Pawleys Island

The history of the centuries-old community of Pawleys Island, located about 35 minutes south of Myrtle Beach, includes stories of slave rebellions, grand agricultural plantations, beautiful undeveloped beaches, shipwrecks, and ghosts. But in a more modern era, Pawleys Island is known to vacationers and locals as a destination for shopping, dining and oceanfront cottages away from the hustle and bustle of the rest of the Grand Strand.

As one of the oldest vacation communities in the southeast, the area was first settled by riverfront plantation owners’ families who went to the oceanfront to escape mosquito-borne illnesses during the hottest months of the summer.

The almost constant, calming sea-breeze gave birth to a small but fiercely loyal group of families who built modest summer residences on the oceanfront. Some 12 of the original residences still stand and date back to the 1700s. The spirit of the first settlers still exists today and the region invites leisure and comfort.

It’s all a part of why Pawleys Island is representative of the “Hammock Coast” region of the Grand Strand, which includes Historic Georgetown, 30 minutes south, and a handful of the communities north toward Murrells Inlet.

The world-famous Pawleys Island Rope Hammock is still made and shipped from the small community to customers around the globe. The town’s quaint shops and restaurants, most all on U.S. 17, are a draw for tourists and a destination for locals in-the-know.

Dining ranges from casual seafood shacks to fine-dining establishments featured in international travel magazines and on television.

Vacation rentals include oceanfront beach homes, a few oceanfront condos, as well as the 20-room Sea View Inn, an old-fashioned oceanfront Inn serving three meals daily, and quiet rooms where you can still hear the waves at night. Whether you stay for a day, or the entire summer, Pawleys Island should be a “must-visit” part of your Myrtle Beach vacation plans.

Restaurants

Anything Froz

Anything Froz

If you’re in the mood for a cold delicious treat, head on over to Anything Froz. Anything Froz is home […]

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Applewood House of Pancakes

Applewood House of Pancakes

Serving breakfast and lunch from 6:30 am – 2:30 pm each day, this Commons Exchange Center pancake house offers all […]

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Austin’s Ocean One

Austin’s Ocean One

Located at the Oceanfront Litchfield Inn, this contemporary American fine-dining restaurant offers one of the most scenic upscale dining experiences […]

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Bagel Cafe

Bagel Cafe

Bagel Cafe owners Debra and Guy Guglielmi relocated to Pawleys Island in 2010, and upon their arrival, they noticed there […]

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bisQit & bisQit Little

bisQit & bisQit Little

Located in the Pawleys Island Hammock Shops, bisQit is a casual eatery that is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. […]

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Bistro 217

Bistro 217

This upscale eatery in the heart of Pawleys Island focuses on serving unique Lowcountry cuisine with European and Asian influences. […]

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Caffe Piccolo

Caffe Piccolo

This Ocean Highway eatery operates under the motto “Simple, Fresh, Italian,” offering a menu of traditional Old World Cuisine in […]

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Captain John’s Seafood Grill

Captain John’s Seafood Grill

Enjoy New England style seafood at Captain John’s Seafood Grill! This Pawleys Island restaurant has been serving hungry locals and […]

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Chive Blossom Cafe

Chive Blossom Cafe

Locals know that buildings don’t often tell the whole story, so don’t let this eatery’s unassuming structure fool you – […]

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DeRoma’s Pizzeria

DeRoma’s Pizzeria

Bob Hoffman opened the first location of DeRoma’s Pizza back in 2000 in Pawleys Island, and throughout the years as […]

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Eggs Up Grill

Eggs Up Grill

This Litchfield Beach breakfast and lunch eatery is known as much for their community-centered atmosphere as they are for the […]

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Frank’s & Frank’s Outback

Frank’s & Frank’s Outback

Known as one of the top eateries on the Grand Strand this popular Pawleys Island restaurant is actually two restaurants […]

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Get Carried Away Southern Takeout

Get Carried Away Southern Takeout

Say you’re in the mood for some homemade Lowcountry cooking, but would rather enjoy it on your own porch, couch, […]

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Gio’s Italian Kitchen

Gio’s Italian Kitchen

This Italian café serves up traditional and modern dishes in a clean, contemporary space. Whether you’re in the mood for […]

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Groucho’s Deli

Groucho’s Deli

The Groucho’s franchise dates back to 1941, when Philadelphia-native Harold Miller, a mustachioed, energetic, cigar-smoking former-orphan, brought his idea for […]

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Habanero’s

Habanero’s

With a large outdoor tiki deck and patio, Habaneros screams “fiesta!” – whether it’s lunch time, happy hour or dinner […]

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Hanser House

Hanser House

This family-owned and operated eatery in North Litchfield prides itself on fresh seafood, house-aged steaks, and Lowcountry specialties with a […]

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Hog Heaven BBQ and Raw Bar

Hog Heaven BBQ and Raw Bar

If Hog Heaven, just south of Pawleys Island proper as you head down U.S. 17 to Georgetown, was simply an […]

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Island Bar and Grill

Island Bar and Grill

Established in 2007 as a sister bar to Island Bar and Grill near Surfside Beach, this location at the Village […]

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J Peters Grill & Bar

J Peters Grill & Bar

J Peters Grill & Bar boasts several locations throughout South Carolina, and locals and visitors in Pawleys Island can enjoy […]

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Kudzu Bakery

Kudzu Bakery

What started out as a small bakery on Georgetown’s Front Street has turned into an all-out market with three locations […]

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Landolfi’s Bakery & Deli

Landolfi’s Bakery & Deli

This quaint eatery with a loyal local following specializes in wood-fired brick oven Neapolitan pizza, made on their imported clay […]

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Litchfield Beach Fish House

Litchfield Beach Fish House

This Lowcountry fish house serves a full menu of fresh seafood, and they also keep a supply of pirate hats […]

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Litchfield Restaurant

Litchfield Restaurant

This old-fashioned no-frills diner has been serving up a stunning variety of breakfast and lunch options since 1968. Whether you’re […]

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Massey’s Pizza

Massey’s Pizza

Massey’s Pizza is loved all throughout Ohio, and now you can enjoy this Northern pizza chain here in Pawleys Island! […]

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Moe’s Original Barbecue

Moe’s Original Barbecue

Welcome to the other Moe’s! This is a chain franchise, but not the Moe’s that slings burritos and yells at […]

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N.Y. Pizza Kitchen

N.Y. Pizza Kitchen

Boasting multiple locations throughout the Grand Strand, N.Y. Pizza Kitchen is proud to serve up deliciously hot pizza to the […]

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Pastaria 811

Pastaria 811

Using recipes passed down from ancestors in the Abruzzi region of Italy, this Pawleys Island eatery has been serving up […]

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Pawley’s Raw Bar

Pawley’s Raw Bar

There aren’t many things more authentically Pawleys Island than enjoying a plate of shell fish or a Lowcountry Boil in […]

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Pawleys Island Bakery

Pawleys Island Bakery

Operating since 2010, the Pawleys Island Bakery brings sweet treats to those living in the Pawleys Island area. Pawleys Island […]

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Pawleys Island Tavern

Pawleys Island Tavern

Because of restrictive signage regulations – technically called a Commercial Overlay Zone – designed to keep the Pawleys Island corridor […]

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Perrone’s Restaurant and Bar

Perrone’s Restaurant and Bar

This upscale Pawleys Island eatery is a quaint place to enjoy world cuisine prepared with responsibly-sourced ingredients from the best […]

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Pita Rolz

Pita Rolz

Pita Rolz started in 1999 as a casual, fast paced restaurant in Pawleys Island, but nowadays, Pita Rolz can be […]

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Quigley’s Pint and Plate

Quigley’s Pint and Plate

The Pawleys Island-area’s only brew pub, Quigley’s Pint & Plate is more than fresh, made-on-site beer (although, who could argue […]

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Rustic Table

Rustic Table

Specializing in made-from-scratch Southern classics, this relative newcomer to the Pawleys Island culinary community is the third establishment by co-owners […]

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Sam’s Corner

Sam’s Corner

The original Sam’s Corner opened in Garden City in 1976, and several decades and two locations later, the 24-hour diner […]

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Southern Comforts Restaurant and Bakery

Southern Comforts Restaurant and Bakery

Southern Comforts Restaurant and Bakery is located in Litchfield Village in Pawleys Island, SC, and they serve up delicious homemade […]

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The Fresh Market

The Fresh Market

Whether you are stopping in to shop for groceries for your vacation, picking up an already-made dinner, or searching for […]

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Village Deli & Creamery

Village Deli & Creamery

This Ocean Highway eatery is like a little slice of the Big Apple nestled into the Lowcountry, specializing in New […]

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Yagi Sushi and Hibachi

Yagi Sushi and Hibachi

This Asian inspired restaurant has been serving up the freshest seafood in the area.  From classic sushi rolls to specialty […]

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Attractions

Black River Outdoors Center

Black River Outdoors Center

Everyone who has spent any time in Myrtle Beach has, at the very least, caught a glimpse of the ocean. […]

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Blue Wave Adventures Dolphin Tour

Blue Wave Adventures Dolphin Tour

From the looks of things, dolphins are having the time of their lives pretty much every day, and Blue Wave […]

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Cap’n Rod’s Lowcountry Tours

Cap’n Rod’s Lowcountry Tours

Take a relaxing and informative tour of the Georgetown area with Cap’n Rod’s Lowcountry Tours! These family-friendly tours are a […]

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Carolina Guide Service

Carolina Guide Service

There are few places on the East Coast as scenic than the backwaters of South Carolina’s Lowcountry, and Carolina Guide […]

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Charleston Adventures

Charleston Adventures

Love the beautiful Lowcountry setting of Pawleys Island? Then you’ll enjoy the gorgeous southern city of Charleston, too! While visiting […]

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Hobcaw Barony

Hobcaw Barony

Preserving the rich history of the Lowcountry is the aim of this popular historic attraction in the Pawleys Island area, […]

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Hopsewee Plantation

Hopsewee Plantation

Pawleys Island is chock-full of history, and its no surprise that the surround area is, too! History buffs visiting Pawleys […]

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Surf the Earth

Surf the Earth

Offering a variety of rentals, tours, camps, and lessons, Surf the Earth in Pawleys Island is a one-stop shop for […]

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Real Estate in Pawleys Island

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579 River Oaks Circle
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
$2,295,000

Residential For sale

5 Beds
4 Baths
8.60Sqft
Amazing views of historic ricefields out to the Intracoastal Waterway/Waccamaw River from this beautiful lowcountry home on 8.6 acres in River Oaks of Pawleys Island. Recently updated and has a private creek dock leading out to the river! The back of the home has floor to ceiling windows to ensure you never miss a majestic sunset.
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3038 Vanderbilt Blvd.
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
$2,250,000

Land For sale

2.23Sqft
Lot 41 Prince George Ocean is an exquisite property of 2.23 acres. This property is heaven on earth! The uniquely shaped lot with an almost hidden entrance and no road view of the home site is just one of the many gifts of this land.
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290 B Atlantic Ave.
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
$2,250,000

Residential For sale

6 Beds
6 Baths
1Sqft
Located on idyllic Pawleys island, this fabulous oceanfront home has 6 bedrooms, 6 full baths,1 half bath, and stunning ocean views. This property features multiple decks and porches, as well as a boardwalk with direct access to the beach.
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492 Myrtle Ave.
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
$1,995,000

Residential For sale

5 Beds
5 Baths
1Sqft
'Arrogantly Shabby,' Pawleys Island. Known for its shoe-less, carefree, laid back lifestyle. Inventor of the rope hammock swing, connoisseurs of beach-going, inlet fishing, ocean-breeze bike riding, and relaxing kayaking. Nestled on this quiet, quaint island, between the calm creek and the relaxing Atlantic, sits this large, yet cozy, beachfront cottage.
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722 Springs Ave.
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
$1,990,000

Residential For sale

4 Beds
2 Baths
0.45Sqft
Pawleys Island Oceanfront traditional beach house with updated interior and exterior. Come sit on the "PORCH" and enjoy the widespread views of the ocean from the large screened in porch. Throw a couple lines off the private creek dock just steps from the front porch and try your hand at catching one of the infamous creek flounders that will melt in your mouth.
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807 Norris Dr.
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
$1,950,000

Residential For sale

6 Beds
4 Baths
0.32Sqft
A classic Pawleys Island home, 807 Norris Drive is located ocean front in the heart of Inlet Point South at Litchfield Beach. This house blends classic Pawleys Island style - including pine floors and pine board walls - with the many amenities of the sought-after ocean side community of Inlet Point South. Attention to detail can easily be found in this 6 bedroom, 4.
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107 Atlantic Ave.
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
$1,895,000

Residential For sale

3 Beds
3 Baths
0.56Sqft
This is the perfect place to call paradise at the end of the Island of Pawley's overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. The beautiful Inlet leading into the Ocean and a gated community for your privacy. The seller has just built a beautiful deck overlooking the peaceful Inlet that you can enjoy the cool breeze coming off the Ocean and those Sunsets.
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279 Midden Ln.
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
$1,800,000

Land For sale

1.94Sqft
As one of the premier communities on the East Coast, Prince George is a delight to all who love nature, the ocean and the river! Lot 21 is located on end of Midden Lane in a private setting, one of the prettiest streets in Prince George with only 3 homes plus this homesite. Lot 21 features several beautiful, majestic live Oak trees that are several hundred years old.
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8745 Ocean Highway
Pawleys Island, SC 29585
$1,499,800

Land For sale

6.02Sqft
Over 6 acres of high-traffic, lucrative prime real estate location is now on market in Pawleys Island! This lot's ideal commercial location on the main road southbound between Myrtle Beach and Charleston makes it a great spot for any service-based, restaurant or retail business venture. This lot has 306 feet of frontage and the lot is 753 feet deep.
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