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Folly Beach Fishing Pier

Open today: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Nice beach, hot sand!

Love this beach but the sand is soooo hot! Great bar restaurant on the pier, next to an awesome... read more

Reviewed yesterday
lori g
Monroe, New York
Huge pier

This is one of the largest piers I’ve been on, super clean for a fishing pier. Had great view of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sevierville, Tennessee
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“fish”(117 reviews)
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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101 East Arctic Avenue, Folly Beach, SC 29439
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All reviews gift shop fish nice walk public bathrooms two story great place to walk second level fun to watch watch the sunset no charge the east coast saw dolphins pier stroll ocean benches bait
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Reviewed yesterday

Love this beach but the sand is soooo hot! Great bar restaurant on the pier, next to an awesome gift shop!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lori g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the largest piers I’ve been on, super clean for a fishing pier. Had great view of sunset from the pier. Little shop at entrance. Good way to spend some time, I didn’t fish but others said it was a good place...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank carlc627
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited over New Years Weekend. Great small town feel and pier. Local told me it was rebuilt after Hurricane Hugo in 1989 and due to Sea Worms eating at the support poles it is being closed and rebuilt again October of 2019. Will be closed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Phil H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are here....Just do it! excellent! Twilight is the best time Most secure their dinner reservations. Grab a beer and walk. Serene and peaceful. Remember east is where you Arrived from...at least your ancestors ....see the following seas that brought them here every time...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Claude C
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

So kids are early risers. Literally so early we could see the sun come up on three days in a row. Took it in twice on the pier. Clean and well maintained public facility. Really lots of space to enjoy on the pier. It is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ridenhourd
Reviewed November 16, 2018

Enjoy a small walk and a great view . Fishing allowed and monthly contests . Solid built and very long .

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Beverly B
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We walked the pier and watched the sunset, such beautiful views. There is a restaurant and bar available.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wayne D
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Beautiful pier stretching out into the Atlantic. The bait and tackle shop has souvenirs, some on clearance at a good price. Lots of fishing going on, and occasionally you see a dramatic catch. There are some picnic table around the restaurant and tackle shop, not...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Matt B
Reviewed November 11, 2018

A nice stroll and a great time chatting with the fishermen along the way. They were kind and full of stories! Very enjoyable afternoon

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen R
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Great place to visit and have a drink at the outside bar on the pier. Also a good place to do some fishing.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jan-Erik Z
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January 3, 2019|
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Response from folly531 | Reviewed this property |
You do not need a fishing license to fish from our pier! You definitely need one if your going to surf fish from the beach...this time of year you definitely will catch a few sharks, maybe a bass, really there is no telling... More
January 3, 2019|
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Response from baze3026 | Reviewed this property |
I went in the summer but, did hear talk of Redfish that time of year... Good Luck!
Karen S
January 16, 2018|
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Response from Donald P | Reviewed this property |
$3.00 and you will want some bait another $3.00