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Best Bites on Folly Beach

Beach towns aren’t always known as culinary destinations. However, on “The Edge of America” we are spoiled with food that will tease your taste buds. We have everything from curried mac and cheese to buckets of steamed crab legs. Don’t feel like you need to leave the beach to dine like a king. We have everything you could possibly want on Folly. Here’s where to eat:   Best Funky Fare: Jack of Cups...

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Miss Spoleto Festival USA

Experience 17 days of thrilling opera, theater, musical, and other performances during the 2018 Spoleto Festival USA, one of the top festivals in Charleston, SC near our Folly Beach bed and breakfast. From May 25 to June 10, Charleston will be vibrant with artistry, with a handful of venues across the peninsula hosting immersive, unique, and thrilling presentations. If you're still on the fence about attending we've got the top five reasons why...

Perfect Folly Beach Activities for Spring

As spring arrives, the weather begins to warm, local flora begins to bloom, and Folly Beach once again becomes a hub for beachgoers, entertainment, and outdoor activities. With so many fantastic things to do around the Folly Beach area, we've compiled all of the perfect Folly Beach activities there is to do during the spring months. From surf lessons to sports fishing to unique outdoor dining and exploring the historic area, there's something...

The Couple’s Guide To Folly Beach

The Couple’s Guide To Folly Beach A couple’s retreat to Folly Beach comes with endless amounts of fun, romantic, and exciting things to do and experience. From downtown dining in historic Charleston and paddleboarding and kayaking off of Folly Beach to innovative cooking classes downtown and charming walks along the historic gardens of the Lowcountry - couples will find no shortage of entertainment during their stay in Charleston. Follow...
Hotel guests elopement ceremony with a view of Morris Island Lighthouse

Plan Your Perfect Charleston Elopement With Water’s Edge Inn

Whether you are a budget-conscious bride looking to save on expenses or a private couple not-seeking an elaborate ordeal, elopements are growing in popularity. Not only is Charleston, SC one of the top wedding destinations in the nation, but also one of the top elopement destinations - and it’s not hard to figure out why.   Why Elope? You are in control of all of the decisions pertaining to your special day! You can elope and...

Plan A Fantastic Fall Getaway In Folly Beach

Folly Beach is not only one of Charleston's most popular beaches but is also one of the most popular beach destinations along the east coast. Though we don't quite draw the crowds of other massive destinations like Myrtle Beach or Virginia Beach, families and couples alike flock to the Folly shores to enjoy the quaint, small town feel that our beach offers.  Summer is without a doubt the most popular time to visit Folly, but the...

5 Reasons To Stay At A Folly Beach Bed & Breakfast

Planning a beach vacation can be a stressful endeavor. Where does one even start when determining the right route for a place to stay? If you are like many Folly Beach visitors, you are here to enjoy the decadent local dining, the charming local atmosphere, and the scenic shoreline. But what is the best option when it comes to taking in the local area while choosing a comfortable, convenient, and affordable lodging option? Though a bed...

Love Birds Unite

February in Folly Beach brings the FollyGras parade and celebration as well as romantic Valentine’s weekend getaways. Water’s Edge Inn and Regatta Inn played host to many couples enjoying romantic time together and it seems a new romance has developed within our own ranks…..   Meet Bubba. Bubba stays perched right outside our front door at Water’s Edge Inn and has taken a liking to the lovely Stella (and who could blame...

Folly Beach Festivals

Each year Folly and Charleston locals alike look forward to the festivals hosted in our quaint beach town. These are a great reason for members of the community to come together to celebrate and have some fun during the off-season, bringing a little more liveliness into the town when the summer rush isn’t upon us. Here’s the rundown for upcoming festivals for 2016: January 16-17: Taste of Folly February 16: Folly Gras April 9: Sea...

Halloween on Folly Beach

It's going to be be a fun filled weekend here on Folly Beach. There is guaranteed to be something for the young and old at heart.One of Folly's Biggest traditions is the Halloween Carnival. It will be held Friday Oct. 30th at Folly River Park from 6:30-9 pm.There will be a Children’s costume contest, Family costume contest, Mom or Dad’s best decorated or carved pumpkin (created at home) contest. Plus the annual favorites: hot dogs,...