The 9 Best Beaches Near Charleston, South Carolina

One of Charleston's longest beaches is Isle of Palms. Over 7 miles of unspoiled shoreline offer practically infinite sunbathing areas. 

Isle of Palms Beach

Charlestonians and tourists love Folly Beach. This idyllic barrier island offers stunning vistas and leisure. 

Folly Beach

Kiawah Beachwalker Park has beautiful scenery. The 10-mile private beachfront, where you may rent sunbathing couches and umbrellas to chill down, is its highlight.

Kiawah Beachwalker Park

The beach near the Isle of Palms is bustling during peak season as tourists flock there for beautiful views and sunny days.

Sullivan s Island Beach

This verdant countryside with giant tea plantations and wineries is a favorite day excursion for nature lovers and old-fashioned crafters.

Wadmalaw Island

Over 3 miles of untouched beach awaits you on Seabrook Island 25 miles southwest of Charleston. 

Seabrook Island Beach

For true city escapees, Capers Island is ideal. This unspoiled island in Charleston provides a quiet getaway. 

Capers Island

Edisto Beach, 50 miles from Charleston, is beautiful. Despite the distance, the coastline and small-town charm are worth it. 

Edisto Beach

South Carolina's Boneyard Beach is interesting. This beach on distant Bulls Island attracts vacationers seeking rugged scenery. 

Boneyard Beach