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  • THE GOVERNOR’S HOUSE BLOG

    Let us inspire you with an inside look at the Governor’s House Inn! Discover this historical National Landmark and how it offers the perfect setting for romantic getaways, weddings, vacations and corporate retreats. Each post puts you in the middle of the southern ambiance that you’ll only find at our elegant Charleston bed and breakfast inn!
    • 05
    • May2021

    The House of Former Governor Edward Rutledge

    There are so many options for places to get married that one can easily get overwhelmed. For those about to look for a venue in which to share vows and commit to a life of togetherness, it can be helpful to have some guidelines so as not to get overwhelmed. If the couple to be […]

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    • 30
    • Apr2021

    Events You Should Attend If You’re In the South Carolina Area

    South Carolina is a place steeped in tradition, with landmarks and events that boast the best of culture, art and entertainment. You are not left short of options when looking for things to do in the heart of the Palmetto State. If you’re a hopeless romantic or on a trip with your significant other, you […]

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    • 26
    • Feb2021

    Finding The Perfect Location For The Big “I Do”

    Getting hitched is a big deal. It’s a major commitment and a public gesture that you’ve chosen one person above all others. The to-do list is endless: do you don a cream Calvin Klein number, or go boho and barefoot? Should you and your honey write your own vows or just Google them? Do you […]

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    • 05
    • Feb2021

    Bachelor Party Planning 101: An Easy Step-by-Step Guide

    A bachelor party is a fabled event, heralded at the last real boys’ night out on the town before tying the knot at gorgeous mansion wedding venues in Charleston. While this may or may not be true, that certainly is a lot of pressure to live up to for those involved in the planning stages. […]

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    • 03
    • Feb2021

    Debunking Some Common Myths About Bed and Breakfast Stays

    There is no denying that bed and breakfasts are the way to go when it comes to enjoying taking the travel experience to a whole new level. Not only do they offer the type of attention to detail and comfortable amenities that the hotel and motel experience just can’t touch, but they also give their […]

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    • 01
    • Jan2021

    Top 6 “I Do” Trends of 2021

    Planning on saying “I do” next year? Traditionally, when we think of our “big day,” it encompasses cake trends, color pallets, floral arrangements, and the excitement that comes with tying the knot. When looking for your “something old,” consider one of the many historic wedding venues in Charleston.   Over the years, couples have transitioned […]

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    • 01
    • Dec2020

    Extraordinary Weddings in Historic Charleston

    Planning a wedding and reception is a daunting task that requires time, research, budgeting, and decisions large and small. More and more, today’s couples are looking for a city and venue that will attract out-of-town guests with amenities and fun things to do. For many, the clear choice is a historic wedding venue in Charleston, […]

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    • 02
    • Oct2020

    An Ideal Setting for a Grand Entrance

    What bride doesn’t dream of making a grand entrance down a centuries-old curved staircase? Just imagining the faces of their guests as they prepare to say their “I do’s” in a historic mansion will bring joy and pride to the happy couple. The gorgeous crystal chandeliers, period wallpaper, and dramatic fireplaces provide the perfect backdrop […]

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    • 08
    • Sep2020

    Plan a Fun Getaway to an Historic Wedding Venue in Charleston

    Reservations in a Historical Mansion   Experience the feeling of what it is like to be immersed in history by planning a trip to Charleston. Reserve a room or an entire 1700 historical mansion. Walk and live in the same rooms where the Founding Fathers slept, sat, talked, and ate. The ambience is unlike any […]

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    • 28
    • Jul2020

    Bed & Breakfasts – Not Your Ordinary Chain Hotels 

    Many travelers have never stayed in a bed and breakfast, or “B&B”, and have never realized they could stay in a historic mansion as a pampered guest. They may feel B&Bs are just for honeymooners or romantic weekends. In fact, B&Bs offer extraordinary service, modern amenities, gourmet cuisine, and décor unmatched by the big chain […]

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