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5 of the Best Things to Do at Bohicket Marina and Market

Even if you don’t own a boat, Bohicket Marina and Market is an exciting and welcoming destination for anyone who is looking for something fun to do in the South Carolina Sea Islands. The Marina is conveniently located between the islands of Kiawah and Seabrook, making it a great place to grab dinner, go shopping, or even rent a boat for the day. If you need help planning the perfect getaway, download our complimentary Destination Guide for an extensive list of the area’s best restaurants, shops, and attractions! With our guide, you can guarantee that none of the Sea Island’s top things to do will be left out of your next trip.

What to Do at the Bohicket Marina and Market

1. Boat Rentals

Is your 80-foot yacht not starting up again? There’s still a chance for you to hit the water and embrace the salty breeze with Bohicket Boat Rentals. They have a full fleet of Key West Skiffs and Bentley Pontoon boats that are fully equipped for an incredible day out on the water. Pack the cooler and grab your friends; the crisp ocean air and bright blue waters await! To reserve your charter, call Bohicket Boat Rentals’ office at 843-768-1280 or visit them online at!

2. Shopping

Before you set foot on a boat, take a minute to walk around the market and explore all of the amazing shops that you can find here. Stop by Synergy Day Spa for a quick massage, or stock up for your fishing trip at Bohicket Ship Store. Not far from the marina, Freshfields Village is also home to a wealth of shops, restaurants, and fun activities and is another great place to spend the day!

3. Dining

If you’re ready to dock the boat and find a place to eat, Bohicket Marina has plenty of fantastic restaurants to choose from! Whether you grab a slice of pizza at Luciano’s Pizzeria or try another local favorite finding a restaurant that everyone can enjoy has never been easier. Bohicket Marina’s dining options are a fantastic way to end your day of exploring the Carolina Sea Islands or the perfect dinner option for those who are staying nearby on Kiawah or Seabrook Island.

4. Fishing Charters

One of the most popular reasons people visit Bohicket Marina is the impressive inshore and offshore fishing options. Bohicket Marina Fishing Charters offers an incredibly wide range of options when it comes to planning the perfect fishing trip. To browse their packages, visit the website or call their office at 843-769-1280. If fishing isn’t quite your forte, Bohicket Marina offers exciting sailing adventures and dolphin-watching charters as well!

5. Attend Events and Festivals

Bohicket Marina’s seasonal events and festivals draw thousands of visitors to the area each year. Fishing tournaments, seasonal festivities, and charity events are all standard at the marina. Make sure to check for any upcoming events when planning your next trip. Again, to browse all of the events in the area, our Destination Guide is an excellent place to start!

Where to stay near Bohicket Marina

After a day of fun on the water or a day of shopping in the market, come back to the Andell Inn for a craft cocktail at The Porch Bar and stay in one of our luxurious accommodations. Our rooms feature state-of-the-art amenities and are tailored to meet the specific needs of each guest. For example, our Presidential Suite is a beautifully decorated room equipped with a king-size bed, gorgeous views of the various waterways, and a full kitchen. With so much to do near Kiawah Island this year, there has never been a better time to book your stay!

Presidential Suite - Bedroom