Folly Field Real Estate
Beach Access For Folly Field Real Estate Owners
Just a few steps from the beach, Folly Field on Hilton Head Island is one of the first neighborhoods to be developed within Hilton Head real estate. This community has a variety of homes from older quaint beach cottages to newer luxurious beachfront mansions. Centrally located between Port Royal Plantation and Palmetto Dunes, Folly Field is minutes away from all of Hilton Head destinations, shopping and dining.
The first beach cottages were built on Folly Field beach in 1953 to entice more vacationers and residents to visit Hilton Head Island. It worked and the bridge was built for better access to Hilton Head, SC. Now many of these older custom designed homes are been remodeled and updated, creating luxurious homes with unique character to fill the Folly Field locality of Hilton Head real estate.
Folly Field Beach has public beach access with restrooms, vending machines and a lifeguard on duty. One street over is Islander’s Beach Club, a beach access specifically for local Hilton Head and Folly Beach real estate owners that purchase annual beach permits. There is a boardwalk to the beach, a playground, restrooms and picnic area. Located right off of highway 278, Folly Field on Hilton Head Island is so close to upscale shopping and numerous dining options. Close by Folly Fead is Shelter Cove Marina and the mall at Shelter Cove.
During the summer, Harbourfest at Shelter Cove runs 6 nights a week, featuring local restaurants, arts and crafts, live music and a weekly fireworks show. As Hilton Head’s largest deep-water yacht basin, Shelter Cove has 170 boat slips that hold boats up to 150 feet. Boat excursions are available for fishing, sailing, dinner cruises or just a sail around Hilton Head Island.
The Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, performs Broadway style shows and musical performances, and a museum is just across the street adjacent to the Shelter Cove Marina. To the right of Shelter Cove Marina is the shopping mall at Shelter Cove with a Sak’s and other retailers. Next to the mall is a string of locally owned shops and restaurants, including a local outfitter store with kayaking equipment, beach and ski wear.
From the old to the new, Folly Field on Hilton Head Island has a vast selection of luxurious beach homes and premier Hilton Head real estate. Among the older beach cottages is Sandcastles by the Sea, a new gated community with Charleston-style homes conveniently located a short walk to the beach. There are 83 lots priced from $400,000. Singleton by the Beach is a breathtaking Folly Field real estate community where the Lowcountry marshes meet the Atlantic Ocean. These Charleston-style homes have private elevators, garages and private pools. This small community has 32 homes priced from the high $900,000’s and up.
Right around the corner from Folly Field is Driessen Park Beach, complete with restrooms, vending machines, a playground, and a picnic area with grills. Located close by is Bradley by the Beach, Charleston style homes each with its own private pool and two-car garage. //