5 SERIOUSLY RECOMMENDED Charleston wedding venues for out-of-town brides


Are you planning a destination wedding in Charleston, South Carolina? Finding the best venue that will accomodate your needs and simplify the long-distance process can be quite a task...but it doesn't have to be. Here is a list of the top 5 most recommended Charleston wedding venues for out of town brides. 


Old Wide Awake Plantation-

  • rustic 'Charleston bride' look and style
  • the house manager is also the wedding planner which makes it super easy to organize and great for other vendor referrals
  • large property and beautiful house



Charleston Harbor Resort and Marina-

  • large facility
  • multiple ceremony and reception locations to choose from
  • private beach front property
  • catering and lodging included


The Barn at Summers Corner-

  • budget friendly
  • tons of perks included like: juke box for music, antique decor, furniture, bridal suite
  • gorgeous barn and farm property
  • perfect for country couples!


SMALL SCALE WEDDING VENUES (Less than 50 guests)

The Governor House Inn- 

  • bed & breakfast can accommodate up to 22 overnight guests and up to 50 wedding guests
  •  the #1 B&B in Charleston on TripAdvisor
  • pristine historical house dates back to 1760
  • close proximity to the Battery and White Point Gardens - perfect for photo opportunities before/during the wedding or for guests to tour while in town
  • located in the heart of downtown- close to restaurant options for the rehearsal dinner



Charleston Harbor Tours-

  • awesome way to show your guests the best of Charleston - sunset, water, Ravenel Bridge, the Battery, etc.
  • fun, unique, unforgettable experience!
  • catering, beverage, and entertainment can be provided
  • can accomodate up to 250 guests -- it is a better experience though with a smaller group because all guests can be in the same area where the 'action' is happening!