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Sullivan's Island Beach

Station 18 St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482
+1 843-883-3198
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Limited parking on the side streets

I had about a two block walk to get to the beach. The sun was blocked by lots of clouds. The dogs... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Susan M
Warren, Michigan
via mobile
Beautiful Sunset

Walked over after walking around Fort Moultri to watch the container ships pass by and see the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Louisville, Kentucky
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  • Average8%
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“beautiful beach” (26 reviews)
“isle of palms” (13 reviews)
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Station 18 St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had about a two block walk to get to the beach. The sun was blocked by lots of clouds. The dogs can run. The sand is compact. Some debris, but I was able to touch the Atlantic Ocean. Lots of restaurants close by.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked over after walking around Fort Moultri to watch the container ships pass by and see the sunset.

Thank TrishA4
Reviewed 24 November 2017

The Hungry Detective enjoyed an afternoon stroll on the beach adjacent to Fort Moultrie. Great views of Charleston and had a special cruise ship sighting as it arrived at the port. Lots of wild life and shells make SI beaches special. Lots of history in...More

Thank TheHungryDetective
Reviewed 21 November 2017

There's not much not to love about Sullivan's beach unless of course you are in search of large crowds. The lack of parking spots if you are visiting from off the island could make visiting the beach a challenge. If you are staying on the...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a great beach to walk around on and enjoy the sunset. Sullivan's Island in general is a pleasant place to be.

Thank barkus1968
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Finding a place to park can be difficult, but once you hit the beach you will know it was worth it. Romping dogs, circling seabirds, happy people everywhere. A great blue heron watched us from a little hill. A lovely escape!

1  Thank judyzol
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Very quiet, clean, wide beach, which is nice. It would be a great place to fly a kite since it's so wide. But can't give a beach 4 or 5 stars when it doesn't have amenities like a restroom, pavilion if you need break from...More

Thank Stacy H
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had a great visit to this non crowded beach on a beautiful day. It helped that it was a high 70s temp weekday in November and the beach was nearly deserted. I'm sure it is very different during the height of the tourist season. Stroll...More

Thank lamarbradley
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Beautiful beach on Sullivan's Island. We stopped here twice during our trip. Parked a couple of blocks away. Not too crowded.

Thank beachlover8307
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Quiet. Private with beach access by the lighthouse. Nearby locally owned restaurants and pubs are great! Occasional horseshoe crab remnants on the beach are interesting.

Thank Carol J
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Lisa S
17 April 2017|
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Response from Taylor P | Reviewed this property |
I have not found any but I also park at station 23 so there could be more further down. I think most people have lunch either in the middle of their trip or right before so they use the restaurants bathroom.
Cindy C
28 October 2016|
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Response from Nicey57 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we have gone there in December and was able to wade in the water. Beautiful place. I like the Isle Of Palms better it has more restaurants. We always park by the lighthouse to access the beach.
16 July 2016|
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Response from daniel j | Reviewed this property |
There is swimming along most of the ocean facing beach. Stay clear of the far ends of the islands because of currents. You should try to plan your first visit at low tide to get a good understanding of the extent of the... More