Welcome to Charleston, the gem of the South and a city that exudes charm and elegance at every turn. As summer takes hold of this historic city, the possibilities for memorable experiences are endless. Nestled in the heart of Charleston, our luxury hotel, The Charleston Place, is the perfect oasis for indulging in the city’s unique offerings. From our stunning rooftop pool and pool bar to iconic attractions like Rainbow Row, captivating walking tours, exhilarating sailing excursions, picturesque picnics at the Battery, and the charm of the Pineapple Fountain, there is no shortage of delightful experiences awaiting you this summer.
Planning a summer in Charleston, SC? Here’s how to Summer in style.
Rooftop Pool and Pool Bar
Beat the summer heat and soak up the sun at our hotel’s breathtaking rooftop pool. With panoramic views of the city’s skyline, the pool provides a serene oasis where you can relax, unwind, and enjoy a refreshing swim from our saltwater pool with a retractable roof. Lounge on plush Serena and Lily sunbeds or sip on handcrafted cocktails from our pool bar, which offers a delectable selection of drinks and light bites. Whether you’re seeking a tranquil escape or a vibrant social atmosphere, our rooftop pool and pool bar are the ultimate spots to make the most of your summer days.
No visit to Charleston is complete without a stroll along the iconic Rainbow Row. This picturesque stretch of thirteen pastel-hued historic houses is a sight to behold. As you marvel at the vibrant colors and stunning architecture, you’ll be transported back in time to Charleston’s rich past. With its charming cobblestone streets and blooming window boxes, Rainbow Row provides the perfect backdrop for capturing unforgettable summer memories.
Walking Tour with Walk & Talk Charleston
Immerse yourself in the captivating history and Southern charm of Charleston with a guided walking tour. Departing daily at 10am from The Charleston Place lobby, explore the city’s historic district with it’s cobblestone streets, admire the meticulously preserved architecture, and delve into its captivating stories. From historic landmarks like the Battery and Waterfront Park to hidden gardens and enchanting alleys, these walking tours offer a deeper understanding of Charleston’s unique heritage. Let the knowledgeable guides regale you with tales of gossips, pirates, patriots and more as you uncover the secrets of this fascinating city.
Experience the allure of Charleston’s coastal beauty with a sailing excursion on the sparkling waters of the Atlantic. Step aboard a luxury yacht or sailboat and feel the gentle breeze against your skin as you embark on a nautical adventure. Whether you choose a romantic sunset cruise or a thrilling afternoon dolphin sail, you’ll be treated to breathtaking views of the city’s skyline, historic forts, and the iconic Ravenel Bridge. Raise the sails, relax on deck, and let the magic of Charleston’s maritime heritage transport you to a world of tranquility.
Picnics at the Battery and the Pineapple Fountain
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy a leisurely picnic at the Battery. This historic waterfront promenade offers sweeping views of Charleston Harbor, where you can watch sailboats glide by and catch glimpses of dolphins frolicking in the water. Find respite under the shade of centuries-old oak trees, spread out a blanket, and savor a delicious gourmet picnic prepared by our culinary team. Don’t forget to visit the iconic Pineapple Fountain, a symbol of hospitality and a beloved landmark that adds an extra touch of magic to your experience. The best way to arrive? On two wheels, of course. The Charleston Place offers complimentary Linus cruiser bikes or we can set up a rickshaw ride for a scenic journey.
Summer in Charleston is a season of enchantment, where history, beauty, and Southern hospitality converge to create unforgettable moments. At our luxury hotel, we invite you to immerse yourself in the vibrant spirit of this captivating city. Whether you choose to relax by our rooftop pool, explore Rainbow Row, embark on walking tours, set sail on the open waters, or indulge in picturesque picnics, Charleston’s treasures await you. Let us be your gateway to an unforgettable summer experience filled with luxury, charm, and Southern warmth.