Daniel Ravenel Sotheby's International Realty - Folly Beach

Folly Beach


Folly Beach is a hip barrier island south of James Island and conveniently located just 12 miles from Charleston, SC. With a bustling shopping and dining area, a large beachfront, great food, and a rich history, both visitors and residents can find plenty to do and see on this beautiful island.

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Folly Beach is a wonderful place to live and Folly Beach real estate properties range from the $200,000s to nearly $2 million – all of which are sure to make your beach dreams come true. Once you become part of the community, you’ll find there’s always a party or event going on and with the water so nearby, you’ll have endless opportunities to swim, surf, sail, and just kick back and relax.

Blending Relaxation and Excitement

With a strong surfing culture and many resident artists, the area has a distinct bohemian feel and has become a very popular vacation spot for those wishing to rent single family homes weekly. The area also has a large hotel and the famous 1,405 foot-long Folly Beach fishing pier is a popular destination for bird watching, fishing, and simply taking a stroll.