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Holliday Inn Of Folly Beach

Holliday Inn of Folly Beach is located in Folly Beach, South Carolina. It is a family-owned inn that has been in operation since 1949.

About

Holliday Inn of Folly Beach contains 14 rooms. Each room has different themes, though they all maintain a beach foundation to their decoration style. The Surfer's Den, Set Sail Room, and the Butterfly Studio are located on the ground floor and provide guests with two queen beds and a full kitchen. The Wahine Room has a single queen bed, a microwave, a mini-refrigerator, and a coffee maker. Mermaid's Perch, Octopus Garden Room, The Skiff, and Marshview are located on the second floor and have a single queen bed, microwave, mini-refrigerator, and a coffee maker. The Starscape Room has a single queen bed, and a hidden starscape on the ceiling that is only is seen at night. The Beachcomber Room #1 has two queen beds and can be rented with and adjoined with the Beachcomber Room #2. Beachcomber Room #2 has a single queen bed, a microwave, a mini-refrigerator, and a coffee maker. The Pelicans Nest offers guests two queen beds, a walk-in shower, and the option of adjoining with the Captain's Quarters Room, which has a single California king bed and a wood-framed mirrored canopy. The Sail Away Room has two queen beds, a balcony, and a large bathroom.

Amenities available to all guests include free Wi-Fi, free parking, and TV with cable. The outdoor swimming pool is open from 10 AM to 10 AM and is the largest outdoor pool in Folly. Maid service is provided, helping to keep rooms immaculate for guests. Bathroom amenities that are provided include shampoo, soap, and a hairdryer. Other common areas that all guests are welcome to are the shared indoor porch, sunroom, the covered patio, grill, patio tables with umbrellas, and the outdoor benches and lawn chairs. Guests can rent cots for $35. There are shared books and games available for guest's entertainment. Pets and smoking are not allowed on the property. The property has a convenient location, situated only a four-minute walk and two streets back from the beach. Center street is also only a four-minute walk from the property.

Culture

The staff at the Holliday Inn of Folly Beach hope that their guests have a good time on the beach and can create memories on and off the property. The property aims to create a quiet atmosphere for their guests while still allowing guests to have the family experience that they are looking for. The property receives many repeat guests, including locals and out-of-state visitors.

Guests frequently comment on their appreciation for the history of the property. The property's location is another aspect of the property that guests comment on, pertaining to the fact that it is only two blocks away from the beach. One guest left a review saying, "We loved staying at the Holliday Inn, everything was convenient to walk to, close to the beach, and our room was comfortable and clean. The pool was very nice, the room was cozy, and we had a great vacation!" Another guest said, "We stayed in a room that had a kitchen. The room was exceptionally clean. There was a lovely and quiet garden courtyard. The pool was large and had well-kept furniture. The management and staff are friendly and helpful. The public beach access is across the street and is a pleasant and short walk to the beach. Shops, restaurants, and pubs are less than a three walk. The Folly Pier is less than a five-minute walk. You could possibly park your car for the entire stay."

The property does its best to provide guests with information regarding what they are looking for nearby. Two restaurants that the property recommends are The Crab Shack and Loggerhead's Beach Grill. The Crab Shack offers local and fresh seafood and live music. Loggerheads serves soups, salads, burgers, flatbreads, seafood, and desserts.

History

The Holliday Inn of Folly Beach originated in 1949 and has been in the Holliday family from that time, with Louis being the current owner. Louis' mother decided to rent out rooms of their beach house to earn some extra money. The money from these rentals was then able to provide the improvements that the beach house needed. The Holliday Inn of Folly Beach has significantly expanded since it first opened in 1949. The property started with only four rooms but now has 14 rooms, common areas, a large swimming pool, a fire pit, and other features for guests to enjoy.

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Established
1949
Location

116 West Ashley Ave
Folly Beach, South Carolina
United States

Type

Bed and Breakfast

Owners

Louis

Owned Since
1949
Reviews
3.5 (1 Reviews)
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