Featured Businesses

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Featuring spacious facilities, miles of pristine beach, onsite golf, tennis and spa, and a variety of outstanding accommodations in the heart of it all, Wild Dunes Resort provides the essentials to ensure meetings here are as productive as they are memorable!
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The Carolina Girl is Charleston’s only exclusive special events yacht that serves as a unique waterfront venue. Comfortably seating 150 people, Carolina Girl delivers the perfect pairing of a posh setting and unparalleled views of Charleston Harbor, Historic District, bridges and marina.
charleston_crab_house
“Family Owned for 20 years & Still Crackin” Serving Lowcountry seafood everyday! Indoor/outdoor seating and banquet rooms are available. Visit James Island for waterfront dining, Market Street for rooftop dining or Mt. Pleasant for patio dining. Reservations recommended.
francis_marion_hotel
In the heart of the Historic District on legendary King Street, we offer breathtaking views of Charleston Harbor and three grand ballrooms with 20-foot ceilings and crystal chandeliers. We are ready to exceed your expectations with our above and beyond service!
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Charleston’s most awarded luxury inn sits within one of the city’s oldest districts and is anchored by a Four-Diamond award winning restaurant. The welcoming lobby opens to a secluded terrace; exceptional service and amenities including champagne upon arrival, afternoon reception, evening nightcap and artisan continental breakfast.
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In the heart of the Historic District on legendary King Street, we offer breathtaking views of Charleston Harbor and three grand ballrooms with 20-foot ceilings and crystal chandeliers. We are ready to exceed your expectations with our Above and Beyond Service!
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Stops at Fort Sumter National Monument, where the Civil War began. Cruise to the island Fort while you enjoy breathtaking views of Charleston and her Harbor. Depart from the Visitor Education Facility at Liberty Square downtown and from Patriots Point in Mt. Pleasant.
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Offering steaks, fresh seafood, prime rib, tableside salad preparations, and enticing desserts. We specialize in serving the highest quality cuts from Meats by Linz, featuring USDA Prime, Angus and Choice steaks wet-aged or dry-aged to your specifications. Our flavor means business, whether from land or sea we provide an authentic, classic dining experience.
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“A must see!” – NBC Daytime Television. Boone Hall reflects Southern heritage spanning 300 years on one magnificent “still working” plantation. House tours, gardens, slave cabins, plantation coach tours, live performances in season, cafe, plus one of the world’s longest oak-lined avenues.
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Halls Chophouse is a family owned restaurant valuing hospitality and a dining experience that guests revere. Dinner is served seven nights a week and a fabulous Gospel Brunch is offered on Sundays, all with live music. Halls Chophouse…bringing Southern hospitality to the American Steakhouse.
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Snyder is Charleston’s perennial leader in quality rentals, product selection and service. Check out our full inventory at www.snyderrental.com or visit us at our Meeting St. home where you can spend the day designing in our Linen Workshop and Lounge Showroom.
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Touted as the $14 million view, Mt. Pleasant Memorial Waterfront Park is home to the resplendent Cooper River Room. Designed to boast one of the best views in the Lowcountry, experience unparalleled vantage points of the Cooper River, Arthur Ravenel, Jr. Bridge and the Waterfront Park and Pier.
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French style cafe and bar offering the best in Brasserie cuisine. Enjoy indoor/outdoor patio seating, cocktails and a well-rounded wine list. Sunday Brunch from 10am, lunch daily from 11:30am, dinner service beginning at 5:30pm. Late night menu through 1am.
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Elegant and stylish while simultaneously refined and relaxed, the Peninsula Grill at the Planters Inn, an acclaimed Relais & Chateaux property, captures the true essence of Charleston in both ambiance and cuisine. Enjoy four-diamond dining in the very heart of Charleston’s Historic District.
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Historic Charleston's premier hotel, walking distance from historic homes, museums and churches. World-class luxurious accommodations including a full-service European Spa, "The Club" private concierge level, rooftop pool, award-winning dining, and an exclusive collection of boutiques in the heart of downtown.
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“A must see!” – NBC Daytime Television. Boone Hall reflects Southern heritage spanning 300 years on one magnificent “still working” plantation. House tours, gardens, slave cabins, plantation coach tours, live performances in season, cafe, plus one of the world’s longest oak-lined avenues.
coastal_expeditions
As Charleston’s Original & Most Respected Outfitter, we know how to see Charleston best. Naturalist guided kayak tours, kayak & paddleboard rentals and private boat charters. Certified Guides. Four on-water locations. Exclusive provider to Bulls Island. Unmatched wildlife opportunities—sea turtles, dolphins, 277 bird species!
loluma
Loluma is the art of orchestrating and creating customized weddings with effortless style and luminous beauty. Our full-service coordinators and event design team attend to every perfect detail of your signature wedding.
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Guides in Confederate uniforms will entertain you with historical facts and humor. Look for the red sash around the driver’s waist – our symbol of quality and your assurance of a great tour. Satisfaction guaranteed. Beautiful English-style stable has easy loading ramp with handrail.
magnolia_plantation_gardens
This 17th century-style estate, acquired in 1676 by the Drayton family, whose heirs still own it, features the year-round bloom America’s oldest gardens (c. 1680). Featuring: Guided tours, Barbados Tropical Garden, Biblical Garden, antebellum cabin, observation tower, gift shop, art gallery and more.
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Charleston's premier carriage company since 1983. Specializing in wedding groups, bridal party transportation, bride and groom departures. Ask us about our custom rates for your wedding guests. Our professionalism and hospitality ensure a memorable Charleston experience.
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The expansive views of the Ashley River, the ancient live oaks draped in Spanish moss, and the intimate garden walkways set an unforgettable stage for an evening of romance. Visit America’s last romantic garden, you will fall in love!
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“A must see!” – NBC Daytime Television. Boone Hall reflects Southern heritage spanning 300 years on one magnificent “still working” plantation. House tours, gardens, slave cabins, plantation coach tours, live performances in season, cafe, plus one of the world’s longest oak-lined avenues.
wild_dunes_resort
Featuring spacious facilities, miles of pristine beach, onsite golf, tennis and spa, and a variety of outstanding accommodations in the heart of it all, Wild Dunes Resort provides the essentials to ensure meetings here are as productive as they are memorable!
halls_chophouse
Halls Chophouse is a family-owned restaurant. We value hospitality and a dining experience that guests revere. Call for private parties or functions- breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner. Dinner open to the public 7 nights a week and a Gospel Brunch on Sunday.
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Serving Lunch & Dinner Daily. Celebrating 20 years, the Charleston Crab House serves fresh local seafood including S.C. Shrimp year-round. A favorite for locals and visitors, the Charleston Crab House offers waterfront dining and friendly service. You’ll be hooked on the House.
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SpiritLine Cruises has been showcasing the beauty of Charleston, S.C. from its fabulous waterways since 1961. Its four-vessel fleet is also available for private charters, providing an unparalleled setting for corporate events, parties, retreats, and other celebratory get-togethers.
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Good Food Catering brings the food you love to the places that inspire you. Cuisine options range from French and Asian flavors to classic Charleston recipes. Each event is personalized from menu design and planning to seamless execution.
charleston_crab_house
“Family Owned for 20 years & Still Crackin” Serving Lowcountry seafood everyday! Indoor/outdoor seating and banquet rooms are available. Visit James Island for waterfront dining, Market Street for rooftop dining or Mt. Pleasant for patio dining. Reservations recommended.
king_charles_inn
Located in the heart of downtown Charleston, the King Charles Inn offers ideal accommodations for those seeking the best Charleston has to offer. The property boasts complimentary parking, outdoor pool, nightly welcome reception and BREW Pub & Café – the hotel’s new dining option for breakfast and evening libations.
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Originally opened in 1853 and completely restored in 2008, the Mills House combines the charm of 19th century Charleston with contemporary luxury to provide the quintessential Charleston experience. Heart of the Historic District. Group rates available. Three event venues. 214 guest rooms and suites
fort_sumter_tours
Step aboard the only commercial tour boat that can carry you to the historic Fort Sumter National Monument, where the Civil War began. Boats sail every day from Liberty Square in downtown Charleston and Patriot's Point in Mt. Pleasant.
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Open 365 days a year 8am-5:30pm; call for Nov.-Feb. hours. This 17th century estate, acquired in 1676 by the Drayton family, features America’s oldest gardens (c.1680), which bloom year-round. Pre-Revolutionary War plantation house, Biblical garden, antebellum cabin, nature train/boat. Leashed pets welcome. $15, guided tours (House tour, train tour and Boat tour additional.)
coastal_expeditions
Charleston's Original and Most Respected Outfitter! See Charleston the way you should... Naturalist guided kayak tours, kayak & paddleboard rentals, and private boat charters. Exclusive provider to Bulls Island. ACA Certified guides. Four on-water locations. Top-notch service! Unmatched wildlife opportunities!
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Serving Fresh Lowcountry seafood everyday! Indoor/patio seating and banquet rooms are available. Visit James Island for waterfront dining or Market Street for rooftop dining. Reservations recommended.
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Family owned and operated for over 35 years, we offer a large selection of vacation rental properties in Isle of Palms, Wild Dunes, Sullivan's Island and Dewees Island.
magnolia_plantation_and_gardens
The expansive views of the Ashley River, the ancient live oaks draped in Spanish moss, and the intimate garden walkways set an unforgettable stage for an evening of romance. Visit America’s last romantic garden, you will fall in love!
planters_inn
This award-winning 64-room Relais & Châteaux establishment overlooks City Market in the very heart of historic Charleston. Elegant guest rooms feature Baker Historic Charleston Collection four-poster king beds. Cuisine by AAA Four-Diamond Peninsula Grill is served with style in the romantic garden courtyard.
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The Charleston area’s most celebrated wedding destination, Woodlands Mansion, is an impeccably restored, eighteen bedroom, 1906 plantation styled manor on eleven lush acres offering the unique option to reserve the entire estate for your wedding, reception or both for an unforgettable weekend.
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Add a splash to your group visit with the South Carolina Aquarium. With 5,000 aquatic friends, such as sea turtles, sharks and otters, this will be an unforgettable experience for your group. Perfect for a daytime activity, corporate dinner or cocktail reception.
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Fun, wonder and education come together for the whole family in one amazing experience when you visit the South Carolina Aquarium. Participate in our interactive exhibits and programs, and marvel at loggerhead turtles, stingrays, sharks, otters, moray eels, alligators and much more.
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Charleston’s (Closest) and “Absolute Best” Kayak - Canoe - Paddleboarding Nature Tour & Rental Company. Master Naturalist Guides, certified instructors. Paddle blackwater swamps, rice plantations, barrier islands & saltmarsh creeks, shrimping villages and Indian ruins. See dolphins up close and wildlife! Beginners & families welcome!
bulldog_tours
As featured on The Travel Channel, Food Network, and in Southern Living, we offer the best history, culinary, and ghost tours in Charleston. Voted “Charleston’s Best Tour Company” the last four years. Exclusive access to Charleston’s Most Haunted Locations.
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Use the guide ETV, Lifetime, and A&E use! In authentic costume with his parrot, Eric Lavender introduces you to Charleston’s pirates – Blackbeard, Anne Bonny and more. “…the most entertaining way to tour historic Charleston with kids,” says Kids Love the Carolinas Travel Guide!
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Experience Charleston’s history through art! Come face to face with stories of the South Carolina Lowcountry as seen through painting, miniature portraiture, sculpture, photographs and more at Charleston’s signature art museum. Complimentary cell phone tour (using your own phone) is offered with paid admission.
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Charleston’s public transportation system offers several ways to get all over Charleston. It is now free to ride DASH (Downtown Area Shuttles). These shuttles run through-out the peninsula to major shops and attractions.
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Casual, unhurried Sullivan's Island is one of the most relaxing and family-friendly beaches on South Carolina's coast. Year-round, visitors enjoy the island's inviting beaches, charming seaside neighborhoods and laid-back dining venues. Sullivan's Island is treasured by visitors and residents alike for its rich history, friendly atmosphere, and simple beauty.
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Walking along this 10-mile stretch of undisturbed Atlantic beach, guests find it hard to believe that the City of Charleston is a mere 21 miles away. Kiawah Island is an idyllic, private community with access limited to property owners and guests of the resort or rental agencies. Public access to the beach is available at Beachwalker County Park, located on the west end of the island. The island abounds in natural beauty, from endless acres of marsh to thick forests of pines, magnolias and massive live oaks. Travel Channel called Kiawah's beach one of the nation's "Top Ten."
Charleston Marketing Partners
Charleston Marketing Partners specializes in hospitality sales & marketing strategies. Whether you need an extensive marketing plan, search engine optimization enhancements on a current website, or complete website redesign, Charleston Marketing Partners will walk you through from strategy to execution.
Greater Summerville/Dorchester County Chamber of Commerce
Just 23 miles from Charleston, Summerville is one of the most charming and quaint communities you'll find with a pace of life that is a little more relaxed. You'll love our small town friendliness, sophisticated amenities, great restaurants, shops and lodging. Visitor Center M-F 9am-5pm; Sa 10am-3pm; Su 1-4pm. Chamber M-F 9am-5pm.