The 12 Best Airbnbs In Folly Beach, South Carolina

September 18, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Folly Beach, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Folly Beach and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Hawaiian Themed Tropical Oasis Minutes From the Beach

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $130 per night, airbnb.com

An Instagram-worthy listing is how you can describe this Hawaiian themed, 1-bedroom cottage. It's tropical vibes immediately get you into a holiday mood. The outdoor area is adorably designed with a koi pond with fish, tropical foliage, a tiki bar, a lovely outdoor shower, and charming oversized chairs that were made in the shape of hands. The rain showers in the bathroom add to the entire tropical oasis vibe, perfect for travelers looking for a tropical vibe.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Belly up to a Polynesian style tiki bar and hear the soothing sounds of a babbling water fountain. Bamboo screening fences in a lushly planted garden with a fun outdoor shower. Inside is a cozy studio space with a kitchenette for making simple meals.!”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Kitchenette | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Room-darkening shades | Heating

Guest Reviews

“This was the perfect getaway for us! We loved everything about this place and would definitely come back!” – Harrison
“This place was amazing! Will definitely love to come back here for a weekend. Close to the beach and everything else you would need.” – Nicholas
“LOVED this Air BnB… from the location, to super comfy bed, rad outdoor shower in tropical themed tiki bar, and kind hosts. It was awesome.” – Susannah
“Lovely, charming, clean—and excellent water pressure. The cutest little getaway.” – Olivia
“Everything was cute and cozy. The backyard with the koi fish pond and tiki bar was the real treat. It was even more beautiful in person.” – Hannah

#2 The Cedar House Rules

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $130 per night, airbnb.com

This tiny house is located in the Riverland Terrace neighbourhood of James Island — a great leaping off spot for downtown, Folly Beach, and Johns Island. It's a cozy, comfortable spot for a couple wanting some alone time away from the kids, a staycation just for the two of you, complete with a queen-size bed, full kitchen, and bathroom. Adding to this charming vibe is the neighbourhood itself with a community garden, bungalow houses, and live oaks trees draped in Spanish moss.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This tiny home tries really hard to be as wonderful as the cedar tree it sits next to. It even dressed itself in fancy cedar siding and lathered itself with tung oil. And although its efforts may have failed (it's hard to top mother nature), a definite theme has been born.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Dishwasher | Wifi | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Heating | Air conditioning

Guest Reviews

“Brian's tiny house is immaculately kept. He goes above and beyond to make sure his guests are cared for and have everything they need for a memorable trip.” – Joseph
“Very sweet place to get away!! Beautiful cottage. The home is charming, tidy, comfortable, and thoughtfully arranged. ” – Taylor
“I did not want to leave this oasis. It was peaceful and comfortable. And the mattress is so comfy!” – Jenny
“Brian’s place is awesome. My husband and I decided to stay here to try something new, and well it definitely was for us! Brian has all the necessities and they are very easily accessible” – Miranda
“This tiny house is in an ideal location. It’s close to the beach and downtown Charleston but also offers fun local attractions. We especially liked bike riding through the neighborhood to local restaurants ” – Jackie

#3 Salt And Sol – Ocean Breezes In A Chic Home

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $300 per night, airbnb.com

Turquoise pops of colour add a cutesy vibe to this white-washed walled, 2-bedroom home. The moment you walk in, you will feel an air of freshness, breeze, and sea vibes. This home also offers a captivating view of the marsh during sunset and a small view of the ocean from the porch in the daytime. It's also close to the best surfing sites in SC, Morris Island where the Civil War Battle of Battery Wagner was fought.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Press the button on the remote control to raise the blinds and let the morning sun fill a roomy, renovated space. There's an airy seaside feel inside and out, thanks to large windows, white decor and blue accents. A flower garden and extensive lawn make this property ideal for friends, family and pets. This is the upper level of a two unit home so very safe for families.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“This place was absolutely perfect. It was very clean and comfortable. Everything felt fresh and well cared for.” – Jane
“Beautiful house, everything you need and a short walk to the beach.” – Nadja
“Wonderful home that was just across the street from the beach. Up to date and stylish home that has everything you would need in a beach home.” – Sam
“Beautiful home, with great views of the marsh. Hosts were welcoming and responsive.” – Mary Scott
“My husband and I have stayed in Folly for three years, but this was our first stay here. The house and location were absolutely lovely. ” – Myra

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#4 Bohemian Cabin With Water View Deck

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $290 per night, airbnb.com

This aesthetically pleasing cabin sits adorably in Camp Huron, a quiet spot just up from the local grocer, wine store, and sandwich shop. It has three bedrooms, an outside shower, a deck that overlooks the marsh and boats, a screened front porch, a record player, and bunk beds, especially for the kids.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Discover the charm of this retrofitted historical cottage dating back to the 1930s. The home features an all-white interior, touches of color, vintage furnishings, wood accents and decor, and a covered screened porch.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron

Guest Reviews

“My girlfriends and I stayed here for a weekend and had SO much fun. The easy access to the beach is was nice and the cart made it easy. We will be back!” – Blake
“The view, the screened porch, the proximity to “town” and the beach, the adorable cottage all exceeded our expectations.” – Lisa
“This was our second stay at Camp Huron and we loved every minute! The home is welcoming, in a great location, and so comfortable” – Amanda
“Camp Huron was the best place that we have stayed in at Folly Beach! It was beautiful, clean, and had everything that we needed! .” – Alyson
“Another magical weekend at Camp Huron! Just the staycation and reset we needed. Carter and Molly are always the best hosts and we look forward to going back every year.” – Liz

#5 Cozy Condominium Close To Folly Beach

6 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $180 per night, airbnb.com

If you love beautiful views of the landscape, you're in for a treat at this 2-bedroom condominium. It offers stunning views of the sunset over the marsh across the street. Perfect distance to the beach and downtown Charleston, this listing has king and queen size beds, a fully equipped kitchen, and a full bathroom, with all the essentials and comforts for a lovely and memorable stay.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy panoramic views overlooking the marsh from a private balcony attached to this condominium. Indoors, wooden floorboards lend warmth to the open-plan interior. Spin vinyl on the vintage record player or take a ride on the complimentary bicycles.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“The place looked exactly like the pictures! So pretty, great location, wonderful communication from hosts and everything you need to enjoy your stay in Charleston. Definitely recommend!” – Jentry
“Great spot, great host, highly recommend for a beach getaway!” – Brian
“Had a wonderful trip! Amazing location, style and very lovely hosts who communicated very well with us.”- Gavin
“Great place. Cozy and on the top floor of an apartment suite.” – Cory
“Great location in Folly and great host. Large enough for four guest. Overall it's comfortable yet basic.” – Melissa

#6 Sunbathe At The Beach From A Placid Oceanfront Cottage

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $410 per night, airbnb.com

This is a classic Folly beach house with amazing views and a wonderful layout for the bedrooms and bathrooms, a perfect spot to spend some family time. Lovingly decorated, furnished with all the essentials and enough space for 6 guests, this listing sits comfortably on a cul-de-sac in a quiet residential neighbourhood. The beach is a short walk away, as are a number of charming restaurants and shops.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Brew some coffee in a bright kitchen with hardwood counters and have a seat on the deck patio to survey placid sea views. Recline on a leather sofa and revel in the aquatic charm of this cottage with its brick fireplace and heaps of natural light.”

Amenities

Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Pets allowed

Guest Reviews

“Placid Oceanfront Cottage provided a fantastic place to relax and spend time with family! The oceanfront location is wonderful with a great deck and steps to the beach.” – Katherine
“The sight and sound of the Ocean was ever present! The house was cozy yet stylish. Perfect for our family of 4 and two poochies.” – Lucia
“We really enjoyed the direct access to the beach! It was wonderful sitting out on the back porch sipping coffee an watching the sun rise! ” – Tc
“This beach house is on the quiet end of Folly. Amazing views and a wonderful layout for the bedrooms/bathrooms. We even saw dolphins from the back porch one day.” – Becca
“Great place to stay directly on the beach. We are repeat customers and are already planning our next stay.” – Nicole

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#7 Private Charleston Bungalow Close To Downtown

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $200 per night, airbnb.com

Located on the Riverland Terrace, this Airbnb listing is the perfect location for travelers who want a good distance between downtown Charleston and the beach. This house with three bedrooms is thoughtfully put together adding a sense of timeless character with all the modern conveniences you could want for a memorable and relaxing holiday.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Fire up the grill and soak up the essence of the Lowcountry at this private oasis. Bike to Charleston’s premier live music venue (The Pour House on Maybank Hwy) for a fun-filled evening. Majestic grand oaks and soothing views of the Stono River surround this beautiful and unparalleled laid-back retreat situately privately on the 12th hole of the Charelston Municipal Golf Course.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“This is an amazing stay! Great location and very private. The host was wonderful in communicating and addressing any questions I had upon arrival.” – Taylor
“Mike was really helpful and made everything easy.” – Ariel
“Beautiful home! Close to the beach and to downtown Charleston. Really enjoyed our weekend there.” – Caroline
“Cutest little house, great location, super clean, only 10/15 minutes to downtown King street”- Abigail
“We had a great time in this home with 5 adults and 3 children. Close to grocery stores, James Island Park and Folly. Beautiful property in a neighborhood that was great for morning and evening walks.” – Brook

#8 Family-Friendly Townhouse In Folly Beach With Two Porches

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $210 per night, airbnb.com

Essentials for babies and children such as a changing table, children's dinnerware, books, toys & pack/play crib make this three-bedroom home extremely perfect for families with little humans. The bright and colorful decor is also very welcoming plus a scenic10-minute walk will take you to the fun beach and downtown Charleston is only 15 minutes away.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Rejuvenate after a day at the beach on one of the two screened in porches. This townhome is filled with special touches including a mural and fun, modern beach decor. It's perfect for girls weekend, family vacation or couples getaway. There are kids/baby essentials. “My home is filled with amenities for every guest from baby on up! You'll barely need to pack.”– Kathleen, your host”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“With lots of sunny windows, total privacy, a nice view from many locations, two very peaceful, covered patios” – Todd
“I love Kathleen’s place! This is the second time we’ve stayed here and it felt like coming home. Very clean and everything is always so tidy.” – Nanci
“This was a lovely house! It was spacious for our group of 4-6. The kitchen was equipped well, the decor was stylish, and everything we needed was there.” – Mandi
“Great house! The level of comfort Kathleen has arranged for her guests, this place just felt right. Perfect for a beach getaway” – Tarun
“This stay totally met our needs. It was comfortable for our six person set. We had lots of beach chairs and bikes to choose from and the location was perfect.” – Paige

#9 Home Overlooking Beautiful Marshland Near Historic Charleston

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 4 Bathrooms

Book Now: $203 per night, airbnb.com

A 45-second walk will bring you to the beautiful beach. The two-bedroom home comes with loads of charm and beach feel decor, with an open floor plan perfect for casual gatherings after your day at the beach. This listing comes with a fully-stocked kitchen complete with utensils, microwave, and dishwasher, bedrooms with queen bed and double bed.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Enjoy spectacular marsh views from this luxurious condo. Embrace the feeling of serenity, enhanced by the bright, modern and comfy furnishings. Take advantage of the chef's kitchen, and enjoy a gourmet meal on the deck while savoring nature. 2,200 square feet of open living space, plus a large private garage and private elevator serving all floors.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Laptop-friendly workspace | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer

Guest Reviews

“Our family had an amazing stay at Connie’s place. The home is beautiful, spacious and extremely clean and well cared for. There were many “extras” that made our arrival feel special and anticipated.”-Stephen
“This was absolutely perfect for what my family was in need of for this vacation. The hosts were amazing, the house is spectacular, and it’s a perfect location to the beach and downtown Folly.”- Josh
“Great place with wonderful views. We enjoyed having the pool so close by and the quiet neighborhood. The house had everything we needed, and more.”- Laura
“We had an amazing stay here! The place was spotless and in a prime location-close to folly beach and downtown Charleston. Would 100% recommend ! “- Tara
“This home was gorgeous and had everything we needed! It’s a wonderful family home with a fantastic location. Close to everything, very clean and stylish, had every convenience and amenity we needed.”- Brandie

#10 BeachShack – Steps To Beach

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $230 per night, airbnb.com

Two blocks from the ocean and one block from Folly Beach's town center, you can park your car and walk to all that Folly has to offer. This home features high ceilings, beadboard walls, sash weighted windows, and hardwood floors throughout, a classic beach house. Perched high on a hill with a comfortable queen size bed, its perfect just for you and your partner for a romantic, seaside escapade.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“BeachShack is the perfect getaway from home for small families or a pair of couples. A block from the sand, sun, and surf, BeachShack is newly renovated as of January 2019 with all new decor and furnishings. Welcome to the RatherShacks – because you'd rather be here than anywhere else! Come as you are and enjoy the sun!”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | TV | Essentials | Heating | Air conditioning | Ceiling fan | Beach essentials | Laundromat nearby | Hot water

Guest Reviews

“Good location to walk to the beach. Great hospitality! Great outdoor shower.” – Valerie
“Katherine's place was immaculate and in a great location for walking to restaurants and bars. We hope to stay with Katherine again soon!” – Alicia
“Very clean. Well-equipped. Had a great visit to Folly Beach.” – Randy
“Amazing location. Katherine was an excellent host and provided the perfect place for our girls weekend on Folly Beach. The cottage was clean, comfortable, and the kitchen was fully stocked and usable.” – Sarah
“Comfortable and beautiful throughout. Great location and great amenities” – Debra

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#11 East Cooper Home

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $260 per night, airbnb.com

A spacious townhome equipped with modern amenities such as a fully-equipped kitchen, washer & dryer, heating & AC plus WiFi, and 3 bedrooms. Lounge by the community pool after a day at the beach while overlooking the Folly River and catch the sunset on the dock while viewing great wildlife. This home is ideal for just two people on a short city-break.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“124 East Cooper is a quaint vacation rental home on Folly Beach with 1 BR, 1 Baths, Sleeps 2. Walk only 1 block to Center Street/downtown Folly Beach area and 2 blocks to the beach. Offers back porch, parking, 2 outdoor showers, washer/dryer, free Wifi. The spaceA very special house…”

Amenities

Wifi | Iron | Washer | Heating | Air conditioning | Hot water | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Refrigerator | Microwave | Stove | Cooking basics

Guest Reviews

“Great location. Cozy interior. The back sitting area is wonderful for cocktail hour.” – Amanda
“Perfect location!! Chico Feo , Bert’s and the beach all within steps from our door. Plus its clean and fully furnished with all the essentials” – Christy
“Beautiful historic home with delightful touches. Outstanding location – easy walk to the beach and restaurants. Loved our stay and can’t wait to come back!” – Mark
“Beautiful house, great location- the outdoor showers were a lifesaver after hot walks back from the beach. So close to everything you need, Berts so super convenient for snacks and odds and ends.” – Stephanie
“Great location, close to the beach, 24 hour grocery right across the street, easy walk to shopping and off street parking! Nice outdoor shower to rinse the beach sand off!” – Ron

#12 Townhouse With Three Bikes, Pool & Dock

7 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $280 per night, airbnb.com

Try some golfing, boating, fishing, and biking, and then head to numerous restaurants and shopping, all a mile away in Folly Beach. It's the perfect place if you're coming in with a large group as this home can sleep 8 guests in its 3 bedrooms. There's free parking on the premises, perfect for guests with cars plus this home is equipped with full bathrooms, kitchen, and bedrooms.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Take a sunny stroll down to the shared dock and pool and get a taste of the laid-back Folly Beach lifestyle. 5 min walk to Center Street restaurants and shops. Walk/Bike/Golf cart to the beach and Folly Pier. 3 bedrooms each has its own private bath. Lounge by the community pool after a day at the beach while overlooking the Folly River and catch the sunset on the dock while viewing great wildlife. Walking distance to all of the great restaurants Folly has to offer.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Pool | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“Very comfortable and clean. Absolute wonderful holiday. Enjoyed our stay!” – Susan
“We had a great stay and had everything we needed. Beds were comfy and kitchen was well appointed. Great amenities like beach towels, chairs and games.” – Cassie
“Great place, well furnished and clean. House has everything one needs to enjoy time on the island and at the beach, you won't be disappointed.” – Adam
“Place was perfect for family and friends. Great location, amenities second to none. Highly recommend staying at this home. :)” – Greg
“This was a perfect place for a Charleston vacation. Enjoyed the vibe of the Folly Beach area and the easy access to downtown Charleston. Loved that the house had three separate bedrooms and bathrooms.” – Beth