Charleston, South Carolina
Charleston—the city that mixes current and quaint
Charleston, South Carolina, is a port city that is filled to the brim with history, flowing over with sights and splashing culture on all who walk its streets. Whether you live in Charleston or are simply visiting, this city will have an effect on you before you leave. There is so much to see and do in this unique city that’s cutting edge yet quaint; it could take many visits to see it all.
Head east over the Cooper River Bridge and you’ve got the beach. The warm Atlantic waters make a great host for swimming, water sports, fishing and shrimping. Charleston is hip to the vibe of foodie culture as well. Places like High Cotton, Hymens and Circa 1886 can show you what great food and wine is all about.
Folly Beach is nearby and contains ample space for fishing, surfing, bird watching, dolphin watching and one of the longest piers on the east coast. Isle of Palms County Park offers more oceanfront activities, such as volleyball or kayaking. Kiawah Island is 25 miles south, and offers one of the country’s most serene beaches.
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Your Bluegreen Vacations resorts in Charleston
Bluegreen Vacations offers you two unique resorts in Charleston to choose from. Located close to the city’s historic waterfront, The Lodge Alley Inn™ blends a rich European legacy with Southern charm and grace. Original pine floors are accented with ornate oriental carpets, red brick walls feature period reproductions, and intimate parlors with fireplaces provide a relaxing respite for guests. Well-appointed accommodations ensure a comfortable stay as you explore all that Charleston has to offer.
Located on historic King Street in Charleston’s revamped retail district, King 583 is within walking distance to award-winning restaurants, art galleries, chic boutiques, great bars and clubs and more. It has a modern, sophisticated vibe usually found in larger cities. King 583 features studios and 1- and 2-bedroom standard and deluxe accommodations.