Explore Black Charleston

Where To Stay

Immerse yourself in the city's vibrant history and heritage, with a curated selection of hotels offering comfort and genuine Southern hospitality.

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The Beach Club at Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina

A luxury waterfront resort, minutes from downtown Charleston. Leading Hotel of the World. Amenities include: The Estuary Spa, on-site marina, two pools & multiple restaurants.

Wild Dunes Resort

Experience Charleston's island resort, an award-winning oceanfront paradise offering golf, tennis, spa, recreation programs, restaurants and miles of pristine beach.

Kiawah Island Golf Resort

Situated on a 10 thousand-acre barrier island with five championship golf courses, the Five Star Sanctuary hotel, 500 villas, a top-ranked tennis center, and a 10-mile beach.

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island Golf Resort

An elegant Forbes Triple Five-Star beachfront hotel and spa offering 255 luxuriously spacious guestrooms and suites along with distinctive dining and shopping.

Town of Seabrook Island

Just miles from Charleston, Seabrook Island features pristine beaches, championship golf courses, horseback riding, a marina and more. Seabrook Island: Make It Uniquely Yours.


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