Georgetown Lighthouse Beach

Sandy beach
6RC7+XF Caines, Georgetown, SC, USA
53 miles from Charleston, SC
Water Quality
Unknown (read more)

Beach amenities

  • Fishing pierGo fishing here!
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About this beach

Warnings and hazards

Strong winds and currents make kayaking to the island difficult.

Entering the lighthouse is prohibited.

There’s no shade on the island.

There’s no seating on the island.

Also known as North Island Lighthouse Beach, this place is only accessible by water. There are two options available:

  • You can either sail by private boat (mind strong winds and currents),
  • Or reserve a boat tour. There are plenty of them available in the Georgetown Historic District.

Driving Time

There are many public parking spots in the area. Driving till Georgetown Historic District will take you:

  • 1 hour 30 minutes from Florence, SC
  • 2 hours 35 minutes from Columbia, SC
  • 2 hours 40 minutes from Fayetteville, NC

Hotels and rentals

If you're considering staying for one or even a few nights, there are plenty of options available near the beach. Chose your preferred accomodation type and your favourite room provider:

Beaches nearby

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Beach reviewed by:
Phil R.
Photos from Google Maps
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Georgetown Lighthouse Beach videos

Georgetown Lighthouse Shelling & Lighthouse Cruise
An awesome video of a boat trip to the beach
Georgetown Lighthouse
A gorgeous drone made video of the lighthouse and the beach

Weather conditions

Current weather at the beach and 3 day forecast

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Beach map and directions
The beach is located in Georgetown, South Carolina 6RC7+XF Caines, Georgetown, SC, USA (Open on Google Maps)
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