Anything You Want. All Outside Your Door.

Whether you want to hit the beach or hit the town, share some alone time or hang with everyone around…in Folly Beach, there’s always something to fill your days and liven up your nights. From adventurous water sports to leisurely bike rides, hot local dining to wild entertainment…it’s all within reach when you stay at the Tides Hotel. And we’ll make sure it’s unforgettable. Even if you choose to never speak of what you do here again. For specific daily events and activities, festivals, special happenings or up-to-the-minute photos, please follow us on Facebook @

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Folly Beach Oceanfront Dining Blu Restaurant & Bar
BLU is the signature restaurant and bar of Tides Hotel. Casual yet gracious, take advantage of the outdoor beach bar, relaxed indoor bar or oceanfront restaurant seating. In a city defined by water, BLU stands tall as one of the few Charleston restaurants with oceanfront dining.

Beach Chair & Jet Ski Rentals Sun & Ski
Sun and Ski is a seasonal operation that provides the guests of Tides Folly Beach with the opportunity to enjoy fun in the sun in the comfort of beach chairs and under the shade of an umbrella. Take out a jet ski to get your adrenaline pumping! All guests of Tides Folly Beach may charge Sun & Ski expenses directly to their room.

Kayaking Charleston and Folly Beach Charleston Outdoor Adventures (COA)
COA, located on Bowens Island by Folly Creek provides Eco-tours to the guests of Tides Folly Beach. Captain Joe Lotts and his staff offer chartered fishing expeditions, guided kayaking and paddle board tours as well as rentals. Ask about our Outdoor Adventure Program or check out our Tideland Adventure Package.

Roasted Roasted Coffee
No matter the weather, you can always use a pick-me up. Located inside the Tides Hotel, Roasted proudly serves Starbucks Coffee. Tides is proud to partner with Starbucks Coffee to provide our guests with the best quality coffee, no matter how they like it; hot, frozen, or somewhere inbetween.

Charleston Surf Lessons Charleston Surf Lessons
Looking for excitement? There is nothing like the exhilaration of riding a wave? Then maximize your surfing experience by booking a surf lesson with Charleston Surf Lessons. We offer surf lessons that are fun, exciting and perfect for any age or level of surfing! Never surfed before? Our Team of qualified, CPR certified, surf instructors will have you up and riding the waves in record time! Learn fundamental techniques that improve your surfing and take you to the next level. Get ready for an activity to remember; whether you are planning a surf trip, creating your Folly Beach vacation checklist or are currently living in the Charleston/Folly Beach area but just finally wanting to charge the surf.

For more information on our amenities, please contact one of our reservation specialists at 843.588.6464.