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Insider’s Guide To Charleston’s Most Romantic Suites

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Check into Charleston and prepare to be swept away.

You are invited to soak in the Southern splendor of Charleston’s most romantic suites and immerse yourself in the “No. 1 City in the United States and Canada,” named by the readers of Travel + Leisure. Check into Charleston and enjoy the countless amenities of these famed properties. Whether you are celebrating a “Holy City Honeymoon,” an “Artsy Getaway” or you’re a foodie indulging on an epicurean “Two Fork Safari,” we have an itinerary for you that is bound to please. Begin planning your stay by taking a tour through 13 of the Lowcountry’s most romantic suites, including the new St. Philip Suite at Planters Inn. Located on the top floor of the artfully preserved 64-room architectural treasure in the heart of the Historic District, this suite is one Charleston’s newest best-kept secrets. Scroll through to discover which of these luxe spots will be your next destination.

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The Presidential Suite is the premiere Market Pavilion Hotel luxury experience. The suite features an opulent, full-size living area with breathtaking views of Charleston Harbor and the historic Customs House, and is complete with a baby grand piano, chandelier, full bar, afternoon tea and a personal butler upon request.

Overlook the views of Charleston Harbor from the Francis Marion Hotel's Penthouse Level suite. A historic treasure built in 1924, the property has been finely restored to include modern day comforts and preserve it's historic ambiance and 1920’s grandeur.

Spread out and luxuriate in the Grand Three Bedroom Residence at The Restoration Hotel. This abode offers condo-style living and checks in at just over 2,300 square feet. The residence is complete with a full kitchen and a private rooftop terrace perfect for a intimate meal or quiet cocktails overlooking the city.

Welcome to one of Charleston's newest luxury locales that was beautifully built in the repurposed landmark L. Mendel Rivers Federal Building circa 1964. Settle in and savor the custom details of the Charleston Flat suites. The lofty corner room sanctuaries feature hardwood floors, gracious living rooms with leather wingback chairs, in-room dining areas and glass-enclosed bath suites.

Your enchanting hideaway in the heart of downtown awaits. For a true taste of Southern charm, Belmond Charleston Place leaves nothing to chance. Indulgence beckons. Suites at the Belmond Charleston Place combine an alluring mix of elegance, space and sophisticated grandeur.

Poised to be one Charleston's best-kept secrets, the new St. Philip Suite is situated on the top floor of the hotel and designed to feel like a private pied-a-terre in the heart of the Historic District. This grand apartment boasts the elegant yet comfortable details of a private Historic Charleston residence. Hardwood floors, soaring ceiling height, exposed hand-pointed brick, Jonathan Green artwork and arched doorways invite guests to experience refined Southern style.

Check into this charming 21-room tribute to Charleston grandeur. The Wentworth Mansion exemplifies splendor with hand-carved marble fireplaces, gracious hospitality, luxurious amenities - all just steps from award-winning dining, art, history and shopping. Experience the ultimate in luxury in the one-of-a-kind Grand Mansion Suite. The two room suite includes pristine Italian chandeliers and original Tiffany glass, creating a space that is perfect for entertaining - or indulging in with a favored few.

Step into this Charleston gem and savor impeccable luxury. Relax in the boutique hotel's spacious Garden Suites located in the original carriage house of the circa 1804 property. Enjoy the historic landmark's meticulously preserved treasures, savor the flavors of Zero George Restaurant + Bar or partake in sips by candlelit lanterns on the veranda.

Settle in and prepare to be pampered with the comforts of a personal butler service. Start your dreamy Charleston adventure on a private furnished wraparound balcony. The suites at the Spectator Hotel evoke vintage charm and modern finesse and are layered with lavish comforts and elegant spaces that are sure to take your breath away.

Seaside serenity is calling. Check into the Presidential Suite at Wild Dunes Resort's Boardwalk Inn. Boasting two stories on the top floor of the Inn, the elaborate lofted accommodations are comprised of 1,400 square feet including a formal dining room with seating for eight, fireplace and grand living space. Find respite on the private balcony that peers out at the Atlantic Ocean and the Boardwalk Inn pool.

Picture yourself in 3,000 square feet of supreme extravagance and sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean. Check into the Presidential Suite at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort and discover a property where gracious luxury lives in perfect harmony with unspoiled nature... and is just a stone’s throw from historic Charleston.

From the palmetto tree-lined entrance to the tropical landscape at this waterside resort, your arrival at The Beach Club at Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina sets the stage for a truly unique and memorable experience. The Family Parlor Room is perfect for a relaxed harbor-side-meets-beach vibe getaway.

Unwind and discover a modern treasure nestled in the heart of America's Oldest Landscaped Gardens. The Ashley River Suite features a wrap-around deck with inspiring, birds-eye views of the Ashley River and surrounding marshlands. Bask in the natural sunlight and river breezes through the room's four French doors with plantation screens leading to the deck.

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