Charleston has been ranked the number one city in the nation by Travel + Leisure magazine for five years now. It has even been listed as the number 2 city in the world.
So is it really a surprise that people from all over come to say “I do” in our lovely Lowcountry?
From Old South plantations to unique wedding locations, Charleston remains intact with its’ beautiful landscapes and historical vibes — fixings that most couples dream of.
Here are six popular wedding spots in and around the Charleston area:
Location: 4300 Ashley River Road, Charleston, SC
Unique Factor: Immense openness with a view of the ocean is a sure-fire place to gather friends and family for a special ceremony.
Magnolia Plantation & Gardens
Location: 3550 Ashley River Rd. Charleston, SC
Unique Factor: A historically sweet spot that is known for their luxurious gardens and aesthetic grounds accompanied by ancient Oak trees draped in Spanish Moss.
Boone Hall Plantation
Location: 1235 Long Point Rd. Mt. Pleasant, SC
Unique Factor: Situated on a tidal marsh, The Cotton Dock is a quiet and quaint location.
Location: Greenfield Drive, Georgetown, SC
Unique Factor: Acres upon acres of southern fields — a great place to make the venue your own.
William Aiken House
Location: 456 King St. Charleston, SC
Unique Factor: A truly exclusive place to exchange vows but only a few short steps to the Downtown Charleston scene.
Location: 103 Spring Street Charleston, SC
Unique Factor: Downtown amongst the noise but once in the back, Cannon Green offers a quiet and beautiful place to tie the knot.
Wether you are already married, taking it slow or your friends are getting proposed to left and right, like mine, taking a moment to enjoy everything Charleston has to offer is never a minute waisted!