South Carolina is a true American jewel. From gorgeous coastline to historic cities to down-home hospitality, this state is sure to bring you and your loved one warmth and comfort at every turn.
This Southern Belle has been welcoming visitors for decades. But with Travel + Leisure recently honing in on Charleston as the best city in North America for several years and now as the best city in the world in 2016, there’s more reason than ever to travel to this wonderful state.
Find out our 15 best picks for the best weekend romantic getaways in South Carolina:
1. French Quarter Inn – Charleston
Charleston is a mecca of beautifully restored architecture, world-famous restaurants, friendly Southern charm, breathtaking coastal views and beaches, and rich history. What more could you ask for in a romantic weekend away?
At the French Quarter Inn, all there is to love about Charleston is at your fingertips. Located in the heart of downtown, you and your loved one will have direct access to the boutique shops, romantic restaurants, and more.
And when you come back to the Inn, the sheer royalty of the place will astound you. Gaze up through the enormous atrium lined with marble and wrought iron. Relax on the rooftop terrace with your loved one and a bottle of wine. And then rest in a cozy room adorned in elegance.