided daily. Comparing our recent stay with prior ones, we've concluded that perhaps the other guests with whom you are sharing the inn make all the difference in the experience. There are just eight rooms, and as other reviews have noted, no sound barriers between them. We really... More

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South Carolina, United States
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The staff of Pawley's Pelican outdid themselves AGAIN! As breakfast and lunch are included in your stay, the girls do a FABULOUS job! From a breakfast spread of Bacon, ham, sausage, eggs, grits, sweet bread and fruit... FABULOUS! The dinner (mid-day meal) could include Low Country Boil, Fabulous Fried Chicken, Ribs, Beer Bread, salad, and fruit. And don't forget the... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The Pelican Inn continues the great tradition of guest houses, inns from Pawleys' past. If you remember The Tip Top, The Cassina you'll love The Pelican Inn. It's like summer camp for the whole family. The rooms are comfortable, neat, clean. The bathrooms are shared. You should bring extra towels and beach chairs. The food is past wonderful with a... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

This is the best B&B I have ever stayed in. The food is crazy good and has inspired my husband and I to try out some of their dishes. The fried chicken is AMAZING! The key-lime pie is out-of-this-world good. The sheets feel fantastic, the decor is adorable, and this place is clean. The family who owns and runs this... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We had the most fantastic relaxing stay for 5 idyllic days and nights at the Pelican Inn. The food was gorgeous, fresh local produce and traditional South Carolinan cuisine. Everyone staying there seemed relaxed, friendly and welcoming, sharing the large comfortable living room during a storm or chatting in the hammocks on the cool wide veranda. Corinne and her daughters... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

very cozy place for a wedding reception. however, the back yard was amazing. as you walked the man made boardwalk you are amazed by its surrounding when all of a sudden you end up on the beach. spectacular!

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Greenville, South Carolina
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6 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

I have been to this inn many times over my lifetime. It is a treasure. "Communal" is the word to describe the Pelican Inn. First of all, breakfast and lunch are served family style on the great enclosed porch, and it is delicious. We enjoy meeting new people, so this is great. It has a very "summer camp" feel. There... More

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

My wife and I had a great time at the Pelican Inn. The location is beautiful. The food is amazing. The owners are very nice. The property is full of history. Overall it was a very relaxing trip. You don't necessarily have the most privacy. Some rooms have a shared bathroom and others have their own; but that didn't deter... More

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Address: 506 Myrtle Avenue, Pawleys Island, SC 29585
Location: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Pawleys Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Pelican Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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