Hotels Near Charleston and Great Historical Houses

Charleston is a great place for a spring vacation. There are tons of great events going on and attractions to check out. Stay at great hotels near Charleston like the Shem Creek Inn. The Shem Creek Inn is a beautiful Charleston harbor resort in Mt. Pleasant. The Shem Creek Inn features fifty beautifully decorate guest rooms with comfortable beds, cozy linens and luxury bath amenities. The Shem Creek Inn is the perfect place to stay for a beautiful view of the Shem Creek and downtown Charleston without having to stay in downtown Charleston. The Shem Creek Inn is the perfect place for family or couples to stay who want a little piece and quiet during their vacation.

When staying at the Shem Creek Inn, take a short ride over the Arthur Ravenel Bridge and check out all the great old historical buildings in downtown Charleston like the Heyward-Washington House. Located in downtown Charleston, the Heyward-Washington house was built in 1772 by rice planter Daniel Heyward as a townhouse for her son. The city rented the house in 1791 for George Washington to stay at during his week-long visit to Charleston.  The house is now a museum featuring priceless American and Charleston made furniture some of which dates back to the 1700s. The house also features beautiful gardens and other unique buildings. This house is perfect for those who want to see pre-revolutionary Charleston architecture and amazing history.

Check out the Heyward- Washington House and other great historical buildings in downtown Charleston when you stay at the Shem Creek Inn. The Shem Creek Inn is located a short ten minute drive from everything to see and do in downtown Charleston. They offer great MT pleasant SC hotels packages for a great trip to downtown Charleston. Contact their friendly staff today with any questions or to book your vacation.

Posted in Blog by Brianne Asher on March 1, 2013