Charleston Area
Wedding Ceremony Venues
Say “I do” in a place that is meaningful to you. Churches, chapels, and temples abound. Or, select a unique, “wow” locale to exchange your vows.
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Whatever your event is, it can all happen with SpiritLine Cruises & Events. Exquisite Charleston views provide the backdrop - your guests will be enchanted! Whatever you imagine: a sunset ceremony, a star-lite reception, an engagement party or rehearsal dinner and more, we’ll make it unforgettable and uniquely yours.
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You deserve the wedding of your dreams! Choose from a variety of settings throughout our breathtaking 170-acre tranquil area, which has become a favorite destination for both locals and visitors from around the world.
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The expansive views of the Ashley River, the ancient live oaks draped in Spanish moss, and the intimate garden walkways set an unforgettable stage for an evening of romance. Visit America's last romantic garden, you will fall in love!
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The Pelican Watch, the only public beachfront rental facility in Charleston County, overlooks the beautiful shoreline known as “the Edge of America.” This 1200-sq.ft, 2-level shelter includes restrooms, picnic tables, grill, horseshoe pit, and direct beach access. Image courtesy of BlackDeerMedia.com
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A private courtyard for intimate affairs, a sprawling lawn for grand entrances, an oversized fireplace for cozy gatherings and floor-to-ceiling windows that fill the great hall with natural light make this venue easily adaptable to any vision.
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Situated at the edge of a beautiful lake within a short drive of historic Charleston, this charming venue features stunning natural views. The Lake House, Island Pavilion, and outdoor space can accommodate up to 150 people. A site tour is required.
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The Carolina Girl is Charleston’s only exclusive special events yacht that serves as a unique waterfront venue. Comfortably seating 150 people, she delivers the perfect pairing of a posh setting and unparalleled views of Charleston Harbor, Historic District and bridges.
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The expansive views of the Ashley River, the ancient live oaks draped in Spanish moss, and the intimate garden walkways set an unforgettable stage for an evening of romance. Visit America's last romantic garden, you will fall in love!
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This beautiful gem is located in the heart of West Ashley. Amenities include large meadows, marsh views, gorgeous backdrops, and a unique country setting. It can accommodate groups up to 500, but also serves as a great spot for small private functions. A site tour is required.
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Wild Dunes Resort boasts oceanfront venues with exceptional catering and AAA hotel accommodations and vacation rentals for you and your guests. We host grand events to intimate affairs and offer golf, tennis, spa services, island activities and more. 844-775-3358 or MarryatWildDunes.com
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The Charleston area’s most celebrated wedding destination, Woodlands Mansion, is an impeccably restored, eighteen bedroom, 1906 plantation styled manor on eleven lush acres offering the unique option to reserve the entire estate for your wedding, reception or both for an unforgettable weekend.
the_lake_house_at_bulow
Situated at the edge of a beautiful lake within a short drive to historic Charleston, this charming venue features stunning natural views. The Lake House, Island Pavilion, and outdoor space can accommodate up to 200 people. A site tour is required.
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Charleston's premier art museum offers a setting rich with history and charm. The Gibbes' Beaux Arts building boasts impressive architectural detailing and ample rooms with soaring ceilings. This exceptional Charleston venue will transform your special day into a one-of-a-kind celebration.
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Built in 1825, this magnificent home is located in the historic district of Charleston. Exceptional architectural details and elliptical staircase grace this antebellum home. The large piazza overlooking the formal garden provides an elegant backdrop for your distinctive event.
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Tides offers the perfect oceanfront venue for ceremonies on the sand and beach side festivities. With full-service catering, we are pleased to host everything from casual beach side events to formal black-tie affairs for up to 300 guests.
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The expansive views of the Ashley River, the ancient live oaks draped in Spanish moss, and the intimate garden walkways set an unforgettable stage for an evening of romance. Visit America's last romantic garden, you will fall in love!
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For intimate gatherings or grand affairs, choose the perfect ceremony location ranging from secluded garden rooms to the iconic Parterre and Butterfly Lakes. Reception locations offer panoramic views of the Greensward with plenty of space for dining, entertainment and dancing.
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Traditional grace. At this 1840s home, the walls whisper of legendary parties attended by governors, international dignitaries, and blushing brides alike. Recently redecorated with quintessentially Charleston colors and furnishings, the grandeur of this home - with its avenue of majestic, moss-draped oak trees—is timeless.
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Nestled on Hobcaw Creek in Mt. Pleasant, the Creek Club at I'On is an awe-inspiring waterfront location. Views of the surrounding marsh and water, spacious wrap-around porches, and a deep water dock make the Creek Club a beautifully versatile venue.
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Tucked within the woodlands of a 1,015-acre park, Cypress Hall is a 3,700-sq.ft. venue. Amenities include a dressing room, kitchen with catering entrance, stage, and picnic area with grills. It can accommodate 300 reception-style, 200 seated, or 400 utilizing the adjacent meadow.
legare_waring_house_charles_towne_landing_state_historic_site
Traditional grace. At this 1840s home, the walls whisper of legendary parties attended by governors, international dignitaries, and blushing brides alike. Recently redecorated with quintessentially Charleston colors and furnishings, the grandeur of this home - with its avenue of majestic, moss-draped oak trees—is timeless.
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Charleston’s best event venue happens to be in Mount Pleasant. Indoor and outdoor spaces complete with a stunning waterfront courtyard featuring a covered gazebo and majestic fountain. Make your event memorable at Sweetgrass Event Center.
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Cottage on the Creek is an enchanting waterfront location on Historic Shem Creek in Mount Pleasant, SC. Sprawling decks, a private deep water dock, classic shrimp boats, and beautiful sunsets make Cottage on the Creek a beautifully unique venue.
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Looking for a Destination Wedding? Located right outside of Charleston, South Carolina is Folly Beach. We have 12 breathtaking ocean front & ocean view homes for that special day. Rent at Fred Holland Realty. We have 40 years experience.
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Set against the backdrop of the antebellum plantation house, the tree-lined plantation offers a beautiful and historic setting. This peaceful, moss-draped oasis includes an outdoor pavilion, a sweeping oak allée, and the 600-year old McLeod Oak. It can host groups up to 200.
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Stunning panorama. Thanks to its perch on the Cooper River, in the footprint of the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, this new event space boasts one particularly breathtaking attribute - the view. Situated amid Mt. Pleasant’s picturesque Memorial Waterfront Park, this venue is paralleled to none.
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Nestled amid a landscape of meadows, farm fields, and equestrian barns and show rings is one of the most unique venues located in a corner of the Lowcountry largely unknown even to locals. Small events, as well as large groups can be accommodated. A site tour is required.
laurel_hill_plantation
Located in Mount Pleasant, Laurel Hill features an oak allée, large meadows, and gorgeous backdrops. It can accommodate groups up to 500, but is still intimate enough for small private functions. Please note that electricity and water are not available on-site. A site tour is required.
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Let us help you make your special day unforgettable! Dine and dance under stars on one of our 3 beautiful and unique vessels. We can accommodate anywhere from 2-250 for private cruises and provide the perfect venue for you to enjoy the beautiful scenery that Charleston Harbor has to offer.
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It's your wedding. Make waves. Transform our world-class Aquarium into your unforgettable wedding venue. With the impressive Great Ocean Tank or the picturesque Charleston Harbor as the backdrop, your unique celebration will leave a lasting impression.
mcleod_plantation
Set against the backdrop of the antebellum plantation house, the tree-lined plantation offers a beautiful and historic setting. This peaceful, moss-draped oasis includes an outdoor pavilion, a sweeping oak allée, and the 600-year old McLeod Oak. It can host groups up to 200.
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Located within the beautiful 643-acre park, Edisto Hall offers a wonderful vista of majestic live oaks. This 3,500-sq.ft. venue features a kitchen with catering entrance, stage, and picnic area with grills. It can accommodate 300 reception-style, 200 seated, or 400 utilizing the adjacent meadow and oak grove.
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Charleston’s most spectacular waterfront venue featuring versatile indoor and outdoor space and unparalleled sunset views. Built in 1861 and on the National Register of Historic Places, the inside has been extensively remodeled offering, exposed brick, wide plank wood floors, and large windows.
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Stunning panorama. Thanks to its perch on the Cooper River, in the footprint of the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, this new event space boasts one particularly breathtaking attribute - the view. Situated amid Mt. Pleasant’s picturesque Memorial Waterfront Park, this venue is paralleled to none.
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Located on the banks of the Stono River and minutes from historic downtown Charleston, the Island House offers couples a true Lowcountry setting for an unforgettable Charleston wedding. Our gorgeous grounds include a 40'x80' tent, tables and chairs.
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As the original beach wedding company in the Charleston, SC area, our philosophy has always been that beach weddings should be beautiful, stress-free and affordable. From just an officiant, to full service. Weddings, elopements, vow renewals, commitment ceremonies.
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Located in the historic and charming Old Village, Alhambra Hall is one of the most coveted ceremony and reception spots in Mount Pleasant. The building offers dramatic views of the Charleston Harbor, wrap-around porches, vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, and plenty of Lowcountry charm, making it a fantastic backdrop for your wedding.
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Everyone agrees...A special occasion needs a special setting! Situated near the intercoastal waterway, out antebellum home epitomizes the southern plantation tradition of elegance. We have a truly unique setting that reflects the famous lowcountry lifestyle. Call us today!
coleman_hall
Modeled on landmark Charleston churches, this jewel-box chapel has a soaring interior, Palladian windows, and vintage pews. Next-door is Coleman Hall with both indoor and outdoor entertaining spaces, vaulted ceilings, and French doors that open to a jasmine-scented courtyard.
runnymede_plantation
Dating back to 1705, this plantation site was eventually dubbed Runnymede due to its similarity to Runnymede in England. Both properties have a great oak in the center of the yard while their meadows open up flowing rivers. With proof of the original house still standing in the existing, iconic ruins, this hidden Charleston gem sits quietly on over 180 pristine acres and breathtaking river views that provide the perfect backdrop for any event.
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Used during the day by the Lowcountry’s finest sweetgrass basket weavers, this unique venue is available for evening rentals. The pavilion boasts a magnificent view of the Cooper River and Bridge which are best enjoyed at sunset.
The Citadel Beach Club
Located on the Isle of Palms, The Citadel Beach Club is a premiere oceanfront venue. The indoor ballroom and the outdoor Blue & Grey Pavilion are available for rental for social and corporate events.