Pawley's Island has some of the highest dunes in South Carolina.
At the north end of the island, the beach is actually getting wider. Nearby, Litchfield Beach has the most stable beaches which is a plus for property owners.
Pawley's Island is near Litchfield Beach has quiet beaches because most are private.
The Hammock Shops Village on Pawley's Island is a favorite place for shopping. Its located off Hwy. 17. There are many specialty shops as well as great restaurants to visit. There is a jewelry shop, candle shop, the Audubon shop, art galleries, clothing boutiques, a general store, gourmet candy and more unique shopping here.