Known by the nickname “Edge of America” Folly Beach, SC, is a great place to call home. Folly Beach is a part of coastal South Carolina and exudes charm, laid back living and full of American history.
There are some great homes to buy and great homes to rent as vacation rentals year round, as residents and visitors are able to enjoy the beautiful sunrise on the beach and end the day with the mesmerizing sunset on the Folly River.
The main street in town is Center Street which dead ends at the Atlantic Ocean. This street is lined with excellent restaurants, gift shops, bars, restaurants and surfing stores. Please take the time to walk out onto the Folly Beach Fishing Pier to enjoy the breezes from the ocean. One of the most beautiful sites is the Morris Island Lighthouse an the far end of the island. A must see part of history.
There are many attractions on Folly Beach. The Edwin S. Taylor Folly Beach Fishing Pier provides beach access, equipment rentals and special events. The Island Hopper Charter offers sightseeing tours and fishing excursions. These include sunset cruise, eco tours and access to view the famous Morris Island Lighthouse. The Edge of America charter also offers sightseeing tours along Sunset Cay Marina, Folly River, Atlantic Ocean, Bird Island, Folly Island, Kiawah Island, view of Atlantic Ocean, Stono River and Bird Key while watching the sunset, dolphins and nesting birds.
Apart from outdoor adventures, Folly Beach provides a wide variety of restaurants for food lovers such as Bowen’s Island Restaurant which offers seafood and the Folly Beach Brewery which combines live music and beer as well as many other restaurants.