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Tides Folly Beach Hotel places you next to Folly Beach Fishing Pier and within 2 miles (3 km) of Folly Beach County Park. This 132-room, 3-star hotel welcomes guests with conveniences like an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free in-room WiFi. It's on the beach and also within a 30-minute drive of College of Charleston and USS Yorktown.


This hotel is home to a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. Full breakfast is offered for a fee each morning from 7 AM to 11 AM.


Tides Folly Beach Hotel's 132 air-conditioned rooms provide balconies, MP3 docks, and refrigerators. 32-inch flat-screen TVs come with cable channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Pillowtop beds grant a restful night's sleep, and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Coffee makers, free local calls, and ironing boards are also standard.

Property features

Guests staying at Tides Folly Beach Hotel enjoy an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Free parking is included with your stay. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a conference center, a 24-hour business center, and a computer station.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with cabanas (surcharge). After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at Tides Folly Beach Hotel like an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The hotel offers a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a beach bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Tides Folly Beach Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Terrace 
  • Shopping on site 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Total number of rooms - 132 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 372 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Beach bar 
  • Conference center 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Year Built 1985 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4000 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

Tides Folly Beach Hotel offers 132 air-conditioned accommodations with MP3 docking stations and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to balconies. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Folly Beach hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Phone 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Room service (limited hours) 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

BLU Restaurant and Bar - This beachfront restaurant specializes in seafood and serves light fare only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 85 per stay
  • Dogs and cats only
  • 2 per room

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 2 and USD 14 per person (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 85 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Folly Beach Hotel
  • Folly Beach Tides
  • Folly Beach Tides Hotel
  • Hotel Tides
  • Tides Folly Beach
  • Tides Folly Beach Hotel
  • Tides Hotel
  • Tides Hotel Folly Beach
  • Folly Beach Holiday Inn
  • Holiday Inn Folly Beach
  • Tides Folly Beach Hotel Folly Beach

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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