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Oceanview on Center Street/ 1 Block to Beach

Bedrooms 1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2)

Newly refurbished condo is located right in the heart of Folly Beach. Offering an ocean view, you are less than a block away from the beach, fishing pier, restaurants, bars and shopping. Off street parking space allows you to leave the car and walk to everything Folly has to offer.

There is nothing else in this price range that puts you in the center of the action. The fully stocked kitchen, centeral heating and air, wifi and flat screen TVs will make you feel right at home. Take advantage of the kitchen by cooking up some fresh local seafood. CLEAN- new paint and furnishings.

Keywords: condo, oceanview, walk to beach

More Details

Diana Thompson
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

About Diana Thompson

We were born and raised in Charleston and married on the sands of Folly Beach. This is our favorite place in the world!

Diana Thompson purchased this condo in 2012

Why Diana Thompson chose Charleston Area

We have always dreamed of owning property on Folly and this condo is in the center of it all.

What makes this condo unique

There is no need to drive anywhere. Everything you need is just outside your doorstep!



Folly Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
You are less than one block from the beach and within walking distance to everything Folly has to offer. Restaurants, shops, and bike/kayak rentals.


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(78 traveler reviews)

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Oceanview on Center Street/ 1 Block to Beach
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 78 reviews
Charlotte, NC

Sweet little crash pad for two

  • 4 of 5

This condo has a great central location and worked out very nicely for our weekend in Folly. There is definitely noise at night from nearby bars and restaurants with this location, but you just have to take the good with the bad. It didn't affect our sleep, but if you are a light sleeper, this might not be the spot for you. The host was super responsive and helpful. I'd stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great central location!

  • 4 of 5

My first visit to Folly Beach and the Charleston area. Was in awe of sharing the Eclipse experience on the beach. Loved the location of 16 Center Street. Fun to walk around exploring. Also easy to get into to town for site seeing. Such beautiful architecture and history to enjoy. Didn't have anywhere near enough time to see all I wanted to see. Hopefully will be returning to enjoy more. Apartment was clean and met our needs. Thanks for the lovely visit!

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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This was a decent place to stay, for a decent price. Good location.

  • 3 of 5

Pros: location;This place is right in the middle of main street where there are a lot of restaurants and bars that you can walk to. It was very easy for us to pick up our things and walk to to the beach. The bed was nice and the place was very affordable. Even though it was right next to a bar we really couldn't hear the noise from our room. Parking was easy. Bed was comfortable. If you are just looking for a place to crash in between beach days this is a great place to stay. The place was clean and the pictures are accurate. Checkin and checkout processes were very easy.

cons: restaurant staff would take smoke breaks right in front of our stairway. Trash pickup was VERY LOUD. It woke me up every single night I was there and I am a very heavy sleeper. It was actually pretty terrifying the first time it happened, but other than that I slept fine. Shower was not good at all. It would fluctuate between burning hot and ice cold. If a good shower is important to you I would stay away, but if you are like me and don't really care then this is a good place to stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We had problems in the past with employees smoking near the bottom of the stairs but our property management company spoke to them and it stopped. I am upset to hear this is happening again and will certainly have this addressed. (I have already placed a call). This is the first complaint I have received about the shower, so I will have a plumber come out and take a look at it. Your feedback is much appreciated.
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Great location!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful host! Close to everything!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect location!

  • 4 of 5

A parking spot, a comfortable bed, apartment sized kitchen and bathroom one block from a public beach and steps from all the evening activities made this place perfect for my long-weekend. Thanks

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location! Personal parking spot off of the street. Cozy. Planning on return visit.

  • 5 of 5

Diana kept us in the loop. That was extremely helpful before our trip even began! My wife and I was on our way to Folly beach and we were ahead of schedule by an hour having no delays on the drive there. Diana contacted us 10 to 20 minutes before we arrived letting us know that the condo was ready to go and that if we wanted we could check in early. That was extremely helpful to us with our weeks worth of stuff clogging up our car just waiting to be unloaded. When we arrived we found the temperature inside to be nice and cool (which is even more appreciated when it's 95° outside and you live close to canada..) The condo had all of the essentials and even had some useful information, including the beach rules, posted on the fridge. It never once smelled like the fried food that the restaurant/bar was cooking like a previous reviewer had mentioned. Although it was strong once you walked out of the door, but it smelled fantastic and I couldn't help but compliment how great the food must be there.

The condo has it's own parking area out behind the building which i was thankful to not have to park on the road anywhere or pay for parking to go to the beach, as it was less than a 5 minute walk away. We didn't drive anywhere on Folly Beach because everything was just a short walk away. We were in The center of everything so everything was right there. The only time we drove was to get to charleston or the surrounding areas. Because of the easy to get to location I remembered exactly how to get back without any assistance, which is quite the feat considering I am atrocious with directions.

The sounds from the night life of Folly Beach, and more directly the bar right next door, were not disruptive in the slightest. There was live music that you could only hear clearly if the fan wasn't on and the air conditioner wasn't running, but when it did make it through it was pleasant to the ears. My wife and I slept soundly every night. I'd say the only real disruption was that they were working on the siding of the bar and their bucket truck beeped every single time it moved, so constant beeping, and they would start that at 7am.. I wouldn't say that's a normal occurrence, so it didn't affect this review or even our vacation for that matter.

Altogether we were extremely happy with our stay. We will definitely stay here again for our next visit to Folly Beach. Thanks for the amazing place to stay Diana, it made our vacation one we won't soon forget.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150
Tax Rate 14.0%

Holiday rates may apply. No additional cleaning fees. $150.00 damage/reservation deposit required at 1st payment, this will hold your dates! Check in at 2pm, check out 10am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.