When your lifestyle says "work hard, play harder", you need to live at the beach. There are 3 beachfronts close to downtown Charleston. Sullivan's Island is the most exclusive, Folly Beach is a surfers hideaway, and Isle of Palms with Wild Dunes offers the vacationer large homes to enjoy family reunions and other get-togethers, as well as some full-time residential beach homes into the mix.
Farther afield, Kiawah Island & Seabrook Island will offer some beaches as well as lots of outdoor activities. Dewees Island is only accessible by boat, but is an environmentalist dream location. Edisto Beach is South about 50 minutes.
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