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Charleston’s Ultimate Bachelorette Guide

 Charleston’s Ultimate Bachelorette Guide

Tying the knot is one of the biggest moments of your life. And without a seasoned traveler and partyologist to mix things up, it could be—well—just another event. But when you let Crafted Travel lead the way, you can charge full speed ahead and have the experience of a lifetime in one of the world’s most Romantic destinations! This bachelorette how-to guide is your ticket to the finest restaurants and clubs in Charleston with even more happiness to enjoy at the dawn of a new chapter! We truly hope to craft an energetic and fun experience for your whole group and the bride-to-be!

 

Table of Contents

  1. What to Do

  2. Where to Stay

  3. Working with a Charleston Event Planner

  4. Spending Time on a Crafted Travel Event

  5. Local Eateries Perfect for your Retreat

  6. Charleston Nightlife

  7. Charleston Brewery District

  8. Sightseeing in the Holy City

  9. Tips and Must Knows for Bachelorettes

What to Do

Charleston is known as a welcoming culture that doesn’t discriminate against your walk of life or the qualities that make you, you. One thing people enjoy is the ability to have a great weekend without breaking the bank. There is so much to enjoy no matter the size of your budget, and Crafted Travel knows this. You can visit some Grade A locations for free:

  • Charleston City Market

  • The Charleston Battery

  • White Point Garden

  • Angel Oak Tree

  • Charleston Beachfronts

  • Waterfront Park & Pineapple Fountain

Where to Stay

There is a plethora of hotel options—some luxury grade, others with a modest feel—in several unique Downtown neighborhoods. Your bachelorette squad can get some well-earned downtime at any of these Charleston area hotels:

Downtown Charleston Luxury Hotels

  • The Spectator Hotel

  • Grand Bohemian Hotel

  • Belmond Charleston Place

  • French Quarter Inn

  • Wentworth Mansion

  • Hotel Bennett

Downtown Charleston Affordable Hotels

  • Holiday Inn Riverview

  • Marriott & Hilton Hotels

  • Hampton Inn Historic District

THE PERKS OF WORKING WITH A TRAVEL PLANNER

We understand if you like things your way, but letting someone take over every once in a while isn’t so bad. And this certain “someone” is basically a PhD in travel planning—and when you know who you are dealing with, you will know why. Crafted Travel has a penchant for working to meet the demands of clientele from all backgrounds, and their success is shines through a diverse portfolio of tours available:

There are plenty of other options around Charleston if you are not interested one of these tours. Leave it to our luxury black car service for safe and comfortable transportation no matter where you go. From bike rentals to zipline adventures, you can experience the magic of the Holy City from any vantage point:

Spending Time on a Crafted Travel Event

It all begins with group coordination, fixing convenient travel arrangements, and making the most of your time! And if you choose Crafted Travel’s specialized itinerary for the bride-to-be’s momentous occasion—with the help of a Charleston Party Bus—the bachelorette planning process is a breeze. Party Bus options from the Charleston Black Cab Company have a passenger capacity between eight and nearly fifty.

A full range of amenities can range from:

  • Mimosa Kits

  • Local Seasonal Craft Beer

  • Complimentary Cheese Plate

  • Snacks & Cold Bottled Water

  • Wraparound Leather Seating

  • Premium Stereo System

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Local Eateries Perfect for your Retreat

Make your stay in Charleston elegant by choosing from some of the best cuisine locales in the nation. Our city was actually ranked the seventh best “Foodie City” in the United States by U.S. News & World Report. There’s a spice for every tongue with dishes of Southern, Italian & American flair on the menu. Catering is also something Crafted Travel can accommodate with a weekend trip to Deep Water Vineyard.

Downtown Charleston

  • Indaco

  • MacIntosh

  • Grill 225

  • Oak Steakhouse

  • Muse Restaurant

  • Bay Street Biergarten

  • Stars Rooftop & Grill Room

Mount Pleasant

  • Page’s Okra Grill

  • Coleman Public House

  • The Shelter Kitchen + Bar

  • Langdon’s Restaurant & Wine Bar

  • Charleston Harbor Fish House

Folly Beach

  • Lost Dog Café

  • Rita’s Seaside Grill

  • Woody’s Pizza

  • Loggerhead’s Beach Grill

  • Bowen’s Island Restaurant

Isle of Palms

  • Crave

  • Boathouse

  • The Refuge

  • The Windjammer

Sullivan’s Island

  • Poe’s Tavern

  • Dunleavy’s Pub

  • The Obstinate Daughter

Charleston Nightlife

Nightlife is a medium that allows you to seek out the darker side of Charleston—an unseen plethora of action—that can radically transform your stay, if you can handle it. It is only another way to explore, and Charleston has plenty of venues to make it happen. You can book a booth at the glamorous Club Deco, or take a seat at Kaminsky’s for a sweet treat—the choice is yours.

King Street

  • Club Deco

  • 39 Rue de Jean

  • Midtown Bar & Grill

  • Republic Garden & Lounge

East Bay Street/Market Street

  • Carmella’s

  • Kaminsky’s

  • Cane Rhum Bar

  • Pavilion Rooftop Bar

Charleston Brewery District

Charleston’s Brewery District is infused with famed Lowcountry spirit with plenty of handcrafted brews and homemade dishes on the horizon. The partition of land, known as “The Neck” is home to thirteen craft breweries that are acclaimed for producing the finest malt beverages anywhere from dark porters to golden pale ales with creative headliners like Hell or High Watermelon and Poke the Bear. Enjoy every last drop by climbing aboard an all-new Charleston Party Bus illuminated by colorful strobe lights and brought to life with an exceptional stereo system and bubbly libations.

  • Revelry Brewing

  • Munkle Brewing

  • Lo-Fi Brewing

  • Palmetto Brewing

  • Edmund’s Oast Brewing

And here are our top picks nestled just outside the Brewery District:

  • Low Tide Brewing

  • Holy City Brewing

  • Rusty Bull Brewing

  • Frothy Beard Brewing

You can pump the brakes on traditional brewery fair at Frothy Beard Brewing, as they have partnered with Zombie Bob’s Pizza to give you the pairing of golden-crisp dough and melted cheese with a refreshing malty beverage. And on the way out you are encouraged to check out arcade or take a break at the beer garden out back, depending on where you’re at. Most breweries have a pet-friendly policy where you can leash your Fido and drink down a cold one. Don’t forget to fill out a waiver form and come packed with plenty of treats and a food bowl.

Sightseeing in the Holy City

The delicate array of beautiful architecture and other wonders is endless, and it is exactly why Charleston attracts gazers from around the globe annually. All spots embody something unique, allowing you to relate to them in your own way. If you don’t feel the vibe of a location, don’t worry—you’ll find something attractive not far off. Here are a few ideas:

  • Rainbow Row

  • Charleston Oceanfront Villas

  • The Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge

  • Patriot’s Point Golf Course

  • Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

  • Kiawah & Seabrook Island

Tips and Must-Knows for Bachelorettes

If you are booking a weekend with us, there are some important things to know to have fun, stay safe, and be yourself. The first step of having the time of your life is to know what you’re getting yourself into—starting off with reading firsthand accounts of what a Party Bus is and what it offers to you. This is followed by an action plan that allows you to extract the most out of the bachelorette experience.

Crafted Travel is the most qualified party & travel expert in Charleston, offering the widest selection of tours and customizable options sure to bring joy to your heart and a smile to your face. Let our experienced team craft something wonderful for your bachelorette group and the bride-to-be. It is the perfect way to burst onto the scene for an epic and memorable adventure! And remember—the city is yours for the taking—seize the opportunity!