Mini-Guide: Charleston, SC

One can't help but slow down in Charleston. Gracing the cobblestone streets are stately mansions, ancient trees draped with moss, and people who welcome you with a smile. Its history is one of the longest and most diverse in the country, and still, the Holy City surprises you with every visit. A seductive blend of old and new, it's no wonder that dear friends of ours chose Charleston for their honeymoon.

With only a few days in Charleston, our friends asked us how they should spend their time. Naturally, we jumped at the challenge. The Compass & Key itinerary for wandering Charleston is a full day packed with ideas to discover the architectural and natural beauty of the city, including tasty stops along the way. Our mini-guide also features curated destinations for lodging, dining and attractions. This is Southern charm at its best.


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Belmond Charleston Place | South Carolina Luxury Hotel and Spa

This luxury hotel in the heart of Charleston, SC features the award-winning restaurant, meeting and conference facilities and beautiful rooms and suites.

Zero George Street, Charleston, United States

Don’t let Charleston’s ‘old South’ reputation confuse you; Zero George hotel has no doilies or chintz. What it does have: restored colonial architecture, Architectural Digest-worthy interiors, an inventive local restaurant and plenty of shaded piazzas.

Vendue Hotel | Boutique Art Hotel in Downtown Charleston

Discover Charleston's first art hotel in historic downtown Charleston, SC. Book your stay at The Vendue and experience art outside the frame.


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