Recreation

The Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina offers complimentary amenities such as: a private beach, seasonal pool with poolside service, jacuzzi, three restaurants, three full bars, recreation programs for adults and children, bike rentals, fishing services, SUP, surfing and sailing lessons.
With all these options, you can wake up each day with a different adventure in mind.

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ON-SITE AMENITIES & ACTIVITIES

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Bike Rentals

Another fun and convenient way to experience our resort and Charleston awaits you.  With the many bike trails and paths around the area, our complimentary bicycle rental is a fun way to enjoy the sites and get some exercise.  Bike reservations can be made by contacting the Front Desk.

Charter Fishing Adventure

Whether its an exciting hunt for larger game fish or a relaxing trip to many of Charleston's hidden creeks you are seeking, our knowledgeable staff can help you customize your perfect day at sea.  Our on-site marina could not be more convenient for inshore or offshore excursions for fishermen of all ages.  Let our experts help you charter a boat and crew that have the knowledge and experience to provide a safe and exciting day on the water. The half-day charters run from 6:00 am to 11:00 am or in the afternoon from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
(No fishing license is required.)

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843-856-0028 today.

Dolphin Watch

Here at the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina, we bring all of wonders of the sea right to you.  From our fishing pier or marina docks, you can watch for dolphins breaching in the harbor while pelicans, seagulls and egrets greet you from above. To truly immerse yourself in the beauty that surrounds you, choose from one of the many eco-excursions or boat tours to one of our unspoiled barrier islands only accessible by water.

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843.856.0028 today.

Treat of the Day

One of the best things about the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina is the Treat of the Day.  From flavored punch to summertime sno-cones, popcorn to hot chocolate, cinnamon pretzels to cotton candy, it’s always exciting to see what the Treat of the Day is.
Join us daily from 4pm - 5pm either in the lobby or out by the pool.

Remember Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina calories don’t count, right?

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Birthday Parties

Explore. Play. PARTY!
Looking for a unique way to celebrate your child’s birthday or other special occasions?  Look no further than the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina.

We have customizable birthday parties that include the use of many of our amenities.  You pick what kind of birthday party you want, and we make it a reality.  Choose from just some of our many different type of birthday packages including:

• Up to 10 Children, 5 and Older
• Party Invitations and Favors
• Waterslide for 3 Hours
• Face Painting
• Piñata
• Bocce Ball, Corn Hole, Ladder Golf, and Horseshoes
• Ice Cream, Water and Lemonade, and Choice of: Pizza, Hot Dogs or Hamburgers

You can even pick a theme and we’ll customize the party for the kids.

Pirates
Fishing for Prizes, Gold Nugget Hunt, Walk the Plank, Treasure Maps

Mermaids
Fishing for Prizes, Face Painting, Hair Chalk, Message in a Bottle, Sand Art

Carnival
Beanbag and Ring Toss, Balloon Darts, Fishing for Prizes, Pick-a-Duck, Ping-Pong Blow

Beach Olympics
Water Balloon Toss, Sack Races, Tug-of-War, Hermit Crab Races, Popcorn Shuffle, 3-Legged Race

Please contact Amy Smith for availability and pricing.
Email: asmith@charlestonharborresort.com
Office: 843.284.7022

Fitness Center

Make sure to check out our fitness center located on the first floor.  This is an effective way to stay fit and healthy when you’re on the road; featuring a wide array of equipment which includes cardio machines, resistance machines, cycles, free weights, and much more.

The Fitness Center is accessible with guestroom keycard from 6:00am - 10:00pm daily.

Must be 12 or older or accompanied by an adult to use the equipment.

Pool & Beach

Experience Your Private Paradise.

What resort experience would be complete without a day spent soaking in the sun poolside or feeling the breeze gently caress your skin as you stroll along the beach?  Here at the Charleston Harbor Resort, you can do just that.  Indulge yourself by lounging on our harborside retreat, beautifully surrounded by soaring Palmetto trees and other lush tropical foliage.  Our oversized hot tub will ensure that there’s always room for one more.  Enjoy a cool drink at our poolside Tiki Bar or a quick bite from The Reel Bar.

Charleston Harbor is a major shipping channel and swimming is not permitted off of our private beach.  However, we are proud to offer our outdoor harborside seasonal pool for a refreshing swim.

Mini Mariners Camp

Mini Mariners Camp is a great place for kids to play games, create fun crafts, and interact with other kids their own age. Camp allows kids to stay active, indoors and outdoors. From crabbing to team sports, crafts to slip n’ slides, there's something for all kids to enjoy!  We look forward to the opportunity of making lifetime memories with your children.

Campers' ages 5 -12 years old enjoy a fun-filled experience, giving parents some free time to unwind.  We will feed them, quench their thirst and send them home with a surprise.

Check out our Summer Camp Program!

Please contact Amy Smith for availability and pricing.

Email: asmith@charlestonharborresort.com

Office: 843.284.7022

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Experience Convenience

The drop off and pick up point is in the heart of downtown Charleston on North Market Street at the Peanut Shop.  Make sure you grab a 10% off coupon on the trolley and enjoy their peanuts.  He also makes rides to Sullivan’s Island that leaves the hotel daily at 9:00am, 1:00pm, and 5:00pm.  Throughout different times of the year, seasonal activities and points of interest are included in the daily trolley schedule.

Click to download the full trolley schedule.

Water Taxi

Experience the Charleston Harbor

The Charleston Water Taxi service is a great way to get to historic Downtown Charleston.  You can relax and enjoy views of the Arthur Ravenel Bridge, while dolphins and pelicans feed alongside the boat.

Call 843.330.2989 or visit their website for more information.

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Bike Rentals

Bike Rentals

Another fun and convenient way to experience our resort and Charleston awaits you.  With the many bike trails and paths around the area, our complimentary bicycle rental is a fun way to enjoy the sites and get some exercise.  Bike reservations can be made by contacting the Front Desk.

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Charter Fishing Adventure

Charter Fishing Adventure

Whether its an exciting hunt for larger game fish or a relaxing trip to many of Charleston's hidden creeks you are seeking, our knowledgeable staff can help you customize your perfect day at sea.  Our on-site marina could not be more convenient for inshore or offshore excursions for fishermen of all ages.  Let our experts help you charter a boat and crew that have the knowledge and experience to provide a safe and exciting day on the water. The half-day charters run from 6:00 am to 11:00 am or in the afternoon from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
(No fishing license is required.)

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843-856-0028 today.

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Dolphin Watch

Dolphin Watch

Here at the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina, we bring all of wonders of the sea right to you.  From our fishing pier or marina docks, you can watch for dolphins breaching in the harbor while pelicans, seagulls and egrets greet you from above. To truly immerse yourself in the beauty that surrounds you, choose from one of the many eco-excursions or boat tours to one of our unspoiled barrier islands only accessible by water.

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843.856.0028 today.

Treat of the Day
Treat of the Day

Treat of the Day

One of the best things about the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina is the Treat of the Day.  From flavored punch to summertime sno-cones, popcorn to hot chocolate, cinnamon pretzels to cotton candy, it’s always exciting to see what the Treat of the Day is.
Join us daily from 4pm - 5pm either in the lobby or out by the pool.

Remember Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina calories don’t count, right?

birthday parties
Birthday Parties

Birthday Parties

Explore. Play. PARTY!
Looking for a unique way to celebrate your child’s birthday or other special occasions?  Look no further than the Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina.

We have customizable birthday parties that include the use of many of our amenities.  You pick what kind of birthday party you want, and we make it a reality.  Choose from just some of our many different type of birthday packages including:

• Up to 10 Children, 5 and Older
• Party Invitations and Favors
• Waterslide for 3 Hours
• Face Painting
• Piñata
• Bocce Ball, Corn Hole, Ladder Golf, and Horseshoes
• Ice Cream, Water and Lemonade, and Choice of: Pizza, Hot Dogs or Hamburgers

You can even pick a theme and we’ll customize the party for the kids.

Pirates
Fishing for Prizes, Gold Nugget Hunt, Walk the Plank, Treasure Maps

Mermaids
Fishing for Prizes, Face Painting, Hair Chalk, Message in a Bottle, Sand Art

Carnival
Beanbag and Ring Toss, Balloon Darts, Fishing for Prizes, Pick-a-Duck, Ping-Pong Blow

Beach Olympics
Water Balloon Toss, Sack Races, Tug-of-War, Hermit Crab Races, Popcorn Shuffle, 3-Legged Race

Please contact Amy Smith for availability and pricing.
Email: asmith@charlestonharborresort.com
Office: 843.284.7022

CHRM Fitness Center
Fitness Center

Fitness Center

Make sure to check out our fitness center located on the first floor.  This is an effective way to stay fit and healthy when you’re on the road; featuring a wide array of equipment which includes cardio machines, resistance machines, cycles, free weights, and much more.

The Fitness Center is accessible with guestroom keycard from 6:00am - 10:00pm daily.

Must be 12 or older or accompanied by an adult to use the equipment.

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Pool & Beach

Pool & Beach

Experience Your Private Paradise.

What resort experience would be complete without a day spent soaking in the sun poolside or feeling the breeze gently caress your skin as you stroll along the beach?  Here at the Charleston Harbor Resort, you can do just that.  Indulge yourself by lounging on our harborside retreat, beautifully surrounded by soaring Palmetto trees and other lush tropical foliage.  Our oversized hot tub will ensure that there’s always room for one more.  Enjoy a cool drink at our poolside Tiki Bar or a quick bite from The Reel Bar.

Charleston Harbor is a major shipping channel and swimming is not permitted off of our private beach.  However, we are proud to offer our outdoor harborside seasonal pool for a refreshing swim.

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Mini Mariners Camp

Mini Mariners Camp

Mini Mariners Camp is a great place for kids to play games, create fun crafts, and interact with other kids their own age. Camp allows kids to stay active, indoors and outdoors. From crabbing to team sports, crafts to slip n’ slides, there's something for all kids to enjoy!  We look forward to the opportunity of making lifetime memories with your children.

Campers' ages 5 -12 years old enjoy a fun-filled experience, giving parents some free time to unwind.  We will feed them, quench their thirst and send them home with a surprise.

Check out our Summer Camp Program!

Please contact Amy Smith for availability and pricing.

Email: asmith@charlestonharborresort.com

Office: 843.284.7022

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Ollie the Trolley

Ollie the Trolley

Experience Convenience

The drop off and pick up point is in the heart of downtown Charleston on North Market Street at the Peanut Shop.  Make sure you grab a 10% off coupon on the trolley and enjoy their peanuts.  He also makes rides to Sullivan’s Island that leaves the hotel daily at 9:00am, 1:00pm, and 5:00pm.  Throughout different times of the year, seasonal activities and points of interest are included in the daily trolley schedule.

Click to download the full trolley schedule.

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Water Taxi

Water Taxi

Experience the Charleston Harbor

The Charleston Water Taxi service is a great way to get to historic Downtown Charleston.  You can relax and enjoy views of the Arthur Ravenel Bridge, while dolphins and pelicans feed alongside the boat.

Call 843.330.2989 or visit their website for more information.

NEARBY EXCURSIONS

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Boone Hall Plantation

Boone Hall is one of America’s oldest working, living plantations and is just a short drive away. The McRae family purchased the plantation back in 1955 and opened it to the public in 1956. The family continues to make improvements to the plantation so that you, the guest, can experience what plantation life was like in the 1800’s.

Book the Plantation Experience package now!

Sullivan’s Island Beach

Despite being only 3.3 square miles in area, Sullivan's Island has a big reputation for being one of the most charming barrier island beaches in the region.  Also home of Fort Moultrie which played a key role in our triumph over the British troops during a 1776 Revolutionary War invasion, this quaint beach town is rich in both natural and cultural history.  A day at Sullivan's Island the perfect way to spend a warm, sunny afternoon.  We take the worry out of getting to the beach and finding parking.  Simply, board Ollie the Trolly for a relaxing day of fun at the beach.

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843.856.0028 today.

Experience Nature

The Charleston Lowcountry offers some of the most stunning natural scenes that are here waiting for you to explore.  For our more adventurous guests, let us assist you with coordinating a paddleboard, kayak or surf lesson.  For those simply seeking a relaxing day outdoors, we suggest walking the Ravenel Bridge, strolling the nature trail, or taking a sunset cruise on the harbor.  With so many options, we are sure every sort of explorer will be satisfied with Charleston's natural beauty.

Nature Experience Options Include:

  •  Daily Bridge Walk
  •  Nature Trail Walk
  •  Bike Rentals
  •  Beach Games
  •  Crab Trap Exploration (seasonal)
  •  Sunset Cruises (seasonal)
  •  Sailing

For a complete list of organized activities, visit our Harbor Happenings newsletter.

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843.856.0028 today.

Yachting Experience

Ultimate Yachting Experience

If laid-back luxury travel in a natural paradise is what you desire, you can find it on our Ultimate Yachting Experience.  You will never forget the incredible experience of seeing the sunrise or sunset from the deck of your yacht while holding your favorite beverage.  These excursions are for the romantics, or for the whole family to enjoy.  Come explore with us!

Get onboard now with our room package!

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Carriage Rides

Fishing Excursions

There is no shortage of fish to be found off the Charleston coast.  Getting a professional captain who knows where to go and has the right equipment to catch what you want is what’s important. Inshore or offshore adventures can be coordinated right from our private marina. We help select the offshore fishing boat and crew that has the power, pride, and performance to provide the best fishing experience available.  Hunt for blue marlin, white marlin, sailfish, dolphin, tuna, wahoo, and king mackerel on a custom trip that meets and/or exceeds your expectations.  The Charter Fishing Adventure is a half-day long and can be taken early in the morning from 6am to 11am, or in the afternoon from 12pm to 5pm.  Bottom fishing is just a few miles off the beach for sea bass, porgies, and mackerel. Bottom fishing gives you a great option to get a feel for the water, and is the perfect alternative for younger children.

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843.856.0028 today.

Sailing

There is nothing like riding the wind gracefully through the enchanting Charleston Waterways!  Enjoy spectacular views from a wide variety of sailing vessels with experienced sailors who know how to interpret the rivers and channels and bring the area to life.  This adventure takes you back to the history of boating.  This is a great way to relax while you spend the day feeling the harbor breezes and observe the abundant wildlife and close-up views of historic sites that shaped America.

We have a Sail Away Room Package available!

Golf Escape

The first public golf course in the country was opened in Charleston in 1786. With our temperate climate and beautiful landscape, it is no wonder Charleston is now known as one of the top golf vacation destinations in the US.  Whatever your handicap, experience golf the way it was meant to be played...on the water with beautiful views.

Golf Package available!

Carriage Rides

Clippity-clop your way back to Colonial times, where a horse-drawn carriage tour will reveal over 300 years of history, including antebellum mansions, churches, and gardens.  A licensed guide in a Confederate uniform will inform and entertain you with historical facts, lore, and humor.  Our one-hour narrated carriage tour covers more than 2.5 miles and 30 blocks of historic Charleston.  It really is the best way to see the “Holy City” and learn about its rich and vast historical areas and attractions.

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South Carolina Aquarium
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Paddle Boarding & Kayaking
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Wine & Design
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Ghost Tours on the Yorktown

South Carolina Aquarium

The South Carolina Aquarium, located in CharlestonSouth Carolina, opened on May 19, 2000 on the historic Charleston Harbor. It is home to more than ten thousand plants and animals including North American river ottersloggerhead sea turtlesalligatorsgreat blue herons, hawks, owls, lined seahorsesjellyfishpufferfishgreen moray eels, horseshoe crabs, sea stars, pythons, and sharks.

The largest exhibit in the Aquarium is the Great Ocean Tank, which extends from the first to the third floor of the Aquarium; it holds more than 385,000 US gallons (1,460,000 l) of water and contains more than seven hundred animals. The Aquarium also features a Touch Tank, where patrons may touch horseshoe crabs, Atlantic stingrays, and other marine animals.

Paddle Boarding & Kayaking

At Nature Adventures Outfitters, our entire focus is on giving you the best kayak, canoe, or paddleboarding experience the waters near Charleston and the South Carolina coast have to offer.  Whether you're staying at the Isle of Palms, Sullivan's Island, or Downtown Charleston, we have tours for every member of the family.  Featuring expedition sea kayaking to South Carolina attractions including the barrier islands, blackwater swamps and rivers.  No experience necessary, so plan your next South Carolina vacation with Nature Adventures Outfitters!

Our record on Safety and our University Degreed Master Naturalist Guides have given us a reputation as Coastal South Carolina's most recommended and respected Kayak Guide Service.

Wine & Design

Conveniently located off Broadway Street in Mount Pleasant, SC, individuals and families will find the creative night out they have been looking for.  At night, adults come to the studio and sip up while they are taught step-by-step by a local artist an amazing, original piece of art.  In addition to offering public and private painting parties at their studio, they also host parties at various off-site locations.

Ghost Tours on the Yorktown

Are the spirits of past heroes still on duty aboard the USS YORKTOWN? Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, the USS YORKTOWN (CV-10) Association and the Charleston Attraction Group are teaming up to offer a special tour that will allow visitors to investigate stories of sacrifice, heroism and the unexplained.

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USS Yorktown
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Fort Sumter

USS Yorktown

Patriots Point Development Authority was established in the mid 1970's on Charleston Harbor with the center piece of the museum being the World War II aircraft carrier, the USS YORKTOWN.

Patriots Point, on the Charleston Harbor in Mount Pleasant, SC, is the home of Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum and a fleet of National Historic Landmark ships, including the USS YORKTOWN, Cold War Memorial, the only Vietnam Support Base Camp in the U.S. and the Congressional Medal of Honor Museum.

Book the Room Package now!

Fort Sumter

April 12th, 1861…the first shots were fired on Fort Sumter, and so began the American Civil War.
Fort Sumter’s significance in history is a benchmark.  The site of the first shots fired in the American Civil War, Fort Sumter is a poignant part of our country’s biography.  The story of brother against brother touches not only those who have a keen interest in history, but anyone who visits this prestigious site. You will step back in time when you step off our boat and onto this well preserved piece of American history.

Once aboard, you will experience a relaxing 30 minute narrated cruise to historic Fort Sumter.  You will learn about the events which led to the outbreak of America’s most bloody war.

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Boone Hall Plantation

Boone Hall Plantation

Boone Hall is one of America’s oldest working, living plantations and is just a short drive away. The McRae family purchased the plantation back in 1955 and opened it to the public in 1956. The family continues to make improvements to the plantation so that you, the guest, can experience what plantation life was like in the 1800’s.

Book the Plantation Experience package now!

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Sullivan’s Island Beach

Sullivan’s Island Beach

Despite being only 3.3 square miles in area, Sullivan's Island has a big reputation for being one of the most charming barrier island beaches in the region.  Also home of Fort Moultrie which played a key role in our triumph over the British troops during a 1776 Revolutionary War invasion, this quaint beach town is rich in both natural and cultural history.  A day at Sullivan's Island the perfect way to spend a warm, sunny afternoon.  We take the worry out of getting to the beach and finding parking.  Simply, board Ollie the Trolly for a relaxing day of fun at the beach.

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843.856.0028 today.

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Experience Nature

Experience Nature

The Charleston Lowcountry offers some of the most stunning natural scenes that are here waiting for you to explore.  For our more adventurous guests, let us assist you with coordinating a paddleboard, kayak or surf lesson.  For those simply seeking a relaxing day outdoors, we suggest walking the Ravenel Bridge, strolling the nature trail, or taking a sunset cruise on the harbor.  With so many options, we are sure every sort of explorer will be satisfied with Charleston's natural beauty.

Nature Experience Options Include:

  •  Daily Bridge Walk
  •  Nature Trail Walk
  •  Bike Rentals
  •  Beach Games
  •  Crab Trap Exploration (seasonal)
  •  Sunset Cruises (seasonal)
  •  Sailing

For a complete list of organized activities, visit our Harbor Happenings newsletter.

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843.856.0028 today.

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Yachting Experience

Yachting Experience

Ultimate Yachting Experience

If laid-back luxury travel in a natural paradise is what you desire, you can find it on our Ultimate Yachting Experience.  You will never forget the incredible experience of seeing the sunrise or sunset from the deck of your yacht while holding your favorite beverage.  These excursions are for the romantics, or for the whole family to enjoy.  Come explore with us!

Get onboard now with our room package!

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Fishing Excursions

Fishing Excursions

There is no shortage of fish to be found off the Charleston coast.  Getting a professional captain who knows where to go and has the right equipment to catch what you want is what’s important. Inshore or offshore adventures can be coordinated right from our private marina. We help select the offshore fishing boat and crew that has the power, pride, and performance to provide the best fishing experience available.  Hunt for blue marlin, white marlin, sailfish, dolphin, tuna, wahoo, and king mackerel on a custom trip that meets and/or exceeds your expectations.  The Charter Fishing Adventure is a half-day long and can be taken early in the morning from 6am to 11am, or in the afternoon from 12pm to 5pm.  Bottom fishing is just a few miles off the beach for sea bass, porgies, and mackerel. Bottom fishing gives you a great option to get a feel for the water, and is the perfect alternative for younger children.

For more information, contact one of our Experienced Specialists or call 843.856.0028 today.

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Sailing

Sailing

There is nothing like riding the wind gracefully through the enchanting Charleston Waterways!  Enjoy spectacular views from a wide variety of sailing vessels with experienced sailors who know how to interpret the rivers and channels and bring the area to life.  This adventure takes you back to the history of boating.  This is a great way to relax while you spend the day feeling the harbor breezes and observe the abundant wildlife and close-up views of historic sites that shaped America.

We have a Sail Away Room Package available!

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Golf Escape

Golf Escape

The first public golf course in the country was opened in Charleston in 1786. With our temperate climate and beautiful landscape, it is no wonder Charleston is now known as one of the top golf vacation destinations in the US.  Whatever your handicap, experience golf the way it was meant to be played...on the water with beautiful views.

Golf Package available!

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Carriage Rides

Carriage Rides

Clippity-clop your way back to Colonial times, where a horse-drawn carriage tour will reveal over 300 years of history, including antebellum mansions, churches, and gardens.  A licensed guide in a Confederate uniform will inform and entertain you with historical facts, lore, and humor.  Our one-hour narrated carriage tour covers more than 2.5 miles and 30 blocks of historic Charleston.  It really is the best way to see the “Holy City” and learn about its rich and vast historical areas and attractions.

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South Carolina Aquarium

South Carolina Aquarium

The South Carolina Aquarium, located in CharlestonSouth Carolina, opened on May 19, 2000 on the historic Charleston Harbor. It is home to more than ten thousand plants and animals including North American river ottersloggerhead sea turtlesalligatorsgreat blue herons, hawks, owls, lined seahorsesjellyfishpufferfishgreen moray eels, horseshoe crabs, sea stars, pythons, and sharks.

The largest exhibit in the Aquarium is the Great Ocean Tank, which extends from the first to the third floor of the Aquarium; it holds more than 385,000 US gallons (1,460,000 l) of water and contains more than seven hundred animals. The Aquarium also features a Touch Tank, where patrons may touch horseshoe crabs, Atlantic stingrays, and other marine animals.

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Paddle Boarding & Kayaking

Paddle Boarding & Kayaking

At Nature Adventures Outfitters, our entire focus is on giving you the best kayak, canoe, or paddleboarding experience the waters near Charleston and the South Carolina coast have to offer.  Whether you're staying at the Isle of Palms, Sullivan's Island, or Downtown Charleston, we have tours for every member of the family.  Featuring expedition sea kayaking to South Carolina attractions including the barrier islands, blackwater swamps and rivers.  No experience necessary, so plan your next South Carolina vacation with Nature Adventures Outfitters!

Our record on Safety and our University Degreed Master Naturalist Guides have given us a reputation as Coastal South Carolina's most recommended and respected Kayak Guide Service.

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Wine & Design

Wine & Design

Conveniently located off Broadway Street in Mount Pleasant, SC, individuals and families will find the creative night out they have been looking for.  At night, adults come to the studio and sip up while they are taught step-by-step by a local artist an amazing, original piece of art.  In addition to offering public and private painting parties at their studio, they also host parties at various off-site locations.

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Ghost Tours on the Yorktown

Ghost Tours on the Yorktown

Are the spirits of past heroes still on duty aboard the USS YORKTOWN? Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum, the USS YORKTOWN (CV-10) Association and the Charleston Attraction Group are teaming up to offer a special tour that will allow visitors to investigate stories of sacrifice, heroism and the unexplained.

Stitched Panorama
USS Yorktown

USS Yorktown

Patriots Point Development Authority was established in the mid 1970's on Charleston Harbor with the center piece of the museum being the World War II aircraft carrier, the USS YORKTOWN.

Patriots Point, on the Charleston Harbor in Mount Pleasant, SC, is the home of Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum and a fleet of National Historic Landmark ships, including the USS YORKTOWN, Cold War Memorial, the only Vietnam Support Base Camp in the U.S. and the Congressional Medal of Honor Museum.

Book the Room Package now!

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Fort Sumter

Fort Sumter

April 12th, 1861…the first shots were fired on Fort Sumter, and so began the American Civil War.
Fort Sumter’s significance in history is a benchmark.  The site of the first shots fired in the American Civil War, Fort Sumter is a poignant part of our country’s biography.  The story of brother against brother touches not only those who have a keen interest in history, but anyone who visits this prestigious site. You will step back in time when you step off our boat and onto this well preserved piece of American history.

Once aboard, you will experience a relaxing 30 minute narrated cruise to historic Fort Sumter.  You will learn about the events which led to the outbreak of America’s most bloody war.

EVENTS

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Bands, Burgers and Brews Burger Throwdown
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Oysters on the Point
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Party at the Point
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Bazaar at the Point

Bands, Burgers and Brews Burger Throwdown

Welcome to the Inaugural Bands, Burgers and Brews Competition hosted by The Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina. We are excited to bring this event to the Lowcountry and our guests. We are proud to announce that our 2015 Grand Prize Winner will be qualified for the World Food Championship 2015 in Kissimmee, Florida, November 3rd – 10th as a WFC Preferred Qualifier – World Burger Championship.

What is the Bands, Burgers and Brews Throwdown? Local Chefs will compete in a live burger cook-off against one another for the BEST Burger in the Lowcountry.

Sunday, May 3, 2015
Charleston Harbor Resort_Wood Chip Logo_81pm - 5pm on our Private Beach Area
$10 General Admission at the Gate
$1 Tickets sold for concessions. Burger samples will be 1/4 of a burger for $1.00
Craft Beer, Spirits, Soda and Water will also be available for sale.

Bands & Teams to be announced soon.

Oysters on the Point

A sister of Party at the Point, this once a month winter series features locally steamed oysters, live music, and plenty of beer choices.  This winter series always kicks off in December on the same day as the Charleston Parade of Boats which can be seen perfectly from our pier.  It is hosted on Saturday afternoons from 2pm - 6pm.  Complimentary for resort guests.

  • Monthly on Saturdays in December, January, February, and March
  • January 24, 2015 2pm - 6pm with Midnight Run
  • February 21, 2015 2pm - 6pm with Seven Handle Circus
  • March 28, 2015 2pm - 6pm post Cooper River Bridge Run Celebration
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Party at the Point

Spring and Fall Concert Series 

Entering its 15th year and billed as Charleston’s “premier happy hour concert series,” the long-running annual summer and fall concert series Party at the Point is hosted on Friday evenings.  A live music, family friendly event hosted on our beachfront with plenty of food and drinks available.
5:30pm – 9:30pm Complimentary for resort guests. $7.00 for public.

2015 Party at the Point 15th Anniversary Season

April 24 - Departure (Ultimate Journey Tribute Band)
May 1   -  Atlas Road Crew with The Tarlatans
May 8   -  The Dead 27s with Simplified
May 15 -  Charleston's own The Blue Dogs
May 22 -  U2 by UV (A U2 Concert Experience)
May 29 -  Seven Handle Circus with The Kenny George Band
June 5 -   Banana Pancakes (A Jack Johnson Tribute)
June 12 - Sol Driven Train with Jordan Igoe
June 19 - Reggae Night with The Dubplates
June 26 - Season Finale with The Dave Matthews Tribute Band

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Bazaar at the Point

A FREE monthly community event focused on locally sourced products, arts and crafts, and open to the public.  This event will provide a gathering spot for the locals with a variety of local vendors including but not limited to:  specialty local food and drinks, live music, crafts, environmental education, kids corner, and more.

The Fourth Sunday of Every Month 11am-2pm:

  • April 26, 2015
  • May 24, 2015
  • June 28, 2015
  • July 26, 2015
  • August 23, 2015
  • September 27, 2015
  • October 25, 2015
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Smoke on the Harbor BBQ Throwdown

Smoke on the Harbor BBQ Throwdown

A fully sanctioned national event with the Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS). Centered around our Lookout Pavilion, this annual event features two days of barbeque competition within a large competitor and vendor village. There will be numerous options for food and refreshments, live music performances, and provide an overall family friendly, casual and fun atmosphere.

November 13th & 14th 2015

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Bands, Burgers and Brews Burger Throwdown

Bands, Burgers and Brews Burger Throwdown

Welcome to the Inaugural Bands, Burgers and Brews Competition hosted by The Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina. We are excited to bring this event to the Lowcountry and our guests. We are proud to announce that our 2015 Grand Prize Winner will be qualified for the World Food Championship 2015 in Kissimmee, Florida, November 3rd – 10th as a WFC Preferred Qualifier – World Burger Championship.

What is the Bands, Burgers and Brews Throwdown? Local Chefs will compete in a live burger cook-off against one another for the BEST Burger in the Lowcountry.

Sunday, May 3, 2015
Charleston Harbor Resort_Wood Chip Logo_81pm - 5pm on our Private Beach Area
$10 General Admission at the Gate
$1 Tickets sold for concessions. Burger samples will be 1/4 of a burger for $1.00
Craft Beer, Spirits, Soda and Water will also be available for sale.

Bands & Teams to be announced soon.

oysters
Oysters on the Point

Oysters on the Point

A sister of Party at the Point, this once a month winter series features locally steamed oysters, live music, and plenty of beer choices.  This winter series always kicks off in December on the same day as the Charleston Parade of Boats which can be seen perfectly from our pier.  It is hosted on Saturday afternoons from 2pm - 6pm.  Complimentary for resort guests.

  • Monthly on Saturdays in December, January, February, and March
  • January 24, 2015 2pm - 6pm with Midnight Run
  • February 21, 2015 2pm - 6pm with Seven Handle Circus
  • March 28, 2015 2pm - 6pm post Cooper River Bridge Run Celebration
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Party at the Point

Party at the Point

Spring and Fall Concert Series 

Entering its 15th year and billed as Charleston’s “premier happy hour concert series,” the long-running annual summer and fall concert series Party at the Point is hosted on Friday evenings.  A live music, family friendly event hosted on our beachfront with plenty of food and drinks available.
5:30pm – 9:30pm Complimentary for resort guests. $7.00 for public.

2015 Party at the Point 15th Anniversary Season

April 24 - Departure (Ultimate Journey Tribute Band)
May 1   -  Atlas Road Crew with The Tarlatans
May 8   -  The Dead 27s with Simplified
May 15 -  Charleston's own The Blue Dogs
May 22 -  U2 by UV (A U2 Concert Experience)
May 29 -  Seven Handle Circus with The Kenny George Band
June 5 -   Banana Pancakes (A Jack Johnson Tribute)
June 12 - Sol Driven Train with Jordan Igoe
June 19 - Reggae Night with The Dubplates
June 26 - Season Finale with The Dave Matthews Tribute Band

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Bazaar at the Point

Bazaar at the Point

A FREE monthly community event focused on locally sourced products, arts and crafts, and open to the public.  This event will provide a gathering spot for the locals with a variety of local vendors including but not limited to:  specialty local food and drinks, live music, crafts, environmental education, kids corner, and more.

The Fourth Sunday of Every Month 11am-2pm:

  • April 26, 2015
  • May 24, 2015
  • June 28, 2015
  • July 26, 2015
  • August 23, 2015
  • September 27, 2015
  • October 25, 2015
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smoke on harbor
Smoke on the Harbor BBQ Throwdown

Smoke on the Harbor BBQ Throwdown

A fully sanctioned national event with the Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS). Centered around our Lookout Pavilion, this annual event features two days of barbeque competition within a large competitor and vendor village. There will be numerous options for food and refreshments, live music performances, and provide an overall family friendly, casual and fun atmosphere.

November 13th & 14th 2015

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