spiritline_cruises_events
SpiritLine Cruises fleet of four vessels has been showcasing the beauty of Charleston Harbor for more than 50 years. With convenient departure locations at Patriots Point in Mt Pleasant and near the Historic district in downtown Charleston our fleet includes both casual and elegant vessels which available for private daytime cruises, luncheon meetings, and evening events.
upstairs_at_midtown
Upstairs at Midtown is a unique private event venue located in the exciting Upper King Street "Design District" of Downtown Charleston. The setting is highlighted by a painstaking historic restoration of one of the oldest buildings north of Calhoun Street, Circa 1760's.
palmetto_carriage_works
Group rates available. Longest in operation, most experienced carriage tour guides and drivers. Completely narrated, full hour tours covering two 1/2 miles of Charleston. Perfect for large groups, tours and transports. Easy boarding facilities; group pick-up and drop-off areas of downtown.
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” in 2010 & 2011. Exclusive access to Charleston’s Most Haunted Locations.
carolina_queen_riverboat_special_events
The Carolina Queen is Charleston's only paddle-wheel riverboat. We offer great special events including: Murder Mystery Cruises, Sunday Jazz Brunch Cruises, First Friday Entertainment Cruises, Specialty Dinner Cruises, Craft Beer Cruises, and our Charleston signature Sunset Blues and BBQ Cruise.
brasserie_gigi_
A casual, lively atmosphere that serves lunch and dinner daily as well as weekend brunch, Brasserie Gigi is adjacent to the acclaimed Planters Inn on North Market Street. This is the second restaurant opened by award-wining Chef Frank McMahon (also of Hank’s Seafood).
charleston_convention_group_services
Our licensed and professional guides represent the most experienced tour professionals in the Charleston area. Call us today for step-on guide service, walking tours, educational programs or a customized package for your group. Bilingual guides available; Member NTA & MPI
dunes_properties_the_real_estate_studio
Dunes Properties is a boutique real estate, vacation rental and property management company serving the Charleston area since 1989 with offices in Downtown Charleston, Folly Beach, Isle of Palms and at Bohicket Marina. Nobody knows the Charleston Coast better®
belmond_charleston_place_hotel_
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.
michael_s_on_the_alley
Tucked away, off of Historic King Street, we provide Charleston’s ultimate dining experience, and pride ourselves in serving the highest quality cuts of steaks. We are your prime choice, offering fresh seafood, signature prime rib, succulent steaks, tableside salad preparations & enticing desserts.
bulldog_tours
Voted “Charleston’s Best Tour Company” for four years running, Bulldog Tours is Charleston’s premier group tour planning company offering historical, culinary, and ghost tours. We have exclusive access to the Pre-Revolutionary Dungeon, the Old City Jail, and Charleston’s oldest graveyard.
holiday_inn_charleston_historic_downtown
Situated on Meeting Street, The Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown blends contemporary luxury with traditional southern hospitality. Designed with today’s travelers in mind, our hotel offers 117 guest rooms, 3 suites, 2,100 square feet of event space, restaurant, bar and more!
bella_bridesmaids
Bella has the largest collection of bridesmaid dresses from the world’s leading designers in our showroom. We work closely with brides, finding the perfect colors, fabrics, silhouettes and price points to provide fresh styling options for their bridesmaids' dresses. Photos ~ Marni Rothschild Durlach
carolina_queen_private_charters
The Carolina Queen is Charleston's only paddlewheel style riverboat. She boasts 3 decks for entertaining and the best views of Charleston Harbor! Amazing Charleston sunsets! Perfect for weddings, receptions and rehearsal dinners. USCG certified for 400 passengers.
hydrofly_watersports
Dreaming of a small, private beach wedding? How about entering your venue from the water? Or, get picked up by boat as your special night comes to an end. Hydrofly Watersports' beautifully renovated 22 passenger boat will help create unforgettable memories!
absolutely_charleston
Absolutely Charleston, the Carolina Lowcountry’s most respected and most visible DMC, provides an unparalleled ground service based upon our local knowledge and experience. Our services include Accommodations and Meeting Support... Companion Programs... Special Events... Sports Outings & Relationship-building Exercises... Tours & Excursions... and Transportation.
doubletree_by_hilton_hotel_suites_charleston_historic_district
The perfect combination of incredible location, guest room size, Southern hospitality, and amenities make DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Charleston a favorite hotel of repeat visitors. This hotel overlooks the historic City Market as well as the famous Hank’s Seafood Restaurant.
holiday_inn_charleston_historic_downtown
Situated in Historic Downtown Charleston our hotel offers ideal meeting space and group rooms. The 120 room full service hotel features flexible meeting and event space to accommodate a full range of events such as board meetings & corporate gatherings.
loluma
Loluma incorporates your unique style and vision to create exquisite wedding floral designs. From the ceremony to the reception flowers, we create beautifully cohesive and exquisitely timeless looks to perfectly match each bride’s taste. Our attention to detail and quality are the hallmarks of a Loluma wedding.
the_river_house_at_lowndes_grove_plantation
Casual, intimate space on the grounds of Lowndes Grove Plantation amid centuries-old live oaks and sweeping views of the Ashley River. An open floor plan showcases French doors opening onto a brick terrace and manicured lawns ideal for daytime celebrations.
planters_inn
Named #1 Best U.S. Hotel by Travel + Leisure, which says “Staying at the Planters Inn is akin to an overnight with well-to-do friends in their old Charleston mansion.” Elegant guest rooms located in the heart of the Historic District. Cuisine by acclaimed Peninsula Grill.
spiritline_cruises
When you step onboard a SpiritLine vessel – for a sightseeing tour, dinner cruise, or private event – you will be treated to true southern hospitality. Take in Charleston's beauty by water, and treat your guests to an unforgettable experience.
hydrofly_watersports
With plenty of water related activities to choose from, Hydrofly Watersports is an exciting choice for whichever way you’re celebrating! From bachelor(ette) parties to pre-wedding activities with family, we're sure to help build lasting memories for your special time!
belmond_charleston_place_hotel
Located in the heart of downtown, Charleston Place offers more than 40,000 square feet of meeting space, 435 guest rooms and suites, a private Club Level with all day food and beverage service award-winning restaurants, world-class boutiques and a full-service European spa.
south_carolina_aquarium
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.
carolina_belle_private_charters
Plan the perfect evening out on beautiful Charleston Harbor! Entertain friends, clients, or employees. The Carolina Belle is the perfect venue for a casual cocktail cruise, Blues and BBQ Cruise or a formal dinner.
old_south_carriage_co_
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.
charleston_harbor_tours
Make your wedding unforgettable. Dine and dance under the stars on beautiful Charleston Harbor. Charleston’s premier private group dinner ship. The perfect venue for rehearsal dinners, ceremonies and receptions. Groups of 25 to 125 for dinner and up to 200 for hors d’oeuvres receptions.
francis_marion_hotel_
Historic Charleston's landmark hotel since 1924. Completely restored and elegantly appointed marble lobby, crown moldings and intricate wrought iron. Across from Marion Square. 235 guest rooms and suites offer spectacular views of Charleston's harbor. On the National Register of Historic Places.
sandlapper_water_tours
Tu. -Su. Mar.-Oct. Come and explore Morris Island and go shelling with our naturalist. Learn while exploring Charleston’s Harbor Marine life. Frequent Dolphin Sightings. Corporate & Private charters available. 45 ft. Catamaran, USCG-certified for 49 people. $16-30.
michael_s_on_the_alley
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.
bulldog_tours
With over 25 years’ experience in the hospitality industry, our expertise in Charleston is legendary. Full service group tour planning offering guided tours, special events, concierge service, plantation tours, shuttles & transports, motorcoach tour planning, companion programs, and team building.
duvall_events
With 35 years of creating memorable events through culinary ingenuity and custom décor, Duvall continues to reinvent the event experience. Whether event design, catering, décor and bar service; let Duvall handle the details, so you can enjoy your moment. Duvall. Catering to you.
tbonz_gill_grill
A Charleston favorite for 20 years! TBonz offers a wide variety of appetizers, grilled salads, sandwiches, fresh seafood and Certified Angus Beef. Enjoy homemade desserts from Kaminsky's, our coffee & dessert cafe next door. Space available for private functions.
the_bluestone_ramblers_charleston_bluegrass_band
With ten years' experience playing bluegrass and traditional American music around Charleston and a friendly yet energetic stage presence, the Bluestone Ramblers are perfect for your Lowcountry-style rehearsal dinner, BBQ, or oyster roast. Also available for wedding ceremonies, receptions, and private parties.
charleston_marriott
Enjoy every luxurious detail of the Charleston Marriott Hotel in downtown Charleston overlooking the Ashley River. Savor spectacular meals at Saffire or enjoy a cocktail and a sunset at Aqua Terrace. Complimentary parking; shuttles to Historic District; Marriott Rewards Program.
old_south_carriage_company_
Guides in a Confederate uniform and Red Sash team up with beautiful draft horses to reveal the history and charm of Charleston. Board your carriage in our stable using an easy loading ramp. Carriages also available for weddings and large groups. Family-owned since 1983.
cupcake_downsouth
Cupcake DownSouth would be honored to be a part of your bridal festivities. Our cupcakes add that special twist to every event. Our mini cupcakes and cake pops are the perfect favor to leave a lasting memory. Contact our Wedding Coordinator today! WeddingCoordinator@FreshCupcakes.com
peninsula_grill_at_the_historic_planters_inn
This AAA Four-Diamond restaurant located in the very heart of Charleston’s famed Historic District has been recognized for world-class cuisine and Southern hospitality by Condé Nast Traveler, Food & Wine, The New York Times, Southern Living, Travel + Leisure, and Wine Spectator among others.
gray_line_of_charleston_
Gray Line of Charleston is the oldest and largest touring company in the city with more than 50 years of service. Join us for a complete and comprehensive overview of more than 300 years of Charleston history by one of our licensed guides. Be sure to check out our Fort Sumter combo and save!
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.
39_rue_de_jean_upstairs_at_rue
Our private event space is located in the heart of Downtown Charleston. Featuring vaulted ceilings, exposed brick, and a private entrance. Let us help you blend a menu of inspired cuisine, design the perfect ambiance, and create memories for a lifetime.
grill_225
This fine dining establishment stockpiles accolades, like Fodor’s Choice. A member of “Great Steakhouses of North America,” seafood and live lobsters flown in daily. Start with a smokin’ Nitrotini cocktail and segue to a 100% USDA Prime filet.
the_victor_social_club_
A CHIC, CLASSIC, SOPHISTICATED place to have a cocktail. Offering a diverse wine list & cocktails that each tells a tale of their own. We pay homage to the social club legend, serving local classics boasting with flavors from around the world.
charleston_harbor_tours
Tour Charleston’s harbor aboard the Carolina Belle. Our licensed captain narrates the rich history of over 75 points of interest including the stately homes along the Battery, and the harbor’s historical forts. This 90 minute, “harbor of history” tour operates from February - December
charleston_ghost_graveyard_walking_tour
This is the only tour that can take you into Charleston’s oldest graveyard at night! View Charleston’s famous tombstones and explore the streets and alleyways of our haunted Historic District while listening to stories of ghosts, haunted houses, and superstitions.
high_cotton
High Cotton Charleston is high steppin' Lowcountry living. It's a feeling of warmth and celebration that begins the moment you step inside. You'll find it in our gracious, knowledgeable servers, expertly prepared dishes and a remarkable wine and cocktail program. Now offering Saturday and Sunday Brunch.
charleston_marriott
Enjoy every luxurious detail of the Charleston Marriott Hotel in downtown Charleston overlooking the Ashley River. Savor spectacular meals at Saffire or enjoy a cocktail and a sunset at Aqua Terrace. Complimentary parking; shuttles to Historic District; Marriott Rewards Program.
39_rue_de_jean
French style cafe and bar offering the best in Brasserie cuisine. Indoor/outdoor patio seating, predominantly French wine list with champagne and sakes. Sunday Brunch from 10am, Lunch daily from 11:30am, served continuously through to Dinner service beginning at 5:30pm.
the_mills_house_wyndham_grand_hotel
Opened in 1853 and completely restored in 2007, this luxury hotel specializes in upscale meetings/incentives. Located in the heart of the Historic District. Complimentary WI-FI in all guestrooms, turndown service, cocktail lounges, business center. Catering on-site and off-premise.
historic_rice_mill
Charleston’s most spectacular waterfront venue featuring versatile indoor and outdoor space and unparalleled sunset views. Built in 1861 and on the National Register of Historic Places, the inside has been extensively remodeled offering, exposed brick, wide plank wood floors, and large windows.
mccrady_s
The Historic Long Room features stone fireplaces, Venetian chandeliers, French crystal sconces and padded silk-covered walls. The Gallery offers exposed brick walls, hardwood floors and windows that let in streaming light during the day and beautiful views of the streetscape in the evening.
hydrofly_watersports
With plenty of water related activities to choose from, Hydrofly Watersports is an exciting choice for whichever way you’re celebrating! From bachelor(ette) parties to pre-wedding activities with family, we're sure to help build lasting memories for your special time!
spiritline_charters_
Spiritline Cruises owns and operates the largest charter fleet in South Carolina. Private parties, dinners, and receptions for groups of 20 to more than 400 on SpiritLine's yachts, Spirit of Carolina, Spirit of Charleston, Spirit of the Lowcountry and General Beauregard.
doubletree_by_hilton_hotel_suites_charleston_historic_district
Overlooking Historic City Market, we have 10,000 sq. ft. of flexible space and some of the largest suites on the peninsula. Outside our doors are shops, museums, Waterfront Park and world-class dining such as Hank's Seafood, Peninsula Grill & Mercato.
slightly_north_of_broad_
Slightly North of Broad, an eclectic Lowcountry bistro that brings together local ingredients and thoughtful, expert presentation with a contagious energy. The dining room, an extension of the kitchen, where culinary skill, considered wine program and warm service meld together.
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.
planters_inn
This award-winning 64-room Relais & Châteaux property is located in the very heart of Charleston’s Historic District. 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.
french_quarter_inn
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.
old_south_carriage
Charleston's premier carriage company, since 1983. One hour tours of Charleston's historic residential district, fully narrated by city licensed guides in Confederate Uniform. Specializing in group tours, corporate events and large party transportation. Our professionalism and hospitality ensure a memorable Charleston experience.
the_mills_house_wyndham_grand_hotel
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
sandlapper_water_tours
Tu. -Su. Mar.-Oct. Come and explore Morris Island and go shelling with our naturalist. Learn while exploring Charleston’s Harbor Marine life. Frequent Dolphin Sightings. Corporate & Private charters available. 45 ft. Catamaran, USCG-certified for 49 people. $16-30.
fort_sumter_tours_
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.
spiritline_cruises_events
Join us onboard the Spirit of Carolina for a fantastic evening of delicious food and breathtaking harbor views. The “Live & Local” Dinner Cruise features live music and a locally-sourced menu, all prepared to order onboard. Whether you are celebrating a romantic evening for two or a celebration for 100 the dinner cruise is an unforgettable experience.
fort_sumter_tours_
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.
schooner_pride_
Welcome aboard the Schooner Pride, Charleston's only 3-mast, tall ship. We sail daily March - early December offering Afternoon Dolphin Sails and Sunset Sails. Monthly special events include: Moonlight Cruises, Wine Tasting, Haunted Harbor Sails, Beer Tasting and Champagne Cruises.
old_south_carriage_co_
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.
poogan_s_porch
Tucked away on charming Queen Street in downtown Charleston, Poogan’s Porch is one of Charleston’s oldest independent culinary establishments, with a fresh approach to Lowcountry cuisine. This beautifully-restored Victorian house offers the ideal setting for wedding-related activities – from bridal luncheons to rehearsal dinners and receptions.
historic_rice_mill
Charleston’s most spectacular waterfront venue featuring versatile indoor and outdoor space and unparalleled sunset views. Built in 1861 and on the National Register of Historic Places, the inside has been extensively remodeled offering, exposed brick, wide plank wood floors, and large windows.
hank_s_seafood_restaurant
Named Best Seafood Restaurant for 13 consecutive years by readers of the Charleston City Paper, locals love to eat at Hank’s Seafood. Chef Frank McMahon serves classic brasserie-style seafood with Lowcountry influences seven nights a week.
francis_marion_hotel
Located in the heart of the Historic District on legendary King Street within walking distance to restaurants and attractions. Features 235 rooms and penthouse suites for your hospitality needs. Unsurpassed views of the historic city and harbor. Discounted rates for your guests.
blossom
Blossom serves American cuisine highlighting the Lowcountry’s best seafood. The menu features simple preparations sourced from area fishermen and farmers and the private dining room overlooking East Bay Street accommodates groups of 12–18. The restaurant is available for larger functions.
stuart_laurence_salon
Having a complement of Bridal Hair Stylists and Make Up Artists, we have the talent to take good care of you on this very special day. Their artistry is unrivaled and their talent is sure to please. With inspiration from you we can hit the stars.
cypress
Led by two-time James Beard nominee chef Craig Deihl, the team at Cypress uses Lowcountry ingredients to showcase Deihl’s eclectic style within a historic two-story building. The private dining room overlooks the main dining area and accommodates groups of 16–72.
francis_marion_hotel
In the heart of the Historic District on legendary King Street, we offer breathtaking views of Charleston Harbor, three grand ballrooms with 20-foot ceilings and crystal chandeliers. We are ready to exceed your expectations with our above and beyond service!
harbourview_inn
Overlooking Charleston Harbor and steps away from Waterfront Park, this sophisticated 4 Diamond inn features unparalleled services and amenities and state-of-the-art meeting space. Spectacular views are seen from the private rooftop terrace and fine cuisine, shops and galleries are right outside your doorstep.
tbonz_gill_grill
A Charleston favorite for 20 years! TBonz offers a wide variety of appetizers, grilled salads, sandwiches, fresh seafood and certified Angus Beef. Enjoy homemade desserts from Kaminsky’s, our coffee and dessert café next door. Space available for private functions.
schooner_pride
The Pride is Charleston's only 3 masted, tall ship. She makes the perfect venue for an intimate wedding, reception or rehearsal. Also great for bachelor/bachelorette outings! Groups from 2-49. Catering available or you may provide your own.
harbourview_inn
With stunning views of Charleston’s harbor and steps away from Waterfront Park, this sophisticated AAA 4 Diamond inn features unparalleled service and upscale amenities. Unwind on the private rooftop terrace or explore Charleston’s award winning restaurants, shops and galleries in short walking distance.
modern_trousseau_charleston
Visit Modern Trousseau Charleston at 418 King Street, and experience couture in our comfortably elegant showroom. Select from our collection of exquisite bridal gowns direct from the runway — or shop exclusive designs — and receive the personalized attention of our talented consultants and designer, Callie Tein.
coast_bar_grill
Charleston's freshest seafood, with laidback Lowcountry style. Coast's chefs meet daily with local farmers and fisherman to procure the freshest seafood and produce available. Featuring wood-grilled fish, a full raw bar, and a refreshing drink list. Open nightly from 5:30pm. Outdoor seating available.
a_w_shuck_s_seafood_restaurant_oyster_bar
Charleston’s original raw bar and restaurant right on historic Market Street. New menu inspired by classic Charleston tradition that includes stuffed shrimp, she-crab soup, and seafood casserole that’s a legend among locals! Extensive selection of craft beers from our bar.
husk_restaurant
Husk is a celebration of the South, using only ingredients sourced from Southern farmers and purveyors. Adjacent to the restaurant space holds the bar at Husk, where a progressive wine list, Southern beers, and handcrafted cocktails are also available.
charleston_harbor_tours_carolina_belle
Make your wedding unforgettable. Dine and dance under the stars on beautiful Charleston Harbor. Charleston’s premier private group dinner ship. The perfect venue for rehearsal dinners, ceremonies and receptions. Groups of 25 to 125 for dinner and up to 200 for hors d’oeuvres receptions.
elliott_house_inn
This meticulously restored architectural treasure sits among the prominent homes of Historic Charleston and is within walking distance to the City Market, galleries, and exquisite cuisine. Individually styled guestrooms open to a delightful courtyard. Amenities include daily continental breakfast, wine & cheese reception and complimentary bicycle rentals.
the_riviera
One of the most unique meeting spaces in the nation, The Riviera at Charleston Place is a fully restored 1930's art-deco theatre and registered historic landmark. The plush, tiered theatre features a 4,032 square-foot ballroom and rooftop balcony.
southend_brewery_and_smokehouse
Southend Brewery offers two floors for private events, both of which provide an excellent view of the Charleston Harbor. We offer an extensive selection of menus to suit your individual needs. Our maximum capacity is 200.
mccrady_s
Located in a historic 1778 Georgian public house. Chef Sean Brock, named “Best Chef Southeast 2010” by James Beard Foundation. Brock's menu features innovative cuisine from their farm and local purveyors and sheds new light on the term Southern comfort.
andrew_pinckney_inn
Adjacent to the City Market, this circa 1840 boutique inn is within walking distance to world-renowned restaurants, shops and historic sites. The three story atrium, rooftop terrace, valet parking and afternoon refreshments add to the allure of the inn.
harbourview_inn
With stunning views of Charleston’s harbor and steps away from Waterfront Park, this sophisticated AAA 4 Diamond inn features unparalleled service and upscale amenities. Unwind on the private rooftop terrace or explore Charleston’s award winning restaurants, shops and galleries in short walking distance.
carolina_queen_private_charters
The Carolina Queen is Charleston's only paddlewheel style riverboat. She boasts 3 decks for entertaining and the best views of Charleston Harbor! Amazing Charleston sunsets! Perfect for weddings, receptions and rehearsal dinners. USCG certified for 400 passengers.
charleston_convention_group_services
Our licensed and professional guides represent the most experienced tour professionals in the Charleston area. Call us today for step-on guide service, walking tours, educational programs or a customized package for your group. Bilingual guides available; Member NTA & MPI
peninsula_grill
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.
croghan_s_jewel_box_
Croghan’s Jewel Box has been serving Charleston brides for generations. We offer our services to the bride and groom with ring selection, and we have beautiful attendants’ gifts for the wedding party. A bridal registry is also available.
vincent_chicco_s
Vincent Chicco’ serves up Italian-American fare. Celebrating classic flavors, domestic ingredients & house made pastas in a sophisticated atmosphere. Offering dinner nightly with a private banquet room to host up to 100 guests. Step back in time and enjoy classic Italian-American flavor.
charleston_harbor_tours
Make your wedding unforgettable. Dine and dance under the stars on beautiful Charleston Harbor. Charleston’s premier private group dinner ship. The perfect venue for rehearsal dinners, ceremonies and receptions. Groups of 25 to 125 for dinner and up to 200 for hors d’oeuvres receptions.
charleston_heritage_passport_
Discover Charleston’s “must see” historic and cultural sites while saving nearly 40% off regular admission – with the Heritage Passport! Passports are available ONLY at the Charleston Visitor Center, 375 Meeting St., and are not valid for group admission. Visit our website for complete details.
no_5_faber
No. 5 Faber is a private events facility located in historic downtown Charleston that accommodates up to 225 people. The property provides a commercial kitchen, full bar with granite countertops, attractive lobby with piano, plus an intimate mezzanine lounge area.
the_spa_at_belmond_charleston_place
The Spa at Charleston Place exudes luxury. Named “A Top 10 Spa for North America” by Condé Nast Traveler, The Spa offers signature spa services, including facials, massages and wraps all in a soothing and stress-free environment.
schooner_pride
The Schooner Pride is Charleston's only 3 masted, tall ship. She is an 18th century replica plantation supply schooner and makes the perfect venue for a unique perspective of the "Holy City." Perfect for team building and private group events!
vincent_chicco_s
Good old-fashioned Italian American fare, celebrating domestic ingredients, handmade pastas, rich homemade sauces and a full-service bar. Vincent Chicco’s boasts sophisticated comfortable surroundings offering dinner nightly with a private banquet room to host up to 100 guests. Step back in time and enjoy classic flavors that were founded in our country.
ansonborough_inn
Located in Charleston’s Historic District, Ansonborough Inn offers the perfect balance of antiques, oil paintings, business accommodations plus 45 beautifully customized suites. Quaint, sophisticated meeting areas are available along with complimentary continental breakfast, afternoon wine & cheese reception, and more.
planters_inn
Named #1 Best U.S. Hotel by Travel + Leisure, which says “Staying at the Planters Inn is akin to an overnight with well-to-do friends in their old Charleston mansion.” Elegant guest rooms located in the heart of the Historic District. Cuisine by acclaimed Peninsula Grill.
the_victor_social_club_
A Grand Charleston Club Reorganized - again. Victor Social Club was a gentlemen-only meeting place for all sorts back in the day. Today, we pay homage to the legend, serving classic cocktails, ice cold beers and an extensive wine list. Like most club life established in the eighteenth-century, Victor Social Club is based strongly on Charleston foundations of leisure and community.
schooner_pride
Experience coastal sailing in Charleston’s historical harbor. The 84-foot, three-masted schooner is USCG certified to carry up to 49 passengers for a two hour harbor sail. Hands on participation welcomed. Private charters and public harbor sails are available for afternoon or sunset cruises.
historic_rice_mill
Charleston’s most spectacular waterfront venue featuring versatile indoor and outdoor space and unparalleled sunset views. Built in 1861 and on the National Register of Historic Places, the inside has been extensively remodeled offering, exposed brick, wide plank wood floors, and large windows.
mccrady_s
For over two centuries, McCrady’s has been Charleston’s favorite gathering spot for events. The elegant space of the Historic Long Room has soaring ceilings, fireplaces and Venetian chandeliers while the Gallery offers exposed brick walls, hardwood floors and modern artwork.
the_mills_house_wyndham_grand_hotel
Opened in 1853 and completely restored in 2007, this luxury hotel specializes in upscale meetings/incentives. Located in the heart of the Historic District. Complimentary WI-FI in all guestrooms, turndown service, cocktail lounges, business center. Catering on-site and off-premise.
the_mills_house_wyndham_grand_hotel
Originally opened in 1853 and completely restored in 2008, the Mills House combines the charm of the 19th century Charleston with contemporary luxury to provide the quintessential Charleston experience. Step through our landmark arches and experience the legend. The Mills House Hotel.
charleston_promenades
Martine P. Dulles, a Licensed Charleston Guide, and former NYC Metropolitan Museum docent, gives tours of historic Charleston, house museums and plantations in English or French. All tours are customized to your special interests! Winner of 2014 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence.
virginia_s_on_king
This sophisticated Southern dining spot blends the comforts of a traditional Southern kitchen with familiar regional dishes prepared with the utmost care for quality and flavor. The menu incorporates local fresh ingredients and old family recipes to bring you Southern cooking, Lowcountry style.
magnolias
Igniting a culinary renaissance upon opening in 1990, Magnolias remains a forerunner in upscale Southern cuisine. The Upper Level Gallery menu blends traditional Southern ingredients and techniques with modern flair and has two dining rooms accommodating groups of 30–130.
sage_innovations
Perfection is in the details of someone who is vigorously working behind the scenes to captivate the client and their guests through a magnificent soiree. Sage Innovations offers boutique style consulting focused on cultivating a fantasy from your vision.
the_restoration_on_king
Positioned on the corner of King and Wentworth, this meticulously restored boutique hotel offers 16 “condo” style suites with exposed brick walls and original hardwood flooring. Guest Suites range from 800 – 1600 sq. ft and include full kitchens. Exemplary service and upscale amenities are the trademark and the rooftop terrace is one of the best in Charleston.
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.
south_carolina_aquarium_
With more to explore every day, share in the wonders of South Carolina’s backyard. Marvel at turtles, stingrays, sharks, otters, jellyfish, alligators and more. Daily dive shows and interactive programs. Travel through the new Madagascar Journey exhibit featuring ring-tailed lemurs.
fort_sumter_tours
Fort Sumter Tours, the official concessionaire for the National Park Service, offers the only tour to stop at historic Fort Sumter. Enjoy a narrated tour of the harbor on your way to the island Fort where the Civil War began. Step back in time as your walk the in the footsteps of Confederate and Union soldiers.
culinary_tours_of_charleston
Join us as we walk, talk and taste our way through Charleston. Daily tasting tours introduce guests to tasty bites at many great “food finds.” Go behind the scenes and visit with chefs, bakers, culinary experts and specialty shops.
charleston_stage_company
Charleston Stage is South Carolina's largest professional theatre company in residence at the Historic Dock Street Theatre, "America's First Theatre." Charleston Stage provides a full season of plays and musicals. Groups save 25% on bookings of 15 or more!
virginia_s_on_king
This sophisticated Southern dining spot blends the comforts of a traditional Southern kitchen with familiar regional dishes prepared with the utmost care for quality and flavor. The menu incorporates local fresh ingredients and old family recipes to bring you Southern cooking, Lowcountry style.
market_pavilion_hotel
Historic City Market’s premier luxury boutique hotel. It’s Grill 225 is hailed among America’s top steakhouses. Leading Hotels of the World. Conde Nast Gold List. Voted the #1 boutique hotel in North America by Travel and Leisure.
bloom_at_belmond_charleston_place
Whether it's a wedding for 100 or 1,000 guests, our award-winning staff at BLOOM, located at Belmond Charleston Place, specializes in making your floral dreams a reality. We can create romantic, garden-inspired designs or minimalist artistic expressions that interpret your design philosophy.
distinctive_events
Distinctive Events provides the most customized and creative inventory of wedding design, décor and specialty rental items in the Charleston area. From lounge furniture to draping, custom lighting to exquisite floral, we have all you need to create the perfect vision for your wedding.
halls_chophouse
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.
adventure_sightseeing_tours_
Adventure Sightseeing is a Charleston family-owned business. We have been providing the most comprehensive tours of Historic Charleston for over 26 years. We have fully licensed and personable guides to show you the city in all her splendor.
no_5_faber
No. 5 Faber is a private events facility located in historic downtown Charleston that accommodates up to 225 people. The property provides a commercial kitchen, full bar with granite countertops, attractive lobby with piano, plus an intimate mezzanine lounge area.
poogan_s_porch
Tucked away on charming Queen Street in downtown Charleston, Poogan’s Porch is one of Charleston’s oldest independent culinary establishments, with a fresh approach to Lowcountry cuisine. This beautifully-restored Victorian house offers the ideal setting for wedding-related activities – from bridal luncheons to rehearsal dinners and receptions.
technical_event_company
TEC was formed when we saw the need for a production company that is as pleasing to the senses as the planned décor. TEC has the ability to construct or customize any fixture or device that one can imagine.
Unrivaled personal service, creative events and unique excursions since 1986! CCGS is here to design your group’s picture perfect Charleston experience: customized tours & excursions, dining & transportation, unique events and full-service packages for corporate, tour and convention groups. Member NTA and MPI.
charleston_marriott
Experience every luxurious detail of the Charleston Marriott in downtown Charleston overlooking the Ashley River. Savor spectacular meals at Saffire or enjoy a cocktail and a Lowcountry sunset at Aqua Terrace. Complimentary parking; shuttles to Historic District; Marriott Rewards Program.
carolina_belle_private_charters
Plan the perfect evening out on beautiful Charleston Harbor! Entertain friends, clients, or employees. The Carolina Belle is the perfect venue for a casual cocktail cruise, Blues and BBQ Cruise or a formal dinner.
historic_rice_mill
Charleston’s most spectacular waterfront venue featuring versatile indoor and outdoor space and unparalleled sunset views. Built in 1861 and on the National Register of Historic Places, the inside has been extensively remodeled offering, exposed brick, wide plank wood floors, and large windows.
39_rue_de_jean
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.
good_food_catering
Good Food Catering provides restaurant quality cuisine and exceptional service for private events. Each menu is customized to your individual palate. Selections range from French and Asian flavors to classic Charleston recipes. Invite our experienced team to tailor your event!
southend_brewery_and_smokehouse
Southend Brewery offers two floors for private events, both of which provide an excellent view of the Charleston Harbor. We offer an extensive selection of menus to suit your individual needs. Our maximum capacity is 200.
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.
carolina_girl_yacht
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.
carolina_queen_private_charters
The Carolina Queen is Charleston's only paddlewheel style riverboat. She boasts 3 decks for entertaining and the best views of Charleston Harbor! Amazing Charleston sunsets! Perfect for weddings, receptions and rehearsal dinners. USCG certified for 400 passengers.
coast_bar_grill
Charleston’s freshest seafood, with laidback Lowcountry style. Coast’s chefs meet daily with local farmers and fishermen to procure the freshest seafood and produce available. Featuring wood-grilled fish, a full raw bar, and a refreshing drink list. Open nightly from 5:30. Outdoor seating available.
schooner_pride
The Pride is Charleston's only 3 masted, tall ship. She makes the perfect venue for an intimate wedding, reception or rehearsal. Also great for bachelor/bachelorette outings! Groups from 2-49. Catering available or you may provide your own.
the_carolina_queen_private_charters
The Carolina Queen is Charleston’s only paddlewheel riverboat. Bring your group out for an amazing evening in a unique venue on one of the most beautiful harbors in the country! Our experienced staff will help you plan a perfect and unforgettable event.
schooner_pride
The Pride is Charleston's only 3 masted, tall ship. She makes the perfect venue for an intimate wedding, reception or rehearsal. Also great for bachelor/bachelorette outings! Groups from 2-49. Catering available or you may provide your own.
french_quarter_inn
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. Meeting room opens to a secluded terrace, exceptional service and amenities including champagne upon arrival, afternoon reception, evening nightcap and artisan continental breakfast.
sandlapper_water_tours
Tu-Su. Mar.-Oct.: History Tours, Nature Tours, Sunset Cruises, Haunted Harbor Ghost Tours – times vary. Interpretive history and nature tours with local historian and naturalist. Learn while exploring Charleston Harbor. Frequent Dolphin Sightings. Corporate/private charters available. 45 ft. Catamaran, USCG-certified for 49 people. $16-30.
belmond_charleston_place
From the sophisticated, garden-like setting of The Palmetto Cafe to the spectacular chandeliers in the elegant Grand Ballroom, Belmond Charleston Place offers more than 40,000 sq. ft. of exquisite on-site event space for your big day.
schooner_pride
The Pride offers daily Afternoon Dolphin Sails and Sunset Sails Mid March - November. Perfect for guests in town and looking to enjoy the sea breeze and serenity that the a sailing vessel has to offer! Call or go online for tickets.
the_william_aiken_house
This 1810 National Historic Landmark in the heart of downtown blends Old World charm with modern sophistication. Indoor / outdoor spaces showcase period artwork and antiques, sweeping piazzas, an elegant pergola and private grounds, accentuated by unrivalled service and cuisine.
vincent_chicco_s
Good old-fashioned Italian American fare, celebrating domestic ingredients, handmade pastas, rich homemade sauces and a full-service bar. Vincent Chicco’s boasts sophisticated comfortable surroundings offering dinner nightly with a private banquet room to host up to 100 guests. Step back in time and enjoy classic flavors that were founded in our country.
the_mills_house_wyndham_grand_hotel
Let the historic charm and beauty of this Charleston landmark provide the backdrop for events nothing short of legendary. Three on-site venues, including the Barbadoes Dining Room and the adjoining courtyard. Caterer for events at Hibernian Hall. Off-premise full service catering.
virginia_s_on_king
Classic Charleston influenced interior and aromas of home cooking inspire all of the comforts of a traditional-Southern kitchen, the perfect setting for any event. Separated from the dining room, this space is ideal for luncheons, receptions, corporate events and private dinners for groups up to approximately 40 people seated.
planters_inn
As the only Relais & Châteaux property in South Carolina, Planters Inn and Peninsula Grill are perfect for Charleston’s most incredible weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners, and honeymoons! The exquisite courtyard accommodates up to 120 guests with cuisine by AAA Four-Diamond Peninsula Grill.
charleston_harbor_tours_private_events
Charleston's most unique fleet! We can provide the perfect venue for your special event. Whether it's sailing on a tall ship, a private dinner cruise on a charter yacht or a social event for 300+, Charleston Harbor Tours has the vessel to meet your needs!
upstairs_at_39_rue_de_jean
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.
high_cotton
High Cotton Charleston is high steppin' Lowcountry living. It's a feeling of warmth and celebration that begins the moment you step inside. You'll find it in our gracious, knowledgeable servers, expertly prepared dishes and a remarkable wine and cocktail program. Now offering Saturday and Sunday Brunch.
peninsula_grill
This AAA Four-Diamond restaurant located in the very heart of historic Charleston has been recognized by Food & Wine, The New York Times, Southern Living, Travel + Leisure, Wine Spectator, and others for serving the finest and freshest ingredients sourced locally and globally.
charleston_strolls
Charleston Strolls is the leader in Educational & Group Tour planning services. Offering step-on guides, walking tours, plantation tours, special events, Private Homes & Garden Tours, specialty tours, and scavenger hunts. Charleston’s premier tour service company since 1979.
sandlapper_water_tours
Tu - Su. Mar.-Oct.: History Tours, Nature Tours, Sunset Cruises, Haunted Harbor Ghost Tours – times vary. Interpretive history and nature tours with local historian and naturalist. Learn while exploring Charleston Harbor. Frequent Dolphin Sightings. Corporate & private charters available. 45 ft. Catamaran, USCG-certified for 49 people. $16-30.
charleston_marriott
Whether you’re searching for the perfect venue for your rehearsal dinner, planning for the ceremony, or overnight guestrooms for out of town guests, the Charleston Marriott can accommodate all of your requests. Because it’s not just another wedding….it’s your wedding.
pavilion_bar
Atop the Market Pavilion Hotel is the swanky Pavilion Bar, Charleston’s alfresco rooftop hot spot, offering panoramic city & harbor views, cool cocktails & savory cuisine. Enjoy lobster thermador pizza & duck confit nachos. All day to late evening dining. Smart casual dress.
husk_restaurant
Husk transforms the essence of Southern food. Led by Chef Sean Brock and Chef de Cuisine Travis Grimes, the kitchen reinterprets the bounty of the surrounding area, exploring heirloom products and redefines what it means to cook and eat in Charleston.
technical_event_company
TEC was formed when we saw the need for a production company that is as pleasing to the senses as the planned décor. TEC has the ability to construct or customize any fixture or device that one can imagine.
fort_sumter_tours_
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.
elliott_house_inn
This meticulously restored architectural treasure sits among the prominent homes of Historic Charleston and is within walking distance to the City Market, galleries, and exquisite cuisine. Individually styled guestrooms open to a delightful courtyard. Amenities include daily continental breakfast, wine & cheese reception and complimentary bicycle rentals.
charleston_crab_house_rooftop_dining
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.
spiritline_harbor_tours
SpiritLine Cruises, locally grown and owned since 1961, offers the only tour of Charleston’s harbor that features a licensed tour guide. Step aboard for our intimate and relaxing, 90 minute tour cruising past beautiful and historic landmarks such as Fort Sumter, the Battery, and Castle Pinckney. Charleston is a city with a rich maritime history-what better way to explore her than from the water!
lowndes_grove_plantation
Downtown Charleston’s last great waterfront estate sits proudly along the oak-lined banks of the Ashley River. A beautifully restored, National Historic Landmark boasting 1786-era architecture with period furnishings, expansive piazza, grand lawn and private river dock with panoramic sunset views.
spiritline_dinner_cruise_
The SpiritLine Dinner Cruise aboard the Spirit of Carolina features fine cuisine prepared to order onboard, entertainment, dancing, fully stocked bar, and a magnificent cruise on Charleston Harbor. Departs Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum in Mt. Pleasant. Call for information and reservations.
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!
carolina_girl_yacht
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.
engaging_events
Engaging Events guides couples through the wedding planning process creating a wedding and reception that reflects their distinct personality and sense of style. Our personalized service and attention to detail make the planning process enjoyable and your vision a reality.
technical_event_company
We bring unmatched technical skills and expertise to each event, using lighting, sound and video to enhance the natural beauty of every space and create unforgettable experiences. We take pride in being forward thinkers and experienced problem solvers — imperative for any artistic or creative event.
charleston_harbor_tours
Charleston's best harbor tour! Live Narrated by our USCG Captain. Departs mid-February through December (see website for full schedule). See the "Holy City" from the water. Enjoy up close views of Ft. Sumter and 75 other points of interest.
bulldog_tours
With over 25 years’ experience in the hospitality industry, our expertise in Charleston is legendary. Full service group tour planning offering guided tours, concierge service, plantation tours, shuttles & transports, motorcoach tour planning, companion programs, team building, and special events.
francis_marion_hotel
Celebrating over 90 years of unforgettable weddings in a historic setting at Marion Square. Beautiful grand ballrooms with antique chandeliers, soaring ceilings and monumental windows. Inclusive packages for every taste featuring lowcountry cuisine. Exceptional service since 1924.
the_south_carolina_aquarium
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.
courtyard_charleston_waterfront
From the water's edge, relax in the contemporary elegance that is the Courtyard Charleston Waterfront. Immerse yourself in brilliant sunsets from the Regatta Terrace. Complimentary parking and wireless internet. Shuttle to Historic District (fee). Hot breakfast buffet served daily.
charleston_cooks_
Charleston Cooks! is a bustling kitchen retail shop where you'll find the artistry, equipment and gadgets that help you make culinary magic happen, with a teaching kitchen featuring enjoy-it-now, fun-filled cooking classes led by our talented instructors.
francis_marion_hotel
In the heart of the Historic District on legendary King Street, we offer breathtaking views of Charleston Harbor, three grand ballrooms with 20-foot ceilings and crystal chandeliers. We are ready to exceed your expectations with our above and beyond service!
coast_bar_grill
Charleston’s freshest seafood, with laidback Lowcountry style. Coast’s chefs meet daily with local farmers and fishermen to procure the freshest seafood and produce available. Featuring wood-grilled fish, a full raw bar, and a refreshing drink list. Open nightly from 5:30. Outdoor seating available.
michael_s_on_the_alley
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.
spiritline_harbor_tour_
Explore Charleston Harbor aboard a Spiritline Cruise. Charleston’s unique history unfolds from the perspective of its Harbor on this nonstop cruise. Features historic forts, palatial homes, and port activities. Departs Patriots Point Mt. Pleasant and the dock next to the Aquarium.
bulldog_tours
Voted “Charleston’s Best Tour Company” for four years running, our expert guides specialize in creating the best touring experience imaginable for your group. Plantation tours, history tours, culinary tours, garden tours and visitations to historical sites are our specialty.
french_quarter_inn_
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.
spiritline_charters_
Spiritline Cruises owns and operates the largest charter fleet in South Carolina. Private parties, dinners, and receptions for groups of 20 to more than 400 on SpiritLine's yachts, Spirit of Carolina, Spirit of Charleston, Spirit of the Lowcountry and General Beauregard.
upstairs_at_virginia_s_
Experience Southern hospitality in a private event space that specializes in upscale Southern cuisine, inspired by family recipes and regional cooking traditions. Let the classic Charleston influenced interior and the aromas of home cooking inspire your special memories.
fleet_landing_restaurant_bar
Fleet Landing - Historic downtown's Best Waterfront Dining on the Charleston Harbor features Chef Drew Hedlund's classic and contemporary Southern fare. Enjoy sustainable seafood and waterfront views from the wrap-around deck and maritime chic dining room. Reservations recommended.
charleston_cooks_
A bustling kitchen retail shop where you’ll find the artistry, equipment and gadgets that help you make culinary magic happen, with a teaching kitchen featuring enjoy-it-now, fun-filled cooking classes led by our talented instructors. Open seven days a week. Now you’re cookin’.
culinary_tours_of_charleston
Have your group walk, talk and taste their way through Charleston! Custom tours and events available including private tours of the Lowcountry’s gourmet restaurants, step-on guides and tasting tours. Voted “Top 5 Tours to Take in Charleston” by Southern Living.
fort_sumter_tours_
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.
carolina_girl_yacht
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_marriott
Experience every luxurious detail of the Charleston Marriott in downtown Charleston overlooking the Ashley River. Savor spectacular meals at Saffire or enjoy a cocktail and a Lowcountry sunset at Aqua Terrace. Complimentary parking; shuttles to Historic District; Marriott Rewards Program.
planters_inn
The only historic inn on City Market. Planters Inn has spacious rooms, 4-poster beds, marble baths & grand piazzas overlooking the courtyard. This Relais & Chateaux member houses premiere dining, Peninsula Grill. Voted top hotel: Conde Nast Traveler, Travel & Leisure
the_american_theater
1942 Art Deco gem rooted in regal architecture and timeless Hollywood glamour. Charleston's premier movie house is a stylish and sophisticated 8,000-square-foot event venue on Upper King Street showcasing vintage exterior marquee, grand ballroom and state-of-the-art cinema with stadium seating.
doubletree_by_hilton_hotels_suites_charleston_historic_district
A premier location in the heart of historic Charleston paired with professional catering services and more than 10,000 square feet of elegantly appointed banquet facilities make DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Charleston a popular wedding venue.
doubletree_by_hilton_hotels_suites_charleston_historic_district
The perfect combination of incredible location, Southern hospitality, guest room size, and traditional Charleston style furnishings make DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Charleston a popular place to host your wedding party. Ideally located on the Historic Charleston City Market and within walking distance to everything.
the_historic_rice_mill_building
Charleston’s most spectacular waterfront venue featuring versatile indoor and outdoor space and unparalleled sunset views. Built in 1861 and on the National Register of Historic Places, the inside has been extensively remodeled offering, exposed brick, wide plank wood floors, and large windows.
charleston_convention_group_services
Put the pieces of your visit together by engaging Charleston's most experienced and reputable full-service receptive operator. We deliver unrivaled personal service, creative tours and unforgettable Lowcountry excursions. Impeccable US and International references. Member MPI and NTA.
mccrady_s
McCrady’s has been a downtown destination for generations. The elegant setting showcases Chef Sean Brock’s pursuit of the finest products available, many of which come from the Lowcountry. McCrady’s offers Modern American cuisine, an award-winning wine cellar and impeccable Four-Diamond service.
charleston_marriott
Whether you’re looking for a great place for your rehearsal dinner or planning for your ceremony, hotel wedding reception or a place for out-of-town guests, the Charleston Marriott can accommodate your every wish. It’s not just another wedding…it’s your wedding.
the_restoration_on_king
Positioned on the corner of King and Wentworth, this meticulously restored boutique hotel offers 16 “condo” style suites with exposed brick walls and original hardwood flooring. Guest Suites range from 800 – 1600 sq. ft and include full kitchens. Exemplary service and upscale amenities are the trademark and the rooftop terrace is one of the best in Charleston.
the_william_aiken_house
This 1810 National Historic Landmark in the heart of downtown blends Old World charm with modern sophistication. Indoor / outdoor spaces showcase period artwork and antiques, sweeping piazzas, an elegant pergola and private grounds, accentuated by unrivalled service and cuisine.
belmond_charleston_place
Located at the very heart of downtown Charleston and within walking distance of all the major attractions, Belmond Charleston Place offers 435 luxurious guest rooms and suites, perfect for all of your guest accommodation needs.
andrew_pinckney_inn
Adjacent to the City Market, this circa 1840 boutique inn is within walking distance to world-renowned restaurants, shops and historic sites. The three story atrium, rooftop terrace, valet parking and afternoon refreshments add to the allure of the inn.
breeze
It’s your most special day and every little detail helps to make it such. A Breeze wedding is truly the elegant Charleston wedding you always dreamed about, wrapped up with a bow.
charleston_pirate_tours
Young buccaneers join our crew, get their very own pirate swords, and take off on a treasure hunt that includes pirate history and ends with divvying up plunder! Kids keep the foam rubber swords and their share of the booty.
lowndes_grove_plantation
A National Historic Landmark, Downtown Charleston's last great waterfront estate boasts two indoor/outdoor venues with panoramic sunset views of the Ashley River: the 1786 Plantation House on expansive grounds framed by live oaks, and a more intimate River House.
zero_george
Zero George is Charleston's premiere boutique hotel, a collection of five restored historic residential buildings set in a private landscaped courtyard enclave. The accommodations feature contemporary design and furnishings while specializing in personalized concierge services, Zero Café + Bar, and private cooking classes.
fulton_lane_inn_
Totally non-smoking inn. Nestled among the city’s finest antique shops and restaurants. One of Charleston’s best kept secrets. We offer luxurious rooms, some with whirlpools and fireplaces. Breakfast delivered to your room, complimentary Internet and afternoon wine & cheese reception.
circa_1886_
Circa 1886 is home to some of Charleston’s finest fare. With a wine list that boasts close to 280 bottles, and contemporary cuisine influenced by Charleston’s rich history, diners experience an intimate evening that won’t soon be forgotten. Complimentary parking and patio dining.
cru_catering
Voted Charleston’s #1 Caterer for 13 years, Cru Catering offers full service customized cuisine for events of all sizes. Whether you’re planning a small gathering or a wedding of your dreams, let our experts make your event one to remember.
sterling_events
Full service destination management & award winning event production company. 25+ years experience in meetings, special events planning, team building, corporate branding, & incentive travel. Creating memorable experiences offering “uniquely Charleston” historical, culinary & customized tours, unique venues, & famous local entertainment. ISES MPI SITE
the_governor_thomas_bennett_house
Built in 1825, this magnificent home is located in the historic district of Charleston. Exceptional architectural details and elliptical staircase grace this antebellum home. The large piazza overlooking the formal garden provides an elegant backdrop for your distinctive event.
hyman_s_seafood
Open 7 days a week. Voted best seafood in Southeast by Southern Living Magazine reader’s poll survey out of 18 states and 8 years running. A fourth or fifth generation are in the building 7 days a week to insure 100% satisfaction. A Hyman establishment since 1890.
sticky_fingers_ribhouse
Let us handle the details while you and your guests enjoy our Southern hospitality and authentic comfort food. Sticky Fingers specializes in delicious hickory-smoked ribs, wings, pulled pork barbecue, frogmore stew and oyster roasts – making us the perfect choice for your memorable Lowcountry gathering.
the_alley
A one of a kind entertainment venue in downtown Charleston. The Alley features 1,900 sqft of event space, onsite catering from Home Team Kitchen, retro bowling lanes and classic arcade games. A unique space perfect for your next party or event.
yoj_events
Yoj is a full-service event planning and design agency headquartered in Charleston, S.C. We work closely with our clients to construct a personal event that combines each client's vision with our strengths and resources.
charleston_distilling_co_
We are located in the heart of the restaurant and bar scene in Downtown Charleston. Our 8700 sq.ft building has been completely renovated and customized. Our rustic/vintage atmosphere is the perfect place for any and all events. Rehearsal dinners, engagement parties and other wedding festivities.
wentworth_mansion
Built in 1886 as a private residence, this inn features 21 rooms and suites of unparalleled drama and beauty. Located in the Historic District. Rates include breakfast, wine, hors d' oeuvres, wireless internet, passes to health club and parking.
the_society_house
Nestled in the center of historic Charleston’s shopping district on the corner of King and Society Streets, this tastefully appointed inn boasts spacious luxury suites with full kitchens, living room and unparalleled convenience to many of the city’s attractions.
the_governor_thomas_bennett_house
Built in 1825, this magnificent home is located in the historic district of Charleston. Exceptional architectural details and elliptical staircase grace this antebellum home. The large piazza overlooking the formal garden provides an elegant backdrop for your distinctive event.
blossom
Blossom, located on historic East Bay Street, serves American cuisine highlighting the Lowcountry’s best seafood. Executive chef Adam Close offers simple, clean preparations, which feature ingredients sourced from area fishermen and local farmers. Private dining available for parties of 12-20.
the_society_house
Nestled in the center of historic Charleston’s shopping district on the corner of King and Society Streets, this tastefully appointed inn boasts spacious luxury suites with full kitchens, living room and unparalleled convenience to many of the city’s attractions.
fulton_lane_inn
Totally non-smoking. Tucked away on a quiet pedestrian lane in the Historic District, one block from the Old City Market. Rates include continental breakfast, sherry in the lobby, afternoon wine & cheese reception and wireless Internet.
charleston_strolls_
Featured in Southern Living, New York Times, and AAA, this two-hour tour is the best overview of Charleston’s rich history, antebellum homes, architecture, gardens, and culture. Reservations Recommended. Departs from the Mills House Hotel at 10 am & 2 pm.
courtyard_by_marriott_charleston_historic_district
Savvy Business Travel or Sophisticated Soirees... look no further than the brand new Courtyard by Marriott Charleston Historic District. Free WiFi , Starbucks Bistro, Fitness Center, Pool , 176 new guestrooms & large flexible meeting space in the city epicenter.
the_william_aiken_house
This 1810 National Historic Landmark in the heart of Downtown blends Old World charm with modern sophistication. Indoor / outdoor spaces showcase period artwork and antiques, sweeping piazzas and private grounds, accentuated by unparalleled service and cuisine. Two overnight suites.
embassy_suites_historic_charleston
Recalling the luxury of the British Colonial era-casual elegance laced with West Indies charm - the Embassy Suites Historic Charleston is waiting to serve you with the Southern grace and hospitality that has become legend.
courtyard_by_marriott_charleston_historic_district
The Courtyard Historic District fuses high tech, high style and a premier central location with Charleston’s history and southern charm making it the unbeatable choice for business or leisure travel. 176 new guestrooms, heated pool, fitness center and dedicated concierge team.
caviar_bananas_gourmet_market_cafe
From the ordinary to the extraordinary, Caviar & Bananas offers an epicurean experience to excite the senses. This upscale specialty food destination features gourmet prepared foods, sandwiches, salads, sushi, artisanal cheeses, charcuterie, beer, wine, an espresso bar and more!
tristan_events
At Tristan, tradition and innovation are combined to create a well-rounded dining experience. Executive Chef Nate Whiting. 7 years of AAA Four Diamond awards. Serving dinner Monday - Saturday. Tristan is also ideal for groups, parties, meetings and off-site catering.
rle_charleston_
RLE is a full-service event planning & creative design firm located in Charleston, SC. Focusing on your event, RLE aims to create events with service, quality, and style in mind while capturing the personality of the client.
magnolias
Magnolias ignited a culinary renaissance when it opened in 1990. Led by executive chef Donald Drake, Magnolias remains a forerunner in upscale Southern cuisine, blending traditional ingredients and cooking techniques with a modern flair. Private dining available for parties of 30-130.
john_rutledge_house_inn_
Built in 1763 by John Rutledge, signer of the US Constitution, this historic inn offers guests elegant rooms in the original grand residence or charming rooms in the Inn’s carriage houses. Breakfast, afternoon tea and wireless Internet access all included. AAA Four Diamond.
king_charles_inn_
Located in the Historic District, this prime location places you within walking distance to world class dining, King Street shopping, and the City Market. The property boasts period reproduction rooms, terrace pool with fountain, restaurant, bar and lounge as well as free parking.
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Opened in 1942 as Charleston's premier movie house, The American Theater's roots are regal Art Deco architecture and timeless Hollywood glamour. This sophisticated 8,000-square-foot event venue showcases a grand ballroom, vintage marquee and state-of-the-art cinema with stadium seating.
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Learn about Charleston’s ghostly past as you enjoy libations at some of the city’s finest taverns and pubs. Sip on a martini, guzzle a beer and toast your cocktails to the Bulldog Tours Haunted Pub Crawl! Reservations are required.
salthouse_catering
Salthouse is a creator of events, grand or intimate. Designers of food, simple or sublime. Here to serve you, to perform great feats of creative design and event execution. Here to ensure that your event is seamless, timeless and memorable.
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The Upper Level Gallery is an elegantly designed private dining area overlooking Lodge Alley in Charleston’s historic district. Accommodating intimate parties of 25–75, the spacious design is also suitable for dancing and live entertainment.
cypress
Dinner only. Cypress opened in 2001 in downtown Charleston, S.C. Led by two-time James Beard nominee Craig Deihl, the restaurant’s team uses Lowcountry ingredients to showcase Deihl’s eclectic style as well as an in-house charcuterie program producing over 80 types of meats. Private dining available for groups up to 70 people.
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Original home of the 19th century Citadel, this National Historic Landmark Hotel features original heart of pine floors, spacious two-room suites, complimentary cooked to order breakfast and evening reception. Minutes from King Street boutiques, City Market, restaurants, and carriage tours.
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The Charleston Music Hall combines historical elegance with modern functionality. Top-of-the-line tech, 928 seats, a 1200 square foot stage, and connections with Holy City Hospitality make this centrally located venue perfect for any event in Downtown Charleston.
cibi_events
CiBi Events will make planning your wedding as enjoyable as the day itself. Our experience and innovation coupled with your dreams will create a wedding that is uniquely yours. Personal attention, dedication, and a stress-free experience: It's what you deserve.
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Discover a gem, nestled in the heart of the Historic District, just steps away from the best attractions. With 166 boutique-style accommodations, upscale southern cuisine, plus intimate, unique meeting and event spaces, come to savor a refreshing change of pace.
pink_dot_beauty_bar
Pink Dot Beauty Bar specializes the most sought-after cosmetics, fragrances, skincare lines, & beauty accessories. In addition to the boutique, Pink Dot boasts a gorgeous second floor Special Events studio, where bridal parties can gather for their special day!
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You’ll love what Bubba’s servin’ up! Come experience this delightful destination filled with fantastic food and fun, where each visit creates fresh memories for family and friends, and each visit tops the last.
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Zero George is Charleston's premiere boutique hotel, a collection of five restored historic residential buildings set in a private landscaped courtyard enclave. The accommodations feature contemporary design and furnishings while specializing in personalized concierge services, Zero Café + Bar, and private cooking classes.
fulton_lane_inn_
Totally non-smoking inn. Nestled among the city’s finest antique shops and restaurants. One of Charleston’s best-kept secrets. We offer luxurious rooms some with whirlpools and fireplaces. Breakfast delivered to your room, complimentary Internet and afternoon wine & cheese reception.
wentworth_mansion_
World class accommodations located in the heart of the Historic District. Rooms have king beds, whirlpools and fireplaces. Breakfast, afternoon reception, wireless Internet and parking included. 21 rooms of unparalleled beauty, accompanied by personalized service. Spa and restaurant on site.
courtyard_by_marriott_charleston_historic_district
The new Courtyard by Marriott features 176 guestrooms, sophisticated ballroom space for up to 200, and outdoor garden vistas providing the perfect marriage of historic charm and contemporary surroundings. Our seasoned professionals will help you plan the wedding of your dreams.
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The oldest carriage company in the city, our tour guides have been driving carriages longer than anyone else. We offer free parking at our front door, an easy loading platform and 100% satisfaction guarantee. Experience value, and a guarantee! Come tour with us!
pavilion_bar
Atop the Market Pavilion Hotel, Charleston’s sophisticated rooftop hot spot features signature cocktails and contemporary Lowcountry cuisine. Enjoy panoramic city and harbor views, spectacular sunsets amid a soothing cascading pool. DJ electrifies the nights on weekends. Private parties and reserved tables available.
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Built in 1763 by John Rutledge, signer of the US Constitution, this historic inn offers guests elegant rooms in the original grand residence or charming rooms in the Inn’s carriage houses. Breakfast, afternoon tea and wireless Internet access all included. AAA Four Diamond.
caviar_bananas_catering
From ordinary to extraordinary, Caviar & Bananas Catering creates an experience to excite the senses. Featuring ingredients sourced locally and from around the globe, we offer innovative cuisine, exquisite presentation and exceptional service. Culinary creations for Full Service Catering, Bridal Suite Delivery and Gourmet -to-Go.
ansonborough_inn
This delightful AAA 4 Diamond Boutique Inn is located near City Market and Aquarium Wharf. Originally a stationer's warehouse, the hotel features exposed brick walls, heart pine beams and a soaring three story-atrium. Continental breakfast and wine & cheese included.
pink_dot_beauty_bar
Pink Dot Beauty Bar specializes the most sought-after cosmetics, fragrances, skincare lines, & beauty accessories. In addition to the boutique, Pink Dot boasts a gorgeous second floor Special Events studio, where bridal parties can gather for their special day!
belmond_charleston_place
The event designers at Belmond Charleston Place are your one-stop resource for on and off-site weddings and events. From the initial phone call to night of, our seasoned professionals will ensure every detail is customized and every expectation is exceeded.
stars_rooftop_grill_room
With a focus on live fire grilling, Stars offers well balanced seasonal cuisine crafted with local and southern ingredients. Stars satisfies locals and visitors alike with their main floor grill room, spectacular rooftop and the “Wilkinson Room” available for special events.
harbourview_inn
Overlooking Charleston Harbor and Waterfront Park, this AAA 4 Diamond hotel offers guests unparalleled services and complimentary amenities including: wine and cheese reception, WI-FI and silver service breakfast delivered to your room to the harbor view terrace. Walk to everything.
embassy_suites_charleston_historic_district
Original home of the 19th century Citadel, this National Historic Landmark Hotel features original heart of pine floors, spacious two-room suites, complimentary cooked to order breakfast and evening reception. Minutes from King Street boutiques, the City Market, restaurants, and carriage tours.
embassy_suites_historic_charleston
Original home of the 19th century Citadel, this National Historic Landmark Hotel features original heart of pine floors, spacious two-room suites, complimentary cooked to order breakfast and evening reception. Minutes from King Street boutiques, the City Market, restaurants, and carriage tours.
stars_rooftop_grill_room
With a focus on live fire grilling, Stars offers well balanced seasonal cuisine crafted with local and southern ingredients. Stars satisfies locals and visitors alike with their main floor grill room, spectacular rooftop and the “Wilkinson Room” available for special events.
south_carolina_aquarium_
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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This fine dining establishment stockpiles accolades, like Fodor’s Choice. A member of “Great Steakhouses of North America,” seafood and live lobsters flown in daily. Start with a smokin’ Nitrotini cocktail and segue to a 100% USDA Prime filet.
the_alley
With over 1900 sqft of event space and on site catering by Home Team Kitchen, The Alley is the perfect downtown venue for engagement parties, bridal showers, welcome events, rehearsal dinners & after parties. The Alley offers something unique and different for your next event.
tiger_lily_weddings
Voted "Charleston's Best Florist" 15 straight years, Tiger Lily is an award-winning, nationally recognized florist. Visit our websites for inspiration, then call or email our Wedding Team to chat about your event. Locations Downtown Charleston and Kiawah Island.
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The inn offers 41 rooms that surround two inner courtyards and within walking distance of Charleston’s historic homes, gardens and churches. A block away from the City Market area. Continental breakfast, afternoon wine and cheese reception and wireless Internet access included with rooms.
french_quarter_inn
Meticulously placed in the heart of the Historic District and overlooking the famous market area and St. Phillip's steeple, lies this AAA 4 Diamond landmark. Guests enjoy uncompromised service and abundant amenities that can only come from a small luxury hotel.
renaissance_charleston_historic_district_hotel_
Discover the perfect setting in downtown Charleston. Regionally inspired, this Historic District hotel boasts boutique accommodations and integrates modern day amenities with traditional Southern charm. Upgrade your stay to a "Discover Charleston" room for a truly unique experience.
sterling_events
Full service destination management & event planning company with 25+ years experience in meetings, special events, & incentive travel. Creating memorable Sterling experiences & offering “uniquely Charleston” venues, private mansions, transportation, decor, customized tours, & entertainment. ISES MPI SITE
fresh_by_frampton_s
Fresh by Frampton's is your wedding and event one stop shop. From unique, upscale rentals and candles to custom floral design we've got you covered! Give us a call to design your dream event with our talented team!
kings_courtyard_inn
In the heart of the historic district, one block from the market. This c. 1853 building has been restored with architectural and historic accuracy. Rates include continental breakfast, sherry in the lobby, afternoon wine & cheese reception and wireless internet.
courtyard_by_marriott_charleston_historic_district
The Courtyard Historic District fuses high tech, high style and a premier central location with Charleston’s history and southern charm making it the unbeatable choice for business or leisure travel. 176 new guestrooms, heated pool, fitness center and dedicated concierge team.
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Charleston Stage, founded by playwright Julian Wiles in 1978, is South Carolina’s largest professional theatre company in residence at the Historic Dock Street Theatre. Charleston Stage provides a full season of plays, musicals and theatre-for-youth productions.
wentworth_mansion
World class accommodations located in the heart of the Historic District. Rooms have king beds, whirlpools and fireplaces. Breakfast, afternoon reception, wireless Internet and parking included. 21 rooms of unparalleled beauty, accompanied by personalized service. Spa and restaurant on site. Pet friendly rooms available.
cypress
The private dining room at Cypress can accommodate rehearsal dinner parties of 30-72 guests. The room’s décor complements the original 1835 exposed brick walls with a bay window overlooking the main dining room and exhibition kitchen.
sandlapper_water_tours
All aboard Sandlapper Tours’ 45ft motorized catamaran. History tours! Nature tours! Sunset cruises! Personalized tours scheduled daily with group rates! Beach parties! Lowcountry Boil! Customized private charters! Experience Charleston! Hear about her rich history! Discover her tideland treasures! Delight in her sunset-silhouetted steeples! Haunted harbor ghost tours.
the_carolina_queen_private_charters
The Carolina Queen is Charleston’s only paddlewheel riverboat. Bring your group out for an amazing evening in a unique venue on one of the most beautiful harbors in the country! Our experienced staff will help you plan a perfect and unforgettable event.
courtyard_by_marriott_charleston_historic_district
The new Courtyard by Marriott features 176 guestrooms, sophisticated ballroom space for up to 200, and outdoor garden vistas providing the perfect marriage of historic charm and contemporary surroundings. Our seasoned professionals will help you plan the wedding of your dreams.
leo_events
Meet LEO. We are moment makers—blending the authenticity of the Lowcountry locale with innovative, on-target creative and on-time production. Offering services for corporate meetings, unique events, and destination management, LEO tells your story—so you can hear the ROAR.
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Known for 31 years of gracious Southern hospitality and fresh, local, award-winning cuisine, our private dining rooms and exquisite brick courtyard create perfect settings to accommodate parties 10-36. Nestled in the historic French Quarter between Meeting and King Streets.
poogan_s_porch
Tucked away on Queen Street, Poogan’s Porch is one of Charleston’s oldest culinary establishments and specializes in contemporary Lowcountry cuisine. The beautifully restored Victorian house can accommodate groups of various sizes. Our on-site event planner can help customize the perfect menu.
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The most elegant hotel address in Charleston’s Historic District, this luxurious boutique property is akin to a European Grand Hotel. Entry rates for "luxury" guestrooms and rise for “concierge floor” accommodations and suites. Generous amenities. Leading Hotels of the World. Fodor’s Choice.
cru_cafe_catering
Charleston’s #1 Caterer for 14 consecutive years, Cru Catering offers full service customized catering for events of all sizes. Whether you’re planning a small gathering or the wedding of your dreams, let the experts at Cru Catering make your menu one to remember.
king_charles_inn_
Located in the heart of the Historic District and within walking distance to many of Charleston's restaurants, shops and attractions. Complimentary parking, outdoor pool and terrace, nightly welcome reception and BREW Pub & Café – the hotel’s new dining option for breakfast and evening libations.
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Executive Chef Marc Collins features a succulent assortment of dishes, utilizing the freshest local produce, seafood and seasonal creations. Smoke-free. Awards: Forbes Four Star, Wine Spectator Award of Excellence, AAA Four Diamond and Dirona recommended.
the_society_house
Nestled in the center of historic Charleston’s shopping district on the corner of King and Society Streets, this handsomely restored inn boasts 9 spacious luxury suites with grand windows, full kitchens and unparalleled convenience. Fine cuisine, great shopping and landmark homes are right outside your doorstep.
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French Master Chef Nico Romo reimagines classic French cuisine with delicate Asian touches and unrivaled presentation inside this 1837 Charleston single on Upper King. Contemporary dining room, bar, courtyard and private second floor. Welcomes daytime functions, seated dinners and receptions.
renaissance_charleston_historic_district_hotel
The luxurious Renaissance Charleston Historic District Hotel provides plenty of inspiration and a variety of intimate spaces for wedding ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, and post-wedding events. Our 1,700-square-foot Ballroom offers the ultimate canvas to design the wedding of your dreams.
sticky_fingers_ribhouse
Known for our award-winning hickory-smoked meats and barbecue sauces. The very first Sticky Fingers Smokehouse opened in Mt. Pleasant, SC in 1992 by three lifelong friends. We specialize in accommodating large parties. Banquet space, off-site catering, box lunches and delivery at your convenience available.
nathaniel_russell_house
Grand Federal townhouse completed in 1808. Restored interior with elaborate ornamentation and a magnificent free-flying staircase. Set amid spacious gardens and furnished with period antiques, the house evokes the gracious lifestyle of the city’s elite. $10.
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Perfectly located adjacent to the Medical University of South Carolina and in close proximity to Charleston's Historic District, this brand new hotel features views of the Ashley River, a beautiful outdoor pool, Express Start hot breakfast and free wireless Internet.
bay_street_biergarten
Bay Street provides the atmosphere of a traditional Biergarten, combined with the newest experience in beer. Enjoy Bavarian inspired, Southern made cuisine, alongside beers from around the world on tap behind the bar and directly at your table.
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Enjoy a unique experience combining two of Charleston's most respected and reliable tour attractions. These tours reveal two very different sides of our beautiful historic city, and comprise an exciting adventure for the whole family. Transportation not included. Tickets may be purchased at either location: Charleston Harbor Tours - 10 Wharfside St. Charleston, SC 29401 843.722.1112 charlestonharbortours.com or Boone Hall Plantation - 1235 Long Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464 boonehallplantation.com.
charleston_promenades
Martine P. Dulles, a Licensed Charleston Guide, and former NYC Metropolitan Museum docent, gives tours of historic Charleston, house museums and plantations in English or French. All tours are customized to your special interests! Winner of 2014 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence.
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Located in an 18th Century building, this unique shop is a menagerie of designer and estate jewelry, beautiful antique silver and unusual gifts. Specializing in exquisite ideas for events. Over 100 years on King Street and is the place for locals to shop.
halls_chophouse
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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Coming to Charleston? Charleston Promenades will help you with your visit (hotel arrangements, restaurant, cultural event, house museums, etc.) Contact Martine P. Dullas, a licensed tour guide and former docent at the NYC Metropolitan Museum. Winner of 2014 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence.
tour_charleston_llc
Offering The Historical Highlights of Charleston, The Ghosts of Charleston and customized private walking tours. Seventeen years conducting Charleston tours. No tour company can match our historical knowledge, service or quality. The New York Times/Southern Living/National Geographic Traveler.
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Departs Aquarium Wharf, 360 Concord St. downtown Charleston. Sail historic Charleston Harbor aboard the 84’ PRIDE. Three mast Schooner is USCG certified for 49 guests. Two hour relaxing day and sunset harbor sails. Come work the sails! Call for rates, schedules, reservations or book online at Zerve. Private charters available.
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Kate Thornton's focus is photojournalism, producing elegant candids in black & white and color. Her goal is to create a relaxed atmosphere that results in natural, intimate and beautiful images.
charleston_water_taxi
On your way to your destination, enjoy Charleston's beautiful harbor. From dolphin sightings to a WWII Aircraft Carrier. Rides leave hourly 9am-8pm(10pm Friday and Saturday) March-November. See "Water Taxi" in guide index for more info.
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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, photography, and more at Charleston's signature art museum. Complimentary cell phone tour is offered with admission.
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Just off the historic Market area, a favorite among locals, Bocci’s is known for their fresh pastas, homemade sauces, veal, chicken and seafood. When combined with an excellent wine list, gourmet coffees, and desserts, Bocci’s delivers an Italian dining experience unique to downtown.
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The Sound of Charleston offers an ongoing series of musical concerts in historic Circular Congregational Church. Each concert of approximately 75 minutes features a range of music that is evocative of Charleston's rich musical heritage.
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Cozy and eclectic, Kaminsky’s makes for the perfect place to grab a bite of something sweet or get a quick jolt of caffeine. The first thing to catch your eye upon entering Kaminsky’s is the rotating selection of delectable desserts, showcased proudly in the case by the front door.
hampden_clothing
Recognized by Vogue and Marie Claire magazines as one of the top boutiques in the country, this King Street destination stocks over 50 of the world's best designers including Rag & Bone, Alexander Wang, MSGM, & 3.1 Phillip Lim and features their entire selection online at www.hampdenclothing.com.
woolfe_street_playhouse
Built in 1913, Woolfe Street Playhouse is a beautifully restored warehouse. This historic property has been transformed into an event space perfect for large galas in the main theater, receptions in the multi-use room, meetings, and cocktail parties in the foyer and lobby.
hydrofly_watersports
From fishing inshore flats to the productive sites of the jetties to nearshore wrecks and reefs, our team of lowcountry anglers will guide you right to the action. Our USCG Captains have a combined fishing experience of over 40 years. Book your charter today!
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Transport yourself to France...Located on Society Street right off of King Street, third generation French Chocolatier Christophe Paume is creating an art of chocolates and pastries. Featuring hand-painted chocolates, french pastry, baguette sandwiches and french press coffee. Visit the French Chocolate Cafe.
pearlz_oyster_bar
Voted Best Raw Bar, Oysters, and Happy Hour in Charleston by City Paper readers, this eclectic little oyster bar is a fun place to go for the freshest seafood around. Both Pearlz Oyster Bar locations feature an assorted mix of raw shellfish and Lowcountry favorites and raw bar.
charleston_virtuosi
From solo guitarist or electric violinist to string quartet or wedding orchestra. The Charleston Virtuosi offers an intimate experience with a wide arrange of styles including Classical, Jazz and Bluegrass. Watch our 100+ YouTube Videos.
the_carolina_queen_private_charters
The Carolina Queen, Charleston's only authentic Paddle Wheel vessel! This riverboat style vessel boasts 3 decks, 2 bars, an enclosed main salon, and plenty of room for dining and dancing! Call to reserve your next event! 400 passengers.
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In 1864, the Hunley became the world’s first successful combat submarine and then mysteriously vanished. Lost at sea for over a century, the Hunley was recovered from the sea in 2000. See history unfolding during weekend tours of the Hunley. For tickets, call 1.877.4HUNLEY. For weekday large group tours, call 843.744.1488.
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The Macintosh explores the breadth of Lowcountry flavors in a comfortable setting. Executive chef and partner Jeremiah Bacon creates upscale, American cooking using the seasonal bounty provided by local farmers and fishermen throughout the menu.
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The city’s most intact antebellum urban complex (c. 1820). Historic interiors, surviving virtually unaltered since 1858, have been conserved and stabilized. Many family objects are still found in the rooms for which they were purchased. $10. M-Sa 10am– 5pm, Su 2pm–5pm. Last tour beings at 4:15 p.m.
heyward_washington_house
Built in 1772, “Charleston’s Revolutionary War House” was the town-home of Thomas Heyward, Jr., Revolutionary patriot and signer of the Declaration of Independence. Located in the original walled portion of the city, the house features magnificent Charleston-made furniture and a formal 18th century garden. Adults $10; children $5. Combination tickets available.
annabella_florals
Our goal is to understand the unique vision of each bride and to assist her in creating the perfect floral complements to her wedding day. Whether romantic, traditional or contemporary, AnnaBellaFlorals will bring elegance and creativity to your wedding day.
tease_blow_dry_bar
Start your bachelorette celebration off right with a trip to Tease! We can accommodate your group with our professional stylists, complimentary wine, fun music, and a guaranteed good time. Conveniently located on Upper King Street. Just Wash, Blow & Go!
the_aiken_rhett_house
The city’s most intact antebellum urban complex (c. 1820). Historic interiors, surviving virtually unaltered since, 1858, have been conserved and stabilized. Many family objects are still found in the rooms for which they were purchased. $10.
charleston_harbor_tours
Departs daily, mid-February through November from the Charleston Maritime Center, one block south of the Aquarium at 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm. Relax aboard a 1920’s replica “Bay Steamer” passenger yacht, Carolina Belle, and discover the unique history of Charleston’s Harbor on a 90 minute live narrated, non-stop tour. 300 passengers.
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The acclaimed Forbes Four Star Charleston Grill features a unique blend of Southern, French and Contemporary cuisines while live jazz creates an elegant, yet relaxed ambiance. From the impeccable service to the 1,300-label wine list, Charleston Grill is a favorite among locals.
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Mystery, history and wonder…that’s what our tours are about. Looking for the original (since 1996)? That’s us. Highlight: The spectacular Unitarian Church Graveyard (1772) at night. The History Channel, and hundreds of other national and international media accolades.
charleston_s_finest_historic_tours
Charleston's Finest offers daily tours to Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. Tour includes the nature tram ride through Audubon Swamp where you see birds and alligators in the wild, gardens, slave cabin and a guided tour of the mansion. A "must see" on your visit!
hydrofly_watersports
Hydrofly Watersports is a full water activity company located in downtown Charleston. From supervised flyboard lessons, to sun basking on a floating tiki hut, to jet ski dolphin tours throughout the lowcounty, we are sure to have something for everyone!
pearlz_oyster_bar
Fun, eclectic restaurant serving the very best fresh seafood Charleston has to offer. Mix of raw shellfish, local seafood, Lowcountry recipes and regional favorites. Raw bar offers a variety of oysters and fresh seasonal shellfish, and a full-service bar serves up cold beers and unique cocktails.
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Grand Federal townhouse completed in 1808. Restored interior w/ elaborate ornamentation and a magnificent free-flying staircase. Set amid spacious gardens and furnished with period antiques, the house evokes the gracious lifestyle of the city's elite. $10. M-Sa 10am– 5pm, Su 2pm – 5pm. Last tour beings at 4:15 p.m.
a_southern_bartender
We are Charleston's oldest bartending service started in 1978 having satisfied many happy brides over the years with different bar plans and competitive rates to meet your budget. Our staff are fully insured TIPS trained professionals for your protection.
tommy_condon_s_irish_pub_seafood_restaurant_
This long-time Charleston tradition provides an experience crafted after a true Irish pub. The "live" sounds of Ireland can be heard every Wednesday through Sunday night. You can sit back and listen or join in. With 20 beers on tap and 15 local and craft brew bottles Tommy’s is the perfect place to grab a bite or hoist a pint.
the_charleston_museum
America’s first museum showcases a variety of fascinating artifacts that tell the story of Lowcountry cultural and natural history. Whether you have an interest in early Southern furniture, historic textiles or the Civil War, the Charleston Museum has something for everyone in your group!
bay_street_biergarten
Bay Street provides the atmosphere of a traditional Biergarten, combined with the newest experience in beer. Enjoy Bavarian inspired, Southern made cuisine, alongside beers from around the world on tap behind the bar and directly at your table.
best_western_sweetgrass
Located three miles from the Historic District, this hotel is easily accessible to Interstate 26 and 526 and offers a host of amenities including complimentary continental breakfast and high speed wireless internet, fitness center and Charleston’s largest outdoor pool.
tease_blow_dry_bar
Every bride wants to look her best on her wedding day! Let one of our professional stylists make your event as stress free as possible. Special occasion hair and makeup services available in our sleek downtown Salon or on location.
copper_penny
Breezy sophistication and fine quality define Copper Penny—pure Charleston! Our upscale women's boutique is a King Street institution, showcasing collections curated with a Southern eye—designer clothing, footwear, jewelry, accessories—everything you need to compose a distinctive wardrobe.
charleston_s_finest_historic_tours
Our family has been living SC history since 1690 and we’d like to share it with you! Combine our historic city tour, 10:30am, with the Magnolia Plantation and Gardens, 12:30, for the #1 tour value in Charleston. Free downtown pick up at the Charleston Visitors Center (375 Meeting St.)
cru_bar
Cru Bar is proud to offer bartending services for your event. Our catering directors and chefs have extensive knowledge of wine and can even create a signature drink for your wedding, reception, private affair or banquets.
nathaniel_russell_house_
Grand Federal townhouse completed in 1808. Restored interior w/ elaborate ornamentation and a magnificent free-flying staircase. Set amid spacious gardens and furnished with period antiques, the house evokes the gracious lifestyle of the city's elite. M-Sa 10am-5pm; Su 2-5pm. $10.
joseph_manigault_house
M-Sa 10am-5pm; Su 1-5pm (last tour 4:30pm). “Charleston’s Huguenot House” was built in 1803. The Garden Gate Temple and outstanding collection of American, English and French furnishings of the period capture the lifestyle of a wealthy, rice-planting family. Adults $10; children $5. Combination tickets available.
edmondston_alston_house
This beautiful home on Charleston’s High Battery affords a glimpse of early 19th century elegance, style and comfort. Built in 1825, the house contains Alston family furniture, silver, books and paintings. Three piazzas offer incredible views of Charleston Harbor. In 1861, General Beauregard watched the bombardment of Ft. Sumter here.
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The acclaimed Mobil Four-Star Charleston Grill features a unique balance of Southern, French and Contemporary cuisines by Chef Michelle Weaver, jazz from The Quentin Baxter Jazz Ensemble, impeccable service and a nearly 1,300-label wine list. Charleston Grill is a favorite among locals.
charleston_pirate_tours
TripAdvisor Award of Excellence Winner! In authentic costume, Eric Lavender & his parrot lead you on a walking tour that brings Blackbeard and Charleston’s other pirates to life. Pirate-Ghost tours also available. Appearances: Travel Channel, A&E, Lifetime, Syfy, and ETV.
cru_cafe_catering
Cru Café, is Charleston’s hidden gem receiving accolades and write-ups yearly thanks to John Zucker’s ambition to offer a delicious gourmet twist to comfort food. Cru Café opened in 2002 and is ranked as one of Charleston’s top eateries.
croghan_s_jewel_box
Corporate gifts from Croghan’s Jewel Box – we make your job easy by providing traditional, personalized Charleston gifts with stories about the lowcountry. Enhance your clients visit to this wonderful city! We’ll help you select gifts that will be enjoyed for years to come.
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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.
kudu_coffee_craft_beer
Kudu Coffee & Craft Beer serves freshly roasted coffee prepared by skilled baristas and has over 20 rotating taps, which can be enjoyed in their spacious courtyard with a sandwich, pastry or slice of quiche prepared daily by local bakeries.
bay_street_biergarten
Bay Street provides the atmosphere of a traditional Biergarten, combined with the newest experience in beer. Enjoy Bavarian inspired, Southern made cuisine, alongside beers from around the world on tap behind the bar and directly at your table.
dana_cubbage_weddings
Dana Cubbage specializes in fun, fresh, authentic wedding + engagement photography for fabulous couples. Providing every couple with stunning images and an amazing client experience from beginning to end is her goal, because she believes they don’t deserve anything less!
high_cotton
In the heart of historic downtown Charleston, High Cotton is the ultimate setting for distinctive wedding events. With its blend of Southern style and sophistication, High Cotton takes wedding celebrations, rehearsal dinners, receptions and luncheons to new heights.
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The beautiful Major Peter Bocquet House at 95 Broad Street, built in 1770, is open to intimate, exclusive events. Owned by Luxury Simplified, the home is a perfect example of Georgian Architecture. Be sure to inquire about the company’s other exclusive event venues.
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TripAdvisor Award of Excellence Winner! From general history & pirate walking tours to all-day, chartered excursions, we’ll customize the perfect outing for you. Pub tours, costume tours, speaking engagements, event entertainment also offered. Appearances on Travel Channel, A&E, Lifetime, Syfy, ETV.
34_west_theater_company
Original live theater in the heart of Charleston! Whether it’s our hilarious DOO WOPS AND BEAUTY SHOPS or the thrilling DANGEROUS CORNER, we invite you to relax, unwind and laugh with friends. Fun drinks and savory bites are standing by.
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Let our local experts take the hassle out of planning your group's golf outing. We can help you select the best course for your group's specific needs and ensure that no detail is overlooked – all at no cost to you.
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Sail historic Charleston Harbor aboard SCHOONER PRIDE, an 84' three-masted tall-ship. Elegantly modeled after an 18th century coastal trading schooner. Up to 49 guests. Perfect for intimate weddings, receptions, private events, corporate retreats and team building. Catering available aboard.
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The expansive Aiken-Rhett House (c. 1818) stands as the city’s most intact antebellum urban complex. Historic interiors have been conserved and stabilized, having survived virtually unaltered since 1858. Many family objects are still found in the rooms for which they were purchased. $10. MC, V, D.
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The Sound of Charleston offers an ongoing series of musical concerts in historic Circular Congregational Church. Each concert of approximately 75 minutes features a range of music that is evocative of Charleston's rich musical heritage.
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Since 2005, our company has been providing quality event rentals to a wide array of clients. We pride ourselves on providing high quality, well maintained and clean equipment. We rent and deliver tents, chairs, tables, linens, food service equipment, wedding equipment, and various other out of the box pieces that will make any event spectacular.
hydrofly_watersports
Come aboard our 22 passenger tour boat and let’s go destination kayaking at some of Charleston’s most scenic lowcountry sites. Conveniently located downtown and with easy online booking, Hydrofly Watersports wants to get you having fun on the water!
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Passion for my Craft. Personalized Care for my Clients. Rick Dean and his team capturing all of your cherished moments with a calming personality, allowing you to love the experience of your wedding day. Magic unfolds. Memories are forever.
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Head to one of the area’s popular TBonz restaurants for lunch, dinner, or in-between and discover everything they have to offer. The extensive menu has a wide variety of appetizers, including acclaimed Tommy Texas Cheese Fries, entree salads, Certified Angus Beef steak and burgers, and fresh seafood.
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Pubs, pirates, patriots, police, priests, prostitutes... Charleston's history through the bottom of a glass! Stroll with our pirates & colonial rogues to some of Charleston's favorite taverns and hear unusual, but true, stories you won’t hear on other tours.
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One block from the historic Market area, Tommy Condon’s is a longtime Charleston tradition. Find an experience crafted after a true Irish pub, offering an atmosphere appropriate for families, couples and folks just looking to hoist a pint! Live Irish music Wednesday–Sunday nights.
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From walking tours to all-day chartered excursions, we customize the tour to cover your interests. Private, group, step-on, reunions, corporate events, costume tours, speaking engagements available. Appearances on Travel Channel, Lifetime, A&E, Syfy, and ETV! TripAdvisor Award of Excellence Winner!
charleston_pirate_tours_
TripAdvisor Award of Excellence! We customize the perfect tour based on your interests from 2-hour general history tours to all-day excursions. Pub tours, costume tours, speaking engagements, event entertainment also offered. Appearances on Travel Channel, A&E, Lifetime, Syfy, ETV.
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Discover the perfect setting for your next visit. Situated in the city’s oldest quarter and nestled between King and Meetings streets Renaissance Charleston boasts boutique accommodations and modern day amenities. Keeping with the décor of the region, you’ll find a memorable atmosphere complimented with modern luxuries.
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The Holiday Inn Charleston Historic Downtown, situated on the corner of Meeting and Woolfe Street blends contemporary luxury with traditional southern hospitality offering an inviting and open atmosphere where guests can relax, conduct business or simply gather with family and friends.
charleston_s_finest_historic_tours
Charleston's Finest offers daily tours to Magnolia Plantation and Gardens. Tour includes the nature tram ride through Audubon Swamp where you see birds and alligators in the wild, gardens, slave cabin and a guided tour of the mansion. A "must see" on your visit!
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TripAdvisor Award of Excellence Winner! In authentic costume, master storyteller Eric Lavender & his parrot lead you on a walking tour that brings Blackbeard & Charleston’s many other pirates to life. Appearances on Travel Channel, Lifetime, A&E, Syfy, and ETV!
the_charleston_museum_
America’s first museum showcases a variety of fascinating artifacts that tell the story of Lowcountry cultural and natural history. Visitors will be transported back through time, viewing objects from ancient fossils and an enormous whale skeleton to elegant costumes and Civil War artifacts.
hydrofly_watersports
Hydrofly Watersports is downtown Charleston's ultimate water sports company. Dedicated to providing the best things to do on the water in the lowcountry! Daily Harbor Tours / Private Boat Charters / Jet Ski Dolphin Tours / Paddle Board Tours / Kayak Tours / Flyboard Lessons Fishing Charters
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Home of the original 19th century Citadel, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Within walking distance of many historic attractions including the market and the King Street boutiques and restaurants. Evening reception in our courtyard area overlooking Marion Square.
lordis_loft_salon_spa
Lordis Loft is an upscale Aveda Salon and Spa located in the heart of downtown Charleston. Our focus is to create a nurturing environment where you can relax and enjoy your special day. We offer a full range of salon services and body treatments for beauty and well-being.
woolfe_street_playhouse
Built in 1913, Woolfe Street Playhouse is a beautifully restored warehouse. This historic property has been transformed into an event space perfect for large galas in the main theater, receptions in the multi-use room, meetings, and cocktail parties in the foyer and lobby.
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On your way to your destination, enjoy Charleston's beautiful harbor. From dolphin sightings to a Would War II Aircraft Carrier. Avoid the driving and parking hassle and take the Water Taxi. $10 All Day Pass and Kids 3 and under are Free! Rides depart hourly 9am to 8pm (10pm Friday and Saturday) March - November. Departure locations Charleston Harbor Resort/Marina (:00 min) Waterfront Park/Market St. (:15min) Aquarium/Maritime Center/Liberty Square (:30min) Patriots Point/USS Yorktown (:45min)
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The Barksdale House Inn offers 13 uniquely decorated rooms which may include fireplaces and whirlpool baths. We serve a complimentary breakfast. Our rates include parking for 1 car per room. Afternoon sherry, iced tea, and a delicate bite are served daily.
kaminsky_s_baking_company
Cozy and eclectic, Kaminsky’s makes for the perfect place to grab a bite of something sweet or get a quick jolt of caffeine. The first thing to catch your eye upon entering Kaminsky’s is the rotating selection of delectable desserts, showcased proudly in the case by the front door.
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Ted's is a locally owned and operated butcher shop and gourmet market offering the finest selection of meats and prepared foods in the Lowcountry. Enjoy homemade prepared meals, sandwiches, boutique wines, hand-crafted beers, artisanal cheeses and specialty foods. Hours: Tues-Sat 11am-7pm
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Kaminsky’s entices visitors into its cozy, coffee shop environs with a rotating selection of delectable, daily-made desserts, pastries, pies and other treats, in addition to heaping milkshakes, specialty coffees and cold beverage creations. A full beer, wine and liquor selection.
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Kitchen 208 offers a fast casual Southern breakfast, lunch, and Sunday Brunch. A whimsical menu with pastries, sandwiches, salads, coffee, wine and local beer. Relax inside our beautifully renovated 100-year-old cafe or on our shaded street side patio. Great fare, fresh air: served daily.
hydrofly_watersports
Come aboard our 22 passenger tour boat and let’s go destination paddle boarding at some of Charleston’s most scenic lowcountry sites. Conveniently located downtown and with easy online booking, Hydrofly Watersports wants to get you having fun on the water!
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From the ordinary to the extraordinary, Caviar & Bananas offers an epicurean experience to excite the senses. This upscale specialty food destination features gourmet prepared foods, sandwiches, salads, sushi, artisanal cheeses, charcuterie, beer, wine, an espresso bar and more! Open 7 days. Second location in the City Market Great Hall: 188 Meeting Street.
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Traditional Lowcountry dishes, including shrimp & creamy grits, omelets, stuffed French toast & specialty pancakes. Our famous tomato pie or bacon bourbon pecan pie, the shrimp bacon & fried green Tomato sandwich or the Dixie Burger & pastries. As seen on Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives. Like us on Facebook.
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“Charleston’s Huguenot House” was built in 1803 and is a premier example of Adam-style, or Federal, architecture. The garden Gate Temple and outstanding collection of American, English and French furnishings of the period capture the lifestyle of a wealthy, rice-planting family. Adults $10; children $5. Combination tickets available.
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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.
charleston_s_finest_historic_tours
Call for schedule. Experience the real charm and grace of Charleston with Charleston's Finest. See the historic city like you have never seen it before. Our family has been living South Carolina history since 1690 and we'd like to share it with you!
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EventHaus is a complete rental resource for weddings, corporate events, private parties and festivals, offering the widest range of products in the region. From hand crafted wood bars to linens, fine china and tents, EventHaus has you covered. Experience unrivaled service, selection, and style—all served up with a dose of southern hospitality.
hydrofly_watersports
Hydrofly Watersports is downtown Charleston's ultimate tour company. Dedicated to providing the best things to do on the water in the lowcountry! Daily Harbor Tours / Private Boat Charters / Jet Ski Dolphin Tours / Paddle Board Tours / Kayak Tours / Flyboard Lessons Fishing Charters
brick_lane_catering
Brick Lane Catering is a unique catering company specializing in creative custom menus that offer a variety of culinary styles and flavors. We work with the best vendors in Charleston to make sure all your event needs are filled.
edmondston_alston_house
Dating to 1825 and located on Charleston’s High Battery, guided tours invite visitors to step into a world of Antebellum elegance and style. Visitors will see furniture, silver and paintings original to the Alston family, and breathtaking views of the harbor from the second-floor piazza.
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M-Sa 10am-5pm; Su 1-5pm (last tour 4:30pm). Built in 1772, “Charleston’s Revolutionary War House” was the town-home of Thomas Heyward, Jr. Features magnificent Charleston-made furniture and a formal 18th century garden. Adults $10; children $5. Combination tickets available.
barksdale_house_inn
The Barksdale House Inn offers 13 uniquely decorated rooms which may include fireplaces and whirlpool baths. We serve a complimentary breakfast. Our rates include parking for 1 car per room. Afternoon sherry, iced tea, and a delicate bite are served daily.
butcher_bee
A craft sandwich shop serving honest to goodness sandwiches made with fresh, seasonal ingredients. Open for lunch daily, dinner on Thursdays, and late night Fridays and Saturdays.
stars_rooftop_grill_room
Located on King Street, Stars Rooftop & Grill Room offers an exceptional menu highlighting local ingredients. With beautiful rooftop views and a spacious private dining room, Stars is the perfect spot for any rehearsal dinner or reception.
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Charleston's most inclusive combination tour! See Charleston by land and sea and save $ too! Includes 90 minute harbor tour, one hour carriage tour, and admission to Boone Hall Plantation. Tour may be take over different days. Tickets must be purchased at Charleston Harbor Tours ticket office or online.
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Save $ and tour Charleston by land and by sea with two of the most experienced and reputable tour companies in town. Includes 90 minute, live-narrated harbor history tour and one hour carriage tour. Tours may be taken on separate days. Tickets may be purchased at either location: Charleston Harbor Tours - 10 Wharfside St. Charleston, SC 29401 or Palmetto Carriage Works - 8 Guignard St. Charleston, SC 29401 843.723.8145
charleston_s_finest_historic_tours
We provide experienced, licensed guides with our transportation or yours. We design tours just for you: private, group, walking, step-on guides, family or military reunions and corporate groups. For that special tour, call Charleston's Finest!
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Corporate gifts from Croghan’s Jewel Box – we make your job easy by providing traditional, personalized Charleston gifts with stories about the lowcountry. Enhance your clients visit to this wonderful city! We’ll help you select gifts that will be enjoyed for years to come.
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Open daily except New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. Hours vary according to the season. Concessionaire ferries depart from Liberty Square in Charleston and from Patriots Point in Mt. Pleasant. America’s most tragic conflict ignited at Fort Sumter on April 12, 1861, when a chain reaction of social, economic and political events exploded into civil war. A powerful symbol to both the South and the North, Fort Sumter remains a memorial to all who fought to hold it. The fort may be visited by private boat or by ferry boat. Correspondences should be sent to park headquarters at 1214 Middle St., Sullivan’s Island, SC 29482.
charleston_s_finest_historic_tours
We provide experienced, licensed guides with our transportation or yours. We design tours just for you: private, group, walking, step-on guides, family or military reunions and corporate groups. For that special tour, call Charleston's Finest!
the_charleston_museum_
America’s first museum showcases a variety of fascinating artifacts that tell the story of Lowcountry cultural and natural history. Whether you have an interest in early Southern furniture, historic textiles or the Civil War, the Charleston Museum has something for everyone in your family.
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Copper Penny Shooz is Charleston's premiere lady's footwear salon. Showcasing beautifully crafted shoes from upscale designer labels such as Diane Von Furstenberg, Kate Spade, Corso Como, Jack Rogers, and Rowen—an award winning line created by the Copper Penny family of designers. Second location Mt. Pleasant.
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WED will fulfill your wishes with our attention to detail, personal service and innovative style. WED's services are unique in that we focus on function and design. Our event planners offer a combination of creative and organizational touches that will enhance any celebration.
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The acclaimed Forbes Four Star Charleston Grill features a unique blend of Southern, French and Contemporary cuisines while live jazz creates an elegant, yet relaxed ambiance. From the impeccable service to the nearly 1,300-label wine list, Charleston Grill is a favorite among locals.
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Martine P. Dulles, a Licensed Charleston Guide, and former NYC Metropolitan Museum docent, gives tours of historic Charleston, house museums and plantations in English or French. All tours are customized to your special interests! Winner of 2014 Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence.
charleston_pirate_tours
From walking tours to all-day chartered excursions, we customize the tour that covers your interests. Private, group, step-on, reunions, corporate events, costume tours, speaking engagements available. Appearances on Travel Channel, Lifetime, A&E, Syfy, and ETV! TripAdvisor Award of Excellence Winner!
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Situated only moments to the historic district of Charleston, the beautiful and unique, "round" Holiday Inn Charleston Riverview captures the spirit of Charleston and invites you to enjoy the spectacular panoramic views of the Charleston cityscape and Ashley River.
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Linking Downtown Charleston, Aquarium Wharf and Patriots Point (USS Yorktown). Hourly departures: Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina (:00), Waterfront Park/Historic Market Street (:15), Aquarium Wharf/Maritime Center (:30), Patriots Point/USS Yorktown (:45). $10 hop on/hop off pass. Kids 3 and under free.
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Known for our award-winning hickory-smoked meats and barbecue sauces. The very first Sticky Fingers Smokehouse opened in Mt. Pleasant, SC in 1992 by three lifelong friends. We specialize in accommodating large parties. Banquet space, off-site catering, box lunches and delivery at your convenience available.
7th Annual Charleston Classic Basketball Tournament
November 20-23, 2014. The Charleston Classic is a NCAA Men’s Invitational Tournament held each year at the TD Arena in historic Charleston. Includes eight teams playing 12 games during a four-day weekend. The teams participating in the seventh annual event include Akron, Cornell, Miami (Fla.), Penn State, South Carolina and Southern California. (Final two teams TBA).
The Charleston Music Hall
Boasting the best acoustics in town, the Music Hall is a listening room: an intimate theatre in which the audience and the artist can interact on a more personal level. The hall hosts everything from rock shows to local jazz to ballet to theatre.
11th Annual Charleston International Antiques Show
Antiques Show, March 21 - 23 & Preview Party, March 20. English, European & American period furnishings, fine art, architectural elements, vintage jewelry & silver, from the 17th to 20th centuries. Proceeds benefit Historic Charleston Foundation. Tickets: online or 843-722-3405.
1837 Bed & Breakfast
Featured on The History and Travel Channels. Historic home and carriage house (c.1837). 28th year of providing intimate accommodations featuring canopied rice beds. Full breakfast and afternoon tea on inviting piazzas. Walk to everything, off street parking.
19 Broad Street Properties
Location! Location! Location! The Jacobson Building, on one of America's Top 10 Great Streets offers clean, comfortable and spacious accommodations for 2-11 in the heart of Historic Charleston. Enjoy an easy stroll to all Historic District attractions.
196 Rutledge Avenue Inn
Spacious, fully furnished, marble throughout, hardwood floors, and full kitchens. Newly Renovated in historic district across from renowned Hominy Grill. Choose from 2BR/2.5 BA Units or 1 BR/1BA units with off street parking. Total of 5 to choose from.
21 East Battery Bed & Breakfast
This privately owned bed and breakfast is nestled within the urban compound of Charleston's historic 1825 Edmondston-Alston House. Here, in what was once the stables, carriage house and slave quarters, is a sequestered guest lodging. Newly refurbished.
2nd Sunday on King
From 1-5pm each month, King Street is closed to all vehicular traffic from Queen Street north to Calhoun, as businesses invite the public to enjoy the best shopping, dining and services the region has to offer indoors, on the sidewalks and in the street.
32 Charlotte Street Cottage
Secluded, elegantly restored and furnished kitchen house in heart of historic district. Behind gates on acre of lush gardens, 2 bedroom, 1-1/2 bath home has the feel of a European villa. Full kitchen, washer/dryer, parking, luxury linens. Walk to all. 3 night minimum.
32 Charlotte Street Cottage
Secluded, elegantly restored and furnished kitchen house in heart of historic district. Behind gates on acre of lush gardens, 2 bedroom, 1-1/2 bath home has the feel of a European villa. Full kitchen, washer/dryer, parking, luxury linens. Walk to all. 3 night minimum.
34 West Theater Company
Original live theater in the heart of Charleston! Whether it’s our hilarious DOO WOPS AND BEAUTY SHOPS or the thrilling DANGEROUS CORNER, we invite you to relax, unwind and laugh with friends. Fun drinks and savory bites are standing by.
38th Annual Fall Tours of Homes & Gardens
October 2 – 26, 2014. Step inside Charleston’s history and experience the beautiful architecture, tradition, and Southern culture of the Holy City. Learn the secrets of these magnificent houses and the people who have called them home. Proceeds benefit the Preservation Society of Charleston.
67th Annual Festival of Houses & Gardens
The Festival of Houses & Gardens, March 20 - April 19. Tours highlight American architecture & arts in approx.150 downtown Charleston’s grandest, private houses & gardens from Georgian & antebellum periods & into early 20th century. Tickets: online or 843.722.3405.
82 Queen
Nestled in Charleston's French Quarter for the past 32 years, 82 Queen is known for it's gracious hospitality and Chef Steven Lusby's seasonal menus which represent the best in fresh Southern cuisine. 11 quaint dining areas and a brick courtyard surrounding a mammoth magnolia tree.
A Lowcountry Tasting
Come for a delicious Lowcountry tasting in a private home and garden. Get the inside on which restaurants are making mouth's water in Charleston! Find out where to get the local ingredients and recipes to make your own "Soul Food".
A Southern Bartender
The oldest bartending service in Charleston. Our staff are trained, professsional mixologists with several different bar plans to fit your budget. We are fully insured and TIPS trained for your protection. "Let us handle the bar."
A Student's Tour
Educational, fun & memorable experience designed just for your students as they explore over 300 years of history, sites and stories about US, SC, African-American, Civil/Revolutionary wars, religious, architecture, pirates, fires, earthquake, hurricanes or cemetery walk with ghostly friends & more! Reservations.
A Student's Tour
For school groups looking to explore over 300 years of fascinating stories. Tour menu: US, SC, African-American, Civil/Revolutionary war history, religious, architecture, pirates, fires, earthquake, hurricanes. Underground museum walk with ghostly friends! Memorable, fun learning experience by bus or walk. Reservations 843.556.0664.
A Walk About Charleston
Take a 90 minute walking tour of Historic Charleston, SC. Visit some of Americas most beautiful homes and stately gardens. Tours offered daily! Call 843-343-9255 for reservations. $5 discount to all guests.
A.W. Shuck’s Seafood Restaurant & Oyster Bar
Newly remodeled! Charleston’s original raw bar and restaurant on historic Market Street. A selection of the best seafood dishes in Charleston, including award-winning stuffed shrimp entrée, she-crab soup, and a seafood casserole that’s something of a legend among locals! Fresh-off-the-boat fish specials.
Aaron’s Deli
A Hyman establishment since 1890. Aaron’s Deli is a New York style deli with Southern hospitality. Serving great deli sandwiches, po-boys and huge burgers. Aaron’s is located next door to Hyman’s Seafood and is a Hyman’s family business for 23 years.
Aaron’s Deli
Aaron’s Deli is a New York style deli with Southern hospitality. Serving great deli sandwiches, po-boys and huge burgers. Aaron’s is located next door to Hyman’s Seafood and is a Hyman’s family business for 23 years.
Adventure Harbor Tours
Let the adventure begin! 2.5 hour trips out to beautiful and secluded Morris Island for history and shell/sharks teeth hunting expeditions. Or jump on board for 90 minute eco/dolphin tours. Not for you? Grab your cooler for a sunset cruise!
Adventure Harbor Tours
Let the adventure begin! 2.5 hour trips out to beautiful and secluded Morris Island for history and shell/sharks teeth hunting expeditions. Or jump on board for 90 minute eco/dolphin tours. Not for you? Grab your cooler for a sunset cruise!
Adventure Harbor Tours
Let the adventure begin! 2.5 hour shell and shark