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Don’t Forget to Visit Crosby’s Fish and Shrimp Co.

Located only 2 miles from the Inn, Crosby's Fish and Shrimp Co. offers a variety of local seafood for purchase. They offer fresh fish, shrimp, crabs, oysters and anything else which is in season and fresh! The business has been family owned and operated since the 70's and has become a successful supplier of seafood to Charleston locals and area restaurants. They also sell bait and other fishing supplies, some local produce as well, as locally...

The Season is about to Kick-off!

We are excited that The Folly Beach County Park will begin its full time seasonal hours beginning April 29th through Labor Day! But soon, it will feel like Summer and the park will provide these services everyday. The Park entrance is only a 15 or 20 minute walk from the Inn. As of April 6th, the snack bar, lifeguards, and nice chair and umbrella service is available on weekends only. If you are not a total beach bum, and worried about the...

Sunset Reminder

For those you you who have not read my most recent Blogs on here...I was not just making up the fact that our sunsets are gorgeous during these late Winter and early Spring months. One of our returning guests recently sent us this epic picture. And proving my point, this was taken in February of 2018...and they just stayed for the 2nd time again in 2019. Also, the pictures in my previous blog post "Spring is just around the corner" that I shared...

What are your plans every Monday?

Yesterday marked the first day of our Folly Beach Farmers Market for 2019! Every Monday the city hosts a farmers market in the Folly River Park from 4-8 PM. Purchase locally grown produce, art, handmade jewelry, soaps, or candles. Or just enjoy the free live music and snack on one of Charleston's food trucks you will find at the park. Sourced from local farmers in the Charleston community these vegetables are delicious. Even if you do not...

Spring is just around the Corner!

Despite all of the crazy weather across the United States, Folly has actually had a very wonderful "winter." The temperatures haven't dipped below freezing except for a few nights and our days have been mild and sunny! A few days ago, I spoke to a guest who is coming to stay with us in March. She asked what the weather had been like and how the temperature in March is usually. While, I am no meteorologist I said to her "Oh its actually been...

It’s Been Literally Raining on all of our Parades!!

Don't let this weather rain on your holiday spirit!! From the extremely high tides we had at the end of November to all of the rain we have already experienced, many of Charleston's outdoor holiday celebrations(aka Parades and Tree Lighting Ceremonies) have had to be rescheduled or postponed. But do not let this get your spirit down. There are plenty of indoor events you can enjoy, including: The Charleston Symphony Orchestra holiday...

The Finest Fares Folly Has to Offer

Beach towns aren’t always known as culinary destinations. However, on “The Edge of America” we are spoiled with food that will tantalize your taste buds. We have everything from curried mac and cheese to buckets of steamed crab legs. Don’t feel like you need to leave the beach to dine well. We have everything you could possibly want on Folly. Here’s where to eat:   Best Funky Fare: Jack of Cups...

Top Folly Beach Area Events For Spring Guests

Are you looking to enjoy a leisurely weekend getaway in Charleston? Or, are you seeking a fun way to spend some quality time with your significant other? If so, consider a lively Spring trip to Regatta Inn, Folly Beach. The weather is warming up and the local area is coming to life with tons of great things to do in Folly Beach and Charleston. Our convenient location is only 10 minutes outside of the bustling downtown Charleston area,...

5 Things You Can Only Find in Folly Beach

Including stunning landmarks and unique event opportunities, you will find more than just beautiful coastlines and glimmering sunrises during your trip to Folly Beach - and that’s really saying something! So whether you’re looking for sightseeing opportunities or visiting popular local spots, check below for what you don’t want to miss during your Folly Beach vacation! A Lighthouse in the Ocean For nearly 150 years, the Morris...

Plan Your Dream Charleston Beach Wedding At Regatta Inn

Dreaming of a beach wedding in one of the nation’s most historic cities? This dream can become a reality at Regatta Inn, Folly Beach! Conveniently located just 15 minutes outside of the hustle and bustle of downtown Charleston, Regatta Inn provides a charming waterfront destination for brides seeking the best of both worlds - elegant southern charm and stunning water views. Planning a wedding can be stressful - but fret not. The...