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Morris Island Lighthouse

Morris Island, Charleston, SC
+1 843-270-4464
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Morris Island, Charleston, SC
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1 - 10 of 294 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

wanted to visit this lighthouse, but went to Sullivan Island lighthouse instead and ran into Fort Moultrie

Thank 2014DivaKathy
Reviewed 5 days ago

In town for a wedding so took a walk in a local park on Folly Island with great views of the lighthouse. A nice area.

Thank br0za1205
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lighthouse / beach combination is what makes the Charleston area lovely - a combination of the beach and a bit of history. Note: it is hidden and 8-10 minute walk to the beach to see the lighthouse. We had no problem parking in the...More

1  Thank Lu S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is sitting alone in the ocean:) You will stand on the shore and probably wish you could walk out and touch her, you can't:( Getting to it or should I say finding it can be a big challenge in itself:( Just take Folly Beach...More

1  Thank Jayjay099
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charleston Outdoor Adventures offers a very enjoyable trip to the lighthouse. During the boat ride we saw plenty of birds, quite a few dolphins, a loggerhead turtle & a black/white spoonbill. The lighthouse itself was just off the shoreline & as the tide was going...More

Thank Zeke T
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Came here half an hour before the sunset. There's a parking lot nearby which you can pay via phone (the zone is 8463). After a short walk you'll end up at one of the most beautiful beaches you'll see. Dead trees add to the mystique...More

2  Thank Hung T
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Took a tour via Charleston Outdoor Adventures. We explored the beach near the lighthouse,and the natural environment on the island.

Thank waclarone
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I know they are in the process of renovating Morris Island Lighthouse, and I'm sure that it will be more interesting once that is complete. I liked seeing it, but nothing blew me away about it. The lighthouse can only be accessed by boat. It...More

1  Thank Amber0927
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This is a brief walk on a sandy path to the shore, where you can see Morris Island Lighthouse across the water. There's a beach with driftwood and rocks with breakers.

Thank Georgiarover
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This is truly, one of the most beautiful places to visit. We stayed on Folly beach in a house about a block or so from the old Coast Guard station. Just a short walk down the path to the beach area. Took some friends to...More

1  Thank menge12
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Nina R
Can you go in the lighthouse?
23 January 2017|
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Response from jayseae | Reviewed this property |
Not really. The base is no longer really connected to land, and it is rather unsafe to boot. That said, I don't think anyone is really watching it on a regular basis, so if you took a small boat/paddleboard/kayak/etc over... More
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Jhf6757
would this be a good spot for an engagement pictures shoot? I am visiting family in the area this summer and would love this kind of scenery.
3 April 2015|
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Response from JudySingleton | Reviewed this property |
I think it would be a beautiful spot for any photo. But remember you have to walk about a quarter of a mile to get to the spot so in the heat of a Charleston summer it may be quite hot and it is on the ocean so it will be... More
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