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Sullivan's Island Beach

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Address: Station 18 St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482

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Nice Beach

Access to Sullivan's Beach can be found at many of the streets that intersect the beach. Parking along the street is the most popular option. The beach can also be accessed on the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Mindy and Roger A
Janesville, Wisconsin
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Janesville, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Access to Sullivan's Beach can be found at many of the streets that intersect the beach. Parking along the street is the most popular option. The beach can also be accessed on the south end from Fort Moultrie National Monument. Highlights for us during the 2-3 hours at the beach included observing Dolphins just off shore, watching cargo ships brought... More 

Thank Mindy and Roger A
Williamsburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see beach. The sand is different from any beach I have been on. It was soft. I loved it. There were also some strange jelly fish.

Thank ppark0927
Miller Place, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We visited the beach yesterday (1/11/17). Just lovely; walked the beach and just relaxed. It was perfect!

Thank aggieo29
Durham, North Carolina
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We drove out to Sullivan's to see the beach...the beach was scattered with wood and debris, the water was brownish, and there were no waves. It was nothing to write home about. Even the beaches in Texas are more beautiful...and that says a lot. Definitely find another beach in Charleston if you want a pretty view or a peaceful walk.

Thank Maryrose826
Lenoir City, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This beach is in the middle of a wonderful community. The area is friendly with antique shops and nice restaurants. The beach is clean and has very nice dunes with wild growth of natural grasses and plants. You have to find parking and walk but it's the beach and it's a nice one.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

This isn't like any other beach around. It's quiet..even when there's people around. There is ALWAYS jellyfish washing up though so be careful where you step!! No matter when we go here that seems to always be a problem. We've yet to get stung but we are ALWAYS careful! The kds love it!! It's right next to the fort so... More 

Thank mrsmonroe26
Eastern City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

It's a great beach, clean, fun, and my dog loved running around. Parking is free wherever available. The sand is powder-soft, and everyone I met there was very kind. I highly recommend visiting. NOTE: You MUST get a dog license before bringing your dog onto the beach. Bring proof of your dog's rabies shots and home-owners/renter's insurance to the Town... More 

Thank perpetua3d
Goose Creek, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

No lifeguards are on the Sullivan Island Beaches. There are public access areas to different areas along the beach. Nice to walk here and less commercialized than Isle of Palms or Folly Beach. Summertime bonfires are allowed by permit only with instructions on how to prepare the site and clean up afterwards. The bonfires are fun and many large groups... More 

Thank jazzydays
Westfield, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Decided to take advantage of nice late fall weather and visit this beach. Quite a few others had the same idea over the Thanksgiving weekend. It can be difficult to find parking during the summer, but it is easily accessible during the off seasons. We've always enjoyed a stroll along the beach, especially when it isn't crowded. Great spot for... More 

Thank NeverUnpacked
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This spot was incredible. Sunrises at approximately 7:30 and it came with dolphins swimming along the water as if someone called ahead and invited them. It was a real blessing.

Thank Teresa Z

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