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Best of Charleston Guide

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Charleston
Historic Charleston is bursting with Southern charm and hospitality. The city feels a bit like it’s suspended in time, thanks to its antebellum architecture and surrounding plantation landscapes. Take in incredible views of the Battery and the French Quarter as you stroll the Waterfront Park, then become inspired by the cultivated beauty of the gardens at Middleton Place. At night, try a ghost tour for an introduction to the spooky side of the city.

All things to do » Things to do

The 34 West Theater Company
The 34 West Theater Company
Owner description: Original live theater in the heart of Charleston! Experience our cheerful SWINGING CHRISTMAS as you relax, unwind and laugh with friends. Fun drinks and savory bites are... more Owner description: Original live theater in the heart of Charleston! Experience our cheerful SWINGING CHRISTMAS as you relax, unwind and laugh with friends. Fun drinks and savory bites are standing by. At the corner of Meeting and Pinckney Streets, use our Pinckney Street entrance. We look forward to seeing you at the show! less
Attraction type: Performances
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Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge
Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge
Attraction type: Bridges
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Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist
Attraction type: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
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College of Charleston
College of Charleston
Owner description: The College of Charleston is a nationally recognized public liberal arts and sciences university located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina. Founded in 1770, the... more Owner description: The College of Charleston is a nationally recognized public liberal arts and sciences university located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina. Founded in 1770, the College is among the nation’s top universities for quality education, student life and affordability. The College offers a distinctive combination of a beautiful and historic campus, modern facilities and cutting-edge programs. less
Attraction type: Educational Sites
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Charleston Waterfront Park
Charleston Waterfront Park
Bright green public space overlooking the coast: great for picnics and lounging.
Attraction type: Parks
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Halls Chophouse
Halls Chophouse
Ranked #1 of 758 Restaurants in Charleston
Price:
Cuisines: Seafood, Steakhouse
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Charleston Grill
Charleston Grill
Ranked #2 of 758 Restaurants in Charleston
Price: $31 - $45
Cuisines: American, Contemporary
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert, Private Dining
Circa 1886 Restaurant
Circa 1886 Restaurant
Ranked #3 of 758 Restaurants in Charleston
Price: $25 - $45
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Contemporary
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Peninsula Grill
Peninsula Grill
Ranked #4 of 758 Restaurants in Charleston
Price: $10 - $50
Cuisines: American
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Sugar Bakeshop
Sugar Bakeshop
Ranked #5 of 758 Restaurants in Charleston
Dining options: Takeout, Dessert

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Town & Country Inn and Suites
3.0 of 5
Town & Country Inn and Suites
$103 - $205
Ranked #6 of 57 Hotels in Charleston
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Lavender and Lace Bed and Breakfast
Lavender and Lace Bed and Breakfast
$99 - $185
Ranked #6 of 43 Charleston B&B and Inns
1837 Bed and Breakfast
1837 Bed and Breakfast
$99 - $235
Ranked #11 of 43 Charleston B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Ansonborough Inn
3.0 of 5
Ansonborough Inn
$166 - $331
Ranked #10 of 57 Hotels in Charleston
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King Charles Inn
3.5 of 5
King Charles Inn
$147 - $437
Ranked #11 of 57 Hotels in Charleston
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Indigo Inn
2.5 of 5
Indigo Inn
$120 - $167
Ranked #12 of 57 Hotels in Charleston
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

French Quarter Inn
4.0 of 5
French Quarter Inn
$302 - $598
Ranked #1 of 57 Hotels in Charleston
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Wentworth Mansion
5.0 of 5
Wentworth Mansion
$418 - $556
Ranked #2 of 57 Hotels in Charleston
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The Restoration on King
4.0 of 5
The Restoration on King
$323 - $617
Ranked #3 of 57 Hotels in Charleston
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