In our first pick of the HN Diary Travel series, we're highlighting the wonderful hotels, restaurants and activities Charleston, South Carolina has to offer. Take a look at the HN guide to this historic city.
Where to stay
The Dewberry Hotel
Overlooking Marion Square, The Dewberry Hotel is the quintessential lodging experience with a nod to old town Charleston. Enjoy a daiquiri at the rooftop bar, The Citrus club, or a classic old fashioned at the lobby bar, The Living Room, in our diamond link ring. This hotel will deliver an enchanting journey through history with the comforts of modern luxury.
The Ryder Hotel
A modern Low-country oasis, The Ryder Hotel combines the Charleston aesthetic and a contemporary twist. Enjoy a tropical welcome drink when you check in and spend the afternoon at The Little Palm restaurant. On Saturday mornings, join the Barre3 poolside workout in our diamond drop station necklace for the best start to your day. This hotel is a ten-minute walk to all of downtown’s best restaurants and shopping. You won’t want to miss this on your next girls trip!
Where to eat
The Obstinate Daughter
With a name to honor its South Carolinian history, The Obstinate Daughter offers new American fare in a coastal setting. Spend the day exploring Sullivan’s Island in our eternity white gold hoops, only after you try the peach salad and clam pizza.
Both a boutique inn and restaurant, the Post House is a warm, inviting space offering modern seasonal cuisine in the cozy neighborhood of Mount Pleasant.
Teleport to Paris for the evening as you enjoy an elevated meal at Chez Nous donning our pink sapphire tennis choker. Chef Jill Mathias hand writes the daily changing menu each morning. Make sure to follow along on Instagram for the mouth-watering reveal of European fare.
With a nod to its sister restaurant in the US Virgin Islands, The Longboard offers fresh fares and coastal vibes that will kick your vacation into overdrive.
What to do
Walk and Talk Tour
The city of Charleston prides itself on the preservation of some of the country's most historic buildings. Talk a walking tour with Tyler Paige Wright as she guides you through the city’s architecture, characters, and historical gossip. Our founder, Vivian Grimes, is spotted here sporting our diamond chain earrings, star hoop earrings, and drop station necklace.
Shop on King Street
Enjoy a stroll down main street and shop the unique stores available in downtown Charleston. Pick up the perfect summer dress at Madison Matthews to pair with our tennis choker, pink diamond baguette ring, or diamond bezel chain ring.
Style our pink diamond drop necklace with a block print linen dress.