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Waretown, New Jersey
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19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful time my wife and I had at Folly beach South Carolina. Ali, Kelly, and Elaine were wonderful. We recommend eating lunch at the Lost Dog restaurant. Differently would go back it was so nice.

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you karl r for your recent review of your stay at Water's Edge Inn. We are pleased that you enjoyed your time with us as well as the beach. Yes, We highly recommend Lost Dog Cafe as well! It is also wonderful to hear that our friendly staff took great care of you as well! We always extend a... More 

1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Why stay in yet another cookie-cutter hotel when the Water's Edge Inn is available? It's a charming little venue hidden away amongst the flora and fauna of Folly. (Even friends who are natives didn't know it was there.) We fell in love with it. Our room with the fireplace, private screened-in porch, and jetted tub with rainfall shower was SUBLIME,... More 

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Geanie B for taking the time to write such a detailed review of your recent stay with us. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us and the "quaint" atmosphere of our Inn. It is wonderful to hear that you found the room and its amenities to be cozy as well. We are pleased that our... More 

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27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent several days at the Inn with good friends. As always, a wonderful experience. Cozy, comfortable rooms, lovely happy hour with appetizers, tasty hot breakfast, and a staff dedicated to providing you with the best stay. We are planning another visit late spring when we will bring our adult childten and spouses. Can't wait to stay in one of... More 

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you phillie1 for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us. We are thrilled to hear that you and your friends enjoyed our happy hour, hot breakfast, and our friendly staff! It is wonderful that you found our location to be convenient to both Center Street and the downtown historic Charleston district. We are... More 

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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We just purchased a house on Folly Beach but the house needs work so I could not stay there for the weekend. I called The Tides hotel thinking I wanted to stay on the beach. Luckily they had no availability and I was recommended to The Water's Edge Inn. The Inn only had to rooms available and I at the... More 

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Cindi P for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us! We are thrilled to hear that you were impressed with your overall stay! It is wonderful that the TIDES recommended us to you as well! We are pleased that you enjoyed our happy hour and breakfast. It is great to hear that all... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Took a chance with this place based on web site and reviews - and were not disappointed. The room was great, staff warm & inviting, location perfect (5 minute walk to beach or 20 minute drive to Meeting Street in Charleston), and area totally friendly. We will be back!

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Grant G for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us! We are so thrilled that you were pleasantly surprised and not in the slight bit disappointed in your stay with us! It is wonderful that you enjoyed our convenient location to the beach and historic Charleston, were taken great care of by... More 

Texas
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55 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Water's Edge is a beautifully quaint bed and breakfast within walking distance to Folly Beach's shopping, restaurants, and the beach. The staff is incredible, and in particular, Abby, Emily, and Alma made our stay especially memorable. We loved the full, home-cooked breakfast every morning between 8 and 10, as well as happy hour from 5 to 7. Our room, The... More 

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you OurTexasFamily for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us! We are pleased that you enjoyed our location to the center of town and the beach. It is wonderful to hear that our staff including Abby, Emily, and Alma took especially great care of you to make your stay more enjoyable. We are... More 

Owings Mills, MD
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17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

From the time we arrived through the time we checked out, the staff were extremely friendly and quite simply, amazing. The place was clean and well maintained. The amenities such as happy hour and breakfast made our stay all the much better. Very close to the beach.

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you tdudley01 for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of you recent stay with us! We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that our friendly staff took great care of you! It is wonderful that you enjoyed the relaxing rooms, our location to the beach, and our daily complimentary happy... More 

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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Waters Edge was great place to stay. Friendly staff, very clean rooms, great location. I'll definitely go back when visiting Charleston. Check in out was also very smooth and it's walking distance to the restaurants.

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Marcus for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us! We are pleased that you were warmly greeted and taken great care of by our friendly staff. It is wonderful that you enjoyed our location and the relaxing room. We always extend a 10% discount to all return guests and we hope that... More 

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41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

After spending a few nights in Downtown Charleston, the Water's Edge was a breath of fresh air !!! We left a dated, dark, pricey hotel for this oasis ! We were greated by Abby with punch, checked in quickly and wisked to our room. We stayed in the Floridian. It was on the main level which was convenient to the... More 

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Krystyna11 for taking the time to write this review! We are thrilled that you were pleased with the overall atmosphere provided at our Inn! It is wonderful that you were warmly greeted by Abby and enjoyed the amenities of the Floridian room. We are happy to hear that you found the bed to be very relaxing and got... More 

Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night while visiting our "old haunts" in Folly Beach. Water's Edge is located in a nice quiet area and has a super-friendly and an accommodating staff. Stayed in the Charleston room and loved it. It's particularly great, being on the ground floor, if you have a lot of luggage.

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WatersEdgeInn_12, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you jacksjaws for taking the time to write a review of your recent stay with us. It is wonderful that you enjoyed our convenient location and were happy that you did not have to go up any stairs staying in the Charleston room. It is wonderful to hear that the our friendly staff took great care of you as... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just 10 miles from historic Charleston, Water's Edge Inn offers a truly unique experience. We are in walking distance to Folly Beach, and we're located just one block off the main strip. Offering eight beautifully appointed guest rooms featuring fireplaces, heavenly queen size beds, Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, plasma TV, 24-hour jacuzzi, wireless internet and much much more! The pristine beaches of the Atlantic are just 2 short blocks away and are accessible with our complimentary bicycles or shuttle service. Beach chairs and umbrellas for the beach are available to rent. Enjoy evening cocktails during our complimentary Happy Hour between 4pm-7pm, offering beer, wine, and our Famous Folly Punch! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Water's Edge Inn

Address: 79 2nd Street West, Folly Beach, SC 29439
Region: United States > South Carolina > Coastal South Carolina > Folly Beach
Price Range: $180 - $377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Water's Edge Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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