Isle of Palms County Park

Centrally located in Isle of Palms commercial district, Isle of Palms County Park offers beautiful ocean frontage with lifeguards on duty seasonally along a beachfront designated swimming area.

Park Amenities

  • Boardwalks and accessible ramps
  • Lifeguards
  • Beach chair and umbrella rentals*
  • Dressing area
  • Ice cream, drinks, and snacks
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Sand volleyball court
  • Picnic area and grills (first-come, first-served)
  • Outdoor showers (no soap or shampoo allowed)

*In accordance with a City of Isle of Palms ordinance, all beach rental equipment must be picked up and paid for at the retail area and returned there after use.


Park Hours & Fees

  1. Park Hours
  2. Parking & Rentals Fees

Park Hours

  • January - April: 10 a.m. - Sunset 
  • May - Labor Day: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. 
  • September - December: 10 a.m. - Sunset

The park is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.


2022 Lifeguard Schedule

Lifeguards are on duty from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., May 28-mid-August.


2022 Snack Cart & Chair/Umbrella Rental Schedule

  • Weekends only: April 3 - June 3, 10:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Daily: June 4 – August 14, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.


*Call ahead for availability outside of specified timeframe. Photo ID is required for beach chair/umbrella and wheelchair rentals. In accordance with a City of Isle of Palms ordinance, all beach rental equipment must be picked up and paid for at the retail area and returned there after use.