Charleston, SC

Charleston is the the most famous city in South Carolina and one of the oldest in the South. With great architecture preserved in downtown and a lot of dining options, many visitors come here to taste a piece of history. 

(Picture above was taken at the Charleston Harbor Marina in November)

Suggested Luxury Hotels in Charleston

Embassy Suites Charleston Historic Charleston

Free full breakfast and evening's reception. The Embassy Suites Historic Charleston hotel is a grand restoration of the original Citadel Military College which is listed on the National Register of Historic Buildings. This full-service upscale all-suite hotel is walking distance from the Charleston Music Hall the Charleston Visitor Information Center the Charleston Museum the Charleston Marketplace the South Carolina Aquarium the Dock Street Theater the King Street Shopping District the College of Charleston and the Medical University of South Carolina. Rates from $225.

Hampton Inn Charleston Historic District

Free breakfast and on the run breakfast bags! The Hampton Inn Charleston-Historic District hotel is located in the heart of downtown Charleston South Carolina. The hotel is adjacent to the Charleston Visitors Center and Charleston Museum. This award-winning hotel is the only antebellum hotel located in the Charleston Historic District. The hotel has utilized an 1860 restoration of a century-old railroad warehouse that features antebellum decor with pine floors mahogany furniture and oriental carpets. Rates from $192 a night. 

See all hotels in Charleston.

Suggested Activity in Charleston

Adventures in Sailing

For anniversaries, birthday celebrations and other special occasions, book a semi-private sailing trip with Captain Michael and Michele! 

Meet Scooter, their sidekick. 

Their boat name is "Emotional Rescue" and it's BYOB so you can bring any drink you want for the trip. See our personal blog review of this sailing trip.